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Silverado Financial, Inc.
Silverado Financial Acquires Lendingtech.com Inc.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silverado Financial, Inc. (OTCBB:SLVOE) today announced that it purchased Lendingtech.com Inc., (Lendingtech) an internet based mortgage brokerage located in Los Angeles, California for $520,000. The transaction was financed with no cash and staggered maturing debt with payment terms which can be serviced by Lendingtech's EBITDA. The transaction closed on Monday, May 3, 2004.
GK Intelligent Systems, Inc
GK Intelligent Systems and DigiCast Interactive Media Announce Plans to Rollout The Baseball Club
HOUSTON, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GK Intelligent Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:GKIG), a publicly traded holding company with entertainment and technology subsidiaries and DigiCast Interactive Media, a company specializing in targeted marketing, announced that DigiCast has been engaged to assist in the market rollout of The Baseball Club, Inc. (TBC), a GKIG subsidiary. Under the agreement, DigiCast will focus on the creation of a successful e-commerce model for TBC.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Lexar Media, Inc. -- LEXR
BALTIMORE, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Lexar Media, Inc. (Nasdaq:LEXR) between July 17, 2003 and April 16, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits
Popeyes(R) Chicken & Biscuits Set to Expand in 12 U.S. Markets
ATLANTA, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Popeyes(R) Chicken & Biscuits, the world's second-largest chicken chain and a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (TICKER:AFCE), is targeting 12 key markets for expansion. These markets are Albuquerque, N.M.; Buffalo, N.Y.; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Cleveland, Ohio; Denver, Colo.; Detroit, Mi.; Indianapolis, Ind.; Knoxville, Tenn.; Los Angeles, Cal.; Phoenix, Ariz.; Raleigh/Durham, N.C.; and Tulsa, Okla. Popeyes is looking for franchisees to develop traditional freestanding and in-line restaurants throughout these areas.
CEVA Launches New System-on-Chip (SoC) Family Member: CEVA Xpert-Palm
SAN JOSE, Calif. and TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- CEVA, Inc. (Nasdaq:CEVA) (LSE:CVA) the industry's leading licensor of Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores and communication solutions to the semiconductor industry, today launched Xpert-Palm, a licensable DSP system-on-chip platform built around CEVA's Palm DSP core, and announced that the platform has been licensed and deployed by Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI).CEVA-Palm DSP exploits an innovative parallel DSP architecture, architecture accelerators (e.g. Viterbi, FFT) and variable data width (16, 20 and 24 bits), making the core ideal for processing intensive markets such as 3G phones, basestations and home multimedia. Xpert-Palm, launched today, integrates a rich set of system peripherals such as DMA, AMBA bus and many others around the CEVA-Palm DSP core, thereby reducing the cost and time-to-market for new product development. Xpert-Palm is fully synthesizable, process independent and supported by a complete Integrated Development Environment.
Maximum Dynamics, Inc
Maximum Dynamics Announces Implementation Partner in Mexico
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maximum Dynamics, Inc. (OTCBB:MXDY), a projects management and back office services company with subsidiaries focused on technology solutions, mobile logistics and wireless communications, announced today that it has secured a partnership with Integrav, S.A. de C.V. (Integrav) for the implementation of Maximum's projects in Mexico. In the partnership, Integrav will help Maximum with two of its flagship projects -- TagNet, which is a real-time tracking technology, and M.POS, a wireless mobile point of sale terminal.
Sagient Research Systems
Sagient Research Completes Name and Trading Symbol Change
SAN DIEGO, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sagient Research Systems (OTCBB:SRYS), a leading publisher of independent research for the financial services and institutional investment communities, today announced that the trading symbol for its common stock changed to SRYS on the Nasdaq Over the Counter Bulletin Board effective Monday May 24, 2004.