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2014-10-14 08:42:04

BASINGSTOKE, England, October 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium brands to offer additional functionalities to boost adoption A new report by Juniper Research has forecast that more than 100 million smart watches will be in use worldwide by 2019, with a host of premium brand launches over the next 12-18 months bringing the category into mainstream consumer consciousness. Software-driven differentiation, with no killer apps in sight According to the report -...

2014-10-09 08:24:22

Timex ONE Relay Will Bring Together 100 runners, 32 charities and Link Two Iconic Marathons in New York and Chicago, Powered by the New TIMEX® IRONMAN® ONE GPS+ Smartwatch MIDDLEBURY, Conn., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Timex, the leader in outdoor and sports performance timepieces, today announced the launch of the Timex ONE Relay, an 800-mile, 22-day journey featuring more than 100 runners. The initiative will be the most ambitious, interactive running event of the year, as the...

2014-10-07 23:12:55

Sapling clock systems deliver the right time to every unit in the network through advanced synchronization technology. The clocks are perfect for schools, public transportation buildings, and corporations. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Telcom & Data, a leader in mass notification products, is pleased to introduce Sapling wireless clocks (often called “school clocks”). The wireless units are designed to show exactly the same time by communicating with each other. This...

2014-09-22 08:33:44

VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gevril Group marks the 15th anniversary of its authorized watch repair and service center, the company announced today. Gevril Group is reminding customers -- and watch owners everywhere -- about the benefits of using its authorized repair shop to service all types and brands of mechanical and quartz watches. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147249 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147250 "When...

2014-09-16 20:24:23

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Watches and Clocks in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Watches (Mass (Under $50), Middle ($50-$299), Upper ($300 - $999), & Luxury ($1000 - $5000)), and Clocks. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a...

2014-09-05 23:07:05

New Solution Improves Productivity, Streamlines Operations Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Four Points by Sheraton Jacksonville Baymeadows has selected Lathem’s PayClock® Online to manage employee time and attendance for its busy hotel on the east coast of Florida. The remote access of the cloud-based solution is the No. 1 reason General Manager and Owner Sam Patel upgraded to PayClock Online, enabling him to continue operating the hotel efficiently. He can monitor hours and...

2014-09-05 08:22:07

NASSAU, The Bahamas, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The newly launched Watch Encyclopedia from DreamChrono (http://www.dreamchrono.com/) firmly positions the blog as the number one resource on fine watches and watch brands anywhere on the web. Now in beta, the encyclopedia is growing by leaps and bounds as the data mining team at DreamChrono add more carefully researched material to the database each day. Unveiled on July 4, the DreamChrono Watch Encyclopedia aims to be the "fount of...

2014-08-28 12:33:11

The Original Inventor of the "Smartwatch" Celebrates Timepiece Milestones in 2014 DOVER, N.J., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The wearable technology industry is here to stay with smartwatches and fitness trackers migrating from geek to chic. In the midst of this market shift, one company has remained focused on its mission to deliver innovative and stylish timepieces that provide smart functionality. With a product portfolio consisting of more than 4 models of Bluetooth-enabled...

2014-08-21 16:23:06

LYNDHURST, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen Watch Company of America, Inc. (COA) introduces a new limited edition watch with CITIZEN Brand Ambassador, two-time grand slam tennis champion, Victoria Azarenka. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140821/138659 The watch is part of CITIZEN's Ecosphere collection, a fashion forward and bold line that will first debut this fall. The Victoria Azarenka Limited Edition Ecosphere features a rose gold-tone stainless steel case with...

2014-08-19 08:37:50

The XR81112 Dissipates 60% Less Power than Competing Solutions FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), a leading supplier of high-performance integrated circuits and system solutions, today announced an addition to its family of universal clock products. The XR81112 series offers output frequencies from 10MHz to 1.5GHz with ultra-low phase noise jitter of less than 200fs that makes them ideal for demanding communications, audio/video, and...


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2010-09-16 15:30:25

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information. This information can include everything from the relative position of the sun and the moon to major planets to zodiacal constellations. The term Astronomical clock is loosely used to refer to any clock that shows astronomical information. The clock could include the location of the sun and the moon, age and phase of the moon as well as other astronomical data. However, it should not be...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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