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Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGames Hopes to Find Good Homes for Purrfect Pet Shop
LANGHORNE, Pa., Dec. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Casual games developer and publisher eGames, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EGAM), announced today that its new pet adoption themed PC game, Purrfect Pet Shop(tm) will launch online later this month. Part of the popular time management genre, Purrfect Pet Shop is poised for download from major casual game portals across the Internet.
SPOT Inc. and Les Stroud to Promote Outdoor Peace of Mind With SPOT -- the World's First Satellite Messenger
MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SPOT Inc. today announced they have partnered with outdoor survival expert Les Stroud, host and producer of the television show Survivorman, to educate others on the benefits of the SPOT Satellite Messenger. SPOT is a revolutionary product that is designed to raise the safety factor for the hundreds of millions of people around the world who spend time in the outdoors -- whether for recreation, work or daily life.
Entropic and CAIW Join Forces to Deploy Affordable Triple-Play Services in Europe
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entropic Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTR), a leading provider of systems solutions to enable connected home entertainment, in conjunction with Dutch Cable Operator CAIW today announced the first deployment of Entropic's c.LINK Access technology in Europe. CAIW, a technology deployment leader, selected Entropic's c.LINK Access technology to cost effectively address the growing consumer demand for new services like IPTV. CAIW will begin rolling out high-performing triple-play services, based on Entropic's c.LINK Access, to customers in the Netherlands beginning in 2008.
Magma Design Automation
Magma Introduces Smart Sampling Option to Knights YieldManager -- Automates Inline Wafer Inspection Review Sampling to Better Utilize Defect Review Tools
SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Magma(r) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq:LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today introduced Knights Smart Sampling(tm), an option to Magma's Knights YieldManager(r) yield management software, which automates inline wafer inspection review sampling for the defect-review tools used in semiconductor manufacturing. With this new YieldManager option, fab engineers are better able to select the defect-review tool that will accurately detect potential yield-killing defects, dramatically reducing manufacturing cycle time, accelerating yield ramp and improving time to market.
iBoss Pro80 by Phantom Technologies Protects Small Businesses Against Risks of Improper Employee Internet Use
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Small businesses now have the same power as large corporations to protect themselves against the risks of lawsuits and network-damaging viruses associated with improper employee Internet use thanks to the iBoss Pro80 Business by Phantom Technologies. Incorporating the same revolutionary filtering technology as the iBoss Pro, the iBoss Pro80 is the only hardware of its kind to add built-in Wi-Fi capabilities to monitor and control all employee Internet activity, even when they access their company's network wirelessly.