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2008-08-11 09:00:49

Universal Mind Inc., today announced that the Ogden, Utah Police Department has deployed the first beta release of SpatialKey for Law Enforcement, the company's innovative Web-based law enforcement dashboard. Universal Mind developed the program using Rich Internet Application (RIA) technology designed by Adobe, to create the SpatialKey platform, a powerful management, visual analysis and reporting tool that enables the Ogden PD to interact with, and analyze information from, the agency's...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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