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2014-09-04 16:31:14

FOLSOM, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crystal Ball Apps of Folsom, CA has developed a new Facebook App called the CatfishNet. This free Facebook App is the first and only anti-cyberbullying software available and is comprised of sophisticated technology that searches its user's Facebook friends for people who are using phony identities, commonly called "Catfish." CatfishNet not only finds the Catfish but it also helps keep predators from remaining "friends" with the user....

2014-09-04 16:31:12

ALHAMBRA, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fremo, the well-known professional battery manufacturer based in Los Angeles, California, launched one pioneering product, the "Blue Point," which perfectly combines a power bank and Bluetooth headset together. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140904/143234 Blue Point simply creates a perfect storage plan for users. You needn't worry about whether you've lost your Bluetooth headset somewhere or not, because its...

2014-09-04 16:25:00

Evernote community selects top Evernote-connected apps in 11 categories, Finalists Picked to Pitch at the Evernote Conference and Africa Innovation Award Winner Named REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evernote, the company whose products are defining the way we work today, has announced the winners of its 2014 Platform Awards. The result of tens of thousands of votes cast around the world, the awards celebrate the best Evernote-connected apps in diverse categories including...

2014-09-04 16:24:58

BEVERLY HILLS, California, September 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to Tom Light from FashionTV's challenge to promote ALS research, Ferrari Race Car Test Pilot and Gumball3000 "TeamWolfPack" member Josh Cartu [http://joshcartu.info ] received four full buckets of ice thrown over his head by 300 Rise of an Empire star Sullivan Stapleton [http://youtu.be/ntz2elXUS34 ] outside the 4 Seasons Hotel earlier this week in Budapest. "Cold - yet very refreshing," commented Cartu...

2014-09-04 16:24:44

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog said today that a one-minute radio advertisement released by health insurance companies opposed to Prop 45's health insurance rate regulation provisions fraudulently misrepresents the advertisement's backers, the ballot measure, and the current state of the law governing regulation of health insurance. The advertisement deceptively obscures the insurance industry's funding for the commercial and confuses the...

2014-09-04 12:26:30

Dr. Drew Pinsky's personal battle with prostate cancer inspires him to join forces with PCF SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) announced that Drew Pinsky, MD has been elected to the Board of Directors. "Drew has valuable experience in internal and addiction medicine," said Jonathan W. Simons, MD, president and CEO of PCF. "As one of approximately 16 million prostate cancer survivors worldwide, Drew brings personal...

2014-09-04 12:21:17

Features Hyundai's First On-Screen Owner's Manual FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hyundai Assurance Car Care in-vehicle app is now available for download into the multimedia system of 2015 Sonatas equipped with navigation. Sonata owners can use the in-vehicle app as another convenient option for accessing car care services and vehicle information. The Hyundai Assurance Car Care in-vehicle app has similar features to the Hyundai Assurance Car Care mobile app but...

2014-09-04 08:38:05

Combination with ListHub Creates a Single Data Platform to Streamline and Improve Industry's Syndication and Data Protections SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Move, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOVE), a leading provider of online real estate services, today announces the acquisition of the listing syndication arm of Point2, operated by Yardi Canada Ltd. ListHub, the nation's foremost listing syndicator and provider of marketing analytics for the real estate industry, operated by...

2014-09-04 08:36:59

Existing investors Goldman Sachs and Kaiser Permanente Ventures join Sageview Capital in financing MetricStream's continuing growth and innovation in the GRC market PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, a market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solutions has raised $60 million in a strategic financing round led by top investment firm Sageview Capital. Existing investors Goldman Sachs and Kaiser Permanente Ventures also contributed to the...

2014-09-04 08:36:19

Excellence in Legal Consulting and Ringtail's Predictive Coding Earn Top Marks in Reader Rankings Survey WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that it has been recognized as an industry leader in eight categories of The Recorder's Best of 2014 reader rankings. This is the ninth annual California-based reader's choice rankings of...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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