The word icon is a noun. Icon means (1) a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church, (2) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface, (3) (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface.
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StumbleUpon uses ratings to form collaborative opinions on websites. When a user stumbles, he will see only pages which friends and like-minded stumblers have recommended. On the website, users can download the stumble icon, which, when clicked, allows users to rate websites and to search. Users also compile a profile of interests to guide the search. More information on the website.
Superpages provides information about businesses and retailers in local areas. Along with telephone number and address, Superpages also provides driving directions and hours of operation. Users can add or edit a business and can put the Superpages icon on their toolbars. Users can also add weather reports, lottery results, and Wi-Fi hotspots to their searches.
UCL was founded in 1826 as an alternative to universities that were only open to members of the Church of England. The School is famous for many things, among them the living icon of Jeremy Bentham. Today there are 19,000 students, one third of whom are graduate students. UCL has 600 faculty members, including the highest number of female faculty in the UK.
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Once the icon of the Japanese electronics industry and a must-have device, Sony’s Walkman turned 40 this year and like its now middle-aged fans is ...
Japan Times. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 17:45:06 +0900.
The niece of civil-rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. has a question for Democrats who accuse President Trump of being a white supremacist. ...
Dave Boyer. Washington Times. Thursday, 08 Aug 2019 19:50:54 -0400.
Tennis icon Billie Jean recently sat down for a wide-ranging interview, focusing on involvement with team tennis, the women' movement and more.
By Jon Marks, Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0000.
Music icon Debbie Harry is revisiting her turbulent past in a forthcoming memoir, and the stories she includes are unsettling.The now 74-year-old shot to fame in the late 1970s as the singer for the band Blondie.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 06 Aug 2019 10:43:35 EDT.
Industry icon Ann Gish Phillips passed away Friday morning, Aug. 2, after a more than two-year battle with lung cancer. The post Industry icon Ann Gish passes appeared first on Furniture Today.
Corral. Furniture Today. Monday, 05 Aug 2019 13:48:24 +0000.
Just days after some armed University of Mississippi students were suspended from their frat after posing in front of a memorial to civil rights icon Emmett Till, a new bulletproof sign is reportedly being commissioned.
Brie Stimson. Fox News. Saturday, 27 Jul 2019 06:11:40 GMT.
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