Quantcast

Latest Business Stories

3d-printed rifle
2015-03-30 10:22:00

Just two years after the creation of the world’s first 3D-printed handgun, a design team has come up with a rifle crafted using additive manufacturing that is capable of firing a larger caliber round than any of the weapons that came before it, according to various media reports.

2015-03-30 08:38:24

Full focus on sustainable growth BERLIN, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The online auction house Auctionata (www.auctionata.com)

2015-03-30 08:38:06

Web Analytics Provider Replaces Multiple On-Premise Sage Instances with NetSuite's Unified Cloud Suite LONDON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc.

2015-03-30 08:37:59

Global technology solutions distributor offers cloud-based managed network security services with PhoeniXSentry HEBRON, Ky., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueStar, a leading global

2015-03-30 08:37:44

Custom Electronics Manufacturer Recognized for IT and Business Transformation Using NetSuite Cloud ERP NEW BEDFORD, Mass., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-03-30 08:37:37

Former CIDEON America president & CEO joins growing consulting firm to increase penetration into discrete PLM consulting market. BLUE BELL, Pa., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Linx-AS,

2015-03-30 08:37:25

MOVIA(TM) Software Provides Advanced Pattern Matching MELBOURNE, Fla., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Modus Operandi, which for 30 years has provided contextual pattern recognition

2015-03-30 08:37:16

RYE, N.Y., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LICT Corporation ("LICT"; OTC Pink(®): LICT) reports preliminary, unaudited results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014.

2015-03-30 08:37:09

PHOENIX, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) released FREE insider trading reports for US market investors to track the following active stocks and


Latest Business Reference Libraries

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...

0_32fc02475d5bf300adf507f52e8b98ea
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...

0_04f94e510bed78401cec3749aa3e4d83
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...

More Articles (6 articles) »
Word of the Day
bowerly
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.