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2014-03-20 23:04:38

NATO Communication and Information Agency selected the TimeWise™ WiFi clock system from Michigan based National Time and Signal for installation at The Hague. Wixom, Michigan (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Communication and Information Agency, requiring a time display system that met their high standard of precise synchronized time for their facility at the Hague in the Netherlands, chose Michigan based National Time & Signal’s (NATSCO)...

There is Nothing So Sweet As A Voice Like Your Own
2014-02-20 09:24:17

University of British Columbia Have you ever noticed that your best friends speak the same way? A new University of British Columbia study finds we prefer voices that are similar to our own because they convey a soothing sense of community and social belongingness. While previous research has suggested that we prefer voices that sound like they are coming from smaller women or bigger men, the new study – published today in the journal PLOS ONE – identifies a variety of other...

2013-10-11 23:01:23

Computer Valley’s devices for boosting cell phone signals overcome the distances and other obstacles that prevent good cell reception wherever you are. Edmonton, AB (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 With the turning of the seasons, and winter and the holidays not far beyond, staying in touch with the family and friends becomes more important than ever—and today, that means good cell phone reception. Whether it’s family and friends or business, dependable communication is crucial. But across...

2013-08-08 23:03:56

Full patent pending on American University math professor Stephen Casey’s “projection method.” Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 It is an experience that has frustrated many: an emergency situation occurs, such as the recent Boston Marathon attacks or the tornadoes in Oklahoma, and people try to use their cell phones to get in touch with loved ones in the affected area, but can't get through. At a time when the need to get through is paramount. American University...

2011-12-06 22:45:10

Model shows that signal clarity only improves if specific energy conditions are met Scientists have shown the energy conditions, under which a weak signal supplied to a physical system emerges as a stronger signal at the output thanks to the presence of random noise (a process known as stochastic resonance), in a paper that has just been published in EPJ B´. Stochastic resonance goes against the intuitive idea that where noise is present, the signal tends to fade. It occurs in...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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