Latest Mark Madsen Stories

2009-08-26 06:01:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Nature, Inc., a research and consulting company specializing in business intelligence (BI) and information management, today is making the findings of a recent survey available in a new study titled "Open Source Adoption in the Data Warehouse Market." The firm's President Mark Madsen conducted and wrote the study, which was sponsored by Infobright and Jaspersoft. The report can be downloaded today at: http://bit.ly/MH00v. Madsen will also...

2009-08-14 13:27:57

The Minnesota Timberwolves are still doing the off-season shuffle, sending guard Quentin Richardson to Miami to get back center Mark Blount. The T-Wolves, who also got a new general manager and coach this off-season, picked up Richardson last month when they shipped guard Sebastian Telfair and forwards Craig Smith and Mark Madsen to the Los Angeles Clippers. It's the fourth trade since the end off the 2008-2009 season for Richardson, who has averaged 11.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'