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Qlik Announces Second Quarter Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Lars Bjork, Chief Executive Officer of Qlik, stated, "In the second quarter we delivered revenue and bottom-line results that exceeded our expectations. In addition, today we introduced our next-generation data visualization application, Qlik Sense Desktop, which is The First commercially available release from the QlikView.Next project, and we announced that we expect the server edition of Qlik Sense to be available in September. The launch of Qlik Sense, combined with the continued strong demand for QlikView demonstrated by our results this quarter, will enable us to capture the significant market opportunity that we see in self-service visualization and Data Discovery." (more...)

BalletBoyz to Perform at Roundhouse Summer Sessions, 31 July - 1 August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

BalletBoyz® are set to perform at Roundhouse Summer Sessions on 31 July and 1 August 2014 with their final UK dates of Liam Scarlett's 'Serpent' and Russell Maliphant's 'Fallen' and an exclusive excerpt of BalletBoyz' highly anticipated new show, 'Young Men', that has been in development for the past year. (more...)

Verisign Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Second Quarter GAAP Financial Results (more...)

Constant Contact Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

"We are pleased with our second quarter results, which represented another solid quarter of revenue growth and increased profitability," said Gail Goodman, chief executive officer of Constant Contact. 'We are raising our revenue guidance for the year and are on target to deliver accelerated revenue growth, expanded profitability and increased free cash flow for 2014. Our confidence in our ability to achieve our long-term growth objectives is reflected in the $30 million share repurchase program we announced today." (more...)

Bassist Chip Shearin Debuts New Single and Forthcoming CD on Innervision Records
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Los Angeles based, North Carolina native Chip Shearin may not be a household name but you've felt his presence and heard his bass playing as the original bass player who played the iconic bass line for Sugar Hill Gangs, 'Rappers Delight!', The bass line that American Band Stand's, Dick Clark said ...”you may not know the rap but they're singing the bass line all over the world!”.. Rolling Stone Magazine's #2 best rap song ever! And The First to chart on billboard and triggering a billion dollar industry. All resting neatly on Shearin's iconic bass line! (more...)

NETGEAR Reports Second Quarter Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Net revenue for the second quarter ended June 29, 2014 was $337.6 million, as compared to $357.7 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, and $349.4 million in The First quarter ended March 30, 2014. Net income, computed in accordance with GAAP, for the second quarter of 2014 was $14.7 million, or $0.40 per diluted share. This compared to GAAP net income of $14.0 million, or $0.36 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2013, and GAAP net income of $14.4 million, or $0.39 per diluted share, in The First quarter of 2014. (more...)

Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival Celebrates Craft Beer with Key Sponsors Lagunitas Brewing and Lake Effect Brewing, 7/25-27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Two neighborhood breweries are among the key sponsors of this year's Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival. Lagunitas Brewing and Lake Effect Brewing are showing their support for Chicago and its communities by participating in the festival on Chicago's Northwest side in Jefferson Park, from Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014. (more...)

Casting and Cameo Groups Announced for Free Public Works' Musical Adaptation of THE WINTER'S TALE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Following last year's acclaimed Public Works production of The Tempest, The Public Theater will continue this community-based initiative this September with a free original musical adaptation of Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE. Featuring more than 200 New Yorkers from all five boroughs performing alongside professional actors and The Public's community partners, Public Works' THE WINTER'S TALE will run for three nights only, September 5-7, at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. Free tickets will be distributed, two per person, at 12:00 p.m. on the day of the show at the Delacorte Theater and via the Virtual Ticketing lottery at www.publictheater.org. (more...)

Datalink Reports 2014 Second Quarter and Six Month Operating Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

GAAP ResultsOn a GAAP basis, the company reported net earnings of $3.6 million or $0.16 per diluted share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. This compares to net earnings of $2.9 million or $0.16 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2013. For the six months ended June 30, 2014, the company reported net earnings of $3.9 million or $0.18 per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $4.0 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, for the six months ended June 30, 2013. (more...)

NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Reveals the Top 48 Acts Chosen to Perform Live at Radio City Music Hall, Beginning 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Get ready to vote America! NBC's top-rated summer series 'America's Got Talent' has selected the Top 47 acts to vie for the coveted $1 million grand prize beginning Tuesday, July 29 (9-11 p.m. ET). The 48th act, chosen by TODAY viewers in the 'TODAY's Got Talent' contest, will be revealed live during the 'America's Got Talent' results show July 30 (9-10 p.m. ET). (more...)

Shawn Mendes is Next Featured Artist on Radio Disney's N.B.T. Music Showcase
by TV News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Fifteen-year-old singer-songwriter and viral video sensation Shawn Mendes is the next featured artist in Radio Disney's popular 'N.B.T.' (Next Big Thing) music showcase. (more...)

"Luminous Sea" Donates 50% of Future Profits To The Ocean Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

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Mattson Technology, Inc. Reports Results for the Second Quarter of 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

FREMONT, Calif., July 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Mattson Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced results for the second quarter ended June 29, 2014. (more...)

SPS Commerce Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, July 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) SPS Commerce, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPSC), a leading provider of cloud based supply chain management solutions, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. (more...)

Informatica Reports Second Quarter Revenues of $250.7 Million
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world's number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE MATTY MATTHEWS FOUNDATION at Capital Fringe Explores Political Influence
by PJ Malmgren - Jul 24, 2014

Many have been lured to Washington with the commitment to use politics to work hard, play by the rules and make things happen - Matty Matthews among them. But whose rules and what things will happen? The Matty Matthews Foundation probes access, relevance and influence in a changing political climate. (more...)

Baidu Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

BEIJING, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Baidu, Inc. (BIDU), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 [1]. (more...)

Ridley Pearson's Bestselling Suspense Novel, Undercurrents, Debuts Digitally
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

NEW YORK, NY - With over 48 published novels in diverse genres, including children's fiction, paranormal, adventure and crime, fans of New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson can now read five of his best suspense thrillers in eBook. RosettaBooks, the leading independent eBook publisher, has published his bestseller Undercurrents, Blood of the Albatross, Hidden Charges, Never Look Back and Probable Cause. (more...)

Restore Health Launches Pharmacogenetic Testing, Enhancing Its Suite of Personalized Medicine Goods and Services
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

MADISON, Wis., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Restore Health, a leading personalized medicine company that provides specialty and compounded pharmaceuticals, announced that it is now offering pharmacogenetics testing that provides drug sensitivity information unique to each individual based upon their particular genetic makeup. Comprehensive medication management is now possible by understanding the interaction between a patient's genetics and their entire drug regimen. (more...)

North Shore Music Theatre to Present GREASE, 8/12-24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

GREASE is the world's #1 rock 'n roll musical and it will be hand-jivin' across the stage at Bill Hanney's award winning North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) for two weeks only. GREASE begins performances on Tuesday, August 12 and plays thru Sunday, August 24. Press night is scheduled for Wednesday, August 13 at 7:30 pm (more...)

RING OF FIRE to Open 7/30 at Saint Michael's Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Chuck Tobin today announced the opening of Richard Maltby, Jr.'s musical tribute to Johnny Cash, Ring of Fire (Wednesday, July 30 - Saturday, August 9, 2014). (more...)

CB&I Reports Strong 2014 Second Quarter Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today reported adjusted net income for the second quarter of $148.3 million, or $1.36 per diluted share, excluding integration related costs of $5.9 million, or $0.05 per diluted share. Second quarter U.S. GAAP net income was $142.4 million, or $1.31 per diluted share.Revenue for the second quarter was $3.3 billion, up from $2.9 billion in the comparable prior year period. Second quarter new awards totaled $4.2 billion, which resulted in a backlog of $31.5 billion. (more...)

Newport Corporation Enters Into Agreement To Acquire Fiber Laser Company V-Gen Ltd.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Newport Corporation (NEWP) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire V-Gen Ltd., a leading developer and manufacturer of fiber lasers headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel. V-Gen is expected to have sales in the range of $15 million to $20 million in The First twelve months after the transaction closes. Terms of the transaction, which is anticipated to close during the third quarter, were not disclosed. (more...)

BWW Reviews: TARZAN Dazzles at the Woodlawn
by Jeff Davis - Jul 24, 2014

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Micrel Reports 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Micrel, Incorporated (MCRL), a leading global manufacturer of IC solutions for the worldwide high performance linear and power, LAN and timing and communications markets, today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. (more...)

Streamline Health' Reports First Quarter 2014 Revenues Of $7.0 Million
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

ATLANTA, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (STRM), a leading provider of transformational data-driven solutions to help healthcare providers reduce exposure to risk, enhance clinical, financial, and operational performance, and improve patient care, today announced financial results for The First quarter of 2014, which ended April 30, 2014. (more...)

MDC Partners Inc. Reports Strong Results For The Three And Six Months Ended June 30, 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

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Callaway Golf Company Reiterates Full Year Financial Guidance; Announces A 9% Increase In Sales, A 40% Increase In Operating Income, And A 12% Increase In Earnings Per Sh
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

CARLSBAD,Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) today announced its first half and second quarter 2014 financial results, demonstrating its turnaround is well underway and positioning it for a return to profitability for the full year. Despite softer than expected market conditions, Callaway reported for The First half of 2014 a 9% increase in sales driven by growth in all product categories: woods (+8%), irons (+14%), putters (+9%), golf balls (+7%) and accessories and other (+5%). Additionally, income from operations increased 40% to $72 million and fully diluted earnings per share increased 12% to $0.66. These increases were driven by the increased sales and improvements in gross margins of 170 basis points, which more than offset a planned increase of $9 million in operating expenses and a $14 million decrease in other income due to adverse changes in foreign currency contract values. The 2014 results also benefitted from a $9 million decrease in pre-tax charges related to the cost reduction initiatives that were completed in 2013. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Georgina Haig as FROZEN's 'Elsa' on ONCE UPON A TIME!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

TIME has just published The First official photo of Georgina Haig as FROZEN's Queen Elsa on ABC's Once Upon a Time - check it out below! (more...)

The National Portrait Gallery Displays A Portrait of a Lead Suffragette for the First Time in 80 Years
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

A newly acquired portrait of Christabel Pankhurst, a leading Suffragette, has gone on public display for The First time in eighty years, the National Portrait Gallery announced today, Thursday 24 July. The portrait accompanies a new display of photographs and archive material marking 100 years since the campaigners staged their final and most violent protests, including an attack on National Portrait Gallery paintings, just before the outbreak of The First World War. (more...)

Apollo's Fire Announces 2014-15 Season, Which Includes THE MONTEVERDI VESPERS OF 1610, Handel's MESSIAH and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, proudly announces its 23rd season under Music Director Jeannette Sorrell. Recently praised for its "European stylishness combined with 'can-do' American entrepreneurism" (THE TELEGRAPH, LONDON), and described as "American bohemian chic…exuberant…flamboyant and fun." (THE BIRMINGHAM POST, U.K.), Apollo's Fire plays to sold-out houses around the world - from London and Madrid to New York, Boston, Toronto and Los Angeles. The ensemble strives to revive the true spirit of baroque performances-not only with period instruments, but with the emotional impact the music was intended to convey. In addition to being in high demand for international touring, Apollo's Fire also enjoys one of the largest baroque subscription audiences in the nation, and its subscription programs in Northeast Ohio have repeatedly been chosen by GRAMOPHONE and BBC MAGAZINE as among the "Top 20 Concerts in North America." (more...)

Rhonda Ross, Daniel Reichard & More Set for Broadway at Birdland in August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced the August lineup for Broadway at Birdland, featuring Daniel Reichard, Jim Caruso, Billy Stritch, Rhonda Ross, Stephen Wallem & Cast Party. (more...)

Scoop: SUPERNATURAL on THE CW - Tuesday, August 12, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 24, 2014

Get all the scoop on SUPERNATURAL, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, August 12, 2014! (more...)

This Week at Bookworks Includes Gloria Drayer with Yoga for Grief, David Ryan and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

This week at Bookworks includes many events, such as Gloria Drayer with Yoga for Grief, David Ryan with The Gentle Art of Wandering, and Jennifer Jacobson reading Tarot cards. There are also events for children like the Harry Potter Book Club. For more information visit bkwrks.com/event. (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch Interested in Taking on BATMAN
by Movies News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

If Ben Affleck as Batman doesn't work out, Benedict Cumberbatch is willing to give it a shot. (more...)

Photo Flash: Zack Snyder Debuts New Photo of Ben Affleck as Batman
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE director Zack Snyder took to Twitter today to debut a new full-color shot of Ben Affleck as Batman, along with '#75.' The caption references the 75th anniversary of the character. Check out the photo below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Griffin Theatre's MEN SHOULD WEEP, Now Playing Through 8/10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Griffin Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere of Ena Lamont Stewart's landmark Scottish drama MEN SHOULD WEEP, directed by ensemble member Robin Witt, playing through August 10, 2014 on the East Stage of the Raven Theatre Complex, 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. Tickets are available at www.griffintheatre.com or by calling (866) 811-4111. Griffin Theatre is the recipient of the 2014 Special Jeff Award, marking 25 years of presenting provocative and transformational theatre that bridges the generations. (more...)

Natalie Cole to Perform at Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

For tickets ($135 orchestra, $125 mezzanine/balcony), call the box office at (203) 438-5795, or order online at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a not-for-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefield, CT, ridgefieldplayhouse.org. (more...)

The New Africa Center Delays Opening Due to Lack of Funds
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

The New Africa Center, formerly known as Museum for African Art is temporarily closed in preparation for its move to Manhattan. Its former homes included Manhattan and the neighborhood of Long Island City in the borough of Queens in New York City, United States. Founded in 1984, the museum is 'dedicated to increasing public understanding and appreciation of African art and culture.' The Museum is also well known for its public education programs that help raise awareness of African culture, and also operates a unique store selling authentic handmade African crafts. (more...)

Win a Neon by Artist Tracey Emin and Support The Old Vic Theatre Trust; Raffle Closes July 31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Tracey Emin has donated one of her neons, valued between £50,000 and £70,000, to raise funds for The Old Vic Theatre Trust. (more...)

Exclusive Soundtrack to Accompany THE WALKING DEAD Season 4 on DVD & Blu-ray
by TV News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Anchor Bay Entertainment has partnered with AMC and Republic Records to offer The Walking Dead fans an exclusive soundtrack with the release of The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season on Blu-ray and DVD. The soundtrack and Blu-ray/DVD sets will be made available only through Walmart. In addition, attendees at Comic-Con International 2014 can preorder the set with the “Rick Grimes Sherriff's Badge” Comic-Con collectible at the Anchor Bay Entertainment booth (#4037). The soundtrack, entitled “Songs of Survival Vol. 2,” features exclusive tracks from artists such as Phantogram, Godsmack, Colbie Caillat and The Lumineers and will be included with both the standard and Limited Edition Collection Blue-ray and DVD release of The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season. (more...)

VIDEO: First Trailer for HOT TUB TIME MACHINE 2
by Movies News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

HOT TUB TIME MACHINE 2 will hit theaters this Christmas. Check out The First trailer for the movie below! (more...)

LAKE UNTERSEE, SKIN DEEP SEA and More Set for Workhaus Playwrights Collective's 8th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Workhaus Playwrights Collective announces its 8th season featuring world premiere productions of LAKE UNTERSEE, by Joe Waechter (September, 2014), SKIN DEEP SEA, by Stanton Wood (February, 2015), and THE REAGAN YEARS, by Dominic Orlando (April, 2015). (more...)

The Riant Theatre to Kick Off 2014 STRAWBERRY ONE-ACT FESTIVAL, 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

The Riant Theatre under the direction of Artistic Director Van Dirk Fisher, has announced its 26th Anniversary season lineup for the Strawberry One-Act Festival, which consists of 21 new one-acts and 3 full length plays that will run August 20th -- August 31st at the Theatre at St. Clement's, 423 West 46th St. (more...)

James Conlon to Give Keynote Address at the Colburn School's 'MUSIC, CENSORSHIP AND MEANING IN NAZY GERMANY', 8/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

Sel Kardan, President and CEO of the Colburn School announced today that James Conlon, artistic adviser to the Colburn School's Ziering-Conlon Initiative for Recovered Voices, will deliver the keynote address at the two-day, public symposium “Music, Censorship and Meaning in Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union: Echoes and Consequences,” on August 9, 2014, at the Colburn School. The event is open to interested students, musicians, teachers and members of the public at no cost. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Playwright Will Cooper Has a Beautiful Mind
by Erica Miner - Jul 24, 2014

Will Cooper's play 'Jade Heart' chronicles the journey of an infant girl, abandoned in China and brought to America by her adoptive single Caucasian mother. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Swing...and a Near-Miss for TARZAN the Musical at the Arvada Center
by Michael Mulhern - Jul 24, 2014

The Arvada Center presents the Colorado stage debut of TARZAN® The Stage Musical (with music and lyrics by British pop icon Phil Collins and written by David Henry Hwang) playing now through August 3rd. Familiar to families over several generations, TARZAN tells the story of an infant boy orphaned in a shipwreck on the shores of west Africa. The child is taken in and raised by a tribe of gorillas. He becomes a man, thriving in this primitive environment, until the arrival of a hunting expedition and his realization of the world beyond his jungle home. TARZAN® The Stage Musical is based on the Disney animated film. (more...)

Brooklyn-Based Microcinema Icon Spectacle Takes Over MAD's Summer Cinema Series
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

This summer, Brooklyn-based Spectacle takes over the Theater at MAD as part of the exhibition NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial, presenting 11 unconventional programs that highlight the organization's cross-disciplinary approach and DIY ethos. A unique voice in the wave of micro-cinemas that have emerged in New York City in the past decade, Spectacle was established in 2010 with only 30 seats in its Williamsburg, Brooklyn home, and a staff made up entirely of volunteers. (more...)

Demand Media and Rightside Group to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on August 7, 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

On July 15, 2014 Demand Media announced that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission declared the Rightside Group, Ltd. (“Rightside”) Registration Statement on Form 10 effective. Demand Media is expected to complete the separation of its domain name services business, Rightside, into a separate company through a tax-free dividend involving the distribution on August 1, 2014 of all outstanding shares of Rightside common stock to holders of record of Demand Media common stock as of the close of business, New York City time, on July 25, 2014. Rightside expects to list its common stock on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (“Nasdaq”) under the symbol “NAME” and begin “regular-way” trading The First trading day after the distribution. As a separate public company, Rightside will announce its financial results for the second quarter 2014, after market close on August 7, 2014 and will host a separate conference call to discuss the results at 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time (2:30 p.m. Pacific Time). (more...)

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

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