Latest FAST Stories

2014-04-22 23:16:27

“Moves at a snail’s pace” takes on a new meaning with this high-intensity racing game. (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Leading digital publisher PikPok has brought its popular snail racing game to Intel® Atom™ tablets for Android*. Now available for immediate download, Turbo FAST provides fast-paced gaming fun for adults and children. Based on DreamWorks Animation’s Turbo franchise, Turbo FAST lets players rocket to the finish line like shell on wheels as they drift around corners,...

2013-04-30 13:45:32

Study Highlights: -More than a third of stroke patients don´t get to the hospital by ambulance – the fastest way to get there. -Ethnic minorities and rural residents were less likely to call 9-1-1 at the onset of a stroke. -The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association wants you to know the signs of a stroke and call 9-1-1 immediately for help. More than a third of stroke patients don´t get to the hospital by ambulance, even though that´s the fastest...

Disjointed Texts Could Be An Early Warning Sign For Stroke
2013-03-14 18:37:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online When a person is experiencing a stroke, there are three common symptoms to look for. The National Stroke Association has even listed these symptoms as an acronym: FAST, or Face, Arms, Speech and Time. If one side of the person´s face droops, if the person is unable to lift both arms to the same height, or if the person cannot repeat a simple phrase clearly, help should be called immediately. New research by the...

2011-07-19 06:50:00

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With looking for information online now a far more common task than looking it up in a reference book, and the use of a wide variety of programs, platforms, and devices a day-to-day affair for many, the general US population is increasingly comfortable when working with computers. This increased expertise, though, does not mean that we all know what to do when a computer breaks down, how to protect our data from threats, or who to...

2010-04-21 06:35:00

TAMPA, Fla., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast-teks, Inc., one of the fastest growing on-site computer services companies in North America, and Gillware Data Services, LLC, a Madison, WI-based online data backup provider, have teamed up to offer a unique remote backup solution to Fast-teks' customers. "We worked very closely with Gillware to develop a unique service offering for Fast-teks. When customers see how easy they can back up and recover their critical data, it becomes a no-brainer....

2009-07-03 13:16:14

The newest ABC reality competition The Fast and the Funniest will reportedly feature comedians racing against each other across the United States. Variety reported Wednesday the new TV series from Page Hurwitz and Javier Winnik of Last Comic Standing will have a competition format similar to the wacky race shown in the movie It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. The new series will follow stand-up comedians as they race across the country, completing tasks and sharing their comedic ways in pursuit...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.