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Taleo Posts Webcast of Presentation At Citi's Annual Software Investor Day in San Francisco
DUBLIN, Calif., Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Taleo (Nasdaq:TLEO), the leading provider of on demand talent management solutions, today announced that it has posted a webcast of its presentation to investors by Katy Murray, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Jason Blessing, group vice president and general manager of Taleo's SMB unit, on its company website. The presentation took place at the Citi Annual Software Investor Day in San Francisco at 12:30 PM PT on January 10th, 2008 and will be available at the investor relations section of www.Taleo.com for 30 days.
Purple Communications, Inc.
GoAmerica(R) Acquires Verizon TRS Division and Merges With Hands On Services to Become a Leading Provider of Integrated Communications Services
HACKENSACK, N.J., Jan. 10 -- GoAmerica, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOAM), a provider of communications services for people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, or speech-disabled, today announced that it has closed the transactions with Clearlake Capital Group ("Clearlake Capital"), Verizon, and Hands On as described to its shareholders at its annual meeting on December 13, 2007.
Meade Instruments Corporation
Meade Instruments to Announce Third Quarter 2008 Results On January 14, 2008
IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Meade Instruments Corp. (Nasdaq:MEAD), today announced that it will report financial results for its Third Quarter 2008 ended November 30, 2007 after market close on Monday, January 14, 2008. Following the press release, management will conduct a conference call with simultaneous web cast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time/2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the Third Quarter 2008 results and answer questions.
Heat Up Your Winter Night; Verb Ballets At Playhouse Square
CLEVELAND, Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Verb Ballets, Cleveland's National Repertory Dance Company, returns to Playhouse Square's Ohio Theatre for one night only with their popular New Classics Collection on Saturday, January 26, 2008, at 8:00 p.m. The Board of Trustees, Artistic Director Hernando Cortez and Executive Director Dr. Margaret Carlson are pleased to announce one world premiere, one reconceived revival and the return of two audience favorites. "Not since the early days of the former Cleveland Ballet has a local dance troupe generated as much excitement as Verb Ballets," states The Plain Dealer. Reserved seats are $18 - $25 and are available by calling 216.241.6000 or through www.playhousesquare.org. Verb's Playhouse Square performance is underwritten by the John P. Murphy Foundation. The patron sponsor is Millie L. Carlson.
Descartes Systems Group
Descartes Acquires Mobitrac Fleet Management Business
WATERLOO, Ontario, Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX), a global on-demand software-as-a-service (SaaS) logistics solutions provider, has acquired certain assets of the fleet management business formerly known as Mobitrac from privately-held Fluensee, Inc. in an all-cash transaction.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Announces End-of-Month Open Short Interest Positions in NASDAQ Stocks as of Settlement Date December 31, 2007
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the settlement date of December 31, 2007, short interest in 2,697 NASDAQ Global Market(sm) securities totaled 7,925,466,682 shares compared with 8,091,708,341 shares in 2,702 Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of December 14, 2007. The end-of-December short interest represents 4.40 days average daily NASDAQ Global Market share volume for the reporting period, compared with 3.88 days for the prior reporting period.