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2011-04-25 10:33:00

NetGuarantee's Inaugural Transaction to Help Save Lives from Malaria NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NetGuarantee, a new innovative finance facility, announces its first transaction with Zurich in North America, part of the Zurich Financial Services Group, to celebrate World Malaria Day today, April 25. This collaboration will help accelerate access to and advance the delivery of vital malaria prevention tools in Africa by six to 10 months, and shows how core business...

2011-04-19 14:00:00

DUBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology, having shipped over 3.8 billion software applications on more than 2.2 billion phones, today announces it has been selected by Info2Cell, MENA's first and largest Value Added Service Provider, to power mobile social networking, messaging and web 2.0 services to over 40 operators and 160 million subscribers across the MENA region. In particular, Info2Cell will...

2011-04-17 23:01:00

ZURICH, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-five years ago IBM (NYSE: IBM) scientists, J. Georg Bednorz and K. Alex Muller altered the landscape of physics when they observed superconductivity in an oxide material at a temperature 50 percent higher(1), (-238 deg C, -397 deg F) than what was previously known. This discovery opened an entirely new chapter in the field of physics and earned them the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1987. (Photo:...

2011-04-04 12:19:00

DUBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology having shipped over 3.8 billion software applications on more than 2.2 billion phones, welcomed the latest results by leading global analyst firm, VisionMobile. The 100 Million Club, VisionMobile's embedded mobile software watchlist, cites Myriad's continued dominance and growth in mobile mass-market software categories: mobile application environments, mobile...

2011-03-22 00:00:29

The Exercise Coach® Franchise will be showcasing an unprecedented, hi-tech, exercise experience at the Grand Opening of their new corporate headquarters April 5th, 2011. Lake Zurich, IL (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 Exercise has proven to be life-changing, age-defying, body-transforming and unfortunately difficult for most people to embrace. Brian Cygan, CEO of The Exercise Coach®, says that his company is on a mission to change the way people think about exercise. Along the way he...

2011-02-27 23:59:00

ZURICH, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - European Study is First Clinical Assessment of Kuros' Proprietary Synthetic Technology Kuros Biosurgery AG, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactive-biomaterial combination products for trauma, wound and spinal indications, announced today that it has treated the first patient in a pilot clinical trial investigating the safety and efficacy of KUR-023, its novel dural sealant product...

2011-02-27 00:01:41

Arktis appoints former InVision CEO Sergio Magistri to the board and closes round of financing Arktis Radiation Detectors Ltd, an award winning start-up from the leading Swiss technical university ETH Zurich, appointed Sergio Magistri, former president and CEO of InVision Technologies, to its board of directors. In conjunction with this appointment, Arktis successfully closed a second round of financing. Together, these developments will accelerate the company's introduction of its advanced...

2011-02-08 00:00:00

DUEBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology having shipped over 3.7 billion software applications on more than 2.2 billion phones, today announced the launch of Myriad Alien Dalvik, enabling Android apps to run on non-Android platforms. The launch opens up the Android experience to new audiences, generating new revenue opportunities for mobile operators, OEMs and app store owners. (Photo:...

2011-01-28 02:00:00

FRANKFURT, Germany, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on Data Privacy Day, a major research initiative was announced to pilot cryptographic technologies that enable European citizens to better protect their privacy and identities. The project, called ABC4Trust, uses privacy-enabling technology that will be piloted at a university in Greece and a secondary school in Sweden. According to comScore, European and United States citizens spend a monthly average of 25-32(1) hours surfing the...

2011-01-26 04:35:04

Singapore-Swiss-American partnership that spans three continents will revolutionise human communication in the 21st centurySingapore, Jan 26, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Need to have a conference with others thousands of kilometres away? A glass-walled room lets all parties interact as if you were all together at one location.Can't be physically present for a meeting? Send your avatar which will take on your appearance as well as gestures and even give you a report of the meeting at the end....


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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