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2015-02-17 08:30:13

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2015-02-17 08:29:58

ANTIOCH, Calif., Feb. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Exemeus Blog and California teacher Folami Morris are pleased to announce the launch of a new program to encourage reading.

2015-02-17 08:22:45

First spot featuring the love affair between dogs and cars began airing during Westminster Annual Dog Show SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-16 23:03:59

Kenny Tucker joins Anderson & Vreeland, leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials, as Technologies Specialist.

2015-02-16 12:28:47

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Softmart held its annual team summit last week at the Sheraton Valley Forge Hotel in King of Prussia, PA.

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Encinitas, California native and musician Quinn Boylan will be bringing ukuleles and clothing to an orphanage in Cherkasy, Ukraine as part of a paying it forward program sponsored by his employer Path

Latest Media technology Reference Libraries

2013-03-16 08:36:48

Image Credit: Photos.com A podcast is digital media in a series of related content that is downloaded by a subscription through web syndication or streamed online onto either a computer or mobile device. The word podcast was derived from the terms “broadcast” and “pod,” by the success of the iPod. Most podcasts are streamed or downloaded onto mobile devices such as smartphones and the iPod. The podcast is media transferred to a user’s device, similar to a radio or TV broadcast....

2010-12-03 22:59:13

The Post-it note is a piece of stationery designed for temporarily attaching notes to documents and other surfaces through the use of a strip of adhesive on the back. They are most commonly seen in a 3-inch square and yellow in color although they can come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes. A low-tack adhesive allows the notes to be stuck and removed quickly with no residue left behind. Art Fry, of 3M, created the post-it note by using an adhesive developed by a colleague. 3M was...

2010-12-03 22:41:28

A memory card or flash card is used for storing digital information through electronic flash memory. These memory cards are used in digital cameras, mobile phones, laptop computers, MP3 players, and video game consoles. They are compact, recordable, and they retain data without power. PC Cards were among the first commercial memory card formats to come out in the 1990s but are now relegated to industrial applications and for connecting I/O devices such as modems. A number of other memory...

2010-10-11 21:16:18

Liquid Paper, a brand of the Newell Rubbermaid Company, is a type of correction fluid used to fix typewriting in the past and now handwriting mistakes. Bette Nesmith Graham created the first correction fluid in 1951. Since she worked as a typist she made many mistakes and wanted to correct them, so she started with tempera paint and created what she called Mistake Out. She even provided her co-workers with bottles that had the brand name on it. Soon Graham was fired from her typist job...

2010-10-06 21:28:02

Roll film is any type of spool-wound photographic film. The film is protected from white light exposure by a paper backing as opposed to film which is protected by being wound forward in a cartridge. It was originally referred to as "cartridge" film due to its resemblance to a shotgun cartridge. The film can be loaded in daylight since it has an opaque backing paper. During use, the spool of roll film is pulled across to an identical spool as exposures are made, once the original spool is...

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Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.