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2013-10-29 23:24:36

Public-private partnership advances language technology, education, preservation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Launched in April 2013, The 7000 Languages Project, a pro bono effort of JNCL - NCLIS member Transparent Language, Inc., uses the technologies and methods developed by Transparent Language, Inc. for use by rigorous language programs and schools in the United States government, and makes them available without charge to advocates of, and experts in, languages of little...

2013-10-27 23:00:07

Ownership of tablets jumped from 8% to 40% among families with young kids; infants and toddlers spend more than twice as much time with screen media as with books. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Common Sense Media today announced the release of "Zero to Eight: Children's Media Use in America 2013," the second in its series of national surveys of children's media use in America. Most notable among the findings is the dramatic increase in children's access...

2013-10-16 23:23:24

Finally realizing the dreams of hackers for decades, RingPlus is opening up access to the wireless carrier infrastructure. San Jose, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 RingPlus today announced one of the first public cellular API releases, offering its carrier-grade wireless API platform to the public. After more than a year of development and several successful carrier deployments, RingPlus's API will offer developers a power that has been jealously guarded since the dawn of the...

2013-10-16 23:00:35

Ruth Yaron's newly updated edition of "Super Baby Food: your complete guide to what, when, and how to feed your baby and toddler" gives parents all the information (and recipes) they need to give their children a healthy start. (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 After author Ruth Yaron’s twin boys were born premature and very sick, she knew the most important thing she could do for them was to feed them the healthiest diet possible. Unhappy with the information that was available to...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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