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India has transformed into one of the fastest growing emerging markets: PM
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday said India has been transformed into one of the fastest growing emerging markets in the world. ANI Amazon Enhances Cloud Services Security to Attract More Government Agencies
According to the recent report of in order to attract more government agencies to be its customers, Amazon is working to improve the security and access control features of its cloud services. The company recently released the Administrative Amazon Web Services cloud. The service is in strict compliance with the international communications standards in the provisions of Arms ACN Newswire

Eternite Raises HK$100 million by Placing of 62 million Shares & Subscription of 73 million Shares
Eternite International Company Limited ("Eternite" or the "Company"; stock code: 8351) has signed a Placing Agreement and a Subscription Agreement to raise HK$100,525,000 for accelerating the development of its retail jewelry business ACN Newswire

Responsys Holds New School Marketing-In-Action Tour
Responsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTG), the leading provider of email and cross-channel marketing solutions, today announced that it will be holding complimentary, one-day seminars in Sydney and Melbourne to demonstrate New School Marketing in action and how marketers can capitalise on the highest ROI and fastest growing interactive channels. MarketWire

Australian Companies Embrace Twitter, Facebook and SMS, But Email Still Rules
Responsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTG), the leading provider of email and cross-channel marketing solutions, today announced the results of the company's second annual Big Australian Report, which is Australia's largest ever study into the digital marketing activities of Australian corporates. MarketWire

Technology Credit Union Offers New, Low-Cost Solar $mart Loans for Solar Panel Installations
Technology Credit Union announced today two new solar loan programs that provide low-cost financing to those interested in putting solar energy panels on their home or other residential property MarketWire

Crowne Ventures to Reduce Number of Authorized Shares
CROWNE VENTURES, INC. (PINKSHEETS: CRWV) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors and Stockholders have approved an Amendment to the Articles of Incorporation to reduce the number of authorized shares in the Company from 1,000,000,000 to 550,000,000, with 500,000,000 common shares authorized, and 50,000,000 preferred shares authorized. MarketWire

Equilar Announces Termination of Agreement With ISS
Equilar, the leading provider of executive compensation benchmarking and research solutions, today announced that it has opted to terminate an agreement under which Equilar provided compensation data to Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). MarketWire

Tix Corporation Announces Annual Meeting Date
Tix Corporation (the "Company" or "Tix") (OTCQX: TIXC) (PINKSHEETS: TIXC), a leading entertainment company providing discount ticketing services and branded event merchandising, today announced that its 2011 annual meeting of stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") will be held at 10:00 A.M MarketWire

Swinerton Builders' Special Projects Division Announces Promotion and New Staff Member
Bret Hall has been promoted to Director of Special Projects at Swinerton Builders Colorado, to provide leadership and ensure that each project is delivered to the expectations set by the client MarketWire

Hagadone Estate to Be Offered at Auction at One-Third of Original Asking Price
On September 8, renowned Idaho businessman Duane Hagadone will offer his Coeur d'Alene, Ida., home at a real estate auction. The home, which had an original asking price of $27.5 million, will sell at a price at or above $7.5 million through J. P. King Auction Company. MarketWire

Brigham Exploration Company to Present at Energy Prospectus Group Luncheon
Members of Brigham Exploration Company's (NASDAQ: BEXP) management team will be presenting at the Energy Prospectus Group's Luncheon on Tuesday, August 23, 2011. A copy of our corporate presentation is available on the Company's website ( Details regarding the luncheon are as follows: MarketWire

Stratom Announces Renewal of Its National Instruments Federal Reseller Program
Stratom, Inc. is proud to announce its renewal of the National Instruments Federal Reseller program. This collaborative effort between the two companies was originally forged to address the needs of the federal government to procure NI products through certified small businesses MarketWire

Intergraph(R) TANK(TM) Analysis and Design Capabilities Featured in June Edition of Hydrocarbon Engineering Magazine
Intergraph TANK is mentioned in an article titled "Encoding Safety" in the June 2011 edition of Hydrocarbon Engineering magazine MarketWire

7th Annual Swedish-American Life Science Summit (SALSS) Draws Global Industry Attention to Stockholm From August 24th Through 26th
The Swedish-American Life Science Summit (SALSS), considered one of the global life science industry's most influential meeting points, announced today that this year's Summit will focus on exciting improvements in treating disease through novel uses of engineering and science. MarketWire

Business Only Broadband and TourTechSupport Team Up to Provide Internet Bandwidth for Record Setting Lollapalooza Music Festival
Business Only Broadband (BOB) and TourTechSupport today announced that they provided the Voice over IP (VoIP) services and Internet bandwidth required to support all of the Internet requirements, as well as the rich media (video and high resolution photo images) to media outlets all over the world via the festival's FTP site for the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago. MarketWire

The Sheepdogs Set North American Tour; Major Trek Includes Headline Shows, Festival Appearances, and Support Runs Alongside Kings of Leon, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, and Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears; Winners of Atlantic Records and Rolling Stone's "Do You Wanna Be A Rock & Ro
Atlantic recording group The Sheepdogs have announced plans for a major North American tour, their first since being named as the winners of Atlantic Records and Rolling Stone's "Do You Wanna Be A Rock & Roll Star?" competition, presented by Garnier Fructis MarketWire

Kent Financial Services Announces Subsidiary's Proposed Going Private Transaction
KENT FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. ("Kent") (NASDAQ: KENT) On August 22, 2011, Kent's majority owned subsidiary, Kent International Holdings, Inc. ("Kent International"), filed a Schedule 14C Preliminary Information Statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") in connection with a proposed "going private" transaction MarketWire

Pleasure-Way Names CanaDream Official Dealer for Whitehorse and Halifax
Brian W. Gronberg, President & CEO of CanaDream Corp (TSX VENTURE: CDN) and Dean Rumpel announced today that CanaDream has been awarded the Pleasure-Way Dealership for Whitehorse, Yukon and Halifax, Nova Scotia. MarketWire

Wyndham Worldwide Donates Over $385,000 to Charities During the Wyndham Championship
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) one of the world's largest hospitality companies, provided over $385,000 to children's charities during the Wyndham Championship held last week at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina MarketWire

REMINDER: WANdisco's uberSVN Now Available on Mac OS X Including the Latest Release of Apple's OS X - 'OS X Lion'
WANdisco, a leading provider of Apache Subversion-based software and services for the enterprise, today announced the release of uberSVN for Mac OS X and even includes the latest release OS X Lion making this the first Subversion distribution built on Apple's latest release of OS X MarketWire

Live Web Event Highlights Anterior Approach to Total Hip Replacement
BroadcastMed, Inc.'s surgical web portal is proud to present a live web program from Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Joel M. Matta will perform a less invasive, alternative to traditional hip replacement surgery called the Anterior Approach. Using the Corail® Total Hip System and the PINNACLE® Acetabular Cup System from DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc MarketWire

LINK Staffing Services Launches New Website
LINK Staffing Services, a national franchise that provides flexible staffing and productivity solutions, has recently launched a new website to provide greater online resources for jobseekers and employers. MarketWire

Allens Arthur Robinson Selects Recommind for Complete Knowledge Management and Enterprise Search Solution
Recommind, the leader in predictive information management software, today announced that Allens Arthur Robinson, a leading international law firm, has selected Recommind's Decisiv Search, Matters & Expertise and also the QwikFind toolbar, to update the firm's knowledge management and enterprise search capabilities MarketWire

Court Orders CMU Faculty Back to Work
We are pleased that Judge Chamberlain has granted the university's request for a temporary restraining order. We expect that all faculty members will comply with the judge's order immediately so the university can resume normal operations and we can provide the high-quality education our students expect and deserve. MarketWire

Weather Underground Launches Embeddable Version of Its Interactive Hurricane WunderMap(R) for Websites
Weather Underground, the world's first online weather service, announced today the launch of an embeddable flash version of its interactive hurricane tracking map -- known as WunderMap®. Ideal for anyone looking to implement live hurricane data on their website, the free interactive map allows users to track hurricanes and other tropical weather in real-time. MarketWire

Maandi Park MS & WinSonic Launch Digital Campus, Digital Content Development, and Digital Distribution Services
WinSonic Digital Cable Systems Network (PINKSHEETS: WDMG) -- On August 22, 2011, three cutting edge media companies, Maandi Park MS, LLC, MAANDI MEDIA HOLDINGS International, Ltd ("Maandi") and WinSonic Digital Cable Systems Network ("WDCSN"), announce the launching of their Georgia-based Digital Media Campus. MarketWire

Sheboygan Progressive, an Extendicare Health Center, Earns National Recognition for Providing High Quality Care
Extendicare Health Services, Inc. announced today Sheboygan Progressive Care Center, one of its health centers located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, is the proud recipient of the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living's (AHCA/NCAL) Silver - Achievement in Quality, National Quality Award in recognition of their outstanding performance in the health care profession MarketWire

Technology and UEnd Equals Industry-Shifting Impact on Charitable Giving
UEnd:Poverty is very excited to announce the re-launch of our website - The last five years of interacting with the public has lead us to the creation of a brand new, social media integrated web showpiece that will change the face of online charitable giving MarketWire

Orchard Now(TM) Releases Math Concepts for Grades 4-6 Instruction
EdOptions™ elementary division product, Orchard Now, released today new Math Concepts instructional activities for grades 4-6. The new Math Concepts activities provide practice with number sense; basic operations and order of operations; geometry and spatial sense; graphing and managing data; probability; measurement; algebra, patterning, and logic; and fraction concepts MarketWire Lets the Good Times Roll With the Top 10 Hotels for Southern Decadence Celebration
Bringing an early taste of Mardi Gras to the Big Easy, Southern Decadence invades New Orleans over Labor Day weekend. A weekend that began as a going away party in 1972 has grown to transform the French Quarter into one of the largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) celebrations in the South. To keep you right near the action, the NewOrleans MarketWire

DFCB Announces September 2nd Application Deadline for Digital Forensics Certified Practitioner Designation
The Digital Forensics Certification Board (DFCB), an independent certifications organization for digital evidence examiners, today announced that its next application deadline for its Digital Forensics Certified Practitioner (DFCP) designation is September 2, 2011. MarketWire

Sarraf Gentile LLP and Vianale & Vianale LLP Announce the Voluntary Dismissal of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Magnum d'Or Resources Inc.
The law firms of Sarraf Gentile LLP and Vianale & Vianale LLP announce that they have voluntarily dismissed, without prejudice, the class action lawsuit that they filed on July 18, 2011, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, case number 11-cv-61591, against Magnum d'Or Resources Inc. ("Magnum") (PINKSHEETS: MDOR). MarketWire

OceanFreight Inc. Announces Date for the Release of Second Quarter 2011 Results
OceanFreight Inc. (NASDAQ: OCNF), a global provider of seaborne transportation services, today announced that it will release its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 after the close of the market in New York on Tuesday, August 23, 2011. MarketWire

Ubermind Named "Best Places to Work" by Advertising Age
Übermind (www.ü, the world's leading agency for mobile and emerging technologies, was announced today as one of the "Best Places to Work 2011" by Advertising Age, a top global sources of news, intelligence, and conversation for marketing and media communities. MarketWire

Orsus Xelent Announces 2011 Second Quarter and First Half Results
Orsus Xelent Technologies, Inc. ("Orsus" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: ORS), a designer and distributor of award-winning mobile phones for the Asian market, today reported results for the second quarter and six month periods ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Red Hot Chili Peppers Launch Global Listening Party for New Album I'm With You Today at Noon
Fans of Red Hot Chili Peppers will be able to get their first listen to the multi-platinum rock band's upcoming album I'm With You today via a series of live streams broadcast from listening events around the world, and a free full-album stream on iTunes. MarketWire

Quantum Names David Krall to Board of Directors
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced that David Krall has been appointed to Quantum's board of directors, effective Aug. 17, 2011. Krall is a former president and CEO of Avid Technology Inc MarketWire

Sancon Announces 2011 Second Quarter Results
Sancon Resources Recovery, Inc. (OTCBB: SRRY) (or "Sancon"), a growing environmental services and waste recycling company with operations in both China and Australia, announced today results for its 2011 second quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

FFTW Promotes Kenneth O'Donnell to Head of Short Duration
Fischer Francis Trees & Watts (FFTW), the global fixed income partner of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kenneth O'Donnell, CFA, to Head of Short Duration. He will be responsible for performance, growth and development of short duration strategies firm wide MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.-NRG Leases 100% of B&B Mining Claims
Pacific Gold Corp. (PINK SHEETS: PCFG)(OTCQB: PCFG) MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Honors Top 2010 Suppliers for Excellent Service and Outstanding Support
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP) today announced the recipients of its fourth annual Supplier Excellence Awards honoring the Company's top material and equipment suppliers for their excellent service and outstanding support. MarketWire

Yammer Adopts ON24 Webcasting Solutions
ON24, the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, announced today that Yammer, a leading provider of secure enterprise social networks for business collaboration, is using ON24 Webcasting Platform 10 for virtual communications. MarketWire

Annex Brands Reaches New High With Acquisition of AIM Mail Centers
San Diego-based Annex Brands, Inc. today announced the acquisition of the 62-unit franchise system of AIM Mail Centers®. MarketWire

Mobile Indiana's Inaugural Event Geared to Spur Industry Growth and Indiana Jobs
Mobile Indiana, a newly launching education and networking organization focused on the development and enhancement of the exploding mobile industry, is hosting its inaugural Monetizing the Mobile Channel event Friday, September 16 in downtown Indianapolis MarketWire

InfoGrow Offers Free Migration Audit for Migrating MapPoint to Bing Maps
InfoGrow Corporation ( has launched a new program to help developers migrate their mapping applications from MapPoint Web Services to Bing Maps. Microsoft announced earlier this year it will no longer support the older MapPoint platform as it migrates its users to the more powerful, faster, and graphical Bing Map platform. MarketWire

DOLE(R) Peels Away the Calories With Search for Healthier Banana Splits
The great American banana split can be decadently delicious without all the fat and calories. MarketWire

Miro Zecevic's M&A Consulting Web Site Launched:
Miro Zecevic, financial and public relations consultant and a minority owner of Mina Mar Group,, recently launched a personal website to offer a wide array of financial consulting know-how to private and public companies. MarketWire

Woodward to Present at Gabelli 17th Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) announced today Mr. Robert F. Weber, Jr., Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will speak at the upcoming Gabelli 17th Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference in New York at 10:00 a.m. EDT on September 8, 2011. MarketWire

Veteran IP Litigator Steve Hemminger Named Partner-in-Charge of Alston & Bird's Silicon Valley Office
The international law firm Alston & Bird LLP today announced that Steve D. Hemminger, a senior litigator in the firm's Intellectual Property Group, has been named Partner-in-Charge of its Silicon Valley office. Mr. Hemminger has been a partner in the office since its founding. MarketWire

Tillable Farmland Set for Auction in Illinois' McDonough and Henry Counties
Approximately 2,421 acres of land in McDonough and Henry counties will sell in two separate auctions Wednesday, Sept. 21, with Murray Wise Associates managing both sales. MarketWire

GSA Exercises 5 Year Contract Renewal Option With Fiorano for IT Schedule 70 COTS Software
Fiorano Software, Inc. (, a pioneer in peer-to-peer, REST-based SOA and integration platform technology, today announced the US General Services Administration (GSA) has exercised its option to extend its IT Schedule 70 Contract (GS35F0390L) with Fiorano for a further period of 5 years MarketWire

Bancroft Fund Ltd. Declares Third Quarter Dividend
The Board of Trustees of Bancroft Fund Ltd. (NYSE Amex: BCV) today declared the Fund's one hundred sixty-third quarterly dividend. MarketWire

Beauty Research Recommends Jack Black and Molton Brown for Men
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently published an article recommending Molton Brown and Jack Black personal care products for men. The personal care industry has seen an increase in demand for skin care solutions for men in recent years MarketWire

AVIX Technologies Inc. Extends Letter of Intent With Actus
AVIX Technologies, Inc. ( the "Company" or "Avix") (PINKSHEETS: AVIX) announced today that it has extended a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to acquire 100% of Actus Interactive Software, LLC, ("ACTUS"), a developer of proprietary software for the digital signage industry. MarketWire

Duncan/Channon Named Agency of Record for 1-800 CONTACTS
Integrated advertising agency Duncan/Channon announces that it has been named advertising agency of record for the nation's largest contact lens store, 1-800 CONTACTS. The Duncan/Channon team was selected to lead all strategic branding and creative efforts with the goal of evolving and growing this pioneering brand MarketWire

Wireless Age Files First Quarter 2011 Financial Statements
Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: WLSA), ("Wireless Age" or "the Company") announced today its unaudited earnings for the interim period ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

GMAC CEO Dave Wilson and TeamMBA Raise $112,000 for Fight Against Cancer
TeamMBA, led by Dave Wilson, CEO of Reston-based Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), raised $112,000 for the Lance Armstrong Foundation in the LiveStrong Challenge outside of Philadelphia on August 20-21. Wilson was the top individual fundraiser with $85,000. MarketWire

CoreTrace Expands Leadership Role in Critical Infrastructure Protection
CoreTrace®, the leading provider of application control and whitelisting solutions, today announced the continued expansion of its critical infrastructure protection leadership role with additional customer implementations and strengthened relationships with Emerson Process Management, Industrial Defender, Amor Group and other key companies. MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group Responds to Legal Issue
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that to date the company has not been served any official documentation and there is no pending legal matter against the company. MarketWire

Strategies for Oklahoma Mississippian Horizontal Players; Osage (OTCBB: OEDV) and SandRidge (NYSE: SD), (, a leader in sector research including oil and gas stocks, provides an inside look at two oil and gas companies' strategies for drilling in the Horizontal Mississippian Play and why lower costs and a high drilling success rate make this a winner for investors. MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, today reported unaudited second quarter fiscal year 2011 earnings, for the period ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

The Important Questions to Ask When Choosing a Tax Resolution Company
When you owe delinquent taxes, the trouble seems overwhelming. The IRS compounds interest on a daily basis. The challenge is how to find a tax resolution company that will solve your problem. Here is a list of questions. MarketWire

Unity Technologies Announces Unite 11 Keynote, Sponsors and Sessions
Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity development platform for awesome games and interactive 3D on the web, iOS, Android, consoles and beyond, today announced that David Brevik, the President and COO of Gazillion Entertainment and Co-Creator and Lead Programmer of Diablo and Diablo II, will keynote at Unite 11. MarketWire

Gold's Gym Introduces Les Mills BODYPUMP(R) and CXWORX(TM) to Los Angeles Gyms
Gold's Gym, the largest full service gym chain in the world, is rolling out two world-leading group exercise classes, Les Mills BODYPUMP® and CXWORX™, at six locations in the Greater Los Angeles area. MarketWire

14 Zephyr Agents Participate in edMatch for San Francisco's Public Schools
Fourteen of Zephyr's top-producing agents have committed to participation in edMatch, a new independent non-profit organization for local businesses and individuals to "match" funds raised in San Francisco's public schools. The funds are then distributed to all 113 schools on a per-student basis. MarketWire

Star Sets Its Sights on Bay Area for Its First Major California Olive Oil
If you can make it in the kitchens and restaurants of San Francisco, home to some of the most discriminating Mediterranean cuisine-loving foodies and families in the world, you can make it anywhere. MarketWire

OmniUpdate Releases Version 9.11 of Its Web Content Management System
OmniUpdate, the leading web content management system (CMS) provider for higher education, has released version 9.11 of its OU Campus™ CMS. This release includes the server-side module of the Live Delivery Platform (LDP) that allows users to easily create and manage forms, polls, and surveys. MarketWire

Museum of Vision Provides Free Curriculum Guides in Honor of First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! Campaign
Over the past three decades, childhood obesity rates in America have tripled, and today, nearly one in three children in America are overweight or obese. Obesity affects a child's overall health. In fact, if this trend continues, one third of all children born in 2000 or later will suffer from diabetes at some point in their lives. MarketWire

Football Legends Lou Holtz, Doug Flutie and Lynn Swann Announced as Co-Chairs of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation National Football Coin Toss
Today the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation announced that three football legends -- College Football Hall of Famer Lou Holtz; Boston College and NFL quarterback Doug Flutie; and four-time Super Bowl Champion and MVP Lynn Swann -- will serve as Co-Chairs of the Ronald Reagan Centennial National Football Coin Toss. MarketWire

100,000-Sq.-Ft. Lease Renewal Keeps KBS-Owned Suburban Boston Office/R&D Campus 100 Percent Occupied
KBS Capital Advisors, an affiliate of KBS Realty Advisors of Newport Beach, Calif., has signed a long-term lease extension with Illinois Tool Works, Inc. for 110,194 square feet at the KBS Real Estate Investment (KBS REIT I)-owned 825 University Avenue property in the suburban Boston community of Norwood MarketWire

iSwifter Scales Up With Engineering Talent as First-Year Revenues Set to Exceed $10 Million in 2011
iSwifter, the YouWeb-incubated company founded by former Symantec executive Rajat Gupta, that pioneered the streaming of Flash-based interactive applications on iOS, today announced the company is on track to deliver revenues in excess of $10 million in its first year as a business. MarketWire

Human Touch(R) Launches Healthcare Professional Program for Chiropractic Practices
Human Touch®, the U.S. market leader of innovative massage chairs, Perfect Chair® recliners, and other wellness solutions, is pleased to introduce its new Healthcare Professional Program for chiropractic practices during the Florida Chiropractic Association's National Convention & Expo 2011 (FCA National), Aug. 25-28. MarketWire

National Geographic Features Carbon Sciences
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to make gasoline and other fuels from natural gas and carbon dioxide, has been the focus of extensive media coverage by National Geographic and other prominent media outlets as the subject of natural gas as a potential source of transportation fuels increasingly captures the media's attention. MarketWire

BioLargo Announces Election of Kent C. Roberts II to Board of Directors
BioLargo, Inc. (OTCBB: BLGO), creator of patented iodine technologies, today announced that it had elected Mr. Kent C. "Rick" Roberts II to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Market in Asia Pacific to Grow 18% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Asia Pacific Manufacturing Execution Systems Market 2010-2014" to their collection of manufacturing market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance to Host Webinar on Smart Health ID Cards
One of the most pressing questions in healthcare today: how do we correctly identify patients and ensure that they are who they say they are? A September webinar from the Smart Card Alliance Healthcare Council will address this question, and outline the use of smart card-based patient IDs as a solution. MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance Latin America (SCALA) Releases EMV Roadmap White Paper for Latin America and the Caribbean
The Smart Card Alliance Latin America (SCALA) chapter released today a white paper providing roadmap options for Latin American and Caribbean countries migrating to EMV MarketWire

NetEx to Exhibit HyperIP WAN Optimization Virtual Appliance at VMworld 2011
NetEx®, a leading company providing a WAN optimization virtual appliance solution, today announced that it will be exhibiting its award-winning HyperIP® at VMworld 2011 in booth 1154 at the Venetian, Las Vegas August 29-September 1. The company will also exhibit at VMworld 2011 Europe, October 18-20 in Copenhagen, Denmark. MarketWire

Redbox Presents America's Movie Night on August 25
Redbox, America's destination for movie and video game rentals, presents America's Movie Night on August 25 -- a one-day event during which redbox is giving away free one-night DVD rentals to redbox fans on Facebook. Movie fans can celebrate their love of movies by picking up their promo code at MarketWire

Aristocrat Brings World's Best Licensed Titles to G2E 2011
All around the globe, Aristocrat creates the world's greatest gaming experience every day. At G2E 2011, Aristocrat will show how that experience is created with the most exciting lineup of licensed game titles anywhere. MarketWire

WePay Enhances Easy-To-Use API for Developers and Merchants
News Facts: WePay, the hassle-free way to collect payments online, released the second iteration of its easy-to-use checkout API today with subscriptions support, making it even simpler for sellers to apply payment processing to their businesses and their customers MarketWire

Global Mobile Health Applications Market to Grow 24% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Mobile Health Applications Market 2010-2014" to their collection of smartphone market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

ZEDO Expands to New York City
ZEDO, Inc., the advertising technology partner for publishers, today announced its expanded presence to New York City. The expansion will enable ZEDO to support the demands of major publishers in New York firsthand. MarketWire

KDDI America Extends Fiber Connectivity Into TELEHOUSE New York Chelsea Data Center
KDDI America and sister company, TELEHOUSE America, announce today that KDDI America, the leading provider of international IT and telecommunication services, will extend its fiber-based services into the new TELEHOUSE New York Chelsea data center facility MarketWire

Sikich Consolidates Chicago Office to Ready for Expansion
Sikich LLP, a nationally recognized public accounting and advisory firm (, announces it has consolidated its Technology offices in Chicago to join its Investment Banking and Valuation/Dispute Advisory practices at 123 North Wacker Drive. Together they will operate as the Chicago, Illinois office of Sikich. MarketWire

Cohn & Wolfe Recognized as a 'Best Place to Work'
Cohn & Wolfe (, a leading global communications agency, has been selected as one of the Best Places to Work in Marketing & Media by Advertising Age. The list is a celebration of the top employers in the marketing, media and advertising industries that have created strong and rewarding cultures which nurture inspiration. MarketWire

PFAFF(R) Unveils Top-of-the-Line creative sensation(TM) Sewing and Embroidery Machine: Offers Exclusive Tools to Customize Design Projects
Sewing enthusiasts will now have access to revolutionary tools and designs found exclusively on the newly unveiled, top-of-the-line, computerized PFAFF® creative sensation™ sewing and embroidery machine. MarketWire

Grid Cloud Solutions Announces Energy Efficient Building Initiative
Grid Cloud Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRDC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the sole Sales and Marketing agent for the manufacturer of an energy efficient building system after a five week trial which spanned between July 8 and August 19, 2011 MarketWire

Onset Dermatologics Launches HylatopicPlus(TM) Cream for Treating Atopic Dermatitis and a Range of Other Skin Conditions
Onset Dermatologics, a PreCision Dermatology company and a leader in developing and commercializing novel, prescription products for improving skin health, today announced the launch of HylatopicPlus™ Cream MarketWire

Trading Streak Impresses With 176 Straight Winners
When the markets are volatile and individual stocks swing wildly, it's critical to trade the right setups. Over the past 13 years, has been refining its proprietary trading methodology and the results have been spectacular. Over the last 26 months, there have been 176 consecutive BullTrade "Stock Alerts" sold for a profit MarketWire

Global Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Market in Electronics to Grow 16% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Computational Fluid Dynamics Market in Electronics Industry 2010-2014" to their collection of Software & Services market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Superclick Networks Announces That Industry Veteran Paul Butcher Joins Advisory Team
Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB: SPCK), a technology leader in IP infrastructure management and converged network design solutions, today announced that industry veteran Paul Butcher has joined its team, in a strategic advisory capacity, where he will be instrumental to working with Superclick's management team to develop and oversee the Company's growth strategy. MarketWire

Why Don't People Seem to Like Christians Anymore?
Kirk Minor remembers a time when working with his church was centered around people, and not rhetoric -- and he's wondering where those days went. MarketWire

Advertising Age Names DataXu "Best Place to Work in Marketing and Media"
DataXu (, the only multi-channel demand side platform for display, video, and mobile advertisers, today announced that it was ranked fifth on Advertising Age's "Best Places to Work in Marketing and Media" list. This is the second year that Advertising Age has published its Best Places to Work list. MarketWire

National Steel City Awarded California Contractors License for New Subsidary: NSC Western Inc.
National Steel City (NSC), one of the nation's leading steel and power industry equipment installation construction companies, today announced it has been awarded a California Contractors License for NSC Western Inc., a new subsidiary to operate in California MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Announces Grand Opening of Libertyville, Illinois Store
Dover Saddlery Retail, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dover Saddlery (NASDAQ: DOVR), announced it will be celebrating the Grand Opening of a new store in Libertyville, Illinois this fall. Libertyville, approximately forty miles north of Chicago, has been determined by the Dover Saddlery store optimization model to be an excellent location with very high English equestrian activity. MarketWire

Angry Mob Music Signs Four Stellar Indie Artists to Its Growing Repertoire of Musicians
Jesse Glick, Ezza Rose, Kristi Jo and Lisa Donnelly are among the new batch of singer-songwriters who have joined the diverse roster of Angry Mob Music, a boutique music publishing and licensing company. Angry Mob Music will be representing their respective extensive music catalogues for future placements such as film, television, and commercials. MarketWire

Industry's First I2C Controlled Buck-Boost Regulator Allows "On-the-Fly" Output Voltage Programming
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today introduced the world's first I2C controlled buck-boost regulator, delivering a highly flexible solution for providing a regulated output voltage from a varying input voltage. The ISL9112 is a compact, high efficiency 2.5MHz, 1 MarketWire

Intersil Introduces Industry's Highest Performance Integrated Buck-Boost Regulator
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) has developed a compact, high-efficiency 1.2A buck-boost regulator that uses a proprietary H-Bridge Buck-Boost control architecture. The ISL9110's compact size makes it ideal for battery-powered devices such as handheld instruments, games, point-of-sale systems and similar applications. MarketWire

Gold and Silver to Generate up to 50% of Total Annual Revenues at Ivanhoe Mines' Oyu Tolgoi Project During Early Mining From Gold-Rich Open-Pit Mine Now Under Construction
Ivanhoe Mines' (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) Chief Executive Officer and founder Robert Friedland said today that the recent start of pre-stripping of the open-pit that will mine the gold-rich Southern Oyu and Central Oyu deposits serves to underscore the early gold production potential of the company's Oyu Tolgoi Project in southern Mongolia. MarketWire

Healthnostics Launching MicroFill-2160 at MinnPak
Healthnostics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNSS) will launch MicroFill-2160 at MinnPak, "the packaging and processing solutions Industry trade fair," and the concurrent Medical Design & Manufacturing shows at the Minneapolis Convention Center on November 2-3, 2011. The combined shows connect more than 700 exhibitors with thousands of potential customers in one of the nation's premier packaging events. MarketWire

UFood Restaurant Group Ramping Up International Development Efforts With World Franchise Associates Ltd. Partnership
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC), through its partnership with London-based World Franchise Associates Ltd., is launching an aggressive expansion strategy to identify franchisees who will develop the UFood Grill brand in Europe and the Middle East. MarketWire

OneCall Manage Introduces invoiceREDUCER(TM)
OneCall Manage, Inc. today announced a new service offering invoiceREDUCER™ to help customers extract savings from their wireless invoices. invoiceREDUCER™ provides recommendations that businesses can implement immediately to reduce their wireless costs MarketWire

AirTouch(R) Communications, Inc. Announces Closing of PIPE Financing
AirTouch Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ATCH) (formerly known as Waxess Holdings, Inc.) announced that it has closed a $12,000,000 PIPE financing. MarketWire

Mobile Commerce Arrives at the 2011 Annual Summit With AisleBuyer
AisleBuyer LLC, the leader in mobile self-checkout solutions for retailers, brands and restaurants, today announces its presence at the upcoming Annual Summit, occurring September 12-14, 2011, in Boston. MarketWire

Concentrate Samples Show Visible Gold at Lucky Thirteen
Siga Resources Inc (OTCBB: SGAE) is pleased to report from on site of the Lucky Thirteen Precious Metals Property that free gold has been observed in all concentrate samples recovered to date at Lucky Thirteen. MarketWire

New Energy's Latest SolarWindow(TM) Coatings for Generating Electricity Lead to Increased Transparency and Improved Color
New Energy Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas Receives Letter of Intent for 10,000 Barrels/Day of Saltwater Disposal
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCBB: XTOG) (OTCQB: XTOG) announced today that the Company has received a Letter of Intent from AMEREX Resources, a company that has specifically been active in Central Oklahoma since the late 1970s, to dispose of 10,000 barrels per day of saltwater in Xtreme's Oklahoma commercial disposal well MarketWire

Wealth Drills High-Grade Rare Earth Element Mineralization at Rodeo de los Molles Project, Argentina
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the "Company" or "Wealth") - (TSX VENTURE: WML)(OTCQX: WWMLF)(FRANKFURT: EJZ), announces the results from the first two of twenty six diamond drillholes completed at its Rodeo de los Molles ("Rodeo") Rare Earth Element ("REE") Project in San Luis Province, Argentina. MarketWire

Palo Alto Networks Announces Several Key Partners Delivering Managed Security Services With Its Next-Generation Firewalls
Palo Alto Networks™, the network security company, has announced that BT Global Services, Dell SecureWorks, Solutionary, Symantec and Verizon are now providing managed security services for the rapidly expanding, global footprint of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewall customers MarketWire

RTG Ventures Enters $6.8 Billion Mobile App Market
RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGV) has entered the thriving mobile app and web app development markets after its wholly-owned subsidiary, Digital Clarity, became an official iOS developer and extended its web development operations to include Ruby on Rails web app development. The mobile app market is currently worth $6.8 billion and is growing at nearly 30 per cent per annum. MarketWire

Catriona Harris Named to Orlando Business Journal 40 Under 40
Catriona Harris was named one of Orlando Business Journal's Forty Under 40. As Managing Partner of Uproar PR and Vice President of Vantage Communications, Catriona has distinguished herself among the up-and-coming women in Orlando's business community, and the PR community as a whole MarketWire

SearchMedia Appoints Mr. Johnny Lo to Chief Operating Officer
SearchMedia Holdings Limited ("SearchMedia" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: IDI) (NYSE Amex: IDI.WS), one of China's leading nationwide multi-platform media companies, today announced it has appointed Mr. Johnny Lo as the Company's Chief Operating Officer and CEO of China Operations, effective September 1, 2011. MarketWire

Green Star Energies Enters Into an Agreement for a Reverse Merger With Questus Energy, LLC
Green Star Energies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSRE) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an preliminary Agreement to execute a Reverse Merger with Questus Energy, LLC., a privately held oil and gas company MarketWire

MacPhail Center for Music Deploys Percussion Software's Revolutionary CM1 Web Content Management Product to Deploy Its New Avant-Garde Web Site
Percussion Software, a leading provider of Web Content Management (WCM) software, today announced that MacPhail Center for Music, offering multiple programs in music education, including 35 different instruments and voice to students of all ages in the Minnesota region, has launched on Percussion CM1 MarketWire

Invensys Simulation Software Now Online at U.S. Department of Energy's AVESTAR(TM) Clean-Coal R&D Facility in Morgantown, W.Va.
Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the manufacturing and infrastructure operations industries, announced that the U.S MarketWire

LogLogic Sets a New Standard for Data Privacy and Data Retention
LogLogic®, the IT Data Management Company, today announced the next generation of its enterprise-class, multiple-award-winning software and hardware products for IT data management, compliance and security. Advances in LogLogic 5.2 software include new functionality to protect consumers' Personally Identifiable Information, also known as PII MarketWire

Ingram Micro Raises Record Funds at 16th Annual East Coast Charity Golf Tournament
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor, showed its commitment to the local Buffalo community by raising more than $200,000 at its 16th Annual East Coast Charity Golf Tournament. The event, which raised its largest-ever amount, was held on Saturday, August 6 at The Links at Ivy Ridge in Akron, NY. MarketWire

BIOLASE Declares Stock Dividend for 2011 Third Quarter
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a 1 percent stock dividend payable on September 15, 2011, to stockholders of record on August 29, 2011. MarketWire

Data Protection & Recovery Market to Grow 10% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Data Protection and Recovery Solutions Market 2010-2014" to their collection of Computer Equipment market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Start Holiday Shopping Now to Save up to 50 Percent or More, Says Freebies2Deals
With the dog days of summer upon us, thoughts of candy canes, mistletoe and Old Saint Nick may be the last thing on your mind. But Freebies2Deals, a popular shopping, deal and couponing company, is telling consumers they can slash their spending in half if they will start their holiday season shopping today. MarketWire

Appian to Demonstrate Mobile, Cloud and Social BPM at AFCEA LandWarNet Conference
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, will be demonstrating the power of mobile, cloud, and social BPM at the AFCEA LandWarNet conference, August 23-25 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Fl. Appian will showcase how the latest BPM software capabilities are transforming DoD operations. MarketWire

Warner Bros. Records Truly Fabulous Suggestions for Upcoming Holiday Gift Guides
Yes, we know it's still August but we're so excited about what we have available from our artists that we cannot wait another minute to enlighten you. We need to share it with you NOW. MarketWire

Waba Financial Announces the Purchase of the Roseland Center in Blaine, Minnesota
Waba Financial has purchased the Roseland Center in Blaine, Minnesota. Financial terms were not disclosed. MarketWire

TRC Exit Strategy(R) Program Expands Cleanup and Closure of Midwestern Landfills
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) today announced that it has executed a second Exit Strategy® based, risk-sharing transaction with a Midwestern municipal corporation representing a number of cities for the cleanup of multiple solid waste landfills. The contract value is estimated at $10.8 million. MarketWire

Variety Keeps Online Readers Wanting More With EPiServer
Variety, a leading daily and weekly entertainment-trade publication, has selected EPiServer, the world's fastest growing provider of platforms that drive online engagement, to help manage the outlet's online presence MarketWire

Migros Relies on Fortinet to Help Secure Its Entire Group Network
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today announced that Migros Group, Switzerland's largest retail company, has deployed a cluster of FortiGate®-3951B high-end network security appliances to provide perimeter security for the entire group network MarketWire

QuorumLabs Named a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor
QuorumLabs® today announced it has been selected by Everything Channel as a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor. The annual list features the most innovative vendors who not only deliver technology that is easy to use, but can generate the high margins solution providers require MarketWire

MetLife Producer Scott Storick Qualifies for Prestigious "Top of the Table"
Outstanding client service, ethics and professionalism have elevated Scott Storick, of Storick & Associates, an office of MetLife, to qualify for the exclusive "Top of the Table" of the Million Dollar Round Table -- The Premier Association of Financial Professionals.® Storick is a 21-year qualifying and lifetime MDRT member and a 13-time Top of the Table qualifier. MarketWire

Enablon Recognizes Anglo American and UBS for Excellence in Sustainability Management Practices
Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability Management Software, hosted more than 100 corporate leaders at its annual World Users' Forum held in Jun. 2011 in Paris. The event recognized companies that have achieved excellence in sustainability performance management practices MarketWire

Kepware Technologies Is Named One of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Maine
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that it has been named as one of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Maine. The awards program is a project of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) - Maine State Council and Best Companies Group. MarketWire

AsepticSure(TM) Launch Produces Sales at FIME
Medizone International, Inc. (OTCBB: MZEI) (OTCQB: MZEI) announced today that the introductory launch and subsequent product sales (at FIME) of its AJIC peer-reviewed disinfection, and hospital infection control system -- AsepticSure™ -- was an unprecedented success. MarketWire

Greenfield Farms Foods: The Science Behind Grassfed Beef
Greenfield Farms Food, Inc. (OTCQB: GRAS) (OTCBB: GRAS) announced that science continues to reinforce the benefits of grassfed beef MarketWire

Practical Law Company & Ogletree Deakins to Present Free Webinar Addressing Final ADAAA Regulations' Impact on Employers
Following the U.S MarketWire

Coveo Appoints Former Dell Executive Lawrence Pentland to Board of Directors
Coveo, a provider of Knowledge 360 Solutions for Customer Service based on the company's award-winning Enterprise Search 2.0 platform, today announced the addition of Lawrence Pentland to its board of directors. MarketWire

Getting Through, Not Over, 9/11 at Judson Memorial Church
On September 11, 2011, Judson Memorial Church will present an exhibition and play reading on faith and transformation after the attacks of 9/11 at 55 Washington Square South, New York City. Featured are the works of photographer Carla Shapiro, artist S.B. Woods, playwright Peter-Adrian Cohen, and director Thom Fogarty. MarketWire

In Anticipation of Commercialization of Technologies, Global Holdings, Inc. Announces Scientific Advisory Board
Global Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GOHG) (OTCBB: GOHG) is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Bosonic Industrial Corporation and the formation of The Bosonic Industrial Corporation's Scientific Advisory Board MarketWire

Informative Graphics Corporation Announces New Redact-It Desktop Release With Expanded Reporting and Privilege Log Import Capability
Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), a leader in content viewing, collaboration, publishing and redaction technology, today officially releases the latest version of Redact-It® Desktop, its electronic redaction software MarketWire

TAMM Oil and Gas Corp. Reviews and Approves Manning Heavy Oil Project
TAMM Oil and Gas Corp. ("TAMM") (OTCBB: TAMO) is pleased to announce they have reviewed and approved the Manning heavy oil work program proposed by their farm-in partner. MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies to Exhibit at LandWarNet Conference
NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), announced today that it will showcase its VX Series of session mediation controllers at this year's LandWarNet Conference on August 23 - 25 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida in booth 517. MarketWire

3D Medical Imaging Systems Market to Grow 9% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global 3D Medical Imaging Systems Market 2010-2014" to their collection of Consumer Electronics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Ohr Pharmaceutical Awarded Key U.S. Composition of Matter Patent for Squalamine
Ohr Pharmaceutical Inc. (OTCBB: OHRP) today announced that it has been awarded a new U.S. patent (#7,981,876) that includes claims related to composition of matter for the lactate salt form of Squalamine and its delivery using any pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The patent is titled "Polymorphic and Amorphous Salt Forms of Squalamine Dilactate MarketWire

Panjiva Partners With Bureau Veritas to Offer More Robust Supplier Data
Panjiva, the leading source of objective information on global trade and overseas suppliers, today announced a strategic partnership with the world leader in conformity assessment and certification services, Bureau Veritas MarketWire

Poynt Wins First Place in the Productivity & Tools Category of Nokia's Calling All Innovators 2011 Contest
Poynt Corporation (TSX VENTURE: PYN), a global leader in mobile local search and advertising, has been awarded First Place in the Productivity and Tools category of Nokia's (NYSE: NOK)(OMX: NOK1V) "Calling All Innovators 2011" mobile app and games development contest MarketWire

Stipple Introduces New Online Revenue Channel for Brands
Stipple, the most powerful image commerce platform on the web, today opened up a new revenue stream for brands with a first-of-its-kind platform that turns images into targeted storefronts by accurately crediting a brand's products. MarketWire

Lone Star Gold Inc. Introduces Seasoned Leadership Team
Lone Star Gold Inc. (OTCBB: LSTG) ("Lone Star" or "the Company") is pleased to introduce the Company's current leadership team members along with an overview of their business-building expertise, property assessment and acquisition skills, and resource development know-how. MarketWire

ePals Corporation Grants Stock Options and Restricted Share Units
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN) (the "Corporation"), an education technology company and leading safe social learning network, announces that it has granted to certain employees of its wholly-owned subsidiary, ePals, Inc. ("ePals"), stock options to acquire a total of 93,085 restricted voting common shares of the Corporation. The stock options are exercisable, once vested, at a price of C$0 MarketWire

MMEX Mining Corporation Advances on Mining Business Plan for Colombia Metallurgical Coal Project
MMEX Mining Corporation (OTCBB: MMEX) announced today two major milestones in moving its Colombia metallurgical coal mining business plan forward. MarketWire

Quosal 2012 Released
Quosal, LLC, provider of the market-leading Quosal software platform for the preparation, delivery and management of sales quotes and proposals and the Order Porter quote and proposal platform, has released Quosal 2012, the next major step forward for the Quosal product line MarketWire

PSIGEN Introduces New Data to Document Linking (DDL) Technology for SharePoint and Office 365
PSIGEN Software, Inc., the innovative leader in SharePoint Document Capture, announced the release of its Data to Document Linking (DDL) Technology. The technology automatically creates a relationship between a single document copy, and sets of data within SharePoint Lists. This new feature provides a multi-step integration between SharePoint Lists and Document Libraries: MarketWire

Minerva Announces Daniel Trangmar as Vice President of European Operations
Minerva Networks, the leading provider of software platforms for the delivery of advanced television (TV) services to IP connected devices, today announced that Daniel Trangmar has joined the company as Vice President of European Operations MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Named Awardee on Multi-Year Agreement to Provide up to $5 Million per Year of Consulting, IT, and Support Services to U.S. Army
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that it has been named as an awardee under a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide consulting, information technology (IT), and support services to the U.S. Army MarketWire

Study Suggests Long-Term Almond Consumption Supports Weight Maintenance
With more than two-thirds of Americans now considered overweight or obese, and rates that continue to climb, more and more attention is being given to the American diet, its impact on weight(1), and the resulting impact on health MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Appoints Biotech Executive Dr. Leonard Reyno to Its Board of Directors
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "Radient" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, today announced the appointment of biotech executive Leonard M. J. Reyno, M.D. to its Board of Directors. Dr. Reyno replaces Minghui Jia, who resigned from the Company's Board of Directors effective August 19th, 2011. MarketWire

Social Commerce Agility: Optaros Presents Webinar Featuring Brian K. Walker
Optaros, a global eCommerce solution provider, is hosting a free webinar, "Social Commerce Agility: It's All About the Platform," on Tuesday, August 23 at 12:30 p.m. EDT. MarketWire

Increased U.S. Generating Capacity Leads to Transmission Upgrades, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Proposed transmission lines are usually given the green light, as companies show that service areas are growing and that brownouts and blackouts could become commonplace without additional transmission capacity MarketWire

Plastic Film Sector Future Looks Bright, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The plastic film sector's future is strong. Presently, Industrial Info is tracking 48 plastic film sector projects totaling $553 million in total investment value that are planned or being constructed. Of these, 17 projects totaling $383 million are in the Great Lakes region. MarketWire

Superior Analyzer Sample Conditioning Components, by A+ Corporation, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest A+ Corporation (Gonzales, Louisiana) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. A+ Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets analyzer sample conditioning components and moisture/corrosion control products MarketWire

Jones Soda Moving Day: Company Shifts Headquarters to a New Space in Seattle's Pioneer Square
Seattle-based Jones Soda Co. (NASDAQ: JSDA), a leader in the premium soda category and known for its innovative marketing approach, officially moved its headquarters to Seattle's Pioneer Square Historical District on the South edge of downtown MarketWire

From Incubation to Innovation -- Medify Announces Launch of Consumer Health Service Company That Empowers Patients to Take Action Through Medical Insights
Medify, a leading provider of data-driven consumer health information online, today announced the launch of its company. To date, Medify has secured $1 MarketWire

Scorpex Provides Update on Audit and Financials
Scorpex, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRPX) (the "Company"), an emerging leader of industrial, hazardous and toxic waste disposal services in the Baja Mexico/California region, today reports additional details of the previously announced initiative to prepare its financials for a formal audit MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Appoints Pasquale Pistorio as Advisor
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today clarified that effective 1 July 2011, Mr MarketWire

Different Spaces for Different Paces
(Family Features) Parents are moving in with their adult children. College grads are coming home to Mom and Dad. Siblings are moving in with one another after a home foreclosure. Across America, the need for home design that supports multi-generational living is on the rise. MarketWire

Loving the Gluten-Free Lunchbox
(Family Features) With school lunches under scrutiny these days, parents often labor over how to pack a nutritious and delicious lunch box for their children. Individually wrapped treats and tasty snacks make the lunchbox experience magical, but when a child suffers from gluten intolerance, the task can become monumental MarketWire

Hurry Up and... Eat Right?
(Family Features) With everything on your "To Do" list this fall, it may seem as though there's not enough time to eat right or stay fit. But, eating right and living a healthy lifestyle actually enable you to cross all those items off your "To Do" list! MarketWire

Classrooms Just a Click Away
(Family Features) There is hardly a single area of modern life that has not been touched by the Internet in some way. Even the simple phrase "going to school" has taken on an entirely new meaning with the advent of online schools MarketWire

Top Tips for Party Prep
(Family Features) Holidays, graduations or barbeques -- no matter what the occasion, the gathering place at any home party is the kitchen. It's where we cook, where guests congregate, and often where refreshments are served. Because of this, the kitchen also is a likely place for clutter, spills and the general chaos that results from party food preparation MarketWire

ABCs of Back-to-School Savings
(Family Features) An estimated 56 million students will be enrolled in elementary, junior high and high schools across the nation this fall. While retailers eagerly embrace the back-to-school season, many parents cringe as the costs add up for school supplies, sporting equipment, electronics and new clothes. MarketWire

Beat Snack Attacks With a Handful of Almonds
(Family Features) The clock strikes 11 a.m. and the breakfast you had a few hours earlier isn't keeping your stomach from growling, yet it's too early for lunch. A snack, perhaps? Great idea, but it's the unplanned mid-morning and mid-afternoon meals that often steer people off the healthy track and smack into a bag of caloric trouble. MarketWire

Comfort Food Made Easy
(Family Features) Enjoying a hearty meal at home with family and friends is a great way to warm up a chilly evening. MarketWire

Pizza, per Favore!
(Family Features) Forget about delivery pizza -- make your own fresh and flavorful creations for a fantastic family pizza night sure to bring everyone together at the table. MarketWire

Happy, Healthy Hosting
(Family Features) Healthy eating and great entertaining can go hand in hand when you have a few delicious tricks up your sleeve. MarketWire

What Every Car Owner Should Know
(Family Features) Many car owners can expertly maneuver through rush hour traffic, but far fewer can expertly navigate their way under the hood. Automotive issues can leave many of us wondering "What's that sound?" and "Do I really need this repair?" or even worse, ignoring a problem altogether. MarketWire

Agnitum's Internet Security Free Upgrade Program Gaining Market Share From Competition
Agnitum, developers of the award-winning Outpost Pro and Outpost Free security product lines, today announced that they have extended the company's successful competitive upgrade program launched in late July until September 30, 2011 MarketWire

Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.: Proxy Voting Firms Recommend that Shareholders Vote FOR the Issuance of Shares in Connection with the Acquisition of Iberian Resources Corp.
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. ("Petaquilla") (TSX: PTQ)(OTCBB: PTQMF)(FRANKFURT: P7Z) is pleased to announce that Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") and Glass Lewis & Co., LLC ("GL") have recommended that shareholders of Petaquilla vote FOR the issuance of shares in connection with the acquisition of Iberian Resources Corp MarketWire

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire AXIOSS Software Assets
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced its intent to acquire service fulfillment software assets and associated employees from the UK subsidiary (formerly Axiom Systems) of parent company Comptel Corporation (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: CTL1V) MarketWire

SEI Introduces Functionality to Support UCITS IV Requirements
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today the launch of new tools designed to assist investment managers in meeting mandatory requirements under the Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities IV (UCITS) Directive MarketWire

AMD Boosts Its AMD Fusion APUs for Notebooks, Ultrathins, All-in-Ones and Desktops
Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) updated its award-winning C- and E-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for ultrathin and value notebooks, netbooks, all-in-ones and desktop PCs with top-of-the-line features. The updated APUs deliver: MarketWire

SavWatt Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement With P2i to Make SavWatt LED Lights Water and Dirt Resistant
SavWatt USA, Inc. (OTCBB: SAVW), pioneers in LED lighting and the Green Revolution, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive worldwide license for LED lights utilizing P2i's liquid repellent nano-coating technology, see MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems to Acquire Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Center in Arkansas for $4.2 Million
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading provider of skilled nursing and assisted living for seniors, has signed a definitive agreement to purchase a skilled nursing and assisted living community in Mountain View, Arkansas for $4.2 million. MarketWire

GMR Global Mineral Resources Corp. Retains Michael J. Linn B.Sc. from 1988 Red Elephant Gold Exploration Program
GMR Global Mineral Resources Corp. (FRANKFURT: GLLN), a Canadian-based mining company trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under Symbol GLLN, is pleased to announce the company has engaged the services of Mr. Michael J. Linn, B.Sc., to assist with geological work on the company's gold properties located in the Slocan Mining District. MarketWire

Trump Ocean Club(R) International Hotel & Tower(R) Panama Celebrates Remarkable Success Since Grand Opening
In typical Trump fashion, the newly opened Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower® in Panama has entered the market victoriously, celebrating tremendous success and generating great response from both locals and international travelers since its grand debut just last month MarketWire

Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. Enters Into Settlement Agreement in the RADA Technologies Litigation
Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRRY) is pleased to announce that it has resolved all lawsuits filed by Robert Arias and David Aparicio against Planet Resource Recovery, Inc., and agreed to dismiss all counterclaims it filed in that litigation. The parties fully released each other from all pending claims and counterclaims, and dismissed all lawsuits with prejudice MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Cloud Security Services - Market Quadrant 2011"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "Cloud Security Services - Market Quadrant 2011," provides a competitive analysis of the Cloud Security Services market. Cloud Security Services are comprised of hosted security services that provide email security, web security, encryption, and data loss prevention. MarketWire

Anadarko Announces Successful Appraisal Well Offshore Mozambique
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that its Barquentine-2 appraisal well, located in Mozambique's Offshore Area 1 of the Rovuma Basin, encountered more than 230 net feet (70 meters) of natural gas pay in high-quality Oligocene-age reservoirs MarketWire

Bloomberg's Julie Hyman Interviews Bill Radvak, President & CEO of American Vanadium (TSXV:AVC) - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 22, 2011 - Bloomberg's Julie Hyman Interviews Bill Radvak of American Vanadium (TSXV:AVC) - Video Posted on GlobeNewswire

Okmetic Oyj        ANNOUNCEMENT         22.8.2011  SHARE REPURCHASE 22.8.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date22.8.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareOKM1VAmount5.000sharesTotal cost23 GlobeNewswire

Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman(TM) delivers unique social music experience for smartphones
Smartphone with Walkman(TM) on the latest Android platform (Gingerbread 2.3)  GlobeNewswire

London Mining will be announcing its results for the first half 2011 on Thursday 25 August 2011. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé addresses water urbanisation at World Water Week
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé addresses water urbanisation at World Water Week. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Children's Dyslexia Center Chooses Wizcom's ReadingPen2 and Quicktionary TS Premium
Wizcom Technologies Ltd. /Children's Dyslexia Center Chooses Wizcom's ReadingPen2 and Quicktionary TS Premium . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Systemair buy cooling company
Systemair (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SYSR) have agreed to take over the assets of Kryotherm AB, Piteå. GlobeNewswire

ÅF wins consulting projects in Vietnam
For further information: GlobeNewswire

Telenor Open Mind celebrates 15 years of valuable work integration
Getting rid of labour market discrimination GlobeNewswire

Ashland Inc. offers versatile adhesives for medical applications in Europe
BARCELONA, Spain - Commercially available in Europe from Ashland Performance Materials, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), Aroset(TM) AGX-L pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) delivers sought-after adhesive technology for the medical industry. Aroset AGX-L PSA features excellent adhesion to fabrics and a combined balance in tack, peel and shear properties for medical applications GlobeNewswire

Nycomed and Norgine sign a Licence Agreement for MOVIPREP® in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Nycomed /Nycomed and Norgine sign a Licence Agreement for MOVIPREP® in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Launch of Lexapro commenced in Japan
Lexapro® - the most prescribed branded antidepressant in the world - now also available to Japanese patients Clinical phase III studies in Japan have confirmed the positive efficacy and tolerability profile of Lexapro® Lexapro® in Japan will contribute to Lundbeck's financial performance from 2012 GlobeNewswire

Aditro announces Pelle Bourn as a new CFO
Pelle Bourn, 47, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Aditro starting in September, 2011. In this position he will be responsible for Aditros financial department reporting to CEO of Aditro, Mats Winkler. Pelle Bourn will also be a member of the group management team. GlobeNewswire

AboveNet Connects Low Latency Network to Options Datacentre's UK Facility


Noreco sells Flyndre discovery
Stavanger, 22 August 2011: Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) has entered an agreement to sell its share of the Flyndre Paleocene discovery to Maersk Oil for a consideration of NOK 19 million.   GlobeNewswire

Announcement of transactions with shares and linked securities in H. Lundbeck A/S made by executives and their closely associated persons and legal entities
H. Lundbeck A/S hereby reports transactions made by executives and persons and legal entities closely associated to them with shares in H. Lundbeck A/S and linked securities, cf. section 28a of the Danish Securities Trading Act. GlobeNewswire

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