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May 2006 Investment Guide To Security Stocks Now Available at

RYE BROOK, N.Y. - (M2 PressWIRE) - May 30, 2006 - Stocks we are watching today based on recent news are: Digimarc (NASDAQ: DMRC), Gemplus (NASDAQ: GEMP) and Fargo (NASDAQ: FRGO). Each of these companies is included in The May 2006 Investment Guide To 350+ Security Stocks which is now available at "The War on Terror rages on and we face a variety of threats today in every phase of our daily lives, bioterrorism, suicide bombers, cyber attacks, identity theft, even dangers to our air, water and food chain. Spending for security is on the rise worldwide by Governments, commercial enterprises, and individuals, and the companies covered in our May 2006 report are the beneficiaries of much of this spending", said Deborah Gilbert, President of

Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) announced in May 2006 that Microsoft's Virtual Earth business unit has signed a multi-year deal to use Digimarc's ImageBridge(TM) digital watermarking software. Under the deal, Microsoft will embed Digimarc digital watermarks into tens of millions of satellite images served up by its Virtual Earth platform offering as a means to communicate and protect image copyrights.

Gemplus (NASDAQ: GEMP) announced in May 2006 that the European Commission has cleared the proposed Axalto and Gemplus combination under the EU merger regulation, with specific undertakings. This step constitutes satisfaction of an important condition precedent to the proposed combination of the companies anticipated to occur upon the parties' satisfying the remaining conditions under their contractual agreements.

Fargo (NASDAQ: FRGO) announced in May 2006 that its board has voted unanimously to enter into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by ASSA ABLOY'S HID Global Corporation in exchange for an all-cash consideration of $25.50 per share. The transaction is expected to close at the end of the third quarter, subject to stockholder and regulatory approval. The offer is not subject to any financing contingency.

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