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2014-07-24 08:30:00

An adventure-fantasy series begins with Kios Chronicles, which will be featured at this year's Beijing Book Fair on August 27-31, 2014 in Beijing, China HARRISBURG, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A fantasy battle manga is sure to engage adventure comic book readers in author Adam Stoak's Legend of the King: Kios Chronicles. Readers get to follow a 12-year-old Kios and the challenges and adventures he endures on his way to attain the throne of Kavalie. There's fun, action, thrill,...

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2010-06-30 05:10:00

Cisco Systems unveiled a new tablet computer Tuesday for business customers, becoming the latest company to jump into the extremely popular tablet market. The Cius, a lightweight, 7-inch tablet, is based on Google's Android operating system. The new device will work over both short-range Wi-Fi and high-speed mobile wireless networks. The Cius offers portable video conferencing, access to users' desktop computers, email and Web browsing, and will work with applications designed for the...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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