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2013-11-01 23:24:45

Electronic Commerce International, a leader in payment processing solutions, is excited to exhibit at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV, November 5-8. The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Electronic Commerce International is excited to announce that the company will be exhibiting at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV, November 5th – 8th, 2013. The SEMA Show is the leading automotive specialty products...

2013-09-26 23:36:48

Consumer research carried out amongst US consumers by Consult Hyperion shows a lack of understanding of the benefits of mobile wallets. London and New York (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Over 64% of US consumers say that they would never use a mobile wallet, according to recent research carried out by secure electronic transactions consultancy Consult Hyperion in preparation for its fall series of Tomorrow's Transactions Unconferences in the USA. Consumers were asked who they would trust...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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