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2012-05-31 10:25:57

SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NetworkedHelpDesk.org today announced that it is accepting new members to adopt its open standard to deliver superior customer service at the Atlassian Summit. Established at the 2011 Atlassian Summit, NetworkedHelpDesk.org is an open initiative to create seamless communication among multiple partners and suppliers to deliver an unprecedented customer experience. Organizations with multiple partners, suppliers or departments often use...

Image 1 - Student Creates Smartphone Made From Bamboo
2012-02-02 13:05:41

[ Watch the Video ] A 23-year-old Middlesex University student has created an ingenius new smartphone that is mostly made from four-year-old organically grown bamboo treated to help improve its durability. It comes equipped with Google's Android operating system and is expected to launch later on this year. Kieron Scott-Woodhouse said he designed the phone in his spare time because he was frustrated that so many models looked similar to each other. The device weighs about half as...

2012-01-18 12:06:00

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Furniture manufacturer, Natural Ergonomics, is producing a collection of occasional tables made from bamboo plywood. The Bamboo Collection features an array of bamboo plywood material options, from horizontal and vertical grains to Neapolitan, a unique blend of light and dark bamboo strands to create a zebrawood effect. The bamboo furniture is manufactured in the United States using both precise manufacturing and old world...

2012-01-01 08:00:00

The Tropical Horticulture Website of Dr. agr. Volker Kleinhenz features two new publications on mineral nutrition of bamboo. These papers are based on agronomic research on nutrient usage of bamboo at Central Queensland University (CQU) in Australia. (PRWEB) January 01, 2012 Besides his Curriculum vitae, a number of presentations developed during his employment for scientific, commercial and rural-development organizations, and several packages of cultivation practices for different crops,...

2011-12-13 08:00:00

Sunlighten, the world leader in production and distribution of infrared saunas, is launching a line of Bamboo Carbon Sauna Towels that are uniquely anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and made without the use of harmful dyes or bleaches. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 Sunlighten, the world leader in production and distribution of infrared saunas, is launching a line of Bamboo Carbon Sauna Towels that are uniquely anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and made without the use of harmful dyes or...

2011-12-06 20:58:00

SAN FRANCISCO and PARIS, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Socialtype(TM) introduces its SaaS (Software as a Service) platform, called Bamboo(TM), to the Gaming Industry at GameConnection 2011 in Paris. Bamboo is the company's ?agship Player Acquisition, Loyalty and Rewards Platform which leverages Facebook, Foursquare and Twitter. Any game company looking to take advantage of the 800+ million audience that Facebook offers can have its own branded "Ambassadors Club" right out of the...

2011-12-02 09:00:00

SYDNEY, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The recently launched BAMBOO. digital agency, a 360 full service digital agency, took home 5 awards in the 2011 WebAwards, making it among the most-awarded agencies in this year's competition from more than 2,000 sites from 45 countries, judged across 96 industry categories. BAMBOO was among the most-awarded agencies in this year's competition, winning 5 awards, including 2 "Retail Standard of Excellence" awards and 3 "Outstanding Website" awards. "We're...

2011-11-30 08:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mu Dynamics, Inc. (www.mudynamics.com), the leader in validating and testing applications and application-aware networks, today announced that Blitz has been integrated with the Atlassian development tool, Bamboo, a Continuous Integration (CI) server. Atlassian has made Blitz available on its Plugin exchange, in use today by leading application development organizations. Integrating Blitz and leveraging its unique, cloud-based...

2011-11-18 08:00:00

The Agronomy Website of Dr. agr. Volker Kleinhenz features two publications which cover water use of bamboo based on calculation of water-use potential and its' validation through empirical field studies. Phnom Penh, Cambodia (PRWEB) November 18, 2011 The paper on "Estimating water usage of bamboo" is based on the tremendous requirement for information about water usage of bamboo. Commercial producers of bamboo seek figures for selecting suitable locations for plantations and estimating...

2011-11-05 07:00:00

The Agribusiness Website of Dr. agr. Volker Kleinhenz features a paper on storage methods for extending shelf life of fresh, edible bamboo shoots published in the science journal Postharvest Biology and Technology, and one on cold storage to extend shelf life of Chinese Waterchestnut. Phnom Penh, Cambodia (PRWEB) November 05, 2011 Volker's homepage contains a section on his scientific publications. Within this section, his publications are currently available in HTML format but will soon...


Latest Bamboo Reference Libraries

Heavenly Bamboo, Nandina domestica
2014-01-12 10:23:00

Nandina domestica is a flowering plant. The species may also be referred to as Heavenly bamboo or Sacred bamboo. Despite its common names the species is not in fact bamboo, but an evergreen shrub. Nandina domestica belongs to the Berberidaceae family. The plant is native to eastern Asia, specifically from the Himalayas to Japan. Typically Nandina domestica plants grow up to 7 feet tall and approximately 5 feet wide. The shrub has clustered un-branched stems at its ground base. Leaves are...

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2009-06-17 13:03:39

The African Alpine Bamboo (Yushania alpina) is a species of perennial bamboo that is native to tropical Africa. It grows in dense stands on the mountains and volcanoes surrounding the Great Rift Valley between 8200 feet and 11,000 feet above sea level. The grass stems of the alpine bamboo are often used as fencing, plumbing and other building materials. Photo Copyright and Credit

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2009-04-23 10:56:12

Guadua is a moderate to very large species of thorny clumping bamboo in the Neotropics genus. The physical size of the Guadua angustifolia makes it the largest Neotropic bamboo. This genus is similar to Bambusa and is sometimes classified in the Bambusa category. This bamboo is intensely dominant in the Amazon basin and the Orinoco basin. Typically, it grows in low altitudes below 1,640 yards, but has been discovered in higher altitudes of up to 2,700 yards. Lowland tropical and...

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2006-12-13 15:27:37

The bamboo rats are four species of rodents of the subfamily Rhizomyinae. They are the sole living representatives of the tribe Rhizomyini. All are found in the eastern half of Asia. Bamboo rats vary in size. The Lesser Bamboo Rat is typically 5.09 to 9.84 in (15 to 25 cm long), and weighs from 17.64 to 26.46 oz (500 to 750 g). The Sumatra Bamboo Rat, which can reach lengths of nearly 19.69 in (50 cm) with a 7.87 (20 cm) tail, and weighs up to 8.82 lbs (4 kg). However they are all bulky,...

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