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Hitachi and SFO Technologies Agree to Form Indian Joint Venture Company for Control Systems of Thermal Power Business
Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501, "Hitachi") and SFO Technologies Pvt. Ltd., a NeST Group Company ("SFO Technologies"), today announced that they have agreed to establish a joint venture in the field of advanced control systems for thermal power plants. The joint venture company, Hitachi NeST Control Systems Pvt. Ltd ACN Newswire

Toshiba Corporation Selects Applied Materials' Predictive Scheduling Solution to Boost Lithography Efficiency
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that semiconductor and storage products company Toshiba Corporation has purchased Applied's SmartSched(R) predictive scheduling software to improve the capacity and efficiency of its photolithography operations ACN Newswire Intel Will Integrate Meego with Limo System
According to the recent report of, Intel plans to integrate Meego system with Limo system. Limo system is support by the Japan's NEC, Matsushita and South Korea's Samsung Electronics. Meego can not keep up with the pace of development of Android and iOS. It may benefit from finding (http://www.chinahomeappliances ACN Newswire

NAVITIME JAPAN Launches JOURNEY PRO CONNECT: A Smartphone Multimodal Navigation Application Localized for the UK Market
A large city in the UK - such as London - with complex public transportation networks and intricate streets can be difficult to travel around. Planning the trip can also be frustrating and time-consuming, as there are so many possible combination of transportation methods and streets to choose from ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Develops Prototype of World's First Server that Simultaneously Delivers High Performance and Flexibility
Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the construction of a next-generation server that, using resource pool architecture, is the world's first to succeed in the simultaneous delivery of high performance and flexibility. In datacenters used to provide cloud services, ICT systems are configured to enable the efficient delivery of web services and other tasks ACN Newswire

India Generics Companies Lead Pharmaceutical Innovation in Asia Pacific, According to Thomson Reuters
Multi-national pharmaceutical companies are likely to face increased competition for new molecular entities from India-based generics companies, according to the 2011 CMR International Asia Pacific R&D Pharmaceutical Factbook, released today by CMR International, a Thomson Reuters business ACN Newswire

Powerful New ST-Ericsson Platform makes Debut in HTC Sensation Z710t
China Mobile and HTC have launched the first smartphone to be based on ST-Ericsson's powerful new NovaThor platform. The Sensation Z710t offers consumers immersive 3D graphics, fast web browsing, high-definition multimedia and the ability to run several advanced Android applications simultaneously with exceptional performance and battery life ACN Newswire

Hyphens Pharma Advances Discussion on Benefits of High Potency Live Bacteria
Hyphens Pharma, a specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on innovative gastroenterology products, is organizing two talks on October 8th, 2011 at the Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre. Gastroenterologist and Immunologist Professor Claudio De Simone will be sharing his research and expertise on gut health with medical professionals in Singapore. MarketWire Will Launch a $5,000 Singing and $5,000 Filmmaking Competition on Oct. 1
JustSync™ Social Network will launch their "Who Said You Can Sing" vocal competition and the "Short Film Festival" on October 1. The winner of each competition will receive $5,000 and all the videos submitted will run on JustSync's OMV TV channel. MarketWire

Media Alert: Covario CEO Russ Mann to Address Top Tech and Digital Media Players at Siemer Silicon Beach Summit
Who:Russ Mann, chief executive officer of Covario, Inc., the nation's largest independent search marketing agency and software solutions provider, will be a featured speaker at the 2011 Siemer Silicon Beach Summit in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 28. Mann was named a San Diego Entrepreneur of the Year in 2010 in the annual Ernst & Young competition MarketWire

Long Awaited Summary Update From SkinzWraps
SkinzWraps, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SKZW), vanguard of the vehicle wrap industry, today announces a summary of the many events, news and projects that have transpired over the first three quarters of 2011. These highlights are meritorious in good economic times and in the opinion of the company, extremely positive in the context of today's troubling economic environment MarketWire

Katalyst Wins OMMA Award for Retail Campaign
Katalyst, a new breed of creative studio developing content for television, film and the social web, has been named a winner at the 2011 OMMA awards in New York City. The award was given in the Integrated Online Advertising Category for the Levi's Curve ID campaign. The awards celebrate the best in online media, marketing and advertising. MarketWire

Stifel Financial Responds to SEC Settlement With Royal Bank of Canada
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) released the following statement today in response to the SEC's settlement with Royal Bank of Canada (RY) in the Wisconsin school districts case: MarketWire

Governor Signs ACWA-Sponsored Bill on Quagga Mussels
Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) Executive Director Timothy Quinn issued the following statement on the signing of ACWA-sponsored legislation to combat the spread of quagga mussels. SB 215 by Sen. Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) extends the sunset of the successful mussel inspection program led by the Department of Fish and Game and the Department of Food and Agriculture. MarketWire

EnviroXtract, Inc. Announces Execution of Exclusive Licensing Agreement With GolfGear International, Inc. for Gold and Silver Extraction and Refining Technology
EnviroXtract, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVXA) announces that it has executed a licensing agreement with GolfGear International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GEAR) on September 25th, 2011, under which GolfGear International has acquired an exclusive worldwide sub-license to utilize the Company's proprietary ore processing technology MarketWire

ARC's Chinese Joint Venture Acquires Shenzhen Firm
ARC (NYSE: ARC), one of the nation's leading document solutions companies, today announced that UNIS Document Solutions ("UDS"), its joint venture in China, has acquired a leading print-on-demand service provider in Shenzhen, China, through a newly-formed subsidiary which will operate under the brand name "UNIS Print General," or "UPG." MarketWire

Verecloud Appoints Jeff Hutcheon as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Verecloud, Inc. (OTCBB: VCLD), innovators in the emerging cloud computing services business, today announced that it has appointed sales and marketing veteran Jeff Hutcheon as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing to lead Verecloud to a new level of success. MarketWire

Revolutionary Social Hip-Hop Station Debuts Online and on FM Dial
The Oasis Radio Group is creating broadcast history by launching the first hip-hop website with its own FM dial position. launched both online and at 106.3 FM in Ft. Wayne as the first 24-7 interactive radio station. The company providing the technology to support this groundbreaking venture is Listener Driven Radio MarketWire

Local D.C. SEO Firm Helps Clients Battle Slow Economy (, a local D.C. firm, is in the business of helping its clients climb to the top of search results. For years, has helped numerous clients navigate their way through search engine optimization (SEO) MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance Supports Bi-Partisan Smart Medicare Common Access Card Act of 2011
To combat a reported $60 billion lost to waste, fraud and abuse within the Medicare system, a bi-partisan group of U.S. senators and representatives led by Senators Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Ron Widen (D-OR) have introduced legislation to use existing "smart card" technology to protect seniors. MarketWire

Advanced Bank Solutions Teams Up With IronKey to Help Banks Reduce Online Banking Risk and Achieve FFIEC Compliance
Advanced Bank Solutions, a solutions provider to the financial services industry, is teaming up with IronKey to provide their bank clients with IronKey Trusted Access Platform, the next generation of online banking security that delivers multiple layers of security integrated to effectively reduce the risk of online banking fraud MarketWire

LA Punk Originator Alice Bag Releases Violence Girl Memoir
Alice Bag was the lead singer of The Bags, the first female fronted punk band to play the Masque during the West Coast punk revolution of 1977. Violence Girl, From East LA Rage to Hollywood Stage is the story of her upbringing in East LA, her eventual migration to Hollywood and the euphoria and aftermath of the first punk wave MarketWire

SunGame Corporation (OTC.BB: SGMZ) Launches "ALPS" Feature on to Accelerate Advertising Revenue From Local North American Business Market
Social game developer SunGame Corporation (OTCBB: SGMZ) today launched an important new feature on its, its next-generation online video business directory. The service is particularly useful for local small businesses, a market which is highly sought after by Internet media companies like Google, Facebook, and Yahoo! MarketWire

AltruHelp and Cambridge Chamber of Commerce Announce Civic Engagement Collaboration
AltruHelp, a social media platform, toolbox and online community to support volunteering and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), announced a partnership today with the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce (CCC). The Cambridge Chamber will use the AltruHelp platform to measure enterprise involvement in the local community. MarketWire

IPRO Tech, Inc. and C2C Systems Announce Partnership
C2C, a leading provider of email, file and messaging management -- including in-place legal hold -- solutions, and IPRO Tech, a leader in the design of eDiscovery software, today announced a strategic partnership allowing IPRO's eDiscovery enterprise software access to C2C technology and data repository. The agreement results in a complete end-to-end electronic discovery workflow management. MarketWire

Quantum Names Tom Valiante as Vice President, North America Channel Sales
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced that Tom Valiante has joined the company as vice president, North America Channel Sales. Valiante has 20 years of experience in channel sales, most recently serving as senior director, Americas Channel Business Development, at NetApp MarketWire

QWiPS Launches Social Voice Platform and iPhone App
Social voice platform QWiPS, formerly known as blurts, announced today the re-launch of its website ( and the upcoming launch of its mobile iOS app, featuring the ability to voice caption photos, voice tag Tweets and Facebook posts, apply filters and effects, create and share threaded voice conversations, and more. MarketWire

ExcelDebt Relief Enables Consumers to Settle Their Debt and Save Big
As millions of Americans are suffering from massive debt due to the current economic downturn, a debt settlement company provides solutions. ExcelDebt Relief is a debt settlement company that negotiates individual consumer debt for a fraction of the cost MarketWire

UPDATE: Augme Technologies Provides Intellectual Property Litigation Update
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced that the Company has received two back-to-back favorable claim construction rulings in its patent litigations against AOL and Yahoo!. One decision was issued by the Hon MarketWire

Kodiak Sports to Build New State of the Art Baseball Training Center for Marian University
Kodiak Sports, a premier sports facility manufacturer and sports facility installation specialty company, has been selected to build the new Marian University Indoor Athletic Training Facility. The new facility features a 16,000 sq. ft. retractable turf field featuring Kodiak's spike proof 52oz nylon artificial turf with 5mm foam padding for soccer, baseball, softball and agility training. MarketWire

Unicomm Launches Independent Music & Film Expo(TM)
Unicomm, producer of the 3D Entertainment Summit®, 3D Gaming Summit® and LA Mobile Entertainment Summit®, today announced the launch of the Independent Music & Film Expo™ (IMFX) MarketWire

Stk'emlupsemc: Judge Cannot Hear Injunction Application
Upon the application of the Stk'emlupsemc te Secwepemc Nation, Judge Robert Sewell recused himself from hearing the SSN's injunction application on Monday, September 26, 2011. At the start of the hearing, Judge Sewell advised that he had in the past acted on behalf of Weyerhaeuser MarketWire

Augme Technologies Provides Intellectual Property Litigation Update
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced that the Company has received two back-to-back favorable claim construction rulings in its patent litigations against AOL and Yahoo!. One decision was issued by the Hon MarketWire

Mizuho Securities USA Announces Senior Convertible Securities Appointments
Mizuho Securities USA (NYSE: MFG) ("MSUSA"), the U.S. broker-dealer subsidiary of the global Mizuho Financial Group, today announced the additions of Thomas J. Fazio and John S. Thomas as Directors in the Convertible Securities Department. With over forty years of combined Convertible Securities experience, Messrs MarketWire

EKC Spices It Up With New Client: The Lime Truck
California is no exception to the food truck craze, but amongst the traffic, CEO Daniel Shemtob devised The Lime Truck (, a food truck fueled by love, respect for ingredients, and fresh tastes. Eileen Koch & Company has been retained by The Lime Truck to handle all of their public relations needs. MarketWire

Lee Snelgrove Joins Alliant Insurance Services to Lead Management and Professional Liability Practice in Houston
Alliant Insurance Services (, the nation's largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that Lee D. Snelgrove has joined the company as Senior Vice President and will lead the company's management and professional liability practice in Houston, TX. MarketWire

Hoover's Spotlight Reports(TM) Equip IT Sales Pros to Engage Elusive Tech Buyers
Hoover's, Inc., a D&B (NYSE: DNB) company, today launched Hoover's Spotlight Reports™ on IT, a collection of dossiers on Fortune 1000 companies designed to help sales professionals quickly identify qualified prospects, navigate complex IT organizations and deliver compelling value propositions. MarketWire

Aristocrat Expands Oasis 360(TM) System and Games Footprint at Royal River Casino in South Dakota
Aristocrat is a winner again, this time expanding its Oasis 360™ system and games footprint at the Royal River Casino in Flandreau, S.D. Royal River Casino has been an Oasis 360 customer since 1997, and now the casino has upgraded its system, adding exciting new modules. Additionally, the casino has added more than 40 new Aristocrat games. MarketWire

Linux Labs Launches Beta Program for IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) Cloud Computing Platform
Searchlight Solutions Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: SLLN) today announces its subsidiary, Linux Labs International, Inc., is launching a beta program for IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) style private and hybrid clouds based on their proprietary Indigo file system and Nimbus cloud operating system MarketWire

Yodil, Inc. Signs Agreement With Flood and Peterson
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data analytics, and management reporting to the insurance industry, has signed a working agreement with Flood and Peterson, an independent insurance agency, headquartered in Greeley, CO. Under the terms of the agreement, Yodil will implement its Agency BI Service, featuring all of the benefits of the Yodil Platform. MarketWire

Spectrum Athletic Clubs Launch Les Mills Workouts Sept. 27
The international fitness craze sparked by Olympian Les Mills has found a home at Spectrum Athletic Clubs, luxury fitness facilities with 12 locations throughout the greater Los Angeles and Santa Barbara areas. Taught by specially trained and certified fitness instructors, the premier health clubs will roll out two world-leading group exercise classes, Les Mills BODYPUMP® and CXWORX. MarketWire

Acura Pharmaceuticals Awarded Key U.S. Patent for Abuse Deterrent Drug Formulations
Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACUR), a specialty pharmaceutical company innovating abuse deterrent drugs, today announced that the company has been issued U.S. Patent No. 7,981,439 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. MarketWire

BRS Resources Announces Operational Update on Italian E&P Activities
BRS Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: BRS) ("BRS" or the "Company") announced today that AleAnna Resources LLC ("AleAnna"), an Italian oil & gas exploration company in which BRS owns a membership interest, has completed a 30,000 acre (136 sq km) 3-D seismic acquisition survey on the Ponte Del Diavolo exploration permit area in Italy MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Announces $20 Million Stock Repurchase Program
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE Amex: GORO) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $20 million stock repurchase program. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico. The Company has returned over $25 million to shareholders in monthly dividends since declaring commercial production July 1, 2010. MarketWire

Robotic Surgery Best, but Experience Still Matters
The increasing popularity of robotic surgery in treating prostate cancer brings heightened attention to the procedure itself. Medical studies continue to compare robotic surgery outcomes to laparoscopy and more traditional open surgery. Dr MarketWire

Five Easy Ways to Store the Harvest: No Root Cellar Required
It's an exciting time of year: The rewards of a summer garden, including onions, garlic, carrots, potatoes, winter squash and more, are coming fast and furious. New products and five easy ways to store the harvest from the experts at Gardener's Supply make creating the ideal environment for "keeper" crops easy and beautiful. MarketWire

World's Leading Social Media Company for Curly-, Kinky- and Wavy-Haired Women Relaunches as TextureMedia(TM), Inc.
Acknowledging its growing impact in hair care, the parent company of the textured-hair communities of™ and™ has adopted a new corporate name: TextureMedia™, Inc. (, formerly known as The NaturallyCurly Network. MarketWire

Nelly Furtado Teams Up With Free The Children to Invest in the Power of Girls
Editors Note: A photo for this release will be available via Marketwire on the picture wire of The Canadian Press. MarketWire

Pardo Capital Reports 37% YTD Return From Flagship XT99 Diversified Managed Futures Product
In a year when volatility and low returns have characterized global investment markets, Pardo Capital Limited (, a commodity trading advisor (CTA) providing managed futures products to qualified eligible persons (QEPs), reported returns of 37.16% from its XT99 Diversified managed futures product MarketWire

MSC Embedded Computer Technology Opens Sales Office in the USA
MSC Vertriebs GmbH has opened a sales office in Silicon Valley to expand its market presence. The main focus is on embedded computer technologies with emphasis on its innovative COM Express ™ and Qseven ® modules. MSC undertook this step in order to be closer to their customers and offer them the best possible support MarketWire

Planet Beach Relaxation Package Can Beat Stress of Seasonal Change
Skin and moods take a beating as the weather cools, summer fun fades and time demands seem to double. Planet Beach has a relaxation package to relieve stress and make the transition a rejuvenating one. MarketWire to Report Q3 Earnings After the Market Close on Thursday, September 29th, 2011, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SEEK) today announced it will report earnings and financial statements for the quarter and nine month period ended August 31, 2011 after the market closes on Thursday, September 29th, 2011. MarketWire

Pure Storage Demoing All-Flash Enterprise Storage Array at Oracle OpenWorld 2011
Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, today announced that it will provide comprehensive demos of its flagship product, the Pure Storage FlashArray, at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco, October 2 - 6, 2011 MarketWire

Summit Entertainment, Chop Shop and Atlantic Unveil Tracklisting for "THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN - PART 1 ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK"; Bruno Mars' "It Will Rain" Single Available With Soundtrack Pre-Order Exclusively on the iTunes Store Today; Latest Installment in Smash Hit Soundtrack
Summit Entertainment, Chop Shop Records and Atlantic Records have announced the complete tracklisting for "THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN - PART 1 ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK," the musical companion to the highly anticipated fourth installment in Summit's worldwide blockbuster film franchise MarketWire

The Lodge at Woodloch Partners With Stash Hotel Rewards
The Lodge at Woodloch, a destination spa, today announced its partnership with Stash Hotel Rewards®, an innovative hotel rewards program that enables travelers to quickly earn free nights at distinctive, independent hotels without blackouts or inflexible category restrictions MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare to Present at Craig-Hallum 2nd Annual Alpha Select Conference on October 6, 2011
Graymark Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), the nation's second largest provider of diagnostic sleep services and an innovator in comprehensive care for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), has been invited to present at Craig-Hallum's 2nd Annual Alpha Select Conference. The conference will be held at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City on October 6, 2011. MarketWire

Prudential Fox & Roach, REALTORS Launches New Website
Prudential Fox & Roach, REALTORS has announced the launch of a new version of its website, Designed to greatly enhance the user experience of searching for a home online, the redesigned site includes a host of new features and optimizations, including a lifestyle search function, up-to-date local market trends and information, and expanded video capabilities MarketWire

NAPWA Announces New HIV Initiative to Combat Transmission Rates in the District of Columbia; New Program Will Target the Approximately 10,000 HIV Positive District Residents Currently Unaware of Their Status
Frank Oldham Jr., President and CEO of the National Association of People With AIDS (NAPWA), today announced participation in a program that will use real-world social networks of those already diagnosed as HIV positive to identify others who are likely to be infected. MarketWire

The1stMovement Earns a Trifecta of Accolades: for This Digital Agency, Award-Winning Success Starts With Its Culture
The1stMovement (T1M) digital agency announced its recent wave of three awards and accolades. For the second successive year, the agency earned ranks on Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500 list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, and the Los Angeles Business Journal's "Best Places to Work in LA" list respectively MarketWire

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Approved as Responsible Care(R) Partner by the American Chemistry Council
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced its Chemical Group has been approved as a Responsible Care® Partner by the American Chemistry Council MarketWire

CubeSmart Closes Joint Venture With Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC
CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE), a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust focused on self-storage facilities and storage solutions, announced today that it has closed on a joint venture with an affiliate of Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC ("HSRE"). MarketWire

Google and Clean Power Finance Partner to Create $75 Million Fund for Residential Solar Projects
(Renewable Energy Finance Forum)-- Clean Power Finance, the leading provider of integrated services and financing solutions for the solar industry, and Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced the creation of a new $75 million fund to finance residential solar projects MarketWire

Asian Art Museum Launches New Brand to Engage Broader Audience
The Asian Art Museum, one of the City of San Francisco's premier arts institutions and home to a world-renowned collection, announced today that it is reinventing itself with a new brand to engage a broader audience MarketWire

Box Names Bizmo and TouchDraw as Top Mobile Dev Challenge Winners
Box today announced the winners of its Box Mobile Dev Challenge, a two-month long contest enticing developers around the world to create robust enterprise apps for iOS and Android tablets MarketWire

33Across Acknowledged as a Leader in Delivering Quality Sales and Client Service

Community Colleges on Front Lines of Digital Technology Recognized
e.Republic's Center for Digital Education and Converge Online today announced winners in the seventh annual Digital Community Colleges Survey. The survey documents advances made by community colleges in utilizing information technology and recognizes which colleges are providing a high level of service to their faculty, students, and communities as a result. MarketWire

Legal and Regulatory Reference Guide Published by Risk Retention Reporter and National Risk Retention Association
A compendium of legal cases and regulatory issues affecting Risk Retention Groups (RRG) and Purchasing Groups (PG) since enactment of the federal Liability Risk Retention Act of 1986 has been published by the Risk Retention Reporter in partnership with the National Risk Retention Association (NRRA). MarketWire

Dorman Releases Over 500 New Parts This Month, Including 35 Formerly "Dealer Only" Parts
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM) has released over 500 new products in September, including late-model Window Regulators, ABS Sensors, Brake Cables, Wheel Cylinders and Hoses, along with 35 Formerly "Dealer Only" parts that were previously unavailable in the Aftermarket MarketWire Announces Distribution of Signals and Systems Telecom Research
As the leading distributor of market intelligence, is pleased to announce a business partnership with Signals and Systems Telecom which allows for the marketing and distribution of Signals and Systems Telecom's proprietary market analyses through the website. MarketWire

Asia Is the Place to Be for Fund Managers, Says Institutional Investor
Fund managers continue to enjoy robust growth in Asia, benefiting from the region's buoyant economies and strong interest from Western investors, according to the Asia 100, Institutional Investor magazine's annual ranking of the region's largest asset managers. MarketWire

ePals Introduces LearningSpace 2.0: A Social Learning Platform Bringing Safe Social Networking and Online Collaboration to K-12 Educators and Students
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN) ("ePals"), an education technology company and leading safe social learning network ("SLN"), today announced the launch of LearningSpace 2.0, the next generation of its social learning platform. ePals' LearningSpace 2 MarketWire

Online Marketing Agency Marcel Media Launches New Product, Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO)
Marcel Media, a Certified Google Partner and Chicago-based interactive marketing firm, today announced their latest online marketing solution, Conversion Rate Optimization. Conversion Rate Optimization is an interactive technology that brings a fresh, innovative approach to online marketing MarketWire

TANITA Chooses GainSpan Modules for First Wi-Fi Connected Body Composition Monitor
GainSpan® Corporation announced today that TANITA Corporation, the world leader in precision scales and body composition analyzers, has selected GainSpan ultra-low power embedded Wi-Fi modules for the development of its first Wi-Fi connected body composition monitor. A prototype of the new consumer monitor will be on display at CEATEC 2011, October 4 - 8, in Japan, in the TANITA booth. MarketWire

Asia's Best Alternative Winter Escapes: Insider Tips for Cultural Getaways to Asia by Asia Transpacific Journeys
For travelers with adventure in their bloodstream, a cultural getaway to Asia can be the perfect way to escape the cold and dark days of the North American winter. Asia Transpacific Journeys (www.AsiaTranspacific MarketWire

Mauna Kea Technologies and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Partner in Order to Advance Patient Care and Digestive Health by Promoting Excellence and Innovation in Endoscopy
Mauna Kea Technologies (EURONEXT PARIS: MKEA), leader in the endomicroscopy market, today announced a corporate partnership with the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). The collaboration demonstrates Mauna Kea Technologies' commitment to help the ASGE achieve its mission to advance patient care and digestive health by promoting excellence and innovation in endoscopy. MarketWire

HiveFire CEO to Expand Global Footprint of Content Curation
Content curation has gained significant traction as a preferred marketing tactic of American marketers, resulting in marketers worldwide seeking out ways to implement it in their own markets. Today, HiveFire, Inc MarketWire

SafeMart Chosen by USC Alumni Association as Preferred Home Security Company
SafeMart has been selected as the preferred home security company for the USC Alumni Association because of the company's dedication to cutting-edge technology and world-class service. This announcement comes on the heels of a third straight Inc. 5000 award, national dealer status from United Technologies (NYSE: UTX) and "Top Partner" award from MarketWire

There's an App for That: Limeade Health Challenges Help Road Warriors Bypass the Hazards of Business Travel
As recently reported in The Wall Street Journal, road warriors lead lifestyles hazardous to their health. Henry Albrecht, CEO of Limeade, stated, "Long layovers, airport food, redeye flights, and a few too many 'road sodas' take their toll." Limeade is an online corporate wellness platform that builds happy, healthy, high-performance workforces. MarketWire

MATHCOUNTS Launches 'Reel Math Challenge'
MATHCOUNTS, the nation's premiere middle school mathematics education program, today launches a new competition for the 2011-12 school year MarketWire

Brock Capital Group Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Korea's Gyeongbuk Province
Brock Capital Group LLC (Brock) today announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do (Gyeongbuk) to promote cross-border investment and trade between the Republic of Korea and other nations including the United States MarketWire

Intelliverse Introduces Partnership Program for Cloud Services in International Markets
Intelliverse, a leader in cloud-based hosted communications provider for North American enterprises, will be presenting its latest technology and the Intelliverse Cloud Services Partner (iCSP) program at the Gitex Technology Week in Dubai, October 9-13, 2011. The iCSP program allows providers to offer cloud-based communications in local markets worldwide MarketWire

Peak Games Demonstrates Explosive Growth in Emerging Markets, Raises $19M and Now Ranks #6 in Social Gaming
Peak Games, the fastest-growing emerging markets social gaming company, today announced new acquisitions, new partnerships, new social games, new funding and massive, continued growth in some of the largest emerging markets including: Turkey, MENA (Middle East North Africa), South America and Mexico MarketWire

Anderson Plumbing Heating & Air Launches New Facebook Campaign to Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure
As we approach Breast Cancer Awareness month the Anderson Plumbing Heating & Air team launched a new Facebook campaign to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure ( Between now and October 31, 2011, Anderson will make a donation for every new "like" on their Facebook page. MarketWire

VPG to Showcase Revere and Evergreen Weigh Aircraft Weighing Systems at the 64th Annual NBAA Meeting and Convention
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its VPG On-Board Weighing division will be demonstrating its Revere and Evergreen Weigh brand aircraft weighing systems at the 2011 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) meeting and convention, being held Oct. 10 to 12 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. MarketWire

Weight Loss Market to Reach $672 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Weight Loss & Diet Management Products & Services Market (2010 - 2015)" to their collection of Food market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Kilopass to Participate in Linley Tech Processor Conference in San Jose
At Linley Tech Processor Conference MarketWire

Excellon Announces the Discovery of Rare Earth Elements at Platosa
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) is pleased to announce the discovery of anomalous Rare Earth Element (REE) values in four drill holes located six kilometres north-northwest of the Platosa Mine. Values of Total Rare Earth Element Oxides (TREEO), the manner in which REE content is normally reported, range from 1,308 ppm (0.131%) TREEO over a 36 MarketWire

Lloyd George Management Launches Frontier Markets Equity Strategy For Global Investors
Lloyd George Management (LGM), a member of BMO Global Asset Management, has announced the launch of their Frontier Market equity strategies for global investors. Thomas Vester Nielsen, CFA, an experienced Frontier Market portfolio manager, was appointed to lead the strategies from the firm's London office, effective September 2011. MarketWire

Volatile Market Plays to the Strengths of gxtrader
Launched six months ago, gxtrader ( can provide traders with information that may help take advantage of opportunities that may exist in volatile markets. MarketWire

Northwest Credit Union Association Bestows a CUNA Desjardins Adult Financial Education Award Upon O Bee Credit Union
Another major award from the NWCUA was won by the O Bee Credit Union -- the CUNA Desjardins Adult Financial Education Award, which was given in recognition of O Bee's highly innovative Capture The Tag promotion. The award was presented during the Northwest Credit Union Association's annual convention September 20-22 at the Hotel Murano in Tacoma, WA MarketWire

Casino Data Imaging Announces Multi-Technology Sale to Chickasaw Nation
Privately held Casino Data Imaging (CDI) announced today the licensing of its leading CasinoCAD© data visualization analysis program, iGuide™ Wayfinder Plus, and iGuide™ Pro Mobile media applications across 14 Chickasaw casino locations including WinStar World Casino with over 6,000 electronic gaming devices and Riverwind Casino with over 2500. MarketWire

AirPatrol Positioned in Top 10 Mobile Security Vendors to Watch
AirPatrol Corp. is proud to announce its placement in Information Week's "10 Mobile Security Vendors to Watch" list which ran earlier this week. This list includes AirPatrol with industry leaders such as Apple, Good Technologies, Google, Lookout, McAfee, Mobile Iron, RIM, Symantec and VMware. MarketWire

The IEC, Duke Energy, and Progress Energy Announce the Grid ComForum East 2012 in Raleigh, North Carolina
The International Engineering Consortium (IEC) announces GCF East, its fourth program in the Grid ComForum series of events. The event will take place this May 22-24, 2012, at the McKimmon Center at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina in conjunction with Duke Energy and Progress Energy. MarketWire

Spooktacular Halloween Fun for Pets
(Family Features) Halloween is a great opportunity to include the whole family in festivities, including your pet. According to a recent PetSmart survey, 17 percent of pet parents plan to dress up their pets this year. MarketWire

Self-Care Guide Tackling Cancer Side Effects Now Available
Hearing the words "you have cancer" is a devastating blow to 4,191 people in the US daily*. Despite the prevalence, there is a lack of straightforward information and safe, effective solutions for the difficult side effects from cancer treatments on hair, skin and nails. MarketWire

Smartphone Security Market to Grow 44% Annually Through 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Smartphone Security Market by Operating Systems, Ownership & Features (2011 - 2016)," to their collection of Cell Phones market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Keystone XL to Create Over 7,500 Person Years of Employment in Nebraska
As the Department of State proceeds with its 90-day consultation period to determine if TransCanada Corporation's (TSX: TRP) (NYSE: TRP) (TransCanada) proposed Keystone XL pipeline is in the U.S MarketWire

O Bee Credit Union Takes Top Honors at the 2011 NWCUA Spectrum Marketing Awards
"Capture The Tag," a totally original promotion that crossed over digital, social, and traditional media and engaged local partners and participants, enabled its creator, O Bee Credit Union, to take "Best of Show" honors, along with three first place category wins in the Summit Marketing Awards held by the Northwest Credit Union Association MarketWire

Keystone XL to Create Over 5,500 Person Years of Employment in Montana
As the Department of State proceeds with its 90-day consultation period to determine if TransCanada Corporation's (TSX: TRP) (NYSE: TRP) (TransCanada) proposed Keystone XL pipeline is in the U.S MarketWire

BioElectronics' Temple University Diabetic Foot Ulcer Study Published in the International Wound Journal
BioElectronics Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BIEL) (OTCQB: BIEL), the maker of inexpensive, disposable drug-free topical pain and healing devices, today announced the publication of an article in the International Wound Journal that outlines the effective use of BioElectronics Corporation Pulsed Radio Frequency Energy (PRFE) therapy to successfully treat diabetic and venous stasis ulcers. MarketWire

Kenexa and The Brooklyn Group Announce Joint Venture
Kenexa® (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, and The Brooklyn Group, Australia's leading relationship-driven recruitment provider, today announced an alliance that expands Kenexa's presence in the Australian RPO market MarketWire

Dynamic Air Cleaner Helps Class 'A' Office Building Seek LEED Gold Certification
Dynamic Air Quality Solutions, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance indoor air quality products, has provided its V8 Air Cleaning System to 947 Fort Street, a Class 'A' office tower located in Victoria, British Columbia, to help the building improve indoor air quality and become the first LEED Gold certified building on Fort Street MarketWire

UNEQUAL Technologies Continues to Protect Athletes With Expansion of Its Ballistics Grade Protective Padding; Adds Two Pads to Its EXO Skeleton(R) Team: The Wall(TM) and Egis(TM)
Coming off a successful Monday night protecting Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Tony Romo, UNEQUAL Technologies, the premier provider of protective technology for soldiers and athletes, today announced two new products in its EXO Skeleton® Body Armor line of supplemental full-body, protective performance padding MarketWire

LeftLane Sports Acquires New Flash Sale Site; Outdoor Private Sale Leader Acquires, the leading members-only flash sale site for Outdoor and Fitness enthusiasts, took a major step today to begin consolidation of the sporting goods Private Sale industry. The company acquired, a leading private sale site focused on skate, surf, and action sports, for an undisclosed sum MarketWire

C3 Named the 2011 GoingGreen Global 200 "Company of the Year"
C3, an energy and emissions management solutions provider, has been named the 2011 GoingGreen Global 200 Company of the Year, by AlwaysOn. The company has been selected from a finalist list of 200 private companies that are leading business innovation in green technology. MarketWire

US Foods Encourages Sustainable Practices at National Food & Nutrition Conference
Today, US Foods Senior Vice President of Food Safety & Quality Assurance Jorge Hernandez and Director of Health Systems Don Tapper will present "Sustainability: Implications for the Health Care RD" at the American Dietetic Association's annual Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo at the San Diego Convention Center MarketWire

Infortrend Announces Support for Intel SSD 710 Series on the EonStor DS Product Family
Infortrend® (TPE: 2495), the networked storage expert, today announced that small-form-factor storage systems in the EonStor DS family now support the newly released Intel® Solid-State Drive 710 Series of enterprise-class solid-state drives (SSDs) MarketWire

New Mitchell Group Website Showcases Faux Leather Upholstery Collections
The Mitchell Group, a leading worldwide distributor of faux leather upholstery, has launched a new website to better display its brands and expanded collections of faux leathers. The site,, features the company's leading brands Sta-Kleen® dry-erase performance urethane, ReCast® enhanced faux leather and the Mitchell Collection of popular patterns. MarketWire

TamoGraph 2.1: A New Version of Site Survey Software, Now With Active Surveys
TamoSoft®, a leading provider of network analysis software, announced today its release of the next version of TamoGraph®, a professional Windows 7/Vista/XP application for conducting 802.11 a/b/g/n site surveys and analyzing vital Wi-Fi network characteristics and performance metrics. MarketWire

NEWave CEO/CTO Bart Lewin Scores Nomination to Vegas INC's "Top Tech Exec Awards"
Leading software supplier to the gaming industry NEWave is known for its innovative and cutting edge software suites. Now the company's Chief Executive and Chief Technology Officer, Bart Lewin, has been nominated for Vegas INC magazine's "Top Tech Exec Awards." MarketWire

eGestalt Named a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor
eGestalt Technologies (, a leading provider of cloud-based, SaaS-delivered, security and information technology governance, risk management and compliance solutions for SMBs to enterprises, today announced it has been selected by Everything Channel as a 2011 CRN Emerging Technology Vendor MarketWire

Engage121 Launches Agency Edition -- Social Media Management Software
Engage121, Inc. announces the launch of the Agency Edition, the latest version of its social media management software, which is designed to help agencies work more efficiently with their global clients to harness the power of social media. MarketWire

Good Sam and Camping World Announce Executive Team Additions and Internal Promotions
Camping World, Inc., America's #1 source for RVs, camping accessories, RV maintenance and repair, and Good Sam Enterprises, LLC, America's most recognized RV organization, today announced the expansion of the company's executive team through the appointments of Jim DeBruzzi as Chief Financial Officer and Zrinka Allen as EVP of Human Resources, Social Responsibility and Communication. MarketWire

Respect Your Universe Featured on the Cover of SGI Weekly
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU), (OTCBB: RYUN) is pleased to announce that they have been prominently featured on the September 26th issue cover of SGI (Sporting Goods Intelligence) Weekly which is distributed to nearly 11,000 sporting goods retailers in the U.S. MarketWire

Green Energy Solution Industries (SATM) Announces Long Term Feedstock Supply Agreement for Waste Rail Ties for Energy Plant Project
Green Energy Solution Industries, Inc. (GESI) (PINKSHEETS: SATM), formerly known as SATMax Corp., currently trading under the symbol SATM, is a renewable energy project company. The company now announces that it has reached an agreement with On-Track Railway Services, Ltd MarketWire

Trimedyne Retains Investment Banker to Explore Opportunities for Its Patented Cardiovascular Technologies
TRIMEDYNE, INC. (OTCQB: TMED) (OTCBB: TMED) today announced it has retained B. Riley & Co., LLC to explore opportunities for its 90% owned subsidiary, Cardiodyne, Inc., which is developing a patented, fully automated Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization or "TMLR" System, which is designed to treat heart attack victims. MarketWire

BillMyParents and MasterCard Educate Parents of Teens About the Benefits of Prepaid Cards
Leading teen spending solutions provider BillMyParents (OTCQB: BMPI) (OTCBB: BMPI) and MasterCard Worldwide have launched a new campaign designed to educate parents about the benefits of prepaid cards for teens. MarketWire

FFCM Rings The Opening Bell at New York Stock Exchange
Bill DeRoche, CEO of Boston-based FFCM, rang The Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) this morning to highlight the recent listing of seven QuantShares Exchange Traded Funds. MarketWire

Blue Gold Beverages, Inc.: Announcement
Blue Gold Beverages, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: BGBV) Blue Gold Beverages, through its wholly owned subsidiary TY Recycling, has sourced a 2,000 metric ton supply of commercial grade Type 66 Nylon. The nylon was recovered from the McKendry Landfill site located near Kingston, Ontario, Canada MarketWire

GreenMan Subsidiary Receives Its First EPA Engine Family Approval Under the New Conversion Regulations
GreenMan Technologies, Inc.("GreenMan") (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI) announced that its American Power Group, Inc. ("APG") subsidiary has been notified by the U.S MarketWire

ABRY Partners and Berkshire Partners Complete Acquisition of The Telx Group
ABRY Partners, LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC, two Boston-based investment firms, today announced the successful closing of their previously announced acquisition of The Telx Group, Inc. ("Telx"), one of the fastest-growing providers of global interconnection and colocation services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MarketWire

CNH Joint Venture TurkTraktor Delivers Its 600 Thousandth Tractor
TürkTraktör, CNH's joint venture with Koç Holding and a leading manufacturer of agricultural equipment in Turkey since 1954, celebrated the production of its 600 thousandth tractor on September 26, 2011 at a special ceremony held at the company's plant in Ankara, Turkey. MarketWire

CDEX to Attend Health Connect Partners 2011 Fall Hospital Pharmacy Conference
CDEX Inc. (OTCBB: CEXI), a leading developer of chemical detection products, using patented technologies for use in healthcare, safety and security markets, will demonstrate the capabilities of the ValiMed™ G4 drug validation system at the 2011 Health Connect Partners Fall Hospital Pharmacy Conference MarketWire

Smoky Market Foods Launches Weight Watchers Ad Campaign -- Issues Guidance for Near-Term Period
Smoky Market Foods, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMKY) announced today that it launched its advertising campaign with Weight Watchers and its ads are appearing in all sections of their website in timed rotation sequences MarketWire

MediaPlatform Expands Business Development and Sales Teams
MediaPlatform, the enterprise video software company, today announced the addition of two new members to its executive team to help meet the growing demand in the enterprise for online video. Erik Herz will serve as director of business development while Toby Holmes will serve as director of sales for the Northwest, Midwest and Latin American regions MarketWire

Quantivo Unveils Industry-First Pattern-Based On-Demand Big-Data Analytics Platform

Global Private Equity and Venture Capital Investments Generated Solid Positive Returns in the First Quarter, According to Cambridge Associates Benchmarks
Private equity and venture capital funds that invest primarily in global developed markets outside of the U.S. and emerging markets generated solid positive returns for the quarter ending March 31, 2011. While funds in developed (ex-U.S MarketWire

Tombstone Exploration Receives State Approval for Exploration Permits on Zebra Property
Tombstone Exploration Corporation (OTCBB: TMBXF) (OTCQB: TMBXF) announced today that the Company has received approval for the four new State Permits totaling 2,000 acres applied for in July located in the eastern edge of the Tombstone Mining District. These applications have been executed and finalized by the Arizona State Land Department and all fees have been paid MarketWire

Jason Derulo's Second Album, Future History, Out Today on Beluga Heights/Warner Bros. Records
"Future History," the highly anticipated second album from red-hot multi-platinum singer and songwriter Jason Derulo, is released today, September 27th, on Beluga Heights/Warner Bros. Records. MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas Completes Funding to Fuel Growth
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North Bridge Growth Equity Invests in BrightTALK
BrightTALK, the rapidly growing provider of webinar and video technologies for business professionals and their communities, announced today that North Bridge Growth Equity (NBGE), a leading growth equity firm that invests in technology and technology-enabled companies, has made an investment of $20.5 million in the company for a minority stake MarketWire

Telx and Hexagrid Align to Deliver Private Hosted Cloud Solutions
Telx®, a leading interconnection and data center provider in nine strategic North American markets, today announced a strategic alliance with Hexagrid Computing, a leading developer of cloud enablement software solutions MarketWire

Shaft Coupling Adapters From Stafford Simplify Drive Upgrades and Repairs
Stafford Manufacturing Corp. has introduced a standard line of rigid shaft coupling adapters that can be modified by the factory or end-user to match their own requirements for solving a wide range of shaft mating problems. MarketWire

Panasonic SIP Business Phone Named Best-of-Show at ITEXPO West 2011
Panasonic System Networks Company of America, recognized as the number one choice for small business phone systems*, today announced that Panasonic's SIP UT Series was named Best-of-Show in the Open Source Category at ITEXPO West 2011. MarketWire

DCIG Recognizes Gridstore's Scale-Out NAS as a Game-Changing Storage Solution for the SMB at a Fraction of the Cost of Traditional NAS
Gridstore™, the leader in scale-out NAS solutions for the SMB market, today announced that DCIG, a leading storage-focused research firm, has recently recognized the Gridstore Scale-out NAS solution as a game-changing storage system for the small to mid-sized business (SMB) MarketWire

Black Star Beer Awards Ultimate Beer Fan Trophy at Great American Beer Festival 2011
The Great American Beer Festival (GABF) ( is undoubtedly the largest beer competition and festival in the United States, and perhaps the world. Breweries from all over the country travel to Denver, Colorado each year, competing head to head for the ultimate prize: a beloved GABF gold medal. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Expands Distribution Into Michigan
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, today announced the launch of its products into the State of Michigan with Imperial Beverage, a top beer and wine sodas and mixers to the state of Michigan. MarketWire

LogLogic Announces Next Generation Windows Log Collector for Free
LogLogic®, the IT Data Management Company, today announced the next generation of the Lasso Enterprise™ Windows event collector. The new release, version 2.1, is available as a snap-in to the Microsoft Management Console (MMC). New enhancements include improvements to stability and performance, as well as a new download page, MarketWire

Metalogix to Present and Celebrate Its 10th Anniversary in Conjunction With SharePoint's Birthday at Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2011
Metalogix Software, the trusted provider of content lifecycle management solutions for Microsoft® SharePoint®, Exchange® and Cloud platforms, today announced that it will be showcasing its comprehensive suite of solutions for SharePoint management during the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2011 MarketWire

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Announces the Return of the Champion Joan Guzman
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ). The venue and date have been changed to November 18th to a more upscale location seating 1,200 VIPs with food service and drinks. The new venue will be "El Salon La Fiesta" at the Hotel Jaragua. This new venue will guarantee the event will not be postponed due to weather MarketWire

Legendary Baseball Coach Joins SmartSports Senior Management Team
He's won five Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) baseball titles, coached two Division 1 teams in the College Baseball World Series in Omaha, Nebraska, coached 14 Major League Baseball players including three All Stars and now Mike Roberts will head up baseball development for SmartSports which will soon launch its revolutionary SmartKage system MarketWire

Sitecore, Microsoft and Unicorn Media Power New Online Services and Mobile Device Support for Music Choice
Sitecore today announced that Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network, is launching a new website powered by Sitecore's Web Content Management System (CMS) and Customer Engagement Platform and Microsoft Windows Azure Platform. In addition, Unicorn Media, Inc MarketWire

Foxit Announces Mobile Reader for Android Mobile Device Makers
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today announced the release of the company's Foxit Mobile Reader for the Android platform MarketWire Links Candidates to Success Online
Technology is turning the job search process on its head as an increasing amount of job seekers connect directly with companies and recruiters through social networks like LinkedIn. MarketWire

Year-Round Haunted Attraction Launches in Times Square
The fear is coming... to the heart of Times Square in New York City. TIMES SCARE, a year-round haunted attraction featuring a haunted house, live shows, bars and more will open on Thursday, October 13 and is the first of its kind in the nation. MarketWire

Intelleflex CEO to Share Insight on Reducing Loss in the Produce Cold Chain at CSCMP Annual Global Conference
Intelleflex, a leading provider of on-demand data visibility solutions, today announced that CEO Peter Mehring will join executives from FoodLink, GS1 US, Syspro, and ImpactFactor on a panel discussing the produce cold chain at the CSCMP Annual Global Conference MarketWire

Leading Long-Term Health Care Provider Chooses WhipTail Solid-State XLR8r Solution to Support Virtualized Citrix Environment
Today, WhipTail Tech, the recognized market leader in high-performance, cost-effective solid-state based storage arrays, announced that UHS-Pruitt Corporation, a Southeast regional leader in long-term health care, has selected two 12TB WhipTail solid-state XLR8r arrays to support the 20,000 IOPS (and growing) required for its Citrix® XenApp and XenDesktop farm. MarketWire

Office Skincare Defense: "" Presents Skin Protection Tips for the Workplace
Professional women work hard at their jobs and often don't have time to pay attention to the effects that the office environment can have on their skin. But germs, sun damage and dry air are all a part of daily life in the office. Skincare-News MarketWire

Locs Sunglasses Popularized by LA Rappers Gaining Popularity Nationwide
Locs sunglasses defined the L.A. look in the '70s and '80s. Now the dark-lens style is gaining traction nationwide -- popularized by entertainers like Ice Cube and Snoop Dogg. MarketWire

SEI Survey Shows Majority of Wealthy Families Unprepared for Wealth Transfer
While wealthy families agree nearly unanimously that their wealth is a catalyst for family success, many don't have a plan or strategy in place to transfer their wealth to future generations, according to a recent SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) survey MarketWire

NeuroScience, Inc. Announces NEI Certification Program
In an effort to help healthcare practitioners streamline their practice and Navigate the Maze to Optimal Health™, NeuroScience, Inc., the leader in neurotransmitter testing, introduces the NEI Certification program. MarketWire

ComFrame Changes Company Name to NWN Corporation
ComFrame Software Corporation, the Southeast region's premier provider of custom application development and technology modernization solutions, announced today that they will be taking the name of their parent company, NWN Corporation. MarketWire

Fraunhofer IIS Becomes Tensilica Authorized Design Center Partner
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that Fraunhofer IIS, the world's renowned source for audio and multimedia technologies, has joined Tensilica's Xtensions™ partner network and become an authorized design center. Fraunhofer IIS will support mutual customers with their audio-related SOC (system-on-chip) designs. MarketWire

Rapport International, LLC Honored to Be Presenting Business Plan for WEI Organization
Rapport International, LLC is honored to present its business plan to the Women's Enterprise Initiative (WEI) on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 6:15pm at the Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre. The Women's Enterprise Initiative is an excellent venue for women entrepreneurs to learn from their peers how to grow their business and find the support they need to manage this growth MarketWire

Latin American Pharmaceutical Market Is Worth $45 Billion has announced the addition of the new market intelligence report "Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals in Latin America - A guide to the markets and regulations," to their collection of Pharmaceuticals market research. For more information, visit MarketWire

Quaterra Expands Infill Drilling Program at MacArthur
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced additional results from an ongoing infill drilling program at its 100%-owned MacArthur copper project in the Yerington district of western Nevada MarketWire

RTG Ventures Updates on CloudChannel After Board Meeting
RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGV) has released updated information on the company's disruptive media technology, CloudChannel, following a board meeting in London. MarketWire

Calix Inc. Sets Earnings Announcement Date for the Third Quarter of 2011 and Announces Preliminary Estimates
Calix Inc.(NYSE: CALX) today announced that it plans to release third quarter 2011 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, October 20, 2011. The company also announced that preliminary estimates for revenue and non-GAAP earnings per share would be below previous guidance for the third quarter of 2011. MarketWire

VelaTel Global Communications CEO Interviewed on Live TV in Peru
VelaTel Global Communications, Inc. (OTCQB: VELA) (PINKSHEETS: VELA) ("VelaTel") (previously ChinaTel Group, Inc MarketWire

NetEx Adds Hyper-V WAN Optimization Virtual Appliance With Release of HyperIP 6.0
NetEx®, a leading company providing a WAN optimization virtual appliance solution, today unveiled HyperIP® Version 6.0, featuring HyperIP for Hyper-V, a fully-integrated virtual appliance that opens up the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 platform to the award-winning benefits of HyperIP's market-leading WAN optimization. MarketWire

FirstEnergy Pennsylvania Selects EnerNOC Demand Response to Reduce Peak Energy Use
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), the leading provider of demand response applications and services, today announced it will provide demand response resources to Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed), Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), and Pennsylvania Power Company (Penn Power), FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania utilities (NYSE: FE), through May 31, 2012 MarketWire

T-System Honors Five Hospitals With National Award for Emergency Department Excellence
T-System, Inc. today announced the five winners of its second annual T-System Client Excellence Awards, chosen from more than 1,700 facilities nationwide that have implemented its paper documentation and electronic health record solutions MarketWire

UFood Restaurant Group Partners With Nutritionix to Offer Online Nutrition Calculator
UFood Restaurant Group, Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC) announced that the company has partnered with Nutritionix, a nutrition information software company, to launch an online nutrition calculator today, available at MarketWire

Fast Growing AgriSolar Plans Introduction of Its Solar Powered Insect Elimination Systems Into the European Market
AgriSolar Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AGSO) today announced an aggressive European rollout of its patented, pesticide-free, solar powered insect elimination systems for use on commercial farms, orchards and vineyards MarketWire

LRAD Corporation Receives $1.1 Million in Follow on LRAD(R) Orders From U.S. Navy
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of long range acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), today announced over $1.1 million in follow on LRAD® orders from the U.S. Navy. The orders, which consist primarily of LRAD-RX® and LRAD 1000X™ systems and support equipment, are scheduled to ship this month and next quarter. MarketWire

Orthopaedic Associates of Wausau, S.C. Selects the SRS EHR for Its 6 Providers
SRS, the leading provider of productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance specialty practices, today announced that the Orthopaedic Associates of Wausau, S.C. has selected the SRS Electronic Health Record (EHR) for its 6 specialty providers. The Orthopaedic Associates of Wausau provides high-quality orthopaedic care to the North Central region of Wisconsin. MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies to Exhibit at Modern Day Marine Show
NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), announced today that it will exhibit at the 2011 Modern Day Marine Show in Booth 1319. The Expo will be held September 27-29 at the Marine Corps Base in Quantico, Virginia, and serves as a premier equipment, systems, services and technology exposition for the military. MarketWire

Virtacore Supports VMware vCloud(R) Services 'Gateway to the Enterprise Cloud'
Virtacore Systems, Inc., an industry leader in hybrid cloud services, today announced that it is one of four VMware partners to offer trial cloud services as part of the initial launch of, an online destination where enterprises can find VMware vCloud® service providers, learn about their capabilities and coverage, and quickly test drive selected cloud services MarketWire

Live From the Taleo Talent Studio, Talent Intelligence Hits the Airwaves
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, is hosting the Taleo Talent Studio today in Chicago, a live and web event for HR professionals to gain the insight required to improve employee performance and unlock the power of their people. At least 1,500 internet viewers plus 300+ live studio audience members will participate in the event. MarketWire

Soliton Systems Launches Network Access Control (NAC) Appliance to Extend ForeScout CounterACT in Mid-Tier and Distributed Enterprises
Soliton Systems K.K. (JP3436300002), a leading provider of IT security in Japan, today announced the new Soliton Systems NetAttest LAP intranet security appliance which provides mid-tier and distributed enterprise IT organizations with policy-based Network Access Control (NAC), endpoint compliance, mobile security and threat protection MarketWire

StillSecure Announces Major New Cloud Security Partnerships
StillSecure®, a managed network security solutions and certified compliance company, today announced that datacenter and cloud leaders, Peak 10, and ViaWest have agreed to make available StillSecure's Cloud Security Monitoring Service (Cloud SMS) to their cloud customers. Host MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Nexsan E-Series Storage Systems for Green Excellence in Product Innovation
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, today announced that it has received Frost & Sullivan's Green Excellence Award for product innovations in energy efficient high capacity network storage systems MarketWire

"2011 Gwacheon International SF Festival in Korea" to Sound Fanfare as Comprehensive Edutainment Event of Science, Culture and Education
The 2011 Gwacheon International SF Festival in Korea will be held for 17 days from September 30 (Friday) to October 16 (Sunday) at the Gwacheon National Science Museum. MarketWire

CareCloud Raises $20.1 Million Series A From Intel Capital and Norwest Venture Partners
Today, the leading provider of cloud-based healthcare management solutions, CareCloud ( has announced Series A funding of $20.1 million, led by Intel Capital and joined by Norwest Venture Partners. The round includes an approximately $3.8 million conversion of debt to equity. MarketWire

Piston Cloud to Create World's Most Secure OpenStack Distribution
Piston Cloud Computing, Inc., the enterprise OpenStack™ company, officially entered the market today to introduce Piston Enterprise OS™ (pentOS™), an easy, secure and open cloud operating system for managing enterprise private cloud environments. MarketWire

Retail Industry Executives to Focus on Strategies for Cross-Channel Growth at Oracle(R) OpenWorld 2011
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Oracle Announces JavaOne San Francisco 2011 Keynote Lineup
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Oracle Introduces Oracle Health Sciences Translational Research Center to Support Industry Transition to Personalized Medicine
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StrongMail to Expand Interactive Marketing Solutions With New EVP of Engineering
StrongMail, a leading provider of interactive marketing solutions for email marketing and social media, today announced the appointment of Mohan Sankaran as executive vice president of engineering MarketWire

Sustainability Software Leader Enablon Expands UK Operations to Support Growing Global Customer Base
Enablon, the world's leading provider of sustainability management software, today announced the expansion of its operations in the UK to further support its growing customer base in the region. As part of the expansion, the company has hired new employees in product management, engineering, services and sales and acquired new office space at 1 Canada Square in London's Canary Wharf. MarketWire

Basho Technologies Announces Anticipated Release of Riak 1.0
Basho Technologies, the provider of distributed database and storage management solutions, today announced the upcoming release of the much-anticipated Riak 1.0 open source database platform, as well as its Riak Enterprise commercially licensed offering. Riak 1 MarketWire

Financial Services Executives Showcase Best Practices and Strategies for Success in a Transformed Business and Regulatory Environment at Oracle OpenWorld 2011
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Startup Weekend Launches Startup Foundation Initiative in Partnership With Kauffman Foundation
Startup Weekend, a global grassroots network of entrepreneurs and leaders, today announced an initiative in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation that will lead to the creation of vibrant startup communities in cities across the nation MarketWire

RigMinder Selects RAE Systems' Wireless MeshGuard Detection System to Protect Oil-Rig Workers From Toxic Gases
RAE Systems, Inc. today announced its field-proven MeshGuard Wireless Gas-Detection System has been integrated into a customizable full-rig monitoring system from RigMinder, Inc., which it delivers to leading drilling-company customers in the oil-and-gas industry MarketWire

SynQor Introduces New Product Line for Transportation Market
SynQor announces a new line of industrial products aimed specifically at the demanding thermal environments of transportation. The RailQor line of dc-dc converters is designed to provide isolated dc power for such electronics as LED displays, audio amplifiers, safety monitors, lighting, and communications systems under the European Standard EN 50155 MarketWire

Newly Created Industrywide IPC-2581 Consortium Adds Key New Members; Consortium Is Focused on Driving IPC-2581 Adoption Across PCB Design & Supply Chain
The IPC-2581 Consortium today announced the addition of several new members to its growing list of electronics industry companies. The new members are ScanCAD International, Ucamco (formerly Barco ETS) and Aegis Software. MarketWire

Steven Harris, Recognized Java Leader, Joins CloudBees as Senior Vice President of Products
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced former Oracle Senior Vice President Steven Harris has joined CloudBees as Senior Vice President of Products. In his new role, Harris will oversee all product strategy, product management and product development activities MarketWire

Appirio Announces New GMs for European and Asia Pacific Operations
Appirio, a cloud solution provider that helps enterprises adopt, connect and extend cloud platforms such as, Google and Workday, today announced that Manish Sharma and Lori Williams will head up Appirio's operations in Asia Pacific and Europe, respectively. Mr. Sharma, who formerly led VMware's emerging products for Asia Pacific, will begin duties on October 1, 2011. Ms MarketWire

Indication of Increased Birth Defect Risks in Two FDA-Approved Epilepsy Medications May Require Action
AdverseEvents, Inc. utilized RxFilter™, a proprietary data aggregation and refinement process, to determine that two epilepsy category C class drugs (defined by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as associated with "no known human risk") may be substantially more dangerous to a fetus than previously recognized MarketWire

Symantec Announces September 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the results of the September 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report, now combining the best research and analysis from the MessageLabs Intelligence Report and the Symantec State of Spam & Phishing Report MarketWire

GlobalLogic Acquires Method; Adds Product Design Capabilities
GlobalLogic, a leader in software R&D services, today announced that it has acquired Method, a global design and innovation consultancy headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in London and New York. Expanding its capabilities to include world-class design for end-user experiences, GlobalLogic now supports the complete lifecycle of R&D services -- from ideation through delivery MarketWire

Jonathan Dodson Joins Affine as Vice President of Engineering
Affine, a leading provider of contextual targeting data for online video ad buying, today announced that Jonathan Dodson has joined the company as vice president of engineering. In his new role, Dodson will be responsible for software engineering and will work closely with the leadership team to provide technical direction and guidance. MarketWire

Mezeo Software Announces Support for OpenStack(TM) Technology Integration
Mezeo Software™, a leading provider of cloud storage management solutions, today announced the ability to integrate with OpenStack technology through MezeoCloud Integration for OpenStack. This integration enables interoperability of applications, developed for clouds based on OpenStack Object Storage, with other MezeoCloud storage management clients. MarketWire

Secure Designs Named as One of the Triad's 50 Fastest-Growing Companies
Secure Designs, Inc. (, a managed information technology security solutions company, has been named one of the Triad's 50 fastest-growing, privately held companies. This is Secure Designs' first appearance in the list, recognizing the firm's strong growth and close to 100% ramp in revenues over the past three years. MarketWire

Kerio Unveils Its Mobile Multi-Touch User Interface in Kerio Workspace 1.1
Kerio Technologies, Inc. today announced Kerio Workspace 1.1, an online file and content sharing platform with a new touch-based mobile web interface for the iPhone, Android and BlackBerry smartphones. Users can now navigate Kerio Workspace with the native look and feel of a smartphone app, display pages with full colors and layout, navigate between page elements, and display their News Feed. MarketWire

Clarimed Launches First-of-Its-Kind Healthcare Rating Agency and Information Reference Site
Health 2.0 Conference -- Clarimed (, the first healthcare rating agency, including in-depth, independent healthcare information and reference, is announcing the launch of its online service, featuring fact-based analytical insights into medical devices, diseases, procedures and manufacturers. Founded by MIT bioengineer and McKinsey & Co. veteran Nora Iluri, Ph.D MarketWire

Young Latin Pop Star Matt Hunter Rocks Skanz QR-Coded Bands at Invitation-Only Concert
Tonight, at an invitation-only showcase at New York City's Samsung Experience, music executives and fans will be invited to "Wear the Web" and share in the world of young Latin pop star Matt Hunter MarketWire

Amy Mielke Elected Marketing Chair of Connecticut Women Artists
Amy Mielke, Strategic Advisor at O'Brien Communications Group (OCG), has been elected Marketing Chair of Connecticut Women Artists, Inc. (CWA). The group elected its 2011-2013 slate of officers and Council Members at its annual dinner meeting at the Copper Beach Inn in Ivoryton, CT, on September 22. Ms. Mielke also sits on CWA's Council. MarketWire

Hub City Inc. Increases Sales and Streamlines Design Processes With Digital Part Catalog From PARTsolutions
PARTsolutions, LLC, a global provider of 3D parts catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, today announces the release of the Hub City Inc. online product catalog containing more than 10,000 products MarketWire

IP Networks Selects Tinet to Help Leverage Its Market Assets to Worldwide Carrier Partners
IP Networks, Inc., (IPN) a highly scalable Ethernet-Over-Fiber solutions provider, announces today its selection of Tinet, a Neutral Tandem company (NASDAQ: TNDM) and a global carrier focused on the IP and Ethernet wholesale markets, to strategically market its network assets to the company's worldwide carrier partners MarketWire

North Ayrshire Council Set to Deploy KANA Smartphone Solution
Lagan, a Division of KANA Software, Inc. and the global leader in Government to Citizen Technology, today announced that North Ayrshire Council have signed a deal that will see them deploy Lagan Connect2Tell iPhone in a move that it is expected to lead to cleaner, safer streets and lower administrative costs. MarketWire

GrammaTech Announces New Version of CodeSonar
Embedded Systems Conference -- GrammaTech, Inc., a leading manufacturer of source-code analysis tools, today announced the next version of CodeSonar. The release incorporates sophisticated new program-analysis algorithms that identify data races and other serious concurrency defects. An additional new feature is code-level metrics. MarketWire

BluIP Partners With CenturiSoft and Certifies Its Unified Communications Products for Full Functionality on the BluIP Network
BluIP, a leading provider of Enhanced Cloud-based hosted IP services & applications to small-to-medium sized and large enterprise businesses through a network of partner resellers, announced today that they have certified the inter-operability of the CenturiSoft Unified Communications products for full functionality on the BluIP network. MarketWire

Cadence Enables ST-Ericsson to Achieve Significant Productivity Gain for Its 40-Nanometer Baseband Chip Design
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that ST-Ericsson, a world leader in wireless platforms and semiconductors, achieved a 10x productivity gain by using the Cadence® mixed-signal solution. By deploying the latest release of the Cadence Virtuoso® unified custom/analog flow (6 MarketWire

Virtual Instruments to Provide VirtualWisdom Hardware and Software to BMO Financial Group
Virtual Instruments, the leader in storage area network (SAN) and virtual infrastructure optimization solutions, today announced the deployment of VirtualWisdom® hardware and software within BMO Financial Group, a highly diversified financial services organization headquartered in Toronto, Canada MarketWire Appoints New Director of Sales
Locally based, national internet job board, today announced the promotion of Dennis Liniman to Director of Sales. MarketWire

Bioplastics Usage to Grow 41% Annually Through 2015 has announced the addition of the new market intelligence report "Bioplastics: Technologies and Global Markets" to their collection of Manufacturing market research. For more information, visit MarketWire

Green Hills Software Releases MULTI Version 6 and Green Hills Compiler Version 2012
Embedded Systems Conference, Booth #409 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced major new releases of its MULTI® integrated development environment (IDE) and Green Hills Compiler toolchain MarketWire

Green Hills Software Supports Development of Groundbreaking Phase One Digital Camera
Embedded Systems Conference 2011, Booth #409 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, has announced that its compilers, Green Hills Probe and MULTI® integrated development environment (IDE) have been used by Phase One (http://www.phaseone MarketWire

Digia Extends Qt Commercial Primary Platform Support to Include Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY RTOS

Universities Effectively Manage Skyrocketing Data Growth and Dramatically Reduce Costs With NetApp
While striving to provide academic excellence and support the educational aspirations of students, colleges and universities across the country are increasingly confronted with shrinking budgets, skyrocketing data growth, and challenging IT environments MarketWire

Afribone Selects Blue Coat CacheFlow Appliances to Save on Expensive International Bandwidth and Provide High Quality Web Experience
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI) announced that Afribone, the pioneer and leading provider of Internet access in Mali, has selected Blue Coat® CacheFlow® 5000 appliances to help manage its customers' large and growing demand for international Internet content from outside Mali MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings, Corp. (GETH.PK) Launches an Updated In-Depth Website
The company (PINKSHEETS: GETH) announced today the release of its redesigned website to the World Wide Web. The website features expanded content and additional detailed information regarding the company's future plans in the USA and Asia. The redesign also incorporates GETH's mission statement and each subsidiary's business model. MarketWire

Cytokinetics Announces First Publication on Smooth Muscle Myosin Inhibitors in The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced the publication of preclinical research relating to its program directed to the inhibition of smooth muscle myosin as a novel therapeutic approach for the potential treatment of hypertension in the October 2011 issue of The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics MarketWire

WABCO's Q3 2011 Earnings Conference Call Set for October 27
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, will hold its Q3 2011 earnings conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, October 27 MarketWire

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity/Webcast Notice: Nelly Furtado to Make Meaningful and Significant Announcement at Free The Children's We Day Toronto
We Day - Juno and Grammy award winner, and international icon Nelly Furtado, together with international children's charity and educational partner, Free The Children, will be making a significant announcement today, Tuesday, September 27, impacting and empowering thousands of girls around the world MarketWire

BridgeSTOR Announces Hardware Data Compression for Backup-to-Disk Servers
BridgeSTOR, LLC, redefining the cost per terabyte equation through a family of advanced data reduction products, today announced its Compression Card for Backup Servers MarketWire

Given Imaging Announces Special Meeting of Shareholders
Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIVN) today announced that a special meeting of shareholders has been scheduled for November 15, 2011 to approve the extension and amendment of an existing Registration Rights Agreement between the Company and its affiliated shareholders, Discount Investment Corporation, Elron Electronic Industries Ltd MarketWire

Colorado Springs Animal Hospital Announces Cat Boarding Services
Northwest Animal Hospital & Pet Care Center announced that the vet clinic offers comprehensive pet boarding for cats and dogs, along with medical care boarding for pets with special needs. The veterinary staff is also available to provide extra medical attention MarketWire

FERC Order No. 1000 Attempts to Ease Power Transmission Construction Issues, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Renewable energy developers -- particularly those of remote solar and wind facilities -- face a single problem that is perhaps the biggest hindrance to the development of these facilities: getting power from the plant site to the consumers. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) this summer issued FERC Order No MarketWire

Rochester Hills Chiropractor Treats TMJ Jaw Pain
Dr. Ron Fried Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Rochester Hills announced that the practice offers treatments for TMJ jaw pain. Patients with TemporoMandibular Joint (TMJ) pain may experience a popping or click sound in their joint, along with tooth pain, ear pain, and headaches. This pain is the result of a misalignment of the two joints that connect the jawbone to the skull MarketWire

Renewable Energy Technologies Eyes Site in Michigan for Its First Waste-to-Ethanol Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Renewable Energy Technologies LLC (RET) (South Haven, Michigan) has identified a building site for the company's first fuel ethanol plant in Holland, Michigan. As reported in early June, the company had identified a 95,000-square-foot building on 40th Street, but could not secure the site. MarketWire

Onko-Sure(R) Is National Sponsor for Get Your Rear in Gear(R) Colorectal Cancer Grassroots Organization
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "Radient" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, today announced it has signed a Collaboration Agreement with the Colon Cancer Coalition, which operates Get Your Rear in Gear, a series of events nationwide aimed at encouraging individual health advocacy. MarketWire

Free Scary Face Pancakes Return to IHOP in October
IHOP announced today that participating restaurants nationwide will serve up 'no tricks - just treats' this October, featuring a month-long celebration with pumpkin pancakes as well as All-You-Can-Eat Buttermilk pancakes, culminating in a free Scary Face Pancake giveaway for kids 12 and under on Friday, October 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (one per child). MarketWire

Unite Private Networks to Connect 65 Iowa Communities With Fiber Optic Connections
Unite Private Networks, LLC, (UPN) announces a long-term business relationship with the Iowa Communications Network (ICN) to help increase broadband access to communities in Iowa by enhancing a state-wide fiber-optic network. MarketWire

Shadow Financial Systems Fulfills Industry Need for Real-Time Clearing Platform With ShadowSuite Solution
Shadow Financial Systems, developers of solutions for global securities processing, reconciliation, clearing, treasury and accounting, continues to build a solid reputation for delivering leading-edge technology solutions for the global securities marketplace, including the broad industry adoption of the company's flagship product, ShadowSuite® MarketWire

Baton Rouge Veterinarian Launches Website
Jefferson Animal Hospital, an animal clinic in Baton Rouge, LA, has launched a new website for their full service veterinarian and animal emergency clinic. This website provides an additional level of convenience for their clients and additional resources for interested potential clients MarketWire

Ardmore Animal Hospital Vet Supports Philadelphia Non-Profit Pals for Life
Ardmore vet Dr. Tam Mengine announced that she and her Siberian Husky, Oz, are actively involved in the non-profit organization Pals for Life. Pals for Life is Philadelphia's largest non-profit pet therapy group, which coordinates visits between volunteer pets and individuals in need of the joy, comfort and unconditional love that a pet brings. With Dr MarketWire

Masula Chiropractic Neurology and Family Wellness Announces New Web Site
Chico chiropractor announces new website,, for patients. Masula Chiropractic Neurology and Family Wellness of Chico has always been committed to the total wellness of its clients. With a focus on neuropathy and wellness, chiropractor Dr. Larry Masula and his staff treat everything from balance disorders to sports injuries with the same "whole person" approach MarketWire

Lincoln Chiropractor Launches New Website for Patients
Lincoln-based Southwest Chiropractic Center, PC has announced the launch of its new website, According to Dr. Teresa Larson, a chiropractor with the practice, the new site is designed to educate and inform patients about chiropractic care MarketWire

Boca Raton Chiropractor Launches New Website to Inform Patients About Sports Injuries and Disk Treatments
Boca Raton chiropractor Dr. Allan DellaBella announced that his practice has launched a new website, The redesigned website includes educational resources for patients about the benefits of chiropractic treatments and how chiropractic can help individuals recover from a disk injury. Dr MarketWire

Chiropractor in Calgary Gives Website Advantage to Patients
Advantage Chiropractic in Calgary is pleased to announce the practice has redesigned its website in order to provide a preventative care advantage for patients and guests alike. As a provider of Calgary chiropractic care, Dr. Joanne M MarketWire

Cubic Partners With PATCO to Offer Riders the World's First Transit Agency-Branded Contactless Visa(R) Prepaid Card for Transit and Retail
PATCO and Cubic Transportation Systems, the transportation segment of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), have partnered to provide Philadelphia/New Jersey region commuters with the first transit-branded, contactless Visa® prepaid card in the world. The new PATCO Wave & Pay ANYWHERE Visa® Prepaid Card began a 12-month pilot program on September 26 MarketWire

Home Inspection-What Homeowners Need to Know
If you're in the process of buying or selling a home, you've likely been hearing quite a bit about home inspection. Home inspections play a critical role in providing homeowners with details about what repairs and upgrades need to be made to the home, and supply a more complete understanding of the home's overall condition. MarketWire

Reflect Scientific, Inc. Signs Materials Transfer Agreement With USDA
Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCBB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries, announced that the company has signed a materials transfer agreement with the USDA. MarketWire

Mitchell RepairCenter(TM) Standardizes Special Materials Repair Data Within TechAdvisor
Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced the integration of its Special Materials Quick Reference Guide into the RepairCenter™ TechAdvisor auto repair shop software solution MarketWire

Medify Launches Online Health Information Service to Provide Medical Insights That Are Personal, Visual, Social, and Actionable
Medify, a leading provider of data-driven consumer health solutions, today announced the public launch of its online health insight service dedicated to helping make medical research more understandable, relevant and actionable for patients and their families MarketWire

CERATECH Releases Highly Engineered Cements for Industrial Applications -- Sets Sights on Establishing Leadership in High Performance Concrete Market
CERATECH, the manufacturer of high-performance cements for durable concrete in extreme conditions, has released a line of cements blended specifically for severe industrial and chemical processing environments. All product lines resist both extreme temperature and corrosive materials far better than conventional portland cement MarketWire

Fovia and Merge Healthcare Expand Partnership
Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, and Merge Healthcare, a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions, announced today that Merge will enhance and standardize its product offering by incorporating Fovia's High Definition Volume Rendering® technology across its entire radiology PACS platform. MarketWire

Sensinode and Telenor Objects Team Up on Internet of Things
Sensinode Ltd., a leading provider of software that powers the Internet of Things, today announced collaboration with the Telenor Objects unit of the Telenor Group. Telenor Objects will add support for Sensinode's NanoServices ™ solution to its Shepherd ™ Managed M2M Services. Additionally, Sensinode has joined the Telenor Objects partner network. MarketWire

General Metals Corporation President Issues Letter to Shareholders and Investment Community
General Metals (OTCBB: GNMT) provided the following letter to the stakeholders from its President, CEO and CFO, Daniel J. Forbush. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Award Recognises Touchless Biometrics Systems for Exceptional Product Leadership in Biometrics
The 2011 Frost & Sullivan European Product Leadership Award in Biometrics is presented to Touchless Biometrics Systems AG (TBS). MarketWire

Nokia N9 begins shipping
The Nokia N9, designed for people whoappreciate exceptionaldesign and craftsmanship as well as the latest smartphone technology, hasbegunshipping to customers and stores. MarketWire

Network integrated Wi-Fi solution by Ericsson

Ericsson: New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on GDP
· Doubling the broadband speed for an economy increases GDP by0.3%.· Research conducted by Ericsson, Arthur D MarketWire

HomeGrid Announces Series of Baseline Silicon Qualification Events

Telstra goes live with world's first combined core network for 2G/3G/4G

Calix Brings North America's Leading Fiber Access Solutions to Global Markets
Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX), a global leader in access innovation and North America's leading fiber access solutions provider, today announced that communications service providers across the globe are moving Fiber Forward in their networks and selecting the Calix Unified Access portfolio to transition copper networks to fiber and deliver advanced broadband services to their subscribers MarketWire

Wireless Backhaul via Satellite Market Shifts From Fixed Land Towers to Mobility Platforms
NSR's newly released Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 5th Edition finds an emerging industry shift from serving traditional Fixed Land Towers in rural areas of developing markets to Mobility Platforms such as cruise ships, container vessels and commercial airlines. MarketWire

Graduate Management Admission Council Names Three to Board: Dean Christine A. Poon of the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, Dean Xiongwen Lu of the School of Management at Fudan University (China), and Dean Ajit Rangnekar of the Indian School of Business
The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the association of top business schools around the world and owners of the GMAT exam, has announced the appointment of three new members to its board of directors. They are: Xiongwen Lu, dean of the School of Management at Fudan University in Shanghai and founding director of the Chinese Marketing Research Center; Christine Poon, dean and John W MarketWire

Mundus Group Inc., an Aerospace UAS VTOL Technology Consortium, Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of "Green Aerospace" US Navy Co-Developed Electric UAV Technology
Commencing in 2001 and completed in 2004, Mundus Group's (PINKSHEETS: MNDP) designated division Air Drone is currently a continuation of the 1st UAV VTOL prototype that was co-developed with strategic partner Roadable Aircraft Inc. and the US Navy under a 3 year Co-operative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) MarketWire

Pratt & Whitney Canada Signs FMP(R) Agreement with DRF Luftrettung
Editor's note: a photo is associated with this press release on Marketwire's website. MarketWire

Unisyn Voting Solutions OpenElect(R) Suite of Digital Optical Scan Products Receives Virginia State Certification
Unisyn Voting Solutions, Inc. (Unisyn) recently received voting system certification from the State of Virginia for its OpenElect® suite of products MarketWire

Worldwide Food Services (WFSV) Signs Letter of Intent
WORLDWIDE FOOD SERVICES, INC. (Worldwide Food Services) (PINKSHEETS: WFSV) announced today the Company has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire Disaster Response International, Inc. Details will be made available upon completion of the acquisition. MarketWire

Serabi Mining plc Holding(s) in Company
Serabi Mining plc (AIM: SRB) (TSX: SBI) (TSX: SBI.WT) MarketWire

Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image Unveils New Experience at
Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image, the premier retail destination for cameras and imaging, today announces a revamp of its online imaging site Through a partnership with Lucidiom Inc MarketWire

Ashland Inc. changes product name to clarify performance value
DUBLIN, Ohio - To provide clarity to customers, Ashland Performance Materials, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), has introduced a new product name, PureRad(TM), for its range of UV/EB coatings and adhesives previously sold under the NWC name. Ashland is currently working to complete the product transition to the new name before the end of the year GlobeNewswire

Retirement of Chief Financial Officer Jim Singh - Appointment of Wan Ling Martello
Nestlé S.A. /Retirement of Chief Financial Officer Jim Singh - Appointment of Wan Ling Martello . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT          27.9.2011 GlobeNewswire

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. awarded transportation contract by Hercules Offshore to transport the Hercules Rig 185 on the semi-submersible vessel FJELL
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. has been awarded a new transportation contract by Hercules Offshore to transport the Hercules 185 jack-up rig from Port Gentil, Gabon to either Pascagoula, Mississippi or Bahrain using the Fairstar semi-submersible vessel FJELL. The contract revenue is just under USD 3 million. The rig is expected to be loaded on board the FJELL on October 5 GlobeNewswire

Jean-Pierre Garnier elected as Chairman of Actelion's Board of Directors
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Jean-Pierre Garnier elected as Chairman of Actelion's Board of Directors. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

FLSmidth receives minerals orders in the Middle East
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 25-2011, 27 September 2011. GlobeNewswire

Clavis Pharma to present at Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in London, UK.
Oslo, Norway, September 27, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Foundation stone of Cargotec's Technology and Competence Centre to be laid in Tampere - total investment 35 million

Minutes from Extraordinary General Meeting
Stavanger, 27 September 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) today held an Extraordinary General Meeting.   GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Transportation Strengthens its Technological Leadership with New and Improved Centres of Excellence
BERLIN, GERMANY--(Marketwire - September 27, 2011) - Bombardier is extending its leading position in global mobility by launching a series of new centres of excellence during 2011 and enhancing its existing centres for technological innovation GlobeNewswire

ING nominates Jan Holsboer as member of the Supervisory Board
ING announced today it will propose to the 2012 Annual General Meeting (AGM) the appointment of Drs. Jan H. Holsboer to the Supervisory Board. Upon decision by the AGM, which will be held in May 2012, the appointment will be effective as of that date. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé keeps an eye on the road to reduce the risk of accidents
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé keeps an eye on the road to reduce the risk of accidents. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TOMRA's third quarter 2011 results will be released on Wednesday 19 October 2011. The written material will be available from 07:30 CET at (investor relations section), and at Høyres Hus, Stortingsgaten 20 (6th floor), Oslo. GlobeNewswire

FDA clears CellaVision® Body Fluid Application for the CellaVision® DM1200 Cell Morphology System
CellaVision, which develops and sells products for routine analysis of blood and other body fluids in health care, has received clearance by the FDA to market and sell its application for analysis of body fluids, for use with the company's cell morphology system for medium-sized laboratories, the CellaVision® DM1200 GlobeNewswire

Nokia N9 begins shipping
Espoo, Finland - The Nokia N9, designed for people who appreciate exceptional design and craftsmanship as well as the latest smartphone technology, has begun shipping to customers and stores. GlobeNewswire

Terms in addendum agreement regarding Moika/Glinky accepted by all parties
Press release 27-09-2011 GlobeNewswire

Transmode announces iWDM-PON based multi-service access network strategy
Stockholm, Sweden, WDM-PON Forum, Orlando, Florida and Broadband World Forum, Paris France - 27th September 2011 - Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced the company's strategy for multi-service access networks built on its iWDM-PON architecture. GlobeNewswire

New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on GDP
·       Doubling the broadband speed for an economy increases GDP by 0.3%. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to expand two power plants in Senegal
Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade & Technical press release, 27 September 2011 GlobeNewswire

Network integrated Wi-Fi solution by Ericsson
Provides secure, carrier-grade connection of smartphones to WiFi hotspots seamlessly Improves indoor coverage and increases mobile broadband capacity New business opportunity for mobile operator and hot-spot provider The need for high-speed and secure mobile broadband services is continuously increasing and quality of service in high-traffic areas varies GlobeNewswire

PEPR to announce third quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, 27 October 2011

The Norwegian Radio Orchestra wins the Telenor International Culture Prize 2011
(Fornebu, September 27, 2011) At a gala ceremony at the National Theatre in Oslo last night, the Telenor International Culture Prize 2011 was awarded to the Norwegian Radio Orchestra (Kringkastingsorkesteret). The orchestra delivers exceptional contributions to cultural development across a plethora of media formats, channels, geographical borders and social domains, the jury said. GlobeNewswire

Telstra goes live with world's first combined core network for 2G/3G/4G

Chaarat Gold Holdings Ltd - Unaudited results for the six months ended 30 June 2011
Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited GlobeNewswire

PEPR to purchase units to remunerate non-executive directors

Meeting of the corporate assembly - date for the extraordinary general meeting
On 26 September 2011, a meeting of the corporate assembly of Orkla was held to discuss the proposal from the board of directors regarding payment of extraordinary dividend of NOK 5 per share GlobeNewswire

Novartis receives approval in Japan for two innovative therapies, Gilenya® in MS and Ilaris® in CAPS
Novartis International AG /Novartis receives approval in Japan for two innovative therapies, Gilenya® in MS and Ilaris® in CAPS . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New Novartis data show potential of respiratory portfolio to help COPD patients maintain active and productive lives
Novartis International AG /New Novartis data show potential of respiratory portfolio to help COPD patients maintain active and productive lives . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Biotie to Acquire Newron Creating a Leading European Biopharmaceutical Company Focused on Central Nervous System Drug Development

AIMS Innovation - provider of proactive Microsoft Biztalk monitoring - appoints Mr. Ivar Sagemo as new CEO following completion of first round seed funding
Oslo, Norway, September 27, 2011 - AIMS Innovation, provider of proactive Microsoft Biztalk monitoring, appoints Mr. Ivar Sagemo as new CEO following the completion of first round seed funding. GlobeNewswire

TGS Announces Second Expansion of 3D Multi-client Seismic Data Library in Sierra Leone
HOUSTON (27 September 2011) - TGS has commenced the acquisition of a new multi-client 3D seismic survey offshore Sierra Leone.This survey marks over ten years of investment for TGS in the West African region and will add 1,038 km2 to the existing TGS data library.Upon completion, TGS will have over 6,200 km2 of contiguous multi-client 3D data offshore Sierra Leone GlobeNewswire

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