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2014-02-08 23:00:56

Cybersecurity expert Peter Singer will visit Stevens Institute of Technology on February 12, 2014, to discuss his most recent book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford University Press, 2014). Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 Cybersecurity expert Peter Singer will visit Stevens Institute of Technology on February 12, 2014, to discuss his most recent book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford University Press, 2014). In his...

2014-02-06 08:35:09

3.5 million New York students and 250,000 teachers to benefit from ability to curate, organize and share lesson content on any device COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SymbalooEDU, a resource management tool that helps educators and students curate and organize the best of the web, today announced a partnership between SymbalooEDU, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) and the New York State Teacher Centers. Each district, BOCES (Boards of Cooperative Educational...

2014-02-06 08:26:32

Research Center Explores Millimeter Wave Spectrum in Response to Skyrocketing Demand for Wireless Data Transfer NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU WIRELESS announced that AT&T joined the university research center as an affiliate sponsor--a three-year commitment to collaborating on the next generation of mobile network technology. Their research aims to ensure that the telecommunications industry can stay ahead of the demands of its users, who are consuming data at an...

2014-02-05 08:32:49

BURY, England, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MD Occasions Wedding & Event Specialist http://www.mdoccasions.com FREE e-copies of new Brochure To celebrate the release of our brand new brochure we are giving away 100 free e-copies. MD Occasions is a family run business based in Bury, Lancashire. We provide balloons, venue dressing, entertainment and more throughout the North West. In every issue you will find products and services we...

2014-02-03 23:25:05

Part of the Learning First Program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, this partnership will enable California students to complete associate and bachelor’s degrees close to home through Coastline and online through World Campus. University Park, PA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Penn State’s online campus, World Campus, and Coastline Community College are partnering to enable California students to complete associate and bachelor’s degrees close to home. The partnership...

2014-01-31 23:04:29

EHS brings the school’s resources directly to students living off-campus with EHS. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Educational Housing Services, Inc. (EHS), the leading provider of private, off-campus student housing in New York City, today unveils a new and exclusive IT network service for all New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering students residing at the EHS St. George Residence in Brooklyn Heights, NY. EHS has created a direct and dedicated IT network connection...

2014-01-30 23:03:17

Washburn to head Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence Center (CRUX). Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology welcomes Alexandros Washburn as industry professor and founding director of the Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX). Formerly the chief urban designer of New York City under Mayor Michael Bloomberg and author of The Nature of Urban Design: a New York perspective on Resilience (Island Press, 2013) - Professor Washburn’s...

2014-01-30 12:29:46

Intel Becomes Latest Member of Research Center Exploring the Millimeter Wave Spectrum as a Means to Expand Wireless Data Capacity NEW YORK, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU WIRELESS announced that Intel Corporation has joined the center as an affiliate sponsor of research exploring a new generation of wireless technologies, which some refer to as "5G." Research at NYU WIRELESS aims to expand wireless network capacity by orders of magnitude as compared to today's networks. (Logo:...

2014-01-29 12:28:23

Connectivity Across Six Facilities Will Enable Automated, Timely and Accurate Data ANDOVER, Mass., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capsule Tech, Inc., the leading global provider of medical device connectivity solutions, today announced that Valley Health, based in Winchester, VA, has chosen Capsule to integrate medical devices in operating rooms throughout its 6-hospital health system with the installation of the Epic electronic medical record (EMR). Patient vital signs will be...

2014-01-28 23:01:59

Atam P. Dhawan, of Randolph, a distinguished professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBA) for contributions in medical imaging. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Atam P. Dhawan, of Randolph, a distinguished professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), has...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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