Archive for January 23rd, 2006

Jan 23, 2006

Adobe Funds Silicon Valley Community Initiatives

Adobe Action Grant program funding aimed at supporting local education, the arts, the environment and fighting hunger and homelessness

Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 23, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced philanthropic funding for the second half of 2005 through the Adobe Action Grants program. This funding is one part of a multi-faceted approach to community involvement that encompasses investment grants, software donations, employee volunteerism and scholarships. The Adobe Action Grants program provides one-time, cash only grants that are issued quarterly to non-profit organizations operating in the communities where Adobe has a significant presence. During this funding cycle, Adobe is providing $165,000 to 20 Silicon Valley non-profit organizations. These organizations play vital roles in the community, delivering programs in education, the arts, the environment and alleviating hunger and homelessness.

Jan 23, 2006

Digital shakeup leaves most traditional camera makers reeling

Source: The Japan Times
Written by Reiji Toshida

Business is booming at the camera shop managed by Hiroaki Kitahara, but he has a sense of emptiness regarding the past and is worried about the future.