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Rebuilding Lost Memories -- Author Describes Recreating Memories after Amnesia
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- When Robyn Pratt underwent minor surgery, she had a loving husband, two wonderful children and a rewarding personal and professional life. When she awoke, she was shocked to learn an allergic reaction to the anesthetic had erased her memory. Her new book, To Build A Lifetime (now available through AuthorHouse), includes writing she completed while learning about her family and reclaiming her memories.
Armageddon 2012 -- Author Offers New Theory for Beginning and End of Life on Earth
BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- What if everything humans know about the Earth and creation is, in fact, a ruse, a fabrication, or a myth? What if it was all fabricated or glossed to support religious and social ideologies? These are the foundations of Armageddon 2012: The Last Major Conflicts Between Scientific Truths and Religious/ Academic Myths (now available through AuthorHouse) by The Rogue Geophysicist.
Nomadix Granted Strategic Patent for Public Access Market
NEWBURY PARK, Calif., Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nomadix, Inc. (www.nomadix.com), the leading provider of intelligent network devices and interconnect services for organizations that own or operate public access networks, today announced it has been granted a patent by the U.S. Patent Office for its proprietary systems and methods for providing information and control on wired or wireless networks. Nomadix' Patent No. 6,789,110, "Information and Control Console for use with a Network Gateway Interface," describes the system and methods that enable a nomadic computer user to view and change important access parameters such as current bandwidth and elapsed or remaining network time, and provides a direct marketing and advertising opportunity for Public Access Service Operators (PASOs).
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Wolverine Tube Announces CFO Succession Plan
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolverine Tube, Inc. (NYSE:WLV) today announced a financial management succession plan with the upcoming retirement of James E. 'Jed' Deason, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary. Mr. Deason will retire effective March 31, 2005. He will remain a member of Wolverine's Board of Directors until his retirement, at which time the number of Board Members will become seven from the current eight.
iLumen Files Patent Related to Private Company Benchmarking Service
ATLANTA, Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- iLumen Inc., a financial information and technology company headquartered in Atlanta, today filed a patent application on behalf of its wholly-owned subsidiary, iLumen Global Benchmarking, Inc. The patent covers the secure, web-based collection and analysis of private company business performance information, and the delivery of trending reports comparing the results of one company to a customized and aggregated peer group.