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SimpleTech to Present At Thomas Weisel Partners Tech2007 Conference
SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SimpleTech, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC) announced today that Manouch Moshayedi, SimpleTech's chairman and chief executive officer, will present at Thomas Weisel Partners Tech2007 Conference, at 4:25 p.m., PT/7:25 p.m., ET, on Monday, February 5, 2007. The Conference is being held at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco.
Universal Capital Management, Inc.
Universal Capital Management, Inc. Reports That One of Its Portfolio Companies, Third-Order Nanotechnology, Inc., Announced a Technology Breakthrough That Could Replace the Silicon Transistor
WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Capital Management, Inc. ("Universal") (OTCBB:UCMT) reported that this week, one of its portfolio companies, Third-Order Nanotechnologies, Inc. ("Third-Order"), announced the production of a new nanotechnology material that could reshape the future of computer hardware. "Universal is one of the largest shareholders of Third-Order and the potential upside of this investment to Universal is very significant," said Michael Queen, President and CEO of Universal Capital Management, Inc.
Huntington Beach Conference and Visitors Bureau
Surf City USA Dispute to Remain in Northern California Federal Court
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A federal judge in San Francisco today ruled that ruled that a trademark suit originally filed in state court in Santa Cruz by Flotsam, Inc. against the non-profit Huntington Beach Conference and Visitors Bureau, and removed by the bureau to federal court in San Francisco, will remain in San Francisco for trial. The Huntington Beach bureau will now have 10 days to respond to the complaint and file any claims of its own.
Showtime Networks Inc. Invests in ProElite, Inc.
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Showtime Networks Inc., the premium television network unit of CBS Corporation, today said it has made an investment in ProElite, Inc. (Pink Sheets:PELE). The announcement was made jointly today by Matthew C. Blank, chairman and chief executive officer of Showtime Networks, and David Marshall, chairman of ProElite.