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2014-02-24 08:26:10

Voice command software using company's proprietary technology poised to catapult company to forefront of voice recognition industry SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DIOTEK, Korea's leading Mobile Software & Voice Technology Expert, is pleased to announce that it will be participating in the Mobile World Congress 2014 (MWC 2014), which will be held in Spain this year. The conference brings together industry leaders in the field of mobile technology for the purpose of...

2014-02-23 23:03:08

Second volume of the popular Artificial Intelligence for Humans series launches on Kickstarter. St Louis, MO (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 The birds and the bees serve as the muse behind the mathematical formulas featured in the latest book from data scientist Jeff Heaton that releases today on Kickstarter. This new volume of the Artificial Intelligence for Humans series introduces algorithms inspired by elements of nature to teach programmers the fundamentals of AI. "Artificial...

2014-02-21 23:04:04

New BDI Corridor home theater model shipping this month; full collection now available in white oak finish. Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Home furnishings design leader BDI is adding a new model and wood finish to its popular Corridor Home Theater collection. Corridor 8177, the new 65” wide three-compartment cabinet, will begin shipping this month. As the newest design in the collection, Corridor 8177 includes a center drawer that opens to reveal a full-width shelf that allows...

Robotics Innovation On The Rise
2014-02-21 05:13:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google’s acquisition of eight robotics companies, including MIT spinout Meka Robotics, has led some experts to believe we may be on the cusp of a robotics revolution. Co-founded in 2006 by Aaron Edsinger and Jeff Weber, Meka was an early creator of “compliant” humanoid robots that now work safely alongside humans in everyday environments from factories to research labs. Meka’s sophisticated robotics hardware includes...

2014-02-20 23:03:38

One of the oldest police departments in North Carolina is implementing automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) technology from NDI Recognition Systems. Longwood, FL (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The New Bern Police Department, one of the oldest police departments in North Carolina, is adding automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) technology from NDI Recognition Systems (NDI-RS) to its crime-fighting arsenal. The department has purchased a mobile ALPR solution for installation in one...

2014-02-19 04:22:00

LONDON, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer technology agency to bring "thank goodness I have Yelp" moments to life Dynamo PR ( http://www.dynamopr.com ) has been appointed as its UK agency by Yelp, one of the world's largest location based services, in the run up to its 10th Birthday celebrations later this year and before a global advertising push for Yelp's new tag line 'we know just the place...

2014-02-13 23:29:55

The site abb2u.com has recently posted a review of The MetaZone Performance Boosting System to show whether this system is efficient. (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 The MetaZone Performance Boosting System is a new training system that helps people increase their muscle building power, workout endurance and speed up their recovery. Its creator, Joe Weaver hopes that users will get their desired body shapes without exhausting themselves since his system does not force users to take rigid and...

MIT Develops Unprecedented System That Lets Robots Work Together
2014-02-13 08:59:33

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at MIT have developed a new system that combines simple control programs to enable fleets of robots or other “multiagent systems” to collaborate in extraordinary ways. Due to the difficulty of designing control programs for “multiagent systems” – groups of robots or networks of devices with different functions – engineers have typically restricted themselves to scenarios in which reliable information about...

2014-02-11 08:37:07

Innovative New and Enhanced Features Improve User Experience and Efficiency Throughout Document Digitization Process MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture and linguistic technologies and services, today announced FineReader 12, the newest version of its award-winning Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and document conversion software. FineReader 12 delivers faster document conversion, the ability to quickly open...

Ants Depend On A Tiny Neck Joint To Do Heavy Lifting: Study
2014-02-11 08:34:20

[ Watch the Video: Neck Joint The Key To An Ant's Strength ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We have known and celebrated the strength of the tiny ant, but never really understood how it was achieved, until now. A new study from Ohio State University, published in the Journal of Biomechanics, reveals that the real secret to the ant's legendary strength may lie in its tiny neck joint. The findings show that the neck joint of a common American field ant can...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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