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2011-08-17 15:46:00

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linq, a $550 million retail, dining, entertainment and hospitality district located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, will be unlike anything in the famed resort city. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101123/LA06675LOGO) Owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation, the mid-Strip attraction is designed as a destination in its own right and is being created to revitalize and re-define the center-resort corridor....

2011-03-15 00:00:29

Users Can Quickly and Easily Identify Geosynthetic Products that Meet Specific Requirements Summerville, SC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 13, 2011 Thrace-LINQ, a supplier of woven and nonwoven geosynthetic technical fabrics, announces the release of the Thrace-LINQ Product Finderâ“ž¢ mobile application for BlackBerry®, Androidâ“ž¢, and Apple® mobile devices. Within seconds, the Thrace-LINQ Product Finder helps users identify...

2009-06-30 06:04:00

ComponentOne LiveLinq Makes LINQ Faster and Supports Live Views PITTSBURGH, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- With the release of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, a new data access technology, LINQ, was added to the toolbox of Visual Studio developers. LINQ, or Language Integrated Query, is a set of features in the .NET Framework 3.5 used for writing structured type-safe queries over local object collections and remote data sources. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080410/NEW078LOGO ) True...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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