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Govt. funding for tech textile research will give fillip to sunrise industry: Official
A senior government official has said that government funding for technical textile research will give a fillip to the sunrise industry. ANI

75% of World's Coral Reefs Currently Under Threat, New Analysis Finds
A new comprehensive analysis finds that 75 percent of the world's coral reefs are currently threatened by local and global pressures. For the first time, the analysis includes threats from climate change, including warming seas and rising ocean acidification ACN Newswire

New-generation EV i-MiEV Proved Excellent Safety Through Euro NCAP
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced today that Euro NCAP(European New Car Assessment Programme), an overall safety rating system for new models launched in Europe, revealed their results for safety test of the next generation electric vehicle i-MiEV (European-spec) ACN Newswire

TEPCO and Mitsubishi Corporation Join Forces in Management of Thai IPP
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and The Tokyo Electric Power Co., Inc. (TEPCO) today agreed to a partnership in managing Electricity Generating Public Company Limited (EGCO), one of the largest Independent Power Producer (IPP) holding companies in Thailand. The joint operations of TEPCO and MC will be handled by the latter's wholly-owned subsidiary TEPDIA Generating B.V. (TEPDIA) ACN Newswire

Panasonic Lays the Foundation Stone of its Largest Manufacturing Unit in India
Panasonic India, the leader in innovation and technology laid the foundation stone of its largest manufacturing unit in India at Jhajjar, Haryana. Shri Deepinder Singh Hooda, Member of Parliament, Haryana, Shri. Rajeev Arora, MD, Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) graced the occasion along with senior representatives from Panasonic ACN Newswire

Singapore Introduces New Robotic-Assisted Procedure for Lung Cancer Surgery
The National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) recently completed the first robotic-assisted lobectomy in Southeast Asia. For the very first time in the region, the diseased lobe of a lung was removed using a sophisticated robotic system - the Da Vinci Si Dual. This new development also made NHCS one of about 25 centres in the world to offer the robotic-assisted lobectomy surgery to its patients ACN Newswire

Update: Bizo Races Past 1000 Publisher Mark, Adds Private Audience Targeting for Improved Monetization
Bizo, the leading solution for reaching and engaging business professionals online, today announced that it now serves more than 1000 forward-thinking publishers with products and services that improve monetization and create value for their advertising partners and visitors MarketWire

Ad hoc: ADVA Optical Networking Reports Audited 2010 IFRS Financial Results in Line With Expectations
ADVA Optical Networking announced Q4 and audited full-year 2010 financialresults forthe period ended December 31, 2010, and prepared in accordancewithInternational Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). MarketWire

LyondellBasell Restarts Ethylene Unit at Plant in La Porte, Texas, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- LyondellBasell (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) has restarted the 1.74 billion-pound-per-year QE1 ethylene unit at its complex in La Porte, Texas, after an unplanned, 10-day shutdown that began February 14. MarketWire

IDPF Digital Book 2011 at BEA Announces Early Bird Registration
The International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF), in partnership with BookExpo America (BEA), today announced Digital Book 2011 at BEA ( This industry conference will take place May 23-24, in New York City's Javits Center prior to BEA. IDPF will also sponsor the Digital Zone on the BEA show floor from May 24-26. MarketWire

Los Angeles: Brits in LA Hosts L.A.'s 4th Annual Toscars
WHEN: Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 7:30pm WHERE: Laemmle's Sunset 5 Theatre, 8000 W Sunset Blvd. Media Check-in at 7pm. The Fourth Annual Toscars showcases a collection of short films which parody the Oscar-nominated films for this year MarketWire

Westar Energy Increases Dividend
The Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 32 cents per share payable April 1, 2011 on the company's common stock. The new dividend is 3 percent higher than the company's previous quarterly dividend of 31 cents per share, and results in an indicated annual rate of $1.28 per share. MarketWire

Invensys Operations Management Wins Third Long-Term Contract With China Nuclear Power Engineering Co.
Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the manufacturing and infrastructure operations industries, has signed a third project-based agreement with China Nuclear Power Engineering Co MarketWire

U-Store-It Declares First Quarter 2011 Dividend
U-Store-It Trust (NYSE: YSI), a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust focused on self-storage facilities, announced that its Board of Trustees declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per common share for the period ending March 31, 2011. The dividend is payable on April 22, 2011 to common shareholders of record on April 7, 2011. MarketWire

Essex Announces Its 17th Consecutive Annual Dividend Increase
Essex Property Trust, Inc., (NYSE: ESS) a real estate investment trust (REIT) with apartment communities located in targeted West Coast markets, announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $0.03 per share annualized increase to its regular cash dividend MarketWire

Realogy to Release Full-Year 2010 Financial Results and Host Webcast on March 4
Realogy Corporation will release its full-year 2010 financial results and file its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010 on Friday, March 4, 2011. MarketWire

Brain Training Leader LearningRx Celebrates Brain Awareness Week With Insight on IQ
Studies continue to show that the right type of brain training can increase IQ and actually make people smarter. That's the word brain training leader LearningRx wants to spread this Brain Awareness Week, March 14 - 20. MarketWire

John Bardis to Speak at 2011 Translational Regenerative Medicine Forum
The Regenerative Medicine Foundation today announced that John Bardis, founder of MedAssets, will be a keynote speaker at the 2011 Translational Regenerative Medicine Forum, taking place April 6-8 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. MarketWire

Help Save America's Tatas Just by Entering to Win an Autographed Set of One Industries Rockstar Gear and One Industries have teamed up to give away a complete set of One Industries "Defcon Rockstar" motocross gear autographed by Rockstar Suzuki Lites team rider Ryan Morais. This is the exact set of gear Morais was wearing at the 2011 Anaheim 2 race (the official Breast Cancer Awareness Supercross round for 2011). LocoX MarketWire

JDSU to Present at 2011 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that Alan Lowe, Executive Vice President and President of the Communications and Commercial Optical Products business segment, will participate in the following panel discussion at the Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit: MarketWire

Provident Metals Partnership to Offer More Precious Metal Investment Options
An IRA is a popular vehicle for saving for retirement. Accounts like these possess certain tax benefits favorable to individuals, allowing them to invest without the burden of certain taxes. Considering this fact, online bullion dealer Provident Metals, LLC (http://www.providentmetals MarketWire

RS&F Names Bryna Engel, CPA Principal and Director of Audit Services
Rosen, Sapperstein, & Friedlander, Chartered, a regional, Maryland-based business consulting and CPA firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Bryna C. Engel, CPA to Principal. Mrs. Engel had previously served as an Audit Manager for RS&F for more than nine years. MarketWire

SavWatt Updates Shareholders on Recent Developments
SavWatt USA, Inc. (OTCBB: SAVW) SavWatt, the leader in LED lighting technology and the green revolution, signed a 10-year-lease for a new state of the art facility called "SavWatt's Eco Hub." This 21,000 square foot facility in Baltimore, MD will also serve as a model assembly and quality control center. The SavWatt Eco-Hub is planned for a May 2011 grand opening. MarketWire

Proposed Budget 'Zeroes-Out' Support for New Jersey After 3 Statewide Network of Afterschool Progams
The State of New Jersey's FY12 budget proposal, submitted to the Legislature, eliminates all support to New Jersey After 3. New Jersey After 3 is a statewide, nonprofit organization that expands learning time in public schools each school day through evidence-based afterschool programs MarketWire

CreditRiskMonitor Reports 2010 Operating Results
CreditRiskMonitor (OTCBB: CRMZ)announced that for the year ended December 31, 2010 revenues increased 19%to $9.34 million and income from operations was $1.68 million versus$813,000 last year. MarketWire

New Belgium Brewing Turns 20, Brewmaster Admits: "I've Always Hated Fat Tire..."
New Belgium Brewing announced today that the Fort Collins brewer of Fat Tire will take a Joy Ride through Labor Day 2011 in celebration of their 20th anniversary. A folding Mad Magazine style print campaign kicks off the first half of the celebration, followed by interactive Fat Tire story sharing with fans and the release of a New Belgium Super Cru in June MarketWire

KMWorld Names Siteworx, Inc. as One of the 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management for 2011
Siteworx, Inc. has been named to KMWorld's 2011 list of the 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management. This is the second consecutive year that Siteworx, a Northern Virginia-based Web and interactive agency, has achieved this level of recognition by KMWorld. MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: National Guard Youth Foundation to Host the 6th Annual ChalleNGe Champions Gala to Honor Supporters and Celebrate the 100,000 Graduates of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program
WHAT: The National Guard Youth Foundation will honor supporters and celebrate the 100,000 graduates of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program, a 17-month voluntary intervention program established to provide high school dropouts a second chance MarketWire

Innovation Group Insurer Claims Management Solution Recognized in Celent Report
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group) (LSE: TIG.L), a global provider of business process outsourcing and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries, today announced leading analyst firm Celent has recognized Insurer Claims in its recently published report, "Claims Systems Vendors: North America P/C Insurance 2011." MarketWire

4th Story Boosts Automated Analytics and Signal Activation
4th Story announced a comprehensive new set of features and enhancements for automated analytics and signal activation. Traders and strategists can now easily set the system up to monitor vast combinations and permutations of analyses for high-value opportunities, especially those that do not present themselves very often, and then have the system automatically put positions on and manage them. MarketWire

Zoom Telephonics Reports Q4 2010 Net Income of $0.19 per Share
Zoom Telephonics, Inc. (OTCBB: ZMTP), a leadingmanufacturer of modems and other communication products, today reported netsales of $3.1 million for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2010 ("Q42010"), up 10.5% from $2.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2009 ("Q42009"). Zoom reported an operating profit of $0.2 million for Q4 2010, animprovement over an operating loss of $0 MarketWire

EarthSearch Announces the Development of Oil Pipeline Monitoring System
East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTCBB: ECDC), through its subsidiary EarthSearch Communications, Inc., announces the development of Oil pipeline monitoring system based on its proprietary integrated GPS/RFID technology MarketWire

Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts Announces Nominees for the 5th Annual Art Star Awards
The Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts (LBaa) announces the nominees for the 5th Annual Art Star Awards to be held on Friday, April 1, 2011 at 6:00pm and generously hosted by [seven-degrees] in Laguna Beach. MarketWire

Green Hills Software to Exhibit and Present at embedded world Exhibition and Conference in Nuremberg
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, will deliver technology presentations at the embedded world 2011 Conference in Nuremberg, Germany, from March 1-3, 2011. In Hall 10, Stand 319, Green Hills Software will also demonstrate its latest embedded software solutions MarketWire

Medjet, Inc. and For The Earth Corporation Complete Previously Announced Merger
Medjet, Inc. ("Medjet") (PINKSHEETS: MDJT) and For The Earth Corporation ("For The Earth"), an eco-friendly and green consumer products solutions provider, have completed the merger (the "Merger") of Ganymeade Acquisition Corporation, a Delaware corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of Medjet ("Merger Sub") with and into For The Earth MarketWire

Most Michigan Retailers Expect 2011 Sales Growth
More than three of every four Michigan retailers (76 percent) expect their 2011 sales to grow, with the largest group projecting gains of less than 5 percent, according to the latest Michigan Retail Index survey conducted by Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. MarketWire

AVI BioPharma to Present Company Overview at the 2011 Citi Global Healthcare Conference
AVI BioPharma (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that the company is scheduled to present at the 2011 Citi Global Healthcare Conference in New York City on Tuesday, March 1, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Chris Garabedian, AVI's president and CEO, will provide a company overview. MarketWire

Zacuto Rentals Adds Panasonic AF100s to Inventory
Zacuto Rentals added another member to its family this week with the arrival of the Panasonic AG-AF100. Fans of the Panasonic DVX 100A and HVX 200 will swoon with delight when they see Panasonic's answer to the HD-DSLR/hybrid video camera revolution. MarketWire

NuVasive Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) MarketWire

Intergraph(R) CAESAR II(R) Training Course on Static and Dynamic Piping Analysis Scheduled for April 4-7 in Mexico City
An Intergraph CAESAR II Productivity Training course will be held on April 4-7, 2011, in Mexico City, hosted by ModelSoft, the Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions reseller in the region MarketWire

Judicial Watch Obtains Never-Before-Released Documents From FDIC Regarding Citigroup and Bank of America Bailouts
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it received never-before-released documents from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) MarketWire

Media Alert: Coming This Weekend From Cinedigm Digital Cinema, 4Kids Entertainment "YU-GI-OH! 3D: BONDS BEYOND TIME"
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) MarketWire

Princeton Security Technologies (OTCBB: PSGY) Receives New Orders for Its Radiation Detection Technology
Princeton Security Technologies, Inc MarketWire

DSI Named Technology Innovator of the Year
Data Systems International® (DSI®) has been named Technology Innovator of the Year by Intermec Inc. The award was presented to DSI at the 2011 WINning Edge Partner Event in Tucson, Arizona. MarketWire

CoreSulphur's Kent Lambden to Speak at 2011 International Zinc Conference
CoreSulphur, Inc., a full-service sulphur forming and sulphur bentonite fertilizer project operator, today announced that Kent Lambden, Managing Director, will speak at the 2011 International Zinc Conference. MarketWire

Teachers Can Get Their Own Backstage Pass to History at The Henry Ford
Join K-12 educators, leading humanities scholars, museum historians and curators for a unique immersive learning opportunity that brings the Industrial Revolution to life. The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) summer workshops, America's Industrial Revolution, will be held at The Henry Ford, July 17-22 and August 7-12, 2011 MarketWire

Zero Waste & Saving Time With BioTelo Compostable Mulch Film
After several years of experimentation with BioTelo mulch film, the result is better than what growers expected MarketWire

California Water Service Group Announces Election of Lester A. Snow to Board of Directors
Today California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) announced the election of Lester A. Snow, 59, to the company's Board of Directors, effective March 1, 2011. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems to Present at the J.P. Morgan Philly Tech 1x1 Conference on March 8, 2011
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, has been invited to present at the J.P. Morgan Philly Tech 1x1 Conference. The conference will be held at the Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 8, 2011. MarketWire

Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
Franklin Street Properties Corp. (the"Company", "FSP", "we" or "our") (NYSE Amex: FSP), an investment firmspecializing in real estate, announced today Funds From Operations (FFO) of$17.5 million and $66.9 million or $0.22 and $0.84 per share for the fourthquarter and year ended December 31, 2010, respectively. The Company alsoannounced Net Income of $5.8 million and $22 MarketWire

Hansen Medical Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible medical robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today reported business highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Blugrass Closes Major Acquisition in the Permian Basin
Blugrass Energy Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLUG) has acquired a significant oil and gas lease covering 4,807 acres located in the Permian Basin in Crockett County, Texas. The land position is geologically on trend with several giant natural gas fields currently under production by major oil and gas companies, and is also close to pipeline gathering and treating facilities. MarketWire

Laguna Beach Artist Open Studios
On Saturday, March 5, 2011, the City of Laguna Beach Artist Open Studios will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This self-guided tour is free and is a rare opportunity to peer into the creative spaces of 22 of Laguna's top artists. It's also a great chance to buy local art, right from the source MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT at SemIsrael Verification Day: EVE to Exhibit at SemIsrael Verification Day March 2 in Tel Aviv
Who: EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification What: Will exhibit at SemIsrael Verification Day, an event tailored to verification professionals and executives MarketWire

UNICEF Canada Selects to Provide Digital Media Services (, a strategic, performance-driven digital media services agency, today announced UNICEF Canada as its newest nonprofit client. UNICEF Canada has selected WebAdvantage MarketWire

California Water Service Group Announces Revenues and Earnings for Year-End and 4th Quarter 2010
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) todayannounced 2010 net income of $37.7 million, down 7.2% or $2.9 million from2009, and diluted earnings per share of $1.81, a decrease of 7.4% or $0.14per share over the prior year. MarketWire

Dial-A-Cup, Inc. Announces Letter of Intent to Merge With Horizon Exterior Technology, Inc.
Dial-A-Cup, Inc., a 100% wholly owned subsidiary of Rubicon Financial Incorporated (OTCBB: RBCF), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent to merge with Horizon Exterior Technology, Inc. The merger is subject to finalization of a definitive agreement, due diligence review, and other customary conditions. MarketWire

Hugh Herr, Athlete, Scientist, Innovator and Futurist to Deliver Keynote at 2011 Sensors Expo & Conference
Engineers and executives planning to attend the Sensors Expo & Conference will have the opportunity to hear how technology will fundamentally change human capability in this century, from Dr. Hugh Herr, whose personal story teaches how to transform personal limitation into towering achievement. Dr. Herr will deliver the keynote presentation on Tuesday, June 7 at 9 am MarketWire

Return to the Good Old Days -- Melded With Modern Luxuries -- for Your Family's Summer Lake and Forest Vacation at Stonewater Cove Resort and Spa
At this U.S. family luxury resort, you, your spouse and your children can fill perfect summer days with the ideal blend of adrenalin-pumping fun and relaxing quiet time. MarketWire

Asia Carbon Industries, Inc. Releases Shareholder Letter
Asia Carbon Industries, Inc. (OTCBB: ACRB) MarketWire

Allied Energy Provides an Update for Its Horizontal Oil Program in Leon County, Texas
Allied Energy (PINKSHEETS: AGGI) provided the following update for its horizontal program in Leon County, Texas. MarketWire

Motorcoach Safety Operator of the Year Award Recipient Chooses Idrive
Idrive Monitoring Systems, a subsidiary of Solutions Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SOLU) announced that the Classic Transportation and Hampton Luxury Liner who recently won the motorcoach safety operator of the year award uses the IdriveX1 Camera system in all of their fleet. MarketWire

Legendary Venture Capitalist, Bill Draper; Ken Fisher of Fisher Investments; and Leadership Expert, Jim Kouzes, Highlight Dynamic 2011 NIRI Silicon Valley Spring Seminar Program
The Silicon Valley Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) will host its annual Spring Seminar on Friday, March 11, 2011 at the Hotel Valencia, 355 Santana Row, San Jose, California MarketWire

Verimatrix Addresses Digital TV Conditional Access Transition Needs With Strategic CAS Migration Services
Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, is pleased to offer its conditional access system (CAS) Migration services for digital TV operators that are re-evaluating or expanding their existing security platform and considering a transition to modern and more flexible architectures MarketWire

Motion Picture and Television Fund Aligning With Providence Health & Services to Transform Healthcare Services on Wasserman Campus
The Motion Picture and Television Fund (MPTF) announced today it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent with Providence Health & Services California with plans to broaden and expand healthcare services to the entertainment industry and the community on its storied Wasserman Campus in Woodland Hills MarketWire

Treating Primary Health Care's Pain Points: Dr. John T. Kihm Introduces Concierge Medicine Direct
Dr. John T. Kihm, MD, FACP announced today the launch of Concierge Medicine Direct (CMD), a physician-owned and operated consulting firm that counsels medical practices throughout the U.S. in all aspects of concierge medicine. Addressing the growing challenges facing primary care and non-procedural physicians, Dr MarketWire

Engineers Choose OptoEMU Sensor(TM) for Energy Monitoring
Engineers in the automation and control industry clearly find value in a simple, low-cost energy monitoring solution that helps them cut costs. MarketWire

Lithia Motors Reports 71% Increase in Adjusted Full Year Continuing Operations EPS; Increases 2011 Outlook
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today reported2010 adjusted fourth quarter net income from continuing operations of $5.6million, or $0.21 per diluted share. This compares to a 2009 adjustedfourth quarter net loss from continuing operations of $(0.7) million, or$(0.03) per diluted share. Fourth quarter 2010 revenue from continuingoperations increased $130.7 million, or 30.8% to $555 MarketWire

Adimec Offers Enhanced Anti-Reflection Coating (Arc) Options to Improve Quality and Accuracy of Imaging Solutions
Adimec, a world leader in application-specific, leading-edge industrial camera solutions, today announced the availability of enhanced Anti-Reflection Coating (ARC) options for its QUARTZ camera series. The new offerings can significantly improve the quality and accuracy of its cameras by reducing reflection to as little as 0.25% of the light beams processed by the sensor MarketWire

NetApp to Present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on February 28, 2011
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that Manish Goel, executive vice president, products, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco on Monday, February 28, 2011 at 3:20 p.m. Pacific Time. MarketWire

ISTA Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Financial Results
ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISTA), todayreported financial results for the quarter and the year ended December 31,2010. Fourth quarter 2010 net revenues of $51.1 million reflect anincrease of 49% from the fourth quarter of 2009. For the full year, ISTAreported 2010 net revenues of $156.5 million, a 42% increase over 2009'sfull-year results MarketWire

Excel Maritime Announces Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010 Results, Conference Call and Webcast
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd (NYSE: EXM), an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and a provider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, announced today that it will release its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010 after the market closes on Monday, February 28, 2011. MarketWire

Rural/Metro Updates Presentation Time for RBC Capital Markets' Healthcare Conference
Due to agenda changes for the RBC Capital Markets' Healthcare Conference, Rural/Metro Corporation (NASDAQ: RURL) President and Chief Executive Officer Michael DiMino will present at the conference at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern) on March 3, 2011 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Baykal Technology Announces 10GbE Deep Packet Inspection and Switching Platform for Ethernet Layer 1, 2 and 3
Baykal Technology, Inc. ( is announcing its Four Port 10GbE Deep Packet Inspection Platform, Quantum Leap QL4A, for OEMs and Vertical Network Security Markets. Availability of this 10GbE Network Security platform is announced at Ethernet Technology Summit 2011 being held on February 23 and 24 at the Santa Clara Marriott in Santa Clara, California. MarketWire

Mercer Insurance Group, Inc. Reports Earnings for the Year and Quarter Ended December 31, 2010
Mercer Insurance Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIGP)reported today its operating results for the year and quarter endedDecember 31, 2010. MarketWire

Tenaris Announces 2010 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (MXSE: TS)(MILAN: TEN) ("Tenaris") today announced its results for the fourth quarterand year ended December 31, 2010 with comparison to its results for thefourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2009. MarketWire

The Lighting Quotient's fraqtir(TM) Wins Best in Class in Next Generation Luminaires(TM) Design Competition
The Lighting Quotient, an architectural lighting manufacturer, today announced that fraqtir, its solid-state luminaire, is a winner of the Next Generation Luminaires™ Awards, a design competition that aims to promote energy-efficient LED commercial lighting luminaires through innovative product design MarketWire

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Media Alert: SDL Innovate 2011 to Be Held March 1-2 in Santa Clara, California
SDL, the leading provider of Global Information Management solutions, is pleased to announce that Innovate 2011, its annual Innovation Conference, will take place on March 1-2, 2011. MarketWire

GainSpan Provides Ultra Low Power Wi-Fi Connectivity for Embedded Systems Based on STMicroelectronics' MCUs
GainSpan Corporation, a leader in low power embedded Wi-Fi solutions, today announced the successful integration of its GS1011MIP Wi-Fi module on STMicroelectronics EvoPrimer development platform. Now, system engineers can easily add ultra low power Wi-Fi connectivity to embedded systems that use popular STMicroelectronics 8/32-bit microcontrollers MarketWire Median California Auto Insurance Rate Now $809 per Household
The median six-month California auto insurance rate has decreased approximately 3.1 percent over the last 12 months to reach $809 according to InsWeb (NASDAQ: INSW), a leading online insurance comparison provider. MarketWire

GEO Finance Corp Secures Premier Investor Relations Provider Position Media Group to Enhanced Shareholder Communication and Long Term Strategy Execution
GEO Finance Corporation (PINK SHEETS: GEFI) announces today that it has secured the services of Position Media Group ( for Investor Relations. PMG will assist in a menu of services including but not limited to Corporate Social Responsibility Programs, Strategic Planning, Dissemination of Company News, Succession Planning, Company Expansion, and Private Placement. MarketWire

BRS Resources Appoints New Director and President of Subsidiary
BRS Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: BRS) (FRANKFURT: B4G) ("BRS" or the "Company") announces Sioux Sinnott as a Director of the Company, and as President of Bonanza Resources (Texas) Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of BRS Resources Ltd. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies to Exhibit MedFlash(R) at Palm Beach County Optometric Association Winter Seminar February 25th - 27th
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"), www.connectyx MarketWire

Improved Fluke 9640A LPNX RF Reference Sources Reduce Complexity and Boost Cal Lab Efficiency
Fluke Calibration, a global leader in electronic test and measurement technology, has introduced the new and improved Fluke 9640A LPNX Series RF Reference Sources, designed as the essential core of any RF and microwave calibration system, typically halving the cost of a high performance system. MarketWire

National Children's Study Spanning First 21 Years of a Child's Life Rolls Out in Los Angeles County
Created to better understand the causes of important childhood disease such as diabetes, obesity, asthma, autism, and birth defects, the National Children's Study (NCS) -- the largest long-term study of children's health ever conducted globally -- launches this week in Los Angeles County as part of a countrywide effort MarketWire

Sharp(R) Introduces Complete Interactive Whiteboard Solution for Meetings, Workgroup Collaboration, Video Conferencing, Interactive Digital Signage and More
Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, today unveils its PN-L601B-PKG, a complete interactive whiteboard solution for meeting collaboration, video conferencing, interactive digital signage, presentations and higher-education applications MarketWire

Sharp(R) Introduces 32-Inch Class Professional LCD Monitor With LED Backlight and Built-in USB Player

NineSigma Brings Together Innovation Leaders From Across Industries for an Interactive Forum to Address Critical Topics in Open Innovation
NineSigma, the leading provider of open innovation solutions, announced plans for their 2011 OI Leadership Summit which will assemble more than 100 innovation leaders from diverse industries around the globe. Attendees of the Summit will tackle some of the most difficult questions in open innovation today in a collaborative environment guided by peers from a broad range of companies. MarketWire

INCA Designs Purchase Orders Continue to Grow at a Significant Pace After Feature in Sports Illustrated
INCA DESIGNS INC. (PINKSHEETS: IDGI) continues to see a dramatic increase in orders and inquiries regarding its swimwear and resort wear after its feature in the Sport Illustrated Swimsuit edition. MarketWire

Apple Rush Co., Inc. Bankruptcy Dismissed by Court
Apple Rush Co., Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APRU) is pleased to announce that its bankruptcy has been dismissed by the United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division. Apple Rush Co., Inc. will resume trading on the OTC Markets under the symbol APRU. MarketWire

Alliance Staffing CEO Creates Business Group for Wrestlers
Aaron Grossman, a former wrestler and president of Alliance Staffing Solutions, always noticed that the former wrestlers he met during the course of business had felt a unique bond not found among other student athletes. MarketWire

New Holland Launches the Super Boom(R) Road Show
New Holland Construction today announced the launch of the Super Boom® Road Show, an open house customer event held at New Holland dealerships across North America. The event includes a skid steer challenge featuring New Holland's new 200 Series skid steer loaders. MarketWire

EnerNOC Encourages FERC to Protect Full Value of Demand Response for PJM Customers
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that it has filed a petition with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to protect customers who participate in demand response in the PJM Interconnection (PJM) region MarketWire

The Tao of Twitter Taking Mystery Out of Twitter: New Book Selling to Businesses & Agencies
Mark W. Schaefer, a Knoxville-based marketer, professor and blogger, has announced the sales of his new book, The Tao of Twitter, have been swift and mainly to businesses and agencies seeking to help clients better understand the use of Twitter for business. "The sales have been great and I have people calling me to say that they finally 'get it' now," says Schaefer MarketWire

EURO Ressources Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2010 Results Are to Be Announced on March 18, 2011 Before the Opening of the Market
EURO Ressources S.A. ("EURO") (PARIS: EUR) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and 2010 year-end financial results on March 18, 2011 before the market opens. MarketWire

Mark Musselman Joins McGhee Productivity Solutions to Deliver Organizational Consulting Services and Executive Coaching
We are pleased to announce that Mark Musselman has joined McGhee Productivity Solutions, Inc. (McGhee) as an Executive Consultant. In his new role, Musselman will deliver corporate consulting services and work closely with leaders of Fortune 500 companies MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides $10 Million Facility for GemCap
TAB Bank is pleased to announce that it has provided a $10 million facility for GemCap of Santa Monica, CA. MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services, Medaille College and BOMA Buffalo Present Free Workplace Violence and Active Shooter Prevention Seminar in Buffalo, NY
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, Medaille College and the Greater Buffalo Building Owners & Managers Association (BOMA) will be hosting a workplace violence and active shooter prevention seminar from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m MarketWire

Worldwide Cloud Systems Management Software Market Will Total $2.5 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of IDC's new report "Worldwide Cloud Systems Management Software 2010-2015 Forecast and Trends," to their collection of Internet Applications market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Sugarlime, Canada's Purveyor of High-End Fashion Jewelry, Dazzles the Academy Awards
Karen Buder, upscale fashion jewelry designer to the stars is once again treating Hollywood to her fabulous, trendy pieces. This award season, Sugarlime Jewelry ( is creating waves after being asked to provide their exclusive signature designs in the gift bags for VIP celebrities at The 83rd Annual Academy Awards MarketWire

VPG Releases New Ultra-High-Precision Z-Foil Surface-Mount Current Sensing Chip Resistor With High Power Rating of 1 W, Low TCR to 0.05 ppm/Deg. C, Power TCR of 5 ppm at Rated Power, and Tolerances to 0.2%
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors division has released a new ultra-high-precision Z-Foil surface-mount current sensing chip resistor with low TCR of ±0.05 ppm/°C from 0 °C to +60 °C and 0.2 ppm/°C from -55 °C to +125 °C, +25 °C ref., power TCR (PCR) of 5 ppm at rated power, and tolerances to 0.2% (0 MarketWire

Con-way Freight Goes Into Full Operation With Canada Border Services Agency's New eManifest Program for Cross-Border Shipments
Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it is fully operational with Canada Border Services Agency's (CBSA's) eManifest program, providing full compliance capability for electronic border clearance under the government's new program for inbound Canada shipments. MarketWire

Specialty Retailer Best Vacuum Bringing Top Vacuum Brands to Downtown Oak Park
Best Vacuum, a leading retailer of high-quality floor care products including Miele vacuum cleaners, is bringing its unique combination of product expertise and personal service to the heart of suburban Oak Park's downtown district, with the March 14, 2011 opening of its store at 148 N. Oak Park Avenue. MarketWire

DataMentors Enhances Product Offering With Information Asset Partners' Financial Behavior Metrics
DataMentors LLC, a full-service data quality and marketing analytics provider, announced the integration of Information Asset Partners' (IAP) financial behavior metrics, Empirics, into DataMentors' current suite of business intelligence solutions. MarketWire

inTEST Corporation Announces Availability of 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
inTEST Corporation (NASDAQ: INTT), an independent designer, manufacturer and marketer of semiconductor automatic test equipment (ATE) interface solutions and temperature management products, today announced that the Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time MarketWire

Right Hemisphere and Digabit Partner to Deliver Integrated, Secure, Web Enabled 3D Content Solutions
Right Hemisphere has joined forces with Digabit, to deliver integrated 3D solutions to their joint customers. MarketWire

Bullzi Security Releases 2010 Year-End Financials
Bullzi Security Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLLZ), a leading security consulting and education provider, releases its 2010 year-end financials. MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group to Cancel Preferred Stock Issuance
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that it intends to file resolutions with the state of Nevada to cancel all remaining Preferred shares issued to past management. MarketWire

BookMerge Technology Signs Contract and Begins Processing for Additional Biodiesel Producer
BookMerge Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: BRKM), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Extreme Biodiesel ( is pleased to announce they have completed negotiations and signed contracts with a three million barrel per year biodiesel producer in California to begin Toll Processing of that company's waste vegetable oil. MarketWire

Intacct and NDH Group, Ltd. Expand Partnership
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting applications, and NDH Group, a Chicago-based professional services firm specializing in CFO outsource, accounting technology and tax services, today announced an expanded strategic partnership MarketWire

World Health Care Congress to Gather Global Thought Leaders to Share Insights on the Future of the Medical Travel Industry
With the global medical travel market poised to reach at least $60 billion by 2012, the 1st Annual Global Medical Travel Forum at the 2011 World Health Care Congress will gather global thought leaders to share insights on the future of the rapidly growing industry. MarketWire

(WSGF) World Series of Golf Highlights Greenfield Bimonthly Price per Share Increase Tendency and 20% or Better Average Daily Differential Between High and Low
World Series of Golf, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WSGF) (OTCQB: WSGF) is a NewMarket Greenfield Partner and the Greenfield Partnership Program has recently released on-demand OTC Investment Strategy Tutorial Webcast ( MarketWire Launches Business Intelligence Technology at National Retail Federation Show in New York launched its retail business intelligence technology last month at the National Retail Federation (NRF) show in New York. In the current economic environment where retailers are aggressively looking for ways to manage their productivity and store performance, secured leads with more than 100 major and mid-sized national retailers. MarketWire

Univest Corporation Declares First Quarter Dividend
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ: UVSP), a full service financial institution with 135 years of experience in delivering financial solutions including personal and business banking, online banking, residential mortgages, insurance products, investments and wealth advisory solutions, declared today a $ MarketWire

National Broadband Map Reveals Quality of Schools Internet Connections Woefully Inadequate to Meet Education Goals
The National Telecommunications and Information Agency (NTIA), a part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, recently released the National Broadband Map (, the first searchable map of broadband availability across the country MarketWire

(NVAE) Savanna East Africa Bimonthly Price per Share Increase Tendency and 21% Average Daily Differential Between High and Low Featured in OTC Investment Tutorial
Savanna East Africa, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVAE) (OTCQB: NVAE), a NewMarket Greenfield Partner, has recently been featured in a Greenfield Partnership Program on-demand OTC Investment Strategy Tutorial Webcast ( MarketWire

MassNAELA Hosts Breakfast Programs to Raise Awareness of Legislation to Address Current Rules Affecting Seniors' Financial Resources
The Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA), an organization dedicated to improving the lives of seniors, is hosting state-wide breakfast programs joining members, affiliated professionals and legislators to raise awareness of proposed legislative solutions to issues arising from MassHealth's treatment of transfers of assets and retirement accounts MarketWire

Tivus Teams With Falcon IP/Complete
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Bowling Challenge to Benefit Orphans
If you're looking for a fun team-building event, and you also want to support a good cause, the 1st Annual New England "Best Ball" Challenge may be "right up your alley." This unique bowling event will benefit The Orphan Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit that helps adopting families rescue orphans and foster children. MarketWire

US Demand for Consumer & Industrial Wipes to Rise 4.5% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of Freedonia Group Inc's new report "Wipes," to their collection of House & Home market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

(CCTR) China Crescent Bimonthly Price per Share Increase Tendency and 20% Average Daily Differential Between High and Low Featured in OTC Investment Tutorial
China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: CCTR), a NewMarket Greenfield Partner, has recently been featured in a Greenfield Partnership Program on-demand OTC Investment Strategy Tutorial Webcast ( MarketWire

King & Spalding Adds Banking Specialist Scott Stengel as Partner
King & Spalding announced today the addition of partner Scott A. Stengel, a specialist in bank regulatory, capital markets and restructuring matters, to the firm's capital transactions and real estate practice, in Washington, D.C. MarketWire

Dr. William Dobbins of Caster Concepts Appointed to the Enterprise Group of Jackson Inc. Board of Directors
Dr. William Dobbins, President/CEO of Caster Concepts, Inc., has been appointed to the board of directors of The Enterprise Group of Jackson, Inc ( The board is made up of leaders from the public and private sector in Jackson County, Michigan, and the surrounding communities. MarketWire

Top Casino Executives to Speak at Pennsylvania Gaming Congress & Mid-Atlantic Racing Forum in Philadelphia
Several of the most successful casino operators in Pennsylvania will discuss a wide range of issues impacting their industry at the 7th annual Pennsylvania Gaming Congress & Mid-Atlantic Racing Forum, which takes place March 21-22 at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. MarketWire

HireVue Selected to Support Nike Campus Recruiting Program
HireVue, the number one provider of video interviewing solutions, today announced that the company has been selected by NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) -- the world's leading designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories -- to support its campus recruiting program MarketWire

Existing-Home Sales Rise Again in January
The uptrend in existing-home sales continues, with January sales rising for the third consecutive month with a pace that is now above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Gold Bag's Focus Celtic Gold to Acquire UK's Metallum Resources PLC, Holder of Extensive Exploration Licenses
Gold Bag, Inc. (OTCBB: GBGI), operating as Focus Gold Corp., has entered a definitive Acquisition Agreement ("the Agreement") whereby the company's newly created, wholly-owned subsidiary, Focus Celtic Gold Corporation, will purchase all outstanding shares of Metallum Resources, PLC ("Metallum"), a gold and base metals explorer with a focus in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Scotland MarketWire

Post-it Notes Inventor Alan Amron Pens the Truth in New Tell-All Memoir
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Post-it Notes invention and publishers are now courting its original inventor to tell the real story of how this small item has become an indispensable part of modern society MarketWire

Zuora's February '11 Release Brings Deeper Integration With PayPal and Easy Connections to Third Party Subscription Commerce Systems
Zuora, the subscription billing and commerce leader, today announced immediate availability of its February '11 release, delivering the 25th straight month of consistent product enhancements to its customer base MarketWire

New se2 Website Provides More Complete View of Unique Technology Solutions for Insurance
A newly redesigned and enhanced website provides insurance professionals with a deeper level of information about how se2 can help insurance companies be more efficient, more reliable, more responsive and ultimately more profitable. MarketWire

Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q Celebrates 175 Years of Texas Independence by Offering a Quarter Pound of Brisket for 32-Cents on March 2nd From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q® celebrates 175 years of Texas Independence by offering a quarter pound of its famous brisket for 32 cents on March 2nd from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (local store time). Each 32 cent payment collected during the special offer hours will be donated to Texas Children's Hospital. MarketWire

Paulson Capital Corp. Names Murray G. Smith as Chief Financial Officer
Paulson Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: PLCC) and the wholly owned subsidiary, Paulson Investment Company, Inc., have named Murray G. Smith as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Smith is located in Portland, Oregon and has been the interim CFO since September of 2010. MarketWire

Citizens Tri-County Bank to Sell Homes, Lots, Commercial Properties and Land at March 19 Auction
A variety of properties in both Tennessee and Georgia -- including homes, home sites, commercial properties and land -- will sell to the highest bidder on Saturday, March 19. Many will sell at absolute auction, meaning they will go to the highest bidder, regardless of price. MarketWire

NCBA to U.S. Co-op Members: "Ask Your Senators to Co-Sponsor Resolution for International Year of Cooperatives"
The National Cooperative Business Association asks all members of cooperatives in the United States to urge their U.S. Senators to co-sponsor a Resolution designating 2012 as the International Year of Cooperatives. The Resolution is being introduced by Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Tim Johnson (D-SD). MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Presents on Bimonthly PPS Increase Tendency and Discusses Price per Share Potential Increase in Response to Short Sales Resulting in Reg. SHO Listing
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) today announced that the Company remains listed on the Regulation SHO "threshold security" list as of February 22, 2011 (link: Management anticipates a possible buy-in that could result in an increased share price. MarketWire

SUFFER and Frank Mir to Launch Summer Collection and Product Tour at Hooters
SUFFER (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) today announced it has planned a Meet and Greet, Product Launch and UFC Viewing party Saturday, February 26th at Hooters Hotel and Casino Las Vegas. MarketWire

Automation Anywhere Doubles 2010 Sales
Automation Anywhere (, a global leader in automation software and automated testing software, today announced that its 2010 sales were twice those of 2009. The Fourth Quarter of 2010 was also the best quarter in the company's history with 150% growth compared to the same period in 2009. MarketWire

MSGI Provides Update on Hyundai Litigation
MSGI Technology Solutions Inc (OTCBB: MSGI) today made an update to its shareholders on the litigation filed against various Hyundai entities. MarketWire

MK Automotive, Inc. Receives Approval From The Small Business Administration for Financing Mike's Master Mechanics Franchises
MK Automotive, Inc. (OTCBB: MKAU) (OTCQB: MKAU) announced today that The Small Business Administration (the "SBA") has approved the Company's Mike's Master Mechanics Franchise Agreement -- making it eligible for SBA financing for company-owned and franchised locations. MarketWire

Ronn Motor Company Enters Into an Option to Lease Agreement With the Marble Falls Economic Development Corporation
Ronn Motor Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RNNM) announced today that it has entered into an Option to Lease Agreement with the Marble Falls Economic Development Corporation. The Agreement grants to Ronn Motor Company an exclusive option to lease the building at 1707 Colt Circle in Marble Falls, Burnet County Texas. MarketWire

CarGurus Announces Profitability
CarGurus, a leading online automotive community, today reported that it had achieved four consecutive profitable quarters in 2010 with 230% revenue growth over 2009. With more than 3 million unique visitors a month, CarGurus has grown to become one of the leading online automotive research sites on the web. MarketWire

(NUBL) NuMobile Presents on Bimonthly PPS Increase Tendency and Discusses Price per Share Potential Increase in Response to Short Sales Resulting in Reg. SHO Listing
NuMobile, Inc. (OTCBB: NUBL) today announced that the Company remained listed on the Regulation SHO "threshold security" list as of February 22, 2011 (link: Management anticipates a possible buy-in that could result in an increased share price. MarketWire

Doodle Jump Is the Most Loved iPhone Game in Social Media
Doodle Jump is the most loved iPhone Game, according to Amplicate, an online-opinion collating resource that accounts for more than 69 million public opinions of social media users. MarketWire

CMO Council Study Reveals Sales Groups Hoard Marketing Consumables to Circumvent Ineffective Marketing Supply Chain Operations
Lack of confidence in the Marketing Supply Chain appears to be a major contributor to the hoarding of marketing materials by sales executives. According to the results of new a CMO Council study, nearly one in two sales executives over-orders critical marketing support materials by as much as 25 percent per order. MarketWire

Expert Group, Inc. Announces the Next Generation Visa Pre-Paid Credit Card
Mother of Pearl Card, Inc. a division of Expert Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXPU) is aggressively entering into the growing $1.8 Trillion Dollar global prepaid Credit card market. Expert is a financial service and product company with experienced management in the financial services industries, Expert plans to offer the Mother of Pearl Card in the US and Latin America. MarketWire

India Globalization Capital Announces Fiscal Third Quarter Results
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC) announced financial results for its third fiscal quarter endedDecember 31, 2010. IGC competes in the rapidly growing materials andinfrastructure industry in India. MarketWire

Duke Realty to Host Investor and Analyst Conference
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), a leading industrial, office and medical office property REIT, will hold its Analyst and Investor Conference on Thursday, February 24, 2011, beginning at 8:30 AM EST and ending at 10:30 AM EST at the Westin Diplomat Hotel in Hollywood, Florida. MarketWire

10 Reasons for Migrating From Cisco CS-MARS to AccelOps
AccelOps, the integrated datacenter and cloud monitoring company, today announced a Competitive Upgrade Package with "10 Reasons for Migrating from CS-MARS to AccelOps," exclusively for Cisco CS-MARS security appliance customers and resellers MarketWire

Fox Petroleum Acquires Ontario Plastic Recycling Assets
Fox Petroleum Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FXPT) announced today that it has finalized its purchase of the recycling assets associated with Resource Polymers Inc. of Hamilton, Ontario Canada. MarketWire

MindTree Inks Two Multi-Million Dollar, Multi-Year IT Infrastructure Management Services Deals
MindTree Limited, a global IT Solutions and Product Engineering Services company, today announced two exclusive multi-year and multi-million dollar partnerships in the area of IT Infrastructure Management Services (IMS). The customers are one of the largest information and communication technology (ICT) service-providers in Europe; and a leading US-based bank. MarketWire

NavStar Technologies Ships EOBR Unit to Distributor for Trial
NavStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVSR), a company focused on producing and commercializing products and services for tracking/monitoring and reporting on the location and condition of high value cargo and other assets, announced today it has shipped an EOBR unit to a Midwestern distributor for a trial and evaluation test MarketWire

Zoran Comments on Process Leading to Merger Announcement With CSR
Zoran Corporation (NASDAQ: ZRAN) today responded to Ramius' claim that the previously announced transaction with CSR plc "may undervalue Zoran," and its question as to whether the transaction "was the result of a full and fair sale process to maximize value for all Zoran shareholders." MarketWire

Varian Launches Solion PV Ion Implant Technology Platform in China at SNEC PV Power Expo 2011 Exhibition in Shanghai
Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates, Inc. ("Varian") (NASDAQ: VSEA) today formally launched its Solion™ photovoltaic ("PV") ion implant platform into the Chinese market at the SNEC PV Power Expo 2011. MarketWire

Halogen Media Group Expands Executive Team to Build on Leadership Position in Authentic Media
Halogen today announced the addition of four senior executives including Peter C. Horan, as executive chairman. The appointments enable the company to more broadly leverage its expertise and vision for authentic media. MarketWire

BIOLASE Announces Unaudited Fourth Quarter Net Income of $0.01 per Share and Non-GAAP Net Income of $0.03 per Share
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufactuer and distributor, announced today unaudited 2010 fourth quarter net income of $0.01 per share and non-GAAP net income of $0.03 per share which excludes non-cash stock option expense, depreciation and amortization expense and interest expense MarketWire

INC Research Continues to Grow Alliance Partnership Team With Bruce Wakeman
INC Research, LLC., a therapeutically focused contract research organization (CRO) with a process for delivering reliable results, has appointed Bruce Wakeman as vice president of Alliance Development who is based in the United States MarketWire

Pier 59 Studios Files Defamation Lawsuits Against Competitor Milk Studios and Unnamed Employees, Associates Under Federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Pier 59 Studios L.P., an Art and Fashion Group, and its founder and owner Federico Pignatelli, have filed a suit in the U.S MarketWire

RELDATA Unified Storage Solutions Deliver Compelling Value for Channel Partners
RELDATA Inc. today announced that Lanie Kruger has been named a Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN. Channel Chiefs are leaders in creating effective channel programs for partners and end users. They consistently defend, promote and execute effective channel partner programs and strategies. MarketWire

Integrated Freight Announces Fiscal Third Quarter Results
Integrated Freight Corporation ( (OTCBB: IFCR) announced today that financial results were reported yesterday for its fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Marketing Products White Paper Explains Product Branding, Web Traffic and SEO Benefits of Publicity
A new white paper that describes a major lesson from the recession about marketing products in challenging economic times is being offered by Venmark International. The firm's founder and author, publicist Steven M. Stroum has helped hundreds of companies publicize their products and services during the past 34 years. MarketWire

Indomina and Pinewood Announce New World-Class Studio Facility in Dominican Republic
Indomina Group, the fast-growing U.S. and Dominican Republic based producer and distributor of film, TV and trans-media content, announced today it has entered into a partnership agreement with the world-renowned Pinewood Studios Group, which will operate, manage and market a new state-of-the-art film and television facility in the Dominican Republic MarketWire

Pacific Valley Bank Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Financial Results
Pacific Valley Bank (OTCBB: PVBK) announced fourth quarter 2010 net income of $322,300 or $0.10 basic earnings per share as compared to the same quarter last year when we reported a net loss of ($2.04) million or ($0.81) basic loss per share. On a year-to-date basis, Pacific Valley Bank's net loss for the twelve months ending December 31, 2010 was ($1.33) million or ($0 MarketWire

SpectraScience to Host Shareholder Update Call on February 28, 2011 at 1:00pm Pacific Time
SpectraScience, Inc. (OTCBB: SCIE), a San Diego based medical device company, today announced that it will hold a conference call to provide a general corporate update and answer questions on Monday, February 28, 2010 at 1:00pm pacific time. MarketWire

Varolii Introduces New Solutions to Improve Patient Participation in Disease Management and Wellness Programs
Varolii Corporation, the market and technology leader in proactive outbound communications (business-to-consumer, automated text messaging, interactive voicemail and email communications), today announced two new solutions to help healthcare organizations lower operations costs and drive positive health outcomes -- Varolii Enrollment and Varolii Progressive Engagement MarketWire

HEI Hotels & Resorts Checks-In With Plateau to Build Talent Pipeline
HEI Hotels & Resorts, a hotel investment group with more than 35 first-class properties throughout the United States, including Marriott, Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Sheraton and Westin hotels, is creating a competitive advantage by using Plateau's unified Talent Management Suite to identify, develop and retain top performers. MarketWire

Rivvid, LLC Announces the Launch of Rivvid, the New Online Video Game, and Rivvid Channels for Marketing Brand Specific Content
Rivvid, LLC, an internet video trivia gaming company headquartered in Miami, Fla., recently announced the launch of Rivvid (, a new online video trivia game designed to test users' cognitive awareness in a fun match against time MarketWire

Tugboat Software Signs Agreement With Quinn & Assoc. Combining Preactor's APS With Workforce Rostering
Tugboat Software has signed an agreement with Quinn and Associates Inc., Business Development Partner for Preactor software products, to offer finite capacity scheduling with Tugboat software products. MarketWire

Interactivation Health Networks Changes Name to The Wellness Network
Interactivation Health Networks, which acquired The Patient Channel and The Newborn Channel from NBC last year, announced today that it is changing its name to The Wellness Network MarketWire

Business Intelligence for All -- arcplan Offers Free Trial of arcplan Enterprise
arcplan, the leading provider of innovative business intelligence (BI) solutions, is offering a free trial of arcplan Enterprise, its popular BI platform that helps companies make faster and better decisions. This edition has no functionality limits and enables users to connect reports directly to their company's own data sources MarketWire

NetEnrich Teams Up With OPSWAT to Improve Endpoint Security and Privacy for Its Channel Partners' Clients
NetEnrich, an innovative provider of "IT-as-a-service" (ITaaS) to the channel, today announced that it is teaming up with OPSWAT to help its solution provider partners deliver improved endpoint security and privacy to their clients MarketWire

Da Italia Con Amore! (From Italy With Love) Granite Transformations Returns to Its Roots to Celebrate Its 10-Year Anniversary
Granite Transformations, a division of Trend USA with facilities and showrooms around the world, celebrates a decade of business success in North America with the announcement of the 10 Years/10 Days in Italy contest, which will provide one Granite Transformations customer the trip of a lifetime MarketWire

APC Expands Power Conditioning Portfolio With All-Inclusive J Type Home Entertainment Battery Backup Solutions
APC by Schneider Electric, a global leader in integrated critical power and cooling services, today announced new additions to its power conditioning line of products with the release of the J25B and J35B battery backup solutions MarketWire

TBS International Takes Delivery of Its Fifth Newbuild Roymar Class Multipurpose Tweendecker and Expands Fleet to 51 Vessels
TBS International plc (NASDAQ: TBSI) announced today that it has taken delivery of the newly-constructed vessel M/V Comanche Maiden from China Communications Construction Company Ltd./Nantong Yahua Shipbuilding Group Co., Ltd. MarketWire

U.S. Market for Gluten-Free Foods Reached $2.6 Billion in 2010 has announced the addition of Packaged Facts' new report, "Gluten-Free Foods and Beverages in the U.S., 3rd Edition," to their collection of Food market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Wednesday Early Hits: Alcoa Inc., Citigroup Inc., Pfizer Inc., JP Morgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Co., Bank of America, Exxon Mobil Corp., Petrobras, a leading source for small-cap research, provides wide-ranging due diligence and analysis on the most promising stocks in the market. StockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Cotendo Named to MIT Technology Review's 2011 TR50 List of the World's Most Innovative Companies
Cotendo has been included in the 2011 TR50, Technology Review's annual list of the world's most innovative technology companies, for its innovation in content acceleration technologies MarketWire

Cephas Holdings Developing iPhone App for UFC Star Wanderlai Silva
Cephas Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CEHC) today announced that it has begun development on a signature iPhone/iPad app for UFC star and true MMA legend Wanderlai Silva. MarketWire

Premiere Publishing Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PPBL) Changes Corporate Name and Declares Corporate Mission Statement
Premiere Publishing Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PPBL) (OTCBB: PPBL), consistent with its goal of creating a new corporate era for Premiere shareholders, announces a change in its name to "Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc." from Premiere Publishing Group, Inc. MarketWire

Imperial Resources, Inc. Unconditional Agreement for Stateline Infill Project
Imperial Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: IPRC) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Imperial Oil & Gas, Inc. (together the "Company," "Imperial") has concluded its due diligence and title check on the Stateline Farmout Agreement ("Agreement") entered into on January 25, 2011 relating to an infill development project in the existing Sawyer Field, located in Lea County, New Mexico. MarketWire

EdOptions(TM) Introduces New English and Science Courses
EdOptions, an award-winning educational technology company, is thrilled to announce the release of two new courses: English I (2011) and Middle School Earth Science. MarketWire

Bermuda Commercial Bank Wins 2011 Kinetic Process Innovation Award for Its Outstanding Application of Banking Technology Using EastNets Solutions
Bermuda Commercial Bank Limited announces it has been named a winner of the 2011 Kinetic Process Innovation Award for excellence in the Banking Technology category. Now in its 14th year, the awards program recognizes excellence in information technology and this year is sponsored by High Tech Views, an online publication that spotlights technology innovation. MarketWire

Travelers Use MyAssist to Avoid the Hazards of North American Blizzards
MyAssist, the world's most connected personal assistance service for people and companies, today announced that it continues to help travelers who have been stranded during a series of blizzards that hit North America. Over Presidents' Day weekend, travelers had to navigate through thousands of cancelled flights due to heavy snow and strong winds that blew through the Midwest section of the U.S. MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies Successfully Completes Interoperability Testing of UX2000 With Polycom SpectraLink Phones
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) today announced the completion of interoperability testing with Polycom, a global leader in unified communication MarketWire

Management Energy, Inc. Announces Name Change to MMEX Mining Corporation to Reflect South American Mining Focus
Management Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: MMEX) announced today its name change to MMEX Mining Corporation signifying its focus on South American mining in Colombia and Peru. MarketWire

Stonehill Business Credit Corporation Announces New Officer for Subsidiary of MotivNation Inc.
MotivNation Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MOVT) announces that Vincent Montenegro has joined Stonehill Business Credit Corporation as Vice President. MarketWire

MetroStar Systems Launches StarLabs for Mobile Application and Enterprise Collaborative Development
MetroStar Systems, a leader in full-service information technology (IT) and strategies for new media and enterprise collaboration, today announced it has launched its StarLabs, which will conceive, design, and develop collaborative tools and mobile applications for customers in the public and private sectors MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group Announces Alpha Lujo Completes Name Change and Obtains New Ticker
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) today announced its client, E Global Marketing has completed its name change to Alpha Lujo and obtained a new ticker symbol, "ALEV." MarketWire

LeadPoint Executives to Speak at LeadsCon Las Vegas 2011
LeadPoint (, operator of a leading performance advertising platform, today announced that CEO Marc Diana and Chief Product & Strategy Officer Amit Jain will both speak at the upcoming LeadsCon Las Vegas conference being held at the Mirage Hotel & Casino on March 1-2, 2011 MarketWire

Info Security Products Guide Names ForeScout Best Overall Security Company of the Year at the 2011 Global Excellence Awards
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of network access control (NAC) for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organizations, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has awarded the company, Best Overall Security Company of the Year. MarketWire

AmbiCom Expands to Larger Facility as Result of Growing Business and Upcoming Completion of E-Care Technology Acquisition
AmbiCom Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ABHI), a leading designer and developer of wireless products primarily for the wireless medical industry, today announced that as a result of an increase in its existing business and expected growth once the previously-announced acquisition of E-Care technology Co., Ltd MarketWire

Casey Container Corp. Signs Letter Of Intent to Build, Develop and Operate International Preform and Bottling Manufacturing Facilities
Casey Container Corp. (OTCBB: CSEY) has signed a Letter Of Intent (LOI) to act as the Managing Partner of a new joint venture, Casey Container International, a new private company. Casey Container Corp. will be responsible to build, develop and manage all facilities worldwide. MarketWire

Augme Technologies to Present at Northland Capital Markets Growth Conference
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), 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 Paul Arena, Chief Executive Officer and senior management will be presenting at the Northland Capital Markets Growth Conference MarketWire

Circle K Elevates XYIENCE's Xenergy Energy Drink to National Brand Status
Circle K has sealed an agreement with XYIENCE, elevating its energy drink brand Xenergy to national status and giving it potential access to all 4,200 locations of the convenience store chain. The agreement comes on the heels of XYIENCE Canada renewing its agreement with Couche-Tard (parent company of Circle K and Mac's) as a national brand in that country as well. MarketWire

Tombstone Exploration Corporation Stakes Additional Claims
Tombstone Exploration Corp. (OTCBB: TMBXF) announced today the Company is staking additional ground at its extensive holdings in Tombstone, Arizona. Results of the ZTEM survey indicate a number of targets, one of which was only partially on TMBXF's current holdings. The area outside of the Company's holdings required the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to approve the staking of additional claims MarketWire Issues Five Critical Credit Card Rules for 2011 to Manage Return of Easier Credit
Recent data shows that banks are increasingly willing to lend money, that the number of credit card offers is rising, and that overall credit card use by consumers has grown steadily over the past few months. Is this the return of easy credit? MarketWire

Provision Interactive Takes Giant Step in 3D Customer Innovation With Mobile Barcodes
Provision Interactive Technologies, Inc. ("Provision"), a subsidiary of Provision Holding (OTCBB: PVHO), announced today that it has enhanced the capability of its 3D holographic display platform by incorporating the very latest in Quick Response (QR) mobile code technology MarketWire

IMS CHIPS Standardizes on Cadence Silicon Realization Product Line for Advanced Gate Array Design
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that IMS CHIPS has adopted Cadence® Silicon Realization technologies for its special mixed-signal gate array technology MarketWire

Bizo Races Past 1000 Publisher Mark, Adds Private Audience Targeting for Improved Monetization
Bizo, the leading solution for reaching and engaging business professionals online, today announced that it now serves more than 1000 forward-thinking publishers with products and services that improve monetization and create value for their advertising partners and visitors MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Dr. Robert L. Rooks DVM, MS to Its Board of Directors
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NYSE Amex: RPC), a US-based company specializing in the research, development, and international commercialization of In Vitro Diagnostic cancer tests, announced today it has appointed Dr. Robert L. Rooks DVM, MS as an independent member to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Lpath CEO to Speak at Retinal Physician Symposium
Lpath, Inc. (OTCBB: LPTN), the industry leader in lipidomics-based therapeutics, announced that its CEO, Scott Pancoast, will be a panelist at the 7th Annual Retinal Physician Symposium on February 23, 2011 at the Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas. MarketWire

Trial By Fire Solutions Offers Expanded Clinical Study Management Capabilities With New Release of SimpleCTMS
Trial By Fire Solutions, a leading software-as-a-service provider of eClinical study management solutions, today announced the general release of SimpleCTMS, an on-demand software solution designed to optimize clinical study management costs and improve clinical trial management efficiencies. MarketWire

Angel Selected by Metaverse Mod Squad to Enhance Customer Call Center Experience
Angel, a leading provider of enterprise focused, cloud-based, customer experience solutions, today announced that the company's Angel 4® Customer Experience Platform solution has been selected by Metaverse Mod Squad to enhance its customer support offering with inbound telephone support capabilities. MarketWire

Magnolia CMS Brings Centralized Management to 294 Sites at Texas State University, Drastically Reducing Administrative Overhead
Magnolia, the open source content management vendor that delivers simplicity on an enterprise scale, today announced publication of a major case study detailing how Magnolia CMS brought centralized management to 294 web sites at Texas State University (TSU), winning over faculty and staff, and drastically reducing administrative overhead. MarketWire

Gateway Health Plan Efficiently Fuels Prospective Care Management With NetApp
In 1992, Gateway Health Plan® was established as an alternative to Pennsylvania's Department of Public Welfare's Medical Assistance Program. Gateway is now known as one of the best Medicare programs in the United States and has grown to over $1.2 billion in annual revenue and 275,000 members within the state of Pennsylvania MarketWire

Charles & Colvard Reports $5.2 Million Improvement in 2010 Profitability, as Sales Increase 53% From Prior-Year Levels
Charles & Colvard, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTHR), thesole manufacturer of created moissanite gemstones, The Most Brilliant Jewelin the World®, today announced its financial results for the fourthquarter and year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Solar Energy Initiatives, Inc. Sells Its Solar EOS Division
Solar Energy Initiatives, Inc. (OTCBB: SNRY), with business in solar project development, today announced that the Company has sold its Solar (EOS) Division for a note and assumption of defined debt. The EOS division is a technical training school for understanding the core concepts needed to install solar photovoltaic and thermal systems. MarketWire

2011 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by Food & Wine Extends Through March 7th With Its Online Auction
The Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by Food & Wine starts this week in sunny Miami, but all Festival guests and passionate fans across America will have a chance to take part in the Festival's online auction presented by The Brandman Agency through Monday, March 7, 2011 MarketWire

The BPM Holy Grail: Unified Business Performance Management
BPM Partners, the leading independent authority on business performance management (BPM) and business intelligence (BI) solutions, today provided an early look at preliminary findings from the 2011 BPM Pulse Survey, the ninth annual survey of important trends in business performance management. The survey also covers the market's perceptions of specific vendors and service providers MarketWire

Digital Reef Selected as One of KMWorld's 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management
Digital Reef (, a leading software provider of the first massively scalable and open solutions for eDiscovery and digital information governance, today announced that it has been named to KMWorld's 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management list MarketWire

ecVision Appoints PLM and Supply Chain Executive to VP Sales
ecVision, provider of supply chain collaboration solutions for brands and retailers, announced today the appointment of Erik Carr to Vice President, Sales Americas. In his new position, he will oversee the sales team's strategy and execution as the company continues to respond to the growing demand from the retail market for its supply chain collaboration platform, ecVision® B2B Portal. MarketWire

Busan Launches Mobile App Development Center for City Services Over a Mobile Cloud Infrastructure as Part of Cisco Smart+Connected Communities
Busan Metropolitan City today launched an innovative center to host a variety of services for its citizens MarketWire

KEMA Opens Energy Storage Performance Testing Lab
As energy storage technologies and applications continue to advance, testing and verification solutions have become ever-more critical. KEMA is offering expanded energy storage performance testing solutions at its new laboratory located at the KEMA-Powertest facility in Chalfont, Pennsylvania MarketWire

Market Metrix Announces Annual 2010 Hospitality Index Results
Customer satisfaction among hotels held its own during a tumultuous year (+.3 to 83.3). However, passenger satisfaction with airlines deteriorated (-1.7 to 77.0), and continued to decline among rental cars companies (-0.2 to 78.2). Sandals Resorts, British Airlines, and Enterprise Rent-A-Car ranked number one in hotel, airline, and rental car industry customer satisfaction, respectively in 2010 MarketWire

Vicor Technologies Announces Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Its PD2i(R) Products in Israel
David H. Fater, CEO of Vicor Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: VCRT), today announced the Company has entered into an agreement with Hadar Training and Medical Services to serve as its exclusive agent for the marketing and sale of its PD2i Analyzer™, PD2i CA™ (Cardiac Analyzer) and PD2i VS ™ (Vital Sign) in Israel and Palestine. Vicor Technologies (http://www.vicortech MarketWire

Custom Electronics, Inc. Acquires Recon Mica Capacitor Line From Cornell Dubilier Marketing
Custom Electronics, Inc. (CEI), a leading designer and manufacturer of high-reliability electronics products, today announced it has purchased the KVX mica capacitor product line of Cornell Dubilier Marketing, a manufacturer of capacitors for the power electronics market MarketWire

Springboard Biodiesel Announces Alliance With Daryl Hannah
Springboard Biodiesel, a privately-owned, cleantech manufacturing company located in Chico, CA, announced today that actress and biodiesel advocate Daryl Hannah will begin selling the Company's award winning BioPro™ biodiesel processors from her website Ms MarketWire

Business, Government Groups Make Progress With New Book's Intuitive Principles for Leadership
Companies and government agencies are finding they are more effective at solving large-scale problems and fostering transformation when leaders deploy the simple yet powerful insights in The PRIMES, a new book with 32 universal principles of leadership and group dynamics that lead to extraordinary outcomes. Organizations including the federal Office of Management and Budget, U.S MarketWire

Juan Luis Goujon, President of BPI group, North America, Elected President of the French American Chamber of Commerce - Chicago
The French-American Chamber of Commerce of Chicago (FACC-Chicago) has elected Juan Luis Goujon President of its Board of Directors for a two-year term. MarketWire

Sage Survey Reveals Small Businesses Are Cautiously Optimistic About Canada's Economic Recovery
The Sage Group, a leading provider of business management software and services to 6 MarketWire

Sage Business Index Shows U.S. Small Businesses Cautiously Optimistic About Economic Recovery
The Sage Group, a leading provider of business management software and services to 6 MarketWire

Rugged Soldier Wearable Computer Unveiled at AUSA Winter Expo Delivering Full PC Performance in Power Efficient, Small Form Factor
(AUSA Winter Symposium/Expo Booth #1313) -- Eurotech subsidiary Parvus introduces the Zypad® BR2000, a rugged, small-form factor wearable computer and vehicle server designed to be the highest performance, most versatile, rugged computing subsystem in its class for a host of civil and military applications MarketWire

DuraCOR 830 Mission Computer Targets SWaP-Sensitive Military/Aerospace Technology Refresh and Upgrade Programs
AUSA Winter Symposium/Expo Booth #1313 -- Eurotech subsidiary Parvus introduces the DuraCOR 830, a rugged tactical mission processor subsystem optimized for Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP)-constrained military/civil unmanned and manned air, ground, and shipboard technology refresh programs MarketWire

Global Social Gaming Market to Reach Almost $4 Billion in 2015 has announced the addition of Business Insights's new report "The Future of Social Gaming," to their collection of Consumer Electronics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

MULTIMEDIA UPDATE: Oracle Announces Oracle Application Integration Architecture Release 3.1
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Adherex to Present at The Wall Street Analyst Forum 22nd Annual Analyst Conference
Adherex Technologies Inc. (TSX: AHX)(PINK SHEETS: ADHXF) (the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of eniluracil and 5-fluorouracil, today announced that Rosty Raykov, Chief Executive Officer, will present at The Wall Street Analyst Forum 22nd Annual Analyst Conference at The University Club (1 West 54th Street) in New York on March 1, 2011 at 9:50 am MarketWire

TASER International Reports Fourth Quarter Results
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR),today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year endedDecember 31, 2010. MarketWire

Highline Technical Innovations Joins With SmartPower Technologies to Market the Wildcat 9000
Highline Technical Innovations (PINKSHEETS: HLNT) joins with SmartPower Technologies, LLC to market the Wildcat 9000, their hydrogen injection booster. MarketWire

MIT Sloan Business in Gaming Conference to Spotlight the Business Side of the Video Game Industry With Speakers From Activision, Blizzard, Capcom, Irrational Games, and Harmonix
On Thursday, March 10, the Third Annual MIT Sloan Business in Gaming (MIT BiG) Conference will bring together video game industry professionals, local entrepreneurs, academics, and MBA students to address the challenges and opportunities facing the gaming industry including the future of social gaming. MarketWire

Higher Oil and Falling Crude Inventories Increase Value Proposition for STWA's Products
STWA, Inc MarketWire

Organic Plant Health Announces Important Retail Partner Additions for Spring 2011
Organic Plant Health, Inc., (OPHI), (PINKSHEETS: OPHI), an exclusive manufacturer and distributor of organic-based fertilizers and soil conditioners, announced today that it has reached an agreement with five new retail partners further increasing the retail availability of Organic Plant Health products. Three of the five new retailers are Ace Hardware stores MarketWire

Somansa for Healthcare HIPAA Compliance
HIMSS Conference, Booth #1208 -- Somansa Technologies, Inc., developer of data loss prevention and regulatory compliance products, announced today new functions for the Mail-i Halconeye to help healthcare organizations and healthcare service companies comply with HIPAA and other healthcare regulations. MarketWire

WABCO Supplies Dakar 2011 Truck Winner With High Performance Braking Technology
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO continues to supply its most advanced, high performance braking technology to KAMAZ-Master, the Russian national off-road truck rally team and winner of Dakar 2011, the world's most challenging endurance rally. MarketWire

Rewards Network Launches Innovative Restaurant Analysis Reports
Rewards Network, the leading dining rewards program in North America, is pleased to announce two new business intelligence packages for restaurant operators: Sales Analytics and Survey Analytics. An industry first, these reports enable clients to monitor market trends to make informed decisions about how to effectively market their companies. MarketWire

Westlake Chemical Hits Record Highs in Fourth-Quarter, Full-Year 2010, Buoyed by Olefins, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Chemical and plastic products manufacturer Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) (Houston, Texas) saw record net income in the fourth quarter and significant gains in full-year 2010, boosted by higher sales prices for all of the company's major products and higher sales volumes for PVC resin and caustic MarketWire

NRG Energy CEO Discusses South Texas Nuclear Project, Utility-Scale Solar Energy, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) yesterday reported full-year and fourth-quarter results for the company's 2010 fiscal year. Annual adjusted EBITDA was $2.51 billion, marking the company's second-best result ever. MarketWire

General Motors Expands New York Engine Manufacturing Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) is well under way with site preparation for two new engine lines at its Tonawanda engine manufacturing facility near Buffalo, New York. General Motors has selected URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) (San Francisco, California) as construction manager for the retooling project. MarketWire

U.S. Transportation System Plans $7 Billion in Second-Quarter Construction Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Throughout the recent recession, the transportation systems sector was one of the lone areas of growth in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry MarketWire

Brazil Becomes Home to $12 Billion Alternative Fuels Joint Venture, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) (The Hague, Netherlands) and Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ) (Sao Paulo, Brazil) have created Raizen, a joint venture company in Brazil that combines most of Shell and Cosan's assets in the country MarketWire

Government Technology and the Center for Digital Government Announce Top 25 Public Sector Innovators
The "Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers" for 2011 have been named by e.Republic's Government Technology magazine and Center for Digital Government. Winners are chosen based on their use of technology to improve government performance, boost efficiency and strengthen citizen services MarketWire

US Ecology Announces Schedule for Its Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010 on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 prior to the market open. MarketWire

New Members of NCSBN Board of Directors Appointed
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) ( Board of Directors announced new appointments to fill vacancies on the board created by the resignation of Treasurer Randall Hudspeth, MS, APRN-CNS/NP, FRE, FAANP, board member, Idaho Board of Nursing. MarketWire

Search Gets Social
A new white paper, published today by social media agency, immediate future, provides brands with crucial insights into how social media is re-defining online search, and the effects of these changes in relation to online reputation, discoverability and visibility. MarketWire

TRTB CEO to Present at the Undiscovered Equities Winter Conference
True 2 Beauty Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TRTB) (the "Company"), a leading distributor of male and female sexual potency pills and liquid products in the United States, is pleased to announce it has been invited to present at its first investor conference. Alex Hbaiu, CEO, will be presenting to an invitation only audience compromised of accredited investors, retail brokers, and institutional investors MarketWire

Russell Greater China Index: Large Caps Outperforming in 2011
The Russell Greater China Index reflected a loss of 1.9% for the month through February 21, 2011. The index started 2011 with a gain of 1.1% for the month of January, but later lost ground and shows a marginal year-to-date loss of 0.8% through February 21. MarketWire

Bear Creek Technologies Brings Industry-Wide Lawsuit on VoIP Paradigm Patent
Miele Law Group PC and Cooley Manion Jones LLP, on behalf of their client Bear Creek Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Cloud9 Real Time to Expand Service Offering to Exchange Hosting
Cloud9 Real Time is expanding their all in one virtual office solution to offer Exchange hosting as part of its service platform. Cloud9 Real Time is a licensed Commercial Host by Intuit and an accredited Managed Service Provider by MSP Alliance MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate CEO Jim Gillespie Provides Insights in New Book
Nationally known real estate author and host of Extra's Mansions & Millionaires, Michael Corbett has written a straightforward guide about the home buying process in his third real estate book, Before You Buy! The Homebuyer's Handbook For Today's Market (Plume Original / $15.00 / March 2010). MarketWire

Suntron Corporation and Obsidian Partner to Build the Nation's Fastest Link in Supercomputing
Suntron Corporation, a leader in the area of integrated Electronics Manufacturing Solutions (EMS) and Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) technology with facilities across the US and in Mexico, announced today that Obsidian has selected Suntron as its manufacturer of choice to support the full production phase of the Longbow product series. MarketWire

Elephant Talk Communications' Subsidiary, ValidSoft Limited, Urges U.S. and UK Banks to Strengthen Card Fraud Safeguards
ValidSoft Limited (, the wholly owned subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (, announced today that consumers can expect higher levels of card fraud in 2011(1) and advises financial institutions in the UK and U.S MarketWire

Belgacom Transforms Its Integration Platform Using Progress Software Products and Solutions
Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive, has today announced that the Belgacom Group, Belgium's leading provider of integrated telecommunications services, is building an innovative integration foundation using all Progress® enterprise infrastructure products and solutions MarketWire

Europe's Power Sector Still Going Green, a "Navigating the Currents of Change" Webcast on, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The renewable power revolution in Europe is alive and well, according to Nicola Lynch, managing director of IIR Europe MarketWire

ANA Plans Joint Venture With Lufthansa on Japan-Europe Routes
All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. ("ANA") (LSE: ANA) today filed an application with the Japanese Government for antitrust immunity to launch a joint venture with Lufthansa German Airlines ("Lufthansa") on routes between Japan and Europe, allowing the two carriers to bring substantial benefits to passengers by creating a more efficient and comprehensive service across their networks. MarketWire

DSM reports strong 2010 results and proposes dividend increase to EUR 1.35

Randgold Resources Announce Restricted Stock Award

Randgold Resources -- Restricted Stock Award: Non Executive Directors
Randgold Resources (NASDAQ: GOLD) (LSE: RRS) MarketWire

Option and KOBIL showcase unique 3G security solution at CeBIT
mIDentity 3G delivers endpoint security that makes access to sensitivedata effortless, wherever you are MarketWire

Addex Pharmaceuticals 2010 Financial Results
Addex Pharmaceuticals/Addex Pharmaceuticals 2010 Financial ResultsProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

Arpin International Group Partners With Global Visas
Arpin International Group has formed an alliance with Global Visas ( to provide assistance to customers with immigration service needs. MarketWire

Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation Announces Common Stock Reverse Split
Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BCND) announced today that its board of directors has authorized a reverse split of its common stock. The Company expects the event to be completed in approximately one month to forty-five days depending on the length of the review of documents by regulatory agencies. Additional information will be released as it becomes available. MarketWire

iPass Adds 46 Airports in Norway to Its Open Mobile Wi-Fi Network
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced that its network partnership with Oslo Lufthavn Tele & Data AS (OLTD) has expanded the iPass® Mobile Network to cover the 46 airports in Norway that are operated by its government agency, Avinor. MarketWire

GeckoSystems' Mobile Robots Conference to Demo GeckoImager(TM) Sensor Fusion Technology
GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GOSY) (http://www.geckosystems MarketWire

AMD Helps Advance Parallel Computing With OpenCL(TM) University Kit
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the introduction of the OpenCL™ University Kit, a set of materials that can be leveraged by any university to assist them in teaching a semester course in OpenCL programming. MarketWire

Axia Group (PINK SHEETS: AGIJ) Collagenna Skin Care Introduces New Professional Product
Axia Group (PINK SHEETS: AGIJ) ( Collagenna Skin Care Products/Melem Secret recently introduced a new Professional Strength Peptide Serum. MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. Update: Recent Recovery Efforts
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SWRF), a Minnesota Corporation, announces recent progress in the recovery of assets. MarketWire

SEB acquires Irish Life International
The acquisition strengthens SEB's customer offering within the portfolio bond segment. GlobeNewswire

Capital Interest Go Acquisition B.V. in Gamma Holding N.V. at 98.2%

NIB to finance Bank of Greenland's environmental loan facility
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) will provide a loan to the Bank of Greenland to finance its new environmental loan programme.The 10-year maturity loan totalling DKK 25 million (EUR 3.35 million) will help finance energy efficiency measures in private households.  GlobeNewswire

Systemair Nomination Committee
At the annual meeting on 26 August 2010 it was decided that the Nomination Committee should contain representatives for the three largest owners together with the Chairman of the Board. GlobeNewswire

Swedish Match: Full Year Report January - December 2010
Comparable sales1) for the full year increased by 5 percent to 11,222 MSEK (10,678) and for the fourth quarter by 7 percent to 2,801 MSEK (2,620) GlobeNewswire

Final Offer results - 99.02% of ordinary shares Draka tendered for acceptance

SeaBird - Report Fourth Quarter 2010
Highlights FOURTH quarter 2010 GlobeNewswire

Addex Pharmaceuticals 2010 Financial Results
Addex Pharmaceuticals /Addex Pharmaceuticals 2010 Financial ResultsProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

AIK: 4th quarter 2010 results
AIK Q4 2010: Operating result doubled - NOK 20 dividend proposed GlobeNewswire

Incap Corporation                     Stock Exchange Release                      GlobeNewswire

SEB's Financial Officers Survey - Financial officers still very positive
Swedish and Norwegian financial officers remain optimistic regarding future developments. Business conditions improved strongly last fall and are still considered favourable, a view corroborated by robust financial positions among companies and continued willingness of banks to extend credit to companies GlobeNewswire

Dannemora Mineral contemplates a bond issue

ADB Group reports full-year 2010 results
ADB Holdings S.A. /ADB Group reports full-year 2010 resultsProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aprea reports completion of the Phase I/II safety study with APR-246 in cancer patients
Stockholm, Sweden - February 23, 2011. Aprea has conducted a Phase I/II dose-escalating safety study with APR-246 in patients with refractory hematological malignancies or prostate cancer. The results show that the compound is safe at predicted therapeutic plasma levels. GlobeNewswire

Avnet Technology Solutions Turkey announces new General Manager
Avnet Technology Solutions /Avnet Technology Solutions Turkey announces new General ManagerProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Gotland Runt moves to Stockholm and changes name to ÅF Offshore Race
For more information contact: GlobeNewswire

Tieto's Financial Statements and on-line Annual Report 2010 have been published
Tieto Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 23 February 2011, 9.00 am EET GlobeNewswire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Update on Completion Funding for India Project January 2011 Revenue
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Update on Completion Funding for India Project January 2011 Revenue Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Transocean Ltd. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Results

Swedish Orphan Biovitrum Full Year Report 2010
Successes in the clinical project portfolio create foundation for future growth. GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer 2010 Full-Year Results - Strong Performance; Positive Momentum
Alphen aan den Rijn (February 23, 2011) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals, released its 2010 full-year results highlighting strong operating performance, growing momentum in electronic revenues, and an improved outlook for 2011. The company also announced its intention to execute a €100 million share buy-back plan. GlobeNewswire

RHJ International Announces Signing of a Share Purchase Agreement with Valeo for its Ownership in Niles Co. Ltd.
Brussels, February 23, 2011 - RHJ International ("RHJI") announces today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its 77.9% ownership in Niles Co. Ltd. ("Niles") to Valeo for a total cash consideration of JPY 15.5 billion (EUR 138 million), subject to closing adjustments GlobeNewswire

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