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Auxillium's "Positive" Data For Xiaflex Not So Positive Given Severe Side Effects
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AUXL) announced top-line data from a Phase IIIb trial evaluating treatment with Xiaflex for multiple Dupuytren's Contracture cords at one time ACN Newswire

China All Access Strenghthens Leadership in Public and Industry Communication Network Solutions with New Strategic Alliance with ZTE
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Hays Shinjuku: Significant Job Openings Across West Tokyo
Since launch in April 2011, Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK's ("Hays") Shinjuku office has tripled both the number of jobseekers it has placed and its own headcount, serving businesses in the ten wards west of Tokyo, as well as Kanagawa-ken (including Yokohama and Kawasaki) ACN Newswire

Kan Research Institute to Relocate to New Facility Inside International Strategic Innovation Zone
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that its research and development subsidiary KAN Research Institute, Inc ACN Newswire

Eisai Receives Antiobesity Agent Belviq(R) (lorcaserin HC1) NDA from Arena Pharmaceuticals
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that all rights pertaining to the New Drug Application (NDA) (rights as the marketing authorization holder) for the antiobesity agent BELVIQ(R) (lorcaserin HCl) have been transferred to its U.S. subsidiary Eisai Inc. from Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. With the NDA transfer, Eisai Inc. will become the U.S ACN Newswire

Connell Brothers Opens Food Application Facility in Sydney
Connell Brothers, the largest marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and industrial ingredients in Asia-Pacific, has expanded food formulation services for its customers and suppliers in Australia and New Zealand with the opening of a food application facility located in Sydney ACN Newswire

Connell Brothers Invests in Three New Facilities in Asia-Pacific
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Fruit Flies Light the Way for A*STAR Scientists to Pinpoint Genetic Changes that Spell Cancer
By studying fruit flies, scientists at A*STAR's Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) have successfully devised a fast and cost-saving way to uncover genetic changes that have a higher potential to cause cancer. With this new approach, researchers will now be able to rapidly distinguish the range of genetic changes that are causally linked to cancer (i.e ACN Newswire

Panasonic Develops Highly Efficient Artificial Photosynthesis System Generating Organic Materials from Carbon Dioxide and Water
Panasonic has developed an artificial photosynthesis system which converts carbon dioxide (CO2) to organic materials by illuminating with sunlight at a world's top efficiency* of 0.2%. The efficiency is on a comparable level with real plants used for biomass energy. The key to the system is the application of a nitride semiconductor which makes the system simple and efficient ACN Newswire

Mexico Access Launches Its New Website
Mexico Access announces the launch of its new and exciting online booking site specializing in Mexico travel and accommodations, Mexico Access is an online source for booking vacations at preferred rates to popular destinations throughout Mexico MarketWire

BDT Declares Victory in Patent Dispute With Overland, Reports Handel & Associates
BDT Products, Inc. welcomed the public release of Chief Administrative Law Judge Charles Bullock's Initial Determination in Investigation No. 337-TA-746. The Initial Determination details Overland Storage, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: OVRL) failure to prove its case against BDT. Some of the conclusions from the Initial Determination are: MarketWire

Community Bank of the Bay Announces 2012 Second Quarter Earnings
Community Bank of the Bay (OTCBB: CBYAA), a San Francisco Bay Area bank with locations in Oakland, Danville and San Jose, announced operating results for its second quarter ending June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Social Media Sharing During the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremonies Breaks All-Time Record for a Sports or Entertainment Event
With an estimated 4.95 million shares, the 2012 Olympic opening ceremonies became the biggest social sharing activity on record for a sports or entertainment event, surpassing the previous record set during Super Bowl XLVI by 106 percent based on data from AddThis, the world's largest social sharing platform used by over 14 million web domains and reaching 1.3 billion users each month MarketWire

NFL Superstar Victor Cruz Debuts First Book on New York Times Best Seller List
IMG Worldwide, the sports, entertainment and media company, announced today that client Victor Cruz, Super Bowl-winning wide receiver for the New York Giants, released a new book, Out of the Blue, which debuted at No. 13 on the New York Times Best Seller list for the week of August 5, 2012. MarketWire

Little Rock Huntington Learning Center Joins Arkansas Commitment to Offer ACT Prep
Huntington Learning Center of Little Rock recently partnered with Arkansas Commitment -- a nonprofit leadership development program for African-American students in central Arkansas -- to offer ACT preparation for 40 high school students. MarketWire

Digital Map Products' CEO to Discuss the Future of Real Estate Mapping at Inman News' Real Estate Connect Conference
Digital Map Products (DMP) is excited to announce that its President and CEO, Jim Skurzynski, will be a panelist at Inman News' upcoming Real Estate Connect Conference in San Francisco, CA. This industry leading conference, which attracts the real estate industry's most influential leaders, decision makers, innovators and experts, will take place August 1st - 3rd. MarketWire

Chai-Na-Ta Corp.-Final Distribution on Shares
Chai-Na-Ta Corp. (OTCBB: CCCFF) (the "Corporation") announced that following payments of the Corporation's liabilities, Cdn$10,166,560 remains for distribution to shareholders of the Corporation. This results in a final distribution of Cdn$0.293 per common share, based on a total of 34,698,157 common shares outstanding. MarketWire

Treasure State Bank Reports Second Quarter 2012 Operating Results
Treasure State Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: TRSU), a Montana chartered community bank, today announced: MarketWire

Acura Pharmaceuticals Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACUR), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing products intended to address medication abuse and misuse, announced today financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Shift4 and FoundryLogic Partner to Provide Mobile POS Solutions to Retail Pro Users
Shift4 Corporation, the world's largest independent payment gateway, today announces a partnership with mobile POS pioneer FoundryLogic. The joint solution provides ultimate flexibility and security to users of Retail Pro versions 8 and 9 to accept payments when and where their business needs dictate. MarketWire

Internet Patents Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Internet Patents Corporation (NASDAQ: PTNT) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay LNG Partners (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP) plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 before market open on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) (NYSE: TNK) plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 before market open on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

Teekay Offshore Partners Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Offshore Partners (Teekay Offshore or the Partnership) (NYSE: TOO) plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 before market open on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

Teekay Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call
Teekay Corporation (Teekay or the Company) (NYSE: TK) plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 before market open on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

WPCS Reports 4th Quarter and FY2012 Results
WPCS International Incorporated (NASDAQ: WPCS), a leader in design-build engineering services for communications infrastructure, today announced financial results for the fiscal year 2012 fourth quarter ended April 30, 2012. Excluding the Trenton Operations, the remaining operation centers posted a slight EBITDA loss of approximately $58,000 compared to an EBITDA loss of $2 MarketWire

Kona Grill Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, reported results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Sarepta Therapeutics to Present Company Overview at the Wedbush PacGrow Life Sciences Management Access Conference
Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT), a developer of innovative RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that it is scheduled to present at the 2012 Wedbush PacGrow Life Sciences Management Access Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Chris Garabedian, Sarepta's President and CEO, will be the presenter. MarketWire

Active Power Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW), manufacturer of continuous power and infrastructure solutions, reported results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Anadarko Announces Second-Quarter Results
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced a second-quarter 2012 net loss attributable to common stockholders of $380 million, or $0.76 per share (diluted). These results include certain items typically excluded by the investment community in published estimates. In total, these items decreased net income by approximately $804 million, or $1 MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Reports Second Quarter and Half Year Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2012
Danaos Corporation ("Danaos") (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, today reported unaudited results for the period ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

UniPixel Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films to the touch screen, flexible printed electronics, lighting and display markets, reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

SMTP, Inc. Reports Q2 2012 Financial Results, Quarterly Dividend
SMTP, Inc. (OTCBB: SMTP), a global email marketing and delivery provider, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012, and declared a quarterly dividend payable on August 31, 2012. MarketWire

Chad M. Pinson Named Managing Director at Stroz Friedberg
Stroz Friedberg LLC, a global digital risk management and investigations firm, announced that Chad M. Pinson has been named Managing Director. MarketWire

'Broken Treaty' Recounts Real-Life Rescue of Kidnapped Boy
In his new book, "Broken Treaty" (, Steve Fenton recounts the frustrating lack of governmental help -- and the dramatic rescue that ensued -- after his son was abducted and taken to Mexico. MarketWire

Plan B Reveals "ILL MANORS"; Brit Award-Winning Artist Sets US Release; Album Debuts at #1 in the UK This Week and Also Serves as Soundtrack to Self-Penned Directorial Film Debut; "ILL MANORS" Arrives on August 21st
Atlantic Records has announced the US release of "ILL MANORS," the new album from Plan B. The album arrives in stores and at all US DSPs on August 21st. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) PV Elite(R) 2012 Webinar on July 31st to Demonstrate New Expansion Joint Calculations, European Structural Steel Database and Other Enhancements
Intergraph will host a webinar on July 31, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. CT on PV Elite 2012 Release 1, with demonstrations on new expansion joint calculations for u-shaped and toroidal bellows and local stresses according to EN-13445 rules for unfired pressure vessels MarketWire

Woodbridge Closes SPT-L2 Capital Transaction
Woodbridge International is pleased to announce the recapitalization of its client, Surface Preparation Technologies, Inc. (SPT), by L2 Capital, a private equity firm. MarketWire

New Survey Finds Consumers More Trusting of Sharing Information With Retailers Than Social Networks
The e-tailing group and MyBuys, Inc. today announced results of a joint online survey of 1,000 consumers that examines the evolving relationship between consumers, retailers, and social media. The survey found that consumers are more comfortable sharing data with retailers than they are with social networks, especially if it enhances the shopping experience. MarketWire

New York Times Bestselling Author C.J. Box -- Whose Latest Joe Pickett Novel "Force Of Nature" Debuted at #3 on the NYT List -- Will Be a Guest of Honor at the 7th Annual Killer Nashville Conference
Killer Nashville (, the premier conference for mystery, thriller and crime fiction authors and fans, is pleased to announce New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box ( as one of its three guests of honor at its seventh annual event, which takes place August 23-26, 2012 at the Hutton Hotel in Downtown Nashville. MarketWire

House Plans and More Expands to Google+
HDA, Inc., a leading publishing, merchandising and distribution company, as well as premier home plan provider, is excited to announce they have expanded their social media efforts to Google+ to promote their house plan website, Google+, a social network launched June 28, 2011, is expected to hit 400 million users by the end of 2012 MarketWire

Tracking Assets With Smartphones and Pre-Printed QR Labels
Skycore LLC, developers of the commercial 'codeREADr' barcode scanning app (, today announced offering databases of random, unique QR barcodes pre-printed on rolls of low-cost, sticky labels MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting Announces Karen Abramson as New CEO for CCH in North America
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting, the globalleader in tax, accounting and audit solutions, today announced theappointmentof Karen Abramson as President & CEO of CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business,effective September 2012 MarketWire

Versatile Recognized by Hewlett-Packard for Superior Customer Expertise
Versatile Communications Inc., an accomplished consulting company helping IT organizations solve business problems through technology integration, today announces they have been honored by Hewlett-Packard (HP) as an HP Converged Infrastructure Solutions Specialist. MarketWire

e-Nabler Announces Certification of Ingenico's iSMP Mobile Payment Sled for iOS Devices on Its eMobilePOS(R) Mobility Suite Enabling EMV Chip & PIN Transactions
e-Nabler Corporation, developer of cloud-based software-as-a-service market providing mobile business solutions -- including payment processing, has announced the certification of Ingenico's iSMP mobile payments sled for iPod and iPhone with its full-feature mobile point-of-sale App eMobilePOS enabling merchants to execute EMV Chip & PIN payment transactions in the U.S. MarketWire

Eversync Launches New Comprehensive Partner Program to Fuel the Growth of the Company's Channel
Eversync, developer of total data protection solutions, today announced the unveiling of its new partner program which offers compelling benefits, resources, and rewards for the rapidly increasing base of Eversync partners. The Eversync partner program was developed to expand Eversync's channel by offering partners a full range of opportunities to maximize revenues MarketWire

WVT Communications Group to Report Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Conduct Conference Call on August 10, 2012
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY) (referred to as WVT Communications Group), the parent company of leading cloud communications pioneers, will release financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012, on Friday, August 10, 2012, at 8:00 a.m. eastern and will conduct a conference call on the same day at 9:00 a.m. eastern. MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Announces Strong Second Quarter Earnings
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. ("Company"), the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank, (NASDAQ: PBHC) announced reported net income of $721,000 and basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.24 for the three-month period ended June 30, 2012, compared to net income of $587,000 and basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.19 for the same period in 2011 MarketWire

Caribbean Casino & Gaming Opens Escrow on 184 Room Resort
Caribbean Casino Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ), "the Company," is pleased announce that it has signed a sales agreement to purchase a resort complex in Puerto Plata, D.R. MarketWire

CFA Commentary on Sunshine Biopharma, Inc. (OTCBB: SBFM) (, an investor research portal specializing in sector research including biotech and pharma stocks, issues CFA commentary by Patrick J. Murphy of Murphy Analytics LLC, on Sunshine Biopharma Inc. (OTCBB: SBFM) and its lead anti-cancer compound, Adva-27a. MarketWire

First Financial Corporation Reports 2nd Quarter 2012 Results
First Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: THFF) today announced results for the six and three months ended June 30, 2012. Net income of $16.1 and $8.7 million for the six and three months, respectively, compares to $17.2 and $8.4 million for the same periods of 2011. Return on assets for the six and three months ended June 30, 2012 was 1.11% and 1.20%, respectively, compared to 1.38% and 1 MarketWire

Steve De La Pena Joins Zephyr Real Estate as Vice President of Strategic Services
Steve De La Peña has been named Zephyr Real Estates' new Vice President of Strategic Services. De La Peña brings extensive career coaching and training expertise to the firm, and his focus will be business development and growth, both for agents in expanding their own business as well as for the company as a whole. MarketWire

The Talent Board Welcomes JIBE as Sponsor of the Candidate Experience Awards
The Talent Board, a non-profit organization focused on the elevation and promotion of a quality candidate experience, today announced that JIBE, Inc., a software company that provides consumer-facing recruiting solutions to enterprises, joins the growing list of 2012 Candidate Experience Awards (CandEs) sponsors MarketWire

Matchbox Twenty Reveal "She's So Mean"; New Video to Debut Today on YouTube; "She's So Mean" Heralds Multi-Platinum Superstars' First All-New Collection in a Decade; "NORTH" Arrives Everywhere on September 4th
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the world premiere of the companion video to their electrifying new single, "She's So Mean." The clip -- directed by Rich Lee (Eminem, Norah Jones, -- debuts today Monday, July 30th at 1pm EDT/10 am PDT on the music home page of YouTube MarketWire

Issuer Direct Corporation to Host Second Quarter Conference Call on Monday, August 6, 2012
Issuer Direct Corporation (OTCBB: ISDR) today announced that it will host its second quarter financial results conference call on Monday, August 6, 2012 at 11:15 a.m. Eastern Time (EDT). Brian R. Balbirnie, Chief Executive Officer, and Wes Pollard, Chief Financial Officer, will deliver prepared remarks and conduct a brief question and answer session MarketWire

Ericksson Physician Search Notices Trend in Doctor Relocation
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - July 30, 2012) -  An Atlanta-based physician search firm has seen a new trend emerge concerning why doctors choose to relocate. Ericksson Physician Search teamed with the American Medical Group Association (AMGA) earlier this year to conduct their inaugural study of "Top Motivators for Physician Relocation." MarketWire

Modular Probe System Addresses Multiple Challenges While Protecting Investment
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading expert at enabling precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, today introduced its modular MPS150 manual probe station with six application-specific packages dedicated to enabling high-accuracy measurements using best-known methods in RF, mmW, and I-V/C-V measurement, failure analysis, and high-power device characterization MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Introduces a Brand New Phase at The Ranch in Lathrop
Offering attainable opportunities for homeownership, The Ranch by William Lyon Homes continues to captivate buyers who want an incredible value in livable, lovable Lathrop. With the latest selection of homes nearly selling out within days, The Ranch is releasing a new phase to accommodate the overwhelming demand for a brand new single-family home MarketWire

Onesource Water Announces Acquisition of RefresH2O
ONESOURCE WATER, a leading provider of bottleless water cooler systems, is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of RefresH2O, also a provider of bottleless water coolers in Austin and Dallas, Texas MarketWire

dmexco 2012: Global Summit of Digital Industry
Under the motto "The Digital Transformation: Shaping Models - Creating Business" the dmexco Conference 2012 is setting new standards and bringing the most innovative leading executives and heads of the global marketing, media and creative industry together MarketWire

DataCore Software and VirtualSharp Software Announce Partnership to Deliver Disaster Recovery Assurance

Jingit Welcomes Former Walmart Senior Executive, John Fleming, to Its Board of Advisors
Jingit (, the first company to instantly reward consumers with cash for engaging with their favorite brands either on-line or at their favorite retailer, today announced that John Fleming has joined the company's Board of Advisors MarketWire

Final Phase Now Under Construction at The Enclave Within Paradise Valley
Homebuyers who have been waiting to purchase at The Enclave's luxury fairway neighborhood can't afford to wait much longer. With construction underway on the final residences and completion dates currently anticipated for November, now is the right time for buyers to pick a favorite floorplan and celebrate the holidays with family and friends in their beautiful new home at The Enclave MarketWire

Solvista Gold Corporation and Tolima Gold Inc. Sign Definitive Agreement to Consolidate a Portion of their Mining Properties in the Middle Cauca Gold Belt of Colombia
Solvista Gold Corporation ("Solvista") (TSX VENTURE: SVV)(OTCQX: SVVZF) and Tolima Gold Inc. ("Tolima") (TSX VENTURE: TOM) are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement ("the Agreement") to consolidate a portion of their properties in the Middle Cauca Gold Belt of Colombia, in accordance with a binding letter of intent dated April 29, 2012. MarketWire

Premier Holding Corp. Closes Acquisition of Active ES Lighting Controls, Inc. Key Assets
Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) (the "Company") is proud to announce today the closing of an acquisition with Active ES Lighting Controls, Inc. ("AES"), whereby the Company acquired AES's intellectual property including patents, trademarks and website. PRHL's wholly owned subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc MarketWire

Britons Flock to the Sun for August Bank Holiday
Brits looking to travel over the August Bank Holiday are going in search of sea, sand and culture., the UK's leading online deals publisher, has seen a huge increase in people searching for beach breaks over the August Bank Holiday period. MarketWire

Investment Shift for Algae Biofuels, Market to Grow 43.1% Annually Through 2015: SBI Bulletin
Buoyed by public and private R&D, industry investment from the public and private sectors, fossil fuel prices, and general regulatory support, algae biofuels technologies are ripe for double-digit growth potential over the short term. According to a recent SBI Bulletin by heavy industry and energy research publisher SBI, algae biofuels will post a compound annual growth rate of 43 MarketWire

Sophos Offers Free Anti-Virus App for Android Users
As part of its Complete Mobile Security initiative, Sophos has announced the availability of Sophos Mobile Security, a free lightweight anti-virus app that protects Android devices against malware, privacy issues and hardware loss -- without reducing performance or battery life. Sophos Mobile Security is available for free download from Google Play at MarketWire

RTX Wi-Fi Modules and Test Equipment for DECT, VoIP and Wi-Fi Designs Available at Symmetry Electronics
Symmetry Electronics, a leader in design-focused semiconductor distribution, today announced the expansion of its distribution agreement with RTX to now include the RTX RF test chambers/equipment, development/evaluation tools and ultra low power Wi-Fi modules based on an ARM Energy Micro Gecko MCU and Qualcomm Atheros AR4100 Wi-Fi SiP. MarketWire Unveils New Range of Glass Cremation Urns is pleased to announce the launch of the new series of glass cremation urns ( that caters to the growing needs of people who are looking for some classy and stylish cremation urns for their beloved ones. This series brings about a fresh perspective to the way one wishes to treat their loved one's memory for years with love and sentiments. MarketWire

Pivot 2012 Announces Session Topics Designed to Help Brands Succeed in Social Era
Pivot, the only conference that delivers the insight and strategies to drive top brands and agencies toward success in a business landscape altered by Social Consumers, today unveiled its initial content line-up around the 2012 theme: From Social Brands to Social Business. MarketWire

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) and GoldLand Holdings Co. (GHDC) Provide Details on Their Respective Shareholders' Meetings
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTCBB: SFMI) and GoldLand Holdings Co. (OTCBB: GHDC) will be having their respective annual 2011-2012 shareholders' meetings, at Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s Diamond Creek Mill Facility, 14877 Silver City Road, Murphy, Idaho 83650. MarketWire

ExcelAire Expands Fleet: Adds Three Private Jets
Continuing its fleet expansion, ExcelAire today announced the addition of three private jets, including a Cessna Citation Sovereign, Learjet 60 and a Gulfstream GIII. ExcelAire is one of the nation's leading private jet charter and aircraft management companies. MarketWire

Canadian and U.S. Grain Sectors Prepare for New Marketing Environment
Wheat, durum, and barley producers in Canada and the United States are asking important questions about cross-border trade following the removal of the mandatory marketing requirement for western Canadian farmers on August 1. A new website, launched today by a working group of Canadian and U.S. non-profit and trade organizations, hopes to provide some answers. MarketWire

EnerNOC Hires Compliance Leader
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that it has appointed Thomas Birmingham to the position of Director of Regulatory Compliance MarketWire

National Risk Retention Association Conference to Focus on Issues Affecting Purchasing Groups
The National Risk Retention Association (NRRA) will focus on issues affecting Purchasing Groups (PG) in its annual conference, October 9-11, 2012 in Washington, DC. MarketWire

Luna Park at Coney Island Launches Premiere TV Campaign
Top U.S. amusement park, Luna Park at Coney Island, announces the launch of its first-ever television advertising campaign, titled "Luna Park Plays in New York City MarketWire

Dollar Bank First to Bring Video Teller Services to Pittsburgh
Dollar Bank begins operating new video teller services, known as Personal Teller Machines (PTM), at the North Hills and Virginia Manor Offices today. Each facility has a drive-up PTM and a lobby PTM operating from 8:00 AM until 10:00 PM, Monday through Saturday. MarketWire

ADTHEORENT's "2nd Generation" Mobile Ad Platform Continues Strong Growth
ADTHEORENT, Inc. (, the creator and operator of the world's first Intelligent Real Time Bidding (iRTB)-enabled mobile ad network, today announced a significant milestone for its rapidly growing mobile ad delivery platform. ADTHEORENT's platform reach has expanded to include more than 20,000 inventory sources, representing a 50% increase over the last six months. MarketWire

Medifocus, Inc. Obtains Newly Allowed Patent and an Extensive Intellectual Property Portfolio as Part of the Recently Announced Asset Purchase With Boston Scientific Covering Prolieve(R) for the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
Medifocus, Inc. (OTCQX: MDFZF) (PINKSHEETS: MDFZF) (TSX VENTURE: MFS) announced today that it has obtained a newly allowed patent and an extensive intellectual property portfolio of 50 patents as part of the recently announced asset purchase of Prolieve® from Boston Scientific for the treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). MarketWire

Bal Harbour Shops' Sales Continue to Sizzle
The weather isn't the only thing hot about South Florida. MarketWire

Youth N.O.W. of Watsonville Receives Support
Silicon Valley-based firm Labhart Miles Consulting Group, Inc. named Youth N.O.W. to receive $1,000 as the fourth installment of their $10,000 Charity Initiative, which will run through December 2012. A new charity will be selected to receive Labhart Miles' gift each month in honor of the firm's 10th anniversary. MarketWire

Shinedown Score Sixteenth #1 With "Unity"; Multiplatinum Rock Band Tops the Rock Radio Charts With Their Latest Single; Non-Stop Live Schedule Includes Headline Tour and Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival
Atlantic recording group Shinedown continues to make rock radio history as their latest single, "Unity," ascends to the #1 at Active Rock radio outlets nationwide. The track's phenomenal success marks the sixteenth chart-topper of the multiplatinum band's illustrious career and eighth consecutive #1 at the format. MarketWire

Intrix Introduces Recurring Payments for Payment Gateway
Intrix Technology, Inc. (Intrix), a provider of integrated payment processing solutions and services for processors, agents, ISOs, enterprises and retailers, today announced it has added a Recurring Payments module to its payment gateway platform. The new module supports subscription, membership and "card on file" functionality. MarketWire

AirTouch(R) Communications' Directors Purchase Shares in Open Market
AirTouch® Communications (OTCQB: ATCH) (OTCBB: ATCH) (, a supplier of innovative wireless telecommunications devices, has announced that President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Hide Kanakubo and J. Steven Roush, Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee, have each purchased shares of the company's stock in the open market. Mr MarketWire

Fake Out: Golf Group's Anti-Counterfeiting Campaign Leads to Seizure of Thousands of Fakes in Recent Raids
The U.S. Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group today announced the completion of another successful raid of an extensive China-based counterfeit operation resulting in the seizure of nearly 5,000 fake golf products. In total, the group has worked with Chinese officials to identify and seize more than 12,000 counterfeit products during 2012. MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Secures 15 New Higher Education Institutions for Its Campus OneCard(TM) System Solution
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY) Campus Solutions division has increased its higher education client portfolio by signing 15 new colleges and universities for its Campus OneCard™ System, a robust campus management system and multi-functional campus ID card. With a combined enrollment of more than 106,000 students, the colleges and universities include: MarketWire

Global Technologies Group Update on Meetings Held in Butte, Montana and Acquisition of MSE Technology Applications Inc.
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) James Fallacaro, President of Global Technologies Group and Global Technology Holdings, Inc., met in Butte over three days for meetings held with the representatives of Butte, the state and the federal government of Montana to discuss what Mr. Fallacaro's plans are for both the acquisition of MSE and his business plans for the coming year MarketWire

Superfine Printing Now Near Jacob Javits Convention Center for Ultimate Event Convenience
Every business owner knows the feeling of racing to meet a deadline and get ready for a trade show while running to the printer for last minute flyers and posters. Superfine Printing is now offering an alternative to the mad rush with their prime location right near the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan, home to some of the largest trade shows in every industry, year-round. MarketWire

Dental Hunters Relaunches, Offers More Than Just Dental Job Postings
Dental Hunters,, a dental job posting website, has relaunched with a new mission and capabilities. Instead of being just a dental job board for dental employers to advertise job openings, Dental Hunters now allows dental employers to conduct asynchronous video interviews using Dental Hunters Connect. MarketWire

1ST Constitution Bancorp Reports a 57% Increase in Net Income for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2012
1ST Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ: FCCY), parent company of 1ST Constitution Bank, reported net income of $1.3 million, or $0.25 per diluted common share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, a 57% increase above the $829 thousand in net income, or $0.16 per diluted common share, reported for the second quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Insuring Your Home Business
Entrepreneurship has been celebrated and admired throughout history. More often than not, such ventures have had humble beginnings, starting off in their homes. Not much has changed since then, but something to keep in mind is to never assume that just because your small business is being run out of your home that your insurance policy will protect you MarketWire

North Bay Resources Issues Shareholder Update
North Bay Resources Inc MarketWire

EncounterCare Solutions Subsidiary, CyberFuels, Acquires Certain Assets of AlternaFuels
EncounterCare Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECSL) announced today that its subsidiary, CyberFuels, Inc., has acquired certain assets from AlternaFuels, Inc. AlternaFuels, Inc. has commercialized a fuel product designed to replace the current formulation of gasoline. The proprietary patent-pending gasoline replacement product was developed over several years MarketWire

S Squared Technologies Launches Turn It Up to 10
S Squared Technologies, the innovative online company that brought you is proud to introduce their latest internet endeavor -- is a new site committed to providing the internet community with the ability to buy and/or sell goods and services for either 5 or 10 dollars MarketWire

Worldwide Food Services (WFSV) to Open Two New Offices
WORLDWIDE FOOD SERVICES, INC. (Worldwide Food Services) (PINKSHEETS: WFSV) announced today the Company will open offices in Santiago, Chile for the Disaster Relief International subsidiary and in Mexico City, Mexico for the new Commodities Division. MarketWire

ClearSign Combustion Corporation Second Quarter Results Conference Call Announcement
ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR) invites you to a conference call discussing the release of the Company's results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. The conference call will be held on Monday, August 6 at 4:30 PM Eastern Time. MarketWire

A.T. Kearney Global Study Finds That Global Capital Project Spending Has Returned to Pre-Recession Levels
Today A.T. Kearney released a report, "ExCap II: Top-Level Thinking on Capital Projects," a study of best practices in managing capital projects across their entire life cycles. This is the second edition of the study MarketWire

Magellan eXplorist 310 and 510 TOPO! GPS Special Editions Deliver Best-in-Class Total Hiking Solution
Magellan, a leader of innovative GPS devices for vehicles, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, today announced the new Magellan® eXplorist® 310 and eXplorist 510 TOPO! Editions to give hikers a best-in-class total navigation solution featuring National Geographic's TOPO!, the most detailed outdoor recreation topographic maps of the U.S MarketWire

Logicplant Upgrades Program Shifting Function in uZard Pop, Mobile PC Remote Control Solution
Having globally launched the Android version of uZard Pop, a mobile PC remote control solution that is installed with the industry-first Wake On WAN function, Logicplant said it upgraded the Web browser shifting function in uZard Pop. MarketWire

Avaya Positioned as a Visionary in Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure
Magic Quadrant reflects growing demand for unified wired and wireless access solutions Avaya, a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions and services, today announced that the company has been positioned as a Visionary in Gartner's recently published 2012 Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure MarketWire

Xirrus Wi-Fi Designer -- Protecting Your Wi-Fi Networking Investment From Rip-and-Replace
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced the availability of their Wi-Fi Designer™ application. The Wi-Fi Designer application provides criteria-based design for planning wireless networks that match the specific signal level and band (5GHz/2.4GHz) requirements of mobile devices such as iPads, laptops and smart phones MarketWire Discovers President Obama Related to First Documented Slave in America
A research team from (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, has concluded that President Barack Obama is the 11th great-grandson of John Punch, the first documented African enslaved for life in American history. Remarkably, the connection was made through President Obama's Caucasian mother's side of the family. MarketWire

BIOLASE Conference Call: 2012 Second Quarter, Six-Month Results
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the world's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced today that the Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, August 8th, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss its operating results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012, and to answer questions. The Company's results release will be distributed at approximately 4:05 p.m MarketWire

ACR - Alpine Capital Research Releases Letter Sent to Calamos Asset Management, Inc. Board
Alpine Investment Management (d/b/a/ Alpine Capital Research (ACR)) is a registered investment advisor whose clients are beneficial holders of approximately 5.1% of the public float of Calamos Asset Management, Inc., ("Calamos" the "Company" or "CLMS"). ACR today issued the following to shareholders of CLMS. MarketWire

Shippers Warehouse Earns PepsiCo-Frito-Lay Service Award -- Again!
Team DCA member Shippers Warehouse today announced that its team has, for a second consecutive year, been awarded the prestigious PepsiCo-Frito-Lay Service Award. Presented at the recent 14th Annual Contract Manufacturing Meeting in Plano, TX, the award recognizes Shippers' accomplishments during the 2011 calendar year. The award was based on criteria including 99 MarketWire

Healthcare Institutions Increasingly Rely on Bradford Networks to Secure BYOD Initiatives
Bradford Networks, the best choice to enable secure network access for corporate issued and personal mobile devices, today announced that more than 30 healthcare organizations have implemented its Network Sentry solution to address security issues fueled by the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon MarketWire

Sheffield School Launches Alumni Association With Exclusive Benefits for Graduates
On July 30th, the Sheffield School answered the calls of thousands of graduates when they launched the Sheffield School Alumni Association. For the first time, graduates all over the world will be invited to join a private online community developed especially for them. MarketWire

InterSystems Recognized by SD Times for Innovation and Leadership in Database Technologies
InterSystems Corporation, a global provider of advanced technologies for breakthrough applications, today announced it was named one of the software industry's top 100 innovators by SD Times. This is the fourth consecutive year that the editors of SD Times have recognized InterSystems in the annual software industry ranking. MarketWire

New York Institute of Photography Launches Alumni Association for NYIP Graduates
On July 30th, the New York Institute of Photography answered the calls of thousands of graduates when they launched the NYIP Alumni Association. For the first time, NYIP-certified photographers all over the world will be invited to join a private online community developed especially for them. MarketWire

Kavaliro Receives Dual Recognition as Top Place to Work in Florida
Leading the way in fostering a positive and rewarding workplace, national staffing firm Kavaliro is honored to receive awards for Orlando Business Journal's Best Places to Work and Florida Trend's 2012 Best Companies to Work For. 100 companies made the Florida Trend list, Kavaliro placed second overall in the midsized category. MarketWire

Reliance High Tech to Resell VidSys Physical Security Information Management Software
VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that allows organisations to resolve business and security situations in real time, announced today that Reliance High Tech, a leading independent systems integrator that specialises in integrated electronic and software-driven security services and solutions, will resell the VidSys PSIM software MarketWire

ezEvent Previews New Event Management Platform at Ticket Summit(R) Conference
ezEvent, a new sub-division of TicketNetwork®, unveiled a new event management product at Ticket Summit® 2012 in Las Vegas. The ezEvent event management system is a website that allows event organizers to create, plan, sell tickets, and publicize events of any size. MarketWire

Humor Website 9GAG Ups the Ante for Fun, Launches New Mobile App and Receives $2.8 Million in Seed Funding
9GAG, the world's largest and fastest growing online comedy community, today announced a new mobile app for its wildly popular irreverent and hilariously funny content MarketWire

Storage Solution Delivers Superior "SaaS" Automotive Applications ASA Clients
Winchester Systems Inc., a leading data storage solutions provider, today announced that they deployed a solution at ASA Automotive Systems, a leading supplier of licensed and hosted software solutions for automotive retailers and wholesalers MarketWire

Tektronix Introduces Silver Care Service Packages
Tektronix Inc., the world's leading manufacturer of oscilloscopes, has announced the introduction of new Silver Care Packages to the popular line of service plans offered by the company. Silver Care Packages extend the standard warranty to five years on a wide range of Tektronix instruments MarketWire

Qualstar Announces It Is Exiting the Touchless Mouse and Touchless Pointing Technology Market
Qualstar® Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK) today announced end-of-life for Topo Jojo® the Touchless Mouse. The company also announced that it is withdrawing from the touchless pointing technology market effective immediately to focus all resources on its core storage and power supply product groups. This patented technology is available for licensing. MarketWire

Green Planet Signs Settlement Agreement
Green Planet Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GNPG) announced today that it has negotiated a Settlement Agreement and Mutual Release with ACE American Insurance (ACE) effective July 31, 2012. The impact of this Agreement is very significant and is summarized as follows: MarketWire

OCZ Technology's New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility Achieves ISO 9001: 2008 Certification
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, today announced that the company's new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Taipei, Taiwan has achieved ISO 9001: 2008 certification from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) MarketWire

Aeolus Pharmaceuticals Announces AEOL 10150 Diminishes Oxidative Stress and Nerve Damage Following Exposure to Nerve Agent
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

MMRGlobal 2nd Quarter Momentum Led by New Personal Touch Service
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that the Company has ended the second quarter with significant momentum from Personal Health Record products and services sign-ups as a result of the launch of its Personal Touch Concierge Service and the success of its Rapid Revenue Program MarketWire

RenuEn Corporation Issues Corporate Update
RenuEn Corporation (PINKSHEETS: RENU), a rapidly expanding renewable energy roll up company focused on solar, wind and geothermal energy solutions, is pleased to announce that the Company has secured a 50 MGW Solar project in Pakistan through its pending acquisition of Team Energy, Inc MarketWire

ZBB Energy Announces Successful Commissioning of Its ZBB EnerSystem(TM) for the Illinois Institute of Technology's "Perfect Power" Micro Grid Project

New Published Paper Shows Efficacy of Lpath's Anti-LPA Antibody, Lpathomab, in Spinal Cord Injury Models
Lpath, Inc. (OTCQB: LPTN), the industry leader in lipidomics-based therapeutics, has brought scientists one step closer to finding a treatment for spinal cord injury with the creation of Lpathomab™, an antibody that reverses much of the damage caused by trauma to the nervous system. MarketWire

Warren Kanders to Acquire Safariland, a Leading Manufacturer of Products for Law Enforcement
Warren B. Kanders, through an affiliate of Kanders and Company, Inc. ("Kanders"), along with the management team of Safariland ("the Company"), have acquired Safariland from BAE Systems, Inc. ("BAE Systems") for cash consideration, after adjustment, of approximately $124 million. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe and Enough Project Formalize Partnership to Monitor Mass Violence in Sudan
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced an agreement with the Enough Project to continue providing unrivaled imagery and analysis services to monitor evidence of bombings, razed villages and possible threats to civilians in Sudan in an effort called the Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) MarketWire

Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Results
Franklin Resources, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: BEN) today announced net income(1) of $455.3 million or $2.12 per diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, as compared to $503.2 million or $2.32 per diluted share for the previous quarter and $503.3 million or $2.26 per diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

BIO-key(R) International, Inc. Achieves Top Scores on National Institute of Standards and Technology PFT II Evaluation
BIO-key International, Inc. (OTCBB: BKYI), a global leader in fingerprint biometric identification solutions and advanced mobile identification technology, today reported that BIO-key's fingerprint extraction and matching algorithm achieved top scores in the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) PFT II (Proprietary Fingerprint Template II Evaluation) (http://www.nist MarketWire

Home Health International Inc. (HHII) Launches Redesigned Corporate Website
Home Health International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HHII), a DME distributor and home health services provider, announced today that it has launched a new website. MarketWire

Oracle Buys Xsigo
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Nova LifeStyle Anticipates New Sales Record at Summer 2012 Las Vegas Market Furniture Show; Introduces Exciting New Line of Diamond-Branded Urban Contemporary Sofas With Built-In Speakers and iPhone/iPad Docks
Nova LifeStyle, Inc. (OTCQB: STVS) (OTCBB: STVS) (website:, an emerging U.S MarketWire

Intelligent Living Signs MOU With Coast Tsimshian Resources
Intelligent Living Corp. ("ILVC"), (OTCBB: ILVC), a leading supplier of green building solutions and innovative home automation and control technology systems, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with Coast Tsimshian Resources LP ("CTR") ( targeting First Nations and offshore markets for the Company's modular homes and emergency shelters MarketWire

Algoriddim's djay(TM) Upgrades Experience by Supporting New Retina Display for MacBook Pro and Optimizing for OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion
Algoriddim, creators of the popular djay apps for Mac, iPhone and iPad, today announced the optimization of its djay software to support the Retina display on Apple's newest MacBook Pro. The software update will offer a sharper, visually crisper and more realistic music-mixing experience MarketWire

Government IT Asset Management Enhanced by IAITAM Acquiring JDMR Solutions
The International Association of IT Asset Managers, Inc. (IAITAM), the leading global education resource for IT asset management, has completed the acquisition of JDMR Solutions LLC, a service management solution provider focused on the Government Sector MarketWire

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Announces Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer for Its Proposition A First Tier Senior Sales Tax Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2003-A and Series 2003-B

Netpulse Secures $15.6 Million to Make Treadmills Smarter
Netpulse, Inc., the personalized media platform for active-lifestyle consumers, has raised $15.6 million in Series C funding led by August Capital, with current investors Javelin Venture Partners, DFJ Frontier, and Parkview Ventures also participating in the round. David Marquardt, co-founder of August Capital, will join the company's board of directors. MarketWire

Leeyo Software's RevPro Revenue Management and Automation Software Achieves Oracle Database Ready, Oracle WebLogic Ready and Oracle Linux Ready Status
Leeyo Software, Inc., a provider of software for revenue recognition automation and management, today announced that RevPro 2.0 has achieved Oracle Database Ready, Oracle WebLogic Ready and Oracle Linux Ready status through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) MarketWire

ZyXEL Launches Suite of Security Cameras for SOHO and SMB Surveillance Solution Providers
ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet connectivity, home entertainment and routing products, today announced the debut of multiple security cameras targeting DIY, security-conscious consumers and security companies MarketWire's High Volume Shipping Customer Support Team Wins Gold at 2012 American Business Awards® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS postage online and shipping software to over 400,000 customers, today announced it won the Gold Stevie Award in the "Customer Service Team of the Year" category at the 2012 American Business Awards (ABA). The Gold Stevie Award was awarded to the high volume shipping team in the customer service department. MarketWire

Adapx(R) Secures $3 Million in New Funding, Appoints General Peter Chiarelli to Board of Directors
Data capture and collaboration company Adapx today announced that it has secured $3 million in additional funding to accelerate development of new software solutions and entry into new markets. Supporting its expansion goals, the company has appointed to its board of directors General Peter W. Chiarelli, recently retired as the U.S MarketWire

California Institute of Technology Selects Oracle's StorageTek Tape Storage to Archive and Access Petabytes of Scientific Research Data
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

NWN's New Vice President Delivers Global Technology Experience to Birmingham Market
NWN Corporation (formerly ComFrame) announces the appointment of Tim Blackmon as the company's vice president of software solutions and services. NWN acquired ComFrame, a custom solution developer, in January 2011 MarketWire

Tensilica Joins Wi-Fi Alliance to Provide Wireless Multi-Standard Modem Solutions
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it has joined the Wi-Fi Alliance®, an industry consortium dedicated to driving adoption of Wi-Fi® and device interoperability MarketWire

Logitech CFO Erik Bardman Joins the Trulia Board of Directors
Trulia, a leading online marketplace for homebuyers, sellers, renters and real estate professionals, today announced that Erik K. Bardman, Chief Financial Officer at Logitech, has been elected to Trulia's Board of Directors. Erik, a seasoned finance executive, will bring leadership experience from the consumer Internet space and a broad range of successful technology companies to Trulia. MarketWire

The Learning House, Inc. and Aslanian Market Research Releases New Study: Online College Students 2012: Comprehensive Data on Demands and Preferences
In attracting students to online degree or certificate programs, institutions should look close to home. According to a new report released today by The Learning House, Inc. and Aslanian Market Research, 80 percent of online students live within 100 miles of a campus or service center of their institution MarketWire

WorkForce Software CEO to Discuss Strategic Workforce Management at 2012 HR Florida Conference
WHO: Kevin Choksi, CEO and co-founder of WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands WHAT: Will deliver a session titled "The Five Keys to Strategic Workforce Management Success" during the 2012 HR Florida Conference & Expo MarketWire

Velocity Medical Solutions Previews New Cancer Imaging and Data Sharing Platform at 2012 AAPM Meeting
Velocity Medical Solutions' upcoming cancer imaging and data sharing platform is highlighting the company's exhibit at the 2012 meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) this week in Booth #1069 in Charlotte, NC MarketWire

SFL - Termination of charters for four Handysize bulk carriers
Press release from Ship FinanceInternational Limited, July 30, 2012 MarketWire

VLCCF - Termination of charters for two capesize bulk carriers
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited(Nasdaq: VLCCF) ("Knightsbridge"), today announcedthat one of its charterers, Hong Xiang Shipping Holding (Hong Kong) CoLimited("Hong Xiang"), has redelivered the 176,000 dwt Capesize drybulk carrierGoldenZhejiang before final maturity of the charter. MarketWire

Nokia Board of Directors approves an adjustment to the planned maximum number of Stock Options to be granted in 2012
Nokia announced today that its Board ofDirectors authorized anadjustment to the planned maximum number of stock options it will grant in2012under the Nokia Stock Option Plan 2011, which was approved at the AnnualGeneralMeeting 2011. MarketWire

Sunshine Heart Announces 2Q12 Financial Results
Sunshine Heart, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSH) (ASX: SHC) today announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Antelink, Calxeda and Reaktor Join Linux Foundation
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that three new companies are joining the organization: Antelink, Calxeda and Reaktor. MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage") (NYSE MKT: VTG) reports a net loss of $10.0 million or ($0.03) per diluted share for the three months ended June 30, 2012 as compared to a net loss of $40.1 million or ($0.14) per diluted share for the three months ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

MWI Veterinary Supply Announces 2012 Third Quarter Results and Updates Its 2012 Business Outlook
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV) (the "Company") announced financial results today for its third quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. Enters Into a Letter of Intent to Develop Oil and Gas Property
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SWRF) (OTCQB: SWRF) has entered into a letter of intent on a dormant Oil and Gas well located in the ARK-LA-TEX region of Louisiana. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $85 Million in Financing to Support the Acquisition of Arctic Glacier's Business by H.I.G. Capital, Resulting in Approximately $900 Million in Originations to Date for Calendar Year 2012
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has provided an $85 million senior subordinated loan to support the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Arctic Glacier Income Fund by funds affiliated with H.I.G. Capital ("H.I.G."). The new company, Arctic Glacier Holdings, Inc MarketWire

VirTra Reports First Quarter 2012 Profit
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of firearms training simulation systems to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2012, ended March 31. The unaudited financial statements are available on VirTra's website and here. MarketWire

Pacific Commerce Bank Reports 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results
Pacific Commerce Bank (OTCBB: PFCI) today announced net income of $164,000, or $0.04 per share for the second quarter of 2012. This compares to a net loss of $612,000, or ($0.18) per share, for the same quarter 2011. For the six months ended June 30, 2012, net income was $483,000 or $0.11 per share, compared to a net loss of $313,000 or ($0.09) per share for the same period in 2011. MarketWire

Dewmar International BMC, Inc. Now Distributes Lean Slow Motion Potion in 15 States
Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTCQB: DEWM) (OTCBB: DEWM) announces that it currently has distributors of its products in fifteen (15) states with expectations of more state inclusions in the near future. MarketWire Partners With Mad Mobile to Power ProVenueMobile(TM) for MLB Clients, provider of state-of-the-art technology solutions to over 1000 sports and entertainment clients around the world, has partnered with Mad Mobile to deploy an updated mobile-optimized sales tool for all of MLB Clubs. MarketWire

National Philanthropy Day OC 2012
Orange County's top philanthropists, business leaders and individuals of 2012 will be honored for their outstanding philanthropy in the community at this year's National Philanthropy Day Orange County Awards Luncheon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Orange County located at 11999 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA. MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor Announces Serial Image Sensor Bridge Support for Sony IMX136/104
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), today announced that it has released a serial sub-LVDS bridge design to support the Sony IMX136 and IMX104 image sensors. The serial sub-LVDS format is expected to become Sony's primary image sensor interface for embedded/industrial users. MarketWire

HTG Molecular Diagnostics Achieves ISO 13485:2003 Certification
HTG Molecular Diagnostics, a privately-held company providing products for gene expression profiling, has achieved ISO 13485:2003 certification for the design, manufacture, and distribution of instruments, software, reagents and test kits used in the analysis of gene expression MarketWire

Hydroxycut(TM): Food Journals May Make or Break Weight Loss Efforts
A new study indicates that keeping a food journal can increase the effectiveness of weight loss efforts. The makers of Hydroxycut™ agree that maintaining awareness regarding caloric intake can contribute significantly to the achievement of a weight loss goal. MarketWire

GWC Valve International: Summer Demand Is a Boom for Natural Gas
With the heat wave that recently swept across the United States, Canadian natural gas companies saw an increase in demand as Americans ran their air conditioners longer. GWC Valve International has seen this interaction between weather patterns and the natural gas industry before. MarketWire

Dr. Gordon T. Austin: Americans Need to Focus More on Oral Health
For many Americans, oral health is a term that involves such common, everyday acts of hygiene as tooth brushing, flossing, and the use of mouthwash. According to former United States Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, however, oral health is much more than a matter of everyday hygiene. In a recent interview, Dr MarketWire Brings Reputation Management Services to Job Seekers, Individuals
Online reputation management is a big industry, and it's growing more expansive all the time. As the Internet's power to shape consumer behavior grows, and as online review sites like Yelp come to hold even greater influence, small businesses and Fortune 500 companies alike are enlisting the services of reputation management firms MarketWire

Wholesale Flights Improves Savings, Experience of Airfare Booking
Booking airfare is a task that many consumers would rather not carry out themselves. The professionals at Wholesale Flights provide the service consumers want -- and the major discounts they appreciate. MarketWire

Chevron Deals With Weakened Oil Market in Second-Quarter 2012, but Continues Expansions at Full Speed, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Weaker oil markets took a toll on Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) (San Ramon, California) in the second quarter of 2012, as lower volumes and price realizations for crude oil, numerous maintenance projects, and production field declines led to lower profits and revenues MarketWire

Connecticut Utility Plans $300 Million Outlay to Make Network More Resilient, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The East Coast hurricane season typically starts in June and ends in November. One large East Coast utility is still cleaning up the figurative debris from the 2011 hurricane season. And there may be more wreckage in the near future MarketWire

AtHoc Expands Leadership Team With Appointment of Vice President of Engineering
AtHoc, Inc. (, the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that Deven Kalra has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering. Kalra will lead the company's engineering team growth to further scale product development and delivery as the company aggressively expands its product suite and platform offerings. MarketWire

G8 Networks Selects PeerApp to Speed Content Delivery in Brazil
PeerApp, the leading provider of transparent caching platforms for Internet content delivery, has been selected by G8 Networks to provide its UltraBand transparent caching platform. UltraBand will help G8 deliver Internet content, including video and multimedia, with improved quality, while reducing associated network load and costs. MarketWire

GlobalGreenCapacity Ltd. Launches Large-Scale Cherry Farming Project in Bulgaria
Editors Note: There are 3 photos accompanying this press release. MarketWire

Market Research Shows That Global Seed Market Grew at a CAGR of 5.6% has announced the addition of the new report "Global Seed Industry Outlook to 2016 -- Rapid Emergence of Genetically Modified Seeds," to their collection of Agriculture market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Market Research Indicates That ATM Market Faces Rising Challenges From Alternative Payment Methods has announced the addition of the new report "Global ATM Market Outlook to 2015 -- Rising Challenges by Evolving Alternative Payment Methods," to their collection of Banking & Financial Services market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

adhoc International Partners With Azul Systems for High Performance Java Application Solution
Azul Systems, the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, today announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with adhoc International, a leading EMEA technology consultancy that specializes in IT Performance Engineering and Application Performance Management MarketWire

AkzoNobel signs agreement to sell its shares in ICI Pakistan
AkzoNobel has reached anagreement to sell its 75.81 percent shareholding in ICIPakistan Limited to the Yunus Brothers Group for $152.5 million (EUR124.4million). The price represents a premium of 30 percent on the market pricewhenthe local stock exchange closed on Friday, July 27 MarketWire

Agennix AG Announces Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Application Covering Use of Talactoferrin Alfa to Treat Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Renal Cancer in Combination With Other Treatments
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a Notice of Allowance for patent application US 12/964,327, entitled, "Lactoferrin in the treatment of malignant neoplasms and other hyperproliferative diseases MarketWire

Basilea submits European Marketing Authorization Application of ceftobiprole for the treatment of pneumonia
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. (SIX: BSLN)todayannounced that it has submitted a Marketing Authorization Application (MAA)under the European decentralized procedure for its novel investigationalantibiotic ceftobiprole, a broad-spectrum anti-MRSA (methicillin-resistantStaphylococcus aureus) drug, for the treatment of pneumonia in hospitals. MarketWire

Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation Reports Strong Results for the Second Quarter of 2012
For the quarter ended June 30, 2012, Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: PGC) (the Corporation) recorded net income available to common shareholders of $2.72 million and diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.31. This quarter's EPS reflected growth of 40.9 percent when compared to diluted earnings per share of $0.22, for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 MarketWire

Auxillium's "Positive" Data For Xiaflex Not So Positive Given Severe Side Effects
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AUXL) announced top-line data from a Phase IIIb trial evaluating treatment with Xiaflex for multiple Dupuytren's Contracture cords at one time GlobeNewswire

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