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2014-07-23 20:21:20

Adjusted EPS of $0.60 reflects ongoing challenges PITTSBURGH, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Inc. (NYSE: MSA) today reported results for the second quarter of 2014. Quarterly Highlights -- Revenue was $282 million, down 1 percent from the second quarter of 2013. Income from continuing operations was $22 million or $0.59 per basic share. -- Products developed within the last five years drove 32 percent of...

2014-07-23 20:20:47

33 Passionate Individuals to Receive Tuition Scholarships to Universal Technical Institute, Motorcycle Mechanics Institute, Marine Mechanics Institute and NASCAR Technical Institute SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians, and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation (MRW) today...

2014-07-23 16:31:50

Execution of Strategic Transformation Plan Drives Double-Digit Growth in Data & Analytics and Market Outperformance in Technology and Processing Solutions IRVINE, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreLogic (NYSE:CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. "CoreLogic delivered strong operating results in the second quarter despite the continuing...

2014-07-23 16:31:44

MENLO PARK, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. "We had a good second quarter," said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. "Our community has continued to grow, and we see a lot of opportunity ahead as we connect the rest of the world." Second Quarter 2014 Financial Summary Three Months Ended June 30, Six Months Ended June...

2014-07-23 16:31:24

Revenues $6.8 billion SAN DIEGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, today announced results for the third quarter of fiscal 2014 ended June 29, 2014. "We are pleased to report another record quarter with revenues, earnings per share and chip shipments reaching all-time highs, driven by broad-based demand for our industry-leading 3G/4G chipset solutions," said...

2014-07-23 16:31:05

- Executive Survey Finds that Companies Report Increased Spending, but Minimal Workforce Changes as a Result of ACA Implications - ATLANTA, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tatum, a leading professional and interim services firm offering hands-on strategic, financial and technology solutions that measurably improve business performance, today announced the results of its Survey of Business Conditions, based on the opinions of financial executives spanning a variety of industries and...

2014-07-23 16:29:49

AMSTERDAM, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and Euronext Amsterdam: "CLB NA") reported second quarter 2014 GAAP earnings per diluted share ("EPS") of $1.42, and second quarter EPS of $1.35, when excluding foreign exchange translations ("ex-fx") and normalizing for a 24% effective tax rate (both referred to as "ex-items"), both setting second quarter records. Second quarter 2014 net income was $60,468,000, ex-items. Year-over-year and sequentially,...

2014-07-23 16:29:33

CELAYA, Mexico, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrias Bachoco, S.A.B. de C.V., "Bachoco" or "the Company", (NYSE: IBA; BMV: Bachoco) announced today its unaudited results for the second quarter ("2Q14") and first half ("1H14") 2014 results ended June 30, 2014. All figures have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standard ("IFRS"), and are presented in nominal million Mexican Pesos ("$"). HIGHLIGHTS- 2014 vs 2013 -- Net sales increased 0.6% in 2Q14....

2014-07-23 16:29:28

PRYOR, Okla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orchids Paper Products Company (NYSE MKT: TIS) today reported second quarter 2014 financial results. Executive Summary: -- Net sales totaled $29.2 million, which were flat compared to the second quarter of 2013. Converted product sales were essentially flat at $27.7 million. -- Adjusted EBITDA was $5.8 million in the second quarter of 2014, a decrease of $825,000, or 12%, compared to $6.6 million in 2013....

2014-07-23 16:29:23

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) today released preliminary operating results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 29, 2014. Net income for the 2014 fiscal year, which consisted of 52 fiscal weeks, was $28.8 million, or $1.52 per basic share, compared to net income of $16.6 million, or $0.84 per basic share, for the prior fiscal year, which consisted of 53 fiscal weeks, reflecting improved operating results for the Company's domestic and...


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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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