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Five billion dollar stock buyback can't solve News Corp.'s stocks from plummeting
A five billion dollar share buyback has failed to stop the stock price of Rupert Murdoch's scandal-ridden News Corp media empire from falling. ANI

HKTDC 2010/11 Annual Report Tabled in Legco
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is focused on helping Hong Kong's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) take advantage of opportunities emerging on the Chinese mainland and select global markets, said HKTDC Chairman Jack So, in the Council's newly tabled annual report for the past fiscal year ACN Newswire

Hong Kong Business Opportunities to Shine in UK Spotlight
Hong Kong's advantages for United Kingdom companies eager to explore the dynamic markets of the Chinese mainland and Asia will be highlighted in a week-long event in London this September."Think Asia, Think Hong Kong," 12-16 September, will feature a symposium and a range of seminars led by high-profile speakers from Hong Kong and the UK ACN Newswire Nokia Will Invest $127 Million Marketing Windows Mobile Phone reports that Nokia plans to invest 80 million pounds, which is about $127 million, to carry out promotional activities for its brand re-positioning. After the announcement of cooperation with Microsoft in the February of this year, Nokia will re-launch its own brand.Nokia plans to start a unified global advertising campaign in the October of this year ACN Newswire

Eisai Enters into Comprehensive Chinese Marketing Agreement Concerning Breast Cancer and Parkinson's Disease Treatments
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has entered into a comprehensive marketing agreement with Orion Corporation (Espoo, Finland) concerning Orion's breast cancer drug Fareston(R) (toremifene citrate) and its Parkinson's disease treatment Eldepryl(R)(selegiline hydrochloride) ACN Newswire

NEC Launches Household Energy Storage System
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the sales launch of a household energy storage system equipped with lithium-ion batteries that automatically controls electrical power in the home. Initially, 100 units of this industry first* system will be available for home construction companies and businesses beginning 18 July 2011 ACN Newswire

Robert Walters Staff Contribute to Cleanup and Relief Efforts in Tohoku
Robert Walters PLC (LSE: RWA), Japan's leading international recruitment consultancy, is extremely proud of our staff involvement with the Tohoku charity and volunteer efforts - helping to raise over JPY 7,000,000 and participating in relief trips to the disaster hit region ACN Newswire

Research Group Headed by Professor Takashi Tsuji Demonstrates Regenerating "Fully Functional Bioengineered Mature Tooth Unit"
Donor organ transplantation is currently an essential therapeutic approach to the replacement of a dysfunctional organ as a result of disease, injury or aging in vivo. Recent progress in the area of regenerative therapy has the potential to lead to bioengineered mature organ replacement in the future ACN Newswire

San Diego Regional EDC Appoints Interim CEO Bill Geppert
San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed William K. Geppert as Interim CEO of the organization. Geppert has agreed to serve in this post until the end of 2011 and is not a candidate for the permanent position. MarketWire

Russell Global Indexes: Asia Outperforms Emerging Markets in Second Quarter of 2011
The Russell Asia Index reflected a 0.4% return in the second quarter of 2011, outperforming the Russell Emerging Markets Index (-0.7%) for the same time period. Growth stocks bested value stocks as the Russell Asia Growth Index (0.6%) and the Russell Emerging Markets Growth Index (-0.4%) outperformed the Russell Asia Value Index (0.3%) and the Russell Emerging Markets Value Index (-1 MarketWire

Greenfield Farms Food, Inc. Announces Direct Marketing Campaign With Lowes Food Stores
Greenfield Farms Food, Inc. (OTCQB: GRAS) (OTCBB: GRAS) announced today that it will participate in a direct marketing campaign in conjunction with Lowes Foods Locally Grown Club. The Locally Grown Club is similar to CSA (Community Supported Agriculture). CSAs consist of a community of individuals who pledge support to a farm operation so that the farmland becomes the community's farm MarketWire

Spotify Will Launch in the U.S. Tomorrow
Spotify, the award-winning digital music service loved by millions of Europeans, will become available tomorrow morning in the United States by invitation and subscription. Spotify is a new way to listen to and manage your music, discover new tracks and share songs and playlists with friends -- music whenever you want it, wherever you are. MarketWire

Don't Miss the Stars & Stripes Savings Event at Mirasol in Carlsbad by William Lyon Homes
Homebuyers must hurry to Mirasol by William Lyon Homes, where they can celebrate their independence with spectacular pricing, plus a special bonus package on the neighborhood's Featured Home during the Stars & Stripes Savings Event MarketWire

Kuok Subsidiary, Pacific Carriers, Selects Triple Point for Commodity Management
Triple Point Technology, the leading global provider of software to manage commodities and enterprise risk, announced today that Pacific Carriers Limited, the global shipping and logistics subsidiary of Kuok (Singapore) Limited, has licensed Triple Point's chartering and vessel operations software to manage supply chain cost and enterprise risk for its dry bulk commodities business. MarketWire

NASBA Center for the Public Trust Announces Launch of New Membership Program The Ethics Network
The NASBA Center for the Public Trust (CPT) announced its new membership program -- the Ethics Network -- today, inviting individuals to become a part of the growing movement in support of accountability, integrity and transparency within corporate America. The Ethics Network, which includes two membership levels, will cultivate a community focused on advancing and promoting business ethics. MarketWire

Zions Direct
In the news release, "Zions Direct Announces Municipal Bond Auction Results," issued Tuesday, July 12, 2011 by Zions Direct, we are advised by the company that the first table, "ZIONS DIRECT / BONDDESK® MARKET SNAPSHOT," has changed in its entirety. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Industries Honored for Being "Good Corporate Citizens"
The Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County sent Certificates of Recognition to 616 companies for being "good corporate citizens" in 2010. These companies have met their limits for wastewater discharge for at least a year, were free from any notices of violation, maintained their environmental equipment and fulfilled all permit requirements MarketWire

Miller & Smith Employees "Give Back" to Their Community During Companywide Volunteer Day
Miller & Smith, an award-winning homebuilder and real estate development company, is proud to announce that more than 100 of its employees are scheduled to donate their time on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 for an all-day workday to benefit Transitional Housing BARN, Inc MarketWire

Don't Miss Reduced Pricing During the Stars & Stripes Savings Event at San Carlos Court by William Lyon Homes
Homebuyers must hurry to San Carlos Court by William Lyon Homes, where they can celebrate their independence this summer with spectacular pricing, plus a special bonus package* that includes a FREE washer, dryer and refrigerator on the neighborhood's Featured Home, Lot #76 during the Stars & Stripes Savings Event MarketWire

Saving Energy With Proper Optimization
Where a few years back saving energy was "nice to have," today it has become critical. Grossly excess carbon in our atmosphere along with dwindling natural resources extracted at spiraling costs have meant that companies, both from globally responsible and corporate economic points of view, have been forced to become very prudent in their consumption of power MarketWire

U-Store-It Assigned Investment Grade Rating
U-Store-It Trust (NYSE: YSI) announced today that its operating partnership, U-Store-It, L.P., was assigned a Baa3 issuer rating by Moody's Investors Service with a stable outlook. MarketWire

Omega Navigation Enterprises Obtains Requested Relief From US Court; Omega to Continue to Operate in the Ordinary Course of Business
Omega Navigation Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: ONAV) announced today that, in connection with its Chapter 11 proceedings in Houston, Texas, the Court has granted all of the interim relief that Omega requested. This included: MarketWire

For The Earth Corporation Expands Internationally
For The Earth Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FTEG) is pleased to announce their expansion into the European and Mexican markets. They have aligned themselves with a distributor in Sweden to reach throughout Europe and a distributor in Mexico City to distribute on For The Earth's behalf in Mexico MarketWire

CB Richard Ellis Awarded Leasing for Camelback Executive Park by Lincoln Property Company and an Oaktree-Managed Fund
The Phoenix office of Lincoln Property Company, a full-service real estate firm providing property management, receivership services, leasing, development and construction management, and a subsidiary of a real estate fund managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P MarketWire

Ericsson Helps Expand T-Mobile's Faster Mobile Broadband Network to 170 Million Americans

Searchlight to Add Government IT Departments to List of Target Industries for Its HPC Cloud Services; It Is Estimated That the $20B of the Federal IT Budget Will Be Spent on Cloud Services in 2012
Searchlight Solutions Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: SLLN) today discusses it opportunity to market its services to Government IT departments. The Company feels that the opportunity is significant as the below links and statistics show: MarketWire

Green Building Initiative and Energy Solutions Center Collaborate to Provide Green Building Assessment Tools to Gas Companies
The Green Building Initiative (GBI) and Energy Solutions Center (ESC) recently entered a marketing affiliation agreement to introduce ESC members, a trade association of gas utilities, and their clients, to the Green Globes rating, assessment, and certification system MarketWire

HuHot Facebook Fan Conquers the Heat
With the summer heating up, there is no better way to enjoy the warmth of summer than with the newest Sauce of the Season. In July, HuHot Mongolian Grills across the United States will launch Mongolian Sunburn, a mix of sweet citrus flavors with a tangy and spicy kick, named by one of HuHot's Facebook fans. MarketWire

Flamingo Las Vegas Announces Plans to Open the First West Coast Carlos'n Charlie's
Flamingo Las Vegas is pleased to announce plans to open the first West Coast location of the high-energy Mexican eatery Carlos'n Charlie's, making its debut later this winter. MarketWire

Canyon Gold Corp. Enters Acquisition Agreement with Long Canyon Gold Resources Corp.
CANYON GOLD CORP. (PINK SHEETS: CGCC) (The Company) is pleased to announce that it is acquiring 100% of the issued and outstanding stock of Long Canyon Gold Resources Corp. (LCGRC) a private company becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of Canyon Gold Corp. The closing date of the Acquisition Agreement is set for July 20, 2011. MarketWire

Cavallo Point Lodge First to Offer Hotel In-Room Bartender Service With a View
Cavallo Point Lodge today announces the first-ever hotel In-room Bartender service with a view. Guests can create a unique experience as they entertain or celebrate a special occasion in the privacy of their own room, away from the crowd MarketWire

Coveo Announces Louis Tetu Appointed CEO, Laurent Simoneau Named President & CTO
Coveo announced today that Executive Chairman Louis Têtu has been appointed CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, and that Founder and CEO Laurent Simoneau has been named CTO and President. MarketWire

Laser Northeast Gathering Company Announces Commencement of New York Construction and Further Expansion Plans
Joined by landowners and local officials, Laser Northeast Gathering Company, LLC (Laser) officials held a ceremonial groundbreaking today to announce the commencement of construction on the New York portion of the proposed Susquehanna Gathering System after receipt of all permits last week MarketWire

Silver Use Grows With Infection Control Products, Reports The Silver Institute
Silver usage has grown exponentially in medicine and health-related products, notes The Silver Institute based here, which has been tracking its increased usage. MarketWire

The Medicines Company to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) has scheduled its quarterly conference call for Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss second quarter 2011 financial results, operational developments, and outlook for 2011. MarketWire

New Medline Surgical Face Mask First in U.S. to Inactivate Influenza Viruses and Seasonal and Pandemic Flu Strains
A new surgical face mask from Medline Industries, Inc., that is shown to inactivate 99.99 percent of laboratory tested flu viruses, including imminent pandemic and seasonal strains of influenza viruses, such as H1N1, Avian flu and Swine flu, has been cleared by the FDA to be marketed in the United States. MarketWire

Virgin HealthMiles Customer, PHH Corporation, Spotlighted in CBS Early Show Segment on Value of Incentives-Based Wellness in Lowering Healthcare Costs
More and more, organizations are realizing the power of incentives to drive healthy employee behaviors. A recent Virgin HealthMiles survey found 70 percent of employers now offer incentives to employees to participate in wellness initiatives MarketWire

University Park Veterinarians Announce Rattlesnake Vaccine to Protect Dogs From Snakebites
The University Animal Clinic in University Park, Florida has announced that it carries the Red Rock Biologics rattlesnake vaccine. Rattlesnake bites have become a serious problem for pets in the University Park, Sarasota, Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch communities in recent months MarketWire

Superseal to Expand Its Market Presence With New Wisconsin Manufacturing Facility
Hurd Windows and Doors announced that its subsidiary Superseal Windows and Doors will expand its manufacturing footprint and market presence with a new facility in Merrill, Wisconsin MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Announces Date for the 2011 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIPD) (NASDAQ: SHIPW) announced today that its annual general meeting of shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") will be held at the Company's executive offices at 1-3 Patriarchou Grigoriou, 16674 Glyfada, Athens, Greece, on August 3, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. local time MarketWire

Boise Chiropractor Announces New Website for Patients
Boise-based Active Health and Wellness has announced the launch of its new website, The site was redesigned to make it easier for patients to access information on the practice's services and include a comprehensive wellness library. The library contains information to educate patients about natural, non-invasive pain management and general wellness tips MarketWire

Gary Clark Jr. to Release Debut EP, Titled "Bright Lights," on Warner Bros. Records on August 9th
Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will release his major-label debut EP, Bright Lights, on August 9th on Warner Bros. Records. The title track, "Bright Lights," was produced by Rob Cavallo (Green Day, Dave Matthews Band, etc) while the remaining tracks were produced by Gary Clark Jr. The EP, his first release for Warner Bros MarketWire

Covario Named Among the AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies
Covario, Inc., one of the nation's largest independent providers of search marketing software solutions and agency services, was selected as a 2011 AlwaysOn Global 250 top private company. MarketWire

iSwifter Launches Version 4.0 Focused on Facebook Games After Seeing 2 Million Minutes of Facebook Game Play Time on iPads in 3 Months
After hundreds of thousands of downloads of its Apple-approved cloud-based Flash browser for Social Games and MMOs, iSwifter today revealed some key statistics about the demand for Facebook games on the iPad. MarketWire

Chiropractor in Colonia Remodels Website to Focus on Neck Pain, Back Pain, Sciatica
Back 2 Health Family Wellness Center, with two chiropractic centers located in Colonia, NJ and Little Silver, NJ, has announced its newly remodeled website, The redesigned website has expanded its resources and is intended to be a source of health information for patients in the Shrewsbury, Middletown, Red Bank, Woodbridge, Clark, and Edison areas of New Jersey MarketWire

AAA Presents Plans for "Traveling Adjustors" in Anticipation for Expansion Nationwide; Currently Licensed in 6 States While Enjoying Reciprocity of Several Other States
AAA Public Adjusting Group, Inc. (OTCQB: AAAA) (PINKSHEETS: AAAA) A company with over more than 4,000 clients and over 100 years combined experience adjusting insurance claims in southern Florida, would like to present their plans to take advantage of opportunities to enter a multi-state approach to adjusting Insurance claims MarketWire

Alliant Insurance Services Joins Forces With ACE Environmental Risk to Launch National Public Entity Environmental Insurance Program
Alliant Insurance Services (, the nation's leading specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced the creation of a national public entity environmental liability insurance program through a strategic alliance with ACE Environmental Risk, the U.S.-based environmental underwriting business of the ACE Group MarketWire

Greensboro Chiropractor Debuts New Website for Pain Management and Chiropractic Information
Greensboro chiropractic facility, Alternative Health Clinic, has announced the debut of a new website, The freshly revamped website is to serve as a complement to the services provided at the Alternative Health Clinic office. Treatment methods include chiropractic care, massage therapy, weight loss, and other non-invasive pain management methods MarketWire

GT Nexus Awarded for Supply Chain Innovation
GT Nexus today announced that it had been recognized by two leading industry trade magazines for technology excellence in 2011. MarketWire

SynQor Awarded Supplemental Damages/Certain Defendants Sanctioned
SynQor announced today that the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas has awarded supplemental damages to SynQor in the amount of $11,875,548 in its patent litigation suit against industry suppliers of unregulated and semi-regulated bus converters used in Intermediate Bus Architecture applications (SynQor, Inc. v. Artesyn Technologies, Inc. et al) MarketWire

Global Holdings, Inc. Enters Into Funding Agreement With Solite Technologies to Perfect and Market Revolutionary Daylight Harvesting Technology
Global Holdings (OTCBB: GOHG) (PINKSHEETS: GOHG) is pleased to announce an agreement for funding with New York based Eastern Funding for its joint venture with Solite, an Arizona-based technology company. Solite commercializes a patent-pending daylight harvesting solution that efficiently captures sunlight via rooftop collection arrays MarketWire

Overland Storage Enhances Worldwide Product Service and Support Offerings
Overland Storage, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced enhanced OverlandCare service offerings for the company's entire line of SnapServer NAS, SnapSAN, NEO Series tape products and REO Series VTL solutions MarketWire

Introducing Helping Travelers Win Big Before They Even Hit the Strip
While many people visit Las Vegas with hopes of winning big, is here to allow travelers to make this dream a reality before they ever step off the plane. launched in 2007, offering some of the best deals on and off the web on just about everything in Las Vegas, making it the ultimate source for a perfect Vegas getaway MarketWire

PSIGEN Software Now Available Through Dell/ASAP Software
PSIGEN Software, Inc., a provider of document scanning software and advanced document capture solutions, announced today that its products are now available to all Dell/ASAP Software customers MarketWire

Introducing Zacuto's FS100 Filmmaker Kit
Zacuto is proud to present the first camera stabilization rig designed specifically for Sony's new FS100 HD video camera. The FS100 Filmmaker Kit is an in-line shoulder mounted kit that allows shooters to mount the Zacuto EVF on the side of the camera by using the Zacuto EVF Rod Mount. This mounting configuration gives this camera setup the feel of a traditional ENG camera package. MarketWire

Fueled By Ramen Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Incredible Three Night Series of Concerts at New York City's Terminal 5; Stunning Slate of FBR Bands to Be Featured, With Paramore the First Announced Headliner; Full Lineup to Be Revealed Daily at; Platinum Ticket Packages Go On Sale July 2
Fueled By Ramen Records will celebrate its 15th anniversary with an extraordinary series of multi-artist shows at New York City's Terminal 5. The three-night extravaganza will kick off on September 7th with a hotly anticipated headline performance by Grammy Award-nominated superstars Paramore MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) today announced that, before the NASDAQ market opens on Friday, July 29, 2011, it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 MarketWire

PICS Expands Into the United Kingdom
PICS announced plans today to expand their international presence into the United Kingdom, with the first office opening in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire this month. The local team will grow PICS' contractor and safety management services throughout Europe and the wider region. MarketWire

Knoah Solutions to Expand Offshore Operations in Hyderabad, India
Coinciding with its 10th anniversary, Knoah Solutions, an award-winning global business process outsourcing (BPO) call center and quality assurance services company, has signed an agreement to occupy a 90,000 sq. ft. facility on the 110-acre business eco-system, Mindspace West Hyderabad MarketWire

LIVESTRONG(R) Announces Staff Appointments and Applauds Team Members' Achievements
Today, LIVESTRONG® announced the appointment of two major gift officers, Mindy Boyum and Ryan O'Donoghue, as well as an array of staff achievements including a national designation as an advanced health education practitioner for Andy Miller, executive vice president, and two staff selected as American Express NGen Fellows, Claire Neal and Dr. Ruth Rechis. MarketWire

Force Fuels Commences Phase II of the Drilling Plan With Carroll Energy
Force Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: FOFU) today announces the beginning of Phase II of its drilling plan with Carroll Energy, which includes preparing the reports needed to complete 15 new wells on the properties Force Fuels acquired. MarketWire

SMA Alliance Rushing for Market Share -- Employs 57 New Sales Reps
SMA Alliance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) has completed the organized expansion of its sales department in the automotive division, adding 57 new sales reps. SMAA now has physical representation throughout the entire United States, divided into seven regions. MarketWire

Zenprise to Host Webinar Featuring Best Practices for Securing Employee-Owned Smartphones and Tablets
Zenprise®, Inc., a leading provider of mobile device management software, today announced it is hosting the second in a series of IT best practice webinars focused on building, deploying, managing, growing and securing the mobile enterprise. MarketWire

NoMoreRack Celebrates a Brand New Look With Disney Vacation Getaways
NoMoreRack (, the ultimate daily deal and online shopping destination, brings the best deals to consumers now with even greater ease-of-use, thanks to an improved site design that streamlines navigation and support. The new look will give customers faster access to their favorite deals, and will help them enter into the Disneyland Vacation Giveaway from MarketWire

The Stars & Stripes Savings Event at The Ranch by William Lyon Homes Ends on July 18th
William Lyon Homes is giving buyers the opportunity to celebrate their independence during the Stars & Stripes Savings Event at The Ranch, now through July 18th MarketWire

Therap Services Expands Health Services Infrastructure With Oracle Servers
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Intersil Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Results on July 27th
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) will announce its second quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time MarketWire

Newcastle Limited Buys Two Investment Properties in Chicago
Newcastle Limited has acquired two investment properties, 525 West Stratford and 1200 West Granville, in an all cash deal for $9.1 million. Newcastle purchased the properties on behalf of its $500 million Chicago real estate investment platform. Jack Cassin and Bill Cassin of Apartment Investment Advisers represented the seller in the transaction. MarketWire

Casa Noble Tequila Partners With Music Icon Carlos Santana
Jose Hermosillo, Chairman and CEO, Casa Noble Tequila proudly announced today that music icon Carlos Santana has joined the Board and is now one of the owners of the brand. This new organizational change will allow Santana to be involved in the continued development of the brand which is already recognized as one of the finest handcrafted spirits in the world. MarketWire

Ascension Software(TM) Adds Android(TM) to Its Suite of ORION Optimized Platforms
Ascension Software announced today the successful integration of its popular ORION guest-service interface with the Android™ operating system and placement of the first guest-service application on the Android Marketplace™. MarketWire

New Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center Under Construction "Tops Out"
The final beam in the steel superstructure of the new Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center was put in place on July 5 during a traditional "topping out" ceremony that celebrated an important benchmark in the construction of the new hospital. MarketWire

Atlantic Southeast & ExpressJet Introduce New Name for Merged Airline
Atlantic Southeast Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), today announced that "SureJet" will be its company name upon completion of its merger with ExpressJet Airlines MarketWire

Leading Indonesian Industrialist to Be Involved in Rider Exploration, Inc.
Hakim, a prominent Indonesian businessman and financier, will be playing a lead role in the financing and management of Rider Exploration, a Mining company headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, it was announced today. MarketWire

Real Estate CEO Turns to the Cloud to Solve Her IT Woes
InfoStreet Inc., Cloud pioneer and provider of Cloud-based applications (apps), was chosen as provider of choice by Keys2Day Real Estate Team MarketWire

National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Announce Emergency Loan Program for Homeowners in Need of Assistance
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has launched the Emergency Homeowners Loan Program (EHLP) to assist homeowners who are at least 90 days late on their mortgage, and unemployed or working fewer hours because of the economy or a medical condition with monthly mortgage payments up to $50,000. MarketWire

Murata Selects GainSpan Ultra Low Power Wi-Fi Chipset for New Wi-Fi Module
GainSpan® Corporation, a leading developer of ultra low power embedded Wi-Fi solutions, announced that Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., the world-leading innovator in electronics and the largest global module supplier, has adopted GainSpan's GS1011 system-on-chip to build an "All-in-One" Wi-Fi module for sensor applications MarketWire

Lam Research Announces June Quarter Financial Conference Call
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX) announced today that the company will host its quarterly financial conference call and webcast on Wednesday, July 27, beginning at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. MarketWire

Orthopedic Device Makers Seek to Boost Profits With Biomaterial Products
Advances in gene therapy and stem cell research are driving the market for orthopedic biomaterials, notes Kalorama Information in its recently published report, "Orthopedic Biomaterials, the World Market." According to the healthcare market research firm, the orthopedic biomaterials market represents 14% of the global orthopedics market, or about $5 MarketWire

Jay Leno Ranked as the Most Dangerous Hollywood Celebrity in Cyberspace
Jay Leno is the most dangerous Hollywood celebrity in cyberspace, according to analysis of 25 million spam messages by BitDefender®, an award winning provider of innovative internet security solutions. After Leno, results revealed Madonna and Cameron Diaz to be the next most frequently used personalities by cyber criminals in spreading spam MarketWire

Lexion Capital Management Offers a Unique Approach to Wealth Management
In response to the repeated demand from her clients, Elle Kaplan, a successful Wall Street veteran, recently launched Lexion Capital Management, an independent boutique investment company based in New York City MarketWire

How Brainworks Addresses Mail Preparation With MailRoom ToolKit(R)
Brainworks Software originally designed their powerful Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) suite to help newspapers manage advertising. When Brainworks added newspaper circulation management to the roster it needed one extra component: mail preparation. MarketWire

Liquid Infusions Made Quick and Easy With Sous Vide Technique
Infused liquids, long celebrated as a gourmet delight, have traditionally been produced through a cumbersome process that takes weeks or even months to complete MarketWire

Silver Peak Leverages Virtualization to Enable Ubiquitous WAN Optimization
Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class wide area network (WAN) optimization, today unveiled its Virtual Acceleration Open Architecture (VXOA), a combination of software and flexible pricing options that enable customers, partners, and service providers to deploy WAN optimization more conveniently than ever. MarketWire

Drug Companies More Frequently Approaching Non-Traditional Healthcare Providers as Thought Leaders
Under regulatory pressure for greater transparency around relationships with physicians, pharma and biotech companies have increasingly approached mid-level providers and allied health professionals as thought leaders, according to new research from Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

Silver Peak and Avaya Integrate WAN Optimization on Branch Routers to Optimize Voice, Video and Data to Remote Offices
Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class wide area network (WAN) optimization, and Avaya, a global provider of business communications and collaboration solutions and services, today announced the availability of Silver Peak's VX family of virtual WAN optimization appliances on the Avaya Secure Router (SR) 4134 MarketWire

Introducing HandVibes Collectible Rings, the Newest Craze in Kids' Fashion
Caseyboy Productions, LLC, a new company dedicated to developing innovative products for children and young adults, today announced the introduction of HandVibes collectible rings. Taking the success and popularity of LiveStrong Wristbands and SillyBandz to the next level, HandVibes are poised to become the newest craze in collectible fashion. MarketWire

L'Auberge Carmel Receives High Honors in Travel + Leisure's Annual World's Best Hotels Award
L'Auberge Carmel, a prestigious member of Relais & Chateaux, with over 500 charming hotels and gourmet restaurants in 60 countries, is proud to be honored with a Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotel award. A previous recipient of the Travel + Leisure's top 500 Hotels, L'Auberge Carmel is particularly honored to be a reader favorite this year. MarketWire

AMG's engineering systems division partners with Spanish agencies to develop a new method for nuclear waste disposal
Amsterdam, 13 July 2011 --- AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V., ("AMG",EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") through its nuclear engineering business unit,Furnaces Nuclear Applications Grenoble ("FNAG"), Grenoble, France,announces ajoint development project with Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos,S.A MarketWire Issues Acquisition Update, Company on Track for Ninth Consecutive Month of Top Line Growth, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EYSM), an emerging leader in the Local Business Search Market, today confirmed that it has been upgraded to OTC Pink Current Information status on Additionally the Company issued a shareholder update regarding various projects and acquisitions it is currently working on. MarketWire

World's Only cGMP Pulse Drying Facility for the Production of Cyclodextrin Complexes Begins Operation in Alachua, Florida
CTD Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CTDH) (OTCBB: CTDH) announced today that it will celebrate the start of operations at the NanoSonic Products, Inc. manufacturing facility with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, July 25th, 2011. MarketWire

Common Sense Beer Brand Applauds Baseball Fan Who Caught and Returned 3,000th Hit
Miller High Life, the brand that stands up for common sense, announced today it is offering to cover the tax bill of New Yorker Christian Lopez, the fan who returned the 3,000th hit to the 28th player in baseball history to join that exclusive hit club MarketWire

Training Is Key for a New Era in Energy Production According to and Air Energi Survey
Surging demand for oil and natural gas will see an influx in investment and rise in activity across 2011. This is expected to create an increase in global hiring according to a joint report from, the international jobs board for the oil and gas industry, in association with partner Air Energi, a global provider of manpower solutions to the energy sector. MarketWire

U.S. Foodservice-Los Angeles Activates One of the Largest Solar Panel Systems in Southern California to Power Warehouse
Reinforcing its commitment to sustainability, U.S. Foodservice-Los Angeles today activated a 1.15 megawatt, 4,998 photovoltaic solar panel system, one of the largest solar projects in Southern California. It is expected to provide 16 percent of U.S. Foodservice-Los Angeles' power needs annually. MarketWire

BlueWave Technology Launches PipelineClaims 5.0 With ISO Support
BlueWave Technology™, a leading provider of property/casualty claims software, announced today the availability of PipelineClaims Version 5.0, an upgrade to the company's modern web-based claims administration system which now supports the ISO ClaimSearch Universal Format. MarketWire

BlueArc Appoints Chris White Vice President of Global Channel Sales
BlueArc® Corporation, a leader in scalable, high performance network storage, today announced the appointment of Chris White as vice president of global channel sales. White will be responsible for BlueArc's global channel program and will draw from more than a decade of enterprise sales experience to help support current and future partners. MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences' Advanced Critical Care Platform Now Available in the U.S.
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) clearance for its new EV1000 clinical monitoring platform MarketWire

VPG Introduces 'Selecting Precision Resistors' Technical Program
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors division (VFR) has introduced a new technical program for its customers in the United States, Europe, and Asia MarketWire

Zepol Reports June Vessel Imports Decrease 4.57%
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, reports that U.S. import shipment volume for June, measured in TEUs, decreased 4.57% from May and 7.38% from June of 2010. The total number of shipments also decreased 4.79% from May and more than 6% from June of 2010. Year to date, total TEUs are up 4.80% this year over last year. MarketWire

BIOLASE Announces Unaudited Preliminary Second Quarter Revenues
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that, based on an unaudited preliminary assessment of its financial performance for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011, the Company expects to report net revenue of approximately $12.0 million, up 104 percent from $5 MarketWire

Vicor Introduces 98% Efficient VI BRICK(TM) Bus Converters With 75V Input Transient Capability
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today announced its IBC054 Series of wide-input range VI BRICK Bus Converters. Available as drop-in upgrades for industry standard 5:1 and 4:1 converters, these eighth and quarter bricks achieve up to 98% efficiency from a 36V to 60V input voltage range at power levels from 300W up to 750W, with 2,250Vdc isolation from input to output MarketWire

PayChest Appoints Transfer Online as Transfer Agent
PayChest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) MarketWire

State of Wisconsin Selects Corticon's "No-Coding" Rules Engine for New Health Insurance Exchange System
Corticon today announced that the State of Wisconsin has selected Corticon's "no-coding" rules engine for its new Health Insurance Exchange (HIX) system. Automating business rules with Corticon lets Wisconsin streamline citizen eligibility, increase productivity, and reduce costs MarketWire

Pharmaceutical Specialty Sales Reps Now Spend 48% of Their Time Detailing
The amount of time that pharmaceutical specialty representatives spend detailing physicians and nurses in person amounts to 48 percent of their workload, according to new data from Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

Big Screen Entertainment Group Proud to Announce "William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet" to Air on Epix
Big Screen Entertainment Group (PINKSHEETS: BSEG) is pleased to announce that the Big Screen production along with Special Entertainment and Melis Production of "William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet" will air on Epix (Paramount, Lionsgate and MGM) at the end of July in association with Netflix. MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes Cloud, Outplacement, Product Lifecycle, ERP, Employee-Owned Device Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its IT Security, Human Capital Management, Information Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Applications, Wireless and Mobility research practices. MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes ERP, Data Governance, Customer-Centric Retail, Mobile Web App Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Enterprise Applications, Retail and Banking, Wireless and Mobility, and Customer Management Technology research practices. MarketWire

QSG(R) Extends Innovative Trading Analytics to Monitor FX Execution Costs
A catalyst for change in the currency markets erupted when many large public pension funds alleged that their custodian banks committed fraud on FX trades. With damage claims of hundreds of millions of dollars, the actions have prompted a wave of investigations by funds looking into the currency practices of their custodian banks MarketWire

Interbit Data Offers Optimized Workforce Scheduling and Employee Retention Solution to Healthcare Customers
Interbit Data, a leading provider of software and services connecting people and information for more efficient healthcare, is adding automated workforce scheduling and employee retention resources to it solutions offerings MarketWire

Leads360 Recruits Hong From AT&T Interactive as CFO
The industry leader in sales lead management software, Leads360 Inc., today announced that it hired Darian Hong, previously CFO of AT&T Interactive, as Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

Purfresh to Present at the Agriculture Innovation Conference
Purfresh, a leading provider of clean technologies that purify, protect, and preserve the global food supply chain, today announced that President and CEO, Mr. David Cope, will present at the Agriculture Innovation Conference being held at the University of California, Davis. Event details are as follows: MarketWire

Enterprise Holdings Continues Nation's Largest Electric Vehicle Rental Roll-Out, but Chairman and CEO Warns Transition Should Remain Evolutionary
Andrew C. Taylor, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Holdings, which is implementing the nation's largest electric vehicle (EV) rental rollout, will be one of the leading voices from the business sector at today's National Summit on Energy Security in Washington, D.C MarketWire

HyPower Fuel Announces Air Power Technology Information Release
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OneTravel Wins Prestigious 2011 LinkShare Golden Link Award for Publisher's Choice
OneTravel, a leading online travel booking site, has recently been honored by publishers in the LinkShare Network with the 2011 Golden Link Publisher's Choice Award, besting Orbitz and seventeen other finalists this year for the prestigious honor. The Publisher's Choice Award is bestowed to the advertiser with the most votes from the LinkShare publisher community MarketWire

Comstock Homebuilding Companies Announces Strategic Alliance With SunBridge Capital Management
Comstock Homebuilding Companies, Inc MarketWire

Dental Marketing Company Gets Orthodontic Practices to Top Three on Google
Master Google founder Ali Husayni continues to achieve quick, lasting results for clients with his organic SEO marketing services. MarketWire

Leopardo Awarded Half Million Square Feet of Tenant Interior Construction in Chicago
Since April, Leopardo has been awarded more than 500,000 square feet in tenant interior construction contracts. Below are five of the interior projects Leopardo has recently won. MarketWire

Global Technologies Group, Inc. Has Completed a Complete Review of Solicitation for Department of the Navy Remediation Projects
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) Global and its partner companies have reviewed, over the last few weeks, the solicitation program for remediation projects and evaluated all "interested parties" submissions MarketWire

Helen Z. Cousins, Executive Vice President and CIO, Lincoln Trust Co. - Winner of the Technology Executive of the Year Award at the 2011 CSIA Apex Awards
Helen Cousins, Executive Vice President and CIO, Lincoln Trust Co., was announced today as the recipient of the Technology Executive of the Year award. The Apex Awards are prestigious technology awards recognizing outstanding accomplishments and leadership by Colorado's advanced technology industry. MarketWire

Vibrant CEO and Co-Founder Doug Stevenson Steps Down; CFO Jeff Babka Promoted to COO Running Day-to-Day Operations
Vibrant Media, the leading provider of contextual advertising solutions, today announced that CEO and co-founder Doug Stevenson has stepped down from his CEO position. Vibrant co-founder Craig Gooding was named non-executive Chairman and will serve as strategic counsel with a focus on products and technology MarketWire

Leading Credit Union Selects Cicero XM(TM)
Cicero Inc. (OTCBB: CICN) announced today that one of the nation's leading credit unions has selected Cicero XM software for use across their organization, to enable a differentiated level of member service. MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group to Create Non Executive Advisory Board
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE) a lithium and alternative energy mining company announced today that it is creating a non executive advisory board for strategic consulting to the company. The board will be comprised of an international mix of advisors focused on the strategic development of the company and potential joint partners. MarketWire

Envision Design Named a Preferred Partner by Kerio Technologies
Kerio Technologies, Inc. today announced that Envision Design LLC, a leading provider of consulting and training services for businesses using Apple technologies in the Houston area, has attained Kerio Preferred Partner status MarketWire

New in Q2: KELL Partners Continues Strong Growth and Momentum With New Clients, New Services and New Office Space
Following a record first quarter, KELL Partners, the Software-as-a-Service consulting specialists for nonprofits, continued its 2011 momentum with a strong Q2, increasing revenue by more than 80 percent year-over-year. MarketWire

Green Star Signs Agreement to Launch a Major Marketing Campaign for Its TVT Product Line
Today Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced that it has signed an agreement with Harrison & Horlick to launch a marketing campaign for the TVT Lubricant Product Line. MarketWire

Capital Window Fund Sponsors Bobby Labonte Car in Upcoming NASCAR Sprint Series Race
The Capital Window Fund I, L.P., a technology and opportunistic growth fund, is sponsoring 2000 champion driver Bobby Labonte and the No. 47 Toyota Camry in the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Series Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday, July 17, 2011. MarketWire

CO2 Laser Focusing Lenses From Laser Research Optics Are Mounted and Ready to Install
Laser Research Optics is introducing a full line of CO2 laser focusing lenses that can be supplied in mounts as complete assemblies for easy lens replacement in Amada® Lasers. MarketWire

L.E.K. Consulting Profiles the New Face of Blockbuster Drugs
L.E.K. Consulting today announced new findings that reveal how the blockbuster drug market is changing, project continued blockbuster shifts through 2015 and outline ramifications for biopharma and life sciences companies in the future. MarketWire

Frontier Strategy Group Launches New Emerging Markets Insights Blog
Frontier Strategy Group (FSG) is the premier provider of business insight to senior executives in emerging markets. FSG today launched its new analysts' blog, called "Emerging Markets Insights." It will be the first time FSG has publicly shared its proprietary intelligence with the media and senior executives outside its existing clients. MarketWire

Sage North America Announces Customer Awards Program Winners
Sage North America announced today the winners of its third annual Customer Awards Program. Six companies were recognized at the Sage Summit conference in Washington, DC. Selected by a panel of independent judges with vast experience across the technology spectrum, the awards recognize the outstanding business achievements of customers using Sage products and services. MarketWire

Rogue Resources Launches Social Media Program
Rogue Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RRS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has retained the services of RBL Communications ("RBL") ( to implement and manage a complete social media program. The program is designed to provide the Company with a greater online presence, as well as improved investor communication and corporate branding. MarketWire

African Gold Group, Inc. Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment Generates $216.9 Million NPV and 90% IRR
African Gold Group, Inc., ("AGG" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: AGG) is pleased to announce the results of a positive NI 43-101 compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment (the "PEA" or the "Study") that evaluates the potential of an open pit, bulk mining model, utilizing a gravity recovery process plant, at the Company's Kobada (Mali) gold project. The consulting group Bumigeme Inc MarketWire

Summer Is an Exciting Time at Scrubs & Beyond
With the summer months upon us, there has never been a better time to renew your scrubs wardrobe. Scrubs & Beyond is excited to announce a great selection of new and exclusive designs to choose from just in time for fun in the sun. Scrubs & Beyond is carrying several new designs from old favorites for the summer season MarketWire

SPi Global Stands Out Among Top 100 Outsourcing Companies
SPi Global, the largest Filipino-owned BPO company, has ranked among the top 100 outsourcing service providers in the world, according to two of the most reputable international outsourcing industry organizations. MarketWire

Circle Star Energy Appoints G. Jonathan Pina as CFO
Circle Star Energy Corp. (OTCBB: CRCL) (the "Company" or "Circle Star") is pleased to announce the addition of G. Jonathan Pina as Chief Financial Officer, effective July 11, 2011. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Pina will provide input on the Company's growth strategy and determine the Company's fiscal roadmap. MarketWire

One to One Global Acquires Leading Mobile Marketing Firm, Renu Mobile
One to One Global, an interactive marketing and technology firm, today announced its acquisition of Renu Mobile, an award-winning mobile marketing agency headquartered in Boston. MarketWire

C3 Metrics' Labs: 37% of Online Transactions Exit Purchase Funnel via Brand Search
In the second installment of its C3 Metrics' Labs series, C3 Metrics analyzed a subset of data across its client base to determine the last interaction before a consumer exits the purchase funnel and transacts online. The report is a follow-up to its first C3 Metrics' Labs report, which sought to determine the top sources of origination for online transactions MarketWire

VSB Bancorp, Inc. Second Quarter 2011 Results of Operations
VSB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSBN) reportednet income of $427,704 for the second quarter of 2011, a decrease of$34,672, or 7.50%, from the second quarter of 2010. The following unauditedfigures were released today. Pre-tax income was $788,345 in the secondquarter of 2011, compared to $852,349 for the second quarter of 2010. Netincome for the quarter was $427,704, or basic income of $0 MarketWire

V12 Group Announces the Release of Their Data Management As A Service (DMaaS) Platform
V12 Group, Inc., a leading provider of premium data and data technology, announced the release of their new Data Management As A Service (DMaaS) Platform today. This platform is a comprehensive approach to managing data that improves business performance, mitigates risk and eliminates the capital burden on businesses. MarketWire

Building Turbines, Inc. Strengthens IP Portfolio With New Patent Filing
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW) ("BT" or the "company"), a developer of commercial building rooftop mounted horizontal-axis wind turbines, announced today that it has filed for its third patent. MarketWire

Vulcan GMS Offers Customers Multiple Ways to Save When Buying Radiation-Protection Components
Vulcan GMS, Inc. (, a supplier of custom-made lead products, has published a six-point checklist describing ways to reduce the cost of purchasing radiation shielding. "The first way to get significant savings is to specify a lead alloy," said Tom Ray, President of Vulcan GMS MarketWire

Acceptance of GRE(R) Scores for Admission Into MBA Programs Is Growing Fast
In nearly two months, 100 additional business schools have joined the more than 500 already accepting the GRE® General Test for MBA admissions. This latest surge brings the total to more than 600 business schools worldwide using GRE scores for their MBA programs and underscores a growing trend in business school admissions. MarketWire

TP-LINK Expands Distribution Network to Include
TP-LINK, a global provider of networking products, announced the start of its business relationship with TigerDirect as well as its sister sites CompUSA and Circuit City, giving consumers more options with where to purchase TP-LINK products. By extending its reach into these outlets, TP-LINK networking products continue to favorably compete with other networking providers. MarketWire

Triple Point Expands Product With New Shipping Intelligence and Decision Support Capability
Triple Point Technology, the leading global provider of software to manage commodities and enterprise risk, announced today the availability of Softmar Chartering and VesselOps™ version 1108R. The new release of Triple Point's flagship chartering and vessel operations software provides shipping participants with real-time intelligence for vessel position and spot cargos MarketWire

Shipwire Receives Capital Injection From eBay and Newell Rubbermaid
Shipwire™, the leading independent provider of outsourced order fulfillment, today announced a capital investment from new investors eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) and Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE: NWL), and joined by existing investor Meakem Becker Venture Capital MarketWire

Taleo Chief Financial Officer to Present at the Oppenheimer 14th Annual Technology & Communications Conference
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the leading provider of on-demand talent management solutions, announced today that it will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 14th Annual Technology & Communications Conference, being held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. MarketWire

SmithGroup Hires Senior Architects to Strengthen Science & Technology and Healthcare Studios
Moving to further strengthen its position in national healthcare, science and research markets, SmithGroup (, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering, interiors, and planning firms, announced it has hired influential architects Robert Colyer, AIA, LEED AP BD+C and Sam D'Amico, AIA, LEED AP, BD+C. MarketWire

Call for Speakers: NCPDP 2012 Annual Conference
The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), a not-for-profit pharmacy standards development organization, invites pharmacy and healthcare industry thought leaders and innovators to submit speaker abstracts for the NCPDP 2012 Annual Technology & Business Conference. The conference will be held May 6-10, 2012, in Phoenix, Arizona MarketWire

Scorpio Tankers Amends Its 2010 Credit Facility Making It a Reducing Revolving Facility and Agrees to Time Charter-In Two Vessels
Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) (the "Company" or "Scorpio Tankers") announced today that it has amended its 2010 Credit Facility converting it to a reducing revolving credit facility from a term loan and that it has agreed to time charter-in two vessels. MarketWire

ForeScout Sponsors SANS Webinar on "What Works to Prevent Network Attacks: Automating Network Access Control, Endpoint Compliance and Threat Management"
ForeScout Technologies announced that Alan Paller, director of research for the SANS Institute, and Waqas Akkawi, senior manager of global information security at SIRVA Inc., will discuss what works to prevent network attacks MarketWire

Cleartronic Launches New Corporate Website
Technology development company Cleartronic, Inc. (OTCBB: CLRI) today announced the launch of a new corporate website, MarketWire

Ohr Pharmaceutical Announces Positive Animal Studies for Novel Squalamine Eye Drop for Wet-AMD
Ohr Pharmaceutical (OTCBB: OHRP) today announced positive results from two critical animal studies on the recently announced Squalamine eye drop formulation for the treatment of wet-age related macular degeneration ("wet-AMD") MarketWire

ZBB to Provide Energy Storage for Illinois Institute of Technology's "Perfect Power" Micro-Grid Project
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), the leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, announced today a contract from City Cottage Group to provide a 500kWH energy storage system for use in a micro-grid application at the Illinois Institute of Technology Campus in Chicago, IL, utilizing ZBB's third generation Zinc-bromide flow battery. MarketWire

Gentex Shipping Its SmartBeam(R) Feature for Audi A7
Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX), the Zeeland, Michigan-based manufacturer of automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and camera-based driver-assist systems for the automotive industry, commercial fire protection products and dimmable aircraft windows announced that its SmartBeam® high-beam assist system is now available on the new 2011 Audi A7. The A7, a five-door coupe, is sold worldwide MarketWire

Iron Eagle Announces Over $10,000,000 in New Contracts for the Three Months Ended June 30, 2011
Iron Eagle Group, Inc. (OTCQB: IEAG) (PINKSHEETS: IEAG), a construction and contracting services provider in the infrastructure, commercial, and government markets, today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Delta Mechanical, has been awarded a number of new contracts totaling approximately $10.8 million. MarketWire

Bat Blue Joins Telx cloudXchange for Highly Available Cloud Services
Telx®, a leading interconnection and data center provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that Bat Blue, a provider of end-to-end cloud, network and security technologies and services, has joined the Telx cloudXchange MarketWire Adds Pierce Group Benefits to Its Third Party Administrator Network Increasing Direct Reach to Consumers With FSA/HSA Accounts, the only e-commerce site stocked exclusively with flexible spending account eligible products and services, today announced its partnership with Pierce Group Benefits, a provider of employee benefit packages including flexible spending accounts for approximately 130,000 participants. MarketWire

Marathon Redefines and Expands Windows Application Uptime Protection With New Offering
Marathon Technologies, the leading provider and innovator of application availability solutions, today announced the introduction of everRun MX Express, a new competitively-priced availability solution that provides broader and simpler implementation options for any organization looking to protect Windows applications from downtime MarketWire

WeDriveU and Global Ground Automation Extend Corporate Ground Travel Choices and Savings With Chauffeur Drive
WeDriveU, Inc., the leader in professional driver staffing, today announced a partnership with Global Ground Automation, Inc. (GGA), a Rearden Commerce company, to integrate Chauffeur Drive by WeDriveU with GGA's online ground transportation marketplace MarketWire

TTC Provides NextBus(R) from WebTech Wireless to Bus Riders
Webtech Wireless Inc. (TSX: WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, announced today that bus arrival predictions generated by its NextBus Real-Time Passenger Information System (RTPIS) have been released by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) as part of their Next Vehicle Arrival System (NVAS) initiative MarketWire Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results Call Invitation® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS® postage online and shipping software to approximately 400,000 customers, today announced an invitation to join the Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call. The call will take place Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 5:00 pm ET and will be webcast from our Investor Relations Web site at MarketWire

Independent Customer Survey Reveals 96% of Nexsan Customers Are "Highly Satisfied" With Nexsan Storage Systems
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, today announced the results of a recent customer research study performed by the customer metrics and research organization, TechValidate MarketWire

SMART Modular Technologies to Mail Definitive Proxy Materials
SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc MarketWire

Badgeville Closes $12 Million Series B Financing Led by Norwest Venture Partners
Badgeville, The Social Loyalty Platform, today announced it has closed a $12 million Series B round led by Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) and El Dorado Ventures, with participation from existing institution Trinity Ventures and Webb Investment Network. MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Issues Corporate Report
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "Radient" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, announced today it has issued a Corporate Report. This 12-page document provides an overview of Radient's business, its products, its markets, its strategy, and its finances MarketWire

Implant Sciences Files New Patent Application on Method for Reducing False Alarms in Explosives Trace Detection
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced it has filed a new patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office. The patent application, "Chemical Analysis Using Hyphenated Low and High Field Ion Mobility," is one of several pending for Implant Sciences MarketWire Opens Public Beta: Connects Public to Publishers, Designers and Data (, the new Silicon Valley-based platform that showcases the diversity and beauty of visualizations, connecting creators with audiences and publishers with content, today launches into public beta, opening its site to the public at-large. MarketWire

ERF Wireless Adds New Vertical Market Revenue Stream by Completion of Construction of 2.5-GHz Licensed Wireless Broadband Networks for Four Texas Public School Districts
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFW), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless broadband products and services, announced today that the company has recently completed four separate projects with four Texas Public School Districts for the design, engineering and construction of wireless broadband networks utilizing the respective districts' 2.5-GHz Education Broadband Service (EBS) licenses MarketWire

Tongxin International to Present Company's Achievements and Growth Plans at Global Hunter Securities Conference in San Francisco on July 19
Tongxin International Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: TXIC), a China-based manufacturer of engineered vehicle body structures ("EVBS") and stamped parts for the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that William Zielke, the Company's CEO, will present a full overview of Tongxin's achievements, market position, new business initiatives and plans for growth at the Global Hunter Securities Conference MarketWire

Augme Technologies Announces First Quarter Revenue Increase of 321% to $1.2 Million
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), aleader in full service mMarketing mobile marketing solutions utilizingpatented technology that enables the world's largest brands to plan, build,deploy and track mobile marketing campaigns with their target audiences,today announced its operating results for the first quarter of FY2012 MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Signs Strategic Agreement With IBM
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) signed a worldwide cross-license agreement with IBM. The two companies also signed a new agreement that will offer the Crossroads ReadVerify® Appliance (RVA®) to IBM customers. MarketWire

The Online Trust Alliance Announces 6th Annual Online Trust Forum in Washington, DC October 17-19
The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) today announced the 6th annual Online Trust Forum, "Realizing the Promise of Trust," to be held at the Washington Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC, October 17-19, during National Cybersecurity month MarketWire

IHOP Partners With Kids LiveWell as an Inaugural Leader to Provide Healthful Menu Options for Families
IHOP®, one of America's favorite restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner, today announced it has joined Kids LiveWell as an inaugural leader in the restaurant industry's efforts to provide more healthful menu choices for children and families. Kids LiveWell is a new, nationwide initiative created by the National Restaurant Association in collaboration with HealthyDiningFinder MarketWire

Reflect Scientific, Inc. Receives $80K Order for OEM Chromatography Products
Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCBB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries, announced that a major supplier of chromatography products has placed an order for $80K of custom OEM glass products. MarketWire

Consumer Credit Card Debt Falls 10 Percent From January, 17 Percent From June 2010, the consumer's credit advocate, today released its mid-year U.S. Credit Score Climate Report. Nationally, consumer credit card debt decreased 10 percent during the first half of the year and 17 percent from a year ago, falling to $6,472. Consumers in 12 states decreased credit card debt greater than the national average, including: MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Inc. Funds Bond Increase to $515,000; Completes Pride of the West Mill Financial Warranty Agreement
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFIA) (PINKSHEETS: CGFIA) announces that on June 9, 2011 the Company has satisfied the Joint Stipulation, dated February 4, 2011, between the Company and the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety ("DRMS"). MarketWire

iPerceptions' 4Q Suite Helps Boost British Columbia Institute of Technology's Website Conversion by Nearly 300%
iPerceptions Inc. (TSX-V: IPE), a leading provider of web-focused Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics based on actual visitor feedback, today announced that the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) is using 4Q Suite on its primary website,, to increase satisfaction and conversion for prospective students. MarketWire

Rentech to Build Biomass Jet Fuel Production Plant in White River, Ontario, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Rentech Incorporated (AMEX:RTK) (Los Angeles, California) has been selected by the Ontario government to construct a renewable jet fuel biomass production plant in the township of White River, Ontario. MarketWire

Alcoa Continues to Show Solid Growth in Second-Quarter 2011 as Revenues, Profits Hit Records, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Aluminum maker Alcoa Incorporated (NYSE:AA) (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) posted stunning results for the second quarter of 2011, boasting record quarterly alumina revenues and record profits in its midstream and downstream businesses. Net income was reported to be $322 million, compared with $136 million in second-quarter 2010. MarketWire

Clean and Green Hydropower Needs to Maintain Its Share in U.S. Electricity Mix, a "Navigating the Currents of Change" Webcast on
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Hydropower, the cleanest and greenest source of electricity, accounts for about 7% of the U.S. electricity mix today. Many hydro dams were built in the early or middle parts of the 20th century, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) (Washington, D.C.) must relicense them. MarketWire

Wind Development Continues Growth in U.S. Midwest and Great Lakes Regions, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- As the sun continues to rise on the solar power sector and the price of natural gas remains low, some may think that activity in the wind power sector is beginning to slow. However, nothing could be further from the truth. The wind sector is still very much alive and strong, especially in the Midwest and the Great Lakes regions MarketWire

Mobily Launches Saudi Arabia's First Public Cisco TelePresence Suite
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) -- Mobily, the official brand name of Etihad Etisalat and a leading mobile and data service provider in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, today unveiled the first public Cisco TelePresence Suites® venue in the Kingdom. The suite is centrally located in Riyadh city at the Mobily headquarters adjacent to Kingdom Tower. MarketWire

Jeffrey Strauss Returns to Butterfield Fulcrum to Head U.S. Operations
Senior industry executive Jeffrey Strauss has returned to Butterfield Fulcrum, a leading top five independent fund services provider, to head US operations. As President of Butterfield Fulcrum Group (US) Inc., Mr. Strauss will be responsible for all aspects of the US market for the company including sales, marketing, operations and growth. MarketWire

basysKom, Codero, Gluster and Nixu Open Join The Linux Foundation
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that four new members are joining the organization: basysKom, Codero, Gluster and Nixu Open. MarketWire

Joyent and Cloud9 Partner to Provide Ready-to-Deploy Node.js IDE
In an arrangement that brings together the work of JavaScript inventor Brendan Eich and Node.js inventor Ryan Dahl, Joyent and Cloud9 IDE, Inc. today announced an agreement to provide web application developers with a one-stop cloud development and deployment platform for Node.js applications from within the Cloud9 IDE (Integrated Development Environment). MarketWire

Oracle Announces Comprehensive User Engagement Platform
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

GreenWave Reality Providing Innovative SmartHome Solution to SEAS-NVE for Breakthrough Energy Management Project in Denmark
GreenWave Reality, a global innovator in home energy management and automation systems, announced today that it has been selected by Denmark's largest consumer-owned energy company, SEAS-NVE, to provide its cutting-edge home energy management solution to a select group of customers beginning this month, with plans to offer it to all its customers in 2012 MarketWire

Medivation Names Stewart Hallett Vice President of Clinical Operations
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that Stewart Hallett, MBA, has been promoted to vice president, clinical operations. He takes the position with nearly 20 years of biopharmaceutical and healthcare industry experience and 16 years of direct experience in clinical research and development. MarketWire

SolarWinds Completes TriGeo Acquisition, Introduces SolarWinds Log & Event Manager
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, announced today the immediate availability of SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM), a new product based on the technology obtained through its acquisition of TriGeo Network Security, Inc MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. to Release Second-Quarter Financial Results on Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) will release financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2011 before the market open on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. Management will also conduct a conference call to review the Company's financial results and the outlook for 2011. MarketWire

Zweena(R) CEO John Phelan Discusses the Structured Health Data Revolution and Its Role in Personal Health Records During 2011 New Jersey Health Information Exchange Summit
Zweena®, which powers the leading patient portal for creating and managing a fully digital Personal Health Record (PHR), today announced that Zweena CEO John Phelan will discuss the structured health data revolution and its critical role in personal health records during the 2011 New Jersey Health Information Exchange Summit. Established U.S MarketWire

Magento Commerce and Join Forces to Bring Business-to-Consumer Usability to Business-to-Business eCommerce
Business-to-Business eProcurement took a major leap forward with the partnership of Magento & MarketWire

Prometric Automates Florida and New York Nurse Aide Applications
Prometric, trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, today announced that it has launched a new automated application process to better service New York and Florida Nurse Aide candidates. Candidates of these programs can now complete and submit applications using an online process that will substantially reduce turn-around times for scheduling their exams. MarketWire

New Study Suggests That a Breakfast Including Almonds May Help to Maintain Fullness Throughout the Day
The addition of almonds to breakfast -- long hailed as the most important meal of the day -- may help sustain feelings of fullness based on the results of a recent study. MarketWire

Turkcell Technology Uses Oracle Complex Event Processing for Extreme Scale Mobile Networks
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Chef Pals(TM) Meat Thermometers to Be Released During Atlanta Gift Show
The Chef Pals™ series of meat thermometers/alarms will be released during the 2011 Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, July 15-19. Chef Pals™ is a wholly-owned brand of Parasia. MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Issues International Housing Report
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC today released a report on international housing markets, which compares similar four-bedroom, two-bathroom homes in 30 countries and more than 60 markets outside the United States and Canada. MarketWire

Mobile Cloud Enterprise Revenues to Reach $39 bn by 2016 as Operators Roll Out Unified Communications Offerings, Juniper Research Finds
A new report from Juniper Research has found that annual revenues derived from mobile cloud based enterprise services are expected to reach $39 billion by 2016 as mobile network operators increasingly offer corporate clients an array of unified communications suites. MarketWire

Update on "Rowan Norway" N-Class Jack-Up Rig & FDP

TWDL and Meadow Gold Dairies Working Toward Production of Vita-Breeze(C) Flavored Water Products
Texas Wyoming Drilling, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TWDL) reports that its wholly owned subsidiary, Legacy Rock, has been working closely with Meadow Gold Dairies in Las Vegas, a division of Dean Foods, to produce and market their new bottled water products MarketWire

Mercom Capital Group Reports Second Quarter 2011 Funding and M&A Activity for Smart Grid
Mercom Capital Group llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, today released funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the Smart Grid sector for the second quarter of 2011. MarketWire Morning Alerts: Sky Power Solutions, Microsoft, News Corporation, Sirius, Intel, Level 3 Communications, Marina Biotech and Comcast is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire Morning Alerts: Sky Power Solutions, Bank of America, Ford, General Electric, Pfizer, Charles Schwab, Sprint, MGM Mirage and Citigroup is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire Morning Alerts: Sky Power Solutions, Portage Resources, Borders Group, Terrastar Corporation, Options Media Group, Easylink Solutions and Sino Forrest is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire Morning Alerts: Sky Power Solutions, Generex Biotech, Neomedia Tech, Advanced Cell Tech, Savwatt USA, Augme Technologies, Xinde Technology, Soligenix & Converted Organics is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

El Paso Corporation Announces Cash Tender Offers for Senior Notes
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) today announced the commencement of cash tender offers to purchase the ten series of its outstanding senior notes listed in the tables below. The specific terms and conditions of the tender offers are described in the Offer to Purchase dated July 13, 2011. The tender offers will expire at 11:59 p.m MarketWire

Nova Development Unit of Avanquest Software Launches the Mac SuperBundle Summer 2011
Nova Development, a consumer unit of leading global software developer and publisher Avanquest Software (PARIS: AVQ), is proud to announce the release of the Mac SuperBundle Summer 2011. Valued at over $350 if purchased separately, the ten software titles included in the Mac SuperBundle are available for just $49 and include powerful tools no Mac user should do without MarketWire

FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. achieves 100% fleet utilization for FJORD and FJELL in Q2
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) reported fleet utilization of 100% for FJORD and FJELL in its Q2 financial accounts released to the market today. The company reported operating profits for the quarter of USD 1.4 million on time charter revenues of USD 5.5million. The FJELL has successfully transported a flotilla of 16 tug boats from Singapore to Maracaibo, Venezuela GlobeNewswire

Van Lanschot: Standard & Poor's affirms credit rating
The rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has today reconfirmed F. van Lanschot Bankiers N.V.'s credit rating at Single A minus (stable outlook). In its report, S&P states that this affirmation of the credit rating is due in part to the bank's good capitalization and sound funding and liquidity position. GlobeNewswire

Bellevue Group announces one-time impairment charges for the first half of 2011
Bellevue Group AG /Bellevue Group announces one-time impairment charges for the first half of 2011. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Leasinvest Real Estate extends lease contract in Antwerp and concludes new lease contract in Brussels for a total of 35,000 m² of logistics
Real estate investment trust Leasinvest Real Estate (Euronext LEAS) concludes 2 lease contracts. In Kontich (Antwerp) Federal Mogul extends its lease contract for approximately 23,700 m² and in Neder-over-Heembeek (Brussels) a new lease for 7,200 m² (with possibility for extension to 10,000 m²) has been signed with Cameleon/Famous Clothes.   GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         13.7.2011 GlobeNewswire

AMG's engineering systems division partners with Spanish agencies to develop a new method for nuclear waste disposal
Amsterdam, 13 July 2011 --- AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V., ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") through its nuclear engineering business unit, Furnaces Nuclear Applications Grenoble ("FNAG"), Grenoble, France, announces a joint development project with Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos, S.A GlobeNewswire

Origin Enterprises Plc - Completion of Strategic Acquisition
ARYZTA AG /Origin Enterprises Plc - Completion of Strategic Acquisition. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä acquires Cedervall, the Swedish manufacturer of marine shaft seal and bearing systems
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press Release, 13 July 2011, at 4.20 pm (EET)    Wärtsilä has acquired Cedervall, one of the leading manufacturers of shaft seal and bearing systems for the marine industry GlobeNewswire

Q2 2011 Interim Result Presentation
The hosts of the presentation are Mats Granryd, CEO and Lars Nilsson, CFO GlobeNewswire

SBX-Summons to Bondholders' Meeting 21 July 2011
Cyprus, 13 July 2011 GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä receives propulsion package orders for four new dredger vessels
Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade and Technical Press release, 13 July, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Elcoteq plans to restructure its operations and commences co-operation negotiations in Finland
Elcoteq SEStock Exchange Release July 13, 2011 at 9:50 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

Focused ownership for Global sourcing
(Oslo, 13 July 2011) EDB ErgoGroup ASA has decided on a renewed and intensified strategy for Global sourcing as part of the company's overall strategy. The first phase in this work will be to establish a focused ownership structure that underpins a stable and cost-effective sourcing model aimed at serving the Nordic market. GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup reports EBITA of NOK 166 million for the second quarter
(Oslo, 13 July 2011) EDB ErgoGroup reports operating revenue for the second quarter of 2011 of NOK 3,202 million, as compared to pro forma NOK 3,155 million in the same quarter of last year. Operating profit before intangible asset amortisation (EBITA) was NOK 166 million, as compared to pro forma NOK 156 million for the second quarter of 2010 GlobeNewswire

SBX- Postponement of Bond due 14 July 2011 by up to two months

Imtech: 105 million euro energy management contracts in Germany
Gouda - Imtech (technical services provider in Europe) has obtained several new energy management contracts with industrial producers like Voith Paper, Andritz Hydro, SKF, Böhringer, Freudenberg and Winkelmann in Germany, with a combined value of over 105 million euro GlobeNewswire

KBC Group formally applies to European Commission to amend its 2009 strategic plan
Regulated information* - 13 July 2011 (08.10 a.m. CEST) GlobeNewswire

Jay Taylor Interviews Ron Perry, Vice-President and Director of Metanor Resources (TSXV:MTO) in the latest "Face the Analyst" Video Series - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 13, 2011 - Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at, interviews Ron Perry, Vice-President and Director of Metanor Resources (TSXV:MTO). GlobeNewswire Reports Second Quarter Revenues up 318% Over Comparable Period Last Year and Profitability Reached in June
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 13, 2011 - announced its financial results for the second quarter and the six months ended June 30, 2011, with second quarter revenues up 318% over the comparable period in 2010. GlobeNewswire

Metso to supply minerals processing equipment to TISCO in China
Metso Corporation's press release on July 13, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

AboveNet Provides High Bandwidth Solutions to QiComm Data Centre

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: June Revenue Numbers
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: June Revenue Numbers. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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