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  • n. United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861-1939)

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  • Having just come back from a long trip to Ireland, I can assure you that Brendan Kennelly is an extremely popular, remarkable poet.

    brendan kennelly | her laugh « poetry dispatch & other notes from the underground

  • Brendan Kennelly is “one of Ireland’s most distinguished and best beloved poets as well as a renowned professor and cultural commentator.”

    brendan kennelly | her laugh « poetry dispatch & other notes from the underground

  • Jim Stynes, who represented Melbourne in the 1980s and '90s, won a Brownlow Medal and is now chairman of the club, has labelled Kennelly's desire to return to Ireland "an admirable quality" - knowing how difficult it would be to walk away from a professional career.

    AFL Latest News and Broadband

  • "POLITICAL RULES OF THE ROAD," former members of Congress (Bill Frenzel, Lou Frey, Barbara Kennelly and Romano Mazzoli) discuss what worked and what didn't during their years of public service. 7 p.m.,

    D.C. community calendar, Oct. 21 to 28, 2010

  • •Barbara Kennelly:President of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, which is running radio commercials urging lawmakers to "keep your hands off our Social Security."

    Who's who in the fight to reduce the deficit

  • Hudson County was doing its best, Kennelly told me, to accommodate a recent request by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to house these detainees.

    Glyn Vincent: The Right to Be Heard

  • Kennelly said the phone issue was a bureaucratic problem that would be resolved.

    Glyn Vincent: The Right to Be Heard

  • Kennelly emphatically denied the claim made by some detainees in the Times article that the leaders of the hunger strike had been put into isolation or transferred to other, more distant detention centers.

    Glyn Vincent: The Right to Be Heard

  • Kennelly says that the company has traditionally gone after customers who want to speed up connections with data centers and that virtual desktops face some of the same challenges traffic on those links, namely distance that introduces delay and bandwidth restrictions, both of which can be mitigated by optimizing traffic so less bits are sent across the WAN.

    Riverbed readies cloud, mobility and virtualization rollout

  • "The dream is that IT guys would like guys out at the edge with their laptops and desktops to be able to boot that up across the WAN to do continuous protection of their files and essential storage and be able to manage the image of all the desktops in the company in a way that's cheap and efficient," Kennelly says.

    Riverbed readies cloud, mobility and virtualization rollout

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