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2014-07-22 08:37:12

Personalization and mobile technologies to re-define accessibility ARMONK, N.Y., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today appointed Frances West as the company's first Chief Accessibility Officer. In this new role, West will guide IBM accessibility policies and practices. Additionally, she will lead IBM's collaboration with business, government and academia to advance accessibility standards and policy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO "The success of...

2014-06-20 00:20:11

DALLAS, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com offers "Smart Water Management Market - Smart Water Meters, EAM, Smart Water Networks, Analytics, Advanced Pressure Management, MDM, SCADA, Smart Irrigation Management, Services - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018)" research report in its store. The smart water management market 2013-2018 research report says utilities and governments across the globe are pressed with meeting the increasing...

2014-06-03 12:21:54

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Homeland Security Market 2013-2023 : Aviation, Mass Transit, Maritime, Infrastructure, Cyber, CBRN, Border, CTI & Public Safetyhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/homeland_security_market_2013_2023_aviation_mass_transit_maritime_infrastructure_cyber_cbrn_border_cti_public_safety.html Report DetailsVisiongain's landmark 553 page report The Homeland Security...

2014-05-29 23:20:12

New Annual Survey by Craig Rhinehart Announced to Better Understand Why Large Organizations Struggle to Commercialize Their Own Innovation Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Craig Rhinehart, an executive and intrapreneur at IBM Corporation, today announced the first ever intrapreneurship benchmark survey that is designed to better understand why large organizations struggle to commercialize their own innovations and new inventions. The survey can be accessed at...

2014-05-21 16:29:34

IBM engineers Benjamin Durfee, Francis Hamilton and Clair Lake Honored as 2014 Inductees ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inventors Hall of Fame tonight will induct three IBM (NYSE: IBM) engineers for their invention of the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator (ASCC), which was developed more than 70 years ago to rapidly and accurately perform high-speed, complex mathematical calculations, and which paved the way for today's cognitive computing systems like IBM...

2014-05-21 12:25:42

Interactive Website of U.S. Colleges Discovers New Insights and Writes them Up in Perfect English PITTSBURGH, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OnlyBoth.com launched today a novel technology that discovers new insights in data and writes them up in perfect English, all automated, and unlike predecessors that do discovery or writing, but not both. The company also launched an interactive web application that reveals how individual colleges are unique or surprising, and how they compare to...

2014-05-09 08:24:44

IBM Cloud enables mobile Web leader to improve customer service, deliver better mobile commerce experiences ARMONK, N.Y., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that SiteMinis, a mobile Web technology and services provider, has adopted IBM Cloud services including SoftLayer infrastructure, enabling dynamic mobile applications and websites that offer consumers an enhanced mobile shopping experience while cutting cloud hosting costs by 35 percent....

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2014-04-25 12:23:52

Can be used to prototype a new generation of technologies, from energy-efficient transistors to nano-sized security tags to prevent document forgery WASHINGTON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Geographic Kids today claimed its ninth GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title for the Smallest Magazine Cover, using patented technology from IBM (NYSE: IBM), at the USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. Flickr Photos: https://www.flickr.com/gp/ibm_research_zurich/dY33Lo/...

2014-02-21 16:25:33

IBM Strategy and Analytics Consulting Practice Recognized as Most Capable at Delivering Value-creating Innovation ARMONK, N.Y., Feb 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today its Strategy and Analytics Business Consulting practice has been named a leader in the new IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Consulting 2014 Vendor Assessment report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO According to the IDC MarketScape report based on a survey of more than 600 clients,...

2013-12-04 23:25:36

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Homeland Security Market 2013-2023 : Aviation, Mass Transit, Maritime, Infrastructure, Cyber, CBRN, Border, CTI & Public Safety. London (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Report Details Visiongain's landmark 553 page report The Homeland Security Market 2013-2023: Aviation, Mass Transit, Maritime, Infrastructure, Cyber, CBRN, Border, CTI & Public Safety is one of the most definitive and comprehensive reports on the...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'