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NEC Deploys SAP Solution for the Agricultural Industry in Asia
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the deployment of "myAgri"(1), an SAP enterprise resource planning (ERP) based integrated solution for the agricultural industry ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Launches Windows(R) Phone IS12T
Fujitsu today announced that the new Windows(R) Phone IS12T smartphone from Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications will be available in Japan beginning August 25, 2011, through KDDI Corporation and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company. Windows Phone IS12T is the first smartphone in Japan to run Windows Phone 7.5 ACN Newswire China Exceeded US to Become the World's Largest PC Market in Q2
According to the recent research of in the second quarter of this year, China for the first time surpassed the U.S. to become the world's largest personal computer market. It also shows the growing importance of Chinese market. U.S. PCmakers have to compete with China's local manufacturer Lenovo Group. (http://www.everychina ACN Newswire

APAC Resources Announces Final 18-Month Results Ended 30 June 2011
APAC Resources Limited ("APAC"), a natural resources investment and commodity business company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (1104) with subsidiaries in Hong Kong and Shanghai, announced today, its financial results for the eighteen months ended 30 June 2011 ACN Newswire

CyberAgent's 'Zombie Restaurant' Ranked in Top 10 Free Games for iOS Platforms in the U.S.
CyberAgent America, Inc., subsidiary of CyberAgent, Inc. (TOKYO:4751), has released 'Zombie Restaurant' on iOS devices. 'Zombie Restaurant' is currently available on Apple Inc.'s 'App Store' in English and Japanese. 'Zombie Restaurant' is a restaurant management game where players must feed zombies to prevent them from overtaking the town ACN Newswire

Toyota Launches New 'Camry' in U.S.
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that the new U.S. model "Camry" was launched in the United States on August 23 (local time) with a series of simultaneously telecast media events held in Los Angeles, California; Georgetown, Kentucky; New York City, New York and Detroit, Michigan ACN Newswire

Kent Exploration (TSXV:KEX) Commences Operation at Barite Mine in US - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 23, 2011 - Kent Exploration (TSXV:KEX) commences operation at its fully permitted Barite Mine. The company's Barite Mine, located at Flagstaff Mountain in Steven's County, Washington, consists of 36 unpatented claims, covering 720 has produced a ""video news alert"" about Kent Exploration ACN Newswire

NHS Health Solutions, Inc. Provides Corporate Updates
NHS Health Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NHSH) is providing the following corporate updates for shareholders. On August 21, 2011, NHS Health Solutions, Inc. ("NHSH" or "Company") rescinded the Share Exchange Agreement with Centacom Corporation dated May 12, 2011 MarketWire

Rockin' Harder Than Ever, Melbourne-Based Singer/Songwriter Jessie Sparks Collaborates With Willie and Joe Chambers of the Legendary '60s-'70s Gospel/R&B Group The Chambers Brothers on 'Calendar Years' -- The First Single on Her New Self-Titled EP
One of the many glowing reviews Jessie Sparks ( scored for her 2007 full-length recording debut dubbed it "cool rolling thunder from Down Under" -- fine praise for a heartfelt, musically breezy project called "Breathe Easy." MarketWire

Multiplayer Online Dragon Inc.: Company Update
Multiplayer Online Dragon Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: MYDR) announced that it has accepted the resignation of Yuan Kun Deng as Director and Chairman of the Company effective August 5, 2011. Walter Brenner, President and CEO, wishes to thank Mr. Deng for his support and wish him well in his new ventures. MarketWire

TCT Deploys Entone FusionTV
Entone, Inc., a leading provider of Hybrid TV and Connected Home solutions, announced today that Tri-County Telephone Association, Inc. (TCT ) has selected its FusionTV™ solution to enable the delivery of hybrid TV services. MarketWire

For Fourth Consecutive Year, Revel Consulting Named to Inc. Magazine's List of Nation's Fastest Growing Companies
Revel Consulting (, a Kirkland, Washington-based business management consulting firm, was named for the fourth straight year to Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 500/5000 List," which recognizes the nation's fastest growing private businesses MarketWire

VIQ Solutions Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS), a world leader in computer-based digital audio and video capture and management, today reported its financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2011. Results are reported in Canadian dollars and are prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS")(1). MarketWire

Eloqua Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
Eloqua Limited, a leading provider of on-demand Revenue Performance Management solutions, today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not been determined. MarketWire

Winners of 2011 Governor's Celebration of Innovation Future Innovators and Teacher of the Year Awards Announced by Arizona Technology Council
The Arizona Technology Council in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority today announced the 2011 Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) "Future Innovators" and "Teacher of the Year" award winners and honorable mentions MarketWire

Hurricane Irene Prescription Medication Alert
With Hurricane Irene upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane and threatening the U.S. East Coast, Rx Response, a program that helps ensure the continued flow of medicine in severe public health emergencies, is urging citizens who may need to evacuate to document their existing prescriptions using the downloadable Medication Card available at MarketWire

GenOn Energy Announces Management Change
GenOn Energy, Inc. (NYSE: GEN) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Edward R. Muller, will assume the additional title of President, and that Mark M. Jacobs, currently President and Chief Operating Officer, is leaving the Company effective September 30, 2011. Mr. Jacobs is also stepping down from the board of directors. MarketWire

Zaarly U Helps College Students Tap Into Their Networks to Buy and Sell on Campus
Today, Zaarly, a location-based, real-time mobile commerce platform, is launching Zaarly U to help college students get what they want, when they want it. To begin buying and selling anything with people nearby, students just need to search their local Zaarly listings (viewable on the app or website). MarketWire

Bypassed Gas Consortium Finds $11.7 Million in Gas in Abandoned CBM Field
Several State Agencies and WellDog announced today that they have located $11.7 million worth of gas in the Pawnee coal of the Leiter field, which was abandoned and had been slated for plugging by the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines to Receive US$536 (C$529) Million From Rio Tinto's Exercise of Subscription Right
Ivanhoe Mines' (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) Chief Executive Officer Robert Friedland confirmed today that Rio Tinto has exercised its subscription right to acquire an additional 27,896,570 common shares of Ivanhoe Mines. MarketWire

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Advance Reservations for Labor Day Holiday Up 25 Percent
Enterprise Rent-A-Car, North America's largest rental car brand, reports today that advance reservations for the Labor Day holiday are up 25 percent over last year. The data comes from Enterprise's neighborhood locations, which are launching pads for weekend getaways and "near-cations." MarketWire

Bain Takes Top Spot in Annual Consulting's Best Firms to Work For Survey
Bain & Company has does it again. For the ninth consecutive year, Bain continues to outpace the competition in Consulting magazine's annual Best Firms to Work For survey. In 2011, the firm grabbed the top spot again by finishing first in five of the six facets of employee satisfaction: Firm Culture, Career Development, Compensation & Benefits, Client Engagement and Firm Leadership MarketWire

Nine Mile Software Inc. Acquires Inc.
Nine Mile Software, Inc. (OTCBB: NMLE), a Nevada corporation ("Nine Mile"), announced today that it acquired, pursuant to a merger (the "Merger"),, Inc MarketWire

Managing Pension Risk and Healthcare Costs Top List of Client Concerns
Healthcare costs are increasing more rapidly than GDP in many nations around the world. In the US market alone, the largest global consumer of healthcare consulting services, healthcare costs are expected to increase even more rapidly throughout the forecast period as a result of reforms associated with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. MarketWire

Zenprise to Host Webinar Highlighting Critical Capabilities for Mobile Device Management
Zenprise®, Inc., a leading provider of mobile device management software, today announced it is hosting the third in a series of IT Best Practices webinars focused on building, deploying, managing, growing and securing the mobile enterprise MarketWire

Paraform Design (ZMGD) Retains Additional Sales Force
Zamage Digital Art Imaging, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: ZMGD) ( following the recent business expansions, Paraform Design continues to grow its customer base and has enlisted additional sales representatives to continue the current company trend. MarketWire

Introducing the Zacuto 3/8" 16 Lens Support
With the popularity of new large sensor cameras on the rise, people now have more options when it comes to what sort of lenses they want to use with their camera. A large lens doesn't necessarily mean a large camera anymore, but it does mean that you need a lens support MarketWire

INC Magazine Lists FranNet as One of the Fastest Growing Companies in America
INC Magazine recognized Louisville-based FranNet as one of the top 500 fastest growing companies in America. MarketWire

Students Attending Intergraph(R) CAU2011 in September to Receive Plant Design Book Mastering CADWorx Plant
Intergraph will give each university and college student attending CADWorx® & Analysis University 2011 (CAU2011) a free copy of the plant design book Mastering CADWorx Plant by Anthony Horn, a degreed engineer and architect and founder of the Horn CAD Training Center. MarketWire

BridgePortfolio(R) and BlazePortfolio Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver End-to-End Back Office Solution for Investment Advisors
BridgePortfolio® and BlazePortfolio Systems today announced the launch of a strategic partnership to provide enhanced flexibility for investment advisors seeking integrated tools to manage rebalancing and trading processes MarketWire

On the Map: Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore Opens This Fall in the Heart of Harbor East
Editor's Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Roland Expands U.S. Creative Center Gallery
What can't you make with a Roland device? That's the question many visitors will ask when they experience the Roland DGA Creative Center. This recently updated gallery of innovative applications includes hundreds of exhibits celebrating the imagination of Roland professionals from around the world. MarketWire

Pinnacle Sales Accelerators Appoints James De Rienzo as General Sales Manager
Pinnacle Sales Accelerators announces the appointment of James De Rienzo as General Sales Manager. Pinnacle Sales Accelerators is a business-to-business telesales and lead generation organization specializing in pipeline development and lead qualification for rapidly-growing companies. MarketWire

NEWave and Veridocs(R) Announce System Integration Making Document Authentication Even Easier
Leading software supplier to the gaming industry NEWave and its partner Veridocs, the leading identity management services provider, have announced a system integration that makes real-time document authentication within NEWave's products even easier, bolstering casinos' regulatory compliance. MarketWire

Michigan Retail Sales and Forecasts Rise
More Michigan retailers improved their sales in July, as well as their expectations for the rest of summer and early fall, according to the latest Michigan Retail Index survey conducted by Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. MarketWire

Attention Baseball Fans: Meet, Mingle & Learn From Blue Jays & Yankees Greats Jessie Barfield & Stan Bahnsen on MSC's Caribbean Cruise
Baseball fans will have the opportunity to cruise with former Toronto Blue Jays/New York Yankees Jessie Barfield and Yankees pitcher Stan Bahnsen and other "baseball greats" on MSC Poesia's Feb. 18, 2012 Caribbean cruise. MarketWire

Current Ore Stockpile Tested by Lab Results In; Crowne Ventures to Estimate Gold Values in Excess of $3 Billion USD
Crowne Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRWV) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dane Peterson as President and CEO of the Company effective immediately. "Securing the Gallo de Oro Property and its 9.5 million tons of recoverable ore coupled with my experience with this property makes this a perfect fit for both parties," said Mr. Peterson. MarketWire

Daniel Angres, MD, Addiction Psychiatrist Ranked Again Among "Top Doctors" by US News & World Report and "Best Doctors" by Best Doctors, Inc.
Resurrection Health Care (RHC) announced today that Daniel Angres, MD, an addiction psychiatrist and medical director of Resurrection Behavioral Health - Addiction Services, was again included among U.S. News & World Report's Top Doctors and Best Doctors, Inc.'s list of Best Doctors in America. MarketWire

Tenaris Initiates Arbitration Proceedings Against Venezuela in Connection With Matesi's Nationalization
Tenaris S.A (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (MXSE: TS) (MILAN: TEN) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Talta - Trading e Marketing Sociedad Unipessoal Lda (Talta), announced today that, given the absence of progress in the discussions on compensation since Venezuela's 2009 expropriation of their majority-owned subsidiary Matesi Materiales Siderurgicos S.A MarketWire

Cisco and Shaw Theaters Transform the Retail Industry With Digital Signage
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced that Shaw Theaters, Singapore's oldest and largest entertainment company, deployed Cisco® Digital Signs at its flagship Shaw Theatres Lido in Orchard and the new Shaw Theatres nex in Serangoon MarketWire

AMD to Present at Citi Technology Conference
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Charles Moore, Corporate Fellow and CTO, Technology Group, will present at the Citi Technology Conference at 9:35 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 in New York. MarketWire

EON Reality Announces the EON Mobile Ifloat
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced the release of the EON Mobile Ifloat, a PC based 2- channel immersive environment in which participants are completely immersed in virtual imagery and sound. Objects float in front of the participant and can be interacted with and manipulated by users in real-time. MarketWire

Reykjavik, Iceland Named UNESCO "City of Literature"
Iceland's capital of Reykjavik has just upped its cultural cache with a new title, "City of Literature," designated by the UNESCO World Heritage Organization as part of the Creative Cities Network. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Declares the 38th and 39th Consecutive Cash Distributions of the Company
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect" or "Company") announced today that Prospect has declared monthly cash distributions in the following amounts and with the following record and payment dates: MarketWire

Angie's List Shares Carpet Stain Removal Secrets
When dealing with a major carpet stain, the most common reaction for many people is to attempt to eliminate the stain themselves. But this can often make the stain worse, experts say. Angie's List spoke with Chicago carpet cleaning professionals to find out the most frequent mistakes people make when dealing with carpet stains. MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) (PINKSHEETS: CRDSD), a global provider of solutions and services that ensure stored data is proactively protected and reliably recovered, reported financial results for its fiscal third quarter ending July 31, 2011 (Q3 2011). MarketWire

enXco Signs Power Purchase Agreement for 31 Megawatt Solar Photovoltaic Project With Marin Clean Energy
enXco, an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company, has announced a Power Purchase Agreement with Marin Clean Energy for 31 megawatts of solar photovoltaic energy. The project will be located on six potential sites in Kern, Kings and/or Tulare Counties including a 1 MW solar carport facility to be built in Marin County. MarketWire

Asantae Announces Private Placement
Asantae Holdings International Inc. (TSX-V: JVA) ("Asantae" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") of up to 5,000,000 units of the Company (each a "Unit") at a subscription price of $0.15 per Unit, for gross proceeds of up to $750,000, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange"). MarketWire

Sigma Designs, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results
Sigma Designs®, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIGM), the world's leader in connected media platforms, today reported financial results and business highlights for its second fiscal quarter ended July 30, 2011. MarketWire

Colloid Mill From Bematek Is the Final Process Step for Producing Creams and Other Viscous Products
Bematek Systems, Inc. is introducing a sanitary colloid mill that provides the final step in creating a uniform, viscous product for OEMs and contract manufacturers of liquids, creams, lotions, gels, and ointments. It complies with 3A, USDA, and FDA standards and can be integrated into virtually any process system. MarketWire

Harris Farm Markets Improves Customer Service With Juniper Networks Solutions
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced that Harris Farm Markets, Australia's first fruit and vegetable supermarket chain, is driving operational efficiency and stepping up its customer service with the deployment of an integrated Juniper-based networking solution for its stores and warehouses MarketWire

Life Equity & Carlisle to Support ELSA Investor Summit
Life Equity, a US Life Settlement Provider, and Carlisle Management Company, a Luxembourg alternative asset manager, are pleased to announce their sponsorship of the first ELSA Investor Summit on Thursday, September 22nd 2011. The one-day conference is being held at the Institute of Directors on Pall Mall in London, UK. MarketWire

Golden Minerals Provides an Update on the Drilling and Underground Drifting for the El Quevar Project
Golden Minerals Company (NYSE Amex: AUMN) (TSX: AUM) ("Golden Minerals" or "the Company") today provided an update on the surface drilling and underground development drifting at the El Quevar project. The El Quevar project is located in the Salta Province in northwestern Argentina. MarketWire

Maloof Money Cup Announces Pro and Am Rosters for First-Ever Washington DC Contest Sept. 3-4 at RFK Stadium Festival Grounds
The Maloof Money Cup ( -- presented by Vans -- today announced the list of pros who will compete in the first-ever Washington, D.C. contest September 3-4 at the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds. Skaters who finish in the top 16, based on combined scores from New York and D.C MarketWire

TVGoods Schedules Conference Call for Shareholders on August 25, 2011
TVGoods Inc. ("TVGoods"), a direct response marketing organization and wholly owned subsidiary of H & H Imports, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNHI) (OTCQB: HNHI), announced today that management has scheduled a conference call for shareholders with the goal of providing a more comprehensive update on progress to date and future initiatives. MarketWire

American College of Education and Former NASA Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride Partner for New Science Concentration Program
Former NASA Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride and American College of Education are pleased to announce the launch of a new graduate program on October 17, 2011, which allows working teachers to earn their Master of Education while simultaneously enhancing their classroom instruction by implementing the research-based Sally Ride Science curriculum designed to engage K-8 students in science learning. MarketWire

Los Gatos Eucalyptus Magazine Interviews Nell Newman of Newman's Own Organics
Eucalyptus Magazine recently conducted an interview with organic food pioneer Nell Newman. The interview discussed organic food and its vital importance for the Earth and for the health of the community. The article was recently released in Eucalyptus' May/June issue. MarketWire

Pulse Achieves Surescripts(R) Gold Solution Provider Status
Surescripts announced that Pulse Systems, Inc. has achieved Gold Solution Provider status for e-prescribing with their software solution. This status is granted to vendors with software products that have surpassed Surescripts' baseline product certification to meet criteria that demonstrate a higher level of commitment to e-prescribing MarketWire

Kenexa Ranked in Enterprise Top Five by HRO Today Magazine's RPO Baker's Dozen Ranking
Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced it has been ranked in the elite Enterprise Top Five in HRO Today magazine's annual RPO Baker's Dozen. The ranking is a direct result of RPO customer surveys, which were compiled from 266 companies submitting more than 500 surveys from which 466 survey respondents were verified MarketWire

Bayer CropScience Debuts Museum of Modern Agriculture
When nearly 150,000 farmers walk through the doors of the Bayer CropScience lot at the 2011 Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill., they will have a different experience at this exhibit of exhibits. Visitors will get a first look at the new Museum of Modern Agriculture, a tradeshow experience that tells the stories behind the agricultural wonders of today and tomorrow. MarketWire

Amalfi Semiconductor Launches Second-Generation AdaptiveRF CMOS Power Amplifier Architecture
Amalfi® Semiconductor, an emerging leader in advanced power amplifier solutions for mobile phones, today announced the launch and immediate availability of the world's most economical and high-performance CMOS-based transmit modules for front-end GSM/GPRS cellular handsets MarketWire

DryShips Inc. and OceanFreight Inc. Announce That DryShips Acquires Majority of OceanFreight Shares
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) and OceanFreight Inc. (NASDAQ: OCNF) announced today that DryShips has acquired 3,000,856 shares of OceanFreight Inc. The shares were acquired from entities controlled by Mr. Anthony Kandylidis, the CEO of OceanFreight, under a purchase agreement entered into on July 26, 2011. These shares represent a majority of the outstanding shares of OceanFreight MarketWire

Give a Powerful Present This Holiday; Gift Ideas From Energizer for Every Budget and Lifestyle
For travelers, outdoor enthusiasts, do-it-yourselfers and those looking for cool new gadgets and ways to power them, the line-up from Energizer (NYSE: ENR) includes great ideas to light up their holidays and power their favorite activities all year long. MarketWire

New York Yankees Partner With the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation to Honor Ronald Reagan's 100th Birthday
Tomorrow, the NY Yankees will tip their batting hats to Ronald Reagan's 100th birthday as part of a Major League Baseball (MLB) league-wide salute to America's 40th President. The tribute will occur at Yankee Stadium, Thursday, August 25 during their 1:05 PM game against the Oakland Athletics. MarketWire

New Electric Vehicle Charging Video Launched on Department of Energy's "Clean Cities TV" Internet TV Channel
Internet TV Network, TV Worldwide (, recently completed production and launch of a training video on home installation and inspection requirements for Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE). The video was created for Clean Cities TV (CCTV, www.CleanCities.TV), the educational Internet TV channel the company produces, in support of the U.S MarketWire

StackMob Extends Mobile Backend Solution to Ruby Developers With Heroku Add-On
StackMob (, the leading platform for building, deploying and scaling mobile applications in the cloud, today announced it will partner with Heroku (, the leading Ruby platform-as-a-service (PaaS) for developers, taking a major leap in mobile development MarketWire

Fowler White Boggs and Atkinson, Diner, Stone, Mankuta & Ploucha P.A. Announce Plans to Merge
The statewide Florida law firm of Fowler White Boggs (Fowler) and the Ft. Lauderdale-based firm of Atkinson, Diner, Stone, Mankuta & Ploucha P.A. (Atkinson) announced their plans to merge in the first half of 2012. This merger is a continuation of the dynamic expansion of the Ft. Lauderdale office of Fowler which will grow to nearly 30 attorneys in less than two years MarketWire

Ziegler Closes $44M Financing for Miralea; an Independent Senior Living Development
Ziegler, a specialty investment banking firm, is pleased to announce the successful closing of the Miralea in Louisville, Kentucky transaction. Miralea is a new independent senior living development located on the current grounds of Masonic Homes of Kentucky's Louisville campus. Ziegler structured a $43 MarketWire

Volacci Introduces SEO Grader -- Internet Marketing Review Optimized for the Drupal Content Management System
Volacci, the search engine marketing company that leverages Drupal content management system technologies to create customers from Web visitors, announces SEO Grader, which provides an Internet marketing review optimized for the Drupal content management system (CMS) MarketWire

AgriSolar Produces 147% Sequential Revenue Growth for June Quarter, 90% Year Over Year-Positive EPS, and Further Strengthens Balance Sheet
AgriSolar Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AGSO), provider of pesticide-free, solar powered insect elimination systems for use on farms, orchards and vineyards, is pleased to offer to its investors and to the agricultural industry information on its exceptionally strong financial results for the quarter ending June 2011 MarketWire

Joint Commission Alert: Use Diagnostic Radiation Carefully
While diagnostic radiation tests can help save lives, a new Joint Commission Sentinel Event Alert warns that health care organizations must seek new ways to reduce exposure to repeated doses of harmful radiation from these diagnostic procedures MarketWire

PGI Energy Acquires Proven Oil & Gas Field Assets From Fossil Energy in Kentucky
PGI Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PGIE) MarketWire

Vestaron Corporation Receives FNIH Grant for Malaria Control Research
Vestaron Corporation, a venture-backed agricultural biotechnology company based in Kalamazoo, MI, has been awarded a $1.4 million grant from the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) to develop insecticides to control the spread of malaria by mosquitoes MarketWire

Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians to Open New 60,000 Square Foot Community Health Clinic
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians recently announced October 3, 2011, as the opening date for the all new Community Health Clinic, located adjacent to Red Hawk Casino at Red Hawk Parkway. MarketWire

Flat World Knowledge Doubles Growth, Outpaces Digital Textbook Trend
Flat World Knowledge, the largest commercial publisher of free and open college textbooks, today announced 7 out of 10 of its student users will be consuming digital textbooks during the new academic year that begins this month, far ahead of the industry curve. MarketWire

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Perceptron Announces Profitable Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Results
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) today announced net sales of $16.0 million and net income of $545,000, or $0.06 per diluted share for its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter ending June 30, 2011. That compares with sales of $16.0 million, net income of $553,000, or $0.06 per diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2010. For the full fiscal year 2011, net sales increased by 13.7% to $59 MarketWire

Digital and Directory Agency, DAC Group, Adds Volvo to its Roster
Digital and Directory Advertising agency, DAC Group (, is excited to announce that it has been named by Volvo Cars of Canada as their agency for directory and listing management. MarketWire

MOSAID Forms Special Committee and Names Advisors
MOSAID Technologies Inc. (TSX: MSD) today announced that a Special Committee of the Board of Directors was formed on August 18, 2011 to evaluate and consider Wi-LAN Inc.'s unsolicited offer for the Company. The Special Committee has retained Barclays Capital Canada Inc MarketWire A New Resource to Help Renters Find New Rental Listings and Obtain Fair Prices launches their new property rental search and assessment site, which scans for rental listings on the web, organizes the listings on a regional map, and suggests fair rental rates for each property. The site's mission is to help unfamiliar tenants obtain a fair priced rental and keep landlords honest. MarketWire

APAC Customer Services, Inc. Has 325 Job Openings in Its Quad Cities Location
APAC Customer Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: APAC), a leader in global outsourced services and solutions, announced today that it has immediate openings for 325 customer service associates (CSAs) in its Davenport (part of the quad cities), Iowa contact center. MarketWire

AtheroNova to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City
AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO) ("AtheroNova"), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to regress atherosclerotic plaque, will be a presenting company at the Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare and Global Investment Conference to be held in New York City from September 11-13, 2011 at the Waldorf-Astoria. Thomas W MarketWire

The NPD Group Selects Adaptive Planning to Improve Financial Management
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in on-demand corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced that The NPD Group, the leading global provider of consumer and retail market research information, with more than 1800 clients, has successfully automated their budgeting and planning process using Adaptive Planning. MarketWire

Dignity Memorial Survey Shows Four in 10 Americans Say They Won't Observe 9/11 Anniversary
Nearly a decade after the events of Sept. 11, 2001, 45 percent of Americans either won't or aren't certain that they will observe the 10th anniversary of 9/11, according to a national survey on grief and remembrance. Among those who do plan to mark the milestone anniversary, nearly 70 percent say they will do so through quiet reflection, without pomp and circumstance MarketWire

PBMI Introducing Nationwide, Interactive Specialty Pharmacy and Vendor Directory
The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) will launch the first nationwide, interactive Specialty Pharmacy and Vendor Directory this Fall. This interactive directory will help plan sponsors to easily identify specialty pharmacies and specialty vendors that meet their selection criteria for location and product offerings MarketWire

Universal Secure Registry Issued Key Electronic Wallet Patent
Universal Secure Registry™ LLC (USR), an enabling mobile payment security technology and identity authentication company, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark office issued the company patent US 8,001,055 B2 on Tuesday, August 16, 2011, covering key aspects of USR's proprietary technology for secure financial transactions MarketWire

nScaled Launches Expanded Global Partner Program
nScaled, provider of hybrid cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) for the enterprise, today announced the launch of the nScaled Partner Program designed to help channel partners resell hybrid cloud solutions to a growing global audience MarketWire

Building Turbines, Inc. in Negotiations to Acquire Green City Development, LLC
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW), a developer and manufacturer of commercial building rooftop mounted horizontal-axis wind turbines, said today it's in final negotiations to acquire eco-innovation firm Green City Development, LLC. MarketWire

Ariett's Xpense & MyTripNet Solutions Successfully Complete Microsoft(R) Windows Azure Platform Testing
Ariett, a leading provider of travel, expense, AP invoice and purchasing automation solutions, is pleased to announce that MyTripNet, Xpense and AP Invoice have successfully completed Microsoft® Windows Azure™ platform compatibility testing. This week, thousands of business travelers will gather at the 2011 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention in Denver, Co MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Exchange Offer for Its $350.0 Million 8 1/8% Senior Notes Due 2019
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings" or the "Company") (NYSE: NM) announced today that the Company and Navios Maritime Finance II (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, commenced its offer to exchange up to U.S. $350 MarketWire

MyStudio, Pioneer of Interactive HD Recording Studios Partners With Search Engine Optimization Company Medium Blue to Establish Social Networking and Internet Marketing Initiatives
Studio One Media, Inc. (OTCBB: SOMD) announced today that it has partnered with Medium Blue, an award-winning Internet marketing company, to spearhead an aggressive Internet-based initiative for website search engine optimization (SEO), social networking platform development and internet marketing for its MyStudio® HD Recording Studios and AfterMaster HD Audio technologies MarketWire

EADS North America Passes the Halfway Mark in Deliveries of the U.S. Army UH-72A Lakota Helicopter
EADS North America has achieved another milestone on the UH-72A Lakota Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) program as the company has delivered more than half of the planned 345 Lakotas to the U.S. Army. MarketWire

Titan Energy Worldwide Releases 2nd Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Titan Energy Worldwide, Inc. (OTCBB: TEWI), a leader in distributed power generation products and intelligent energy management services, announced today that it has released financial results for the second quarter of 2011. MarketWire

MindTree's Subroto Bagchi Becomes India's Best Selling Business Author
MindTree Limited announced today that the company's Gardener and Vice Chairman Subroto Bagchi has earned the distinction of being named India's best-selling business author with cumulative sales of his three books at well over 150,000 copies. MarketWire

Big Switch Networks' OpenFlow-Based Controller Goes Into Beta
Big Switch Networks, an OpenFlow company bringing the benefits of virtualization and cloud architecture to enterprise networks, today announced that its Controller has moved into private beta. MarketWire

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Selects CargoSmart's Private Label Sailing Schedule
CargoSmart Limited, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) global shipping and logistics solutions provider, today announced that Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, one of the world's top logistics service providers, has selected CargoSmart's Private Label Sailing Schedule to provide access to up-to-date and interactive schedules to its global operations team MarketWire

Rock It Brands Launches Rock It Workouts, Blend 54 and Industry 1212 in Old Pasadena
Rock It Brands, a lifestyle and entertainment company, today announces the launch of Rock It Workouts (, Blend 54 ( and Industry 1212 ( The trio will make their home in the center of trendy Old Pasadena, and will be open to the public beginning September 10th MarketWire

KANA Announces Quick-Switch Conversion Program for InQuira(R)
KANA Software, Inc., a world leader in software solutions for Service Experience Management (SEM), today announced a Quick-Switch Conversion Program for InQuira customers, partners and prospects, unsure of continued support plans for their product or a valid knowledge management roadmap, following the recent acquisition agreement of InQuira by Oracle®. MarketWire

LA Saxman Kyle Wolverton Comes to Kirkland for Northwest Homecoming Show
The live jazz show September 10 promises to be the hottest night of the Summer in the Seattle area as "Best New Artist of the Year nominee" Kyle Wolverton brings his electrifying urban jazz show to the Kirkland Performance Center. Since the release of Kyle's debut CD, "SOUL GROOVE," the project has surprised many long-time smooth jazz lovers with not one, but two Billboard hits MarketWire

First California Announces Repurchase of Outstanding TARP Warrant From Treasury
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL), the holding company of First California Bank, today announced that it has completed the repurchase of a warrant held by the U.S. Treasury Department. The 10-year warrant was issued on December 19, 2008 as part of the Company's participation in the U.S MarketWire

Collective Brands Reports 2011 Second Quarter Net Sales Increase of 5%
Collective Brands, Inc. (NYSE: PSS) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended July 30, 2011 and announced plans to close underperforming and low-volume, non-strategic stores. The Company also announced that its Board of Directors will, together with management, conduct a review of strategic and financial alternatives to further enhance shareholder value. MarketWire

Metaswitch Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Metaswitch Networks, a leading supplier of infrastructure and applications to communications service providers, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Thomas L. Cronan III as chief financial officer of the company. Stephen Halstead, currently in the role of chief financial officer, will report to Mr. Cronan. MarketWire

adBrite to Pioneer Real-Time Pricing Solution for Premium Publishers
adBrite®, the largest independent ad exchange, has begun testing a groundbreaking Real-Time Pricing™ (RTP) solution that maximizes ad revenue for premium publishers by automatically optimizing the floor price for every page view on their properties. MarketWire

SavATree Offers Tips to Help Homeowners Prepare for Hurricane Irene
The high winds associated with hurricanes can cause significant property damage in the form of falling trees, tree limbs and flying landscape debris. The key to minimizing your risk against property damage is storm preparedness. MarketWire

Theravance to Present at Investor Conferences in September 2011
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today that Rick E Winningham, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the following investor conferences in September 2011: MarketWire

Fiore Films Signs Academy Award(R) Nominated Actor Chazz Palminteri to Co-Star in "GOTTI: In The Shadow Of My Father"
Fiore Films, an independent production company, today announced that it has signed Chazz Palminteri to play the role of Mafia boss Paul Castellano in its feature film "GOTTI: In The Shadow Of My Father," which will begin pre-production in September and start principal photography on-location in New York on January 3. MarketWire

Federal Agencies Directed to Improve Customer Service
Federal agencies are under Executive Order to deliver plans to use technology to improve customer service and productivity by October 24, 2011. A recent report issued by CFI Group, the "Government Contact Center Satisfaction Index 2010," points to reducing telephone hold time as a key area where improvement can yield significant increases in customer satisfaction. MarketWire

Zeller Kern Private Wealth Management Investment Process Vital to Help Avoid Major Market Declines, August 2011
Zeller Kern Private Wealth Management, Inc., a comprehensive financial planning firm, has released an informative video on their investment process. Their investment strategy is focused on avoiding major market declines and declines in portfolio value, which are often very difficult to rebound from MarketWire

Greyling Established to Serve Needs of Design, Construction, Environmental Service & Law Firms
Architects, engineers and members of the building and legal industries have a new resource for worldwide insurance and risk management: Greyling. Formed by a group of industry veterans, the new firm is dedicated to helping clients develop risk management and insurance solutions that maximize profits and minimize risks. MarketWire

TiVo Reports Results for the Second Quarter Ended July 31, 2011
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in advancedtelevision services, including digital video recorders (DVRs), forconsumers, content distributors and consumer electronics manufacturers,today reported financial results for the second quarter ended July 31,2011. MarketWire

Mushroom Networks Launches Truffle Lite, the "Swiss Army Knife" of Networking for Growing Businesses and Home Offices
Mushroom Networks, Inc., innovators of Broadband Bonding technology, today announced Truffle Lite, a slim version of their innovative network appliance that combines multiple broadband lines (DSL, cable, wireless) into a single high-speed connection MarketWire

AGMA Members Continue to Address Intellectual Property Rights Protection
The Alliance for Gray Market and Counterfeit Abatement (AGMA), a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing the gray marketing, counterfeiting, software piracy, and warranty and service abuse of branded goods around the globe, recently held their quarterly industry forum to discuss various topics related to brand protection issues. Hosted by APC by Schneider Electric in Newport, R.I MarketWire

North Carolina State University Bookstores Launch Ink-O-Dem(R) Printer Ink Refills
Ink-O-Dem, the leader in integrated inkjet cartridge refilling and testing solutions for university and retail environments, today announced it has installed its highly popular Cartridge Refilling System at the North Carolina State University Bookstores to meet a demand for affordable, green, integrated printer ink refilling services MarketWire

Wave Broadband and WOW! Internet, Cable, and Phone to Acquire Broadstripe
Wave Broadband and WOW! Internet, Cable, and Phone announced today that they have entered into an agreement to purchase substantially all of the assets of Broadstripe LLC, a provider of residential and commercial bundled communications services. Broadstripe, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January 2009, operates in Maryland, Michigan, Oregon, and Washington MarketWire

NeuLion and Major League Soccer Announce "TV Everywhere" Bringing Live and On-Demand Content in HD to Roku and Panasonic Viera Connect TVs
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the true end-to-end technology service provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, and Major League Soccer (MLS), the top-flight professional soccer league in the United States and Canada, today announced the launch of MLS MatchDay Live on Panasonic Viera Connect TVs and Roku devices across North America. MarketWire

Free TOEFL(R) Workshops for English-Language Professionals in Japan
ETS, the creator of the TOEFL® test, announced today that complimentary Propell ® workshops for the TOEFL iBT ® test will be held in Tokyo and Kyoto. The informative sessions provide hands-on teaching strategies for English-language instructors at the high school or university levels in preparing students for the TOEFL iBT test. MarketWire

LBi Introduces Learning Initiative for Clients and Staff
LBi, the global marketing and technology agency, has announced today it will embark on a learning initiative in collaboration with a selection of its big-brand clients and their roster agencies to develop the group's ideas around digital innovation and organisational change. MarketWire

Resolutions from the Extraordinary General Meeting in Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (Sobi)
At the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) convened earlier today inStockholm,the following was resolved in accordance with the proposals by the Board ofDirectors MarketWire

DSM announces exchange ratio interim stock dividend 2011
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, todayprovides the following information about the interim dividend for 2011: The exchange ratio for the dividend in shares has been determined at 1 newordinary share for every 72.338 existing ordinary shares MarketWire

Nitro Announces Its Year End Results
Nitro Petroleum Incorporated (OTCBB: NTRO) - MarketWire

National Safe Boating Council Calls for Safe Boating Stories
As the Summer boating season comes to a close, the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) is asking to hear your safe summer boating stories. The NSBC is looking for personal stories of how boaters from across the country have stayed safe on the water this summer by wearing a life jacket MarketWire

Power Conversion Industry to Appeal SynQor Patent Trial Judgment
Bel Fuse, Lineage Power, and Power-One today announced their intent to appeal the judgment in the SynQor v. Artesyn patent infringement case to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Artesyn Technologies, Inc., Astec America, Inc., Delta Electronics, Inc. and Delta Products Corporation, Murata Manufacturing Co MarketWire

John Thomas Financial Announces Lead Sponsorship of World Energy Forum

Siga Resources Inc Provides Lucky Thirteen Bulk Sampling Progress Update
Siga Resources Inc (OTCBB: SGAE) MarketWire

PanTerra Networks Named to Prestigious 2011 Inc. Magazine's 500|5000 List for Second Consecutive Year
PanTerra Networks (, the leading provider of cloud-based Unified Communications solutions for small and mid-sized enterprises, announced today it has made the Inc. magazine's 500/5000 list for the second consecutive year. The Inc MarketWire

Enterprise Sales Teams Go Mobile With Leads360 Sales Application for iPhone(R)
Leads360, the industry leader in sales lead management software, today announced that Leads360's award-winning business-to-consumer (B2C) sales automation solutions are now available on Apple's iOS platform. Leads360 for iPhone™ allows Leads360 users to achieve unparalleled responsiveness and customer service by managing their leads and sales prospects on the go. MarketWire

Epicor(R) Announces Cloud Computing Solution for Distributors
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today unveiled Epicor Distribution Express Edition (Epicor Express), the on-demand version of its award-winning, next-generation Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution MarketWire

Cicero Inc. Appoints Tom Aiello Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Cicero Inc. (OTCBB: CICN), a global leader in customer experience management and desktop integration solutions, today announced the appointment of Tom Aiello as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Aiello brings to Cicero more than 25 years' experience in technology sales in the contact center industry, driving revenue growth and increasing market leadership MarketWire

Stereo Vision Signs Worldwide Exclusive License Agreement for Game Changing Proprietary 3D Technology
Stereo Vision Entertainment Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SVSN) announced today the signing of an exclusive worldwide license agreement for Stereo 3D technology that will reduce 3D bandwidth and storage requirements by an average of 40% to 60% with no loss of resolution MarketWire

Prometric Appoints Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa
Prometric, trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, today announced that it has appointed Karim Zakhour as its new Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa. MarketWire

Furious3 Hosts First Ever 3 Day Multi Stage Mountain Bike Race- 3 More Races Planned for 2012
Following the huge success of its first ever 3 day multi stage mountain bike race in Fernie, Furious3 has announced that it will add 2 more cities to its calendar in 2012, offering racers the ability to compete in both Canada and the United States. MarketWire

National Business Group on Health Says Employers Can Play Critical Role in Battling Childhood Obesity
With the prevalence of childhood obesity in the United States nearly tripling over the past 30 years, the National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large employers, believes now is the time for employers to take the lead in the battle against the growing problem of overweight and obese children. MarketWire

ILFC, BOC, and FLY Executives to Speak at Next Aviation Finance Summit in New York
Winston Baker, a global producer of finance conferences, will be offering the annual Aviation Finance Summit at the Park Central Hotel in New York City on October 20-21, 2011 MarketWire

Major Chinese Tractor Factory Requests Visit to Tytan International
Tytan Holdings, Inc. ("the Company,") (PINKSHEETS: TYTN), is proud to announce that it will be hosting a delegation from one of the largest tractor factories in China that includes two Vice Presidents and a General Manager. This factory, which employs over 30,000, has requested the Company to host its top level management team in mid September 2011. MarketWire

Green Star Energies Releases Additional Information on Hawkeye and Midkiff Field
Green Star Energies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSRE), as part of its due diligence process, has reviewed an Enhanced Georadiometric Survey for the Hawkeye and Midkiff field that was commissioned by a prior owner of the property covering approximately 1,100 acres in Eastland County, Texas. The report was generated by Hydrocarbon Imaging Services, Inc. ("HIS") in Andrews, Texas in August, 2010. MarketWire

Esquire Innovations iScrub Enhanced With Automated Connection to the RPost Cloud
RPost, the inventor of Registered Email® services, and Esquire Innovations, the leader in document metadata management, today announced collaboration to extend Esquire's iScrub product with RPost advanced messaging, security and collaboration services. MarketWire

Symantec Survey Finds Surprising Number of Small Businesses Not Protecting Data on Virtualized Servers
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the findings of its 2011 Small Business Virtualization Poll which examined the adoption of virtualization within small businesses and its impact on their organizations. According to the survey, small businesses have a strong interest in virtualization, but are still learning how to adopt it in their organizations MarketWire

Dinerware Ranks No. 2562 on the 2011 Inc. 500 | 5000 With Three-Year Sales Growth of 91%
Inc. Magazine today ranked Dinerware, Inc. 2562 on its 30th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

Tix Corporation Announces Stock Repurchase Agreement
Tix Corporation (the "Company" or "Tix") (OTCQX: TIXC) (PINKSHEETS: TIXC), a leading entertainment company providing discount ticketing services and branded event merchandising, announced today that it entered into a definitive agreement with one of its stockholders to repurchase shares of its common stock for $2,122,160 MarketWire

RAE Systems Delivers Industry's First Integrated Wireless Solution for Portable Gas Monitors
RAE Systems, Inc. today announced a complete wireless solution for portable gas monitors -- featuring its new EchoView Host Mini-Controller and ToxiRAE Pro family of wireless single-gas instruments. The integrated solution elevates worker and responder safety while giving supervisors and commanders instantaneous visibility of threat data and ability to respond faster in case of an incident. MarketWire

Epicor(R) Express Customer Deals Continue to Accelerate Worldwide
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced impressive sales growth and customer demand for its on-demand, cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution MarketWire

Teflon(R) Powder Coatings From Applied Plastics Can Be Applied to Pumps, Mixers and Tanks
Applied Plastics Co., Inc. has a full range of Teflon® powder coatings which they can electro-statically apply to flow components requiring specific properties such as corrosion-resistance. MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. Elects Mitchell I. Quain to Its Board of Directors
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) announced that Mitchell I. Quain has been elected to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Pulse Modulator From Diversified Tech. Delivers Short Microsecond Pulses
Diversified Technologies, Inc. has introduced an all solid-state high power pulse modulator for research and small production applications that can be readily configured to user requirements. MarketWire

CarGurus Named to Top 100 on Inc. Magazine's List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies
CarGurus (, a leading online automotive research and shopping destination, today announced it ranks among the top 100 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. according to Inc. Magazine. The 2011 Inc. 500/5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, ranks CarGurus #11 among consumer products and services companies and #96 overall. MarketWire

Foil Connectors From ETCO Crimp to Wire, Foil and Film
ETCO Incorporated has introduced terminals for connecting wire to aluminum and copper-foil, and film laminates that come in strip form to speed wire processing operations. These foil terminals can be engineered and manufactured to OEM specifications. MarketWire

BioLargo Adds Key Medical Industry Executive -- Tim R. Johnson
BioLargo, Inc. (OTCBB: BLGO), creator of patented iodine technologies, today announced that medical products expert Tim R. Johnson has joined its team to assist the company in developing and exploiting its commercial opportunities for the BioLargo Technology within the medical industry. MarketWire

Ensim Introduces Updated Office 365 Connector for Microsoft Syndication Service Providers

Tel-Assurance(R) Plays Key Role in Keeping Patients Healthy
Pharos Innovations' Tel-Assurance®, a device-free remote patient monitoring (RPM) platform, contributed significantly to Park Nicollet's $5.7 million performance bonus for its success in a five-year federal project, the Physician Group Practice (PGP) Demonstration MarketWire

Implantable Miniature Telescope Offers Some Age-Related Macular Degeneration Patients a New Lease on Life
A new study in Ophthalmology (online), the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, says that an implantable miniature telescope (IMT) makes a positive difference in the lives of some people with end-stage age-related macular degeneration (AMD). These patients had lost most of their central vision and were considered legally blind MarketWire

86 Percent of Retailers to Increase Mobile Ad Spending in the Next Year, With More Than Half Focusing on Ad Campaigns That Acquire Email and Social Signups
A new study conducted by The Relevancy Group (and commissioned by Pontiflex) reveals that 86 percent of retailers are increasing mobile ad spending in the coming year. However, 55 percent of those retailers surveyed also said that they were dissatisfied with or did not participate in click-based mobile advertising models MarketWire

Verdasys Positioned as a Leader in 2011 Magic Quadrant for Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
Verdasys Inc., the leader in Enterprise Information Protection (EIP) solutions for the Global 2000, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2011 Content Aware Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Magic Quadrant report by Eric Ouellet and Rob McMillan, August 10, 2011 MarketWire

WhipTail Tech Named a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor
WhipTail Tech (, the recognized market leader in high-performance, cost-effective solid-state based storage arrays, today announced it has been selected by Everything Channel as a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor MarketWire

Paxton Recaps Positive Developments From 10-Q Filing
Paxton Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: PXTE) (Paxton), an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, is pleased to recap highlights from their June 30, 2011 Form 10-Q filing. MarketWire

Former President George W. Bush Marks 10th Anniversary of 9/11 With His Most In-Depth and Intimate Interview on His Experiences That Fateful Day
As the nation prepares to mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the National Geographic Channel presents the world premiere of GEORGE W. BUSH: THE 9/11 INTERVIEW, on Sunday, August 28, 2011, at 10 PM ET/PT. The special reveals exclusive, first-person insight from the man at the epicenter of our government's decisions in the face of the deadliest terrorist attack launched on American soil. MarketWire

Lot18 Announces Investment From Founders
Lot18, the company that provides insider access to the best in food and wine selections, today announced investment by Marc Lore and Vinit Bharara, founders of Quidsi. Quidsi, best known for, was acquired by Amazon for $545 million in November 2010. Quidsi also runs, a site for pet supplies, as well as Soap MarketWire

Court Enters Final Judgment in SynQor Patent Litigation
SynQor today announced that the Federal Court for the Eastern District of Texas has entered final judgment in the matter SynQor, Inc. v. Artesyn Technologies, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 2:07-CV-497-TJW-CE. [click here to see the document] MarketWire

ClearCorrect Ranked as America's Fastest-Growing Health Company by Inc. Magazine
ClearCorrect has been ranked as the fastest-growing health company in America by Inc. magazine. The manufacturer of orthodontic clear aligners placed first among companies in the health industry on the prestigious Inc. 500 list, published in the September 2011 issue of Inc. magazine MarketWire

Bombardier Aerospace Announces the Retirement of Gary Scott, President, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Gary R. Scott, President, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, will be retiring on October 1, 2011. Guy C. Hachey, President and Chief Operating Officer, Bombardier Aerospace, will lead the Commercial Aircraft business unit until a replacement is named. MarketWire

McKeon Meunier Expands With Addition of Stephen Schaetzel
IP attorney Stephen (Steve) Schaetzel has joined McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman, LLC as a Principal, adding further strength and depth to the intellectual property firm's growing litigation practice. MarketWire

TVGoods Provides Mid-Year Strategic Update
TVGoods Inc., ("TVGoods") a direct response marketing organization and wholly owned subsidiary of H & H Imports, Inc. (OTCQB: HNHI) (PINKSHEETS: HNHI), announced today that it has filed Form 10Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Highlights from the past quarter include: MarketWire

Acer America Expands Business PC Lineup With Slim and Stylish TravelMate Timeline Notebook
For ultimate road warriors and savvy business professionals seeking a combination of style, mobility and professional-grade security and manageability, Acer America today debuts the new TravelMate Timeline 8481T notebook PC for U.S. and Canadian customers MarketWire

Memphis City Schools Selects EnerNOC's EfficiencySMART(TM) Insight to Improve System-Wide Energy Use
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy efficiency applications and solutions for commercial, institutional, and industrial customers, today announced that Memphis City Schools has deployed its EfficiencySMART™ Insight application in order to reduce overall energy consumption across 25 locations MarketWire

Don McCarty, McCarty Products and OSP EXPO Announce Robust Seminar Offerings for OSP EXPO 2011
Don McCarty, McCarty Products and OSP EXPO today announced a stellar lineup of 30+ high-quality educational seminars offered at OSP EXPO 2011. Don McCarty's "Talk Back" session is back by popular demand and will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 9:15-10:15 am at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio MarketWire

Grande Communications Selects TiVo's Family of Set-Top Boxes as Its Next-Generation Whole Home Solution
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in advanced television services, including digital video recorders (DVRs), for consumers, content distributors and consumer electronics manufacturers, and Grande Communications, a Texas-based television and broadband service provider, today announced an agreement under which TiVo Premiere will be the exclusive DVR promoted by Grande MarketWire

Trim Holding Group Announces Filing of 10-Q
Trim Holding Group ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: TRHG) is pleased to advise that its Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 has been filed and is available for review on the SEC EDGAR site. MarketWire

HotCloud Mobile, Inc. and Empire Film Group Partnering to Create Subscription-Based Mobile Device App
HotCloud Mobile, Inc. (OTCBB: HOTM), a vertically integrated wireless telecommunications company that operates three business units: Products; services; and content, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Empire Film Group to create a new social app based on HotCloud's FanMaxx platform. MarketWire

Virtacore & Goliath Technologies Partner to Offer vCloud Express Monitoring
Virtacore Systems, Inc., an industry leader in hybrid cloud services, announced today the launch of a comprehensive monitoring feature in their vCloud Express public cloud. The monitoring is being powered by Goliath Technologies, a provider of systems management software for virtual environments MarketWire

Life Protection, Inc. Selected by SAAB Training Systems to Provide Proprietary Design Ballistic Building for U.S. Military Installation
GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GRHU), a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions and sustainable infrastructure products, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Life Protection, Inc. (LPI) has been contracted by SAAB Training Systems to provide its rapidly deployable construction technology for an unnamed U.S MarketWire

Nokia launches three no-compromise mass-market smartphones powered by Symbian Belle

Richmont Updates Final Drilling Results From the Monique Project, Studies Underway to Accelerate Development of this Asset
Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC)(NYSE Amex: RIC), ("Richmont" or the "Corporation") is pleased to provide updated drill results from the completed 8,117 metre exploration drill program on the G and J zones of the Monique project (the "Property"), located near Val-d'Or, Quebec. MarketWire

Barkerville Gold Announces Acquisition of Craze Creek Property
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company") announces that it has entered into a letter agreement dated August 17, 2011 (the "Agreement") with Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd. (the "Vendor") to acquire Vendor's 40% interest in certain mineral claims comprising 640 MarketWire

Nexsan E60 and E18 High Performance Storage Systems Awarded Symantec Backup Exec Certification
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, today announced that its Nexsan E60™ and E18™ E-Series storage systems have been certified by Symantec for compatibility with Symantec Backup Exec 2010, 2010 R2 and 2010 R3 MarketWire

Experts Cite Importance of Data De-Identification in Overall Risk Assessment Framework
Dataguise (, a leading innovator of data security intelligence and protection solutions, today highlighted recent research and analysis showing that de-identification through data masking is an important aspect of a company's overall risk assessment framework MarketWire

Sauer Energy to Commence Production
Sauer Energy, Inc. ("SEI") (OTCBB: SENY), a developer of home and enterprise scale vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) systems, announced that commercial production of the WindCharger™ will commence in November of 2011. This will transition Sauer Energy from a research and development only company to a sales and marketing company. MarketWire

Del Taco Doubles Locations With Fourth Restaurant in Colorado Springs
In the past six months, Del Taco has doubled the number of restaurants in Colorado Springs. Tomorrow, August 25th at 11 AM, the fourth Colorado Springs Del Taco will open at 8020 N. Academy Drive. MarketWire

RE2, Inc. Ranks No. 788 on the 2011 Inc. 500|5000 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 397%
Inc. magazine today ranked Pittsburgh-based robotics firm, RE2, Inc., number 788 on its fifth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

ePals Corporation Grants Stock Options
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN) (the "Corporation"), an education technology company and leading safe social learning network, announces that it has granted to a recently hired employee of its wholly-owned subsidiary, ePals, Inc. ("ePals"), stock options to acquire a total of 455,000 restricted voting common shares of the Corporation MarketWire

ePals Acquires Newstogram(TM) Media Personalization Platform
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN) ("ePals"), an education technology company and leading safe social learning network ("SLN"), today announced its acquisition of the Newstogram™ platform ( and the DailyMe® service ( business from Nexify, Inc. MarketWire

Qualstar to Announce Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on August 31, 2011
Qualstar® Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK), a manufacturer of automated tape storage solutions and high-efficiency power supplies, will announce fiscal 2011 fourth quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 31, 2011. MarketWire

AMAX Announces Fully Independent, Clock-Accurate Synchronized 24-Display Solution, VCS-F24D
AMAX, the premier provider of dynamic, innovative high-performance computing and professional graphics solutions, today announced the availability of the VCS-F24D professional multi-display workstation MarketWire

Quantum and Concert Pharmaceuticals to Present on Overcoming Data Protection Challenges in Virtualized Environments at VMworld 2011
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, announced today that Vice President of Virtualization Henrik Rosendahl will present a session at VMworld 2011 with K. Mitch Goldenberg, Concert Pharmaceuticals Associate Director of IT, on overcoming the challenges of protecting data in virtualized environments MarketWire

Bunchball Launches Plug-and-Play Gamification Apps
Bunchball, the pioneer and market leader in online gamification solutions, announced today the launch of Nitro Elements, a series of turnkey gamification apps targeting specific business challenges including increasing time-on-site, engagement, sharing and traffic monetization MarketWire

City of Guelph Simplifies PCI-DSS Compliance Processes and Enables Secure Use of Personal Mobile Devices Using ForeScout CounterACT
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that the city of Guelph, Ontario has selected the ForeScout CounterACT platform to help achieve continued PCI-DSS compliance, as well as to enable a secure means for employees and contractors to use their personal mobile devices. MarketWire

Peregrine Reports Promising 20.7 Month Median Overall Survival From Phase II Advanced Breast Cancer Trial
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced 20.7 month median overall survival (OS) from a prior single-arm Phase II trial evaluating bavituximab in combination with docetaxel in patients with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer MarketWire

Symantec Positioned as a Leader in Three Recent Magic Quadrants
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant in the following reports: MarketWire

Symantec Shows Largest Growth in SSL Certificates for August and Continues to Lead Critical EV SSL Market
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that it achieved the largest overall SSL certificate growth in the market for August, with a gain of 19,892 total certificates for the month. Symantec remains the market share leader among all SSL certificate authorities worldwide MarketWire

Sidera Networks Adds X4 Solutions as a Master Agent to Its Channel Program
Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announced today that X4 Solutions, a leading master agent, has joined Sidera's Channel Program, expanding X4's service portfolio by adding flexible, high-bandwidth, low-latency network services including Ethernet and Wavelength connectivity. MarketWire

GlobalEnglish Promotes Senior Executives to CEO and President
GlobalEnglish Corporation (, the leading provider of on-demand Enterprise Fluency™ software for multinational organizations, today announced the appointments of Mr. Mahesh Ram as Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Tom Kahl as President. Mr. Ram and Mr. Kahl have also been elected to serve on the Company's Board of Directors MarketWire

RedEye Extends Channel Guide Reach to More Countries
ThinkFlood (, maker of award-winning RedEye universal remote control products, today announced application changes that bring its free, fully-integrated television program guide to owners of RedEye products in Europe and South America. MarketWire Expands U.S. School Yearbook Collection to Include More Than 150 Million Records of Relatives' School Days (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, today announced a massive expansion of the world's most extensive searchable collection of U.S. school yearbooks online. The company has added nearly 25,000 new yearbooks to the collection, which now totals over 35,000 and carries 155 million records encompassing the years 1884 to 2009. The U.S MarketWire

WABCO Wins Two Excellence Awards from TATA Motors, India's Largest Manufacturer of Commercial Vehicles
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO India has been honored with two excellence awards from TATA Motors, India's largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles. TATA Motors has recognized WABCO for "Excellence in Technology and Innovation" and "Excellence in Quality." MarketWire

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT)-(NYSE: NAT) -- Newbuilding suezmax tanker delivered to Nordic American -- increasing the fleet and bolstering the dividend and earnings capacity
Nordic American Tankers Limited (the "Company") today took delivery of the Nordic Breeze, a suezmax newbuilding tanker of 158,000 deadweight tons built at Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., South Korea. The Nordic Breeze will be employed in the Gemini Suezmax cooperation. MarketWire

Integrated Freight Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Integrated Freight Corporation ("Integrated Freight" or the "Company") (OTCQB: IFCR) (OTCBB: IFCR) a rapidly growing motor freight company providing long-haul, regional and local service to its customers in the U.S., today announced its financial results for its first quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

RTG Ventures' Audigist Attracts Top Indie Talent From Partner Aderra, the music sales platform for unsigned artists owned by RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGV), has started to attract top US talent, including four new acts from partner, Aderra Records. In recent weeks, over 60 percent of new acts signing up for the service have come from the United States, but acts have also joined from the Caribbean, Vietnam, Europe and Africa MarketWire

Talent Plus Recognized as One of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in the United States
Talent Plus, Inc. today announces its recognition as one of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in the United States. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation towards engaging their employees. MarketWire

M86 Security Named One of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies
M86 Security, the global expert in real-time Web and email threat protection, today announced its second appearance in the Inc. 500|5000, with an impressive ranking of number #1203 in the publication's prestigious annual listing of the fastest growing private companies in America. This recognition as an Inc MarketWire

Interpark Books Launches the Lexile English Reading Wizard
The greatest concern for a mother in Korea is providing her child with a high-quality English education. With Interpark Books' Lexile® English Reading Wizard, Korean children can use Lexile measures to select English books that will support their language development without having to rely on expensive English language institutes. MarketWire

Yarmouth Veterinarian and Animal Hospital Introduces New Website
Yarmouth Veterinary Center has announced their newly redesigned website, located at The Yarmouth area animal hospital also serves the Portland, Brunswick, Falmouth, Freeport and Cumberland communities. Services offered at the facility range from veterinary care and animal hospital urgent care to pet grooming and pet boarding. MarketWire

Hackensack Chiropractor Announces New Website to Educate Patients
Advanced Health Center, PC in Hackensack, New Jersey has announced the launch of its new website, The site was re-designed to make it easier for individuals to learn more about chiropractic care and non-invasive pain management. Led by chiropractors Dr. Angel Carrion and Dr MarketWire

Encinitas Chiropractor Announces New Website for Health and Wellness
Gold Coast Chiropractic Center has launched a new website, The site is designed to help Cardiff by the Sea and Encinitas patients learn more about how chiropractic care can relieve back pain, neck pain, headache, sciatica and other types of chronic pain MarketWire

Queens Chiropractor Launches New Website to Educate Patients
Dr. Lee's Spine Center in Queens, New York has launched a new website, The website is designed to educate prospective and current patients about chiropractic care and physical therapy for back pain, herniated discs, nerve pain and complex spinal conditions. Dr MarketWire

Conway Chiropractors Offer New Website for Patients
Conway wellness care provider Hurley Chiropractic has announced their new website, located on the Web at The website, which was freshly redesigned, is going to serve as an information source for Hurley Chiropractic's patients and for those interested in learning more about how the care of chiropractors, personal trainers, and massage therapists is administered MarketWire

Save the Date: San Diego Walk Now for Autism Speaks, September 10, 2011
Experience the power of thousands united by autism at the 7th annual San Diego Walk Now for Autism Speaks presented by Papa John's, at Liberty Station, 2640 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego, on Saturday, September 10, 2011. MarketWire

Cobra Continues Driving Innovation With 2011 Lineup of Cool Products for Professional Drivers at the Great American Trucking Show
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the number one choice of professional drivers and the leading manufacturer of Citizens Band (CB) Radios, today announced it will showcase some of its newest and most innovative electronics for professional drivers in booth #16074 at the Great American Trucking Show MarketWire

Cobra Electronics Takes Professional Driver Safety to the Next Level With Unveiling of New Remote CB Microphone System at Great American Trucking Show
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the number one choice of professional drivers and the leading manufacturer of Citizens Band (CB) Radios, today announced it will unveil its new Remote CB Microphone System at the Great American Trucking Show, which takes place August 25-27 at the Dallas Convention Center MarketWire

Chiyoda Consortium Awarded FEED Contract for Arrow Energy LNG Project in Queensland, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Australia (Perth, Australia) -- The Arrow Energy LNG project has entered the front-end engineering and design (FEED) phase of development with a newly awarded contract to Chiyoda-led joint venture CJV MarketWire

BookRenter Saves Students More Than $101 Milliion by Renting Textbooks
BookRenter, the leading textbook rental platform, announced today that it has saved students more than $101 million on their textbooks over the lifetime of the company. Serving students in all 50 states, on more than 5,000 campuses nationwide, BookRenter also partners directly with over 560 schools serving more than 6 million students to deliver better choices and prices on textbooks. MarketWire

Tennessee Valley Authority to Acquire Magnolia Power Plant in Northern Mississippi, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Tennessee Valley Authority (NYSE:TVE) (TVA) (Knoxville, Tennessee) is acquiring the Magnolia Power Plant in Ashland, Mississippi, from Kelson Limited Partnership, a wholly owned subsidiary of Kelson Energy Incorporated (Columbia, Maryland). The $436 million sale is expected to be complete by the end of August. MarketWire

Davinci Virtual Office Solutions Focuses on Employee Happiness -- Meet The Culture Fairy
Davinci Virtual, a leading provider of global virtual office solutions, has been experiencing incredible growth since its launch in 2006. In just 5 years, the company has grown to over 10M in revenues and now employs over 100 people. Davinci contributes its growth and success in part to a very unique company culture. MarketWire

Acquia and Lullabot Announce Drupalize.Me Drupal Training via the Acquia Network
DrupalCon London 2011 -- Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, and Lullabot, a leading Drupal strategy, training and development company, announced today that Lullabot's Drupalize.Me training is now available through Acquia Network. MarketWire

General Metals Discusses Annual Report Filed on Form 10-K
General Metals Corporation (the "Company") (OTCBB: GNMT) (FRANKFURT: GMQ) filed its 10-K Annual Report for the year ended April 30, 2011 with the SEC and it can be viewed in its entirety at The balance sheet is included and investors should read the notes to financial statements contained in our 10-K. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Commends SciBase for Its Technology Innovation in Skin Cancer Diagnosis
The 2011 Frost & Sullivan Europe Technology Innovation Award in Skin Cancer Diagnosis is conferred on SciBase AB for pioneering the development of a unique electrical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) technology for the detection of malignant melanoma. MarketWire

Acquia and Commerce Guys Partner to Offer Comprehensive Solutions for E-Commerce
DrupalCon London 2011 - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, and Commerce Guys, the leading provider of e-commerce solutions for Drupal, announced today that they have partnered on services, sales and support of Drupal Commerce, the most-complete Drupal e-commerce platform available MarketWire

Allied Gold Mining PLC: Proposed PNG legislation not expected to impact Allied Gold
MarketWire Adds Programs, Features and Improvements
Today, OptionsClick ( launched their new VIP, Loyalty, and Customizable programs built to suit the styles, levels, and expectations for any type of online trader. MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY/SAVE THE DATE-Europe at the Crossroads: Today BMO Panel Provides Outlook on Economy and Markets
The European economy has experienced its most turbulent period in recent memory. From debt crises in Greece, Italy and Spain, to falling growth in Germany and the UK, plus ongoing doubts about the long-term viability of the euro, observers and investors are looking for answers on what might be over the horizon and what strategies might help investors cope with the situation. MarketWire

Ericsson closes acquisition of M2M technology platform from Telenor Connexion

Wedge Partners Expands NYC Office as Firm Continues Growth
Wedge Partners today announced that President, Matt Mathison, has relocated to Wedge's New York City office. "Though we are headquartered in Colorado, our New York City office has significant strategic importance to us due to its close proximity to a substantial number of our most important clients," said Evan Morgan, CEO of Wedge Partners MarketWire

B GREEN Receives Notice of Allowance of Patent Award for Embedded Recycled Container Sheet
B Green Innovations, Inc. (OTCBB: BGNN) announced today that it has received notification of a patent allowance award for Embedded Recycled Container Sheet MarketWire

Infocast's Advanced Renewable Energy Project Finance & Analysis Seminar
Infocast brings its highly successful and informative 2nd Bi-Annual Advanced Renewable Energy Project Finance & Analysis Seminar from September 26-27 at the Digital Sandbox Network Event Center in New York, NY MarketWire

Bay Area Foot & Laser Podiatry Group Performs 3,000th Breakthrough Cosmetic Laser Procedure
The Bay Area Foot & Laser Podiatry Group performed its 3,000th laser procedure, it was announced today by its founder, Dr. Mark Wolpa. In private practice in the Bay Area since 1977, Dr. Wolpa has five offices in the Bay Area located in Berkeley, Walnut Creek, Marin, Pleasanton and Santa Rosa, CA. Dr. Wolpa was one of the first doctors in the U.S MarketWire

The Greater China Fund, Inc. Announces Increased Focus on Taiwan and Change to Its Primary Benchmark
The Greater China Fund, Inc MarketWire

Earthquake Preparedness Expert and MMRGlobal CEO Bob Lorsch Offers Disaster Preparedness Booklets Online in the Wake of East Coast Earthquake and Impending Hurricane
Calling attention to disaster preparedness in the wake of this week's East Coast 5.8 earthquake and impending hurricane, MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF), provider of the Personal Health Record (PHR) (www.mmrvideos MarketWire

International Minerals Reports Increased Resource Estimate at Converse Gold Project in Nevada
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) reports an updated, increased mineral resource estimate for the 100%-owned Converse gold project. Converse is located in the prolific Battle Mountain-Cortez mineralized trend in north-central Nevada, approximately 8km west of Goldcorp's Marigold gold mine. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Exchange Offer for Its $105.0 Million 8 5/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2017
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition" or the "Company") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that the Company and Navios Acquisition Finance (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, commenced its offer to exchange up to U.S. $105 MarketWire

Continued positive development for Navamedic
Navamedic ASA (OSE: NAVA), the Norwegian pharmaceutical company, today announced its second quarter 2011 results. Sales were record high for the third consecutive quarter. The development of Navamedic's new generic drug business remains on track GlobeNewswire

The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland partially approved Herttaässä's application for a special audit on Alma Media
Alma Media Corporation    Stock Exchange Release August 24, 2011 at 20:15  (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Continued positive development for Navamedic
Navamedic's second quarter 2011 revenues saw a 43 per cent growth over last year. Revenues were NOK 18.2 million compared to NOK 12.7 million in the same period of 2010 The quarter represented the third consecutive all-time high in terms of sales for Vitaflo Scandinavia AB. EBITDA for the second quarter reached NOK -1.1 million, compared to NOK -1.5 million in the same period of 2010 GlobeNewswire

Nyrstar announces its friendly Offer to acquire Breakwater is now free of regulatory approval conditions
Regulated Information GlobeNewswire

PEPR upgraded to investment grade credit rating

Okmetic Oyj        ANNOUNCEMENT         24.8.2011  SHARE REPURCHASE 24.8.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date24.8.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareOKM1VAmount4.637sharesTotal cost22 GlobeNewswire

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

Acquisition of Intersport operations in Russia concluded
KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 24.08.2011 AT 17.45 1(1)  The subsidiary established by Kesko for INTERSPORT sports retailing in Russia is starting its operations. At the initial stage, the company operates 12 sports stores in the St. Petersburg and Moscow regions. The company intends to increase the number of its sports stores to 36 by the end of this year. GlobeNewswire

Repurchase of own shares
Addtech has today, on 24 August 2011 repurchased 500,000 of its own class B shares at an average price ofSEK 142.50. GlobeNewswire

Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG: Catch prostate cancer in time and treat it gently. The new patient brochure is available now.
Berlin, 24 August 2011; Prostate cancer is the second most frequent type of cancer in men and is affecting younger and younger patients. If prostate cancer is detected in good time, it can often be treated effectively and gently, without impairing the patient's quality of life GlobeNewswire

Anders Jackson appointed President and CEO of Studsvik AB
The Board of Directors of Studsvik AB today appointed Anders Jackson as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of Studsvik AB. Anders Jackson is 52 and since 2000 has held various senior positions within the Westinghouse Electric Company, where he is currently responsible for Europe, the Middle East and Africa GlobeNewswire

Pohjola Insurance continues as the Finnish Ice Hockey Association's main partner
Pohjola Pankki Oyj /Pohjola Insurance continues as the Finnish Ice Hockey Association's main partner. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Report 2Q and 1st half year accounts 2011
Attached please find Report 2Q and 1st half year 2011. GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic to Host First Half 2011 Results Conference Call
KVISTGÅRD, Denmark - August 24, 2011 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (NASDAQ OMX:BAVA) will announce its first half 2011 results on Wednesday, August 31, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Archer Limited (ARCHER) Second Quarter 2011 Results
Second Quarter Highlights GlobeNewswire

Océ reinforces growth of Business Services by appointing Executive Vice President Mark Euwe
Venlo, The Netherlands, 24 August 2011 - Océ, an international leader in digital document management, has sharpened its focus on Business Services with the appointment of a new Executive Vice President Business Services, Mark Euwe. The appointment is effective 1 September 2011. GlobeNewswire

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT)-(NYSE:NAT) - Newbuilding suezmax tanker delivered to Nordic American - increasing the fleet and bolstering the dividend and earnings capacity.
Hamilton, Bermuda, August 24, 2011 GlobeNewswire

The Kingdom of Sweden's two-year euro bond to the Riksbank record cheap for the state
The Kingdom of Sweden issues 1 billion euro (approximately SEK 9 billion) in a new two-year benchmark bond. The loan is part of the refinancing of the on-lending in foreign currency to the Riksbank. The loan is the cheapest ever syndicated in the euro market. GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom starts co-operation negotiations at Karhula and Mikkeli plants
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 24.8.2011 at 10.20 GlobeNewswire

SinterCast Results April-June 2011
Revenue for period: SEK 12.1 million (SEK 8.6 million). Year-to-date: SEK 21.2 million (SEK 16.6 million)  GlobeNewswire

IQE appoints Head of Sales and Marketing for Asia Pacific region
IQE plc GlobeNewswire

PEPR to offer up to €97.5 million of new ordinary units

Regulated information - Ageas announces management changes
Ageas today announces the appointment of Christophe Boizard as member of the Group Executive Committee and as Chief Financial Officer with effect from 5 September 2011. His appointment is subject to the approval of the National Bank of Belgium. GlobeNewswire

Regulated information - Ageas announces a share buy-back programme of up to EUR 250 million
Ageas announces today that, based on a shareholders' authorization granted on 27 April 2011, it has decided to initiate a share buy-back programme of its outstanding common stock for a maximum amount of up to EUR 250 million[1]. GlobeNewswire

Regulated Information - Half year results 2011
Solid Insurance performance before Greek impairment charge GlobeNewswire

SEB's Financial Officers Survey - Companies impacted by macro concerns
Over the summer, Swedish and Norwegian financial officers have become much more concerned about the business environment. All index components show a deterioration in confidence, particularly regarding prospective business conditions. Respondents are especially worried about demand following weak economic growth signals from the US and continuing debt problems in Europe GlobeNewswire

Wizcom Technologies Releases H1 2011 Results
Wizcom Technologies Ltd. /Wizcom Technologies Releases H1 2011 Results. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Leasinvest Real Estate - Half-year report 2011 (IAS 34)
Highlights first half-year of 2011 GlobeNewswire

Imtech: 67 million euro orders for sustainable biogas plants and upgrading of waste water facilities in the UK
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) announces that it has been commissioned by various English water companies to realise sustainable biogas plants and upgrade waste water facilities in the UK GlobeNewswire

Positive result in uncertain market
Highlights: GlobeNewswire

Heineken Holding N.V. reports solid operating performance for the first half 2011
Amsterdam, 24 August 2011 - Heineken Holding N.V. today announced: GlobeNewswire

Heineken N.V. reports solid operating performance for the first half 2011
Amsterdam, 24 August 2011 - Heineken N.V. today announced: GlobeNewswire

Santhera Obtains US Patent for Use of Catena® in the Treatment of Muscular Dystrophies
Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG /Santhera Obtains US Patent for Use of Catena® in the Treatment of Muscular Dystrophies . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Homburg Invest receives further communication from Netherlands Authority for Financial Markets
Shares issued:  Class A - 17,094,490  Class B - 3,148,538 GlobeNewswire

Update on Nyrstar's friendly Offer to acquire Breakwater Resources Ltd.
Regulated Information GlobeNewswire

Homburg Invest Inc. Announces Participation in the Bought Deal Financing of Homburg Canada Real Estate Investment Trust

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