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NeoMagic Corporation Announces Funding For MercadoMagico eCommerce Venture

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Rod Peterson
NeoMagic Corporation
(408) 428-9725

NeoMagic Corporation Announces Funding For MercadoMagico eCommerce Venture

San Jose, California - October 24, 2012

NeoMagic Corporation (NMGC.PK), the pioneer of embedded memory and logic technology, announced today that it has executed a private financing for 6,833,333 shares of the Company's Common Stock priced at $0.03 per share. The financing is led by Bluestone Financial LTD investor group and Attiva Capital Partners, two prominent venture capital and investment firms. David Tomasello, NeoMagic's Chairman of the Board, is managing director of Bluestone Financial and Attiva Capital Partners. Mr. Tomasello, Syed Zaidi, President and CEO, and two additional employees will also be participating in the financing.

Syed Zaidi, President and CEO of NeoMagic Corporation said, "By securing funding, we will be able to accelerate our goal to bring to the market place for this year's holiday season. This funding milestone shows our investors' commitment, enthusiasm and confidence in our eCommerce strategy and our plans to move the Company forward."

About MercardoMagico is an e-Commerce platform that will initially target the U.S. Market with a special focus on the fast growing Hispanic and Latino community. will provide a platform where users will be able to buy and sell products from one another or buy premium electronic products directly from MercadoMagico (

About NeoMagic

NeoMagic designs and delivers consumer electronic device solutions with semiconductors and software for video, television, imaging, graphics, and audio. We provide low cost, innovative chip technology for tomorrow's entertainment and communication needs.  Our solutions offer low power consumption, small form-factor and high performance processing. As part of our complete system solution, we deliver a suite of middleware and sample applications for imaging, video and audio functionality, and we provide multiple operating system ports with customized drivers for our products. Our product portfolio includes semiconductor solutions known as Applications Processors. Our Applications Processors are sold under the "MiMagic" brand name with a focus on enabling high performance processor within a low power consumption environment. The Company has developed the Horizon Digital Picture Frame kit using our MiMagic 6+ application processor. We are also utilizing the MiMagic 6+ application processor in an M-book controller to be used by karaoke systems.

Our capabilities give our partners and their customers' high quality answers to excite and enhance the consumer's lifestyle. For more information, visit

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