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2011-07-14 11:59:00

WINSTON, Ore., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to SOLiD Technologies (http://www.solidtechusa.com) CEO Seth Buechley, too many building and public venue owners turn first to wireless carriers to achieve reliable coverage throughout their facilities. But this approach does not often serve the best interests of the building owner over the long run. "Carriers focus on funding and solving their own wireless coverage issues," says Buechley. "So, to provide reliable coverage for...

2011-06-08 07:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sisvel US and the RFID Consortium today announced that Federal Signal Corporation has joined the RFID Consortium and will participate in the Consortium's joint licensing program for patents essential to the UHF RFID standard as both a licensor and a portfolio licensee. Federal Signal, which acquired RFID specialist Sirit Inc. last year, joins other patent owners 3M; ETRI; France Telecom; HP; LG Electronics; Motorola Solutions; Trimble...

2011-04-12 10:00:00

CAESAREA, Israel/>, April 12, 2011/> /PRNewswire/ -- EndyMed Medical, Ltd., http://www.endymed.com, a leader in the use of multi-source radiofrequency for professional aesthetic treatments, was featured on THE DOCTORS, the widely popular syndicated American health care news show, on Friday, April 9, 2011/>. THE DOCTORS is an hour long show and a spin-off of DR. PHIL, which is aired daily in the USA/>, Canada/>, Mexico/>, Ireland/>, Sweden/> and Finland/>. The show,...

2011-03-15 09:00:00

Consumers are Better off with More Quality Competition from New Advanced Broadband Services Made Possible Only with Big Blocks of Spectrum WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a new study released today entitled A Policy Framework for Spectrum Allocation in Mobile Communications, the Phoenix Center finds that limiting the amount of additional spectrum available to larger competitors would have little, if any, impact on price, but would likely reduce the quality of...

2011-02-09 08:00:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Harris providing high-frequency (HF) radio systems to U.S. Army for application in detection of biological threats. HF radio system communicates alerts from field to headquarters when system detects biological agents. Demonstrates continued Harris leadership in providing tactical radio technology addressing a range of voice and data requirements of U.S. and allied forces. Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'