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Web Analytics Association
Web Analytics Association Adopts Anti-Spyware Principles; Cookie Education Still a Significant Need
WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Website visitors are beginning to understand cookies can serve a positive, practical purpose for both the site owner and visitor but much education still needs to be done from both the industry and consumer perspective, says the Web Analytics Association (WAA), http://www.webanalyticsassociation.org, the not-for-profit professional organization dedicated to promoting the understanding of web analytics through education, advocacy, standards, research and technology.
Consolidated Abaddon Resources Inc.
Drilling on Sims Lake Uranium Project in Labrador to Begin
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Consolidated Abaddon Resources Inc. (TSX-V:ABN) (Frankfurt:E2L) announces that drilling on the Company's 100% owned Sims Lake Uranium Project located northwest of Churchill Falls in western Labrador is scheduled to start at the end of August 2006. International Uranium Corporation (TSX:IUC) is the operator and has been granted the exclusive right and Initial Option to acquire a 51% interest in the uranium rights to the Sims Lake property over a period of 2 years.
Maxent's New 50-Inch High-Definition Plasma Display Delivers Outstanding Performance and Extraordinary Value with Integration of Japanese Panel Technology
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maxent, a leading provider of high-quality, value-priced flat-panel display solutions, today announced the expansion of its line of feature-rich flat panel digital televisions with the availability of the new 50-inch diagonal WXGA plasma display (MX-5020HPM). Available nationwide at a suggested list price of $2,499, the HDTV-Ready MX-5020HPM incorporates a high-performance Japanese panel to deliver video quality rivaling products from high-end Japanese manufacturers. To ensure the highest quality interface between video components, the MX-5020HPM features dual HDMI inputs with HDCP to support the high-performance video interface integrated into a growing number of video components including HDTV cable boxes, DVD players and streaming media adapters.
Great American Food Chain, Inc.
Great American Food Chain Acquires Kokopelli Franchise Company
DALLAS, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Great American Food Chain, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GAMN), a restaurant holding company and concept developer, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 90% interest in the Kokopelli Franchise Company, LLC, owner of Kokopelli Fresh Mexican Grill concept, from Franchise Capital Corporation (Pink Sheets:FCCN), in exchange for 720,629 of common stock in GAMN. Under terms of the agreement, all shareholders of record of FCCN stock as of August 31, 2006 will receive a dividend of 1 share of restricted common stock in GAMN for every 100 shares held in common stock of FCCN.