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Swaminathan defends India's poverty line benchmark
Eminent agriculture scientist M. S. Swaminathan on Tuesday said comprehensive revision of the poverty line was the 'need of the hour'. ANI

Paswan terms revised poverty line to be incorrect
Holding the Planning Commission responsible for poverty in India, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday termed the revised poverty line to be incorrect. ANI

PM attributes economic woes to balance of payments deficit
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has attributed the country's economic difficulties to a growing balance of payments deficit. ANI

BJP pulls up PM over revising poverty line
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday hit out at Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh after the Central Government reduced the controversial poverty line in rural and urban areas of the country. ANI

Global economic crisis presents many lessons, says IMF chief
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Tuesday said the global economic slowdown has presented many lessons, and added that the financial sector, which has been identified as a 'high contagion' agent for the crisis must aid growth, not threaten it. ANI

Government may cancel Kingfisher Airlines' license, hints Aviation Minister Ajit Singh
Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said the government might cancel Kingfisher Airlines' license if safety norms and financial viability conditions were not met. ANI

Microsoft not planning to release new Xbox 'anytime soon'
Software giant Microsoft has said that there will be no successor to the popular video game console Xbox 360 in the next year. ANI

Rajasthan jewellers' strike enters fourth day, business hit
The jewellers' protest against a proposed duty increase on gold imports entered its fourth day on Tuesday. ANI

1 in 3 US companies surveyed predict renewed growth and increased hiring in 2012
One in three companies surveyed predicted renewed growth and increased hiring for the rest of the year; as compared to the same period last year when only one in five U.S. employers felt confident about growth or hiring. ANI

Apple has sold 3 million iPads since Friday
Tech giant Apple has announced that it has sold a whopping three million new iPad units since its sale began Friday. ANI

Inflation may fluctuate for couple of months: Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that India's headline inflation rate, based on the wholesale price index, is likely to fluctuate for a couple of months. "For a couple of months there will be fluctuations and after that, I do feel that it would be possible for us to settle it, but please remember, it will not come down very drastically to 4.50 per cent ANI

'Cash-rich' Apple to pay dividends for first time since 1995, buy back shares
Tech giant Apple has announced that it would resume paying dividends for the first time since 1995 and buy back 10 billion dollars of its shares. ANI

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Begins Sale of the Mirage in Thailand
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced it will sell its all-new Mirage "global compact car" in Thailand starting from March 28 today ACN Newswire

ScreenSingapore to be co-located with Asia Television Forum
Reed Exhibitions (Reed) and the Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) jointly announced the co-location of ScreenSingapore at the next edition of Asia Television Forum (ATF) from 5 to 7 December 2012 at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore ACN Newswire

Content Security Provider Conax Announcing Solutions That Will Enable Chinese Pay-TV Operators to Leverage New Hybrid, Triple-play and OTT Consumer Services
This year at CCBN, China's leading showcase for broadcasting technology in the Asia-Pacific region, security provider, Conax, will feature its flagship product, Conax Contego(TM) for securing pay-tv operations content ACN Newswire

Applied Materials Introduces Advanced CVD Films to Enable Metal Oxide-Based High Resolution Displays
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced new PECVD film technology to produce higher-performance, high-resolution displays for next-generation tablet computers and TVs ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Files 2011 Annual Report
Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today filed its annual report for the year ended December 31, 2011. The annual report contains audited financial statements, management's discussion and analysis (MD&A) and other disclosures.The annual report is available at www.thomsonreuters ACN Newswire

CBS 3/CW Philly Phone Bank for Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) Sets a Record With Nearly $1 Million Raised for Local Programs
CBS 3 and The CW Philly 57's annual Ronald McDonald House Charities Phone Bank, a five hour on-air fundraiser for one of the Delaware Valley's most beloved charities, set a new record tonight by raising nearly $1 million through contributions from viewers and corporate sponsors. This year's total, $969,384, far exceeded last year's donations of $610,350. MarketWire

The Enclave by William Lyon Homes Is in the Business of Making Dreams Come True
The reality of owning a brand new home is even better than the dream, and The Enclave is priced just right to get growing families and mature couples moving. Smart consumers who purchase at this William Lyon Homes neighborhood enjoy the rewards of a new luxury home, potential tax benefits, plus the prestige of a golf course community MarketWire

Spring Forward With a New Phase at Augusta by William Lyon Homes
It's the latest and greatest -- Augusta by William Lyon Homes is releasing a new phase to keep up with consumer demand. Buy now and have plenty of time to plan for a summer move to this very popular address in Columbus Square within the Villages of Columbus MarketWire

REE International Acquires Rare Earth Property With Estimated Value of $10 Million
REE International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REEI) (the "Company"), a U.S.-based mineral exploration company focused on the exploration and production of rare earth elements, today announces the acquisition of a rare earth property in Port-e-Kiatuma, Guyana. REE International recently received approval to conduct business in Guyana by the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission. MarketWire

McGuire Real Estate Proudly Welcomes Dave Hobson as the VP, Sales Manager of Its Burlingame Office
Dave Hobson, former director and regional chair for the California Association of REALTORS® (CAR), joins McGuire Real Estate's Peninsula team as the Vice President, Sales Manager of its Burlingame office. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss 2011 Financial Results
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it will conduct a conference call at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on Monday, March 26, 2012, to discuss its 2011 financial results. MarketWire

ExcelDebt Relief: Americans See 8% Decrease in Credit Card Debt
The U.S. Census Bureau has reported the number of credit card holders has increased from 176 million to 183 million between 2008 to 2011. The overall debt on the other hand, has decreased by approximately 79 billion dollars. MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Announces Agreement to Purchase Dragonquest
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage, or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the rights and obligations under the construction contract for the ultra-deepwater drillship known as Dragonquest from Valencia Drilling Corporation, a Marshall Islands corporation ("Valencia") for a purchase price of approximately $164 million MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. Has Filed Form 20-F for 2011 With the US Securities and Exchange Commission
DHT Holdings, Inc.(NYSE: DHT) has filed its 2011 annual report on Form 20-F with the USSecuritiesand Exchange Commission. The report and the audited financial statementsareavailable in pdf-format at www.dhtankers.com. Shareholders may request ahardcopy of the audited financial statements free of charge onwww.dhtankers.com orby sending an e-mail to info@dhtankers.com. MarketWire

blast! PR Appoints Veteran Marketing Executive Lana McGilvray as Principal; Opens Austin Office
blast! PR, the number one public relations firm for the digital media industry, today announced that Lana McGilvray has been appointed Principal and will work side-by-side with Bryan and Kathleen Formidoni, who co-founded the agency in 2000. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes' Coyote Creek Will Offer Unique New Home Designs in a Prime Milpitas Location
The new Coyote Creek community by William Lyon Homes has been innovatively planned to offer consumers an incredible variety of unique home designs in a prime setting that complements busy lifestyles MarketWire

International Minerals Announces Metallurgical and Drill Results From Goldfield Project, Nevada
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) announces additional drill results from its 100%-owned Goldfield gold project in southern Nevada where IMZ anticipates completing a feasibility study in the third quarter of 2012. The Company is also pleased to announce positive results from a series of metallurgical tests on mineralized material from the project. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour Event on March 29th in Helsinki, Finland to Feature CADWorx(R) Plant Professional With Enhanced 3D Modeling and Collaboration With CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R) for Engineering Analysis
Intergraph has scheduled a Discovery Tour event on March 29, 2012 in Helsinki, Finland that will feature Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional for intelligent 3D modeling with increased performance on most projects. Demonstrations will include the modeling of equipment, steel, and piping and show enhanced piping features and functions that work together to reduce modeling times MarketWire

Aristocrat Tops 2012 Goldman Sachs Slot Manager Survey for Best Game, Best System
Aristocrat creates the world's greatest gaming experience every day, and now an independent survey conducted by Goldman Sachs of slot managers from across the United States shows that Aristocrat has the best game and the best slot system. MarketWire

Find First-Time Home Opportunities at ThreeSixty and the Good Life All Around
At gated ThreeSixty by William Lyon Homes, first-time buyers can afford to own and enjoy the LA lifestyle they love. This South Bay address has new homes at The Flats and The Court priced to get couples and professionals moving to a fabulous location near the beach, entertainment and shopping MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Announces 2011 Financial Results and Review of Operations
Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) today announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2011. All figures are in US dollars unless otherwise stated. MarketWire

Meet E! Channel Doctor 90210 Robert Rey, Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon to the Stars
Robert M. Rey, M.D., M.P.P., who is one of Beverly Hills' most prominent plastic surgeons and the reality star of the "Doctor 90210" E! Channel TV show, will appear at Seminole Casino Hollywood on Saturday, April 28 from 2:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. for a free public meet-and-greet. MarketWire

Diggy Takes Flight With "Unexpected Arrival;" Young Hip-Hop Superstar Celebrates Debut Album With Last Night's Sold-Out Show at NYC's Highline Ballroom, & a String of TV Performances Including a Special 30-Minute Performance Today on BET's 106 & Park & BET's "Rip The Runway" on Wednesday
Atlantic Recording artist Diggy's debut album, "UNEXPECTED ARRIVAL," is available in stores and online today. The 12-track compilation features production from D'Mile, Da Internz, Pop & Oak, Happy Perez and more, while collaborations include the likes of Jadakiss ("88"), Tank ("Special Occasion"), and Jeremih ("Do It Like You") MarketWire

Fisher Communications Announces Director Nominees for 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI), a leader in local media innovation, today announced its four nominees for election to the Company's Board of Directors at its 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. MarketWire

Chef Kimmy Tang and 9021PHO Join Children's Action Network for Wine Women & Shoes
Chef Kimmy Tang to join Children's Action Network and Westside Children's Center at the first Wine Women & Shoes event to be held in Santa Monica at the home of Heather Thomas and Skip Brittenham, Wednesday, March 21, 2012. MarketWire

Fulton Financial's R. Scott Smith, Jr. Announces Plans to Retire; Board of Directors Names E. Philip Wenger as Successor
R. Scott Smith, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT), today announced that he will retire on December 31, 2012. Also today, the Corporation's board of directors named E. Philip Wenger, currently the company's president and chief operating officer, to succeed Smith as chairman, president and chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2013 MarketWire

/ KILL - GSX Solutions, Inc.
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "New Microsoft SharePoint Study Reveals How GSX Leveraged 15 Years of Research and Refinement to Cut Costs and Risks," issued earlier today by GSX Solutions, Inc. The release was issued in error . MarketWire

China Triumph International Engineering Co. (CTIEC), Signs $20M Financing Agreement for Project Pipeline Execution for Solar Energy Company Salamon Group, Inc.-SLMU OTC:QB
Salamon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: SLMU)(PINKSHEETS: SLMU) ("Salamon" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into a strategic relationship with CTIEC (CNBM 3323 - News) (China Triumph International Engineering Co.) in the form of a $20M financing agreement. MarketWire

SEOmoz Named Washington Technology Industry Association's Commercial Product of the Year
SEOmoz, the industry's most popular provider of search engine and social optimization software, announced today that SEOmoz PRO was named the Commercial Product of the Year, as part of the Washington Technology Industry Association's 17th annual Industry Achievement Awards (IAA) MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Annual Sales
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) reports record sales of $20,429,000 for the Fourth Quarter ended January 31, 2012, with Net Income on a GAAP basis of $854,000, equal to $0.11 per diluted share. Fourth Quarter sales includes an unfavorable impact of $62,000 due to foreign exchange rates MarketWire

Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. Announces Upcoming Release of Year End 2011 Earnings and Conference Call
Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IMH), a Maryland corporation, or the "Company," announces the scheduling of a conference call and live webcast on Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. P.T. (12:00 p.m. E.T.). We will discuss our year end 2011 financial results, which are expected to be filed after the close of market on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. MarketWire

Oracle Reports Q3 GAAP EPS Up 20% to 49 Cents; Q3 Non-GAAP EPS Up 15% to 62 Cents
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) today announced fiscal 2012 Q3 GAAP total revenues were up 3% to $9.0 billion, and non-GAAP total revenues were up 3% to $9.1 billion. Both GAAP and non-GAAP new software license revenues were up 7% to $2.4 billion. Both GAAP and non-GAAP software license updates and product support revenues were up 8% to $4.1 billion MarketWire

Spy Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Three Months and Year Ended December 31, 2011
SPY Inc. (OTCBB: XSPY) today announced financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Veteran Casino Executive Joins Kenilworth Team
Kenilworth Systems Corp. (PINKSHEETS: KENS) announced the addition of a veteran casino executive to the management team. MarketWire

Sky 2000 Travel Offers Mega Giveaway as Part of Launch of New Social Media Experience
Sky 2000 Travel believes just because we live in an internet age doesn't mean we need to sacrifice personal service. Their expert agents have ensured thousands of travelers enjoyed reasonable and well planned vacations for over 17 years. Recently, they have applied that experience to developing a Facebook page with exciting contests, giveaways, and information. MarketWire

Skate SUAS Wins Border Security Product Challenge Award
Aurora's Skate small unmanned air vehicle system (SUAS) was awarded first place in the 2012 Border Security Technology/Product Challenge at the recently held 2012 Border Security Expo in Phoenix, Arizona. The top prize is awarded to a technology or product that best demonstrates innovation in the border security arena. MarketWire

Livermore Carpet Cleaning and Upholstery Spring Special From Tri-Valley Kwik Dry
The daily wear and tear on carpeting and upholstery can not only leave it looking dirty and worn down, it can inundate your home with germs and bacteria, making it unsafe for you, your children, and your pets. Unfortunately, cleaning your carpet and upholstery -- and cleaning it safely -- can be quite expensive MarketWire

Own a Vineyard Casita at The Vines Resort & Spa
The Vines of Mendoza has announced The Casitas at The Vines Resort & Spa, the company's newest development in the midst of its Private Vineyard Estates, are now available for purchase. Combining top-of-the-line experiences and comfort, these private residences are nestled within The Vines of Mendoza's 1,000 acres of vineyards at the foot of the Andes, surrounded by breathtaking views. MarketWire

Heather Cavanagh Joins Cornerstone Environmental Group
Cornerstone Environmental Group, LLC announced that senior project manager Heather Cavanagh, PE, has joined Cornerstone in the newly established Jacksonville, Florida office, where she will lead a team to expand Cornerstone's services in the Southeast. Using her skills in solid waste, wastewater, and water treatment design, Ms MarketWire

Family Business Succession Expert Vernon Holleman Interviews Kemmons Wilson, Jr., Son of Holiday Inn Founder
Is love and respect the true secret of a successful family business transition? It may just be and Kemmons Wilson, Jr. sends this message about the company his father built during his recent interview with succession expert Vernon Holleman, III, CLU, in the Holleman Business Succession Forum (SM). MarketWire

Social Media App Maker Sambreel Sues Facebook for Antitrust Violations
Sambreel Holdings LLC, represented by law firm Kotchen & Low LLP, has filed a lawsuit against Facebook for alleged violations of Sections 1 and 2 of the Sherman Antitrust Act, and California state laws prohibiting unfair competition and interference with contract MarketWire

Final Phase Selling Quickly at Venue by William Lyon Homes
Venue is selling its final homes, the perfect opportunity to leave renting behind and look forward to a very happy tomorrow at the fastest-selling new neighborhood in Pittsburg MarketWire

National Magazine Awards for Digital Media Winners Announced
The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism today announced the winners of the 2012 National Magazine Awards for Digital Media. More than 300 editors, publishers and guests attended a lunch at the Grand Hyatt New York to honor the 55 finalists and 11 winners MarketWire

International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement Announces 2012 School and Exhibition
The International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement (ISHM) will be held May 15-17, 2012 at the Cox Communications Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This year marks the 87th annual event which has been presented in affiliation with the University of Oklahoma since its founding in 1924, and which is acknowledged as one of the oldest and largest hydrocarbon measurement schools in the world. MarketWire

From Trending Topic to Lifestyle Change, Backyard Poultry Makes Its Way Home -- Purina Announces 2012 Great Starts(TM) Program
With the popularity of raising backyard poultry continuing to take hold in homes across America, Land O'Lakes Purina Feed announces the 2012 Great Starts™ Program, bringing a great start for the many chicks and other baby backyard animals that herald the coming of spring. MarketWire

Partner Relationship Management Tools Significantly Increase Performance in Channel According to Aberdeen Group
Partner Relationship Management (PRM) tools used to build interactive relationships in the sales channel have a significant impact on profitability and the entire channel ecosystem according to a study, "Partner Relationship Management: Channeling Better Sales Results," by the Aberdeen Group MarketWire

Aurora Joins Hitachi Data Systems Technology Alliance Program to Offer Best- In-Breed Data Management and Digital Pathology Solutions
Aurora Interactive announced today that it hasjoined the Hitachi Data Systems Technology Alliance Program. This willallow Aurora to deliver data management and digital pathology solutions totheir clients, giving clients timely control of their data and medicalchoices. MarketWire

Algoriddim's djay(TM) for iPad(R) App Enhanced to Support Retina Display on the New iPad
Algoriddim, creator of popular app djay™ for Mac, iPhone and iPad, announced today the optimization of its djay software to support new retina display on Apple's new iPad device. As one of the first apps offering native support for retina display, djay for iPad users will now be able to experience a new level of interactivity, realistic display and resolution MarketWire

Ken Comee to Usher in Next Phase of Growth as Newly Appointed CEO of PowerReviews
Today PowerReviews announced that cloud software executive Ken Comée has joined the company as its new CEO. PowerReviews is the world's most widely deployed social commerce platform, powering the social conversation on brand and retailer websites, including Staples, REI and Toys "R" Us MarketWire

Constantine Maroulis Cast for Reading of "LOST IN LOVE," the Air Supply Musical
Constantine Maroulis, the Tony-nominated star of Rock of Ages and American Idol, has been cast in the role of "Eduardo" for an invited industry-only April reading of "LOST IN LOVE," a new musical based on the hit songs of the iconic band, Air Supply. MarketWire

Studio Lux to Introduce 21st-Century Lighting to Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West
Studio Lux, LLC, a Seattle-based lighting design firm with offices in Los Angeles and London, will be joining the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and Big Green Zero as a partner in the Energizing Taliesin West™ program. Lighting designer Christopher Thompson and his firm Studio Lux (www.studiolux MarketWire

Spring Break With Good On-the-Go Foods
Spring break means "Road Trip" for many families. Eating healthy can be difficult when you're traveling, and convenience without the mess is usually the goal. Convenient food doesn't mean you have to compromise on nutrition. Tree Top has compiled a list of alternatives to high calorie, fatty snacks that will keep you and your family eating well, no matter how far you are from home. MarketWire

UEnd: If it's Yellow let it mellow, the Couch Potato's Guide to World Water Day
Given that the UN World Water Day is March 22, 2012, UEnd has decided to create a guide for the uninitiated. Most people believe that their water habits don't need to be changed. UEnd begs to differ. There are a number of things one can do without too much effort to observe this significant day all without venturing too far from the couch. MarketWire

Legendary UW, WSU Quarterbacks Rally Support for Local USO, Military
One ball. One shot. A historic in-state rivalry hangs in the balance. Legendary UW and WSU Quarterbacks Brock Huard and Jack Thompson are 'putting' Husky-Cougar pride to the test at this year's USOPSA Golf Classic to benefit local military. MarketWire

Globally Respected and Critically Acclaimed Electronic Dance Artists Create Unparalleled Roster of Residencies at Encore Beach Club, Surrender, Tryst and XS Nightclubs
Wynn Las Vegas daylife and nightlife venues will feature more than 30 electronic dance artist residencies at Encore Beach Club, Surrender, Tryst and XS nightclubs throughout 2012. Top artists from around the world, including Afrojack, Calvin Harris, David Guetta, deadmau5, Diplo, Sebastian Ingrosso, Skrillex, Steve Angello, Tiësto and many more will join the award-winning venues this year MarketWire

Media Advisory: Mobile Bioscience Lab to Visit Baltimore School for the Arts
Maryland's only mobile bioscience lab for high school students -- a state-of-the-art tractor trailer fully-equipped for bioscience experiments -- will host students at the Baltimore School for the Arts next week. Students will perform "CSI-like" bioscience experiments ranging from crime scene forensics to biodiesel analysis and wildlife forensics MarketWire

WebSafety, Inc. Announces New Directors and Increase in Authorized Shares
Rowland W. Day II, CEO of WebSafety, Inc. (OTCQB: WBSI), announced that the company has added two members to its board of directors and is amending its Articles of Corporation to increase the authorized common stock to 700,000,000 shares. These corporate actions were approved on March 15, 2012 by a majority of shareholders holding approximately 53.49% of the voting securities of the company. MarketWire

Shift4 Joins Microsoft Partner Network
Shift4 Corporation, the world's largest independent payment gateway, today announces their membership in the Microsoft Partner Network and their status as a Microsoft Dynamics ERP Partner. MarketWire

Reimbursement Intelligence: Oral Small Molecules for RA Face High Price-Sensitivity Hurdles
Reimbursement Intelligence, the New Jersey-based market research firm helping biopharma, medical device and diagnostics firms succeed in managed markets, announced the launch of the 2012 Rheumatology Insight Service, a subscription-based market research based on parallel surveys of 100 rheumatologists and 50 payers, which will be continuously updated throughout 2012. MarketWire

East Meets West: The1stMovement Expands Into Asia With the Opening of Its Hong Kong Office
The1stMovement (T1M) digital agency today announced the opening of its Hong Kong office, making it among the first U.S.-based independent digital agencies to expand across the Pacific Ocean. MarketWire

Skytap Named Commercial Product of the Year by Washington Technology Industry Association
Skytap, the leading provider of self-service cloud automation solutions, today announced that its Skytap Cloud offering was named the Commercial Product of the Year, as part of the Washington Technology Industry Association's 17th annual Industry Achievement Awards (IAA) MarketWire

MIT's Prof. Klavs Jensen Wins IUPAC-ThalesNano International Prize for Outstanding Work in Flow Chemistry
IUPAC and ThalesNano have announced at the 2nd International Conference of the Flow Chemistry Society in Munich that the International Flow Chemistry Prize was awarded to Prof. Klavs Jensen, Warren K Lewis Professor and Department Head, Department of Chemical Engineering at MIT. The prize was awarded in recognition of Prof MarketWire

TCW's Steve Kane, Blaise Antin to Discuss Global Fixed Income Markets on Conference Call
The TCW Group (TCW), an international asset-management firm, invites you to participate in a conference call on Wednesday, March 21 with Steve Kane, portfolio manager of the MetWest Unconstrained Bond Fund (MWCIX/MWCRX) and TCW Global Bond Fund (TGGBX, TGGFX), and Blaise Antin, TCW's head of sovereign research. MarketWire

Ontario's 2012 State of the City to Feature Launch of Airport Campaign Commercial
This year's State of the City will feature important information vital to the economic future of the City and region. The City of Ontario will provide an overview of the latest actions taken to regain local control of Ontario Airport (ONT); the area's most important economic and jobs engine MarketWire

Ablynx Announces an Extension of Its Global Strategic Nanobody Alliance With Boehringer Ingelheim
Ablynx (Euronext Brussels: ABLX) today announceda two-year extension of the initial five-year research funding byBoehringerIngelheim of their global strategic alliance to discover, developandcommercialise up to 10 different Nanobody(®) therapeutics MarketWire

Solutions II Announced as Finalist in 2012 IBM Tivoli Awards
Two weeks after being announced the winner of IBM's most prestigious award, the Beacon Award for Outstanding Systems Storage Solution, Solutions II is recognized by IBM again as a finalist for the 2012 IBM Tivoli Award for Data Protection Excellence MarketWire

EnerNOC Expands Upon 100-Megawatt AutoDR Success in New Zealand With Move to South Island
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), the world's leading provider of demand response applications and services, today announced that it will provide automated demand response (AutoDR) capacity for Genesis Energy on New Zealand's South Island MarketWire

Robeks Smoothie Bowls Increase in Popularity With Unexpected Customers
A grab-and-go smoothie turns into a sit down meal when it's served in a bowl -- and people love how they feel after a healthy meal. MarketWire

Park City Prep Students Leap Forward With State-of-the-Art Classroom Technology Transformation
Michael, a sixth-grader at the science, math and technology charter school Park City Prep, was having trouble keeping up with his class. MarketWire

Strata Oil & Gas to Attend International 2012 Mines & Money Hong Kong Conference
Strata Oil and Gas (OTCBB: SOIGF), a leader in the exploration and development of heavy oil from carbonates, today announced that the company will be attending the 2012 Mines and Money Conference in Hong Kong from March 19-23, 2012. MarketWire

Barbecue: Food Franchising's Next Big Trend?
The world of food franchising doesn't lack for sub shops, fast Mexican and Chinese restaurants and burger joints. But barbecue restaurants aren't nearly as prevalent, leading some industry experts to conclude that barbecue may be the next big trend in food franchising. MarketWire

TuneIn and Buckley Radio Partner, Making 12 Stations, WOR Radio Easier to Hear
TuneIn, the worldwide leader in radio streaming, and Buckley Radio, a privately held broadcasting company, today announced a partnership making Buckley Radio flagship NYC WOR Radio and 11 additional stations in six U.S. markets available to over 30 million people across 150 connected products through the TuneIn service. MarketWire

New TurboCAD Pro 19 Now Available
IMSI®/Design, the developer of the #1 best-selling CAD in retail, announced today the release of TurboCAD Pro 19 and TurboCAD Pro Platinum 19. MarketWire

Silver Institute Announces Results of Annual Nielsen/NJ Retail Survey
The Silver Institute's Silver Promotion Service (SPS) today released an Executive Summary of its 3rd Annual Silver Jewelry Sales Survey. As in prior years, the online survey was conducted by Nielsen/National Jeweler. It covered multiple measures of silver jewelry's sales performance during 2011 and included a section focusing specifically on results of the Holiday Season. MarketWire

Wantful Secures $5.5 Million in Series A Round
Core News Facts: Wantful, a leading gift-giving service focused on helping you give exceptional gifts for any occasion, today announced that it has secured a $5.5 Million Series A investment MarketWire

Janet Moyer Landscaping to Host Inaugural "Garden Clinic" During 2012 Sunday Streets
As a long time supporter and participant in Sunday Streets, Janet Moyer Landscaping will host its first "Garden Clinic" at the company's sunny Mission District location at 1031 Valencia Street on May 6, June 3, July 1 and August 5 from 11 am to 4 pm. MarketWire

Public Relations Industry Veteran Jennifer Spangler Joins Zion & Zion
Zion & Zion today announces the addition of another senior public relations industry veteran to its team. Zion & Zion has hired Jennifer Spangler as a senior account supervisor to join its growing team of public relations and social media experts MarketWire

Walnut Creek Attorney Angela De La Housaye Selected as Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Chair
Angela De La Housaye, business attorney and founder of the Walnut Creek law firm De La Housaye & Associates, has been named as the 2012 Chair of the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau (Chamber), beginning in April. In this position, Ms MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Hires First Sales Professional, Jodi Mork, From Tallahassee Recruitment and Awareness Building Campaign
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, today announced that it has hired Jodi Mork as a relationship (sales) manager in Tallahassee, Fla MarketWire

Women's Franchising Group Working to Get Young Minds to Think Like an Entrepreneur, Says The Entrepreneur's Source
The Women Empowered by Business (WEBB) national organization of franchise business owners have supported many causes in the past through annual fund-raising and sponsorships. But now, they have decided to partner with a cause for the long-term MarketWire

Purfresh Adds Key Personnel to Support Growth in Latin America
Purfresh, Inc., a market leader of ocean transport and supply chain management technologies that optimize the quality and safety of fresh produce as it moves around the world from the farm to the consumer, today announced expansion in Latin America with the appointment of Mr. Armando Galue as Manager, South America and Mr. Miguel Gomez as Manager, Central America and Mexico. MarketWire

MorphoSys to Present at Kempen & Co. Healthcare/Life Sciences Conference 2012
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Present at Kempen & Co. Healthcare/Life SciencesConference 2012.Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced todaythat itsmanagement will present at the upcoming Kempen & Co MarketWire

MotivAction Announces Hire of Vice President of Business Development
Kari Vrba has joined MotivAction as Vice President of Business Development. She joins MotivAction from AIMIA (formerly Carlson Marketing), where she was Vice President of Group Accounts. MarketWire

Williams Scotsman Continues US Expansion
Williams Scotsman, a leading provider of modular space and storage solutions in North America, today announced the opening of Atlanta South, its third branch in Georgia. MarketWire

Verisante Aura Clinical Study Results to be Published in 'Cancer Research'
Verisante Technology, Inc MarketWire

Celtra Announces the First Rich Media Product for Facebook
Celtra, Inc., the industry leader for rich media advertising and analytics across mobile devices, today announced the availability of Rich Media Post for Facebook which is designed primarily for mobile platforms and HTML5 browsers but works across all screens MarketWire

National Safe Boating Council Offers Hands-On Training at Five Different Locations for Close-Quarters Boat Control Instructor Course
Interested in enhancing your boat handling instruction skills? The National Safe Boating Council (NSBC), as part of its mission to promote safer boating through education, outreach and training, has developed an instructor's course in Close Quarters Boat Control MarketWire

UJA-Federation of New York's J-1-1 Information & Referral Center Connects the New York Jewish Community With Local Passover Seders
This Passover, UJA-Federation of New York's J-1-1 Information and Referral Center encourages the Jewish community to make room for one more and invite in all those in the New York Jewish community who wish to observe the Jewish holiday but do not have a place to participate in a seder. Referrals will be available to seders at local community centers, synagogues, or restaurants MarketWire

Buddy Fruits Teams Up With Tennis Star Christina McHale
Buddy Fruits, a leader in the market of all natural fruit snacks, today announces a partnership with professional tennis player Christina McHale. McHale is the second-highest-ranked American woman on the Women's Tennis Association tour, number 32 worldwide. She recently defeated the third best woman tennis player in the world, Petra Kvitova, in Indian Wells MarketWire

Efacec Group's U.S. Power Transformer Plant Receives Historic Order
Efacec Group's U.S. Operations has received an order for its largest electrical transformer to date. The Efacec Power Transformer, Inc. facility in Rincon, Ga. will manufacture a 900 MVA Generator Step-Up (GSU) shell transformer. The unit is not just the biggest one Efacec's U.S. plant has made -- it's also the largest to be manufactured in the United States in the last 20 years MarketWire

Piston Cloud Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Winner
Piston Cloud Computing, Inc., the enterprise OpenStack company, today announced they have earned a spot on the AlwaysOn OnDemand Top 100 winners list. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies market leadership and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players MarketWire

Lumenpulse Sponsors, Mentors Walpole High School's Robotics Team
Lumenpulse Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced that it will be sponsoring the Walpole RoboRebels, the Walpole High School robotics team, as it prepares for the annual FIRST robotics competitions. MarketWire

Values Institute Teams Up With Entrepreneur Magazine to Take Its Trustworthy Brands Survey National
The Values Institute at DGWB (http://www.thevaluesinstitute.org), a social science research entity housed at DGWB Advertising & Communications, today announced that it has partnered with Entrepreneur magazine to study ten of America's most trusted national brands. The resulting "America's Most Trustworthy Brands" cover story (http://entm MarketWire

PeakColo Partners With StillSecure to Offer Managed Security Services
StillSecure®, a managed network security solutions and certified compliance company, and PeakColo, a leading provider of enterprise-class Cloud services, today announced a partnership to offer a full suite of Managed Security Services to PeakColo customers and partners MarketWire

Centrify Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Winner
Centrify Corporation, the leading provider of security and compliance solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems, mobile devices and applications using Active Directory, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners MarketWire

Media Alert: EVE Joins ARM Partner Pavilion at Design West 2012
At Design West 2012 ARM Partner Pavilion Booth #1127 MarketWire

Vanuatu Selects WPCS for Renewable Energy Project
WPCS International Incorporated (NASDAQ: WPCS), a leader in design-build engineering services for communications and energy infrastructure, has announced that the Republic of Vanuatu, through its government agency, The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, has selected WPCS to design and deploy one of the first solar renewable energy systems for the island of Espiritu Santo MarketWire

AmbiCom Holdings Signs Distribution Agreement for Soladey Solar Toothbrushes in North America
AmbiCom Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ABHI) (OTCQB: ABHI), a leading designer and developer of wireless products for the medical industry, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary E-Care USA has signed a distribution agreement with Soladey International Ltd. to distribute Soladey Solar Toothbrushes and refills in North America. MarketWire

Aryaka Named "Top Cloud Storage and Data Center Vendor for 2012" by CRN
Aryaka, provider of the world's first cloud-based WAN optimization and application acceleration solution, today announced that CRN magazine has recognized the company as one of the "Top 20 Coolest Cloud Storage & Data Center Vendors" for 2012. MarketWire

Canadian Court Gives Nod To $1.8 Billion Class Action Against Xstrata Subsidiary
On Monday, in a long awaited judgment, a Canadian court in Montreal has authorized the bringing of the largest environmental class action in Canada's history MarketWire

The Boys From Old Florida Unite With Florida Players Network
The Gator Nation is becoming a little tighter for former University of Florida football players. In an environment where many athletes are often isolated from former athletic organizations, a new group called Florida Players Network (FPN) has emerged to unite and support former Gator football players and give back to the Gainesville community. MarketWire

Media Alert: Forte Design Systems to Meet Designer Community at SNUG Silicon Valley
AT SNUG Silicon Valley Designer Community Expo Booth 301 MarketWire

Lieutenant General Rick Lynch Joins RE2, Inc. Advisory Board
RE2, Inc. announced today that Lt. Gen. Rick Lynch (U.S. Army, Retired) has joined the Company as a consultant and member of the RE2 Advisory Board to provide guidance regarding robotic defense technologies, market strategy, leadership, and organizational development. MarketWire

Bio Architecture Lab Wins 2012 Sustainable Biofuels Award Presented by World Biofuels Markets
Bio Architecture Lab (Bal) announced today it has received the 2012 Sustainable Biofuels Award (www.sustainablebiofuelsawards.com) presented at the World Biofuels Markets Congress & Exhibition 2012, Europe's largest congress and exhibition focused on biofuels MarketWire

Anevia and Elemental Provide Over-the-Top TV Solution for Can'L
Anevia, a leading provider of video streaming solutions and service infrastructure for live TV and video on demand (VOD) and Elemental Technologies, a leading supplier of video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, announced today that Can'L has deployed its over-the-top (OTT) TV solution for New Caledonia. MarketWire

New Partnership Aims to Ease Aging
Linkage Ventures and CincyTech have formed a unique strategic partnership to create and co-invest in startup companies whose technologies can help people as they age. MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Wins Three Stevie(R) Awards in International Competition for Sales and Customer Service
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, earned three Stevie Awards in the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service(SM) competition MarketWire

BullTrade.com Looks to Finish Q1 2012 With 100% Perfect "Stock Alerts"
So far, so good for BullTrade Stock Alerts in 2012. The BullTrade.com "Stock Alert" service combines excellent stock picking (a proprietary system fine-tuned over 14 years) with excellent position management. The results have been fantastic. Since January 2003, over 96% of all closed-out trades have ended profitably MarketWire

Rocky Brands Announces International Ecommerce for Consumers in 90+ Countries
Rocky Brands (NASDAQ: RCKY) announced the availability of its global ecommerce solution powered by FiftyOne Global Ecommerce, allowing consumers in more than 90 countries to shop from each of Rocky Brands' seven consumer websites with a localized experience. MarketWire

USAID Awards Thermal Remediation Design Contract to TerraTherm for Dioxin Cleanup at Da Nang Airport, Vietnam
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded TerraTherm, Inc. a thermal remediation design contract for cleanup of dioxin-contaminated soil and sediment at the Da Nang Airport in Vietnam. The design is expected to be completed in August 2012 MarketWire

Demeter Lauds Eminence Organic Skin Care for Biodynamic(R) Skin Care
Demeter Association Inc., the only global certifying body of Biodynamic® products, has launched a new informative website featuring their partnership with Eminence Organic Skin Care as the first and only skin care line receiving Biodynamic® certifications at the highest purity level in the industry. MarketWire

Ensim Corporation Adds Support for Lync Hosting Pack
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PressRun Provides Publishing Platform for New England Journal of Medicine Tablet App
PressRun, an industry leader in tablet publishing solutions and the company behind award-winning iPad magazines for The BBC, BMJ, Digitas, and Time Inc., announced today that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM MarketWire

Liazon Private Benefits Exchange Adds Muscle to Executive Team
Liazon, which operates America's largest private health benefits exchange for small and mid-sized businesses, today announced the addition of Chief Revenue Officer Michael Karp and Chief Financial Officer Kent Jarvi to its executive team MarketWire

Classical Artists Development Foundation (CADF) Announces New Board Member, Upcoming Concerts, BOCYAP Sponsorship
The Classical Artists Development Foundation (CADF), a non-profit organization that nurtures and promotes the careers of gifted young Texas musicians, today announced the appointment of Anyck Turgeon as Board Member and Executive Vice President for Artistic Promotion. MarketWire

PSIGEN Releases PSI:Capture 4.5: Focus on OCR, Performance and PDF Features
PSIGEN Software, Inc., the leader in advanced document capture and scanning solutions, today announced the release of PSI:Capture 4.5. PSI:Capture 4.5 includes many new features, with a focus on capture workflow optimization, image processing, OCR efficiency improvements and overall performance enhancement. Below are the major improvements in this version: MarketWire

Ameritas Investment Corp. Partners With Socialware to Empower Advisors With Tools for Social Business
Ameritas Investment Corp. (AIC), which offers a wide range of investment products and services, announced today an initiative to unlock the power of social media for its registered representatives MarketWire

Kenexa Partners With Daesign to Enhance Business Solutions for Human Resources With Leading-Edge Video Gaming Technology
Kenexa (NYSE: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced a partnership with Daesign, a specialist provider of games-based simulated environments and Autonomous Virtual Actors (AVA©) to develop deeply engaging talent attraction, assessment, development and engagement solutions for the marketplace. MarketWire

Lake Worth Chiropractor Announces Natural Pain Management for Chronic Pain Conditions
Dr. Jack Cacic Chiropractic in Lake Worth, FL announced that the practice has had significant success providing natural pain relief for chronic conditions, including low back pain, neck pain, fibromyalgia and sciatica. According to Lake Worth chiropractor Dr. Jack Cacic, chiropractic care can help restore proper alignment to the musculoskeletal system MarketWire

Berkeley Veterinarian Offers Dog Boarding at Local Animal Hospital
Dr. Jas Mattu, the Berkeley veterinarian who runs the University Veterinary Hospital, wants to inform pet owners planning to go away on vacation that the animal hospital provides cat and dog boarding services in addition to animal wellcare. Mattu cautions area residents against leaving their pets at home alone, even over the weekend, because of the possible dangers MarketWire

Venice Chiropractor Launches New Patient Education Website
Theriault Chiropractic in Venice, Florida announced that the practice has launched a new website dedicated to educating patients about natural pain management. The redesigned site, http://www.chiropractorveniceflorida.com/, includes user-friendly features, such as the 'Community Content' wellness library and 3D Spine Simulator to help patients learn more about natural pain management MarketWire

NovoDynamics Brings Superior Speed and Accuracy to Document Capture Market With Launch of NovoDocufier
NovoDynamics, a leading developer of optical character recognition (OCR) and pattern recognition technologies, today announced the release of NovoDocufier™, its new Intelligent Document Recognition (IDR) software solution MarketWire

Arbella Raises Nearly $62,000 for Hunger Relief Program in New England
The Arbella Insurance Group Charitable Foundation ("Arbella") announced today that the fourth year of its "Let's Drive Out Hunger" campaign has raised $61,775 to help combat New England's growing hunger issue. The initiative centers on a matching gift program in which Arbella matches donations from any of its nearly 500 independent agents on a two-to-one basis MarketWire

$10,000 Charity Initiative Supports Local Organizations
To celebrate its 10th year in business, Silicon Valley-based firm Labhart Miles Consulting Group, Inc. is selecting 10 different charities and non-profits throughout California to receive donations of $1,000. The $10,000 Charity Initiative began this month, and will continue through December 2012. MarketWire

Toynk Toys Experiences Online Success Using Marketplace Optimization Techniques From Zoovy
Zoovy today announced that Toynk Toys has increased online sales using techniques from Zoovy's marketplace optimization™ (MpO), a methodology for studying and adjusting data to best match the ranking algorithms used by marketplaces to select preferred vendors. As a result of implementing Zoovy's MpO techniques, Toynk experienced their best year ever in 2011 MarketWire

Pixel Qi Selects Solar Technologies as Their Authorized Distributor to Expand Market Share of True Sunlight Readable Displays
Solar Technologies, a global supplier of LCD flat panel displays, IntraKits™ LCD kits, LCD modules and controllers, today announced it is now an authorized and stocking distributor of Pixel Qi's full sunlight readable displays. Solar Technologies is currently delivering Pixel Qi's products to clients worldwide. MarketWire

Marine Drive Mobile Unveils QR Code Integration to Its Core Technology
Marine Drive Mobile Corp. (OTCBB: MDMC) ("Marine Drive Mobile" or the "Company") announced today that the Company's technology is fully QR code integrated for merchants. Customers purchasing deals now have a paperless option to redeem merchant coupons. MarketWire

ClickSquared Hosts Webcast on "The Changing Marketing Software Landscape" Featuring Forrester Research, Inc.
WHAT: Daniel Smith, senior vice president, marketing, ClickSquared and guest, Suresh Vittal, principal analyst, Forrester Research are hosting an insightful webcast that addresses the technology investments marketers should make to keep up with the changing marketing software landscape MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Announces Filing of 2011 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 (the "Annual Report on Form 20-F") has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Annual Report on Form 20-F may also be accessed through the Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. website, www.seanergymaritime MarketWire

Metro Technology Releases New Version of Visual Alert(R) Law Enforcement Records Management System
Metro Technology Services, Inc., leading provider of public safety software solutions serving agencies in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, today announced major updates to its comprehensive Records Management System (RMS), Visual Alert® MarketWire

US National Telecom Announces Common Stock Share Structure
US National Telecom, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: USNL) announces that it has officially restructured its authorized common stock. The Company has reduced its authorized common stock from forty billion authorized to five billion authorized. MarketWire

TMM, Inc.: Hal Lipman Joins Advisory Board
TMM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TMMI) ("TMMI") or (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Hal Lipman who recently retired from a twenty year career with NFL Films, has joined the Company's newly formed Advisory Board. Hal Lipman has worked in the television production business for over 45 years and will help to introduce TMMI's Fractal TRUDEF to the film market. MarketWire

El Tigre Silver Commences Gold Hill Drilling Program
El Tigre Silver Corp. (the "Company" or "El Tigre") (TSX VENTURE: ELS)(OTCQX: EGRTF)(FRANKFURT: 5RT) is pleased to report that its 2012 core drilling program at its El Tigre silver project has started on schedule. The El Tigre silver project is located on concessions that are part of the Company's 431 square kilometer concession ownership in Sonora, Mexico. MarketWire

Panasonic Continues Leadership in Small Business Telephone Market for All of 2011
Panasonic System Communications Company of North America today announced that it continues its market leadership in the small business telephone market* by achieving #1 market share in North America for the full calendar year 2011 in the 2-40 extensions category. The new market information was released by the prominent information technology market research firm T3i Group this month. MarketWire

2012 BAI-Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards Nominations Open
BAI and Finacle™ from Infosys are now accepting nominations for their prestigious global awards program, the BAI - Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards 2012. For the second consecutive year, this awards program recognizes breakthrough innovation that positively impacts profitability and customer experience for best-in-class retail banking organizations MarketWire

EPIC 5's 2011 Top Finisher Christian Isakson Selected to Be Official RYU Athlete
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN), http://www.ryu.com/, is pleased to announce that 2011 EPIC 5 Top Finisher and one of the World's Top Ultra-Endurance Athletes Christian Isakson has been selected to be an official RYU athlete MarketWire

VirtuOz Extends Accessibility of Intelligent Virtual Agent Technology With Launch of Micro-Agents
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) for online marketing, sales, and support, today announced availability of VirtuOz Micro-Agents, special purpose virtual agents that address specific topics with enough repeat customer requests to provide companies with immediate return on investment MarketWire

Datamax-O'Neil Introduces the All-New I-Class Mark II That Offers Powerful Performance, Unmatched Reliability and Intelligent Integration
Datamax-O'Neil, a global provider of industrial grade label and receipt printing solutions, today announces the all-new I-Class Mark II high performance industrial printer. The new printer builds off the highly successful I-Class series and incorporates features and technology that make it best in its class for performance, reliability and ease of integration. MarketWire

Narus Receives Security Industry's Global Excellence Award for NarusInsight
Narus, Inc., the leader in real-time network traffic intelligence and analytics, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Narus' flagship product NarusInsight a winner of the 2012 Global Excellence Awards in Security Products and Solutions for Government MarketWire

Glencore to Acquire Viterra
Viterra Inc. ("Viterra") (TSX: VT)(ASX: VTA) & Glencore International plc ("Glencore") (LSE: GLEN)(HKSE: 805) MarketWire

AdReady CEO to Share Insights on How National Advertisers Can Target Local Markets at BIA/Kelsey's Interactive Local Media East Event
AdReady, creators of powerful software that enables any marketer to master online advertising, today announced its CEO, Karl Siebrecht, will participate in a panel discussion on the hot topic of national advertisers targeting local markets as part of the annual BIA/Kelsey Interactive Local Media East Event. MarketWire

ActiveCare Acquires Approximately 1,300 Members Through Its Newly Acquired and Wholly Owned Subsidiary 4G Biometrics
ActiveCare, Inc. (OTCBB: ACAR), the service leader in telehealth and personal emergency response, today announced that ActiveCare has obtained a contract with approximately 1,300 members through its wholly owned subsidiary 4G Biometrics. MarketWire

African Gold Group, Inc. Northern Step Out Hole Intercepts 70 Meters of 1.83 g/t Au & 45 Meters of 1.79 g/t Au, Hole Ends in Mineralization
African Gold Group, Inc., ("AGG" or the "Company") (TSX VENUTRE: AGG) is pleased to report the analytical results for eight, near surface (oxide), reverse circulation (RC), step-out drill holes from the Company's Kobada, Mali gold project. All eight holes represent northern step out holes that were collared up to 200 meters north of AGG's current, 43-101, Zone 1, inferred resource. MarketWire

Netwatch USA Solidifies U.S. Market Emergence With Falmouth Toyota Win
Netwatch USA, a full-service protection services company, today announced Falmouth Toyota on Cape Cod, Mass., as its newest U.S. customer. The car dealership's use of Netwatch's managed services helps to establish the company as a security leader in the Massachusetts automotive dealership industry. Since the opening of its U.S MarketWire

MindTree Brings in Professor Pankaj Chandra, Director, IIM-B to Its Board of Directors
MindTree Limited, a global IT and Product Engineering Services Company, today announced the appointment of Professor Pankaj Chandra to its Board of Directors with effect from March 19, 2012. MarketWire

Huayu Officially Takes Legal Actions Against InterContinental for Over RMB 200 Million Economic Losses
Sanya Huayu Tourism Co., Ltd. ("Huayu") has officially started legal proceedings against InterContinental Hotels Group Holiday Hotel (China) Co., Ltd. ("InterContinental Holiday China or InterContinental") for economic losses caused to Huayu due to the latter's failure to fulfill its contractual hotel management obligations and dishonest behaviors MarketWire

Datapipe Selects Nexsan NST5000 With FASTier Acceleration Technology to Support Cloud-Based Storage Initiative
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based data storage systems, today announced that the Nexsan NST5000™ unified storage system has been selected by Datapipe, a leading provider of mission-critical IT services, for use in its cloud-based storage initiative MarketWire

XcelMobility Increases Technical Staff to Keep Pace With Growth
XcelMobility Inc MarketWire

Intelligent Living Provides Corporate Update and Highlights Milestones
The management and Board of Intelligent Living Corp. ("ILVC") (OTCBB: ILVC), a leading provider of green building solutions, are pleased to provide this corporate update focusing on milestones accomplished through the period June 2011 to date. Highlights include: MarketWire

Information Professionals Take Center Stage at AIIM Conference
AIIM, the global community of information professionals, today announced the arrival of 670 information professionals, from 25 countries, at a sold out AIIM Conference 2012. Plans are underway for a larger venue in 2013 due to the success of this year's conference reaching capacity 30 days prior to the program date. MarketWire

Duck Tape(R) Facebook(R) Page Hits Five Million Fans
Chanel®, Mercedes®, Nickelodeon® and... Duck Tape®? They have more in common than you think -- five million things, to be exact. MarketWire

CalAmp Expands Direct Broadcast Satellite Product Line
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today that is has begun shipping a new whole-home video and data networking product to its key North American Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) customer to serve households with multiple DVRs and multiple data hubs. MarketWire

AirTouch Communications Ramps Up Production of SmartLinX Device Connecting Smartphone to Landline
AirTouch Communications, Inc. (OTCQB: ATCH) (PINKSHEETS: ATCH) (www.airtouchinc.com), which designs and markets wireless telecommunications devices, is increasing production of its patent-pending SmartLinX™ family of home/office convergence communications devices MarketWire

Cache County Utah Delivers Secure Wireless for Public and Private Access
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, announced today that Cache County Utah has deployed Xirrus Wireless Arrays throughout its government offices and fairgrounds MarketWire

New Jersey State Police Add Texting to Emergency Communications With Nixle
New Jersey residents will now be able to receive critical information from the New Jersey State Police (NJSP) and the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management (NJOEM) on their cell phones and PDAs with the use of a free, web-based service. MarketWire

Neil Young & Crazy Horse Release AMERICANA on June 5th
NEIL YOUNG & CRAZY HORSE will release a very special album titled AMERICANA on June 5, 2012. AMERICANA is the first album from Neil Young & Crazy Horse in nearly nine years. Crazy Horse is: Billy Talbot, Ralph Molina, Poncho Sampedro, and Neil Young. MarketWire

Toshiba America Business Solutions Promotes Mark Mathews to President and CEO
Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. (http://business.toshiba.com) today announced the promotion of Mark Mathews as the company's new president and chief executive officer, effective April 1. Mathews, who currently serves as president and chief operating officer, will replace Matt Yamada, who was named chairman and chief executive officer in 2009. MarketWire

Anver's Vacuum Lifter & Flipper Handles Large Stampings, Molded Parts
Anver Corp. has introduced a new vacuum lifter-flipper for removing large stampings and fiberglass or rotationally molded parts from a mold and turning them upside down for the next process. In addition to allowing one person to perform the task, it prevents damage to the parts. MarketWire

Stevi B's Pizza Expanding in North Alabama
Stevi B's Pizza, the industry's only national premium pizza buffet restaurant, is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement to develop four Stevi B's Pizza locations in North Alabama with new franchisees and Huntsville area residents Jim King and Chris Hunter. MarketWire

The Original PennySaver(TM) Celebrating 50 Years of Savings
The Original PennySaver™, a Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS) company, is celebrating 50 years of helping people save money in their own neighborhoods. Since its inception in 1962, the iconic company has been the leader in servicing its local communities with classifieds, coupons, and deals for everyday needs MarketWire

Membrane Switch Design Guide From Nameplates for Industry Helps Users Understand Design Parameters
Nameplates for Industry, Inc. (NFi) is offering a 12-page design guide to help product designers determine the suitability of a particular membrane switch design for their product, equipment, or instrumentation. User interfaces, material selection, aesthetic considerations, ESD/EMI/RFI shielding, and connectivity issues are described. MarketWire

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

Salesforce.com's Geoff Dodge Joins DataXu as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing
DataXu (www.dataxu.com), provider of the industry's leading digital marketing management (DMM) platform, today announced that it has hired Geoff Dodge as Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing. In his new role, Dodge will oversee DataXu's global sales and marketing strategies and go-to-market plans for the DX3 enterprise platform, as well as vertical and industry solutions. MarketWire

Cabinet NG Enhances User Experience With CNG-WebSync
Cabinet NG (CNG), provider of electronic document management and workflow management software, today announced the release of CNG-WebSync, a desktop application that integrates its CNG-SAFE document management system with third party web applications to synchronize data and manage documents from a single interface MarketWire

White House Biotechnology Director to Keynote 2012 MichBio Annual Business Meeting
MichBio, the biosciences industry association in Michigan, announced today that Dr. Michael Stebbins will be the keynote speaker at its 2012 Annual Business Meeting & Showcase on April 19 at Schoolcraft College in Livonia, MI. MarketWire

Cinsay, Inc. Makes Senior Executive Changes
Christian Briggs, CEO of Cinsay, Inc., today announced the elevation of two senior executives. Patrick Seaman has been promoted to a dual role as Chief Strategy Officer, Cinsay, Inc. & Executive Vice President, Cinsay International, and Stan Woodward has been named to COO, Cinsay, Inc MarketWire

Fox Petroleum in Negotiations With Central Texas Oil Company
Fox Petroleum Inc. (OTCQB: FXPT) (PINKSHEETS: FXPT) announced today that it is negotiating with a central Texas based oil company to take over existing operations of oil leases located in the Grand Cheniere Field in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. MarketWire

SpaceClaim Announces SpaceClaim Engineer 2012
SpaceClaim (www.spaceclaim.com), the leader in easy and accessible 3D CAD for engineering, mechanical design, and manufacturing, announced today the immediate availability of SpaceClaim Engineer 2012. This release introduces significant new capabilities in reverse engineering, model preparation for simulation, manufacturing, and data reuse MarketWire

New CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 Powers Total Creativity and Design
Corel today announced the launch of CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X6, the newest version of its flagship graphics suite. Featuring a completely revamped typography engine, inspiring new color styles and harmonies, and powerful shaping tools, the new suite offers graphics professionals its most creative and powerful tools to date MarketWire

Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. Finishing Patient Testing in Phase II Trial of Patented Binge Eating Disorder Treatment
Lightlake Therapeutics Inc MarketWire

Pure Storage Named Finalist in Bay Area's Best Places to Work Awards
Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, today announced that it has been named a finalist for the San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal's Bay Area's Best Places to Work Awards. Pure Storage was ranked among the top 25 companies employing 51-101 employees. MarketWire

Study Published in International Journal of Oncology Shows Potential for microRNAs to Determine Risk of Recurrence in Colorectal Cancer
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd MarketWire

ZBB Energy Executives Join American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)
Executives from ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a distinct leader in energy storage and power control platforms that integrate renewable and conventional sources, have joined the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE). MarketWire

Media Alert: Stratus Technologies and ARC Advisory Group Help IT Pros Understand the Importance of Uptime for Mission-Critical Manufacturing Applications
Stratus Technologies is hosting an educational webinar with ARC Advisory Group on March 28, 2012, about the importance of uptime assurance solutions for manufacturing enterprises MarketWire

Cytomedix to Host 2011 Financial Results Conference Call on Friday, March 30, 2012
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies for wound care, inflammation and angiogenesis, today announced that the Company will release financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2011, following the close of the market on Thursday, March 29, 2012. MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Launches XYRCOS(TM) Laser System for Research Applications Including Stem Cell Research, Gene Targeting and Laser-Assisted IVF
Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL), a leading provider of precision laser devices and advanced imaging systems for the fertility, stem cell and developmental biology research markets, today announced the launch of its leading-edge XYRCOS™ laser system for advanced research applications MarketWire

Covanta Announces Internal Management Changes
Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced several management reassignments within its senior team in order to more sharply focus on organic growth, new technology and project development initiatives. Effective immediately, Messrs MarketWire

Quadrant4 Systems Corp. Announces Launch of Hyperion Practice Specific to the Healthcare, Retail, & Financial Services Industries
Quadrant4 Systems Corporation (Q4) (OTCQB: QFOR) (OTCBB: QFOR) today announced that it has launched its national Hyperion practice specific to retail, healthcare and financial services industries. MarketWire

Scottsdale Cosmetic Dentistry Practice Acquires New Dental Scanning Technology
Dr. Jonathan Coombs and the Scottsdale Smile Center for general, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry in Scottsdale have announced the addition of a new cone beam device for dental scanning and precise imaging. Dr. Coombs says the new technology offers several benefits to patient comfort and more accurate planning for dental implants and other procedures. MarketWire

WebsiteBiz Celebrates 15 Years of High Performance Digital Marketing
Digital marketing agency, WebsiteBiz (www.WebsiteBiz.com) is celebrating 15 years of high performance digital marketing. Eric Dudley, Founder and President, started the company in 1997 with the launch of a hall of fame celebrity website whose goal was to drive lead generation and ecommerce sales MarketWire

Orgenesis Inc. Announces Acceptance of Technology by U.S. Patent Office
Orgenesis Inc. (OTCBB: ORGS) ("Orgenesis" or the "Company"), a development stage company with a novel therapeutic technology to convert a patient's own liver cells into functional insulin-producing cells as a treatment for diabetes, is pleased to announce the acceptance of a key technology patent authored by Orgenesis' Chief Science Officer Prof. Sarah Ferber with the issuance of U.S MarketWire

Zingaya Launches Zingaya Enterprise Edition
Zingaya, developer of scalable, high-quality web-based VoIP applications for enterprises, developers and customer service call centers, today announced Zingaya Enterprise, a new platform and API enabling VoIP calls from a browser or a mobile app with a single click. MarketWire

Sun Sets on Global Immune Solar Projects but Greases the Way for Oil & Gold Deals
The board of directors of Global Immune Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GIMU) announces the cessation of the solar projects previously announced and the advancement of two projects in the natural resources field. The previously announced JV with the German company and the shares issued for the JV have been cancelled. MarketWire

Kodak Gallery Relies on iPerceptions VoC Analytics to Increase Online Satisfaction
iPerceptions Inc MarketWire

Symantec to Acquire Nukona to Help Businesses Embrace "Bring Your Own Device" Movement
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nukona, Inc., a privately-held provider of mobile application management (MAM) MarketWire

Inteliquent Honored by International Business Times as One of World's Fastest Growing Companies
Inteliquent (NASDAQ: IQNT), a leading provider of global interconnection and interoperability solutions, announces today that the International Business Times has ranked Inteliquent #228 on the 2011 IBT1000 list; and #6 among telecom service provides worldwide. The IBT1000 celebrates companies that have outperformed others in the global marketplace. MarketWire

Ancestry.com Publishes the Most Comprehensive Collection of Massachusetts Vital Records Ever Compiled
Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, today announced that it has added nearly nine million Massachusetts birth, marriage and death records detailing over 330 years of Massachusetts residents to its website MarketWire

Cadence CEO Lip-Bu Tan Honored as Outstanding CEO With 2012 Singapore Business Award
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, announced that its President and CEO Lip-Bu Tan received the Singapore Business Award as Outstanding CEO (overseas) today in Singapore. The Singapore Business Awards were launched in 1985 by the Business Times and DHL MarketWire

Taleo to Become UCB's Partner for Global Recruiting Project
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), a global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, today announced that global biopharmaceutical leader UCB has chosen Taleo's Recruiting and Reporting products to improve its talent intelligence and support a global revamp of its recruitment processes. MarketWire

Symantec-Sponsored Ponemon Report Finds Negligent Employees Top Cause of Data Breaches in the U.S. While Malicious Attacks Most Costly
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) and the Ponemon Institute today released the findings of the 2011 Cost of Data Breach Study: United States, which reveals negligent insiders are the top cause of data breaches while malicious attacks are 25 percent more costly than other types MarketWire

Lantronix Announces Full xPrintServer Support for New iPad
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Morpho Detection and Cargobox Team to Enhance Air Cargo Security
Morpho Detection, Inc. (MDI), the explosives and narcotics detection business of Morpho, Safran group's security unit, today announced it has entered into a teaming agreement with Cargobox, a provider of flexible air cargo solutions, to facilitate the development of integrated technology solutions to enhance air cargo security. MarketWire

Egnyte Joins the NetApp Alliance Partner Program
Egnyte Inc., the leading provider of hybrid cloud file server solutions, today announced its membership in the NetApp Alliance Partner Program. Egnyte is collaborating with NetApp to integrate the Egnyte HybridCloud file server with NetApp® unified storage to enable mid-sized businesses and distributed enterprise environments to quickly and easily deploy a hybrid cloud file-sharing system. MarketWire

Got an 'App' for That? Pretzel Crisps(R) Launches Facebook Appetizer Contest Searching for America's Tastiest Pairings
Since 2004, Snack Factory Pretzel Crisps® have captured the hearts and stomachs of Americans, inspiring them to create an infinite amount of delectable combinations and scrumptious recipes using the low fat, low calorie pretzel crackers MarketWire

TRUSTe Releases Great Britain Privacy Research; Expands EU Team to Address Growing Privacy Concerns and Support Business Needs
Today, at the iMedia UK Digital Summit, TRUSTe, the leading privacy management solutions provider, issued the British Consumer Confidence Edition of its ongoing TRUSTe Privacy Index Series, measuring consumer privacy issues and their corresponding business impact MarketWire

United Stationers Supply Co. and MBS Dev Recognized by Microsoft for Cloud Solution: Leading Wholesaler and Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Honored at Awards Luncheon
MBS Dev, a leading distribution industry ERP and e-commerce value added reseller for Microsoft Dynamics® AX, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by Microsoft through its parent company, United Stationers Supply Co., with the 2012 Cloud Transformation Award as part of the Microsoft Dynamics Customer Excellence Awards program. MarketWire

Egnyte Offers Next-Generation File Sharing for the Enterprise
Egnyte, the leading provider of hybrid cloud file server solutions today announced the availability of Egnyte HybridCloud File Sharing for the Enterprise. The new product release includes a set of features and integrations that provide a simple, scalable, and secure solution for file sharing and collaboration in enterprise environments. MarketWire

BESLER Consulting Helps Hospitals Improve Medicare Billing With Inventu Flynet Viewer
Inventu Corporation (www.inventu.com), developer and supplier of data integration solutions, today announced that BESLER Consulting, a leading healthcare financial and operations consulting company, has chosen Inventu's Flynet Viewer software to help hospitals ensure timely and accurate Medicare payment MarketWire

Scribe Software Names Infinity Info Systems and AlfaPeople Top US and EMEA Business Partners
Scribe Software has awarded its Top Data Integration Partner of 2011 award to Infinity Info Systems (North America) and AlfaPeople (EMEA) for their outstanding work implementing data integrations MarketWire

Scribe Announces Solution for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
Convergence 2012 -- Scribe's new solution for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 is going to make enterprise ERP easier for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 partners and customers. Scribe's Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 - CRM 2012 Jumpstart removes the need for custom code to connect Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to Microsoft Dynamics CRM. MarketWire

U.S. Steel Sector Continues Upward Trend With $15 Billion Project Spending, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The top two U.S. steel producers, Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) (Charlotte, North Carolina) and United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) (U.S. Steel) (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), provide a good benchmark for capital expenditures at U.S. steel mills MarketWire

Bright Side Dental Offers Two $500 Scholarships to Michigan Students
Bright Side Dental, a local Detroit based dentist, will award two Michigan students with $500 scholarships that can be applied toward college expenses. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver Reports Record Earnings, Cash-Flow and Revenues in 2011; Conference Call and Webcast at 10 am PDT (1 pm EDT) on March 21, 2012
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(FRANKFURT: EJD) announced today record earnings, cash-flows and revenues for the year ended December 31, 2011, thanks to the Company's seventh consecutive year of growing silver and gold production, lower cash operating costs and higher precious metal prices. MarketWire

PENSRUS Pens Free Shipping on All BIC and Paper Mate Writing Pens
PENSRUS, a leading distributor of promotional custom logo pencils, personalized sticky note pads, mouse pads, backpacks and specialty advertising pens, is continuing to offer free ground shipping on its two most popular promotional pen manufacturers, Paper Mate and BIC MarketWire

Avaya Receives Frost & Sullivan Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Enterprise Session Management
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NuPathe Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Operational Highlights
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, today announced financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011, and recent operational highlights. MarketWire

GlobalWise Market Expansion to Capitalize on Industry Trends and Innovations in Mobile Technology
GlobalWise Investments, Inc. (OTCBB: GWIV) (OTCQB: GWIV) (www.GlobalWiseInvestments.com) and its wholly owned subsidiary Intellinetics, Inc MarketWire

WABCO Exhibits Global Technology Portfolio at 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show; Presents Breakthrough Innovations in Vehicle Safety and Efficiency
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), (www.wabco-auto.com) a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that it will present its technology breakthroughs at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky, from March 22 to 24 MarketWire

NovaBay Set for "Phenomenal Year" With Key Upcoming Clinical Data Announcements and Partnership Developments
Dr. Ramin "Ron" Najafi founded NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBY) and has guided it to become a truly unique specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing what he calls "a non-antibiotic technology" which is based on white blood cell active compounds. These anti-infective compounds are designed to treat and prevent a number of antibiotic-resistant infections. MarketWire

Global Health Voyager to Offer HIPPA-Compliant Medical Records Storage to Medical Tourists
Medical tourism facilitator Global Health Voyager (OTCBB: GLHV) has announced a new data partnership to provide medical tourists with HIPPA-compliant records storage. Through an exclusive contract with Janus Medical Systems, Global Health Voyager will offer its patients and members the ability to store their entire family's medical records in one secure place MarketWire

Azul Systems CTO Gil Tene Joins Low-Latency Technologist Panel at North American Trading Architecture Summit
Azul Systems, Inc., the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, announced today that Azul Systems CTO and Co-Founder Gil Tene will be part of a Trading Track panel covering low latency at the North American Trading Architecture Summit (NATAS) in New York City on April 17, 2012. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Corporation Agrees to Provide Debt and Equity for Accretive Acquisition of First Tower
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has entered into a definitive agreement to provide debt and equity for the acquisition of the businesses of First Tower Corp. ("First Tower"), a multiline specialty finance company based in Flowood, Mississippi with over 150 branch offices. MarketWire

AchieveCard Announces Closing of $12.5 Million Equity and Debt Financing
Achieve Financial Services, LLC (AchieveCard), a leading marketer of general-purpose reloadable (GPR) prepaid debit cards and related financial services, today announced the closing of $12.5 million debt and Series B equity financing. Escalate Capital Partners ("Escalate Capital") led the financing with participation from AchieveCard's existing institutional investors. MarketWire

LeoNovus and Leadtek Announce Strategic Alliance
LeoNovus Inc. ("LeoNovus" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: LTV) is pleased to announce today that the Company has entered into a strategic alliance with Leadtek Research Inc. to create innovative Leadtek product offerings for the global market. MarketWire

Exhaust Transportation Tax Breaks to Save Money
Predictions that gas could average $5 a gallon across the United States this summer may have commuters looking for extra money in more places than just the couch cushions MarketWire

Cobra to Highlight New Hands-Free-Compliant CBs for Professional Drivers at the Mid-America Trucking Show
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Spring Season Brings Rush of Breast Augmentation Patients Says Houston Plastic Surgeon
According to the latest statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure performed by plastic surgeons across the country MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts NFC Market Growth at 69% CAGR Through 2016
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Near Field Communication (NFC) Market to 2016 - Increased Availability of NFC Embedded Handsets Key for Higher Market Penetration" to their collection of Software & Services market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/GBI-Research-v3759/Near-Field-Communication-NFC-Increased-6842490/ MarketWire

Applied Engineering and ExactFlat Partner to Bring 3D-to-2D Flattening to the Midwest
Tri-D Technologies, makers of ExactFlat 3D-to-2D CAD software, announced that Applied Engineering Inc. is the latest company to select ExactFlat as a key strategic partner. ExactFlat software is a complete rethink of the CAD-to-cutter workflow for manufacturers working with industrial fabrics and flexible materials, making it faster, simpler, and more flexible than ever before. MarketWire

WaterField Unveils the Indy: A Sleek, Leather Bag for the New Apple iPad
WaterField Designs, an innovative leader in custom laptop sleeves, and designer bags and cases for digital-minded professionals, unveils the Indy -- an elegant, over-the-shoulder bag that takes the place of a guy's overstuffed pants pocket. Specially sized to hold the iPad either 'n*ked' or in a protective case, the Indy sports distressed leather, a slim profile and carefully designed pockets MarketWire

Make Your Home Safer This Spring
Spring is officially here, and that means it's time to clean up, clear out, and strategically improve your home for seasons to come. "Safety should be a priority for spring projects," says Tom Kraeutler, home improvement expert and syndicated radio show host of The Money Pit. "Safety for you as you work, and safety for your house in general." MarketWire

Bridge Bank Expands Technology Banking and Capital Finance Groups to Southeast Region
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley, announced today it is expanding its technology banking and its capital finance practices into the Southeastern region of the U.S MarketWire

Soundview Real Estate Partners: Real Estate, Private Equity Offer Better Investment Opportunities
With several years of market tumult behind us, and economic recovery just beginning, it is no surprise that many investors find themselves hungry for returns. According to a recent San Francisco Business Journal report, however, this might actually be understating matters. "Investors aren't yield hungry," the article states, but rather they are "emaciated MarketWire

ProGaming Platforms Develops Social 3D Flash Game to Showcase Gaming Platform and Capitalize on Online Advertising Opportunities
ProGaming Platforms Corp. (OTCBB: PPTF) (OTCQB: PPTF), developer of a commercial multiplayer online gaming and reward processing platform, today reports that it is nearly finished with the development of an original social 3D flash game MarketWire

ADP Dealer Services Achieves Multiple Cisco Certifications and Distinctions
ADP Dealer Services has once again been awarded the Gold Certification in the USA and is also proud to announce additional Cisco Certifications and Distinctions which include: MarketWire

UWCCorp Scam: Company Debunks Rumors, Offers Insight Into New Facebook Marketing Features
At the tail end of 2011, Facebook unveiled a new "Timeline" layout, allowing individual users to change their profiles to reflect a new, more image-heavy design. The Timeline features proved so successful that the social network quickly unveiled plans to offer brand pages the same new layout MarketWire

H2O Overdrive(TM) Presents the Over the Hump Mountain Bike Race Series
Innovative Health Solutions LLC (IHS), the maker of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive HYDRATE™, announced today that it will be the presenting sponsor for the Over the Hump Mountain Bike Race Series, which kicks off at Irvine Lake in California on May 22. MarketWire

Reputation Changer Reviews: 2012 Political Online Reputation Wars
Historically, American voters have received their political news largely through print newspapers, TV press coverage, or simply through word of mouth. As technology changes, however, so do politics, and in 2012, voters are receiving more campaign information than ever from online outlets. According to Pew polling data, an overwhelming 73% of adult Internet users -- roughly 54% of the U.S MarketWire

Secrets & Strategies for Winning Job Interviews Revealed in Todd Moster's New Book, "The Underground Guide to Job Interviewing"
With nearly 13 million Americans out of work and experts predicting fewer new jobs in the post-Great Recession economy, a new book has emerged to help job seekers succeed in an increasingly cut-throat employment market MarketWire

Sleep Issues Often Overlooked in Treatment for Eating Disorders, Caring Online Reports
Eating disorder sufferers are often also afflicted with sleep disorders, compounding the toll disordered eating takes on their bodies, according to Caring Online, a website offering comprehensive information and resources on eating disorders. MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentistry Practice in New Jersey Now Offers Sleep Apnea Treatment
Dr. David Schor and Imagine Advanced Dental Arts, a New Jersey cosmetic dentistry practice focused on aesthetic, general, and restorative procedures, have recently announced the addition of sleep apnea treatment to their list of available procedures for patients who have difficulty with obstructive sleep apnea and snoring. Through a number of oral appliances and treatment techniques, Dr MarketWire

Market Research Estimates the Mobile Messaging Market at $202 Billion
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Mobile Messaging Futures 2012-2016" to their collection of Wireless market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Portio-Research-Limited-v3272/Mobile-Messaging-Futures-6845677/ MarketWire

DataXu Co-Founder Bruce Journey Appointed Managing Director International
DataXu (www.dataxu.com), provider of the industry's leading enterprise digital marketing management (DMM) platform, today announced that Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer Bruce Journey has been appointed Managing Director, International, to expand DataXu's global presence across EMEA, Latin America, and Asia Pacific. Journey is now based in the company's London office. MarketWire

Anevia Updates IPTV and OTT Multiscreen Products
Anevia, a leading provider of video streaming solutions and service infrastructure for live TV and video on demand (VOD) today announced new products and features at the IP&TV World Forum in London. MarketWire

Market Research Estimates Telepresence Market at $13 Billion by 2018
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Telepresence Equipment Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2012 to 2018" to their collection of Telecommunications market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/Wintergreen-Research-v739/Telepresence-Equipment-Shares-Strategies-Forecasts-6845497/ MarketWire

Verimatrix Enables TV Everywhere for SBB and Telemach
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TenCate Geosynthetics project partner in Yellow River dike monitoring
TenCate Geosynthetics and AGT International have signed a letter of intent forcollaboration on the installation of TenCate GeoDetect® technology in adikebody at the Yellow River in Dayulan (Zhengzhou) in the Henan province inChina.TenCate GeoDetect® is a monitoring system based on geotextiles withinterwovenfibre optics, which registers changes in embankments and dikes MarketWire

Enhanced TV-Over-IP Platform Enables Delivery of Next Generation Television Services to More Subscribers
Minerva Networks, the leading provider of software solutions for the delivery of television services to IP connected devices, today announced the general availability of the latest version (v5.3) of its iTVFusion 5 video services platform. Minerva iTVFusion v5 MarketWire

Skytide Appoints Hamid Bahadori as CTO and Vice President of Engineering
IP&TV World Forum -- Skytide, the leader in Online Video Management Analytics and sponsor of the IP&TV World Forum, today announced that it has appointed Dr. Hamid Bahadori as Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Engineering MarketWire

Dockwise Ltd: Aasta Hansteen Spar Buoy Third Contract for Dockwise Vanguard
Backlog Update: USD 57 Million in Awards Dockwise Ltd. today announces six newawards totaling USD 57 million, for execution in H1 2012 and 2015. The wins include a reservation contract, securing the transportation of a sparbuoy for the Statoil operated Aasta Hansteen offshore production field,formerlyknown as the Luva field MarketWire

Hosted Payloads Continue to Emerge as Viable Option for Satellite Capacity Building
NSR today released its newest market survey and forecast report: Hosted Payloads on Commercial Satellites, 2nd Edition. The report provides an in-depth overview of demand trends for military and civil government requirements for creative solutions that address Communications and Earth Observation/Science missions, as well as the emergence of private enterprise risk-taking. MarketWire

AMD Launches New Platform for Dedicated Web Hosting Providers
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the latest solution as part of its ongoing Web/Cloud initiative with the launch of the new AMD Opteron™ 3200 Series processor. Dedicated Web hosting customers seeking enterprise-class reliability have a new choice that delivers: MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals Offers Savings on Breckenridge Lodging for Recently Extended Ski Season
ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is offering a special lodging deal for spring skiers in Breckenridge, Colo. Responding to the recent announcement that Breckenridge Ski Resort would extend its season by two weeks, ResortQuest is offering savings of 40 percent off all two-night stays at select vacation rentals in Breckenridge now through April 30, 2012. MarketWire

Resource America, Inc. Authorizes Payment of Quarterly Cash Dividend
Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI) (the "Company") announces that its Board of Directors has authorized the payment of a cash dividend on April 30, 2012 in the amount of $0.03 per share of the Company's common stock to all holders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2012. The Company has paid a consecutive quarterly cash dividend for over 16 years. MarketWire

ING announces release of 2011 Annual Reports and filing of Form 20-F with SEC
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ABLYNX ANNOUNCES AN EXTENSION OF ITS GLOBAL STRATEGIC NANOBODY ALLIANCE WITH BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM
GHENT, Belgium, 20 March 2012 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX] today announced a two-year extension of the initial five-year research funding by Boehringer Ingelheim of their global strategic alliance to discover, develop and commercialise up to 10 different Nanobody® therapeutics GlobeNewswire

SeaBird Exploration - Approved Prospectus
Cyprus, 20 March 2012   Reference is made to the stock exchange notices dated 9 December 2011 and 18 November 2011 published by SeaBird Exploration PLC (the "Company") regarding the Private Placement (the "Private Placement") of New Shares GlobeNewswire

SOLIDIUM LAUNCHES ACCELERATED BOOKBUILT OFFERING OF TELIASONERA SHARES AND OFFERING OF BONDS DUE 2015, EXCHANGEABLE INTO SHARES IN TELIASONERA
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Lumesse globalises Lumesse Mobile app for Lumesse TalentLink 12 with new user experience, extra language support and new capabilities
London - 20 March 2012 - Lumesse, Europe's largest independent talent management solutions company, has released a new version of its Lumesse Mobile app for Apple iOS, with an enhanced user experience, multi-lingual capabilities and improved usability GlobeNewswire

Lumesse Taps eQuest to Support Expanded Job Distribution Footprint for its Global Customers :
San Ramon, CA/London, United Kingdom - 20 March, 2012 - eQuest, who recently opened over 200 additional career site destinations in Asia Pacific, announced it has signed a global agreement with integrated talent management vendor Lumesse to provide job posting services to its global customers GlobeNewswire

Orion Oyj : Orion Corporation: Organising meeting of the Board of Directors
ORION CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 20 March 2012 at 5.00 pmEET GlobeNewswire

Orion Oyj : Decisions by the AGM on 20 March 2012
ORION CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 20 March 2012 at 04.30 pm  EET GlobeNewswire

Net Insight Wins Prestigious SCTE 2012 Technological Innovation Award
The SCTE selects Net Insight's Service Aware Media Network solution as the Best Broadband Network Transmission Solution GlobeNewswire

New ramp connection to the surface completed
New ramp connection to the surface completed GlobeNewswire

TAKKT AG: Special dividend proposed for the 2011 financial year
Takkt AG /TAKKT AG: Special dividend proposed for the 2011 financial year. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

THE AWARD-WINNING RAPALA ECO WEAR TAKES A NATURAL STEP UPSTREAM
Rapala VMC CorporationPress ReleaseMarch 20, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.In addition to commercial overfishing, the use of fossil fuels creates a significant threat to aquatic life. Fossil fuels generate greenhouse gasses that destroy the ozone layer, which results in global warming and meteorological anomalies GlobeNewswire

CFO Lars Sandström to leave Sobi
CFO Lars Sandström will leave Sobi during the summer 2012 to return to his former employer Scania. The recruitment of a new CFO has been initiated. GlobeNewswire

VOLTA FINANCE - SCRIP DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT
NOT FOR RELEASE, DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES GlobeNewswire

Qatar Exchange goes live with Scila Surveillance
Qatar Exchange has successfully taken its new market monitoring system, Scila Surveillance, into production GlobeNewswire

Ordina selected by Europol for framework contract
Nieuwegein, the Netherlands, 20 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Identifies United Kingdom as a Leader in Dementia Research
Amid high-caliber research output and citation impact, analysis reveals region has unfilled potential to accelerate dementia cure GlobeNewswire

Mobistar : Mobistar to offer new iPad in Belgium on March 23
Brussels, 20 March 2012 - Mobistar today announced it will offer the new iPad in Belgium on Friday, March 23. Mobistar will offer iPad with a range of attractive data plans that will allow customers to connect to its fast HSPA+/HSDPA-DC network at speeds up to 42 Mbps. iPad FRiPad NLiPad UKThis announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

Cygate to provide Stonesoft's security technology
Highest level of security from leading domestic vendors GlobeNewswire

Payment Cards with Contactless Technology to Be Introduced in Near Future
Press release, 20 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions gathers and strengthens CO2 expertise
20 March 2012 - Aker Solutions is extending and strengthening the company's long-term commitment to the treatment of CO2 from industrial sources by taking full ownership of Aker Clean Carbon. GlobeNewswire

Agama Provides OTT Video Quality Assurance Solution to Finland's Maxisat
(IP&TV World Forum 2012, London, March 20, 2012) -Agama Technologies, the DTV quality assurance expert, today announces that Finnish IPTV operator Maxisat has selected an Agama quality assurance solution for automated QoE and QoS monitoring and testing of over-the-top video services GlobeNewswire

Dutwa Leaching Test Work Results
African Eagle Resources plc GlobeNewswire

ALDATA SOLUTION OYJ: ALDATA ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF ITS FINNISH SUBSIDIARY TO SOLTEQ AND LOWERS ITS FULL YEAR OUTLOOK ACCORDINGLY
Aldata Solution Oyj,STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE ,20 March 2012 at 8.30 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Heijmans acquires 2012-2013 Variable Maintenance contract
The Directorate-General of Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat) intends to award Heijmans a contract for the variable maintenance of various structures, such as hard/road surfaces, civil works and guide rail for the next two years. The work involves the parcels Utrecht and Noord-Brabant-West in the context of the 2012-2013 Variable Maintenance Framework Contract (VMC) GlobeNewswire

Komax Group - Extremely successful 2011
Komax Holding AG /Komax Group - Extremely successful 2011. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Cryo-Save Group N.V.: Revenue up 4% to €41.9 million
Cryo-Save Group N.V. (Euronext: CRYO, 'Cryo-Save', or 'the Group'), the leading international stem cell storage brand and the largest family stem cell bank in Europe, has published its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2011. GlobeNewswire

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