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2014-04-25 08:31:25

Lobbying war-driven scrutiny of patent system set to continue OTTAWA, Ontario, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For World IP Day 2014, TechInsights, the leading provider of intellectual property consulting, patent brokerage and technical analysis services, takes a look at the significant issues impacting technology patent owners. Intellectual property (IP) and patents continued to experience increased shareholder, media and public awareness throughout 2013, and this will be ongoing...

2014-04-23 12:21:08

SHEFFIELD, England, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synectics has launched a new range of COEX(TM) TriMode camera stations which offer three light-condition operating modes in one unit, for greater operational flexibility and image clarity in all possible light conditions. The supplier of advanced surveillance solutions to the global oil & gas and marine sectors, has designed the new low voltage, lightweight and compact units to be more adaptive to specific conditions by enabling...

2014-04-08 04:23:12

NITLE, SEE, ICAI and Plagiarism Today sponsor event with theme "From Copying to Critical Thinking" OAKLAND, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced it will host the second annual Plagiarism Education Week from April 21-25, a virtual conference that explores the issue of plagiarism in the classroom from the perspective of educators and students. With a theme of "From Copying to Critical Thinking," the...

2014-04-04 23:41:37

Teneo Linguistics Company, a full service provider of foreign translation services and foreign language enthusiast, shares 6 tips on making sure you receive a quality translation product. Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Our society is changing. Digital Age values have tweaked some of the definitions associated with “predictable” terms. “Accuracy” is a good example. Before, we might have defined “accuracy” as “a thorough process including quality assurance, fact...

2014-04-02 23:31:46

PublicEngines' Field Test Shows Predictive Analytics 3x More Accurate at Predicting Crime Than Hot Spots Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 * Field study in five cities demonstrates accuracy of predictive analytics in predicting future crimes Tests show CommandCentral Predictive™ effectively identifies almost 30% of next day’s burglaries Results are three-times more accurate than traditional hot spotting techniques Effects are more efficient use of resources as...

2014-03-28 12:28:05

Awarded New Patents in Japan and Expects to Soon Receive Additional Patents Abroad and in the United States ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., March 28, 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 in Japan: JP Patent Nos. 5,377,562, 5,374,536, 5,374,535, and 5,377,455, and has received a notice of allowance in Canada, two additional notices...

2014-03-20 23:01:56

Belimo sponsors Learning to S.E.E. (Selling Efficiency Effectively™) seminar offered by eefg. Learn more at http://www.eefg.com/Belimo - limited space, register now. Danbury, CT (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Belimo Americas in Danbury, Connecticut, the leading producer of actuators and valves in the HVAC industry, sponsors two day seminars –Learning to S.E.E. (Selling Efficiency Effectively™) offered by eefg. The seminar will provide insights, focus, and skills needed to grow market share,...

2014-03-20 23:01:40

PHAB accreditation demonstrates achievement of high national standards Alexandria, Virginia (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) announced today it has awarded five-year accreditation status to nine public health departments. The decisions bring the number of governmental public health departments now recognized by PHAB as high-performing health departments to 31. PHAB is the independent organization that administers the national public health accreditation...

2014-03-17 08:28:44

Frank Reiner, seasoned licensing executive, is hired to further Spherix's licensing campaign TYSONS CORNER, Va., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spherix Incorporated (SPEX) -- an intellectual property development company committed to the fostering and monetization of intellectual property, announced today that Frank Reiner, a seasoned and experienced patent licensing and monetization professional, has joined Spherix as Vice President, Licensing, where he will report to Chief Executive...

2014-03-07 12:22:23

Latest version adds project estimation technology and online efficiency business proposals to reduce the time it takes to sell energy efficiency projects. Noesis Pro customers are on track to develop and finance more than $150mm in projects in 2014. AUSTIN, Texas, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Noesis Energy, the fastest-growing financing and savings platform for energy efficiency projects, has launched the latest version of Noesis Pro, its suite of energy efficiency software tools for...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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