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Capital Research Group, Inc
TheSUBWAY.com Announces Its Morning Stock Focus List for Tuesday, October 15, 2002: YHOO, TXU, NT, AEP, FCX
WESTON, Fla., Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com announces the following Investment Opinions:
Neoware Introduces New Software with Support for IBM NetVista Thin Clients, Ships Genuine IBM 3270/5250 Emulator, Broadening Thin Client Capability
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of software, services, and solutions for the Appliance Computing market, today announced that it has expanded its software-focused product line with the release of NeoLinux Version 2.4. This release provides support for IBM NetVista N2200 and N2800 customers, allowing them to run the same software on both their NetVista thin clients and Neoware thin client appliances. NeoLinux updates are also available for Neoware's Eon products running NeoLinux. In addition, Neoware is making available to IBM and all Neoware NeoLinux customers the genuine IBM 3270/5250 emulators that were licensed as part of the Neoware-IBM alliance announced in January 2002.
SMS.ac Chief: Got Text Messaging?
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to an A.T. Kearny report published earlier this year, global SMS (Short Message Service) use will climb to more than 200 billion messages sent quarterly by the end of 2002. Yet, while SMS use continues to gain momentum elsewhere, within the U.S. text messaging remains a virtually unknown commodity. Michael Pousti, chairman and chief executive officer of SMS.ac, Inc. (www.sms.ac), said that significant revenues generated from wireless data are literally at the fingertips for domestic mobile carriers.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Enhanced Communication with Pictures, Sound and Text -- Vodafone Sweden to Launch MMS Today
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden (NYSE:VOD): Now you'll be able to use pictures to make your mobile communication easy and entertaining. As of today, Vodafone Sweden will be enabling its customers to send messages that contain colour pictures, sound and text between mobile phones (MMS). All you need is an MMS-enabled mobile phone and a subscription or prepaid card from Vodafone Sweden. The service will be provided free of charge up until 31 January 2003.
Telenor Mobil to Reduce Workforce
OSLO, Norway, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of Telenor's (Nasdaq:TELN) cost and efficiency initiatives, Telenor Mobil will be reducing the workforce by 216. Employees were informed of the reduction in the workforce on Tuesday morning. Those affected will be offered redundancy packages in the course of the week. Telenor Mobil currently has approx. 1600 employees. The workforce adjustments are a result of Telenor's corporate cost cutting and efficiency project, Delta 4, and is related to the economic situation and the market forces affecting Telenor Mobil.
ReadSoft's SAP Integration Success Factor in the Benelux Countries
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- During the past few months, ReadSoft has closed a number of prestigious INVOICES deals in the Benelux countries. For instance, the global provider of agricultural products Monsanto and the petrochemical company Borealis have chosen ReadSoft to process vast quantities of supplier invoices. The total order value is approximately 350,000 USD.