The word switch is a noun. Switch means (1) the act of changing one thing or position for another, (2) a basketball maneuver; two defensive players shift assignments so that each guards the player usually guarded by the other, (3) a flexible implement used as an instrument of punishment, (4) control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit, (5) railroad track having two movable rails and necessary connections; used to turn a train from one track to another or to store rolling stock, (6) hairpiece consisting of a tress of false hair; used by women to give shape to a coiffure, (7) an event in which one thing is substituted for another.
Switch is also a verb that means (1) reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action), (2) change over, change around, or switch over, (3) make a shift in or exchange of, (4) lay aside, abandon, or leave for another, (5) flog with or as if with a flexible rod, (6) cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation, (7) exchange or give (something) in exchange for.
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Light Reading, established in 2000, is an integrated business media company serving the telecom community. They produce 6 online publications: Light Reading, Byte and Switch, and four others. They also offer online seminars (webinars) and publish several paid subscription newsletters. Light Reading reaches the telecommunications industry from service providers to the business/financial community.
Netzero provides Internet access at a lower cost than many of its competitors. Membership includes free email, free instant messaging, and free voice mail. On the site users can find out how to switch to NetZero, what their rates are, and a description of all their services.
The following articles provide recent switch-related news.
Travelers in Berlin will soon be able to use a single app to switch seamlessly between public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis without signing up for each service individually
ABC News. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 10:02:31 -0500.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says he hasn't "given any thought" to inquiries by NFL owners about his willingness to switch leagues and become commissioner of the NFL.
ESPN. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 10:31:25 EST.
Smoke was seen wafting from a room at the back of the Carlton Hotel in Bras Basah Road, with witnesses saying that they heard several loud explosions from the premises.
Straits Times. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 14:05:03 +0800.
Taking classes can be a great way to explore a topic and gain a broad understanding of the theoretical aspects, but if you want to get hired, it's the application that will make the different to a hiring manager. ...
By Dawn Graham, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 15:03:00 -0500.
Fourth-ranked Gonzaga was clinging to a three-point lead over San Francisco late in the first half Thursday when someone flipped the switch on guard Zach ...
Japan Times. Friday, 08 Feb 2019 17:32:14 +0900.
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