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2011-05-25 07:51:00

LONDON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Anderson, Network Manager for Cramlington Learning Village School, gave his feedback on how Diskeeper(R) dramatically cut their server backup times in half. The School which has been graded 'outstanding' in the last three OFSTED inspections had the problem of backup times taking four days to complete. "Symantec BackupExec V12.5, our primary backup application, was taking considerable amount of time to backup due to file fragmentation....

2011-03-03 13:30:00

DETROIT, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To demonstrate effective, low mass designs for steel-intensive fuel tanks of future vehicles, representatives from the Strategic Alliance for Steel Fuel Tanks (SASFT) presented "An Approach for Developing Lightweight Steel Tanks for Advanced Hybrid Electric Vehicles" at the ITB Group's Automotive Energy Storage and Fuel Systems conference today in Novi, Mich. David Anderson of the Steel Market Development Institute, and Danet Surytama of EDAG Inc.,...

2010-05-06 10:00:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of rapid point-of-care diagnostic tests for the measurement of CD4 T-cells, a marker of the immune system will be an important factor in improving the lives of people living with HIV and AIDS especially in developing and resource-poor countries. Speaking on global diagnostics at the Bio2010 International Convention in Chicago, Burnet Institute's Associate Professor David Anderson said point-of-care tests that are cheap, easy to use and...

2010-05-05 10:45:00

DETROIT, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bar Applications Group (BAG) of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) announced the release of its fifth update of the online Bar Steel Fatigue Database today, making more than 110 steel grade and process iterations available to project team members and design engineers in the ground vehicle industry. "The Fatigue Database provides core information that better predicts the design capability of improved parts," David Anderson, director of Long...

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2010-01-30 08:29:36

Caltech biologist David Anderson and his colleagues identify a brain chemical involved in promoting aggression in flies Recently, biologist David Anderson set out to learn whether flies, like bees, can get angry--part of a broader effort to study how animal behavior relates to genetics. "Every time you swat a fly away from your hamburger, it seems to come back to the food more aggressively or persistently," Anderson said. "People might wonder about whether there's such a thing as an 'angry'...

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2009-12-06 13:20:00

Study, published in Nature, also identifies pheromone-detecting neurons in the fly's antenna Have you ever found yourself struggling to get your order taken at a crowded bar or lunch counter, only to walk away in disgust as more aggressive customers elbow their way to the front? It turns out that flies do much the same thing, according to biologists from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). Reporting in the advance online edition of the journal Nature, the scientists say they...

2009-12-01 12:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Investors, LLC ("Palo Alto"), which exercises control over more than 21% of the common stock of Triangle Petroleum Corporation ("Triangle", or the "Company") (TSXV: TPE; OTC Bulletin Board: TPLM), today applauded the Company's Board for its decisive actions on behalf of shareholders. Earlier today, the Company announced the appointment of Dr. Peter J. Hill as the Company's Chief Executive Officer. It also announced the addition of three...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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