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MotionSavvy Announces Crowdfunding Campaign to Build UNI, the First Device That Allows Both Deaf and Hearing Communities to Naturally Communicate with Each Other
10/21/2014 1:56:48 PM
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- October 21, 2014 - - Can you imagine being held back in your career or having a hard time meeting new people because you were unable to talk to those around you? For the Deaf community this is an everyday struggle. That’s why today, MotionSavvy is officially launching its pre-order campaign for UNI, the world’s first mobile device that enables the …
Repair Work Uncovers Mold Problem that Temporarily Closes California School
Repair Work Uncovers Mold Problem that Temporarily Closes California School
10/20/2014 5:20:06 PM
Earlier this month, KCRA published a story about the discovery of mold at an elementary school in Lincoln, California.  According to the report, the problem was discovered when workers repairing drips from the school’s air conditioning system came across mold growth.  As a safety precaution, the school was then closed for several days to prevent exposing children and faculty …
New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
10/17/2014 4:00:00 AM
There are now over three million YouTube videos that feature DIY in the home and so it is no surprise that more people than ever before are relying on the internet for this kind of information rather than seeking the advice of a professional .  A major reason for this growing trend is that we are keen to add value to our homes. The number of people carrying out work to …
Light Brigade Releases 2015 Training Catalog
10/16/2014 6:22:54 PM
Light Brigade , AFL ’s training division, is releasing its 2015 Training Catalog , a 30-page brochure detailing Light Brigade’s training courses, DVDs and fiber optic tool kits. The catalog features a complete schedule of training dates and locations throughout the United States and Canada for each of Light Brigade’s 16 training courses, including;   Fiber Optics …
Survey Results: Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales
10/16/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, and Lippman Connects , producer of exclusive events for exhibition and convention professionals, today announced the results of their second annual Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales study. According to the …
EXHIBITORLIVE! Full Conference Registration Now Open
EXHIBITORLIVE! Full Conference Registration Now Open
10/16/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibitor Media Group , the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, today announced that full registration for its top-rated EXHIBITOR LIVE  conference and exhibition is now available at www.exhibitorlive.com .  EXHIBITOR LIVE , the smart ideas conference for exhibit and event marketers, will be held March 1-5, 2015 at the Mandalay …
Homeschool.com Top Homeschooling Curriculum, Product and Website Awards for 2014
10/15/2014 5:06:57 PM
Homeschool.com has just released their Top Homeschooling Curriculum, Product and Website Awards for 2014 . All the companies that have received awards were chosen by, and voted on, by Homeschool.com readers. The 2014 awards cover the subjects of art, music, reading, math, history, foreign cultures, science, writing, computer programming, physical fitness and …
Scribendi.com’s Essay Writing Course Launched on Udemy
Scribendi.com’s Essay Writing Course Launched on Udemy
10/15/2014 4:54:51 PM
Scribendi.com, the ISO-certified editing and  proofreading  company, has launched its first online training course on Udemy,  How to Write an Essay in 5 Easy Steps . It is now available at  Udemy , the world’s largest online learning platform. “We are thrilled to release our  How to Write an Essay in 5 Easy Steps  online course to the public,” said Karen Ashford, marketing …
DeNeve Insurance & Financial Services Inaugurates Charity Program in the Houston, TX Area and Debuts with Campaign to Support Local Chapter of Susan G. Komen
10/14/2014 9:23:52 PM
Houston, TX – DeNeve Insurance & Financial Services in Houston, TX announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate …
Old Savannah Insurance Agency ‘s Community Program Introduces a New Charity Campaign in Savannah, GA to Help Support a Running Program and Event Created to Inspire Young Girls to be Healthy and Confident
10/14/2014 5:20:33 PM
Savannah, GA – Old Savannah Insurance Agency debuts the new charity campaign in its recognized Community Program in Savannah, GA, and announces that will direct its efforts to raise funds for Girls on the Run’s ‘Happiest Run Around Town’ 5K event, next December 13. The proceeds of the campaign will be used to purchase supplies for the girls who participate in the program, …
Exhibit Surveys Executive to Present MarketingProfs Online Seminar
10/14/2014 11:58:23 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, announced today that Joe Federbush, vice president, sales and marketing, will present a MarketingProfs online seminar on Thursday, October 16. October 16, 2014 Topic: How to Use Metrics to Achieve Greater Results from …
Life Church Purchases Former Nyanda School Site for Brisbane Christian College Expansion
10/14/2014 11:30:30 AM
Life Church Brisbane has been named the successful purchaser of the recently-closed Nyanda State High School site, this will enable the church to expand one of their key ministries, Brisbane Christian College, as well as increase their services to our community.      “Life Church Brisbane and Brisbane Christian College have been a part of the fabric of the local community …
If We Are Serious About Obesity, School Canteens Are A Good Place To Start
If We Are Serious About Obesity, School Canteens Are A Good Place To Start
10/14/2014 11:18:59 AM
Mel’s Tasty Bites takes on Fast Food Canteen Operators. Carmel Raineri, Owner of Mel’s Tasty Bites, said School Canteens could be the key to reversing the tide of child obesity. “In NSW it is mandatory for schools to provide food and drinks consistent with the Australian canteen guide to healthy eating, yet this does not seem to be in place with most schools, especially …
American Heart Association and Cigna Provide CPR Training for Baltimore County High Schools
10/14/2014 10:02:03 AM
In light of a new state law requiring all Baltimore County students to learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) before graduation, Cigna (NYSE: CI) has donated CPR in Schools Training Kits  developed by the American Heart Association for the students at three schools in the Baltimore County Public School District: Randallstown High School, Overlea High School and …
Freer Gallery Founder Charles Lang Freer’s First Whistler Purchase To Go On View
10/13/2014 11:58:39 AM
In 1887, businessman Charles Lang Freer acquired his first works by American artist James McNeill Whistler, a set of delicately rendered etchings known as the Second Venice Set. The result of a chance encounter, this single act led to Freer amassing one of the world’s finest collections of Asian and American art and later founding the Smithsonian’s Freer Gallery of Art. …
Fiber-based laxatives linked to decreased risk of colorectal cancer: study
Fiber-based laxatives linked to decreased risk of colorectal cancer: study
10/13/2014 11:28:27 AM
A large, prospective study involving more than 75,000 adults in western Washington has found that frequent use of fiber-based laxatives is associated with a decreased risk of colorectal cancer while the use of non-fiber laxatives is linked to significantly increased risk of the disease. The study also found no association between bowel-movement frequency and constipation with …
Alumnus Jean Tirole wins Nobel Prize in economic sciences
Alumnus Jean Tirole wins Nobel Prize in economic sciences
10/13/2014 10:49:56 AM
Jean Tirole PhD ’81, a scholar whose longstanding ties to MIT include service on the economics faculty from 1984 to 1991, has been award the 2014 Nobel Prize in economic sciences for his work on the behavior and regulation of powerful firms. Research by Tirole, 61, now a professor of economics at the University of Toulouse in his native France, has highlighted the need for …
Brisbane Dog Training Specialists Teach Aggressive and Fearful Dogs How to Socialise
10/13/2014 1:05:39 AM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – Like humans, animals can experience apprehension around a situation, person or object, whether or not the fear is legitimate or only perceived. The general response to a threat or danger – considered essential for adaptation and survival – is to avoid, freeze, fight or take flight. But it’s usually the context that determines whether the …
Ericsson and the UK government partner to improve girls’ education in Myanmar
Ericsson and the UK government partner to improve girls’ education in Myanmar
10/10/2014 8:32:22 AM
This strategic partnership between Ericsson and the UK Department for International Development has been created through the Girls’ Education Challenge, and will support marginalized girls’ education in Myanmar Leveraging the global education initiative Connect To Learn, it aims to connect schools with mobile broadband, delivering educational content and teacher training …
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
10/10/2014 8:18:46 AM
Yesterday saw the launch of the Tesco Youth Academy in Slovakia, part of our commitment to help young people gain the skills and experience they need to start successful careers.  The Youth Academy website, which is intended for young people aged between 14-18 as well as their teachers, is free to use and is designed to teach key transferrable skills that will be valuable in …