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2013-10-31 23:24:02

Knight-funded tool for nationwide use in schools overcomes hurdles for educators teaching 21st-century skills, incorporates fair use and encourages critical media literacy; intends to "create 10,000 little Jon Stewarts...breaking the media and changing the message." New York, NY (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 In an event this week at New York University, The LAMP (Learning About Multimedia Project) introduced the Media Breaker, an online video editor designed exclusively for remixing...

2013-10-17 23:22:48

Free online video editor allows students to remix copyrighted content in an educational setting according to fair use guidelines. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 The LAMP (Learning About Multimedia Project ) a non-profit organization educating and equipping people to shape the media landscape through hands-on training, today announces the official launch of Media Breaker at New York University’s Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy on Tuesday, October 29 from 4:00 to...

2013-02-20 23:00:16

A new smart phone amplifier and charging station, along with a fun and versatile lamp, highlight Zelco Industries spring lineup. These new products will be available March 1. (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 Zelco is pleased to announce the upcoming arrival of two new items that will launch this spring. The Blooming Sound phone amplifier and the multipurpose YO Lamp are set to be ready for purchase on March 1, 2013. The Blooming Sound iPhone charging station and phone amplifier gives iPhones an...


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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