President Donald Trump lashed out on Twitter on Wednesday at critics who say he is making paltry progress at building a wall along the southern border even as he admitted much of the work is actually renovation of already existing barriers.
Newsmax. Wed, 22 May 2019 12:23:14 EDT.
Bulgaria and Greece are launching the construction of a pipeline to transport Azeri gas to Bulgaria to ease its almost total dependence on Russian gas supplies. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 22 May 2019 05:44:42 -0400.
Scientists say they have new ways of tracking where clothing, medicines and other items are made, making it harder for unscrupulous businesses to sell items that don't work or violate laws. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 18 May 2019 04:30:00 -0400.
Construction workers are living in a 'culture of fear' and work for long hours in perilous conditions building Tokyo 2020 Olympic venues, according to a report from a leading international labor organization.
Reuters. Fri, 17 May 2019 05:16:52 -0400.
CIOs and CMOs need to work together to build the right infrastructure to support their analytics needs. This article explores the CIO/CMO convergence that needs to happen.
By Daniel Newman, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 16 May 2019 14:43:00 +0000.
Microsoft is increasing its work with the mythical decentralised identity, this time by building what it calls a Overlay Network (ION) on top of the Bitcoin blockchain.
By Darryn Pollock, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 14 May 2019 11:35:00 -0400.
A team of archaeologists have discovered a secret chamber decorated with detailed frescoes during restoration work at Emperor Nero's Domus Aurea or Golden Palace constructed two millennia ago. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 10 May 2019 15:24:34 -0400.
Two men in blue shirts work together to assemble a large piece of furniture. One man holds the shelf in place, while the other uses a drill to put screws in place. Once the furniture is assembled, it will be used to store books and knickknacks.
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The word work is a noun. Work means (1) activity directed toward making or doing something, (2) the occupation for which you are paid, (3) the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it), (4) a place where work is done, (5) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading), (6) (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force.
Work is also a verb that means (1) give a work-out to, (2) arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion, (3) go sour or spoil, (4) cause to undergo fermentation, (5) use or manipulate to one's advantage, (6) make uniform, (7) perform as expected when applied, (8) move into or onto, (9) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence, (10) make something, usually for a specific function, (11) shape, form, or improve a material, (12) prepare for crops, (13) gratify and charm, usually in order to influence, (14) move in an agitated manner, (15) proceed along a path, (16) provoke or excite, (17) proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity, (18) cause to work, (19) be employed, (20) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity, (21) cause to operate or function, (22) operate in or through, (23) have and exert influence or effect, (24) operate in a certain place, area, or specialty, (25) behave in a certain way when handled.