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2008-10-08 06:00:18

Microvision, Inc. (NASDAQ: MVIS), a global leader in innovative ultra-miniature projection display and image capture products for mobility applications, and Asia Optical Co., Inc. (TSE:3019), a leading manufacturer of electro-optical components, today announced they have entered into a Supply Agreement for Asia Optical to produce products based on Microvision's proprietary PicoP(TM) technology. Under the agreement, Asia Optical will manufacture PicoP display engines and Microvision's first...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'