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2014-07-25 23:05:28

Founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, InventHelp is attempting to submit the Cord-E-Lock to companies for their consideration and possible feedback. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Cords of vacuum cleaners, hairdryers, space heaters, etc., tend to become loose or unplugged because their cords move so much. "This inspired me to create an easy way to prevent this problem that is common in homes, shops, hospitals, classrooms, etc.," said an inventor from Riverside, Calif. The...

2013-09-27 23:20:09

Get the entire Tastiest Cord Solution set including Cord Taco, Cordlupa and Cordito by This Is Ground today. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 On September 12, Mike Macadaan launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for a new, portable cable management system that helps users keep their headphones, mobile phone, laptop and other charging cords organized while on the go. Reaching the project’s $15,000 funding goal in a little over one week means that Kickstarters and early...

2011-01-25 10:19:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Though 100% cotton sheets and towels are mainstays in many homes, cotton also plays a surprising role in other products we use every day. See video from Cotton Inc. at: http://inr.synapticdigital.com/Cotton/CottonWeavesItsWayHome As the winter white sales get under way, cotton remains a key purchase driver; 96% of women say they have purchased cotton home textile products before, according to the Cotton Incorporated Home Textiles Survey. "Cotton...

2010-06-17 11:20:00

ORLANDO, Fla., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- CORD:USE Cord Blood Bank, a public cord blood banking facility, and its Team of cord blood pioneers and leaders announced last month their plans to open a family cord blood bank to offer its high quality services to new parents who elect to privately bank their baby's cord blood. The Team of experts in cord blood biology, banking and transplantation includes Drs. Hal Broxmeyer, Joanne Kurtzberg, John Wagner, Eliane Gluckman and Alan Levine. In...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.