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2014-07-28 16:22:02

Former Executive of Verenium Corp. Named CEO, Cynthia 'CJ' Warner Remains Board Chairman SAN DIEGO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapphire Energy, Inc., a global leader of algae cultivation technologies, today announced the appointment of biotechnology veteran James Levine as president, CEO and member of the board of directors. Levine replaces Cynthia 'CJ' Warner, who is stepping down from her post effective immediately. She will remain chairman of the company's board of directors....

2014-07-28 16:21:30

DETROIT, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial's rankings have increased in each of the three finance areas of the 2014 J.D. Power Dealer Financing Satisfaction Study. Ally received above industry average satisfaction scores in the Prime Retail Credit, Retail Leasing and Floor Planning categories. "Ally Financial is proud of the results of the J.D. Power study," said Jeff Brown, president and chief executive officer of Dealer Financial Services at Ally. "This study provides...

2014-07-28 16:21:11

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Automotive Glass Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1361298/Global-Automotive-Glass-Market-2014-2018.html About Automotive GlassAutomotive glass is mainly used in windshields and side and rear windows of a vehicle. In addition to protecting passengers from external elements, glass provides comfort to the passengers and complements aesthetics and aerodynamic design of the...

2014-07-28 16:21:05

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Automotive Auto Dimming Mirrors Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225701/Global-Automotive-Auto-Dimming-Mirrors-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Automotive Auto Dimming MirrorsTo minimise glare, dimming mirrors were used earlier in fighter aircraft. Dimming mirrors' integration in vehicles increased as a result of the automotive OEMs for the brand differentiation, safety...

2014-07-28 16:21:01

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Maritime Security Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225699/Global-Maritime-Security-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Maritime Security SystemsMaritime security relates to the protection of ports, vessels, and other infrastructure related to ports and the shipping business from piracy, terrorism, and sabotage. Maritime security is provided to both private and government...

2014-07-28 16:20:50

MEXICO CITY, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SANLUIS Corporacion, S.A.B. de C.V. (Mexican Stock Exchange Ticker: SANLUIS), a Mexican industrial company engaged in the design and manufacture of suspension and brake components for the automotive industry, announced today its financial results for the second quarter 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Highlights: -- First half of 2014 was SANLUIS Rassini's strongest half to date, reflecting the highest level of sales, EBITDA and net income in...

2014-07-28 16:20:41

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Automotive Blind Spot Detection Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225688/Global-Automotive-Blind-Spot-Detection-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Automotive Blind Spot DetectionA blind spot detection system prevents common causes of personal injury and vehicle damage. The sensor comprises very small mechanical devices, which measure or respond to the changes in physical...

2014-07-28 12:32:15

SysAid Receives Highest Score among all vendors for Its Current Offering TEL AVIV, Israel, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SysAid Technologies Ltd., a leading provider of IT service management (ITSM) solutions, was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in "The Forrester Wave(TM): ITSM SaaS Delivery Capabilities, Q3 2014". In this evaluation, SysAid was named "a leader" in ITSM SaaS. SysAid also received the highest score among all vendors in the current offering...

2014-07-28 12:31:53

Enterprise-class financial software company CEO and founder recognized as 'Executive of the Year' in mid-size company category LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BlackLine Systems has been named a Gold Winner in the Best in Biz Awards 2014 International, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analyst communities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20061117/LAF027LOGO Last year, BlackLine partnered with Silver Lake Sumeru,...

2014-07-28 12:31:36

- Leading SaaS provider recognized for Customer Service Excellence for the third consecutive year as demonstrated across events, training programs, and the iCARE(TM)Customer Support Site - MATAWAN, N.J., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition software solutions for growing businesses, proudly announced the company earned a Silver Stevie® Award in the Customer Service category for Customer Service Department...


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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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