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European Union launches project in Jodhpur
The European Union (EU) Ambassador to India, DaniŠle Smadja today visited the village of Malion ki Dhani in Barmer District, Rajasthan, to launch a project on water, co-financed by the EU. ANI

Germany's KfW, India's IREDA sign ?200 million agreement
To promote development of renewable energy in India, German Government-owned development bank KfW today signed a loan agreement worth ?200 million with the Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA). ANI

'China trade surplus to decrease further'
China's Minister of Commerce Chen Deming has said that the country's trade surplus will decrease further and may even go into deficit for a few months. ANI

India, Brazil sign air service agreement
India and Brazil on Tuesday signed an air service agreement to start direct flight from New Delhi to Brasilia. ANI

JETRO Releases the Results of its Latest Survey on International Operations of Japanese Firms
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) today released the results of its latest annual survey on the international operations of Japanese firms. The survey, conducted between November and December 2010, received valid replies from 1,002 firms, or 32.5% of 3,080 JETRO member firms sent questionnaires ACN Newswire

Sharp to Participate in e-Education Proof-of-Concept Trial in India
Sharp Corporation will participate in a proof-of-concept trial for electronic education (e-education) from March 8 to the end of March 2011 at the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad to be conducted under the Project for International Expansion of Advanced ICT Business (Ubiquitous Alliance Project) launched by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) of Japan ACN Newswire

Worldwide Sales of Toyota Hybrids Top 3 Million Units
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces global cumulative sales of its hybrid vehicles have topped the 3-million mark, with more than 3.03 million units(1) sold worldwide as of February 28, 2011. In 1997 in Japan, TMC launched the "Coaster Hybrid EV" in August and launched the "Prius" - the world's first mass-produced hybrid vehicle - in December ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Hitachi announce Smart Community Project in Spain
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC: TSE/8058), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI:TSE/7011) and Hitachi Ltd ACN Newswire

Kingsoft Takes a New Step in Business Reorganization, Entering into a Share Sale Agreement with FaX
Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company"; SEHK stock code: 03888), a leading developer, distributor and service provider of application and entertainment software in China, announced a new step in its business reorganisation ACN Newswire

China Southern and Oriental Patron Launch their First Multi-Currency RMB Bond Fund
Oriental Patron Financial Group is pleased to announce the launch of its RMB Bond Fund through their affiliate CSOP Asset Management Limited ("CSOP"). The Fund is domiciled in Luxembourg and an appealing feature is its capacity to receive subscriptions in various currencies; increasing its attractiveness to overseas institutional and professional investors ACN Newswire

Quam Welcomes Eurasia Capital to GAP; Launches Mongolia Fund
Quam Financial Services Group, whose holding company Quam Limited ("Quam", Stock Code: was listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, takes the lead in welcoming Eurasia Capital, which it has recruited as member of Global Alliance Partners(GAP).Eurasia Capital, headquartered in Ulaanbaatar, is a pan-regional investment bank with focus on Mongolia and Central Asia ACN Newswire

Indonesian ICT Industry Gears Up for a Flourishing 2011
After a successful 2010, 2011 will continue to be another prosperous year for the Indonesian ICT industry, with an expected year-over-year growth of 15 per cent and 9.2 per cent for IT and telecom respectively. Cloud computing and cloud services areexpected to become increasingly visible in both small and large enterprises this year ACN Newswire

Conax Focuses on Bringing Highly Secure Content Protection to SE Asia TV Operations Troubled by Piracy
Conax, a leading security provider for digital multi-channel content, is aiming to penetrate SE Asia - a market with rapid growth and demand for digitization where protection of valuable content against illicit distribution is becoming more and moreimportant. At ABU this year, Conax will highlight its highly secure and interactive hybrid solutions for digital TV operations, together with partners ACN Newswire

John Truman Wolfe: The Purpose Of The Financial Crisis Was To Bring Down The USA and the Dollar
Written by investigative author John Truman Wolfe, Crisis by Design, revealed that the purpose of the financial crisis was to bring down the United States and the US dollar as the stable point in international finance, and to replace them with a Global Monetary Authority (GMA). MarketWire

Russell BRIC Index: Energy Sector Outperforms Amid Negative Returns
The Russell BRIC Index posted a year-to-date loss of 0.7% through March 7, 2011, showing relative weakness this year after a 14.1% return for 2010. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: South Korean Industrial APCE Market to Earn $221 Million by 2016
As most industries, such as power plants and steel mills, in South Korea have already installed air pollution control equipment (APCE), the growth of the market is expected to be limited between 2 and 3 percent for the next five years until 2016. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Increasing Air Traffic to Push APAC Engine MRO Market to $6.6 Billion by 2016
In 2009, engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), which is the largest segment in the MRO market, accounted for 40 percent of MRO activities, worldwide. During 2008 and 2009, the Asia Pacific engine MRO market experienced rising demand but declined in 2010 due to the effects of the economic downturn MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Asia Pacific SIEM Market to Reach $243 Million in 2014
The Asia Pacific (APAC) security information and event management (SIEM) market witnessed a healthy growth momentum in 2010 and is expected to grow at a strong compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 27.0 percent during 2010-2014. Enterprises have recognized the importance of SIEM in ramping up their security posture. MarketWire

E-Debit Global Corporation Announces Joint-Venture With Western Canada's Largest "Cloud" Backup Service Provider-ebackup Inc. to Form Capital Six Limited
E-Debit Global Corporation (OTCBB: WSHE) ("E-Debit"/"the Company") announces the Company has entered into a joint-venture with ebackup Inc. through ownership participation in Capital Six Limited to provide technical and marketing services for ABM, POS, OCB, E-Commerce and a wide array of Card Services across North America. MarketWire

WorkforceLogic Launches Version 7
WorkforceLogic, a leading provider of global workforce management software and services, announced today the launch of WorkforceLogic 7, the latest version of its human capital procurement software. MarketWire

SEACOR Capital Announces Jay Shaw to Join as Managing Director
SEACOR Capital (Asia) Limited today announced that Jay Shaw joined the Company as Managing Director, based in Hong Kong. Mr. Shaw is responsible for overseeing the Company's Asia Pacific aviation investments and business development activity. MarketWire

New York Festivals 2011 International Advertising Awards Unveils "New Directors" Competition
New York Festivals® 2011 International Advertising Awards, recognizing the "World's Best Advertising™," unveiled the "New Directors" award competition. The "New Directors" competition was initiated to recognize exceptional creative work, along with the ability to garner international exposure executed by commercial film directors who have recently launched their directorial careers MarketWire Offers Stylish and Unique New Bathroom Cabinet Models for 2011 has announced their new spring line begins shipping as of March 8, 2011. New bathroom vanity designs are available in both single and double sink models and come in a variety of sizes to accommodate nearly any bathroom. These new models feature traditional furniture design and utilize elements like antique finishes to create an elegant appearance MarketWire

Supply Chain and Operations Expected Hiring up Significantly in 2011, Finds APICS Employment Outlook; Aligns With Most Recent US Labor Department Jobs Report
APICS The Association for Operations Management and the Cameron School of Business at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington announced today the fourth quarter 2010 installment of the Operations Management Employment Outlook report. Fourth quarter results show 64 percent of survey respondents with hiring responsibility anticipate engaging new employees within the next 12 months MarketWire

Unifying Social Collaboration & Access Control Across Enterprise & Cloud Applications With Qontext and Intel
Qontext, the leading business social collaboration platform, today announced it has joined the Intel® Expressway partnership program. With mainstream adoption of cloud applications and social collaboration within enterprises, the next challenge to overcome is to enable seamless identity management and social interaction across multiple applications MarketWire

CH2M HILL -- Leader in Sustainable Engineering Improves Internal Environmental Performance for Sixth Year
CH2M HILL (, a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm recognized as a global leader in sustainability, has improved its internal environmental management systems for the sixth consecutive year. MarketWire

Cochran Head Vick & Co. Announces New Hire: Allison Conrad as a Staff Auditor
Allison Conrad was recently hired as a staff auditor at Cochran Head Vick & Co., a local certified public accounting firm. Conrad is a first year auditor and will be primarily assisting in audits of governmental entities ( MarketWire

Bridgelux Demonstrates Dramatic Advancements in GaN-on-Silicon Technology for Solid State Lighting
Bridgelux Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, announced today that it has achieved a major breakthrough with the demonstration of 135 Lumens per Watt GaN-on-Silicon based LED Technology. This represents the industry's first commercial grade performance for a Silicon-based LED. MarketWire

Consulting Firms Continue to Firm Up Fees, Taking Steps to Win New Business
In the past year, the consulting profession has stabilized to a significant extent after a disastrous downturn that saw all consulting fee levels take a pounding. A handful of firms, typically those with the strongest brands, performed better than expected. But for most consulting firms, it was a long winter of discontent... and of deep discounting fees. MarketWire

Smart Grid Start-Up Grid2Home Closes Second Round of Funding
Grid2Home, developer of Smart Energy Profile 2.0 (SEP-2) communication technologies, announced today that it has completed a second round of funding, led by Granite Ventures. The funding will enable the company to take their SEP-2 standards-compliant G2H-SE2 Software solution into production and scale to meet the demands of a growing customer base MarketWire

Willbros Delays Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announces plans to reschedule its fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings release. Recent project cost and schedule reviews in Canada resulted in additional time needed to complete the Company's 2010 Form 10-K, requiring a delay of the previously announced fourth quarter and full year earnings release MarketWire

Make the Math Connection on Pi Day
In recognition of Pi Day on March 14 and to build math awareness, Sylvan Learning, North America's leading provider of in-center and live, online tutoring at home to students of all ages, grades and skill levels, is offering free math resources to families. MarketWire

Jorg Gray to Unveil Collection at BASELWORLD 2011
Jorg Gray, an American watch brand designed to change the way we view time, today announced its inaugural exhibition at BASELWORLD 2011, the world's leading watch and jewelry event. The company will showcase its collection of men's dress, casual and ladies' lines from March 24 - 31 in the Hall of Fascinations 2.0, C62. MarketWire

Motivations for Going to Business School Remain Steady Across Economic Cycles, GMAC Research Finds
The reasons people are drawn to business school remain constant despite the cyclical nature of the economy, with the desire to develop new skills and abilities, gain access to better career opportunities and find more interesting and challenging work leading the way, according to new research from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), owner of the GMAT exam. MarketWire

Introducing Memolane: The Story of Your Life That Writes Itself
For the first time, the 600 million Facebook users, 200 million Twitter users, and users of other popular social media services can see, search and share the valuable personal history they have created, thanks to a free internet service launched today. Memolane (www.memolane MarketWire

Fisher Communications Nominates Four Qualified Directors for Election at 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI), a leader in local media innovation, today announced its slate of directors for election at the 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Fisher is nominating Roger L. Ogden, a recognized leader in the broadcast industry, in addition to current directors Michael D. Wortsman and Richard L. Hawley, as well as newly appointed director Anthony B MarketWire

Shaungshi AHP (HIRU): Further Development in Company's R&D
Hiru Corporation (PINK SHEETS: HIRU)( following the news from March 1, 2011 subsidiary Jiangxi Shaungshi AHP has announced that two additional company's veterinary products have passed Chinese government testing. MarketWire

Mellow Hope (HTDS) Reaches a Milestone in Indonesia
Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: HTDS) ( announced that its China-based subsidiary Shenzhen Mellow Hope has been inspected by the Indonesian Muslim Association and been issued a HALAL certificate. MarketWire

Earth Dragon Resources Announces 3:1 Stock Dividend
Earth Dragon Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: EARH) (the "Company") is pleased to announce a 3:1 stock dividend of the Company's common stock. MarketWire

RemedyMD Selected as Medical Research Software of Choice by OMRF for New Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence
RemedyMD, pioneers in health IT research and health research systems, has been selected by the OMRF to provide a disease registry to help further care to MS patients and also conduct research focused on understanding the disease process and improving clinical outcomes for people with the illness MarketWire

FormFactor Announces Industry Veteran Michael Zellner to Join Board of Directors
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) today announced Michael W. Zellner is joining the company's Board of Directors, effective as of its next scheduled meeting in April 2011. Mr. Zellner, the chief financial officer of PMC-Sierra (NASDAQ: PMCS) since March 2007, has over 25 years of financial experience in the high tech industry. Prior to joining PMC-Sierra, Mr MarketWire

Top Five Festivals for Asia Travel Help to Reinforce Travelers Urge to Splurge
According to the 2010 Mendelsohn Affluent Study, demand for luxury consumer goods such as travel is on the rise. Asia Transpacific Journeys confirms that travel is the one purchase consumers still want to splurge on. MarketWire

Sequoia, Google Ventures, and Invest $32 Million in HubSpot
Today, for the first time ever, Sequoia Capital, Google Ventures and all invested together in one company, providing HubSpot with a Series D round of financing through a $32 million investment. HubSpot provides all-in-one marketing software used by over 4,000 businesses to get found by more prospects, convert them into leads and sales, and analyze the entire marketing process MarketWire

UPDATE: Mashery Hosts SXSW Interactive's Circus Mashimus Lounge
Mashery, a leader in API (Application Programming Interface) management and strategic services, announced today the popular Circus Mashimus Lounge is rolling back into town March 11 - 15, 2011, at SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas. There will be 14 participants in the Lounge for Web application developers and designers to meet and demo the latest API platforms MarketWire

Omega Navigation Enterprises, Inc. Announces a Change in the Composition of Its Board of Directors
Omega Navigation Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONAV), a leading provider of Global Marine Transportation services specializing in product tankers, announces that Matthew W. McCleery has stepped down from its Board of Directors and Audit Committee and Compensation Committee effective as of March 1, 2011. MarketWire

DT Interpreting Featured in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Article
Deaf-Talk, Inc. dba DT Interpreting (PINKSHEETS: MGQG) (DTI), the industry leader in on-demand video sign language interpreting, announced that the Company was featured in a news article today on the importance of healthcare facilities meeting the special communication needs of the deaf and non-English speaking patient MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Confirms Study for Its Onko-Sure(R) In Vitro Diagnostic Cancer Test
In response to '' news article published earlier this week regarding Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (RPC) (NYSE Amex: RPC), RPC confirmed today its post-launch trial "Evaluation of AMDL-ELISA DR-70" (RPC's Onko-Sure® in vitro diagnostic cancer test) is on track. MarketWire

Medical Visualization Software Sales Rise as Hospitals Increase IT Systems
Medical visualization software that allows multiple physicians to consult on a patient's condition is one of the key areas of growth for virtual reality (VR) technologies in healthcare, according to Kalorama Information's "Virtual Reality (VR) in Healthcare in the U.S MarketWire

Fighting Slander Online: How PR Can Restore Online Reputation to Protect Your Brand, Your Company ... and Yourself
PR Pros looking to defend their products, executives and company against unwarranted attacks and fend off unwanted attention, get damaging information removed, and fight back with the best tools and techniques available should attend "Fighting Slander Online: How PR Can Restore Online Reputation to Protect Your Brand, Your Company ... and Yourself." MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Announces Continued Listing on NASDAQ
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG) today announced that the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Staff has determined to continue the listing of the Company's securities on NASDAQ given that the Company satisfied the terms of its February 7, 2011, extension letter by evidencing stockholders' equity in excess of NASDAQ's minimum threshold of $2 MarketWire

Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts to Honor Lee Rocker During Art Star Awards
This year's Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts (LBaa) Art Stars event on April 1 at [seven-degrees] will be quite the "Rockn'" event. Stray Cat, and renowned bass player, songwriter and longtime Laguna Beach resident Lee Rocker will be honored with a "Visionary Arts" award. Rocker grew up surrounded by music MarketWire

X-ES Packs 1 TB of Solid State Storage in Single 3U VPX Slot to Satisfy Military SSD Requirements
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) is providing one terabyte of solid state storage in a single 3U VPX slot. The newly available conduction- or air-cooled 3U VPX XPort6172 Solid State Disk (SSD) provides up to 512 GB, or a half terabyte (½ TB), of solid state storage with data encryption MarketWire

Auto-Tune Invades Facebook With New StarMaker Karaoke Birthday iPhone App
Premiere music app developer StarMaker Interactive launched the Auto-Tune Birthday app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad today. The Auto-Tune Birthday app lets you sing and record "Happy Birthday" on your phone, Auto-Tune your voice, and post your recording to your friend's Facebook wall. Built-in birthday reminders ensure that you'll never forget to add some Auto-Tune to a friend's special day. MarketWire

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The 19th Annual Northwest Michigan Camper & RV Show Is Coming to the Grand Traverse County Civic Center
The Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC) is sponsoring the 19th Annual Northwest Michigan Camper & RV Show, March 25-27, 2011, at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center in downtown Traverse City. Over 50 new recreation vehicles will be on display including folding campers, motorhomes, travel trailers and fifth wheel travel trailers MarketWire

Tax Time: Deducting the Business Use of Your Automobile
Business expenses come with the territory when you are an entrepreneur. Some expenses, however, can be easy to miss come tax time because they do not show up in your business checkbook. MarketWire

Traction Hires Nellie Newman to Lead Client Services
Nellie Newman has joined Traction, an advertising agency and innovation consultancy in San Francisco, as Director of Client Services. The agency has experienced rapid growth in the wake of being named the Interactive Agency of the Year in 2009 by BtoB Magazine and the runner-up for that award in 2010, and services clients such as Adobe, Shutterfly, and Intuit. MarketWire

Joint Commission Releases Animated Patient Safety Video for General Public
To celebrate National Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 6-12, The Joint Commission is releasing the first in a series of animated Speak Up™ videos to encourage patients to speak up and be active participants in their health care. MarketWire

Evolving Systems Reports 2010 Financial Results
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL) MarketWire

Regal on the Runway -- CND's Fall 2011 Nail Trend Forecast
For 15 years, CND has created trend-setting manicures to perfectly accessorize designer visions on the catwalk. This season, CND worked with 22 designers including household names Jason Wu, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and Monique Lhuillier. MarketWire

DecisionPoint Systems Named to 2010 Motorola Solutions Partner Pinnacle Club
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI) today announced it has been named a select member of the Motorola Solutions 2010 Pinnacle Club for outstanding sales and partner performance in 2010. The Pinnacle Club recognizes top Motorola PartnerEmpower business partners for their overall sales performance and partnership MarketWire

Formspring Charges Into Mobile, Letting Millions Respond From Anywhere With SMS Alerts
Formspring, the service that lets millions of people find out more about one another through sharing interesting and personal responses, today announced the ability for its over 22 million members to use SMS Alerts to respond to and ask friends questions from their mobile devices. With over 22 MarketWire

ME911 Releases Its Family Safety Android App, the First of Its Kind, for On-the-Go Parents
ME911, an innovative San Francisco based company offering family safety and security solutions, released its Android app called 'ME911' for on-the-go parents. What makes it the first of its kind is that the app turns your phone into a one-stop-spot for retrieving or sharing vital information in an emergency. MarketWire

Digital Lightwave Adds 100G OTN & 100G Ethernet Support to NIC Platform
Digital Lightwave®, Inc., a leading provider of optical networking test equipment and technology, today announced the addition of 40Gbps and 100Gbps test functionality for SONET/SDH, OTN and Ethernet networks to its industry-leading NIC product line. MarketWire

Actiance Protects CUP Users With Vantage for Cisco Unified Presence
UC Expo, Olympia, London, Booth 223 -- Actiance, enablers of the safe and compliant use of unified communications, collaboration and Web 2.0, announced today the launch of Vantage for Cisco Unified Presence (CUP) MarketWire

The Betsy South Beach Debuts 24-Karat Gold at Rooftop Spa and Wellness Garden
You've been at the beach all day -- sun kissed, sand swept, and salt soaked. If the beachside conditions have left your skin parched and you are seeking relief, head to The Betsy's Wellness Garden where you can unwind in an airy cabana that welcomes a gentle ocean breeze MarketWire

San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino and Aristocrat Technologies Welcome America's Best-Selling Artist Michael Godard to Launch New Slot Game
Art world, meet the casino industry. Casino industry, meet the art world. You're going to get along famously! The relationship begins in grand style on March 22 when America's best-selling artist, Michael Godard, joins San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino and Aristocrat Technologies for the premiere of Rockin' Olives™, a new video slot game. MarketWire

Elastic Path Software, Inc.: to Create New Standard in Publishing Commerce, the leader in open-publishing, has partnered with ecommerce platform provider Elastic Path in a deal that will sculpt the way ecommerce is handled by the publishing industry for years to come. MarketWire

Elektra Records to Release Wolf Gang EP; Multi-Talented British Artist Hailed by NME as "Indie Rock's Best New Songwriter" Comes to the U.S. With a Slate of SXSW Appearances; "WOLF GANG" Arrives on March 15th
Elektra Records has announced its plans to release the label debut from acclaimed UK singer/multi-instrumentalist Wolf Gang. The 24-year-old artist -- known to friends and family as Max McElligott -- will release his self-titled digital 5-song EP on March 15th via all DSPs. The "WOLF GANG" EP is available for pre-order now at the Elektra webstore ( MarketWire

Cannonball World Events Presents Cannonball Run Rat Race Australia
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Web Mission 2011 Brings the UK's Top "Web Technology" Companies to Silicon Valley
This week, a select group of the UK's most successful and promising web technology companies are visiting Silicon Valley and San Francisco as part of Web Mission 2011 MarketWire

HomePipe Networks Secures Series A Funding
HomePipe Networks™ (, the leading innovator in digital content sharing and access, announced today it has closed $1.1 million in Series A financing from a private group of investors. The capital will support the expansion of the HomePipe service including product enhancements and programs aimed at accelerating the HomePipe subscriber base. MarketWire

Attitude Drinks Teams With National College Marketing Agency, Campus Entertainment, to Begin Sampling Phase III(R) at Five Boston-Area Colleges
Attitude Drinks (OTCBB: ATTD) (OTCQB: ATTD), an innovative beverage brand development company, announced today that it has engaged the services of a leading national college marketing agency, Campus Entertainment, to assist in the introduction of Phase III® Recovery Drink to the Boston market. Campus Entertainment will sample Phase III Recovery Drink at five area colleges and universities MarketWire

Why You Don't Have to Be Cruel to Be Beautiful
Santosh Krinsky understands why women feel the need to be beautiful, but he is hoping that they will soon understand that they don't have to be cruel to animals in order to do it. MarketWire

Celebrate Curls With Ouidad at Salon Oasis
Especially in the high humidity of South Florida, maintaining perfect curls is challenging on a good day. MarketWire

Ixia to Present at Lazard Capital Markets Annual Technology & Media Conference; Presentation to Be Webcast on March 15 at 11:00 a.m. ET
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) today announced participation in the following upcoming event with the financial community: MarketWire

iSwifter Announces the Only Flash-Enabled Browser for Streaming Video and Games on iPad
iSwifter Inc., the world's only cloud-based service for streaming any Flash content to mobile devices, today announced a new Flash-enabled web browsing capability that provides iPad users with access to a virtually unlimited amount of Flash-enabled videos and games. MarketWire

H&R Block's 23M Clients Reveal What Is Top-of-Mind This Tax Season
Questions about debt, starting businesses and multiple-generation households make it clear the economy is shaping how people think about taxes and how they are living. MarketWire

Menlo Worldwide Government Services LLC Wins Renewal of Contract for Defense Transportation Coordination Initiative (DTCI)
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), announced today that the U.S. Army's Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) has awarded two contract modifications to Menlo Worldwide Government Services, LLC. The actions renew Menlo as prime contractor for the U.S MarketWire

Lighthouse Imaging Expands Its Line of EndoBench(TM) Image Quality Testers for Endoscopes
Lighthouse Imaging Corporation announces that it has expanded its line of EndoBench™ measurement instruments used to test and report the image quality of flexible and rigid endoscopes MarketWire

ValueTrak Safe & Secure Supply Chain Module Wins 2011 HDMA Distribution Management Award
Today, ValueCentric was awarded the 2011 HDMA Distribution Management Award for their newest ValueTrak module, Safe & Secure Supply Chain. This award highlights new innovative business processes and the latest best practices in technology that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the healthcare supply chain and enhance relationships with trading partners. MarketWire

SharedXpertise Announces Details of 2011 HRO Today Forum
HR and business professionals will be convening in Las Vegas from May 24-26, 2011 at the Venetian Hotel, Resort and Casino to attend an innovative event that brings four human resource conferences into one. The 2011 HRO Today Forum is produced by SharedXpertise, the publishers of HRO Today magazine and a variety of other popular events and top trade publications. MarketWire

North Bridge Venture Partners Announces $75K Stanford Seed Capital Competition
North Bridge Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital firm with offices in San Mateo, CA and Boston, MA, today announced a new seed capital competition in conjunction with Stanford University's Asia-Pacific Student Entrepreneurship Society (ASES) MarketWire

Lectra leads the leather cutting solutions market with Leather Suite V3R1

Cape Bancorp, Inc. Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Cape Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: CBNJ), the holding company for Cape Bank, today announced that the Company's annual meeting of stockholders will be held on April 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m., at The Cape Bank Conference Center, 211 North Main Street, Cape May Court House, New Jersey MarketWire

King & Spalding Advises on District Energy System for Island Development Project in Abu Dhabi

2011 'Backyard Classic' Ice Hockey Tournament Raises $6,100 for Buffalo Inner City Hockey Organization, Hasek's Heroes
Hasek's Heroes (Buffalo, NY) (, an organization which introduces inner city youth to ice hockey, has announced a total of $6,100 was raised from the 2011 'Backyard Classic' ice hockey tournament. These funds will be used to purchase new equipment for the organization's players. MarketWire

New Belgium Brewing Seeks Films for Second Annual "Clips of Faith" Tour
New Belgium Brewing, maker of Fat Tire Amber Ale, is seeking submissions for its second annual Clips of Faith beer and film tour ( Clips of Faith is an 18-city tour that travels the country pouring beers from its hard-to-find Lips of Faith series while featuring amateur films and raising money for local non-profits MarketWire

Pacific Sands Announces Record Fiscal First Half Results
Pacific Sands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PFSD) (, which manufactures environmentally friendly, non-toxic liquid and powder cleaning, laundry, and water treatment products, announced record revenue for the fiscal six months ended December 2010. The company also believes it will have record third quarter and nine month results at March 31, 2011 MarketWire

Westfield Insurance Launches eBook Guide to Information Security
Westfield Insurance, an Ohio-based insurance carrier, has published an eBook, "Work Out the Bugs in Your Information Security," an educational resource for small businesses on the importance of information security. The eBook is authored by members of Westfield's IT-Risk, Security and Compliance team. MarketWire

Elimilice Offers Proven, All-Natural Head Lice Prevention Products From Zippity Doo's to Atlanta Area Families
Elimilice™, the premier Atlanta head lice removal and treatment facility, is proud to announce a partnership with Laurus Enterprises for Zippity Doo's, its full line of all-natural lice prevention products. MarketWire

Enhanced Sage Virtual Terminal Gives SMBs a Central Hub for Managing the Payments Environment
Sage Payment Solutions, the payments division for Sage North America and a multinational payment processor to more than 155,000 small and midsized businesses (SMBs) and organizations, today announced recent enhancements for Sage Virtual Terminal, its Internet-based, Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliant payment processing business solution. MarketWire

Indus Travels Predicts 11 Trends for Travel to India and Beyond for 2011
The premier company for India tours, Indus Travels, shares their view on hot destinations, new experiences as well as overarching trends in India and nearby countries. MarketWire

Dyn Inc. and CloudCamp Team Up for First Ever Cloudy Awards in Austin, TX
Dyn Inc., a leading provider of managed DNS services, and CloudCamp, an unconference for early adopters of Cloud Computing technologies, recently announced their collaboration to host the first ever Cloudy Awards (#CloudyAwards) at the Dyn 138 Listening Lounge in Austin, TX on Tuesday, March 15 to coincide with South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive. MarketWire

Conihasset Capital Partners Names Ed Mulherin, CPA as Chief Financial Officer
Conihasset Capital Partners, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CNHA) (the "Company") has announced that on March 4, 2011 Edward M. Mulherin, CPA was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Company. MarketWire

Action Industries' Expert Engineers Develop Custom Solutions for Manufacturers' Garage Door Products
With parts for garage doors becoming more difficult to find as a garage door gets older, Action Industries can design custom solutions for garage door products and their repair problems. The company's engineers design and develop custom parts that installers need for both repair and replacement projects. MarketWire

Cran-Max Better Option for Women Struggling With UTI
Each year, nearly 11 million women in the United States are given antibiotics for urinary tract infections (UTI). But a specific concentrated cranberry ingredient called Cran-Max, found in certain natural cranberry supplements, may be as effective as antibiotics according to clinical research published in scientific journals. MarketWire

Hartsfield-Jackson Earns Best U.S. Airport Concessions Honors
It's official: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has the best airport concessions program in the country. MarketWire

Plastics Selection Made Easy for Designer Engineers
Finding just the right resin always involves trade-offs. Changing one requirement can greatly affect another. The goal of the Visual Search, available in the Prospector Plastics Database from IDES, is to help designer engineers visualize these trade-offs in real time during plastics selection MarketWire

Utah Genius Prepares to Honor Award Winners and James Lee Sorenson
Prolific inventors and creative minds from across the state of Utah will meet at the Utah Genius 2011 awards luncheon at noon on March 24, 2011 at the Little America Hotel in Salt Lake City to be honored for their genius. This year's Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to James Lee Sorenson, founder and former chairman and CEO of Sorenson Communications MarketWire

1st Global Financial Corporation to Host Keynote Speaker David McWilliams at an International Economic Business Forum at the Fitzpatrick Hotel in New York, NY March 10, 2011
1st Global Financial Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FGBF) is pleased to announce that on the 10th of March 2011 it will be hosting a major business development event at the Fitzpatrick Hotel in New York with Keynote speaker David McWilliams. The event held the week proceeding St Patrick's Day is entitled 'Home is where the Heart is MarketWire

Balaton Announces Preliminary Exploration Findings and Signing of Option Agreement on Voisey's Bay West Property, Labrador
BALATON POWER INC. (OTCBB: BPWRF) ("Balaton" or the "Company"). The Company is pleased to announce that the Company's Board of Directors has decided to exercise the Options Right with JAL Exploration Inc MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Schedules Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage") (NYSE Amex: VTG.U) (NYSE Amex: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG.WS) today announced that it will conduct a call at 11:00 AM Eastern Time on Wednesday, March 16, 2010 to discuss operating results and developments for the fourth quarter 2010. Vantage will release earnings before the market opens on March 16, 2010. To access the conference call, U.S MarketWire

Global Ecology Updates Stockholders on Thermal Solar Energy Project in India
Peter Ubaldi, President & CEO of Global Ecology Corporation (OTCQB: GLEC), today issued the following letter to the company's stockholders and the investment community. MarketWire

Johnson County Community College Using TeamDynamixHE for Centralized Project and Portfolio Management
For more than 10 years, Johnson County Community College, the largest community college and third largest institution of higher learning in Kansas, maximized an in-house project tracking solution that established a foundation of team-based project management practices MarketWire

Playworld Systems Introduces Origins -- Elements Integrate Play Activities With Nature
Playworld Systems®, a leading manufacturer of imaginative play and fitness equipment, today announced the launch of Origins™, play elements and site amenities that seamlessly blend active outdoor play with nature in an unprecedented way. With Origins, children's imaginations can soar while they safely explore and interact with the natural environment. MarketWire

Avail-TVN Changes the Game for Digital Media Metadata Management
Avail-TVN, the largest digital media services company in North America, today announced the availability of its Content Prep Solution, an innovative metadata creation, asset management and workflow automation system for content providers who distribute digital media MarketWire

Saia Announces Exception-Free Delivery as Newest Customer Service Indicator
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) announced today that it is launching a new Customer Service Indicator (CSI), exception-free delivery. This newest metric will measure the percent of shipments that are delivered without a noted exception. Saia is the only carrier in the less-than-truckload industry to report on this critical measurement. MarketWire

HoneyBaked Ham Serves up First Full-Service Restaurant
The HoneyBaked Ham Company is entering new territory this year, serving up something completely different from its trusted, traditional offerings MarketWire

Flint Telecom Subsidiary to Address the $8.2 Billion Vietnamese Remittance Market With New Australian Partnership
Flint Telecom Group, Inc. ( (OTCBB: FLTT), an International Telecoms Technology and Services Organization, today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary Ingedigit International Inc. ("III"), is to become a significant shareholder in the Australian based Remit2Vietnam PTY MarketWire

OPIC Invites Input for 'Impact Investing' Call for Proposals
The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S MarketWire

Verocel Among First Independent Software Verification Firms Certified on Latest Edition of the IEC 61508-2010 Standard
Verocel, Inc., an independent software verification company serving the global safety-critical software industry, announced today that it has become certified in the International Electrotechnical Commission 61508 Standard (IEC 61508-2010) Edition 2, the most recent version of the standard MarketWire

PageUp People Provides Insight Into How People Learn, Develop Their Potential
Leading Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced the availability of its latest complimentary white paper, "The Neuroscience of Learning and Development: Crystalizing Potential." The paper explains the neuro-scientific underpinnings of the learning process, including an exploration of the factors that hinder learning and the ways to optimize life-long learning. MarketWire

DNA Dynamics Update Post Game Developers Conference
Appache Mobile LTD, a subsidiary of DNA Dynamics (PINKSHEETS: DNAD) and recently formed publisher of games and Apps on mobile devices, today updates the markets on its recent attendance to the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco. MarketWire

Retirees' Pension Lawsuit Against Verizon & SuperMedia (Formerly Idearc) Certified as Class Action
Senior Federal Judge A. Joe Fish of the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division, issued an order granting class certification for participants in Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) pension plans who were involuntarily transferred to Idearc's pension plans in November 2006. Idearc was a Verizon spin-off that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2009 and has since emerged from bankruptcy as SuperMedia Inc MarketWire

Stratix a "Most Wanted Solution" at Field Service 2011
Stratix Corporation, a leading mobile enterprise solutions innovator, announced it has been chosen as a "Most Wanted Solution" to be featured at the 2011 Field Service Show in April, according to a Worldwide Business Research survey of 100 senior-level executives. MarketWire

Encounter Technologies Releases Monthly CEO Podcast for February
Encounter Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ENTI), a company specializing in social media, video technology and on-line entertainment solutions, released a new Podcast today featuring CEO, Anthony DiBiase. "February has been a very busy and exciting month for ENTI's premier site,," states DiBiase MarketWire

Datawatch to Exhibit at AIIM 2011 info360 Conference
Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ: DWCH), the leading global provider of report analytics products and services, announced today that it will be exhibiting (booth #1004 in the BI Pavilion) at the AIIM 2011 info360 Conference and Expo. MarketWire

Carena Contracts With Leading Care Management Firm, Health Dialog
Carena, Inc. announced today that it will provide 24/7 physician consultation to Health Dialog Health Coaches who work with members of a California-based Health Dialog client. Health Dialog Health Coaches are specially trained nurses, dietitians, respiratory therapists, and pharmacists who work with individuals, primarily telephonically, to take a more active role in their health. MarketWire

Opportunity International Launches "Banking on Women" Campaign
In conjunction with International Women's Day, Opportunity International today announced the launch of its "Banking on Women" Campaign MarketWire

Tofino-Ucluelet Culinary Guild and Tourism Tofino Unveil Details of First Annual "Feast! Tofino-Ucluelet" Culinary Celebration in Partnership With EAT Magazine and Global BC Slated for May 2011
The Tofino-Ucluelet Culinary Guild (TUCG) and Tourism Tofino today unveiled the details of "Feast! Tofino-Ucluelet" ( -- a month-long series of culinary events to be held in the West Coast Vancouver Island communities of Tofino and Ucluelet in partnership with EAT magazine and Global BC beginning on May 8, 2011. MarketWire

Bridge Bank to Participate in the Eighth Annual Montgomery Securities Technology Conference in Los Angeles
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley, announced today its participation in the Eighth Annual Montgomery Technology Conference (MTC). The event is being held March 8 - 9 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica, California. MarketWire

Soroptimist Group in Hood River, Oregon First to Impact Human Trafficking Supply Routes
Want to really make a stand against Human Trafficking? Hood River Soroptimist Group has done just that. The group and its members have now become the first large civic service group to support and participate in the "Stop Trafficking Supply" (S.T.S.) Program. The S.T.S MarketWire

Greenlight Technologies Reports Record Growth in 2010
Greenlight Technologies, Inc., the premier provider of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) automation solutions, today announced a 95% increase in revenue and ongoing profitability for fiscal year 2010. The increase is attributable to new customers, new products, and continued company expansion MarketWire

Market Leader(R) Delivers 15% Quarterly Revenue Growth
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) todayannounced results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

An Open Letter in Support of Dr. Muhammad Yunus
Muhammad Yunus has diligently served the poor for decades. No one has done more to inspire generations to work to reduce poverty. MarketWire

Nimbula Announces General Availability of Cloud Operating System Software and Free Version
Today at the Cloud Connect Conference, Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, announced that its flagship product, Nimbula Director, will be generally available within the next 30 days. MarketWire

Nimbula Builds Open Partner Ecosystem to Accelerate the Adoption of Cloud Operating System Software
Today at the Cloud Connect Conference, Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, unveiled a best-of-breed ecosystem of partners to stimulate innovation and accelerate the market adoption of Nimbula Director, its Cloud Operating System software. MarketWire

Annual Kosher Wine Guide Published by The Jewish Week Now Available Online, and in Print on March 11, 2011
Following the success of its first Kosher Wine Guide, The Jewish Week is publishing a second edition, appearing as a glossy-covered stand-alone issue in the March 11th issue. The guide will be provided free to all subscribers, with an additional 10,000 copies distributed to wine retailers, restaurants and Jewish organizations throughout the tri-state area. MarketWire

Jennie Moore Joins The1stMovement as Senior Account Manager
The1stMovement (T1M), a full service digital agency with offices in Denver, CO and Pasadena, CA, announced today the addition of Jennie Moore as Senior Account Manager based in its Denver location. Following an unprecedented year of significant client wins and accolades from the digital advertising and entrepreneurial communities, T1M has hired Moore to service select clients. MarketWire

Oregon Department of Transportation Approves McCain's 2070E Traffic Signal Controller
McCain Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of intelligent transportation systems, traffic control equipment and parking guidance solutions, today announced the Oregon Department of Transportation's (ODOT) approbation of the 2070E traffic signal controller, making it the only 2070 controller unit currently available on the ODOT Qualified Products List. MarketWire

New NexPlanar CTO to Lead Advanced CMP Pad Product Development
NexPlanar, the semiconductor CMP pad technology company, has tasked its recently hired CTO, Rajeev Bajaj, with expanding on the core capabilities of their product platform to add new materials and microstructures, enabling customers to implement advanced processes MarketWire

Grand Canyon University Auditions Offers Scholarships for Dance Majors
In order to build enrollment in its recently launched Bachelor of Arts in Dance Education, Grand Canyon University is offering a $4,000 renewable scholarship to any student enrolling in the program, with the option to audition for an additional annual performance scholarship of up to $2,500 per year. MarketWire

Wealthy Web Users Flock to Facebook Seeking to Stay in Touch and Find Good Shopping; Access via Mobile Devices Gains Traction
According to a new WealthSurvey from the Luxury Institute, 64% of U.S. residents earning at least $150,000 per year are currently on Facebook, while another 4% will join soon. Wealthy members, on average, have 145 "friends" with 18% reporting 250 or more Facebook friends. MarketWire

Power Assure CEO Proposes Key Questions to Assess Data Center Power Consumption
A great deal of attention is being given to data center designs of the future with greater efficiency goals driving much of the new concepts. The industry has recognized that energy consumption or power consumption by data centers is at an all time high and consumption of power significantly impacts the overall running costs of the data center MarketWire

Vimicro PC-CAM Processors in Production With Kilopass' Embedded Non-Volatile Memory Technology
Kilopass Technology Inc MarketWire

RAID Incorporated Announces the Intermix Capabilities of the Entire Xanadu 200 Series
RAID Incorporated, a high-performance solutions provider specializing in optimizing total system performance by enhancing computational resources, interconnects, and I/O subsystems, is pleased to announce the intermix capabilities of the entire Xanadu 200 series. MarketWire

Environmentally Safe Chinese Drywall Remediation From Filter Scientific Coatings
Tainted Chinese Drywall has been the nightmare of many Southeastern homeowners for some time now. Much of the tainted drywall emits a foul sulfur odor, which creates tough living conditions. A thoroughly researched product known as Filter Interceptor just may be the solution. According to the Managing Member of Filter Scientific Coatings, Jay Wells, ".. MarketWire

Pronghorn Technologies Receives Over $1M for Total Residual Oxidant Sensor
Pronghorn Technologies, LLC has received a contract valued at $1.05M for further development of its total residual oxidant (TRO) sensor system. The funds are provided under a NAVSEA Phase II SBIR contract. The work will be performed by Pronghorn at its location in the Wyoming Technology Business Center in Laramie, Wyoming. MarketWire

Halestorm Sets "ReAniMate: The CoVeRs eP"; Digital Collection Features New Renditions of Classic Tracks by Guns N' Roses, Skid Row, Temple Of The Dog, and More; Hard Rock Band to Herald Release on Upcoming "Avalanche Tour 2011" Alongside Stone Sour, Skillet, Theory of a Deadman, and Art of Dying; "R
Atlantic recording group Halestorm has unveiled details of their upcoming new EP. "ReAniMate: The CoVeRs eP" will arrive at all digital retailers on March 22nd, with pre-orders available at the Pennsylvania-based band's official website -- located at -- beginning today. Physical CD versions of the EP will be available exclusively at www.halestormrocks MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.-Black Rock Canyon Hy-G Equipment Delivered
Pacific Gold Corp. (PINK SHEETS: PCFG) announced today that the Company has received delivery of the 12 inch Hy-G concentrating unit, including a concentrating bowl and hopper, that was ordered in January. MarketWire

Plex Systems Sponsors Research Report on Food Safety and Traceability
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of the No. 1 rated manufacturing ERP software, announces the availability of an Aberdeen Group research paper titled "Food Safety and Traceability: Ensuring Compliance and Enabling Supply Chain Visibility." MarketWire

Metrolist CEO Reminds Industry That All Real Estate Is Local
Amid a growing controversy over the accuracy of national housing data, Patricia Bybee, President CEO of Metrolist, Inc. (, is encouraging the industry to keep its focus on the reliability of local data. MarketWire

Mimvi Positioned for Mobile App Internet Expansion Into China
Mimvi, Inc. (OTCBB: MIMV), the world's first multi-platform search, discovery and recommendation engine for Mobile Apps, has announced its plans to target and capture the rising demand for Mobile Apps in Greater China. To address this market opportunity, a sister platform, called Mimvi Mobile China, will be formed as a Hong Kong-based joint venture MarketWire

New eBook Exposes Subjects All Too Often Avoided in Understanding Abuse in Controlling Relationships
Are you in a controlling intimate relationship? MarketWire

Cowabunga Now Offering Its Exquisite 'Designer Ice Cream' and Probiotic Frozen Yogurt Nationally With Web Site Re-Launch
Foodies and fine-living connoisseurs rejoice! Cowabunga Ice Cream company today announced that, with the re-launch of its new Web site at, it's super premium "designer ice cream" brand has gone national, with its inimitable ice cream and probiotic frozen yogurt offerings now available for online purchase -- minimum product order $50 MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Hosts Webinar: Will the Sleep Service Market of the Future Be Financially Rewarding?
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 15, 2011 at 1 p.m MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Hosts Webinar: Global Outlook of the Batteries Market -- Growing Demand and Opportunities
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 15, 2011 at 3 p.m. EST LOCATION: Online, with free registration SPEAKERS: Vishal Sapru, research manager for Frost & Sullivan's Energy & Power Systems group Frost & Sullivan The briefing will focus on emerging trends in the battery market with the main focus on mega trends and new business opportunities MarketWire

IceWEB, Inc. and Promark Technology, Inc. Announce Conference Call to Discuss Definitive Merger Agreement
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage and building blocks for cloud storage networks, announced today that CEO, John R. Signorello, and Promark President, Dale Foster, will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, at 4:15 PM ET to discuss the recently announced definitive merger of the two companies. MarketWire

Paragon Shipping Inc. Announces Availability of 2010 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Paragon Shipping Inc. (NYSE: PRGN), or the Company, a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulk cargoes and containers, announced today that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and can be accessed through the Company's website www.paragonship MarketWire

HHS Secretary Sebelius to Keynote National PTA Legislative Conference
National PTA's® Legislative Conference will take place this week (March 9-10) at the Doubletree Hotel Crystal City -- National Airport (300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA). MarketWire

The World's First Certification on Webgate's Full-HD CCTV Camera
Webgate Inc., the digital security specialist, announced that model C1080B (Full-HD 1920x1080 camera) has passed through rigorous testing by the HDcctv Alliance (, which is the international standards organization for HD-CCTV, and received the world's first certification. MarketWire

Mashery Hosts SXSW Interactive's Circus Mashimus Lounge
Mashery, a leader in API (Application Programming Interface) management and strategic services, announced today the popular Circus Mashimus Lounge is rolling back into town March 11 -15, 2011, at SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas. There will be 14 participants in the Lounge for Web application developers and designers to meet and demo the latest API platforms MarketWire

KRIS Version 5.0 Outperforms Legacy Ratings
Kamakura Corporation released results today of a study showing that Kamakura's fifth generation "reduced form" credit models were more accurate in predicting defaults of public companies during the recent credit crisis than other commonly used models. Reduced form models predict corporate default using a mix of financial ratios, macroeconomic factors, and stock price inputs MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies to Exhibit MedFlash(R) at 7th NEYEPA National EYEPA Coalition March 10th - 12th
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"), www.connectyx MarketWire

CloudReplica Announces Strategic Partnership With Clear Data Incorporated
CloudReplica®, the leading provider of Business Continuity as-a-Service, announced a strategic partnership with Clear Data Inc., a leader in Information Technology solutions. In today's business climate, companies find themselves increasingly reliant on their data, systems, and processes. MarketWire

Hoover's Enhanced List-Building Capabilities Make Targeted Prospecting Easier
Hoover's, Inc. today announced the rollout of its enhanced list-building tool, Build A List Pro™ (BAL Pro™), which makes it easy for sales professionals and marketers to build more effective prospect lists in less time. MarketWire

Azimuth Systems Introduces New Over-the-Air (OTA) Test Solution
Azimuth Systems Inc., a leading provider of wireless channel emulators and targeted test solutions, today introduced its new fully automated, end-to-end ACE™ OTA device test solution MarketWire

Ruby Tuesday to Offer Winning IT-Integrated Biz Strategy at MURTEC 2011
According to Hospitality Technology's 2010 Restaurant Technology Study, companies that remain competitive and robust tend to have high levels of integration between their IT and organizational strategies. With the restaurant industry starting to show signs of recovery, 2011 may just be the year to make this integration strategy a priority. MarketWire

VIDMIC Launches Major Upgrade to Officer-Worn Video System
VIDMIC, a global provider of officer-worn video, radio accessories and digital file management software, today announced a new version of its VIDMIC body-worn video system. The new VIDMIC VX2 delivers unprecedented video intelligence, longer run time and greater ease of use in a lighter, water-resistant unit that doubles as a video camera, video screen and shoulder microphone. MarketWire

Technology Assists in the Financial Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting Process
In the newly released report, "Financial Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting in the New Economy," Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), found that in the recovery from the economic events of the past few years, businesses are attempting to do everything they can to make sure the unexpected financial stresses of the past are more easily predicted and mitigated MarketWire

Better Master Data Drives Business Performance
A new study on Turning Pain into Productivity with Master Data Management published by Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), shows that top performers in keeping their master data clean, accurate, and available were able to better meet their customer's needs, achieve greater visibility into their business, and boost employee productivity. MarketWire

Streamlining the Top of the Funnel
Inside sales teams in 2011 are part of a more general business eco-system, and, in most companies, are successful only when closely partnered with marketing, field sales, account management and other customer-facing teams within the enterprise, according to a new research study on sales training published by Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS). MarketWire

Complex Manufacturers Use ERP to Combat Unique Challenges
In the newly released report, "ERP in Complex Manufacturing," Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), found that the shift to a more growth-oriented strategy is forcing complex manufacturing companies to shift strategic actions and rethink their infrastructure needs MarketWire

Aberdeen Group Research Indicates Lost or Stolen Tablets Can Pose a $490,000 Risk
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of its latest research study on the state of the enterprise mobility market, "Enterprise Mobility Management 2011: Mobility Becomes Core IT MarketWire

Expense Management for a New Decade
With upwards of 7% to 10% of the average company's overall budget spent every year on expenses related to travel and entertainment (T&E), organizations across the globe will utilize emerging solutions and strategies as expense management moves into a new decade, according to a new report published by the Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS). MarketWire

New Hire Onboarding Standardization and Automation Powers Productivity Gains
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS) has published its latest look at onboarding and the role it plays in improving productivity and organizational performance MarketWire

Hagler Announces Launch of Trig Innovation
Ty Hagler, leader of Durham, NC industrial design firm Studio Hagler, announces the launch of his new venture in innovation management consulting, Trig Innovation. MarketWire

DRS Defense Solutions Awarded $32.5 Million Contract for Integrated Vision Systems (IVS) for the U.S. Army Assault Breacher Vehicle (ABV)
DRS Defense Solutions, LLC a wholly-owned subsidiary of DRS Technologies, Inc., announced that its Sensors & Targeting Systems business unit was awarded a $32.5 million IDIQ contract to provide Integrated Vision Systems (IVS) for the U.S. Army Assault Breacher Vehicle (ABV). MarketWire

Announcing Aware Technology
Aware Technology has been formed, based on NASA R&D, additional layered intellectual property and the vision of industry professionals, to deliver the next step in the evolution of HMI/SCADA, DCS Systems and Historians -- layered analytics delivering "Automation Confidence through System Awareness." MarketWire

Canada's 'Looneyspoons Sisters' Take Up the Fight Against Childhood Obesity in Partnership With the Canadian Federation of Junior Leagues' Kids in the Kitchen Program
Janet and Greta Podleski, the co-hosts of the popular Food Network Canada TV series, Eat, Shrink & Be Merry! and authors of the best-selling Looneyspoons cookbook, have joined the Canadian Federation of Junior Leagues' national campaign to promote the Kids in the Kitchen program, which is one of the most successful programs targeting childhood obesity in North America MarketWire

Suffer Media Division Secures Book Publishing Deal With Victory Belt Publishing and Frank Mir
Suffer Media Division (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) today announced that it has secured a deal with Victory Belt Publishing and Frank Mir to publish the first of a potential series of books written by Frank Mir and Erich Krauss. MarketWire

Zacks Investment Research Initiates Mexivada Mining Corp. Coverage With an Outperform Recommendation
Zacks Investment Research has initiated Mexivada Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MNV)(OTCBB: MXVDF)(FRANKFURT: M2Q) coverage with an outperform recommendation and an initial six-month target price of 25 cents per share. MarketWire

C-COM to Unveil New Products at Satellite 2011
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CMI) ("C-COM" or the "Company") one of the leading global providers of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, has announced today that it will be unveiling two new mobile satellite antenna systems on March 15th in booth #672 at Satellite 2011 in Washington DC. MarketWire

All Slots Casino to Host the Upcoming Grand Slam of Slots II
All Slots Online Casino (, a leading online slots casino and slot tournaments pioneer, is proud to host the upcoming Grand Slam of Slots II, scheduled to take place this May 27th-June 6th. The casino will be awarding tickets to this incredible event through its free-entry qualifier slot tournaments beginning March 14th. MarketWire

Magnolia Solar Corporation Announces Appointment of Dr. Thomas Surek, World Renowned Photovoltaic Solar Cell Expert, to the Technical Advisory Board
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar") announced today that Dr. Thomas Surek has joined the Technical Advisory Board (TAB). Dr. Surek's career in photovoltaics (PV), the direct conversion of sunlight to electricity, dates back more than 37 years to the formative stages of U.S. terrestrial PV programs. Dr MarketWire

Universal Potash Approves Plans to Commence Permit Process to Drill Paradox Basin
Universal Potash Corporation (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: UPCO) announced commencement of a dual well, Phase 1 Drill Program, supported by the research completed by the US Geological Service and recommendations by Harrison (mineral acquisition and exploration) Land Services MarketWire

ChaCha Rated #1 With Film Fans
Trumping other online sites popular with film fans including Fandango, TMZ, Hulu, AOL Movies, and Rotten Tomatoes,, the #1 free, real-time answer service, garnered the highest user affinity on the Web from people 18 and older who have attended a movie within the past 30 days, according to a January 2011 report from comScore. ChaCha MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and FY2011 Sales and Earnings
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a manufacturer of high tech specialty printers, test and measurement systems, and electronic medical instrumentation, will announce its financial results for the Fourth Quarter and the Fiscal Year ended January 31, 2011 on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 4:00 pm Eastern Daylight Savings Time (3 pm Central Daylight Savings Time). Astro-Med, Inc MarketWire

Healthnostics Provides 2011 Guidance
Healthnostics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNSS) provided guidance for 2011 sales and earnings based upon (a) prior year's results, (b) acquisitions and joint ventures, and (c) current business activity. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for Sale of an Iconic Industrial Building in North Haven, Connecticut
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by The Freedom Group Family of Companies to exclusively represent them on the sale of a one-of-a-kind 226,000 sq. ft. manufacturing/warehouse building on 23.5 acres situated at 100 Kenna Drive in North Haven, Connecticut. MarketWire

Add-On Exchange's GOBOX Cloud API to Be Unveiled at South by Southwest Event
Add-on Exchange Inc. and its affiliate, GoIP Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GOIG) today announced the upcoming soft launch of the GOBOX product and service at South By Southwest Interactive ( in Austin, Texas on March 11th. GOBOX will be featured in the Circus Mashimus Lounge, a favorite for Software Developers at the event, which is run by Mashery (www.mashery MarketWire

National Investment Managers Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement for Sale of the Company

BullTrade "Stock Alerts" Are 100% Perfect for Twenty-Two Consecutive Months
For more than 13 years, publications ( have been available online. During those many years there have been numerous instances of success and failure. But no moment of success is greater than the present. For the last 22 straight months, since May 2009, there have been 133 consecutive BullTrade "Stock Alerts MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces the Successful Chartering of the M/T Axios to Petrobras for 12 Months
Capital Product Partners L.P. (the "Partnership") (NASDAQ: CPLP), an international owner of modern double-hull tankers, today announced the successful chartering of the M/T Axios to Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras). MarketWire

Exalead Named to KMWorld "100 Companies that Matter" for Sixth Straight Year
Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), today announced that its subsidiary Exalead, a global provider of search-based applications (SBA) technology, has been named a KMWorld "100 Companies that Matter" for the sixth straight year. MarketWire

Entertainment Value Trumps Business Use Among First-Gen iPad Users
Just 30 days prior to the launch of Apple's iPad 2, a study among current iPad owners and intenders points to a clear distinction in how the iPad is being incorporated in consumers' lives MarketWire

New Study Published in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Confirms Third Eye(R) Retroscope(R) Improves Detection of Pre-Cancerous Polyps During Colonoscopy
Avantis Medical Systems, Inc., a technology leader in developing novel catheter-mounted digital imaging devices, today announced that results of a new 448-patient clinical study show that the Third Eye Retroscope increases detection of adenomas, or pre-cancerous polyps, when used during colonoscopy. The study's authors determined that Third Eye colonoscopy detected 23 MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Issues Statement on '' Article
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (RPC) (NYSE Amex: RPC) responded today as its stock has been halted by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) due to unusual trading activity believed to be caused by an inaccurate article published on 'TheStreet MarketWire

ExcelAire Expands Gulfstream Fleet: Adds GIII
Continuing its Gulfstream fleet expansion, ExcelAire ( today announced the addition of a 10-seat GIII. With 22 jets, ExcelAire has the largest fleet of locally-based heavy jets in the New York City metropolitan area. MarketWire

DarKnight's 'Never Sleep Again' Nominated for a Saturn Award
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that DarKnight Pictures' ("DPK") NEVER SLEEP AGAIN: THE ELM STREET LEGACY has been nominated for a Saturn Award for Best DVD Release of 2010. The 37th annual Saturn Awards will be held in June, hosted by The Academy of Science Fiction Fantasy and Horror, to honor and recognize achievements in genre entertainment. MarketWire

First Electronic Design Education Conference (IEDEC) Announces Program, Focuses on Critical Education Issues Related to Engineering Education
The International Electronic Design Education Conference (IEDEC) today announced its program consisting of eight talks by industry and academia highlighting critical issues related to electronic design education. The free conference is for educators, mentors, engineers, managers, engineering students, and electronic and semiconductor industry stakeholders MarketWire

Expert Group, Inc Heats Up Florida's ATM Market
Expert Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXPU) continues to grow its ATM fleet at fast rates. The company sees a business opportunity in the fact that Americans are still using a lot of cash, despite banks' efforts to convince people to use more online banking instead of the more ATM channel. MarketWire

Vacuum Transfer Tubes From Anver Have Straight-Thru Design and Won't Clog
Anver Corporation is introducing a line of simple to operate and highly reliable air amplifiers and vacuum transfer tubes that have no moving parts, cannot overheat, and feature a straight-thru interior for conveying powders, pellets, textile scraps, wood chips, and non-caustic fumes without clogging. MarketWire

RIDEMAKERZ Wins "Pop-Up Store of the Year" Second Year in a Row by Chain Store Age
RIDEMAKERZ announced today its Downtown Disney shop at Lake Buena Vista, Fla. won worldwide "Pop-Up Store of the Year." This is the second year in a row that RIDEMAKERZ has claimed the award presented by Chain Store Age magazine MarketWire

B GREEN Receives Three Additional Purchase Orders From Catalog Companies for VibeAway(R)
B GREEN INNOVATIONS, Inc. (OTCBB: BGNN) announced today that it received three additional purchase orders from three different catalog companies for VibeAway®. The VibeAway® will be sold on the catalogs' websites and in the catalogs. Once the on-line links and print are completed, B Green will provide information on where to purchase the VibeAway® MarketWire

Vinyl Pocket Reseller Program From RNR Plastics Offers Turnkey Sales Solution
RNR Plastics has introduced a new Add-A-Pocket™ reseller program for printers, stationers, and other office supply retailers that features a portable display with samples and a complete starter inventory. MarketWire

Teflon(R) Powder Coatings Applied to Pumps, Mixers and Tanks by Applied Plastics Co., Inc.
Applied Plastics Co., Inc. announces the availability of a full range of Teflon® powder coatings electrostatically applied to flow components requiring specific properties such as corrosion-resistance. MarketWire

New Pure Michigan Cookbook Serves Up Fresh and Local Flavors
Hot off the griddle, Pure Michigan: Eating Fresh and Local in the Great Lakes State, published by Midwest Living, offers up more than 150 pages of recipes and features about Michigan's menu of culinary offerings in big cities and small towns. Bake up a Michigan cherry pie or try the iconic Upper Peninsula specialty, the pasty MarketWire

SK3 Group To Acquire Medical Equipment and Management Firm
SK3 Group, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: SKTO) today announces that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire medical management firm and supplier of medical surgical equipment, W&M Medical Management, Inc. MarketWire

Teryl Resources Receives a NI 43-101 Compliant Gil Resources Pre-Feasibilty Resource Estimation Report
Teryl Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE: TRC)(OTCBB: TRYLF) (the "Company") wishes to announce that a pre-feasibility resource estimation for the Gil joint venture property in the Fairbanks, Mining District, Alaska has been received as follows: MarketWire

Heavy Reading Validates Subscriber Optimization Software Category
Openet, the most innovative provider of Subscriber Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers, has been featured in "Rethinking BSS/OSS: Subscriber Optimization Software," a new white paper by Heavy Reading. The white paper validates the creation of the SOS market and urges operators to focus on subscriber experience and visibility. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Holds 2011 Investor Conference
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) will hold a conference today for analysts and institutional investors beginning at 8:00 AM PST. Management will review Safeway's recent performance and establish its 2011 financial guidance. MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies Appoints Vice President, Business Development & Marketing
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SBOTF) (TSX-V: KLH) has appointed Michael R. McClurg to VP, Business Development & Marketing. His employment begins shortly, and Company Executive VP, Darrell Brookstein's title will be changed to Executive VP, Corporate Development & Finance. MarketWire

Study Published in Wound Repair and Regeneration Highlights Significant Improvements in Chronic Wound Care Treatment Options
Spiracur® Inc., the developer of an ultraportable and disposable negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) device, today announced encouraging interim results from a clinical study highlighting the safety and efficacy of its SNaP® Wound Care System for the treatment of chronic lower extremity wounds MarketWire

Cyan Joins Allied Fiber's Dark Fiber Community
Cyan today announces that it has joined Allied Fiber's Dark Fiber Community (DFC), an online directory that mirrors the fiber ecosystem with participants ranging from fiber technology and equipment manufacturers to infrastructure providers and service vendors MarketWire

MagneGas Now Approved for Blue Sky Manual Exemption in 43 States
MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MNGA), the producer of a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based metal working fuel and natural gas alternative, announced today that it has been approved for secondary trading in 43 U.S. states under each state's respective Blue Sky Laws. Brokers in each state can now solicit orders for MagneGas common stock. MarketWire

Assistly Joins the Google Apps Marketplace
Assistly, the company whose mission is helping businesses of all sizes deliver Customer Wow, has announced that its customer service and social CRM help desk platform, Assistly for Google Apps, is now live in the Google Apps Marketplace™, Google's online storefront for Google Apps™ products and services MarketWire

Leading Publisher Selects Lucia's Survival Guide and Cookbook as March Feature Presentation
Publisher iUniverse, Inc. announced this week that San Rafael resident Lucia Campilongo's top selling guide, Lucia's Survival Guide and Cookbook, has been selected to lead their featured book presentations for the month of March. Founded in 1999, iUniverse is a nationally recognized publisher headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana. MarketWire

D-reizen Selects Corticon as Business Rules Engine Standard
Corticon today announced that D-reizen (, the Netherlands's leading online travel agency, has selected Corticon to provide their enterprise standard business rules engine. Corticon's leading Business Rules Management System (BRMS) will be used by D-reizen to improve the quality and efficiency of its online booking and payment system. MarketWire

Barco Uniforms(TM) Names Danny Robertson President and Chief Operating Officer
Barco Uniforms, an acclaimed leader in the uniform industry, announced it named Danny Robertson president and COO, as part of a strategy to expand the company's leadership across product lines and global markets, and to prepare for succession planning. In addition, the company promoted Andrew Akiyoshi to senior vice president, supply chain and operations MarketWire

CoroWare Announces Support for Robot Operating System
CoroWare, Inc. (OTCBB: COWI) today announced that it will be supporting Robotics Operating System (ROS), an open-source meta-operating system for mobile robots, on its CoroBot and Explorer product lines. As well, CoroWare will launch a ROS early adopter program for developers, educators and researchers who are building applications on the CoroBot and Explorer platforms. MarketWire

VYCON to Showcase Clean Energy Storage Systems at 2011 ASHE PDC Summit
VYCON (, a designer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly, high-speed energy storage flywheel systems, announced its participation in PDC 2011, an international summit and exhibition on health facility planning, design and construction MarketWire

R.E.M.'s New Album Collapse Into Now Released Today on Warner Bros. Records
R.E.M. release their eagerly awaited new studio album, Collapse Into Now, today, March 8th, on Warner Bros. Records. The album has already received glowing praise from such media outlets as Spin, Rolling Stone (which said the band "roar back with Collapse Into Now"), and NPR, which wrote that the album "reaffirms R.E.M. as a vital, thoughtful, and gifted band with plenty left to say." MarketWire

Sage Summit 2011 Conference Registration Opens, Offering a New Conference Experience
Sage North America today announced the opening of registration for its annual customer and partner conference, Sage Summit 2011, to be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, D.C., July 10-15, 2011. MarketWire

Kuno Creative to Present Inbound Marketing Webinar -- Using Social Media With Your Trade Show
Kuno Creative, an inbound marketing agency, will be presenting "Using Social Media Before, During and After Your Trade Show" at 1:00PM EDT on Tuesday, March 15th via a free webinar. This webinar will examine how to use social media in order to maximize trade show return on investment. MarketWire

English-Spanish Sage Simply Accounting 2011 Named Top New Entry-Level Accounting Product by Accounting Today
Sage North America today announced that fully bilingual English-Spanish Sage Simply Accounting software was named the Top New Entry-Level Accounting Product of 2011 by Accounting Today, a leading accounting trade publication. MarketWire

Custom Shaft Collars From Stafford Reduce Need for Multiple Parts
Stafford Manufacturing Corp. is introducing custom shaft collars which can be designed and manufactured for the purpose of combining several functions and reducing the need for multiple parts. These special designs typically enhance part functionality and simplify final assembly. MarketWire

Pegasystems Selected as a Strategic BPM Technology Provider for Business Transformation
Gartner BPM Summit -- Pegasystems Inc MarketWire

VFA Reports More Than 40 New Customers and Profitable Growth in 2010
VFA, Inc MarketWire

U.S. Approvals of Supplemental Drug Indications Have Been Rising Steadily, According to Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development
New or modified indication approvals for existing prescription drugs have steadily increased in the United States since the late 1990s, according to an analysis recently completed by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development. MarketWire

Major Growth at C7's New Bluffdale Facility
Colocation and IT infrastructure provider C7 Data Centers, Inc. (C7) continues expansion of its newest data center in Bluffdale, Utah. C7 opened the Bluffdale data center in November 2010, by signing a multi-year agreement with a large anchor tenant. Since then, several new customers have contracted for cage and cabinet space necessitating an additional 12,000 square foot build out. MarketWire

Fortinet to Support World IPv6 Day
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today announced that it will participate in World IPv6 Day on June 8, 2011, which is a 24-hour "test flight" of IPv6-enabled Web sites sponsored by the Internet Society (ISOC) MarketWire

Tuesday Early Picks: Ford Motor Co., Bank of America, Citigroup Inc., Merck & Co., Pfizer Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb, Altria Group Inc., Kunekt Corp., a premier independent small-cap research firm, offers incisive analysis and comprehensive due diligence on the hottest stocks in the market. StockMarketLife's primary focus is to alert investors to undervalued small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of explosive movement. In the financial markets, timing is crucial MarketWire

Green Bridge Industries, Inc. Launches Aggressive Merger and Acquisition Campaign Targeting the Multi-Billion Dollar "Green" Industry
Green Bridge Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRBG) is pleased to announce that the Company has launched an aggressive merger and acquisition campaign in order to expand its presence in the multi-billion dollar "green" industry MarketWire

Legrand | Ortronics Taps Kaon to Tell Complex Product Stories Through Dynamic Interactive Experiences
Kaon Interactive, Inc., creators of interactive 3D sales and marketing solutions that bring products and solutions to life, today announced the addition of Legrand | Ortronics to Kaon's marquee customer roster. Legrand | Ortronics is implementing Kaon's solutions to arm their sales teams with innovative, interactive, customer experiences that deliver consistent messaging at every touch point. MarketWire

MMRGlobal to Form Wholly-Owned Subsidiary to Maximize Value of Biotech Assets
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) today announced that it has begun the process of forming a wholly-owned subsidiary called MMR Life Sciences Group, Inc. The subsidiary company will remain part of parent MMRGlobal and is being formed exclusively to maximize the value of MMRGlobal's biotech assets, which were acquired via its merger with Favrille, Inc. in January 2009. MarketWire

Panel of Legal Experts to Discuss What's Hot in Employment Law and Labor Relations
The 5th Annual National HR in Hospitality Conference & Expo will host a panel of legal experts discussing "Hot Topics in Labor & Employment Law" on Tuesday, April 5, at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C. The session is one of six plenary and nine breakout sessions taking place during the conference that runs April 4-6, 2011 MarketWire

Sikich Investment Banking Names Imran S. Mohiuddin Associate
Sikich Investment Banking is pleased to announce that Imran S. Mohiuddin has joined the firm as an Associate. In his new role, Mr. Mohiuddin will focus on a full range of mergers and acquisitions advisory, debt and equity financings, and corporate finance services to corporate and private equity clients. MarketWire

OpenLogic Scan Shows Open Source License Violations for iPhone and Android
OpenLogic, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise open source software support, scanning and governance solutions, today announced the results of a scan and license compliance assessment of 635 leading mobile applications MarketWire

Power of the Dream Venutres Announces That iGlue Is to Participate at 3rd Annual GeeknRolla Conference in London
Power of the Dream Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: PWRV), Hungary's premier technology acquisition and development company, is pleased to announced that in4, Ltd, developers of iGlue, will participate at this year's 3rd annual GeeknRolla conference to be held in London on March 30th. MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies to Exhibit at the Information Assurance Expo and Symposium
NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), announced today that it will exhibit at the Information Assurance Expo at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Resort in Nashville, TN on March 8-10, in booth 227 MarketWire

Cytori Patents Method of Making Stem and Regenerative Cell-Enriched Fat Grafts
Cytori (NASDAQ: CYTX) received US Patent No. 7,901,672 ('the 672 patent) today from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a method of enriching a patient's own fat with their own adipose derived stem and regenerative cells (ADRCs) to create a cell-enriched fat graft MarketWire

NetEx to Provide Free HyperIP WAN Optimization Software Through the VMware Virtual Appliance Marketplace
NetEx®, a leading company providing a software-only WAN Optimization solution, and VMware Inc., the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced the availability of a free annual subscription for the HyperIP virtual appliance software through the VMware Virtual Appliance Marketplace (VAM), the industry's largest online directory of virtual appliances. MarketWire

Clicker Hires Lloyd Lapidus as CEO
Clicker Inc. ("Clicker" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: CLKZ), an Internet brand-building firm focused on developing stand-alone Consumer and Social Networking brands, reports that it has hired Lloyd Lapidus as its new Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. Migrates to the OTCQB Tier of the OTC Marketplace
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: APDN) announced that it has migrated from the OTCBB quotation and trading system to the OTC Markets Group Inc. quotation and trading system -- APDN's stock is now quoted on the OTC Markets ( OTCQB tier. OTC Markets provides free level II real time quotes. MarketWire

NXOI Announces Two Key Strategic Hires
Next One Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: NXOI) (PINKSHEETS: NXOI), a firm that delivers interactive media and advertising content, announced that Steve Marques and Michelle Liebowitz have joined the company to drive two major strategic initiatives. MarketWire

SPAR Group Announces Fiscal 2010 EPS of $0.11 for the Year Ended December 31, 2010
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 its fourth quarter and 2010 year-end financial results for the period ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Telkonet Completes Strategic Transaction Involving Series 5 Technology and Successfully Retires Short-Term Debt
Telkonet, Inc. (OTCQB: TKOI), developer of the revolutionary energy management platform EcoSmart, which incorporates its patented Recovery Time™ technology, has taken a key step in management's strategic restructuring. Telkonet completed the sale of the non-core Series 5 Power Line Communication business unit assets to Wisconsin-based Dynamic Ratings, Inc MarketWire

Metalogix Launches Metalogix Sharepoint Migration Manager for Google Apps
Metalogix, a leading provider in content lifecycle management (CLM) solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange and legacy environments, today announced SharePoint Migration Manager for Google Apps, a new solution that allows existing Google Apps and Docs customers to migrate their data to SharePoint 2010 or SharePoint Online. MarketWire

Coastal Connect HIE Selects Medicity to Power Community-Wide Health Information Exchange
Medicity, the industry standard for health information exchange (HIE), announced today that Coastal Connect, Inc. selected its solutions to power community-wide health information exchange (HIE) across five independent hospitals located in eastern North Carolina MarketWire

New Generation Biofuels Announces Shareholder Approval of Additional Authorized Shares
New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc MarketWire

SpaceClaim Continues Rapid Global Growth and Market Expansion in 2010
SpaceClaim, the leader in direct modeling software that enables all engineers to work in 3D, marked another year of rapid growth in 2010. Sales tripled, supported by important new customer wins within large manufacturing companies, including Tyco Electronics and LG Electronics. MarketWire

JDSU Releases 50 GHz WSS Products to Extend Switching Portfolio
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced the release of three wavelength selective switch (WSS) products for 50 GHz applications, further extending its portfolio with the low-port-count (LPC) WSS, the Nano WSS, and the Mini WSS with monitoring capability. MarketWire

Arteris Network-on-Chip Reaches New Milestones in 2010 With 9 New Customers and First Year of Cash Flow Positive Operations
Arteris Inc., the inventor and leading supplier of network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect IP solutions, today announced that it closed 2010 with cash-flow positive operations for the first time, due to increasing customer adoption, growing revenues and shipments of the FlexNoC™, the Company's second generation network on chip interconnect IP platform MarketWire

Enterprises Prepare to Migrate as Technology Refreshes Escalate in 2011
Paving the path to the next generation data center with technology led solutions, SANpulse Technologies, Inc. today highlighted the increasing number of technology refresh and data center consolidation initiatives forecast for 2011 as the economy improves and companies look to align IT with business requirements. MarketWire

Atlantic Casualty Insurance and Southern Insurance Underwriters Use Oracle Documaker to Streamline and Facilitate New Business
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Yasheng Group Listed on Deutsche Borse
Yasheng Group (OTCQB: YHGG) (FRANKFURT: YSF), a high-growth diversified China-based agricultural conglomerate with US headquarters in California, today announced the company's listing on Deutsche Börse under the symbol "YSF MarketWire

Survey Says: Owners of Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses See Cost Savings, Improved Productivity by Adopting Virtual Office Approach
Virtual PBX® (, inventor and leading supplier of hosted PBX services, today announced the results of a recent survey that asked small- and medium-sized business (SMB) ( owners and employees about their use of virtual offices.* MarketWire

Socialware Joins With LinkedIn to Unlock Social Media for Financial Services
Socialware, the leader in social media compliance and engagement, today announced an exciting relationship with LinkedIn that will enable financial services organizations and professionals to access the extensive networking, marketing and research capabilities available on LinkedIn while remaining compliant with SEC, FINRA, IROC, FSA and state regulations on electronic communication MarketWire

Carbon Sciences Begins Performance Testing of Breakthrough Catalyst in Commercial Facility
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform greenhouse gases into gasoline and other portable fuels, today announced the commencement of the testing of its dry reforming of methane technology in a commercial facility. MarketWire

92% of Global Employees Performance at Risk Due to Poor Business English Skills
GlobalEnglish Corporation (, the leading provider of on-demand development and support for Business English communication, announced today survey results showing a progressive rise globally in the importance of Business English skills for job performance MarketWire

Digitiliti Solution Cuts Storage and Archiving Needs 81 Percent for Asset Marketing Services, Inc.
Digitiliti, Inc. (OTCQB: DIGI) (PINKSHEETS: DIGI), a technology pioneer in information archiving software for unstructured data, today announced that Asset Marketing Services, Inc. (AMSI), a leading national marketer of coins, jewelry and watches, recently implemented Digitiliti's Universal Archive Platform for organizing, storing and accessing unstructured data from throughout the company. MarketWire

Taleo Performance Management Leadership Skyrockets
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the leading provider of on-demand talent management solutions, today announced Taleo's Performance Management suite of products is breaking records in every aspect of the business MarketWire

Phoenix NAP Deploys Cyan Packet-Optical Solutions for Scalable, Low-Latency Data Center Inter-Connectivity
Cyan today announced that Phoenix NAP, a next generation data center and network access point, has deployed packet-optical solutions from Cyan to inter-connect the company's premier, 90,000-square foot colocation facility with a second data center in the Phoenix area over a dark fiber infrastructure MarketWire

Jahia Announces New Data Chart Module for Its Next-Gen Open Source CMS Solution Jahia 6.5 Beta
Jahia, the premier provider of web content integration software combining web, document, and portal features, today launched a new chart module for the Jahia 6.5 beta. Now featuring a special drag and drop function, developers, webmasters, and advanced users can add dynamic data-driven charts and graphs to their sophisticated web projects in a fraction of the time MarketWire

Bizo Unveils Industry's First Business Audience Marketing Platform
Bizo today announced the release of the Bizo Audience Marketing Platform (BAMP) that enables marketers to reach, educate and influence their target business audiences, wherever they travel across the web MarketWire

XYIENCE Supplements Hit the Shelves of General Nutrition Center Stores Across Canada
General Nutrition Centers (GNC) has boosted the retail presence for XYIENCE in Canada, making XYPRO and XYMASS available in 171 of its stores from coast to coast. MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces February Sales
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) ( today announced that for the month of February 2011, net sales increased 23.6% to $124.1 million from $100.4 million in February a year earlier. For the six months ended February 28, 2011, net sales increased 22.5% to $817.6 million from $667.5 million in the same period last year MarketWire

Scribe Software Names Customer Effective Top 2010 Data Integration Partner
Scribe Software, a leading data integration provider, announced today that Customer Effective is Scribe's Top Data Integration Partner of 2010. Scribe and Customer Effective have participated in each other's success for more than six years as strategic partners MarketWire

NetEnrich Introduces Comprehensive Managed Services for Solution Providers That Support IT Infrastructure Networking and Unified Communications

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Announces Inaugural Dividend Distribution
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: OXLC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared an inaugural dividend of $0.25 per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 payable April 1, 2011 to holders of record on March 21, 2011. As the Company went public on January 25, 2011, this initial dividend reflects only a partial quarter of activity MarketWire

Ponemon Study Indicates Organizational Data Breach Costs Hit $7.2 Million and Show No Sign of Leveling Off
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) and the Ponemon Institute today released the findings of the 2010 Annual Study: U.S. Cost of a Data Breach, which reveals data breaches grew more costly for the fifth year in a row. The average organizational cost of a data breach increased to $7.2 million and cost companies an average of $214 per compromised record, markedly higher when compared to $204 in 2009 MarketWire

Plateau Survey Reveals High Percentage of Passive Job Seekers Lurks
A recent survey conducted by Harris Interactive(1) on behalf of Plateau Systems reveals that despite high job satisfaction, a wide majority (74%) of employed full time/part time & not self employed workers would consider a new job opportunity. MarketWire

Glycated Albumin Presented as a Novel Biomarker for Diabetes Monitoring
The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) presented a webinar on February 24th, 2011, titled "Novel Biomarkers for the Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes," in which glycated albumin (GA) was described as a promising biomarker for patients who are underserved by usual diabetes monitoring methods MarketWire

Peregrine Announces Initiation of Lung Cancer Investigator-Sponsored Trial
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced the initiation of an investigator-sponsored trial (IST) for patients with chemotherapy naive stage IV non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) MarketWire

Oracle Joins Energistics to Help Develop Data Exchange Standards for the Oil and Gas Industry
CERAWeek -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Oracle Chairman of the Board Jeff Henley to Deliver CERAWeek Keynote, Addressing Oil and Gas Industry
CERAWeek -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Test Advantage Hardware Renews Global Sales Representative Agreement with Comprehensive Development Services
Boston Semi Equipment LLC (BSE Group) subsidiary Test Advantage Hardware LLC (TAH) today announced that it has re-signed a global sales representative agreement with Comprehensive Development Services, Inc. (CDS) of Springtown, Pa. for the reconfiguration and sales of all automated test equipment (ATE) systems MarketWire

Kerio Appoints New Sales Director for USA and Canada
Kerio Technologies is pleased to announce Karen Miller as director of sales, USA and Canada. Miller will be based in San Jose, and is responsible for management of the U.S. and Canadian channel sales team while driving continued revenue and growth throughout the channel. MarketWire

Pacific Biomarkers CSO Elizabeth T. Leary Co-Authors Paper in March Issue of Clinical Chemistry
Elizabeth T. Leary, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer at Pacific Biomarkers, Inc. (PBI) (OTCBB: PBMC), a provider of biomarker laboratory services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostics industries, has co-authored a paper appearing in the March issue of Clinical Chemistry MarketWire

MSC Software Reseller Develops Productivity Tools for Compute Intensive Nonlinear Simulations Using MSC Marc
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that one of its business partners, IWF Engineering, has developed a set of automation productivity applications for nonlinear simulations using Marc MarketWire

Targus Joins the Built for BlackBerry Program
Targus® Inc., maker of the world's top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, today announced it has become a member of the Built for BlackBerry™ program. MarketWire

LJ International to Present at the ROTH 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference
LJ International Inc. (LJI) (NASDAQ: JADE), a leading jewelry manufacturer and retailer, announced today they will present at the ROTH 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference. The conference will be held March 13-16, 2011, at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, CA. MarketWire

Anthelio Selects Accept360(TM) to Drive Innovation in Healthcare
News Facts Anthelio is the leading independent provider of comprehensive healthcare information technology ("IT") services and business process solutions for hospitals and other healthcare providers. Anthelio established an independent group of leading healthcare experts to form its Healthcare Innovation Council MarketWire

Auric Mining Provides Interpretations of NI 43-101 Geological Report
Auric Mining Corp. (PINKSHEETS: AUMY) (the "Company") reports on the results of the recent NI43-101 qualifying report received by the company from Pearson Exploration Ltd., a "Qualified Issuer." In an effort to be as accurate as possible, technical language has been taken directly from the document and previous historical work on the property is referenced. MarketWire

CNR's CEO Discusses the Consolidation of the Agricultural Foundation With Shareholders
The CEO of China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE Amex: CNR) (the "Company" or "CNR") discussed the National People's Congress Plenum that was held in Beijing last Friday MarketWire

TiVo Announces Proposed Private Offering of $120 Million Convertible Senior Notes
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, of $120 million aggregate principal amount of Convertible Senior Notes due 2016 in a private offering. The notes will be offered only to qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended MarketWire

PENSRUS Expands Popular Original Pen Selection
PENSRUS, the leading distributor of custom logo pens, advertising tools, and promotional products, announced the expansion of their ever-popular original line of pens. In total, 18 new pens have been added to the collection in response to the growing demand for the popular pens MarketWire

PMA Crosses $2 Billion Mark in Debt Services for Illinois Public Entities
PMA Financial Network, Inc. and PMA Securities, Inc. (collectively "PMA") -- leading provider of investment pool administration, financial advisory services and fixed rate investment services to public entities -- announced it has provided debt management and advisory services for over $2 billion in debt issuance on behalf of local governmental units within Illinois since 2005. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver Expands Its Silver/Gold Resources for 7th Consecutive Year
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE Amex: EXK)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) announced today that for the seventh consecutive year, the Company has grown its silver and gold resources in Mexico. MarketWire

WABCO Gains Certification as High Technology Enterprise from Government in Qingdao, China, a Major Economic Center
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO China has been certified as a high and new technology enterprise by the Qingdao municipal government MarketWire

Spiral Solutions France and SOCODEM Group Launch Poker Room in France
Spiral Solutions France, a joint venture between Spiral Solutions and Santa Maria Group, and the SOCODEM group have announced that the highly anticipated -- a new online poker room in France on the Prima Poker Network powered by Microgaming -- is now open for business. MarketWire

Mary Jurek Design and Debra Krone, Ltd. Agreement
Mary Jurek Design, Inc.(, known for high quality handmade stainless steel tableware and accessories sold in prestigious high-end stores throughout the USA, has engaged Debra Krone, Ltd. of Plano, Texas, as representative of the collection in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri. MarketWire

IHOP'S National Pancake Day Raises More Than $2.5 Million for Children's Charities
The results are in! IHOP, one of America's favorite restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner, today announced that with its guests' generosity, it exceeded its 2011 National Pancake Day fundraising goal and raised a total of $2.5 million in donations for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals® and other local charities MarketWire

Echo360 Names University of Virginia President Emeritus John. T Casteen to Board of Directors
Echo360, the global leader in campus-wide blended learning and lecture capture solutions, today announced the appointment of education pioneer John T. Casteen to its independent Board of Directors. President Casteen joins forces with technology innovator Echo360 to accelerate higher education's use of blended learning solutions and leverage technology to dramatically improve learning outcomes. MarketWire

MacroSolve's Illume Mobile Division Launches SaleSentral Software Platform for Tablets
MacroSolve, Inc., (OTCQB: MCVE) (PINKSHEETS: MCVE), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions, today announced that its Illume Mobile division has launched SaleSentral™, a software platform for tablets including the iPad and Android Tablets MarketWire

New England Region Kicks Off 2011 With $3.5 Billion in Capital and Maintenance Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- When the final tally for the first quarter performance of 2011 is complete, it appears that the New England region will have chalked up 51 project starts with a cumulative total investment value of $3.5 billion MarketWire

Xsigo Certifies Oracle VM
Xsigo Systems, Inc., the leader in I/O virtualization, today announced certification and support for Oracle® VM, a server virtualization solution that offers highly efficient and cost-effective virtualization for both Oracle and non-Oracle applications MarketWire

M86 Security Offers Safer Web Browsing With Free Plug-In
M86 Security, the global expert in real-time Web and email threat protection, today announced the availability of M86 SecureBrowsing, which allows users to safely access social media sites and search engine pages without concerns about links to potential malware. M86 SecureBrowsing is a free service available to both PC and Mac users and works in their browser to identify malicious sites. MarketWire

Court Grants Approval of Class Action Settlement Against Amway Corporation in Gift Card Lawsuit, Announces Brant Law Offices and Kawahito, Shraga & Westrick
The Superior Court has approved a settlement agreement in a class-action lawsuit alleging Amway Corporation, a Delaware corporation, and its related companies Quixtar Inc., a Virginia corporation, and Alticor Inc MarketWire

Harvard Graduate School of Design and Henley Business School Launch Executive Education Program on Global Real Estate Sustainability
Offered for the first time this spring, the Global Real Estate Sustainability program helps global real estate executives develop environmentally responsible and sustainable real estate strategies MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: UK's High Military Spending Attracts Stakeholders in the Land Defence Market
The United Kingdom has clinched the fourth spot on the list of the top military spenders with an expenditure of $58.30 billion in 2009, which translates to 3.8 per cent of the global share MarketWire

Alaska Pacific Plans Strategic Move Into Mining
ALASKA PACIFIC ENERGY ("APEC") (OTCBB: ASKE) is pleased to announce that the APEC board is continuing discussions with companies interested in pursuing either joint ventures or a full amalgamation of interests. The company has been working toward its planned expansion and has made progress in making fundamental changes to its core business MarketWire

Chinese Due Diligence Teams to Test AVEC Engines
AVEC Corporation ("AVEC") (PINKSHEETS: AVECD) (FRANKFURT: BAE1) announced today it has agreed to a confidential due diligence period for two Chinese engine manufacturers to visit its facilities and conduct test on the power and fuel consumption of its engines using non hydrocarbon fuels. MarketWire

National ID Cards Enter the Digital World With Russian Project Leading the Way, Says Frost & Sullivan
Universal, multi applications cards will be the main trend on the electronic identification (eID) market for the coming years. Many European countries have introduced new ways to interact with their citizens using this cost-effective strategy to justify citizen's identity for access, payment or as a digital signature MarketWire

SPYRUS(R) Announces William H. White to Join Board of Directors
SPYRUS, a leading provider of trusted mobility solutions, today announced the appointment of William H. White to its board of directors. William White has 23 years of banking experience in senior positions at Morgan Stanley, CSFB, and Bank of America, including Managing Director and Global Head of Capital Markets. MarketWire

Info Security Products Guide Names FireMon Winner of the 2011 Global Excellence in Auditing Award
FireMon today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named FireMon the winner of the 2011 Global Excellence Awards in Auditing MarketWire

US Ecology, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company")today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December31, 2010. MarketWire

Michigan Automotive Supplier Anticipates April Plant Closure, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Michigan automotive supplier Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) (Cleveland, Ohio) is expected to close its automotive transmission manufacturing plant in Michigan, by April. MarketWire

Addonics External CipherChain Allows PC and Mac Users to Encrypt Just About Any External eSATA Storage Device
Addonics Technologies, ( today announced the External CipherChain, a full disk hardware encryption product that lets users encrypt just about any external data storage device with eSATA or SATA connection -- from sensitive data on external RAID storage devices to external hard drives, Solid State Drives (SSDs), and many popular flash media. MarketWire

LeadJen Offers "Prospecting Boot Camp" to Help Sales Organizations Build Sales Funnel
LeadJen (, a B2B lead generation company that helps sales and marketing executives get value out of every prospecting call, has developed a prospecting training program to help sales organizations build their sales funnel and become a strategic part of the business revenue process. MarketWire

50,000 Users Download Free PCB Tool via DesignSpark
RS Components, Allied Electronics' parent company based in the United Kingdom, recently launched, an online community that provides resources, design support and a free PCB tool for engineers. Now on its second version, the DesignSpark PCB tool is a free PCB design software package MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Award Commends Augurix for Its Unique Simtomax Test for Celiac Disease
The 2010 Frost & Sullivan European Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Point of Care Testing is presented to Augurix. The company is honored for developing the Simtomax test -- the only known point of care test for Celiac disease -- that can be performed by even untrained personnel to arrive at an instant diagnosis. MarketWire

Metso's Annual Report 2010 published
Metso's Annual Report 2010 publishedMetso Corporation's stock exchange release on March 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.localtimeMetso Corporation's year 2010 Annual Report and Financial Statements havebeenpublished today in Finnish and English MarketWire

Hamburg Bulk Carriers Selects Triple Point to Manage Chartering and Vessel Operations for Dry Commodities

Anevia IPTV Solution Deployed for Catalan TV3 Public Television
Anevia, a leader in video streaming solutions and service infrastructure for live TV and video on demand (VOD), today announced that TV3, the Catalan public broadcasting channel, has chosen to deploy its IPTV gateways for use within the TV3 broadcasting facilities. MarketWire

Pacnet Simplifies Data Backup and Storage With New Cloud Service
Pacnet today announced the launch of Pacnet DataVault, a new cloud-based data storage service which simplifies data backup and storage for today's growing businesses. MarketWire

OCI Announces FY 2010 Results
Results as at 31 December 2010 Cairo, Egypt / March 8, 2011, 8:30 AMOCI Generates Double-Digit Growth in EBITDA and Net Income during 2010Helped by Integration of Dutch Fertilizer BusinessSummary of Consolidated Results for FY 2010 Ended 31 December 2010:* Consolidated revenues grew 27.8% to US$ 4,896.0 million (EGP 27,558.7million) versus US$ 3,829.0 million (EGP 21,312 MarketWire

Next Alternative to Centralize Battery Research & Distribution Efforts in North America
Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), has announced that the firm will be bringing its major battery research and distribution programs to North America. MarketWire

Increased Need to Comply With Water and Wastewater Quality Requirements in South Africa Bodes Well for Market Prospects, Finds Frost & Sullivan
The weak enforcement of municipal legislation, particularly the Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA), has resulted in limited investment into water and wastewater infrastructure in South Africa. Most municipalities do not report on their expenditure trends and hence prioritise employee related expenses when compared to repairs and maintenance work. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: National Integrated Power Projects to Provide Significant Growth Impetus to the Nigerian Electricity Industry
The Nigerian electricity industry is facing several challenges such as a shortage of gas, erratic electricity supply and ageing infrastructure and staff. The government needs to improve its existing infrastructure to reduce transmission and distribution losses and step-up the electricity supply MarketWire

Rising Demand for Polymer and Plastics to Boost South African Chemicals Industry, Reveals Frost & Sullivan
Growth of the South African chemicals industry has been sustained by the Government's drive to increase the nation's gross manufacturing output. Development of the nation's mining, automotive, agricultural and construction industries has also contributed to a steady rise in the demand for chemical commodities MarketWire

Asian Aerospace International Expo Congress 2011: Bombardier Significantly Expands Aftermarket Services in China
Bombardier Aerospace today announced a major ramp-up in aftermarket services for its business aircraft operators in China MarketWire

Zoran Comments on Results of Ramius Consent Solicitation

Verimatrix Highlights DVB Migration Strategies for Next-Generation Conditional Access at ABU Digital Broadcasting Symposium
ABU Digital Broadcasting Symposium, Mar. 8, 2011 -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, is highlighting its advanced support for cost effective DVB and over-the-top (OTT) video security solutions at ABU Digital Broadcasting Symposium, March 8-11 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia MarketWire

AMD Extends Graphics Performance Lead, Launches World's Fastest Graphics Card... Again!
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the launch of the fastest graphics card in the world, the AMD Radeon™ HD 6990, packing so much raw performance it delivered a new single graphics card world record score of P11865 in the industry standard 3DMark11 benchmark(1). AMD Radeon HD 6990 graphics cards are available immediately from retailers worldwide, with select models starting at US $699 MSRP. MarketWire

iPass and Orange Business Services Partner to Deliver Enterprise Mobility Services to Enterprises Worldwide
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced an extended agreement with Orange Business Services, a leading global communications solutions integrator. Orange Business Services will offer the iPass Open Mobile platform, a cloud-based services delivery system, as part of its enterprise mobility solution MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Greenfield Program and the Small Equity Initiative Issue Philippine Trade Mission Report
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (OTCQB: NWMT) (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) today released a Webcast report on a Trade Mission to the Philippines conducted last week. The Trade Mission was focused on stimulating and supporting the development of high growth business opportunities in the region and included meetings with both national and local government agencies, business associations, and other entities MarketWire

DC Brands International, Inc. Announces It Has Inked a Deal With Industry Leader Script to Screen
Today the Company DC Brands International, Inc., a publicly traded company under the ticker symbol (OTCBB: DCBR), is extremely pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Script to Screen of Santa Ana, CA, a company specializing in Direct Response Television (DRTV) production, consulting, and campaign management. MarketWire

Applied Materials Announces 14 Percent Increase in Cash Dividend
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - March 8, 2011 - Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.07 per share to $0.08 per share payable on the company's common stock.The dividend is payable on June 22, 2011 to stockholders of record as of June 1, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Actelion issues White Paper on Corporate Governance
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion issues White Paper on Corporate GovernanceProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic to Host Full Year 2010 Conference Call
KVISTGÅRD, Denmark - March 8, 2011 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (NASDAQ OMX:BAVA) announces its 2010 full year results on Thursday, March 10. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec to start share repurchases

Outotec granted Technology Awards for significant technological innovations
OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, March 8, 2011 AT 4:00 PM EET GlobeNewswire

Cargotec Board of Directors' organising meeting

Update of Financial Calendar
Navamedic ASA has changed the previously announced date for the Annual General Meeting from March 24, to April 14, 2011 at 4 pm. GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's Annual Report 2010 has been published
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 8.3.2011 at 14.45 GlobeNewswire

Decisions taken at Cargotec Corporation's Annual General Meeting

Klövern's Annual Report 2010
Klövern's Annual Report in Swedish for 2010 can now be downloaded from Klövern's website, A printed copy in Swedish will be available from week 12 and can be ordered via Klövern's website. The Annual Report in English will be presented on the website during week 12 and a printed version during week 14. GlobeNewswire

Letter of Interim Agreement for MSV Regalia
Prosafe has been awarded a Letter of Interim Agreement ("LOIA") by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited for the provision of the MSV Regalia accommodation support rig at the Auk South Redevelopment Project in the British sector of the North Sea. GlobeNewswire

New Airport Weather Data Service Solution from Vaisala
- Concept Developed in Cooperation with Finavia GlobeNewswire

Vaisala's annual report and summary list of 2010 releases published
Vaisala Corporation    Stock exchange release                    March 8, 2011 1.30 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Pohjola's and OP-Pohjola Group's Annual Reports for 2010 Now Available
Pohjola Bank plc COMPANY RELEASERelease category: Company Announcement 8 March 2011, at 13.00 pm Finnish time (GMT+2) Pohjola's and OP-Pohjola Group's Annual Reports for 2010 Now AvailablePohjola Bank plc has published its electronic Annual Report 2010 at pohjola GlobeNewswire

The shares issued in Wärtsilä's free share issue entered in trade register
Wärtsilä Corporation, Company announcement, 8 March 2011 at 12.15 EET GlobeNewswire

Metso's Annual Report 2010 published
Metso's Annual Report 2010 published GlobeNewswire

Cermaq is joining the UN Global Compact.
(Oslo 2011.03.08) In February Cermaq formally joined the UN Global Compact (GC) by sending a letter of commitment to the Secretary General of the UN. However, adhering to the principles of Global Compact is not new; these principles are basic and already integrated in Cermaq's operations. GlobeNewswire

NPRO - Fokus Bank relocates to Aker Brygge
Fokus Bank has chosen Aker Brygge as the future location for a full fledged and customer focused house of finance in Oslo. Fokus Bank will enter a rental contract comprising approximately 6 400 square meters with a duration of 10 years from the expected relocation in January 2014 GlobeNewswire

SAPA buys aluminium extrusion business in India
On 4 March 2011, Sapa Profiles India Pvt Ltd entered into an agreement with Alufit (India) Pvt Ltd, whereby Sapa will buy the assets of Alufit related to its aluminium extrusion business operated out of its plant in Kuppam, close to Bangalore in southern India.The transaction is subject to various regulatory conditions, which the parties expect to satisfy in the near future GlobeNewswire

Reliable Weather Information to Increase Flight Safety at Small Airports
(Helsinki, Finland, March 8, 2011) Vaisala introduces a new aviation weather system that has been developed specifically to the needs of small airports and helipads. Designed as efficient but affordable, the Vaisala AviMet® Small Airport System improves flight safety on smaller, uncategorized airports by providing continuous, real-time weather reports to pilots and airport operators. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry awarded 4 MEUR railway construction management contract in Finland
PÖYRY PLC          Press release 8 March 2011 at 9.30 am GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup ASA agrees on senior financing of NOK 4,500 million.
(Oslo, 8 March 2011) EDB ErgoGroup ASA has entered into a binding term sheet agreement for a NOK 4,500 million Revolving Credit Facility. EDB ErgoGroup expects to conclude definite agreements during the 1st quarter of 2011. The senior financing is to be provided by DnB NOR Bank ASA, Nordea Bank Norge AS, SEB and Svenska Handelsbanken AB GlobeNewswire

Rob van den Bergh nominated for Ahold Supervisory Board
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, March 8, 2011 - Ahold today announced that Rob van den Bergh has been nominated for appointment to the Supervisory Board of Ahold. Mr. Van den Bergh is former CEO of publishing and marketing information company VNU and currently holds a number of board memberships in the Netherlands GlobeNewswire

AirFrance KLM February 2011 traffic
Passenger: rise in traffic (+4.9%) and stable load factor Cargo: decline in traffic (-3.1%) and load factor (-3.2 points) The month of February 2010 was impacted by adverse weather conditions and by four days of strike by French air traffic controllers, which affected medium-haul in particular, creating a favorable comparison basis. GlobeNewswire

Eurocastle to Release 2010 Year End Earnings on 18 March 2011
Guernsey. 8 March 2011 - Eurocastle Investment Limited (Euronext Amsterdam: ECT) announces that it intends to release its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2010 on Friday, 18 March 2011. GlobeNewswire

Johnson & Johnson Acquires 98.89% of Issued Crucell Shares as of the End of the Subsequent Offering Period and Crucell Intends to Delist Crucell Ordinary Shares and ADSs
New Brunswick, N.J., and Leiden, the Netherlands, 8 March 2011 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and Crucell N.V. (NYSE Euronext, NASDAQ: CRXL; Swiss Exchange: CRX) today announced that following the end of the subsequent offering period (na-aanmeldingstermijn, Subsequent Offering Period), Johnson & Johnson has acquired 98.89% of the issued Shares in Crucell N.V GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Launches 2010 Annual Report and Celebrates Its 175th Anniversary at the Amsterdam Stock Exchange
Celebrations also highlight the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day Alphen aan den Rijn (March 8, 2011) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals, launched its 2010 Annual Report today GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil celebrates the grand opening of its ISCC-certified renewable diesel plant in Singapore
Neste Oil CorporationPress release8 March 2011 at 7 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

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