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2014-01-07 12:30:25

LUND, Sweden, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perfect touch with the sharpest and most vibrant viewing experience that allows you to see the display like never before FlatFrog Laboratories AB [http://www.flatfrog.com ], a leading provider of Win8 certified in-glass optical multi-touch systems, announced today its new optimal zero air-gap ZG(TM) touch screen designed for all displays including high definition (HD) quality displays. (Logo:...

2014-01-07 08:41:08

LUND, Sweden, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Financing for production ramp-up in 1H 2014 FlatFrog Laboratories AB [http://www.flatfrog.com/news ], a leading provider of multi-touch systems, announced today that it has closed a $10 million funding round with existing investors Invus, Sunstone Capital and Intel Capital. FlatFrog intends to use the funds to accelerate the commercialization of its multi-touch technology for PC applications and expand its presence in Asia...

2013-12-19 23:29:29

FirstDate, Scandinavia's fastest growing internet dating site, has entered into partnerships with Sweden's leading newspaper, Expressen, and Denmark's Berlingske Tidene. Stockholm, Sweden (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 FirstDate, the leading online dating site in Scandinavia, has announced that they are now offering an in-house dating service to readers of Sweden's Expressen and Denmark's Berlingske Tidene newspapers. Expressen is Sweden's leading newspaper with a...

2013-12-18 23:19:39

King’s Ridge Christian School (KRCS) senior Grace Cagle has been selected to participate as a guest at the 2013 Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden as part of a student delegation with the National Society of High School Scholars. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 King’s Ridge Christian School (KRCS) senior Grace Cagle has been selected to participate as a guest at the 2013 Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden as part of a student delegation with the National Society of...

2013-12-13 23:20:46

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Future of Interior Products in the UK to 2015: Recovery to Gather Pace from 2012. London (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Synopsis •Market size and forecast of the UK Interior products industry •Current, historic and forecast value and trends of the individual products categories. •Description of distribution channels and user markets for the interior products industry. •Details of top Interior companies in UK. Summary...

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Gotland Pony
2014-04-14 07:45:27

The Gotland Pony breed is an ancient Swedish pony said to be descended from Tarpens but DNA indicates otherwise. The Gotland originated on the island of Gotland off the South-Eastern coast of Sweden following the last ice age. It is the only native breed to Sweden. Another name for this breed is the Gotland Russ which means a riding horse or charger. The Gotland originally were a  breed that roamed wild on the island, but today there is a semi-feral herd living on a 650-acre area in...

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Hannes Olof Gösta Alfvén (May 30, 1908 - April 2, 1995) was a Swedish plasma physicist born in Norrköping, Sweden. Alfvén received his PhD from the University of Uppsala in 1934. His thesis was titled "Investigations of the Ultra-short Electromagnetic Waves." He was originally trained as an electrical power engineer and later moved on to research and teaching in the fields of plasma physics. Alfvén made many contributions to plasma physics, including theories describing the...

2008-05-27 22:50:09

The Nordic Spitz is a type of dog bred originally for work on farms and hunting. It originated in the 1600s in Sweden and was an excellent hunting companion. In the 1940s, the breed neared extinction, but was saved by a breeding program begun by Nordic Spitz enthusiasts. The breed eventually declined once again in popularity; today it is relatively rare, especially in its original purpose, as it is used more as a companion. The Nordic Spitz stands 16.5 to 18 inches tall and weighs 18 to 33...

2008-05-22 18:12:33

The Drever, also known as the Swedish Dachsbracke, is a scent hound, bred to hunt hares, roe deer, and fox. It may be a combination of the Westphalian Dachsbracke and a beagle. The first Drever was registered in Sweden in 1913. The body of the Drever is similar to most hunting dogs in appearance, yet its legs are very short. The tallest Drever stands 15 inches high, much shorter than most hunting hounds. The breed typically is kept solely as a hunting dog and rarely ever used as a...

2008-05-06 14:47:35

The Nine-spined Stickleback (Pungitius pungitius), is a species of fish in the Gasterosteidae family. It is found in Belarus, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'