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2014-01-22 12:20:24

Organizations Working to Establish Industry Forum with Other Stakeholders to Address Distribution Standard Setting WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Open Allies for Airfare Transparency (Open Allies) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) today announced agreement on a set of conditions the two organizations are jointly recommending to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) in connection with Resolution 787. The two parties have been engaged in a...

2013-07-08 23:20:07

The PDF Association celebrated a particularly special birthday as part of its most recent Technical Conference: it has now been 20 years since the PDF format was first published. Berlin, Germany (PRWEB) July 07, 2013 During the event, participants gained a fully-grounded insight into all the different PDF standards – from PDF/A and PDF/UA to PDF/X, PDF/E, PDF/VT and of course PDF itself. The next Technical Conference will take place on the 14th and 15th of August 2013, in Seattle,...

2013-05-31 23:17:09

Their roles reflect PrinTree´s deep domain expertise and expand its Managed Print Services industry influence. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 PrinTree MPS executives, Mary-Rose Nguyen and Jonathan Pierce, have served on international technology industry standards organizations and boards for a combined 35 years. Their leadership and subject matter expertise contribution continues with two new roles. Mary-Rose Nguyen, PrinTree COO, has been appointed Vice Chair of the U.S....

2013-03-15 23:04:14

New mHealth Alliance report offers guidance on how to achieve standardized mHealth systems in low- and middle-income countries Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 The mHealth Alliance today released a new report that provides guidance for policy makers, donors, developers and implementers looking to adopt standards to strengthen health systems and promote the continuum of care, particularly for communities that lack access to health services. The report gives an overview of the current...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'