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The White House Wants To Connect Us All With Fast Broadband
2012-06-15 09:00:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com The White House on Wednesday announced they will sign an Executive Order to make broadband construction up to 90% cheaper and more efficient. Entitled “US Ignite,” the Obama administration plans to develop a network along Federal roadways and in between our nation´s universities which will be up to 100 times faster than our current internet offerings. Partnering with 100 private and public entities, US Ignite aims to provide more than 25...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.