Look up prodigy in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.
Prodigy may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary logo Wiktionary is a Wikimedia Foundation project intended to be a free wiki dictionary (including thesaurus and lexicon) in almost every language. ...
Child prodigy, someone who is a master of one or more skills or arts at an early age:
Prodigy (symposium), a national level technical symposium conducted by PEA, NIT Trichy.
The word prodigy should not be confused with prodigal (as in "Prodigal Son", one of the best known parables of Jesus). A child prodigy, or simply prodigy, is someone who is a master of one or more skill or art at an early age. ... Prodigy Communications Corporation was a dialup service (a sort of mega-BBS) for home computers in the United States before the advent of the Internet. ... See also: 1905 in literature, other events of 1906, 1907 in literature, list of years in literature. ... Hermann Hesse in 1927 Hermann Hesse (2 July 1877 â 9 August 1962) was a German-Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. ... Beneath the Wheel (Unterm Rad) is a novel written by Hermann Hesse. ... It has been suggested that Alli Maclnnes be merged into this article or section. ... Big beat (also Big Beat, or sometimes chemical breaks) is a term devised in the mid 1990s by the British music press, as a way of describing the work of The Chemical Brothers, but was defined by the work of Fatboy Slim. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Prodigy is a fictional character, a mutant in the Marvel Universe, one of the student body in the Xavier Institute, and a member of the New Mutants squad therein. ... The Return of the Prodigal Son (1773) by Pompeo Batoni The Prodigal Son, also known as The Lost Son is one of the best known parables of Jesus. ...
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title. If an internal link referred you to this page, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.
In 1996 Prodigy was acquired by the former founders of Boston Technology and their new firm International Wireless, with Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helú, a principal owner of Telmex, as a minority investor.
Prodigy was accused in late 1990 and early 1991 of spying on its users; this was one of the first online privacy scares.
Prodigy contended that the data were never transmitted; in fact, their software was preallocating disk space but not zeroing it before use -- a conscious choice intended to reduce startup time on slow home computers.
Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Want to know more? Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:
Press Releases |
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m