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2014-10-31 08:27:54

DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Vacuum Coating Machine Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Global and Chinese Vacuum Coating Machine Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global vacuum coating machine industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry...

2014-10-31 08:27:44

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NN, Inc. (Nasdaq: NNBR) a diversified industrial company announced today that it has received the M&A Atlas Award for the U.S. Mid-Market Industrial Deal of the Year for its acquisition of Autocam Corporation completed at the end of August, 2014. The Global M&A Network, producers of worldwide recognized financial services conferences and awards, recently presented the award to NN, Inc. at a gala ceremony in New York City....

2014-10-31 08:27:42

NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analyst Brief by Small Cap Street. Vapor Corp. (NASDAQ: VPCO) designs, markets, and distributes electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids, and accessories primarily in the United States and Canada. The company's electronic cigarettes are battery-powered products that enable users to inhale nicotine vapor without smoke, tar, ash, or carbon monoxide. In addition, VPCO provides replacement parts, including batteries, refill cartridges, or...

2014-10-31 08:27:14

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Medtronic Inc. (NYSE: MDT), Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT), Hologic Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX), ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD), and Covidien PLC (NYSE: COV). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. The US markets on Thursday, October 30, 2014, ended on a...

2014-10-31 08:26:55

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Nanosphere Inc. (NASDAQ: NSPH), Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS), Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), and Synta Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: SNTA). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-31 08:26:22

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PDI, Inc. (Nasdaq:PDII) today announced that it has adjusted the date and time it will release its third quarter 2014 financial results and operational highlights. The company will now release its results on Monday, November 3, 2014 and will host a conference call on Monday, November 3 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140114/NY45872LOGO Access information: Date:...

2014-10-31 08:25:37

- Reports Third-Quarter Adjusted EPS of $0.89, Up 8.5 Percent and Well Above the Previous Guidance Range of $0.77 to $0.79; Reports GAAP EPS of $0.31 NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. "Our third-quarter results reflect the strong performance of our business with double-digit growth from HUMIRA and several other key brands. Our underlying business grew nearly 14 percent in the...

2014-10-31 08:25:33

TSX-V: ERG KEY FINANCIAL ITEMS - FISCAL 2014 Compared to Fiscal 2013: -- Revenues increased by 32.6%, from $13,469,348 to $17,862,341. -- The EBITDA reached $3,087,816 this year compared to the adjusted EBITDA¹ of $2,195,290 for last year. -- Cash flow generated from operating activities rose to $1,774,141, up from $989,377 last year. -- Net income amounted to $1,230,153, compared to $11,926,893 last year. Last year's result included...

2014-10-31 08:25:29

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNVC) today announced that the Board of Directors of GenVec, Inc. appointed Quinterol J. Mallette, M.D. as a director of the company. In addition, Dr. Mallette was appointed to the board's audit committee. Dr. Mallette is currently a Senior Analyst at SWK Holdings, Inc., a publically-traded health care-focused specialty finance firm, a position he has held since 2013. From 2011 to 2013, he was the founder and...

2014-10-31 08:25:27

MELBOURNE, Australia and BARCELONA, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multigate Medical Devices Pty Ltd (Multigate) was found to infringe two Australian patents of B. Braun Melsungen AG (B. Braun) by selling or offering for sale in Australia safety IV catheters manufactured by Poly Medicure Ltd (Polymed). The judgment of 17.10.14 in Federal Court of Australia proceeding number VID 463 of 2013 can be found at http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/2014/1110.html . In...


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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'.