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2014-09-16 12:21:49

Expansion to Denver provides top travelers the ultimate connecting convenience DENVER, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today launched its Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service at Denver International Airport, offering chauffeured convenience at more airports than any other carrier. With today's expansion, United offers the service at all of its U.S. hub airports. The Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service provides the airline's top frequent flyers with...

2014-09-11 23:07:51

Personalized Digital Healthcare on Display Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Columbus, Ohio based Optimized Care Network (OCN) is one of only 90 startup companies nationwide to be selected to participate in The Hive at TEDMED 2014 in Washington, D.C. from Sept. 10-12. “TEDMED is delighted to welcome this year’s selection of leading startups and entrepreneurs to The Hive, where we will be showcasing the most exciting innovations in health and medicine,” said TEDMED COO...

2014-09-10 23:02:20

Dr. Kristin L. Carman, an American Institutes for Research (AIR) Vice President in AIR’s Health and Social Development program, will serve as a conversation facilitator at the Great Challenges of Health and Medicine program of the 2014 TEDMED Conference September 10-12, 2014, in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, CA. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Dr. Kristin L. Carman, an American Institutes for Research (AIR) Vice President in AIR’s Health and Social Development...

2014-09-10 08:29:54

Company Selected from Among Hundreds of Applications and Nominations for the Group Thinking and Collaborative The Hive Gathering SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Nation Medical, the premier healthcare innovation marketplace, today announced it was selected to participate in The Hive at the TEDMED 2014 conference, an annual gathering held September 10(th)-12(th) that brings together a community of innovators on a unified stage in Washington, DC and...

2014-09-09 16:21:04

Live audio webcast available at ir.united.com CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Morgan Stanley 2nd Annual Laguna Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The presentation will begin at 9:15 a.m. PDT / 12:15 p.m. EDT. The live audio webcast and accompanying presentation will be available on the investor relations section of United's website at ir.united.com. The company will archive the audio webcast on the website within 24 hours of the...

2014-09-09 12:25:45

VoxyPAD CEO and President join TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Alley To Share the World's First Real-Time Voice and Video-Based Collaborative Telecom App SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VoxyPAD, a cross-platform interactive mobile app, will make its live debut for the first time at TechCrunch Disrupt 2014 in San Francisco. VoxyPAD officially announced its launch and immediate availability for iOS, Android and Windows computers last week. TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco 2014 will...

2014-09-09 08:21:50

United Adventure Bear, "Ben Flyin," inspires imagination and offers hope to children HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines' custom-designed GUND teddy bear, "Ben Flyin," is making new friends today, National Teddy Bear Day, at MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital in Houston. Volunteer United employees are delivering the bears as part of the United Adventure Bear program, working together to lift the spirits of children experiencing health struggles or economic...

2014-09-08 12:28:45

Sold-out events in Washington DC and San Francisco will shine international spotlight on innovation and imagination in service of health and medicine WASHINGTON, and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TEDMED, the health and medicine edition of the famous TED movement, begins Wednesday in San Francisco and Washington, DC, featuring an unprecedented lineup of science leaders and health industry innovators who are convening around the theme, unlocking imagination in health...

2014-09-03 08:27:43

At Cape May Convention Hall, Sunday, October 19, 2014 CAPE MAY, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- TEDxCapeMay returns for a third season to Cape May Convention Hall on Sunday, October 19, 2014, for a full day of diverse presentations under the theme: "The Pursuit of Happiness." The TEDxCapeMay 2014 program features outstanding speakers and performers, each challenged with presenting a novel "idea worth spreading" in 18 minutes or less. Photo -...

2014-09-02 12:21:09

Members can receive up to 100-percent bonus on award miles purchased CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today launched a three-day promotion offering MileagePlus members a bonus of up to 100 percent on award miles purchased between Sept. 2 and Sept. 4. The maximum bonus available is based on the number of MileagePlus members worldwide who participate - - the more members who buy miles, the greater everyone's bonus can climb. MileagePlus members may go to...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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