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2014-01-15 20:23:03

RPX Clears Significant Patent Risk for Clients SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RPX Corporation (NASDAQ: RPXC), the leading provider of patent risk management solutions, announced that it has completed a licensing transaction with Boston University to acquire sub-license rights to patents used in optoelectronic devices such as blue LEDs and laser diodes. This transaction eliminates RPX clients' exposure to a broad-based litigation campaign and will result in the dismissal...

2014-01-14 08:26:31

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The year of the Wood Horse begins January 31(st), 2014. Characteristics of this year will include passion, ambition and determination. People will stand up for what they believe in and make sure that authority does not undersell the importance of human rights. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140114/PH45800) "This year should amplify humankind's compassion and caring for the welfare of humanity. Politically, Heads of State...

2014-01-10 12:26:55

Registration now open for the only industry certification program covering operational best practices ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechServe Alliance announces the national launch and availability of the TechServe Alliance Certification Program, its new certification program specifically designed for the IT and engineering staffing industry. Going beyond other industry certification programs which solely address compliance issues, the program which was introduced...

2014-01-08 04:22:04

SHEFFIELD, England, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adopting evolved surveillance integration technology could help boost the Middle East's appeal as a global investment hub by keeping the region's assets safer and improving operational efficiencies. That's the prediction that global business Synectics [http://www.synecticsglobal.com ] has made as it prepares for Intersec 2014 [http://www.intersecexpo.com/frankfurt/18/for-visitors/welcome.aspx ] in Dubai....

2014-01-07 12:31:49

Free winter series focuses on how educators can provide impactful feedback OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced its Winter 2014 schedule of free 30-minute webcasts with a focus on using technology to provide impactful feedback to students and reduce incidents of plagiarism. The popular weekly series had nearly 25,000 registrants for the live 30-minute sessions in 2013. Another 18,000 educators...

Writer's Block? Get Up And Exercise!
2013-12-05 05:01:40

[ Watch the Video: Boost Your Creativity By Getting A Workout ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Exercise might be the best way to help jump over writer’s block, according to new research out of Leiden University in the Netherlands. Researchers found that regular exercise could help promote creative thinking. The team wrote in the scientific magazine Frontiers in Human Neuroscience that they gave thinking tasks to two groups of test persons: people who do...

2013-12-03 23:32:19

The service ensures no project has copied content from another body of academic work (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 The academic services company Plagiarism Removal has come up with a comprehensive plagiarism checking package. The company is staffed with several experienced proofreaders and editors. The team uses the latest anti-plagiarism tools for checking whether a body of work has copied content or not. A spokesman told about how students often end up copying material unintentionally...

2013-11-26 23:25:53

Isolation Sciences announces that they are expanding their patented Continuous Access Port technology by introducing it to new national and international markets. Williamsville, NY (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Isolation Sciences is proud to announce that they are taking their patented Continuous Access Port (CAP) technology nationally and worldwide. This technology aims to improve the energy efficiency of ventilated laboratory fume hoods and improve the containment capability of laboratory...

2013-10-31 23:26:55

Royalty-free music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com recently released the upbeat album Quirky Acoustic, featuring a modern cheerful combination of guitar, mandolin, ukulele, drums, piano and whistling. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The latest royalty-free acoustic album to be released by music library RoyaltyFreeKings.com - 'Quirky Acoustic', features 11 light, upbeat and modern acoustic tracks, designed, as the website puts it: "to add an organic, joyful...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'