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Active Stocks: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) And Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX)

Posted in Automotive, Technology8 months ago • Written by Tim HarrisNo Comments

Dallas, Texas, 09/18/2014 (ustrademedia) – Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has reported that it has now decided to offer its technology standard for surveillance to peers and vehicle manufacturers so that there is wider adoption of the safety technology. The surveillance mode debut by Ford was on its 2014 Ford Police Interceptor. It now hopes that the surveillance mode will be used in different applications such as military applications, law enforcement as well as by military personnel all over the world. The mode will enhance law enforcement officers to better assess their situation and will also enable them to use the surveillance mode as their first line of defense when attacked by assailants.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) reported  that its CFO Joe Euteneur will speak at the 22nd Annual Leveraged Finance Conference held by Deustche Bank for the year 2014. The communications service provider will also provide a live audio webcast of the session.

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) announced that it has received the CE Mark for its trademark The Vercise Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) system. This therapy is used for treating patients who suffer from Tremors. This is one of the first such DBS systems with focused targeting of Precise Neural and comes with a 25-year Battery Life. This therapy can be used for one of the most common tremors called as Essential Tremor (ET). Tremor is a medical condition defined as, “involuntary and rhythmic shaking, usually associated with difficulty in an activity such as writing or holding and controlling items.” Statistically, the prevalence of Tremors is nearly 20 times higher than that of diseases such as Parkinson. The advantage with DBS Vercise is that it can be used to target specific neural, thereby giving physicians to customize therapy for the patients suffering from ET. The system also has a rechargeable battery with a life-span of 25 years.

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Tim Harris follows consumer and business technology trends, and writes a weekly column for consumers. He also is a general-assignment reporter for business news. Tim graduated from Marquette University. Tim has been in the nerve center – from the field and behind the anchor desk during countless breaking news events. Tim has won three Emmy Awards, two Edward R. Murrow Awards.

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