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2011-08-09 06:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MRG, Inc., reports that the global IPTV market will grow to US$49 billion in service revenues and 113 million subscribers in 2015--as multi-screen video usage drives wireless services to new highs. Systems revenue for the 7 key CapEx IPTV products analyzed will grow to US$4.8 billion in 2015, with STBs (set-top boxes) representing about 60%. As consumers add Wi-Fi for using smart devices within their homes, market growth continues largely due...

2011-08-08 07:01:00

BEIJING, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Telestone Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: TSTC) ("Telestone" or the "Company"), a leading developer and provider of telecommunications local access networks in China, today announced that the Company will host a conference call on Monday, August 15, 2011, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Mr. Daqing Han, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Xiaoli Yu,...

2011-08-08 05:02:00

BEIJING, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator based in China, today announced that it will release unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011, after the market closes on Monday, August 22, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/CNTH023LOGO ) The Company will host a corresponding conference call and live webcast at 9:00pm Eastern...

2011-08-01 06:00:00

BEIJING, Aug 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or "the Company"), the leading provider of conditional access ("CA") systems to China's expanding digital television market, today announced it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011, after the U.S. market closes on Monday, August 15, 2011. China Digital TV's management will host an earnings conference call at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August...

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An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

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  • 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.'