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2014-07-14 23:09:01

uuber’s Flip Turn Case adds a wireless keyboard to the iPad and transforms it into a laptop. Popular website The iMums recently reviewed and recommended the case on their site. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The iMums, a website for gadget friendly moms and dads recently tested uuber Unlimited’s Flip Turn case for the iPad Mini. They tested the case in all three modes; keyboard, movie and flat, and found all three to work satisfactorily. They give their stamp of approval and...

2014-07-14 16:22:30

CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patti Smith, known as the "Godmother of Punk" for her ability to fuse rock music and poetry, has been honored with the 2014 Chicago Tribune Literary Award. The award will be presented on November 1 as part of a day of literary events co-presented by the Chicago Tribune's Printers Row program and the 25(th) annual Chicago Humanities Festival. Hailed as the queen of the American punk movement, Smith is an author, poet, artist and...

2014-07-14 08:27:16

Chicago based health startup Symbiosis Health expands its footprint CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Symbiosis Health, a Chicago-based healthcare startup, announced the launch of its services in New York. This announcement is consistent with the company's mission of expanding its footprint nationwide. Often described as the Expedia of healthcare, Symbiosis Health is an online market place for medical services that empowers consumers to compare pricing from different providers...

2014-07-12 23:03:34

Sunrise Digital is now offering MagiCling posters, a unique material that allows posters to stick to virtually any surface with adhesive. MagiCling works using electrostatically charged material that clings to almost any flat surface. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Chicago-based printer Sunrise Digital is now making posters on MagiCling, the unique material that allows posters to stick to virtually any surface. This thin 2-mil white film adheres to many different surfaces: painted...

2014-07-12 23:03:23

Today, the Procura Group of Companies has announced their 25th Anniversary celebration will be held opening night at NAHC Financial Management Conference in Chicago on Sunday, July 13. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Today, the Procura Group of Companies has announced their 25th Anniversary celebration will be held opening night at NAHC Financial Management Conference in Chicago on Sunday, July 13. The Procura Group of Companies is celebrating a significant achievement of 25 years as...

2014-07-11 23:02:24

With summer at its peak, travelers are exploring new terrain and visiting distant places around the world. Bird-X explains how travelers can avoid common zoonotic diseases. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 News reports around the world are reporting high numbers of travelers this summer, notably in the United States (according to AAA). Despite the current state of the economy, more people are traveling this summer after an especially harsh winter. However, excited travelers may fall...

2014-07-11 12:23:18

Beer Sales Lifted 83 Percent as Consumers Quench Their Thirst for Holiday Suds by Having Them Delivered BOSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers thirsty for an ice cold beer over the Fourth of July holiday weekend turned to Drizly in record numbers to have their beverages delivered. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/87904 Powered by an 83-percent lift in weekly beer sales, Drizly enjoyed a record week for demand of its alcohol delivery service across Boston, New York City...

2014-07-11 12:23:15

CHICAGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last month, Built In Chicago announced the 2014 winners of the Moxie Awards, naming the best of Chicago's digital companies at an award ceremony of 850 attendees. Sixteen companies were honored for their innovation, mentorship, and cultivation of the Chicago tech community. Honorees were celebrated by Built In Chicago's founder, Matt Moog, and CEO, Maria Katris, as well as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who remarked on the immense success he has witnessed...

2014-07-11 12:23:07

CHICAGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While warehouse clubs may be perceived to be the domain of those looking to stretch a tight budget - new research from Mintel reveals that it is not just those of lower incomes having to 'make do.' High income consumers think their products are on a par with leading brands. Indeed, 38% believe store brand or private label brands at warehouse clubs are comparable to name brand items in terms of quality--a number that increases to 44% of households...

2014-07-10 23:12:47

Local IT Company Appearing at Evanston Food Truck Festival to Give Away Vouchers for Sweet Ride Chicago Evanston, IL (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Stratosphere Networks, an IT support company based in Evanston, Illinois, is launching their pay-it-forward campaign at the 4th Annual Evanston Food Truck Festival on July 15. They will be partnering with Sweet Ride Chicago, Windy City’s mobile bakery, to give away 50 food vouchers. The food truck festival will be held Tuesday, July 15 at Brummel...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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