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2011-08-23 13:30:17

  Psychologists at the University of Liverpool have found that children as young as two years old have an understanding of complex grammar even before they have learned to speak in full sentences. Researchers at the University's Child Language Study Centre showed children, aged two, sentences containing made-up verbs, such as 'the rabbit is glorping the duck', and asked them to match the sentence with a cartoon picture. They found that even the youngest two-year-old could identify...

2011-08-18 06:45:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Canfield is the keynote speaker at the fourth annual Women's Prosperity Conference (TheProsperityConference.com). Jack Canfield will feature training based on his book "The Success Principles", followed by a book signing and VIP reception on the opening day September 16th. The conference, which takes place September 16-18 in West Palm Beach Florida, features a full line-up of speakers. Jack Canfield is the co-creator of New York...

2011-07-07 00:00:29

HLM PayMeOn, Inc., the Company that allows its members to create social incomeâ“ž¢ by referring deals, today announced the creation of its "PayMeOn anchor payment system". Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 HLM PayMeOn, Inc., a subsidiary of MMAX Media, Inc. (otcbb and otcqb: MMAX) and the Company that allows its members to create social incomeâ“ž¢ by referring deals, today announced the creation of its "PayMeOn anchor...

2011-03-21 12:30:00

BEIJING, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW), China's Innovative Infrastructure Solutions Provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery used in large scale infrastructure projects such as railway, highway and bridge construction, today announced that it will release its 2010 fourth quarter and year end financial results before the market open on Thursday, March 24, 2011, and a conference call will be...

2011-03-14 07:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. ("ACT"; OTC Bulletin Board: ACTC), a leader in the field of regenerative medicine, announced today that Gary Rabin, the company's interim chairman and chief executive officer, will be presenting at the BIO-Europe Spring 2011 Conference, March 14-16, at the Milano Convention Centre in Milan, Italy. Mr. Rabin's presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 16, at 10:15 a.m. CET, level 1, room Yellow 3....

2010-06-15 08:58:00

JERUSALEM, Israel, June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDenta Corp. (PINKSHEETS: IDTA) CEO Yaacov Shoham today issued the following statement concerning marketing in the USA. "We are in an advanced stage to sell drug detectors to one of the largest police departments in the United States. In the last two months we have delivered to them large quantities of detectors to be tested. We have received many technical and professional questions and our answers have been very...

2010-05-24 06:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allegiant Travel Company (Nasdaq: ALGT) today announced that due to adverse market conditions, it has elected to discontinue the private offering of senior unsecured notes which the Company had announced last week. ALGT/G (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060516/LATU102LOGO) Certain statements and information included in this release may constitute "forward looking statements" within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities...

2010-03-03 06:38:00

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, March 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU. or AU.L), a global leader in infrastructure software for the enterprise, today announced significant innovations across the company's Meaning Based Marketing platform - allowing businesses to understand, act on, and optimize all forms of information. Based on Autonomy's ability to automatically identify concepts in structured and unstructured information, Autonomy's Meaning...

2010-02-24 15:10:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG) announced today that the Board of Directors has authorized the purchase of up to $30 million of its Class A common stock. This authorization expires March 31, 2011. Hub intends to make purchases from time to time as market conditions warrant. Hub intends to hold the repurchased shares in treasury for future use. ABOUT HUB GROUP: Hub Group, Inc. is a leading asset-light freight transportation...

2009-11-30 13:38:00

CARDIFF, Calif., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jedi Mind, Inc. (Pink Sheets: JEDM) (www.jedimindinc.com) is pleased to announce the Company's first thought-controlled game is complete and available for purchase. The game, "Think-Tac-Toe" is the first of its kind, which allows the user to play the game with the power of their mind and is geared towards people of all ages. The game will be sold online at a price of $49 and can be purchased directly through the Company by calling (760)...


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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