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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...

2011-03-28 05:30:00

LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Oct. 20, The Hollywood Reporter's 40th-annual Key Art Awards will be re-imagined and re-invented. This year, a partnership with the CLIO Awards has been revealed in the hopes of expanding Key Art Awards to better represent the entertainment marketing industry. The CLIO Awards is one of the world's most esteemed awards competitions for advertising, design and communications. The CLIOs have been rated as the "best judged" awards among the top...

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2011-03-07 11:05:45

When people communicate, the way they move has as much to do with what they're saying as the words that come out of their mouths. But what about when robots communicate with people? How can robots use non-verbal communication to interact more naturally with humans? Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology found that when robots move in a more human-like fashion, with one movement leading into the next, that people can not only better recognize what the robot is doing, but they can...

2010-12-19 14:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- AdweekMedia today released its 25th annual agency honors, naming Wieden + Kennedy as Agency of the Year and Horizon Media as Media Agency of the Year for having such significant impact on the industry that they are influencing how their peers will do business going forward. Six "insurgents" are also recognized: Anomaly, Buddy Media, Breakfast, The Outcast Agency, Electus and Great Works. "These companies have shown remarkable performance during a...

2010-12-02 07:02:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bosch has developed the world's first P2 Parallel Full Hybrid System in series production using a single electrical machine and advanced clutch control algorithms Windshield Wiper Direct Drive System, a mass market industry-first, allows the wiper arms and blades to be directly mounted to the electric motors Bosch has been named a finalist for two 2011 Automotive News PACE(TM) (Premier Automotive Suppliers Contributions to...

2010-11-29 02:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Happy Cog, an internationally acclaimed web design and development firm, today announced that it has won the "Design Agency of the Year" award at the .net Awards that took place in London on 18 November, 2010. The award was received by Happy Cog Founder and Executive Creative Director Jeffrey Zeldman, along with Presidents Greg Hoy and Greg Storey. Happy Cog was nominated for the honor via online submissions from the international web design and...

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2010-11-19 08:52:33

Interdisciplinary research combines infant learning and computer science A few years ago, AnthroTronix, Inc., an engineering research and development firm in College Park, Md., introduced Cosmobot, a type of social robot for therapists and educators who work with developmentally and learning disabled children. By imitating human joint movement in its shoulders, arms, hands and head, Cosmobot motivates children to develop new skills more quickly than is typical with traditional therapy....


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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