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2014-07-24 16:21:32

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected Wyle Laboratories, Inc., Houston, to support NASA's flight programs and mission projects, providing support for multiple sustained project management, research and technology development capabilities that encompass all phases of mission and project lifecycles at the agency's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The cost-plus-fixed-fee hybrid...

2014-07-23 16:31:02

SAN FRANCISCO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Innovation in Japan - U.S. Business and Technology Awards program has announced the programming for its fourth annual Innovation Symposium, set for Friday, July 25, 2014 at Stanford University's Arrillaga Alumni Center. The Japan - U.S. Innovation Awards, organized by the Japan Society of Northern California, showcase pioneering Japanese and Japan - U.S. innovation and entrepreneurship across a diverse range of established and emerging market...

2014-07-22 08:38:58

Research pinpoints how "419" scammers have evolved to get around traditional enterprise safeguards SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the leader in enterprise security, today revealed that cyber criminals in Nigeria have evolved common malware campaigns to infiltrate businesses that have not previously been their primary targets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130508/SF04701LOGO 419 Evolution, a new report released today from Unit 42,...

2014-07-11 23:02:28

Ticket Down has rolled back ticket prices for Luke Bryan at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA on Saturday, October 18th. This trusted secondary ticket exchange is offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo code LUKE-BRYAN-2014 for added savings. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for cheap Luke Bryan tickets at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA. Over the years Luke Bryan has been honored by almost every major association with awards...

2014-07-10 16:21:04

Patented protective technology supported at Flextronics' Silicon Valley Customer Innovation Center and Flextronics' Design & Engineering Team Globally SAN JOSE, Calif. and DRAPER, Utah, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flextronics, a leading end-to-end global supply chain solutions company, is expanding its open innovation platform by introducing submersible thin film protective technology for any kind of electronics assembly, device or component through an expanding partnership with...

2014-07-01 08:34:34

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Six Dimensions, a privately held provider of expert digital technology consulting solutions, announced today that the company has moved its San Ramon, CA. office to Pleasanton, CA. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140630/123251 The Pleasanton office will allow Six Dimensions to expand its California location to accommodate the mobile applications team, the web content management architects and developers--as well as...

2014-06-27 20:21:19

- 10-Game Red Zone Rally Season Pass On Sale Now That Includes All 49ers Preseason & Regular Season Contests SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California's Great America, the official amusement park of the San Francisco 49ers, is pleased to announce the opening of Great America Pavilion, an 18,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose facility that will be home to the Red Zone Rally pregame event for all 49ers home games, as well as other Levi's® Stadium events. "We're very...

2014-06-25 23:11:09

Last Chance to Register for the Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 The Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit, kicks off June 24th at Santa Clara University with Bootcamps designed for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs. The sessions are aimed at the critical issues for success when building and scaling a company. The 11th Annual Summit, on June 25th, 2014, pairs investors with entrepreneurs who can bring innovative products and services for the...

2014-06-24 16:22:09

Speakers from multiple industries to highlight best practices in manufacturing around key themes of miniaturization, integration, ruggedization and automation (MIRA) SAN JOSE, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Summit for Advanced Manufacturing (GSAM)--created for manufacturers, by manufacturers, and about manufacturers--today issued its final program for the inaugural GSAM 2014, which takes place in San Francisco on July 9-10. Co-located with SEMICON West 2014, GSAM 2014 will...

2014-06-24 12:22:15

Deputy Executive Director Karen Philbrick assumes leadership SAN JOSE, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rod Diridon, Sr., executive director of the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) since its 1993 founding at San Jose State University (SJSU), announced his retirement at the Institute's June 21, 2014 annual awards banquet. The Institute's Board of Trustees promoted deputy executive director Karen Philbrick, PhD, into the executive director's position....


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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