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2014-04-26 12:21:02

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Devices(®) today at the Experimental Biology annual meeting in San Diego introduced the inexpensive and versatile EMax(®) Plus Microplate Reader and MultiWash(TM)+ Microplate Washer, which are designed for labs just starting up or looking to extend capabilities with affordable, yet reliable instrumentation that utilizes the industry-standard SoftMax(®) Pro Microplate Data Acquisition and Analysis Software....

2013-07-03 23:01:47

Google Reader, the RSS feed service that was introduced in 2005 has been officially shut down by Google. Post-announcement, users are aggressively hunting for alternatives, which are at par with Google Reader standards. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 1st July 2013, marked the last day of one of the most popular products from Google i.e. Google Reader. The RSS news reader introduced in 2005 was discontinued by Google, which left its loyal users worried and looking out for alternatives....

Facebook Mobile News Reader
2013-06-24 11:08:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal wrote this weekend that Facebook is planning to release a mobile news reader in the vein of Flipboard or Zite. This new project is expected to drive even more mobile traffic towards Facebook as well as generate more ad revenue for the social behemoth. The new app is being referred to internally simply as “Reader” and could one day be available for iPad and iPhone. Earlier this year Google announced...

AOL App Will Take Over Where Google Reader Leaves Off
2013-06-24 11:15:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online In less than a week, Google’s popular and long-loved Reader RSS aggregation service will finally be terminated. Though much of Google’s competition rushed to fill the space left by Reader when the news was first announced in March, two stories emerged last weekend about Reader-like alternatives from other tech giants: Facebook and AOL. The latter of the two released a service called “AOL Reader” in beta today, inviting...

2013-06-11 23:20:07

Devin Dixon at Unbiasly.com discusses how the loss of Google Reader has lead to exciting innovations such as Ping Me to be created that offers new ways of consuming the news. Ping Me usage has doubled tracking the events around Whistle-Blower Edward Snowden. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 When Google announced they would be doing away with Google Reader, an uproar arose from all corners of the online community. Without Reader, many wondered how they would now organize their favorite RSS...

2013-05-18 23:01:13

With more people turning to e-reading, it appears that there is going to be a lot more demand for speed reading tutorials as well. As software company eReflect notes, a recent study concluded that ebook readers are definitely more eager to finish their current text and start reading new material. New York City, NY (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 The developers at eReflect, the software company behind 7 Speed Reading, are pleased to announce that a study by the Pew Research Center has recently found...

2012-12-27 05:00:51

The new pak gives IT admins the ability to manage, lockdown and remediate the PDF reader. (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 PolicyPak Software, a leader in desktop management software, has released their latest software pak, which streamlines the process for IT admins to configure and control settings for FoxIT Reader. The pre-configured Pak used in conjunction with PolicyPak Professional software allows IT admins to turn off automatic updates, disable dangerous items like Javascript (the source...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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