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2014-09-16 12:34:37

CORALVILLE, Iowa, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACT Aspire, LLC launches Periodic Assessments, the second major component of the ACT Aspire Assessment System. ACT Aspire is the first digital, longitudinal assessment system to fully connect student performance with readiness benchmarks from elementary grades through high school. It now extends the understanding of student progress through optional Periodic Assessments. These are short-duration, revealing assessments that produce...

2014-09-10 08:38:25

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minneapolis has been suddenly thrust into the spotlight by the recent death of at least two young men from the Minneapolis area who have died in battle in Syria fighting for the Islamic extremist terrorist organization ISIS, as well as reports of up to a dozen other young men and women that are missing and presumed already in Syria. There is an organization in Minneapolis, Waareya, Inc. (pronounced Warrior), that is fighting back against the...

2014-09-08 12:34:03

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 75 gaming properties in North America and Canada now benefit from Synectics' integrated surveillance solutions, with two new Ohio Penn National Gaming casinos the latest additions to the firm's extensive portfolio. Between them, Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley and Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway will offer almost 2000 video lottery terminals (VLTs), bars, dining, concession stands and entertainment, spread over...

2014-08-04 08:34:34

One of Six Patents in Microsoft Lawsuit ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VirnetX(TM) Holding Corporation (NYSE MKT: VHC), an Internet security software and technology company, announced today that last Friday the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) granted two petitions for inter partes review (IPR) filed by Microsoft Corporation. These petitions seek review of certain claims of VirnetX's U.S. Patent No. 7,987,274 ('274 patent). The '274 patent is one...

2014-07-22 04:22:28

Online originality checking and grading service helps CSU promote academic integrity across 22 campuses; anticipates triple digit growth OAKLAND, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced triple digit growth at California State University (CSU) campuses using the Turnitin service. Instructors at CSU campuses generated in excess of 1.4 million Originality Reports in 2013, a 142% growth rate since 2010. By the...

2014-07-18 23:07:02

Poe Boy Music Group’s Artist Gives A Sneak Peak Into New Project With His “Bad Vibes” Single Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “Bad Vibes” Single by YT Triz. The new single is currently available for download. “Bad Vibes” represents a real life story that YT Triz wanted to share with people who would listen and understand. It depicts the type of feeling that one might receive from experiencing the hate of another. Some...

2014-07-16 12:31:53

Granted 3 U.S. Patents and 1 Canadian Patent ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VirnetX® Holding Corporation (NYSE Amex: VHC), an Internet security software and technology company, today announced that it was recently awarded four new Internet Security patents; three U.S. patents Nos. 8761168, 8780905, 8780906 and one Canadian patent No. 2723504. Since 2006, VirnetX has been granted over 80 patents worldwide related to Internet security. "Each new patent grant is...

2014-07-15 12:23:37

DALLAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennox has expanded its popular Energence® rooftop line with new ultra-high-efficiency models that are the most efficient, lightest and quietest rooftop units in its class.* "One of the attributes that our customers have come to expect from Lennox is cutting-edge innovation, and with our new Energence ultra-high-efficiency units we've achieved a new pinnacle in innovation," said Cindy Sparrow, Vice President of Product Management and Marketing....

2014-07-01 23:12:43

The hearth and home product company was recently announced as a recipient of the Better Business Challenge in Charlottesville, VA for their energy efficiency within their facility. Madison, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Plow & Hearth, a trusted national catalog, retail, and internet company specializing in unique, enduring home and lifestyle products, was recently announced as a Charlottesville Area Better Business Challenge award winner. The challenge culminated after a 10-month long...

2014-06-24 23:09:30

New Objectives, a West Palm Beach drug and alcohol treatment center, has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for quality and safety in behavioral health care. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 New Objectives, a West Palm Beach drug and alcohol treatment center, has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation by demonstrating compliance...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.