A roundup of the latest high-tech and life science news from regional firms:

• Centice launches new drug identification technology

MORRISVILLE, N.C.- Centice is rolling out a new product for identification of prescription drugs, comparing the compounds against a database for verification.

The Pinpoint Rx system includes spectroscopy hardware, analytical software and databases.

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• Inlet Technologies lands another customer for live video streaming

RALEIGH, N.C. – Run Bum Technology is utilizing live video compression streaming technology from Inlet Technologies.

Run Bum has broadcast events such as the Austin City Limits Music Festival and first use Inlet’s Spinnaker product in 2009.

Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Capitol Broadcasting, the parent firm of Local Tech Wire, is an investor in Inlet.

• World Series of Poker winner to play in PokerTek event

MATTHEWS, N.C. – Chris Moneymaker, a former winner in the World Series of Poker Main Event, will play in the Carnival PokerPro Challenge tournament in January.

PokerTek is working with the cruise line on the event.

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