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China's net foreign financial assets hit 1.77 trl USD
China's net foreign financial assets hit 1.77 trillion U.S. dollars as of the end of 2011, up from 1.68 trillion U.S. dollars one year earlier, the country's top foreign exchange regulator said Monday. ANI

New Zealand's biggest city prepares to welcome Chinese investment
Chinese companies could soon be investing in infrastructure projects in New Zealand's biggest city, Auckland Mayor Len Brown said Monday. ANI

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee slams UPA's economic policies
Former West Bengal Chief Minister and CPI (M) politburo member Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has slammed the economic policies of the Congress-led UPA Government at the Centre. ANI

MHI-MS Develops Radiation Measurement System for Rice in Response to Start of New Complete Screening Requirement
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Mechatronics Systems, Ltd. (MHI-MS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has developed a system enabling high-speed, high-precision measurement of radioactive cesium contained in rice ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell its Healthcare Business to Veritas Capital for $1.25 Billion
Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Healthcare business to an affiliate of Veritas Capital for $1.25 billion in cash ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Develops Analog-to-Digital Converter that Reduces Die Area and Cuts Power Consumption by Half
Fujitsu Laboratories today announced that it has developed an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) that is 50% smaller and consumes 50% less power than conventional converters. A typical ADC works by comparing the voltage of an external analog input signal with an internally generated reference level to convert to a digital value ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases Software Supporting the Utilization of Big Data
Fujitsu today announced the development of new software offerings that help customers utilize big data. The new products consist of two product families: a line of parallel distributed processing and complex event processing products -which are standard technologies in big data applications - and a line of products to employ big data in a wide range of uses ACN Newswire

NEC Provides High Capacity Trunk Microwave Systems
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the availability of its new trunk microwave communications systems, the 5000iP Series, featuring 1.6 times the transmission capacity of existing 5000S systems ACN Newswire

Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program Accepting 2012 Applications
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) began accepting applications today for this year's1 Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program, which is designed to support environmental revitalization and conservation activities aimed at sustainable development ACN Newswire

Toyota Unveils Concepts at Beijing Motor Show
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) is exhibiting 38 production and concept vehicles, including three world premieres, here at the 12th Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, which starts today and runs through May 2(1) at the China InternationalExhibition Center. TMC's exhibit space covers approximately 3,200 m2 ACN Newswire

Honda Exhibits World Premiere of Two Honda Brand Concept Models at 2012 Beijing Motor Show
Honda Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd. today exhibited at the 2012 Beijing Motor Show the world premiere of the Concept C and the Concept S, two concept models that show the direction of mass-production models Honda will introduce to the market next year ACN Newswire

Dongfeng Honda Introduces the Originally Developed New Model CIIMO
Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd., an automobile production and sales joint venture of Honda in China, yesterday introduced its first originally developed model, "CIIMO," a new middle-class sedan developed by the Dongfeng Honda R&D Center speciallyfor the Chinese market.Utilizing the platform of the 8th generation Civic, the CIIMO will feature a 1 ACN Newswire

Honda Unveils Demonstration Test House that Features Honda Smart Home System
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled a house Honda built in the city of Saitama, Japan, for the demonstration testing of the Honda Smart Home System (HSHS). The house features HSHS, which comprehensively controls in-house energy supply and demand, and helps manage both the generation and consumption of energy for the home such as heat and electricity, while utilizing mobility products ACN Newswire

HuMANDATA Launches Xilinx Spartan-6 USB-FPGA Board
HuMANDATA LTD., a manufacturer of various FPGA/CPLD boards in Japan, today released EDX-301 of USB-FPGA board powered by Xilinx, Inc.'s Spartan-6LX FPGA (XC6SLX16-2CSG225C).HuMANDATA's EDX-301 is equipped with Xilinx high-spec Spartan-6LX FPGA on a compact, 53 x 54mm PCB ACN Newswire

Who Developed the World's First HD-CCTV?
The answer is WEBGATE (www.webgateinc.com) in Korea. MarketWire

Southlake Citizens For Property Rights Holding Petition Drive Meetings
Citizens For Property Rights (CPR) have filed an Initiative Petition with the City of Southlake requiring the City to amend the current over burdensome "Gas and Oil Well Production" Ordinance 880-B, known as Article IV, Chapter 9.5 passed by the City Council in November, 2011 and accept an Amended 880-CPR Ordinance for public vote. MarketWire

Four Talented Employees Advance to Finals in "Voice of McDonald's" Singing Competition
Tonight, McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) Owner/Operators, employees and suppliers from around the world witnessed powerful performances that rocked the arena from 16 semi-finalists in the Voice of McDonald's singing competition MarketWire

Barkerville Announces Resignations and Appointment
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company") announces that it has recently received and accepted the resignations from each of Craig D. Thomas, as a director of the Company, and from Jack H. L. Miller, as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. MarketWire

The Venetian(R) and The Palazzo(R) Las Vegas Celebrate Italian-Inspired Summer Festival "Carnevale"
The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas will celebrate the magic and fantasy of Carnevale this summer, featuring three months of classic Italian festivities, including new experiences, entertainment, art, music and wine beginning June 2. MarketWire

Local Advisor Scott Storick Awarded Designation
Local financial advisor Scott Storick has been awarded professional designation as a Registered Financial Consultants (RFC). This action was taken by the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, a non-profit educational and professional organization established in 1984. MarketWire

Makers of Groundbreaking New Documentary, The Invisible War, Exposing Epidemic of Rape in the Military, Applaud President Obama for Making Statement on Military Sexual Assault, Urge More Action
Cinedigm Entertainment Group (NASDAQ: CIDM) MarketWire

Cascade Microtech to Announce First Quarter Results on April 30, 2012
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD) will release financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012 at approximately 4:00 p.m. EDT, on Monday, April 30, 2012. The company will host a conference call beginning at 5:00 p.m. EDT (2:00 p.m. PDT) that same afternoon to discuss these results. MarketWire

Blind Creek Announces Resignation
Blind Creek Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BCK) (the "Company") announces that it has recently received and accepted the resignations from each of Craig D. Thomas, as a director of the Company. MarketWire

Portlogic Integrates Clip Mobile
Portlogic Systems Inc. (OTCBB: PGSY), a mobile and Internet software developer and kiosk solutions provider for electronic payments, marketing delivery and community communication systems today announced the integration of Clip Mobile's mobile couponing technology within Portlogic's Proximity Mobile Marketing Network MarketWire

Great Prices and Low Interest Rates Will Bring Buyers Home to Gardenia at Rosedale in Azusa
Presenting a prime location surrounded by nature, yet still close to city conveniences and prices starting from the high $200,000s, William Lyon Homes' new Gardenia neighborhood is a great home buying opportunity in Azusa MarketWire

American Gaming Systems Granted Manufacturer's License in Nevada
American Gaming Systems (AGS), a leading designer, manufacturer and operator of gaming machines with more than 7,500 installed gaming machines, announced today that: MarketWire

Staffing 360° Solutions Announces Approval of Name Change, Stock Symbol Change and Forward Split
Staffing 360° Solutions (Golden Fork Corporation d/b/a Staffing 360° Solutions) (OTCBB: GDNF) (OTCBB: STAF) today announced that it has received approval from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") for its corporate name change to "Staffing 360˚ Solutions, Inc." and for its 1-for-3 forward split. MarketWire

Coyote Creek's Location Will Offer Homebuyers a New Way to Live in the Heart of Milpitas
Location is a major consideration when finding a new home and William Lyon Homes' new Coyote Creek community will offer buyers a prime address in Milpitas. Situated adjacent to one of the bustling Cisco Campuses and close to Silicon Valley employers, as well as popular retail, entertainment and freeways, this new community is centrally located to complement busy lifestyles MarketWire

It's Time to Make the Move to The Court and The Flats at ThreeSixty by William Lyon Homes
Now is the time to make the move to The Court and The Flats at ThreeSixty, a resort community by William Lyon Homes conveniently located in the South Bay near the beach MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality, Inc. Announces Sale of El Dorado, Kansas Super 8
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which currently owns 97 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it closed on the sale of a 49 room Super 8 hotel in El Dorado, Kansas on April 20, 2012, at a sale price of $1.625 million MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc.: Notifies of Expiration of Backstopped Equity Offering on April 27, 2012
DHT Holdings, Inc. (the"Company" or"DHT") (NYSE: DHT) notified its shareholders that the offering of theCompany'scommon stock and preferred stock announced on March 19, 2012 (the"Offering") isscheduled to expire on April 27, 2012 at 5:00 p.m., New York City time (the"Effective Time") MarketWire

Cott Announces Date for Annual Meeting of Shareowners, First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareowners will be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time in Toronto, ON, Canada. MarketWire

Integrys Energy Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
On Thursday, May 3, at 8 a.m. Central time, Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: TEG) will host a conference call to review first quarter 2012 financial results, as well as future prospects. First quarter 2012 financial results documents will be posted to the company's website after market close on May 2, 2012. MarketWire

Miracle-Ear Celebrates Better Hearing and Speech Month With Kindle Giveaway
Miracle-Ear® hearing aid centers nationwide will give away a Kindle® Fire -- at no charge -- with all qualifying Miracle-Ear hearing aid* purchases during the month of May MarketWire

Gov. Hickenlooper Welcomes Blockbuster's Worldwide Headquarters to Colorado
Gov. John Hickenlooper today joined Joe Clayton, CEO of DISH, one of the nation's leading pay-TV providers, and Michael Kelly, president of Blockbuster, in announcing that Blockbuster will relocate its new worldwide headquarters to the Meridian International Office Park in Douglas County, Colo. MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Announces Private Placement Unit Offering of up to Approximately US$750,000
Hamilton Thorne Ltd MarketWire

DG Acquires Peer39 to Expand Online Data Offering; Names CEO Ellenthal as EVP of DG's Global Sales and Operations
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), the world's leading ad management and distribution platform, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Peer39 Inc., a provider of webpage level data for approximately $15.5 million in cash and stock MarketWire

UTEC Acquires Second AUV to Increase Global Productivity
UTEC Survey has completed factory acceptance tests and has taken delivery of an additional Teledyne Gavia AUV (#27) to expand their AUV fleet. UTEC's fleet of 1000m-rated AUV systems are licensed for use in 67 countries from UTEC's Houston base. MarketWire

CajunCodeFest Gathers Innovators to Fight Childhood Obesity Through Technology
On April 27-28, a coalition of public and private partners gather in Lafayette, LA at the first annual CajunCodeFest to collaborate on building innovative applications to fight rising childhood obesity rates. MarketWire

Bausch + Lomb and ISTA Pharmaceuticals Announce Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period
Bausch + Lomb, the global eye health company, and ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISTA), today announced that they received early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (HSR Act), in connection with Bausch + Lomb's pending acquisition of ISTA MarketWire

Columbia Commercial Bancorp Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Columbia Commercial Bancorp (OTCBB: CLBC), a single bank holding company for Columbia Community Bank (the Bank), reports a net profit of $211,000, or $0.07 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2012 compared to a net profit of $160,000, or $0.05 per diluted share for the fourth quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings of $0.15 per Diluted Share
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced second-quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2012. Net income for the quarter was $5.7 million, or $0.15 per diluted share, compared to net income of $3.6 million, or $0.10 per diluted share for same quarter last year and $5.7 million, or $0 MarketWire

Tiburon Hires Larry Helms as VP Business Development
Tiburon, Inc. today announced that industry veteran Larry Helms is joining the company in the capacity of Vice President, Business Development. Mr. Helms is a long-time public safety software industry veteran who served most recently as the Vice President, U.S. Technology and Business Development at Intergraph in Huntsville, Alabama. MarketWire

Arrhythmia Research Technology, Inc. Receives NYSE Amex Exchange Compliance Notice
Arrhythmia Research Technology, Inc MarketWire

Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings -- an Increase of 17% Over First Quarter 2011
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBVT), the parent company of Merchants Bank, today announced net income of $3.61 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.58 for the three months ended March 31, 2012, compared to earnings of $3.10 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.50 for the three months ended March 31, 2011, a 17% increase. The return on average assets was 0 MarketWire

StudioPMG's "Challenge Walk MS Documentary" Lands Spot in Prestigious Newport Beach Film Festival
A documentary film produced by digital marketing agency StudioPMG has been named an "Offical Selection" at the 2012 Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF). The award-winning film, titled "Challenge Walk MS Documentary," will be screened at Islands Cinema 3 in Newport Beach, California on April 29, 2012 at 4:30 p.m MarketWire

AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read, will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 in Boston. MarketWire

Americas Petrogas Announces Operations Update
Americas Petrogas Inc. (TSX VENTURE: BOE) ("Americas Petrogas" or the "Company") is aware of recent events in Argentina regarding the government and Repsol YPF SA. None of these events affect Americas Petrogas MarketWire

Roland Announces New VersaArt RE-640 64-Inch Four-Color Printer
Roland DGA Corp. has introduced the 64-inch VersaArt RE-640 four-color printer, upgraded with the company's newest eight-channel printhead technology and other advanced features that make it both a powerful production platform and one of the industry's best-in-class values. MarketWire

Hotel Council of San Francisco Launches Million Dollar Mission
In the true spirit of hospitality, The Hotel Council of San Francisco is partnering with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) to raise fund funds for vital research MarketWire

Willbros to Present at the 16th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Randy Harl, will be presenting to investors at the 16th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference to be held in New Orleans on Friday, April 27, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. Central Time (1:00 p.m. Eastern). MarketWire

AdAudience Partners With AudienceScience Establishing Germany's Largest Targeting Alliance
AudienceScience®, a global digital marketing technology company, today announced that Germany's largest publisher exchange, AdAudience, will implement the AudienceScience Gateway to offer more effective audience-based digital marketing MarketWire

Woodward Reports Second Quarter and Six-Month Fiscal Year 2012 Results
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) today reported financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2012. (All per share amounts are presented on a fully diluted basis.) MarketWire

Mirabella by William Lyon Homes Releasing Final Phase April 28th
Buyer demand for Mirabella has been so overwhelming, the final phase will be released for sale this Saturday, April 28th, much earlier than anticipated MarketWire

Media Sentiment, Inc. (MSEZ) Announces Effort to Enforce Intellectual Property Assets and to Add Two More Tools to Social Media Platform
Media Sentiment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MSEZ) announces the plan to enhance and protect our intellectual property assets as much as we can, including through legal means if necessary. MarketWire

White House Chief Technology Officer to Participate in Live Twitter Chat as Part of Big Data Week
Todd Park (@todd-park), United States Chief Technology Officer for the White House, will be participating in a LIVE Twitter chat as part of Big Data Week, a series of community-led events and hackathons relating to Big Data. The LIVE Twitter chat, taking place on Tuesday, April 24 at 2:00 p.m MarketWire

TASER to Release First Quarter 2012 Earnings on April 26, 2012
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), a global provider of safety technologies that protect life and prevent conflict, today announced that the first quarter 2012 earnings call is scheduled for Thursday, April 26, 2012. A conference call/webcast is scheduled at 11 a.m. ET to review first quarter financial results. MarketWire

California Water Service Group Schedules First Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Announcement and Teleconference
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) today announced that its first quarter earnings results will be released after market-close on Monday, May 7, 2012, and its teleconference will be held at 11 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. MarketWire

ASPIRA of Florida, Inc. Installs the New Board Leadership Team
ASPIRA of Florida's 31st Board Installation celebrated more than just its new board leadership team; it also installed the new President & CEO, former ASPIRA CFO, George Cabrera MarketWire

Freightliner Trucks Teams Up With Rolling Strong
Freightliner Trucks is teaming up with Rolling Strong, the leader in driver wellness programs, to bring national awareness to professional drivers through the 2012 Rolling Strong™ Driver Wellness Tour. The 2012 Rolling Strong Driver Wellness Tour kicked off on April 18, 2012, and will continue nationwide through December 12, 2012, at Pilot Flying J locations. MarketWire

UPDATE: 9th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference
The 9th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference will be held in Manhattan at the New York Athletic Club on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. MarketWire

InsideView Appoints Jim Lightsey Chief Financial Officer, Expands Sales and Marketing Leadership
InsideView, the only social intelligence provider to reveal the person behind the contact, today announced the appointment of Jim Lightsey as Chief Financial Officer, Jeff Croson Vice President of Enterprise Sales, and the promotion of Greg Brush to Senior Vice President of Sales and Greg Volm to Vice President of Corporate Sales MarketWire

MAR Systems Wins Most Promising Innovation Award
MAR Systems, Inc., headquartered in Solon, Ohio, won the Most Promising Innovation Award at the Cleantech Forum held in San Francisco from March 26-28. The Cleantech Forum is recognized internationally as the premier event devoted to catalyzing global venture capital and private equity investment, business formation, and industry mergers and acquisitions. MarketWire

Aspen Gold Premium Wood Pellet Bedding: Aspen Wood Superior to Pine
Aspen Gold Premium Wood Pellet Bedding, an alternative to traditional animal bedding, is made of 100 percent aspen wood - selected for its high-absorption properties and long-lasting color. The pelletized bedding product, manufactured by Indeck Ladysmith, LLC of Ladysmith, Wis., is all natural and equine safe. MarketWire

LISA Announces Agenda for Its 18th Annual Spring Life Settlement Conference
The Life Insurance Settlement Association is proud to announce its 18th Annual Spring Conference, in Philadelphia, PA, from May 21 - 23, 2012, at The Westin Philadelphia. We invite you to join us and hear from leading industry experts as LISA hosts the largest, most educational, and most well-attended conference in the industry. MarketWire

Cisco Brings Intelligent Networks to Industrial Automation; Unveils New Industrial Switch Series
Reinforcing its commitment to the industrialization of the Internet, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced the Industrial Ethernet (IE) 2000 switch series, a cornerstone product for the company's Connected Industries business unit and industrial network offerings MarketWire

All-Refugee Soccer Team Darfur United Announces Its Roster and the Opportunity for People to Sponsor Players' Journey to the 2012 Viva World Cup
Darfur United, an all refugee soccer team from Darfur, announced its roster and opportunities to sponsor a player, after a week of try-outs and trainings in a refugee camp close to the Chad-Sudan border. This effort was organized by a small non-profit based in Redondo Beach, CA and coached by Manhattan Beach Sand and Surf Soccer Club Director of Coaching, Mark Hodson. MarketWire

Viterra Obtains Interim Order For Plan Of Arrangement
Viterra Inc. ("Viterra") (TSX: VT) (ASX: VTA) announced today that it has obtained an interim order of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice MarketWire

Algal Biomass Organization Launches Blog to Track Fast-Paced Algae Industry Developments
Responding to a growing need for timely information about algae technology and products, the Algal Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the U.S. algae industry, today launched a new blog for those keeping track of the industry's progress toward meeting challenges in food production, national energy security and economic development. The blog can be viewed at www.algalbiomass MarketWire

Citadel EFT, Inc. (CDFT) Announces 35% Increase in Revenues
Citadel EFT, Inc. (OTCQB: CDFT) (PINKSHEETS: CDFT), which offers U.S. merchants credit card terminals and online, mail order and retail credit card processing services, announces that revenues, so far for April 2012 increased 35% over the same period last year. MarketWire

HYFN Joins Facebook(R) Preferred Marketing Developer Program
HYFN, a preferred custom social application developer for the world's largest brands, has been selected to join the new Facebook® Preferred Marketing Developers Program (PMD). The program recognizes those developers who have built value-added products in one or more of the four key areas -- Pages, Ads, Apps and Insights -- represented by individual badges MarketWire

The Future of Online Gaming to Be Discussed at 2012 East Coast Gaming Congress & Hospitality Forum
It is a question of when, not if, Internet gambling will be legalized in the foreseeable future, either at the federal level or the states level -- or possibly both. Whichever model is implemented, legalization brings with it myriad legal, regulatory and operational questions MarketWire

Inception Media Group Adds Four New Films to Growing Catalog of Titles
Inception Media Group, LLC, a diversified media company specializing in the production, acquisition and distribution of entertainment content, today announced it has acquired the North America distribution rights to four new films MarketWire

Lattice Accelerating Growth With New Installations
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Workday Named #1 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area
Workday, Inc., the leader in SaaS-based enterprise solutions for global human resources (HR), payroll, and financial management, today announced that the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal ranked Workday #1 for large companies on its annual list of Best Places to Work in the Bay Area MarketWire

Cirrus Health Appoints Travis W. Roderick as Chief Executive Officer of North Texas Hospital
Cirrus Health announced today the appointment of Travis W. Roderick as chief executive officer of North Texas Hospital located in Denton, Texas. MarketWire

No Jobs for 43% of Newly Licensed Nurses Responding to Statewide Survey, According to Report by California Institute for Nursing & Health Care
Forty-three percent of California nurses, who were newly licensed RNs in the previous 18 months, said they had not landed their first job, according to a Fall 2011 survey conducted by the California Institute for Nursing & Health Care (CINHC) MarketWire

U.S. Dream Academy to Honor Heisman Winner Mark Ingram, Jr., Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler, NFL's George Allen "Pat" Summerall, Lars Houmann, Hilton O. Smith, and Kathy Victor at 11th Annual "Power of a Dream Gala" to Benefit At-Risk Youth on May 1st
The U.S. Dream Academy today announced its "Power of a Dream" Gala, themed "Dreams for the Future" to be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2011 (Reception 5:45pm, Dinner 7:00pm) in Washington, DC to benefit their nationally recognized after-school programs for children. The event will be held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel located at 2660 Woodley Road, NW, Washington, DC 20008 MarketWire

Step Into the Money Machine: Barona Resort & Casino Multiplies Your Winnings by 100 During the Casino Manager Cash Giveaway
On April 25 and 26, Barona Resort & Casino's Club Barona members will have a chance to grab as much cash as they can in 60 seconds in Barona's Money Machine. Players will earn $100 for every one dollar grabbed while in the Money Machine, which contains 1,000 one-dollar bills. MarketWire

MolMed Shareholders' General Meeting: Board of Directors Approves Regulations of Stock Option Plan 2012
The annual Shareholders' General Meeting of MolMed S.p.A. (MILAN: MLM) met today under the chairmanship of Professor Claudio Bordignon to resolve on the items of the agenda. MarketWire

Ixia Launches Industry's First Off-the-Shelf, Standards-Based OpenFlow Test Solution
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, announced today the industry's first off-the-shelf, standards-based OpenFlow test solution. The company's IxNetwork and IxANVL test solutions now enable OpenFlow protocol emulation with integrated network traffic and offer a suite of OpenFlow compliance tests MarketWire

Modell's Sporting Goods Selects MarketLive to Launch Its New eCommerce Site
MarketLive, Inc., the leader in eCommerce software and solutions, today announced that New York-based Modell's Sporting Goods, America's oldest family-owned and operated sporting goods retailer, selected MarketLive to build and launch a new eCommerce site to appeal to its generations of sports fans and athletes throughout the country. The new site launched on March 22nd, and can be viewed at www MarketWire

Channelinsight Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
Channelinsight, the leader in channel sales management solutions, today announced its inclusion in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in Sales, Channel and Marketing Services 2012 report published by Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

Aristocrat Key Sponsor and Exhibitor at GiGse Summit & Expo
Aristocrat is miles ahead of the rest of the industry, being the only gaming supplier to have a play-for-fun online solution integrated with a casino management system. Now the company will be a key sponsor and exhibitor at the upcoming Global iGaming Summit & Expo (GiGse). MarketWire

HouseLogic Announces "Spring Cleaning Pinaway" Pinterest Giveaway
Spring is the season of fresh starts, and for many homeowners that means it's time to clear the clutter and clean up, inside and out of the home. To help people get into the spring cleaning spirit, HouseLogic is launching a "Spring Cleaning Pinaway" sweepstakes and giveaway on Pinterest, giving entrants a chance to win one of two iPod Touches™. MarketWire

Collagenna (AGIJ) Private Label European Developments
Axia Group (PINKSHEETS: AGIJ) (http://www.axiacorporation.com/) Collagenna Skin Care Products, subsidiary (Collagenna) continues to develop its International relationships. MarketWire

LECTRA: Lectra Announces the Launch of DesignConcept Furniture V2R3, Its 3D/2D Design and Virtual Prototyping Solution for Furniture
Lectra, the world leader in integrated technologysolutions dedicated to industries using soft materials-textiles,leather, industrial fabrics, and composite materials-is pleased to announcethe launch of DesignConcept Furniture V2R3, its innovative solutionfor designing and developing 3D/2D products, dedicated to the furnitureindustry. MarketWire

Implant Sciences' Trace Detection Systems to Be Exhibited at Counter Terror Expo in London
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Urban Partners, LLC and Plaza Development Sell Mosaic Apartments Development for $10 Million
Urban Partners, LLC, a premier West Coast real estate investment and development firm and Plaza Development Partners, today announced the sale of two fully-entitled lots that will comprise the 224-unit Mosaic Apartments development located in Oxnard, Calif. Sold in an all-cash transaction of $10 million, the property sale represents an exponential return on invested capital. MarketWire

Charles Industries Highly-Successful "Stimulus Starts Here" Program Helps Advance Universal Broadband, Create U.S. Jobs
Charles Industries, Ltd MarketWire

AdSafe Media Adds Online Video Brand Protection for Advertisers, Networks, Publishers and Marketplaces
AdSafe Media, the leading source of brand protection and ad viewability data, today announced expanded capabilities to integrate online video into its solutions. AdSafe has gained significant traction with its video solution in 2012, now integrating directly with Adap MarketWire

BlueStar Named to Motorola Solutions' Empower Circle
BlueStar, a leading global distributor of ADC, Mobility, Point-of-Sale, RFID, Digital Signage, and Security technology solutions, has been named a Motorola Solutions Empower Circle winner for 2011. This prestigious honor recognizes select Motorola Solutions channel partners and distributors for outstanding performance MarketWire

TheDirectory.com to Host Investor Conference Call
TheDirectory.com, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SEEK), a Local search network, today announced that it will host an investor conference call after the market close at 4:15 EDT on April 24, 2012. Investors are encouraged to e-mail questions to management prior to the conference call at Questions@TheDirectory.com. MarketWire

ValueCentric and PDX-Rx.com Expand Alliance
ValueCentric LLC, the leader in connected healthcare intelligence and PDX-Rx MarketWire

The 6th Calabasas Malibu Wine & Food Festival(TM) -- Taste of Calabasas(TM)
Beginning on the warm beaches of Malibu on June 9, 2012, a lavish 14 day wine and food festival will take attendants to the scenic hills of Calabasas where they will experience live cooking demonstrations by master chefs and enjoy the best tasting wines at hand. MarketWire

Zephyr Real Estate Agent Danielle Lazier Earns Broker's License
Danielle Lazier, Zephyr Real Estate agent, just became a licensed real estate broker. California's rigorous requirements for this achievement include a written examination just to apply for the licensure. A sterling record, current relevant experience and completion of multiple college-level courses are also part of the criteria MarketWire

Power Assure Names Peter Maltbaek Vice President of Channel Sales
Power Assure®, Inc., a data center infrastructure and energy management solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Peter Maltbaek to vice president of channel sales. With 30 years of extensive experience in international business development and partner management in the IT and energy industries, Pete will oversee Power Assure's partner program on a global basis. MarketWire

Wireless Age Communications Inc. Appoints Peter J. Murphy
John G. Simmonds, Chairman & CEO of Vertility Capital Corporation ("VCC") - a 100% owned subsidiary of Wireless Age Communications Inc. (Also known as Vertility Technology Corporation) (PINKSHEETS: WLSA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter J. Murphy as President of Vertility Capital Corporation effective immediately. Mr MarketWire

Security Benefit Partners With fi360
Security Benefit Corporation, a leading provider of retirement savings and income vehicles throughout the nation, today announced it has formed a partnership with fi360, the premier organization for fiduciary education, investment analytics, support services, and industry insights for financial professionals. MarketWire

Coronet Metals Inc. Completes Social Baseline Study
Coronet Metals Inc. ("Coronet") (TSX VENTURE: CRF)(OTCQX: CORMF)(FRANKFURT: 2CM) is pleased to announce completion of the social baseline report (the "report") for the Yanamina advanced stage gold project ("the Yanamina Project") in Ancash, Peru. MarketWire

Mortgagebot's Online Lending Technology Supports 25 Percent Increase in Loan Production for Bank of Colorado
Bank of Colorado, a $2 billion-asset institution headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo., has increased total loan production, up about 25 percent in the last two years, with the use of PowerSite®, an integrated point-of-sale solution (IPOS) from Mortgagebot® (www.mortgagebot.com) MarketWire

King Resources, Inc. (KING) Graphite Merger Expenditure Indicates Up to $150 Million Worth of Assets
King Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KING) (http://www.king-resources MarketWire

In-Situ Bitumen Production to Create $41 Billion Canadian Infrastructure Market
The Canadian upstream industry for in-situ (well) production of bitumen will generate cumulative infrastructure orders of roughly $41 billion (U.S.) through the next ten years (2012-2021, according to the findings in a new research report, "Oil Sands and Heavy Oil Worldwide -- Production and Infrastructure Markets," just released by industrial and energy market research publisher SBI Energy MarketWire

Chicago Public Schools Mark Earth Day With Special Menu
Chartwells-Thompson Hospitality, the major food provider for Chicago Public Schools, marked Earth Day 2012 by serving a menu that features sustainably raised fish and locally grown fruits and vegetables. The special menu included: Asian baked fish with lo mein noodles, a blend of locally grown peas and carrots and Michigan apples. MarketWire

BidSync ProcurePointe(TM), Comprehensive Purchase-to-Pay SaaS Solution, Now Available
BidSync, a national leader in government e-procurement and e-sourcing software, announced today the availability of BidSync ProcurePointe™, a complete integrated purchase-to-pay solution MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Closing Gala to Be Hosted at The Bank
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, today announced that its signature Closing Gala will be held at The Bank, a world-class nightclub located in the Bellagio Resort Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. MarketWire

Skinny Nutritional Corp. Expands Chain Authorizations; Lowers Cash Loss by 28%
SKINNY NUTRITIONAL CORP. (OTCBB: SKNY) today announced net revenues of $5,660,930 (net of slotting fees of $368,132 and billbacks of $832,046) for the year ended December 31, 2011. This represents a decrease of $1,266,178, or 18%, as compared to revenues of $6,927,108 (net of slotting fees of $349,490 and billbacks of $1,129,007) for the year ended December 31, 2010 MarketWire

Prometric Signs Contract for International Software Engineer Certification Programme
Prometric, a trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, and ARM today announced a partnership for the design and delivery of the new ARM Accredited Engineer certification program. The program will launch initially in Mainland China and Taiwan, in mid-2012, and extend globally, reaching the United States, India and Western Europe. MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals Announces Spring Deals in Charleston, S.C. and Alabama's Gulf Coast
This spring, pack up the kids and head to Charleston, S.C. or Alabama's Gulf Coast to stay with Wyndham Vacation Rentals in one of the beautiful rental homes, villas, cottages or resort condos offered by ResortQuest® and enjoy special spring deals. MarketWire

SilverSun Technologies Issues CEO Letter
Mark Meller, Chairman, President and CEO of SilverSun Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SSNT) (OTCQB: SSNT), a preferred source for best-of-breed business management applications and professional consulting services, today issued a formal corporate update in the form of a CEO letter posted to the Company's web site at www.silversuntech.com. MarketWire

JCM Global Wins Bill Validator Contract at Oxford Casino
JCM Global is continuing a winning streak that began early last year, winning yet another contract for its award-winning iVIZION® bill validator. Now, JCM Global will be installing iVIZION bill validators on all 527 devices at the soon-to-open Oxford Casino in Maine. MarketWire

Leap Forward Gaming Announces Groundbreaking Picture-in-Picture Interface Solution
Leap Forward Gaming (LFG) and its principal, Ali Saffari, have a history of creating groundbreaking products that forever change the way the gaming industry does business. Now the company has done it again, this time with its revolutionary new Patron Display Interface (PDI) technology. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Launches Infrared Receivers for Universal Infrared 3D TV Shutter Eyewear
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) is broadening its optoelectronics portfolio with the release of two infrared (IR) receivers developed specifically for universal 3D TV glasses. MarketWire

Oceanic Research and Recovery Releases Details of Involvement in Emerald Discovery Featured on CBS News' 60 Minutes
Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ORRV), a marine salvage and exploration company, today confirmed that it has been involved with the discovery of emeralds made by Jay Miscovich and recently featured on CBS News' 60 Minutes. MarketWire

Friendly(R)'s Takes Pizza to a Cool New Place
What's round, with a delicious chewy crust and covered with rich toppings and great-tasting layers of flavor? If you guessed a pizza, you're right. But if you're thinking tomato sauce and cheese, think again. Friendly's introduces their newest dessert treat -- Ice Cream Pizza -- just in time for summer parties and warm weather meals. MarketWire

Ericsson's JV ST-Ericsson Announces New Strategic Direction
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Battelle Scientists Identify Potential Early Biomarker for Autism Spectrum Disorder
With recent research finding that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects one in 88 children in the U.S., Battelle scientists have identified a low-cost urine test that potentially predicts the presence of this complex developmental disorder at an early age. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for Former Blockbuster Video Corporate Headquarters, Warehouse, and Data Center Facility in McKinney, Texas
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by BV Realty Partners for the sale of a modern 888,096 sq. ft. industrial building on 47.8 acres situated at 3000 Redbud Boulevard in McKinney, Texas. Additionally, approximately 83 acres are available separately on the east and north sides of the property. MarketWire

SRS EHR Chosen Over Hospital-Subsidized EHR by Lakeside Orthopedics
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that Lakeside Orthopedics has selected the SRS EHR. Lakeside Orthopedics is located in Omaha, Nebraska, and has been providing quality orthopaedic care to patients in that area since 2004. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for Industrial Facility in Bishopville, South Carolina
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Ahlstrom Glass Nonwovens LLC for the sale of a single-story 117,260 sq. ft. industrial building on 20.39 acres situated in the Lee County I-20 Industrial Park in Bishopville, South Carolina. MarketWire

Cass Congratulates Nationwide Mutual Insurance for Winning Mobility Management Project of the Year
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company (Nationwide) was recently awarded Mobility Management Project of the Year by AOTMP for achieving exceptional results with its Employee Owned Smartphone project. An industry expert panel of judges determined the winners. Decisions were based on the overall impact the award winners made to their telecom environment. MarketWire

Fission Energy Enters into Agreement to Acquire Pitchstone Exploration Ltd.
FISSION ENERGY CORP. ("Fission" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE: FIS)(OTCQX: FSSIF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an Arrangement Agreement ("the Agreement"), whereby Fission has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Pitchstone Exploration Ltd. ("Pitchstone") by means of a Plan of Arrangement ("the Arrangement"). MarketWire

Send Word Now Named DRI International Notification System of the Year Finalist
Send Word Now, the leading global provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, announced today that it has been named a finalist in the Notification System of the Year category for DRI International's Awards of Excellence. MarketWire

Sotheby's International Realty Brand Enters Israel
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced the opening of Israel Sotheby's International Realty, servicing Tel Aviv. MarketWire

Cooper Aerobics Unveils New Website, Inspiring Visitors to Get Cooperized(TM)
Cooper Aerobics today unveiled its new website, cooperaerobics.com, giving visitors the health and wellness information they need to Get Cooperized™. Getting Cooperized is at the heart of all things Cooper -- eight diverse entities dedicated to helping people make good health a habit to live better, both sooner and later MarketWire

Yuupon's New Model Says Forget the "Flash" Save the Cash
Yuupon is ushering in a new era of online travel deals, replacing its former flash model with new flexibility and hundreds of additional bargain travel options at up to 60 percent off retail pricing, lower than the big name online travel sites, and available 365 days a year MarketWire

Announcing CampusCruiser Academic Alert, an Automated Academic Intervention Solution
CampusCruiser®, higher education's source for affordable and scalable cloud-based (SaaS) solutions, today announced the release of CampusCruiser Academic Alert. MarketWire

Escalade Reports 9% Increase in First Quarter Revenue
Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ: ESCA) announced that net income for the first quarter of 2012 was $1.6 million, or $0.12 basic and diluted earnings per share compared to net income of $1.2 million or $0.09 basic and diluted earnings per share for the same quarter in 2011. Net revenues for the first quarter of 2012 were 9% higher than the same quarter last year MarketWire

Nine Years, 700+ Stock Trades and Only 26 Losers -- Sound Valuable?
It's commonly known that over 90% of those who try to trade for themselves lose money. What if, however, over 95% of all your trades were winners? Subscribers to the BullTrade.com Special Membership receive "Stock Alerts" that have performed incredibly well over the long-term. Over the past nine years there have been over 700 closed out "Stock Alert" trades and ONLY 26 losers MarketWire

Chilean Government Announces Plan to Expand Marine Reserves Around Easter Island, Reports Oceana
The Chilean Government has announced its intention to expand the Salas y Gómez marine reserve and to create a smaller reserve in Hanga Roa Bay -- the harbor right off the main town and capital of historic Easter Island. This new marine conservation plan for Easter Island is set to be established by the end of the year. MarketWire

Suff Holdings Signs LOI to Acquire Controlling Interest in Mobile Smartphone and Tablet App Builder / Developer
Suff Holdings, FKA Suffer, (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) today announced that the company has signed a Letter of Intent with Apps4less, a Mobile Smartphone and Tablet App Builder/ Developer. MarketWire

Outdoor Spaces Opens New Office in Leesburg, VA, Welcomes New Landscape Designer
This spring, the landscaping design company Outdoor Spaces expanded their professional staff and opened a new office at 21 Wirt Street, S.W. in Leesburg, Virginia. Aaron Goetz recently joined the company as a Designer. Goetz holds a B.S. in Landscape Architecture from West Virginia University and worked as an intern designer for another landscape design company in Northern Virginia MarketWire

Citigroup Inc. (C) Investor Lawsuit Over CEO's Compensation Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed by an investor in Citigroup Inc. (C) against the directors of Citigroup for awarding more than $54 million of compensation in 2011 to certain top executives, including an almost $15 million pay to its CEO. MarketWire

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Investor Lawsuit Against CEO in Connection With Loans Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed by an investor in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) against the CEO and other directors of Chesapeake Energy Corporation in connection with certain loans to the CEO. MarketWire

BillMyParents Financial Literacy Month Sweepstakes Educates Teens
BillMyParents, Inc. (OTCQB: BMPI) (OTCBB: BMPI) -- the Responsible Teen Spending Company -- has launched the "Money Quiz Sweepstakes" in honor of Financial Literacy Month, which is celebrated nationwide throughout April MarketWire

KMA Global Solutions International Inc. CEO, Jeffrey Reid Exclusive Interview on StockTradersTalk Radio
KMA Global Solutions International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KMAG) a supplier of EAS and RFID solutions for the retail industry will be a featured guest in an exclusive live interview tonight at 8pm EDT. MarketWire

Maxwell Systems Is Proud to Sponsor an Economic Webcast: A Construction Recovery At Last -- But How Long And How Strong?
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of complete construction business management software solutions, today announced its sponsorship of an economic webcast presented by chief economists from Reed Construction Data, the Associated General Contractors of America, and the American Institute of Architects. MarketWire

Premier Holding Corp. Appoints Former Green Central Energy CEO, Nancy Nguyen, as President of WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. Subsidiary and Secretary of Premier Holding Corp.
Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) announced today the appointment of Nancy Nguyen as the President of the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc., and Secretary of Premier Holding Corp. Ms. Nguyen was previously the CEO and President of Green Central Energy Solutions, Inc. an operating subsidiary of Green Central Holdings Inc. (ESCo). Ms MarketWire

Premier Holding Corp. Announces the Appointment of Kevin Donovan, Chief Executive Officer and President
Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) announced today the appointment of Kevin B. Donovan, Chief Executive Officer and President of Premier Holding Corp. Previously, Mr. Donovan was appointed to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc., on February 22, 2012. Mr. Donovan is the sole director of Premier Holding Corp MarketWire

9th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference
The 9th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference will be held in Manhattan at the New York Athletic Club on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. MarketWire

California Public Utilities Commission Approves Accelerated Water Revenue Adjustment Mechanism (WRAM) and Modified Cost Balancing Account (MCBA) Amortization
(NYSE: CWT) -- At its meeting Thursday, April 19, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued a decision adopting a compromise position proposed by California Water Service Company (Cal Water), the CPUC's Division of Ratepayer Advocates (DRA), and three other water utilities MarketWire

Two Standout City Colleges of Chicago Students Selected to Participate in NanoProfessor Internship Program
NanoProfessor®, a division of NanoInk®, Inc. focused on nanotechnology education, announced today that in conjunction with the City Colleges of Chicago, two City Colleges of Chicago students have been selected to participate in the NanoProfessor Internship Program. MarketWire

SEI Appoints Paul Swanson Head of US Asset Management Distribution
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today the appointment of Paul Swanson as head of U.S. asset management distribution for SEI. In this role Paul will be responsible for developing and maintaining strategic relationships with large distributors, driving asset and revenue growth, and managing SEI's strategic sales plan for the company's U.S. asset management distribution efforts MarketWire

Dynamic Ventures Corp Starts $15 Million Project
Dynamic Ventures Corp. (OTCBB: DYNV) today announced its wholly owned subsidiary Bundled Builder Solutions Inc. broke ground on a new development in Stanley, North Dakota called Stanley Pasture. MarketWire

QUMAS Opens New Asian Office in Singapore
QUMAS, the global leader in regulatory compliance solutions, today announced the opening of a new Asian office in Singapore. This office will serve as a base for QUMAS Sales and Marketing in Asia, as well as provide a central hub for QUMAS Professional Services and Partners in the region. MarketWire

ValCom, Inc. Corporate Headquarters Relocated to New Jersey
ValCom, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VLCO) has announced today the relocation of its principal place of business to 429 Rockaway Valley Road, Boonton Township, New Jersey 07005. The move marks an initial step in new management's plan to revamp ValCom, and the way its board of directors and management intend to run operations. MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Receives Key U.S. Patent Allowance
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostics, today announced receipt of a patent allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") for Patent Application 12/800,556 titled, "MICRORNAS AND USES THEREOF MarketWire

Mr. Allen Simon to Chair Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s (SFMI) Newly Formed Advisory Board Committee
SILVER FALCON MINING, INC. (OTCBB: SFMI) announces today that Mr. Allen Simon will chair the Company's newly established "Advisory Board Committee." MarketWire

FINRA Approves Z3 Enterprises Name Change To HPEV, Inc.
(OTCQB: WARM) Pursuant to shareholder approval received on March 28, 2012, FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, approved, on April 20, 2012, Z3 Enterprises, Inc. name change to HPEV, Inc. to be made effective today, April 23, 2012 MarketWire

The Millennium Apartments Wins 2012 Landmark Award, 2nd Honor This Year
The Millennium Waterway Ave is making an impact on the greater Houston area, and gaining recognition for doing so. The apartments in The Woodlands TX just won the 2012 Landmark Award in the Multifamily category. The Millennium also earned its developer the Partnership for Innovative Energy Solutions earlier this year. MarketWire

Meridian Certified by Brandon Hall Group as Smartchoice Solution Provider
The Brandon Hall Group has certified Meridian Knowledge Solutions as a Smartchoice® Solution Provider of learning management systems. The Smartchoice Program is a rigorous solution provider evaluation process focusing on four core areas: Client Support, Cost of Ownership, Functionality and Capability MarketWire

Buddy Fruits Introduces Two New Pure Fruit Bites Flavors
Buddy Fruits today announces the addition of two new flavors, banana and blackcurrant, to its line of Pure Fruit Bites, which currently include apple, orange, raspberry, pomegranate and acai. Buddy Fruits Pure Fruit Bites are made of 100 percent fruit and are the perfect on-the-go snack for fruit lovers of all ages! MarketWire

Nokia Makes Internet Access Faster and Easier With New Browser for Series 40 Devices
Nokia Browser 2.0 delivers enhanced speedsand a new user interface for afaster, better way to explore the web- Powered by cloud-based servers, it delivers accelerated browsing andreducesdata consumption by up to 90%, without compromising the internet experience- Web apps from the expanding catalog are easier than ever to explore andinstall right in the browser MarketWire

Company Receives an Order to Install 400 Solar Powered Well Pumps in Middle East
Syncronys International (PINKSHEETS: SNTL) is pleased to announce that it has received an order valued at $4.5 million to install 400 solar powered well pumps in Pakistan. Rex Gay, Syncronys CEO, says that "We are very gratified to be able to utilize our technology to provide reliable, durable, and simple to use solar pump systems to supply water for rural Pakistan communities MarketWire

Kandi Technologies Chairman Donates Personal Ownership of 11 Pure EV Patents to the Company
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), announced today that the intellectual property rights relating to eleven key pure electric vehicle (EV) patents developed and previously personally owned by Mr MarketWire

XcelMobility Announces 2nd Supply Contract Negotiations Underway With ZTE Corporation, World's 3rd Largest Telco Equipment Manufacturer
XcelMobility Inc. (OTCBB: XCLL) ("Xcel" or the "Company"), a developer of high speed web browsing solutions and related performance enhancing products for mobile devices, is pleased to announce negotiations are proceeding with telecommunications giant ZTE (www.zte.com.cn/en) for an exclusive agreement to introduce Xcel's flagship Mach 5 Xcelerator to the burgeoning mobility market in Indonesia. MarketWire

Digital Payment Technologies Completes License-Plate-Enabled Parking Deployment in Flint, Mich.
Today, Digital Payment Technologies (http://www.digitalpaytech.com) (DPT) announced the License-Plate-Enabled Parking deployment of 30 LUKE II parking pay stations in the city of Flint, Mich. These high-tech, solar-powered, LUKE II parking pay stations will operate in a Pay-by-License Plate (PBL) mode and will provide Flint with additional revenue, while improving parking turnover MarketWire

Summer Fashion Has Arrived at Scrubs & Beyond
With summer just around the corner, there has never been a better time to rev up your scrubs wardrobe. Scrubs & Beyond -- Always First In Fashion™ is excited to reveal their new colors and styles, just in time for the summer season. Scrubs & Beyond is carrying several new designs from old favorites MarketWire

Orgenesis Inc. Appoints Ex FDA Officer and Diabetes Authority to Scientific Advisory Board
Orgenesis Inc. (OTCBB: ORGS) ("Orgenesis" or the "Company"), a development stage company with a novel therapeutic technology dedicated to convert a patient's own liver cells into functional insulin-producing cells as a treatment for diabetes, is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. G. Alexander Fleming, M.D. to the Company's Scientific Advisory Board. MarketWire

Young Author Peirce Stern Sells 670 Copies in 3 Days
Over its three-day free promotional period, a new investment book titled "Reins of Hysteria," sold 670 copies. The 23-year-old first time author woke up Friday morning to find the eBook's Amazon Rank had climbed to #1 in Banks & Banking, #2 in Investments, and #456 in Free in Kindle Store MarketWire

Appian World 2012 Draws Record Attendance
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, today announced that last week's Appian World 2012 conference attracted record attendance with nearly 700 registrations and more than 600 attendees MarketWire

AnythingIT Completes Tenth Year Managing Free E-Waste Recycling and Asset Recovery Program for Fujitsu America Customers
AnythingIT (OTCBB: ANYI), a leading information technology (IT) Asset Recovery and E-Waste handler for government and commercial markets, today announced the completion of its tenth year managing its Free E-Waste Recycling & Asset Recovery Programs for customers of Fujitsu America MarketWire

Airway Management Forms Dental Institute of Sleep Medicine
Airway Management (www.amisleep.com) has formed the Dental Institute of Sleep Medicine (http://amisleep.com/training) for the purpose of training dental practitioners in the use of TAP® oral appliance therapy for sleep disordered breathing. Upcoming courses are sponsored by TAP®, VirtuOx, and Patterson Dental. MarketWire

AMA Houston Announces Early Bird Spring Membership Drive
The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association, the area's leading marketing organization, announces its Early Bird New Membership Drive, which runs until Monday, April 30, 2012. Recognized as one of the nation's top chapters, AMA Houston is offering special rewards to all area professionals joining the AMA community through the end of April. MarketWire

Constellation Research Kicks Off 2012 SuperNova Awards for Innovators in Technology
Constellation Research, Inc. announces the kickoff of the 2012 SuperNova Awards, the only awards to recognize trailblazers that have overcome the odds to successfully implement new technologies within their organizations. The 2012 SuperNova Awards will recognize technology leaders in the following categories: MarketWire

Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI) Announces Letter to Shareholders
Alternet Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: ALYI) (PINKSHEETS: ALYI) today announced the availability of a Letter to Shareholders from company Chairman and CEO, Henryk Dabrowski, which can be downloaded from the company's website MarketWire

Funambol Named Recipient of 2012 Mobile Merit Award
Funambol, the leading provider of white-label personal cloud solutions for mobile providers, today announced that it was recently named the winner of the 2012 Mobile Merit Award in the Mobile Apps category for overall enabler. The Mobile Merit Awards recognize companies and technologies that shape the way the world communicates today MarketWire

White Plains Introduces New Recreation Programs for Children With Special Needs
This month the White Plains Central School District PTA Special Needs Committee is launching a new series of programs for children with special needs. The Special Needs Committee is developing and facilitating the programs through a partnership with the White Plains Recreation Department MarketWire

Two Patent Litigators Join King & Spalding in New York
Veteran patent litigators Tony V. Pezzano and Michael P. Dougherty have joined the intellectual property practice of King & Spalding as partners in the New York office, the firm announced today. They joined King & Spalding from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, where Pezzano was a partner and Dougherty a special counsel. MarketWire

"Avengers Assemble!" in Dane-Elec's Newest Marvel USB Drives
Dane-Elec, a global leader in consumer electronics, today announced Marvel's The Avengers USB drive product line with Marvel Entertainment, LLC. The four Avengers characters featured in Marvel's The Avengers movie premiering this May -- Captain America, The Hulk, Thor and Iron Man -- will be brought to life in the form of 8 gigabyte (GB) flash drives MarketWire

BLiNQ Networks Launches Field Trials With Small Cell Backhaul Solution
BLiNQ Networks Inc., the pioneer in small cell wireless backhaul solutions, today announced that it completed two field trials; one with a tier one global mobile operator and another with a fixed access provider in Europe. Additional trials in North America and Europe are scheduled in Q2 2012 MarketWire

Mercent CEO Eric Best Presenting at 2012 Magento Imagine Conference; Industry Thought-Leader Delivering Insight on Retail eCommerce Strategies That Improve Customer Acquisition and Sales
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, today announced its CEO Eric Best is presenting at this year's Magento Imagine Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Mr MarketWire

MMRGlobal Recalibrates Sales and Marketing Strategy
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced a major change in the Company's sales and marketing strategy, supplementing its existing distribution channels to build a faster bridge to revenue, starting immediately MarketWire

Baby Boomers Create Huge Opportunity for Home Health International
Home Health International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HHII) is well positioned to capitalize on the opportunity the baby boomers present for home health and care giving services. Seniors are now the fastest growing population in the U.S MarketWire

Catasys, Inc. Announces $3.4 Million Private Placement Led by Affiliate of Chief Executive Officer
Catasys, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CATS) announced today that it has closed a private placement to raise approximately $3.4 million with institutional and other accredited investors. The investment round was led by Socius Capital Group, LLC ("Socius"), an affiliate of Terren S. Peizer, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, which purchased $765,000 of common stock and warrants MarketWire

ZBB Energy Ships Four Complete ZBB EnerSystems to Fast-Growing Global Customer Base
ZBB Energy Corp. (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a distinct leader in energy storage and power control platforms that integrate renewable and conventional sources, has shipped four additional ZBB EnerSystems™ to customers around the world since its inaugural shipment announced mid-February. MarketWire

CornerWorld Selected by Provost Umphrey Law Firm to Manage Marketing Initiative
CornerWorld Corporation (OTCBB: CWRL) announced today that its subsidiary, Enversa Companies, LLC ("Enversa"), has created a partnership with Media Masters, Public Relations firm that creates strategic communications plans for law firms. MarketWire

Ramtron Added to NVIDIA Preferred Vendor List, Exhibiting at GPU Technology Conference 2012 in San Jose, Calif.
Ramtron International Corporation (NASDAQ: RMTR), a leading developer and supplier of nonvolatile ferroelectric random access memory (F-RAM) and integrated semiconductor products, today announced that it has been added to NVIDIA's Preferred Vendor List and has been invited to participate in the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2012 in San Jose, CA on May 14-17. MarketWire

DISH Announces Conference Call for First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) will host a conference call at noon ET on Monday, May 7, 2012 to discuss its first quarter financial results. The dial-in number is (800) 616-6729. MarketWire

JDSU and Frontier Collaborate to Deliver Broadband Services to Rural Communities
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today introduced a new installment to its "JDSU from a Different View" campaign focused on its work with Frontier Communications to deliver reliable, high-speed broadband communications services to rural communities throughout West Virginia. Frontier is a leading provider of voice, broadband and video services in 27 states in the U.S. MarketWire

Give a Forever Home to an Adopted Pet at PetSmart Charities(R) National Adoption Weekend, May 4-6
Looking to add a pet to your family this spring? Gain a loving companion and save a life by adopting your dog, cat, puppy or kitten at PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, sponsored by PetSmart®, from May 4-6 at your neighborhood PetSmart store MarketWire

DigitalGlobe and European Space Imaging Out-Distance Competitors in Key European Program
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and its partner European Space Imaging, a leading supplier of high-resolution satellite imagery in Europe and North Africa, today announced the results of the 2011 Control with Remote Sensing (CwRS) Campaign. The CwRS Campaign supports the member states in the implementation of the European Union's (EU) Common Agricultural Policy. MarketWire

Metso to sign contract of vertical grinding technology to MMX mining company in Brazil
Metso Corporation's press release on April 23, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. local time Metso has signed a contract with MMX mining company in Brazil containingvertical grinding technology MarketWire

Ortsbo's "Live & Global" Presents First International IZOD IndyCar Series Chat-Live from Sao Paulo, Brazil
Ortsbo (www.ortsbo.com), the world's leading real-time experiential communications platform, will host a "Live & Global" Q&A on Friday, April 27, from Sao Paulo, Brazil, site of the IZOD IndyCar Series' Sao Paulo Indy 300. MarketWire

Amtel Names Tech Veteran Richard Bliss as New Chief Marketing Officer
Amtel Inc., the industry's first integrated solution for managing mobile device security and telecom expenses, today announced the appointment of Richard Bliss to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. Bliss will lead the development, coordination, and execution of the company's marketing and communications strategies and initiatives. MarketWire

Carolina Biological Supply Company Pairs Oracle ATG Commerce With Oracle's JD Edwards to Transform Business-to-Business Commerce
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

New Norton Secured Seal Is the Most Recognized Trust Mark on the Internet
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) announced today that it is combining the power of the VeriSign checkmark with the industry-leading Norton brand to create the most recognized trust mark on the Internet -- the Norton™ Secured Seal. It will be displayed more than half a billion times per day in 170 countries on websites and in search results on enabled browsers MarketWire

Three New Independent Directors Identified by Stockholders Appointed to Digirad Board of Directors
Digirad Corporation (NASDAQ: DRAD) today announced that it appointed three new independent directors to its Board of Directors, effective immediately: Jeffrey E. Eberwein, Charles M. Gillman and James B. Hawkins MarketWire

PageUp People Executive Appointed Contributor to Forbes.com
PageUp People™, a Multinational Talent Management solutions provider, today announced that Sylvia Vorhauser-Smith, the company's senior vice president of Research, was named as a contributor to Forbes.com MarketWire

WorkForce Software Announces Strong First Quarter Performance
WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands, today shared details of its results from the first quarter of 2012 MarketWire

Tytan Issued Patents on 4N1 Bucket
Tytan Holdings Inc. ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: TYTN) is pleased to announce that the U.S. Patent Office has issued a patent on all 8 features of the Tytan 4N1 (Four-in-One) Bucket. These 8 improved features will be protected by U.S. Patent law MarketWire

Tensilica Expands Dataplane Processor R&D Center in Pune, India
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it has moved its research and development center in Pune, India, to a new building, doubling the space previously available. Tensilica plans to increase headcount by at least 50 percent in the next year MarketWire

Tensilica Adds Support for Dynamic Resolution Adaptation Audio Standard to HiFi Audio DSP Library
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it has added support for the Dynamic Resolution Adaptation (DRA) standard to its library of over 100 audio encoders, decoders and sound enhancement packages for its popular HiFi Audio DSP (digital signal processor) family MarketWire

Tensilica Reaches Audio DSP Milestones: 300 Million HiFi Audio/Voice DSPs, Over 100 Software Packages, More Than 30 Partners
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it has reached several important milestones for its leading HiFi Audio/Voice DSPs (digital signal processors), the most widely-used audio/voice DSP IP cores on the market MarketWire

Everbridge Introduces Industry's First Mobile GIS Emergency Notification and User-Configurable Call-Throttling Capabilities
Everbridge, Inc., an industry-recognized leader in incident notification and management solutions, today announced the newest release of Everbridge Aware™, Everbridge Mobile Aware™ and Everbridge SmartGIS™ MarketWire

MELA Sciences to Host Investor Meeting May 7, 2012 in New York
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that has developed MelaFind®, today announced that it will host a meeting for investors and analysts on Monday, May 7, 2012, 10-11 AM ET in New York City. MarketWire

GE Global Research Selects eprentise
General Electric Global Research has selected eprentise, the Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) transformation software company, to execute significant changes within their current EBS instances. With a mission of streamlining operations and reducing infrastructure costs, GE Global Research is interested in reducing the number of EBS instances MarketWire

WiFi Wireless Begins College Road Tour
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WFWL) announced today that it is ready to take its marketing team on the road. Specifically WiFi Wireless will now begin implementation of its plan to target the college consumer. The primary objective will be to sell its "WiFly Wings User Pass by WiFi Wireless, Inc." and install it on customers' new and already owned mobile devices MarketWire

Free Webinar for Small Business Owners: Improving ROI With Email Marketing
Stamps.com® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS® postage online and shipping software to over 400,000 customers, is pleased to announce a free webinar for small business owners to discuss how using email marketing can improve ROI and increase revenue MarketWire

Incapsula Makes Cloud Security Personal
Incapsula, a cloud-based website security and performance service, today announced that it has expanded its service offering to provide enterprise-grade security and performance to small business and personal websites. The new service plan is expected to boost website speed and performance while offering protection against botnet attacks, comment spammers and other undesired automated traffic. MarketWire

Oracle Beats NetApp Results on SPECsfs2008 NFS Benchmark at Less Than Half the Price, Sets Two-Node World Record
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

New Study Finds a Protein Combination (Soy, Whey, Casein) is Best to Consume Post-Workout for Building Muscle
Today at Experimental Biology 2012, Dr. Blake Rasmussen and colleagues presented a new and first-of-its-kind clinical study: "Effect of Protein Blend vs. Whey Protein Ingestion on Muscle Protein Synthesis Following Resistance Exercise." The results of this study suggest that a protein blend (combination of soy, whey and casein) may be best to consume post-workout for building muscle MarketWire

Milyoni and FUNimation(R) Launch Largest Video Library Available to Stream on Facebook
Milyoni, the leader in social entertainment, and FUNimation® Entertainment, the leader in Anime, have teamed up to offer the largest video library available on Facebook. Anime fans can now access a catalog of over 430 FUNimation episodes and movie titles through the company's Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/FUNimation MarketWire

First California to Report 2012 First Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, April 26, 2012
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL) today announced that the company will issue its 2012 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 26, 2012, and host a conference call that same day at 11 a.m. Pacific (2 p.m. Eastern) to review the company's financial performance and answer questions. MarketWire

Locution Systems & Alert Public Safety Solutions Announce Completion of Alert RESPONDER CAD Interface to Locution Systems' CADVoice(R) Fire Station Alerting & Automated Dispatching System
Locution Systems, Inc MarketWire

Teche Reported 13.9% Higher EPS in Second Quarter 2012 Compared to Second Quarter 2011; Solid Earnings Trend Continues
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, today reported on earnings for the Company for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, the second quarter of fiscal year 2012. MarketWire

Digital Analytics Association Selects iPerceptions for 'Voice of Customer' Analytics
DAA NY Symposium -- iPerceptions Inc., a leading provider of online Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics based on real visitor feedback, today announced that the Digital Analytics Association (DAA), formerly known as the Web Analytics Association (WAA), has chosen iPerceptions' webValidator Continuous Listening solution to address its VoC needs for the www.digitalanalyticsassociation.org site. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Sets Fiscal Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call for Monday, May 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. ET
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a distinct leader in energy storage and power control platforms that integrate renewable and conventional sources, will hold a conference call on Monday, May 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss results for its third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2012 MarketWire

Telx Launches Interactive Marketplace to Connect Clients
Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud computing enablement services and data center solutions, today announced the launch of the Telx Connect Marketplace, a unique service that facilitates commerce between Telx clients and helps foster the development of new business relationships across a variety of industry sectors MarketWire

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend of $0.08 per Share
Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. ("Company") (NYSE Amex: UVE) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.08 per share to be paid on July 9, 2012, to shareholders of record on June 26, 2012. The board further indicated that it expects to declare additional quarterly dividends in the same amount to shareholders of record in the third and fourth quarters of 2012 MarketWire

Nextrials to Discuss Utilizing EHRs for Clinical Trial Data Collection at the 2012 Bio-IT World Expo
James Rogers, co-founder and CEO of Nextrials, Inc. (www.nextrials.com), will co-lead a workshop discussing how the integration of electronic data capture (EDC) and electronic health record (EHR) platforms enables the use of EHRs for clinical research at this week's Bio-IT World Conference & Expo at Boston's World Trade Center. In a pre-conference event being held Tuesday, April 24 at 8:00 a MarketWire

iBridge Selects Oracle's Pillar Axiom 600 Storage System as the Foundation for Its New Secure Data Center
(NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Melissa Data to Highlight Data Quality Solutions at COLLABORATE 12: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community
WHAT: Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, will be exhibiting at COLLABORATE 12 and demonstrating Contact Zone, its flagship open source data integration software optimized for sophisticated contact data quality. WHY: Contact data is always in flux and can quickly deteriorate MarketWire

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense a Featured Panelist at DNV KEMA Utility of the Future Leadership Forum 2012
Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations & Environment Dorothy Robyn will be a featured panelist at DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability's fifth annual Utility of the Future Leadership Forum, "Pathway to excellence." Robyn will serve on a panel titled "Customers at the helm" at the DNV KEMA forum, May 14-16, 2012, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, DC. MarketWire

Scalp Conditions Handbook: Skincare-News.com Publishes eBook Concerning Treatment Options for Itchy, Irritated Scalps
Scalp conditions can be both embarrassing and tricky to treat, so it's crucial to research treatment options when faced with concerns like dandruff, scalp psoriasis or a dry, flaky scalp. The latest Skincare-News MarketWire

Acer's New AC100 Micro Server Brings the Data Center to the Desk; Now Shipping to Customers in Canada
MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Enhances Secure the Edge(TM) Portfolio With New Mobile Security Applications and Services
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc MarketWire

Papelian Joins Accounting Management Solutions
Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), the Northeast's leading provider of outsourced accounting, financial management, and consulting services for private, public, and nonprofit organizations, today announced the addition of Maryellen Papelian to the team as the director of the AMS Business Process Consulting practice. MarketWire

MIT Sloan's Private Equity Symposium to Spotlight Opportunities in the Maturing Asset Class, Global Evolution, and Industries of Today and Tomorrow
How do private equity companies unlock the value of their maturing assets? In what developing nations are private equity firms making inroads? And what is the future of private equity in the healthcare, technology, and media industries? MarketWire

The Linux Foundation Adds Five New Members From Japan
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that five new companies from Japan are joining the organization: Ashisuto, Aisin AW, JVC KENWOOD Corporation, NTT DATA MSE, and Turbo Systems. MarketWire

Regency Resources Unveils Breakthrough Business Model
Regency Resources, Inc MarketWire

Howard M. Dratler Joins Liquid Robotics as Executive Vice President of Global Sales
Liquid Robotics®, an ocean data services provider and developer of the Wave Glider®, the first wave-powered marine robot, today announced that Howard M. Dratler, formerly CEO of Panzura, Inc., and veteran, high technology sales executive, has joined the company to lead the global sales and business development organization. Mr MarketWire

Protegrity and Teradata Join Forces to Secure Private Clouds
Protegrity USA, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end data security solutions and the premier security partner for Teradata, will highlight its strategic partnership with Teradata, the analytic data solutions company, at Teradata Universe, April 22-25 in Dublin, Ireland MarketWire

Founders of the Candidate Experience Awards Next Featured Guests on the Bill Kutik Radio Show
Three founders of the Candidate Experience Awards -- Elaine Orler, president of Talent Function; Gerry Crispin, co-founder of CareerXroads; and Ed Newman, chief analyst for Inside Talent Management Technology -- today announced that they will appear as this week's featured guests on The Bill Kutik Radio Show®. MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power's PBIS-2000 Accepted by AIF Force Customer
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company") through its U.S. operating subsidiary, announced today that the Portable Balloon Inflation System (PBIS)-2000 unit has been formally accepted by the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command following on-site training by a team of the Company's engineers last week. MarketWire

SOA Software Delivers IBM DataPower Appliance Management
SOA Software, a leading provider of SOA governance, cloud and enterprise API management products, is augmenting the IBM WebSphere DataPower customer experience with its latest release of Policy Manager for DataPower MarketWire

Rotoblock Corp. (RTBC.OB) Reports 2011 Earnings Growth on Medical Waste Treatment Technology in China
Rotoblock Corp. (OTCBB: RTBC) announced consolidated net income for the year ended December 31, 2011 of $764,368 compared to a net loss of $715,391 for the year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Panama's Energy Firms Plan 720 Megawatts of Hydroelectric Power, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- Panama plans to increase installed capacity of hydroelectric power generation by 720 megawatts (MW) with 30 new hydropower plants. Seventeen of these projects are in a preliminary phase and seven are in an engineering phase, for a total investment of approximately $200 million MarketWire

Utilities in Kentucky to Spend Billions to Meet New EPA Rules, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Power plant emissions rules from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (Washington, D.C.) is driving several billion dollars of project spending at two affiliated electric utilities in the state of Kentucky MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Market Growth at 14% Through 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Global Computational Fluid Dynamics Market 2011-2015," to their collection of Automotive market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Infiniti-Research-Limited-v2680/Global-Computational-Fluid-Dynamics-6894709/ MarketWire

BMO Capital Markets Hires Industry Veteran Brian Belski as Chief Investment Strategist
BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), today announced that Brian Belski has joined the firm as Chief Investment Strategist, effective today. MarketWire

Eco-Safe Signs Contract With Monterey Fish Market of San Francisco
Eco-Safe Systems USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ESFS) is pleased to announce the sale of an NSF Registered Ozone Disinfection System to the Monterey Fish Market. MarketWire

Industrial Crane End Trucks End Rumblings of Ruin on Industrial Plant Infrastructure, WVSN Reports
Overhead industrial cranes commonly used to move heavy loads in industrial process applications may be contributing to the ruin of industrial plant-building structures according to Bret Lussow, Business Development Sales Manager for Harrington Hoists, Inc. MarketWire

Cleantech Transit Commences Commercial Operations of Biomass Gasification Facility & Increases Ownership
Cleantech Transit, Inc. ("Cleantech or the Company") (OTCBB: CLNO) is pleased to report that the 500 KW biomass facility located in Merced County, California has successfully completed its initial air quality inspection and is moving toward commencing commercial operations MarketWire

NEXT Financial Group Inc. Reacts to Trend of Top Financial Advisors Going Independent
For investors used to enlisting the services of financial planners, the names of big wirehouses are well known. For a long time, these major financial advisory firms have been seen as the ideal options for those seeking portfolio management or long-term wealth strategy MarketWire

Glassdoor Survey Reveals More Than One-Third of Americans Feel a Change in the White House Would Be Positive for Job Creation
Glassdoor, the leading social jobs and career community, has released the results of a new survey(1) conducted online on its behalf by Ipsos Media, revealing how Americans think the results of the upcoming presidential election will affect job creation, and which issues they want candidates to focus on when it comes to improving the outlook for jobs and unemployment. MarketWire

The California Women's Conference -- The Women's Economy Starts Here
The California Women's Conference, an internationally acclaimed forum for the world's most influential voices, hearts and minds, returns to the Long Beach Convention Center for its 28th conference on September 23-24th, 2012. This year's theme is "The Women's Economy Starts Here." MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces 2012 First Quarter Results
Commerce National Bank (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its ninth year of operation, announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Appoints Pasquale Pistorio as Director
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced the appointment at its Annual General Meeting of Pasquale Pistorio as a member to its Board of Directors with immediate effect. MarketWire

Viewfinity Privilege Management Solution Now Available on Carahsoft's GSA Schedule 70
Viewfinity (www.viewfinity.com), the innovator of privilege management solutions, today announced that the company's award-winning solutions are now available on the General Services Administration Schedule (GSA) through its partner, Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider MarketWire

Winner Affiliates Ready to Take the 2012 iGaming Super Show by Storm
The Winner family of brands continues to grow by leaps and bounds. MarketWire

Biota and Nabi Announce Proposed Merger
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) and Nabi Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: NABI) today announced the signing of a Merger Implementation Agreement to form a combined company Biota Pharmaceuticals, listed on NASDAQ and headquartered in the USA. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Automotive MEMS Market Growth at 10.2% CAGR Through 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Global Automotive MEMS Market 2011-2015," to their collection of Electronics market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Infiniti-Research-Limited-v2680/Global-Automotive-MEMS-6894706/ MarketWire

Heart Failure Patients Demonstrate Impressive Improvement With Novel, Less Invasive Technique Using BioVentrix Therapy
BioVentrix, the developer of minimally invasive therapies for the treatment of heart failure, will release this week the six-month results of a 26-patient trial demonstrating safety and feasibility of its proprietary system for use in EpiCardial Ventricular Restoration (ECVR) MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor to Present at Jefferies Global TMT Conference
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it is scheduled to present at Jefferies Annual Global TMT Conference, on Monday, May 7th at the Westin Hotel in New York City. Sean Riley, Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Infrastructure Business Unit, and Douglas Hunter, Chief of Staff and Vice President, Corporate Marketing, will be presenting. MarketWire

India Takes Spamming Crown From the U.S.
Sophos has published the latest 'Dirty Dozen' of spam relaying countries, covering the first quarter of 2012. In the space of a year, India has overtaken the United States to become the top global contributor of junk messages, responsible for relaying one in ten spam emails. MarketWire

Suntron Corporation Showcases Medical Industry Capabilities at BIOMEDevice Boston
Suntron Corporation, a leader in integrated electronics manufacturing systems (EMS) and embedded computing solutions, announces that it will showcase its capabilities for the medical industry in booth #531 at BIOMEDevice Boston, held April 25-26, 2012, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. MarketWire

All Nippon - Rev of FY2011 Forecast and Dividend
MarketWire

Nokia officially starts the development of its manufacturing facility in Vietnam
Reaffirming long-term commitment to the country and the company's strategy toconnect the next billion to information and the Internet Bac Ninh, Vietnam - In an official ceremony today, Nokia kicked-off thedevelopment of its manufacturing facility in Vietnam, to serve the growingdemand for mobile phones all over the world MarketWire

International Exhibitors Are Focusing on the dmexco: Only a Few Places Left!
The dmexco is experiencing strong demand from home and abroad: Approx. one week before the deadline expires on April 30th, over 420 exhibitors from all over the world have secured their space -- this corresponds to a further positive surface area growth of around 20 percent, to span a total area of over 50,000 sqm MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Application Performance Management Software Market Growth at 14% CAGR Through 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Global Application Performance Management Software Market 2011-2015," to their collection of Software & Services market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Infiniti-Research-Limited-v2680/Global-Application-Performance-Management-Software-6894697/ MarketWire

Linde Refuels Fuel-Cell Cars at HANNOVER MESSE Trade Show With TUV- Certified Green Hydrogen
Linde AG /Linde refuels fuel-cell cars at HANNOVER MESSE trade show with TÜV-certifiedgreen hydrogen. MarketWire

SEI Named Best Service Provider in Hedge Funds World Awards Middle East
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that it was named "Best Service Provider" at the 2012 Hedge Funds World Awards Middle East, recently held in Dubai, UAE. The awards, organized by Terrapinn, celebrate the achievements of individuals and companies that have positively contributed to the generation of absolute returns for Middle East investors MarketWire

Home Owners Across the Nation Sue All Bank Servicers and Their Offshore Havens; Spire Law Officially Announces Filing of Landmark Lawsuit
In a lawsuit alleged to involve the largest money laundering network in United States history, Spire Law Group, LLP -- on behalf of home owners across the Country -- has filed a mass tort action in the Supreme Court of New York, County of Kings MarketWire

Roosters Men's Grooming Center Receives Warm Welcome in Roseville
Representatives of the Roseville Chamber of Commerce and the local community gave a warm welcome to Roosters Men's Grooming Center (MGC) during the store's grand opening last month at Nugget Plaza. MarketWire

Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. Announces Dates for First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. (the "Company" or "AMTG") (NYSE: AMTG) today announced the Company will hold a conference call to review its first quarter financial results on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company's first quarter 2012 financial results will be released after the market closes on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 MarketWire

ADVA AG Optical Networking: Ad hoc: ADVA Optical Networking Reports Q1 2012 Financial Results With Profitability Above Guidance
ADVA AG OpticalNetworking / /Ad hoc: ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING REPORTS Q1 2012 FINANCIAL RESULTS WITHPROFITABILITY ABOVE GUIDANCE. Processed and transmitted by Thomson ReutersONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

Check Point Software Technologies Reports Record 2012 First Quarter Financial Results
Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Imtech: announcement of stock dividend exchange
Gouda, the Netherlands - Further to the announcement dated 5 April 2012 concerning the payment of dividend for the financial year 2011 Royal Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in and outside Europe) announces that the stock dividend exchange ratio (the number of stock dividend rights entitling to one new ordinary share of EUR 0.80 nominal value) has been fixed at 32. GlobeNewswire

AkzoNobel appoints Ton Büchner as new CEO
April 23, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Northern Logistic Property ASA : THE NOMINATION COMMITTEES RECOMMENDATION
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Ericsson's JV ST-Ericsson announces new strategic direction
GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Launches Life Sciences Partner Ecosystem to Drive Collaborative R&D Drug Processes
 World-leading life science data from Thomson Reuters Cortellis now available to third-party developers GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup ASA - Minutes of the Annual General Meeting
(Oslo, 23 April 2012) EDB ErgoGroup ASA has today held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the company's Annual Report and Accounts for 2011 were approved. The AGM approved the application of other equity to cover the loss for 2011 of NOK 24.1 million. GlobeNewswire

NOTICE CONVENING ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN RUSSIAN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT COMPANY AB (publ)
The shareholders in Russian Real Estate Investment Company AB (publ), company registration number 556653-9705, are hereby given notice to attend the annual general meeting at 10.00 a.m. on 21 May 2012 at Hotel Scandic Anglais in Stockholm, Sweden. Registration for the meeting commences at 9.30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Think Bus: cost effective for society, attractive for customers!
PRESS RELEASE GlobeNewswire

NIB finances Norwegian E-CO Energi's investments in hydropower
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the Norwegian energy company E-CO Energi have signed a loan totalling NOK 300 million (EUR 39 million) for financing investments in hydropower. GlobeNewswire

Santhera Shareholders Approve all Board Proposals at Annual Shareholders' Meeting
Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG /Santhera Shareholders Approve all Board Proposals at Annual Shareholders' Meeting . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Presentation of first quarter 2012
(2012-04-23) Kitron ASA presents its interim report for Q1 2012 on Thursday 26 April  2012 at 14:30 at Kitron ASA's head office, Olav Brunborgs vei 4, Billingstad. GlobeNewswire

EUROFORUM Deutschland SE: Study: Providers of complete FM solutions can only meet the challenges of the future by delivering a high level of service
EUROFORUM Deutschland SE /EUROFORUM Deutschland SE: Study: Providers of complete FM solutions can only meet the challenges of the future by delivering a high level of service . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft Firewall Evaluated Against National Institute of Standards and Technology's USGv6 Requirements
ICSA Labs Tests Stonesoft Firewall Appliance for High Availability and IPv6 Interoperability GlobeNewswire

Ground breaking partnership of 28 UK public sector organisations shortlisted for prestigious recruitment award after saving millions in public money
Over 1 million monthly visitors to Lumesse-powered West Midland careers site, WMJobs London, 23 April 2012: A ground breaking partnership of 28 public sector organisations in the UK has been shortlisted for a National PPMA Award* for Best Recruitment Partnership Project after building a leading-edge shared service for e-recruitment that has saved millions of pounds of taxpayers money GlobeNewswire

Notice of the Annual General Meeting of SinterCast AB (publ)
The shareholders of SinterCast AB (publ) ("SinterCast") are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday 24 May 2012, 17:00 hours, at the premises of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA), Grev Turegatan 16, Stockholm, Sweden. GlobeNewswire

Cynapsus Therapeutics Inc. : Cynapsus Therapeutics appoints Dr. Abraham Lieberman to Clinical Advisory Board
April 23, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Imtech technology partner for container terminal at the second Dutch Maasvlakte
Gouda - Royal Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside Europe) announces that APMT - AP Moller Terminal, part of the Maersk Group - has selected Imtech as partner, together with the constructing companies Dura Vermeer and GMB, to realise a high-tech container terminal at the second Dutch Maasvlakte GlobeNewswire

Algeta schedules first quarter 2012 results presentation, webcast and conference call
Oslo, Norway, 23 April 2012 - Algeta ASA (OSE: ALGETA), a company focused on the development of novel targeted cancer therapeutics, will announce its first quarter 2012 results on Thursday, 3 May 2012. A presentation by Algeta's senior management team to investors, analysts and the press will take place in Oslo at 10:00 CET. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins Svalin umbilical contract
23 April 2012 - Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Subsea 7 for the design and fabrication of a control umbilical for Statoil's Svalin C project on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is undisclosed. GlobeNewswire

First quarterly report 2012
Increase of 16% of adjusted net profit compared to FY11 Q4Adjusted net profit in FY12 Q1 €15.7 million (FY11 Q4: € 13.6 million)Number of transactions in FY12 Q1 2.4 millionBinckBank market leader in BelgiumRetail France contributes to profit BinckBank GlobeNewswire

RomReal : 2012 Annual General Meeting Minutes and Annual Overview
Please see below the attached Minutes of the RomReal 2012 AGM held on Friday 20 April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Fairstar Heavy Transport NV Board of Directors REJECTS Dockwise take over proposal
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has received an unsolicited, conditional,offer from Dockwise to acquire Fairstar shares at a purchase price of NOK 9.3 per share GlobeNewswire

Helsingin Sanomat is the first Finnish media company to provide a combo deal for an iPad and newspaper
The deal includes Apple's iPad* and a subscription to the digital edition of Helsingin Sanomat. If preferred, the standard, home-delivered version of the paper can be added to the package. GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Share Subscriptions Based on Stock Options 2007A
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

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