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US Authorities Arrest, Charge Four Members Of Xbox Underground Hacking Ring

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Four men who were part of an alleged international computer hacking operating have been charged with stealing over $100 million worth of intellectual property from Microsoft, the US Army and...

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2014-10-01 08:33:19

Fashionable medical ID manufacturer announces scholarship program to award young adults paying it forward. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hope Paige Medical ID, leading manufacturer of fashionable and affordable medical ID jewelry, has announced its "HERB it Forward" scholarship program. In the past, Hope Paige Medical ID has supported charities since its inception and now they are looking to give back to their customers....

2014-10-01 08:32:09

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cardinal Health 2014 digital report to shareholders is now available. Interested parties can learn about the company's fiscal year performance and how Cardinal Health is supporting the health care continuum by accessing the report at http://cardinalhealth.com/annualreport. Photo- http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140930/149504-INFO In addition to summary financials and the chief executive officer's letter to shareholders, the digital...

2014-10-01 08:31:28

Company Also Provides Update on Other NOELLE® Installations; Family of Maternal, Neonatal Care Simulators is Industry's Most Comprehensive MIAMI, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaumard Scientific Company today provided an update on the U.S. roll-out of its Victoria birthing simulator as well as installations of other fully tetherless simulators from the NOELLE family. The most recent Victoria installation sites are: -- St. Joseph's College of Nursing at St. Joseph's Hospital Health...

2014-10-01 08:31:09

SHANGHAI, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (WuXi) (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device research and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United States, announced today that it has acquired XenoBiotic Laboratories, Inc. (XBL), a contract research organization with 27 years of successful operation that provides bioanalytical, drug metabolism, and pharmacokinetic services to the pharmaceutical,...

2014-10-01 08:29:04

SocialCentiv is announcing an addition, "Inuit," to its Twitter marketing software's background processing hub. DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Technology marketing company, SocialCentiv, has incorporated a new feature into its software. The background processing hub of the Twitter marketing app will now have the capability of returning alternate names for select descriptors. This will include "common misspellings like 'New Yurk City' for 'New York City', abbreviations...

2014-10-01 08:29:00

Austin-based sports media and events company changes the game for track and field, wrestling, gymnastics and elite fitness athletes and fans AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flocasts today announced it has received $8 million in funding from Causeway Media Partners, a leading investment fund focused on sports media, entertainment, and related companies. The latest investment represents continued momentum for the burgeoning sports media property and events company based out...

2014-10-01 08:28:48

Attention Focused Ad Platform Raises the Bar for Viewability Measurement NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis Media, creators of the industry's first attention platform, today announced its partnership with Moat, a leading MRC-accredited brand intelligence and analytics company. Through the partnership, Genesis Media's current and future video ad products will use Moat's tools to measure and maintain ad viewability, as well as other attention metrics....

2014-10-01 08:28:37

Enterprises Can Now Deliver Consumer-Like UX and Deploy Customized Corporate App Stores Securely, Quickly and Easily BOSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apperian® Inc., the leading platform for securing and managing enterprise mobile apps, announced today the availability of the next generation of its Enterprise App Store. The App Store is available for all modern mobile platforms including Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and Android and Windows mobile platforms. The new Apperian...

2014-10-01 08:28:32

Premier sales and marketing company recognized for excellence SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team One, a privately-owned sales and marketing company headquartered in Illinois, announced that they have earned a "Campaign Cup" for their excellent work on behalf of a major energy client. Headed by President Greg Cassa, Team One received the prestigious award for meeting client targets with high-quality. In addition to being recognized for the second quarter of 2014,...

2014-10-01 08:28:13

Global movement will unite Bay area designers, developers, scientists and innovators to explore new scientific concepts and solutions SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Hack Day, a global grassroots science movement aimed at empowering scientific innovation, today announced it will host, in cooperation with Thomson Reuters EndNote, San Francisco's fifth annual Science Hack Day event October 4-5 at software company GitHub's headquarters on Brannan Street. On Saturday, October...


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The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

Bill Gates
2013-09-17 12:44:24

William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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