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2014-08-21 23:01:45

Top executives from leading North American petrochemical manufactures’ including: Heidi Alderman, SVP of Petrochemicals at BASF, Brian Ames, President of Olefins and Aromatics at Dow Chemical Company and David Peebles, VP at Braskem/ Odebrecht - will be joining experts from across the petrochemicals value chain in Houston this December at the North American Petrochemicals Conference and Exhibition (3-4 Dec). (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 BASF, Dow Chemical and Braskem will address the huge...

2014-08-21 23:01:16

Markit Media offers new Loyalty Card to help companies capitalize on the holiday season, and 5 marketing musts for every business owner. The first 50 Companies to plan their holiday marketing with Markit Media receive $25 dollar gift card. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well it’s almost that beloved time of year when the Scottsdale desert comes back to life. It may seam far away but, leading retailers will start planning for the...

2014-08-21 23:00:33

Experience Advertising, Inc. Has Been Ranked the Top Affiliate Marketing Company With Superior Marks in Affiliate Recruiting and Affiliate Management Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Following an in-depth vendor analysis, client evaluation, and program review, Topseos.com, the independent authority on digital agency vendors, announced recently that Experience Advertising Inc., was named #1 on their list of best affiliate program management companies for August 2014. Experience...

2014-08-21 23:00:27

SaveOnResorts.com Chooses INTUITION By Perspective Group To Enhance Brand Visibility Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 SaveOnResorts.com, a travel centric technology company, has selected Perspective Group, the leading independent PR & Media Company globally for the vacation ownership industry, to assist with brand marketing strategies through its INTUITION Brand Marketing service. SaveOnResorts.com offers an extended network of travel services through the use of innovative...

2014-08-21 23:00:26

The Workshop Will Offer Helpful Tips On How Business Owners Can Increase Their Visibility Online Louisville, KY (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 One Thing Marketing, a Louisville SEO company, is hosting a free educational workshop that is ideal for small business owners who want to attract more customers and increase sales. Titled “How to Optimize Your Business for Local Search,” the workshop will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and also from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 26 at Indiana...

2014-08-21 20:20:55

CALGARY, Alberta, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oando Energy Resources Inc. ("Oando Energy Resources" or the "Company") (TSX:OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, is pleased to announce the conversion to equity of principal and interest in the amount of US$ 98 million, outstanding under the US$ 1.2 billion facility agreement dated 10 February, 2014 with Oando Plc (the "Oando Loan") (the "Conversion"). US$ 41 million of principal...

2014-08-21 16:27:39

Underwriters exercised option to purchase an additional 2,850,000 Ordinary Shares PARAMUS, New Jersey, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceragon Networks Ltd. [http://www.ceragon.com ] (NASDAQ: CRNT [http://www.ceragon.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=itemlist&layout=category&task=category&id=48&Itemid=314&lang=en ] ), the #1 high-capacity wireless hauling specialist today announced closing the sale of an additional 2,850,000 ordinary shares upon the...

2014-08-21 16:27:29

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a global leader in integrated silicon solutions, today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015, ended August 2, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100719/SF36559LOGO-b Key Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 Financial Highlights -- Revenue: Q2 FY 2015, $962 Million -- GAAP Net Income: Q2 FY 2015, $139 Million -- GAAP Diluted EPS: Q2 FY 2015, $0.27...

2014-08-21 16:27:15

- Revenue of $1.32 Billion, up 38% Year-Over-Year SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the world's #1 CRM platform (http://www.salesforce.com/), today announced results for its fiscal second quarter ended July 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130612/SF30598LOGO "Salesforce.com continues to be the fastest growing top 10 software company with 38% year-over-year growth in revenue, and more than 30% year-over-year growth in deferred revenue and...

2014-08-21 16:27:13

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT), today announced that James W. Armstrong has been promoted to Chief Accounting Officer. Armstrong joined DuPont Fabros Technology at the time of its initial public offering in 2007 as the Director of Financial Reporting. In this role, Armstrong was instrumental in preparing DFT for compliance with Securities and Exchange reporting requirements as well as meeting the financial reporting control...


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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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barratry
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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