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Sonos, which offers wireless speakers, soundbars, amplifiers and related services, is a scrappy underdog that has flourished despite competitive threats from sizable rivals since its 2002 debut, Spence says.Sonos CEO Patrick Spence Sounds Off About Big Tech Behaving Badly|Joann S. Lublin|July 24, 2022|Time
At higher altitudes, hovering, which takes a lot of energy compared with other forms of flight, is more challenging and requires even more energy, Spence says.High altitudes may be a climate refuge for some birds, but not these hummingbirds|Rachel Crowell|May 26, 2022|Science News
Spence says the company used to vote on nearly every decision, which led to an “information overload and a constant barrage of needing to feel like you needed to keep on everything that was being proposed.”
Red light will bring out the fruitiness of wine, while green light will make the vino suddenly taste sour and fresher, according to Spence.Host an unforgettable meal with science and a personal touch|Sofia Quaglia|November 22, 2021|Popular-Science
Susan Powers, Spence Professor of Sustainable Environmental Systems and the Director of the Institute for a Sustainable Environment, Clarkson UniversityThis article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license.Menstrual Cups Are A Cheaper, More Sustainable Way For Women To Cope With Periods Than Tampons Or Pads|LGBTQ-Editor|September 17, 2021|No Straight News
Both Linda Perilstein, executive director of Cradle of Hope, and Leslie Case of Spence-Chapin, both declined to comment.Couple Sues Over Russian ‘Bait-and-Switch’ Adoption of Disabled Kids|Tina Traster|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1940 he married Dorothy Spence and soon had two young sons, Jim and Chris, to support.The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum|Robert Ward|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Pastor Spence is also correct that the modern outrage artist owes an enormous debt to punk pioneers The Sex Pistols.
Spence is the leader of an aboriginal community called Attawapiskat in northern Ontario.
Theresa Spence was elected chief of Attawapiskat in 2010, after long service in other governance positions.
“They tried the thumbscrews on me,” said Spence with a pitiful smile, glancing at his injured members.Hunted and Harried|R.M. Ballantyne
Such sympathy with slavery received its reward in the appointment of Mr. Spence as financial agent of the Confederacy.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.
Turning from the applause, he introduced Ben Spence as "a labor lawyer, with a union card in place of a heart."Mountain|Clement Wood
I 'ave a daughter as can give you a room, and there you become a widow, Mrs. Spence—just buried 'im in Sheffield.Workhouse Characters|Margaret Wynne Nevinson
When Brand spoke in this way, Jim Spence was far too wary to ask personal questions.The Pillar of Light|Louis Tracy
British Dictionary definitions for spence (1 of 2)
- a larder or pantry
- any monetary allowance
- a parlour, esp in a cottage