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2014-08-19 23:10:59

Walkable Neighborhoods partners with German Village Society to Host 2014 Great Placemakers Lab in Columbus, OH September 16th – 19th. The Lab will provide a blueprint for creating neighborhoods that promote people’s health, happiness, and well-being. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Walkable Neighborhoods and German Village Society have partnered together to host the 2014 Great Placemakers Lab in Columbus, OH. The Lab will bring together community builders, urban planners,...

2014-08-19 16:24:22

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black subscribers have long been some of pay TV's best customers. Among the highest spenders on home TV, Internet, and phone services, Black households are the most likely to subscribe to digital add-ons like DVR, HD, and premium channels. But recently-released data from Horowitz's 2014 FOCUS African America study indicate that Blacks, along with other multicultural audiences, are more likely than their White counterparts to consider...

2014-08-19 12:23:04

New CM Chain and Rigging Attachments Catalog Now Available AMHERST, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Material handling customers need and want information on the proper selection, use and care of rigging products, as well as insight on application and industry requirements - now this information is available to them. Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, is proud to announce the release of its new...

2014-08-18 23:04:36

Delivering Advertising Across Screens Simultaneously Yields Improved Results Using New Technologies New York, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Second screen usage distracts viewers from TV advertising according to a study from TNS Infratest commissioned by wywy. Among viewers who used a second screen device while watching TV, the TV ad awareness dropped 58 percent compared to TV-only viewers participating in the study. In addition, the study found that new technologies can bolster ad awareness...

2014-08-18 16:20:34

UC-San Diego Grads to Launch Quadcopter Training Video Series SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spark Aerial, San Diego's high flying startup, has exceeded 100% funding in its Kickstarter campaign with 22 days still remaining. The company is using the campaign to underwrite the cost of production for a video training series and online learning resources for aspiring quadcopter pilots and cinematographers. As the Kickstarter Campaign continues to grow, Spark Aerial's funded...

2014-08-18 12:22:58

DUBLIN, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Linalool Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Linalool Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global linalool industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-08-15 12:27:34

SEATTLE, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WatchGuard® Technologies, a leader in integrated security platforms, today announced that it has been named a "Leader" in Gartner's 2014 Unified Threat Management (UTM) Magic Quadrant[i] for the fifth consecutive year. With award-winning(([ii])) solutions like WatchGuard Dimension(TM), and new best-of-breed services, such as APT Blocker and Data Loss Prevention (DLP), the company continues to deliver innovative security solutions that help...

2014-08-14 23:11:34

Nikkei Business Publications, Inc., organizes annual event for interested individuals, professionals, academics, experts, local and national governments; Yokohama welcomes the world to Social Innovation/Smart City Week 2014 (October 29 to 31) with high hopes that communication, learning and information sharing can help address the challenges faced by growing and ever-more complex cities. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The fourth annual Social Innovation/Smart City Week event...

2014-08-14 23:08:21

For the first time, real-time speech-based text scrolling is a reality on mobile devices. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 PromptSmart, the new teleprompter app available for iPad and iPhone, launches today as the first voice-guided public speaking aid with VoiceTrackTM proprietary voice recognition technology. VoiceTrackTM is a breakthrough in mobile voice recognition technology. It seamlessly follows spoken words and pauses during a speech, adjusting the speed of scrolling text in...

2014-08-14 16:29:10

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend will be paid on September 18, 2014, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 4, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060331/MOSAICLOGO The declaration and payment of any future dividends is subject to approval by Mosaic's Board of...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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