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2014-06-10 12:31:46

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The World Distribution Market for Connectorshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/electrical_components/world_distribution_market_connectors.html The 2014 edition of The World Distribution Market for Connectors is a comprehensive nine-chapter, 297-page report providing an in-depth analysis of the distribution market for connectors through the POP and POS channels. POP and POS sales...

2014-06-10 12:30:14

CieloStar Expands its Growing Network of Private Exchanges and its Partnerships with Chambers of Commerce MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CieloStar, a leading nationwide healthcare benefit distribution and payment technology company, announced today that it has partnered with the Ohio Chamber of Commerce and the Virginia Chamber to open private health insurance and benefits exchanges in each state. CieloStar currently operates private exchanges in North Carolina and...

2014-06-07 12:21:18

BOSTON, June 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Massachusetts DCF filed a court motion to reconsider and dismiss the case against Justina Pelletier's parents yesterday. Earlier in the week, DCF did not oppose the family's lawyers from filing a motion calling for Justina's immediate release. The DCF motion for reconsideration and dismissal indicates that DCF has no further evidence to present or arguments to make at a hearing, and would allow Justina to return home without waiting for...

2014-06-05 23:13:25

Jill Jones, Esq. selected by fellow industry members. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 NES Financial announced that Jill Jones, EB-5 Counsel and Senior Attorney at NES Financial, has been elected to serve a two-year term on the Board of Directors for IIUSA. IIUSA, the Association to Invest in the USA, was formed in 2005 and currently has over 180 members. IIUSA is the leading EB-5 Regional Center trade association in the country, with a focus on industry development, advocacy, and...

2014-06-05 08:26:16

PAWTUCKET, R.I., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Island recording artists and YouTube singing sensation Cimorelli teamed up with Hasbro, Inc. to create an original brand anthem for Hasbro's all new DOHVINCI brand. "What I Do" was written and performed by the six sister band to inspire tweens to discover and express their creativity in their own unique ways. This Fall, creativity will pop off the page with the debut of Hasbro's DOHVINCI art and design kits; an entirely new...

2014-06-04 23:15:55

Fast Growing Managed IT Services Company Strengthens IT Resources Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Document Technologies of Arizona, a growing office technology and managed IT services company, today announced the new hire of Kevin Prince as Director of IT, effective immediately. Prince comes to Document Technologies of Arizona with a wealth of experience within the IT industry, with more than 10 years of IT and network experience, where Prince was instrumental in managing an IT team to...

2014-06-04 08:35:22

Company Announces Second Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.04 per Common Share CARLSTADT, N.J., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Limited (NASDAQ: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of cast resin transformers, today announced that its second quarterly cash dividend of 2014, in the amount of $0.04 per common share, will be payable on June 26, 2014 to shareholders of record as of June 16, 2014. About Jinpan International Ltd Jinpan International...

2014-06-03 23:10:53

Market Size - $18.55 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.2%, Market Trends - Growing smart grid initiatives. View full report with TOC - https://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/power-transformers-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The global power transformers market is expected to reach USD 18.55 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing energy demand, on a global level, is expected to be the key driving force for...

2014-06-03 23:08:12

Nearly 40 ice-skating professionals and other live theater specialists will combine to create an on-ice version of the movie that has captivated fans of all ages. Songs, stunts and a variety of other scintillating moments will take place with each and every performance, and fans looking to secure their seats can now start their search online at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Frozen is the latest of the Disney On Ice franchises, marking the 34th time that the massive media...

2014-06-03 23:08:07

Inaugural Session Will Feature Washington Congresswoman Suzan DelBene to Discuss Topics Including Women in Leadership and Technology’s Footprint in the Local Community Bothell, WA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Vertafore, the leading provider of software that transforms the business of insurance, today announced it will kick off a series of thought leadership talks at its headquarters to shed light on trends, top issues and thought provoking technology innovations impacting businesses and their...


Latest Humanities Reference Libraries

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Sega Nomad
2013-08-10 07:32:11

The Sega Nomad is a handheld gaming console also known as the Sega Genesis Nomad. It was released by Sega on October 13, 1995 as a portable version of the home based unit the Sega Genesis. This unit is one of the few systems that can play most of the games from any region without an adapter. The system sold around one million units before it was discontinued in 1997. It was codenamed Project Venus during its development as Sega’s policy during that era was to name their systems after...

Nintendo DS Lite
2013-08-05 12:24:52

The Nintendo DS Lite is a handheld game console with a dual screen, developed by Nintendo. It is slimmer, lighter, and brighter than the original Nintendo DS. It was available in Japan on March 2, 2006 with 550,000 systems released; it was sold out soon after its launch. Nintendo released another 700,000 in April 2006, and once again the units sold out by late May 2006. Every time the stores would restock their shelves, the system would sell out within days of arrival. This continued for...

Fairchild Channel F
2013-04-28 10:35:10

The Fairchild Channel F is a game console manufactured by Fairchild Semiconductor that was released in August 1976. It was the first programmable ROM cartridge-based video game console as well as the first to use a microprocessor. The original name for the system was the Video Entertainment System, but when Atari released their VCS the name was changed to Channel F. By 1977 sales had reached 250,000 and was second to the Atari VCS. The Channel F, using an F8 CPU, produced enough AI to use...

RCA Studio II
2013-04-28 10:25:17

The RCA Studio II was released in January 1977 by RCA as a video game console. It had black and white graphics that were similar to Pong consoles. Game control used two built-in ten button keypads instead of controllers. The keypads made it difficult for two player games to be played because the players would have to sit so close together. It was discontinued in 1979. It used a switch box for the RF modulator and power supply. The sounds produced from the unit were comprised of varying...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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