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2014-02-19 23:24:35

The Conversation People announce there is limited space available in the upcoming Conversational IQ – A Quiet Shift to Excellence training session that’s on February 28 and March 1 at the Conversation People’s home office in Highland Village, Texas. HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TEXAS (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The Conversation People announce there is limited space available in the upcoming Conversational IQ – A Quiet Shift to Excellence training session that’s on February 28 and March 1 at...

2014-02-17 23:24:16

Through an exploration of neuroscience and art, a Philadelphia based artist discovers the connection between memory and creativity and how everyone can benefit from tapping into this little-known resource of personal transformation. Contact: PMV Productions. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 When it comes to creativity many believe that they either have it or they don’t. Some people—artists, designers, poets, writers, singers, techno geniuses—are born with great creative...

ronan sea lion
2014-02-16 05:10:18

[ Watch the Video: Beat Keeping in a California Sea Lion ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The California sea lion that originally became an Internet sensation last year because of the way she bobbed her head in time with music was the focus of research presented by scientists Saturday at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Chicago. Ronan, who lives at Long Marine Laboratory at the University of...

2014-02-14 23:24:12

Meeting management is tough enough without having speakers show up needing last minute edits to their slides. Laser Pointer, a presentation design firm specializing in the medical and dental field, is ready and able to help. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Laser Pointer, a presentation design firm dedicated to supporting medical and dental speakers, announced today that they are now offering Onsite Presentation Design Services. Meeting planners and associations can hire Laser...

2014-02-12 23:31:54

M. Alexander Nugent Consulting of Santa Fe, New Mexico, a private R&D company announces the publication of Alex Nugent and Timothy Molter's PLOS ONE paper "AHaH Computing - FromMetastable Switches to Attractors to Machine Learning". The paper describes a new form of computing based on the attractor dynamics of dissipative systems and details a path from memristor-based circuits to foundational machine learning functions. Santa Fe, New Mexico (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 A...

2014-02-05 08:25:43

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zl9bsc/complex_event) has announced the addition of the"Complex Event Processing (CEP) Market - Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zl9bsc/complex_event ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) In past decade, we observed progress of high frequency trading (HFT) in capital markets....

2014-02-04 08:35:43

SAN FRANCISCO, February 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - 36 out of 47 adult subjects (77%) completed the double-blind placebo controlled, multiple dose, crossover study - Primary endpoint met as measured by change from baseline in ADHD-RS-IV score in 5mg (p=0.003) and 10mg (p=0.037) doses which were statistically significantly superior to placebo with approximately 25% greater efficacy compared to placebo -...

2014-01-31 23:24:40

Complex Event Processing (CEP) Market research report majorly focuses on Algorithmic trading, fraud detection, security intelligence and analytics. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/complex-event-processing-cep-market-1229.html) (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The report "Complex Event Processing (CEP) Market [Algorithmic Trading, Fraud Detection, Sentiment Analysis, Supply Chain Optimization, Transportation and Logistics, Revenue Assurance, Emergency Response Services]...

2014-01-27 14:51:38

'Social' groups form a discrete category in the brain For our brain, animate and inanimate objects belong to different categories and any information about them is stored and processed by different networks. A study by Raffaella Rumiati from SISSA, Andrea Carnaghi from the University of Trieste, and others shows that there is also another category that is functionally distinct from the others, namely, the category of "social" groups. The study has just been published in the scientific...

Tablets And E-Readers Not Commonly Used By Children For Educational Purposes
2014-01-25 04:20:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While mobile devices can be used for information or education, many children aren’t taking advantage of the technology. According to a study published on Friday, two-thirds of the young Americans now have access to an e-reader or tablet, but only half of them actually use it to read. Conducted by Joan Ganz Cooney Center, researchers surveyed nearly 1,600 parents on how much time their two- to 10-year-old children spent with...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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