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StockIM Pushes the World of Investment Research Forward
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- IM Strategies' flagship subsidiary StockIM proves that the world of message boards as the sole means of online investor chatter will soon be a thing of the past, as today it announced an 800-percent increase in Website traffic after being featured in the October 23rd Edition of Barron's.
New Web Site Rates Accuracy of Fantasy Football Experts' Predictions
MONROVIA, Md., Oct. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fantasy football players will now have a barometer to measure the accuracy of predictions made by fantasy football experts. FantasyHoundDog.com (FHD) has put in place a proprietary scoring system to rank the experts so 15 million players who, according to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association spend some estimated $496 each per season, can make winning weekly lineup decisions. Since it is known that fantasy football players set their weekly lineups by referring to the experts' predictions, this tool can significantly improve their success and winnings. FHD now separates the real experts from the rest by making available information on the successful and unsuccessful prediction scores of the individual experts.
Melt Inc. Completes Private Equity Financing
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Oct. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Melt Inc. (OTCBB:MLTC), owner, operator and franchisor of quick service restaurants operating under the name "Melt Gelato & Crepe Cafe," has completed a private equity financing with existing shareholders. Proceeds from the financing will be used for working capital as the Company continues to execute its aggressive franchise expansion plan across the U.S.
Dada Acquires Splinder and Motime, Gaining Leadership in the Blog Segment
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dada S.p.A. (MTAX of the Italian Stock Exchange: DA.MI), a leader in the Web and mobile community and entertainment sector, has today finalized an agreement for the acquisition of Tipic Inc., a leading international player in the blog community segment, through its subsidiary Dada USA Inc. The purchase and addition of Tipic's technology will increase Dada's technological assets and user base, with a view to optimizing the convergence between Dada's strengths in the Web and mobile spaces.