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Benefits Of Telecommuting Are Greater For Some Workers, Study Finds

Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor, University of Illinois Even in a hyperconnected world where laptops, phones, tablets and now even wristwatches are tethered to the Internet 24/7, employers are still wary about the performance and social...

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2014-09-30 00:22:23

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eline Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCPink : EEGI) today announced it has taken the next step in assembling its executive management team with the addition of Rodney Wilkinson J.D., MAcc, CPA, as its Chief Financial Officer & General Counsel. Mr. Wilkinson has over 30 years of experience in finance, tax law, trusts and estates, business planning, and corporate law. His expertise is invaluable as the executive responsible for...

2014-09-29 12:27:00

Gravity4 is the world's first high-frequency marketing platform built to disrupt the software industry. SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity4(TM) announces the completion and integration of five acquisitions in the first 70 days since launching on July 17, 2014. In addition to the rapid organic growth of the technology, these acquisitions complete the vision of creating the World's first High Frequency Marketing OS. This move marks the first full-suite of digital marketing...

2014-09-29 12:26:51

Live Stream Celebration on Tuesday, September 30 LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) today announced that music icon Prince and his band 3RDEYEGIRL will appear tomorrow evening at 9:30 PM CT/10:30 PM ET on the Live Nation Channel on Yahoo for 'PLECTRUMELECTRUMARTOFFICIALAGE,' an exclusive album release party. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140928/148837 In addition to the live stream, fans will get an exclusive behind the...

2014-09-25 04:21:17

- Oculus VR Headset and ELSACO Motion Simulator Combine for Immersive Roller Coaster Experience - TOKYO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yahoo Japan Corp. (Yahoo! JAPAN) has successfully developed "Yahoo Trend Coaster," the world's first (*1) virtual roller coaster simulator moving up and down in tandem with changing waves of the popularity of a keyword used in SNS postings. By taking the changing number of SNS postings containing a chosen keyword, shown in the form of a line graph in...

2014-09-24 12:32:44

CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Yahoo! (Nasdaq:YHOO-Free Report), Google (Nasdaq:GOOGL-Free Report), Amazon (Nasdaq:AMZN-Free Report), Facebook (Nasdaq:FB-Free Report) and ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE-Free Report)....

2014-09-24 08:25:30

DALLAS, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds World Online Advertising market (Aug 2014), Global Internet Advertising Market 2014-2018 (Sept 2014) and Online Advertising Market by Search Engine Marketing, Display Advertising, Classifieds, Mobile, Video, Lead Generation, Rich Media - Global Advancements, Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019) [Aug 2014] research reports under the IT & Telecommunications category of its store. The World Online...

2014-09-23 23:03:54

Former Yodle Vice President of Finance Brings Extensive Financial and Operational Expertise to Fast Growing Marketplace for Search Advertising New York, NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 adMarketplace, the first programmatic marketplace for search advertising, named Edward Caminiti, C.P.A. as its new senior vice president of finance today. A veteran financial strategist drawing on over three decades of experience in finance, in his new role, Caminiti will help optimize the company’s...

2014-09-18 16:30:48

RESTON, Va., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released its monthly ranking of U.S. online activity at the top digital media properties for August 2014 based on data from the comScore Media Metrix® and Media Metrix® Multi-Platform services. Google Sites ranked as the top multi-platform property with 233.1 million unique visitors/viewers across desktop and mobile, while also ranking as the top desktop property...

2014-09-16 23:06:17

New Chief Revenue Officer Keith Lorizio to Drive Revenue Strategy, and Position the Company for Expansion NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Chango, the only programmatic advertising company powered by live-profile technology, announced today that Keith Lorizio has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. He will be responsible for driving the company's revenue strategy, identifying new opportunities and expanding the sales and client development teams. Lorizio was...

2014-09-16 12:27:27

-- Currently one of world's largest private video advertising technology providers -- 50% of dollars now coming from television buying groups -- International operations nearly triple from 2013 to 2014 NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Videology - one of the world's largest video advertising technology platforms - today announced escalating growth in the digital video sector, with 2014 revenue on track to approach $300 million, up from $135.5 million in 2012....


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  • 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.'