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2014-07-11 08:21:24

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BuyAutoParts.com, an online auto parts retailer based in San Diego has signed on to be a new dealer for Duralo Auto Parts. Headquartered in California, Duralo Auto Parts is a manufacturer of high quality aftermarket suspension, steering and driveline automotive parts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131126/LA23860LOGO "BuyAutoParts.com specialized in steering products prior to expanding to other automotive lines," commented Dara...

2014-07-09 23:09:44

More than 500 developers in 30 cities around the world took part in SunGard’s Global Coder Cup, a 48-hour codeathon with a clear mission: to create new technologies and solutions for the financial services industry. The best teams from each region – North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, India and Africa – were selected to compete in London in September. New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Predictive Analytics, Visualization and Face Recognition Take SunGard’s Global Coder Cup Finalists...

2014-07-09 08:34:53

MindTap Offers A Fully Digital, Highly Personalized Learning Experience BOSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that the acquisition of communication skills impacts students' success in college and career, Cengage Learning, a leading global education company, today announced that it is integrating speech capture software from YouSeeU into MindTap - offering students an easier way to practice and improve their presentation skills. Using a series of integrated apps, called...

2014-06-25 20:23:02

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and critical communications services, announced today its partnership with Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) to deliver award-winning alerting capabilities through Assurance Notification Manager (Assurance(NM)), the newest addition to the Sungard AS Assurance software suite. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140625/121785 Sungard AS is a leading provider of...

2014-06-25 08:38:50

Automated data integration provides situational awareness and reliable communication in times of need WAYNE, Pa., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungard® Availability Services(TM)(Sungard AS), a leading provider of information availability through managed IT, cloud and recovery services, today announced Assurance Notification Manager (Assurance(NM)), the newest addition to its Assurance software suite. With Assurance(NM), a global emergency notification system, users can communicate easier in...

2014-06-24 16:23:51

Cengage's Commitment to Action partnerships provide scholarships for high school diplomas and advanced degree career certificates to employees in retail, hospitality and food service sectors DENVER, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cengage Learning, a global education leader, joins workforce training partners this week in Denver at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) meeting, a program of the Clinton Global Initiative which addresses economic recovery in the...

2014-06-16 12:25:01

KnowU Online Community Facilitates Collaboration BOSTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new partnership between Harrison College and Cengage Learning, a leading education company, brings the KnowU online learning environment to career schools and higher education institutions to create a sense of community for online learners. Created by Harrison College, KnowU motivates and engages online learners through collaboration which is often challenging for institutions to facilitate...

2014-06-10 12:26:01

Professional Development Materials Aim to Increase Student Engagement and Success BOSTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Educators attending the College Board-endorsed Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institutes will receive professional development materials through a donation of nearly 30,000 textbooks from National Geographic Learning (NGL), part of global education company, Cengage Learning. Additionally, NGL will provide copies of the AP Test-Prep Workbook Fast Track to a 5 and...

2014-06-09 08:35:11

TORONTO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Q9 Networks is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Aequitas Innovations Inc. to provide high availability hosting services for its new Canadian stock exchange - the Aequitas Neo Exchange. Q9 will host Aequitas' production, test and disaster recovery infrastructure. The Aequitas Neo Exchange is being built to address trading and capital raising issues in Canada's capital markets. To complement this new exchange, Aequitas is also...

2014-06-03 12:31:08

Continues Transformation of GVRL with New STEM and Self-Help Titles FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 400 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. e-books are coming to Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL). GVRL is the e-book platform offered by Gale, a leading publisher of research and education resources for libraries, schools and businesses and part of Cengage Learning. The new titles include monographs covering in-demand subjects such as business and...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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