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2009-09-16 14:50:14

Researchers funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) at the University of Michigan invented a new type of magnetron that may be used to defeat enemy electronics.  A magnetron is a type of vacuum tube used as the frequency source in microwave ovens, radar systems and other high-power microwave circuits. According to Dr. Ron Gilgenbach, an AFOSR-sponsored researcher at the University of Michigan, a new class of magnetrons was invented that holds the potential for more...

2009-08-26 10:20:57

An Indiana man says his invention to speed the microwave oven heating of frozen foods was stolen from him by Birds Eye Foods and Clorox Co. In a suit filed in Scott County, Ind., Superior Court, Gary Hopkins is seeking unspecified damages from the companies, which he claims ignored confidentiality agreements on his patented system using plastic containers with pinholes and steam vents to cut in half the time needed to microwave frozen food, The Indianapolis Star reported Wednesday. Hopkins...

2009-07-15 09:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroFridge(R), the industry leader in compact specialty appliances, today introduced the next generation in small space convenience. The new product line includes patent-pending Safe Plug(R) technology and also features a Dual Outlet Charge Station that enables people to safely and conveniently charge a range of popular electronic devices such as laptop computers, MP3 players, cell phones, digital cameras and more. Environmentally-friendly, safe and...

2009-04-20 09:00:00

BEIJING, April 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.frbiz.com/electrical-equipment/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports on three best-selling microwave ovens in 2009. Midea MM823ESJ PA microwave oven: the price is 399 yuan It is worth mentioning that this microwave oven will heat food, soften ice cream, cook cake, stew cooked food, reheat, boil water, cook fresh vegetables, cook chickens and ducks,...

2009-03-15 23:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc., signed an exclusive licensing agreement with the Galanz company. Galanz will produce a comprehensive line of Hamilton Beach(R) and Proctor Silex(R) branded microwave ovens. Hamilton Beach Brands was assisted by Los Angeles-based new business development consultancy Brand Sense Partners, LLC (BSP) in developing and negotiating the license deal. As leading brands in small kitchen electrics, Hamilton Beach and Proctor Silex...

2009-02-11 10:07:00

SECAUCUS, N.J., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panasonic, a leader in microwave technology, today announced a collaboration with The Culinary Institute of America. This collaboration is designed to enhance culinary support for its renowned line of consumer microwave ovens. As part of this collaboration, The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) will develop no-fuss gourmet recipes for cooking with Panasonic microwaves, as well as create key microwave cooking technique videos that will be...

2009-01-29 09:32:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevada's largest shelter serving women and children will now also be home to the premium appliances highlighted in the "LG Celebrity Chef Kitchen" at the 2009 National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) Market & Conference, which concludes here today. Donated to The Shade Tree by sponsor LG Electronics and trade show producer NATPE, the $10,000 stainless steel kitchen package includes a French Door refrigerator, Steam...

2009-01-24 15:03:30

A 78-year-old man in England says his microwave oven is going strong after 40 years and an estimated 150,000 meals. Frederick Stephens of Cheltenham says he's used his Panasonic microwave several times daily since buying it for about $345 and has only had to replace a light bulb in all those years, The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. It was a real novelty when we bought it as there weren't many around in those days, said Stephens, calling the microwave life-changing. Stephens said the...

2008-12-09 09:00:00

BEIJING, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com ( http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports that purchasing levels in China's microwave oven ( http://www.qualitymp3player.com/buy-microwave_oven/ ) industry has experienced a huge change. Prices only go up not down. With the technology upgrade, microwave ovens are gradually moving away from a supporting role in the kitchen, taking up a leading role,...

2008-11-04 18:00:10

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND), announced today that it has begun running national television advertisements for Pop Secret microwaveable popcorn, the latest addition to its snack portfolio. In October and November 2008, over 400 spots will run on 13 different national television networks. "When we acquired Pop Secret in September we committed to supporting the brand and bringing excitement to the microwave popcorn category," said Andrew Burke, Senior Vice President of Marketing. "Winter...


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  • 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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