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Feb. 1, 2013 - "Star Trek Into Darkness" first of its kind application, based on J.J. Abrams' upcoming Paramount Pictures film, is now available to download for free from the App Store and Google Play.  Users who have the app will have unprecedented access to all Star Trek content, as well as the opportunity to participate in missions and win valuable prizes. Utilizing the latest technologies from Qualcomm Incorporated, such as Qualcomm Labs' Gimbal platform and Qualcomm Vuforia augmented reality platform, the app will allow users to delve deeper into the Star Trek universe by interacting directly with materials from the eagerly awaited film to unlock additional content and experiences.  The users collect points, see content, and work their way through the Star Trek Academy.

Read more: "Star Trek Into Darkness" First Of Its Kind App Available For Free From The App Store And Google...

Feb. 1, 2013 - Guitar Center, the world's largest musical instrument retailer, in partnership with renowned guitarist Joe Bonamassa, celebrate the blues with the launch of Guitar Center's Blues Masters Featuring Joe Bonamassa. The new program combines Guitar Center's dedication to the support of emerging artists with their commitment to the preservation of one of America's greatest art forms, the Blues.

Read more: Guitar Center Celebrates The Blues With The Launch Of Guitar Center's Blues Masters

Jan. 31, 2013 - Sena Technologies, Inc., a Bluetooth innovator in the motorcycle and outdoor activities market, today announced the release of its sleek and aerodynamic SMH10R Bluetooth Stereo Headset and Intercom.  The all-new Sena SMH10R features a stunning new shape and slim profile, which is only slightly thicker than a United States quarter, while still offering eight hours of talk time, seven days of standby time, plus the same long range, more than one-half mile talk distance on intercom as Sena's flagship SMH10 Bluetooth headset/intercom system.

Read more: New Ultra-Thin And Featherweight Motorcycle Bluetooth Headset/intercom By Sena Technologies,...

Jan. 31, 2013 - U.S. retail and consumer merger & acquisition (M&A) activity in 2012 was primarily driven by corporations spinning off businesses, private equity (PE) investment in retail, increased cross border activity and expansion into e-commerce, according to PwC's US retail and consumer M&A insights 2012 Year in Review and 2013 Outlook report released today.

Read more: 2012 U.S. Retail & Consumer M&A Deal Volume and Value Jump Significantly, According to PwC US

Jan. 30, 2013 - Celebrating the creative combination of design flair and functionality that defines the most outstanding housewares products, the 2013 Housewares Design Awards has announced the winners of this year's competition, including three "Best of the Best" Awards, the "Green House" Design Award, and 12 "Best in Category" Award. Inspiring innovation for a decade, the Housewares Design Awards celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.

Read more: "Best of the Best" Named by 2013 Housewares Design Awards

Jan. 30, 2013 - Chef Rick Bayless of Frontera Grill and Topolobampo in Chicago has seen trends emerge from influential cultures across the globe and wants Americans to integrate these trends into their meals at home. To help educate home cooks, Chef Bayless has partnered with Sargento Cheese to create his "Top Flavor and Food Trends for 2013."

Read more: Chef Rick Bayless Identifies Top Flavor And Food Trends For 2013

Jan 29, 2013 - The ability to connect with the right customer at the right time and in the right way is the dream of any retailer. But the world of online commerce makes it difficult to do so in truly real time. In the “old days,” an engaged shopkeeper could saunter over to a customer, ask the right questions and help nudge them in a direction that wound wind up in a sale. Today’s retail environment is much more complex, but Webtrends is trying to make it easier for online retailers to find success through recently announced enhancements to its Webtrends Streams solution. Last week, I got a chance to take a look at the functionality of the Webtrends enhancements. Suffice it say, the data I was looking at was truly real-time.

Read more: RM Exclusive: Webtrends Makes Major Enhancements to Webtrends Streams

Jan. 29, 2013 - Tempur-Pedic International Inc., a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of premium mattresses and pillows worldwide, made a special donation to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network at the 2013 Las Vegas Market on behalf of the first 250 show attendees who participated in a Tempur-Pedic Rest Test of its expanded line of luxurious new mattress products, displayed in showroom C-1512. Attendees were invited to take a Rest Test and try the company's newest product innovations. On behalf of Rest Test participants, Tempur-Pedic made an additional donation of $12,500 to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in a check ceremony as part of its 2012 total donation of $200,000.

Read more: Tempur-Pedic Makes Donation To Pancreatic Cancer Action Network At 2013 Las Vegas Market