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2010-08-18 08:00:00

ORMOND BEACH, Fla., ZURICH and LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaroid Eyewear, a division of Stylemark AG, and RealD Inc. (NYSE: RLD), a leading provider of 3D technology for cinema, consumer electronics and professional applications, announced today that they have signed a global license agreement to use the RealD brand in conjunction with the launch of a new generation of curved 3D glasses - Polaroid Premium 3D Eyewear. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100818/NY51972...

2010-07-02 11:19:00

MINNEAPOLIS, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaroid today announced a partnership with interactive multi-channel retailer HSN to further strengthen Polaroid's retail presence. Polaroid will also bring on-air personality and tech expert Katie Linendoll on board as a product spokesperson. On Sunday, July 4, 2010 from 12:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., Katie will make her debut representing Polaroid, by showcasing a portion of the latest product line on HSN. Products in the...

2010-06-30 16:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaroid today gathered at the MIT Museum to celebrate the brand's rich 73-year history and bright future. Polaroid presented an exclusive photo of Lady Gaga, Polaroid's Creative Director, to the MIT Museum that will become a part of the Polaroid artifacts at the museum, while naming Bobby Sager as Chairman of the Board for Polaroid. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100630/NY29282 ) (Photo:...

2010-05-27 15:16:18

Researchers at the Department of Chemistry and Nanoscience Center (NSC) of the University of Jyväskylä (Dr Olga Lopez-Acevedo and Professor Hannu Häkkinen) have resolved the structural, electronic and optical properties of a chiral gold nanocluster that remained a mystery for ten years. The theoretical structure was confirmed via comparison to experimental results obtained by X-ray diffraction from powder samples of the pure cluster material. The theoretical work was done in...

2010-05-14 11:22:00

LIVERMORE, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Wiley X®, Inc. has added three new-for-2010 models to its popular Street Series line, just in time for Father's Day and summer graduations. With their bold styling, ANSI certified High Velocity Protection (HVP(TM)) and superior visual acuity in all outdoor environments, the new Wiley X Quake(TM), Hydro(TM) and Xcess(TM) are sure to put a smile on the face of your favorite dad or grad. More importantly, they'll be ready for...

2010-04-28 14:00:00

NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Fans of the Polaroid brand worldwide were devastated about the death of instant film. Now those fans can rejoice again: Polaroid instant photography is back. A worldwide group of creative voices has joined together because of their love of instant film photography and sharing. The "Polaroid Movement" unites creative minds, leading instant and digital imaging technologies and iconic photographers. For those who love the Polaroid brand and the sheer...

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2010-04-19 12:35:00

A new study suggests that jewel scarab beetles find each other"”and hide from their enemies"”using the same technology that creates the 3D effects for the blockbuster movie Avatar. According to researchers from the University of Texas, the jewel scarab species Chrysina gloriosa can distinguish between circularly polarized and unpolarized light. That ability could provide the beetles with a tremendous advantage, the researchers say, because most of the light reflected off these...

2010-03-22 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 22 /PRNewswire/--OFC/NFOEC 2010, Booth 1023 -- Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., and the U.S.-based OFS, Specialty Photonics Division, are pleased to announce the availability of a Narrow Linewidth Full-Band Tunable Laser, a Coherent Mixer with Built-in Polarization Multiplexer/Demultiplexer, and a Polarization Maintaining Fiber with a new stress rod design for application in Optical Digital Coherent Transmission Systems. The next generation of ultra-high speed optical networks...

2010-02-05 14:00:00

ALBANY, Ore., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synthetech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NZYM) today announced it will issue third quarter financial results before the opening of the market on Thursday, February 11, 2010. Following the release of its financial results, Synthetech will host a conference call at 1:30 p.m. PST. Dr. Gregory Hahn, President and CEO, along with Gary Weber, Vice President of Finance and CFO, will discuss results and be available to answer related questions. The...

2010-02-02 15:39:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinity Lifestyle Brands, LLC announced today that it has partnered with Gordon Brothers Brands, one of the lead joint venture partners behind PLR IP Holdings, LLC, the owners of the Polaroid®( )brand. Hilco Consumer Capital and Knight's Bridge Capital Partners are the other lead joint venture partners behind PLR. Over the past nine months, the Polaroid brand has exploded onto the global marketplace, characterized by a string of...


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