Latest Herring Stories

2010-06-10 07:18:00

AMSTERDAM, June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- BMEYE B.V., the innovator of combined noninvasive, beat-to-beat blood pressure and cardiac output monitoring received the prestigious European Red Herring Top 100 Award 2010 http://www.herring100.com/RHE2010/rhe2010winners/rhe2010winners.html).

2010-05-28 10:45:00

DUBLIN, May 28, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GoAdv announced today it has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring Europe 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the world European business region (http://www.goadv.com). The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across Europe.

2010-05-17 08:42:00

HELSINKI, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellictica announced today it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring's Europe 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the world European business region.

2010-05-12 13:30:00

A maritime museum said Tuesday that a "giant herring" has been discovered off Sweden's western coast.

2010-01-19 07:00:00

PETACH TIKVA, Israel, January 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Oversi, the global leader in high-performance Internet video and P2P caching solutions, has been named a winner of the Red Herring Global 100 Award.

2009-09-04 16:46:33

Sweden's National Food Administration said a company's claims of health benefits from a fermented Baltic herring supplement are illegitimate. Petra Bergkvist of the National Food Administration said Halsingland company Rebiotica's surstromming supplement has not been shown to have the advertised healing effects for upset stomachs, gastric catarrh and heartburn, The Local reported Friday. The claims that have been made are illegitimate, Bergkvist told Sweden's Tidningarnas Telegrambyra news...

2009-05-28 23:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Acclarent, Inc., a leading medical technology company dedicated to designing, developing and commercializing devices that address conditions affecting the ear, nose and throat today announced that it won the "Red Herring 100 North America" award.

2009-05-26 12:33:00

SOMERSET, N.J., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Eden Park Illumination, Inc. today announced that it has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring 100 North America Award.

2009-05-26 08:30:00

NEW YORK, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- OpTier(R), the leader in Business Transaction Management(TM) (BTM) for the enterprise, today announced that it has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring 100 North America Award.

2009-05-21 14:41:00

BURBANK, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Qtask, the secure, SaaS-based collaboration and project management tool that makes it easier to 'get things done' from one unified place, is proud to announce that it has been named a 2009 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award Winner.

Latest Herring Reference Libraries

2007-04-03 00:31:37

The Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii, is a species of the herring family associated with the Pacific Ocean environment of North America and northeast Asia. This species is a silvery fish with unspined fins and a deeply forked caudal fin. The distribution is widely along the California coast from Baja California north to Alaska and the Bering Sea; in Asia the distribution is south to Japan. Clupea pallasii is sometimes considered a keystone species because of its very high productivity and...

2007-04-03 00:29:38

The Atlantic herring, Clupea harengus, is the one of the most abundant species of fish on the planet. They can be found on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean congregating together in large schools (or swarms). They can grow up to 17.72 in (45 cm) in length and weigh more than 1.1 lb (0.5 kg). They feed on copepods, krill and small fish, and their natural predators are seals, whales, cod and other larger fish. The Atlantic herring fishery has long been an important part of the economy of New...

2007-04-03 00:27:56

The Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus) is a silvery, highly compressed fish in the herring family, Clupeidae. A filter feeder, it lives on plankton caught in midwater. An adult fish can filter up to four gallons of water a minute and they play an important role in clarifying ocean water. They are also a natural check to the deadly red tide. Menhaden occur in large numbers in the North Atlantic, ranging from Nova Scotia, Canada to central Florida, USA. They swim in large schools, some...

2007-02-21 17:17:07

Australian salmon are medium-sized perciform marine fish of the small family Arripidae. Four species are recognized, all within the genus Arripis; they are found in the waters off southern Australia (including Tasmania) and New Zealand. Despite the common name, Australian salmon are not related to the salmon (family Salmonidae) of the Northern Hemisphere; the former were named so by early European settlers after their superficial resemblance to the salmoniform fishes. Relatively long-lived...

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  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.