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2008-10-07 12:00:35

DICE, an Electronic Arts Inc. studio (NASDAQ:ERTS), today announced that a remix album for their highly anticipated title Mirror's Edge(TM) will be digitally released worldwide on November 11th in conjunction with the launch of the game. The album features the title track "Still Alive" performed by Swedish rock/pop star Lisa Miskovsky and remixes by some of today's hottest artists including Benny Benassi, Paul van Dyk, Junkie XL, Teddybears, and Armand Van Helden. "A groundbreaking...

2008-09-23 09:00:30

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced the availability of the Mirror Image Media Management Platform, a new service that allows customers to easily integrate and monetize video content on their websites. The Mirror Image Media Management Platform is an end-to-end brandable video solution that covers everything from ingestion, transcoding, media and meta data storage, player templates, advertising...

2008-09-03 18:00:21

HOTEL balcony victim Christopher Peck, 25, fell accidentally while sleepwaking in the Greek isle of Rhodes, an inquest in Hatfield, Herts, yesterday ruled. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-11 09:00:49

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced that Educational Media Foundation Inc. (EMF) and its K-LOVE and Air 1 networks are leveraging the Mirror Image network to reliably deliver object caching and live audio streaming to listeners globally. K-LOVE and Air 1 reach a combined weekly audience of over four million listeners worldwide. EMF sought a certain "high touch" service when it came to picking a...

2008-08-04 12:00:33

Boston Micromachines Corporation, a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products for adaptive optics systems, today announced a new high speed, high precision controller for its award winning Multi-DM. With greater than 30 kHz frame rate and 14 bit resolution, the Multi-DM Controller provides a fifty fold improvement in speed and resolution over its predecessor, making it the fastest and highest resolution deformable mirror system on the market today. Also, Boston...

2008-08-04 09:00:45

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Olympic athletes from all around the world will soon compete for gold, silver and bronze at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. During this Olympic season, use ideas from Lowe's to incorporate winning products and finishes in your home to make it worthy of a medal. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20031205/LOWLOGO ) "Metallic tones on major furnishings are moving away from center stage this season but will still be used in more subtle...

2008-06-30 09:02:36

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced that Inergize Digital Media is leveraging the Mirror Image network to reliably deliver Object Caching and Digital Download Services. Inergize Digital Media, a division of Newport Television LLC, assists media properties as they make the transition from an analog media environment to a digital media environment. Inergize Digital Media focuses on helping stations...

2008-06-24 02:29:37

HELP to create the world's biggest virtual birthday card by texting your own message for Nelson to 84707. Your words will be put on the site www.happybirthdaymandela.com alongside other messages from well-wishers around the world. Lines will be open until his birthday on July 18, but get in quick if you want to enter a draw for FREE TICKETS to the Hyde Park concert on June 27, in aid of his 46664 campaign. For your chance to win one of 50 pairs of tickets, start your text with "Mirror"....

2008-06-04 13:20:00

Scientists working at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., have concocted an innovative recipe for giant telescope mirrors on the Moon. To make a mirror that dwarfs anything on Earth, just take a little bit of carbon, throw in some epoxy, and add lots of lunar dust."We could make huge telescopes on the moon relatively easily, and avoid the large expense of transporting a large mirror from Earth," says Peter Chen of NASA Goddard and the Catholic University of America, which is...

2007-09-10 10:10:00

A whole new world came to life for Alice when she passed through the looking glass "“ beetles with bad attitudes, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, smiling cats, talking tiger lilies and much more. Mirrors have special powers in the real world too, especially in the hands of an astronomer. In fact, modern astronomy depends on mirrors. Almost every telescope uses a mirror, sometimes several mirrors, to gather and guide starlight toward some super-sensitive digital detector where a breathtaking...

Latest Mirror Reference Libraries

2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

2004-10-19 04:45:43

Adaptive Optics -- Adaptive optics is a technology to improve the performance of Earth-based telescopes, reversing the effect of atmospheric distortions. When light from a star or another astronomical object enters the Earth's atmosphere, the different temperature layers and different wind speeds distort and move the image in various ways (see seeing for a proper discussion). The net result is that an 8 meters or 10 meters telescope (like the VLT or Keck), while theoretically capable...

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Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'