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SPOT Satellite Messenger Delivers Over 2.5 Million Message Transmissions in First Nine Months
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- OUTDOOR RETAILER SUMMER MARKET (BOOTH 188&190) -- SPOT LLC, the pioneer behind the award-winning SPOT Satellite Messenger(tm) today announced it has delivered more than 2.5 million SPOT message transmissions since it was first made available to customers in November 2007. The SPOT Satellite Messenger was first unveiled to the outdoor industry at last year's Outdoor Retailer Summer Market conference. Since its debut, this breakthrough safety device has won numerous industry awards, been featured by various media and most importantly - its unique satellite messaging and tracking capability has helped save dozens of lives worldwide.
Protection One, Inc.
Protection One Announces Second Quarter 2008 Results
LAWRENCE, Kan., Aug. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Protection One, Inc. (Nasdaq:PONE), one of the leading providers of security monitoring services in the United States, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008. All comparisons below are to the quarter ended June 30, 2007 unless otherwise indicated.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Completes Contract to Provide Radiation Detection Equipment for the 2008 Beijing Olympics
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB:UNDT) (Frankfurt:PO8), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and other infectious health threats and provider of counter-terrorism consulting and training services, reported today that it has received and fulfilled a contract to provide radiation detection equipment for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The devices are capable of detecting Gamma and Neutron Radiation and are designed to provide portal protection and have been delivered to Beijing ahead of the Olympic Games.
Virgin America Celebrates a Successful Virgin Year
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Virgin America, the California-based airline that is making flying good again, today is marking its first year of flying with birthday celebrations for guests and teammates at its home base of San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and across all of its destination city airports.
CombiMatrix to Present At Noble Financial Equity Conference
MUKILTEO, Wash., Aug. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CombiMatrix Corporation (Nasdaq:CBMX) announced today that Amit Kumar, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer will present at the Fourth Annual Noble Financial Equity Conference at 1:00 p.m.(Pacific) on Monday, August 18, 2008 at the Loews Lake Las Vegas Resort, Nevada.