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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...

2014-06-23 00:20:34

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RPX Corporation (NASDAQ: RPXC), the leading provider of patent risk management solutions today announced its acquisition of PatentFreedom, the first provider of data, intelligence, and consulting on non-practicing entities (NPEs). While financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed, it is not expected to be material to RPX's Q2 or full-year 2014 results. Dan McCurdy, founder and Chairman of PatentFreedom, will join RPX as Senior...

2014-06-18 08:33:24

Online resource for small businesses to learn about the implications of assertion letters they receive SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RPX Corporation (NASDAQ: RPXC), the leading provider of patent risk management solutions today launched a free web-based tool to consolidate all patent data relevant to demand letters that non-practicing entities (NPEs) send to small business owners alleging patent infringement. Any small business that receives an assertion letter now has...

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2014-06-10 06:54:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People in monogamous relationships may argue with their partner about anything from financial decisions to infidelity – and a new study in the journal Psychological Science, has found that people in these conflicts can make wiser decisions if they think about them as someone outside the situation. “These results are the first to demonstrate a new type of bias within ourselves when it comes to wise reasoning about an interpersonal...

2014-06-04 08:37:51

Virtual conference "Common Standards, Uncommon Feedback," to examine impact of feedback, technology on student learning OAKLAND, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, issued an open call for presentation proposals from members of the educational community for the second annual Student Success Week, which will be held October 6-10, 2014. Student Success Week is a free virtual conference featuring a series of webcasts...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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