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'The Opium War' Set to Reopen Debate
The Opium War of 1839 to 1842 is being given a fresh viewing in a new book by British writer Julia Lovell. Titled The Opium War, the new account will be launched at the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, which runs 20-26 July ACN Newswire Q2 Global PC Shipments Increased 2.6%
According to the market research firm, in the second quarter of 2011, the global PC shipments grew 2.6%. Due to the economic downturn and consumers' preference for smart phones and Apple's iPad tablet, the growth rate ofPC in the second quarter is slightly lower than expected. China-telecommunications ACN Newswire

Showa Denko (SDK) to Raise Prices of High-Purity Fluorine-Based Gases for Electronics
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to increase prices of its high-purity fluorine-based gases for electronics. Specifically, SDK will increase prices of high-purity FC-116 (C2F6) and FC-14 (CF4) gases by 500 yen per kilogram each as from shipments on August 1, 2011. SDK will start contacting its customers concerning this price increase ACN Newswire

Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Expand Collaboration: Navara Pickup to be Manufactured at Mitsubishi Motors' Plant in Thailand
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced that the two companies have agreed to manufacture the current generation Nissan Navara, a one-ton pickup truck, at Mitsubishi Motors' plant in the Laem Chabang Industrial Estate in Thailand. The production under this agreement is scheduled to commence in 2012 ACN Newswire

Williams Controls Announces Two New Indian Business Awards
Williams Controls (NASDAQ: WMCO) announced today that it has been awarded new production programs with two Indian commercial vehicle manufacturers for its Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) and Sensor products. These awards are for new vehicle platforms for the India market and will be supported from Williams' manufacturing facility in Pune, India. Shipments are expected to begin in 2013. MarketWire

Save the Date for November 11th, 2011 for the Spectacular 20th Anniversary Celebration of Project Playhouse(R)
Do not miss a spectacular evening of fine dining, a concert by Super Diamond and a spirited live auction of whimsical playhouses when HomeAid Orange County hosts the 20th Anniversary Celebration of Project Playhouse® MarketWire

DHC USA Debuts
40 million Americans of all ages are plagued by acne. While fighting acne can be a challenge, buying your acne treatment shouldn't be. DHC USA Inc., a distinguished provider of high-quality beauty and skincare products, is pleased to announce the launch of its Acne Clear Solution website, www.AcneClearSolution MarketWire

LeoNovus(TM) Announces the Initial Closing of Its Private Placement
LeoNovus Inc. ("LeoNovus" or the "Company") (TSX-V: LTV), announced today it has raised gross proceeds of CDN $1,316,890 by way of a non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") of 4,389,633 units ("the Units") at a price of CDN $0.30 per Unit MarketWire

Strike Action Taken at Sandvik Materials Technology Canada by CAW Local 2228 Workers
Sandvik Materials Technology Canada, Management Negotiating Committee MarketWire

First Annual Bay Area Science Festival: October 29-November 6, 2011
The San Francisco Bay Area is known for its groundbreaking work in science and technology, yet many who call the Bay Area home have little to no opportunity to experience the wonder of science. MarketWire

Grid Cloud Cancels Dividend and Announces 50:1 Reverse Stock Split in Response to Clearing Firm's New Rules for Stocks Trading Under 10 Cents
Grid Cloud Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRDC) today announced the cancellation of their previously announced restricted stock dividend and a corporate re-organization, owing to recent changes of policy of the Pension Financial Services regarding the clearing of stocks priced below $0.10 dated June 24, 2011. MarketWire

First California Completes SBLF Transaction
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL), the holding company of First California Bank, today reported that it received $25 million from the Small Business Lending Fund (SBLF). The SBLF is the U.S. Department of the Treasury's effort to bring Main Street banks and small businesses together to help create jobs and promote economic growth in local communities MarketWire

O Bee Credit Union Announces Unique Offer: Refinance Your Home for 3.99 Percent With NO FEES
O Bee Credit Union is offering a 10-year fixed mortgage for as low as 3.99 percent APR* that has no fees, no closing costs, no loan costs, and no appraisal costs. O Bee pays all fees for anyone approved for this loan MarketWire

Oregon Governor to Speak at COMP-Northwest Grand Opening
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, MD, will give the keynote address at the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific-Northwest Convocation and white coat ceremony Saturday, July 30, 2011. MarketWire

Posigrip Brings Slip Resistant Technology to Brazil and Portugal
Posigrip president Mario Signorelli announced newly formed partnerships with both Brazil and Portugal. This expands Posigrip's presence in other countries, adding to its list of some 79 foreign countries in which Posigrip has established its slip resistant technology business. MarketWire

Bank of Internet Brings Check Depositing Home With MyDeposit
(NASDAQ: BOFI) -- Bank of Internet USA has made branchless banking even more convenient with the introduction of MyDeposit. With MyDeposit, Bank of Internet customers can deposit checks from their home or office using a variety of scanning devices. MyDeposit is offered free of charge to Bank of Internet customers. MarketWire

Hertz Files Hart-Scott-Rodino Notification
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) ("Hertz") today announced that it has filed a Notification and Report Form with the federal antitrust authorities under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, relating to Hertz's exchange offer for all outstanding shares of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: DTG). MarketWire

Hidden Beach Presents: The Original Jill Scott From The Vault Vol. 1 on August 30, 2011
Hidden Beach Recordings is set to release their first volume of vault material titled Hidden Beach Presents: The Original Jill Scott From The Vault Vol. 1 on August 30, 2011 was announced today. This highly anticipated project will be available in both Standard and Deluxe Editions and continues the Hidden Beach legacy of releasing music with "A Sound... A Style... and A State of Mind." MarketWire

Moog Selected to Provide Actuation System for Boeing Next-Generation KC-46 Tanker
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) announced today that its Aircraft Controls segment has received an order from Boeing for the refueling boom actuation system on the KC-46 aircraft. The United States Air Force recently selected Boeing to build the next generation KC-46 aerial refueling tanker to replace 179 of the service's KC-135 tankers. MarketWire Offers the Ultimate Entertainment & Dining Experience With Dinner and Show Packages has combined the city's top shows and hottest dining options to offer one of the greatest deals in entertainment available today. MarketWire

New Research Facility Opens at Virginia Tech
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University recently opened the doors to the new $24 million Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS) II in Blacksburg, Virginia. The project marks a milestone in the University's long-term strategy to become a leading research institution. MarketWire

Emerson Radio Corp. Reports Full Year Fiscal 2011 and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results
Emerson Radio Corp. (NYSE Amex: MSN) today reported financial results for its full year and fourth quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

mediaFORGE Honored Among UVEF's Top 25 Under 5
mediaFORGE, a leading online advertising retargeting company, today announced that it has been recognized among Utah's Top 25 Under 5 by the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF), an honor that spotlights the most successful startups throughout the state. MarketWire

African Gold Group Announces Revised 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

Warwick Valley Telephone Announces Acquisition of Alteva to Significantly Strengthen CLEC/Cloud Business

GenOn Energy Announces Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Call
You are invited to listen to a webcast of GenOn's (NYSE: GEN) Second Quarter 2011 earnings call that will be broadcast live on the Internet at 9:00 a.m. Eastern on Monday, August 8, 2011. MarketWire

Procera Networks to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on July 20, 2011
Procera Networks, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PKT), the intelligent policy enforcement company, today announced that it will report financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2011 on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 following the close of the market. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 4:30pm Eastern Time that afternoon to discuss the results. MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. to Expand Board to Enhance Oversight and Transparency in Growing Operation
Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: GETH) today announced that the Company has initiated a search to fill two new outside board of director positions MarketWire

AC Tool Supply Carries Newest Retrotec Model US1000 Blower Door for the US Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Markets
Retrotec Energy Innovations, Ltd., the world leader in blower door systems, has introduced the lowest production cost blower door to come out of their engineering department to date, the Model US1000. MarketWire

FLIR Systems Announces Preliminary Revenue and EPS Results for Second Quarter 2011
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced preliminary revenue and earnings per share results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2011. FLIR expects to post revenues of approximately $390 million and earnings per share of approximately $0 MarketWire

Globus Maritime Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that the annual meeting of shareholders will be held at the offices of Globus Shipmanagement Corp. at 128 Vouliagmenis Avenue in Glyfada, Greece, on August 9, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. local time. MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Regains Compliance With Nasdaq Minimum Bid Price Requirement
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIPD) (NASDAQ: SHIPW) announced today that The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") has confirmed that the Company has regained compliance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5450(a)(1) concerning the minimum bid price of the Company's common stock. MarketWire

Theravance to Report Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on July 28, 2011
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today that it will release financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011 after market close on Thursday, July 28, 2011. MarketWire

DEQ Reports its 2011 Second Quarter Results
DEQ Systems Corp. (TSX VENTURE: DEQ) ("DEQ" or the "Company") announces today the filing of its second quarter financial results for the period ended May 31, 2011. The Consolidated Financial Statements are available on SEDAR ( and DEQ's website. A conference call will be held on Friday, July 15, 2011 at 11am EST to present and discuss these results MarketWire

SRS EHR Receives Full Government Certification of Its Productivity-Focused Meaningful Use EHR
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance specialty practices, today announced that its EHR has received certification as a complete EHR by the Drummond Group, an Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ATCB) of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) MarketWire

Eyewear Brand MOSCOT Collaborates With Johan Lindeberg's BLK DNM on Special Edition Sunglass Collection
Renowned eyewear brand, MOSCOT, is pleased to present three new sunglasses as part of an exclusive collaboration with Swedish design veteran Johan Lindeberg and his new contemporary luxury brand, BLK DNM. MarketWire

Lafayette Chiropractor Achieves Russian Kettlebell Challenge Certification
Dr. John J. Sullivan of Independence Chiropractic, a 64-year-old former Marine and chiropractor for the last 25 years, was recently awarded the Russian Kettlebell Challenge Certification. This fitness instructor certification course is physically and mentally demanding, and nearly 30 percent of potential instructors fail the course on the first try MarketWire

The Irvington Pet Hospital Website Has Been Redesigned for Pet Owners
The Irvington Pet Hospital website,, has been remodeled to provide needed information for pet owners. It is designed to allow convenient access to information about pet health care and the services offered by the Fremont animal hospital. The website has a variety of interactive and educational features and tools for pet owners MarketWire

Charlotte Chiropractor Launches New Website to Better Serve Patients
Charlotte chiropractor, Dr. Darcey Ladner announced that Omni Wellness Center has launched its newly redesigned website, The website was revamped to make it easier for individuals to navigate the site, learn about the practice, and educate themselves on chiropractic care MarketWire

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results and Recent Developments
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM),a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-classmonoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections,today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year(FY) 2011 ended April 30, 2011 and provided an update on its advancingclinical pipeline and other corporate developments. MarketWire

July Is National Ice Cream Month
July is National Ice Cream Month, when warm weather, holidays and family vacations combine to make this frosty treat a part of the sweet memories for everyday and special celebrations. MarketWire

Stratos Product Development and Response Biomedical Partner to Develop Internationalized Diagnostic Device for Distribution to China and Other Markets
Stratos Product Development, LLC today announced its continued partnership with Response Biomedical in the development of an internationalized version of the Rapid Analyte Measurement Platform (RAMP®) 200 clinical diagnostic system, building on the success of the North American version of the product released in 2008. MarketWire

Brookfield Office Properties Named Outstanding Public/Private Partner by U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO) today announced that it was recently named Outstanding Public/Private Partner by the Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) -- a program of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security -- at the National UASI Homeland Security Conference in San Francisco in late June. MarketWire

Safe, Abundant Food Courtesy of U.S. Farmers
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the average U.S. consumer spends just 10 percent of his or her income on food. By comparison, in the 1960s, Americans spent 15 percent of their income on food. In some developing countries today, consumers can spend up to 50 percent of their income on food. MarketWire

Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls Added to the Department of Defense Unified Capabilities Approved Products List
Palo Alto Networks™, the network security company, today announced that the Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls have been added to the Department of Defense (DoD) Unified Capabilities (UC) Approved Products List (APL). MarketWire

Kaplan Fox Announces $3.2 Million Settlement With Malaysia Airlines
Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP ( announces a $3.2 million settlement subject to court approval with Malaysia Airlines ("MA") in In re: Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation, 06-MD-1775 (JG) (VVP), a multi-district litigation pending in the Eastern District of New York. In addition, MA will provide notice costs of $150,000. MarketWire

Epolin, Inc. Announces Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2012
EPOLIN, INC. (the "Company") (OTCBB: EPLN) ( today announced results for the three months ended May 31, 2011. MarketWire

American Reprographics Second Quarter 2011 Results Conference Call
American Reprographics Company (NYSE: ARC) today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 2 P.M. Pacific Time (5:00 P.M. Eastern Time) to discuss results for the Company's second quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Saputo Inc.: 2011 General Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results
Saputo (TSX: SAP) MarketWire

BWise Positioned in Leaders Quadrant of the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Platforms
BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) management software solutions, announced today that it is positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance (EGRC) Platforms in Gartner's July 13, 2011 report by French Caldwell, Tom Scholtz and John Haggerty MarketWire

Get Noticed With Custom Embroidery From EmbroidMe
Creating a sense of uniformity and professionalism is important for any company. So is getting a business' name out to potential customers. A quick and easy way for companies to do both is with custom embroidery from EmbroidMe. Displaying the company's name and logo on quality embroidered products reinforces the corporate identity and builds brand awareness. MarketWire

SEI to Announce Second-Quarter Earnings on Thursday, July 21, 2011
SEI Investments Company (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today that it intends to release second-quarter earnings on Thursday, July 21, 2011, before the markets open. The company will also hold a conference call to discuss these financial results beginning at 2:00 p.m. ET. MarketWire

Free Jackson Hole Scenic Flights Promotion Kicked Off by New Flight Charters
U.S. private jet charter industry leader New Flight Charters announces free scenic flights for anyone chartering to or from Jackson Hole beginning August 1. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Achieves Third EnhancedView Milestone on Schedule
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, announced that on June 16 it successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR) of infrastructure enhancements at its Colorado headquarters under the terms of the EnhancedView contract MarketWire

Aptalis Pharma Announces FDA Approval of 25,000 Lipase-Unit Strength of ZENPEP(R)
Aptalis Pharma, a global specialty pharmaceutical company focused on gastrointestinal diseases and cystic fibrosis (CF), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new strength of ZENPEP® (pancrelipase) Delayed-Release Capsules. MarketWire

As Need for Enterprise Risk Management Solutions Grows, Wolf & Company P.C. Adds Western Sales Executive to Meet Strong Demand for WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management(R)
Wolf & Company, P.C., a leading CPA and business consulting firm, today announced the appointment of John Neely as Western Regional Sales Manager. Based in California, Mr MarketWire

ECU Silver Mining Inc. Announces Closing of Private Placement of Convertible Notes
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX: ECU) ("ECU") is pleased to report that it has closed the previously announced issuance of CAD$15 million principal amount, 0.0% senior unsecured convertible notes at par (the "Convertible Notes") in a private placement (the "Private Placement") to Golden Minerals Company ("Golden") MarketWire

Dorchester Minerals, L.P. Announces Its Second Quarter Distribution
Dorchester Minerals, L.P. (NASDAQ: DMLP) announced today the Partnership's second quarter 2011 cash distribution. The distribution of $0.417027 per common unit represents activity for the three-month period ended June 30, 2011 and is payable on August 4, 2011 to common unitholders of record as of July 25, 2011. MarketWire

Cincinnati Arts Association Renews Partnership With Paciolan
Paciolan, a leading provider of ticketing, marketing and fundraising solutions in performing arts, today announced that Cincinnati Arts Association (CAA) has renewed its partnership with the company MarketWire

QuickLogic Announces Q2, 2011 Earnings Conference Call
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs) solutions leader, has scheduled a conference call to discuss the company's earnings results for its fiscal second quarter on Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time / 5:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

Tombstone Exploration Receives Financing and Approval of All State Exploration Permits
Tombstone Exploration Corporation, a Canadian Federal Corporation (OTCBB: TMBXF) (OTCQB: TMBXF) (hereinafter referred to as the "Company"), is pleased to report that it has closed its non-brokered private placement for gross proceeds of $500,000 (the "Private Placement") by the issuance of 10,000,000 units (each a "Unit") at a price of $0.05 per Unit MarketWire

PRISA DIGITAL Partners With Assured Labor as It Adds Over 100,000 Users in Mexico
PRISA DIGITAL, the new group designed to lead the digital transformation of PRISA, and Assured Labor, the premier recruitment platform for jobs in emerging markets, announced today that they are partnering to connect Mexican workers with local jobs using mobile phones and the Internet MarketWire

kCura Launches Workflow Advice Team
kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, today announced the launch of the advice@kCura team. This group of Relativity and Method experts provides on-demand workflow advice to Relativity users via phone and email at no charge. MarketWire

Thirty-Four Miller Nash Attorneys Named to 2011 Oregon Super Lawyers(R) and Rising Stars Lists
Miller Nash LLP announced today that 34 of the firm's attorneys are named on the 2011 Oregon Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list. MarketWire

Cystinosis Research Foundation Awards $1.07 Million in Grants to Find a Cure for Deadly, Genetic Disease
The Cystinosis Research Foundation of Irvine, Calif., awarded $1,070,458 in grants for five scientific studies on cystinosis in the United States and Belgium. The awards, which include a fellowship and continuing funding of breakthrough progress in stem cell therapy in California, are aimed at finding a cure for the rare, deadly metabolic and genetic disease MarketWire

Mizuho Securities USA Launches Coverage on the Healthcare Services Sector
Mizuho Securities USA Inc. ("MSUSA"), the U.S. broker-dealer subsidiary of the global Mizuho Financial Group, today announced the launch of coverage of six stocks in the Acute Care sector by Ann Hynes, Senior Healthcare Services Analyst. MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Sets the Date for Its Second Quarter 2011 Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Costamare Inc. (NYSE: CMRE), announced today that it will release its results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011 after the market closes in New York on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. Following the earnings release, on the following day, Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. EDT, Costamare's management team will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results. MarketWire

Peoplefluent Appoints David L. McEvoy as General Counsel
Peoplefluent, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed suite solutions for Talent Management, Vendor Management and Workforce Compliance and Diversity, today announced the appointment of David L. McEvoy as its new Senior Vice President and General Counsel MarketWire

Premier Lighting to Begin Multi-State Expansion; Selects Zion & Zion as Advertising, PR/Social Media and Interactive Agency
With four showrooms throughout Arizona and commercial sales throughout North America, Premier Lighting is the leading privately owned lighting fixture company in the Southwestern US. Up next for the company is expansion into Las Vegas, followed by Albuquerque and Southern California MarketWire

Kenergy Scientific, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KNSC) Healthcare Patent Application Filed
Ken Glynn, President and CEO of GreenSmart Stores and Kenergy Scientific, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KNSC), today reported that a healthcare patent application was filed on July 12, 2011 by the company. Dr. Alain Martin and Ken Glynn are co-inventors of the novel biodegradable bandages with algae based artificial skin and healing accelerators, such as sodium pyruvate MarketWire

Apica Announces Webinar With Rackspace on Critical Need for Performance Monitoring and Load Testing of Cloud Apps

Opportunity for Diagnostic Companies in Hospital-Acquired Infections: Kalorama
When a Hospital-acquired infection (HAI) is suspected, hospitals need results quickly, which is good news for innovative diagnostic test makers, notes healthcare market research firm Kalorama Information. In its recent report, Kalorama predicts the combined world market for testing and treatment products for HAI will reach $10 MarketWire

AMIMON Opens WHDI Authorized Testing Center to Ensure Seamless Interoperability Among Manufacturers
AMIMON, the market leader in wireless HD and universal mobile connectivity, announced today the opening of its first WHDI Authorized Testing Center (WHDI ATC) as an essential part of the growth of the Wireless Home Digital Interface (WHDI) standard and its multi-vendor ecosystem. MarketWire

New Sales Force Contracts $416,400 in Annualized Revenue in One Day
SMA Alliance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) announces the commencement of its new sales force contracting $ 416,400 annualized revenue in one day. MarketWire

Onavo Wins Best Consumer App at Prestigious MobileBeat Conference
Onavo, the mobile data saving experts, won the 2011 MobileBeat StartUp competition, awarded last night in San Francisco. Known as the Tesla Award, the competition was judged by mobile industry leaders, including representatives from Silicon Valley VCs as well as mobile operators Verizon and AT&T. MarketWire

Colonial Williamsburg's Summer Season Offers Families Adventure, Mystery and Fun
This summer, Colonial Williamsburg's new hotel and program offerings will engage and entertain the entire family. MarketWire

Western Kansas Farmland Sells for $9.55 Million
Approximately 3,754 acres of cropland in western Kansas sold for a total of $9,558,400 Tuesday, with Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company managing the sale. MarketWire

LBi Launches LBi Health
LBi Health empowers brands to create 'Connections that Matter' with healthcare decision-makers MarketWire

IT Purchasing Driven by All Levels of IT

BeBevCo Announces KOMA UNWIND Now Shipping to 28 Ultimart Stores in Wisconsin
Bebida Beverage Company (PINKSHEETS: BBDA) (BeBevCo), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of relaxation and energy drinks, announced today the latest retailer addition. Ultimart convenience store chain in Wisconsin will now carry KOMA UNWIND "Chillaxation™" drinks as well as the 2 oz shots in 28 of the 33 Ultimart stores within the next two weeks MarketWire

Homeowners Upgrading With Top of the Line Appliances Without Breaking the Bank
Top of the line appliances do not have to break the bank, thanks to Premium Appliance Outlet ( which offers discounts of up to 70 percent off the retail prices for brands including Sub-Zero, Miele, Viking, Kitchen Aid, and dozens of other top names. MarketWire

Emerging Markets Clinical Trials Help Development Teams Meet Patient Enrollment Challenges
Countries outside the BRIC markets are challenging traditional development areas for a share of pharmaceutical companies' R&D investment, according to a Cutting Edge Information's research on clinical trials in emerging markets. MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Selects RCRI as Reimbursement Specialist
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 selected Regulatory and Clinical Research, Inc. (RCRI) as its specialist consultants on reimbursement and healthcare economics. MarketWire

Supertex Schedules First Fiscal Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Supertex, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPX) plans to announce financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended July 2, 2011, after the market close on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. MarketWire Launches Pets Only Deal Site for SF/Marin/East Bay
Not your average coupon deal site, offers pet deals and discounts on pet-related goods and services in the San Francisco/Marin County/East Bay area while also showcasing local animal welfare non-profits and sharing a portion of net revenues with them MarketWire

California Water Service Group Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Announcement and Teleconference
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) today announced that its second quarter earnings results will be released after market-close on Wednesday, August 3, 2011, and its teleconference will be held at 11 a.m. EDT on Thursday, August 4, 2011. MarketWire

KARE 11 News at 10 p.m. to Feature Live Conversation With Governor Mark Dayton and Speaker of the House Kurt Zellers
KARE 11 will host a live exclusive interview during KARE 11 News at 10 p.m. Thursday, July 14 with Governor Mark Dayton and Speaker of the House Kurt Zellers on the eve of the two week anniversary of the State government shutdown. MarketWire

Report: Citywide Home Values and Sales Increase in Second Quarter
The total dollar value of New York City's residential sales transactions jumped 13 percent in the second quarter of 2011 to $7.42 billion compared to the first quarter of this year, according to a report released today by the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY). MarketWire

Battelle Celebrates Nation's Innovation Legacy Through Smithsonian American Art Museum Exhibition Sponsorship
Battelle, the world's largest independent research and development organization, is sponsoring a six-month exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum entitled The Great American Hall of Wonders. The show, which is on view from July 15, 2011 to Jan. 8, 2012, is a celebration of the uniquely American spirit of innovation and it investigates questions that are still critical today. MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences and Disc Graphics Sign Agreement to Protect Packaging in North America
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), a provider of DNA-based security solutions, and Disc Graphics announce the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement MarketWire

ASCAP Announces U.S. Licensing Agreement With Spotify
ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) and Spotify have reached an agreement for the Spotify digital streaming music service, launched today in the U.S., to license the public performance of over 8.5 million musical works in the ASCAP repertory MarketWire

Industry Veteran to Drive RewardTrax Strategy
Incentive Solutions has appointed Dan Leong, a 25-year veteran of the incentive and motivation industry, as vice president of product development. MarketWire

Brambleton Sells 300 Homes in Just Over 6 Months in 2011 -- Milestone Marks a New Sales Record for the Community
Brambleton, an award-winning master-planned community located in Loudoun County, Virginia, announces today that the community has sold 300 homes in just over 6 months. Total net sales as of July 12, 2011 include 146 single-family homes and 154 townhomes. Brambleton is on track to surpass its 2010 record-breaking year of 352 homes. MarketWire

The NHL and NeuLion Deliver Live and On-Demand Hockey to Record Audiences in 2010-11 Season
The National Hockey League and NeuLion (TSX: NLN), the true end-to-end technology service provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, today jointly announced that the 2010-11 NHL® season was a landmark year for digital delivery of professional hockey on PCs, gaming consoles, mobile and other connected devices. MarketWire

Wealthy Online Shoppers Rank Top Fashion Designer Websites; Ralph Lauren Attracts Most Frequent Visits But Bally, Chanel and Tory Burch Earn Highest Overall Rankings
Shoppers earning at least $150,000 a year reveal specific likes and dislikes about websites operated by 24 of the world's leading fashion design houses in the new 2011 Luxury Online Customer Experience Index survey conducted by the independent and objective New York City-based Luxury Institute. MarketWire

Cooper Holding Corp. Receives Inventory
Cooper Holding Corp. (PINKSHEETS: SHAR), a publicly traded company engaged in the wholesale and retail sale of a diverse line of outdoor products, announces that 3,000 units of the Company's patented Chameleon Blind have arrived. MarketWire

Webcast: Understanding New SEC Reporting, Filing Requirements, Including June 2011 XBRL Directive
Aberdeen Group (NYSE: HHS) MarketWire

Free Gardein Food Parties Encourage Chicago Residents to Go Meat-Free One Day a Week This Summer
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Per-Patient Clinical Trial Costs Rise 70% in Three Years
Per-patient clinical trial costs have risen an average 70 percent across all development phases since 2008, according to a new study by Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

FINRA Confirms Corporate Action to Change Name From Extreme Sports Marketing, Inc. to "Business Continuity Solutions"
Extreme Sports Marketing, Inc. f/k/a Exosphere Aircraft Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXSA), DBA Business Continuity Solutions, Inc., (BCS). MarketWire

Uplogix Provides Customers With Decreased OPEX in Distributed IT Environments
Today at Cisco Live, Cisco's annual IT and communications conference, Uplogix, the leading provider of local network management, today announced that its patented network management platform is now available for Cisco UCS Express blades MarketWire

StudioPMG Adds an Accolade Award for Pharma Marketing Work
StudioPMG, an award-winning provider of digital marketing, mobile applications and marketing analytics solutions, today announced it has received an Accolade Award of Merit for its pharma marketing work. The award was presented to StudioPMG in the webisode category for its "Southern California Challenge Walk MS Documentary." StudioPMG partnered with Acorda Therapeutics, Inc MarketWire

Fluke 381 Clamp Meter Wins Gold Award in the ACHR-The NEWS 2011 Dealer Design Awards
The Fluke® 381 Remote Display True-rms AC/DC Clamp Meter with iFlex™ has been named the Gold Award Winner in the Tools category in the ACHR-The NEWS 8th Annual Dealer Design Awards. The award recognizes excellence in HVACR product design. MarketWire

NewMarket Subsidiary RKM Announces $2 M Microsoft Agreement Renewal With Movistar, a Division of Telefonica
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) today announced the Company's South American subsidiary, RKM Suministros S.A. (, has renewed its Microsoft License agreement with their client, Movistar (, in Latin America. Movistar is a division of Telefonica, S. A., a major telecommunications provider in Europe and Latin America MarketWire

CHDT Corp. -- Midi Eco-i-Lite Ordered for Holiday Season by Warehouse Club
Capstone Industries, a subsidiary of CHDT Corporation (OTCBB: CHDO), has received a re-order for their Midi Eco-i-Lite from a warehouse club chain. Due to its first order success, the multi-function 4 LED Power Failure Light will be available this time in all of their buildings, in time for the busy holiday season. MarketWire

EXTEDO Introduces Hosted Version of PcVmanager
EXTEDO, a key eRegulatory Affairs solutions provider for life sciences firms, today announced that it has introduced a hosted version of PcVmanager. PcVmanager is a drug safety management software solution that enables executives at life sciences firms to classify, create, review, submit, and maintain Pharmacovigilance data and adverse event reports MarketWire

Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) to Include Connectyx Technologies' MedFlash as Member Benefit
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"),, manufacturer and distributor of the MedFlash®, the nation's premier Personal Health and Wellness Management System (ePHM) for maintaining personal health records (PHR), announced today that the Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) is offering MedFlash as a member benefit MarketWire

Leading Non 12 Step Rehab Program, Malibu Horizon Remains Top Facility for Secular Addiction Treatment
Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Malibu Horizon, the leading non 12 step treatment center in Malibu, California and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California (www.USC MarketWire

Argentex Discovers 13.0 Meters of 2.18 g/t Gold at Pinguino and Includes 4.0 Meters of 5.90 g/t Gold
Argentex Mining Corporation ("Argentex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ATX)(OTCBB: AGXMF) is pleased to release additional drill results from its recently completed 2011 exploration program at the Pinguino project, located in the Santa Cruz province of Argentina. The program consisted of 19,704 meters of drilling in 206 holes MarketWire

iTeknik Holding Corporation's AloBilady Website Surpasses Four Million Minutes
iTeknik Holding Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ITKH), a leader in the telecommunications industry through its Send Global subsidiary, today announced that its AloBilady websites have exceeded four million minutes of connection time since launched in 2008. AloBilady, which means, "Hello my homeland" in Arabic, focuses on pre-paid phone calls to the Middle East MarketWire

Hall of Fame Beverages President Addresses Company's Future
Hall of Fame Beverages, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HFBG) MarketWire

Yippy (YIPI) Expels Yandex Search From Educational Programs
Yippy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YIPI) ( ("Yippy" or the "Company"), providers of the world's fastest, family friendly educational search engine and web portal, reports that it has expelled Yandex, Inc. ("YANDEX"), a publicly traded Russian operated search engine, from Yippy's browser, search engine and educational programs. MarketWire

TAB Bank Announces Second Quarter Fundings
TAB Bank provided $62 million in working capital facilities for 26 businesses during the second quarter of 2011. These facilities were provided for companies across a broad spectrum of industries. MarketWire

Opengear Offers Secure Hands-On Training Capability for Remote Students in Network Training Laboratories World Wide
Today at Cisco Live, Cisco's annual IT and communications conference, Opengear (, provider of next generation console server and remote management solutions, announced it will offer a 50% discount to qualified Cisco training centers around the world for the Opengear IM4200, CM4000 and ACM5000. MarketWire

Eric Shanks Joins STATS Board of Directors
STATS LLC, the world's leading sports technology, data and content provider, announced today that Eric Shanks, Co-President and COO of the FOX Sports Media Group, has been appointed to the company's board of directors. MarketWire

Penske Makes Online Truck Rentals Easier With New Mobile Website
Penske Truck Rental introduces a new mobile website at that enables consumers to make truck rental reservations from virtually any smartphone.* MarketWire

CNH Supplies Turkmenistan Fleet of 90 New Holland Combines
CNH International, a subsidiary of CNH Global, the manufacturer of New Holland machinery and a world leader in the agricultural and construction equipment industry, delivered a fleet of 90 New Holland CSX7050 combine harvesters to the Government of Turkmenistan in May, which were immediately sent to work on this year's harvest MarketWire

Kepware Technologies Announces New MTConnect Driver for KEPServerEX
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that the upcoming release of the KEPServerEX communication platform will include the new MTConnect Driver. MTConnect is a royalty-free Open standard for connecting shop-floor technologies that furthers the Automation industry's goal of seamless manufacturing operation MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Launches miRview(R) Lung Test

ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals to Sponsor the 40th Annual National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores, Ala.
ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals announces its participation as a "Friend of the Festival" Accommodations Sponsor for the 40th Annual National Shrimp Festival from October 13-16, 2011, on the beach in beautiful Gulf Shores, Ala. MarketWire

Free Intergraph(R) CADWorx Plant Training Scheduled for July 26th in Salt Lake City, Utah and July 28th in Denver, Colorado
Free Intergraph CADWorx Plant Design Suite full-day training seminars will be held on July 26, 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah and on July 28, 2011 in Denver, Colorado, hosted and led by Intergraph Global Network Partner ECE Design MarketWire

Zwirlz to Revolutionize Mobile Games for Girls With iPhone, iPod touch, iPad Action Dance Game
Zwirlz, Inc., the kid-power video game company, announces a groundbreaking interactive game application for girls that is unlike anything else on the market. Zwirlz™ is a portable game available on the iPod touch®, iPhone®, and iPad®, where players actually get up and move MarketWire

Magnetic Focus Redefines Search by Removing Limitations of SEM
Magnetic (, the leader in search retargeting, today announced the Beta release of its new self-service platform, Magnetic Focus MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Announces Mid-Year 2011 Proved Oil & Gas Reserves
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) (the "Company" or "Magnum Hunter") announced today a 133% increase in the quantity of the Company's estimated total proved reserves at June 30, 2011 as compared to December 31, 2010 MarketWire

Platinum Studios Announces Shawn DePasquale as New Creative Content Manager for Publishing
Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment company that controls an international library of over 5,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, is proud to announce Shawn DePasquale as the new Creative Content Manager for Publishing. MarketWire

Tix Corporation Reports Record Second Quarter and First Six Months 2011 Results
Tix Corporation (the "Company") (OTCQX: TIXC) (PINKSHEETS: TIXC), a leading entertainment company providingdiscount ticketing services and branded event merchandising, today reportedresults for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Box Pushes Mobile Innovation With New APIs and Global Developer Challenge
Box today announced new platform updates with API libraries for iOS and Android, as well as two new sets of API methods focused on collaboration and social capabilities MarketWire

Port25 Solutions, Inc. Officially Releases PowerMTA(TM) v4.0, and Announces the Availability of a New, Advanced Web-Based Management Console
Port25 Solutions, Inc., the leading solution provider for enterprise email delivery infrastructure, announced today that version 4.0 of PowerMTA™, its flagship software product, is now available MarketWire

BIOLASE Issued New Patents That Strengthen Its Expansion Into the Treatment of Eye Conditions, Including Presbyopia
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued BIOLASE two new patents covering the use of its laser technologies for treating various conditions of the eye, including presbyopia. MarketWire

Polaris Venture Partners Announces First Investments From Its Sixth Fund
Polaris Venture Partners Fund VI LP, a $375 million fund which closed last year, announced several of its first investments of 2011. MarketWire

Haverford Trust Adds to 'Entrepreneur Appeal,' Appoints Award-Winning Entrepreneur to Board
The Haverford Trust Company, a private wealth management firm, announced today the appointment of Diego F. Calderin to its Board of Directors. Calderin has more than 20 years of experience within the business technology industry, highlighted by winning the 2005 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in Emerging Business for the Greater Philadelphia and Central Pennsylvania region. MarketWire

Osage, Slawson, and USEDC Continue to Expand Horizontal Mississippian Project
Osage Exploration and Development, Inc. (OTCBB: OEDV) along with its partners, Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. and U.S. Energy Development Corporation are pleased to announce that their Nemaha Ridge Mississippian prospect has now reached 12,000 net mineral acres, an increase from 10,000 net acres announced in late May 2011. MarketWire

Aerodyne Announces the Unique StopTight(R) Slide Gate Material Handling Valve
Aerodyne®, a division of Abanaki Corporation, announces the StopTight Slide Gate material handling valve, a dependable, dust-tight component for controlling flow in a bulk material system. The unique slide gate drive action eliminates the need for racks, pinions, cams, or other internal mechanisms that tend to interfere with valve operation MarketWire

BazuSports Introduces Social Promotion Tools for Race Organizers That Incent Athletes to Drive Registration Through Facebook and Twitter
BazuSports, a provider of race technology services, today announced new social promotion tools enabling race organizers to track registrations driven through the social networks of individual race participants to increase race registration and revenue through Facebook and Twitter MarketWire

Sotheby's International Realty Brand Expands Presence in Baltic States
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced its luxury real estate services are available for the first time in Estonia with the opening of Baltic Sotheby's International Realty in Tallinn. MarketWire

Plex Systems Participates in the 11th Vendor Shootout(TM) for ERP
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced its participation at the 11th Vendor Shootout™ for ERP, August 11-12, 2011 at Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers in Boston, Mass. MarketWire

Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc. Closes Business Combination Between Luminx Holdings Inc., and Upside Purchase Corp., Inc., a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc.
Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PPBL) (OTCBB: PPBL) is pleased to announce the closing of a business combination between Luminx Holdings, Inc. and Upside Purchase Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc. MarketWire

Rogue Resources Signs 10,000 Meter Drill Contract for Radio Hill Iron Ore Property
Rogue Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RRS) (the "Company") announces it has signed a drill contract with Orbit Garant Drilling Inc. (TSX: OGD) for a minimum of 10,000 meters of drilling on the Company's flagship Radio Hill Iron Ore property, located 85 km southwest of Timmins, Ontario MarketWire

Crosshair Commences Drilling in the Central Mineral Belt, Labrador
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced at both the CMB Uranium/Vanadium Project and the CMB Joint Venture ("CMB JV") Uranium Project located in central Labrador, Canada. The CMB JV Project is a joint venture with Silver Spruce Resources, whereby Crosshair retains a 63% ownership and Silver Spruce 37%. MarketWire

WheelTug Building Aircraft Drive System, Appoints New Directors
WheelTug plc, developer of an innovative aircraft electric drive system, said today its development team of risk sharing partners ( has completed the engineering and design work for its demonstrator system. Fabrication and assembly are underway. The initial version of the WheelTug® system is being built for the popular Boeing 737NG aircraft. MarketWire

Hello America. Spotify Here.
Spotify, the largest and fastest growing music service of its kind, is available from today in the US. We're massively excited to be here. MarketWire

MoneyTV to Air 13 Weeks of Coverage on MMRGlobal Beginning Friday, July 15, 2011
Bob Lorsch, CEO of MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF), will appear on "MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon" on Friday, July 15th to discuss the opportunity for investors in health IT. MMRGlobal offers a suite of health IT products and services, including the MyMedicalRecords MarketWire

The Wall Street Journal and FOX News Feature TVGoods
TVGoods Inc. ("TVGoods"), a direct response marketing company and wholly owned subsidiary of H & H Imports, Inc. (OTCBB: HNHI), is generating significant media coverage based on a recent acquisition and continued strategic process. MarketWire

Itronics 2011 First Half Revenues Increase 9 Percent
Itronics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITRO) reported today that total Revenues for the first half of 2011 increased by 9 percent to $1,906,000 from $1,748,000 in 2010. First half GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Revenue increased 4 percent and Silver Revenue increased 52 percent due to higher silver prices. MarketWire

Sidera Networks' High Capacity, High Density Fiber Network Delivers Superior Access, Speed and Security to Latisys' Data Center in Ashburn, VA
Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announced today that it has expanded its fiber network to add several new data centers in Northern Virginia, including Latisys' state-of-the-art data center campus in Ashburn. MarketWire

COFETEL & Computech Announce Open Registration for the Latin American Spectrum Conference
Mexican regulator COFETEL and Information Technology firm, Computech, Inc., in conjunction with Mexican research institute, CIDE, and spectrum management and policy publisher, PolicyTracker, announced "Open Registration" today for the Latin American Spectrum Conference, 7 - 8 September, in Mexico City MarketWire

UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter-Mounted LRAD 1000X(TM) Deployed by Colombian Air Force
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), announced today that a LRAD 1000X system mounted on a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter was deployed by the Colombian Air Force recently in their "Audacity and Will" campaign MarketWire

Attitude Drinks' Phase III(R) Clinical Trial Results Presented at the National Strength & Conditioning Association Conference
Attitude Drinks (OTCBB: ATTD) (OTCQB: ATTD), an innovative beverage brand development company, announced that on July 8, 2011, at the world-leading sports nutrition symposium, the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Conference, Dr. Jordan R MarketWire

Wyndham Hotel Group Brands Offer up to 30 Percent off This Summer
Travelers looking to get away this summer only have to worry about sweating the heat and not the cost of a hotel thanks to great seasonal promotions being offered by Wyndham Hotel Group and its many brands including Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8® and more. MarketWire

Infinity Energy Resources Announces Effectiveness of Form 10 Registration Statement
Infinity Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IFNY) ("Infinity" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced that its Form 10 Registration Statement, which was initially filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on May 13, 2011, has become effective. MarketWire

Yodil, Inc. Signs Agreement With LogiXML
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data analytics, and management reporting to the insurance industry, has signed a working agreement with LogiXML, the pioneer of Web-based business intelligence software. Under the terms of the agreement, Yodil will use LogiXML technology to display the BI produced by Yodil's data extraction and analytics capabilities. MarketWire

Despite Recession, Medical Device Development Group Continues to Thrive
Medical Device Development Group (MDDG) is celebrating its fifth anniversary, having not only survived the recession, but actually thrived. The company, which is focused on medical devices, provides comprehensive product development as well as resources that extend from product conceptualization, through prototyping and manufacturing, to order fulfillment. MarketWire

Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty Joins the Law Firm, Klores Perry Mitchell, as Special Counsel
Renowned plaintiffs' trial and litigation firm, Klores Perry Mitchell, P.C. (formerly Bruce J. Klores & Associates), announced today that former Washington, D.C., Mayor Adrian M. Fenty has joined the firm as Special Counsel MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Announces Appointment of Rio Tinto Executive Dan Larsen to Company's Board of Directors
David Huberman, Chairman of Ivanhoe Mines, (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) announced today that Dan Larsen, Rio Tinto's Controller and Global Head of Planning and Reporting, has been appointed to the Ivanhoe Mines Board of Directors. MarketWire

Keiretsu Forum Angel Investors and Dominican University's Venture Greenhouse Business Incubator Announce North Bay Green Technology Investment Showcase for Early-Stage Green Tech Companies
Keiretsu Forum, the world's largest private equity angel investment network, and Dominican University of California's Venture Greenhouse, a pioneering early-stage green business incubator, announce the North Bay Green Technology Investment Showcase to be held on Wednesday, October 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Venture Greenhouse, 30 Castro Avenue, San Rafael, California. MarketWire

Consorteum Holdings, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Media Exchange Group, Inc.
Consorteum Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CSRH) (the "Company") today announces that it has completed the acquisition of Media Exchange Group's assets and mobile licensing agreements. MarketWire

Transcend Medical Closes $51M Series B Financing
Transcend Medical, Inc., an ophthalmic device company dedicated to developing minimally invasive glaucoma therapies, announced the closure of its second tranche, bringing the total of Series B to $51M. MarketWire

Churchill Club Presents A Talent for Talent: Ari Emanuel, Co-CEO of William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, in Conversation With Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn
WhatThe Churchill Club, Silicon Valley's premier business and technology forum, today announced it will host the evening event, A Talent for Talent. Ari Emanuel is co-CEO and director of William Morris Endeavor Entertainment agency, one of the world's top global talent agencies MarketWire

AOS to Provide AltiGen's Mobility and Contact Center Solutions for Microsoft Lync
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATGN) (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, announced today that AOS (Alexander Open Systems) has chosen to represent AltiGen Communication's mobility and contact center solutions to customers choosing Microsoft Lync Server 2010. MarketWire

Milyoni Brings First Live Social Theater Concert From South Africa to Global Audience via Facebook
Milyoni, the leader in F-commerce, today announced that it is bringing the first live Social Theater concert from South Africa to a global audience via Facebook. Presented by Ridgeline Entertainment, the concert will feature popular South African rock band The Parlotones playing their hits in a rock theater-style show called "Dragonflies and Astronauts MarketWire

Oracle Announces Availability of Oracle Health Sciences Information Manager 1.2 and Oracle Health Sciences Information Gateway 1.2
(NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

VisionMonitor Aviation Breaks the SPI Barrier
VisionMonitor Software, LLC, a leading developer of enterprise wide Environmental Performance Management software solutions, has announced the release of their Real-Time Safety Performance Management software for the Aviation industry, VM5 MarketWire

BlackRock Tops Institutional Investor's Annual Ranking of the Biggest U.S. Money Management Firms
Welcome to the land of the giants. With $3.6 trillion in assets, New York-based BlackRock towers over the II 300, Institutional Investor's annual ranking of the 300 biggest U.S. money managers. For BlackRock, like many of the largest managers on the II 300, success is no longer a purely American story. The New York-based firm is also a significant manager of non-U.S MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Inc. Pride of the West Mill Financial Warranty Complete; $300,000 of State of Colorado DRMS Approved Work Commences
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFIA) (PINKSHEETS: CGFIA) announced on July 12, 2011, that it had satisfied the Joint Stipulation, dated February 4, 2011, between the Company and the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety ("DRMS"). MarketWire

MSC Adams Helps Reduce Expensive Trials in Support of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Initiative

College Scholarships Awarded to 34 New Jersey Students
Thirty-four worthy and talented New Jersey high school students received monetary college scholarships today from the Employees' Community Action Fund at Educational Testing Service (ETS). The amount of money awarded to the students totaled over $100,000. The students, some accompanied by family, friends, teachers and mentors, were honored today during ceremonies at Lawrenceville-based ETS. MarketWire

1st Clinical Experience Using Freedom(R) Portable Driver to Power SynCardia's Total Artificial Heart Published in Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t), announced today that an article reporting the first use of the Freedom® portable driver with a Total Artificial Heart patient was published in the July issue of the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation... read article MarketWire

Emmi Solutions Selects Health Language to Enhance Usability of Patient Engagement Programs
Health Language, Inc. ® (HLI), the global leader in medical terminology management, today announced that Emmi Solutions, LLC has selected HLI to further enhance the usability of Emmi Solutions' interactive programs that inform and engage patients MarketWire

Online Casino Wizard Reviews Seven Top Online Casinos
Online Casino Wizard (, one of the leading online casino guides in the industry, has announced the addition of seven new gaming sites to its Online Casino Reviews section. The section has been designed to guide the reader with information about top sites out there, with attention to all details, including bonuses, software platforms, games and licensing jurisdictions MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Receives $60.8 Million World-Wide Satellite Systems Order From U.S. Army
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that it has been awarded a new order with a ceiling value of $60.8 million to provide Tactical SHF Satellite Terminals (TSST) to the U.S. Army. The order is initially funded at $53.1 million and will be funded up to a total of $60 MarketWire

Gabriel Resources Ltd: Grant of Archaeological Discharge Certificate
For Immediate Release 14 July 2011Gabriel Resources LtdGrant of Archaeological Discharge CertificateToronto, Ontario, Canada - July 14, 2011: Gabriel Resources Ltd MarketWire

Zurvita to Host "Champions Weekend" Conference July 29th - 31st, 2011
Zurvita Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ZRVT) ("Zurvita" or the "Company"), a dynamic network marketing company offering turn-key solutions for high-quality consumer and business products and services, will host its renowned "Champions Weekend" leader's conference at the Hyatt Regency, Orange County, California, from July 29th to July 31st, 2011. MarketWire

DineEquity, Inc. to Hold Second Quarter 2011 Investor Conference Call on August 2
DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP Restaurants, today announced that it will release second quarter 2011 financial results on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 before the market opens. The Company will host an investor conference call to discuss its second quarter 2011 financial results on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 11:00 a.m MarketWire

SolarWinds to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on Wednesday, August 3 and Present at Upcoming Investor Conference
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2011 after the market close on Wednesday, August 3, 2011. The company also plans to present at the Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum this quarter. MarketWire

Given Imaging to Host Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Calls
Given Imaging (NASDAQ: GIVN) today announced that the company will host conference calls on Thursday, August 4, 2011 to discuss second quarter 2011 financial results. The company plans to release results following the close of U.S. financial markets on Wednesday, August 3, 2011. MarketWire

IntelliCell BioSciences' Stem Cell Technology Validated by Merck Subsidiary
IntelliCell BioSciences, Inc MarketWire

Byrne Named Director of Client Services at Ogilvy Healthworld in NYC
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced the rejoining of Susan Byrne as director of client services, Ogilvy Healthworld, at the New York City office. MarketWire

Intrexon Appoints Globally Recognized CIO
Intrexon Corporation, a privately held synthetic biology company, today announced the appointment of Timothy D. Kasbe, MBA, as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of the corporation. MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies to Showcase Voice Enabled Solutions for the Defense Industry at Two Upcoming Events in Germany
NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), announced today that it will be exhibiting at two key events in Germany this month: MarketWire

China's Import and Export Values Increase 25.8% in First-Half 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources China (Beijing, China) -- Combined import and export values in China reached $301.69 billion in June 2011, an increase of 18.5% year over year. Export values reached a new record high at $161.98 billion, an increase of 17.9% year over year. Import values reached $139.7 billion, an increase of 19.3% year over year. MarketWire

Ohio Power Plant Shuts Down Two Coal-Fired Units, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Information Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The 2,440-megawatt (MW) Stuart Power Station in Aberdeen, Ohio, has been forced to perform unplanned outages on two 610-MW coal-fired generating units MarketWire

Changing Technologies and Lifestyles Lead to Big Changes in Printing Industry, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The printing industry has been in a steady economic decline for the past few years. The increased use of online communications and advertising has led to a decline in the volume of printed materials, and consequently a decline in employment and project spending in the printing industry. MarketWire

Gobi Energy Partners LLC Signs Seismic Survey Contract
Manas Petroleum Corp. ("Manas") (TSX-V: MNP) (OTCBB: MNAP) is pleased to announce the commencement of the second seismic survey on the two Mongolian blocks -- Zuunbayan-XIV Block and Tsagaan Els-XIII Block -- owned by Gobi Energy Partners GmbH ("GEP GmbH"). This year's seismic survey includes up to 1,700 km of 2D seismic MarketWire

ActiveState Advances New Cloud Platform, Stackato, to Beta With New Features
ActiveState, the dynamic language experts offering solutions for Perl, Python, Tcl and other web languages, has announced the addition of an important set of new features to Stackato, ActiveState's new cloud platform for creating a private platform-as-a-service ("PaaS"). At the same time, they are announcing full beta availability MarketWire

4 ZEN Entertainment Winners Playing in World Series of Poker
Four folks from around the country are now in Las Vegas competing in poker's biggest contest against some of the most famous names in gaming, having won championship seats through ZEN Entertainment's free-to-play, U.S. legal tournaments. MarketWire

Freight Capital Offers Improved Fuel and Service Discounts Through FLASH Savings Card
Freight Capital, the industry leader in freight factoring, partnered with Comdata, a leader in electronic payment solutions, and Wingfoot Truck Care Centers, a subsidiary of Goodyear, to deliver the most powerful savings card available to trucking companies MarketWire

Save the Date: dmexco 2012 on September 12th and 13th!
The preparations for this year's leading international expo and conference for digital business on September 21st and 22nd, 2011 are in full swing and huge interest is being shown in the dmexco MarketWire

Four Times More Sales Appointments Generated From Cleansed Data, According to LeadJen Study
Organizations that validate data before embarking on outbound lead generation programs set nearly four times more appointments, according to a study recently conducted by LeadJen, Inc., a B2B lead generation company that helps sales and marketing executives get value out of every prospecting call. MarketWire

Russell Global Indexes: Russell Emerging Europe Index Outperforms Russell Developed Europe Index YTD Through July 12
The Russell Emerging Europe Index reflected a return of 5.3%, outperforming the Russell Developed Europe Index which posted a 4% return year-to-date through July 12, 2011. According to the style indexes, the Russell Emerging Europe Value Index (7%) bested the Russell Developed Europe Value Index (3.1%) year-to-date through July 12. Conversely, the Russell Developed Europe Growth Index (4 MarketWire

IDBS Expands Local R&D Informatics Team and Establishes U.S. Healthcare Center of Excellence in Burlington, Massachusetts
IDBS, a global provider of innovative data management, analytics and modeling solutions, today announced it is expanding its business in Burlington, Massachusetts, and establishing its U.S. Healthcare headquarters in that office. MarketWire

Foreclosure Activity Off 29 Percent for First Half of 2011 According to RealtyTrac U.S. Foreclosure Report
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Midyear 2011 Foreclosure Market Report, which shows a total of 1,170,402 U.S MarketWire

5BARz International Inc. Receives Purchase Order for $3.2 Million
5BARz International Inc. (OTCBB: BARZ) (hereafter "5BARz" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has received a purchase order for delivery of 16,000 units of the 5BARz™ Road Warrior, which represents the entire production for 2011. The revenue generated from this sale will be US$3.2 million. MarketWire

Cougar Oil and Gas Canada, Inc. Releases Additional Reserves Assessment and Evaluation Report
Cougar Oil and Gas Canada, Inc. (OTCBB: COUGF) ("Cougar") is pleased to release its Reserves Assessment and Evaluation of the new or previously unevaluated Trout Core oil properties of Cougar, as prepared by independent petroleum consultant, Chapman Petroleum Engineering Inc. The report was completed under Canadian Reserves evaluations as per NI 51-101 using forecast pricing MarketWire

SBM Offshore N.V. and Partners Sign the Lease and Operate Contracts and Complete US$ 1 Billion Financing Facility for the FPSO Cidade de Paraty and BP Sanctions Quad 204 Turret
1. FPSO Cidade de Paraty for Brazil pre-salt area - Contract Signature SBM Offshore N.V MarketWire

Korea's Best Recognized at 2011 Frost & Sullivan Korea Excellence Awards
Frost & Sullivan today honoured and recognized Korea's best at the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Korea Excellence Awards banquet. Held at the Seoul COEX Intercontinental, the Awards aim to recognize companies that have demonstrated outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service and strategic product development. MarketWire

Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation Updates Shareholders
Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BCND) updates its shareholder by announcing that its common stock will be the subject of a reverse split that will be effective on a date set by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). For every fifteen (15) shares, shareholders will receive one (1) new share. No fractional shares will be issued. MarketWire

Analyst Chris Crespi Joins Wedge Partners as Firm Expands Equity Research
Wedge Partners today announced that Chris Crespi has joined the firm as a networking and communications equipment analyst. "Chris adds a tremendous amount of knowledge, experience, and relationships to the Wedge research platform. We are excited to be joined by such a highly regarded industry expert," said Evan Morgan, CEO of Wedge Partners. MarketWire

Clubpennystocks Daily Investing Alert Watchlist: Microsoft Corp (MSFT), Portage Resources (POTG), News Corporation (NWSA), Apple Inc (AAPL), JP Morgan Chase Corp (JPM), and Cardio InfaRed Tech a leader in value investing microcap alerts, offers its high quality stocks alert newsletter to individual investors. Clubpennystocks provides its subscribers with timely information and exclusive alerts on cheap and under-valued stocks with the potential to deliver gains of 100% - 200% or more. We have the top alerts in the industry MarketWire

Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency Announces Closing of Tender Offer With Respect to Certain of Its Student Loan Revenue Bonds

2011 Annual General Meeting
Golar LNG Limited advises that its 2011 Annual General Meeting will be heldonSeptember 23, 2011. The record date for voting at the Annual GeneralMeeting isset to July 19, 2011. The notice, agenda and associated material will bedistributed prior to the meeting MarketWire

PharmStar Pharmaceuticals CEO Howard Phykitt to Host Conference Call Monday at 11:00 AM EDT
PharmStar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PHAR), a U.S. drug developer, manufacturer and marketer of the FDA-approved, Over-the-Counter (OTC) liquid pain reliever Aquaprin™, announced today that its CEO Howard Phykitt will be holding an investor's Conference Call on Monday, July 18, 2011 at 11:00 AM EDT. MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Reports Results for the Quarter Ending June 30, 2011, Highlighted by Net Income of $832,000 and 32% Growth in Loans Over the Prior Year
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: FENB), a full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, reported net income of $832,000 for the second quarter of 2011, a $581,000 increase over the second quarter of 2010. "We are very pleased with the Bank's strong earnings growth during the quarter and the 32% increase in outstanding loans," said John Black, CEO MarketWire

National Bankshares, Inc. Reports Higher First Half Earnings
Today, National Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: NKSH) announced net income of over $4.22 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. Net income was $8.24 million through June 30, 2011, or nearly 6.12%, above the total reported for the first half of 2010. Basic net income per share was $0.61, which compares with $0.58 for the first six months last year MarketWire

Gold River Productions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRPS) Discusses Its All-Composite "World Home"
John Ohlin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gold River Productions (PINKSHEETS: GRPS) Inc. MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. to Speak at Conference
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) announced that it will be speaking at Global Hunter Securities' The GHS Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 beginning at 11:30 AM Eastern Time. MarketWire

2011 Annual General Meeting
Golar LNG Limited advises that its 2011 Annual General Meeting will be held on September 23, 2011.The record date for voting at the Annual General Meeting is set to July 19, 2011.The notice, agenda and associated material will be distributed prior to the meeting. GlobeNewswire

Biofrontera AG extends offer to exchange its convertible bond
Biofrontera AG /Biofrontera AG extends offer to exchange its convertible bond. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         14.7.2011 GlobeNewswire

LBi launches LBi Health
New York, NY, 13th July, 2011: LBi Health empowers brands to create 'Connections that Matter' with healthcare decision-makers GlobeNewswire

Actelion to discuss Half Year 2011 financial results
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion to discuss Half Year 2011 financial results . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Alma Media's Q2 interim report to be published on Friday, July 22, 2011
Alma Media Corporation Stock exchange release 14 July 2011 at 15:30 EEST GlobeNewswire

Outotec to deliver alumina calcination technology to Ma'aden Alcoa joint venture in Saudi Arabia
OUTOTEC OYJPRESS RELEASE, JULY 14, 2011 AT 1:00 PM GlobeNewswire

Biotec Pharmacon reports on neuroblastoma study
Biotec Pharmacon ASA is announcing the final results from an early phase (I/II) study on combining Soluble Beta-Glucan (SBG) with anti-cancer antibodies in treatment of neuroblastoma in children GlobeNewswire

Presentation of first half and second quarter 2011
(2011-07-15) Kitron ASA presents its interim report for first half and second quarter 2011 on Thursday 21 July 2011 at 15:00 pm at Kitron ASA's head office, Olav Brunborgs vei 4, Billingstad. GlobeNewswire

Second quarter of 2011: Operating profit SEK 4.3bn (2.7)
"Our customers have been more active and chosen to do more business with us. The customer business increased profit by 7 per cent despite increased uncertainty on the macro environment. Lending to corporates and households continued to increase, up SEK 43bn or 4 per cent in the quarter. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to supply Ship Design for new generation of MARLIN super container feeders for Graig Group
Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade and Technical Press release, 14 July 2011 GlobeNewswire

Atea reports revenue growth of 22.4% and EBIT growth of 58.9%.
Atea ASA /Atea reports revenue growth of 22.4% and EBIT growth of 58.9%.. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New CFO for TAKKT AG nominated
Takkt AG /New CFO for TAKKT AG nominated. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kesko's sales increased in June by 4.9%

STB 2Q 2011: Good operations - stronger result

1.   FPSO Cidade de Paraty for Brazil pre-salt area - Contract Signature GlobeNewswire

HMS Networks AB: Interim report January-June 2011
First six months 2011 GlobeNewswire

ÅF AB Interim report January - June 2011
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Trading Update
IQE plc GlobeNewswire

Presentation of the results for the second quarter of 2011
Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA and Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA are pleased to invite analysts, investors and media to a joint session for presentation of the results for the second quarter of 2011. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to conference call, July 20 at 2:30 pm

Advent to Host Q2 2011 Earnings Call on Monday, July 25, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO - July 14, 2011 - Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 on Monday, July 25, 2011 after the market closes GlobeNewswire

LBi retains Barratt Developments account following five-way pitch
London 8th July 2011: The UK's No.1 home builder Barratt Developments has reappointed LBi as the lead digital agency for its flagship Barratt Homes, David Wilson Homes and Ward Homes brands following a competitive five-way pitch process. GlobeNewswire

Percy3D Customizes Classic Movie Moments for Universal Pictures' Library of Films
PERCYFX App Launches on iOS, Melding the Best of Entertainment and Technology for Movie Fans GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil expands its renewable raw material base with jathropha and camelina oils
Neste Oil OyjPress release14 July 2011 at 3 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Metso to provide mill maintenance for Amcor in Australia
Metso Corporation's press release on July 14, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Interim Management Statement
PayPoint plcInterim Management Statement 14 July 2011 GlobeNewswire

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