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AuGRID Enters Joint Venture With Windham Resources, Inc.
CLEVELAND, March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- AuGRID Corporation (Pink Sheets:AUGC) announces that it has entered into an agreement with Windham Resources, Inc. ("Windham") to acquire interests in Windham's mineral properties located in the State of Nevada. Windham owns the rights to the Hill of Gold lode mining claims, located in the Tonopah, Nevada Mining District and the New Era Mine located near Searchlight, Nevada, and also participates as a joint venture partner in a project with proven ore reserves located in San Bernardino County, California.
Cell Power Technologies, Inc.
Cell Power Technologies, Inc. Signs Merger Agreement with Portagy Corp., Also Announces 1-for-6 Reverse Split
BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cell Power Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:CLPW) announced today that it has signed a definitive merger agreement with Portagy Corp. of Agoura Hills, California. Portagy holds distributorship rights to Porta-Jump, a new innovative product which can recharge a vehicle battery in less than 10 minutes through the cigarette adapter without the driver ever having to leave the vehicle. Porta-Jump has the potential of replacing jumper cables and reducing the need for roadside assistance in many situations. Porta-Jump will come in both single use and rechargeable models. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of March 2006 and is subject to customary closing conditions. As a result of the merger, Portagy stockholders will control Cell Power.
Tell Me Girlfriend
Exciting New Website Brings the Best of the Internet to Busy Women; Tell Me Girlfriend Targets 'Late Boomers'
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Being "in the know" is no problem at Tell Me Girlfriend. www.TellMeGirlfriend.com, a recently launched internet portal provides busy women a new way to search for hip, hard-to-find, unique products geared to enhance their lifestyle. "We're like your personal online shoppers," says Terri Saeed, Founder. Like many internet-savvy women, Saeed loved the convenience of online shopping, but she was discouraged when she tried to find products that were out-of-the-ordinary. Search engines directed her to too many sites to count, and she still could not find what she wanted. Fellow Founders Alex Hill and Suzanne Jonsen had the same experiences, and they decided there must be a better way. The partners developed a better way, and Tell Me Girlfriend was born.
Aaron Rents, Inc.
Photo Release -- NASCAR Driver Michael Waltrip Steers Longhorns' National Championship Tribute
ATLANTA, March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aaron Rents, Inc., the nation's leader in the rental, sales and lease ownership, specialty retailing and rental of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, today announced that 11-time Busch Series winner Michael Waltrip will commemorate the University of Texas football team's National Championship victory by decorating the No. 99 Aaron's Dream Machine in a special UT paint scheme during the upcoming NASCAR Busch Series race Saturday, April 8, 2006.
ADVA Optical Networking
Telekom Austria Deploys ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 2000 to Offer Managed Storage Services
MAHWAH, N.J. and MARTINSRIED/MUNICH, Germany, March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telekom Austria is Europe's first network service provider to implement ADVA Optical Networking's Fiber Service Platform (FSP) 2000 to offer 4Gbit/s networking options to business customers for quick, flexible data transport services. Deployed in its network via Siemens Austria, Telekom Austria is currently involved in a managed-service project to operate a backup data center solution over a 50km long optical fiber connection for a backup data center for Sony DADC Austria AG.
Ethos Environmental, Inc.
Victor Industries Signs Letter of Intent With Ethos
LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Victor Industries (OTCBB:VICI) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has executed a letter of intent with San Diego-based Ethos Environmental, Inc. ("Ethos"), and expects a merger to be completed in the near future. Merger discussions with Ethos commenced because the Company's previously contemplated transaction with FSP was progressing slower than initially anticipated, directly leading to the Company's termination of those negotiations in favor of bringing to fruition a merger with Ethos on an expedited basis.
Airvana Launches Carrier-Grade Platform for Fixed Mobile Convergence
CHELMSFORD, Mass., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Airvana, Inc. (www.airvana.com), an innovator and leader in mobile broadband infrastructure based on 3G 1x EV-DO air interface technology, today announced the launch of its Universal Access Gateway (UAG), which allows operators to extend their subscriber services across other access technologies. More specifically, carriers can maintain a branded presence and continue offering services through any IP-based network, including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and WiMax. The UAG is a highly reliable, standards-based network element that provides carrier-class security, IP mobility, and quality of service.