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2012-03-31 07:40:05

An Atlanta, Georgia-based credit and debit card processing firm confirmed on Friday that they had been the victim of a cyberattack that has reportedly put tens of thousands of accounts at risk. According to Robin Sidel and Andrew R. Johnson of The Wall Street Journal, the full extent of the breach at the company, Global Payments Inc., had not be determined as of Friday night, and it "wasn't immediately clear" whether any cardholders had reported any fraudulent transactions on their...

2012-03-25 23:02:03

Storm Duncan Ä“ssess's Chief Executive Officer will present at ECO:nomics, Creating Economic Capital, Wall Street Journal´s premier. will present in a session regarding “What´s Growing in the ECO:nomics GreenHouse?” This session will provide the opportunity for cutting-edge eco-friendly companies to share their perspective on how their products are going to revolutionize the marketplace. CAMBRIDGE, MA (PRWEB) March 24, 2012 Ä“ssess will present at...

2012-02-01 14:35:52

Among corporations involved in the 2006 stock-option backdating scandal, those implicated earlier were more likely to dismiss their top executives than those that surfaced later on, according to new research from Rice University and the University of California at Irvine. The study, "Executive Turnover in the Stock-Option Backdating Wave: The Impact of Social Context," will be published in an upcoming edition of the Strategic Management Journal. The researchers examined the behavior of...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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