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2014-01-07 08:39:34

Florida City of Oviedo Puts an End to IT Support Calls By Delivering 25x More Performance for Virtual Desktop and Server Infrastructures with ioControl SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fusion-io (NYSE: FIO) today announced that the City of Oviedo, a suburb of Orlando, Florida, has significantly upgraded the performance of critical IT systems using Fusion-io products, including the ioControl hybrid storage solution. An extensive user of virtual desktop infrastructure for...

2011-03-20 05:18:00

OVIEDO, Fla., March 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stem cell cream technology may be the wave of the future when it comes to anti-wrinkle and anti-aging cosmetics; the newest kid on the block is Bio-Therapie, LLC and they are taking the world of anti-wrinkle cream by storm with their Stem Cell Cream. "Customer service is one of our biggest points," says Tiffany Ellis of Bio-Therapie, LLC. "We strive to separate ourselves from other companies that offer big deals, but then hook you onto a...

2007-06-20 17:33:20

MADRID, Spain (AP) - Biologists Peter Lawrence and Gines Morata won Spain's prestigious science award Wednesday for their work showing that fruit flies and humans have much genetic material in common. Lawrence, a British microbiologist at Cambridge University, and Spaniard Morata of Complutense University in Madrid, won the Prince of Asturias Prize for scientific and technological research. "This prize is a great honour for me, firstly because it recognises collaboration with my friend and...

2006-04-16 18:23:58

MADRID (Reuters) - Four people, two of them boy scouts, were killed when a bus returning from a holiday camp overturned near the northern Spanish city of Oviedo late on Sunday, the Civil Guard police said. "All I can tell you is that four people have died, two of them children, and the rest of the 33 people on board have injuries," a spokesman for the paramilitary Civil Guard said. He could not say what had caused the accident. Spanish news agency Efe said the busload of boy scouts...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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