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2014-02-04 23:28:04

Georgia Institute of Technology Defeats Runners-Up Colorado School of Mines and University of Maryland, College Park in Thrilling International Programming Championship Final Round Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Windward, a leader in reporting and document generation software, has announced the winners of the 2014 Windward Code Wars hackathon. Georgia Institute of Technology won top honors as Yellow Jackets, made up of students Ben Cousins, Sadra Yazdanbod, Yijie Wang, and...

2014-01-27 08:20:32

Remote-sensing satellite for DigitalGlobe prepares for thermal vacuum testing BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has completed integration of WorldView-3, the next generation commercial remote-sensing satellite being built for DigitalGlobe, a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions. WorldView-3, the fourth remote-sensing satellite built for DigitalGlobe by Ball, is scheduled to launch from California's...

2013-11-26 23:01:18

Elihuu, a startup company whose slogan is “meet your manufacturer,” has met an investor -- a group of University of Colorado Boulder graduate students. The students turned venture capitalists direct CU-Boulder’s Deming Center Venture Fund (DCVF), which was launched by a donor in 1997 and is a program of the Leeds School of Business. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Elihuu, a startup company whose slogan is “meet your manufacturer,” has met an investor -- a group of...

2013-10-08 23:29:50

Five hundred seats have been set aside for those directly affected by devastating floods. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Best-selling mantra singers Deva Premal & Miten are reaching out to people who have been severely affected by the recent flooding along the Colorado Front Range. Five hundred tickets for their MantraFest concert at Boulder’s Macky Auditorium are being offered at no charge to those whose homes or businesses have been directly affected by last month’s...

2013-09-11 23:01:44

Nanoly Bioscience of Boulder and the University of Colorado recently entered into an option agreement that will enable the startup company to develop a technique for protecting vaccines during delivery to rural and less-developed areas of the world. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Nanoly Bioscience of Boulder and the University of Colorado recently entered into an option agreement that will enable the startup company to develop a technique for protecting vaccines during delivery to...

2013-08-20 23:17:24

YOUi Labs is proud that its Natural User Interface (NUI) framework has been chosen as the best new idea most likely to succeed within the Cable Industry at this year’s CableLabs’ Summer Conference Innovation Showcase. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 YOUi Labs’ award-winning NUI framework brings visually rich and responsive user experiences across platforms – iOS, Android, RDK, Xbox, Sony Playstation, Linux, etc. YOUi Labs demonstrated FLIPtv, a Natural User Interface (NUI)...

2013-08-01 23:00:42

Native Americans on Pine Ridge are benefiting from the generosity of Crocs Cares, who donated 600 pairs of diabetic shoes in partnership with National Relief Charities. Rapid City, SD and Boulder, CO (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Native Americans on the Pine Ridge Reservation are receiving special shoes today from Crocs Cares(sm). The 600 pairs of shoes are beneficial for people with diabetes. They are being distributed at the tribe’s pow wow grounds in South Dakota, in conjunction with a...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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