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2011-08-05 09:30:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- British Retail Consortium (BRC), an internationally recognized food safety standard, has rated Scientific Certification Systems (SCS, www.scscertified.com) an "excellent" provider with 5 stars, among certification bodies accredited to audit to their standard. SCS, an accredited BRC certifier since March 2010, recently conducted BRC audits for Ann's House of Nuts, Produce Exchange and Taylor Farms. SCS is a 27-year leader in food safety...

2011-07-19 08:02:00

PORTLAND, Ore., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) experienced unprecedented growth in the number of DLNA Certified® televisions during the first quarter of 2011, certifying more than 1,000 models in North America, Europe, Korea and Japan. The number of television models Certified by the Alliance in the first three months of the year was greater than the total number Certified in the first four years of the program. There are now more...

2011-07-12 05:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Micrel Inc., (Nasdaq: MCRL), an industry leader in analog, high bandwidth communications and Ethernet IC solutions, today announced that it had joined MIPI Alliance as an Adopter Member. MIPI Alliance strives to establish specifications for standard hardware and software interfaces in mobile devices, and encourages the adoption of those standards throughout the mobile ecosystem. Micrel's goal is to ensure Micrel IC interoperability with the...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'