Latest Peter Fox Stories

2011-02-11 22:04:15

Peter Fox and James Hendler of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are calling for scientists to take a few tips from the users of the World Wide Web when presenting their data to the public and other scientists in the Feb. 11 issue of Science magazine. Fox and Hendler, both professors within the Tetherless World Research Constellation at Rensselaer, outline a new vision for the visualization of scientific data in a perspective piece titled "Changing the Equation on Scientific Data...

2010-12-08 11:00:00

NASHUA, N.H., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- GN Netcom, a world leader in innovative headset solutions through its Jabra branded products, today announced that Peter Fox has joined the company as President of GN Netcom, Inc. Fox will lead the Contact Center and Office division of the company from North American headquarters in Nashua, NH. Mr. Fox was most recently the General Manager of Microsoft Corporation's US Corporate Accounts and North American Tele Platform teams based in Redmond,...

2010-11-12 15:23:00

MADISON, Wis., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Retired U.S. Air Force Col. Gary Wistrom, a disabled veteran and longtime employee of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA), has filed a claim with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Equal Rights Division charging that he was forced into retirement because he provided a state investigative agency with truthful testimony concerning remarks made by Department Secretary Ken Black that disparaged the department for...

2010-09-24 05:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Local singing sensation, Peter Fox, today released "Change The World," a commemorative rock-anthem that will be the official song of the upcoming AIDS Walk Washington. His rousing and powerful single was composed by Holly Montgomery, Tom Nichols, and Fox, and is backed by a talented band of acclaimed musicians, delivering a dynamic rock-style rhythm. "Change The World" is available for download now at www.PeterFoxMusic.net. Fox's organization is...

2010-06-21 09:56:00

WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- With his new self-titled breakthrough CD, Washington, DC singer Peter Fox has burst onto the national music scene with a collection of ballads and standards meant to entertain and inspire. The disc is on sale now at www.PeterFoxMusic.net, along with many popular digital retailers. Fox will celebrate his recording debut at an exclusive release party event at the Roof Terrace Restaurant at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on June 25,...

2008-10-07 09:00:33

PARENTS of Teesside murder victims have joined those criticising the punishment given to Gavin Robinson's killer. As reported, Richard Wyatt was sentenced to 18 months in prison on Friday for the manslaughter of council accountant Mr Robinson. The result sent shock waves across Teesside. In court, Mr Robinson's devastated family turned their backs on Judge Peter Fox in protest. And today, the families of other victims killed by mindless violence spoke out against the decision....

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.