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PowerBuilder novices know the problem as well as seasoned PowerBuilder developers. You build a window in the window painter. You arrange the controls on the window and the layout looks fine. Your users start the window and size it. It doesn't look fine any more because the components in the window don't fit the workspace. PowerBuilder doesn't resize automatically, so you have to build a resize service. The PowerBuilder window object delivers an event that resizes and positions the controls perfectly whenever the user resizes the window. But you have to code it yourself and adding controls expands the script in the resize event. Sure, you can implement it separately in functions, but you have to code it in all the windows you're using in your application. Copy and pasting is helpful, but a better way is to inherit the windows from a base window with a resize service... (more)

Countdown zur Veröffentlichung von "24" für die Playstation 2 im Herbst läuft

LONDON, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- - Entwickelt in Zusammenarbeit mit den Autoren, Musikern, Stars und Produzenten der Fernsehshow. An diesem brandneuen Tag von "24" sind Sie Agent Jack Bauer Der Countdown zur Veröffentlichung von "24: The Game(TM)" für die Playstation(R)2 hat begonnen. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe gab heute eine exklusive Lizenzvereinbarung mit Twentieth Century Fox bekannt, um die hoch gelobte Fernsehshow "24" als Spiel für die Playstation 2 zu verwirklichen. Im Spiel "24: The Game", das verspricht zum grössten Action-Adventure des Jahres zu werden, übern... (more)

Decorize, Inc. Secures a $4,000,000 Line of Credit With Bank of America

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Decorize, Inc. announced today that it has secured a $4,000,000 line of credit with Bank of America N.A. to be used for working capital. Also, the Decorize Board of Directors has approved a proposal from management to re-price the existing outstanding warrants in exchange for reducing applicable exercise periods. "The company has been profitable this fiscal year in four of the first seven months, including the last three months. The management team has done an outstanding job in positioning the company for future growth," said St... (more)

DVT Expands Global Business Conference; Company to Host Meetings on Four Continents in 2005

DULUTH, Ga., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- DVT Corporation (Duluth, GA) has announced sweeping changes to the company's highly successful Global Business Conference and User Group Meeting (GBC). Acting upon recommendations from its global customer base, the company will expand the GBC to include meetings on four continents in 2005. "The limitation with holding one global meeting is that the international attendance is limited due to the time and cost involved with international travel," commented Bob Settle, DVT Director of Marketing. "By holding individual meetings in Asia, Europe, L... (more)

Hop-on Introduces a US$36 Cell Phone at the 3GSM World Congress in Cannes, France

CANNES, France, February 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecommunications insiders and customers that were surprised by Motorola's announcement of its plans to introduce a cell phone for less than US$40 will be shocked when they hear that Hop-on already has a dual-band (900/1800 MHz) GSM cell phone available for only US$36 in quantities of at least 10,000 units. Hop-on's Model 1803 is a candy-bar style phone that includes such features as SMS messaging, 50 phone book entries, 15 ring tones, 4 games, and a rechargeable lithium ion battery. You can also customize the phone by downloading your... (more)