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Converge Global, Inc.
BOCA RATON, Fla., June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Converge Global, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CVRG) announced today that, effective May 29, 2003, Donald A. Smiley has resigned all positions with Converge Global and its wholly owned subsidiary, TeleWrx, Inc. Mr. Smiley previously served as the Chairman of Converge Global and as Chairman of its wholly owned subsidiary TeleWrx, Inc.
Association for Women in Technology, Southern California (AWT)
Association for Women in Technology to Hold Women's Technology Leadership Forum
IRVINE, Calif., June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Continuing the effort to recognize female leaders in Orange County, the Association for Women in Technology, Southern California (AWT), will hold its second Women's Technology Leadership Forum at Emulex headquarters in Costa Mesa, Calif. on June 26, 2003 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. AWT's Leadership Forum, a quarterly event, provides an ongoing platform for leaders throughout Southern California's technology industry to share their experiences.
CTI Expands Scope of Services
INDIANAPOLIS, June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- CTI Group (Holdings) Inc., (OTCBB:CTIG), a worldwide provider of billing and data management software and services to the communications industry, today announced an expansion strategy into new market and industry segments.
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc.
Altair Awarded Patent For Its Process to Manufacture Nano-Sized Yttria Stabilized Zirconia
RENO, Nev., June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALTI) announced today that it has received a patent covering its process for manufacturing nano-sized yttria stabilized zirconia (YSZ). Altair's YSZ is the ideal material for use in manufacturing solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC) as the company's patented process allows particle size to be selected. Additionally, the cost per kilowatt hour is an important consideration for the continued success of fuel cell programs. Altair's process uses low-cost, readily available zirconia and yttria commodity feedstocks. The process is flexible and, in addition to yttrium, the zirconia can be stabilized with calcium, scandium or magnesium.
Insert Therapeutics, Inc.
Insert Therapeutics Reports In Vivo Performance of Drug Delivery Platform Assembled with a Nucleic Acid
PASADENA, Calif., June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Insert Therapeutics, Inc. reported that its Senior Scientist Dr. Suzie Hwang Pun presented data on the company's proprietary Cyclosert(tm) drug delivery technology at the sixth annual meeting of the Society of Gene Therapy in Washington D.C., June 4-6, 2003. Insert's Cyclosert drug delivery technology presents the unique potential for targeted intracellular systemic delivery of nucleic acids, including plasmid DNA, RNA and oligonucleotides such as siRNA, DNAzymes and ribozymes.
NetSol Technologies Inc.
NetSol Technologies Enters New Zealand Market with a Contract from DaimlerChrysler Services
CALABASAS, Calif., June 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetSol Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTWK), a developer of proprietary software applications, today announced that DaimlerChrysler Services New Zealand has selected NetSol Technologies' LeaseSoft.CAP software solution to automate their credit application process. NetSol's LeaseSoft.CAP (Credit Application Processing) middleware product has been successfully implemented at other independent DaimlerChrysler Service companies including those in Australia and Thailand, as well as companies such as UMF in Singapore and Tung Yang Leasing Company in Taiwan. NetSol's finance application products range in price from $150,000 to $500,000 per module.