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2014-04-08 23:29:45

Publisher Bibliomotion celebrates the release of ‘Gamify’ by Brian Burke, analyst and research VP for Gartner, Inc. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Bibliomotion, books + media is pleased to announce the release of GAMIFY: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things by Brian Burke (Bibliomotion, April 8, 2014). In the book, Gartner, Inc. analyst and research VP Brian Burke focuses on the 20% of companies that are getting gamification right. He shows that gamification...

2014-04-08 23:27:02

Today, XC Spa, a leading Spa product manufacturer and wholesaler, releases its new outdoor Spa pools and announces its April Sale, offering great discounts on all its outdoor Spa products. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Today, XC Spa, a leading Spa product manufacturer and wholesaler, releases its new outdoor Spa pools and announces its April Sale, offering great discounts on all its outdoor Spa products. The outdoor spa pools from XC Spa have been extremely popular worldwide, especially in the...

2014-04-08 23:25:27

It's good news today that elder singles and retired people who are over 50 can find true love and support online. seniors dating Sites, a network of dating sites, now launches SeniorsKiss.com, a senior dating site for those who are looking for love, romance, and friendship. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Indeed, life is unpredictable, and there are situations that may cause a person to become a single at a middle or an old age. Today, Senior dating Sites, a network of dating platforms for...

2014-04-08 23:22:47

Family Promise and PetSmart program expands efforts to keep homeless families with their pets. Summit, NJ (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 A national program that helps temporarily homeless families keep all members of their family together – including their four-legged family members – officially kicked off its second year today with the announcement of five new locations. The PetSmart Promise program will build dog and cat kennel facilities at day centers for temporarily homeless families...

2014-04-08 16:21:33

Milk-Bone® Teams Up With Target Chip Ganassi Racing and IndyCar Driver Tony Kanaan for Dog Adoption Event at Long Beach, CA Shelter SAN FRANCISCO, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospective and hopeful pet parents can race down to the spcaLA P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center on April 10 to meet the newest member of the family best, along with Target Chip Ganassi Racing IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan. Milk-Bone(®), the brand pet parents have loved and...

2014-04-08 15:58:24

Although a greater proportion of teenage boys than girls watch and fantasize about sex they have seen in pornography, there are no differences between the sexes when it comes to what types of sex they fantasize about. This is shown in a new study from Uppsala University that is published in Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. Using questionnaires, Magdalena Mattebo, researcher at the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health at Uppsala University, investigated the...

2014-04-08 12:32:36

Miami e-cigarette small business is the first to back potential rule. MIAMI, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- SoundVape, a luxury e-cigarette brand based in Miami, announced today that it will advocate for the regulation of e-cigarette products by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140408/MN00099) The announcement comes less than a week after FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg announced that the FDA is pushing hard to release a...

2014-04-08 12:26:40

CINCINNATI, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Motz Group (TMG) is honored to be the sole synthetic turf field specialist for the largest sports complex in the United States, Grand Park Sports Campus. Located in Westfield, Indiana, Grand Park features 400-acres of sports-related attractions including seven synthetic multi-purpose and eight synthetic baseball fields. With nearly 60 outdoor playing surfaces and two indoor facilities, Grand Park will be the host site for many athletic...

2014-04-08 09:56:00

New research reveals that brain damage affecting the insula – an area with a key role in emotions – disrupts errors of thinking linked to gambling addiction. The research, led by Dr Luke Clark from the University of Cambridge, was published on April 7 2014 in the journal PNAS. During gambling games, people often misperceive their chances of winning due to a number of errors of thinking called cognitive distortions. For example, ‘near-misses’ seem to encourage further play, even...

2014-04-08 08:34:37

BRENTWOOD, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patio Sites Inc., which has its headquarters at 234 Oak Street in Brentwood, CA, announced today that it has merged with Pool and Landscape Development LLC and Wholesale Patio Store LLC to enhance its corporate and brand structure. Pool and Landscape Development LLC was established in 1992 as a full service high-end landscape and swimming pool construction firm. Over the course of the company's award-winning history, it gradually shifted its...


Latest Human behavior Reference Libraries

Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2007-05-21 07:48:59

The Orbicular batfish (Platax orbicularis) is a popular aquarium fish endemic to tropical waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Its body is almost disc-shaped, and very thin; the tail, about 20% of the body length, is fan-shaped and taller than it is long. Males can grow to up to 19.69 in (50 cm) in length, though aquarium specimens are generally much shorter. In the wild, the Orbicular Batfish is found in brackish or marine waters, usually around reefs, at depths from 16.4 to 98.43 ft...

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2007-04-10 14:17:18

The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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