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India- EU BTIA negotiations on track: Anand Sharma
Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma today expressed satisfaction over the negotiations with the European Union (EU) for a Broad based Trade and Investment agreement (BTIA) with 12 rounds having been completed till January. ANI

"Profiting from the Current Credit Pathology and Its Impact on Global Resources" - Jay Taylor Interviews Nicole Foss and Bob Hoye
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 14, 2011 - Jay Taylor, publisher of the J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks newsletter, interviews Nicole S Foss, Bob Hoye and Ted Ohashi, of www.InvestmentPitch.com, on his weekly VoiceAmerica radio show, ""Turning Hard Times into Good Times"" ACN Newswire

David Morgan, founder of the Silver-Investor, Discusses Silver's Potential on March 24, 2011 at Mines and Money 2011 Conference in Hong Kong
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 14, 2011 -David Morgan, founder of the www.silver-investor.com  will be a guest speaker at the Mines and Money Hong Kong 2011 mining investment conference.David is a widely recognized analyst in the precious metals industry and consults for hedge funds, high worth investors, mining companies, depositories and bullion dealers ACN Newswire

Hitachi Announces Effects of the Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, and its Responses
Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the following information regarding the effects on the Hitachi Group from the earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, which struck Northeastern Japan on March 11, and regarding the response of Hitachi ACN Newswire

Hitachi to Provide Support for the Recovery from the Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku
Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the decision of the Hitachi Group to provide support in the amount of 300 million yen to aid the victims of the earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, which struck on March 11, and to assist in recovery efforts in the affected regions ACN Newswire

Honda on the Major Earthquake in Northeastern Japan
Honda would like to express its deepest sympathy and condolences to the victims of The 2011 Off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake in northeastern Japan and our sincere hopes for the earliest possible relief and recovery of the affected areas ACN Newswire

Sony Group Operations Affected by Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake, Tsunami and Related Power Outages
Operations at several Sony Corporation and Sony Group sites and facilities have been affected by the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake and tsunami, and Sony is monitoring the status of each of these sites on an on-going basis, while also considering the most effective recovery measures ACN Newswire

Sony Support for Japan Earthquake Relief Efforts
Sony Corporation today announced that, following the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck the northern region of Japan on March 11, Sony and its group companies will donate 300 million Japanese yen to help relief and recovery efforts in communities affected ACN Newswire

Vigilance the Key to Safeguarding People, Property and Infrastructure say Experts at GSA 2011
Asia-Pacific's largest and most comprehensive homeland security and counter terrorism conference and exhibition, Global Security Asia 2011 (GSA 2011), opens tomorrow (15th to 17th March) at the iconic Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre in Singapore ACN Newswire

NEC Contributes to Japan Earthquake Relief Efforts
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today that NEC and its group companies will donate funds, computers, telecommunications equipment and IT network equipment totaling more than 100 million Japanese yen to help relief and recovery efforts in communities affected by the earthquake and tsunami that struck the northern region of Japan on March 11 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Promotes W3C's 'Efficient XML Interchange Format 1.0'
Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. today announced that Fujitsu, as a member of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - an international community to develop the Web standards - has contributed to developing the W3C Recommendation "Efficient XML Interchange Format 1.0 (EXI)," which was published by the W3C recently ACN Newswire

GlobalAutoIndustry.com Live Online Seminars to Feature Leading Experts Discussing Brazil and Mexico Automotive Industries on March 16 & 17
GlobalAutoIndustry.com, a unique marketplace for intelligence and resources for doing business in international markets, today announced leading Brazil and Mexico experts Julian Semple, Manuel Padron and Ernesto Ocampo will present two separate live online seminars on doing business in the Brazil and Mexico automotive industries. MarketWire

US Farms, Inc. Announces Change in Management
US Farms, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: USFM) announced the appointment of Jim Farooquee as the company's president, chief executive officer, chief financial officer and chairman of the board of directors, replacing Yan Skwara, effective March 8, 2011 MarketWire

Hrayr Shahinian, M.D. From Skull Base Institute to Present Status of NASA Collaboration Before Congress March 15
A Southern California brain surgeon currently collaborating with NASA scientists on the next generation of surgical instruments will explain how space technology is improving patient care during a presentation before members of Congress at the upcoming Technology Day on the Hill in Washington, D.C. Internationally renowned brain surgeon Hrayr Shahinian, M.D MarketWire

UB.com's Tiffany Michelle Headlines Sunday's Pro Bounty Madness $100K Guaranteed
UB.com's Pro Bounty Madness Tournaments now have a new addition to the series on Sunday afternoon, a $100K Guaranteed No Limit Hold 'em event featuring Tiffany Michelle, set to launch this weekend. MarketWire

Costco Wholesale Corporation Comments on Its Operations in Japan Following the Major Earthquake
Costco Wholesale Corporation ("Costco" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: COST) announced today the impact on its Japan operations following the major earthquake in Japan on March 11, 2011 MarketWire

Adam "ROOTHLUS" Levy Re-Signs With UB.com for Two More Years
Leading online poker site UB.com is continuing to strengthen its pro roster empire. Adam "ROOTHLUS" Levy today confirmed that he has re-signed with Team UB for another two years. Levy was originally patched by UB.com in October 2008. MarketWire

Timbers, JELD-WEN Announce Exclusive Naming Rights Partnership for JELD-WEN Field
The Portland Timbers and JELD-WEN today announced an historic new naming rights partnership for the Major League Soccer (MLS) team's newly renovated home venue, which now will be known as JELD-WEN Field MarketWire

Escape the Winter Cold With Sizzling Spring Break Deals at Mexico.com
The travel specialists at Mexico.com have just announced an unbeatable deal on all Mexico travel packages. It's time to drop your normal routine and escape reality with a spring break vacation to one of Mexico's top beach destinations, where the sun is always shining and the ocean water is crystal clear. MarketWire

Willbros Reports Fourth Quarter and 2010 Results
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced todayresults for the fourth quarter and full year 2010. The Company recorded anet loss from continuing operations in the fourth quarter of $66.3 million,or $1.41 per share, on revenue of $398.5 million. Contributing to the losswere after-tax charges of $14 MarketWire

Free Workshop "Everything You Have Always Wanted to Know About Writing a Will for You, Your Family and Your Pet" Coming to Tucson
The Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson, in conjunction with local non-profit organizations Handi-Dogs and Cause Four Paws, will be hosting a 3/21 workshop on writing wills for you, your family and your pets. MarketWire

Axis Incorporated Launches New Test Market in Retail Lead Generation
AXIS is showing no signs of slowing, as they continue to launch new test markets out of their Phoenix office. MarketWire

U.S. Workers Willing to Move for the Right Job, Kelly Global Workforce Index(TM) Finds
Two-thirds of American respondents would be willing to move for the right job, with many even prepared to relocate to another country or continent in order to secure their preferred position, according to the latest survey from workforce solutions leader, Kelly Services® (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB). MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: ACWA Legislative Symposium Slated for March 16
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) will host its annual Legislative Symposium on Wednesday, March 16, at the Sacramento Convention Center. The program will focus on how new leadership in Sacramento will approach solutions to the Delta, local government accountability and financing water projects. MarketWire

U.S. Congressional Caucus on Bangladesh Urges Bangladesh Government to Ensure Continued Independence of Grameen Bank
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WiFiRV Warns RV Parks, Campgrounds, and Resorts That Ownership of WiFi Equipment Has Hidden Risks
WiFiRV, a 9-year-old wireless Internet Service Provider specializing in nationwide RV resort, campground, and outdoor hospitality industry deployments, tasks RV industry property owners to consider the value of purchasing sensitive WiFi electronics that are difficult and costly to maintain. MarketWire

Cohesive Information Solutions Wins Major Maximo Upgrade Project at Colorado Springs Utilities
Cohesive Information Solutions, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded the Maximo Upgrade project at Colorado Springs Utilities. MarketWire

David Lynch Foundation Partners With PledgeMusic to Release Exclusive Music Tracks by Star Studded Lineup; Direct Artist to Fan Pre-Launch Activity Has Campaign at Over 50%
PledgeMusic (www.pledgemusic.com), a leading international direct-to-fan platform for raising funds for musicians to record and tour, today announced a partnership with the David Lynch Foundation (DLF), to raise funds with the sale of exclusive unique tracks by some of the world's top artists MarketWire

McDonald's Contributes to Disaster Relief Efforts in Japan
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announced that it will contribute to the Japan disaster relief efforts with a donation of $2 million USD. The funds will be channeled through the International Federation of the Red Cross. MarketWire

Dr. Kit Miyamoto Reports: Day 3 After the Earthquake
Dr. Kit Miyamoto, CEO of Miyamoto International, a global earthquake and structural engineering firm, reports on his experience on the third day after the earthquake in Japan. MarketWire

Master Your Domain: National Home Inspection Month Reminds Home Buyers to Protect Investment
As existing home sales rose again in January and are outpacing last year's levels, HouseMaster, the nation's oldest home inspection franchisor, is reminding home buyers to protect their investment and employ a professional, licensed and insured home inspector. MarketWire

Panic! At The Disco Announce North American Tour; Dates Begin May 22nd at Boston's House of Blues; Support Includes fun., Foxy Shazam, and Funeral Party; Multi-Platinum Band Set for TV Performances, Including TBS' Conan and Lopez Tonight; Eagerly Awaited New Album "VICES & VIRTUES" Arrives Every
Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen recording group Panic! At The Disco has announced details of their upcoming North American headline tour. The dates celebrate the release of the multi-platinum certified band's eagerly awaited new album, "VICES & VIRTUES," which arrives in stores and at all digital retailers on March 22nd. MarketWire

American Internet Services (AIS) Announces Disaster Recovery (DR) Quick Start Package (QSP)
American Internet Services (AIS), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center and connectivity services in the western United States, unveiled its Disaster Recovery (DR) Quick Start Package (QSP) MarketWire

Fueled By Ramen Sign Sublime With Rome; Alternative/Ska-Punk Trio Currently in the Studio, With Debut Album Slated for This Summer
Fueled By Ramen has announced its signing of alternative/ska-punk group Sublime with Rome. The California-based combo features drummer Bud Gaugh and bass player Eric Wilson -- both founding members of the legendary ska-punk band, Sublime -- alongside gifted singer/guitarist Rome. MarketWire

CompuCredit Holdings Corporation Announces Tender Offer to Purchase up to 13,125,000 Shares of Its Common Stock
CompuCredit Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: CCRT) ("CompuCredit") today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for up to 13,125,000 shares of its outstanding common stock, no par value per share (the "Common Stock"), at a purchase price of $8.00 per share. MarketWire

The Evolving Workforce: People Willing to Globetrot for Right Job
More than three quarters of respondents around the world would be willing to move for the right job, with 34 percent prepared to relocate to another country or continent, according to the latest survey from workforce solutions leader, Kelly Services® (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB). MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Announces Results of Annual General Meeting
PNI Digital Media (TSX VENTURE: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced the results of the Company's Fiscal 2010 Annual General Meeting ("AGM") which was held March 10th, 2011 in Vancouver, Canada. MarketWire

AMQ Solutions Announces 1-Step Supply Chain(TM) to Deliver Green and Sustainable Office Furniture Manufacturing
AMQ Solutions ("AMQ") announces 1-Step Supply Chain™, a method of designing, manufacturing and delivering office furniture that significantly improves sustainability, minimizes carbon footprint and reduces cost. This manufacturing process supports the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) The Lean and Green Supply Chain initiative. MarketWire

Collagenna (AGIJ) Receives Positive Test Results on New Professional Product
Axia Group (PINK SHEETS: AGIJ) (http://www.axiacorporation.com/) Collagenna Skin Care Products new Professional Peptide Serum was tested by one of its US partners, The Texas Beauty Institute (TBI) http://www.texasbeautyinstitute.com with positive results. MarketWire

Willbros Announces Expiration and Results of Put Option for 2.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2024
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today the expiration and results of the option of holders of the 2 MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Announces Major Expansion of ETF Listings in Mexico
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with more than $61 billion in franchise assets, announced a major plan for expanding its geographic coverage through a series of cross-listings in Mexico MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor Confirms No Material Disruptions
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today expressed its deep concern for the people of Japan in the aftermath of the severe earthquake and tsunami that have devastated that country. Lattice also confirmed that, based on preliminary discussions with its supply chain partners, its suppliers have not reported any significant damage to their foundry facilities in Japan. MarketWire

CAVU Resources, Inc. Completes the Second Phase of Chisholm Lease Rework
CAVU Resources, Inc. ("CAVU"), which trades as (PINKSHEETS: CAVR), announced today the completion of its second phase of the Chisholm Lease rework. MarketWire

Everybody's Phone Company Offers Lifeline and Link-Up to Qualified Customers as Part of $8 Billion Federally Funded Program
Everybody's Phone Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVPH), a provider of prepaid telephone services, proudly announces that the Company now offers two federally-funded programs, the Lifeline Assistance ("Lifeline") and Link-Up America ("Link-Up"), to its customers who qualify MarketWire

PageUp People's Global CEO to Be Featured Guest on The Bill Kutik Radio Show
Leading Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced that its co-founder and Global CEO, Karen Cariss, will be a featured guest on The Bill Kutik Radio Show MarketWire

Open Identity Exchange Welcomes Newest Member American Psychological Association
The Open Identity Exchange (OIX), the non-profit organization dedicated to building trust in the exchange of online identity credentials across public and private sectors, today announced that the American Psychological Association (APA) has joined the organization. MarketWire

Carew International Adds Sales Leadership Training to Open Enrollment Schedule
Carew International, a leading provider of sales training and leadership development programs, has announced it will add an open enrollment session of Results-Producing Leadership, its popular sales management program, May 3-4, 2011 in Dallas, Texas MarketWire

Cott's Star PhytoNutrients Division Receives GMP Certification From NSF
Cott Beverages announced today that its Star PhytoNutrients division has received independent, third party GMP (good manufacturing practice) certification from NSF International for dietary supplements, following an audit of the company's production and quality systems in Dunkirk, N.Y. MarketWire

AMD Fusion APUs and AMD Radeon(TM) Graphics Cards Accelerate Internet Explorer 9, Powering Immersive Next-Generation Web Experiences
Today at SXSW Interactive, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that the new Internet Explorer 9 from Microsoft is accelerated by the AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and AMD Radeon™ graphics cards, helping to deliver the next-generation Web to consumers MarketWire

Verimatrix and MStar Partner to Bring Advanced Cardless Security Solution to New Markets
Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, announced that it has ported its hardened Verimatrix ViewRight® STB for DVB client security onto the MStar 785X system-on-chip (SoC) series MarketWire

Quantum Announces General Availability of DXi 2.0 Backup and Deduplication Software
News Facts Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced general availability of the DXi 2.0 software platform for its SMB and midrange-focused DXi®-Series disk backup and deduplication solutions. Quantum's DXi4500 and DXi6500 models are now shipping with DXi 2 MarketWire

IronKey Founder and Chairman David Jevans to Address Federal Cyber Security Leaders and Entrepreneurs on Turning DHS Research Into Successful Company
IronKey Founder and Chairman David Jevans will address federal cyber security leaders and their counterparts in the private sector at a Security Innovation Network (SINET) conference this week MarketWire

'SUCCESS STORIES: JAPAN' Offers Free Services to Find People in Japan or Facilitate Donations of Goods or Services to Help Victims in Japan
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CHDT Corporation Reports 2010 Earnings
CHDT Corporation (OTCBB: CHDO), a Florida Corporation with operating subsidiaries focused on designing and manufacturing consumer lighting products for North America and Latin American retail markets, reports revenues of $5,287,261 and a narrowing of losses for 2010. The Company finished the year with a record backlog of $2,600,000, setting the table for a record first quarter. MarketWire

At Energy Council Conference, United Illuminating Co. and ARCOS Show How Automated Callout Restores Power Faster
Since last August, The United Illuminating Company (UI), a New Haven, Conn.-based regional electric distribution company, has shortened the duration of its power outages, reduced costs and accelerated its repair crews' response to calls for assistance. That success recently netted UI and its business partner ARCOS, Inc MarketWire

Delaware North Companies Begins Search for Chief Information Officer for Its Global Operations
Delaware North Companies, one of the world's leading hospitality and food service providers, announced today it has begun a search for a new chief information officer for its global operations. The CIO will report to Charles E. Moran, president and chief operating officer of Delaware North Companies. MarketWire

Fort Dearborn Life(R) and Red Tree Holdings Announce New Distribution Arrangement
Fort Dearborn Life Insurance Company® and Red Tree Holdings, Inc., effective January 1, 2011, will no longer have an exclusive marketing arrangement through Combined Services LLC, a general insurance agency owned by Red Tree Holdings, Inc. Fort Dearborn Life is a Dearborn National® brand company. MarketWire

HKN, Inc. Announces Oilfield Emulsions Supply Contract for BriteWater International, LLC
HKN, Inc. (NYSE Amex: HKN) ("HKN") today announced that BriteWater International, LLC ("BriteWater") has entered into an agreement (the "Agreement") with a producer on the Alaskan North Slope pursuant to which it has the right of first refusal to process and dispose of certain of the producer's oilfield emulsion waste materials. The Agreement has a term of seven years. MarketWire

Vangent, Inc. to Review Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results via Teleconference on March 23, 2011
Vangent, Inc., a leading provider of information management and strategic business process services, will review the fourth quarter 2010 and fiscal 2010 year-end financial results via teleconference on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 4:30 pm ET. MarketWire

CHAD Industries Will Be Demonstrating Flexible Feeding and Insertion of Odd Form Components at the IPC APEX Conference and Exhibition
CHAD Industries, Inc., a leading supplier of odd form placement equipment, will be demonstrating the insertion of relays presented by an Adept AnyFeeder and located with AdeptSight vision. MarketWire

Technolas Perfect Vision Receives FDA Approval of Latest Technology for Custom LASIK
Technolas Perfect Vision GmbH (TPV), a cataract and refractive laser company at the forefront of providing advanced eye laser treatments, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the ZYOPTIX® Advanced Nomogram MarketWire

NAR Bus Tour Comes to Denver
WHAT: Home Ownership Matters Bus Tour WHEN: March 19, 2011, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. MDT WHERE: The Denver Home ShowNational Western ComplexExpo Hall's North Entrance4655 Humboldt St MarketWire

A Briggs to Aid in Japan Relief Effort
A Briggs Passport & Visas Expeditors, a provider of expedited travel documents with 16 offices in the U.S., is participating in the relief effort in Japan. Any U.S. citizens traveling to Japan in a humanitarian capacity will receive free Passport expediting services from A Briggs MarketWire

HealthMarketingMedia.com -- Prevention Strategies on the Radio
What do Christopher Springmann, actors Morgan Freeman and Terrence Howard, plus colon and rectal surgeon Deborah Nagle all have in common? MarketWire

New China Media Partners With Passion Distribution in the China Market
New China Media International, a China company, recently licensed a wide variety of television shows and documentaries from Passion Distribution, one of the most well respected distribution companies located in London with a global reach. Titles include the television series, Royal Inquest and the reality series Real Crimes. MarketWire

Pepper Rock Resources Appoints New President and Directors
Pepper Rock Resources Corp. (OTCBB: PEPR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Don Nicholson as Company President and welcomes him to the Board of Directors. The Company is further pleased to report the appointment of Mr. W. Scott Lawler, Esq. and also welcomes him as a Director of the Company. MarketWire

Light Water Reactors: Chernobyl, Three Mile Island, Fukushima, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- A light water reactor (LWR) is a type of thermal reactor that uses seawater or fresh water as a coolant. LWRs are the most common type of reactor and have three subclasses: pressurized water reactors (PWRs), boiling water reactors (BWRs) and supercritical water reactors (SWRs) MarketWire

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Announces Gamebase (R) Models and Price Range
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ). Gamebase ® gets different new looks, models with different designs, hardware, accessories and applications will be made depending on where and what use will be given to the unit. Models range from a Basic version for lottery betting stands, to a fully loaded version for casinos with a much more elaborate finish and a more esthetic look MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund February 2011 Monthly Update
Below is the February 2011 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star®Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) February 2011 Monthly UpdatePerformance NAV Market Price Discount----------- ----- ------------ -------- Beginning of month value $5.84 $5.06 13 MarketWire

International Monetary Systems Approves Stock Buyback Plan
International Monetary Systems, Ltd. (OTCBB: ITNM), a worldwide leader in business-to-business barter services, today announced that its board of directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan in which the company intends to buy back up to 4% of its outstanding shares from time to time at prevailing market prices. MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Responds to Japan Earthquake
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) expresses its concern and sympathy to the Japanese people as they emerge from this disastrous earthquake. MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. February 2011 Monthly Update
Below is the February 2011 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® GrowthFund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) February 2011 Monthly UpdatePerformance NAV Market Price Discount----------- ----- ------------- -------- Beginning of month value $4.63 $4.29 7 MarketWire

Eastern Japan's Damaged Electrical Infrastructure Prompts Rolling Blackouts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The integrity of eastern Japan's electrical infrastructure was severely compromised by Friday's earthquake, and the region is now suffering from a shortage of electricity MarketWire

Updates for Fukushima Daiichi, Daini Nuclear Power Stations, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--As of 7:00 a.m. JST Monday, March 14, several changes had taken place at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, which is owned and operated by Tokyo Electric Power Company Incorporated (TYO:9501) (TEPCO) (Tokyo, Japan). At 3:00 a.m. JST, TEPCO began a cooling strategy at Unit 3 by introducing fresh water into the reactor housing MarketWire

Japan's Leaders Ponder Long-Term Economic Impact of Earthquake, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Gordon Murray, Managing Director of Industrial Info Resources East Asia (Kofu, Japan) -- The Japanese stock index (the Nikkei) dropped nearly 6% on Monday morning, as the nation continues to come to terms with the scale of the recent damage. MarketWire

Whale of a Deal: Ivar's Restaurants Mark Iconic Flounder's 106th Birthday With $1.06 Entrees on March 22
On Tuesday, March 22, Puget Sound patrons can reel in a deal at all Ivar's Seafood Bars and full service restaurants simply by proclaiming their birthday wishes to company "flounder" Ivar Haglund to mark his 106th birthday. On that day, when patrons purchase one full-priced entrée, they can receive a second entrée of equal or lesser value for just $1 MarketWire

Monday PM Hits: Citigroup Inc., Pfizer Inc., Bank of America, Sprint Nextel Corp., Ford Motor Co., Cameco Corp., Net Savings Link Inc., Kunekt Corp.
aStockMarketLife.com, a key source for small-cap research, supplies comprehensive due diligence and analysis on the hottest stocks in the market. aStockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's main focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of a sudden breakout in the market. Timing is one of the key elements of success in the market MarketWire

Allied Energy Provides Production Operations Report for Grimes County, Texas
Allied Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AGGI) provided the following report today for its horizontal Georgetown Buda production operations in Grimes County, Texas. MarketWire

American Reprographics Company to Attend the Credit Suisse Global Services Conference
American Reprographics Company (NYSE: ARC), the nation's leading provider of reprographic services and technology, today announced that Jonathan Mather, Chief Financial Officer, and David Stickney, VP of Corporate Communications, will be attending the Credit Suisse Global Services Conference at the Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. MarketWire

Testronic Labs Taps Ellisys for SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Testing Solution
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Ash Improvement Technology Signs Agreement to Treat Coal Ash in India
New York-based Ash Improvement Technology Inc (AIT) signed an agreement for implementation of its CleanCem™ ash treatment process at a coal-fired power plant located in Chhattisgarh, India. MarketWire

Brazil's ADIT Announces Gary Garrabrant of Equity International as Keynote Speaker at Real Estate Investment Conference
Luiz Henrique Lessa, President of The Association for Real Estate and Tourism Development in Brazil (ADIT) is pleased to announce Gary Garrabrant, CEO and Co-founder of Equity International (EI), as the keynote speaker in this year's Business Round Session of ADIT Invest, May 10-12, 2011 in Fortaleza, Brazil. Mr MarketWire

Palomar Technologies to Provide Live Demonstrations of the 3500-III Die Bonder at SEMICON China 2011
Palomar Technologies, the world-leading provider of precision microelectronics and optoelectronic packaging systems, today announced it will showcase live demonstrations of the 3500-III Die Bonder at SEMICON China 2011 in Shanghai. MarketWire

Eastway Jet Services Expands Private Jet Maintenance Capabilities: Named Phenom Service Center
Expanding its private jet maintenance capabilities, Eastway Jet Services today announced that it was named an Embraer Phenom Service Center, providing Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 owners with a full offering of maintenance services. Eastway Jet Services, located at MacArthur Airport (ISP), is the only independently-owned authorized Level 3 Service Center in the Northeast. MarketWire

Media Advisory: Health Care Without Harm and Practice Greenhealth Host CleanMed2011
WHAT: CleanMed 2011, the nation's oldest and most important conference on sustainable health care, will be held on April 6-8 in Phoenix, AZ. More than 40 sessions on green health care building, sustainability leadership, green purchasing, waste reduction and other topics related to sustainable operations will be presented MarketWire

Independent Auto Repairers, Labor and Others Unite to Fight So-Called 'Right to Repair' Legislation
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Ataccama Appoints Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Ataccama Corporation, a leading provider of Data Quality, Master Data Management and Data Governance software, has named Gary Filan as Vice President, Worldwide Sales. In this role, Filan will be responsible for developing both direct and indirect sales capabilities for the company and driving Ataccama's revenue goals. MarketWire

Mobiform Software Reports Profitable Quarter
Mobiform Software Inc. (OTCBB: MOBS), a software developer that enables the visualization of real time data, today announced the continuance of its growth achieved in 2010. MarketWire

Arotech Corporation Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year, 2010
Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ARTX), aprovider of quality defense and security products for the military, lawenforcement and security markets, today reported results for the quarterand full year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

CenterPointe Community Bank Reports Year End Profit
CenterPointe Community Bank (PINKSHEETS: CENP), headquartered in Hood River, Oregon, announced fiscal year income(before tax benefit) of $291,000; and net income of $591,000 after $300,000tax benefit resulting from the partial reversal of an allowance fordeferred tax assets to be recognized in the near term. MarketWire

The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange Retains Van Osdol & Magruder, The Biggest Little Law Firm(R) in Kansas City, to Manage Business Success
The Biggest Little Law Firm® in Kansas City, Van Osdol & Magruder, P.C., was retained by The Rieger (www.theriegerkc.com), located at 1924 Main Street, to manage its entity formation, real estate lease, purchase of assets and liquor license. MarketWire

Barona Rocks the House With $50,000 March Power Party
Pay tribute to your favorite rock band as music groupies flock to Barona Resort & Casino on Friday, March 25, to win their share of $50,000 at the "I Love Rock & Roll" Power Party. Celebrating rock and roll through the ages, the music of the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Aerosmith and U2 will inspire Club Barona members to play all night for chances to win big. MarketWire

Poly Plant Project's World-Class CVD Reactor Fabricator Selected to Produce Fusion Energy Reactors for ITER Project
Poly Plant Project, Inc MarketWire

BMO Announces $100,000 Donation to Support Red Cross Efforts in Japan
BMO Financial Group today announced that it will contribute $100,000 to support the Red Cross Japan Earthquake Asia Pacific Tsunami Appeal. MarketWire

Miller & Smith Announces the SoHo Collection at Maple Lawn
Miller & Smith, an award-winning homebuilder and real estate development company, announces today the model grand opening of the SoHo Collection, a chic, loft-style collection of townhomes in the Maple Lawn community located in Howard County, Maryland. MarketWire

Northwest Meat, a Chicago Meat Distributor, Celebrating 53 Years and Still Going Strong
Northwest Meat Company, a local Chicago meat distributor, celebrates its 53rd anniversary. Family owned and operated from its very beginning, the company keeps expanding and attracting new customers thanks to the combination of strict quality control and commitment to customer service. MarketWire

Document Capture to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Call: March 16, 2011
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), an IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced that the Company will release fourth quarter and year-end 2010 earnings on Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 at 4:30 PM Eastern. The Company will release its 10-KSB for the period earlier the same day. MarketWire

Gasboy(R) Atlas(R) Fleet Fueling Dispensers Gain UL Listing for Ethanol
Underwriters Laboratories has approved three models of Gasboy Atlas dispensers for use with fuels containing up to 85% ethanol (E85). The Gasboy Atlas E85 dispensers (model 9872KX series) join the current Atlas electronic fleet dispenser models that are specifically designed for commercial fleet fueling applications MarketWire

L.J. Star Announces Sight-Glass Camera for Explosion Proof Environments
L.J. Star has introduced an explosion-proof sight-glass camera that allows safe viewing of process systems in hazardous areas. MarketWire

Update: Cadence Enhances Unified Custom/Analog Flow to Boost Productivity at Nodes Down to 20nm
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced major enhancements to its Virtuoso®-based custom/analog flow, boosting productivity across the entire flow from initial design specification to final GDSII and for process nodes down to 20 nanometers MarketWire

AccelOps Further Enhances Visibility, Control, and Efficiency for Data Centers and Cloud Service Providers
AccelOps, Inc., the only provider of integrated monitoring solutions designed from the ground up for cloud-generation data centers and managed service providers, today announced the general availability of version 3.1 of the AccelOps solution MarketWire

xG Technology Announces Appointment of John Coleman and George Schmitt to Its Board of Directors
xG® Technology, Inc. (LSE: XGT) ("xG" or the "Company"), the developer of a broad portfolio of wireless communications technologies, including cognitive radio networks, is pleased to announce the appointment to its Board of both John Coleman as a new Executive Director and George Schmitt as a new Non-Executive Director. MarketWire

BRS Resources Announces Italian Seismic Program
BRS Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: BRS) announced today that AleAnna Resources, LLC, in which BRS Resources owns a membership interest, has contracted with Geotec SpA to perform a 3D seismic program on its Ponte dei Diavolo permit area in Po Valley of Italy MarketWire

U.S. Patent Office Grants Patent for Contractor Management Process
CodeBlue in January received a patent for a System and Method for Automatically Monitoring the Performance of a Contractor in the Management of an Insurance Claim. MarketWire

GoIP's GO800 and GOBOX at SXSW
GoIP Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GOIG) announced today GoIP's, GO800's and GOBOX's management attended SXSW (South by Southwest) this past weekend, the annual premier interactive event in Austin, Texas. Both GO800 and GOBOX service applications were presented and exposed to attendees. MarketWire

Center for Restorative Justice Works Hosts Luncheon and Prison Visit With Internationally Known Speaker: Sister Helen Prejean, DEAD MAN WALKING
The Center for Restorative Justice Works (CRJW) presents a luncheon featuring Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ, author of Dead Man Walking, an advocate for restoring victims of crime and abolition of the death penalty. The luncheon will take place on Thursday, March 17, 2011 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at St. Angela Merici's Parish Hall, 585 S. Walnut Ave. Brea, CA 92821. This event is sold out MarketWire

Zephyr Real Estate Launches Poll for San Francisco Calendar Theme
Since 1993, Zephyr Real Estate has produced an annual calendar for distribution to more than 10,000 clients each year. This year, for the first time ever, Zephyr is inviting the public to vote on the theme for the 2012 calendar. MarketWire

Sennheiser DW Office Headset Completes Cisco, Polycom and Avaya Interoperability Certifications
Sennheiser Communications today announced that its DW Office wireless DECT headset has successfully completed interoperability and certification testing by leading networking and communication manufacturers, including Cisco, Polycom and Avaya MarketWire

Siteworx Execs Share Nonprofit Web and New Media Best Practices as Nonprofit Technology Executives Converge in DC
Siteworx is a silver sponsor of the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference. On Friday, March 18, Siteworx execs will be on hand with clients from the American Diabetes Association and All For Good to share insights for nonprofit organizations looking to better leverage their technology assets, improve user experiences and maximize efficiency. MarketWire

Universal Media Corporation Announces Agreement With 1st Resource Group, Inc.
In the news release, "Universal Media Corporation Announces Agreement With 1st Resource Group, Inc." issued earlier today by Universal Media Corporation (PINKSHEETS: UMED), we are advised by the company that the Contact phone number should read "817-529-0280 x1023" rather than "718-529-0280 X1023" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Mojiva Expands Mobile Advertising Industry Presence With New Sales Hires
Mojiva, the mobile ad network, today announced the addition of six new sales and marketing executives to its team MarketWire

Corporate Counsel Introduces New Blog From Rich Baer to Address Strategic Challenges Facing In-House Counsel
Corporate Counsel today announced the launch of the first blog on its Web site, written by Rich Baer, the well-known general counsel and chief administrative officer of Qwest Communications International, Inc. The blog will be updated one-to-two times each week. MarketWire

VHA Inc. Leverages Strength of Member Networks to Help Hospitals Save Money and Operate More Efficiently
As hospitals continue to look for ways to improve their performance in light of increasing demands coupled with lower reimbursements, VHA Inc., the national health care network, is helping its members meet these challenges through regional supply networks MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket and China Crescent (CCTR) Schedule Combined Update Webcast
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (OTCQB: NWMT) and China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: CCTR) today announced a Webcast scheduled for Thursday, March 17th to provide an update on the Companies' progress toward previously announced strategic objectives MarketWire

Wyndham Hotel Group Announces First Wyndham Grand in the Middle East
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NetSteps Named in Utah Valley BusinessQ Magazine UV50 for the 3rd Consecutive Year
NetSteps has been named as one of Utah's 50 fastest-growing companies for the third consecutive year by Utah Valley BusinessQ Magazine. The magazine annually recognizes outstanding businesses in the region with the UV50 Award, which honors the 30 fastest-growing companies, 10 top revenue companies, and 10 startups to watch in the Utah Valley MarketWire

Victory Energy Corporation Announces Acquisition of Producing Oil Well Interest
Victory Energy Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VYEY) today announced, as part of a continuing expansion of the company's Jones County Texas Oil play, and through its partnership with Aurora Energy Partners, the company has acquired an interest in a second oil producing well. The producing well is part of a 320 acre lease named The White Unit MarketWire

Northwest Oklahoma Ranch -- 9,698 Acres -- to Be Auctioned
DF&D Ranch, a northwest Oklahoma ranch that includes 2,700 irrigated acres and 6,920 acres of grassland, will sell at auction Wednesday, April 13. MarketWire

Vulcan GMS Publishes Case Study on How to Be Successful With Concurrent Engineering
"Concurrent Engineering is a best practice manufacturers take for granted," said Tom Ray, President of Vulcan GMS (www.vulcangms.com), a supplier of custom radiation protection and lead products. "However, using concurrent engineering, some companies see new-product-development improvements of 5-to-10 percent, while others experience benefits in the 30-to-50-percent range MarketWire

Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. -- Trading Moves to the OTCQB
Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPMG) (PINKSHEETS: OPMG), a growing force in mobile applications, including anti-texting while driving software, today announced the Company began trading on the OTCQB as of February 23, 2011 under the ticker symbol OPMG. The OTCQB is a marketplace tier developed by the OTC Markets Group for U.S MarketWire

Now That's Cool Underwear! Jockey Launches Jockey(R) staycool
Jockey International, Inc. wants people to wear cool underwear. Really. Jockey is introducing Jockey® staycool, innovative underwear for men and women that regulates skin temperature, helping to keep the wearer feeling cool and comfortable all day long. MarketWire

In Vitro Diagnostics Market (IVD) to Reach Around US$ 52 Billion by 2013
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of RNCOS's new report "Global In Vitro Diagnostic Market Analysis" to their collection of General In Vitro Diagnostics market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6168825 MarketWire

New Vishay Siliconix 12 V Triple SPDT Switch for 3D Shutter Glasses Features 1.8 V Logic Compatibility and Low Power Consumption Down to Less Than 1 Microamp in Ultra-Compact miniQFN-16 Package
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced the release of a new compact triple SPDT (triple 2:1) switch optimized for 3D shutter glasses. The DG9454 guarantees 1.8 V logic compatibility over an operational voltage range from 2.7 V to 13.2 V at V+ and 2.5 V to + 5.5 at VL, and features low power consumption down to less than 1 microamp to greatly enhance battery life MarketWire

SeeSaw Networks Named to Wall Street Journal's Next Big Thing List
SeeSaw Networks, a leading San Francisco-based digital media company, has been named to The Wall Street Journal's The Next Big Thing list, which seeks to identify and rank the venture-backed companies across all industries that have the capital, executive experience, and investor know-how to succeed MarketWire

Gaming Technology Expert Claudia R. Winkler Joins NEWave as Senior Vice President of Professional Services
Well-known gaming and hospitality technology expert Claudia R. Winkler has joined NEWave as Senior Vice President of Professional Services. Just last month the company announced Bart A. Lewin had assumed leadership as CEO and CTO, and now Winkler's joining the NEWave leadership team sends another signal that the company is positioning itself for revitalized growth. MarketWire

Redhook Unveils New Look for 30th Birthday
This month, Redhook Brewery, one of the nation's founding domestic craft brewers, is celebrating its 30th birthday by unveiling a new look, including bottles, labels, bottle caps and packaging. MarketWire

Magnolia Lane in Elk Grove Has Residence Three Homes for a Spring Move-In
Magnolia Lane in Elk Grove by William Lyon Homes currently has a selection of upgraded and landscaped Residence Three homes on large lots for spring move-in. Homeshoppers are encouraged to act quickly as this unique offering is selling fast MarketWire

Treat Yourself Right With Cotton Tree's Wellness Package
If the demands of modern life have left you long on stress and short on time to eat right and exercise, let the new three-day wellness package from the Cayman Islands' luxurious Cotton Tree resort remind you how to relax and take care of yourself in a soul-nurturing, tropical beachfront setting. MarketWire

Medline's ERASE CAUTI Prevention Program Helps Unity Hospital Reduce the Risk of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
Unity Hospital in Rochester, New York, is reducing the risk of catheter-associated urinary tract infections by utilizing Medline Industries, Inc.'s ERASE CAUTI program, including an innovative one-layer catheter tray and comprehensive education and training. MarketWire

Superclick Reports First Quarter Results and Operating Highlights
Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB: SPCK), a technology leader in IP infrastructure management solutions to the hospitality industry, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2011. MarketWire

NeighborWorks(R) Helps More Than 16,700 Families Become Homeowners
NeighborWorks America, one of the largest community development corporations and the sponsor of one hundred full-service Home Ownership Centers around the U.S., today announced that more than 16,700 families became homeowners last year through the efforts of NeighborWorks organizations. MarketWire

(NUBL) NuMobile Schedules Webcast Update to Review Technologies Under Development, Progress in Africa and Strategic Discussions With Expansion in China
NuMobile, Inc. (OTCQB: NUBL) today announced a Webcast scheduled for Thursday, March 17th to provide an update on the Company's progress on initiatives underway, in addition to presenting the Company's latest developments. NuMobile is an early stage company concentrating on the development of software solutions for the Smartphone and mobile computing industry MarketWire

EADS North America Partners With Washington Space Business Roundtable to Send Students to Space Camp
EADS North America today announced that it has donated $5,000 to the Washington Space Business Roundtable (WSBR) to be used to send five Washington, D.C.-area students to Space Camp at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala. MarketWire

CryerHealth Establishes Personalized Medicine Practice to Support Companies Committed to Genomic-Based Innovation
CryerHealth, LLC, a leading healthcare consulting firm committed to creating patient-centric solutions to healthcare delivery challenges, announced today it has launched a Personalized Medicine Practice. The new practice will focus on designing commercialization and external affairs strategies for companies developing and marketing genomic-based diagnostics and therapies. MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance Conference Focuses on U.S. Roadmaps to EMV and Secure ID
The Smart Card Alliance announced today that the theme of its 2011 Annual Conference will be "The Roadmap to EMV Payments and Secure ID," where attendees can look forward to presentations and discussions on the advancement and growing adoption of smart card technology in EMV, contactless and mobile payments, and secure identification MarketWire

Mobile Couponing Company Moves to Cincinnati
For the second time in 10 days, a CincyTech investment has persuaded a startup technology company from Chicago to continue its growth in Cincinnati. MarketWire

UFood Restaurant Group Is Now Featured on Healthy Dining Finder
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC) announced today that the restaurant will now be featured on the website HealthyDiningFinder.com. The site, dedicated to listing healthy menu options on the go, will provide information on UFood's menu, nutritional details and locations. MarketWire

Social Media Ventures, Inc. Announces PetsPlacesCard.com Growth
Social Media Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMVI) is pleased to announce the company has experienced growth in the number of pet owners utilizing its pet discount drug card at www.PetsPlacesCard.com, during the past six months. MarketWire

New Online Contest From PennySaverUSA.com Asks Readers to Share Stories About Their Stroke of Luck
PennySaverUSA.com, a Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) company, continues its Pennysaver of the Month series with a new theme for March. "Your Lucky Day" is the latest online contest that asks readers to submit stories about the luckiest thing to happen to them. The lucky winner will receive a cash prize of $250 awarded in the form of a check. MarketWire

Making Friends Without Facebook
Back when Marilyn Randall was a kid, she didn't have to send a friend request in order to become someone's friend. MarketWire

The Piacente Group Sponsors the ROTH Capital Partners 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference
The Piacente Group, Inc. ("TPG"), a full service investor relations consulting firm with offices in New York, California and Beijing, today announced its Silver sponsorship of the ROTH Capital Partners 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference being held March 14-16, 2011 at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, Calif. MarketWire

Green Bridge Industries, Inc. Substantially Reduces Authorized Common Shares
Green Bridge Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRBG) is pleased to announce that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a reduction in the number of authorized Common Shares from 2 billion to 500 million Common Shares MarketWire

Cephas Holding Provides Corporate Update
Cephas Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CEHC) today provided a corporate update on its activities and projects. MarketWire

SmartMetric to Benefit From the Global Adoption of Smart Cards by Banks
SmartMetric Inc. (OTCBB: SMME) CEO & President C. Hendrick, speaking from Buenos Aires where the United States based company is readying its mass production and global distribution center for its Biometric activated Smart Cards, said the markets for its product line including biometric cards for the banking industry is in the multi hundreds of millions of cards globally. MarketWire

MedHOK Earns Full NCQA HEDIS Software Certification for 360Measures
MedHOK has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) Software Certification™ for 360Measures. Full HEDIS 2011 certification was achieved for 360Measures 1.56, which successfully passed all 62 measures included in the program. MarketWire

John Thomas Financial Supports the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation
John Thomas Financial, an independent broker-dealer and investment banking firm located in New York City's Financial District, shows its support for our country's servicemen with support for the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation (MC-LEF) MarketWire

NHRA National Record Set by Driver Rodger Brogdon Driving the Racers Edge Car Sponsored by MicroHoldings US Inc.
MicroHoldings US Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MCHU) announced their subsidiary, The Racers Edge and Racers Edge sponsored driver, Rodger Brogdon, sets NHRA record. Records fell in Pro Stock as well as Brogdon set the National ET mark in the Racer's Edge Pontiac GXP with a pass of 6.495 at 213.47. He easily backed the record during his second pass -- a 6.503 at 213.57 mph. MarketWire

AmeraMex International Retains Squar Milner to Perform SEC Audit
AmeraMex International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction and mining companies, today announced that it has retained Newport Beach, Calif.-based Squar Milner, one of the nation's 100 largest accounting firms as well as one of the largest independent accounting and advisory firms in California MarketWire

Count Your Peas -- Mom of 3 Creates Nutrition Based iPad App for Kids
Design Seedling, Inc., a user experience design consultancy, recently unveiled Count Your Peas, the company's first iPad app for kids. Created to convey basic nutrition info to kids in a fun learning environment, Count Your Peas includes interactive elements based on arts and crafts and simple games woven in with basic nutrition info. MarketWire

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp and B&B Theatres Announce Long-Term Cinema Advertising Partnership
Cinedigm Digital Cinema (NASDAQ: CIDM) and B&B Theatres Operating Company, Inc. announced today that UniqueScreen Media, Inc. (the cinema advertising subsidiary of Cinedigm) will be B&B Theatres' exclusive agent for in-theatre and web-based advertising services. Terms of the long-term agreement are not being disclosed. MarketWire

WaterSense(R) 101
With so many products claiming to be green these days, it's hard to know which ones are the real deal. A great indicator for certified sustainability in the bathroom is the WaterSense® label, which is granted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) MarketWire

New Grab Bars With Integrated Accessories From Moen Home Care Offer Bath Safety With Style
Whether building or remodeling their bathrooms, today's discerning homeowners often focus on style and functionality... but safety often is an overlooked element. Why? Because many safety accessories have the stigma of looking "institutional." MarketWire

Eco-story Rolls Out New LED Refrigerated Case Lighting Fixture
Eco-story, a leader in LED lighting solutions, today announced that it has added LED refrigerated case lighting fixtures to its portfolio of products. Eco-story decided to add the product because of high demand for sustainable, uniform LED lighting in refrigerated displays for convenience stores, grocery stores and markets that require case lighting. MarketWire

Intacct Partners With Spivey & Co. LLC
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, announced today that Spivey & Co. LLC, a leading ERP project leadership and business process optimization firm, has joined the Intacct Business Partner Program. This strategic partnership demonstrates Spivey & Co MarketWire

Lakers Media Traveling Party Creates Groundswell of Support for Autism Speaks Los Angeles
Becoming the largest individual fundraiser for the Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks after only 3 short weeks is no small feat, but Lakers Broadcaster John Ireland has done it. Ireland is currently the largest individual fundraiser of the Los Angeles walk, raising almost $17,000 in three weeks time. MarketWire

CHOC Follies XIV: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Follies, March 31 - April 2
Nearly 100 of Orange County's business, civic and society leaders will perform during CHOC Follies XIV: "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Follies," a charity musical event benefiting CHOC Children's, from March 31 - April 2, 2011, at the Robert B. Moore Theatre on the Orange Coast College Campus. MarketWire

February Cold Fronts Bring Higher March Electricity Bills
Texas electricity customers who reside in the Oncor, CenterPoint, TNMP, AEP North and AEP Central service areas experienced severe cold weather the week of January 31, 2011. The cold weather brought snow, ice, and caused temperatures to drop into the teens and single digits MarketWire

Global Market for Patient Monitoring Systems Is Expected to Reach US$30 Billion by 2017
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of Industry Experts' new report "Patient Monitors: Equipment & Accessories - A Global Market Overview" to their collection of Patient Monitoring market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6168691. MarketWire

Tactical Communications Group Completes Deployment of Link 16 Ground Support Systems to Royal Saudi Air Force
Tactical Communications Group (TCG), the leading independent provider of tactical data link (TDL) software solutions for military test, training, simulation and operational applications worldwide, today announced its successful deployment of TCG's Ground Support System (GSS) to the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) MarketWire

Computech's Auction Platform Successfully Supports Sweden's 800 MHz Auction
Sweden's telecommunications regulator, Swedish Post and Telecom Agency (PTS), has announced the successful conclusion of its auction over the Internet, after almost five days of bidding and 31 rounds. With the consulting and software support of information technology consulting firm, Computech, Inc MarketWire

Bombardier Receives an Order From Metrolinx for 50 BiLevel Commuter Rail Cars
Bombardier Transportation announced today that it has received an order from Metrolinx for the supply of 50 BOMBARDIER BiLevel commuter rail cars to be delivered to GO Transit in Toronto. The contract for the 50 rail cars is valued at approximately $125 million CDN ($128 million US, 93 million euro). MarketWire

Acronis and Red Hat Partner to Enable Expanded Virtualization Capabilities for Enterprises
Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, and Acronis, a leading provider of backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, today announced that Acronis' flagship virtualization product has been certified on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. MarketWire

Taglich Brothers Initiates Coverage of Zolon Corporation
Taglich Brothers, Inc. announces it has initiated coverage of Zolon Corporation (OTCBB: ZLON). MarketWire

VirTra Systems
In the news release, "VirTra Announces Record Breaking 2010 Results," issued Friday, March 11 by VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), we are advised by the company that in the first and eighth paragraphs, Bob Ferris was incorrectly listed as CEO and president of VirTra systems. Bob Ferris is the CEO of the company, while Don Andrus is president and COO. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

What Does MS Mean to 13,000 Local People?
To most people living with it, the letters "MS" mean more than "multiple sclerosis." MS can mean: MarketWire

BMO Spend & Payment Solutions Executive Named a 'Pro to Know'
Terry Wellesley, Executive Managing Director of BMO Spend & Payment Solutions, a division of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), has been named a Supply Chain "Pro to Know" by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, for the second time. MarketWire

Kandi Technologies Receives Italian Order for Pure Electric Vehicles
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (NASDAQ: KNDI) (the "Company" or "Kandi"), a leading Chinese exporter of off-road vehicles and developer of the "COCO" all-electric vehicle, today announced further developments on the previously announced letter of intent signed by Kandi and Share s.r.l corporation. Kandi has received a purchase order for 1,000 pure electric vehicles for the Italian market from Share MarketWire

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Receives Communication From OTC Market Group, Inc. About Recent Trading Platform Change
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTCBB: SFMI) announces that it has received a communication from OTC Market Group, Inc. about the recent trading platform change from the FINRA system to the OTCQX superior electronic interdealer quotation system. Management believes that this letter will help clarify the move and explains the inaccuracies in its displayed stock data. MarketWire

EPA Recognizes Bosch With 2011 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Bosch home appliances the 2011 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award. The award recognizes Bosch for its continued contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing water- and energy-efficient appliances and educating consumers on the benefits of the ENERGY STAR program MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Greater Sophistication of Cyber Crimes Encourages Adoption of Security Information and Event Management
Organizations have begun to implement sophisticated security products to thwart criminals both within and without the organization in the wake of escalating severity, complexity and occurrence of cyber crimes, especially those relating to online transactions MarketWire

Actiontec Named Finalist in 2011 CTIA E-Tech Awards
Actiontec Electronics and its 4G LTE Integrated Router was named a finalist in the Infrastructure: In-Building Wireless/Wi-Fi/LAN category of CTIA's annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition. The CTIA E-Tech Awards honor the most innovative new products in 14 categories spanning the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, enterprise and infrastructure MarketWire

Global Demand for Stationary Fuel Cells to Reach $2.6 Billion in 2017
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of Wintergreen Research's new report "Stationary Fuel Cell Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017" to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6168707 MarketWire

Crude Carriers Corp. Appoints Dimitris P. Christacopoulos to Its Board of Directors
Crude Carriers Corp. (NYSE: CRU) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Dimitris P. Christacopoulos to serve as a Director on the Company's Board. He will be an independent Board member and will serve on the Board's Audit and Independent Directors' committees. MarketWire

Analyst Firm Recognizes Silver Peak for Complete Application Support
Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class wide area network (WAN) optimization, today announced it has been recognized for having "one of the most complete application support stories" among WAN optimization vendors in a report by analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) MarketWire

Homeland Resources Appoints Halterman as Senior Geological Consultant
Homeland Resources Ltd. (OTCQB: HMLA) (OTCBB: HMLA) is pleased to report that the company has appointed Mr. Leroy (Lee) Halterman to the position of Senior Geological Consultant. MarketWire

FormFactor Updates Business Status After Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) today announced that it has completed a status review of its employees, its Japan operations, and its suppliers following the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. MarketWire

Cinda Klickna Elected Illinois Education Association President
A high school English teacher from Rochester has been elected president of the state's largest education employees' union. MarketWire

Tablet Devices Fuel Sales of New Content, Other Hidden Consumer Trends Revealed in New Media and Entertainment Survey
The owners of iPads and other tablet devices are voraciously consuming all types of media and are significantly outpacing individuals who don't own these devices. Additional findings in L.E.K. Consulting's Hidden Opportunities in New Media Survey include why TV and select other media will stay strong, and how social media is reshaping commerce. L.E.K. interviewed 2,000 U.S MarketWire

Tagged Taps Hewlett-Packard HR Executive for Newly Created Role of Vice President of People Operations to Support Company Growth
Tagged, the world's leader in social discovery, today announced the addition of James Takazawa as its first Vice President of People Operations. MarketWire

Small Business Owners Can Now Gain Better Control of Employee Web Usage and Online Security
The challenge many small business owners face is having the right kind of Internet protection built with their specific business needs in mind MarketWire

Trendfield Holdings Limited Believes That Its Mongolian License 13602X Has the Potential to Be a World-Class Epithermal Polymetallic (Ag, Au, Pb, Cu) Deposits
In March 2010 THL Mongolia Ltd. purchased 70% of KMNG LLC (KMNG) holdings. KMNG is located in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia and owns 3 exploration licenses 13602X, 13603X and 13408X. These licenses are located in the South Gobi Province at the southern border of Mongolia, in the territories of Hanboulag, Khanbogd, Sayshand and Dalanazadgad. The cumulative area of the licenses is 1935.5 km2. MarketWire

Nutra Pharma Receives Patent for the Use of Cobratoxin as an Analgesic
Nutra Pharma Corporation (OTCBB: NPHC), a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and Pain, announced today that it has received approval from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for its patent describing the use of cobratoxin as a treatment for chronic pain. MarketWire

FUTURESTATES: Ten Short Films, Ten Visions of the Future by Ten Visionary Indie Filmmakers
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BIOLASE to Present at the ROTH OC Growth Stock Conference in Dana Point, CA
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that management is scheduled to make an investor presentation at the ROTH 23rd Annual Growth Stock Conference on Wednesday, March 16, at 2:30 pm Pacific Time. The conference is being held March 13-16, at the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, CA. MarketWire

Gutenberg Receives Mercury Award for Thought Leadership Campaign
Gutenberg Communications, a global, strategic communications firm offering public and investor relations services, today announced that it has received a Mercury Award for outstanding media relations, which was awarded for a PR campaign executed on behalf of a high-profile client in its Legal industry practice MarketWire

Presidio Wins Seven Top Honors at 2011 Cisco Partner Summit
Presidio Networked Solutions, Inc. the premier provider of professional and managed services for the full lifecycle of advanced IT infrastructure solutions, announced today it is the recipient of seven Cisco Partner Summit U.S. and Canada Partner of the Year awards. Cisco unveiled the winners March 1 at its annual partner conference in New Orleans. MarketWire

VFA Introduces Innovative Mobile Data Collection for Guided Self-Assessments
VFA, Inc., the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and asset management, today announced the release of version 2.3 of its guided self-assessment solution, VFA.auditor® with mobile/offline survey support. MarketWire

Longvie S. A. Selects Epicor(R) Next-Generation ERP
Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, today announced that Argentine company Longvie S. A. has selected the Epicor 9 next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. Longvie S. A MarketWire

NRRA Calls for Federal Action to Halt Interference by Some States in Risk Retention Group Operations
The National Risk Retention Association is calling for federal legislation to enforce the Liability Risk Retention Act of 1986 (LRRA) against continued interference by some States in the lawful operation of Risk Retention Groups (RRG), Brian Braley, Chairman of NRRA, reported. MarketWire

The National Association of Social Workers Chooses InReach Healthcare to Deliver Online Continuing Education
InReach, a leading provider of online continuing education (CE) management solutions, today announces that The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) has chosen InReach Healthcare to help them bring continuing education online through webcasts, webinars, telephone seminars, and podcasts MarketWire

Ecologic Transportation, Inc. (EGCT) to Be Featured in Small Cap Stock Newsletter QualityStocks Daily
Ecologic Transportation, Inc. (OTCBB: EGCT) announced that they have agreed with QualityStocks to be featured in The Small Cap QualityStocks Daily Newsletter, QualityStocks Daily Blogs and Message Boards. QualityStocks, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a free service that collects data from hundreds of Small-Cap and Micro-Cap online Investment Newsletters into one Free Daily Newsletter Report MarketWire

Pioneering Naturopath, Originator of Blood Type Diet Urges Adoption of Holistic, Preventive Care to Lower Mounting U.S. Healthcare Costs
As health insurance premiums and medical costs continue to rise, Dr. James L. D'Adamo -- internationally acclaimed naturopathic doctor, originator of the world-famous Blood Type Diet and director of the D'Adamo Institute for the Advancement of Natural Therapies -- is urging Americans to adopt preventive care to help avert chronic degenerative diseases MarketWire

SFR Business Team Selects Fortinet's Technology as the Cornerstone of Its Enterprise Managed Security Services
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Japan Stocks: Nissan Motor Co., Sony Corp., Toyota Motor Corp., Canon Inc., Honda Motor Co., Panasonic Corp., Kyocera Corp., Sanyo Electric Co.
aStockMarketLife.com, a key source for small-cap research, supplies comprehensive due diligence and analysis on the hottest stocks in the market. aStockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's main focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of a sudden breakout in the market. Timing is one of the key elements of success in the market MarketWire

Monday Mega Movers: Allezoe Medical Holdings Inc., Writer's Group Film Corp., Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, Net Savings Link Inc., Kunekt Corp.
aStockMarketLife.com, a key source for small-cap research, supplies comprehensive due diligence and analysis on the hottest stocks in the market. aStockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's main focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of a sudden breakout in the market. Timing is one of the key elements of success in the market MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Hosts Webinar: Best Practices for Work-at-Home-Agent Deployment
WHEN: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 1 p.m MarketWire

New Copper-Molybdenum-Gold Zone Discovered on Ivanhoe Mines-BHP Billiton Joint Venture Licence Approximately 10 Kilometres North of Oyu Tolgoi
Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN), and Richard Gosse, Vice-President, Exploration, announced today that Ivanhoe and BHP Billiton Ltd MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Reports Fourth Quarter Results and Profits for Full Year 2010
TSAKOS ENERGY NAVIGATION LIMITED ("TEN" orthe "Company") (NYSE: TNP) today reported results for the fourth quarterand full year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

NXOI Completes First Group Sale for "R&R Advantage Members"
Next One Interactive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXOI) announces its first Group Sale of "R&R Advantage" Memberships. The Company has reached agreement with a Casino Resort for an initial purchase of 800 Advantage memberships, for $84,000 under a trial program for the Month of April. The Casino plans to use the memberships as an incentive program for its V.I.P MarketWire

CoroWare Announces Pricing and Availability of CoroCall Communications Cloud Service
CoroWare, Inc. (OTCQB: COWI) today announced pricing and availability of CoroCall Communications Cloud Service™, a cloud-based Internet telephony, conferencing, and communications service, which further expands CoroWare's suite of unified collaboration products and services for businesses. MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems to Present at the ROTH Capital Partners 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference on March 15, 2011
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), an Ohio-based long-term care, home care and management company, has been invited to present at the ROTH Capital Partners 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference to be held at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, California on March 13-16, 2011. MarketWire

BossAgain.com Launched; Where Entrepreneurs Turn to Start a Business, Find the Right Partners, Get Advice
BossAgain CEO Altaf Hussain announced the North American launch of BossAgain.com, a website designed to provide entrepreneurs with a one-stop shop for all needs related to starting your own business. MarketWire

NX Global Announces Rollout of New Growth Program
NX Global Inc (OTCBB: NEGSE) announced today a rollout of a new program titled "The Green Rainbow Consortium." MarketWire

SPAR Group Announces Shareholder Conference Call
SPAR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGRP) (the "Company" or "SPAR Group"), a leading supplier of retail merchandising and other marketing services throughout the United States and internationally, today announced that Gary Raymond, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jim Segreto, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call on Wednesday March 16, 2011, at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time MarketWire

Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC to Participate in Morgan Stanley's Corporate Access Day
Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC (NYSE: NKA) today announced that the Company will participate in the Morgan Stanley MLP and Diversified Natural Gas Corporate Access Day in New York City on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 MarketWire

Technology Leaders to Speak at Ticket Summit(R)
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, today announced its event schedule, which includes the Ticket Broker Services panel where experts will discuss ticket seller solutions for today's market. Panel speakers include: MarketWire

St. Patrick's Day at CouponCodes4u.com
This week we are celebrating the annual celebration of Ireland's culture- St. Patrick's Day! It is celebrated internationally on March 17th. It is St. Patrick's religious feast day and the anniversary of his death in the fifth century. But who was Saint Patrick again? He was the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland who is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland MarketWire

Endeavour Silver to Release Q4, 2010 Financial Statements on Tuesday March 22, 2011; Teleconference Scheduled for the Same Day
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) plans to release its Fourth Quarter, 2010 financial results on Tuesday March 22, 2011 prior to the market open. MarketWire

Dalfen America Corp. Closes $100 Million Value Added Industrial Fund
Dalfen America Corp. announces the successful closing of its latest value-added industrial fund. MarketWire

Spin3 Showcases Its Italian Mobile Casino Solution at ENADA SPRING 2011
Leading full service mobile gambling solutions provider Spin3*, powered by Microgaming, the world's largest online gaming software provider, will showcase its mobile casino solution for the regulated Italian market at ENADA SPRING 2011 in Rimini, Italy. MarketWire

Pansoft's Japan Joint Venture Unaffected by Earthquake
Pansoft Company Limited ("Pansoft" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PSOF), a leading ERP software service provider for the oil and gas industry in China, today announced that its joint venture in Japan remains unaffected by the devastating earthquake and tsunami and expects to continue normal business operations. MarketWire

DC Brands International, Inc. Announces Expanded Retail Exposure of Its HARD Nutrition Functional Water Systems Throughout the American Eagle Distribution of Loveland Network in Northeast Colorado
Today the Company DC Brands International, Inc., a publicly traded company under the ticker symbol (OTCBB: DCBR), is very excited to announce that it has expanded its presence in the retail outlets of the accounts serviced by American Eagle Distributing of Loveland, CO. MarketWire

Talisman Enters Into Letter of Intent for Promising Gold Property in Guyana
Talisman Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TMHO) moved to further its position in international commodities by entering into a letter of intent with H20 Power Technology, Inc., which holds an interest in extremely promising Guyanian gold concessions MarketWire

1st Global Financial Corporation's International Economic Business Forum Huge Success; David McWilliams' Keynote Speech Captivated the Attendees With His Solution for Ireland; Liam O'Connor Performance Was Beyond Expectations
1st Global Financial Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FGBF) announced that its business forum held on 10th of March 2011 hosted was a huge success and we want to thank all the attendees. The keynote speaker David McWilliams' speech captivated the audience and had many of the attendees nodding in agreement with his points MarketWire

Arteris and EVE Strengthen Partnership to Provide Enhanced Design Flow for Mobile and Wireless SoCs
Arteris Inc., the leading supplier of network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect IP solutions and EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification, today announced an integrated solution enabling SoC developers to easily generate and use actual SoC RTL implementations on EVE Zebu server emulation hardware. This integration allows SoC developers to create and ship their products sooner. MarketWire

Primus Opens New Los Angeles Sales Office to Sell Fully Managed Hosted Private Branch Exchange (PBX) Communications Services for Businesses
Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated ("PTGi") (OTCBB: PMUG), a global integrated facilities-based provider of advanced communications products and services, announced that its subsidiary, Primus Telecommunications, Inc., has opened its new Los Angeles sales office. The office, located at One Wilshire Boulevard in L.A MarketWire

Applied DNA Attracting Banks, Insurance and Government Customers
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: APDN) announces new customers and inquiries within the governments and the banking and insurance industries. MarketWire

NuPathe to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results and Hold Conference Call on Friday, March 18, 2010
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, including neurological and psychiatric disorders, will report fourth quarter and full year 2010 results on Friday, March 18, 2011 before the open of the U.S. financial markets MarketWire

Visual IQ to Offer Expert Insights on Attribution Management at Search Engine Strategies Conference
Against the backdrop of an increasingly complex marketing environment, cross channel marketing intelligence software provider Visual IQ today announced that it will play a critical role in educating marketers on best practices within the discipline of attribution management at the upcoming Search Engine Strategies (SES) conference taking place in New York City, March 22-24 MarketWire

WiFi Wireless, Inc. News Update
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WFWL) announced today in order to keep information available that it has received several requests for updates regarding its efforts as part of the movement to improve the security of United States ports. While WiFi is unable to share all information in its possession, WiFi does have general information to report. MarketWire

Cisco Completes Acquisition of Inlet Technologies
Cisco today announced it has completed its acquisition of privately-held Inlet Technologies, a leading provider of Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR) digital media processing platforms. Based in Raleigh, N.C MarketWire

Nick Tidd, President of D-Link North America, Recognized as a 2011 Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN Magazine
D-Link, the end-to-end networking solutions provider for consumers, businesses, and service providers, today announced that Nick Tidd has been named a 2011 Channel Chief by the Everything Channel's CRN Magazine. Channel Chiefs are leaders in creating effective channel programs for solution providers. They consistently defend, promote and execute effective channel partner programs and strategies. MarketWire

AAA Hawaii Poll: Residents Spend More on Spring Break Travel This Year
Spring break begins today for many Hawaii residents, and most will likely continue their travel plans despite the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, according to AAA Hawaii. A new AAA Hawaii poll shows that seven percent of travelers have plans to go to Asia* over spring break, and that most travelers are planning relatively expensive spring break trips that they will be less likely to cancel. MarketWire

The Wall Street Journal Recognizes RGB Networks as One of the Nation's Top Venture Capital Backed Companies
RGB Networks, the leader in high-capacity multi-screen video delivery solutions, has been recognized by The Wall Street Journal as one of the nation's "50 most promising venture-backed companies" in its second annual Next Big Thing list. RGB did very well in this year's ranking, beating over 5,000 contenders to place thirteenth overall. MarketWire

iPerceptions and AT Internet Raise the Bar on Web Analytics Quality Assurance
eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit - iPerceptions Inc. (TSX-V: IPE), a leading provider of web-focused Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics-based on actual visitors, and AT Internet, a web analytics solution provider, today announced a partnership that will bring the quality of website analytics to a new level MarketWire

Cadence Enhances Unified Custom/Analog Flow to Boost Productivity at Nodes Down to 20nm
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced major enhancements to its Virtuoso®-based custom/analog flow, boosting productivity across the entire flow from initial design specification to final GDSII and for process nodes down to 20 nanometers MarketWire

Oracle Application Development Framework Mobile Client Now Available
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

The Wall Street Journal Names Cyan as "Next Big Thing"
Cyan today announced that it has been ranked sixth by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top 50 venture-backed companies MarketWire

EarPeace Providing Exclusive Special-Edition Product to Enhance Music Experience at SXSW
EarPeace (http://earpeace.com/), the world's first lifestyle product designed for hearing enhancement and protection, announced today it will again be at the music event of the year, SXSW (http://sxsw.com/), which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year MarketWire

CCA Announces "Easy Card Designer;" Pioneering Platform Enables Online Design & Sales of Business Cards With No Investment Required
Color Card Administrator (CCA), recently contracted to handle the business card processes for Annex Brands, today announced "Easy Card Designer;" a full-service business card design and e-commerce platform, designed to allow small and large businesses to offer online business card design and ordering through their websites. MarketWire

EMA Presents Roadmap at eRA 2011 Europe in Spain Hosted by EXTEDO
EXTEDO, a key eRegulatory Affairs solutions provider for life sciences firms, announced today that it will be hosting eRA 2011 Europe (formerly called OPENeCTD), an eRegulatory Conference, in Peguera, Majorca, Spain on April 13 through April 14, 2011. MarketWire

Steven C. Quay, M.D., Ph.D., of Atossa Genetics Elected as a Fellow of the College of American Pathologists
Atossa Genetics, Inc., a privately-held health care company focused on the development and marketing of novel cellular and molecular diagnostic risk assessment products for breast cancer, announced today that Steven C. Quay, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, President and CEO, has been elected as a Fellow of the College of American Pathologists (FCAP). MarketWire

YourNews Offers Licensing Opportunities for Entrepreneurs
The newspaper industry is going through a paradigm shift from print to online. YourNews is at the forefront of this media revolution empowering a new generation of entrepreneurs the ability to capitalize on this transition. MarketWire

DecisionPoint Systems Provides Trident Delivery Services With a Mobile Solution Featuring Grapevine(TM) Push-to-Talk Software
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI), a leading provider of field workforce-based automation solutions, today announced that it has successfully delivered a mobile proof-of-delivery solution that features Grapevine™ Push-to-Talk software to Trident Delivery Services, LLC. MarketWire

Bioinformatics Market to Grow 26% Annually Through 2013
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of RNCOS's new report "Global Bioinformatics Market Outlook" to their collection of Biotechnology market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6168864 MarketWire

Hannover House International to Launch at AFM
Hannover House, the entertainment division of Target Development Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TDGI), has pegged the American Film Market in Santa Monica this November for the launch of their newly formed international sales division MarketWire

O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. Confirms the Retirement of 500 Million Common Shares
O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: OTOW) announces that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Val Kazia has returned his personal 500 Million Shares back into the Company's treasury. MarketWire

Full Swing Golf Named Official Golf Simulator of 2011 Tavistock Cup
The golf simulator company is proud to be a part of the ultimate battle between country clubs. The eighth annual Tavistock Cup returns to Isleworth Golf & Country Club bringing together 24 of the world's top-ranked golfers from four of the finest clubs in the world for a global showdown played for hole-in-one prizes, bragging rights and the title of World Golf and Country Club Champion. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Leadership in a Challenging Market Is a Validation of Comdasys' Adaptable Strategies and Outstanding Offerings in the Enterprise FMC Market
MarketWire

Domtar Takes Downtime at North Carolina Pulp Mill, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) (Montreal, Quebec) will commence scheduled maintenance activities at a kraft pulp mill in Plymouth, North Carolina, today. Domtar will perform major repairs, routine maintenance and small capital projects over a two-week period. MarketWire

Evolving Systems Shortlisted for Best Specialist Vendor at World Vendor Awards
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announced that Evolving Systems and its Dynamic SIM Allocation™ (DSA) solution have been shortlisted for the "Best Specialist Vendor" category at Total Telecom's World Vendor Awards. MarketWire

Implant Sciences Announces New Distributors in Mexico, Turkey, and Cyprus
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced the addition of three new international distributors: Provetecnia of Mexico; Labirent of Turkey; and Omega Risk International of Cyprus. MarketWire

Power Industry Leads Way for Second-Quarter Project Starts in Mid-Atlantic Region, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. Mid-Atlantic region has projects valued at $6.6 billion planned to kick off during the second quarter of this year. The region consists of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Maryland. In terms of project value, the Power Industry, with 34 planned project starts worth $2 MarketWire

Total S.A., Qatar Petroleum Invest in Algeria's Petrochemicals Sector, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Algeria continues to grow its petrochemicals sector, hoping to rival Egypt one day. As Egypt has a few decades' worth of infrastructure, it would only make sense to hasten the gap by inviting foreign investors MarketWire

Universal Detection Technology Emphasizes Growing Threat of Chemical and Biological Attacks in the United States and Abroad
Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UNDT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies that protect against biological, chemical, and radiological weapons, believes that the United States needs to update its chemical and biological defense efforts in order to deal with the evolving and growing threat of an attack on the US soil with such agents. MarketWire

PingWin Software Joins Linux Foundation
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that PingWin Software is its newest member. MarketWire

PeerApp Deploys World's Largest Transparent Internet Caching Solution at Major Tier 1 Operator in East Asia With 250Gbps Processing Capacity
PeerApp, the leader in Content Delivery Platforms and Transparent Internet Caching, announced today the successful deployment and expansion of its UltraBand 5000 platform to process 250Gbps of network traffic MarketWire

Presstek Reports Fiscal 2010 Profit Improvements and Third 75DI Order
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST) MarketWire

Shadow Financial Systems Announces Details of New Margin Solution
Shadow Financial Systems, developers of solutions for global securities processing, reconciliation, clearing, treasury and accounting, today announced details of its newest offering: ShadowMargin™. ShadowMargin is a standalone product that provides a complete solution for Strategy-Based Reg-T and Day Trader margin processing MarketWire

iLuv, Samsung Enter Partnership for Samsung Mobile Accessory Program
iLuv Creative Technology, the premier provider of the most comprehensive accessories line for the mobile lifestyle, has been named the official partner of Samsung Mobile Application Partner Program (SMAPP). The choice of iLuv as a partner is based on the company's extensive track record of quickly delivering smart products with unquestionable value. MarketWire

Netpulse Chosen as Leading Fitness Equipment Manufacturers' Platform for Interactive Entertainment
Netpulse, Inc. announced today that its location-based interactive digital media platform, which transforms exercise equipment into a personal media hub, will now be available through the world's leading fitness equipment manufacturers MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Microsoft SharePoint Market Analysis, 2011-2015"
The Radicati Group's latest study, "Microsoft SharePoint Market Analysis, 2011-2015," examines the penetration of Microsoft SharePoint in both the On-Premises and Hosted Collaboration Market. MarketWire

CyberShift to Exhibit Expense Management Solution at the 2011 Global Business Travel Association Canada Conference
WHO: CyberShift, a global provider of workforce management and expense management software and services WHAT: Will demonstrate the benefits of the CyberShift Expense™ solution during the Exhibitor Showcase at the upcoming Global Business Travel Association's (GBTA) Canada Conference MarketWire

Mattson Technology Reinforces Leadership in Strip Market With Introduction of New SUPREMA XP5 Dry Strip System Designed to Deliver Industry's Highest Performance and Productivity
Mattson Technology, Inc MarketWire

Telenor Expands Use of Trade Wings' Reuse Markets to Enhance Financial Gains of Swedish Network Upgrade
Trade Wings today announced that Telenor Sweden, one of the Nordics' largest mobile operators, has selected the company's advanced capabilities for the creation of profitable telecom Reuse Markets MarketWire

REMINDER: Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces Conference Call for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRZO) will hold a conference call to discuss 2010 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 9:00 AM Central Daylight Time. Carrizo plans to issue an earnings press release prior to the market opening on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. MarketWire

Pansoft Extends Share-Repurchase Program
Pansoft Company Limited (NASDAQ: PSOF) ("Pansoft" or the "Company"), a leading ERP software service provider for the oil and gas industry in China, today announced that the Company has extended the stock repurchase program announced in October 2010 for an additional indefinite period. MarketWire

Terra Energy & Resource Technologies Receives Shares of Shamika 2 Gold and an Interest in Gold and Ruby Production
Terra Energy & Resource Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: TEGR), a natural resource exploration technology and services company, will receive 570,000 shares of Shamika 2 Gold, Inc., a publicly held company whose shares are traded on OTCBB, and 0.45% of the preferred net return from production and sale of gold and rubies derived from the Cambodia mining project which Terra helped discover MarketWire

South Georgia Disaster Relief Company Stands Ready to Lend a Hand in Japan
A major South Georgia disaster housing and emergency relief supplier to the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has expressed an interest to assist in Japan and the South Pacific, according to company spokesperson Matt Williams MarketWire

Experienced Project Management and Specialized Machine Welders, by WeldTech Services, a Feature of "Industry Today" on Industrialinfo.com
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest WeldTech Services (Lawrenceville, Georgia) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast MarketWire

New Brand Communicates Mitchell's Vision for the Future
Today, Mitchell International, Inc. introduced a fresh new brand identity with the launch of a new website. The revitalized brand celebrates Mitchell's rich heritage and communicates a bold vision for the company's continued evolution, building on its 65 year history of serving the Property & Casualty and Collision Repair industries MarketWire

Surveylab Opens a European Office to Deliver ikeGPS Mobile GIS Solutions
Surveylab, a mobile GIS systems provider, announces the establishment of a European office to deliver ikeGPS systems to European, Middle East and North African (MENA) customers and partners. Surveylab CEO, Glenn Milnes, says he is delighted that the business will be led by Chris Jackson. Mr Jackson was formerly the Head of Strategy for Nokia and prior to that was VP Solutions for Motorola Europe MarketWire

Ecast Showcases New Social Media Bundle, Juke 4, Concierge Solution, Plus Sneak Peek of Social Media Appliance at SXSW Interactive Expo
Ecast (www.ecastnetwork.com), a leader of in-location interactive media solutions, and Bay Area hip-hop favorites, Zion I and The Grouch, culminated their music collaboration, "Road to Austin," at SXSW which opened Friday. Patrons who entered to win a trip to SXSW and followed Ecast's Facebook page (www.facebook MarketWire

Industrial Corrosion on Pipes and Vessels a "Concealed Catastrophe" Quotes Noted Corrosion Scientist, WVSN Reports
Corrosion combined with an aging infrastructure of many heavy industrial processing plants can present a possible unseen economic and environmental catastrophe. The problem is corrosion under insulation, better known as CUI, Industry Visions' WVSN reports. MarketWire

Oregon Business Magazine Ranks Slalom Consulting's Portland Office #2 Best Small Company to Work for in Oregon
Slalom Consulting, a premier business and technology consulting firm, today announced Oregon Business magazine ranked the company's Portland office second among the best small business workplaces in their annual survey of best places to work in Oregon. MarketWire

Joe's Jeans to Present at the 23rd Annual Roth OC Growth Conference
Joe's Jeans Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: JOEZ) announced today that it will be presenting at the 23rd Annual Roth OC Growth Conference to be held March 13-16, 2011 at the Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel, California. The Company's presentation time is scheduled for Wednesday, March 16th at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific). The Company's Chief Financial Officer, Hamish Sandhu, is scheduled to attend MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Commences Processing Arista Underground Ore
Gold Resource Corporation (GORO) (NYSE Amex: GORO) reports the production transition and commencement of processing its La Arista underground ore. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico. MarketWire

Panjiva Predicts Extra Festive St. Patrick's Day Due to Uptick in Import of Guinness
According to data released today from Panjiva, the leading source of objective information on global trade and overseas suppliers, St. Patrick's Day celebrators will have plenty to cheer come March 17. In anticipation of this year's Irish holiday, the company found a significant rebound of Guinness beer imports to the U.S. in the months leading up to March. MarketWire

CBSSports.com College Network Partners With Thought Equity Motion to Offer Advanced Video Archive and Metadata Management Services to Collegiate Sports Institutions
CBSSports.com College Network, a division of CBS Interactive that produces approximately 175 official collegiate athletic sites, and Thought Equity Motion, Inc. -- a leading provider of video platform and footage licensing services -- announced today that they have partnered to bring colleges and universities nationwide services to help generate new value from their video sports libraries MarketWire

Homeland Security Corporation Announces Development of an Underground Mining Camera and Video System
Homeland Security Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HSCC), a leading innovator and implementer of surveillance driven technologies, announces the design and engineering of an underground mining camera and video system for the world's largest supplier of phosphate and potash. MarketWire

Cognis Care Chemicals Names Connell Brothers Company Thailand as New Distribution Agency
Connell Brothers Company (CBC) announced today that Cognis Thai Ltd., a leading supplier of innovative, environmentally sound products and formulations for the home and personal care markets as well as for industrial and institutional cleaning, will be using CBC Thailand as their new distribution agency, effective January 1, 2011. MarketWire

Docea Improves Electronic Design Power Modeling With New Version of Aceplorer
Docea Power, the design-for-low-power company that delivers software for power and thermal analysis at the architectural level, announced today that it is shipping a new version of its Aceplorer software. Aceplorer is used to model and optimize electronic design power consumption, early in the design cycle, at the architectural level. MarketWire

Easy, Elegant Dessert Bars
(Family Features) These elegant dessert bars are the perfect way to end a get-together with family and friends. Each layer requires some chilling, so give yourself plenty of time. MarketWire

Enjoy Wireless Audio
(Family Features) Music lovers have many ways to enjoy their personal libraries on the go through iPods, smartphones, tablets or computers. In fact, the only thing restraining music has been wires connecting to the wall or connecting to headphones -- until now MarketWire

Long Shot or Sure Shot? You Decide
(Family Features) Sixty-eight teams. Some will be underdogs. Some will be top seeds. Only one will emerge the winner. MarketWire

Healthy Can Be Yummy
(Family Features) It's not impossible to get your kids to eat nutritious foods. While some people advocate the best way to do it is by sneaking good-for-you ingredients into kid-friendly foods, like chicken nuggets, burgers, and brownies, registered dietitian Nicki Briggs of Chobani has some other ideas. MarketWire

Make Meatless Meals a Favorite This Spring
(Family Features) Whether you cook them for breakfast, lunch or dinner, eggs are a great ingredient for a meatless spring dish. By incorporating eggs with other easy-to-prepare ingredients, like pierogies, you can create a hearty meal that can be served for brunch gatherings or weeknight family meals. MarketWire

Conquest Vehicles' Knight XV to Make European Debut at Top Marques Monaco 2011
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Analog Analytics CEO Ken Kalb Presents Company Overview at Montgomery Technology Conference 2011
Ken Kalb, CEO of Analog Analytics, the leading provider of the Bigger Better Deal™ solution for local publishers, broadcasters, and advertisers, was one of the select company speakers presenting at the esteemed Montgomery Technology Conference March 8 and 9 in Santa Monica. Kalb's talk highlighted Analog Analytics' business strategy and services. MarketWire

Red Staple to Debut Authoring Tool for Easy and Affordable Creation of LPs/Extras at the 25th Annual South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Conference
Red Staple, Inc., a pioneer of tools that enable independent artists to easily and affordably create digital packages (like iTunes LPs and Extras) for distribution, today announced it will be debuting its flagship product, Red Staple, at the 25th Annual South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Conference and Festival taking place in Austin, Texas (March 16-20, 2011). MarketWire

2011 UK Law Firm Risk Management Survey Report Highlights Legal Industry Practices and Priorities
IntApp, Inc., provider of the most-adopted information barrier and confidentiality management software product for law firms, today announced the publication of the 2011 Law Firm Risk Survey Report: UK Edition. MarketWire

Lattice Ships 10 Millionth Power Manager Device
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it has shipped more than 10 million Power Manager devices since their introduction MarketWire

Galapagos starts Phase Ib clinical study in cancer patients
Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced todaythat it has started a Phase Ib clinical study for GLPG0187, a novel drugbeingdeveloped for metastatic cancer. In this clinical study, Galapagosplans toassess the safety and explore the preliminary efficacy of GLPG0187 incancerpatients MarketWire

Addex Converts Mandatory Convertible Notes and Issues Ordinary Shares
Addex Pharmaceuticals / Addex Converts Mandatory Convertible Notes and Issues Ordinary Shares Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Ancestry.com Releases the Definitive 19th Century Irish Collection to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
In recognition of St. Patrick's Day, Ancestry.com, the world's largest online family history resource, today launched The Irish Collection -- the definitive 19th century collection of Irish historical records. The collection provides nearly 100 years of insight into life in Ireland in the 19th and early 20th centuries MarketWire

The Braun Corporation Becomes Part-Owner of Autoadapt
Privately-owned US company The Braun Corporation, world leader in wheelchair accessible vehicles, has acquired a substantial ownership position in the Swedish company Autoadapt from Bruno Independent Living Aids. Together, the three companies will offer the widest range of products on the world market for vehicle adaptations for the disabled and elderly. MarketWire

Reviving Ailing Healthcare Industry a Priority for Angolan Government, Notes Frost & Sullivan
Angola has one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. The last few years of economic success was marred by the recent economic downturn, compelling the Angolan Government to review its investments and prioritise the redevelopment and rehabilitation of the country's infrastructure MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Demand for Plastics Packaging From the Emerging Middle Class and the Growing Food and Beverage Sector Are Driving the Southern African Plastics Packaging Market
The Southern African plastics packaging market witnessed constant growth from 2000 to 2008 due to the developing economy. More recently, the emerging middle class has contributed greatly towards the demand for plastics packaging. Although fluctuating polymer prices have significant knock-on effects on this market with major price pressures for suppliers, the outlook for the long term is positive MarketWire

Infrastructure Sharing and Outsourcing of Network Backhaul to Characterise Future Mobile Backhaul Strategies in Sub-Saharan Africa, States Frost & Sullivan
Mobile network backhaul infrastructure plays a key role in the delivery of services to end users and is likely to be an important spend area for network upgrades during the medium and long terms. Operators will be upgrading backhaul to match the capacity of core and access networks that have been receiving constant attention MarketWire

Enhanced Regional Power Demand Stimulates the Zambian Electricity Industry, Finds Frost & Sullivan
The Zambian electricity industry is riding high with increased mining activity and the Government's goal of achieving 66 per cent electrification by 2030. Ever since the Government opened up the mining industry to foreign investment in 2000, it has grown tremendously and currently consumes approximately 50 per cent of the country's generated capacity. MarketWire

myFreightWorld Technologies Expects New Contracts to Generate $25 Million in Managed Revenues in 2011
myFreightWorld Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) announced today that it expects its managed revenue business to increase by approximately $25 Million based on recent contract additions. The Company projects that total managed revenues for 2011 will be $60 Million. MarketWire

GeckoSystems' CEO to Discuss Mobile Robot Safety Paradigm at Conference
GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GOSY) (http://www.geckosystems.com/) -- announced today that their CEO, Martin Spencer, will discuss the Mobile Robot Safety Paradigm at their third annual "Mobile Robots in Motion" Conference April 13-14, 2011. This important topic was first reviewed early last December with a senior Japanese government and robot industry delegation MarketWire

Author Fred Ephraim Divulges Deep-Rooted Inspirations to the Media
Fred Ephraim (www.fredephraim.com) recently took the time to sit down with The Examiner, HubPages, and Yahoo! to discuss his most recent novel, "Late Bloomer." Ephraim further reveals how his past experiences have sculpted his writings, which contain personal elements in each piece of work MarketWire

Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. Announces the "CredibilityLIVE" Video Series
Dun and Bradstreet Credibility Corp., the leading provider of business credit building and credibility management solutions for businesses, announced today the launch of the new interactive, online video series "CredibilityLIVE MarketWire

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