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Consumers focus on quality, not price when offered with range of choices
An Indian-origin researcher and her team have provided the first evidence on the impact of the size and quality of an assortment has on consumers when they make purchasing decisions. ANI

SMG Signs MOU with SK Networks to Explore Investment Opportunity
Siberian Mining Group Company Limited ("SMG" or "the Company"; stock code: 1142.HK), announced today that it has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, THL, entered into an MOU with SK Networks. A joint-venture company ("JV") will be established to explore potential future acquisition opportunities with SK Networks in the Republic of Colombia ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Releases ScholarOne Abstracts Version 3.13
Thomson Reuters today announced the release of ScholarOne Abstracts version 3.13, the latest update to the comprehensive workflow management system for scholarly conferences.The newest version of ScholarOne Abstracts features a redesign of the Itinerary Planner tool, including a new mobile application to give meeting attendees planning tools on the go ACN Newswire

Japan to be Partner Country at Food Expo 2012
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan (MAFF) announced today that Japan will be the partner country at HKTDC Food Expo 2012. A cooperation agreement has also been signed between the two parties to encourage more food exports from Japan to Hong Kong ACN Newswire

Food, Drink, Health the Focus at Three Trade Fairs
Some 1,340 exhibitors are showcasing a wide range of gourmet and health foods, along with tea and products and services related to traditional Chinese medicine at three fairs which opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) ACN Newswire Bing and Yahoo's Search Share Increased to 30.5%
According to the recent research of, in the first seven months, Yahoo's search market share maintained growth. One half of the increased market share comes from Google and the other half comes from other search services. ( reports that in July, Yahoo's search market share grew from the 15.9% in June to 16.1% ACN Newswire

Promontory Launches Consulting Services for Financial Companies across China
Promontory, a premier global financial services consulting firm, has launched a Greater China practice with the opening of its Hong Kong office, its 14th location worldwide.Frank Newman, a distinguished international banker, former Chairman and CEO of Shenzhen Development Bank, and former Deputy U.S. Treasury Secretary, was named non-executive Chairman of Promontory Financial Group China Ltd ACN Newswire

Soft Skills in Demand: Jobseekers with Interpersonal, Leadership, Organisational and Language Skills Wanted - Hays
Interpersonal, leadership, organisational and language skills are four highly valued soft skills, yet jobseekers often overlook their importance when applying for their next role, says recruiting experts Hays in Japan ACN Newswire

CCR: Results for 2nd Quarter 2011
CCR S.A. (BOVESPA: CCRO3), Brazil's largest road concession operator in terms of revenue, announces its results for the second quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Classical Archives Presents Exclusive Sharon Isbin Video
On August 30, celebrated American guitarist Sharon Isbin will release her new CD, Sharon Isbin and Friends: Guitar Passions. As a special treat, Sony Classical is offering visitors to Classical Archives a sneak peek, with an Exclusive Video featuring a performance of Isaac Albéniz' famed "Asturias." The new album will present a collection of classical and classical-crossover tracks where Ms MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Announces 1-for-4 Reverse Stock Split
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) will implement a one-for-four reverse stock split of its common stock, effective as of the close of business on August 12, 2011 in connection with its application to list its common stock on the Nasdaq Capital Market. MarketWire

Rick Santorum Latest Presidential Candidate to Join Lean Six Sigma Pledge
On July 28, 2011, Rick Santorum, former Pennsylvania Senator, became the sixth presidential candidate to sign the Strong America Now pledge to eliminate spending deficits and start paying down the national debt by 2017 using waste-reduction methods such as Lean Six Sigma. MarketWire

Media Advisory: HUD Assistant Secretary Mercedes Marquez to Help Celebrate 20 Years of Federal Funding for Housing in L.A. County
When:Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011 - 11 a.m. Where:SEASONS at Compton15810 Frailey Avenue, Compton, Calif., 90221 What:Mercedes Márquez, assistant secretary, community planning development, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, will join affordable housing leaders to celebrate two new communities that were made possible by federal HOME funds MarketWire

Massage and Wellness Leader Human Touch(R) Celebrates Baby Boomer Wellness Month in August @HTFeelBetter
Human Touch®, the U.S. market leader of innovative massage chairs, Perfect Chair® recliners, and other wellness solutions, continually recognizes its social responsibility to educate, inspire and support people in all aspects of health and well-being MarketWire

Celebrity Meet and Greet: Cast of Hit CBS Show "Criminal Minds" to Make Special Appearance at the Festival of Arts; Fans Get a Chance for Photos, Autographs August 20th From 7-8pm
The cast of TV's "Criminal Minds" will spend the evening at the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts on August 20th, where they will greet fans, take photos, sign autographs and enjoy the fine art of Festival exhibitors before they take in a performance of this year's acclaimed Pageant of the Masters production, "Only Make Believe." MarketWire

Quantum Solar Power Corp. Approves New Foreign Private Placement Offering of $3 Million
Quantum Solar Power Corp. ("Quantum") (OTCBB: QSPW) is pleased to announce the Board of Directors have approved a foreign private placement offering of up to an aggregate of $3 Million USD. MarketWire

Global Community Service Foundation (GCSF) -- Founded by Marcia Selva -- Provides Humanitarian Assistance Including Healthcare, Education and Income Generation Activities to People of Vietnam, Burma and Other Southeast Asian Countries
When longtime international travel agent Marcia Selva launched her adventure travel company Global Spectrum in the early '90s, one of the countries that piqued her curiosity was Vietnam MarketWire

American Business Media Launches New Event Series
American Business Media (ABM) will launch its Drill Down series, one-day seminars designed to explore an important industry topic in depth, with the Mobile Drill Down on November 9, 2011, at The New York Academy of Sciences in downtown Manhattan. MarketWire

IESI LA Corporation Acquires the Recycling Foundation Inc. in Louisiana
IESI LA Corporation ("IESI" or the "Company"), a subsidiary of Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd., announced the acquisition of The Recycling Foundation Inc., located in Baton Rouge, LA and Lafayette, LA, effective August 1, 2011. MarketWire

Did You Feel That? It's the 'Aftershock' of Listening to the 17-Year-Old Rocker Madison Rose's Explosive Debut, Co-Written and Produced by Famed Rock Guitarist Gary Hoey (Brian May, Peter Frampton, Jeff Beck)
Though she counts her influences as everyone from The Beatles and Van Halen to Stevie Nicks, 17-year-old singer/songwriter dynamo Madison Rose ( channels her inner Joan Jett when -- in dishing on her explosive debut full-length recording Aftershock -- she boldly declares to the world "I Love Rock 'n' Roll!" MarketWire

Adherex Reports Recent Developments and Second Quarter June 30, 2011 Financial Results
Adherex Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: AHX) (PINKSHEETS: ADHXF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of eniluracil and 5-fluorouracil, today reported its financial results and recent developments for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise specified. MarketWire

Airprotek International, Inc. (APKN) Set to Merge With USA-Canada Trucking Company
Airprotek International, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: APKN) ( is pleased to announce introduces a merger candidate: Starbase Global Logistics. (Starbase). MarketWire

WaveTwo Partners With QlikView
WaveTwo, LLC is pleased to announce its new partnership with QlikView, a company that is changing the face of the Business Intelligence industry. Gartner's 2011 Research Report listed QlikView as one of the business intelligence industry leaders. QlikView brings Google-like simplicity to analytics, allowing a wide range of users to utilize business intelligence in order to make decisions. MarketWire

Fashion Gets Redefined August 20th 1-4pm, When Festival of Arts Exhibitors Reuse, Recycle and Reclaim to Invent Haute Couture; Marlee Matlin to Judge, Jerry Penacoli to Host, Audience to Be Wowed
August 20th will be the most fashion forward day of the summer when the hugely popular Festival Runway Fashion Show returns to the Festival of Arts for the third year! MarketWire

The WISP Steadily Setting a Higher Standard for Golfer Etiquette
After a day on the green many golfers have found themselves asking the same thing -- "What's happened to etiquette in the game of golf?" Until recently, a tradition of showing consideration to others on the course has held true. And with courses encouraging speed of play, players often ignore some of the courtesies that can help improve the enjoyment of rounds and even overall scores. MarketWire

Augrid's Carbon Composite Technologies Announces Technology License Agreement
Augrid Global Holdings Corporation (PINKSHEETS: AGHD) proudly announces that its subsidiary, Carbon Composite Technologies (CCT) has signed a world-wide Licensing Agreement with Convection Strategies, LLC (CSLLC) MarketWire

Digital Ally Reports Second Quarter Operating Results
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial applications, today announced its operating results for the second quarter and first half of 2011. An investor conference call is scheduled for 11:15 a.m. EDT tomorrow, August 12, 2011 (see details below). MarketWire

PTS, Inc. (PTSH) Introduces UK Based Logistics Merger Candidate
PTS, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: PTSH) ( is pleased to introduce its new merger candidate: Navistar Logistics (UK) Ltd. MarketWire

Former New York City Department of Education Senior Officials Join ePals Executive Team
In the news release, "Former New York City Department of Education Senior Officials Join ePals Executive Team," issued earlier today by ePals (TSX-V: SLN), we are advised by the company that the first figure in the third paragraph should read "1 million" rather than "2 million" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Family Pets Get Help From Sergeant's Pet Care Products for Back-to-School Season
Back-to-school time can be exciting and positive for both students and their parents. For the family pet, however, there is a downside -- more time alone during the day. With children home far less and the house quieter, family pets can easily fall victim to separation anxiety. Sergeant's Pet Care Products, Inc MarketWire

DCT Secures Largest Order to Date From Global Technology Leader
Document Capture Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Cosi, Inc. Reports 2011 Second Quarter Results
Così, Inc. (NASDAQ: COSI), the fast casual restaurant company, today reported a net loss for the second quarter ended June 27, 2011 of $(634,000), or $(0.01) per basic and diluted common share, compared with a net loss of $(1,327,000), or $(0.03) per basic and diluted common share for the 2010 second quarter, after excluding the one-time gain of $5,120,000 ($0 MarketWire

Sedgwick Opens Office in the Nation's Capital
Sedgwick LLP has announced the August 15th opening of Sedgwick Washington, D.C., the firm's 15th office globally and second new office this summer. Less than two months after opening Sedgwick Seattle, Sedgwick has expanded into the nation's capital MarketWire

Sixteen Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP Partners Named 2011 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Fourteen Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP attorneys have been honored as Northern California Super Lawyers and two have been named Northern California Rising Stars for 2011. MarketWire

National PTA Expands Reach on Common Core: To Train Thousands Nationwide at State and Local Levels
National PTA is continuing its push for national education reform and its commitment to ensuring that all children are prepared for college and career. MarketWire Announces Results for Q2 2011, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Buys Back and Cancels 500,000 Shares of Common Stock; Previously Announced Stock Buyback Program Continues
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: GPXM) is pleased to report it has repurchased and cancelled 500,000 shares of the Company's Common Stock as part of its ongoing stock buyback program. MarketWire

Evolving Systems Reports 2011 Second Quarter and First Half Financial Results
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL) MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Schedules CAU2011 Managers Day on September 19th in Houston With Special Keynotes and a One-Day Registration Discount
Intergraph has scheduled Managers Day on September 19, 2011 during the first day of CADWorx & Analysis University 2011 in Houston, Texas, USA, with sessions of specific interest to directors and supervisors MarketWire

MMA & Street Clothing Company Returns to Magic 2011 Tradeshow, Debuts Two New Clothing Lines
Sanctioned Violence, a MMA clothing and apparel retailer who made their debut at the Magic tradeshow this past February, returns to the world-renowned tradeshow in Las Vegas to debut two new clothing lines -- MANIAC FIGHTER and GENUINE ARTICLE -- alongside new designs from their other lines MarketWire

ManageEngine Boosts On-Demand Applications With Active Directory Integration

Back to School: Public School Calendars Shifting Toward Earlier Opening and Closing Dates
MDR's annual update to its comprehensive national school database shows a consistent national shift toward earlier opening dates and earlier closing dates over the past ten years. MarketWire

Kid Brands, Inc. to Discuss Second Quarter 2011 Results on August 16, 2011
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today announced that management will host a conference call and audio webcast on Tuesday, August 16, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss its second quarter 2011 financial results MarketWire

iFinix Corp. Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter
iFinix Corp (PINKSHEETS: INIX), a provider of real-time financial information and services to active traders and to the securities industry, today announced its financial results for the second quarter. MarketWire

Fairplex Prepares to Host World's Largest Fair
Fairplex is preparing to host the exciting rides, unique foods and breath-taking exhibits and performances that define the L.A. County Fair. Opening on Labor Day weekend and entertaining visitors through the first weekend in October, the L.A. County Fair is just one of many exciting activities available in the heart of Southern California this summer. MarketWire

Talon International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and Six Months 2011 Financial Results
Talon International, Inc. (OTCQB: TALN), a leading global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and interlining products, reported financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

ATWEC Technologies Educates at Louisiana Head Start
ATWEC Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATWT), a US-based child safety company, today announced that it held a training seminar at the Louisiana Head Start Conference yesterday, where it presented its Kiddie Systems™ child reminder safety devices to key school administrators. MarketWire

Notice of Filing of Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors in Ebix, Inc.
Notice is hereby given that Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on behalf of purchasers of Ebix, Inc. ("Ebix" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: EBIX) common stock who purchased shares between May 6, 2009 and June 30, 2011, inclusive (the "Class Period") MarketWire

The ExecEvent Adds Cloud Gateway, Object Storage Panels to Agenda
The ExecEvent, a unique technology networking and business development-only event, today announced the addition of a cloud gateway and object storage panel to its upcoming three-day Virtualization & Cloud event September 14-16 at the Network Meeting Center in Santa Clara, Calif MarketWire

Three Distinguished Minnesota Exhibitors Expand Relationships With Cinedigm Digital Cinema for Digital Deployment
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in digital cinema, today announced long-term VPF deployment agreements with each of three industry leading Minnesota-based theatre chains: Cinema Entertainment Corp. (CEC), United Entertainment Corporation and Mann Theatres of Minnesota MarketWire

PEAK Technologies Announces Its Participation in SAP(R) EcoHub
(August 11, 2011) - PEAK Technologies, a Platinum Equity Company, today announced its participation in the SAP® EcoHub solution marketplace. This community-powered solution marketplace makes it easier for customers to discover, evaluate and purchase partner solutions -- such as the PEAK Automation Controller -- that complement SAP applications. MarketWire

Ford Realigns Teams, Sirius XM Radio Goes Deep and Intel Invests $300 Million
Investment Updates: This afternoon's focus is on Ford (F), Sirius XM Radio (SIRI), and Intel (INTC) MarketWire

Smart Business Network Acquires Flique Creative to Continue Expansion
Smart Business Network, Inc. today announced its acquisition of Flique Creative, a full-service multimedia company in Cleveland and Chicago, further expanding its Smart Business Digital Division. MarketWire

Coverys Named to Ward's 50 Top Performing Companies
This summer, Coverys (formerly ProMutual Group), a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance, was named to the 2011 Ward's 50 Top Performing Insurance Companies list MarketWire

Authentic Shelby Cobra CSX6000 Starter Kits Now Available in Canada
Official Shelby Cobra dealer Nevada Classics, Inc. has announced that authentic CSX6000 Shelby Cobra starter kits are now available to Canadian customers. Transport Canada recently approved the starter kit configuration for import and orders are now being accepted for delivery to any Canadian province. MarketWire

X-ES Adds Ultra-Small Form-Factor ATR System for Rugged Applications With Severe Size, Weight, and Power Constraints
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) announces the availability of the XPand6000, a rugged ATR system measuring just 4.88 in. x 1.9 in. x 7.7 in. A fully-loaded XPand6000 utilizes three types of industry-standard Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) components: rugged COM Express modules, PMC/XMC modules, and solid-state storage MarketWire

Nexsan Named Green IT Award Winner for Eco-Friendly, Clean Storage System Technology
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, was recognized today for the company's E-Series™ storage systems which were named Best Green IT Technology and also Best Storage Hardware MarketWire

The ABC's of Asian Blepharoplasty or 'Double Eyelid' Surgery
There is an increased demand from the Asian community for blepharoplasty or 'double eyelid' surgery, a common plastic surgery procedure done to create larger looking eyes. Dr. Ioannis P. Glavas, founder and director of The Glavas Centre for Oculo-Facial Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, has seen the uptick in this procedure skyrocket from his practice alone. MarketWire

Native American Fair Commerce Coalition Adds the Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahoma as Newest Tribal Member
The Native American Fair Commerce Coalition (NAFCC), a representative organization comprised of like-minded tribes and tribal members that are committed to protecting the sovereign rights -- well settled in US law -- of Native Americans to pursue business and economic opportunities for their tribes nationwide, has added the Otoe-Missouria as the newest tribal member of the organization. MarketWire

PSIGEN Releases Microsoft Office 365 Scanning and Capture Feature Set
PSIGEN Software, Inc., the innovative leader in SharePoint scanning and capture, announced the release of the Office 365 Scanning and Capture feature set. The new release leverages PSI:Capture's existing SharePoint integration, and allows scanning to Microsoft's cloud collaboration platform MarketWire

Polarn O. Pyret Announces Manhattan Retail Shops to Open This Fall
Polarn O. Pyret USA (, the premium children's wear brand from Sweden, announced the September opening of two new Manhattan retail shops. The first will be located at 200 Chambers Street in Tribeca and another at 428 Columbus Avenue near Central Park. MarketWire

Media Lab's SiteGrinder 3 Photoshop Plug-In Integrates Easy-to-Use Wazala Web Store
Media Lab Inc., premier provider of Photoshop plug-in website creation technologies, today announces SiteGrinder 3 integration support for the Wazala web store from Boxador. Using its powerful external media importer technology Media Lab makes it easy for users to add a Wazala web store to SiteGrinder 3 generated websites, Facebook fan pages and Wordpress themes. MarketWire

SPYRUS Named Winner in 2011 Golden Bridge Awards for Virtual Office Technology
SPYRUS, Inc. announced today that their Secure Pocket Drive PC-in-a-pocket device was named the winner in the Virtual Office Technology category at the 3rd Annual 2011 Golden Bridge Awards. Industry and peer awards from Golden Bridge Awards are the world's premier business awards MarketWire

Sutron Announces Board Changes
Sutron Corporation (NASDAQ: STRN), a world-leading provider of hydrological, meteorological and oceanic monitoring products, systems, software and services, announced the resignation of Robert F. Roberts, Jr. as a Board member and the appointment of John F. DePodesta, Larry C. Linton and Ashish H. Raval as new Board members effective August 2, 2011. MarketWire

ALM Market Leader Polarion Software Turns in Another Outstanding Financial Quarter
Polarion Software, a leader in requirements driven application lifecycle management (ALM) and test case management continues to once again delivers record growth for its software business, with sales for the second quarter of Fiscal 2011 rising more than 60 percent over the second quarter of 2010 MarketWire

C2Call Boosts FriendCaller Platform With the Addition of Video Calling, Texting and a Real Phone Number to FriendCaller Pro
C2Call, the pioneer for cloud hosted browser and mobile VoIP solutions, today announced the upgrade of its Apple iPhone® app FriendCaller Pro. FriendCaller Pro is the world's first all-in-one VoIP service to support video calling, voice calling and texting, while providing users with a real phone number for sending and receiving texts (SMS) and incoming calls with Caller ID. MarketWire

Red Hawk Casino Shows Marked Growth in the Second Quarter
Red Hawk Casino has seen a significant increase in player visitation in the second quarter of 2011. Red Hawk General Manager Tracy Mimno explained, "Trip frequency is up for existing guests and we have seen strong growth in both the new and inactive player segments MarketWire

OtterBox: Cases Built for Brands Like Samsung, Sony, Motorola & Nokia
From Samsung to Sony, OtterBox® shields smartphones for a wide selection of popular brands. Cases are now available for the Droid Charge by Samsung, GALAXY S II, Sony Ericsson Xperia™ PLAY, Motorola ES400 with extended battery and the Nokia X7. MarketWire

OtterBox Introduces Ultimate Protection for New BlackBerry 7 Smartphones
Hot on the heels of the new BlackBerry® smartphones based on the BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS), OtterBox® introduces the ultimate protection for the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 and 9930 and the BlackBerry® Torch™ 9810 to keep them in pristine condition. MarketWire

Intertainment's Ortsbo Launches Ortsbo Apple App for iPhone
Intertainment Media Inc. ("Intertainment" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: INT)(OTCQX: ITMTF)(FRANKFURT: I4T) announces that today its division, Ortsbo Inc. ( has launched its first mobile offering of the social media, real-time experiential translation platform, Ortsbo, in the Apple App Store MarketWire

NutraCea Hosts 2011 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call on Thursday, August 18th at 1 p.m. Eastern
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today announced that W MarketWire

Exclusive: CEO Says Despite Dendreon's Setbacks, This Is Only the Beginning of Immunotherapy Revolution
In an exclusive interview, Dr. Manish Singh, President and CEO of ImmunoCellular Therapeutics (OTCBB: IMUC), shares his thoughts on recent headlines which have sent shockwaves through the entire biotechnology grouping on Wall Street. MarketWire

Open Invention Network
In the news release, "Open Invention Network (OIN) Licensing Momentum Continues in Second Quarter of 2011 Driven by Success With Linux Users," issued Wednesday, August 10, 2011 by Open Invention Network, we are advised by the company that in the second sentence of the first paragraph the number of corporate sponsors should read "360" rather than "260" as originally issued MarketWire

Brigham Exploration Company to Present at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference
Members of Brigham Exploration Company's (NASDAQ: BEXP) management team will be presenting at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference. A copy of our corporate presentation will be available on the Company's website ( beginning Monday evening, August 15, 2011. Details regarding the conference are as follows: MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals' Onko-Sure(R) Cancer Test Available Through NeoloMed BioSciences
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "Radient" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, today announced it has signed a lab partner agreement with New Jersey-based diagnostics laboratory, NeoloMed BioSciences Inc. MarketWire

Emerson Radio Corp. Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer
Emerson Radio Corp. (NYSE Amex: MSN) today announced that Adrian Ma, age 66, resigned from his position as Chief Executive Officer of Emerson Radio Corp. ("the Company") effective August 8, 2011, as well as all other positions held with the Company and any of its subsidiaries, effective the same date. Mr. Ma also resigned from the Company's Board of Directors effective August 8, 2011 MarketWire

Thai Insurance Regulator Evaluates URS Model
Thailand's Office of Insurance Commission (OIC) has tested Risk Explorer™, the Dynamic Financial Analysis (DFA) model from Ultimate Risk Solutions, LLC (URS), Chris Venvell, URS Business Development Director, Asia/Pacific, announced. MarketWire

kCura CEO Honored in Fourth Annual MSPmentor 250 Report
kCura's CEO and Founder, Andrew Sieja, was recently selected for Nine Lives Media Inc.'s fourth annual MSPmentor 250, a global report that identifies the world's leading managed service executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches, and community leaders. MarketWire

Direct Insite Announces Revenue of $4,153,000 for the First Six Months of 2011
Direct Insite Corp. (OTCBB: DIRI), a global provider of financial supply chain automation across procure-to-pay and order-to-cash business processes, today announced financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2011. Revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2011 was $2,026,000, a 19.4% decrease from revenue of $2,513,000 for the three months ended June 30, 2010 MarketWire

Hoku Corporation Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Results
Hoku Corporation (NASDAQ: HOKU), a solar energy products and services company, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2011, and provided a general update on its business. MarketWire

RAID Inc. Launches Xanadu 300 Series High Performance Storage Solutions
RAID Inc. today announces its Xanadu 300 Series high performance storage solutions. The new Xanadu 330, 340 and 360 systems utilize the latest Intel architecture, with QDR IB, 10GE and 8GB FC host port connectivity and improved performance and increased scalability to 384 drives MarketWire

Countdown Begins as Heineken(R) Unveils Rugby Legends for Rugby World Cup 2011
With less than one month to go until the Tournament kicks off, premium international beer Heineken® today unveiled six high-profile former international stars, including ex-England captain Will Carling and New Zealand legend Zinzan Brooke, as brand ambassadors for Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand. MarketWire

UberMedia Adds Russell Simmons, Pro Football and Themes to Mobile Twitter Apps
UberSocial and Twidroyd users can now ponder life and style with entrepreneur Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH), debate which pro football team has the best quarterback and experience the mobile version of desktop Twitter app by adding UberMedia's new mobile themes UncleUber, Pro Football Characters and to UberSocial for BlackBerry and iPhone and Twidroyd for Android devices. MarketWire

The Reign of Terror Haunted House Joins Janss Marketplace for Another Year of Fright and Terror
The public is invited to ten bone chilling nights at Janss Marketplace, located at 215 North Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks, for the Reign of Terror Haunted House. The Reign of Terror Haunted House will be open every Friday, Oct. 7-28 from 7-10 PM; every Saturday, Oct. 8-29 from 7-11 PM; Sunday, Oct. 30 from 7-10 PM and Monday, Halloween Night, from 7-11 PM MarketWire

Revel Consulting's Managing Director Brett Alston Joins Kirkland Business Roundtable
Revel Consulting (, a Kirkland, Washington based business management consulting firm, today announced its Managing Director and Co-Founder Brett Alston recently became a member of the Kirkland Business Roundtable. Organized by the City of Kirkland, the Roundtable is a select group of senior level executives representing the major business clusters of Kirkland MarketWire

Spark Networks(R) Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Spark Networks, Inc. (NYSE Amex: LOV), a leading provider of online personals services, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Zephyr Agent Nicki Randolph Champions Clementina Cares
Zephyr Realtor Nicki Randolph believes in the concept of leaving things better than you find them. She serves on the all-volunteer Board of Directors for Clementina Cares, a neighborhood organization that has raised the bar for community action. MarketWire

Box Achieves Mobile Ubiquity With New Offerings for Every Enterprise on Every Platform
Box today launched three new mobile solutions, with Box for Android Tablet, Box for PlayBook, and an all-new HTML5 compatible mobile browser. Due to escalating mobile adoption in the enterprise, Box has already seen an increase of over six hundred percent in mobile customer implementations within the first seven months of 2011 compared to all of 2010 MarketWire

Social Gaming Startup Funzio Launches Mega Hit Crime City on Google+
Funzio, developer of action-packed AAA quality games for Facebook, Google+ and mobile, today released Crime City on Google+, making it one of the first games available on the new platform. MarketWire

Impressions Travel Far With Customized Promotional Products From EmbroidMe
Whether for business or pleasure, travel time is when customers are most likely to try new accessories that will make their lives easier. MarketWire

Transocean Ltd. Announces Schedule for Second Dividend Installment and Currency Election Period
Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) today announced the schedule for the second installment of its dividend of approximately U.S. $1 billion to be paid out of additional paid in capital. The second installment is $0.79 per outstanding share, or approximately $252.7 million in total, based on the current number of the company's outstanding shares. MarketWire

RHJ International: Completion of Share Buy-Back Program
Brussels, August 11, 2011 - RHJ International (Euronext: RHJI) announcesthat ithas completed its share buy-back program initiated on December 10,2010 andextended on May 19, 2011 for the repurchase of a total of 2.5 millionshares foran aggregate amount of up to EUR 15,000,000. RHJI completed the program on August 10, 2011 at an average price of EUR5 MarketWire

Century Aluminum Company Announces $60 Million Stock Repurchase Program
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $60 million stock repurchase program. "We believe that the repurchase program is in the best interests of our shareholders," said Logan Kruger, Century's President and CEO. MarketWire

TICC Announces Closing of CLO Transaction
TICC Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: TICC) announced today that on August 10, 2011 it closed a $225 million collateralized loan obligation (CLO) transaction. The senior notes of the CLO were issued by a newly formed special purpose vehicle in which a wholly-owned subsidiary of TICC owns all of the equity MarketWire

Anadarko to Present at Upcoming Oil and Gas Conference
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that Senior Vice President of Worldwide Exploration Bob Daniels will present at the Enercom Oil and Gas Conference in Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011 at 12 p.m. Mountain (MDT). A link to the webcast presentation will be available at MarketWire

Why NOT to Visit Waikiki in Early November 2011
According to Travel Hawaii LLC, the November 2011 APEC Conference in Waikiki may well impact "normal" tourists by causing such things as hotel and rental car shortages, crowding at Waikiki restaurants and activities, and serious detours and delays in traffic. MarketWire

SingTel Launches Asia's Largest Video Chatting Forum on TokBox Platform
TokBox, the leading web-based video communications platform, today announced that SingTel's Media Share, a video chat and file sharing service is built on TokBox's proprietary technology. Media Share is a feature of SingTel's exPress Portal service for fibre broadband. Amdocs (NYSE: DOX) was the prime systems integrator for the project. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's New Non-Magnetic Surface-Mount MLCCs Offer C0G and X7R/X5R Dielectrics, Voltage Ratings From 6.3 VDC to 3000 VDC, and Capacitance From 0.5 pF to 6.8 Microfarads in 11 Case Sizes
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of non-magnetic surface-mount multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) for MRI diagnostic equipment. VJ series non-magnetic capacitors are available with both C0G (NPO) and X7R/X5R dielectrics, each with a wide range of case sizes, voltage ratings, and capacitance values. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology to Present West China Power Seminars in Conjunction With China Electronic Fair on August 23 and 25 in Chengdu and Xi'an
In conjunction with China Electronic Fair (CEF), Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) will be presenting West China Power Seminars from 9:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. on August 23 at the Chengdu MINYA Hotel, and on August 25 at the Xi'an Quijang International Conference and Exhibition Center MarketWire

Benefit Allocation Systems Adopts Tripwire VIA(TM) to Triple Productivity, Provide 'Giant-Size' Services
Tripwire, the leading global provider of IT security and compliance automation solutions, announced today that Benefit Allocation Systems (BAS), a leading software developer and administrator of employee benefits enrollment and administration solutions, has adopted the Tripwire VIA™ suite to automate security and compliance management to meet the needs of BAS customers. MarketWire

Flint Telecom Extends Planned Closing Dates for VoIP Provider Acquisitions
Flint Telecom Group Inc. ( (OTCBB: FLTT), an international telecoms technology and services organization, today updates shareholders on the status of previously announced letters of intent to acquire U.S. based VoIP service providers that it has extended the planned closing dates for two of the three transactions MarketWire

Wells-Gardner's American Gaming & Electronics Subsidiary Received an Illinois Video Gaming Terminal Distributors License
Wells-Gardner Electronics Corporation (NYSE Amex: WGA) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary American Gaming & Electronics (AGE) received a distributors license for the Video Gaming Terminal (VGT) business from the Illinois Gaming Board on Tuesday August 9, 2011. MarketWire to Hold Stockholder Conference Call; Company Acquires Internet Domain Name, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EYSM) today announced that they will host a stockholder conference call at 4:15 EDT on Thursday August 18th, 2011. The Company also announced today that it has acquired the Internet domain name for the purpose of building a local B2B portal. MarketWire

Weatherchem Celebrates 40th Anniversary in Packaging Closures
Weatherchem (, creators of innovative dispensing closures, is celebrating a milestone few companies achieve -- its 40th anniversary. MarketWire

Ambient Scent Comes to Goodwill Stores in Wisconsin, Chicago
Two of the hottest trends in retail -- the rise of value shopping and the use of ambient scent to create a more pleasant atmosphere for customers -- are coming together at over 40 stores in southeastern Wisconsin and metropolitan Chicago. But the retailer now rolling out Prolitec, Inc.'s (http://www.prolitec MarketWire

ERF Wireless Updates Requirements for Energy Broadband Stock Dividend
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFWD), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless broadband products and services, issued an update today regarding the company's recently announced decision to dividend up to 5% of the existing common stock in Energy Broadband, the company's wholly owned oil and gas private subsidiary. MarketWire

Maui Memorial Renews GroupOne's eCW OneRate Medical Services Package
GroupOne Health Source, a medical consulting and billing firm, and Maui Memorial Medical Center (MMMC) agreed to renew and extend GroupOne's OneRate platform of medical services for its growing group of affiliated health providers MarketWire

Christian Missions Better Connected Than Ever: Provides Missionaries and Ministry Workers With Tools for Supporter Engagement & Fundraising
A privately-held group of social entrepreneurs announces an open beta of, a first of its kind mission-sharing and fundraising platform that makes missions more visible to the world, connects and unifies missionaries with one another in their work, and facilitates the giving of resources to the work being done around the world for Christ. MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes Communications, IT Security, and Enterprise Resource Planning Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Collaboration and Integrated Communications, IT Security, and Enterprise Applications research practices. MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes Human Capital Management, Retail and Banking, and Business Intelligence Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Human Capital Management, Retail and Banking, and Business Intelligence research practices. MarketWire

Fluke Introduces 434/PWR Power Quality Analyzer
Fluke® Corporation, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, introduces the Fluke 434/PWR power analyzer for easy energy analysis. The instrument helps electricians, field service engineers and maintenance technicians uncover energy waste in commercial and factory buildings as well as in equipment and machines. MarketWire

Redbox Checks In at Foursquare
Redbox, America's destination for movie and game rentals, has officially checked in on foursquare®, the nation's leading location-based mobile application with 10 million registered users MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Turns Up the Heat in Zumba(R) Fitness 2 With Hit Music From Chart-Topping Artists
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, along with Zumba Fitness® LLC, today revealed that Zumba® Fitness 2, sequel to the best-selling dance fitness video game, features tracks from chart-topping artists Pitbull, Interscope Records artist Nicole Scherzinger and Yolanda Be Cool & DCup MarketWire

Grid Cloud Solutions Updates Shareholders: Expands Services to 3 Canadian Provinces and 5 More Countries
Grid Cloud Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRDC) is pleased to update investors on its recent business development progress MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Net Income Up 18.1%
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI) ("BofI"), parent of Bank of Internet USA (the "Bank"), today announced unaudited financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended June 30, 2011. Net income for the fourth quarter ending June 30, 2011 was $5,545,000, up 18.1% over the $4,697,000 earned for the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2010 MarketWire

BillMyParents Kicks Off New Multimillion-Dollar Marketing Campaign at BlogHer '11 Conference
BillMyParents (OTCQB: BMPI) (OTCBB: BMPI), leaders in the teen prepaid card space, debuted their new, high-impact marketing campaign -- the Anti-Green Movement -- at the 7th annual BlogHer conference last weekend at the San Diego convention center MarketWire

Larry C. Holmberg Appointed CEO of Solar Semiconductor, Inc.
Solar Semiconductor, Inc. announced today at the India Renewable Energy Expo that Larry C. Holmberg has been appointed CEO and a member of the Board of Directors of the Company. Larry is a Co-Founder and CEO of Solar Infra, Inc. Solar Semiconductor also announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Solar Infra and is in the process of completing the acquisition. MarketWire

Growth Prospects for Omega-3 Products Remain Positive
Awareness of omega-3 fatty acids as among the most important nutrients for physical and mental health has reached critical mass, according to a new Packaged Facts report on "Omega-3: Global Product Trends and Opportunities." MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Announces $20.0 Million Share Repurchase Program
Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited (TEN) (NYSE: TNP) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a new share repurchase program on the Company's common shares allocating up to $20 million for purchases in the open market and in other transactions. The timing of any share purchases, the prices and the exact number of shares to be purchased will be dependent on market conditions MarketWire

Galavantier Arrives as New Hybrid in Online Travel
-- Travel. Experience. Share. -- Galavantier Inc, an online travel company, launches today, specializing in unique travel experience getaways. Right in time for end of summer escapes, is currently featuring one-of-a-kind travel deals to Las Vegas, one of the United States' top travel destinations. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) Maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, today announced the financial results for its second fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Amerigo Announces Q2-2011 Financial Results
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) - MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics Recognized as the 2011 Life Sciences Company of the Year by the New Jersey Technology Council
Agile Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing more convenient women's contraceptive products, today announced that it has been named, "Life Sciences Company of the Year," by the New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC), a not-for-profit organization supporting growth in New Jersey's various technology sectors, including health sciences. MarketWire

LJ International Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Release on Thursday, August 25, 2011
LJ International Inc. (LJI) (NASDAQ: JADE), a leading jewelry manufacturer and retailer, today announced that it will issue its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 after the US market close on Thursday, August 25, 2011. The earnings release will be available on the investor relations page of its website at MarketWire

BIOLASE Names Ehab M. Esmail Vice President Global Regulatory, Quality and Clinical Affairs
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that it has named veteran regulatory affairs executive Ehab M. Esmail its Vice President of Global Regulatory, Quality and Clinical Affairs, effective August 9, 2011. Esmail will report directly to Chairman and CEO Federico Pignatelli. MarketWire

Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. Issues PetroLuxus(TM) Commercialization Update
Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRRY) is pleased to issue an update on advancements in the commercialization of PetroLuxus™ to the Oil & Gas industry and the Environmental Remediation sector MarketWire

SpectraScience Engages Laidlaw & Company for Investment Banking and Strategic Advisory Services
SpectraScience, Inc. (OTCQB: SCIE), a San Diego based medical device company, today announced that it has engaged Laidlaw & Company, LTD to assist in executing its strategic growth plan. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies Offers Vision Care Direct Plans to MedFlash(R) Subscribers
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX), manufacturer and distributor of the MedFlash®, the nation's premier Personal Health and Wellness Management System (ePHM) for maintaining personal health records (PHR), announced today the addition of vision care health plans from Vision Care Direct (VCD) for MedFlash subscribers MarketWire

yap.TV 3.0 Introduces Immersive, High-Definition Social TV on iOS
yap.TV (, the first social TV guide for the iOS environment, today launched a major update to its best-of-breed app, yap.TV 3.0. Version 3.0 pushes the performance envelope of all Apple iOS devices, including the iPad 2, to deliver an immersive, high-definition, social TV experience MarketWire

Rydex Small Cap Value Fund Earns 5-Star Morningstar Rating
Rydex|SGI, a leading investment manager, today announced Rydex|SGI Small Cap Value Fund A, C and Institutional shares achieved a 5-star overall rating from Morningstar for the three year period ended July 31, 2011, based on risk-adjusted returns. The fund was rated against 572 funds in the Morningstar small cap blend category. MarketWire

Lifeforce Cryobanks Launches New Identity Campaign to Help Communicate Full Spectrum of Services Offered by Cord Blood Bank and Demonstrate Lifesaving Potential of Umbilical Cord Blood
Lifeforce Cryobanks, a pioneer in the cord blood banking industry, has launched a new identity campaign created by L2 Inc. The campaign includes a revamped website (www.LifeforceCryobanks MarketWire

Bank of America, Sprint Nextel and Microsoft Down but Not Out
Investment Updates: This morning's focus is on Bank of America (BAC), Sprint Nextel (S), and Microsoft (MSFT). MarketWire

Crosshair Drills 0.07% eU3O8 Over 27 Feet at Juniper Ridge
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) is pleased to announce additional results from the ongoing drill program on the Juniper Ridge Uranium Project in southwest Wyoming. A total of 245 holes (48,049 feet) have been drilled to date. MarketWire

Teekay Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay Corporation (NYSE: TK) - MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE: TNK) - MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE: TGP) - MarketWire

U-Store-It Sells 18 Assets in Cleveland and Canton, OH and Indianapolis, IN for $43.5 Million
U-Store-It Trust (NYSE: YSI), a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust focused on self-storage facilities and storage solutions, announced today that it has closed on the sale of an 18 property portfolio for total proceeds of $43.5 million MarketWire

MMRGlobal Invites Shareholders to Sneak Peek "Eat on Us" Campaign and to Participate in Investor Call
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) (, a leading provider of Personal Health Records, MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management systems for healthcare professionals, today announced a sneak peek at its "Eat on Us" direct-to-consumer campaign at MarketWire

Sifteo Announces Upcoming Availability of Sifteo Cubes, the Intelligent Play(TM) Platform
Sifteo, Inc today announced the upcoming general availability of its Sifteo cubes to U.S. and Canadian customers. Sifteo cubes are motion-aware 1.5-inch blocks with full-color screens that wirelessly connect with a personal computer during play to create unique interactions when shaken, tilted, rotated and neighbored next to one another MarketWire

Cloudera Connect Partner Program Debuts Broad Ecosystem of Leading Vendors Delivering Apache Hadoop-Based Solutions
Cloudera Inc., the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based data management software and services, today unveiled a comprehensive program architected to support an expansive ecosystem of technology solutions vendors, value added resellers and professional services providers in the development, sale, deployment and marketing of commercial solutions built on the Apache Hadoop platform MarketWire

Magnolia Solar Files 10Q for the Second Quarter of 2011 and Highlights Accomplishments for the Development of High-Efficiency Thin-Film Solar Cells
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar") announces that it has filed its 10Q for the second quarter of 2011, and highlights recent accomplishments relating to its development of ultrahigh-efficiency nanostructure-based solar cells for Defense and commercial applications. MarketWire

Controls Engineering, Inc. Contracted to Provide "Turn-Key" Automation System for AECOM Water Remediation Project
GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GRHU) a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions and sustainable infrastructure products, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Controls Engineering, Inc MarketWire Expands Globally With Launch of UK Office today announced its international expansion with a new UK office. Mark Donkin will lead the office as Managing Director to further grow Genius' global presence and better serve customers in the UK. MarketWire

NeuLion Reports 37% Increase in Revenue for Second Quarter 2011
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the true end-to-end technology service provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2011. Revenue increased 37% to $10.0 million for the three months ended June 30, 2011 as compared to the same period a year ago, due to strong organic growth in our services revenue. MarketWire

Fresh Traffic Group Provides Update
Fresh Traffic Group Inc. (OTCQB: FTGC) ("Fresh Traffic" or the "Company") a provider of innovative branding and leading Internet marketing services and solutions is pleased to provide the following update on activities. MarketWire

Benztown Announces Launch of the "BRING IT Minute" With P90X(R) Creator Tony Horton
Capitalizing on America's ongoing fitness craze and the unprecedented success of Beachbody's P90X® starring fitness icon Tony Horton, Benztown is launching a new short-form radio feature: The BRING IT Minute with Tony Horton. MarketWire

OpenLogic Launches CloudSwing, the Industry's First Fully Flexible Open Platform-as-a-Service Cloud Solution
OpenLogic, Inc., provider of enterprise open source solutions for the cloud and the data center, announced the launch of the OpenLogic CloudSwing. OpenLogic CloudSwing allows application developers to quickly customize, deploy and operate cloud platform stacks using any open source or proprietary components MarketWire

Suddenlink Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-Date 2011 Financial and Operating Results
Cequel Communications Holdings I, LLC("Cequel," and together with its subsidiaries, the "Company" or"Suddenlink") today reported financial and operating results for the threeand six months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Crown Equity Holdings Announces Joint Venture
Crown Equity Holdings Inc. (OTCBB: CRWE) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a joint venture with Hemant Kumar and Reetu Sherma to deploy VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) technology delivering voice, video and data services to residential and commercial customers. The joint venture company is Crown Tele Services Inc. which was a wholly-owned subsidiary of Crown Equity Holdings Inc MarketWire

El Paso Corporation Advances Planned E&P Spinoff, Names New Company
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) today announced that it has taken important steps related to the planned spinoff of its E&P business before year-end 2011. Today, El Paso filed its initial Form 10 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. This filing provides information about the spinoff and provides a detailed look at all aspects of the E&P business. MarketWire

Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Delivers Record Setting Performance for 2-Processor System on SPECjEnterprise2010 Benchmark
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Teleran Announces Release of Consolidation Software Product for Oracle Exadata
Teleran© Technologies, the leading provider of data warehouse management software, today announced the availability of Consolidation Accelerator™, a software solution for Oracle Exadata that reduces the risks, costs and time of consolidating database applications on Oracle Exadata MarketWire

Lone Star Gold Inc. Acquires Mexico-Based La Candelaria Gold-Silver Project
Lone Star Gold Inc. (OTCBB: LSTG) ("Lone Star" or "the Company") is pleased to announce it has signed a definitive agreement in a J.V. option to purchase a 70% Working Interest in the ~ 1,976-acre (~ 800-hectare) La Candelaria gold-silver project property with Metales HBG Sa. de C.v MarketWire

TVGoods Receives Purchase Order for CitiKitty From Walgreens
TVGoods Inc., ("TVGoods") a direct response marketing organization and wholly owned subsidiary of H & H Imports, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNHI), announced that the company has received a purchase order from Walgreens for the CitiKitty product. The product will initially test in 400 stores. MarketWire

300 Entrepreneurs to Convene for First-Ever Mega Startup Weekend
The DEMO Conference, Startup Weekend and the Startup America Partnership today announced the first-ever Mega Startup Weekend, taking place at Microsoft's Mountain View campus September 9th - 11th. Three hundred entrepreneurs will create businesses focused on three different industries -- Healthcare, Education and Gaming -- during the 54 hour event MarketWire

Maxim Group LLC Continues Expansion of Institutional Sales & Trading Platform
Maxim Group LLC, a leading full-service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm, today announced the appointment of Ian Burgess as a Senior Vice President of the Institutional Equity Sales division. MarketWire

MBS Direct and BookRenter Partner to Power Most Extensive Textbook Rental Offering for K-12 Schools
BookRenter and MBS Direct announced a new partnership today to offer textbook rental to more than 900 schools serving more than a million students participating in MBS Direct's leading virtual bookstore program. MarketWire

GOGL - Invitation to presentation of Q2 2011 Results
Golden Ocean's second quarter 2011results will be released on Thursday August25, 2011. In connection with this a presentation and ateleconference/webcastwill be held as described below: MarketWire

Broadridge Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Results
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011. For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011, the Company reported revenues of $2,167 million, net earnings from continuing operations of $172 million, GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $1 MarketWire

Rocket Lawyer Raises $18.5 Million to Fund Rapidly Growing Online Legal Service
Rocket Lawyer™, the fastest growing online legal service, announced today that it has raised $18.5 million in expansion capital. The financing, led by August Capital and including Google Ventures and Investor Growth Capital (IGC), will be used to continue building Rocket Lawyer's brand and patent-pending online legal solutions. MarketWire

Keeping Virtualization Costs Down
Virtualization itself is a technology that considerably lowers IT operating costs. Right at the start, multiple servers can be launched and operated without the need for additional hardware. Then come energy savings, the ease and speed of use for users and administrators, and many more economic benefits. What could actually cause virtualization operating costs to rise? MarketWire

Notice of Announcement Q2 Results
Signet Jewelers Limited ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), the world's largest specialty retail jeweler, intends to announce its results for the 13 weeks ended July 30, 2011 at 7.30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, August 25, 2011. MarketWire

Stifel Financial Corp. Finalizes Purchase of Depfa Bank Notes
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that it has finalized a definitive agreement to purchase notes in a face amount of approximately $162.5 million from Depfa Bank plc MarketWire

Highpower International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries and related products, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Elizabeth Arden, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Results
Elizabeth Arden, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDEN), a global prestige beauty products company, today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and year ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

"Name That Tune" Marks Its Return With Live Game Show at Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas
"Name That Tune," one of America's most beloved game shows of all time, makes its live debut at Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, beginning Thursday, August 18. An up-to-date, fast-paced version of the iconic daytime game show, Name That Tune Live! will give 100 participants the chance to win thousands of dollars in cash and prizes MarketWire

Metso to supply board machine rebuild for DS SmithPaper's Kemsley mill in the United Kingdom
Metso Corporation's press release on August 11, 2011 at 02:00 p.m. localtime Metso will supply a major board machine rebuild for the Kemsley mill of DSSmithPaper in the United Kingdom. The start-up of the rebuilt board machineisscheduled for the second quarter of 2012. The value of the order will notbedisclosed MarketWire

First-Class Line-Up: dmexco Presents Its 2011 Conference Program
The complete Conference program of the dmexco 2011 is available immediately online at This is where the national and international decision-makers of the entire marketing, advertising and media scene can find all relevant information on the four top-manned program formats: the Congress and Debate Halls, the more than 70 Seminars and the Speakers' Corner MarketWire

Coal India Limited Proposes 20 Coal Preparation Plants to Improve Quality, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info India (Delhi, India) -- Coal India Limited (CIL) (Kolkata, West Bengal), has proposed the establishment of 20 new coal preparation plants as part of its expanding mining activities. The proposal is part of the company's plan to overcome the quality problems of Indian coal and encourage clean-coal technologies MarketWire

Innovative and Quality Signs for the Utility Industry, by Vulcan Utility Signs, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest Vulcan Utility Signs (Foley, Alabama) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Vulcan Utility Signs, a division of Vulcan, Inc., has provided the utility industry with a full range of quality products for more than 30 years MarketWire

BonTerra Retains Fugro to Conduct an Airborne Magnetic Survey of the Symphony Property in British Columbia
BonTerra Resources Inc. /BONTERRA RETAINS FUGRO TO CONDUCT AN AIRBORNE MAGNETIC SURVEY OF THESYMPHONY PROPERTY IN BRITISH COLUMBIAProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Sweden Based Chocolatier Emanuel Andren Launches in North America at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance August 18 - 20, 2011
Emanuel Andrén Chocolates, based out of the small Swedish town of Lilla Edet, is launching their luxurious chocolates in North America at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, which showcases the world's most collectible cars. They will be doing a series of events over 3 days showcasing luxury cars along with Emanuel Andrén Chocolates paired with luxury wines. MarketWire

U.S. Northeast Region to Launch $3.5 Billion in Industrial Projects in Third Quarter, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. Northeast region is forecast to launch $3.5 billion in capital and maintenance (MRO) projects in the third quarter of 2011. A recent survey taken from Industrial Info's PECWeb Direct shows 158 projects with a cumulative total investment value (TIV) of $3 MarketWire

Menlo Strengthens Management Team in Europe
Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo), the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has announced the appointment of Marco van Walveren as Director of Operations, Europe and Edwin Schouten as Senior Manager, Transportation, Europe. MarketWire

EffTec International, Inc. Receives Purchase Order From Major Southwest University
EffTec International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EFFI), provider of a leading HVAC water-cooled chiller optimization solution, announced today that the Company has received a purchase order for six of its innovative EffTrack™ systems to be installed for a major University in the Southwest US MarketWire

ValidSoft Technology Can Prevent Cybercriminals From Cashing In on Their Fraudulent Activities
At a time when cybercriminals worldwide are hacking into banks, credit cards, phones, and customer databases, this company has the technology to detect and prevent fraudulent activity in milliseconds, while preserving consumer privacy. ValidSoft (, a London-based subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (www.elephanttalk MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics' Commitment to Customer Value Enhancement
The 2011 Frost & Sullivan European Customer Value Enhancement Award in the Smart E-Meter Market is presented to Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics (MEP). MarketWire

Hidden Beach Signs Jazz Legend Ramsey Lewis
Los Angeles-based boutique label Hidden Beach Recordings announced today the signing of legendary jazz pianist Ramsey Lewis. The three-time Grammy® winner who rose to prominence in the early 1970s will release his 80th collection on September 20, 2011 titled Ramsey, Taking Another Look MarketWire

Document Capture to Host Second Quarter Earnings Call: August 15th, 2011
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), an IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced that the Company will release second quarter earnings on Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 4:30 PM Eastern. The Company will release its 10-Q for the period earlier the same day. MarketWire

Novo Nordisk A/S purchases B shares worth DKK 2.9 billion from Novo A/S as part of the ongoing share repurchase programme
Novo Nordisk A/S has today entered into an agreement to purchase 5,100,000B shares (nominal DKK 1) of a value of DKK 2.9 billion from Novo A/S aspart of the ongoing DKK 10.0 billion share repurchase programme for 2011.The transaction price is set to DKK 570 MarketWire

SBM Offshore N.V. Receives Letter of Intent for Lease FPSO for Brazil's Guara Norte Field From Petrobras
1. FPSO for Brazil pre-salt area SBM Offshore N.V. is pleased to announce that one of its Affiliates andQueirozGalvão Óleo e Gás S.A. (QGOG), have received two LettersOf Intent (LOI), onefrom GUARA BV and one from BM-S-9 Consortium, established by thecompaniesPETROLEO BRASILEIRO S.A MarketWire

Addex Pharmaceuticals Announces Board Changes
Addex Pharmaceuticals / Addex Pharmaceuticals Announces Board Changes Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Boost of Ericsson's global ICT capabilities in India
· Rising demand for ICT services, driven by broadband,mobility andcloud· Increased focus on remote delivery of both IT and telecomservices,for the benefit of customers MarketWire

Foreclosure Activity Falls to 44-Month Low in July According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Market Report
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™ for July 2011, which shows foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- were reported on 212,764 U.S. properties in July, a 4 percent decrease from June and a 35 percent decrease from July 2010 MarketWire

Zulily Closes $43 Million in Series C Funding
Zulily (, the destination site best known for offering daily deals up to 90 percent off the most popular and up-and-coming boutique brands for moms, babies and kids, today announced it has received $43 million in funding MarketWire

Security Industry Leaders at Gemalto, WAVE Systems, Cognitec and SMARTRAC Discuss Security Solutions in Interviews
"Gemalto is giving Amazon Web Services (AWS) users a secure way to access their accounts with the Ezio Time Token, a small, lightweight, long-lasting device that provides a unique six digit one-time password (OTP). This is a significant reference for Gemalto's strong multi-factor authentication solutions since AWS is the leading cloud computing service provider MarketWire

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. Announces Strong First Quarter Financial and Operating Results
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in the digital cinema industry, reported strong financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2011. The Company also made significant operational progress with its strategic initiatives. MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket and (CCTR) China Crescent Announce September 13th Town Hall Primer
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (OTCQB: NWMT) (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) and China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: CCTR) (PINKSHEETS: CCTR) today released a letter from Founder Philip Verges MarketWire

Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2011
Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. (NASDAQ: RBPAA), parent company of Royal Bank America, a community bank actively empowering small businesses and individuals to achieve their financial goals, today announced its consolidated financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Abington Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend
Abington Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ABBC) announced today that its Board of Directors at a meeting on August 10, 2011, declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share on the common stock of the Company payable on September 7, 2011 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on August 24, 2011. MarketWire

AMCOL International Announces Quarterly Dividend
The Board of Directors of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 a share for the third quarter of 2011. The third quarter dividend is payable on October 11, 2011 to shareholders of record as of August 30, 2011. MarketWire

Homburg Invest settles disclosure issue with Nova Scotia Securities Commission
Shares issued:  Class A - 17,094,490  Class B - 3,148,538 GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         11.8.2011 GlobeNewswire

Heineken completes acquisitions of two breweries in Ethiopia
Amsterdam, 11 August 2011 - Heineken N.V. today announced that it has completed the acquisitions of the Bedele and Harar breweries from the government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia for US$85 million and US$78 million, respectively. These transactions follow Heineken's participation in the public auctions for the two breweries. GlobeNewswire

ECCT to Deploy StoneGate IPS Across 50 Financial Institutions
MSSP to standardize banks and credit unions on StoneGate IPS GlobeNewswire

Countdown begins as Heineken® unveils rugby legends for Rugby World Cup 2011

Nestlé marks 20 year partnership with Salzburg Festival by awarding young talent
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé marks 20 year partnership with Salzburg Festival by awarding young talent. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Teekay Offshore Partners Reports Second Quarter Results
HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2011) - Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TGP) - GlobeNewswire

Operational update for Q2 2011
Rig utilisation in the second quarter of 2011 was 84.7 per cent. GlobeNewswire

Northland Resources S.A. Releases Quarterly Financial Results
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.Interim Financial StatementsManagement Discussion and AnalysisThis announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

Statkraft - Release of second quarter results 2011
Statkraft discloses second quarter results 2011 on Thursday 18 August 2011 at 08:00 AM CET. Material will be available on Statkraft's website and Oslo Stock Exchange GlobeNewswire

Form 8.3 - Evolution Group Plc
FORM 8.3 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins subsea contract in Malaysia
11 Aug 2011 - Aker Solutions has secured a contract with Murphy Sabah Oil Co., Ltd. to deliver a subsea production system for the Kikeh subsea expansion project off the coast of Sabah in East Malaysia. Contract value is undisclosed. GlobeNewswire

The highly valued instruments of the Pohjola Bank Art Foundation on stage in Helsinki Festival
Pohjola Pankki Oyj /The highly valued instruments of the Pohjola Bank Art Foundation on stage in Helsinki Festival . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BonTerra Resources Inc. /BONTERRA RETAINS FUGRO TO CONDUCT AN AIRBORNE MAGNETIC SURVEY OF THE SYMPHONY PROPERTY IN BRITISH COLUMBIA . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Solidium's investment yield was -4.2% for the six-month review period Investment yield was 15 GlobeNewswire

CapMan Public Market Fund increases holding in B&B TOOLS AB
CapMan Press Release 11 August 2011 at 11.45 a.m. EET CapMan Public Market Fund increases holding in B&B TOOLS ABThe fund holds 7.8 per cent of the outstanding shares and 5.8 per cent of the votes GlobeNewswire

Pöyry assists in reducing non-revenue water in Kenya
PÖYRY PLC  Press release 11 August 2011 at 11.00 a.m.Pöyry's Water & Environment business group has been awarded a EUR 1.1 million contract for a non-revenue water supply project by the Coastal Water Service Board, funded by the International Development Association (IDA) under the Water and Sanitation Service Improvement Project GlobeNewswire

Results for Reverse Circulation Holes 001 to 029 on the West Zone of Rome's Don Luis Property, Sonora, Mexico
Rome Resources Ltd. GlobeNewswire

Notification in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 2 § 9: BlackRock, Inc. decreased holding in Wärtsilä Corporation
Wärtsilä Corporation Company Announcement 11 August 2011 at 10.30 EET GlobeNewswire

co.don AG to grow cartilage cell transplants for Asklepios Group
co.don AG /co.don AG to grow cartilage cell transplants for Asklepios Group. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Reporting under B&B TOOLS' new Group structure
As of 1 April 2011, the B&B TOOLS Group will report under a new Group structure: GlobeNewswire

Aldata announces a decline in revenue from Q2 2010 and an operating loss for the quarter GlobeNewswire

Tikkurila's Interim Report for January-June 2011 - Favorable revenue development continued while cost inflation weakened profitability
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseAugust 11, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Tele2 Russia added 267,000 new customers in July
Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that its Russian operations added 267,000 new customers in July 2011. Tele2 Russia has 20.0 million customers in total. GlobeNewswire

CapMan Plc Group's Interim Report, 1 January - 30 June 2011

1.   FPSO for Brazil pre-salt area  GlobeNewswire

Imtech: 60 million euro ICT outsourcing contract for France Post's Exapaq
Gouda, the Netherlands - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) announces that France Post (La Poste), the French postal services provider, commissioned Imtech (Imtech ICT) with the entire ICT activities, including all ICT systems and IT solutions, of its subsidiary Exapaq GlobeNewswire

Evotec reports 34% revenue and profitable earnings growth; revenue guidance raised
Evotec AG /Evotec reports 34% revenue and profitable earnings growth; revenue guidance raised . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Production July 2011
Stavanger, 11 August 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco, OSE:NOR) in July 2011 produced 4,225 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) per day. Net realized oil price was USD 112 per boe after adjustments for oil put options, inventory and NGL and gas prices. Noreco's share of production from the Siri area fields in July was about 2,425 boe/day GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Reports H1 and Q2 2011 Results
Record Revenues, Strong Margin Growth and a Record Order Backlog GlobeNewswire

Noreco divests South Arne
Stavanger, 11 August 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) has entered an agreement to sell its interests in the South Arne oil field in Denmark to Hess Denmark ApS for a consideration of USD 200 million. Noreco expects to record a profit of approximately USD 50 million after tax from the transaction GlobeNewswire

Noreco reports second quarter 2011 results
Stavanger, 11 August 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco, OSE:NOR) today presents its second quarter 2011 results, with EBITDA of NOK 149 million and a negative net result of NOK 9 million from continued operations.   GlobeNewswire

Analytik Jena After Nine Months with Growth in Operating Business
Analytik Jena AG /Analytik Jena After Nine Months with Growth in Operating Business. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Addex Pharmaceuticals Announces Board Changes
Addex Pharmaceuticals /Addex Pharmaceuticals Announces Board Changes. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Algeta results for the first half and second quarter 2011
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Moody's Places OP-Pohjola Group and Pohjola Bank plc on Review for a Possible Credit Rating Downgrade
Pohjola Pankki Oyj /Moody's Places OP-Pohjola Group and Pohjola Bank plc on Review for a Possible Credit Rating Downgrade . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Boost of Ericsson's global ICT capabilities in India
·       Rising demand for ICT services, driven by broadband, mobility and cloud GlobeNewswire

Evotec partners P2X7 antagonist programme, EVT 401, to a top tier global animal health company
Evotec AG /Evotec partners P2X7 antagonist programme, EVT 401, to a top tier global animal health company . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Increased activity and good results for Veidekke
Veidekke's sales increased by 9% in the second quarter compared with last year. The order backlog has increased by 14% so far this year. "The highlights of the results are good development in the housing market, margin pressure in construction operations in Norway, margin improvements in Sweden, and a gain on the sale of Veidekke Recycling GlobeNewswire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Execution of Philippine Equity Transaction; July 2011 Revenue Report; Board Approval to Issue Shares to Improve Balance Sheet
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Execution of Philippine Equity Transaction; July 2011 Revenue Report; Board Approval to Issue Shares to Improve Balance Sheet . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Agreement on OECD complaint
Friends of the Earth Norway, Forum for Environment and Development (ForUM) and Cermaq ASA have agreed on a Joint Statement on the foundation for sustainable aquaculture. The statement concludes a more than two years old complaint on Norwegian fish farming activities in Chile and Canada. GlobeNewswire

Form 8.3 - Micro Focus International Plc
FORM 8.3 GlobeNewswire

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