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2015-05-21 23:00:49

Ellsworth Adhesives will be exhibiting at the Sensors Expo and Conference June 9th through the 11th at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California in booth 543. Germantown,

2015-05-21 23:00:46

The Absolute Exhibits website introduces major convention center pages as well as city guides for all key cities that house conventions and trade shows in America. Tustin,

2015-05-21 23:00:33

Supply chain solutions provider is enhancing load tracking capabilities for current customers and growing its business without adding overhead cost. Cleveland,

2015-05-21 23:00:26

The Balanced Scorecard Institute (BSI) and its partner, Spider Strategies, finished its second annual Summit (May 19-21, 2015) on executing strategy using the Balanced Scorecard Institute’s

2015-05-21 20:24:50

AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RetailMeNot, Inc., the world's largest digital offers marketplace, today filed its answer to the lawsuit brought by Mary Kay Inc.

2015-05-21 20:23:24

SHANGHAI, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium ("the Consortium") consisting of entities affiliated with Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group, HOPU Investments, China Everbright

2015-05-21 20:23:16

DUBLIN, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wfx5xm/asian_healthcare) has announced the addition of the "Asian

2015-05-21 20:22:08

Global network earns 46 D&AD Pencils in total CHICAGO, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The groundbreaking "#LikeAGirl" film and social activation that challenged gender stereotypes through

2015-05-21 20:21:24

TSX: SLW NYSE: SLW VANCOUVER, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Wheaton Corp.

2015-05-21 20:21:01

Winners Hail from Four Continents and Represent U.S., India, Egypt, Canada, Brazil and Mexico LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.-based Alcoa, a global leader in lightweight metals technology,


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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...

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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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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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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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