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2014-07-25 23:01:23

Elite international tennis tournament benefits from communications services, including Internet, voice and video. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 RCN Business, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, voice, video and network solutions, announces today that it is providing Internet, voice and video services through its wholly-owned and locally managed fiber-rich network to support the Citi Open tennis tournament being held in Washington, D.C. For three years, RCN has...

2014-07-24 23:09:55

Presentation by Henry Paulson at meeting of the Inc. Magazine Business Owners Council New York, New York (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 SarderTV, the media company created by Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning, experts in IT and business education, announced a new video featuring Henry Paulson, the former CEO of Goldman Sachs and 74th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury has joined the database of Learning from CEO's videos. SarderTV is an expanding collection of video interviews with...

2014-07-24 08:29:42

Thomson Reuters patent information solution, which includes Derwent World Patents Index, outranks established and recent entrant competitors ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Innovation, the leading IP intelligence and collaboration platform from the Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's premiere provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, was designated the top patent research and analysis solution...

2014-07-23 08:28:26

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biometric companies make news with latest technology developments, wearable smart technologies gain momentum as anticipation grows: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), Facebook Ink. (NASDAQ: FB), Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Mastercard Corporation (NYSE: MA) NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD:OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces...

2014-07-18 16:21:40

TONAWANDA, N.Y., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifrax I LLC (the "Issuer") and Unifrax Holding Co. (the "Co-Issuer" and together with the Issuer, the "Issuers") previously announced the solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") to amend (the "Proposed Amendments") the indenture (the "Indenture") governing their 7.50% Senior Notes due 2019 (the "Notes") pursuant to a Consent Solicitation Statement dated July 10, 2014 (the "Consent Solicitation Statement"). The Issuers...

2014-07-18 08:27:00

BEIJING, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SouFun Holdings Limited (NYSE: SFUN, "SouFun" or the "Company"), the leading real estate Internet portal in China, today announced its five-year plan direction with a new flagship website Fang.com. "SouFun's future relies on three platforms: China's leading real estate Internet and Mobile Platform, real estate and home furnishing Transaction Platform, and real estate Internet Financing Platform. SouFun's Internet and Mobile Platform will...

2014-07-18 08:22:10

Promotes Verified Listings among Secondary Brokerage Agencies BEIJING, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leju Holdings Limited ("Leju" or the "Company") (NYSE: LEJU), a leading online-to-offline ("O2O") real estate services provider in China, today announced that it has signed strategic agreements with over 100 secondary brokerage agencies in 17 key cities in China, including four secondary brokerage agency alliance groups in Hangzhou, Qingdao, Chongqing and Xi'an. The participating...

2014-07-18 08:21:44

CALGARY, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE) (NASDAQ: IVAN) has scheduled a special meeting of shareholders to be held on August 13, 2014. The purpose of the special meeting is to give shareholders the opportunity to approve a proposal to effect a share consolidation or reverse-split as a means of regaining compliance with NASDAQ's minimum bid price requirements prior to September 2, 2014. Details of the proposal are included in the proxy materials mailed to...

2014-07-17 16:23:54

Grewal one of just eight marketing experts worldwide included in Thomson Reuters report WELLESLEY, Mass., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babson College Professor Dhruv Grewal has been named to the Thomson Reuters 2014 report of The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds. The list identifies Grewal as a person of influence on the cutting edge in the fields of economics and business. He is the Toyota Chair in Commerce and Electronic Business and a Professor of Marketing at Babson....

2014-07-17 08:31:39

Provides consumers direct access to expert ratings on new and existing homes SHANGHAI, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or the "Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced the launch of its home price ratings website www.fangjiadp.com and related mobile app ("Fangjiadp"), both of which operate under the Company's real estate information and consulting business unit, CRIC. The website and...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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