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KIN

Smartphones from Microsoft that were designed to integrate social media. Made by Sharp and introduced by Verizon in May 2010 in the U.S., the KIN featured a slide-out keyboard and online storage for the phone's photos and videos. Six weeks after its debut, the KIN ONE and KIN TWO were discontinued due to poor sales. The phone came from Microsoft's 2008 acquisition of smartphone creator Danger, Inc. (see SideKick) and was a departure from previous Windows Mobile phones. Although elements may have been under the covers, KIN did not use the subsequent Windows Phone interface (see Windows Phone).
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1] One such agency--the Los Angeles, California, Police Department (LAPD)--has a plan for responding to a line-of-duty death that includes prompt, compassionate notification of both the victim officer's next of kin and the police family while reducing the stressful impact of such a tragic duty on the messenger.
Many owners, upon the death of a tenant, are confronted with a situation in which there are no family members or other individuals to contact; there are no friends or next of kin to be reached; and the apartment remains untouched and unchanged for months following the death of their tenant.
The Ministry of External Affairs and the Sri Lanka Embassy in Tokyo are monitoring the situation and will render all possible assistance to the public to obtain required information about their next of kin in Japan.
JASMINE, Birmingham A As his wife, you are his next of kin, Jasmine.
Recently there was a service at St Paul's Cathedral where the Queen was present, yet we were not invited as invitations were only sent to next of kin.
Officers will be working to formally identify the deceased, notify next of kin and a file will be prepared for the coroner.
Next of kin often feel an obligation to provide support, and they may spend decades as informal caregivers in the home with all the responsibility this implies (Bostrom, Ahlstrom, & Sunvisson, 2006; McKeown, Porter-Armstrong, & Baxter, 2003).
Your ex-partner is not legally your next of kin and so would have no entitlement or responsibility to deal with your affairs, nor would she be liable for your debt.
Some of the office's crypts, designed to hold about 325 bodies, regularly exceed 400 as a result of population growth, immigration and the difficulty in locating immigrants' next of kin, who often live abroad.
Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records could be obtained only by a spouse, child, parent, guardian, next of kin, or authorized representative.
Mr Kelly is divorced from Andrew's mother, Helen, who was listed as next of kin.
Although aspects of his Armenian identity have appeared in other films such as Next of Kin, Family Viewing and Calendar, why it has taken so long for the pre-eminent artist of Armenian origin in contemporary cinema to make a film of this singular moment in Armenian history is based on Egoyan's own awareness of the dangers inherent in fictionalizing a faraway historical event so close to his own heritage.