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2014-08-01 23:04:37

76% of People Have a Good Friend They Met Online, But Never In-Person San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 It’s widely recognized that friendships are important, boosting everything from a person's happiness to their health. International Friendship Day, observed on August 3, 2014, is the perfect time for people to thank their friends for the role they play in their lives. For many, that means logging on to thank a good friend they know only online. That’s right. A recent...

2014-08-01 08:24:42

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's widely recognized that friendships are important, boosting everything from a person's happiness to health. International Friendship Day, observed on August 3, 2014, is the perfect time to thank friends for the role they play in our lives. For many, that means logging on to thank a good friend they know only online. That's right. A recent survey conducted by Skout, the leading global app that helps you meet new people and expand your...

2014-07-31 23:17:07

Nuanced Media, a HIPAA certified agency, has launched the Nuanced Medical website, an extension of NuancedMedia.com that was specifically created for the needs of the Medical Industry. The services offered include digital marketing, web design and development as well as graphic design. Tucson, Arizona (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Nuanced Media, a leading digital marketing agency, is pleased to announce the launch of the Nuanced Medical website. Nuanced Medical, and extension of NuancedMedia.com...

2014-07-30 23:09:11

Industry-leading Cloud Communications Provider Will Present CIOsynergy Attendees with Best Practices in HIPAA-Compliant Communications Hoffman Estates, Illinois (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 CIOsynergy, a provider of thought leading events, today announced 8x8, Inc.’s participation at its CIOhealth event on August 14, 2014 at the New York Marriott Downtown hotel, in New York City. 8x8’s secure and reliable cloud-based communications solutions replace traditional premises-based telephone and...

2014-07-25 08:22:55

CARLSTADT, N.J., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Limited (Nasdaq: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of cast resin transformers, today announced that the Company will participate at the Jefferies Global Industrials Conference, to be held August 11-14, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. Jinpan's presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, August 13th from 8:00 a.m. ET to 8:30 a.m. ET. Management is also available to meet with...

2014-07-23 16:26:51

Preclinical research leader, Surpass, launches new company logo and corporate website signaling a transformation of preclinical culture as an integrated innovation partner for clients in the life science community. OSCEOLA, Wis. and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Surpass, Inc. ("Surpass"), a recognized leader in translational preclinical research, today unveiled their new logo and corporate website (found at www.surpassinc.com), signaling the...

2014-07-23 12:27:27

2014 MISS TEEN USA Contestant List Announced NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 MISS TEEN USA® Competition will stream LIVE from Atlantis, Paradise Island Resort in The Bahamas on Saturday, August 2(nd) at 8 p.m. ET on www.missteenusa.com. Cassidy Wolf, Miss Teen USA 2013, will crown her successor at the conclusion of the event. The competition will feature contestants from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Contestants will be judged in three categories: swimsuit,...

2014-07-22 16:29:59

Leading Federal IT Contractor Joins World's Only Trade Group Advocating for Open Data Standards within Government WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Data Transparency Coalition (DTC) today welcomed Citizant to the outstanding community of public and private sector groups that are advocating for the publication of government information as standardized, machine-readable data. Based in Chantilly, VA, Citizant designs and delivers business and IT transformation...

2014-07-21 23:02:47

CBBC's Affordable Care Act Survey asked employers how the new healthcare reform affected their business decisions. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Receiving hundreds of responses, Cherry Bekaert Benefits Consulting LLC (“CBBC”) is pleased to announce the results from its 2014 Affordable Care Act Survey (“ACA Survey”). Evaluating how the ACA is impacting employers and their business decisions, the survey was issued in May 2014. Questions covered topics such as hiring practices, cost...

2014-07-16 23:09:54

Rapper Gives Details on Bonds that are Hard to Let Go of but Very Complex in Nature Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “Complicated” Music Video by St. Basil. The project, presented by Coast 2 Coast Video Distribution, is now available for view on YouTube. This is a single from St Basil's latest project M.O.M. Memoirs of Michael. "Complicated" is classic hip hop song that brings back the lost art of storytelling...


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
bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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