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2014-09-30 12:31:56

International Window Film Association Notes Workers In Windowless Offices Have Trouble Sleeping WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Window Film Association (IWFA) notes that a recent controlled study of office workers found that the amount of daylight exposure they received had an important impact on their overall health and sleep patterns. The study concluded that office workers in windowless environments reported limitations due to physical problems and...

2014-09-30 12:30:03

Second Annual Healthcare Cyber Security Summit to Promote Industry-Wide Collaboration BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With an ever-evolving threat landscape threatening to wreak havoc on the healthcare industry, SANS Institute and the National Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center (NH-ISAC) today announced a partnership to help healthcare organizations overcome today's complex cyber security issues through greater awareness and information sharing. The...

2014-09-30 12:27:56

Chideo Partners with NBA All-Star to Send One Lucky Fan, Guest to CP3 Foundation's Celebrity Server Event LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chideo, the first interactive charity broadcast network, has teamed up with Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul to send one lucky winner and a guest to the CP3 Foundation's Celebrity Server event on October 26th at Mastro's Steak House in Beverly Hills. Celebrity servers include: -- Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg -- Actor and...

2014-09-30 12:26:58

Q1Media Achieves Major Milestone According to comScore Video Metrix AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Q1Media served more than 1 billion video ads in August in driven by growing demand for its platform from advertisers and online publishers. The Austin-based ad technology company saw a 320 percent year-over-year growth rate in video ads displayed, cementing it among the top 10 U.S. online video ad properties ranked by comScore Video Metrix. A recent study by BI Intelligence shows...

2014-09-30 12:26:55

Customer engagement agency's Jonathan Morgan to give keynote on the future of retail NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosetta, Publicis Groupe's customer engagement agency, today announced that Jonathan Morgan, Director of User Experience, will present a keynote session titled "The Future of Retail - Transforming Commerce for the Connected World" at the Dynatrace (formerly Compuware APM) PERFORM 2014 Global User Conference in Orlando, Florida. Rosetta will be participating in...

2014-09-30 12:26:33

***CENSUS BUREAU MEDIA ADVISORY*** WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release is being issued by the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO What: U.S. Census Bureau officials will brief reporters on preparations for the 2020 Census and the 2015 National Content and Self-Response Test. The event will include presentations on our plans for testing possible 2020 Census question wording on within-household...

2014-09-30 12:25:50

Principle Analyst at the Altimeter Group to join speakers from Yahoo!, Adobe, Twitter, Expedia and Huffington Post CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With mainstream consumption of digital media across multiple devices only set to keep increasing, the ClickZ Live Digital Marketing Conference has called upon Brian Solis, Principle Analyst at the Altimeter Group, to keynote at their next event in Chicago and advise marketers on how to take advantage of the opportunity digital...

2014-09-30 12:25:31

New single - along with remixes by Stonebridge, Erick Morillo and more - available on iTunes September 29th LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of Russia's hottest pop stars, Alina Artts has dominated the charts, raked in millions of views on YouTube, graced the cover of Russia's biggest magazines, and most recently performed for millions at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi. Now the smokin' hot pop import is gearing up to conquer America. Her debut U.S. single 'High...

2014-09-30 12:25:29

Celebrities join hundreds of Americans living on just 4 liters of water for 24 hours to raise awareness and funds for communities in water poverty. LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today LA non-profit DIGDEEP announced the October 6(th) launch of the second annual 4Liters Challenge (#4Liters), a month-long social media campaign daring people to live on just four liters of water for 24 hours. The launch will feature a video starring Rodriguez, Morris, Henrie and Bell on...

2014-09-30 12:25:19

CHALFONT, Pa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AWeber, a top email marketing service provider, has been named one of the Best Places to Work in PA for 2014. Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in PA. The first part of this process was evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophies, systems and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The...


Latest Internet Reference Libraries

Parastylotermes
2014-04-25 09:31:15

Parastylotermes is a genus that holds five extinct species of termite that resided in Europe, India, and North America. The genus was first described by Thomas E. Snyder and Alfred E. Emerson in 1949. The first species to be described, P. robustus, was described by Baron Kurt von Rosen in 1913, but he was unsure about which genus to classify the species in. This species, which is known from three imagos and four separate wings, was placed into its current genus in 1949. The classification of...

Striped Sun Star, Solaster stimpson
2013-11-14 12:36:02

The striped sun star (Solaster stimpson), also known as the sun sea star among many other names, is a species of starfish that is classified within the Solasteridae family. It can be found in many areas including the western coasts of the United States and the waters around Japan. This species prefers a habitat within sub tidal areas with rocky terrain, at depths of up to 2,001 feet. It is large, reaching an average diameter of 19.6 inches, with eight to twelve long arms. It can vary in color...

Gray Petaltail, Tachopteryx thoreyi
2013-07-30 13:21:52

The gray petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi), also known as Thorey's grayback, is a species of dragonfly that is native to the United States. Its range includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma, and Texas, among other states. It can be found in a number of habitats including woodlands, deciduous forests, and highlands. This species is almost uniformly gray in color, with black markings occurring along the abdomen, and it reaches an average length of 3.1 inches....

Neurothemis terminate
2013-07-17 10:43:20

Neurothemis terminate is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a range that extends from Japan and Peninsular Malaysia to the Lesser Sundas in Indonesia and includes the Philippines and Palau. It can be near marshes, lakes, and rice fields, being most common near in man-made environments rather than developed forest habitats.  In areas where these habitats are in good condition, population numbers are stable. Neurothemis terminate is not known to have any major threats and...

Isoperla carbonaria
2013-07-10 15:37:19

Isoperla carbonaria is a species of stonefly that can be found In Italy, France, and Switzerland. It prefers to reside near streams in mountainous regions, at elevations between 0–1,150 feet above sea level. Immature individuals reside in cold waters while adults are terrestrial fliers. It reaches a body length between .3 and .5 inches, which is its distinguishing trait, and is typically yellowish in color. Larvae are known to consume Chironomidae, which can be found under...

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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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