Clifton Langdon is defending his dissertation, entitled, “The Linguistic Structure and Neural Representation of Classifier Constructions: Through the Lens of Child Acquisition and Adult Usage,” Wednesday, December 11, at 3pm. 70 more words
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Library and Archives Canada has acquired a two-part manuscript diary about the 1758 siege of Louisbourg in Cape Breton.
The siege, a substantial battle of the Seven Years’ War, ended the French colonial era in Atlantic Canada, and contributed to France’s loss of Quebec City in 1759. 191 more words
US generic drug specialist Mylan said on Thursday it had completed its $1.75 billion acquisition of a unit of India’s Strides Arcolab, boosting its presence in the high-growth injectable drugs market. 240 more words
Verizon is looking to get deeper into the content delivery business with the acquisition of Los Angeles-based CDN provider EdgeCast Networks, TechCrunch has heard. Owning EdgeCast, and combining it with the carrier’s global network backbone COMMA will give Verizon access to EdgeCast’s big-name CDN clients while also extending its reach. 516 more words
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo seemed momentarily taken aback at last night’s PandoMonthly in San Francisco when Sarah Lacy asked him “how big of a fuck up” it was that Twitter missed out on acquiring Instagram. 716 more words