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Limbo 41414 Launches New Limbo Auction Series Featuring Star Wars Collectibles
BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobile entertainment company Limbo 41414 invites fans from across the galaxy to compete for Star Wars collectables, and interact with other fans, via text messaging. The company is launching a series of Star Wars Limbo Auctions - where the lowest, unique bid wins awesome prizes, not the highest bid - featuring Star Wars collectibles as well as the opportunity to connect with other Star Wars fans through special interactive features: the opportunity for fans to vote on future Limbo Auction items and the ability to earn Loot bonuses for telling friends to join the fun.
Horror Filmmakers Chameleon Filmworks Tap Into MySpace
CLEARWATER, Fla., Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- With over 120 million users, independent moviemakers have followed their musical counterparts into the MySpace universe to promote their latest projects. For the creators of the new horror movie Hallows Point, creating a MySpace.com networking page wasn't enough to make a splash in cyberspace. Instead, the producers built a complex backdrop of 17 MySpace pages for their film, including nearly every character from the movie.
Power Integrations, Inc.
Power Integrations Shares to Resume Trading On Nasdaq
SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Power Integrations (Pink Sheets:POWI), the leader in high-voltage analog integrated circuits for power conversion, today announced that its shares will resume trading on the Nasdaq Global Market at the open of business on October 30, under the ticker symbol POWI. The Nasdaq Listing and Hearing Review Council has granted the company an exception until December 18, 2006 to file its outstanding annual and quarterly reports and thereby regain compliance with Nasdaq Marketplace Rules. Should the company be unable to regain compliance by December 18, its shares will again cease to trade on the Nasdaq Global Market.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Posts Major Airborne Laser Program Achievements
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Laser systems built by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) reached significant landmarks for the Missile Defense Agency's Airborne Laser (ABL) with the completion of critical subsystem tests and upgrades for the high-energy Chemical Oxygen Iodine Laser (COIL) and ground testing of the Beacon Illuminator Laser (BILL).
Huntington Beach Conference and Visitors Bureau
Downtown Huntington Beach Gets Possessed by the Halloween Spirit
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ghouls and goblins are taking over downtown Huntington Beach on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006 from 5:00-8:00 p.m., for a special Halloween celebration sponsored by the Downtown Huntington Beach Business Improvement District. Three blocks of Main St. will be closed to car traffic for a street fair complete with trick-or-treating, music, bounce houses, a petting zoo, a Ferris wheel and more. Contestants can bring their handiwork to a pumpkin carving contest, which will be judged beginning at 5:30 in front of the Longboard Restaurant and Pub at 217 Main Street. A costume contest will be judged at 7:00 p.m. in front of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory at 200 Main St.
Braintech Completes Financing With Virginia Investment Group
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Braintech, Inc. (OTCBB:BRHI), a leading provider of Vision Guided Robotic ("VGR") software, announced today that it has redeemed all of its outstanding US$2.45 million Secured Convertible Debentures. The Company utilized a financing from the Royal Bank of Canada guaranteed by a group of mainly existing Virginia-based shareholders. For detailed information on the transaction please read the 8-K Report filed with the SEC and available via the internet through EDGAR.