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2013-11-05 23:01:08

TouchCast Welcomes Field as New CEO of TouchCast Studios UK; New Hire Marks TouchCast’s International Expansion London (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Today, Paul Field announced his departure from The Daily Mail to join NYC video startup, TouchCast. Field, joint third in command at the The Daily Mail, runs the Mail's digital editions and led the development and launch of the Mail's new paid-for app Mail Plus. Nominated by Adweek as one of the hottest start-ups of 2013, TouchCast,...

Candy Crush Addictive To Women
2013-10-21 13:12:45

[ Watch the Video: Candy Crush Or Crack Candy? ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Candy Crush Saga has often been called addictive and habit-forming, but new reports suggest it should be called “lucrative” and “gender-specific” as well. According to the Daily Mail and Think Gaming, the sweet and brightly colored video game brings in more than $866,000 a day for its creators at King.com. The creators say the majority of people playing the game at any...

Arctic Sea Ice Political Controversy
2013-09-09 10:50:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Instead of providing a sneak-peek into cutting-edge climate research, a recently leaked UN report on Arctic sea ice has mostly provided insight into the political divide surrounding the contentious issue of global warming. Two of the UK’s supposedly more conservative periodicals, the Daily Mail and The Telegraph, seized on the leaked report’s finding that Arctic sea ice was 60 percent larger in August 2013 compared to August 2012....

2013-08-29 23:23:17

The Daily Mail recently published an article stating women are developing immunity to Botox. President of Rise-N-Shine and creator of Wrinkle Remedy, Cathy Beggan, comments on the findings and offers an alternative solution. Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 In light of the recent article published by the Daily Mail, “The women becoming immune to Botox: How over-use of the wrinkle-freezing drug is changing women’s bodies”*, Cathy Beggan offers women an alternative solution to the...

Pedophiles Beware Negobot, A ‘Virtual Lolita’
2013-07-11 19:06:49

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Parents worry about their children falling victim to online predators, but a new solution aims to snare such offenders. Negobot, a software program created by a group of researchers at the University of Deusto in Spain, has seven programs to engage in chat with suspected pedophiles. The program is being called a "virtual Lolita" by a number of media outlets, including the Huffington Post. Negobot starts chats with suspects in a neutral...

Comet Pan-STARSS Survives Solar Encounter, Emerges Brighter Than Ever
2013-03-17 09:17:25

redOrbit staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online A comet making its first visit to the inner solar system has survived a journey that brought it close to the sun, and has emerged as one of the brightest comets in years, NASA astronomers confirmed on Friday. Comet Pan-STARRS, which according to the Daily Mail has been visible for several weeks in the Southern Hemisphere, could be viewed for the first time by stargazers in the northern parts of the world last week after...

Bones Found At Stonehenge Suggest It Was A Burial Ground
2013-03-10 06:12:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Theories about Stonehenge are nearly as old as the ancient monument itself and range from an astronomical calendar to an observatory of bygone days. Now, a team of researchers from the UK claim to have discovered evidence the stone structure started life as a massive burial ground. University College London (UCL) professor Mike Parker Pearson and colleagues unearthed over 50,000 cremated bone fragments belonging to 63 different...

Internet Addiction Is Now An Official Disorder
2012-10-03 04:41:33

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s official — Internet addiction has been categorized as a mental disorder. While it may be difficult for some people to log off a social network, individuals who suffer from internet addiction have even stronger feelings of depression and moodiness. According to the Daily Mail, Internet addition was recently included in a list of mental disorders affecting children. With Internet use disorder, children do not...

2011-12-05 06:56:08

Hundreds of intact artifacts recovered from the Cambridgeshire Fens in eastern England have provided scientists with new insight as to how Bronze Age men and women lived their lives on a day-to-day basis, according to UK media reports published over the weekend. According to the Daily Mail, the discovery is "the largest collection ever found in one place in Britain" includes a variety of roughly 3,000 year old items, including wicker baskets, wooden sword handles, textile fragments, and...

Deadline Passes, Still No Communication with Russian Mars Probe
2011-11-12 11:33:05

After another failed attempt to make contact with the Phobos-Grunt probe, reports have surfaced that the Russian space agency (Roscosmos) will abandon the $160 million satellite to its fate, meaning that the spacecraft and the 12 tons of toxic fuel it carries could soon come plummeting back to Earth. Early Saturday morning, an unidentified source told RIA Novosti, "Attempts to make contact were made overnight and this morning by Russian specialists from the European Space Agency. This was...

Word of the Day
  • 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.