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2014-10-13 23:01:14

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) that allege the cholesterol-lowering statin caused some patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to a Motion filed in the U.S. District Court,...

2014-10-13 12:27:05

Contributions to fund new medical research, prevention programs and patient care HOUSTON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ExxonMobil today announced $18 million in grants to Houston health care facilities to support cancer prevention and cardiovascular research, expand pediatric care for children with autism and enhance pediatric liver disease research and clinical services. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141010/151530 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer...

2014-10-13 08:32:09

Sales of Mega-Fast Fiber Broadband Service in Austin Surpass Expectations; Service Now Available to Twice as Many Households and Small Businesses Since 2013 Launch AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* is doubling down on Austin, giving more residents and small businesses than ever access to its fastest available broadband and Wi-Fi speeds. The company announced today it has transitioned all U-verse(®) with AT&T GigaPower(SM) customers to speeds reaching up to 1Gbps and...

2014-10-11 23:01:06

“This looks and sounds like a new and direct competitor to Netflix and the traditional cable television landscape,” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 During a recent speech Verizon Communications CEO Lowell McAdam said they plan to launch an Internet-based television service in the first half of 2015. This is a move that is intended to shake up traditional cable television, says Reuters, Sept 11. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers...

2014-10-10 20:20:16

DUBLIN, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented move, the European Commission requested an urgent meeting between the European Union and the United States to discuss Norwegian Air International's pending application for a foreign air carrier permit before the U.S. Department of Transportation. The extraordinary meeting, which is being requested by the Commission on behalf of the European Union as a party to the U.S-EU Open Skies Agreement, sends a clear message that the...

2014-10-10 16:26:18

WOODSTOCK, NB, Oct. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Allison Lenehan, President of Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of high-speed internet to 100% of rural Canada, issued the following statement today in response to a release issued yesterday by Industry Minister James Moore on Consultations on the 3500 Mhz band spectrum. "Yesterday, the Minister of Industry released a statement regarding the 3500 MHz spectrum consultation. Xplornet is delighted that the Minister has...

2014-10-10 16:22:04

Moves Follow Previously Announced Retirements and Changes in Caterpillar's Executive Office PEORIA, Ill., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the previous announcement regarding two group presidents' retirements and new responsibilities for another group president, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced related changes at the vice president level, including the retirement of Vice President Steve Gosselin. Steve Gosselin RetirementAfter more than 35 years of outstanding...

2014-10-10 16:21:55

Group Presidents Stu Levenick and Steve Wunning to Retire, Group President Ed Rapp to Replace Wunning, Vice Presidents Rob Charter and Tom Pellette Appointed as Group Presidents PEORIA, Ill., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following long and distinguished careers with the company, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Group Presidents Stu Levenick, 61, and Steve Wunning, 63, have elected to retire. Levenick is a Caterpillar group president with responsibility for Customer...

2014-10-09 08:34:29

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Electric and Verizon today announced plans to expand the reach and strength of the Industrial Internet. The companies have teamed up to allow GE's software-enabled machines and devices to connect to Verizon's machine-to-machine connectivity and cloud platforms to create a secure wireless communications system for the Industrial Internet. The announcement was made at GE's Minds + Machines conference in New York. The GE/Verizon alliance is...

2014-10-08 23:14:01

ZinLabs Accelerates Commercialization Efforts With Bouchard At The Helm SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Zintera Corp, owner of ZinLabs and developer of a suite of cognitive technologies and other bio-inspired products, announces the hiring of Pete Bouchard. As Cognitive Innovation Officer (CIO), Bouchard will work closely with his scientific peers to lead ZinLabs to commercialize several core technologies developed by Zintera, including their cognitive enablement platform....


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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