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2014-10-14 23:00:49

The Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation (J.C.DISI) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) organizes “10 Day” Social Innovation Festival (“10 Day Fest”) on campus.

2014-10-13 23:09:04

Applications are open for the 2015 Innovation Ecosystem Awards! Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The Global Innovation Summit, the world’s

2014-10-09 23:05:11

The Business Intelligence Innovation Summit is taking place at the Swissotel in Chicago on November 12 & 13 and will unite leading data professionals for an exploration of the innovative developments

2014-10-08 04:21:06

OXFORD, England and LONDON, October 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OBN and EMIG - organisations with a combined membership of approximately 570 emerging R&D companies in biotechnology

2014-10-07 08:30:11

Second Online Competition Will Feature Education, Fitness and Toy Categories BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-06 20:23:25

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International has appointed Michael Page as vice president of Information Technology Services (ITS) and Chief Information Officer (CIO).

2014-09-29 23:06:58

For the 4th consecutive year, Baltimore's and Maryland's first Accelerator, AccelerateBaltimore, will be launched with continued support from The Abell Foundation. Baltimore,

2014-09-29 20:24:25

LONDON, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centre will foster collaboration between greatest academic and business minds in digital - helping showcase and develop

2014-09-25 12:28:52

LONDON, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -Damien English TD, the Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, to open two-day event, which is the


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2010-10-11 21:19:19

Velcro is a brand name, two layered system of fabric hook-and-loop fasteners. There is a "hook" side, which is a piece of fabric covered with tiny hooks, and a "loop" side, which is covered with even smaller and "hairier" loops. Pressing the two sides together will cause the hooks and loops to catch and hold the pieces together. The hooks and loops can be made of various materials, although the first was made of cotton, which turned out to be impractical. Today the most common material is...

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palinode
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
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