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Memory Method Works Using Virtual Reality
2012-11-16 13:43:32

The memory technique, called loci, or location, by the ancient Greeks, was used by Socrates, according to classic scholars, to memorize his oratories. To do this, Socrates would wander around his home and assign a word or fact that he needed to memorize to some familiar object or structure in his home.

2009-07-20 08:00:00

HERNDON, Va., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- NetWitness Corporation, the leading provider of next generation network monitoring and threat analysis solutions, today announced it is expanding its global reseller network by signing an authorized reseller agreement with Mnemonic, a leading information and IT service provider in the Nordic region.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]