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Newsweek/Daily Beast chief editor says 'joint venture isn't making money yet'
Merging American weekly magazine 'Newsweek' and news reporting and opinion website 'The Daily Beast' isn't making money yet, and is not likely to make profits for another couple of years, the editor in chief of the joint venture has said. ANI

Pak bans import of only 1209 Indian products to enhance trade ties with India
Keen to improve trade and commercial ties with India, the Pakistan government has banned the import of only 1,209 Indian products. ANI

TATA-owned Jaguar to build cars in China
TATA-owned luxury car manufacturer Jaguar plans to build cars in China for the first time, according to a report. ANI

Google customers sue firm over new 'deceptive' privacy rules
Three Google users have reportedly sued the search giant claiming they were deceived by its new privacy rules that combines user information across a number of company services. ANI

Midas Letter Money Illuminates Inter-Citic Minerals: Dachang Project Update in China from CEO James Moore
Click on the image to watch the videoJames West interviews Inter-Citic Minerals Inc. (ICI.TO) President and CEO James J. Moore on the latest developments in China on the company's 279 square kilometre Dachang Gold Project in Qinghai Province of Western China ACN Newswire

Development Agreement for Seawater Desalination Project in Dahej, Gujarat, India
A consortium comprising Hitachi, Ltd., ITOCHU Corporation and Hyflux Ltd. (collectively known as the "Consortium") signed a Co-Developer Agreement ("CDA") with Dahej SEZ Ltd ACN Newswire

Western Computer: Adjusting the Organization to Changes in the Marketplace
Every function in an organization has to be able to adapt quickly to changes in the marketplace, says Tom Bardos, Chief Executive Officer, Western Computer. Flexibility is key today ACN Newswire

Sony Develops "IPELA Engine", Capable of an Industry-First 130db Wide Dynamic Range in Full HD Quality
Sony Corporation today announced the development of the industry's highest picture quality "IPELA ENGINE", capable of the industry's first 130dB wide dynamic range in full HD quality at 30 frames/second, which has thus dramatically enhanced image visibility ACN Newswire

MHI Wins Orders for State-of-the-Art "M501J" Gas Turbines from Korea
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received a series of orders for its state-of-the-art "M501J" gas turbines, ten units in total, for installation at four power plants in Korea. The plants are large-scale natural-gas-fired gas turbine combined-cycle (GTCC) power generation facilities with generation capacities ranging from near 950 to 1,900 megawatts (MW) ACN Newswire

Mazda Announces Japan Graduate Recruitment Plan for Fiscal Year Ending March 2014
Mazda Motor Corporation today has announced its graduate recruitment plan for fiscal year ending (FYE) March 2014 and will offer 50 engineering, 10 administrative/clerical and 85 manufacturing-related positions to prospective employees in Japan ACN Newswire

NEC Announces Agreement to Acquire Convergys' Global Information Management (IM) Business, a Leader in Business Support Systems (BSS)
NEC Corporation today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Convergys Corporation's Information Management (IM) business, which is recognized for its industry-leading record of delivering Business Support Systems (BSS) transformations to communications service providers around the world ACN Newswire

Reclaiming Switzerland's Attractive Tax Environment
After Switzerland was placed on the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) grey list in 2009, there has been a move to make the tax environment even more attractive than before, says Richard Wuermli, Managing Partner, TAX EXPERT International AG. Businesses are now benefiting from zero rates, arbitration board clauses and a new Licence Box Rule, he adds ACN Newswire

SGX Introduces Dual Currency Trading
Singapore Exchange (SGX) today introduced dual currency trading which enables listed securities to be traded in two different currencies. This additional functionality on its trading engine aims to deliver greater cost efficiency to investors as theyare able to trade foreign-denominated securities in their local currency ACN Newswire

BridgeNet International Awarded Aviation Week and Space Technology's Innovation Challenge Award for VOLANS Software
BridgeNet International, which specializes in airport environmental, airspace and procedure modeling, won Aviation Week and Space Technology's 2012 Innovation Challenge in the Software category for its 3D VOLANS application. Aviation Week's Innovation Challenge recognizes and promotes the groundbreaking work being done within the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry MarketWire

Spring Is Having a "Coming-Out" Party in the Verde Canyon
Spring is definitely a wonderful time of year to visit Verde Canyon Railroad! The beautiful weather is reflected in the sunny smiles on the faces of many happy customers. MarketWire

Mobile Access Now Available for California Veterans From Natoma Technologies
Natoma Technologies, Inc., an innovative provider of information technology and software services, along with their client, California Department of Veterans Affairs, announced a new mobile application for California veterans and their families. MarketWire

Seacoast Commerce Bank Announces Hiring of Joseph Brodsky and the Opening of SBA Loan Production Office in Las Vegas, Nevada
Seacoast Commerce Bank (OTCBB: SCCB) today announced the opening of its tenth Small Business Administration ("SBA") Loan Production Office, located in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the hiring of Joseph Brodsky, Senior Vice President, SBA Business Development Officer, to manage the new office. Mr. Brodsky has over 13 years of banking experience, predominately in the SBA lending industry MarketWire

Great Prices at Sage Court and Gardenia Make Homeownership a Reality for First-Time Buyers
A fresh beginning can be found at Sage Court and Gardenia by William Lyon Homes, which offer the lowest prices on brand new homes at Rosedale, the fastest-selling community in the San Gabriel Valley. With great values to get first-time buyers packing, now is the time to explore these must-have opportunities and upgrade one's personal status from renter to owner in one beautiful move. MarketWire

OmniComm Systems, Inc. Announces Swing to Positive EBITDA
OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: OMCM), one of the fastest growing companies in the Electronic Data Capture (EDC) marketplace, today announced its results of operations for the year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Get Qualified Leads With Personalized URLs and Customized Promotional Products by EmbroidMe
Prospecting using personalized URLs (PURLs) and customized promotional products in conjunction with a direct marketing campaign is a sure way to get qualified leads. Sending personalized sales materials to potential customers not only gets their attention, it gives them an easy way to reach you. MarketWire

Judicial Watch Asks Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan to Directly Address Obamacare Recusal Controversy
Judicial Watch, the nation's largest government watchdog group, today sent a letter asking Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan to address the facts surrounding her tenure as Solicitor General and the enactment and subsequent legal defense of the PPACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act), as well as to provide an articulation of her reasoning behind any decision regarding recusal. MarketWire

Home Network Penetration Tops 75% of Broadband Households, Driven Increasingly by Demand for Net Video Services
According to a new report from TDG, eight in ten U.S. broadband households now use a home network, meaning they are able to access a growing variety of net-based video and applications on a growing number of devices. Interestingly, nearly 40% of home network routers are now located in the primary living room, more than twice the number found in 'home offices MarketWire

Cleveland-Based Financial Advisor Uses Social Media to Help People Manage Their Money
The nationwide economic downturn and slow recovery has left many people out in the cold when it comes to smart financial planning. Thanks to the power of social media and the passion of a local financial advisor, people can now get reliable, free financial advice on their computers and smartphones. MarketWire

Realogy to Participate in the Barclays Capital High Yield and Syndicated Loan Conference
Realogy Corporation, a leading provider of real estate and relocation services, announced that Anthony E. Hull, its executive vice president, CFO and treasurer, will participate as a speaker at the Barclays Capital High Yield and Syndicated Loan Conference. The event will take place on March 27, 2012 at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. MarketWire

The 2012 Youth Expo Experience Takes Place April 13-15 at the OC Fair & Event Center
The OC Fair & Event Center (OCFEC) is proud to announce the 32nd year of The Youth Expo Experience, an annual family event that celebrates the talents of local youth, April 13-15, 2012. This year's theme is "Ewe Rock." Hours are Friday, April 13 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, April 14-15 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is free all three days and many activities are free of charge MarketWire

BWise Leads Industry Trend: Improve Business Results by Increasing Collaboration Among Risk Management, Compliance and Audit Teams
BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance management (GRC) software, continues to see a trend towards improved collaboration within enterprises between Risk, Compliance and Audit departments, resulting in better transparency, lower risk profiles and more importantly better management decisions and improved business results MarketWire to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2011 Results on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, Inc. (OTCBB: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011, on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, after the market close. MarketWire

Local Huntington Learning Centers Honor Local Educators on National Teacher Day
On May 8, 2012, Huntington Learning Centers are joining thousands of schools, students and communities to celebrate National Teacher Day, honoring educators and the important role they play in society. MarketWire Wins OnDemand Top 100, the leading sales communication platform for inside sales professionals today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 winner. Inclusion signifies leadership amongst peers and game-changing approaches and technologies most likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. MarketWire

Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Appoints BDO China Dahua as Its Independent Auditor
Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc. (NYSE Amex: AXN) ("Aoxing Pharma"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on research, development, manufacturing, and distribution of narcotic, pain-management, and addiction treatment pharmaceuticals, today announced the appointment of BDO China Dahua as its independent auditor MarketWire

AMD First Quarter 2012 Results to Be Announced on April 19, 2012
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 5:00 pm EDT/ 2:00 pm PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, 2012. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at MarketWire

Transocean Ltd. to Present at Howard Weil Energy Conference
Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) today announced that Steven L. Newman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the company, will address attendees at the Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans, LA. Mr. Newman is scheduled to present on Monday, March 26, 2012, at 9:40 a.m., CT. MarketWire

Luminus R&D and Testing Lab Accredited for Testing LEDs to LM-80 Standard
Luminus Devices, Inc., manufacturer of Big Chip LEDs™, announced today that its Boston-area R&D and Testing Laboratory has been accredited to conduct testing on LEDs to the LM-80 standard, the approved method for measuring LED light sources MarketWire

eHealth, Inc. Announces Management Changes
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the nation's leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, today announced that Bill Shaughnessy is joining the company as president and chief operating officer and as a member of the company's board of directors effective March 27, 2012. Mr MarketWire

Overland Storage Inc. Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock
Overland Storage Inc. ("Overland") (NASDAQ: OVRL), a trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it is offering to sell, subject to market and other conditions, shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. Needham & Company, LLC is acting as the sole underwriter for the offering. MarketWire

Highpower International, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results on March 26
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium rechargeable batteries and battery solutions, today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 on Monday, March 26, 2012. The Company will host a conference call that day at 7:00 a.m MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare Sets Full Year 2011 Conference Call for Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. ET
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), the nation's second largest provider of diagnostic sleep services and an innovator in comprehensive care for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), will hold a conference call on Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2011 MarketWire

Cinedigm and New Video Acquire U.S. Distribution Rights to Citadel, 2012 SXSW Film Festival "Midnighter Audience Award" Winner
Cinedigm Entertainment Group, a division of Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) and entertainment distributor New Video have jointly acquired the U.S. distribution rights to Citadel, Ciaràn Foy's Irish-set horror film whose world premiere recently won the "Midnighter Audience Award" at the 2012 SXSW Film Festival MarketWire

Alorica Recognized for Continued Growth in Philippines
Alorica (, a leading provider of customer management outsourcing solutions, announced today they are a finalist for ICT Awards Philippines' "Fasting Growing BPO Company of the Year." The ICT Awards Philippines is organized jointly by the Business Process Association of the Philippines and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines MarketWire

USCIS Announces Expansion of E-Verify Self Check
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced on February 9th that Self Check, a free online service of E-Verify that allows workers to check their own employment eligibility status, is now available in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands MarketWire

CBLPath Receives Approval From New York State Department of Health for XALKORI(R) Companion Diagnostic
Today, CBLPath announces it is one of a select few labs within the United States to offer Vysis® ALK Break Apart fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing for non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). The Vysis ALK FISH test detects rearrangements in the ALK gene employing fluorescent probes to detect the presence or absence of specific DNA sequences. MarketWire

Wealthy U.S. Smartphone Users Reveal Details on Shopping, Spending and Use of Mobile Apps; Facebook, Angry Birds and Words With Friends Top List of Favorite Apps
For the newly released WealthSurvey, "Mobile Apps And Commerce Among Wealthy U.S. Consumers," the independent and objective New York City-based Luxury Institute, in conjunction with mobile agency Plastic Mobile, interviewed U.S. consumers earning at least $150,000 per year about their smartphones and how they use them for shopping and entertainment. MarketWire

Small Business Credit Card Processing Provider BluePay Named Constant Contact 2011 All Star
Leading credit card processor BluePay achieves Constant Contact All Star Status for the third year running, ranking among the top 10 percent of Constant Contact's customer base. Constant Contact All Stars are selected each year based on criteria such as frequency of Constant Contact campaigns and events, survey completion rates, click-through rates, use of social features and more. MarketWire

On World Water Day Covanta Energy Announces the Continuation of the Rx4Safety Program Designed to Protect Water Supplies From Prescription Drugs and Medications
Covanta Energy Corporation, a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste projects, in honor of World Water Day, today announced the indefinite continuation of the Prescription for Safety Program (Rx4Safety) providing for the safe disposal of medications collected at community drug take-back programs free of charge. MarketWire

LECTRA: Lectra Appoints Bertrand Cronert as Manufacturing Marketing Director
Lectra Appoints Bertrand Crönert asManufacturing Marketing Director MarketWire

Farmland Auction: Illinois Acreage Sells for $7.8 Million
Approximately 1,337 acres of Illinois farmland sold at auction for $7.8 million Wednesday as a strong crowd of bidders gathered at Erie High School for the sale, managed by Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company. MarketWire

The Jobs Economy: What Michigan's Former Governor and Host of "The War Room" Jennifer Granholm Wants Women to Know
How are American women influencing the world of politics? Should there be more women engaged in politics, and what message does former Governor Granholm share with women about changing their status quo? MarketWire

GA Telesis Expands Into Defense & Government Support Businesses
GA Telesis, LLC ("GAT"), today announced that in conjunction with its current operations that currently provide maintenance services for defense and government customers, it has expanded its service offerings to include component support solutions for defense and government applications. The new operation will have its principal headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. MarketWire

Listener Driven Radio Partners With Canada's Premiere Radio Content Syndication Company, Orbyt Media, to Launch 'Crowdcasts' on Virgin Radio Stations in April
Orbyt Media, a division of Astral Media and Canada's premiere radio content syndication company, is giving radio stations the chance to put their listeners in charge. MarketWire

SUPERB Industries Chooses abas Business Software for Its Robust Lot Costing and Lot Traceability
abas-USA announced today that SUPERB Industries has chosen abas Business Software as its software for the future. MarketWire

Talon International Sets Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Investor Conference Call for Monday, March 26, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. ET
Talon International, Inc. (OTCQB: TALN), a leading global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and interlining products, will hold a conference call on Monday, March 26, 2012 to discuss its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011 financial results for the period ended December 31, 2011. The results will be issued in a press release after the close of market on March 26, 2012. MarketWire

Exclusive Bahama Beach Club Announces Three New Ways to Save This Summer
Bahama Beach Club, a luxurious villa resort located on a silky, white-sand beach ranked among the world's best, is making it easier than ever to escape to paradise. MarketWire

GlobalEnglish Software Selected as 2012 CODiE Awards Finalists for Third Consecutive Year in Business Software and Education Technology
GlobalEnglish Corporation (, the leading provider of on-demand Business English software to advance Enterprise Fluency™ for global organizations, announced today that for the third consecutive year its software has been selected as a finalist in several categories for the software industry's premier CODiE™ Awards MarketWire

Native American Energy Group Provides Corporate Update
Joseph D'Arrigo, President and CEO of Native American Energy Group, Inc. (OTCQB: NAGP) (PINKSHEETS: NAGP), today provided a formal corporate update on the Company's business plan progression, commenting on important milestones that have been achieved over the past eight months and clarifying key corporate and operational objectives for the months ahead. Mr. D'Arrigo stated: MarketWire

MYFT Updates Target Date for Audited 2011 Financial Statements and Investor Conference Call
Today myFreightWorld Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) updated its projected release date for the 2011 audited financial statements and investor conference call to on or before April 27, 2012. The previously targeted date was the end of March, 2012. MarketWire

HR Plus Forms Strategic Partnership With eScreen
HR Plus,, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions for employment and background screening services and a division of AlliedBarton Security Services, has formed a strategic partnership with eScreen, a technology-driven services firm that specializes in drug-screening and employee health products and services. MarketWire

ENR Readers Recommend Hard Dollar as Top Construction Technology Tool
Hard Dollar Corporation, the category creator and worldwide leader in Project Cost Management software solutions for capital projects, announced the inclusion of Hard Dollar in the Engineering News-Record (ENR) FutureTech newsletter article "Hot Tech Topics" published March 12, 2012. MarketWire

RAID Inc. Announces Cluster Server Solutions Based on Latest Server Platforms
RAID Incorporated, an end-to-end customized solutions provider in HPC, Big Data, and virtualized environments, today announces its custom cluster offerings that are a perfect fit for HPC environments and workloads. MarketWire

Quidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its Quidel Molecular(TM) Influenza A+B Assay for Use With Cepheid SmartCycler(R)
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of diagnostic testing solutions, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Quidel Molecular™ Influenza A+B Assay for the detection of influenza A and B for use with Cepheid's SmartCycler® PCR system. MarketWire

China Carbon Graphite Group Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2011 Earnings Date
China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CHGI) ("China Carbon" or the "Company"), the largest wholesale supplier of fine-grain and high-purity graphite in China and one of the nation's top manufacturers of carbon and graphite products, said today that it plans to release its fourth quarter and year end 2011 financial results by Friday, March 30, 2012. MarketWire

Vet-Stem Announces StemInsure(R): A Small Fat Sample Now, a Lifetime of Stem Cells Later
Vet-Stem announced today the introduction of StemInsure. The StemInsure service provides banked stem cells that can be grown to supply a lifetime of stem cell therapy for dogs. One fat collection, in conjunction with another anesthetized procedure, gives access to a lifetime of stem cells. MarketWire

Avaya Unleashes the Power of Business Collaboration at Enterprise Connect 2012

Proven and Probable Reserves Grow by 36% at La Mancha's Frog's Leg Mine
La Mancha Resources Inc. (TSX: LMA) MarketWire

Everbridge Delivers Next Generation of Emergency Notification Solution for Smartphones and Tablets
Everbridge, Inc., the world's recognized leader in incident notification and management solutions, today announced the launch of Everbridge Mobile Aware™, which provides clients with immediate access to create, record, send and analyze notification broadcasts on Apple iOS™, Android™ and BlackBerry® smartphone and tablet devices MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics to Speak at Late Phase Drug Development World Americas 2012
Agile Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing more convenient women's contraceptive products, announced today that Dr. Marie Foegh, Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Clinical Research and Development at Agile, will be a featured speaker at Late Phase Drug Development World Americas 2012 MarketWire

Improved Navigation, Expanded Content Are Key to New Website
The newly redesigned Website went live today featuring expanded content from more than 720 publishers, daily client updates and instant access to the most complete database of expert insights on global industries, companies, products, and trends. MarketWire

Long Island Capital Alliance Announces Major Success for Homeland Security and Defense Capital Forum
The Long Island Capital Alliance ("LICA"), the leading non-profit capital formation and business development organization serving regional companies, today announced the successful completion of the Homeland Security and Defense Capital Forum held on March 9. The event was held in partnership with the Long Island Forum for Technology ("LIFT"). MarketWire

ISI Telemanagement Solutions Announces Plans for Enterprise Connect 2012
ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc., a leading global provider of comprehensive cost management solutions for voice, data, wireless and Unified Communications (UC), today announced they will be exhibiting at the upcoming Enterprise Connect conference to be held in Orlando, March 26-29, 2012. ISI will be exhibiting with VOSS Solutions, a UC service fulfillment provider, in booth #1237. MarketWire

Giffen Solutions, Inc. Introduces Groundbreaking New Free App, MedXVault, for Consumers to Manage Their Health Care
Giffen Solutions, Inc. (, a market leading secure health information network company founded by physicians, announced today the release of its revolutionary new Free App, MedXVault, a patient portal and iPhone App that allows patients not only to store and continuously update their Personal Health Profiles but also to communicate directly with their doctors MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group Engages Audit Firm for Uplisting
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE) a lithium and alternative energy mining company announced today that it has engaged audit firm RBSM LLP of New York City to commence an audit of Mammoth Energy Group, Inc.' s financial statements in connection with the planned preparation and filing of a registration statement with the Securities & Exchange Commission. MarketWire

'Relevant Selling' Teaches Businesses How to Sell What Customers Most Value
Jaynie L. Smith, CEO of marketing/management consultancy Smart Advantage, Inc., follows up her best-seller with "Relevant Selling: Research Proves Customers Value More then Just Price" (, a guide for taking the guesswork out of sales and marketing. MarketWire

Danny Glover, Joslyn Barnes, and Randall Emmett to Speak at International Film Finance Forum in Cannes
Winston Baker, global producer of film finance conferences, announces the 3rd Annual International Film Finance Forum® to be presented in association with Variety, the world's leading content provider for the entertainment industry. The event will be held at the Majestic Barriere in Cannes, France on May 18, 2012 during the 65th Annual Festival de Cannes. MarketWire

TuneIn to Offer The Wall Street Journal Radio Network's Premier Business and Breaking News Coverage to Global Audience
TuneIn, a free service that lets people listen to music, sports and news from around the world, today announced that they will deliver The Wall Street Journal Radio Network content to the more than 30 million TuneIn listeners. The Wall Street Journal Radio Network is the leading provider of business news and producer of news programs for radio stations across the US MarketWire

BrightScope Announces the Top 25 Los Angeles Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
In the news release, "BrightScope Announces the Top 25 Los Angeles Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans," issued earlier today by BrightScope, we are advised by the company that the "Pepperdine University Retirement Plan" has been removed from the 21st position in the ranking, and a new 25th place, "Conexant Systems, Inc. Retirement Savings Plan," has been added to compensate MarketWire

Rancho Solano Private Schools Selects Zion & Zion for Public Relations
Rancho Solano Private Schools (RSPS), one of Phoenix's pre-eminent private schools serving K-12, has selected leading Phoenix public relations firm and social media agency Zion & Zion as its new public relations agency of record MarketWire

dapd Group Takes Over Gruner + Jahr Photo Agency Picture Press
With effect of April 1, 2012 dapd Group takes over the Gruner + Jahr photo agency Picture Press. The parties agreed not to reveal the purchase price. Gruner + Jahr and dapd Group also signed an exclusive, multi-year marketing cooperation agreement for the syndication business in the German market MarketWire

Groundbreaking ACUTA Report Reveals New Trends, Challenges Facing Higher Education in Its First Long-Term Study of Residential Networking (ResNet) Practices Across the Nation
The Association for Information Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education (ACUTA), the only international association dedicated exclusively to serving the needs of higher education information communications technology professionals, today announced the publication of its first annual ACUTA State of ResNet Report MarketWire

NFC Contactless Technology Provides Secure and Resilient Foundation for Mobile Payments
Testifying before Congress on mobile payments today, Smart Card Alliance Executive Director Randy Vanderhoof detailed all the reasons why the future of money is in good hands with NFC mobile contactless payment technology, which builds on a well-established foundation created by the leaders in the financial services and wireless sectors. MarketWire

Exploracise Introduces New Math Footballs, Interactive Website
Carrie Scheiner, founder and CEO of, has unveiled a new lineup of learning tools incorporating fun, education and exercise, with a revamped website including forums and other interactive features. MarketWire

Cloudera Named One of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work
Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software, services and training, today announced that it has been named one of the San Francisco Bay Area's "Best Places to Work" by the San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal. The award is based solely on employee satisfaction surveys, with prestigious honors given to the most outstanding companies. MarketWire

Visual Magnetics Adds Fujifilm as Direct Sales Channel

WaterFurnace Products Achieve ENERGY STAR(R) Most Efficient 2012 Designation
WaterFurnace International, Inc., a leading manufacturer of residential and commercial geothermal and water source heat pumps, announces that WaterFurnace Envision® and Synergy3D® geothermal heat pumps have achieved the ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2012 designation. MarketWire

Newport Academy Awarded Coveted 5-Star Rating From The Fix -- the World's Leading Website About Addiction and Recovery
Newport Academy founder Jamison Monroe proudly announced today that Newport Academy has been awarded the coveted 5-Star rating from The Fix, the world's leading website about addiction and recovery MarketWire

Protegrity to Highlight Benefits of Vaultless Tokenization for Retailers
Protegrity USA, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end data security solutions, is hosting a free webinar on Wednesday, March 28th at 1:00 p.m. ET that will delve into the complexities of PCI compliance for retailers and the role of tokenization in meeting these requirements MarketWire

Wisconsin Covenant Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Wisconsin Workforce Partnership Grant
The Wisconsin Covenant Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization committed to forging partnerships in support of postsecondary education, today announced the opening of its privately-funded Wisconsin Workforce Partnership Grant opportunity MarketWire

PayChest Upgrades Annual Report Disclosure on Pinksheets
Paychest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) MarketWire

Brunner Named Agency of Record for the PA Lottery
Independent, full-service advertising agency Brunner today announced it has been named agency of record for the Pennsylvania Lottery. The agency won the account following an open and competitive procurement process that began last September. The five-year contract, worth $185 million ($37 million annually), became effective on March 19, 2012. MarketWire

Unite 12 Call for Speakers Begins
Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity multi-platform engine and development tools, are excited to announce that the Call for Speakers for Unite 12, taking place in Amsterdam on August 22-24, has now begun and submissions will be accepted through April 20. MarketWire

OC Cloud Technology Firm Announces Rapid Growth and Continued Expansion
A rebounding economy and advanced cloud technology are helping to drive growth for Aliso Viejo, CA - headquartered Alternative Technology Solutions, which today announces recent growth results including an expanded corporate office, the addition of 17 employees and a 230% revenue growth for 2011 MarketWire

Cartus Awarded Patent for Innovative Online Bidding Platform
Already well known for its award-winning customer service and innovation, this month Cartus Corporation -- the leading provider of global relocation services -- received yet another endorsement of its industry-leading position as a global relocation services provider: U.S. Patent No. 8,131,598 for its Acadia eProcurement online bidding platform. MarketWire

Ghana Food and Drug Board (FDB) Grants African Global Pharma Inc. Regulatory Approval for Sale of Atenolol in Ghana
Emerging World Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EWPI) -- Emerging World Pharma's strategic partner, AFRICAN GLOBAL PHARMA is pleased to announce that the GHANA FDB has given approval for the registration of its "GLATEN TABLETS" ATENOLOL 50MG pursuant to section 18 of the Food and Drugs Act of 1992(PNDCL 305B). MarketWire

Bob Edwards Among Barron's Top 1,000 Financial Advisors in America for 2012
Bob Edwards, Managing Director - Investments Senior PIM Portfolio Manager of Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, was ranked among Barron's Top 1,000 Financial Advisors for 2012, as announced in the weekly magazine's February issue. This is the second consecutive year Edwards has received this honor. MarketWire

California Art Club Presents the 101st Occurrence of Its Hallmark Event -- the Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition -- at the Autry National Center for the First Time
The California Art Club will present its signature exhibition, the 101st Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition, for the first time at the Autry National Center from April 1 to 22. MarketWire

Expesite Expands to Asia Pacific Markets
Expesite, a leading cloud based software company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, announced a key strategic move in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region with the opening of its Hong Kong office. Expesite currently has offices in the United States and Canada, and the office in Hong Kong will deliver a crucial component to the global expansion of the company. MarketWire

WheelTug PLC Announces That Jet Airways Has Executed a Letter of Intent for Leasing WheelTug Systems for Its 737NG Fleet
WheelTug plc and Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, announced today the execution of a Letter of Intent under which Jet Airways, subject to all financial, technical and operational feasibility checks and necessary regulatory approvals, has the right to lease WheelTug Aircraft Drive Systems for installation on its Boeing 737NG aircraft. MarketWire

EPIC Declares 100% Stock Dividend to Give Penny Stock Investors Opportunity to Earn a High ROI in Celebration of the EPIC iStore Grand Opening
EPIC Corporation (PINKSHEETS: EPOR) (the "Company") announced the GRAND OPENING of the EPIC iSTORE (, and in celebration it declared a 100% stock dividend (1:1) to shareholders of record on April 27, 2012, payable May, 17, 2012. MarketWire

MIT Sloan Business and Gaming Conference to Spotlight Best Business Practices Underlying and Supporting the Creativity of Developers
The gaming industry is a harsh environment in which to start and to grow a business. It's risky, hits-driven, and traditionally receives minimal support from governments, banks, incubators, and most modern institutions devoted to nurturing new companies. How then does one survive and, ultimately, thrive? MarketWire

U.S. Trust Veteran Leaps to Fieldpoint Private
Fieldpoint Private, the fast-growing wealth advisory and private banking firm serving ultra high net worth families and institutions, announced today that Robert Rigoroso has joined the firm's New York office as a Managing Director. Mr. Rigoroso comes to the firm from Bank of America's U.S. Trust unit, where he advised on $1 MarketWire

Midwest Real Estate Data's Hunger for Innovative Technology Is No Game
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED), the Chicagoland multiple listing service, announced that Chris Lambrou, MRED Director of Special Projects, has been named a finalist in two categories of the (SearchCIO) 2012 Information Technology Leadership Awards. MarketWire

Accounting Management Solutions' Gorman and Clements From North Shore Community College Address Enterprise Risk Management at EACUBO Annual Workshop
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TAB Bank's Leasing Division Provides Blue Bridge Financial With $12 Million Funding Facility
As TAB Bank continues to expand its footprint in the equipment leasing industry, it is pleased to announce the commitment of $12 million to fund equipment leases originated by Blue Bridge Financial. The facility is subject to certain negotiated terms and conditions and is a one year, renewable term. MarketWire

Former Northrop Grumman Executive Jim Tapp Joins Avascent
Avascent, a leading strategy and management consulting firm, announced that Jim Tapp, former head of business development for Northrop Grumman, has joined the firm as an Executive Advisor. "We are excited to have Jim on board," said Steve Irwin, President of Avascent MarketWire

Sonian Announces Partnership With ISI
Sonian, the pioneer in cloud-powered archiving and search, and Independent Systems Integrators (ISI), a leading company that provides integrated business solutions in the Australian business sector, today announced a partnership where ISI, through its new business unit SaveIT, will become the master distributor of Sonian's archiving solutions in Asia Pacific MarketWire

iLienRED, the First Web-Based and Mortgage Recordation Platform of its Kind, Celebrates One-Year Anniversary
CT Lien Solutions (CTLS) announced today that iLienRED, the first web-based mortgage recording platform of its kind, celebrated a one-year milestone in the market. Formally introduced in early 2011 and now used nationwide by leading banks and mortgage servicers, iLienRED reduces preparation and recording turnaround times from weeks to hours MarketWire

Players Hit Aristocrat's FA FA FA Fortune King(TM) Slot Jackpot for Incredible 13th and 14th Time at Red Hawk Casino
Within days of each other, two lucky players at Red Hawk Casino in Placerville, Calif., have hit the Hyperlink® progressive jackpot playing Aristocrat's FA FA FA Fortune King™ slot game, marking the 13th and 14th time the game's jackpot has been hit there. MarketWire

Worthington Energy Introduces Management Team
Worthington Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: WGAS) ("Worthington"), an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, takes this opportunity to introduce its current management team MarketWire Reaches More Than 3.6 Million Global Users (, the world's largest ridesharing network, today announced it has more than 3.6 million registered users with more than 2 million active monthly users. Currently at a critical juncture where gas prices are skyrocketing and there is a resounding concern for our planet's well-being, carpooling MarketWire

imc2's CMO, Ian Wolfman Named to Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences
imc2, a purpose-inspired strategic and creative agency, announces that Ian Wolfman, the agency's chief marketing officer, has been named to the Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences marketing jury MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Host Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 22, 2012
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO) today announced that it will host its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 22, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, 389 West Bay Road, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Shareholders of record as of March 26, 2012 will be eligible to vote at the meeting. MarketWire

Mango Moving and RE/MAX Team Up, Give Back to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Full service moving company, Mango Moving, LLC, is excited to announce their new relationship with RE/MAX, LLC, one of the most trusted names in the real estate industry. MarketWire

Tenaris Launches Delisting Tender Offer for Confab Shares
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BVM: TS) (MILAN: TEN) announced today that, following receipt of all requisite approvals from CVM (Brazil's securities regulator) and the Sao Paulo stock exchange, its wholly-owned subsidiary Tenaris Investments S.à r.l. launched its delisting tender offer to acquire all of the ordinary and preferred shares held by the public in Confab Industrial S.A MarketWire

Business Only Broadband Providing Internet Service to Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants' Locations in Illinois and Wisconsin
Business Only Broadband (BOB) and Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants today announced that BOB is providing its PublicCONNECT™ Internet service to seven Cooper's Hawk locations in the Chicago market and their new winery and restaurant in Brookfield, WI. MarketWire

Dutch Gold Resources, Inc. Reschedules First Quarter 2012 Conference Call
Dutch Gold Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: DGRI) (PINKSHEETS: DGRI) (the "Company") has rescheduled the previously announced conference call to 11 AM EDT on April 5, 2012. This will permit a full discussion of the Company's year-end financials and other pending corporate developments. Dial-in instructions to the call remain unchanged. MarketWire

Noobis and Volunteers of America of Western NY Debut "VOA Hunt 4 Hope"
Noobis, Inc., an InternetArray, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: INAR) holding, announced the debut of "VOA Hunt 4 Hope" (, a month-long online treasure hunt to benefit Volunteers of America of Western New York. This marks the first of a three-year deal between the two organizations using the newly announced version of Amplify from Noobis. MarketWire

IceWEB Announces the IceWEB 7000 High Performance Unified Storage System for High Availability in Large Scale Data Center and Cloud Environments
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, announced today the availability of the IceWEB 7000 Unified Data Storage System -- a highly redundant and scalable storage system to support mission critical applications and unstructured data in the data center and in remote cloud storage environments. MarketWire

Healthnostics Announces Major Expansion
Healthnostics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNSS) -- With the March 8, 2012 lopsided 390-23 bi-partisan passage of the JOBS Act (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) by the U.S. House of Representatives, the bill has moved on to the Senate with the President's support. Included in the bill is a provision that allows crowdfunding as a vehicle to raise capital MarketWire

Small Business Tablet Adoption on the Rise According to Intermedia
Apple's iPad remains the preferred tablet for small and medium-sized businesses, but tablet activation overall continues to rise according to Intermedia, a global leader in cloud services and the largest provider in the world of hosted Microsoft Exchange. In the past few months, tablet activation has grown steadily and now represents about 25 percent of all Android and Apple device activations MarketWire

Significant Market Potential in U.S. Residential Electricity Markets Identified by DNV KEMA
Despite the progress of residential switch rates, there is still significant market potential for retailers to explore in residential power markets across the United States. In addition, service satisfaction with U.S. residential electricity consumers is significantly higher in open states than in closed states MarketWire

oDesk Secures $15 Million From T. Rowe Price and Leading Venture Firms
oDesk, the world's largest and fastest-growing online workplace, today announced that it has received $15 million in Series D funding. Certain investment strategies managed by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. led the round, with participation from Benchmark Capital, Globespan Capital Partners and Sigma Partners. MarketWire

CHA's 2013 Early Bird Plan Provides Educators and Students Exciting Opportunities for a Living Classroom Experience
CHA Educational Tours has launched its Early Bird Plan to help educators plan their group educational travel in 2013. For more than 43 years CHA has provided students and teachers with a "living classroom experience," an opportunity to experience cultures, languages, arts, architecture and history through educational travel to destinations worldwide. MarketWire

WVT Communications Group to Present at the Maxim Group Growth Conference
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY), referred to as WVT Communications Group or the Company, the parent company of leading cloud communications pioneers, today announced that Duane W. Albro, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 5th Annual Maxim Group Growth Conference on Monday, March 26, 2012, at 3:30 p.m. Eastern time MarketWire

aurionPro Attains the Highest Level of International Validation for an Information Security Program by Achieving SSAE16 Compliance
aurionPro today announced that its Pune, India Software Delivery Center, which provides expert-level Information Security, Enterprise Portal and Content Management Solutions, and SOA Management services delivered through its aurionPro SENA brand, has achieved SSAE16 (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements) Information Security compliance. MarketWire

Liminx Holdings, Inc., a Subsidiary of Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc., to File S-1 Registration Statement
Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PPBL) (OTCBB: PPBL) ( is pleased to announce that Luminx Holdings, Inc., a partially owned subsidiary of Premiere Opportunities Group, Inc., is expected to file an S-1 registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Spring of 2012. MarketWire

Loyalty Miles Go a Long Way With Online Shoppers
Loyalty and rewards programs vying for the attention of online shoppers should be focusing on miles and cut back on offers like free shipping when developing programs. These are among the results of a new analysis of online shopping behavior conducted by Billeo, Inc., creator of apps that help consumers save time and money while shopping or paying bills online. MarketWire

EVCARCO's Corporate Development Update Regarding Its Future Driven(R) Brand
EVCARCO Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA), a Future Driven® Automotive Retail Group, today announced updates to the shareholders and investment community on recent corporate developments, future plans, growth strategies, capital needs and changes to its share structure. MarketWire

Stevia Corp. Announces Proprietary Stevia Formulations for Fertilizer & Feed
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Trycera Financial Completed Acquisition of a Video Email Business Center and Launches Marketing Campaign to Generate Revenues
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Parametric Sound Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
Parametric Sound Corporation (NASDAQ: PAMT), a leading innovator of directed audio products and solutions, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 1,888,888 shares of its common stock at a price of $4.50 per share, for gross proceeds of $8.5 million MarketWire

Leading Thinkers Convene to Hack the Future of Higher Education
What does learning in the 21st century look like and what can happen when you convene a diverse group of cutting edge innovators, scholars, administrators, education advocates, and students for a higher education hack day? You discover hope for the next generation of learners and for the future of education. MarketWire

EFFEN(R) Vodka "Finds Inspiration" Through a Chic Partnership With Award Winning Fashion Designer Richard Chai
EFFEN® Vodka is excited to announce its partnership with top American fashion designer and Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) award winner, Richard Chai, further emphasizing the brand's strong foundation within the fashion and design community. MarketWire

Oracle Announces Support for the White House's Green Button Initiative to Help Utilities Advance Smart Grid Adoption
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Manion's Holds Rare Hitler Art Auction Through April 20
Manion's International Auction House announced today it is conducting an unusual online auction of rare original artworks by Adolf Hitler from now through April 20. The five works being offered all are dated prior to 1920, long before Hitler rose to power in post-WWI Germany. MarketWire

octoScope Introduces Industry's First Stackable Anechoic Chamber
octoScope, Inc., a wireless solutions and services company, announced today its new model of anechoic octoBox chambers, octoBox™ Stackable. octoBox Stackable enables large scale wireless mesh and system testing in a stand-alone small footprint formfactor without requiring a screen room and with complete isolation of individual radios from one another and from outside interference. MarketWire

View Systems Expanding Secure Scan to Schools Nationwide
View Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VSYM), a weapons detection and access control provider, announced today the company's Board of Directors has approved an aggressive plan to expand sales of the Secure Scan to school districts throughout the United States. MarketWire

Marketwire Webinar Reveals New Ways to Improve Business Blogs in 2012
While the company blog has become a key business communication channel, the evolution of social media and prominence of content marketing place a greater emphasis on two-way communication and relationship building. These are areas where business blogs often fall short MarketWire

PNY Announces Innovative XLR8(TM) GeForce(R) GTX 680 Graphics Card
PNY Technologies®, Inc. ("PNY") today announced the release of the much anticipated XLR8™ GeForce® GTX 680 2048MB GDDR5 graphics card. A first launch from the NVIDIA® 28nm Kepler family of graphics cards, the PNY GeForce GTX 680 delivers more than just state-of-the-art features and technology MarketWire

eEye Digital Security Releases Free Tool to Identify Top Security Configuration Weaknesses
eEye Digital Security, the industry's leading innovator of threat management solutions, today released a new configuration-check tool based on new research, "In Configuration We (Still) Trust." Findings verify that proper configuration and mitigations remain the most effective way to secure IT infrastructure. MarketWire

Jupiter Communities Receives Two Prestigious IREM Chicago 2012 Premier Awards
Jupiter Communities, LLC, a national multifamily property management company, is pleased to announce that it recently received two Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Chicago 2012 Professional Real Estate Management Information Education & Recognition (PREMIER) Awards. MarketWire

Trans-Lux Sponsors Joe Gibbs Racing
Trans-Lux Corporation (PINKSHEETS: TNLX), a world leader in LED video display and LED lighting solutions, has entered into a sponsorship with Joe Gibbs Racing. The sponsorship includes track appearances of the No. 18 Trans-Lux Toyota Camry driven by Joey Logano along with access to NFL football legend and NASCAR pioneer Joe Gibbs for various promotional initiatives. The new No MarketWire

NetProspex to Help B2B Marketers Diagnose and Improve Their Prospect Data
On the heels of debuting its contact data quality solution CleneProspex, the leading provider of verified, crowd-sourced business contact data services, NetProspex today announced it will host a webinar to help address the challenges B2B marketers face in identifying data quality issues and maintaining data hygiene best practices. MarketWire

WABCO Exhibits its Leading Technology Breakthrough in Advanced Transmission Automation Systems for Trucks and Buses
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), ( a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, is presenting its breakthrough in advanced transmission automation technology at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky, through March 24 MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Announces Increase in Credit Facilities
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(OTCQX: ARWJF) ( (the "Company" or "Aroway") announces that its primary lending institution, Canadian Western Bank ("CWB"), has increased the credit facilities for the Company to $7 million. This amount represents a 56% increase from the $4 MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Announces Record Results for 2011
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced record 2011 results and exceptional momentum in the midst of skyrocketing demand for CPM solutions MarketWire

Netpage Selects Airspan Networks for First 4G Network Deployment in Gambia
Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of 4G broadband wireless access networks, announced today that Netpage, a large Gambian ISP, has selected its 4G solutions to provide the first 4G network in Gambia, providing high-speed broadband connectivity to local residents and businesses. MarketWire

Utah State University Achieves Rapid Mobile Audience Growth With CommerceTel's Txtstation Technology
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that Utah State University has renewed their mobile texting program for the next three years using CommerceTel's patented mobile marketing technology. MarketWire

Sky Power Solutions' (OTCBB: SPOW) Solar Concentrating, Electric Power Generation System Achieves Significant Breakthrough With Proprietary Heat Dissipation Technology
Sky Power Solutions (OTCBB: SPOW) (www.skypowersolutions MarketWire

Economical Facial Rejuvenation With Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon Dr. Christine Petti
With the wide range of cosmetic treatments and products on the market designed to enhance and tighten skin on the face, choosing a plan that is targeted for one's individual needs without breaking the bank can often be a challenge. Dr MarketWire

WABCO Exhibits Technology Leadership in Air Disc Brakes for Commercial Trailers; Presents New Generation of Products for North America
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), ( a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, is showcasing its single-piston air disc braking technology for commercial trailers at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky, through March 24 MarketWire

SugarSync Launches Redesigned iPad App for Streamlined Mobile Productivity

ObjectVideo Announces Limited Time Global, Portfolio-Wide IP Amnesty Program
ObjectVideo®, the Leader in Intelligent Video, today announced the launch of an IP amnesty program, which is intended to give qualified video analytic providers a 60-day window to enter into a global, portfolio-wide patent licensing agreement with OV. Participation in the program entails a one-time fee and a pay-as-you-go patent licensing agreement MarketWire

Eureka Hunter Agrees to Acquire TransTex Gas Services, LP for $58.5 Million

Acer Iconia Tab A510 Tablet Available in Canada; Delivers Quad Core Performance for High-End Entertainment and Productivity
Editor's Summary: Acer's first tablet with Quad Core Tegra 3 Processor Provides long battery life of up to 12 hours for video playback Pre-installed productivity solution: mobile office suite Polaris™ 3.5 and wireless printing app New tablet is first Acer Olympic Games Edition, exclusive design features Olympic rings Pre-sale starts now at $449 MarketWire

xMatters and Continuity Logic Integrate to Provide Innovative Platform for Governance, Risk, Compliance, and Continuity
xMatters, inc., the relevance engine company, today announced a new partnership with Continuity Logic, a provider of software and services for governance, risk, compliance and business continuity MarketWire

Acer Iconia Tab A510 Tablet Delivers Quad Core Performance for High-End Entertainment and Productivity
Editor's Summary: Acer's first tablet with Quad Core Tegra 3 Processor Provides long battery life of up to 12 hours for video playback Pre-installed productivity solution: mobile office suite Polaris™ 3.5 and wireless printing app New tablet is first Acer Olympic Games Edition, exclusive design features Olympic rings Pre-sale starts now at $449 MarketWire

OnTrak Software to Highlight Point-of-Sale Marketing Management Software at WSWA 2012

Smirnoff to Offer Facebook Fans Access to Exclusive Madonna "MDNA" Nightlife Edition Remix Album
The Smirnoff Co. has announced that they are offering 'The Smirnoff "MDNA" Nightlife Edition Remix Album' to Madonna fans. The surefire collector's album will be available to consumers exclusively through the Smirnoff US Facebook page. The Smirnoff "MDNA" Nightlife Edition Remix Album features seven remixed tracks from Madonna's new album, "MDNA MarketWire

Nick Cannon Launches "The Badoo Project": New York's Largest Public Photoshoot
Badoo, the world's largest social network for meeting new people, marks its official U.S. launch today, March 22, with the largest public fashion photo shoot New York has ever seen. Actor and entertainer Nick Cannon is teaming up with four of America's hottest fashion photographers to capture the portraits of 1,000 New Yorkers over three days MarketWire

YouSendIt and MobileIron Provide Secure Business Content Access and Collaboration From Android and iOS Devices
YouSendIt, Inc., the leading provider of extended enterprise collaboration services, today announced a partnership with MobileIron, the innovator in enterprise management and security for mobile devices and applications, to help enterprises provide secure business-to-business content access and collaboration MarketWire

Appnomic Named SIIA CODiE Award Finalist
Appnomic Systems today announced that The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) has named Appnomic's AppsOne platform as a finalist for its CODiE Awards in the Best Systems Management Solution category. MarketWire

SilkRoad technology Named as Finalist in 2012 CODiE Awards
SilkRoad technology, inc., a leading provider of social talent management solutions, has been named a finalist in the Human Capital Management Solution category in the 27th annual CODiE Awards MarketWire

AutoInfo, Inc. Announces 2011 Year End Results
AutoInfo, Inc. (OTCBB: AUTO), a non-asset based third party logistics service provider, today announced results of its operations for the year ended December 31, 2011. The Company reported gross revenues of $320.0 million as compared with $279.7 million for the prior year. Income from operations was $6.4 million as compared with $5.7 million for the prior year MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces Employment of the M/T Miltiadis M II to Capital Maritime & Trading Corp., of the M/T Amore Mio II to BP Singapore PTE LTD and the Sale of the M/T Attikos
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) today announced that it secured employment for the M/T 'Miltiadis M II' and for the M/T 'Amore Mio II' and that it has sold the M/T 'Attikos.' MarketWire

Datawatch Enters Exclusive North America Distribution Agreement With Lifeboat
Lifeboat Distribution, an international specialty software distributor for virtualization and other technically sophisticated products, today announced the expansion of its relationship with Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ: DWCH), the leading global provider of report analytics software MarketWire

EPiServer Social Reach Makes Possible Social Media Management for Increased ROI
EPiServer, an innovator in multichannel digital marketing and e-Commerce software, today announced the launch of EPiServer Social Reach, a new add-on that allows marketers to communicate efficiently and consistently across social networks including Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter MarketWire

WABCO's Award-Winning Intelligent Trailer Program Provides Breakthrough Innovations to Improve Safety, Efficiency and Total Cost of Transportation
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), ( a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, is showcasing its award-winning Intelligent Trailer Program at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky, through March 24 MarketWire

MELA Sciences Announces Agreement With Quintiles for Commercial Support Services for MelaFind(R) in Germany
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that has developed MelaFind®, today announced that the company has entered into a two-year agreement with Quintiles (Quintiles Commercial Germany GmbH) for commercialization support for MelaFind in Germany. MarketWire

Signet Reports Strong Fiscal 2012 Results, Diluted EPS up 60.8% to $3.73, Increases Dividend by 20%
Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), the largest specialty retail jeweler in the US and the UK, today announced its results for the 13 weeks ("fourth quarter") and for the 52 weeks ("Fiscal 2012") ended January 28, 2012. MarketWire

WABCO Announces New Multi-Year Agreement with Major Truck Manufacturer in U.S.A. to Supply Innovative Air Compression Technology Produced in Charleston, South Carolina
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), (www.wabco-auto MarketWire

Searchlight Minerals Corp. to Hold Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 8, 2012
Searchlight Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: SRCH) ("Searchlight" or the "Company") today announced that the Company will hold its annual meeting of stockholders on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 10 a.m., local time, at the Ibis Golf & Country Club, 8225 Ibis Boulevard, West Palm Beach, Florida 33412. MarketWire

Boston Therapeutics Is Quoted as BTHE on the OTC Bulletin Board
Boston Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: BTHE), a developer of diabetes therapeutics, is pleased to announce that the Company's common stock was quoted on March 20, 2012 by Glendale Securities, Inc. on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol BTHE. MarketWire

Hoku Solar Selected to Design and Build Seven-Megawatt Solar Energy Facility on Kaua'i
Hoku Solar, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hoku Corporation (Hoku) (NASDAQ: HOKU) that delivers investment-grade solar energy facilities for commercial, institutional and utility clients, today announced the signing of an agreement with a subsidiary of Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B), to design and build the 7 MarketWire

Harbinger Research Releases Research Report on Stakool/Anthus Life Corp.
Stakool, Inc. (OTCQB: STKO) (OTCBB: STKO), a Florida-based corporation, is pleased to announce today that Harbinger Research has released a new comprehensive report regarding its analysis of the market in which Stakool, and its wholly-owned subsidiary participate, as well as regarding the Company itself MarketWire

Roland Adds White Ink Options to Best-Selling Inkjet Printer/Cutters
Roland DGA Corp. has expanded the versatility of its popular inkjet printer/cutters with the addition of new white ink options that open up profitable new markets and applications for users. MarketWire

HireVue to Demo Ground-Breaking Mobile Digital Interviewing Technology During 2012 Spring ERE Expo
WHO:HireVue, provider of an amazing new way to interview -- on demand WHAT:Will demonstrate how employers can advance the candidate experience and deliver more streamlined, effective interviewing practices with On Demand and mobile digital interviewing during 2012 Spring ERE Expo MarketWire

Parvus Announces First Customer Shipment of DuraMAR 5915, Cisco IOS-Managed Rugged Mobile IP Router
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announces first customer shipments (FCS) for the DuraMAR 5915, an ultra-rugged Commercial-Off the Shelf (COTS) mobile router subsystem based on Cisco Systems' 5915 Embedded Services Router (ESR) card. Initial shipments of the DuraMAR 5915 were in support of land-based satellite communications (satcom) and fixed wing aircraft programs. MarketWire

General Mills Weathers Tough Inflation in Third-Quarter 2012, but Benefits From New Brands, Global Growth, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading food and beverage company General Mills Incorporated (Minneapolis, Minnesota) saw sales strengthen and overall profits remain flat in the third quarter of the company's fiscal year 2012, as high input cost inflation and lower volumes offset brisk worldwide growth. Net income for the quarter was reported to be $391 MarketWire

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Skincare Update: New Study Links DermaVeratrol Ingredients to Cancer Prevention
Products that reduce the appearance of wrinkles and age spots are frequently referred to as "anti-aging" products. However, that phrase has a whole new meaning, thanks to a recent study that suggests some of these products might actually help extend a life MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Announces Consent Solicitation by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited in Connection With Its 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015 (CUSIP No. 676253 AC1)
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage," or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") has commenced a solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders of its 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2015 (the "Notes"). MarketWire

Michael W. Miller Responds to New Study on In Utero Alcohol Exposure, Urges Caution in Reading Data
One does not have to be an expectant mother to know that the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy is strongly shunned. The realities of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome are well known to most everyone, and all beginner parenting classes and books stress the importance of abstaining from drinking alcohol while the fetus is developing MarketWire

Professional Soccer Player, Leslie Osborne, Joins the H2O Overdrive(TM) Team as an Athlete Ambassador
Innovative Health Solutions LLC (IHS), the maker of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive HYDRATE™, announced today that it has signed midfielder for the Boston Breakers and member of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, Leslie Osborne, as an athlete ambassador. MarketWire

New Website Launches for Columbus Plastic Surgery Practice
At their Columbus plastic surgery practice, the Ohio State University Department of Plastic Surgery has announced the launch of a new website dedicated to cosmetic and reconstructive procedure information and patient education MarketWire

What's Your Style?
(Family Features) Are you ready for a decorating change? A recent survey by the retailer HomeGoods found that while almost half of Americans haven't updated their home décor in the last five years, only 20 percent are happy with it. If that sounds like you, then it's time for some fresh ideas. MarketWire

Gluten-Free Recipes for a Better Brunch
(Family Features) Brunch turns an ordinary morning into a celebration of food, friends and fun. But the sweet breads, muffins and waffles often served can be problematic for anyone with gluten sensitivity. Fortunately, there are many gluten-free options that can bring plenty of flavor to your table MarketWire

Three Steps to Taking Control of Your Investments
(Family Features) Investor optimism has steadily climbed since 2006, and more investors are managing their own investment portfolios, according to a recent study from investing firm Scottrade, Inc. MarketWire

Meiogenix Announces the Constitution of a Scientific Advisory Board
Meiogenix, a genomic biotech company developing a technology that modulates meiotic recombination (SpiX®), has announced the constitution of its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Alain Nicolas will chair the SAB, and is joined by Prof. Holger Puchta and Prof. Philip Avner. MarketWire

Five Spring Steps for a Beautiful Summer Yard
(Family Features) Think ahead with a good yard-care routine this year so you'll have a backyard oasis through the year for entertaining or simply relaxing and enjoying the hazy, lazy days of summer with family and friends. There's simply nothing that compares to running barefoot through the lush green grass, here are some tips to get started: MarketWire

Spring Lawn and Landscape Tips
(Family Features) A beautiful landscape doesn't happen on its own. You can help your lawn, trees and shrubs get off to a healthy growing season. MarketWire

Easy, Breezy Entertaining
(Family Features) Whether you're having a friend or two over for a casual lunch, or hosting a weekend party, you want to serve great tasting food that's easy to make. Chef Justin Timineri, known as the Florida Chef, and Florida Tomatoes have created some fabulous recipes that make serving a delicious meal a breeze. MarketWire

Tantalizing Tomato Tidbits
(Family Features) Great appetizers are full of flavor to stimulate the appetite, but not so rich that they spoil it. To get that balance, look to fresh, flavorful ingredients like Florida tomatoes. MarketWire

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Twitter & Facebook Trying to Get Ahead in the Social TV Integration Race has announced the addition of the new report "Social TV (3rd edition) How one billion TV viewers liking and tweeting will impact TV ratings, ad spend and ARPU - globally," to their collection of Internet Applications market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

SOFTBANK MOBILE deploys 900MHz Evolved HSPA network

Pacnet Launches New CloudSpace Data Center in Hong Kong
Media OutReach - Pacnet, Asia's premier provider of connectivity and data hosting services, today announced the launch of Hong Kong CloudSpace2 (HKCS2), the company's newest data center in Hong Kong. MarketWire

GlobeOp Financial Services S.A.: Notice of AGM and Annual Report

AvenueSocial Launches Innovative Viral Engine to Analyze Customer Behavior
AvenueSocial, the world's largest social app developer, has launched its sophisticated Viral Engine, a tool detailing usage data for social app users that is very valuable to companies seeking to capture comprehensive customer behavior. MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor, Acal BFi Sign Distribution Agreement
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) and Acal BFi, a division of Acal plc (FTSE: ACL), today announced they have signed a distribution agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Acal Technology is authorized to sell Lattice's complete portfolio of innovative low power, low cost FPGA, PLD and programmable power management design solutions across France. MarketWire

Ericsson increases ownership in LG-Ericsson
* Increases ownership from 50% plus one share, to 75% * Ownership in LG-Ericsson has successfully established Ericsson in theKoreanmarketEricsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announced it has acquired additional sharesin LG-Ericsson. Before the purchase, Ericsson held 50% of the shares plus oneshare MarketWire

Mindoro Closes Private Placement for C$0.3M
Mindoro Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (FRANKFURT:WKN 906167) today announced that it has raised C$0.3 million by completing its Private Placement which was previously announced on 9 March 2012. Directors of the Company contributed C$0.25 million to this Private Placement pursuant to shareholder approval at the Special Shareholders Meeting held on 8 March 2012 MarketWire

Return of Manufacturing From China, Rising Exports Could Create Up to 3 Million Jobs in the U.S.
Improved U.S. competitiveness and rising costs in China will put the United States in a strong position by around 2015 to eventually add 2 million to 3 million jobs and an estimated $100 billion in annual output in a range of industries, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). MarketWire

New Microsoft SharePoint Study Reveals How GSX Leveraged 15 years of Research and Refinement to Cut Costs and Risks
GSX Solutions [www.gsx MarketWire

Russell Indexes: The Russell Asia Pacific Index Returned +12.2% YTD as of March 20
The Russell Asia Pacific Index returned +12.2% year-to-date as of March 20th, exceeding its return for similar YTD periods in the ten years since 2003. MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Drilling Contract for the Eirik Raude
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) (the "Company" or "Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that it has signed a new drilling contract for its semi-submersible drilling rig "Eirik Raude" with an independent operator, for work offshore West Africa. The expected total backlog to complete the 2 well program is estimated at $67 MarketWire

I. M. Skaugen SE :Successfully completes a new bond issue
I.M.Skaugen SE has successfully completed a new senior unsecured callable bond issue with a first tranche of NOK 350 million. The bonds will have a coupon of NIBOR + 9.00% and will mature in April 2017. An application will be made for the bonds to be listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.Inconnection with thebond issue, I.M.Skaugen SE has bought back a nominal amount of NOK 206 GlobeNewswire

I. M. Skaugen SE :Voting Rights at the Ordinary General Meeting 26 March 2012
Erik Eik, Chairman of the Board of I.M. Skaugen SE, has been appointed to act as unconditional proxy for a total of 5.467.563shares, or 20,18 %of the share capital, at the company's Ordinary General Meeting on 26 March 2012.Morits Skaugen, President and Chief Executive Officer of I.M. Skaugen SE, has been appointed to act as unconditional proxy for a total of 9.799 GlobeNewswire

Novae Group plc : Annual Financial Report


Annual General Meeting in Castellum AB (publ)
At the Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Castellum AB (publ) on March 22, 2012, the Board of Directors' proposal of a dividend of SEK 3.70 was confirmed. Tuesday March 27, 2012 was decided as record day for dividend. GlobeNewswire

Aldata Solution Oyj,Stock exchange release,22 March 2012 at 6.30 p.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Lumesse Ranked #1 for Customer Satisfaction in HRO Today's "2012 Baker's Dozen" Survey of Talent Management Vendors
Ranking Based on Direct Feedback From Talent Management Users Austin/London, March 22, 2012 - Lumesse, a global leader in integrated talent management solutions, today announced that it was ranked #1 among the top providers of talent management software in HRO Today's 2012 Baker's Dozen Ratings GlobeNewswire

INC Research, LLC Fourth Quarter 2011 Results of Operations Release Date and Conference Call
Raleigh, N.C., March 22, 2012 - INC Research, LLC (the "Company"), a therapeutically focused clinical research organization (CRO) with a Trusted Process® for delivering reliable results, will conduct a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter financial results at 11 a.m. ET on Thursday, April 26, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Endomines AB: Pampalo January-February production levels lower than planned
The Pampalo Gold Mine production for January and February has been lower than planned. During this period, underground works followed the planned mining schedule for Pampalo with production mainly in the low grade areas of the mine.In addition, two breakdowns occurred in the crushing circuit during the period, resulting in ten days of production stoppages GlobeNewswire

FLSmidth to supply a new cement production line in Brazil
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 18-2012, 22 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Imtech launches green ideas contest 'Imtech Promotes Green Talent'
Gouda - Imtech (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside Europe) calls on stakeholders (customers, employees, students, consumers, co-operation partners, advisers, starting entrepreneurs, inventors and others) with good 'Green Tech' ideas to participate in the international 'Imtech Promotes Green Talent' contest GlobeNewswire

The new Wärtsilä X35 low-speed engine successfully passes Factory Acceptance Test
Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade and Technical Press release, 22 March 2012 at 12:00 am EET  In successfully passing its Factory Acceptance Test in Europe and China, the Wärtsilä X35 engine is now available for market introduction at a time when the marine sector has a clear need for electronically controlled, low speed, high efficiency two-stroke engines GlobeNewswire

ROME RESOURCES LTD. [TSX-VEN: RMR & FRANKFURT: 33R] 205 - 16055 Fraser HighwaySurrey, B.C.  V4N 0G2 GlobeNewswire

Listing of Talvivaara Mining Company Plc Stock Options 2007C
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins Draupne FEED contract
22 March 2012 - Aker Solutions has won a contract from Det norske oljeselskap to conduct a front-end, engineering and design (FEED) study for the Draupne field on the Norwegian continental shelf. GlobeNewswire

Dräger buys back 41.1 percent of participation certificates
Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA /Dräger buys back 41.1 percent of participation certificates. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Novae Group plc : Publication of Prospectus
NEWS RELEASE  GlobeNewswire

TAKKT presents solid figures for 2011 - Acquisition of leading US direct marketing company for display articles
Takkt AG /TAKKT presents solid figures for 2011 - Acquisition of leading US direct marketing company for display articles . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Huhtamäki Oyj to acquire a major foodservice packaging supplier in Asia

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