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AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Transactions for the Second Quarter 2012
AerCap Holdings N.V. (""AerCap,"" ""the Company,"" NYSE:AER) today announcedthe completion of the following transactions during the second quarter2012: * Signed new lease agreements for 20 aircraft, * Delivered 11 aircraft under contracted lease agreements, * Purchased five new aircraft, * Closed the sale of six aircraft, and * Signed financing transactions for $340 million ACN Newswire

Pluristem's Unique Therapy Primed to Replace Blockbuster Drugs for Treating Peripheral Arterial Disease
A close examination of emerging biotech Pluristem Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PSTI), whose unique cell therapy is being applied to a number of clinical disorders, shows promise. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), under-diagnosed and, in some cases, over-treated, is one of the fastest-growing conditions to affect an aging population ACN Newswire

SGX and LSE Sign Cross Trading Agreement
Singapore Exchange (SGX) announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (the "Agreement") with London Stock Exchange (LSE) to jointly develop capabilities which will enable cross-trading of their largest and most actively traded stocks ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Establishes Research Laboratory in China's Guangdong Province to Explore Industrial Applications for ICT
Fujitsu today announced that it has established a new research laboratory to explore industrial applications for ICT within its local subsidiary in Guangdong, China ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing: Healthcare Review - KERX, MAKO, OMPI, CHTP, IART and OSUR Move
U.S. stocks are traded within a narrow range after the recent earnings sell off. Several healthcare/biotech stocks showed unusual movement in Tuesday's trading including MAKO Surgical and Chelsea Therapeutics.Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KERX) stock gained 5.94% to $2.14 +0 ACN Newswire

American Bonanza Gold (TSXV:BZA) (OTCBB:ABGFF) is Stock Pick of the Week Recommendation by J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report - Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 10, 2012 - Jay Taylor, editor of ""J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks"", featured American Bonanza Gold (TSXV:BZA) (OTCBB:ABGFF) as his recent stock pick of the week.InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" which provides a brief summary of this report. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

JCBI Opens Office in Brazil
JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB, the only global payment brand based in Japan, is pleased to announce that JCB International do Brasil Representação Comercial Ltda., founded in March 2012, began operations in São Paulo, Brazil on July 1, 2012 ACN Newswire

BluForest Inc. Announces LOI With the Commonwealth of Northern Ecuador for Rights to Carbon Credits From 1.5 Million Hectares of Lands
BluForest Inc. (OTCBB: BLUF) (OTCQB: BLUF) ("BluForest" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Letter of Intent ("LOI") with the Commonwealth of Northern Ecuador wherein BluForest will be granted the rights to carbon credits developed from 1.5 Million hectares of the Commonwealth's lands. Upon certification to REDD+ standards, the LOI assures BluForest a minimum of 3 MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting Plans to Expand Online Software Solutions with Agreement to Acquire Acclipse
Acquisition Will Expand Division's Offerings to Professionals in Australia/ New Zealand and Asia Pacific Markets Riverwoods, ILL. (July 12, 2012) - Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accountingannounced thesigning of an agreement to acquire Acclipse Limited, a leading provider ofonline accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, NewZealandand Asia Pacific MarketWire

Oak Valley Community Bank Announces Hiring
Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), announced that Patrick Burda has joined the bank as a Commercial Loan Officer. He will be primarily based out of our 12th & I Modesto Branch. MarketWire

Hot Weather Beauty Handbook: Skincare-News.com Presents eBook About Summer Skincare, Fashion and Makeup Tips for Sun-Proof Style
Summer may be the time to relax and get outdoors, but it's too hard in the hottest months of the year to enjoy the sun and surf when makeup meltdowns and sweat-induced acne are the norm. The latest Skincare-News MarketWire

Digital Infuzion Awarded 10-Year National Institutes of Health CIO-SP3 Contract Vehicle With $20B Ceiling
Digital Infuzion, Inc., announced today its award of the Chief Information Officer - Solutions and Partners 3 Small Business (CIO-SP3 SB) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) for IT solutions and services. The CIO-SP3 GWAC can be used by any federal civilian or DoD agency to fulfill a broad range of mission critical IT requirements. MarketWire

Lenders Quick to Embrace the Mortgagebot/Avista Point-of-Sale and Loan Origination System Platform Integration
University First Federal Credit Union ($613 million-in-assets) of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Bank of Lake Mills ($178 million-in-assets) of Lake Mills, Wis MarketWire

Bonten Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Conference Call
Bonten Media Group Inc. announced that its Second Quarter 2012 consolidated financial statements will be released on Wednesday, July 18, 2012. The Company will hold a conference call on Thursday, July 19, 2012, at 10:00 am, Eastern Daylight Time, to discuss the results. MarketWire

Kate Leonard, Partner, Appointed as Honorary Consul General of Japan in San Diego
Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP, a leading Certified Public Accounting and Consulting firm serving businesses and individuals for ninety years, is pleased to announce that Kate Leonard, Partner, has been appointed as Honorary Consul General of Japan In San Diego. This appointment has been duly recognized by the U.S. Department of State, and her duties commence as of July 1, 2012. MarketWire

IBC Partner ProductionHUB to Launch 'IBCHUB' Aug. 1
ProductionHUB, an official Media Partner of the 2012 International Broadcasters Convention (IBC) will be on-location at IBC in Amsterdam covering the show and capturing interviews with a wide variety of leading exhibitors and speakers as part of the inaugural 'IBCHUB' portal. MarketWire

NuVasive Announces Conference Call and Webcast of Second Quarter 2012 Results
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced details today relating to its second quarter 2012 earnings announcement, which will take place on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, after the close of the market. MarketWire

White House Honors Sherilyn Adams as Champion of Change
On July 12, 2012 the White House, along with the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, will host a Champions of Change in the Fight Against Youth Homelessness event. Sherilyn Adams, Executive Director of Larkin Street Youth Services, will be honored for making a significant difference in the fight against homelessness among children and youth. At the event, Ms MarketWire

The Medicines Company to Announce Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results on Wednesday, July 25, 2012
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) has scheduled its quarterly conference call for Wednesday, July 25th at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss second quarter 2012 financial results, operational developments and outlook for 2012. MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Announces Settlement of Litigation With Scorpio Gold and Waterton Global
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Golden Phoenix") (OTCBB: GPXM) announced today that it, Waterton Global Value L.P MarketWire

Seven Arts Entertainment Provides Update on Common Stock Trading Halt by NASDAQ
Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. (the "Company" or "Seven Arts") was advised on Monday morning, July 9th, that The NASDAQ Stock Market ("NASDAQ") intended to implement a trading halt in the Company's common stock "pending the receipt of additional information requested." The trading halt was subsequently implemented during the Monday trading session MarketWire

Intersil Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2012 Results on July 25th
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) will announce its second quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time MarketWire

New Condominium Building to Open on Old Town Alexandria Waterfront
EYA announces sales of new riverfront condominiums in Alexandria, VA, at its newest development, The Oronoco. The 60 uniquely expansive single-level units range from 1,600 to 3,500 s.f., with private patios and terraces adding up to another 1,000 s.f. per unit. "This is an architect's dream," says Patrick Burkhart, Design Principal with Shalom Baranes Associates, the project architect MarketWire

TVIX Filing Deadline Update: Only 13 Days Remaining in VelocityShares, LLC TVIX Lawsuit; Investors With Losses in Excess of $600,000 Are Encouraged to Contact Gilman Law LLP Today
Shareholder Rights Law Firm Gilman Law LLP announces that another class action lawsuit has been commenced in the District Court for the Southern District of New York against Credit Suisse on Behalf of Investors in TVIX Exchange Traded Notes (TVIX ETN) (NYSE Arca: TVIX) MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Announces Results of Its 2012 Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today the results of its 2012 Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled July 10, 2012. MarketWire

Small Business Advocacy Council Launches Energy Marketplace
The Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC) announced its new Energy Marketplace providing member businesses with the opportunity to cut costs on residential and business energy. MarketWire

Add Apples to Your Diet for a Happy Belly
Sensitivity to gluten, a protein found in many cereal grains, is fast becoming the most talked-about gastrointestinal issue of our time. However, did you know that 15 percent of Americans suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), nearly ten times that of Celiac Disease? MarketWire

"Manny Jones and the Place" Offers Contemporary Odyssey-like Journey
"Manny Jones and the Place," (www.elijustsupernaturalwriter.com), book one in author Eli Just's new series, Manny Jones Supernatural Mystery Series, asks whether it's possible that scientists are so unable to see the forest for the trees that they're missing out on a kind of "super science?" MarketWire

Former ABA Health Law Chair Andrew Demetriou Joins Berkeley Research Group
Berkeley Research Group has bolstered its exceptional roster of industry experts with the addition of Andrew Demetriou, a strategic advisor with extensive experience in the health care industry. Mr. Demetriou will provide BRG health care clients and their counsel with the benefit of his 25 years of experience as partner at two of the largest law firms in the world (Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P MarketWire

Kenneth Newman's New Book "Meet Me at the Rainbow Bridge" Spotlights Value of Pets
In his new book "Meet Me at the Rainbow Bridge" (www.meetmeattherainbowbridge.com), veterinarian Kenneth Newman makes the case for creating a law that would recognize the emotional bond between pets and owners -- and require courts to consider that in cases involving animals. MarketWire

C2 Announces Hiring of Steve Muck as Director of Business Development
C2, the largest independent print and business solutions firm in Southern California, announced its recent hiring of Steve Muck as Director of Business Development for the company's C2 Color Studio. MarketWire

Dresner Partners Names Michelle Moreno Managing Director
Dresner Partners, a leading FINRA-registered, middle-market investment bank, announced today that Michelle Moreno CFA has joined the firm as managing director. MarketWire

"Revitalizing Christianity" Rediscovers the Faith's Basic Truths
In his new book, "Revitalizing Christianity," (www.NewCenturyMinistries.com) and companion "Revitalizing Christianity Study Guide," biblical scholar and former minister Charlie Webster peels away the layers of politics and dogma to share a distilled version of the Bible's message. MarketWire

Bio-Rad to Report Second-Quarter 2012 Financial Results Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and (NYSE: BIO.B), a multinational manufacturer and distributor of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, will report financial results for the second quarter 2012 on Tuesday, August 7, 2012, after the close of the market MarketWire

GammaTech Adds T7Q Fully Rugged Tablet PC to Its Lineup
GammaTech Computer Corp., a major international manufacturer and supplier of innovative notebook and tablet computers, has added to its award-winning line of fully rugged tablets. The new model, the T7Q, meets Military Standard 810G for drop, shock, spill, salt, fog, and freeze/thaw resistance; and meets IP-65 for protection against dust and water MarketWire

ACN Recently Featured & Highlighted in Success from Home Magazine, Now Available
Right now at your local newsstands you can find ACN INC.'s recent feature in Success from Home Magazine. This month's feature lets readers find out a plethora of great information for life changing business opportunities thanks to Americas Communication Network MarketWire

New Hydronic Hybrid WSHP Boasts High Efficiency
Ice Air, a leading manufacturer of HVAC equipment, recently introduced a series of new "Hybrid" Water Source Heat Pumps, which use a fraction of the energy required for heating and cooling, when compared to traditional WSHPs and other HVAC systems. MarketWire

PhoneBrasil International Inc. Returns to Brazil
The Phone Brasil Group, doing business as PhoneBrasil International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PHBR), announced today that it's retuning to Brazil as a fully licensed and operational telecommunications company servicing nationwide the domestic consumer and enterprise markets in Brazil. MarketWire

CheapOair Analyzes Travel Trend Data From the Fourth of July
CheapOair, a leading online travel agency, named its top 10 international and national destinations for the 4th of July week including pricing and year over year data trends. Popular tourist destinations such as Orlando, Florida and Cancun, Mexico topped this year's charts, while several new destinations were included, especially in the international realm. MarketWire

ALTOUR Expands Georgia Presence With Acquisition of Top Atlanta Agency: Age of Travel
Age of Travel, a well-known provider of high-level services for corporate and leisure travel, has joined ALTOUR, a respected leader in worldwide luxury travel and one of the largest independent travel management companies in the United States MarketWire

Alorica Hiring 150 Employees Immediately
Alorica, a leading provider of customer management outsourcing solutions, announced that the company is immediately hiring over 150 employees. The need for more team members is due to an expansion in client work. The call center currently has approximately 800 employees and the new additions will make Alorica one of the largest employers in the county. MarketWire

First Carnival of Cash Friday Drawing Awards $29,000 at Red Hawk Casino
The $2.5 Million Carnival of Cash Giveaway at Red Hawk Casino awarded a lucky Rewards Club member the top prize in the first Friday night drawing. MarketWire

New Infographic Highlights the Impact of Tablet eCommerce
Miva Merchant, a leading supplier of ecommerce software and services, is pleased to introduce an informative new infographic that demonstrates the impact of tablet computing on consumers' online shopping preferences. The infographic shows merchants how to take advantage of the growing trend toward tablet-based computing. MarketWire

Stenton Leigh Group's CEO Milton Barbarosh Named One of Florida's Top Business Consultants
A recently conducted poll asked prospering business owners what consultancy agency or individual provided the most beneficial advisory services in the Boca Raton, Florida area. In NAABO's research they reached out to CPA's, Business Owners, and other business organizations in the Palm Beach County region and after the survey. MarketWire

Dr. Tao Presents Latest Findings on STWA Technologies at Global Scientific Conference
STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), a developer of applied solutions for oil and fuel delivery systems in the multi-billion dollar oil pipeline and diesel engine markets, today announced that Dr MarketWire

Corporate Housing Associates Is Nominated for an EMMA
Corporate Housing Associates LP / Woodlands Interim Housing, has been nominated by The US Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards 2012 (The EMMAs) in the category of Corporate Housing Provider of the Year. MarketWire

Satmex Awards Optimal Satcom a Multi-Year Contract to Provide Enterprise Capacity Management System
Satélites Mexicanos (Satmex) of Mexico has awarded Optimal Satcom a multi-year contract to provide its industry-leading, enterprise satellite capacity system to help Satmex manage its expanding satellite fleet MarketWire

First Trace Releases Service Pack 2 for Kinnosa 5.0
First Trace, Inc. has released Service Pack 2 (SP2) for version 5.0 of Kinnosa, a document control and business process management platform for firms with complex data. SP2 includes many improvements to Kinnosa's bulk import, file searching, auditing, property management and other document control capabilities MarketWire

Circle Star Energy Closes Acquisition of Approximately 14,000 Acres in Northwest Kansas
Circle Star Energy Corp. (OTCBB: CRCL) (the "Company" or "Circle Star") an emerging development and production company with interests in several notable oil and gas plays in Texas and Kansas is pleased to announce two transactions resulting in the acquisition of leases totaling approximately 12,500 and 1,500 acres in Sheridan and Trego Counties, Kansas, respectively. MarketWire

SaveDaily Expands Its Presence at the AIS (American Internet Services) Lightwave Data Center
AIS (American Internet Services), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud and connectivity services, today announced SaveDaily, Inc. (OTCBB: SAVY), the leading provider of low cost mutual fund investing platforms used by financial institutions, has decided to expand its presence at the AIS Lightwave Data Center to accommodate their rapid growth and desire for a tech refresh MarketWire

Power Assure Named Tech Awards Circle Winner
Power Assure®, Inc., a data center infrastructure and energy management solutions provider, today announced that President and CEO Brad Wurtz has been selected as a winner of the Tech Awards Circle, taking Bronze in the Emerging Companies Executive of the Year category MarketWire

Judicial Watch Sues Federal Reserve for Records Detailing U.S. Taxpayer Bailout of European Banks
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has sued the Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), a committee within the Federal Reserve, for records detailing the Fed's December 2011 taxpayer-funded bailouts of European Banks MarketWire

'PIZZA POR FAVOR(TM)' Nets Record Sales and 80,000 Free Pizzas Given Away
Last month Pizza Patrón ran 'PIZZA POR FAVOR™,' a campaign offering a free large pepperoni pizza to every customer that ordered in Spanish. The campaign stirred a firestorm of media attention and public reaction, resulting in lines of hundreds wrapped around each of the company's locations. Today, the chain released statistics of the campaign's results. MarketWire

Jaclyn Reports First Quarter Financial Results
Jaclyn, Inc. (OTCQX: JCLY) (PINKSHEETS: JCLY) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended May 31, 2012. MarketWire

Expedia Prompts Travelers to "Find Yours" in New Brand Campaign Celebrating the Transformative Power of Travel
Expedia.com® today introduced a new brand campaign, Find Yours™, that puts the camera in the hands of travelers themselves. The campaign features 100% user-generated content, or, more specifically, travel-generated content -- photos and videos and stories from everyday consumers, explaining how travel has transformed them MarketWire

Micro Imaging Technology to Showcase the MIT 1000 at the International Association for Food Protection Annual Meeting
Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: MMTC) (OTCQB: MMTC) announced that it will unveil the first commercial unit of its Rapid Microbial Identification System, the MIT 1000, at the Annual Meeting of the International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) in Rhode Island -- July 22 through July 25, 2012. MarketWire

Learn the Three Biggest Mistakes That Kill BYOD
Bitzer Mobile Inc., a technology leader in enterprise mobility that delivers secure access to corporate data and applications on mobile devices, will present "Learn the Three Biggest Mistakes that Kill BYOD," on Thursday, July 19 at 11 a.m. PT. MarketWire

NHL's Brendan Morrison's Third Annual Tofino, British Columbia, Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby Raises $50,000 for Community Initiatives
Canadian professional ice hockey player, Brendan Morrison of the National Hockey League, today announced that the Tofino Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby held July 7-8, 2012 raised $50,000 to support four Tofino community initiatives -- Wickaninnish Community School, Tofino Salmon Enhancement Society, Tofino Parks and Recreation Program, and the West Coast Multiplex Society. MarketWire

Citizen Chef Aims to Reinvent Dinnertime With Easy and Freshly Prepped Gourmet Meals
Core News Facts: Citizen Chef launches today, offering fresh gourmet cooking kits that make dinnertime at home hassle-free. Citizen Chef handles the prep work for you, providing all of the benefits of cooking at home while saving you time and effort MarketWire

DINOSAUR TRAIN Premieres "Big Big Dinosaur Week" Featuring New Episodes This August on PBS KIDS
The EMMY®-nominated animated children's series DINOSAUR TRAIN® will premiere the new "Big Big Dinosaur Week" episodes beginning August 13 on PBS KIDS® to explore the largest of the dinosaur species from different time periods. Encore broadcasts will run from August 17 to 19th (check local listings). MarketWire

PRSA and Hispanicize Digital Partner for 2012 National Latino Social Media Insights Tour
The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is partnering with Hispanicize Digital to launch the "Latino Social Media Insights Tour," a series of professional development breakfasts for PRSA Chapters nationwide that feature panels with Hispanic bloggers and expert presentations on current trends in Latino social media. MarketWire

Blockbuster Rolls Out the Blue Carpet in Their Better Blockbuster Extravaganza
Today, Blockbuster announced an exciting way to stay entertained away from the summer heat and keep the kids engaged with the release of the Better Blockbuster Extravaganza -- including free rentals of movies and games at their updated stores. MarketWire

Ride Like a Pro During the New Pro Challenge Experience Citizens' Cycling Tour in Durango
Recognized as a top biking community, Durango is hosting the start of the 2012 USA Pro Challenge Bicycle Race, featuring many of the world's best cyclists. New to the event this year is the first-ever Pro Challenge Experience, a citizens' bicycle tour that takes participants on a portion of the official course that the pros will ride when the race begins Aug. 20. MarketWire

Mauna Kea Technologies Reports 93% Sales Increase in First Half of 2012
Mauna Kea Technologies (EURONEXT PARIS: MKEA), leader in the endomicroscopy market, today reported topline sales results for the second quarter and first half of 2012, ended June 30. MarketWire

Echo360 Tackles Distance Learning and Over Enrollment Challenges With Live Webcasting
Echo360, the global leader in blended learning and lecture capture solutions, today announced the availability of EchoSystem 5.1. The latest release of the award-winning platform includes new capabilities that enable institutions to reach more students via distance and blended learning courses while delivering improved intelligence through student usage metrics MarketWire

ETwater Releases Powerful Suite of Water Budget Tools
ET Water Systems, Inc MarketWire

Rebellion Media Completes Acquisition of Sortable and Launches TRACE
Rebellion Media today announced the completion of its acquisition of Sortable, and the launch of its new TRACE (Traffic Revenue And Content Engine). MarketWire

Smart Business Network Hires David W. Fazekas as Vice President of Digital Marketing
Smart Business Network Inc. today announced the hiring of David W. Fazekas as vice president of digital marketing for the national multimedia and content marketing firm. MarketWire

IAOP Recognizes Persistent Systems as One of the Best Leaders in Research & Development Services
Persistent Systems (BOMBAY: PERSISTENT) (NSE: PERSISTENT), the leader in outsourced software product development (OPD) services, today announced that it has been named by the IAOP® (International Association of Outsourcing Professionals), as one of the "Best 20 Leaders in Research and Development Services" in their 2012 annual survey of global outsourcing companies MarketWire

X-ES Adds 3U CompactPCI Module to Line of Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 Processor-Based Products
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) introduces the XPedite7431, a conduction- or air-cooled 3U CompactPCI Single Board Computer (SBC) supporting 2nd and 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors MarketWire

Global Green, Inc. Invited to Present at 2012 World Animal Health Congress
Global Green, Inc. (OTCBB: GOGC) today announced they have been invited to present at the 2012 World Animal Health Congress, a senior-level B2B conference for animal drug companies. MarketWire

PubNub Delivers Real-Time Audience Analytics
PubNub™, the cloud service that powers real-time apps on every device, announced today at MobileBeat the launch of PubNub's Real-Time Audience Analytics. This offering is a first for a real-time messaging service, providing customers with instant view into the size of their active audience, as well as user locations on a world map, with multiple updates each second. MarketWire

Buffalo Selects Paragon Software's exFAT and NTFS for Android Drivers to Embed Into Next Generation Android Smart Box Products
Cross-platform software developer Paragon Software Group (PSG) today announced that Buffalo Inc. selected Paragon Software's exFAT and NTFS for Android drivers for embedding into Buffalo's next generation of Smart Box product lines MarketWire

Amalfi Semiconductor Passes 100 Million CMOS Power Amplifiers Shipment Milestone
Amalfi® Semiconductor, Inc., an emerging leader in cost effective, high performance CMOS power amplifier solutions for cellular handsets, today announced it has shipped more than 100 million CMOS power amplifiers, further positioning the company at the forefront of this growing market. MarketWire

NEWave Brings Unsurpassed Title 31 Expertise and New Mobile Technology to Northwest Indian Gaming Conference and Expo
Leading and award-winning software supplier to the gaming industry NEWave® has been protecting tribal casinos across North America with its innovative and award-winning compliance software. Now NEWave is bringing its unsurpassed Title 31 expertise to the Northwest Indian Gaming Conference and Expo. MarketWire

Bixby Land Company Completes 164,000-Square-Foot San Jose Office Campus Renovation
Bixby Land Company, a leading commercial real estate operator and investment manager based in Orange County, Calif., has completed the $5 million renovation of a 164,600-square-foot office campus in the heart of Silicon Valley's Golden Triangle on River Oaks Parkway MarketWire

Avista Releases 2012 Shared Value Report
Avista, the regulated utility business of Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA), has released "Together We Will Build Shared Value," its 2012 corporate responsibility/sustainability report. This fourth annual report on the company's operations was prepared in accordance with and has fulfilled the Level B requirements of the Global Reporting Initiative MarketWire

PECI Launches GrocerSmart(R) 4 Software
PECI, a leader in energy efficiency solutions, announced today the release of GrocerSmart 4, a major upgrade to the company's proprietary energy auditing and modeling software tool. GrocerSmart, a first-of-its-kind software platform that provides site-specific, commercial refrigeration energy savings analysis, has been used exclusively in PECI's EnergySmart Grocer program since 2002. MarketWire

VPG's Bulk Metal(R) Foil Resistors Selected for Electronic Design's Annual 'Top 101 Components'
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors (VFR) brand's RCK and S series high-precision Bulk Metal® Foil resistors and HTHA series ultra-high-precision Bulk Metal Z1-Foil hybrid chip resistors have been selected for Electronic Design's "Top 101 Components MarketWire

AMAX and Nexenta Partner on New Line of Total Turnkey Unified Storage Appliances
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT, and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its powerful new line of StorMax-NXC Unified Storage Solutions based upon the NexentaStor™ ZFS unified storage management platform MarketWire

Ricoh Adopts EVE's ZeBu to Enable ESL Co-Emulation for Early Development of Embedded Software
EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification, today announced that Ricoh Company, Ltd., of Tokyo, Japan, has selected its ZeBu hardware-assisted verification platform to accelerate its application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) and system-on-chip (SoC) development. MarketWire

Leap Forward Gaming Receives GLI Certification for Its SaffariNet(R) Wireless Ecosystem
Leap Forward Gaming (LFG), a leader in providing gaming industry solutions, announced today that Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), a leading technical consulting and independent certification laboratory, has certified LFG's SaffariNet® wireless ecosystem for use in gaming machines and systems. GLI serves more than 455 gaming jurisdictions worldwide. MarketWire

Epazz Has Completed Acquisition of K9 Bytes Software
Epazz, Inc. (OTCBB: EPAZ), a leading provider of cloud-based business software solutions, announced that it has acquired K9 Bytes Software, a Florida-based company. K9 Bytes specializes in innovative technology solutions for the pet care industry. K9 Bytes is the leading developer of kennel software solutions for the pet care industry MarketWire

Wholesale Sports Announces Spokane Grand Opening
Wholesale Sports Outdoor Outfitters (WSS), one of the Pacific Northwest's largest retailers of hunting, fishing and camping gear announced the grand opening of its Spokane store at its new location in the NorthTown mall at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, July 20, 2012. MarketWire

Zepol Reports June Vessel Imports Drop 3.7%
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, reports that U.S. import shipment volume for June, measured in TEUs, was down 3.7% from May, but is up 4.4% from June of 2011. Similarly, Q2 of 2012 has topped last year at this time by 4.7%. Although there was a drop from last month, June had the second highest TEU imports so far this year, outdoing January by a slight 1% MarketWire

A Hidden Battle Is Shaping the Future of Marketing, and the World
Brands, ideas and causes fight to capture the hearts and minds of audiences, but few prevail. Those that do are the ones that tell stories worth spreading, stories that appeal to long-cherished, affirmative human values. Welcome to the Story Wars. MarketWire

AGI Welcomes Geoplex to Its Global Business Partner Program
AGI, the developer of commercially available software for the space, defense and intelligence industries, has named Geoplex the sole distributor of AGI software in Australia and New Zealand. Geoplex is an Australian-owned and operated organization comprised of spatial system architects, developers and analysts focused on spatial technology solutions MarketWire

Stable and Steady Will Win the Race to Recovery in NYC Residential Market According to REBNY 2nd Quarter Sales Report
The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) today released the results of its Second Quarter New York City Residential Sales Report which showed that citywide home sales and prices are stable and steady. MarketWire

Moen(R) Home Care(R) Designer Grab Bars With Accessories Add New Corner Shelf and Finishes
Moen Home Care, a leader in providing both safe -- and design forward -- bath safety products, continues to help ensure that every bath is a safe bath by adding new products and finishes to the popular Designer Grab Bars with Accessories collection. MarketWire

AssetWorks Launches New Website, Offering a Fresh Look and Expanded Content
AssetWorks, a leading provider of software solutions to asset-and infrastructure-intensive businesses, today announced the launch of the company's new and improved website at www.assetworks.com. The new site, which boasts improved navigation and usability, is illustrative of AssetWorks emphasis on continuous innovation. MarketWire

W2 Energy Nears Final Stages of Completion for Its Newly Acquired Bio-Diesel Plant
W2 Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTWO) is pleased to announce that it is in the final stages of completion for its recently acquired Bio-diesel plant. MarketWire

Sharp HealthCare Hits 32,000 Patients Mark in Helping Self-Payers Understand Government Options Using CoverageForAll.org's Eligibility Quiz
A task force effort between Sharp HealthCare and use of the Foundation for Health Coverage Education's (FHCE) website, www.CoverageForAll MarketWire

NCBA and Other Local DC Orgs Co-Host Screening of Fixing the Future
In Washington, D.C. on July 18, 2012, a local network of grassroots organizations, individuals and a national trade association for cooperatives will join cities and towns across the country to host a screening of the documentary Fixing the Future, spurring action toward strengthening local economies. MarketWire

Parvus Unveils DuraHPC 5-1 Rugged High Performance Embedded Computer for Tactical Data Center Applications
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announces the DuraHPC 5-1, a field-deployable, rugged High Performance Embedded Computer (HPEC) designed for computationally intensive processing requirements in extreme military, aerospace, and industrial applications MarketWire

SEMAFO's Mineral Reserves and Resources Increase to 7.3 Million Gold Ounces
SEMAFO Inc. (TSX: SMF)(OMX: SMF) today announced its 2011 year-end mineral reserve and resource statement. SEMAFO's total mineral reserves and resources increased by 1.3 million ounces to 7.3 million ounces from 6.0 million ounces of gold, net of depletion (Table 1). SEMAFO's reserves and resources update does not include exploration results stemming from the 2012 drilling program MarketWire

Universal Detection Technology Effects Reverse Split of Its Common Stock
Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UNDTD), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies that protect against biological, chemical, and radiological threats, announced today that, on July 5, 2012, it filed a Certificate of Amendment to its Articles of Incorporation (the "Amendment") with the California Secretary of State MarketWire

SmartMetric Fingerprint Guarded Portable Medical Records on a Card to Fight Against Medical Insurance Fraud
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCBB: SMME), developer and manufacturer of "Secured by Biometrics" Credit and Identity Cards, announced today SmartMetric's fingerprint activated in card technology is the perfect answer to today's mushrooming Medicare fraud and abuse that is estimated to be as high as $160 Billion a year. MarketWire

Aegis Rises up to 14th Rank in 2012 Global Outsourcing 100 List
Aegis, a global business services and experience management company, today announced that it has been ranked 14th on the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals' (IAOP®) '2012 Global Outsourcing 100®.' Aegis has been continuously climbing up in this global ranking of outsourcing service providers, from 26th in 2009 to 14th in 2012. MarketWire

Coastal Capital Acquisition Corp. Begins Disclosure Process
Coastal Capital Acquisition Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CCAJ) (the "Company"), announced today that it has begun the process to implement more transparent business and financial disclosures of the Company through OTC Markets. MarketWire

The Talent Board and HireVue Partner to Recognize Exceptional Candidate Experience
The Talent Board, a non-profit organization focused on the elevation and promotion of a quality candidate experience, today announced that HireVue, provider of an amazing new way to interview -- on demand, is returning as a gold-level sponsor of the North American Candidate Experience Awards (CandEs) MarketWire

Northstar Electronics Provides Sonar Technology Update
Northstar Electronics, Inc. (OTCQB: NEIK) (PINKSHEETS: NEIK) announces that its subsidiary, Echotec Sonar, is making rapid progress in the development of its 3-D High Definition Sonar (HDS). MarketWire

TWD & Associates, Inc. Celebrates 20 Years of Supporting the Federal Technology Market
TWD & Associates, Inc. (TWD), a communication and collaboration solutions provider for the public sector, announced today it has launched its celebration of 20 years in the federal information technology (IT) sector with its newly updated website, www.twd.com MarketWire

Wix.com Users Build More Than 1 Million HTML5 Websites in 90 Days
Wix.com, the leading do-it-yourself web publishing platform, today announced that its users have created more than 1 million HTML5 websites since the launch of its HTML5 website builder in late March 2012 MarketWire

QuickLabel Systems Introduces the Kiaro! High Speed Color Inkjet Label Printer
QuickLabel Systems, a brand of Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), announces the introduction of the new Kiaro! color inkjet label printer, the latest and fastest label printer in the QuickLabel family of digital color label printers, designed for businesses who choose to print their own labels as an alternative to purchasing pre-printed labels. MarketWire

Demartek Publishes VeloBit SSD Caching Software Evaluation
Demartek announces its evaluation of the VeloBit HyperCache SSD caching software. This evaluation included measurements of SSD caching with PCIe SSD cards and disk drive form factor SSDs. MarketWire

Former Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum to Address Financial Service Professionals
Rick Santorum will not be delivering any stump speech when he addresses the 1,500 associates of People Helping People (PHP) that will gather in Las Vegas July 19-20, 2012. This time the former presidential candidate will be talking to financial service professionals about the economic freedom that comes from empowering American families. MarketWire

NutraCea Provides Updates on Las Vegas IFT and Annual Shareholder Meeting
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a global leader in the production and marketing of value-added products derived from rice bran, provides an update on its recent showing at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada and its Annual Meeting of Stockholders. MarketWire

SunSi Increases Its Equity Stake in TransPacific Energy, Inc.
SunSi Energies Inc. ("SunSi") (OTCQB: SSIE) (PINKSHEETS: SSIE), a renewable energy company and a provider of the specialty chemical trichlorosilane ("TCS") to the solar industry, today announced that it had increased its equity stake in TransPacific Energy, Inc. ("TPE") to approximately 45%. On April 19, 2012 SunSi entered into an agreement to acquire a 51% controlling interest in TPE MarketWire

Digidev Group Appoints Media Industry Veteran to Board
The Digital Development Group Corp. (OTCBB: DIDG) ("Digidev," "Digidev Group" or the "Company"), a development stage company aiming to offer an in-depth portfolio of content for Internet TV distribution, is pleased to announce Mr. Bryan Subotnick as the latest welcome addition to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Carahsoft Partners With Nutanix to Bring SAN-Free Datacenter to Government Market
Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announces the addition of Nutanix's Complete Cluster Appliance to Carahsoft's GSA schedule, making the world's first SAN-Free Datacenter platform for VMware virtualized workloads available to public sector agencies. MarketWire

Digerati Expands Product Portfolio With Enhanced USA Service
Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGI) (OTCQB: DTGI), an established and award-winning provider of cloud communication services, today announced the expansion of its product portfolio with the addition of an enhanced USA VoIP service MarketWire

SugarSync Expands Partnership With Samsung, Now Shipping on AllShare Play-Enabled Mobile Devices
SugarSync, a free service that lets you access, sync and share all of your files and folders across all your computers and mobile devices, today announced that it has expanded its existing partnership with Samsung and is now shipping on the new Samsung GALAXY S III MarketWire

Shopping App Developer Zoomingo Launches New Pinterest Integration to Provide a Best of Social Web Shopping Experience
Zoomingo, creators of shopping discovery apps that let shoppers find the best sales in their local stores anywhere in the nation, today announced a new Pinterest integrated version of its innovative shopping app. With this new version, shoppers can discover the most desirable online sale items on Pinterest combining Pinterest popularity with attractive sale prices MarketWire

SnapCuts Announces New Content Partner
SnapCuts (www.snapcuts.com), the innovative social video messaging company that allows users to "snap" together video clips, add a personal text message and then share their creations via social networks, today announced an agreement with A-1 Entertainment (http://www.a-one-entertainment.com), bringing additional content to the SnapCuts experience. MarketWire

Cyclone Power Technologies Signs Financing Agreement With GEM Global Yield Fund
Cyclone Power Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it has signed a financing agreement with GEM Global Yield Fund Ltd. ("GGYF"). The financing is expected to close in August 2012, and proceeds will be used by Cyclone for technology development, facility expansion and general working purposes. MarketWire

Touchfire Announces General Availability of Its Thin, Flexible Screen-Top Keyboard for iPad
Touchfire today announced the availability of its Touchfire™ Screen-Top Keyboard for iPad, a clear silicone keyboard that snaps into place magnetically over the iPad's on-screen keyboard. Touchfire's patented key design transforms the hard, featureless surface of the iPad's on-screen keyboard into a pleasant, tactile, typing experience MarketWire

The Fierro Group of Houston Named Minority Supplier of the Year
Fencemaster, a leading Houston fence company owned and operated by Ruben Flores Sr. of The Fierro Group, is pleased to announce the Group is named CenterPoint Energy's Minority Supplier of the Year. MarketWire

Zeo Offers iPhone Users Better Sleep With New Free Sleep101(TM) App
Zeo®, the leading sleep management company, today announced the introduction of Sleep101™, the first free iPhone app that not only tracks sleep but also gives users science-based advice to help them sleep better MarketWire

Market Metrix Unveils the First Global Hospitality Performance Index
Since 2001, the Market Metrix Hospitality Index (MMHI) has been the standard for hospitality customer satisfaction. The most in-depth and reliable data on hospitality performance available now includes guest feedback from around the world. The MMHI is now a global index that includes guest feedback for nearly 300 hotel and casino brands in 132 countries and more than 10,000 cities worldwide. MarketWire

Watchitoo Unveils New Device to Make Internet Video Ready for Prime Time
Watchitoo today introduced a new device that enables broadcast studios to upgrade Web video quality and pipe the improved video streams to TV. MarketWire

Brian Klein to Join Stifel Nicolaus' Healthcare Equity Research Team
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated today announced that Brian Klein, M.D. will be joining the firm as Vice President and Senior Analyst covering the biotechnology sector. Dr. Klein will be based in the firm's New York office and will join Stifel in July 2012. MarketWire

NPN Media Announces New Role for Key Executive
Bob Rodriguez, CEO of NPN Media, announced today the promotion of Henry Corona to Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Corona will direct all financial and accounting procedures and oversee daily operations. He will continue to work out of NPN Media's flagship office in Miami MarketWire

Medtronic Foundation Awards Grant to Children's HeartLink for Pediatric Cardiac Care in India
Children's HeartLink, a nonprofit organization partnering with health care centers in underserved regions of the world to promote sustainable cardiac care for children with heart disease, today announced the awarding of a $230,000 grant from the Medtronic Foundation for growing and improving cardiac programs in their partner sites in India over the next two years. MarketWire

Former Amgen Executive Michael Petty Joins King & Spalding
Michael D. Petty, the former vice president of development and regulatory law at Amgen Inc., has joined the FDA and life sciences practice of King & Spalding as a pharmaceutical regulatory partner in its Washington, D.C. office, the firm announced today. MarketWire

Magellan and Canada's CCI Entertainment Launch GeoFreakZ Partnership to Introduce Geocaching Experience to Children and Families
Magellan, a leader of innovative GPS devices for vehicles, outdoor and mobile navigation, today announced its partnership with CCI Entertainment, a leading family programing production and distribution company in Canada MarketWire

Vuclip Reports Nearly 80 Percent of U.S. Women Find Their Mobile Viewing Increasing and Movie Clips Are the Main Attraction
Vuclip, the world's largest independent mobile video service, today announces the results of a recent survey of women with 2,700 U.S. respondents. The survey found that 78 percent of women believe their time spent viewing content on mobile is increasing. Also, the survey found that approximately 55 percent of women are spending more than 30 minutes per day on their mobiles viewing content MarketWire

AnythingIT Completes e-Stewards and ISO 9001 Recycling Certifications
AnythingIT, Inc. (OTCBB: ANYI), a leading information technology electronics recycler and e-waste handler serving both government and commercial markets for over 20 years, today announced it is now e-Stewards Certified as well as ISO 9001 certified. e-Stewards certification requires that recyclers meet the world's highest standard in responsible electronic recycling MarketWire

EnOcean Alliance Continues Growth Trend: 300 Members and 1000 Interoperable Products
50 percent growth in members within one year Market Trend in Energy Harvesting Wireless Technology for Smart Home Applications EnOcean Alliance announced today that with 50 percent growth in membership within one year, it is currently undergoing the strongest growth rate since its founding in 2008 MarketWire

Bullworthy, LLC Initiates Coverage on Genius Brands International (OTCQB: GNUS) With Detailed Equity Research Report
Bullworthy, LLC, a boutique investor and press relations firm specializing in high-quality web content and independent equity research on small caps, announces the release of its second major research report in less than a month. MarketWire

SEI Survey: Advisors Stuck in Tech Status Quo as Integration Frustrations Remain
Advisors are frustrated by the lack of integration between their technologies, yet they continue to use a large number of vendors and systems, according to an SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) survey released today. When asked what aspect of technology they find the most challenging, respondents identified integrating their various systems and software as the top answer MarketWire

Weidenhammer Earns Rainmaker Award for Business Application Solutions by World's Largest Technology Distributor
Weidenhammer recently announced it earned the prestigious recognition of Rainmaker Award for Business Application Solutions from the North America Services Division of Ingram Micro Inc., the world's largest technology distributor and master aggregator of cloud services and solutions. MarketWire

Highest Performance SnapSAN From Overland Storage to Date Delivers SSD Acceleration With Business Continuity
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced a family of SnapSAN solutions for high performance computing. Scalable to 288TBs, the SnapSAN 3000 and SnapSAN 5000 are fully redundant systems with 99 MarketWire

NCPDP Announces Call for Presentations for 2013 Annual Conference
The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), a not-for-profit pharmacy standards development organization, invites pharmacy and healthcare industry thought leaders and innovators to submit speaker abstracts for the NCPDP 2013 Annual Technology & Business Conference. The conference will be held May 5-9, 2013, in Phoenix, Arizona MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Announces Notice of Investment Dispute Filed Against Mongolian Government
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(HKSE: 1878) ("SouthGobi") announced today that SGQ Coal Investment Pte. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SouthGobi that owns the Company's Mongolian operating subsidiary SouthGobi Sands LLC ("SGS"), has filed a Notice of Investment Dispute on the Mongolian Government pursuant to the Bilateral Investment Treaty ("BIT") between Singapore and Mongolia MarketWire

Del Taco Kicks Off Hot Summer of Savings in Dallas/Ft. Worth
As temperatures rise, Del Taco plans a cool deal for its fans. On July 11 from 2 - 8 PM Del Taco will offer 29-cent regular tacos at all of its Dallas/Ft. Worth area locations. MarketWire

GenOn Energy Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Call
You are invited to listen to a webcast of GenOn's (NYSE: GEN) Second Quarter 2012 earnings call that will be broadcast live on the Internet at 9:00 a.m. Eastern on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

BBSI Sets Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call for Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. ET
Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) (NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, will conduct a conference call on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Pacific time) to discuss its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 MarketWire

Business Only Broadband (BOB) Provides Diverse Internet Service to Holland Bulb Farms in the Greater Milwaukee Area
Business Only Broadband (BOB) is pleased to announce that we are providing our Internet service to Holland Bulb Farms, one of our first customers in our most recently established geographic market in the Milwaukee metropolitan area. MarketWire

Medallion Resources Confirms the Middle East as Preferred Site for Rare-Earth Processing Facility
Medallion Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: MDL)(OTCQX: MLLOF)(FRANKFURT: MRD) ("Medallion" or the "Company") announces that, after extensive review including meetings and site visits in several Middle Eastern jurisdictions, the Company expects to construct its proposed large-scale, rare-earth processing facility within the Gulf States. MarketWire

Quture/TCLN & Springhill Medical Center Jointly Announce Sale of Software License to Qualoptima
Quture International, Inc. (OTCQB: TCLN) (PINKSHEETS: TCLN) ("Quture") and Springhill Medical Center jointly announce the purchase of a license to Quture's new clinical performance measurement product, QualOptima. Springhill has licensed Quture's previous product QReview for over five years MarketWire

China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited Sets 20-F Filing Date
China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE MKT: CNR) (NYSE Amex: CNR) (the "Company") is pleased to inform its shareholders that its Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012 ("2012 Form 20-F") is set to be filed on July 16, 2012. The 2012 Form 20-F is expected to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission before markets open MarketWire

Yasheng Group Expands US Mining Project Area
Yasheng Group (OTCQB: YHGG) (XETRA: YSF), a high-growth diversified China-based agricultural conglomerate with US headquarters in California, today announced the expansion of its mining project area in the United States. MarketWire

Oracle Releases Oracle Insurance Solvency II Analytics
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SolarWinds to Announce Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results on Wednesday, July 25 and Present at Upcoming Investor Conference
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 on Wednesday, July 25, 2012. The company also plans to present at an investor conference during the third quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Cadence Adds Powerful New Capabilities to Its PCI Express Verification IP Including PIPE4 Support
PCI-SIG® DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced powerful new capabilities in its PCI Express® Verification IP (PCIe® VIP) which result in more in-depth verification of the most current PCI Express specification at both the block and system-on-chip (SoC) levels MarketWire

Trident Capital Appoints Gustavo Alberelli as Managing Director
Trident Capital, a leading venture and venture growth firm focusing on Software, Internet and Business Services companies, today announced Gustavo Alberelli joined the firm as a Managing Director investing in late-stage and growth equity investments MarketWire

Seegene to Unveil Groundbreaking Technology for Highly Multiplexed Quantitative Real-Time Molecular Assays at AACC 2012
Seegene Inc., (096530.KQ) has announced today that it will fully disclose its latest technology, quantitative Tagging Oligonucleotide Capture and Extension (qTOCE™) at the 2012 American Association of Clinical Chemistry (AACC) annual meeting, to be held in Los Angeles, from July 17-19 MarketWire

AMD Selected by U.S. Government to Help Engineer and Shape the Future of High Performance Computing
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it was selected for an award of $12.6 million for two research projects associated with the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Extreme-Scale Computing Research and Development Program, known as "FastForward." The DOE award provides up to $9.6 million to AMD for processor-related research and up to $3 million for memory-related research(i) MarketWire

Leading Analyst Firm Positions Oracle in Magic Quadrant for CRM Multichannel Campaign Management
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Industry Veteran Joins Silver Tail Systems as Chief Financial Officer
Silver Tail Systems, the leader in web session intelligence and behavioral analytics, today announced Paul Farmer has joined the executive team as Chief Financial Officer. Paul Farmer has over 30 years of experience scaling high growth companies in pioneering markets. Prior to joining Silver Tail Systems, he served as Chief Financial Officer for Narus, Inc MarketWire

RentSFNow and J.Wavro Associates Partner With Trulia to Deliver Rental Listings in San Francisco
Trulia, a leading online marketplace for homebuyers, sellers, renters and real estate professionals, today announced both Rent SF Now and J.Wavro Associates, will syndicate their San Francisco rental listings to Trulia. Consumers will now have access to a distinctive group of new properties making it easier for Trulia users to find the right place to live MarketWire

Oracle Enterprise Single Sign-On Helps Videotron Improve Its Security and Streamlines Password Management
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Social Fashion Website Chicisimo Announces Launch and Funding
Chicisimo, the social website and worldwide community for fashionistas and fashion brands, today announced its official launch. Chicisimo also announced that it has raised $800,000 in angel funding, led by Alice.com investor VitaminaK. MarketWire

Credit Card Debt Drops Eight Percent Since January, According to CreditKarma.com
CreditKarma.com (www.creditkarma.com), the consumer's credit advocate, today released its U.S. Credit Score Climate Report with trend data for June 2012. Nationally, credit card debt fell eight percent to $5,576 since the beginning of the year. MarketWire

SISM Research Issues Ardent Mines Update Report
Zurich, Switzerland-based SISM Research recently issued a company research update on Ardent Mines Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: ADNT) (OTCQB: ADNT) written by senior analyst Ernest Schlotter, dated July 6, 2012. The report includes analyst Schlotter's company stock target valuation and rating, as well as cites Ardent's progress toward building "the next gold mine in Brazil." MarketWire

The Brewer Group Announces Strategic Partnership With Water Technologies International, Inc.
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Heinz Marketing Inc Becomes Eloqua Partner for Pacific Northwest
Heinz Marketing Inc has become a partner for leading on-demand Revenue Performance Management solution provider Eloqua in the Pacific Northwest, and has beefed up its staff to support new marketing automation clients, including the addition of Brian Hansford as Account Director. MarketWire

BroadSoft CTO Scott Hoffpauir to Speak on Advantages of VoLTE at CANTO 2012
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) Chief Technology Officer Scott Hoffpauir has been selected as a featured speaker at the 28th Annual Caribbean Association of National Telecommunications Organizations (CANTO) Conference in Miami, Florida, July 22-25, 2012. MarketWire

US Courts Accept Proof of Service by RPost Registered Email Receipt
New York litigators report breaking new ground in getting a few federal district court judges in New York to permit service of process on defendants entirely by email, if proof of email receipt can be provided to the Courts. Joseph C MarketWire

Nyxio Technologies Partners With Sterling Technology Trading FZE to Bring Full Line of Nyxio Connected Products to the United Arab Emirates
Nyxio Technologies Corporation (OTCBB: NYXO) ("Nyxio" or the "Company"), an innovative provider of cutting edge Smart TVs, Tablet PCs and related consumer electronics devices, today announced it has partnered with Sterling Technology Trading FZE (STT) in order to broaden international distribution of its retail products to consumers in the Middle East and Northern Africa. MarketWire

Xcite Energy Limited: Pre-production Flow Test Update
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IsoRay Announces First International Orders for GliaSite Radiation Therapy System
IsoRay Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR) (NYSE Amex: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, today announced another step forward in international adoption of its ground-breaking GliaSite® radiation therapy system, the world's only liquid radiation balloon catheter device used in the treatment of brain cancers MarketWire

Premier Holding Corp. Signs LOI to Gain Equity Stake in Development Company of up to 400 Megawatts of Solar Power Plants
Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) (the "Company"), and through its wholly owned subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc MarketWire

ForeScout Names Niels Jensen Regional Vice President of Federal Sales
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that Niels Jensen has joined ForeScout as regional vice president, federal sales MarketWire

AvayaLive(TM) Connect Goes Live With Integrated Unified Communications From the Cloud for Small Businesses
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50% of Seniors Prefer Group vs. Medicare Supplemental Insurance
Medicare Supplemental Insurance, Medicare Advantage plans, and Medicare Part D are the most commonly purchased forms of coverage when turning 65 when employer group insurance is unavailable. These types of plans help protect seniors from the high costs of medical care MarketWire

Announcement Transnet SOC Llt Investor Roadshow
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GolfCourseHome Network Launches 44th Member Website, Adds 17 New Communities
In a busy first half of the year, the GolfCourseHome Network has launched its 44th website, GolfCourseHome.com -- and added 17 communities to its line-up of golf and waterview properties. MarketWire

IC Potash Corp. Assembles Industry Leading Feasibility Study Team
IC Potash Corp. ("ICP" or the "Company") (TSX: ICP) (OTCQX: ICPTF) (PINKSHEETS: ICPTF) announced today that it has assembled the independent bankable Feasibility Study ("Feasibility Study") team of consultants for the development of the Company's 100%-owned Ochoa Sulphate of Potash Project ("Project") in Lea County, New Mexico MarketWire

Mesilla Valley Transportation Retrofits 4,000 Tractor-Trailers With TrailerTails From ATDynamics
ATDynamics, the leading global supplier of tractor-trailer rear-drag aerodynamics technologies, and Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT), a top 100 U.S. trucking fleet, jointly announced today that MVT has completed the retrofit of its entire fleet of 4,000 tractor-trailers with fuel saving TrailerTail® aerodynamic technology, manufactured by ATDynamics MarketWire

Tickets.com(R) Proud Sponsor of the 2012 SEAT Conference
Tickets.com, provider of state-of-the-art technology solutions to over 1000 sports and entertainment clients around the world is partnering with the Sports and Entertainment Alliance in Technology (SEAT) at their 2012 conference at Boston's historic Liberty Hotel in August. MarketWire

National Consumer Research Institute Predicts a Healthier Summer
Turns out George Gershwin was only half right. In addition to being easy, summertime is also becoming healthier. MarketWire

Given Imaging Announces Reimbursement in Japan for Expanded PillCam SB(R) Indications
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Introducing Warranty Hotel -- the Simple Cloud and Mobile Solution for Storing, Managing and Redeeming Consumer Product Warranties
Warranty Hotel™ (www.warrantyhotel.com), a leading developer of innovative technologies for product warranty storage and management, today announced the introduction and general availability of Warranty Hotel, a mobile and cloud-based software solution for product warranty management for consumers and retailers worldwide MarketWire

HTG Molecular Diagnostics Licenses Breast Cancer Marker Patent Portfolio From Merck
HTG Molecular Diagnostics, a privately held, Tucson-based developer of mRNA and miRNA gene expression-based cancer diagnostics, has been granted a non-exclusive license to develop, manufacture, and commercialize breast cancer diagnostic tests under Merck's patent portfolio. The Netherlands Cancer Institute is a co-owner of patents and applications in this portfolio. MarketWire

PSE's Phil Bussey Joins the Chief Customer Officer Council
The Chief Customer Officer (CCO) Council, the only member-led peer-advisory network offering insight and assistance into the critical issues facing CCOs, announced today that Philip K. Bussey, Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer at Puget Sound Energy (PSE), has joined the premier think tank for C-level customer executives MarketWire

House Bill Could Further Speed Hydro Permitting Process, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- These days, it's rare that any proposed bill in Congress draws bipartisan support. But House Democrats and Republicans lined up behind a measure that could further shorten the federal hydropower permitting process, according to Brock Ramey, Industrial Info's research manager for North American Power. MarketWire

Fertilizer Investments Remain Strong for the U.S. Rocky Mountain Region, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Investments for agricultural chemicals in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States is approaching $500 million in future spending investments over the next two years MarketWire

Four Simple Tips to Develop Mobile Applications by Interaktiva Digital Marketing
We live in an app-happy world -- more than half of U.S. mobile users downloaded mobile apps during the three months ending in May, according to latest data from comScore. And there is no sign of slowing down. For brands, this means shifting larger portions of their budgets to mobile and pushing for leading-edge apps to capture customers' attention and increase sales. MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentist in Cedar Falls Attends Recent Lectures to Boost Practice Strength
Thomas J. Strub, D.D.S., P.C., a cosmetic dentist in Cedar Falls, and his staff recently attended the Star of the North Dental Meeting on April 26th and 27th. The annual meeting assembled to promote continued education and keep dentists up-to-date on the latest trends and procedures MarketWire

Houston Bariatric Surgeons Discuss Increased Demand for the Gastric Sleeve
While the World Health Organization's recent predictions estimate that 700 million people will be obese by the year 2015, Houston gastric sleeve surgeons Dr. Sherman Yu and Dr. Terry Scarborough of the Texas Laparoscopic Consultants say more patients at their practice are requesting weight loss surgery as a means of combating the growing epidemic. Drs MarketWire

KRLA Creates a New Morning Team in Los Angeles on AM 870 The Answer
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion content, announced today that less than two months after adding Heidi Harris as the morning host on KRLA-AM 870 The Answer in Los Angeles, the addition of two more hosts to join her MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches Spanish Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the Spanish market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its Spanish website www.phoseon.es. The new site will allow customers in Spain to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches Italian Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the Italian market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its Italian website www.phoseon.it. The new site will allow customers in Italy to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches French Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the French market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its French website www.phoseon.fr. The new site will allow customers in France to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches Korean Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the Korean market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its Korean website www.phoseon.kr. The new site will allow customers in Korea to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches German Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the German market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its German website www.phoseon.de. The new site will allow customers in Germany to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Phoseon Technology Launches Chinese Website for UV LED Curing Market
To support the increased demand in the Chinese market, Phoseon is pleased to announce the launch of its Chinese website www.phoseon.cn. The new site will allow customers in China to better access information on UV LED curing solutions for the growing market. MarketWire

Cooley Manion Jones Announces That John B. Manning Will Return as Co-Chair of Perrin Conferences National Asbestos Litigation Conference
Cooley Manion Jones LLP is pleased to announce that John B. Manning, chair of CMJ's Products Liability and Toxic Tort Defense Group has been invited to return as a co-chair and moderator at the upcoming Asbestos Litigation Conference: A National Overview and Outlook, hosted by Perrin Conferences, September 10th - 12th, 2012, at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Dewmar International BMC, Inc. Renews Contract With Nebraska Distributor for 3rd Straight Year for Lean Slow Motion Potion(TM)
Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTCBB: DEWM) (OTCQB: DEWM), the creator of Lean Slow Motion... Potion™, has extended its contract with its Omaha-based distributor Maverick Marketing, LLC. Dewmar International signed this eager but cautious distributor in early 2010 after they approached Dewmar regarding the uniqueness of Dewmar's brand at a Las Vegas tradeshow MarketWire

TDS Drive Welcomes Jake Schoon to New Ag Aftermarket Sales Team
Terra Drive Systems (TDS Drive), a leading designer and manufacturer of steerable hydraulic drive systems for on- and off-highway motorized specialty equipment, announces today the addition of Jake Schoon to the new Ag Dealer Aftermarket sales team MarketWire

Plastic Surgeon in New Jersey Uses 3D Imaging for Breast Augmentation
While many women consider breast augmentations every year, only a small percentage actually follow through with the procedure. New Jersey plastic surgeon Dr. Paul LoVerme says many factors contribute to the decision making process; however, he says one of the biggest causes of his patients' hesitation is the inability to visualize the end result of their implant choices MarketWire

Orthodontist in Washington, DC Discusses Importance of Staying Active in Dental Community
Dr. Wayne Hickory recently sent the staff of his Washington, DC orthodontics practice to the Annual Session for the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) in Honolulu, HI. Hosted at the Hawaii Convention Center on Oahu, the 112th Annual Session welcomed 14,200 orthodontists and staff members to discuss the latest advancements and techniques in modern orthodontics. Dr MarketWire

Suntron Corporation Opens New Clean Room at Phoenix Facility
Suntron Corporation, a leader in integrated electronics manufacturing systems (EMS) and embedded computing solutions, announces that it has expanded its offerings by opening a class 10,000 clean room at its Phoenix facility. With this new addition, the Phoenix facility can process medical and clean critical assemblies, allowing Suntron to expand its presence in key industries. MarketWire

MarketResearch.com Announces Distribution of Sustainable Venture Intelligence Research
As the leading distributor of market intelligence, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce a business partnership with Sustainable Venture Intelligence (SVI) which allows for the marketing and distribution of SVI's proprietary market analyses through the MarketResearch.com website. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Radiotherapy Devices Market at $5.8 Billion by 2016
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Radiotherapy Devices Market By Technology, Applications & Products (2011 - 2016)" to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/MarketsandMarkets-v3719/Radiotherapy-Devices-Technology-Applications-Products-7040318/ MarketWire

Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Licenses Monoclonal Antibody From Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("API", web site, www.actiniumpharmaceuticals.com) and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center announced today that they have signed an exclusive worldwide license agreement for BC8, an investigational monoclonal antibody developed to target and eradicate cancerous and other white blood cells in preparation for a hematopoietic stem cell transplantation MarketWire

Allied Electronics Named Abbatron Distributor of the Year
Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), was recognized by Abbatron with the 2011 Distributor of the Year Award. Abbatron, a supplier of electronic hardware, components, test accessories, RF Connectors, cable assemblies and high-performance audio cable connectors, is one of the more than 300 trusted brands Allied is authorized to distribute MarketWire

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Golar LNG Partners LP Successfully Launches, Closes and Prices Public Offering
Golar LNG Limited ("Golar") is pleased to announcethat its subsidiary Golar LNGPartners L.P. launched a public offering of 5,500,000 units after marketclosein the US yesterday. The offering has closed successfully and haspriced at$30.95 per unit. Golar participated in the offering with a totalcontribution ofapproximately $34 million MarketWire

U.S. Navy Exercises Option for Advantech
The U.S. Navy has exercised an option authorizing Advantech to continue implementing a contract providing a dozen hospital construction experts to augment Navy staff as part of the new $451 million naval hospital at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. Jack Fraser, P.E., Advantech president/CEO, made the announcement. MarketWire

Lessons From the Demilitarized Zone in North America's Drug War: Free Public Presentations
In Vancouver, Canada, there is a 1000-square-foot sanctuary for intravenous drug users where it is legal to inject heroin and other illegal drugs. This unique facility is called Insite and for years Canada's Conservative government had been trying to shut it down MarketWire

GreenBytes Continues Channel Partner Growth in the United Kingdom
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of high-performance, energy-efficient inline data deduplication storage solutions based on solid-state disk (SSD) technology, today announced that it has expanded its strategic reseller partnerships in the United Kingdom with the addition of value-added resellers Enables IT, Cognitive Network Solutions, Intasel, and Envertica MarketWire

Holiday Systems International Nominated for the Department of Defense Freedom Award and Recipient of the Patriotic Employer Award
Holiday Systems International was one of a handful of Southern Nevada employers that were nominated for the Department of Defense Freedom Award. According to an article in The Las Vegas Sun, sixteen local employers received a nomination for providing exceptional employer support to members of the National Guard or Reserve military MarketWire

Saxo Bank Named Best Retail Platform and Best FX White Label Liquidity Service at the 9th Annual e-FX Awards
Saxo Bank, the parent company of Saxo Capital Markets, is a double winner of this year's e-FX Awards: The online trading and investment specialist has been awarded "Best Retail Platform" and "Best FX White Label Liquidity Service" at the award ceremony in New York, hosted by FX Week and attended by senior FX practitioners MarketWire

Order Entry on Android(TM), iPhone and iPad for Consumer Goods Industry Available From StayinFront
StayinFront, Inc., a global provider of the world's most innovative SaaS CRM (customer relationship management) solutions and mobile sales force effectiveness tools, announced a new release of StayinFront TouchCG®, the company's leading-edge consumer goods CRM software available on Android, iPhone and iPad devices. MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.-Pilot Mountain Resources Update
Pacific Gold Corp. (OTCQB: PCFG)(PINKSHEETS: PCFG), is pleased to provide a progress update for Project W. MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Announces New Store Opening in Raleigh, North Carolina
Dover Saddlery Retail, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of. Dover Saddlery (NASDAQ: DOVR), today announced plans to open a new retail store in Raleigh, North Carolina in October. MarketWire

NuPathe Announces Allowance of Additional U.S. Patent Application for NP202
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Application 11/195,845 titled "Drug Containing Implants and Methods of Use Thereof MarketWire

Equity Briefing: Stock Analysts' Downgrades for July 11th: AA, CVGI, DD, DNDN, HGG, LIFE, SPLS, ODP, SHAW
A number of stocks were downgraded by equities research analysts today: GlobeNewswire

Ahlsell acquires TOOLS in Växjö
Ahlsell acquires TOOLS in Växjö from Carlsson's Hardware and Appliances. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to supply dual-fuel engines for China's first LNG powered tugs
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 11 July 2012, at 11.30 (EET) GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Partners LP Announces Pricing of Public Offering
Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ: GMLP) ("Golar Partners" or the "Partnership") announced today that it has priced its follow-on public offering of 5,500,000 common units, which represent limited partner interests, at a price of $30.95 per unit.The Partnership has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 825,000 common units. GlobeNewswire

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