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NXT-ID, Inc. ( OTC:NXTD ) Mobile Security for a Mobile World - NXT-ID, Inc.'s (OTCQB:NXTD) innovative MobileBio™ solution mitigates consumer risks associated with mobile computing, m-commerce and smart OS-enabled devices. The company is focused on the growing m-commerce market, launching its innovative MobileBio™ suite of biometric solutions that secure consumers' mobile platforms led by the Wocket™; a next generation smart wallet designed to replace all the cards in your wallet, no smart phone required. The Wocket works anywhere credit cards are accepted and only works with your biometric stamp of approval. http://www.thewocket.com/, http://www.wocketwallet.com/

NXT-ID's wholly owned subsidiary, 3D-ID LLC, is engaged in biometric identification has 22 licensed patents in the field of 3D facial recognition http://www.nxt-id.com/, http://3d-id.net/


Mobile Security

Accenture ( NYSE:ACN ) is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 257,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Mobile SecurityWebcast: http://www.accenture.com/us-en/Pages/insight-mobile-security-webcast-cio.aspx

AT&T Inc . ( NYSE:T ) together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers worldwide. The company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data communication services, such as local wireless communications services, long-distance services, and roaming services. This segment also sells various handsets, wirelessly enabled computers, and personal computer wireless data cards; and accessories, including carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and other items. This segment sells its products through its own stores, or through agents or third-party retail stores. Its Wireline segment provides data services comprising switched and dedicated transport, Internet access and network integration, U-verse services, and data equipment; businesses voice applications over IP-based networks; and digital subscriber lines, dial-up Internet access, private lines, managed Web-hosting services, packet services, enterprise networking services, and Wi-Fi services, as well as local, interstate, and international wholesale networking capacity to other service providers. This segment also offers voice services, such as local and long-distance, calling card, 1-800, conference calling, wholesale switched access, caller ID, call waiting, and voice mail services; and application management, security services, integration services, customer premises equipment, outsourcing, government-related services, and satellite video services. The company's Advertising Solutions segment publishes yellow and white pages directories; and sells directory advertising and Internet-based advertising and local search. In addition, the company provides customer information services. Mobile Security Products: http://www.att.com/gen/press-room?pid=22741

BlackBerry (Research in motion) ( NasdaqGS:BBRY ; TSX:BB.TO ) a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry® solution in 1999. Today, BlackBerry products and services are used by millions of customers around the world to stay connected to the people and content that matter most throughout their day. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, RIM operates offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Integral security features and an ever-expanding administrative toolset have earned BlackBerry® products the trust of some of the most secure organizations in the world. These security features have also made the BlackBerry solution a world leader in mobile security certifications

Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. ( NYSE MKT: ETAK ) is a leading international provider of mobile networking software and services. The Company's mission is to provide a single service, fully enabling and securing the mobile cloud . Elephant Talk empowers Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) by providing a cloud based mobile communications infrastructure, operating software and managed services, based mostly on company developed and owned software. We enable these Mobile Operators and Virtual Network Operators by offering a full suite of products, delivery platforms, support services, superior industry expertise and high quality customer service without substantial upfront investment. As a specialized outsourcing partner, we provide operating software, managed services, cloud and SaaS solutions, an integrated transaction and delivery platform to the mobile telecommunications industry globally. Our products include remote health care, credit card fraud prevention, mobile internet ID security, secure remote file access management , loyalty and transaction management services and a whole range of other emerging mobile services.  Elephant Talk can count several of the world's leading Mobile Operators amongst their customers including Vodafone, T-Mobile and Zain, and virtually all business is focused on tier 1 operators worldwide.

Guidance Software, Inc. ( NasdaqGM:GUID ) is recognized worldwide as the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® Enterprise platform is used by numerous government agencies, more than 65 percent of the Fortune 100, and more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500, to conduct digital investigations of servers, laptops, desktops and mobile devices. Built on the EnCase Enterprise platform are market-leading electronic discovery and cyber security solutions, EnCase eDiscovery, EnCase Cybersecurity, and EnCase Analytics. They empower organizations to respond to litigation discovery requests, perform sensitive data discovery for compliance purposes, conduct speedy and thorough security incident response, and reveal previously hidden advanced persistent threats or malicious insider activity.

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. The company's Windows & Windows Live division offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows 7 operating system, Windows live suite of applications and Web services, and PC hardware products. Its Server and Tools division provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure; Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. This division also offers cloud-based services; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. The company's Online Services division provides online information and content, including Bing, MSN, adCenter, and Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business division offers Microsoft office, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office project and office Visio, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The company's Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc. Mobile Security: Device Security Manager helps developers test various security policies for Windows Mobile devices. It is designed as a desktop application that ships with a preset list of "security configurations". A security configuration can be thought of as a template, which contains a collection of individual policies and settings. For example, a security configuration could define policies such as whether unsigned applications are allowed to execute, whether RAPI is disabled etc. Using this tool, the developer can provision a Windows Mobile device with different configurations, and then test the application's behavior under these configurations. This tool can be used either on an emulator or an unlocked Windows Mobile device.

NQ Mobile Inc. ( NYSE:NQ ) is a leading global provider of trusted mobile Internet services built on its world-class acquisition, engagement and monetization platform. The company was one of the first to recognize the growing security threats targeting smartphone users and now has about 242 million registered and 85 million active user accounts globally. NQ Mobile's cloud-based trust platform has been recognized by third-party testing facilities around the world as the most effective solution for detecting and combating mobile threats. NQ Mobile is recognized as a global pioneer in mobile innovation and technology leadership. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, TX, USA and Beijing, China.

Spare Backup, Inc. ( OTCBB:SPBU ) is a leading provider of data backup and security software for smartphones , tablets and PCs. Spare Backup's software enables consumers and small to medium sized businesses to easily protect valuable computer and mobile data quickly, automatically and cost-effectively. Spare Backup software intelligently selects, secures and stores personal and business content on a continuous basis or according to the schedule of the user's choice. It also allows for the integration of that content across various devices and provides enhanced security features to protect valuable data on any lost or stolen devices. Spare Backup software is the first totally automated cloud-based backup service that is distributed on a stand-alone or private label basis through major retail and warranty service partners in North America and Europe.

Sybase, Inc (a division of SAP AG ) ( NYSE: SAP ) is the largest global enterprise software company exclusively focused on managing and mobilizing information from the data center to the point of action. Sybase provides open, cross-platform solutions that securely deliver information anytime, anywhere, enabling customers to create an information edge. The world's most critical data in commerce, communications, finance, government and healthcare runs on Sybase. Federal, state and local governments have reprioritized their IT initiatives to support emergency responders and defend against threats. Using Sybase solutions, agencies share data between sites, staff and each other-giving every stakeholder access to the real-time information they need to take appropriate action.

Symantec Corp . ( NasdaqGS:SYMC ) is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Our software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently, enabling confidence wherever information is used or stored. Symantec Mobile Security offers comprehensive protection for Android and Windows based mobile devices against malicious threats while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. Mobile Security provides award-winning antivirus technology, advanced firewall, and SMS antispam features to ensure mobile assets and maintenance of compliance policies.

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Mobile Payment Stocks

American Express Company ( NYSE:AXP ) provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to customers worldwide. The company's product portfolio consists of charge and credit card products; expense management products and services; consumer and business travel services; stored value products, including travelers checks and other prepaid products; network services; merchant acquisition and processing, and servicing and settlement, as well as point-of-sale, marketing, and information products and services for merchants; and fee services comprising market and trend analyses and related consulting services, fraud prevention services, and the design of customer loyalty and rewards programs . Mobile Payment: The Isis Mobile Wallet is a mobile app that allows customers to use their phones to pay at stores with contactless checkout terminals. American Express Cardmembers can add eligible personal American Express® Cards and Business Cards issued in the U.S. to the Isis Mobile Wallet. Cardmembers can shop, tap and pay with eligible phones with Near Field Communication (NFC) technology in Salt Lake City, Utah and Austin, Texas.

Apple Inc. ( NasdaqGS:AAPL ) designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork, and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple is reinventing the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and has recently introduced its magical iPad which is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices. The company provides many different apps for social networking. Mobile Payment: VeriFone PAYware Mobile Card Encryption allows you to securely accept credit card payments using the iPhone.

AT&T Inc . ( NYSE:T ) together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers worldwide. The company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data communication services, such as local wireless communications services, long-distance services, and roaming services. This segment also sells various handsets, wirelessly enabled computers, and personal computer wireless data cards; and accessories, including carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and other items. This segment sells its products through its own stores, or through agents or third-party retail stores. Its Wireline segment provides data services comprising switched and dedicated transport, Internet access and network integration, U-verse services, and data equipment; businesses voice applications over IP-based networks; and digital subscriber lines, dial-up Internet access, private lines, managed Web-hosting services, packet services, enterprise networking services, and Wi-Fi services, as well as local, interstate, and international wholesale networking capacity to other service providers. This segment also offers voice services, such as local and long-distance, calling card, 1-800, conference calling, wholesale switched access, caller ID, call waiting, and voice mail services; and application management, security services, integration services, customer premises equipment, outsourcing, government-related services, and satellite video services. The company's Advertising Solutions segment publishes yellow and white pages directories; and sells directory advertising and Internet-based advertising and local search. In addition, the company provides customer information services. Mobile Payment: Isis Mobile Wallet lets you pay using your phone as a virtual wallet, including credit & debit cards. Just tap your phone to pay at any Isis Ready merchant. Mobile credit card processing with Intuit(TM) Go Payment for iPhone.

Calpian, Inc. ( OTC:CLPI ) is a publicly traded company with corporate offices in Dallas, Texas and mobile payments emerging-market operations through its subsidiary in India. Calpian's U.S. business focuses on the 10,000 Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) that serve approximately 2 million small merchants across all industries in the U.S. who pay an estimated $1 billion in annual residuals. Calpian's Indian subsidiary offers Money-on-Mobile, a pre-paid mobile payment solution , to over 17.8 million Indian consumers at more than 110,000 Indian retail locations. Calpian's management team has over 70 years in combined experience in the payments business. Calpian's CEO, Harold Montgomery, is a recognized industry leader who has provided expert testimony to the U.S. Congress and Federal Reserve Bank on payments-related issues and regularly appears in numerous industry publications, such as Transaction World Magazine.

Discover Financial Services ( NYSE:DFS ) is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company operates the Discover card, America's cash rewards pioneer, and offers home loans, private student loans, personal loans, online savings accounts, certificates of deposit and money market accounts through its direct banking business. Its payment businesses consist of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation's leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories. Discover has partnered with PayPal to bring you a service that lets you send money to just about anyone using your computer or mobile phone .

eBay Inc. ( NasdaqGS: EBAY ) is the world's largest online marketplace, where practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything. Founded in 1995, eBay connects a diverse and passionate community of individual buyers and sellers, as well as small businesses. Their collective impact on ecommerce is staggering: In 2011, the total value of goods sold on eBay was $68.6 billion -- more than $2,100 every second. PayPal is an eBay company. PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online, via mobile devices and in store. The service allows people to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With more than 117 million active accounts in 190 markets and 25 currencies around the world, PayPal enables global commerce.

Fiserv, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:FISV ) is a leading global technology provider serving the financial services industry, driving innovation in payments, processing services, risk and compliance, customer and channel management, and business insights and optimization. We are trusted by more than 16,000 clients worldwide including banks, credit unions and thrifts of all sizes; mortgage lenders and leasing companies; telecommunications and utility companies; brokerage and investment firms; healthcare and insurance providers; and retailers and municipalities. We offer the industry's leading "all-in-one" mobile banking, alerting and payments solutions, perfect for banks and credit unions of all sizes. Our solutions offer a wealth of features that lower the total cost of ownership and help you to reach more consumers

Google, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) is a global technology leader focused on improving the ways people connect with information. Google's innovations in web search and advertising have made its website a top internet property and its brand one of the most recognized in the world. Google Wallet is a virtual wallet that securely stores your credit and debit cards, offers, and rewards cards. You can tap your phone to pay in-store using Google Wallet anywhere contactless payments are accepted. You can pay online by signing into your Google Wallet account.

Ingenico ( Paris:ING.PA ) is the leading provider of payment solutions, enabling banks and merchants to manage their payment activities across all sales channels (in-store, on-line and mobile). By focusing on innovation and transaction security, we are shaphing the direction of the global payment solutions market.

InternetQ plc ( LSE:INTQ.L ) offers mobile marketing solutions and digital entertainment. Through the mobile marketing technology platform, it also provides digital content to mobile subscribers through its Akazoo module, which is an online and mobile entertainment hub. It operates in two segments: The Mobile Marketing operating segment, which is designed for campaigns on mobile telecommunications networks, and The Mobile Entertainment operating segment, which is engaged in offering access to digital content (music, games, subscriptions). Its platform is offered as a managed or software as a service (SaaS) self-service product, supporting technologies for the Worldwide mobile audience. It is focused on mobile messaging, mobile applications, Web and Internet applications, mobile payments and digital content management. In mobile messaging, it focuses on short message service and multimedia messaging service. InternetQ is one of the world’s most successful Mobile, Social & APP-based service providers. Our disruptive mobile marketing, rich media and advertising platforms enable clients to profitably engage with the emerging social entertainment ecosystem. By combining technical innovation and consumer insight, our mobile expertise offers clients, consumers and communities the chance to promote, buy and share what they want, when they want it. We have run thousands of successful marketing campaigns for our clients (mobile operators, media, brands and developers) worldwide; reaching two billion subscribers and spanning more than 50 countries. We have established connectivity and mobile billing agreements with 150 wireless carriers & generating annual revenue in excess of EUR 70 million.

Mastercard Incorporated ( NYSE:MA ) is a global payments and technology company. It operates the world's fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. MasterCard's products and solutions make everyday commerce activities - such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances - easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone. Mobile Payment : MasterCard offers Mobile PAYPASS, a tap and go mobile payment application designed specifically for the features of mobile phones . MasterCard is teaming up with issuers, mobile network operators, acquirers and other service providers to give underserved consumers across the globe access to financial services that offer more ways to pay, greater security and control over their money. Mobile point of sale: The MasterCard Mobile POS Program offers guidance and best practices to mobile point-of-sale solution providers and merchants to help small businesses and retailers use their mobile devices as secure POS payment terminals.

Mitek Systems Inc ( NasdaqCM:MITK ) is a mobile imaging software solutions provider that allows users to remotely deposit checks, pay their bills, get insurance quotes, and transfer credit card balances by snapping a picture with their camera-equipped smartphones and tablets instead of using the device keyboard. Mitek's technology increases convenience for the consumer by eliminating the need to go to the bank branch or automated teller machine, and dramatically reduces processing and customer acquisition costs while increasing customer retention. With a strong patent portfolio, Mitek is positioned as the leading innovator in mobile imaging software and currently provides its solutions to Fortune 500 financial services companies.

Monitise plc ( OTC:MONIF ; LSE:MONI.L ) is a world leader in Mobile Money - banking, paying and buying with a mobile device. Leading banks, payments companies, retailers and mobile networks utilize Monitise’s technology platforms and services to securely connect people with their money. Already over 20 million consumers benefit from our patented technology to ‘bank anywhere’, ‘pay anyone’ and ‘buy anything’ accounting for over $30 billion of payments, purchases and transfers annually.

Nokia Corporation ( NYSE:NOK ) is a global leader in mobile communications whose products have become an integral part of the lives of people around the world. Every day, more than 1.3 billion people use their Nokia to capture and share experiences, access information, find their way or simply to speak to one another. Nokia's technological and design innovations have made its brand one of the most recognized in the world. Nokia Mobile Payment Services offers innovative and secure mobile financial services solution for India's citizens, specifically targeting unbanked and under banked segments. Nokia Mobile Payment Services' any device, any operator, any bank approach delivers 100% interoperability for today's convenience-seeking, highly mobile consumers to enjoy financial services access anywhere, anytime. A complete suite of rich functionality is offered including expedited bill payment, pre-paid recharge, person-to-person payments/money transfer, balance enquiry, person-to-merchant payments, and bank teller functions providing account opening, cash deposit and cash withdrawal at business correspondent locations; NMPS is also designed to support near field communications. The service meets all relevant regulations established by Reserve Bank of India and security requirements such as PCI compliance

NXT-ID, Inc. ( OTC:NXTD ) innovative MobileBio™ solution mitigates consumer risks associated with mobile computing, m-commerce and smart OS-enabled devices. The company is focused on the growing m-commerce market, launching its innovative MobileBio™ suite of biometric solutions that secure consumers' mobile platforms led by the Wocket™; a next generation smart wallet designed to replace all the cards in your wallet, no smart phone required. The Wocket works anywhere credit cards are accepted and only works with your biometric stamp of approval. http://www.thewocket.com/ , http://www.wocketwallet.com/ NXT-ID's wholly owned subsidiary, 3D-ID LLC, is engaged in biometric identification has 22 licensed patents in the field of 3D facial recognition http://www.nxt-id.com/ , http://3d-id.net/

Spindle, Inc . ( OTC:SPDL ) is an innovator of mobile commerce solutions for financial services providers and consumer-facing merchants of all sizes. Spindle is focused on pioneering new ways for businesses to rapidly integrate mobile payments acceptance and mobile marketing services while empowering location-based merchant discovery, fulfillment and frictionless mobile payments for consumers. Spindle is dedicated to expanding beyond traditional electronic payment boundaries by offering cutting-edge solutions that allow clients, partners, merchants and consumers to take full advantage of the rapidly emerging mobile economy. Spindle has an extensive proprietary intellectual property portfolio—which include patents pending—that encompass networks, mobile payments, and security.

Sprint Nextel ( NYSE:S ) offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel served nearly 56 million customers at the end of the third quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Mobile Payment: Sprint Mobile Wallet is a product that aggregates payment methods and makes them available as one-click payment options on a user's mobile phone. It allows merchants to provide their Sprint customers with an easy way to pay for goods. The user will set up an account (username, password, PIN) with Sprint Mobile Wallet and then register each desired payment method with Sprint Mobile Wallet. When the user shops on his/her mobile phone and proceeds to pay for a good or service, Sprint Mobile Wallet will present the registered payment methods as payment options at the time of checkout.

Starbucks Corporation ( NasdaqGS:SBUX ) purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them, along with fresh, rich-brewed coffees, Italian-style espresso beverages, cold blended beverages, a variety of complementary food items, a selection of premium teas, and beverage-related accessories and equipment, primarily through company-operated retail stores. Starbucks also sells coffee and tea products and licenses its trademark through other channels such as licensed retail stores and, through certain of its licensees and equity investees, Starbucks produces and sells a variety of ready-to-drink beverages. Mobile Payment : If you want to pay using your Starbucks Card so you can earn Stars in the My Starbucks Rewards® program, our dedicated app is the one for you. Plus you can find the nearest store, and more. If you want to pay using your credit or debit card, then Square Wallet is what you want. It turns your phone into your wallet so you can pay with your phone at participating Starbucks stores and other neighborhood businesses.

VeriFone Systems, Inc ( NYSE:PAY ) is the global leader in secure electronic payment solutions. VeriFone provides expertise, solutions and services that add value to the point of sale with merchant-operated, consumer-facing and self-service payment systems for the financial, retail, hospitality, petroleum, government and healthcare vertical markets. VeriFone solutions are designed to meet the needs of merchants, processors and acquirers in developed and emerging economies worldwide. VeriFone is at the forefront of the mobile commerce revolution. No matter the technology, geography or business model, VeriFone is enabling the leading NFC and cloud wallets with acceptance at merchants large and small. VeriFone is the only provider with a full suite of tools to enable any wallet, app or program to be accepted by merchants' systems, while integrating all value-added mobile coupons, promotions and marketing at the point of sale.

Verizon Communications Inc . ( NYSE:VZ ) is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, with more than 107 million total connections nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America's most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers innovative, seamless business solutions to customers around the world. A Dow 30 company, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of more than 195,000 and last year generated consolidated revenues of $106.6 billion. Mobile Payments: Intuit, in partnership with Verizon Wireless, offers Intuit® GoPayment, an easy way to process credit card payments right from your smartphone or tablet.  Isis™ uses NFC (Near Field Communication), allowing mobile devices to make easy electronic payments at Isis Ready™ merchants. Two Isis™ pilot programs have launched in Salt Lake City and Austin, and several Isis Ready phones are already available.

Visa, Inc. ( NYSE:V ) is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable digital currency. Underpinning digital currency is one of the world's most advanced processing networks-VisaNet-that is capable of handling more than 20,000 transaction messages a second, with fraud protection for consumers and guaranteed payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank, and does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa's innovations, however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: pay now with debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. Mobile Payments: Visa payWave - Visa's mobile payment application transforms mobile phones into payment devices, enabling consumers to pay by simply waving their smartphone in front of a wireless payment terminal. Visa payWave is compatible with NFC (Near Field Communication) technology, the short- range communications standard that enables mobile phones to securely transmit payment information to a contactless payment terminal. Mobile eCommerce - Visa is simplifying the consumer purchase experience when shopping on the mobile web using a smartphone. V.me by Visa, Visa's new service, simplifies the checkout experience on the mobile web allowing consumers to complete transactions by simply entering user name and password. Mobile Transaction Alerts - Visa Near real-time alerts directly delivered via SMS text to a cardholder's mobile device. Alerts are based on user-set transaction parameters such as transaction size, international transaction or eCommerce transaction. Mobile Merchant Offers — Opt-in promotional information and mobile coupons based on consumer interests, location and lifestyle. Consumers are able to redeem mobile offers linked to their Visa account by simply presenting a SMS text message on the mobile device.

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Mobile App Stocks

Arm Holdings plc ( NasdaqGS:ARMH ) designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company's broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies.

Artificial Life, Inc. ( OTC:ALIF ) is a new kind of investor. We act as a global incubator and business network provider and facilitator for our investment companies, assisting them in their funding efforts, sales, production, and general business development activities. When needed, we also inject our valuable intellectual property into our investment companies for their use. We invest mainly in the BRICS ( Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) markets with a focus on smartphone content and wireless technology such as: near field communication, mobile business apps and games, mobile health services, social networking apps and games, and mobile commerce. We have won many industry awards for outstanding technology and products in prior years.

Augme Technologies, Inc. ( OTC:AUGT ) provides strategic services and mobile marketing technology to leading consumer and healthcare brands. Selling its products and services under the Hipcricket brand, Augme's platform has provided measurable successes in over 225,000 campaigns for its clients, which include many of America's brand-name leaders (e.g., Macy's, MillerCoors and Clear Channel) in a variety of industries, along with their agencies. Augme's offerings allow marketers, brands, and agencies to plan, create, test, deploy, and track mobile marketing programs across every mobile channel, including SMS, MMS, 2D/QR codes, mobile websites, advertising networks, social media and branded apps. Augme's AD LIFE® platform facilitates consumer brand interaction and the ability to track and analyze campaign results. Using its own patented device-detection and proprietary mobile content adaptation software, AD LIFE® solves the mobile marketing industry problem of disparate operating systems, device types, and on-screen mobile content rendering. Augme also provides business-to-consumer solutions, including national mobile couponing campaigns, strategic mobile healthcare tools, custom mobile application development, and consumer data tracking and analytics. In addition to AD LIFE®, Augme in 2011 acquired the assets of Hipcricket, Inc. and JAGTAG, Inc. and licenses the digital broadcast platform BOOMBOX®. Augme is headquartered in New York City, with operations in Seattle, Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Miami and Tucson.

Cirrus Logic Inc. ( NasdaqGS:CRUS ) develops high-precision, analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for a broad range of innovative customers. Building on its diverse analog and signal-processing patent portfolio, Cirrus Logic delivers highly optimized products for a variety of audio and energy-related applications. With a focus on lowering system power, improving battery life and reducing board space, Cirrus Logic provides innovative ICs for smartphones and mobile applications. These solutions include smart audio codecs that are designed to off-load audio tasks from the applications processor, thereby saving system power, as well as Class D amplifiers that drive superior audio performance to the external speakers in space-saving, cost effective form factors.

Decision Diagnostics Corp. ( OTC:DECN ) is a leading developer of smart phone based remote Electronic Medical Record technologies. Decision Diagnostics Corp. is proud to feature MD@Hand and MD@Work-- smartphone-based medical communication network products. These products are geared to the medical insurance and pharmacy benefits management segments of the healthcare markets. Our smartphone-based medical communication network products provide physicians with critical patient information at the point of care; a handheld mobile device that allows physicians to carry, access, and update their patients' histories, medication data, and best care guidelines.

Glu Mobile, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:GLUU ) is a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as CONTRACT KILLER, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, and SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Google Chrome, and MAC OS. Glu`s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with a major office outside Seattle, and international locations in Brazil, Canada, China, and Russia.

MEDL Mobile Inc. ( OTC: MEDL ) develops, acquires and publishes a growing library of mobile applications which perform specific functions for the user on the Apple and Android platforms. The Company licenses its technology and performs custom development for key clients such as Monster.com, New York Times Company, Teleflora, Telefonica and Medtronic, allowing the company to grow the overall library of technology greatly extending the potential reach of the Mobile Brain. The Company enters into partnerships to mobilize and monetize IP with such notable names as Encyclopedia Britannica, MTV's Pauly D, Cheech & Chong, Rampage Jackson and Marlee Matlin. The Company is establishing a business model in which it expects to generate multiple revenue streams, including development fees, download and in-app purchases, advertising, sponsorship and licensing of technology. User analytics are collected by the Company's growing Mobile Brain which processes user data in order to create better distribution and monetization of mobile applications. The Company's Software Development Kit (SDK) consists of a growing suite of tools which have been designed to help developers to better market and monetize their mobile applications.

MeetMe, Inc. ( NasdaqCM:MEET ) is the leading social network for meeting new people in the US and the public market leader for social discovery (MEET). MeetMe® makes meeting new people fun through social games and apps, monetized by both advertising and virtual currency. With approximately 75 percent of traffic coming from mobile, MeetMe is fast becoming the social gathering place for the mobile generation. The company operates MeetMe.com and MeetMe apps on iPhone, iPad, and Android in multiple languages including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Japanese, Dutch, Turkish and Korean.

Mimvi, Inc. ( OTC:MIMV ) is a mobile search and recommendation technology company. Its proprietary search and "intelligent" recommendation algorithms enable the search and discovery of Mobile Apps, Mobile Content and Mobile Products across multiple devices and platforms, including: Apple's iPhone and iPad, Google Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Facebook and Web Apps.

Mitek Systems Inc ( NasdaqCM:MITK ) is a mobile imaging software solutions provider that allows users to remotely deposit checks, pay their bills, get insurance quotes, and transfer credit card balances by snapping a picture with their camera-equipped smartphones and tablets instead of using the device keyboard. Mitek's technology increases convenience for the consumer by eliminating the need to go to the bank branch or automated teller machine, and dramatically reduces processing and customer acquisition costs while increasing customer retention. With a strong patent portfolio, Mitek is positioned as the leading innovator in mobile imaging software and currently provides its solutions to Fortune 500 financial services companies.

Nvidia Corp ( NasdaqGS:NVDA ) awakened the world to computer graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. Today, its processors power a broad range of products from smartphones to supercomputers. NVIDIA's mobile processors are used in cell phones, tablets and auto infotainment systems. PC gamers rely on GPUs to enjoy spectacularly immersive worlds. Professionals use them to create 3D graphics and visual effects in movies and to design everything from golf clubs to jumbo jets. And researchers utilize GPUs to advance the frontiers of science with high performance computing. The company has more than 5,000 patents issued, allowed or filed, including ones covering ideas essential to modern computing.

RF Micro Devices, Inc ( NasdaqGS:RFMD ) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio frequency components and compound semiconductor technologies. RFMD's products enable worldwide mobility, provide enhanced connectivity and support advanced functionality in the mobile device, wireless infrastructure, wireless local area network (WLAN or WiFi), cable television (CATV)/broadband, Smart Energy/advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), and aerospace and defense markets. RFMD is recognized for its diverse portfolio of semiconductor technologies and RF systems expertise and is a preferred supplier to the world's leading mobile device, customer premises and communications equipment providers.

SafeonTheMove™ ( OTC:OPMG ) - Formerly Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. - is a leading provider of mobile applications software. The Company's flagship product, personal security and anti-texting while driving software application suite, is a next-generation software suite with the most robust set of features and functions available today. The software product, which is easily downloadable to mobile phones, allows for GPS tracking of the mobile device in order to calculate the rate of speed of travel. Above certain predetermined speeds, the software will lock the keyboard and prevent the user from emailing, surfing the web or texting. While SafeonTheMove's(TM) software is designed to prevent texting while driving, it also offers parents and employers the ability to monitor the driving habits of mobile phone users in order to prevent speeding.

Sky-mobi Limited ( NasdaqGM:MOBI ) operates the leading mobile application store in China. Sky-mobi works with handset companies to pre-install its Maopao mobile application store on handsets and with content developers to provide users with high quality applications and content titles. Users of the Maopao store can browse, download and purchase a wide range of applications and content such as single-player games, mobile music and books. In addition, Sky-mobi has established a leading mobile social network community in China, the Maopao Community, where it offers popular localized mobile social games as well as applications and content with social network functions to its registered members. The Maopao store enables mobile applications and content to be downloaded and run on a variety of mobile handsets with different hardware and operating system configurations.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:SWKS ) is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors. Leveraging core technologies, Skyworks supports automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy management, GPS, industrial, medical, military, wireless networking, smartphone and tablet applications. The Company's portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, infrastructure RF subsystems, isolators, lighting and display solutions, mixers, modulators, optocouplers, optoisolators, phase shifters, PLLs/synthesizers/VCOs, power dividers/combiners, power management devices, receivers, switches and technical ceramics. Headquartered in Woburn, Mass., Skyworks is worldwide with engineering, manufacturing, sales and service facilities throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Zagg Inc . ( NasdaqGM:ZAGG ) is a leading mobile device accessories and technology company with products that protect, personalize and enhance a consumer's mobile experience. ZAGG differentiates itself as the preferred brand by offering creative product solutions through targeted global distribution channels, with the broadest product offering in its sector. With a brand portfolio that includes ZAGG® and iFrogz™, the company manufactures and markets a complete line of products to improve the functionality of portable gadgets, including keyboards, cases, audio and protective films, through direct, retail, specialty and international channels.

Zamano plc ( LSE:ZMNO.L ) is a mobile marketing and mobile products company based in Dublin. Established in 2000, the company concentrates on mobile commerce, marketing and customer relationship management. The business is divided into two separate entities: B2B, communication with mobile users via text and the Internet, providing messaging solutions; B2C, providing mobile content, games and apps.

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Mobile Search Stocks

GetFugu, Inc.( OTC:GFGU ) a development stage company, focuses on developing mobile search tools. The company’s application tools would allow consumers to retrieve content and eliminate the need to type Website addresses or search terms into the mobile devices’ Internet browser. Its products under development include See It (ARL), an application that would recognize logos and products through mobile phone cameras; Say It (VRL), which would retrieve content based upon the words spoken by the consumer; Find It (GRL), which would return local content based on the proximity to the user; and Get it (Hotspotting), which would enable the consumer to purchase or retrieve information on items featured in the video by touching the screen.

Google, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) maintains index of Websites and other online content for users, advertisers, Google network members, and other content providers. Its automated search technology helps users to obtain instant access to relevant information from its online index. The company provides targeted advertising and Internet search solutions, as well as intranet solutions via an enterprise search appliance. Google Mobile Search: You should be able to access all of Google's services wherever you are- even if you don't have a computer nearby. We make it easy for you to use your favorite Google products, from Google Maps to YouTube, right from your phone. As mobile devices become increasingly central to people's lives, we work hard to find new and better ways to help you get the information you need when you are on the go. We're also focused on enabling others to innovate in the mobile space. Working closely with the Open Handset Alliance, we developed Android, the world's first fully open platform that any mobile developer can use and any hardware manufacturer can install on a device. Android was built with the web in mind, and we believe that it will help drive innovation so that more people can use better and cheaper mobile devices to access the Internet. Google Mobile Search: http://www.google.ca/intl/en_ca/mobile/

Mimvi, Inc. ( OTC:MIMV ) a technology company, develops mobile applications, algorithms, and technology for personalized search, recommendation, and discovery services for the mobile app and social networking industry. The company’s personalization technology automates the organization of content. Its technology assists people to search for and find personalized mobile applications, such as iPhone apps, Google Android apps, Windows Mobile apps, and other mobile app sites.

MobileBits Corporation ( OTC:MBIT ) provider of SAMY, the fast growing 'Mobile Mall' that enables any merchant, retailer or brand to connect with mobile consumers in their local area through various touch points and helps increase sales. The solution provides business a complete set of tools to connect with, create and manage mobile campaigns, deals, offers, loyalty and rewards to a subscribed mobile consumer. MobileBits operates offices in Los Angeles, Sarasota, FL and Zurich, Switzerland.

Opera Software ASA ( Norway: OPERA.OL ) has redefined Web browsing for PCs, mobile phones and other networked devices. Opera's cross-platform Web browser technology is renowned for its performance, standards compliance and small size, while giving users a faster, safer and more dynamic online experience. Opera Software is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with offices around the world. Opera Mobile™ is the leading Web browser for the market's most sophisticated mobile feature phones and smartphones. Opera Mobile is the proven solution for mobile Web browsing with shipped installations for leading OEMs and operators worldwide, such as T-Mobile, Samsung, Motorola and HTC. Opera Mobile is cross platform, enables the most compelling Web services and applications and offers a superlative mobile Internet experience.

TrueContext Mobile Solutions Corp ( TSX:TMN.V ) has a powerful and proprietary patent portfolio, from which the ProntoForms mobile App and Web reporting portal have been developed. ProntoForms is the registered trademark of TrueContext Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TrueContext. ProntoForms is a mobile workflow solution used by 2,000 business customers. Available for smartphones and tablets, ProntoForms incorporates a mobile device App, a Web management portal to manage teams and data flow, and provides the ability to export or connect data to the back office or to popular cloud services.

Yahoo! Inc. ( NasdaqGS:YHOO ) Founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David Filo and Jerry Yang, Yahoo! began as a hobby and has evolved into a leading global brand that changed the way people communicate with each other, conduct transactions and access, share, and create information. Today, Yahoo! Inc. attracts hundreds of millions of users every month through its innovative technology and engaging content and services, making it one of the most trafficked Internet destinations and a world class online media company. Our offerings to users on Yahoo! Properties currently fall into five categories: Integrated Consumer Experiences, Applications (Communications and Communities), Search, Media Products & Solutions, and Mobile. The majority of our offerings are available in more than 30 languages. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with a presence in more than 25 countries, provinces, and territories. Yahoo Mobile Search: http://mobile.yahoo.com/search Yahoo! Mobile develops innovative services that enable consumers to seamlessly extend their Internet community and personalized content to their mobile phone. Yahoo!'s mobile services are available across the company's strong network of properties and through partnerships with more than 80 mobile operators and device manufacturers in 40 countries.

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Mobile Music Stocks

Harman International ( NYSE: HAR ) designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets – supported by 15 leading brands, including AKG®, Harman Kardon, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon® and Mark Levinson®. Aha is an interactive service of HARMAN International Industries that makes Web content as easy and safe to use as radio. Aha uses the Harman Cloud Platform to organize content from the Web into personalized radio stations that consumers can listen to from anywhere — at home, on the go, or safely from the driver's seat. By the end of 2013, Aha will be installed into vehicles by more than 10 automotive manufacturers, which in total represent more than 50 percent of all cars sold in the USA/Canada and up to 30 percent in Europe, including Acura, Chrysler, Ford, Honda, Porsche and Subaru. The Aha platform and service was started in 2008 in Silicon Valley by a group of Web and multimedia veterans with a shared passion for delivering an ‘always on’ audio experience to connect drivers to the content they really want. HARMAN, the company that designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets, acquired Aha in September 2010.

InternetQ plc ( LSE:INTQ.L ) offers mobile marketing solutions and digital entertainment. Through the mobile marketing technology platform, it also provides digital content to mobile subscribers through its Akazoo module, which is an online and mobile entertainment hub. It operates in two segments: The Mobile Marketing operating segment, which is designed for campaigns on mobile telecommunications networks, and The Mobile Entertainment operating segment, which is engaged in offering access to digital content (music, games, subscriptions). Its platform is offered as a managed or software as a service (SaaS) self-service product, supporting technologies for the Worldwide mobile audience. It is focused on mobile messaging, mobile applications, Web and Internet applications, mobile payments and digital content management. In mobile messaging, it focuses on short message service and multimedia messaging service. InternetQ is one of the world’s most successful Mobile, Social & APP-based service providers. Our disruptive mobile marketing, rich media and advertising platforms enable clients to profitably engage with the emerging social entertainment ecosystem. By combining technical innovation and consumer insight, our mobile expertise offers clients, consumers and communities the chance to promote, buy and share what they want, when they want it. We have run thousands of successful marketing campaigns for our clients (mobile operators, media, brands and developers) worldwide; reaching two billion subscribers and spanning more than 50 countries. We have established connectivity and mobile billing agreements with 150 wireless carriers & generating annual revenue in excess of EUR 70 million.

Sprint Nextel ( NYSE:S ) offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel served nearly 56 million customers at the end of the third quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint Music Store: The Sprint Music Store enables you to purchase and download digital music files to play on your phone. You can access the Sprint Music Store right from your phone’s main menu, anywhere on the Nationwide Sprint PCS Network.

Vivendi SA ( France: VIV.PA ) combines the world leader in video games (Activision Blizzard), the world leader in music (Universal Music Group), the French leader in alternative telecommunications (SFR), the Morrocan leader in telecoms (Maroc Telecom), the leading alternative broadband operator in Brazil (GVT), and the French leader in pay-TV (Canal+ Group).Vivendi creates, publishes and distributes digital products and services. The Group relies on the strength of its inventors and designers, its engineers and its brands to offer to its customers digital content, platforms and distribution networks of the highest quality. It controls the entire value chain, from production to publishing and distribution of content (video games, music and audiovisual works). The Universal Music Group offers the Universal Mobile Music Plan for Maroc Telecom.

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Money Transfer and Payment Processing Stocks December 2013

Calpian, Inc. ( OTC:CLPI ) is a publicly traded company with corporate offices in Dallas, Texas and mobile payments emerging-market operations through its subsidiary in India. Calpian's U.S. business focuses on the 10,000 Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) that serve approximately 2 million small merchants across all industries in the U.S. who pay an estimated $1 billion in annual residuals. Calpian’s Indian subsidiary offers Money-on-Mobile, a pre-paid mobile payment solution, to over 17.8 million Indian consumers at more than 110,000 Indian retail locations. Calpian's management team has over 70 years in combined experience in the payments business. Calpian's CEO, Harold Montgomery, is a recognized industry leader who has provided expert testimony to the U.S. Congress and Federal Reserve Bank on payments-related issues and regularly appears in numerous industry publications, such as Transaction World Magazine.

Cass Information Systems Inc. ( NasdaqGS:CASS ) is the leading provider of transportation, utility, waste and telecom expense management and related business intelligence services, disbursing $32 billion annually on behalf of its clients. With total assets of $1.3 billion, Cass is a business process outsourcer focused on invoice processing, auditing and payment services. Cass is uniquely supported by Cass Commercial Bank, founded in 1906. Today, Cass Commercial Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary, providing sophisticated financial exchange services to the parent organization and its clients. Cass is part of the Russell 2000®.

Coinstar, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:CSTR ) s a leading provider of automated retail solutions offering convenient services that make life easier for consumers and drive incremental traffic and revenue for retailers. The company's core automated retail businesses include the well-known Redbox® self-service DVD and video game rental and Coinstar® self-service coin-counting brands. The company has approximately 42,400 Redbox DVD kiosks and 20,300 coin-counting kiosks in supermarkets, drug stores, mass merchants, financial institutions, convenience stores, and restaurants. Redbox also offers DVD rentals through additional kiosks acquired from NCR Corporation in June 2012.

Euronet Worldwide Inc. ( NasdaqGS:EEFT ) is an industry leader in processing secure electronic financial transactions. The Company offers payment and transaction processing solutions to financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers. These services include comprehensive ATM, POS and card outsourcing services, card issuing and merchant acquiring services, software solutions, consumer money transfer and bill payment services, and electronic distribution for prepaid mobile phone time and other prepaid products. E uronet's global payment network is extensive - including 17,370 ATMs, approximately 69,000 EFT POS terminals and a growing portfolio of outsourced debit and credit card services which are under management in 36 countries; card software solutions; a prepaid processing network of approximately 631,000 POS terminals at approximately 304,000 retailer locations in 29 countries; and a consumer-to-consumer money transfer network of approximately 170,000 locations serving 133 countries. With corporate headquarters in Leawood, Kansas, USA, and 47 worldwide offices, Euronet serves clients in approximately 150 countries.

Fiserv, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:FISV ) is a leading global technology provider serving the financial services industry, driving innovation in payments, processing services, risk and compliance, customer and channel management, and business insights and optimization. We are trusted by more than 16,000 clients worldwide including banks, credit unions and thrifts of all sizes; mortgage lenders and leasing companies; telecommunications and utility companies; brokerage and investment firms; healthcare and insurance providers; and retailers and municipalities. We offer the industry's leading "all-in-one" mobile banking, alerting and payments solutions, perfect for banks and credit unions of all sizes. Our solutions offer a wealth of features that lower the total cost of ownership and help you to reach more consumers.

Global Payments Inc. ( NYSE:GPN ) is a leading provider of electronic transaction processing services for merchants, Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs), financial institutions, government agencies and multi-national corporations located throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.  Global Payments, a Fortune 1000 company, offers a comprehensive line of processing solutions for credit and debit cards, business-to-business purchasing cards, gift cards, electronic check conversion and check guarantee, verification and recovery including electronic check services, as well as terminal management.

Heartland Payment Systems Inc. ( NYSE:HPY ) the sixth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, school solutions, loyalty marketing services, campus solutions, payroll and related business solutions and services to more than 250,000 business and education locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Merchant Bill of Rights , a public advocacy initiative that educates merchants about fair credit and debit card processing practices. The company is also a leader in the development of end-to-end encryption technology designed to protect cardholder data, rendering it useless to cybercriminals.

Jack Henry & Associates Inc . ( NasdaqGS:JKHY ) is a leading provider of computer systems and electronic payment solutions primarily for financial services organizations. Its technology solutions serve more than 11,900 customers nationwide, and are marketed and supported through three primary brands. Jack Henry Banking® supports banks ranging from community to mid-tier institutions with information processing solutions. Symitar® is the leading provider of information processing solutions for credit unions of all sizes. ProfitStars provides highly specialized products and services that enable financial institutions of every asset size and charter, and diverse corporate entities to mitigate and control risks, optimize revenue and growth opportunities, and contain costs.

Moneygram International Inc. ( NYSE:MGI ) a leading global money transfer company, enables consumers who are not fully served by traditional financial institutions to meet their financial needs. MoneyGram offers money transfer services worldwide and bill payment services in the United States and Canada through a global network of more than 293,000 agent locations—including retailers, international post offices and financial institutions—in 197 countries and territories around the world.

Net 1 Ueps Technologies Inc. ( NasdaqGS: UEPS ) is a leading provider of alternative payment systems that leverage our Universal Electronic Payment System, or UEPS, to facilitate biometrically secure real-time electronic transaction processing to unbanked and under-banked populations of developing economies around the world in an online or offline environment. In addition to payments, UEPS can be used for banking, healthcare management, payroll, remittances, voting and identification. We operate market-leading payment processors in South Africa, Republic of Korea, Ghana and Iraq. In addition, our proprietary Mobile Virtual Card technology offers secure mobile payments and banking services in developed and emerging countries.

Newtek Business Services Inc. ( NasdaqCM:NEWT ) is a direct distributor of a wide range of business services and financial products to the small- and medium-sized business market under the Newtek ® brand. Since 1999, Newtek has helped small- and medium-sized business owners realize their potential by providing them with the essential tools needed to manage and grow their businesses and to compete effectively in today's marketplace. Newtek provides its services to over 100,000 business accounts and has positioned the Newtek ® brand as a one-stop-shop provider of such business services. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, there are over 27.5 million small businesses in the United States, which in total represent 99.7% of all employer firms.

NIC Inc. ( NasdaqGS:EGOV ) is the nation’s leading provider of official government websites, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company’s innovative eGovernment services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. Our popular self-funded solution allows government to put in-demand services online without using taxpayer funds. The NIC family of companies currently provides cost-effective eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States

P FSweb ( NasdaqCM :PFSW )   is engaged by iconic brands to enable and manage customized eCommerce and omni-channel commerce initiatives. PFSweb’s iCommerce Hub(SM) technology ecosystem offers retailers a multi-channel order management system that allows partner/client data integration and international payment processing. PFSweb’s iCommerce Professional Service(SM) provides interactive marketing services, eCommerce web site development and support services, IT development services, product content management, customer intelligence and relationship and account management services. PFSweb’s iCommerce Centers of Excellence(SM) provides global fulfillment and logistics, high-touch customer care and client financial services. Together, PFSweb’s iCommerce Solutions allow for international reach and expertise in both direct-to-consumer and business-to-business initiatives. PFSweb supports organizations across multiple industries including Procter & Gamble, L’Oreal, LEGO, Columbia Sportswear, Sorel, Carter’s, AAFES, Riverbed, Ricoh, Hawker Beechcraft Corp, Roots Canada Ltd., Diageo, BCBGMAXAZRIA, BCBGENERATION and HERVÉ LÉGER BY MAX AZRIA. PFSweb is headquartered in Allen, TX with additional locations in Tennessee, Mississippi, Canada, Belgium, and the Philippines.

Planet Payment  ( NasdaqCM:PLPM ) is a leading provider of international payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services. We provide our services in 22 countries and territories across the Asia Pacific region, North America, the Middle East, Africa and Europe, primarily through our more than 60 acquiring bank and processor customers. Our point-of-sale and e-commerce services help merchants sell more goods and services to consumers, and together with our ATM services are integrated within the payment card transaction flow enabling our acquiring customers, their merchants and consumers to shop, pay, transact and reconcile payment transactions in multiple currencies, geographies and channels.

SpendSmart Payments Company, The ( OTC:SSPC ) formerly BillMyParents, -- Making Money Smarter -- is developing a number of payment solution options to serve the specific needs of a range of demographic groups both in the U.S. and internationally. The Company's payment card products include a card solution for parents who want to help their teens develop smart spending habits. This card is an instantly trackable, reloadable MasterCard prepaid card that lets parents and teens track spending in real time. Features include the ability to instantly lock, unlock and reload the card at any time; text alerts to parents and teens showing real-time transaction details with each purchase; and the freedom and security of a MasterCard prepaid card without the risk of overdrafts, accruing debt or affecting credit scores. The SpendSmart Payments Company provides parents with a modern way to help teach their teens financial responsibility, when it counts.

Total System Services, Inc. ( NYSE:TSS ) believes payments should revolve around people — not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered Payments(SM)." By putting people at the center of every decision we make, with unmatched customer service and industry insight, TSYS is able to support financial institutions, businesses and governments in more than 80 countries. Offering merchant payment-acceptance solutions as well as services in credit, debit, prepaid, mobile, chip, healthcare and more, we make it possible for those in the global marketplace to conduct safe and secure electronic transactions with trust and convenience. TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Georgia, with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS provides services to more than half of the top 20 international banks, and has been named one of the 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine

Tungsten Corporation ( LSE:TUNG.L ) together with its subsidiaries is engaged in the provision of electronic invoice delivery (e-invoicing) to suppliers and buyers. OB10 Limited provides services, such as e-invoicing, where suppliers can send electronic invoices to their customers, eliminating the need for paper documentation; purchase order services, where buyers can send purchase orders to their suppliers; invoice status services, where suppliers can establish the approval and payment status of the invoices they have sent to their customers, and payment services, which includes solutions to enable supply chain financing. The Company operates in European Union, America and Asia.

Western Union Company, The ( NYSE:WU ) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. As of September 30, 2012, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of approximately 510,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2011, The Western Union Company completed 226 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $81 billion of principal between consumers, and 425 million business payments.

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Money Transfer Services and Payment Processing Stocks ( *MXFER ) These companies get cash from point A to point B and process all sorts of electronic financial transactions

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Mobile/ Computing Accessories

AMPHENOL CORP ( NYSE:APH ) is one of the world’s leading producers of electronic and fiber optic connectors, cable and interconnect systems. Amphenol products are engineered and manufactured in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa and sold by a worldwide sales and marketing organization. Amphenol has a diversified presence as a leader in high growth areas of the interconnect market including: Military, Commercial Aerospace, Automotive, Broadband Communications, Industrial, Telecommunications and Data Communications, Wireless Devices and Wireless Infrastructure. Amphenol provides a broad range of components with presence on more than 50% of the world’s mobile devices produced each year. Amphenol designs and manufactures the full range of electro-mechanical interconnect products and antennas found in mobile phones and other mobile devices. The broad product offering includes antennas, RF switches/plugs, navigation keys/side keys, microphone/speaker/vibra connectors, LCD connectors, board-to-board connectors, SIM/MMC/SD sockets, battery connectors, input-output system connectors, charger connectors, and electromechanical hinges. Our capability for high-volume production of these technically demanding, miniaturized products, combined with our speed of new product introduction, is a critical factor for our success in this market.

iGo Inc ( NasdaqCM:IGOI ) offers a full line of innovative accessories for almost every mobile electronic device on the market. Whether a consumer wants to power, protect, listen to, share, cool, hold or connect to their device, iGo has the accessories they need. iGo is also a leader in developing eco-friendly power solutions based on its patented iGo Green(R) technology, which automatically reduces the wasteful and expensive standby, or "vampire" power consumed by electronic devices.

Nam Tai Electronics, Inc. ( NYSE:NTE ) an electronics manufacturing and design services provider to a select group of the world's leading OEMs of telecommunications, consumer electronic and automotive products. Through our electronics manufacturing services operations, we manufacture electronic components and subassemblies, including LCD modules, image-sensor modules and FPCAs. These components are used in numerous electronic products, including smartphones, tablets, automotive, laptop computers, digital cameras, electronic toys, handheld video game devices, and entertainment devices. We also manufacture finished products, including mobile phone accessories, home entertainment products and educational products. We assist our OEM customers in the design and development of their products and furnish full turnkey manufacturing services that utilize advanced manufacturing processes and production technologies.

R F INDUSTRIES LTD ( NasdaqGM:RFIL ) manufactures, designs and distributes Radio Frequency (RF) connectors and cable assemblies, medical cabling products, RF wireless products and fiber optic cable products. Coaxial connectors, cable assemblies and custom microwave RF connectors are used for Wi-Fi, PCS, radio, test instruments, computer networks, antenna devices, aerospace, OEM and Government agencies. Medical Cabling and Interconnector products are specialized custom electrical cabling products for the medical equipment monitoring market. RF Wireless products include digital data transceivers for industrial monitoring, wide area networks, GPS tracking and mobile wireless network solutions. Fiber optic cable, connector and harness products serve computer, aerospace, computer networking and specialty applications.

Zagg Inc . ( NasdaqGS:ZAGG ) is a leading mobile device accessories and technology company with products that protect, personalize and enhance a consumer’s mobile experience. ZAGG differentiates itself as the preferred brand by offering creative product solutions through targeted global distribution channels, with the broadest product offering in its sector. With a brand portfolio that includes ZAGG® and iFrogz®, the company manufactures and markets a complete line of products to improve the functionality of portable gadgets, including keyboards, cases, audio and protective films, through direct, retail, specialty and international channels.

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Smartphone Stocks

Apple Inc. ( NasdaqGS:AAPL ) designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork, and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple is reinventing the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and has recently introduced its magical iPad which is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices. The company provides many different apps for social networking.

Arm Holdings plc ( NasdaqGS:ARMH ) designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless , networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company's broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies.

AT&T Inc . ( NYSE:T ) together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers worldwide. The company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data communication services, such as local wireless communications services, long-distance services, and roaming services. This segment also sells various handsets, wirelessly enabled computers, and personal computer wireless data cards; and accessories, including carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and other items. This segment sells its products through its own stores, or through agents or third-party retail stores. Its Wireline segment provides data services comprising switched and dedicated transport, Internet access and network integration, U-verse services, and data equipment; businesses voice applications over IP-based networks; and digital subscriber lines, dial-up Internet access, private lines, managed Web-hosting services, packet services, enterprise networking services, and Wi-Fi services, as well as local, interstate, and international wholesale networking capacity to other service providers. This segment also offers voice services, such as local and long-distance, calling card, 1-800, conference calling, wholesale switched access, caller ID, call waiting, and voice mail services; and application management, security services, integration services, customer premises equipment, outsourcing, government-related services, and satellite video services. The company's Advertising Solutions segment publishes yellow and white pages directories; and sells directory advertising and Internet-based advertising and local search. In addition, the company provides customer information services.

BlackBerry (Research in motion) ( NasdaqGS:BBRY ; TSX:BB.TO ) revolutionized the mobile industry when it was introduced in 1999. Today, BlackBerry aims to inspire the success of our millions of customers around the world by continuously pushing the boundaries of mobile experiences. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, BlackBerry operates offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America

Broadcom ( NasdaqGS:BRCM ) a FORTUNE 500® company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications . Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. With the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by Connecting everything®

Globo plc ( LSE:GBO.L ) is engaged in the provision of mobile business services on smartphones, the so-called Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend. Globo specializes in software for mobile smartphones that enables companies to run their business operations in a secure environment, and on any device. Globo divested its Greece-based software operations, in December 2012, and now provides mobile software products and services in three divisions; services for mobile operators in (32) emerging markets worldwide; services enabling business operations on smartphones, and a software-as-a-service (SaaS) and wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi)-based offering in Greece and the Balkans. Globo acquired Dialect Technologies Inc., in 2012. In February 2013, Globo reached a distribution agreement in North America for its flagship mobile business offering, called GO!Enterprise, with Ingram Micro, which is an information technology (IT) services distributor. In October 2013, the Company acquired Notify Technologies Inc.

Google, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) is a global technology leader focused on improving the ways people connect with information. Google's innovations in web search and advertising have made its website a top internet property and its brand one of the most recognized in the world. The company also provides Google Mobile that optimizes Googless applications for mobile devices in browser and downloadable form, as well as enables advertisers to run search ad campaigns on mobile devices; and Google Local that provides local information on the Web. In addition, it offers Android, an open source mobile software platform.

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc. Windows Phone : puts people first with one-touch access to friends on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and more. The Windows Phone 8S is the smartphone that keeps up with your lifestyle, whether at work or at play. The unique design immediately sets you apart in a sea of smartphone sameness with playful, brightly colored devices that look as if they've been dipped in a bucket of paint. Enjoy a strong, long-lasting battery via the powerful dual-core performance. Exclusive Beats Audio™ built-in serves up immersive, studio-quality sound for all your entertainment. Plus, a physical camera button lets you instantly point, shoot and share, while a free SkyDrive account means that wherever you go, so does your content. And don't forget about the cool, clean look of Live Tiles that put what's most important to you readily at your fingertips.

Qualcomm ( NasdaqGS:QCOM ) is the world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies . Qualcomm Incorporated includes Qualcomm's licensing business, QTL, and the vast majority of its patent portfolio. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, operates, along with its subsidiaries, substantially all of Qualcomm's engineering, research and development functions, and substantially all of its products and services businesses, including its semiconductor business, QCT. For more than 25 years, Qualcomm ideas and inventions have driven the evolution of digital communications, linking people everywhere more closely to information, entertainment and each other.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:SWKS ) is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors. Leveraging core technologies, Skyworks supports automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy management, GPS, industrial, medical, military, wireless networking, smartphone and tablet applications. The Company's portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, infrastructure RF subsystems, isolators, lighting and display solutions, mixers, modulators, optocouplers, optoisolators, phase shifters, PLLs/synthesizers/VCOs, power dividers/combiners, power management devices, receivers, switches and technical ceramics. Headquartered in Woburn, Mass., Skyworks is worldwide with engineering, manufacturing, sales and service facilities throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Sony ( NYSE:SNE ) is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, game, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in the world. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of approximately $79 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. Xperia™ P is the world's first s martphone that is using the WhiteMagic™ screen technology. Xperia™ P has a super bright viewing experience that is perfect for the sunny days without compromising on the battery consumption. In normal light conditions, the phone will automatically adjust screen brightness and reduce battery consumption. The WhiteMagic™ display can save up to 50% of the backlight power based on user's preference and surrounding light.

Sprint Nextel ( NYSE:S ) offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel served nearly 56 million customers at the end of the third quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone.

Toshiba ( OTC:TOSBF ; Tokyo: 6502.T ) is a world leader and innovator in pioneering high technology, a diversified manufacturer and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products spanning digital consumer products; electronic devices and components; power systems; industrial and social infrastructure systems; and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 550 companies, with 210,000 employees worldwide and annual sales of 6.1 trillion yen (US$74.4 billion). Toshiba invented NAND flash memory and is a market leader. Non-volatility allied with compactness, light weight, shock resistance and ever-growing densities allow NAND flash to capture and store vast amounts of video and other data on mobile equipment like smartphones and tablet PCs.

TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. ( NasdaqGS:TQNT ) is a leading global provider of innovative RF solutions and foundry services for the world's top communications , defense and aerospace companies. People and organizations around the world need real-time, all-the-time connections; TriQuint products help reduce the cost and increase the performance of connected mobile devices and the networks that deliver critical voice, data and video communications. With the industry's broadest technology portfolio, recognized R&D leadership, and expertise in high-volume manufacturing, TriQuint creates standard and custom products using gallium arsenide (GaAs), gallium nitride (GaN), surface acoustic wave (SAW) and bulk acoustic wave (BAW) technologies. The company has ISO9001-certified manufacturing facilities in the U.S., production in Costa Rica, and design centers in North America and Germany.

Verizon Communications Inc. ( NYSE:VZ ) is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, with more than 107 million total connections nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America's most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers innovative, seamless business solutions to customers around the world. A Dow 30 company, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of more than 195,000 and last year generated consolidated revenues of $106.6 billion.

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First Trust NASDAQ CEA Smartphone Index Fund ( NYSEArca: FONE ) The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the NASDAQ OMX CEA Smartphone Index(SM). The fund normally invests at least 90% of net assets in common stocks and depositary receipts included in the index. It, using an “indexing" investment approach, attempts to replicate, before fees and expenses, the performance of the index. The index is designed to track the performance of companies engaged in the Smartphone segment of the telecommunications and technology sectors. The fund is non-diversified.

NASDAQ OMX CEA Smartphone ( Nasdaq:^QFON ) is designed to track the performance of companies engaged in the Smartphone segment of the telecom and technology sectors. The Index includes companies primarily involved in the building and design of handsets, hardware, software, and mobile networks associated with the development, sale, and usage of Smartphones. A Smartphone is defined as a wireless, mobile communication device offering advanced capabilities and functionalities, including web access, through the use of an identifiable operating system. The securities must also meet other eligibility criteria which include minimum requirements for market capitalization and average daily dollar trading volume.

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21Vianet Group, Inc. (NasdaqGM:VNET) is the largest carrier-neutral Internet data center services provider in China. 21Vianet provides hosting and related services, managed network services and cloud computing infrastructure, improving the reliability, security and speed of its customers' Internet connections through 21Vianet's Internet infrastructure. Customers may locate their servers and networking equipment in one of 21Vianet's data centers and connect to China's Internet backbone through 21Vianet's extensive fiber optic network. In addition, its proprietary smart routing technology, BroadEx, enables customers' data to be delivered across the Internet in a faster and more reliable manner. 21Vianet operates in 33 cities throughout China, servicing a diversified and loyal base of more than 1,900 customers that span many industries ranging from Internet companies to government entities and blue-chip enterprises to small- to mid-sized enterprises.

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 259,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Accenture helps clients sort through the complex choices in the game-changing cloud computing market. With our services, clients integrate and manage the new IT landscape and redefine the path to high performance.

Acme Packet (NasdaqGS:APKT) the leader in session delivery network solutions, enables the trusted, first-class delivery of next-generation voice, data and unified communications services and applications across IP networks. Our Net-Net product family fulfills demanding cloud-based IP communications, security, service assurance and regulatory requirements in service provider, enterprise and contact center networks. Based in Bedford, Massachusetts, Acme Packet designs and manufactures its products in the USA, selling them through over 309 reseller partners worldwide. More than 1,850 customers in 109 countries have deployed over 20,000 Acme Packet systems, including 89 of the top 100 service providers and 48 of the Fortune 100.

Akamai Technologies, Inc (NasdaqGS:AKAM) is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. At the core of the Company's solutions is the Akamai Intelligent Platform™ providing extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly mobile world, supporting 24/7 consumer demand, and enabling enterprises to securely leverage the cloud.

Amazon.com, Inc. (NasdaqGS: AMZN) a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth's Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon RDS is a web service that makes it easier to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud.

Aruba Networks, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ARUN) is a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The company's Mobile Virtual Enterprise (MOVE) architecture unifies wired and wireless network infrastructures into one seamless access solution for corporate headquarters, mobile business professionals, remote workers and guests. This unified approach to access networks enables IT organizations and users to securely address the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) phenomenon, dramatically improving productivity and lowering capital and operational costs. Bring your own device (BYOD), mobility and cloud computing are driving substantial opportunities for managed service providers (MSPs) to help organizations deploy and manage end-to-end mobility solutions and value-added services. Aruba dramatically reduces deployment time and operational expenses through automatic, cloud-based device provisioning, firmware upgrades and inventory management. Listed on the NASDAQ and Russell 2000® Index, Aruba is based in Sunnyvale, California, and has operations throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific regions

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Accenture ( NYSE:ACN ) is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 257,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

AMPHENOL CORP ( NYSE:APH ) is one of the world’s leading producers of electronic and fiber optic connectors, cable and interconnect systems. Amphenol products are engineered and manufactured in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa and sold by a worldwide sales and marketing organization. Amphenol has a diversified presence as a leader in high growth areas of the interconnect market including: Military, Commercial Aerospace, Automotive, Broadband Communications, Industrial, Telecommunications and Data Communications, Wireless Devices and Wireless Infrastructure. Amphenol provides a broad range of components with presence on more than 50% of the world’s mobile devices produced each year. Amphenol designs and manufactures the full range of electro-mechanical interconnect products and antennas found in mobile phones and other mobile devices. The broad product offering includes antennas, RF switches/plugs, navigation keys/side keys, microphone/speaker/vibra connectors, LCD connectors, board-to-board connectors, SIM/MMC/SD sockets, battery connectors, input-output system connectors, charger connectors, and electromechanical hinges. Our capability for high-volume production of these technically demanding, miniaturized products, combined with our speed of new product introduction, is a critical factor for our success in this market.

Analysts International Corp. ( NasdaqGM:ANLY ) is an IT services firm fully dedicated to the success and satisfaction of its clients. From IT staffing to project-based solutions, AIC provides a broad range of services designed to help businesses and government agencies drive value, control costs and deliver on the promise of a more efficient and productive enterprise. The Company offers a flexible, collaborative approach; clear industry perspective; and the breadth, scale and experience to deliver results.

Arrow Electronics, Inc. ( NYSE:ARW ) is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 390 locations in 53 countries.

ATA Inc . ( NasdaqGM:ATAI ) is a leading provider of computer-based testing services in China. The Company offers comprehensive services for the creation and delivery of computer-based tests based on its proprietary testing technologies and test delivery platform. ATA's computer-based testing services are used for professional licensure and certification tests in various industries, including information technology services, banking, teaching, securities, insurance, and accounting.  As of September 30, 2012, ATA's test center network comprised 2,572 authorized test centers located throughout China. The Company believes it has the largest test center network of any commercial computer-based testing service provider in China. ATA has delivered more than 42.6 million billable tests since ATA started operations in 1999

Avnet, Inc ( NYSE: AVT ) a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion.

Best Buy Co., Inc. ( NYSE:BBY ) is the global leader in consumer electronics with more than 1,400 locations, $50B in annual revenue and the 11th largest retail website. Our nearly 170,000 employees are committed to helping deliver the technology solutions that provide value, enabling access to people, knowledge, ideas and fun - whether online, in-stores and via their mobile devices.

Biostar Microtech International Corp. ( Taiwan:2399.TW ) Since its establishment in 1986, the BIOSTAR GROUP has become a major motherboard supplier to the PC industry in Taiwan. In order to pursue continuous growth, BIOSTAR has invested heavily in acquiring the physical and human resources to excel research and development. In every endeavor, BIOSTAR has sought to enhance product quality and expand its range of available products. In addition to producing quality motherboards, BIOSTAR also carries out mini PC system - iDEQ series - the intelligent Desktop trends for the near future and IA product. A wider product range provides buyers with choices they want and need. With a constant emphasis on quality, BIOSTAR seeks to offer products with the highest price-performance ratio in the industry.

China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. ( OTC:CCTR ) is a technology systems integrator, an original design manufacturer (ODM) and value added reseller (VAR) of major global technology brands in the rapidly developing Chinese domestic market. Additionally, China Crescent offers technology outsourcing services. China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. China Crescent is working to expand to other growing economic markets where high quality, affordable technology needs are on the rise, to include Southeast Asia and East Africa. Within China, China Crescent provides technology services and products including notebook and desktop computers, printers, servers, and network equipment from a number of well-known global brands such as Dell, HP, IBM, Cisco, Sony, Epson, Canon and Sanyo. The Company is also an authorized reseller of operating systems, databases, middleware and application software from brands such as Microsoft, Red Hat, Oracle, Sybase, IBM, BEA, Veritas and others.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation ( NasdaqGS:CTSH ) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 50 delivery centers worldwide and approximately 156,700 employees as of December 31, 2012, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Computer Sciences Corporation ( NYSE: CSC ) is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 95,000 employees and reported revenue of $15.7 billion for the 12 months ended September 28, 2012.

Computer Task Group Inc. ( NasdaqGS:CTGX ) develops innovative IT solutions to address the business needs and challenges of companies in several higher-growth industries including healthcare, energy, and technology services.  As a leading provider of IT and business consulting solutions to the healthcare market, CTG offers hospitals, physician groups, and regional health information exchanges a full range of electronic medical record services.  Additionally, CTG has developed for the healthcare provider and payer markets unique, proprietary software solutions that support better and lower cost healthcare.  CTG also provides managed services IT staffing for major technology companies and large corporations.  Backed by over 45 years' experience, proprietary methodologies, and an ISO 9001-certified management system, CTG has a proven track record of delivering high-value, industry-specific solutions.  CTG operates in North America and Western Europe.

CSP Inc . ( NasdaqGM:CSPI ) and its subsidiaries develop and market IT integration solutions and high-performance computer systems to meet the diverse requirements of our industrial, commercial, and defense customers worldwide. C SP's Systems segment includes the MultiComputer Division, which designs and manufactures commercial high-performance computer signal processing systems for a variety of complex real time applications in defense and commercial markets. The Company's MODCOMP Inc. subsidiary, also part of its Service and Systems Integration segment was founded in 1970, and has offices in the U.S., U.K. and Germany. Modcomp provides solutions and services for complex IT environments including storage and servers, unified communications solutions, IT security solutions and consulting services.

ePlus inc .( NasdaqGS:PLUS ) is a leading integrator of technology solutions. ePlus enables organizations to optimize their IT infrastructure and supply chain processes by delivering world-class IT products from top manufacturers, managed and professional services, flexible lease financing, proprietary software, and patented business methods and systems. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 850 associates serving federal, state, municipal, and commercial customers nationally. The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA.

Hewlett-Packard Co . ( NYSE:HPQ ) creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world's largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems.

Ingram Micro Inc. ( NYSE: IM ) is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving 145 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services.

International Business Machines (IBM) ( NYSE:IBM ) engages in the development and manufacture of the advanced information technologies, including computer systems, software, storage systems, and microelectronics.

LogMeIn, Inc. ( Nasdaq:LOGM ) provides essential cloud and mobile services to individuals, businesses, and IT organizations for remote access, collaboration, customer care, and remote IT management. These services are used by millions of people to quickly, simply and securely connect over 150 million internet-enabled devices across the globe -- computers, smartphones, iPad(TM) and Android(TM) tablets, and digital displays. LogMeIn is based in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA, with offices in Australia, Hungary, India, Ireland, Japan, and the UK.

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. The company’s Windows & Windows Live division offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows operating systems, Windows live suite of applications and Web services, and PC hardware products. Its Server and Tools division provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure; Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. This division also offers cloud-based services; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. The company’s Online Services division provides online information and content, including Bing, MSN, adCenter, and Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business division offers Microsoft office, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office project and office Visio, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The company’s Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc.

Perficient Inc . ( NasdaqGS:PRFT ) is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and three offshore locations, in Eastern Europe, India, and China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market(SM), is a member of the Russell 2000® index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning “Premier Level” IBM business partner, a TeamTIBCO partner, a Microsoft National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, an EMC Select Services Team Partner, and an Oracle Platinum Partner.

SYNNEX Corporation ( NYSE:SNX ) a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world. The Company provides services in IT distribution, supply chain management, contract assembly and business process outsourcing. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX employs over 10,500 full-time and part-time associates worldwide. SYNNEX offers UC built for large businesses but affordable for an SMB.

SYNTEL INC ( NasdaqGS:SYNT ) is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) solutions spanning the entire lifecycle of business and information systems and processes. The Company is driven by its mission to create new opportunities for clients by harnessing the passion, talent and innovation of Syntel employees worldwide. Syntel leverages dedicated Centers of Excellence, a flexible Global Delivery Model, and a strong track record of building collaborative client partnerships to create sustainable business advantage for Global 2000 organizations. Syntel is assessed at SEI CMMi Level 5, and is ISO 27001 and ISO 9001:2008 certified. CLOUD COMPUTING: uses its  MACH methodology (Methodology for Application to be Cloud Hosted) to offer portfolio analysis and cloud strategy definition services

Tech Data Corporation ( NasdaqGS:TECD ) is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 125,000 resellers in more than 100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users. Tech Data generated $26.5 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2012, and is ranked 109th on the Fortune 500®.

3D SYSTEMS CORP ( NYSE:DDD ) is a leading global provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD modeling, reverse engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing and manufacturing new products. 3D Systems products and services are used to rapidly design, communicate, prototype or produce real functional parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence.

TYLER TECHNOLOGIES INC ( NYSE:TYL ) is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector — cities, counties, schools and other government entities — to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of citizens. Tyler’s client base includes more than 11,000 local government offices in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean and the United Kingdom. Forbes has named Tyler one of “America’s Best Small Companies” five times in the last six years.

WAYSIDE TECHNOLOGY GROUP INC ( NasdaqGM:WSTG ) is a unified and integrated technology company providing products and solutions for corporate resellers, VARs, and developers as well as business, government and educational entities. The company offers technology products from software publishers and manufacturers such as Acronis, CA Technologies, DataCore, Datawatch, Dell, Flexera Software, GFI, Hewlett Packard, Infragistics, Intel Software, Lenovo, Microsoft, Mindjet, Quest Software, SolarWinds, Sophos, StorageCraft Technology, TechSmith, Veeam, Vision Solutions and VMware.

Xerox Corporation ( NYSE: XRX ) With sales approaching $23 billion, Xerox is the world’s leading enterprise for business process and document management. Its technology, expertise and services enable workplaces – from small businesses to large global enterprises – to simplify the way work gets done so they operate more effectively and focus more on what matters most: their real business. Headquartered in Norwalk, Conn., Xerox offers business process outsourcing and IT outsourcing services, including data processing, healthcare solutions, HR benefits management, finance support, transportation solutions, and customer relationship management services for commercial and government organizations worldwide. The company also provides extensive leading-edge document technology, services, software and genuine Xerox supplies for graphic communication and office printing environments of any size. The 140,000 people of Xerox serve clients in more than 160 countries.

Zanett Inc. ( OTC:ZANE ) provides customized information technology solutions to corporations and mid-market companies in the United States. The company offers end-to-end business solutions, including services to initiate, develop, and implement e-business systems; application development; project management; business analysis; architecture design; package customization; testing and quality assurance, and implementation management; and implementation of enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, and customer relationship management systems. It also provides voice and data communications network integration solutions that include the provision of hardware, peripheral equipment, and telecommunications lines for voice and data communications networks, as well as related security and design services.

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Beyond Commerce, Inc. ( OTC: BYOC ) provides Web site advertising and facilitates e-commerce transactions. The company provides i-SUPPLY, an e-commerce solution for online storefronts and social shopping platforms for high traffic Web sites. It also offers BOOMj.com, a traditional social-networking site for creating a personal and business profile, and uploading and sharing images and videos. The BOOMj store provides various products, including beauty, garden and patio, Books, kitchen, music, camera and photo, office supplies, computers, pets, consumer electronics, wellness, and DVDs. In addition, the company operates kachingkaching.com, an e-commerce solution that provides individual store owners the ability to create, manage, and earn money from product sales generated from their individual online Web stores

Google Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) a technology company, maintains an index of Web sites and other online content for users, advertisers, and Google network members and other content providers. It offers AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense program, which enables Web sites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads from its AdWords advertisers; Google Display, a display advertising network that comprises the videos, text, images, and other interactive ads; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a real-time auction marketplace for the trading of display ad space; and YouTube that provides video, interactive, and other ad formats for advertisers. The company also provides Google Mobile that optimizes Google’s applications for mobile devices in browser and downloadable form, as well as enables advertisers to run search ad campaigns on mobile devices; and Google Local that provides local information on the Web. In addition, it offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; Google Chrome OS, an open source operating system; Google Chrome, a Web browser; Google+ to share different things online with different people; Google TV, a platform for the consumers to use the television and the Internet on a single screen; and Google Books platform to discover, search, and consume content from printed books online. Further, the company provides Google Apps, a cloud computing suite of message and collaboration tools, which primarily includes Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google translate, and Google Sites; Search Appliance, a search technology for use within enterprises; Google Site Search, a custom search engine; Google Commerce Search for online retail enterprises; Google Maps Application Programming Interface for businesses; and Google Earth Enterprise, a firewall software solution for imagery and data visualization.

Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., The ( NYSE: IPG ) is one of the world`s leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing services companies.  Major global brands include Draftfcb, FutureBrand, GolinHarris International, Huge, Initiative, Jack Morton Worldwide, Lowe and Partners, MAGNAGLOBAL, McCann, Momentum, MRM Worldwide, Octagon, R/GA, UM and Weber Shandwick.  Leading domestic brands include Campbell Ewald; Campbell Mithun; Carmichael Lynch; Deutsch, a Lowe and Partners Company; Gotham Inc.; Hill Holliday; ID Media; Mullen and The Martin Agency.

LookSmart Ltd. ( NasdaqCM:LOOK ) is an online advertising and technology company that provides premium and performance advertising solutions for advertisers and publishers. LookSmart offers an unparalleled customer experience to advertisers of any size budget, offering them extensive reach into audiences through a monitored distribution network, maximizing ROI. LookSmart offers publishers hosted, white label ad serving technology to command and control their advertising revenue

Omnicom Group Inc. ( NYSE: OMC ) is a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

ValueClick, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:VCLK ) is one of the world's largest digital marketing companies. Through a unique combination of data, technology and services, ValueClick increases brand awareness and drives customer acquisition at scale for the world's largest advertisers, and maximizes advertising revenue for tens of thousands of online and mobile publishers. ValueClick's brands include Commission Junction, ValueClick Media, Dotomi, Greystripe, Mediaplex, Smarter.com, CouponMountain.com, Investopedia.com, and PriceRunner. The Company is based in Westlake Village, California, and has offices in major advertising markets worldwide.

Yahoo! Inc. ( NasdaqGS:YHOO ) together with its subsidiaries, operates as a digital media company that delivers personalized digital content and experiences worldwide. It offers online properties and services to users in three categories, including communications and communities, search and marketplaces, and media. The company’s communications and communities offerings include Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Groups, Yahoo! Answers, Flickr, and Connected TV, which deliver a range of communication and social services that enable users to organize into groups and share knowledge, common interests, and photos. Its search products comprise Yahoo! Search and Yahoo! Local that serve as the starting points from which users navigate the Internet and discover content; and marketplace offerings consist of Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! Travel, Yahoo! Real Estate, Yahoo! Autos, and Yahoo! Small Business that enable users to research on specific topics, products, services, or areas of interest by reviewing and exchanging information, obtaining contact details, or considering offers from providers of goods and services, or parties with similar interests. The company’s media properties include Yahoo! Homepage, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Sports, Yahoo! Finance, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Toolbar, Yahoo! Entertainment & Lifestyles, Livestand from Yahoo!, IntoNow from Yahoo!, and Yahoo! Contributor Network that are designed to engage users with online content and services on the Web. It also offers a range of marketing services, such as display advertising, search advertising, listing-based services, and commerce-based transactions to advertisers to reach and connect with users on Yahoo! properties and affiliate sites. In addition, the company provides various software and platform offerings for third-party developers, advertisers, agencies, publishers, and designers to build and incorporate new products and innovations.

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Apple Inc. (NasdaqGS:AAPL) designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork, and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple is reinventing the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and has recently introduced its magical iPad which is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices. The company provides many different apps for social networking.

Bizzingo, Inc. (OTC:BIZZ) is a global social media company that has developed Bizzingo.com as a unified social network designed especially for businesses. Bizzingo will provide a channel to negotiate transactions devoid of personal networking clutter. As the first true business-to-business social platform, Bizzingo also is designed to allow businesses a way to find each other by keyword and view promotional information, as well as synchronously communicate with their users. Bizzingo's profiling system will create one of the most detailed business databases in the world, delivering targeted search engine results.

Clicker Inc. (OTC:CLKZ) together with its subsidiaries, operates as a Web publisher brand builder primarily in the United States. The company focuses on developing stand-alone brands that incorporate social networking and reward properties that leverage content, commerce, and advertising for the global Internet users. Its Web properties include Sippinit.com, an online pop, entertainment, and gossip property that incorporates social networking with entertainment; Sportsgulp.net, a social networking Website and gossip channel for sports enthusiasts; Wallst.net and Mywallst.net, a news consumption property and advertising platform that aggregates financial news and information from the Web; Dahoodbuzz.com, a news consumption property and advertising platform, which aggregates hip hop and urban news from the Web; and U-Furnish.com, a furniture e-commerce site that offers urban style furniture. Clicker Inc. also owns Internet domain names, such as Forwant.com, Cashclicker.com, ItsMyLocal.com, and financialfilings.com.

Digagogo Ventures Corp. (OTC:DOGO) is a technology company based in Detroit with expertise in digital marketing, advanced Internet and telecommunication technology, and a strong background in the research and development of emerging technologies. Key members of Digagogo were involved in the development of software in areas ranging from security solutions for The United States Department of Defense (Air Force/NASA), Citibank Financial, ADP Payroll and Nissan Motor Corp., to high value interactive entertainment solutions for companies such as 20th Century Fox, Electronic Arts, Nexon and other online entertainment multi-nationals. In addition, Digagogo has a highly skilled International team that has worked with companies like Alliance Technology, Universal Music, and Esprit to identify market gaps and apply emerging technologies that drive business revenue. Digagogo has compounded all this knowledge to design DoGoNet, DoGoSearch and DoGoPay. These products and services aid in building strong local economies for any given region by facilitating digital sales, distribution and advertising networks.

East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTC:ECDC) is a holding corporation with a diversified group of technology companies. Its business portfolio includes companies offering technology for logistics and asset management, media entertainment, transportation safety and social media applications.

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Bankrate Inc. ( NYSE:RATE ) The Bankrate network of companies includes Bankrate.com, Interest.com, Mortgage-calc.com, Nationwide Card Services, InsureMe, CreditCardGuide.com, Bankaholic, CreditCards.com and NetQuote.  Each of these businesses helps consumers to make informed decisions about their personal finance matters. The company's flagship brand, Bankrate.com is a destination site of personal finance channels, including banking, investing, taxes, debt management and college finance. Bankrate.com is the leading aggregator of rates and other information on more than 300 financial products, including mortgages, credit cards, new and used auto loans, money market accounts and CDs, checking and ATM fees, home equity loans and online banking fees. Bankrate.com reviews more than 4,800 financial institutions in 575 markets in 50 states. Bankrate.com provides financial applications and information to a network of more than 75 partners, including Yahoo!, America Online, The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. Bankrate.com's information is also distributed through more than 500 newspapers.

CNET Networks Inc. ( NYSE:CBS ), a property of CBS Interactive , is where people go to discover the latest in tech and consumer electronics. Driven by a trusted voice and a passionate community, CNET creates an open environment for people to find and use the best products to fit their lifestyle. The powerful combination of CNET's award-winning news, lab-tested product reviews, safe and spyware-free downloads, and user-generated content give people information and inspiration to live and thrive in a life gone digital.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( NYSE:FDS ) a leading provider of financial information and analytics, helps the world's best investment professionals outperform. More than 49,600 users stay ahead of global market trends, access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with FactSet's desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. The Company was named the 2012 Best Research Provider at the Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards and has been included in FORTUNE's Top 100 Best Companies to Work For, the United Kingdom's Great Places to Work and France's Best Workplaces.

Google Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) a technology company, maintains an index of Web sites and other online content for users, advertisers, and Google network members and other content providers. It offers AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense program, which enables Web sites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads from its AdWords advertisers; Google Display, a display advertising network that comprises the videos, text, images, and other interactive ads; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a real-time auction marketplace for the trading of display ad space; and YouTube that provides video, interactive, and other ad formats for advertisers. The company also provides Google Mobile that optimizes Google’s applications for mobile devices in browser and downloadable form, as well as enables advertisers to run search ad campaigns on mobile devices; and Google Local that provides local information on the Web. In addition, it offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; Google Chrome OS, an open source operating system; Google Chrome, a Web browser; Google+ to share different things online with different people; Google TV, a platform for the consumers to use the television and the Internet on a single screen; and Google Books platform to discover, search, and consume content from printed books online. Further, the company provides Google Apps, a cloud computing suite of message and collaboration tools, which primarily includes Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google translate, and Google Sites; Search Appliance, a search technology for use within enterprises; Google Site Search, a custom search engine; Google Commerce Search for online retail enterprises; Google Maps Application Programming Interface for businesses; and Google Earth Enterprise, a firewall software solution for imagery and data visualization.

Healthgate Data Corp. ( OTC:HGAT ) provides evidence-based decision support and risk containment solutions to healthcare providers. It offers quality improvement and risk management solutions that includes evidence-based clinical guidelines and interactive tutorials that test and record patient knowledge and understanding in preparation for a medical procedure. In addition, the company provides evidence-based patient education and consumer health content services that enable patients to be active participants in the delivery of their own care

Innodata Inc. ( NasdaqGM:INOD ) is a leading provider of business process, technology and consulting services, as well as products and solutions, that help our valued clients create, manage, use and distribute digital information.  Propelled by a culture of quality, service and innovation, we have developed a client base that includes many of the world`s preeminent media, publishing and information services companies, as well as leading enterprises in information-intensive industries such as aerospace, defense, financial services, government, healthcare, high technology, insurance, intelligence, manufacturing and law. Recent honors include EContent Magazine`s EContent 100, KMWorld Magazine`s 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management, the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals` (IAOP) Global Outsourcing Top 100, D&B India`s Leading ITeS and BPO Companies and the Black Book of Outsourcing`s Top List of Leading Outsourcing Providers to the Printing and Publishing Business. Headquartered in the New York metro area, Innodata has offices and operations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel, India, Sri Lanka, and the Philippines.

LookSmart Ltd. ( NasdaqCM:LOOK ) is an online advertising and technology company that provides premium and performance advertising solutions for advertisers and publishers. LookSmart offers an unparalleled customer experience to advertisers of any size budget, offering them extensive reach into audiences through a monitored distribution network, maximizing ROI. LookSmart offers publishers hosted, white label ad serving technology to command and control their advertising revenue

RadioShack Corp. ( NYSE:RSH ) is a leading national retailer of innovative mobile technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and home technology and power supply needs. RadioShack® offers consumers a targeted assortment of wireless phones and other electronic products and services from leading national brands, exclusive private brands and major wireless carriers, all within a comfortable and convenient shopping environment. RadioShack employs approximately 34,000 knowledgeable and helpful sales experts globally. RadioShack's retail network includes approximately 4,700 company-operated stores in the United States and Mexico, 1,500 wireless phone centers in the United States, and approximately 1,100 dealer and other outlets worldwide.

RealNetworks Inc. ( NasdaqGS:RNWK ) creates innovative applications and services that make it easy for people to connect with and enjoy digital media. RealNetworks invented the streaming media category and continues to connect consumers with their digital media both directly and through partners, aiming to support every network, device, media type and social network.

TheStreet Inc. ( NasdaqGM:TST ) is a leading digital financial media company whose network of digital services provides users, subscribers and advertisers with a variety of content and tools through a range of online, social media, tablet and mobile channels. Our mission is to provide the most actionable ideas from the world of investing, finance and business in order to break down information barriers, level the playing field and help all individuals and organizations grow their wealth. With an unmatched suite of digital services, TheStreet offers all of the tools and insight needed to make the best decisions about earning, investing, saving and spending money. Since its inception in 1996, TheStreet has distinguished itself from other financial media companies with its journalistic excellence, unbiased approach and interactive multimedia coverage of the financial markets, economy, industry trends, investment and financial planning.

Time Warner Inc. ( NYSE:TWX ) a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks, film and TV entertainment and publishing, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide through multiple distribution outlets. Time Warner is a leader in the next phase of the digital evolution of media: delivering content that consumers love to watch on any device and at any time. As a guiding principle, the company is aggressively pursuing initiatives that give audiences more choice and quality at no additional cost to them -- while also maintaining or enhancing the economic models of our businesses.

Tucows Inc . ( NYSE MKT:TCX ; TSX:TC.TO ) is a global Internet services company. OpenSRS manages over fourteen million domain names and millions of value-added services through a reseller network of over 13,000 web hosts and ISPs. Hover is the easiest way for individuals and small businesses to manage their domain names and email addresses. Ting.com is a mobile phone service provider dedicated to bringing clarity and control to US mobile phone users. YummyNames owns and operates premium domain names that generate revenue through advertising or resale.

Walt Disney Company, The ( NYSE:DIS ) together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is the world’s largest diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. Disney Media Networks comprise a vast array of The Walt Disney Company’s broadcast, cable, radio and publishing businesses, including Disney/ABC Television Group and ESPN, Inc. Disney is a Dow 30 company and had annual revenues of $42.3 billion in its most recent fiscal year.

Yahoo! Inc. ( NasdaqGS:YHOO ) together with its subsidiaries, operates as a digital media company that delivers personalized digital content and experiences worldwide. It offers online properties and services to users in three categories, including communications and communities, search and marketplaces, and media. The company’s communications and communities offerings include Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Groups, Yahoo! Answers, Flickr, and Connected TV, which deliver a range of communication and social services that enable users to organize into groups and share knowledge, common interests, and photos. Its search products comprise Yahoo! Search and Yahoo! Local that serve as the starting points from which users navigate the Internet and discover content; and marketplace offerings consist of Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! Travel, Yahoo! Real Estate, Yahoo! Autos, and Yahoo! Small Business that enable users to research on specific topics, products, services, or areas of interest by reviewing and exchanging information, obtaining contact details, or considering offers from providers of goods and services, or parties with similar interests. The company’s media properties include Yahoo! Homepage, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Sports, Yahoo! Finance, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Toolbar, Yahoo! Entertainment & Lifestyles, Livestand from Yahoo!, IntoNow from Yahoo!, and Yahoo! Contributor Network that are designed to engage users with online content and services on the Web. It also offers a range of marketing services, such as display advertising, search advertising, listing-based services, and commerce-based transactions to advertisers to reach and connect with users on Yahoo! properties and affiliate sites. In addition, the company provides various software and platform offerings for third-party developers, advertisers, agencies, publishers, and designers to build and incorporate new products and innovations.

Youku Tudou Inc. ( NYSE:YOKU )is China's leading Internet television company. Its Youku and Tudou Internet television platforms enable users to search, view, and share high-quality video content quickly and easily across multiple devices. Its Youku brand and Tudou brand are among the most recognized online video brands in China. Youku Tudou's American depositary shares, each representing 18 of Youku Tudou's Class A ordinary shares, are traded on the NYSE under the symbol "YOKU."

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Blucora, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:BCOR ) operates two leading Internet businesses. Our InfoSpace business provides online search and monetization solutions to a network of over 100 global partners. Through TaxACT, we provide online tax preparation solutions to consumers and professional preparers. The Blucora team brings decades of experience operating and investing in desktop, online and mobile businesses. We are passionate about the power of the Internet to improve the lives of consumers, and our businesses operate at the forefront of digital migration trends in their respective markets.

CNET Networks Inc. ( NYSE:CBS ), a property of CBS Interactive , is where people go to discover the latest in tech and consumer electronics. Driven by a trusted voice and a passionate community, CNET creates an open environment for people to find and use the best products to fit their lifestyle. The powerful combination of CNET's award-winning news, lab-tested product reviews, safe and spyware-free downloads, and user-generated content give people information and inspiration to live and thrive in a life gone digital.

Google Inc. ( NasdaqGS: GOOG ) a technology company, maintains an index of Web sites and other online content for users, advertisers, and Google network members and other content providers. It offers AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense program, which enables Web sites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads from its AdWords advertisers; Google Display, a display advertising network that comprises the videos, text, images, and other interactive ads; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a real-time auction marketplace for the trading of display ad space; and YouTube that provides video, interactive, and other ad formats for advertisers. The company also provides Google Mobile that optimizes Google’s applications for mobile devices in browser and downloadable form, as well as enables advertisers to run search ad campaigns on mobile devices; and Google Local that provides local information on the Web. In addition, it offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; Google Chrome OS, an open source operating system; Google Chrome, a Web browser; Google+ to share different things online with different people; Google TV, a platform for the consumers to use the television and the Internet on a single screen; and Google Books platform to discover, search, and consume content from printed books online. Further, the company provides Google Apps, a cloud computing suite of message and collaboration tools, which primarily includes Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google translate, and Google Sites; Search Appliance, a search technology for use within enterprises; Google Site Search, a custom search engine; Google Commerce Search for online retail enterprises; Google Maps Application Programming Interface for businesses; and Google Earth Enterprise, a firewall software solution for imagery and data visualization.

Internet Gold Golden Lines Ltd. ( NasdaqGS:IGLD ; Tel Aviv: IGLD ) is a telecommunications-oriented holding company which is a controlled subsidiary of Eurocom Communications Ltd. Internet Gold’s primary holding is its controlling interest in B Communications Ltd. ( Tel Aviv:BCOM ; NasdaqGS: BCOM ), which in turn holds the controlling interest in Bezeq, The Israel Telecommunication Corp., Israel’s largest telecommunications provider ( Tel Aviv:BZEQ ). Bezeq is a leading player in Israel’s fixed-line, mobile voice, broadband and multichannel pay TV markets.

Intuit Inc. ( NasdaqGS:INTU ) is a leading provider of innovative business and financial management solutions for small businesses, consumers, accounting professionals and financial institutions. Its flagship products and services that include QuickBooks®, TurboTax® and Quicken® help customers solve important business and financial management problems, such as running a small business, paying bills, filing income taxes, or managing personal finances. ProSeries® and Lacerte® are Intuit's leading tax preparation offerings for professional accountants. Intuit Financial Services provides digital banking solutions to banks and credit unions that help them make it easier for their customers to manage money and pay bills.

LookSmart Ltd. ( NasdaqCM:LOOK ) is an online advertising and technology company that provides premium and performance advertising solutions for advertisers and publishers. LookSmart offers an unparalleled customer experience to advertisers of any size budget, offering them extensive reach into audiences through a monitored distribution network, maximizing ROI. LookSmart offers publishers hosted, white label ad serving technology to command and control their advertising revenue

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. The company’s Windows & Windows Live division offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows operating systems, Windows live suite of applications and Web services, and PC hardware products. Its Server and Tools division provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure; Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. This division also offers cloud-based services; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. The company’s Online Services division provides online information and content, including Bing, MSN, adCenter, and Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business division offers Microsoft office, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office project and office Visio, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The company’s Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc.

Time Warner Inc. ( NYSE:TWX ) a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks, film and TV entertainment and publishing, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide through multiple distribution outlets. Time Warner is a leader in the next phase of the digital evolution of media: delivering content that consumers love to watch on any device and at any time. As a guiding principle, the company is aggressively pursuing initiatives that give audiences more choice and quality at no additional cost to them -- while also maintaining or enhancing the economic models of our businesses.

Yahoo! Inc. ( NasdaqGS:YHOO ) together with its subsidiaries, operates as a digital media company that delivers personalized digital content and experiences worldwide. It offers online properties and services to users in three categories, including communications and communities, search and marketplaces, and media. The company’s communications and communities offerings include Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Groups, Yahoo! Answers, Flickr, and Connected TV, which deliver a range of communication and social services that enable users to organize into groups and share knowledge, common interests, and photos. Its search products comprise Yahoo! Search and Yahoo! Local that serve as the starting points from which users navigate the Internet and discover content; and marketplace offerings consist of Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! Travel, Yahoo! Real Estate, Yahoo! Autos, and Yahoo! Small Business that enable users to research on specific topics, products, services, or areas of interest by reviewing and exchanging information, obtaining contact details, or considering offers from providers of goods and services, or parties with similar interests. The company’s media properties include Yahoo! Homepage, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Sports, Yahoo! Finance, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Toolbar, Yahoo! Entertainment & Lifestyles, Livestand from Yahoo!, IntoNow from Yahoo!, and Yahoo! Contributor Network that are designed to engage users with online content and services on the Web. It also offers a range of marketing services, such as display advertising, search advertising, listing-based services, and commerce-based transactions to advertisers to reach and connect with users on Yahoo! properties and affiliate sites. In addition, the company provides various software and platform offerings for third-party developers, advertisers, agencies, publishers, and designers to build and incorporate new products and innovations.

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Absolute Software Corporation ( TSX:ABT.TO ) is the industry standard in persistent endpoint security and management for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones. The Company, a leader in device security and management tracking for 20 years, has over 30,000 commercial customers worldwide. Absolute's solutions - Computrace®, Absolute Manage®, Absolute Service, Absolute Secure Drive, and Absolute LoJack® - provide organizations with actionable intelligence to prove compliance, securely manage BYOD, and deliver comprehensive visibility and control over all of their devices and data. Absolute is positioned on two Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrants - the Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools and the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management Software. Absolute is one of only four vendors to be recognized on both Magic Quadrants based on providing customers with the ability to secure and manage many different types of devices using a single solution. Absolute persistence technology is embedded in the firmware of computers, netbooks, tablets and smartphones by global leaders, including Acer, ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, Motion, Panasonic, Samsung, and Toshiba, and the Company has reselling partnerships with these OEMs and others, including Apple.

AT&T Inc. ( NYSE: T ) AT&T Government Services (AGS), a business unit of AT&T Corp., delivers IT solutions spanning cyber security, networking, wireless, mission support and applications. Thousands of experienced AGS personnel, along with certified professionals throughout the AT&T family of companies, focus exclusively on supporting the federal government.

AVG Technologies N.V. ( NYSE:AVG) mission is to simplify, optimize and secure the Internet experience, providing peace of mind to a connected world. AVG's powerful yet easy-to ‐ use software and online services put users in control of their Internet experience. By choosing AVG's software and services, users become part of a trusted global community that benefits from inherent network effects, mutual protection and support. AVG has grown its user base to 172 million active users as of September 30, 2013 and offers a protection, performance and privacy products and services suite to consumers and small businesses including Internet security, performance optimization, mobile security, online backup, identity protection and family safety software.

BlackBerry (Research in motion) ( NasdaqGS:BBRY ; TSX:BB.TO ) a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry® solution in 1999. Today, BlackBerry products and services are used by millions of customers around the world to stay connected to the people and content that matter most throughout their day. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, RIM operates offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Integral security features and an ever-expanding administrative toolset have earned BlackBerry® products the trust of some of the most secure organizations in the world. These security features have also made the BlackBerry solution a world leader in mobile security certifications

CA Technologies. ( NasdaqGS:CA ) provides IT management solutions that help customers manage and secure complex IT environments to support agile business services. Organizations leverage CA Technologies software and SaaS solutions to accelerate innovation, transform infrastructure and secure data and identities, from the data center to the cloud.

Cecurity.com  ( Paris:MLCEC.PA ) is a France-based software editing company that provides security solutions for data protection. The Company’s main activities are software solutions and consulting services. Its products and services include Digital Vault Storage, a solution for data protection, tracking system, legal archiving and preservation of documents and electronic flows; electronic invoice system; software solution for public tender organization; legal archiving and digitization of documents. The Company’s clients are banks, telecommunication operators, insurers, healthcare and other services, as well as ministries, courts, local authorities and professionals, among others.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. ( NasdaqGS:CHKP ) a worldwide leader in securing the Internet, is the only vendor to deliver Total Security for networks, data and endpoints, unified under a single management framework. Check Point provides customers uncompromised protection against all types of threats, reduces security complexity and lowers total cost of ownership. Check Point first pioneered the industry with FireWall-1 and its patented stateful inspection technology. Today, Check Point continues to innovate with the development of the Software Blade architecture. The dynamic Software Blade architecture delivers secure, flexible and simple solutions that can be fully customized to meet the exact security needs of any organization or environment. Check Point customers include tens of thousands of businesses and organizations of all sizes including all Fortune 100 companies. Check Point's award-winning ZoneAlarm solutions protect millions of consumers from hackers, spyware and identity theft.

Checkpoint Systems Inc. ( NYSE:CKP ) is a global leader in shrink management, merchandise visibility and apparel labeling solutions. Checkpoint enables retailers and their suppliers to reduce shrink, improve shelf availability and leverage real-time data to achieve operational excellence. Checkpoint solutions are built upon 40 years of RF technology expertise, diverse shrink management offerings, a broad portfolio of apparel labeling solutions, market-leading RFID applications, innovative high-theft solutions and its Web-based Check-Net® data management platform. As a result, Checkpoint customers enjoy increased sales and profits by improving supply-chain efficiencies, by facilitating on-demand label printing and by providing a secure open-merchandising environment enhancing the consumer’s shopping experience.

Cisco Systems  Inc . ( NASDAQGS: CSCO ) is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Industry Solutions include: CyberSecurity, Government Security, Public Safety and Security, Defense and Intelligence.

CommVault Systems, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:CVLT ) A singular vision – a belief in a better way to address current and future data management needs – guides CommVault in the development of Singular Information Management® solutions for high-performance data protection, universal availability and simplified management of data on complex storage networks. CommVault's exclusive single-platform architecture gives companies unprecedented control over data growth, costs and risk. CommVault's Simpana® software suite of products was designed to work together seamlessly from the ground up, sharing a single code and common function set, to deliver superlative Data Protection, Archive, Replication, Search and Resource Management capabilities. More companies every day join those who have discovered the unparalleled efficiency, performance, reliability, and control only CommVault can offer.

Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) ( OTC: CSVI ) delivers core processing, managed services, mobile and Internet solutions, payments processing, print and electronic distribution, and regulatory compliance solutions to financial institutions and corporate customers across the nation. Exceptional service, dynamic solutions and superior results are the foundation of CSI’s reputation and have resulted in the company’s inclusion in such top industry-wide rankings as the FinTech 100, Talkin’ Cloud 100 and MSPmentor Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers List. CSI Managed Security .

CSP Inc ( NasdaqGM: CSPI ) Based in Billerica, Massachusetts and founded in 1968, CSP Inc. and its subsidiaries develop and market best-of-breed IT solutions, systems integration services, and high-performance computer systems. CSP’s Systems segment includes the MultiComputer Division, which supplies high-performance Linux cluster systems for a broad array of defense applications, including radar, sonar and surveillance signal processing. The Company’s MODCOMP, Inc. subsidiary, also part of its Service and Systems Integration segment founded in 1970, is a leading provider of IT solutions and systems integration services for complex IT environments. MODCOMP works with third parties to develop cutting edge solutions in the global IT markets and has offices in the U.S., U.K. and Germany. 

Digimarc Corp. ( NasdaqGM:DMRC ) is a leading innovator and provider of consumer engagement, media management, and security solutions that create digital identities for all forms of media and many everyday objects. Digimarc's digital IDs are imperceptible to humans and enable computers, networks and devices like mobile phones to better "see, hear and understand" brand impressions and other objects of interest. Digimarc has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio with patents in digital watermarking, content identification and management, media and object discovery to enable ubiquitous computing and related technologies. Digimarc develops solutions, licenses its intellectual property, and provides development services to business partners across a range of industries.

Equifax Inc. ( NYSE:EFX ) is a global leader in consumer, workforce and commercial information solutions, providing businesses of all sizes and consumers with insight and information they can trust. Equifax organizes and assimilates data on more than 600 million consumers and 81 million businesses worldwide. Fraud Protection and Identity Intelligence

EXAR Corp. ( NasdaqGS:EXAR ) designs, develops and markets high performance, analog mixed-signal integrated circuits and advanced sub-system solutions for data communication, networking, storage, consumer, and industrial applications.  Exar's product portfolio includes power management and connectivity components, communications products, and network security and storage optimization solutions.  Exar has locations worldwide providing real-time customer support.

Exelis Inc. ( NYSE:XLS ) is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, navigation, air traffic solutions and information systems with growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, logistics and technical services.

EZChip Technologies ( NasdaqGS: EZCH ) is a fabless semiconductor company that provides Ethernet network processors for networking equipment. EZchip provides solutions that scale from a few to hundreds of Gigabits-per-second. EZchip's network processors provide great flexibility and high performance coupled with superior integration and power efficiency for a wide range of applications in carrier, cloud and data center network equipment.

Falconstor Software Inc. ( NasdaqGM:FALC ) is transforming how enterprises move, store, protect and optimize data. Founded in 2000, FalconStor offers an award-winning platform for data migration, business continuity, disaster recovery, optimized backup and deduplication. FalconStor helps maximize data availability and system uptime to ensure nonstop business productivity, while simplifying data management to reduce operational costs. Our open, integrated software solutions reduce vendor lock-in and give enterprises the freedom to choose the applications and hardware components that make the best sense for their business. FalconStor solutions are available and supported by OEMs, as well as leading system integrators and resellers worldwide.

Fingerprint Cards AB ( Stockholm:FING-B.ST; Frankfurt:FPQ.F ; OTC:FGRPF ) markets, develops and produces biometric components and technologies that through the analysis and matching of an individual’s unique fingerprint verify the person’s identity. The technology consists of biometric sensors, processors, algorithms and modules that can be used separately or in combination with each other. The competitive advantages offered by the FPC’s technology include unique image quality, extreme robustness, low power consumption and complete biometric systems. With these advantages and the ability to achieve extremely low manufacturing costs, the technology can be implemented in volume products such as smart cards and mobile phones, where extremely rigorous demands are placed on such characteristics. The company’s technology can also be used in IT and Internet security, access control, etc.

FireEye, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:FEYE ) has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time.

Fortinet, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:FTNT ) helps protect networks, users and data from continually evolving threats. As a global leader in high-performance network security, we enable businesses and governments to consolidate and integrate stand-alone technologies without suffering performance penalties. Unlike costly, inflexible and low-performance alternatives, Fortinet solutions empower customers to embrace new technologies and business opportunities while protecting essential systems and content. Fortinet delivers unified threat management and specialized security solutions that block today’s sophisticated threats. Our consolidated architecture enables our customers to deploy fully integrated security technologies in a single device, delivering unmatched protection and lowering ownership costs. Purpose built hardware and software provide the high performance and complete content protection our customers need.

IceWEB ( OTC:IWEB ) is a provider of wireless and fiber broadband service, co-location space and related services and the operator of a Network Access Point (“NAP”) where customers directly interconnect with a network ecosystem of partners and customers. IceWEB also manufactures award-winning, high performance unified data storage appliances with IceWEB´s proprietary IceSTORM™ storage management software, providing enterprise storage management capabilities at a fraction of the price of traditional providers. IceBOX™ is a secure encrypted private cloud storage, file synchronization and Client-Server software platform. Unlike other Cloud storage solutions, with IceBOX™ your corporation owns the data and can lock down a user’s account if a breach is detected.

Imperva Inc. ( NYSE: IMPV ) pioneering the third pillar of enterprise security, fills the gaps in endpoint and network security by directly protecting high-value applications and data assets in physical and virtual data centers. With an integrated security platform built specifically for modern threats, Imperva data center security provides the visibility and control needed to neutralize attack, theft, and fraud from inside and outside the organization, mitigate risk, and streamline compliance.

Infoblox Inc. ( NYSE:BLOX ) delivers Automated Network Control solutions, the fundamental technology that connects end users, devices and networks. These solutions enable approximately 7100 enterprises and service providers to transform, secure and scale complex networks. Infoblox helps take the burden of complex network control out of human hands, reduce costs, and increase accuracy and uptime. SECURITY : Infoblox clearly differentiates from other vendors from a security perspective. From our highly secure hardware form factor, to our hardened OS, to the variety of security features in our applications—no other network control vendor focuses more on security than Infoblox.

Intrusion Inc. ( OTC:INTZ ) is a global provider of entity identification systems, regulated information compliance, data leak prevention, and data privacy protection and network intrusion prevention and detection products. Intrusion's product families include TraceCop™ for entity identification, Savanat™ for network data mining, the Compliance Commander™ for regulated information compliance, data leak prevention and data privacy protection, and Intrusion SecureNet for network intrusion prevention and detection. Intrusion's products help protect critical information assets by quickly detecting, protecting, analyzing and reporting attacks or misuse of classified, private and regulated information for government and enterprise networks.

ISC8 Inc.  ( OTC:ISCI ) is actively engaged in the design, development, and sale of cyber-security products and solutions for government and commercial enterprises. The Company provides hardware, software and service offerings for web filtering, deep packet inspection with Big Data security analytics, and malware threat detection for Advanced Persistent Threats ("APTs"). The Company's products are installed in nation-wide deployment within the Middle East, and in mobile operators in Europe and Asia Pacific. The Company is focused on delivering comprehensive security solutions, with strategic emphasis on cybersecurity, in order to provide complete visibility on mission-critical networks, and mitigation of new threats as they emerge.

Juniper Networks, Inc ( NYSE:JNPR ) delivers innovation across routing, switching and security. From the network core down to consumer devices, Juniper Networks' innovations in software, silicon and systems transform the experience and economics of networking.

KEYW Holding Corp. ( NASDAQGS: KEYW ) provides agile cyber superiority, cybersecurity, and geospatial intelligence solutions for U.S. Government intelligence and defense customers and commercial enterprises. We create our solutions by combining our services and expertise with hardware, software, and proprietary technology to meet our customers' requirements.

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc . ( NYSE:LLL ) is a prime contractor in aerospace systems and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military and commercial platforms.

ManTech International Corporation ( NASDAQGS: MANT ) is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the healthcare and space communities; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 50 federal agencies through over 1,000 current contracts. Our services include the following solution sets that are aligned with the long-term needs of our customers: cyber security; information technology (IT) modernization and sustainment; intelligence/counter-intelligence solutions and support; systems engineering; healthcare analytics and IT; test and evaluation; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions and services; environmental, range and sustainability services; training services; and global logistics support. We support major national missions, such as military readiness and wellness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection.

McAffee -   Intel Corp. ( NasdaqGS:INTC ) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. McAfee is the world’s largest dedicated security technology company. Delivering proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, McAfee protects consumers and businesses of all sizes from the latest malware and emerging online threats. Our solutions are designed to work together, integrating antimalware, antispyware, and antivirus software with security management features that deliver unsurpassed real-time visibility and analytics, reduce risk, ensure compliance, improve Internet security, and help businesses achieve operational efficiencies.

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. Mobile Security: Device Security Manager helps developers test various security policies for Windows Mobile devices. It is designed as a desktop application that ships with a preset list of "security configurations". A security configuration can be thought of as a template, which contains a collection of individual policies and settings. For example, a security configuration could define policies such as whether unsigned applications are allowed to execute, whether RAPI is disabled etc. Using this tool, the developer can provision a Windows Mobile device with different configurations, and then test the application's behavior under these configurations. This tool can be used either on an emulator or an unlocked Windows Mobile device.

NCI, Inc. ( NASDAQGS:NCIT ) is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health care, and civilian government agencies. The company has the expertise and proven track record to solve its customers’ most important and complex mission challenges through technology and innovation. NCI’s team of highly skilled professionals focuses on delivering cost-effective solutions and services in the areas of cybersecurity and information assurance; engineering and logistics support; enterprise information management and advanced analytics; cloud computing and IT infrastructure optimization; health IT and medical support; IT service management; software and systems development/integration; and modeling, simulation, and training.

Network-1 Security Solutions Inc. ( OTC:NTIP ) is engaged in the acquisition, development, licensing, and protection of its intellectual property and proprietary technologies.  Network-1 works with inventors and patent owners to assist in the development and monetization of their technologies.   It currently owns twenty-one (21) patents covering various telecommunications and data networking technologies and technologies relating to document stream operating systems and the identification of media content.  Network-1 currently has sixteen (16) license agreements with respect to its Remote Power Patent, which include, among others, license agreements with Cisco Systems, Inc., Cisco Linksys, Inc., Extreme Networks, Inc., NetGear Inc., Motorola Solutions, Inc., Allied Telesis, Inc., NEC Corporation and several other data networking vendors.  The Remote Power Patent covers the remote delivery of power over Ethernet networks.  The Remote Power Patent was granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on April 21, 2001, and expires on March 11, 2020.In addition, Network-1 seeks to acquire additional intellectual property assets and enter into strategic relationships with third parties to monetize their intellectual property assets.

NEUSTAR Inc. ( NYSE:NSR ) is the first real-time provider of cloud-based information services and data analytics, enabling marketing and IT security professionals to promote and protect their businesses. With a commitment to privacy and neutrality, Neustar operates complex data registries and uses its expertise to deliver actionable, data-driven insights that help clients make high-value business decisions in real time, one customer interaction at a time.

Northrop Grumman Corporation ( NYSE: NOC ) is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

NQ Mobile Inc. ( NYSE:NQ ) is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services.  NQ Mobile is a mobile security pioneer with proven competency to acquire, engage, and monetize customers globally.  NQ Mobile's portfolio includes mobile security and mobile games & advertising for the consumer market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the enterprise market.  NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and Beijing, China.

Oculus VisionTech Inc. ( TSX:OVT.V ) designs and markets technology for delivery of digital media. Oculus developed its MediaEscort, MediaSentinel and SmartMark digital watermarking products and technologies to provide a robust means for producers and distributors to invisibly protect their content.

Oracle Corp. ( NasdaqGS:ORCL ) engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. Oracle Security Solutions

Palo Alto Networks ( NYSE:PANW ) is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Unlike fragmented legacy products, our security platform safely enables business operations and delivers protection based on what matters most in today's dynamic computing environments: applications, users, and content.

Proofpoint Inc. ( NasdaqGM:PFPT ) is a leading security-as-a-service provider that focuses on cloud-based solutions for threat protection, compliance, archiving & governance, and secure communications. Organizations around the world depend on Proofpoint's expertise, patented technologies and on-demand delivery system to protect against phishing, malware and spam, safeguard privacy, encrypt sensitive information, and archive and govern messages and critical enterprise information

Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. ( NYSE:QIHU ) is a leading Internet company in China. The Company is also the number one provider of Internet and mobile security products in China as measured by its user base, according to iResearch. Qihoo 360 also provides users with secure access points to the Internet via its market leading web browsers and application stores. The Company has built one of the largest open Internet platforms in China and monetizes its massive user base primarily through online advertising and through Internet value-added services on its open platform.

Qualys ( NasdaqGS:QLYS )  is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions with over 6,700 customers in more than 100 countries, including a majority of each of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. The QualysGuard Cloud Platform and integrated suite of solutions help organizations simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications. Founded in 1999, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations, including Accuvant, BT, Dell SecureWorks, Fujitsu, NTT, Symantec, Verizon, and Wipro. The company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).

RSA, The Security Division of EMC ( NYSE:EMC ) is the premier provider of intelligence-driven security solutions. RSA helps the world’s leading organizations solve their most complex and sensitive security challenges: managing organizational risk, safeguarding mobile access and collaboration, preventing online fraud, and defending against advanced threats. RSA delivers agile controls for identity assurance, fraud detection, and data protection; robust Security Analytics and industry-leading GRC capabilities; and expert consulting and advisory services. EMC Corp. is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service.

Spare Backup, Inc. ( OTC:SPBU ) is a leading provider of data backup and security software for smartphones , tablets and PCs. Spare Backup's software enables consumers and small to medium sized businesses to easily protect valuable computer and mobile data quickly, automatically and cost-effectively. Spare Backup software intelligently selects, secures and stores personal and business content on a continuous basis or according to the schedule of the user's choice. It also allows for the integration of that content across various devices and provides enhanced security features to protect valuable data on any lost or stolen devices. Spare Backup software is the first totally automated cloud-based backup service that is distributed on a stand-alone or private label basis through major retail and warranty service partners in North America and Europe.

Splunk Inc. ( NasdaqGS:SPLK ) provides the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software and cloud services enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 7,400 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in over 90 countries use Splunk software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost. Splunk products include Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk™ and premium Splunk Apps.

Symantec Corp . ( NasdaqGS:SYMC ) is an information protection expert that helps people, businesses and governments seeking the freedom to unlock the opportunities technology brings -- anytime, anywhere. Founded in April 1982, Symantec, a Fortune 500 company, operating one of the largest global data-intelligence networks, has provided leading security, backup and availability solutions for where vital information is stored, accessed and shared. The company's more than 20,000 employees reside in more than 50 countries. Ninety-nine percent of Fortune 500 companies are Symantec customers.

Technical Communications Corp. ( NasdaqCM:TCCO ) For over 50 years, TCC has specialized in superior-grade secure communications systems and customized solutions, supporting our CipherONE® best-in-class criteria, to protect highly sensitive voice, data and video transmitted over a wide range of networks. Government entities, military agencies and corporate enterprises in 115 countries have selected TCC's proven security to protect their communications.

ValidSoft Limited / Elephant Talk Communication Corp ( NYSE MKT: ETAK ) is the world’s leading provider of telecommunications-based multi-factor mutual authentication, identity and transaction verification solutions for all electronic transaction channels. ETAK is a global provider of mobile proprietary Software Defined Network Architecture (ET Software DNA® 2.0) platforms for the telecommunications industry. The Company empowers Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs), Enablers (MVNEs) and Aggregators (MVNAs) with a full suite of applications, superior industry expertise and high quality customer service without the need for substantial upfront investment. Elephant Talk counts several of the world's leading Mobile Network Operators amongst its customers, including Vodafone, T-Mobile, Zain and Iusacell.

VASCO Data Security International Inc . ( NasdaqCM:VDSI ) is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet Security applications and transactions. VASCO has positioned itself as global software company for Internet Security serving a customer base of approximately 10,000 companies in more than 100 countries, including more than 1,700 international financial institutions. VASCO's prime markets are the financial sector, enterprise security, e-commerce and e-government.

VeriSign Inc. ( NasdaqGS:VRSN ) As the global leader in domain names, Verisign powers the invisible navigation that takes people to where they want to go on the Internet. For more than 15 years, Verisign has operated the infrastructure for a portfolio of top-level domains that today includes .com, .net, .tv, .edu, .gov, .jobs, .name and .cc, as well as two of the world's 13 Internet root servers. Verisign's product suite also includes Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services, iDefense Security Intelligence Services and Managed DNS.

Viscount Systems, Inc. ( OTC:VSYS ) brings cyber security protection to physical security and building automation systems. Its software solutions are sold and installed only by certified security integrators. Viscount's industry awards include the Microsoft "Be What's Next" Award, Security Industry Association Convergence Solution of the Year and Homeland Security Platinum Award for Emergency Response and Gold Award for Access Control at GOVSEC.

Wave Systems Corp. ( NasdaqCM:WAVX ) reduces the complexity, cost and uncertainty of data protection by starting inside the device. Unlike other vendors who try to secure information by adding layers of software for security, Wave leverages the security capabilities built directly into endpoint computing platforms themselves. Wave has been a foremost expert on this growing trend, leading the way with first-to-market solutions and helping shape standards through its work as a board member for the Trusted Computing Group.

Zix Corp. ( NasdaqGS:ZIXI ) is a leader in email data protection. ZixCorp offers industry-leading email encryption, a unique email DLP solution and an innovative email BYOD solution to meet your company’s data protection and compliance needs. ZixCorp is trusted by the nation’s most influential institutions in healthcare, finance and government for easy to use secure email solutions.

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Internet Service Provider Stocks

AT&T Inc . ( NYSE:T ) together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers worldwide. The company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data communication services, such as local wireless communications services, long-distance services, and roaming services. This segment also sells various handsets, wirelessly enabled computers, and personal computer wireless data cards; and accessories, including carrying cases, hands-free devices, batteries, battery chargers, and other items. This segment sells its products through its own stores, or through agents or third-party retail stores. Its Wireline segment provides data services comprising switched and dedicated transport, Internet access and network integration, U-verse services, and data equipment; businesses voice applications over IP-based networks; and digital subscriber lines, dial-up Internet access, private lines, managed Web-hosting services, packet services, enterprise networking services, and Wi-Fi services, as well as local, interstate, and international wholesale networking capacity to other service providers. This segment also offers voice services, such as local and long-distance, calling card, 1-800, conference calling, wholesale switched access, caller ID, call waiting, and voice mail services; and application management, security services, integration services, customer premises equipment, outsourcing, government-related services, and satellite video services. The company's Advertising Solutions segment publishes yellow and white pages directories; and sells directory advertising and Internet-based advertising and local search. In addition, the company provides customer information services.

EarthLink Inc. ( NasdaqGS:ELNK ) is a leading IT services and communications provider to more than 150,000 businesses and one million consumers nationwide. EarthLink empowers customers with managed services including cloud computing, managed and private cloud, and virtualization services such as managed hosting and cloud workspace. EarthLink also offers a robust portfolio of IT security, application hosting, colocation and IT support services. The company operates an extensive network spanning 28,800 route fiber miles with 90 metro fiber rings and 4 secure data centers providing ubiquitous nationwide data and voice IP service coverage across more than 90 percent of the country. Founded in 1994, EarthLink's award-winning reputation for outstanding service and product innovation is supported by an experienced team of professionals focused on best-in-class customer care.

Internet America Inc. ( OTC:GEEK ) is a leading regional Internet Service Provider in the southwestern United States, with operations based in Houston, Texas. We provide our subscribers with a high quality Internet experience that features fast, reliable service, and responsive customer care. Internet America offers a wide array of Internet services tailored to meet the needs of both individual and business subscribers. Our primary service offerings include broadband Internet delivered wirelessly and over DSL, and dial-up Internet access. Additionally, we provide related value-added services such as Fax2email, online backup and storage solutions, parental control software, and more.

Pacific Webworks, Inc. ( OTC:PWEB ) provides a comprehensive suite of affordable, easy-to-use software programs for small businesses that want to create, manage, and maintain an effective Web strategy including full e-commerce capabilities. Pacific WebWorks operates a number of wholly owned subsidiaries including Intellipay, our Internet gateway, TradeWorks Marketing, Headlamp Ventures and others.

Time Warner Inc. ( NYSE:TWX ) a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks, film and TV entertainment and publishing, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide through multiple distribution outlets. Time Warner is a leader in the next phase of the digital evolution of media: delivering content that consumers love to watch on any device and at any time. As a guiding principle, the company is aggressively pursuing initiatives that give audiences more choice and quality at no additional cost to them -- while also maintaining or enhancing the economic models of our businesses.

United Online Inc. ( NasdaqGS:UNTD ) through its operating subsidiaries, is a leading provider of consumer products and services over the Internet, where their respective brands have attracted a large online audience that includes more than 60 million registered accounts. The company's FTD segment provides floral related products and services (FTD and Interflora) for consumers and retail florists, as well as other retail locations offering floral and related products and services. The company's Content & Media segment provides online nostalgia products and services (Memory Lane) and online loyalty marketing (MyPoints). Its primary Communications segment service is Internet access (NetZero and Juno), including high-speed 4G mobile broadband service (NetZero Wireless).

Verizon Communications Inc. ( NYSE:VZ ) is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, with more than 107 million total connections nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America's most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers innovative, seamless business solutions to customers around the world. A Dow 30 company, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of more than 195,000 and last year generated consolidated revenues of $106.6 billion.

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Online Retailers/e-commerce

Amazon.com, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: AMZN ) a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth’s Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon.com and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished and used items in categories such as Books; Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads; Electronics & Computers; Home & Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel, Shoes & Jewelry; Health & Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto & Industrial. Amazon Web Services provides Amazon’s developer customers with access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon’s own back-end technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of business. Amazon and its affiliates operate websites, including www.amazon.com , www.amazon.co.uk , www.amazon.de , www.amazon.co.jp , www.amazon.fr , www.amazon.ca , www.amazon.cn , www.amazon.it , www.amazon.es and www.amazon.com.br .

BARNES & NOBLE ( NYSE: BKS ) is a Fortune 500 company and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products. The company operates 689 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Web’s largest e-commerce sites, BN.com Its NOOK Media LLC subsidiary is a leader in the emerging digital reading and digital education markets. The NOOK digital business offers award-winning NOOK® products and an expansive collection of digital reading and entertainment content through the NOOK Store™ while Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, LLC operates 674 bookstores serving over 4.6 million students and faculty members at colleges and universities across the United States. Barnes & Noble is proud to be named a J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Customer Service Champion and is only one of 50 U.S. companies so named. Barnes & Noble.com is ranked the number one online retailer in customer satisfaction in the book, music and video category and a Top 10 online retailer overall in customer satisfaction according to ForeSee E-Retail Satisfaction Index (Spring Top 100 Edition).

Books-A-Million, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: BAMM ) is one of the nation’s leading book retailers and sells on the Internet at www.booksamillion.com . The Company presently operates 259 stores in 32 states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million (BAM!), Books & Co. and 2nd & Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million.

Coastal Contacts ( NasdaqCM :COA ) ( TSX :COA.TO ) is the leading manufacturer and online retailer of eyewear products offered through a family of world class websites. Established in 2000, the Coastal.com family of brands provides customers with an extensive, in stock selection of prescription eyewear, contact lenses and sunglasses. Coastal.com's vision is to provide our customers with stylish high quality eyewear quickly, so they can see everything life has to offer.

Cortex Business Solutions ( TSX :CBX.V ) is an Enterprise eProcurement solutions company that improves efficiencies, reduces costs and streamlines procurement and supply chain processes for its customers. Accessing the Cortex Network enhances the exchange of business critical documents, such as purchase orders, receipts and invoices resulting in improved cash flow management and business controls, while reducing day's outstanding and administrative costs. Cortex is a low cost, low risk solution that can be implemented quickly by leveraging clients' existing business environment.

eBay Inc. ( NasdaqGS: EBAY ) is a global commerce platform and payments leader connecting millions of buyers and sellers. We do so through eBay, the world's largest online marketplace, which allows users to buy and sell in nearly every country on earth; through PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive digital payments; and through GSI, which facilitates ecommerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises. X.commerce harnesses the developer community of Magento, an ecommerce platform, by providing technology solutions and eBay Inc. capabilities to merchants of all sizes, supporting eBay Inc.'s mission of enabling commerce. We also reach millions through specialized marketplaces such as StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, and eBay classifieds sites, which together have a presence in more than 1,000 cities around the world.

E-Commerce China Dangdang ( NYSE:DANG ) is a leading business-to-consumer e-commerce company in China. On its website dangdang.com, the Company offers more than 880,000 books and other media products as well as selected general merchandise products including beauty and personal care products, home and lifestyle products, baby, children and maternity products, apparel, digital and electronics products. It also operates the dangdang.com marketplace program, which allows third-party merchants to sell their products alongside products sourced by the Company. Dangdang's nationwide fulfillment and delivery capabilities, high-quality customer service support and scalable technology infrastructure enable it to provide a compelling online shopping experience to customers.

eLayaway ( OTC:ELAY ) is a publically-traded American payment and retail technology company headquartered in Tallahassee, Florida. eLayaway, Inc. is the leading provider of layaway payment processing technology. The Company’s patent-pending payment system empowers retailers and payment platforms with an automated micro-payments system designed to support layaway, leasing, micro-lending and layaway/credit hybrid programs. Marketing and consumer support is also available, making eLayaway the perfect technology for retailers looking for an autonomous solution. The Company’s innovative application enables consumers to pay for the products and services they desire using manageable periodic payments, thereby making purchases more affordable and easy to budget. eLayaway’s revolutionary payment method allows companies to expand their consumer base to millions of credit-conscious shoppers by providing them with a flexible payment plan that fits their budget. eLayaway markets layaway payment processing and management services directly to online and brick & mortar retailers.

MONOTYPE IMAGING HOLDINGS ( NasdaqGS:TYPE ) is a leading global provider of typefaces, technology and expertise that enable the best user experience and ensure brand integrity. Based in Woburn, Mass., Monotype provides customers worldwide with typeface solutions for a broad range of creative applications and consumer devices. The company’s library and e-commerce sites are home to many of the most widely used typefaces – including the Helvetica®, Frutiger® and Univers® families – as well as the next generation of type designs.

Navarre Corp. ( NasdaqGM :NAVR )   provides a vertically integrated, multi-channel platform of e-commerce services and distribution solutions to retailers and manufacturers. The company uniquely offers retail distribution programs, web site development and hosting, customer care, e-commerce fulfillment, and third party logistics services.

P FSweb ( NasdaqCM :PFSW )   is engaged by iconic brands to enable and manage customized eCommerce and omni-channel commerce initiatives. PFSweb’s iCommerce Hub(SM) technology ecosystem offers retailers a multi-channel order management system that allows partner/client data integration and international payment processing. PFSweb’s iCommerce Professional Service(SM) provides interactive marketing services, eCommerce web site development and support services, IT development services, product content management, customer intelligence and relationship and account management services. PFSweb’s iCommerce Centers of Excellence(SM) provides global fulfillment and logistics, high-touch customer care and client financial services. Together, PFSweb’s iCommerce Solutions allow for international reach and expertise in both direct-to-consumer and business-to-business initiatives. PFSweb supports organizations across multiple industries including Procter & Gamble, L’Oreal, LEGO, Columbia Sportswear, Sorel, Carter’s, AAFES, Riverbed, Ricoh, Hawker Beechcraft Corp, Roots Canada Ltd., Diageo, BCBGMAXAZRIA, BCBGENERATION and HERVÉ LÉGER BY MAX AZRIA. PFSweb is headquartered in Allen, TX with additional locations in Tennessee, Mississippi, Canada, Belgium, and the Philippines.

United Online Inc. ( NasdaqGS:UNTD ) through its operating subsidiaries, is a leading provider of consumer products and services over the Internet, where their respective brands have attracted a large online audience that includes more than 60 million registered accounts. The company's FTD segment provides floral related products and services (FTD and Interflora) for consumers and retail florists, as well as other retail locations offering floral and related products and services. The company's Content & Media segment provides online nostalgia products and services (Memory Lane) and online loyalty marketing (MyPoints). Its primary Communications segment service is Internet access (NetZero and Juno), including high-speed 4G mobile broadband service (NetZero Wireless).

Zamano plc ( LSE:ZMNO.L ) is a mobile marketing and mobile products company based in Dublin. Established in 2000, the company concentrates on mobile commerce, marketing and customer relationship management. The business is divided into two separate entities: B2B, communication with mobile users via text and the Internet, providing messaging solutions; B2C, providing mobile content, games and apps.

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Semiconductor Stocks

Advanced Micro Devices Inc . ( NYSE:AMD ) is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era of vivid digital experiences with its groundbreaking AMD Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) that power a wide range of computing devices. AMD's server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading Cloud computing and virtualization environments. AMD's superior graphics technologies are found in a variety of solutions ranging from game consoles, PCs to supercomputers.

Altera Corp. ( NasdaqGS:ALTR ) is a leading supplier of programmable semiconductors and related products that enable electronic systems companies to rapidly and cost-effectively innovate and differentiate in their markets. Altera is headquartered in San Jose, California, and employs approximately 2,700 people in 19 countries.

ANALOG DEVICES ( NasdaqGS:ADI ) Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers, representing virtually all types of electronic equipment. Analog Devices is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts, with design and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Analog Devices is included in the S&P 500 Index. Analog Devices, Inc. is a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications.

Applied Materials Inc. ( NasdaqGS:AMAT ) is the global leader in providing innovative equipment, services and software to enable the manufacture of advanced semiconductor, flat panel display and solar photovoltaic products. Our technologies help make innovations like smartphones, flat screen TVs and solar panels more affordable and accessible to consumers and businesses around the world.

AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES LTD ( NasdaqGS:AVGO ) is a leading supplier of analog interface components for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications. By leveraging its core competencies in III-V compound and silicon semiconductor design and processing, the company provides an extensive range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems to approximately 40,000 end customers. Backed by strong customer service support, the company's products serve three diverse end markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure, industrial and automotive electronics. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of technical innovation dating back 50 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots.

AZZ incorporated ( NYSE:AZZ ) is a specialty electrical equipment manufacturer serving the global markets of industrial, power generation, transmission and distribution, as well as a leading provider of hot dip galvanizing services to the steel fabrication market nationwide.

Broadcom Corp. ( NasdaqGS:BRCM ) a FORTUNE 500® company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments.  With the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by connecting everything®. 

CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS INC ( NasdaqGS:CDNS ) enables global electronic design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices, design centers, and research facilities around the world to serve the global electronics industry.

Cohu Inc. ( NasdaqGS:COHU ) is a supplier of test handling, burn-in, thermal subsystems and MEMS test solutions used by the global semiconductor industry as well as a supplier of microwave communications and video equipment.

Intel Corp. ( NasdaqGS:INTC ) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. We are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. We develop advanced integrated digital technology, primarily integrated circuits, for industries such as computing and communications. Integrated circuits are semiconductor chips etched with interconnected electronic switches. We also develop computing platforms, which we define as integrated hardware and software computing technologies that are designed to provide an optimized solution. Our goal is to be the preeminent computing solutions company that powers the worldwide digital economy. We are transforming from a company with a primary focus on the design and manufacture of semiconductor chips for PCs and servers to a computing company that delivers complete solutions in the form of hardware and software platforms and supporting services.

KLA-Tencor Corp. ( NasdaqGS:KLAC ) a leading provider of process control and yield management solutions, partners with customers around the world to develop state-of-the-art inspection and metrology technologies. These technologies serve the semiconductor, data storage, LED and other related nanoelectronics industries. With a portfolio of industry-standard products and a team of world-class engineers and scientists, the company has created superior solutions for its customers for more than 35 years. Headquartered in Milpitas, Calif., KLA-Tencor has dedicated customer operations and service centers around the world.

Lam Research Corporation ( NasdaqGS:LRCX ) [recently acquired Novellus Systems Inc.] is a major supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the worldwide semiconductor industry. For more than 30 years, the Company has driven continuous improvements in chip performance, power consumption, and cost, contributing to the global proliferation of smartphones, computers, tablets, and other electronic products. Lam Research has been the leading supplier of high-throughput plasma etch equipment for more than a decade and expanded its product offerings in 2008 to include single-wafer clean systems. The Company added thin-film deposition and wafer surface preparation technologies to its product portfolio in 2012 with the acquisition of Novellus Systems, Inc. Headquartered in Fremont, Calif., Lam Research maintains a global network of service facilities throughout North America, Asia, and Europe to rapidly meet the needs of its global customer base.

Linear Technology Corp. ( NasdaqGS:LLTC ) a member of the S&P 500, has been designing, manufacturing and marketing a broad line of high performance analog integrated circuits for major companies worldwide for three decades. The Company's products provide an essential bridge between our analog world and the digital electronics in communications, networking, industrial, automotive, computer, medical, instrumentation, consumer, and military and aerospace systems. Linear Technology produces power management, data conversion, signal conditioning, RF and interface ICs, µModulesubsystems, and wireless sensor network products.

LSI Corporation ( NasdaqGS:LSI ) designs semiconductors and software that accelerate storage and networking in datacenters, mobile networks and client computing. Our technology is the intelligence critical to enhanced application performance, and is applied in solutions created in collaboration with our partners.

Maxim Integrated Products Inc. ( NasdaqGS:MXIM ) engages in designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing various linear and mixed-signal integrated circuits worldwide. The company also provides various high-frequency process technologies and capabilities for use in custom designs. It primarily serves industrial, communications, consumer, and computing markets. The company markets its products through a direct-sales and applications organization, as well as through its own and other unaffiliated distribution channels.

Microchip Technology Inc. ( NasdaqGS:MCHP ) engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of semiconductor products for embedded control applications. Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers outstanding technical support along with dependable delivery and quality.

Micron Technology Inc. ( NasdaqGS:MU ) is one of the world's leading providers of advanced semiconductor solutions. Through its worldwide operations, Micron manufactures and markets a full range of DRAM, NAND and NOR flash memory, as well as other innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions and semiconductor systems for use in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded and mobile products.

Microsemi Corp ( NasdaqGS: MSCC ) offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets. Products include high-performance, radiation-hardened and highly reliable analog mixed-signal integrated circuits, FPGAs, SoCs and ASICs; power management products; timing and voice processing devices; RF solutions; discrete components; security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Power-over-Ethernet ICs and midspans; as well as custom design capabilities and services. Microsemi is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., and has approximately 3,000 employees globally.

NXP Semiconductors N.V. ( NasdaqGS:NXPI ) provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 25 countries, NXP posted revenue of $4.2 billion in 2011.

STMicroelectronics NV ( NYSE:STM ) is a global leader in the semiconductor market serving customers across the spectrum of sense and power and automotive products and embedded processing solutions. From energy management and savings to trust and data security, from healthcare and wellness to smart consumer devices, in the home, car and office, at work and at play, ST is found everywhere microelectronics make a positive and innovative contribution to people's life. By getting more from technology to get more from life, ST stands for life.augmented.

SYNOPSYS INC ( NasdaqGS:SNPS ) accelerates innovation in the global electronics market. As a leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP, its software, IP and services help engineers address their design, verification, system and manufacturing challenges. Since 1986, engineers around the world have been using Synopsys technology to design and create billions of chips and systems.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. ( NYSE:TSM ) is the world's largest dedicated semiconductor foundry, providing the industry's leading process technology and the foundry segment's largest portfolio of process-proven libraries, IPs, design tools and reference flows. The Company's managed capacity in 2011 totaled 13.22 million (8-inch equivalent) wafers, including capacity from three advanced 12-inch GIGAFAB™ facilities, four eight-inch fabs, one six-inch fab, as well as TSMC's wholly owned subsidiaries, WaferTech and TSMC China, and its joint venture fab, SSMC. TSMC is the first foundry to provide 28nm production capabilities. Its corporate headquarters are in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

Teradyne Inc. ( NYSE:TER ) is a leading supplier of Automatic Test Equipment used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage and complex electronic systems which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers. In 2012, Teradyne had sales of $1.66 billion and currently employs approximately 3,600 people worldwide.

Texas Instruments Inc. ( NasdaqGS:TXN ) semiconductor innovations help 90,000 customers unlock the possibilities of the world as it could be – smarter, safer, greener, healthier and more fun. Our commitment to building a better future is ingrained in everything we do – from the responsible manufacturing of our semiconductors, to caring for our employees, to giving back inside our communities.

TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:TQNT ) is a leading global provider of innovative RF solutions and foundry services for the world's top communications, defense and aerospace companies. People and organizations around the world need real-time, all-the-time connections; TriQuint products help reduce the cost and increase the performance of connected mobile devices and the networks that deliver critical voice, data and video communications. With the industry’s broadest technology portfolio, recognized R&D leadership, and expertise in high-volume manufacturing, TriQuint creates standard and custom products using gallium arsenide (GaAs), gallium nitride (GaN), surface acoustic wave (SAW) and bulk acoustic wave (BAW) technologies. The company has ISO9001-certified manufacturing facilities in the U.S., production in Costa Rica, and design centers in North America and Germany.

Ultratech, Inc . ( NasdaqGS:UTEK ) designs, manufactures and markets photolithography and laser processing equipment. Founded in 1979, the company's market-leading advanced lithography products deliver high throughput and production yields at a low, overall cost of ownership for bump packaging of integrated circuits and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs). A pioneer of laser processing, Ultratech developed laser spike anneal technology, which increases device yield, improves transistor performance and enables the progression of Moore's Law for 32-nm and below production of state-of-the-art consumer electronics. It supplies step-and-repeat photolithography systems based on one-to-one imaging technology to semiconductor device manufacturers for applications involving line geometries of 0.75 microns or greater and to nanotechnology manufacturers.

Xilinx Inc. ( NasdaqGS:XLNX ) is the world's leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs and 3D ICs. These industry-leading devices are coupled with a next-generation design environment and IP to serve a broad range of customer needs, from programmable logic to programmable systems integration.

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Advanced Computer Software Group plc   ( LSE:ASW.L ) is a leading provider of software and IT services to the public, private and not for profit sectors which enable organizations to improve efficiency, reduce costs and drive growth. With approximately 1,900 staff serving 20,000 customers throughout the UK, Advanced is one of the largest listed UK-based software companies.

Allocate Software plc   ( LSE:ALL.L ) is the leading provider of specialist workforce optimization and corporate governance, risk & compliance software focused on helping our customers manage large, multi-skilled workforces in complex, fast changing environments.

ASTRO-MED INC ( NasdaqGM:ALOT ) develops, manufactures, and sells hardware and software systems that acquire, process, analyze, and present data for performance testing, neurophysiological testing, and packaging identification uses. Astro-Med Inc is a member of the Russell Microcap® Index.

AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING ( NasdaqGS:ADP ) with more than $10 billion in revenues and approximately 600,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging over 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of human resource, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine, recreational vehicle, and heavy equipment dealers throughout the world.

CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS INC ( NasdaqGS:CDNS ) enables global electronic design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices, design centers, and research facilities around the world to serve the global electronics industry.

Cecurity.com  ( Paris:MLCEC.PA ) is a France-based software editing company that provides security solutions for data protection. The Company’s main activities are software solutions and consulting services. Its products and services include Digital Vault Storage, a solution for data protection, tracking system, legal archiving and preservation of documents and electronic flows; electronic invoice system; software solution for public tender organization; legal archiving and digitization of documents. The Company’s clients are banks, telecommunication operators, insurers, healthcare and other services, as well as ministries, courts, local authorities and professionals, among others. As of December 31, 2011, the Company operated through subsidiaries, including Mediatool France SAS, Median and Micrographie services.

Ciena ( NYSE:CIEN ) is the network specialist. We collaborate with customers worldwide to unlock the strategic potential of their networks and fundamentally change the way they perform and compete. Ciena leverages its deep expertise in packet and optical networking and distributed software automation to deliver solutions in alignment with OPn, its approach for building open next-generation networks. We enable a high-scale, programmable infrastructure that can be controlled and adapted by network-level applications, and provide open interfaces to coordinate computing, storage and network resources in a unified, virtualized environment. Ciena helps government agencies advance every mission through automated optical Ethernet solutions that scale for growth while reducing complexity and cost. As agencies face an explosion of voice, video, storage and data traffic, Ciena enables a smooth transition to highly adaptable networks that simplify operations and maximize application performance. Ciena’s solutions are proven in networks with Department of Defense agencies and others within the federal, state and local marketplace.

Concurrent Computer Corporation ( NasdaqGM:CCUR ) is a global leader in video, media data intelligence and real-time Linux® solutions.  Concurrent provides customers with transformative solutions to fuel their business beyond what was thought possible. Concurrent's unified video delivery and media data intelligence solutions support every screen simultaneously, making it easier for cable MSOs, fixed-line telecommunications providers, mobile operators, online media companies and satellite TV broadcasters to deliver revenue generating video services to consumers on any device, over any network. The world's leading telecommunication and online media companies have selected Concurrent to provide the solutions and services required to support their next-generation multi-screen video initiatives. Concurrent's Emmy award-winning video solutions are based upon a rich heritage of high-performance real-time technology.  Concurrent's real-time Linux solutions are used to support applications in the defense, aerospace, automotive and financial industries. Concurrent has offices in North America, Europe and Asia.

COPsync Inc. ( OTC:COYN ) operates the largest law enforcement real-time, in-car information sharing, communication and data interoperability network in the U.S. The COPsync network enables officers to report and share actionable mission-critical data in real-time and collect for outstanding Texas Class C misdemeanor warrants in real-time at the point of incident. Officers are also able to obtain instant access to local, state and federal law enforcement databases. The COPsync system also eliminates manual processes and increases officer productivity by enabling officers to electronically write tickets, accident reports, DUI forms, arrest forms and incident and offense reports. Use of the system saves lives, reduces unsolved crimes and assists in apprehending criminals and interdicting criminal behavior -- through such features as a nationwide officer safety alert system, GPS/auto vehicle location and distance-based alerts for crimes in progress, such as child abductions, bank robberies and police pursuits. COPsync also sells VidTac,(TM) an in-vehicle, software-driven video system for law enforcement.

DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. ( OTC:DPSI ) delivers improved productivity and operational advantages to its clients by helping them move their business decision points closer to their customers. They do this by making enterprise software applications accessible to the front-line worker anytime, anywhere. DecisionPoint utilizes all the latest wireless, mobility, and RFID technologies.

DST Systems, Inc. ( NYSE:DST ) provides sophisticated information processing solutions and computer software services and products to support the global asset management, insurance, retirement, brokerage, and healthcare industries. In addition to technology products and services, DST also provides integrated print and electronic statement and billing solutions through DST Output. DST's world-class data centers provide technology infrastructure support for financial services and healthcare companies around the globe.

Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. ( NYSE MKT: ETAK ) is a leading international provider of mobile networking software and services. The Company's mission is to provide a single service, fully enabling and securing the mobile cloud . Elephant Talk empowers Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) by providing a cloud based mobile communications infrastructure, operating software and managed services, based mostly on company developed and owned software. We enable these Mobile Operators and Virtual Network Operators by offering a full suite of products, delivery platforms, support services, superior industry expertise and high quality customer service without substantial upfront investment. As a specialized outsourcing partner, we provide operating software, managed services, cloud and SaaS solutions, an integrated transaction and delivery platform to the mobile telecommunications industry globally. Our products include remote health care, credit card fraud prevention, mobile internet ID security, secure remote file access management , loyalty and transaction management services and a whole range of other emerging mobile services.  Elephant Talk can count several of the world's leading Mobile Operators amongst their customers including Vodafone, T-Mobile and Zain, and virtually all business is focused on tier 1 operators worldwide.

Geong International Limited ( LSE:GNG.L ) is a leading supplier of Business Operations and Management Execution Solutions. The Company - listed in the London Stock Exchange (AIM) since June 2006 - was the first Chinese based company listed outside of China that is engaged in enterprise content management (ECM). GEONG International's core product offerings include content management, collaborative management and enterprise portals. The Company currently operates its business through its branch offices and R&D centers that have three locations in China: Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and one in Canada: Vancouver. GEONG provides business solutions to its customers that focus on Execution and management execution based on the leading ECM (Enterprise Content Management) technology. During the last 8 years, GEONG has developed GEONG PortalAge™ as a leading solution for large enterprises' Execution and GEONG SmartBox™ as a solution for growing enterprises' management execution. The Company has patented more than ten software products, which serve a customer base of more than 1,600 well-known companies focusing in the finance, automobile and electronics manufacturing industries. Our customers in China include top five banks, 12 of the top 20 securities companies, 4 of the top 10 mutual fund companies, 2 of the top 5 insurance companies, 3 of the top 4 futures exchanges as well as the top 3 automobile manufacturers. In addition, the Company also serves many of the world’s top 500 enterprises such as IBM, Dell, Motorola and Sony. GEONG's long-term strategic partners include IBM, Microsoft, Oracle (BEA), and SAP etc. The Company is actively pursuing an expansion of its market outside of mainland China through its offices in England, Canada and Hong Kong. The Company's long term goal is to become one of the world's leading ECM solution suppliers within 5 years.

Globo plc ( LSE:GBO.L ) is engaged in the provision of mobile business services on smartphones, the so-called Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend. Globo specializes in software for mobile smartphones that enables companies to run their business operations in a secure environment, and on any device. Globo divested its Greece-based software operations, in December 2012, and now provides mobile software products and services in three divisions; services for mobile operators in (32) emerging markets worldwide; services enabling business operations on smartphones, and a software-as-a-service (SaaS) and wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi)-based offering in Greece and the Balkans. Globo acquired Dialect Technologies Inc., in 2012. In February 2013, Globo reached a distribution agreement in North America for its flagship mobile business offering, called GO!Enterprise, with Ingram Micro, which is an information technology (IT) services distributor. In October 2013, the Company acquired Notify Technologies Inc.

GraphOn Corporation  ( OTC :GOJO ) is an innovator of cost-effective, advanced connectivity solutions that let customers access applications from anywhere. GraphOn’s high-performance solutions provide fast application access, cross-platform connectivity, and a centralized architecture that delivers a dramatically lower cost of ownership.

HE-5 Resources Corporation ( OTC:HRRN ) a developing services company, provides software solutions to deal with customer relationship management. It offers an integrated software suite for the needs of companies to enhance productivity of the front and back office operations, including sales, billing, marketing, financials, and e-mails. The company also provides Trading Barter Bank, a virtual transactional software platform that allows the integration of open source information and multiple linkages to partners and co-sponsors’ Web content in order to provide services to the members. Its TripleCrown, a customer relationship management software forms the base for Trading Barter Bank platform.

Kallo, Inc. ( OTC: KALO ) a medical information company, engages in the manufacture and development of software that assists physicians and healthcare providers to streamline patient information. Its software solution includes electronic medical record software (EMR) and connectivity software that accumulates and stores medical information from various sources of the health-care system into a single source as an electronic medical record for each patient. The company also focuses on developing C&ID-IMS, an Internet-based solution for monitoring and managing communicable and infectious disease information; CCG, a clinical-care globalization technology; and MC-Telehealth, a mobile clinic or tele-health technology. It focuses on marketing its EMR directly to walk-in clinics/doctor’s offices, independent diagnostic centers/independent health facilities, and hospitals in Canada, as well as internationally through commercial partnerships.

LS telcom, Inc. ( Frankfurt:LSX.F ; XETRA:LXS ) is a German system solution provider for radio spectrum management and wireless network planning. The Company divides its business activities into the three segments: software systems; hardware/electronic systems and services. The software systems segment encompasses the software development in the field of radio and mobile communication and database solutions, among others. The hardware/electronic systems encompasses the activities related to development and deployment of integrated radio monitoring systems, among others. The services segment encompasses the training, planning, engineering and consulting services provided by the Company related to broadcasting and spectrum management, among others. The Company operates subsidiaries in Canada, Germany, South Africa and the United States, among others. With 20 years experience LS telcom designs and develops software for planning and optimization of spectrum management systems, broadcast, mobile and microwave networks for military applications, government and civilian organizations worldwide.

MANHATTAN ASSOCIATES INC ( NasdaqGS:MANH ) continues to deliver on its 23-year heritage of providing global supply chain excellence to more than 1,200 customers worldwide that consider supply chain optimization core to their strategic market leadership. The Company's supply chain innovations include: Manhattan SCOPE(R), a portfolio of software solutions and technology that leverages Manhattan Associates' Supply Chain Process Platform to help organizations optimize their supply chains from planning through execution; Manhattan SCALE(TM), a portfolio of distribution management and transportation management solutions built on Microsoft .NET technology; and Manhattan Carrier(TM), a suite of supply chain solutions specifically addressing the needs of the motor carrier industry.

MAXIMUS, Inc. ( NYSE:MMS ) is a leading operator of government health and human services programs in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and Saudi Arabia. The Company delivers business process solutions to improve the cost effectiveness, efficiency and quality of government-sponsored benefit programs, such as Medicaid, Medicare, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Health Insurance BC (British Columbia), as well as welfare-to-work and child support enforcement programs across the globe. The Company's primary customer base includes federal, provincial, state, county and municipal governments.

Microsoft Corp. ( NasdaqGS:MSFT ) develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. The company’s Windows & Windows Live division offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows operating systems, Windows live suite of applications and Web services, and PC hardware products. Its Server and Tools division provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure; Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. This division also offers cloud-based services; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. The company’s Online Services division provides online information and content, including Bing, MSN, adCenter, and Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business division offers Microsoft office, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office project and office Visio, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The company’s Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc.

OpenTable ( NasdaqGS: OPEN ) is a leading provider of free, real-time online restaurant reservations for diners and reservation and guest management solutions for restaurants. The OpenTable network delivers the convenience of online restaurant reservations to diners and the operational benefits of a computerized reservation book to restaurants. OpenTable has more than 26,000 restaurant customers, and, since its inception in 1998, has seated more than 385 million diners around the world.  The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the UK. OpenTable also owns and operates toptable, the leading consumer destination site for restaurant reservations in the UK. 

Oracle Corp. ( NasdaqGS:ORCL ) With more than 390,000 customers - including 100 of the Fortune 100 - and with deployments across a wide variety of industries in more than 145 countries around the globe, Oracle offers an optimized and fully integrated stack of business hardware and software systems. Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center - from servers and storage, to database and middleware, through applications. Oracle Security Solutions include database security, Identity Management, Oracle Fusion Government Risk and Compliance, Cloud Security Services, Infrastructure Security and Java Security.

PDF SOLUTIONS INC ( NasdaqGS:PDFS ) is the leading provider of yield improvement technologies and services for the IC manufacturing process life cycle. PDF Solutions offers solutions that are designed to enable clients to lower costs of IC design and manufacture, enhance time to market, and improve profitability by addressing design and manufacturing interactions from product design to initial process ramps to mature manufacturing operations. PDF Solutions' Characterization Vehicle® (CV(R)) test chips provide the core modeling capabilities, and are used by more leading manufacturers than any other test chips in the industry. PDF Solutions' industry leading yield management system software, dataPOWER®, and fault detection and classification software, maestria®, enhance yield improvement and production control activities at leading fabs around the world. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., PDF Solutions operates worldwide with additional offices in China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan.

Redknee Solutions ( TSX : RKN.TO )   is a leading global provider of innovative communication software products, solutions and services. Redknee's award-winning solutions enable service providers to monetize new services, business models and content and to deliver a comprehensive customer experience. Redknee's revenue and subscriber management platform provides innovative converged billing, charging, customer care, and payments solutions for voice, messaging and data services to over 200 service providers in over 90 countries. Established in 1999, Redknee Solutions Inc. is the parent of the wholly-owned operating subsidiary Redknee Inc. and its various subsidiaries.

RESAAS Services Inc. ( CNSX:RSS ) is a technology company that has created an enterprise platform for real estate professionals, mortgage specialists, home buyers and sellers to connect and communicate in real time. The RESAAS platform consists of a collection of interactive, real-time services including an enterprise professional network, real estate question and answers service, listing database, and social synchronization capabilities.

SAP AG ( NYSE: SAP ) is the largest global enterprise software company exclusively focused on managing and mobilizing information from the data center to the point of action.

SeaChange International ( NasdaqGS:SEAC ) Ranked among the top 250 software companies in the world, SeaChange International enables transformative multi-screen video services through an open, cloud-based, intelligent software platform trusted by cable, IPTV and mobile operators globally. Personalized and fully monetized video experiences anytime on any device, in the home and everywhere, are the product of the Company’s superior video platform, advertising and in-home offerings. SeaChange’s hundreds of customers are many of the world’s most powerful media brands including all major cable operators in the Americas and Europe, and the largest telecom companies in the world. Headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, SeaChange is TL 9000 certified and has product development, support and sales offices around the world.

Seeing Machines Ltd. ( LSE:SEE.L ) is a world leader in the development of computer vision related technologies that help machines understand people by tracking and interpreting human faces and eyes. Our core face- and eye-tracking software algorithms are instrumental components within our own commercial products and are also licensed to other organizations for embedding into their product and service offerings. Our software and engineering services are being applied to important products and applications that range from devices that manage eye disease and prevent loss of eyesight to those that help improve road safety and save lives. Today, Seeing Machines’ focus is on deploying our computer vision technologies worldwide, in: mining – through DSS, our operator fatigue detection and reporting solution, human factors performance measurement – through our faceLAB® product, and licensing of customized core technology and integration services for automotive, consumer electronics and entertainment markets. The TrueField® Analyzer, a vision-testing device for healthcare markets, continues to advance towards commercialisation.

Smith Micro Software Inc. ( NasdaqGS: SMSI ) provides solutions that simplify, secure and enhance the mobile experience. Our product and services portfolio spans Connectivity, Policy Management, Network Control, Communications and Hosting solutions. With 30 years of experience developing world-class client and server software applications, Smith Micro helps the leading mobile network operators, device manufacturers and enterprises increase efficiency and develop high-value relationships with their customers.

SolarWinds ( NYSE: SWI ) provides powerful and affordable IT management software to customers worldwide from Fortune 500 enterprises to small businesses. In all of our market areas, our approach is consistent. We focus exclusively on IT Pros and strive to eliminate the complexity that they have been forced to accept from traditional enterprise software vendors. SolarWinds delivers on this commitment with unexpected simplicity through products that are easy to find, buy, use and maintain while providing the power to address any IT management problem on any scale. Our solutions are rooted in our deep connection to our user base, which interacts in our online community, thwack, to solve problems, share technology and best practices, and directly participate in our product development process.

Sparc Systems Ltd.  ( BSE:SPARC.BO ) provides software and hardware solutions for office automation, electronic security systems, and embedded and Internet appliances in India. It offers GPS vehicle tracking systems, video conference systems, mobile ATMs, fire and intrusion detection systems, access control systems, home security systems, and building management systems, as well as SMS solutions, including kiosk monitoring, remote activation, vehicle control systems, etc. The company also provides custom solutions comprising self service kiosks, handheld terminals, and embedded systems.

StatPro Group plc ( LSE:SOG.L ) along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the development, marketing and distribution of software systems and the provision of cloud-based portfolio analysis and asset pricing services to the global asset management industry. The Company operates in two segments: EMEAA and North America. The Company focuses on StatPro evolution its cloud-based portfolio analytics platform which enables analysis of portfolio performance attribution and risk through detailed and accurate data visual charts and reports.

SYNOPSYS INC ( NasdaqGS:SNPS ) accelerates innovation in the global electronics market. As a leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP, its software, IP and services help engineers address their design, verification, system and manufacturing challenges. Since 1986, engineers around the world have been using Synopsys technology to design and create billions of chips and systems.

Tableau Software, Inc. ( NYSE: DATA ) helps people see and understand data. Tableau helps anyone quickly analyze, visualize and share information. Our software products put the power of data into the hands of everyday people, allowing a broad population of business users to engage with their data, ask questions, solve problems and create value. More than 10,000 organizations get rapid results with Tableau in the office and on-the-go. And tens of thousands of people use Tableau Public to share data in their blogs and websites.

TRIMBLE NAVIGATION LTD ( NasdaqGS:TRMB ) applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. In addition to utilizing positioning technologies, such as GPS, lasers and optics, Trimble solutions may include software content specific to the needs of the user. Wireless technologies are utilized to deliver the solution to the user and to ensure a tight coupling of the field and the back office. Founded in 1978, Trimble is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif.

TYLER TECHNOLOGIES INC ( NYSE:TYL ) is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector — cities, counties, schools and other government entities — to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of citizens. Tyler’s client base includes more than 11,000 local government offices in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean and the United Kingdom. Forbes has named Tyler one of “America’s Best Small Companies” five times in the last six years.

Unwired Planet, Inc . ( NasdaqGS: UPIP ) is the inventor of the mobile Internet. Unwired Planet established many of the foundational patents that allow mobile devices to connect to the Internet. Over the years, the company has amassed a patent portfolio of approximately 200 issued U.S. and foreign patents and approximately 75 pending applications, many of which are considered foundational to mobile communications, and span smart devices, cloud technologies and unified messaging. Unwired Planet is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California.

WAYSIDE TECHNOLOGY GROUP INC ( NasdaqGM:WSTG ) is a unified and integrated technology company providing products and solutions for corporate resellers, VARs, and developers as well as business, government and educational entities. The company offers technology products from software publishers and manufacturers such as Acronis, CA Technologies, DataCore, Datawatch, Dell, Flexera Software, GFI, Hewlett Packard, Infragistics, Intel Software, Lenovo, Microsoft, Mindjet, Quest Software, SolarWinds, Sophos, StorageCraft Technology, TechSmith, Veeam, Vision Solutions and VMware.

ZOO Digital Group plc ( LSE:ZOO.L ) is an international software company that creates software-based solutions to automate real world situations where video and printed media are prepared and adapted for different formats, technical specifications and languages. ZOO has unique experience in media workflows and the localization of a wide variety of products, from printed marketing materials to web sites, product packaging, marketing materials, digital video products, electronic books, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs. We are generally focused on the worldwide creative media industries, particularly entertainment, where our customers include Hollywood studios, music and book publishers and other producers and publishers of creative media products. Hosted in the Cloud, our software technologies transform digital workflows through re-engineering traditional processes, and we provide a range of associated implementation, production and custom development services.

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Storage Stocks

Brocade Communications Systems. Inc. ( NasdaqGS:BRCD ) is an industry leader in providing reliable, high-performance network solutions that help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a virtualized world where applications and information reside anywhere. Today, Brocade is extending its proven data center expertise across the entire network with future-proofed solutions built for consolidation, network convergence, virtualization, and cloud computing. Headquartered in San Jose, California, the company has approximately 4000 employees worldwide and serves a wide range of industries and customers in more than 160 countries. With a complete family of Ethernet, storage, and converged networking solutions, Brocade helps organizations achieve their most critical business objectives through: Unmatched simplicity to overcome today's complexity; Non-stop networking to maximize business uptime; Optimized applications to increase business agility and gain a competitive advantage; Investment protection to provide a smooth transition to new technologies while leveraging existing infrastructure. Brocade combines a proven track record of expertise, innovation, and new technology development with open standards leadership and strategic partnerships with the world's leading IT companies. This extensive partner ecosystem enables truly best-in-class business solutions. To ensure a comprehensive solution, Brocade also provides a full range of education, support, and professional services offerings.

Ciena ( NYSE:CIEN ) is the network specialist. We collaborate with customers worldwide to unlock the strategic potential of their networks and fundamentally change the way they perform and compete. Ciena leverages its deep expertise in packet and optical networking and distributed software automation to deliver solutions in alignment with OPn, its approach for building open next-generation networks. We enable a high-scale, programmable infrastructure that can be controlled and adapted by network-level applications, and provide open interfaces to coordinate computing, storage and network resources in a unified, virtualized environment. Ciena helps government agencies advance every mission through automated optical Ethernet solutions that scale for growth while reducing complexity and cost. As agencies face an explosion of voice, video, storage and data traffic, Ciena enables a smooth transition to highly adaptable networks that simplify operations and maximize application performance. Ciena’s solutions are proven in networks with Department of Defense agencies and others within the federal, state and local marketplace.

EMC Corp. ( NYSE:EMC ) is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing.  Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.

Hitachi Ltd. ( Tokyo: 6501.T ; OTC:HTHIY ) manufactures and sells electronic and electrical products primarily in Asia, North America, and Europe. Its Information & Telecommunication Systems segment provides systems integration, outsourcing services, software, disk array subsystems, servers, mainframes, telecommunications equipment, and ATMs. Hitachi’s Components & Devices segment offers LCDs, information storage media, and batteries.

Network Appliance Inc. ( NasdaqGS:NTAP ) creates innovative storage and data management solutions that deliver outstanding cost efficiency and accelerate business breakthroughs.

Quantum Corp. ( NYSE:QTM ) is a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, providing specialized storage solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. From small businesses to major enterprises, more than 100,000 customers have trusted Quantum to help maximize the value of their data by protecting and preserving it over its entire lifecycle. With Quantum, customers can Be Certain™ they're able to adapt in a changing world -- keeping more data longer, bridging from today to tomorrow, and reducing costs.

Seagate Technology ( NasdaqGS:STX ) is the leading provider of hard drives and storage solutions. From the videos, music and documents we share with friends and family on social networks, to servers that form the backbone of enterprise data centers and cloud-based computing, to desktop and notebook computers that fuel our personal productivity, Seagate products help more people store, share and protect their valuable digital content. Seagate offers the industry’s broadest portfolio of hard disk drives, solid-state drives and solid-state hybrid drives. In addition, the company offers an extensive line of retail storage products for consumers and small businesses, along with data-recovery services for any brand of hard drive and digital media type. Seagate employs more than 50,000 people around the world.

Western Digital Corp . ( NasdaqGS:WDC ) is a global provider of products and services that empower people to create, manage, experience and preserve digital content. Its subsidiaries design and manufacture storage devices, networking equipment and home entertainment products under the WD®, HGST and G-Technology brands.

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b lur Group plc   ( LSE:BLUR.L ) is providing solutions to its customers through an Exchange Support Platform. The Company owns and operates online exchanges, which enable businesses to buy, sell and pay for business services, including marketing, design, advertising and technology services. It attracts, registers and curates populations, called crowds, of business service providers by fostering business and social networking opportunities and peer-to-peer advice. Business customers submit requests for services (briefs) to the Exchange. The service providers respond to the briefs with proposals (pitches). In addition to these, the Company is also building crowds of experts for legal and accounting services. To deliver on s-commerce, blur Group has been in the cloud from the very beginning. It means that every part of delivering your project, from the brief you submit to final sign off and payment, runs entirely online. Stay on top of every part of the workflow with scheduling and project management tools. And when the project’s finished, all the payments are handled through the Exchange.

C-COM Satellite Systems ( TSX:CMI.V ) is a leader in the development and deployment of commercial grade mobile satellite-based technology for the delivery of two-way high-speed Internet, VoIP and Video services into vehicles. C-COM has developed a unique proprietary Mobile auto-deploying (iNetVu®) antenna that allows the delivery of high-speed satellite based Internet services into vehicles while stationary virtually anywhere where one can drive. The iNetVu® Mobile antennas have also been adapted to be airline checkable and easily transportable. The company's satellite-based products and services deliver high-quality, cost-effective solutions for both fixed and mobile applications throughout the world.

CBS Outdoor Americas   ( NYSE: CBSO ) is one of the largest lessors of advertising space on out-of-home advertising structures and sites across the United States, Canada and Latin America. Our portfolio primarily consists of billboard displays, which are predominantly located in densely populated major metropolitan areas and along high-traffic expressways and major commuting routes. In addition, we have a number of exclusive multiyear contracts that allow us to operate advertising displays in municipal transit systems where our customers are able to reach millions of commuters on a daily basis. We have displays in all of the 25 largest markets in the United States and over 180 markets in the United States, Canada and Latin America, including in some of the most heavily trafficked locations, such as the Bay Bridge in San Francisco, Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles and Grand Central Station and Times Square in New York City. We believe that the location of many of our displays is a strategic advantage relative to other forms of advertising. CBS Outdoor delivers an unsurpassed variety of campaign advertising media including Billboard advertising, Transit and Street Furniture advertising, Digital advertising, Mobile advertising and much, much more.

Everyday Health   ( NYSE: EVDY ) is a leading provider of digital health and wellness solutions. We combine premier digital content from leading health brands with sophisticated data and analytics technology to provide a highly personalized and differentiated content experience to our users. During 2013, we estimate an average of 43 million consumers and 500,000 healthcare professionals, including one-third of all U.S. physicians, engaged with our health and wellness properties each month across multiple channels, including the web, mobile devices, video and social media. We provide consumers and healthcare professionals with a multi-brand, multi-channel content experience that can be accessed anytime and anywhere a health-related decision is made. The Everyday Health portfolio of properties currently consists of approximately 25 websites, 26 mobile applications, seven YouTube shows, 31 social media destinations with over six million followers and an Emmy-nominated broadcast television show. Consumers use our content, interactive tools and mobile applications to manage a broad array of health and wellness needs on a daily basis, including weight loss, exercise, healthy pregnancy, diet and nutrition and medical conditions. We also provide healthcare professionals with news, tools and information needed to stay abreast of industry, legislative and regulatory developments in major medical specialties. Our portfolio of properties includes leading brands such as Everyday Health, MedPage Today, What To Expect, Jillian Michaels and The South Beach Diet, and incorporates content from highly respected health authorities such as Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Everyday Health is committed to providing the expert guidance and daily tools our users need to make the best health choices, actively manage their conditions and live healthier lives every day.

Gilat Satellite Networks ( NasdaqGS:GILT ) is a leading provider of products and services for satellite-based broadband communications. Gilat develops and markets a wide range of high-performance satellite ground segment equipment and VSATs, with an increasing focus on the consumer and Ka-band market. In addition, Gilat enables mobile SOTM (Satellite-on-the-Move) solutions providing low-profile antennas, next generation solid-state power amplifiers and modems. Gilat also provides managed network and satellite-based services for rural telephony and Internet access via its subsidiaries in Peru and Colombia. With over 25 years of experience, and over a million products shipped to more than 85 countries, Gilat has provided enterprises, service providers and operators with efficient and reliable satellite-based connectivity solutions, including cellular backhaul, banking, retail, e-government and rural communication networks. Gilat also enables leading defense, public security and news organizations to implement advanced, on-the-move tactical communications on board their land, air and sea fleets using Gilat's high-performance SOTM solutions.

Globo plc ( LSE:GBO.L ) is engaged in the provision of mobile business services on smartphones, the so-called Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend. Globo specializes in software for mobile smartphones that enables companies to run their business operations in a secure environment, and on any device. Globo divested its Greece-based software operations, in December 2012, and now provides mobile software products and services in three divisions; services for mobile operators in (32) emerging markets worldwide; services enabling business operations on smartphones, and a software-as-a-service (SaaS) and wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi)-based offering in Greece and the Balkans. Globo acquired Dialect Technologies Inc., in 2012. In February 2013, Globo reached a distribution agreement in North America for its flagship mobile business offering, called GO!Enterprise, with Ingram Micro, which is an information technology (IT) services distributor. In October 2013, the Company acquired Notify Technologies Inc.

Gogo LLC ( NasdaqGS:GOGO ) is a global leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions. Using Gogo's exclusive products and services, passengers with Wi-Fi enabled devices can get online on more than 1,900 Gogo equipped commercial aircraft. In-flight connectivity partners include American Airlines, Air Canada , AirTran Airways, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin America. In-flight entertainment partners include American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Scoot and US Airways. Back on the ground, Gogo's 600+ employees in Itasca, IL, Broomfield, CO and London are working to continually redefine flying as a productive, socially connected, and all-around more satisfying experience.

Inmarsat ( LSE:ISAT.L ) provides mobile satellite communications services on land, at sea, and in the air worldwide. It operates in two segments, Inmarsat Global and Inmarsat Solutions. The Inmarsat Global segment sells wholesale L-band satellite communications airtime, as well as provides technical support to other operators; and conference facilities and office space leasing. The Inmarsat Solutions segment offers mobile and fixed-site remote telecommunications services; customized turnkey remote telecommunications solutions; value-added services; and equipment and engineering services to service providers and end-users. The company also provides maritime and aviation safety services; and mobile and fixed broadband, as well as mobile and fixed voice services. It serves oil and gas, broadcast and print media, utilities, mining, aid agencies, and transportation sectors. Inmarsat plc has a strategic collaboration with Pearson. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Inmarsat Government provides secure, reliable and affordable mission-critical telecommunications to U.S. military and civilian organizations. Equipped with the industry's leading terrestrial and satellite infrastructure and partners, it delivers custom, end-to-end networks and solutions that can sustain communications anytime, anywhere.

Mirada Plc ( LSE:MIRA.L ) forms the largest independent interactive audio/visual supplier in Europe. mirada has assembled a highly experienced management team, together with a staff of more than 100 employees which possess a unique blend of skills and experience in the areas of digital TV, internet and mobile phone services and technology.

Seeing Machines Ltd. ( LSE:SEE.L ) is a world leader in the development of computer vision related technologies that help machines understand people by tracking and interpreting human faces and eyes. Our core face- and eye-tracking software algorithms are instrumental components within our own commercial products and are also licensed to other organizations for embedding into their product and service offerings. Our software and engineering services are being applied to important products and applications that range from devices that manage eye disease and prevent loss of eyesight to those that help improve road safety and save lives. Today, Seeing Machines’ focus is on deploying our computer vision technologies worldwide, in: mining – through DSS, our operator fatigue detection and reporting solution, human factors performance measurement – through our faceLAB® product, and licensing of customized core technology and integration services for automotive, consumer electronics and entertainment markets. The TrueField® Analyzer, a vision-testing device for healthcare markets, continues to advance towards commercialisation.

Square 1 Financial   ( NasdaqGS:SQBK ) is the bank holding company for Square 1 Bank, a full service commercial bank dedicated exclusively to serving the financial needs of the venture capital community and entrepreneurs in all stages of growth and expansion. Square 1's expertise and focus provide flexible resources, tailored solutions and high-touch support to meet our clients' needs. Square 1 has offices in Austin, Boston, Denver, Durham, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, Seattle, Silicon Valley and Washington, DC. Square 1 Life Sciences is a specialized national practice within Square 1 Bank with teams based in Silicon Valley, Southern California, the Northeast and Southeast. Technology Banking : Square 1 is dedicated to serving the financial needs of the economy's most innovative verticals: Software, Hardware, Internet and others

TriNet Group   ( NYSE:TNET ) is a leading provider of a comprehensive human resources solution for small to medium-sized businesses, or SMBs. We enhance business productivity by enabling our clients to outsource their human resources, or HR, function to one strategic partner and allowing them to focus on operating and growing their core businesses. Our HR solution includes services such as payroll processing, human capital consulting, employment law compliance and employee benefits, including health insurance, retirement plans and workers compensation insurance. Our services are delivered by our expert team of HR professionals and enabled by our proprietary, cloud-based technology platform, which allows our clients and their employees to efficiently conduct their HR transactions anytime and anywhere. We believe we are a leader in the industry due to our size, our presence in the United States and Canada and the number of clients and employees that we serve

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3D Printer Stocks

Arcam AB ( Stockholm: ARCM.ST ; OTC: AMAVF ) has operations in Europe, the US, and China and operates exclusively in precision 3D printing of high grade metals used in the aerospace and orthopedic/medical industries.

Ansys, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:ANSS ) brings clarity and insight to customers' most complex design challenges through fast, accurate and reliable engineering simulation. Our technology enables organizations ― no matter their industry ― to predict with confidence that their products will thrive in the real world. Customers trust our software to help ensure product integrity and drive business success through innovation. Founded in 1970, ANSYS employs over 2,500 professionals, many of them expert in engineering fields such as finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics, electronics and electromagnetics, and design optimization. Headquartered south of Pittsburgh, U.S.A., ANSYS has more than 70 strategic sales locations throughout the world with a network of channel partners in 40+ countries.

Autodesk, Inc.  ( NasdaqGS:ADSK ) helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. Autodesk® 3ds Max® software provides a comprehensive 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing solution for games, film, and motion graphics artists. 3ds Max 2014 has new tools for crowd generation, particle animation, and perspective matching, as well as support for Microsoft® DirectX 11® shaders. Since introducing AutoCAD® software in 1982, Autodesk has developed a broad portfolio of 3D CAD software programs to help users design, visualize, and simulate the real-world performance of their designs.

Dassault Systemes S.A. ( OTC::DASTY ) the 3D EXPERIENCE Company, provides business and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its world-leading solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. Dassault Systèmes’ collaborative solutions foster social innovation, expanding possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. The group brings value to over 170,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 140 countries.

Exa Corporation ( NasdaqGM: EXA ) Exa Corporation develops, sells and supports simulation software and services to enhance product performance, reduce product development costs and improve the efficiency of design and engineering processes. Our simulation solutions enable our customers to gain crucial insights about design performance early in the design cycle, thus reducing the likelihood of expensive redesigns and late-stage engineering changes. As a result, our customers realize significant cost savings and fundamental improvements in their engineering development process. Our products include, PowerFLOW ® , PowerDELTA ® , PowerCLAY ® , PowerVIZ ® , PowerSPECTRUM ® , PowerACOUSTICS ® , PowerINSIGHT ® , PowerCOOL ® and PowerTHERM ® along with professional engineering consulting services. PowerVIZ´ is Exa’s high-performance 3D visualization solution for PowerFLOW® measurements and PowerACOUSTICS® spectral analysis results. Fast visualization of large transient data sets, the ability to easily combine several powerful visualization techniques, and options to interactively examine results in 3D or automatically generate complete analyses with PowerINSIGHT allow you to extract maximum value from your simulation data as never before.

Hewlett-Packard Co . ( NYSE:HPQ ) creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world's largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems. HP DesignJet 3D Printe r

Proto Labs, Inc. ( NYSE:PRLB ) is a leading online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer of custom parts for prototyping and short-run production. Proto Labs provides “Real Parts, Really Fast” to product developers worldwide. Proto Labs utilizes computer numerical control (CNC) machining and injection molding to manufacture custom parts for our customers. Our single focus is to provide new product designers with the easiest, fastest and least-expensive way to obtain low volumes of parts based on their 3D CAD design. Our Firstcut CNC machining service supports an array of engineering-grade resins as well and metals, and our Protomold plastic injection molding service offers hundreds of material choices to designers. This capability is applicable to all markets, including but not limited to medical devices, electronics, appliance, automotive and consumer products.

PTC Inc. ( NasdaqGS:PMTC ) e nables manufacturers to achieve sustained product and service advantage. The company's technology solutions transform the way products are created and serviced across the entire product lifecycle - from conception and design to sourcing and service. Founded in 1985, PTC employs over 6,000 professionals serving more than 27,000 businesses in rapidly-evolving, globally distributed manufacturing industries worldwide. T he PTC 3D Design solution combines our superior CAD technology with best practices to help companies transform their product development process and improve costs, time-to-market, and product quality to enable designers to accelerate the pace of product innovation.

Puget Technologies, Inc. ( OTC:PUGE ) a cquires, develops and sells leading 3D software and devices ready for rapid commercialization. Puget Technologies plans to become a recognized market leader in each of the following key focus areas – personal 3D printers, 3D image library availability and licensed image access.

Sphere 3D Corporation ( TSX:ANY.V ; OTC:SPIHF ) is a Mississauga, Ontario based virtualization technology solution provider. Sphere 3D's V3 Systems division supplies the industry's first purpose built appliance for desktop virtualization. Sphere 3D's Glassware 2.0(TM) platform delivers virtualization of many of the most demanding applications in the marketplace today; making it easy to move applications from a physical PC or workstation to a virtual environment either on premise and/or from the cloud. Sphere 3D maintains offices in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada and in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.

Stratasys, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:SSYS ) headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. and Rehovot, Israel, manufactures 3D printers and materials for prototyping and production. The company’s patented FDM® and PolyJet® processes produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from 3D CAD files or other 3D content. Systems include 3D printers for idea development, prototyping and direct digital manufacturing. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and Solidscape and the company operates the RedEye On Demand digital-manufacturing service. Stratasys has more than 1500 employees, holds over 500 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 20 awards for its technology and leadership.

3D Systems Corp. ( NYSE:DDD ) is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike with materials ranging from thermoplastics, metals, ceramics and edible sugar. The company also provides software design tools including CAD, reverse engineering and inspection and consumer 3D printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to rapidly design, create, communicate, prototype or produce real parts, empowering customers to manufacture the future.

Tinkerine Studios Ltd. ( TSX:TTD.V ) e develops, manufactures, distributes and sells 3D printers, software and materials for the consumer and education markets -- the fastest growing segments of 3D printing. Current products include the award-winning Ditto+ and Litto 3D printers (and the soon-to-be-released DittoPro), all acclaimed for their high performance and affordability. Tinkerine’s 3D printers work seamlessly with its integrated 3D software to make printing intuitive and accessible to anyone. With a major focus on education, Tinkerine continues to position itself as one of the emerging leaders in the 3D printer market both in Canada and abroad.

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