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Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Rodney Cope Named New Director of Federal and Civilian Services for SPOT Image Corp.

PR – Rodney Cope has been named Director of Federal and Civilian Services for SPOT Image Corp. He will be responsible for all federal and civilian accounts in the United States. Rodney comes to SPOT Image Corp. from MJ Harden, a GeoEye company, where he served the last three years as a Senior Account Manager,

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Tom Williams Joins Petris’ Board of Directors

PR – Petris announced that Tom Williams has joined the company’s Board of Directors. “Tom brings a vast wealth of knowledge and experience in the oil and gas industry to Petris. Specifically, his knowledge of drilling, government, and research and development will be an invaluable asset to our team, said Jim Pritchett, President and CEO

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Virtual Realities provides a complete virtual reality solution to Boeing

PR – Virtual Realities provides a custom VR Lab solution to Boeing consisting of the V-Real Viewer 3D as the head mounted display and the DG5-VHand Glove USB and X-IST Touch Glove as the data glove systems. Read More

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Immersive Media Makes a Strategic Investment in T3 Motion

PR — Immersive Media Corp. (TSX VENTURE:IMC) ("IMC"), the leader in 360 degree spherical video announces a strategic investment in T3 Motion, Inc. ("T3 Motion"). IMC’s combined $5 million investment (of which $2M is a short term promissory note) will result in Immersive Media acquiring approximately 5% of the current shares of T3 Motion, Inc.

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

IEEE Virtual Reality 2008

PR – The brightest minds, the most innovative research, the leading companies, and the most stimulating discussions in the fields of virtual environments, augmented reality, and 3D user interfaces. You will find them all at IEEE Virtual Reality 2008, March 8-12 in Reno, Nevada, USA. We invite you to submit your work, show your products,

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Fugro acquires HGN Hydrogeologie GmbH

PR – Fugro has acquired HGN Hydrogeologie GmbH (HGN), a leading hydro geological and hydrological consultancy in Germany with headquarters in Nordhausen, near Leipzig. Established in 1990, HGN operates from a number of offices throughout Germany and an office in Lithuania. HGN has an annual turnover in excess of EUR 7.5 million and employs a

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Watchout TCS, Infy, Reliance is here

PR – The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) is entering the IT consulting and services space and said it is putting in place resources to rival the likes of TCS, Infosys and Wipro within a few years. The group has just incorporated a new company, Tech Reliance, headquartered in Mumbai, which proposes initially to

Saturday, December 29th, 2007

Topcon GNSS first to add China’s Compass signal

PR – Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) is the first precise positioning company to announce its engineers and scientists successfully tracked signals from the developing Chinese Compass satellite constellation. For more than seven years, TPS has manufactured and distributed dual-frequency, dual-constellation satellite receivers for global precise positioning markets. It also developed the world’s first GNSS technology

Friday, December 28th, 2007

New launchdate set for Atlantis and Columbus: 10 January 2008

PR – The European Space Laboratory Columbus will launch on Space Shuttle Atlantis on 10 January 2008. Wayne Hale, Space Shuttle Programme manager at NASA’s Johnson Space Center said: “Moving the next launch attempt of Atlantis to January 10 will allow as many people as possible to have time with family and friends at the

Friday, December 28th, 2007

IBM: Enterprise Content Management

PR – IBM software for enterprise content management integrates and delivers critical business information that offers new business value, on demand. Read More