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BonTerra Resources' (TSXV:BTR) Symphony Silver Property Featured in Resourcexinvestor.com Report - Video Summary Posted on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 17, 2011 - BonTerra Resources' (TSXV:BTR) (FSE:9BR) Symphony silver property featured in a Resourcexinvestor.com report.InvestmentPitch.com has posted a ""video news alert"" based on the Resourcexinvestor.com report. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.investmentpitch.com and enter ""BonTerra"" in the search box ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Succeeds at Large-Scale Calculations Enabling the Computational Design of Novel Nanodevices
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has succeeded at simulating the electrical properties of 1,000-atom models, thereby laying the groundwork for the computational design of novel nanodevices ACN Newswire

Toyohashi Tech e-Newsletter Describes 'Research Highlights'
The latest issue includes 'Research Highlights' - easy-to-understand summaries of some of the top papers from researchers at the university - as well as news and views from one of Japan's most dynamic science and technology based universities.In this issue's Research Highlights http://www.tut.ac.jp/english/newsletter/research_highlights/index ACN Newswire

Himfr.com: Dell's Second-quarter Net Profit Increased 63%
According to the recent research of Himfr.com Dell's latest quarterly earnings report was released on Tuesday. Its second-quarter net profit is $ 890 million, an increase of 63% compared with the same period of last year. Dell's second-quarter revenue is $ 15.6 billion, an increase of 1% compared with the same period of last year. The analysts of Himfr.com (http://www.himfr ACN Newswire

China Innovation reported positive profit alert
China Innovation Investment Limited ("China Innovation", Stock Code: 1217.HK) is delighted to announce that, the Company is expected to record a profit for the six months ended 30 June 2011 as compared to a loss for the same period in 2010 ACN Newswire

Silver-Investor.com's David Morgan Interviews David Wolfin & Jasman Yee of Avino Silver (TSXV:ASM) (NYSE AMEX:ASM) - Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 16, 2011 - Silver-Investor.com's David Morgan interviews David Wolfin and Jasman Yee of Avino Silver & Gold Mines (TSXV:ASM) (NYSE AMEX:ASM).InvestmentPitch.com has posted this interview on its website. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch.com and enter ""Avino Silver"" in the search box ACN Newswire

InvestmentPitch.com's Tara Sweder Interviews Ron MacDonald of American Vanadium (TSXV:AVC) - Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 16, 2011 - InvestmentPitch.com's Tara Sweder Interviews Ron MacDonald, who recently joined the Board of Directors of American Vanadium (TSXV:AVC). InvestmentPitch.com has posted this interview on its website. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch.com and enter ""American Vanadium"" in the search box ACN Newswire

47 Days Left -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Former Louisiana Attorney General Remind Investors With Large Financial Interests of Important 10/3/11 Deadline in Firm's Lawsuit Against Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.: -- RCL
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that only 47 days remain to file lead plaintiff applications in the firm's securities fraud class action lawsuit against Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. ("Royal Caribbean" or the "Company") (NYSE: RCL) MarketWire

Tytan International Announces Its All NEW Commercial Chipper
Tytan Holdings, Inc. ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: TYTN) is pleased to announce the arrival of the all NEW MB485 KINGCHIPPER. It is a self feeding Chipper, with its own engine and a tow behind welded trailer. MarketWire

The Smirnoff Co. Partners With Madonna for the World's Biggest Nightlife Exchange in 50 Countries
The Smirnoff Co. today launches the next Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Project with the audacious goal of getting 10 million people to discover, share and swap the most original nightlife experiences in 50 countries MarketWire

Embarcadero Bank - Announces Shareholder Approval of Planned Merger With Coronado First Bank
Embarcadero Bank announced that its shareholders approved the merger of Coronado First Bank with Embarcadero Bank at its annual meeting of shareholders held on August 10, 2011. Approximately 85.18% of Embarcadero Bank's outstanding common stock voted in favor of the merger MarketWire

eOfficeDirect.com Announces Super Low Prices on Basyx by Hon Chairs
Last week eOfficeDirect.com continued on its path of helping customers cut costs by slashing the price on hundreds of Basyx office chairs by Hon. With a mission of selection, speed and low prices backed by phenomenal customer service, eOfficeDirect.com is always looking for new ways to offer low prices on popular products like Hon Chairs for its customers MarketWire

Silver Peak Sues Riverbed for Patent Infringement
Silver Peak Systems, Inc. today filed claims against Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD) for infringing three of Silver Peak's United States patents related to its WAN optimization technology. The claims were filed in a lawsuit Riverbed had previously initiated in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware MarketWire

Vitech Announces Eighth Annual V3 Users Conference
Vitech Systems Group, makers of the V3 System, announced today that its Eighth Annual V3 Users Conference will be held November 16-18, 2011, at The EPIC Hotel in Miami, Florida. The conference will provide current and potential V3 System users with the opportunity to attend educational sessions, network with other system users and exchange ideas with a range of industry experts. MarketWire

"Check In" for Charity at the Wyndham Championship
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, in conjunction with the Wyndham Championship being held at the Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, N.C., Aug MarketWire

A Professional Regimen for Acne and Anti-Aging: "Skincare-News" Reviews MD Formulations
Looking for a gentle but effective solution to wrinkles, fine lines and acne? MD Formulations offers products made with potent ingredients like glycolic acid and antioxidants, designed to improve aging complexions and defend skin against future damage. Learn more about renewing and protecting skin with MD Formulations in Skincare-News MarketWire

Tao Minerals Ltd. Update on Geological Programs for the Las Aguadas and Mutata Projects
Tao Minerals Ltd. (TAO) (OTCQB: TAON)(PINK SHEETS: TAON) is pleased to provide an update on the upcoming geological work to be carried out on the Las Aquadas and Mutata properties. Tao geologists will be undertaking detailed stream sedimentary and geochemical work on the Mutata project that will further define prime targets MarketWire

Cott Wins Walmart National U.S. Collaboration Award
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) today announced that it has received the National Collaboration Award from its largest customer and the world's largest retailer, Walmart. The annual award recognizes a supplier's collaboration with Walmart on a project or initiative that had a positive impact on Walmart's key supply chain metrics MarketWire

USCBC: Exports to China Are a Vital Part of the US Economy
Exports to China from US congressional districts outpaced their exports to the rest of the world, a clear trend that began in 2000 continued in 2010, according to the US-China Business Council's (USCBC) annual US Congressional District Exports to China report. Out of 435 districts, 333 districts had higher growth in exports to China in 2010 than they did to the rest of the world. MarketWire

Extra Holidays by Wyndham Announces Best Last Minute Labor Day Travel Promotions
Extra Holidays by Wyndham is celebrating Labor Day with some of the best end of summer travel deals to resorts across the United States including New Orleans, Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach and Hawaii. MarketWire

Internet America Reports Preliminary Unaudited Operating Results for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2011
Internet America, Inc. (OTCBB: GEEK) today announced preliminary unaudited operating results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011. Total revenues for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011 decreased by 5.94% to approximately $6,979,000 as compared to total revenues of approximately $7,420,000 for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2010. MarketWire

Centrica and AltaTerra to Present Webinar on Best Practice Use of Enablon Software for Employee Sustainability Engagement Program
Enablon, the world's leading provider of sustainability management software, today announced that Centrica, the integrated energy company, will share its experience using Enablon software in an AltaTerra Research webinar on "New IT Solutions to Manage Employee Engagement for Sustainability," Aug. 18th, 2011 from 2 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. EDT MarketWire

China Cablecom Announces Board Changes and the Appointment of David Kratochvil to Its Board of Directors and Audit Committee
China Cablecom Holdings, Ltd. ("China Cablecom" or the "Company") (OTCBB: CABLF), a joint-venture provider of cable television services in the People's Republic of China (PRC), today announced the appointment of David Kratochvil to its Board of Directors and Audit Committee. Mr. Kratochvil, who is Managing Director of Euro Pacific Capital will be joining the board as an independent director. MarketWire

Kearny Financial Corp. Announces Stock Repurchase Plan Completion, Authorization for Sixth Stock Repurchase Plan
Kearny Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: KRNY) (the "Company") announced today that it completed its fifth stock repurchase plan by acquiring 5% of the Company's outstanding common stock held by persons other than its parent mutual holding company, Kearny MHC. MarketWire

NetApp Executive Vice President and CFO Steve Gomo to Retire
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that Steve Gomo, executive vice president and chief financial officer, has made the decision to retire, effective December 31, 2011. Nicholas R. Noviello, senior vice president of finance and global controller, will succeed Gomo as CFO on January 1, 2012. The transition in leadership is the result of a planned management succession process MarketWire

Sikich Ranks Among Top 50 Largest Accounting Firms in the Nation
Sikich LLP, a public accounting and advisory firm, has been named to INSIDE Public Accounting's Top 50 Accounting Firms list for 2011. MarketWire

SynQor Introduces a Higher Output Power Version of Its Industry-Leading iQor Power Input Module for ATCA Systems
SynQor, Inc., announces the release of the IQ65033QGA12 ATCA power input module, a higher-powered version of the IQ65033QMA10, with the same industry-leading functionality, package size and pinout, supporting up to 12A of output current. MarketWire

USGIF Awards Almost $100,000 to 2011 Scholarship Program Recipients
The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) today announced the recipients of its 2011 Scholarship Program, contributing $94,000 total to students studying in geospatial intelligence related fields. MarketWire

Serevi Rugby(TM) Academy Attracts Top Rugby Players, Coaches to Seattle for Week-Long Training & Competition
Serevi Rugby™ has officially kicked off the first-ever Serevi Rugby™ Academy for promising rugby athletes with Olympic aspirations. The Academy is organized like a national team camp to help better prepare 18- to 24-year-old athletes for the demands of international competition MarketWire

ViVOtech Ships EMV Payments and NFC mCommerce-Ready Reader
ViVOtech, the near field communication (NFC) software and systems company, today announced the immediate availability of a new point of sale (POS) terminal for payments and NFC mobile commerce that could save eligible merchants more than $2 billion a year in annual Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) validation costs under a Visa Inc. initiative. MarketWire

The Pinnacle Group Achieves Top Honors at the Shaklee Global Conference
The Pinnacle Group's Bo Short achieved the top honor in 3 categories at Shaklee's Global Conference in Washington, D.C. on August 13, 2011. They are Rookie of the Year, Leader of the Year and Distributor of the Year. This recognition was for the time period July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011. Shaklee has a global distributor force in excess of 1 million people. MarketWire

Pharmacy Industry Leaders Chudy & Fellows Partner to Form CentralRx, a Provider of Pharmacy Central Fill Systems
Pharmacy technology leaders Duane Chudy, TCGRx CEO, and Gene Fellows, Integrated and Automation Solutions CEO, announced a new partnership, CentralRx, to meet the growing industry need for a full service central pharmacy fill solution provider MarketWire

Ironwood Gold Corporation Announces Closing of $550,000 Financing
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTCBB: IROG) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the closing of a $550,000 Convertible Debt financing. MarketWire

Verizon Wireless Expanded 4G LTE Network Launches Tomorrow in Southern Rockland County
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Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. July 2011 Monthly Update
Below is the July 2011 Monthly Update for theLiberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund July 2011 Monthly Update
Below is the July 2011 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® EquityFund MarketWire

350Green and Efacec Partner on Largest Order for Level 3 Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers
Efacec USA, Inc., an electric vehicle charger manufacturer and Smart Grid solutions provider, and 350Green, a leading developer of electric vehicle charging networks, announce 350Green's order for 900 Plug-in Electric Vehicle (EV) Level 3 QC50 DC Fast Chargers, the largest single order for Fast Chargers to date. These units will be produced in Norcross, Ga MarketWire

Come and "Fall" for Lake Havasu City
As the temperature falls in September, Lake Havasu City, just 2-¼ hours south of Las Vegas, becomes the center of some "cool" activities for visitors MarketWire

1940 U.S. Census to Be Free on Ancestry.com
Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, today announced that both the images and indexes to the 1940 U.S. Federal Census will be made free to search, browse, and explore in the United States when this important collection commences streaming onto the website in mid-April 2012. MarketWire

Group 1 Automotive Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 18 Percent -- Second Increase in 2011; Board Doubles Share Repurchase Authorization
Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), a Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.13 per share for the second quarter of 2011. The dividend, which represents an increase of 18.2 percent, or $0.02 per share, from the first quarter, will be paid on Sept. 15, 2011, to stockholders of record on Sept. 1, 2011. MarketWire

Softline Home Fashions Inc. Celebrates a Decade of Success
Founders and CEOs Jason and Rodney Carr mark their 10-year anniversary of Softline Home Fashions Inc. (www.softlineonline.com) on August 17, 2011. With more dynamic innovation than ever before, the brothers are sure to keep their brand at the forefront of the industry. MarketWire

Can Your Shampoo Make You Gain Weight? ChaCha Is a Trusted Style Advisor for Millions of Fashion-Forward Users
ChaCha, the #1 free real-time question and answer service, has proven itself to be an authority on style and beauty for Web and mobile users by answering millions of style, beauty and fashion related questions each month. These millions of monthly users and unique interactions outpace many of the most recognizable beauty-centric sites. MarketWire

Introducing Zacuto's New EVF Gorilla Plate Bracket
Zacuto now offers a simple solution to mounting a Z-Finder EVF to a Target Shooter, Striker, or any other camera stabilization kit that uses a Gorilla Plate. Zacuto's new EVF Gorilla Plate Bracket allows users to attach their Z-Finder EVF to a Gorilla Plate or DSLR Baseplate. MarketWire

Augrid Global Holdings' Carbon Composite Technologies (CCT) Changes The Rules
Augrid Global Holdings' (PINKSHEETS: AGHD) (Augrid) recent acquisition, Carbon Composite Technologies (CCT), brings 25 years of experience working with FRP and developing new processes dealing with Carbon Fiber and Nano Fiber manufacturing. Augrid feels compelled to further explain the value CCT brings to Augrid through this acquisition. M.J MarketWire

RTG Ventures' CEO Reveals Key Marketing Strategies During Live Interview
RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGV) announced today that a new audio interview with CEO Dominic Hawes-Fairley will be available from 06:30 am ET on August 18, 2011 MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group's Client, Dwarf Technology Holdings, Inc., Registers Shares With SEC
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) announced today that its client, Dwarf Technology Holdings, Inc., has filed a registration statement with the Securities Exchange Commission to become a public company in the United States. Dwarf's corporate filing information is available on the SEC website (www.sec.gov), via the following link: MarketWire

Power.org Announces Participation From Preeminent Industry and Government Leaders at ASIA Power Architecture(R) Conference
Power.org today revealed the agenda and speaker slate for its 2011 ASIA Power Architecture Conference, a one day executive conference to be held in Shenzhen, China, September 1, 2011. The conference features Chinese government officials, some of today's most high profile executives from across the globe, and members of Power MarketWire

The Province of Ontario and Cisco Forge Alliance to Drive IT Innovation, Economic Development and R&D
At an event today, Ontario Minister of Economic Development and Trade Sandra Pupatello, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) Chairman and CEO John Chambers, and Cisco Canada President Nitin Kawale pledged support for efforts to generate a long-term investment of expertise and technology for the Province of Ontario MarketWire

ECU Silver Announces That Leading Corporate Governance Analysis and Proxy Voting Firms Recommend That Securityholders Vote FOR the Merger With Golden Minerals Company
ECU Silver Mining Inc. ("ECU") (TSX: ECU) is pleased to announce that Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") and Glass Lewis & Co MarketWire

Sonor Investments Limited Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
Sonor Investments Limited (TSX VENTURE: SNI.PR.A) today reported its financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

JDSU Announces Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for the Lease of a Class A Office Building in East Syracuse, New York
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Merrem Properties, LLC to represent them with the lease-up of their Class A office building totaling 115,617 sq. ft. on 9.7 acres located at 6333 Route 298, East Syracuse, New York. MarketWire

PayChest Appoints Phillips as Director
PayChest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) ("PayChest") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Vivian Phillips as a Director of the Company. MarketWire

"All Aboard" for the 2nd Annual Big Texas Train Show
The Big Texas Train Show will return to The George R. Brown Convention Center Saturday and Sunday, October 8 and 9, 2011 MarketWire

Industry-First iPhone App From Quantum to Help Manage Backups Anytime, Anywhere
News FactsQuantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced the industry's first mobile app enabling backup administrators to securely monitor and optimize disk backup systems and tape libraries from their iPhone or iPad MarketWire

Sanitation Districts of LA County to Help Schools Divert Trash From Landfills
Hold the ziplock, recycle your milk carton, and please compost that banana peel. That's the lesson the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County wants to teach area school children this year. The agency announced today that it will partner with Grades of Green, a Manhattan Beach-based non-profit group, to conduct its first "Trash Free Lunch Challenge MarketWire

Legends Foods Corporation Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Mary of Puddin Hill, Inc.
Legends Foods Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PRMX) announced today that a Letter of Intent (LOI) has been signed with the owners of Mary of Puddin Hill to acquire the iconic company. Mary of Puddin Hill is famous for its line of award winning pecan fruit cakes, pecan pies, brittles and chocolates. MarketWire

Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery Wins Award With the Help of National Chemicals, Inc.
Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery, in downtown Minneapolis, was awarded the 2011 Cleanest Pint in Minnesota! The contest was born of consumer frustration with the lack of quality and care put into serving beer. MarketWire

Three-Day Auction of Georgia and Alabama Bank-Owned Properties to Include Homes, Commercial Properties, Lakefront Properties
Thirty homes, 49 commercial properties and four lakefront properties will be part of a large auction of foreclosed real estate set for Sept. 7-9. Marietta-based John Dixon & Associates will manage the sales. MarketWire

iGambit Inc. Reports 50% Increase in Second Quarter Revenue
iGambit Inc. (OTCBB: IGMB), a diversified technology development and holding company reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 (in US Dollars). MarketWire

Europ Assistance USA to Join Discussion on Managing Travel Risk at GBTA Convention
Dr. Eugene Delaune, chief medical officer at Europ Assistance USA (EA USA), assisting corporate customers and their employees when the unexpected happens, will participate in the "Travel Risk Management: Preparedness Defeats the Unexpected" panel at the 2011 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention being held in Denver next week. MarketWire

Implant Sciences' CEO to Present at National Investment Banking Association Conference in Boston on August 18
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced that its CEO, Glenn D. Bolduc, will present at the National Investment Banking Association Conference on August 18th at 12:20pm. The conference is taking place between August 17 and August 19 at the Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston. MarketWire

Toyota Tests Prius Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle in WeCar Car-Sharing Program at Yahoo!
WeCar by Enterprise Rent-A-Car is adding a Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid demonstration vehicle (PHV) to the WeCar program at Yahoo!'s Sunnyvale, Calif., campus. MarketWire

PIMCO Hires Greg Sharenow as Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager and Jeremie Banet as Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, has hired two senior portfolio managers on its real return portfolio management team, based in the Newport Beach office: Greg Sharenow will join the firm on September 7th as an Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager, and Jeremie Banet joined the firm on August 1st as a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager. MarketWire

Franchising Booms for FranNet, Boosts Economic Recovery and Job Creation
Franchising is the economy's superstar. Growth of new franchised businesses is helping lift a still-sluggish economy, creating jobs and providing new options to corporate workers wanting a change. MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems Announces Warrant Call
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading skilled nursing and assisted living provider, is exercising its option to call for redemption 100% of the outstanding warrants to purchase shares of common stock sold in its initial public offering in November 2006 and those sold in a private placement in December 2009 MarketWire

Business Continuity Solutions Doubled Revenue of Its Continuity Cloud(TM) Product to Corporate Accounts
Business Continuity Solutions (BCS) trading under (PINKSHEETS: BUCS), announces significant topline revenue growth of its Continuity Cloud™ data center services to corporate accounts only half way through the 3rd quarter. In the same six-week period, BCS has also more than doubled its client base that uses the services of our Continuity Cloud™ Product MarketWire

Redi-Data Announces File Enhancements That Strengthen Its Suite of Marketing Solutions
Redi-Data, Inc. a leading provider of consumer, business and healthcare professional data and email lists, announced that it has added access to an additional 100 million cell phone records to the consumer files available with Redi-Connect®, the company's proprietary real-time lead verification and data enhancement solution. MarketWire

NetApp Announces Results for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2012
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012, which ended July 29, 2011. Revenues for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012 totaled $1.458 billion compared to revenues of $1.154 billion for the same period one year ago. MarketWire

Wood Partners' Alta Aspen Grove First Apartments in State to Certify Under LEED for Homes
Alta Aspen Grove is the first market-rate apartment community of stick-frame construction to be certified under LEED for Homes in Colorado, developer Wood Partners announced today. MarketWire

Scorpex Granted Federal Permit
Scorpex, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRPX) (the "Company") today announces it has received its Use of Soil Permit from the Mexican federal government. The Use of Soil Permit is the most significant permit the Company has received to date for its first full service waste disposal and recycling facility near Ensenada, Mexico. MarketWire

Brandywine Homes Buys 2.2 Acre Site in Buena Park, Prepares to Build New Community With 18 Two-Story Homes
A church needing money to expand and a developer eager to build in Buena Park have found common ground. MarketWire

Area Law Enforcement to Launch Intensive Crackdown on Impaired Driving
Area law enforcement will join nearly 10,000 other law enforcement agencies nationwide in support of Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over -- an intensive crackdown on impaired driving August 19-September 5. MarketWire

Power Assure CTO Provides Insights Into Data Center Energy Efficiency Rating Systems
Companies are now paying very close attention to power consumption throughout their data centers. To support this growing need, the industry has created both the metrics and tools required to measure and manage power utilization effectively. Clemens Pfeiffer, CTO of Power Assure, Inc MarketWire

Taleo to Host Financial Analyst Session at Taleo World 2011 in San Francisco
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, announced today that it will host a financial analyst session at Taleo World 2011, Taleo's annual customer conference being held at Hilton San Francisco and Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco September 11-14th 2011. MarketWire

EastLink Selects Ericsson to build Mobile Broadband Network
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Xtreme Oil & Gas Completes Third Party Valuation of $102 Million
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc MarketWire

New Federal Government Study: AlcoholEdu Reduces Binge Drinking and Alcohol-Related Harms
EverFi, Inc., the leading education technology platform company, today announced the release of a new federal government study showing that AlcoholEdu®, EverFi's online alcohol education program for incoming first-year students, is proven to reduce student binge drinking and alcohol-related harms, such as blackouts, injuries, and sexual assaults MarketWire

Alliance Memory's Latest Product Selection Guide Now Available
Alliance Memory Inc., a worldwide provider of legacy memory ICs for the communications, computing, industrial, and consumer markets, today announced that the latest edition of its free product selection guide is now available MarketWire

Discover the Best of the Web With StumbleUpon's New Explore Box
StumbleUpon, the leading way to discover Web and mobile content, today announced the Explore Box -- a new beta feature with which consumers can discover Web pages, videos, photos and more across hundreds of thousands of interests. Using this tool, consumers will explore, or stumble through, a stream of recommended content related to specific keywords or phrases. MarketWire

Casino Enterprise Management Announces 2011 Hospitality Operations Technology (HOT) Award Winners
Casino Enterprise Management is proud to announce the winners of its second annual run of the Hospitality Operations Technology Awards, or HOT Awards. MarketWire

Crowdmug Launches the First On-Demand Visual Updates App
Today Crowdmug, the first ever open commerce platform announced their official public launch, allowing people to see what places look like in real-time. "People need a simple way to get on demand visual updates of places," said Behzad Behrouzi, CEO and Founder of Crowdmug MarketWire

Chatterfly Unveils Mobile Loyalty App That Rewards Consumers for Supporting Local Neighborhood Businesses
Chatterfly, a leader in the growing digital loyalty space, today announced the official launch of its mobile loyalty rewards platform for local businesses and consumers. The Chatterfly app eliminates the hassle of traditional paper loyalty cards by simplifying the experience with the use of a smartphone MarketWire

VPG Releases New FSR Secondary Standard Resistor Based on Bulk Metal(R) Foil Technology for Laboratory Calibration Standards and DMMs
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors division (VFR) has introduced a breakthrough secondary standard resistor for laboratory calibration standards and digital multimeters (DMM). For test equipment designers, the new FSR offers exceptionally high accuracy of 10 ppm at the terminals, long-term stability of 0 MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- Last Chance for Master Class and Catch Me If You Can
Just a few weeks remain for Broadway audiences to see Catch Me If You Can and Master Class, as both shows are currently set to close September 4. MarketWire

Soaring Above the Competition -- How American Pavilion Stood by Their Tradition of Excellence When Faced With a Challenge
American Pavilion was recently called upon by a leading business jet manufacturer to build a fabric structure to house their jets at a Miami air show. The client needed this tent to serve as a high-profile pavilion used to showcase their latest and upcoming jet models. They also wanted to be sure this structure would make them stand out from their competitors in attendance MarketWire

CO2 Optics for Steel Cutting Lasers, Factory Direct OEM Replacements From Laser Research Optics
Laser Research Optics has introduced a full line of CO(2) laser optics featuring lenses and mirrors that are direct OEM replacements for popular high power steel cutting lasers and available from stock. MarketWire

Intermedia to Offer Microsoft Office 365
Intermedia, a global leader in cloud services and the largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, today announced they have signed an agreement with Microsoft to offer solutions that include Microsoft Office 365. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Intermedia is among a handful of organizations bringing Office 365 to market. MarketWire

Abanaki Corporation Releases DNAPL Groundwater Remediation System
Abanaki Corporation (http://www.abanaki.com/) is pleased to announce a DNAPL Groundwater Remediation System designed to remove high viscosity oils such as creosote from groundwater. These systems are used to remove oil contamination from existing monitoring wells. MarketWire

TalkPoint and PR News Partner to Provide Webinar on the Key Uses of Google+ in Communication Initiatives
TalkPoint, the leader in global communications technology, specializing in browser-based audio and video webcasting, and PR News, a must-read publication for communications professionals, today announced that the two companies have partnered to deliver "PR News Google+ Webinar: What You Need to Know Now About Google+." MarketWire

Ilene Adler, CEO of Vantage Communications, Named "Women Executives in America" Winner at 2011 Golden Bridge Awards
At last week's 2011 Golden Bridge Awards, Ilene Adler, CEO of Vantage Communications, brought home an award win for the 3rd Annual 2011 Golden Bridge Awards. Selected as the winner in the "Women Executives in America" category, this award highlights her successful career in marketing and public relations. MarketWire

Vantage Communications Wins 2011 Golden Bridge Award for Best Mobile Public Relations Campaign
At last week's 2011 Golden Bridge Awards, Vantage Communications was recognized once again for its work with mobile family safety company Life360, bringing home a win in the PR and Marketing Campaigns Category - Mobile/Wireless division MarketWire

SHL Group Chooses Epicor for Global ERP Implementation
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A+E Networks(TM) and Majesco Hit the Gas With Parking Wars 2 on Facebook(R)
A+E Networks™ Digital Media and Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today that Parking Wars 2 has officially launched on Facebook. Based on the hit A&E series, this innovative online game is set to surpass the run-away success of the original Parking Wars game on Facebook. MarketWire

The New Fluke Ti9 Puts the Power of Thermal Imaging in the Hands of Electricians and Technicians
Fluke Corporation, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, introduces the Fluke® Ti9, a high-performance, affordable thermal imager that is ideal for troubleshooting electrical installations as well as electro-mechanical, process, and HVAC/R equipment MarketWire

Bivar Launches 4xpress
Bivar, a leading specialty provider of LED indication products and solutions, has announced the launch of 4xpress, an online program that enables Bivar to quickly respond to custom light pipe design inquiries. As part of the 4xpress program, Bivar will assess new projects and provide recommendations within two business days or less MarketWire

Cables To Go Named Vendor of the Year by Herman
Herman Procurement & Logistics (www.hermanelectronics.com) has named Cables To Go® (www.cablestogo.com) as its Vendor of the Year. MarketWire

Web Event Looks at Minimally Invasive Treatment of Esophageal Disease
BroadcastMed, Inc.'s surgical web portal ORLive.com is proud to present a premiere web program about esophageal disease. The webcast premiering Thursday, August 18th at 7pm ET will be hosted by renowned thoracic surgeons Dr. Daniel Miller and Dr. Scott Swanson. Viewers will get an in-depth look at the minimally invasive surgical treatment of benign and malignant esophageal disease MarketWire

Northern Lights Direct Adds to DR Online Team
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Airspan Announces 4G Small Cell Base Station
Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of broadband wireless access networks, announced today the introduction of Air4Gs, a carrier-grade, compact 4G base station, offering a cost-optimized solution to operators and vertical markets such as smart grid. MarketWire

OnConference Adds 18 International Toll-Free Numbers to Meet Businesses' Increasing Need to Operate Globally
With the recent addition of 18 new toll-free numbers, onConference has further expanded its reach for conference call services around the world -- giving businesses the essential communication tools they need to operate in an increasingly global industry. MarketWire

Octus Debuts RebateWorks Service
Octus, Inc. (OTCBB: OCTI), an innovative California-based resource efficiency company, today announced the debut of RebateWorks™, a multi-faceted service focused on simplifying the procurement of utility company rebates and incentives. MarketWire

Sionix Signs Letter of Intent for the Sale of 2 Mobile Water Treatment Systems
Sionix Corporation (OTCBB: SINX), designer of innovative and patented advanced mobile water treatment systems (MWTS), announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent with ANA Global Corp. (ANA) for the purchase of two MWTS to be installed at a local government in Katsina State and at a Cooperative Housing Project in Abuja, Nigeria. ANA, headquartered in Fredericksburg, VA MarketWire

Green Star Products' State-of-the-Art Biodiesel Plant in Odessa, Washington Restarts Operation
Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced today that on July 11, 2011, Biodiesel Magazine (http://www.biodieselmagazine.com) wrote an article titled "Washington plant restarts biodiesel production, canola crushing." MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.-Pilot Mountain Resources Legal Settlement
Pacific Gold Corp. (PINK SHEETS: PCFG)(OTCQB: PCFG) MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Confirms Initial Yuma Flight Testing Schedule for Argus One UAV
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the Company has confirmed the schedule for the first round of flight testing of its Argus One UAV at the U.S. Army's proving ground facilities in Yuma, Arizona MarketWire

Biota Announces Preliminary Full Year Report
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) MarketWire

Camelot's 'SKATELAND' Glides Into Germany
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Distribution Group ("CDG") and KSM GmbH ("KSM") have inked a deal for all media rights in Germany for the film SKATELAND, a coming of age story starring Shiloh Fernandez (Red Riding Hood) and Ashley Greene (Breaking Dawn, LOL). The film was released theatrically in the US Spring 2011. MarketWire

ResortQuest to Participate as Lodging Sponsor for the Run Rabbit Run Ultra 50 Marathon and OktoberWest
ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals will welcome guests to Steamboat Springs, Colo. this September as the Official Lodging Sponsor of two exciting events taking place the same weekend: Run Rabbit Run Steamboat 50 Ultra Marathon and OktoberWest. MarketWire

Vistaar Delivers Pricing Intelligence to Salesforce.com Customers
Vistaar Technologies, Inc., a provider of price performance management solutions, announced today the launch of Vistaar SmartPrice™, a cloud-based application that enables Salesforce.com customers to integrate real-time pricing analytics directly into their existing workflows MarketWire

MELA Sciences Issues Statement on FDA's New Draft Guidance on Pivotal Clinical Trials
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA) issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) draft guidance on Design Considerations for Pivotal Clinical Investigations for Medical Devices, including those conducted to support Premarket Approval (PMA) applications MarketWire

Acquisition Mounts Patent Defense - Research Report on Google Inc. and Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.
Today, www.EquityMarketsInc.com announced its research report highlighting Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. (NYSE: MMI). Full content and research is available at www.EquityMarketsInc.com/research.php. MarketWire

Thermador to Be Showcased at Kansas City's Premier Home Design Store
Luxury-appliance maker Thermador (http://www.thermador.com) and Portfolio Kitchen & Home, the Midwest's premier kitchen and home design resource, announced today the launch of the Thermador Culinary Studio with more than eight live professional appliances at Portfolio's Flagship Store in the heart of Kansas City. MarketWire

Platinum Studios Retains B|W|R Public Relations
Platinum Studios (OTCBB: PDOS) has retained B|W|R Public Relations to wage a full-service campaign for the Los Angeles-based entertainment company and its evolving slate of projects in publishing, filmed entertainment, videogames, merchandising, licensing and other areas MarketWire

Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. Adds S. Jeffrey Johnson to Advisory Board Committee
Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRRY) is pleased to announce the addition of S. Jeffrey Johnson to the Company's Advisory Board. Mr MarketWire

Accept Software Receives High Marks for Accept360 Product Suite From Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) in Independent Analysis
News Facts: Accept Software, the leader in enterprise product development, has received certification from Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC), an independent, objective third party, specializing in impartial and quantifiable software analysis and selection MarketWire

SeeSaw Signs Content Agreement With Om Records
SeeSaw Networks, a leading digital place-based media company, today announced that it has inked a content agreement with Om Records, a San Francisco based music and Lifestyle Company. As a result of this agreement, Seesaw will air exclusive content such as artist interviews and backstage footage through its extensive place-based media network. MarketWire

WildTangent Adds Activision Games to Its Line-Up of Enthusiast, Casual and Family Games
WildTangent today announced that it is adding a host of Activision's games to the WildTangent games service. This move further expands the number of popular enthusiast games offered on WildTangent.com while also adding top-quality casual and family titles for all members of the household. MarketWire

KOM Networks' CTO Wins InfoWorld Technology Leadership Award
KOM Networks™, creator and world leading provider of storage management solutions for secure archiving compliant data protection and retention, today announced that Kamel Shaath has won the IDG's InfoWorld Technology Leadership Award as the sole winner in the Business Leadership category. MarketWire

OC's Coachella? Playground Festival and Blue Torch Entertainment to Bring Thousands of Music Fans to Hidden Valley
Panic! at the Disco, Lil Jon, The Game, Big Sean, plus more than 20 other rock, hip-hop and electronic music stars and up-and-coming artists will be descending on Orange County for the premiere of the Playground Festival, hosted by multi-threat media star Nick Cannon. The eight-stage, two-day event will take place Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3-4, at Hidden Valley, Irvine, Calif MarketWire

Gaskets and Seals From Interstate Specialty Products Keep Out Dust, Light and Splashes
Interstate Specialty Products, Inc. is introducing custom die cut gaskets and seals that can be produced from a wide range of materials to match specific application requirements. They are precision fabricated to OEM specifications using digital die-less cutting equipment. MarketWire

Self-Adhesive Vinyl Pockets From RNR Plastics Are Available Factory Direct
RNR Plastics is introducing a line of self-adhesive vinyl pockets, pouches, business card-, tag-, aisle sign-, and job ticket-holders and related products that are direct replacements over those offered by catalog suppliers at a significant cost savings, claims the firm. MarketWire

Highly Relevant Offers Exclusive Search Engine Optimization Method to Effectively Convert Traffic Into Sales
Internet marketing agency Highly Relevant recently introduced its proprietary search engine optimization (SEO) process. Exclusively developed by Highly Relevant, the program was created to deliver top search engine rankings for its wide range of clients. MarketWire

Ziegler Welcomes New Healthcare Banker
Ziegler, a specialty investment banking firm with more than 100 years of experience, welcomes Scott Winter as its newest member of its healthcare banking team in Cleveland, Ohio MarketWire

Idea Fabrik Provides Essential Middleware to Game Developers With HeroCloud
Idea Fabrik (GB00B61CVK31, TI4.F) (http://www.ideafabrik.com) today announced that five powerful industry-standard technologies are now bundled together with HeroCloud (http://www.heroengine.com), its proprietary platform for building and distributing online games. The middleware includes: MarketWire

West Penn Accelerates Test-Process Development in Wake of FAA Approval of Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing
West Penn Testing Group (www.westpenntesting.com), a provider of non-destructive testing and material testing services, reports completion of FAA approvals for Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT) MarketWire

Vulcan GMS Uses Quality Thinking to Cut Customer Response Time in Half
During the first quarter of 2011, Vulcan GMS, Inc. (www.vulcangms.com), a supplier of custom-made lead products, experienced pressure for faster delivery from radiation shielding customers. "Manufacturing time at Vulcan is among the fastest in our segment," said Tom Ray, President of Vulcan GMS. "So we had to look elsewhere to increase responsiveness MarketWire

Calypso Medical Sponsors the Great Prostate Cancer Challenge Race Series in Five Cities
Calypso Medical Technologies, Inc., developer of GPS for the Body® technology used for the precise tracking of cancerous tumors during prostate radiotherapy, today announced a partnership with ZERO - The Project to End Prostate Cancer to sponsor the Great Prostate Cancer Challenge Race Series (GPCC) in five cities nationwide MarketWire

New Website Service From vFlyer Combines Big Business Marketing Capabilities With Blog-Like Simplicity on a Small Business Budget
vFlyer, the premier online marketing service, announced the introduction of vSites, its new small and medium-sized business website creation and management service. vSites enables service providers, apartment communities, real estate agents, and other professionals to easily build and manage engaging, dynamic websites MarketWire

PacStar Delivers Riverbed Virtual Steelhead(R) Technology on the Smallest Deployable Appliance
PacStar®, a leading developer of advanced communications solutions for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), today announced an integrated solution that delivers Riverbed® Virtual Steelhead® on the PacStar 1210 Tactical Accelerator Appliance (TAA) MarketWire

High-Score to Ontario for Its Game-Winning Incentives on Offer to Expanding Digital Entertainment Companies
GamesCom 2011 -- Despite various global economic challenges, the digital media and video game industries continue to thrive. People like to play games -- especially in tough times. Over the past two years, Canada's gaming industry has expanded 11 per cent annually and is forecasted to grow 17 per cent in each of the next two years MarketWire

BlackBern Partners Acquires Transportation Management Software Vendor Cadec Global
Investment firm BlackBern Partners announced today that it has acquired Cadec Global (www.cadec.com), a leading provider of advanced fleet management solutions. A privately held company, Cadec was formerly owned by Brú Venture Capital. The transaction was completed on August 11, 2011. MarketWire

Survey: Smart Phones Are Reshaping Consumer Purchasing Habits
Retailers and brands will need to shift their sales and marketing strategies to respond to the growing influence of mobile devices on consumer behavior, according to the new L.E.K. Consulting Mobile Commerce Survey MarketWire

MomentumHunter.com Morning Alerts: HWI Global, Bank of America, Herbalife, OfficeMax, General Electric, AK Steel, Weatherford, Synovus, Pfizer and Nokia
MomentumHunter.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. MomentumHunter.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Bank of America Sells Off, Citibank Credit Card Stats, Microsoft to Bid for Motorola?
Bank of America (BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan has been saying he's going to be selling off noncore assets in order to fend off either a massively dilutive capital raise or a sale of something very valuable like Merrill Lynch. MarketWire

KnockOutPennyStocks.com Morning Alerts: Auri Inc, Sony Corp, Google, Sirius, Intel, Sprint Nextel, Marina Biotech, Microsoft and Comcast
KnockOutPennyStocks.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. KnockOutPennyStocks.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

McWilliams|Ballard Announces the Release of Their 2011 Mid-Year Condominium Market Overview
McWilliams|Ballard announced the release of its 2011 Mid-Year Washington Metropolitan Area Condominium Overview today. The overview is a comprehensive analysis of the new and resale condominium market as well as the overall multifamily market in the Washington Area over the past 6 months. MarketWire

Papuan Precious Metals: 100 Meter Stepout at Kuliuta Intersects 256m of Visible Copper Mineralization
PAPUAN PRECIOUS METALS CORP. (TSX VENTURE: PAU)(OTCQX: PAUFF) ("PPM" or "the Company") announces that hole KUD008, drilled at the Kuliuta gold-copper prospect, intersected a 256m interval of porphyry copper style mineralization with visible copper from 52m downhole MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Closing of New $150 Million Credit Facility for Eureka Hunter Pipeline, LLC
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) (the "Company" or "Magnum Hunter") announced today that the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Eureka Hunter Pipeline, LLC ("Eureka Hunter Pipeline"), has closed a new credit facility (the "Eureka Hunter Finance Facility") totaling $150 million MarketWire

Seven Arts Pictures Announces US Release of "The Pool Boys"
Seven Arts Pictures PLC (NASDAQ: SAPX) ("Seven Arts") today announced it has finalized plans for the US release of "The Pool Boys" (the "Film"). Cinedigm Entertainment Group (NASDAQ: CIDM) ("Cinedigm") will release the Film theatrically on between 75 to 100 screens in the top fifty markets on September 30, 2011 MarketWire

LRAD Corporation Announces $1.5 Million in LRAD(R) Systems and Support Equipment Orders From U.S. Navy
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), today announced approximately $1.5 million in new LRAD orders from the U.S. Navy. The orders, which consist primarily of LRAD 1000X™ systems and support equipment, are scheduled to ship this quarter. MarketWire

Navy Federal Credit Union Expands Mobile Banking With New Android(TM) App Created by EffectiveUI
Navy Federal Credit Union, the world's largest credit union, in partnership with EffectiveUI, an award winning user experience (UX) design and development agency, today announced the release of their newest mobile banking app for Android™ MarketWire

Synthesis Energy Systems Announces Successful Test of High Ash Chinese Coal for Use in China's Ammonia Industry
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. ("SES") (NASDAQ: SYMX), a global energy and gasification technology company, announced today the successful completion of a 5-day long commercial demonstration test at SES' Zaozhuang joint venture plant in Shandong Province, China where it gasified low quality high ash coal on behalf of Yankuang Yishan Chemical Industry Company ("YYCC") MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Appoints Four New Members of the Board of Directors
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), a provider of DNA-based security, anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced the election of four new members to its Board of Directors: John Bitzer III, President & Chief Executive Officer of ABARTA, Inc MarketWire

Finacity and NORD/LB Announce an Increase to $75 Million of a Trade Receivable Securitization Facility for CHC Helicopter Corporation
Finacity Corporation ("Finacity") announced today that together with Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale ("NORD/LB"), it has facilitated the successful increase from $55 million to $75 million of an existing trade receivable securitization for CHC Helicopter Corporation. The program upsize involves the addition of Australian receivables combined with European receivables. MarketWire

Investors Dial 888 for Luck, Says Investment Think Tank
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Excellon Reports Illegal Demonstration at La Platosa
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) (the "Company" or "Excellon") reports an illegal demonstration at the Company's La Platosa property that has limited access to the property to only essential service workers and security personnel. Production has been temporarily halted since August 15, 2011. Excellon and its legal team are working with Durango State Government authorities to resolve this issue MarketWire

HealthDataInsights Turns to Symantec to Help Secure Confidential Medical Records
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that HealthDataInsights, Inc MarketWire

Digital Lumens Expands Intelligent Lighting System Product Line
Digital Lumens, the leader in intelligent lighting systems, today expanded its product line with new 15,000-lumen Intelligent Light Engines (ILEs) for highbay and midbay applications. Designed for industrial facilities with higher ceilings, high foot-candle requirements and/or wider spacing of fixtures, the new systems increase delivered light by more than 50 percent MarketWire

Covario Delivers New SEO Command Center and Portfolio Optimization to Digital Marketers in Latest Organic Search Software Upgrade
Covario, Inc., the nation's largest independent provider of global search marketing services and software solutions, has unveiled the latest upgrade to its SEO (search engine optimization) management platform here at SES (Search Engine Strategies) San Francisco. MarketWire

DSM and NutraCea Announce Joint Research Program Targeting Rice Bran Derived Protein
The DSM Innovation Center ('DSM') and NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ) announce that on August 15, 2011, the companies entered into a Joint Research and Development Agreement ('JDA') MarketWire

nScaled Makes Cloud Computing a Reality for Law Firms
nScaled, provider of hybrid cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) for the enterprise, today announced key deployments among its customers in the legal services sector, with customers including: Davis & Gilbert, Davis Wright Tremaine, Fitzpatrick Cella, Harper & Scinto, and Zuber & Taillieu MarketWire

Major Social Media Platforms Converge at 12th Annual E-Tourism Summit in SF
Through Tours.com and NAJ Group, an unprecedented, first-ever gathering of leaders from the major companies in the world of the Internet -- Facebook, Groupon, Twitter, TripAdvisor, LinkedIn, Pandora, Yelp and others -- will descend upon the upcoming 12th annual E-Tourism Summit (ETS) Sept MarketWire

Nexsan Selects Toshiba SSD Drives to Accelerate Next Generation E5000 NAS Storage With FASTier(TM)
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems and Toshiba, a global leader in the development, design and manufacturing of storage solutions, today partnered to boost the performance of Network Attached Storage (NAS) in virtualized operating environments, significantly improving file access MarketWire

BeautyBar.com Now Available as an iPhone App
Shoppers everywhere will now be able to treat themselves to their favorite luxury cosmetic products on the go, courtesy of the new iPhone app from BeautyBar.com, the leading prestige beauty destination online MarketWire

Zonit Structured Solutions Introduces 240-Volt Version of Micro Automatic Transfer Switch for Data Centers & Network/Telecom Closets
Zonit Structured Solutions (www.Zonit.com), a provider of power management and rack management products for data centers and telecom-network closets, today introduced a new member of the Zonit Micro Automatic Transfer Switch product family: the Zonit Micro ATS-HV (HV = "high voltage) MarketWire

Citadel EFT Inc. Revenues Up 39% From Last Year With Projections of Substantial Growth Imminent
Citadel EFT Inc. (OTCQB: CDFT) (PINKSHEETS: CDFT), a fully audited company which offers U.S. merchants credit card terminals and online, mail order and retail credit card processing services, announces today that revenues are up 39% from this time last year and showing all signs of more growth in the short and long term. Citadel EFT Inc MarketWire

Circle Star Energy Appoints Terry W. Dorris as a Director
Circle Star Energy Corp. (OTCBB: CRCL) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the addition of Terry W. Dorris as a Director, effective today, August 17, 2011. MarketWire

Alorica Appoints Amit Shankardass as Chief Marketing Officer
Alorica Inc., a leading customer management BPO company, today announced the appointment of Amit Shankardass to the position of Chief Marketing Officer of Alorica. In this role, reporting directly to Andy Lee, CEO and Chairman, Alorica, he will head the marketing organization with a charter to provide strategic direction to help continue the company's growth and expansion MarketWire

Louis S. Caiola, Jr. Joins Dome Equities as a Partner
Dome Equities is pleased to announce that Louis S. Caiola, Jr. has joined the firm as a Partner responsible for distribution of their Real Estate Private Equity offerings. Previously, Mr. Caiola was a Senior Vice President at UBS and a Director at Deutsche Bank where he advised high net worth, family office and institutional clients on investment strategies MarketWire

Kabbage Secures $17 Million From Mohr Davidow Ventures, BlueRun Ventures, David Bonderman, Warren Stephens and UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund
Kabbage, Inc., a provider of working capital for online merchants, today announced it has secured $17 million in Series B funding, led by Mohr Davidow Ventures. Existing investors participating in the round include BlueRun Ventures, David Bonderman, founder of TPG Capital, Warren Stephens, CEO of Stephens Inc., and the UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund MarketWire

Kabbage Issued First Patent
Further solidifying its position as a leader in commercial finance, Kabbage, Inc. has been awarded its first patent, U.S. Patent No. 7,983,951, by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The company is announcing this patent issuance on the heels of its most recent round of funding MarketWire

Intacct Names Six Business Partners to 2011 President's Club
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, has recognized six of its Business Partners for their accomplishments over the past 12 months. AccessTek, Horne LLP, InnoVergent, JMT Consulting Group, LarsonAllen and SingerLewak have been named to the 2011 Intacct President's Club. These firms represent an elite group of Intacct partners MarketWire

Parvus Introduces Ruggedized Cisco IE-3000 Switch for Extreme Military / Civil Networking Applications
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announces the DuraNET® 3000, a ruggedized version of the IE-3000 industrial Ethernet switch from Cisco Systems, specifically hardened for use in demanding military / civil IP networking technology refresh and C4ISR situational awareness applications MarketWire

Lone Star Gold Inc. Provides Mexico-Based La Candelaria Gold-Silver Project Regional Overview
Lone Star Gold Inc. (OTCBB: LSTG) ("Lone Star" or "the Company") is pleased to provide a regional overview relating to the Company's 70% Working Interest in the ~1,976-acre (~800-hectare) Mexico-based La Candelaria gold-silver project property. The La Candelaria property represents gold samples grading as high as 0 MarketWire

Briggs Announces Respiratory Product Line Expansion
Briggs Medical Service Company, a leading provider of cutting-edge home medical products, announced the introduction of three new MABIS-branded respiratory items, including the exclusive NebPak Ultrasonic Nebulizer (available in two colors) and the CosmoComp Compressor Nebulizer MarketWire

Reputation.com Partners With American Medical Association to Provide Online Reputation Management Solutions to Physicians
Reputation.com, leader in online reputation management and privacy control to individuals and businesses, today announced a partnership with the American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's largest physician organization. Reputation.com will be the exclusive provider of online reputation management (ORM) solutions to AMA member physicians through the association's Member Value Program MarketWire

Anderson Plumbing Heating & Air Announces Operation Pink Ribbon to Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure San Diego
Mary Jean Anderson, president of Anderson Plumbing Heating and Air (www.andersonpha.com) announced a company-wide commitment of time, fundraising and resources to Susan G. Komen for the Cure San Diego called Operation Pink Ribbon. MarketWire

Linde carbon capture project to receive major R&D grant by U.S. Department of Energy
Linde AG /Linde carbon capture project to receive major R&D grant by U.S. DepartmentofEnergyProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.Munich, 17 August 2011 - The U.S MarketWire

Auri Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
Auri, Inc. (OTCBB: AURI) announced today financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

EastwindResearch.com Afternoon Alerts: HWI Global, Location Based Techs, Xinde Technology, Lone Star Gold, Fannie Mae, Legend Oil and Gas, Freddie Mac, Advanced Cell Tech, Nanoviricides
EastwindResearch.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. EastwindResearch.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

WABCO Wins Award for Sustainability Performance in Brazil from ZF, a Global Leader in Commercial Vehicle Driveline Technology
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO in Brazil has been honored with ZF South America's first Sustainability Award MarketWire

SPDX Workgroup Releases Software Package Data Exchange Standard to Widespread Industry Support
LINUXCON -- The SPDX workgroup, hosted by The Linux Foundation, today announced the release of version 1.0 of its Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX™) standard. MarketWire

Skanz Launches QR-Coded Social Networking Platform for the Easy and Instant Sharing of Your Digital Life
What if, with one flick of your wrist, you could share your digital life -- all of your favorite social media and contact information? MarketWire

American Petro-Hunter Commences Drilling Operations for Second Horizontal Well at North Oklahoma Project
American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH) ("American Petro-Hunter" or the "Company") announced today that drill site operations have commenced in preparation for the next horizontal oil well at the Company's North Oklahoma Mississippi Project development. MarketWire

Trellis Earth Products, Inc. Announces Executive and Board Appointments
Trellis Earth Products, Inc. ("Trellis" or the "Company"), a rapidly growing supplier and manufacturer of branded biodegradable food packaging and plastic bags made with renewable resources, today announced new executive and Board appointments, effective in July and August 2011. MarketWire

Publishers Clearing House Online Launches PCHSuperfan on Facebook
Publishers Clearing House Online today announced the launch of a new sweepstakes program designed to increase engagement with its customers while bolstering its presence on Facebook MarketWire

DairiConcepts Launches New Corporate Brand to Reflect Company's Innovative Nature
A fresh look for its website and a re-designed logo reflect DairiConcepts' new corporate image as an agile innovator within the highly competitive food industry. That's according to President Jeff Miyake, as DairiConcepts rolls out the new website and corporate brand Aug. 17. MarketWire

ReServe Q(TM) Online Restaurant Reservation Software Goes Live
ReServe Interactive, an industry leader in hospitality management solutions, has launched ReServe Q™ online restaurant reservation software MarketWire

Closing Date Extension for Preferred Shares Repurchase Agreement; Sale of Stratford Square Mall
Feldman Mall Properties, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FMLP) made the following announcements: MarketWire

The Walking Company(R) and Dansko(R) Unveil Groundbreaking Comfort Innovation
The world's most popular comfort shoe gets an innovative update! The Walking Company has partnered with Dansko to create the Dansko ProXP, the newest innovation in Dansko's Professional clog collection. Perfect for professional and casual users, the lighter, certified slip-resistant Dansko ProXP features a supportive and removable footbed for a softer feel on the foot MarketWire

CONSOL Energy Continues Increased Shale Gas Exploration and Production, an Industrial Info News Alert
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SolarWinds Introduces Synthetic End User Monitor for Comprehensive Internal, SaaS, and Cloud Web Transaction Monitoring and Alerts
SolarWinds® Inc. (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the availability of its latest application management offering, SolarWinds Synthetic End User Monitor. This new product helps systems administrators and application support professionals monitor multi-step web-based transactions in mission-critical applications. MarketWire

SFL - Notice of Annual General Meeting 2011
Press release from Ship Finance International Limited, August 17, 2011Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) ("Ship Finance" or the"Company")announces that its 2011 Annual General Meeting will be held on September23, 2011 MarketWire

New Alliance Leads to Better Decision-Making in Global Refined Petroleum Markets, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- A new alliance between IIR Energy and GlobalView will provide energy market participants with better-quality and easier-to-use market intelligence about market-moving events in refined petroleum markets around the world. MarketWire

DCT Completes Exclusive Bilateral Distribution Pact With Microtek
Document Capture Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Diversifies Treasury Minting Company's Gold and Silver Coins; Targets Future In-Kind Dividend
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE Amex: GORO) reports holding a portion of the Company's treasury in physical gold and silver. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico. The Company has returned over $22 million to shareholders in special monthly dividends since declaring commercial production July 1, 2010. MarketWire

Bite Size Site Launches Innovative Website Development Product Tailored to Small Business Owners
Small businesses, sole proprietors, and entrepreneurs are looking for affordable small business web design solutions to interact with their customers, and due to the credit crunch and escalating prices, are even more conscious about how they spend limited marketing dollars. MarketWire

Sweet Green Fields: Excellent 2011 Stevia Crop Performance Leads to Breakthrough Pricing of High Purity 97% Reb-A
Sweet Green Fields (SGF), a leading producer of high purity stevia products, today announced breakthrough stevia crop performance resulting in world leading glycoside and Rebaudioside-A (Reb-A) yields and breakthrough pricing. MarketWire

OCI Awarded US$ 181 Million in Egypt
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Elephant Talk Communications CEO Is Interviewed on CEO Live Financial News TV Network
Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (www.elephanttalk.com) Chairman and CEO Steven van der Velden discussed in an interview on the CEO Live financial TV network the company's recent partnership to expand into 10 additional countries and described its goal of becoming the preferred outsourcing partner to help companies manage and secure the mobile cloud MarketWire

Heart Charities, Faith-Based Organizations Sue Obama Personnel for Corrupt Practices
Philanthropic charities and faith based organizations with successful track records of eradicating sudden cardiac death, have sued personnel of the Obama Administration for corrupt practices dating back to 2009, it was revealed today in court filings reviewed by ABR News. MarketWire

N.E.I. Treatment Systems Announces the Successful Commissioning of the World's Highest Capacity Ballast Water Treatment System
N.E.I. Treatment Systems, a global leader in providing Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) to the commercial shipping industry, announced today the achievement of a major milestone -- the successful commissioning during sea trial of the world's highest capacity BWTS installed and operating anywhere in the world. MarketWire

Poynt Preloaded on Virgin Media in the United Kingdom
Poynt Corporation ("Poynt Corp." or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: PYN), a leading provider of mobile local search services, today announced that the Poynt app is now available to Virgin Media's mobile customers purchasing the newly launched Android-powered Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro in the United Kingdom (UK). Poynt appears as a preloaded icon on the device. MarketWire

Vifor Pharma and Hikma Pharmaceuticals to Collaborate in Middle East and North Africa
Vifor Pharma and Hikma Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Hikma) have entered into an agreement under which Hikma will market Ferinject®, Vifor Pharma's innovative treatment for iron deficiency, in the Middle East and North African region (MENA) MarketWire

PennyLaneReports.com Morning Alerts: Auri Inc, Portage Resources, Sino Forrest, Options Media Group, Marquis Tech Holdings, Javaluation Coffee, Washington Mutual and Smartmetric
PennyLaneReports.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. PennyLaneReports.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Forces of Nature Introduces the First Medicines That Are USDA Certified Organic and FDA Registered
Forces of Nature®, a pharmaceutical company and the first manufacturer of medicine that uses certified organic ingredients, introduces its Control line, 14 USDA Certified Organic and FDA Registered topical medicines that target seven hard-to-treat conditions including acne, herpes cold sores (caused by the herpes simplex virus) and scars MarketWire

Student Loan Debt Rises Six Percent From July 2010
CreditKarma.com, the consumer's credit advocate, today released its U.S. Credit Score Climate Report with trend data for July 2011. As students head back to school, they face steeper debt from a year ago. Nationally student loan debt increased six percent year-over-year and four percent since January. MarketWire

Tensilica CTO and Founder Chris Rowen Presents on the World's Fastest DSP Core at HOT CHIPS 23
Chris Rowen, CTO and founder of Tensilica, will present, "The World's Fastest DSP Core: Breaking 100 GMAC/s Barrier," at the HOT CHIPS 23 symposium in Stanford, CA, on August 18. Dr. Rowen will discuss the accelerated transition to 4G wireless connectivity through LTE and LTE-Advanced that mandates a more programmable baseband architecture MarketWire

Invenio Resources' (TSXV:IVO) Corporate Update Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 17, 2011 - Invenio Resources (TSXV:IVO) has four gold properties it will be exploring in 2011. GlobeNewswire

SHARE REPURCHASE 17.8.2011
Okmetic Oyj  ANNOUNCEMENT 17.8.2011 GlobeNewswire

BonTerra Resources' (TSXV:BTR) Symphony Silver Property Featured in Resourcexinvestor.com Report - Video Summary Posted on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 17, 2011 - BonTerra Resources' (TSXV:BTR) (FSE:9BR) Symphony silver property featured in a Resourcexinvestor.com report. GlobeNewswire

Significant Shareholding Notification
Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH) /Significant Shareholding Notification. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Xperia PLAY to showcase new content and functionality at Gamescom 2011
150 optimised titles now available from top publishers and leading independent studios  GlobeNewswire

20:20 Dialogue boosts Hoseasons ROI by 245% with brochure optimisation
20:20 Dialogue has successfully applied its analytical expertise to optimise brochure mailing activities for The Hoseasons Group. A new approach was tested that scientifically matched sub-sets of inventory to customers, producing a smaller brochure that reduced mailing and production costs, increasing return on investment without sacrificing sales. GlobeNewswire

Nordic Mines AB (publ) Half-year Interim Report, January-June 2011
Press release, 17 August 2011 GlobeNewswire

SBX appoints new CFO
17th August 2011.  Cyprus: SeaBird Exploration PLC ("SeaBird" or "SBX") GlobeNewswire

Mobistar launches a BlackBerry® offer for its prepaid customers
Brussels, 17 August 2011 - Starting today, Mobistar prepaid customers too can opt for a BlackBerry® offer. It's an option that prepaid customers can activate on their Tempo tariff plan with a code or an SMS. The option costs 7 euros per month for a volume of 100 MB and is valid for one month GlobeNewswire

ÅF wins major project with Boliden
For further information: GlobeNewswire

Nycomed reports double-digit growth across emerging markets in second quarter 2011
Nycomed /Nycomed reports double-digit growth across emerging markets in second quarter 2011 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aben Announces Commencement of Yukon Drill Program at Justin Gold Project
Aben Resources Ltd. /Aben Announces Commencement of Yukon Drill Program at Justin Gold Project . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New version of Portfolio account added
* Launch of the Portfolio account with insurance in both Norway and Sweden       * Gross subscriptions of more than NOK 1.2 billion * Operating earnings of NOK 16 million* Approximately 50 per cent of client's equity received from BUH1 reinvested * 29 per cent of client's equity invested through Portfolio account GlobeNewswire

Change to Disclosure Date of January-June 2011 Interim Report
Elcoteq SE Stock Exchange ReleaseAugust 17, 2011 at 09:15 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

Pirkka and the Culinary Team of Finland start cooperation
KESKO FOOD LTD PRESS RELEASE 17.08.2011 AT 09.00 1(1) GlobeNewswire

Interim report for the period, January 1 - June 30, 2011
Second quarter, April 1 - June 30, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Interim Report for January-June 2011
GlobeNewswire

BTS GROUP AB (PUBL) - Interim report January 1-June 30, 2011
Continued growth. Changes in foreign exchange rates and investments weighed on earnings. GlobeNewswire

DNO in Q2 2011: A record breaking operational performance
DNO International showed strong performance in the second quarter of 2011 with a working interest production of 48,582 barrels of oil per day (bopd), doubling of the reserves at the Tawke field and good financial performance. GlobeNewswire

ICA streamlines and concentrates operations in Norway
As part of ICA Norway's efforts to reverse the company's negative earnings trend in the Norwegian market, the Board of ICA AB has decided to sell the ICA Maxi stores and concentrate the Norwegian operations to Rimi and the ICA Supermarket concept. GlobeNewswire

DNO International ASA has sold its holdings in Det norske oljeselskap ASA for NOK 521 million
GlobeNewswire

BioGaia AB Interim report 1 January - 30 June 2011
BioGaia AB Interim report 1 January - 30 June 2011(Figures in brackets refer to the same period of last year)Interim period, 1 January - 30 June 2011-  Net sales reached SEK 159.5 million (124.4), an increase of SEK 35.1 million (28%). Excluding foreign exchange effects, the increase in net sales was 39%1).-  Operating profit was SEK 57.3 million (31 GlobeNewswire

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