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2009-09-09 07:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Reputation Networks today launched WorkScore, the first social resume. WorkScore lets individuals collect and control information about their professional skills, achievements, and relationships. WorkScore solves two problems. It enables individuals and companies to manage their reputations. "Brands and reputations have moved online, where inaccurate information spreads quickly and can do real damage," said Reputation Networks Founder and CEO...

2005-07-13 00:13:46

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. online bookseller Alibris said on Tuesday it had launched a special offer to buy used copies of the new "Harry Potter" book for $5 as it seeks to meet demand for the most eagerly awaited book of the year. British author J.K. Rowling's sixth book about the young wizard, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," is scheduled to be released on July 16 amid a huge global publicity blitz and more than 10 million copies are ready for sale in the United States alone....


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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