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2014-03-21 23:00:38

InEvoWare Inc announces the launch of a Kickstarter campaign to raise cash for the world's first Virtual Reality massively multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) platform. Halifax, NS (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 A new gaming project has just launched on Kickstarter, and its developers promise that it will change the virtual reality landscape for ever. They're calling it "XViREnt", short for "Experiences in Virtual Reality Entertainment", what's touted as...

2014-03-19 23:21:19

With a growing niche and demand for more efficient accounting processes, Scott King has left First Data in order to build the Century brand and extend the technology-based merchant services company's reach. King wants to aggressively pursue partnerships in addition to integrating to more accounting and ERP softwares in order to dominate the niche. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Technology-based merchant services provider Century Business Solutions is proud to announce the addition...

2014-03-19 08:34:57

"Customer Experience is King" Times Where E-commerce to Go SHANGHAI, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- E-commerce with physical experience is bound to become the tendency VANCL, which has been trapped in a serious financial crisis since the end of last year, rang the alarm for other e-commerce giants. Those e-commerce giants are pre-occupied with financing, corporate expansion and building platforms and the most important part of the business -- Customer Experience, is often overlooked. The...

2014-03-18 16:24:43

McLEAN, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and its Seattle station, KING, are deeply saddened by today's helicopter accident in Seattle, WA. "Words cannot express the sympathy and sadness we feel for the victims who lost their lives in today's tragedy and for their families," said Ray Heacox, president and general manager, KING. "We grieve this afternoon with the entire Seattle community and our thoughts are with all those affected." KING shares with...

2014-03-18 16:23:54

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Columbia Pictures and Annapurna Pictures' hit film American Hustle arrives today on Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack and DVD, the film has become the biggest worldwide hit in David O. Russell's career, taking in more than $250 million worldwide, it was announced today by Jeff Blake, chairman, Worldwide Marketing and Distribution for Sony Pictures. In the coming days, the film will surpass $150 million at the domestic box office. American...

2014-03-18 08:29:07

Young artists and writers gain exhibition and publication opportunities and access to more than $8 million in scholarships as they join the ranks of prestigious Scholastic Art & Writing Awards alumni including Stephen King, Sylvia Plath and Zac Posen NEW YORK, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers has announced the national winners of the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the country's longest-running and most prestigious award...

2014-03-17 12:24:57

Entertainment and Syndicated Television Heavyweight Enters Professional Boxing With Stacked April 16 Fight Card LOS ANGELES, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- King World Productions former President and CEO Michael King, etched his name in the history of television by distributing and marketing television's longest-running and most-successful programs, including Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy and The Oprah Winfrey Show. Now, King enters professional boxing with his company, King Sports, and...

2014-03-17 08:24:00

WALNUT, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that Giant King Grass has been released from the Hawaii Department of Agriculture Quarantine Plant Facility in Honolulu. Hawaii has the strictest plant import restrictions in the United States. Hawaii requires a 12 month quarantine to allow plant inspection officials to observe the plant. Giant King Grass was determined to be pest and disease free and was successfully released from quarantine...

2014-03-13 23:25:25

GrowthForce entered into a strategic alliance with another Kingwood-based company, Insperity, in part to introduce a financial software solution, Insperity ™ Reveal ™, to the market. Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 The future of accounting for small businesses has roots in the Livable Forest of Kingwood, TX. GrowthForce (http://growthforce.com/), an outsourced accounting and controller services company based outside of Houston, is leading the charge to revamp accounting practices...

2014-03-13 23:02:37

Ticket Down has reduced prices across the board for the beloved musical, The Lion King, at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle, Washington. This well-known secondary ticket exchange is offering the exclusive customer appreciation promo code LION-KING-2014 for added savings on any Lion King ticket order for the Paramount Theatre. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Ticket Down announces that one of the most popular shows in the history of Broadway is now traveling around the United States and...


Latest King Reference Libraries

King Sago, Cycas revoluta
2014-01-30 08:11:54

Cycas revoluta is a species of seed producing, cycad plant. The species may also be referred to as King sago, Sago cycad or the Japanese sago palm. The plant originated in southern Japan. It is used in the production of sago, a cooking starch or can be displayed as a decorative plant. C. revoluta gets its name from the Latin word meaning “curled back”, referring to its leaves. Its leaves are shiny and dark green in coloration. The C. revoluta species have trunks that measures...

Samuel de Champlain
2014-01-07 10:15:12

Samuel de Champlain, known as The Father of New France, was a Frenchman with many titles including navigator, soldier, explorer, cartographer, and diplomat. Born Samuel Champlain in 1574 to a family of mariners, exploration was in his blood and he took his first voyage as a young man in 1603, led by François Gravé Du Pont. In his early years, Champlain learned to navigate, create nautical charts, draw, and make applied reports. From 1594 or 1595 to 1598, he learned fighting skills in the...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Lake Van Monster
2013-09-17 13:16:12

The Lake Van Monster is a legendary creature said to inhabit Lake Van in Eastern Turkey. The first reported sighting was in 1995. However, in a article from April 29, 1889, in the newspaper Saadet, a report tells of a man who was dragged into the water by a creature while he was doing wudu. After this report the Turkish Government sent a scientific survey group to the lake but no evidence was found of a creature. An ancient engraving is said to be within a church on one of the four islands...

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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