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2014-07-22 08:27:14

Webcast Elite Webinar to Feature Best Practices for 'Minding the Gap' to Accelerate Sales and Increase Revenue SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ON24, the global leader in webinars and virtual communication solutions, today announced the next webinar in the Advanced Sales Acceleration Strategies Webinar Series from ConnectAndSell. Scheduled for Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, "Mind the GAP" is powered by ON24 Webcast Elite....

2014-07-22 08:27:02

Custom Fundraising Solutions Reinvents School Fundraising Model and Gives Back over $8 Million Dollars CLEVELAND, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Custom Fundraising Solutions, a company founded 8 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio, is taking traditional fundraising models to the mats...mattresses, that is, and for no better reason but to give back to the kids. President & founder, Joe Matejka spent his early career in the fundraising business peddling everything from popcorn to...

2014-07-22 08:26:59

Until now, smaller companies and professional service groups have stood on the sidelines while bigger corporations benefitted from the reach and interactivity of social media and the influence of search engines. But now Communicate Socially brings social media marketing power and increased visibility on search engines within the reach of even small local businesses and professional practices, including medical groups, law offices, contractors and boutiques. Free Presence Score and...

2014-07-22 08:26:49

-- With dermatologists, gastroenterologists and pediatric specialists losing interest in visits, pharmacos turn to new forms of marketing for better results -- EVANSTON, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The steady decline of pharmaceutical sales representative access to physicians is spreading to previously rep-friendly specialties, according to the spring 2014 AccessMonitor(TM) report from global sales and marketing consulting firm ZS Associates....

2014-07-22 08:26:19

NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) today announced that its worldwide revenue in the second quarter of 2014 increased 6.4% to $3,870.9 million from $3,637.0 million in the second quarter of 2013. Domestic revenue for the second quarter of 2014 increased 7.8% to $2,053.3 million compared to $1,904.0 million in the second quarter of 2013. International revenue increased 4.9% to $1,817.6 million compared to $1,733.0 million in the second quarter of...

2014-07-22 08:26:11

OTTAWA, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Espial(®) Group Inc. ("Espial" or the "Company"), (TSX: ESP), a leader in the delivery of on-demand TV software and services, today announced its second quarter financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2014. Espial Q2 Highlights -- Q2 revenue increased 107% to $4.7 million from $2.3 million last year. -- Q2 EBITDA income increased to $0.6 million compared to a loss of $1.5...

2014-07-22 08:25:03

According to EY's Oil & Gas Center's US quarterly outlook HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geopolitical unrest is impacting global oil markets, this time bringing a sigh of relief from North American unconventional oil producers. As the industry moved out of a relatively strong winter season, fears had been building in an already cash-strapped unconventional environment, that supply growth - not only from North America, but also in particular from Libya and Iraq - would put...

2014-07-22 08:24:56

Wednesday 2:00 EST July 23rd MagneGas Corporation Hosts Q&A on MagneGas® 2 TAMPA, Fla., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it will host a webinar to discuss MagneGas® 2. Following a short presentation covering the basics of the new gas, participants attending the webinar...

2014-07-22 08:24:43

Alliance leverages advanced software platform and easy financing options to introduce affordable rooftop solar energy solutions to California homeowners SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OneRoof Energy, Inc., a provider of comprehensive solar energy services, today announced the inclusion of its rooftop solar services and financing to Elevate's integrated digital services offering. As one of the leading cloud-based, digital subscription service providers to residential...

2014-07-22 08:24:32

Eka Energy to manage natural gas and power operations. NORWALK, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Eka Software Solutions, the leading global provider of Smart Commodity Management software solutions, announced today that Just Energy has selected Eka Energy to manage trading, risk management, scheduling, and settlement for its natural gas and power operations. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140718/128685 Just Energy Group Inc. (TSX: JE) (NYSE: JE) is a leading...


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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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