from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A construction and insulating sheet material made of compressed and baked granules of cork.
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- n. Alternative spelling of cork-board.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a heat-insulating building material consisting of cork granules that are made into sheets by compressing and baking
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The corkboard is great (you can even replace the cork with your own background image) and it also has an outliner mode (which I haven't explored yet) and lets you import web pages and multimedia files into your 'Research' binder.
Dust, mold, and a corkboard were the main showpieces of the office.
Scrivener takes a "corkboard" approach, showing your notes and ideas as pinned to the board, and allowing you to stamp "Final," "Rough Draft," or the like on top of them.
"Recent Broadcasts" feed on the Battle. net welcome page -- kind of a "corkboard" to leave messages to your friends when offline or busy.
There is a very cool "corkboard" for posting story notes on the fly for easy retrieval during the writing.
In addition to the standard Smartphone features of phone, text, email, web, camera and calendar, the Palm Pre Plus: acts as an MP3 player, lets you watch videos - with amazing quality too, has a cool "corkboard" for writing yourself memos, has a great to-do list (my favorite), can give you directions to anywhere in a flash using Google Maps (no GPS unless you want to subscribe to the Verizon Navigator service for $9.99 a month) and through the App store you can find free and low cost apps for just about anything you want to add to your phone.
Well, Brynn and I went to a physical OfficeMax store, determined to buy some kind of corkboard or dry-erase board for our new home office (which we’ve dubbed “The War Room”).
Scrivener comes with a corkboard for posting your notes all around your manuscript, which some writers find very convenient.
They come with a digital frame with corkboard & cubby plus a 6-inch digital frame that copies photos, does videos and plays MP3s directly from a memory card, camera, laptop or PC.
When the Mandarin tutor comes every day, except Sunday and needs a quiet space for drilling in this week's Chinese characters and key phrases, the kids head to her office, surrounded by bins of handbag samples and notes from fashion-magazine editors pinned on a corkboard.
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