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2014-02-11 20:21:53

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of Safer Internet Day, a survey released today by Cox Communications and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children says despite online bullying (also known as cyberbullying) being a serious concern for teens and their parents, many teens are not telling their parents about their experiences. Key trends among the teens surveyed include: -- Three in 10 teens claim to have been bullied online (31 percent) -- One in 10...

2014-02-11 04:23:00

Angel investors give initial financing to company that helps game developers comply with the federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and gives parents control over children's online privacy YORK, Pa., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AgeCheq (www.agecheq.com) today announced the closing of its $1 million Series A investment round. The round was funded by angel investors from Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. in less than six weeks. AgeCheq was founded in 2013 to...

2014-02-10 12:25:29

Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division Issues List of Approved Packaging SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kush Bottles, North America's largest wholesale distributor of child-resistant packaging for the marijuana industry, stated that their Philips Rx pop top bottles are on the official list of Colorado approved child-resistant packaging. Due to the fact that many distributors of marijuana packaging have claimed their bottles are child-safe, but the containers have...

2014-02-07 08:24:14

Alerts such as tornado warnings and internal communication messages now impossible to miss KNOXVILLE, Tennessee and NEW YORK, February 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Tennessee Medical Center, based in Knoxville (TN) has adopted new software to alert and inform more than 7,000 staff members, patients and visitors at its premises. With 54 large video monitors throughout the medical center and interactive screensavers installed on 6,000 PCs, alert messages are...

2014-01-29 08:29:05

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEO of Global Holdings, Sam Solakyan, has accepted an invitation to join the prestigious Board of Directors for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). Since he began working with the NCMEC, Solakyan has championed the organization's cause in multiple capacities, including serving on its Advisory Council. "We're delighted to have Sam on the Board of Directors for the National Center for Missing and Exploited...

2014-01-20 23:01:08

Marijuana retailers scramble to meet Colorado's requirement to package marijuana in opaque and child-resistant packaging. A&A Packaging is well prepared for the high demand of these compliant marijuana containers generated by Colorado's new marijuana packaging laws. Commerce, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 It is official, marijuana is legal for recreational use in Colorado, but many owners are still scrambling to find packaging that complies with the states mandate for...

2014-01-13 08:34:29

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today is Amber Alert Awareness Day, marking the 18 year anniversary of the day Amber Hagerman was abducted while riding her bicycle in Arlington, Texas, and later found murdered. In April of 2003, in her honor, President Bush signed into law the PROTECT Act, which statutorily established the national AMBER Alert(TM) coordinator role. Since, the AMBER Alert Program has been credited with more than 675 successful recoveries of missing or...

2014-01-09 16:23:08

Online businesses directed towards children under 13 years of age now have access to a new and better technology for verifying parental consent and complying with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). WESTPORT, Conn., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imperium®, an established industry leader in fraud prevention and identity validation solutions, is pleased to announce that ChildGuardOnline has received approval from the FTC for its knowledge-based authentication method...

2014-01-06 12:20:47

SHANGHAI, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jiangsu Lucky Baby Safety MFG Co., Ltd., a leader in baby safety industry, has received ECE R44/04 certificates for baby car seats from NSAI in Ireland, KBA in Germany ,VCA in UK, RDW in Netherlands, Luxcontrol S.A. in Luxembourg. ECE certification refers to the testing organization is awarded by Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) to test for vehicles and related products according to relevant technical quality standards. Qualified products...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.