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2014-01-23 08:26:15

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood's celebrated jewelry designer Neil Lane (www.neillanejewelry.com) added sparkle to the ABC special, "The Bachelor: Bachelor Love Stories," which aired Sunday evening. The original Bachelorette, Trista Sutter, and her husband, Ryan Sutter, celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary during the primetime special in which they renewed their vows with -- for Trista -- a romantic emerald-cut diamond ring encrusted with 208 small round...

Microsoft Unveils Portable, Touch-Screen Input Projector
2011-10-20 05:17:32

Microsoft researchers are developing a new, wearable system that can turn any surface, even a user's own hand, into an interactive multitouch input device, various media outlets are reporting. According to a Wednesday Mobiledia story reprinted by Forbes.com, the device, known as OmniTouch, is a "wearable touch screen sensor system" that was created by developers at Microsoft Research and Carnegie Mellon University. It will combine a pico laser projector, which will project the touch...

2011-07-20 15:23:00

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bachelorette's Ashley Hebert and her remaining bachelors will be heading to world-renowned resort and spa, Namale in Savusavu, Fiji, for the ninth episode of the hit reality show's seventh season, airing Monday, July 25 at 8:00-10:00 PM (ET/PT), on the ABC Television Network. Namale offers Ashley and her potential suitors the ultimate in romance -private villas, walks around the grounds to nearby rushing waterfalls, private dinners and luxurious...

2011-01-07 00:00:48

ABC's The Bachelor and the American Red Cross Team Up to Raise Awareness About the Importance of Blood Donations During National Blood Donor Month. Current Bachelor Brad Womack, Series Host Chris Harrison and Former Bachelors and Bachelorettes Will Greet Fans; Attendees Can Enter Sweepstakes to Win Invitation to Taping of the "Women Tell All" Episode on February 26 Burbank, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 06, 2011 In conjunction with the new season of ABC's The Bachelor (Mondays 8:00"“10:00...

2010-08-05 13:20:00

LINWOOD, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Miss America Organization and ABC announced today Chris Harrison will host the 2011 Miss America Pageant when it is broadcast live from Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 15 at 8 P.M. ET. The 2011 Pageant marks the 90th anniversary of the Miss America Pageant. Previously, Harrison hosted the pageant in 2004. "Hosting the Miss America Pageant is a job all TV hosts dream of one day holding," said Harrison. "It...

2010-04-26 11:40:00

The same inexpensive, but high-quality optical sensors employed in the common computer mouse can enable small mobile phones and digital music players to be used as their own pointing and gestural input devices, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's Human-Computer Interaction Institute (HCII). By installing a pair of optical sensors on the back of a mobile phone or mp3 player, the researchers found that the entire device could have many of the same benefits as that of a computer...

2010-03-26 11:10:00

A Ph. D. student at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has developed a series of sensors that could allow you to control electronic devices. The device, which is known as the "Skinput" system, involves using bio-acoustic sensors and a small projector that displays a menu, number pad, or similar device directly onto the surface of the skin. Software that comes with the system can be configured to detect different waves based on where the user touches, and then uses that...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.