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2014-10-31 12:27:30

DALLAS, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Additive Manufacturing and Material Market by Technology, by Material (Plastics, Metals, and Ceramics), by Application, and by Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Additive Manufacturing Material market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 19.3% from 2014 to 2020 where as Additive Manufacturing Market excluding materials is estimated to grow...

2014-10-31 12:27:04

Second Generation Platform Improves Productivity Through a More Connected Enterprise, Leading to Greater Visibility for Better Business Decisions SOLNA, Sweden, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Business Systems (IBS), a leading global integrated ERP and supply chain technology provider, today announced the release of IBS Business Suite 2015, a second generation supply chain platform that helps companies manage inventory levels and cost throughout their distribution...

2014-10-31 12:26:02

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liqui-Box, a world leader in flexible liquid packaging solutions celebrated the grand opening of their new facility in Taizhou, China with a public opening ceremony. The ceremony marks the grand opening of the Liqui-Box site that will support customers in Asian markets. "We sincerely hope that Liqui-Box will become an iconic enterprise in the Hailing District by virtue of its first-class management, service and products and make new...

2014-10-31 12:25:57

DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Machine Vision Market by Component, Product,Technology , Application, Vertical & by Geography- Analysis & Forecast (2014 - 2020)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Machine vision is a combination of mechanical, optical, electronics and software systems which are used to examine natural objects and materials, and manufacturing processes to detect...

2014-10-31 12:25:23

AMSTERDAM, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huge event with 36,000+ global professionals is now the key barometer of future pharma industry health, analysis and forecasting CPhI Worldwide [http://www.cphi.com ], organised by UBM Live, celebrates the closing of its most successful show to date with pre-audit figures estimating more than 36,000+ attendees and 2,500 exhibitors. Held this year in Paris, the show hosted senior-level decision makers...

2014-10-31 12:23:59

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014Time: 11:00 a.m. ET BRAMPTON, ON, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - DATA Group Ltd. (TSX: DGI.) today announced it will hold its third quarter conference call on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. ET. The results will be released earlier the same day. Michael Suksi, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Paul O'Shea, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary, will discuss the operating results and financial performance for the period ended...

2014-10-31 12:23:13

THX to Celebrate Partnership with China Film Group throughout MPAA 4th Annual China International Co-Production Event Week HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- THX Ltd. has launched a groundbreaking partnership with China Film Group as a first milestone to its expansion into China; officially introducing THX® Certified Cinemas to Chinese moviegoers while enhancing China's vie to meet international film industry standards. The first THX® Certified China Giant Screen...

2014-10-31 12:23:08

Global Leaders Convene to "Navigating the Marketing Law Maze" CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beginning November 5(th), Chicago's Downtown Marriott Hotel will host the 36(th) Annual Brand Activation Association (BAA) Marketing Law Conference. A record-setting group of leading regulators, legislators, corporate counsel, marketers, and technology pioneers are expected to join representatives of the nation's leading law firms for the annual event examining legislative issues...

2014-10-31 12:22:29

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), an energy technology holding company, announced today that Edgar S. Woolard, Jr. has accepted the Board's invitation to serve as a Director. Mr. Woolard will fill the vacancy created by the recent resignation of Andy Sassine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120426/NY96114LOGO Mr. Woolard served as chairman and chief executive officer of DuPont from 1989 to 1995 and as chairman until 1997. He was...

2014-10-31 12:22:06

MEDIA ADVISORY PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support gubernatorial candidate Rep. Mike Michaud. The rally will also underscore the labor movement's coordinated GOTV effort in Maine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO WHO: Rep. Mike Michaud, Candidate for Governor, a USW member; Leo W. Gerard, USW International...


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
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'.