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Google Offers A Helping Hand With New Helpouts
2013-11-06 13:42:50

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google quietly launched Helpouts, a one-on-one how-to video extension of its Hangouts. The new portal offers fee-based experts in areas such as arts and music, computers and electronics, cooking, education and careers, fashion and beauty, fitness and nutrition, health, and home and garden. Experts can offer services via video to give internet users information to accomplish goals, whether it is fixing a leaky faucet, cooking a gourmet...

2013-10-22 23:21:12

The international financial publisher will create an integrated global workspace for real-time news using the same EidosMedia publishing platform currently used at The Wall Street Journal. (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 News Corporation’s Dow Jones & Company subsidiary, publishers of The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s and other financial media, has decided to move the bulk of its real-time news operations to EidosMedia’s editorial platform, Méthode. Méthode has been in use at...

Microsoft May Rival Google In Wearable Smart Electronics Market
2013-10-22 16:16:06

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday Microsoft could be looking to develop wearable smart glasses that could compete with the technology developed by rival Google. The paper cited "people familiar with the matter," but offered no details about the state of prototypes or whether this is a serious effort to enter the wearable technology market. Last week research firm Gartner forecast how the wearable smart electronics market could...

2013-09-19 23:36:18

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman encourages the launch of a New York State transportation study aimed at improving safety along a 14-mile stretch of road where eight pedestrians have died since 2009. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Attorney at Law David Perecman supports a new study being launched by New York State transportation officials. According to The Wall Street Journal (9.13.13), the study is aimed at improving safety along a 14-mile stretch of road where a...

2013-07-31 23:36:07

Mr. Tobias Nergarden, owner and CEO of the Real Estate Marketing Insider releases a statement outlining good markets for young investors to consider for their first home. The statement was released following a July 18 story in the Wall Street Journal entitled “The Rise of the Young Buyer.” New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Tobias Nergarden, CEO and director of the Real Estate Marketing Insider, announced the publication of a statement outlining his recommendations for the best real...

2013-07-27 23:04:47

The Real Estate Marketing Insider’s consumer editorial team releases a list of three tips for homebuyers offering them advice on researching sight-unseen houses. REMI’s tip-sheet was inspired by a July 11 story in The Wall Street Journal entitled, “Return of the Sight-Unseen Market.” San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 The Real Estate Marketing Insider today released some top tips for homebuyers, offering them suggestions on questions to ask and information to get when researching...

2013-07-17 23:19:49

In a recent ranking by REAL Trends and The Wall Street Journal, Connect Realty's Richard Harger, Sr. ranked in the top 1% of Realtors nationwide. This ranking was based on the number of transactions he closed in 2012, which also placed him among the top 10 Realtors in the state. The Woodlands, TX (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 In the Wall Street Journal’s REAL Trends "Real Estate Top 1,000" list, a ranking of the most productive 1,000 real estate agents in America, Connect...

2013-07-09 23:27:40

Personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on fireworks after two Fourth of July pyrotechnic accidents caused numerous injuries. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 A Fourth of July fireworks accident sent six people to the hospital in Plattsburg, New York. According to The Wall Street Journal (7.4.13), the planned fireworks display malfunctioned, sending remnants of a blast into the stands at Airborne Speedway. This was an eye-opening example of how things can...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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