Quantcast

Latest Business Stories

2014-09-22 12:26:32

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rubenstein Public Relations (RPR) has announced that it partnered with the 9/11 Tribute Center for a pro bono media campaign in observance of National 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance. On Wednesday, September 17(th), 600 volunteers from companies affected by 9/11 joined the center in assembling 500 bicycles for the children of active military service members. This special event, held in partnership with the USO, was held at the 69th...

2014-09-22 12:26:21

As the mobile-at-retail ecosystem begins to separate hype from reality, the world's largest beacon platform shares data on best practices LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- inMarket, the in-store beacon platform helping retailers succeed at scale, today announces new data from its proprietary Mobile to Mortar(TM) (M2M) platform indicating best practices for context-based consumer interaction. inMarket is the only company with data and a major brand case study...

2014-09-22 12:25:24

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Videology -- one of the world's largest video advertising technology platforms -- was presented with a Gold Stevie® Award in the Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year category in The 12(th) Annual American Business Awards on September 12, 2014. This comes right after Videology announced its revenue is expected to approach 300 million in 2014 (http://bit.ly/1v8pJ7o). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/NY37257LOGO The Videology...

2014-09-22 12:25:22

Winners Receive a Pair of Tickets to One of Four Seattle Seahawks Home Games BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding on its partnership with the Seattle Seahawks, Outerwall Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTR) today announced the #KioskSelfie sweepstakes, an interactive social media campaign incorporating the company's popular consumer brands: Redbox®, America's destination for new release movies and games at an incredible value; Coinstar®, a leader in money services; and ecoATM®...

2014-09-22 12:25:15

Team USA vs. Team Europe, September 26-28 NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM will offer subscribers nationwide live hole-by-hole coverage of the 2014 Ryder Cup, golf's biennial event that pits Team USA vs. Team Europe, on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio (XM channel 93, Sirius channel 208) http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/NY82093LOGO Live broadcasts of each day's matches, provided by IMG, will air on Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27, starting at 2:00...

2014-09-22 12:25:10

Create and manage website landing pages and Calls-To-Action in the ExactTarget environment NASHUA, N.H., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ektron will demonstrate its new Content Marketing App for the Salesforce ExactTarget Marketing Cloud at the Connections 2014 conference. Demonstrations of the Ektron Content Marketing App will take place in the show's App Theater at 1:00 p.m. on September 23(rd) and again on September 24(th) at 12:00 p.m. The Ektron Content Marketing App is an integrated...

2014-09-22 12:23:15

LONDON, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) (NYSE:RDS.B) announces that on 22 September, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 465,580 "A" Shares at a price of 2398.53 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,938,262,093 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell...

2014-09-22 12:23:06

Global Divest/Invest Coalition Announces Hundreds of New Members including Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Mark Ruffalo, Norman and Lyn Lear, World Council of Churches, NRDC and More NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The growing movement to divest from the fossil fuels causing climate change and invest instead in clean, sustainable energy reached an historic milestone today: $50 billion. Over 800 global investors have now committed to divest their holdings in fossil fuels. New...

2014-09-22 12:22:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Chinese Shape Memory Alloy Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Chinese Shape Memory Alloy Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the shape memory alloy industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-09-22 12:20:46

CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing today named Michael C. Ford its vice president of Global Diversity and Employee Rights (GDER), effective October 17. Ford will be responsible for enhancing the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives and for ensuring compliance with anti-discrimination laws, such as Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) laws in the United States. "Michael's extensive experience promoting diversity, inclusion and compliance in...


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...

0_32fc02475d5bf300adf507f52e8b98ea
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...

0_04f94e510bed78401cec3749aa3e4d83
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...

More Articles (6 articles) »
Word of the Day
jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
Related