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Twitter helping TV channels to help stay with trends
Executives of microblogging site Twitter are increasingly working with TV editors during live shows to help them understand what is trending on the site and how to change their footage accordingly. ANI

India to host fourth International Tax Dialogue Conference
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will on Wednesday inaugurate the fourth International Tax Dialogue (ITD) Global Conference on tax and inequality, which will be held at the Vigyan Bhawan here. ANI

East Asia to experience slower economic growth due to European debt crisis: ADB
Emerging East Asia could experience slower economic growth as the European sovereign debt crisis and weak US economy continue to threaten the global economic scenario, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has warned. ANI

Indian firm unveils 'Islamic smartphone' featuring Koran, compass pointing to Mecca
An Indian company has launched an 'Islamic smart phone' that features a copy of the Koran, a GPS application that points to Mecca and a calculator for Zakaat charitable donations. ANI

Indian-origin billionaire Rajaratnam begins 11-year prison term for insider trading
Billionaire Indian American hedge fund boss Raj Rajaratnam, who allegedly made over 70 million dollars through insider trading, has begin serving his 11-year prison sentence. ANI

Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Industries Have Extensive Potential
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SingTel Wins Five at IR Magazine Investor Relations Awards
SingTel has topped the list of winners at the IR Magazine South East Asia Awards 2011. The Singaporean telecommunications giant collected a total of five awards, beating the four awards it won back in 2006 ACN Newswire

Imperva Predicts Top Nine Cyber Security Trends for 2012
Rise in Big Data and Application DDoS Attacks Among Key Concerns Redwood Shores, CA, December 6, 2011 - Imperva (NYSE: IMPV), a pioneer and leader of a new category of data security solutions for high-value business data in the data center, today announced its predictions for the top cyber security trends for 2012 ACN Newswire

A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics and Tezzaron Team Up to Develop 2.5D/3D Through-Silicon Interposer Technology
The A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics (IME) and Tezzaron Semiconductor, a leader in 3D-ICs, have today announced a research collaboration agreement to develop and exploit advanced Through Silicon Interposer (TSI) technology. The two organizationswill improve and refine the design and manufacture of silicon interposers and work to standardize the process, flows, and process design kits (PDKs) ACN Newswire

Zenlok Launches a New Cloud Based, Free Secure File Sharing Service for Sending Large Files
Zenlok, a tokyo based company specializing in cloud based authentication and encryption has announced the release of its large file sending lets users securely and easily, send large files to anyone (up to 1TB per month), and offers both a free and premium version ACN Newswire

New China Life Insurance's Adoption of The Greenshoe Option Mechanism For IPO Issue at Home And Abroad Promotes Market Stablity
According to a report of on 6 December 2011, New China Life Insurance's A shares and H shares has been open to institutional investors for offline subscription this week, while retail investors can subscribe for A shares online commencing from this Wednesday ACN Newswire

Horizon Globex Awarded ISO 9001 and 20000-1 Certification
One Horizon Group Plc, leader in optimising communications over the internet, has announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Horizon Globex has been awarded the certifications for ISO 9001 and ISO 20000-1 through the Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems (SQS), a leading provider of worldwide assessment and certification services ACN Newswire

Showa Denko Expands Capacity for VGCF(TM): Additive in LIB Anodes/Cathodes
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has completed additional production line for VGCF(TM) (vapor-grown carbon fiber) at Kawasaki Plant, Kanagawa Prefecture, thereby increasing total production capacity for the product from 100 t/y to 200 t/y. VGCF(TM) is used as additive in anodes and cathodes of lithium-ion rechargeable batteries (LIBs) ACN Newswire

QSolar Limited (CNSX:QSL) Updates Shareholders on Solar Panel Orders and Underwriters Laboratories Certification. - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, December 5, 2011 - QSolar (CNSX:QSL) updates shareholders on new orders for solar panels timing on Underwriters Laboratories has produced a ""video news alert"" about QSolar. If this link is not enabled, please visit and enter ""QSolar"" in the search box ACN Newswire

Applied Materials Introduces Technology to Enable Advanced Image Sensors for Smartphones
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced its new Applied Producer(R) Optiva(TM) CVD system that enables the manufacture of state-of-the-art, backside-illuminated (BSI) image sensors used in the most advanced smartphones, tablet PCs and high-end cameras ACN Newswire

Arizona Cardinal Chris "Beanie" Wells to Make Autograph Signing Appearance in Scottsdale
Arizona Cardinals fans have a chance to meet running back Chris "Beanie" Wells at the Field of Dreams store inside Scottsdale Fashion Square on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 12-2 p.m. Wells will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Webinar on December 15th to Demonstrate How Non-Intelligent Process and Instrumentation Diagrams Can Become Intelligent Without Redrawing
Intergraph will present a CADWorx webinar on December 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. CT that will demonstrate how users can transform their non-intelligent process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) into intelligent documents that can be linked to project databases and 3D models, all without redrawing them MarketWire

William Lyon Homes' Mirasol in La Costa -- a Perfect Fit for Growing Families
Family-oriented homebuyers who want plenty of growing room and the lifestyle rewards of an established San Diego community are discovering Mirasol at La Costa. This William Lyon Homes neighborhood continues to be a favorite among buyers who desire a brand new home with four to five bedrooms and the prestige of a La Costa Greens location MarketWire

BofI Holding to Offer 625,000 Shares of Common Stock
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), parent of BofI Federal Bank, announced that it has commenced a public offering of 625,000 shares of its common stock. The Company intends to grant the underwriter an option for 30 days to purchase up to 93,750 additional shares of common stock. MarketWire

ExcelDebt Relief Appoints New Executives; Fast Growing Debt Settlement Company Strengthens Resources
ExcelDebt Relief, one of the nation's leading debt settlement companies, announced that it has hired four exceptional individuals to propel its Marketing & Administrative team: MarketWire

Why Rent -- Low Priced New Home Opportunities at Venue by William Lyon Homes
Renters who are tired of throwing their money away on increasing rentals in the Bay Area must visit Venue by established homebuilder William Lyon Homes within the family-friendly community of Vista Del Mar in Pittsburg MarketWire

Woodward Hosts Investor and Analyst Conference
As previously announced, Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) will host an Investor and Analyst Conference on December 7, 2011 in New York City. Woodward executives will present the company's strategic positioning, prospects for growth, product lines and principal target markets, as well as respond to questions. MarketWire

DCA Total Return Fund Announces Results of Annual Meeting
DCA Total Return Fund (NYSE: DCA) announced today the results of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders, held on Tuesday, December 6, 2011. MarketWire

Brown Diamond Rings and Rose Gold Trending Right Now, Says Front Jewelers
Rose gold, brown diamonds and canary diamond engagement rings are among the biggest trends in the jewelry industry at the moment. Recent sales data from Front Jewelers shows intense interest in unique gold and diamond products in colors that depart from the traditional white diamonds and white gold MarketWire

MV Transportation, Inc. Opens Dallas Location
Today, MV Transportation, Inc., the largest privately-owned transportation contracting firm based in the United States, announced the successful opening of its new Dallas, Texas location in the well-known and centrally located Premier Place Building at 5910 North Central Expressway MarketWire

Ivar's "Salmon-Chanted New Year's Eve Party" Is Top Spot to View Seattle Fireworks
Situated directly on the shores of Seattle's North Lake Union, Ivar's Salmon House is cooking up one of the best New Year's Eve experiences around MarketWire

Apica to Host Free Webinar Series Focused on Optimizing Web and Mobile Application Performance for Website Success
Apica, a leading load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced a free, three-part interactive webinar series focused on optimizing Web and mobile application performance for maximum website success. MarketWire

Lunatec Lifts Spirits, One Washcloth at a Time
Lunatec®, a company specializing in outdoor adventure gear, is supplying more than 5,000 of its unique never-wash travel washcloths to troops serving overseas. MarketWire

CorpBanca Announces the Acquisition of Banco Santander Colombia, S.A.
CORPBANCA (NYSE: BCA) has reached an agreement with Banco Santander, S.A. (BS) to acquire a 95% interest of Banco Santander Colombia SA (BSC), the maximum allowed to an individual shareholder by the Colombian law. In addition, Corp Group Interhold S.A. (CorpGroup) -- the holding company through which the Saieh Group controls CorpBanca and other financial businesses -- will purchase at least a 2 MarketWire

EON Creator Now Integrated With Interactive Whiteboards
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced the integration of interactive whiteboards to EON Creator, a 3D authoring tool, and the EON Experience 3D content library. This newly integrated, interactive learning technology now improves the educational environment for both students and educators and takes learning to a whole new level. MarketWire

"Occupy Wall Street: Threat or Opportunity?" Dec. 7 Event Postponed -- Event to Be Rescheduled as an Online Webinar
The New York Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (NY/IABC) and have postponed the evening networking event titled, "Occupy Wall Street: Threat or Opportunity for Corporate America?" originally scheduled for Wednesday, December 7, 2011 from 6-8 p.m. ET. MarketWire

Pethealth Inc. Pet Insurance Provider Launches "Home for the Holiday Checks" Campaign
(TSX: PTZ) Pethealth Inc.-There's nothing quite like the gift of a little extra cash before the holidays, which is why pet insurance representatives of Pethealth Inc. ("Pethealth" or the "Company") are spreading holiday cheer, going door-to-door, and visiting the Company's pet insurance clients in Canada and the United States to drop off claims checks early during the holiday season. MarketWire

Entertainment Arts Research Inc. Releases Business Update to Shareholders
Entertainment Arts Research Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EARI) ( a facilities-based game design and development publishing digital media company, release the following business update to shareholders. MarketWire

Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP Bolsters IP Practice With Addition of Partner Joshua Cohen
Joshua Cohen joins Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP as a partner. Most recently, he was a principal and chaired the Litigation Group at Morgan Miller Blair, where he practiced in the Business and Technology Group. MarketWire

Listener Driven Radio (LDR) Celebrates 125 Affiliates, Adding Twenty Major Market Affiliates in the Last Month
Listener Driven Radio (LDR) ( celebrates extraordinary growth in 2011, now with over 125 affiliates on its interactive platforms. LDR has added twenty major market affiliates in the last month, solidifying the company's position as an innovator and industry leader in interactive radio. MarketWire

Amwest Announces Acquisition & Scheduled World Wide Launch of
Amwest Imaging Incorporated (OTCBB: AMWI) is pleased to announce they have acquired, and is planning a large scale launch of this new technology. MarketWire

It's Not Just About the Cars: Entertainment, Family Value, Nightlife Creates a Memorable Barrett-Jackson Experience
Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines. Auto enthusiasts from all over the globe are revving up for the world's greatest collector car auction, where more than 250,000 people flock to WestWorld of Scottsdale for the Southwest's most notable annual event. MarketWire

Algal Biomass Organization Applauds U.S. Navy's Algae Biofuels Purchase
Today, Mary Rosenthal, Executive Director of the Algal Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the U.S. algae industry, released the following statement regarding the U.S. Navy's plans to purchase 450,000 gallons of drop-in biofuels, with 100,000 of those made from algal oils produced by ABO member Solazyme, Inc. MarketWire

Ram Power, Corp. Announces Execution of Amendments to Credit Facility
Ram Power, Corp MarketWire

SHSU Prepares for Kat/Cat Showdown in FCS Quarterfinals
Sam Houston State University's football team will fight to remain one of only two undefeated Division I college teams in the nation this weekend when the Bearkats take on former No. 1-seed Montana State on Saturday (Dec. 10) morning. MarketWire

Relevant Data Teams Up With Artefact to Complete Development of SIGMUND(TM) Real-Time Analytics Platform
Relevant Data Corp, internet developer of a proprietary analytics platform technology using their patented FIRST search engine and proprietary AI technology, announced today a working association with Artefact, an award-winning technology product design company. MarketWire

CorpBanca Announces Third Quarter 2011 Financial Report
CORPBANCA (NYSE: BCA), a Chilean financial institution offering a wide variety of corporate and retail financial products and services, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. This report is based on unaudited consolidated financial statements prepared in accordance with Chilean generally accepted accounting principles MarketWire

Penny Progressive Pays $50,681 at Red Hawk Casino
Red Hawk Casino, home to some of the luckiest and loosest penny slot machines, gave one local Rewards Club member an early Christmas. Diana from El Dorado Hills, Calif., was visiting the casino to participate in the 12 Days of Christmas point multiplier promotion. She wasn't sure what made her lucky, but felt good about playing some of her favorite penny slots, the Hot Shot Progressive machines MarketWire

FORTRUST Announces Completion of SOC 2 Audit
FORTRUST, Colorado's leading premium data center services provider and colocation facility, announced the completion of its Service Organization Control ("SOC") 2 Type 2 audit over Security and Availability for their Denver, Colorado based Data Center and Colocation facility MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Extension of Time Charter for Two Chemical Tankers
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE: NNA), an owner and operator of tanker vessels, announced today that the Chemical Tankers Nave Cosmos of 25,130 dwt and the Nave Polaris of 25,145 dwt have had their charters extended for an additional six month period with the current charterer at an increased net rate of $11,700/day with 40% profit sharing. MarketWire

Topsy Labs Names Duncan Greatwood as New Chief Executive Officer
Core News Facts: Topsy Labs, the realtime search and analytics platform powered by the world's largest searchable index of Twitter and Google+, today announced it has hired Duncan Greatwood as its new CEO MarketWire

EC Development, Inc. Closes Multiple Contracts Totaling More Than $14 Million
EC Development, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECDI), a leading provider of software for the U.S. and international gaming and casino markets, announced that it closed the third quarter of 2011 with multiple signed contracts for its Tahoe Casino Management (CMS) systems MarketWire

Film and TV Star Robert Davi's 'Got the World on a String,' Paying Heartfelt, Swinging Homage to His Idol on His Critically Acclaimed, Long Awaited Recording Debut 'Davi Sings Sinatra: on the Road to Romance'
Robert Davi thought he had the 'world on a string' in 1977 when he made his onscreen debut at age 24 opposite Frank Sinatra in the TV movie "Contract on Cherry Street MarketWire

Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI) Acquires Soteria Imaging's Two LIFESCAN Upright MRI Centers in Minnesota
Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI) today announced that it has acquired Soteria Imaging's two Twin Cities-based LIFESCAN Upright MRI centers located in St. Louis Park and Little Canada, Minnesota. Effectively immediately, CDI closed LIFESCAN St MarketWire

Morningstar Cites iShares 529 Plan(R) as "Excellent Choice" for Financial Advisors
iShares, a global leader in exchange traded funds (ETFs), today announced it was one of only two advisor-sold 529 college savings plans to be given an "Above Average" rating in Morningstar's eighth annual 529 Industry Survey. MarketWire

Family Rafting Outfitter ECHO River Trips Celebrates 40th Season
Veteran river outfitter ECHO River Trips is gearing up for its 40th Anniversary season of award winning Rogue River rafting trips and Middle Fork Salmon rafting trips. ECHO River Trips is an experienced and respected river outfitter specializing in family rafting trips on America's premier whitewater rivers: Oregon's Wild and Scenic Rogue River and Idaho's Middle Fork of the Salmon River. MarketWire

Veterans Affairs Awards Contract to Green Building Initiative for Green Globes(R) Certification
The Green Building Initiative (GBI), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the acceleration of sustainable building practices, was recently awarded a contract with the U.S MarketWire's Travel-Intel Looks at What American Workers Are Leaving on the Table
Are stressed out American consumers foregoing their yearly vacations in order to hold onto their jobs?'s Travel-Intel, a bi-weekly travel industry publication, looks at two recent surveys that show Americans waste an average of eleven vacation days a year in order to keep the pink slips at bay. MarketWire

Cloudwrangler(TM) Adds PGi's GlobalMeet(R) Web Conferencing Solution to Cloud Marketplace
Verecloud, Inc. (OTCBB: VCLD) announced today they have partnered with the meeting experts at PGi to offer its integrated web conferencing solution, GlobalMeet, through the Cloudwrangler™ Marketplace that is powered by Verecloud®. The new service will be available to businesses for purchase on the website starting December 5, 2011 MarketWire

Gene Screening May Lead to More Accurate Prostate Cancer Staging
Today, doctors use PSA blood tests and Gleason scoring to diagnose and stage prostate cancer in men. Though both are effective in prostate cancer screening, they give doctors and patients a limited picture of the disease's aggressiveness and likelihood to spread MarketWire

All State Properties Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ATPT) Announces Stock Dividend for Common Stock Shareholders
All State Properties Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATPT) announced today that shareholders of record on December 31, 2011 will receive a Restricted Stock Dividend equivalent to two percent (2%) of their recorded shareholdings. The payable date will be January 10, 2012. The shares will be restricted for a period of one year and eligible for free trading on that anniversary date. MarketWire

Midas Perpetual Portfolio Distribution Estimate
Midas Perpetual Portfolio, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPERX) anticipates paying a year-end distribution as detailed below. The distribution is payable on December 29, 2011 to shareholders of record as of December 28, 2011 (ex-dividend date: December 29, 2011). MarketWire

Amanda Eliasch Brings Provocative Play "As I Like It" to Hollywood
In the news release, "Amanda Eliasch Brings Provocative Play 'As I Like It' to Hollywood," issued earlier today by Artist Amanda Eliasch, we are advised by the company that the last sentence of the third paragraph should read "Director John Alan Simon" rather than "Director John Alan Jones" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: BlogHer Opens Call for Ideas for the World's Largest Blogging Conferences in 2012
BlogHer, Inc. (, the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, has opened its Call for Ideas for both the fourth annual BlogHer Food Conference, taking place June 8-9, 2012 in Seattle, and the eight annual BlogHer Conference, taking place August 3-4, 2012 in New York City. MarketWire

Tribogenics Raises $2.5 Million to Transform X-Ray Industry
Tribogenics today announced that it has closed $2.5 million in funding from a network of global angel investors and Flywheel Ventures. The funds will be used to commercialize a disruptive new X-ray technology discovered at UCLA and funded by DARPA and other agencies MarketWire

ERA Real Estate Welcomes Legacy Real Estate & Associates in Fremont, Calif., as the Newest Member of Its Global Brand Network
ERA Real Estate, a leading global real estate franchisor, today announced the affiliation of Legacy Real Estate & Associates in Fremont, Calif., under its ERA Powered(SM) brand offering. With this announcement, the firm will now do business as Legacy Real Estate & Associates, ERA Powered. MarketWire

ecVision to Present Supplier Collaboration Strategies Discussion at NRF Big Show
ecVision, provider of supply chain collaboration solutions for private label brands and retailers, will be hosting a panel discussion comprised of industry experts who will talk about the benefits of a multi-enterprise, synchronized approach to supply chain management at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show on Monday, January 16, 2012. MarketWire

Eyetique Introduces ChromaGen Technology to Pittsburgh
Eyetique today announced that it is now offering ChromaGen lenses at its offices in Squirrel Hill and South Hills Village. ChromaGen is a life-changing aid for visual reading disorders often associated with dyslexia and an optical corrective solution for color deficiency, which is also known as color blindness MarketWire

SavWatt Opens Washington DC Office
SavWatt USA, Inc. (OTCBB: SAVW), pioneers in LED lighting and the Green Revolution, announced today that the Company has opened an office in the Washington DC area to focus on assisting the Federal Government to achieve its energy sustainability goals MarketWire

Add-A-Cabana(TM) Discounts Price Fifty Percent for Holiday Shoppers
The makers of Add-A-Cabana, the lightweight, portable cabana that attaches to the back of an SUV or van, has discounted the price 50% (now $24.95 + shipping) for the 2011 holiday shopping season. MarketWire

TDG Introduces 'First Glance' Segmentation of TV Viewing Preferences
While consumers have long ranked live TV programming as their top television content source, the arrival of new platforms and services including digital video recorders (DVRs), PayTV on-demand services, and online video has complicated the selection process MarketWire

Inventor Awarded Patent for Novel Skin Protector for the Frail Elderly
The United States Patent Office has awarded a patent to Ed Goodwin, president of HipSaver Inc., for its line of DermaSaver® skin protectors. The DermaSaver products are called "tubes" and provide a loose fitting protective layer of resilient three dimensional fabric to protect the skin on the arms and legs off the frail elderly MarketWire

Indeck Energy University: Innovative Wood Pellet Education
Indeck Ladysmith, LLC, the manufacturer of Indeck Energy Premium Wood Pellets, is announcing the release of Indeck Energy University. Indeck Energy University is a web-based sales training program designed to equip retailers, distributors and sales associates to better sell and profit from Indeck Energy Premium Wood Pellets. MarketWire

Indeck Energy Announces Wood Pellet Giveaway Winners
Indeck Energy Services, Inc. and its subsidiary Indeck Ladysmith, LLC are helping consumers and retailers by giving away one free ton of Indeck Energy Premium Wood Pellets each Tuesday until January 31. MarketWire

Indeck Energy: Energy Independence Starts at Home
Indeck Ladysmith, LLC, the manufacturer of Indeck Energy Premium Wood Pellets, is taking December to remind consumers that energy independence, green living and economic stimulus starts at home -- through the utilization of locally grown and sustainably harvested biomass fuel for home heating. MarketWire

Join Us for a Free Preview Party for the OC Fair New Year's Eve Block Party December 14 5:30-9 PM
The OC Fair & Event Center is throwing a preview party to give guests a taste of the official OC Fair New Year's Eve Block Party on December 31. The preview party will feature free admission and parking, plus gourmet food trucks, a DJ and cash bar outside the Pacific Amphitheatre Box Office on December 14 from 5:30-9 p.m MarketWire

Infinity Energy Resources to Host Investor Conference Call on Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Infinity Energy Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: IFNY) (PINKSHEETS: IFNY) ("Infinity" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced it will host a conference call to provide a corporate update to investors at 11:15 a.m. EST on Tuesday, December 13, 2011. MarketWire Now Offers Multiple Travel Dates on Las Vegas Getaway Experiences
Galavantier Inc, the hybrid online travel company specializing in unique travel experience getaways to Las Vegas, is expanding its services to offer travelers multiple date options MarketWire

FOCUS Brands Welcomes Lauren Fernandez Staley as Vice President of Legal
FOCUS Brands announced today that it has named Lauren Fernandez Staley as Vice President of Legal. The newest member of FOCUS Brands Executive Committee, Lauren will oversee and coordinate all legal services for Carvel® Ice Cream, Cinnabon®, Seattle's Best Coffee®, Schlotzsky's®, Moe's Southwest Grill® and Auntie Anne's® Pretzels. MarketWire

Fighting Chance Announces Multi-State College and Grade School Tour for Self-Defense Training
Since 1998, Rick Seid's unique Fighting Chance programs have offered life long, life saving solutions & lessons to teach kids, teens and parents how to recognize, avoid or defend against abduction, sexual or physical assaults from every level of an encounter or action MarketWire

Telvent Selected to Provide Australia's United Energy and Multinet Gas With Innovative Platform for Managing Electricity and Gas Distribution Networks
Telvent GIT, S.A MarketWire

Powerful Anti-Aging Solutions From NuFace and Perricone MD
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently discussed new anti-aging solutions from NuFace and Perricone MD. Both brands offer hope to those experiencing the signs of aging skin. NuFace is known for its microcurrent technology which stimulates facial muscles in order to smooth and firm sagging, wrinkled skin. The technology is now available in a hand held device for home use MarketWire

Technology and Teamwork Help Keep California Police Dogs Safe on the Streets
The Police & Working K-9 Foundation, an innovative California non-profit 'start-up,' is teaming up with private companies and the public to keep law enforcement K-9 teams safe with innovative technology and training MarketWire Kicks-Off Christmas Season With Kids Choir Campaign, the world's leading video sharing Christian website owned by Salem Web Network (NASDAQ: SALM), is on a mission to find the cutest kids for a world premiere Christmas music video event. To celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, GodTube is inviting its users to participate and help spread the joy in a fun and collective way -- with an online kids choir! MarketWire

Governments Flock to Accela's Automated Plan and Document Review Feature
Accela, Inc., the leading provider of web- and cloud-based software applications for e-government, today revealed that multiple governments across the United States have decided to deploy Electronic Document Review, a free and fully integrated plan and document review feature within the company's enterprise Accela Automation® software MarketWire

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Blue Gold Beverages, Inc.: South Carolina Reclamation Project
This document corrects and replaces the press release that was sent December 2nd at 10:22 AM EST. The error occurred in the first paragraph where it should have read "Greenwood, South Carolina" instead of "Greenboro, South Carolina". The corrected version follows. MarketWire

San Diego Hat Company Launches Epicor 9, Taps Alternative Technology Solutions for Support and Training
With the support and assistance of Alternative Technology Solutions, San Diego Hat Company has launched Epicor 9 ERP to help the company meet the growing demands of its global business. San Diego Hat selected Alternative Technology Solutions as their implementation partner to provide the consulting, training and technical expertise required to implement the Epicor 9 software solution. MarketWire

iGlue Expands Executive Team With Seasoned Marketing and Operations Hires
iGlue, Inc. (OTCBB: HDWR), a leading player in the semantic search and curation field which allows users to Wikify the web in real time, today announced that it has expanded its team with new marketing and operations executives. MarketWire

AtNetPlus Is One of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Northeast Ohio
The area leader in predictable cost IT services, AtNetPlus, Inc., today announced that the firm has been selected for the third consecutive year as a Weatherhead 100 company. The Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE) and the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management honored the 100 fastest growing businesses in the area at their annual gala last week. MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. to Present at the Capital Link 5th Annual Global Shipping Markets Roundtable
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today that the Company's Chairman and CEO will be presenting at the Capital Link 5th Annual Global Shipping Markets Roundtable in New York City on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 3:15 pm local time. MarketWire

SafeGuard World International and FedEx(R) Honored With a Webster Buchanan Multi-Country Payroll Best Practice Award
SafeGuard World International (SGWI), a leading provider of global payroll and global employment outsourcing, in conjunction with Rann Rushing, Senior Manager/Controller for the Latin American division of FedEx, were proud to accept an award at Webster Buchanan's 2011 Multi-country Payroll Best Practice Awards Dinner. MarketWire

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting Announces Major Grant for Multi-Cultural Journalism Initiative in Southern California
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has awarded a $1.8 million grant to Southern California Public Radio (SCPR) to launch the One Nation Media Project, a journalism initiative that enhances public broadcasting's service to multi-ethnic communities in greater Los Angeles. MarketWire

Varolii Introduces New Cloud Communications Services to Reduce Healthcare Costs, Improve Member and Patient Interactions
Varolii Corporation, the market and technology leader in interactive, cloud-based customer and employee communications, today announced its new flexible Healthcare Interaction Suite to help healthcare organizations lower operational costs and reach patients and members through expanded voice, managed text, email and smartphone capabilities MarketWire

Arizona Technology Workforce Study Examines Talent Gap, Supply & Demand
Is there a technology talent gap in Arizona's science and engineering fields? The answer may be surprising. According to a recent in-depth study examining the state's science and engineering labor market, while the perceived deep chasm between workforce supply and demand may not truly exist, Arizona's employers still find it challenging to attract and retain qualified talent. MarketWire

ARI Opens Houston Call Center for Fleet Management Services
ARI®, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, today announced the start-up of a new Houston, Texas Call Center. This is ARI's sixth North American Call Center, including Maple Shade, New Jersey; Grapevine, Texas; Mississauga, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec and Mexico City, Mexico. MarketWire

New Glassdoor Survey Reveals Employee Holiday Wish Lists: Cash, More Paid Time Off & Grocery Gift Cards Preferred Over Office Holiday Parties
Employees have a message to employers this holiday season: forget the holiday parties and bring on the cash, according to a recent online survey by Harris Interactive® on behalf of Glassdoor® of 2,574 U.S. adults. MarketWire

Houston Hand Specialist, Evan D. Collins, M.D., Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a "Top Doctor"
Dr. Evan D. Collins, long recognized as a Texas Medical Center top physician in local peer and patient nominated listings, is now among the exclusive U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors' listing. MarketWire

American Health Appoints Shelli Lara as Vice President, Taft-Hartley Strategy
American Health Holding, Inc., a multi-URAC accredited medical management service provider, announced it has named Shelli Lara as its Vice President, Taft-Hartley Strategy. In this role, Shelli will develop and support effective medical management programs that meet the needs of Taft-Hartley plans and their members. MarketWire

Direct Primary Care Coalition Lauds Rep. Cassidy and Rep. Inslee for Bi-Partisan Bill to Pilot Flat-Fee Health Care for Medicare/Medicaid Dual-Eligibles
The Direct Primary Care Coalition, an advocacy organization of primary care doctors, today announced its support for the Direct Medicare and Dual Eligible Care Act (Direct M.D. Care Act), sponsored by Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Rep. Jay Inslee (D-WA) that was recently introduced. MarketWire

Qliance Applauds Bi-Partisan "Direct Medicare and Dual-Eligible Care Act"
Qliance Medical Management Inc., which operates direct primary care clinics -- also known as "direct primary care medical homes" -- in Washington State, today announced its strong support for language in the Direct Medicare and Dual-Eligible Care Act (Direct M.D. Care Act), which was introduced in the U.S MarketWire

2011 Leases Break Record for Most Same-Year Vehicles on
2011 model year leases have broken's record for largest amount of same-year leases to hit the website's marketplace. With just one month left in 2011,'s total inventory is comprised of roughly 15.3 percent of 2011 model leases. The previous record was 2005 when 13.5 percent of leases were listed by the end of the same model year. The 2010 lease year represented 10 MarketWire

1099-MISC Payee Certification Workshop Presented by The Accounts Payable Network
1099-MISC filing is an intricate and involved process, and based on penalties increased last year, misfiling is even more costly. In light of recent changes to 1099 reporting, The Accounts Payable Network is proud to announce an interactive Payee Certification Workshop MarketWire

Centex Homes and The Church at Cane Bay Host CHRISTMAS AT CANE BAY
Fifteen Tons of real snow is coming to Cane Bay Plantation! On Saturday, December 10th, the snow will drape a huge snow slide built for sledding and tubing for all ages. Along with the snow will be giant inflatables, train rides, a petting zoo and pictures with the man himself, Santa Clause! The best part: It's all free! MarketWire

Li-ion Motors Corp. Receives Initial Deposit Towards US $68 Million LOI to Ship 1,000 All Lithium Electric Vehicles to Israel
Li-ion Motors Corp MarketWire

The Special Committee of Helix BioPharma Corp. Provides Update to Shareholders
The Special Committee of Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (NYSE Amex: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP) (or the "Company") announces that Ernst & Young LLP ("Ernst & Young") has been engaged to assist the Special Committee in the investigation of the conduct of certain shareholders and parties related to these shareholders that has come to the attention of the Special Committee MarketWire

Presidio Receives RSA SecurWorld(TM) Security Excellence Partner of the Year Award at the 2011 RSA North America Partner Council
Presidio announced today that it received the RSA SecurWorld™ 2011 Security Excellence Partner of the Year award at the 2011 RSA North America Partner Council that took place in Boca Raton, FL from November 15-17, 2011. MarketWire

PageUp People Webinar Shows Global Employers How to Retain Critical Talent With Career Planning
WHO:PageUp People™, a Multinational Talent Management solutions provider WHAT:"Talent Retention & Career Planning: The Path to Business Success" complimentary webinar WHEN:Monday, December 12, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. EST, 3:00 p.m. CST, 2:00 p.m. MST and 1:00 p.m. PSTTuesday, December 13, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. AEDT WHERE:Register at https://www2 MarketWire

StumbleUpon Relaunches to Make Exploring the Web Easier Than Ever
StumbleUpon, the easiest way to explore new and interesting things from across the Web, today unveiled a complete relaunch, including a revamped website, a full company rebrand, an enhanced Web bar (now called the StumbleBar) and new ways to explore with the addition of fresh content and features. MarketWire

Global Organics Group Selects Zion & Zion as PR, Advertising and Marketing Agency
Global Organics Group (GOG), an international, integrated Life Sciences Company engaged in the development and manufacture of proprietary mineral and agricultural product lines, has selected Zion & Zion as its agency of record. MarketWire

NetIDEAS Now Offering PTC's FlexPLM in the Cloud
NetIDEAS, Inc. (NetIDEAS) announces the addition of FlexPLM®, PTC's Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution for Retail and Consumer, to its offerings of hosted PTC Products MarketWire

The Michigan Dog Bite Lawyers of Ravid & Associates, P.C. Discuss Medical Costs Associated with Dog Bites
The Michigan dog bite lawyers of Ravid & Associates, P.C. are prepared to help individuals who have been bitten by a dog owned by another individual. As pets, dogs are highly valued for their loyalty and companionship. Unfortunately, they may also pose an injury risk to those who come in contact with them, especially if they are not properly restrained by their owner MarketWire

Success Strategies for Automated Accounts Receivable Invoicing
The Accounts Receivable Network announces Success Strategies for Automated AR Invoicing for accounts receivable professionals. The topics to be addressed during this information-packed event include how to increase productivity, improve visibility, and what's new in accounts receivable. MarketWire

Longview Kwik Dry Takes Texas Carpet Cleaning to the Next Level
The widely respected carpet cleaning company Kwik Dry International, is pleased to share their newest addition to the family, Longview Kwik Dry. Residents and businesses in Longview, Texas and surrounding areas now have a dependable, honest, and no-hidden fee, Longview Carpet Cleaning Company who is an expert at removing tough stains from carpets. MarketWire

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Closes on New Capital Funding to Accelerate Research and Product Development
The board directors of Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTCBB: HEPI) an Arizona-based food ingredients and nutraceutical enterprise, has accepted a $2 million convertible debt agreement to fund the Company's R&D efforts going forward. In light of progress being made with its research partners, the capital raise was necessary to maintain the pace and scope of work underway. MarketWire

DRS Technologies Awarded $691 Million IDIQ Contract From Lockheed Martin for U.S. Navy Submarine Technology Upgrade
DRS Technologies, Inc., A Finmeccanica Company, announced that its DRS Laurel Technologies business unit, a subcontractor to Lockheed Martin, received an award for a U.S. Navy Submarine Technology Insertion Hardware (TIH) contract that will provide submarine combat and sonar systems designed around commercially available hardware and software. MarketWire

Omega Welcomes Net Promoter Score Users to Participate in Its Acclaimed Customer Service Excellence Award Program
Omega Management Group Corp MarketWire

City of Petaluma Celebrates Go-Live of Trapeze Mobile Computing Solution
Trapeze Group today announced the go-live of its mobile demand response scheduling system at Petaluma Transit, the transit service provider of the City of Petaluma in Northern California. MarketWire

Intacct Unveils Game Changing Capabilities in Intacct Fall 2011
Intacct today introduced Intacct Fall 2011, the latest release of the cloud computing-based Intacct Financial Management and Accounting System. Intacct Fall 2011 features the introduction of Intacct Services Resource Planning, a complete cloud-based ERP system for project and service-based businesses MarketWire

Intacct and Clarizen Expand Partnership
Intacct, a leading provider of cloud financial management and accounting software, and Clarizen, a leading provider of cloud-based work execution software, today announced an expanded sales, marketing and development agreement. Intacct is now a master reseller of Clarizen -- enabling both Intacct and its channel partners to resell Clarizen worldwide MarketWire

Cloud Computing Association Promotes Cloud Industry, Technologies
A new business-to-business membership organization -- the Cloud Computing Association (CCA) -- has been formed to promote the adoption and use of cloud-based technologies by large-cap and small- and middle-market enterprises (SMEs) across all industry sectors. The CCA's website is at: MarketWire

Vanguard Energy Corporation to Present at the 4th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference
Vanguard Energy Corporation (OTCBB: VNGEU), an early stage oil drilling and production company with a focus on established oil fields in southeast Texas, announced today management will be presenting at the LD MICRO Growth Conference on Thursday, December 8th at 4:00 (PST). MarketWire

Madeline Laurano Joins Aberdeen Group's Human Capital Management (HCM) Practice
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the appointment of Madeline Laurano as Research Director, Talent Acquisition Solutions, within its industry-leading Human Capital Management research practice MarketWire

Provident Bank Names Key Leaders
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBNY), announced appointments in key leadership positions. "As we implement our strategy, strong leadership is critical to our success," said Jack Kopnisky, President and CEO of Provident Bank. Market President is a new role for the bank MarketWire

AGMA Conference Addresses Intellectual Property Rights Protection
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 Avaya Inc. in Denver, Colo., AGMA member companies, U.S MarketWire

Get Turbo Charged With Majesco Entertainment's Face Racers: Photo Finish, Now Available for Nintendo 3DS(TM)
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today that Face Racers: Photo Finish is now available for the portable Nintendo 3DS™ system at retailers everywhere MarketWire

STEALTHbits Introduces Free Data Loss Prevention Tool for Enterprise IT

Infortrend Products Support SMBs, Enterprises as They Increasingly Embrace SSDs for Optimal Datacenter Storage Solutions
Due to its high performance and excellent ability to withstand system shocks and vibrations, solid state storage is on the rise. As prices have gradually come down to more acceptable levels, SSDs are becoming increasingly popular in the data storage market MarketWire

Dynamic Air Cleaners Provide Data Centers With Optimal Indoor Air
For an industry that often requires millions of dollars to maintain supercomputers utilizing only the most cutting-edge technology, it takes surprisingly little to destroy a data center facility: Poor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is at the top of the list. Poor IAQ systems can also be the largest detriment to operational expenses MarketWire

Block Chiropractic Announces 'Take Shape for Life' Weight Loss Program
Block Chiropractic announced that the center offers the 'Take Shape for Life' weight loss program. This program helps patients successfully lose weight and keep the pounds off by focusing on lifestyle changes and boosting metabolism through a healthy diet. 'Take Shape for Life' helps patients get on the path towards optimal health with personal coaching, dietary changes and regular exercise MarketWire

St. Peters Chiropractor Treats Sports Injury-Induced Back Pain, Neck Pain and Headaches
St. Peters chiropractor Dr. Quinn James, of James Chiropractic clinic, has been treating sports injury patients in St. Peters and around St. Charles, Cottleville, Weldon Spring, O'Fallon, and Lake St MarketWire

Pleasanton Chiropractor Offers Platelet Rich Injections to Clientele
An innovative new procedure appears to offer faster healing and relief for people coping with back pain, arthritis or injuries, according to a Pleasanton, California medical/chiropractic office that offers the technique to its patients. Dr. Brian Mitchell, D.O MarketWire

Huntington Beach Chiropractic Announces Massage Therapy Services
Huntington Beach Chiropractic announced that the practice offers massage therapy. This conservative treatment is used for managing back pain, neck pain, sciatica, headaches, migraines and other chronic pain. Massage can also help speed internal healing for patients following a car accident injury or personal injury MarketWire

Spartanburg Chiropractor Treats Auto Accident Pain
Spartanburg residents who find themselves involved in an automobile accident often face the prospect of long term back pain and other troubling symptoms. These events can do serious damage to the body, particularly the spinal column, due to the tremendous amount of force transferred to the victim's body on impact MarketWire

Conway Chiropractor Announces Success Treating Auto Accident Patients
Hurley Chiropractic and Wellness Center announced that the practice has successfully provided treatment for Conway accident injury victims MarketWire

Survival and Complications Vary Widely at Kidney Transplant Centers
For the first time, kidney patients can find the best kidney transplant centers based on survival rates, kidney rejections and complications after transplantation, thanks to Konnectology, a web-based service that evaluates success at all 246 U.S. kidney transplant centers. MarketWire

Cambrian Announces Completion of Bail Testing on 'King' Lease
Cambrian Systems (PINKSHEETS: CAMS) is pleased to announce that the Company has bail tested eight of the existing oil wells on their new 250 acre King lease in Green County, Kentucky. MarketWire

Seventh Generation Announces Partnership With Sustainability Academy
Seventh Generation, the nation's number one green brand, announced a community partnership with the Sustainability Academy at Lawrence Barnes Elementary School in Burlington, VT. MarketWire

Franchise Direct's Prospective Franchisee Survey Reveals the Expectations of Entrepreneurs
Franchise Direct ( has just published the results of an in-depth survey on the attitudes of prospective franchisees that it conducted earlier this year. This franchise industry survey was a rigorous inquiry into the attitudes and expectations of entrepreneurs MarketWire

Falken Industries Ltd Provides Outlook for the Clean Plus(R) Product Group and Update on Advancing Product Portfolio at Analyst and Investor Event
Falken Industries Ltd. (OTCBB: FLKI) yesterday hosted a trade Analyst and Investor Day from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at the Headquarters of the Clean Plus® Product Group in Oslo, Norway. MarketWire

Drilling Begins on Xtreme Oil & Gas Kansas Well
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, acquisition, and production of crude oil and natural gas, announces today that the Company has reached a vertical drilling depth of over 3,000 feet on the Hoffman well in Kansas MarketWire

Numara Software CEO Dave Hansen Shares Strategies to Help IT Keep Pace With the Consumerization of IT
Numara® Software, Inc., a global leader in service management, endpoint lifecycle management and mobile device management solutions for IT professionals, will host Boston-area IT professionals on Tuesday, December 13, at Smith & Wollensky's Back Bay location MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies Announces Significant Expansion of Keyhole Limpet Hatchery & Sera Production Capability
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Stellar") (TSX VENTURE: KLH) (PINKSHEETS: SBOTF) is pleased to announce the completion of a major expansion of its keyhole limpet (megathura crenulata) hatchery facility in Port Hueneme, CA in anticipation of increases in demand for its keyhole limpet hemocyanin (KLH) products MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. to Present at the 4th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), the holding company for BofI Federal Bank, will present at the 4th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles, California on December 8th at 9:00 a.m. PT. President and Chief Executive Officer Greg Garrabrants will review and discuss the company's performance and current operating environment. MarketWire

Zultys Unveils MXIE SuperView(TM)
Zultys, a premier provider of innovative unified communications solutions that empower businesses to collaborate effectively, today introduced MXIE SuperView™, the ultimate contact center management tool that provides unprecedented real-time visibility into agent productivity, queued and active calls, call wait time, threshold alerts, and more -- all from a single screen MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides $65.6 Million in Working Capital Facilities in November
TAB Bank provided $65.6 million in working capital facilities for several businesses during the month of November. These facilities were provided for companies across a broad spectrum of industries. MarketWire

Jacksonville Veterinarians Provide Discounts on Veterinary Services for Military Families
Veterinarians Dr. Dave Altman and Dr. Craig Cory, who run the Animal Hospital of Onslow County, can identify with the needs of military families and their pets. Each of the doctors has served as an Army veterinarian and understands the toll that frequent deployments, transfers and general uncertainty can take on pets and their families MarketWire

Tampa Veterinary Clinic Launches Redesigned Website
Cross Creek Animal Medical Centre announced the launch of the practice's redesigned website, The website was redesigned to better educate pet owners about services available at the veterinary hospital. The practice offers pet wellness care, dental care, and boarding. The practice also offers holistic care, including pet acupuncture MarketWire

VirtuOz and Leading Analyst Firm to Present "How Virtual Agents Can Reinvent Your Online Self-Service"
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) for online marketing, sales, and support, announced that the free Webinar "How Virtual Agents Can Reinvent Your Online Self-Service," is open for late registration. Presented by Diane Clarkson of Forrester Research and Pam Kostka of VirtuOz, the presentation will cover: MarketWire

Corvus Gold Expands High-Grade Vein Deposit at Terra Project, Alaska: 3.4 metres @ 11.6 g/t Gold and 106.5 g/t Silver
Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the "Company") (TSX: KOR)(OTCQX: CORVF) announces it has received the results from the 2011 resource expansion drilling program on the Terra project in the McGrath Mining District of Western Alaska from WestMountain Index Advisor, Inc. ("WestMountain"), whose wholly owned Alaska subsidiary is the operator of the Terra project MarketWire

Tara Minerals Appoints Key Operational Positions
Tara Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: TARM) (BERLIN: 6T3) is pleased to announce the formal appointment of Mr. Steve Eady as the Company's Chief Geologist and Mr. Tom Claridge as Senior Mining and Plant Engineer. MarketWire

Help With the Flood of E-Mails -- So They Don't Break the Dam
yourTime Solutions GmbH, a specialist in e-mail productivity and collaboration solutions, introduces the yourMail product family, a software solution which effectively and demonstratively reduces the costs associated with manual e-mail management. As the first solution on the market, yourMail supports the user in a meaningful, individual manner throughout the e-mail life cycle MarketWire

C2C Launches PST Enterprise(TM) to Manage the Elimination and Migration of Microsoft Exchange PST Data Regardless of Its Location
C2C, a leading provider of email, file and messaging management solutions, today announced the release of PST Enterprise™, a strategic software tool which allows organizations to manage the elimination and migration of Microsoft Exchange PST data throughout their entire network. MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Common Shares and Unsecured Notes Repurchase Program
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) (the "Company" or "Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a repurchase program for up to a total of $500.0 million in common shares of the Company and the Company's 9.5% senior unsecured notes due 2016 MarketWire

Chris Byrd Two Time World Heavyweight Boxing Champ Joins Citadel EFT'S (CDFT) Marketing Team
Citadel EFT Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CDFT) (OTCQX: CDFT) announces that world renowned Mr. Chris Byrd, has joined their market team. Internationally recognized as the two time boxing heavyweight champion, Mr. Byrd brings a wealth of marketing experiences to the Company. Because of his fame, he is very well respected throughout the world, with particular fan fair in Germany. Mr MarketWire

Freestone Resources, Inc. Frac Water Recycling Update
Freestone Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: FSNR) would like to update its shareholders on the progress of the joint venture, Freestone Water Solutions (FWS), which was recently formed with MEA Solutions, LLC to treat and recycle flowback water, as well as produced water for subsequent reuse in the fracking process. MarketWire

Webtrends Previews TNS Digital Life Study Insights at Engage 2011
Webtrends, the global leader in unified mobile, social and web analytics and engagement, previewed exclusive research from the TNS Digital Life study at the Engage 2011 digital marketing conference. The sold out conference was attended by more than 650 digital marketing executives. MarketWire

Arteris Collaborates on Interposer Test Chip Projects With TSMC
Arteris Inc., the inventor and leading supplier of network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect IP solutions, today announced that it is collaborating with TSMC by incorporating Arteris' FlexNoC Network-on-Chip (NoC) interconnect IP into an SoC die on silicon interposer test chip. MarketWire

Industry's First Agile Portfolio Management Solution Aligns the Corner Office and Development Teams
While adopting Agile practices increases speed, predictability and quality in development teams, the faster pace exposes new challenges for the business. Now, the business must more rapidly determine where to allocate resources to steer their product portfolios in the most profitable direction MarketWire

Quantivo Launches "Analytics for Charities" Program to Help Charities Analyze Donation Activity This Holiday Season
Quantivo, a leading provider of on-demand big-data analytics, today announced that it will provide pro bono analytics services to qualified charities, enabling these charities to personalize their interactions with their donor community, optimize their fundraising campaigns, and maximize donations MarketWire

Pulse Beverage Continues Cabana(TM) Roll-Out by Adding 3.35 Million Potential Consumers in New Jersey
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCBB: PLSB) ("Pulse" or the "Company"), makers of Cabana™ 100% Natural Lemonades and the PULSE® brand of "good-for-you" NutriPurpose™ beverages, today announced that it has secured two large distributor agreements in New Jersey servicing a combined population base of 3.35 million potential consumers. MarketWire

SNS to Feature Robert Hormats at Annual New York Predictions Dinner
Strategic News Service presents its 7th Annual New York Predictions Dinner in New York City this week, featuring a conversation with Robert Hormats, Under Secretary of State for Economic, Energy & Agricultural Affairs. The reception, interview and dinner will take place Thursday, December 8th, at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel. MarketWire

Vendini Selected for Ticketing at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
This February thousands of spectators will be quickly and easily checked in at the PGA TOUR's 2012 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am to benefit Monterey Peninsula Foundation (MFP) using Vendini's mobile ticketing platform. MarketWire

Dig-It Underground Inc. Announces New Distribution Agreement With Hangover Joe's Products to Sell "The Hangover Recovery Shot" for United States Retailers
Dig-It Underground Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DIGX) announces that its wholly owned subsidiary Get Down Art, has the rights to sell and distribute "The Hangover Recovery Shot" for retailers in the United States. MarketWire

QuickLogic Solves HD Display Bridging Issues in Mobile Device Designs With New Family of CSSPs
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) MarketWire

Rocket Lawyer(TM) Provides Legal Tips to Help Small Businesses Avoid a Tax Audit and Get Ahead in the New Year
Despite a busy holiday season, now is the time for small businesses to take stock of their tax legal risks. According to a Syracuse University Study, the IRS will continue to audit small companies in greater and greater numbers. Companies with $10 million to $50 million in assets are 29 percent more likely to be investigated MarketWire

Pentaho Expands World Class Support
Pentaho Corporation, the business analytics company providing power for technologists and rapid insight for users, and Zendesk the proven cloud-based help desk software provider, today announced the launch of the new Pentaho Global Support Portal, the crowning component of a year-long initiative to bring faster and better support to Pentaho enterprise customers MarketWire

SMA Alliance Signs Contract Acquiring Additional Automotive Leads
SMA Alliance (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) announced today that an additional contract has been signed opening doors for dealerships nationwide. As of now, each dealership participating on the SMA program has greater exposure to consumers looking to purchase new or used vehicles MarketWire

Save the Date: Kenexa Announces Details of 2012 World Conference
Kenexa (NYSE: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced details of its 2012 World Conference. The annual event, attended by senior executives and HR professionals, will take place Wednesday, Oct. 17 and Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 at Disney's Contemporary Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. MarketWire

Presstek Announces Sale of Two Additional 75DI Digital Offset Presses in North America
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST), a leading supplier of digital offset printing solutions to the printing and communications industries, today announced the sale of two 75DI digital offset presses in North America. The first, a five-color 75DI with coater, was sold to a Midwest commercial print operation. The second, a four-color 75DI, was sold to a West coast based communications company MarketWire

CloudBees Announces Jenkins Enterprise by CloudBees
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced the availability of Jenkins Enterprise by CloudBees to provide enterprise-class support and enhanced capabilities for the popular Jenkins Continuous Integration (CI) platform. Jenkins Enterprise by CloudBees includes extended, formal technical support to enhance the support offered by the Jenkins community MarketWire

Openet Named the Leader in Technology and Product Roadmap According to Infonetics Policy Survey
Openet, a leading provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers, today announces a lead ranking in Infonetics' annual policy survey, titled "Policy Management Deployment Strategies and Vendor Leadership: Global Service Provider Survey MarketWire

Avenza Makes Its Mark on the Cartographic Industry Sweeping Top Awards at the Annual IMTA Conference
Avenza Systems Inc MarketWire

PacificHealth Laboratories Enters Into an Agreement With Eric Harr, Founder and President of Resonate Social Media
PacificHealth Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: PHLI), a leading nutrition technology company, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Eric Harr, Founder and President of Resonate Social Media, to manage the Company's social media & digital marketing campaign for 2012. MarketWire

Optimized Communications Corporation (OCC) Enters Market as Whaleback CrystalBlue Partner to Deliver Best-in-Class Cloud-Based Managed Business Communications Services
Whaleback Systems, the leader in managed business services, today announced that Optimized Communications Corporation (OCC), a new value added reseller specializing in hosted and managed IPPBX solutions, has entered the market as an authorized reseller and member of the Whaleback CrystalBlue Partner Program MarketWire

Fortinet Threat Landscape Research Reveals FortiGuard Labs' Top 5 Android Malware Families
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today released its November research findings. This month, FortiGuard Labs released its Top 5 Android Malware Families and tested a new vulnerability that affects Android phones at the root level. MarketWire

Maxymiser Releases New White Paper for Online Retailers
Adding to their growing list of resources, Maxymiser, the global expert in multivariate testing, personalization and optimization solutions, announced the release of their newest white paper, "Capturing The Promiscuous Customer: How Online Retailers Can Use Testing and Targeting to Curb Disloyalty and Increase Conversion Rates MarketWire

Wyndham Jade Announces Acquisition of Taptopia
Wyndham Jade announces the acquisition of Taptopia, Inc., a privately-held pioneer of mobile-software solutions for the event industry. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Marketing Analytics Expert to Address Attendees at National Center for Database Marketing 2011 in Las Vegas
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) today announced that Sam Koslowsky, vice president, modeling solutions, will address database marketers and analysts at the 2011 National Center for Database Marketing Conference (NCDM) in Las Vegas, NV on Wednesday, December 14 (2:50 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.), the final day of the conference. The topic is "Incremental Behavior Modeling: Let Me Count the Ways." MarketWire

Mobiquity Welcomes Mobile Design Strategy and User Experience Guru Josh Clark to Advisory Board
Mobiquity (, a professional services firm specializing in the design, build, deployment and management of innovative enterprise-class mobile solutions, today welcomed Josh Clark, a noted mobile design strategy and user experience specialist, to the company's Advisory Board MarketWire

Leading New England Human Resources Experts Voice Support for the Small Business Efficiency Act of 2011 (H.R. 2466, S. 1908)
Veteran human resources experts at Genesis Consolidated Services have today announced their strong support for the Small Business Efficiency Act of 2011, which is now being considered in the Congress. The bill, which enjoys bipartisan support, seeks to provide support for the nation's small businesses at a time when their vitality and health are critical to America's economic wellbeing. MarketWire

Foxit(R) Announces Investment by
Foxit Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today announced, Inc. has made an investment in the company, and will be working with Amazon to support PDF reading in Kindle devices and free Kindle reading apps. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. MarketWire

Fresco Microchip Announces Appointment of Brian Burns as Vice President of Sales
Fresco Microchip Inc., a developer of leading-edge RF, mixed-signal and digital signal processing integrated circuits, today announced the appointment of Brian Burns as vice president of sales. Burns will be responsible for worldwide sales strategy, revenue growth, business relationships, and channel management. MarketWire

GOJO Advances Sustainable Packaging and Delivery With New ADX Dispensing System
GOJO Industries, Inc., has released its new GOJO ADX™ Dispensing System, engineered for reliability and easy servicing with features that raise the bar for sustainable packaging and delivery systems in business and institutional hand hygiene. MarketWire

Senate: DoD Suppliers Must Act vs. Counterfeits; A Solution Is At Hand, Applied DNA Sciences Poised to Act
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN) announces that a readily available, proven solution is at hand for the national crisis of counterfeit electronics now flooding the U.S. military supply chain MarketWire

Quaterra Announces Final Assays From Partner Grande Portage's 2011 Drill Program at Herbert Glacier, Alaska
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced that its partner Grande Portage Resources Ltd. has received the remaining assays from the last three holes of its 2011 drilling program at the Herbert Glacier gold project located near Juneau, Alaska. MarketWire

Crosshair Reaches Agreement to Vest Its 90% Interest in CMB Project
Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) ("Crosshair" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement (the "Agreement") to confirm vesting of its 90% interest in certain mineral licenses that are part of the CMB Uranium/Vanadium Project located in Labrador, Canada (the "Property") MarketWire

Siga Resources Provides Lucky Thirteen Progress
Siga Resources Inc (OTCBB: SGAE) is pleased to provide an update on the significance of the recently received analyses and additional studies from the bulk sampling at Lucky Thirteen. MarketWire

Vitria Repeats as Ventana Research Operational Intelligence Award Winner
For the second year in a row, Ventana Research has selected Vitria Technology, Inc. as Ventana's Operational Intelligence Leadership Award Winner. The Award is reserved for companies that exemplify the discipline of "Applying Operational Intelligence to leverage business and technology events, improve operational responsiveness and drive action." MarketWire

MissionIR Features VistaGen Therapeutics in Exclusive Interview Featuring CEO Shawn Singh
MissionIR today announces that its interview with Shawn Singh, the Chief Executive Officer of VistaGen Therapeutics (OTCBB: VSTA), is now available online. The complete interview can be heard at MarketWire

AirTouch Communications Highlighted in Seeking Alpha
AirTouch Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ATCH) (, which designs and markets wireless telecommunications devices, has been profiled in a recent Seeking Alpha investment news report. MarketWire

Trace3 Joins Zenprise Partner Network
Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in secure mobile device management (MDM), and Trace3, a leading solution provider that provides solutions and services for reducing IT infrastructure complexity, today announced that Trace3 has joined the Zenprise Partner Network MarketWire

As Seen On TV, Inc. Stock to Be Quoted Under New Symbol "ASTV" on or About December 9, 2011
As Seen On TV, Inc. OTCQB: HNHI.PK - News) (Pinksheets: HNHI.PK - News), the parent company of TVGoods, Inc., a direct response marketing company, is reminding shareholders that FINRA has approved a change in the quotation symbol for the Company's common stock following its successful fundraising of gross proceeds of $12,500,000, effective October 28, 2011 MarketWire

PulsePoint's December Road Show Compels Agencies and Brands to Transform Cross-Informed Marketing Efforts Into Greater Reach and Results
PulsePoint, a global digital media technology company headquartered in New York City, today announced that two of its executives are slated to help lead key industry forums in December. Both expert discussions will focus on the theme of transforming cross-informed marketing efforts into greater reach and results. MarketWire

Protein Quality Evaluation Method Supports Soy
The importance of protein in the human body is indisputable; however, the idea of what makes a protein a "quality protein" has not been as well-understood. A new study from the Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry takes a closer look at the criteria for determining the quality of a protein MarketWire

Kepware Technologies Strengthens Their International Market Presence by Selecting Sarla Technologies as Their Preferred Distributor for India
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that Sarla Technologies will be their preferred distributor of products and services in India. MarketWire

CDEX Showcases the ValiMed(TM) G4 System at the 46th ASHP Conference
CDEX Inc. (OTCBB: CEXI), a leading developer of chemical detection products using patented technologies for use in healthcare, safety and security markets, today demonstrated its recently launched ValiMed™ G4 multi-component medication and narcotic detection system at the 46th Annual Midyear ASHP Clinical Meeting and Exhibition. The ASHP conference is being held at the New Orleans Ernest N MarketWire

Virtacore Systems, Inc. Completes Financing With Silicon Valley Bank
Virtacore Systems, Inc., an industry leader in hybrid cloud services, today announced it has secured a multi-million dollar financing arrangement from Silicon Valley Bank, the commercial banking division of SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB), and financial partner to technology companies worldwide MarketWire

ridiKulus Kouture to Hold Open Call Casting; US Fashion Authority to Launch in the UK
ridiKulus Kouture, the fashion brand that has been featured in FLOSS, Forbes, USA Today and Wall Street Journal today announced it is hosting a casting call for its upcoming UK launch. MarketWire

Millard and Groom Energy Deploy One of the Nation's Largest LED Lighting Upgrades
Millard, a leading refrigerated warehousing and distribution services company, and Groom Energy today announced the completion of an LED warehouse lighting retrofit at Millard's Allentown facility. Covering more than 629,000 square feet and using almost 800 LED high bay fixtures, the project is one of the largest LED deployments in the U.S. MarketWire

Department of Justice to Implement a SharePoint Solution From FileTrail for File Tracking
The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), an agency of the Department of Justice (DOJ), has contracted with FileTrail to implement a case file tracking solution for 1500 SharePoint users MarketWire

Syringa Networks Selects the ADVA FSP 3000 as Data Transport Solution
ADVA AG Optical Networking /SYRINGA NETWORKS SELECTS THE ADVA FSP 3000 AS DATA TRANSPORT SOLUTION Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Wealth Minerals Ltd.: Drilling Intersects High-Grade Rare Earth Element Mineralization at the La Juli Zone and Confirms El Rulo Zone Discovery at Rodeo de los Molles Project, Argentina
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the "Company" or "Wealth") (TSX VENTURE: WML)(OTCQX: WMLLF)(FRANKFURT: EJZ) - MarketWire

Barkerville Gold Mines Receives Provincial Government Approval for the Bonanza Ledge Gold Mine
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company") is pleased to report it has received approval of Mines Act Permit M-238 to develop an open pit gold mine at its Bonanza Ledge property near Wells, British Columbia. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver Continues to Extend High Grade Silver-Gold Mineralization in the Daniela Vein at the Guanajuato Mine in Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(FRANKFURT: EJD) announces that exploration drilling in the Lucero South area of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato State, Mexico continues to intersect high silver and gold grades over mineable widths in the recently discovered Daniela vein. MarketWire

DockOn Selected as MobiTechFest Finalist for Break-Through Antenna Technology
DockOn, Inc., developer of CPL™ antennas and CPL Builder™ design tools, today announced they have been chosen from over 85 applicants as one of 14 finalists invited to present at the MobiTechFest Americas West 2011 investor conference MarketWire

Never Miss a Beat! Introducing Audiofly Premium In-Ear Headphones
Audiofly, designs, manufactures, and markets premium in-ear headphones for musicians and discriminating consumers. December marks the launch of Australia-based Audiofly's North American sales and marketing effort. The company is unveiling its high quality, in-ear headphone product line-up at CES 2012 MarketWire

Augme Technologies Expects to Report Record Third Quarter Revenue of More Than $4.4 Million
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT) ("Augme®") ("the Company"), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced that the Company expects to report revenue exceeding $4.4 million for the third fiscal quarter of FY2012, which ended November 30, 2011 MarketWire

2012 Top 100 Global Infrastructure Projects List Released
CG/LA Infrastructure LLC, the global leader in infrastructure project identification, announced today the release of the Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects for 2012. The total estimated value of the projects is nearly US $800 billion, double the value of the Top 100 Projects for 2011 MarketWire

Ticketfly Announces Festival Ticketing Solution
Ticketfly, Inc., the fastest-growing independent ticketing and social marketing platform, announced today at the International Music Festival Conference in Austin, a comprehensive festival ticketing solution designed to increase operational efficiencies and revenue opportunities for promoters, while improving the festival going experience for fans. MarketWire

New Trends in Location and Mobile Data Unveiled in JiWire Mobile Audience Insights Report
JiWire, the leading location-based mobile media company reaching the on-the-go audience, today announced its latest Mobile Audience Insights Report, which examines connected-device adoption, location- and mobile-shopping trends, as well as check-in behavior and public Wi-Fi trends MarketWire

Opengear Expands Product Line With a High Capacity Infrastructure Management Gateway
Opengear (, provider of next generation, secure console server and remote management solutions, today announced the Opengear IM4216-34, a high capacity infrastructure management gateway that proactively monitors and maintains the health of all the IT equipment in data centers and remote locations; delivering faster troubleshooting and problem resolution. MarketWire

Opengear Strengthens Its Security With Kerberos Support
Opengear (, provider of next generation, secure console server and remote management solutions, today announced it has strengthened its already robust range of security options by adding support for Kerberos, the network authentication protocol developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and used by leading IT and security vendors. MarketWire

Oracle Delivers New Release of Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools
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Oracle Financial Services Liquidity Risk Management Enables Full Compliance With Basel III Guidelines
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Zayo Completes Latest Round of Fund Raising With $315M Term Loan
Zayo Group announces it has completed its latest round of fund raising totaling $315 million in a five-year term loan. The loan was marketed by RBC Capital Markets, Barclays Capital and SunTrust, and allocated to 25 institutional investors. Strong demand for this debt instrument led to upsizing the amount from an initially marketed $295M. MarketWire

Peregrine's Bavituximab Shows 50% Improvement in Overall Tumor Response Rate in Randomized Phase II Lung Cancer Trial
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM) today announced preliminary results from a randomized Phase II trial showing a 50% improvement in overall tumor response rates (ORR) in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients MarketWire

Media Advisory: Redstar Hosts First Web Event on Aging Demographics
WHO: ( is hosting a live-stream web event and thought salon to discuss The Rise of the Grey Market MarketWire

Brian Macklin Joins Europ Assistance USA Sales Team
Europ Assistance USA (EA USA), helping insurance carriers provide the necessary protection for policyholders and their dependants, today announced that seasoned sales advisor Brian Macklin joins the company as an account executive, focusing on the organization's line of products designed for property and casualty insurers. MarketWire

Bridgelux Announces Commercial Availability of Latest Generation LED Arrays
Bridgelux Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, today announced commercial availability of its latest generation of industry-leading LS, ES, and award-winning RS product families, delivering an increase in efficacy of up to 30% and a reduction of up to 30% in cost per lumen compared to previous product generations MarketWire

Capgemini Deploys Crossroads' StrongBox Enterprise LTFS Archive
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) shipped StrongBox®, its online all-the-time, non-proprietary and fully portable data vault for long-term data retention, to Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. MarketWire

Taleo Research Finds Investments in Employee Engagement Today Will Yield Savings Tomorrow
Companies that invest in their employees during these uncertain economic times will face lower future talent turnover costs, studies from Taleo Research have found MarketWire

Lantronix and Quadlogic Revolutionize Meter Reading at the Mall of America

Digital Reasoning Raises Venture Financing for Automated Understanding of Big Data
Digital Reasoning, a leader in understanding unstructured data at scale, today announced it has raised a Series B round with participation from In-Q-Tel, individual partners of Silver Lake, and other private investors. With this round, Digital Reasoning will add John Brennan to its board of directors. Brennan is a partner at Silver Lake Sumeru. MarketWire

Cablemas Taps Avail-TVN for Adaptive Bitrate VOD Service
Avail-TVN, the leading independent digital media services company in North America, today announced that Mexican service provider, Cablemas, will transition its video on demand (VOD) service to Avail-TVN to take advantage of the company's expansive video library and HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) adaptive bitrate (ABR) service MarketWire

Symantec Announces November 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the results of the November 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report. This month's analysis reveals that the number of daily targeted attacks has increased four-fold compared to January this year. On average 94 targeted attacks were blocked each day during the month of November. MarketWire

Gehry Technologies Raises $10M; Autodesk Leads Round
Gehry Technologies (GT), a global leader in applying technology to building industry challenges, has secured $10 million in Series B financing, bringing its total funding to $15 million. The round was led by Autodesk with participation from Dassault Systemes and private investors MarketWire

Green Hills Software Selected by Altair Semiconductor for 4G Wireless Broadband Solutions
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, has announced that its compilers, the Green Hills Probe and MULTI® development tool chain, have been used by Altair Semiconductor in the development of its 4G LTE products MarketWire

US Trial Shows 40% Plus Increase in Cell Capacity With Ubidyne Active Antennas
Ubidyne, the leader in Antenna Embedded Radio™ technology for the wireless industry, today announced results of the first real network trial for its LTE 700MHz active antenna solution in North America, working with one of the leading US mobile operators MarketWire

Market Research Projects Nutraceutical Ingredients Market Growth at 7% CAGR, the leading source of market research, has announced the addition of the new report "World Nutraceutical Ingredients" to their collection of Food & Beverage market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Qualys Brings Web Application Scanning to Next Level of Automation
Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced a new release of QualysGuard Web Application Scanning (WAS) 2.1 that integrates with Selenium to help companies further automate scanning of web applications with complex authentication. MarketWire

Sidera Networks Powers Acetylon Pharmaceuticals' Internet Infrastructure
Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announces that Acetylon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a research and developer of drugs to treat cancer, autoimmune and other diseases, has selected Sidera's Internet Access Service to power Acetylon's Boston headquarters, located in the developing Seaport district. MarketWire

Virtual PBX Reduces International Dialing Rates by as Much as 80 Percent
Virtual PBX (, inventor and leading supplier of hosted PBX services, announced today that it is reducing the cost of international calling in all of its plans by up to 80 percent. With this change, calls to multiple international locations -- such as land lines in London and Buenos Aires, and mobile phones in Hong Kong -- are as low as 1.9 cents per minute MarketWire

Infocast's Emerging North American Shale Plays 2012
Infocast brings the Emerging North American Shale Plays Conference to the Grand Hyatt Denver in Denver, CO on January 11 - 13, 2012 as the industry looks to reap the benefits of the white hot shale market MarketWire

Eight Reasons to Pick Plastic This Holiday Season
The holiday bustle has begun, complete with holiday parties, baking, cooking and travel. Give yourself -- and your loved ones -- the gift of safety, reliability and aesthetics by picking plastic products free of estrogenic activity (EA) for all entertaining and food storage needs this holiday season. MarketWire

ZINK Imaging Closes $35 Million in Series B Financing Led by Genii Capital and Expands Executive Team With the Addition of Co-CEOs
ZINK Imaging Inc., inventors and manufacturers of the award-winning ZINK® Zero Ink® Printing Technology and ZINK Paper®, today announced that it closed $35 million in series B financing led by Genii Capital. The company also announced the hiring of former board members and industry veterans Mary Jeffries, as Chairman and co-CEO, and Ira Parker, as President and co-CEO. MarketWire

Signet Appoints Todd Stitzer an Independent Director
Signet Jewelers Limited ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG) today announced that it has appointed H. Todd Stitzer as an independent director, effective January 9, 2012. MarketWire

Oracle OpenWorld Latin America Opens to 11,000 Attendees Showcasing the Latest Advancements in Oracle Technology and Offerings Engineered for Innovation
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Zurvita's Commercial Division Is Selected as Preferred National Account Vendor for Growing Eco-Friendly Automotive Care Chain
Zurvita Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ZRVT) ("Zurvita" or the "Company"), a dynamic multi-channel marketing company offering turn-key solutions for high-quality consumer and business products and services, announced today that "ZLinked," the Company's proprietary local search advertising and search engine directory, will power Honest-1 Auto Care's online social media marketing initiatives MarketWire

Enbridge to Undertake Further Expansion of North Dakota Crude Oil System
Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. ("the Partnership") (NYSE: EEP) today announced a further US$145 million investment to enhance the capability of its North Dakota crude oil system. The project will expand capacity into the Berthold terminal by 80,000 barrels per day (bpd) and will include a rail car loading facility at the terminal to accommodate the additional volume MarketWire

IHOP's Flavored Coffees Brew Holiday Spirit
With the holiday shopping season in full swing, IHOP, one of America's favorite restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner, is spotlighting its popular flavored coffees as a fun treat for shoppers looking to savor the season without breaking the bank. At a suggested price of $2 MarketWire

Cubic Global Tracking Solutions Awarded $3.5 Million Contract for Army's Wireless Mesh Network Expansion in Kuwait
Cubic Global Tracking Solutions, the asset tracking and monitoring division of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has been awarded a contract of approximately $3.5 million for the U.S. Army to expand the use of the Next Generation Wireless Communications (NGWC) solution, which employs Cubic's wireless mesh network, for yard management applications at three U.S. bases in Kuwait MarketWire

Preem Relies on Protegrity Tokenisation to Achieve PCI-DSS Compliance
Protegrity USA, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end data security solutions, announced today that Preem AB, Sweden's largest oil company, has adopted its data security platform to deliver PCI-DSS compliance for credit card transactions at more than 470 gas stations across the country MarketWire

Pacific Power Source Offers Power Calculator App for the iPhone
Pacific Power Source introduces the Power Calculator iPhone application that calculates the current, voltage, resistance and power demanded by a given load. The application supports both single-phase and three-phase calculations, as well as displaying the formulas used to calculate the results. MarketWire

MarkaVIP Closes $5M Series A Funding Round
MarkaVIP, the leading private sales club and fastest growing e-commerce operation in the Middle East, today announced the successful completion of its $5 million Series A funding led by Silicon Valley venture firm Lumia Capital with significant participation from New York City-based Invus Financial Advisors (IFA) MarketWire

Market Research Projects Industrial Valves Market Growth at 5% CAGR Through 2015, the leading source of market research, has announced the addition of the new report "World Industrial Valves" to their collection of Valves market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Expands With Promotions and New Hires
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced four promotions and two new hires at the Parsippany-based office. MarketWire

Sunoco Begins Idling Marcus Hook Refinery, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In September, Sunoco Incorporated (NYSE:SUN) (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) announced that the company would exit the refining business. In a company press release from that time, Sunoco announced that it would idle its refineries in July 2012 if a suitable buyer could not be found MarketWire

Business Cleaning Services Improve Workplace Productivity During Cold and Flu Season
Cold and flu season has arrived, and there's sure to be no shortage of sniffling, sneezing and coughing at your workplace. With many employees calling in sick, and those who've made it in not quite performing at their best, cold and flu season can really take its toll on productivity. However, professional business cleaning could be the solution you need! MarketWire

How Marketers Respond to More Intelligent Searches Will Determine Their Success
Editors note: There are two graphs associated with this press release. MarketWire

A Thorough Home Inspection is the Key to a Comfortable Winter
Winter will be here soon. Are you ready? Before the first flakes fall, you should prepare your home for winter with a thorough home inspection. Sure snow tires, a good shovel and a decent pair of gloves will help you survive outdoors but to help ensure continued comfort indoors all season long, you should consider a home inspection, before the frost sets in MarketWire

PNI Digital Media to Present at 4th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced that Kyle Hall, Chief Executive Officer of PNI Digital Media, will present at the 4th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference on Thursday, December 8th at 8am PT at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles, California. MarketWire

Interaktiva Digital Marketing Expands Website Design Creative Team
Interaktiva Digital Marketing, a full-service online marketing firm based in Miami, has hired Alejandro Hincapie as its lead designer. Hincapie is from Colombia and has created digital strategies and website design for top international companies such as Coca-Cola, General Motors, Honda and Johnson & Johnson. MarketWire

New Fix-It Utilities(TM) 12 With PC Tune-Up Service That Keeps PCs Running Like New
Avanquest Software, a leading global developer and publisher of innovative software products (EURONEXT PARIS: AVQ), today released Fix-It Utilities™ 12 Professional, the newest version of the #1 Selling Disk Utility for the last 10 years MarketWire

Enterey Life Sciences Consulting Announces Partnership With Mark Tucker, Former FDA Investigator/GMP Expert
Enterey Life Sciences Consulting, a leading provider of consulting services focused on Manufacturing and Quality operations specific to the needs of Life Sciences companies, today announced its strategic partnership with former FDA investigator Mark Tucker. "We are excited to establish this partnership with Mark Tucker LLC," says Enterey CEO Mike Ferletic MarketWire

Enecsys and SMTC Partner to Build Next-Generation Solar Energy Conversion Technology
SMTC Corporation (NASDAQ: SMTX) (TSX: SMX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider, and Enecsys Limited (, a premiere supplier of micro inverter products for the global solar market, announced today a partnership to produce Enecsys micro inverters for the Canadian market at SMTC's Markham facility located in York Region, Ontario MarketWire

activePDF(R) Recognized by Visual Studio for 7th Consecutive Year With a 2011 Readers Choice Award
activePDF has been honored once again by the readers of Visual Studio Magazine with a 2011 Readers' Merit Award, in the category of PDF and Print/Preview applications, for the company's suite of server-based PDF management applications. The PDF category was introduced in 2005 and activePDF has been recognized every year, taking top Readers Choice honors 5 times. MarketWire

Prepare Your Home for Holiday Guests
The average American spends over $1,000 on holiday entertaining, gifting and travel, a number that multiplies with the expense of preparing a home for the festivities. "Before the first guest arrives, make a few simple, strategic upgrades around your home," says Tom Kraeutler, home improvement expert and syndicated radio show host of The Money Pit MarketWire

Massive Cloud Computing Company Takeouts, Government Regulation of Social Media and IT Talent Shortage Expected in 2012
2011 has been an incredible year for the IT industry with highlights including mainstream adoption of cloud computing, unprecedented social media participation and Big Data growth. But as another momentous year comes to a close, many are left to wonder what 2012 has in store for OpenStack and the larger cloud computing industry. MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Provides Update on Thailand Plant
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today affirms its outlook for the fourth quarter of 2011 previously issued on 28 October 2011. MarketWire

U.K. Opens First CCS Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- Efforts to speed up the development of large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology in the U.K. have been boosted by the government formally opening the first CCS plant in Yorkshire, England. MarketWire

Anevia Announces New WebTV Feature for IPTV Head-End Products
Anevia, a leader in video streaming solutions and service infrastructure for live TV and video on demand (VOD), today announced a new WebTV feature for its Flamingo range of IPTV head-end products. MarketWire

NEC Corporation (Thailand) Appoints New President
NEC Corporation (Thailand) Ltd announced today the appointment of Hitoshi Sato as its new President. Mr. Sato replaces Shin Sakamoto, who was the President since April 2009. MarketWire Offers Free Shipping on All Floor Mats
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SFL - Adjusted agreement with a recapitalized Frontline Ltd.
Ship Finance International Limited(NYSE: SFL) ("Ship Finance" or the "Company"),today announced that it has agreed, subject to final board and bankfinancingapprovals, to amend the terms of the long-term chartering agreements withFrontline Ltd. ("Frontline"). MarketWire

Network Box USA Adds Switchfast Technologies as Channel Partner to Sell Its Managed UTM Appliance
Network Box USA ( has signed Switchfast Technologies as a channel partner to sell its managed Internet security service, which includes the award-winning Network Box unified threat management (UTM) appliance. Switchfast provides a wide range of IT services to small and midsized businesses in Chicago, where it's headquartered, Rochester, N.Y., Hartford, Conn., Washington, D MarketWire

FRO - Restructuring
Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline" or the "Company") is pleased to announcethat therestructuring of Frontline has been approved by the Board of theCompany andwill in the next few days be put forward to our creditors andcounterparties forapproval. The proposed solution has been made possible through amassivecommitment from our major shareholder; Hemen Holding Ltd MarketWire

GreenBytes GB-X Series Storage Appliances Qualified for Backup Exec With Symantec OpenStorage Technology
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of high-performance, energy-efficient inline deduplication data storage solutions, today announced that the company's GB-X Series of utility storage appliances have been qualified for use with Backup Exec through the Symantec OpenStorage Technology (OST) program MarketWire

SDRL - Share incentive program 2011
As mentioned in the Third quarter 2011report, the Board of Seadrill Limited has approved a share incentive programallocating 1,700,000 options to senior management in the Company to acquireshares in Seadrill Limited. The purpose of the share ownership plan is topromote long-term employment and the term of the options is therefore 5 yearswith ¼ vesting after 18, 36, 48 and 60 months MarketWire

MorphoSys Unveils Next-Generation Antibody Technology Ylanthia(R)
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys Unveils Next-Generation Antibody Technology Ylanthia® . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

BENIKEA's China Online Winner's Visit to Korea
Korea Tourism Organization and mid-/low-priced chain brand hotel "BENIKEA" ( held a "Find BENIKEA" online event at BENIKEA Astoria Hotel, located in Choongmuro Seoul, with a grand prize of a 2 nights stay voucher for a BENIKEA hotel and gift certificates for Korean restaurants. MarketWire

Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds Investing in Non-U.S. Developed Markets Continued to Outperform Those Targeting Emerging Markets, According to Q2 2011 Cambridge Associates Benchmarks
Funds providing private investment capital to companies located largely outside the U.S. earned solid returns during the second quarter, aided by a weakened U.S. dollar that helped to boost foreign currency returns. For the second quarter in a row, private equity and venture capital investments in non-U.S. developed markets bested the performance of similar investments in emerging markets MarketWire

Port Chester, New York Increases Parking Revenues by 40 Percent With New Parking Meters From Digital Payment Technologies
Today, Digital Payment Technologies ( (DPT) announced that the deployment of 29 solar-powered multi-space parking pay stations in the village of Port Chester, New York last October has contributed to a 40 percent increase in parking revenues. These advanced pay stations, which have been installed and maintained by CTR/NY (http://www.ctrny MarketWire

AmidEast Using the TOEFL(R) Junior(TM) Test to Help Young English-Language Learners
AmidEast, a leading American nonprofit organization engaged in international education, training and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa, is utilizing the TOEFL® Junior™ test to track the progress of young English learners ages 11-15 in 10 countries as a bridge to success in school and life. MarketWire

Melrose Jewelers Announces Its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event With up to $3000 off Any Two Rolex Watches
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event with Up to $3000 off any Two Rolex Watches MarketWire

StayinFront Releases New Version of Mobile CRM for Consumer Goods Companies
StayinFront, Inc., a leading global provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and mobile sales force effectiveness tools, announced a new release of StayinFront TouchCG™, the company's innovative mobile field force system for the consumer goods industry. MarketWire

The Enclave in Paradise Valley by William Lyon Homes -- 50 Percent Sold-Out
Elegant new homes, coupled with a prestigious location along the lush greens of the 18-hole Paradise Valley Golf Course and prices from the mid $300,000s have made The Enclave at Paradise Valley a top choice for a diversity of homebuyers who want a fairway lifestyle MarketWire

C-COM Provides Update on Normal Course Issuer Bid
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CMI) ("C-COM") one of the leading global providers of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, has today provided an update with respect to its normal course issuer bid originally announced in September of this year. MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Announces Departure of Chief Operating Officer
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF), ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced that Aaron Rallo, President and Chief Operating Officer, will cease to be an employee of the Company effective December 31, 2011. In addition, Mr. Rallo is no longer a member of the Board of Directors effective immediately. MarketWire

Project Management Software Project Insight Supports Seoul USA
Project management software, Project Insight, provides Seoul USA with the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively on projects. Seoul USA is a non-profit based in the United States and a non-governmental organization (NGO) in Korea MarketWire

The Mexico Fund, Inc. Declares Distribution and Ratifies Continuation of Managed Distribution Plan for Fiscal 2012
The Mexico Fund, Inc. (NYSE: MXF) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a distribution of $0.8207 per share to stockholders of record on December 29, 2011, which is payable in cash on January 18, 2012, consisting of (1) a distribution of $0.7920 per share pursuant to its Managed Distribution Plan (MDP) and (2) an additional distribution of $0 MarketWire

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Releases November 2011 Index
Most members of the AGEM Index witnessed their stock prices decline throughout the month of November 2011 on speculation of another economic downturn as signs of a credit crunch surrounding the Eurozone debt crisis were being reported. Much of this fear was alleviated in the last few days of trading in November due to action taken by major central banks MarketWire

Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
In the news release, "Cadence Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Geoff Ribar to Present at the NASDAQ OMX Investor Program," issued Wednesday, November 16, 2011, by Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), we are advised by the company that the on-demand webcast of Ribar's address will be at 4:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, rather than "4:30 p.m MarketWire

Resource America, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended September 30, 2011
Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI) (the "Company") reported an adjusted loss from continuing operations attributable to common shareholders, a non-GAAP measure, of $118,000, or $0.01 per common share-diluted, and adjusted income from continuing operations attributable to common shareholders, of $4.9 million, or $0 MarketWire

Mines Management Comments On Unusual Trading Activity

Wavin N.V.: Update on unsolicited non-binding offer
Zwolle, 6 December 2011 - The Management Board and Supervisory Board of Wavin today provide a status update on Mexichem's unsolicited non-binding offer for the acquisition of all outstanding shares of Wavin. GlobeNewswire

Net Asset Value as of November 30, 2011
Private Equity Holding AG /Net Asset Value as of November 30, 2011 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Veidekke to build major hotel at Alna in Oslo
Veidekke Entreprenør AS has been awarded the contract to build a hotel with 343 guest rooms for Wenaasgruppen AS at Alna in Oslo. The building will have floor space of more than 18,000 square metres and will be carried out as a turnkey project. The total value of the contract is NOK 291 million excluding VAT.  GlobeNewswire

ADVA AG Optical Networking /SYRINGA NETWORKS SELECTS THE ADVA FSP 3000 AS DATA TRANSPORT SOLUTION . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

LME upgrades electronic trading platform
Cinnober delivers enhanced version for LMEselect to meet record volumesThe world's premier base metal market and one of the most prominent commodity marketplaces, the London Metal Exchange (LME), has gone live with a new version of the electronic trading platform LMESelect. GlobeNewswire

Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Oslo Alna and the Park Inn by Radisson Oslo Alna
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces two new hotels in Oslo: The Radisson Blu Hotel, Oslo Alna with 135 rooms and the Park Inn by Radisson Oslo Alna with 208 rooms will be located in adjacent towers, with shared facilities and management. Their opening is scheduled for Q3 2013 GlobeNewswire

Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Acquire Stake in Design Hotels AG from Arabella Hospitality SE
Design Hotels AG /Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Acquire Stake in Design Hotels AG from Arabella Hospitality SE . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Pronova BioPharma ASA: Presentation at DNB Markets and Sigma Fondsforvaltning Annual Health Care Conference 6. December 2011
6 December 2011, Lysaker, Norway: CEO Morten Jurs gave a presentation of Pronova BioPharma at DNB Markets and Sigma Fondsforvaltning Annual Health Care Conference. The presentation was held in Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

FRO - Restructuring
Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the restructuring of Frontline has been approved by the Board of the Company and will in the next few days be put forward to our creditors and counterparties for approval GlobeNewswire

Shareholder changes in Transmode
Stockholm, Sweden - 6th December, 2011 - Transmode Holding AB (publ), a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions has been informed that three of its shareholders, Amadeus General Partner Limited, HarbourVest International Private Equity Partners IV - Direct Fund L.P., and EEP Managers Ltd, yesterday have sold in total 2 500 000 shares, representing 9 GlobeNewswire

Production November 2011
Stavanger, 6 December 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) in November 2011 produced 3,810 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) per day. Net realised oil price was USD 115 per boe after adjustments for oil put options, inventory, NGL and gas prices.   Production per field (boe):Nini East - 2.373Nini - 535Cecilie - 512Lulita - 290Enoch - 100 GlobeNewswire

Klövern AB (publ) : Klövern is making an offer for Dagon and is issuing preference shares to existing shareholders in Klövern
The board of directors of Klövern AB (publ) has decided to make a public offer for all shares in Dagon AB (publ). The acquisition entails that Klövern would grow substantially and become established in new growth markets as well as increasing Klövern's potential both in letting and projects GlobeNewswire

Klövern AB (publ) : Notice of an Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting of Klövern AB
Notice of an extraordinary shareholders' meeting of Klövern AB (publ) due, inter alia, to the bonus issue and new issue of preference shares in connection with the public offer made to the shareholders of Dagon AB (publ). GlobeNewswire

Klövern AB (publ) : Klövern's board appoints Rutger Arnhult as new CEO
Klövern's board has decided to appoint Rutger Arnhult as new CEO of Klövern. He will take up his appointment as CEO on 1 January 2012. GlobeNewswire

MorphoSys Unveils Next-Generation Antibody Technology Ylanthia®
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys Unveils Next-Generation Antibody Technology Ylanthia®. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TGS Signs Additional Letter of Intent for 3D Vessel
 TGS Signs Additional Letter of Intent for 3D Vessel GlobeNewswire

Conzzeta AG: Change in the Group Executive Board: New Head of the Glass Processing Systems business unit
Conzzeta AG /Conzzeta AG: Change in the Group Executive Board: New Head of the Glass Processing Systems business unit . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Yara well positioned in an attractive market
Oslo (2011-12-06): Yara International ASA today meets with investors and analysts for Yara's Capital Markets Day to present market prospects and Yara's differentiated position and growth opportunities.  "Farmer margins have expanded significantly over recent years, and fertilizer demand is strong in all regions where application is on-going GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Foundation Hosts First Annual TrustLaw Awards
Awards recognise pro bono projects undertaken by law firms in three categories; event brings together law firms, NGOs and social entrepreneurs GlobeNewswire

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