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Global Income Fund Announces Self Storage Facility Acquisition
Global Income Fund, Inc. (OTCQB: GIFD) (the "Company") today announced that a subsidiary of the Company has acquired another self storage facility located in Summerville, SC. The property is a 36,600 square foot, 236 unit self storage facility on 2.5 acres located on North Gum Street MarketWire

Inc. Magazine Unveils 32nd Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies -- the Inc. 500
Inc. magazine ranked AdColony in the Top 500 of its 32nd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

Dundas Outranks Tableau & Qlikview in Wisdom of Crowds(R) Embedded BI Study
Dundas is proud to announce their top ranking within the 2013 edition of the Wisdom of Crowds ® Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study, presented by Dresner Advisory Services. In this study, Dundas placed within the top five of all embedded business intelligence vendors, confirming its place as one of the top vendors in the space. MarketWire

SFL - Invitation to Presentation of 2Q 2013 Results
Ship Finance International Limited ("ShipFinance") (NYSE: SFL) plans to release its preliminary financial resultsfor the second quarter 2013 on WednesdayAugust 28, 2013. The Company plans to host a conference call and a webcastforall shareholders and interested parties on Wednesday August 28, 2013 at10:00 AM(EST) / 4:00 PM (Central European Time) MarketWire

DataXu Tops Inc. 500 as #1 Fastest Growing Advertising & Marketing Company
In the news release, "DataXu Tops Inc. 500 as #1 Fastest Growing Advertising & Marketing Company," issued August 20, 2013 by DataXu, we are advised by the company that the sub-headline and first paragraph should read "#5 overall" rather than "#6 overall" (due to a change in Inc.'s list) as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Contract for building of a subsea/IMR vessel
Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, reached an agreement with Vard Group AS to build one subsea/IMR vessel. The steel hull of the vessel will be built by Vard yard in Tulcea, Romania and outfitting will take place at Vard Langsten in Tomrefjord. GlobeNewswire

Deep Well Elects to Participate with Andora in Demonstration Project to Produce Heavy Oil at Sawn Lake
Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: DWOG) (and its subsidiaries - "Deep Well" or "Company") is pleased to announce that it has served notice of election to participate in the SAGD Demonstration Project planned by Andora Energy Corporation, in Section 30-91-12W5 held by Andora (50%), MP West Canada (25%) and Deep Well (25%). MarketWire

Delhaize Group Announces Extension of Consent Solicitation with Respect to 8.05% Notes Due 2027 and 9.00% Debentures Due 2031

Basilea reports 2013 half-year financials with improved operating results
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. (SIX: BSLN) MarketWire

dodol Introduces 'dodol SharpAt Memo' for Easy Note Tagging and Sharing on Mobile
Fast and easy memo application for categorizing and sharing memo Full of fantastic themes dodol launched a new utility application 'dodol SharpAt Memo' on Google Play, followed by its famous android utility app dodol Launcher, dodol Pop, and dodol Phone. (Download: Numerous note taking applications exist on the market MarketWire

ToutApp Helps B2B Salespeople Close More Deals With Real-Time Sales Communications Platform
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - August 21, 2013) -  ToutApp, Inc. ( today announced the Summer 2013 edition of its innovative sales communications platform. ToutApp's market leading platform allows sales teams to process more leads and close more deals with the power of real-time engagement tracking, dynamic sales templates and smart follow-ups. MarketWire

Sprague Pest Solutions Expands Denver Service Center
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - August 21, 2013) -  To meet the needs and demands of the growing residential and commercial markets, EnviroPest by Sprague Pest Solutions has expanded and moved its Denver, Colorado service center. MarketWire

Du Battery Saver 3 Is #1 Battery Utility App in Indonesia
Du Battery Saver, a leading battery saving app for Android devices with more than 11 million users worldwide, announced two firsts -- it has become the number one battery utility app and the number one productivity app in Indonesia with more than two million Indonesian users MarketWire

Natoma Technologies Awarded 5-Year Services Contract by U.S. General Services Administration Public Building Service
Natoma Technologies, Inc. (Natoma), announced today that it has been awarded a 5-year prime contract valued up to $17.5 million by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). Under the agreement Natoma will support GSA's Public Building Service (PBS) needs related to its enterprise-wide electronic Project Management System known as ePM. MarketWire

Chicago Couple Appear on Reality TV With Desire to Break Gender and Cultural Barriers
Chicagoan couple, Desmond Huey, 26, and Sheri Winkelmann, 50, are multi-generational soul mates on a mission to break barriers and help others live life to the fullest regardless of gender, age, or heritage. They opened up about their modern relationship on TLC's "Extreme Cougar Wives", airing Wednesday, August 21 at 8:30pm CST. MarketWire

Mountain America Credit Union Recognized for Exemplary Workplace Practices
Mountain America Credit Union has been honored with the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility. The award recognizes the use of flexibility and other effective practices as workplace strategies that increase business and employee success. MarketWire

Boston Marketing and Media Services Firm Closes Kandessa Marketplace
Kandessa Digital, an inspired, sustainable consultancy, marketing and media services firm, has closed its Kandessa Marketplace concept, following the closing of its Kandessa Web+Digital publications. MarketWire Named to Inc. 5000 List for the Third Year in a Row
For the third year in a row, has been named one of Inc. 5000's fastest growing private companies in the United States ranking 4,469. reported an impressive 3-year growth of 52 percent and added 38 jobs between 2009 and 2012. The Inc. 5000 list is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy, America's independent-minded entrepreneurs. MarketWire

KIOR SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against KiOR, Inc. - KIOR
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until October 21, 2013 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against KiOR, Inc MarketWire

Cart Life Releases New Line of Products Designed to Enhance Golf Cart Driving Experience
Cart Life is a company that supplies several different types of products that are designed to accessorize and enhance the experience of driving motorized golf carts to customers in Florida and all over the world MarketWire

Core Audience Named a Strong Performer in New Report Assessing Data Management Platforms
Core Audience, the industry's first data management platform (DMP) built for brands, today announced it was named a strong performer in "The Forrester Wave™: Data Management Platforms, Q3 2013" -- the first report from Forrester Research, Inc. to evaluate current data management platform (DMP) vendors. MarketWire

Swinerton Builders Signs Contract for New Data Center in Las Vegas
Swinerton Builders, one of the nation's oldest and most trusted construction firms, has signed a contract with Telecom Real Estate Services (TRES) to build their new Block Data Center in Las Vegas. The TRES signing follows record revenue growth for Swinerton in 2012 and a significant project backlog in the critical facilities sphere for 2013. MarketWire

VIQ Solutions Announces Director Stock Option Grants
VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS) has granted 50,000 stock options to Peter St. Geme in connection with his appointment as a new director of VIQ Solutions and 5,500 stock options to George Kempff in connection with his appointment as lead director of the Corporation's board of directors. The options were granted with an exercise price of $0 MarketWire

Qualstar Corporate Update
Qualstar Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK), a manufacturer of data storage solutions and high-efficiency power supplies, is continuing its aggressive cost cutting strategy and extensive operational realignment to restore Qualstar to profitability. As part of the new strategy, the position of VP of Marketing has been eliminated MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Declares Third Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.04 per Share
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company for First Midwest Bank, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.04 per share MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua Expands Organic Garden for New Fall Wellness Activities
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua recently expanded its onsite organic garden in preparation for new wellness activities this fall. This multi-faceted project began with the garden expansion and will culminate with a three-tiered fruit orchard that incorporates areas for guests to explore the serenity of the garden and take in some amazing ocean views MarketWire

TokBox Launches WebRTC Support for Google Chrome 29 and Chrome for Android
TokBox, a Telefónica Digital company, today announced that their OpenTok on WebRTC platform now supports Chrome 29 for the desktop and Chrome for Android. MarketWire

BluForest Inc. Captivated as China's Carbon Permits Exceed EU'S Price
BluForest Inc. (OTCBB: BLUF) (OTCQB: BLUF) MarketWire

North Los Angeles Hotel Caters to Groups Large and Small With New Offers
They say that bigger is better, and with 25,000 square feet of event space, who is the Warner Center Marriott Woodland Hills to argue? Featuring state-of-the-art technology, first-class service, custom catering and flexible event space, this North Los Angeles business hotel is already a smart choice for meetings and events MarketWire

Turquoise Hill Enters Into Pre-Bid Acceptance Deed in Respect of 14.9% of Shares in Inova Resources Limited
Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ)(NYSE: TRQ)(NASDAQ: TRQ) announced today that it has entered into a pre-bid acceptance deed with Shanxi Donghui Coal Coking & Chemicals Group Co., Ltd ("Shanxi") in respect of 108,502,084 ordinary shares representing approximately 14 MarketWire

JW Marriott Hotel Pune Awarded 2013 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor
JW Marriott Hotel Pune has recently been awarded the prestigious TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for 2013. This accolade honours hospitality excellence and is bestowed upon establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor MarketWire

closerlook CEO David Ormesher Named for Third Time to PharmaVOICE 100 List of Most Inspiring Life Sciences Leaders
Today, closerlook (, a leading digital relationship marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, announced that CEO David Ormesher has been named to the PharmaVOICE "100 Most Inspiring People" for the third time. MarketWire

Virtual Instruments Expands Into Asia Pacific Region
Virtual Instruments, the leader in Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) for physical, virtual and cloud computing environments, today announced the launch of its operations in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region MarketWire

JTH Holding, Inc. Receives NASDAQ Notice of Non-Compliance With Listing Rules
JTH Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX), the parent company of Liberty Tax Service, announced today that it has received a letter from the NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (NASDAQ) indicating the Company was not in compliance with the continued listing requirements under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5250(c)(1) MarketWire

Help for Santa Barbara's Low-Income Children and Families
Dedicated to strengthening low-income children, families, and seniors, St. Vincent's will host its annual Golf Classic on Monday, August 26, 2013, at the beautiful La Cumbre Country Club in Hope Ranch. Proceeds will benefit St. Vincent's Children & Family Services. MarketWire

H&R Block to Release First Quarter Results on September 4
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, will report fiscal 2014 first quarter results on Wednesday, September 4, after the New York Stock Exchange market close. At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor relations website at MarketWire

Green Cannabis Collective Introduces a New Revolutionary Smokeless Cannabis Cigarette Called "Green Smoke"
Latteno Food Corp.'s (OTC Pink: LATF) wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Cannabis Collective, has designed a new revolutionary cannabis cigarette that they will call "Green Smoke." This new technology uses a microprocessor chip which controls the heating element and maintains the proper temperature needed to vaporize your concentrates and oils MarketWire

Unique Study on Adoptive Parenting Sheds Light on Lack of Post-Adoption Support
A University of Ottawa researcher, Professor Alice Home, has released a four-part video highlighting the findings of a new study, Special needs adoptive parenting: Canadian stakeholders' view on parents' experience and support needs. It's the first study to examine the views of such a wide range of insiders in more than one region of Canada MarketWire

Kandessa Closes Web+Digital Publications
Kandessa Digital, an inspired, sustainable consultancy, marketing and media services firm, publishing in the premium foodservice publication space, has reluctantly ceased Web+Digital operations. Web+Digital publications Eatery Pulse Magazine, Eatery Pulse Boston and Restaurants and Franchising Magazine will also be closed. MarketWire

GSI Technology, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Program
GSI Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: GSIT) today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a new program to repurchase, at management's discretion, shares of GSI Technology's common stock having an aggregate purchase price of up to $10 million MarketWire

Jonah's Just Begun-Foundation to Cure Sanfilippo Inc. 4th Annual Wine & Beer Silent Auction Benefit 'Salut, Prost, Cheers... To A Cure'
Salut, Prost, Cheers... To A Cure takes place at Stoller Family Estate, Dayton OR on August 25th from 4:00-7:00pm. Tickets can be purchased for $50.00 at, table sponsorship available. MarketWire

SolarWinds Announces Changes in Company's Financial Leadership
SolarWinds, Inc. (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful IT management software, today announced that Michael Berry, executive vice president and Chief Financial Officer, will leave the company to take a CFO position at a high tech growth company. Berry will remain CFO of SolarWinds through October 1, 2013, while transitioning his role. After October 1, 2013, Mr MarketWire

Jeff Walsh Joins Sasser Family Holdings, Inc.
Illinois based Sasser Family Holdings (SFH) welcomed Jeff Walsh to their executive team in the role of Chief Operating Officer, North America. In this position, Walsh will partner with the North American SFH business heads of Chicago Freight Car Leasing, Union Leasing, CF Rail Services, and NxGen Rail in providing leadership, driving strategy, and overseeing operations. MarketWire

Turbine Truck Engines Orders First HPBS Unit for Installation
Turbine Truck Engines, Inc. ("TTE") (OTCBB: TTEG) (OTCQB: TTEG) is very pleased to announce it has executed the purchase order agreement for the manufacture of its initial Hydrogen Production Burner System (HPBS). TTE estimates the HPBS unit to be ready for installation at the manufacturing facilities of Fujian XinChang Leather, Co. Ltd MarketWire

Prospect Capital Announces June 2013 Fiscal Year Net Investment Income ("NII") of $1.57 per Share, Including $0.38 per Share in June 2013 Quarter, With Fiscal Year NII Exceeding $1.28 per Share of Paid Dividends and June Quarter NII Exceeding $0.33 per Share of Paid Dividends
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") today announced financial results for our fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2013. MarketWire

R&B Songstress K Michelle's Debut Album, "Rebellious Soul" Comes in at #1 on Urban Charts, #2 on Billboard 200 - Selling 75,000 in the First Week
K Michelle's meteoric rise couldn't have played out more perfectly, had it been scripted for television. After having defied the odds in both music and in life, this classically trained pianist/songwriter turned reality star can now add #1 charting artist to her growing list of credits MarketWire

With Caribbean Tourism Growth Outpacing the World, Travel Experts Break Down the Region's Top Travel Destinations for 2014
Citing World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) statistics, Beverly Nicholson-Doty, chairman of the Caribbean Tourism Organization, saw Caribbean tourism growth "outpace the rest of the world" in 2012. After all, over one billion international tourists vacationed in the region in 2012 alone MarketWire

Mondo Launches First Annual "Bring Your Parents to Work Day"
Mondo, a leading technology resourcing provider, today announced its first annual Bring Your Parents to Work Day event (#BYPTWD). The event is part of a larger benefits and perks platform offered exclusively to all Mondo employees called Fuel. The event will be held today in Mondo's eight offices, including New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington D.C MarketWire

Axceler Ranks No. 2738 on the 2013 Inc. 500|5000
Axceler, a leader in enterprise collaboration governance, administration and migration solutions, has been ranked No. 2738 on the seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Axceler's 127 percent growth over the past three years helped secure the competitive ranking among an elite group of the America's leading independent entrepreneurs. MarketWire

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and First Six Months 2013 Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock
Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced today its unaudited financial results for the three- and six-months period ended June 30, 2013. The Company's Board of Directors also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock for the second quarter of 2013. MarketWire

INetU Names Tim O'Keefe Chief Financial Officer
INetU, the industry experts in complex hosting and a global provider of business-centric managed cloud and application hosting, announced today that Tim O'Keefe has been hired as Chief Financial Officer, responsible for the Company's overall accounting and finance activities. MarketWire

GMP, With Key Partners, Dramatically Expands Rutland Goals
Expanding its commitment to make Rutland the Solar Capital of New England, Green Mountain Power today announced a broad new plan to help the city effect a deep and sustainable revitalization. MarketWire

Empire State Housing Market Heats up in July
Driven by strong buyer activity, both closed and pending sales jumped by more than 19 percent across New York State in July compared to a year ago, according to the housing market report released today by the New York State Association of REALTORS®. MarketWire

Breakthrough Scarless Technique Triples Hair Restoration Patients in NJ
More people continued to seek treatment for hair loss, according to statistics released today from a recent survey conducted by triple board certified surgeon Dr. Ramtin Kassir. The number of hair restoration patients treated by Dr. Kassir at his NJ location in 2011 has more than tripled in 2012. MarketWire

Angel Capital Group Extends Zipmark Secure Digital Check to Network of Angel Investors
Zipmark™, an innovative digital check payment platform, and Angel Capital Group (ACG), a national Angel investors' network with over 200 members in 6 chapter locations, today announced that they will extend Zipmark's platform to ACG investors through a proprietary investment management platform designed by ACG called Venture360 MarketWire

The Thrifty Generation?
According to a new study conducted by McGraw-Hill Federal Credit Union, today's teens are a frugal generation, at least for now. Rather than spending wastefully or expecting parents to cover their costs, only one in 20 teens say they use a credit card. For nearly 60%, cash is a primary payment method, followed by debit cards at 36% MarketWire

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies -- the Inc. 500|5000
Inc. magazine today ranked Madison Logic, premier provider of intent data solutions for 1,000+ of the world's leading B2B marketers and publishers, No. 1295 on its seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

Obama Wants to Close the SBA to Cover Up Fraud and Abuse, According to the American Small Business League
The following is a statement from the American Small Business League President, Lloyd Chapman: In November of 2008, I predicted President Obama would try and close the Small Business Administration (SBA) by combing it with the Department of Commerce. On January 14, 2012 he proposed exactly that. MarketWire

Gilla Announces Debenture Offering
Gilla Inc. ("Gilla" or the "Company") (OTCQB: GLLA), a leading provider of electronic cigarette products, is pleased to announce its board of directors has approved a non-brokered private offering of unsecured subordinated convertible debentures ("Debentures") for aggregate gross proceeds of up to USD $2,000,000 MarketWire

EQCO2 Denies Statements in Crown Equity Press Release and Suspects Improper Trading of EQCO2 Shares
EQCO2, Inc. (FKA Cleantech Transit, Inc.) (OTCQB: CLNOD) today responds to the allegedly false statements and misrepresentations disseminated by Crown Equity Holdings, Inc. in its recent press release. MarketWire

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Provide Details on This Year's Annual Shareholders Meeting
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTCBB: SFMI) announces details on the scheduled 2012-2013 annual shareholders meetings at the Company's Diamond Creek Mill Facility-1:00PM, Friday, October 4, 2013. MarketWire

NewMediaMetrics Reveals 8th Annual Fall TV Season Predictions, Giving Robin Williams's New Show, 'The Crazy Ones,' Highest Probability of Success
NewMediaMetrics ( has released its annual predictions for the fall TV season, and the brand-strategy, content-alignment company says "The Crazy Ones," starring Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle-Gellar as a father-daughter executive team at a big advertising firm, is a surefire hit. MarketWire

Susan Downey Plastic Surgeon Is Enrolling Patients in Study of New Tissue Expansion Method for Women Undergoing Reconstruction After Mastectomy
Susan Downey Plastic Surgeon is enrolling mastectomy patients into a clinical study designed to evaluate a new tissue expansion method for those who choose to undergo breast reconstruction MarketWire

Zipwhip Launches Business-Class Package to Address Growing Demand for Enhanced Cloud Texting Features
Zipwhip, the world's first text carrier, today launched its Business-Class offering for businesses that want to fully leverage the power of cloud texting for their marketing and customer service efforts and maximize the efficiency of their business operations. MarketWire

Go Green Global Technologies Corp. Receives NSF/ANSI Standard 61 Certification for Its Sonical(TM) Water Conditioner
Go Green Global Technologies Corp. (OTC Pink: GOGR), an innovative U.S. water and fuel technology licensing, marketing, and development company, today announced that it has received NSF/ANSI Standard 61 certification for its Sonical™ Water Conditioner product designed to eliminate scale and control bacteria MarketWire

Encore Reaffirms Its Commitment to the FCC's Schools and Libraries Program
Encore Technology Group, one of the Southeast's largest independent technology solution providers, today announced that it has officially been named an authorized service provider in the Schools and Libraries Program, commonly known as the E-rate Program MarketWire

13th Annual Survey of Casino Executives to Be Conducted by Spectrum Gaming Group & Bristol Associates, Inc.
Spectrum Gaming Group, the world's foremost gaming research and professional services firm, and Bristol Associates, the gaming industry's leading executive search firm, will conduct their 13th Internet-based national survey of casino executives to help the gaming industry attract, retain and motivate its executive talent. MarketWire

Twibfy Launches Visually Driven Platform to Inspire Creativity
Amsterdam-based startup Twibfy today announced that it has emerged from beta testing and officially launched its new social platform designed to allow people to discover, share, submit and organize images and video to inspire creativity around the world. MarketWire

"Waiting for Mamu" Makes Theatrical Debut After Audience Win at Traverse City Film Festival
Human Pictures, Llc., the production company founded by filmmaker Thomas Morgan, announced today that its documentary short, "Waiting for Mamu," will make its theatrical debut August 23rd - 29th at the Independent Film Center (IFC) in New York, making it eligible for Academy Award® consideration MarketWire

Wind River Selects ClearSlide's Sales Engagement Platform
ClearSlide, the leading integrated sales engagement platform, today announced that Wind River®, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, has standardized its global inside sales organization on the ClearSlide platform. Wind River joins ClearSlide's growing roster of global clients that includes Rackspace, Expedia, Seamless, and LinkedIn. MarketWire

Swipp Reinvents Surveys for the Social Web
Today, Swipp announced Swipp Surveys, a tool designed to help you unlock knowledge, answers, and insights from the people who matter to you. The first survey tool optimized for mobile, Swipp Surveys is built on the Swipp Platform -- a real-time social intelligence platform that connects you with the entire world MarketWire

Box Breaks New Ground: Doubles Free Plan to 10GB and Launches $5 Plan to Bring the Enterprise Cloud to Businesses of All Sizes
Box today announced that it is doubling its Personal offering to include 10GB of free storage and launching an all-new Starter plan tailored to small businesses that offers 100GB for $5/user MarketWire

JDSU Announces Completion of Senior Convertible Notes Offering
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it has completed the sale of $650 million aggregate principal amount of 0.625% senior convertible debentures due 2033 (the "notes"), including $75 million aggregate principal amount of notes related to the initial purchasers' over-allotment option, which was exercised in full MarketWire

Electronic Retailer ValueVision Media Reports Q2 2013 Net Sales Up 10%
ValueVision Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVTV), a multichannel electronic retailer via TV, Internet and mobile, today announced results for its fiscal 2013 second quarter (Q2'13) ended August 3, 2013. ValueVision will host an investor conference call/webcast today at 4:30 pm ET, details below MarketWire

ZAK Products Earns Prestigious Spot on the Inc. 500/5000
Inc. magazine yesterday ranked ZAK Products No. 3727 on its annual Inc. 500/5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs. MarketWire

MBS' Connectivity Clearinghouse Transforms Medical Data System Interfaces
Locally owned Medical Business Systems (MBS) announces the release of its proprietary Connectivity Clearinghouse, custom software which facilitates efficient, flexible and cost effective interfaces between disparate medical data systems. MarketWire

LifeApps: Health and Wellness at a Touch of Finger
Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and microcap sectors, notes in a recent article that through LifeApps Digital Media, Inc. (OTCQB: LFAP)'s apps available for download on mobile devices, sport and health enthusiasts can enjoy high-end guidance and content from experts on their mobile devices at a time of their choosing. MarketWire

Luxury Dublin Hotel Wins Three European Marriott Awards
The secret behind the success at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel could be accredited to a variety of things, from its beautiful historic details to its convenient location in the heart of the city centre. The most obvious element, however, is the luxury Dublin hotel's staff, a winning team that was recently recognised at Marriott's 2012 Europe Awards. MarketWire

TTI Net Profit Jumps 22.0% as Sales Hit Record Levels in The First Half 2013
Hong Kong-based global power equipment and floor care company Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. ("TTI"/ The Group) (stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY) announced that it achieved record sales and profits, with gross margin increasing for the sixth consecutive period. In the first half of 2013, the Group's net profit attributable to shareholders reached US$118 million, a 22 ACN Newswire

PI Financial Corp Updates Coverage on Trevali Mining (TSX:TV) (OTCQX:TREVF) Reiterating Speculative Buy Recommendation - Video Research Alert Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 21, 2013 - PI Financial Corp. has updated coverage on Trevali Mining (TSX:TV) (OTCQX:TREVF). Following the announcement that the company had commenced zinc and lead-silver concentrate production at its Santander Mine in Peru, analyst Aleem Ladak reiterated his speculative buy rating, and a 12-month target of $2.05, a premium of 166% to the $0 GlobeNewswire

Eastern Property Holdings Ltd will announce 2013 Half Year Interim Financial Information on Tuesday, 17 September 2013
Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH) /Eastern Property Holdings Ltd will announce 2013 Half Year Interim Financial Information on Tuesday, 17 September 2013 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Decisions of Incap Corporation's Extraordinary General Meeting
Incap Corporation Stock Exchange Release 21 August 2013 at 6.15 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Reference is made to the Extraordinary General Meeting of Copeinca ASA to be held 2 September 2013. Pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Public Limited Liability Companies Act, the Board of Directors of Copeinca ASA has resolved to appoint Mr GlobeNewswire

El Cid Timeshare Resort in Cozumel Ranked Highly Among Couples
El Cid Timeshare talks about the El Cid La Ceiba Beach resort in Cozumel as well as what makes it so appealing to couples on vacation. GlobeNewswire

Internet America Names New CFO and CAO
Internet America, Inc. (OTCBB: GEEK), a Houston-based provider of Internet access services announced today that, on August 15, 2013, the Board of Directors appointed Randall J. (Randy) Frapart as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Frapart replaces William E MarketWire

Second Annual Mongoose Jam Goes Off at Camp Woodward
Mongoose Bikes, a brand of Dorel Industries (TSX: DII.B) (TSX: DII.A), today announced the Second Annual Mongoose Jam competition results. Six teams led by Mongoose riders Greg Illingworth, Steve McCann, Paul Ryan, Ben Wallace, Cam White and Kevin Peraza went head to head in Dirt, Park and Street competitions over a three day period from August 14 - 16 at Camp Woodward in Woodward, PA MarketWire

Existing-Home Sales Spike in July
Existing-home sales rose strongly in July, with the median price maintaining double-digit year-over-year increases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

C3 Energy Hosts Senator Max Baucus
Senator Max Baucus of Montana reviewed C3 Energy's family of smart grid analytics products and services at C3 Energy headquarters in Redwood City, CA on August 19th. MarketWire

BMO Global Asset Management and FIS Announce Partnership With California-Based Farmers and Merchants Trust Company
BMO Global Asset Management and FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), jointly announced today that they have formed a strategic alliance with Farmers and Merchants Trust Company MarketWire

Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI) Issues Letter to Shareholders Discussing Its Second Quarter 2013 Financial and Operational Results
Alternet Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: ALYI) ("Alternet" or the "Company"), an investment holding Company focused on the complementary, high-growth markets of mobile financial services and cyber-security, releases a letter to shareholders from its Chief Executive Officer, Henryk Dabrowski. MarketWire

Water Technologies International, Inc. Announces CEO Feature Interview by
Water Technologies International, Inc. ( (OTC Pink: WTII), a leading manufacturer and distributor of technologically advanced Atmospheric Water Generators, today announced that has conducted an audio interview with Scott Tudor, Chief Executive Officer of Water Technologies International, Inc MarketWire

Anantara Vacation Club Adds Three New Properties in Asia to The Registry Collection(R) Program's Network of Affiliated Resorts
The Registry Collection, the world's largest luxury exchange program, recently welcomed three new Anantara Vacation Club properties in Asia: Anantara Vacation Club Phuket Mai Khao, Anantara Vacation Club Bophut and Anantara Vacation Club Bali Seminyak. MarketWire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc: Co-operation consultations concluded
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc21 August 2013 GlobeNewswire

Surge Global Energy, Inc. Signs Agreement to Purchase 70,000 Acres Oil & Gas Drilling Rights in Permian Basin, Texas
Surge® Global Energy, Inc. ("Surge®" or the "Company") (OTCQB: SRGG) (OTCBB: SRGG) has signed a letter of intent agreement with Amazing Energy, Inc. ("Amazing Energy") of Amarillo, Texas to acquire for stock, the controlling interest in Amazing Energy. Amazing Energy controls approximately 70,000 acres of oil and gas leasehold rights in the Permian Basin, Texas MarketWire

NaviSite Launches NaviCloud Director Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Platform
NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company, today announced the launch of NaviCloud Director -- a VMware vCloud® Powered IaaS platform that uses VMware vCloud Director® 5.1, and is designed to provide cloud-based businesses a more flexible, customizable, enterprise class, production-oriented hybrid cloud environment. MarketWire

ePals 2013 Second Quarter Conference Call Notice
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN), an education media company and the world's leading Global Learning Network, issued notice today that it will release its 2013 second quarter financial results prior to the open of trading on Thursday, August 29, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will take place the same day at 11:00 am eastern time. MarketWire

Apprio Earns Inc. 5000 Listing of Fastest Growing Private Companies
Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced that it has been included in the prestigious Inc. 5000 listing of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. MarketWire

Adamis Prostate Cancer Drug Receives Allowance for Patent in USA

POWER-GEN Asia Confirms Attendance of New EGAT Governor as Part of Opening Keynote Session
POWER-GEN Asia and Renewable Energy World Asia, the premier conference and exhibition for all aspects of the power generation and renewable energy industry, has announced the confirmation of the new EGAT Governor, Mr. Soonchai Kumnoonsate as a Keynote Speaker to open the 21st annual edition, hosted once again this year in Bangkok, Thailand on 2-4 October 2013. As one of Mr ACN Newswire

Smartronix Hires Former NLRB CTO Mr. Akbar Hamid as Director of Technology to Grow Cloud Computing Practice
Smartronix announced today that it hired Mr. Akbar Hamid as Director of Technology. In his new role, Mr. Hamid will be responsible for driving the Smartronix Cloud Assured product offerings of the Intelligent Cloud Hub, Cloud managed services, and Cloud consulting services. MarketWire

Edwards Receives Reimbursement Approval for Sapien XT Valve in Japan

Meritage Announces Grand Opening of Freighters Eatery & Taproom and the DoubleTree by Hilton
Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (OTCQX: MHGU), one of the nation's premier restaurant operators, today announced the grand opening of the 300 seat Freighters Eatery & Taproom, a proprietary restaurant concept in Port Huron, Michigan. MarketWire

Realogy's Anthony Hull Named a Finalist in 2013 NJBIZ CFO of the Year Awards Program
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services, today announced that Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Anthony E MarketWire

Star Bulk Announces the Date of Its 2013 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders and Internet Availability of Its Proxy Materials
Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced today that it plans to hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") at the St. Regis Hotel, 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911, Singapore on Monday, September 23, 2013 at 10:00 p.m. local time MarketWire

Lithium Exploration Group Submits Binding LOI to Acquire Class 1B Disposal Facility in Alberta
Yesterday afternoon Lithium Exploration Group Inc. (OTCQB: LEXG) submitted a binding LOI to acquire a majority interest in an independent oilfield waste disposal company in Alberta, Canada. The company operates a single Class 1B licensed facility that disposes of produced water, liquid oilfield waste, and solid oilfield waste. The facility has been operational since 1997 MarketWire

IDS Industries' COO Completes 60-Day Business Review
IDS Industries, Inc. (OTCQB: IDST) announced today the completion by Scott Plantinga, its COO, of his 60-day review of the Company's operations and marketing strategies. As previously announced, Mr. Plantinga joined the Company as an executive on June 10, 2013 and began his review which has allowed the Company to leverage his core talents to increase its efficiency and potential MarketWire

Petzila Roars Ahead With Crowdsourcing Campaign at 200% of Target
Petzila, Inc.™, a leading developer of unique and innovative products that enhance pet ownership, today announced that the Company's Indiegogo (IGG) crowdsourcing has exceeded 200% of target with two weeks left in the campaign. MarketWire

Alkaline Water Co. to Increase Production Capacity to Meet Projected Demands
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER) ("Alkaline" or the "Company"), developers of an innovative, state of the art, proprietary electrolysis beverage process, packaged and sold as a premier alkaline drinking water for balanced lifestyles, wishes to advise it has initiated manufacturing plans to meet the growing demand for Alkaline Water products. MarketWire Announces New Tools for Campaign Organizers, the world's largest online campaigning platform, today announced the launch of campaign pages and organization profiles. These new tools allow campaign organizers to connect with supporters and share content that inspires action. MarketWire

Surf Air Announces Strategic Partnerships With Premier Gourmet Snack and Beverage Brands
Today, Surf Air, the country's first all-you-can-fly, membership-based private air service, announced strategic partnerships with some of the country's most creative snack and beverage brands. The partnerships include stellar taste bud sensations such as Baking Tins Desserts, Burst Foods, IZZE Sparkling Juice, KIND Healthy Snacks, nékter, Paso Almonds, popchips®, and Waiākea water MarketWire

Freelancers With STEM and Creative Skills Drive Record-Breaking Growth on Elance
Elance, the leading online work platform, today released its semi-annual Global Online Employment Report revealing hiring by businesses on its platform has grown 51 percent since last year and billings of over $830 million to date. This growth is fueled by demand for highly skilled freelance talent, a market estimated to reach $5 billion by 2015 MarketWire

New FDA Program Benefits Nuvilex
In a newly released research update, Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and microcap sectors, notes that a relatively new FDA program benefits Nuvilex, Inc.'s (OTCQB: NVLX) development efforts. MarketWire

Ooma Awarded Patent for 911 Alerts Feature
Ooma®, Inc., the leader in smart home and business communication systems, announced its 911 Alerts feature has received patent approval from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The feature, available to all Ooma subscribers, delivers real-time text and email alerts to users whenever 911 is dialed from their Ooma home phone number. MarketWire

Key New Hires, Programs and More Than 1,600 New Partners Help Spark Tremendous Channel Growth for Sophos
Sophos has experienced tremendous channel growth since the start of 2013, highlighted by new Americas and Australia & New Zealand channel chiefs, an industry-first MSP program and more than 1,600 new partners worldwide, bringing the total number of active partners to more than 12,000. MarketWire

Stevie Awards Announce Winners of 2013 Best of the IBA Awards
The Stevie® Awards have announced the winners of the Best of the IBA Awards in The 2013 (10th Annual) International Business Awards, the world's premier business awards competition. MarketWire

Teconnex Chooses Epicor to Support Future Growth

Trustwave and TNS Team to Help Businesses Protect Payment Card Data
Trustwave and Transaction Network Services, Inc. (TNS) have joined forces to offer an open and vendor agnostic point-to-point encryption service designed to help merchants protect their customers' payment card information. MarketWire

Vantage Communications Is Now Vantage PR, Unveils New Branding With Website Launch
Vantage Communications, an award-winning global technology public relations agency, unveils its new company branding with the roll-out of a completely redesigned website ( and new company name, Vantage PR MarketWire

Apperian Unleashes New Capability That Creates Hybrid Mobile Web Apps in Seconds
Apperian, Inc., the enterprise mobile application management (MAM) pioneer, has announced a new Hybrid Web App capability for its Enterprise Mobile Management platform. This allows mobile administrators to encapsulate internal and external websites into a native app in seconds MarketWire

Arthur Schuman Wins Big at American Cheese Society Competition
Arthur Schuman is proud to announce its Montforte™ Gorgonzola and Cello® Thick & Smooth Mascarpone won the highest award in their respective categories at the 2013 American Cheese Society Competition held in Madison, WI this month MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Wins Top Channel Awards From Industry-Leading Publications
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a world leader in high-performance network security, today announced the company has received top channel awards from two of North America's leading channel publications. CRN Annual Report Card (ARC) recognized Fortinet in the categories of Support and Partnership and presented the company with the Overall award in the category of Network Security MarketWire

DennyMike's Opens Wheat-Free, Nut-Free Production and Co-Packing Operation in Westbrook
Dennis Michael (DennyMike) Sherman, founder of DennyMike's (, the Maine-based, award-winning line of sauces and seasonings, announced today that the company has opened DennyMike's Sauces and Seasonings Co-Packing, a production and co-packing facility at 15 Eisenhower Drive in Westbrook MarketWire

Mobile App PicCollage Tops 35 Million Downloads, Introduces New Branded Content Campaign With Interscope Records
PicCollage, a fast-growing mobile photo app with over 35 million downloads on iOS and Android, today announced a branded content campaign with Interscope Records. PicCollage allows people to combine images, text and stickers as freeform collages and share with friends and followers MarketWire

Ontario Promotes Its Dominant, Multi-Regional Digital Ecosystem at gamescom 2013, World's Largest Event for Interactive Entertainment
gamescom 2013 - Producing revenues of $1.4 billion with 16,000 highly skilled workers, the globally renowned software clusters of Ottawa, Waterloo Region and London are collaborating with the gaming and entertainment hotbed of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to create a broad digital ecosystem across Ontario, Canada's largest province by population MarketWire

WineDirect Announces Acquisition of Winery Accounting and POS Provider, Elypsis
Direct sales technology and fulfillment services provider WineDirect announced today that it has acquired Elypsis Winery from Admiral IT. Elypsis offers a range of services which encompass Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Point-of-Sale (POS) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) MarketWire

AviChina Maintain Steady Growth by Being Innovative and Enterprising
In the first half of 2013, AviChina Industry & Technology Company Limited ("AviChina" or the "Company", HKEx stock code: 2357; together with its subsidiaries) continued its good performance amid unfavorable conditions of declined domestic GDP growth and difficulties in the business operation of manufacturing industry. The Company recorded revenue of RMB 8 ACN Newswire

STMicroelectronics Teams with Tapko to Deliver Energy-Efficient Microcontrollers for Smart Building Automation
World's most widely used smart-building protocol now available for over 500 STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers, including ultra-low-power devices GlobeNewswire Issues New Micro-Cap Stock Watch List
Singlepoint, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SING) Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, Singlepoint, Inc. is a mobile technology company and full service mobile marketing agency. They operate a mobile commerce and communication platform specifically designed to serve the needs of the non-profit community as well as the for profit companies MarketWire

Avaya Announces Software-Defined Data Center Framework and Roadmap
Leverages OpenStack's cloud operating system to deliver open, multi-resource service orchestration and automation Avaya Fabric Connect technology to be integrated into the OpenStack framework simplifying movement of Virtual Machines within and between Data Centers MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Appoints Karol Kain Gray as Chief Financial Officer
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN) (the "Company"), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today that Ms. Karol Kain Gray will join the company as Chief Financial Officer, reporting to Dr. James A. Hayward, CEO and President MarketWire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Report 2Q and 1st half year accounts 2013
Attached please find Report 2Q and 1st half year 2013. GlobeNewswire

Sibling Group's Passes 136,000 Users
Sibling Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: SIBE) ( (the "Company"), whose business strategy is focused on the development and acquisition of 21st century educational management services and education technology, announced that its user base is now over 136,000 for the newest version of blended learning platform MarketWire

Tranzbyte Retains New York Digital Marketing Firm to Highlight Its Companies and Divisions
Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC Pink: ERBB) announced today that ionBurst Media Services ( has been enlisted to help broaden audience awareness of the diverse products offered by its suite of companies which include OneBode International, Altitude Organix and the YO! Debit Card. MarketWire

Ubiquitech to Add Travel Incentives to Its Model
Ubiquitech Software, Inc. ( (OTC Pink: UBQU), an International Technology and Services Organization announced today that its subsidiary, Blue Crush Marketing Group (BCMG), has entered into an agreement with Electronic Incentives, a growing travel voucher company, to offer its travel vouchers on BCMG's CPA site, (ACE). MarketWire

Cardinal Energy Signs Definitive Purchase Sales Agreement With Kansas Petroleum
Cardinal Energy Group, Inc MarketWire

Atossa Genetics to Present at the 15th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference
Atossa Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS), The Breast Health Company™, announced today that Dr. Steven C. Quay, Chairman, CEO and President, and Mr MarketWire

bigtincan Becomes WORX Verified and Ready for Business
bigtincan, the content and productivity platform for mobile devices, today announced that bigtincan hub has joined the Citrix Ready® Worx Verified Program. bigtincan hub will now be featured in the Citrix Worx App Gallery MarketWire

Connotate Solution Earns Recognition as KMWorld "Trend-Setting Product of 2013"
Connotate, Inc., the leading provider of Web data monitoring and extraction solutions, today announced that KMWorld, the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market, named Connotate's solution a "Trend-Setting Product of 2013" for the eighth consecutive time MarketWire

T3Media Partners With Prasad Group for Film Scanning and Preservation
T3Media, Inc. (formerly Thought Equity Motion) -- a leading provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services -- announced today that it has partnered with the Prasad Group to provide content owners worldwide with best-in-class film scanning up to 4K, preservation, restoration and access services. MarketWire

Oncology Services International and D3 Oncology Solutions Announce Partnership
Oncology Services International (OSI) and D3 Oncology Solutions (D3) today announced a collaborative partnership to better serve radiation oncology facilities. OSI, the leading independent service organization for radiation therapy equipment, will utilize D3 as its preferred vendor to provide radiation oncology physics services for commissioning, training and other periodic needs. MarketWire

Labor SMART, Inc. Launches Corporate Accounts Division
Labor SMART, Inc. (OTCQB: LTNC) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the launching of its new corporate accounts division in order to focus on expanding horizontal and vertical markets as new and existing client demands continue to increase. MarketWire

Eco-Tek Worldwide Announces $50,000 Order Shipped to Peru
Eco-Tek Group Inc. (OTCQB: ETEK) is pleased to announce that the initial $50,000 order placed by our exclusive distributor in Peru, Prieto Topo Grafia, was shipped August 16, 2013. The distributor reports that most of the shipment has customers waiting, with several additional units going to the customers installed during the training installations our team completed in July MarketWire

Telogis Is Ranked on Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the Seventh Straight Year
Triple-digit growth over the last three years has landed Telogis on Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" distinguished list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in North America for the seventh straight year MarketWire

Transverse Joins Rackspace Cloud Tools Marketplace
Cloud billing specialist Transverse today announced it has joined the Cloud Tools Marketplace from Rackspace® Hosting. The Cloud Tools Marketplace provides Rackspace customers who use the Rackspace public cloud product portfolio with an ecosystem of third-party technology solutions MarketWire

Neah Power Systems to Take PowerPlay(R) Orders Directly From Consumers; CEO Provides Video Update
Neah Power Systems, Inc., (OTCBB: NPWZ) http://www.neahpower MarketWire

ENSERVCO Commences Operations in Wyoming's Powder River and Green River Basins
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCQB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today announced the Company, at the request of several existing customers, has expanded its service territory into Wyoming's Powder River and Green River Basins MarketWire

Shorai LFX(TM) Batteries Formally Announces Strategic Racing Partnership With Earnhardt Ganassi Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Teams
Shorai Inc., a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of prismatic cell, lithium iron phosphate power sports batteries, today formally announced a strategic partnership with one of the most well-respected names in NASCAR, Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates MarketWire

Oracle OpenWorld 2013 to Showcase Business Transformation With Oracle's Solutions for Industries
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) MarketWire

Avita Medical Announces Completion of Enrollment in ReCell(R) Trial for Vitiligo
Avita Medical Ltd. (ASX: AVH) (PINKSHEETS: AVMXF) (OTCQX: AVMXY) MarketWire

Oracle's MySQL Experts and MySQL Community to Gather at Second Annual MySQL Connect Conference
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) MarketWire

AppGyver Steroids.js Closes the Performance Gap Between HTML5 and Native Apps
AppGyver (, provider of innovative tools for rapid mobile app development, today announced the release of its new AppGyver Steroids.js, designed to close the gap in performance between native mobile apps and PhoneGap based HTML5 hybrids. Please see: MarketWire

Get Ready for Open Enrollment: eHealth Outlines Consumer Basics for New Health Reform Enrollment Period
Today eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) (, the nation's first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released answers to a series of frequently asked questions designed to introduce consumers to the newly established health insurance open enrollment period. MarketWire

MEDITE Signs Strategic Agreement to Deliver Digital Pathology and Quality Control Solution to China
MEDITE Inc MarketWire

Coloradans Unaware of New Health Insurance Requirements
According to a June 2013 Gallup poll, nearly half (43 percent) of uninsured Americans are unaware that they are required by law to carry health insurance by January 1, 2014. In Colorado, that translates to more than 350,000 Coloradans who may not know that they have less than five months to find health insurance coverage. MarketWire

Orange County Plastic Surgeon Highlights Benefits of Gummy Bear Breast Implants
In his recent blog post -- "Are Gummy Bear Breast Implants the Best Option Available?" -- Orange County plastic surgeon Daniel Mills, MD touches on whether or not the increasingly popular cohesive-gel implant is ideal for every breast augmentation patient MarketWire

Bay Area Plastic Surgeon Reveals Breastfeeding Health Benefits for Both Child and Mother
Dr. Lauren Greenberg has many mothers visit her plastic surgery practice, and their reasons range from BOTOX® Cosmetic to mommy makeovers. During the consultation process with these mothers, the topic of breastfeeding often arises. While it is widely known there is a substantial amount of research suggesting breastfeeding is beneficial for children, Dr MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Announces Total Estimated Resources of the Champion Mine and the Silver Wing Mine Greater Than 1 Million Tons Valued in Excess of $433 Million
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFI) is pleased to announce that the Company's contractual ownership rights for the Champion Mine and the Silver Wing Mine were increased and augmented on May 6, 2013 MarketWire

DelMar Pharmaceuticals to Accelerate Glioblastoma Clinical Trial in the United States
DelMar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: DMPI) ("DelMar") today announced that the company has received a notice of allowance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that will enable the company to accelerate the dose-escalation of its ongoing Phase I/II of VAL-083 in refractory glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) patients. MarketWire

Mobivity Retains Lytham Partners for Investor Relations
Mobivity Holdings Corp. (OTCQB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary and patented mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today the retention of Lytham Partners, LLC to conduct a national investor relations program. MarketWire

Trina Uzee Named Senior Vice President, Group Creative Director at Anthem
Anthem, a global creative agency that actively connects brands with consumers by amplifying desirability from package design to brand campaign, announced today the appointment of Trina Uzee to senior vice president, group creative director. Trina will lead the creative teams in Anthem's Chicago and Atlanta offices. MarketWire

Medline Industries Personalizes B2B Customer Experience With Oracle Commerce
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) MarketWire

Realtek Licenses Cadence's Tensilica HiFi Audio/Voice DSP IP Core
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that Realtek Semiconductor Corp. licensed the Cadence® Tensilica® HiFi Audio/Voice DSP (digital signal processor) IP core for use with the TrulyHandsFree™ always-on voice activation and recognition technology from Sensory, a provider of IC and embedded software solutions MarketWire

TASER Announces Significant Smart Weapon Orders
TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple orders of its TASER® brand next generation Smart Weapons. These orders were received in the third quarter 2013 and are expected to ship in the third quarter. MarketWire

Proactive Supply Chain Logistics Strategies Needed for Competitive Advantage
Elemica, the leading Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries, recently announced that their customer-centric Supply Chain Operating Network enables an outside-in supply chain. Logistics management strategies built on top of Elemica's entirely new QuickLink Network platform follows this approach MarketWire

New Technologies Multiply Oil Reserves Six-Fold to 10.2 Trillion Barrels
While enhanced oil recovery (EOR) is an established practice, a variety of emerging EOR can expand global oil reserves by six times, adding decades to the world's oil supply. A combination of established and emerging techniques -- can increase oilfield output, yielding 10.2 trillion barrels of unconventional reserves, compared with a mere 1 MarketWire

SolarWinds Introduces Secure File Sharing for the Enterprise
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced new secure file sharing capabilities to its managed file transfer solution, SolarWinds Serv-U Managed File Transfer (MFT) Server MarketWire

BETS SeanieMac Announces Exclusive Sponsorship Contract With Ireland's Leading National News and Sports Radio Station NewsTalk
SeanieMac International, Inc. (OTCQB: BETS), formally Compliance Systems Corp (OTCQB: COPI), doing business as SeanieMac Limited, the parent company of the all-Irish online sports & casino wagering website, today announced it has finalized the exclusive sponsorship of the sports section of Ireland's leading news and sports radio station NewsTalk MarketWire

Transport and Logistics Sector Focus of Vodafone's M2M Communications Barometer Research Paper
Marketing Release: Vodafone recently released a research paper, titled The state of M2M in transport and logistics, that discusses the adoption of machine-to-machine communications in the transport and logistics sector. MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti Takes Prudent Step to Relax Loan Covenant
AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE: AU) has continued its strategy of proactively managing its balance sheet by reaching agreement with its two banking syndicates to temporarily relax the financial covenant on both of its revolving credit facilities (RCFs). This is purely a proactive step by the company providing it protection, if required, against volatile market and operating conditions. MarketWire

Writers' Group Film Corp. Closes Share Exchange Agreement With Amiga Games Inc. and Provides Corporate Update
Writers' Group Film Corp. (OTCQB: WRIT) is pleased to announce the closing of their Share Exchange Agreement (the "Agreement") with Amiga Games Inc. ("AGI"), a company that licenses classic video game libraries and republishes the most popular titles for smartphones, modern game consoles, PCs, and tablets. AGI leverages the intellectual property of Amiga Inc MarketWire

Metso's financial information in 2014
Metso Corporation's stock exchangerelease on August 21, 2013 at 11:05 a.m.local time MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Reports Proved, Probable and Possible Reserves (3P) and Contingent Resources of 848 MMBoe
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRC) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRD) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRE) (the "Company" or "Magnum Hunter") announced today that its combined estimated proved, probable and possible reserves ("3P Reserves") were 119.3 MMBoe and its estimated contingent resources were an additional 728.9 MMBoe as of June 30, 2013 MarketWire

OCI N.V. to Change Primary Listing Currency to EUR

Consumers Rate the Best and Worst U.K Mobile Banking Apps in New Report from Xtreme Labs
Xtreme Labs, the leader in mobile strategy and product development, today released a new report on the best and worst mobile banking apps in the U.K. as rated by customers themselves. The U.K MarketWire

Bridgelux Ranked Among Inc. 500|5000 Fastest-Growing Private Company for Third Consecutive Year
Bridgelux, a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, has been ranked among Inc. Magazine's 500|5000 seventh annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America for the third consecutive year, a rarity for award recipients, joining an elite group of companies including Microsoft, Intuit, Oracle and Facebook MarketWire

DCT Partners With D&H Distributing to Introduce SimpleScan(TM) Into the U.S. Market
Document Capture Technologies (DCT) (OTCBB: DCMT) today announced a partnership with D&H Distributing, the nation's leading Information technology distributor, to help launch the SimpleScan document capture and management service MarketWire

CytoSorbents Expands CytoSorb(R) Dosing Study to Eight Clinical Trial Sites
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care focused company commercializing its European Union approved CytoSorb® blood filter to treat life-threatening illnesses in the intensive care unit, announced today the formal expansion of its CytoSorb® dosing study to eight leading clinical trial sites in Germany. MarketWire

National PTA Reacts to PDK/Gallup Opinion Poll on Public Education
Today's PDK/Gallup poll on the American public's attitudes toward public schools aligns with many of the National PTA's top advocacy issues, demonstrating a clear role for parents in support of their child's education. MarketWire

GreenBytes Partners With ClearCube to Enhance Features, Performance and ROI of SmartVDI Platform
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of full-featured virtual desktop storage optimization solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with ClearCube® Technology, a leader in virtual desktop systems including private cloud solutions, zero clients, blade PCs and high-performance workstations MarketWire

eGain Customer Engagement Hub(TM) Named KMWorld Trend-Setting Product of 2013
eGain (NASDAQ: EGAN), the leading provider of cloud-based customer engagement solutions, today announced that eGain Customer Engagement Hub has been named to KMWorld magazine's list of Trend-Setting Products for 2013. MarketWire

Virident Systems Demonstrates Server-Side Flash Solutions at VMworld 2013
Virident Systems Inc., the performance leader in server-side flash storage solutions, today announced the company will participate as a Silver sponsor at VMworld 2013 taking place Aug. 25-29 at Moscone Center in San Francisco. Virident (booth #405) will showcase its FlashMAX™ II server-side flash solution running vSphere 5.5 for high performance 2012 SQL Server, VSX 5 MarketWire

Top Features to Look for in a Web Host Explained in New Infographic by Hostwinds
Hostwinds, a low-cost web hosting company, has created an informative and insightful infographic that answers the timely question "what should you look for in a web host?" With ecommerce and internet-based businesses enjoying immense success, it is crucial that companies and individuals know what to look for when securing the services of a web host MarketWire

Prospect Capital Declares Its 66th, 67th, and 68th Consecutive Cash Distributions to Shareholders, Exceeding $986 Million in Cumulative Distributions to Shareholders Since 2004
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has declared monthly cash distributions to shareholders in the following amounts and with the following record and payment dates: MarketWire

Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Signs Lease in Royal Oak, MI
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the leader of the fast-casual, build-your-own artisan pizza category, today announced that its franchisee, Blaze Midwest, Inc. based in Houghton Lake, Michigan will soon open a location in the heart of downtown Royal Oak at 112 S. Main Street MarketWire

Fort Collins Foreign Car Service Confirms Record Sales
Fort Collins Foreign Car Service is happy to confirm record sales numbers this summer, along with a dramatic increase in service and maintenance work performed. MarketWire

Palm Beach Periodontist Discusses Emdogain -- A New Method of Regenerating Gum Tissue That Can Eliminate the Need for Traditional Gum Tissue Grafting
Dr. Daniel Lauer, a periodontal specialist, has devoted a great deal of his education and career to helping his patients rejuvenate the health and appearance of their gums. At Precision Periodontics & Implant Dentistry, Dr MarketWire

New Jersey Dentist Uses New Alzheimer's Research to Stress the Importance of Oral Hygiene
Though Dr. John Beckwith, a cosmetic dentist, offers procedures to benefit both cosmetic and functional issues -- such as porcelain veneers and dental implants -- he believes that aesthetic dental concerns can most effectively be addressed once the patient has a healthy mouth as a foundation MarketWire

Infocast's 4th Annual Bakken Infrastructure Finance & Development Summit 2013 Returns Bigger Than Ever -- an Industrial Info News Alert
Exciting new production techniques have turned the Bakken Shale play into an energy success story, where crude production surged from 274,000 barrels per day in January 2011 to 673,000 in January 2013. Pipelines are full to capacity as they transport Bakken crude to refineries across the country MarketWire

Dakota Spirit AgEnergy Begins Construction of Cellulosic Ethanol Plant in North Dakota, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Dakota Spirit AgEnergy LLC (Bismarck, North Dakota), a subsidiary of wholesale electric service provider Great River Energy (Maple Grove, Minnesota), has begun construction on an estimated $300 million biofuel plant in Spiritwood, North Dakota. The facility will be adjacent to Great River's new cogeneration power plant. MarketWire

Baltimore Plastic Surgeon Examines Role of Hair Restoration in the Field of Cosmetic Enhancement
Dr. James E. Vogel, a board-certified plastic surgeon who also performs restoration treatments for hair loss, runs his private practice with the philosophy that the patient always comes first. As part of this commitment to his patients, Dr MarketWire

Davinci Virtual Completes API Integration for Live Meeting Space Inventory With EVO Technologies
Davinci Virtual Office Solutions announced the successful integration for live inventory between and EVO Technologies' HostedSuite application. The new API integration allows office business centers that are using EVO Technologies' cloud based HostedSuite software to now publish live meeting space inventory and on-demand services to Davinci's online reservation platform MarketWire

4x4 Offroad & Used Parts Welcomes Returning Mechanic
4x4 Offroad & Used Parts proudly announces the hiring of an ASE certified master technician, Danny Dockins. He has been consistently providing 4x4 service and repair in the Fort Collins area for many years. MarketWire

Sefaira Deploys EnergyPlus in the Cloud
Sefaira recently announced that it has integrated EnergyPlus as a thermal analysis engine to work alongside Sefaira Fulcrum (Sefaira's existing engine for rapid energy modeling). Both of these are now available within the award-winning Sefaira web application -- the industry's leading software for high performing building design MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Hosted Microsoft Exchange - Market Quadrant, 2013"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "Hosted Microsoft Exchange - Market Quadrant, 2013" provides a competitive analysis of the Hosted Microsoft Exchange market. Hosted Microsoft Exchange providers offer cloud-based Microsoft Exchange Services in a wide range of configurations from dedicated to multi-tenant configurations for businesses of all sizes MarketWire

Istanbul-Gyeongju World Culture Expo 2013 Links Silkroad
Opens in Istanbul to run Aug. 31-Sept. 22 True taste of Korea-Turkey culture in 39 events in 8 categories Korean Wave actors, K-Pop stars to join forces With a rich history of 2,000 years, Gyeongju is heading for the European cultural city of Istanbul. The Province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do (Governor Kim Kwan Yong) will be in Istanbul Aug. 31-Sept MarketWire

HR Professionals in Greater China Reveal High Value of Innovation but Confirm Significant Barriers to Adopting 'Best Practice' Methods
Globally 74% of HR professionals admit their organisation should be doing more to demonstrate innovation in recruitment and talent management. However, a global study has revealed that in Greater China a corporate culture resistant to change, a lack of senior buy in and a lack of experience implementing innovative methods are the main barriers hindering the adoption of more innovative practices ACN Newswire

Tongda Group Announces 2013 Interim Results
Tongda Group Holdings Limited ("Tongda Group" or the "Group") (Stock Code: 698) announced its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2013 ACN Newswire

NEC Releases UNIVERGE 3C Version 8.5
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the availability of version 8.5 of its UNIVERGE 3C Unified Communications & Collaboration (UC&C) software platform ACN Newswire

Eisai Receives Approval to Market Pariet Triple Formulation Packs Rabecure 400 and 800 and Rabefine, for Primary and Secondary H. Pylori Eradication Respectively, in Japan
Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, President & CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that it has received marketing authorization from Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare for two types of triple formulation packs (combination packs) that contain its proton pump inhibitor Pariet (rabeprazole sodium) for Helicobacter pylori eradication ACN Newswire

Lexus to Open Luxury Brand Experience Space in Tokyo
Lexus International will open the first INTERSECT BY LEXUS luxury brand experience space in Tokyo's Aoyama district on August 30, 2013 as part of its AMAZING IN MOTION endeavors.INTERSECT BY LEXUS are unique-luxury spaces where people can experience Lexus without getting behind a steering wheel ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Develops Industry's Most Accurate Handwritten Chinese Character Recognition Technology Using AI
Fujitsu Research and Development Center Co., Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced development of industry's most accurate handwritten character recognition technology that employs artificial intelligence (AI) to mimic the workings of the human brain. Conventional handwritten character recognition attempts to identify a character based on the number and angle of its strokes ACN Newswire

MHI Develops Lubricant Oil-free Centrifugal Chillers Through Adoption of Magnetic Bearing System
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has developed two models of highly efficient centrifugal chillers featuring a totally lubricant oil-free magnetic bearing system. The adoption of the new magnetic bearing system - the first application in Japan in commercial-use centrifugal chillers - eliminates the need for lubricant oil ACN Newswire

Metso's financial information in 2014
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on August 21, 2013 at 11:05 a.m GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä delivers dual-fuel engines to Danish environmentally sound ferry
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 21 August 2013 at 10 am EET GlobeNewswire

Heijmans posts modest result in difficult market, increases share capital by near 10%

Heineken Holding N.V reports 2013 half year results: Resilient performance in challenging market conditions
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Aker Solutions wins contract for Johan Castberg floater study
21 August 2013 - Aker Solutions won a contract from Statoil to conduct an extended concept study for the floater for the Johan Castberg oilfield development in the Barents Sea. The contract, worth NOK 250 million, includes options for further work. GlobeNewswire

DNO International Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results
Oslo, 21 August 2013 -- DNO International ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas company, today announced second quarter 2013 net profit of NOK 280 million on operating revenue of NOK 764 million. Production climbed by nearly a third to 38,720 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd) on a company working interest basis from 29,061 boepd in the first quarter of 2013 and 23,234 boepd a year earlier. GlobeNewswire

Heineken N.V. reports 2013 half year results: Resilient performance in challenging market conditions
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Medigene to implement 4:1 share capital reduction effective 3 September 2013
Medigene AG /Medigene to implement 4:1 share capital reduction effective 3 September 2013 . Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

SinterCast Results April-June 2013
Record automotive engine volume achieved during the quarter   Positive outlook for further installations Second Quarter 2013 Revenue for Period: SEK 11.8 million (SEK 11.3 million)  GlobeNewswire

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