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Cell Power Technologies, Inc.
Cell Power Announces Energizer, Inc. Selected as a Key Supplier for Cellboost Product Line
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cell Power Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:CLPW) today announced that Compact Power Systems, the exclusive distributor and manufacturer for the Cellboost Product line worldwide, has selected Energizer, Inc. (NYSE:ENR) as a key supplier of battery cells for Cellboost, the first and only compact disposal battery/charger for cell phones. St. Louis-based Energizer, Inc. is one of the world's largest manufacturers of primary batteries and flashlights and a global leader in the dynamic business of providing portable power.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Wireless First To Manufacture, Deploy CDMA 450 MHZ Repeaters
ATLANTA, Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Wireless, a division of EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) announced today the successful deployment of EMS's line of CDMA 450MHz repeaters to Romania's Zapp. Zapp is the only telephony operator in Romania that provides full voice and data communication services, based on the next-generation network (CDMA2000 1x in the 450 MHz band). Zapp started operations in December 2001.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Petroleum Declares Dividend
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) said today that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.275 per share on common stock payable January 15, 2005, to stockholders of record on December 10, 2004.
Global Entertainment Corporation
Global Entertainment Corporation Reports Revenue Increase of 138% for First Quarter Fiscal 2005
PHOENIX, Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Entertainment Corporation (OTCBB:GECO), an integrated entertainment company, today reported revenue of $2,046,372 for the first quarter ended August 31, 2004 compared to revenue of $859,480 in the comparable quarter for 2003. The 138% increase was primarily the result of a major contract secured by the company's arena development subsidiary ICC (International Coliseum Company). For the three-month period ended August 31, 2004, the company realized a net loss of $90,533 as compared to net income of $191,860 for the period ended August 31, 2003. The loss was primarily the result of expenses incurred by the company in forming and starting up its new ticketing operation, GetTix.net. Additional cost increases were the result of general corporate expansion and an increase in overhead expenditures associated with additional staffing and marketing requirements.
ECON Investor Relations Inc.
Markland Technologies Inc. Subsidiary, EOIR Technologies, Contributes to Preliminary First Quarter Revenues (Un-audited) of $15.75M; Active Contract with the U.S. Army Night Vision Laboratories
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:MRKL) (http://www.marklandtech.com), an integrated homeland security company, announced that on a preliminary un-audited basis, it expects revenue of approximately $4,800,000 for the month of September 2004 and approximately $15,750,000 for its fiscal first quarter ended September 30,2004. This represents a significant increase year over year. A substantial majority of this increase in fiscal first quarter revenues is attributable to the recent acquisition of its wholly owned subsidiary EOIR Technologies Inc. by Markland.
Superclick, Inc. Revises Annual Guidance Upward
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB:SPCK) today provided a revised outlook of our previous revenue forecast for the current fiscal year. "In August we reported expectations of revenue for fiscal 2004 to come in the range of $2.25 million to $2.5 million. We had noted the strong growth that we are seeing over the $652 thousand our operating subsidiary Superclick Networks had achieved last year," commented the company's chairman Todd M. Pitcher. He added, "We are pleased to revise our guidance for fiscal 2004 further upward to the range of $2.6 to $2.75 million. The exceptional growth we continue to see is due to strong execution by our management team, the Verizon reseller relationship maturing into a meaningful percentage of our channel sales, and the widening acceptance of our Superclick Internet Management System (SIMS(tm)) as "best in class" within the hospitality market place."
Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc.
Aztec Oil & Gas: Estimated Remaining Oil Reserves at 4.7 Million Barrels
HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCBB:AZGS) announced today that Lee Keeling and Associates has prepared an appraisal of interests owned by Z2 LLC. Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc. owns a 31.283% interest in Z2 LLC. Z2 owns 100% of the working interest in over seven thousand (7,000) producing acres in the prolific Big Foot oil field in Frio County, Texas.
Megola Announces Multiple Installations in Chemical Valley Region of Ontario
CORUNNA, Ontario , Oct. 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Megola, Inc. (OTCBB:MGOA), a leading solution provider in physical water treatment, microbiological control, wastewater treatment and air purification, announced that it has made progress in the introduction of its ScaleGuard technology to large industrial users in Canada, recently completing three separate large industrial installations.