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Zecotek Photonics Inc.
Zecotek Receives Payment From the Government of Singapore Economic Development Board
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSX-V:ZMS) (Frankfurt:W1I) today announced it has received the first grant payment under the previously announced Government of Singapore Economic Development Board's (EDB) Research Incentive Scheme for Companies. The payment covers a reimbursement of a portion of operational expenses in research and development, including salaries, equipment, materials, professional and consulting services and staff training, for Zecotek's Singapore based product development and commercialization programs for the period January 2007 to July 2008. Under the terms of the agreement, grant details remain confidential.
COPsync Successfully Processes and Relays Officer Initiated Information Requests in Less Than Five Seconds, Exceeding Standards Set Forth by the National Crime Information Center
CANYON LAKE, Texas, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- COPsync, Inc. (OTCBB:COYN), one of only a limited number of mobile software vendors with the ability to access critical crime information databases directly from mobile devices in patrol cars, announces today that for three quarters the Company's software, COPsync, has successfully been providing officers with access to the information available in the Texas Crime Information Center (TCIC) and National Crime Information Center (NCIC) databases. To date, COPsync has successfully submitted, processed and relayed over 15,000 officer initiated information requests. On average, COPsync is returning results to mobile users in less than 5 seconds, well within the 32 second average set forth by the NCIC 2000 standards for mobile clients.
World Series of Poker Chip Leader Pledges to Put a Bad Beat On Cancer
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dennis Phillips, the current 2008 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event chip leader, will donate 1 percent of his tournament winnings to Prevent Cancer Foundation's "Bad Beat on Cancer" fundraiser after the Final Table event in November.
Pro Motors Group, Corp.
Pro Motors Group, Corp. Receives Over 10,000 Website Inquires About the Hydro Assist Fuel Cell System in the Last 30 Days
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pro Motors Group, Corp. (Pink Sheets:PMGU) (www.ProMotorsGroupCorp.com) announced today that since the release of its plans to enter the alternative fuel industry in May, 2008 it has received a dramatic increase of website inquiries regarding the pre-ordering of the Hydro Assist Fuel Cell. This high level of demand has enabled Pro Motors Group, Corp. to expand to an additional facility and add several vehicles for the purpose of demonstrating this innovative technology.
Magma Design Automation
Netxen Uses Magma's Integrated IC Implementation Flow for the NX3031 Next-Generation Networking Chip
SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magma(r) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq:LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today announced that Netxen, a leading provider of breakthrough 10-Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) technology and products, has released to production the NX3031, a multimillion-gate, 90-nanometer (nm), enterprise-class network interface controller that was implemented with Magma's software. Leveraging the Magma system's integrated power, signal integrity, timing analysis and physical synthesis capabilities, Netxen was able to achieve extremely high utilization, eliminate crosstalk and minimize DRC errors.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Stephan Gemkow, Lufthansa's Chief Financial Officer, Elected to JetBlue's Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today announces the election of Stephan Gemkow to the Board of Directors. Mr. Gemkow, the Chief Financial Officer of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, is the second director nominated to the JetBlue Board of Directors by Lufthansa in connection with Lufthansa's investment in JetBlue, and joins the 10 other members of the Board of Directors.