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2014-06-27 23:10:47

MXI-Corp-Asia has announced a new Direct Sales Compensation Plan for Xoçai Malaysian Distributors Kumamoto, Japan. (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Xoçai-Asia Malaysian Distributors in Kumamoto, Japan ratify the local raw chocolate diagnostic report. This report is available to view at: Chocolate Intrigue – A Fascinating White Paper On The Origin Of Chocolate. http://adampaulgreen.com/chocolate-intrigue-a-fascinating-white-paper-on-the-origin-of-chocolate/. In January 2014, MXI-Corp-Asia...

2014-05-12 12:26:25

XO Digital Puts The Power of Distribution Back into the Hands of Artists Where it Belongs COLUMBIA, S.C., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XO Digital is exceptionally proud to announce the release of its digital music distribution services to artists everywhere. With these new products that are designed at offering a huge amount of freedom to today's most talented musicians and artists, XO Digital is aiming to give power back to the creative individuals who deserve it the most. Logo -...

2014-04-24 20:24:56

Opening China Market for International Media Companies and Advertisers NEW YORK and SHANGHAI, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Touchmedia, China's leading interactive in-taxi advertising and media platform, announced today that it closed its latest round of financing with additional funding from existing investors including Founder/CEO Micky Fung and Jubilant Worldwide Limited along with new investor, XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO), the premier consumer Internet and media company for...

2014-03-12 08:28:32

Formerly of Vente-privee USA, Brady Brings Extensive E-Commerce Leadership and Digital Media Expertise to Premier Life Stage Internet Company NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO, www.xogroupinc.com), the premier media and technology company devoted to weddings, pregnancy, and everything in between, today announced it has named Katherine Wu Brady as Executive Vice President, E-Commerce and Registry....

2014-02-06 16:25:28

More Than 300 Hackers Compete to Develop Innovative Applications to Help Four Nonprofit Organizations NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XO Group Inc. and AngelHack have partnered with four nonprofit organizations--Wish Upon a Wedding, New Course, Day One and Step Up Women's Network (SUWN)--to host a first of its kind hackathon to help improve the lives of women and teens around the world. Hosted at XO Group Headquarters in New York, Hack Upon a Cause: Powered by XO Group Inc. kicks off...

2014-02-05 12:27:40

Formerly of Viacom, Garrett Brings Extensive Sales Leadership and Multi-platform Expertise to Premier Media and Technology Company NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO, www.xogroupinc.com), the premier media and technology company devoted to weddings, pregnancy, and everything in between, today announced it has named Jennifer Garrett as Executive Vice President, National Enterprise Sales. "We are thrilled to welcome Jennifer Garrett to XO Group," said...

2014-01-07 12:30:51

Faster Processing, Bluetooth, GPS and New Accessories Expand Learning Possibilities and Functionality LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 INTERNATIONAL CES -- New devices and accessories joining the multilingual award-winning line of XO Tablets were unveiled today at the 2014 International CES by One Laptop per Child (OLPC) and its strategic partner Vivitar. The new OLPC designed and developed tablets making their debut are a new 7-inch XO Tablet and a new 10-inch XO Tablet. Both new...

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.'