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2014-10-16 08:29:14

Newly-created executive-level position to drive opportunities for artists, songwriters, partners and the TuneCore brand NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading digital music distribution and music publishing administration company TuneCore announced today that music-industry veteran Joe Cuello has joined the company as Chief Creative Officer. In this newly-created role, Cuello will oversee the TuneCore brand and spearhead initiatives such as new partnerships and special...

2014-10-15 12:28:56

Employee Reviews of Fast Growing Toronto Startup Boast "Awesome Place to Work," "Fantastic Culture" and "Best Startup Career Opportunity in Toronto!" TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Influitive, the advocate marketing experts, announced today that it is now one of the highest-ranked companies on Glassdoor, a career community featuring anonymous employee reviews and ratings. Influitive is described by current and former employees as a satisfying place to work, featuring a high...

2014-10-15 12:27:30

Named to the 2014 Folio: 100 List NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading, (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, announced founder and CEO, Stephen Saunders, has been named to the prestigious Folio: 100 list as a 'Dynamic Disrupter.' The annual awards program salutes the most influential and impactful media entrepreneurs and professionals each year. Saunders will be celebrated on October 21, 2014 at the Folio:...

google voice search
2014-10-15 09:29:58

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online More than half of all 13- to 17-year-old US teenagers conduct voice searchers on their smartphone at least twice per day, while just 41 percent of American adults were fans of the feature, a new Google study has revealed. The company’s new Mobile Voice Study found that 56 percent of all adults said that using virtual assistants such as Google, Apple’s Siri or Google’s Cortana made them “feel tech savvy,” and 45 percent of...

2014-10-15 08:35:36

Four million Universal Plug and Play devices may be vulnerable to use by attackers CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today released, through the company's Prolexic Security Engineering & Response Team (PLXsert), a new cybersecurity threat advisory. The advisory alerts the security community, device vendors,...

2014-10-15 08:27:46

Company's high-profile sync placements, launch of Artist Services portal demonstrate continued focus on creating opportunity and driving revenue for musicians, songwriters, managers and labels NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TuneCore continues to grow opportunities and revenues for artists and songwriters. Today, the company announced strong Q3 2014 artist earnings results. Additionally, TuneCore highlighted several new, key initiatives launched to further support the growing...

2014-10-15 08:25:13

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) and the most-loved slot theme of all time, Wheel of Fortune®, continued their millionaire-minting legacy by paying three, million-plus jackpots, totaling more than $4.9 million, in a single week. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO "No one pays jackpots like IGT," said Eric Tom, IGT EVP of Global Sales. "Making three millionaires in a single week is truly what sets IGT's Wheel of...

google amazon search rivals
2014-10-15 06:14:42

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt has declared Amazon to be his company’s biggest online search rival, pointing out the proportion of retail searches that are done within Amazon. Google still currently enjoys a more than 90 percent share of online searching worldwide, but along with the threat of established rivals, Schmidt also acknowledges the potential for as yet unknown competitors to emerge. In a speech given during a...

2014-10-14 23:02:18

Jason Hope, futurist and entrepreneur, predicts that the home is the next front where the Internet of Things will take over. From the refrigerator to the garage door, chances are the home of the near future will be fully connected through the Internet of Things citing a recent article by Business Insider. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 In the next five years, Jason Hope predicts that the average home will be smarter and more connected than ever before. With millions of people...

2014-10-14 08:40:51

Low Cost JEDEC Protocol Compliance Analyzer Validation of DDR3 and DDR4 Protocol and Timing Parameters SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MemCon -- Teledyne LeCroy, the worldwide leader in high speed I/O analysis and protocol test solutions, today announced its new Kibra 480 Compliance Analyzer. New DDR4 enabled systems are now available in the market. As these DDR4 enabled systems begin to proliferate, compliance testing becomes increasingly important. DDR4 doubles...


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Flatwoods monster
2013-08-26 08:20:20

The Flatwoods monster is claimed to be an unidentified species of either a terrestrial cryptid or an extraterrestrial being. It was reported being seen in the town of Flatwoods, West Virginia, on September 12, 1952 on some land owned by a local farmer, G. Bailey Fisher. The witnesses include two brothers, Edward and Fred May, their mother Kathleen, a friend of the boys, Tommy Hyer, along with Neil Nunley, Ronnie Shaver, and national guardsman Eugene Lemon. It was described as being ten...

TurboExpress
2013-08-10 07:24:17

The TurboExpress was a handheld video game console produced as a portable version of the TurboGrafx-16/PC. It was released in 1990 by NEC and known as PC Engine GT (Game Talk) in Japan. Considered to be the most advanced handheld upon release, it could play all of the TurboGrafx-16’s HuCard games. It only sold 1.5 million units and was plagued with problems. Frequent sound failure and screen pixel failure were mostly reported. Also, text was difficult to read and certain RPG games were...

Zeebo
2013-08-06 15:42:46

The Zeebo is a 3G enabled system for entertainment and educational use. It allows the user to play video games, connect to the Internet, and run educational programs. The unit was developed by Zeebo Inc. and announced in November 2008 in Brazil. It went on sale in limited supply on June 1, 2009. The original price was dropped twice by November 2009, and was distributed nationwide in December 2009. By August 2010 around 40 games were released and on September 1, 2010 Zeebo was going to add...

iQue Player
2013-08-05 13:29:37

The iQue Player was developed by Nintendo and manufactured by iQue as a video game console. The Chinese name for the iQue is Shen You Ji (Devine Gaming Machine). The console is in the shape of a controller that plugs directly into a television. An accessory is available for multiplayer use. It is sold exclusively in China and was released on November 17, 2003. The game cartridges contained a built in 64 MB flash card that plugged into the console / controller. Upon release of the unit,...

Alexis Ohanian
2013-08-04 07:45:49

Born on April 24, 1983, Alexis Ohanian is an American internet entrepreneur, activist and investor based in Brooklyn, New York. He is best known for co-founding the social news website Reddit, helping launch travel search website Hipmunk, and starting social enterprise Breadpig. Ohanian attended the University of Virginia in 2005 and went on to start Reddit.com with co-founder Steve Huffman. Reddit was later acquired by another company, but Ohanian, stays closely connected by being on its...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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