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2014-07-24 08:26:06

HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG) today reported its financial and operating results for the second quarter of 2014. Highlights for the quarter include: -- Production of 127.6 billion cubic feet equivalent (Bcfe), an increase of 34 percent over last year's comparable quarter -- Liquids production (crude oil/condensate/natural gas liquids) of 961,000 barrels, an increase of 26 percent over last year's comparable...

2014-07-24 08:26:03

JACKSON, Mich., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CMS Energy announced today reported net income of $83 million, or $0.30 per share, for the second quarter of 2014 and $287 million, or $1.05 per share, for the first half. Adjusted (non-Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) earnings per share for the second quarter and first half were the same as reported amounts. Based on strong results for the first half of the year, CMS Energy raised its 2014 full year adjusted earnings per share...

2014-07-24 08:25:55

- Second quarter earnings per share of $1.00, excluding unusual items HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cameron (NYSE: CAM) reported earnings per share for the second quarter of 2014 of $1.00 excluding unusual items. This compares to earnings per share for the second quarter of 2013 of $0.77 excluding unusual items. The unusual items for the second quarter of 2014 were after-tax credits of $0.02 per share and a $0.06 per share gain from discontinued operations. The unusual...

2014-07-24 08:25:43

HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today second quarter 2014 net income of $192 million, or $0.52 per diluted share on total revenues of $1.4 billion. Excluding the impact of certain items, which would typically not be considered by analysts in published earnings estimates, second quarter 2014 adjusted income((1)) was $318 million, or $0.87 per diluted share. Discretionary cash flow((1)) was $887 million and net cash provided by operating...

2014-07-24 08:25:35

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Second quarter 2014: -- Sales EUR18.5 billion (+ 1 percent) -- EBIT before special items EUR2.1 billion (+ 12 percent) -- Considerable earnings growth in the chemicals business and in Oil & Gas -- Earnings in Agricultural Solutions considerably below previous year quarter due to currency effects -- Outlook 2014 confirmed: slight increase in EBIT before special...

2014-07-24 08:25:34

NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To the PureSafe Shareholders (OTCBB: PSWS): We would like to provide you with an update on the Company's activities since the management and Board of Directors changes were announced a few months ago. Our goal is to remake PureSafe into a first class sales and marketing organization, to accelerate the sales of the Company's flagship mobile water purification product and to ultimately diversify our product line through ingenuity and/or...

2014-07-24 08:25:26

- GE Measurement & Control (M&C) invests in a minority equity share in Meridium, Inc., the global Asset Performance Management (APM) leader ROANOKE, Va., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridium®, Inc. (www.meridium.com), the global leader in asset performance management (APM) software and services, announced today that GE's Measurement & Control business has made a strategic minority equity investment in Meridium, and will enter into a new, non-exclusive alliance and...

2014-07-24 08:24:58

Symbol: POT Listed: TSX, NYSE Key Highlights -- Second-quarter 2014 earnings of $0.56 per share1 -- Earnings surpass top end of second-quarter guidance range on potash and nitrogen strength -- Second-quarter cash from operating activities of $788 million; $1.3 billion for first six months -- Completed share buyback program; 43.3 million shares repurchased at an average price of $34 per share --...

2014-07-24 08:24:53

HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today reported net income of $90 million, or $0.65 per share, for the second quarter of 2014, compared with net income of $185 million, or $1.33 per share, in the same period a year earlier. Revenues in the second quarter of 2014 were $692 million, compared with revenues of $758 million in the prior-year quarter. Net income for the quarter included $0.08 per share received from Niko Resources Ltd....

2014-07-24 08:24:44

Company reports diluted earnings per share of $0.20 for the second quarter 2014 SIOUX FALLS, S.D., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Net income for the period was $7.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, as compared with net income of $14.3 million, or $0.37 per diluted share, for the same period in 2013. "We were pleased to experience a 3% improvement in gross margin...


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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...

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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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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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