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2011-03-08 01:59:00

LONDON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- cazenove+loyd have teamed up with camera and optics specialist Leica to launch a 'Travel Photographer of the Year' competition for 2011. Each month from January to December 2011, budding photographers will be invited to submit up to five photographs taken in one of cazenove+loyd's three areas of expertise: Africa+Indian Ocean, South+South East Asia and Central+South America. The 12 winning entries, one from each month, will be shown at an...

2011-01-31 08:59:00

CRANBERRY TWP. Pennsylvania, January 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TESCAN, a leading world manufacturer of charge particle technology, has named Jeff Streger their Vice President of Sales and Marketing, North America. Streger, a U.S. Navy veteran, has over 25 years' experience in charge particle technology. He most recently served as Director of Sales, Eastern North America for Carl Zeiss NTS, and prior to that he managed sales, service and applications as Director of Sales and Operations...

2011-01-24 23:00:00

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic today expands its LUMIX FX-Series of stylish and compact digital cameras, with the LUMIX FX78, which features a new Smart Touch operation on the large 3.5-inch 16:9 aspect LCD, allowing for intuitive touch operation, including Touch AF, Touch Zoom, Touch Shutter, and Touch Playback. The LUMIX FX78 also incorporates a new LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMARIT, 24mm ultra-wide angle lens that has a 5x optical zoom with F2.5 aperture. The 24mm...

2011-01-24 23:00:00

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic today introduces the LUMIX DMC-TS3, specifically designed for active users who want to capture high-quality photos and 1920 x 1080 full-High Definition videos, incorporating a powerful rugged design and new outdoor-friendly features, such as a built-in GPS function, a compass, altimeter and barometer. The new 12.1-megapixel LUMIX TS3 further strengthens its toughness, when compared to its LUMIX TS2 predecessor, and is now waterproof...

2011-01-24 23:00:00

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic today introduced the LUMIX DMC-ZS10 as the newest member of its acclaimed LUMIX ZS-Series of digital cameras that has won worldwide popularity for its versatile lens from ultra wide-angle to long zoom. The LUMIX ZS10 continues its versatility with a 24mm ultra-wide-angle and powerful 16x optical zoom LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens - and it features full-High Definition 1920x1080 video recording capability, a newly-adopted large 3.0-inch,...

2011-01-05 17:45:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic today introduced two sleek and stylish digital cameras to its 2011 LUMIX line - both of which are ideal for sophisticated users who want rich and easy-to-use features delivered in a small and attractive package. The LUMIX DMC-FH27 and LUMIX DMC-FH25 shoot high-quality 16.1 megapixel images and combine a 28mm wide-angle(*1) LEICA DC lens with a powerful 8x optical zoom to take amazing photos. Redesigned with an easy-to-hold grip and slim and...

2011-01-05 17:45:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic today introduces two slim and stylish digital cameras to its highly-successful LUMIX FH-Series. The ultra-compact 16.1 megapixel LUMIX DMC-FH5 and 14.1 megapixel LUMIX DMC-FH2 both feature newly-developed retractable, high-quality 28mm wide-angle LEICA DC lenses with a 4x optical zoom. With the new retractable lens, the LUMIX FH5 and LUMIX FH2 have approximately 20% slimmer profiles than their predecessors, while still maintaining...

2010-12-02 07:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to deliver outstanding customer service to the life sciences and research industries, Leica Microsystems, a leading global designer and producer of innovative, high-tech, precision optical systems for the analysis of microstructures, selected the team of ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CKSW) and Diabsolut Inc. to help mobilize its employees across the enterprise. With steadily increasing market share and...

2010-11-18 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Isilon® (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that Aerial Services, Inc. (ASI) has deployed Isilon scale-out storage to power its aerial mapping and geospatial services workflow. Using the Isilon X-Series, ASI has unified its image processing and analysis onto a single, shared storage resource, simplifying data management to accelerate project delivery, while reducing operating costs. With Isilon, ASI has been able to transition to an...

2010-10-05 10:30:00

DALLAS, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Christmas Book was unveiled today by luxury retailer Neiman Marcus in Dallas. The 84th edition of this legendary book continues Neiman Marcus's unmatched reputation of offering its customers a selection of whimsical gifts that create once in a lifetime opportunities for their recipients. The arrival of the Christmas Book is considered by many to mark the official start of the holiday shopping season. This year's edition of the Christmas Book...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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