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2014-02-28 23:01:54

In an effort to address concerns and confusion over health insurance coverage and rules under the Affordable Care Act, an insurance agency near Reading, PA is offering a 10-point health insurance fact sheet available free of charge on their website. Reading, PA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 American Insuring Group, an insurance agency near Reading, PA offering car, home, business, life and health insurance, has released a 10-point health insurance fact sheet designed to help individuals and...

2014-02-26 16:33:33

DALLAS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In January Istation improved its computer-adaptive reading assessment with the addition of enhanced scoring metrics correlated with the widely adopted Lexile(® )Framework for Reading. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120709/DA36825LOGO) This past fall, Istation partnered with MetaMetrics(®), developer of the Lexile Framework for Reading, to link the Lexile scale with student comprehension scores from ISIP(TM) (Istation's Indicators...

New Study Confirms Instructional Media Can't Teach Babies To Read
2014-02-26 07:29:57

[ Watch the Video: Can Babies Really Learn To Read? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Despite the availability of DVDs and other media products claiming to help babies learn to read, these goods don’t actually instill reading skills in infants, according to new research appearing in the Journal of Educational Psychology. “While we cannot say with full assurance that infants at this age cannot learn printed words, our results make clear they did not learn...

2014-02-23 08:20:12

Spritz's Text Streaming Technology Enables Easy Reading in a Format Optimized for Small Screens BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spritz, the company behind the innovative text streaming technology built to reinvent the way people read, launched today at Mobile World Congress. Spritz's patent-pending technology enhances reading on mobile and wearable devices by streaming individual words using the "Optimal Recognition Point" (ORP) in a special display called the...

2014-02-21 08:28:33

Although 5G isn't expected to deploy until 2020, researchers are already focusing on the future technology, says Heavy Reading 4G/LTE Insider NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It may be years away from commercial deployment, but 5G already is showing up in long-term R&D plans of leading network operators, technology suppliers, and standards groups looking to secure a leadership role in defining the next next-generation mobile networks, according to the latest report from Heavy...

2014-02-21 08:26:07

Tramuto and Dr. Milton Ochieng of Lwala Community Alliance to Speak on How mHealth Technology Improves Healthcare Quality in Resource-Limited Areas in Rural Kenya READING, Mass., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Donato Tramuto, the Chairman and CEO of Physicians Interactive (PI) and Founder of Health eVillages, will share his insights on the challenges in global healthcare at HIMSS 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/MM69228LOGO) Tramuto is speaking in two...

2014-02-20 23:23:44

Through systematic instruction in phonological awareness, phonics, and sight words, Colorado K-12 students attain reading fluency and comprehension. Evergreen, Colorado (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Recently approved as a reading intervention program by the Colorado Department of Education READ Act, Systematic Instruction in Phonological Awareness, Phonics, and Sight Words (SIPPS) offers struggling K-12 readers an effective learning program. To help students attain reading fluency and...

2014-02-20 23:03:11

Indiana mom on a mission to kickstart DCODIA dyslexia app. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 When Kris Parmelee’s son was diagnosed with dyslexia in first grade, her first response was denial. Then, fear. How could such a bright boy, who had learned to talk at such a young age, possibly be dyslexic? In the years that followed, Kris tried many techniques and therapies, worked with committed teachers and joined support groups in an effort to cope with young Sam’s dyslexia....

2014-02-19 23:03:02

7 Speed Reading™ blog readers get a chance to learn how speed reading can improve their lives with a guest post by Abby Marks Beal of revitupreading.com. New York City, NY (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The ability to read faster is becoming more and more essential as the gap between available time and available information grows exponentially. To counteract this disproportionate relation between time and study volume, Abby Marks Beale tells 7 Speed Reading blog readers that the key is to...

2014-02-19 08:29:11

Network equipment providers' new focus on SDN will help drive down capex and opex, says Heavy Reading Components Insider NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Network equipment providers are investing in software-defined networking (SDN) as it can significantly reduce service provider capex and opex, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Components Insider (www.heavyreading.com/commchip), a paid research service of Heavy Reading (www.heavyreading.com). Switching Technology &...


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bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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