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ICOA Closes Roaming Agreement with iPass
WARWICK, R.I., Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ICOA, Inc (OTCBB:ICOA), a provider of neutral-host broadband wireless Internet solutions in high traffic public locations such as airports, marinas and restaurants, announced today an agreement to integrate its rapidly growing Wi-Fi hotspot network into the iPass (Nasdaq:IPAS) Global Broadband Roaming Network. ICOA anticipates the integration of its networks into the iPass virtual network will be completed by late September 2004.
Games, Inc. Introduces New Micro-Payment System
CINCINNATI, Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Games, Inc. (OTCBB:GMSI) today announced the introduction of their new micro-payment system, 'Roll of Quarters(SM)'. This payment will be used on their www.Gameland.com and the new www.Games.org sites to allow site visitors to purchase site currency that can be decremented in micro-payments. The Demo is available at www.RollOfQuarters.com.
AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc.
AngelCiti Announces Dividend Date
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB:AGEL) announced that it has selected a dividend date of 4 pm Eastern on September 22, 2004 and a payment date of 4 pm Eastern on September 24, 2004 for the dividend out of shares in Midas Entertainment, Inc. Each shareholder of AngelCiti Entertainment will receive one share of Midas for each share owned by the shareholder on the dividend date.
SBAB reports a net operating income of SEK 360 million for the first six months of 2004.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The first six months of 2004 have seen SBAB's loan portfolio increase in size. The retail market loan portfolio now amounts to SEK 70.1 billion of which securitised loans make up SEK 15.8 billion, an increase of 22 per cent compared to the corresponding period in 2003 (SEK 57.3 billion of which SEK 16.4 billion were securitised loans). Continued positive development of the net loan losses position has resulted in a net gain of SEK 8 million, a SEK 27 million improvement on the same period in 2003.
Phlo Announces Excellent Response to Entry of AQUIS in Consumer Sports Market
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Phlo Corporation (Pink Sheets:PHLC) ("Phlo") announced today that one of the companies in its corporate group has had an excellent response to its first entry into the consumer sports market. AQUIS(tm) Rapid Response Rehydration solutions are now available to the general public through MadLax Sports, the largest lacrosse specialty store in the Washington, DC area. MadLax reports that the athletes "love" AQUIS(tm) and "It works instantly as opposed to Gatorade."
Tharos Laboratories, Inc.
Tharos Laboratories, Inc. Introduces Nytex Sleep Supplement
FOXBORO, Mass., Aug. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tharos Laboratories, Inc. (TLI), a nutraceutical and phytochemical ingredient company, is making plans to introduce Nytex(tm), a natural dietary supplement that aids restful sleep and relaxation, this fall.