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2014-04-16 20:21:12

FORT WAYNE, Ind., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced first quarter net income of $39 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion. By comparison, prior year first quarter net income was $48 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion, and sequential fourth quarter 2013 net income was $55 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.9 billion. First quarter 2014 earnings include a...

2014-04-16 20:20:36

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HMG issued a statement in agreement with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal's, D-Conn, appeal to bankruptcy judges that General Motors should be denied protection from liability claims in connection with the recall of 2.6 million vehicles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/DA03259 Bob Hilliard, lead lawyer and partner at the Texas law Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, requested a mandatory "Park It Now" injunction on...

2014-04-16 16:33:51

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, announced today it will report its first quarter 2014 financial results and business outlook after the market closes on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Following the release of financials, Steven Boal, President and CEO, and Mir Aamir, CFO and COO, will host a conference call to discuss the results at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT. The live webcast can be accessed on the...

2014-04-16 16:33:18

DUBLIN, Apr. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w26lz3/3d_printing ) has announced the addition of the "3D Printing Materials Market by Plastics, Metals, Ceramics, Others, Forms & End-User Industries - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) 3DP materials are primarily used as raw materials to manufacture any object with the use of a 3D printer. The...

2014-04-16 16:33:15

Second annual event designed to inspire, foster and support entrepreneurship in Arizona SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking the helm at Microchip Technology at a time when the company was faced with a challenging business environment, now-President and CEO Steve Sanghi grew, shaped and led the company to become a sector giant in the lucrative market for microcontrollers and analog semiconductors. For its second annual Entrepreneur Global Thought Leader Lecture,...

2014-04-16 16:32:28

PHILADELPHIA, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter Highlights -- Mivisa acquisition approved by European Commission -- Income per diluted share $0.17; Before Certain Items $0.57, an increase of 14% -- Global beverage can volumes grew 6%, driven by strong growth in Brazil and Asia Pacific Net sales in the first quarter grew to $1,993...

2014-04-16 16:32:09

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) today announced results for the first quarter of 2014. Net earnings for the quarter ended March 28, 2014 were $579.7 million, or $0.81 per share on a diluted basis, an 8% increase over first quarter 2013 non-GAAP adjusted diluted net earnings per share of $0.75. Sales for the first quarter of 2014 were $4.7 billion, 5% higher than the $4.4 billion reported for the first quarter of 2013. Core revenues...

2014-04-16 16:32:03

TICKER SYMBOL: IFX MONTREAL, April 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Imaflex Inc. (TSXV: IFX) announces results for the year ended December 31, 2013. (unaudited) Year 2013 Year 2012 (CDN $ thousands, except per share amounts) Q4 2013 Q4 2012 ----------- ------- ------- Sales 13,866 12,092 56,052 47,269 ----- ------...

2014-04-16 16:32:01

WAGONER, Okla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For years, Dale and Sue Nichols have made their home in the woods and rolling hills of Cherokee County, where Sue was born. But now in their 60s, with their children and grandchildren living elsewhere, they've decided to offer their 438-acre estate at auction. "I'm spending much of my time working in Houston, and this is just too much for Sue to maintain with me gone for days at a time," said Dale. "We're keeping some land here, but we...

2014-04-16 16:30:48

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) will report results for its fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2014 on Monday, May 5, 2014, following the close of the U.S. financial markets. The Company will also host an investor conference call and live webcast on the same day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time / 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to provide a company update and discuss the financial results....


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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...

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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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