lan lan  /ˈlæn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a local computer network for communication between computers; especially a network connecting computers and word processors and other electronic office equipment to create a communication system between offices

Usage(s):

  • Brasillach's trial, as recreated by Kap-lan, is suffused with the drama and heft of Dreyfus' or Joan of Arc's.

News

  1. LATAM Airlines Group names new Chief Financial Officer

    Santiago, Chile, June 11, 2013 - LATAM Airlines Group S.A. and its subsidiaries, ("LATAM Airlines Group" or "the Company") (NYSE: LFL / IPSA: LAN / Bovespa: LATM11), the leading airline ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  2. WiLAN Acquires Cypress Semiconductor Portfolio

    Wi-LAN Inc. today announced that it has acquired a portfolio of patents from Cypress Semiconductor Corporation related to phase locked loop technology used in a wide range of semiconductor products. WiLAN ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Latam to Spend $11 Billion Through 2017 as Share Sale Approved

    The carrier, formed from Lan Airlines SA’s takeover of Brazil ’s Tam SA last year, plans to spend about $11 billion through 2017 to add 165 planes, including 59 Airbus SAS A320s and 25 Boeing Co. 787s, Roberto Alvo, Latam’s vice president of strategic planning, told shareholders today at the company’s annual meeting in Santiago.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. He said: "As you carry it with you while out and about, it will seek out and automatically connect with wireless LAN spots and download information."
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Satoru Iwata Source: T3

  2. "LAN Airlines has established an extremely successful customer loyalty program with LANPASS," said John Owens, senior vice president of US Bank Retail Payment Solutions. "Drawing on our industry experience as a credit card issuer for a number...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: John Owens Source: EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)

  3. "As we prioritize our focus on campus LAN piracy in the coming year, we hope administrators will take this opportunity to fully evaluate their systems and take action to stop theft by all means," RIAA President Cary Sherman said in a statement.
    on Apr 28, 2006 By: Cary Sherman Source: InternetNews.com

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