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Viking Systems, Inc.
Viking Systems, Inc. and Platinum Medical Enter Into Exclusive Distribution Agreement
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Viking Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:VKSY), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of 3-D and 2-D vision systems for minimally invasive surgical (MIS) procedures, has entered into an exclusive Distribution Agreement with privately-owned Platinum Medical, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada. Under the agreement, Viking's state-of-the-art 3Di Digital Vision Systems and 2Di Digital Vision Systems will be incorporated into Platinum Medical's line of advanced surgical solutions.
Cross Atlantic Commodities Inc.
Cross Atlantic Commodities, Inc. Announces the Start-Up of Its Wholesale Food Division
MIAMI, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cross Atlantic Commodities, Inc. (OTCBB:CXAC), a diversified commodities importer, is pleased to announce the commencement of operations for our new wholesale foods division. We will be presenting products to all major retailers throughout the United States, through our extensive broker network, which, along with existing relationships, has enabled us to go direct to most major chains. We estimate serving at least the top 50 retailers, along with established distribution houses.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Adds More Than 25 Million New Subscribers Worldwide in Third Quarter 2006
COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) announced today that the total number of CDMA2000(r) subscribers reached 302 million, adding more than 25 million 3G subscribers in the third quarter. CDMA2000 1xEV-DO added 9 million new users, taking the total number of 1xEV-DO subscribers to more than 45 million. CDMA2000 remains the dominant 3G technology in the world. It currently represents up to 75% of the entire 3G subscriber base worldwide. The total CDMA subscriber base using cdmaOne and CDMA2000 services surpassed 350 million at the end of 3Q 2006. Net subscriber additions during this quarter reached an all-time high of nearly 19 million, with the evolutionary migration from 2G cdmaOne to 3G CDMA2000 nearing an end.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Operators in India Witness Another Record-Breaking Month in Subscriber Growth
NEW DELHI, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that CDMA2000(r) operators in India have added another record breaking 2.05 million net subscribers for the month of October. This brings the total number of CDMA wireless subscribers in India to 40.5 million. CDMA2000 now accounts for nearly 30 percent of the total wireless subscriber base in the country. Reliance Communications and Tata Teleservices continue to lead the market with a combined 38.3 million subscribers.
Coffee Pacifica Update
ATLANTA, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On November 14, 2006, Coffee Pacifica (OTCBB:CFPC) released third quarter results for the period ending September 30, 2006.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Opens Engineering Center of Excellence in Huntsville
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and its partners in government, industry and academia have opened a "one-stop shop" for mechanical engineering innovation and solutions. The Huntsville System & Mechanical Engineering Center of Excellence (HSMECOE) was created to expedite development and delivery of high-technology, platform-based systems -- especially command, control and communications systems -- to the military.
Perceptive Software Releases ImageNow 6.0 Sunflower
SHAWNEE, Kan., Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Perceptive Software, Inc. today announced the general availability of ImageNow 6.0 Sunflower, the latest version of the company's flagship document management, imaging and workflow software suite. ImageNow 6.0 Sunflower features enhancements designed to further simplify business processes, including version control and library services, digital signatures, ImageNow Projects, ImageNow Worksheets and ImageNow Workflow Designer.