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2014-10-29 23:12:17

Final Cut Pro X Developers have released and new plugin entitled ProContrast from Pixel Film Studios. Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Motion Graphics artists at Pixel Film Studios have announced the release of a new plugin ProContrast designed exclusively for Final Cut Pro X. “ProContrast is designed as a tool that can isolate the luminance of elements within FCPX” Said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “The ProContrast plugin is a perfect plugin for any...

2014-10-29 23:08:36

New Market Research Reports Title Global Home Healthcare Market Analysis Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 Has Beed Added to GrandViewReseach.com Report Database. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/home-healthcare-industry San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The global market for home healthcare is expected to reach USD 355.3 billion by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 7.8% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by...

2014-10-29 23:07:41

Ergo21 Builds on Advanced LiquiCell Technology by Adding Foam Layer for Extra Comfort Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Ergo21, a five-star Amazon.com rated product, by Shakti Inc. releases a new and improved seat cushion with LiquiCell technology to relieve body aches, pain and fatigue. The extreme comfort seat cushion now comes in 1-inch Original Cushion and 2-inch Sport Cushion with added a high density polyurethane foam layer. “In my experience as a business owner,...

2014-10-29 23:03:18

Book lovers mingle with authors of fiction, nonfiction, business and poetry this Saturday afternoon, November 1, 2014 in Irvine, CA, at the "Festival of Writers and Books." Five contributing authors to the newest book "Your Soaring Phoenix" will present power-talks including Dr. Carol Francis, Mary O'Maley, Dr. Heather Rivera, Dr. Marjorie Miles, and Barbara Schiffman. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 On Saturday, November 1, book lovers of every genre can enjoy...

2014-10-29 23:01:38

Solveforce plans on rolling out their Low Price Guarantee to Los Angeles, California this November 2014. Their program states, "find a better price and they will match it". Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Solveforce's Low Price Guarantee program helps to select the best cable internet prices of interest, then a member of their sales team will discuss the details of the Cable Internet Provider request, qualify, confirm pricing, and assist with the signup...

2014-10-29 23:00:20

This is the second partnership for Bird Rock Coffee Roasters and Saint Archer Brewing Company La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Today, specialty coffee retailer, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters and craft brewery, Saint Archer Brewing Company announced the launch of their coffee-infused bottled beer, which will be available while supplies last. The third-wave coffee and craft beer movements have been gaining popularity for the past few years, and both Bird Rock Coffee Roasters and Saint...

2014-10-29 16:33:46

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Warehouse Service (DWS) provider BitYota announced that it is bringing the feature-rich functionality of its data warehouse to Microsoft Azure's enterprise grade cloud infrastructure. By collaborating with Microsoft Corp., BitYota's DWS will enable Azure users to move analytics workloads to the cloud and dramatically accelerate their ability to integrate data from internal and external web, mobile, social and other sources into a...

2014-10-29 16:27:15

Adding Card Linked Offers, Increased Data Analytics and Link Building Capabilities For Over 30,000 Affiliate Partners MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today unveiled its latest version of the Brandcaster® program, a free, self-service publishing platform that enables affiliates to monetize and increase site traffic by adding popular digital coupons from top consumer packaged good companies (CPG) and...

2014-10-29 16:26:54

Hotel in Torrance, CA, will unveil "Man in the Sun" on Nov. 1, 2014, and put it up for silent auction; proceeds will go toward helping the nonprofit organization TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blending the love of art and philanthropy, the Torrance Marriott South Bay is proud to announce an upcoming silent auction facilitated by OMG GLOBAL, LLC that will benefit Children's Hospital Los Angeles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141029/155300 An extension of...

2014-10-29 12:35:11

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professor Wen-mei W. Hwu has been named the 2014 recipient of the IEEE Computer Society B. Ramakrishna Rau Award for his work in Instruction-Level Parallelism. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155239 The Rau Award recognizes significant accomplishments in the field of microarchitecture and compiler code generation. Hwu was recognized "for contributions to...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Dendromecon
2014-10-29 11:01:49

Dendromecon is a genus of shrubs or small trees. The genus may also be referred as the Tree poppy. Dendromecon can be found in California and northern Baja California. Dendromecon plants typically produce evergreen leaves that grow between 3 and 10 centimeters long. Its leaves have a narrow oval shape and taper to a point towards the end. The genus is known to have flowers that are yellow in coloration and shed after pollination. The Dendromecon genus consists of Dendromecon harfordii...

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...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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