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No GPS, no camera, yet 'anti-smartphone' ’sir costs œ37K!
No Google, no GPS, no camera, yet ’sir YB1costs 6,400 pounds and the gold-plated one is 37,000 pounds.he ’sir - named after the Norse gods - is, according to the company's CEO, "an anti-smartphone". ANI

Shivsu Canada, Chennai firm bag over Rs. 50 crore order to make new bottling machinery range
Chennai, May 2 (ANI-Business Wire India): Shivsu Canada Pure Fillers Pvt. Ltd (SCPF) that launched glass bottle washers, fillers and cappers in a joint venture with Rita Bottling has bagged order to the tune of over Rs. 50 Crores for these glass bottle equipments of cutting-edge technology. ANI

Now, Pepsi's 'Social Vending System' will help you socialise with strangers
A new "Social Vending System" has been developed by Pepsi that allows beverage buyers to "friend" others with a gift of a Pepsi items. ANI

EnergySolutions, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2011 Results
EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES) announced today that it will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, to discuss 2011 first quarter results. Financial results will be released after the market closes on May 9, 2011. MarketWire

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee and Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Kick Off Forum on Earthquake Risk
San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee and Oakland Mayor Jean Quan jointly opened the Seismic Risk Mitigation Leadership Forum in San Francisco today, praising the more than 300 gathered delegates for their commitment to making America more resilient to earthquakes MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. to Present at the D.A. Davidson 13th Annual Financial Services Conference
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), the bank holding company for Bank of Internet USA, today announced that Gregory Garrabrants, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the D.A. Davidson 13th Annual Financial Services Conference in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, May 11th at 3:00 p.m. Pacific time. The D.A MarketWire

GN ReSound Inks ASIC Engagement With eSilicon
eSilicon Corporation, the largest independent semiconductor Value Chain Producer (VCP), today announced that GN ReSound, a technology leader in hearing aid solutions, has contracted with eSilicon for the production of the AD4.0 ASIC. This ASIC is a key component in next generation hearing instruments from GN ReSound. MarketWire

Deadline for 2011 TOEFL(R) Scholarship Program in Japan Is Fast-Approaching
What:2011 TOEFL® Scholarship Program in Japan ETS offers its sympathy and condolences to those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Due to the recent circumstances, the deadline for the 2011 TOEFL Scholarship Program in Japan was extended until Monday, May 16, 2011, to allow Japanese students more time to submit their application materials MarketWire

Presstek to Host First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST), a leading supplier of digital offset printing solutions to the printing and communications industries, today announced it will release its first quarter 2011 financial results before the market opens on Monday, May 9, 2011. Presstek senior management will host a conference call that same day at 10:30 AM Eastern Time to discuss its first quarter 2011 results MarketWire

Union Equity, Inc. Announces Change of Management Control
Union Equity, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UNQT) announces several significant changes to the corporate management team including the resignation of Steven Woodell as the Company's President and the election of Joam St. Jean, as the Chief Financial Officer and acting interim President. MarketWire

Baton Rouge Conference Focuses on Clean Energy Incubation
Clean Energy Alliance, Inc. (CEA), the national association of clean energy business incubators, and the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) have teamed to present an exciting conference on clean energy incubation and financing. The Clean Energy/Clean Technology Incubation Workshop and Meeting the Funding Challenge Seminar will take place on May 24-25 in Baton Rouge, LA. MarketWire Announces the Addition of Hydroxatone Skin Care, one of the most trusted online sources for high-performance luxury skin care and beauty essentials, has added the skin care brand, Hydroxatone to its assortment of premium beauty products. MarketWire

Grupo Casa Saba Reports the Expansion Resulted in Strong Increases; 65.49% in Sales and 52.82% in Operating Income
Grupo Casa Saba (NYSE: SAB) MarketWire

Marine Spill Response Corporation: Nexen and Statoil Sign Agreements With MSRC for Spill Response Services in Gulf of Mexico
Nexen Petroleum U.S.A. Inc. and Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC have signed agreements with the Marine Preservation Association (MPA) and the Marine Spill Response Corporation (MSRC) that are expected to enhance the spill response plans of the companies and strengthen environmental protection in the Gulf of Mexico MarketWire

The Listing Is Dead! Transforms Static Directory Listings Into Interactive Profiles Connecting the Broadcast Industry, the search engine for media & entertainment, ups the ante at NAB this year with the addition of photo galleries, messaging and video enhancements. These free features help re-position directory listings as multimedia profiles that help users connect and get business: MarketWire

Cartridge World Says Supporting Small Businesses Is Crucial to Economic Growth in America
During the week of May 16th-20th business leaders and government officials will gather for National Small Business Week to celebrate the contributions of small businesses owners who provide stability to the US economy. As a leading partner to small businesses and with hundreds of locally-owned and operated stores nationwide, Cartridge World is a vital part of this community. MarketWire

Walter Energy Contributes One Million Dollars to Alabama Tornado Relief
Walter Energy (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), the world's leading, publicly traded "pure play" producer of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, announced today that it will contribute $1 million to aid the victims of the April 27 tornadoes in central and west central Alabama. MarketWire

Sage Payment Solutions to Exhibit Its Payment Processing Services, Sponsor Closing Event at CSPA's Mid-Year Meeting

Seven Arts Pictures PLC Announces Change of Accounting Firm
Seven Arts Pictures plc (NASDAQ: SAPX) ("Seven Arts" or the "Company") announced today that it has retained Kabani & Company, Inc. of Los Angeles, California as its independent registered public accounting firm MarketWire

Houston Leading Dog Trainer, Shelmar Kennels, Shares the Secret to Better Management Skills
Houston dog training expert Martin Bell of Shelmar Kennels shares dog training secrets employed at home, while educating the public on the effectiveness of the technique in other managerial settings. MarketWire

Inktel Direct "Returns the Favor" With Military Appreciation Month
Inktel Direct Corp., a leading business process outsourcer specializing in marketing and governmental services, is proud to commemorate "Military Appreciation Month" during the month of May while supporting the VFW Foundation's "Return the Favor" campaign MarketWire

Inflatable Penile Prosthesis Aides in Patient Quality of Life
BroadcastMed, Inc.'s surgical web portal presents a webcast featuring simultaneous treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) with the Coloplast Titan® Inflatable Penile Prosthesis and Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) with the Coloplast Virtue® Male Sling MarketWire

Miracle-Ear Strives to Educate the Public on Hearing Loss
Each year, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) designates May as Better Hearing and Speech Month in an effort to raise awareness about communications disorders, including hearing loss MarketWire

Hundreds of Children Visit Incarcerated Moms for Mother's Day at Eleventh Annual 'Get On The Bus' Event
Center for Restorative Justice Works and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation are again bringing together hundreds of children to visit their incarcerated mothers to celebrate Mother's Day during this 12th Annual Get On The Bus event. MarketWire

NWN Corporation Honored for Fast Growth
NWN Corporation, a leading systems integration company, announced today that the Boston Business Journal has named NWN as a 2011 Pacesetter. The Pacesetter title honors the region's fastest-growing privately held companies, and singles out companies that have experienced strong growth despite the tough economy MarketWire

PetSmart Charities'(R) Emergency Relief Waggin'(R) Vehicles Assist More Than 7,000 Pets Affected by U.S. Flooding and Tornados
PetSmart Charities® has dispatched seven Emergency Relief Waggin'® vehicles, each stocked with $60,000 worth of crucial supplies to aid pets and rescuers hit hardest by the recent floods and tornados in the south and Midwest MarketWire

Stewardship Financial Corporation Reports Earnings for the First Quarter of 2011
Stewardship Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: SSFN), parent of Atlantic Stewardship Bank, announced today results for thefirst quarter ended March 31, 2011. Net income for the three months endedMarch 31, 2011 was $483,000, or $0.06 per diluted common share, as comparedto net income of $871,000, or $0.13 per diluted common share, for the threemonths ended March 31, 2010 MarketWire

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. Announces Two-for-One Stock Split and Initial Cash Dividend
Assisted Living Concepts ("ALC") (NYSE: ALC) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one stock split of ALC's Class A and Class B Common Stock and declared an initial quarterly cash dividend on the Class A and Class B Common Stock. The quarterly dividend will be 10 cents per share on a post-split basis MarketWire

Highwoods Announces Availability of First Quarter Results
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), one of the largest owners and operators of office properties in the Southeast, has released its first quarter 2011 results. Please visit Highwoods investor relations website to view the release or click on the following link. MarketWire

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. Announces 2 for 1 Stock Split and Initial Quarterly Dividend
Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: ALC) MarketWire

The Hertz Corporation Opens First Equipment Rental Location in Saudi Arabia
The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) and its equipment rental subsidiary, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), along with its Joint Venture partner, Dayim Holdings Company Ltd., have opened their first location in the Middle East in Damman, Saudi Arabia. The new location rents and sells equipment and tools to construction and industrial markets throughout the region. MarketWire

Russell Canada Index: Large Caps Outperform Small Caps YTD Through April 29
The Russell Canada Large Cap Index (9.1%) outperformed the Russell Canada Small Cap Index (6.2%) by 2.9 percentage points for year-to-date through April 29, 2011. Overall, the Russell Canada Index posted a return of 8.7% for the same time period. MarketWire

Javalution (JCOF.PK) Enters Into Master Purchase Agreement to Supply Aldi Stores; Annualized Contract Volume Estimated at $2 Million
Javalution Coffee Company (PINKSHEETS: JCOF) announces an estimated annual $2,000,000 private label roasting deal between CLR Roasters, Javalution's wholly owned subsidiary, and Aldi, Inc. CLR Roasters will be providing 6 items including whole bean and ground coffees to 6 different divisions of Aldi stores, essentially being named Aldi's Southeastern Coffee Roaster MarketWire

Osmond to Perform at MS Society Fundraising Event
The ninth-annual Women Against MS Luncheon, hosted by CBS3's Kathy Orr, will feature a keynote speech and performance by David Osmond, part of the second generation of the famous Osmond family singers -- and a second generation living with MS. MarketWire

Wave to Host Q1 Webcast/Conference Call Tuesday, May 10th at 4:30 p.m. ET
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) ( announced today that on Tuesday, May 10th at 4:30 p.m. ET, it will host a webcast/conference call reviewing its Q1 financial results, as well as recent corporate and industry progress. Wave's results will be issued after the market's close that day. MarketWire

Nine Puppies Stolen From the Animal Shelter Inc. of Sterling, MA Returned With the Help of 24PetWatch Microchips
Pethealth Inc. (TSX: PTZ) ("Pethealth" or the "Company") 24PetWatch microchips played an important role in the safe recovery and legal proof of ownership of nine puppies stolen from Animal Shelter Inc. in Sterling, Massachusetts in mid-March, allowing animal control officers and shelter staff to verify the identities of the missing dogs amidst numerous false leads, sightings, and tips. MarketWire

Lot18 Closes $10 Million in Series B Funding
Lot18, the New York-based company that is changing the way Americans buy wine, today announced that it has completed a $10 million Series B financing led by NEA Ventures. Tom Grossi, Principal at New Enterprise Associates (NEA) will join Lot18's Board of Directors along with Amish Jani, Managing Director at FirstMark Capital, which led the Series A and also participated in this round MarketWire

Americans Rush to Zazzle to Create Products Celebrating the Death of Osama Bin Laden; First Product Created Within Minutes of Announcement
As Americans took to the streets to celebrate the death of Osama Bin Laden, they also took to Zazzle, the world's leading platform for quality custom products, to create apparel, iPhone cases, stickers, posters, and other products expressing their feelings of triumph and vindication MarketWire

Insurance/Reinsurance Investors Looking to Asia U.S. RE Securities Exec Tells Philippine Conference
Investor interest in Asian insurance and reinsurance markets is escalating as opportunities in U.S. domestic markets decline due to saturation and aggressive competition, Gregory Nelson, Senior Vice President, U.S. RE Securities, LLC told the Eighth Annual Philippine Non-Life Summit, here last week. MarketWire

One World Sports Acquires Three-Year Multiplatform North American Rights for OneAsia Golf Tour
One World Sports, a Dallas-based sports network company, has acquired the North American rights to the One Asia golf tour (OneAsia) in 2011, 2012 and 2013 under terms of an agreement with World Sport Group, the exclusive media and marketing partner of OneAsia. One World Sports will present all OneAsia tournaments exclusively in English on television, broadband and mobile. MarketWire

Fire & Nice: Maker Faire Bay Area 2011 Adds New Attractions
Take a casual stroll down Crucible Avenue even as flame erupts all around you. Hop on a solar-powered people-mover to head for the bottle rockets. Grab a handy hula-hoop for a quick wiggle. Gaze through the cool dim of Chabot Lab's traveling planetarium MarketWire

SonicWALL Selects Opengear CM4000 for Global Out-of-Band Management
Opengear (, a leading provider of next generation console server and remote management solutions, today announced that SonicWALL is using the Opengear CM4000 as a part of its infrastructure for out-of-band management. MarketWire

InsWeb Reports First Quarter 2011 Results; Announces Reorganization and Appointment of Rick Natsch as President and Chief Operating Officer
-- Revenues of $13.9 million, up 46% year-over-year-- Adjusted EBITDA of $1.1 million, up 65% year-over-year-- Adjusted EBITDA per diluted share of $0.16, up 34% year-over-year-- Net income of $298,000, or $0.05 per diluted share-- Cash flow from operations of $381,000, or $0.06 per diluted shareInsWeb Corp MarketWire

Extra Space Storage(R) Offers Assistance to Victims of Recent Storms
Extra Space Storage (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today, effective immediately, two months of free storage and a free bundle of packing and moving supplies valued at $50 at selected Birmingham locations to assist local residents and businesses that have been impacted by the severe storm emergencies in the Birmingham area. This offer will be good through May 15, 2011 while supplies last MarketWire

New Jersey Lawyer Saves a Teaneck Family Home From Foreclosure
A New Jersey family recently received the news they had been eagerly waiting for since their foreclosure nightmare began in May 2009. Like many families in today's troubled economy, this Teaneck, NJ family experienced a loss of income and an increase in living expenses, which made it impossible for them to keep up with their mortgage payments and their other financial obligations MarketWire

Pinnacle Security First to Market New Image Sensor
Pinnacle Security, a leader in the residential security industry, today announced it is the first to market the Image Sensor, a motion-activated security sensor that incorporates a built-in camera and transmits via a cellular connection. This new device offers mobile accessibility to Pinnacle's customers in the United States, available beginning May 2011. MarketWire

Leading Proxy Advisory Services ISS and Glass-Lewis Urge the Rejection of All FrontFour Candidates and Recommend Shareholders Elect Fisher's Highly Qualified Nominees
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI), a leader in local media innovation, today announced that leading proxy advisory services Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") and Glass-Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis") have recommended that the Company's shareholders vote in favor of Fisher's nominees in connection with its annual meeting on May 11 in Seattle, WA. MarketWire

Ventana New Media CEO Joe Austin to Present Strategies for Harnessing New Media to Increase Competitive Advantage
Ventana New Media™ (, a leading provider of SEO-powered communications, today announced that CEO Joe Austin will deliver a webinar presentation that addresses best practices for content syndication and inbound marketing: "Five Tips for Harnessing New Media to Increase Competitive Advantage." The webinar will be hosted by TreeHouse Interactive™ (http://www MarketWire

Panasonic Expands Its Lineup of "Tough IP" Cordless Power Tools With Four New 18V Models
Panasonic today announced the introduction of four new 18V Li-Ion cordless power tools to its Tough IP™ professional-grade product offering MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay LNG Partners (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2011 before market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

Teekay Offshore Partners Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Offshore Partners (Teekay Offshore or the Partnership) (NYSE: TOO) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2011 before market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) (NYSE: TNK) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2011 before market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

Teekay Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Corporation (Teekay or the Company) (NYSE: TK) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2011 before market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

ParcelPort, LLC Acquires Pinnacle3 Direct Solutions, Inc.
ParcelPort, a national provider of third-party warehouse and fulfillment logistics services, has acquired the contracts, personnel and equipment of Pinnacle(3) Direct Solutions, Inc. The business will be integrated under the ParcelPort, LLC brand. Pinnacle(3) Direct Solutions (P3) currently operates from a warehouse in Lawrenceville, Ga MarketWire

Amazing Charts Named to EHR Vendor Lists as Multiple States Recognize Importance of Affordability
Finally recognizing the needs of small primary care practices for affordable Electronic Health Record (EHR/EMR) solutions, four different Regional Extension Centers (RECs) recently named Amazing Charts V6 as an EHR solution MarketWire

PeerApp Caching Supports Netflix With Latest Software Release
PeerApp, the leading provider of Transparent Caching and Content Delivery Platforms, announced today support for transparently caching the over-the-top (OTT) video rentals of Netflix MarketWire

Taiwan Greater China Fund Announces Board Action With Respect to Semi-Annual Repurchase Offer
The Taiwan Greater China Fund (NYSE: TFC), a diversified closed-end registered investment company listed on the NYSE (the "Fund"), announced today that its Board of Trustees has determined that the Fund will offer to repurchase up to 5% of its outstanding shares in the Fund's twelfth semi-annual repurchase offer MarketWire

Excel Maritime Reports Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd (NYSE: EXM)("Excel"), an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and an internationalprovider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulkcargoes, announced today its operating and financial results for the firstquarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Grupo TMM Reports First-Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Grupo TMM, S.A.B. (NYSE: TMM) (BMV: TMM A)("TMM" or the "Company"), a Mexican intermodal transportation and logisticsCompany, reported today its financial results for the first quarter of2011. MarketWire

Falken Industries Ltd Announces Important Addition to Its Scientific Advisory Board
FALKEN INDUSTRIES LTD (OTCBB: FLKI) today announced the addition of new member, Christian Goron, to its Scientific Advisory Board; MarketWire

Virogen, Inc. (Sym VRNI), a Technology Holding Company and Incubator, Introduces Its Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Tiger Team Technologies
Virogen, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VRNI), a technology holding company and incubator, introduces its wholly owned subsidiary, Tiger Team Technologies (T3). T3 specifically addresses data security for sensitive information sent across corporate intranets and the broader internet as well as data at rest MarketWire

San Francisco Parlor Opera Production of Offenbach's "Les Contes d'Hoffmann" Opens May 19th
San Francisco Parlor Opera's production of Jacques Offenbach's "Les Contes d'Hoffmann" opens May 19, 2011. Director Cole Grissom's compelling and provocative vision follows Hoffmann on his fantastical journey of love and obsession via the recesses of Hoffman's mind. It is here where we encounter the many manifestations of himself and his lover MarketWire

National PTA Celebrates Educators During Teacher Appreciation Week: May 1-7
Every day, teachers touch the lives of students, parents, and communities in significant ways. To show appreciation for their work and dedication, National PTA® celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week, May 1-7. MarketWire

Vangent Guide Provides Roadmap to Implementing Enterprise Architecture as Foundation for Good Governance
Vangent, Inc., a leading global provider of information management and strategic business process services, recently published a new guide to help federal agencies and other organizations become leaner, more agile, and more competitive MarketWire

Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists, P.C. Selects the SRS EHR for Its 33 Providers
SRS, the leading provider of productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance specialty practices today announced that Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists, P.C. (NOSS) has selected the SRS EHR for its 33-provider practice MarketWire

DSM tenders Danisco shareholding
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciencesand Materials Sciences company, announcesthat it has tendered its 4.95% stake in Danisco to DuPont. Upon completionofthe DuPont offer of DKK 700 per ordinary Danisco share, DSM expects cashproceeds of EUR 222 million and to report a book profit of EUR 140 millionbeforetax as an exceptional item. MarketWire

Entisys Solutions and Agile360 Establish Official Facebook Presence
Entisys Solutions, Inc., the West Coast's #1 provider of enterprise virtualization and access delivery solutions from the datacenter to the desktop and into the cloud, and its Southern California division, Agile360, today announced its official foray into the world of social media with the launch of the company's official Facebook page MarketWire

Milberg LLP Announces the Filing of an Antitrust Class Action on Behalf of Consumers of Potatoes
Milberg LLP has filed a class action lawsuit alleging that consumers were overcharged on their purchases of potatoes dating back to 2004 through the present MarketWire

PRQA Introduces a New Approach to Defect and Security Vulnerability Detection
PRQA | Programming Research today announced a new release of its industry leading QA-C product with sophisticated technology to perform deep-flow dataflow analysis. QA-C 8.0 identifies critical coding issues relating to control-flow, variable state and library usage. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) to Host Discovery Tour Event in Sydney, Australia on May 5 Featuring CADWorx(R) Plant and P&ID Professional With integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R)
Intergraph has scheduled a Discovery Tour event on May 5, 2011 in Sydney, Australia that will feature demonstrations of Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional and show how they integrate with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

NBC vs. ABC vs. BBC: What Networks Were the Royal Wedding "Winners and Losers?"
Despite a very early morning start in the U.S. to Friday's Royal nuptials, TiVo (NASDAQ: TIVO) today announced that 41 percent of DVR viewers still chose to watch Prince William wed Catherine Middleton live, with NBC, ABC and CBS networks capturing the most American viewers early Friday morning. MarketWire

Anadarko Announces First-Quarter Results
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC)today announced first-quarter 2011 net income attributable to commonstockholders of $216 million, or $0.43 per share (diluted). These resultsinclude certain items typically excluded by the investment community inpublished estimates. In total, these items decreased net income byapproximately $147 million, or $0 MarketWire

Vision Solutions Announces Availability Appliance Powered by IBM Server Technologies
Vision Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of information availability software and services with over 25,000 customers running Windows, Linux, IBM Power Systems and cloud computing environments, today announced the Vision Solutions Availability Appliance MarketWire

Doral Healthcare Finance Provides $2.2 Million Financing to Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center
Doral Healthcare Finance ("DHF") today announced it has provided a two year $2.2 million, asset-based line of credit to Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center ("Parkview"), an acute care hospital located in Riverside, California. MarketWire

The Television Premieres of Oscar(R) Nominated "Operation Homecoming" and Journalist Brian Palmer's "Full Disclosure" Pay Tribute to Memorial Day on Documentary Channel(TM)
Documentary Channel™ (DOC) commemorates U.S. soldiers with a line up of outstanding military themed documentaries in a two-day tribute to Memorial Day on Monday, May 30 and Tuesday, May 31. Never seen before on television, the two-hour theatrical version of "Operation Homecoming" airs Monday, May 30, at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) MarketWire

Wyndham Hotel Group Offers Up to Half-Off for Discover America Promotion
For the second year in a row, Wyndham Hotel Group and its Wyndham Rewards® loyalty program are joining nearly 30 of America's top destinations and travel brands to participate in the Discover America® Daily Getaways summer promotion through which consumers can purchase U.S. travel getaways at significant discounts. MarketWire

Qontext Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
Qontext, a leading provider of Enterprise Social Software solutions, today announced it has been included in the list of six "Cool Vendors in Context-Aware Computing"(1) by Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

Partner James F. Holtz Selected to Southern California Super Lawyers
The law firm of Stutz Artiano Shinoff & Holtz APC is proud to announce that founding partner James F. Holtz has been named to the 2011 Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in Business Litigation in Southern California MarketWire

JobServe Australia Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers
JobServe ( today announced the details of their new job application form designed to streamline the application process for candidates. The new simpler process follows a successful one-week trial during March. MarketWire

Orange County Community Foundation Commits $325,000 to ReachOut OC; Invites Community to Join Effort to Support Vulnerable Children and Families
In response to the continuing impact of the economic crisis on our county's most vulnerable residents, the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) today launched its ReachOut OC 2011 response to provide a "hand up" to neighbors in need. The OCCF Board of Governors has committed $325,000, and invites local donors and community members to join the effort. MarketWire

Give the Gift of Hope This Mother's Day
It's almost here -- that special day when moms delight in the appreciation and recognition they receive on Mother's Day. Not only do moms want to spend time with their families on this special day, but they also want to help other moms who are less fortunate MarketWire

Revel Consulting Expands Telecommunications Practice to Meet Rising Demand for Mobile Services
Revel Consulting (, a Kirkland, Washington based business management consulting firm, today announced the expansion of its Telecommunications (telecom) Practice to meet the quickly rising demand from companies in the industry seeking smart, nimble business strategies MarketWire

ReachMD XM Channel 160 Moves to XM Channel 167
ReachMD, an award-winning provider of professional medical news, information and continuing medical education, moves from XM 160 to XM 167 on May 4, 2011 as part of an XM Satellite Radio channel reordering. The change will have no impact on ReachMD's programming or other business operations. MarketWire

Bryant & Stratton College Online Launches Military Spouse Resource Website
Just in time for Military Spouse Appreciation Day, which is Friday, May 6, Bryant & Stratton College Online announced today the expansion of their website, an education portal and source of online information for military spouses. By featuring personal stories, resources, advice, tips and opportunities for community discussion, SalutetoSpouses MarketWire

ServiceMesh's Dave Roberts to Moderate Interop Panel on Building Private Clouds
WHAT: Dave Roberts, vice-president of strategy and marketing at ServiceMesh, will moderate a panel on "Building Private Clouds" at this year's Interop Las Vegas, May 9, 2011 MarketWire

BNP Paribas Grows Equities Sales Team
BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking is pleased to announce the addition of five directors to its Equities platform in New York. Joining the bank are Joe Abbatiello, Michele Backman, Sebastian Boulan, Mark Kuhlman and Stefan Yurica. MarketWire

Zephyr Agents Team Up for 10th Annual AIDS/LifeCycle
Jim Beitzel, Paul Christopher, Harry Clark, and Jan Medina are busy logging hundreds of training miles and raising thousands of dollars for the 10th Annual AIDS/LifeCycle, June 5 - 11. They and 3000 other riders will be spending seven days on their bicycles, and sleeping on the ground at night, riding from San Francisco to Los Angeles. They are all agents with Zephyr Real Estate. MarketWire

FIMAC Solutions Plans Release of Portfolio Accounting Analytics(C)(TM)
In another industry first, FIMAC Solutions, leader in providing risk analytics software for banks, credit unions, thrifts and other financial institutions, announced today that it has created an SaaS (Software as a Service) application -- Portfolio Accounting Analytics©™ -- to replace its 40-year industry workhorse The Deats Report MarketWire

John Dixon 'Caravan Sale' Grows in Popularity as Banks Embrace Opportunity to Auction Properties at Lower Cost
Homes, home sites and land in eight southeastern Georgia counties will sell May 24 as John Dixon & Associates conducts a "caravan auction" -- a type of sale growing in popularity because it allows multiple banks to pool properties and resources for a single event. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour Event in Mexico City on May 4 to Demonstrate CADWorx(R) Plant With Integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R)
Intergraph has scheduled a Discovery Tour event on May 4, 2011 in Mexico City that will feature demonstrations of Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional and show how they integrate with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

TransGlobal Assets and Helios Receive LOIs to Purchase Biomass Systems for $12M USD
TransGlobal Assets, Inc. (OTCQB: TMSH) (PINKSHEETS: TMSH) is pleased to announce that its JV partner, Helios Inc. of India, has received Letters of Intent from Solaris PLC of Bulgaria and Chemtech SRL of Romania, each agreeing to purchase a 1-megawatt patented Portable Biomass Waste System MarketWire

Title Consulting Sevices, Inc. (TITL) Launches Action Apps Corporation Following a Multi-Acquisition
Title Consulting Services, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: TITL) ( is pleased to announce the culmination of nearly a year of searching, three months of negotiating and due diligence resulting in the acquisition of two Smartphone App companies with proven revenues and profits as an entry into a boundless sector MarketWire

Youth1 Media to Partner With American Youth Football
American Youth Football (AYF), one of the fastest growing youth organizations in the country, and Youth1 Media, the most trusted brand for youth sports news and information, have come together to form a partnership for the 2011 season and beyond. MarketWire

Internet Brands Acquires Nolo, the Definitive Online Source for Consumer Legal Information
Internet Brands today announced the acquisition of Nolo, Inc., a market leader in consumer-friendly legal information and marketing services. MarketWire

Strathmore Resumes Development Drilling & Permitting Activities in Gas Hills, Wyoming
STRATHMORE MINERALS CORP. (TSX: STM)(OTCQX: STHJF) ("Strathmore" or "the Company") announces the resumption of development drilling and permitting activities at its Gas Hills Uranium Properties in Central Wyoming MarketWire

TSIA Selects Kinetic Data and CareTech Solutions to Co-Present at Technology Services World 2011 Silicon Valley
Kinetic Data (http://www.kineticdata MarketWire

ETS Appoints Jack Hayon New Chief Financial Officer
The Board of Trustees of Educational Testing Service (ETS) today approved the appointment of Jack Hayon as chief financial officer for the world's largest educational measurement and research organization. Hayon replaces Frank Gatti, a key figure in many of ETS's successes over the past 13 years, who retired May 1. MarketWire

Retail Clinics Most Successful in Drug Stores: Kalorama
Drug store locations have been the most successful thus far for retail clinics, according to independent healthcare market research firm Kalorama Information, despite rollouts of the concept in other locales. Kalorama estimates retail clinic sales at $733 MarketWire

Lindsay Gorrill Assumes Role of President for Jayhawk Energy
JayHawk Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: JYHW) is pleased to announce Lindsay Gorrill, CEO of JayHawk Energy, has been appointed to the position of President of the Company. This appointment follows the resignation of Marshall Diamond-Goldberg as JayHawk's President and a member of its board of directors. This appointment will allow Mr MarketWire

ELX Announces Solid April Results With Strong Performances in 5 and 30-Year U.S. Treasury Futures and Record Average Open Interest in Eurodollar Futures
ELX Futures, L.P. (ELX), a leading electronic futures exchange, announced today that it continued to add new participants and see solid growth and strong performances in its futures products in the month of April MarketWire

VPG's New CSM3637P Ultra-High Precision Metal Strip Current Sensing Resistor Features TCR of 15 ppm/Deg. C Max at Power Ratings to 5 W and 40 A Current, and Resistance Range From 3 to 100 Milliohms
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors division has released the CSM3637P, a new low-value current sense resistor with an improved power rating of 5 W, maximum current handling up to 40 A, and an absolute TCR of 15 ppm/°C maximum. The resistance value range for the CSM3637P is 3 to 100 milliohms. Any "as required" value (such as 10.2345 vs MarketWire

FUJIFILM Launches "Finding & Growing New Markets" Contest
FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the "Finding & Growing New Markets" Contest, providing owners and employees of Independent Photo Retailers, Labs and Studios in the U.S., with the opportunity to share ideas that enable businesses to break into new markets and drive sales of creative photo products. The "Finding & Growing New Markets" Contest runs now through June 30 MarketWire

FishNet Security Recognized as "Application Security Partner of the Year" by F5 Networks
FishNet Security has been named the Application Security Partner of the Year for the Americas region by F5 Networks, the global leader in Application Delivery Networking MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Announces New W Case Size for High-Capacitance, High-Voltage, Low-ESR TR3 Molded Tantalum Chip Capacitor
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced the addition of the new W case (EIA 7361) for its popular low-ESR TR3 high-capacitance, high-voltage molded tantalum chip capacitor. Measuring 7.3 mm by 6.0 mm, with a height of 3.45 mm, the new case size allows for capacitance and voltage range expansion beyond the existing A through E case sizes. MarketWire

GreenHouse Awarded $151 Million Contract to Build a National Security Training Center
GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. ("GreenHouse") (OTCBB: GRHU) announced today that it has been awarded a $151 million contract for the design, development and construction of the Carlstrom National Security Training Center ("Carlstrom") in Central Florida. The contract was awarded to GreenHouse's wholly-owned subsidiary, Life Protection, Inc MarketWire

SLRX Appoints Daryl Bassett as Its New President
Solar Acquisition Corp. (OTCBB: SLRX) today announced that Mr. Daryl Bassett has been appointed as the new President of the company. Mr. Bassett has a long and successful career in energy policy, public service and finance. MarketWire

Calvary Chapel Tackles Human Trafficking by Sponsoring Nearly 1,300 Children Through Compassion International
Church members at Calvary Chapel, located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., sponsored nearly 1,300 children over the Easter weekend during a Compassion Sunday event for Compassion International, the world's largest Christian child development and sponsorship organization MarketWire

Noble Life Sciences Opens New, Expanded Facility in Gaithersburg
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett joined this morning with Dr. Ken Carter, President & CEO, Noble Life Sciences, Jennie M. Forehand, Maryland State Senator, District 17, Dr. Judith Britz, Executive Director, Maryland Biotechnology Center, and Ms. Ann Humphrey, on behalf of U.S MarketWire

AfterCollege Partners With BookRenter to Save Students Money on Textbooks
AfterCollege, the largest career network for college students and recent graduates, has announced a partnership with BookRenter to pass on considerable savings on textbooks to AfterCollege's audience of college students. MarketWire

ViridiSTOR to Support OC Human Relations' 'Awards 40' Event With Presenter(TM) Software Application & USB Duplication Services
ViridiSTOR LLC announced today that it is working with OC Human Relations to provide its Presenter™ application and USB duplication services to organize content for the upcoming "Awards 40" event to be held May 5, 2011 at the City National Grove of Anaheim. MarketWire

Paxton Energy Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Virgin Oil Co.
Paxton Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: PXTE) (Paxton), an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, is pleased to announce that on April 29, 2011, it entered into an agreement to acquire Virgin Oil Company, Inc. of Louisiana (Virgin) MarketWire

BBVA Frances (NYSE: BFR.N) (NYSE: BCBA) (FRA: BA) (LATIBEX: BFR.LA) Hereby Informs That It Has Filed Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year 2010
BBVA Banco Francés (NYSE: BFR.N) (NYSE: BCBA) (FRA: BA) (LATIBEX: BFR.LA) hereby informs that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year 2010 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). MarketWire

JVS' 14th Strictly Business Highlights Vital Need for Job Services
As Californians face major government cutbacks, including reductions in federal WorkForce Investment Act funding, JVS' 14th Annual Strictly Business Luncheon will highlight the impact of non-profit JVS' crucial free job programs and honor the leaders in the community who have stepped up to help MarketWire

Expesite Launches Vision Suite of Products
Expesite, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider based in Columbus, Ohio, today announced the launch of its Vision suite of products, including the company's newest solution, VisionMSI (Multi-Site Inspection). The Vision suite of products provides a collaborative software platform for real estate development, construction, and facilities management MarketWire

Precision Conversions and Leth & Associates Announce EASA Approval for Maximum Zero Fuel Weight Increase STC on All 757-200PCFs
Precision Conversions, LLC and Leth & Associates proudly announce that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved the Federal Aviation Administration Supplemental Type Certificate (STO1857SE) for a Maximum Zero Fuel Weight (MZFW) increase on the Precision Conversions 757-200PCF freighter MarketWire

World Food Supply Facing Constant Threats, Learn What You Can Do to Protect Your Family With "Food Shock" Report From
The threat to our world's food supply isn't something that has been conjured up by anti-government extremists or paranoid individuals bent on conspiracy theories, it's a legitimate concern that is being taken seriously by experts from across the globe. If you want evidence to support this claim just look at the International Symposium on Agroterrorism being held in Kansas City, Mo MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies Issues Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Development of Distribution Network
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"),, manufacturer and distributor of the MedFlash®, the nation's premier Personal Health and Wellness Management System (ePHM) for maintaining personal health records (PHR), released the following letter to shareholders from the management of Connectyx: MarketWire

iDirect Government Technologies to Resell Riverbed Technology Products to Maximize Bandwidth Efficiencies and Increase Satellite Network Performance
iDirect Government Technologies (iGT) has entered into a third-party agreement with Riverbed Technology to resell its wide area network (WAN) optimization and network visibility solutions in U.S. government and military satellite networks MarketWire

Geminare Empowers Online Backup Industry With Introduction of Virtual Server Rapid Recovery
Geminare, market leader in the Recovery as a Service space, today introduces Virtual Server Rapid Recovery (Rapid Recovery), a managed cloud-based solution designed to dramatically streamline the manual processes associated with system restoration when using online backup services MarketWire

Richmond Fed Adds Economic "Perspective" to Website
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond has added a new section on its website to share its views on a range of policy issues that affect the national economy. MarketWire

New TL175 TwistGuard(TM) Test Leads Change Tip Length With a Single Twist, Earning CAT II, CAT III and CAT IV Safety Ratings
Fluke Corporation, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, announced today the availability of the new TL175 TwistGuard™ Test Leads, the only test leads in the world with a manually adjustable test tip guard for use in different measurement environments MarketWire

Rimini Investments Updates Coverage on Force Energy Corp., Resulting in a Buy Recommendation With Increased Price per Share Estimate
Force Energy Corp. (OTCBB: FORC) (FRANKFURT: FC2) (hereafter "Force," the "Company"), a junior Lithium, Rare Earth and Hydrocarbon exploration company, is pleased to announce it has received an update on its existing analyst coverage by Rimini Investments, resulting in a buy recommendation and a price per share estimate of $1.82. MarketWire

EAS Genesis Fund Earns Endorsements
Emerald Asset Advisors, LLC ( is pleased to announce that its EAS Genesis Fund (NASDAQ: EASIX) has been added to Commonwealth Financial Network's list of recommended alternative investment mutual funds. Emerald serves as the advisor to the EAS Funds, which includes the EAS Genesis Fund and the EAS Global Cycle Fund. MarketWire

abas-USA Hosts Annual User Conference
abas-USA hosted the company's annual user conference at their headquarters in Sterling, VA. New features of abas Business Software 2011 were presented and put on display for the attendees to learn about and discuss at the conference, including the new abas Portal and abas Mobile MarketWire

Excellon Announces New Assays From the High-Grade Pierna Manto and Provides an Exploration Update
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) is pleased to announce assays for six holes from the initial 2011 drilling program at the Platosa Property. Five are from the Pierna Manto discovered in October 2010 and the sixth from the 6A/6B Manto, which was considerably expanded to the northwest during 2010 drilling. The best hole in Pierna was LP904, which intersected 2 MarketWire

Novo Nordisk A/S - Reduction of the share capital
Company Announcement no 26 2011: Articles of Association: This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf ofThomson Reuters clients MarketWire

Helios VIP Reception Honors Apollo Awards Finalists, Provides New Book Sneak Peek
Helios, a provider of human capital management solutions that optimize workforce and business operations, will honor the 2011 Helios Apollo Awards finalists at a VIP reception on May 12, and will provide a sneak peek of Helios' new book. MarketWire

Cinsay, Inc. to Drive Online Open Edition Sales for Pacific Metro, LLC, the Official Publisher of Thomas Kinkade Imagery, With Unprecedented Content-to-Commerce Video Technology
Pacific Metro, LLC, the official publisher of world renowned "Painter of Light" Thomas Kinkade's images, today signed an agreement with Cinsay, Inc., whereby Cinsay's innovative eCommerce technology will deliver select video content of open edition products to Pacific Metro's website at MarketWire

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Explains Transactions With Dominican Government
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ). On Tuesday, after some delays CGAQ expects the first letter of approval from the government of the Dominican Republic regarding the 4th acquisition MarketWire

Grid Petroleum Corp. -- Rimini Investments Initiates Coverage on Grid Petroleum Corp. Resulting in a Buy Recommendation With a $1.77 Price per Share Estimate
Grid Petroleum Corp. (OTCBB: GRPR) announces as of April 14, 2011 Rimini Investments has initiated coverage of Grid Petroleum Corp. resulting in a buy recommendation and a price per share estimate of $1.77. MarketWire

ASM International N.V. Announces Availability of Upcoming Investor Presentation Webcast
ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMI)(Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today announced that it will provide a webcastofits presentation at the Jefferies Global Technology, Internet, Media andTelecomConference to be held in New York City on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 10:40a.m.(ET). The webcast will be available on ASMI's website at,on theInvestor Relations page. MarketWire

MindTree Integrates Its Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing and Analytics Practices Into All-Encompassing Data & Analytic Solutions Practice
GARTNER Business Intelligence Summit - MindTree Limited, a global IT and Product Engineering Services Company, today announced the integration of its Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Knowledge Services practices, forming a new Data & Analytic Solutions (DAS) practice MarketWire

Vantage Data Centers Selected as a FiRe 2011 FiReStarter Company
Strategic News Service is proud to announce that Vantage Data Centers has been selected as a 2011 FiReStarter company, to be featured at its annual Future in Review (FiRe) technology conference MarketWire

Dialogic to Present at Jefferies Global Technology Internet, Media & Telecom Conference
Dialogic Inc. (NASDAQ: DLGC), a leading provider of communications technologies that power advanced networks, today announced that Nick Jensen, Chairman and CEO, is scheduled to present at the Jefferies Global Technology Internet, Media & Telecom Conference on May 11, 2011 in New York, NY. MarketWire

Witness Collaboration in Action and Be a Part of the Pharmacy Industry Transformation at NCPDP's 2011 Annual Conference
As the healthcare industry moves toward its goals of improving the quality of care and reducing costs, NCPDP invites industry stakeholders to celebrate the successes of pharmacy industry collaboration at its 2011 Annual Technology & Business Conference, May 15-19, 2011 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix, Arizona MarketWire

Zynex Schedules First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast
Zynex, Inc. (OTCBB: ZYXI), a provider of pain management systems and electrotherapy products for medical patients with functional disability, announced today that it will host an investor webcast, Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time - 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Company's first quarter 2011 results. MarketWire

Neurokine Pharmaceuticals Inc., Company Update
Neurokine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: NEUKF) is pleased to provide a corporate update to current and prospective shareholders. MarketWire

M. D. Anderson Researchers Demonstrate Power of miRview(TM) mets to Identify Tissue of Origin in Carcinoma of Unknown Primary
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostics, announces that results of a joint study with researchers at the University of Texas, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center show that Rosetta Genomics' miRview™ mets is a powerful tool to identify Tissue of Origin in Carcinoma of Unknown Primary (CUP) patients MarketWire

MMRGlobal and Alcatel-Lucent Enable Patients to Upload Monitored Vital Signs Directly Into MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that it is working with Alcatel-Lucent to integrate the MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record with Alcatel-Lucent's TeleHealth Manager solution to simplify the collection and notification of vital health records. MarketWire

Intersil Introduces Industry's Highest Efficiency Small Footprint 6A Switching Regulator
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), today introduced the industry's most compact and efficient 6A synchronous buck (step-down) regulator. The new regulator features efficiency up to 97% and switching frequency up to 4MHz MarketWire

INC Research Named Top 10 CRO in CenterWatch Global Survey
INC Research, LLC, a therapeutically focused contract research organization (CRO) with a trusted process for delivering reliable results, today announced it has been rated one of the world's top CROs in the 2011 CenterWatch Global Investigative Site Survey MarketWire

Coinstar and SUPERVALU Sign Agreement to Expand No Fee Coin Counting
Coinstar, Inc.(NASDAQ: CSTR) and SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE: SVU) today announced an agreement that will allow SUPERVALU customers to cash in their coins for free when they choose the SUPERVALU gift card option at the Coinstar® kiosk MarketWire

Geminare Revolutionizes Cloud DR Market by Integrating Rapid Recovery and Business Continuity With Iron Mountain's LiveVault(R)

James P. Boyd, D.D.S. to Unveil New Product Line at Large Dental Conference
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. (OTCQB: TSOI) (PINKSHEETS: TSOI), the only manufacturer of the chairside NTI Tension Suppression System that has helped countless patients prevent debilitating migraine and tension headache pain, announced today that James P. Boyd, D.D.S MarketWire

Mansfield Sales Partners Acquires Cost Effective IT Solutions
Mansfield Sales Partners, the leading provider of Sales Force Outsourcing in North America, has acquired Cost Effective IT Solutions (CEIT) of Aliso Viejo, California. Mansfield provides comprehensive sales force outsourcing solutions for companies seeking rapid revenue growth, entering new markets or building a sales presence in North America MarketWire

For The Earth Corporation and What Odor?(R) Multi-Purpose Odor-Eliminating Spray: Keeping People and Pets Together
For The Earth Corporation's (PINKSHEETS: FTEC) What Odor?® multi-purpose odor-eliminating spray can be the key to keeping pets and people living happy lives together. While other products fall short and fail to eliminate odor, untold numbers of pets find an end to their days by being shuttled off to the pound. What Odor?® completely eliminates the odor and leaves nothing behind.. MarketWire

United Fund Advisors and Citi Community Capital Close New Markets Tax Credit Financing on Mattapan Community Health Center
Mattapan Community Health Center (MCHC) announced the closing of financing for the construction of its new four-story, 58,781 square foot community medical facility. The long-awaited health center will replace MCHC's aging facility, more than doubling the space of the center by adding new exam rooms, dental stations, and space for mammography and behavioral health services MarketWire

WPC Services Expands Management Team With Key Executive Hires
WPC Services, a full-service healthcare technology and business process consulting organization, announced today that it has appointed Rebecca Jones as vice president of sales, Patrick McGrath as director of technology services, and Larry Watkins as director of business services MarketWire

ROI for Web Content Management -- Assessing the Business Impact of WCM Investments
WCM and CMS are two of the hottest buzzwords in business today. A quick Google search for the keywords WCM or CMS will generate millions of Google search results and nearly as many vendor and service options. MarketWire

FiftyOne Partners With DHL to Deliver Superior Global Consumer Experience
FiftyOne, the market leader in global ecommerce, today announced that it has completed integration of DHL as a global logistics partner, and that more than half of its merchant partners, including Sears, Crate and Barrel, Tilly's, PacSun,, and are now launched globally on the DHL platform. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Names Tony Paul Group Managing Director for Mail & Logistics Operations
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) today announced that it has named Tony Paul as its new group managing director for mail and logistics in its Direct Marketing business. In this role, Paul leads nationwide operations for targeted mail, personalized mail and logistics, incorporating seven facilities and overseeing relationships with many key business partners. MarketWire

SMTP, Inc. Announces FINRA Approval to Begin Trading
SMTP, Inc. (OTCBB: SMTP), a provider of internet-based email delivery services for permission-based marketing and transactional email, today announced that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. has approved the company for trading under the stock symbol "SMTP". The company will begin trading on May 2, 2011. MarketWire

iProduction Completes Integration of Insurance Broadcasting Publications Into SourceMedia Online Portfolio
iProduction, the leading Internet publishing platform for multi-title online publishers, has completed integration of the newly acquired Insurance Broadcasting publications into the SourceMedia online portfolio. SourceMedia acquired the leading employee benefits professional news service, whose titles include and www.WorkplaceBenefits MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Completes Acquisition of First Horizon Insurance Group, Inc.
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO), today announced the completion of the previously-announced stock acquisition by Brown & Brown, Inc. from First Tennessee Bank of all of the outstanding stock of the parent company of First Horizon Insurance Group, Inc., effective April 30, 2011. MarketWire

Fox Sports Commentator and Pit Crew Chief Jeffrey Hammond to Keynote SMRP's 19th Annual Education Conference
The Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) is proud to announce Jeff Hammond as the Keynote Speaker beginning the 19th Annual Education Conference of the Society held in Greensboro, North Carolina, October 17-20, 2011. MarketWire

Woodward Announces Executive Officer Changes
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) today announced that Dennis Benning, Officer of the Company and Airframe Systems President, informed the Company of his intention to retire on June 1, 2011. Mr. Benning, who has been with Woodward 27 years, served in numerous leadership roles for both the aircraft and industrial sides of the business. MarketWire

Feldco Windows, Siding & Doors Now Serving Green Bay/Appleton
Feldco Factory Direct opened its newest office and showroom location in Menasha, Wisconsin today, offering homeowners in northern Wisconsin exceptional value in replacement windows, siding and doors. MarketWire

Guess? Takes the Guesswork out of Network Security With Fortinet
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today announced that Guess?, Inc MarketWire

Quaterra Announces Conference Call to Discuss Singatse Peak Services' Acquisition of Arimetco's Yerington Assets
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) will host a conference call on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at 10:30 am Pacific Time (1:30 pm Eastern Time) to discuss the April 27, 2011, announcement of the purchase by Singatse Peak Services, and indirect subsidiary of Quaterra, of all the assets of Arimetco, Inc., a Nevada corporation, in the Yerington Mining District, Lyon County, Nevada. MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Announces Operations Update
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(PINK SHEETS: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") - The Company is pleased to announce the following update on its operations in the Peace River Arch area of Alberta. MarketWire

Northland Finalizes the Sale of its Non-Ferrous Assets in Sweden
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(OSLO: NAUR)(FRANKFURT: NPK) - ("Northland" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that the divestment of the Company's non-ferrous projects in Sweden has been approved by the TSX Venture Exchange. As previously announced, the buyer of the projects, including the Barsele Gold Project, is Orex Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: REX) - ("Orex"). MarketWire

CAFTA Hearing on Jurisdiction Objection Underway
Pacific Rim Mining Corp. (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) - MarketWire

Cleartronic Announces Changes in Its Business Plan
Cleartronic, Inc., (OTCBB: CLRI) announced that the company has revised its business plan and will be announcing major corporate changes over the next several months. MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems Closes Acquisition of Two Skilled Nursing Centers in Georgia
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading skilled nursing and assisted living provider, has closed the previously announced acquisition of two skilled nursing facilities in Dublin and Marietta, Georgia, with the remaining third facility of this group located near Atlanta expected to close by end of May. The aggregate purchase price of the three facilities is $18 million. MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Website Offers Free Educational Resources
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, has recently expanded the content on its Media Hub. An online information portal, the Media Hub contains videos, pictures, and panel session presentations from previous conferences. Additional resources on www.ticketsummit MarketWire

BinkySpritz, a New Kid-Safe Cleaning Spray, Uses All-Natural Ingredients to Clean Items Children Frequently Drop and Put Back Into Their Mouths
A Utah mom has the answer to an age-old question that many a parent has considered: What do you do when you're out and about and your child drops their binky, or pacifier? Instead of throwing it away, desperately trying to wipe off the germs, or tucking it away to clean later, why not BinkySpritz it? MarketWire

Updated Preliminary Feasibility Study Completed for Seabridge Gold's KSM Project
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX: SEA)(NYSE Amex: SA) announced today the results of an updated National Instrument 43-101 compliant Preliminary Feasibility Study ("PFS") for its 100% owned KSM project located in northern British Columbia, Canada. The updated PFS was prepared by Wardrop, A Tetra Tech Company (Wardrop). The PFS Executive Summary can be found at MarketWire

Juniper Networks Introduces Its Universal WAN Solution to Drive the Agility, Performance and Cloud-Connected Requirements of the New Enterprise Network
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today introduced its Universal WAN solution, enabling new levels of business agility with a flexible and scalable enterprise and branch routing portfolio optimized to support rapidly growing mobile, video and cloud computing applications MarketWire

Searchlight Solutions Announces Final Closing on Linux Labs Acquisition
Searchlight Solutions ("Searchlight" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: SLLN) today announces it has completed the closing of the definitive agreement for the acquisition of the majority control of the common stock of Linux Labs International Inc. ("Linux"). MarketWire

Outsourcing Institute Expands Management Team With Contact Center Expertise
The Outsourcing Institute today announced it has expanded its management team with the hire of Jeff Russell as Managing Director of its Contact Center Marketplace. Russell will oversee The Outsourcing Institute's newly formed solutions designed specifically for the contact center industry. MarketWire

Imperial Resources, Inc. Operational Update
Imperial Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: IPRC) today is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Imperial Oil & Gas, Inc. (together the "Company", "Imperial"), today provides an update summarizing and expanding upon recent developments. MarketWire

Sauer Energy Test Results Solidify Production Plans
Sauer Energy, Inc. ("SEI") (OTCBB: SENY), a developer of home and enterprise scale vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) systems, announces the successful wind tunnel test results from the University of Washington Aeronautical Laboratory (UWAL), Seattle, Washington. Various models and configurations were included and evaluated MarketWire

Vinum Capital Management, LLC Announces Buena Vista Carneros Winery Acquisition
Vinum Capital Management, LLC, a private equity management company focused on the wine industry, announced today that Vinum successfully collaborated with Boisset Family Estates to acquire the Buena Vista Carneros winery from Ascentia Wine Estates and Entertainment Properties Trust. MarketWire

TomoHD(TM) Radiation Therapy System Selected by UCSF Medical Center
TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer and other diseases, today announced that University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center has purchased a TomoTherapy® TomoHD™ treatment system MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Expands SPHiNX Support for Latest IBM, AIX and Red Hat Linux Environments
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) today announces significant new support for SPHiNX, the industry's most cost-effective virtual tape appliance that serves as a disaster recovery solution for mid-range servers. MarketWire

Juniper Networks Publishes "Day One" How-To Library to Help Simplify Network Configuration and Operation
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) announced today that it is offering a library of Day One how-to books that provide easy to understand explanations with step-by-step instructions for the configuration and management of a range of Juniper Networks products MarketWire

NuPathe Announces Allowance of U.S. Patent Application for Its Migraine Patch
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, including neurological and psychiatric disorders, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a notice of allowance for U.S MarketWire

Cloud9 IDE Named Cool Vendor 2011 in Open Source Software
Cloud9 IDE, Inc., the first cloud-based Integrated Development Environment for JavaScript incorporating HTML5, and supporting Python, Ruby and PHP, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in Open Source Software, 2011 report by Brian Prentice and Thomas Murphy of Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

Gartner Recognizes ValidEdge as a "Cool Vendor" for Infrastructure Protection
ValidEdge has been included in the 2011 Gartner, Inc. list as a "cool vendor" for Infrastructure Protection. ValidEdge was one of five vendors globally identified in the highly prestigious Gartner report prepared by analysts Ray Wagner, Joseph Feiman, Lawrence Orans, John Pescatore, Neil MacDonald, Peter Firstbrook and Greg Young. MarketWire

GoIP Announces Public Beta of GoBox
GoIP Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GOIG) announced today public betas of GoBox (Add-On Exchange, Inc.) applications are now available for download at Users can now access their free 20GB cloud through multiple ways. Available for download is a unique desktop application for Microsoft's Windows and Internet Explorer MarketWire

Got Friends? QualityStocks Gains Over 10,000 Facebook Friends and Over 60,000 Twitter Followers
QualityStocks is very pleased to announce today that its Facebook account has surpassed the 10,000 mark. Keeping investors up to date on everything related to the micro-cap and small-cap markets, QualityStocks' Facebook account has quickly become a leading source of market information among traders and investors alike. MarketWire

Wildfire Named One of the Top 10 "Best Places to Work"
Wildfire (, the social media marketing and interactive promotions company, was selected as one of the San Francisco Business Times' "Best Places to Work." This prestigious award recognizes companies in the Bay Area for outstanding employee satisfaction. The finalists were selected based on an independently conducted survey. MarketWire

Moog Reports 22% Increase in Net Earnings
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) todayannounced second quarter earnings of $31 million, a 22% increase over lastyear's second quarter. Earnings per share of $.66 were 20% higher. Totalsales of $574 million were up $64 million, or 12%, from a year ago. MarketWire

Singing Superstar Jewel to Host New Season of Veria TV's Series 'The Incurables'
Singer-songwriter Jewel will host the third season of "The Incurables," Veria TV's popular television series which explores real people on life-changing journeys. The episodes follow the triumphant, heart-warming stories of patients who have become passionate advocates of natural, healthy lifestyles after overcoming crippling illnesses and life-threatening diseases MarketWire

Bosch Deploys Cadence Unified Custom/Analog Flow to Gain Overall Design Productivity
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that Robert Bosch GmbH (Bosch) has standardized on an enhanced custom/analog flow based on Cadence® Virtuoso® v6.1 technology, gaining approximately a 25 percent advantage in productivity for advanced custom/analog silicon design MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics AG200-15 Contraceptive Patch Shows Hormonal Exposure Similar to Low-Dose Oral Contraceptives in Phase II Data
Agile Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing more convenient women's contraceptive products, today announced the presentation and publication of three studies highlighting Phase II data with AG200-15, the company's combination hormonal contraceptive patch MarketWire

Bunchball Sees Huge Growth in Gamification and Doubles Customer Base in a Year
CORE NEWS FACTS Bunchball, the pioneer and market leader in online gamification solutions, today announced that the company has hit a number of key milestones. The company doubled its customer base over the last year, and customers now include:The big three television networks -- ABC, CBS and NBC -- as well as other networks such as Bravo, USA Network, Syfy and Telemundo MarketWire

Coveo Honored as a Technology Services Recognized Innovator
Coveo, a provider of Enterprise Search 2.0 and Customer Service Solutions, today announced it has been named a Recognized Innovator finalist by the Technology Services Industry Association (TSIA), the leading association dedicated to advancing the business of technology services. The announcement was made at the Technology Services World conference being held today in Santa Clara, California MarketWire

Ingate Systems Now Compliant With Avaya Solutions
Ingate® Systems, a leading provider of Enterprise Session Border Controllers (E-SBCs) that enable SIP communications such as SIP trunking and Unified Communications beyond the protected enterprise network, today announced that its Ingate SIParator® and SIP Trunking software module are compliant with Avaya AURA™ Session Manager 6.1 and Avaya Communication Manager 6.0.1. MarketWire

NaviSite Executives to Present at Interop Las Vegas 2011
NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that two of its executives will present at Interop Las Vegas, which will be held May 8th - 12th, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. MarketWire

Put Them All Together, They Spell M-O-T-H-E-R, a division of Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced the results of its tenth annual Mom Salary Survey. The much anticipated survey determines how the jobs performed by mothers would equate to an annual salary. MarketWire

Four Winds Hartford to Hold Public Job Fair on Saturday, May 7
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, owners of the Four Winds Casino Resort in New Buffalo, Mich., is pleased to announce that it will host a public job fair for its new Four Winds Hartford casino on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern at Hartford High School, 115 School Street in Hartford, Mich. Approximately 300 full and part-time jobs will be created at Four Winds Hartford MarketWire and FOX 8 Partner to Form Local Recruitment Powerhouse
Cleveland based job board,, today announced the details of their exclusive partnership agreement with Northeast Ohio's news leader, FOX 8. MarketWire

Blue Coat Positioned as Top Player in Corporate Web Security Market by Radicati
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced that it has been positioned as a Top Player in the Corporate Web Security Market Quadrant by analyst research firm Radicati MarketWire

Gabriel Resources Ld - Release date for Q1 results
GABRIEL RESOURCES LTD. 1501 - 110 Yonge Street Toronto ~ Ontario ~ M5C 1T4 ~ Canada T: 416-955-9200 F: 416-955-4661 E: info@gabrielresources MarketWire

WENR Corporation Announces Stock Buy-Back Plan
WENR Corporation (PINKSHEETS: WNRC) announced today its Board of Directors, in a meeting on April 22, 2011, have agreed to receive shares from major shareholders and certain directors in an effort to reduce the number of shares outstanding. The Company hopes to reduce its outstanding shares significantly by at least twenty percent MarketWire

Daulton Capital Corp. Purchases 750,000 Hectares of Gold Exploration Property in Established Area of Papau New Guinea
Daulton Capital Corp. (OTCBB: DUCP), a gold and precious metals exploration company, is pleased to announce that is has acquired 750,000 hectares (1,853,250 acres) in gold rich Papau New Guinea. MarketWire

SGD Holdings Friday Posted Year End December 31, 2010 Financials
SGD Holdings, Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: SGDH), parent company of premier environmentally friendly paper products manufacturer EcoPaper, Inc. (, today posted year end December 31, 2010 financials. EcoPaper reported record revenues exceeding $3.4 million compared to sales of $84,697 for the same period a year earlier MarketWire

UnionTown Energy (UTOG) Announces Deployment of Drill Rig and Equipment to New Miami Property
UnionTown Energy Inc. (OTCBB: UTOG) is pleased to announce that the operator of the New Miami Property, Sands Oil Company, has concluded negotiations with FX Drilling Company Inc., a 100% owned subsidiary of FX Energy Inc. MarketWire

Your Trading Room Appoints Former President & Chief Growth Officer of TradeStation Group to Serve as President and Chief Operating Officer
Your Trading Room (YTR), a Global leader in providing online foreign exchange (Forex) education and proprietary trading strategies, today announced that its shareholders and Board have named Joseph Nikolson to serve as the company's President and Chief Operating Officer and member of the Board. MarketWire

Xsigo Names Mark Leslie as Chairman of the Board
Xsigo Systems, Inc., the leader in data center I/O virtualization, today announced that Mark Leslie has been appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors. MarketWire

TiVo to Hold Conference Call to Discuss $500 Million Patent Litigation Settlement With DISH Network and EchoStar
TiVo Inc MarketWire

TiVo, DISH Network and EchoStar Announce Half-Billion Dollar Settlement of Patent Litigation
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), and EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) announced today that they have settled all of their ongoing patent litigation. MarketWire

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Comments on CMS Proposed Reimbursement for Fiscal Year 2012
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) today issued the following comments in response to the proposed rule released last week by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding fiscal 2012 reimbursement for skilled nursing facilities MarketWire

IronKey Chairman Dave Jevans at 2011 FS-ISAC/BITS Summit: Update on ZeuS, SpyEye, and Today's Most Serious Threat to Online Banking
Online banking is facing an unprecedented crime wave and the battle is being lost not inside the banks' own systems but at online banking's most vulnerable point -- the banking customer's PC. According to research firm Gartner Inc., crimeware designed to takeover online banking accounts and steal money is now the most significant threat concerning U.S. banks MarketWire

Genesis Biopharma Concludes Successful Presentation at Aegis Capital Emerging Growth Conference in Las Vegas
Genesis Biopharma, Inc. (OTCBB: GNBP), a biotechnology company developing targeted cancer therapies, today announced its Chairman and CEO, Anthony J. Cataldo, presented an overview of the Company's therapeutic development programs at the Aegis Capital Emerging Growth Conference in Las Vegas. MarketWire

MELA Sciences Kicks off Melanoma Monday(R) and Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month(R) by Launching "Project Melanoma" Website Giving Voice to Melanoma Patients and Their Families
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), in recognition of Melanoma Monday® and Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month®, May 2011, today went live with Project Melanoma (http://www.projectmelanoma MarketWire

American Petro-Hunter Announces New Oil Well NOS122 to Go Into Immediate Commercial Production
American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH) ("American Petro-Hunter" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce the latest producing oil well in an ongoing series of wells at the North Oklahoma Yale Prospect. The well has been designated as NOS122 and has been swab tested and deemed ready for immediate commercial production. MarketWire

Mitchell RepairCenter(TM) Adds Diagnostic Trouble Codes to Complement TechAdvisor Repair Procedure Data
Mitchell International, Inc MarketWire

St. Joseph Health System Expands Telehealth Initiative With Emerge.MD Partnership
St. Joseph Health System (SJHS), a $4.6 billion Catholic healthcare organization, has partnered with Emerge.MD to deliver one of the industries' first workflow aware telehealth solutions enabling providers to deliver remote care from any internet enabled device. St. Joseph Health System plans to utilize Emerge MarketWire

Franciscan Health System Launches Telemedicine Care Initiative in Partnership With Emerge.MD
In March 2011, Franciscan Health System launched its Telemedicine Care consult program to improve the efficiency and quality of care delivery to critical care patients in its emergency departments and intensive care units MarketWire

IHOP Spices Up Its Menu in Celebration of Cinco de Mayo
With ethnic-inspired entrees predicted to be the top breakfast food trend of the year(1), IHOP, one of America's favorite restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner, is turning up the heat with Hispanic-flavored dishes headlining its new Double Cheese Scrambles limited time offer MarketWire

EchoStar Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) today reported total revenue of $480 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, a 23.5 percent decrease compared with $627 million for the corresponding period in 2010. MarketWire

Hydropower Could Become More Prevalent in Japan Following Nuclear Crisis, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources East Asia (Kofu-shi, Japan) -- Hydropower development in Japan is diverse; from small, kilowatt waterwheels in Yamanashi prefecture to major, gigawatt projects in Kanagawa prefecture. However Japan's geography is optimal for the employment of small to medium-scale hydropower plants and currently produces an average of 22 GW at approximately 1,800 sites MarketWire

Chevron Boasts Big Profits in First-Quarter 2011 as Prices Increase
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Higher prices for crude oil and refined products boosted Chevron Corporation's (NYSE:CVX) (San Ramon, California) first-quarter 2011 results, although most production saw slight declines. Net income for the quarter was reported to be $6.21 billion, a 36.45% increase from first-quarter 2010. MarketWire

Caterpillar Continues Trend of Increased Profits, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Caterpillar Incorporated (NYSE:CAT) (Peoria, Illinois) reported first-quarter 2011 profit of $1.23 billion, an increase of 426% from the first quarter of 2010. The company's sales and revenues of $12.95 billion were up 57% from the same quarter last year. MarketWire

Rydex Sees Exchange Traded Product Assets Jump by a Third in Four Months
Rydex|SGI, a leading provider of innovative ETF and Alternative Investments solutions, today announced that assets across the firm's exchange traded product platform have reached the $8.5 billion mark. MarketWire

Locus Technologies Cloud Software to Manage Energenic's Environmental Compliance and Stewardship
Locus Technologies (Locus), the industry leader in Web-based environmental and energy software, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Energenic, LLC to manage its environmental, compliance, and sustainability information in Locus' Cloud. MarketWire

Get Your House Ready for Summer
(Family Features) The dog days of summer can really put the heat on electricity bills and put even the best air conditioning systems to the test. "The Department of Energy says that almost 45 percent of a homeowner's utility costs come from heating and cooling the house MarketWire

Feeling Better, Naturally
(Family Features) Over the last 10 years, a growing number of people have been turning to what are known as complementary and alternative medicines (CAM). The most recent data available from the National Health Interview Survey shows that in 2007, nearly 40 percent of survey respondents reported using CAM. $33 MarketWire

Add the Great Outdoors and Glad Into Your Spring Cleaning Routine
(Family Features) Spring is not just the season to clean out closets and cupboards, but it can also be a great time to spruce up your community -- from the neighborhood block to the public beach -- and to make sure outdoor spaces are ready for everyone to enjoy as the weather warms up. MarketWire

Kick Kabobs Up a Notch
(Family Features) Break out the charcoal chimney and brush off the tongs -- it's time to fire up the grill and start cooking in the great outdoors. And one of the simplest ways to bring on the flavor is to skewer up some kickin' kabobs. MarketWire

Flavor Up With Down Home Cookin'
(Family Features) What do you get when the tastes of Africa, France, Spain and the Caribbean meet up with Southern hospitality? You get the big flavors of Lowcountry cooking -- and they are something to be savored. MarketWire

Feed the Need
(Family Features) It's one thing to be hungry right now and wonder where to get a quick bite to eat. But it's quite another to face hunger every day and not know when -- or if -- food will be available for the next meal. MarketWire

Winvale Teams Up with Webtech Wireless to Win Five-Year GSA Fleet Blanket Purchase Agreement
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Seadrill - Buyback of shares
Seadrill has through market purchasesexecutedApril 29, repurchased 155,000 of the Company's own common stocks at anaverageprice of NOK185.94 per share. MarketWire

North America, Asia/Pacific, and Western Europe to Account for 91% of Tablet Unit Shipments in 2015, Says In-Stat
The popularity and anticipated growth in the tablet market has set the portable consumer device world in a global tizzy, or so it would seem. New In-Stat ( research indicates that this tablet frenzy isn't quite as global as one would think, as only three regions, North America, Asia/Pacific, and Western Europe will be responsible for 91% of all tablet unit shipments in 2015. MarketWire

AMD Delivers First Embedded GPU Offering Support for OpenCL(TM) and Six Independent Displays
Today at Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) introduced the AMD Radeon™ E6760 embedded discrete graphics processor. Available now, the AMD Radeon E6760 GPU is the first of its kind to offer embedded system designers the combination of OpenCL™ support(1) along with support for six independent displays. MarketWire

Bethesda Hospital's Christiansen Named Woman to Watch
Lia Christiansen, Operations Executive for Bethesda Hospital (member of HealthEast Care System), has been named one of 25 Women to Watch by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. She, along with the other winners, will be honored at a luncheon on May 12. MarketWire

Lattice Announces 4 x 3.125Gbps SRIO Capability on the Mid-Range LatticeECP3 FPGA Family
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced the availability of a 4 x 3.125Gbps version of the Serial RapidIO 2.1, Level 1 endpoint core utilizing the award winning LatticeECP3™ FPGA family. This is an extension of the previously announced SRIO v2.1 core that originally supported 1x and 2x up to 3.125Gbps and 4x up to 2.5Gbps MarketWire

Cadence President and Chief Executive Officer Lip-Bu Tan and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Geoff Ribar to Present at the JPMorgan Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) MarketWire

Nordic American Tanker Shipping Ltd. (NYSE: NAT) Increased Trading Fleet
Adjusted version. Press Release (PDF): Nordic American Tanker Shipping Limited ("the Company") today announcedthat asof May 1, 2011 the Company has 17 trading vessels following the delivery ofNordic Harrier from a repair yard MarketWire

Rogue Wave Software Announces Availability of TotalView Software Within SGI Development Suite
Rogue Wave Software, the largest independent provider of cross-platform software development tools and embedded components that enable high-performance computing environments, announced today that its TotalView Team application verification, optimization and debugging software is now available as part of the SGI® Development Suite software development environment. MarketWire

Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLCI), a leading operator of private preschools, elementary schools, and middle schools, today announced that its results for the third quarter 2011 will be released on Thursday, May 12, 2011 after the market closes. A copy of the earnings release will be available on the Investor Relations portion of the Company's website at: http://www.nobellearning MarketWire

Cannonball Run Rat Race
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