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2014-04-18 08:20:24

Grand opening ribbon cut in front of a crowd of more than 1,400 on-site and online bidders MANCHESTER, NH, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, officially opened its new auction site in Manchester, NH yesterday during a multi-million dollar grand opening auction. More than 1,400 bidders from 40 countries registered on site or online to participate in yesterday's unreserved public auction in...

2014-04-18 08:20:17

DUBLIN, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wjl8c5/global_cold_chain) has announced the addition of the "Global Cold Chain Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wjl8c5/global_cold_chain ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Cold Chain market to grow at a CAGR of 15.94 percent over the period...

2014-04-18 04:21:33

AMSTERDAM and CAIRO, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VimpelCom Ltd ("VimpelCom") (NASDAQ: VIP) and Global Telecom Holding S.A.E. ("GTH") (EGX: GTHE, LSE: GLTD) today announce the signing of a share purchase agreement (the "Share Purchase Agreement") for the sale by GTH of a 51% interest in Orascom Telecom Algerie SpA ("OTA" or "Djezzy") to the Fonds National d'Investissement (the "FNI"), the Algerian National Investment Fund, for a purchase consideration of USD 2.643 billion. OTA will...

2014-04-18 04:21:32

TAIPEI, Taiwan, R.O.C., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX, TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2013 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The 2013 20-F is available on ASE's website at www.aseglobal.com and on the website of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov. Hard copies of the audited financial statements...

2014-04-18 04:20:44

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new civil war, e-commerce, legal cannabis, consumer palm tree market, beating heroin addiction, solar financing, wood pellet fuel; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with company CEOs, providing insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures. Free...

2014-04-18 00:20:37

CALGARY, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oando Energy Resources Inc. ("Oando Energy Resources" or the "Company") (TSX: OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, today announced that, further to its press release dated March 28, 2014, the Company has paid a previously agreed upon deposit of $25 million for the extension of the outside completion date for the acquisition of the Nigerian Upstream Oil and Gas Business of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:...

2014-04-17 23:13:53

Swift Software details CUnet, a full-service, digital marketing agency, and their increases in on time project completion rate from 70% to over 95% with the implementation of Task Management Software. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 CUnet, a full-service, digital marketing agency specializing in identifying and recruiting students for the higher education industry and the 2014 Leads Council Leader Awards in Education Best in Class Compliance winner, was the focus of the latest case...

2014-04-17 23:13:52

Grow Taller Pyramid Secret created by Lance Ward is a new program that provides people with exercises, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to grow taller. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Grow Taller Pyramid Secrets is a new program developed by Lance Ward, who has many years of experience in the health and fitness industry. The program provides people with exercises, techniques, tips,...

2014-04-17 23:13:42

Global information management leader joins with member organization serving full spectrum of financial ops. Orlando, Fla. (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 The Institute of Financial Operations is proud to announce that Recall Holdings Limited (ASX: REC), a global leader in information management, has established a silver partnership for 2014. The Institute offers four levels of partnership — strategic, diamond, gold, and silver — for sponsors that are committed to the membership association’s...

2014-04-17 23:13:35

Financing Business Growth: There Are Alternatives to Debt San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 It looks like the U.S. is close to the economic turning point when interest rates will likely rise and capital availability may tighten and it may be time to look beyond bank financing to fund business growth. For private, middle-market companies, the traditional sources of growth capital have been internal capital generation from profits, family and friends and bank lines of credit. But...


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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
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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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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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