Monthly Archives: January 2016

Snow-starved skiers rejoice

Skiers rejoice. Winter — if not the snow — has finally arrived and the ski resorts are open for business. posted: January 09 A dog’s hidden abilities I am always drawn to stories and the latest information on the uncanny

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Our client is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies. Employing over 100,000 personnel in around 90 countries their strategy is to reinforce their position as a leader in the Oil & Gas industry. They are currently recruiting for

U. S. stocks rose as energy shares climbed amid a rebound in oil, halting a two-day slide and restoring the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index’s gain for the year. In Toronto, the TSX was lower, catching up to Wall Street losses on Monday when the domestic market was closed for a holiday

The S&P 500 added 0.7 percent to 2,070.42 at 9:32 a. m. in New York, after slipping 0.2 percent Monday in the lightest volume for a full session on U. S. exchanges this year. The gauge rose above its average

How were the Best Channel Vendors survey and special report generated?

For the eighth consecutive year, we relied on the wisdom and experience of Penn State University to help ensure the survey’s statistical accuracy. Back in 2009, Penn State agreed with our philosophy of conducting a Web-based survey (as opposed to

When Gene Roddenberry’s computer died, it took with it the only method of accessing some 200 floppy disks of his unpublished work. Here’s how this tech mystery was solved

Executive Editor, PCWorld Jan 4, 2016 4:00 AM Call the engine room and get Scotty to the bridge: When the long-lost words of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry were found on 5.25-inch floppies—yes, floppy disks—it would take a Starfleet-level engineering

In Japan, the Tankan manufacturing index for large firms was

steady at plus-12 for the fourth quarter, while the large non-manufacturing index dipped to plus-18 from plus-19. A positive figure indicates the majority of firms see better business conditions. China on Saturday said that industrial production in November rose 6.2%

Ted Marzilli

Ted leads the BrandIndex global business unit and is responsible for sales, marketing and ongoing product development of the global BrandIndex service. Sabra took 54 days to fully recover from its “possible” hummus listeria outbreak in the spring, while the

December was a fairly uneventful month as activity across the global markets was light due to various holidays. On a personal note, I went sledding with my 4 year old nephew and 3 year old son, and we had a blast. This activity did not add to GDP, nor did it affect exports or imports. Oil prices did not react to this news, although we expended a tremendous amount of energy

Chinese markets were similarly unaffected. We did not leverage our financial situations, nor did we deleverage them. Actually, no money was spent at all. Basically, in terms of government statistics, there was no economic activity whatsoever. And it was awesome.

December 16, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

Update: Gio Corsi, Director of Third Party Production & Developer Relations at PlayStation, revealed that they’re working with Versus Evil and Stoic to release the PS Vita version of The Banner Saga in 2016: Great news! We’re partnering with @vs_evil

Pasta Dinner fundraiser to benefit Eagle Scout’s project

WESTERLY — St. Pius X parishioner Joseph Brodeur, an Eagle Scout candidate from BSA Troop 16, is hosting a pasta dinner fundraiser on Thursday, Jan. 7 from 5-7 p. m. at the Westerly Senior Center, 39 State St., for the

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The Prague, Czech Republic-based Avast Software claims to be the most popular consumer security company in the world. Vincent Steckler , its American CEO since 2009, was recently in Bengaluru, where he found time to sit down with Georgy S Thomas of Deccan Herald for an interaction on the trends in the global security market. Excerpts

Is Prague a good location to run an anti-virus company? Yes. It has a very mathematical, very engineering-oriented culture. The major university in Prague is called Charles University. It is the oldest university in Central Europe. It is also the

Watch out for fake charities, online efforts to steal your personal and banking information, and gift card scams, warn experts

Ah, the joy of the holidays. From gift card scams to thieves swiping packages off your doorstep, scam artists crank into high gear during the holidays. More from West Roxbury Patch Developer To Build Apartment Complex in West Roxbury West

The Darien Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of programs for the residents of Darien. Registration for programs takes place online at , at the Parks and Recreation office located in Town Hall, or through the mail. For more information, please call the office at 203-656-7325

Winter programs Youth Programs Tiny Tots Soccer: Blue Wave Kickers’ Tiny Tots soccer engages children in physical activity while developing their motor and basic soccer skills. Mommy/Daddy & Me classes are offered on Saturday mornings and classes for children ages

Wall Street’s Best Minds Be Cautious About Emerging Markets in 2016 Though valuations are falling, Bessemer Trust is still underweighting stocks in developing world

While we pride ourselves on being forward-thinking and longer-term investors, the end of the calendar year is always a good time for reflection. What dominated portfolio returns this past year? Did we successfully foresee the respective trends or were we

It stands to reason that someone who shoots and kills strangers, then kills himself, is suffering from a mental illness

Though the mentally ill are less likely to commit violence than be victims of it, the intersection of easily available guns and mental illness have been key factors in mass shootings. The inability to do anything to stop mass shootings