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2011-01-13 07:45:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced the details of its latest efforts to rid the world of costly software hairballs (commonly known as Software Hairball Syndrome) that are choking corporate productivity, profitability and innovation. This NetSuite initiative includes new software hairball diagnostic tools, a downloadable Hairball Elimination Kit and a...

2008-06-30 09:03:18

PORTLAND, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has selected Learning.com to assess students' technology proficiency in a two-year pilot program in a sampling of Texas school districts. The state is using Learning.com's TechLiteracy Assessment, an authentic online assessment that measures and reports students' technology proficiency. Legislation requiring this pilot was passed by the 2007 Texas Legislature. The pilot will assess students in participating school...

2008-06-30 09:02:24

PORTLAND, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning.com announces today that it will offer digital mathematics curriculum from Adaptive Curriculum through the Learning.com Digital Learning Environment. This partnership provides educators with the ability to use a single tool for the seamless delivery and use of instructional content from both companies. Sebit, LLC is the developer of Adaptive Curriculum. Learning.com already supports teachers with the ability to create and manage their own...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.