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XBoard Rides the Airwaves with Planet X
TORRANCE, Calif., July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CyberAds, Inc. (OTCBB:CYAD) reported today that the first wave of TV programs produced by POV (Planet One Ventures, Inc.), will be broadcast nationwide over the next two months. Since initiating a marketing agreement less than 30 days ago, the companies have been very busy creating special events featuring the revolutionary watercraft XBoard.
One -- Two -- PUNCH... PointRoll Introduces Ad Sequencing
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PointRoll Inc. (NYSE:GCI), a leader in rich media technology and service, announced today the launch of ad sequencing, a new feature that allows online advertisers to control the progression and delivery of multiple ad units within the same campaign, during a specified time period. Ad sequencing ensures that Web users view different messages every time they encounter the same campaign vastly increasing the creative opportunity and overall impact of each online spot. Compatible with all PointRoll ad formats, sequencing lets advertisers determine which ad is seen first, second, third, fourth, fifth, and so on (up to twenty iterations per series).
Parker Waichman Alonso LLP
Parker & Waichman, LLP Files Suit Against Biogen Idec, Inc. and Elan Corp. on Behalf of Family of Tysabri PML Victim
NEW YORK, July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Parker & Waichman, LLP (www.yourlawyer.com) announces that it has filed a claim on behalf of the family of Mrs. Anita Smith against Biogen Idec, Inc. (Nasdaq:BIIB) and Elan Corp. (NYSE:ELN), the manufacturers of Tysabri (Natalizumab). Mrs. Smith died of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy, or PML, a fatal disorder of the nervous system that has been linked to monotherapy with Tysabri and Tysabri in conjunction with Avonex (Interferon Beta-1a), another Biogen pharmaceutical. Tysabri, a powerful immunosuppressant, received fast track FDA approval in November 2004 for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Tysabri was voluntarily withdrawn from the market by its manufacturers on February 28, 2005, after two cases of PML were diagnosed. The suit was filed in Massachusetts Middlesex Superior Court on July 20, 2005.
Paystar Inks Multi-Million Dollar Photo Kiosk Deal
LODI, Calif, July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PayStar InfoStations, Inc. a PayStar Corp. (Pink Sheets:PYST) division, is pleased to announce it has signed a five (5) year joint venture agreement with SMO Multimedia Corp., a subsidiary of Strategic Management & Opportunity Corp. (Pink Sheets:SMPP) to jointly market the EZpix photo kiosk and multiple products and services offered by both parent companies. Terms of the agreement afford for the immediate funding by PayStar to SMO Multimedia for the deployment of its US Military AAFES Photo kiosk project. This contract (announced May 16, 2005 by SMPP.PK) calls for the deployment of 118 of the companies technologically enhanced Photo kiosk units into 115 military installations (www.ezpixkiosk.com). PayStar will receive a fifty-percent (50%) interest in this Military project.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems Receives $5.5 Million Order for Explosives Detection Equipment
ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:HISC) a leading provider of wireless security solutions and products for national security and industry, announced today the receipt of a blanket purchase order from Pro.Sec, a leading Middle Eastern security company, to purchase over $5.5 million of explosives detection equipment. The explosives detection equipment is distributed in the Middle East through Homeland Integrated Security Systems' CyberNoze security division. Pro.Sec, with operations in Lebanon, is expected to use the CyberNoze promoted explosives detection equipment for security and protection of commercial buildings and government installations. This significant order for explosives detection equipment is in addition to the recently announced $2.5 million purchase order from Pro.Sec for the Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc.'s patent pending CyberTracker security device.
Randy Lightbody Joins RBC Mortgage
HOUSTON, July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- RBC Mortgage Company, one of the nation's leading residential mortgage companies, announced today that Randy Lightbody has been appointed managing director of the wholesale division.
Imperia Entertainment Inc.
Soleil Film Appoints New President and Director
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Soleil Film, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SFLM) announced today that it has appointed "All That I Need" Director and Producer, James Hergott, as the President of the Company. Kenneth Eade will resign as CEO and president, but will remain as a consultant and the company's attorney. "I am very pleased that James has accepted the helm of Soleil," said outgoing CEO Kenneth Eade. "His enthusiasm and talent will be a great asset to this company," he added.