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2014-03-17 08:31:26

Three Preeminent Northern California Properties - the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa and Stanford Park Hotel - Drive Higher ADRs with Duetto NEW YORK, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Woodside Hotels - two high-end resorts and an upscale property in the high demand Palo Alto market near Stanford University - have adopted Duetto Edge, the industry's leading revenue strategy and profit optimization solution. With Duetto Edge, the Monterey Plaza Hotel &...

2014-03-11 23:22:18

Researchers from Stanford University’s Mobile Innovation Group access Shared2you data to help analyze mobile industry trends through unique mobile application insights. Eden Prairie, MN (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Shared2you, creators of Powerslyde, a social way to share and discover great mobile applications, has just announced a key strategic partnership with the world’s top non-profit, educational mobile data group. The Mobile Innovation Group is interested in:...

2014-03-07 04:20:55

ASUS ZenFones and Stanford University Among Omlet's Early Adopters MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif, and AUSTIN, Texas, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SxSW - Omlet Chat, the world's first open mobile sharing and collaboration platform, launched today at the SxSW Accelerator competition. Also launching today is MobiSocial - the creator of Omlet and a member of the StartX incubator for Stanford-affiliated entrepreneurs. The company's technology originated from a $10 million National Science...

2014-03-05 23:31:47

Morf Media Inc. is the global leader in mobile simulation training for Enterprises. Corporate America will be first to take advantage of motivated up-skilled employees that can drive dramatic performance gains using Morf's new mobile platform. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Arthur Bienenstock, Stanford Professor of Applied Physics, Materials Science and Engineering, and Presidential Advisor for President Obama and President Clinton respectively, will be helping mobile simulation...

Cheaper Methanol Production From New Catalyst
2014-03-03 08:59:49

By Mark Shwartz, Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University An international research team has discovered a potentially clean, low-cost way to convert carbon dioxide into methanol, a key ingredient in the production of plastics, adhesives and solvents, and a promising fuel for transportation. Scientists from Stanford University, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and the Technical University of Denmark combined theory and experimentation to identify a new nickel-gallium...

2014-02-26 08:27:36

More information at: http://thesynergytrial.org MILL VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- K-PAX Pharmaceuticals is working with Stanford University and several other leading research institutions to perform a Phase II double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a currently available FDA-approved medication concurrently administered with a novel mitochondrial support product in order to identify a safe and effective treatment for the chronic...

2014-02-20 23:21:35

Innovative online course connects participants around the world to build creative problem-solving skills through the lens of music. Stanford, California (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Stanford University announced today the launch of ‘Creativity: Music to My Ears,’ a free, massive open online course (MOOC) teaching creative problem-solving skills through the lens of music. Taught by Stanford Engineering Professor Tina Seelig, the course features contributions of Warner Music Group artists,...

2014-02-14 11:07:24

Fifty years of research has revealed the sad truth that the children of lower-income, less-educated parents typically enter school with poorer language skills than their more privileged counterparts. By some measures, 5-year-old children of lower socioeconomic status (SES) score two years behind on standardized language development tests by the time they enter school. In recent years, Anne Fernald, a psychology professor at Stanford University, has conducted experiments revealing that the...

Fish Exposed To Crude Oil Suffer Host Of Heart Ailments
2014-02-14 08:54:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from Stanford University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has revealed that crude oil interferes with fish heart cells, resulting in a slowed heart rate, reduced cardiac contractility and irregular heartbeats that can lead to cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death. The study is part of an ongoing Natural Resource Damage Assessment of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The findings...

2014-02-05 23:01:15

Evren Eryurek of GE, Roger Gurnani of Verizon, Bill Hilf of HP, Jeffrey Pfeffer and Huggy Rao of Stanford University, Sri Shivananda of eBay, Eric Smith of USAA and Stephen Trilling of Symantec will deliver the keynote addresses in addition to 30 panel speakers from leading companies and prestigious universities. The two day event will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto, February 6 - 7 2014. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 The CTO Forum, a premier organization for...


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  • To talk saucily.
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