latest news releases from the newsroom
Scalado Speeds Up Image Processing on Symbian Devices
LUND, Sweden, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scalado announces today Scalado Random Access JPEG ICL Plug-in, which is the ideal tool for Symbian licensees to boost their JPEG coding in all ICL dependent applications. The ICL plug-in or "Image Conversion Library" will significantly increase imaging performance with very low memory requirements. It replaces existing ICL functions in Symbian phones, instantly making them much faster.
Odfjell -- Sale of Two Ships
BERGEN, Norway, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- As part of our fleet renewal process, Odfjell has entered into an agreement to sell the two sister ships M/T Bow Transporter (39,738 dwt./built 1983) and M/T Bow Petros (39,722/1984). The sales price will give a capital gain of about USD 5 million which will be recognised in the 4th Quarter results. The two ships are fully coated and have primarily been operating in our world-wide service. We expect that the ships will be delivered to their new owner within the end of November 2005.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. -- BTRX
HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on behalf of all persons who purchased the common stock of Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:BTRX) ("Barrier") between April 29, 2004, and June 29, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Also included are those who purchased Barrier pursuant and/or traceable to the Company's Initial Public Offering ("IPO") on or about April 29, 2004 and/or in its Secondary Offering on or about February 9, 2005.
First Security Group, Inc.
First Security Group, Inc. to Report Third Quarter Earnings
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- First Security Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSGI) announced today that it will report third quarter earnings on Tuesday, October 18, 2005, before the market opens and hold a conference call and simultaneous web cast at 3 pm E.T. The release and supporting financial information may be found on the corporate info/investor relations page of the First Security website www.fsgbank.com.
Old National Bancorp
Old National Closes Sale of Financial Centers in Clarksville, Tennessee
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old National Bancorp (NYSE:ONB) announced today that it officially sold all five of its financial centers in Clarksville, Tennessee, to Greene County Bank, a subsidiary of Greene County Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GCBS) on October 7, 2005. Greene County Bank, based in Greeneville, Tennessee, has purchased the deposits, facilities and certain loans of Old National Bank's Clarksville financial centers.