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2014-10-30 23:15:01

The former 2.5 million sq. ft. ORMET Aluminum Plant 4-day auction includes over 300 pieces of rolling stock, more than 100 transformers feeding 25 million lbs. of aluminum buss duct and thousands of: tools, service items, equipment and computer items. Hannibal, Ohio (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 NIAGARA Worldwide LLC for Hannibal Development Partners is thrilled with the work performed by RABIN, CRG and PPL Auction to prepare for one of this year’s largest auctions set for viewing Saturday...

2014-10-30 23:14:54

Leading Financial Career Site, FinancialJobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends from the Financial Jobs Industry. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 In a recent report released by Robert Half, two-thirds (68%) of CFOs revealed a certain level of difficulty in finding skilled candidates to fill professional-level financial jobs. The 2015 Salary Guide: Accounting & Finance released by the professional staffing firm, surveyed more than 2,100 CFOs in 20 of the largest U.S markets. The...

2014-10-30 23:14:33

Advanced Solutions International (ASI) — a global provider of not-for-profit software — recently held its first-ever CxO Performance Improvement Summit bringing together more than 60 association and not-for-profit leaders to share tips, trends, and case studies on how to boost retention, revenue, and performance. See the agenda and speakers list. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Advanced Solutions International (ASI), a global provider of not-for-profit software, today...

2014-10-30 23:14:26

In-house application engineer expert to give AU attendees an inside look at 3D techniques and capabilities Novi, Mich. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Join Tata Technologies, premier Autodesk Gold Partner, at Autodesk University 2014 for three days of learning, innovation, certification, and networking. This unique experience will provide design and engineering professionals from across the US and the world with advanced training, greater understanding of new products and technologies, and...

2014-10-30 23:14:06

CHAMPS Group Purchasing, the supply chain specialists, announced it has awarded an aggregation agreement with Action Bag, on their Premier contract for specialty bags. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 CHAMPS Group Purchasing, the supply chain specialists, announced it has awarded an aggregation agreement with Action Bag, on their Premier contract for specialty bags. Through this new aggregation, Action Bag will offer even lower pricing to CHAMPS’ members - effective Oct.1, 2014...

2014-10-30 23:13:57

Arizona-based online customer community software company, Socious, will be discussing the evolution of customer engagement and the role of peer-to-peer customer communities at Customer Engagement World from November 5-6, 2014, in New York City. Gilbert, AZ (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 There is a direct connection between a business’s ability to keep customers engaged and that company’s performance on a variety of core business objectives. WHY IS CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT IMPORTANT? Businesses...

2014-10-30 23:13:32

Swiss Post Solutions (SPS), a premier provider of business process outsourcing and digitization solutions, announced the results of its annual client survey, revealing a high level of satisfaction among customers in North America. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Swiss Post Solutions (SPS), a premier provider of business process outsourcing and digitization solutions, announced the results of its annual client survey, revealing a high level of satisfaction among customers in North...

2014-10-30 23:13:27

My City Services Online, a unique Global, Places and Events directory, is pleased to announce its presence online. Not only can businesses and service providers advertise their services to local consumers for a modest fee, but individuals and non-profit organization may advertise local events Free of Charge. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 My City Services Online, a unique Global, Places and Events directory, is pleased to announce its presence online. Not only can businesses and service...

2014-10-30 23:13:16

Certified Salesforce Cloud Consulting Company BrainSell is holding a free webinar on November 12th, 2014 from 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm EST titled “Stylize Your Salesforce — Customized Dashboard Components Webinar.” BrainSell hopes that Salesforce will benefit from learning how to create visually compelling and informative dashboard components. Topsfield, MA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Creating a Salesforce dashboard that is nimble, yet full of valuable components and functionality should...

2014-10-30 23:12:47

ISI to share solutions that enhance communication management efforts Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of communication management solutions, will be sponsoring this year’s Dimension Data Americas Annual Conference starting November 3 in Miami Beach, FL. This year’s event is poised to be a great one. Topics will range from mobility to security, and tackle key issues for healthcare, government, and retail industries. A number...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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