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San Diego Celebrates the Return of Annual ArtWalk Festival -- April 26 & 27, 2008
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- In its 24th year, San Diego's ArtWalk Festival will return to downtown's hip and historic Little Italy neighborhood on April 26 and 27, 2008 from 12 noon to 6 p.m. on both days. The largest open-air gallery in the region, ArtWalk fills 14 city blocks with some of the finest painting, sculpture, glasswork, photography, music and dance by more than 400 artists from throughout Southern California, Arizona and Mexico.
Entropic Communications Technology Utilized by DIRECTV to Cost Effectively Deliver High-Definition Programming
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- 2008 International CES -- Entropic Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTR), a leading provider of systems solutions to enable connected home entertainment, today announced that DIRECTV(r), the industry leader in HD programming, has incorporated Entropic's Channel Stacking Switch technology in DIRECTV's MFH2(tm) deployments to multi-residence homes. The MFH2 includes a single wire multi-switch delivering high volumes of HD programming content over a single wire. The MFH2 will be on display at CES in Entropic's booth #25749, South Hall 2 of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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ROMER Inc. Releases DOCS 2.3 Tube Inspection Software With Unique Features, Advanced Automation, and Multi-Language Support
WIXOM, Mich., Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ROMER Inc., a Hexagon Metrology company, today announced the release of DOCS 2.3, a new upgrade of its state-of-the-art tube inspection software. Designed to revolutionize quality control in the tubing industry, DOCS (Data Overlay Camera System) 2.3 has numerous features not found in other software. Used with a ROMER portable CMM, DOCS can inspect and measure round metallic and non-metallic wire, tubing, and piping used in almost any industry -- automotive, aerospace, shipbuilding, medical, machinery, appliance, and more. DOCS can also produce corrected bend data for CNC tube benders.
Open-Xchange Announces New CEO, Board Positions
TARRYTOWN, NY, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Open-Xchange Inc., the leading independent provider of open source collaboration software, today named co-founder and chairman of the board Rafael Laguna as the company's new president and CEO. Former SUSE CEO and Open-Xchange board member Richard Seibt becomes chairman of the board. The company also announced that former Nixdorf CEO Bernhard Woebker joined the board of directors as a new member.