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2013-12-09 23:26:43

Phone Case Meets Swiss Army Knife; Debuts in Time for Holidays (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 IN1, an up and coming cell phone accessory developer, has released their first design, a case which acts as much as a Swiss Army knife as a phone case. This new release is just the first of many designs coming from IN1. Company CEO Shervin Azodi tells consumers his vision is simple: the company plans to design and produce phone cases capable of more than simply holding a cell phone. Instead, Azodi...

2012-10-07 23:01:07

Garmin fenix has been named the Hunting Watch Of The Year for 2012 by the Heart Rate Watch Company in Bozeman, Montana. They called it "the Swiss Army knife of GPS watches" - see why. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) October 07, 2012 The Garmin fenix has been named the 2012 hunting watch of the year by the Heart Rate Watch Company in Bozeman, Montana. "We live in the hunting mecca of the lower 48 States so there is no better terrain to test the new Garmin fenix in then right here in Montana", says Rusty...

2008-10-02 15:00:26

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/746350/wifi_in_consumer) has announced the addition of the "Wi-Fi in Consumer Electronics: The Swiss Army Knife Technology" report to their offering. Wi-Fi's popularity in mobile PCs and home networks has not guaranteed its success in consumer electronics (CE). Many issues plagued early products with Wi-Fi, including lack of consumer awareness, ease-of-use, battery life, throughput and range limitations, and high cost. Most...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • 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.'
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