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2014-10-21 16:22:42

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Architectural coatings for commercial and institutional applications have their own unique requirements for durability, design and meeting regulations. Coatings play an important role in not only preserving surfaces but also making them functional, beautiful and more sustainable. Bayer MaterialScience LLC offers a solution for avoiding the time and expense of repeatedly repainting walls that are frequently scrubbed, scratched marred or...

2014-10-21 16:21:30

VANCOUVER, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, invites interested parties to participate in its third quarter 2014 earnings conference call, occurring on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 11:00 am Eastern time / 8:00 am Pacific time / 4:00 pm GMT. During the call company executives will discuss Ritchie Bros.' earning results and answer questions from analysts and institutional investors. The Company's...

2014-10-21 16:21:04

Q3-2014 diluted earnings per share (EPS) of C$1.04 increased 21 per cent over adjusted diluted Q3-2013 EPS of C$0.86 ((1)) CN generated record quarterly revenues and improved operating ratio to 58.8 per cent MONTREAL, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the third quarter and nine-month period ended Sept. 30, 2014. Third-quarter and nine-month 2014 financial highlights -- Net income was C$853 million, or C$1.04...

2014-10-21 16:20:50

DUBLIN, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bkzwfh/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Aerial Work Platform Truck Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bkzwfh/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Aerial Work Platform Truck Industry Report...

2014-10-21 12:38:28

Multi-Tenancy and Dynamic Tiering Delivered in SAP HANA® LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced next steps to deliver innovation in the cloud with the SAP HANA® platform, empowering customers to run their businesses in real time. Today's announcement includes new planned innovations in the latest release of SAP HANA, the fall update of SAP HANA Cloud Platform and a new SAP® API Management technology. The announcement was made at SAP TechEd &&...

2014-10-21 12:38:25

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced a comprehensive program to help customers transform their enterprises with end-to-end data management solutions that include the SAP HANA® platform, SAP® Adaptive Server® Enterprise®, SAP® IQ software and SAP solutions for enterprise information management. For customers that wish to simplify IT landscapes and focus on business innovation, the "Simpler Choice" database program has a three-step approach to "Try,...

2014-10-21 12:38:20

DENVER, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eventus Solutions Group announced today that Ray Zukowski has joined the firm to head up the firm's growing family of customer engagement managed services offerings. As Senior Vice President Managed Services, Zukowski takes over responsibility for Eventus' Command Center, CRM and Telephony managed services. He will also be responsible for developing additional managed service offerings in the future to satisfy increasing client demand....

2014-10-21 12:38:00

Verizon calls for app concept entries from Kansas middle and high school students OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Innovative App Challenge, now in its third year, is once again calling on middle school and high school students to gather their teams, dream up ideas, and create concepts for mobile apps that could solve problems in their schools and communities. The first two Verizon Innovative App Challenges have encouraged thousands of students to...

2014-10-21 12:37:39

Open Letter to Shareholders Summarizes Recent Milestones MIAMI, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE) ("Net Element" or the "Company"), a technology-driven group specializing in mobile payments and value-added transactional services in emerging countries and in the United States, releases the following letter to Shareholders from the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Oleg Firer: Dear Net Element Shareholders, I am writing you today for several reasons. The...

2014-10-21 12:37:22

WAYNE, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deacom, Inc., creator of a modern, single system Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solution specifically for batch and process-based manufacturing companies, announced today that Bocchi Laboratories, a full-service contract manufacturer of health, beauty and personal care products for a number of well-known retail brands, has selected DEACOM ERP to support their rapid growth and expansion. Bocchi Labs' expansion will include 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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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.