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2014-10-31 23:10:14

This Halloween Freightgate is inviting shippers to replace haunted, outdated Transportation Management Systems with the bright new future of a Logistics Cloud solution on the Freightgate Universe. Fountain Valley, California (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Deep within the boiling cauldron of every supply chain are spooky horror stories. Often overworked logistics professionals are faced with supply chain challenges chock-full with creepy crawlers and The Walking Dead. A never-ending grind of...

2014-10-31 23:09:39

TEC research analysts affirm that even amid fluctuations in the market, CPQ software will continue to evolve and flourish. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Configure, price, and quote (CPQ) solutions can help a company drive sales effectiveness by playing a critical role in the lead-to-win sales process. Over the past few years, Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) has witnessed a growing need for CPQ solutions due to increasing customer demand for products and services that are...

2014-10-31 23:09:01

With BUSINESS TV INXPO provides consistent and cost effective internal communication tool that encourages executives and employees to engage with each other. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Today INXPO announces a cutting edge virtual communications technology called BUSINESS TV – a solution that enables executives to engage employees, in order to increase employee satisfaction, overall productivity and revenue through video content Designed as a self-service platform,...

2014-10-31 23:08:01

The SmartVault Connected Desktop offers bridge from desktop to cloud—delivering all the benefits of cloud storage with the speed and performance of a desktop app. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 SmartVault, a leading provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) online document storage and secure file sharing solutions, today announced the release of its new SmartVault Connected Desktop. Connecting users to their data in a simple, easy-to-use interface designed and optimized for the...

2014-10-31 23:07:32

“Business owners and managers are realizing that if they don’t change their mindset to the ‘21st Century Methodology of Advertising’, they will quickly disappear. They are finding that their newspaper ads and Yellow Page advertising is costly, yet, is no longer stimulating traffic to frequent their businesses,” says marketing profit expert Elaine Albright. SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 “Business owners and managers are realizing that if they don’t change...

2014-10-31 23:07:20

Becoming a franchisee is a delicate balancing act that must take ino account not only your needs but the wishes and requirements of the company you are franchising from, and that can be both confusing and daunting. To ease the process, Wise Business Plans is proud to now offer fully customized business planning support through a planning style creates just for those looking to run a franchise. (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 According to FranchiseLawyer.com, the franchising industry and...

2014-10-31 23:06:37

Second annual event experiences notable growth as it celebrates the city’s booming tech ecosystem New York, NY (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Techweek, the nation’s leading technology conference and festival showcasing and enabling innovation ecosystems, successfully concluded its second annual Techweek New York event on October 5, 2014. With marked growth from the inaugural year in 2013, the conference and expo saw 2,677 attendees pass through its doors to celebrate New York City’s...

2014-10-31 23:06:30

Leading Predictive Analytics Software Company Hosts Third Analytics Education Session This Year Conway, NH (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Rapid Insight Inc., the leading provider of easy to use predictive analytics and data blending software, hosted a day of theoretical and practical education focused on predictive modeling and data analysis. On October 28th, attendees from as far away as Texas and Indiana came together to learn how to process and prepare data for modeling, modeling best...

2014-10-31 23:06:22

Industry Conference to Feature Peer-to-Peer Education from Successful Healthcare Organizations Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Influence Health, formerly MEDSEEK, announces that they will be a Bronze sponsor, exhibitor and co-presenter at the 18th annual Greystone.net Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC) in Scottsdale, Arizona next week. On the heels of unveiling a new brand reflective of its ongoing delivery of healthcare’s exclusive digital consumer engagement and activation...

2014-10-31 23:05:23

In November, Sectorlink’s new digital media division will be up off the ground and running. The premier service caters to businesses in the B2B and retail sectors, while complementing the web hosting services Sectorlink already offers. Flint, MI (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Sectorlink, a recognized leader in the global web hosting and dedicated server market, will begin offering a new digital media division of their services this November, which will cater to B2B and retail businesses,...


Latest Business Reference Libraries

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
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.