Daily Archives: December 2nd, 2011

Mobile Apps Approaching 1 Million

NEW YORK and ATLANTA, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The total number of individual mobile apps in the marketplace is approaching a major milestone, hitting the 1 million mark within the next week, according to Mobilewalla, the search, discovery and analytics engine that tracks apps in real time. Today the app count rose to 987,863 [...]

FTC Takes Action Against Acai Berry Weight-Loss Sites

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As part of its ongoing crackdown on deceptive health claims, the Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint jointly with the State of Connecticut, seeking to permanently stop a Connecticut-based operation that allegedly used fake news websites to promote their products, made deceptive weight-loss claims, and told consumers they could [...]

IBM to Produce Micron’s Hybrid Memory Cube

ARMONK, N.Y. and BOISE, Idaho, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Micron Technology, Inc. announced today that Micron will begin production of a new memory device built using the first commercial CMOS manufacturing technology to employ through-silicon vias (TSVs). IBM’s advanced TSV chip-making process enables Micron’s Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) to achieve speeds [...]

Call of Duty®: Black Ops Zombies for Apple Devices

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – The Call of Duty® Zombies experience continues on the Apple iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch, as Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), launches Call of Duty®: Black Ops Zombies today.  Adapted from Treyarch’s best-selling console hit, Call of Duty®: Black Ops, and [...]