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Mukherjee asks sugar sector to use latest technology to improve production
Asserting that sugar plays a very significant role in India's agricultural and industrial economy, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday asked the sugar sector to use latest technology to improve the production and productivity. ANI

Facebook reveals firm's revenues rose, but profits fell in first quarter of 2012
Social networking giant Facebook has revealed in a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that the firm's revenues rose in the first quarter of this year, but its profits had fallen. ANI

Facebook expecting more 'Yahoo-like' patent infringement lawsuits
Social networking giant Facebook has revealed in a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that the firm is expecting more patent lawsuits. ANI

Facebook buys AOL patents from Microsoft for $550 mln
Social networking giant Facebook is paying Microsoft 550 million dollars to buy a chunk of the patent that the software firm recently acquired from AOL. ANI

TNR Gold's Gary Schellenberg Discusses Gold Mining in Alaska on Midas Letter Money
TNR Gold Corp. (TSX.V:TNR) Executive Chairman Gary Schellenberg talks about his company's flagship Shotgun Project, located 175 kilometres south of Donlin Creek within the Kuskokwim Gold Belt in Southwestern Alaska. The company acquired the remaining 50% of the project from Nova Gold Resources Inc, and so now controls 100% of the project ACN Newswire

INC Research Expands Infectious Diseases Team to Support Global Vaccine Development Research
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Automated Benefits' G. Scott Paterson Talks Cloud Computing and the Future of Insurance on Midas Letter Money
 Automated Benefits Corp. (TSX.V:AUT) Chairman G. Scot Paterson is the guest on Midas Letter Money in this segment recorded in Toronto. Paterson talks with host James West about the next wave in Cloud computing, and outlines how Automated Benefits is poised to capture market share in the drive towards insurance claim process automation ACN Newswire

Eastman CTO to Address Industrial and Construction Conference Sponsored by Wells Fargo Securities
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New Source Energy Corp. Launches Initial Public Offering
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Making Connected Health a Reality
"It is likely that in the next five to ten years, all diagnostic data will be delivered through a connected health mechanism," says Jim Post, President - North America, Alere Inc. Such a mechanism will enable physicians to deliver better patient care ACN Newswire

How CLOs Can Maximize the ROI of Enterprise Applications
Developing and creating the best system in the world is meaningless unless people are motivated to use it and have the know-how, says Jay Kuhlman, General Manager for North America, Assima. The organization must be ready for technological change, butthe key is small successes, not necessarily sweeping victories, he adds ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases SaaS Version of its ERP Package for Leasing Companies
Fujitsu Limited today announced that it is commencing sales of LEASING-1 Neo for SaaS, the SaaS version of its LEASING-1 Neo leasing ERP software package, to medium-sized leasing companies throughout Japan ACN Newswire

NEC Develops Educational Computer System for Kyoto University
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) recently announced the completion of an educational computer system for Kyoto University that began operating in March 2012.The new computer system is an information processing facility for use by students and teaching staff in the university's classrooms for educational and research purposes ACN Newswire

Media Contact:Clinton Karr(415) 432-2441Clinton.Karr@lewispulse.comResearch Shows High Percentage of Remote File Inclusion and SQL Injection Attacks Are AutomatedRedwood Shores, Calif., April 24, 2012 -Imperva, Inc ACN Newswire

German Federal Regulator Confirms Additional Benefit of Anti-cancer Agent Halaven(R) for Metastatic or Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
Eisai Co., Ltd ACN Newswire

Abbott Japan and Eisai have Cleared the Condition for Approval of Humira(R), a Fully Human Anti-TNF-Alpha Monoclonal Antibody, for Plaque Psoriasis and Psoriasis Arthropica in Terms of the All-Case Surveillance
Abbott Japan Co., Ltd. and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that they have received notification from Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) that the condition for approval of Humira(R) pre-filled syringe 40 mg/0 ACN Newswire

Jay Taylor Discusses Gold & Investments with Danielle Park and Julian Phillips on his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, "Turning Hard Times into Good Times"
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 23, 2012 - Jay Taylor, publisher of the J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks newsletter, talks gold and investments with Danielle Park and Julian Phillips, who are both first time guests on his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, ""Turning Hard Times into Good Times ACN Newswire

ST-Ericsson Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
ST-Ericsson, a joint venture of STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) and Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ending March 31, 2012 ACN Newswire

Endurance Appoints Nicholas Campbell as Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
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Astellas and Drais Partner to Develop Astellas Compound Through Telsar
Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503) ("Astellas") and Drais Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Drais") today announced that they have entered into a uniquely structured partnership to develop and commercialize an Astellas compound MarketWire

ClearSign Combustion Corporation Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering of Common Stock
ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock at a per share price of $4.00. The gross proceeds from the offering are expected to be $12 million. MarketWire

Black Tusk Updates Status of Altococha Technical Report
Black Tusk Minerals Inc. (OTCBB: BKTK) (the "Company") announces that as a result of a technical disclosure review by the British Columbia Securities Commission ("BCSC"), the Company is providing an update on its Requirement to file a compliant NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Altococha (Huanza) Property. MarketWire

Chartwells School Dining Services Celebrates Earth Day With Meatless and Sustainable Options in School Dining Centers
As the leading school foodservice provider, Chartwells School Dining Services is committed to providing healthy meals to our customers while building sustainable communities. Since Earth Day 2010, Chartwells has been highlighting meatless meal options on menus as part of our "Be a Flexitarian" program MarketWire

Fox Restaurant Concepts' Second Arizona Culinary Dropout and New Fish House & Oyster Bar Coming Soon
Spearheaded by Fox Restaurant Concepts, an indoor/outdoor urban dining and lounging hub is scheduled to open late Fall in the heart of Central Phoenix MarketWire

Denver Cosmetic Surgeon Receives Patients' Choice Award
Dr. Terrence Murphy of Murphy Plastic Surgery in Denver CO has received a top consumer rating from the independent physicians review site, gives the Patients' Choice award in recognition to doctors who make a difference in the lives of their patients. The honor is given only to those physicians who have received near perfect scores as voted by their patients online MarketWire

Insert Coin(s) Videolounge Gamebar Welcomes Bree Cohen as Music and Program Director
Insert Coin(s) Videolounge Gamebar is proud to formally announce Bree Cohen, aka DJ88, as the popular venue's Music and Program Director MarketWire

Brantley Capital Corporation Provides Dissolution Update
Brantley Capital Corporation (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: BBDC) today announced that it has been informed by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission") that the Commission has commenced administrative proceedings to revoke the registration of its shares MarketWire

Astonfield Co-Chairman Sourabh Sen to Speak on Energy Infrastructure at Lux Executive Summit
Astonfield Co-Chairman Sourabh Sen will be a featured panelist at the seventh annual Lux Executive Summit in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, discussing renewable energy infrastructure in emerging markets. MarketWire Launches Its GEO Location Based Search (OTCBB: FROG) announced that its new home page search feature is up and running. CEO Julian Spitari added, "We have been receiving many emails asking when this feature will be deployed. Our team has worked very hard to diligently perfect it. It is a very important part of our website and I am very happy with the way it is working MarketWire

Presstek to Offer Expanded 75DI Digital Offset Press Capabilities at drupa 2012
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST), a leading supplier of digital offset printing solutions to the printing and communications industries, today announced that it will be offering a wide range of new capabilities for its flagship 75DI digital offset press at drupa 2012 MarketWire

SOA Software Expands to Australia/New Zealand
SOA Software, a leading provider of SOA governance, cloud and enterprise API Management products, announced its expansion to Australia and New Zealand with the addition of Iain Goodway in charge of the region. The company decided to expand its business operations into the region in response to growing customer demand. MarketWire

Asm International N.V. Report First Quarter 2012 Operating Results
ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMI)and (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: ASM) reports today its first quarter(unaudited)operating results in accordance with US GAAP. MarketWire

World-Class Padua Stables Preparing Property, Potential Buyers for May 31 Auction
Satish Sanan, the prominent owner and breeder of thoroughbred race horses, will sell his world-class Padua Stables at a real estate auction on May 31. Available in two properties or as an entirety, J. P. King Auction Company is hosting a V.I.P. weekend showcasing Padua Stables to the biggest names in the equine industry. MarketWire

EON Reality Moves Into Fashion With EON Interactive Mirror -- Try on the Latest Fashion Virtually
EON Reality Inc., the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, is proud to announce the first installation of EON Interactive Mirror. This innovative and interactive 3D retail solution officially launched on April 12 with two systems installed at Raffles City mall, one of Singapore's largest shopping centres with approximately 3 million visitors passing through every month. MarketWire

Empire National Bank Announces Significant Growth in Core First Quarter Earnings
Empire National Bank (OTCQB: EMPK), today announced its operating results for the first quarter of 2012. Highlights for the quarter include: MarketWire

Acura Pharmaceuticals to Host First Quarter 2012 Financial Results Conference Call on May 2, 2012
Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACUR), a specialty pharmaceutical company innovating abuse deterrent drugs, today announced that the company plans to report financial results for the first quarter of 2012 following the close of financial markets on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. The company will host a conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. ET. MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: Water Infrastructure Issues in Focus at ACWA Conference
California's water infrastructure and options for revitalizing it will be in focus at the Association of California Water Agencies' (ACWA) 2012 Spring Conference & Exhibition, set for May 8-11 in Monterey. More than 1,700 local water leaders are expected to attend the event. MarketWire

Tears For Fears, Matisyahu, Katchafire, Three Dog Night and The Guess Who to Perform as Part of the Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair
Tears For Fears will perform on Wednesday, August 1, Matisyahu / Katchafire will perform on Sunday, July 15 and Three Dog Night / The Guess Who will perform on Sunday, July 29, as part of the Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair. As always, concert and action sports tickets include Fair admission. Select shows are on sale April 28. MarketWire

'Steel Magnolias' Meets Upstate New York in 'Black Chokeberry'
In 65-year-old Martha Nelson's debut novel, "Black Chokeberry," (, a chain-reaction of small disasters turns three women into unlikely allies as they face their lives. MarketWire

Kiddie Academy Recommends Beginning Summer Camp Selection Process Now
With school and after-school activities still in full swing, it's easy for parents to postpone thinking about summer camp programs for their children. But Claire Haas, vice president of education for Kiddie Academy, an educationally focused child care provider, says parents should act now to select and register their children, before popular camp programs fill up. MarketWire

North Valley Bancorp Announces Termination of Written Agreement
North Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: NOVB), the bank holding company of North Valley Bank, based in Redding, California (the "Company"), today announced the termination of the Written Agreement dated January 6, 2010 by and among North Valley Bancorp, North Valley Bank and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, effective as of April 16, 2012 MarketWire

SEACOR Holdings Announces Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2012
SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) today announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Net income attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 was $36.5 million, or $1.75 per diluted share, including net income from discontinued operations of $19.4 million, or $0.93 per diluted share MarketWire

MELA Sciences to Present at the 37th Annual Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that has developed MelaFind®, today announced that Joseph V. Gulfo, MD, President and CEO, will be presenting at the 37th Annual Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference in Boston, MA on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. MarketWire

Metalico to Discuss 1Q Results on May 3 Conference Call
Metalico, Inc. (NYSE Amex: MEA), a scrap metal recycler and lead products fabricator, will host a conference call on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss its earnings results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 and to provide an update on business developments. The Company is scheduled to release its results earlier that day. MarketWire

BSQUARE Corporation Schedules First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected devices, today announced that it currently plans to release its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012 after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, May 10, 2012. A conference call will follow at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time). MarketWire

Fortinet Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Revenues of $117.2 million, up 26% year over yearBillings of $137.0 million, up 28% year over yearGAAP diluted net income per share of $0.09Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.11Free cash flow of $46.9 millionCash, cash equivalents and investments of $600 MarketWire

HOJO to Don Draper: Sorry About the Pool, Your Next Stay Is On Us
We've all been there. You plan a weekend away only to check-in to your hotel and find that a much desired amenity -- the hotel pool -- is closed. It's enough to make a man mad. But, it shouldn't have to. So, to the Don Drapers of the world, the Howard Johnson® hotel brand would like to say this: We're sorry and your next stay is on us. MarketWire

Home Health International, Inc. Engages Top 100 Law Firm
Home Health International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HHII) is pleased to announce that it has engaged the law firm of Akerman Senterfitt to assist the Company with due diligence and contract preparation related to acquisition transactions that are presently under consideration by the Company. MarketWire

BBSI Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) (NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Century Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) reported a net loss of $3.9 million ($0.04 per basic and diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2012. Financial results were negatively impacted by an unrealized loss on forward contracts of $5.0 million primarily related to the mark to market of aluminum price protection options. Cost of sales for the quarter included a $17 MarketWire

Active Power Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW), manufacturer of continuous power and infrastructure solutions, reported results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Quantum Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results Conference Call
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced that it will issue a news release on its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012, ended March 31, 2012, on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, after the close of the market. The company will hold a conference call to discuss these results. MarketWire

Panera Bread Company Reports Q1 2012 Diluted EPS of $1.40, up 28%
Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA) MarketWire

American Realty Advisors Announces the Disposition of 100%-Leased Industrial Portfolio in Eastern Suburb of Washington, D.C.
American Realty Advisors, a leading provider of real estate investment management services for institutional investors, announced today the disposition of the Columbia Portfolio, an industrial complex comprised of three standalone, single-story buildings totaling 285,545 square feet in the city of Landover, an eastern suburb of Washington, D.C MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences Reports Strong First Quarter Results Driven by 13.5 Percent Sales Growth
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, today reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 of $65.1 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, compared to net income of $63.9 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, for the same period in 2011. First quarter diluted earnings per share increased 3 MarketWire

Li3 Energy Withdraws From Proposed Acquisition of New World Resource Corp. Lithium Project
Li3 Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: LIEG) ("Li3", "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and South America based global exploration and development company in the lithium and minerals sector, announces that it has withdrawn the Letter of Intent to acquire the option rights to the lithium assets of New World Resource Corp MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reports Results for First Quarter Ended March 31, 2012
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) (the "Company") today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Transcraft to Expand Operations and Add Jobs in Kentucky
Transcraft, a subsidiary of Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) and a leading producer of platform trailers, together with Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, today announced the expansion of its Trigg County operations in Cadiz, Ky. MarketWire

Provident Bank Consolidates Leadership and Bankers in Northern Market
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), announced it has consolidated the offices of their banking teams dedicated to serving businesses in Orange County. Rick Jones, Executive Vice President and Northern Market President also moved his office to Middletown, NY to work directly with the teams MarketWire

Axia Group (AGIJ) Collagenna Skin Care Introduces New Product (DermaMagie)
Axia Group (PINKSHEETS: AGIJ) ( Collagenna Skin Care Products/Melem Secret has recently introduced its latest product, DermaMagie. MarketWire

Trim Holding Group Announces Filing of Form 10-K/A (Amendment No. 1)
Trim Holding Group (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: TRHG) (OTCQB: TRHG) is pleased to announce that the Company's Form 10-K/A (Amendment No. 1) for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 has been filed and is available for review on the SEC EDGAR site. MarketWire

Healthcare Revenue Management Firm Automates Billing Processes With Westbrook Technologies FortisBlue
Westbrook Technologies, developer of Fortis™ and FortisBlue™ enterprise content management (ECM) software, today announced that Oncology Convergence, Inc. has implemented FortisBlue to increase the efficiency of billing processes for clients and ensure compliance with federal and insurance industry regulations. MarketWire

The Entrepreneur's Source's "Virtual and Reality" Events Target Aspiring Entrepreneurs at the Start a Business Weekend in Early May
Aspiring entrepreneurs are invited to participate in another exciting Start a Business Weekend Event and can do so either in-person or through "virtual technology." "We're changing the way people discover business ownership as a path to financial security," says Terry Powell, CEO and founder of The Entrepreneur's Source® (TES) MarketWire

AmericInn Hotels Highlight 2012 Annual National Convention With Special Service Event Supporting Military Families
AmericInn, one of the nation's leading mid-scale hotel companies, highlighted its 2012 annual convention, which took place Sunday, April 22nd through Tuesday, April 24th, with a military support outreach event, preparing hundreds of gift-filled tote bags, bicycles and game items to be donated to the families of America's military forces. MarketWire

Visible Technologies Named a Leader in Enterprise Listening Platform Category by Independent Research Firm
Visible Technologies®, the leader in social media monitoring, analytics, and services for enterprises globally, today announced that it has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave™ Enterprise Listening Platform report. Forrester Research, Inc MarketWire

Hastings Mutual Insurance Company CEO Bill Wallace Announces Retirement After 37 Years in the Insurance Industry
Hastings Mutual Insurance Company, an award winning, regional Property/Casualty insurance carrier in the Midwest today announced the retirement of Chief Executive Officer and President Bill Wallace. Wallace, originally from Boone, Iowa and graduate of the University of Iowa's College of Business Administration, served as CEO of Hastings Mutual for 14 years MarketWire

HR Plus and AlliedBarton Security Services Highlight Their Commitment to Hiring Military Veterans With New Presentation and Web Page
HR Plus,, a provider of comprehensive solutions for employment and background screening services, and AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, showcase their commitment to hiring military veterans with two new initiatives which encourage human resource professionals to hire our nation's heroes. MarketWire

Road Systems, Inc. Receives 2011 Award From Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association
Road Systems, Inc. (RSI), a trailer manufacturer and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has been honored with the 2011 Plant Safety Award from the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association (TTMA). This is the third time that RSI has received this honor from TTMA; the company was also an award recipient in 2004 and 2010 MarketWire

Development of Cenote Falls Shopping Center Begins in Belize
DHS Holding Co. (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) recently announced that the company has broken new ground on the development of the Cenote Falls Shopping Center in Belize. It is the intention of DHS Holding Co. to approach and make offers to sign popular retailers to the deal, including McDonald's, Abercrombie and Fitch, Nike and several other top businesses. MarketWire

Third Street Eyecare Opens New Full-Service Vision Store in Downtown Geneva
Third Street Eyecare, a provider of comprehensive vision health services, announces the grand opening of its new eye care store in downtown Geneva. The family-owned business brings over 50 years of combined retail and optometric experience specializing in eye examinations, fashion eyewear, and contact lenses MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Narus and Teradata Co-Host Webinar on Cyber Intelligence in Big Data
WHAT: Narus, Inc., the leader in real-time network traffic intelligence and analytics, will co-present a free webinar next week with leading analytic data solutions company Teradata MarketWire

Rush "CLOCKWORK ANGELS" Pre-Order Now Available on the iTunes Store; Digital Single "Headlong Flight" Available Now; Tickets for "CLOCKWORK ANGELS" Tour Go On Sale Beginning April 27th; Celebrated Rock Trio's 20th Studio Album "CLOCKWORK ANGELS" Arrives June 12th
Legendary rock band Rush has made their highly anticipated album "CLOCKWORK ANGELS" available for pre-order starting today April 24th on the iTunes Store ( All pre-orders include an instant download of their new single "Headlong Flight" with the remainder of the album delivered on the June 12th release date MarketWire

WEPOWER Ecolutions Procures Wind Turbine Project at Crain Memorial Visitor Center in Charles County, Maryland
WEPOWER Ecolutions, Inc. (the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Holdings Corporation (OTCBB: PRHL), is proud to announce the sales and procurement of the Company's Falcon 12kW Vertical Axis Wind Turbine to be a installed at Crain Memorial Welcome Center, located at 12480 Crain Highway, Newburg, Maryland, in May 2012. MarketWire

Vestmark Introduces Comprehensive Compliance Solutions for Fee-Based Accounts
Vestmark, a leading innovator of advisory solutions and wealth management technology, announced today the introduction of comprehensive compliance solutions for fee-based accounts within VestmarkONE MarketWire

Real Estate Investors Invited to Funding Tour to Learn How to Find and Fund Real Estate Deals, to Create Wealth
Investors interested in learning how to find and fund real estate deals across the U.S. are invited to the only 2012 West Coast Funding Tour, April 26-29, in Seattle, hosted by Private Money Exchange, a division of Secured Investment Corp., a leader in full-service education, training and financial products for the real estate investor MarketWire

New Installation of Everest Sciences Corporation's ECOChill ProSpec(TM) System Helps Increase Production for a Leading Fertilizer Producer in the Caribbean
SynGas 2012 -- Tulsa Marriott Hotel -- Everest Sciences Corporation, the leading provider of Indirect Evaporative Cooling Solutions, is pleased to announce the commissioning of an ECOChill Pro Spec™ hybrid inlet cooling system at a customer's large ammonia plant in the Caribbean MarketWire

UPDATE: WeVideo Brings Collaborative Video Editing to Google Drive
WeVideo (, creators of the easy-to-use online video editing platform, today announced that they are bringing collaborative video editing to the newly released Google Drive™, Google's cloud storage and collaboration service. The integrated WeVideo app provides consumers a way to edit the media they have stored in Google Drive. MarketWire

Twelve Brands Chose Widen Digital Asset Management Solution, Media Collective, in Q1 2012
Coming off of a milestone year, Widen Enterprises continues to grow the diverse community of Media Collective users MarketWire

Wiz Khalifa Is Back With "Work Hard, Play Hard;" Acclaimed MC Returns With Stargate & Benny Blanco-Produced Lead Single From Upcoming Sophomore Album, "O.N.I.F.C;" Pittsburgh Rapper Recently Nominated for 2 Awards at 2012 Billboard Music Awards; Khalifa and Mac Miller to Hit the Road on the "Und
Rostrum/Atlantic Records artist, Wiz Khalifa has released "Work Hard, Play Hard," the lead single from his upcoming, sophomore album, "O.N.I.F.C." The track, produced by Stargate and Benny Blanco, is available at all digital retailers today. Listen to "Work Hard, Play Hard" here: MarketWire

eHealth, Inc. to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families, and small businesses, announced today that its senior management will deliver presentations at the following upcoming investor conferences: MarketWire

Indemia Gold Engages Accounting Firm to Begin PCAOB Audit Process
Indemia Gold Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CETH) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has engaged Cronin & Company CPA, a PCAOB registered accounting firm, to begin financial audit services for the Company. The audit will occur within accordance of Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) standards in order to meet SEC requirements MarketWire

Sweetwater Resources Announces LOI With Centaurus Technologies
Sweetwater Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: SWTR) (PINKSHEETS: SWTR) Sweetwater Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that the company has entered into a Letter of Intent with Centaurus Technologies Inc., a privately held company based in Las Vegas Nevada, to acquire certain cultured diamond technology and related patent and intellectual property. MarketWire

GCMI Opens Medical Device Prototyping and Development Facility
The Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI) officially opened its doors on April 18, 2012, attracting a large crowd eager to see the Southeast's first comprehensive medical device innovation center. Pictures from the event can be seen at MarketWire

West LA Takeaway Food Ordering App Creates a Visual and Socially Interactive Experience for Consumers in West Los Angeles
Silicon Beach startup Curbsy, Inc. announces the launch of West LA Takeaway, a photo-driven, interactive, and convenient food ordering app for the iPhone® available for download on the App Store on April 24 MarketWire

Humane Society Silicon Valley Receives Support
Silicon Valley-based firm Labhart Miles Consulting Group, Inc. named the Humane Society Silicon Valley to receive $1,000 as the second installment of their $10,000 Charity Initiative, which will run through December 2012. A new charity will be selected to receive Labhart Miles' gift each month in honor of the firm's 10th anniversary. MarketWire

WeVideo Brings Collaborative Video Editing to Google Drive
WeVideo (, creators of the easy-to-use online video editing platform, today announced that they are bringing collaborative video editing to the newly released Google Drive™, Google's cloud storage and collaboration service. The integrated WeVideo app provides consumers a way to edit the media they have stored in Google Drive. MarketWire

Arup Adopts Knovel for Global Engineering Teams
The global engineering, planning and design consultancy, Arup, has adopted Knovel to provide web-based technical references for its engineering teams worldwide. Using Knovel, engineers working on a diverse range of complex projects will have access to the same validated content, saving time, effort and ensuring consistent answers to technical questions. MarketWire

'For the Love of Dog Tales' Speaks on Canines' Behalf
Author Irvin Cannon offers a novel twist on the traditional protagonist in his new book, "For the Love of Dog Tales" (, featuring canine heroes. MarketWire

Corporate Attorney Adele Hogan Joins Sheppard Mullin New York
N. Adele Hogan has joined the New York office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP in the firm's Corporate practice group. Hogan joins from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in New York. MarketWire

Kemp Goldberg Partners Shows Diverse Reach and Capabilities With Two New Clients
Kemp Goldberg Partners, a nationally recognized advertising, public relations and interactive agency today announced it has been selected by Wreaths Across America™ (WAA) and Presbyterian Homes and Family Services and the Family Alliance to provide a range of marketing and communications services. MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Reports Earnings Increase
Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ: ESBK) today announced net income for the three months ended March 31, 2012 totaling $1,158,000 or $.34 per diluted share, compared to the $1,114,000 of net income or $.34 per diluted share reported for the same period in 2011. This represents a $44,000 or 4% increase in net income from the corresponding period in 2011. MarketWire

New M3AAWG Leadership Structure Targets Core Online Threats; Berlin Meeting Emphasizes Messaging, Malware, Mobile Abuse
The Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group has expanded its leadership structure to promote work in each of its target areas, intensifying its efforts to drive the industry toward more cooperative efforts to combat online vulnerabilities MarketWire

FPB Financial Corp. Announces 2012 First Quarter Financial Results and Declares Dividends
FPB Financial Corp. (OTCQB: FPBF) (PINKSHEETS: FPBF), the holding company for Florida Parishes Bank, announced financial results for the 2012 first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

RECORDATI Acquires Six OTC Products in Germany
Recordati announces the acquisition of themarketingauthorizations, the trademarks and additional assets concerning sixOTCpharmaceuticals for Germany from Cilag GmbH International and McNeil GmbH& Co.oHG MarketWire

FIMALAC : First Half 2011/2012 Revenue
I) Fitch first-half revenue Following the sale of a 10% interest in Fitch Group to Hearst onApril11, 2012, Fimalac's remaining 50% stake in the company is now accountedfor bythe equity method. For information, Fitch Ratings reported revenue of EUR286.6 million($379.7million) in the first six months of fiscal 2012, compared with EUR263.8million($359 MarketWire

Kevin McMullen, MD, Helps Pediatric and Young Adults Fight Cancer
Dr. Kevin McMullen has joined the radiation oncology faculty of the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center. With over a decade of radiation oncology experience, the former U.S. Army flight surgeon and Wake Forest University School of Medicine faculty member focuses primarily on treating pediatric, adolescent and young adult patients. MarketWire

Beauty Research: Nature vs Nurture by Caudalie Paris and ARCONA
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently discussed the popularity of natural products and the demand for green skin care options in the beauty industry, citing the skin care brands Caudalie Paris and ARCONA as two examples of natural options and recommending several different products for both efficacy and gentleness on the skin MarketWire

University Bancorp Sets Annual Meeting Date as April 30, 2012 Noon EDT
University Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: UNIB) (PINKSHEETS: UNIB) announced today that its 2012 annual shareholder meeting has been scheduled for April 30, 2012, beginning at Noon EDT at University Bank's headquarters at 2015 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor. Shareholders of record as of the close of business April 23, 2012 will be entitled to vote MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: Rep. Steve King and Former Arizona State Senate President Russell Pearce to Hold Press Conference after Senate Judiciary Subcommittee Testimony on SB1070
Judicial Watch, the group that investigates and fights government corruption, announces a joint press conference regarding tomorrow's Supreme Court hearing on Arizona SB 1070: MarketWire

Trans-Lux Poised to Light Up 2012
Trans-Lux Corporation (OTCQB: TNLX) (PINKSHEETS: TNLX), a world leader in LED video display and LED lighting solutions, finished 2011 in a position which sets the stage for an improved showing in Q1 2012, enabling Trans-Lux to participate in numerous opportunities going forward. Under the management of J.M MarketWire

Strata Oil & Gas Initiates Resource Study in Cadotte West Holdings
Strata Oil and Gas (OTCQB: SOIGF), a leader in the exploration and development of heavy oil from carbonates, today announced that the company has engaged international consulting firm Norwest Corporation to conduct a 51-101 compliant engineering resource evaluation of 22 sections of its Cadotte West holdings MarketWire Selects Marin Software as Online Advertising Platform
Marin Software, provider of the leading online advertising management platform for advertisers and agencies, today announced that consumer money resource has selected Marin Software Enterprise Edition to optimize their paid search campaigns. Bills MarketWire

Top Ten U.S. School Districts Honored for Technology Know-How
Top-ranked school districts have been announced in the eighth annual Digital School Districts Survey by e.Republic's Center for Digital Education, the National School Boards Association (NSBA) and MarketWire

Free Course Teaches Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses How to Create Mobile Apps in New RunRev Small Business Academy
RunRev, the makers of the popular LiveCode cross-platform app development environment, today announced the next Academy in its series of free online mobile app development courses with the LiveCode Small Business App Academy. The new course will run from May 1-31 and will teach small business owners and employees how to create customizable apps for their businesses. MarketWire

Sunoco Joins PICS
Sunoco has selected PICS for their supply chain management program. As one of the United States' largest independent refiner-marketers, Sunoco has selected PICS' world-class products DocuGUARD and InsureGUARD to prequalify their contractors and suppliers. MarketWire

enXco Service Canada Inc. Signs Agreement With Cartier Wind Energy Inc.
enXco Service Canada Inc., an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company, has signed an agreement with Cartier Wind Energy Inc. to provide remote monitoring services for the 109.5 megawatt Baie-des-Sables Wind Farm located in Baie-des-Sables, Quebec. MarketWire

Tailgate Radio Network Selected as Official Media Partner for National Hardware Show in Las Vegas
Tailgate Radio Network is pleased to announce that it has been selected as an official media partner for the National Hardware Show, May 1-3 at the Las Vegas Convention Center MarketWire

Wealthy U.S. Consumers Favor and Feel More Connected to Luxury Brands Offering a Mobile App
The independent and objective New York City-based Luxury Institute, in cooperation with award-winning mobile marketing agency Plastic Mobile, surveyed affluent U.S. consumers about the growing connection between luxury and the emerging mobile market. The results of their research have just been released in the study, "Mobile Apps And Commerce for Luxury Brands." MarketWire

abas ERP Flexibility "Major Advantage" for Manufacturers and Distributors
abas ERP enables abas-USA customers to experience significant growth and diversify their product offering. MarketWire

Limeade Integrates the Fitbit(R) Ultra Wireless Activity + Sleep Tracker to Its Open App & Device Platform for Corporate Wellness
Limeade today announced the integration of the Fitbit® Ultra into its Open App & Device Platform, which enables participants to sync activity data from more than 30 popular fitness devices and apps into their Limeade wellness program. Limeade is an enterprise wellness platform that builds happy, healthy, high-performance workforces. MarketWire

Raincoast Education Society Unveils Calendar of Events for 15th Annual Tofino Shorebird Festival, May 4-6, 2012
Tourism Tofino and the Raincoast Education Society today unveiled the calendar of events for the 15th annual Tofino Shorebird Festival taking place from May 4-6, 2012 in Tofino and the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Named by Forbes as One of America's Most Trustworthy Companies
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Most Trustworthy Companies for 2012. The list of the 100 most trustworthy companies was published on March 20, 2012 and was developed by GMIRATINGS (GMI). MarketWire

SilverSun Technologies Introduces Proprietary Series of Cloud-Based Business Management Solutions for the $8.7 Billion Beer Brewing and Distribution Industry
SilverSun Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SSNT) (OTCQB: SSNT), a preferred source for best-of-breed business management applications and professional consulting services, today announced the successful launch of a proprietary series of cloud-based software solutions created specifically to meet the unique business management needs of the U.S. craft beer brewing and distribution industry. MarketWire

KAR Auction Services Announces Launch of ADESA OpenLane
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) today announced that it has fully integrated the online bid-now sales events of two of its subsidiary companies, ADESA and OPENLANE. MarketWire

BancVue's MoneyIsland Wins Eifle Award for Instructional Game of the Year
BancVue, the leading provider of innovative products, dynamic marketing, and data-driven consulting solutions to community financial institutions around the country, today announced its MoneyIsland™ product has won an Excellence In Financial Literacy Education™ (EIFLE) award for instructional game of the year, electronic. MarketWire

Zamage Digital (ZMGD) Paraform to Expand in Northeastern States From Maryland to Maine With Corporate Facilities Management Companies
Zamage Digital Art Imaging, Inc (PINKSHEETS: ZMGD) and its subsidiary Paraform Design proudly announces that Paraform Design established relationship with two of the country's leading corporate facilities management companies to become the primary sign company for the Northeastern states from Maryland to Maine. MarketWire

Path.To Launches "eHarmony for Jobs" Introducing a Compatibility Score to Match the Top Talent With the Top Opportunities
Philosopher Confucius once said "choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life." In order to help today's professional achieve this level of happiness, Path.To has launched the industry's first online job service that includes a unique compatibility score to connect the top talent with the top jobs MarketWire

Centralized Translation is Key to Successful IP, MultiLing CEO Michael Sneddon Maintains
Centralized translation is a primary key to successfully addressing the increased processing rate of national and international patent applications, MultiLing CEO Michael Sneddon told attendees of the 2012 Global IP Exchange Conference (IQPC) in Munich. MultiLing is a leading provider of international translation services. MarketWire

U.S. Navy Awards EADS North America Test and Services a Contract for Tabor Electronics Arbitrary Waveform Generators
EADS North America Test and Services, a division of EADS North America, Inc., has been awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Tabor Electronics PM8572A, 50 MHz Dual-Channel Pulse/Arbitrary Waveform Generator (AWG). EADS North America Test and Services is the exclusive distributor of the Tabor Electronics product line in the United States MarketWire

Language Stars Hires Carton Donofrio Partners
Carton Donofrio Partners, a full-service marketing communications firm in Baltimore, today announced Language Stars as its newest client in the agency's education practice. Language Stars is an educational company that provides fun foreign language classes for children ages 12 months to 13 years in the Chicago and Washington, D.C. metro areas. MarketWire

NGINX Announces Latest Version of Its Acclaimed Web Server
Open source developer Nginx, Inc. today announced the cutting-edge version of its widely deployed web server is now available for download. This milestone release version 1.2.0 is a culmination of NGINX's annual development and extensive quality assurance cycle, led by the core engineering team and by the web server's enthusiastic user community. NGINX 1.2 MarketWire

MichBio to Visit Capitol Hill on Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industry Issues as Part of Coordinated National Advocacy Effort
MichBio, the biosciences industry association in Michigan, announced today that it will visit Capitol Hill today and tomorrow alongside other state bioscience associations MarketWire

HiveFire CEO to Help Marketers Feed Their Content Beasts at Open Dialogue's Content Marketing Conference
HiveFire, Inc., an online content marketing technology company, today announced that CEO Pawan Deshpande will lead an instructive session at Open Dialogue's Content Marketing Conference, taking place at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 25 at the Old Mill Inn in Toronto MarketWire

Leap Forward Gaming Announces Picture-in-Picture Patent Pool
Leap Forward Gaming (LFG), a leader in providing gaming industry solutions, announced today the creation of a patent pool for Picture-in-Picture (PiP) technology. The PiP Intellectual Property Pool (pIPP) provides PiP technology that allows casino operators and players to use a gaming machine's screens and touch screen inputs to show and interact with content in addition to the game being played MarketWire

Kriste Michelini Interiors Designs Master Dressing Room for the 35th SF Decorator Showcase
Kriste Michelini Interiors, specializing in creating classic modern interiors, announced today the design elements for the master dressing room that will be featured in the 35th San Francisco Decorator Showcase. This years' showcase is a lovely and historic Classical Revival home with four distinct levels, boasting views of the San Francisco Bay MarketWire

VoloMetrix Raises a $1.6 Million Funding Round Led by Shasta Ventures
VoloMetrix, an analytic applications company pioneering the Talent Results Management category, today announced it has received $1.6 million in Series A funding led by Shasta Ventures. The new capital will be used to further sales, marketing and R&D expansion for the company. Ravi Mohan, managing director of Shasta Ventures has joined the company's board of directors. MarketWire

Sumo Logic to Present at Under the Radar
Sumo Logic, the next-generation log management and analytics company, today announced that Kumar Saurabh, Acting CEO, Co-founder and VP of Analytics at Sumo Logic, will present at the Under the Radar conference on April 26 in Mountain View, California. MarketWire

Amalfi Semiconductor Closes $20 Million in Funding
Amalfi® Semiconductor, an emerging leader in cost effective, high performance power amplifier solutions for cellular handsets, today announced that it has raised an additional $20 million from existing investors Battery Ventures, DCM and Globespan Capital Partners MarketWire

Nimbula Selected as a Finalist for MIT Sloan CIO Symposium's Innovation Showcase for Its 'State of the Art' Thinking
Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, today announced that it has been selected as one of 10 finalists for the 9th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Innovation Showcase which represents cutting edge B2B solutions that combine the strongest value and innovation to enterprise IT. MarketWire

Aristocrat's nLive Online Casino Solution Named to Casino Journal's 2011 Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards List
Aristocrat's nLive online casino technology has been extremely well received within the gaming industry ever since it premiered at G2E 2011. Now the solution has been recognized by Casino Journal on its Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards for 2011. nLive was the only Internet Gaming System to make the list. MarketWire

Miller Paint Co., Inc., and Kelly-Moore Paint Company Form Strategic Alliance in Puget Sound Market
Miller Paint Co., Inc. has entered into a strategic agreement with Kelly-Moore Paint Company, Inc. to acquire the business operations and selected assets of ten Kelly-Moore Paints stores located in the Puget Sound area. Miller will maintain and operate nine locations, while a tenth Kelly-Moore store in Kent, Wash., will be closed and consolidated into Miller Paint's Kent store MarketWire

Experience the Best of Lakeview... Boutique Style!
When travelers come to Chicago, there is one neighborhood that they will go out of their way to visit -- Lakeview. From summer festivals and events to boutique shopping and Michelin-rated restaurants, Lakeview is a favorite destination among visitors to Chicago MarketWire

Parvus Receives $1 Million Order for Rugged IP Routers in Support of Missile Defense Program
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announces it has received a $1 Million (USD) order for DuraMAR mobile routers in support of a US Department of Defense (DoD) missile defense program. These rugged Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) networking subsystems are being integrated by a DoD prime contractor into a mobile air defense platform being upgraded with IP network connectivity MarketWire

Media Alert: EVE to Participate at ChipEx 2012 in Tel Aviv, Israel
At ChipEx 2012 Booth #11 MarketWire

Covanta Energy Introduces Commercial Gasification System for the Conversion of Waste to Energy
Covanta Energy Corporation (NYSE: CVA), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste projects, today announced that it has completed commercial demonstration testing on a first-of-its-kind gasification technology MarketWire

New Moen(R) MotionSense(TM) Provides a Convenient, Hands-Free Kitchen Faucet Experience to Simplify Everyday Tasks
MotionSense™ from Moen provides an intuitive, hands-free kitchen faucet experience that responds to users' simple hand movements to activate water flow, delighting consumers day after day. MarketWire

Youzzers Social Network: Intelligent and Professional
Editors' Note: There are 1 photo and 1 video associated with this press release. MarketWire

BOXX Introduces Intel(R) Xeon(R) Workstation Available With Four GPUs
BOXX Technologies, the leading authority on dedicated rendering and innovator in high-performance computing systems for product design, visualization, engineering, visual effects, and more, today introduced the 3DBOXX 4925, the industry's first single Intel® Xeon® processor workstation with support for up to four GPUs MarketWire

Somnia Anesthesia Introduces First Web-Based App for Anesthesia Services
Somnia Anesthesia, a leading national anesthesia practice management company, has announced the release of a web-based application that allows hospital executives a mobile tool for evaluating their facility's anesthesia services in four critical areas -- leadership, financial management, quality improvement, and clinical services. MarketWire

H2scan Officially Added to Honeywell UOP's Schedule A
H2scan Corporation, provider of the most accurate, tolerant and affordable hydrogen leak detection and process gas monitoring solutions for industrial markets, today announced that they have been added to Honeywell UOP's Schedule A MarketWire

UPDATE: PaySpan's Record Q1 Sales Positions Company to Transform Healthcare Payment Transactions With Coming Era of Healthcare Reform
PaySpan, Inc., formerly Payformance, strengthens its position as the leading provider of healthcare payment and reimbursement automation, with the signing of a record number of new contracts, renewals and contract expansions with clients during the first quarter of 2012. This record-setting quarter follows a banner 2011 in which PaySpan recorded 19 new health plan deals. MarketWire

I Fight Dragons Light the Fuse on New 3D Video; "Save World Get Girl" Premieres Exclusively via Nintendo Video Service for Nintendo 3DS; Chicago Electro-Rockers to Spend Summer 2012 on the Road With Vans Warped Tour; Dates Get Underway June 16th in Salt Lake City
Photo Finish/Atlantic recording group I Fight Dragons has teamed with Nintendo to create an extraordinary 3D video available exclusively to users of the Nintendo Video service for Nintendo 3DS. The premium 3D video for "Save World Get Girl" premiered yesterday, April 23rd -- for complete details, please visit MarketWire

FamilyID Adds Rich Multi-Media Content to Online Marketplace of Programs and Activities
FamilyID, Inc. (, the secure online marketplace that connects program providers with customers through its web-based program directory and online registration engine, today announced the addition of Premium Listings. These elegantly designed profiles include rich multi-media content, social media tools and comprehensive program information MarketWire

Pilat HR Solutions Executive to Present Session on Variable Rewards and Incentives at 2012 Gulf Coast Symposium
WHO:Clinton Wingrove, executive vice president and principal consultant at Pilat HR Solutions, the premier provider of human capital management technology and professional services WHAT:Will lead a session titled "What's the Incentive?" during HR Houston's 2012 Gulf Coast Symposium WHEN:The symposium will be held from Wednesday, May 9 - Thursday, May 10, 2012 MarketWire

"Stock Alert" Subscribers Revel in Winners -- 700+ Stock Trades and Only 26 Losers
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 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

Quasar Applies to Be an FAA CATS Testing Center and Schedules Conference Call
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QASP) and its subsidiary A-Cent Aviation, Inc., (A-Cent) is proud to announce that it is expanding its Computer Assisted Testing Service (CATS) located in Colorado Springs, Colorado to its Jacksonville, Florida location MarketWire

Kaseya Showcases Intel Keynote, New Industry Experts Panel and Expanded List of Sponsors for Kaseya Connect 2012 User Conference
Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management software, today announced the Intel keynote, new Industry Experts panel and an expanded line-up of sponsors for its upcoming annual user conference event MarketWire

European Life Sciences Executive Search Firm Opens First U.S. Office in Boston
Mediatum, a European-based executive search firm specializing in life sciences, today announced the opening of its first United States branch office in Boston, MA. Life sciences and business management expert, Mike Steyer, will serve as managing director and is joined by seasoned recruiter, Elnaz Camuffo-Mashhadi. MarketWire

Worthington Energy's New Website Goes Live
Worthington Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: WGAS) ("Worthington"), an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, today announced the launch of the Company's new website. This fresh, interactive website, http://wenergyinc MarketWire

Social iQ Networks Launches First Solution to Manage and Control Enterprise Social Networking Sprawl
Social iQ Networks, Inc., the pioneer in social infrastructure optimization for the enterprise, today unveiled the industry's first cloud-based Enterprise Suite that allows organizations to discover, optimize and protect their social networking investments MarketWire

Infortrend, Condre Mark Decade of Providing Premier Storage Solutions to the Channel
From cloud-based storage to utilizing virtualization to up efficiency, the status quo in the storage world is in a state of flux, and forward-thinking solutions are needed to support these trends. Businesses need efficient solutions that optimize data center infrastructures, reduce total cost of ownership and realize a rapid return on their investment. MarketWire

Arbella Continues Campaign to Educate Teen Drivers on Dangers of Distracted Driving With 3rd Year of Distractology 101(TM) Tour
Driving the movement to change the dangerous behavior of driving while distracted, The Arbella Insurance Foundation ("Arbella") today kicked off the third year of the Distractology 101 tour MarketWire

DSI Selects Synergy Work as the First Member of Its New Partner Program to Serve DSI Clients in Latin America
Data Systems International, Inc. (DSI), a global leader in enterprise mobility, announces Synergy Work (Sywork) as the first official member of its new DSI Select Services Partner Program. MarketWire

Building Turbines, Inc. Wind Turbine Presentations Delivered April 20th by University of Texas at Austin Mechanical Engineering Design Program
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW) MarketWire

BURGER KING(R) to Offer Signature Cinnabon(R) Item at Participating BK(R) Restaurants
Cinnabon, Inc. and Burger King Corp. today announced that Minibon® rolls will be served at more than 7,000 BURGER KING® restaurants throughout the United States. The Minibon® roll is currently being served in several markets, including Charlotte, Chicago, Miami, New Jersey and New York, and will expand regionally over the summer. The national rollout will be complete by September. MarketWire

UrbanPromise Brings Successful Youth Program to Miami
UrbanPromise Miami is proud to announce the launch of its first afterschool program serving children and youth in under-resourced communities in Miami-Dade County MarketWire

Epicor to Host Its Largest Global Customer Conference in Las Vegas
Epicor Software Corporation is hosting the largest global customer conference in the company's 40-year history, Insights 2012. Epicor expects to welcome more than 3,000 users of its enterprise resource planning (ERP), human capital management (HCM), and retail solutions to Caesars Palace Las Vegas, May 6-9 MarketWire

Sturgis Bancorp Reports Earnings for First Quarter 2012
Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: STBI) today announced a net income of $502,000 for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

X-ES Supports 3rd Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 Processor Across Product Line
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) is supporting the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor across eight industry-standard form factors -- COM Express, 3U VPX, 6U VPX, 3U CompactPCI, 6U CompactPCI, VME, air-cooled PrPMC/XMC, and conduction-cooled PrPMC/XMC MarketWire

Xaar Selects Epicor for UK and Swedish Manufacturing Operations

Virgin HealthMiles Unveils Spring '12 Release
Traditional wellness efforts have failed to help organizations improve workforce health. Historically, they've been "one size fits all" -- an approach that's yielded low employee engagement and proven ineffective at driving real, sustainable employee behavior change MarketWire

RYU Announces S-1 and Prospectus Filings
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, a premium performance apparel and equipment company rooted in and inspired by Mixed Martial Arts, announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S MarketWire

PIMCO Launches Global Advantage Inflation-Linked Bond Strategy Fund
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, is listing on May 1st the Global Advantage Inflation-Linked Bond Strategy Fund (Ticker: ILB), which is designed to offer investors the potential for long-term returns above inflation by actively managing global inflation-linked bonds and currencies via the accessible and transparent ETF vehicle MarketWire

PremierWest Bancorp Announces First Quarter Results
PremierWest Bancorp (NASDAQ: PRWT) announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012, as follows: MarketWire

TAB Bank Announces New Personnel Additions to Equipment Leasing Division
As TAB Bank continues to expand its Equipment Leasing Division to provide capital equipment financing solutions to companies throughout the United States, it is pleased to announce the additions of Bill Griffith as Commercial Equipment Leasing Manager and Mike Richardson as Director of Third Party Originations MarketWire

Ubisense VeroTrack(R) Gas Leak Detection Software Deployed at Three North American Utilities
Ubisense Inc., a subsidiary of Ubisense Group plc, has successfully deployed its VeroTrack® gas leak detection solution at two North American utilities. A third utility has selected VeroTrack® for deployment this year. In total, the utilities will use VeroTrack® to survey over 11,500 miles of natural gas distribution and transmission pipeline covering 92,000 square miles. MarketWire

Royal Coal Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer

Americans Are Rooting for Trees, but Trees Are Demanding More Action
While Americans recognize the value of trees, most are still not celebrating -- or planting -- them on their national holiday. According to the second annual Timberland Arbor Day Survey, only 12 percent of Americans celebrate Arbor Day -- although nearly all respondents (96 percent) think trees are important. MarketWire

Liazon Closes $18.2M in Funding to Expand Private Benefits Exchange
Liazon, which operates the market-leading Bright Choices® private health benefits exchange, has closed $18.2 million in new funding from investors to expand nationwide and develop new products. Bessemer Venture Partners and Fidelity Biosciences led the round with follow-on funding from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures and Rand Capital, SBIC. MarketWire

Yammer Continues to Build on 2011 Momentum With Strong First Quarter
Yammer, Inc., the leading provider of Enterprise Social Networks, today announced significant momentum in the first quarter of 2012 as it surpassed five million corporate users and increased headcount to more than 300 employees MarketWire

Anomet Composite Clad Metal Wire Saves up to 90% Over Solid Precious Metal
Anomet Products, Inc. is custom manufacturing precious metal clad wire that can be formulated to meet specific OEM performance characteristics such as temperature and corrosion resistance or bio-compatibility, at about one-tenth the cost of solid wire. MarketWire

Unified Communications Lays Foundation for Business Growth
As companies grow, so too must their IT infrastructures. Communications systems are an important part of this equation. Unfortunately, it is all too common for mid-sized businesses to run into complications during the process of scaling. MarketWire

BroadSoft Announces Participation in May Investment Conferences
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that Jim Tholen, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in three upcoming investment conferences: MarketWire

AirTouch SmartLinX(TM) U250 Named CTIA E-Tech Awards Finalist
AirTouch Communications, Inc. (OTCQB: ATCH) (OTCBB: ATCH) (, a designer and marketer of wireless telecommunications devices, today announced that the SmartLinX™ U250 communications device has been named an Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards finalist by International CTIA WIRELESS® 2012 MarketWire

Cadec Global Partners With Energy Edge to Deliver In-Cab Telematics and Delivery Solutions for the Energy Market
Cadec Global, Inc. (, which provides enterprise-class fleet management solutions, announced today a strategic agreement with Energy Edge, LLC ( to co-market Cadec's PowerVue in-cab mobile solution to the fuel delivery market MarketWire

Silex Expands Product Line With High-Performance Gigabit and 802.11n Wireless USB Device Server Connectivity Solutions
Silex Technology, a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today announced the SX-DS-3000WAN and SX-DS-4000U2 USB device servers designed to allow users to easily connect virtually any USB device on a wired or wireless network with two hi-speed USB ports. MarketWire

Safety Screening Solutions for Every Need -- PrePass Expands to Smart Phones and 5.9 GHz
PrePass, offered by HELP Incorporated, is redesigning its service offerings to better meet the needs of law enforcement, state departments of transportation and motor carriers nationwide. PrePass has more than 300 sites in 31 states with 420,000 participating trucks. MarketWire

Travora Media Acquires The Nile Project, Inc
Travora Media, creating a next-generation media brand in travel with local, social and mobile content services, today announced the acquisition of The Nile Project, Inc (Nile Media), a San Francisco-based company with a portfolio of three well-known websites: NileGuide, 10Best, and Localyte and mobile apps focused on providing local expertise to travelers MarketWire

Lattice Technology and Digabit Announce Partnership
Lattice Technology, developers of industry leading applications for technical communication and digital mock up, today announced a partnership with Digabit, Inc. the provider of Documoto™, a secure, interactive and highly visual application for aftermarket web content. MarketWire

Laser Research Optics Ships CO2 Optics for Plastic Cutting Lasers Within 24-Hours to Reduce Downtime
Laser Research Optics is offering a full line of CO2 replacement optics for low power lasers used in a variety of plastics cutting and etching applications. OEM and ISO-10110 compatible, they are in-stock for immediate delivery. MarketWire

Connotate Experiences Record Business Growth in First Quarter of 2012
Connotate, Inc. (, the leading provider of solutions that help organizations monitor and collect data and content from the Web, today announced impressive momentum for the first quarter of 2012, building on the company's very successful 2011 MarketWire

Slidevana Releases PowerPoint Template Toolkit
Most organizations rely on PowerPoint as a key business communication tool. Whether it's for a keynote presentation in a packed auditorium or an intimate meeting with a small group, PowerPoint is the tool of choice for many professionals. Yet, most presentations lack visual impact even as executives spend countless hours creating and editing them. MarketWire

Denim Day in LA & USA Is April 25, 2012
Millions of people will wear jeans on Wednesday, April 25 to participate in Denim Day in LA & USA to raise awareness around sexual violence issues and support survivors of sexual assault. MarketWire

Medjool Date Growers Gear Up for Summer With Tasty-But-Healthy Recipes
Summer bathing suit weather is right around the corner -- which means that the search for summer meals that taste good and are good for you can't be far behind MarketWire

SourceRight Solutions Executives to Present at HCI's 2012 Strategic Talent Acquisition Conference

Dallas Family Purchases Valley View Center
Beck Ventures today announced the purchase of the Valley View Center, positioned at the intersection of Preston Road and LBJ Freeway, and bordered by Central Expressway and the Dallas North Tollway. Under a financial transaction that closed this week, Beck Ventures now owns and operates over 1.5 million square feet of retail and office properties, in the heart of North Dallas MarketWire

SoftLayer and RightScale Partnership Speeds Customers' Time to Market
SoftLayer® Technologies, a leading provider of global cloud infrastructure, and RightScale®, Inc., the leader in cloud computing management, have partnered to provide unmatched scalability and automation solutions that allow internet-centric companies to speed their time to market MarketWire

Intelleflex Announces Partnership With DeltaTRAK to Offer XC3 Technology-Based Cold Chain Environmental Monitoring Solutions
Intelleflex®, a leading provider of on-demand data visibility solutions, today announced a strategic solution partnership with DeltaTRAK® Inc., a leading innovator of cold chain management solutions MarketWire

Xirrus Continues to Solidify Leadership Position in Schools Relying on Wireless Solutions to Optimize Online Learning Applications
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, announced today that the award-winning Griffin-Spalding School District in Georgia has deployed Xirrus Wireless Arrays in more than 20 schools throughout the district MarketWire

CloudBees Goes the Distance in Supporting Strides Against Stigma Charity Event
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, has joined with Waltham-based Families for Depression Awareness to support Strides Against Stigma on Saturday, April 28, from 10:00am - 3:00pm at Boston University. Strides Against Stigma is an event being held to raise awareness of depression and to build a community dedicated to erasing the stigma surrounding it. MarketWire

Digital Advertising Industry Icons Join Celtra Advisory Board
Celtra Inc., the industry leader for rich media advertising and analytics across mobile devices, today announced three high-profile digital advertising executives have joined its Advisory Board -- Paul Gunning, Mike Kelly and Clark Kokich MarketWire

Chembio to Host Conference Call to Discuss 1st Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (OTCQB: CEMI) (PINKSHEETS: CEMI), which develops, manufactures, markets and licenses point-of-care diagnostic tests, announced today that the Company will release financial results for the first quarter of 2012, before the open of the market on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. The Company's 10-Q and earnings press release will be available immediately after 9:15 a.m MarketWire, First of Its Kind Content Sharing Platform for Inspirational Quotes, Announces Launch
Gems of Insight, the first content-sharing platform for inspirational quotes, today announced its full-scale launch. The advertising-free, easy-to-use online site offers social networking features that enable anyone to discover, contribute and share insights, called "gems." Geared for people of all-ages, Gems of Insight requires no sign-up and no divulgence of private information, including name MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces the Promotion of Jennifer Cross to Vice President, Operations Department
Commerce National Bank (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its ninth year of operation, is pleased to announce that Jennifer Cross has been promoted to the position of Vice President in the Operations Department. MarketWire

TTR Launches First Ever Tax ANSWERS for Video Streaming Over the Internet
TTR (Transaction Tax Resources Inc.), the industry leader in providing accurate, current, supported and easy to find sales and use tax answers, has just announced the release of video streaming over the Internet content. MarketWire

Apigee Plays Key Role in X.commerce's Developer Platform
Apigee, the API company, today announced that it is playing a key role in providing the API (application programming interface) infrastructure for X.commerce, an eBay Inc. company. X.commerce leverages Apigee's powerful API platform to help realize a strategy to unify APIs across the X.commerce ecosystem, including making them easy for developers to find, explore and adopt. MarketWire

HiveFire Appoints Bivha Singh to Vice President of Product Management
Online content marketing technology company HiveFire, Inc., makers of the leading content curation technology solution for marketers, Curata, today announced it has named Bivha Singh to the position of vice president of product management. In this newly created role, Singh is responsible for Curata's product roadmap, launch, pricing and definition. She will report directly to CEO Pawan Deshpande MarketWire

TRUSTe Expands EU Privacy Management Suite
On the eve of the IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive Conference, TRUSTe, the leading global privacy management solutions provider, today announced that it has expanded its suite of EU privacy management solutions, delivering two new products to provide the industry with the most comprehensive EU privacy solution suite available today MarketWire

Profire Energy, Inc. Announces Patent-Pending Advancements to Component Technology
Profire Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: PFIE) is pleased to announce improvements to its firegate technology. Firegates are used to create optimal air/fuel ratios for combustion burners. The enhanced patent-pending firegate design features adjustable air flow control to increase burner efficiency and reduce emissions MarketWire

2012 International Film Finance Forum Cannes Speaking Faculty Announced
Winston Baker, global producer of film finance conferences, announces the speaking faculty for the 3rd Annual International Film Finance Forum to be presented in association with Variety. The event will be held at the Majestic Barriere in Cannes, France on May 18, 2012 during the 65th Annual Festival de Cannes. MarketWire's CEO and Founder Payam Zamani Named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2012 Semifinalist in Northern California
Ernst & Young LLP today announced that Payam Zamani, Founder and CEO of, the leading marketplace for the acquisition of locally-targeted consumer traffic, was named a semifinalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 program in the Northern California region MarketWire

California Bank & Trust Introduces Direct Business Plus Internet Banking
California Bank & Trust (CB&T) ( is pleased to announce the introduction of Direct Business Plus Internet Banking for its customers MarketWire

Fortinet Expands Network Security Solution Suite With New Dedicated Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Products
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a world leader in high-performance network security, today introduced the FortiDDoS product family for enterprises, Web hosting and cloud service providers. The new FortiDDoS-100A, FortiDDoS-200A and FortiDDoS-300A are dedicated appliances that are designed to detect and help protect against today's most damaging and sophisticated DDoS attacks MarketWire

PcVue Smart Generator Addresses Newly Reported 2012 SCADA Issues and Safeguards FactoryLink Users' Existing Configurations
PcVue, a subsidiary of ARC Informatique and automation solution provider of award winning HMI/ SCADA software, supports FactoryLink users with its SCADA application builder tool called Smart Generator. MarketWire

iDashboards Reveals the Natural Wonders of the World Dashboard
iDashboards, the leader in Business Intelligence (BI) dashboard software, recently announced the release of the Natural Wonders of the World Dashboard. This addition to the diverse dashboard examples featured on the company's website highlights the world's most spectacular natural landscapes. MarketWire

Five Reasons Why Nexxo Financial Corporation Has Captured Banks' Attention
Nexxo Financial Corporation, the leader in self-serve financial solutions, is branching out beyond its original retail partners to meet the needs of the banking industry. The changing financial landscape has many banks seeking new solutions to stay profitable and they are eager to know how Nexxo's technology can best serve them. MarketWire

easyhome Ltd. Announces Timing of First Quarter 2012 Conference Call and Webcast
easyhome Ltd. (TSX: EH), Canada's largest merchandise leasing company and a growing provider of financial services, will hold a conference call with shareholders, analysts and portfolio managers on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. A Press Release will be issued after the market closes on Monday, May 7, 2012. MarketWire

Home Health International, Inc. Completes Legal Due Diligence on Acquisition
Home Health International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HHII), announced today that is has completed its legal due diligence for the Mount Auburn acquisition satisfactorily and is now in the final stages of business review. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Receives Signed Contracts for Additional MMRPro Systems
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that Regent Surgical Health ("Regent") has signed two additional agreements with the Company for the purchase of MMRPro systems. MMR will install the new MMRPro systems at facilities managed by Regent in Fort Myers, Florida and New Brunswick, New Jersey. The Company plans on delivery and installation this quarter during May and June MarketWire

Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Updated Executive Informational Overview (EIO) on Document Capture Technologies, Inc.
Crystal Research Associates, LLC announced today that it has issued an updated Executive Informational Overview® (EIO) on Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT). The full 52-page report can be found at MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare Opens Four New Facilities for Sleep Medicine Services
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), the nation's second largest provider of diagnostic sleep services and an innovator in comprehensive care for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), opened four new facilities for its comprehensive sleep medicine services in the second quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Notable Solutions, Inc. Names Rachid Sijelmassi Senior Vice President of Engineering
Notable Solutions, Inc. (NSi), a leading developer of distributed content capture and workflow solutions, has named Rachid Sijelmassi to the position of Senior Vice President of Engineering. As a member of the executive leadership team and reporting directly to NSi CEO Mehdi Tehranchi, Sijelmassi will direct all activities related to the NSi software research, design and development. MarketWire

Wave Survey Shows Nearly Half of U.K. IT Pros Say Their Networks Can't Defend Against Advanced Persistent Threats
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) ( announced today the results of a survey of enterprise network security professionals that reveals a lack of preparedness for Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) at many firms MarketWire

Harpoon Brewery Wins Boston Green Business Award for Sustainability and EnerNOC Energy Management Programs
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for commercial, industrial, and institutional energy users, today announced that its customer, Harpoon Brewery, has been awarded a 2012 Boston Green Business Award by Mayor Thomas Menino MarketWire

Vitria to Demonstrate Breakthrough Operational Intelligence Platform at Upcoming BPM Summit
Vitria Technology, Inc., the Operational Intelligence Company, announced today it is sponsoring the Gartner Business Process Management Summit being held in Baltimore, Maryland from April 25-27, 2012. The Gartner Business Process Management Summit is the largest, most comprehensive BPM conference in the world, bringing together industry leaders, in order to drive long-term business success MarketWire

Mercent Named to Magento's Esteemed Gold Partner List; Company Delivers Integrated Retail Marketing Solution to Magento Merchants
Magento Imagine Conference -- Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today it has been named a Magento Gold Partner in the Magento Solutions Partners Program. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver to Release First Quarter 2012 Financial Results on May 8, 2012, Conference Call at 1:00 PM EDT on May 9, 2012
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(FRANKFURT: EJD) plans to release its First Quarter 2012 financial results on Tuesday May 8, 2012 prior to the market open. MarketWire

PhoneGuard Announces Continued Support for the National Day of Awareness Against Texting & Driving
PhoneGuard, Inc., a subsidiary of Options Media Group Holdings, Inc MarketWire

John Thomas Financial: Economic Conditions Continue to Suggest Modest Growth and Positive Stock Trends
Does the recent spate of weak economic data and hesitation in the stock market point to a sharper contraction in the second quarter? That is what some economists have been saying; however, John Thomas Financial Chief Economist Mike Norman continues to believe that market and economic conditions reflect nothing more than a temporary soft patch. MarketWire

Acuvue Celebrates 25th Anniversary of First Disposable Contact Lens With Launch of New 1-Day Acuvue(R) Moist(R) Brand Contact Lenses for Astigmatism
A quarter of a century after revolutionizing the contact lens industry with the introduction of the first disposable soft contact lens, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Inc. announced the Canadian launch of 1-DAY ACUVUE® MOIST® Brand Contact Lenses for ASTIGMATISM, a new daily disposable soft toric contact lens for individuals with astigmatism. MarketWire

Altair Partners With Chinese Cities of Handan and Wu'an to Accelerate the Production and Deployment of Lithium Titanate Energy Storage Systems in China
Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTI), a leading developer of lithium titanate battery systems, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Altair Nanotechnologies (China) Co., Ltd., had entered into an economic cooperation agreement with Handan and Wu'an cities, which are located in Hebei Province in the People's Republic of China MarketWire

Centrify DirectControl Security and Compliance Solution Accepted for Common Criteria Certification
Centrify Corporation, the leading provider of security and compliance solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems, mobile devices and applications using Active Directory, today announced that its Centrify DirectControl v5.1 has been accepted for Common Criteria certification and is now listed as "In Evaluation" at EAL (Evaluation Assurance Level) 2+. MarketWire

VelaTel Increases Its Equity Stake in Fuel Cell Distributor VN Tech to 75%
VelaTel Global Communications (OTCQB: VELA) (PINKSHEETS: VELA),, a leader in deploying and operating wireless broadband and telecommunication networks worldwide, today announced it has entered into an Amended and Restated Subscription and Stockholder Agreement to acquire a 75% equity interest in Shenzhen VN Technologies Co., Ltd MarketWire

PaySpan's Record Q1 Sales Positions Company to Transform Healthcare Payment Transactions With Coming Era of Healthcare Reform
PaySpan, Inc., formerly Payformance, strengthens its position as the leading provider of healthcare payment and reimbursement automation, with the signing of a record number of new contracts, renewals and contract expansions with clients during the first quarter of 2012. This record-setting quarter follows a banner 2011 in which PaySpan recorded 19 new health plan deals. MarketWire

Symantec Reports Preliminary Fiscal Fourth Quarter 2012 Results
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced preliminary financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter, ended March 30, 2012. Symantec will release actual results for the fiscal fourth quarter after the market closes on May 2, 2012. MarketWire

Guardian 8 Holdings Appoints Kathleen Hanrahan as Interim CFO
Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCQB: GRDH) (PINKSHEETS: GRDH), developer of the innovative "G8 Pro V2" defense device, announced today that it has appointed former president of TASER® International, Kathleen "Kathy" Hanrahan, as Interim CFO for Guardian 8 Holdings MarketWire

Cloudera Delivers CDH4 Beta
Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based data management software, services and training, today announced that version four of Cloudera's Distribution Including Apache Hadoop (CDH4) is now available in public beta MarketWire

Fandor Teams Up With Ebertfest to Expand the Festival's Online Reach
Fandor, a curated online service for watching exceptional films, today announced that it has partnered with the sold-out Ebertfest to make festival content, including films, panel discussion and Q&As, available on the web for those who cannot attend in person MarketWire

Global Electronics Manufacturer Purchases IceWEB 7000 Unified Data Storage System
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, announced today that one of the world's largest electronics manufacturers has purchased a high performance IceWEB 7000 highly redundant and scalable unified data storage system. MarketWire

City Sports on Fast Track to $300,000+ in Energy Savings With World Energy Solutions
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it is implementing a comprehensive energy management plan on behalf of City Sports, a specialty sports retailer with locations across the East Coast MarketWire

Simraceway(R) to Create Official INDYCAR Game
Ignite Game Technologies ("Ignite") and INDYCAR today announced the Silicon Valley-based video game company will develop the next official INDYCAR game and release it on its online racing platform, Simraceway ( MarketWire

FireEye and Mandiant Partner to Combat Advanced Targeted Attacks
FireEye, Inc. and Mandiant Corporation today announced a partnership that improves joint customers' capabilities to respond to advanced cyber threats faster and more efficiently. MarketWire

Radius Introduces First Small Business Sales Intelligence Platform
Radius today introduced the first sales intelligence platform exclusively focused on providing relevant and accurate data on the small business market. The company, formerly known as Fwix, is rebranding as Radius, and delivering real-time online and social data for sales teams targeting small to medium-sized businesses, a market representing 65 percent of the U.S. economy (SBA)(1) MarketWire

Monstro Releases Social Music Charts -- First Charts to Measure Music Shared on Social Networks
Monstro ( announced today the release of the Monstro Social Music Charts, the only charts to measure music that fans are sharing on their social networks in real time. By measuring the social buzz of each band or song, the charts can immediately identify breakout acts or hits before they appear on mainstream charts. MarketWire

First Bank of Nigeria Deploys Oracle Financial Services to Combat Financial Crime and Meet Regulatory Obligations
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Norton Solves Password Pain With Identity Safe
For many consumers, keeping track of their online user names and passwords across all of their different devices feels like an impossible task MarketWire

AMD and Adobe(R) Creative Suite(R) 6 Innovate With OpenCL(TM) and GPU Acceleration
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Adobe Systems Incorporated to optimize a new set of GPU-accelerated features for Adobe products including the newly announced Adobe Photoshop® CS6 MarketWire

Venafi Encryption Director 6 Selected as CODiE Awards Finalist for Best Security Solution
Venafi, the inventor and market leader of enterprise key and certificate management (EKCM) solutions, today announced that the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) has named Venafi Encryption Director™ 6 (Director 6) as a finalist in the 2012 CODiE Awards Best Security Solution category MarketWire

E-Cycling on the Rise, Reports Suggest
The Consumer Electronics Association reports 53 percent year-over-year growth for 2011 in the collection of gadgets; mobile phone trade-ins also increase for participants in their eCycling Leadership Initiative ( MarketWire

Fashion Guru Carson Kressley to Launch New Exclusive Fashion Collection on ShopNBC April 26
ValueVision Media (NASDAQ: VVTV), a multichannel electronic retailer operating as ShopNBC (, announced today that famed fashion guru Carson Kressley will launch his new exclusive apparel collection "Love, Carson" on Thursday, April 26 at 9pm ET as part of the network's Fashion Day Event MarketWire

Arrival of Full AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7000M Series Graphics Lineup Ushers in New Era for Mobile Graphics
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced its full line of revolutionary mobile discrete graphics based on the company's acclaimed Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, which includes the AMD Radeon™ HD 7900M, HD 7800M, and HD 7700M Series GPUs MarketWire

Peoplefluent to Present Webinar on Avoiding Compliance Traps When Deploying Vendor Management Systems Internationally
WHO: Peoplefluent™, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed mobile and SaaS suite solutions for Talent Management, Vendor Management and Workforce Compliance and Diversity WHAT: Will present a complimentary webinar titled "Avoiding Compliance Traps: What You Need to Consider When Deploying VMS Internationally." WHEN: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 12:00 p.m MarketWire

nFocus Solutions Receives Coveted 2012 Stevie(R) Award for Sales & Customer Service(SM)
nFocus Solutions' Client Support Team was presented with a Bronze Stevie® Award for Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year as part of the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. MarketWire

Cadence Connects and Inspires EDA Industry at Its CDNLive! EMEA Annual Global User Conference
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, is hosting its annual user conference CDNLive! EMEA from May 14-16 at the Dolce Hotel in Munich/Unterschleissheim. The series of worldwide CDNLive! user conferences brings together Cadence® technology users, developers, and industry experts who are shaping the future of the electronics industry. MarketWire

Blog Post Ideas Book From Blogging Industry Experts -- Free Download
Businesses that blog now have a go-to resource when they are stuck for blog post ideas. Each and every tip in the book 103 Ways to Create Sharp Blog Content will spark blog post ideas for those in any industry and of any blogging experience level. MarketWire

Oracle Is #1 Enterprise Software Vendor in Life Sciences
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Intersil Unveils Industry's Smallest and Lowest Cost LED-Based LCoS Pico Projector System Solution
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors, today introduced the Pico-qHD™, the world's lowest cost pico projector system, and the industry's smallest production-ready LED-based LCoS Pico Projector solution. MarketWire

BloomReach Leverages Silicon Valley Success and Recruits Elite Engineering Team to Develop New Products on the Web Relevance Engine
BloomReach, creators of the Big Data cloud marketing platform, today announced its expansion into India with the official launch of a research and development center in Bangalore, India MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Named 2012 CODiE Award Finalist in Three Categories

Q-Sensei Enterprise v2.0 Unveiled to Rapidly Develop Tailored Search Applications for Big Data
Q-Sensei Corp., the multi-dimensional search and indexing technology company, unveiled today the latest version of its enterprise search platform -- Q-Sensei Enterprise v2.0 -- designed to rapidly and flexibly develop tailored search-based applications (SBAs) tapping the wealth of data from enterprise Intranets, social media, third parties and the Internet. MarketWire

FiberMedia Expands Its Flagship Secaucus, NJ Data Center
FiberMedia Group, LLC, a leading data center services provider with facilities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Cleveland, OH, announces the expansion of its flagship Secaucus, NJ facility to accommodate the strong demand for enterprise-class data center services MarketWire

Courion Leverages NaviSite's Enterprise Cloud to Deliver Identity and Access Management Software-as-a-Service
NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that Courion Corporation, the leader in identity and access management for access risk, has selected NaviSite's NaviCloud platform to deliver its CourionLive™ identity and access management in the cloud via Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). MarketWire

TELEHOUSE America Data Centers Achieve SSAE 16 Compliance
TELEHOUSE America, the leading provider of dedicated data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces its New York and Los Angeles data centers are now SSAE 16 Type 1 compliant, having successfully completed the rigorous independent assessments required of the SSAE 16 standard. MarketWire

WeVideo Secures $19.2M in Funding
WeVideo (, creators of the world's most powerful and easy-to-use online video editing platform, today announced that it has secured $19.2M in a Series A funding round, led by Crest Capital Ventures of Houston, TX. The additional funding will help WeVideo to position the company as a global leader in the online video creation space for both consumers and businesses. MarketWire

Ether2 Paves the Way for Next-Generation Mobile Communications by Opening Patent to Developers
Last week's SAE Journal publication and the April 26th SAE World Congress presentation are a big deal for DEMOgod and GEW50 awarded company, Ether2, who is seeking to build a developer community, where the innovation behind their 5th patent is now available for free use outside the US. MarketWire

Infocast's Overcoming the Environmental and Regulatory Challenges of Hydraulic Fracturing
Infocast's much-anticipated Overcoming the Environmental and Regulatory Challenges of Hydraulic Fracturing returns for its second edition at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center in Pittsburgh, PA on May 22-23, 2012 MarketWire

Major Academic Health System Selects iSirona to Provide Device Connectivity
iSirona®, a provider of simplified solutions for medical device integration, today announced that Duke University Health System (DUHS), ranked the #9 hospital in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, has signed an agreement to implement iSirona's device connectivity solution MarketWire

Guanwei Recycling Regains NASDAQ Compliance
Guanwei Recycling Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: GPRC), China's leading clean tech manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE), reported today that with the price of its shares having maintained a closing bid price of $1.00 or more for more than ten consecutive business days, the Company has been notified by NASDAQ it has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5550 (a) (2). MarketWire

NioGold's Marban Property Recovers 95.4 - 97.6% Gold in Metallurgical Testwork
NioGold Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: NOX) (OTCQX: NOXGF) ("NioGold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of preliminary metallurgical testing for two composite samples from the Marban Block property conducted by SGS Mineral Services. Ore cyanidation testing produced results ranging from 95.4% to 97.6% gold recoveries MarketWire

Infocast's Defense Renewable Energy & Military Microgrids Summit
Infocast's highly anticipated Defense Renewable Energy & Military Microgrids Summit will take place at the Key Bridge Marriott in Arlington, VA on May 30-June 1, 2012 -- with Department of Defense (DOD) Deputy Under Secretary Dr. Dorothy Robyn as keynote speaker MarketWire

Feldman to Privately Place Securities
Feldman Mall Properties, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FMLP) (the "Company") made the following announcement: MarketWire

Infocast's Power Generation Asset Financing Summit
Infocast is delighted to announce its upcoming Power Generation Asset Financing Summit to be held at the Digital Sandbox in New York, NY from May 21-23, 2012. The Summit, featuring two exceptional events, will be kicked off by an Executive Briefing that offers an excellent opportunity to gain high-level insight into the major trends impacting the value of power assets MarketWire

Florida East Coast Railway Modernizes Its Equipment Maintenance & Repair Management Operations With Solution From IAS
International Asset Systems® (IAS), the leader in cloud-based solutions for intermodal transportation and global cargo container shipping, announces that Florida East Coast Railway, LLC (FEC) has implemented IAS® EquipmentRepair to modernize their equipment maintenance and repair operations MarketWire

GuestLogix Unveils Second-Generation Onboard Retail Software for the Global Airline Industry
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX: GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced an enhanced version of the industry's most comprehensive and advanced onboard retail software MarketWire

Rosemont Media to Attend ASAPS 2012 Meeting in Vancouver, BC
Plastic surgery marketing and website design firm Rosemont Media will be in attendance at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). The Aesthetic Meeting runs from May 3-8, 2012 in Vancouver, BC, Canada, and primarily focuses on continued education to further improve patient care and safety MarketWire

Municipality of Cape Town and ADVA Optical Networking Pioneer New City-Wide Network
ADVA AG Optical Networking /Municipality of Cape Town and ADVA Optical Networking Pioneer New City-WideNetwork. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Cubic Awarded $65 Million Sydney Rail Contract for Services

Infocast's Key Midstream Agreements 2012
Infocast is pleased to announce the launch of its first ever Key Midstream Agreements course to be held at the Hotel Derek in Houston, TX, from May 23-24, 2012. This intensive, one and a half day course will provide participants with real world, hands-on information and examples, checklists, sample clauses and scenarios from actual deals MarketWire

Austrian Post Deploys ForeScout CounterACT to Secure Head Office and Multiple Networks
Infosecurity Europe 2012 -- ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organisations, today announced that Austrian Post AG, the leading provider of mail shipping services in Austria, has selected ForeScout CounterACT to protect its head office network against unauthorised access and possible hacking MarketWire

Trellis Earth Products Hires Quick Serve Restaurant Industry Exec James Fahlgren as Vice President of Sales
Trellis Earth Products, Inc. (OTCQX: TREL), a leading manufacturer of sustainable bioplastic finished goods, today announced that it has appointed James Fahlgren its Vice President of Sales, as the Company transitions into becoming a bioplastics manufacturer with a vertically integrated, state-of-the-art factory in Lake Oswego, Oregon later in 2012. MarketWire Launches New Blinds and Shades Line From Good Housekeeping, a Denver-based internet retailer of high-end roller shades, wood blinds and other types of window decor and coverings, has announced that it will now be adding a new line of window blinds from Good Housekeeping to its product offerings. As part of the promotion, is offering a 10% discount on all Good Housekeeping blinds and shades from now until May 7th. MarketWire

One in Every Five Mac Computers Harbors Malware, Sophos Research Reveals
New research released by Sophos has revealed a disturbingly high level of malware on Mac computers -- with both Windows and Mac threats being discovered. MarketWire

Rio Tinto Alcan and Cahya Mata Sarawak Cancel $1 Billion Aluminum Smelter Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Rio Tinto Alcan (Montreal, Quebec), the aluminum manufacturing branch of Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO), and Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (KL:CMSBU) (Sarawak, Malaysia) have mutually terminated their memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build a $2 billion dollar aluminum smelter in Malaysia's Sarawak state MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Power Industry Faces Challenges of Decommissioning, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The decommissioning of old power plants is a topic that the electric generation industry and the nation are being forced to address MarketWire

Market Research Projects Media, Sera & Reagents Markets in Biotechnology at $4.2 Billion by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Markets for Media, Sera and Reagents in Biotechnology," to their collection of Biotechnology market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Northland Signs Logistics Agreement with Green Cargo
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OSLO: NAUR) ("Northland" or the "Company") announces that its subsidiary, Northland Logistics AB, has signed an agreement with Green Cargo AB ("Green Cargo") covering the operation of the locomotives that will run from the Pitkajarvi transloading terminal to the Port of Narvik. MarketWire

Open Source Content Management Vendor Nuxeo Continues Strong Growth Path
Nuxeo, the provider of an open source content management platform for business applications, today announced that it has seen significant growth in the ECM marketplace -- particularly in North America. In 2011, Nuxeo doubled its revenue and customer base in North America, maintaining its momentum in the global content management marketplace. MarketWire

Performance Marketing Firm Ads Direct Connects Marketers to Expansive Global Network
There was a time when it was difficult for advertisers to market their products in truly international markets, but the Internet has drastically changed that. Thanks to the advent of online technology, marketers can now connect with markets that may previously have been inaccessible. The problem, for some advertisers, is simply locating the best, most expansive networks MarketWire

Home Business Challenge Launches New Training Courses in Social Media, Affiliate Marketing
For those seeking to build an online business and make money on the Internet, there are a wide number of resources available. Those resources range from tried-and-true methods like e-mail and banner ads, to newer tools, such as Twitter and even Pinterest. While the technology is abundant, however, the knowledge necessary to generate profits is sometimes in short supply MarketWire

David Clelland Offers Insight Into 2012's Hottest Alternative Investment, Scotch Whisky
Quickly emerging as 2012's new, noteworthy alternative investment, fine and rare whisky is continuously outperforming such lucrative investments as gold, according to the whisky valuation experts. While the value of gold rose 146% in the four-year period from 2008 to 2011, an investment in the top 10 performing whiskies would have achieved a gain of more than 400% MarketWire

ASSA ABLOY: Stable growth with strong improvement in earnings
* Sales increased by 25%, including 3% organic growth, and totaled SEK10,839 M (8,699). * Continued strong growth in Global Technologies, good and stableprogress in Europe and North America, but some weakening in the emerging countries. * Acquisitions of Dynaco, Traka and Frameworks were completed MarketWire

Nokia comments on Fitch's credit rating announcement
Timo Ihamuotila, Nokia's Executive VicePresident and CFO,comments on today's unsolicited rating from Fitch: MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced results for the first quarter 2012. MarketWire

LASIK Surgeons in Washington, DC Discuss Age-Related Aesthetic Trends
According to the latest statistics from the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), approximately 800,000 refractive surgical procedures were performed in 2010. At Eye Doctors of Washington, a center for vision correction, facial aesthetics, and LASIK in Tyson's Corner and Washington, DC, Drs MarketWire

Lawrenceville, NJ Dentist to Join Cosmetic Enhancement Event
New Jersey cosmetic dentist Dr. David I. Schor, DDS, his associates Dr. Maria Rhode, DMD and Dr. Vivian Mesina, DMD, and his practice Imagine Advanced Dental Arts are announcing their participation in the Grand Opening event for RAI Vein Center at Lawrenceville MarketWire

Rhode Island Plastic Surgeon to Speak at ASAPS Conference
In preparation for the upcoming annual conference of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Dr. Patrick Sullivan, a plastic surgeon in Rhode Island, has announced he will be lecturing on several topics including facial rejuvenation and eyelid surgery. Looking forward to the 45th annual installment of The Aesthetic Meeting, Dr MarketWire

Project Insight Participates as Silver Sponsor at the Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit
Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit -- Project management software Project Insight today announced that they will participate as a Silver Sponsor at the Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit. Taking place May 21-23, Project Insight will provide attendees with a sneak peek of its upcoming version 10 (Booth D). The official release for Project Insight version 10 is expected in early summer. MarketWire

ValidEdge Unveils First Portable Malware Intelligence System
Infosecurity Conference -- ValidEdge, a wholly owned subsidiary of LynuxWorks, Inc., has unveiled a truly secure real-time malware analysis engine built into a standard laptop, delivering the power to analyze up to 1000 malware samples per day in a fully functional laptop without compromising the integrity of the laptop's functions, data or operating system. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Programmable Logic Devices Market Growth at 10.4% CAGR Through 2015 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Programmable Logic Devices Market 2011-2015," to their collection of Electronics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Norsk Hydro: REMINDER - Presentation of Hydro's first quarter results 2012
Hydro's first quarter results 2012 will bereleased at 07:00 CET (01:00 AM EST,06:00 UK time), on Friday April 27, 2012. The quarterly report andpresentationslides will be available on at the same time. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts North American Geographical Information Systems Market Growth at 12% CAGR Through 2015 has announced the addition of the new report "Geographical Information Systems Market in North America 2011-2015," to their collection of Software & Services market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Encompass UK Selects Signiant File Movement Software to Support Growth of European Network Playout Facility
Signiant, a global leader in intelligent file movement software for the media and entertainment industry, today announced that Encompass Digital Media, a global provider of advanced transmission solutions for more than 400 television network channels, has deployed Signiant software at its European playout facility in London to support significant new playout business MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Announces Extension to Expected Closing Date of Sale of Tsagaan Tolgoi Deposit
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(HKSE: 1878) ("SouthGobi" or "the Company") announced today that the expected closing date of the sale of the Tsagaan Tolgoi Deposit to Modun Resources Limited (ASX: MOU) ("Modun") is extended to be on or before December 31, 2012 MarketWire

Biomni Announces API for ServiceNow
Biomni, the pioneer of User-Centric Enterprise Service Catalog and Request Fulfillment solutions, today announced integration with ServiceNow, making the powerful ITSM solution even more consumable by businesses end-user customers. MarketWire

Lattice Announces New 32 QFN Package for MachXO2 Programmable Logic Devices
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced the immediate availability of its low cost, low power MachXO2™ family of programmable logic devices (PLD) in a new 32 QFN (Quad Flatpack No-leads) package MarketWire

Net Optics President and CEO, Bob Shaw, to Deliver Red Herring Europe Keynote Address Today on Building a Successful Global Tech Company
Net Optics, the industry's leading provider of intelligent access and monitoring solutions, today announced that its CEO and President, Bob Shaw, will address leading technological innovators at Amsterdam's 2012 Red Herring Europe event. Shaw will join speakers from Cisco Systems, IBM Venture Group, and major European financial analysts on the podium during the three-day event. MarketWire

KANA Acquires Cloud Customer Service Company Trinicom
KANA Software, Inc., a global leader of customer service solutions used by more than 600 enterprises including half of the Global 100 and more than 200 government agencies, today announced it has completed its acquisition of privately held Trinicom, a provider of cloud-based web customer service (WCS) and customer interaction software. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MarketWire

HAVAS : 1st quarter 2012 - revenue growth continues
P R E S S R E L E A S E Puteaux, 24(th) April, 2012 1(st) quarter 2012: revenue growth continues Unadjusted Growth +7.2% Organic Growth +3.5% * Q1 2012 revenue: EUR387 million, up from EUR361 million in Q1 2011, anincrease of 7.2% * Growth at constant exchange rates: 5 MarketWire

Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation's New Management Invokes Multiple Administrative Changes
Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BCND) today announced multiple administrative changes regarding operations. MarketWire

Tenaris Accomplishes Confab Delisting
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BVM: TS) (MILAN: TEN) announced that, at the auction for its delisting tender offer to acquire all of the ordinary and preferred shares held by the public in its Brazilian subsidiary Confab Industrial S.A., or Confab, first announced on January 18, 2012, a total of 216,269,261 Confab shares were tendered MarketWire

Alpha Omega Solutions and Consultancy Services Ltd Becomes FINCAD Channel Partner in Hong Kong
FINCAD, the market leader for innovative OTC derivatives solutions, announced today that Alpha Omega Solutions and Consultancy Services Ltd, a leading provider of tools and solutions in the financial industry, has joined the FINCAD Channel Program as a Channel Partner in Hong Kong MarketWire

Applied Minerals, Inc. Enters Into Agreement to Supply Samsung Cheil Industries, Inc. With Its Dragonite-XR:LBV(TM) Flame Retardant Additive
Applied Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: AMNL) (OTCBB: AMNL), the leading global producer of Halloysite Clay solutions, today announced that it has entered into a supply agreement with Samsung Cheil Industries ("Samsung"), an affiliate business of Samsung Group, for its Dragonite-XR:LBV™ product MarketWire

Leading Russian Security Firm Group-IB Releases 2011 Report on Russian Cybercrime
Group-IB, a leading Russian cybercrime investigation and computer forensics company and LETA Group subsidiary, today announced a 28-page report on the Russian cybercrime market in 2011. Analysts from Group-IB's computer forensics lab and its CERT-GIB unit prepared the report. MarketWire

Time to Focus on Yield as a Key Source of Shareholder Value, According to a New Survey
Investors are growing more pessimistic about the prospects of the global economy and global equities markets. As a result, they are embracing an old-fashioned approach to value creation: making the health of a company's free-cash-flow-yield their top investment criterion, according to a recent survey by The Boston Consulting Group. MarketWire

Warrant Exercises Add to Gold Standard Treasury
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. ("Gold Standard") (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) ( reported today that the 1,199,616 accelerated warrants that were unexercised as of April 11, 2012 have now all been exercised. Since April 11, 2012 the Company has received $1,318,567 (all figures are quoted in Canadian dollars) from the exercise of 1,318,567 share purchase warrants MarketWire

Notification Under Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Market Act: Holdings of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Nokia Corporation Exceeded 5%
Nokia CorporationStock exchange releaseApril 24, 2012 at 16.10 (CET+1)Espoo, Finland - According to information received by Nokia Corporation,theholdings, comprising of both shares and financial instruments, of JPMorganChase& Co. have exceeded 5% of the share capital of Nokia.On April 20, 2012, the holdings of JPMorgan Chase & Co MarketWire

All American Pet Company, Inc. Announces the Expansion of Its New PAWTIZER(TM) Product Line at the World's Largest Online Retailer
All American Pet Company, Inc. (OTCQB: AAPT) (PINKSHEETS: AAPT) is pleased to announce the success of its retail launch at the world's largest online retailer of its newest product innovation; PAWTIZER™ -- the 99.9% antibacterial paw wipe for dogs. MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2012 Financial and Operating Results
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2012 financial and operating results on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 beginning at 12:00 PM (Noon) Eastern Time. MarketWire

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Schedules Conference Call to Announce First-Quarter Results for 2012
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call on Tues., May 8, 2012, at 9 a.m. Pacific/ 12 noon Eastern to discuss the Company's first-quarter operating results for 2012. The Company plans to issue its earnings release after the market closes on Mon., May 7. MarketWire

Oracle Announces General Availability of Oracle Communications MetaSolv Solution 6.2.1
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc. to Report Results for Fiscal Second Quarter 2012
ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEY) announced today that it will release financial results for the three month period ended March 31, 2012, prior to the market open on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. MarketWire

RHJ International: Transparency Declaration - Notification: McElvaine Investment Management Ltd.
In accordance with the rules on financial transparency, McElvaine InvestmentManagement Ltd. sent a notification confirming that the aggregate amount ofshares they hold has fallen on April 20, 2012, below the threshold of 3% of thetotal outstanding shares issued by RHJ International ("RHJI"). MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.085 per share. The dividend is payable on May 16, 2012, to shareholders of record on May 4, 2012. MarketWire

REC to exit all wafer operations in Norway
Sandvika, April 24, 2012: With prospects of continued negative operating results, Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) has decided to close down the remaining 650 MW multicrystalline wafer plant at Herøya currently in operation. GlobeNewswire

Fairstar Heavy Transport response to conditional Dockwise proposed acquisition of Fairstar
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has met with representatives of Dockwise, today, in Fairstar's Rotterdam Headquarters. At this meeting, Fairstar provided Dockwise with factual materials, including details about its future order book, which demonstrate that the true value of Fairstar is significantly higher than the conditional offer of NOK 9.3 per share GlobeNewswire

Result of General Meeting
AFRICAN EAGLE RESOURCES PLC("African Eagle" or the "Company")RESULT OF GENERAL MEETINGAfrican Eagle Resources plc (AIM: AFE; AltX: AEA) is pleased to announce that all resolutions put to Shareholders at today's General Meeting were passed GlobeNewswire

-Management Will Not Conduct an Earnings Conference Call- GlobeNewswire

TNR Gold's Gary Schellenberg Discusses Gold Mining in Alaska on Midas Letter Money
TNR Gold Corp. (TSX.V:TNR) Executive Chairman Gary Schellenberg talks about his company's flagship Shotgun Project, located 175 kilometres south of Donlin Creek within the Kuskokwim Gold Belt in Southwestern Alaska. The company acquired the remaining 50% of the project from Nova Gold Resources Inc, and so now controls 100% of the project GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : New Share Option Scheme
Össur - New Share Option Scheme GlobeNewswire

Össur - First Quarter Report 2012

EDB ErgoGroup ASA changes name to EVRY ASA
(Oslo, 24 April 2012) The Annual General Meeting of EDB ErgoGroup ASA resolved unanimously on 23 April 2012 to change the company's name to EVRY ASA. The change in name has now been formally registered with the Norwegian Register of Business Enterprises. The new name and new ticker code will come into effect on the Oslo stock exchange from Thursday 26 April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Launches New Mobile Oncology Decision Support Solution for R&D Pharmaceutical Leaders
 AstraZeneca speeds R&D decision making with cutting-edge life sciences technology GlobeNewswire

Automated Benefits' G. Scott Paterson Talks Cloud Computing and the Future of Insurance on Midas Letter Money
 Automated Benefits Corp. (TSX.V:AUT) Chairman G. Scot Paterson is the guest on Midas Letter Money in this segment recorded in Toronto. Paterson talks with host James West about the next wave in Cloud computing, and outlines how Automated Benefits is poised to capture market share in the drive towards insurance claim process automation GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Proxies in connection with annual general meeting
(2012-04-24) In connection with the Annual General Meeting of Kitron ASA 26 April 2012 has:Arne Solberg, director and primary insider of the company, received authorization from Kongsberg Gruppen ASA to vote for 33,439,153 shares (19.33%).Antti Partanen has received authorization from the Amber Trust II and KJK Fund SICAV-SIF to vote for 29,172,000 shares (16.87%). GlobeNewswire

The Annual Report from Dannemora Minerals is now published, English version
The Annual Report from Dannemora Mineral is now published, English version GlobeNewswire

Nokia comments on Fitch's credit rating announcement
Espoo, Finland - Timo Ihamuotila, Nokia's Executive Vice President and CFO, comments on today's unsolicited rating from Fitch: GlobeNewswire

Orion Group Interim Report January-March 2012

Endomines AB publishes complete exploration results for 2011
The press release can be downloaded from the following link:Endomines AB publishes complete exploration results for 2011 GlobeNewswire

In-depth analysis of the outcome in March - lower interest rate payments on central government debt
The net borrowing requirement in March was SEK 1.1 billion lower than our previous forecast. The difference is mainly explained by lower interest rate payments on central government debt due to exchange rate gains. The primary borrowing requirement, i.e. the net borrowing requirement excluding interest rate payments, developed in line with our forecast. GlobeNewswire

Finns are smart borrowers on home loans - pressure on higher lending rates
Press release 24th April 2012OP-Pohjola's Asuntoaamu event:Based on the financial skills survey commissioned by OP-Pohjola, 80% of the respondents think that housing is expensive in Finland although 63% of the respondents are not ready to compromise comfort of living even if it meant pulling in one's horns otherwise. The survey revealed that people are conscious borrowers GlobeNewswire

Sobi: The board of directors exercises authorization for share issuance and repurchase of shares
- for the purpose of securing the company's commitments under the performance based, long-term share programs GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Invests More than EUR 13 Million in Environmental Technology
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc24 April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Metro International: Anders Kronborg joins Investment AB Kinnevik as Chief Operating Officer
Metro International S.A. ("Metro") today announced that Anders Kronborg, currently Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") for Metro, will join the management team at Investment AB Kinnevik ("Kinnevik") as Chief Operating Officer ("COO"). GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE : Safe Caledonia awarded contract in the UK North Sea
Prosafe has signed a contract with BP Exploration Operating Company Limited ('BP') for the use of Safe Caledonia conducting accommodation support at the Andrew Area Development Project in the UK sector of the North Sea. On site operations are planned to commence end-2012, with a firm period through to end-August 2013. In addition, Prosafe has granted BP a one-month option GlobeNewswire

Biotie and Seikagaku agree to end License Agreement on Biotie's VAP-1 antibody program
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP. STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  24 April 2012, at 9.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Analytik Jena Announces Forecast for 2011/2012 Financial Year
Analytik Jena AG /Analytik Jena Announces Forecast for 2011/2012 Financial Year. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Anders Kronborg new Chief Operating Officer in Kinnevik
Investment AB Kinnevik today announced that Anders Kronborg, presently CFO at Metro International SA, will join the management team at Investment AB Kinnevik as Chief Operating Officer (COO). GlobeNewswire

Metro International: Metro files for delisting
Investment AB Kinnevik ("Kinnevik"), through the wholly-owned subsidiary Kinnevik Media Holding AB, on 10 April 2012 completed the public tender offer for Metro International S.A. ("Metro" or the "Company") GlobeNewswire

TGS Annual Report 2011
Please find attached the TGS Annual Report 2011.   The report can be downloaded from and GlobeNewswire

Brussels, 24 April 2012, at 7:30 am GlobeNewswire

Kemira Oyj's Interim Report January-March 2012: Stable revenue and sales margin offset by higher fixed costs
Kemira OyjStock exchange releaseApril 24, 2012 at 8.30 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy, design, engineering and management services company, today announced that as a teaming partner of CDM Smith it has become contract partner in an environmental framework contract with the US Army Corps of Engineers in Wiesbaden, Germany GlobeNewswire

BinckBank AGM adopts resolutions in accordance with agenda
The annual general meeting of shareholders of BinckBank N.V. held on 23 April 2012 has adopted the resolutions proposed in the agenda. The resolutions adopted include the following: GlobeNewswire

SEB: First quarter of 2012: Operating profit SEK 3.7bn (4.3)
"Our relationship banking model has generated a robust first quarter and profit before credit loss provisions increased by 2 per cent. The number of customers increased in all segments and asset gathering activities continued to attract net new money. Costs developed according to plan and asset quality has remained strong. GlobeNewswire

The Board of Directors of Camposol Holding Plc has in its meeting on 23 April 2012, discussed and approved the final annual accounts for 2011. GlobeNewswire

Pharmaceuticals and Alcon performed strongly in the first quarter; overall Group results impacted by expected challenges
Novartis International AG /Pharmaceuticals and Alcon performed strongly in the first quarter; overall Group results impacted by expected challenges . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Report on 1st quarter 2012: Feintool lifts sales by 9%
Feintool International Holding AG /Report on 1st quarter 2012: Feintool lifts sales by 9%. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Imtech N.V. : Trading update Q1 2012: robust growth in order book, maintaining 2012 EBITA growth outlook
Gouda - Royal Imtech NV (technical services provider in and outside Europe) has seen a robust increase in its order book during the first quarter of 2012, as compared with the same period last year. Imtech is firmly on course and maintains its outlook for the entire year 2012 with a further increase in EBITA, through organic growth and acquisitions GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : manufacturing license obtained for European production facility
Regulated informationapril 24, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Norsk Hydro : REMINDER - Presentation of Hydro's first quarter results 2012
Hydro's first quarter results 2012 will be released at 07:00 CET (01:00 AM EST, 06:00 UK time), on Friday April 27, 2012. The quarterly report and presentation slides will be available on at the same time. GlobeNewswire

ADVA AG Optical Networking / /Ad hoc: ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING REPORTS Q1 2012 FINANCIAL RESULTS WITH PROFITABILITY ABOVE GUIDANCE . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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