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2013-03-20 23:04:15

The Obama Administration may take significant action on cybersecurity–a development that has won a comment from Nate Kube. Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 According to cybersecurity authority Nate Kube, the threat of cyber attacks is one that affects both government bodies, and private sector companies alike. As such, government agencies are increasingly coming to take cybersecurity for critical infrastructure more seriously. Kube illustrates his point with a recent...

2013-02-26 10:23:52

The American Astronomical Society (AAS) supports President Barack Obama´s new policy on “open access,” the idea that published results of taxpayer-funded research should be made freely available on the Internet rather than permanently restricted to journal subscribers or other paying customers. Central to the new policy is the recognition that publishers “provide valuable services, including the coordination of peer review, that are essential for ensuring the high...

2013-02-16 23:00:38

The Automation Federation and its member organizations are honored to assist the Obama administration in establishing effective cybersecurity safeguards for America´s industrial automation and control systems. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 Working with the Obama administration, the Automation Federation is helping to forge national security standards, guidelines and compliance testing for safeguarding America´s critical infrastructure from...


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  • 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.'
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