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break the mold

to do something differently, after it has been done in the same way for a long time She was the woman who broke the mold and brought new energy to the role of First Lady.
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While there are a great number of companies trying to capitalize on this truth, only a few truly take approaches that break the mold of traditional security solutions," said Grant.
Shriver - if she chooses - can break the mold for California first ladies.
The platform continues to break the mold for end-user simplicity and delivering BI to customers when and how they work.
Tomoko would find a way to break the mold - he was sure of it.
With rising demands from both enterprise and carrier network providers, the only way to achieve the next level of switching scalability is to break the mold," said Rob Sturgill, president and CEO of Enigma Semiconductor.
Hanks likens the cable channel to the BBC in terms of its willingness to break the mold.
It's great to see games like UBO that break the mold of fantasy-based Massive Multiplayer Games and can potentially reach out to a whole new audience of gamers," said Jamie Berger, vice president of consumer products for GameSpy.