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2014-08-20 12:23:11

Experience Features Exclusive Food Pairings and Record Setter Activities for Fans to become US Open Legends WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heineken®, the nation's leading upscale beer importer, will bring back the Heineken House to the 2014 US Open in its 23rd year of sponsorship. Located above the food village, the destination will provide an interactive retreat at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, with live screenings of the biggest matches,...

2014-08-20 08:34:11

Company Shows Impressive Three-Year Sales Growth of 140 Percent, Makes List for Second Year in a Row NEW YORK, LONDON and BEIJING, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shinetech Software Inc., a leading agile application development outsourcing provider, today announced it has been ranked on the 2014 Inc. 500|5000 list of the nation's fastest growing private companies. This is the second consecutive year Shinetech has made Inc. magazine's prestigious list of elite entrepreneurial firms...

2014-08-20 08:34:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning this week, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) will offer Exede® high-speed satellite internet plans that provide households across Florida with virtually unlimited data usage for communications, web browsing, and streaming media. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20091216/VIASATLOGO Virtually unlimited satellite internet service -- providing at least 150 GBs of monthly data without a strict data allowance -- is another notable...

2014-08-20 08:32:53

Good Becomes the Only Enterprise Mobility Management Provider to be Validated on Three Mobile Operating Systems SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Technology(TM), the leader in secure mobility, today announced that the company has received approval for their Secure Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) from the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) for iOS 7 and has been included within five prior STIGs resulting from a long standing collaboration with the...

2014-08-20 08:29:37

DALLAS, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com now offers 2020 forecast reports for smart glass market and flexible display industry in its store. The analysis shows that the total flexible display market is projected to reach the market revenue worth $3.89 billion by 2020. The value of Smart glass market was worth $1581.4 Million in 2013, and is expected to reach $5814 Million by 2020, at an estimated CAGR of 20% from 2014 to 2020. Smart Glass Market...

2014-08-20 08:28:21

Allergan, the makers of ACZONE®(dapsone) Gel 5% team up with celebrity makeup artist Julianne Kaye on new video tutorial IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned beauty expert and makeup artist to the stars Julianne Kaye is partnering with Allergan, the makers of ACZONE® (dapsone) Gel 5%, the No. 1 prescribed retinoid-free acne brand in the U.S., to offer expert skincare and makeup tips in an exclusive video posted today on www.aczone.com. 1 ACZONE® Gel is a...

2014-08-20 08:26:28

Pierce Brosnan Will Reprise His Leading Role in the Films Based on Bill Granger's Bestselling November Man Book Series BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Pierce Brosnan announced last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Relativity Studios will soon be entering pre-production on a sequel to THE NOVEMBER MAN in advance of its nationwide debut on August 27(th), 2014. Brosnan will reprise his role as the lead character in the films based on Bill Granger's...

2014-08-20 08:25:00

Committing $45 Million to Local Governments Using Innovation Delivery to Solve Urban Problems NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced a new $45 million investment to boost the capacity of city halls to use innovation to tackle major challenges and improve urban life. The foundation will direct significant funding and other assistance to help dozens of cities adopt the Innovation Delivery model, an approach to generating and implementing new...

2014-08-20 08:24:26

LONDON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global HPLC Systems and Accessories Industryhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/703233/Global-HPLC-Systems-and-Accessories-Industry.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for HPLC Systems and Accessories in US$ Million/Thousand by the following Product Segments: HPLC Pumps, HPLC Sample Injectors, HPLC Columns, HPLC Detectors, Fraction Collectors, and Accessories. The report provides...

2014-08-20 08:23:11

Iberdrola USA corporate parent lauded for global sustainability policies. NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Newsweek recently acknowledged IBERDROLA, the corporate parent of Iberdrola USA, as the most sustainable Spanish utility and the third-most sustainable utility worldwide, according to rankings drawn up by the magazine in collaboration with Corporate Knights Capital. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140128/MM54425LOGO The award sponsors ranked...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus Couchii
2014-08-05 09:20:52

The Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus couchii, is a species of North American spade foot toad. The specific nickname couchii honors an American naturalist Darius Nash Couch, who gathered the first specimen while on a personal expedition to northern Mexico to collect mineral, plant, and animal specimens for the Smithsonian Institution. It is endemic to the southwestern United States, the Baja Peninsula, and northern Mexico. They can be found throughout the Sonoran Desert, which consists...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

Nez Perce Horse
2014-06-19 13:22:49

The Nez Perce is a breed of horse of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho, United States. In 1995, the Nez Perce Horse Registry was formed to re-establish the selective breeding of the Appaloosa that was destroyed in the 1800s. The program is based in Lapwai, Idaho and crosses the Appaloosa and a Central Asian breed, the Akhai-Teke. The Akhai-Teke is an ancient breed originating near Afghanistan. The have metallic coats and posses great endurance. Mixed with the Appaloosa horse, the Nez Perce...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.