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Following In Target's Footsteps, Neiman Marcus Reports Data Breach
2014-01-13 13:12:39

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While Target took all the heat this holiday season for experiencing a security breach affecting as many as 110 million customers, Neiman Marcus is now saying it experienced a similar attack. It has also been reported that other retailers were affected during this past holiday season but have yet to come forward. All eyes have been on the big red target, however the credit breaches experienced over the holidays are likely to have gone...

CES 2014: Intel Renames Security Brand To Wash Itself Of John McAfee
2014-01-08 06:07:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Intel is shedding the McAfee brand name of its security products in a bid to distance itself from John McAfee, the controversial founder of the anti-virus software firm. The chipmaker, which acquired McAfee in 2010 for $7.7 billion, announced the move late Monday during the International CES in Las Vegas, saying it will rebrand its McAfee subsidiary as Intel Security, but will retain the familiar red shield logo that customers...

2013-12-10 23:02:10

The firm is actively filing Fosamax lawsuits on behalf of those who allegedly suffered femur fractures, necrosis of the jaw and other serious complications related to their use of the drug. (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Drugmaker Merck announced on Dec. 9 that it has agreed to pay about $28 million to settle Fosamax lawsuits stemming from claims that the osteoporosis drug caused patients’ jaws to deteriorate, or even “die,” according to Reuters. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP notes that...

Text-Only Version Of Twitter Coming To Emerging Countries Next Year
2013-12-08 07:07:37

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Twitter has announced a partnership with a Singapore-based start-up to bring its microblogging services to mobile customers with devices that are not capable of accessing the Internet, Reuters and other media outlets reported late last week. According to CNET’s Nick Statt, the social media website and U2opia will be rolling out a text-only Twitter offering that does not require a data plan. The partnership will be focused on...

2013-11-21 23:00:07

Mercy Medical Center, named one of the top 100 hospitals in the nation by Thomson-Reuters, has officially launched its newly redesigned website, http://www.mdmercy.com. The site features a contemporary new look that provides a user-friendly experience with improved navigation and search functionality with a completely responsive design. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Following nearly two years of development and testing, Mercy Medical Center, named one of the top 100 hospitals in...

2013-11-20 23:02:45

The firm is actively filing DePuy ASR lawsuits on behalf of those who have suffered metallosis, premature device failure, and other serious complications allegedly caused by the metal-on-metal hip device recalled in 2010. (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics agreed Nov. 19 to a DePuy ASR hip settlement of at least $2.5 billion, according to news reports. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, a metal-on-metal hip implant law firm, notes that those...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.