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Mobile Messaging Startup Blink Shut Down After Yahoo Acquires It
2014-05-14 11:07:18

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Blink once and you might have missed the recent transaction between Yahoo and mobile messaging startup Blink. Yahoo Inc. bought the app maker, which developed technology that allows users to send messages that self-destruct at a time set by the sender, and has announced that its talent pool will now move over to the Yahoo team. It will also mean the end of the line for the Blink app. "We built Blink because we believe everyone...

2014-05-13 08:39:06

Company Provides Open Access to Further Extend the Postgres Ecosystem SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TransLattice, the geographically distributed data management company for enterprise, cloud and hybrid environments, today announced the availability of the release candidate for Postgres-XL, an open source, clustered, parallel SQL database designed for both OLTP and Big Data analytics. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100810/AQ48354LOGO NEWS FACTS:...

2014-05-12 23:11:10

Skype guitar teacher Dyce Kimura, of the Hollywood, Fort Lauderdale area, is offering a promotion to former and current students. Those who refer a friend who completes a Skype lesson will be rewarded with a complimentary Skype lesson of their own. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Being original and unique can warrant both harsh resistance and lucrative rewards in business. Entrepreneurs and business owners who willingly take risks may find the unique niches in which their...

2014-05-12 23:00:31

You can now vote for your favorite Drupal website at bluedropawards.org. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Blue Drop Awards, the independent, nominated, voted event, is announcing that voting is now open. Voting is open from now until Monday, May 26th; finalists have been chosen, but winners have yet to be declared. Winners will be announced on Monday, June 2nd. Current nominees and finalists can be viewed on their website. Created in 2012, Blue Drop Awards aims to publicly recognize the...

2014-05-12 08:37:19

Company uses proven Hadoop® scale-out technology to cost-effectively replace traditional RDBMS databases SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Splice Machine, provider of the only Hadoop RDBMS, today announced that its real-time relational database management system is now available as a public beta. The Splice Machine database enables companies to replace traditional RDBMS systems that are too costly or difficult to scale. A full-featured, transactional SQL database on...

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2014-05-12 04:36:45

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google is testing out some major changes to the desktop browser-based version of Gmail in an attempt to make it more similar to the mobile version of the email client, various media outlets reported over the weekend. According to Russell Holly of Geek.com, who obtained images of what the mobile Gmail interface might look like on a desktop browser, the new version “is clearly designed to function across a variety of screen sizes...

2014-05-08 23:06:35

Partnership Gives MATLAB and Simulink Users Full-Scale Support in Polarion ALM for Traceability from Requirements to Test Cases, Models, and Generated Code Stuttgart, Germany/San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Polarion Software, creator of the world’s fastest enterprise scale 100% browser-based Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solution today announced that it has become a member of the MathWorks Connections Program. MathWorks is the world's leading developer of technical...

2014-05-08 08:41:45

Latest version enables companies to build cross-platform installers up to 25% faster and 20% smaller than previous versions SAN FRANCISCO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BitRock has announced the availability of InstallBuilder 9, the most current version of its packaging and deployment platform for companies building cross-platform installers. InstallBuilder is used in more than 30 countries by hundreds of companies ranging from Fortune 100 businesses to startups. Photo -...

2014-05-07 08:40:23

Artifactory Empowers Node.js Community with First Enterprise-Grade Repository SAN FRANCISCO, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JFrog, the company that's leading the way software is built and distributed, today announced full support of on-premise and cloud-based npm repositories. The company's binary repository management solution, Artifactory, is now the first private npm registry and proxy for the extremely popular Node.js framework. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/85112 As the only...

2014-05-06 23:08:36

eXo, the enterprise social platform company, announces today its OEM Partner Program, bringing its social collaboration, mobile, and cloud capabilities to independent software vendors who need to modernize their own solutions. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 eXo, the enterprise social platform company, announces today its OEM Partner Program, bringing its social collaboration, mobile, and cloud capabilities to independent software vendors who need to modernize their own...

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Kobo Arc
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Arc is a tablet computer produced and released by Kobo Inc. in November, 2012. It has a 7-inch screen and uses Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. It is the second model produced by Kobo, the first was the Kobo Vox. It comes in black or white with Wi-Fi, a micro USB port, a headphone jack, and dual speakers. It has a dual core CPU, 1 GB Ram, and 16, 32, or 64 GB of storage. It has a rechargeable battery with ten hours of reading and two weeks stand by. It is capable of...

Instant Messaging
2013-02-16 10:10:10

Image Credit: Photos.com Instant messaging (IM) is communicating over the Internet through the typing of text from one person to another. This is done on a computer or other device connected to the Internet by a cable or wireless connection and done in real time. It is text communication done specifically between users by a contact list, buddy list, or a friend list, whereas online chat is usually done by users in a multi-user environment. Some IM programs allow for video messaging by a...

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Java, a programming language originally developed by James Gosling, was developed at Sun Microsystems and released in 1995. Much of its syntax is derived from C and C++ but with a simpler object model and fewer low-level facilities. The applications are normally compiled to bytecode that can run on any Java Virtual Machine regardless of computer architecture. Java, designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible, is a concurrent, class-based, object oriented language. It is...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'