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Ampyra 10mg Beats 5mg, But Weak Overall Results Net Neutral For ACOR
Acorda Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ACOR) reported this morning that a 5mg dose of Ampyra was not as effective as the approved dose, Ampyra 10mg. The FDA required the company to conduct the low dose study when it originally approved the drug, which is used to help multiple sclerosis (MS) patients walk better.Neither dose met the primary endpoint in the FDA-mandated trial reported today ACN Newswire

Ensuring Smart Power Capacity Choices in Asia
The APAC energy sector is entering a time of unparalleled growth and opportunity, says Dr. Weerakorn Ongsakul, Associate Professor and Dean, School of Environment, Resources and Development, Asian Institute of Technology. "It is now the time to focuson the implementation of clean energy, solar power and renewables," he adds ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Introduces docomo with series ARROWS Me F-11D
Fujitsu today announced that its new smartphone, docomo with series ARROWS Me F-11D, will be available from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. in Japan beginning August 15, 2012.ARROWS Me F-11D has been designed with an emphasis on simplicity and ease of use to attract customers who are considering the purchase of a smartphone in the near future ACN Newswire

Getting a Global Mindset - Japan Employers Need to Think like the Employees They Want to Attract
If employers want to recruit candidates with a global mindset in a bid to keep up with the global marketplace they need to think that way themselves, according to Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK ("Hays Japan") ACN Newswire

2012 Spikes Asia Campaign Created by JWT Singapore
Spikes Asia, the regional creative advertising and communications festival for Asia Pacific, has partnered with JWT Singapore for the third year running to produce the 2012 marketing campaign."As a Festival that celebrates creativity, it's important that the Spikes Asia branding is regenerated each year to remain fresh and relevant ACN Newswire

Crucell and Scripps Research Discover and Describe Broad-spectrum Antibodies against Influenza B, a Crucial Link in Development of Universal Flu Therapies and Vaccine
In a landmark discovery, researchers from Crucell Holland B.V. and The Scripps Research Institute, today announced the identification of the first human monoclonal antibodies that appear capable of disabling all influenza B viruses. The discovery, published today in the journal Science, addresses a significant missing link in development of universal therapies and a vaccine ACN Newswire

Metatron/i-Mobilize Reports 2nd Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
Metatron, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRNJ) MarketWire

WesternU Convocation: Fulfilling the Promise
The message of inspiration, commitment and camaraderie rang loud and clear at Western University of Health Sciences' Convocation and white coat ceremonies. MarketWire

Sinclair Broadcast Group Calls for Massive Price Increase for DISH Customers
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. has threatened to block DISH customers' access to television stations in 45 cities across the country unless DISH accepts a massive price increase. The retransmission consent agreement between DISH and Sinclair expires August 15. If the companies fail to reach an agreement on price, DISH will no longer be allowed to carry Sinclair's signals. MarketWire

Companhia de Concessoes Rodoviarias Announces Results for the 2nd Quarter 2012
CCR S.A. (CCR) (BOVESPA: CCRO3), Brazil's largest road concession operator in revenue terms, hereby presents its results for the second quarter of 2012. MarketWire

The 2012 OC Fair Rolls Up the Welcome Mat for Its More Than 1.3 Million Guests
The 2012 OC Fair wrapped up another successful Fair season by welcoming 1,357,355 Fairgoers for 23 days and nights of "Home Sweet Home" with food, fun and farm animals. MarketWire

Jacobs Entertainment, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and Six Months Results
Jacobs Entertainment, Inc. ("JEI"), an owner and operator of multiple gaming properties, today announced unaudited financial results for its second quarter and six-month period ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Final Opportunity to Own at The Enclave in Paradise Valley
Homebuyers who have been waiting for the luxury of a brand new residence in a golf course community must visit The Enclave at Paradise Valley, where the final phase has been released for sale. Located along the scenic 18-hole Paradise Valley Golf Course, The Enclave's final homes are a great value for casual, luxury living without the luxury price tag MarketWire

easyhome Ltd. Reports 2012 Second Quarter Results, Provides Update on Financing
easyhome Ltd. (TSX: EH) (the "Company" or "easyhome"), Canada's largest merchandise leasing company and a growing provider of financial services, today announced its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

The New Ireland Fund, Inc. Discount Management Program Update
The Board of Directors of The New Ireland Fund, Inc. (NYSE: IRL) (the "Fund") announced today that the Directors are giving further consideration as to what actions the Fund could take to enhance shareholder value and address the discount at which shares have recently traded. MarketWire

American Power Group Corporation Third Quarter Results Conference Call Alert
American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) f//k/a GreenMan Technologies (OTCQB: GMTI) today announced it will host a conference call on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 11:00 AM Eastern in which it will discuss the results for the three and nine months ended June 30, 2012. To participate, please call 1-888-364-3109 and ask for the American Power Group call using pass code 6651649. MarketWire

Optimal, Inc. Appoints Patrick Toland as Chief Revenue Officer
Optimal, Inc., the leading social media advertising and audience data platform, today announced that Patrick Toland has joined the company as chief revenue officer. In his new role, Toland will be responsible for driving Optimal's revenue growth and leading the company's sales strategy. MarketWire

Scriptwriters Network and ProductionHUB Announce Partnership
Scriptwriters Network, a volunteer-driven organization created by writers for writers and industry professionals, is now an official partner of ProductionHUB, the Online Marketplace for Motion Picture, Broadcast TV, Pro Video, Live Event, Corporate and Digital Media Production. MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare and Foundation Healthcare Sign Definitive Purchase Agreement
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH) and Foundation Healthcare Affiliates, LLC today jointly announced the signing of a definitive agreement for Graymark to acquire 100% of the equity interest of Foundation Surgical Hospital Affiliates, LLC, and Foundation Surgery Affiliates, LLC from Foundation Healthcare Affiliates in a transaction valued at $1 MarketWire

Impact Radius' Foundation Enhanced With Tag Management to Offer Marketers Even More Control
Impact Radius, Inc., a leading marketing technology provider, today announced the enhancement of its Foundation product. Foundation now includes turn-key tag management to complement its multi-channel media tracking and measurement technology, thereby creating the first complete end-to-end tracking solution for all channels MarketWire

CytoSorbents Reports Corporate Update and Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care-focused company using blood purification to modulate the immune system to prevent or treat organ failure caused by life-threatening illnesses, announced a corporate update and its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Inner Harbor Welcomes Back First-Class Art Festival August 18 - 19, 2012
The Inner Harbor in downtown Baltimore will come to life with a wide variety of original fine art by the country's top artists when the 4th Annual Inner Harbor Art Festival returns August 18 - 19. Bright, bold, contemporary and even whimsical, the unique works of art on display offer festival-goers a vast array of artwork with wide appeal and prices set to suit all budgets MarketWire

Protos Eyewear Launches Full Line of Eyewear
Protos, a San Francisco-based company, launches its first collection of 3D printed sunglasses. In a region abundant with software tech magnates, they've proven technology can also be used to make ground-breaking eyewear. MarketWire

Collegiate Millennials Shape Culinary Trends of Tomorrow
As incoming college freshmen pack their bags for school this fall, many will be saying goodbye not only to family members but also to existing eating habits. Thanks to innovative campus foodservice, adventurous global cuisine restaurants and the influence of new acquaintances, impressionable students are exposed to new foods that quickly turn into favorites MarketWire

Overhill Farms Engages Investment Banking Firm
Overhill Farms, Inc. (NYSE MKT: OFI) announced that, after receiving several substantive proposals regarding potential joint ventures, acquisitions and other transactions, the Company has engaged the investment banking firm of Piper Jaffray & Co. to advise it with regard to evaluating these and other alternatives to maximize shareholder value. MarketWire

Sales Brisk at New Silicon Valley Townhome Development
Capital Station, LLC has sold 23 of 34 townhomes at its recently opened Capitol Station development thanks to high demand, attractive pricing, convenient location and a good partnership with area real estate brokers. MarketWire

Caterpillar Logistics Services LLC Appoints Jos Opdeweegh CEO
Caterpillar Logistics Services LLC, a provider of third-party logistics solutions to the automotive, industrial, mining, aerospace and defense industries, announced today the appointment of Jos Opdeweegh as CEO. MarketWire

GeoMet Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results of Operations Conference Call
GeoMet, Inc. (OTCQB: GMET) (NASDAQ: GMETP) announced today that it will host its second quarter 2012 results of operations conference call on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Central Time. To participate in the call, dial 888-312-3048 and reference GeoMet conference ID 4797502. The call will also be broadcast from the Company's website at MarketWire

Talon International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and Six Months Financial Results for 2012
Talon International, Inc. (OTCQB: TALN), a leading global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and interlining products, reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. ("Ocean Rig") (NASDAQ: ORIG), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services announced today that it will release its results for the second quarter 2012 after the market closes in New York on Thursday, August 16, 2012. MarketWire

DryShips Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc., of off-shore contract drilling oil services, announced today that it will release its results for the second quarter 2012 after the market closes in New York on Thursday, August 16, 2012. MarketWire

Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Angelina Jolie to Be Represented by Adli Law Group, P.C.
On July 10, 2012, the copyright infringement lawsuit filed by Author Josef P. Knezevic, professionally known as James J. Braddock, against Angelina Jolie, GK Films, FilmDistrict Distribution, Scout Films and Edin Sarkic, was transferred to U.S. District Court for the Central District of California in Los Angeles and the Adli Law Group, P.C MarketWire

[24]7 Customer Experience Innovation, Leadership on Stage at SpeechTEK 2012
[24]7, the intuitive consumer experience company, today announced that it will be presenting at SpeechTEK 2012, August 13-15 at the New York Marriott Marquis. Four [24]7 executives, led by Chief Technology Officer Patrick Nguyen, will speak on a variety of topics at the industry's top speech technology and customer experience event. MarketWire

Verimatrix Redefines Multi-Network Revenue Security for Video Services at IBC 2012
IBC 2012 -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it will be highlighting the increasingly important role of multi-network revenue security at IBC 2012, 7-11 Sept MarketWire

Fortegra Financial Corporation Second Quarter 2012 Net Income Increases $2.5 Million (+162%); Revenues Increase 8.9%; Operating Expenses Decrease 6.9%
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF), an insurance services company providing distribution and administration services and insurance-related products, today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union Sees 310 Percent Leap in Mortgage Loan Volume and Near-Zero Delinquency by Using Advanced Online Technology
The Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union (KTVAECU) deployment of Mortgagebot's® ( lending platform has pushed the credit union to the forefront as a leading full-scale lender in the Greater Knoxville, Tenn., region, with a $400 million loan portfolio and $1 billion in assets as of November 2011 MarketWire

MacroSolve Announces FY 2012 Second Quarter Results
MacroSolve, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve" or the "Company"), a company focused on intellectual property licensing and patent enforcement in the mobile app market development space, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2012, ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

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During tough economic times, it's important to save that extra dollar wherever possible. Some people are willing to sacrifice quality in areas of their life such as buying lesser brand items or cheaper materials, but when it comes to your vehicle, it is important not to cut corners. Luckily, there are ways to save money without compromising performance. MarketWire

WesternU's Pumerantz Lectureship to Be Held Sept. 13, 2012
The fourth annual Dr. Philip Pumerantz Distinguished Lectureship at Western University of Health Sciences will feature a guest speaker with more than 30 years of health care experience. MarketWire

Complete Room Transformation Wins One DIYer $5,000 in FrogTape(R) Earn Your Stripes(TM) Room Makeover Contest
In the second annual Earn Your Stripes™ contest, 93 contestants submitted a project for a chance to win $5,000 from FrogTape® brand painter's tape. A panel of judges selected the top three designs based on criteria of workmanship, originality and accessories. This year's Grand Prize Winner was Olivia Pruitt from Chatham, Va MarketWire

Cadence Publishes Comprehensive Book on Mixed-Signal Methodology
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced availability of the critically acclaimed and much anticipated comprehensive design methodology book for chip designers and CAD engineers that focuses on current and future advanced mixed-signal design challenges and solutions MarketWire

Noble Roman's Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings
Noble Roman's, Inc. (OTCBB: NROM), the Indianapolis based franchisor of Noble Roman's Pizza and Tuscano's Italian Style Subs, today announced results for the quarterly period ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Wood Partners Hires Real Estate Veteran to Oversee the Firm's Asset Management Division
Wood Partners, the nation's most active multifamily developer, has hired real estate veteran Robert Hanrahan as senior vice president of asset management. Based in Wood Partners' Atlanta office, he will provide direction and leadership in carrying out the company's operational strategy and execution for its growing multifamily portfolio. MarketWire

Former SEC Inspector General David Kotz Joins Berkeley Research Group
Global expert services and consulting firm Berkeley Research Group has added H. David Kotz as a director in the Financial Institutions Practice in the firm's Washington, DC, office. Mr. Kotz was the Inspector General of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from 2007 until earlier this year MarketWire

Gartner Predicts Social Media Revenue to Hit Almost $17 Billion in 2012
Gartner, Inc., the world's leading information technology research and advisory company has predicted that revenue from social networks will grow an impressive 43.1 percent year-over-year in 2012, putting the total amount of income generated by sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin at $16.9 billion ( MarketWire

Skystar to File Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 on Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, will file second quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at the end of the business day. MarketWire

Centrue Financial Corporation Announces 2012 Second Quarter Earnings
Centrue Financial Corporation (the "Company" or "Centrue") (OTCQB: TRUE) (PINKSHEETS: TRUE) MarketWire

Arotech Corporation Reports Results for the Second Quarter and First Six Months, 2012
Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ARTX), a provider of quality defense and security products for the military, law enforcement and homeland security markets, today reported results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

University General Health System to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call Wednesday August 15, 2012
University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS) (PINKSHEETS: UGHS), a diversified, integrated multi-specialty health delivery system, today announced that it will host an investor conference call at 11:15 am Eastern Time on Wednesday August 15, 2012, to discuss its operating results for the second quarter and first half of 2012, along with other topics of interest. MarketWire

Summer Infant, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Summer Infant, Inc. ("Summer Infant" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SUMR), a leading developer and distributor of juvenile health, safety, and wellness products, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

DARPA Selects Aurora for Phoenix Program
Aurora Flight Sciences was recently selected by DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) for the Phoenix program to explore development of a new satellite morphology through creation of "satlets" capable of harvesting key components from retired spacecraft in earth orbit. MarketWire

ASC X12 Announces Technical Reports for Post-Adjudicated Health Care Claims Data Reporting Available
Accredited Standards Committee X12 (ASC X12) announced today that the ASC X12 Type 3 Technical Reports for reporting of post adjudicated claims are available at The following implementation guides describe the use of the ASC X12 Health Care Claim transaction set for reporting post adjudicated data related to professional, institutional and dental health care services: MarketWire

KCHF Channel 11 Now Broadcasting 24-Hour WeatherNation on Digital Channel 11.2 in Albuquerque and Santa Fe
WeatherNation TV, Inc., a multi-format 24/7 local, regional and national television weather news service, announced today an agreement with Son Broadcasting Network to deliver local weather news in Albuquerque for KCHF-TV's digital tier. WeatherNation can be seen in high definition in Albuquerque and Santa Fe areas on digital channel 11.2 starting Aug. 13. MarketWire

Sutron Reports Second Quarter Operating Results
Sutron Corporation (NASDAQ: STRN), a leading provider of hydrological, meteorological and oceanic monitoring products, systems and services, announced today its financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Maxwell Systems Donation to Philabundance Provides 1,280 Meals This Summer
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of complete construction business management software solutions, today announced the company's recent donation to Philabundance, the region's largest hunger relief organization. MarketWire

Zepol Releases New U.S. Export Data Tool: TradeIQ(TM) Export
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, has developed a unique database which allows users to see companies that export from the United States, along with the products they send, and countries of the world where the shipments are headed. TradeIQ™ Export contains U.S. export Bills of Lading for four major carriers MarketWire

Is Elite Serum "Too Strong?" China Says "Yes"
SkinPro, the makers of award-winning cosmeceuticals, have reported to iPopularity this morning that they have received a notice informing them that the importation and registration of Elite Serum has been officially blocked in China MarketWire

Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Grows Las Vegas Management Team
Commerce Real Estate Solutions, an independently owned and operated member of the Cushman & Wakefield Alliance (, today announced it has appointed Edward Turpin as the new branch manager of the Las Vegas branch. In addition, Monty Montierth was appointed as the operations manager for the Las Vegas branch. MarketWire

Utiba Expands Hosted Service Offering to Global Market
Utiba, leading provider of mobile financial service solutions, announced today the global expansion of its Software as a Service (SaaS) offering MarketWire

TICC Announces Pricing of $160 Million CLO Transaction
TICC Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: TICC) announced today that it has priced the secured notes in a $160,000,000 collateralized loan obligation (CLO) transaction. The secured notes will be issued by a newly formed special purpose vehicle in which TICC owns all of the equity. The secured notes will have an aggregate face amount of $120,000,000 and will be issued in four classes MarketWire

Laser Energetics Teams With CACI International to Provide Laser Optical Distracters to the U.S. Federal Government
Laser Energetics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LNGT) today announced that it has entered into a strategic teaming agreement with CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) to provide the Dazer Laser® - Light Fighting Technologies Product Line of laser optical distracters to the US Department of Defense and other federal government organizations MarketWire Announces Second Quarter Results, Ltd. (OTCQB: BNGOF), owner of the popular online gaming community, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. All amounts are presented in United States dollars and in accordance with United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. MarketWire

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SHSU Named "A Great College To Work For" for Third Consecutive Year
For the third year in a row, Sam Houston State University has been named "A Great College To Work For," according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. MarketWire

Reed's Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 First Profitable Quarter
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, today announced the financial results for its second fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2012. MarketWire

FlashDisk PetaStore Offers 2 Petabyte Cabinet
Winchester Systems Inc., a leading data storage solutions provider, today introduced their new PS-4500 FlashDisk PetaStore cabinet that provides high density data storage for "Big Data" applications. The PetaStore fits 528 disks in 46U of rack space totaling over 2 petabytes (PB) using 4 TB disk drives. MarketWire

Personal Protective Equipment Resilient, Despite Massive Layoffs in Heavy Industry
Massive cutbacks across heavy industry would seemingly cause a decline in sales of personal protective equipment (PPE), which includes body, hand, head and respiratory protection. However, according to heavy industry and energy research publisher SBI Energy, the market grew to $12 billion in 2011, increasing 8% over the 2010 figure. MarketWire

CPS Technologies Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
CPS Technologies Corporation (OTCBB: CPSH) today announced revenues of $3.6 million and a net loss of $373 thousand for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. This compares with revenues of $4.8 million and net income of $13 thousand for the quarter ended July 2, 2011. MarketWire

Sugatsune Adds 3D Configurator to Boost Their Online Catalog Offering, Powered by CADENAS PARTsolutions
CADENAS PARTsolutions, a global provider of online product catalogs, configurators and 3D CAD download technology; and Sugatsune, a manufacturer of high-quality architectural hardware, including stainless steel hinges, slides, stays and latches, announce the launch of Sugatsune's online 3D product configurator and CAD modeling tool MarketWire's Profound Described as "Inventive" Business Intelligence Resource by Outsell
Organizations looking to effectively use their often limited market intelligence funds might consider adding's Profound service to their arsenal of business information resources, according to a product review published by Outsell, a research and advisory firm for media, information, and technology. MarketWire

All Slots Casino Launches New HTML5 Mobile App for iPhone and iPad
All Slots Casino has proudly launched a new mobile casino application optimized for the Apple® iOS mobile devices MarketWire

Brookfield Office Properties Inc.
In the news release "Brookfield Office Properties Reports Strong Second Quarter 2012 Results," issued Friday, August 3, 2012 by Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO), we are advised by the company that the first sentence of the Dividend Declaration paragraph should read "The Board of Directors of Brookfield Office Properties declared a quarterly common share dividend of $0 MarketWire

MediaNet Group Technologies Announces Results for the Third Quarter of 2012
MediaNet Group Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: MEDG) (PINKSHEETS: MEDG), a global marketing company that provides consumers around the world with a variety of innovative, online shopping and entertainment opportunities, today announced financial results for the fiscal third quarter and nine months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

DocuSource Names Gene Kim Vice President of Sales - Solutions Group
DocuSource, a leading provider of enterprise content management systems, services and solutions, today announced that Gene Kim has been named the Vice President of Sales for the company's Solutions Group. Kim joined the company as a Senior Solutions Consultant in April 2012. MarketWire

Oracle OpenWorld 2012 and JavaOne 2012 Offer Attendees Unparalleled Access to Educational Content and Sessions on Latest Industry Topics and Trends
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

New Research Busts High-Frequency Trading and Dark Pool Myths -- CMCRC
Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre (CMCRC), the Australian independent academic centre for capital market research, has found that high-frequency trading (HFT) actually benefits capital market structures and performance, while dark pools may have damaging effects. MarketWire

Paid Search Tips: How to Maximize Paid Search Revenue With Creative Optimization
In a competitive paid search landscape, generating the most compelling creative is a daunting, but critical, task MarketWire

Host Ventura Launches Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) Based on VirtualSharp Software
VirtualSharp Software, the leading provider of next generation automated Disaster Recovery solutions for private and public clouds, today announced that Host Ventura, a leading European specialist in Dedicated Managed Hosting, has based its RaaS platform on VirtualSharp's ReliableDR so that companies can protect their vital applications and guarantee recovery. MarketWire

Cubic Corporation Announces Semiannual Dividend
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a regular semiannual dividend of 12 cents per share, payable on September 4, 2012, to shareholders of record on August 24, 2012. Cubic has paid uninterrupted semiannual dividends to its shareholders since 1971. MarketWire

World of Art Showcase Shines a Spotlight on Original Artwork as Not Simply an Aesthetic Delight, but Also as One of Today's Most Profitable Investments
A long overdue celebration of the visual arts and artists, the World of Art Showcase ( -- set to debut at The Wynn Las Vegas December 20-22, 2012 -- is being promoted as an exclusive show for professional artists from across the U.S. to sell their art and make important personal connections with art buyers, collectors and galleries. MarketWire

McCain Manufacturing Unveils New State-of-the-Art Powder Coating Systems
McCain Manufacturing, the outsource manufacturing division of McCain Inc., today announced the dramatic expansion of its North American powder coating operations. Housed at McCain's 100,000-square-foot, LEED-certified manufacturing facility in Vista, California -- the two cutting-edge installations include an automated conveyor and large-scale batch powder coating system. MarketWire

Newburyport, MA Adopts Program to Recycle and Recover Energy From Old Fishing Gear and Marine Debris
Fishing for Energy, the partnership that provides commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing gear, today announced the participation of Newburyport, MA in the program MarketWire

Zephyr Real Estate's Noe Valley Office Goes Green
The Noe Valley office of Zephyr Real Estate recently achieved San Francisco Green Business recognition. Noe Valley is the first of Zephyr's six offices to accomplish this goal; the other branches are in the process of earning the distinction. MarketWire

Marketwire Introduces Global Access to International English Language Online Media
English is the global language of business, finance and trade and while many businesses understand the importance of reaching international audiences with their news, costs can be prohibitive. MarketWire

Sage Partner Advantage Awards Honor Partners for Top Performance and Excellence for 2011-2012
Sage North America announced the recipients of its 2011-2012 Sage Partner Advantage Awards, acknowledging partners who have earned the highest Net Promoter Scores, embodied the Sage spirit, and exceeded expectations in volunteer service to the community. Sage is also pleased to present its Sage Eagle Award to a partner that has most consistently delivered positive customer experiences. MarketWire

Sage Honors Development Partners for Their Commitment to Customer Experience
Sage North America today announced the recipients of its Sage Development Partner Awards for 2012, recognizing partners supporting customers across the Sage portfolio. The Endorsed and OEM Development Partners of the Year and Gold Development Partners of the Year for 2012 are chosen by Sage business partners and Sage business leaders. Sage awarded honors to Sage development partners who have: MarketWire

Sabal Financial Group Appoints Mark E. Foster as General Counsel
Sabal Financial Group, L.P., a privately held diversified financial services firm, has appointed Mark E. Foster as General Counsel. In this role, Foster will be responsible for all legal and regulatory aspects of Sabal's business operations MarketWire

Sabal Financial Group Is Designated a Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer by Morningstar Credit Ratings
Sabal Financial Group, L.P., a privately held diversified financial services firm, has received designation by Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC as a rated Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer MarketWire

Grand Slam Asset Management, LLC Writes Letter to Taro Pharmaceutical Industries LTD. (Taro) Shareholders Regarding Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Offer to Purchase the Remaining Outstanding Shares of Taro for an Inadequate Purchase Price
Grand Slam Asset Management, LLC writes open letter to the Taro Pharmaceutical Industries LTD. shareholders urging them to reject Sun Pharmaceutical Industries LTD. inadequate offer to purchase the remaining outstanding shares of the Company. MarketWire

Visual Magnetics Adds Sonoma Graphic Products as New Direct Sales Channel
Visual Magnetics® (@VisualMagnetics), developer of the revolutionary Visual Magnetics Graphic System™ that matches magnetic-receptive technologies with high-quality print media, today announced that the company has added Sonoma Graphic Products, owned by Frank Sumner and Gerry Fults, as a new direct sales channel MarketWire

Edgell Communications Introduces Edgell Knowledge Network, a Research and Content Service for Retail Executives
Edgell Communications today announced the introduction of Edgell Knowledge Network (EKN), a research and content service that was built based on feedback and advice from retail executives. The service will provide retailers with the industry knowledge, access to peer-driven content, and peer-to-peer connections they need to make the best possible business and technology decisions. MarketWire

Radiant Sage Receives Prestigious Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Enhancement Award for Its Clinical Trial Image Management Solution
Radiant Sage LLC, a provider of on-demand clinical trial image management solutions, today announced that it has received the Frost & Sullivan 2012 Customer Value Enhancement Award for its clinical trial image management solutions. Venkatesan Thangaraj, CEO of Radiant Sage, received the award at Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Awards dinner held July 18 in Boston, Mass. MarketWire

RYU Appoints David Campisi to Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, is pleased to announce that they have appointed Senior Retail Industry Executive David Campisi to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of RYU. Joining the RYU Board of Directors in March of 2012, Mr MarketWire

Sage North America Announces New Partner Program and Feature Updates for Sage One
Sage North America announced today a new partner program and features roadmap for Sage One, the company's multitenant SaaS solution for small businesses. MarketWire

Sage North America Reveals Mobile and Cloud Business Apps Strategy to Help SMBs Fuel Growth
At its annual Sage Summit customer and partner conference today Sage North America CEO Pascal Houillon and CTO Himanshu Palsule unveiled details of the company's strategy to help small and midsized businesses (SMBs) in North America take advantage of mobile devices and the cloud to better manage their business processes MarketWire

New Sage ERP X3 V6.5 Gives Midsized Businesses Flexibility With Integrated Cloud Business Applications
Sage North America today announced Sage ERP X3 V6.5, featuring new extended cloud applications to help businesses manage operations more efficiently. Expected to be available in North America in October 2012, this latest version delivers enhanced usability and enables flexibility and mobility for midsized businesses MarketWire

New Sage 300 ERP 2012 Simplifies Processes and Improves Usability
Sage North America today announced details of Sage 300 ERP 2012, a completely integrated, multinational business management solution providing financials, CRM, operations, and business intelligence tools to mid-market businesses MarketWire

New Subscription Licensing for Sage ERP X3 Gives Midsized Businesses Payment Flexibility
Sage in North America today introduced a new subscription licensing option for Sage ERP X3, its premier ERP solution designed for mid-market companies. With pricing starting at $115 per user per month, this option will be available in the U.S. in October 2012 with Sage ERP X3 V6.5 MarketWire

Global Technologies Group Inc. Updates Status of Purchase Contract for MSE, Inc.
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) and Global Technology Holdings, Inc.'s (GTHI) attorneys delivered a purchase contract to the attorneys of MERDI for the purchase of 100% of MSE Inc. ten days ago MarketWire

Voxeo and Presence Technology Partner to Power First-of-Its-Kind, End-to-End Hosted Contact Center Solution
Voxeo, the leading provider of Unlocked Communications™, and Presence Technology, an international software provider of multi-channel Contact Center solutions, announced today the worldwide availability of an end-to-end Hosted Contact Center solution that uniquely addresses the evolving requirements and challenges of today's mission critical, blended contact centers. MarketWire

Globus Maritime Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that the annual meeting of shareholders will be held at the offices of Globus Shipmanagement Corp. at 128 Vouliagmenis Avenue in Glyfada, Greece, on September 5, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. local time. MarketWire Webinar to Detail the Impact That Video Has on Learning
WHO:Laurie Burruss, education consultant for, the award-winning online learning company WHAT:Will present a complimentary webinar, "Online Learning: How Video Changes and Enhances the Way We Learn." WHEN:The webinar will be held twice on Thursday, August 16, 2012. The first session will take place at 10:00 a.m. EDT / 9:00 a.m. CDT / 8:00 a.m. MDT /7:00 a MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides Accommodation Mollen With a $3 Million Asset-Based Lending Facility
TAB Bank is pleased to announce that it has provided a $3 million asset-based lending facility through a multi-year agreement for Accommodation Mollen, Inc. of Philadelphia. MarketWire

Cake Marketing Collaborates With Rackspace to Deliver Tracking, Analytics and Hosting Services to the Performance Based Marketing Industry
Cake Marketing, the SaaS division of Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLZ), announced that it has achieved Premier Platinum status within the partner program for Rackspace Hosting® (NYSE: RAX) MarketWire

Biostem Medical Director, Dr. Marina Pizarro Performs First Biostem Method(TM) of Hair Re-Growth Procedures at Orlando Training Facility Located at the Pizarro Hair Restoration Clinic
Biostem U.S., Corporation (OTCQB: HAIR) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) (Biostem, the Company) is a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector MarketWire

Kandi Shines at China International Green Vehicle Industry Expo (Hangzhou)
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Yoyo Games Revolutionizes Developer Services With Unprecedented Monetization Options in GameMaker: Studio
YoYo Games today announces that it has revolutionized the relationship between service providers and game developers by integrating an unprecedented number of monetization and analytics services into GameMaker: Studio, its cross-platform games development environment MarketWire

Geminare Addresses Rapid Growth With Addition of VP Global Channels and Alliances Veteran Steven Wagner
Geminare, the global leader in the Cloud Enablement market, is excited to announce that Mr. Steven Wagner has joined its executive team as Vice President of Global Channels and Alliances. Mr. Wagner will manage the rapidly expanding North American and International partner community that has adopted Geminare's Cloud Enablement Platform and Recovery as a Service (RaaS) Suite. MarketWire

Security First International Holdings, Inc. Acquires Direct Response Mobile Marketing Assets From Smart Future Ventures Canada
Security First International Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SCFR): Following change of control, new management announced today that the company has acquired the direct response mobile marketing technology assets from Smart Future Ventures Canada, and that the company will know be known as "As Seen on Android." MarketWire

Donald Fagen to Release Sunken Condos, October 16 on Reprise Records
Donald Fagen's fourth solo album for Reprise Records, Sunken Condos, will be released on Tuesday, October 16, 2012. His first three solo albums, The Nightfly, Kamakiriad and Morph the Cat, comprised the project known as the Nightfly Trilogy. Sunken Condos begins a new chapter in the creative evolution of this innovative artist, whose career is still going strong after forty years. MarketWire

Alliance Memory Forms Strategic Alliance With China EC Net
Alliance Memory today announced a distribution agreement with China EC Net, a strategic partner of Avnet and a powerful e-commerce online semiconductor platform in China. Under the agreement, China EC Net will offer Alliance Memory's entire lineup of SRAMs and DRAMs throughout Greater China. MarketWire

Winthrop-University Hospital Physician Uses Miniature Microscope to Examine Live Tissue at the Cellular Level During Endoscopy
Stavros Stavropoulos, MD, Director of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Advanced Endoscopy Program at Winthrop-University Hospital, is using the world's smallest microscope to view internal tissues at the cellular level in real time during endoscopies MarketWire

BTI Experiences Strongest Quarterly Growth in Company's History
BTI Systems, the global leader redefining service delivery for metro network operators, today announced that the Company enters the third quarter in a very strong position with more than 30 new customers globally, significantly increased bookings and backlog, and market share growth. Bookings grew more than 30 percent year-over-year in Q2 2012 MarketWire

GeoVax Reports 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results
GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTCQB: GOVX) (OTCBB: GOVX), a biotechnology company developing vaccines to prevent and fight HIV/AIDS, announced its financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2012 and provided a business update. MarketWire

Everest Broadband Networks Expands Market Access With Telx
Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud enablement services and data center solutions, today announced that Everest Broadband Networks (Everest BBN), a full service Internet provider of voice, business broadband, audio conferencing and managed support services, is expanding its services via Telx's strategically located datacenter at 60 Hudson Street in New York City MarketWire

Angel Unveils a More Personalized Customer Experience With Introduction of Lexee From Angel Labs
SpeechTEK Conference Booth #609 -- Angel, a leading provider of cloud-based Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions and division of MicroStrategy® Incorporated (NASDAQ: MSTR), today unveiled Lexee, a new self-service solution that voice activates any mobile application MarketWire

Sourcefire Named to DoD Unified Capabilities Approved Products List
Sourcefire, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIRE), a leader in intelligent cybersecurity solutions, today announced that its Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems (NGIPS) have been named to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Unified Capability Approved Products List (UC APL). MarketWire

Bounce Energy Supports Texas Children's Hospital Through Social Media Campaign
Bounce Energy is no stranger to giving back to the community that continues to support them. Through the last four years, since they have been in business, Bounce has partnered with and donated to several different charities including the American Heart Association, the Boot Campaign, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and this month, Texas Children's Hospital. MarketWire

New Braunfels Town Center at Creekside Adding 200,000+ SF Within Next Year
New Braunfels Town Center at Creekside, a NewQuest Properties development, will experience significant growth within the coming year. Located at I-35 and FM 306, the 600 acre shopping center development already boasts national retailers SuperTarget, Best Buy, JC Penney, Ross Dress For Less, PetSmart, and Dick's Sporting Goods MarketWire

vCom Solutions Launches vManager Application for iPhone and iPad
vCom Solutions announced today that its vManager telecommunications management software tool is now available as an iPhone and iPad application. vCom works with clients looking to achieve substantial cost savings over their telecommunications spend, eliminate billing errors and consolidate the management of multiple vendors, contracts and invoices MarketWire

Sophos Helps Businesses Embrace BYOD With Newest Release of Mobile Device Management Solution
Sophos today announced the latest version of its mobile device management (MDM) solution, Sophos Mobile Control 2.5. With an updated web-based administrative console and extensive new feature set, the latest version provides a simple way to bring BYOD into the enterprise -- quickly, safely and securely, all while reducing the reliance upon IT. MarketWire

Astute Networks Adds Former LeftHand Sales Veteran Steve Kucker as Vice President of Sales
Astute Networks™, Inc., the leading provider of high-performance virtual machine storage appliances, today announced that it has added storage industry veteran Steve Kucker as Vice President of Sales to lead Astute's sales and channel initiatives as the company accelerates its global footprint to capitalize on the multi-billion flash market MarketWire

SPAR Group Announces Company Stock Buyback
SPAR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGRP) (the "Company" or "SPAR Group"), a leading supplier of retail merchandising and other marketing services throughout the United States and internationally, announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to 500,000 shares of its Common Stock MarketWire

Resignations of Messrs. Waisberg and Marland From Board
Baja Mining Corp. ("the Company") (TSX: BAJ)(OTCQX: BAJFF) announces the resignation of Mr. Lorie Waisberg as Chair of the Board and of Mr. Waisberg and Mr. Francois Marland from the Board of Directors of the Company. MarketWire

Kandi Signed Cooperative Framework Agreement With Zhejiang Guoxin Vehicle Leasing Company to Promote Self-Driving Pure Electric Vehicles Rental for Public Transportation in Hangzhou Project
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), today announced that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Zhejiang Kandi Vehicles Co., Ltd MarketWire

WPC Honored as a Microsoft Public Sector Partner of the Year
WPC, a full-service healthcare technology and business process consulting organization based in Brentwood, Tenn., today announced its recognition as 2012 Microsoft U.S. Health Plan Partner of the Year. The award honors WPC's innovative use of Microsoft technology in support of Public Sector Agencies and Organizations. Winners and finalists were nominated and selected by Microsoft's U.S MarketWire

SC Magazine Awards EMBASSY Remote Administration Server 4 1/4 Stars in Its Endpoint Security Review
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) today announced that its EMBASSY Remote Administration Server, a powerful console for managing embedded hardware security including Trusted Platform Modules (TPMs) and Self-Encrypting Drives (SEDs), was awarded four-and-a-quarter stars in SC Magazine's recent review of endpoint security solutions. The full review can be found here. MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences SigNature(R) DNA Sends UK Thieves to Jail for 53 Years
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today that its SigNature® DNA product has once again helped to send criminals to prison MarketWire

GeoMet Common Stock to Begin Trading on the OTC Markets
GeoMet, Inc. (OTCQB: GMET) (NASDAQ: GMETP) (the "Company") announced today that that the Company's common stock will begin trading today on the OTCQB Marketplace under the Company's current symbol, GMET. The OTCQB is a market tier for over-the-counter-traded companies that are registered and reporting with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") MarketWire

Turquoise Hill Resources Appoints Two New Directors
Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ)(NYSE: TRQ)(NASDAQ: TRQ) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has appointed Charles Lenegan and Jeffery Tygesen as directors of the company, bringing the total number of directors to 13. MarketWire

Tony Schmitz of Send Word Now Finalist in Business Continuity Paper of the Year Competition
Send Word Now, the leading global provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, is proud to announce that a paper written by its President and CEO, Tony Schmitz, has been shortlisted in the "Business Continuity Paper of the Year" competition hosted by Continuity Central and the Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal. MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial and Operating Results
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(HKSE: 1878) (the "Company" or "SouthGobi") today announced its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012. All figures are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated. MarketWire

Milestone Aviation Group Closes Series of Debt Facilities Totalling US$400 Million
Milestone Aviation Group, the global leader in helicopter leasing, announced today that it has closed on a series of debt facilities totalling US$400 million. The company will use the proceeds to support its partners and provide additional liquidity to the global helicopter market. MarketWire

ENSERVCO Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCQB: ENSV) (OTCBB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today reported financial results for its second quarter and six-month period ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Veteran Affairs Selects Avaya Unified Communications Solution for D.C. Medical Center

Qualys Ranks 26th in Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's Largest Private Companies List
Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance management solutions, today announced that the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal has recognized Qualys as one of the largest private companies in Silicon Valley -- ranking 26th in a list of 51. Companies were selected and ranked based on their 2011 fiscal revenues. MarketWire

Veterans Affairs Department Awards Contract to Provide SoundCure Serenade to Treat Tinnitus
American soldiers returning from service abroad and other veterans who suffer from debilitating tinnitus now have access to advanced treatment covered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Starting Aug. 15th, the VA will begin providing SoundCure™ Serenade® customized sound therapy for veterans suffering from tinnitus, or "ringing in the ears." MarketWire

Milyoni and Ovation Debut First Television Series to Premiere on Facebook the Same Day as on TV With Ovation's New Original Series A CHANCE TO DANCE, Produced by Nigel and Simon Lythgoe
Milyoni, the leader in social entertainment, and Ovation, the only multi-platform network celebrating art, artists and all forms of artistic storytelling, today announced that Ovation's original series A CHANCE TO DANCE, produced by Nigel and Simon Lythgoe, will be the first television series to premiere on Facebook the same day as its U.S. television debut. For the first time, U.S MarketWire

OCZ Technology to Present at the 2012 Citi Technology Conference
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, today announced that Ryan Petersen, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2012 Citi Technology Conference, to be held at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 9:30am eastern time MarketWire

Wyndham Championship "Tees Up" a Week Full of Golf, Prizes and Charitable Giving
At the Wyndham Championship this week, Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, is giving fans an amazing week of golf, vacation and prize giveaways, and the chance to support local charities. Held annually at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C MarketWire

ImmuCell Announces Profitable Financial Results
ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ: ICCC) today announced the results of its operations for the three-month and six-month periods ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

ZEDO Embarks on Period of Rapid Growth With Rollout of New Brand Identity
ZEDO, the leading global ad platform partner for publishers and advertisers, today announced the unveiling of its new web presence and brand. The new brand identity reflects the growth of the company since its founding in 1999, and its evolution from ad server to multi-faceted ad tech innovator. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp Completes Acquisition of Gotham Bank of New York
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY) (the "Company"), parent company of Provident Bank, announced completion of the acquisition of Gotham Bank of New York ("Gotham Bank") effective at the close of business on August 10, 2012. MarketWire

Symantec Big Data Solution Makes Apache Hadoop Enterprise Ready
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced an add-on solution for Symantec's Cluster File System that enables customers to run Big Data analytics on their existing infrastructure by making it highly available and manageable MarketWire

Axceler Taps Perry Gale to Lead EMEA Expansion
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint governance, administration and migration solutions, today announced that it has appointed Perry Gale as Managing Director, EMEA. Gale will be responsible for driving the company's aggressive growth strategy in the region, building on Axceler's position as an expert in governance solutions for collaboration in the social enterprise MarketWire

Texas Health Resources Selects Medicity to Provide Health Information Exchange Technology
Medicity announced today that Texas Health Resources has selected Medicity health information exchange (HIE) solutions to power the exchange of patient information among its facilities and physicians. By using Medicity solutions, physicians can securely access patients' available health information MarketWire

Adherex Reports Recent Developments and Second Quarter June 30, 2012 Financial Results
Adherex Technologies Inc. (TSX: AHX)(PINKSHEETS: ADHXF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of eniluracil and 5-fluorouracil, today reported its financial results and recent developments for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise specified. MarketWire

Tito Bothelo Martins Junior leaving Hydro board
Tito Bothelo Martins Junior, who recently leftVale S.A to pursue a positionoutside the Vale-group, has resigned from the Board of Directors of NorskHydroASA with immediate effect. Martins has been on Hydro's Board of Directorssince2011. MarketWire

Polkomtel and Aero2 select Ericsson to expand 4G/LTE coverage in Poland

CTI Industries Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
CTI Industries Corporation (NASDAQ: CTIB), a manufacturer and marketer of flexible packaging and storage products, laminated films and novelty balloons, today announced its results of operations for the second quarter of 2012 and for the six month period ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Rockford Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results and Announces Offer to Repurchase up to $8.4 Million of Common Stock and Potential Board Changes
Rockford Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ROFO) today announced financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012 and its offer to repurchase up to $8.4 million of common stock in a modified "Dutch Auction." MarketWire

UC4 Software Purchased in Private Equity Deal Following Strong Growth
UC4, the world's largest independent IT Process Automation software company, today announced that private equity firm EQT VI has agreed to purchase the company from global asset manager The Carlyle Group. UC4 also disclosed financial results from fiscal year 2012 and the first quarter of fiscal year 2013 signaling continued strong corporate growth MarketWire

Guardian 8 Receives Significant International Interest, Pursuing Distribution Partners
Guardian 8 Corporation, a wholly owned operating subsidiary of Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCQB: GRDH) (PINKSHEETS: GRDH), announced today that it has engaged an Arizona-based consultant to provide guidance in its pursuit of international distributors in the western hemisphere MarketWire

Implant Sciences Announces New Sales to Nigeria for Aviation Security
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it continues to gain customers in Nigeria, one of the largest economies in Africa. This latest shipment is to ASL Airlines Services in Lagos, Nigeria. The sale was made through Lagos-based A.C MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "On-Premises Information Archiving - Market Quadrant 2012"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "On-premises Information Archiving - Market Quadrant 2012," provides a competitive analysis of the On-premises Information Archiving market MarketWire

U.S. Midwest Expects $4.5 Billion in Third-Quarter 2012 Industrial Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $4.5 billion in industrial capital and maintenance projects are planned to kick off in the U.S. Midwest market region during the third quarter of this year. The region consists of the states of Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Missouri. South Dakota and North Dakota occupy the No. 1 and No MarketWire

Kerr & Wagstaffe Offers Comment on Class Action Suit Against Apple
In today's telecommunication-dependent society, many professionals rely on their mobile devices and accounts to live up to the standards of current technology. Although many consumers of Apple products have lauded the company for besting its competitors in other markets, its recent introduction of its iCloud data sharing service has led to massive user disappointment MarketWire LivingSocial Steps Into New eCommerce Territory
LivingSocial and Groupon changed the face of online shopping with their daily deal business model. By offering one heavily discounted product or service per day, these companies instilled a sense of adventure and surprise into the Internet-based retail industry. But their most recent business decisions have shed light on the importance of a stable, reliable online shopping community MarketWire

Adam Lewis Considers Link Between Chronic Pain and Emotion
Injuries and other health conditions have long been known to spark chronic pain; however, chronic pain does not always develop in people who sustain the same injuries or suffer from the same health conditions. A new report, published in Nature Neuroscience, asserts that emotional behavior may be involved in the onset of chronic pain. An article released by U.S MarketWire

Dr. William Boothe: New Clinical Trial May Improve Treatment for Dry Eye Syndrome
The Wall Street Journal reports that Acucela Inc. and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. have embarked on a Phase 3 clinical trial to test rebamipide ophthalmic suspension intended to improve dry eye syndrome. Dr. William Boothe looks forward to the results of this trial, as this condition affects a large number of people throughout the United States. MarketWire

024 Pain Management System Celebrates New Arthritis Research
Patients with chronic inflammatory diseases, such as arthritis, are no stranger to pain. Although arthritis affects millions of Americans, especially those in older demographics, researchers have not yet found a cure for this elusive condition MarketWire

Renowned Nutritionist, Keri Glassman, Announced as New Spokesperson for Konsyl Psyllium Fiber
Konsyl, the number one doctor-recommended, all-natural psyllium fiber supplement, has announced that nationally acclaimed nutrition expert, Keri Glassman, will become the company's new spokesperson. MarketWire Elects Former CMO of The Home Depot to Board of Directors, the largest online provider of Discount Dental Plans for individuals and families across America, announced today it has elected Frank Bifulco, Jr. to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Access to Colorado Springs Self Storage Facility, Chelton Self Storage, Gains Major Improvements
Access to the premier Colorado Springs self storage facility has significantly improved because Chelton Self Storage, in conjunction with the City of Colorado Springs, have paid for and completed all new intersection striping at the crossing point of Chelton Road and Delta Drive. This major roadwork project is now complete MarketWire

Sports and Health Club, Fort Collins Club, Remodels Locker Room and Group Fitness Room
Fort Collins Club, a sports and health club located in northern Colorado, is pleased to announce that it has begun remodeling the men's and women's locker rooms. The remodel, which began August 3rd, is planned to finish on August 27th. The locker rooms are still accessible for the time being, as currently Fort Collins Club is only remodeling one locker bay per room a week MarketWire

Online Legal Forum, Is It Legal To, Membership Surpasses 30,000
Is It Legal To, an online legal forum, recently surpassed 30,000 online members. The website was originally founded as an online law resource for internet users, and contains specific forums dedicated to each US state as well as an international law forum that contains a section for international laws MarketWire

Candidate Experience Awards Co-Founder to Be Next Featured Guest on The Bill Kutik Radio Show
The Candidate Experience Awards, created by veterans of the recruiting industry to help employment candidates have a better experience when they apply for work, announced today that co-founder Ed Newman will appear as this week's featured guest on The Bill Kutik Radio Show®. MarketWire

Green News Site, The Green Forums, Partners With Page1 for Online Marketing
Green news site The Green Forums is pleased to announce a partnership with Page1 Online Marketing. The Green Forums selected Page1 to optimize and market their site for search engines. The Green Forums is an online leader in green news, forums, articles, jobs and more. Recent changes to the website include full site optimization, a new blog section and other online marketing efforts. MarketWire

Colorado Springs Dent Repair and Paint Shop, Black and White Auto, Prepares to Debut New Website
Colorado Springs dent repair and paint shop Black and White Auto and Paint is preparing to debut their new website. The new website will be built in a WordPress platform by Page1 Online Marketing. This custom-built website will streamline the blog's formatting and visual appeal, provide a better user experience and promote better search engine optimization results for the website. MarketWire

Turkish Defense Industry Market Valued at $14 Billion According to Latest Research has announced the addition of "The Turkish Defense Industry: Market Opportunities and Entry Strategies, Analyses and Forecasts to 2017," to their collection of Defense & Security market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Market Research Shows Business Analytics Software Market to Grow 10% in the Next Five Years has announced the addition of "Worldwide Business Analytics Software 2012-2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares," to their collection of Software & Enterprise Computing market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Latest Market Research Report Offers Insight Into North America's Polyethylene Industry has announced the addition of "North America Polyethylene Industry Outlook to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants," to their collection of Ploymers market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

August 17th Deadline Quickly Approaching to Submit Speaker Proposals for Percona Live London MySQL Conference
Percona, Inc., the company that makes MySQL faster and more reliable, today issued a reminder that August 17, 2012 is the deadline to submit Speaker Proposals for Percona Live London 2012 taking place December 3-4, 2012 at the Millennium Gloucester Conference Centre. Super Saver registration discounts for Percona Live London 2012 are available until August 31, 2012. MarketWire

Appian Customer Office of the Insurance Commissioner to Discuss BPM Journey at Gartner BPM Summit Sydney
Appian, the market leader in modern business process management (BPM) software, today announced that Appian customer Office of the Insurance Commissioner will share its BPM journey and success story at the Gartner Business Process Management 2012 in Australia. The event takes place August 20-21 at the Sheraton on the Park in Sydney. Appian is a Platinum sponsor of the conference. MarketWire

GroveWare Technologies Sees Growing Adoption of MobiTask by Property Maintenance and Real Estate Management Companies
GroveWare Technologies Ltd. (OTCQB: GROV) is continuing to diversify its customer base for MobiTask, its flagship solution designed to help transition business and government away from paper-based processes to the modern, wireless world MarketWire

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