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2014-04-25 08:26:11

SHANGHAI, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINA Corporation (the "Company" or "SINA") (NASDAQ GS: SINA), a leading Internet media company serving China and the global Chinese communities, today announced that it had received three notices from Beijing Municipal Cultural Market Administrative Law Enforcement Unit concerning alleged violations of PRC regulations on the Company's distribution of certain unhealthy and indecent literary content on its online reading channel...

2014-04-25 08:25:23

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM), SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), QUALCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) and Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are...

2014-04-24 12:27:34

NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:TST) Chairman, President, and CEO, Elisabeth DeMarse, announced the appointment of Janet Lynne Guyon as Editor in Chief of TheStreet.com website. Guyon joins TheStreet from Investopedia, where she has served as Managing Editor. Before that, Guyon worked at Bloomberg News for four years, managing Bloomberg.com and editing "Top" news. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130102/NY35868LOGO-b Guyon has more than...

2014-04-24 12:27:21

NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Financial Literacy Month in full swing, TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) today announced the launch of TheStreet Foundation, a non-profit organization with the goal of supporting and expanding financial literacy for consumers through investigative journalism and custom research on high-impact financial topics. The Foundation will receive funding from TheStreet, Inc. for these initiatives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140424/78120...

2014-04-24 12:26:42

Successful Companies Founded by Physicists Often Break the Silicon Valley Model, According to New American Institute of Physics (AIP) Report WASHINGTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For much of the 20(th) century, many of the technological innovations that drove U.S. economic growth emerged from "idea factories" housed within large companies -- research units like Bell Labs or Xerox PARC that developed everything from the transistor to the computer mouse. In recent...

2014-04-24 10:56:34

Successful companies founded by physicists often break the Silicon Valley model, according to new American Institute of Physics report For much of the 20th century, many of the technological innovations that drove U.S. economic growth emerged from "idea factories" housed within large companies -- research units like Bell Labs or Xerox PARC that developed everything from the transistor to the computer mouse. In recent decades, however, many large high-tech companies have eliminated...

2014-04-24 08:45:21

SALT LAKE CITY, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK) today announced the promotion of Seth Marks to the position of senior vice president of Merchandising and Strategic Sourcing for the online shopping site. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120110/LA33954LOGO Marks began his work at Overstock.com in 2013, and has served as vice president of Sales and Special Acquisitions. "Seth brings a wealth of experience to this position from his previous work...

2014-04-24 04:22:05

SALT LAKE CITY, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utah venture firm 42 Ventures, founded in 2006 by successful tech entrepreneur Ned Stringham, has pioneered a new formula for venture investing. It's almost the opposite of traditional Silicon Valley firms. Rather than pursuing bets in multi-billion dollar markets with the idea of hitting a home-run 1 in 10 to 20 times, 42v concentrates on narrower, industry-specific markets where the upside is lower, but the potential to dominate that...

2014-04-23 16:34:22

EAST WINDSOR, Conn., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insuritas, the nation's premier provider of cloud-based, private-labeled insurance agencies, announced today it has been hired by Overstock.com to launch its virtual insurance agency solution for one of the nation's premier online shopping sites. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77736 "We are delighted to be making history in launching the Overstock.com Insurance Agency," noted Jeffrey Chesky, President and CEO of...

2014-04-21 08:29:57

NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet (NASDAQ:TST) announced today that TheStreet TV has been named an official honoree in the Best News & Information Channel category in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet....


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • 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.
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