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2009-10-20 02:01:00

REDMOND, Wash. and CHICAGO, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With financial support and assistance from Microsoft Corp., the Illinois State Board of Education announced plans to provide more than 640,000 high-school students with an opportunity to use professional-level software tools to develop work-force skills and prepare for post-secondary education by participating in the "bliink" Web design contest, whose theme "I Imagine a Green Future" focuses on environmental sustainability....

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This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.