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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KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 20, 2019 -- Due to overwhelming demand, country music icon George Strait has added a second show to his special engagement at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. ...
PR Newswire. Monday, 20 May 2019 11:00:00 +0000.
In the CBS News special, "Meghan and Harry Plus One," one of Meghan Markle's close friends reveals that the newly-minted global fashion icon still doesn't have a stylist
CBS News. Saturday, 18 May 2019 00:40:05 +0000.
Christopher Cerf explains how Random House invited him to bring the spirit of Theodor Seuss Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss., into our era.
By Bruce Weinstein, Contributor. Forbes. Thursday, 16 May 2019 21:36:00 +0000.
Universal Furniture and global style icon and Australian model and businesswoman Miranda Kerr will collaborate on design of a new collection set to debut at October High Point Market. ...
Slaughter. Furniture Today. Thursday, 16 May 2019 14:55:29 +0000.
Las Vegas casino icon Caesars Entertainment Corp unveiled a tie-up with Walt Disney Co's ESPN on Tuesday, the latest sign of the surge in investment by mainstream businesses since the Supreme Court lifted a ban on sports betting last May.
Reuters. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 15:10:09 -0400.
Flags were lowered and federal court offices closed for the day in parts of Michigan to honor prominent Judge Damon J. Keith, who was a figure in the civil rights movement
ABC News. Monday, 13 May 2019 18:16:45 -0400.