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2014-05-15 08:28:10

Leading B-to-B Publisher ALM makes its content easier to navigate and exploit thanks to Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform NEW YORK, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TEMIS, the leading provider of Semantic Content Enrichment solutions for the Enterprise, today announced it has signed a strategic license and services agreement with ALM, the leading provider of news and business information to the legal and real estate industries. Headquartered in New York City, ALM is an...

2014-02-08 23:02:18

Nationwide truck wraps manufacturer JMR Graphic sexplains how transit ads function and how they can create impressions. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 JMR Graphics, a nationwide truck wraps manufacturer,discusses how transit ads are an effective tool in generating brand awareness while studying a transit ad implemented by Bloomberg TV in London’s underground. TJ Panell, a representative of JMR Graphics, a nationwide truck wraps manufacturer, says, “Transit ads are perfect...

Google Glass Banned By 5 Point Cafe
2013-03-11 20:06:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google´s Glass glasses won´t be available until the end of the year, but they´re already garnering a lot of attention in the press. One key feature of Glass is its ability to take pictures and video with a voice command or a few taps of the earpiece. Now, one self-proclaimed “dive bar” in Seattle has preemptively banned Google Glass, making them the first establishment to do so. The 5 Point bar does...

Men Win The Humor Test (By A Hair)
2011-10-20 06:17:31

Men are funnier than women, but only just barely and mostly to other men. So says a psychology study from the University of California, San Diego Division of Social Sciences. While the findings lend some support to the stereotype on gender differences and humor — perhaps most vociferously and provocatively argued in recent memory by author Christopher Hitchens in his 2007 Vanity Fair article "Why Women Aren't Funny" — they also undermine the standard explanations as to why. The...

2011-08-08 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Yorker's GOINGS ON mobile app, a guide to New York City culture from the magazine's staff, including some of the best critics in the world, is launching today. The app, which is free of charge, is available for Apple and Android mobile devices. GOINGS ON is a daily, digital version of the magazine's noted Goings On About Town section, which comprises listings and capsule reviews of movies, art, night life, music, dance, theatre, readings and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.