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2014-04-15 16:22:02

DUBLIN, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qzlqtr/asia_fertilizer) has announced the addition of the "Asia Fertilizer Industry Outlook to 2017- High Demand for Phosphate and Potash Fertilizers Driven by balanced Fertilization" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qzlqtr/asia_fertilizer ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The...

2014-04-15 08:36:43

Provides simple, comprehensive security across endpoints using cloud, hybrid or on-premise deployment DALLAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global pioneer in security software, today announced major upgrades to the Trend Micro(TM) Complete User Protection solution. As companies seek to transition to the cloud without compromising security or performance, Trend Micro has developed enhancements to meet growing demands for greater protection...

2014-04-10 12:33:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) during the second week of April ended down for most leading TASE indices - Companies continue to raise capital through debt and share offerings - TASE launches the "Tel-Aviv Tech-Elite Index" TA-25 The TA-25 index decreased 0.4% over the week, bringing year-to-date increase to 6.3%. (Logo:...

2014-04-09 04:21:08

TAIPEI, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), today reported unaudited net sales for the month of March 2014. Revenues for March 2014 Period 2014 2013 Y/Y Change Y/Y (%) ------ ---- ---- ---------- ------- March 11,289,431 9,598,645 +1,690,786 +17.61% -----...

2014-04-07 12:38:07

BANGALORE, India and EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), one of the leading providers of IT services globally, will announce results for the fourth quarter and year ended March 31, 2014 on Thursday, April 17, 2014 after stock market trading hours in India. The results will be available in the Investors section of the company's website at www.wipro.com. At 06:45 PM IST* (9:15 AM US Eastern time) following the results announcement, the...

2014-04-07 08:29:27

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 3.4.2014 meeting, the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) Board of Directors approved the launch of the TA Tech-Elite index, which will comprise the shares of the leading Technology and Biomed companies. The new index includes companies with a free float of at least 25% and a market cap of at least NIS 400 million. The minimum market cap required from IPO companies for fast track entrance into the index is set at NIS 200 million. The...

2014-04-02 12:34:54

Comprehensive solution also cited for low cost of ownership DALLAS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in security software and solutions, today announced that Trend Micro(TM) Deep Discovery(TM) 3.5 earned the top score for overall breach detection rate in NSS Labs' Breach Detection Systems (BDS) Group Test. Trend Micro also had the second lowest cost of ownership among the field. The NSS Security Value Map(TM) and...

2014-04-01 04:21:02

MIAMI, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightstar Corp announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Commerce and Services (C&S) division of Tokyo-based SoftBank BB Corp. (SBB), a leading distributor of information and communications technology (ICT) hardware and software products and mobile accessories in Japan. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120904/FL67928LOGO The new company has been named SoftBank Commerce & Services Corp....

2014-03-31 04:20:25

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG, OTCQX: DGRLY) (hereinafter: "Delek Group" or "The Group") announced today its results for the fourth quarter and full year period ended December 31, 2013. The full financial statements are available in English on Delek Group's website at: www.delek-group.com. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FULL YEAR 2013 PERIOD -- Group net income amounted to NIS 740 million, an increase of 59% compared with net income...

2014-03-28 16:22:37

RAMSEY, N.J., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Konica Minolta Sensing Americas featured blog article: How Spectrophotometers Can Ensure the Purity of Aspirin (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140328/NY93197) Aspirin was discovered in Germany in 1899. Aspirin whose chemical name is acetylsalicylic acid was derived from a compound called salicylic acid. The medicinal pain killing values of acetylsalicylic were already known at the time, but so was its most common side effect...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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