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2014-02-26 12:23:39

36 Schools and Educators Recognized for Effective Grading and Addressing Plagiarism OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced 36 finalists for the Turnitin All-Stars award program comprised of educators and institutions that have demonstrated excellence and success in effectively using Turnitin to support student learning. "After reviewing over 250 nominations, we conducted in-depth interviews with...

2014-02-24 08:24:03

Pre-production prototype to be unveiled at the show for OEM product integration VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The launch of the Ricardo TorqStor high-speed flywheel energy storage concept at the CONEXPO 2014 show in Las Vegas on March 4 - one of the key events in the international construction industry calendar - underscores the potential value of this low-cost, fuel-saving solution in the construction sector. Ricardo's unique TorqStor technology combines a...

2014-02-20 23:25:59

Envoc & Amplify Insight perfect the bubble sheet assessment and grading process with new online service. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Educators, rejoice. Amplify Insight’s mCLASS® Beacon™ Assessment software is now integrated with Envoc’s BubbleVision—a bubble sheet grading service for easy and accurate student testing. With over 99% accuracy, BubbleVision is changing the face of student assessment and teacher efficiency by reading what other systems cannot....

2014-02-18 12:36:20

Partnership to Provide Royalty-Based Patent Assets For Investors Through Royalty Exchange RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royalty Exchange, the world's only online auction marketplace for royalty-based assets, confirmed today it is entering the intellectual property (IP) market by announcing a collaboration with ICAP Patent Brokerage, the global leader in patent and IP transactions. Royalty Exchange and ICAP Patent Brokerage will team up to offer patent royalties for...

2014-02-13 23:20:40

The Commission seeks nominations for new Commissioners with passion and skills to support the organization’s mission to promote the professional practice of case management. Mount Laurel, NJ (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 The Commission for Case Manager Certification (The Commission) is pleased to announce the opportunity for individuals interested in voluntary service as strategic decision makers for the first and largest case manager certification program in the United States. As an...

2014-02-12 23:25:46

New Security+ Exam Scheduled for Release in Spring 2014 (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 NetCom Learning regularly offers coursework leading to CompTIA IT certifications. As a CompTIA Platinum Partner and an authorized Prometric and VUE testing centre, NetCom Learning is able to offer the latest in coursework leading to CompTIA certifications and will be ready to support the forthcoming change in exams for the organization’s Security+ exam which will be replaced in spring 2014. Security + is a...

2014-02-03 12:22:26

In this free webinar, energy managers and efficiency consultants will learn about what an energy baseline is and how to apply them for forecasting project savings and measuring actual energy savings. Save the date: Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 4:00 - 5:00 pm EST. AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Noesis Energy, the fastest-growing financing and savings platform for energy efficiency projects, is offering efficiency professionals the chance to learn the latest tools and...

2014-01-31 23:28:53

Music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com releases new royalty-free music for weddings and wedding videos, and expands their selection of free background music. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 With Valentine's Day around the corner and in time for the beginning of the northern hemisphere's 'wedding season', music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com has added to their royalty free wedding music catalog dozens of heartfelt instrumental tracks designed for...

2014-01-31 23:25:56

Kwan Yin Healing's YouTube channel, http://www.youtube.com/KwanYinHealing, viewed some 30,000 times from 25 countries in five continents, features informational and demo sessions on Reconnective Healing, The Reconnection, and a variety of topics related to the most common problems clients face. The videos will now be appearing regularly, and are a sampling of the complementary offerings from Kwan Yin Healing, most recently recently “The Kwan Yin Path,” seven hours of recorded...

2014-01-31 23:04:05

Testing Experience Highlights Company's Global Application QA Leadership Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Testing Experience magazine, one of the world's leading media outlets covering the software testing industry, has published a lengthy review of NRG Global's software testing platforms. In the article, “Advanced Image Recognition Promises to Simplify Testing” published in the September 2013 edition of Testing Magazine, NRG Global's platform for...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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