Eponym

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First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

SFX Acquires Brazilian Promoter/Agency Plus Talent

SAO PAULO, Brazil (CelebrityAccess) -- Robert Sillerman's SFX Entertainment has announced that they have acquired Brazilian talent agency and promoter Plus Talent.Plus Talent, founded 20 years ago by Luiz Eurico Klotz, Edo Van Duyn and Silvio Conchon, ... [Published Encore - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Dominique Ansel to open first international shop in Tokyo

AFP Relax  –Celebrity New York pastry chef Dominique Ansel -- inventor of the world famous Cronut -- has announced plans to open his first international bakery in Tokyo, Japan.The French chef who shot to fame for birthing the hybrid croissant donut phenomenon ... [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Testing the Internet of Things: Can smart devices be united into an integrated whole

Each device you buy, from the Nest thermostat to your smart crockpot, comes with its own app that lets you configure and program it, set up alerts and remotely monitor and control the device. As you go beyond two or three smart things, however, app clutter ... [Published CIO IT-Strategie für Manager - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

The Top Ten: Eponyms

Eponyms are words that derive from a person's name. This idea was suggested by Rich Greenhill, a word wizard extraordinaire. He started with 'milquetoast' (a fictional cartoon-strip character) and 'quisling', the name of the army officer who ruled Norway ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Alabama town on front lines in partisan fight over global warming

Greenwire: Early explorers named this area Perdido, the Spanish word for "lost," because it was apparently so hard to find -- tucked away on a bay that stretches for miles. The eponym may be more appropriate today than ever, with the beachfront here disappearing ... [Published Water Conserve: News - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Music, mysticism, and the Mississippi:

Memphis, Tenn. occupies a unique place in the folklore and musical legacy of America, as demonstrated by the cultural traditions of its two foremost landmarks: Beale Street and Graceland. Its pre- eminent status as an incubator for Blues, Gospel, ... [Published Our Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 2 reports

Cilla Black wants diva-like status

Cilla Black has said she wishes people would think of her as a diva like her idols Shirley Bassey and Joan Collins.The light entertainment star, whose life is the subject of a new eponymously titled ITV drama, once said she "wished people would kiss my ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Third-year program sees progress

Two years after it was created, University of Iowa officials said the Golden Pledge program continues to be successful after raising millions of dollars to create new scholarships.When UI President Sally Mason announced the program in October 2012, she ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Market bears now scarcer than any time since 1987

Read More Sam Zell: Stock market correction comingNonsense, say the bulls, who share skepticism that the market has been inflated through aggressive Federal Reserve monetary easing, yet see no signs that stocks are ready to tank."A great many investors ... [Published CNBC - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Open Source Insider: Microwavable instant 'convenient' cloud analytics, just add data

RapidMiner has produced what it calls an 'introductory release' of its eponymously named RapidMiner Cloud product that seeks to "make analytics more convenient" -- which means what exactly?The open source software allows users to store, manage and deploy ... [Published Computer Weekly - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Stanley M. Aronson: Names tell us a great deal about people and things

The Book of Genesis (2:20) tells us that Adam gave names to all of the living creatures. The naming of things must surely be a primordial function — indeed, a responsibility — borne continuously by humanity throughout its history.And so, the responsibility ... [Published Providence Journal - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 2 reports

Video: Heineken Ignites London at Batter..

Posted by Editor on 23rd August 2014 at 12:37 PMVideo: Heineken Ignites London at Battersea Power StationLondon landmark played host to Ignite London, an unforgettable night of exceptional entertainment, headlined by London-based collectiveWith a headline ... [Published Salford Online - Aug 23 2014]

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...the incredibly fast sell-out confirms the power of electronic music in Brazil," said Robert F X Sillerman, Chairman and CEO of SFX Entertainment. "Plus Talent is an extremely talented and creative company, with the deepest experience in the Brazilian market. Edo, Luiz and Silvio understand every aspect of the business and we are delighted to have them in the SFX family of companies."
"We're so excited to bring a little bit of New York and Paris to Tokyo" he said
...how you can furnish their new homes in many different ways," said Diana Sarcasmo, Mirvac's national sales and marketing director for developments. "Buyers have trouble imagining an empty apartment as their own home."
"It's not a high-tech kitchen," he says of the space, which he usually shares with a handful of helper chefs. "It looks like a quite unremarkable home kitchen, which is what we want because we try to emulate the environment that people have in their homes when they cook." I always have olive oil, lemons, Greek yogurt, garlic, tomatoes and pasta...

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La-Z-Boy Still A Darling In An Underrated Indus... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 19 2014]
SFX Acquires Brazilian Promoter/Agency Plus Talent [Published Encore - Sep 19 2014]
Dominique Ansel to open first international sho... [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Sep 18 2014]
When Did ‘Shylock’ Become a Slur? [Published Time - Sep 17 2014]
When Did ‘Shylock’ Become a Slur? [Published TIME.com - Sep 17 2014]
Testing the Internet of Things: Can smart devic... [Published CIO IT-Strategie für Manager - Sep 17 2014]
Testing the Internet of Things: Can smart devic... [Published NetworkWorld - Sep 17 2014]
Violinist Vengerov says his heart and soul belo... [Published The Times Of Israel - Sep 17 2014]
Art gallery or apartment? [Published WA Today - Sep 17 2014]
Kitchen Spy unveils Yotam Ottolenghi's special ... [Published Canberra Times - Sep 16 2014]
Renovations Finished at Hollywood Blvd. Cinema [Published Examiner.com - Sep 16 2014]
The other Smedley Butler; End blackout rule [Published U-T San Diego - Sep 16 2014]
The Top Ten: Eponyms [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
Two Definitive Kit Cars: Bradley & Kelmark GTs [Published The Truth About Cars - Sep 13 2014]
Alabama town on front lines in partisan fight o... [Published Water Conserve: News - Sep 12 2014]
Cadel Evans set to announce career future [Published Special Broadcasting Service - Sep 12 2014]
Music, mysticism, and the Mississippi: [Published Our Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
Madras miscellany [Published The Hindu - Sep 07 2014]
Cilla Black wants diva-like status [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 06 2014]
Cilla Black wants diva-like status [Published Sutton Guardian - Sep 06 2014]
Third-year program sees progress [Published Individual.com - Sep 05 2014]
Market bears now scarcer than any time since 1987 [Published CNBC - Sep 03 2014]
Open Source Insider: Microwavable instant 'conv... [Published Computer Weekly - Sep 01 2014]
Tiffany Jenkins: Don’t discard bad memories [Published The Scotsman - Aug 30 2014]
Intel Gets Explicit Over Vectorization Programming [Published Dr. Dobbs - Aug 30 2014]
That Staircase That Leads Nowhere? It Has a Name. [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 27 2014]
Crises Show Need for Strategic Land Power [Published Defense-Aerospace - Aug 27 2014]
The City Pipes and Stairways That Get Left Behi... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 27 2014]
Celtic Tenors to Open CSO's 2014-15 Pops Season... [Published Broadway World - Aug 27 2014]
Evolving CRM [Published Tech News World - Aug 27 2014]
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When Did ‘Shylock’ Become a Slur? [Published TIME.com - Sep 17 2014]
On Tuesday, Vice President Joseph Biden referred to those who make bad loans to members of the military, to take advantage of them while they’re overseas, as “Shylocks.” He was speaking on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Legal Services ...
Alabama town on front lines in partisan fight o... [Published Water Conserve: News - Sep 12 2014]
Greenwire: Early explorers named this area Perdido, the Spanish word for "lost," because it was apparently so hard to find -- tucked away on a bay that stretches for miles. The eponym may be more appropriate today than ever, with the beachfront here disappearing ...
Metadata #2 - The ephemeral admin, or how to tr... [Published TechNet Blogs - Aug 25 2014]
This post is a part of the Metadata series. Have a look at the intro to have more information about it: Metadata #0 - Metadata, what is it and why do we care? If you are not familiar with querying Active Directory for replication metadata, please ...
Series! (1970s) [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Aug 23 2014]
I’ve neglected to summarize the best teams of each decade, so let’s catch up. We only did four years of the 40s, but two of them were the Yankees defeating the Dodgers.Obviously, the 50s were the Yankees’ decade, as they went 6-2. The Dodgers were 2-3. ...
Indian missiles languish in South Korea due to ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Aug 11 2014]
The eponymously named Long Range Surface to Air Missile (LR-SAM), being co-developed by the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), is already two years late. Now, because of Israel's invasion of Gaza, ...
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