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2014-08-13 08:35:55

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that NetSuite.org was honored with an All-Star of Service Award at the Points of Light and A Billion + Change 2014 Conference on Volunteering and Service, for the creative and comprehensive pro bono initiative it has developed for NetSuite employees, and for being an overall engaged and...

2014-02-06 12:30:11

LONDON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Router Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Router market to grow at a CAGR of 14.94 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing Internet Protocol traffic. The Global Router market has also been witnessing the adoption of sophisticated technology. However, the need for huge R&D investments...

2012-08-10 16:48:03

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online RIM´s slow decent from super stardom hasn´t been good for anyone. RIM employees and anyone else whose livelihood depends on the success of the BlackBerry maker has likely had a rough few years. Even those once-loyal BlackBerry users have had to watch their hopes of carrying around qwerty keyboards die a slow, agonizing death. On the other hand, those companies looking to pick up a few pieces of RIM´s business or...

2011-08-22 16:25:00

DecomWorld reported that at the Asia Pacific's regional decommissioning conference in 2010 Dr Brian Twomey of Reverse Engineering detailed the volume of aging offshore installations across the region. Following this, discussions further analysis deduced that the Asia Pacific decommissioning market had a value of well over $40 Billion. (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 Since this meeting the decommissioning industry in the Asia Pacific has boomed with over a Billion Dollars being spent on new projects...

2011-03-22 11:52:00

Chronic Stress on State Medicaid Program Raises Stakes in DC Medicare Debate as PA Congressional Delegation Urged to Ensure Stable FY 2012 Funding HARRISBURG, Pa., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and a U.S. House congressional panel discuss federal health care issues in the Keystone State this week, a new analysis detailing the significance of Pennsylvania's skilled nursing sector to state economic activity finds...

2011-03-02 08:24:00

Cumulative Economic Pressure on Facilities Raises Stakes in 2011 DC Medicare Funding Debate COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new 50 state analysis detailing the significance of the U.S. skilled nursing sector to the strength of America's national and state economies finds Ohio ranks third nationally in nursing facility-generated economic activity ($13.3 billion annually) and employment (106,356 jobs). The total number of jobs in Ohio resulting from all nursing...

2011-03-01 10:36:00

Proposed 33 Percent State Cuts to Medicaid-Funded Care Raises Stakes in 2011 DC Medicare Funding Debate AUSTIN, Texas, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new 50 state analysis detailing the significance of the U.S. skilled nursing sector to the strength of America's national and state economies finds Texas ranks fourth nationally in nursing facility generated economic activity ($12.73 billion annually) and employment (98,700). Total jobs activity resulting from nursing facility...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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