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2011-11-19 08:00:00

CMP Institute will be launching its 2012 CbMP (MBA-lite) and CtMP (MIS-lite) Certification Training World Tour in January, and the organization is soliciting inputs from professionals around the globe to vote for their preferred cities where they would like to attend certification training classes. To vote for your metro area or "global city" visit http://www.cmpinstitute.com. (PRWEB) November 19, 2011 CMP Institute will be launching its 2012 CbMP (MBA-lite) and CtMP (MIS-lite)...

Futuristic 3D Printing Already Here
2011-09-14 13:36:38

  Three-dimensional printing seems like a sci-fi theory, but researchers at one educational institution have had the ability to do so for many years. MIT professors Michael Cima, now the Sumitomo Electric Industries Professor of Engineering, and Emanuel Sachs, now the Fred Fort Flowers and Daniel Fort Flowers Professor of Mechanical Engineering, patented one of the first practical 3D printers (3DP) in 18 years ago. Since then, their idea has evolved to create objects made of...

2011-08-19 00:02:04

TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of the 10th Titanium Feedstock Producer Comparative Cost Study prepared by TZMI since 2001. This year, the TZMI team has put together a revamped cost study, which includes new presentation and functionality as well as a historical perspective covering the past 10 years for producers across the feedstock sector, ensuring the Study remains as the essential reference for comparative operating costs in the global titanium...

2011-08-04 09:14:00

NEW I.I.I. WEB VIDEO AND B-ROLL AVAILABLE NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- All too often when a disaster strikes, pets are left to fend for themselves and end up lost, injured or killed. The best way to avoid this tragic scenario is to have a well-thought out disaster plan that includes your pet, so that you know where to go and what to take, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). "Many public shelters that are set up for disaster victims don't accept...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'