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2014-07-10 08:26:05

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 The Dodge Momentum Index gained 3.3% in June to 128.7 (2000=100), its third consecutive increase following hesitation in February and March, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects in planning, which have been shown to lead construction spending for nonresidential buildings by a full year. The Dodge Momentum Index...

2014-07-10 08:21:01

Leads Americas media growth, succeeds ATW Publisher Bill Freeman NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beth Wagner, Publisher of Business & Commercial Aviation (B&CA) has been named Managing Director, Americas and Leader of Air Transport World (ATW) for Penton's Aviation Week group. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140708/125386 Wagner will succeed Bill Freeman, ATW's Publisher for 38 years who is retiring from Penton on July 31, 2014, in leading the global...

2014-07-09 20:21:30

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its second quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines. The conference call will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on July 24. The...

2014-07-09 08:27:42

PHILADELPHIA, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HCOs can create, exchange, review, approve and share knowledge and documents in highly flexible and configurable PolicyNavigator Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today the launch of PolicyNavigator [http://www.elsevierpolicy.com ], a knowledge management tool for healthcare organizations (HCOs). PolicyNavigator allows...

2014-07-09 08:22:39

NEW YORK and LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ICIS Kavaler Award, sponsored by The Chemists' Club, and in association with The Valence Group in recognition for outstanding achievement as voted on by his peers, will be awarded to LyondellBasell CEO Jim Gallogly on September 30, 2014. This unique global chemical industry award will be presented to Mr. Gallogly at a black tie dinner ceremony on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at the Metropolitan Club of New York. The...

2014-07-09 08:21:50

Price Assessments Featured in New Supplement "Turkish Power Weekly" LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global provider of energy and commodities information, has introduced four new price assessments aimed at helping Turkey's utilities better determine power costs and bringing greater clarity to one of Europe's burgeoning power transit hubs. "With the new assessments, Turkish and European utilities and risk managers, alike, will be better able to assess power generation...

2014-07-08 23:08:07

MK Precision, a medical contract manufacturer, was recently featured in Modern Machine Shop Magazine online. MK Precision had their company highlighted in a video that set the benchmark for other manufacturers. Warminster, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 MK Precision, a medical contract manufacturer, was recently featured in Modern Machine Shop Magazine online. MK Precision had their company highlighted in a video that set the benchmark for other manufacturers. President and CEO of MK...

2014-07-08 23:02:03

ARL Member to Upgrade Discovery Experience for All Users College Station, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Texas A&M University Libraries, including the Dee J. Kelly Law Library, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) to provide students and faculty with upgraded access to articles, books, images, video and other resources. The library will migrate from Primo Central to EDS in order to provide a better overall experience to students and researchers of every discipline and at every...

2014-07-08 16:25:36

PLANTATION, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Health Information Resource Center(SM) has announced the winners of its 16th annual Web Health Awards(SM) which honors the nation's best digital health resources. Solstice Benefits won a bronze award in the Health Insurer Division, Medical Education Category for its member wellness piece, Steer Clear of Cancer: Keep your Smile Healthy. A panel of 32 experts in digital health media served as judges and selected gold, silver, bronze and...

2014-07-08 08:25:32

AMSTERDAM, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information, is pleased to announce the launch of an open access, online-only journal: New Negatives in Plant Science [http://www.journals.elsevier.com/new-negatives-in-plant-science ]. The journal will publish research focusing on negative, unexpected or controversial results in fundamental plant sciences. Published work will...


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Cybook Opus
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Cybook Opus is an e-book reader produced by Bookeen from France, released on July 27, 2009. The operating system for the Opus is Linux with an open source firmware. In June 2010, Bookeen published and improved firmware with a one-second mode which allows the device to be turned on and off in one second. It also keeps the last page read open and the user does not have to reboot each time. There is no keyboard and it does not have a dictionary or bookmarks. There is no internet access...

Cybook Gen3
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Cybook Gen3 is an e-Reader designed for reading e-books, e-news, and for listening to audio books or MP3 music. It was produced by Bookeen, a French company, and released on October 29, 2007. The display is a six-inch E-Ink screen using 166 dpi, black and white, 2-bit grayscale and on the gold edition 8-bit grayscale was used. The screen is readable under sunlight and only uses the battery for turning pages, giving it 8,000 page flips of battery life. The Gen3 uses a 200MHz CPU;...

Kobo Touch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Touch is an eReader device produced by Kobo Inc., from China, revealed on May 23, 2011, and released in the U.S. on June 10, 2011. It is the third generation eReader from Kobo, and contained improvements from the previous versions. The Kobo Touch included 15 free previews of select books instead of 100 public domain books that were included on the previous versions. Other improvements were an E Ink pearl screen, faster CPU, and it was smaller and lighter. The display is a six-inch...

Nature Photonics
2012-09-24 08:13:04

Nature Photonics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2007 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board with editorial decisions made by a fully-functioning in-house team. The journal covers research related to optoelectronics, laser science, imaging, communications, and other aspects of photonics. It publishes review articles, research papers, news and commentary, and research...

Nature Medicine
2012-09-24 08:10:29

Nature Medicine is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1995 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board, with editorial decisions being made by an in-house team. Nature Medicine publishes research articles, reviews, news and commentary pieces. Topics include cancer, cardiovascular disease, gene therapy, immunology, vaccines, and neuroscience. Research...

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