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2014-04-18 23:08:41

Friday Consulting and Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) have partnered to launch a new social entrepreneurship award: The Impact Weavers Award.They are now accepting nominations and will be awarding two recipients with tickets to SOCAP14, a published interview, and mentorship opportunities. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 On Wednesday, Friday Consulting announced the launch of a new social entrepreneurship award in partnership with Social Capital Markets (SOCAP): The Impact Weavers...

2014-04-18 23:08:29

KeepCalling.com implemented 3D Secure, a solution that offers additional protection to online transactions. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Security of online transactions has always been a major concern for KeepCalling.com. This is why early April, KeepCalling.com implemented 3D secure, an additional security layer for online credit and debit card transactions. This new system reinforces the existing security filters, making the authentication process for online payments even...

2014-04-18 23:08:27

http://www.datasite.com -- Merrill DataSite in partnership with PitchBook presents the 2Q 2014 U.S. PE Breakdown report which provides a review of all U.S private equity investment, exits and fundraising activity in the first quarter of 2014. New York, US (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Download the report here: http://bit.ly/Qnj6iH Merrill DataSite in partnership with PitchBook presents the 2Q 2014 U.S. PE Breakdown report which provides a review of all U.S private equity investment, exits and...

2014-04-18 23:07:10

Florida Restaurant Franchise Group's Restaurants make terrific EB-5 investments due to their brand popularity, debt to equity ratios, and heavy job counts Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Franchise businesses were responsible for adding more than 30,000 U.S. private-sector jobs in March, according to ADP's March, 2014 National Franchise Report. ADP is one of the largest providers of business processing services to employers around the world. Restaurant franchises lead the...

2014-04-18 23:06:08

Houston-Area Company Introduces New CRM Software Tools Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 For decades now, car dealerships have relied increasingly upon the customer relationship management (CRM) model for managing their interactions with potential and current customers. Using CRM, everything is organized: from sales and marketing to customer service and technical support. CAR-Research XRM has been helping the automotive industry in this regard since the mid-1990s, and now it's...

2014-04-18 23:06:07

Sole Managed Mobility Service Provider Recognized on Boston Business Journal’s 2014 Pacesetters List; Ranks 29th Overall Danvers, MA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Wireless Analytics, LLC, a pioneer of outsourced wireless expense management and award-winning provider of managed enterprise mobility services, is pleased to announce that it has been ranked 29th on the Boston Business Journal’s 2014 Pacesetters, an annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in Massachusetts. The list...

2014-04-18 23:05:53

Anahata Software Company in Melbourne has released its creative, customized ICT solutions for the Seafood industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The much anticipated ICT solution for the Seafood industry has been released. In order to remain competitive, it is important to acquire software that meets the objectives of the Seafood business. Anahata has developed a reputation for designing customized ICT solutions for industries in Melbourne and the outlying areas....

2014-04-18 23:05:49

Low availability of substitutes and high specialization hamper buyer power in the electrical engineering services market, although buyers benefit from a fragmented market and low vendor financial risk. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Electrical Engineering Services to its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles,...

2014-04-18 23:05:18

iPEO Solutions (http://iPEOsolutions.com) is releasing a series of straight-forward video presentations designed to help small- and mid-sized firms decide if outsourcing to a Professional Employer Organization (PEO) will help make them more successful. The first video is titled “What is a PEO?” Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 More executives are pondering whether or not to outsource certain non-core services to a Professional Employer Organization, but some wonder how to start having...

2014-04-18 23:04:44

Vendor Landscape report by leading IT research and advisory firm also rates PowerSteering an “Exemplary Performer” for support of portfolio-level planning. Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Upland Software, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise work management applications, today announced its PowerSteering product for top-down program and portfolio management has been recognized as an Innovator for the third consecutive year in Info-Tech Research Group’s “Vendor...


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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
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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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