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Accounting Today named HORNE LLP number 47 on the 2015 Top 100 Firms list. Ridgeland, Miss.

2015-03-27 20:26:27

FREMONT, Calif., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Power Corporation (NYSE Amex: DPW -

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DELAND, Fla., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ARC Group Worldwide, Inc.

2015-03-27 20:24:08

Legislation Allows Retailers to Lower Prices and Offer Discounts on Contact Lenses SALT LAKE CITY, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, in a victory for consumers, the Contact Lens

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The quality function within the medical device sector carries an intimidating job description: ensure products meet quality standards at every stage

2015-03-27 16:26:05

BEIJING, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc.

2015-03-27 16:25:48

NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Forecast5 Analytics, Inc.

2015-03-27 16:25:19

CLEVELAND, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., (Nasdaq: LECO) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2015 results on Tuesday, April 21, 2015

2015-03-27 16:24:44

PETAH TIKVA, Israel, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd.

2015-03-27 16:23:28

HONG KONG, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors (the "Board") of Pacific Online Limited (HKSE: 543) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the audited consolidated results of the Company


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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)...

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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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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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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
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.