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PropThink: ArQule Rising on SPA Agreement with FDA, Further Indications for tivantinib
By Jake KingShares of ArQule (NASDAQ:ARQL) are up 8% on news that the FDA has agreed to a Special Protocol Assessment for the company's planned Phase III tivantinib trial. ArQule is designing a study of its lead candidate as a second-line Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) treatment ACN Newswire

EPAM Recognized Among Top 250 Technology Innovators Across America
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PropThink: ILMN Getting a Lift From Roche Comments; Take-Out Possibility Remains
By David MoskowitzWe continue to believe that speculation that Roche (OTC:RHHBY) is back evaluating Illumina (NASDAQ:ILMN) as a take-out, is real, which you can read about in our prior story here. ILMN shares were off over 6% Monday, as investors saw the company hire a new head of investor relations, Rebecca Chambers, which was taken as a sign that ILMN would not be sold in the near term ACN Newswire

DENSO Demonstration to Show "Talking Car" Technology Language is Universal
The language of "Talking Car" technology can be universal. The key is cross-Atlantic collaboration. DENSO will provide the platform that demonstrates how a single vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2X) technology application is viable across two continents ACN Newswire

PropThink: AMED Sell-Off To Continue; No Reason To Own as Estimates are Still Too High
By David MoskowitzAmedisys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED) took a 9% hit Monday, as the company announced a major restructuring of its home health services agreement with Humana (NYSE:HUM). HUM is estimated to be the company's largest relationship in the managed care segment ACN Newswire

Uncovering the Hidden Tax Saving Opportunities
State and local tax reduction opportunities are often buried in layers of detail, such that Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) and Tax Officers often do not have the internal resources needed to identify them, let alone pursue them, says Todd Workman, Managing Director of the State & Local Tax Practice of SC&H Group ACN Newswire

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with the Sun Paper Group for the Construction of a 100,000 Ton-per-Year Satellite PCC Facility in China
Satellite Plant Will Produce Coating-Grade Precipitated Calcium Carbonate ----------A Major Advance in Company's Strategy of Geographic Expansion in China---------- NEW YORK, October 16-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today it has signed an agreement with Shandong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co. Ltd ACN Newswire

Zhone Technologies to Showcase FiberLAN Solution Suite and New Line of VDSL2 Modems at Three Industry-Leading Events in October
Contacts Aurora Arlet Zhone Investor Relations Edelman for Zhone Public Relations Tel: +1 510.777.7013 Tel: +1 404.908.3186 Fax: +1 510.777.7001 E: E: investor-relations@zhone ACN Newswire

Bermuda: An Expanding Business Horizon for Asia
A recent Economic Impact Study issued by Washington DC-based Transnational Analytics, LLC observes that Bermuda is rapidly expanding its economic and financial ties with Asia's most competitive economies, including Hong Kong, Mainland China and Singapore. According to the research, trading increased 200% from 2004-2011 between Bermuda and the three regions in Asia ACN Newswire

Panasonic Launches 'eco ideas' Factory in Vietnam
Panasonic Vietnam Group (including Panasonic Vietnam, Panasonic System Networks Vietnam, Panasonic Industrial Devices Vietnam) at Thang Long Industrial Park is launched as the model 'eco ideas' Factory in Vietnam ACN Newswire

SDK Subsidiary Develops Titanium Oxide Fine Particles with High Photocatalytic Activity
Showa Titanium Co., Ltd., a consolidated subsidiary of Showa Denko K.K. (SDK), has developed titanium oxide fine particles for use in UV-light-responsive photocatalyst with highest-level activity. The product has been developed as part of a project sponsored by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) ACN Newswire

GE Signs Letter of Intent with Perusahaan Listrik Negara to Pilot Renewable Energy Power Plant in Sumba
General Electric (NYSE:GE) and Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) signed today a Letter of Intent (LOI) to jointly develop a program on renewable energy using GE's integrated biomass gasification technology and expertise. The LOI also explores the implementation of this technology through a pilot plant project in Sumba and other islands using wood-chips as a fuel source ACN Newswire

Hays Quarterly Report: Japan Job Seekers Looking for Career Advancement
Job seekers in Japan remain cautious, and seek opportunities to rapidly advance when considering a job change, according to Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK ("Hays") ACN Newswire

CITIC Telecom CPC Receives 2012 Frost & Sullivan Asia Best Practices Awards - Greater China Emerging IaaS Vendor of the Year
CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK: 1883), was honored and recognized as a world-class Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) vendor in the global arena of Cloud Computing service provisioning through an international award for best practices ACN Newswire

Global Alliance Partners to Gather in Italy for Its 4th Year Anniversary and 9th Semi-annual Conference
International brokers and professional investors worldwide will gather in Sicily, Italy for the 9th semi-annual conference of Global Alliance Partners (GAP) on 19-20 October 2012, which also marks the 4th year anniversary of GAP ACN Newswire

Advent to Host Q3 2012 Earnings Call on Monday, October 29, 2012
Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 on Monday, October 29, 2012 after the market closes ACN Newswire

PropThink: Abbot's Impressive HCV Data Continues the Trend; Everyone's Got a Candidate
By Jake KingDevelopers of potential Hepatitis C (HCV) treatments are among the most-traded in the healthcare industry on Monday, following an announcement from Abbot Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) that a combinations of it's three-drug regimen (ABT-450, ABT-267, ABT-333) plus ribavarin demonstrated a 99% Sustained Virological Response (SVR) rate in treatment-naive HCV patients ACN Newswire

Eastman Schedules 2012 Investor Day
Investor Day: Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) executives, including Jim Rogers, chairman and CEO, will host an Investor Day for chemical industry analysts to provide an update on the company's growth strategy, including the recent acquisition of Solutia. The event will take place in New York City on November 5, 2012, with presentations from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time ACN Newswire

PropThink: Evidence Suggests Likely Approval of Cabozantinib for Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Cancer
By David SobekExelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) has a Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) action date on November 29th, 2012 for cabozantinib as a treatment for patients with progressive, unresectable, locally advanced, or metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Launches New Mobile Web App for Investor Relations Professionals Focused on Managing Investor Interactions from both Tablets and Smart Phones
Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the launch of a new mobile web app focused on enabling investor relations (IR) professionals to manage their investor interactions, create and edit events, enter meeting notes and access shareholder information directly from their iPad, iPhone and Android ACN Newswire

Cyan Partners With Nissho Electronics to Capitalize on Metro SDN Momentum
Cyan today announced the completion of a definitive agreement under which Nissho Electronics will market, deploy, and support Cyan's innovative software-defined metro network solution throughout Japan, Indonesia, and Vietnam MarketWire

UPDATE: Susan G. Komen Los Angeles Partners With GoodThreads and Viddy to Bring Breast Cancer Awareness to the Online Social Sphere
The Los Angeles affiliate of Susan G. Komen, social media video sharing company Viddy, and nonprofit custom merchandise technology company GoodThreads have teamed up to encourage breast cancer awareness in both the online and Los Angeles communities MarketWire

CompuMed Announces Expansion of Management Team
CompuMed, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CMPD) ( -- a leader in telemedicine services for patient diagnosis and management -- today announced that W. Scott Rombach has been named the Company's President. Maurizio Vecchione, previously the Company's CEO and President, will continue as the CEO. Additionally, the Company has announced that Mr MarketWire

Fleur De Lis Film Studios Announces Its Line-Up for the American Film Market
Fleur De Lis Film Studios announced its line-up of projects for the upcoming American Film Market (Loews Hotel, Suite 214). "We're thrilled to bring our diverse slate of films in various stages of production to domestic and international buyers," said BJ Davis, President of Fleur De Lis Film Studios MarketWire

Yves Savourel of ENLASO Speaking at Localization World 2012 in Seattle
Yves Savourel, Localization Solutions Architect at ENLASO, a globalization, localization, and translation company, is speaking on upcoming XLIFF 2.0 at this fall's Localization World 2012 conference, the international conference for global business know-how, to be held October 17-19 in Seattle. The presentation, entitled XLIFF 2 MarketWire

Limited Time Open House Tours of the Residence One at The Row Neighborhood Within the Gated Community of ThreeSixty
For a limited time only, William Lyon Homes invites guests to their special Open House at The Row neighborhood, where they will open the doors for an exclusive walk-through of the neighborhood's Residence One, Unit 104 design priced at $522.990 MarketWire

Two Choices for a Coveted Irvine Address, the Opportunity, Once in a Lifetime -- William Lyon Homes' The Branches at Woodbridge and Willow Bend at University Park
Early next year William Lyon Homes will debut brand new neighborhoods amidst two coveted Irvine master planned communities -- The Branches in the Village of Woodbridge and Willow Bend in University Park. As homebuyer interest builds, get connected now to these limited and rare opportunities by joining the growing interest list today MarketWire

DataSift Provides Real-Time Election Insight With 2012 Debates Social Pulse
DataSift, the leading social data platform company, today announced the launch of the 2012 Debates Social Pulse, a real time, minute-by-minute view into Twitter social sentiment for presidential candidates as the debates happen, providing insight into the sentiment of the populous as a whole and isolated state-by-state, including key swing states MarketWire

NetBase 2012 Election Mood Meter Tracks Voters' Feelings About Presidential Candidates in Real-Time
NetBase, the Enterprise Social Intelligence (ESI) Platform company, created the 2012 Election Mood Meter to measure the feelings expressed on Twitter by voters about the presidential and vice presidential candidates in real time. MarketWire

Xi Ya Wei Replaces Martin Wang as Director of China Operations and Member of Mercury Composite Co. Ltd. Board of Directors
Mercury Cable & Energy, Inc. ("Mercury Cable"), the leading developer of High Voltage Composite Reinforced Conductors ("HVCRC") for electrical transmission lines, is pleased to announce the appointment of Xi Ya Wei (Cotton Hill) to the position of Director of China Operations for Mercury Cable. Mr. Xi has also been appointed to the Board of Directors of Mercury Composite Co. Ltd MarketWire

Sage Court's Final Homes Are Priced Right to Get Buyers Moving
William Lyon Homes' Sage Court neighborhood in Azusa is almost sold-out and buyers must visit now before these final townhomes are gone for good MarketWire

BOBtv-Best of Business Television Wins the EIBTM 2012 Technology Watch Award
bXb Online today announced that its creation BOBtv-Best of Business Television, a global online content distribution platform designed with and for the event marketing industry, has been named the winner of this year's EIBTM Technology Watch Award MarketWire

Ian Somerhalder of The Vampire Diaries Live Video Streaming During Presidential Debate Tonight, Exclusively on yap.TV
Ian Somerhalder, actor on the hit TV series The Vampire Diaries, will be live streaming during the Presidential Debate from the yap.TV iOS application from 9:00pm to 10:30pm EDT on Tuesday, October 16th. MarketWire

Oak Valley Community Bank Announces Commercial Loan Officer Hiring
Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), announced that Michael Petrucelli has joined the bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. He will be primarily based out of our Manteca Branch, located at 191 West North Street. MarketWire

Honoring the Heroes of Medicine: AMA Foundation Accepting Nominations and Applications for the 10th Annual Excellence in Medicine Awards
The American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation recognizes the incredible efforts of physicians, residents and medical students who go beyond the call of duty to improve public health, provide care for people in need and serve as community leaders. MarketWire

Tagged Acquires Urbantag, Draws on Mobile, Local Expertise
Tagged, the social network for meeting new people, today announced at San Francisco's Social Edge Summit that it has acquired Urbantag, a community for discovering and sharing your favorite places. The acquisition will contribute significantly to Tagged's social discovery business and to its focus on mobile. MarketWire

Quarterback Jacob Karam Leads Memphis Tigers to Victory in Conference Opener
Jacob Karam, the starting quarterback for the Memphis Tigers, led his team to a 14-10 victory over Rice in the team's conference opener. The victory marks the first time that the Tigers have opened conference play with a victory in 12 years. MarketWire

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and GE Open Applications for College Scholarship Program
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and GE announced Tuesday the launch of the 2013 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. The annual program selects up to 20 recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for an additional three years -- up to $40,000 total per recipient. MarketWire

BCS, The Chartered Institute of IT, to Launch in North America at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2012
BCS, The Chartered Institute of IT, will officially launch this month in North America at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2012 in Orlando, Florida, announced Andy Doyle, International Director of BCS Learning and Development. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Reports Third Quarter Earnings of $0.21 per Share
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) MarketWire

Sarasota Art & Craft Festival Returns to Main Street This Fall
The Downtown Sarasota Art & Craft Festival returns to Main Street in downtown Sarasota on October 20 - 21, 2012 with 150 leading artists and crafters from 30 different states as well as local and regional talent MarketWire

South Florida's First Major Art Festival of the Season Returns This Fall
The Las Olas Art Fair, South Florida's first major fall outdoor art event, returns October 20 - 21, 2012. This top ranked fair has featured the finest artists in the country as well as top local talent for the past 25 years. Popular among exhibiting artists, locals and tourists the Las Olas Art Fair feature a wide variety of quality art with prices set to suit all MarketWire

TransUnion Holding Company, Inc. Announces Consent Solicitation for 9.625%/10.375% Senior PIK Toggle Notes Due 2018
TransUnion Holding Company, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that it is soliciting consents from holders of its outstanding 9.625%/10.375% Senior PIK Toggle Notes due 2018 (CUSIP No MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Rolls Out New FortiOS 5.0 Operating System for Enabling More Security, Control and Intelligence to Fight Advanced Threats and Secure BYOD Environments
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced FortiOS 5.0, the world's most advanced security operating system that is the foundation for all Fortinet FortiGate integrated security platforms MarketWire

Fortinet Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) MarketWire

Lam Research Corporation to Host Analyst and Investor Meeting
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX) today announced it will host an analyst and investor meeting on Thursday, November 8, 2012, starting at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time at the Silicon Valley Marriott in Fremont, California. This meeting will serve as a general update for analysts and investors on Lam's strategy and operations and is expected to last until noon MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Unveils Second Generation FortiASIC-SoC2
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today introduced its second generation FortiASIC-SoC2, which is expected to provide groundbreaking hardware-accelerated network security performance for FortiGate appliances MarketWire

Warner Music Group to Host Prospective Lenders' Meeting
Warner Music Group Corp. ("Warner Music Group") today announced its intention to host a prospective lenders' meeting on October 17, 2012 to discuss a potential senior secured bank financing transaction. MarketWire

WGI Holdings, Inc.'s Subsidiary, MyBitCloud, Plans to Use NetApp for Enterprise Level Storage Area Network
WGI Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WGIH) -- MyBitCloud announced today that it plans to use NetApp for Enterprise level Storage Area Network. MarketWire

Theravance to Report Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results on October 30, 2012
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today that it will release financial results for the period ended September 30, 2012 after market close on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Delivers First-of-Its Kind Ab Sculpting Game With Zumba(R) Fitness Core on Wii(TM) and Kinect for Xbox 360, in Stores Now
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today that Zumba® Fitness Core is now available on Wii™ and Kinect™ for Xbox 360® MarketWire

The Carousel Foundation and Gesa Credit Union Jointly Announce a $1 Million Presenting Partnership Agreement for The Carousel of Dreams
The Carousel Foundation and Gesa Credit Union have jointly announced today they have entered into a 12-year, $1 million presenting partnership. The Carousel of Dreams will now be referred to as The Carousel of Dreams presented by Gesa Credit Union. MarketWire

JDSU Schedules Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2013 first quarter ended September 29, 2012, on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, after the close of the market. MarketWire

Dementia Care Facility Recognized as First Tennessee Distinguished Provider
Dementia Care Specialists (DCS) has recognized Provision Living at Hermitage, Nashville, TN as the first facility in Tennessee to achieve the status of Distinguished Provider -- the highest credential in dementia care. MarketWire

Celebrity Loved Photographer Nadine Levin Returns to The Beverly Hills Art Show
Seasoned photographer, and a favorite among many celebrities, Nadine Levin (, makes her way back to Beverly Hills this month, as the accomplished artist was chosen for the second season in a row to showcase her collection of photographs at the Beverly Hills Art Show "Affaire In The Gardens" on October 20th and 21st MarketWire

Stonegate Bank Reports Net Income of $2.4 Million for Third Quarter 2012
Stonegate Bank (OTCBB: SGBK) reported net income of $2,426,000 or 29.4 cents per share in the third quarter of 2012, as compared to net income of $1,560,000 or 18.9 cents per share in the third quarter of 2011. The Bank earned $6,918,000 or 83.9 cents per share for the first nine months of 2012, as compared to $8,744,000 or $1.06 per share in the first nine months of 2011. MarketWire

Technology Credit Union Provides $12 Million Commercial Real Estate Loan for California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS)
Technology Credit Union (Tech CU) and the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) announced today that CIIS has chosen Tech CU to refinance its headquarter property in San Francisco's South-of-Market district with a $12 million commercial real estate loan. With the closing of this financing, Tech CU is now the nonprofit university's primary lender. MarketWire

EADS North America Names Former Undersecretary of Defense Tina Jonas to Board of Directors
EADS North America today announced the appointment of Tina Jonas to its Board of Directors. Jonas has held a number of senior positions in both the public and private sector, having served the Department of Defense from 2004 to 2008 as Undersecretary of Defense-Chief Financial Officer and Comptroller, as well as in numerous leadership positions in the defense and aerospace industry. MarketWire

Gallaudet University Students Set to Showcase Photography at Barnes & Thornburg Event
Students from Gallaudet University's Art Department are getting a real-world opportunity to showcase their talents during a gallery reception on Thursday, Oct. 18th, hosted at the Washington, D.C. office of national law firm Barnes & Thornburg LLP. MarketWire

SourceMedia's Portfolio of Events Honoring Financial Women Grows
In the coming weeks, SourceMedia will achieve several milestones in the development of its highly regarded portfolio of events and honors for senior executive women in the financial services industry. MarketWire

Realogy Announces the Closing of Its Initial Public Offering
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) (the "Company") announced today the closing of its previously announced initial public offering of 46,000,000 shares of its common stock, at a price to the public of $27.00 per share, which included 6,000,000 shares of common stock issued upon the exercise in full of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares MarketWire

New Mobile Roulette, Blackjack and Slots for Apple iPad and iPhone Launched on
Leading real money online games site has launched Multihand Blackjack, Roulette and several popular slot games on the iPad and iPhone. MarketWire

Woodward Schedules Investor and Analyst Conference
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) will host an Investor and Analyst Conference on November 30, 2012 in New York City. Woodward executives will present the company's strategic positioning, prospects for growth, product lines and principal target markets, as well as respond to questions. MarketWire

AeroGrow Announces Effective Date of 1-for-100 Reverse Stock Split; Will Begin Split-Adjusted Trading on October 17, 2012
AeroGrow International, Inc. (OTCQB: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® line of indoor gardening products, announced today the effectiveness of a 1-for-100 reverse split of its common stock. Shares of AeroGrow common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis on the OTCQB Marketplace at the market open on October 17, 2012. MarketWire

Steve Young Joins activePDF(R) as Channel Partner Manager
activePDF, Inc. announced today that Steve Young, formerly Channel Manager at Paragon Software Group, has joined the company as worldwide Channel Partner Manager. MarketWire

EasyMed Comments on Publication of Scientific Results of a Large-Scale Trial With the University Hospital of Geneva Concluding That the EasyMed Solution Reduced Patient Absenteeism by 27.1%
EasyMed Services Inc. (CNSX: EZM)(OTCBB: EMYSF)(MUN: EY6) ("EasyMed" or the "Company") reports the publication by the University Hospital of Geneva (UHG) of a large-scale study performed by the Division of Primary Care Medicine using EasyMed's technology. MarketWire

Battelle Wins Three US DOT Contracts Worth as Much as $115M
Battelle has won three indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts to support the United States Department of Transportation's (DOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for potentially the next five years. The contracts have a ceiling value of more than $115 million during that time MarketWire

What a Trip It's Been for Legendary Saxophonist Bill Trujillo, Who's Played With Frank, Dino, Elvis, Tony Bennett and Peggy Lee, and Now Takes Center Stage on 'Vegas,' a Jazz-Driven Homage to His Longtime Home Set for Release October 23
A fixture for several decades in the orchestras at such legendary hotels as the Tropicana, Sands, Stardust, Dunes, Frontier, Flamingo and MGM Grand, Los Angeles native Bill Trujillo has made Las Vegas his home for 50 years while backing everyone from Frank Sinatra and his Rat Pack pals Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr. to Elvis, Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee. MarketWire

Las Vegas Artists Join Together for Music Video Featuring The Great Tomsoni, Randell & Schippers, 'Jersey Boys' Performers, Actress Joelle Righetti and Special Guests Penn & Teller
Music Avenue Records ® announces the release of the new single and music video "This Time I've Got It" featuring The Great Tomsoni & Co. and a number of other top Las Vegas artists and entertainers. The song, co-written and produced by songwriter/producer/artists Randell & Schippers, is now available on iTunes and the video on YouTube MarketWire

Event Management Website ezEvent to Showcase at Innovation Summit
ezEvent, a sub-division of TicketNetwork®, has been selected as a "2012 Company to Watch" by the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC). The company will showcase its product at the 2012 Innovation Summit scheduled November 1, 2012 at the Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale University. ezEvent was selected from more than 100 start-ups and will contend for five awards as part of the day's program. MarketWire

At 2012 Ocean's MTS/IEEE Conference, PNI Sensor Introduces Heading Sensor for Seismic Streamers Under $1000
PNI Sensor, the well-established, U.S.-based manufacturer of geomagnetic components and heading sensors, today introduced their SeaTRAX magneto-inductive heading sensor. SeaTRAX meets all stringent streamer specifications at a price well under the $1000 barrier. MarketWire

Non-Profit Organizations Earn More Than $1 Million Through Sale of Arizona Lottery Pull-Tab Games
The Arizona Lottery is pleased to announce that non-profit organizations currently selling its instant pull-tab games have earned more than $1 million in commissions, which help fund the public programs and services they provide. MarketWire

Real Wall Street's Heart Beats Bright From Southern California
On November 19 -- less than two weeks following the presidential elections -- American Prosperity and Jobs, a Symposium will convene in Newport Beach at the Pacific Club. West Coast Wall Street Conference in conjunction with LDJ Capital announces the first leg of its renewed focus upon leadership, financial community, market renewal and, most importantly, education. MarketWire

CNH Announces Pricing of $750 Million Notes
CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, CNH Capital LLC, has priced a private offering of $750 million in aggregate principal amount of 3.875% notes due 2015, issued at par. The offering is expected to close on October 18, 2012. MarketWire

Viewfinity Partners With Centrify to Utilize Active Directory and Windows Group Policy for Application Control on Mac Systems
Viewfinity (www.viewfinity MarketWire

Company Behind Popular Internet Dating Sites Sued for False and Deceptive Spam Emails According to Kabateck Brown Kellner LLP
Spam recipients filed a class action lawsuit today against dating websites and for violations of California's anti-spam law. Kabateck Brown Kellner LLP, Daniel Balsam and Timothy J MarketWire

Measure B Would Affect Only 280 Adult Performers in Los Angeles County in Colossal Waste of Taxpayer Dollars, According to the No on Government Waste Committee
A detailed analysis of the adult entertainment industry's medical testing database reveals only 280 performers live and work year-round in Los Angeles County and make up the bulk of scenes shot and subject to the provisions of Measure B, the so-called "Safer Sex" initiative on the Nov MarketWire

Jondo-USA and Bartell Drugs Launch SnapBox Framed Smartphone Photos: Delivers EZWay to Order and Create Affordable Framed Prints
Jondo-USA and Bartell Drugs announce the launch of SnapBox™ framed museum quality prints and EZWay™, the revolutionary way to create and order a personalized photo product, available at all 58 Bartell Drug locations beginning October 16 MarketWire

Ohio's 529 Plan Honored by Morningstar
For the ninth straight year, Ohio's CollegeAdvantage 529 direct plan has received high honors from Morningstar, Inc. In awarding CollegeAdvantage a Silver rating, Morningstar, a leading provider of independent investment research of 529 college savings plans, highlighted Ohio's mix of managers and investment styles as a nice variety of options for college savers at a fair price. MarketWire

How to Spread Bet Following the US Presidential Debates
The next televised Presidential debate will take place on Tuesday 16th October, just three weeks before voters hit the polls. MarketWire

Transition Networks to Present on Service Provisioning and Activation for Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Services at Ethernet Expo Americas 2012
Transition Networks Inc., the fiber networking technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), announced today that VP & General Manager Sev Sadura will be presenting on the Service Provisioning and Activation Panel for CE 2.0 Services at Light Reading's Ethernet Expo Americas Conference being held November 6-8, 2012 at the Hilton New York MarketWire

Oswego Vision, Ltd. Provides Free Eye Exams to Children in Need
Oswego Vision, Ltd. (, a provider of specialized eye care services, offered free, comprehensive eye exams to Oswego kindergarteners on October 10th in honor of National Sight Day. In partnership with a nonprofit charity established by Dallas-based Essilor of America, Essilor Vision Foundation, Oswego Vision, Ltd.'s Dr. Alan Hein and Dr MarketWire

Total Wine & More to Open First Eastern Washington Location in Spokane, Wash. on November 2
After entering the Washington state market in Bellevue in June and opening its second location in Tukwila in October, Total Wine & More will take its best-in-class service, selection and prices east of the Cascade Mountains and open its first store in Spokane on Friday, November 2 MarketWire

Top Grade Construction Acquisition by Goodfellow Bros., Inc. Promises New Growth Potential Throughout the Northwest
Top Grade Construction, Inc., a premier general engineering contractor, and Goodfellow Bros., Inc., a fourth-generation, family-owned construction firm with headquarters in Hawaii and Washington, today announced completion of an acquisition agreement under which Top Grade Construction will operate as a Goodfellow Bros. Company. With the acquisition by Goodfellow Bros MarketWire

BNP Paribas CIB Hires Jon Bass to Head Fixed Income Sales and IRM in the US
BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) today announced the appointment of Jon Bass as Head of Fixed Income Sales and Investor Relationship Manager (IRM) for the US. MarketWire

Brandywine Homes' Hampton Community in Buena Park Sells Out Within Six Months of Opening
Buyers have snapped up all 18 homes in Brandywine Homes' new Hampton community, less than six months after models opened at the end of March. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Expands Into Tops Friendly Markets
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it has recently gained authorization for Reed's and Virgil's brands in Tops Friendly Markets, a 153 store supermarket chain headquartered in Williamsville, NY. MarketWire

Vision Critical Presents Webinar on Developing Customer-Obsessed Market Research Practices
Community panel and market research technology provider Vision Critical announced a new webinar featuring Forrester Research, Inc. Analyst Roxana Strohmenger. Strohmenger and Mark Bergen, Executive Vice President of Sales at Vision Critical, will be discussing the growing need for companies to become "customer-obsessed" MarketWire

BuzzMob(TM) Secures $2 Million in Funding to Accelerate Product Development and Strategic Partnerships
BuzzMob™ (, a crowd engagement app and leader in fan technology, announced that it has secured $2 million in funding lead by Craig Cogut, founder and managing partner of Pegasus Capital Advisors. MarketWire

Glympse Goes Social -- Unveils New Version With Group Location Sharing and More
Glympse, Inc., the mobile technology company that pioneered temporary real-time location sharing, today introduced a new version of the popular mobile app with more services to make it even easier to share location with family, friends and colleagues whenever you want, and for however long you choose. MarketWire

Golden Island Introduces Six Inspired New Jerky Flavors
Golden Island Jerky Co. (Golden Island), the Southern California-based leading producer of kettle-cooked beef and flame-grilled pork jerky, today announced the launch of six new flavors of jerky, made in America and inspired by flavors from around the world. Golden Island's newest flavors include: MarketWire

Catalyst and Index Engines Partner to Deliver Comprehensive Information Governance and Legacy Content Management Solutions
Catalyst Repository Systems, Inc MarketWire

Rockford Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results and Announces Changes to Board of Directors
Rockford Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ROFO) today announced financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2012 and changes in the membership of its Board of Directors. MarketWire

New Report From C3 Metrics Examines "Viewable Conversions: The Missing Link In Viewable Impressions"
C3 Metrics today announced the release of "Viewable Conversions: The Missing Link In Viewable Impressions," a comprehensive market analysis of the current state of ad viewability, technology and proposed industry standards that are addressing the issues, and a look at the future question: Viewable Conversions™. MarketWire

Crystal Research Associates to Sponsor 6th Annual OneMedForum
Crystal Research Associates, LLC, an independent equity research firm, announced today a partnership with OneMedPlace to broaden services and provide additional visibility to research clients via the integrated OneMedPlace platform. The first integration will be the 6th Annual OneMedForum, taking place January 7-9, 2013, at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco MarketWire

New SnapBox Framed Prints Transform Smartphone Photos Into High-Quality Framed Artwork for Home, Office or Gifts
Jondo-USA, the market leader in high-quality personalized photo and décor products, today launched its new SnapBox™ ( family of framed prints and its EZWay™ software platform, making it easy and affordable for consumers to create and order high-quality framed prints instantly from their smartphone and digital camera photos MarketWire

MapR Technologies to Share Insights on Unlocking Data's Value to Improve Decision Making at Strata + Hadoop World 2012
MapR Technologies, Inc., the technology leader for Hadoop, today announced that CEO John Schroeder will present a keynote entitled: "Hadoop: Thinking Big" at the upcoming O'Reilly Strata Conference + Hadoop World 2012 taking place on October 23 - 25, 2012 in New York City. Mr. Schroeder's presentation will focus on using Hadoop as a powerful platform across a range of analytics and use cases MarketWire

The Biggest Little Law Firm(R) Van Osdol & Magruder Named Super Lawyers Top Medium Size Business Law Firm for 2012
Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine announced that Van Osdol & Magruder, P.C., was recently chosen as the top medium size business law firm in Missouri, for the 2012 Super Lawyers Business Edition publication. MarketWire

EDF EN Canada Commissions the 80 MW Saint-Robert-Bellarmin Wind Project
EDF EN Canada Inc., a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, announces the commercial operation of its first wind project in Quebec -- Saint-Robert-Bellarmin Wind Project. MarketWire

RMG Networks Announces Growth of Executive Leadership Team
RMG Networks, the leader in travel media, announced today that Paul Shyposh has joined the Company as Executive Vice President of National Advertising Sales. MarketWire

Compliance Systems, Inc. Partners With eSignSystems
Compliance Systems, Inc. (CSi) and eSignSystems, a division of Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX), today announced a partnership that will provide CSi's thousands of financial services clients with eSigning, eDelivery and eVaulting capabilities directly from CSi's IntelleDoc solution. MarketWire

FP Mailing to Hold Public Breast Cancer Event at Addison Culver's
ADDISON, IL--(Marketwire - October 16, 2012) - FP Mailing Solutions, a provider of postage meters and mailing equipment, is taking direct action in its home community to help fight breast cancer. On Thursday, October 18, FP is partnering with Culver's Restaurant in Addison, IL to raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). MarketWire

Fuel Savings Abound, Trucks Drive the Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Components Markets in U.S. & China: SBI
Large fuel savings and investment in Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) refueling stations are the principal developments driving the market for natural gas vehicle components, specifically those for semis and other trucks, in the U.S. and China MarketWire

African countries may harm own economies

GreenBytes Chairman Steve O'Donnell to Speak at IP Expo
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of cloud-scale IO-offload solutions that enable organizations to meet VDI performance requirements using their existing architecture, today announced that Chairman Steve O'Donnell will be a featured speaker at IP Expo in London MarketWire

TransUnion Encourages Fans to Check Their Credit Report and Scores This Football Season
Fall is for football and football's all about playing both offense and defense for the entire game. So is managing your overall credit. Go on the offensive and get a better understanding of your credit history and score and how it can help you qualify for the best interest rates on mortgages, auto loans, credit cards and more MarketWire

Anadarko Schedules Third-Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call for October 30
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) MarketWire

Diamond Multimedia Ships DV100 USB 3.0/2.0 Multi-Monitor Adapter Line and WPCTVPRO
Diamond Multimedia, a leading manufacturer of Radeon Gaming graphics cards, Best Seller of the BVU195 USB DisplayLink enabled graphic device for PC and Mac and other popular multimedia products, introduced today a new addition to the DV (Dual View) line of products, allowing users to add multiple monitors for increased productivity and flexibility. MarketWire

Northwest Indiana Farm to Be Offered in November 17 Auction
A 500-acre farm in the Wheatfield area in northwestern Indiana will be offered at auction Saturday, Nov. 17, with Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company managing the sale. MarketWire

Outsell Invited to Speak at DrivingSales Executive Summit 2012
Outsell (, a digital marketing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that is transforming the way brands engage with consumers, announced today that it has been invited to speak on the topic, "Big Data and Analytics: How can they help you be more relevant to your customers and drive significant profits?" at the DrivingSales Executive Summit (DSES) 2012 MarketWire

Social Justice, Equality and Activism Through Art Are Focus of Academic Symposium Oct. 26 - 27 at Montserrat College of Art
Montserrat College of Art -- -- will host a major two-day academic symposium on Agents of Change: Art and Activism, featuring a keynote speech and workshops by the anonymous, feminist-activist collective Guerrilla Girls, Friday Oct. 26, Saturday Oct. 27 in and around the Montserrat Campus, 23 Essex Street, Beverly, MA. MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: New Technology Makes Roads Safer and Increases Compliance Among Truckers
A news conference and demonstration presenting two cutting-edge technologies that will electronically screen all trucks for compliance with state and federal safety, driver credential and weight requirements on I-70 in Indiana, Ohio and Illinois is set for Oct. 19 in Richmond, Ind MarketWire

Blackhawk Network Executive Honored With Silver Stevie(R) by the International Business Awards
Blackhawk Network, a leading provider of prepaid and financial payments products for consumers and businesses, announced its President of International, Dan Dmochowski, was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year, Financial Services category in the Ninth Annual International Business Awards. MarketWire

Space Systems/Loral-Built Satellite for Echostar Delivered to Baikonur Launch Base
Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ: LORL), the world's leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that the EchoStar XVI satellite, designed and built for EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), has arrived at the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan, where it is scheduled to be launched aboard a Proton Breeze M vehicle provided by International Launch Services (ILS). MarketWire

VPG Releases New FRST Wraparound Chip Resistors for High-Temperature Applications to +200 Deg. C Featuring Stability Under Load of 0.02% and 0.015% Through 85% RH at 85 Deg. C
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its Vishay Foil Resistors brand (VFR) has released a new series of ultra-high-precision Bulk Metal® Z1-Foil wraparound, surface-mount chip resistors for high-temperature applications up to +200 degrees C. The FRST devices provide a high-temperature load-life stability of 0 MarketWire

PayChoice Launches Mobile Version of ENCORE
PayChoice, a leader in the payroll and payroll software market, today announced the release of a mobile version of ENCORE, the company's cloud-based payroll and HR Software as a Service (SaaS) suite MarketWire

Sonnenblick-Eichner Company Arranges $17,150,000 of First Mortgage Financing for aloft Austin, Austin, Texas
Sonnenblick-Eichner Company announced today that it has arranged $17,150,000 of first mortgage financing for the aloft Austin, a 140-room 6-story hotel, located in Austin, Texas MarketWire

Carbon Design Systems Opens Office in Austin for Strategic Presence in High-Growth Region
Carbon Design Systems™ Inc. (, the leading supplier of virtual platform and secure model solutions, today announced it has opened an office in Austin, Texas, and named Brad Perdue to run it. MarketWire

There's No Place Like Home for Pets
(Family Features) For cat parents, feline companions are a major part of the family. While outdoor cats are susceptible to wandering far from home, even indoor cats may find the outdoors alluring and can quickly sneak right past their owners via an open door or window. MarketWire

InGear PR Clients Win Big at CEDIA EXPO and WFX 2012
InGear PR, a full-service public relations agency focused on the professional A/V, custom installation, and consumer electronics markets, today announced that its clients Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), Pro Control, Panamax, Atlona®, and Haivision have been recognized with awards at CEDIA EXPO and WFX 2012 MarketWire

Centre Properties Completes Loan Renegotiation
Indianapolis-based Centre Properties and C-III Capital Partners have completed the renegotiation of Centre's CMBS loan on a package of five multi-tenant retail centers. The centers, which total 934,000 square feet, are located in the greater Indianapolis area. MarketWire

Update: Avaya Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile Unified Communications and Collaboration
A holistic solution, mirroring desktop experience, support for BYOD, integration and multivendor environments among key criteria for measurement Avaya today announced that industry analyst firm, IDC, named Avaya a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile Unified Communications (UC) and Collaboration MarketWire

Bernardi Auto Group Taps Netwatch USA for Proactive Security Solution
Netwatch USA, a full-service remote visual surveillance company, today announced members of the Bernardi Auto Group as its newest U.S. customers MarketWire

Investor News Source Announces National Partnership and Concludes Long Term Representation Agreement With American Community Development Group, Inc.
American Community Development Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ACYD) MarketWire

DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) Announces Acquisition of Hawaii Commercial Renewable Energy Projects From Avatar Solar
DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) ("DayStar") ("the Company") announced the purchase of solar projects from Avatar Solar of Simi Valley, California. DayStar's acquisition is a first step and it's for the Avatar Solar's Hawaiian-based projects. This is a cash and equity deal that prices DayStar's common equity at $2.00 per share. Total purchase price was $850,000.00 MarketWire

Fleischmann's(R) Simply Homemade(R) and Soleil Moon Frye Partner to Bring Fresh-Baked Bread to Your Table in Less Than an Hour
Fleischmann's® yeast, the most trusted brand of yeast for more than 140 years, is launching the latest innovation in the baking aisle: Fleischmann's® Simply Homemade® No Knead Bread Mix. A new yeast bread mix that is ready in less than an hour, Simply Homemade® allows home bakers to prepare freshly baked bread in three easy steps -- just stir, rise and bake. MarketWire

AnywhereCommerce Granted 2 Patents for Mobile Payments
AnywhereCommerce has been granted 2 additional patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office covering mobile payments using a dongle in conjunction with a mobile handset, PDA, tablet and all other mobile devices. MarketWire

se2 Named to InformationWeek 500 for Second Consecutive Year
se2 has been named to the 2012 InformationWeek 500, an annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technology. This is the third time in four years se2 has made the InformationWeek 500 list. MarketWire

VirtuOz Offers Most Contextually Aware Virtual Agent Solution With Launch of the First Virtual Agent for Facebook Messages
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of IVAs for online marketing, sales, and support, today announced the availability of VirtuOz' IVAs for Facebook Messages. With this latest release, VirtuOz now offers enterprises the most contextually aware virtual agent solution that can deliver a consistent, cross-channel customer experience as consumers move from social to mobile to Web. MarketWire

Visual Magnetics Introduces Digital Veneers(TM) Collection

Oil and Gas Partner Merrick White Joins King & Spalding in Singapore
King & Spalding has recruited Merrick White, one of the most well-regarded oil and gas lawyers in Asia, as a partner in its energy practice. White joins King & Spalding from Clifford Chance, where he was a partner. White will be based in King & Spalding's Singapore office. MarketWire

ETM Launches New Website
ETM -- developer of Wings Plus for statutory financial reporting, UPExchange for managing unclaimed property reports, and UPExpress for online unclaimed property reporting and remittance -- has launched a new website to simplify the presentation of and access to its offerings. MarketWire

American Seniors Association Announces New Chief Financial Officer Jim Shields
American Seniors Association Holding Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMSA) today announced the appointment of Jim Shields as ASA's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Shields brings more than 24 years of financial experience to his new role. MarketWire

OPTIMIZERx Announces Participation Within DrFirst Patient Advisor, a Medication Adherence Solution for Physicians
OPTIMIZERx Corp. (OTCBB: OPRX) DrFirst, the nation's leading e-prescribing and solutions platform provider, announced today the launch of Patient Advisorsm, a medication adherence solution that works within DrFirst's Rcopia e-prescribing platform, or any EMR or HIT solution MarketWire

Zephyr's HxM(TM) Smart Proves Disruptive to Fitness Industry
Zephyr Technology Corporation announces HxM™ Smart, a new and disruptive heart rate monitor platform to its consumer products portfolio. HxM™ Smart was developed from the ground up, taking advantage of the latest Bluetooth™ Smart (Bluetooth™ Low Energy) communication MarketWire

Roadblocks Prevent Mobile App Users From Completing Tasks
Checking on account balances and viewing transaction histories are the most common tasks customers perform in financial mobile apps, according to a study from Virtual Hold Technology® (VHT®), a world leader in conversation strategies that bridge the gap between customers using self-service portals and the people who can help MarketWire

Enterprise Security Expert Steve Coplan Joins Vaultive
Vaultive, a provider of cloud data encryption solutions designed to maintain the control, security and compliance of data processed by cloud-based services, today announced that Steve Coplan has joined the company as senior director of marketing and strategy. Coplan brings over a decade of information security expertise and experience to Vaultive, both in industry analysis and product marketing MarketWire

Ulthera Launches System Upgrade to Bring Amplified Value to Customers
Ulthera, Inc. -- a global, high-growth medical device company pioneering aesthetic and medical applications using its therapeutic ultrasound platform technology -- today unveiled its new Ulthera System software upgrade, Ultherapy Amplify, which is now commercially available in the U.S. in new Systems and is currently being rolled out to existing Ulthera customers at no charge. MarketWire Ranked Among the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Utah by MountainWest Capital Network, the leading cloud provider of sales automation and analytics for inside sales professionals, announced it was ranked as the 53rd fastest growing company in Utah among the MountainWest Capital Network's (MWCN) Utah 100 Fastest Growing Companies. MarketWire

PageLock Allows Brands to Offer Exclusive Content to Social Followers
Today Splurgy announces the launch of its newest feature, PageLock™, to its self-service platform. Similar to a "Fan Gate," with PageLock brands can leverage the traffic on their websites by "locking" a page MarketWire

MarketLive Customer Website Visits & Sales Up in Q3 2012 Over Q3 2011
MarketLive, Inc., the leading provider of multichannel commerce technology and services solutions, today released its Quarterly Performance Index, Volume 20; Q3 2012. The Index clearly demonstrates that MarketLive customers enter the crucial holiday season in a prime competitive position, based on their use of MarketLive's commerce platform and best practices strategy services MarketWire

PepsiCo Chief Marketing Officer of Global Consumer Engagement Frank Cooper to Keynote at ad:tech New York 2012
ad:tech New York, the largest digital marketing show in the world, announced today that Frank Cooper, chief marketing officer, global consumer engagement at PepsiCo, will be a keynote presenter at ad:tech New York on November 7. Mr MarketWire

Zyrion CEO Selected in MSPmentor 250 Annual List
The CEO & Founder of Zyrion, Inc., the leading provider of Cloud and IT Monitoring software solutions for MSPs, was selected for the second year in a row by Nine Lives Media for their prestigious MSPmentor 250 list. MarketWire

Phil Kaufman Award Ceremony Moves to 50th DAC in Austin in June 2013
The Phil Kaufman Award for Distinguished Contributions to Electronic Design Automation (EDA) ceremony will move to the Design Automation Conference (DAC), announced sponsors EDA Consortium (EDAC) ( and IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation (CEDA) ( MarketWire

PetSmart Charities(R) and Best Friends Animal Society(R) Save Lives of 'Community Cats' in Albuquerque
In recognition of National Feral Cat Day, PetSmart Charities®, the largest funder of companion animal-welfare efforts in North America, and Best Friends Animal Society®, the flagship organization for the no-kill movement in the United States, announce the results of Albuquerque's Community Cats Project to date, a project made possible by a $700,000 grant from PetSmart Charities MarketWire

Philadelphia Financial Appoints New Chief Financial Officer James Hom
Philadelphia Financial Group, Inc., a leader in the private placement insurance market, today announced the appointment of James Hom as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to help guide the firm's continued U.S. and international growth MarketWire

The Fearless Group Hosts Scott McNealy to Discuss New Venture and Future of Digital Engagement for Enterprise and Consumers
The Fearless Group, a full-service communications agency headquartered in New York City, today announces that Scott McNealy, founder and former CEO of Sun Microsystems and founder of the new mobile and web engagement platform company, Wayin, will discuss his latest venture, as well as the future of digital engagement for enterprise and the consumer market MarketWire

Cisco Recognizes Menlo Worldwide Logistics With Excellence in Forward Logistics Award
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has received the Excellence in Forward Logistics award from Cisco. MarketWire

Compass Biotechnologies' Wholly Owned Subsidiary, 1World Direct US Inc., Announces Prepaid Debit Card With Remittance Program
Compass Biotechnologies Inc.'s (PINKSHEETS: COBI) wholly owned subsidiary 1World Direct US Inc., today announces the company will distribute a newly launched reloadable prepaid debit card. This enables non-banking consumers many of the same freedoms bank customers currently enjoy, plus the added convenience of card-to-cash remittance MarketWire

Dockwise Ltd : KPMG confirms third new build vessel to be 2011 commitment
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. ("Fairstar") on19 July 2012 through a pressrelease notified the market of its commitment regarding a third new buildvessel. MarketWire

F3 Technologies Expands Its Digital Distribution Division
F3 Technologies (PINKSHEETS: FTCH) -- FargoTube Distribution, a division of F3 Technologies, is proud to announce signing a content delivery agreement with U.K based, Danmark Digital. FargoTube's distributed content, music tracks, DVDs, eBooks and applications will be available for sale online in over 150 global retail shops and aggregators such as iTunes, YouTube, Rhapsody, Juno and more MarketWire

VoipSwitch Launches Vippie; An Advanced Free Mobile App for Unlimited Global Voice and Video Calls, and Text Messaging
Voiceserve, Inc. (OTCBB: VSRV) MarketWire

Gas Fireplace and Furnace Safety Tips from CSA Group
As days turn into night sooner, and as the weather becomes cooler with each passing day, many people start planning their gatherings with friend and family around indoor activities. To keep warm, gas furnaces and fireplaces become primary heating sources to help keep everyone nice and cozy inside MarketWire

Epicor Recognized as No. 1 Vendor of POS Software Among Top 250 Largest Specialty Soft Goods and Hard Goods Retailers by Independent Research and Advisory Firm
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced the company has again been named the leading vendor of point of sale (POS) software for both specialty soft goods retailers and hard goods retailers -- as recognized by global research and advisory firm IHL Group MarketWire

Bechtel Provides Views on State of U.S. Environmental Cleanup Work
Bechtel announced today five of its leading authorities on environmental cleanup will share their insights at the 24th Annual Weapons Complex Monitor Waste Management & Cleanup Decision Makers' Forum. The event takes place this week in Amelia Island, Florida. MarketWire

MN Viking Chris Kluwe Pursues a Debate on Marriage Amendment -- Who Will Step up?
Minnesota Viking Punter Chris Kluwe has sent out over ten letters to local politicians and proponents of the marriage amendment, asking for the opportunity for a public debate on Friday, October 19th, with local radio host Tom Barnard set as the moderator. The debate is set to take place at the Brave New Workshop who will adhere to their motto of Promiscuous Hostility, Positive Neutrality. MarketWire

Mindtree Maintains Financial Performance; Declares Interim Dividend; Appoints New Directors on the Board
Mindtree Limited (NSE: MINDTREE), a global information technology solutions company, announced its results today for the second quarter ended September 30, 2012, as approved by its Board of Directors. MarketWire

MediaTechnics Acquires Medical Services Company
MediaTechnics Corporation (PINKSHEETS: MEDT) is pleased to announce that it executed an agreement to purchase MedLaw Capital LLC. of Fountain Hills, Arizona ("MEDLAW") in exchange for restricted preferred stock on Labor Day, September 3, 2012 MarketWire

In Response to SMART Modular Technologies' Request for Reexamination, Patent Office Rejects All Claims of Second Netlist Patent
SMART Modular Technologies, Inc. ("SMART" or the "Company"), a leading independent manufacturer of memory modules and embedded flash products, today announced that in a reexamination brought by SMART, the United States Patent & Trademark Office ("USPTO") has issued an Action Closing Prosecution that rejects all claims in Netlist, Inc.'s U.S. Patent No. 7,289,386. MarketWire

The Miller Group Awards Two 2012 Scholarships to Arizona State University Students
The Miller Group announced it has awarded the fifth annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship to Brian P. Wright, an Arizona State University (ASU) student pursuing three Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance, Economics and Accounting. MarketWire

University of Glasgow Enhances Biomedical Engineering Capabilities With Purchase of a NanoInk DPN 5000 System
NanoInk's NanoFabrication Systems Division is pleased to announce that the University of Glasgow's Biomedical Engineering Research Division (part of the school of engineering) has recently purchased and installed a DPN 5000 System -- a dedicated, versatile instrument capable of patterning a variety of materials with nanoscale accuracy and precision MarketWire

The Latest La Fresh Travel Lite(TM) Wipes Designed for Lighter Travel
La Fresh Group, Inc. (, the pioneer in convenient, high-quality wet wipes, announced today the launch of Travel Lite™, a unique line of beauty and personal care wipes sold in mini 3-count packs and mini 8-count pouches. La Fresh Travel Lite™ products are small, lightweight and spill-proof, making them perfectly portable when you're on-the-go MarketWire

SEI Extends ETF Relationship With Global X Funds
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced it has extended its multi-year relationship with Global X Funds to continue to provide a fully integrated, turnkey solution to support the firm's exchange traded fund (ETF) family. The extension of the relationship is a testament to SEI's ability to support Global X's continued success. MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (GETH) Gets Top Pricing for Its Converted Tire and Plastic Oil That Can Be Sold to Any Major Oil Company
Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GETH) announced today that the tire and plastic to oil samples that were approved in May 2012 precipitated the pricing at the "Brent Crude" spot price. One oil company stated that lab result qualities of all GETH's oil samples were well within their specifications for their refinery. MarketWire

Nine of Ten Hospital Infection Control Personnel Cite Antibiotic Misuse
The inappropriate use or misuse of antibiotics was reported by 9 of 10 infection control officers and laboratory personnel in a nationwide survey of 218 hospitals. Problems cited include unnecessary antibiotic use and the use of weaker broad-spectrum agents when 'targeted,' bacteria-specific antibiotics would be more effective. The survey was commissioned by MicroPhage, Inc MarketWire

Mobile Survey: 75 Percent of Organizations Will Deploy Line-of-Business Mobile Apps; 50 Percent Will Deploy "Mission-Critical" Mobile Apps
Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in mobile device management (MDM) security and innovation, today released the results of a survey that polled 501 IT professionals on their mobile initiatives. Findings reveal that organizations are taking proactive and innovative approaches to their mobile strategies MarketWire

Graphite Corp. Information to Be Available Through S&P Capital IQ's Market Access Program
Graphite Corp. (OTCQB: GRPH) ("Graphite Corp MarketWire

Socialware Launches Social Network Listening Platform for Professional Relationships
Socialware, the leading social business solution provider for financial services, today announced a new listening platform that gives financial professionals the unprecedented ability to identify significant events in the lives of their social network connections MarketWire Embraces Innovative Skyword Technology to Scale Its Content Operations
Skyword, the leading content production platform, today announced that has selected the Skyword Content Production Platform to improve the efficiency of its content efforts and increase engagement with the 16 million car buyers who visit with the website monthly. MarketWire

Sidense Surpasses 100 Customers and Achieves Best Year Ever
Sidense Corp., a leading developer of Logic Non-Volatile Memory (LNVM) one-time programmable (OTP) memory IP cores, has announced that it has licensed its 1T-OTP memory IP to the Company's 100th customer. The company also achieved the best fiscal year ending September 30th, with the highest bookings in the Company's history MarketWire

eDJ Group Releases Ground-Breaking Report on Social Media in eDiscovery
Companies can no longer claim ignorance when it comes to managing and preserving social media content for compliance and litigation purposes. That's the premise of "Collection and Preservation of Social Media," the latest report in the "eDiscovery and the Cloud" series from eDJ Group, a leading eDiscovery analyst and consulting firm and parent company of eDiscovery Journal MarketWire

Bank of Internet Eliminates Overdraft Fees for Rewards Checking Account
Bank of Internet USA, a division of BofI Federal Bank, owned by BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), recently announced the launch of no overdraft fees on their feature-packed Rewards Checking account. MarketWire

Susan G. Komen Los Angeles Partners With GoodThreads and Viddy to Bring Breast Cancer Awareness to the Online Social Sphere
The Los Angeles affiliate of Susan G. Komen, social media video sharing company Viddy, and nonprofit custom merchandise technology company GoodThreads, have teamed up to encourage breast cancer awareness in both the online and Los Angeles communities MarketWire

PulsePoint Appoints Greg Bayer as Senior Vice President of Product
PulsePoint, a global digital technology company headquartered in New York City, today announced the appointment of Greg Bayer as senior vice president of product. In this position, Bayer oversees the company's product strategy, planning, management and delivery. An industry veteran, Bayer has held product leadership roles in digital media for more than 15 years. MarketWire

Sage Announces Grant Giveaway in Conjunction With Its Participation in the Grant Professionals Association Annual Conference
Sage North America today announced that it is giving away a $1,000 grant in conjunction with its participation in this week's Grant Professionals Association (GPA) annual conference. Two of its nonprofit executives, Bridget Brandt and Kathleen Denyer Hall, will present workshop presentations on fundraising, evaluations, and success measurement at the conference. MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics Commercial Head to Present at Digital Pharma East
Agile Therapeutics announced today that Katie MacFarlane, Pharm.D, who is responsible for the company's commercial activities, will be presenting at Digital Pharma East, taking place October 15-18 in Philadelphia. MarketWire

Epicor Wins Gold for Company Growth of the Year in 4th Annual 2012 Golden Bridge Awards
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, announced today that the company has received a prestigious gold award in the 2012 Golden Bridge Awards in the category of Company Growth of the Year MarketWire

AppDirect Acquires jBilling, World's Leading Open Source Billing Solution
AppDirect, the leading cloud service marketplace company, announced today that it has acquired jBilling, the global leader in open source billing solutions. With this strategic move, both companies will expand their reach while leveraging their global expertise in billing and marketplace solutions MarketWire

Bescover Launches New Marketing Solutions for Innkeepers, the digital marketing partner for the B&B industry, announces the launch of innovative new tools to empower innkeepers in their day-to-day marketing and do some behind the scenes heavy lifting for them to alleviate cumbersome tasks MarketWire

Sumo Logic Successfully Completes SOC 2 Examination
Sumo Logic, the next-generation log management and analytics company, today announced that it successfully completed a Type 1 Service Organization Control (SOC) examination on Aug. 24, 2012. The examination certifies that the company meets the highest standards of security, confidentiality and availability MarketWire

Communispace Expands Proprietary Emotion-Driven Research Methodologies
Communispace, a leader in building online communities that transform the way global brands listen to and understand their consumers, today expanded their emotions-focused methodological approach with Emotive Elicitation, a proprietary methodology that uses body language images to uncover subconscious consumer emotions and perceptions MarketWire Invites App Developers to Do Business With Its 25 Million Users, the leading HTML5 web-publishing platform, today announced the launch of an all new app market enabling the integration of third party applications to the Wix website builder. Wix' newly opened SDK lets app developers create and offer web apps to Wix' previously untapped user-base of more than 25 million people around the globe. MarketWire

Cyclone Power Technologies Completes Second Milestone Under U.S. Army Development Program
Cyclone Power Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it has successfully completed ahead of schedule the second major milestone under its engine development contract with the U.S. Army / Tank Command (TACOM). With this accomplishment, Cyclone has submitted and TACOM has approved for payment an invoice for approximately $250,000 MarketWire

U.S. Department of Energy Deploys Virtual Reality Training Solution From Invensys Operations Management
Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the manufacturing and infrastructure operations industries, announced that it has implemented a unique operator training simulator for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) using Invensys Operations Management's SimSci-Esscor® EYESIM® virtual reality training solution. MarketWire

KEMP Technologies Welcomes New Director of Product Research and Innovation
KEMP Technologies today announced that Bhargav Shukla has joined the company as director of product research and innovation. In this role, Bhargav will be responsible for anticipating market and technological trends and expanding the product capabilities of KEMP's LoadMaster load balancer and application delivery optimization solutions. MarketWire

Going to Prom? Make a Fashion Statement With Duck Tape(R)
Traditional prom wear is so last season. Be totally on-trend and showcase your serious design skills by creating an original prom night look that will really "stick" with you MarketWire

ecoSolutions Intl Announces Infusion of New Capital From Brady Brim-DeForest for a 49% Stake in the Company
ecoSolutions Intl (PINKSHEETS: ECOI) announced today that it has reached agreement with private investor, Brady Brim-DeForest, who will provide ecoSolutions with an infusion of new capital in exchange for a 49% stake in the company. MarketWire

Meller Sapphire Waveplates Extend IR Polarization Control
Meller Optics, Inc. has introduced custom manufactured low order waveplates made from sapphire to extend IR polarization control into the infrared for use with YAG and other IR laser systems. MarketWire

TuneUp Media Enhances Customer Acquisition and Revenues With Vindicia CashBox

Esco Tool's Website Features Pipe Beveling Tools, Pneumatic Saws and Expanded Search Capability
ESCO Tool has introduced a completely upgraded website featuring a broad line of portable welding end prep tools, pneumatic saws, and accessories for machining and cutting tube, pipe, pipelines, boiler tube panels and other metalworking applications. MarketWire

Pegasystems to Host Third Annual Pega Texas Conference on Oct. 26
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solutions, today announced that it will host a free educational conference that highlights innovation and best practices with legacy systems modernization on October 26, 2012 at the University of Texas at Austin MarketWire

Mud, Obstacle Enthusiasts Prepare for Savage Race
In less than one week, more than 8,000 fitness enthusiasts and their families will gather to compete in Savage Race, Tampa's most extreme mud and obstacle event. The six mile race will take place on Oct. 20 at Little Everglades Ranch in Dade City, Fla. on some of the most treacherous terrain offered by the company to date. MarketWire

Alliance Scale's Counting Scale Is Portable, Fast and Accurate
Alliance Scale, Inc. is introducing an accurate and rugged, battery operated portable electronic counting scale that has a stainless steel pan, sealed keypad, and stores 10 average part weights. Loaded with features, it includes auto-optimization which recalculates APW constantly for better parts counting accuracy. MarketWire

Spire Communications Teams With Agilex on CIO-SP3 Contracting Vehicle
Spire Communications, an integrated public relations and strategic communications firm, today announced that it is part of the Agilex team selected as one of the awardees for the Chief Information Officers -- Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Small Business government-wide acquisition contract (GWAC) MarketWire

Heat Trace 2700 Series Cable Is Self-Regulating With Low Watt Output
Heat Trace Products, LLC. manufactures and supplies a full line of self-regulating heating cables for freeze protection and process temperature maintenance that can be cut to length and terminated in the field. These cables will not overheat or burnout when overlapped. MarketWire

Semblant Expands PCB Corrosion Protection Equipment Portfolio With New Plasma Systems
Semblant Ltd. today announced it has expanded its equipment portfolio with the launch of the SPF 1000 and SPF 1500 Plasma Systems. Both systems deliver volume production capability for applying the patented Semblant Plasma Finish (SPF) and are only available from Semblant MarketWire

Avaya Recognized as Global Leader in Mobile Unified Communications and Collaboration by Industry Analyst Firm

Gridstore Closes $12.5 Million in Series A Financing Led by GGV Capital and ONSET Ventures to Address Demand for Grid-Based Scale-Out Storage
Gridstore™, the leader in next generation scale-out grid storage solutions, today announced that it has received $12.5 million in Series A financing led by GGV Capital™ and ONSET Ventures with participation from all existing investors bringing the Company's total venture funding to $15 million MarketWire

VistaGen Therapeutics Completes $3.25 Million Financing and $3.0 Million Debt Restructuring
VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: VSTA) (OTCQB: VSTA), a biotechnology company applying stem cell technology for drug rescue and novel pharmaceutical assays for predictive heart and liver toxicology and drug metabolism screening, today announced the completion of the previously announced $3.25 million financing commitment with Platinum Long Term Growth VII, LLC (Platinum) and approximately $3 MarketWire

Veritas Tutors Opens New York City Location Under Harvard Square Tutors Name
Cambridge, MA-based private tutoring company Veritas Tutors announced today the opening of its New York City subsidiary, Harvard Square Tutors, offering the greater New York City area the same expert tutoring and professional service that Veritas' clients enjoy in the Boston area. MarketWire

Mobiform Software Launches Beta Status Enterprise
Mobiform Software, Inc., (OTCQB: MOBS) (the "Company" or "Mobiform") today launched its newest product, Status Enterprise. MarketWire

Salem Communications Announces 6-State, 9-City "Battleground States Talkers' Tour"
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S MarketWire

Astute ViSX VM Storage Appliances Recognized by Leading Analyst Firm as a "Drop In" Performance Boost for Virtual Server Environments
Astute Networks™, Inc., the leading provider of performance storage for virtual machines, today announced that leading analyst firm, Storage Switzerland, has recognized the Astute ViSX G4 Flash VM storage appliance as an ideal solution for virtual server managers seeking a "drop in" performance boost for virtual server and VDI environments MarketWire

CalAmp Selected to Provide Positive Train Control (PTC) Radios for Southern California's Metrolink Commuter Rail Network
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today it has been awarded a key contract to supply wireless communications devices for an interoperable Positive Train Control (PTC) system for the Southern California Regional Rail Authority's (SCRRA) Metrolink commuter rail network MarketWire

Act-On Software Supplies SupplyFrame With the Tools to Run Successful Online Global Demand Generation Programs
Act-On Software, the world's fastest growing marketing automation company, today announced that SupplyFrame, the leading online influence channel for the global electronics industry, selected Act-On Software's marketing automation platform to run its online global demand generation programs MarketWire

How Will the Q3 Earnings Season Affect Your City Index Spread Betting Strategy?
Spread betting strategists will be keeping their eyes on the big market movers this week, as one of world's biggest investment banks, Goldman Sachs, announces their Q3 earnings. MarketWire

Mechanism of Action for GS-100 in Lymphoma Published in Blood
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (OTCQB: LJPC) (the "Company" and "La Jolla") announced today that researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered the mechanism by which the Company's lead drug candidate, GS-100, makes lymphoma cells more responsive to chemotherapy MarketWire

Inktank-Metacloud Partnership Enhances Fully Managed Private Cloud Solution With Enterprise-Class Storage
Inktank, the only company to provide enterprise-level support for the Ceph Distributed Storage System, today announced that it has partnered with Metacloud, the leading provider of OpenStack-based private cloud solutions MarketWire

Inktank Partners With Canonical
Inktank, the only company to provide enterprise-level support for the Ceph Distributed Storage System, today announced that it has partnered with Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu. Inktank is working with engineers at Canonical, as well as the Ubuntu developer community, to continually improve the integration of Ceph distributed storage into Ubuntu, with the next version of Ubuntu 12 MarketWire

Virtual Instruments Expands the Reach of Real-Time Monitoring With New High-Density SAN Performance Probe and Enhanced Support for FCoE
Virtual Instruments, the leader in Infrastructure Performance Management, today announced the new high-density VirtualWisdom SAN Performance Probe, ProbeFC8-HD, and enhanced support for Fiber Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) switches, extending the capabilities of the VirtualWisdom product family MarketWire

Digital Ally, Inc. to Host Third Quarter Conference Call on Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced digital technology products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial security applications, today announced that the Company will host an investor conference call on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 11:15 a.m MarketWire

Howard Johnson Hotels Offer Harlem Globetrotters Tickets With Two Night Stay
Happiness and fun are part of the package thanks to the latest promotion from iconic hotel brand Howard Johnson®, through which guests can receive two tickets to a Harlem Globetrotters show of their choice just by staying two consecutive nights at a participating hotel throughout the U.S. and Canada. MarketWire

Carew International Launches DPS OnDemand
Carew International, a leading provider of professional sales training and development programs, today launched its new online professional sales training and reinforcement program, DPS OnDemand™ MarketWire

Forget Sales Data: Chicisimo Shares Research on What Fashionistas Take Out of the Closet and Wear
Chicisimo, a leading social fashion community of women sharing their personal style, today announced its annual report on fashionista brand trends. The worldwide data and rankings give insight into which labels the most fashion-forward trendsetters are taking out of their closets the most. MarketWire

Gold Lasso's Joint Study With Azam Marketing Reveals Five Variables of Scaling Email Volume
Gold Lasso, a provider of sophisticated multichannel marketing software, in collaboration with Azam Marketing, one of Europe's oldest digital marketing firms, released a whitepaper today titled "The Five Variables of Scaling Email Volume MarketWire

Southern ITS International, Inc. Appointes New CEO
Southern ITS International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ALCD) announced today that Jason Bell, a veteran technology executive who was most recently President of Southern ITS Inc. Integration division in Mississippi will now add to its responsibility the position of CEO for the parent company. This division of the parent Southern ITS International, Inc MarketWire

ITRI Introduces Three New Green Technologies That Reduce Energy Bills
ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute), Taiwan's largest and one of the world's leading high-tech research and development institutions, introduces three new award-winning green technologies Light&Light™, SideLighter™ and AVA-Clamp™ to help consumers reduce energy consumption, reach grid parity and save money on energy bills. MarketWire

UNH-IOL Chooses QA Cafe CDRouter as Test Tool for Broadband Forum BBF.069 Certification Program
QA Cafe, a leader in test and analysis solutions for the telecom and data communications industry, has had its flagship CDRouter test platform selected by the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) for the performance of the Broadband Forum's BBF.069 Certification program announced this week. MarketWire

W. P. Carey Rings the NYSE Closing Bell(R)
Trevor P. Bond, President and CEO of W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) rang the New York Stock Exchange Closing Bell® on Monday, October 15, 2012 in celebration of the Company's recent conversion to a REIT. The Company began trading under the name W. P. Carey Inc. on Monday, October 1, 2012. Mr. Bond was joined by members of the Company's senior management team. MarketWire

Hard Dollar's Lasso Project Intelligence Ropes in Big Data for Big Projects
Hard Dollar, the creator and leader of project cost management (PCM) software for capital and asset-intensive industries, today announced the release of the first cloud-based project intelligence solution, Lasso Project Intelligence. Lasso Project Intelligence was created from industry demand to create a single version of the truth about performance against plan for projects MarketWire

LeadMD Announces New Enterprise Customer Wins in Q3; Services Company Helps More Large Businesses Implement Marketing Automation Programs
LeadMD, specializing in marketing automation and CRM consulting services, is seeing marketing automation move upstream with an increasing number of enterprise customers. Ricoh, MedTronic, Symantec, LimeLight, Hid Global, Century Link, Rocket Software, and Click Software are the new large customers added to LeadMD's client list in Q3 MarketWire

UNIT4 Obtains Extra Certification for Information Security in the Cloud
UNIT4 Business Software (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: UNIT4), the North American subsidiary of UNIT4, the global enterprise software provider for "Businesses Living IN Change (BLINC)™", has obtained a SSAE certification for information security and cloud management MarketWire

Paymobile(TM) Acquires EnStream's Zoompass(TM)
EnStream, the mobile-commerce joint venture created by Bell, Rogers and TELUS, today announced that its Zoompass mobile wallet solution has been acquired by Paymobile Inc., a leading financial services technology company providing program management services for a wide range of open loop prepaid and virtual card programs. MarketWire

Vanity Events Holding, Inc. Retains JLM Development
Vanity Events Holding, Inc. ("Vanity" or the "Company") (OTCBB: VAEV) announced it has retained JLM Development to lead development of its websites under its platform. MarketWire

Amerigo Reports Strong Q3-2012 Production Results: Year to Date Copper Production of 38.15 Million Pounds
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce production results for the third quarter of 2012 ("Q3-2012") from Minera Valle Central, S.A. ("MVC"), the Company's operations located near Rancagua, Chile. MVC produced 12.70 million pounds of copper and 321,788 pounds of molybdenum in Q3-2012. MarketWire

Wonder International Establishes New Program for College Graduates
Wonder International Education and Investment Group Corporation (OTCBB: WIEI) (OTCQB: WIEI) today announced the establishment of a new vocational skills program. Wonder has tested the program in the Zhejiang area with positive results. The program is designed to expand Wonder's customer base by providing vocational skills training to college graduates MarketWire

Jobscience Moves Mammoth Hospital Into Digital Recruiting
Jobscience, Inc., the leader in Social Relationship Management for HR, today announced that the Jobscience Recruiting application has transformed Mammoth Hospital's recruiting processes and enhanced the recruiting experience for candidates and managers MarketWire

IntegrIT's Wideband Acoustic Echo Canceller Now Available on Tensilica's HiFi Audio/Voice DSP
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of the AEC WB (acoustic echo cancellation, wideband) technology from IntegrIT DSP Design House, a leading supplier of DSP (digital signal processing) software solutions. The AEC WB codec has been optimized and ported to Tensilica's HiFi Audio/Voice DSP, the leading audio/voice DSP IP core MarketWire

Vineyard Networks Announces Strategic Relationship With Riverbed to Provide Powerful Layer-7 Application Identification Technology
Vineyard Networks today announced that Riverbed Technology, the performance company, has licensed Vineyard's Network Application Visibility Library (NAVL) deep packet inspection (DPI) engine, designed to provide Riverbed® customers with comprehensive application classification technology to protect critical applications while containing recreational applications. MarketWire

101 Tips to Boost Your Holiday E-Commerce Sales -- Free Webinar for Online Retailers® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS postage online and shipping software to over 400,000 customers, is pleased to announce that it is partnering with shopping cart software provider Volusion to provide a free, educational webinar for e-commerce retailers to help them maximize profitability during the busy holiday shopping season. MarketWire

Zumbox Completes PCI Audit for 2012, Confirming Its Digital Postal Mail Platform Is the Most Secure Offering in Its Class
Zumbox, powering the world's first digital postal system, has successfully completed its PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry - Data Security Standard) audit for 2012, its third consecutive year. As the only company in digital mail delivery to complete the audit, Zumbox has proven its commitment to ensuring security is a core feature of the Digital Postal Mail platform. MarketWire

Mitchell to Speak at Society of Insurance Research (SIR) Conference Addressing Data Analytics to Effectively Predict Medical Claim Severity
Mitchell ( will present at the 42nd Annual SIR Conference and Exhibit Fair in Pittsburgh, October 16, to explore the most effective ways for auto casualty and workers' comp insurers to view patterns in large casualty and collision data sets to appropriately predict medical claim costs. MarketWire

World Micro Brings Arbor Solution Franchise On-Board
Georgia-based electronics distributor, World Micro, Inc., announced today that it has signed a franchise distribution agreement with Arbor Solutions (USA), Inc., of San Jose, CA. The agreement gives World Micro the ability to promote, distribute, and market Arbor's ruggedized computer solutions worldwide MarketWire

Company Culture and Shared Values Land NetApp at #2 on the Triangle Business Journal's "Best Place to Work" List
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that it ranks #2 on the Triangle Business Journal's annual "Best Places to Work" in Research Triangle Park (RTP) list for 2012. NetApp received this honor in the Giant Companies category, which includes companies of 1,000 employees or more MarketWire

T3Media Grows Global Video Management and Licensing Business With Oracle Storage
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Sonics Licensees Shipments Surpass Two Billion Units
Sonics, Inc., the leader of system IP for cloud-scale SoCs, today announced that its licensee shipments have passed two billion units worldwide fueled by the growing demand for high-bandwidth content, like HD videos, music and games, found on connected devices, like smartphones, tablets and notebooks. MarketWire

Stillwater Mining Company Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call and Webcast
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) (TSX: SWC.U) will release its third quarter 2012 financial results before the United States financial markets open on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss results the same day at approximately 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

Shadow Financial Systems Celebrates 15th Anniversary
Shadow Financial Systems started in 1997 as an idea. Fifteen years later, the company has established itself as the mid and back-office leader in real-time reconciliation, clearance, settlement, treasury and accounting solutions for both buy-side and sell-side firms. MarketWire

GenOn Energy Announces Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Call
You are invited to listen to a webcast of GenOn's (NYSE: GEN) Third Quarter 2012 earnings call that will be broadcast live on the Internet at 10:00 a.m. Eastern on Friday, November 9, 2012. MarketWire

Transcepta Signs Multi-Year Contracts With Industry-Leading Organizations in the US and Overseas
Transcepta, the world's fastest growing global procure-to-pay (P2P) network, continues to outdistance the competition further solidifying itself as the choice of industry-leading organizations seeking to automate their Accounts Payable and Procurement processes MarketWire

BroadSoft Introduces Call Center Xpress
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced Call Center Xpress -- a bundled call center solution that enables telecommunications service providers to deliver a feature-rich, end-to-end and fully scalable hosted call center solution to enterprise customers. MarketWire

Ideal Power Converters and NREL Achieve Breakthrough Vehicle to Grid Demonstration
Ideal Power Converters (IPC), a developer of disruptive power converter solutions, is pleased to announce that the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has successfully demonstrated vehicle to grid (V2G) capabilities using IPC's bi-directional Battery Converter. MarketWire

Green Hills Software Adds AUTOSAR Support to INTEGRITY RTOS
SAE Convergence 2012, Booth #416 - Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announces the availability of a compliant AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture) Application Programming Interface (API) for its industry-leading INTEGRITY® real-time operating system (RTOS). MarketWire

ON24 Integrates Oracle Coherence With Oracle WebLogic Server for Improved System Performance and Customer Experience
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

ViridiSTOR Supports The Luxury Review in Los Angeles With Presenter(TM) Software Application & USB Duplication Services
ViridiSTOR LLC announced that its Green Box solution was used at the The Luxury Review event on October 3, 2012 at the Petersen Museum in Los Angeles. The ViridiSTOR USB was provided to eliminate paper handouts to the press and invited guests, while delivering content from the over 35 premier exhibitors at the event. MarketWire

Sabre Holdings Deploys Oracle Data Integrator and Oracle GoldenGate to Support Rapid Customer Growth
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

TSMC Selects Cadence Virtuoso and Encounter Platforms for Its 20nm Design Infrastructure, Spanning Custom/Analog, Digital and Mixed-Signal Design
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, announced today that TSMC has selected Cadence® solutions for its 20-nanometer design infrastructure. The solutions cover the Virtuoso® custom/analog and Encounter® RTL-to-signoff platforms. MarketWire

Ben E. Keith Foods Selects Digital Lumens LED System to Illuminate Cold Storage Areas in New Texas Distribution Center
Digital Lumens today announced that Ben E. Keith Foods, the eighth largest institutional foodservice distributor in the nation, has deployed the Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting System in the cold storage areas of its new 475,000-square-foot distribution center in Missouri City, Texas MarketWire

Connotate and Luminoso Partner to Deliver Seamless Solutions for Web-Based Market Research and Customer Sentiment Analysis
Connotate, the leading provider of solutions that help organizations automate data collection from the Web, today announced it is partnering with Luminoso, a provider of advanced analytics and a spin-out of the MIT Media Labs, to deliver powerful new capabilities leveraging Web data to support Voice of the Customer analysis, market research and product development across many industries. MarketWire

Gehry Technologies Announces Availability of GTeam
The Center for Architecture - Gehry Technologies (GT), a global leader in developing and applying technology to the building industry, today announced the general availability of GTeam™, a cloud-based 2D and 3D file management and project collaboration platform purpose-built for AEC professionals and building owners MarketWire

Green Hills Software Offers Field-Proven HTML5 Web Solutions Through Partnership With Obigo
SAE Convergence 2012, Booth #416 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced that it is partnering with Obigo, a leading HTML5 Platform Solution Company with business areas in Automotive, IPTV and Mobile SW solutions, Web applications and services MarketWire

TECHNICOLOR and Astro reinforce their cooperation
Technicolor (EURONEXTPARIS: TCH) todayannounced that it has extended its contract with Astro, Malaysia'sleadingintegrated cross-media group. Further to the delivery of a firstbatch ofMediaPlay High-Definition (HD) MPEG-4 set-top boxes over 2010-2011,Astro hasgranted Technicolor additional contract for the same platform to bedelivered inthe coming months. MarketWire

Milestone Scientific Announces Partnership Agreement With the University of Florida
Milestone Scientific Inc. (OTCQB: MLSS), the recognized leader in advanced, computer-controlled injection technologies, today announced that it has entered into an educational partnership with the University of Florida College of Dentistry, whereby Milestone will supply its STA Single Tooth Anesthesia System® (STA System) for use by the university faculty to train students MarketWire

Home-Based Franchises Like Kitchen Solvers on the Rise
The recent recession took a toll on pocketbooks and zapped small business bank lending, but it didn't diminish America's entrepreneurial spirit. MarketWire

Florida Braces for BBQ New Orleans Revolution, Starting Next Month
Construction is underway at the first of 26 planned VooDoo BBQ & Grill locations in Florida. Already, the planned late November opening is creating plenty of buzz in the Sunshine State. MarketWire

CNH Announces $500 Million Notes Offering
CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH) today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, CNH Capital LLC, plans to offer approximately $500 million of notes due in 2015. The notes will be guaranteed by CNH Capital America LLC and New Holland Credit Company, LLC, each a wholly owned subsidiary of CNH Capital LLC. CNH Capital LLC is the North American arm of CNH's global financial services business. MarketWire

Media Advisory: The Coalition 12 of Entrepreneurial Leaders To Assist in Billion Dollar Business Support to Windsor/Essex County!
The Downtown Windsor Business Accelerator will be hosting an international media event on Friday October 19, 2012, at 10:00am on location to unveil the Coalition 12 and make an announcement in regards to significant support coming to Windsor/Essex County's business community MarketWire

ATDynamics Receives 2012 Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award
ATDynamics, the leading global supplier of tractor-trailer rear-drag aerodynamics technology, today announced that the company has been awarded the prestigious 2012 Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award in the Transportation category for its patented and market-proven TrailerTail® line of rear-drag aerodynamic technologies MarketWire

Krux Releases Breakthrough Open Source JavaScript Tag Serving Solution
Krux, the technology leader in cloud-based consumer data management solutions, has publicly released Krux PostScribe, an open source solution to one of the most enduring problems on the web: how to make web pages faster. Krux PostScribe represents a revolutionary approach to 'async document.write,' overcoming web performance challenges inherent to document MarketWire

Emerald Oil, Inc. to Present at Canaccord Genuity Conference
Voyager Oil & Gas, Inc. (doing business under the assumed business name of Emerald Oil, Inc.) ("Emerald" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: EOX) announces that its Director and President, McAndrew Rudisill, will present at the Canaccord Genuity Global Resource Conference in Miami, Florida. The presentation will begin at 11:00am Eastern Time on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 MarketWire

AHS Announces Speakers for Helicopter Military Operations and Technology (HELMOT) Conference
The American Helicopter Society (AHS) International's Executive Director Michael J. Hirschberg announced the speaker line-up for its 15th Annual Helicopter Military Operations and Technology (HELMOT) Conference, to take place 30 October through 1 November 2012. "Vertical Lift Technology: Mission Performance Now -- Flexibility for the Future" is the theme for the 2 1/2-day conference MarketWire

NCSBN Launches National Nursing Database
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®),, has launched the National Nursing Database (NND), the first comprehensive source of nursing licensure and disciplinary statistics for the U.S. and the territories of American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands. MarketWire

MFI-Miami Calls on Oakland County Clerk Candidate Lisa Brown to Denounce Alleged Doc Fraud Surrounding Her Brother's Foreclosure Mill
On October 15, 2012, Steve Dibert, President of MFI-Miami, an internationally recognized leader in investigating mortgage fraud and mortgage backed securities fraud called on State Representative Lisa Brown (D-West Bloomfield) a current candidate for Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds to denounce what appears to be robo-signing and notary fraud involving her brother, Randall S MarketWire

intiGrow Announces Partnership With Hitachi ID Systems
intiGrow, an information technology consulting firm with world headquarters in Atlanta, GA, has entered into a partnership with Hitachi ID Systems. intiGrow is a provider of consulting services and software for IT security. Hitachi ID, based in Calgary, AB, is a developer of automated user access and governance software. MarketWire

PFU Imaging Solutions Adds Arabic-Language Support to Fujitsu Workgroup Scanners
Arabic-language support roll-out begins Support starts in first quarter 2013 with Z-Generation document scanners More Fujitsu scanners to be added throughout 2013 PFU Imaging Solutions, a Fujitsu subsidiary, will introduce Arabic-language support throughout 2013 starting with its range of market leading workgroup scanners MarketWire

Learning House Publishes Report on Developing Online Faculty at Higher Education Institutions
Online students are playing a significant role in higher education, with 13.5 percent of college students enrolled in a fully online degree program. But according to a new report, Best Practices in Online Faculty Development, teaching online poses different challenges than face-to-face instruction. MarketWire

Cobra Hits the Road to Showcase Award-Winning Gadgets for the Holidays at gdgt Live Boston
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced its sponsorship and plans for the gdgt Live Boston consumer electronics showcase, which takes place tomorrow, October 17th, at the Bijou Nightclub, 51 Stuart Street, from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. The event is free of charge and open to the public MarketWire

GBI Connects the Red Sea to Milan With Advanced 100G Technology From Xtera
Gulf Bridge International (GBI), the Middle East's first carrier neutral regional network, and Xtera Communications Inc. (Xtera), a leading global provider of optical networking solutions, announced the full 100G connectivity between Zafarana cable landing station in Egypt on the Red Sea and Milan Point-of-Presence (PoP) in Italy MarketWire

Intelligent Communication Enterprise Enters Into an Agreement of Securities Exchange With One Horizon Group
Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corporation (OTCQB: ICMC) (ICE Corp) announced today that it has entered into an Agreement of Securities Exchange with UK based One Horizon Group Plc. The deal values One Horizon Group, the provider of leading edge, patent-pending optimized, mobile Voice over IP (VoIP) technology to tier 1 and tier 2 mobile network operators, at US$196 million. MarketWire

Enviva Breaks Ground on Virginia Fuel Pellet Mill, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Enviva LP (Bethesda, Maryland) has begun turning dirt and performing underground work on a new fuel pellet mill in Franklin, Virginia. The company is down to a short list of general contractors to install the production equipment for the estimated $75 million project. Enviva expects to decide who it will go with next month. MarketWire

Emergency Medical Associates to Provide Emergency Department Management Services to Newton Medical Center
Emergency Medical Associates was selected by Newton Medical Center, a member of Atlantic Health System, to provide emergency care services. Emergency Medical Associates began staffing the emergency department June 1. MarketWire

Seabridge's Walsh Lake Discovery Delivers More High-Grade Gold Intercepts
Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA)(NYSE: SA) reported today that assay results from the next eight holes drilled on the Walsh Lake target at its 100%-owned Courageous Lake Project in Canada's Northwest Territories have substantially increased the size of this high-grade discovery MarketWire

Intentional Software Forges Exclusive Partnership With Productivity Leader David Allen
Intentional Software, the company founded by former Microsoft chief architect Charles Simonyi, today announced an exclusive partnership with the David Allen Company MarketWire

Primus Taking Data Centre, Cloud and Managed Services Business to New Heights With BLACKIRON Data
Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc. (Primus Canada), a wholly owned subsidiary of PTGi (Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated) (NYSE: PTGI), today announced the launch of BLACKIRON Data, an entirely new division squarely focused on delivering the highest quality Data Centre, Cloud and Managed Services for business MarketWire

ISC8 Completes Acquisition of Key Assets of Bivio Networks
ISC8® Inc. (OTCBB: ISCI) ("ISC8" or the "Company"), a provider of intelligent cybersecurity solutions, today announced the completion of its acquisition of key assets of Bivio Networks. MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Corporation Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Dynamic Materials Corporation ("DMC") (NASDAQ: BOOM), a diversified provider of industrial products and services and the world's leading manufacturer of explosion-welded clad metal plates, will announce third quarter financial results after the stock market closes on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. MarketWire

Jenn Vickery Named Up and Coming Marketer of the Year Finalist for 2012 Tech Marketing Awards
Jenn Vickery, Director of Paid Media at Nebo, was selected as an Up and Coming Marketer of the Year finalist in the 2012 Tech Marketing Awards sponsored by the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). MarketWire

Hotline America Reviews Real Estate Agent Responsibilities
For many, a career as a real estate agent seems like it could potentially be very rewarding, and perhaps a good deal of fun. Real estate agents spend time around people, they enjoy involvement within their local community, and the good ones stand to find great success MarketWire

Demilec USA: Millions of UK Households to Cut Back on Home Heating
All across the world, citizens are looking for ways to cut energy use for a variety of reasons, including efforts to cut back on energy bills and reduce impact to the environment. While these efforts are commendable, a recent article from Home Heating Guide reveals that homeowners in the United Kingdom are preparing to forego heat this winter to stave off expensive energy costs MarketWire

Matthew Kirk of Access Financial Markets Responds to Report on Healthcare Waste
Healthcare has proven to be a major topic of conversation, and in some instances contention, in 2012, largely stemming from the Supreme Court approval of the historic Affordable Care Act, as well as the legislation's continued implementation MarketWire

Reputation Changer: Complaints Pose Enormous Threats to Businesses
Online complaints and reviews continue to play a critical role in shaping the Internet landscape, and in influencing the purchasing habits of consumers. A recent article, posted by "Lifehacker," illustrates this point, noting that, "If you shop on the Internet, chances are you check out online reviews first MarketWire

J.P. Morgan Three-Peat: No. 1 on All-America Research Team for a Third Year
J.P. Morgan leads the All-America Research Team, Institutional Investor's annual ranking of the country's best sell-side research analysts, for a third year running. Barclays holds steady in second place, followed by Bank of America Merrill Lynch in third. MarketWire

Davinci Virtual Office Solutions Recognized Among Utah's Fastest Growing Companies -- Again
Davinci Virtual, a leading provider of virtual office solutions, announced their selection as the 22nd fastest growing company in Mountain West Capital Network's Utah 100 for 2012. MarketWire

Red Eagle Mining Announces $20,000,000 Financing
Red Eagle Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: RD)(OTCQX: RDEMF) is pleased to announce a $20,000,000 financing and two strategic investors. The funds will be raised through a combination of a private placement of common shares and the sale of a 2% net smelter royalty on Red Eagle Mining's Santa Rosa gold project located in Colombia. MarketWire

Odessa Dentist on Using Porcelain Veneers for Tetracycline-Stained Teeth
Many people might not be aware that certain medications can have a significant impact on oral health. Antibiotics such as tetracycline and doxycycline, as well as antihistamines like Benadryl have been known to cause teeth discoloration, particularly for children whose teeth are still developing. There are a number of techniques available for eliminating stains caused by medications. Dr MarketWire

Project Management Software Project Insight to Attend PMI Global Congress
Project management software provider, Project Insight, will be attending the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Global Congress - North America in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Project Insight will also be showcasing the launch of version 10 MarketWire

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Celebrates National BRA Day
At his center for plastic surgery in Charleston, Dr. Ram Kalus and his team have announced they will be honoring breast cancer survivors by celebrating the National Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day. The nationwide event will be held on October 17, 2012, for which the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) has selected recording artist Jewel as the official spokesperson. Dr MarketWire

Federal Attorneys Get White Collar Client Slap on the Wrist
LibertyBell Law Group's team of federal attorneys represented one of thirty nine defendants in a white collar, fraud, drugs and violent crimes case. The federal case involved fraud, racketeering, extortion, illegal use of firearms, illegal gambling, drug trafficking, and loansharking MarketWire

The Centennial Hall of Bochum Connects Audience With Xirrus Wireless
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networking, announced today it has been selected by the Centennial Hall of Bochum to deliver high-speed, high-capacity wireless as a means of enhancing audience participation and overall experience. Built in 1902, the Centennial Hall of Bochum was a workshop and depot until 1991 MarketWire

Recordati : Acquires a Portfolio of Products in Russia
Recordati announces the signature of theagreementscovering the acquisition of all rights to five product lines on theRussian andCIS market: Alfavit, Qudesan, Vetoron, Focus and Carnitone. The valueof thetransaction, which will be funded from existing liquidity, is of RUB2.7billion. The closing of the operation, expected to take place beforeyear-end,is subject to certain conditions. MarketWire

Sama Resources Appoints Mr. Benoit La Salle as Director and Chairman of the Board
Sama Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: SME) ("Sama" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, Mr. Benoit La Salle, FCPA, FCA, has been appointed a Director of the Company and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. MarketWire

Sensors for Medicine and Science Changes Company Name to Senseonics
Sensors for Medicine and Science, Inc., a privately held medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of the first fully implantable, long-term continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system, today announced its new company name, Senseonics. MarketWire

Sigma Designs Powers LEA's New NetPlayer HD
Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ: SIGM), a leading provider of System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions for home entertainment, connectivity and control, announced their partnership with LEA®, a leader in broadband and home networking solutions MarketWire

Fox Digital Media VP Technology Joins Nimble to Lead Expanded Dev Team, Relocates to Heart of Silicon Beach
Nimble, the world's leading social relationship manager, today announced that Brandon Vallade has joined the Nimble team as Vice President of Engineering. Formerly Vice President of Technology at Fox Digital Media, Vallade will lead the expansion of the Nimble platform and its development strategy. MarketWire

AIIM Calls for Paper to Take a Day Off
AIIM, the global community of information professionals, today announced a new e-book titled, "The Paper-Free Process Revolution Handbook," is available for download at The e-book offers a checklist and practical tips for capturing data in electronic format at the onset of a business process to achieve employee productivity gains and customer speed-of-response improvements MarketWire

GlassHouse and Atlantis Computing Publish Stateless Reference Architecture With Citrix XenDesktop to Simplify and Increase Performance of Desktop Virtualization
(Citrix Synergy) -- Atlantis Computing, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced the release of the Citrix XenDesktop® and Microsoft Hyper-V Reference Architecture with Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI™ storage optimization software that was designed and tested in partnership with GlassHouse Technologies MarketWire

Ericsson introduces new broadband network gateway for connected homes

Ericsson launches stadium-optimized Wi-Fi solution
Stadium-optimized Wi-Fi access pointaddresses user density and interference challenges to deliverhigh-performancecoverage for mobile video and data apps MarketWire

ADVA Optical Networking and Corning Achieve 100G Direct Detection Across Record Distance
ADVA OpticalNetworking SE /ADVA Optical Networking and Corning Achieve 100G Direct Detection AcrossRecordDistance. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

Satellite-Based SCADA/M2M Expansion Projected by NSR
NSR's newly released SCADA/M2M via Satellite, 3rd Edition projects a healthy mix of satellite-based SCADA/M2M opportunities over the long term, albeit via a shifting mix of vertical market demand. While the market for traditional verticals is expected to grow at single-digit levels, emerging verticals are expected to grow impressively over the next decade MarketWire

Nokia Siemens Networks Selects Tail-f Systems to Enhance NetAct's Multi-Vendor Configuration Management
Tail-f Systems, the leading provider of multi-vendor configuration management and network automation software, today announced that its NCS software will be used in Nokia Siemens Networks NetAct, the vendor's network management system MarketWire

Metamarkets CEO Michael Driscoll and Lead Architect Eric Tschetter to Present at the O'Reilly Strata Conference + Hadoop World
Metamarkets, the leader in big data analytics for web-scale companies, announced today that CEO Michael Driscoll and Lead Architect Eric Tschetter will host a session at the O'Reilly Strata Conference + Hadoop World in New York, NY on October 24, 2012. The session is titled "Beyond Hadoop: Fast Ad-Hoc Queries on Big Data." MarketWire

JDSU Announces PacketPortal(TM) CONNECT
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced the introduction of PacketPortal CONNECT, a global partner program for channel partners, system integrators, and application developers that provides a community to expand PacketPortal applications used by service providers, enterprise customers and network equipment manufacturers MarketWire

AbD Serotec Licenses HuCAL Antibodies to DiaSorin for Use in Clinical Diagnostic Assays for Infectious Disease Testing
MorphoSys AG /AbD Serotec Licenses HuCAL Antibodies to DiaSorin for Use in ClinicalDiagnosticAssays for Infectious Disease Testing. Processed and transmitted by ThomsonReuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

LULU Software Launches Version 5 of Their Award-Winning Soda PDF Product Line
LULU SOFTWARE, the publisher of Soda® PDF, a portable document format (PDF) editing and creation application, today announced that they are set to release brand new versions of the products in their flagship Soda PDF line. MarketWire

Flinders University Partners With Documentary Week
Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia today announced a new 3 year partnership with Documentary Week (DocWeek), a new event taking place in Adelaide's CBD in February 2013. The announcement was made at a DocWeek Media briefing at its Adelaide Studio offices MarketWire

The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) Announces Launch of the State Education Policy Center
The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA), the principal non-profit membership association representing U.S. state and territorial educational technology leaders, announced today the launch of the State Education Policy Center (SEPC). The SEPC -- available online at http://sepc.setda MarketWire

PTGi Senior Vice President Richard Ramlall Wins Gold Stevie(R) Award in 2012 International Business Awards(SM)

Core Mobile Networks Announces 'SmartCaller ID' for Investment Bankers
Core Mobile Networks, a provider of innovative enterprise mobility solutions, announced that Bridgepoint Merchant Banking has selected Corey to increase the speed of execution of deals by investment bankers MarketWire

Redefining Local: Even Smaller Farms Benefit by Selling at Auction
For years, a lot of small farms were bought and sold locally, often as not to a neighbor who said, "When you're ready to retire, I want to buy your land MarketWire

Provident Bank New York Expands Commercial Banking Team in New Jersey
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), announced it hired Lorenzo Damiano to join their newest Commercial Banking team in New Jersey led by Peter Dawson. This team operates out of the Paramus office under the PBNY Bank (a division of Provident Bank, New York) MarketWire

A Little Homework Goes a Long Way - Research & Analysis on Computer Sciences Corporation and Infosys Limited
Moments ago, introduced new coverage of Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC) and Infosys Limited (NASDAQ: INFY). Full outlook, analysis and consensus opinion is available to readers via the links below. MarketWire

Americas Petrogas Spuds Second Vaca Muerta Shale Well on Los Toldos II in Neuquen Basin, Argentina
Americas Petrogas (TSX VENTURE: BOE) ("Americas Petrogas" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on a second unconventional, shale exploration well on Los Toldos II block (38,400 gross acres or 155 square kilometers or 60 sections) located in the Neuquen Basin of Argentina. This second well on Los Toldos II block, Agua de Afuera (ADA MarketWire

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Announces That UPCIC Has Written Its First Homeowners Insurance Policies in Maryland
Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. (Company) (NYSE MKT: UVE), a vertically integrated insurance holding company, announced that its subsidiary, Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company (UPCIC), has written its first homeowners insurance policies in Maryland. MarketWire

FRO - Termination of charter-in contract of OBO carrier
Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline" or the"Company") has agreed with Ship FinanceInternational Limited ("Ship Finance") to terminate the long term charterpartyfor the OBO carrier Front Driver and Ship Finance has simultaneously soldthevessel. The charter party is expected to terminate in late November 2012.Frontline will make a compensation payment to Ship Finance of approximately$0 MarketWire

Oil-Dri Board of Directors Declares Dividends
The Board of Directors of Oil-Dri Corporation of America (NYSE: ODC) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.18 per share of Common Stock and $0.135 per share of Class B Stock. MarketWire

Algae Biodiesel Company World Health Energy Holdings, Inc. Announces New Water Purification Test Results Geared for 300 Billion Dollar Market
World Health Energy Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WHEN), a public holding company developing joint venture partnerships for algae production for biodiesel and commercial fish food, announced today the results of 3 water desalination & water purification tests. MarketWire

Thomson Reuters Provides Intellectual Property Professionals with Industry's Most Comprehensive Patent Prior Art Research Solution
IP Solutions Customer Conference showcases new scientific literature in Thomson Innovation - meets 85 percent of WIPO's minimum documentation requirement for non-patent prior art GlobeNewswire

Pamela Boumeester nominated for Ziggo Supervisory Board
Pamela Boumeester nominated for Ziggo Supervisory BoardUtrecht, October 16, 2012 GlobeNewswire

I. M. Skaugen SE 3Q Result 2012
The I.M. Skaugen Group (IMSK) achieved a negative pre-tax result for 3Q 2012 of USD6.3 mill, down from a loss of USD5.1 mill in 2Q 2012. EBITDA decreased to USD5.5 mill for 3Q 2012 compared to USD6.6 mill in 2Q2012. GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Resignation of Board Member
Board member Harri Takanen has resigned from the Board of Directors of Kitron ASA. GlobeNewswire

Fairstar Heavy Transport NV: KPMG confirms third new build vessel to be 2011 commitment
Rotterdam, 16 October 2012. GlobeNewswire

ST Innovation Brings Digital Amplifiers to the Dashboard for Better In-Car Audio, Energy Efficiency and Space Savings
Full-digital amplifier family begins with 4x135W and 4x50W systems on chip, enabling a new generation of class-D car audio products GlobeNewswire

Lindab International AB : Extraordinary General Meeting 2012
Lindab International AB (publ) held an Extraordinary General Meeting on 16 October 2012, at Grevieparken, Grevie in the municipality of Båstad, Sweden. GlobeNewswire

Kitron establish distribution centre to reduce inventory and fund growth and strategic investments
Kitron has decided to establish a distribution centre to streamline the logistics process and drive down inventory. GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil to publish its third quarter results on 25 October 2012
Neste Oil CorporationPress Release16 October 2012 at 1.35 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Alma Media to strengthen its financial position
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release October 16, 2012 at 13.00 (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Capital Markets Day 27 November - Final Agenda
Össur will host its Capital Markets Day in Copenhagen 27 November. Please note that the date has been changed from 28 November as previously announced. GlobeNewswire

Castellum AB (publ) : Continued positive development and CEO change in Castellum AB
Rental income for the period January-September 2012 amounted to SEKm 2,285 (SEKm 2,181 corresponding period previous year). Income from property management amounted to SEKm 953 (889), corresponding to SEK 5.81 (5.42) per share, an increase with 7%. The changes in value on properties amounted to SEKm 56 (436) and on interest rate derivatives to SEKm -83 (-365) GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Q3 2012 Results - Conference call
Announcement from Össur hf.No:29/2012 GlobeNewswire

ÅF to buy back company's shares
For further information: GlobeNewswire

KBC has successfully sold its treasury shares as part of the strategic plan agreed with the European Commission
Regulated information* - 16 October 2012 (10.45 a.m. CEST) KBC's strategic plan that was approved by the European Commission in November 2009 included the sale, within an agreed timeframe, of treasury shares held by KBC on its balance sheet (5,1% of a total share count of 358 million shares) GlobeNewswire

Pöyry signs a five-year assignment for rail network maintenance management in Eastern Finland
PÖYRY PLC          Press release 16 October 2012 GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom revises its outlook for 2012 net sales and operating profit
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE October 16, 2012 at 10.25 GlobeNewswire

EVRY - Interim report 3 quarter 2012
(Oslo, 16 October 2012) Presentation of EVRY`s 3rd quarter results 2012 will take place Tuesday 23 October at 08:00, and will be held at Vika Atrium, Munkedamsveien 45 in Oslo.EVRY offers webcast of the presentation at GlobeNewswire

Members of Outotec's Nomination Board

Songa Offshore SE : September fleet update
Songa Venus achieved an operating efficiency of 98% during the month. The rig continues to operate for Petronas Carigali in Malaysia. GlobeNewswire

REC's third quarter results below analyst estimates
Sandvika, October 16, 2012: Reference is made to Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) third quarter results to be reported on October 24, 2012. Subject to final review and quality assurance, preliminary consolidation of REC's third quarter results indicate a result below analyst estimates. GlobeNewswire

Eltek signs frame agreement for delivery of high efficiency power solutions to global leading datacenter operator and service provider
Eltek today announced the signing of a frame agreement for the next generation of front-end power solutions with one of the global leaders and strongest brands in the datacenter business. The contract involves the design and supply of very high efficiency power systems. GlobeNewswire

Invitation: Kemira to publish January-September 2012 results on October 24, 2012
Kemira OyjPress releaseOctober 16, 2012 at 8.00 am (CET+1) Kemira Oyj will publish its third quarter 2012 results on Wednesday, October 24 around 2.30 pm Finnish time (12.30 pm UK time).Kemira will arrange a press conference for analysts and the media starting at 3.30 pm (1.30 pm UK time) at Kemira House, Porkkalankatu 3, Helsinki GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Vacon's results briefing and teleconference
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 16 October 2012 at 1.35 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

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