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2014-10-23 20:21:05

PROVO, Utah, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SLG Group Inc. conveniently located at 1431 S State St, has added U-Haul products and services to its business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b SLG Group Inc. can now offer its customers a variety of moving equipment and supplies including: after-hours drop-off, in-store pickup for boxes, support rental items, towing equipment, trucks and trailers. Reserve Your Equipment Today! Sam Lee, owner of SLG Group Inc.,...

2014-10-23 20:21:01

LA PLATA, Md., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- La Plata Self Storage (LPSS) is proud to announce the introduction of U-Haul products and services to their existing facilities in La Plata, Md. La Plata Self Storage is located at 6015 Crane Highway, on the southbound side of Route 301, directly across the highway from Chick-fil-A. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b LPSS can now offer the community a variety of supplies and moving equipment including: after-hours...

2014-10-23 20:20:26

Highlights: OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, reported third quarter sales of $765.7 million compared with $778.0 million for the same period of 2013. Third quarter 2014 operating income was $87.8 million versus $109.9 million in 2013. Third quarter net income was $23.6 million versus $56.5...

2014-10-23 16:30:45

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Vending Machines installed in Thousand Units by the following Product Type: Beverage Vending Machine, Food Vending Machine, and Other Vending Machine. Also the report analyzes the market for sales of products through "Vending Machines" in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Beverage, Food, Cigarette, and Other Products & Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for...

2014-10-23 16:28:56

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InGenesis CEO, Veronica Muzquiz Edwards, has been named to the 2014 "Staffing 100," an annual list published by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), recognizing the one hundred most influential people in the staffing industry. Ms. Edwards stands out as the only Hispanic included in this year's list who is the owner and CEO of her company. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/154017LOGO SIA recognized Ms. Edwards for her entrepreneurial...

2014-10-23 16:28:16

- 2014 first nine months sales increased 5% to $752 million, compared to $716 million in 2013; income from operations increased 100% to $70 million, compared to $35 million in 2013; earnings per share increased 83% to $0.66, compared to $0.36 in 2013. CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) today announced its first nine months and third quarter 2014 financial results, reflecting its continued improvements in market share, tour success, and operating...

2014-10-23 16:26:11

Nearly $1 million raised since 2001 SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte's annual Fall Classic golf tournament raised $115,000 this year to benefit five children's charities in the Sacramento region. Since 2001, this annual event has raised $965,000 to help children and families in need. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a The funds Deloitte raised exceeded expectations and set a record for the Fall Classic, now in its 14(th) year. This...

2014-10-23 16:26:06

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, MediaMath, the creator of the TerminalOne Marketing Operating System(TM) for digital marketers, has made Crain's New York Business 2014 Fast 50 list, indicating a year of tremendous success for the company, including product innovations, further global expansion, strategic partnerships, and exponential employee growth. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77010 For its third annual list, Crain's ranked...

2014-10-23 16:24:01

HOUSTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN) today announced its financial and operating results for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. Third quarter highlights include: -- Record gas and oil production of 196 Bcfe, up 14% compared to year-ago levels, including 47% growth in Marcellus Shale production and our highest production ever in the Fayetteville Shale; -- Adjusted net income of $178 million, or $0.50 per...

2014-10-23 16:23:01

- Adjusted earnings per share increased 36% to $0.49; GAAP EPS totaled $0.35 versus $0.24 in the prior year quarter CLEVELAND, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today reported its third quarter results. As previously announced, the Company exited certain unprofitable products associated with the Spartech acquisition and operations in Brazil. These actions, coupled with recent weakness in Europe, resulted in revenues of $958 million for the third...


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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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