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The Smith & Merritt Institute
Smith & Merritt Institute Partners with TLT Media to Produce Nationwide Live Radio Show
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Smith and Merritt Institute, a leader in providing affordable, unbiased financial education and financial strategies focused on solid wealth building, debt elimination, asset protection and estate planning strategies, announced today the signing of an agreement with TLT Media, a nationwide leader in marketing, advertising, branding and broadcast, to produce and manage their live radio show, Abundance-Own Your Life.
Wireless Age Communications
Wireless Age Closes Equity Financing With Barron Partners LP
TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:WLSA), a leading supplier of solutions to the Canadian wireless industry announced today that the Company closed an equity financing with Barron Partners LP, a private investment partnership based in New York, pursuant to which Barron Partners made a $1 million investment in convertible preferred stock and warrants of the Company.
Cyphermint Launches PayCash Mobile
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cyphermint, Inc., a leading provider of secure electronic payment solutions, introduces PayCash(tm) Mobile, a secure and innovative mCommerce solution using PayCash technology. Imagine being able to pay for goods and services with your cell phone, to any merchant on your payment list, in seconds!
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
Steven Bloom Joins NASDAQ as Senior Vice President of Financial Products
NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that Steven Bloom has joined the organization as Senior Vice President of NASDAQ Financial Products. In this position, Dr. Bloom will oversee the development of new NASDAQ(r) indexes, financial products, and derivative securities, and the marketing of NASDAQ indexes and NASDAQ-sponsored exchange traded funds (ETFs). Dr. Bloom is also responsible for administering NASDAQ's index program, licensing structured products, and listing third-party sponsored ETFs.
Atlas Mining Company
Atlas Mining Company Updates on NanoClay and Technologies Inc. Collaborative Agreement
OSBURN, Idaho, Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dr. Ron Price, president of NanoClay and Technologies, Inc. (an Atlas Mining Company (OTCBB:ALMI) subsidiary) reported that Dr. Yuri Lvov, CEO of Pulp and Paper LLC and a professor at Louisiana Tech University Center for Nano-Engineering, has joined NanoClay and Technologies, Inc. in a collaboration to further exploit halloysite nanotubules in a range of technologies. A former research collaborator from the Naval Research Laboratory, Dr. Yuri Lvov has continued his work in the use of Nanocapsule technology and is a very productive scientist and the author of many scientific books and articles. Dr. Lvov and Dr. Price have published and patented works together in the past and intend to expand the range of intellectual property in the area of nanotechnology in an effort to further add value to NanoClay and Technologies, Inc. products.
Horizon Offshore Inc.
Horizon Offshore Corrects Reported Second Quarter 2006 Financial Results
HOUSTON, Aug. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Horizon Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOFF) today announced a correction to its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2006, as previously reported in a press release dated August 3, 2006. The correction results from the Company's receipt of notification on August 4, 2006 that an arbitral panel in Mexico rejected the claims of its subsidiary, ECH Offshore S. de R.L. de C.V., against Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex). These claims were related to interruptions due to adverse weather conditions in connection with Pemex's EPC 64 project. The financial results for the second quarter reported in the August 3, 2006 release have been corrected to account for the effect of the arbitrators' ruling. The complete corrected text follows: