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2013-11-17 23:01:29

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Polyimide (PI) Industry” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 17, 2013 This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the PI industry in Global and China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis and Chinese domestic market analysis are provided with a focus on...

2013-09-20 23:20:03

CrossRealms is challenging programmers to develop software for the Raspberry Pi. The best of these programs will be loaded to Raspberry Pi’s that will be given to Chicago schools. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 What: Programmers and inventors can pick up cash prizes and help Chicago Schoolchildren bridge the digital divide. CrossRealms, Inc.TM, a Chicago IT consulting firm, is offering $1,000 for the best educational software or hardware invention that uses the Raspberry...

2013-09-06 23:04:19

The Digits and celebrity guests Courtney Taylor-Taylor, Cody ChesnuTT, Sunshine Girl and The Thermals offer free 15-minute educational sessions to teachers worldwide. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Web series and edutainment app for 7-to 10-year-olds, The Digits, has partnered with Skype in the classroom to create the world’s first digital music tour. The international tour, called Homework Hotline, will feature music from The Digits’ first album and appearances from...

2013-08-11 23:03:06

The P-562.6CD 6-axis nanopositioning stage from PI (Physik Instrumente) is a unique piezo-driven, flexure-guided positioning system based on the parallel-kinematics principle. The unit enables precision motion in 3 linear and 3 rotary axes with 1 nanometer and 100 nano-rad closed-loop resolution, respectively. (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 The P-562.6CD 6-axis nanopositioning stage from PI (Physik Instrumente) is a unique piezo-driven, flexure-guided positioning system based on the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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