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Kronos Advanced Technologies, Inc.
Kronos Sends Notice of Termination of License Agreement With HoMedics
BELMONT, Mass., Sept. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kronos Advanced Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:KNOS), announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Kronos Air Technologies, Inc., has sent notice of termination of its exclusive agreement with HoMedics USA, Inc., to develop and license stand alone air purifiers for the consumer market.
O2Micro International Limited
Key Power Management Patent Continuation Granted to O2Micro
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Sept. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (SEHK:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, was granted 17 claims under United States patent number 7,088,076 for its Power Management for Battery Powered Appliances invention, a continuation of the invention issued May 2004 under United States patent number 6,741,066.
First State Financial Corporation
First State Financial Corporation Announces Dividend
SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- First State Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:FSTF), a bank holding company based in Sarasota, Florida, announced today a quarterly dividend of 8-cents per share of outstanding stock, an increase of 14.3 percent over the prior quarter's cash dividend. The dividend is payable on September 29, 2006 for shareholders of record on September 15, 2006.
Foundry Networks, Inc.
Photo Release -- Foundry Networks Announces New Application and Content Management Switches With Web Firewall at Industry Leading Prices
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Foundry Networks(r), Inc. (Nasdaq:FDRY), a performance and total solutions leader for end-to-end switching and routing, today announced a new family of entry-level ServerIron application and content management switches with an integrated Web firewall security suite to meet the demand for secure and optimized delivery of growing Web and triple-play services in small- and mid-sized enterprise data centers. Offered at the industry's best entry price, the ServerIron 4G features an integrated purpose-built Web Firewall to protect Web-enabled enterprise applications against increasing application-intelligent attacks that may cause service disruption and compromise sensitive information and data. The ServerIron 4G family packs powerful application switching, content management and security features in a resilient switch to deliver uncompromising application benefits previously only available to large enterprise and service provider organizations.
Arasan Chip Systems, Inc.
Arasan Chip Systems Licenses Its USB 2.0 Hub IP Core to Broadcom
SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arasan Chip Systems Inc ("Arasan"), a leading supplier of reusable Intellectual Property (IP's) cores, has licensed its USB 2.0 Hub IP Core to Broadcom Corporation. Arasan counts Broadcom as one of its key licensees and other IP's in use by Broadcom include our Standard SD / SDIO / MMC 4.0 / CE-ATA Host Core and the SDIO Card Core technology. "We are proud to once again be chosen by Broadcom to fulfill their IP needs and be part of their remarkable growth. Working with them is always a pleasure and we have gained immensely from the exposure to their design methodologies and quality requirements," said Rich Timpa, VP of Sales at Arasan Chip Systems.