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Survey Reveals Harassment A Common Part Of Online Life, Especially For Women

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Young adults, particularly young women, are the most common targets of online harassment, according to a new survey from Pew Research. Writing about the new survey – Maeve Duggan, a...

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2014-10-24 23:06:20

Social verification company, BeehiveID, appoints Rich Orcutt as VP of Sales Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 BeehiveID (http://www.beehiveID.com) announces that the former Head of Sales, Strategic Markets for iovation, Richard Orcutt, will now lead their sales team. BeehiveID, an innovator in social verification, works to identify fraudulent online accounts by investigating behavior patterns created on social networking sites. Using the company's revolutionary Social...

2014-10-24 23:04:12

Latest fitness boot camp 6-week transformation challenge starts October 27 and a few spots are still available. Kennesaw, GA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Kennesaw’s premier fitness boot camp, Kennesaw Fit Body Boot Camp, is famous locally for their demanding but extremely effective body transformation challenges. The challenges, which include six weeks of nutritional guidance and unlimited workouts, have become high-demand events. The fitness boot camp will begin its latest 6-week challenge...

2014-10-23 23:13:09

Brian Beckcom of Houston-based law firm VB Attorneys, who represented half the crew of the Maersk Alabama who were attacked by Somali pirates in 2009, is representing Captain Thomas, who was kidnapped off his ship in the Gulf of Guinea and held hostage, tortured, and malnourished for 18 days. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Captain Wren Thomas, an American ship captain, has filed a lawsuit (1) against his employer as a result of a piracy and kidnapping event that occurred one year...

2014-10-23 23:06:41

Washington Township fitness boot camp adds TRX Training and kettlebell workouts to its lineup. Washington Township, NJ (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Washington Township’s premier fitness boot camp, Washington Township Fit Body Boot Camp, is announcing that they’re adding two new specialty workouts to their weekly lineup. “Starting October 27th, we’ll have kettlebell and TRX Training workouts available each week for our members, in addition to workouts designed around the Unstoppable...

2014-10-23 23:06:39

Keuilian’s latest blog post explains why starting a fitness boot camp makes more sense financially, personally and professionally. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Bedros Keuilian’s name is most often identified with one of two things: his international, best-selling Fit Body Boot Camp fitness boot camps or his position as a leader in fitness marketing. In his latest blog post, he combines both areas of expertise in explaining why starting a fitness boot camp makes more sense...

2014-10-23 08:31:17

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, thousands of girls across America will celebrate their "sweet 16." But for orphan girls in Europe's poorest nation, Moldova, there's nothing sweet about that milestone. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141022/153857 The June after their 16th birthday, orphans in that country "age out" of state-run institutions. They leave with $30, a bus ticket back to the village from which they came... and a target on their back....

2014-10-22 23:11:17

Michael Jacobs, a Bay Area School District employee develops the Safeskoolz Notifier System to protect our children in the event of a school-based attack. Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 With all the talk of the Ebola virus and Isis in the media, issues like school safety can sometimes be forgotten. For Michael Jacobs, keeping our students safe remains a priority. After hearing about the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in 2012, all Michael could think of doing was...

2014-10-22 23:07:02

Hollywood does its part to promote cybersecurity awareness month; helps spread the word that ransomware is a real threat (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 KnowBe4 commended Hollywood this week, noting nearly 11 million viewers got a dose of ransomware Sunday night (October 20th), with CBS’s ‘The Good Wife’ depicting the grim realities of what it means to be infected. While ransomware has continued to spread, many organizations have to deal with the repercussions and expense involved with...

2014-10-22 08:20:37

DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) is pleased to announce that Boat History Report (www.boathistoryreport.com), the leading provider of watercraft history information for buyers and sellers of used boats, has joined the organization as a strategic partner. By accessing Boat History Report's extensive nationwide databases, buyers and sellers can obtain reports relating to: -- Accidents, including collision, fire and...

2014-10-21 23:04:21

Continuing its Alignment with National Cyber Security Awareness Month, ThreatMetrix Draws on Recent Data Breaches to Outline Cyber Security Lessons for Small Businesses San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announced several risks and preventative strategies for small and medium businesses (SMBs) protect against data breaches, continuing its commitment to this year’s...


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Wendigo
2014-02-10 16:19:19

The Wendigo is a legendary demonic creature or spirit from the Algonquian people of the Atlantic coast, and the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. It is said the Wendigo could either posses humans or be a human that has been transformed into a creature. One of its traits is that of cannibalism. The Algonquian people believed that the eating of human flesh would put the person at risk of becoming a Wendigo. There is a modern medical term known as Wendigo Psychosis, which...

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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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