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2013-01-06 05:04:04

There has been much controversy surrounding the recent $100 million claim filed, and subsequently withdrawn, following the Newtown shooting. The notice was filed by Connecticut attorney Irving Pinsky on behalf of the family of an unidentified six-year-old–the child survived the shooting, according to Reuters. Marlton, NJ (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 There has been much controversy surrounding the recent $100 million claim filed, and subsequently withdrawn, following the Newtown shooting....

Instagram Loses Users Over TOS Snafu
2012-12-30 10:13:53

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online In the week after the photo-sharing service announced changes to their terms of service that had some users worried their pictures could be used for advertising purposes without compensation, the number of people using Instagram on a daily basis has reportedly dropped by nearly one-fourth. Reuters reported Friday the service, which was purchased earlier this year by Facebook for the cool sum of $715 million, saw the number...

Amazon And Google Duking It Out In 2013: Reuters
2012-12-24 12:28:54

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A report by Reuters predicts Amazon is on a "collision course" with Google in 2013, and it all started with a project that digitizes catalogs. The report quotes a former Amazon executive as saying Google's project to scan and digitize product catalogs was a "wake-up" call to Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO. "He realized that scanning catalogs was interesting for Google, but the real win for Google would be to get all the books scanned and...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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