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  Hammer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The opposite side of the head may have a second striking surface; or a claw or wedge to pull nails, or may be shaped like a ball as in the ball-peen hammer and the cow hammer.
The most recognised symbol with a hammer in it is the Hammer and Sickle, which was the symbol of the former Soviet Union.
A hammer is also used in the third of Alban Berg's Three Pieces for Orchestra, in tribute to Mahler.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hammer   (1657 words)

  
 Hammer Film Productions - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hammer's first significant experiment with horror came in the form of a 1955 adaptation of Nigel Kneale's BBC Television science fiction serial The Quatermass Experiment, which was directed by Val Guest.
Hammer began looking for alternatives, and with the success of The Curse of Frankenstein signed a deal with Columbia Pictures to distribute the sequel The Revenge of Frankenstein and two films from the defaulted AAP deal The Camp on Blood Island and The Snorkel.
Hammer broke continuity with Scars of Dracula in an attempt to re-imagine the character to appeal to a younger audience.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hammer_Films   (4751 words)

  
 Who Has the Next Big Idea?
Hammer strides from one side of the room to the other, up and down the aisles, telling his tale of redemption.
Hammer's last big idea has been widely accepted: "I find fewer and fewer skeptics when I interact with companies, because some of the skeptics have left and some of the other skeptics have been converted." Yet Hammer's last big idea also has been widely corrupted.
Hammer -- a mathematician, an engineer, a man with a left brain the size of Wisconsin -- recognizes that further reengineering ultimately depends on qualities that emanate from the right side of the brain: devotion, trust, empathy, and all of their touchy-feely cousins.
www.fastcompany.com /online/50/hammer.html   (2724 words)

  
 Doppelt-Tay's Hammer
Hammer is an extreme outreaching mover with a nicely formed forequarter and equally proportioned rear.
Hammer could be tighter in one elbow and a bit firmer in back action, but most of his kids are very clean coming and going.
Although Hammer was bred to two Judd daughters and a Hale daughter who produced a BOM for Hammer, most of his breedings involved little Bernd blood.
gsdca.org /GSDReviewed/ddogs/DoppeltTayHammer.html   (1225 words)

  
 UCLA Hammer Museum: Masters of American Comics
The Hammer Museum and The Museum of Contemporary Art jointly present Masters of American Comics, a large-scale exhibition comprising in-depth presentations of work by 15 artists who shaped the development of the American comic strip and comic book during the past century.
Co-organized by the Hammer Museum and MOCA, this large-scale exhibition will be on view simultaneously at both venues, with special admission offers and shared membership benefits available during the run of the exhibition.
The Hammer Museum is presenting an array of exhibition-related public programs that feature the living artists in Masters, explore the influences they felt from earlier generations, and provide a contemporary context by featuring the artists and topics of the younger generation.
www.hammer.ucla.edu /exhibitions/94   (556 words)

  
 All About Hammers - Romancing the Hammer
Meanwhile, through the centuries the hammer head proceeded to change in keeping with the millenium it was in, evolving through the Stone Age, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age, to the modern Industrial Age with its steel and metal alloys.
In addition to being the worlds' first hammer producers, they were the first metallurgists facing some of the same challenges as today's hammer manufacturers of providing the right combination of temper, hardness and durability.
The hammer head was put into a charcoal fire box until it reached the proper heat (or temper), and while red hot was immediately doused in oil or water.
www.hammernet.com /romance.htm   (745 words)

  
 GreenCine | Hammer Horror
Hammer films were distributed in the US by Universal for years and the arrangement was so lucrative it fostered enough goodwill that the classic Frankenstein make-up could be used without fear of infringement.
Hammer used Wheatley as source material again that same year with The Lost Continent, which was based on his novel Uncharted Seas.
The only Hammer Horror film released in 1969 was Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (yes, you guessed it, directed by Terrence Fisher), in which the good doctor again comes across a bodily vessel in which to put a brain - though the brain itself may leave something to be desired.
www.greencine.com /static/primers/hammer1.jsp   (2629 words)

  
 The New News | "U.S. Unleashes Hammer Over Baghdad'"
Hammer was accompanied by his entourage, who quickly set up a makeshift stage in the heart of the enemy's capital.
Meanwhile, M.C. Hammer continued to bring it on -- it was soon evident that the Iraqi will to resist was dissolving, replaced by an Iraqi will to break it down.
By the time Hammer reached the chorus, most Iraqis present were waving their arms in the air, just like they just didn't care that an American entertainer had taken their capitol.
www.noapologiespress.com /newnews/hammer.html   (347 words)

  
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To understand the general outlines of Hammer's approach, it is useful think of the CPU using a producer-consumer model in which main memory is the producer of instructions and data and the CPU's execution core is the consumer.
In turning the Athlon into the Hammer, AMD left the number and arrangement of the execution units in the processor's execution core the same: there are three integer units, three address generation units, three floating-point units, and a load-store unit.
With regard to the processor as a whole, the Hammer's deeper pipeline and higher clockspeeds increase consumption capacity of the processor as a whole, enabling it to grind through more code and data per nanosecond.
arstechnica.com /articles/paedia/cpu/amd-hammer-1.ars   (830 words)

  
 HAMMER FILMOGRAPHY
Hammer's first venture into the macabre recounts the legendary tale of a derelict ship that is found with no passengers.
Hammer adapted a minor stage success for this comedy about two stable owners who kidnap a horse in an attempt to raise money for their mortgage.
Hammer's second female monster film concerns a young girl who has fallen under the curse of an ancient spell that turns her into a reptile woman.
www.fortunecity.com /lavendar/judidench/339/filmogr.html   (14901 words)

  
 Hammer Film Productions Limited [gb]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
"Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense: The Corvini Inheritance (#1.10)" (1986)...
"Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense: The Sweet Scent of Death (#1.8)" (1986)...
"Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense: The Late Nancy Irving (#1.5)" (1986)...
www.imdb.com /company/co0103101   (268 words)

  
 Welcome to the Official Hammer Films Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Spectre Films are hosting a major Hammer retrospective in Strasberg, France, from 20-24 September.
PLAGUE OF THE ZOMBIES is the subject of a special screening and talk on 13 October as a prelude to the Cornish Film Festival, in the unique setting of Carnglaze Cave...
This is the most important corporate development in twenty years, and promises a new era for the company as it enters the 21st.
www.hammerfilms.com   (242 words)

  
 Whatever Happened To: M.C. Hammer
At the top of the ride Hammer had a $12 million dollar mansion in Fremont, CA, 17 luxury cars and a staff of 250.
After breaking his leg in 1996 and the murder of friend Tupac Shakur, Hammer experienced somewhat of an epiphany and went back to being "a man of God" (Hammer grew up in a religious envronment and was no stranger to spiritual endevours).
Hammer is now an evangilist, his shows now consist of prayer, preaching and gospel singing.
www.weht.net /WEHT/M.C._Hammer.html   (248 words)

  
 2005 Victory Hammer - MotorcycleUSA.com
Victory reps call the Hammer their entry into the power cruiser segment, and it has already received huge positive reaction at the retail level even though it won't arrive at dealers until March or April of next year.
Transposing the dyno figures from the Vegas we tested, the big-bore Hammer should generate about 74 hp and almost 98 lb-ft of torque at the rear wheel.
In practice, the Hammer's motor proves to be eminently torquey, with excellent throttle response from down low on the standard tachometer, and we have no doubt this new Victory will easily run with the aluminum-framed Yamaha.
www.motorcycle-usa.com /Article_Page.aspx?ArticleID=1513   (495 words)

  
 Hammer in the 1960s
Half way through the decade, a new financial deal with long-time Hammer partners Seven Arts, Hollywood's Twentieth Century - Fox, and Britain's ABPC allowed another burst of gothic creativity, including such films as The Devil Rides Out, Quatermass and the Pit and The Plague of the Zombies.
But trouble was brewing for the British film industry, and Hammer was to be caught in the fallout...
Hammer Film Productions Limited, the world famous independent studio, was registered for business in January 1949.
www.hammerfilms.com /vaults/filmography/1960s.html   (473 words)

  
 Information on Hammer Toe by MedicineNet.com
The term hammer toe refers to a common deformity of the foot in which either the second, third, or fourth toe is bent at the middle joint, so that the tip of the toe is bent downward while the middle of the toe is cocked upward resembling a hammer.
The hammer toe deformity is the most common deformity of the small toes.
Symptoms and signs associated with hammer toe include corns or calluses on the affected toe and pain in the affected area.
www.medicinenet.com /script/main/art.asp?articlekey=54807   (424 words)

  
 VERC · Valve Hammer Editor 3.4   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
To be honest, I'm using more worldcraft 1.6 lately (sacrificing the superb workflow and enhancements of hammer) to catch up with all the movement the newer Quake engines are having.
Bottom line: each new version of hammer should be 100% backwards compatible; I mean, today's hammer should be able to edit and test from Quake to Quake 3 games, passing through the hallife saga and any other engine that uses bsp.
As far as i know, Valve chose to make Hammer a half-life-only editor, and in the EULA they state that using it for other games is prohibited.
collective.valve-erc.com /index.php?go=hammer   (2373 words)

  
 Mike Hammer
The Hammer books are not only extreme in their subject matter, but they also have a tendency to provoke an extreme reaction.
Not for Hammer the chivalric romance of Philip Marlowe, or the cold, amoral, passionless vengeance of Sam Spade.
Hammer's daily arena of crummy dives, back alleys, and bourbon soaked flop-houses was the stuff of this radio series.
www.thrillingdetective.com /hammer.html   (2144 words)

  
 Poker Grub
The Hammer Challenge I of $20 was won Jan. 15, 2004 by Jason of Stick and Move.
The Hammer Challenge II of $20 and Positively Fifth Street: Murderers, Cheetahs, and Binion's World Series of Poker (courtesy of The Fat Guy) was won Jan. 18, 2004 by Paul at Intrepid Card Player.
The Hammer Challenge III of $65, a leather wallet, and a Terrible's t-shirt was won Jan. 31, 2004 by The Penguin at The Poker Penguin.
pokergrub.com /hammer.html   (633 words)

  
 MC Hammer Get's Spiritual on First Album in 3 Years...
Rapper/entrepreneur MC Hammer is to release his first new album in three years next month.
Hammer commences a 40-city U.S. and Caribbean tour in June.
Hammer is inviting a long list of RandB and gospel acts -- including Boyz II Men, BLACKstreet, dc Talk, and Kirk Franklin -- to participate on the music side.
www.freemaninstitute.com /hammer.htm   (356 words)

  
 CDV Software Entertainment AG - Hammer & Sickle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hammer & Sickle is a tactical RPG set in the spring of 1949.
Hammer and Sickle Selected -As one of the more original RPGs to come along in a long time...- by Dignews
Slated for a release later this quarter, Hammer and Sickle is the latest iteration of the acclaimed Silent Storm: Sentinels engine.
www.hammer-sickle.com /index.php?sprache=uk&sid=10   (961 words)

  
 Hammer Storage - Media coverage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hammer Storage, a division of Bell Microproducts, has released a new line of network storage devices based on Zetera’s Z-SAN SoIP (Storage-over-IP) technology.
The release of the Hammer Z-Series network storage line by Hammer Storage, a division of Bell Microproducts Inc., is a much-needed answer to the requirements of the SMB network storage space, according to Brian Nash, vice president and general manager, Hammer Storage.
Hammer's Z-Series product family are available either as a 1U rackmount solution or desktop, with support for up to 2TB per device using SATA-1 or SATA-2 disk drives.
www.hammer-storage.com /business_media.asp   (1203 words)

  
 MC Hammer Blog
HamFams (Hammer Fan Family) Get the album and also be first to post your review,love and support.
I MC Hammer am back dancing because the world needs to dance and Hip Hop needs leadership.
Even those who are not Hammer Fans but appreciate blogging's empowerment are welcomed supporters.
mchammer.blogspot.com   (1436 words)

  
 Category:Hammer - Valve Developer Community
The Valve Hammer Editor is the tool used for designing levels for Source engine games.
Hammer Viewports - How to navigate the 2D and 3D views.
What's New - New features of the Valve Hammer Editor for Source (3.x→4.x).
developer.valvesoftware.com /w/index.php?title=Hammer_Editor_Documentation   (168 words)

  
 Victory : 2006 Models : Hammer : Overview
The first thing you’ll notice about the 2006 Victory Hammer™ is that you can’t help but notice the 2006 Hammer.
Or, quite possibly, it’s the notion that as good as the Hammer looks on the outside, it was designed and built to aggressively outperform its competitors on the inside.
Or maybe the Hammer is so completely undeniable for all the reasons above.
www.polarisindustries.com /en-us/Victory/2006Models/Hammer   (119 words)

  
 hammer
(7.3 kg), attached to a steel wire at the end of which is a grip, for throwing for distance in the hammer throw.
They hammered out their differences over a glass of beer.
You'll have to hammer the rules into his head.
www.infoplease.com /dictionary/hammer   (388 words)

  
 Hammer History
But as a master carpenter, Perry discovered that when he "worked" with math on the job, he could easily grasp the principles that eluded him in the classroom.
It was his own experience that led Perry to create the If I Had A Hammer program.
Designed for fifth graders - children at a critical time in their development, see the value of the tools education gives them, and offers them hope for the future.
www.pcc.edu /pavtec/hammer/history.htm   (143 words)

  
 Hammer
Hammer is an interactive login cluster designed to address the need for running jobs interactively rather than through a batch submission system.
To obtain an account on Hammer you first need to be sure that you have a Penn State Access Account.
Please refer to the Hammer User's Guide for more information on accessing Hammer and compiling and running applications on it.
gears.aset.psu.edu /hpc/systems/hammer   (226 words)

  
 DBLP: Joachim Hammer
Dimitri Theodoratos, Joachim Hammer, Manfred A. Jeusfeld, Martin Staudt: Proceedings of the 3rd Intl.
Joachim Hammer, Lixin Fu: Improving the Performance of OLAP Queries Using Families of Statistics Trees.
Joachim Hammer, Chunbo Huang, Yihua Huang, Charnyote Pluempitiwiriyawej, Minsoo Lee, Haifei Li, Liu Wang, Youzhong Liu, Stanley Y. Su: The IDEAL Approach to Internet-Based Negotiation for E-Business.
www.informatik.uni-trier.de /~ley/db/indices/a-tree/h/Hammer:Joachim.html   (709 words)

  
 Hammer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It is largely separated into front and back-ends, so we can slot in different XML formats easily.
For instance, In the example file, the first "left" field is implied to be "Vertex".
Hammer is open source (in the downloaded jar), and released under the GPL (General Public Licence).
www.csse.monash.edu.au /~bren/Hammer   (181 words)

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