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2010-12-10 00:00:37

Hartree Innovative Research Centre appeals to innovative supercomputing software companies and the companies who need them. Roswell, GA (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 John Bancroft, Head of Business Development for the Science & Technologies Facility Council (STFC) located in the North of England, has been working in the U.S. this month to identify and develop strategic partnerships for the much anticipated Hartee Centre. The Centre is a key component of the UK's premier supercomputing...

2010-12-01 00:13:19

Winners of Pitch Challenge Chosen to Participate in Software City UK Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 30, 2010 In its second year in Silicon Valley, Geeks Going Global, also known as the Liverpool Vision and the North of England Pitch Challenge, experienced strong growth with over 300 companies vying for the fifteen coveted spots to compete. This year's innovative entrepreneurs were competing for a trip to Liverpool to participate in Software City UK as well as the opportunity to meet with the...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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