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2014-07-21 23:02:23

Former IBM Executive to Spearhead Continued Innovation in Enabling Customers To Optimize Business Value of Data in the New Real-Time Enterprise St-Louis, MO (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 VelociData Inc. today announced the appointment of board member and former IBM executive Barry Rudolph as CEO. Rudolph replaces Chris O’Malley, who will remain on the VelociData board while assuming a new position as President of Mainframe Operations at Compuware Corporation. Rudolph brings 35 years of market...

2014-07-21 23:01:48

Former CEO of Wolters Kluwer Asia Pacific brings twenty years of leadership experience in legal and corporate markets to the new role with HotDocs. Lindon, UT and Edinburgh, Scotland (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 HotDocs, the market leader in document generation software, announced today that it has appointed Dave Lampert as the President of its US Division. Lampert is tasked with building on the company’s previous successes and driving growth in its cloud offerings, including HotDocs Cloud...

2014-07-21 23:01:25

Since the creation of GovKinex, US Federal Contractor Registration has determined this month that 1,442 government-formatted websites in total have been made since the division's creation in 2012. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration is the first government registration and marketing firm who coined the term and started created government-formatted websites for businesses involved in government contracting. Since the inception of the idea, GovKinex, a division of...

2014-07-21 23:01:07

PHA welcomes four new members that showcase the association’s focus on employers and consumers. WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The Population Health Alliance, the leader in advancing the principles of population health, announced today that it has welcomed four new members to the association: Coach Alba, Cummins, Kognito and Welltok. “These new members come as population health continues to gain traction as a solution to the health and health care crisis we face,” said...

2014-07-21 23:00:34

PowerObjects is honored by Microsoft for achieving outstanding levels of sales achievement and innovation. MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, has joined the prestigious 2014 Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle, an elite group of the most strategic Microsoft Dynamics partners from across the globe with sales achievements that rank them in the...

2014-07-21 23:00:11

Push to Walk, a non-profit organization that provides individualized workouts and resources to people with spinal cord injuries and other forms of paralysis, is proud to present its 7th Annual Charity Golf Outing. Riverdale, NJ (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 On Monday, September 22, 2014 Push to Walk will host its 7th Annual Charity Golf Outing honoring Mike McGuriman-Motorola Solutions at The Knoll West Country Club, Knoll & Greenbank Road, Parsippany, NJ. The outing begins with registration...

2014-07-21 20:23:28

Australian Wealth Management and Financial Services Challenger Supports Rapid Growth with NetSuite Cloud SYDNEY, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that wealth management and financial services company Yellow Brick Road (ASX:YBR), has gone live on NetSuite as its business management software platform to support its rapid growth throughout Australia....

2014-07-21 20:21:07

FORT WAYNE, Ind., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced second quarter 2014 net income of $72 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, on net sales of $2.1 billion. By comparison, prior year second quarter net income was $29 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion; and sequential first quarter 2014 net income was $39 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion. "Our consolidated operating...

2014-07-21 16:29:26

Ultra Clean reports revenues at high end of guidance and exceeds EPS guidance for quarter on strong margin performance. HAYWARD, Calif., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: UCTT), a leading developer and supplier of critical systems and subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment, flat panel, medical, energy and research industries, today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 27, 2014. Revenue for the second quarter...

2014-07-21 16:29:19

Conference call on TI website at 4:30 p.m. Central time today DALLAS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today reported second-quarter revenue of $3.29 billion, net income of $683 million and earnings per share of 62 cents. Regarding the company's performance and returns to shareholders, Rich Templeton, TI's chairman, president and CEO, made the following comments: -- "Revenue for the quarter came in just above the middle of our expected...


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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
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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