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United Online, Inc.
United Online Announces Fourth-Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), the nation's leading provider of value-priced Internet access services, today announced that it will release results for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year ended December 31, 2003, before market open on February 4, 2004. United Online recently changed its fiscal-year end from June 30 to December 31.
21st Century Technologies, Inc.
Grand Island, Nebraska Fire Department Joins the Growing Ranks of ProMag Users
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Grand Island, Nebraska's fire department has become the latest to acquire ProMag, the permanent magnet powered quick sealing system for leaks and ruptures, manufactured by 21st Century Technologies'(OTCBB:TFCT) wholly-owned subsidiary, Trident Technologies, Inc. The Department asked for early delivery of its ProMag 6 Set so it would be available for demonstration to 6 early response teams from other fire departments set to visit Grand Island for training during the latter part of February, 2004. Trident will comply with Grand Island's request. Additional sales are a distinct possibility.
Pomerantz Grossman Hufford Dahlstrom & Gross LLP
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Biopure Corporation with Securities Fraud -- BPUR
NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit against Biopure Corporation ("Biopure" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:BPUR) and three of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Biopure during the period between March 17, 2003 and December 24, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The case was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
Wolseley PLC -- live audio webcast
WORCESTERSHIRE, U.K., Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolseley PLC: European Strategy Briefing and Live webcast with investors and analysts available Thursday, January 15 at 10:00GMT on http://www.cantos.com.
Trimedyne Reports Revenues and Profits for the Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended September 30, 2003
IRVINE, Calif, Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trimedyne, Inc. (OTCBB:TMED) today reported a net profit of $1,034,000 or $0.08 per share ($0.07 per share fully diluted) on revenues of $6,459,000 for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2003, compared to a loss before income taxes of $1,215,000 or $(0.09) per share on revenues of 7,057,000 for the prior fiscal year. Net profit for quarter ended September 30, 2003 was $172,000 or $0.02 per share on net revenues of $1,624,000, compared to a loss before income taxes of $165,000 or $(.01) per share on revenues of $1,649,000 for the year earlier period. Income taxes for both periods were not significant.
USA Video Interactive Corporate
Powerful Anti-Piracy Technology is Now Available from USA Video Interactive Corp.
OLD LYME, Conn., Jan. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- USA Video Interactive Corp. (USVO) (OTCBB:USVO) (TSX Venture Exchange:US)(BSE/Frankfurt:USF) (http://www.usvo.com/)announced today that MediaSentinel, Version 1.0, a suite of software based upon the Company's proprietary patent-pending core content protection technology, has been released and is available for licensing. MediaSentinel will be useful to a variety of interests, allowing each of them to embed information within video content, such as information about its ownership, date of transmission, the unique IP (Internet Protocol) address of the recipient, etc. MediaSentinel watermarks are invisible to human perception, allowing the integrity and quality of video content to be maintained. At the same time, MediaSentinel watermarks are extremely robust and highly resistant to a wide variety of image processing attacks that pirates might use in an attempt to remove the watermark.