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2013-12-13 23:27:10

Comprehensive Identity and Family Protection Program Customized for the Digital News Industry Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 The Reunion Group and the Sun Sentinel, a subsidiary of the Tribune Company, have entered into an agreement to introduce Sun Sentinel Alert! in early December. Sun Sentinel Alert! is an identity protection product customized specifically for newspaper readers and their families. The service monitors over 600,000 web pages in real-time. There...

Brooklyn Free WiFi
2013-12-11 08:21:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online During his final weeks as New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg announced on Tuesday that Harlem will soon be getting the largest free public Wi-Fi network in the United States. The network will extend for 95 blocks, and provide free wireless Internet to the neighborhood's 80,000 residents, including 13,000 who live in public housing, along with businesses and visitors in the area. The network will stretch from 110th to...

2013-12-10 23:23:25

Report Benchmarks Growing Trend in Investments in Early-Stage Digital Health Companies Targeting the 50+ Market National Harbor, M.D. (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 AARP in collaboration with StartUp Health, a global startup platform to accelerate health and wellness innovation, today announced the first ever digital health funding insights report evaluating the 50+ market. The new insights report confirms that total annual funding of companies across all stages of growth in the 50+ market...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'