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Page 133 of Business News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



RoweBots Releases Ultra-Tiny Embedded-Linux(TM) RTOS for Renesas Technology’s 8-, 16- and 32-bit Microcontrollers

WATERLOO, Canada, May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — RoweBots Research, Inc., the leading supplier of tiny embedded Linux RTOS products, today announced the launch and release of DSPnano, Version 2, and Unison, Version 4. These two ultra-tiny embedded-Linux compatible RTOSs open Renesas Technology Corp.’s R8C, M16C and R32C/100 microcontroller (MCU) families to Linux and POSIX compatible development for the first time.

Momentum Transport Repeats as BBB Winner of Distinction

HOUSTON, Texas, May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For the second straight year, Momentum Transport — the nation’s premier auto and freight transport provider — has earned the Better Business Bureau’s coveted Winner of Distinction award, presented in recognition of Momentum Transport’s superior commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.

Convenience Stores Put Expenses on Ice – Kloppenberg’s ProfitICE Builds Profit Centers in Convenience Stores

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kloppenberg is pleased to announce its newly designed ProfitICE(TM) Ice Bagging machine. ‘ProfitICE is the convenience store’s new profit center; thus the name,’ says Joe Kloppenberg, President of Kloppenberg. And he added, ‘According to convenience store owners, the net difference between purchasing bagged ice and having in-house ice bagging operations is melting away some of the red in their operating expenses.’

Exponential Growth Appoints Chuck Morales as Vice President of Business Development

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Exponential Growth(TM) creator of a revolutionary new social networking platform for private investing, has appointed Chuck Morales to the position of Vice President, Business Development, where he will oversee the ongoing development of the web community platform as well as marketing direction and sales strategy.

Professional Academic Society Increases Opportunities and Resources for Part-Time College Educators

CHICAGO, Ill., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SoCAFE, The Society of Certified Adjunct Faculty Educators, has announced two major enhancements to its web-based certification program for adjunct instructors in higher education. These include expansion of membership eligibility and addition of a Director of Faculty Resources. Both are in response to a growing need for very high quality adjunct faculty in a shrinking educational marketplace.

TTI Engages 4TelecomHelp as Strategic Partner for WinBill Telecom Inventory and Expense Management Tool

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TeleManagement Technologies, Inc. (TTI) has added 4TelcomHelp as a strategic partner to market, distribute and provide service solutions utilizing TTI’s WinBill Telecom Inventory and Expense Management tool. 4TelcomHelp has chosen TTI because of their reputation in the marketplace, the flexibility of their TEM tools and their customer centric approach to software solutions.

Multi-Flow Introduces New T’ei Fountain-Dispensed Iced Tea Brand

HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Multi-Flow Industries, a manufacturer of fountain-dispensed beverages, announced the launch of T’ei, a new fountain-dispensed iced tea brand. T’ei (pronounced ‘tay’) will compete in a beverage category that continues to post solid growth. Current Iced Tea Trends, reported by Beverage World, show 12 percent growth.

Fourteen Georgia Business Brokers Named to Million Dollar Club

ATLANTA, Ga., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Despite economic turmoil, 14 members of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers earned membership to the prestigious Million Dollar Club for 2008. Each year the GABB, the state’s only professional association dedicated to buying and selling business, recognizes the state’s outstanding business brokers.

Carrier Ethernet Market Showing Double-Digit Growth Despite Recessionary Spending by Enterprises, says Insight Research

BOONTON, N.J., May 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — US enterprises and consumers are expected to spend more than $27 billion over the next five years on Ethernet services provided by carriers, according to a new market research study from The Insight Research Corporation. With metro-area and wide-area Ethernet services now available from virtually all major data service providers, the market is expected to grow at a compounded rate of over 25 percent, increasing from $2.4 billion in 2009 to reach nearly $7.8 billion by 2014.

Prevail Launches its Cession Web Service with access to Prevail Reinsurance System

NEW CANAAN, Conn., May 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading software and technology services provider for the property and casualty insurance industry, today announced the launch of its Cession Web Service. The Prevail Cession Web Service enables seamless integration of the Prevail Reinsurance System Cession Engine with websites, enterprise portals, corporate intranets and extranets, policy administration and loss management applications and other interactive services.

Virtue – A New Holy Incense?! — Perfume or Devotional Aid for the Spiritual Woman?

ORANGE, Calif., May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Virtue(R) has become one of the most intriguing fragrance concepts to emerge in many years. Neither a celebrity fragrance nor a twist of something else, Virtue(R) stands alone as a one-of-a-kind perfume. Whether you seek its transformative qualities as your signature perfume or a devotional aid, mimicking the Holy Incense, it offers a truly original sensory experience. IBI officially launched Virtue(R), April, 2007.

AtPrime Media, Inc. Announces New Retirement Plan Detective Software – The Pension Inspector ‘Compare and Rank’ Online Service

NEW YORK, N.Y., April 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AtPrime Media, Inc., the sponsor of the @Prime! Pension Inspector(R), the leading consumer and professional online tool for determining the financial performance of Qualified Retirement Plans, announces a new breakthrough service, Compare and Rank Online Service, previously unavailable to the general public, which it believes will be a helpful tool in these stressful economic times for focusing on Plans viability and stability.

MMDI’s Rebound HRD V Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., April 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Minnesota Medical Development, Inc. (MMDI) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to its new Rebound HRD V (Hernia Repair Device). The Rebound HRD V is intended to assist in the repair and/or reinforcement of hernia or other soft tissue defects where weakness exists and where the support of a nonabsorbable material is preferred.

New Medical Device: Swine Flu Could Be Detected in 15 Minutes

AURORA, Colo., April 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A Colorado company has created a disposable medical device that can – in 15 minutes – detect the presence of disease in a single drop of body fluid. ‘We have developed a device that can address major pandemics, like the swine flu one that’s threatening to emerge,’ said Beacon Biotechnology CEO, Fred Mitchell. ‘It could be used at airports, border crossings and at makeshift clinics designed to quarantine people infected with the disease.’

Sleep Studies Indicate that Sleep Loss Can Contribute to Weight Gain

LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Is your mattress making you fat? SleepBook.com, sponsored by Sit ‘n Sleep, recently interviewed two sleep experts to find out; their answers were surprisingly candid. Medical studies performed in the past few years are revealing that sleep loss can contribute to weight gain.

At Peace Floatation Spa Where ‘East Meets West’ – As The Fastest Growing Spa Therapy in Europe – ‘Floating’ Has Landed in Colleyville, Texas

COLLEYVILLE, Texas, April 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — At Peace Floatation Spa – with their television debut on Home and Lifestyle Television – is quickly gaining attention with their European-styled and famous Floatation therapy. Floatation Therapy consists of floating in 12-inches of body-tempered water, made incredibly dense with 800 pounds of toxin-extracting Epsom salts (magnesium sulfate). (VIDEO – VNR)

Video Uploads Become Highly Available for Web 2.0

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Aurigma, Inc. releases Video Uploader, a solution that makes it possible to implement video content upload for websites in a matter of minutes. Video content becomes more popular on the Web and in corporate intranets. User-generated video has now become a must-have section for many web sites – not just social networking sites, but even traditional broadcasters like BBC. Yet, for the majority of web sites video content is more of an add-on, rather than a core expertise.

QED Connect to Host Conference Call

MANCHESTER, N.H., April 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc. (OTC: QEDN / QEDN.pk), an innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced it will be hosting a conference call on Thursday, April 23rd, at 1:00 p.m. EDT for its investors. The Company will address the status of the business and the market for the Company’s products, including its SaaS product offerings.

Financial Applications on Cell Phones to Attract 2.2 Billion Users in the Next Five Years, says Insight Research

BOONTON, N.J., April 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Eight financial applications for mobile phones are forecasted to become part of the daily routine of nearly 2.2 billion mobile phone users worldwide over the next five years, says a new market research study released by the Insight Research Corporation. According to the market analysis study, these eight mobile financial applications will generate nearly $124 billion for application developers and for the cell phone companies providing access to these applications on their networks over the forecast period.

HostBridge Technology Reports Record Revenues in 2008

STILLWATER, Okla., April 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HostBridge® Technology, a leading provider of software that integrates mainframe data and applications with the latest web programs and other enterprise information systems, reported that 2008 was its second consecutive year of record annual revenues and income. The company achieved this growth as a result of a 69 percent increase in revenues from new licenses of its flagship HostBridge software product to Fortune 500 customers.

Napatech Wins Red Herring Award

BERLIN, Germany, April 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Red Herring has selected Napatech as a winner of the Red Herring 100 Europe, an award given to the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region each year. Red Herring’s lists of top private companies are an important part of the publication’s tradition of identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs.

QED Addresses Key Market Segment with a SOHO Version of Award Winning Application

MANCHESTER, N.H., April 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc. (OTC: QEDN), an innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced it will expand its channel (reseller) offering by introducing a Small-Office-Home-Office (SOHO) version of the Omni Lite product targeted at the Home Office Market.

Plastic or Wood Pallets: Which is Greener? Debunking the Environmental Myth of Plastic Pallets

VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Michael Smith, President and C.O.O. of PALNET, a leading nationwide supplier of shipping pallets, issued a statement today regarding the environmental impact of plastic versus wood pallets. According to Smith, ‘For all the green rhetoric being tossed around today by the manufacturers of plastic pallets about their sustainability and recyclable nature, the facts are still the facts.’

CityMade, Inc. Announces Direct Public Offering

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CityMade, Inc. today announced its direct public offering (DPO) of 800,000 shares of common stock that are being offered at U.S. $1.25 per share. This ground-floor investment opportunity is available to current customers, affiliate partners and the public.

New Sleep Book Helps People Get the Most Out of Their ZZZs

LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sit ‘n Sleep announces its sponsorship of SleepBook.com – a new educational web site designed to educate people about the importance of quality sleep. Site visitors are encouraged to take a short, but comprehensive survey about their sleep habits. Once the survey is complete, a free, customized ‘Sleep Book’ of approximately 35 to 40 pages is generated and delivered to the user’s inbox.

Authernative Granted US Patent on Communication Session Encryption and Authentication System

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Authernative, Inc., the leading developer of innovative user authentication and identity management technologies, announced today that the United States Patent & Trademark Office has granted the company its patent for a communication session encryption and authentication system. The newly issued US Patent No. 7,506,161 titled ‘Communication session encryption and authentication system’ describes a new encryption key management system.

Roger Craig Debuts New, All Natural Protein Powder at Orlando Fitness Show

ORLANDO, Fla., April 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Former all-star college and pro running back Roger Craig has teamed up with True Healthy Products, the company that ushered in the Stemulite Fitness Formula craze, to promote their latest product release, Protein Power Mix. Craig, who sports three championship rings, is still in excellent athletic condition today and runs several marathons every year, will be promoting the full range of True Healthy’s product line.

QED Connect to Address Education Sector

MANCHESTER, N.H., April 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc. (OTC: QEDN / QEDN.pk), an innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced it will introduce an Educational Program with a special price structure to support those partners who sell into the education sector, making it easier for education organizations to comply with the Children’s Internet Protection Act 2000 (CIPA).

Taycor’s Free Equipment Financing Calculator Shows Businesses How a $30,000 Item Can Be Acquired for Only $1,300 Up Front

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Many business owners don’t realize that they can get the equipment they need for very little cash out of pocket,’ says Bob Skibinski, CEO of Taycor Financial. ‘We’ve created a free online equipment financing calculator that shows you exactly what your monthly payments are going to be as well as the return on investment you’ll see by putting the new equipment to work in your business.’

Affiliate Media, Inc. Receives 2008 Presidential Award from MAP

IRVINE, Calif., April 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Affiliate Media, Inc. (AMI), a recognized leader in the worldwide online affiliate marketing space, has been named among the winners of the 2008 Presidential Awards by prominent management consulting organization MAP (Management Action Programs).

QED Connect Receives Initial Order for its Omni Lite Version of Award Winning Application

MANCHESTER, N.H., April 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc. (OTC:QEDN / QEDN.pk), an innovative software as a service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced receiving $100,000 in advanced orders for the Omni Lite product from its UK channel partner. The product is architected specifically for channel partners as it offers a high level of functionality as well the capability to allow users to leverage their own brand.

Publisher Bucks the Trend, Releases New Magazines

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., April 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While publishers around the world are restructuring and ceasing production of popular magazines, art and crafting publisher Stampington & Company has been developing new titles to add to their family of publications. In 2009, they will launch a total of eight new titles, which will account for 12 of the 75 issues they will produce during the year.

Napatech Introduces New Cost-Effective 4 Port GbE Adapter

ANDOVER, Mass., April 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Napatech today announced the introduction of a new member to their NT4 family of high-performance 4 port 1 Gbps Ethernet network adapters for PCI-Express. The new adapter is named NT4E-STD and is an enhanced PCI-Express version of the widely deployed Napatech XD adapter for PCI-X. The NT4E-STD provides 4 x 1 Gbps Ethernet ports, doubling the number of interfaces currently provided by the XD Adapter and thereby halving the port cost.

GDFII/LP Sucralose Win Over Competitor Tate and Lyle

EXETER, Calif., April 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Leading Sucralose manufacturer Guangdong Food Industry Institute/L&P Food Ingredient Co. Ltd. (GDFII/L&P) today announced that the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) in Washington D.C. ruled in its favor in a Section 337 patent dispute (docket no. 337-TA-604) filed against the company by its competitor, Tate & Lyle Corporation (T&L).

New Innovative and Economical Drum Wrap Company Makes Refinishing Your Old Drum Set a Possibility Without Straining Your Finances

EVERETT, Wash., April 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sic•Skinz Custom Drum Wraps (sicskinz.com) has announced availability of their innovative and easy to install Custom Drum Wraps. These drum wraps allow anyone to effectively re-finish their drum set in a fraction of the time and a fraction of the cost of conventional drum coverings.

QED Connect Announces Lite Version of Award Winning Application

NASHUA, N.H., April 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc. (OTC: QEDN / QEDN.pk), an innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced the introduction of Omni Lite, a partner focused version of their 2008 award winning SaaS application. In addition to providing SaaS applications, the MSP’s, ISP’s and Telco’s will be able to leverage their own brand to increase sales to their existing subscribers.

InstaParking Teams Up with Tim Hortons So Customers Can Park, Fly and Drink at the Buffalo Airport

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — InstaParking LLC announced this week the startup of the Park, Fly and Drink program at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. Customers that park at InstaParking are given a Tim Hortons token of appreciation on behalf of InstaParking. Both businesses opened in December 2008. InstaParking is located at 4455 Genesee Street, directly across from the east entrance of the airport.

QED Connect Introduces MSP / ISP / Telco Program

NASHUA, N.H., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — QED Connect, Inc., (OTC: QEDN / QEDN.pk), an innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, today announced their new program which is designed to increase Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) for its channel partners. ARPU is a key measuring tool frequently used by MSP’s, ISP’s and Telco’s to assess the average revenue that each subscriber generates. QED’s subscription-based model will help position the company as a leading security application provider.

MonetaSuite Debuts at ABA TECHSHOW 2009

CHICAGO, Ill., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bottom Line Time today announced the launch of MonetaSuite at the ABA TECHSHOW(R) 2009. MonetaSuite is the Company’s flagship software product family that intuitively and seamlessly track, tag and report the time high-value workers spend in email and other productivity applications. The applications work in the background, tracking tasks and allowing the user to work without interruption.

James Allen Releases ‘Perfectly-Set’ Preset Engagement Rings

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Online jewelry retailer JamesAllen.com is making buying diamond engagement rings even easier with the exciting launch of their exclusive one-step Perfectly Set(TM) engagement rings. With this innovative process – unique to James Allen – a shopper can select an engagement ring that is pre-set with a beautiful diamond. If the shopper wishes to upgrade the diamond pre-selected for the ring, he can then choose from six diamonds especially chosen by James Allen’s diamond experts.