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2014-07-10 12:20:54

OCONTO, Wis., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KCS International Inc., owner of Cruisers Yachts, today announced a new long-term sales and service agreement with HMY Yacht Sales, a family-owned company headquartered in Dania Beach, Fla. with nine locations throughout Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. "We are excited to join the Cruisers Yachts team," said Steve Moynihan, CEO of HMY Yacht Sales. "As an organization that values integrity, we are impressed with the Cruisers Yachts...

2012-07-13 10:32:26

In the world of racing, tiny details can be the difference between victory and defeat. It is no wonder, then, that manufacturers of racing yachts are always on the lookout for new technologies to optimize boats and sails. An ingenious new sensor technology now helps them to extend the boundaries of what is possible. The constant hunger to break new records has turned boat building into a high-tech business. The racing yachts that compete at international regattas today are sporting...

2012-06-07 23:02:16

Super yacht website Yacht-Sea.com is finding new life after a long period of stagnancy. The website is now being regularly updated with news and blog posts. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Over the past few months, the super yacht hobby website Yacht-Sea.net has been somewhat dormant. Activity was down to zero and traffic has basically slowed to a stop. But recently, the site has started to see some activity in the form of blog posts in the site. It appears as though some...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'