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2014-09-17 07:08:41

The vast majority of great scientific and technological advances and inventions did not happen by accident. They were brought about by serious investment over many years by governments, businesses and individuals, enabling dynamic growth in societies and offering real hope for developing nations. Scientific research is a major driver for economic success and has applications in every industry sector, but it can't do much without investment. When Henry Ford set up the Ford Motor Company in...

2014-09-16 23:14:24

Militello Capital made investments in seven emerging technology companies and acquired two multi-family apartment communities this summer. Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Militello Capital, a greater Washington, DC private equity investment firm, maintained a consistent pace of investments in venture capital and real estate over the course of the traditionally dormant summer months for the private equity market. “Our ongoing deployment of capital in the real economy confirms...

2014-09-16 12:36:44

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEE Mobile Capital LLC, Delta Partners Emerging Markets TMT Growth Fund II, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation have agreed to fund the launch of Virgin Mobile in Turkey andfurther growth in existing Virgin Mobile operations in Poland. Virgin Mobile Central and Eastern Europe ("VMCEE BV") announced today the successful closing of a EUR40 million equity capital funding round....

2014-09-16 12:30:07

Report covers investments in life science, technology, cleantech and advanced manufacturing companies throughout North Carolina DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), the largest and oldest entrepreneurial support organization in the country, today released a mid-year update to its annual Innovators Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146314 It showed that in the first half of 2014, North Carolina startups in...

2014-09-12 12:23:54

Venture Capitalists to Meet, Judge New Internet Marketing Firms LAS VEGAS, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Start Me Up! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140903/142274 Representatives of nearly a dozen new firms in the field of Internet Marketing will be quoting, if a bit out of context, the Rolling Stones during the Startup Battlefield event at IMPACT14, the Internet Marketing Association's annual event held at the Aria Convention Center, September 24 through 26. A new...

2014-09-11 23:03:55

As business moves online, demand for VDR services grows. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated the report on the Virtual Data Rooms industry within its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Since its relatively recent conception, the Virtual Data Rooms industry has experienced strong growth as it becomes a standard tool in many businesses. Prior to virtual data rooms (VDRs), physical data rooms were used by businesses to review...

2014-09-11 23:01:15

Formerly Seva Call, DC area startup announces rebrand and geographic expansion Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 talklocal, a local services marketplace founded by Gurpreet Singh, Manpreet Singh, and Amandeep Bakshi, formerly Seva Call, today announced its new name and significant milestones in traction and funding. The DC-based startup, newly rebranded as talklocal, is a local search site that seamlessly connects online searching consumers with local businesses in real-time via...

2014-09-11 11:05:25

The vast majority of great scientific and technological advances and inventions did not happen by accident. They were brought about by serious investment over many years by governments, businesses and individuals, enabling dynamic growth in societies and offering real hope for developing nations. Scientific research is a major driver for economic success and has applications in every industry sector, but it can't do much without investment. When Henry Ford set up the Ford Motor Company in...

2014-09-10 12:22:43

"Making the Impossible Possible: Resilience & the Entrepreneurial Spirit" SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie Communications, Inc. (www.christiecomm.com), is a full service, global marketing, branding, advertising and communications agency with offices in Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, hosting the Clean Business Investment Summit in Santa Barbara on September 11, 2014. Already in its 18(th) year, with over $125,000,000 invested through the Summit, CBIS...

2014-09-10 08:40:56

Funding led by GRA Venture Fund ATLANTA, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soneter, a company that offers smart home water leak detection and metering solutions has announced the close of a $6 million committed financing investment round led by the GRA Venture Fund. The company also announced a strategic partnership with Flextronics and that Diana Murphy, Managing Director, GRA Venture Fund and Mike Dennison, President of the Consumer Technology Group for Flextronics will be appointed...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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