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IAC

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IAC

(1) (InterApplication Communications) The interprocess communications capability in the Mac starting with System 7.0. IAC events take place behind the scenes and enable one application to send a message to another app. See IPC.

(2) (Internet Access Coalition) An earlier consortium of vendors including Microsoft, Intel and IBM, whose mission in the late 1990s was to keep the Internet affordable and promote high-speed access. They opposed regulations that would enable a telephone company to charge a customer more for a data call than a voice call.
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IAC builds companies and operates Vimeo and Dotdash among many others, and also has majority ownership of both Match Group, which includes Tinder, Match, PlentyOfFish, Hinge and OkCupid, and ANGI Homeservices, which includes HomeAdvisor, Angie's List and Handy.
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Following closing, NurseFly will join IAC's Emerging & Other segment, which houses the on-demand staffing platform Bluecrew.
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IAC currently supplies components and interior trim to Land Rover and Range Rover models in the U.K.
Yousuf Hamad Al Shaibani, director-general of MBRSC, said: "We launched a unique logo design competition for the IAC to engage various disciplines mainly arts and creativity, in the largest global space event that brings together space industry experts."
The 71st IAC will be held from October 12 to 16, 2020 under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Salem Humaid AlMarri, Assistant Director General for Scientific and Technical Affairs at MBRSC and Chairman of the Dubai Hosting Committee for IAC 2020, said, "Designers from different nationalities took part in the competition and presented unique and innovative designs.
Commenting on the announcement, Salem Humaid AlMarri, Assistant Director-General for Scientific and Technical Affairs at MBRSC and Chairman of the Dubai Hosting Committee for IAC 2020, added: "Designers from different nationalities took part in the competition and presented unique and innovative designs.
IAC researcher Cristina Ramos Almeida said the (http://www.iac.es/proyecto/emir/) EMIR allowed the research team to use the infrared range to study the winds of (https://arxiv.org/abs/1807.07074) ionized and molecular gas from the quasar J1509+0434.
IAC said it intends to cause each Issuer to use a portion of the net proceeds of each applicable offering to pay the premium on the applicable exchangeable note hedge transactions described below, with the remainder of the net proceeds to be used for general corporate purposes, including lending to IAC.