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2014-12-17 23:09:19

This study provides office equipment and supplies vendors, paper mills, managed service providers, software vendors, and channel players in France, Germany, and the U.K.

2014-12-17 23:08:32

Broadleaf Commerce announces the release of their B2B webinar series and new B2B solutions white paper specifically for the aftermarket industry.

2014-12-17 23:08:09

Global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor, Yellowfin, has been named among the world’s 20 most popular BI solutions in an industry study by enterprise software advisory

2014-12-17 23:08:06

W2 Mate software launched new 1099-DIV electronic filing module for the 2014 / 2015 tax season with support for the latest 1099 E-File format released by the IRS.

2014-12-17 23:07:57

Millennials will rule the real estate marketplace, predicts Realtor.com, with the Twin Cities housing market being a top draw.

2014-12-17 23:07:48

The new Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) Thought Leader Sponsorship helps companies go beyond traditional association marketing and establish their brands as influential sources

2014-12-17 23:07:34

As a Gold Managed Print Specialist, Loffler Companies meets high standards of expertise in Managed Print Services, from print fleet management to document workflow, for the most cost effective

2014-12-17 23:07:22

As shoppers enter the countdown to Christmas, the National Foundation for Credit Counseling® (NFCC) offers tips to help them cross the finish line without compromising their financial well-being.

2014-12-17 23:06:48

The elite Diamond Catalyst award will be presented for the second time in 2015 at TDn2K's Global Best Practices Conference recognizing a company that sets the standard for overall business

2014-12-17 23:06:45

Burlington Junction Railway joins a growing list of forward thinking railroads that have implemented the ShipXpress RailSync® software solution and as a result, have found collaboration with


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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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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.