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2009-08-14 09:34:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), ARM Holdings (Nasdaq: ARMH), Qualcomm (Nasdaq: QCOM), Research in Motion (Nasdaq: RIMM) and Palm (Nasdaq: PALM). Editor Paul McWilliams has helped his subscribers generate huge returns on undervalued tech stocks in 2009. Out of...

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2009-08-13 09:45:00

Palm's privacy policies are being called into question as the company faces claims that its newly released smartphone abuses its users' privacy. A statement was issued by the company after one Pre owner found that his handheld device was sending information back to Palm everyday. The data being transferred included the current location of the phone and how long applications were being used. Palm made a statement saying that it takes users' privacy very seriously and that phone owners have...

2009-08-06 03:06:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: * Not-for-profit group PreDevCamp empowers 1300 developers in 80 cities worldwide to write Palm Pre apps using webOS capabilities; major events in San Francisco, Kansas City, New York, San Diego and Dallas. * Key investors in Palm, Inc. include Elevation Partners, co-founded and led by U2 front man Bono. * Palm Pre users downloaded one million apps in two weeks following phone's June 2009 release. More than 1300 developers in 80 cities...

2009-07-28 09:37:00

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Checking your account balance or paying a bill used to involve a trip to the bank, and in recent years, logging on to your home PC. Today, Citibank is making banking easier than ever for its U.S. customers by expanding its mobile offering to smartphones, including most BlackBerry(R) smartphones, Palm(R) devices and iPhone(TM)( )mobile devices. Now, more Citibank customers can access and manage their bank accounts -- anytime and anywhere -- via...

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2009-07-24 12:40:09

Palm Inc. has stepped competition up a notch by making it's new Palm Pre smartphone able to sync with Apple's iTunes media management software. This move by Palm comes after Apple closed a loophole in iTunes earlier this month that allowed the Pre to sync with iTunes.  ITunes is designed to work with Apple's iPod and iPhone products. Palm said on Thursday that it has released an update to it's  WebOS software that allows the Pre to sync with iTunes.  Palm wrote in a blog...

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2009-07-17 06:30:00

In a recent software update, Apple Inc blocked a feature that once allowed Palm Pre users to sync their smartphones to iTunes. Apple's latest iTunes update (8.2.1) "disables devices falsely pretending to be iPods, including the Palm Pre. As we've said before, newer versions of Apple's iTunes software may no longer provide syncing functionality with unsupported digital media players," said Apple spokesman Tom Neumayr. Pre owners do have the option of not updating their iTunes software to the...

2009-07-15 15:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN) today announced that it has appointed David C. Nagel, Ph.D. to its board of directors. Dr. Nagel will serve as a member of the compensation committee and as chair of the technology committee. Dr. Nagel also serves on the board of directors of Leapfrog Enterprises Inc., Openwave Systems, Inc., and Tessera Technologies, Inc. "Dr. Nagel's extensive technical knowledge and senior leadership...

2009-07-10 09:14:00

CHICAGO, July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Callpod, Chicago's emerging innovator of value-driven mobile accessories and software applications, has announced that the Fueltank bundle is now available at Palm (www.palm.com). Callpod created the original award-winning multiple-device charger, the Chargepod(R) and more recently introduced Keeper(TM), a military-grade, encrypted password and data vault software for Smartphones and Computers. The Fueltank is the most powerful emergency device charger in...

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2009-06-26 09:11:08

Palm Inc had a closer-than-anticipated fiscal loss on Thursday, which spotlighted the huge demand for its just-revealed Pre smartphone. Palm's shares increased over 14% in hours after trading. Executives are positive about the Pre, which goes head-to-head with Apple Inc's iPhone and Research in Motion's BlackBerry and will hopefully guide the company out of monetary losses. Avian Securities' Matthew Thornton anticipated that Palm made profits for 70,000 Pre units in the May quarter alone. He...

2009-06-17 07:37:00

Millions of Singles Can Now Find Love on the Go with the New Palm Pre's First Dating App DALLAS, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Match.com, one of the world's largest online dating companies, today announced the availability of an application designed specifically for the new Palm(R) Pre(TM) phone. The new Match.com App for Palm Pre will offer members access to millions of singles, making connecting with other members easier than ever. "Every day, Match.com members send nearly 1 million emails and...


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2014-01-12 00:00:00

Paralvinella sulfincola is a species of worm in the Alvinellidae family. It lives among undersea hot-water vents, thriving in the hottest of waters, at temperatures that would kill most animals. This characteristic makes it an extremophile or hyperthermophile. Having the unique ability to withstand extremely hot water from hydrothermal openings enables this stalk-like worm to feed on bacteria that other animals cannot reach. It is difficult to know exactly what temperatures this species...

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2009-04-28 15:06:43

Brahea armata or Mexican Blue Palm is also known as the Blue Hesper Palm and grows in Baja, California and in Savannah, Georgia. An ornamental plant, it grows to 49 feet in height and features a broad trunk, blue tinted leaves measuring 3 - 6.5 feet in width with 3 foot petioles and small brown elliptical fruits measuring 0.7 - 0.9 inches in length. Seeds from these fruits were once a regular part of the Cocopah people's diets. This species can be found growing along riverbeds, arroyos and...

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2009-04-23 11:27:51

The Ponytail Palm (Beaucarnea recurvata) is a commonly grown houseplant in temperate latitudes. The plant is often referred to as the a palm, although it is not truly a palm. In order to successfully cultivate this plant, winter minimum temperatures must remain above 50°F, and rise to temperatures of around 86°F in summer. States of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, and San Luis Potosí in Mexico make a native home to the Ponytail Palm. The Ponytail Palm thrives best in full sun to slight...

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2009-02-28 22:56:54

The Grugru Palm (Acrocomia aculeata) also known as Macaúba Palm, Coyol Palm, and Macaw Palm, is a species of palm native to the tropical regions of the Americas. It is found from southern Mexico and the Caribbean south to Paraguay and northern Argentina. Its habitat is a wide variety of climates and situations. It is the only species in the genus Acrocomia. The Grugru Palm grows to between 49 and 66 feet tall. The trunk is up to 20 inches in diameter. It is characterized by many...

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2009-02-28 22:49:00

Paurotis Palm (Acoelorrhaphe wrightii) also known as Everglades Palm, Madiera Palm, and Silver Saw Palmetto, is a single species of plant from the genus Acoelorrhaphe. It is native to Central America, southeastern Mexico, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, and extreme southern Florida. It was once plentiful in Florida, but many plants were taken for the nursery trade. It is now protected in Florida in the wild. It grows in swamps and forests that flood periodically. The species is named after the...

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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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