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Weak Rupee a historic opportunity for manufacturing MSMEs: FISME
Counterintuitive as it may sound, the dramatic fall of the Rupee has created a historic opportunity for Indian micro, small and medium scale manufacturers, according to the Federation of Indian Micro and Small and Medium Enterprises (FISME), India's largest MSME organisation. ANI

Walmart plans to launch smaller stores throughout US
Walmart, multinational retailer corporation, plans to roll out smaller stores throughout the United States. ANI

Chinese software industry slows from January to April
China's software industry posted slower growth in the first four months of this year due to increasing competition, weak external demand and a slow implementation of preferential policies, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said Tuesday. ANI

Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate Pratyaksh Kar Bhawan tomorrow
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the biggest office building of the income tax department, Pratyaksh Kar Bhawan, in India on Wednesday. ANI

Swedish Startup asmallworld founder creates new social network to take on Facebook
Swedish startup '' founder Erik Wachtmeister is preparing to take on Facebook by creating a new social media site. ANI

Panasonic mulls halving personnel at headquarters
Japanese consumer electronics giant Panasonic Corp. is considering cutting 3,000 to 4,000 of the 7,000 personnel who worked at its headquarters within the current financial year in a bid to cut costs, local press reported Tuesday. ANI

Facebook fiasco likely to lead other tech firms to put 'IPO plans on ice'
The world's most popular social networking site Facebook's lackluster Initial Public Offering performance may lead other Silicon Valley giants to put their IPO plans on ice, according to a report. ANI

Indian business leaders view Myanmar as a growing opportunity for trade
Indian business leaders, including the chairman of telecom service provider Bharti Airtel, Sunil Bharti Mittal, and steel industrialist and lawmaker, Naveen Jindal, have said that the time is right to increase trade and business with Myanmar in the light of recent developments in the country. ANI

Now, 'troubled' Blackberry-maker RIM's chief legal officer quits
Embattled Blackberry-maker Research In Motion's (RIM) chief legal officer Karima Bawa has reportedly resigned. ANI

Air India pilots' strike enters Day 22; passengers' woes continue
Passengers continue to be left in the lurch due to the strike by Air India pilots, which entered its twenty-second day on Tuesday. ANI

China Hanking's New Discovery of Large Iron Ore Body in Maogong Obtains Official Confirmation
China Hanking Holdings Limited ("the Company"; HKSE 3788) is pleased to announce that Fushun Hanking Maogong Mining Co. Ltd ACN Newswire

Perception Digital Introduces 3BaysGSA Golf Swing Analyzer
Perception Digital Holdings Limited ("Perception Digital" or "the Group", HKSE: 1822), which specialises in providing technological solutions for consumer electronics products in mobile, multimedia, Internet connectivity and well-being technologies,proudly introduces its latest own brand product, 3BaysGSA(TM), a golf swing analyzer ACN Newswire

CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum 2012: At the Heart of Global Growth
CASBAA has announced an outstanding programme of speakers and sponsors for its 12th annual Satellite Industry Forum on Monday, 18 June at the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore reflecting the Asia Pacific's key position "at the heart of global growth" for the industry ACN Newswire

Clavister's New Security Products Meet the Cloud Challenge
Swedish Network security specialist Clavister is helping Cloud vendors meet the ongoing challenge of easing their customers' concerns over security by launching a new product portfolio designed specifically to meet the needs of virtual and Cloud environments ACN Newswire

Made-in-Singapore H5N1 Bird Flu Diagnostic Kit - Detects All Known Strains of H5N1 Virus with a Single Test
The close collaboration between scientists from the Experimental Therapeutics Centre (ETC) under the Agency for Science and Technology Research (A*STAR) and clinicians from Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) has enabled the successful development of the most comprehensive and rapid H5N1 bird flu test kit available to date ACN Newswire

World-first Replacement of Power Semiconductor Wire with Copper for Mass Production; Tanaka Precious Metals Introduces Thick Copper Wire for New Japan Radio
Tanaka Denshi Kogyo K.K. (*1), which boasts the world's leading share in bonding wire manufacturing, today announced that New Japan Radio Co., Ltd. had adopted Tanaka Denshi Kogyo's "CHA" thick copper wire for wiring on aluminum electrodes of semiconductor chips manufactured by New Japan Radio ACN Newswire

Tanaka Precious Metals Records Highest Shipment Volume of Fuel Cell Catalysts in FY2011
Tanaka Holdings Co., Ltd. today announced that Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K., which boasts the world's leading share in fuel cell catalysts, had posted record shipment volume of fuel cell catalysts in FY2011 (April 2011 - March 2012) ACN Newswire

Manchester United Named Most Popular Club
The largest global football follower survey ever conducted has today named Manchester United the world's most popular club, with 659 million followers worldwide. MarketWire

SolarWinds Introduces Network Performance Monitor Localized for the Japanese Market
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the launch of the Japanese version of its flagship network management product, SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM). MarketWire

Technic Opens Advanced Technical Center in Asia
Technic has announced the completion of its new Advanced Technical Center (ATC) at the Company's Hong Kong headquarters. The facility already supports Technic's Hong Kong / China customer base with full manufacturing capability, warehouse operations, QA service laboratories, as well as sales, marketing and administrative functions. MarketWire

Boot Barn(R) to Feature National High School Finals Rodeo Contestants in Advertising Campaign
Boot Barn®, America's largest western and work retailer, will be recognizing and celebrating 10 high school rodeo contestants in their new advertising campaign to be launched in Rock Springs, WY, this July MarketWire

GuestLogix Expands Footprint into India with Jet Airways Deployment
GuestLogix Inc MarketWire

'After Porn Ends' Directed by Bryce Wagoner Is the #1 Documentary Download on iTunes
The fascinating new documentary "After Porn Ends" ( directed by Bryce Wagoner is currently the #1 documentary download on iTunes, and #31 movie download overall MarketWire

Daramalan College Turns to Brocade for High-Performance Campus Network
With funding from the Australian Federal Government's Digital Education Revolution program, more than 911,000 new computers have been installed in schools across the country, but this has also put a strain on the existing network infrastructure MarketWire

The Attorneys at Williams Kherkher Discuss the Possible Effects of Z-Pak
Z-Pak, the more common name for the antibiotic Azithromycin, is commonly used to treat middle ear infections, strep throat, and other bacterial infections. Because of the range of illnesses that it has the potential to effectively treat, Z-Pak is one of the most widely prescribed antibiotics in the world MarketWire

Connett Named to the Osteopathic Medical Board of California
Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. has appointed David Connett, DO, associate dean of clinical services for the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP) at Western University of Health Sciences, to the Osteopathic Medical Board of California (OMBC). MarketWire

International Minerals Reports Drill Results From Converse Project, Nevada, Including Gold Intercepts of 197m at 0.8 g/t and 64m at 1.1 g/t
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) reports additional positive drill results from its 100%-owned Converse gold deposit ("Converse") in northern Nevada. MarketWire

Telstra Super and Charles River Expand Relationship
Charles River, today announced an expansion of its relationship with Australia's largest corporate super fund, Telstra Super MarketWire

Versus Technology Announces Second Quarter Results
Versus Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VSTI) ("Versus" or the "Company") today announces significant year-to-date growth and its third consecutive profitable quarter. MarketWire

Assisted Living Concepts Names M.D. as New Interim President, CEO
Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: ALC), a Wisconsin-based operator of licensed, assisted-living and senior residences in 20 states throughout the country, today announced that Lt. General USAF (Ret.) Charles H. "Chip" Roadman II, M.D., has been named as the Interim President and CEO of the company. Dr. Roadman replaces Laurie Bebo, who is no longer employed by ALC. MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Declares May Monthly Dividend
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) (NYSE Amex: GORO) declares its instituted monthly dividend of $0.06 per common share for May 2012 payable on June 25, 2012 to shareholders of record as of June 11, 2012. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in southern Mexico. MarketWire

DigitalTown Announces Investor Update Conference Call
DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) (PINKSHEETS: DGTW) announced today that it will host an investor update conference call on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 5:00 PM Eastern in which we will give an overview of DigitalTown's recently launched hyper-local, high school social network across its 20,000+ high school spirit websites. MarketWire

Author Solutions' Keith Ogorek Publishes Book "7 Secrets of Successful Self Published Authors"
Author Solutions, Inc. (ASI), the world leader in indie book publishing, today announced senior vice president of global marketing, Keith Ogorek, has released his third book, "7 Secrets of Successful Self Published Authors MarketWire

Ice Industries Completes Acquisition of Blue Chip Manufacturing
An affiliate of Ice Industries, Inc. has completed its purchase of the assets of Blue Chip Manufacturing & Sales, LLC ("Blue Chip"), located in Columbus, Ohio. The new entity will be known as Ice Industries Columbus, Inc. and will continue to operate at Blue Chip's current location MarketWire

Conquest to Drill Well in Marion Field
Conquest Petroleum Incorporated (OTCBB: CQPT) is an independent oil and gas producing company with a Business Plan of acquiring producing properties with upside potential, restoring wells on those properties to production, and drilling infill wells to capture reserves that would not have otherwise been exploited MarketWire

Cartridge World Offers Free Resume Printing for New College Graduates
As millions of college students enter the job market this month, Cartridge World is supporting local graduates with a special free resume printing offer in June. MarketWire

Access Plans Finalizes Details of Previously Announced Special Dividend
Access Plans, Inc. (OTCBB: APNC), a leading membership benefits marketing company, today announced that the amount of its previously announced special dividend will be $0.08 per share. The special dividend will be payable on May 31, 2012, prior to the closing of Access Plans' merger with Affinity Insurance Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Aon Corporation MarketWire

Harte-Hanks to Present at Investor Conference on May 31st
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Larry Franklin, and its Chief Financial Officer, Doug Shepard, will be participating in The Benchmark Company, LLC One-on-One Conference on May 31, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at The Pfister Hotel MarketWire

Westone Launches DefendEar Subject-Fit NRR Rated Custom Industrial Hearing Protection
Westone Laboratories, Inc., a leading manufacturer of custom hearing protection devices, has launched a new line of DefendEar custom hearing protection specifically designed and subject-fit NRR rated for the needs of industrial safety. MarketWire

Sennheiser Names Amazon "Dealer of the Year" in Its Consumer Electronics Category
The U.S. subsidiary of headphone and microphone manufacturer Sennheiser named its 2011 dealer of the year in its consumer electronics category for generating more revenue for Sennheiser Electronic Corporation in 2011 than any other retailer. Amazon was also recognized for its excellent sales, customer service and overall presentation of Sennheiser's diverse product line. MarketWire

Applied Minerals, Inc. Appoints Nat Krishnamurti Chief Financial Officer
Applied Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: AMNL) (OTCBB: AMNL) today announced the appointment of Nat Krishnamurti as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Krishnamurti replaces the Company's Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chris Carney, who will assume the role of Vice President for Business Development and Corporate Strategy. MarketWire

Diamond View III Begins Construction in Downtown Durham
The Diamond View III mixed-use development, designed by SmithGroupJJR, is now under construction at 359 Blackwell Street in downtown Durham, N.C. MarketWire

Cosi Names Hearthstone Associates as Franchisee of the Year
Così, Inc. (NASDAQ: COSI), the fast casual restaurant company, today announced that it had recently honored its Boston area franchisee, Hearthstone Associates, and its President, RJ Dourney, as its "Franchisee of the Year." MarketWire

Arturo Muyshondt's WolfGang Cinema Announces a Joint Venture With NatCom Marketing

Partner James F. Holtz Selected Super Lawyer & Top Rated Lawyer
The law firm of Stutz Artiano Shinoff & Holtz APC is proud to announce that founding partner James F. Holtz has been honored with selection to both the 2012 San Diego Super Lawyers, published by Thomson Reuters, as well as the 2012 Top Rated Lawyers published by The American Lawyer Magazine. Both selections are for "Business Litigation." MarketWire

Dolat Ventures Announces Diamond Prices Continue to Rise in 2012 'Sparkling' Demand for Gems
Dolat Ventures Inc. (OTCBB: DOLV) announced today that prices of rough diamonds are expected to rise this year driven by recovering consumer demand in the United States and a robust appetite for the gems in Asia as stated by the head of the World Diamond Council (WDC) in Reuters on Monday. MarketWire

2012 OC Fair Features All-Star Action Lineup in the Action Sports Arena July 13-August 12
The 2012 OC Fair (July 13-August 12) is turning up the heat this summer with an action-packed lineup in the Action Sports Arena MarketWire

Kauffman Foundation Accepting Proposals for 2012-2013 Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Grants
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation announced today that the 2012-2013 Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship Program's online Request for Proposals is available now through Sept. 19, 2012. The Kauffman Foundation will award up to 15 Dissertation Fellowship grants of $20,000 each to Ph.D., D.B.A. or other doctoral students for the support of dissertations in the area of entrepreneurship. MarketWire

Hilton House Marks 10th Year as Upscale Consignment Store Leader
Hilton House Consign/Design & Estate Liquidations, Inc. recently celebrated entering its tenth year of business. Known in the San Francisco Bay Area as the grande dame of upscale consignment stores, Hilton House has recently fulfilled the desires of a changing market by redesigning its two showrooms and offering a greater variety of high-quality goods -- including items for men. MarketWire

Synergetics USA Announces Preliminary Third Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results and Announces Third Quarter Earnings Call Information
Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: SURG), a medical device company that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative microsurgical devices for ophthalmic and neurosurgical applications, today announced preliminary revenues and financial results for third quarter 2012 in advance of its upcoming participation in two investor conferences. MarketWire

The Medicines Company to Participate in the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) will present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, June 4th in New York City beginning at 4pm Eastern Time. Glenn Sblendorio, President and Chief Financial Officer will provide a company overview. MarketWire

FormFactor, Inc. Updates Second Quarter Revenue Guidance
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) today announced it expects revenue for its fiscal second quarter of 2012 to be between $50 and $54 million, higher than the company's previous revenue guidance of $43 to $47 million. Customer demand across the DRAM and Flash memory segments are the main drivers for the increase to the company's expected revenue results. MarketWire

Pixorial Rolls Out New Enhancements Across Its Video Storytelling Platform
Pixorial, the video storytelling platform for consumers, today announced a list of enhancements to exceed expectations for video quality, processing and the playback of consumer video. These latest improvements provide consumers with a rich video platform for collecting, editing and sharing life's video moments. MarketWire

Cuba Beverage Company Receives Funds and Funding Commitments Totaling $500,000, Completing First Round of Financing
Cuba Beverage Company (PINKSHEETS: CUBV), a manufacturer and innovator of herbal, all-natural energy beverages, announced today it has completed its initial round of new financing through an equity private placement. The Company has received funds and funding commitments totaling $500,000.00 completing the first round of financing MarketWire

Chembio Finalizes Process for NASDAQ Listing
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (OTCQB: CEMI) (PINKSHEETS: CEMI), which develops, manufactures, markets and licenses point-of-care diagnostic tests, is in the final stages of qualifying its shares to trade on the NASDAQ Capital Market®. In order to obtain this listing, Chembio's common stock must have a closing share price at or above $3.00 per share for five consecutive trading days MarketWire

Florida State University Renews Partnership With Paciolan
Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, and fundraising solutions in college athletics, announced today that Florida State University ("FSU") has renewed its partnership with the company MarketWire

SciClone Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that Gary Titus, Chief Financial Officer, will present a corporate overview and business update at the Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference on June 5, 2012 at 9:30 am ET at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Giluet Fund II, Inc. ("GF") Is Proud to Announce Its Intention to Continue Providing Funding for Various Companies That Will Create Jobs, Tax Bases and Other Benefits
Giluet Fund II, Inc., a part of a private philanthropic group, will be advancing funds to various manufacturing, software application, and other American companies. The goal is to provide further economic relief, beyond that which companies may already have available to them, in the current economic climate. MarketWire

Trumark Commercial Sells 39,311-Square Foot Office Building in Peery Park Area of Sunnyvale
Trumark Commercial has sold a 39,311-square foot office building in Silicon Valley, the company announced today. MarketWire

Sprouts Farmers Market and Sunflower Farmers Market Complete Merger; Commence Operations as Sprouts
Sprouts Farmers Market ("Sprouts"), one of the country's leading natural foods grocers, and Sunflower Farmers Market ("Sunflower"), an independent chain of 37 nautral foods stores, announced today the closing of the merger of the two companies MarketWire

Top 20 U.S. High School Chemistry Students Compete for Spot on U.S. International Chemistry Olympiad Team
As students across the country are leaving academics behind for the summer, fifteen boys and five girls are doing quite the opposite. They are headed for the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., to attend a study camp where they will compete for a spot on the U.S. International Chemistry Olympiad Team. MarketWire

SuperiorGlacier Acquires Sight Search & Selection
On the heels of its recent acquisition of Intelligent Discovery Management (IDM), SuperiorGlacier announced today that its SRM Legal division has acquired Sight Search & Selection, a premier legal technology staffing company MarketWire

USA Olympian Tasha Schwikert Warren to Perform & Coach at Los Angeles School of Gymnastics' Event
On Sunday, June 3 from 1pm to 3pm, The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics (LASG) will be hosting its annual "Backhand Spring Clinic" with celebrity coach Tasha Schwikert Warren and LASG's head coach Yefim Furman. Located at the prestigious LA School of Gymnastics (8450 Higuera Street in Culver City, Calif MarketWire

Construction Writers Association Elects 2012-14 Officers and Board of Directors
Members of the Construction Writers Association (CWA) elected a diverse group of journalists, marketing and public relations professionals specializing in construction writing to serve as the organization's officers and board of directors for 2012-14. MarketWire

Hot and Spicy Flavors Flare Across Culinary Landscape
Hot and spicy flavors are in the culinary spotlight and growing in broad appeal, according to the recently released "Heat & Spice: Culinary Trend Mapping Report" by market research publisher Packaged Facts and San Francisco-based strategic food and beverage agency CCD Innovation. MarketWire

Stantum and Nissha Printing Introducing Disruptive Touch Technology
Stantum (, a pioneer developer of touch technology, and Nissha Printing Co., Ltd. will be unveiling a new disruptive touch technology at next week's SID Display Week ( in Boston. MarketWire

Viterra Shareholders Approve Glencore Acquisition
Viterra Inc. ("Viterra") (TSX: VT) (ASX: VTA) announces the results of its special meeting of shareholders held today. Shareholders passed a special resolution to approve the arrangement between a wholly owned subsidiary of Glencore International plc ("Glencore") and Viterra under which Glencore will acquire all issued and outstanding common shares of Viterra for C$16 MarketWire

Trinitas Ventures Selects Brett Harbour's "Moving Forward" Sculpture for New Student Housing Development
A short walk from the IUPUI campus is 1201 Indiana, a new by design student property that opened last fall. This 253-unit development, built by Trinitas, is directly across from Herron School of Art and Design's sculpture and ceramics facility, soon to be rededicated the Sydney and Lois Eskenazi Fine Art Center MarketWire

Metamarkets CEO Michael Driscoll to Participate in The Economist's Ideas Economy: Information Event on the Role of Big Data in Transforming the Global Economy
Michael Driscoll, CEO of Metamarkets, will participate in The Economist's second annual Ideas Economy: Information conference on June 5th and 6th at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco MarketWire

tetra4D Expands 3D PDF Product and Services Offering Through Partnership With EOS Solutions
tetra4D™, the exclusive 3D technology partner for Adobe® Acrobat®, today announced EOS Solutions™ will be the exclusive North American distributor of 3D PDF Converter™ solutions and preferred provider for support, training and services MarketWire

New Products Corporation Raises Awareness During Senior PGA in Benton Harbor
Lawn signs and large 50 ft. banners displayed on delivery trucks across from a VIP entrance to the Senior PGA, along with offers of free cold water and informational flyers, attracted the attention of visitors to this past week's tournament at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor. MarketWire

CoStar Group and Virtual Premise Sponsor CoreNet Global Junior Achievement Day in Atlanta
Virtual Premise, a leading provider of cloud-based real estate information management solutions, along with its parent company, CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP), announced their sponsorship of CoreNet Global Junior Achievement Day in Atlanta MarketWire

KCG Awarded Task Order Under GSA Risk Management Framework BPA
Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG), the leading provider of cybersecurity services to the government and a provider of business advisory services to the government market, today announced that it has been awarded a task order by the U.S MarketWire

Exterro Webcast to Tackle Emerging E-Discovery Issues Related to Investigations
Exterro Inc., the leading provider of workflow-driven e-discovery software, today announced its newest webcast that will address e-discovery concerns beyond litigation. "Litigation, Investigations and Regulations, Oh My!," featuring e-discovery experts Patrick Oot, co-founder of the Electronic Discovery Institute, and Jennifer Feldman of DLA Piper, will air on June 7, 2012 MarketWire

Con Edison to 'Bug' Kids at World Science Festival
Youngsters who visit the Con Edison booth at the 2012 World Science Festival Street Fair in Washington Square Park June 3 will have the opportunity to learn energy efficiency tips from the company's Power Bug game. MarketWire

ALLVIA to Sponsor and Exhibit Silicon Interposers at Packaging Conference ECTC 2012 in San Diego
ALLVIA, the first through-silicon via (TSV) foundry, will sponsor ECTC (Electronic Components and Technology Conference) and display its latest analysis on silicon interposers and embedded capacitors. The 62nd ECTC conference takes place May 29 to June 1, 2012, at the Sheraton Hotel and Marina in San Diego, California MarketWire

Cross-Pollination: The Art of Lawrence Ferlinghetti
This summer, the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art ( honors the creative life of Lawrence Ferlinghetti with the exhibition Cross-Pollination: The Art of Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Lawrence Ferlinghetti's work, in both literature and art, is a drive for liberation, transformation, and union -- through love, literature, political struggle, nature, humor, art MarketWire

Sunfood Superfoods Announces Non-GMO Project Verification
A vocal proponent of the Non-GMO and organic agriculture movements, Sunfood Superfoods is committed to providing our customers with healthy organic or wildcrafted products. Today, Sunfood is extremely proud to announce our Non-GMO verification by the Non-GMO Project. MarketWire

E-World Online CEO Wins E-Waste Recycling Industry Pioneer Award
Robert Erie, CEO of E-World Online, a leading provider of electronics recycling solutions, will receive the "Industry Pioneer Award" at the Fourth Annual International Electronics Recycling Conference and Expo (IERCE) in Las Vegas May 29-31 MarketWire

Bridal Extravaganza Show Announces Runway Fashion Show Schedule
Can't make it to New York or Chicago for fashion week? Don't worry. Houston's Bridal Extravaganza show has you covered! Today, the extravaganza announces the runway schedule for the July 21-22 mega event. MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Completes Acquisition of Hilton Garden Inn
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which currently owns 98 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it has completed the purchase of a 100-room Hilton Garden Inn in Solomons Island, Maryland for $11.5 million, excluding closing costs and fees. "The acquisition," said Kelly A MarketWire

Flexras Technologies Announces Breakthrough Automatic Partitioning Tool That Boosts FPGA-Based Prototyping Performance by 10X
Design Automation Conference (DAC) -- Flexras Technologies, an EDA company specializing in partitioning for FPGA-based prototyping, today announced Wasga Compiler, a software tool that boosts multi-FPGA design performance. Wasga Compiler is unique and is the first timing-driven, multi-FPGA partitioning software for ASIC and SoC prototyping MarketWire

Real Intent Leads in Speed, Capacity and Precision With New Releases of Ascent Lint and Meridian CDC Verification Tools; Demos Set for 49th DAC
Real Intent, Inc., the leading provider of software products that accelerate Early Functional Verification and Advanced Sign-off of electronic designs, announced today the release of version 4.1 of its Meridian™ Clock Domain Crossing (CDC) analyzer and the release of version 1.5.1 of its Ascent™ Lint tool MarketWire

Urban Partners, LLC, Completes Stabilization of Iconic Aspira Property
Urban Partners, LLC, a premier West Coast real estate planning, investment, development and management firm, confirms that the 37-story vertical community, Aspira Apartments, is fully-leased, making Aspira one of the highest-valued Class A core assets in Downtown Seattle MarketWire

Vindicia Wins 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award
Vindicia, the leading provider of marketing and selling automation for the Digital Economy, announced today that it has been selected by Red Herring for a Top 100 Americas award, a prestigious list honoring the year's leading private technology companies from the North American business region MarketWire

Cisco BIG Awards Shortlist Announced
Twenty businesses from across the UK have been shortlisted for the Cisco BIG Awards today, as Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) completes the first stage of its hunt to find Britain's most inspiring and innovative start-ups and SMEs. MarketWire

Atlantis Computing Selected as a GigaOM Structure LaunchPad Finalist
Atlantis Computing™, the leader in VDI storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced that it was chosen as a finalist for GigaOM's Structure LaunchPad, a high-profile competition that recognizes the most promising cloud computing startups. LaunchPad is part of Structure, which is taking place June 20-21, 2012 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. MarketWire

Societe de la Tour Eiffel: 24 May 2012 AGM: Adoption of Motions and Alternative Scrip Issue for 2011 Final Dividend
SOCIETE DE LA TOUR EIFFEL 24 May 2012 AGM: adoption of motions and alternative scrip issue for 2011 final dividend All AGM motions carried The Annual General Meeting adopted by a large majority (between 72.3 and99 MarketWire

Caribbean Casino & Gaming Corp. Announces Short Term Buy Back Program
Caribbean Casino & Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ), "the Company," is offering to buy back shares of the Company's common, free-trading stock up to the price of $.0035 per share. MarketWire

Jaclyn Reports Year Ended February 29, 2012 Financial Results and Announces a One-Time, Special Cash Dividend
Jaclyn, Inc. (OTCQX: JCLY) (PINKSHEETS: JCLY) today reported financial results for the fiscal year ending February 29, 2012. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks to Speak at CRMC Loyalty Conference Forum 2012; Focus on Fostering Loyalty Across Multiple Channels
Harte-Hanks, Inc MarketWire

Oh, HENRYs! Unity Marketing's Annual State of the Luxury Market Report Shows Lower-Income Affluents Have Returned to the Luxury Marketplace
After being MIA due to the recession, finally the HENRYs are back, so reveals the just released Unity Marketing's annual state of the luxury market report ( The return of these lower-income affluent consumers is cause for celebration for luxury and high-end marketers, as this population makes up in numbers what they might lack in financial firepower. MarketWire

VIPR Industries Announces Corporate Restructuring With the Appointment of Mr. Jan Vrba as New CEO Following Reverse Split of Its Common Stock
VIPR Industries Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIPR) ("VIPR") announces corporate changes and restructuring with the appointment of Mr. Jan Vrba as new CEO and director following the approval and implementation of a reverse split on its common stock. MarketWire

First Human Clinical Study of HIV Vaccine Vacc-C5 Approved to Begin
Bionor Pharma ASA (OSLO: BIONOR) MarketWire

Realtor(R) Volunteering Works Program Announces 2012 Winners
Realtors® build communities in part by dedicating their time and resources to improving the lives of their neighbors as well as others across the country. Volunteering Works, an annual program that matches Realtors® who work on small-scale charitable efforts with mentors and awards them seed money, helps Realtors® expand their reach within their communities MarketWire

Revol Wireless and Speedway Join Forces for Great Wireless Convenience
Revol Wireless, a leading provider of unlimited contract-free wireless phone service, announced a new convenient way for its consumers to meet all their wireless needs at Speedway outlets MarketWire

Akken Announces Scalable Package for Growing Staffing and Recruiting Firms
Akken, the staffing efficiency improvement specialists, today announced their Growing Business Package (GBP) which provides staffing and recruiting organizations with the ability to scale the Akken Staffing platform. Akken's GBP provides a scalable, cloud-based platform to centralize information allowing staffing and recruiting organizations to improve performance and increase profitability MarketWire

Accurence Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 North America Company
Accurence, Inc., the leading provider in scope automation solutions for the property insurance and roofing industries, announced today it was selected as a winner for the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award. Red Herring's Top 100 Americas list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs MarketWire

Blue Pearl Joins Xilinx Alliance Program, Accelerates Design Implementation
Blue Pearl Software, Inc., a leading provider of EDA software that accelerates field-programmable gate array (FPGA) implementation, announced that it has joined the Xilinx Alliance Program. Xilinx Inc. is the worldwide leader and developer of All Programmable devices MarketWire

New Book Unlocks the Secrets of High Performing Teams
High-performing teams can achieve superior results. Unfortunately, teams are also susceptible to countless forms of dysfunction. If poorly managed, even the most talented groups can fall flat. MarketWire

Galeos Miso Dressings Are a Flavorful and Nutritious Gluten-Free Option
May is National Celiac Awareness Month and Galeos Miso Dressings are the perfect culinary option for those searching for flavorful and nutritious dressings that are also 100% gluten-free. While more food companies and restaurants offer gluten-free foods, many of those items rely on not-so-healthful ingredients to make them flavorful. MarketWire

StillSecure to Offer Managed Security Services for Rackspace Cloud Customers
StillSecure®, a managed network security solutions and certified compliance company, today announced that its managed security services are available within the Rackspace Cloud, the open, versatile cloud platform from Rackspace® MarketWire

Braco Village Hotel & Spa Earns 2012 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
Editors Note: There are 2 photos associated with this press release. MarketWire

Kicksend Brings Popular Photo and Video Sharing App to Android
Kicksend, a Y Combinator-incubated startup, today launched an Android version of its popular app. Kicksend now offers a private, beautiful and easy way to send full quality photos and videos from both iPhone and Android devices. MarketWire

A & D Weighing Introduces the New Ion Series of Microbalances, Semi-Microbalances and Analytical Balances
A & D Weighing announces the launch of the Ion Series of laboratory balances, including A&D's first two microbalances with one microgram readability (1 millionth of a gram) MarketWire

NEWave(R) Names Top Gaming Sales Exec Jim Cutler Director of Sales
Leading and award-winning software supplier to the gaming industry NEWave® has named top gaming sales executive Jim Cutler as the company's new Director of Sales. Cutler will be based in NEWave's Las Vegas headquarters and will service new and potential customers across the Eastern United States. MarketWire

WestCorp Management Group Celebrates Grand Opening of South Blvd Apartment Homes With Open House Party on May 31
Leading community living developer Nevada West Partners, part of the WestCorp Management Group's family of companies, invites Las Vegas to celebrate the grand opening of South Blvd Apartment Homes, the city's newest apartment home community, which is redefining luxury living. MarketWire

Intersil's Radiation Hardened 12A Synchronous Buck Regulator Features Industry's Highest Output Current
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today introduced a new radiation hardened 12A point-of-load synchronous buck regulator with current sharing, featuring ultra-high integration, design flexibility and the highest output current of any competing monolithic regulator. MarketWire

eFileCabinet(R) Document Management Website Provides Cloud and Desktop Flexibility
eFileCabinet® Inc. is introducing an updated document management website that offers users several solutions for managing documents, file sharing and backup, including a new mobile application. MarketWire

Paul R. Bessette and Michael J. Biles Join King & Spalding in Austin
Litigators Paul R. Bessette and Michael J. Biles have joined King & Spalding as partners in the Austin office, the firm announced today. Both possess significant expertise in securities litigation and related government investigations, and come to the firm from Greenberg Traurig MarketWire

NAR Tech Edge Helps Realtors(R) Expand, Develop Their Tech Use
Technology has transformed the way Realtors® do business, and the National Association of Realtors® is helping members keep up with the latest trends that can enhance business and client relations. NAR Tech Edge, a new one-day technology conference hosted by NAR will give attendees the chance to learn about cutting edge technologies that are changing the real estate industry. MarketWire

Verivo Software Delivers Unprecedented Flexibility in Enterprise Mobility With HTML5 Integration
Verivo Software, the enterprise mobility company, today announced significant enhancements to its unique enterprise mobility platform, including integrated support for HTML5 via the software's new Browser Control MarketWire

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Ablynx
LifeSci Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of investment research and investor relations services in the life sciences sector, today announced that it has initiated coverage of Ablynx, NV (EURONEXT BRUSSELS: ABLX), a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of a novel class of protein-based therapeutics called Nanobodies MarketWire

BlazeMeter Launches Self-Service Performance Load Testing for Facebook Applications
BlazeMeter, provider of the load testing JMeter cloud, today announced that their services now include high-volume testing of interactive Facebook applications. Facebook developers can now easily and instantly test the performance and scalability of complex, rich Facebook applications in highly realistic, load-intensive scenarios. MarketWire

Retransmission: Forum Announces the Appointment of Mr. Frederick Schlosser to the Board of Directors
Forum National Investments Ltd. (OTCBB: FMNL) ("FORUM") announced today that it has appointed Mr. Frederick Schlosser as a Director of the Company effective immediately. MarketWire

LongView International Technology Solutions Awarded $300 Million Military Health IT Contract
TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) has awarded LongView International Technology Solutions, Inc. (LongView) a prime contract to develop new information technology systems for the Military Health System's Pacific Joint Information Technology Center (JITC) on Maui. The five-year, multi-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) contract has a total ceiling value of $300 million. MarketWire

LaunchPad Learning Partners With MetaMetrics and Total Reader to Launch a Lexile Based Learning Solution
In today's global marketplace, every student needs to meet grade-level reading demands. To help the many students who have fallen behind, Launchpad Learning ( has developed a new approach to close the reading gap by: MarketWire

Calypto Leverages Core Technology to Expand Product Portfolio, Announces Catapult Low-Power High-Level Synthesis
Calypto® Design Systems, Inc., a leader in Electronic System Level (ESL) hardware design and Register Transfer Level (RTL) low power optimization, today announced Catapult® Low-Power (LP), the industry's first production quality, high-level synthesis (HLS) tool that adds power as an optimization goal MarketWire

Lions Bay Media's Corporate Culture Nominated One of 10 Most Admired in Canada
Lions Bay Media, a BC-based online advertising agency, has been nominated for the 2012 Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures awards program put on annually by Waterstone Human Capital. Now in its eighth year, this national program recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage. MarketWire

Positron and Ingate Systems Announce Interoperability
Ingate® Systems and Positron Telecom, a leader in high reliability VoIP equipment for SMB and enterprise communication, announced today that the Ingate SIParator® Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) has completed successful interoperability testing with Positron's G-Series IP-PBX solutions. MarketWire

Interbit Data Signs Agreement With Catholic Health East to Install NetSafe Across Its Hospital System
Interbit Data, a leading provider of software and services connecting people with information for more efficient healthcare, today announced that Catholic Health East (CHE) has purchased NetSafe business continuance and downtime protection software for 15 hospitals located in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Georgia and Florida MarketWire

Drive for Innovation Stops at Parvus to Celebrate Electronics Innovation
Parvus Corporation today announced that it was selected as a "pit stop" for Avnet Express' Drive for Innovation to showcase the advancements Parvus has made in rugged COTS computing and IP networking subsystems for military, aerospace and homeland defense applications. MarketWire

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

Majesco Entertainment Whips Up Delightful Deals With Cooking Mama Combo Packs for Wii(TM) and Nintendo DS(TM), Coming August 2012
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), publisher of the award-winning Cooking Mama video game franchise that's sold more than 13 million copies worldwide, today announced that the iconic kitchen cutie is serving up double the fun and terrific value with three separate combo packs that bundle together some of the hit franchise's best-selling games MarketWire

GOJO Touch Free Soap Dispenser Demonstrates Sustainable Practices and Solutions by Industry Leader
GOJO Industries, Inc., has introduced its new GOJO LTX™ touch free soap dispenser, another product that demonstrates the company's leadership in sustainable practices and solutions. LTX is the industry's first dispensing system designed using life cycle assessment principles. MarketWire

Nuclear Electric Insurance Limited Selects Anchor Risk Advisors for Insurance-Linked Securities Investment Increase
Anchor Risk Advisors, L.P., an investment management firm specializing in Insurance-Linked Securities, today announced that Nuclear Electric Insurance Limited ("NEIL"), one of Anchor's initial institutional investors, has materially increased its investment portfolio allocation to Insurance-Linked Securities, specifically catastrophe bonds. MarketWire

Info-Tech Research Group Names Avaya a "Champion" of Unified Communications

First Ever Career-Defining Box Set for the Legendary Dean Martin
"Martin sang the way all men imagine they sound in the shower... He worked that deep, mellifluous voice of his with a casual grace that somehow carried a weight of romantic implication other crooners never quite achieved." -- The Los Angeles Times MarketWire

Pilat HR Solutions Extends Strategic Alliance With ITAP International
Pilat HR Solutions, a premier provider of human capital management technology and professional services, today announced the formal extension of its strategic alliance with ITAP International. With this partnership, clients of both Pilat HR Solutions and ITAP International will be able to implement more effective cross-cultural HR processes and technology. MarketWire

Joint Venture Announced Between Highline Technical Innovations Inc. and Alternative Hydrogen Solutions Group Sales & Marketing
Highline Technical Innovations, Inc MarketWire

IceWEB Positions Itself for Rapid Growth
On Friday May 25, the Board of Directors of IceWEB Storage Corporation (OTCBB: IWEB) solemnly announced the appointment of Hal Compton as IceWEB's Chairman of the Board and interim CEO, and IceWEB's CFO Mark Lucky as interim COO in the wake of the sudden passing of IceWEB's former CEO John Signorello MarketWire

Accounting Management Solutions Adds Former IBM Global Services and KPMG Executive
Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), the leading resource for outsourced accounting and financial management services in the Northeast, announced today that Janice Kelly, a professional services and business development executive with "Big 4" experience and a background as an IBM Global Services executive, has joined the firm in a new role as a director with the Boston practice MarketWire

Loncor Resources Outlines Significant Maiden Gold Resource of One Million Ounces Grading 7.59 g/t Au at its Makapela Prospect in D.R.Congo
Editors Note: There is a graph associated with this press release. MarketWire

Pure Storage Named 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award Winner
Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, today announced that it has been selected as a winner for Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award, a prestigious list celebrating the 100 leading private technology startups in the North American business region. These startups are recognized for their innovations and technologies in their respective industries. MarketWire

Adrienne Arsht to Receive the First Icon of Philanthropy Award From United Way of Miami-Dade
United Way of Miami-Dade will present the first Icon of Philanthropy Award to Adrienne Arsht at its June 13 Annual Meeting. MarketWire

Coda Octopus Group Inc.: Echoscope(R) Assists Deep BV in Cable Laying and Pull-In Operation in the North Sea
Coda Octopus Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CDOC), and their agent in the Netherlands, Nautikaris BV, have recently been involved in a project for Deep BV - Hydrography and Geophysics, providing positioning and survey services for the installation of a power cable from the Thornton Bank Wind Farm off the Belgian coast. MarketWire

Bitzio, Inc. Gets Gamified with Pug Pharm Productions, Inc.
Bitzio, Inc. ("Bitzio" or "the Company") (OTCBB: BTZO), a leader in apps, mobile media and behavioral analytics, today announced a strategic alliance with Pug Pharm Productions, Inc. ("Pug Pharm") which includes the integration of Pug Pharm's Picnic™ customer engagement engine, a multi-project commitment and shared advisory board positions. MarketWire

Atlantis ILIO Certified for VCE Vblock Systems
Atlantis Computing, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced that Atlantis Computing is now part of the VCE independent software vendors (ISV) program and that Atlantis ILIO has been certified on VCE™ Vblock™ Systems. Atlantis ILIO optimizes deployments to cut costs and deliver a desktop that is faster than a PC MarketWire

Moe's Southwest Grill Facebook Recipe Contest Raises the Seasonal Salsa Bar to New Heights
Moe's Southwest Grill, the fun and engaging fast-casual restaurant, is challenging its Facebook fans to raise the bar this summer -- the salsa bar -- with its first "Raise the Salsa Bar Contest." Fans can heat things up by entering their original salsa recipe for a chance for it to be featured in more than 450 Moe's restaurants nationwide and take home a $1,000 cash prize. MarketWire

Penske Logistics and Cardinal Health Extend Dedicated Carriage Services Agreement
Today, Penske Logistics announced that it has reached an agreement with Cardinal Health to extend and renew their existing dedicated carriage services contract. Financial terms were not disclosed. MarketWire

Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. Signs Distribution Deal
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FITX), a nutritional supplement company focusing on active lifestyles, announced today that it has signed a distribution deal with Fitness One, a leading online e-commerce site. Fitness One is a direct to consumer and a national and international supplement distribution company based in Michigan. MarketWire

BIOLASE Secures $8 Million Revolving Credit Facility
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that it has secured a new $8 million revolving credit facility with Comerica Bank. The new two-year credit facility is based on the Company's eligible accounts receivable and inventory and will be used for working capital purposes. MarketWire

Interstate Specialty Products' Medical Urethane Foams Are Die Cut to Precise OEM Specifications
Interstate Specialty Products, Inc. is introducing custom die cut medical urethane foams to match OEM requirements for padding, sealing, energy absorption and other cushion-gasket applications. MarketWire

Miles Davis and Edith Piaf Take Center Stage
The United States Postal Service and France's La Poste will honor renowned music icons Miles Davis and Edith Piaf on Forever Stamps on June 12 with First-Day-Of-Issue Ceremony taking place at the Rubin Museum of Art - The Theater from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Deputy Postmaster General Ronald Stroman will be the dedicating official. Sirius/XM Program Director Mark Ruffin will emcee MarketWire

Curata CEO Pawan Deshpande to Lead Session on New England's New Breed of Entrepreneurs
Following a period of rapid growth that included doubling both revenue and customers, online content marketing technology company Curata (formerly HiveFire, Inc.) today announced that CEO Pawan Deshpande will share his entrepreneurial expertise as the moderator of a panel at TiECON East, the leading entrepreneur-focused conference on the east coast MarketWire

Zetta.Net Makes InfoStor Top 6 Vendor List for Its Appliance-Free Online Backup and Recovery Solution, a provider of enterprise-grade online backup and disaster recovery solutions, today announced that InfoStor has named it as one of "6 Great Cloud and Online Backup Solutions." InfoStor technology expert Drew Robb selected the companies included in the list based on research and market findings. MarketWire

CapitalDPO, Inc. Announces Contract for $30,000,000 Direct Public Offering With FlixChip Corp.
CapitalDPO, Inc. and FlixChip Corp. ( have announced plans to prepare a direct public offering of common stock of FlixChip. Plans call for FlixChip, with the assistance of CapitalDPO, to file a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for approval of a direct public offering of 10,000,000 shares of common stock to be priced at a minimum of $3 MarketWire

Stevia First Corp. Announces Pricing of Recent Financing Acceleration and Promissory Note Exchanges
Stevia First Corp MarketWire

Dr. Anthony G. Sclar Announces Dates for the 2013 ISTM Comprehensive Dental Implant Surgery Training Conference
The Sclar Center for Empowered Dental Implant Learning's annual Implant Surgery Training Meeting (ISTM) was a great success. Over 150 participants came to Miami Beach on February 3-7 and represented the entire range of novice to advanced dental implant surgeons. MarketWire

SousVide Supreme Is the Perfect Father's Day Gift for Foodies and Tech Gadget Lovers Everywhere
Father's Day is right around the corner, but Dad already has too many ties and picking out a power tool doesn't sound like much fun. Wow dad with the best Father's Day gift for the man who loves to cook MarketWire

Leading Analyst Firm Names ClickSquared to Multi-Channel Campaign Management Magic Quadrant

Home Winemaking System Makes Great Father's Day Gift for Culinary and Gadget Loving Dads
Does Dad love gadgets? Have a penchant for DIY projects? Dream of owning his own winery someday? Combine his passions this Father's Day with the Artful Winemaker home winemaking system that will enable him to easily make 12 bottles of his private reserve wine in just 28 days; the ideal gift for wine enthusiasts and gadget lovers! MarketWire

BIOLASE New Ticker Symbol Effective Today
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced that its common shares will begin trading under the new ticker symbol "BIOL" effective at the market open today. MarketWire

CirclePix and RE/MAX Collaborate to Offer RE/MAX Agents STAR Marketing, a Comprehensive, Automated Marketing Solution
RE/MAX agents can employ CirclePix to seamlessly manage a comprehensive marketing program through a single platform CirclePix brings together a comprehensive marketing campaign with all the tools needed for today's mobile, on-demand real estate market CirclePix, LLC (circlepix MarketWire

Mandate to Embrace and Execute on Digital Marketing Tops Strategic Agenda of C-Suite and Line-of-Business Leaders, Reports CMO Council
In a new study from the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council (, senior marketers report digital marketing has become a key topic of conversation and strategic agenda item with C-level executives and line-of-business (LOB) leaders MarketWire

Stork Veco Medical Electroformed Parts Provide Precise Dosing or Optical Adjustment
Stork Veco International, Inc. is introducing custom electroformed precision parts featuring micron-size openings for OEMs who require precise drop size control or apertures for optical devices. MarketWire

Laser Research Optics' CO2 Lenses Run Cooler for Consistent Cuts
Laser Research Optics has introduced a line of low absorption laser CO2 lenses that run cooler than standard lenses to provide focal length stability and help assure consistent cut quality. MarketWire

Online Rented-Luxury Pioneers Expand Their Vision Through Vanity Events Holding, Inc.
The two men who eight years ago began an ecommerce and fashion revolution will evolve and expand upon that innovative concept through Vanity Events Holding, Inc. ("Vanity" or the "Company") (OTCBB: VAEV). Lloyd Lapidus and Greg Pippo, early trailblazers of the online leasing model, will broaden the rented-luxury retail concept through website MarketWire

NetEnrich Ready to ROC at Ingram Micro's Cloud Summit 2012
NetEnrich, Inc., a global provider of Remote Operations Center (ROC) services, today announced it will highlight its unique closet-to-cloud remote IT Operations capability at Ingram Micro's (NYSE: IM) Cloud Summit 2012 June 4-6 in Scottsdale, AZ MarketWire

Fortinet FortiMail Earns 18th Consecutive Virus Bulletin Antispam Award
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced the company's FortiMail™ messaging security appliance has been awarded its 18th consecutive Virus Bulletin certification in the VBSpam Awards. MarketWire

TRC Elects John A. Carrig to Board of Directors
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, consulting and construction management services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets, today announced the appointment of John A. Carrig, 60, to its Board of Directors. Carrig assumed an open seat on TRC's Board. MarketWire

WVT Communications Group Appoints New Chief Administrative Officer
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY), referred to as WVT Communications Group, the parent company of leading cloud communications pioneers, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Brown as Chief Administrative Officer. With over 20 years of experience, Brown replaces Pat Welsh, who -- after a period of special assignment duties -- is retiring MarketWire

PaySpan Expands Operations in the Western United States
Driven by increased demand for its advanced healthcare payment and reimbursement automation solutions, PaySpan, Inc., formerly Payformance, today announced that it has expanded operations to serve payer and provider clients across the western United States MarketWire

Stevia Corp. President Discusses Commercialization Plans
Stevia Corp. (OTCBB: STEV) ("Stevia Corp." or the "Company"), a farm management company focused on the economic development of stevia, the fastest growing product in the alternative sweetener sector, is pleased to offer insights regarding key aspects of its commercialization plans. MarketWire Offers Twitter and Facebook Followers More Chances to Win "Conquer the World" Sweepstakes (, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the trip coverage they need, has expanded its recently launched "Conquer the World" sweepstakes by offering Twitter followers additional chances to win a $5,000 cash prize for a dream vacation trip. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Reaches One Million Member Mark With Agreements to Double This Year
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that its domestic membership base for its patented Personal Health Record products and services has passed the one million mark and is expected to double before the end of this year with affinity programs through agreements with E-mail Frequency ( MarketWire

Forum Announces the Appointment of Mr. Frederick Schlosser to the Board of Directors
Forum National Investments Ltd. (OTCBB: FMNL) ("FORUM") announced today that it has appointed Mr. Frederick Schlosser as a Director of the Company effective immediately. MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Welcomes Opening of Expanded Border Crossing Infrastructure
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(HKSE: 1878) notes that eight new border gates exclusively for coal transportation opened at the Shivee Khuren-Ceke border crossing on May 28, 2012. The gates will significantly increase the capacity for exportation of coal from Mongolia to China. MarketWire

Quaterra and Grande Portage File Herbert Glacier NI 43-101-Compliant Technical Report on SEDAR
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE MKT: QMM)(NYSE Amex: QMM) and its joint venture partner, Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: GPG), today announced they have filed with SEDAR a Canadian National Instrument 43-101-compliant technical report on the Herbert Glacier Gold Project located near Juneau, Alaska. MarketWire

Adaptive Planning CFO Rob Hull Named Emerging Company Finalist in the Seventh Annual Bay Area CFO of the Year Awards
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, announced today that its Founder, President and CFO, Rob Hull, has been selected as an Emerging Company Finalist in the 2012 Bay Area CFO of the Year Awards MarketWire

Ramtron Appoints Erik Wood as Director of Business Development
Ramtron International Corporation (NASDAQ: RMTR), a leading developer and supplier of low-energy nonvolatile ferroelectric random access memory (F-RAM) and integrated semiconductor products, today announced the appointment of Erik Wood as director of business development, reporting to Ramtron's vice president of worldwide marketing, Scott Emley. Mr MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Announces 2012 First Quarter Financial Results
Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL), a leading provider of precision laser devices and advanced image analysis systems for the fertility, stem cell and developmental biology research markets, today reported operational and financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

HASCO Medical Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
HASCO Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: HASC),, a Company that conducts sales of handicap accessible vans, parts, service and rental operation in sixteen locations from Maine to Florida and sales of medical equipment and supplies in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi, announced its first quarter 2012 financial results. MarketWire

DNA Interactive Brings Table-Top Gaming Sensation, Warheads: Medieval Tales, to Mobile Gamers Worldwide
DNA Dynamics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DNAD), a global developer and publisher of mobile video games and applications, today announced that its subsidiary DNA Interactive Ltd has released Warheads: Medieval Tales, the highly anticipated adaptation of the popular table-top adventure game as a freemium mobile game, which is now available worldwide for download on the iOS® and Android™ platforms MarketWire

China Telecom Deploys China's Largest IMS Network Through Acme Packet

Biostem U.S., Corporation Appoints Philip A. Lowry, MD as Chairman of Its Scientific and Medical Board of Advisors
Biostem U.S., Corporation, (OTCQB: HAIR) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) (Biostem, the Company), a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector, today announced that Philip A. Lowry, MD, has been appointed as the Chairman of its Scientific and Medical Board of Advisors (SAMBA). MarketWire

OCI Agrees to Sell its Stake in Gavilon

Corvus Gold Appoints Carl Brechtel as Chief Operating Officer and Retains Quentin Mai for Investor Relations Support
Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the "Company") - (TSX: KOR)(OTCQX: CORVF) announces the appointment of Carl Brechtel as the Company's new Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Brechtel has over 35 years of mining industry experience and specializes in the design and development of both open pit and underground projects. Mr MarketWire

IAG Appoints Jennifer Steckel Elliott as VP Marketing & Business Development
InterAmerican Gaming Inc. (OTCBB: IAGM) ("IAG" or "the Company"), a company developing "SoFit" - a new social gaming mobile application that lets you get fit, stay fit and earn rewards that matter - is pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Steckel Elliott, a proven consumer products executive, as acting VP Marketing & Business Development. Ms MarketWire

C-COM Releases Russian Language User Interface
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CMI) the leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, today announced that it has now added Russian language support to its iNetVu® mobile antenna systems. This feature is being made available to address the growing demands of the Russian market. MarketWire

WhitePages Puts Neighbors' Contact Information Within Reach for National Night Out
To make it easier for National Night Out (NNO) neighborhood organizers to coordinate events, WhitePages ( today announced its Neighbors solution will once again be the Block Party Invite and RSVP technology of choice for this year's 29th annual event MarketWire

Cross River Fiber Is Building "Express Direct" Fiber Routes to Mahwah, New Jersey
Cross River Fiber, a New Jersey-based, boutique dark fiber optic and telecommunications solutions provider, announces that it will construct a direct, ultra-low latency, high-bandwidth dark fiber network route to Mahwah, New Jersey with Express Direct connectivity to key financial hubs located throughout Northern New Jersey including Carteret, Secaucus and Weehawken. MarketWire

TELEHOUSE America's Chelsea Center Announces ISPnet as Its Newest Carrier
TELEHOUSE America, the leading provider of dedicated data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces today that ISPnet joins the boom of carriers and internet service providers entering its New York Chelsea data center MarketWire

Recent Board of Directors Meetings in Europe Open Doors to International Markets Expanding the Global Footprint for the Innovative Brands of All American Pet Company, Inc.
All American Pet Company, Inc. (OTCQB: AAPT) (PINKSHEETS: AAPT) -- MarketWire

Lithia Motors to Present at Investor Conferences in Minneapolis, New York and Boston
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today announced that executive management will present at the Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference in Minneapolis on May 30, the Stephens Spring Investment Conference in New York on June 5 and the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Smid Cap Conference in Boston on June 6. MarketWire

Cortina's PON Innovation Accelerates Adoption in Fast Growing 10G EPON and EPON/GPON Markets
Cortina Systems, Inc. (Cortina), delivering innovative technologies that link people and networks worldwide, today announced a family of PON products accelerating the adoption in the fast growing worldwide PON markets: CS8124 Quad 10G EPON OLT with integrated advance traffic management, CS8160 10G EPON ONU for MDU deployments, and CS8232 Dual Mode EPON/GPON ONU with home gateway capabilities MarketWire

New AIIM Study Finds Killer Apps Will Drive Big Data Initiatives
AIIM, the global community of information professionals, today announced a new Industry Watch Report titled, "Big Data - Extracting value from your digital landfills." The research publication offers business insight into the key drivers, issues and deployment of Big Data, including the demand for unstructured analysis techniques MarketWire

Augme Technologies Acquires Key Mobile Technology Patents
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented end-to-end mobile marketing and mobile advertising platform, today announced that it has acquired a family of five (5) issued United States patents. The patents cover Voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP") and other critical mobility inventions. MarketWire

Digital Lumens President & CEO to Participate in LED-Focused Panels at Upcoming Investor Conferences
Digital Lumens, developer of the industry's first LED-based Intelligent Lighting System™, today announced that President and CEO, Tom Pincince, will participate in two upcoming conference panels to discuss the adoption of LEDs for general lighting applications, and broader LED industry trends. MarketWire

iPerceptions Releases Automotive Industry Report for Q1 2012
iPerceptions Inc., a leading provider of online Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics derived from actual visitor feedback, today announced the release of its Automotive Industry Report for Q1 2012 MarketWire

DecisionPoint Systems Completes Deployment of Fleet Control at Warren Distributing
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DPSI), a leading provider of Enterprise Mobility and RFID solutions, today announced that it has completed the deployment of its fleet control solution at Warren Distributing, a beer distributor serving New Jersey markets with an 100 truck fleet MarketWire

The New Brand of WiFi Wireless Inc.
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WFWL) announced today that it has a whole new look and feel to tailor to their new software and business. The branding includes a new logo, new website, and the adoption of social networks (Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube) MarketWire

PCS Edventures! Announces Sale to Chicago Based Family Focus
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc. (OTCBB: PCSV), a leading provider of K-16 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), announces the order of PCS Robotics programs from Family Focus, Inc., a Chicago based non-profit organization. MarketWire

Media Alert: Meet Leading IP Suppliers at DAC 2012 During IP Talks!
WHO:, the world's largest third party IP and chip planning portal WHAT: will host its sixth annual IP Talks! Program at DAC 2012. IP Talks! provides an opportunity for conference attendees to meet with leading IP suppliers and learn how the latest in semiconductor IP can help accelerate their design success. Supported by the ChipEstimate MarketWire

Cadence Announces Updated Design and Verification IP for DDR PHY Interface
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that the company's comprehensive suite of DDR controller and DDR PHY design IP as well as its Cadence Verification IP Catalog now support the latest release of the DFI specification, version 3.1 (also announced today by the DFI Group) MarketWire

DFI Group Releases Version 3.1 of Its High-Speed Memory Controller and PHY Interface Specification
The DDR PHY Interface (DFI) Group today released the DFI 3.1 specification, the latest version of the pervasive industry specification that defines an interface protocol between DDR memory controllers and PHYs. The specification enables the development of systems-on-chip (SoCs) that support the DDR3 and DDR4 memory standards. Version 3 MarketWire

Record Low Mortgage Rates Spur Naples Growth
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have announced that the month of May 2012 has set the all-time record for the lowest interest rates ever for both the 30 year fixed rate mortgage and the 15 year fixed rate mortgage. A 30 year loan is 3.78% while the 15 year has fallen to just 3.04%. This marks the fourth straight week that rates have broken all-time records MarketWire

10gen Raises $42 Million Financing Round Led by New Enterprise Associates
10gen, the company behind MongoDB, today announced it has secured $42 million in financing, led by New Enterprise Associates, with participation from existing investors Sequoia Capital, Flybridge Capital Partners and Union Square Ventures MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Announces First Fiscal Quarter Dividend of $0.55 per Share
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. ("Oxford Lane" or "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a first fiscal quarter dividend of $0.55 per share, payable on June 29, 2012 to shareholders of record as of June 15, 2012. MarketWire

NaviSite Appoints David Grimes as Chief Technology Officer
NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services announced the appointment of David Grimes as Chief Technology Officer. He will be succeeding Denis Martin, who will be stepping down from the role effective June 1, 2012 MarketWire

New AMD A-Series APUs Win 2012 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its AMD A-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) are winners of the 2012 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI award, the second consecutive win for the product family. The award is given by the Taipei Computer Association, a driving force behind the annual event and the leading technology organization in the country MarketWire

Idera Announces R1Soft Cloud Server Backup Software Now Localized for Japanese, Latin American Markets
Idera, a leading provider of server and application management solutions for Windows and Linux, today announced that R1Soft® Continuous Data Protection® (CDP) 4.0 is fully localized for Japanese and Spanish speaking markets MarketWire

Air-Trak Awarded Contract to Provide Automatic Vehicle Location Services for the City of Charlotte, North Carolina
Air-Trak was awarded a contract to deliver, install, and operate automatic vehicle location (AVL) services for the City of Charlotte, North Carolina. The contract is valued at $652,000 with an initial term of three years which the City can extend for an additional two years MarketWire

FishNet Security Opens Office in Portland
With malicious cyber attacks up 81 percent in 2011, FishNet Security is constantly looking to extend information security to companies in new markets. After much research, the leading information security solutions provider in North America determined the Portland business market is one rich with intellectual property and announced today it has opened an office in Lake Oswego. MarketWire

Marc 2012 Delivers Dramatic Performance Improvements With Increased Nonlinear Capability Robustness
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced the release of Marc 2012. This new release of Marc provides engineers with significant performance improvements for the desktop and enhanced robustness for a broad range of nonlinear finite element analysis applications MarketWire

IsoRay's Cesium-131 Prostate Cancer Treatment Featured on Discovery Channel
IsoRay Inc. (NYSE Amex: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, today announced that Discovery Channel has featured the Company's Cesium-131 brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy) treatment for localized prostate cancer. MarketWire

Soricimed Biopharma Inc. Receives IND Clearance to Commence Phase I Trial of New Cancer Drug
Soricimed Biopharma Inc., a private company developing novel cancer therapeutics and diagnostics, is pleased to announce that the Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for SOR-C13 as an anti-cancer agent has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Soricimed has also received clearance for a Clinical Trial Application for SOR-C13 filed with Health Canada. MarketWire

Iceland's International Airport Awarded Best Airport in Europe
Iceland's International Airport in Keflavik received the award 'Best Airport in Europe 2011' at the annual ASQ Awards Ceremony in Singapore last week. MarketWire

Qualstar Will Be Seeking Your Support to Stop BKF Capital Group From Taking Control of the Company and Risking Shareholder Value
Qualstar® Corporation's (NASDAQ: QBAK) Board of Directors today reiterated its commitment to maximizing value for all shareholders in the face of the poorly-timed and imprudent attempt by BKF Capital Group, Inc. ("BKF") and its controlling shareholder, Steven N. Bronson, to take control of the Company MarketWire

Autism Author Rebecca Woods Celebrates Children's Awareness Month With Vroman's Book Signing -- 6/24
Former special education teacher turned novelist, Rebecca Woods will offer a book reading and signing for "Living Through Charlie," a story of the obstacles faced by a learning-disabled child and his parents inside an elite private school community, Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 4:00 pm at Vroman's Bookstore located at 695 East Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, during Children's Awareness Month in June MarketWire

GuestLogix Leading Buy Onboard POS Application Now Available for iOS, Android and BlackBerry Smartphones and Tablets
As airlines introduce popular consumer mobile devices for use by cabin crew onboard in order to increase operational efficiencies, GuestLogix Inc MarketWire

PageUp People Announces Results of 2011-2012 Mid-year Customer Satisfaction Survey
PageUp People™, a Multinational Talent Management solutions provider, today announced the results of its 2011-2012 Mid-year Customer Satisfaction Survey. The survey shows that PageUp People customers are highly satisfied with the products and services the company offers, performing higher than previous years in several key categories. MarketWire

The Inaugural California Women's Conference Announces Exclusive Ticket Offer
The California Women's Conference, an event endorsing leading women everywhere, has announced exclusive access to pre-sale tickets available for purchase beginning on June 15, 2012. On this date tickets will be available for businesses and individuals to attend the September 23rd and 24th conference at the Long Beach Convention Center, promoting its theme, "The Women's Economy Starts Here." MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power Submits Specs on New Portable Balloon Inflation System (PBIS)-200 to Air Force Customer
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company") through its operating subsidiaries, announced today that it has submitted detailed specifications on a new PBIS-200 system to its U.S. Air Force Special Operations customer at their request MarketWire

NCSBN Launches New NCLEX(R) Video
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) created a new video designed to help candidates better understand how the NCLEX-RN® Examination and NCLEX-PN® Examination use computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to measure the competencies needed to perform safely and effectively as a newly licensed, entry-level nurse. MarketWire

NCSBN Award Ceremony to Honor Outstanding Nurse Regulators
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) will recognize its dedicated and exceptional membership and guests at its annual awards ceremony during the NCSBN Annual Meeting and Delegate Assembly, to be held in Dallas, Aug. 8-10, 2012. MarketWire

Technic Launches European Website
Technic is pleased to announce the launch of a comprehensive website designed to serve the company's existing and prospective European customers. The new site features expanded content, technology demonstration videos, product search capabilities and industry links and references. MarketWire

Active Biotech invites to Capital Markets Day
Active Biotech invites analysts, investors andmedia to Capital Markets Day on June 14, 2012. MarketWire

New York's Black Oak Wind Farm Part of Growing Community-Owned Wind Farm Trend, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Black Oak Wind Farm LLC (Ithaca, New York), a company formed by an area group of business owners and renewable energy proponents, is in the process of taking over the effort of building a community-owned windfarm in the town of Enfield in western Tompkins County, New York MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Consumption of Thermoformed Plastic Products at 8.5 Billion Pounds by 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Thermoformed Plastics: Technologies and Global Markets" to their collection of Plastics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

ChaCha Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Tech Startup
ChaCha Search, Inc., the leading answer platform service, announced today that it has been selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Startup, a prestigious list honoring the most promising private technology ventures in North America. MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Reports Significant Drilling Progress at Shields-MEI #105H Horizontal Well
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to provide this update regarding the ongoing drill program at the Shields-MEI #105H Horizontal Well in Coleman County, Texas. MarketWire

U.S. Department of Energy Testing Confirms 56.12% Energy-Efficiency Improvement for STWA Applied Oil Technology
STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), a developer of applied solutions for oil and fuel delivery systems in the multi-billion dollar oil pipeline and diesel engine markets, announced today that the United States Department of Energy RMOTC validated a score of 56 MarketWire

ePals Announces 2012 First Quarter Results
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN) ("ePals" or the "Company"), a leading education media and safe social learning company, today released its operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Results were prepared by management in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards. All figures are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated MarketWire

1494, NYC's Most Exclusive Whisky Club, to Launch on the Anniversary of Scotch Whisky's Birth
Intrinsically connected to Scotch Whisky's romantically mysterious five-century heritage, David Clelland's highly-anticipated NYC-based private membership club, 1494, will officially launch on Friday, June 1, 2012 -- celebrating the spirit's 518th anniversary MarketWire

Dallas Pastor Ed Young Affirms Efforts to Rekindle Marital Intimacy
Despite the importance of a healthy, robust sex life for sustaining a strong and happy marriage, there are many factors that can lead to married couples experiencing diminishing sexual satisfaction. In many cases, it is simply the daily grind of work, childcare, and household chores that causes sexual intimacy to be placed on a backburner MarketWire

National Fidelity Mortgage (NFM, Inc.) Supports Habitat for Humanity's Outreach to Veterans
National Fidelity Mortgage (NFM, Inc.) has long supported the endeavors of Habitat for Humanity, but the mortgage lender is especially proud to rally behind Habitat's latest initiative -- an initiative to provide outreach to United States veterans. More and more U.S MarketWire

UWCCorp Scam Debunked: Company Offers Essential Social Media Training for Small Business Owners
Social marketing has been under fire ever since General Motors announced its decision to pull all of its paid advertisements from Facebook. Ever since, commentators have busily conjectured that the golden age of social marketing is over, often reinforcing their point with studies that show paid social media ads to be ineffective MarketWire

UWCCorp Reviews: Company Helps Small Businesses Overcome Social Marketing Pratfalls
Mobile phones and digital media present a wide array of advertising opportunities for small businesses -- but they also present a paradox. A new study, based in the UK, finds that as many as 60% of mobile phone users use their smart devices to access social networks, such as Google+, Facebook, and Twitter MarketWire

SciClone Increases Stock Repurchase Program
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase of approximately $10.5 million to the Company's stock repurchase program. The increase brings the total authorized since the program's inception in October 2011 to approximately $30.5 million. The total amount repurchased to date is approximately $10.5 million. MarketWire

United Water Restoration Group Offers Vital Services for Coping With Extreme Weather
A recent report from the Wall Street Journal highlights the results of the latest Aon Benfield Global Catastrophe Recap report published by Impact Forecasting. While the types of extreme weather vary in different areas of the world, and even in different regions of the United States, every instance can cause damage that is potentially expensive to repair MarketWire

MissionIR Features SEFE in Exclusive Interview Featuring CEO Don Johnston
MissionIR today announces that its interview with Don Johnston, the Chief Executive Officer of SEFE, Inc. (OTCBB: SEFE), is now available online. The complete interview can be heard at MarketWire

Swedish Schools Choose YubiKey to Meet Government Requirements for Online Identity Protection
Yubico, the leading provider of simple, open online identity protection, today announced that the company's easy and cost-efficient YubiKey is rapidly becoming the technology of choice for schools and municipalities in Sweden to meet government requirements for strong two-factor authentication MarketWire

DeviceLock DLP Alliance Program Being Embraced by Resellers Worldwide
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data leak prevention (DLP) software, today announced the DeviceLock DLP Alliance program. The DLP Alliance program promises to build a worldwide channel of security-specialized value added resellers (VARs) that are capable of delivering expert data leak prevention planning, deployment and management services. MarketWire

Viewfinity: Mass Technology Leadership Council Announces Award Nominations
Viewfinity (, the leading provider of privilege management solutions, announced it has been nominated by the Mass Technology Leadership Council Award "Company of the Year - Private" category. The criteria for this honorable nomination includes: MarketWire

Mark Davis Joins KSKY in Dallas, as the Station Is Re-Branded to "660 AM The Answer"
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion content, today announced a new name, new brand, new attitude, and new morning show for its Dallas/Ft. Worth News/Talk radio station, KSKY AM 660 MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Chiral Technology Market at $7.2 Billion by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Markets for Chiral Technology," to their collection of Biotechnology market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Versatile and ShoreTel Form Allegiance
Versatile Communications, Inc., an accomplished consultant helping organizations solve business problems through technology integration, announced today they will begin selling and delivering ShoreTel Unified Communications solutions as part of their new Authorized Champion Partner program with ShoreTel. MarketWire

Samsung Launches Music Hub, Offering the Ultimate Mobile Music Service
Open Mobile Summit MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Automobile Sensors Market at $22 Billion in 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Markets for Automotive Sensor Technologies - Focus on North America," to their collection of Electronics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Americas Petrogas Provides Update of Argentina Operations
Americas Petrogas Inc. (TSX VENTURE: BOE) ("Americas Petrogas" or the "Company") announces that it continues to make significant progress on its exploration and development activities in Argentina MarketWire

Verimatrix Extends DVB Expertise With Geir Bjorndal
Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that Geir Bjørndal has joined the team to contribute his experience, expertise and relationships in the global DVB operator marketplace MarketWire

GreenBytes Secures $12 Million in Series B Funding for Its Globally Optimized Solid State Storage Technology
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of high-performance, energy-efficient inline data deduplication storage solutions based on solid state disk (SSD) technology, today announced that it has raised an additional $12 million in Series B funding from Generation Investment Management LLP with participation from Battery Ventures and GreenBytes management MarketWire

Sitecore Powers Global Web Expansion for Oriflame Cosmetics
Sitecore, the company that has redefined Web Content Management, today announced that Oriflame, an international beauty company selling direct, has chosen Sitecore's Web Content Management and digital marketing solutions for localizing Web content and marketing campaigns across several countries and languages and to provide consistency across Web properties. MarketWire

FRO - Subscription to shares in Private Placement in Frontline 2012 Ltd.
Frontline Ltd. announces that it has beenallocated 3,546,000 shares in aPrivate Placement in Frontline 2012 Ltd. of 56,000,000 new ordinary shares atasubscription price of USD 3.75. Follwing the Private Placement, Frontline Ltd.will have a ownership of 7.9% in Frontline 2012 Ltd. MarketWire

CloudFlare Issues the Global IPv6 Challenge: Join the Modern Web
CloudFlare, the web performance and security company, is challenging every website online to join the modern web and support IPv6 before June 6, 2012, World IPv6 Day. In order to help meet this challenge, CloudFlare will enable IPv6 support for all its hundreds of thousands of customers ahead of the deadline via its Automatic IPv6 Gateway. MarketWire

Anglogold Ashanti Secures 100% Ownership of Serra Grande
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU),which currently holds, through its subsidiaries, a 50% interest in theSerra Grande (Crixás) mine in Brazil, has agreed to acquire the remaining50% stake in the mine from Kinross Gold Corporation ("Kinross") for US$220million in cash ("the transaction") MarketWire

REXEL: Investor Day

Fortune Graphite Inc. Voluntarily Delists from the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
Fortune Graphite Inc. (FRANKFURT: ZTWN) has voluntarily delisted (Effective May 25, 2012) from the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Endpoint Security Platforms - Market Quadrant 2012"
The Radicati Group, Inc.'s latest market brief, "Endpoint Security Platforms - Market Quadrant 2012," provides a competitive analysis of the endpoint security platforms market MarketWire

Covanta Holding Corporation to Present at the Barclays Capital Clean Solutions Conference in New York, NY
Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") projects, is scheduled to participate in the Barclays Capital Clean Solutions Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Thomas Bucks, Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President, will be speaking at 1:30 pm (Eastern). MarketWire

Pronova BioPharma ASA: US District Court rules in Pronova BioPharma's favour on Lovaza(TM) patents
Oslo, Norway, 29 May 2012: Pronova BioPharma ASA (OSE: PRON.OL) announces today that the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware ruled in Pronova's favour in the patent litigation involving U.S. Patent Nos. 5,656,667 (the "'667 patent") and 5,502,077 (the "'077" patent") covering Lovaza(TM). GlobeNewswire

Intervest Offices & Warehouses acquires a second distribution center in Oevel
Intervest Offices & Warehouses expands its real estate portfolio and invests € 7,9 million in the acquisition of the long-lease rights of a second distribution center in Oevel. The site is located on the important logistic corridor Antwerp - Limbourg - Liège and is easy accessible via the E313 and the E314 GlobeNewswire

Cermaq ASA : Annual Information Statement

Aditro : Major Payroll & HR services provider Cintra (UK) joins the Payroll Services Alliance
Payroll Services Alliance links Aditro to a European network generating 5.7 million payslips per month GlobeNewswire

Juhani Karvonen Honoured with '2012 Opinion Leader in Forestry' Title
Press release, 29 May 2012Juhani Karvonen Honoured with '2012 Opinion Leader in Forestry' TitleJuhani Karvonen, Executive Director of the Finnish Forest Association, has been honoured with the title '2012 Opinion Leader in Forestry' GlobeNewswire

BB Entrepreneur Europe Fund: Successful investment strategy earns top ratings
Bellevue Asset Management /BB Entrepreneur Europe Fund: Successful investment strategy earns top ratings. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ESL Shipping took delivery of newest ice-strengthened vessel in Vietnam
ASPO Plc STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE May 29, 2012 at 12:30ESL Shipping Ltd, part of the Aspo Group, has taken delivery of a new 56,000 dwt vessel from the Korean Hyundai Mipo shipyard. M/s Kumpula is the second of two dry cargo vessels built in Vietnam, and owned by ESL Shipping. The vessel was named in a ceremony on Friday May 18 GlobeNewswire

Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 2 Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act
Stock Exchange Release 29/5/201211:15 GlobeNewswire

FRNT - Completed Private Placement

Prosafe SE: Safe Caledonia contract extended in the UK North Sea
Reference is made to the press release published on 24 April 2012. BP Exploration Operating Company Limited ('BP') has extended the contract duration for the use of Safe Caledonia conducting accommodation support at the Andrew Area Development Project in the UK sector of the North Sea GlobeNewswire

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