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2014-07-10 16:27:28

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) delivered continued customer growth in the recently concluded quarter, according to comments made today by Chairman and CEO Lowell McAdam at the Allen & Company conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. McAdam said Verizon Wireless expects to report a net of more than 1.4 million retail postpaid additions in second-quarter 2014. This includes strong smartphone additions, company-record tablet additions...

IBM 'Thinks' Big, Invests $3 Billion In Chip Research And Develoment
2014-07-10 12:28:19

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online IBM has been around for more than a 100 years and it has redefined its business many times to meet changing demand for its products. While the company also known as Big Blue touted its motto "Think" as it lead the desktop PC in the late 1970s and throughout the 1980s the company now finds itself at a crossroads. On Wednesday, a week before its second quarterly earnings will be released, IBM announced it is spending $3 billion over the...

2014-07-09 23:14:46

Leading maker of two-wheel waste and recycling carts opens new manufacturing facility in Salt Lake City. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Toter®, a Wastequip® brand, and the nation’s leading manufacturer of two-wheel curbside waste and recycling collection carts, announces the opening of its newest manufacturing facility in Salt Lake City, Utah. The announcement reaffirms Toter’s commitment to its strategic growth strategy and the expansion of manufacturing in the U.S....

Government Transparency Report Published By Verizon
2014-07-09 11:37:57

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Verizon reaffirmed its commitment to transparency on Tuesday and issued its second company transparency report, which covers the first six months of this year. Verizon’s Transparency Report for the First Half of 2014 revealed that the carrier received approximately 150,000 requests for customer information from federal, state or local law enforcement in the United States. In the report Verizon stated, "We do not release customer...

2014-07-08 16:26:38

New company offers precision-engineered, nonwoven polyester materials for applications in filtration, manufacturing, and retail CONOVER, N.C., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Polyester Fibers LLC, a leading North American manufacturer of nonwoven polyester materials, today announced that it has completed a management-led buyout from its parent company, Empire Investment Holdings. The buyout was funded by Polyester Fibers' management team and financing was provided by JPMorgan Chase, a...

2014-07-08 08:38:56

-- 100 Chinese Universities team with IBM to prepare 40,000 students per year for the fast expanding job market ARMONK, N.Y. and BEIJING, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has embarked on a major collaboration with China's education ecosystem - as a result of the Memorandum of Understanding that IBM signed with the Ministry of Education in the first quarter - focused on addressing the burgeoning Big Data and Analytics (BD&A) skills opportunity in...

2014-07-07 12:22:31

- City of Madrid selects IBM, through its subsidiary INSA, to provide citizens more efficient environmental services MADRID, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Madrid and IBM (NYSE: IBM), through its subsidiary INSA, announced today the largest environmental services management project in Spain, designed to improve city life for all of Madrid's three million citizens. Using IBM's Smarter Cities technology, this initiative will help improve the delivery and efficiency of city...

2014-07-07 08:22:45

OSLO, Norway, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapa, the global leader in the delivery of aluminum solutions, has signed a five-year global services agreement with IBM (IBM: NYSE) to operate the IT infrastructure for all of its 200 locations around the world. With the new agreement, which covers services for servers and workstations supporting 11,000 employees worldwide, Sapa will be able to use a cloud infrastructure including SoftLayer, an IBM company, for new workloads to support its...

2014-07-07 00:20:21

Agreement with Beijing government helps transform approaches to air quality management BEIJING, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced that it is deploying the full force of its researchers in laboratories around the world in a 10-year initiative to support China in transforming its national energy systems and protecting the health of citizens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140704/124519 Dubbed "Green Horizon", the project sets out to leap beyond current...

2014-07-03 12:27:51

GHENT, Belgium and NEW YORK, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ADAM Software to power CloudDAM - Microsoft's new global DAM infrastructure ADAM Software has been chosen by Microsoft due to the robustness and scalability of its DAM solution, the openness of its API, and its proven capabilities in the most demanding enterprise environments. ADAM Software, a leading Digital Asset Management (DAM) and Product Content Management (PCM) software provider, today announced...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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