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PointeCast Issued Patent on Adaptive Computer Based Training
SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- PointeCast today announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 6,978,115: "Method and System for Training in An Adaptive Manner" on December 20, 2005. The patent describes a system and method for improving learning outcomes through computer-selected content tailored to individual preferences and learning styles. Key members of PointeCast's R&D staff have participated in this innovative research in the area of adaptive multimedia training.
Optio Software, Inc.
Alaska Open Imaging Center Selects Optio Software
ALPHARETTA, Ga., Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Optio(r) Software, Inc. (OTCBB:OPTO) announced today that Alaska Open Imaging Center (AOIC), an independently owned network of diagnostic imaging centers serving Alaska physicians and residents, has selected the Optio QuickRecord(r) and MedEx(tm) Suites to dramatically reduce paperwork in their four facilities and accelerate turnaround times on hundreds of daily radiology reports.
Integrated Camera Optics, Corp.
Integrated Camera Optics Retains Market Pathways Financial Relations
BABYLON, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integrated Camera Optics, Corp. (Pink Sheets:IGCO), is a company specializing in the development of highly diverse optical systems primarily for use in the security sector. The Company plans to manufacture and market both the hardware and software required to extend the visual ability of electronic monitor security systems, and announced today that it has retained Market Pathways Financial Relations Inc. to provide a wide variety of financial public relations services, utilizing its StockUpTicks and SmallCap Sentinel web properties.
Brendan Technologies, Inc.
Omni U.S.A. Acquires Brendan Technologies and Disposes of OmniGear and Butler
CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Omni U.S.A., Inc. (OTCBB:OUSA), a provider of power transmission and trailer and implement components, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Omni Merger Sub, Inc. (OMS) has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of privately-owned Brendan Technologies, Inc. (BTI), a Carlsbad, CA-based pharmaceutical software company. Founded in 1997, BTI has been actively involved in providing software solutions to improve the accuracy, quality control, and workflow of immunoassay testing in laboratories in the biopharmaceutical, clinical, research, veterinarian and agricultural industries.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Acquires Profitable Wireless Company
TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Group, Inc. (OTCBB:FLIP), a publicly traded acquisition and development company, today announced the acquisition of 100% of the outstanding shares of Pennsylvania-based See World Satellites, Inc. (SWS) in a stock and cash transaction. Additional details of the purchase will be disclosed in an 8K to be filed shortly with the SEC.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues Trade Alert -- TelePlus Enterprises, Inc.
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Jan. 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockmarketNewsAlert.com issues trade alert on TelePlus Enterprises,Inc. (OTCBB:TLPE) (Frankfurt:YT3) (www.teleplus.ca). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group, Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive. The company announced that its wholly owned wireless subsidiary, TelePlus Wireless, Corp. ("TelePlus Wireless") signed a definitive agreement (the "Agreement") to acquire certain assets of Liberty Wireless, which is part of the InPhonic Group. ("InPhonic") (Nasdaq:INPC). Under the terms of the Asset Purchase Agreement, TelePlus Wireless will acquire the customer base, trade names, trade marks, domain names, web sites, and other assets of Liberty Wireless for a purchase price of $1.9M, all in cash. $1.4M will be paid upon closing, less any adjustments per the Agreement, and the remaining $500K will be paid quarterly over 4 equal installments commencing 90 days from the transaction closing date. Teleplus intends to finance the acquisition from cash-on-hand. The effective date of the Asset Purchase Agreement is December 31, 2005. Liberty is the 3rd largest Sprint wireless reseller on the CDMA network ("MVNO") after Virgin Mobile and Qwest and is in the top 10 prepaid wireless providers in the U.S.