We are honored to be the recipient of Microchip's 10 billionth
Staples was chosen at random to be honored as our symbolic billionth
Based on estimates from the company's Salt Lake City operations center, the 10 billionth
cheque was sold on or around Aug.
LANDMARK CRAYON: Fred Rogers, from "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," holds up a symbolic large crayon to schoolchildren in celebration of the 100 billionth
crayon produced at the Crayola crayon factory in Easton, Pa.
surveys redwood tree seedlings, one of which will become the 6 billionth
tree to be planted by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI[R]) program.
9 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating its success and global leadership in the digital media industry, Gracenote today announced its Global Media Database processed its 200 billionth
query and one billionth
submission this month.
The person who downloads the billionth
song will win a prize that includes 10 iPod digital music players, a card containing pounds 6,000 of music credits and a scholarship created by Apple in the customer's name.
Licht and Ran Tel-Vered of the Technion Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa have turned to electrochemical-processing techniques to make grains roughly a billionth
the volume of previous ones.
CHICAGO -- As trees across the country shed their greenery for the reds, yellows and purples of fall, the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI([R])) program is going green in a big way as it plants its 6 billionth
tree since the nonprofit group was founded in 1995.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate their billionth
poker hand dealt, today Belle Rock Entertainment announced a brand new promotion granting players freerolls every two hours on October 21st and 22nd at River Belle Online Poker (http://www.
However, making macroscopic materials out of structures that are a billionth
of a meter wide remains a challenge.
In June 2006, NCF expects to distribute its one billionth
grant dollar since its inception (1982).
According to the company, Coldplay's "Speed of Sound" was the billionth
song to be downloaded.
The astonishing figure was reached four years after Apple launched its catalogue, less than 18 months after it sold its one billionth
song and just six months after hitting two billion sales.
For light ricocheting inside a glass prism, the team found the delay to be either 28 millionths of a billionth
of a second (femtosecond, fs) or 57 fs, depending on the pulse's polarization.