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2015-04-24 08:20:44

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical distribution systems, today reported financial results

2015-04-24 08:20:31

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc.

2015-04-24 04:25:17

BEIJING, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumei International Holding Limited (NYSE: JMEI) ("Jumei" or the "Company"), China's leading online retailer of beauty products, today announced that

2015-04-24 04:23:06

SHENZHEN, China, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd.

2015-04-24 00:23:21

NIEUWEGEIN, the Netherlands, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The discussions on Ballast Nedam's financing arrangements are taking longer than expected.

2015-04-24 00:22:49

Drink.Move.BeStrong recognised as a leading regional Corporate Social Responsibility programme SINGAPORE, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one

2015-04-23 23:10:19

Displays & Exhibits, an online vendor of trade show displays announced the change in management of their retail showroom adjacent to their Orange County offices of Absolute Exhibits.

2015-04-23 23:09:03

Can Real-Time Dashboards Improve Lab Test Utilization? A National and Regional Look at Fresh Data Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 Visiun,

2015-04-23 23:08:56

Proven Social Selling Program Now Available for Companies of All Sizes San Francisco, California (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 LinkedIn isn’t just for finding

2015-04-23 23:08:34

ASEA has broken into the top100 DSN Global Rankings, Trish Schwenkler of OurGlobalHomeBusiness reports. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 Direct


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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
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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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  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
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