SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING
Commission File No.
For the period ended: September 30, 2002
| | Transition Report on Form 10-K
| | Transition Report on Form 20-F
| | Transition Report on Form 11-K
| | Transition Report on Form 10-Q
| | Transition Report on Form NSAR
For the transition period ended:
Nothing in this form shall be construed to imply that the Commission has verified any information contained herein.
If the notification related to a portion of the filing checked above, identify the item(s) to which notification relates:
Part I-Registrant Information
|Full name of Registrant:
Former name if Applicable:
Address of Principal Executive Office (Street and Number):
City, State and Zip Code:
|Appiant Technologies Inc.
Nhancement Technologies Inc.
6663 Owens Drive
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Part II-Rule 12b-25(b) and (c)
If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or expense and the registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the following should be completed.(Check box if appropriate.)
(a)   The reasons described in detail in
Part III of this form could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense;
(b)   The subject annual report, semi-annual
report, transition report of Forms 10-K, 10-KSB, 20-F, 11-K or Form
N-SAR, or portion thereof will be filed on or before the 15th calendar
day following the prescribed due date; or the subject quarterly report
or transition report on Form 10-Q, 10-QSB, or portion thereof will be
filed on or before the fifth calendar day following the prescribed due
State below in reasonable detail the reasons why Forms 10-K, 20-F, 11-K, 10-Q, 10-QSB, N-SAR or the transition report portion thereof could not be filed within the prescribed time period.
Appiant Technologies Inc. is unable to timely file its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2002 without unreasonable effort or expense due to turnover at the leadership level and general staff in the accounting department.
Part IV-Other Information
(1)   Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to this notification:
|Douglas S. Zorn||(925)||251-3303|
|(Name)||(Area Code)||(Telephone Number)|
(2)   Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been filed?
|X| Yes | | NoIf the answer is no, identify report(s)
(3) Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject report or portion thereof?
| | Yes |X| No
If so: attach an explanation of the anticipated change, both narratively and quantitatively, and, if appropriate, state the reasons why a reasonable estimate of the results cannot be made.
|Date: December 31, 2002||By:||/s/ Douglas S. Zorn
Douglas S. Zorn
President, CEO and Acting CFO
INSTRUCTION: The form may be signed by an executive officer of the registrant or by any other duly authorized representative. The name and title of the person signing the form shall be typed or printed beneath the signature. If the statement is signed on behalf of the registrant by an authorized representative (other than an executive officer), evidence of the representative's authority to sign on behalf of the registrant shall be filed with the form.
Intentional misstatements or omissions of fact constitute Federal Criminal Violations (See 18 U.S.C. 1001).