Topic - Home Connectivity, Keeping it Simple
BURNABY, B.C., June 12 /CNW/ - Robert Eisses, President & CEO of Icron
Technologies Corporation (TSX Venture: IT), the developers of ExtremeUSB(R),
will be speaking at the Connections Digital Living Conference & Showcase on
June 24, 2008, at the Santa Clara Convention Centre. This is the largest
executive conference and showcase for advanced digital lifestyle products,
services, and solutions. Industry leaders from around the world will be
focussing on advancing consumer lifestyles through technology services,
applications, and devices.
Mr. Eisses will be a part of an expert panel discussing whether current
home networking solutions are following the K.I.S.S. (keep it simple, stupid)
rule in media sharing. With over 20 years of experience in the technology
industry, Mr. Eisses will be talking about simplified device connectivity
solutions that use standard interfaces, such as USB, to connect PC/Mac to TV
in the most cost effective way. These solutions provide true plug and play
capabilities, use no new wires, are easy to install, and are highly reliable,
secure with excellent performance in extending the computer benefits to any
By 2010, U.S. consumer spending for home technical support services will
reach nearly $1 billion, with much of this growth based on the current product
and service innovations that will be on display at Connections.
For more information about Home Connectivity solutions, read Icron's Home
Connectivity whitepaper at:
About Icron Technologies Corp www.icron.com
Icron Technologies Corporation's patented ExtremeUSB(R) technology
extends the range of USB in wired environments and enables wireless USB over
any RF technology. ExtremeUSB is the only USB-IF compliant extension solution
and is deployed globally in a wide range of applications including: industrial
automation, medical device, aerospace, KVM and computer networking. ExtremeUSB
technology is available in a variety of formats including technology licenses,
OEM modules, developer kits, as well as branded and private-label products.
Icron is a publicly traded corporation and trades under the symbol "IT"
on the TSX Venture Exchange. For more information on the company and its
products, please visit www.icron.com.
About CONNECTIONS(TM) www.connectionsconference.com.
CONNECTIONS(TM): The Digital Living Conference and Showcase, hosted by
leading research firm Parks Associates in partnership with the Consumer
Electronics Association (CEA(R)), is the premier executive event focused on
the market developments and growth factors for advanced digital lifestyle
solutions. CONNECTIONS(TM) sessions provide high-level research, knowledge,
and analysis to over 1,000 executives from the converging industries
developing products and services for consumers. Topics include IPTV and "TV
2.0," bundled services, consumer storage, mobile applications and content,
social and digital media, and home and lifestyle management. For twelve years,
the following industries have participated at CONNECTIONS(TM): new media,
digital entertainment and gaming, home networks, Internet and television
services, software and middleware, digital health, mobile applications and
services, consumer electronics, and home control systems and security.
FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Except for statements of historical fact, all
statements in this news release -- including, without limitation, statements
regarding financial estimates and future plans and objectives of Icron -- are
forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There
can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual
results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in
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