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2014-08-29 20:21:31

DUBLIN, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4265ck/casting_and) has announced the addition of the "Casting and Forging Market in Europe 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4265ck/casting_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Casting is a manufacturing process in which molten or liquid metal is poured into a mold made of sand,...

2014-08-29 20:21:26

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The clinical and medical insights provided by Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) can be the difference between a product's success or failure. Despite this, many biopharmaceutical organizations struggle to effectively map and stratify KOL targets - and then to coordinate activities and outreach over time to build the type of strong relationships upon which successful KOL engagement rests. According to recent research, savvy pharma companies have...

2014-08-29 20:21:18

Craig Huey, president of Creative Direct Marketing Group says, "direct mail in an online world is a profit opportunity most businesses miss out on" TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 3, 2014, advertising expert Craig Huey will present a free, no-obligation 60-minute webinar for business owners and marketing directors. The topic: 24 Winning Direct Mail Secrets and Trends that Can Double Your Response and Supercharge Your Profits. To preregister for the free webinar...

2014-08-29 20:20:44

NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against Penn West Petroleum Ltd. ("Penn West" or the "Company")(NYSE: PWE) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, Southern District of New York, and docketed under 14-cv-6068, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons or entities who purchased Penn West securities between February 14, 2013 and July 29, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period")....

2014-08-29 16:25:24

BEIJING, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" or "the Company," NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based IT services provider in the People's Republic of China, announced today the completion of the merger (the "merger") with New iSoftStone Acquisition Limited ("Merger Sub"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of New iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("Parent"), pursuant to the agreement and plan of merger (the "merger agreement") dated April 18, 2014 by and among Parent,...

2014-08-29 16:25:11

DUBLIN, Ireland, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dg7fsd/global_cam ) has announced the addition of the "Global Cam Follower Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dg7fsd/global_cam ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global Cam Follower Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the...

2014-08-29 16:24:34

DUBLIN, Ireland, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5dfhds/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Oscilloscope Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5dfhds/global ] report to their offering. The Global Oscilloscope Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global oscilloscope industry. The report provides a basic overview...

2014-08-29 16:24:32

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Plastic Processing Machinery Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Plastic processing machines are used to perform variety of methods to convert plastic materials in the form of pellets, granules, powders, sheets, fluids into formed shapes or parts. After formation of parts, various ancillary operations such as welding, adhesive...

2014-08-29 16:24:01

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfenex Inc. (NYSE MKT: PFNX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company engaged in the development of high-value and difficult to manufacture proteins including biosimilar therapeutics, today provided a business update and reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. "With the successful completion of our initial public offering, we have the capital to continue to advance our biosimilar product candidates, derived from our...

2014-08-29 16:23:45

Company's Technological Know How in High Demand IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EP Global Communications, Inc. (OTC-PINK: EPGL) announces that EPGL has been approached and is in serious discussions with certain public consumer electronics and social media companies for its abilities to combine advanced wearable technology with their products and services. The company is currently in discussions with more than one major company to secure rights to its technologies in the...


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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