Shedding light on Fingerworks?

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Shedding light on Fingerworks?

Postby barbara » 13 Jun 2005, 07:43

While surfing, I came across the following site (I believe last updated 1 June 05) http://www.outsearchinc.com/about.aspx

It is a site for Coates Analytics Group (provides Financial Distribution Intelligence)........

Jeffrey White was most recently the CEO and Chairman of FingerWorks, Inc. a privately held producer of Computer Software and Hardware targeted at the input systems market. In this capacity, he successfully transformed the company into a leading edge provider of input technologies, which was ultimately acquired by a leading multi-billion dollar supplier of IT software and hardware. Prior to this, Jeff spent 2 years as the President of NaPro Bio Genomics.........
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Postby jono » 13 Jun 2005, 07:50

Fantastic find! Well, here's hoping...

<trying to determine whether to go ahead and bid on what I want, or whether to wait and see... :? >
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Postby barbara » 13 Jun 2005, 08:36

I just received a (very prompt) reply for my e-mail to Wayne Westerman, in which I asked him:

"Have you sold the company and will your product line be taken up and continued by another business?"

His reply:

I wish manufacturing had continued or shutdown had gone smoother, but if we all cross our fingers, maybe the basic technology will not disappear forever :-)

Sounds a bit cryptic :?:
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Postby ken gray » 13 Jun 2005, 13:19

you can find a detailed blow-by-blow here
http://fingerfans.dreamhosters.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=9
(i should have the forum master pin that topic).

Personally, i look for Apple or HP to incorporate it into the laptop getting rid of the little mousing area that is so annoying.
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