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2014-09-16 08:32:57

LANSING, Mich., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The newly patented All-Purpose (AP) Lazer system has the potential of surpassing 3D printing in the market. Has the time come when every conceivable surface could be engraved? Envision inspirational quotes, artwork, or brand logos engraved on granite floors, marble walls, glass panels, and furniture? AP Lazer - a subdivision of SuperNova International--is leading the way with its innovative engraving and unique business model....

2014-09-16 08:31:17

Wealth managers praise Dr. Rackner's coaching services. SEATTLE, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most financial advisors are repelling the clients they most want to attract - doctors, according to Vicki Rackner, M.D., President of TargetingDoctors.com, a consultancy that helps wealth managers to attract highly paid physicians as clients. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140915/146228 "How to Optimize Your Medical Magnetism and Engage More Physician Prospects and Clients," a new...

2014-09-16 08:30:54

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Formex, LLC ("Formex"), a leader in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing, announced that Mr. Greg Weilersbacher joined Formex as Director of Quality Assurance and Quality Control on August 25, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/MM49948LOGO Greg Weilersbacher has over 20 years of pharmaceutical industry experience with focused expertise in Quality Assurance, Facility Validation, GMP manufacturing, and laboratory...

2014-09-16 08:30:50

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Interlocking Intramedullary Nail Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Interlocking Intramedullary Nail Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global intramedullary nail industry The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications,...

2014-09-16 08:30:23

STAMFORD, Conn. and WESTPORT, Conn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chateaux Software, a leader in transforming information into actionable insight, and Decisyon, Inc., provider of the only unified, collaborative business intelligence (BI) and performance management platform, today announced that New York Hospital Queens (NYHQ) has selected both organizations to help raise the quality of patient care. Chateaux will provide its Managed BI Services offering and expertise to create...

2014-09-16 08:28:13

Awards and successes validate impact of ion's marketing apps platform and thought leadership BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ion interactive, the leading marketing apps company, announced a series of industry wins for their product and executive thought leadership. The string of recent successes lends credibility to the accelerating adoption of marketing apps as an indispensable addition to an effective digital strategy. -- ion's platform scored a bronze Stevie in...

2014-09-16 08:27:57

Half-Day Event Hosted by OneSpot to Offer Perspectives from Top Marketing Executives at Coca-Cola, Edelman, GE, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, Kimberly-Clark, MasterCard, ZenithOptimedia and Many More AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OneSpot, the content advertising company that combines content marketing with the power, data intelligence, and scale of online advertising, today announced Unify, the first conference focused exclusively on connecting content, audience and business...

2014-09-16 08:27:39

IIT ranked #1 on this list - among companies in "North East United States" in the "IT Services" sector - and over $10MM in revenues NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. Magazine has named IIT Inc. to its 33(rd) Annual Inc. 500 / Inc. 5000 list Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140914/145982 Highlights of IIT's rankings include: 1. IIT ranked #1 on this list- among companies in "North East United States" in the "IT Services" sector - and over $10MM in...

2014-09-16 08:27:33

Snap a Selfie with the AFCA Coaches' Trophy Presented by Amway and Win an All-Expenses-Paid trip for Two to a College Football Rivalry Game ADA, Mich., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amway has launched a sweepstakes where fans can snap a selfie next to one of the most widely recognized sports trophies and be entered to win an all-expenses-paid trip for two to a college football rivalry game. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-09-16 08:27:28

Agency's Balanced Work/Life Integration Policies Considered Major Step Forward for Working Mothers NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother magazine today named Ogilvy & Mather North America as one of the 2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for outstanding leadership in establishing policies, programs and corporate culture that supports working moms, including child care, flexible work arrangements, paid parental leave and advancement of women. Companies are...


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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
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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