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Rockley Photonics Expands Range of Applications for Biomarker Detection Technology | Business | Photonics textbook

Rockley Photonics has extended the range of possible applications of its non-invasive biomarker detection technology to new segments of medical technology. The company has signed strategic partnerships with two of the top ten manufacturers of medical equipment and devices. Rockley did not identify the companies, but said the two have a combined history of over […]

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King’s Lynn Students Receive Lifetime Dictionary

Each year, Trinity Rotary Clubs in Lynn donate picture dictionaries to fourth-graders at all elementary schools in King’s Lynn, which they can use for schoolwork and also at home. Ernie Foreman, president, said: “Although we normally present the books to every student in the school, with Covid-19 we felt we were unable to do so […]

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The Tyrant’s Handbook | Psychology Today United Kingdom

You might be surprised to learn that becoming a tyrant is easy. You don’t need to learn new skills; you just have to remove your consciousness and you don’t have to do it all at once. No lobotomy required. Once you start to become a tyrant, your self-awareness, awareness, and reasoning skills will atrophy and […]

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® Launch of the first digital dictionary of sign language in Azerbaijan – AZERTAC

The first digital dictionary of sign language (www.jestdili.az) for the hearing and speech community was launched in Azerbaijan. The website was developed with the financial support of Nar within the framework of the “Native Sign Language” project, winner of the “Social Projects” competition announced by the “Regional Development” Public Union (RDPU) of the Heydar Aliyev […]

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Guidance on Airport Response to UAS Threats, developed by Woolpert, published by National Safe Skies Alliance

The information is designed to help airports develop planning, response and recovery protocols. DENVER (September 22, 2021) – The “Airport Response to Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Threats” guide has been published by the National Safe Skies Alliance as part of its Airport Security Applied Research (PARAS) program. PARAS is funded by the Federal Aviation Administration […]

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Macquarie Dictionary Celebrates 40 Years of ‘Shameless’ Australian English | Australia News

Today, 40 years have passed since the launch of the first edition of the Macquarie Dictionary – the first comprehensive and truly Australian publication of its kind. The publication of the Macquarie was a symbolic abandonment of colonial English and cultural cringe. (The word “bludger” appeared early on – but “bogan” had to wait for […]

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Anglo-Lotha Dictionary: ‘First Naga Dictionary with International Phonetic Alphabet’ published | Morung Express

IT Advisor, S&T and N&RE, Mmhonlumo Kikon publishes the “Anglo-Lotha Dictionary” at the Wokha District Planning and Development Council meeting held on September 15th. (Photo DIPR) Councilor Kikon congratulates the Department of Art and Culture, Lotha Academy and Professors Yanbeni Yanthan and Dr Imlienla Imchen Wokha, September 15 (MExN): An Anglo-Lotha dictionary was published on […]

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I think we now need a new dictionary

When I grew up in South London in the 1950s and 1960s my school insisted that because I was studying English language and literature for my “O” levels, I would need a dictionary. The book which then became a part of my daily life and, subsequently, my education was “The Oxford English Dictionary”. However, looking […]

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Humor by Rehana Munir: D is for dictionary

One of the sweetest pleasures in life is finding an old love. I’m currently enjoying the rebirth of one of those romances, with a well-dressed Oxford charmer whose linguistic brilliance reduces me to a cheerful idiot. I now know what a Mr. Tharoor feels like. The attractions of a pocket dictionary, the kind you wear […]

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Learn how to create a simple dictionary app using JavaScript

JavaScript is one of the most popular programming languages ​​among web developers. While learning JavaScript, everyone starts with the basics and building simple applications using DOM manipulation. In this article, you will learn how to create a dictionary using JavaScript and DOM manipulation. This article expects you to know the basics of JavaScript before reading […]

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In a nutshell: How to insert your new word in the dictionary

How do words enter dictionaries? A few months ago, I wrote a column on long words. I noted there that the longest word recognized by the good people at Merriam-Webster was considerably shorter than some of the long words recognized by their competitors. So why is this? “Famous,” they say, “the ‘longest word in the […]

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Angelina Jolie wants children to ‘fight back’ with new children’s rights handbook

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie says she hopes to give children around the world the tools to “fight” for their rights with a book she wrote with Amnesty International. Know your rights and claim them – written with human rights lawyer Geraldine Van Bueren, one of the original drafters of the 1989 United Nations Convention on […]

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Kenya: Hello to the Kenyan dictionary …

For the uninitiated, “Hey, long …” is a daily social media greeting for souls who lost touch several moons ago. But a group of Kenyan lexicographers are asking you not to take this greeting at face value as it may cost you “something”. According to aspiring word-makers who have studied diction in our online conversations, […]

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The unofficial guide to Dunder Mifflin’s office

As POPSUGAR editors, we independently select and write things that we love and think you will like, too. If you purchase a product that we have recommended, we may receive an affiliate commission, which in turn supports our work. Listen, Electric City! In a move that Michael Scott would deem worthy of a Dundie Award, […]