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Stallion Oilfield Services
Stallion Expands Wellsite Construction Services
HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stallion Oilfield Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Erlandson Construction Company, Inc. located in Gainesville, Texas. In addition to providing wellsite construction for drilling operations in the Fort Worth Basin, Erlandson also operates a rock quarry.
Mobile Marketing Association (MMA)
Mobile Marketing Association Releases Update to Mobile Advertising Guidelines
BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) (www.mmaglobal.com) today announced the latest release of its Mobile Advertising Guidelines. The MMA has been providing thought leadership and customized for mobile industry formats, guidelines and best practices since 2003. The updated release of the Mobile Advertising Guidelines marks the MMA's third revision of its Mobile Advertising Guidelines. The updates are focused around mobile web and are in response to constantly changing network speeds, handset capabilities and operator specifications.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev. A to Debut in South Korea
COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) reported today that LG Telecom (LGT) is committed to deploying CDMA2000(r) 1xEV-DO Revision A (Rev. A). Rev. A is expected to advance the performance of the operator's mobile broadband service offerings. Recent market studies reveal HSDPA and WiBro are being adopted more slowly than expected in Korea. Rev. A will help propel Korea's wireless broadband industry to the next level by offering symmetric, delay-sensitive and advanced broadband services two years ahead of any other technology.
Montilio and Open Source Systems to Provide Fastest File Servers Available on the Market
TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SC06 -- Montilio and Open Source Systems today announce a relationship aimed at delivering high-performance file servers at a fraction of competing offerings' prices. This better positions Open Source Systems' server and storage offerings in price-performance conscious markets, such as high-performance computing (HPC) and server farms, by integrating Montilio's high performance solutions. Customers will benefit from reduced server IT costs and lower TCO, as well as file server consolidation and reduced administrative overhead.
OrderPro Logistics Featured In 'Larry Oakley's Comment' at WallStreetCorner.com
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- OrderPro Logistics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:OPLO) announced today that it has been featured in "Larry Oakley's Comment" at www.WallStreetCorner.com. Larry Oakley is the editor of the four editorial columns at WallStreetCorner.com. He has degrees in engineering and accounting, and has been a featured speaker at over 60 international investment conferences. The profile, posted yesterday, can be read in its entirety at www.wallstreetcorner.com/stockpick.html.
MedaSorb Technologies Corporation Files New Patent Application
MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MedaSorb Technologies Corporation (OTCBB:MSBT) announced today that it has filed a new patent application covering its Ultra Select(tm) polymer technology. This new technology extends MedaSorb's line of products that are in the process of commercialization. The polymer is being developed for use with medical applications requiring long term use and extended treatment times, such as nightly dialysis. MedaSorb believes that its Ultra Select(tm) polymer is highly selective in extracting only midsize proteins, such as cytokines and B2-microglobulin, from blood and other physiologic fluids, while keeping the components required for good health such as cells, platelets, albumin, hemoglobin, fibrinogen, and other serum proteins intact. This patent application, once approved, will further strengthen MedaSorb's intellectual property portfolio.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Announces Appointment of Robert H. McCooey as Senior Vice President
NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. ("NASDAQ(r)"); (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that Robert H. McCooey, Jr. has been appointed Senior Vice President to lead a new unit within NASDAQ, the Capital Markets Group. Mr. McCooey joins NASDAQ from The Griswold Company, a NYSE floor broker, where he was a founder and served as the firm's President and Chief Executive Officer.