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2015-03-26 23:13:18

A proven leader in device filtering, Smoothwall has released Connect for Chromebooks, a new Chrome extension which combines seamless, single sign-on with content-aware web filtering to ensure

2015-03-26 23:12:52

echogravity, an inbound marketing agency specializing in the B2B space, is pleased to be a Gold Sponsor of ISSA's Midwest Staffing Conference. Chicago, IL

2015-03-26 23:12:50

Social media, search and data extraction technologies are not only altering the structure and dynamics of social networks, but are also potentially changing how controllable these systems are.

2015-03-26 23:12:24

DTx's EPC-S2100 delivers a production-ready platform for easy deployment of real-time and embedded virtualization systems based on the Intel® Industrial Solutions System Consolidation

2015-03-26 23:12:19

KME Systems, an all-inclusive solutions provider for business IT services with locations in Orange County and Las Vegas, has received the Pinnacle Circle of Excellence award from Digium, Inc.

2015-03-26 23:12:18

The IP Resequencer, the newest addition to Elfiq Networks' innovative SitePathMTPX feature, reorders data packets from individual sessions in the order in which they were intended to be sent,

2015-03-26 23:12:13

The guide includes 5 detailed steps to effective link building for top rankings, as well as a bonus section with 10 quality guidelines for fear-free backlink acquisition. (PRWEB)

2015-03-26 23:12:11

The most popular citizen services solution on the market just got better. Germantown, MD (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 Planet Technologies has optimized the

2015-03-26 23:11:59

Sommetrics appoints three executives to its management team and expands one executive’s role. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 Today Sommetrics

2015-03-26 23:11:53

Representing top hardware and software vendors, MCS can now help clients develop in-house scanning facilities.


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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
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.