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Ford Australia announces 440 job cuts
Ford Australia announces 440 job cuts, will scale down daily production from 210 cars to 150 cars Andhra News

What do insiders and hedgefunds know about Amyris that we don't?
The volume and trading activity at biofuel biotech Amyris, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMRS) has been on the rise as speculators are looking towards the firm's July 31st earnings call as a possible trading catalyst that could send shares bouncing hard off the current price bottom levels ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing: Upgrades and Downgrades for July 17th: TGT, UNF, VIAB, WERN, WFC, WY
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network and Equity Briefing:Citigroup downgraded shares of Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) from a buy rating to a neutral rating. Their analysts now have a $68.00 price target on the stock.Robert W ACN Newswire

The Role of Integration in the Healthcare Industry
"Today's healthcare leaders should not underestimate the value of their hospital's brand and connecting employees with it," advises Jon Headlee, President and CEO, Ten Adams, a healthcare brand and marketing company. "In many organizations, there arehuge gaps between their brand promise and the people, who are the culture of the organization," he adds ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Introduces ARROWS Z ISW13F Smartphone for au
Fujitsu today announced that the new ARROWS Z ISW13F smartphone from Fujitsu Mobile Communications will be available in Japan beginning July 20 from KDDI Corporation and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company. Boasting unparalleled performance, ARROWS Z ISW13F is a high-spec smartphone featuring a quad-core CPU ACN Newswire

Eisai Enters Research Collaboration with Verisam, Inc. for Small Molecule Wnt Inhibitors
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that its U.S. subsidiary Eisai Inc. has entered into a research collaboration with U.S. biopharmaceutical company Verastem, Inc. for the generation of small molecule Wnt inhibitors that target cancer stem cells. Based on this agreement, Eisai will synthesize analogs of VS-507 (salinomycin) with the aim of generating novel Wnt inhibitors ACN Newswire

Speedway Named 2012 Highest Ranked Convenience Store Brand in U.S. by Harris Poll EquiTrend(R)
The 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend(R) survey has named Speedway LLC (Speedway) the Highest Ranked Convenience Store Brand in the nation. With more than 25,000 consumers participating, this prestigious survey ranks brands in a variety of categories including familiarity, quality, performance and trust ACN Newswire

Innodata to Report Second Quarter 2012 Results
INNODATA INC. (NASDAQ: INOD), a leading provider of business process, technology and consulting services, as well as products and solutions, today announced that it will report second quarter 2012 results before the market opens on Thursday, July 26,2012. A news release will be available in both the News and Investor Relations sections of the Innodata website, ACN Newswire

A*STAR Chief Scientist Wins Cancer Research UK Lifetime Achievement Prize
A*STAR Chief Scientist, Professor Sir David Lane is the recipient of this year's Cancer Research UK Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognises his contribution to the pioneering research that led to the discovery of the p53, often called the 'guardian of the genome' ACN Newswire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation to Announce 2012 Second-Quarter Financial Results July 31
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) announced today that it will host a conference call on Tuesday, July 31, at 10 a.m. EDT to provide an update on company operations and to discuss 2012 second-quarter financial results, which will be releasedearlier that day ACN Newswire

Hays Quarterly Report: Spike in Demand for Skilled Temporary Workers in Japan
Japan is experiencing a spike in demand for temporary roles across a range of professions, says Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK ("Hays").In its Quarterly Report for July to September, Hays outlines the major demand movements across eleven sectors in Japan - pointing to a market-wide call for skilled temporary staff ACN Newswire

Fujitsu UnifIDone Deployed by Institute of National Colleges of Technology at 51 Schools across Japan
Fujitsu and the Institute of National Colleges of Technology (KOSEN) today announced that, by deploying the Fujitsu UnifIDone integrated ID management package, KOSEN has developed an authentication system for centrally managing user data on shared systems that are used by faculty at national colleges of technology throughout Japan ACN Newswire

Panasonic Inaugurates New Lithium-ion Battery Plant in China to Respond to Global Demand
Panasonic Corporation held a dedication ceremony on July 16 to mark the completion of a new consumer lithium-ion battery factory built within the premises of its existing factory in Suzhou, China ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Second-Quarter 2012 Earnings Announcement and Webcast Scheduled for Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today that its second-quarter 2012 earnings will be issued via news release on Tuesday, July 31, 2012.James C ACN Newswire

Aurvista Gold Corp (TSXV:AVA) Featured as Stock Pick of the Week in J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report - Video Summary Posted on
Jay Taylor, editor of "J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks", featured Aurvista Gold Corp (TSXV:AVA) as his recent stock pick of the has produced a "video news alert" which provides a brief summary of this report. If this link is not enabled, please visit and enter "Aurvista" in the search box ACN Newswire

Ashland Inc. to Participate in Jefferies 2012 Global Industrial and Aerospace & Defense Conference in New York August 8
Ashland Inc. today announced it will participate in the Jefferies 2012 Global Industrial and Aerospace & Defense Conference August 8 in New York City. James J. O'Brien, Ashland chairman and chief executive officer, will discuss the company's growth strategy and financial performance, and answer questions from investors ACN Newswire

Advent to Host Q2 2012 Earnings Call on Monday, July 30, 2012
Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 on Monday, July 30,2012 after the market closes.In conjunction with the earnings release, the Company will host a conference call at 5:00 pm ET on July 30, 2012 ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing Healthcare Review: Alnylam Pharmaceuticals & Human Genome Jump On Positive News
Human Genome Sciences (NASDAQ:HGSI) shares climbed 4.60% to $14.20 after GlaxoSmithKline and Human Genome Sciences today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which GSK will acquire HGS for US$14.25 per share incash. The transaction values HGS at approximately US$3 ACN Newswire

Maudore Minerals' (TSXV:MAO) Management Slate of Nominees Reaffirmed by Independent Proxy Advisory Firm Glass, Lewis & Co
Independent proxy advisory firm Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC has recommended that shareholders of Maudore Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:MAO) (OTCBB:MAOMF) (Frankfurt:M6L) vote in favour of the management's slate of nominees ahead of Maudore's upcoming annual meeting.An urgent reminder to Maudore shareholdersThe voting deadline is 10am (Toronto time) on Tuesday July 17, 2012 ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing: Upgrades and Downgrades for July 16th: VNTV, VRSK, WFC, WNS, WR, XOM
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network and Equity Briefing:SunTrust initiated coverage on shares of Vantiv Inc (NASDAQ: VNTV). They issued a buy rating on the stock.William Blair initiated coverage on shares of Verisk Analytics Inc (NASDAQ: VRSK). They issued an outperform rating on the stock ACN Newswire

Social Commerce Company, Glamastars, Launches Glamagem With Celebrity Model and Co-Founder QiQi and Lisa S
Glamastars officially announced today the launch of, a collection of designer jewelry curated and designed by celebrity model and co-founder QiQi and Lisa S. Glamagem products are exclusively available online at MarketWire

TCW's Bryan Whalen and Laird Landmann to Discuss MBS Opportunities on Conference Call
The TCW Group, Inc. (TCW), a global asset manager, invites you to participate in a conference call on Wednesday, July 18 with Bryan Whalen, portfolio manager of the TCW Total Return Bond Fund (TGLMX/TGMNX), and Laird Landmann, generalist portfolio manager for TCW fixed income strategies. MarketWire

Williams Controls to Host Third Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Williams Controls, Inc. (NYSE MKT: WMCO) today announced that it will host its third quarter 2012 results conference call on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, at 1:15 p.m. PDT (4:15 p.m. EDT). Williams plans to issue a press release detailing its results the morning of Wednesday, August 8, 2012. MarketWire

Biomni Establishes Business Presence in Singapore, China, and Japan
PINK ELEPHANT CONFERENCE -- Biomni, the pioneer of User-Centric Enterprise Service Catalog and Request Fulfillment solutions, today announced the launch of Biomni Front Office Service Provider Edition in Chinese, Japanese, Bahasa Malaysia and Russian MarketWire

Fujitsu Semiconductor Selects Cadence Signoff Solution for Its Newest Reference Design Flow
Cadence Design Systems, Inc MarketWire

Chartwells School Dining Services Finish Up a Successful Year at Pelham Union Free School District (NY)
Pelham Union Free students that used to leave the open campus for meals and free time now spend it in the dining center. The district has seen an increase in the amount of students eating lunch in the school cafeteria MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Call
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that it plans to release third quarter results for fiscal 2012 after market close on Monday, July 23, 2012. MarketWire

AltiGen Communications, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Results
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATGN) (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, will announce its third quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results after the close of regular market trading on Wednesday, July 25, 2012. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the results at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. ET). MarketWire

Hoku Completes Voluntary Delisting From NASDAQ
Hoku Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HOKU), a solar energy products and services company (the "Company"), announced it had filed a Form 25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on July 16, 2012. The filing completed the Company's previously announced plan to voluntarily terminate the listing of its common stock from The NASDAQ Global Market. MarketWire

W. P. Carey Announces Resignation of Mark J. DeCesaris as CFO; Appointed as Board Member
Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced today that Mark J. DeCesaris informed the Company of his intention to resign as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. DeCesaris was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately. MarketWire

Janice DiPietro, DBA., President of Morgan Samuels, Joins Relevant Data Advisory Board
Relevant Data Corp online predictive analytics specialists -- -- welcomes Janice DiPietro, DBA., to its Advisory Board. Dr. DiPietro serves as President of Morgan Samuels, responsible for the human capital firm's growth strategy and continued commitment to unparalleled client service. MarketWire

Local Appearances by LINE-X(R) Coated "Dominator" of the Hit Series Storm Chasers as National Tour Kicks Off
LINE-X Protective Coatings, the nation's leading developer and provider of high performance protective coatings, is excited to announce that the LINE-X coated Dominator from Discovery Channel's hit television series Storm Chasers will be embarking on a four month national tour, making stops at LINE-X franchises throughout the Midwestern and Southern states MarketWire

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation Contract Awarded to Dentsu America
Dentsu America has won the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation (NOTMC) account following a competitive pitch by eight advertising agencies for the account. The new agency will promote New Orleans as a leisure tourism destination. MarketWire

Summer Beauty Tips for Color-Treated Hair: Presents Top 10 Ways to Keep Hair Healthy in Hot Weather
Summer is the perfect time to experiment with new hair color -- but the sun and heat can sabotage dyed hair. The latest article by Summer Hair Hues: Tips for Preserving Color-Treated Hair provides ten sun-resistant tips to keep color-treated hair shiny and healthy, no matter how much the summer heats up. MarketWire

Vendor Applications Are Now Available for the 2012 Orange County Chocolate Festival to Be Held November 3, 2012
Vendor applications are now available for the 2012 Orange County Chocolate Festival on November 3, 2012. The festival will be moved this year to Hyatt Regency Orange County in Garden Grove where organizers will be able to accommodate more vendors and festival attendees. MarketWire

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Receives Required Approvals to Acquire First Star Bancorp, Inc.
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESSA) announced today that all required regulatory and shareholder approvals have been obtained to complete its acquisition of First Star Bancorp, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FSSB) and its wholly owned subsidiary, First Star Bank. Election forms will be mailed soon to the stockholders of First Star Bancorp for completion. MarketWire

Moody's Investors Service Announces Downgrade of New America High Income Fund's Auction Term Preferred Stock to Aa3
On July 12, 2012, Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's"), one of two nationally recognized statistical rating organizations currently rating the Auction Term Preferred Stock ("ATP") of The New America High Income Fund, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE: HYB), announced that it has downgraded the ATP from Aaa to Aa3 MarketWire

Natividad Medical Foundation Named a 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Charity Beneficiary
For the 15th year, Natividad Medical Foundation has been selected by the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance as one of the benefiting charities of the internationally recognized event. MarketWire

Moog Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Webcast on July 27, 2012
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) will release its third quarter fiscal 2012 earnings for the period ended June 30, 2012 on Friday, July 27, 2012. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call. MarketWire

EADS North America Chairman, CEO Sean O'Keefe to Testify Before House Armed Services Committee on Sequestration
What: Sean O'Keefe, Chairman of the National Defense Industrial Association and EADS North America Chairman and CEO, will testify July 18 before the full House Armed Services Committee regarding the effects of sequestration on the U.S. defense industry MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Reports Preliminary Second Quarter Results
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company that provides multichannel direct and digital marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities, today announced preliminary second quarter 2012 financial results. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Announces Departure of Gary J. Skidmore
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company that provides multichannel direct and digital marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities, today announced that Gary Skidmore, Executive Vice President and President, Direct Marketing will be leaving the company July 31, 2012. Mr MarketWire

Klean Industries Produces Nano Carbons From Waste Tires
Klean Industries Inc. ("Klean"), a vertically-integrated Industrial Energy Solutions Company focused on turning waste streams into domestic energy, sustainable green commodities & new jobs. Klean has commenced full-scale production of Nano Carbons and has formed Klean Carbon, through which Klean will supply advanced Nano Carbons MarketWire

Fulton Financial Reports Second Quarter Earnings of $0.20 per Share
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) MarketWire

Prezi Zooms Presentations Forward With 3D and Fade-in Animation
Prezi, the zooming presentation software that has liberated the world from boring, static presentations, today announced the launch of 3D and Fade-in Animation. 3D backgrounds enable presenters to wow an audience with instant impact and visual depth. Fade-in Animation is a compelling storytelling tool used for selectively sequencing information to add dramatic tension MarketWire

Airline Ticket Sellers Continue to Battle Airlines for Transparency
Buying an airline ticket is no longer a matter of a phone call, a swipe of the credit card and a simple, single charge. Consumers must wade through a thicket of costs, services and added unexpected charges every time they try to travel. For travel agents and online travel companies the "unbundling" of airline charges has been nothing short of a nightmare. Tours MarketWire

ML Macadamia Orchards, L.P. Signs Nut Processing Agreement With Buderim Macadamias and Executes Amended Credit Agreement
ML Macadamia Orchards, L.P. (OTCQX: NNUT) (PINKSHEETS: NNUT) announced today that it has signed a nut processing agreement with Buderim Macadamias of Hawaii, LLC. The agreement provides that Buderim will process between 1.5 million and 7.0 million pounds of wet-in-shell macadamia nuts into kernel for the Partnership during 2013 MarketWire

Redstone Art Fair Returns to Park City With Top Local & National Artists
WHAT: 3rd Annual Park City at Redstone Art Fair WHEN: July 21 - 22, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm WHERE: Redstone in Park CityNavigational Address: 1678 Redstone Center Drive, Park City, Utah 84098 ADMISSION: Free and open to the public WEBSITE: CONTACT INFORMATION: info@artfestival MarketWire

Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. Proposes Private Placement of US$210 Million Senior Secured Notes
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. ("Petaquilla") (TSX: PTQ)(OTCBB: PTQMF)(FRANKFURT: P7Z) today announced that it intends to offer on a private placement basis US$210 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due in 2017 (the "Notes") MarketWire

Social TV Summit Keynote Speaker Greg Yaitanes to Be Interviewed by Vanity Fair's Krista Smith at the Live-Streamed, Exclusive Event
On Wednesday, July 18th, 2012, at Bel-Air Country Club in Los Angeles, Krista Smith, West Coast Editor of Vanity Fair, will interview keynote speaker Greg Yaitanes, EMMY-award winning director, producer and early investor at the sold out Social TV Summit LA. The prestigious, executive-only conference will be live-streamed to thousands on the official Social TV Summit website (www.socialtvsummit MarketWire Holds Second "Conquer the World" Sweepstakes to Offer Another Chance to Win a Dream Vacation Before Labor Day (, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the trip coverage they need, today announced the start of its second "Conquer the World" sweepstakes, giving Facebook fans and Twitter followers a chance to win a $5,000 cash prize for a dream vacation trip or one of 50 "ultimate travel" duffel bags MarketWire

Growth of Rigid and Flexible Polyurethane Foams in Asia-Pacific to Drive Global Demand has announced the addition of the new report "Polyurethane Global Market to 2016 - Growth of Rigid and Flexible Polyurethane Foams in Asia-Pacific to Drive Global Demand," to their collection of Materials & Chemicals market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Launch of Biosimilar mAbs in Europe & New Regulatory Pathways in the US to Spur Market Growth has announced the addition of the new report "Biosimilars in Developed Countries - Launch of Biosimilar mAbs in Europe and New Regulatory Pathways in the US to Spur Market Growth," to their collection of Biosimilars market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Construction in Northern China to Experience Robust Growth has announced the addition of the new report "Construction in Northern China -- Key Trends and Opportunities to 2016," to their collection of Construction market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Ward Group Names 2012 Ward's 50 Top Performing Insurance Companies
The list of Ward's 50® top performing insurance companies was released by Ward Group, an operational consulting firm and leading provider of benchmarking and best practices services to the insurance industry. MarketWire

EncounterCare Forms New Subsidiary Cyber Fuels, Inc. and Partners for Addiction Recovery Treatment
EncounterCare Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECSL) announced today that it has formed a new subsidiary Cyber Fuels, Inc. Cyber Fuel, Inc. will focus on managing new market initiatives in energy for the parent company EncounterCare Solutions, Inc. Energy is an exciting area of growth that EncounterCare Solutions, Inc MarketWire

The Zacuto C300 Grip Relocator -- Now Available
The public's response to Zacuto's new Canon C300 Accessories at NAB 2012 was outstanding. The most anticipated accessory being the C300 Grip Relocator. For C300 operators who are ready for some much-needed liberation while shooting, the Zacuto C300 Grip Relocator is now available and ready to call your camera home. MarketWire

IVD Market Exceeded 50 Billion Dollars in 2011: Kalorama
The worldwide in vitro diagnostic (IVD) market broke $50 billion last year on the strength of an aging population, product innovations and sales to emerging markets, according to Kalorama Information MarketWire

Douglas Elected to Battelle's Board of Directors
Battelle, the world's leading independent scientific research and technology development organization, today announced the immediate election of noted scientist and business leader Frank L. Douglas, Ph.D., M.D., to its Board of Directors, which comprises some of the nation's foremost business, military and scientific leaders. MarketWire

Las Vegas Sands Celebrates Sustainability Achievements With Release of First Environmental Report
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) released today its inaugural Environmental Report, the first environmental study in the gaming industry to be formally verified by the Global Reporting Initiative, a leading non-profit organization that promotes economic, environmental and social sustainability. MarketWire

APlusCPE Adds New Video Course Hobby vs. Business and At Risk Limitations
APlusCPE® is pleased to announce the immediate availability of a new online CPE course titled, Hobby vs. Business and At Risk Limitations. Hobby vs. Business is the first video-based continuing education course offered by APlusCPE MarketWire

Technicolor Partners With Telstra for the Next Generation T-Hub(R)
Technicolor (PARIS: TCH) announces the roll-out of T-Hub 2® -- a next generation home communication solution for Telstra, Australia's leading telecommunications and information services company MarketWire

OTA Broadcasting to Carry Olympusat's Untamed Sports Channel in Seattle
Olympusat, Inc., the country's market leader in the development and distribution of independent Hispanic, Specialty, and Faith & Family television networks, announced today that they have signed a licensing agreement with OTA Broadcasting (SEA) to carry Olympusat's Untamed Sports channel on OTA's Seattle Station, KFFV, 44 MarketWire

TECHNICOLOR : Technicolor Partners With Telstra for the Next Generation T-Hub(R)
Technicolor partners withTelstra for the next generation T-Hub® MarketWire

Pixorial and Balfour Revolutionize the Yearbook -- With Video
Pixorial Inc., has partnered with Balfour to revolutionize school yearbooks with the introduction of a video platform for uploading, editing and sharing videos of the school year. The platform empowers students, teachers and the community to show their pride by sharing their video moments through a multi-media yearbook. MarketWire

Premier Thirty-Acre Lakefront Property With Four Estates to Sell at J. P. King Auction
Tom and Barbara McLeod's 30-acre, four-home family retreat, which includes a fully-functioning malt shop, frontage of Big Chippewa Lake and an array of other amenities, began with one simple goal: Buy a lake home. Nearly two decades later, they have fully developed the Brentwood Estate property that makes their original goal a distant memory MarketWire

Oracle Demonstrates Strong Growth Across Its Storage Portfolio
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

WPCS Announces Date for Release of FY2012 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results
WPCS International Incorporated (NASDAQ: WPCS), a leader in design-build engineering services for communications infrastructure, has announced that it will issue its FY2012 fourth quarter and year end financial results on Monday, July 30, 2012 after the market closes to be followed by a conference call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET. MarketWire

aurionPro Solutions Acquires Enline plc, the Leading U.K.-Based Oracle Identity Management Systems Implementer
aurionPro Solutions is pleased to announce today that it has acquired Enline plc. The Enline business is a natural complement to aurionPro's thriving aurionPro SENA division and is expected to significantly extend aurionPro's global reach in Information Security consulting. MarketWire

IceWEB Announces Strategy for 2nd Half of Calendar Year 2012
IceWEB™, Inc. (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, today announced a strategic shift in focus from primarily R&D in the first half of 2012 to sales & marketing in the second half of the year. MarketWire

Wisconsin Covenant Foundation Awards Workforce Partnership Grants
The Wisconsin Covenant Foundation, Inc. announced today that five Wisconsin technical colleges will share $3.8 million as recipients of its Wisconsin Workforce Partnership Grants. These colleges will use the grants to provide the specific training necessary to help fill available jobs at partner businesses with advanced manufacturing needs MarketWire

MapR CEO Named Tech Awards Circle Winner
MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the open, enterprise-grade distribution for Apache Hadoop, today announced that CEO and Cofounder John Schroeder has been selected as a winner of the Tech Awards Circle, taking Silver in the Emerging Companies Executive of the Year category MarketWire

FlixMaster Launches the Future of Interactive Online Video at Fortune Brainstorm: TECH
Fortune Brainstorm: TECH -- FlixMaster (, the first user-driven online video platform that radically changes the video experience for producers and viewers alike, made its public launch today at the Fortune Brainstorm: TECH conference, demonstrating its game-changing technology and announcing a "freemium" service that allows anyone to use FlixMaster at no cost MarketWire

Local Bash Thrown by Concierge Marketing Launches Juicy 80s Sex-and-Tell Rock Book
An 80s heavy metal bash on Friday, July 27 will rock your socks off and any other outrageous 80s garb rock fans care to wear to launch a book about the 80s in proper heavy metal style -- no boring bookstore signings or readings at the library for this monumental memoir MarketWire

HHH Choices, a Managed Long Term Care Plan, Expands to Serve Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Westchester
HHH Choices is excited to announce the expansion of its Managed Long Term Care Plan. The New York State Department of Health recently approved HHH Choices' expansion into Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Westchester County. This innovative program is in alignment with initiatives proposed by the New York State Medicaid Redesign Team MarketWire

Media Alert: Michelle Obama Returns to to Reach Out to American Women
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women announced today that Michelle Obama has posted a new message to the women of America on her blog. Prior to the 2008 Presidential election, Mrs. Obama launched her blog exclusively on BlogHer, to engage in conversation with the nation's women MarketWire

Criminal Behind Bars Thanks to SafeMart Home Security Image Sensor
SafeMart delivered the first known arrest and criminal conviction using breakthrough wireless motion-activated Image Sensors during the product's initial launch this summer. Images captured by this revolutionary new device were used in prosecution of the criminal, which resulted in his conviction. MarketWire

FranNet: Loan Approval Rise Shows Start of Small Business Recovery
Since the near-collapse of the world economy four years ago, tight credit markets have stunted small business growth by shutting entrepreneurs off from startup capital. But credit markets are beginning to loosen. MarketWire

Bring Spirit to Your Team's Playoff Hopes With Sports Apparel From EmbroidMe
Summer has arrived, bringing with it long days, warm weather and summer sports leagues. Whether your child is on the verge of his or her first little league championship or you are competing in your recreational league's playoffs, EmbroidMe offers customized apparel that will meet your diverse needs. MarketWire

Bechtel Team Completes Dulles Rail Aerial Guideway
The Bechtel-led team building Phase 1 of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project has completed construction of the aerial guideway that will carry Metrorail trains and passengers over major highways and through Tysons Corner, one of Virginia's busiest retail and business districts. MarketWire

Leap Motion Appoints Andy Miller President and COO
Leap Motion, the motion-control software and hardware company changing the future of human/computer interaction, today announced the appointment of Andy Miller as President and Chief Operating Officer. Miller will join the makers of the world's most accurate 3-D motion control technology in August, reporting directly to CEO and co-founder Michael Buckwald MarketWire

Survey Reveals Rapid ROI With RFID
CYBRA Corporation (OTCBB: CYRP), the developer of EdgeMagic® Integrated RFID Control Software and award-winning MarkMagic™ Bar Code Labels, RFID Tags, and Electronic Forms Software has released the findings of their latest customer survey on RFID trends. MarketWire

More Than Half of Adult Broadband Users 'Highly Value' Cloud-Based Media Services
Findings from TDG's new consumer study, Consumer Interest in Cloud-Based Personal Media Services, demonstrate high interest in services that allow consumers to store and stream their personal media files in "the cloud MarketWire

Broadcast International Completes Funding to Accelerate Market Expansion of CodecSys, the Only Multi-Codec Video Compression Software on the Market
Broadcast International (OTCBB: BCST), a leading provider of video-powered broadcast solutions, closed the sale of $1.9 million in senior secured convertible promissory notes. $900,000 of near-term debt, due in November 2012, was exchanged for the notes. The offering provides $923,000 in net cash proceeds, which the company plans to use for general corporate purposes and working capital. MarketWire

Greystar Unveils Historic Landmark, The Roosevelt Lofts, in the Heart of Downtown Los Angeles' Financial District
Greystar Real Estate Partners, the largest apartment operator in the United States, acquired and has recently completed construction on the adaptive re-use of a historic Downtown Los Angeles landmark, now known as The Roosevelt Lofts. This one-of-a-kind high-rise in the heart of the Financial District was acquired out of bankruptcy in the fall of 2011 MarketWire

UK Inspired! Get Free BritRail Upgrade to 1st Class for 2013 Travel
With Britain in the spotlight this summer, it's sure to inspire viewers to add this beautiful destination to their 2013 travel plans. And now you get a free upgrade to 1st class for 2013 travel when you buy a 4 or 8 day BritRail Flexi Pass between July 20 and August 31, 2012 MarketWire

ChannelNet Rolls Out Mobile Websites for Hunter Douglas Canada's Dealer Network
ChannelNet, a leader in multichannel website solutions for the home improvement industry, launched a mobile brand and individual dealer mobile websites for Hunter Douglas across Canada. The new mobile websites will ensure that Hunter Douglas Canada presents an optimized experience for customers -- no matter what device they use to browse the web. (Brand website - MarketWire

Cloud Credential Council Hosting Workshops on Learning Path Development
The Cloud Credential Council, the global organization focused on accelerating adoption of cloud computing through cloud training and certification, is inviting cloud leaders, senior practitioners, and learning and development experts from around the world to participate in workshops centered on cloud education learning paths MarketWire

ONE WEEK LEFT -- The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors With Losses on Their Investment in TVIX Exchange Traded Notes of Class Action Lawsuit and July 24, 2012 Deadline to Seek a Lead Plaintiff Position
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the US District Court Southern District of New York on behalf of investors who purchased VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short Term Exchange Traded Notes linked to the S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Future Index ("TVIX") (NYSE Arca: TVIX) between November 30, 2010 and March 22, 2012 (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Green Friendly Massage Green Spas a Hit in Northern Florida; Second Spa Announced
Affordable Luxury. That's the tagline for Massage Green -- a green-friendly franchise chain of spas that offers massages starting at $29.95 for one hour. And according to local franchise owner Grayson Marshall and his wife Darlene, the concept is really resonating with local residents. So much so, that they believe there's room for much more growth and additional locations. MarketWire

Greentopia Festival Expands Scope and Calendar of Activities
Based on last year's successful Greentopia Festival, the event is expanding its scope and calendar for 2012, its sophomore year. Greentopia will be held over seven days, September 10-16, 2012 and feature four distinct events including Greentopia | FILM, Greentopia | MUSIC, Greentopia | INNOVATION, and making a return from last year, Greentopia | ECOFEST MarketWire

Independent Report Alleges Top Officials With the Clinton and Obama Administrations Illegally Terminated 8(a) Firm's Multimillion-Dollar Contract and Handed It to Associate
An independent investigative report drafted by The MPM Group, Inc. -- an international litigation-support firm located in Marlton, N.J., that specializes in contract and criminal law -- alleges federal officials illegally terminated the Notice Redesign Contract that had been awarded to St. Louis-based Jireh Consulting, Inc., dba The Writing Company MarketWire

IATSE / Local 600 & ProductionHUB Announce Partnership
IATSE / Local 600, the International Cinematographers Guild, is an official partner of ProductionHUB, the Online Marketplace for Broadcast TV, Motion Picture, Pro Video, Live Event, Corporate & Digital Media Production. MarketWire

Unity Management Group's On Track Technology Solutions Inc. Takes Over Integrated Oil and Gas Technology Solutions
Unity Management Group (PINKSHEETS: UYMG), a business resource and service company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, On Track Technology (OTT), has acquired Integrated Oil and Gas Technology Solutions (IOG.) IOG is currently a licensed and bonded operator that has met the requirements for the State of Texas to operate oil and gas leases for approximately 2 years now. MarketWire

Zona Black Offers Lowest Wholesale Pricing on BlackBerry, Apple, and Samsung Phones and Devices
Zona Black, a leader in the electronics wholesale industry both within the United States and Latin America, is using newly formed relationships with the world's largest electronics device manufacturers to pass on savings directly to the retailer and distributor! MarketWire

ICAT Selects OneShield Dragon(R) for Policy Management
ICAT, a leading provider of property insurance to businesses and residences in hurricane and earthquake exposed regions of the U.S., and OneShield, Inc., a provider of flexible, enterprise-class, content-rich policy and billing core systems for property/casualty insurers, are pleased to announce ICAT has chosen OneShield Dragon® as its policy management solution. MarketWire

Vibram Introduces Super Lightweight Road Runner With Street Appeal
Taking its cue from commuters in city streets, Vibram FiveFingers is launching a super lightweight running model with a fun lace-up sneaker-like upper, also ideal for casual or cross-training use MarketWire

CRC Health Group's Clinical Advisory Board Reconvenes to Advance Clinical Excellence
CRC Health Group's Clinical Advisory Board, a group of 12 of the behavioral healthcare industry's top minds, recently reconvened to continue driving the company's clinical excellence initiatives forward. CRC is the nation's largest provider of behavioral health and addiction treatment services. CRC's Chief Clinical Officer, Dr MarketWire

NeighborWorks America Launches NeighborWorks Alliance of Wisconsin
Today NeighborWorks America launched the NeighborWorks Alliance of Wisconsin, an agreement between 6 regional housing and community development organizations dedicated to improving housing opportunities and building strong communities for all Wisconsin residents MarketWire

OneWire Further Enhances Job Search Experience With New "Suggested Jobs" Feature
OneWire®, where finance professionals get hired, today announced the release of the latest version of its candidate-centric interface, which helps job seekers connect to top employers and find relevant job opportunities. In addition to several design and navigational enhancements, the latest release includes an entirely new service for candidates seeking opportunities in finance. MarketWire Recognized as a JMP Securities "Hot 100" Software Company for Third Consecutive Year, the leader in integrated bill payment, invoicing and cash management solutions for businesses, today announced that JMP Securities, a global securities firm, has chosen the company for its annual "Hot 100" best privately-held companies list for the third consecutive year MarketWire

Course Hero and Bunchball Put the Earn in Learning
Core News Facts: Course Hero is engaging college students in its online learning community by using game mechanics from Bunchball, the pioneer and market leader in gamification. The learning tools start-up relies on Bunchball's Nitro gamification engine to motivate students to join, participate, contribute and share their successes MarketWire

Tripwire Achieves Certified Interoperability With HP ArcSight Platform
Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of IT security solutions, today announced it has joined the HP ArcSight Technology Alliances Program and has achieved HP ArcSight Common Event Format (CEF) certification for Tripwire Enterprise MarketWire

Pay Per Click Advertising Agency Offers Free Banner Ad Development
Pay per click advertising agency and provider of PPC management services, The Pay Per Click Store, will develop banner ads at no additional cost for clients who take advantage of the company's per per click services. The free banner ad promotion will apply to new clients only and runs through August 31st, 2012 MarketWire

"Navigating Autism" Is a Must-Have Guide for Parents Struggling to Get Services for Their Children With Autism
"Navigating Autism: The Essential How-to By Parents for Parents" is a heart-warming, accessible and empowering "how-to" guide to help parents work through educational, governmental and medical obstacles to get the critical help their autistic children need MarketWire

Parvus Welcomes Dusty Kramer as New Company President
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus Corporation today announced that Dustin "Dusty" Kramer has been appointed as the new company president, succeeding Les Goodman who held the position since 2006 and is now retiring. Kramer, a proven business leader, has been with the company for 5+ years now, most recently as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. MarketWire

Zaarly Opens API and Announces "Zaarly Anywhere"
Zaarly -- the leading mobile marketplace -- is opening its "Zaarly Anywhere" API, which lets people post requests to the Zaarly marketplace directly from their favorite websites. Where people have historically seen social sharing buttons (e.g., like, tweet, pin, share), they'll now start to see something providing an even deeper level of engagement: An opportunity to buy locally. MarketWire

AmericInn Announces It Is Founding Partner of "Hotels For Heroes" National Program; Enables Free Hotel Stays for Wounded Members of the U.S. Military and Their Families
AmericInn, one of the nation's leading mid-scale hotel companies, today announced it is a founding partner in "Hotels For Heroes," a new nationwide program that provides free hotel stays for wounded U.S. troops and their families while they are receiving treatment MarketWire

With a Pace That's 'Bolder, Fresher, Better,' Del Taco Continues Its March Through Texas; Sets Sights on Abilene, Amarillo, Lubbock, Midland and Odessa
Del Taco is setting its sights on Abilene, Amarillo, Lubbock, Midland and Odessa as the next growth targets in Texas as it continues its steady, fast-moving march through the state. Since first announcing plans to open its popular restaurants in Texas in 2010, Del Taco now has more than a dozen locations throughout the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex and Houston. MarketWire

Murray Wise Associates to Auction Farmland in Iowa's Webster County
A 230-acre farm in Iowa's Webster County will sell at auction Tuesday, Aug. 21, with Murray Wise Associates LLC managing the sale. MarketWire

PENSRUS Pens Social Responsibility With Eco-Friendly BIC Products
With summer getting ready to wrap up and the celebrations of our Independence Day commencing, PENSRUS has found the rest of the summer the perfect time to promote social responsibility with the BIC Ecolutions line of eco-friendly personalized products and miscellaneous giveaways. PENSRUS, a leader in the business pens industry and a customer favorite on Resellerratings MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes HCM, Service Management, Retail and Consumer Markets, and Manufacturing Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Human Capital Management, Service Management, Retail and Consumer Markets, and Manufacturing research practices. MarketWire

Napersoft Chosen as Perceptive Software Developer Partner of the Year
Napersoft, a leading provider of Customer Communications Management (CCM) solutions, is honored as the Perceptive Software Developer Partner of the Year, for commitment, results and innovation by offering document output management (DOM) solutions that seamlessly integrate with Perceptive Software technology MarketWire

Verlo Gel Foam Mattresses Help Sleepers Stay Cool During Summer
It's hard to escape the heat this time of year, and one refuge people rely on is the bedroom. You strip off the blankets and comforters, climb underneath a single sheet and snuggle up to a nice, cool mattress. MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Integrates Zero-Voltage Switching Into Point of Load Devices With New Picor Cool-Power(R) ZVS Buck Regulators
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today introduced its new Picor PI33XX Cool-Power® ZVS buck regulator series that affords board-level designers maximum power density and flexibility for high efficiency point of load DC-DC regulation MarketWire

Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Pool?
Associates from the Sheraton Denver Downtown's Green Team recently planted an organic rooftop garden on the hotel's 5th floor pool deck. The garden includes herbs and vegetables such as mint, tomatoes, cilantro, peppers and lavender, all used in the hotel's culinary department as well as in drinks served in the hotel's 16 Mix Cocktail Lounge MarketWire

100% Profitable Trading Continues With Big Recent Wins
Amidst the volatile world markets, stock traders need a steady and consistent helping hand. Over halfway through the year, the Special Membership has closed out 31 straight winners. Traders have extoled these "Stock Alerts" for over 14 years while the performance record has spoken volumes MarketWire

C-COM Opens Service Center in Moscow
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc., (TSX VENTURE: CMI) the leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, today announced the opening of its first service center in Russia, in cooperation with Moscow-based integrator RuSat LLC. MarketWire

Accelerate Sales Using Purpose-Built Social
The industry has long recognized the potential of social collaboration, yet sales teams have failed to achieve measurable gains in performance. SAVO Group, the market leader in sales enablement, today introduced SAVO Teams™: the only purpose-built social collaboration application specifically developed for the social behaviors of sellers to accelerate sales cycles and increase win rates. MarketWire

Pulse Beverage Provides Update on Rapid Expansion of Its Distribution Network
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCBB: PLSB) ("Pulse"), makers of Cabana™ 100% Natural Lemonade and Pulse® NutriPurpose™ brand beverages, today provides an update on growing its distribution territories through securing additional distributors MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes Service Management, Enterprise Apps, Business Intelligence, and GSM Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Service Management, Enterprise Applications, Business Intelligence, and Global Supply Management research practices. MarketWire

New NAS Server Family From Infortrend Delivers Enterprise Class Data Protection to SMB and SOHO Markets
Infortrend® (TPE: 2495) today announced the North American availability of two new product lines in its EonNAS family of unified storage solutions, the EonNAS Pro and EonNAS 1000 Series. Although NAS is fast becoming the storage solution of choice for the SOHO and SMB markets, when it comes to data protection, current offerings from other brands come up short MarketWire

Bronner's Christmas Wonderland Selects MarketLive to Launch eCommerce Site
MarketLive, Inc., the leader in enterprise-class eCommerce software and solutions, today announced Michigan-based Bronner's, the world's largest Christmas store, has selected MarketLive to launch the company's new eCommerce site, The new site went live on June 18th. MarketWire

APTARE StorageConsole Expands Support for Industry-Leading Storage Platforms
Enterprise data center optimization leader APTARE® today announced enhanced storage array performance analytics and increased support for heterogeneous storage systems with its release of StorageConsole 8 Feature Pack Three. MarketWire

vRad Congratulates Its CMO, Dr. Pat Basu, for Election to the Council on Foreign Relations and Appointment to the Illinois State Board of Health
Virtual Radiologic (vRad), a technology-enabled national radiology practice and the largest telemedicine company in the world, congratulates its Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Pat Basu, MD, for his election to the Council on Foreign Relations and his recent appointment to the Illinois State Board of Health. MarketWire

Mi-Co's Mobile-Forms Tablet Solution Spreads From NC Department of Agriculture to VA Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and 5 Other States
Mi-Co, the Mobile Information Corporation, today announced that the highly successful mobile forms project implemented for the NC Department of Agriculture (NCDA) Pesticides Division, using Mi-Forms e-Forms software and Tablets, has now been replicated for the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) Office of Pesticide Services and will soon spread to 5 other states MarketWire

MESL Microwave Ltd Set for International Growth Supported by Epicor ERP

Implant Sciences Advances Global IP Protection With Award of Patent Covering Explosives Trace Detection in Russia
As it continues to increase the global reach of its explosives trace detection equipment, Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it has received the grant of a new patent by the Patent Office of the Russian Federation MarketWire

MModal Inc. (MODL) Investor Lawsuit to Stop Takeover Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that an investor filed a lawsuit in State Court for current stockholders of MModal Inc. (MODL) against directors of MModal Inc. in an effort to stop the proposed takeover of MModal Inc. by One Equity Partners at $14.00 per share. MarketWire

Argentine Photographer Gustavo Jononovich Awarded Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Grant
Selected from a record breaking 262 worldwide submissions, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film announced today that Argentine photographer Gustavo Jononovich has been named the recipient of the Foundation's 2012 Photography Grant, an international award to fund a social documentary photography project. MarketWire

RYU Announces First Athletic Training Facility Partnership to Open the House of RYU in Las Vegas
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, is thrilled to announce the opening of the first House of RYU athletic training center. RYU, in partnership with Shogun MMA, officially opened the Las Vegas House of RYU facility on Monday, July 16th, after undertaking an extensive re-branding MarketWire

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Visits UST Global to Announce IT Innovation Partnership
UST Global®, a leading provider of IT services and solutions for Global 1000 and Fortune 500 enterprises, today announced that Former Mexican President Vicente Fox paid his first-ever visit to the U.S MarketWire

ZBB Energy Retains Three Part Advisors as Investor Relations Counsel
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB) (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced it has retained Three Part Advisors, LLC, a rapidly growing, full-service investor relations ("IR") consulting firm. MarketWire

Epicor and True Value Announce the Expansion of Strategic Alliance

Kaspersky Lab Expands VirtuOz Intelligent Virtual Agent Deployment for Customer Support in the U.S. and Canadian Markets
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) for online marketing, sales, and support, today announced that Kaspersky Lab (, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, has expanded the use of virtual agent support into the U.S. and Canadian markets with the launch of Sasha (http://usa.kaspersky MarketWire

Michael Brown Announced as New CEO of Argentex
Argentex Mining Corporation ("Argentex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ATX)(OTCBB: AGXMF) is pleased to announce the conclusion of an extensive search process and the selection of Michael J. Brown to fill the offices of President and Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1, 2012. MarketWire

MavenWire Introduces LogisticsWired, Oracle Transportation Management in the Cloud
MavenWire, an Oracle Gold Partner with Specialization in Oracle Transportation Management, today announced the launch of LogisticsWired, a cloud-based solution that allows for rapid deployment of Oracle Transportation Management MarketWire

Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. Raw Material Exclusivity Agreement
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FITX), a nutritional supplement company focusing on active lifestyles, announced today that they have signed a supply agreement with Sirovi, LLC. (, one of the world's leading raw material suppliers in cutting edge nutritional ingredients and product formulations MarketWire

Cyclone Power Technologies Completes First Milestone Under U.S. Army Development Program
Cyclone Power Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it has successfully completed the first major milestone under its engine development contract with the U.S. Army / Tank Command (TACOM), and its initial billing to TACOM of approximately $500,000 has been submitted and approved for payment. MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund June 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the June 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) MarketWire

Sunlogics Power Fund Management and Daystar's Eco Energy's Solar Samoa Ltd. Ground Breaking Ceremony for $50 Million Samoan Solar Project
Salamon Group, Inc.'s (OTCQB: SLMU) (PINKSHEETS: SLMU) and Daystar Technologies, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: DSTI) Eco Energy Solutions (Australia) Pty Ltd.'s subsidiary Solar Samoa Ltd. attended the official ground breaking with government officials in Faleolo, Samoa. The first step of this large-scale renewable energy initiative will upon completion, make Samoa the renewable power leader in the Pacific. MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. June 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the June 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Starts Drill Program
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTCBB: SFMI) ($SFMI) announces that the "Sinker Tunnel Drill Program" is underway. Financing, sufficient to allow for the reopening of the Sinker Tunnel and the beginning of an underground drilling program, has been received and further contributions have been pledged for the support of this planned 14 month drilling program MarketWire

Quasar CEO Interviewed by
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QASP) MarketWire

Revolutionary Tracker Enters People Tracking Market
Revolutionary Tracker, LLC, is proud to announce the back-to-school release of a breakthrough line of wearable GPS enabled/3G smartphone trackers and communication devices designed to address the unique requirements of kids, seniors, the cognitively impaired elderly and special needs children MarketWire

Stevens Institute of Technology and mPhase to Partner on Research and Business Opportunities
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) and Stevens Institute of Technology have announced an official agreement to jointly pursue business opportunities with government and industry as well as research and development (R&D) projects. MarketWire

Hilliard Lyons Gains Turnkey Access to PriceMetrix CommissionCheck(TM) Pricing Intelligence Solution and Renews Commitment to ValueOne(TM)
Hilliard Lyons, a full-service financial services firm, recently entered into a multi-year agreement with PriceMetrix Inc., a practice intelligence solutions company that helps wealth management firms and their advisors enhance productivity and increase firm profitability. MarketWire

Emperial Americas Management Discloses Financial Projections for Business Operations -- $28mm in Revenue
Emperial Americas, Inc. (OTCBB: TEXX) today disclosed its financial projections for business operations moving forward. MarketWire

Hitor Poland LLC Secures LOI for Manufacturing Agreement for Panel Housing With Autosan Poland
Hitor Group, Inc. (OTCQB: HITR) (PINKSHEETS: HITR) (BERLIN: HTOG) -- Hitor Poland LLC has secured a Manufacturing Agreement with Autosan Poland ( Autosan is the largest manufacturer of buses in Poland, founded in 1832; they will manufacture the panels for Hitor Poland LLC. President of Hitor Poland Mr MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Sets the Date for Its Second Quarter 2012 Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Costamare Inc. (NYSE: CMRE) announced today that it will release its results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012 after the market closes in New York on Tuesday, July 24, 2012. Following the earnings release, on the following day, Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. EDT, Costamare's management team will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results. MarketWire

Sky Power Solutions (OTCBB: SPOW) Negotiating Major Distribution License
Sky Power Solutions Corp. (OTCBB: SPOW) ( announced today that it is currently negotiating a major distribution license. MarketWire

Stevia Corp. Closes Joint Venture and Technology Agreement With Launch of Stevia Technew Limited
Stevia Corp. (OTCBB: STEV) ("Stevia Corp MarketWire

CasinoFYI Survey Finds 81% of Americans Do Not Support Online Gambling Prohibition
An internet survey conducted on behalf of found that 81% of Americans do not support a nationwide ban on online gambling. MarketWire

Digerati Launches USA Campaign With Beyond Contact Centers
Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGI) (OTCQB: DTGI), an established and award-winning provider of cloud communication services, today announced the launch of a telesales campaign for Verizon with Beyond Contact Centers. The campaign will utilize Digerati's cloud communication system including its newly enhanced USA VoIP service for the outbound telemarketing of consumer products for Verizon. MarketWire

EnergySolutions Announces Consideration of Sale of Its UK/Europe Business
EnergySolutions (NYSE: ES) has announced that it is considering the sale of the company's UK and European business which holds a contract with the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority ("NDA") to manage and operate 22 of the UK's Magnox nuclear reactor fleet. The Company acquired the current Magnox contract in June 2007. MarketWire

Applied Plastics' PTFE Coated Mandrels Block Tubing From Shrinking
Applied Plastics Co., Inc. has a full line of blockers coated with Teflon® (forming mandrels) in stock that maintain tight tolerances on the inside diameter of catheter shafts. MarketWire

Anver Rectangular Vacuum Cups Feature Internal Seal for a Sure Grip
Anver Corporation has introduced a line of rectangular vacuum suction cups for handling long, narrow, heavy loads that cannot be lifted using conventional cups with inadequate contact surfaces. MarketWire

Stafford's Mounting Collars Meet Laboratory Requirements
Stafford Manufacturing Corp. is introducing a full line of stackable tube mounting collars that are offered in stainless steel and plastic for securing tubes to virtually any surface. MarketWire

Nexxo Financial Corporation's Desktop Money Station Set to Transform Underbanked Delivery
With the only industry kiosks offering a full suite of alternative financial services from one user-friendly screen, Nexxo Financial Corporation has been hotly pursued in the past year by banks, credit unions, and retailers. And with the soon-available Desktop Money Station, it is offering providers even more ways to service the underbanked market. MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group Progressing on Development of Lithium Assets
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE) a lithium and alternative energy mining company announced today that matters are progressing in the development of its Chilean lithium assets. MarketWire

Internet Veteran Launches Venture Capital Fund
Scott Savitz, founder and former Chief Executive Officer of, today announced the launch of Data Point Capital, a $50 million venture capital fund, which will be based in Boston but with nationally recognizable investors and advisors. The fund will support new and nascent companies that can be leveraged and scaled on the Internet with great potential for growth and profitability MarketWire

WVT Communications Announces Landmark Decision by New York State Public Service Commission
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY) (the "Company"), the parent company of leading cloud communications pioneers and an independent local exchange carrier ("ILEC"), today announced that in a landmark decision by the New York State Public Service Commission, the Company has been approved to restructure its corporate organization MarketWire

AdColony Wins Mobile Marketing Association's "The Pitch"
AdColony, the leading mobile video ad platform, today announced it was awarded the honor of best "pitch" by the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) MMA New York Forum delegates for innovation in mobile for its proprietary Instant-Play™ technology, delivering high-definition video ads instantly. MarketWire

Robeks Smoothie Franchise Makes It Easier to Add Healthy, Tasty Kale to Diet
The L.A. Times suggests you massage it. TLC advises you to chop and sauteé it. Toss it into salads, says The Sacramento Bee. But smoothie franchise Robeks has found that customers go gaga for kale when you blend or juice it into a cold summer drink. MarketWire

Online Nonprofit Website Built on Drupal Platform Selects Yottaa to Accelerate Web Performance and Accessibility Worldwide
Yottaa, Inc., the cloud performance and security company, announced today substantial results for The Center for Non-Violent Communications (, a global nonprofit organization that serves as a nexus for knowledge and resources about the principles of Non-Violent Communication. Since partnering with Yottaa, CNVC MarketWire

iSatori, Inc. Announces Inauguration of New Commercial Bank Line
iSatori, Inc. (OTCBB: IFIT), a growing, leading supplier of nutritional supplement products through Fortune 500 distributors, announced today the inauguration of a new commercial banking relationship with CoBiz Bank of Denver. Through this relationship, the Company has increased its borrowing capacity under its commercial line of credit by 50% to $1.5 million MarketWire

VX Company Uses CloudBees Platform to Give Back to AIDS Victims in Africa
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced that VX Company, a Netherlands-based provider of IT services to customers around the globe, has selected the CloudBees platform to re-develop their Soweto application into a cloud-based SaaS. The Soweto application was developed by VX Company as a way to give back to the AIDS-ravaged African countries MarketWire

Zultys Recognizes CCI Intellisys of Utah as Elite Sales Performer
Zultys, a premier provider of innovative unified communications solutions that empower businesses to collaborate effectively, today announced that it has named its channel partner CCI Intellisys, a top provider of business communications solutions in Utah, as an Elite Sales Performer MarketWire

BLiNQ Networks Nominated for Telecom Council 2012 SPIFFY Award
BLiNQ Networks, Inc., the pioneer in small cell wireless backhaul solutions, today announced that it has been nominated by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley for the Zephyr Award for Best Mobile Opportunity. The SPIFFY Awards recognize the most outstanding telecommunications start-ups as judged by the members of the Service Providers Forum (SPiF) of the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley MarketWire

Astute Networks Names Len Rosenthal Senior Vice President of Marketing as Demand for Networked Flash Application Performance Acceleration Appliances Experiences Rapid Growth
Astute Networks™, Inc., the leading provider of Networked Flash application performance acceleration appliances, today announced that it has appointed Len Rosenthal as senior vice president of marketing. The announcement follows the company's recent Series B funding round which raised $12 million MarketWire

Crosshair Begins 2012 Drill Program at Juniper Ridge, Wyoming

Quest Oil Announces Corporate Revitalization and Enters $126 Billion Enhanced Oil Recovery Market
Quest Oil Corp (PINKSHEETS: QOIL) announced today the official start of the company's revitalization and the commencement of its new Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Initiative MarketWire

MMRGlobal and VisiInc PLC Announce Major eHealth Record Solution for Australia
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) (MMR) and VisiInc PLC have announced a combined product offering representing an immediate solution within Australia for the Personally Controlled eHealth Record (PCEHR) standard as defined by the government's National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA) MarketWire

CarCharging Announces Proposed Acquisition of 350Green, Potentially Expanding National Footprint for Electric Vehicle Charging Services
Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CCGI), a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, today announced that it has entered into a term sheet to acquire 350Green LLC, an owner and operator of EV charging stations throughout the United States MarketWire

QuickLogic Announces Q2, 2012 Earnings Conference Call
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs) solutions innovator, has scheduled a conference call to discuss the company's earnings results for its fiscal second quarter on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time / 5:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

LiveDeal CEO Issues Letter to Shareholders
LiveDeal, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE), a provider of web-based customer acquisition products and developer of mobile technology solutions for local businesses, issued today a letter to shareholders from President and CEO Jon Isaac. The following letter outlines the Company's recent achievements, strategic business plan and market opportunities for growth. MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields' Mill Tailings Repository Judged "Most Robust Ever Encountered" by World-Class Engineering Firm Knight Piesold
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFIA) (PINKSHEETS: CGFIA) announces that world-class engineering firm Knight Piésold has declared the Company's Mill Tailings Repository design, ". . . stable, low risk and low hazard facility. Furthermore, [sic] the design has been completed in a satisfactory manner and consistent with current engineering practices for mine waste facilities." MarketWire

Buy and Sell With QUICK -- the New App for Anytime, Anywhere Mobile Commerce
Today, QUICK ( launches as a new way for people to sell and buy items using their mobile devices -- across multiple marketplaces, classifieds and social networks -- all in one place MarketWire

Qualys Researchers to Present Groundbreaking Malware Research and Cybercriminal Evasion Techniques at Black Hat USA 2012
Qualys®, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that its researchers will present their latest findings at Black Hat USA 2012, Security B-Sides Las Vegas and Def Con 20 sessions next week in Las Vegas, Nevada MarketWire

Viralheat Launches Industry's Most Comprehensive Free Service for Social Media Management, Publishing and Engagement
Viralheat, the social media management and intelligence company, today announced the general availability of Viralheat Free, the only comprehensive free social media service featuring all-in-one account management, publishing and engagement across Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn MarketWire

Ramtron and Module Technology Form Partnership to Extend Fast Write, Higher Density Memory to Standard RFID Readers
U.S. semiconductor maker Ramtron International Corporation (NASDAQ: RMTR), a leading developer and supplier of low energy semiconductor products and Shenzhen, China-based Module Technology Co. Ltd., a leading supplier of UHF Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) products, today announced that they have entered into a technology partnership MarketWire

Center4(TM) Technology Accelerator to Launch This Fall in NYC
Today, FEGS Health and Human Services, one of the largest and most diversified health and human service organizations in the country, and its subsidiary company, All Sector Technology Group, a provider of advanced technology solutions to the nonprofit sector since 1998, announced the launch of Center4 MarketWire

Janney Enhances Its Managed Accounts Capabilities With the Selection of VestmarkONE
Vestmark today announced the selection of VestmarkONE by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC ("Janney"), a leading, full-service wealth management, financial services and investment banking firm. VestmarkONE will enable Janney to expand its managed accounts capabilities across all programs while improving operational efficiency and compliance oversight. MarketWire

Canarc Resource Corp.: Shareholder Update-Review of Second Quarter and Outlook for Third Quarter, 2012
Bradford Cooke, Chairman and CEO of Canarc Resource Corp. (TSX: CCM)(OTCBB: CRCUF)(FRANKFURT: CAN), is pleased to provide the following review of Canarc's progress in the 2nd Quarter, and its plans for the 3rd Quarter, 2012. MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards Loyalty Program Makes Summer Four Times More Rewarding
Summer is four times sweeter thanks to the Wyndham Rewards® hotel loyalty program which is offering travelers a chance to earn four times the rewards points when they book two or more stays online at participating Wyndham Hotel Group properties. MarketWire

That's Great News Introduces the Lucinda Series of Custom Acrylic Plaques
That's Great News (, a specialty provider of custom laminated plaques for people and organizations featured in newspaper and magazine articles, announced today the introduction of its new Lucinda acrylic line of custom plaques MarketWire

Corvus Gold Begins Phase 2 Mine Development Drill Program and Retains Mine Design Firm for North Bullfrog Project, Nevada
Corvus Gold Inc. (TSX: KOR)(OTCQX: CORVF) ("Corvus" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the start of the Phase 2 mine development activities on the Mayflower deposit at the southern end of the Company's 100% controlled North Bullfrog Project, Nevada (to view Figure 1 click on: MarketWire

Blind Creek Resources Ltd. Exploration Update: Table Mountain & Dominion Creek Projects in Atlin Gold Camp, B.C. and Keno Silver and Yukon Carlin Trend Projects, Mayo District, Yukon
Blind Creek Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BCK) ("the Company" or "Blind Creek") reports that the Blind Creek exploration team is finding visible mineralization on Table Mountain in the Atlin-Tagish region, 15-20 km Northwest of the historic Atlin Gold Camp in Northwest British Columbia, and 43 kilometres south of the Yukon border MarketWire

Amerigo Announces Q2-2012 Production Results
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce production results for the second quarter of 2012 ("Q2-2012") from Minera Valle Central, S.A. ("MVC"), the Company's operations located near Rancagua, Chile. MVC produced 11.57 million pounds of copper and 228,932 pounds of molybdenum in Q2-2012. MarketWire

Promodity Secures $1.5 Million
Promodity, the online campaign optimization company, today announced it has secured $1.5 Million in angel funding to further ongoing product development and marketing. Promodity is also announcing general availability of its comprehensive marketing platform for inbound campaign optimization on-the-fly MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Corporation Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Dynamic Materials Corporation ("DMC") (NASDAQ: BOOM), a diversified provider of industrial products and services and the world's leading manufacturer of explosion-welded clad metal plates, will announce second quarter financial results after the stock market closes on Tuesday, July 31, 2012. MarketWire

PCS Announces the Release of Its Latest Version of the Robotics Education Pack
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc. (OTCBB: PCSV), a leading provider of K-16 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), today announced the release of their Robotics Education Pack version 2.0, complete with newly developed curriculums and software upgrades. MarketWire

New Oracle Report Shows That Organizations Are Accumulating Data at Unprecedented Rates, but Are Falling Short on Turning Data Into Revenue
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Quantum Announces Fiscal First Quarter Results Conference Call
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced that it will issue a news release on its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013, ended June 30, 2012, on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, after the close of the market. The company will hold a conference call to discuss these results. MarketWire

AdSafe Media Announces the Release of Suspicious Activity Ratings
AdSafe Media, the leading global provider of actionable advertising intelligence data for buyers and sellers of digital media, today announced the enhancement of its proactive brand safety solution for advertisers and agencies with a new level of protection: Suspicious Activity Detection (SAD) MarketWire

Help Is ON the Way for Webinar Dummies
ON24, Inc., the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, today announced the launch of Webinars for Dummies, a comprehensive "how-to" guide for the planning and execution of webinars MarketWire

Twonky Teams Up With Video Websites and Mobile Apps to Bring Beamable Content to the Masses
NEWS FACTS: PacketVideo announced that its Twonky™ Beam button will be integrated into Bedrocket, Toon Goggles and U-NEXT's video websites and inside Anywhere Artist mobile app SDK. When watching a video on one of these sites users can click on the beam button to wirelessly transfer the video from their smartphone, tablet or PC to their Internet-connected TV MarketWire

Actiance Integrates With to Help Companies Track and Monetize Social Media Conversations
Actiance (, helping organizations benefit from new forms of communications and collaboration, today announced integration between its Socialite platform and through a connector delivered by Actiance. Socialite is the first social media enablement platform to incorporate CRM data from Salesforce MarketWire

American Commercial Lines Presents Marine Environmental Stewardship Awards to Customers for Safe Handling of Chemicals, Petroleum Products, and Other Liquid Cargoes
American Commercial Lines Inc. ("ACL" or the "Company") recognized 41 customers with its Marine Environmental Stewardship Award on Tuesday, July 17 in Houston, Texas. MarketWire

Elevate Ventures Joins Forces With IdeaCrossing to Expand Reach
Elevate Ventures (, a venture development organization that manages the 21st Century Fund for the Indiana Economic Development Corporation and provides assistance, investment opportunities and other resources to startups, has partnered with IdeaCrossing® (https://www.ideacrossing MarketWire

Rob Springer Joins Cinedigm Software; Susan Wells and Pamela Kelly Elevated to Sr. VPs
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in digital cinema and theatrical technology solutions, announced today that Rob Springer has joined the company's software division as Senior Vice President and Product Manager of Distributor Solutions. The software division also announced the promotion of Susan Wells to Sr MarketWire

San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon Launches Mobile Website to Aid Patients on the Go
Dr. John Hilinski, a facial plastic surgeon in San Diego, has recently announced the launch of a new mobile website for his practice to help assist patients in their search for online care and procedure information. As mobile phones and tablets continue to become an integral part of mainstream culture, Dr MarketWire

Tapingo Secures $3.5 Million Funding From Carmel Ventures
Tapingo, a provider of a mobile commerce platform enabling students to use their phone to order and pay for food and goods at merchants on and around college campuses, today announced that it has secured its first institutional financing round from Carmel Ventures. Carmel has invested $3 MarketWire

Dachis Group Names Dominic Zuccarini as Executive Vice President, Global Sales
Dachis Group, the world's leading social software and solutions firm, today announced the appointment of Dominic Zuccarini as Executive Vice President, Global Sales. Zuccarini joins the Dachis Group management team with over 14 years of sales experience. MarketWire

Microchip Technology Places Front End Equipment Order With BSE Tech
BSE Tech, a Boston Semi Equipment LLC (BSE Group) company, today announced that it has sold diffusion equipment used in front end semiconductor production to Microchip Technology Inc. The equipment will be used in Microchip's Tempe, Ariz. facility to support production of its PIC® microcontrollers. MarketWire

Symantec Advances Mobile Productivity With New Android and iOS Protection Capabilities
Building on its success of facilitating mobility initiatives for enterprise customers, Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced significant mobile portfolio updates to enable secure mobile email deployments, mobile application initiatives and Bring Your Own Device programs MarketWire

HIV- and Oncology Research Expert Professor Gus Dalgleish Joins Clinical Advisory Board Bionor Pharma
Bionor Pharma ASA (OSLO: BIONOR) announced today that the HIV expert from the UK based St. George's University of London, Professor Angus "Gus" Dalgleish is joining Bionor's Clinical Advisory Board (CAB). Professor Dalgleish is a leader in immunology research into HIV and oncology, and his participation on the CAB is expected to add additional depth to a growing list of world experts. MarketWire

Cartera Commerce Named Global 250 Top Private Company for Second Consecutive Year
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of card-linked marketing solutions, today announced that it has been named an AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Company winner for the second consecutive year. Cartera was named to the Consumer Internet category alongside other winners including Living Social, Twitter, Gilt Groupe, and Pinterest. MarketWire

ADP AdvancedMD Unveils iPad App for Medical Practices

Nexsan First to Qualify and Ship Storage Systems With 4TB HGST Enterprise-Class Drives
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of data storage systems, today announced immediate availability of HGST Ultrastar™ 4TB 7,200 RPM enterprise-class drives as an option for all Nexsan NST5000™ Unified Hybrid Storage and E-Series™ SAN storage systems MarketWire

Sleep With a Purpose Partnering With Southern California Mattress Retailers to Help Reduce Homelessness
Homelessness is a growing problem across the United States, particularly in Los Angeles, where the homeless population is rated one of the highest in the country MarketWire

Coupon Express, Inc. (Formerly PSI Corp.) Raises an Additional $348,000 of Convertible Senior Notes and Warrants
Coupon Express, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CPXP) today announced the second closing of a private placement of an additional $348,000 aggregate principal amount of Cumulative Convertible Senior Notes ("Senior Notes") and Warrants to certain investors. The proceeds from this closing, together with the one announced on June 1, 2012, aggregates $1,298,000 MarketWire

Total Safety's Valero-Texas City Location Awarded OSHA's VPP Star Certification for Safety Excellence
Total Safety, a leading global safety services company, today announced that its Valero-Texas City location has been awarded the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's ("OSHA") prestigious Voluntary Protection Program ("VPP") Star Certification for safety excellence in the workplace. This is the fifth such award for Total Safety. MarketWire

Cadence Encounter RTL-to-GDSII Flow Enables Sharp to Achieve 2X Improvement in Turnaround Time
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, announced today that Sharp Corp. has adopted the Cadence® Encounter® RTL-to-GDSII flow to develop its CMOS image sensors, resulting in a 2X faster turnaround time over its previous digital flow MarketWire

ViaWest Strengthens Senior Management Team With Jim Buie
ViaWest, one of the largest privately held data center, cloud computing and managed service providers in North America, today announces the addition of James D. Buie to the company's senior management team. Buie will hold the position of ViaWest's Senior Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis. MarketWire

10 Commandments of Cell Phone Use
While July is National Cell Phone Courtesy Month, proper cell phone etiquette protocols should be top-of-mind year-round. This according to (www.CableOrganizer MarketWire

Scribe Empowers SteelBrick to Go Beyond Integration With Salesforce to Connect With ERP Systems
Even the best sales organizations constantly seek to improve the efficiency of their sales process, and one of the thorniest challenges is streamlining the process by which sales staff gets high-quality, accurate quotes to their customers in a timely manner MarketWire

Jay Preston Joins MILESTONE as VP of Sales
Milestone Technologies, Inc. (MILESTONE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jay Preston as its Vice President of Sales. Preston joins MILESTONE at a time of continued rapid growth, with year over year sales growth expected to reach well into double digits again in 2012 and beyond. MarketWire

ASSIA Announces First Customer in China: China Telecom Jiangsu
ASSIA, Inc., the leading provider of high-performance software tools for dynamic spectrum management (DSM) of digital subscriber line (DSL) networks, today announced an agreement with China Telecom Jiangsu, its first customer in China, to deploy ASSIA DSL Expresse to manage several million DSLs across its regions MarketWire

Gehry Technologies Redefines Online BIM Collaboration for the AEC Industry
Gehry Technologies (GT), a global leader in developing and applying technology to the building industry, today announced the free preview availability of GTeam™, a cloud-based 3D, file management and project collaboration platform purpose-built for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry professionals and building owners MarketWire

Joltin' Joe DiMaggio Forever Stamp Released; Advance Sales Exceed 400K
In the summer of 1941, New York Yankee Joe DiMaggio achieved a legendary 56-game hitting streak obliterating the previous record, and that has gone unchallenged to this day. Seventy-one summers later on the very week Joe completed his hitting streak that captured the nation, the United States Post Office honors DiMaggio's legacy. MarketWire

EFSA issues positive Scientific Opinion on Barry Callebaut's health claim on cocoa flavanols
Barry Callebaut AG /EFSA issues positive Scientific Opinion on Barry Callebaut's health claimoncocoa flavanols. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

GPX Global Systems Mumbai, India Data Center is First Uptime Institute Certified Tier IV Internet Data Center (IDC) in South Asia
GPX Global Systems, Inc. (GPX) has today become the first company in South Asia to secure a Tier IV certification, meeting the maximum reliability level accredited by The Uptime Institute. MarketWire

TiVo to Acquire Leading Platform for Improving TV Advertising Effectiveness Based on Connecting Same TV Household Viewing Data and Purchase Data
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that it has agreed to acquire TRA, Inc., maker of the first and leading platform with the world's largest database that directly links information from the same households as to what viewers watch with what they buy. TRA matches television exposures from 1 MarketWire

Avaya and Carousel Keep Families Connected at World's Largest Ronald McDonald House(R) in Chicago
Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC®-CNI) recently celebrated a significant milestone -- the official opening of the world's largest Ronald McDonald House, located at 211 E. Grand Avenue in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood MarketWire

Avaya Expands Small and Mid-Size Business Communications Capabilities to Simplify and Secure BYOD
New Avaya IP Office 8.1 Solution Enhances Mobility, Centralizes Management and Adds New Security Options Company's Flagship SME Solution Boosts Scalability, Driving Cost-Effective Collaboration for Mid-Sized Companies Techna Glass Selects IP Office 8 MarketWire

Signet Announces $50 Million Increase in Share Repurchase Program to $350 Million
Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet" or the "Company") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $50 million increase in its existing program to repurchase Signet's common shares to $350 million. MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. to Release Second-Quarter Financial Results on Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) will release financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012 before the market open on Tuesday, July 24, 2012. Management will also conduct a conference call to review the Company's financial results and the outlook for 2012. MarketWire

GlobalWise CEO to Be Featured Speaker at World Expo 2012 Conference
GlobalWise Investments, Inc. (OTCBB: GWIV) (OTCQB: GWIV) ( and its wholly owned subsidiary Intellinetics, Inc., a leading-edge technology company focused on the design, implementation and management of cloud-based Enterprise Content Management ("ECM") systems in both the public and private sectors, today announce GlobalWise CEO William J MarketWire

Snipp Announces "Face in the Hole" Beta Test: A Revenue Generating Mobile Photo Sharing Solution
Snipp Interactive Inc., an international provider of mobile marketing solutions listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE: SPN), today announced a beta trial of Face-in-the-Hole, an innovative new photo sharing technology solution to generate revenue MarketWire

Centaurus Diamond Technologies Moves Development Process Forward
Centaurus Diamond Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Centaurus") (OTCBB: CTDT) (OTCQB: CTDT) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Tabco Products Inc. ("Tabco") for the development of its unique Centaurus' Magnatech Diamond Technology process MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2012 Production Results
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (NYSE MKT: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") today announced preliminary second quarter 2012 production results for its Bogoso/Prestea and Wassa/HBB operations. MarketWire

Cooper Holding Names New Counsel
Cooper Holding Corp. (PINKSHEETS: COHO) today announced they have retained Mr. Frank Yates, Jr., of Louisville, Kentucky, as Corporate/Securities Counsel effective July 16, 2012. MarketWire

Voyager Oil & Gas Provides Operations Update
Voyager Oil & Gas, Inc. (NYSE MKT: VOG) (NYSE Amex: VOG) ("Voyager" or the "Company"), an oil and gas exploration and production company with assets primarily in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and Montana with production from Bakken and Three Forks wells, is releasing an operations update. MarketWire

NextGreatPlace Introduces Curated Vacation Service for Discerning Travelers
NextGreatPlace today officially announced its new vacation matchmaking service that combines the high-touch support of an expert travel agent with a sophisticated, yet simple, online search and booking experience MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Kicks Off New "Best Places to Live" Series With Ranking for Social Seekers
Today Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC launches its new "Best Places to Live" five-part series in partnership with Onboard Informatics, ranking the top United States places for lifestyle categories: Social Seekers, Suburbanites, Adventurers, Leisure Lovers and Culture Cravers. MarketWire

Objectivity Launches Global Certification Program for Leading Graph Database InfiniteGraph
Objectivity, provider of the leading object and graph databases, today announced its global certification program for InfiniteGraph, the only commercial graph database able to scale and handle massively distributed real-time data for analysis MarketWire

Heller Consulting Study Shows Most Nonprofits Planning for Constituent Relationship Management (CRM)
Heller Consulting -- a consulting firm that helps nonprofit organizations streamline their operations and maximize their use of software for fundraising and mission management -- today announced the findings of their recent study about how nonprofits are approaching Constituent Relationship Management (CRM). MarketWire

MedHOK Earns 2012 Disease Management Performance Measures Certification
MedHOK, one of the healthcare industry's fastest-growing software companies, announced today that it has achieved Disease Management (DM) performance measures certification for 360Care® software, version 2.56, from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Announces New Chief Operating Officer
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF), ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced the appointment of Patrick Nangle as Chief Operating Officer. MarketWire

Mercuria Grows Its Global Metals Trading Business
Mercuria Energy ("Mercuria", "the Group") grows its global metals trading business. MarketWire

TeleSign Expands Intelligent Authentication Product Suite With PhoneID Contact
TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced the newest product in the PhoneID suite, which helps online businesses block fraud by delivering name and address details based on a phone number MarketWire

Terra Nova Minerals Inc. Announces Signing of Geophysical Data Acquisition Agreement
Terra Nova Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TGC), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Terra Nova Energy (Australia) Pty. Ltd. ("Terra Nova" or the "Corporation"), is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Geokinetics (Australia) Pty. Ltd MarketWire

TVUPack Enables KKTV to Deliver Over 131 Straight Hours of Live Coverage of Colorado Springs Fire
TVU Networks, the global technology leader in portable live electronic news gathering (ENG) broadcast solutions, announced today that KKTV, a CBS affiliate in Colorado Springs, Colo., deployed TVUPack to deliver more than 131 straight hours of live coverage of July's devastating Waldo Canyon fire. MarketWire

CipherCloud Extends Data-at-Rest Encryption to Microsoft Office 365 to Remove Barriers to Enterprise Adoption
CipherCloud, the leader in cloud encryption, today unveiled CipherCloud for Office 365 to eliminate the data privacy, residency, security, and regulatory compliance barriers that have hindered cloud adoption in businesses and government MarketWire

Procera Provides Network Access, Visibility During QUESTnet 2012 Conference
Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the intelligent policy enforcement company, today announced it provided broadband access and network management during this year's Queensland Education, Science and Technology Network (QUESTnet) conference. MarketWire

New Jersey Orthodontist Named Top Dentist
The New Jersey Monthly magazine has unveiled its 2012 list of Top Dentists from across the state. Once again, Dr. Patrick T. Cuozzo has been selected by his peers to join the list as one of the premier orthodontic specialists in New Jersey. Based off a statewide dentist survey and professional advisory board review, only 364 out of more than 6,000 eligible dentists were chosen. Dr MarketWire

King Coal Dethroned by Natural Gas, Shock Waves Continue in Coal Industry, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Natural gas dethroned King Coal in the electricity business, and the shock waves continue to rattle the coal segment of the Metals & Minerals Industry. For the first time since 1973, when the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) (Washington, D.C MarketWire

Hersheypark Implements Precision Dynamics' Smart Band(R) RFID Wristbands for Cashless Point-of-Sale
Precision Dynamics Corporation (PDC), a global leader in automatic wristband identification, announces the implementation of its Smart Band® RFID Wristband System for cashless point-of-sale (POS) at Hersheypark* amusement park in Hershey, PA to improve customer convenience and satisfaction, while boosting profits at the park. MarketWire

CTI Industries Corporation Concludes Working Capital Financing
CTI Industries Corporation (NASDAQ: CTIB), today announced that, on July 17, 2012, the company completed an enhancement to its senior loan facility with BMO Harris and entered into a $5 million subordinated term loan agreement with BMO Equity MarketWire

New Superfood Rich Dominican Recipes From Sublime Samana's Innovative Chef Baez
From traditional nutrient packed dishes like Mangu Dominicano to innovative and inspired creations like Quinoa Hamburgers, the young and highly acclaimed Chef Cristian Baéz of Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences is reinvigorating the Dominican kitchen with delectable superfood dishes. MarketWire

Kerr & Wagstaffe Weigh In on Hacking Class Action Suit
In recent months, computer hacking has compromised the privacy of many consumers who use services from high profile websites that include LinkedIn, eHarmony, Yahoo! and Formspring. Despite the concerns and precautions that these incidents have encouraged, yet another top-level company has encountered a security breach MarketWire

Montlick & Associates: Pedestrians, Cyclists at High Risk for Accident
It is commonly known and accepted that motor vehicles can pose safety risks. Even as auto manufacturers continue to design cars that are increasingly safe and resilient, the risks that arise from careless drivers or highway obstructions are never fully negated MarketWire

Dallas Pastor Ed Young Claims That New Technology May Damage Intimacy of Relationships
Undoubtedly, digital technology has improved the ease with which people communicate. But the possibility that it has compromised some of the value of that communication remains MarketWire

The Bring Your Own Services (BYOS) Paradox
Research conducted by Varonis Systems Inc. (, the leading provider of comprehensive data governance software, has found that while 80 percent of companies do not allow their employees to use cloud based file synchronization services, 70 percent of companies would use these services if they were as robust as internal tools MarketWire

Denmark Looks to Overture and ICOM for Reliable, High-Speed Network Connectivity
Overture, the preferred Carrier Ethernet edge and aggregation partner for service providers and network operators worldwide, today announced telecommunications provider ICOM Networks A/S is deploying its market-leading Ethernet over Copper solutions MarketWire

Vestaron Announces First Product Submission to EPA
Vestaron Corporation announces submission of its first biopesticide to the Biopesticide and Pollution Prevention Division of the US EPA. Their first product, a bioinsecticide derived from natural sources, is targeted at crop-destroying chewing insects. The product submission includes use on vegetables, tree fruit and nuts, vines, turf and other non-crop areas, nurseries as well by homeowners. MarketWire

Tier One US Carrier Selects Openet for Signaling Management
Openet, a global leader of high performance transaction management software for network operators, today announced a tier one U.S. mobile operator has selected Openet Interaction Gateway for signaling optimization, resulting in projected savings of more than $45 million over three years. MarketWire

Apigee Acquires WAC ASL to Deliver Cross-Operator APIs and Cross-Device Mobile App Platform
Apigee today announced that it has acquired the technology assets of WAC (Wholesale Applications Community), a global alliance of leading telecommunications companies focused on creating a unified and open platform for mobile application development MarketWire

REMINDER - Norsk Hydro's second quarter results 2012
Please disregard this reminder should youalready have registered to this event. MarketWire

PGS Q2 2012 Earnings Update: Excellent Performance in All Units: Numbers and Guidance Increased
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA ("PGS" or "theCompany") will present second quarterresults on July 26, 2012. The Company expects to report results which aresignificantly better than current market expectations, driven by excellentperformance in all units. MarketWire

Active Biotech Announce That European Medicines Agency Accepts Start of Scientific Review of the Marketing Authorization Application for Laquinimod in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Active Biotech (NASDAQ OMX NORDIC: ACTI) todayannounced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has completed thevalidationprocess for the marketing authorization application (MAA) of the medicinalproduct laquinimod for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis(RRMS). MarketWire

Game Changers: HTS and O3b to Disrupt Wireless Backhaul via Satellite Market
NSR's newly released Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 6th Edition finds a dramatic long term shift from legacy SCPC and TDMA systems to High Throughput Satellites (HTS) and O3b. The market shift brings threats, as well as opportunities, for market players involved in space segment capacity and end-to-end services along with companies in the equipment segment MarketWire

BrightScope and Target Date Analytics Release Latest Comprehensive Target Date Fund Study
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, together with Target Date Analytics (, the leading independent provider of analysis, theory, and benchmarking of target date funds, today announced the release of Popping the Hood V MarketWire

Ottawa Dental Practice Offers an Educational Website to Help Inform the Community About Oral Health
People are using the internet more and more every day to access vital information. They use it to pay bills, shop, and even to find health care providers. Associated Dental Care has taken notice of this movement and is presenting their informative, user-interactive website to the community. MarketWire

International Minerals Announces Positive Feasibility Study at Goldfield Gold Project, Nevada
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) announces positive results from an independent feasibility study on the Gemfield gold deposit at its 100%-owned Goldfield property in Nevada. MarketWire

Eltek ASA : Presentation of second quarter 2012
The presentation of second quarter 2012 is attached hereto.   This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.   2Q 2012 Presentation Eltek This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

EVRY: Double-digit growth in Sweden and improved profitability in EBITA for the second quarter
(Oslo, 17 July 2012) EVRY ASA reports 3% organic growth in revenue to NOK 3,272 million in the second quarter of 2012. Consolidated operating profit before intangible asset amortisation (EBITA) was NOK 150 million. After adjusting for pension effects of NOK 28 million in the second quarter of 2011, this represents an increase of 9% from the same period in 2011. GlobeNewswire

EVRY ASA Announces Stock Repurchase Program
(Oslo, 17 July 2012) EVRY ASA announced today that it will activate a stock repurchase program. The repurchase program is being carried out in accordance with the authorization to the Board of Directors as resolved at the Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2012 GlobeNewswire

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