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Sep 10, 2014, 10:58 ET

National Summit on Smart Grid and Climate Change to be held in Washington, DC

 The Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS) announced today that a National Summit will be held in Washington DC on December...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

SmartCard Marketing Systems LLC (OTC:SMKG) Signs MOU with VIEWAY LTD of CHINA In Joint Venture To Enable DCC in North America for Payment Acquirers and Processors.

MONTREAL, Sept 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SmartCard announces memorandum of undertaking with Vieway International LTD to deploy DCC (Dynamic...

Sep 08, 2014, 07:00 ET

What You Need to Know About Kids, Concussions and Recovery, at

A night game, a line drive and a ball lost in the lights resulted in a concussion for 13-year-old Nick. He saw a doctor; he spent a few days...

Sep 05, 2014, 03:28 ET

Spannung wächst im Vorfeld der Military E-Learning & Smart Devices 2014 nach Ankündigung neuer Redner

Mit Repräsentanten aus den USA, Polen, Finnland, Schweden, Dänemark, Norwegen, Estland, Großbritannien und mehr findet die Military...

Sep 05, 2014, 00:48 ET

Military E-learning & Smart Devices 2014 continue à susciter l'enthousiasme avec l'annonce de nouveaux intervenants

Événement sans précédent, la conférence Military E-Learning & Smart Devices 2014 se tiendra du 21 au 23 octobre...

Sep 04, 2014, 04:40 ET

Excitement Continues to Build for Military E-learning & Smart Devices 2014 With the Announcement of New Speakers

With representation from the US, Poland, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, the UK and more, this first of its kind event, Military...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:35 ET
SMART Carpet and Flooring Suggests Empty Nesters Consider a Flooring Project This Fall (PRNewsFoto/SMART Carpet and Flooring)

SMART Carpet and Flooring Suggests Empty Nesters Consider a Flooring Project This Fall

 Fall is a fantastic time of year for home improvement projects. Parents who've seen their children off to college are understandably eager to...

Aug 28, 2014, 16:05 ET
Marin Bright, CEO and founder, Bright Business Media, LLC, publisher of Smart Meetings magazine. (PRNewsFoto/Smart Meetings)

Marin Bright Selected as an Honoree in 2014 Folio: Top Women in Media Awards

Smart Meetings magazine announces that Marin Bright, CEO and founder of Bright Business Media, LLC, has been named one of Folio's Top Women in...

Aug 22, 2014, 17:48 ET

Inc. Magazine Names Smart Energy Today to List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies

Smart Energy Today, a company specializing in helping home owners and businesses make their homes and businesses more comfortable and become more...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

SmartCard Marketing Systems LLC (SMKG:OTC) Welcomes Cam Gentile Who Joins The Company's Advisory Committee

MONTREAL, Aug. 19 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SmartCard Marketing Systems LLC (SMKG:OTC) is pleased to announce Cam Gentile who joins SmartCard as an...

Aug 15, 2014, 08:00 ET

Smart Custom Writing Announces the Launch of its Newly-Revised and User-Friendly Website

 Smart Custom Writing, one of the top custom essay writing service companies in the country, has just completed a thorough upgrade of its...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:15 ET

SMART kapp Earns Multiple Honors Following InfoComm Debut

- SMART kapp wins Best New Product at InfoComm 2014 - Audio-visual industry influencer rAVe also names SMART kapp as Best New...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:40 ET
Looking for a floor that resists water and still looks good? SMART Carpet and Flooring offers the perfect solution - FUSION Hybrid Floor. (PRNewsFoto/SMART Carpet and Flooring)

SMART Carpet and Flooring Now Offering Fusion Hybrid Floor, Specially Designed for High-moisture Environments

Homeowners looking for a quality flooring that's both easy to maintain and remarkably tough need look no further. Fusion's Hybrid Floor combines...

Jul 30, 2014, 13:00 ET

The Smart Dash: The Surge to Market. A Mission of Safety. No More Excuses.

 As the carnage continues, the American public screams for change, and the government, cops and U.S. realpolitik do next to nothing. Americans...

Jul 25, 2014, 12:54 ET
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Smart Gaming Group Reports Revenue Growth Under New Management

Smart Gaming Group announced impressive growth in online gross revenue for the first 2 quarters of 2014, 35% up on the same period last...

Jul 17, 2014, 14:26 ET

Victory for Long Island Rail Road Workers: Statement from SMART General President Joseph Nigro

I am pleased to report that SMART (International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers) members at the Long Island Rail...

Jul 17, 2014, 07:18 ET
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Crowd-Fund-Kids Empowers the Younger Generation

Smart Crowdfunding LLC has brought mainstream crowdfunding to the younger generation. Their new platform, Crowd-Fund-Kids, launched in July 2014,...

Jul 16, 2014, 11:09 ET (PRNewsFoto/Smart's Publishing)

Long-time Insurance Publisher Launches Website to Offer "Insider" Look at Insurance

A recent study by an insurance industry trade organization found that a big reason people don't understand insurance is that insurance people don't...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:00 ET
At, anti-bullying experts and high school students offer tips on how bystanders can stand up to bullying. (PRNewsFoto/Be Smart. Be Well.)

What Happens When Bystanders Stand Up to Bullying?

Bullying and cyberbullying are a part of growing up today. Surveys show that nearly 30 percent of middle and high school students have been bullied...

Jul 07, 2014, 08:35 ET
SMART Carpet and Flooring can handle summertime traffic (PRNewsFoto/SMART Carpet and Flooring)

Resilient Vinyl Flooring Stands Up to Summertime Foot and Paw Traffic, Resists Moisture and Stains

 The summer months are hard on floors: traffic in and out of the home is heavier than any other time of year. However, today's vinyl flooring...