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2008-11-07 00:00:10

Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI) President Fred Campbell announced the association's annual Industry Innovation Award was presented to Benjamin G. Wolff, chief executive officer of Clearwire Corporation. "In these challenging times, it is clear that the U.S. market is thirsting for new opportunities," said Campbell as he presented the 2008 award to Benjamin G. Wolff during WCAI's Silicon Valley Symposium in San Jose. "There is no longer any question the mobile...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'