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2011-04-19 11:51:00

BOSTON and PARIS, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tod Machover, Professor of Music & Media, MIT Media Lab, will open proceedings at the first "Rethink Music: Creativity, Commerce and Policy in the 21st Century" conference with the inaugural keynote address.

2011-01-18 08:00:00

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2010-12-20 06:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MLI). Peter Berkman and Jeffrey Berkman have agreed to pay Mueller Industries, Inc. $7.5 million in cash, an additional $3 million within 5 years, and other monetary consideration whose value is yet to be determined.

2010-10-13 14:54:00

BOSTON and PARIS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Berklee College of Music and MIDEM today announce a long-term partnership that will debut with the first Rethink Music conference, April 25-27, 2011, in Boston, MA.

2010-09-08 13:45:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Omidyar Network today announced a planned grant of up to $1.5M to Herdict, a project of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

2009-11-12 09:15:00

Phoenix Center Says Flawed Study Undermines FCC Bid for "Data-Driven Decision-making" WASHINGTON , Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Phoenix Center released today a new Phoenix Center Perspective examining a recent study by the Berkman Center for Internet and Society and finds it wanting.

2009-03-17 10:11:00

Site is a joint effort of Consumer Reports WebWatch and the StopBadware.org project at Harvard University's Berkman Center for Internet and Society CAMBRIDGE, Mass., and YONKERS, N.Y., March 17, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- StopBadware.org and Consumer Reports WebWatch announced today the full launch of BadwareBusters.org, a new online community for people looking for help preventing and countering viruses, spyware, and other "badware" on their computers and websites. Viruses and spyware...

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]