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US101 Flies With Smiths' New Large Area Cockpit Display Suite
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Team US101 successfully completed the first flight of the US101 medium-lift helicopter equipped with the new Smiths Aerospace (LSE:SMIN) SDS-5000 large area cockpit display system. Team US101, led by Lockheed Martin, selected the Smiths Aerospace system, marking the first time a helicopter has flown with a five-screen, large area integrated cockpit display suite. This cockpit will be used for the Team US101 Presidential Helicopter Replacement (VXX) program bid.
ComCam at 2004 Asia Pacific Homeland Security Summit and Expo
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ComCam, Inc. (OTCBB:CMCA) today announced it will participate at the 2004 Asia Pacific Homeland Security Summit and Exposition in Honolulu, Hawaii, November 14-17. ComCam products and representatives will be in the booth hosted by DRS, a ComCam defense partner. At last year's Summit, more than 600 delegates from 19 nations and U.S. territories gathered in the Aloha State to discuss big-picture views about how the world is responding to the threat of terrorism. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge will be the keynote speaker again this year. http://hlssummit.hawaii.gov/index.html
Exclusive Media Event Marks Debut of OAKLEY THUMP
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today released information on the media event which celebrated the launch of OAKLEY THUMP(tm), the world's first digital audio eyewear. The new invention was showcased for celebrities and select members of the press at the company's global headquarters in California. The red carpet fete was a precursor to the November 20th retail release of OAKLEY THUMP(tm), which will begin at 1:00 pm local time across the country.
SimpleTech Announces SimpleShare -- an Easy-to-Use, Affordable Small Networked Storage Device
SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SimpleTech, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of custom and open-standard memory and storage solutions, today announced an extension to its SimpleDrive storage product line with the introduction of SimpleShare, a product designed to meet the evolving demands of customers who need enhanced storage capabilities. SimpleShare is designed to provide robust storage capabilities for the increasing amounts of precious data that consumers use. SimpleShare is an easy-to-use, affordable network attached storage (NAS) device which provides central storage and network file sharing over a local area network (LAN) for small office/home office (SOHO) users for less than $500.
PointRoll Technology Recognized for Excellence in Driving Business Results
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- PointRoll, Inc. (www.pointroll.com), a leading Rich Media technology company, was a finalist in the Applied Technology Excellence category at the 2004 Enterprise Awards. The Enterprise Awards recognize the achievements of the Philadelphia region's most outstanding technology and life sciences companies and their CEOs. The annual award is granted to companies with demonstrated success in achieving their business goals through the application of their technology.