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Port of Houston Authority Selects LXE to Provide Rugged Mobile Computers for New Bayport Terminal
ATLANTA, Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- LXE Inc. announced today that the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) has chosen LXE to provide a turnkey RF (wireless) network and rugged mobile computers for its 63+ acre Bayport Terminal, its second fully-automated intermodal container-handling facility. The solution will include all components of the RF network plus LXE's rugged VX6 vehicle-mounted computers and MX5 handheld computers. The system will interface with the Navis EXPRESS and SPARCS terminal software systems.
Carsem's China Factory Achieves ISO/TS 16949 Certification
SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Carsem, a leading provider of turnkey packaging and test services to the semiconductor industry, announced that their Carsem-Suzhou factory achieved the ISO/TS (Technical Specification) 16949:2000 Certification from TUV Rheinland Group, an internationally accredited quality evaluation company and third party registrar. The factory is a 172K sq. ft. (16K sq. m.) facility that is located in the Suzhou Industrial Park, which is in the province of Jiangsu 50 miles (80 km) west of Shanghai.
NetBank Announces Marketing Alliance With Broadband National, Inc.
ATLANTA, Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetBank, Inc.(r) (Nasdaq:NTBK), a diversified financial services provider and parent company of NetBank(r) (www.netbank.com), today announced a new affiliation with Broadband National, Inc., an online marketplace for broadband and telecom services. Broadband National users have the opportunity to earn up to $175 in cash rewards for opening and funding a variety of NetBank accounts.
Memeo Enhances Its Backup Solutions With Seamless Integration to Shutterfly
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Memeo (formerly Tanagra, Inc.), a worldwide provider of file management and backup solutions for the consumer and small-to-medium business (SMB) markets, today announced new photo capabilities within its flagship backup software solutions, Memeo AutoBackup(tm) and Memeo iExtend. The company has teamed with Shutterfly, the leading independent photo service, to deliver Shutterfly's award-winning products and services to AutoBackup and iExtend customers. The solution is immediately available through the Memeo web site (www.memeo.com).
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Reports 2005 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC - News) reported that fourth quarter earnings per share from continuing operations increased 24 percent to $0.92 per diluted share and 2005 earnings per share from continuing operations increased 27 percent to $3.81 per diluted share. Sales for the 2005 fourth quarter were $7.9 billion and a record $30.7 billion for 2005. Net cash provided by operating activities for the 2005 fourth quarter more than doubled to $678 million and cash from operations for the year rose 37 percent to $2.6 billion.
Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Announces Alberta Gas Prospect Commences Activities
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ) wishes to announce that it has been notified by the operator that the 'Cardium Burnstick' prospect drilling preparations are now completed and the site is now prepared for drilling. The operator is now trying to secure a rig. As soon as a rig is secured the drilling is scheduled to commence. Habanero recently announced a participation agreement on this potential multi-well oil and gas prospect in Alberta (press release dated December 19, 2005). The first well is in a development location within the Cardium Burnstick Member reservoir trend in the area located south of Edmonton, Alberta. Habanero has secured a 10% working interest in this prospect and will incur 10% of the total costs for the well. The estimated well costs are as follows: drill and case $1,250,000, complete and stimulate $500,000, and equip and tie-in $300,000, or a total of $2,050,000.
Dr. Miroslav Volf
Giving and Forgiving: Free of Charge
DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- It isn't often that an Ivy League theologian writes a book that flies off the shelves. That is, however, exactly what happened when Dr. Miroslav Volf's "Free of Charge: Giving and Forgiving in a Culture Stripped of Grace" (Zondervan, February 2006) was released in England this past November. It was a complete sellout in its very first printing.