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Yesterday | Packaging World

Solutions on tap at Center for Trends Technologies

Technologies at Pack Expo International 2014 will feature 10 daily education sessions, according to CTT sponsor Rockwell Automation and its PartnerNetwork and Pack Expo owner and producer PMMI , The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Guidance Software, Electronics, Rockwell Automation, Pop/Rock

Friday | Ars Technica

ALS Association drops 'ice bucket challenge' trademark app after complaints

Just two days after a controversial trademark application by the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association was made public, it has been dropped.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Patent / Trademark Law, Law

Friday | Daily Herald

Crisis Line of Fox Valley needs help

The Crisis Line of the Fox Valley offers free, supportive counseling and referrals to community resources.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Aurora, IL, Non-Profit

Friday | Newsday

IATF officers given first preference

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service have kept good on its promise to purchase body One cameras which will be distributed to some selected officers of the Inter Agency Task Force as early as mid-September.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Friday | Cambridge Evening News

News from Duxford

The Duxford Village Association has recently been set up by a group of like minded residents committed to ensuring that the rural fabric of the area is preserved and maintained for the benefit of residents, visitors and future generations in Duxford, Cambridgeshire.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Friday | Korean News

Action for Setting Free Prisoners of Conscience Declared in S. Korea

The Association for Supporting Prisoners of Conscience of the Family Movement for Realizing Democracy, the Association for Supporting Workers Detained and other civic and public organizations and religious organizations in south Korea held a press conference in Seoul on August 25 at which they declared an action demanding the release of prisoners ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, South Korea, World News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

PTC Global Support Drives Business Value for Customers

Confirming that progressive support strategies offer business value to both PTC and its customers, PTC today announced the company was named for the second consecutive year a "Top Ten Best Support Website" for 2014 by the Association of Support Professionals .


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Pop/Rock, Science / Technology, NASA

The Washington Post

Can the ALS Association trademark the a oeice bucket challengea oe? Ita s going to try.

Members of the Tyler Fire Department dump buckets of ice on Mayor Martin Heines, center, his daughter, Isabelle, 8, and wife, Michelle, last week in front of City Hall in Tyler, Texas.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tyler, TX, Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Sports

In-depth Africa

West Darfur displaced hail Paris Declaration

The West Darfur sector of the Association of Darfur Displaced and Refugees has welcomed the Paris Declaration, signed on 8 August between the Sudan Revolutionary Front and the National Umma Party .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Sudan, Africa, World News

County 10 News

Skateboard group hosting Back to School Skate Jam Friday night in Riverton

The Central Wyoming Skateboarding Association is hosting a Back To School Skate Jam Friday night starting at 5 p.m. at the Riverton Skatepark.


Related Topix: Riverton, WY, Pop/Rock

Customer Interaction Solutions

Mobicom '14: The New Generation of Mobile Computing Researchers

MAUI, Hawaii, Aug. 27 -- The Association for Computing Machinery issued the following news release: MobiCom , the annual conference of ACM's Special Interest Group on Mobility of Systems, Users, Data and Computing , is celebrating its 20th anniversary by highlighting the latest pioneering work in mobile computing and wireless networking.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, CPU, Science / Technology, Pop/Rock, The Data Company, Law

The Cyprus Weekly

Cry for help

The Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family received close to 2,000 telephone calls for help in the past four months alone, with 102 of the victims being children.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WWAY-TV Wilmington

Combination classes helping Pender Co. teacher shortage

One Pender County parent got a surprise at her daughter's classroom open house. Heather Kissick's second grader was placed in a multi-age combination class.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sys-Con Media

InfoCision Employees in Three States Stage Largest, Multi-Location 'ALS Ice Bucket Challenge'

Employees of InfoCision Management Corporation took an icy drenching this afternoon as they staged what they hope became the largest multi-location ALS Ice Bucket Challenge across the company's nearly three dozen call centers.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Akron, OH, Austintown, OH, Non-Profit


Diagnostic Imaging Covers Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) 2014 Meeting

UBM Medica US announces that Diagnostic Imaging , a leading online community for medical imaging professionals, presents special reporting about diagnostic imaging management from The Association for Medical Imaging Management's 2014 Annual Meeting .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tama News-Herald

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge "felt" here

Teresa Vodochodsky, marketing director for Premier Estates of Toledo, gamely underwent the ALS?Ice Bucket Challenge which is currently "soaking" the nation according to the ALS?Association website.


Related Topix: Marketing, Toledo, IA, Pop/Rock, Tama, IA


Amazon's efforts to test drones gain support

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International , which represents the nascent commercial drone industry in the U.S., has thrown its considerable weight behind a bid by Amazon to test drones for use in the online retailer's proposed Prime Air package delivery service.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Nursery World

Council budgets plugging a 1 billion 'black hole' in school place funding

Councils are using money earmarked for other projects to fund a A 1bn shortfall in Government funding for new school places, a survey shows.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom,

Infection Control Today

FDA Kicks Off Program for Medical Device Development Tools

The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation is reporting that the Food and Drug Administration is inviting manufacturers to participate in a pilot program to assess the qualification process for tools used to develop medical devices.


Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Don't do it? The Ice Bucket Challenge backlash

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become an internet sensation, and has raised a lot of money for researching Lou Gehrig's Disease.


Related Topix: Challenge, CA, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Animal Rights, Pop/Rock, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology