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MIT Breakthrough Brings Delivery Drones Closer To Reality

MIT Breakthrough Brings Delivery Drones Closer To Reality

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The much vaunted drone delivery promise has taken a step closer to reality. In December last year the online retail giant Amazon revealed its “Prime Air” plans to deliver its products...

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2014-08-22 04:21:33

Taking a Peek Behind Closed Doors! ColdChainIQ.com [http://www.coldchainiq.com/supply-chain-security/white-papers/cold-chain-iq-benchmarking-report-7-best-practice ] , a division of IQPC, is delighted to announce their brand new Benchmarking Report - a collection of some of the best case studies of leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the world. This report showcases those who are striving to overcome the challenges of a complex global life sciences supply...

2014-08-22 00:20:42

Platts and Oil Marketplace Eye Likely Need for Free-On-Board Straits Price Reference SINGAPORE, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The expansion of Singapore as a leading Asia-Pacific energy hub, combined with the country's moratorium on the development of further onshore storage, has led to the hub expanding beyond national borders to encompass infrastructure in Malaysia, according to the Platts Special Report "FOB Singapore Beyond Singapore -Towards FOB Straits" released at the Platts...

2014-08-21 23:16:44

Sage North America partner specializing in the sales, installation, and support of Sage 100 ERP, Sage 500 ERP, Sage ERP X3, and Sage CRM, announces the 2014 ERP & CRM Business Technology Summit. Chardon, OH (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Today e2b teknologies, a Sage North America partner specializing in the sales, installation, and support of Sage 100 ERP, Sage 500 ERP, Sage ERP X3, and Sage CRM, announced an ERP & CRM Business Technology Summit for businesses interested in learning...

2014-08-21 23:16:42

The imminent release of Yellowfin 7.1 – the latest version of global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor Yellowfin’s BI solution – will enable users to geocode address data to post or zip code level on-the-fly. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Yellowfin 7.1 will be officially released via a series of Webinars, running throughout Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 August 2014. Register for the official Webinar launch HERE:...

2014-08-21 23:16:27

Clinovations earned the position of 767 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies and experienced a growth rate of 594% in a three-year period. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Clinovations, LLC, based in Washington, DC, earned the position of 767 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America, experiencing a staggering 594% growth. “It’s been an amazing transformation, in such a short period of time, from what we used to...

2014-08-21 23:15:58

Combined Company Delivers Data-Driven, Optimized Paid Media Campaigns in Social Media Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Polygraph Media today announced it has acquired Offergraph, the predictive marketing technology company founded by Ian Karnell, Jeremi Karnell, and Dr. Edo Airoldi. Polygraph Media has helped brands optimize paid, owned, and earned media social campaigns with data science since the launch of its real-time Facebook analytics and data platform in 2012. Offergraph also...

2014-08-21 23:15:30

IXACT Contact Solutions Inc., the premier CRM for REALTORS® North America-wide, adds social media share buttons to the professionally written and designed monthly e-Newsletter that the company provides each month to its subscribers. The share buttons give e-Newsletter recipients the option to share the email on their social media sites, increasing awareness and exposure for the Realtor. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 IXACT Contact customers can now send out their real estate...

2014-08-21 23:15:23

A new Indianapolis-based company is putting a unique spin on the world of mobile deal apps. Shopyourspot, LLC, announces the launch of a ground-breaking approach to the free mobile deal app. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 http://www.shopyourspot.com A new Indianapolis-based company is putting a unique spin on the world of mobile deal apps. Shopyourspot, LLC, announces the launch of a ground-breaking approach to the free mobile deal app. Shop Your Spot can now be...

2014-08-21 23:15:20

FMSI, a leading workforce optimization vendor for banks and credit unions, announced today its client Community First Credit Union of Florida is implementing the new Whole Branch Scheduling™ enhancement to FMSI’s Omnix Staff Scheduler™. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 FMSI, a leading workforce optimization vendor for banks and credit unions, announced today its client Community First Credit Union of Florida is implementing the new Whole Branch Scheduling™ enhancement to...

2014-08-21 23:15:14

Transaction processing time sped up substantially at CoinRNR with the addition of DebitWay. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Concord, Ontario based Canadian cryptocurrency merchant; CoinRNR.com has been helping Canadians bridge the gap between fiat and crypto coins since December 25th, 2013 and by virtue of its Raleigh, North Carolina based division; CM Technologies, LLC, CoinRNR has also been servicing American clients. CoinRNR’s mandate is to facilitate the transition...


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The History of 3D Printing
2013-09-20 10:14:26

Three-dimensional printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of using additives to form solid 3D objects of virtually any shape from a digital model. This is achieved using specially formulated additives, such as plastics, that are formed into successive layers of material typically laid down on a platform in different shapes. 3D printing is uniquely distinct from a more traditional 3D sculpting technique, which relies on the removal of layers (subtractive manufacturing)...

The History Of Robotics
2013-09-08 10:48:36

Robotics is a branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation and application of robots and autonomous systems, as well as the computer systems that power such devices, including control, sensory feedback and information processing. Robots are typically designed as automated machines that can take the place of humans. Most robotic machines can be seen in manufacturing lines, such as widely used in the auto industry. Robots are also utilized to replace humans in...

Flip or Clamshell
2012-07-01 22:49:47

The flip or clamshell is a form factor found mainly in cellphones in the electronics market. There are typically two distinct sections of the device that fold together via a hinge. When the device is open, it is up and ready to be used, and provides more surface area then when closed. When the unit is closed, the interface components such as keys and display are protected and the device is shorter, making for easier to be carried and stored. A disadvantage of the flip unit is the connecting...

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2010-10-26 18:29:03

A paper clip is a thin wire in a looped shape that uses elasticity and strength of its construction materials to compress and hold pieces of paper together. Other types of clips use a two piece clamping system. Recent innovations are multi-colored plastic-coated paper clips. The first patent for a bent wire paper clip was awarded to Samuel B. Fay in 1867. He wanted it to be used for attaching tickets to fabric originally. His design, however, is not really reminiscent to the modern...

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2010-10-11 21:16:18

Liquid Paper, a brand of the Newell Rubbermaid Company, is a type of correction fluid used to fix typewriting in the past and now handwriting mistakes. Bette Nesmith Graham created the first correction fluid in 1951. Since she worked as a typist she made many mistakes and wanted to correct them, so she started with tempera paint and created what she called Mistake Out. She even provided her co-workers with bottles that had the brand name on it. Soon Graham was fired from her typist job...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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