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2014-08-01 23:03:55

Santa Barbara Maker of "Ultimate Mobile Charging Device" Gets Support From Sponsors Amazon and Autodesk Santa Barbara, Calif. (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 FuelBox Inc., makers of the ultimate mobile charging solution, the powerStation™, were named winners of Indiegogo’s “Maker Challenge” best campaign, sponsored by Amazon and Autodesk. The Indiegogo “Maker Challenge,” part of President Barack Obama’s White House program to encourage U.S.-based technology development...

2014-07-31 08:37:27

Research Reveals Growing Interest Among Mental Health Clinicians in Mobile Technology Apps To Treat Patients SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical psychologists believe mobile technology applications geared to mental healthcare treatment have potential to improve patient care and practice management, based on a recent national survey conducted by market research firm Sigma Research. According to industry experts, the new research signals a readiness among...

2014-07-29 08:33:49

New Application Backed by Scientific Data Shows Mood-Enhancing Structured Breaks Lead to Improved Productivity and Creativity SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's workplaces, employees often take breaks by checking Facebook and other social media sites, which recent studies have shown can reduce well being due to feelings of inadequacy. UpJoy (www.upjoy.org), a new Santa Barbara-based start-up led by the country's leading psychologists, is aiming to change...

2014-07-26 23:02:22

Leak detection expert Gary Fuller shows how Acme Detection of Santa Barbara uses the latest technologies to find leaks in the slabs and foundations of homes and buildings. http://acmeleak.com/slab-leak-detection-video/ Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 Gary Fuller, a Santa Barbara leak detection expert, released a video this month showing the latests high-tech methods used by today's plumbers and contractors to find menacing leaks in and around slabs and foundations:...

2014-07-24 23:10:38

TrueVision 3D Surgical issued patent for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and corneal relaxing (LRI/AK) incisions for astigmatism correcting procedures. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 TrueVision 3D Surgical, a world leader in ophthalmic 3D surgical guidance and visualization, announced today it has been issued a patent by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and...

2014-07-24 23:02:43

Indiegogo campaign to end in just 6 days, and first 1,000 copies of “Luminous Sea” to be signed by photographer Richard Salas Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 “Luminous Sea”, the latest underwater photography book in the Sea of Light trilogy, is currently rounding up its crowdfunding campaign on the popular crowdfunding site Indiegogo. The last day that campaign contributors and those interested in the Sea of Light trilogy can pre-order the Luminous Sea book and help the...

2014-07-10 08:32:40

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IceBrowser.co announces its Beta launch of a new add-on browser designed to allow users to privately and securely access the Internet. IceBrowser is an effective way to prevent government and corporate trackers from invading online privacy and a virus-free environment by providing browser services from the most private countries in the world. IceBrowser will operate via the user-friendly Cocoon platform. Cocoon, the renowned web...

2014-07-09 12:23:23

Program to donate $15,000 to environmental nonprofits in Santa Barbara SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land announced Andrea Adams-Morden and Rebecca Claassen as the 2014 finalists for Santa Barbara's Cox Conserves Heroes program, which recognizes volunteers for creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces. The public is being asked to vote through August 6 to determine the winner. To vote, visit...

2014-07-08 08:37:15

New college presidents are appointed at The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law and Saybrook University. TCS Education System welcomes a new senior vice president. CHICAGO, SAN FRANCISCO, and SANTA BARBARA/VENTURA, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TCS Education System (TCS Ed) is pleased to announce exciting leadership changes at the nonprofit consortium as well as at two of its colleges. Deborah Markos joins TCS Ed as senior vice president for student strategies...

2014-06-25 23:10:52

Santa Barbara technology startup exceeds its funding goal on Indiegogo.com. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 FuelBox Inc., a Santa Barbara-based technology startup company has successfully reached its Indiegogo.com crowdfunding goal of $50,000 and plans to offer its universal mobile-device charging system in large retail stores later this year. In October, more than 425 donors to FuelBox Inc.’s Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign will begin receiving powerStation™ wall-mounted...


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Angeles National Forest
2013-10-30 09:52:34

The Angeles National Forest of the U.S. Forest Service can be found in the San Gabriel Mountains of Los Angeles County, southern California, United States. It was established on July 1st of 1908, incorporating the first San Bernardino National Forest and portions of the former Santa Barbara and San Gabriel National Forests. It covers 655,387 acres and is located just north of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles. A small portion extends eastward into southwestern San Bernardino County, in...

2012-06-14 09:23:51

Symbol: STEL3 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, OR Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 05:00:55

Symbol: LOSUD Group: Dicot Family: Caprifoliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 08:02:42

Symbol: GACL2 Group: Dicot Family: Rubiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   GANUC Galium nuttallii A. Gray var. cliftonsmithii Dempster Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

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2012-06-18 06:17:14

Symbol: CHWH2 Group: Dicot Family: Polygonaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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