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2014-09-10 20:22:04

The "dinosaur has no clothes": Exxon underperforms vs. S&P 500 by 8% for past five years due to overspending on risky replenishment of reserves OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI) issued a report finding that ExxonMobil (XOM) - the largest U.S. energy company -- is significantly underestimating the risks to its business model from investments in higher cost, higher carbon reserves; increasing national and subnational climate...

2014-09-10 12:32:40

Leadership role reflects widespread adoption of IBM's strategy to apply storage virtualization, global file system software to clients' growing Big Data challenges ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that International Data Corp. (IDC) has ranked IBM as the top ranking supplier of Software Defined Storage Platforms (SDS-P) in its latest Worldwide Storage Software QView for the second quarter 2014, based on software revenue. The ranking...

2014-09-10 08:33:25

LONDON, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amex Insiders, the ultimate concierge service, today unveiled their exclusive London Fashion Week 'uniforms'; bespoke jackets created by world renowned British designer OSMAN. The Amex Insiders will be on hand throughout the week to offer event support and more. From confirming show times and venue locations, to making dinner reservations and even dashing to cobblers or dry cleaners, the Amex Insiders un-complicate the LFW schedule...

2014-09-10 08:23:40

Top 25 American Companies Invested More Than $152 Billion In The U.S. Last Year WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Which U.S. companies are betting on America's future? The Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) today released U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home in a Connected World ranking the top 25 American companies by their capital spending in the United States. For the third year in a row, AT&T was at the top of the Investment Hero list with...

net neutrality spectrum auction
2014-09-10 05:28:01

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering holding wireless service providers to the same Net Neutrality rules that apply to wired broadband companies, and is considering calling off next year’s spectrum auction unless firms demonstrate that they are willing to commit serious money to the cause. According to Reuters reporter Alina Selyukh, Wheeler told those in attendance at a wireless industry...

2014-09-09 12:35:00

- Global Leader in Materials for Surfaces, DuPont Building Innovations' Product DuPont(TM) Corian® Solid Surfaces to Play Key Role in Enabling Embedded Wireless Charging BEAVERTON, Ore., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) today announced that DuPont Building Innovations (DuPont), HP, Acer, KDDI, and Rohm have joined the A4WP, adding both breadth and depth to the standards organization leading the development of the ecosystem for Rezence-based...

2014-09-09 08:26:06

Program rewards members everywhere they shop, awards bonus points for shopping locally, provides turnkey marketing solution to help independent businesses compete with national chains ALCOA, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buzz Points, a leader in connecting local businesses, community financial institutions and consumers through rewards, today announced that Alcoa Tenn Federal Credit Union, a financial institution headquartered in Alcoa, Tennessee serving members throughout...

2014-09-08 16:26:52

- Breach confirmed ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot(®), the world's largest home improvement retailer, today confirmed that its payment data systems have been breached, which could potentially impact customers using payment cards at its U.S. and Canadian stores. There is no evidence that the breach has impacted stores in Mexico or customers who shopped online at HomeDepot.com. While the company continues to determine the full scope, scale and...

2014-09-08 12:34:43

Velocity IP Plan Makes Award-Winning U-verse Services Available to More Customers CLEVELAND, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands more Cleveland-area residents have a new choice for their Internet and television, thanks to wider availability of AT&T U-verse® services. AT&T* today announced that U-verse expanded to more than 4,800 local customer locations in July. More than 187,000 customer locations were added across AT&T's wireline territory in the same month. The services...

2014-09-06 23:02:08

C8 Lawsuit Claims Are Being Selected For Consideration As Cases For Bellwether Trials. Plaintiffs In The C8 Complaints Allege They Developed Illnesses Such As Kidney Cancer and Thyroid Disease After Being Exposed To C8 Contaminated Water. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 06, 2014 Attorneys representing clients along the Ohio River in the vicinity of the DuPont Washington Works Plant in Parkersburg W. Virginia in C8 lawsuits that allege their clients contracted illnesses including kidney...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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