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Chanticleer Holdings to Open Third South Africa Hooters Restaurant in Johannesburg

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Chanticleer Holdings to Open Third South Africa Hooters Restaurant in Johannesburg Charlotte, Nc--(Marketwired - October 30, 2014)
 Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) (Chanticleer Holdings, or the "Company"), owner and operator of multiple restaurant brand internationally and domestically, today announced that the Company will be opening a new South Africa Hooters location in Ruimsig, a suburb of Johannesburg. It is Chanticleer's third location in the Johannesburg area and fourth in the province of Gauteng, situated on Hendrik Potgieter Road, famously known as the longest road in the city.

With over 260,000 people and a median age of 31 living within a 5 mile radius to the restaurant, the Company believes the location will generate significantly higher revenues than at its prior CapeTown location. The 5,900square foot restaurant will seat 220 and house 25 flat screen TV's, a great venue for the local patrons to enjoy their favorite sporting events.…

Paradigm Oil & Gas: Record Aug-Sept Production Hits 3,323 Barrels

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Paradigm Oil & Gas: Record Aug-Sept Production Hits 3,323 Barrels
Dallas, Tx--(Marketwired - Oct 29, 2014)
 Paradigm Oil and Gas, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PDGO), a leading service provider to the oil and gas industry with expanding operations in oil and gas production, today announced that the Company's eight active wells combined to produced over 1,500.00 barrels of oil September of 2014.

Paradigm provided insight into the achievement by releasing the following summary of August and September, 2014 oil production: Perry - 138/142, Adobe - 320/260, Miller - 330/310, Clements - 230/250, Lucy Lee - 260/260, Mina Travis - 320/260, Roberts - 60/51, Summers - 72/60. Paradigm will file official accounting with regulatory commissions in Texas and Louisiana later this week. Oil production reports can be verified via state agency web site.

Vince Vellardita, CEO of Paradigm Oil and Gas, stated, "1,500.00 barrels from 8 wells in two months is quite an achievement, but it's j…

Check Point Pioneers Zero Second Prevention With Industry's Fastest Malware Response Rate

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Check Point Pioneers Zero Second Prevention With Industry's Fastest Malware Response Rate
ThreatCloud Threat Emulation Prevents Malware From Spending Even One Second on Networks
SAN CARLOS, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 29, 2014)

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced that Check Point ThreatCloud technology beat out major competitors in a recent benchmark testing of malware attacks on corporate networks.

In today's network environments, unknown malware infections have the potential to spread quickly. Response times to detection and prevention of malware has moved from days to mere seconds. To that end, Check Point has introduced the Zero Second Protection Test, to assess the response rate of security solutions to a potential malware infection via a compromised email. The test demonstrated the strength of Check Point's solution, not allowing the malware even a second on the network.

In the Zero…

Digital Caddies Launches Auto Dealer Activation Program

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Digital Caddies Launches Auto Dealer Activation Program Scottsdale, Az, United States, 10/28/2014

Digital Caddies, Inc. (CADY), a leader in the on-course delivery of technology services and content to golfers, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new Auto Dealer Activation Program ("ADAP"), providing auto dealers around the nation with a turn-key advertising solution to reach the affluent golfer audience with relevant interactive ad campaigns.

According to Digital Caddies Vice President of Advertising, Ted Bradley, "The auto industry spends billions of dollars on advertising each year to align itself with the car buyer, so creating this program tailored specifically for auto dealers is a logical step to capture these potentially lucrative ad dollars. In addition, our studies supported by Mediamark Research & Intelligence (MRI)confirm that our audience is 51 times more likely than the average American to spend more than $50k on a car, making our pl…

ERF Wireless Expands Focus on Oil and Gas Sector Service Business by Expanding Market Areas and Adding New Products

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ERF Wireless Expands Focus on Oil and Gas Sector Service Business by Expanding Market Areas and Adding New Products
League City, Tx, United States, 10/28/2014 ERF Wireless Inc. (OTCQB: ERFB), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that following its recent sale of the majority of its residential wireless business it is continuing to restructure its balance sheet and pay off certain debt as available resources dictate. In addition, ERF Wireless is expanding its geographical service areas as well as its product mix to continue to improve and grow its oil and gas sector service business throughout all of its service areas in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. More specifically, the Energy Broadband ("EBI") oil and gas subsidiary of ERF Wireless is currently designing and constructing new networks in certain new oil and gas production areas of central Texas to supplement existing wireless network co…

Media Alert; NXT-ID Chief Technology Officer Comments on Why You Need a Smart Wallet

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Media Alert; NXT-ID Chief Technology Officer Comments on Why You Need a Smart Wallet NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD and NXTDW), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market issues a recent blog entry from Mr. David Tunnell, Chief Technology Officer. Mr Tunnell examines the case for a smart wallet like Wocket™.


With the variety of new payment solutions being released, consumers may ask which method is best? Each new payment method has its own attributes that promise to make payments more convenient and secure. The good news is that none of these new payment methods are mutually exclusive to one another. Each has its own merit depending on where it can be used. For instance, digital wallets such as Google Wallet, Apple Pay or SoftCard (formally ISIS) may be preferable for locations that accept NFC (Near Field Communications), while another solution might be a better choice for locations that require a new barcode payment system such as being d…

Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (THCZ) Share Holder Update.

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Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (THCZ) Share Holder Update Oct 22, 2014

OTC Disclosure & News Service
Update on Hemp Beverage Line

DALLAS, TX--(OTCMARKETS)- October 22, 2014) - Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (PINKSHEETS: THCZ) today has announced that they are continuing negotiations with several parties on private financing and that we expect to close the first part of the package in the next 7-10 days and 30-45 days for the complete package. With this financing package in place THCZ can go forward and begin the process of bottling the “Rocky Mountain High” brand of Hemp Ice Tea, Energy Drink and flavored water lines. All formulations and labeling is now complete.

“The initial product runs of the three “Rocky Mountain High” beverages will be in the area of 25,000 cases of product. We have the production run slated for 8400 cases of the Hemp Ice Tea, Energy Drink and the flavored water. ” Says Tom Shuman CEO. “RHINO Marketing has been hard at work with all of our potential fina…

Media Alert; NXT-ID Chief Technology Officer Comments on Technology Differentiation of Wocket vs. Apple Pay

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Media Alert; NXT-ID Chief Technology Officer Comments on Technology Differentiation of Wocket vs. Apple Pay
NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD and NXTDW), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market issues a recent blog entry from Mr. David Tunnell, Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Tunnell breaks down Apple Pay in the first of many blog posts examining alternative payment methods in a compare and contrast with their upcoming smart wallet, Wocket.

Excerpt:

With Apple Pay releasing this Monday, critics and fans alike are flush with opinions on the new payment feature in the iPhone 6. Although cell-phone based digital wallet payment solutions promise a more convenient and secure way to pay, they have fallen short of expectations achieving very little traction in the payment industry. Stunted by low adoption rates with both consumers and retailers, cell phone based payment solutions leveraging NFC simply further fragment an already fragmented industry, with on…

NXT-ID Inc. to Present at 13th Annual FiRe Conference

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NXT-ID Inc. to Present at 13th Annual FiRe ConferenceFiRe - "The best technology conference in the world" - The Economist
October 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/
NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD and NXTDW), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market announces that it will present its leading edge technologies including Wocket™, the Smart Wallet, at the 13th annual Future in Review® (FiRe) Conferenece. FiRe is a leading global conference on the intersection of technology and the economy.


Hosted by Mark Anderson, founder and publisher of the Strategic News Service™, the Future in Review® (FiRe) Conference exposes world experts and participants to new ideas in a manner that produces an accurate portrait of the future in technology, including the global economy, cloud computing, biology and medical diagnostics, policy, netbooks, space travel, sustainability, and other fields that contribute to technology outcomes. (Strategic News Service and the…

NXT-ID Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Benchmark Co. (NXTD)

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NXT-ID Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Benchmark Co. (NXTD)
Research analysts at Benchmark Co. assumed coverage on shares of NXT-ID (NASDAQ:NXTD) in a report released on Thursday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $6.00 price target on the stock. Benchmark Co.’s target price points to a potential upside of 99.34% from the stock’s previous close..
Shares of NXT-ID (NASDAQ:NXTD) traded up 10.96% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $3.34. 1,070,615 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. NXT-ID has a 52-week low of $1.36 and a 52-week high of $7.25. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $3.02 and a 200-day moving average of $3.70. The company’s market cap is $80.7 million.


Separately, analysts at Northland Securities initiated coverage on shares of NXT-ID in a research note on Tuesday, September 30th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $6.00 price target on the stock.

For more information: www.mideasttime.com/nxt-id-earns-buy-ratin…

Pazoo Radio Launches First Radio Episode

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Pazoo Radio Launches First Radio Episode
Pazoo, Inc. (OTCQB: PZOO) (German WKN#: A1J3DK) is pleased to announce Pazoo Radio has gone live with its first online radio episode hosted by Chris Curran and Pazoo CEO David Cunic. David Cunic discusses the company as well as a multitude of health and wellness topics.
More specifically, the first episode of Pazoo Radio discusses the history of Pazoo Inc, how the company was created, what the company has achieved thus far, and the exciting future ahead. The episode also talks about pazoo.com's vast array of health and wellness experts and the valuable resources they provide in the form of health and wellness content on a daily basis. Lastly, the episode touches on Pazoo's recent entry into the medical marijuana industry.

To listen to the podcast, please go to:
http://www.pazoo.com/pazoo-radio/pazoo-healthy-living-healthy-investing/

Chris Curran, Founder of Fractal Recording, said, "I am honored to be part of Pazoo Radio as…

Brazil Minerals, Inc. Now Owns 100% of the Duas Barras Diamond & Gold Mine

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Brazil Minerals, Inc. Now Owns 100% of the Duas Barras Diamond & Gold Mine
(Marketwired - Oct 7, 2014)

Brazil Minerals, Inc. (OTCQB: BMIX), (the "Company" or "BMIX"), a U.S. holding company with revenues from sales of polished and rough diamonds as well as gold bars, all from its own production, announced today that it had purchased and formally received title to the remainder of Mineração Duas Barras Ltda. ("MDB") that it did not own before. MDB is the first operational, revenue-generating business owned fully by BMIX. Aside from regular payables for operations, there is no debt in MDB.

Marc Fogassa, Chairman and CEO of BMIX, commented: "Our original goal had been to finish the acquisition of 100% of MDB by the end of 2014. I am delighted that we were able to expedite this plan and beat it by three months. MDB under our management team supervision has gone from a distressed asset to a producer of polished and rough diamonds, gold bar…

Bad News is Good for Cybersecurity stocks: NXT-ID Inc (NASDAQ:NXTD), Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW), Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:WAVX), Fortinet Inc (NASDAQ:FTNT)

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Bad News is Good for Cybersecurity StocksNXT-ID Inc (NASDAQ:NXTD), Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW), Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:WAVX), Fortinet Inc (NASDAQ:FTNT)
Cyber security and mobile security companies climbed higher after J. P Morgan Chase said Thursday that information such as names and addresses for 76 million household customers and seven million businesses was compromised in a data breach this summer as investors flocked to companies that could benefit from banks and other companies that would want to defend themselves from such security breaches.
But the largest US bank said there was no evidence that critical account information such as account numbers, user identities or social security numbers were stolen by the hackers. The bank “continues not to have seen any unusual customer fraud related to this incident,” J. P Morgan said in a securities filing.

“J. P Morgan Chase customers are not liable for unauthorized transactions on their account that they promptly aler…

NXT-ID to Showcase Biometric Wocket Smart Wallet at 2015 CES (Consumer Electronics Show)

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NXT-ID to Showcase Biometric Wocket Smart Wallet at 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES)   NXT-ID, Inc. (NXTD), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market announces it will be exhibiting at the upcoming 2015 International CES (Consumer Electronics Show®), the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, to be held in Las Vegas, January 6-9, 2015. The Company will be located at booths 21926 and 21927 in the South Hall lower level.
Gino Pereira, CEO of NXT-ID said, "With the recent news of extensive data theft at J.P. Morgan and Home Depot, consumers have no relief from the escalating concern over security breaches and identity theft from numerous data breaches before them."

He went on to say," We welcome the opportunity to demonstrate the unique features of the Wocket smart wallet at the International CES show and to show why having your own private vault as a wallet that you can st…

Growth of Mobile Payments

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Growth of Mobile Payments Smart technology is experiencing a boost as the interest in digital payment methods is increasing among consumers and new platforms are being introduced by companies like NXT-ID, Apple, Google, Mastercard, and Visa.

NXT-ID is now trading on NASDAQ and is set to launch Wocket, a smart wallet. The company is in the biometric authentication business and focuses on mobile commerce. Apple recently announced Apply Pay which is expected to lead to widespread adoption of digital payments. Apple Pay is specifically for digital payments and will only work for iPhone and iTunes users. It does not have any extra uses like loyalty cards.

Apple sold more than 10 million units of the new iPhone last weekend, which are automatically compatible with Apple Pay. The service will launch in October and allows users to pay with a tap rather than with cash or a card. It is linked to a debit or credit card.

However, there are many consumers who refuse to use their mobile de…

Nxt-ID (Nasdaq: NXTD) appoints new vice president and chief financial officer

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NXT-ID Appoints New Vice President and Chief Financial Officer By Stephen Mayhew

Nxt-ID announced that it has named Vincent S. Miceli the company’s vice president and chief financial officer, effective immediately.

Miceli previously served as vice president and CFO/treasurer of Panolam Industries International, Inc, a privately-held company that designs, manufactures, and distributes decorative and industrial laminates.

Prior to that, Miceli served as CFO and corporate controller of eye care service firm Opticare Health Systems, Inc.

He also held senior accounting positions at Amphenol Corporation and United Technologies, Inc.

Gino Pereira has stepped down from his position as the CFO, but will continue to serve as Nxt-ID’s CEO and director.

According to Nxt-ID, Pereira’s departure as CFO is “not related to any disagreement with the company regarding any financial, accounting or other matters.”


For more information:BioMetricUpdate.com/nxt-id-appoints-new-vice-president

Disclaim…

Mobile payments platforms could reach $8 billion in global transactions in 2014

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Mobile Payments Platforms Could Reach $8 Billion in Global Transactions in 2014
Digital wallet apps are growing in popularity and NFC technology is becoming more widespread.
The smart technology sector has been increasing the interest that consumers have been having in mobile payments services and apps, and it is now believed that these transactions are finally starting to take off in a meaningful way.

This market now has quite a large number of players that each offer their interpretation of the best service.
Within this mobile payments market, NXT-ID Inc, a biometric security company, is expecting that it will become profitable in 2015. This, according to Gino Pereira, its chief exec, at a time in which it is now rolling out an alternative digital wallet service to some very large competition, including Apple Pay. This service is hoping to be able to stand out from the rest with what it feels are exceptional mobile security protections.

Mobile payments has been held back by …

Sonasoft Poised to Beat Third Quarter's Revenue Numbers

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Sonasoft Poised to Beat Third Quarter's Revenue Numbers San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2014

Sonasoft Corp. (OTCPK: SSFT), a leader in Email Archiving Solutions and Services, announced that it expects to beat its forecasted revenue for the Third Quarter (Q3), which ended on September 30, 2014. This positive projection is attributed to a steady demand for Sonasoft’s products and an increase in demand for its professional services. The actual numbers will be announced later on OTC Markets under the listing of Sonasoft Corp. (SSFT) on or before, Friday, November 14, 2014.

“We committed to the market”, said Andy Khanna, Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Sonasoft Corp., “that Sonasoft would grow by 20 percent for Q3. Based on preliminary results, we will beat our revenue numbers, and we are poised to have our best quarter. Demand for Sonasoft’s products remains steady, but it is our professional services that fueled our positive projection. We later will…