Latest Tom Moore Stories

2011-05-03 07:25:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- You're in the middle of a home decorating project; you've settled on a color scheme, chosen furniture and floor covering, most of your accessories, and now you're stuck. You can't find art for that all-important wall. You've visited art galleries, furniture stores, yard sales and craft fairs - but what you've found is either the wrong color, the wrong size, indifferently produced, ridiculously expensive or all of the above. And most...

2009-12-23 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT) has named senior vice president Tom Moore as president of its newly acquired WildBlue subsidiary. Mr. Moore was a co-founder of WildBlue in 1998 and served as president and CEO until 2005, continuing as a director of the company until 2008. Under his tenure, WildBlue raised over half a billion dollars, built and launched its own special purpose satellite, and deployed a nationwide consumer broadband service. Mr....

2009-03-25 14:17:45

The Connecticut men's basketball program may have violated NCAA rules in its 2008 recruitment of highly talented guard Nate Miles, officials said. After a six-month investigation, Yahoo! Sports said Miles was provided with lodging, meals and transportation by Josh Nochimson -- a professional agent and a former UConn student manager. The Yahoo! report also said former UConn assistant coach Tom Moore made 27 calls to people close to Miles in December 2006. NCAA regulations permit just one call...

2009-01-12 17:35:23

Indianapolis Colts Coach Tony Dungy officially announced his retirement Monday. Dungy spent the past seven years with the Colts, directing Indianapolis to the playoffs each year and a Super Bowl championship after the 2006 season with a victory over the Chicago Bears. The Colts were 12-4 this season and finished second in the AFC South behind the 13-3 Tennessee Titans. But Indianapolis did not advance in the playoffs, losing to San Diego Jan. 3. You really don't think about this or prepare...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.