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Microsoft Pulling Out of CES After 2012
2011-12-22 05:46:59

Microsoft has announced that they will no longer take part in the International Consumer Electronics (CES) Show, ending a 20-year relationship with what the Associated Press (AP) calls the largest industry expo of its kind in the U.S. following the 2012 event. According to David Sarno of the Los Angeles Times, the Redmond, Washington-based Windows and Xbox 360 manufacturer has decided that they would no longer give a keynote address or host a booth on the floor of the tech-themed trade...

2011-12-12 17:35:00

The red-hot Tiffen lineup includes wildly popular Steadicam gear, Lowel Lighting, Tiffen Optical Filters, Davis & Sanford Tripods, Listec Teleprompters, Domke RuggedWear and the brand new Tiffen Dfx v3.0 Digital Filter Suite Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer and distributor of award-winning accessories for the still and video imaging, motion picture, and broadcast markets, is pleased to announce its presence at the upcoming 2012...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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