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2014-09-17 08:28:56

Adopts One Year Stockholder Rights Plan CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, today confirmed that Auxilium has received an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Auxilium common stock at a price of $28.10 per share in cash and Endo stock, subject to due diligence, financing and other conditions. A copy of...

2014-09-17 08:27:40

Branching Logic, Content Calendar, Attribution and Revenue Reporting Among Product Launches at #INBOUND14 BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, HubSpot, a marketing and sales platform company, announced ten new features for its marketing platform to an audience of over 8,000 attendees at #INBOUND14. The launches represent significant improvements to the company's integrated inbound marketing platform, including conditional logic in marketing automation workflows, an email...

2014-09-17 08:27:11

PwC brings management and technology perspectives to clients' cloud initiatives from strategy through execution NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US announces that PwC was named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2014 Vendor Analysis report. According to the report, "PwC brings management and technology perspectives to clients' cloud initiatives from strategy through execution -- whether companies are leveraging cloud services internally...

2014-09-17 08:26:28

CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul A. Pagnato, Founder of Pagnato Karp at HighTower, recently shared insights with fellow financial industry leaders during the Barron's 2014 Top Financial Advisors Summit. Mr. Pagnato was honored by Barron's as one of the Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2014. The event, held on September 10(th) in Orlando, marked his seventh invitation to speak at a Barron's conference. Mr. Pagnato was featured in a workshop session dedicated to team...

2014-09-17 08:25:46

MELBOURNE, Australia, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Australian-based growth hacker, Mark Middo, and author of 5 Minute Business, is dedicated to teaching entrepreneurs globally to earn a profit while following their passion. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140917/146672 "As a growth hacker, I generally work with start-ups where budgets are tight, leveraging technology to think outside the square in order to grow the product or service at a rapid pace," says Mark. Middo rose to...

2014-09-17 08:25:30

Senior PR Agency Leader to Help Ethisphere Advance Ethics Agenda in U.S. and Internationally NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, announced today that David Herrick, chief operating officer of MWW, has joined the Ethisphere Institute's Communications Advisory Board. The Communications Advisory Board supports the Ethisphere Institute's commitment to creating, advancing and...

2014-09-17 08:25:08

Private-Label Location-Based Advertising Solution Will Target National Grocers JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Single Touch Systems, Inc. (OTC BB: SITO), a technology-based mobile media solutions provider, today announced a partnership with Stagnito Business Information, a complete provider of retail industry information, insights, and strategic communication programs for CPG retailers and suppliers, to create a location-based mobile advertising solution. Based on...

2014-09-17 08:25:03

New Strategic Alliance Set to Transform the Multicultural Marketing Landscape Across the U.S. MIAMI, Fla., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DMG Solutions, a veteran player in the multicultural media/marketing space, and Acxiom®, an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, have entered into an agreement to launch a full suite of data-driven services under the "DMG powered by AOS(TM) (Audience Operating System(TM))" umbrella. Photo -...

2014-09-17 08:24:47

RetailMeNot Offers Retailers and Brands an Efficient Alternative to Old-School Print Promotions With Launch of New Digital Retailer Solutions AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RetailMeNot (NASDAQ: SALE), a leading digital offers destination that helps consumers save money, today announced the rollout of two new products within its portfolio of solutions to help retailers and brands increase sales and grow awareness: RetailMeNot Circulars and RetailMeNot Showcase(TM)....

2014-09-17 08:23:20

BEIJING, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AirMedia Group Inc. ("AirMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AMCN), a leading operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers, today announced that Qingdao Goldstone Zhixin Investment Centre (Limited Partnership) ("Goldstone Zhixin"), a special purpose vehicle funded by AirMedia and its co-investors and incorporated for the purpose of the aftermentioned subscription, entered into a Capital Injection...


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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
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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