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2013-08-12 23:20:33

GeriJoy was recently featured on the “Power Pitch” segment of CNBC’s Power Lunch, a popular national television show for business-minded viewers and people interested in investing in startup companies. The Power Pitch expert judges voted an overall “in” on GeriJoy. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 CNBC invited GeriJoy’s Founder & CEO, Victor Wang, to pitch his company on the “Power Pitch” segment of CNBC’s Power Lunch. On national television, Wang described...

Seven Decade-Long Experiment Catches Tar Dripping For First Time
2013-07-19 13:03:08

[Watch Video: Pitch Drop Experiment Comes To An End] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Set up by Ireland's Trinity College in 1944 and Australia's University of Queensland in 1927 -- a very specific event had never been witnessed before. Even an attempt to catch it with a webcam in 2000 failed because of an equipment malfunction. It represents the world's longest running experiment. If you're thinking "get to the point!" then you might know the frustration of...

2013-06-17 12:12:32

Beaumont-led, national study seeks answers After three years of research, a multicenter, national research study led by Beaumont orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist, Joseph Guettler, M.D., may have some answers as to why youth baseball pitching injuries continue to rise despite the implementation of nationally recommended pitching limits. In fact, serious pitching injuries requiring surgery have skyrocketed with one estimate reporting serious throwing injuries are occurring...

2013-05-29 23:15:01

Seed&Spark Beat Out Competition for BetaBeat Glory and a $10,000 Grand Prize New York, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Seed&Spark, the world´s first crowdfunding and digital distribution platform made just for independent film, took first place in The Pitch Season 2, BetaBeat´s (a New York Observer blog) pitch competition. Along with BetaBeat glory, Seed&Spark was awarded $10,000 in funding that will go toward improving the website. Featured in Episode Seven of The Pitch,...

2012-04-12 09:31:09

People who speak Cantonese, a tonal language, demonstrate enhance musical pitch perception relative to Canadian French and English speakers, according to an Apr. 11 report in the open access journal PLoS ONE. The researchers, led by Patrick Wong, Li-Hai Tan, and Isabelle Peretz at the University of Montreal also investigated individuals with congenital amusia, a neurogenetic disorder that affects processing of pitch and rhythm in music. Interestingly, Cantonese speaking amusics still...

2011-09-05 07:00:00

Pitch Maestro allows sales people to create secure sales environments and know when pitch documents are being read and by whom. This helps them shorten the sales cycle as well as focus their time on serious prospects. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 05, 2011 Pitch Maestro today announced the release of a new web-based sales and marketing tool that allows sales people to create micro websites for individual sales pitches. The tool allows salespeople to quickly and easily create a new...

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2010-10-14 10:35:00

Paper in science journal PLoS ONE describes the illusion behind batters' perceptions of 'breaking' curveballs and 'rising' fastballs Curveballs curve and fastballs go really fast, but new research suggests that no pitcher can make a curveball "break" or a fastball "rise." Led by Arthur Shapiro of American University and Zhong-Lin Lu of the University of Southern California, the researchers explain the illusion of the curveball's break in a publicly available study in the journal PLoS ONE. The...

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2010-08-03 09:12:06

Blue whales are able to synchronize the pitch of their calls with an extremely high level of accuracy, and a very slim margin of error from call to call, according to a new study of the blue whale population in the eastern North Pacific. Results were published in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. The authors suggest that the uniform pitch used by blue whale populations could allow individual whales to locate potential mates by swimming toward them or away from them. "Blue...

2009-12-03 14:04:35

A pair of studies by Duke University neuroscientists shows powerful new evidence of a deep biological link between human music and speech. The two new studies found that the musical scales most commonly used over the centuries are those that come closest to mimicking the physics of the human voice, and that we understand emotions expressed through music because the music mimics the way emotions are expressed in speech. Composers have long exploited the perception of minor chord music as sad...

2009-11-04 14:09:00

BRISTOL, Pa., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard, programmed and custom interconnection products, has expanded the line of Fine Pitch Bump Adapters to include adapters that accommodate boards with pitches down to 0.40 mm. As part of the Correct-A-Chip series, the new Fine Pitch Bump Adapters allow customers to use higher pitch devices on smaller pitch boards. The adapter tops have landing pads that can be designed to accept any device on any...


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