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BYU-Developed E1 Streamliner Tops 200 MPH In Setting New

BYU-Developed E1 Streamliner Tops 200 MPH In Setting New Land Speed Record

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An ultralight electric car build by engineering students at Brigham Young University (BYU) in Utah has shattered its own world land speed record, passing the 200 mph threshold and besting the...

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2014-09-30 04:20:15

LONDON, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 29-30th October 2014 Copthorne Tara, London, United Kingdom IMPORTANT: The first 50 Military and Emergency Services personnel to register go free, simply contact +44-(0)20-7368-9737 or email enquire@defenceiq.com The world's leading medical evacuation practitioners will be speaking at the 3rd Annual MEDEVAC conference, a two-day event providing insight into operating in austere environments,...

2014-09-29 23:13:51

Today AMP Technologies introduces their completely reinvented Centaurus User Interface. Users are able to seamlessly reduce operational risk, improve revenue health, and view key data insights all in real time. Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Industry leaders and key partners join AMP at the IMN CFO Forum today in New York as they launch these progressive capabilities for the commercial real estate industry. Users will benefit from real time access to their financial...

2014-09-29 23:11:20

Collaaj has been selected to showcase their innovative lecture capture platform for higher education. Collaaj’s novel content capture and integration capabilities will be on display in Start-Up Alley at EDUCAUSE 2014. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Collaaj, the enterprise and educational video company, will be a contributor to Start-Up Alley at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference for the second consecutive year. Collaaj was selected because of their dedication to shaping the...

2014-09-29 12:26:06

Customers Get Access to Award-Winning High Speed Internet and TV Services WILMINGTON, N.C., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Hanover County residents now have a new choice for their high speed Internet and television services. AT&T* is launching U-verse(® )High Speed Internet, AT&T U-verse TV and AT&T U-verse Voice in the area. The new services are part of AT&T's Project Velocity IP (VIP), which significantly expands and enhances AT&T's IP and mobile data...

2014-09-26 23:07:06

PEOPLECERT (http://www.peoplecert.org) has today announced the appointment of Mr. Bilal Sabouni as Director for the Middle East, Africa & Asia (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 PEOPLECERT (http://www.peoplecert.org) has today announced the appointment of Mr. Bilal Sabouni as Director for the Middle East, Africa & Asia. Currently based at PEOPLECERT’s operational headquarters in Athens, Bilal will help identify new global business opportunities and bolster PEOPLECERT’s effort to...

2014-09-25 12:31:29

LONDON, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The E-Cigarette market is currently booming all over the world and is vastly becoming one of the most lucrative industries in the world. Technology IQ, in association with the eCig Global Industry Conference Series, have released an unprecedented Electronic Cigarette Global Insights Report...

2014-09-25 12:26:53

Dominic Bennett Assumes Role as Clearstream's Chief Technology Officer to Accelerate Mobile Growth CHICAGO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clearstream, the first stream-level premium video targeting platform built for advertisers and brands, today announced the acquisition of EngageHD, a platform that enhances mining capabilities, targeting and ad delivery on mobile devices. As part of the deal, former Turn SVP of Engineering and EngageHD Founder, Dominic Bennett, assumed the role of...

2014-09-25 08:29:23

FIVE POINTS, Calif., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW), one of the world's leading alfalfa seed companies, has entered into a distribution agreement with Maxim International (Private) Limited, one of the largest livestock input companies in Pakistan. Maxim, as S&W's exclusive distributor in Pakistan, will stock and supply S&W's elite alfalfa seed brands in Pakistan. Pakistan represents a significant new opportunity for sales of S&W's high...

2014-09-24 12:33:10

LONDON, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To lead strategic thinking, manage the control of data, to communicate the business case or all of the above? The Chief Data Officer is responsible for a myriad processes and projects, all designed to use data to drive business value. However, what are the core values that a Chief Data Officer must possess in order to become an organisation's 'data hero'? The PEX Network team asked a selection of CDOs what it takes to steer a...

2014-09-24 08:20:34

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, AT&T is supporting the Air Force Association's CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Education Program. This year, AT&T has continued its generous support with a donation of 325 3G SIM cards for use in AT&T air card devices used by participants during the CyberPatriot Defense Competition. AT&T, a long-standing source of network-enabled technology solutions for federal government, has...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'