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2009-05-13 11:39:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kiplinger Washington Editors has hired Robert Long as Managing Editor for Kiplinger.com, managing daily editorial operations across the site and leading in the ongoing integration with Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine and business forecasting newsletters. Long joins Kiplinger from AARP, where he launched companion websites to the world's largest-circulation publications--AARP Bulletin, AARP The Magazine, and AARP Segunda Juventud. As...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.