Her personal net buzzed, and she touched the area behind her ear again.
She was his current waltzing widow—first choice to fill his dance card when he wasn't surfing the net, tracking down an auction or garage sale or devouring a mystery novel.
"This would be the first time you remembered by net number," she said.
The Common wealth is empowered to retain one-fourth of the net revenue from customs and excise, the balance must be handed back to the states.
If prices for an item fall, this is a net good.
More than half the hungry people in the world live in just these three nations—nations that are all net food exporters.
In the second case, the technique of reading without vocalizing allowed for faster reading and a new, visual way to process verbal information—again, a net gain.
David Dean, without a remote control, had difficulty with the TV and these two old fogies were out surfing the net like a couple of Silicon Valley youngsters.
She touched the subcutaneous communications implant behind her right ear, which activated the communications net, and rolled onto her back.
The net buzzed, and she tapped her implant to open her channel.
The dates were all from the past week, and she recognized two of the originating net codes as being from Mr. Tim and General Greene.
She sent him a page through his personal net and sat down again.
She stared for a long moment at the net code indicating that the receiver of the general's messages was located in the West Control Center.
His personal net vibrated, indicating someone was trying to contact him.
Everything—the net call that brought her to the Peak, the encrypted messages she'd read, Brady's protection—had fallen into place.
She even caught herself touching her ear to keep from sliding her finger behind it to the subcutaneous net implant.
Once she did that, she could risk contacting Tim on her net and pray he reached her before Greenie or anyone else found her.
He touched his net implant but found the network scrambled, indicating the jets were sending out electromagnetic pulses in addition to the missile strikes.
He closed his personal net, needing to concentrate.
His friend of many years stopped well out of earshot and touched the net implant.
According to the official returns,' the over-sea immigration for the forty-seven years 1857-1903 aggregated 2,872,588, while the departure of emigrants during the same period was 1,066,480, showing a net addition to the population of 1,806,108.
The total for the years 1859-1904 was 3,166,073 and the departures 1,239,064, showing a net gain of 1,927,009.
Vessels of 2 net tons and upwards are enumerated.
The land tax falls upon land not built upon in proportion to its net yearly revenue.
The net gain in the 1906 class is not far short of 5o,00o, and the proportion of the new contingent to the old is practically 5:4.
Taking the year 1905, the gross earnings amounted to £11,892,262; the working expenses, exclusive of interest, £ 7,443,54 6; and the net earnings £4,44 8, 7 16; the latter figure represents 3.31% upon the capital expended upon construction and equipment; in the subsequent year still better results were obtained.
5d., making the net earnings 2s.
No headgear is worn, except sometimes a net to confine the hair, a bunch of feathers, or the tails of small animals.
The net effect of the surrounding land is, in fact, to reverse the seasonal variations of the planetary circulation, but without destroying its type.
The net effective work of lifting that can be performed by a man turning a handle may be taken, for intermittent work, as being on an average about 5000 foot-lb per minute; this is equivalent to 1 ton lifted about 24 ft.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer described the terms as " very liberal but not more liberal than they should be under the circumstances," and stated that Mr Scudamore had estimated that £6,000,000 was the maximum price which the government would have to pay, and that the Postmaster-General would obtain from the telegraphs a net annual revenue of £203,000 at least.
According to the account given by Pindar and the tragedians, Agamemnon was slain by his wife' alone in a bath, a piece of cloth or a net having first been thrown over him to prevent resistance.
Wings usually well developed, net-veined; the forewings of firmer texture than the hind-wings, whose anal area folds.
Membranous, net-veined wings, those of the two pairs closely alike.
But the net result of the development of the doctrine of rent is that all problems in which this factor appears, and they embrace the whole range of economic theory, must apparently be treated on their merits.
Elastic web weaving by power looms is carried on to a great extent, and the manufacture of lace and net curtains, gimp trimmings, braids and cords.
That only the produit net of the land should be taxed.
They are bold and skilful sailors and fishermen; other trades, as boat and house building, carving, cooking, net and mat making, are usually hereditary.
Mines and mining claims are exempt from taxation, but a quarterly tax is levied on the net proceeds of mines, and is not to be paid a second time so long as the products remain in the hands of the original producer.
It has also the right to purchase the undertaking at the end of the first fifteen years, the net profits of the preceding seven years to govern the calculation of the purchase price.
Shows the paid-up capital, gross receipts, net receipts and proportion of net receipts to total paid-up capital on tile railways of the United Kingdom for a series of years.
- American Railways * Includes $ 1 45,3 21, 601 assigned to other than railway property, hut earning net receipts.