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2014-09-29 08:36:26

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By reducing Crestron's inventory on hand from 8 to 4 weeks and significantly improving inventory turns, NATEL's EPIC Technologies has improved Crestron's available working capital. This in turn has freed up more cash for Crestron to reinvest in other areas of their business while still maintaining customer responsiveness and flexibility. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/148845 Acquired by NATEL EMS in October 2013, EPIC...

2014-09-29 08:36:20

Development Kit Features Two FPGA Mezzanine Card Headers for Off-the-shelf Daughter Cards and Comes with Complimentary Libero Platinum Development License ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced the availability of the company's new largest density, lowest power SmartFusion®2 150K LE System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGA Advanced...

2014-09-29 08:31:04

Strongly Positive Results, Presented at European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2014 Congress, Demonstrated Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test was an Independent Predictor of Tumor Aggressiveness REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced strongly positive results from an additional independent clinical validation study of the Oncotype DX® prostate cancer test, conducted in collaboration with the Uniformed Services University...

2014-09-29 08:27:24

Psychic medium Blair Robertson is currently touring California offering mediumship demonstrations and giving spirit messages to those that have lost loved ones. PHOENIX, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 29% of the population have experienced a touch or connection with a deceased loved one, according to Pew Research Center, and touring psychic medium Blair Robertson is on a mission to help increase that number. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140926/148708...

2014-09-29 08:26:54

Alohar Mobile's Context-Aware App Automates the Sharing of Location and Other Real-Time Information between Spouses, Significant Others, Best Friends, and Families PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alohar Mobile, developer of free apps that bring together trusted loved ones with context-awareness and location-based technology, today announced it has brought its popular PlaceUs for iPhone app to Android. PlaceUs makes it easier for couples, families, close friends and other...

2014-09-29 08:23:41

Eco-Friendly Refillable 1lb Propane Tank Introduced in California by Kamps Propane MANTECA, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For many weekend warriors and tailgate party cooks, 1lb disposable propane tanks are an essential part of every hot meal. The tanks are small, easy to use and sold in a wide variety of stores. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140925/148332 In California's moderate climate, outdoor activities are popular year-round and the used tanks...

2014-09-29 04:20:19

BERGEN, Norway and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- E-navigation pioneer NAVTOR has signed an agreement with maritime weather routing specialist Applied Weather Technology (AWT) that will see the two companies integrating their services to offer the ultimate in route planning and decision making tools. As a result of the deal, AWT's market leading routing and optimisation systems will now be offered on NAVTOR's recently launched NavStation software....

2014-09-28 23:02:59

Drawing from 26-plus years of experience and knowledge, San Luis Obispo County insurance agency specializes in helping clients navigate the maze of Medicare plans. http://www.susanpolk.com/ San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 As the summer months make way for the cooler days of autumn, the professionals at Susan Polk Insurance Agency, Inc. would like to remind seniors in San Luis Obispo County and across the state of California that now is the time to start planning for the...

2014-09-28 23:02:47

Final Cut Pro X developers have released a new lesson for the ProMation plugin from Pixel Film Studios. Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Motion graphics artists at Pixel Film Studios have announced the release of a new tutorial for the ProMation plugin, designed exclusively for Final Cut Pro X. “ProMation gives professionals a fun way to create keyframe-less animations with their media,” said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “A professional editor is...

2014-09-27 23:03:12

Final Cut Pro X Developers have released a new lesson for the ProShadow plugin from Pixel Film Studios. Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 Motion Graphics artist at Pixel Film Studios have announced the release of a new tutorial for the ProShadow plugin designed exclusively for Final Cut Pro X. “ProShadow gives professionals a fun way to add shadows to objects in a users video project in just a few clicks.” Said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “The...


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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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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