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Page 147 of Business News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Net Integration Technologies Signs OEM Agreement with Engate Technology for Connection Level Anti-Spam Security

SAN JOSE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Engate Technology Corporation, a leading anti-spam supplier and pioneer of next generation network profiling and connection management security solutions, today announced the signing of an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Agreement with Net Integration Technologies Inc., a provider of all-in-one small business servers.

Acme Made Introduces All New Line of Innovative Totes and Laptop Bags

PORTLAND, Ore. – Dec. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Acme Made(R) has recently introduced its new line of designer bags and laptop cases for the holidays. The highlights of the line include the ‘Metro Tote,’ their new Telun vulcanized canvas, and their sustainable textile, EcoStripe.

GateKeeper USA, Inc. Announced Today A Stock Split

GAITERSBURG, Md. – Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GateKeeper USA, Inc. (PINK: GTKP / GTKP.pk), formerly Legendary Superstars, Inc. (Pink Sheets: LSPS / LSPS.pk) announced its Board of Directors has authorized a one for four stock split of all of the issued and outstanding shares of the company of shareholder of record as of November 28, 2007. The purpose of the reverse split is to bring the overwhelming number of outstanding shares to a manageable number as the company prepares to begin trading of its common stock.

GateKeeper USA, Inc. Announced Today the Appointment of a New Slate of Board of Directors

GAITERSBURG, Md. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GateKeeper USA, Inc. (PINK: GTKP / GTKP.pk), formerly Legendary Superstars, Inc. (announced today the appointment of A. John Leontakianakos and Nicholas Canakakis to its Board of Directors. GateKeeper USA is engaged in the maritime container industry as it relates to container security and protection.

MyHealthGate, Inc. Partners with Amy’s Kitchen

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a move that highlights their commitment to equipping their users with the best information on how to lead healthy lifestyles, MyHealthGate, Inc. has partnered with a leading natural foods company, Amy’s Kitchen.

GateKeeper USA, Inc. Announced Today Change in Officers and Directors

GAITERSBURG, Md. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GateKeeper USA, Inc. (PINK: GTKP / GTKP.pk), formerly Legendary Superstars, Inc. (Pink Sheets: LSPS / LSPS.pk) announced today the resignation of Mr. Roy Vinkemeir and the appointment of Mr. James W. Wishart as Chairman of The Board and CEO of the company. Mr. Wishart has assumed global responsibilities for the Corporation effective November 30th, 2007 and has taken the lead in development and launch of the company’s container security device, Container Automated Monitoring System.

epOxybOx Kicks off the Holiday Shopping Season

VENICE, Calif. – Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This holiday season, epOxybOx and epOxyGreen, sister companies specializing in green art, and environmentally friendly products for personal use and home design, kick off the holiday gift-giving season with a Holiday Extravaganza on December 7, 2007, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. All are welcome to an evening of music, gourmet treats from Market Gourmet, and wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.

Social Platform LLC Positioned in the Magic Quadrant Report for Team Collaboration and Social Software, 2007

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Social Platform LLC, a leading provider of white label social networking software, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the niche players quadrant in the ‘Team Collaboration and Social Software, 2007 Magic Quadrant’ report.

Online Employee Benefits Website Launched for Employers – HowellDIRECT(TM)

WILKES-BARRE. Pa. – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Howell Benefit Services, Inc. (Howell), with offices in northeastern and central Pennsylvania recently introduced HowellDIRECT(TM), a turnkey, web-based employee benefit solution for small and mid-size employers. The product was released on the internet this month and is available to employers in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. Expansion to other states is scheduled for 2008.

Congressman Virgil Goode to Receive Stephen Dill Lee Award Wednesday

ELM SPRINGS, COLUMBIA, Tenn. – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sons of Confederate Veterans Commander-in-Chief Christopher M. Sullivan will present the Stephen Dill Lee Award to Congressman Virgil Goode of Virginia at a ceremony sponsored by the Jefferson Davis Camp, #305, Sons of Confederate Veterans.

Announcing the Launch of Affinity Healthcare

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The internal medicine/family practice medical group practices formerly named Greater Northwest Medical Group, North Suburban Internists and Adult Care Specialists have merged to become Affinity Healthcare, LLC.

OpenNETCF Brings ASP.NET to Windows CE

CHICAGO, Ill. – Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — OpenNETCF Consulting announces the launch of a new product – Padarn – an ASP.NET web server for Windows CE. Designed primarily for embedded applications requiring remote network access for configuration of data access, Padarn is a lightweight ASP.NET web server designed to run under Windows CE.

Protium Technologies Announces Partnership Agreement with Software Radio Leader, Vanu(R) Inc.

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. – Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Protium Technologies, Inc. and Vanu, Inc. have signed a teaming agreement formalizing their business relationship. Under terms of the agreement, Protium will continue to design, develop and manufacture a line of RF front-end equipment to meet the requirements of Vanu’s leading-edge, software defined radio architecture.

Software Techniques Inc. Selects M2SYS Fingerprint Software to Meet Continuous Growth and Demand for Desktop Biometric Time and Attendance Solutions

ATLANTA, Ga. – Nov. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology, an award-winning biometric fingerprint technology firm, announced today that Software Techniques Inc. has enhanced their TimeKRON PC-based time and attendance software by integrating M2SYS’ Bio-SnapON(TM) solution.

Authernative Granted U.S. Patent on Key Conversion Method for Communication Session Encryption and Authentication System

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Nov. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Authernative, Inc., the 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 key conversion method.

New Report Examines Pharmaceutical Sales Force Effectiveness

LONDON, U.K. and NEW YORK, N.Y. – Nov. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With the ever-increasing pressure to ensure maximum return on investment, sales force effectiveness is becoming a high priority in the global pharmaceutical industry. Reports have shown that while sales forces represent the largest spend in pharma sales and marketing, return on this investment has declined sharply in recent years.

Bioscrypt Integrates SecuGen’s Fingerprint Sensor into the V-Station (Optical) Reader

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SecuGen is proud to announce that Bioscrypt Inc. (TSX: BYT), a leading provider of identity and access management solutions, has chosen to integrate SecuGen’s fingerprint sensor into their V-Station (Optical) reader.

USMotivation Announces New Meetings Alliance and Partnership

ATLANTA, Ga. – Nov. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USMotivation, a GA-based incentive management company, today announced the creation of a strategic partnership with MeetingAdvice to better address the needs of the meetings market.

Metrofunk.com Launches Bringing Together Celebrities and Trendsetters

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Nov. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Metrofunk announced today that their invite-only social network built by trendsetters, Metrofunk.com, has officially launched. Metrofunk.com, a site devoted entirely to the genres of nightlife, fashion, music, and film will provide a centralized place for people to gather information on what is hot and trendy in the genres of their interest.

New Gaming System from WidowPC Receives Top Rating from PC Gamer Magazine

BOULDER, Colo. – Nov. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — WidowPC(R), a leading boutique brand of high performance, gaming computer recently won PC Gamer Magazine’s highest rating, ‘Excellent’ for its Intel-based, Widow IX2 SLI gaming computer. PC Gamer Magazine cites the Widow IX2 SLI, in its holiday edition as being ‘faster than nature intended.’

Spending on Managed Services Increasing As Enterprises Turn to Outsourcing to Handle Complexity, Says Insight Research

BOONTON, N.J. – Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The US managed services market will grow at a compounded rate of 10 percent over the next five years as growth continues across all segments of the managed services value chain, says a new market study from Insight Research. The report notes that in today’s sophisticated communications environment, full time managed service professionals are in the best position to assist enterprises to realize the full potential of IP networking.

Technology Insight Corporation Awarded for Supplier Excellence

BOSTON, Mass. – Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Technology Insight Corporation (TIC) was recently acknowledged for their product excellence. Wabash National Corporation, a leading manufacturer of semi-trailers in North America, awarded TIC the National Supplier Recognition Award.

Worldwide Telecom Industry Growing Ten Percent Annually, Revenues Expected to Reach $2.7 Trillion by 2013, says Insight Research Corp.

BOONTON, N.J. – Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Global telecommunications industry services revenue will reach $1.7 trillion by the close of 2008, with continued strong growth in wireless leading the way, says a new market analysis report from The Insight Research Corporation. According to the new industry market study, overall telecommunications services revenues are expected to grow at a compounded rate of nearly 10.3 percent over the next few years, reaching $2.7 trillion by 2013.

Charlie Allen Restorations Wins Contractor of the Year (CotY) Award

BOSTON, Mass. – Nov. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Charlie Allen Restorations has been recognized with the Contractor of the Year (CotY) Gold Award for Residential Interiors for its meticulous renovation of an 1853 Greek Revival home in Cambridge, MA. The Eastern Massachusetts chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (EM-NARI) presented the award on Wednesday, November 7.

CheapOair is a Hitwise Top 10 Award Winner for the Third Time Consecutively!

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Nov. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapOair, a top budget travel website dedicated to leveraging the latest technology to deliver cheap flights, is proud to announce that it has won the Hitwise Top 10 Award for the third time consecutively; ranking #9 by visitors among all U.S. Websites in the Travel Agencies Category for the Quarter ending July – September 2007.

CRNC and Digital Providers Form Service Provider Atlantic Metro Communications

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — James Cornman and Stephen Klenert, two well-known executives on the New York technology scene, have joined forces to create a new managed internet services provider (ISP) known as Atlantic Metro Communications. All services previously provided will continue uninterrupted and will benefit from the merged network infrastructure and increased operational support staff.

Dragon Pearl Supports Our Troops in Iraq with Tea

GROVER BEACH, Calif. – Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sergeant Kolmar, stationed in Iraq, is one of the thousands of troops who now have received natural green tea from California-based Dragon Pearl Tea. He sent his thanks for the U.S. Troop Care Package that contained a travel-size version of Dragon Pearl’s most popular tea product. ‘Our Platoon buddy loved the tea,’ he wrote.

Falling Home Prices Cause Homeowners to Focus on Cost Savings When Remodeling

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While interest in remodeling remains high, the most recent survey of 5,000 U.S. homeowners by remodelestimates.com reveals that cost savings is now a key consideration as U.S. home prices continue to decline. The ‘Fall 2007 Remodelestimates.com Remodeling Sentiment Report,’ a semi-annual survey of 5,000 U.S. homeowners, shows a continuing trend among homeowners toward minimizing remodeling costs.

Wham Bang Comics Debuts Two-Fisted Adventures #1

LAKE WORTH, Texas – Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thirteen-year-old Jake Tinsley will realize a lifelong dream this week when a character he invented as a young boy debuts in a new comic book published by Galveston-based Wham Bang Comics. The 50-page book houses Jake’s comic, Night Owl, and three other titles.

Bantam Recognized in 2007 Inc. 5000

NEW YORK, N.Y. and AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Inc. recognized Bantam Electronics, Inc., a leading provider of high mix electronics manufacturing services for emerging companies, on its inaugural Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. The Inc. 5,000, an extension of Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 500 list, catches many businesses that are too big to grow at the pace required to make the Inc. 500.

ABC Senior Services Expands into the Granada Hills / Sherman Oaks, California Areas

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – Nov. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the Granada Hills/Sherman Oaks, California areas. America’s premier in-home care, assisted living placement service, and personal response company, is proud to announce seniors in Granada Hills/Sherman Oaks can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care.

Always Best Care Senior Services Expands to San Diego

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Nov. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the San Diego area. America’s premier In-Home Care, Assisted Living Placement Service, and Personal Response Company, is proud to announce seniors in San Diego can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care. For over a decade, a caring relationship has been the foundation of our work.

ACS Data Recovery Launches Nationwide Regional Affiliate Program for Computer Repair Centers

TEMPLE, Texas – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ACS Data Recovery, a worldwide leader in hard drive and RAID data recovery services, is proud to announce the official launch of their brand new Regional Affiliate Program for computer service providers and networking professionals. While the company’s new program offers robust discounts on data recovery services, it also offers additional PR for the Affiliate.

Always Best Care Senior Services Expands into Colorado Springs, Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the Colorado Springs, Colorado area. America’s premier In-Home Care, Assisted Living Placement Service, and Personal Response Company, is proud to announce seniors in Colorado Springs can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care.

Subscribers to Telecommunication Services Continues Growing in 2007, Says Insight Research

BOONTON, N.J. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While industry consolidation has wrought major changes in the U.S. telecommunications industry service provider segments, the wireless carriers stand out as clear winners, though all segments continue to add new subscribers, says a new report from Insight Research. The wireless companies will be adding new subscribers at a rate nearly double the overall telecommunications subscriber growth rate.

E-Commerce Site Supports American-Made Products and Encourages a Sustainable Future

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Sustainable” has become an American buzz word and ‘buy local’ is a message that is popping up everywhere. That’s why a newly launched e-commerce site, MadeinUSAForever.com, promises to sell items made only in the U.S.

Arclinea Boston Wins Two Gold Awards at 2007 Prism Awards

BOSTON, Mass. – Oct. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Arclinea Boston is the winner of two 2007 PRISM Gold Awards, for Best Remodeling of a Kitchen Over $100,000 and Best Remodeling of a Kitchen $50,000 – $100,000. Presented by the Builders Association of Greater Boston (BAGB) on Wednesday, October 24 at the Park Plaza Hotel, the PRISM Awards honor exceptional building, design, sales, and marketing.

World’s First Spiritual Perfume and Connecting to God – Scent Makes Sense … According to God and Science

ORANGE, Calif., Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Recent scientific findings indicates new niche fragrance, Virtue(R) parfum, and its inspirational concept are on solid ground with olfactory research, associative behavior research, and the Bible. ‘Virtue was created to be a reminder for Godly focus and help a person connect through fragrance. We developed it for anyone seeking a relationship with their Creator,’ said Vicki Pratt, President, of IBI.

Residential Phone Customers’ Move to Cable Calling Means Phone Companies Lose $8 Billion Over Five Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

BOONTON, N.J. – Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The top 11 cable operators continue to grab share of the residential phone markets, a move that will cost the incumbent phone companies nearly eight billion dollars over the next five years, says a new market research report from Insight Research Corp.

LBA Group Makes Premier List of the 5,000 Fastest-Growing U.S. Businesses

GREENVILLE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LBA Group, Inc. announces that it has made Inc. magazine’s list of the top 5,000 fastest-growing businesses in the nation with a ranking of 3,613 and a three-year sales growth of 80 percent. Inc. 5,000 lists companies, that when put together, represents the backbone of the U.S. economy.