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Huadian Fuxin Energy Corporation Ltd. Profit Before Tax Increased by Almost 200%
The board of directors (the "Board") of Huadian Fuxin Energy Corporation Limited ("Huadian Fuxin" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the audited consolidated interim results of the Company and its subsidiaries (together, the "Group") for the six months ended 30 June 2012 (the "Reporting Period") ACN Newswire

Galaxy Entertainment Group Half Year Group Adjusted Ebitda of $4.7 Billion, up 159%
Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited ("GEG" or "the Group") (HKEx stock code: 27) today reported unaudited results for the three and six month periods ended 30 June 2012.Highlights GEG -- Half year revenue doubled year-on-year to $28.3 billion -- Half year Group Adjusted EBITDA of $4.7 billion, up 159% year-on-year -- Quarterly Group Adjusted EBITDA of $2 ACN Newswire

Hays in Osaka Sees Continued Growth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK's ("Hays") Osaka office has more than doubled job placements over the past year ACN Newswire

China Precious Metal Resources Holdings Co., Ltd. Announces 2012 Interim Results
The Board of Directors (the "Board") of China Precious Metal Resources Holdings Co., Ltd. ("CPM" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the audited consolidated results of the Company and its subsidiaries (together the "Group") for the half year ended 30 June 2012 ("During the Period Under Review") ACN Newswire

Eucalyptus Announces Strategic Partnership With Ingram Micro to Accelerate On-Premise Cloud Deployments in India
Eucalyptus Systems, creator of the world's most widely deployed on-premise cloud computing platform, today announced a strategic distribution partnership with Ingram Micro, a Fortune 100 company and the world's largest technology distributor MarketWire

Australian International Documentary Conference Partner With Marketwire
The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) is Australia's factual film and television industry organisation. AIDC was established in 1987, as a local biennial conference in South Australia. In recent years AIDC's services and reach have expanded dramatically, to an annual, well-established event on the International calendar as well as a year round service organisation. MarketWire

Snipp Announces Grant of Stock Options
Snipp Interactive Inc. (the "Company"), an international provider of mobile marketing solutions listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE: SPN), today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a total grant of 945,000 stock options to a director, to an officer and to three employees subject to approval of an amendment to the Stock Option Plan ("SOP") MarketWire

Teche Federal Bank Branches Will Close Tomorrow Due to Approach of Hurricane Isaac
(NYSE MKT: TSH) -- Due to the approach of Hurricane Isaac, the following Teche Federal Bank branches will experience changes to their regular business hours on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. MarketWire

Keystone Management Solutions to Resell Nimbula Director in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa
Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System company, and Keystone Management Solutions, the leading provider of IT service management solutions, today announced a reseller agreement in which Keystone will resell a private cloud solution based on Nimbula Director in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa MarketWire

Historical Accuracy, Military Realism, Playability, and Compelling Aesthetics Combining Miniatures With Board Wargaming
Rising Tides Entertainment, Inc. announces that Saturday, September 1 is the final opportunity to obtain Tides of War: Gettysburg on Kickstarter. MarketWire

Coraid Demonstrates Software-Defined Storage With Arista and Big Switch Networks at VMworld
Coraid® Inc., a leading developer of Ethernet-based storage solutions with more than 1,500 customers worldwide, announced it will be demonstrating its new EtherCloud™ platform at VMworld, taking place August 26-30, 2012, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. VMworld is the largest virtualization and cloud computing conference for IT professionals. MarketWire Puts All of Vegas at Travelers' Fingertips With Revamped Mobile Site
The experts are presenting exclusive travel deals in the palm of your hand with the re-launch of the travel website's mobile site. Featuring hotel and show offers, tour reservations and more, the site allows users to book their next trip to Vegas with an easy-to-use browsing and booking process available on their smartphones. MarketWire

CTI Industries Corporation to Present at The Wall Street Analyst Conference
CTI Industries Corporation (NASDAQ: CTIB), a manufacturer and marketer of packaging and storage bags and pouches, metalized balloons, latex balloons, novelty items and printed and laminated films, today announced that Stephen M MarketWire

Cartridge World Helps Fight Breast Cancer
Cartridge World North America is working with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to raise funds for breast cancer awareness. During September and October, customers can donate to the foundation by "rounding up" their Cartridge World purchase to the next dollar and donating the change. The goal of the campaign is to raise $100,000 MarketWire

Fall's Fashion Forecast Features Luxury and Glamour
As vacationers return home and fall fashions replace swimsuits and shorts in stores and catalogs, fashion jewelry direct seller lia sophia is offering some guidance to fashion-savvy women who want to stay on-trend and on-budget with their fall wardrobes. According to this fashion jewelry expert, here are the trends that will inform this year's fashions: MarketWire

Annex Brands Stores Offer Some Tips to Help Home-Based Businesses Create a More Professional Image
Setting up a home-based business seems very straightforward: desk, chair, computer, an Internet connection, and you're in business. That's the easy part -- creating your professional image may be a little trickier. But, as Build a Better Image week, Sept MarketWire

Chris Powell Announces Launch of the Perfect Meal Replacement Shake
On Saturday, TV Celebrity Transformation Specialist Chris Powell announced for the very first time the perfect meal replacement shake: the Chris Powell Bod-ē Shake. The new product will launch in November and is made by Vemma Nutrition Company, a leader in liquid wellness supplementation MarketWire

L.A. Dream Center Closes $49.7 Million in New Markets Tax Credit Funding to Expand Group/Family Housing at Former Queen of Angels Hospital
The Los Angeles Dream Center -- a volunteer-driven organization that provides vital support services to more than 50,000 people in need each month -- has secured $49.7 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation to complete its transformation of the former Queen of Angels Hospital campus. MarketWire

Cincinnati Restaurateur Jeff Ruby to Offer $100,000 Financial Reward for Information Leading to the Recovery of Stacy Peterson
Cincinnati restaurateur Jeff Ruby announced today he will provide a $100,000 financial reward for information leading to the whereabouts and recovery of Stacy Peterson's body, missing since October 2007. MarketWire

For The Earth Announces Shareholder Conference Call August 31st
For The Earth Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FTEG) will hold a Shareholder Conference Call Friday, August 31, at 5:00 P.M. Eastern Time. Both FTEG's shareholders and the public are invited to attend. Attendees are asked to email before hand. MarketWire

New Study Shows Higher Midlife Fitness Is Key to Healthier Aging
A new study from The Cooper Institute in collaboration with UT Southwestern Medical Center shows that individuals who are fit at midlife have fewer chronic diseases in their Medicare years and spend less time with these diseases MarketWire

NET Announces Required Offer to Purchase 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2014
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Sonus Networks, Inc. ("Sonus") (NASDAQ: SONS), announced today that, pursuant to the terms of the Indenture (as amended, the "Indenture") governing NET's 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2014 (CUSIP No MarketWire

Omega Commercial Finance Corporation Signs LOI to Acquire Full Service Brokerage Firm
Omega Commercial Finance Corporation (OTCQB: OCFN) (PINKSHEETS: OCFN) signed a Letter of Interest to acquire a boutique brokerage firm that illustrates historical profits from top-line gross production of $4.3 million. The firm maintains 17-licensed advisors that offer a full range of financial products covering 40-States MarketWire

Homeowners Choice to Present at the 2012 Gateway Conference on September 6
Homeowners Choice, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCII), a leading provider of homeowners' insurance, today announced that Scott Wallace, president of its property & casualty division, is scheduled to present a corporate overview at the 2012 Gateway Conference being held on Sept. 6, 2012 at the W San Francisco Hotel. Mr MarketWire

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Results of First Star Bancorp, Inc. Cash/Stock Election
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESSA), the parent company of ESSA Bank & Trust, announced that the shareholders of First Star Bancorp, Inc. made elections in excess of the limit contained in the merger agreement that 50% of the outstanding shares of First Star common stock be converted to cash (based on a cash conversion rate of $11.39 per share) MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Advances Through Silicon Via Capabilities With the Qualification of 300mm Mid-End Processing and Low Volume Manufacturing
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced that its Through Silicon Via (TSV) capabilities have achieved a new milestone with the qualification of its 300mm mid-end manufacturing operation and transition to low volume manufacturing. MarketWire

Global Clean Energy, Inc. Begins Trading on OTC Markets
Global Clean Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GCEI) is pleased to announce that it has resumed trading on the OTC Pink under the trading symbol GCEI. Investors can find Real-Time quotes and market information for the Company on MarketWire

Double Crown Resources Restructures Management Positions and Reports on Progress
Double Crown Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: DDCC), a fully reporting company (hereinafter, "Double Crown"), announces that the company's business plans have progressed to the point where a revision of management responsibilities will better suit the projects and plans currently under development MarketWire

Kandi Technologies to Host an Investor/Analyst Event in Atlanta
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 it will host an investor event at Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP office in Atlanta GA, located 303 Peachtree Street on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012. MarketWire

Warner Bros. Records Suggests These Special Items for Upcoming Holiday Gift Guides
It's August and, generally the only people thinking about the holidays are retailers and your annoying friends who get all their holiday shopping done early. But you folks in the media are probably thinking about them too, because your boss has just reminded you that it's Holiday Gift Guide Time! Allow us to help make your lives just a little bit easier MarketWire

MetaMetrics Partners With Curriculum Associates to Include Lexile Measures in i-Ready Diagnostic
MetaMetrics®, developer of The Lexile® Framework for Reading, has partnered with Curriculum Associates to include Lexile® measures in its i-Ready™ Diagnostic assessment program MarketWire

Aegis to Add 1,000 Jobs in Irving
Aegis, a leading outsourcing services provider and part of the global Essar Group, announced today that it is hiring 1,000 agents at its centers in Irving. MarketWire

Cisco and VMware Expand Their Strategic Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Cloud Infrastructures
VMworld® -- Today Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) announced they plan to expand their strategic partnership to include integrated products and solutions aimed at delivering the software defined datacenter MarketWire

Lithia Motors Announces Acquisition of Chevrolet Store
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) announced today it acquired Connell Chevrolet in Killeen, Texas. The store will be named All American Chevrolet of Killeen, and adds $60 million in estimated annual revenues. MarketWire

LANE PR Celebrates New Creative Workspace, 22 Years of Business
LANE PR, an independently owned, national public relations agency, recently opened the doors to its new office in downtown Portland. The innovative, open floor plan was created within LANE PR's former space, and promotes creativity and collaboration among employees. MarketWire

Are Smaller Community Hospitals Sitting on Meaningful Use Stimulus Funds?
Smaller community and safety net hospitals may not be getting their fair share of the nearly $4.5 billion in Federal incentives that have reportedly been paid out to 2,700 hospitals that have met Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems implementation goals MarketWire

West Nile Virus on the Rise: Learn Why & Get Simple Tips for Effective Protection
2012 has brought with it record Lyme disease risk and now concerns about an uptick in West Nile Virus cases. What is happening this year to increase the risks of these insect-borne diseases? Health experts explain this phenomenon due to the incredibly warm winter which led into an early spring and now extremely hot summer MarketWire

Accela Releases Work Crew App for Productive Asset Management in Government
Accela, Inc. has announced the release of Accela Work Crew™ mobile app for iOS mobile devices, enhancing asset management in government by field staff who maintain assets and track work orders MarketWire

Consumer Credit Counseling, Debt Management Offer Help With Debt to Many
Debt management and consumer credit counseling programs continue to be a beacon of hope for countless American individuals and families who are struggling with personal debt such as that from credit cards and medical bills. In response to the great need that exists today, service providers have streamlined the application process. MarketWire

Leading Law Departments to Discuss How Process Initiatives Are Driving Significant Operational, Financial and Productivity Benefits at Chicagoland Seminar
Onit, a leading provider of business productivity and process management apps, today announced that it will host a 90-minute session, Leveraging Legal Process to Improve Efficiency, Service and Quality Outcomes. The session, free for those who work within law departments, will take place at the CDW Headquarters in Vernon Hills, Ill. on Thursday, September 20 at noon. MarketWire

ClearSign Combustion Corporation Selected to Showcase Electrodynamic Combustion Control(TM) Technology at MDB Capital Group's 3rd Annual Bright Lights Conference in New York City
ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, is pleased to announce that it has been selected to present at the MDB Capital Group's prestigious 3rd Annual Bright Lights Conference, which will take place from September 9th - 11th at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City MarketWire

Avita Medical Announces Manufacturing Advances
Avita Medical Ltd. (ASX: AVH), (PINKSHEETS: AVMXF), (OTCQX: AVMXY), the regenerative medicine company, announced a brief summary of recent manufacturing improvements, a direct result of the combined efforts of R&D and Operations and implementation of the company's commitment to a Continuous Improvement Model. MarketWire

KMAG Develops New "GEMINI Dual Tag"
KMA Global Solutions International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KMAG) KMAG announces the development of the GEMINI tag, a dual technology, RFID/EAS reusable hard tag, that can simultaneously and seamlessly provide all of the needed functionality of an RFID tag, while also functioning as an EAS tag with complete compatibility with the most common EAS technologies in use today. MarketWire

EncounterCare Solutions Comments on Recent BBC News Article
EncounterCare Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECSL) (or the "Company") today commented on the recent BBC news Article, New BioFuels Offer Hope to Hungry World, published on 8 August 2012. MarketWire

NaviSite Expands Strategic Relationship With VMware and Announces Increased Customer Visibility and Control With NaviCloud AppCenter 2.0
NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced the release of NaviCloud AppCenter 2.0. This next generation cloud management portal now includes VMware vCloud Director® 5.1, and enhances the ability of customers to fine tune their cloud environments. With NaviCloud AppCenter 2 MarketWire

Language Is No Barrier With On-Demand Interpreting
The corporation that revolutionized interpretative services for the deaf is now doing the same in hospitals with new On-Demand Interpreting by Stratus Video ( MarketWire

Aristocrat's Mosaic of Ways to Grow Casino Business Starts With Its World-Famous Math Models on More Than 200 Games at G2E 2012
At the upcoming Global Gaming Expo, Aristocrat is bringing together a mosaic of ways for casino operators to grow their business. At Aristocrat, we invent. We imagine. We create the world's greatest gaming experience, every day. And at G2E 2012, the experience begins with superior math-based game play proven to engage players longer. MarketWire

Bitzer Mobile Ramps Up Channel Program to Deliver Secure Enterprise Mobility
Bitzer Mobile Inc., a technology leader in enterprise mobility that delivers secure access to corporate data and applications on mobile devices, today announced the latest in a series of strategic reseller partnerships MarketWire

Dana Carvey and Natalie Cole to Perform at Four Winds New Buffalo in October
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce upcoming performances by legendary comedian Dana Carvey on Friday, October 12 and nine-time GRAMMY Award® winner Natalie Cole on Friday, October 19 at Four Winds New Buffalo's new Silver Creek Event Center. Tickets for both events can be purchased beginning on Friday, August 31 at 10 a.m MarketWire

Winvale Increases Customer Satisfaction by Leveraging Insights From InsideView's Social Selling Platform
InsideView, the only social selling provider to reveal the person behind the contact, today announced that Winvale, a government sales consultancy and leading advisor on business strategy and procurement, has increased overall customer satisfaction. Additionally, the Winvale sales team has decreased the sales cycle by 19 MarketWire

State-of-the-Art Graphics Equipment Creates New Business Branding Opportunities
A Rastek H652 Wide Format UV Flatbed Printer and an HP Designjet 60" Latex Ink printer have recently been added to the E&E graphics department MarketWire

Brooke Denihan Barrett Named 2012 Woman of Influence by Real Estate Forum
Brooke Denihan Barrett, Co-CEO of Denihan Hospitality Group, has been named a 2012 "Woman of Influence" by Real Estate Forum, the leading national publication of the commercial real estate industry. This is the second consecutive year that Barrett has been named to this prestigious list of 45 of 'the most powerful and prominent female executives in commercial real estate.' MarketWire

Customers Accelerate Move to an Agile Data Infrastructure With NetApp for VMware Virtual Environments
In order to gain the flexibility and efficiency of virtual environments, organizations are migrating IT operations from on-premise, hardware-defined application silos to virtual, software-defined cloud computing platforms. Today, however, IT departments are struggling to manage the scope, scale and complexity of inflexible storage infrastructures in data-driven enterprise MarketWire

Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Takes Virtual Flight
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that the company is now conducting virtual flights with "Aircraft 0"(i) - the on-the-ground Integrated Systems Test and Certification Rig (ISTCR) for the CSeries aircraft MarketWire

BioNitrogen Corporation Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Hardee County Industrial Development Authority
BioNitrogen Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BION), a cleantech company that utilizes proprietary technology to build environmentally-friendly plants that convert biomass into urea fertilizer, announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Development Authorities in Hardee County MarketWire

Swinerton Names Kelly Smith as Division Manager of Silicon Valley Office
Continuing their growth in the Silicon Valley region, Swinerton Builders recently enhanced the group's leadership with the addition of Kelly Smith as Division Manager. In his new role, Smith will be responsible for the overall success and management of the division and strengthening Swinerton's position within the booming construction and real estate market in the region. MarketWire

XTend Medical Corporation/MultiCorp International, Inc. Name Change and Symbol Change Finalized
MultiCorp International, Inc. /XTend Medical Corporation (PINKSHEETS: XMDC), has finalized the name/symbol change with FINRA and the company will begin trading under the symbol MCIC effective on August 28, 2012. MarketWire

LA Legal Association to Host Charity 'Justice Jog' to Benefit CASA of Los Angeles
An expected 600+ participants, including prominent members of the Los Angeles legal community, will gather to raise funds and awareness for CASA of Los Angeles, a Los Angeles children's support program, through participating in the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators' (GLA ALA) Justice Jog 5K on Sunday, September 30, 2012, beginning at 8 a.m MarketWire

From VMworld(R) 2012: Pure Storage Announces New Web Client Plugin and Support for VMware vSphere(R) 5.1
From VMworld® 2012, Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, announced today that its flagship product, FlashArray, supports VMware vSphere® 5.1, announced earlier today. Pure Storage revealed last week that its FlashArray has also achieved VMware Ready™ status, earned a VAAI Certification and launched a new VMware vCenter™ Server Web Client Plug-In MarketWire

MapR Technologies Named a 2012 Emerging Vendor by CRN and UBM Channel
MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the open, enterprise-grade distribution for Apache Hadoop, today announced it has been selected by UBM Channel and CRN as a 2012 Emerging Technology Vendor. The annual list features the most innovative vendors who not only deliver technology that is easy to use, but can generate the high margins solution providers require MarketWire

Symantec and VMware Accelerate Business Critical Virtualization and Help Customers and Partners Confidently Transition to the Cloud
VMWORLD 2012 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced new solutions and technical integrations with VMware across its product portfolio to provide higher levels of protection for virtualized environments. Together, Symantec and VMware enable SMBs and enterprises to use the benefits of virtualization without compromising protection. MarketWire

NEWave(R) Continues Winning Streak, Installs myCompliance Software Suite at Bear River Casino Hotel
NEWave®, the leading and award-winning software supplier to the gaming industry, continues its streak, winning yet another highly competitive bid process. Now NEWave has installed its advanced myCompliance Manager software suite at Bear River Casino Hotel in Loleta, Calif. MarketWire

ProductionHUB in Top 15% of the Inc. 500 | 5000 List
Last week Inc. Magazine unveiled its highly anticipated 500 | 5000 List, ranking first-time applicant ProductionHUB #779 out of 5,000 private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

Allstate to Appoint 15 New Allstate Agents Statewide
Allstate Insurance Company plans to appoint 15 new agency owners in Nevada in the second half of 2012. The expansion effort is expected to create at least 30 new insurance jobs statewide, as new agents hire staff to support their agents. MarketWire

Allstate to Appoint 30 New Allstate Agents Statewide
Allstate Insurance Company plans to appoint 30 new agency owners in Arizona in the second half of 2012 in Phoenix. The expansion effort is expected to create at least 60 new insurance jobs statewide, as new agents hire staff to support their agents. MarketWire

AMAX to Showcase Latest Innovations in Virtualization at VMworld 2012
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT, and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced that it will be showcasing the industry's newest innovations surrounding Big Data, the Private Cloud, and Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI) at this year's VMworld, August 27th to August 29th, 2012 in San Francisco, CA MarketWire

WEPOWER Ecolutions Signs Distribution Agreement for Clean Tech for Diesel and Gas Motors
WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. (the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL), an energy service provider and integrator of clean energy solutions ("WEPOWER"), is pleased to partner with Connilly Enterprises, Inc MarketWire

Con-way Inc. Announces 2012 Scholarship Winners
Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) today announced that it has awarded nearly $200,000 in educational grants to exemplary children of its employees as part of the annual Con-way Scholarship Program. MarketWire

ThinkFree Integrates With VMware Zimbra to Deliver Comprehensive Web-Based Office Productivity Solution
Hancom Inc. (, a global leader in office productivity solutions, today announced the availability of ThinkFree Server, Zimbra edition. This latest release of ThinkFree Server has been optimized for easy integration with VMware Zimbra Collaboration Suite, delivering a comprehensive, web-based solution for office productivity, collaboration, and e-mail MarketWire

VirtualSharp Software Announces Free Edition of ReliableDR at VMware's VMworld 2012
Today at VMworld 2012, VirtualSharp Software, the leading provider of next generation automated Disaster Recovery solutions for private and public clouds, announced a free edition of its flagship product, ReliableDR, that provides customers with production-ready Disaster Recovery replication functionality, heartbeat certification and RTO measurement MarketWire

Vegas Wine & Food(TM) in Partnership With Eat Drink and Repeat Is Proud to Present the Sin City Beer Festival
The Las Vegas Wine and Food Festival™ sold out over a month before the event; therefore Vegas Wine & Food has added another event to the festival on September 21. The Sin City Beer Festival brings together some of the best beers from all around the world to Rumor Hotel. MarketWire

Netwatch Provides Vital Tips for Securing a Summer Home in the Off Season
According to the National Association of Realtors' 2012 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, vacation home sales rose 7.0 percent to 502,000 in 2011 from 469,000 in 2010. With summer homes on the rise in a down economy, it is vital for homeowners to protect their investments from the threat of crime in the off-season MarketWire

Salamon Group, Inc. (SLMU) Releases On-Going Business Details
Salamon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: SLMU) (PINKSHEETS: SLMU) details its on-going projects, negotiations, Letter of Intents (LOI) and/or pending contracts. These disclosures will be highlighted during upcoming institutional and broker road shows. This release will serve as a public disclosure of the Company's expanding business model. MarketWire

Strategic Cooperation Between Resource Development Group Inc. and ParaFin Corporation
ParaFin Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PFNO): ParaFin Corporation (ISIN: US69912M2026) announces that it has entered into a long term strategic cooperation with Resource Development Group, Inc. (RDG) to ensure the implementation of RDG's projects and financial objectives. MarketWire

San Francisco Dentist Dr. Greg Larson Discusses Second Opinions
San Francisco dentist Dr. Larson encourages patients to come for regular checkups, but he is also available to patients who need second opinions and consultations. MarketWire

Arizona Expansion Continues as True Life Communities Closes on 168 Acres in Oro Valley
Making good on plans to become a major supplier of land to public and private home builders, True Life Communities has completed the acquisition of 168 acres in the master plan of Rancho Vistoso in Oro Valley, Arizona. The company will be completing entitlements and infrastructure for approximately 400 lots over the next 18 months MarketWire

Allstate to Appoint 10 New Allstate Agents in Salt Lake City
Allstate Insurance Company plans to appoint 10 new agency owners in Salt Lake City in the second half of 2012. The expansion effort is expected to create at least 20 new insurance jobs statewide, as new agents hire staff to support their agents. MarketWire

King & Spalding Boosts Global Disputes Practice
King & Spalding has recruited Erika Serran Toussaint to join its global disputes practice as a counsel in its Houston office as the firm continues to expand its international investment treaty and cross-border commercial disputes practice in the United States and abroad, the firm announced today. MarketWire

Huntington Learning Center's 35-Year History Yields Great Success With Students
As the nation's longest-running tutoring company, Huntington Learning Center has helped hundreds of thousands of students throughout its 35-year existence. And that longevity, says co-founder Dr. Raymond Huntington, not only sets Huntington apart, but reflects the company's successful approach and results MarketWire

Commercial Real Estate Recovering at a Slower Pace
Positive underlying fundamentals continue to support all of the major commercial real estate sectors, but a slowdown in job creation and ongoing tight loan availability has tempered growth in some areas, according to the National Association of Realtors® quarterly commercial real estate forecast. MarketWire

Sabal Financial Group Announces Acquisition of CMBS Loan Portfolio From CW Capital
Sabal Financial Group, L.P., a diversified financial services management firm, announced the recent acquisition of a CMBS commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) loan portfolio of non-performing securitizations with commercial real estate assets located across the country. Sabal Financial Group purchased the loans from CW Capital. MarketWire

ParenteBeard Higher Education Quick Poll: Mid Atlantic Higher Ed Institutions Say Rising Costs Affecting Enrollment
With colleges and universities across the country about to begin the 2012-13 school year, a new quick poll released today by ParenteBeard indicates rising tuition costs are having a detrimental effect on student enrollment at higher education institutions throughout New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania MarketWire

VMworld 2012: DataCore(TM) Storage Hypervisor Makes I/O Intensive Tier 1 Applications Run Faster Virtualized
Today at VMware's VMworld 2012, DataCore Software, the storage hypervisor leader and premier storage virtualization software provider, is showcasing how SANsymphony™-V 9 MarketWire

Mantra Energy Alternatives Signs Deal with Tekion to Accelerate Commercial Development of its ERC Technology
Mantra Venture Group Ltd. (OTCBB: MVTG)(FRANKFURT: 5MV) today announced that its Mantra Energy Alternatives Ltd. subsidiary has signed a technology development agreement with Tekion (Canada) Inc MarketWire

Vaultive Named a 2012 Emerging Vendor by CRN and UBM Channel
Vaultive, a provider of cloud data encryption solutions that enable organizations to leverage the economy and efficiency of cloud computing while maintaining the data security, control and compliance advantages of on-premise computing, today announced it has been selected by UBM Channel and CRN as a 2012 Emerging Technology Vendor MarketWire

American Diversified Holdings Corporation (ADHC) Debt Elimination
The Board of Directors of AMERICAND DIVERSIFIED HOLDINGS CORPORATION (PINKSHEETS: ADHC) ( has today approved the conversion of the Company's outstanding debt totaling over $500,000 USD into newly authorized Preferred "B" shares with its main secured creditor. The Company CEO Ernest B MarketWire

Clement Communications Acquires Award-Winning Brand and Digital Agency HON Marketing
Clement Communications, a fast-growing technology public relations firm with full time staff in San Francisco, Denver and Boston, today announced the acquisition of award-winning brand and digital agency HON Marketing. The firm will be renamed HON Digital ( and will be a wholly owned and independently-run subsidiary of Clement Communications ( MarketWire

Enterade Launches Drink Under the Medical Food Category to Rehydrate Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy for Cancer
Today, based on years of research, Enterade USA LLC brings to market a patented drink made of amino acids and salts for rehydration with a specific focus on cancer radiotherapy and chemotherapy patients. A first of its kind, Enterade - R is a medical food formulated to hydrate and soothe those currently undergoing radiotherapy and chemotherapy treatments. MarketWire

Bluelock Announces Virtual Datacenter Stratification to Better Serve Enterprise Needs for Choice in the Cloud
VMworld 2012 - Bluelock, a certified VMware vCloud® Datacenter provider of Virtual Datacenters hosted in the public cloud, announces the availability of Bluelock 2-Series Virtual Datacenters, which offer customers a scalable, on-demand Virtual Datacenter (VDC) designed to enable quick deployment of public cloud resources and considerable day-to-day flexibility MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Announces New Acquisition and New Chartering Arrangements
Costamare Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: CMRE) announced today that it has agreed to purchase the 1997-built container vessel Messini (ex. Pembroke) and to charter the vessel for a period of approximately 18 months. The Company has also agreed to charter the existing vessel Konstantina. MarketWire

Direction Change Ahead - Research & Analysis on Sprint Nextel Corporation and Aruba Networks, Inc.
Moments ago, introduced new coverage of Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE: S) and Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN). Full outlook, analysis and consensus opinion is available to readers via the links below. MarketWire

Traders Look to Upside - New Outlook on Pfizer, Inc. and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Moments ago, introduced new coverage of Pfizer, Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY). Full outlook, analysis and consensus opinion is available to readers via the links below. MarketWire

Where Investors Are Going - Consensus Report on Sirius XM Radio Inc. and News Corporation
Moments ago, introduced new coverage of Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) and News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWSA). Full outlook, analysis and consensus opinion is available to readers via the links below. MarketWire

Embark Holdings Subsidairy ERA Partners With Five Star Academy
Embark Holdings, Inc., formerly Godfather Media Inc., (PINKSHEETS: GFMD) is pleased to announce a partnership between its subsidiary Elite Representation Associates, LLC and the Nicaragua based Academia Cinco Estrellas (Five Star Academy). MarketWire

"How it All Plays Out" - Industry Report on AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc.
Moments ago, introduced new coverage of AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ). Full outlook, analysis and consensus opinion is available to readers via the links below. MarketWire

Sports Legends and Former NFL Players Team With MMRGlobal for Joint Sales and Cause-Related Marketing Campaign on Personal Health Records
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Patent Owners and U.S. Inventors Whether They Be Individuals or Corporations Who Invest Capital and Time to Create New Products, Are Big Winners as the United States Courts Move to Protect the Intellectual Property Ownership Rights of Apple
SmartMetric, Inc (OTCQB: SMME) (OTCBB: SMME) ("SmartMetric"), developer of "Chip & Swipe" Credit, Health and Identity Cards, has won a watershed victory over Visa, MasterCard in U.S. Federal Appeals Court. The court ruled in favor of SmartMetric upholding its patent in the U.S. for any data card that is inserted in a card reading device MarketWire

Customer Service Leader KANA Launches Global Cloud Computing Solution
KANA Software, Inc., a global leader in customer service solutions delivered on-premise or in the cloud and used by more than 900 organizations worldwide, including half of the Global 100 and 250 government entities, today introduced its KANA Express multi-channel web customer service solution aimed at mid-sized businesses and divisions and subsidiaries of global brands. MarketWire

Avaya to Accelerate Collaborative Cloud With New Turnkey Solutions Featuring EMC, VMware Technologies
VMWORLD 2012 MarketWire

Avaya Expands Virtualization Capabilities to Drive the Collaborative Cloud
VMWORLD 2012 MarketWire

Fisher Communications Returns Value to Shareholders Through a $10.00 per Share Special Dividend and the Initiation of a Quarterly Dividend Policy
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI), a leader in local media innovation, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved two measures to return value to its shareholders. MarketWire

Atlantis Computing to Demonstrate VDI With No Storage at VMworld 2012
VMworld -- Atlantis Computing™, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced that it will demonstrate Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI™ at VMworld 2012 in San Francisco, August 26 through August 30 at booth #423 MarketWire

User Experience and Proliferation of Mobile Devices Drive Hawai'i Medical Service Association (HMSA) to Adopt VMware View(TM), Fusion-io and Atlantis ILIO
Atlantis Computing™, today announced that the Hawai'i Medical Service Association (HMSA), an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, has deployed Atlantis ILIO™ storage optimization software with ioMemory products from Fusion-io as part of the first phase of its VMware View™ rollout MarketWire

New Research From ClickSquared and The Relevancy Group Shows That Marketers Dream of a Single Suite to Manage Cross-Channel Campaigns

'Well' -- The App That Finally Gets Social To Do Lists Right -- Now Available on the App Store
Jeraff Inc., announced today that the company has launched Well, an app for iPhone and iPod touch that effectively bridges the gap between your social graph and to do lists. In contrast to productivity-oriented apps, Well focuses on creating a beautiful and simple way for users to share the things they want to do. MarketWire

All American Pet Company's In-House Packaging Jumps Into Gear to Meet Higher Demand for NutraBars(TM) and CHEWIES(TM) Brands
All American Pet Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AAPT) -- Back-to-back production runs at our co-packer of 2000 pounds of NutraBars™ and CHEWIES™ have reaffirmed the installation of packaging equipment for AAPT's Kansas facility. MarketWire

FDA Lifts Clinical Hold on Lpath's iSONEP
Lpath, Inc. (OTCQB: LPTN), the industry leader in bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics, reported that the FDA has lifted the clinical hold on iSONEP™, Lpath's anti-S1P monoclonal antibody that is being developed as a potential treatment for wet AMD and possibly other ocular disorders. MarketWire

NextPlane Announces Support for Isode M-Link to Deliver Secure Federation
NextPlane, Inc., (, the market leader in cloud-based federation services for unified communications (UC), and Isode, Ltd. (, developers of highly secure, high-performance messaging and directory server software, today announced support for Isode's M-Link instant messaging (IM) platform on the NextPlane Federation Cloud service MarketWire

ABC News Selects Alteva to Deliver Cloud VoIP Solution to Cover National Political Conventions

Allstate to Appoint 20 New Allstate Agents Statewide
Allstate Insurance Company plans to appoint 20 new agency owners in Oklahoma in the second half of 2012. The expansion effort is expected to create at least 40 new insurance jobs statewide, as new agents hire staff to support their agents. MarketWire

Modernizing Medicine Named One of the 2012 Florida Companies to Watch by the Florida Economic Gardening Institute
Modernizing Medicine, the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant™ (EMA), a cloud-based specialty-specific EMR application, announced today that it has been recognized as a recipient of a 2012 Florida Companies to Watch(SM) award, an honor presented by the Florida Economic Gardening Institute (GrowFL) at the University of Central Florida. MarketWire

University General Health System Acquires Robert Horry Center for Sports and Physical Rehabilitation
University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS) (PINKSHEETS: UGHS) ("University General" or "the Company"), a diversified, integrated multi-specialty health care delivery system, today announced the acquisition of the Robert Horry Center for Sports and Physical Rehabilitation Center in southwest Houston MarketWire

Republican National Convention Delegates Can Release Political Stress With the Dammit Doll
Delegates of the Republican National Convention are being offered a completely different way to cope with the stress of the campaign season. In each registration bag, the delegates and all VIPs, will receive a Dammit Doll: a whimsical, hysterical and endearing plush doll that invites its owner to "find a place to slam it" when feeling frustrated. MarketWire

CaroTrans Strengthens Import Service With Dedicated Leadership Team
CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, today announced an increased commitment to their import business with the addition of two new leadership positions. Lueder Bitter will serve as National Import Operations Manager and John Lourmas will fill the role of National Commercial Manager of Imports MarketWire

Wave Executives to Speak on Trusted Computing, BYOD and Authenticating to the Cloud at IAS
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) announced today that CEO Steven Sprague and Executive Vice President Brian Berger will speak at the Information Assurance Symposium (IAS) on securely enabling "Bring Your Own Device," or BYOD, and authenticating to the cloud MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems to Acquire Skilled Nursing Facility in South Carolina
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK), a leading long-term care provider, has signed a definitive purchase agreement for a skilled nursing facility in South Carolina for $4.2 million. MarketWire

Decision Sciences Firm Mu Sigma Makes Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Third Consecutive Year
Mu Sigma (, the largest pure-play provider of decision sciences and analytics solutions for global enterprise customers, announced today that it has been named to sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies MarketWire

Baymont Inn & Suites Salutes "Noteworthy Neighbors"
Honoring the selfless work of their guests, the Baymont Inn & Suites® hotel brand today announced the winners of "Noteworthy Neighbors", a Facebook-based contest and sweepstakes designed to recognize the notable deeds of people who are a positive influence in their community. MarketWire

Wienerschnitzel Introduces "Der Chicken Dippers"
Wienerschnitzel, the world's largest hot dog chain, is mixing things up with the introduction of its newest menu item, Der Chicken Dippers. On the menu beginning August 27, the bite-sized crispy chicken is served with a choice of three savory dipping sauces: Sweet and Tangy BBQ, Spicy Buffalo Wing and Creamy Ranch. MarketWire

iDirect Government Technologies to Provide Satellite Router Board Modems to L-3 GCS for SDN Family of Terminals
The U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) is using L-3 GCS Hawkeye™ III Lite 1.2M and Hawkeye III™ 2.0M VSAT terminals equipped with iConnex e800 satellite router boards from iDirect Government Technologies (iGT) to support the Special Operations Forces Deployable Node-Family of Terminals (SDN-Lite FoT) program. MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics Announces Three New U.S. Patents on Its Technology and the Brand Name Twirla(TM) for Its First Contraceptive Patch
Agile Therapeutics today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued three new patents with claims related to its contraceptive patch technology. The three new patents add to the company's existing portfolio and extend protection of the company's proprietary transdermal technology through at least 2028 MarketWire

Sourcefire Empowers Secure Virtualization Through Information Superiority
Sourcefire, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIRE), a leader in intelligent cybersecurity solutions, today announced its latest solutions to address critical customer needs for virtualized security -- FireAMP™ Virtual and Virtual Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems (NGIPS) with application control MarketWire

Masergy Leverages Fortinet's Enterprise Class Network Security Platform to Launch Intelligent Internet Management (IIM) Service
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) - a leading network security provider and worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today announced that Masergy Communications, Inc. ("Masergy"), a global provider of secure, virtualized network services, has launched its new Internet management service based on Fortinet's enterprise network security appliances. MarketWire

Quture/TCLN QualOptima Product Business Case Expands Focus to Patient-Centered Personalized Medicine
Quture International, Inc. (OTCQB: TCLN) (PINKSHEETS: TCLN) and its operations subsidiary Quture, Inc. ("Quture") announce that its QualOptima product is now under contract with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Jackson Memorial Hospital for a clinical trial for performance and outcomes measurement MarketWire

New Quantum Solution Revolutionizes Business-Class Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced a new cloud-based backup and disaster recovery (DR) subscription service, Q-Cloud™, which provides business-class data protection at a consumer cloud storage price. Enterprise customers can leverage Q-Cloud's simple, secure and flexible approach for as little as 1 cent/GB/month MarketWire

Tonix Pharmaceuticals' CEO Highlights Connection Between Disturbed Sleep and New Treatment for Fibromyalgia and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder on KIDELA TV
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (OTCQB: TNXP) (PINKSHEETS: TNXP) ("TONIX" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing non-addictive treatments for the chronic pain syndrome, fibromyalgia ("FM") and the anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder ("PTSD"), announced today the airing of an interview with CEO Seth Lederman on KIDELA TV MarketWire

CareFamily Caregiver Matching Firm Adds Free Payroll Service
CareFamily today announced a new caregiver payroll service, which is offered as part of the company's innovative caregiver matching and in-home care management service for seniors. Families who employ CareFamily caregivers can now enroll in a free payroll service to manage the payments and associated tax processing for their caregivers MarketWire

Oracle GoldenGate 11g Release 2 Now Available
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

ValueCentric Unveils Innovative Healthcare Intelligence Portal
ValueCentric, the leader in Connected Healthcare Intelligence, today announced the launch of ValueCentricIQ ( MarketWire

World Energy Solutions to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw 2012 Annual Global Investment Conference
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw 2012 Annual Global Investment Conference in New York City next month. MarketWire

The Rose Group Improves Customer Relations, Corporate Culture With Whaleback Managed Unified Communications
Whaleback Managed Services, the leader in managed unified communications services, today announced that The Rose Group, a restaurant franchise company, has improved its customer relations and corporate culture and reduced its administration time and environmental footprint by using Whaleback's CrystalBlue Cloud-based Managed Unified Communications Services. MarketWire

Jobscience Offers First Mass Resume Parser for Talent Management
Jobscience, Inc., the leader in Social Relationship Management for HR, today announced Jobscience Resume Power™, the industry's first high-speed mass resume parser integrated into a Talent Management solution MarketWire

Acer Enters Thin Client Market With New Veriton N Series Enabling Flexible and Efficient Virtualization
Editor's Summary: Centralized processing makes it easy to manage data and hardware assets, monitor system access and enforce security policies and procedures. Choice of operating systems -- either DeTOS™ 7.1, Windows Embedded Standard 7 or Windows® 8/Windows® 7 MarketWire

Sauer Energy Relocating to New Headquarters in Camarillo, California
Sauer Energy Inc. ("Sauer") (OTCBB: SENY), developer of the patented WindCharger™ vertical-axis wind turbine (VAWT), announced today that it has entered into a lease and is relocating and consolidating all satellite facilities into one location. The new headquarters will combine all functions under one roof for ease of efficiency and cohesive progression into future expansion. MarketWire

EasyMed Services Inc. Launches New eHealth Website
Editors Note: There are two images accompanying this press release. MarketWire

SunSi Acquires Exclusive Rights to Distribute LED Products in North America
SunSi Energies Inc. ("SunSi") (OTCQB: SSIE) an international manufacturer, seller and distributor of energy products and technologies, announced it has acquired the exclusive North American rights to distribute high performance light emitting diode (LED) products used in a wide array of applications MarketWire

Cardero Announces Positive Initial Results From Ferricrete Reverse Circulation Drilling, Sheini Hills Iron Project, Ghana
Cardero Resource Corp. (TSX: CDU)(NYSE MKT: CDY)(NYSE Amex: CDY)(FRANKFURT: CR5) - MarketWire

Letter From RVPLUS (OTCQB: RVPL) Cary Lee Peterson, Chairman-CEO, About Updates on ECCO2 Projects and Company

Eoplly and Solar Street Lights USA Power Early Warning Systems for City of Detroit
Eoplly USA Inc., a designer and manufacturer of solar products, and Solar Street Lights USA Inc., a US manufacturer of solar street lights and storage systems, today announced the completion of approximately fifty early notification and emergency warning systems for the City of Detroit, Michigan. MarketWire

National Family Mortgage Hits $50 Million in Peer-to-Peer Lending
National Family Mortgage, America's premier peer-to-peer lending solution for home loans between relatives, today announced that it has surpassed $50 million in total loan origination since inception MarketWire

IGSM Concludes Negotiations With Biotech Company
IGSM Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IGSM) has concluded negotiations with a Biotech Company to commercialize the opportunity presented by a small protein named Crotamine MarketWire

Reputation Changer: Complaints From Consumers Are Corrosive to Online Reputation
The Better Business Bureau serves an invaluable role in today's consumer culture, providing individuals with needed cautions and protections against illegitimate or disreputable businesses. While the work done by the BBB is generally helpful for the consumer, however, it is not always beneficial to business owners MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor to Present at the 2012 Citi Technology Conference
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it is scheduled to present at the 2012 Citi Technology Conference on Wednesday, September 5 at the Hilton New York Hotel. Darin G. Billerbeck, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Doug Hunter, Chief of Staff and Vice President, Corporate Marketing, will be presenting. MarketWire

NBC Universal / Comcast Vice President Todd Brown Joins yap.TV
yap.TV, the leader in social television, is proud to announce that Todd F. Brown, PMP, has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President of Business Development, effective immediately. Brown recently left his position as Vice President at NBC Universal, Comcast. MarketWire

250+ Enhancements to Exterro Fusion(R) Platform Deliver Greater Control Over Entire E-Discovery Process
Exterro®, the leading provider of unified electronic discovery software, today unveiled more than 250 upgrades to the Exterro Fusion® e-discovery platform. The new advancements deliver greater control over all e-discovery phases and provide expanded capabilities for managing global matters and internal investigations MarketWire

AGL Experiences Transformative Year With More Customers and Loy Yang A Acquisition, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- AGL Energy Limited (AGL) (Sydney, New South Wales), which is an integrated energy company that owns, operates and develops renewable energy assets, experienced an eventful year from June 2011 to June 2012 MarketWire

National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Legendary Sports Photographer Andrew D. Bernstein
Having played an instrumental role in the creation of NBA Photos in 1986 and with 30 years of experience as the Senior Official NBA Photographer as well as team photographer for the LA Lakers, LA Kings, LA Clippers and LA Dodgers, Andrew D MarketWire

James Mann of Stag Energy: Natural Gas Supplies Are Boon to U.S. Economy
Throughout 2012, energy experts have opined about the various benefits offered by natural gas, and in particular by America's significant shale gas reserves. While the American consumer is used to pessimism about American fuel production, the reality is that natural gas supplies are at a historic high, in large part thanks to the rise in shale exploration and hydraulic fracking MarketWire

Hair Extensions to Debut at Athena Salon, Spa and Wellness
Athena Salon, Spa and Wellness is proud to announce the upcoming release of a new line of salon products from Choice Extensions. Real hair extensions will be introduced and available to Athena clients in October 2012. MarketWire

Capital Meats Are Perfect Tailgate Complement for Upcoming Football Season
Football season brings with it the promise of glory for one's favorite team. For some families, it's the tailgate parties that football season brings that excite them the most. A recent article on Yahoo! News highlights the top portable grills for fans to use this season. As stated by author Steven Holmes in the article, "The necessary hardware in the form of a good grill is essential MarketWire

Sam Mustafa: Charleston Tourism Industry Affected by High-Tech Tourists
Anyone who owns a smart phone or mobile device will surely attest to the surprising ways in which this portable technology can influence daily behavior. A smart phone makes social media interaction and e-mail communication more instantaneous than ever before, and there are apps available for improving physical fitness regiments, tracking finances, watching online movies and TV programs, and more MarketWire

Refinish Cabinets for the Kitchen of Your Dreams at Summit Cabinet Coatings' New Website
Local Fort Collins business Summit Cabinet Coatings is an expert when it comes time to refinish cabinets for their clients, but is always looking for new ways for customers to find and contact them on the web. Summit Cabinet Coatings recently premiered their new website for better search engine rankings, enhanced appearance and increased functionality. MarketWire Patio Covers Can Help Make Backyard More Inviting
Although they are outdoors, many residents consider their backyards to be an extension of their homes. Whether it is used for large barbecue gatherings or for early morning relaxation, a backyard can be a great space to escape if designed appropriately MarketWire

Dr. Marv Scott Weighs Options for Back Pain Management
According to a recent article from The Chicago Tribune, low back pain is a common problem among Americans -- so common that "about 80 percent of people have back pain at some point in their lives that's strong enough to make them seek medical care." In addition, back pain is one of the most common reasons people to go to a hospital emergency room MarketWire

Locution Systems, Inc. Adds New Technical Support Staff Member
Locution Systems, Inc. (, which offers the CADVoice® fire station alerting and automated 911 dispatching system for fire and EMS departments, today announced that Tony Vasquez has joined Locution Systems. Mr. Vasquez will provide engineering and technical support services for Locution Systems' CADVoice® fire station alerting and automated 911 dispatching system. MarketWire

OneWire Unveils Enhancements to Recruiting Solution, Improving the Way Employers Connect With Finance Talent
OneWire®, where finance professionals get hired, today announced the release of the latest version of its cloud-based recruiting platform, built to help hiring employers more easily connect with candidates MarketWire

Advanced Energy Center Announces Scientific Advisory Committee for Advanced Energy 2012 Conference
The Advanced Energy Center (, a partnership of academic institutions, energy providers and industrial corporations dedicated to innovative energy research, education and technology deployment, today announced the highly acclaimed individuals serving on the Scientific Advisory Committee of the organization's upcoming Advanced Energy 2012 conference. MarketWire Appoints New Chief Financial Officer, the largest online provider of Discount Dental Plans for individuals and families across America, announced today it has appointed Robert Solarana as the company's Chief Financial Officer (CFO). MarketWire

New Report Identifies Key Trends in Gastric Cancer Therapeutics Market has announced the addition of "Gastric Cancer Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2020," to their collection of Gastrointestinal market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

New Asia Pacific Styrene Market Report Provides Key Insight to Industry has announced the addition of "Asia Pacific Styrene Industry Outlook to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants," to their collection of Rubber market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Mobile Broadband Market Growing in Central and Eastern Europe has announced the addition of "Central and Eastern Europe Consumer Mobile Broadband 2011-2015 Forecast and 2010 Analysis," to their collection of Broadband market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

SDRL - Seadrill reports second quarter and six months 2012 results
Highlights * Seadrill generates second quarter 2012 EBITDA*()) of US$634 million. * Seadrill reports second quarter 2012 net income of US$554 million andearnings per share of US$1.12. * Seadrill increases the ordinary quarterly cash dividend by US$0.02 toUS$0.84 MarketWire

Lattice Announces Promotional Pricing for iCEblink40 Evaluation Kits
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced promotional pricing for its recently released iCEblink40 Evaluation Kits. The iCE40™ mobileFPGA™ family, fabricated on non-volatile 40nm technology, is optimized for consumer and mobile applications that require low cost, low power and small footprint programmable logic devices. MarketWire

PLX Expert to Present Cutting-Edge PCI Express Gen3 Technologies at Europe PCI-SIG Developers Conference
PLX Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLXT), a leading global supplier of high-speed connectivity solutions enabling emerging data center architectures, today announced the company will deliver a technical presentation on PCI Express 3.0 (PCIe Gen3) at Europe's upcoming 20th Anniversary PCI-SIG Developers Conference, held September 10-11, 2012, at the Marriott Munich Hotel, in Munich, Germany MarketWire

AMD-Based Virtualization Solutions Deliver Leading Scalability While Slashing Total Cost of Ownership
VMworld 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that virtualization environments running on AMD Opteron™ processor-based servers offer superior price/performance while reducing capital expense (cap-ex) by up to 30 percent(1) versus comparable solutions. The findings, based on recently published VMmark™ 2 MarketWire

Zayo Announces Extension of Exchange Offer
Zayo Group, LLC and Zayo Capital, Inc. (collectively "Zayo") announced today that they had extended their offer to exchange all of their outstanding privately placed 8.125% senior secured first-priority notes due 2020 (the "Secured Notes") and $499,400,000 aggregate principal amount of their privately placed 10.125% senior unsecured notes due 2020 (the "Unsecured Notes") until 5:00 p.m MarketWire

EADS North America's Voice Encryption Device Proves Successful at Joint Interoperability Test Command
The Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) has completed testing of EADS North America's ECTOCRYP® Black high-capacity voice encryption device at Fort Huachuca in Arizona. The device, which recently was certified by the National Security Agency, successfully demonstrated its ability to operate seamlessly with U.S MarketWire

Readen Holding Corp. (PINKSHEETS: RHCO) Launched a New Model Phone Tablet D616
READEN HOLDING CORP. (PINKSHEETS: RHCO) announced today that D5 Mobile b.v. a 100% subsidiary of Readen Holding Corp. launched a new model mobile phone tablet to add to the range of D5 Mobile phone product line. MarketWire

Vacon Oyj: SHARE REPURCHASE 27.8.2012
Vacon Plc                     ANNOUNCEMENT         27.8.2012     SHARE REPURCHASE 27.8.2012   In the Helsinki Stock Exchange     Trade date 27.8 GlobeNewswire

Norwegian competition authorities have completed the processing of Orkla's acquisition of Jordan
We refer to the notice to the Oslo Stock Exchange dated 22 June 2012 regarding Orkla's acquisition of Jordan. GlobeNewswire

New share option plan
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 33-2012, 27 August 2012 GlobeNewswire

Nobia: Bodil Eriksson to resign from Nobia Board
Bodil Eriksson has, at her own request, decided to resign from the Board of Directors of Nobia AB effective 1 September 2012, since her Board assignment cannot be combined with her new role as Senior Vice President, Public Affairs at Volvo Personvagnar AB. GlobeNewswire

OP-Rahastoyhtiö Oy's holding in Basware Corporation is above 5 %
Basware Corporation, stock exchange release, August 27, 2012 at 16:30OP-Rahastoyhtiö Oy's holding in Basware Corporation is above 5 %Notice pursuant to the Finnish Securities Market Act (Section 2:9): The total number of shares held by OP-Rahastoyhtiö Oy represented over 5 % of Basware Corporation's share capital and voting rights on August 24, 2012 GlobeNewswire


MorphoSys to Present at Three Upcoming Investor Conferences
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Present at Three Upcoming Investor Conferences. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

PropThink: IDIX Under Pressure As Second Hep C Compound Is Placed On FDA Hold
After receiving word from the FDA that lead hepatitis C (HCV) treatment candidate, IDX-184, was placed on partial clinical hold as of mid-August, Idenix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IDIX) announced this morning that the company received verbal notice from the agency that IDX-19368 was also placed on clinical hold GlobeNewswire

PropThink: Sanofi Receives FDA Refusal To File for Lemtrada, Pushes Back Launch Potential
Genzyme, a subsidiary of Sanofi (NYSE:SNY), announced this morning that the FDA has returned the company's supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Lemtrada on grounds that the presented data needs reorganization GlobeNewswire

GOGL - Notice of Annual General Meeting
Golden Ocean Group Limited announces that its 2012 Annual General Meeting will be held on September 21, 2012.A copy of the Notice of Annual General Meeting and associated information including the Company`s Consolidated Financial Statements for 2011 can be found on our website at and in the links below. GlobeNewswire

Building a Fire with Wet Wood
Press release, 27 August  2012Global economic growth slowed down last spring after a relatively favourable development early in the year, and we could not witness any clear signs of a turn for the better during the summer. Yet, stock and commodity prices increased and some leading indicators began to show improvements GlobeNewswire

Drilling on Albert resumed
Stavanger, 27. August 2012: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) announces that drilling of exploration well 6201/11-3 in PL519 targeting the Albert prospect has resumed. GlobeNewswire


Kitron selected as main supplier of electronics to CROWS
(2012-08-27) Kitron ASA has signed a long term manufacturing agreement with Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS for electronic modules that are part of Kongsberg's weapon control system; Remote Weapon Station (RWS). GlobeNewswire

Alexis Fries will take up his position as President and CEO of Pöyry on 1 September 2012
PÖYRY PLC          Company Announcement 27 August 2012 at 09.00 a.m.Alexis Fries, who was appointed as President and CEO of Pöyry PLC on 13 June 2012, will take up his position on 1 September 2012. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions to deliver six drilling equipment packages to drillships in Brazil
27 August 2012 - Aker Solutions has won a contract to supply drilling equipment packages for a series of six deepwater drillships being built by Jurong Shipyard for the Brazilian market. The contract value is undisclosed. GlobeNewswire

Pohjola to Open a Branch Office for Corporate Customers in Riga - Services to Expand in the Baltic countries
Press Release27 August 2012 Pohjola will expand its operations in the Baltic countries by opening a corporate branch office in Riga, Latvia, where Pohjola will provide its customers with payment and liquidity management services and working capital finance and investment financing GlobeNewswire

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