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2014-09-03 12:25:17

With thousands of updated roads, exit numbers, and recreational information, the new edition is an essential offline companion for road trips, local travel and outdoor recreation YARMOUTH, Maine, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeLorme, the U.S. recreational atlas leader since 1976, is now shipping the newly revised Iowa Atlas & Gazetteer to retailers throughout the country. Just in time for autumn travel, the improved Iowa edition includes thousands of updated roads and a new...

Undulatus Asperatus Clouds Seek Official Status
2012-09-20 19:06:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new variety of cloud is attempting to be officially added to the classification system after first being discovered in 1951. Meteorologists and "cloudspotters" are looking to formally add undulatus asperatus clouds, or "agitated waves," to the official list of cloud species. The clouds look like a fluffy blanket that cover part or all of the sky. The United Nations' World Meteorological Organization (WMO) in Geneva has the...

2012-07-04 23:01:02

Amirsys' AnatomyOne helps faculty guide medical student education both inside and outside the classroom. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) July 04, 2012 Amirsys´ latest product,AnatomyOne, provides medical educators with the resources they need to enrich their students´ experiences outside the classroom while providing added depth inside the classroom. With AnatomyOne, faculty can create course outlines, hand-pick and share custom atlases, download lecture PowerPoints, and share links to...

2010-10-28 00:00:40

World Champion and Gold Medal snowboarder will be featured in conjunction with DeLorme's rollout of the Earthmate PN-60w handheld GPS with SPOT Satellite Communicator Yarmouth, ME (PRWEB) October 27, 2010 DeLorme, the innovation leader in GPS and mapping technology, is pleased to announce its entry into a corporate partnership with World Champion and Gold Medal snowboarder Seth Wescott. DeLorme will be featuring Wescott in conjunction with the company's rollout of the Earthmate PN-60w with...

2010-03-19 05:18:00

YVERDON-LES-BAINS, Switzerland, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Periodis Expert, a new vector history atlas, makes it easy to fly over the states of Europe as they were at the end of each century. Users can zoom in and out, display or hide towns, countries, rivers or mountains, go forward or back in time, focus on an area or search a specific place. "History is not an exact science, hence users may change or move the names of states and cities or add pins at important places," says Euratlas...

2009-11-10 16:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Rand McNally today announced its IntelliRoute® TND(TM) 500 has been recognized by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) for excellence in design and technology with a 2010 CES Innovations Award as well as the "Best of Innovations" honor for In-Vehicle Navigation. The IntelliRoute TND 500 is Rand McNally's first trucking navigation device designed to guide professional drivers on the safest, most efficient route for trucks. "This...

2008-10-01 12:00:27

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5341dc/world_energy_atlas) has announced the addition of the "World Energy Atlas 2009" report to their offering. The Petroleum Economist World Energy Atlas 2009 contains 131 mapping plates over 288 full colour pages. It is the definitive source of cartographic information for the oil and gas industry. The hard-bound Atlas details: -- All major oil and gas fields and pipelines -- All major deepwater fields...

2008-09-25 06:00:17

US-based Atlas Merchant Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of a financial transaction processing company FNDS3000, has launched Atlas Restaurant Solutions, a new online ordering system that provides restaurateurs a solution for exposure on the internet. The company said that the online ordering system gives the restaurant owner the ability to take orders and payments over the internet, in addition to promoting its restaurant and product offerings. Joe McGuire, CFO of FNDS3000, said:...


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