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2011-06-26 11:00:00

NEW YORK, June 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BBDO Worldwide was, for an unprecedented fifth year in a row, named Network of the Year at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, widely regarded as the world's preeminent creative competition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110626/NY26220LOGO) The Network of the Year Award was first established in 2007. BBDO Worldwide has won it every year since. In addition, BBDO's Brazilian agency, Almap BBDO, was named individual...

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2011-06-13 11:17:20

Aisha Sohail describes the Neuromorphics Lab at CELEST and the work of building artificial brains to be used in robotics I walked into the building and there was a human-sized robot waiting to greet me. It shook my hand, took my coat and brought me to sit in the room where my interview was going to be held. It asked me whether I needed a drink, and then proceeded to clean the countertops and water the plants. When I asked whether there was a reason it was working so hard, it simply said: "I...

2011-05-27 08:30:00

CHICAGO, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Features: United States Gasoline (NYSE: UGA), Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI), Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE: COG) and Suncor Energy (NYSE: SU). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Profit from Pain at the Pump I am not sure how they rank in order but the weather and gas prices have to be 2 of the most common gripes so matter where you are in the country, although particularly here in...

2011-05-24 06:00:00

NEW YORK, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovid (www.innovid.com), the leading provider of in-stream pre-roll video advertising solutions, today announced the appointment of Frank Morgano, SVP Sales. In this role, Morgano will lead sales initiatives for Innovid. Morgano most recently served as Senior Vice President, Systems Sales at EyeWonder. With more than 15 years of advertising experience with global brands and top interactive Internet companies, including playing an integral role in...

2011-05-20 15:30:00

NEW YORK, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, May 19, hundreds of acclaimed creatives from all over the world gathered to celebrate the 52nd annual CLIO Awards at the Museum of Natural History on New York's Upper West Side. The awards portion of the night, during which the best work of 2010 was celebrated, took place in a standing-room-only packed theater. Outspoken comedian and awards host Lewis Black did not disappoint the crowd and kept the audience laughing as the big winners of...

2011-04-27 10:00:00

VICTORIA, Texas, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Bring Your Boots!(TM)" campaign continues to win honors and awards throughout the region. Recently, the Victoria Convention & Visitors Bureau and Jet Marketing & Advertising went to Oklahoma City for the District Ten American Advertising Federation (AAF) to receive two ADDY awards for the campaign; a total of ten awards have been given for the first year of the campaign. A bronze award was received for the entire campaign in the...

2011-04-19 12:17:00

CHICAGO, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Leo Burnett Worldwide has been named the Most Awarded Network at the International ANDY Awards. Conquering the industry's toughest creative jury, Leo Burnett took home nine ANDYs (1 gold, 3 silver, 5 bronze) awarded to seven different Leo Burnett offices including Sydney, Toronto, Hong Kong, Buenos Aires, Madrid, Shanghai and Istanbul. "To be named the most awarded network two years in a row from this incredibly tough...

2011-04-18 19:55:48

Passport for Care, an innovative, web-based system that guides health care for pediatric cancer survivors, is poised to have an even wider impact as it is now being made available to the more than 220 institutions of the Children's Oncology Group. The system was developed at the Texas Children's Cancer Center and the Center for Collaborative and Interactive Technologies at Baylor College of Medicine. System generates individualized recommendations The Passport for Care website allows...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.