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2014-09-22 08:25:01

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A survey of over 1000 young urbanites in New York and London has revealed that three quarters of people in New York think that it is difficult to meet people in the city compared to 80% in London, with New Yorkers rated on a scale of 1 to 10 by others as being friendlier than people in London. When asked if they wished they could go out with friends more than they did right now, 98% in New York answered Yes compared to 85% in London, although...

2009-05-27 10:54:00

A Free Mobile Application for Google Android NEW YORK, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Zagat Survey and lastminute.com, two of the world's leading providers of online travel and leisure information, today announced the release of nru for Android -- Zagat's first-ever free mobile application. nru ("near you") from Zagat and lastminute.com is a GPS-based application for Android that offers free access to Zagat ratings and cost estimates for the nearest restaurants, nightspots and shops in over 75...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.