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Northrop Grumman Corp.
Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Dedicates Manufacturing Center to Dr. David D. Lynch, Father of a Unique, Highly Reliable Gyro Technology
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- On March 17, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) dedicated its space gyroscope manufacturing facility to Dr. David D. Lynch, the "Father of the Hemispherical Resonator Gyro (HRG)." This gyro, which utilizes changes in vibration patterns on a thin-walled glass shell to detect when it is moved, supports space missions extending to 15 years and beyond on spacecraft applications including communications, earth sciences studies and deep space exploration.
Intelligent Compression Technologies, Inc.
ICT's AcceleNet Provides Speed for Microsoft MSN Dial-up Customers
BOSTON, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intelligent Compression Technologies, Inc. (ICT) announced today that Microsoft Corp. has signed a Licensing Agreement for ICT's acceleration product, AcceleNet(tm), to power MSN Dial-up Accelerator (1), a key feature of the latest version of Microsoft's MSN 9 Dial-up Internet Access service. Launched on January 8, 2004, MSN 9 Dial-up provides fast and reliable Internet access with premium MSN features to optimize the time customers spend online, accelerating their web browsing and communication, including e-mail.
Sciax Technology, Inc.
Sciax Announces Important Developmental Sale to Canadian Law Enforcement Customer
BAY CITY, Mich. and TORONTO, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- UgoMedia Interactive Corp. (Pink Sheets:UGMI) (name change to Sciax Corporation pending) announced today that it has completed delivery of a Wolf Pack tactical remote viewing system to a Canadian Law Enforcement Customer. The Canadian security agency ordering the system is engaged in interdiction operations and will use the product for testing and evaluation purposes.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences' JARIT Surgical Instruments Launches Redmond/R&B Instruments at 2004 AORN Congress
PLAINSBORO, N.J., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced that JARIT(R) Surgical Instruments launched the Redmond/R&B Surgical Instrument line at AORN's 51st Congress in San Diego, California. The Redmond/R&B catalog includes a complete line of premium, innovative spinal and neurosurgical instruments manufactured with the highest quality workmanship available today. Integra's acquisition of the R&B instrument business in January allowed JARIT to offer the orthopedic surgeon and neurosurgeon this comprehensive catalog of premium hand held instruments.
Hufvudstaden: Correction of Annual Report 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the "Proposed distribution of unappropriated earnings" in Hufvudstaden's Annual Report for 2003, the balance brought forward incorrectly refers to the Group instead of the Parent Company. The amount to be carried forward for the Parent Company after the dividend of SEK 1.20 per share should be SEK 1,934,591,231, not SEK 2,216,481,812 as was stated.