brent brent  /b ˈrɛnt/


  • (n) small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward



  1. Brent Simmons at WWDC: Gruber & Wiskus are Trying to Kill Me!

    Brent Simmons started writing BASIC code on an Apple II+, and later started writing apps, profesionally for the Macintosh. He's famous for a lot of Mac apps that we've all used, and hs latest project, in partnership with John Gruber and Dave Wiskus is Vesper from Q Branch.  Mr. Simmons talked about his perspectives as a developer in this interview during WWDC.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Mac Observer

  2. Brent slips from near $105 on ample US inventory, weak outlook

    By Manash Goswami SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent futures slipped on Friday from near $105 a barrel with ample U.S. inventories and a poor demand outlook weighing on prices, after bouncing more than 3 percent in the last two sessions off this week's low. The European benchmark had rebounded from $101.82 a barrel hit on Tuesday to near $105 because of a weak dollar, even though top industry bodies ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Brent slips towards $103 on demand worries; weak dollar aids

    By Manash Goswami SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent futures slipped towards $103 a barrel on Thursday as a jump in gasoline stocks in the United States with the summer driving season already underway stoked worries about demand, but a weak dollar helped stem the slide. The U.S. dollar wallowed at a near four-month low against a basket of major currencies as investors cut bullish positions amid ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News


  1. "I am truly sorry that my friend Brent Seabrook was hurt on the play," said Wisniewski in a statement. "I certainly wish him the best. I am, however, very disappointed in the length of the suspension. Eight games is incredibly hard to...
    on Mar 18, 2010 By: James Wisniewski Source: TSN

  2. "Our entire family is touched by the kindness of Brent and Kelly Sopel, and that of the Blackhawks," Burke said Thursday in an e-mail from Los Angeles, where he was attending the league's draft meetings. "This is not a small step -- it's a...
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Brian Burke Source:

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