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2014-09-30 23:08:13

The U.S. Department of Education today awarded the National Children’s Reading Foundation an Innovative Approaches to Literacy two-year grant for $3.8 million. The Reading Foundation will use the grant to provide its groundbreaking literacy and early learning initiatives to serve 16 very high-poverty school districts and communities in states across the country. KENNEWICK, Wash. (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The U.S. Department of Education today awarded the National Children’s Reading...

2014-09-30 12:27:03

Roundtable explored how cable operators can overcome challenges, optimize WiFi networks and generate fresh revenue streams from new wireless broadband networks NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the successful wrap-up of the 'Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi' (http://www.lightreading.com/optimizingwifi2014) breakfast event that was co-located with SCTE's...

2014-09-29 12:25:50

Windstream paves the way into tax-free REITs, and others will likely follow soon, says Heavy Reading Insider NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Windstream is the first to take advantage of the IRS's new guidance regarding moving assets into tax-free real estate investment trusts (REITs), and other telcos will likely follow the leader, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Insider (www.heavyreading.com/insider), a subscription research service from Heavy Reading...

2014-09-26 23:01:48

The benefits of speed reading are numerous, from faster knowledge acquisition to enhanced emotional intelligence. Speed reading can be the key to a person’s success and fulfillment. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 eReflect, developer of 7 Speed Reading™ software, hopes to raise awareness of the benefits of speed reading with its latest blog post, “Speed Read Books And See How It Affects Your Life.” In this blog post, the editors of eReflect outline the ways speed...

2014-09-25 12:26:45

Editor to Moderate the 'Cloud and NFV: Carrier VoIP Business Model Transformation Showdown' Panel NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced that Elizabeth Miller Coyne, editor of The New IP (www.thenewip.net), will participate at The IIT RTC Conference and Expo, which takes place September 30 - October 2, 2014 in Chicago, as a moderator on one of the Cloud...

2014-09-20 23:00:28

Libraries are no longer outdated collections of dusty printed books. The Nashville Public Library and many other libraries nationwide prove that libraries can be reinvented in resourceful ways that promote learning for 21st-century readers. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 7 Speed Reading™ salutes the efforts of the Nashville Public Library and 23 other libraries for modernizing and strengthening a library’s purpose for learning with the creation of learning labs that...

2014-09-19 12:27:49

Showcases the Key Technologies and Components for Next-Generation Networks NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced its 'Next-Generation Network Components ? Wired, Wireless, and Virtual' www.lightreading.com/ngnc2014 one-day event will take place on Thursday, November 6 at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara in Santa Clara, Calif....

2014-09-18 12:26:42

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the successful wrap-up of the inaugural NFV and the Data Center conference (www.lightreading.com/nfv) and Women in Telecom breakfast series, which took place September 16 in Santa Clara, CA. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110913/SF67580LOGO-a "This year's event provided a comprehensive view of the market and technical...

Dyslexia brain scans
2014-09-17 03:00:26

Juliana Bunim, University of California - San Francisco UC San Francisco researchers have used brain scans to predict how young children learn to read, giving clinicians a possible tool to spot children with dyslexia and other reading difficulties before they experience reading challenges. In the United States, children usually learn to read for the first time in kindergarten and become proficient readers by third grade, according to the authors. In the study, researchers examined brain...

2014-09-17 08:37:35

Recognized for NFV & SDN Innovation Enabling Real-Time Enterprise Network Transformation DENVER, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtela, an NTT Communications company, today announced that it has been named a winner in the 10(th) Annual Leading Lights Awards in the category of Most Innovative Carrier Cloud Service. Presented by Light Reading, the awards honor next-generation communications technology, applications, services and strategies, and reward companies that have performed...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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