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2011-04-27 13:50:00

LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The USC Stevens Institute for Innovation is pleased to announce the release of Aram Sinnreich's TEDxUSC talk, launching a worldwide effort to create the next generation version of the internet - MondoNet (www.mondonet.org). Sinnreich envisions a new internet that uses mesh networking to produce a stable, ad hoc, global wireless network in which each user is a router, server and client combined, and in which no single state or...

2011-04-26 15:18:00

Interdisciplinary team led by USC Viterbi to develop solutions that will save, extend, and improve patient lives. LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Keck School of Medicine of USC, the USC Stevens Institute for Innovation, and the Los Angeles Basin Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI) have been selected to participate in the exclusive Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program. Announced April 22 by the...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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