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2014-08-21 23:00:26

The Workshop Will Offer Helpful Tips On How Business Owners Can Increase Their Visibility Online Louisville, KY (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 One Thing Marketing, a Louisville SEO company, is hosting a free educational workshop that is ideal for small business owners who want to attract more customers and increase sales. Titled “How to Optimize Your Business for Local Search,” the workshop will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and also from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 26 at Indiana...

2014-08-21 20:20:55

CALGARY, Alberta, August 21, 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, is pleased to announce the conversion to equity of principal and interest in the amount of US$ 98 million, outstanding under the US$ 1.2 billion facility agreement dated 10 February, 2014 with Oando Plc (the "Oando Loan") (the "Conversion"). US$ 41 million of principal...

2014-08-21 16:27:39

Underwriters exercised option to purchase an additional 2,850,000 Ordinary Shares PARAMUS, New Jersey, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceragon Networks Ltd. [http://www.ceragon.com ] (NASDAQ: CRNT [http://www.ceragon.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=itemlist&layout=category&task=category&id=48&Itemid=314&lang=en ] ), the #1 high-capacity wireless hauling specialist today announced closing the sale of an additional 2,850,000 ordinary shares upon the...

2014-08-21 16:27:29

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a global leader in integrated silicon solutions, today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015, ended August 2, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100719/SF36559LOGO-b Key Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 Financial Highlights -- Revenue: Q2 FY 2015, $962 Million -- GAAP Net Income: Q2 FY 2015, $139 Million -- GAAP Diluted EPS: Q2 FY 2015, $0.27...

2014-08-21 16:27:15

- Revenue of $1.32 Billion, up 38% Year-Over-Year SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the world's #1 CRM platform (http://www.salesforce.com/), today announced results for its fiscal second quarter ended July 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130612/SF30598LOGO "Salesforce.com continues to be the fastest growing top 10 software company with 38% year-over-year growth in revenue, and more than 30% year-over-year growth in deferred revenue and...

2014-08-21 16:27:13

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT), today announced that James W. Armstrong has been promoted to Chief Accounting Officer. Armstrong joined DuPont Fabros Technology at the time of its initial public offering in 2007 as the Director of Financial Reporting. In this role, Armstrong was instrumental in preparing DFT for compliance with Securities and Exchange reporting requirements as well as meeting the financial reporting control...

2014-08-21 16:27:10

RECORD QUARTERLY AND FISCAL YEAR REVENUE, NET INCOME AND EPS COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MICROS Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCRS), a leading supplier of information systems to the food & beverage, hotel and retail industries, today announced the results for its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and year ending June 30, 2014. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS -- Revenue for the quarter was $396.1 million, an increase of $67.5 million, or 20.6%, versus the year ago period. --...

2014-08-21 16:27:04

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine has ranked Jobs2Careers, a job search engine, as the #2 fastest growing private company in the Human Resources industry and #131 overall on the 2014 Inc. 5000, an annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America. With a three-year growth rate of 2,830 percent, Jobs2Careers joins the ranks of Microsoft, Timberland, Oracle, and Zappos.com. In addition to Jobs2Careers, the 2014 list added GoPro, Fuhu, Tough...

2014-08-21 16:26:47

MARS IT, an award winning Technical Staffing firm, earns a spot on Inc. Magazine's 2014 Inc. 5000 list for being among the 5000 fastest growing private companies in America. MILWAUKEE, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MARS IT, an award winning Technical Staffing firm, today announced that they have earned a spot in Inc. Magazine's annual 5000 list, which places the company among the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America. Photo -...

2014-08-21 16:26:45

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Learning to build and operate their own 3D printers is both a reward and an incentive for Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School students who have an interest in engineering. "PA Cyber's School of Engineering requirements are 26 credits for graduation instead of 22, and there's a lot more math and science," said Director of STEM Education and Outreach Joel Cilli. "The 3D printer camp is one way of showing these students it's worth...


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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
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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