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FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Closes 8th Acquisition of Profitable Wireless Business
LEVITTOWN, Pa., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of FTS Group, Inc. (OTCBB:FLIP), an operator of retail wireless locations that market and sell next generation wireless and VoIP products and services and operate Wi-Fi Hot Spots, today announced the closing of its 8th wireless business and 4th acquisition of the year. FTS today acquired the assets and operations of Wireless Unlimited of Tampa, Florida in an all cash deal.
Communications Research, Inc.
Communications Research Announces Strong Interest for its Updated TeleWRITER Software
MAHWAH, N.J., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeleWRITER Corporation, a subsidiary of Communications Research, Inc. (OTCBB:CRHI), announced today that the initial three exposition showings and demonstrations of the new Version 3.0 TeleWRITER-AGS (Advanced Graphics System) were overwhelmingly positive. As a result, the Company will accelerate the planned re-release of another legacy product, VideoWRITER, its standalone whiteboarding and graphics system. The planned release of the VideoWRITER was advanced from April-May 2005 to February 2005 for introduction to the west coast at the TechKnowledge 2005 Show February 2-3, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada and East Coast-Europe at the Collaborative Computing Summit, February 21-22, 2005, in New York and London, England.
Coastal Holdings, Inc.
Coastal Holdings, Inc. to Acquire a Significant Equity Interest in Efoora, Inc.
HOUSTON, Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Coastal Holdings, Inc. (CSJJ:Pink Sheets), a leading edge global technology holding company, announced today that it has signed an Investment Agreement to acquire a significant equity interest in Efoora, Inc. Efoora, Inc. is a late stage developer and manufacturer of laboratory quality rapid biotech diagnostic tests and components. Efoora's flagship test, the Efoora rapid HIV test, detects the presence of circulating human antibodies to the HIV virus in serum, plasma, whole blood and fingertip whole blood. The test passed its FDA clinical trials in March of 2003 with exceptional performance for both sensitivity (greater than 99.8%) and specificity (greater than 99%). Test results are available in 20 minutes.
Digital Learning Management Corp.
Digital Learning Management Unveils Virtual University Appliance
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Digital Learning Management Corporation (OTCBB:DGTL), a provider of private post-secondary education and supporting Internet-based learning systems, recently announced that it had released its new Virtual University Appliance (VU), a hardware and software all-in-one solution for creating and deploying e-learning portals, environments and ecosystems.
TalkingStocks.com Announces Profile Coverage of Snocone Systems Inc.
DALLAS, Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of TalkingStocks.com, today announced profile coverage of Snocone Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SCOS). Mr. Pentony discussed the company, "Snocone Systems is a company on the cutting edge. With its mobile and wireless solutions, the company is highly innovative. Snocone's venture into security with the company's Mobile Security Application Devices or 'MSAD' is very important. These devices offer different alternatives and innovations to security surveillance, plus have a number of potential homeland security applications."
Skanska makes bolt-on acquisition in Slovakia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 03, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska is acquiring the Slovakian installation company Klimavex. The sellers are two private persons. The company will be consolidated in the Czech business unit Skanska CZ as of the first quarter of 2005.