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2014-08-01 12:24:16

Many Apps Fail to Provide Information On Payment Dispute Mechanisms, Privacy WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new staff report issued by the Federal Trade Commission finds that many mobile apps for use in shopping do not provide consumers with important information - such as how the apps manage payment-related disputes or handle consumer data - prior to download. The report, "What's the Deal? An FTC Study on Mobile Shopping Apps," looked at some of the most...

2014-07-11 12:22:29

CALGARY, July 11 2014 /CNW/ - The National Energy Board (NEB or the Board) has decided to review separate proposals from Imperial Oil Resources Ventures Limited (IORVL) and Chevron Canada Limited (Chevron) to determine if the proposals will meet the intended outcome of the NEB's Same Season Relief Well (SSRW) Policy. The Board's SSRW Policy is that an applicant must demonstrate, in its Contingency Plan, the capability to drill a relief well to kill an out-of-control well during the...

2014-06-24 11:10:16

SAGE Publications A project has failed. So why continue to invest in it? This is a pertinent question for large organizations, like the UK National Health Service, which has a history of investing vast amounts of taxpayer's money into unrealistic and ultimately unsuccessful projects. According to business experts, organizations develop blind spots due to a perfect storm of unworkable policies and defensive behavior. In fact, organizations and individuals have a few things in common,...

2014-06-09 23:00:41

Sample information security policy documents are now available for immediate download from myinformationsecuritypolicy.com, and are also highly essential for meeting today’s growing regulatory compliance mandates. Additionally, security documentation is absolutely necessary for putting in place best practices for ensuring the safety and security of organizational assets. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Sample information security policy documents are now available for immediate...

EPA Fighting Against Climate Change With New Clean Power Plan
2014-06-02 11:31:06

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, the Environmental Protection Agency, at the direction of the Obama Administration, unveiled the Clean Power Plan, which would cut carbon emissions from exiting power plants. The move, framed as an attempt to fight climate change, would cost between $7.3 billion and $8.8 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. The EPA said the plan would eventually save between $55 billion and $93 billion in pollution-related costs....

2014-04-16 23:02:14

myinformationsecuritypolicy.com offers an in-depth, industry leading corporate information security policy template, with examples and samples of I.T. policies for instant download today. Authored by regulatory compliance specialists, the easy-to-use manual is essential for many of today’s growing regulations and industry specific mandates. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 myinformationsecuritypolicy.com offers an in-depth, industry leading corporate information security policy...

2014-04-09 08:24:09

ESF Welcomes Governor Cuomo Energy Administration to Kick-off Second Annual New York Energy Week, Addressing State's vision for Energy Innovation NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Energy Solutions Forum (ESF), an EnerKnol, Inc. company, today announced the State's top appointed energy officials will headline the Opening Ceremony of the annual New York Energy Week event series on June 16, 2014. The State's energy Administration will be represented by: (Photo:...

2014-03-12 23:03:18

myinformationsecuritypolicy.com offers a corporate information security policy template, with examples and samples of I.T. policies for immediate download today. Written by regulatory compliance and cyber security experts, the easy-to-use and customize manual is essential for many of today’s growing regulations and industry specific mandates. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 myinformationsecuritypolicy.com offers a corporate information security policy template, with examples and...

2013-12-23 23:02:32

Financial institutions in need of a bank information security policy can now instantly download the industry leading, 300 + page security policy manual available from one of North America’s leading regulatory compliance experts, that’s myinformationsecuritypolicy.com. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Financial institutions in need of a bank information security policy can now instantly download the industry leading, 300 + page security policy manual available from one of North...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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