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see etherether
or aether,
in physics and astronomy, a hypothetical medium for transmitting light and heat (radiation), filling all unoccupied space; it is also called luminiferous ether. In Newtonian physics all waves are propagated through a medium, e.g.
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, in physics and astronomy.


god of whole atmosphere. [Gk. Myth.: Jobes, 42]
See: Air
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We are pleased that once again, the Air Force has looked to Aether's enterprise software solutions to create a more efficient, better connected mobile work force," said Brad Kernus, Director of Federal Operations, Aether Systems.
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Under Aether Holdings' certificate of incorporation, its common stock would be subject to limited transfer restrictions that are intended to protect against a potential ownership change for tax purposes.
When used herein, the words "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "intend," "may," "will," and "expect" and similar expressions as they relate to Aether or its management are intended to identify such forward-looking statements.
Aether Systems' Mobile Government business provides wireless and mobile data solutions that increase efficiency and productivity for the Mobile Government market.
Aether also reported that the previously announced redemption of all $155 million of its outstanding 6% senior convertible notes is expected to occur on October 4, 2004.
Aether Systems provides mobile and wireless data services to businesses in the transportation industry and to government agencies and departments through its two operating units, Transportation and Mobile Government.
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Following the recent sale of our Enterprise Mobility Solutions division, Aether is faced with some very important decisions in terms of how to best serve our shareholders and leverage our existing assets," said Chairman and CEO David S.
TCS) acquired the portion of Aether's business that focuses on wireless data solutions for large enterprise customers, including the Aether Systems Ltd.
We believe that Aether MobileMax is an outstanding product that gives us a competitive edge and lower cost of operations," said Thomas H.