General News Archive - March 22, 2011

In the aftermath of the destructive earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on March 11, 2011, GovernmentAuctions.org supports Mercy Corps' relief efforts by setting up an online fundraising site to benefit the Japanese people in shock. Great Neck, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 In light of the March 11 ultra-destructive earthquake and tsunami that claimed many lives in Japan, and the effects of which still continue to endanger the country, seized and surplus property portal GovernmentAuctions.org (http://www.governmentauctions.org) is supporting Mercy Corps’ relief efforts through an Internet fundraising site located at http://www.mercycorps.org/fundraising/governmentauctionsorg.

The first of its kind, LuxuryBoyToys.com is a premiere luxury property listing service which is set to launch in April. Southlake, TX (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 The phrase "the current state of the economy" immediately brings up images of doom and gloom when spoken.

BreakThru Radio is pleased to announce the second episode of its new web-TV show, Dubway Days, which documents the creative process of the best musicians and songwriters working today.

“Live from the Japan Disaster: Medical Response on the Ground” to take place Tuesday March 22 at 8pm EDT at MedHelp.org --- MedHelp to Donate up to $10,000 to the American Red Cross Japan Relief --- Efforts Focus on Japan to Continue with “Radiation Exposure: What You Need To Know” Live Chat on Thursday, March 24 at 4pm EDT San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 MedHelp, the world’s largest health social network, in association with Jordan International Aid, an all-volunteer based, humanitarian aid and relief organization, will hold a free, live chat on Tuesday, March 22, from 8-9pm EDT (Wednesday, March 23, at 9-10am local Japan time) with disaster relief physicians and medical aid professionals to share information and answer questions on the effects of the March 11, 2011, magnitude 8.9 earthquake, catastrophic tsunami and subsequent nuclear reactor leaks. Joining the chat live from Sendai, Japan, will be Jesse Mendoza, president of Jordan International Aid, Tim

Upon the multiple requests of screensavers users, NewFreeScreensavers.com has released free NFS Screensavers Manager http://newfreescreensavers.com/screensavers-manager/, which allows for controlling all screensavers downloaded at a PC. London, UK (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011 NewFreeScreensavers.com, a website with an ever-growing collection of safe and free screensavers, has released free NFS Screensavers Manger, which helps to control all screensavers downloaded and installed at a PC. NFS Screensavers Manager by Newfreescreensavers.com is a free application.

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New Products, Installation Tutorials and Wiring Diagrams make it Easier and More Affordable for Customers to Install 12V LED Lighting in Large Spaces San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011 Elemental LED, a San Francisco Bay Area-based lighting company, now offers installation tutorials and products for large LED lighting installations.

The Monterey Bay Aquarium’s respected Seafood Watch program has been connecting seafood lovers to ocean-friendly choices for over a decade.

Popular briefcase manufacturer personally responded to suggestions received through a recent customer survey. Vancouver, BC, Canada (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011 MEZZI, a renowned briefcase manufacturer, announced today it will be making many positive changes to both its products and website thanks to the candid feedback received through a large-scale customer survey, recently sent out through the company’s newsletter.

Driven largely by sales of high-end Android phones, mobile handsets with screens that are 4 inches or larger now comprise nearly one quarter of all smartphone sales. Port Washington, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011 According to The NPD Group, a leading market research company, U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.