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wired

wired

(1) Connected via cable. Contrast with wireless.

(2) Slang for a person "being excited" or "extremely enthusiastic." Also for someone "in tune" with the current technology. See technophile.
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Newhouse announced yesterday that Conde Nast was acquiring Wired News from Lycos Inc.
Created by WIRED Magazine, the exhibit centers on "the future of" seven core themes: entertainment, communications, transportation, space/undersea exploration, health, design and security.
We are excited that Boxer Property has chosen Wired Business to deliver high speed Internet access and broadband services to their tenants," said John Hartin, CEO of Wired Business.
Wired Business is committed to increasing the efficiency in which our customers do business," said John Hartin, CEO of Wired Business.
Wired Business offers our tenants affordable high speed Internet access that is always-on, does not disconnect, is 50 times faster than a dial-up modem, and gets them ready for e-Business.
Partnering with Wired Environments enables us to bring our Dallas-area tenants the same state-of-the-art telecommunication services being enjoyed by our tenants in other parts of the country," says Nick Pyle of Winthrop Management.
With the help of Wired Environments we will be able to offer this growing community a first-class product when they need it - now.
With many colleges experiencing a dramatic increase in Web site traffic, university administrators have reacted quite favorably to the prospect of partnering with our Wired College Network to convert their Web sites from cost centers into new sources of revenue.
Wired Planet pioneers the frontier of integration by coupling player functionality with its Web Site, offering users instant access to uniquely designed artist web pages, a secure online store, and innovative content.
The acquisition of the industry-defining Wired Digital further fortifies our position as a premier media company," said Bob Davis, president and CEO of Lycos, Inc.
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 1998--The Board of Directors of Wired Ventures, Inc.