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Dateline Moscow -- Veteran Journalist Analyzes Work of American Correspondents
SILVER SPRING, Md., September 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In a new book, "Discovering Russia: 200 Years of American Journalism," (now available through AuthorHouse), Murray Seeger, a veteran journalist and former Moscow bureau chief, explores the question,"How did Americans form their opinions about Russia and the Soviet Union?" The book examines the work of journalists, adventurers, and diplomats who wrote about Russia from the end of the 18th century until the end of the 20th century.
AUTON Motorized Systems
AUTON Motorized Systems Honored with Product of the Year Award
VALENCIA, Calif., Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AUTON Motorized Systems, the world's leading manufacturer of motorized TV lifts, has been honored by industry peers for excellence in design and manufacturing for its Plasma TV Ceiling Flip-Down System. The prestigious Product of the Year award is presented by Electronic House magazine, one of the nation's leading, high-tech home electronics publications.
AUTON Motorized Systems
AUTON Motorized Systems to Exhibit at CEDIA EXPO in Indianapolis, IN
VALENCIA, Calif., Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AUTON Motorized Systems, the world's leading manufacturer of motorized TV lifts and founding member of the Custom Design and Installation Association (CEDIA), is making final preparations for the company's attendance at the annual CEDIA EXPO in Indianapolis, Ind. CEDIA is an international trade association of companies that specialize in designing and installing electronic systems for the home. The association's annual show is the largest of its kind in the world and uses all of the available floor space in the Indianapolis Convention and the adjacent RCA Dome. The show will run from September 9th through the 11th.
Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corp.
Photo Release -- Battle Mountain Releases Technical Summary of the Fletcher Junction Project
RENO, Nev., Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corp. ("Battle Mountain Gold") (OTCBB:BMGX) is pleased to provide a technical summary of the geologic and geochemical studies completed at the Fletcher Junction Project. The reported discovery of vein material with gold values of up to 2.9 ounces per ton, as reported in our news release yesterday, reinforces the conclusions of detailed geologic mapping, water sampling, sage sampling, soil sampling, and rock sampling supporting the exploration concept that the Fletcher Junction Project Area contains a zone of gold-bearing mineralization covered by a thin veneer of young basalt flows. The accompanying map highlights the results of the recent rock sampling program. Please refer to the Company's website at http://bmegold.com/projects/index.htm for the complete technical summary.
Optical Storage Technology Association
OSTA Introduces MPV Interoperability Specification and Trademark Licensing Program
CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) has made the MPV Interoperability Specification (MPV-IS) version 1.0 available for downloading from the OSTA website. MPV or MusicPhotoVideo(tm) is a series of specifications aimed at developers of digital imaging and consumer electronics solutions to enhance interoperability of large collections of personal digital photo and video content. Many digital media companies are using the specifications in various consumer electronics and PC-based products. To date, these implementations have been strictly to manage the transfer of data between products from the same company. With the MPV Interoperability Specification, companies can now guarantee interoperability with MPV-IS compliant products from other companies.
MB Tech, Inc
MB Tech Inc. Project Strengthens U.S. Position with New Strategic Alliance
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MB Tech Inc. (OTCBB:MBTT) announces new avenues in the U.S. for the cell phone tracking and surveillance device, a technology already present in MB Tech's multi-layer multi-band patch antenna technology. As previously announced, the device, similar in design to the flat antenna system proposed for use in North America, will focus on detection of cell and PCS phone signals, TRS (trunked radio system), wireless LAN and walkie-talkie signals. This product has spurred interest from U.S. groups, attracting law enforcement and security agencies through exposure by MB Tech's strategic partner, Nano Equities World Corp., handling MB Tech's developments for military applications worldwide.
TOUSA Raises 2005 Earnings Guidance
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technical Olympic USA, Inc. (NYSE:TOA) announced today that the Company raised its 2005 net income guidance to $205 million (or $3.42 per diluted share) from $185 million (or $3.08 per diluted share), based on an average of 60 million fully diluted shares outstanding. The $20 million increase in 2005 net income is driven by higher than previously anticipated land gains as part of the Company's ongoing homesite inventory management practices. For the full year 2005, land sales are expected to generate $35 million in net income.
New Jersey Mining Company
New Jersey Mining Company Golden Chest Mine Update
KELLOGG, Idaho, Sept. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) announces that its mining operation at the Golden Chest continues to make progress with advancement of the raise and I-drifts on the Katie vein and encouraging gold grades. In August, the average grade of the ore feed to the rougher flotation cells was 14.0 grams per tonne gold and 136 ounces of gold were recovered to concentrate. Mill recovery has averaged more than 95 percent. Concentrate shipments to Barrick Gold's Goldstrike facility are occurring on a monthly basis.