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2013-11-12 23:19:07

E Display Inc. a turn-key Digital Signage solution provider has initiated deploying Digital Menu Boards for Famous Wok across the United States and Canada. Digital Menu Boards will allow Famous Wok to significantly lift sales of promoted items and steadily cycle through the QSR’s menu features and promotions with minimal cost or effort. (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Famous Wok family of restaurant brand includes Kung Pao Wok, Sizzling Wok & Flaming Wok with a franchise network that is...

2013-11-11 23:02:59

eReflect announced today that learning a new language provides insights into how to teach English to ESL students in an efficient and practical manner. New York City, NY (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 The Ultimate Vocabulary™ blog editor has revealed through an interview with Kirsten Kukulski of the website englishisapieceofcake.com, that learning a new language helps teachers and other educators better understand what approaches and techniques to implement when teaching language skills to...

2013-10-29 23:28:57

Executive Communication Systems Announces Availability of a New Transcription Headset Designed to Boost Sound Clarity and Volume by 300% Ventura, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Executive Communication Systems, an industry leader in professional dictation and transcription products based in Ventura, CA, is pleased to announce the ECS-OHUSB WordSlinger Overhead Deluxe Transcription Headset designed to boost audio clarity and volume by 300% helping professionals transcribe faster and easier....

Using Numbers When Talking To Children Could Give Them A Head Start In Math
2013-10-29 09:26:45

University of California - San Diego Talk to your toddler. And use numbers when you talk. Doing so may give a child a better head start in math than teaching her to memorize 1-2-3 counting routines. That's the takeaway of an international study published this week in the online early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Led by David Barner, associate professor of psychology and linguistics in the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California,...

Two New Species Of The Endangered Ancient Genus Gyronotus
2013-10-22 15:05:38

Pensoft Publishers Famous as the sacred beetles of ancient Egypt the scarab beetle group in fact represents much greater diversity around the globe. Some of the most vulnerable representatives are contained in the flightless genus Gyronotus, which currently includes six known species. A recent study published in the open access journal Zookeys describes two new species with unusual distribution from southern Africa. The two new species G. perissinottoi and G. schuelei both dwell in...

2013-10-21 23:23:29

Parascript’s updated document processing platform provides organizations faster access to more types of information, verifies signatures, in single solution available through resellers Longmont, Colorado (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Parascript®, LLC, a leading recognition technology provider, today is announcing FormXtra® and FormXtra Capture 5.4 with new features for classifying forms and documents and recognizing machine print, handprint and cursive writing on them, giving...

2013-10-21 23:02:16

Ultimate Vocabulary™ recently discussed how intertwined literacy and language are with Amanda Davis of Words First, and how this interconnection might be the ideal teaching approach for students with special educational needs. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The Ultimate Vocabulary™ editor shared an insightful interview with Amanda Davis, speech therapist and director of Words First. In her interview, Ms. Davis makes clear that language and literature shouldn’t be taught...

2013-10-20 23:00:17

The first Bestseller in a Weekend for Fiction Writers, presented by Alicia Dunams and Beth Barany, is the perfect kickoff to National Novel Writing Month. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 Novel-writers, novice and expert alike—take note. Join us on October 25-27, 2013, as bestselling author Alicia Dunams and long-time writing coach Beth Barany combine their expertise to offer the highly anticipated Bestseller in a Weekend for Fiction Writers workshop for the very first time....

2013-10-19 23:02:18

The World Series is also known as the Fall Classic, and it is widely regarded as the single most important series in all of professional sports. TicketProcess.com has a large inventory of 2013 World Series Tickets, and they encourage all fans of MLB® baseball to access their inventory. (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 The idea of purchasing World Series tickets may initially seem out of reach for most fans, but TicketProcess.com is now offering the typical fan a perfect chance to get in on...

2013-10-16 23:33:18

The new series of Epicure Digital Pick 3/Choose 3 dry erase menu boards add the missing element of fun and fitness to MyPlate menu boards. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Epicure Digital, a leader in digital menu boards, presents its new series of Epicure Digital Pick 3/Choose 3 MyPlate Dry Erase Menu Boards. Epicure Digital MyPlate Digital Menus Boards and Dry Erase Menu Boards are based on the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans to eat healthfully. These MyPlate menu boards...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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