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Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As part of an ongoing effort to bolster its London-based artificial intelligence research center, Google has announced a new partnership with Oxford University and the acquisition of two of...

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2014-10-31 04:21:19

BOSTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, erecruit(TM) announced the opening of its first office in the UK, located in the heart of west London in the Fulham Green area. The office will house the erecruit team responsible for overseeing expansion of the company's business and client services across the UK and Europe. The new location marks an important step for erecruit, the emerging leader of enterprise staffing software, vendor management systems ("VMS") and onboarding solutions,...

2014-10-30 08:28:33

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Taiwan Trade Centre in London, England, is the foremost not-for-profit organization promoting trade between Great Britain and Taiwan. Recently, it has also become more multi-task-oriented and more multi-functional, with the Centre featuring some of Taiwan's best companies in a display of a comprehensive range of products promoting a smarter, greener, and healthier living experience. The display is located at the Taiwan Trade Centre office...

2014-10-30 04:20:34

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information, said today that its second annual independent assurance review completed by Ernst & Young confirms that Platts' governance and controls framework, policies and editorial practices align with IOSCO's Principles for Oil Price Reporting Agencies. "For the second year, the results of the review affirm Platts' commitment to the PRA Principles and to...

2014-10-29 16:26:30

MUNCHIES & Morgans To Launch Global Dining Series NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgans Hotel Group ("Morgans") has partnered with MUNCHIES, VICE Media's food channel, to create "Dinner Party(TM)," a one-of-a kind communal dining experience that will launch in November 2014 and begin its first season roaming the globe for the next year. Bringing together MUNCHIES' groundbreaking content and perspective with Morgans' creativity and leadership in lifestyle hospitality,...

2014-10-29 12:24:38

LONDON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced that Ashley Almanza informed the Company's Board of Directors that he has decided to resign his position on the Board effective with the selection of his replacement. Mr. Almanza is the Chief Executive Officer of G4S, a leading global integrated security company specializing in the provision of security products, services and solutions, and has served on Noble's board since June 2013. In light of...

2014-10-28 16:25:28

NEW YORK and LONDON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Craft, a global adaptation and production agency, today announced it has named Simon Sikorski and Cath Mawer as Chief Client Officers. In these newly created roles, they will be responsible for working with the leadership of the agency's roster of global clients to ensure that the highest standards of work are being delivered and will also generate new business opportunities for Craft. "Simon and Cath have worked hand-in-hand in...

2014-10-28 12:28:15

LONDON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global news network RT announces RT UK to go live on Thursday, October 30th 2014. Global news network RT announces today the official launch of its dedicated United Kingdom news channel, RT UK. RT UK will air both live and pre-recorded original programming to UK audiences from October 30(th) 2014, and will be available to more than 90% of UK households via Freeview (Channel 135) and Sky (Channel 512). Broadcasting from its new London studios...

2014-10-28 12:24:10

HOUSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has acquired the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz & Associates. The Miami event, held annually in October, is a key forum for buyers and sellers of fuel oil, power producers and logistics companies in the Americas. Argus currently produces more than 50 conferences worldwide on energy, fertilizers and metals. The Energy Conference is an important addition to that portfolio,...

2014-10-28 08:29:35

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sotheby's new multi-media global brand campaign, created by TBWA\London, has launched in print, out-of-home and across digital platforms in Hong Kong, New York and London. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141028/154795 The campaign was developed to reassert Sotheby's position as the world's preeminent player in the art market, by demonstrating its unassailable expertise and passion for art. The campaign is TBWA's first for the iconic...

2014-10-28 08:26:01

LONDON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has authorized the Company to seek approval from its shareholders to increase the Company's authority to repurchase its outstanding shares. The approval is expected to be sought at a Special Meeting of Shareholders, which is scheduled for December 22, 2014. The Company intends to file a preliminary proxy statement with the United States Securities and Exchange...


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siir_001_php
2012-06-14 09:51:23

Symbol: SIIR Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I HI    I Synonyms:   NOIR Norta irio (L.) Britton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ, CA, CO, FL, HI, MI, NM, NV, NY, PA, TX, UT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

plac2_002_pvp
2012-06-14 12:47:29

Symbol: PLHY3 Group: Dicot Family: Platanaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   PLAC2 Platanus acerifolia (Aiton) Willd. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

Acabaria_rubra
2012-04-03 14:36:01

The Multicolored Sea Fan, (Acabaria rubra), is a species of coral in the family Melithaeidae. It is only found around the South African coast from Bloubergstrand to East London. It is found at depths of 33 to 100 feet in its habitat, which are vertical surfaces on reefs and under overhangs, usually orientated perpendicularly to the water flow. Sea fan colonies grow to about 12 inches high, with branches between branches no more than 0.15 inches in length. It is bushy with thin cylindrical...

39_7c4011a4d1be044467360ab4ecaf9a55
2007-03-26 12:19:08

The Raccoon butterflyfish, Chaetodon lunula, also known as crescent-masked or Lunule butterflyfish, is a butterflyfish of the family Chaetodontidae found in the Indo-Pacific oceans from East Africa to the Hawaiian, Marquesan, and Ducie islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe and Rapa islands, and also in the southeast Atlantic from East London, South Africa, at depths down to 98.43 ft (30 m). Its length is up to 7.87 in (20 cm). The Raccoon butterflyfish is a nocturnal species...

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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.