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Inventor Of The TV Remote Dies At 96
2012-05-23 06:06:31

Couch potatoes across the world became united on one channel of sadness as news that the inventor of the television remote control had died began to set in.

2011-01-26 07:15:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Security Cubed is a website dedicated to helping those in a need of a home security alarm system find the right company in their area to keep their families protected.

2010-12-25 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) SUNDAY, DECEMBER 26: TELEVISION REMOTES Profile America -- Sunday, December 26th.


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2010-10-07 15:50:33

A remote control is an electronic device that can operate another piece of electronic equipment wirelessly from a short line-of-sight distance. Although it goes by many names, it is most commonly called the remote. They are usually small wireless handheld objects with various buttons and settings. Most of the time, the remote contains a much larger majority of controls than the small amount of primary controls the device itself has. Remotes communicate either through infrared or radio...

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Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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