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Waxing Moon Won't Affect Decent Perseid Meteor Shower This Year
2013-08-06 07:29:32

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Late last month, NASA's Bill Cooke explained "one meteor shower produces more fireballs than any other." Now, two more sources are coming on board and alerting that this year's Perseid meteor shower will be one of the best displays in recent years. According to StarDate magazine, this year's Perseid meteor shower will peak on the nights of August 11 and 12, with prime viewing times beginning after midnight on both nights. The...

2013-04-15 08:36:34

NEW YORK, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced the appointment of Lorenz Voss as Executive Vice President of Global Procurement and Strategy. Voss joins Perseus Telecom from Trading Technologies International where he was the Head of Global Strategic Sourcing. Voss brings over ten years of industry experience including a strong background in global strategy for trading software and...

2013-04-01 12:22:26

CENTER CITY, Minn., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden Publishing and Perseus Distribution are expanding their existing physical distribution agreement to include digital services through Constellation, the Perseus Books Group's industry-leading digital platform. Hazelden has been publishing in the fields of recovery, inspiration, and self-help for over 60 years. The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown -- recently featured twice on Oprah's popular "Super Soul Sunday"...

2013-02-26 08:37:04

Perseus CEO Dr. Jock Percy to explain impact of microwave technology on alpha generation in high frequency trading (HFT) LONDON, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced that Perseus CEO Dr. Jock Percy will be speaking at HIFREQ TRADE 2013 in London on February 27(th) on the topic of microwave technology and trading. The discussion comes on the heels of yesterday's announcement of the...

2013-02-13 04:20:18

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ PERTH, Western Australia, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Perseus Mining Limited ("Perseus" or the "Company") (TSX & ASX:PRU) will host a conference call to discuss its financial results for the six months ended 31 December 2012. The Company will also discuss the Management's Discussion and Analysis (MD&A) for the quarter ended 31 December 2012 and provide updated production guidance...

2013-01-22 08:37:33

CHICAGO, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, will participate in a panel discussion on system reliability and the resilience of trading systems at the 87(th) Annual Security Traders Association Mid-Winter Meeting in Chicago (STAC) on January 24, 2013. The panel, entitled "Making the Grade - The growing importance of failover/testing requirements in the industry," will feature Dan Watkins, Director of Business...

2013-01-07 08:35:28

NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of connectivity, today announced that it has signed CI Casa de Bolsa to its ultra-low latency network between the New York and Mexico City markets. The launch of this partnership represents a landmark development as the fastest trading route between the two marketplaces and creates new opportunities for trading firms across the globe. CI Casa de Bolsa, a leading Mexico City-based brokerage house, has a global...

New Year's Quadrantids Meteor Show To Peak This Week
2012-12-31 09:47:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sky watchers can expect the first big astronomical event of 2013 to happen just as the New Year begins to unfold. The annual Quadrantids meteor shower typically arrives in the beginning of January and is renowned for being more intense than the Perseids shower in August and the Geminids shower in December. Meteor visibility will peak around 2:30 a.m. EST on Jan. 3, with about 80 streaks per hour. A waning gibbous moon, about 50...

2012-12-19 12:27:55

NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of ultra low-latency networks, today released an in-depth video describing how to build a best-of-breed trans-Atlantic network while being able to achieve cost-effective, efficient and the lowest possible latency connectivity. The video, entitled "The Fastest Route Between New York & London," features Alex Tabb, Partner of TABB Group, and Bruce Gibson, Vice President of Business Development at Perseus. The...

2012-09-12 02:37:47

NEW YORK and SAO PAULO, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a global connectivity provider, today announces the acquisition of ETradeLab, a Sao Paulo-based financial technology provider of hosting, managed connectivity, order routing and trade monitoring support. The purchase comes at a time of global demand for efficient trading systems with low-latency connectivity and local support models suited for banks, hedge funds and proprietary firms. The joint company expects to add...


Latest Perseus Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Perseus Constellation -- Location: Northern Hemisphere; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 03h; Declination: +45; Source: Greek Mythology Perseus was the son of the Greek god Zeus and the mortal princess Danae. Perseus' grandfather, Acrisius, the king of Argos, was warned by an oracle that he would be killed by his grandson. Acrisius locked his daughter Danae in a dungeon to prevent her bearing a child. Zeus found a way into her dungeon disguised as a shower of gold. When the child Perseus...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Pegasus (the winged horse) Constellation -- Location: Visible in both Hemispheres Coordinates: Right Ascension: 22h; Declination: +20; Source: Greek mythology Pegasus, the winged horse, was the son of Poseidon and Medusa. Medusa had been one of three beautiful sisters. Athena was angered that Medusa met with Poseidon in one of her temples. She changed Medusa into a terrible monster. Zeus kept Pegasus out of the world to placate Athena. Pegasus (and the warrior Chrysaor) sprang from...

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