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2014-06-17 08:26:41

Leading Multiscreen Advertising Company Brings in Industry Veteran to Head Global Sales, Marketing and Research NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collective, a programmatic, multiscreen advertising company connecting brand marketers to consumer audiences, announced today that Jill Botway has joined the company as President and Chief Revenue Officer. Ms. Botway will oversee Collective's global Sales, Marketing and Research teams. "Jill is a proven revenue driver with deep...

2014-06-17 08:24:11

LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saban Brands and JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAKK) announced today their strategic collaboration on the development of a new multi-platform property, Emojiville. Saban Brands will launch Emojiville as an original web series this fall, and is also developing a television series for the brand to debut in the near future. This new kids' series follows five emoji friends and their hilarious antics in Emojiville - a colorful town filled with...

2014-06-17 08:21:11

Wins National Award for Demonstrating Good Design is Good Business CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- William McDonough + Partners is pleased to announce that Sustainability Base, the facility it designed for the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California, has been named a Good Design is Good Business award winner by Architectural Record magazine. For 17 years, the magazine has honored a select group of projects whose intentions and results prove the...

2014-06-16 23:08:31

Recently, Digital-Signage-China.com has proudly updated its product line with a new collection of DSP-100D Digital Signage Players. In addition, the company has announced all these players are offered at promotional prices, up to 27 percent off. (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Digital-Signage-China.com is a leading digital signage software manufacturer. As one of the most popular suppliers in the world, the company has proudly updated its product line with a new collection of DSP-100D Digital...

2014-06-16 23:04:21

Ditch the text books and wiki pages if you're looking up the history of the World Cup. DishTVSignUp put all the information needed in one awesome infographic. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 An infographic of the history of the World Cup has been released by DishTVSignUp.com and TribalFootball.com. With the 2014 World Cup underway, this bit of information hopes to teach readers about the outcomes of previous World Cups as well as highlight major moments in the history of...

2014-06-16 23:04:17

GPU-Driven Digital Painting Application Enables the Creation and Sharing of Customizable Tools for Generative Art Projects STE-FOY-LÈS-LYON, France (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 If the trend in digital art is to replicate traditional tools to the nearest degree, where does that leave artists who want something completely different? Meet Black Ink: Bleank’s new digital painting software that makes uniqueness, and custom, one-of-a-kind brushes, a priority. Black Ink’s open beta is...

2014-06-16 08:34:46

The ultimate in 4:4:4, true-color digital multimedia streaming, control, and virtually unlimited scalability will be on display at ClearOne booth #N1827 SALT LAKE CITY and LAS VEGAS, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors to the ClearOne (NASDAQ: CLRO) booth #N1827 at InfoComm 2014 will see VIEW(®) Pro in action, providing unsurpassed high-profile, 4:4:4 multimedia streaming with lossless compression. Content can be distributed via IP to virtually an unlimited number of displays,...

2014-06-16 04:21:12

LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Positive help offered for first time authors as Mirador launches a new project aimed at bringing authors together to overcome the difficulties of acceptance for debut novelists. Of all the problems facing independent authors today the twin challenges of proving credibility of one's book and advertising it to a reading public seem the most insurmountable. The major publishers for many...

2014-06-16 00:21:13

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announces that a contract has been signed with landscape architecture firm Design Workshop to serve as lead consultant for a project greening the streets surrounding ASLA's headquarters in Washington, D.C.'s Chinatown. The firm has a long history of designing landscapes that combine environmental sensitivity, economic benefits, artistic vision, and community input....

2014-06-15 23:02:28

Recently, Digital-Signage-China.com, a distinguished China digital signage manufacturer, has unveiled its latest collection of 37 Inch Wall-mounted Network Advertising Machines. To top it all off, all these top quality advertising machines are available at deeply discounted prices now, up to 28 percent off. (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 Recently, Digital-Signage-China.com, a distinguished China digital signage manufacturer, has unveiled its latest collection of 37 Inch Wall-mounted Network...


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2008-06-15 14:32:08

Bachman's Warbler (Vermivora bachmanii), was a small passerine bird that inhabited the swamps and lowland forests of the southeast United States. This warbler was a migrant, wintering in Cuba. It is possibly extinct now, and was most likely never common. The last confirmed sighting was in 1988 and before that in 1961 in South Carolina. Destruction of its natural habitat is the most likely cause of its disappearance. It is not officially labeled as extinct because habitat remaining in...

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2007-01-22 16:04:57

The sable (Martes zibellina) is a small mammal. It is closely akin to the martens, living in northern Asia from the Ural Mountains through Siberia and Mongolia to Hokkaidō in Japan. Its range in the wild originally extended through European Russia to Poland and Scandinavia. It has achieved fame for its fur, which is integrated into various clothes fashions. Sables range in color from tan to black, black being the most prized. Sables are diurnal predators, using their sense of smell and...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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