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2014-04-16 12:25:59

Burton-Taylor data indicates Social Media demand up over 20%; HootSuite & Radian6 remain largest Social Media Monitoring providers; traditional Press Release Distribution contracting; Media Monitoring, Media Analysis and Contact Management growing OSPREY, Fla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Burton-Taylor International Consulting LLC, a recognized leader in information industry market research, strategy and business consulting, is pleased to announce the publication of their new...

2014-04-16 12:25:34

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Print Three Franchising Corporation was honoured as a recipient of the Franchisees' Choice designation on April 7, 2014 during a Gala Awards Presentation at the 23rd annual Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) National Convention in Niagara Falls, Ontario. This is the fourth year for the annual Franchisees' Choice designation program. The Franchisees' Choice designees are CFA member franchise systems who voluntarily took part in an...

2014-04-16 12:25:30

- Survey of U.S. Online Users Shows Those Who View Video Online Spend More at Quick Service Restaurants - NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recent survey conducted by Videology-- one of the world's largest video advertising platforms-- it was found that online video viewers, compared to non-online video viewers, are more frequent patrons of quick service restaurants (QSR). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140415/74067 Logo -...

2014-04-16 12:23:58

CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerOne's management team is constantly evaluating opportunities to augment the company's organic growth through the acquisition of key assets. Today, the company announced the buyout of PowerPlay Marketing LLC, which held an exclusive Master Sales Agreement (MSA) with PowerOne. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140305/CG76982LOGO "This is a significant step forward for PowerOne," stated George Wahbeh, CEO and president of the company....

2014-04-16 12:23:45

PITTSBURGH, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) ("CONSOL") today announced the closing of its private placement of $1.6 billion of its 5.875% senior notes due 2022 (the "Notes"). The Notes are guaranteed by substantially all of CONSOL's wholly-owned domestic restricted subsidiaries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120416/NE87957LOGO CONSOL intends to use a portion of the net proceeds of the sale of the Notes to purchase all of the 8.00% senior notes...

2014-04-16 12:23:21

Hotels.com highlights top sustainable hotels in nature-rich cities DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Earth Day approaching, many Americans will take the opportunity to appreciate nature and the great outdoors. America's national and state parks offer outdoor spectacles like no other, but several major cities around the world that have embraced urban flora and fauna are nearly as impressive. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/74027 The travel experts at...

2014-04-16 12:21:33

BASILDON, United Kingdom, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today CNH Industrial N.V. shareholders approved the resolutions concerning: -- 2013 Annual Report -- Dividend of EUR0.20 per common share -- Re-appointment of executive and non-executive directors -- Remuneration Policy and Equity Incentive Plan -- Authorization for the purchase of own shares CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) shareholders at the annual general meeting ("AGM") approved the 2013...

2014-04-16 12:21:24

DETROIT, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSX International (MSXI), a service and technology solutions provider helping automotive and other global organizations improve retail network performance, talent acquisition and management strategies, has announced the winners of its Supplier Excellence Awards. A luncheon and ceremony to recognize the winners was hosted by Lisa Wilson, MSXI supplier relations manager. Representatives from key supplier partners as well as MSXI senior leadership were in...

2014-04-16 12:20:55

BETHESDA, Md., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When serious engine trouble hits, the non-profit Car Care Council reminds vehicle owners that repowering their current vehicle rather than buying a new one is the cost-effective, "green" way to go. "When it comes to your vehicle, it's great to be green," said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. "By repowering the vehicle you already own, you will extend its useful life and significantly reduce its impact on the...

2014-04-16 08:40:06

Reports revenue growth of 15.1%, PAT growth of 19.3% in dollar terms, in FY14 BANGALORE, India and WARREN, N.J., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mindtree, a global information technology services company, announced its results today for the fourth quarter and year ended March 31, 2014, as approved by its Board of Directors. "FY14 has been a momentous year for Mindtree. We crossed half a billion dollars in revenues, USD 100 million in operating profits and INR 100 of EPS. As we celebrate this...


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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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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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