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Web Analytics Association
Anti-Spyware Principles Adopted by Web Analytics Association, WAA
WASHINGTON, March 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Web Analytics Association (WAA) has adopted an anti-spyware statement of principles. By an overwhelming vote of its more than 750 corporate and professional members, the not-for-profit professional organization clearly delineates honest web analytics vendors that use browser cookies to legitimately measure website traffic from the deceptive makers of spyware software.
CytoDyn Applies for Cancer Drug Trademark: Formaxycin
SANTA FE, N.M., March 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CytoDyn, Inc. (OTCBB:CYDY) has applied for the trademark Formaxycin(tm) (fer-MAX-uh-sin) to brand its new cancer drug. Like several approved cancer drugs, Formaxycin(tm) cannot be synthesized from scratch but must be extracted from a plant. A classic example of this class of antineoplastic agents is the Vinca alkaloids. These drugs, which come from the Madagascar periwinkle (Catharanthus roseus), include vinblastine and vincristine. Both are used to treat Hodgkin's and other lymphomas.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
Cinemaware Marquee Unleashes `Space Rangers 2: Rise of the Dominators' in North America
LANGHORNE, Pa., March 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cinemaware Marquee(TM), an affiliated label of eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), today announced its first title, "Space Rangers(TM) 2: Rise of the Dominators(TM)" is now shipping for PC. Already a smash hit overseas, this intergalactic, genre-busting masterpiece promises uncompromised gameplay and a depth that's rarely seen in games.
New Aleratec DVD/CD Auto Loading Duplicator Tower Produces 50 DVDs Per Hour with 5 DVD/CD Recorders
CHATSWORTH, Calif., March 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aleratec, developer and manufacturer of advanced USB, DVD/CD duplicating, recording, and digital imaging solutions announced today the addition of a faster, higher capacity, Autoloading Duplicator. Aleratec is introducing its new 1:5 DVD/CD Auto Copy Tower (tm) is the next generation of Aleratec's Auto Loading Duplicator. It is a stand alone DVD/CD Autoloader that can copy up to 200 DVDs at 50 DVDs per hour, unattended, with no computer required. The new Aleratec Auto Copy Tower includes a fast and reliable robotic loading mechanism, a 160GB Hard Disk Drive to store frequently used source material, and five of the latest technology 16 x 16 DVD/CD Recorders to assure the fastest possible copies. The new Auto Copy Tower also supports DVD Double Layer recording technology so users can copy 8.5GB DVDs using Double Layer media. The distinctive "professional black" design fits perfectly in any environment, from the computer room to the Hollywood Studio.
World Poker Assoication
World Poker Association Dawns a New Era in Tournament Poker
LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The World Poker Association (WPA), www.wpapoker.com, joins the MLB, NFL, FIFA, NHL and PGA as the sports world's latest and most needed governing body. Launched today, the official oversight body is elevating tournament poker to its rightful place among globally recognized sports. Where television and the Internet have fueled the multi-billion dollar poker boom, the WPA will unite the poker community under one banner. The non-profit WPA is the only membership-based association for tournament poker that is not directly affiliated with any for-profit poker entity.