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Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone and Anoto Win First Prize at This Year's Bluetooth Congress Award in Amsterdam
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone and Anoto win first prize at this year's Bluetooth Congress Award in Amsterdam Vodafone in Sweden and Anoto have been awarded first prize at the Bluetooth Congress Award in Amsterdam. The companies won the prize for the Vodafone Notera service which was launched in Sweden in April, and which enables hand-written texts and drawings to be sent digitally via mobile phone as e-mail, SMS or fax.
LindowsOS Bridges the Gap to Computer Ownership with Microtel PCs and Walmart.Com; Microtel Computer Systems, Pre-Installed with LindowsOS, to Cost Less than $300 at Walmart.com
SAN DIEGO, June 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lindows.com, Inc., (http://www.lindows.com) whose mantra has been "Bringing Choice to Your Computer," is now delivering on its promises of choice by partnering with Microtel Computer Systems to ship Lindows.com's Operating System, LindowsOS, pre-installed on their personal computers. For less than $300, computer-buyers can take advantage of LindowsOS and Microtel's offering at Walmart.com (NYSE:WMT) (PCX:WMT) therefore bringing computer ownership closer to those with limited resources.
Precom Technology, Inc.
Precom Announces Private Equity Fund Open Only to High Net Worth Clients For Unique Venture Investments
BOCA RATON, Fla., June 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Precom Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:PMMT), doing business as Concilium Group, announced today that it has completed the formation of a private equity venture capital fund limited to high net worth individual investors. Prospect Street Ventures, an established venture capital firm in New York City and Precom's strategic partner, will manage the fund. The fund will focus on private companies with protected technologies, proven management, and actual revenues or contracts in place. Initial closing of the Fund is expected by July 15, 2002.
Changes Announced for Skandia Liv Management
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ola Ramstedt (48) has been appointed CEO of Skandia Liv, effective August 1, 2002. He is leaving his current position as Executive Vice President HR for Skandia, which he has held for eight years. Mr. Ramstedt will also be a member of the Skandia Liv Board of Directors.
Emerson Poynter LLP
The Emerson Firm Announces Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Lantronix Inc. -- LTRXE
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Emerson Firm, a securities class action law firm, announced today that it had filed a class action in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of purchasers of Lantronix Inc. ("Lantronix" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:LTRXE) publicly traded securities during the period between April 25, 2001 and May 30, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").