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2013-10-21 23:03:11

Broadens its Consumer Profile with Award-winning Titles Available on iPad, iPhone and the Web San Francisco (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Inkling, the new standard for interactive e-books, announced today the acquisition of the Betterbook and Ready, Set, Baby! brands from Open Air Publishing, a New York-based publisher of digital-first, interactive nonfiction e-books and apps. “Open Air Publishing has become a leader in interactive publishing, and we’ve watched these brands blossom on our...

2012-12-30 05:02:41

Pokereve replaces the usual playing cards with mobile devices, i.e. the cards are shown on displays. Thus you don't have to waste time shuffling and dealing the cards any longer. Pokereve does it in an instant. (PRWEB) December 29, 2012 On Dec. 1st the new website http://www.pokereve.com was launched. Lucian Depold, Dipl.Inf., offers a new and modern way of playing Texas Hold´em to poker-fans. The advantages are plain to see: Pokereve replaces the usual playing cards with mobile...

2011-08-04 15:01:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. The Company finished the second quarter of 2011 with a pro forma net operating loss (NOL) of $11.6 million and $24.9 million for the three and six months ended June 30, 2011, respectively, compared to a pro forma NOL of $15.5 million and $17.1 million for the same periods in 2010. The Company finished the second quarter of...

2011-03-01 08:00:00

CHATSWORTH, Calif., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Osiris Entertainment's highly acclaimed romantic drama Listen to Your Heart, will premiere on Lifetime Television on April 24 at 8:00 p.m. Starring Cybill Shepherd, Listen to Your Heart is the story of love at first sight when hearing impaired teenager meets an aspiring pianist. Listen to Your Heart gathered top honors as Winner of People's Choice Award at the New York City International Film Festival. (Photo:...

2011-01-05 06:15:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- People don't remember numbers or excessive facts, but they do remember a good story. So it makes sense that if you're telling and using stories in your job search and interviews, people are going to remember you too. Pioneered by Robert J. Gerberg, senior consultant at SET, a personal marketing firm working with executives, professionals and managers seeking $100,000 or more, the technique is something SET teaches clients to use. And according to...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'