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2009-11-20 11:39:00

LONGMONT, Colo., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadband network technology developer RidgeviewTel, in partnership with StarNet LLC, has secured the assets of the Longmont, Colo. wireless mesh network. This Wi-Fi network, one of the largest mesh networks in the country, currently serves 600 customers and supports over 2,000 devices, which access the network daily. Network upgrades and improvements have begun and plans are underway to further augment the network by deploying additional Tropos and...

2009-11-19 12:07:00

TORONTO, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma Systems, an industry leader in Advanced IP Service Fulfillment solutions, announced today that it participated in five live demonstrations for Advanced Advertising last week at the CableLabs® Advanced Advertising Interop, including interactive Request for Information (RFI), addressable linear, interactive telescoping, dynamic Video On Demand (VOD), and VOD overlays. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090302/PH77214LOGO )...

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2009-10-21 05:05:00

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The first images taken by the WorldView-2 remote-sensing satellite designed and built by Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. for DigitalGlobe were released on October 20 - just 11 days after the satellite's successful launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. DigitalGlobe released images of Love Field Airport near Dallas and the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. More refinements to early-stage images are anticipated as the...

2009-10-08 15:50:00

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. WorldView-2 remote-sensing satellite designed and built for DigitalGlobe successfully launched today from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., at 11:51 a.m. PDT, on board a Boeing Delta II rocket. WorldView-2 joins its sister satellites built by Ball Aerospace: WorldView-1 launched in 2007, and QuickBird launched in 2001. The satellite trio is expected to bring unsurpassed agility, capacity,...

2009-08-11 04:00:00

HERMOSA BEACH, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- On SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2009, PADRES Contra El Cancer (PADRES), a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for Latino children with cancer and their families, hosted the Spike for HOPE! Celebrity Volleyball match as part of the 2009 AVP CROCS SLAM BUD LIGHT HERMOSA BEACH OPEN PRESENTED BY VIRGIN AMERICA. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090811/LA59829) In 2009, AVP named PADRES its Charity Partner for...

2009-08-10 07:00:00

KEYSTONE, Colo., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- CABLELABS SUMMER CONFERENCE -- Sigma Systems, an industry leader in Advanced IP Service Fulfillment solutions, BlackArrow, a leading worldwide provider of advanced advertising solutions for new television platforms, and ARRIS, a global communications technology company for voice, data and video, together unveiled for the MSO community at CableLabs((R)) Summer Conference a joint advertising solution that allows cable TV operators to cross-promote...

2009-07-20 14:23:00

BOULDER, Colo., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: 2nd Annual Boulder Festival of the Arts at 29th Street WHEN: Saturday, July 25, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Sunday, July 26, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm WHERE: 29th Street in Boulder, CO Navigational address: 1710 29th Street, Boulder, CO 80301 The 2nd Annual Boulder Festival of the Arts returns to Boulder on July 25 - 26, 2009, to once again transform Twenty Ninth Street into a first-class outdoor art gallery complete...

2009-07-16 10:21:01

Colorful, comfortable Crocs hit the recession running, but at too much of a run, the U.S. shoemaker's chief executive officer said. In an e-mail, Crocs Inc. CEO John Duerden said the shoe industry was surprised by the severity of the downturn. Moreover, it affected us more because the brand had been gearing up for a continuation of the extraordinary growth in the prior years, The Washington Post reported Thursday. The company that produces brightly colored plastic clogs made of an...

2009-07-08 12:20:00

BOULDER, Colo., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Behind the scenes of the 31st DICK'S Sporting Goods BolderBOULDER a 2nd year software partner helped to make the event the smoothest race in years. MAGPIE Telecom Insiders worked closely with BolderBOULDER, IPICO Sports and The End Result to customize the runner registration and results processing applications. According to BolderBOULDER Director of Operations Celeste McDowell, "This has been the smoothest race in decades. Participants see one...

2009-06-24 15:29:00

Authorities in Boulder, Colo., said a man took a city asphalt roller for a joyride before crashing into a parked van and running off into the night. Police said the man was first reported driving the heavy equipment down the road by two residents who saw and heard him at about 2:05 a.m. Tuesday, the Boulder Daily Camera reported Wednesday. Sarah Huntley, a spokeswoman for Boulder police, said witnesses could not agree on the suspect's description or approximate age, but they all agreed he was...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.