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immersion

(i-mer -shŏn) Entry of a celestial body into a state of invisibility during an eclipse or occultation.

Immersion

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Immersion is a term used to describe the Sun or the Moon as it enters an eclipse. Sometimes the term is applied to occultations.

immersion

[ə′mər·zhən]
(astronomy)
The disappearance of a celestial body either by passing behind another or passing into another's shadow.
(mathematics)
A mapping ƒ of a topological space X into a topological space Y such that for every xX there exists a neighborhood N of x, such that ƒ is a homeomorphism of N onto ƒ(N).
(science and technology)
Placement into or within a fluid, usually water.
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Immersion Corporation, (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, and Electro Source LLC, maker of Pelican video game accessories, today announced settlement of the patent infringement litigation between the companies filed in September 2004.
All of the capabilities we've described today, and others for enriching music, video, and messaging, can be enabled with a single VibeTonz implementation," said Vic Viegas, Immersion CEO.
Next-generation realistic sound and graphics are very impressive and help extend the illusion of the game," said Vic Viegas, Immersion CEO.
Samsung's new SCH-a930 is a very impressive handset, and our VibeTonz System contributes to its appeal," said Immersion CEO Vic Viegas.
Under the terms of the license, the eDimensional G-Pad Pro product line featuring vibration feedback will now bear the Immersion Feel The Game(TM) TouchSense(R) Technology logo.
Her extensive experience in several of our key growth areas -- telecommunications, electronic components, and touchscreens -- complements and strengthens the board's expertise," said Vic Viegas, Immersion director, president, and CEO.
Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced that Korea's leading mobile phone operator, SK Telecom, has launched a new multimedia phone personalization service based on Immersion's VibeTonz(R) System.
GeoTel's vision for the VibeTonz System makes use of its extensive capability to improve the user communications experience, including game play," said Immersion CEO Vic Viegas.
Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, announces that the largest supplier of kiosks in North America, KIOSK Information Systems (KIOSK, www.
Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, announces that its MicroScribe(R) family of portable coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) has been integrated with Verisurf Software's Common Inspection Platform software suite.
With two of the top five mobile handset manufacturers now licensees, VibeTonz technology can be more widely deployed by various operators serving different geographies and market segments," said Vic Viegas, Immersion CEO.