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2009-11-19 15:30:00

MADISON, Wis., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sonic Foundry, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOFO), the recognized market leader for rich media webcasting and knowledge management, today announced it will release results for fiscal 2009 on Monday, November 30 after the close of the market. The company will host a corporate webcast for analysts and investors that day at 3:30 p.m. CT / 4:30 p.m. ET. It will use its patented rich media communications system, Mediasite, to webcast the presentation for live...

2009-08-31 06:16:00

MADISON, Wis., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sonic Foundry, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOFO), the recognized market leader for rich media webcasting and knowledge management, today announced chairman and CEO, Rimas Buinevicius, will present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference to be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York, NY September 9-11. A live webcast of the presentation, scheduled for Wednesday, September 9 at 3:15 p.m. Eastern, will be available at...

2009-08-19 08:07:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Edelbrock is excited to announce the launch of its all-new foundries services website: http://www.edelbrockfoundry.com . Edelbrock has created this website to showcase their foundry capabilities, specializing in sand-cast and permanent mold aluminum castings for automotive and industrial markets. Located in San Jacinto, CA, both Edelbrock foundries are touted as the most modern facilities west of the Mississippi, offering unparalleled aluminum...

2009-07-30 10:43:10

Alloying elements in bronze sculptures give clues about artist, date, origin and authenticity.How do you tell when, where and how a Picasso or a Matisse sculpture was cast? Could bronze sculptures have their very own DNA? By linking data from the alloy composition of modern sculptures with parameters from art history, Dr. Marcus Young from Northwestern University together with collaborators from the Art Institute of Chicago, have classified the unique composition profiles of cast bronze...

2009-06-02 12:05:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Foundry Society (AFS) announces the release of a new white paper, "Selecting Metalcasting Processes and Alloys For Optimum Component Design and Production." The white paper provides an overview of the most common metalcasting processes and alloys to help designers choose the right combination for a particular application. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090602/CG26336) (Logo:...

2009-05-28 08:26:00

FRISCO, Texas, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- John Pentony, Publisher of Stockguru.com, announced today that the company has posted a new Podcast Interview featuring Tom Flessner of Thresher Industries, Inc. (Pink Sheets: THRR). Based in Hanford, California, Thresher Industries, Inc. is an eco-friendly "Made in the USA" manufacturer that provides a full range of casting capabilities, from prototypes or low volume casting to permanent mold, low pressure and high pressure castings. All raw...

2009-05-18 11:11:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Foundry Society (AFS) announces the release of "Six Parameters to Cost-Effective Metal Casting Design," a white paper intended to help component designers understand the best combination of casting geometry, processes and alloys for cost-effective design. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090518/CG18625) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080130/AQW075LOGO) "The geometric freedom of the metalcasting process...

2009-05-05 13:25:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The metalcasting industry recognized nine cast components as top designs in the 2009 Engineered Casting Solutions and American Foundry Society Casting Competition. The components are used in a variety of industries, including material handling, agriculture, energy production, military, heavy truck and automotive. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090505/CG11386-a) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090505/CG11386-b) (Logo:...

2009-04-29 08:28:00

- New Process Reduces Material Costs by Up to 80% and is Carbon Neutral - HANFORD, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thresher Industries, Inc. (Pink Sheets: THRR), a California-based manufacturer of precision recycled aluminum and advanced metal matrix composite parts, is pleased to announce its latest innovation in eco-friendly casting, the Nautilus Core System ("Nautilus Core"). Developed by Thresher Industries, the Nautilus Core is a proprietary bio-degradable manufacturing...

2009-04-27 06:16:00

Company introduces blended conference with both on-site and virtual attendance options and green initiative to counteract current environmental and economic struggles MADISON, Wis., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sonic Foundry, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOFO), the recognized market leader for rich media webcasting and knowledge management, today announced that in spite of an economic climate that has made travelling difficult for some customers, UNLEASH 2009 will open to an audience that is 15...


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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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