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2014-04-07 08:31:46

Tiny product making huge impact on the lives of kids and adults who struggle to tie their shoes. ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off of its recent appearance on the hit ABC Television show Shark Tank, where the company landed multi-billionaire Mark Cuban as an investor, U-Lace is finding that its Sneaker Customizing Laces are a lot more than just a fashion product for customizing sneakers. In the four weeks since appearing on the show, U-Lace has shipped...

2014-03-03 08:27:52

Chris Capel - Dorito's Crash the Super Bowl Top 5 Finalist Teams up with U-Lace Sneaker Customizing Laces to produce break-out U-Lace commercial. ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Lace Sneaker Customizing Laces announces the release of its new TV-ready commercial spot produced by 2014 'Dorito's Crash the Super Bowl' Ad Contest Top-5 finalist Chris Capel. Capel, who produced the spot 'Office Thief' for the 'Dorito's Crash the SuperBowl' Ad Contest has garnered well...

Nike May Be Planning Back To The Future Power Laces
2014-02-17 03:58:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nike has announced plans to make the self-tying shoes featured in Back to the Future Part II a reality, as designer Tinker Hatfield has confirmed that the company will release a new pair of sneakers featuring the so-called “power laces” made famous by Michael J. Fox’s character Marty McFly in the 1989 film. The announcement comes three years after the shoe company initially released a product based on the shoes worn by...

Tomorrow’s Materials And Photonic Devices Produced By Using Möbius Strip To Tie Liquid Crystal In Knots
2013-08-20 11:10:08

University of Warwick University of Warwick scientists have shown how to tie knots in liquid crystals using a miniature Möbius strip made from silica particles. By tying substances like this in knots, the researchers hope to understand how their intricate configurations and unique properties can be harnessed in the next generation of advanced materials and photonic devices. Liquid crystal is an essential material in modern life – the flat panel displays on our computers, TVs and...

2013-06-06 23:01:28

Offers $20 Off Gifts for Dad with Code 20GIFT Online and In-Stores Merrimack, NH (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Long known as the “Dad Store” at the mall, specialty retailer Brookstone is making things official today by launching “The Dad Store” Father´s Day Gift Campaign. The innovative retailer and product development company offers selections both in stores and via Brookstone.com sure to be the best fit for every kind of Dad. To ensure your dad loves this year´s...

2012-12-04 05:02:09

SlackLace, the elastic shoelace everyone needs, has had a massively successful fall and are gearing up for a huge 2013. Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 03, 2012 SlackLace has seen their online sales triple from September to November. They are gaining more retail stores every month and just launched SlackLace on Amazon. SlackLace has been busy at running expositions throughout the summer and fall and are excited to be attending the running event (TRE) in Austin, Texas, December 3-6, 2012 as...

2008-08-07 09:00:41

By Art Marroquin Performing a barefoot strip tease at security checkpoints may become a thing of the past as federal authorities prepare for summertime tests at Los Angeles International Airport on a pair of new machines that scan shoes for explosives. The PassPort scanners, manufactured by government contractor L-3 Communications, will determine whether travelers are hiding bombs in their footwear. Data collected from the tests at LAX will be used to evaluate whether the technology...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.