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SoftNet Technology Corp.
SoftNet Technology Strengthens Management Team Adds Two Senior Executives
CRANFORD, N.J., Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SoftNet Technology Corp. (OTCBB:STTC) (German WKN No.: A0B7RZ) is pleased to announce that Tucker McDonagh and Jim Booth have been added to the management team of SoftNet Technology. Mr. Booth's employment experience includes senior level positions with Cingular Wireless, BellSouth Wireless Data, Black & Decker/DeWalt, as well as Merck. McDonagh is a veteran IT Services entrepreneur and private investor having successfully led management teams in both private and public technology firms including: marchFIRST/ USWeb/CKS, TNT, Coopers & Lybrand, and Digital Equipment.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Operators to be First to Offer Carrier-Grade VoIP
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CTIA WIRELESS IT & ENTERTAINMENT -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that CDMA2000(r) operators upgrading to 1xEV-DO Revision A (Rev A) with conversational QoS capability will be the first to offer carrier-grade voice over internet protocol (VoIP) communication services over wireless 3G networks. Beyond supporting an entire new line-up of real-time and concurrent services that use VoIP packets, this evolutionary upgrade will enable network convergence and an associated reduction in operating expenses. Specifically, QoS enabled Rev A networks will increase downlink and uplink speeds, provide symmetry, and reduce latency and jitter for delay sensitive services that require increased levels of priority. Such services include: voice-over IP (VoIP), push-to-talk (PTT), push-to-media, video conferencing, multicasting, and richly rendered 3D gaming with multiple players.
National Philanthropic Trust
John Templeton Foundation Selects National Philanthropic Trust for Supporting Organization Services
JENKINTOWN, Pa., Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- National Philanthropic Trust (NPT), one of the nation's 100 largest charities and among the top 35 grant makers in the United States, today announced their selection by the John Templeton Foundation (JTF) to manage a new Supporting Organization called Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi). The John Templeton Foundation's mission is to serve as a philanthropic catalyst for scientific discovery on what scientists and philosophers call the 'Big Questions,' ranging from questions about the laws of nature to the nature of creativity and consciousness.
FierceMarkets Notches 400,000 Subscriber Milestone
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- -- CTIA I.T. -- FierceMarkets (www.fiercemarkets.com) today announced that its 16 newsletters have achieved a combined circulation of more than 400,000. This milestone highlights the value of the FierceMarkets publications in the eyes of executives, investors and decision-makers in growth industries such as wireless, gaming, biotech, health care, IT and telecom.
Bitfone's FusionDM Energizes the Mobile User-Experience
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bitfone Corporation (www.bitfone.com), a pioneer and a patent holder of Over-the-Air (OTA) technology for mobile phones, today announced the availability of its FusionDM solution which gives operators and manufacturers valuable real-time OTA access of subscribers' phones to reduce complexity and accelerate the adoption of advanced mobile Internet services.
CON-SPACE Communications Ltd.
CON-SPACE Opens U.S. Office
RICHMOND, British Columbia, Sept. 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CON-SPACE Communications Ltd. (TSX-V:CCB) (con-space.com) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, CON-SPACE Communications Inc., has expanded its sales channels and launched its first sales office in the U.S.