latest news releases from the newsroom
SeaDrill Ltd. -- Private Placement
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of SeaDrill is pleased to inform that the Company has completed a private placement of 12 million shares at USD 9.00 per share.
Q-Med Clarifies Article in Dagens Industri August 12
UPPSALA, Sweden, Aug. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In order to avoid any misunderstandings due to an article written by Jesper Ronnback in the newspaper Dagens Industri on Friday August 12, Q-Med wants to make the following clarifications.
Emulex Works with HP to Deliver SAN Connectivity for HP BladeSystem
COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced technology developed with HP to enable deployment of an Emulex-based storage networking connectivity solution helping customers improve performance, achieve cost efficiencies and simplify their storage architecture. The companies have entered into an OEM agreement to deliver an Emulex-based Fibre Channel Mezzanine card for HP BladeSystem server technology, and will continue collaborating via the HP BladeSystem Solution Builder program. The Emulex-based Fibre Channel Mezzanine card for HP BladeSystem is available immediately and can be used within Linux and Windows operating environments. The HP BladeSystem Solution Builder program is designed to develop solutions to simplify and accelerate the deployment of blade infrastructures for customers.
ActiveCore Technologies, Inc.
ActiveCore Revenue Increases 78 Percent From Prior Year
TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ActiveCore Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ATVE), a Company that operates a group of subsidiaries and divisions in the US and Canada which offer a Smart Enterprise Suite of products, today announced that it has filed its Second Quarter Financial Results with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission on Form 10-QSB for the quarter ended June 30th, 2005.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Clarifies Investor Uncertainty Over Class Action Lawsuit Against Host America Corporation -- CAFE
NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- This notice is being issued to clarify investor uncertainty as to whether a class action lawsuit has been filed. On August 8, 2005, Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP issued a notice announcing that it had filed a lawsuit against Host America (Nasdaq:CAFE) arising out of Host America's issuance of a press release on July 12, 2005 (http://www.murrayfrank.com/CM/NewCases/NewCases280.asp ). Shortly thereafter, several notices were issued by other law firms "announcing" that a class action had been filed concerning Host America. As a result of the notices issued by other firms, a number of investors have contacted Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP over uncertainty as to whether a complaint has actually been filed. This release is to clarify that a complaint was filed against Host America on August 8, 2005, by Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP. This was the first class action lawsuit filed in this matter. The file-stamped copy of the complaint can be reviewed at http://www.murrayfrank.com/CM/NewCases/host%20stamped%20complaint%20website.pdf
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Holdings Corp. Announces Retirement of Founder and CEO, J. George Mikelsons
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ATA Holdings Corp. (Pink Sheets:ATAHQ) today announced that its founder, J. George Mikelsons, intends to retire from his position as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Upon retirement, Mr. Mikelsons will continue to serve as the Company's non-executive Chairman of the Board until the earlier of the Company's confirmed plan of reorganization or December 31, 2005. The Company, its subsidiary, ATA Airlines, Inc. and Mr. Mikelsons are seeking Bankruptcy Court approval of the terms of Mr. Mikelsons' retirement and retirement compensation arrangements. If Bankruptcy Court approval is obtained, Mr. Mikelsons' retirement will be effective on August 31.
United Online, Inc.
NetZero Launches the 'Instant On! Instant Win!' Sweepstakes for NetZero HiSpeed 3G
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetZero, a wholly owned subsidiary of United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet subscription services, today announced the "Instant On! Instant Win!" Sweepstakes in which the company will give away "3G's" ($3,000) a day during August and September 2005 to selected NetZero HiSpeed 3G members who use the new NetZero Instant On! feature. NetZero HiSpeed 3G, or third generation dial-up, is the fastest dial-up service(see Note) on the market today. Plus, with the new "Instant On!" feature -- you set the time, 3G will get your email, and you can view it up to 13 times faster than broadband DSL. NetZero HiSpeed 3G works from any phone jack using a standard dial-up connection, does not require any new hardware, and costs only $14.95 per month.
Strategic Distribution, Inc.
Strategic Distribution, Inc. Reports 2005 Second Quarter Financial Results
BRISTOL, Pa., Aug. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Strategic Distribution, Inc. (Nasdaq:STRD), a leading provider of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supply chain management services, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2005.