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Akiva Releases Major Upgrade to WebBoard Collaboration Server
CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Akiva, a leading developer of collaboration technology, announced today the immediate availability of a new version of WebBoard(tm) , the company's popular Web-based collaboration server. WebBoard 7.0 updates WebBoard 6.1 with features that track recent trends in online collaboration including blogging, RSS/XML feeds (inbound and outbound), calendaring, polling, message ratings, and a SOAP (Web Services) interface.
Montreal Expos Choose FieldTurf For The Olympic Stadium
MONTREAL, Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Montreal Expos home field, the world famous Olympic Stadium, has selected FieldTurf's revolutionary artificial turf system. But the big news is that the home of the 1976 Olympic Games will use FieldTurf's patented new technology: a removable / convertible system.
America Mirroring the Collapse of Roman Empire
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The leaders of the U.S., including the President, made numerous decisions based solely upon vested interests, hidden agendas, and oil industry profits. Unfortunately, those decisions ultimately led to moral depravity, economic decline, and the cataclysmic destruction of the world. Stephen Uman, government official and former journalist, has penned a brilliant satire of current politics; he has created a fast-paced, hard-hitting, heart-breaking story that connects the fall of the U.S. with the fall of Ancient Rome two thousand years ago.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Announces Three Key Executive Appointments
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announces the following three executive appointments in its Newport News sector: Becky Stewart, currently vice president, Surface Ship and Submarine Fleet Maintenance Program has been named head of the Submarine Program; Irwin F. Edenzon, currently vice president, Business and Technology Development, has been named vice president, Technology Development and Fleet Support; and John J. Mazach, currently executive director, Business Development, has been promoted to vice president, Business Development.
Boliden signs agreement for future purchase of copper concentrate
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boliden has signed an agreement with the Canadian mining company Eurozinc concerning the future purchase of copper concentrate. The agreement is conditional on the success of an offer submitted yesterday by Eurozinc for the acquisition of SOMINCOR SA, the owner of the Portuguese copper mine, Neves Corvo. The auction process is expected to be completed at the end of February.
ETC Group LLC
T.H.E. Institute Announces Four New Professional Development Courses for Teachers
TUSTIN, Calif., Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- T.H.E. Institute, the outreach division of T.H.E. Journal, has announced the development of four new professional development courses focusing on integrating technology into teaching and learning. Each course will focus on a core content area, including, language arts, science, math and social studies. The first course, social studies, will be available Jan. 30, 2004, with a subsequent course becoming available each month through April 2004.
Crew Gold Corporation
First Batch of Nalunaq Ore Delivered to the El Valle Processing Plant
LONDON, Jan. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew," "the Company") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (OTCBB:CRWVF) is pleased to report that the bulk carrier MV Lake Erie has finished the offloading of approximately 31,000 tonnes of ore from the Nalunaq gold mine in Greenland operated by Crew's subsidiary Nalunaq Gold Mine A/S (NGM) at the northern Spanish port of Aviles.