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Billboard Magazine Goes Wireless with Zingy
NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Zingy, the largest mobile entertainment provider in North America, and Billboard magazine announced today that Zingy has been selected to provide mobile entertainment solutions to Billboard.com. Music consumers who visit Billboard.com will be able to buy ringtones of their favorite artists provided by Zingy (www.zingy.com).
Australian Operator Chooses Aptilo Networks for Wireless Hotspot Solution
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 18, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aptilo Networks receives an order for public WLAN Internet systems from Australian Internet operator Xone. Today, Xone can offer wireless Internet services at three locations in Sydney's downtown business section. Xone has plans to establish a handful of additional locations during the current year and later to expand throughout Australia and abroad. The first stage of the deal is being implemented jointly with Aptilo's partner, HP.
Swedbank Acquires HSB Bank
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 18, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- ForeningsSparbanken (Swedbank) is acquiring all the shares in HSB Bank from HSB Sverige. Prior to the acquisition, ForeningsSparbanken owned 9.1 percent of the shares in HSB Bank.
PurchasePro Announces Additional Nasdaq Notification
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- PurchasePro (Nasdaq:PROEQ) said today that the company received a Nasdaq Staff Determination indicating that the company fails to comply with Nasdaq's bid price requirements for continued listing set forth in Marketplace Rule 4310(c)(04) and as such is subject to delisting from the Nasdaq SmallCap Market.
The Dress Barn, Wi-LAN and Spectrum Control Events to be Broadcast by Vcall Over the Internet
RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Dress Barn, Inc. (Nasdaq:DBRN), Wi-LAN, Inc. (TSE:WIN) and Spectrum Control, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPEC) will broadcast their investor communication events over the Internet, Vcall, a Service of WILink announced today.
Harwood Feffer LLP
Wechsler Harwood Commences Class Action Suit Against BellSouth Corp. -- BLS
NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Wechsler Harwood LLP ("Wechsler Harwood") announces that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on behalf all persons who purchased or acquired BellSouth Corp. (NYSE:BLS) ("BellSouth" or the "Company") securities between the period of January 22, 2001 and July 19, 2002, inclusive (the Class Period) against defendants BellSouth and certain of its officers and directors.
Harwood Feffer LLP
Class Action Suit Against HPL Technologies, Inc. Commenced by Wechsler Harwood LLP -- HPLAE
NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Wechsler Harwood LLP ("Wechsler Harwood") announces that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchasers of HPL Technologies, Inc. ("HPL" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:HPLAE) securities between July 31, 2001 and July 18, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period") against defendants HPL and certain of its officers.