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2014-09-16 23:02:44

LiquidFrameworks, the leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in Oilfield/Industrial/Environmental Services is proud to announce the release of a new version of the sync engine for FieldFX that increases synchronization speed by 42%. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 LiquidFrameworks announced today that it has released the third version of the FieldFX sync engine. Capitalizing on more than ten years of experience with data synchronization and...

2014-08-26 23:13:27

Igea Software responds to the demand for Point of Care software with offline capabilities. New solution complements flagship home health software, Igea HHC and iPOC. San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Igea Software, a leading provider of web based home health software designed to support home healthcare agency growth, today launched iPOC® Offline, its new Point of Care Offline solution. “More and more, clinicians rely on accurate, timely information from their Point of Care...

Offline Chrome Apps Now Available In Google Web Store
2013-05-03 18:49:06

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A company known for its online services such as search, video, documents and advertising is going offline with its new offering. Google is offering Packaged Apps in its Chrome Web Store, many with offline capabilities. The first apps available with offline capabilities include ones written in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Most of the apps are Chrome extensions, reports GigaOm. While online, the apps have just enough code to run in...

A Third Of Teenage Girls Meeting Strangers Offline
2013-01-14 12:43:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics, 30 percent of teenage girls have met someone offline who they first met online. The teenage girls reported that they had offline meetings with people they met on the Internet, and whose identity had not been fully confirmed before meeting. "These meetings may have been benign, but for an adolescent girl to do it is dangerous," Jennie Noll, PhD, a psychologist at...

2012-06-11 23:00:48

Using offline interactions and community building Boomtowrack takes aim at localizing Chicago's social experience. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 Boomtownrack is a local news aggregate and social center for Chicago. Its aim is to create a local online community that promotes offline interaction. The founder believes that social media interaction is important in today's world, but that in-person, face-to-face interaction is paramount to building real relationships. Boom Chicago users can...

2012-03-28 01:06:04

Concordia study looks at rates of risky behaviours for online and offline gamblers With the click of a mouse or touch of a mobile phone screen – in pyjamas or jeans – gambling is now at our fingertips 24/7 with Internet play. With this increased access to gambling, are online gamblers more prone to risky behaviours than offline gamblers? A new study published in Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking, led by Sylvia Kairouz of Concordia University, has compared...

2011-08-20 00:00:33

The $1.6 Million raised by this social network for emerging art collectors is the largest seed round among the booming online art market. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 Silicon Alley-based startup COMPANY a social network for emerging art collectorsonline art market and social content company which also has an offline networking event series and reality cable show debuting in the fall announces their first seed funding of $1.6 million. The capital was raised from New York angel...

2011-07-21 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart®, the world's largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, today announced the beta launch of its newest reader platform providing users with online, offline, anytime, anywhere access to their eTextbooks. The first in the industry to utilize HTML5 technology for eTextbooks and coupled with the latest version of Mozilla Firefox 5.0, this cloud-based offering now provides the same productivity...

2010-06-17 09:00:00

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- ePharmaSolutions, a leading provider of clinical research technologies and niche clinical services, launches version 3.0 of its eMVR (Electronic Monitor Visit Report) application with new features to support online and offline completion of monitoring reports for traveling clinical research associates and integrations with leading CTMS systems. "Our latest release provides study monitors with the option of completing monitor reports online or...

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2008-10-17 08:45:00

Men and women differ in Internet behavior, such as frequency of Web surfing, online community membership and reading habits, U.S. researchers said. Data analysis by Michael Gilbert of the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication's Center for the Digital Future, found that one in seven Internet users who visit online communities, such as Facebook, said their online activities are reducing their involvement with offline counterparts "at least somewhat," a response...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'