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2014-10-22 08:27:16

LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of HTTP Google will now use HTTPS as a way to rank but does this mean problems for site owners? August 6th was significant as that was the day that Google announced that they would start using HTTPS as a ranking signal. Simply put this is one of more than 200 signals that Google uses to rank websites. Google is on a mission to make the Internet a safer place and this is part of their process. If my site...

2014-10-22 08:27:14

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO), the performance advertising technology company, today announced the appointment of Mimi Gigoux as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. Mimi will lead all Human Resources operations globally reporting to President and Chief Operating Officer, Eric Eichmann. Mimi joins Criteo from Calix Inc. where she served as SVP, Talent and Culture. Prior to this she was SVP, Human Resources at Extreme Networks Inc....

2014-10-22 08:23:49

Named to CDP Global Leaders Report A List, S&P 500 Leaders for Corporate Action on Climate Change, and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, has been named to three prestigious lists in recognition of its sustainability initiatives, including The A List: The Carbon...

2014-10-22 08:22:27

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's Aviation Week, the leader in aerospace information and media, is expanding its flagship publication, Aviation Week & Space Technology, into a multi-platform, membership model. The full offering, in Beta test now, is expected to launch in the fourth quarter of 2014. In addition to its industry-leading print coverage, readers will soon be able to step inside a new, breakthrough digital experience that includes daily emailed...

2014-10-22 08:21:52

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- P&F Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFIN), plans to release its results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2014 before the market opens on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The company has scheduled a conference call beginning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time the same day. You may join this conference call by dialing 866-963-1218, or you may wish to listen only via a live web cast accessible at www.800rollcall.com/webpresenter/....

2014-10-22 08:21:40

PHOENIX, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix-based U-Haul, founding partner of Soldier Ride(®), is reaching out to the community for support in welcoming the 2014 Wounded Warrior Project(®) (WWP) Soldier Ride Phoenix. U-Haul will be hosting the cyclists to the Valley during the entire weekend and will be holding an official launch breakfast for U-Haul team members and the community to attend on Friday, October 24, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., at U-Haul corporate headquarters located at...

2014-10-22 08:20:37

DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) is pleased to announce that Boat History Report (www.boathistoryreport.com), the leading provider of watercraft history information for buyers and sellers of used boats, has joined the organization as a strategic partner. By accessing Boat History Report's extensive nationwide databases, buyers and sellers can obtain reports relating to: -- Accidents, including collision, fire and...

2014-10-22 04:21:48

World's leading independent disc manufacturer announces fall sweepstakes featuring niche giveaways for guitarists, drummers, and music recording enthusiasts PENNSAUKEN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Disc Makers, the nation's largest independent CD and DVD manufacturer, announced today the return of their bi-annual sweepstakes--but with a twist. This time they're running three separate giveaways: one targeted to guitarists, one for drummers, and one targeted to home...

2014-10-22 00:22:34

TOKYO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan's Head of ICT Research Japan, Marc Einstein, will be speaking at the Measurement & Control Show 2014 OSAKA in Japan on Nov. 20(th). Organized by the Japan Electric Measuring Instruments Manufacturers' Association, Measurement & Control Show 2014 OSAKA is the major measurement and control industry exhibition in Japan. The exhibition will discuss and provide insights about the future of the measurement and control industry with...

2014-10-22 00:22:32

HSINCHU, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lextar Electronics Corp. (TAIEX: 3698, "Lextar" or the "Company), a vertically-integrated LED company from Taiwan, debuted an ultra slim flat panel LED luminaire, LEAFIA, with a thickness of only 8mm and has been named a winner in Japan's Good Design Award 2014. This is the fourth time Lextar has received recognition from the award. Lextar will unveil LEAFIA at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair taking place during October 27-30, 2014....


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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.