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GST will bring about paradigm shift in arena of indirect taxation: Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will bring about a paradigm shift in the arena of indirect taxation in the country. ANI

Economic growth rate estimated at 7.1 percent: Review of Economy 2011-12
The Review of Economy 2011-12 projected the rate of growth in 2011-12 at 7.1 percent, which was marginally higher than the projection of 6.9 percent as per the Advance Estimates (AE). ANI

Social messaging apps cost mobile operators $13.9 bln in lost revenue in 2011
Social messaging applications in smartphones cost mobile network operators 13.9 billion dollars in lost SMS revenue last year, according to a report. ANI

UK businesses target surging £6.5 billion Indian tourism market
London, Feb.22 (ANI-Business Wire India): A record number of British tourism businesses are to join VisitBritain in India this week, looking to tap into one of the world's fastest growing source markets and reap the benefits of the national tourism agency's 25 million pound advertising campaign which kicked off in the country earlier this month. ANI

AboveNet Expands High Bandwidth Network in Atlanta
Significant expansion connects AboveNet to key data centers in top business hubs in downtown Atlanta, Alpharetta, Buckhead and Norcross WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., February 22, 2012 - AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced it has made a major expansion into the Atlanta metro market ACN Newswire

AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results
AerCap Holdings N.V. (the "Company" or "AerCap") (NYSE: AER) today announced the results of its operations for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011.Fourth Quarter 2011 Net Income and Earnings Per Share- Fourth quarter 2011reported net income was $76.4 million, compared with $72.4 million for the same period in 2010 ACN Newswire

Double A Confirmed 'Global Brand' Status at Paperworld Frankfurt 2012
Double A, the premium quality paper maker's powerful presence at the recently concluded Paperworld Frankfurt 2012 has paved the way to achieving its corporate mission of becoming a truly global brand.Paperworld 2012 hosted 1,800 trade exhibitorsfrom paper, stationery and office supplies industry and with 49,350 visitors from 70 countries from various parts of Europe, Asia, Africa and USA ACN Newswire

Hong Kong Experiences the Power of Multichannel TV
Seven of the biggest regional multichannel television networks presented their upcoming programming to more than 60 media buyers, agency heads and clients during TV Upfronts - The Hong Kong Screenings ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Spotlights New Smartphone at MWC 2012
Fujitsu today announced that it will showcase sample units and demonstrate its new ultra-high-spec smartphone at Fujitsu's booth (Courtyard CY15) at Mobile World Congress 2012, to be held from February 27 to March 1, 2012 in Barcelona, Spain ACN Newswire

HuMANDATA Launches Altera Cyclone IV GX FPGA Board
HuMANDATA LTD, a manufacturer of various FPGA/CPLD boards in Japan, today released the ACM-108 series of FPGA board powered by Altera Corp.'s Cyclone IV GX FPGA (EP4CGX50CF23C8N or EP4CGX110CF23C8N or EP4CGX150CF23C7N).HuMANDATA's ACM-108 series is equipped with the Altera high-spec Cyclone IV GX FPGA on a compact, 43x54mm PCB ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Unveils New GLOVIA ENTERPRISE Solution to Support Global Operations
Fujitsu today announced the development and availability, beginning this August, of GLOVIA ENTERPRISE, a new solution that supports a company's global operations by leveraging its numerous overseas production facilities to optimize production and sales according to global market trends ACN Newswire

Mazda's High-efficiency and High-compression SKYACTIV-G Gasoline Engine Awarded by the Japan Society for Promotion of Machine Industry
Mazda Motor Corp. was honored at the 9th New Japan Society for Promotion of Machine Industry (JSPMI) awards presentation. Mazda received the New JSPMI prize from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry for its development of the highly efficient SKYACTIV-G gasoline engine that achieves an ultra-high compression ratio ACN Newswire

NEC Launches Indoor LTE Femtocell Base Stations
NEC Corp. announced today the launch of new indoor LTE Femtocell base stations for telecom carriers. The base stations achieve high-speed, high-volume wireless communications in indoor areas such as offices and homes. The new product is available in two models, one designed for enterprise and another for residential customers. The base stations will be available in the second quarter of 2012 ACN Newswire

Flowserve Announces 12.5% Increase in Quarterly Cash Dividend from $0.32 Per Share to $0.36 Per Share
DALLAS, February 21, 2012 -- Flowserve Corp. (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, today announced that its board of directors has authorized the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on the company's outstanding shares of common stock. The quarterly cash dividend increased from $0.32 per share, or 12 ACN Newswire

Jebsen and Jessen Communications Extends Services Offered to Business Solutions Consulting
Jebsen and Jessen Communications (JJC), a leading customer driven communication-solutions provider, today announced its strategy to extend its geographic reach in Asia with a focus on business solutions consulting services. MarketWire

SupportSave Announces the Acquisition of www.TechBuddha.com and Certain Assets From Global Services Corporation
The agreement between SupportSave (OTCBB: SSVE) and Global Services Corporation executed today are for the website, trademarks, domain name and other non-physical assets of www.TechBuddha.com. No liabilities, debt, receivables or entity is being acquired in this transaction MarketWire

Golden Star Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Announces Mineral Reserves and Resources Estimates as of December 31, 2011
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its Proven and Probable Mineral Reserves (collectively "Mineral Reserves") and Mineral Resources as at December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Last Chance for Animals Condemns Murder for Hire Plot
Last Chance for Animals (LCA) Founder and President Chris DeRose speaks out against the self-proclaimed animal rights activist who plotted to kill someone wearing fur by attempting to hire a hitman. MarketWire

SEACOR Marine Announces Agreement to Purchase Liftboats From Superior Energy Services
SEACOR Marine LLC ("SEACOR Marine") today announced an agreement with Superior Energy Services L.L.C. to purchase 18 liftboats for $134 million plus working capital. The transaction is expected to close by the end of March 2012, subject to regulatory approvals. All of the liftboats are currently located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. MarketWire

Viterra to Host Annual General Meeting and First Quarter Conference Call- March 8, 2012
Viterra Inc. (TSX: VT) (ASX: VTA) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday March 8, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. MST, (4:00 p.m. EST) at the Sheraton Suites Eau Clair, Calgary, Alberta. MarketWire

Essex Announces Its 18th Consecutive Annual Dividend Increase
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS) announced today its Board of Directors has approved a $0.24 per share annualized increase to its regular cash dividend. The first quarter dividend distribution, payable on April 13, 2012 to shareholders of record as of March 30, 2012, will be $1.10 per share. The declared dividend represents a 5.8% increase over the Company's prior quarterly dividend of $1 MarketWire

Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts Announces Nominees for the 6th Annual Art Star Awards
The Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts (LBaa) announces the nominees for the 6th Annual Art Star Awards to be held on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 6:00pm, generously hosted by [seven-degrees] in Laguna Beach. MarketWire

Washington Federal Names Michael Brown President of Equipment Finance Division
Washington Federal (NASDAQ: WAFD) announced the appointment of Michael Brown as President of a newly formed Equipment Finance Division, to be headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. Brown will be responsible for growing the company's equipment finance portfolio within Washington Federal's eight-state operations. MarketWire

ADVA Optical Networking Reports Audited 2011 IFRS Financial Results In Line with Expectations
Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.Q4 2011 Revenues at EUR 83.4 Million,IFRS Pro Forma Operating Income of EUR 7.4 Million (8.9% of Revenues)FY 2011 Revenues at EUR 310.9 Million,IFRS Pro Forma Operating Income of EUR 17.3 Million (5 MarketWire

Ongoing Training Benefits ZYTO Healthcare Professional Customers
ZYTO Corp (OTCBB: ZYTC) (www.ZYTO.com). MarketWire

Utiba Launches Converging Payments With MasterCard Mobile Money Partnership
Mobile phone users in emerging markets, many of whom only recently gained access to basic banking services through their cellular phones, now will have access to the global, traditional card payment network thanks to a partnership between MasterCard (NYSE: MA) and Utiba, the pioneer and leading provider of Mobile Financial Services solutions for mobile operators and financial institutions. MarketWire

First Bancorp of Indiana, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
The Board of Directors of First Bancorp of Indiana, Inc. (OTCBB: FBPI) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.155 per share, payable to stockholders of record as of March 5, 2012. The dividend will be paid on or about March 15, 2012. The annual dividend rate on this quarterly declaration is unchanged from the preceding quarter and results in an annualized dividend yield of 6 MarketWire

Nation's Largest Bankruptcy Law Firm Focuses on Protecting Consumer Rights
Since 2006, complaints to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have doubled, forcing Americans to take debt collectors to court for violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and win. MarketWire

SkinStore.com Announces the Addition of Boscia B.B. Cream SPF 27
SkinStore.com, the nation's leading e-commerce specialty retailer providing scientifically sound solutions for healing and maintaining healthy skin, has added the new product, Boscia BB Cream SPF 27 to its assortment of premium products. MarketWire

LRG Capital Group Founder Publishes New Blog on Autism and Other Philanthropic Events
Lawrence "Larry" Goldfarb, founder and former chairman of LRG Capital Group, has published an updated version of his blog which serves as a philanthropic hub for readers to receive the latest news on Autism (Goldfarb has a 14-year-old Autistic son), non-profit events and the economy MarketWire

PcVue's Compelling HMI/SCADA Application Wins Dunn-Edwards the Prestigious 2012 Manufacturing Leadership Award (ML100)
PcVue, Inc., a subsidiary of ARC Informatique and HMI/ SCADA software automation solution provider, announces its HMI/SCADA is among the distinguished winning manufacturing applications -- naming its end user, Dunn-Edwards Corporation, a recipient of the eighth annual Manufacturing Leadership 100 Awards MarketWire

Verizon Joins the Z-Wave Alliance
The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies dedicated to promoting Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control, with close to 600 interoperable products world-wide, today announced the addition of Verizon as its newest Alliance member MarketWire

Recent Trend Has Borrowers Going to Extremes to Save Their Homes
A recent epidemic in California has some neighborhood associations up in arms. A new marketing company known as Brainiacs from Mars is offering struggling homeowners up to one year of mortgage relief in exchange for the opportunity to use their home as a billboard. MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Reports Financial and Operating Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2011
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG), or the Company, a global contractor of off-shore deepwater drilling services today announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

DryShips Inc. Reports Financial and Operating Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2011
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), or the Company, a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc., or Ocean Rig, of off-shore deepwater drilling services, today announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

PennantPark Investment Corporation Increases Credit Facility to $380 Million
PennantPark Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PNNT) announced today that it has entered into an amended and restated, multi-currency, senior secured revolving credit facility (the "Credit Facility") with certain lenders, which increased the size of the Credit Facility from $315 million to $380 million. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. and J.P MarketWire

Horizon Pharma Secures $60 Million Loan Facility
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) announced today that it has entered into a loan agreement with a group of lenders to provide $60 million in capital. Horizon used $22 MarketWire

Mattersight Successfully Completes Predictive Routing Implementation
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced a successful implementation of its Predictive Routing application with a large healthcare provider. This implementation included integration into the client's existing telephony and routing system and deployment of Mattersight's Predictive Routing data mart. MarketWire

Zacuto Offering EVF Spring Saver Bundle Specials
Zacuto is offering special product deals on some of their most popular camera rigs from February 20th through April 1st. Customers looking to purchase Zacuto Slingshot, Stinger, Recoil or Scorpion rigs can take advantage of these deals and get an EVF Pro for only $650 by purchasing these kits though Zacuto or any authorized Zacuto reseller worldwide. MarketWire

Brower Piven Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Expanding the Class Period to Include February 8, 2010 Through December 15, 2011, Inclusive and Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in BioSante Pharmaceuticals, I
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Cash Dividend
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB), parent company of American National Bank and Trust Company, announced its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share, payable March 16, 2012, to shareholders of record March 2, 2012. MarketWire

NuVasive Reports Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Declares First Quarter Dividend of $0.01 per Share
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.01 per share, payable Tuesday, April 17, 2012 to shareholders of record on Friday, March 23, 2012. MarketWire

Pizza Patron(R) Targets Predominantly Catholic Customer Base With 'Pizzas de Cuaresma' Campaign
Pizza Patrón announced today that it is seeking to reverse the average four percent drop in sales that it sees during Lent each year by launching its 'Pizzas de Cuaresma' campaign. The promotion features two 'lent friendly' pizzas -- the Spinach Clásico (a customer favorite) and La Vegetariana. MarketWire

Internal Threat Protection Adds a New Layer of Security to SMBs' Clouds
Verecloud, Inc.® creator of the Cloudwrangler™ Marketplace for businesses, announced today the addition of InterGuard, a suite of complete internal threat protection technologies delivered through the Cloud with one agent download and one user interface. The first of its kind, InterGuard is offered as both a complete suite or as individual modules MarketWire

inTEST Corporation Announces Availability of 2011 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
inTEST Corporation (NASDAQ: INTT), an independent designer, manufacturer and marketer of temperature management products and semiconductor automatic test equipment (ATE) interface solutions, today announced that the Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time MarketWire

Globus Maritime Announces Payment of Bunkers on Behalf of Former Charterer
Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company"), (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that the M/V Star Globe, a 2010-built 56,867 DWT Supramax bulkcarrier, (the "Vessel"), was arrested in Panama by a bunker supplier who had not been paid by Allied Maritime Inc., the previous charterer of the Vessel (the "Charterer") MarketWire

GeoMet Reports Further Natural Gas Hedges
GeoMet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMET) (the "Company") announced today that it has further increased its natural gas hedges through the addition of swaps for the periods and at the prices listed below: MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2011
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

EastBridge's Client, Wonder International, Files With FINRA to Obtain Approval to Begin Trading on the OTC Exchange
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) announced today that its client, Wonder International Education and Investment Group Corporation, filed a trading application with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) in order to begin trading its stock on the OTC exchange as soon as possible. MarketWire

VEGAS.com Offers Sin City Extras in Honor of Leap Day, February 29
Occurring every four years, the date of February 29 presents an extra day on the calendar, which equals an additional 24 hours to celebrate in the nonstop city of Las Vegas. This Leap Day, the VEGAS.com team has combined the top hotels and deals to offer a little something extra in true Vegas fashion. MarketWire

Hansen Medical Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible medical robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today reported recent business highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Saint Joseph Hospital Ranks in Top 5 Percent in Nation for Emergency Medicine
In a newly released hospital quality report, Saint Joseph Hospital ranks among the top 5 percent of U.S. hospitals for emergency medicine -- earning HealthGrades' first-time Emergency Medicine Excellence Award. MarketWire

SMA Alliance Partners With IGE on $400,000,000 Gold Reserve Mine
SMA Alliance (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) is pleased to announce that an exclusive contract has been signed with International Gold Extraction Corporation (IGE). An estimated $400 million dollars in Gold reserves and other precious metals are what multiple industry verifiable tests have shown on the properties. International Gold Extraction Corp entered into an L.O MarketWire

NetApp to Participate in the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on February 27, 2012
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that Tom Georgens, chief executive officer, will participate in a fireside chat at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time. MarketWire

Rising Melanoma Cases Drive Demand for Skin Cancer Treatments
Rates of some cancers are declining, and survival rates of some cancers are increasing, but unfortunately melanoma statistics have gone in the opposition direction. According to healthcare market research publisher Kalorama Information, increasing incidence is driving demand for drugs to treat skin conditions such as melanoma MarketWire

North Springs Resources Corp. and Titan Iron Ore Corp. Featured in OTC Special Situations Reports
OTC Special Situations Report, a division of NFC Corp., today announced it has issued two new, dynamic reports in the Natural Resource industry featuring Titan Iron Ore Corp. (OTCBB: TFER) and North Springs Resources Corp. (PINKSHEETS: NSRS). The TFER report can be seen online at www.otcfn.com/tfer and the NSRS report will be released later this week at www.otcfn.com/nsrs. MarketWire

Good Sam Among World Renowned Brands Challenging the Cast on the 2012 Season of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice"
Good Sam, one of America's most recognized organizations today announced their selection in the fifth installment of NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice" featuring American business mogul Donald J. Trump. MarketWire

Insultex House-Wrap Draws Interest
Innovative Designs Inc. (OTCBB: IVDN) Innovative Designs Insultex® House Wrap has drawn the interest of several of the largest homebuilders in the building industry. Samples have been sent and these homebuilders are currently evaluating its properties. Insultex® House Wrap offers far more than a typical house wrap, with an R-Value and functional drainage MarketWire

Nyxio(R) Technologies Enters Into a $5 Million Funding Agreement
Nyxio Technologies Corporation (OTCBB: NYXO) ("Nyxio" or the "Company"), an innovative provider of Smart TVs, Tablet PCs and related consumer electronics devices, announced today that it has entered into a $5 million securities purchase agreement with Socius CG II, Ltd., a subsidiary of Socius Capital Group ("Socius") MarketWire

Frontier Oilfield Services, Inc. Announces New Name and Ticker; Implements New Corporate Direction
Frontier Oilfield Services, Inc. (OTCQB: FOSI) (PINKSHEETS: FOSI), (formerly TBX Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: TBXC)), an oilfield services company, with operations focused primarily in the Haynesville shale in East Texas, announces its new name and ticker symbol MarketWire

CVPS CFO Plans Departure for Electric Power Research Institute
Pamela Keefe, who as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Central Vermont Public Service (NYSE: CV) played a critical role in the company's financial recovery and return to investment grade, has been appointed CFO of the Electric Power Research Institute effective April 1. Keefe will remain at CVPS until March 30 to ensure a smooth transition. MarketWire

MerchantCircle.com Now at 1.2 Million Active and Highly-Connected Member Merchants
Reply! Inc., the leading marketplace for the acquisition of locally-targeted consumer traffic, today announced that its MerchantCircle.com property now has over 1.2 million active member merchants. Active members are defined as merchants who have directly created an account on MerchantCircle MarketWire

Ulla Popken Launches Facebook Store Powered by MarketLive
MarketLive, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce technology and services, today announced that plus-size women's apparel cataloger, Ulla Popken, has launched a new Facebook store that is fully integrated with its MarketLive eCommerce platform. MarketWire

Italtel Chooses Octasic for Its QoS Network Interconnection Product Line
GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS Octasic Inc., a leading innovator of media processing and wireless solutions, today announced that its Vocallo MGW multi-core DSP platform has been chosen by Italtel, a leading developer and designer of solutions for Next Generation Network and Next Generation Service (NGN/NGS) MarketWire

Winners Announced in SABEW's Best in Business Contest
The Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) has announced winners of its 17th Best in Business competition honoring excellence in business journalism across all news platforms. MarketWire

TheMortgageGuide.Org Shows Homeowners How to Get a Piece of the $25 Billion Settlement for Principal/Payment Reduction With a Loan Modification
American Homeowners will receive billions of dollars to reduce principal on their mortgages designed to help in troubled times and TheMortgageGuide.Org will help thousands get their fair share. The money was set aside for homeowners with hardship thanks to pressure on U.S. Banks from The Justice Department and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, as well as 49 state attorneys MarketWire

Tracking Specialty Drug Spend Covered Under Medical Benefit, Greatest Gap for Plan Sponsors
Less than 20% of plan sponsors can track their specialty drug spend covered under the medical benefit according to a survey conducted by the Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) in the Fall of 2011. The study surveyed 291 employers, health plans and other plan sponsors representing more than 70 million lives MarketWire

Onit Joins Legal Cloud Computing Association (LCCA)
Onit, a leading provider of business productivity and process management apps, today announced it has joined the Legal Cloud Computing Association (LCCA), a consortium of leading cloud computing providers. MarketWire

NACON's Cyber Classroom Achieves One Million Army Users
When NACON's virtual classroom came online in 2002, there were a total of 14 Army trainees learning how to use actual network security software to help protect the Army's networks. Last week, the total number of Army users reached an astounding one million. MarketWire

Bradford Networks Webinar Provides Blueprint for Securing Enterprise BYOD Initiatives
Bradford Networks, the best choice to enable secure network access for corporate issued and personal mobile devices, announced the details of an upcoming webinar, "The BYOD Blueprint: How to Onboard Personal Devices to Corporate Networks MarketWire

Two Convergent Advisors Ranked #1 in Barron's State by State Rankings
Convergent Wealth Advisors today announced that Barron's has named two Convergent advisors #1 in its 2012 state by state ranking of the top 1,000 financial advisors in the nation, a list that includes both independent advisory firms and large wirehouses. MarketWire

Frederick County Declares English as Official Language
U.S.English Chairman Mauro E. Mujica today applauded officials in Frederick County, Maryland for their support in the passage of a measure to make English the official language of county government. MarketWire

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) to Hire 100 Additional Testing Personnel in Next 180 Days
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), the world's leading gaming testing laboratory and technical consultancy, announced today it is embarking on an initiative to add 100 highly qualified testing personnel over the next 180 days. The additional staff will push GLI's global employee count to 750 working in the company's 20 lab locations MarketWire

ZL Technologies' Unified Archive(R) Earns DoD 5015.02 Certification for Records Management
ZL Technologies Inc., the leader in unified archiving for large enterprises, announced today that its flagship product, Unified Archive® ("ZL UA"), has been granted DoD 5015.02 certification for Records Management from the U.S. Department of Defense ("DoD"). MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. to Participate in 2012 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Boston Bank Conference
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, today announced that it will be participating in the 2012 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Boston Bank Conference to be held in Boston, Massachusetts on February 29 and March 1, 2012. Michael L MarketWire

The Lodge at Pico Bonito Offers "Lovebirds in the Rainforest"
Nestled on 400 acres of Honduran rainforest, The Lodge at Pico Bonito is the perfect destination for couples seeking a magically, romantic jungle escape MarketWire

La Mancha's VMS Resource Increases to 81MT Indicated and 37MT Inferred
La Mancha Resources Inc. (TSX: LMA) MarketWire

AdReady CEO to Share Insights on Digital Marketing Strategies to Support Recruitment During STAMATS' Adult Student Integrated Marketing Conference
AdReady, creators of powerful software that enables any marketer to master online advertising, today announced its CEO, Karl Siebrecht, will be a featured speaker at STAMATS' Annual Adult Student Integrated Marketing Conference, taking place Feb. 27-29 in Austin MarketWire

Green Fit Co. Introduces Treadmill Saver at IHRSA
The Green Fitness Equipment Co., developer of essential preventative maintenance solutions for fitness equipment, is announcing the global introduction of the revolutionary treadmill saver™ at IHRSA 2012. MarketWire

Top Executives at USDA and FDA to Host Town Hall Discussion at Food Safety Summit
The Food Safety Summit is proud to announce a very special and informative Food Safety Summit Town Hall with Mike Taylor, Deputy Commissioner for Foods, Food and Drug Administration and Elisabeth Hagen, MD., Under Secretary for Food Safety, U.S. Department of Agriculture MarketWire

Spur Ventures Inc.: Listing on TSX Venture Exchange and Voluntary Delisting From Toronto Stock Exchange
(All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars, unless otherwise stated) MarketWire

BBI International Announces Agenda for the Rocky Mountain Forest Restoration & Bioenergy Summit
BBI International announced this week the agenda for the Rocky Mountain Forest Restoration & Bioenergy Summit in Denver, CO, April 16 MarketWire

Aurora to DICOMize Digital Pathology Images for Inclusion in PACS
Attention News/Assignment Editors/ Business, Health and Technology Columnists and Reporters MarketWire

HFTP Begins Development of a Global Hospitality Accounting System Users Guide
To create a global resource for the hospitality finance industry, Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has begun development on a global hospitality accounting system users guide. MarketWire

Trumark Receives Planning Approval for Contour Project in Milpitas
Trumark Homes announced that it has achieved city council approval from the City of Milpitas for development of its 134-unit residential project known as "Contour". Trumark is finalizing construction drawings and architecture in anticipation of breaking ground later this year. MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Announces Preliminary, Unaudited Revenues for 2011
Dover Saddlery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOVR), the leading multi-channel retailer of equestrian products, announced today preliminary, unaudited revenue results for the full year ended December 31, 2011. The Company will release full financial results on or about March 27, 2012. MarketWire

ABLYNX ANNOUNCES 2011 FULL YEAR RESULTS
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DSS Selects Zyrion Monitoring Solution for Offering Managed Services
Zyrion Inc., a leading provider of Cloud and Network Monitoring software solutions, today announced that DSS Inc, a leading VAR and Managed Services provider in Pennsylvania has selected Zyrion's MSP monitoring software for offering managed services to their customers. MarketWire

SG Biofuels Names Miguel Motta as Chief Operating Officer
SG Biofuels, Inc. (SGB), a bioenergy crop company developing elite hybrid seeds of Jatropha as a low-cost source for biodiesel, bio jet fuel and specialty chemicals, has named Miguel Motta as its chief operating officer MarketWire

BigMachines Continues Record Growth With Fifty-Five Percent Revenue Increase in 2011
BigMachines, Inc., the leader in product configuration, pricing and quoting, proposal generation and B2B ecommerce, today announced the company achieved another record year in 2011 with 55 percent growth in total revenue, along with record profitability. In addition, the company reached more than 55 new customer wins within the year. MarketWire

Options Media Launches Updated Consumer Website for PhoneGuard App
PhoneGuard, Inc. a subsidiary of Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPMG) (PINKSHEETS: OPMG), a leading provider of mobile applications software, announced that it has launched its newly updated website at www.phoneguard.com today, February 22, 2012 MarketWire

Semaphore Announces Extended Temperature Range for T-BOX LT RTU
Semaphore, a CSE Global company, announces that the T-BOX LT RTU product line for remote monitoring and SCADA system applications has passed operations testing at -40 degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. The extended temperature range furthers T-BOX LT applications in outdoor installations. MarketWire

Accurence Introduces ScopeAssist, Transforming the Estimating Process for Roofing Contractors Through Scope Automation
Accurence, Inc., the software solution provider that invented the onsite inspection and automated scoping software category for property insurance claims adjusters, introduced today at the 2012 International Roofing Expo in Orlando, Florida, its software-based solution, ScopeAssist™ for roofing contractors. MarketWire

Asteelflash Announces Its Financial Results for 2011
Press release February 22, 2012 Asteelflash announces its financial results for 2011 Asteelflash has announced revenues of $780 million for 2011, an increase of18%on 2010. The 2011 operating profit was up by 60% compared with 2010. "The group's performance continued to improve in 2011 MarketWire

Netlist Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results and Conference Call
Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST), a leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance, controller-based memory subsystems for high performance server and storage applications, announced today that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, February 28, and will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Net Savings Link Announces 2nd Round of Funding
Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTCBB: NSAV), a company in the business of providing electronically deliverable sales incentives for the business market, as well as enhanced web-based savings programs for the mass consumer market of individuals and families, has announced the second round of funding provided by Asher Enterprises, Inc MarketWire

Client Outlook and itMD Join Forces To Image Enable The Cloud
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Big Switch Networks Launches SDN Coffee Talks to Further Educate the Broader IT Community on Software-Defined Networking (SDN)
Big Switch Networks, an OpenFlow company bringing the benefits of virtualization and cloud architecture to enterprise networks, today launched SDN Coffee Talks, a free weekly online video interview designed to help IT professionals learn more about SDN, a revolutionary new approach to networking that brings programmability and flexibility to existing infrastructure MarketWire

WestCorp Management Group Announces Grand Opening of South Blvd Apartment Homes
Leading community living developer Nevada West Partners, part of the WestCorp Management Group's family of companies, is redefining luxury living in Las Vegas with the opening of its newest apartment home community, South Blvd Apartment Homes. The grand opening is a Las Vegas real estate success story, marking the completion of a major real estate development. MarketWire

Zenprise and Palo Alto Networks Team Up to Secure Smartphones & Tablets
Palo Alto Networks™, the network security company, and Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in secure mobile device management (MDM), today announced that Zenprise has joined the Palo Alto Networks Technology Partner Program MarketWire

VisualOn Debuts OnStream MediaPlayer+ for Cross-Platform Multimedia Delivery
VisualOn, Inc., a multimedia software company that provides solutions enabling high quality video and audio on any mobile platform, announced today a new product, OnStream MediaPlayer+, a solution enabling cross-platform video delivery to any device, on any platform. MarketWire

PIMCO Hires Geoffrey Johnson as Its Next Lead Global Equity Portfolio Manager
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, has hired Geoffrey Johnson as an Executive Vice President and Global Equity Portfolio Manager. He will begin with the firm in April 2012 and will be based in the Newport Beach office. MarketWire

The FabricLink Network Announces the Top 10 Innovations for 2011
The FabricLink Network is pleased to announce its 2012 picks for the Top 10 Textile Innovations of the year. This year's winners represent the best the industry has to offer, incorporating innovations from across the industry. The new technologies are commercially available in the specialty fabrics market, and are also available in finished consumer products from major brands. MarketWire

Xirrus Appoints Calix CEO Carl Russo to Board of Directors
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networking, announced today the addition of Carl Russo to its Board of Directors. Currently president and CEO of Calix, Inc MarketWire

Inventive Cyber-Security Solutions From Ireland's Premier InfoSecurity Companies on Display at Next Week's RSA(R) Conference
Next week at RSA®in San Francisco -- the world's premier gathering of information securityexperts -- select Ireland-based companies will showcase their newestcyber-security technologies and solutions MarketWire

REMINDER: EVE to Exhibit at IIC-China in Shenzhen, China
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Implant Sciences Extends Credit Line
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced that it has renegotiated its credit agreements with its senior secured investor, DMRJ Group LLC. MarketWire

A Proactive Market for Targeted Health and Wellness Foods
The market for targeted health and wellness foods and beverages is a dynamic and promising one, driven largely by the growing recognition -- among scientists, government, practitioners, and consumers alike -- of the instrumental role diet plays in a wide range of health conditions. MarketWire

Univest Corporation Declares First Quarter Dividend
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ: UVSP), a full service financial institution with more than 135 years of experience in delivering financial solutions including personal and business banking, online banking, residential mortgages, insurance products, investments and wealth advisory solutions, declared today a $ MarketWire

Signiant Adds Media Industry Veterans to Senior Management Team
Signiant, a global leader in intelligent file movement software for the media and entertainment industry, today announced the appointment of two industry veterans to top management positions, further strengthening the company's executive team and market position MarketWire

Premier Private Jet Company, Magellan Jets, Offers 2 Free Hours of Flight Time on Their Hawker 800XP 25 Hour Card
Magellan Jets, the world-class private jet service for the discriminating flyer, today announced the Hawker 800XP 25 Hour Card Special. For a limited time, new card holders can experience 2 free* hours of flight time and no fuel surcharge with the purchase of the 25 Hour Hawker 800XP jet card. MarketWire

RxHope to Co-Sponsor the "13th Annual CBI Patient Assistance and Access Programs" Conference
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StacksofRacks.com Celebrates Two Years of Providing Space Saving Racks and Organizers to America
Stacks of Racks, a leading provider of affordable storage products, is celebrating a 2-year streak of success. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Corporation to Present at the KBW Bank Conference
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) today announced that it will participate as a presenter at the 2012 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Bank Conference in Boston on February 29, 2012. MarketWire

Leopardo Completes Construction of Hanover Park Police Headquarters
Leopardo recently completed construction of the new $15 million, 63,000-square-foot police headquarters for the Village of Hanover Park, which hosted a public grand opening ceremony on Saturday, February 18. MarketWire

Phoenix Marketing International Finds That Chinese Hotel Chains Still Dominate
While U.S. hotel companies have made some very impressive inroads into the expanding Chinese hospitality industry, China-based economy chains have the distribution and price points that attract the majority of Chinese hotel guests. MarketWire

Security B-Sides Announces 2012 Speaker Line-Up and Participants at B-Sides San Francisco
Security B-Sides, a highly successful community-driven event built for and by information security community members, today announced the 2012 event details and speaker lineup for B-Sides San Francisco, being held February 27-28, 2012 at The Children's Creativity Museum from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PT MarketWire

Marine Drive Mobile to Expand Social Media Presence
Marine Drive Mobile Corp. (OTCBB: MDMC) ("Marine Drive Mobile" or the "Company") today announced plans to expand the Company's online social media presence. The marketing team will accelerate the creation of relevant content to satisfy its growing base of merchants and consumers MarketWire

PV America Shows to Highlight Solar Energy Growth Markets on Both Coasts in 2013
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) today announced they are bringing the highly successful PV America conference and exposition to both coasts in 2013, with events in Philadelphia and San Diego MarketWire

Existing-Home Sales Rise Again in January, Inventory Down
Existing-home sales rose in January, marking three gains in the past four months, while inventories continued to improve, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Venyu to Host Live Session on Cloud Computing ROI
Venyu will lead a live educational session aimed at examining the return on investment (ROI) for cloud computing. The complimentary Lunch and Learn event will be held on Wednesday, February 29th at CoHabitat in Shreveport, La. at 11:30 CST. The event will offer valuable information for IT administrators at organizations of all sizes who are considering migrating their infrastructure to the cloud MarketWire

Aligning Management With New Customer Strategy, Del Taco Announces Several Organizational Changes
Del Taco announced several promotions and appointments within its executive ranks as part of a larger initiative to redefine how the company delivers on its brand experience. MarketWire

JCM Global Wins Another Contract at Maryland Live! Casino, This Time for Paycheck 4 Printer
Immediately following the recent Global Gaming Expo, JCM Global announced it had won a major contract with The Cordish Company to install JCM's award-winning iVIZION® bill validator on more than 4,750 slot machines and electronic table games at the new Maryland Live! Casino MarketWire

Waterfront Homes, Lots on Lake Martin Selling at Bank-Ordered Real Estate Auction
For anyone who has been searching for any combination of waterfront homes or land, an upcoming real estate auction has what you've been looking for. On March 10, 17 waterfront lots and three waterfront homes will sell at a bank-ordered auction in Alexander City, Ala MarketWire

Trustwave Named Finalist for Seven SC Magazine Awards in Europe and U.S.
Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, today announced that the company has been named a finalist for seven SC Magazine Awards, the IT security industry's leading awards program. MarketWire

Louisville Chiropractor Launches New Website for Enhanced Patient Communication
Ollis Chiropractic announced the launch of the practice's newly designed website, http://www.ollischiropractic.com. The site features a "Community Content" wellness library to help patients better understand the benefits of natural treatments for chronic pain and injuries MarketWire

Community College, Rio Salado College, Students Save With MCCCD-NAU Connection
The MCCCD-NAU Connection is a partnership formed to support quality undergraduate education offered by Northern Arizona University and Maricopa County Community College District colleges like community college, Rio Salado. MarketWire

Fourth Annual Florida Communities of Excellence Awards Announces 2012 Finalists
The Florida Communities of Excellence Awards today announced the finalists to be honored in the 2012 program, including the six associations competing in the new "Comeback Kid" category MarketWire

Resonate Ready to Revolutionize Big Data Through Breakthrough in Values Marketing
Resonate, a leading advertising technology company focused on values marketing, today announced that it will use more than $20 million in new funding from Revolution Growth and other investors to accelerate its business, including the launch of a breakthrough Big Data tool for political campaigns and corporate marketers MarketWire

Analysis Ranks Most Sleep-Deprived Occupations
Daylight Saving Time is Sunday March 11th, but the real impact of "springing forward" and losing an hour of sleep is felt on the back-to-work Monday. That day, most of us will suffer from sleep deprivation. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Receives Third U.S. Patent for Providing Online Medical Records
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records ("PHR"), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that the Company has received another patent. United States Patent No MarketWire

Powercast's Chipset and RF Energy Harvesting Reference Design Enable Low-Cost Wireless Power Over Distance
Powercast Corporation, a provider of innovative wireless power technology, today announced its RF-based wireless power chipset and reference design for embedded, low-power, wireless charging applications MarketWire

Fish & Richardson Sweeps Managing Intellectual Property's "Tier 1" IP Rankings in Every National U.S. Category for Second Year in a Row
Fish & Richardson has received "Tier 1" IP rankings in every national U.S. category -- Patent Prosecution, Patent Litigation, Life Sciences, and ITC -- in Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) magazine's annual ranking of the top IP law firms in the U.S. This is the second year in a row that Fish has swept the Tier 1 national U.S. rankings MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Signs a Memorandum of Understanding With HFX, Inc.
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that the Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with HFX Laboratories, Inc. regarding the market development, testing and licensing of the HFX4 Hydrogen Hybrid Combustion/Fuel Enhancement Systems. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares to Expand High Beta Family of ETFs
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced the anticipated listing of two new ETFs that will provide investors with access to high-beta strategies covering emerging and international developed markets. The ETFs are expected to begin trading February 24, 2012 on the NYSE Arca MarketWire

Paragon's Daniel Eickhoff Recognized by UBM Channel's CRN as 2012 Channel Chief
Backup and disaster recovery software developer Paragon Software Group (PSG) today announced that UBM Channel's CRN named Paragon's Daniel Eickhoff, director of channel sales at Paragon, as a 2012 Channel Chief MarketWire

Allvoices Launches Citizen Journalism Event Coverage With Macworld | iWorld 2012 and the San Francisco Examiner
Allvoices, one of the world's largest citizen journalism sites, today announced the launch of its new crowd-sourced event program showcased in partnership with the San Francisco Examiner at Macworld | iWorld, the Ultimate iFan Event MarketWire

Avanti's Kitsault Environmental Assessment Application Accepted After Screening Review
Avanti Mining Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AVT) (PINKSHEETS: AVNMF) ("Avanti" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its Environmental Assessment (EA) Application for the Kitsault Mine Project ("Project") in northern BC, has been accepted by the Province for formal review after the Screening Assessment MarketWire

Quicksilver Resources Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2011 Earnings Call
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) today announced the company expects to release fourth-quarter and full-year 2011 earnings on Monday, February 27, 2012, before the market opens. The company will host a conference call the same day at 10:00 a.m. central time to discuss financial and operating results. MarketWire

AirTouch Communications CFO Interviewed by CEONEWS.Tv
AirTouch Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ATCH) (www.airtouchinc.com), which designs and markets wireless telecommunications devices, today announced that Chief Financial Officer Jerome S. Kaiser has been interviewed by CEONEWS.Tv, an online, market news and mobile financial news provider. The interview is available at http://www.ceonews.tv/atch/. MarketWire

Wall Street's Favorite Stock Newsletter Finishes 19th Straight Month of 100% Winning Streak
From July 2010 through January 2012, every month has been a positive one for the BullTrade (http://www.bulltrade.com) Newsletter portfolio. Last year was a volatile one for U.S. markets. Despite the violent market swings, the S&P 500 finished essentially unchanged for the year. But through all of the wild market swings, the BullTrade Newsletter persevered MarketWire

FreeFi Public Internet Access Network Named "Best WiFi Network" in the United States for Tech Travelers
According to a recent poll published in PC World, unsolicited public conversations among Twitter and Facebook users found Oakland International Airport's free and fast public Internet access (WiFi), powered by FreeFi Networks, was the best WiFi system among 35 of the top airports in the nation MarketWire

Financial Institutions Rely on Zultys for Competitive Edge
With more than 6,000 banks [1] and 7,500 credit unions (CUs) [2] in the United States, consumers and businesses can afford to be picky about where to bring their money. That's why financial institutions must ensure their customer service is the differentiator MarketWire

AirPatrol and MAD Team Up to Offer Granular Geo-Location Based Mobile Security Policy Enforcement
AirPatrol Corporation and Mobile Active Defense (MAD) are announcing a significant mobile device and security management partnership to increase mobile security intelligence for the enterprise. Both companies will be at RSA booth 2247 with a live demonstration of highly granular geo-location-based mobile policy enforcement in San Francisco next week MarketWire

AERN Completes Well Reworks on TX Leases
AER Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERN) is pleased to announce today that Wade Well Service has completed reworking the three secondary recovery wells at their Copeland and South Wade leases in TX. MarketWire

Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI) Launches End to End Mobile Financial Services Initiative
Alternet Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: ALYI) (PINKSHEETS: ALYI) today announced the creation of a new initiative to provide an end to end solution within the mobile payment ecosystem, which will provide a fast and efficient go to market suite of services including card management, payment processing and advanced mobile financial services that connect a mobile wallet to traditional payment tools MarketWire

California Health Plans Improve on Quality Measures for Diabetes Care, Exceed National Average
California Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) and Preferred Provider Organizations (PPOs) improved on several quality measures this year including diabetes care, according to the 2012 Edition of the Health Care Quality Report Card released today by the California Office of the Patient Advocate (OPA) MarketWire

Fox Technologies Announces Latest Release of ServerControl Privileged Access Management Solution
Fox Technologies, Inc. (FoxT), a leading provider of Enterprise Access Management solutions, today announced the release of FoxT ServerControl™, featuring the latest capabilities for centralized privileged access management across diverse servers in the enterprise. MarketWire

Survey Reveals Enterprises Grossly Unprepared to Prevent Exposure to Insider Fraud, Corporate Espionage and Nation-State-Sponsored Attacks
Fox Technologies (FoxT), Incorporated, a leading provider of Enterprise Access Management (EAM) solutions, today announced the results of a recent survey of 327 information security professionals conducted in partnership with Echelon One, an IT security research leader specializing in security programs and guidance MarketWire

Juniper Networks Announces Acquisition of Mykonos Software
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced it has acquired Mykonos Software, the leading provider of Intrusion Deception Systems that protect websites and web applications MarketWire

Brazil's Restorando Closes $3.2M Series A Round Led by Emergence Capital Partners
Restorando, the leading online reservation platform for restaurants in Latin America, announced that it has secured $3.2 million in Series A funding MarketWire

CalAmp to Present at the 2012 Wedbush Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Michael Burdiek, is scheduled to present at the 2012 Wedbush Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference. MarketWire

Fashion Trends From Winter to Spring: Skincare-News.com Presents Warmer Weather Beauty Tips
Although it's still undeniably winter in most states, spring weather is just around the corner -- and it's time to start thinking about warm weather fashion and beauty trends, as well as changes to your skincare regimen. The latest article by Skincare-News MarketWire

Maxymiser Brings Home Two Multivariate Testing Awards
Maxymiser, the global expert in multivariate testing, personalization and optimization solutions, today announced its wins of two WhichTestWon's Annual A/B & Multivariate Testing Awards for their work with The Telegraph. Maxymiser swept the "Online Ad/Banner Test Results category," winning both the Gold and Silver Awards MarketWire

QuickLogic to Present at the ROTH Capital 24th Annual OC Growth Stock Conference
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the leader in low power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced that Mr. Andrew Pease, QuickLogic's President and CEO, is scheduled to present at the OC Growth Stock Conference in Laguna Niguel, CA. MarketWire

Digital Marketing 2.0.Com: Where Big Ideas Meet Big Data
Human 1.0, an international business innovation firm helping clients understand, adopt and execute social business strategies, together with DataXu, provider of the industry's only fully-integrated digital marketing management platform and number one ranked DSP current offering, are pleased to announce the launch of Digital Marketing 2 MarketWire

Astadia Recognized as Top 2011 Informatica Cloud Consulting Partner
Astadia MarketWire

mPhase Technologies, Inc. Files Drug Delivery Patent
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) said today that it has filed a provisional patent application for a novel drug delivery system based on its Smart Surface technology. MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Files PCT Patent Application on Airship Design
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air ("LTA") unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that it has filed a patent application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty ("PCT") for an airship design and a method of controlling the airship based on its Argus One UAV MarketWire

CollabNet's Enterprise Cloud Development Platform Now Available Through CloudBees Partner Ecosystem
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced that the Codesion cloud development platform from CollabNet is now offered as part of the CloudBees Partner Ecosystem. CloudBees provides the only Java PaaS that offers easy, one-click access to integrated, partner-provided services MarketWire

Cooper Clinic Welcomes Emily Hebert, MD, to Preventive Medicine Team
Cooper Clinic today announced Emily Hebert, MD has joined Cooper Clinic as a preventive medicine physician, specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics. Dr. Hebert was awarded the 2011 Texas Medical Association (TMA) Anson Jones, MD, Award in the Physician Excellence in Reporting category for her work as the medical expert on the local ABC affiliate, WFAA Channel 8. MarketWire

OpenLogic CloudSwing Adds Support for High-Volume Cloud Applications
OpenLogic, Inc., provider of enterprise open source solutions for the data center and the cloud, today announced that it has added support for high-volume cloud applications and websites to its CloudSwing Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solution MarketWire

Gain Control Over Your Facebook Photos With PhotoBox!
Facebook fanatics now have a quick and easy way to manage their photos on Facebook. With the free iPhone app, PhotoBox! (http://www.weavermobile.com/photoboxweb/about/index.html), users can quickly find, fix and flaunt Facebook photos. MarketWire

Mercent Attending eTail West 2012; Company Co-Hosting Private Retail Executive Event
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today its attendance at the forthcoming eTail West 2012 online retail conference in Palm Desert, CA, February 27th - 29th. MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines CEO Robert Friedland a Keynote Speaker At International Mining Conference in Florida on February 27
Robert Friedland, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN), will be the keynote luncheon speaker at the BMO Capital Markets Global Metals & Mining Conference on Monday February 27, 2012, in Hollywood, Florida. MarketWire

Fantasy NASCAR League Pays Out $50,000 in Cash Prizes
www.fantasygames4u.com announces Fantasy NASCAR League is growing exponentially as it enters its 14th season and has been a real fan favorite. In 2011 we had 2,670 participants and paid out $50,000 in prize money. www.fantasygames4u MarketWire

Grupo TMM Announces Fourth-Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Grupo TMM, S.A.B. (NYSE: TMM) (BMV: TMM A) ("TMM"), a Mexican intermodal transportation and logistics company, will publish fourth-quarter 2011 financial results on Monday, February 27, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. MarketWire

TiVo and Pace Announce Global Partnership
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in advanced television services including digital video recorders (DVRs), and Pace (LSE: PIC), a leading developer of technologies, products and services for service providers, today announced plans to port TiVo's award-winning software to Pace's set-top boxes and gateways MarketWire

Tech Council of Maryland Honors UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski With Lifetime Achievement Award
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Maryland's largest technology and biotechnology association with more than 400 biotechnology and technology members employing more than 200,000 in the region, will honor Freeman Hrabowski, president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), with its second annual Lifetime Achievement Award MarketWire

Nepal Telecom Selects Airspan for 4G Countrywide Coverage
Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of 4G broadband wireless access networks, announced today that Nepal Telecom (NT) has selected its 4G equipment for a countrywide deployment throughout the nation of Nepal. The network will provide high-speed data services to thousands of residents and businesses. MarketWire

Nearly 10,000 Dogs and Puppies Took the Ride of Their Lives Aboard PetSmart Charities'(R) Rescue Waggin'(R) Vehicles in 2011
Every day, overcrowded animal shelters look for new ways to save the lives of homeless pets. In 2011, PetSmart Charities' Rescue Waggin' program transported 9,541 dogs and puppies from communities with high pet populations and euthanasia rates to shelters with exceptional adoption programs and more adoption space for pets in need of homes. MarketWire

Mike Ascher, NetEx Director of Global Channel Sales, Recognized as One of CRN's 2012 Channel Chiefs
NetEx®, a leading company providing a WAN optimization virtual appliance solution, announced today that Mike Ascher, Director of Global Channel Sales, has been named one of CRN's 2012 Channel Chiefs MarketWire

Novelos Therapeutics Announces Enrollment of First Patient in Lung Cancer Trial With I-124-CLR1404 (Light) Cancer-Targeted PET Imaging Agent at UW Carbone Cancer Center
Novelos Therapeutics, Inc MarketWire

AVI BioPharma Regains NASDAQ Compliance
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that it received a letter from the listing qualifications department staff of The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC, stating that the Company has regained compliance with NASDAQ's minimum $1.00 per share bid price requirement. MarketWire

Deborah Smith Read Appointed Creative Director at Anthem Worldwide
Anthem Worldwide, the brand development division of Schawk, Inc. (NYSE: SGK), whose integrated global network provides innovative solutions to articulate, unify and manage brand impact to create compelling and consistent brand experiences, announced that it has appointed Deborah Smith Read to serve as creative director for its San Francisco office. MarketWire

BBSI to Present at the ROTH Capital Partners 24th Annual Conference on March 13, 2012
Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI)(NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, hasbeen invited to present at the ROTH Capital Partners 24th AnnualConference. The conference will be held at The Ritz Carlton in LagunaNiguel, California on March 12-14, 2012. MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI): Visible Gold Found in Soil Samples During Preliminary Phase One Exploration at Monte Cristo
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to issue the following update on our Monte Cristo project in the Lillooet River Valley near Harrison Lake, British Columbia. MarketWire

Cortina Systems and Acacia Communications Announce Interoperabililty of Industry's First 100G Coherent Optical Networking Components
Cortina Systems, Inc. (Cortina), delivering innovative technologies that link people and networks worldwide, and Acacia Communications, a leading provider of intelligent subsystems for ultra high speed fiber optic networks, today announced interoperability between the Cortina™ CS605x 100G and 40G ASSP Optical Transport Network (OTN) Processors and the Acacia 100G Coherent Optical Modules MarketWire

easyhome Ltd. Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter Conference Call and Webcast
easyhome Ltd. (TSX: EH), Canada's largest merchandise leasing company and a growing provider of financial services, will hold a conference call with shareholders, analysts and portfolio managers on Tuesday, March 6, 2012. A Press Release will be issued after the market closes on Monday, March 5, 2012. MarketWire

Gold Standard Discovers High Grade Gold in Upper Part of Main Target Zone at Railroad Project in Carlin Trend
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. ("Gold Standard") (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) www.goldstandardv.com reported today that hole RR11-16 has intersected 185 feet of 0.124 opt (ounces per ton) of gold (56.4 meters of 4.26 grams/Tonne) from 555 to 740 feet (169.2-225.6 meters) including an interval of 60 feet of 0.21 opt of gold (18.3 meters of 7 MarketWire

Amarantus BioSciences Presents Data on MANF at the 14th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Experimental Neurotherapeutics Conference
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. (OTCBB: AMBS), a biotechnology company developing MANF, a first-in-class disease-modifying therapeutic protein being developed for the treatment of Parkinson's Disease, will present preclinical data on MANF at the 14th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Experimental Neurotherapeutics (ASENT) Conference at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Washington, D.C MarketWire

FirstServer Offers Percona Server as MySQL Option for Hosted Cloud Applications
Percona, Inc., the company that makes MySQL faster and more reliable, today announced that FirstServer, Inc., a leading web hosting company in Japan and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yahoo! JAPAN Corporation., will include a Percona-branded version of Percona Server as an option for FirstServer's Z Cloud service. MarketWire

Acer Expands Commercial Business Unit to Focus on IT Needs of Small and Medium Enterprise Customers in Canada
Acer America today announces that it has expanded its commercial business unit in Canada to meet the needs of small and medium enterprise (SME) customers and their IT departments. To support this new focus, Acer has moved call centre support services from off-shore to North America and made considerable investments in resources including service and support. MarketWire

Host Europe Group Launches StopTheHacker's SaaS Website Protection Suite in Europe
Host Europe Group, the largest privately owned hosting group in Europe, has today announced that it has partnered with website security services provider, StopTheHacker, to offer its SaaS website security services throughout Europe MarketWire

Striiv Becomes a Healthy Addiction
As the second month of 2012 nears its close, Striiv (www.striiv.com), makers of the 'personal trainer in your pocket,' releases data that shows it works: not only are users walking more, they're walking a lot more -- more frequently and farther. MarketWire

Nexsan to Present on the Impact of Solid State Disk (SSD) Storage on Virtual Environments at DatacenterDynamics 2012
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based data storage systems, today announced that CTO Gary Watson will present on "The Impact of Solid State Disks (SSDs) on Virtual Environments" at the 2012 DatacenterDynamics conference in Atlanta MarketWire

nScaled Announces Series A Investment by Almaz Capital and Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures
nScaled, a pioneering provider of cloud-based Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) solutions, today announced that it has completed a Series A round of financing, securing $7 million in investments from Almaz Capital and Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures, as well as leading Silicon Valley angel investors MarketWire

Qualys CEO to Keynote at RSA Conference USA 2012
Qualys Inc., the pioneer and leading provider of cloud information security and compliance management solutions, today announced that Chairman and CEO Philippe Courtot will examine the current state of enterprise IT security, discussing the need for a new security model in his keynote at RSA Conference USA 2012 MarketWire

Kapow Software Names Anne-Sofie Nielsen Vice President of Research & Development
Kapow Software, a leading innovator for social media, cloud, and big data solutions, announced the promotion of Anne-Sofie Nielsen to the position of Vice President of Research & Development. As Kapow Software's Director of R&D, Ms MarketWire

BloomReach Introduces Suite of Services From Their Multi-Channel Cloud Marketing Platform to Drive Intelligent Discoverability for Web Businesses
BloomReach, creators of the Big Data cloud marketing platform, today launched BloomSearch, BloomLift and BloomSocial services to get Web-based content found and drive incremental revenue for web businesses. These web services grow multi-channel profitability and scale in an automated, intelligently structured fashion. MarketWire

BloomReach Launches to Solve the Multi-Billion Dollar Big Data Problem of the Digital Discovery Divide
BloomReach officially launched today after three years in stealth mode. BloomReach's cloud marketing platform bridges the growing digital discovery divide MarketWire

SMART Storage Systems Expands Relationship With Avnet
SMART Storage Systems, an innovative and rapidly emerging SSD technology provider, and Avnet, a global distributor of electronic components, enterprise computing and storage products, and embedded systems, today announced that they have expanded their global distribution relationship MarketWire

AMAX Presents Global Manufacturing Servicing the APAC Region
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its Multi-Region Manufacturing Operations MarketWire

The Medicines Company Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2011. MarketWire

DEMO Spring 2012 Accepting Demonstrator Applications From Top Innovators Until March 1
The DEMO Conference, world-renowned for launching the most innovative companies in enterprise, mobile, cloud computing, consumer, social media and disruptive technologies, has announced that the application process for established and emerging technology companies has been extended until March 1, 2012, at www.demo.com MarketWire

Agile Frameworks Selects CenterBeam to Deliver Mobile Cloud Solutions to Architecture, Engineering and Construction Market
CenterBeam, Inc., a pioneer in hosted IT services, today announced that Agile Frameworks LLC is deploying CenterBeam's offerings to provide cloud-based solutions to its architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) clients MarketWire

Solutions for a More Stable Housing Finance System
The same tool that many blame for the current housing slump is actually the key to facilitating a more stable and sustainable financing system for housing: financial innovation. MarketWire

SMART Storage Systems Established as Independent Entity Under the SMART Family of Global Companies
SMART Worldwide Holdings today announced that it has completed the creation of its solid-state storage division into an independent entity named SMART Storage Systems. Led by a management team with more than 13 decades of combined experience in enterprise storage and flash technology, SMART Storage Systems is focused on capitalizing on the rapid solid-state drive (SSD) market growth MarketWire

SMART Storage Systems Announces the Optimus(TM) Ultra SAS SSD
SMART Storage Systems today announced the Optimus Ultra Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) solid-state drive (SSD). An industry-leading combination of performance, capacity, reliability and endurance, the Optimus Ultra is designed to meet enterprise storage application needs, facilitating broad SSD adoption in enterprise environments. MarketWire

Egnyte Board of Directors Welcomes Todd Rulon-Miller
Egnyte, the leading provider of hybrid cloud file server solutions, announced today that Todd Rulon-Miller has joined its board of directors as of February 2012. Prior to taking on this advisory role at Egnyte, Rulon-Miller was a founding partner at Apogee Venture Group and senior vice president at Netscape. MarketWire

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center Goes Live With Awarepoint's Real-Time Location System
Awarepoint Corporation, the leading provider of real-time location system (RTLS) solutions for healthcare, announced today that NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has successfully deployed its real-time location system at its Columbia University Medical Center campus to enhance workflow, quality of care, and patient satisfaction in perioperative areas of the internationally renowned hospital MarketWire

Tensilica's Leadership in Mobile Audio/Voice and Baseband IP Cores Demonstrated at Mobile World Congress 2012
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it will demonstrate its leadership in mobile audio/voice and baseband hardware and software IP (intellectual property) processor cores at stand #1F39 at the Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona (February 27 - March 1, 2012) MarketWire

beBetter Health to Present at the 6th Annual 2012 Southeast Venture Conference
beBetter Health, Inc., an online wellness company dedicated to engaging employees in their health, announced today that it will be presenting at the 6th Annual Southeast Venture Conference (SEVC) being held February 29 and March 1, 2012 at the Ritz Carlton, Tyson's Corner, VA. SEVC will be highlighting 60 of the leading high-growth technology companies from the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic region MarketWire

China Modern Net Income Increases 155% and Reports $0.22 EPS for the First Six Months of Fiscal 2012
China Modern Agricultural Information Inc. ("the Company") (OTCBB: CMCI), a high-tech livestock company specializing in the breeding of cows and calves, the production and sale of milk and the sale of organic fertilizer, today announced the financial results for the 2012 fiscal first six months ended December 31st, 2011. Net income increased 155% to $9.5 million or $0 MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Cadence to Showcase Advanced Verification at DVCon 2012
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, will showcase its advanced verification technologies and methodologies at DVCon 2012. MarketWire

AGARI Propels All Mailbox Providers to Secure Their Customers With DMARC Receiver Program; Opens World's Largest Email Trust Platform to Scale Global Inbox Protection
MAAWG - Agari announces the DMARC Receiver Program and opens its Email Trust Fabric to the world's Mailbox Providers. Leveraging the new DMARC standard, announced recently by DMARC.org, AGARI's simple, free program enables Mailbox Providers to adopt DMARC and improve their customers' email security. For more information on the free program, visit http://agari.com/receivers/. MarketWire

The Retirement Income Industry Association Appoints Wade D. Pfau, PhD, CFA(R), as Director of Curriculum for the Retirement Management Analyst(SM) Designation Program
Wade D. Pfau, PhD, CFA®, associate professor at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies in Tokyo, Japan, has been appointed Curriculum Director for the Retirement Management Analyst(SM) (RMA) Designation Program, announced Francois Gadenne, Executive Director and Chairman of the Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA). MarketWire

Titan Iron Ore Corp. and North Springs Resources Corp. Featured in OTC Special Situations Reports
OTC Special Situations Report, a division of NFC Corp., today announced it has issued two new, dynamic reports in the Natural Resource industry featuring Titan Iron Ore Corp. (OTCBB: TFER) and North Springs Resources Corp. (PINKSHEETS: NSRS) The TFER report can be seen online at www.otcfn.com/tfer and the NSRS report will be released later this week at www.otcfn.com/nsrs. MarketWire

Azul Systems' Zing JVM Adds Support for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Azul Systems, the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, today announced the general availability of Zing 5 with support for an additional Linux distribution. Effective immediately, the Zing Java Virtual Machine (JVM) is now fully qualified on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11. MarketWire

Shiloh Industries Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO) today reported financial results for the first quarter of its fiscal year ending October 31, 2012. MarketWire

Market Research Projects Fuel Efficient Internal Combustion Engine Market Growth at 13% CAGR Through 2021
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Fuel Efficient Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) Technologies Worldwide" to their collection of Automotive Manufacturing market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/SBI-v775/Fuel-Efficient-Internal-Combustion-Engine-6235243/ MarketWire

BioNitrogen Secures Property to Begin Development of a Flagship Urea Plant in Lubbock, Texas, U.S.A.
Editors Note: There is a video associated with this press release. MarketWire

authorSTREAM on Your Mobile Phone
authorSTREAM, an online PowerPoint presentation sharing platform, announced the launch of its new authorSTREAM mobile site today. Made for the smaller screens of mobile devices, the authorSTREAM mobile site (m.authorstream.com) lets you search for and view any presentation. You can also share your presentations via Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or email on any smartphone. MarketWire

Integrated Diagnostics(R) Secures $10 Million Third Tranche of Series A Financing
Integrated Diagnostics (InDi®), an emerging leader in molecular diagnostics, today announced that the company has made substantial progress in its diagnostic programs, triggering a $10 million third tranche of its Series A financing. The company will use the funds to complete clinical development of its in vitro proteomic-based diagnostics programs and prepare for them for commercialization MarketWire

Illume Mobile Provides SchoolSentral App to Herzing University
MacroSolve, Inc., doing business as Illume Mobile (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve," "Illume Mobile" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions for business, today announced that Herzing University has selected to implement Illume Mobile's SchoolSentral™ app MarketWire

Redknee Solutions to Present at the Wedbush Securities Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference on March 8, 2012
Redknee Solutions, Inc. (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing and charging software and solutions for communications service providers, has been invited to present at the Wedbush Securities Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference. The conference will be held at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City on March 7-8, 2012. MarketWire

Cobra Electronics to Showcase Award-Winning Cobra JoyRide(TM) for Android at Mobile World Congress 2012
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it will demonstrate its new Cobra JoyRide™ for Android™, an innovative smartphone charger, in the Android stand at Mobile World Congress 2012 MarketWire

OCHWW Creatives Selected for 2012 CLIO Healthcare Awards Judging Panel
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ogilvychww.com), representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced chief creative officer of Ogilvy Healthworld in New York, Jonathan Isaacs, and senior creative director of Ogilvy CommonHealth in Madrid, Javier Elguero, have been selected as committee members for the 2012 CLIO Healthcare Awards MarketWire

U.S. Air Force Awards $2.2 Million Contract for Equipping All of Its Tactical Deployable Communications Servers With AtHoc's Emergency Mass Notification System
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in providing network-centric emergency mass notification systems to military, government, healthcare, higher education and commercial organizations, today announced it will be equipping the U.S. Air Force's Theatre Deployable Communications (TDC) ground-to-ground kits with AtHoc IWSAlerts™ emergency mass notification system (EMNS) MarketWire

BrightScope Announces List of Top 25 Dallas-Fort Worth Area-Based RIA Firms
BrightScope (www.brightscope.com), a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 25 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

SciClone Pharmaceuticals to Present at RBC Capital Markets' Global Healthcare Conference
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that Gary Titus, Chief Financial Officer, will present a corporate overview and business update at the RBC Capital Markets' Global Healthcare Conference on February 29, 2012 at 12:00 noon ET at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Greater Houston Area Lines Up $9.8 Billion in Industrial Project Starts for 2012, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The 10-county greater Houston, Texas, area, which includes Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery and Wharton counties, has 234 major industrial projects scheduled to begin construction this year, representing more than $9.8 billion in total investment value (TIV). MarketWire

Atlantis Internet Group Announces History-Making Launch of First Legal Intranet Gaming Platform via Its Tribal Gaming Network
Atlantis Internet Group Corp. (PINKSHEETS: ATIG), a Nevada-based gaming innovator, made history today with its announced launch of the first form of legal Intranet gaming within the United States. The historic launch is commemorated by the signing of agreements officially connecting the first two Native American Tribal Casinos in the company's Tribal Gaming Network MarketWire

SEKO Logistics Selects GT Nexus
GT Nexus today announced that it had been selected by SEKO Logistics to provide a cloud-based technology platform for the logistics industry leader. The platform will augment existing systems by automating logistics execution processes between SEKO and its network of global transportation carriers. MarketWire

ProVenue(R) by Tickets.com(R), Inc. Selected by The Lakeland Center
After 15 years of outsourcing their ticketing services, Florida's Lakeland Center has made the strategic decision to control their brand, fees and customer service operations by partnering with Tickets.com, Inc., the global leader of integrated, high-performance ticketing solutions -- and using ProVenue, the industry's most advanced ticketing technology platform. MarketWire

EDI Opens Foreign Investment Enterprise Office in Wuxi, China
Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), a global leader in advanced, high-efficiency PHEV and CVT solutions, today announced its continued expansion into China with the opening of an office in Wuxi, last December MarketWire

Ericsson launches Telecom CRM
MarketWire

Market Research Projects Nutraceutical Ingredients Market at $24 Billion by 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "World Nutraceutical Ingredients," to their collection of Beverages market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Freedonia-Group-Inc-v1247/Nutraceutical-Ingredients-6694298/ MarketWire

Market Research Projects Foodservice Disposables Market Growth at 5.4% CAGR Through 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "World Foodservice Disposables," to their collection of Food Packaging market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6738434 MarketWire

Webtech Wireless Announces New Release of Quadrant Manager
Webtech Wireless Inc. (TSX: WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, today announces the global availability of Quadrant Manager 9.4. The new release is available across all Webtech Wireless online portals providing all supported Quadrant customers with immediate access to new capabilities. MarketWire

Visible Technologies(R) Empowers SMB Market With New Social Media Solution, Extends Capabilities of Award-Winning Visible Intelligence(R) Enterprise Offering, and Launches V-IQ(TM) Social Performance Dashboard
Visible Technologies®, the leading provider of social media monitoring, analytics and engagement software and services, today announced its entrance into the small and mid-sized business (SMB) market with a new solution called VI-LITE™ MarketWire

Visible Technologies(R) Smashes Company Records; Roars Into 2012
Visible Technologies®, the leading provider of social media monitoring, analytics and engagement software and services, today announced record results and sustained growth driven by strong demand from enterprise customers. Executing at the very highest level to lead the Social Intelligence market, Visible® increased its year-over-year sales by 70 percent in 2011 MarketWire

Li3 Energy Names Vice President of Finance
Li3 Energy, Inc., (OTCBB: LIEG) ("Li3", "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and South America-based global exploration and development company in the lithium and minerals sector, is pleased to announce that Mr. Luis Santillana has been named Vice President of Finance. As Vice President of Finance, Mr MarketWire

ESG Lab Report Validates Sustained Performance and Scalability Advantage of Virident FlashMAX
Virident, Inc., a performance leader in flash-based Storage Class Memory (SCM) solutions, today announced the results of an ESG Lab report* validating the sustained performance and scalability of the FlashMAX® SCM solution MarketWire

Submit Your Best Curly, Kinky or Wavy Hair Photo for Your Chance to Win a NYC Trip With Ouidad
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Family Law Matters Do Not Belong in the Courtroom Says Family Law Attorney Mark Baer
Family Law matters, such as divorce and child custody, should not be decided in a courtroom, according to Family Law Attorney and Mediator Mark Baer. Instead, he says mediation and other forms of consensual dispute resolution should be the first choice in family law disputes. This is the norm for Family Law matters in Australia, England, Wales and Ontario, Canada MarketWire

Enterey Project Wins Process Improvement Award From Global 500 Biotech Company
Enterey Life Science Consulting today announced that its Drug Packaging Efficiency Project for a global 500 biotech/pharmaceutical company has received an Operational Excellence Process Improvement Award for sustainable results supporting key organizational goals. MarketWire

InkHead Launches New Website
The newly-designed InkHead Promotional Products website officially went live on February 13, 2012. The new website delivers the same great shopping experience InkHead's customers have grown to expect from the company, but it also makes improvements in site speed, navigation, and usability. The redesign incorporates several new pages and a completely rebuilt site menu. MarketWire

Market Research Projects Global Commercial Credit Card Volume at $2 Trillion
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Commercial Payment Cards: The U.S. and Global Markets and Trends, 7th Edition," to their collection of Banking & Financial Services market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Packaged-Facts-v768/Commercial-Payment-Cards-Global-Trends-6402704/ MarketWire

Market Research Projects Enzymes Market at $7.6 Billion by 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "World Enzymes," to their collection of Enzymes market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Freedonia-Group-Inc-v1247/Enzymes-6738429/ MarketWire

Accelerometers, Gyroscopes and Other MEMS Devices to Generate Over $6bn in Mobile Revenues by 2016
A new report from Juniper Research finds that annual revenues generated by MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) devices built into mobile phones including sensors, audio, displays and RF will exceed $6 billion by 2016, as the mobile device market accelerates, including smartphones, tablets, eReaders and Ultrabooks. MarketWire

R Cable Selects Acme Packet Session Border Controller for Next-Generation VoIP Network
Acme Packet® (NASDAQ: APKT), the leader in session delivery networks, today announced that R Cable y Telecomunicaciones Galicia, S.A. (R), a leading provider of telephony, television, and broadband Internet solutions, is using Acme Packet Net-Net Session Director session border controllers (SBCs) to deliver IP-based communications services to both enterprise and residential customers MarketWire

Ericsson triples HSPA uplink capacity
* Uplink speed increasingly important as social media services and cloud solutions drive data upload stream * Unique combination of technologies triples HSPA uplink capacity,greatly improving user experience for content uploading * No need to upgrade cell phones or consumer devices MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer 2011 Full-Year Results Improved Operating Performance
Please click this link for viewing the multimedia press release.Alphen aan den Rijn (February 22, 2012) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leadingglobal information services company focused on professionals, today releasedits2011 full-year results which highlight portfolio resilience and steadyimprovement in operating performance despite macro-economic uncertainty MarketWire

PDI Announces Product Enhancements for 2012
Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), providers of modular data centers and mission-critical power management and power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced several product enhancements to kick off 2012. MarketWire

Accela Delivers Online Permitting Solution for Turnkey Management of Security for Critical Infrastructure
Accela, Inc., the U.S.-based market leader of cloud, web and mobile software for e-government, has announced the availability of new Security Permitting functionality, built into the Arabic version of the company's flagship Accela Automation® enterprise software and developed specifically for the needs of organizations in the Middle East MarketWire

Beneficial Holdings, Inc. Affiliates to Apply for New Nicaragua Gaming License
Beneficial Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BFHJ), through its Nicaraguan subsidiary, Grupo Beneficial, will apply for a new 20 year gaming license. MarketWire

Symantec Survey Reveals Significant Adoption of Enterprise Mobile Apps, IT Focuses on Balancing Benefits and Risks
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the results of its 2012 State of Mobility Survey, which revealed a global tipping point in mobility adoption MarketWire

Aerius Awarded US Patent
Aerius International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERS) today announced it had received notice of allowance from the US Patent office that its patent that covers Aerius' revolutionary cell phone technology was approved. "This protects Aerius phones in a market of over 5.6 billion cell phones worldwide," said Bill Luxon, Aerius CEO. MarketWire

U.S. "Cash Machines" Dominate List of 2011 Value Creators
Brand-name U.S. companies, including IBM, Pfizer, McDonald's, and Bristol-Myers Squibb, dominated the list of the top global large-cap value creators in 2011, according to recent research conducted by The Boston Consulting Group. The research appears in the online article "The Rise of the Cash Machine," which is being posted at www.bcgperspectives.com today. MarketWire

Mergers & Acquisitions Built Around Companies' Distinctive Strengths Significantly Outperform Other Deals, Booz & Company Study Finds
Mergers and acquisitions designed from the start to enhance or leverage companies' distinctive strengths significantly outperform transactions that are not capabilities-driven, according to a new study released today by global management consulting firm Booz & Company. MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Chairman and CEO Will Present Today at EnerCom's The Oil & Services Conference
Mr. Gary C. Evans, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company"), will present today at 10:25 AM Central Time at EnerCom's The Oil & Services Conference being held at the Omni San Francisco Hotel in San Francisco, CA. MarketWire

North Springs Resources Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Interest in Various Producing Properties in Chihuahua Mexico-Inferred Gold and Silver Reserve Estimate Valued at $4.5 Billion
North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB: NSRS)(PINKSHEETS: NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to announce that it has signed a Definitive Agreement with Hyperion Management Mining S.A. ("Hyperion") to acquire a 10% interest in an option on various producing gold and silver properties in Chihuahua, Mexico MarketWire

Schweiter Technologies: Publication Annual Results 2011
Schweiter Technologies /Schweiter Technologies: Publication Annual Results 2011. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Alma Media Oyj : Alma Media's Financial Statements, The Report by The Board Of Directors and The Auditor's Report 2011 Published
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release February 22, 2012 at 17.00 (EET) GlobeNewswire

CapMan's Annual Report 2011 has been published
CapMan Plc Stock Exchange Release 22 February 2012 at 5:00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Dividend Information
Reference is made to the fourth quarter 2011 results released on February 21, 2012. Golar LNG limited will be trading ex-dividend of a total dividend of $0.325 per share on March 7, 2012. The record date is March 9, 2012 and the dividend will be paid on or about March 21, 2012. GlobeNewswire

AIK - Presentation of Aktiv Kapital's fourth quarter results 2011
Aktiv Kapital's Q4 2011 results will be released on Wednesday 29 February 2012. In connection with the release, a teleconference/webcast will be held as described below: GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Major Shareholder Announcement
See further details on the Major Shareholder Announcement in the enclosed attachment. GlobeNewswire

Increased life for Dannemora iron ore mine
Dannemora Mineral's new estimation of the mineral reserves in the iron ore mine was reported in a press release issued on 12 January 2012. The mineral reserves, which are classified under national and international standards based on the Australian JORC Code, have increased by 6.9 million tonnes to a total of 35.1 million tonnes (previously 28 GlobeNewswire

Ericsson launches Telecom CRM
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Save the date: Lindab Capital Markets Day 23 August
Please make a note in your diary for Lindab's Capital Markets Day in Grevie, Båstad, on 23 August 2012. GlobeNewswire

Tecan schedules Analyst and Media Conference on March 8 to discuss Full-Year 2011 Financial Results
Tecan Group AG /Tecan schedules Analyst and Media Conference on March 8 to discuss Full-Year 2011 Financial Results . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis reduced diarrhoea in children
A double-blind, placebo-controlled study of 494 children showed that supplementation of Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis significantly reduced episodes of diarrhoea. Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis was particularly effective in children with lower nutritional status. Another probiotic strain, which was also tested, was without effect. GlobeNewswire

SinterCast Results October-December 2011
Press Release: 22 February 2012 Revenue for period: SEK 16.0 million (SEK 14.5 million). Year-to-date: SEK 49.0 million (SEK 39.4 million)  GlobeNewswire

Kitron: A flying start for Kitron in the German market
PRESS RELEASEBillingstad, 20 February 2012 GlobeNewswire

Summary of Endomines AB Q4 and Full-year 2011 report: 2011 sees successful transformation from Exploration Company to Mining Company
Q4/2011 Highlights GlobeNewswire

Rezidor Hotel Group: Year-end Report January-December 2011
Fourth quarter, 2011 GlobeNewswire

World's first microwave connection between LTE main and remote radio units
Ericsson performs demonstration of microwave connection between LTE main and remote radio units for the first time Alternative for situations in which use of optical fiber is not ideal, can be used to add small cells to existing networks, thereby creating heterogeneous networks (hetnet) Innovative solution provided microwave capacity of 2 GlobeNewswire

Karolinska Development AB (publ) - Year-End Report 2011
STOCKHOLM - February 22, 2012. Karolinska Development AB (publ) announces publication of its Year-End Report 2011. A conference call will be held today at 14.00 CET, participant access numbers: +46 (0) 8 50 55 97 72, UK: +44 (0) 20 77 50 99 50. The full report and the conference call presentation are available on the company's website. GlobeNewswire

Ericsson triples HSPA uplink capacity
Uplink speed increasingly important as social media services and cloud solutions drive data upload stream Unique combination of technologies triples HSPA uplink capacity, greatly improving user experience for content uploading No need to upgrade cell phones or consumer devices GlobeNewswire

INCAP GROUP'S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS RELEASE FOR 2011: INCREASE IN REVENUE, STRATEGIC STRUCTURAL CHANGE FINISHED
Incap Corporation Stock Exchange Release  22 February 2012 at 8:30 a.m.INCAP GROUP'S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS RELEASE FOR 2011: INCREASE IN REVENUE, STRATEGIC STRUCTURAL CHANGE FINISHED GlobeNewswire

ADB IN FINAL RUN FOR IP&TV INDUSTRY AWARD TO BE ANNOUNCED AT IP&TV WORLD FORUM 2012
ADB Holdings S.A. /ADB IN FINAL RUN FOR IP&TV INDUSTRY AWARD TO BE ANNOUNCED AT IP&TV WORLD FORUM 2012 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ADB EMPOWERS VOO, BELGIUM WITH HIGH DEFINITION INTERACTIVE DIGITAL TV EXPERIENCE
ADB Holdings S.A. /ADB EMPOWERS VOO, BELGIUM WITH HIGH DEFINITION INTERACTIVE DIGITAL TV EXPERIENCE. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ADB Group reports its full-year 2011 results
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EDB ErgoGroup ASA: Mandatory report of trade
(Oslo 22. February 2012) EVP Håvard Larsen has purchased 4.100 shares, and following this transaction owns 50.842 shares. GlobeNewswire

Wizcom Technologies Ltd. :Ad hoc: Wizcom Technology Ltd. Administrator Appointed
Wizcom Technologies Ltd. / /Ad hoc: Wizcom Technology Ltd. Administrator Appointed. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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