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2014-10-22 08:27:16

LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of HTTP Google will now use HTTPS as a way to rank but does this mean problems for site owners? August 6th was significant as that was the day that Google announced that they would start using HTTPS as a ranking signal. Simply put this is one of more than 200 signals that Google uses to rank websites. Google is on a mission to make the Internet a safer place and this is part of their process. If my site...

2014-10-22 08:26:58

Pop-up retail location on Manhattan's Lower East Side features unlocked smartphones from leading manufacturers pre-installed with Yonder's massively social unlimited music service NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Yonder Store, located at 77 Delancey Street (adjacent to The Tenement Museum) in Manhattan's Lower East Side, opened doors to the public yesterday at 11 AM,( )just in time for the upcoming holiday season. This unique retail experience enables customers to purchase the...

2014-10-22 08:25:30

SHORT HILLS, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This article is by Nate Herpich on behalf of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center (PRC). The PRC is a national resource which provides a road map of complimentary services and programs to empower individuals living with paralysis. In October 2012, Hurricane Sandy leveled Liz Treston's city of Long Beach, New York, and many of its residents were there to witness the carnage. The year before, a...

2014-10-22 08:24:59

BELMONT, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enmetric Systems, Inc., announced today that it has achieved EnergyWise Suite Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) status from Cisco(®). This designation recognizes Enmetric as having fulfilled the requirements and prerequisites to sell, deploy, integrate with, and support Cisco EnergyWise(TM) Suite products and solutions. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153362LOGO The Cisco EnergyWise Suite ATP Program assists...

2014-10-22 08:24:22

- Expects total annual pre-tax benefit to be approximately $4 million AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today actions to optimize the Company's back office and support functions in Europe, Middle East and Africa ("EMEA") to better align its operations with current market conditions in the region. During the first half of fiscal 2015, A. Schulman plans to reduce headcount in EMEA by approximately 40 employees, with the majority of...

2014-10-22 08:24:21

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) today announced that it will host an investor conference call on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time to review its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. The Company also plans to issue a news release detailing its third quarter 2014 financial results the morning of October 23, 2014, prior to the stock exchange open. The conference...

2014-10-22 08:22:42

CORONA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexani Motorcars, the internationally recognized leader in customized luxury coaches, has introduced the Andalucia--a beautiful Mercedes-Benz Sprinter conversion offering the ultimate in relaxation while traveling for business or pleasure. Two modes are offered, one with two sofas for comfortable seating, or with a mobile luxury bedroom suite; the Andalucia represents the intersection of practicality, beauty, and comfort. Photo -...

2014-10-22 08:22:27

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's Aviation Week, the leader in aerospace information and media, is expanding its flagship publication, Aviation Week & Space Technology, into a multi-platform, membership model. The full offering, in Beta test now, is expected to launch in the fourth quarter of 2014. In addition to its industry-leading print coverage, readers will soon be able to step inside a new, breakthrough digital experience that includes daily emailed...

2014-10-22 08:22:24

Launches More Than 30 New Programs and Increases Membership by Almost 100 Percent ST. LOUIS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Been behind the wheel of an Enterprise CarShare vehicle lately? Recent business results from the company indicate that the answer is likely "yes." Over the past year alone, Enterprise CarShare reports its membership has increased by almost 100 percent and has launched more than 30 new programs in North America. Additionally, the acquisitions of AutoShare in...

2014-10-22 08:21:52

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- P&F Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFIN), plans to release its results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2014 before the market opens on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The company has scheduled a conference call beginning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time the same day. You may join this conference call by dialing 866-963-1218, or you may wish to listen only via a live web cast accessible at www.800rollcall.com/webpresenter/....


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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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