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2014-10-31 23:01:01

NutriGold continues its advocacy for consumer best interests and education by applauding the new EWG Food Scores database. Orem, UT (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Consumer demand has spoken and the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has answered the call. Earlier this month, the EWG introduced one of the most comprehensive online databases of food products. The database contains information on more than 80,000 items sold in groceries across the nation including details of ingredients and...

2014-10-31 23:00:38

With new data showing that dietary supplement sales are remaining steady, NutriGold considers company integrity and product safety an ever increasing point of emphasis. Orem, UT (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 In 2010, NutriGold was founded based upon the principle of making products to supplement consumers’ nutrient needs by formulating with ingredients that are either sourced from traditional food sources or cultured in whole-food matrices so customers can feel good about taking a product...

2014-10-31 20:21:58

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cnova N.V. ("Cnova"), one of the largest global eCommerce companies, announced today the launch of its initial public offering of 26,800,000 ordinary shares. The initial public offering price is expected to be between $12.50 and $14.00 per share, which would result in a total offering size between $335,000,000 and $375,200,000. All of the shares are being offered by Cnova. In addition, Cnova has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up...

2014-10-31 20:20:30

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell Supplier Diversity is introducing a new strategy and technology to create efficiencies while helping potential suppliers interested in doing business with Shell. The new Shell Diverse Supplier Pipeline Management System, which Shell developed, will make the sourcing process more transparent and easier for Shell Supplier Diversity to identify current opportunities for minority business enterprises (MBEs), women-owned business...

2014-10-31 16:25:48

Allurez, an online only, New York based private jewelry company tops the 2014 Inc. 500|5000 list with close to a 2000% growth in revenue. NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. Magazine ranks Allurez as the #241 fastest growing private company in the nation in Allurez's debut on the Inc. Magazine's 2014 Inc. 5000. Based on revenue growth from 2010 to 2013, the 2014 Inc. 5000 is the latest edition of Inc. Magazine's annual guide to the nation's most innovative and successful...

2014-10-31 16:25:43

DALLAS, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atomic Paintball, Inc. (OTC: ATOC). Atomic Paintball, Inc. has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire a suite of technologies to launch the company's digital out of home media business. Atomic plans to begin marketing these proven technologies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141031/155888LOGO The software capabilities include Kiosk management that provides for remote management of on-screen advertisement and transactional...

2014-10-31 16:24:22

DUBLIN and CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Actavis plc (NYSE: ACT) and Durata Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRTX) today announced that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 ("HSR") with respect to Actavis' pending acquisition of Durata. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130124/NY47381LOGO The early termination of the HSR waiting period satisfies one of...

2014-10-31 16:24:20

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to safely regress atherosclerotic plaque and improve lipid profiles in humans, today announced the closing of its follow-on public offering of 4,000,000 shares of common stock, with each share of common stock being sold together with 1.25 warrants to purchase one share of common stock. The securities were sold at a price to the public of...

2014-10-31 16:23:06

DALLAS, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MyFirmMarketing is everything, all in one place, that lawyers and accountants need to successfully market, increase referrals and increase business. An easy to use system and all the tips, advice, strategies, tools and downloads needed to increase referrals, build referrals, brand, draft proposals, network effectively, utilize organizations, articles / speeches, social media, what to do with your contacts, what to do with web, drafting bios, and...

2014-10-31 16:22:46

NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AppNexus, the world's largest independent ad tech company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Open AdStream® (OAS), a premium ad-serving technology. On September 22, 2014, the company announced that it would acquire OAS®, formerly known as Xaxis For Publishers, in a strategic transaction with WPP and Xaxis. WPP also invested $25 million in AppNexus as part of a funding round led by a large, Boston-based public equity and...


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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'.