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2014-10-21 16:25:43

Selects The Oh She Glows Cookbook by Angela Liddon as Book of the Year TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's leading purveyor of ideas and inspiration, is pleased to announce its 10 Best Books of 2014. Indigo's expert team of booksellers poured over more than 10,000 titles released this year to select the most compelling, memorable and riveting reads of 2014. From a tale of artic survival to a hilarious sequel about a newly expecting couple in New York City,...

2014-10-21 16:25:39

Hidely announces the official launch of its app to neutralize privacy threats through double encrypted photos and fully integrated password-protected gallery NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hidely, (hide.ly), the world's first zero-trace camera and private photo gallery platform, today announced the launch of their free iOS app, available now in the App Store. With Hidely's hidden gallery and secure camera app, users have control over their photos from shoot to store. Photos taken...

2014-10-21 16:23:04

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Utilities industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and...

2014-10-21 16:21:40

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) ("Aircastle") announced today that it plans to release its third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2014 on November 4, 2014 before the market opens. In connection with the earnings release, management will host an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. Eastern time. A copy of the earnings release will be posted to the Investor Relations section of the...

2014-10-21 16:21:28

RESTON, Va., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, and a group of subcontractors and government agencies received the Joe Sciabica Innovation and Collaboration Award for its advanced multi-intelligence (MULTI-INT) sensor technology work on the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Blue Devil Program. The award was presented at the Ohio Innovation Summit on October 7, 2014 in Dayton, Ohio....

2014-10-21 12:38:38

Integration with Apple Pay makes OpenTable mobile payment experience frictionless for diners SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), today announced that diners using the Pay with OpenTable mobile payments feature can now settle the check using Apple Pay. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141020/152997 "The integration with Apple Pay makes the...

2014-10-21 12:38:22

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. and SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ResolvNow Corporation (formerly Rezoud) proudly announces the commercial launch of Settle-Now(TM), http://www.settle-now.com/, an innovative platform that bridges the gap between the legal industry, the alternative dispute resolution community, and most importantly consumers in various types and stages of conflict worldwide. Settle-Now(TM) is a more collaborative and less adversarial approach to resolving...

2014-10-21 12:37:57

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, LIFARS LLC's Founder and Managing Director Ondrej Krehel, will deliver a keynote speech at the Guidance Software's Beyond Defense-in-Depth Security Seminar Series. The event is taking place at 8:00am at the 3 West Club located at 3 W 51(st) St in New York City. Mr. Krehel's speech carries the title: Today's Threat Landscape and Data Visibility. He will be focusing on the newest threats today's cybercriminals are employing in the...

2014-10-21 12:37:35

Organizations Still Rely on Legacy Systems; Automation Is Key to Timely Remediation BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Data center security teams must secure their assets on legacy, cloud, and virtual systems, according to the SANS 2014 Data Center Security Survey. In it, 77% of respondent organizations are using hypervisors in their data center architectures, 27% still also include mainframe computers, and 14% still include Windows Server 2000. "The survey...

2014-10-21 12:37:24

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntkey Enterprise Group has been awarded the 'Typical Outstanding Enterprises of National Quality and Integrity' during China Quality Month. Themed as 'Innovation improving product quality, integrity promoting industry development', 'Quality Month' was held by China Association for Quality Inspection across the country in September 2014. Huntkey was invited to participate in the activity and won the honor of 'Typical Outstanding...


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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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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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