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2014-10-30 08:20:35

Net Income in Both Periods More than Doubles NORTHVILLE, Mich., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gentherm (NASDAQ-GS:THRM), the global market leader and developer of innovative thermal management technologies, today announced its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. President and CEO Daniel R. Coker said, "We are once again very pleased with our ability to continue to drive revenue growth across a broad-based line of our products. The third...

2014-10-30 04:20:17

LONDON, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Royal Dutch Shell plc (the "Company") (NYSE:RDS.A) (NYSE:RDS.B) is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles O. Holliday as Chairman with effect from the conclusion of the 2015 Annual General Meeting ("AGM"), subject to his re-appointment as a Director of the Company by shareholders at the AGM. Mr Holliday will succeed Jorma Ollila who will step down from the Board with effect from the conclusion of the...

2014-10-30 04:20:15

HONG KONG, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited ("Shanghai Petrochemical" or the "Company") (HKEx: 00338; SSE: 600688; NYSE: SHI) today announced the unaudited operating results of the Company and its subsidiaries (the "Group") for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2014 (the "Period"). Under the China Accounting Standards for Business Enterprises, the Group's revenue for the Period amounted to RMB76.719 billion (corresponding period of...

2014-10-30 00:21:19

SINGAPORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that true sport performance brand ASICS, has deployed NetSuite OneWorld as its cloud-based business management suite to power its Singapore subsidiary ASICS Asia PTE. LTD, with plans to deploy NetSuite in its Indian subsidiary ASICS India Private Limited, as the company looks to expand its operations in the...

2014-10-30 00:21:14

Leading Distributor Turns to NetSuite Cloud to Drive Asia Pacific Expansion SINGAPORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that Bloom & Grow, a leading Asian wholesale distributor of baby, infant and maternity products, has selected NetSuite OneWorld to power its core business processes and to expedite its expansion across Asia and Australia. The...

2014-10-30 00:21:10

Midsize Distributor Replaces Sage Accpac and Seven Other Legacy Software Systems with NetSuite OneWorld for Global Business Management Across 12 Countries SINGAPORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that leading regional IT security, application delivery network and video communications solutions distributor M.Tech, has deployed NetSuite...

2014-10-30 00:21:06

NetSuite Study Reveals Cloud Has Enabled 63 Percent of Singapore Businesses Surveyed to Effectively Respond to Industry Disruption and 83 Percent to Gain Competitive Advantage SINGAPORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research sponsored by NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, has revealed that 37 percent of Singapore executives surveyed believe the rate of change to their industry is...

2014-10-29 23:16:42

IMPACT Selling for CRM® is a tool designed to optimize customer relationship management software by providing daily reinforcement of the acclaimed IMPACT Selling® System. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The Brooks Group, an award-winning corporate sales training and assessment solutions company, recently launched IMPACT Selling for CRM®, a tool designed to optimize customer relationship management software by providing daily reinforcement of the acclaimed IMPACT...

2014-10-29 23:16:40

Annual list showcases the 20 Most Promising Manufacturing Technology Solution Providers. INDUSTRIOS Software makes it to CIO Review’s top Manufacturing Technology Solution Providers list for its INDUSTRIOS ERP Manufacturing Suite technology which help manufacturing firms optimize their investment in inventory, improve customer satisfaction and profitability. Fremont, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 CIO Review (http://www.cioreview.com) has chosen INDUSTRIOS Software...

2014-10-29 23:16:26

Encore Analytics, LLC (Encore), a leader in earned value analytics, and Safran Software Solutions (Safran), a premier provider of enterprise project, risk and earned value management (EVM) software, have announced a technology partnership to provide unified analytics and reporting solutions needed to simplify EVM requirements while planning, executing and controlling complex projects. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Encore Analytics, LLC (Encore), a leader in earned value analytics,...


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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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