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2013-04-03 23:00:43

This year marks Cloud-based hotel PMS WebRezPro´s 10th anniversary providing hoteliers and other accommodation providers with a sophisticated yet affordable property management system. A pioneering hotel PMS when it began, WebRezPro has progressed to become a leader in Cloud-based hospitality software. Calgary, AB (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 World Web Technologies Inc., the company behind Cloud-based hotel property management system WebRezPro, announced that this year marks the...

2008-08-18 18:00:41

BARRE, Vt., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Distributed Energy Systems announced today that on Friday, August 15, it completed the sale of the assets of its Vermont-based wind turbine division to CB Wind, a newly formed private company focused solely on wind energy. In connection with the closing, CB Wind has changed its corporate name and will continue to operate under the name Northern Power Systems, Inc. Northern Power Systems, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wind Power Holdings, Inc. "We...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'