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Ecosphere Technologies Announces a New Purchase Order from Fidelity National Environmental Solutions

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Ecosphere Technologies Announces a New Purchase Order from Fidelity National Environmental SolutionsSecond Ozonix® EF10M Unit for Hydrosphere Energy Solutions in the Territory of Alberta and North East British Columbia, Canada
Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (ESPH), an innovative U.S. technology licensing and manufacturing company, today announced that the Company has received a purchase order from Fidelity National Environmental Solutions ("FNES"), a company in which ESPH holds an interest in, to begin construction on a second Ozonix® EF10M unit for Hydrosphere Energy Solutions, a sub-licensee of FNES, to deploy its patented Ozonix® water treatment technology in the territory of Alberta and North East British Columbia, Canada.


"The latest equipment purchase with Hydrosphere Energy Solutions continues to serve as a testament to Ecosphere and FNES's competitive positioning in the oil and gas water treatment space," stated Dennis McGuire, Chairman and CEO of Eco…

Smart Technology Consumer's Interest in Mobile Payment Products Grows - Company Secures Deal with Major Airline to Display Advertisements in Flight for its Next Generation Smart Wallet

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Smart Technology Consumer's Interest in Mobile Payment Products GrowsCompany Secures Deal with Major Airline to Display Advertisements in Flight for its Next Generation Smart Wallet CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ 

Biometrics industry sees growth as companies compete to develop unique and innovative smart technologies; companies turn towards digital currency: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY), Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT)


NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD: OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces a video featuring its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™ will air on American Airlines, in-flight entertainment for the months of October and November. ExecTV and Travel & Lifestyle TV airs to both first class and business travellers featuring all the latest innovations and information that will a…

RTXB Finalizes Acquisition oF Chill-Texas

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RTXB Finalizes Acquisition Of Chill-TexasRTXB to Produce Proprietary Brand Hemp Beverage Line-Up DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - July 31, 2014)

Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (RTXB) today has announced that they have completed the acquisition of CHILL-Texas which will now become a fully-owned subsidiary of RTXB.

The CHILL-Texas brand brings the entire CHILLO Energy Beverage and C-Swiss Ice Tea product, inventory and distribution rights all under one roof. Randy Safford, who has done a masterful job, will continue on as the CEO of CHILL-Texas. The CHILL-Texas acquisition was a combination of cash and restricted shares.

“We feel very fortunate that Randy Safford has decided to stay on as CEO of CHILL-Texas. Randy has done an outstanding job securing new distributors and he is the ideal individual to help us launch our new Proprietary Brand Beverage line-up, especially since he already has a working relationship with an ever growing list of clients who have been purchasing C…

GenSpera Announces US Patent for Methods and Compositions for the Detection, Imaging and Treatment of Cancer

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GenSpera Announces US Patent for Methods and Compositions for the Detection, Imaging and Treatment of Cancer
SAN ANTONIO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/

GenSpera, Inc. (GNSZ), a leader in developing prodrug therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announces the issuance of a United States patent entitled "Methods and compositions for the detection of cancer". The patent US 8,772,226 B2 was issued July 8, 2014.

The patent contains composition claims for thapsigargin-containing prodrugs that can be radiolabelled and then activated by the enzymes Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA), Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) or Human Glandular Kallikrein 2 (hK2). The patent also claims methods of using such radiolabelled prodrugs for the detection, imaging and treatment of cancers in humans.

The co-inventors on the patent include Drs. Samuel Denmeade, John Isaacs and Soren Brogger Christensen who are all members of GenSpera's Scientific Advisory Board.

"As we eva…

NXT-ID Video for Wocket™ Smart Wallet to Air on American Airlines Exec TV and Travel and Lifestyle TV in October and November

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NXT-ID Video for Wocket™ Smart Wallet to Air on American Airlines Exec TV and Travel and Lifestyle TV in October and November
Shelton, Conn., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/
NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces a video featuring its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™ will air on American Airlines, in-flight entertainment for the months of October and November.

ExecTV and Travel & Lifestyle TV airs to both first class and business travellers featuring all the latest innovations and information that will affect their business, their travel and their lifestyle. The NXT-ID, Inc. segment will show them how the biometrically secure Wocket Wallet and Wocket card can replace all their credit cards in their wallet and prevent identity theft.

The company also recently ran CNBC advertisements on Squawk Box and Fast Money Half Time addressing the same theme.

Gino Pereira, CEO of NXT-ID said, "Our ongoing mark…

Freedom Energy Holdings Plans Dividend Alongside Dynamic Corporate Identity Initiatives

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Freedom Energy Holdings Plans Dividend Alongside Dynamic Corporate Identity Initiatives Fort Wayne, In--(Marketwired - Jul 28, 2014)
Freedom Energy Holdings, Inc. (OTC: FDMF) CEO Brian Kistler announced today the plan for gifting the true value of the company through to its common and preferred shareholders.

Kistler stated, "Last week I spent several days secluded with my business advisors discussing the current and future direction of the company. While FDMF has always been a holding or incubation company, meaning the true value has always been in the technology and subsidiaries owned, it is obvious that this message has not been fully grasped by the general public and of course the onus is on myself and the Company to ensure that shareholders, both existing and prospective, fully understand the Company's objectives, goals and accomplishments in line with its model as a holding company.

"To that effect, I wish to make it clear that effective immediately the…

NXT-ID Updates Social Media Consumer Wocket Smart Wallet Competition "Show Us Your Wallet", #Needawocket

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NXT-ID Updates Social Media Consumer Wocket Smart Wallet Competition "Show Us Your Wallet", #NeedawocketPhotos reveal America's aging overstuffed wallet situation is worse than originally expected SHELTON, Conn., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/

NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD:OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, updates participants on its current social media competition "Show us your Wallet", for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™.

NXT-ID Updates Social Media Consumer Wocket Smart Wallet Competition
The social media competition was created to show the evolution of the wallet from a bulky traditional wallet stuffed with credit cards and gift cards to a sleek, secure Wocket™ that makes financial transactions with one biometrically secure card designed to replace all the cards in your wallet. Consumers see first-hand by the shared images that old bulky wallets are on the way out being replaced by smart wallets.

The Wo…

RTXB in the Wall Street Journal Article today!

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RTXB to Focus on Cannabis-Based Beverage Lines Republic of Texas Brands Inc. which exited Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this month, is blazing a new trail in Texas.

The company plans to change its name to Totally Hemp Crazy and complete a merger with Chill Texas Inc., the distributor of a cannabis-based energy drink made in Austria.

“The completion of the acquisition is in process and will be completed before the end of the month,” Tom Shuman, a 30-year veteran of the beverage industry and the company’s new chief executive, said in a statement Tuesday.

The new name reflects the company’s renewed focus on THC-free, cannabis-based beverages like its Chillo energy drink, which promises consumers “a whole new feeling of being alive.”

The new company name will be “highly identifiable with investors and consumers” and will make its new product lines more appealing, RTXB said in a statement. According to RTXB founder Jerry Grisaffi, the first batch of new products…

Liberated Energy, Inc. Breaks Into Major Auto Dealer Marketplace

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Liberated Energy, Inc. Breaks Into Major Auto Dealer Marketplace Liberated Energy, Inc. (LIBE) announced today that it has signed with Elkins Chevrolet of Marlton New Jersey to spearhead the retrofit of their current 115 metal halide parking lot lighting system to new energy efficient LED lighting and the installation of Liberated Energy’s sentinel Guard Lite systems.

Elkins Chevrolet is one of southern New Jersey’s largest GM dealerships and has been in business since 1989 "We have been reviewing changing out our parking lot lighting system for a few years now." Says Jason Elkins, General Manager of Elkins. "We wanted to find a way to save energy and impact our environment, and Liberty Energy came in and developed a plan that delivers everything we were looking for." Says Elkins. "Not only did they come up with a short term solution, but they were able to look into the next 15 years for us and have made recommendations that could take us off the grid f…

RTXB New Flavored "Aqua Hemp" Water Line Packaging Revealed

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RTXB New Flavored "Aqua Hemp" Water Line Packaging RevealedRTXB to Produce Private Label Hemp Beverage Line DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Jul 24, 2014)

Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (RTXB) today has announced that they will be bottling a new "Totally Hemp Crazy" flavored hemp water line "Aqua Hemp". Aqua Hemp will be offered in four flavors: Citrus, Lemon Lime, Pomegranate and Wild Berry. The drinks will be offered in colorful clear plastic 16.9 oz. bottles. The flavored hemp water line will offer an attractive retail price and will offer a better than average margin for the retail sellers.

A sneak peek of the new flavored hemp drink line can be found at:Cannabis-Holdings.com

"The new corporate logo 'Totally Hemp Crazy' has been incorporated into the design of the bottle and will add to the consumer appeal of the product," states Tom Shuman the New CEO. "We are working with Finra and we are hoping the name and symbol change w…

Boomer Times Gets to Know NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet; Practical, Secure and Easy to Use

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Boomer Times Gets to Know NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet; Practical, Secure and Easy to Use "We do recognize that some members of the older generation are the ones most concerned with identity theft"- CEO Gino Pereira NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™, was recently the topic of an interview on Boomer Times. Host Anita Finley interviewed Gino Pereira, CEO of NXT-ID, on July 9th for over thirty minutes.
Mr. Gino Pereira explains how the Wocket will replace old bulky wallets full of credit cards and walks host Anita Finley through the step-by-step process of using a Wocket and its biometrically secure card, replacing a traditional credit card.



Gino tells Anita that 44% of known causes of identity theft can be traced back to stolen wallets. He goes on to share that one in ten consumers have been a victim of identity theft and how the biome…

V-Star App Now Being Sold By the ECEL Group of Companies

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V-Star App Now Being Sold By the ECEL Group of Companies
07/22/2014 [ACCESSWIRE]
Valuesetters Inc. (OTCQB: VSTR), a technology platform company that provides online games, music, movies and voice/video calling, announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with ECEL Group of Companies (“ECEL”) to distribute its V-Star calling app.

“ECEL is a great addition for us,” stated Valuesetter’s Chief Executive Officer, Manny Teixeira. “They have a unique multi-faceted organization of experts and professionals that bring marketing, distribution and consulting services to products. They are starting with our V-Star calling app, which is available on Google Play, and plan to extend their sales efforts to include our music and movie library.”

The agreement calls for ECEL to receive commissions on each app it sells, and grants ECEL an exclusive on all sales in Ghana, so long as the monthly revenues from Ghana customers exceed $50,000.

Andrew K. G. Ababio, Chief Executive O…

Media Advisory: GenSpera's G-202 HCC Clinical Trial Presentation from 5th Asia-Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert (APPLE) Meeting Available

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Media Advisory: GenSpera's G-202 HCC Clinical Trial Presentation from 5th Asia-Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert (APPLE) Meeting Available"These positive results enable management to remain optimistic about our ambitious G-202 clinical development program"- Dr. Craig Dionne, CEO SAN ANTONIO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/

GenSpera, Inc. (GNSZ), a leader in developing prodrug therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announces the Asia-Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert Meeting (APPLE) presentation of the G-202 hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) clinical trial data is now available for download for media and investors.

On July 12th Devalingam Mahalingam, MD, PhD, Principal Investigator of the G-202 Phase II trial in HCC patients, presented the HCC clinical trial update for G-202, in Taipei, Taiwan.

HCC is the sixth most common malignancy worldwide. It is the fifth most common malignant disease in men and the eighth most common in women. It is the third most common…

NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet to be Featured on NewsWatch, Airing on History Channel, FYI Network and ION Network

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NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet to be Featured on NewsWatch, Airing on History Channel, FYI Network and ION NetworkWocket to Be Included in Consumer Segment for Top Technology Products
SHELTON, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/

NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD:OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™, will be featured on NewsWatch, a weekly 30-minute consumer oriented television show that airs on the History Channel, FYI Network, and ION Network.

NewsWatch regularly features top technology products and services. The segment will air on July 31st on the History Channel (6:00-6:30am ET/PT) and the FYI Network (7:00-7:30am ET). The ION Network segment will air on August 11th from 5:30am-6:00am ET/PT.

Wocket™ is a next generation smart wallet designed to protect your identity and replace all the cards in your wallet, with no smart phone required. The Wocket works anywhere credit …

RTXB New Corporate Name Announced "Totally Hemp Crazy"

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RTXB New Corporate Name Announced "Totally Hemp Crazy"RTXB to Produce Hemp Beverage Line DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - July 22, 2014)

Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RTXB) has filed the necessary document with FINRA to change the corporate name to "Totally Hemp Crazy" to better identify with the new planned hemp based line of beverages, there will also be a symbol change as well. The new corporate name is planned to be on the product packaging of all of the new beverage products. The new company name will be highly identifiable with investors and consumers and will add to the new product lines appeal.

"We have been receiving messages from investors inquiring about the status of the merger with CHILL Texas. The completion of the acquisition is in process and will be completed before the end of the month," states Tom Shuman the new company CEO. "Since the exit of Chapter 11 on July 11th we have been able to reduce the Authorized Shar…

Wocket Digital Wallet Contest Hits Social Media Today

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Wocket Digital Wallet Contest Hits Social Media Today
NXT-ID, biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces its consumer social media competition for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket. “Show us your Wallet” begins July 18.

Between July 18 and Aug. 17, NXT-ID is launching a national Facebook competition to win free Wocket smart wallets, created as the next natural step in the evolution of smart devices following the smart phone and smart watch.

The competition asks, “Do you have a fat, overstuffed wallet? Do you know someone who does?” Take a photo and share it for your chance to win your very own Signature Edition Wocket smart wallet and $150 MasterCard prepaid gift card. The bulkier, uglier and more uncomfortable looking your wallet photo, the better your chances of winning.

Entry Method:

Entries are automatically limited to one submission per Facebook user per day

1) Via the Wocket Facebook page (experience described above)
2) …

Majority of HCC Patients In GenSpera’s Trial of G-202 Show Disease Stabilization

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Majority of HCC Patients In GenSpera’s Trial of G-202 Show Disease StabilizationMaureen Newman July 18, 2014

GenSpera Eighty percent of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients enrolled in San Antonio, Texas-based GenSpera, Inc.‘s Phase 1b/2 clinical trial of G-202 showed signs of tumor stabilization without growth after two months of treatment. The announcement was presented by principal investigator Dr. Devalingam Mahalingam, MD, PhD, at the Asia-Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert Association (APPLE) Congress held July 11-13 in Taipei, Taiwan.

“The efficacy and safety analyses on patients enrolled to date on this study continue to demonstrate that G-202 holds promise for patients with advanced HCC, with half the patients showing disease stability at 4 months and the majority of patients tolerating G-202 with minimal toxicities,” described Dr. Mahalingam in a news report.

Although the percentage of patients exhibiting disease stabilization at four months dropped to 50%, …