Archive for June, 2005

Lehman Still Cautious On Carrefour (New Ratings)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

0628 GMT [Dow Jones] Lehman Brothers remains cautious on Carrefour (12017.FR) even though company’s first day of strategy presentations outlined “sensible initiatives” to outperform competitors.

Coming in Friday’s H&R (Herald & Review)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

BALD: Feature article on why guys shave their heads bald. The trend seems to have grown in recent years. KEEPING SAFE: Covering one of the first of several prevention presentations planned in the parks this summer to help keep kids safe.

Kaine, Kilgore dispute roads, referendums and revenues (WRIC 8)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

McLEAN, Va. Tim Kaine and Jerry Kilgore both say they will work to ease highway gridlock in northern Virginia — but in presentations both made to the Washington region’s business elite today — they gave differing ways of how to do it.

Simply, grace (The Davis Enterprise)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

Published Jun 23, 2005 - 14:28:44 CDT. There’s no tower or bell or stained glass windows at Pole Line Road Baptist Church. At services, there are no flashy multimedia presentations, no musicians strumming electric guitars.

Pro forensics coaches prepare Picayune students for competition (Picayune Item)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

Terry Parks loses money each time he goes out with his friend and fellow forensics coach Demond Wilson to coach students in one of the arts of forensics, that of dramatic presentations.

Playstation 3 to Sell For $399, Going Underground (Slashdot)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

Merrill Lynch Japan has conducted research that indicates that the Playstation 3 will retail for $399. According to Gamespot’s coverage of the paper, the unit will cost $494 to manufacture. Sony will thus be taking an almost $1 Billion loss in the first year of the PS3’s lifespan. From the article: “It is normal for game companies to take a loss on hardware whenever a new console launches, since

Cultural Nights @ Taboan (Mindanao Times)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

Come bring family & friends and experience entertainment at its finest, with exotic combinations of gastronomic delights and ethnic presentations in colorful pageantry.

Senate Takes On Medicaid Loopholes (Los Angeles Times via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

WASHINGTON — Congress is considering a crackdown on financial planning strategies increasingly favored by middle-class families to shift the cost of nursing home care for elderly parents onto the federal government.

Apimac Slide Show 6.4 Adds Tiger Support, New Features (The Mac Observer)

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005

New features include the ability to show image metadata next to the file name during presentations

Hotel Puerta Amrica: Designer’s Dream Opens To Public June 30 (Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News)

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005

(Full text of a statement. Contact details below.) MADRID, June 30 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ — The product of an unprecedented collaboration, the Hotel Puerta America brings together nineteen of the world’s finest architects and designers for the first time in history to create a space that will fire the imagination and stir the senses. The dream will come true on June 30, 2005, when the hotel opens