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2014-08-29 04:21:49

HSINCHU, Taiwan and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC") and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited ("Fujitsu Semiconductor") today announced an agreement for UMC to become a minority shareholder of a newly formed subsidiary of Fujitsu Semiconductor that will include its 300mm wafer manufacturing facility located in Kuwana, Mie, Japan ("the Company"). UMC's advanced 40nm technology will be also licensed to Fujitsu...

2014-08-29 04:20:57

First stylish companion smartwatch that successfully delivers simplicity, affordability and style ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality One Wireless, a global leader in wireless distribution, and Omate, a leader in telecom wearable software design, announced today a partnership whereby Quality One will bring Omate X companion smartwatch devices to market in North and Latin America. The Omate X follows the successful launch of the TrueSmart, a first-of-a-kind...

2014-08-29 00:20:33

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Justin Timberlake's live streamed concert from the Korinn Sports Hall in Iceland is the #1 viewed event on the Live Nation Channel on Yahoo. This was the largest concert event in Iceland's history. This past Sunday, his fans from around the world got the opportunity to watch his critically acclaimed show on the Live Nation Channel on Yahoo. There are four songs still available on the Live Nation Channel until Sept. 25....

2014-08-28 23:18:28

Marketing on the Web, LLC (MOTW) announces it is now a Certified Google Partner. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Marketing on the Web, LLC (MOTW) announces it is now a Certified Google Partner. We are excited to be included in the Google Partner program. "I began managing Internet advertising programs for dealnews in 2005. Starting with Yahoo's Overture product, we expanded expertise to include advertising programs on Google and Bing" - said MOTW president John...

2014-08-28 23:18:22

Chauhan brings more than 15 years of experience in driving innovation through enterprise SaaS applications. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 RiseSmart, the leader in career transition services, has named Vikash Chauhan its new vice president of engineering. In this role, Chauhan will lead RiseSmart’s rapidly growing, global engineering team and help drive the innovation of products. Chauhan previously worked for Oracle where he served as the vice president of application...

2014-08-28 23:17:50

JP Bryan Group - a Boutique Talent Acquisition firm headquartered in Portland, Oregon is gaining traction by utilizing their niche' resources to bring laser focused talent to their clients. Portland, Oregon and The Pacific NW (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 JP Bryan Group assists executives and clients in gaining an edge in the highly competitive jobs marketplace. Coming out of the long recession, they knew they needed to increase interaction with their clients and a refresh that included...

2014-08-28 23:17:32

Former Engine Yard Executive joins leadership team of Hadoop-as-a-Service innovator Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Qubole™, the award-winning provider of the next generation Cloud Big Data platform, is proud to officially announce the addition of Marcy Campbell to the executive team as the Senior Vice President of World Wide Sales and Business Development. “Qubole is positioned to rapidly become a household name in Big Data,” commented Campbell. “They have a unique...

2014-08-28 23:17:18

SoundConnect Surpasses PrimeSource Building Products Collaboration Expectations Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 PrimeSource Building Products, Inc., a leading provider of wholesale construction materials, selected SoundConnect to support their communication needs with the implementation of their cloud based audio and web conferencing platform GlobalMeet powered by SoundConnect. The solution was configured to support PrimeSource’s employees’ needs. SoundConnect delivers award...

2014-08-28 23:17:15

Leading A/E/C Talent and Management Solutions Provider Announces Marketing Services Business for Architecture & Engineering Firms Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ExactSource, a national leader in the delivery of talent management solutions and software to architectural, engineering, and construction firms, is proud to announce the launch of their new marketing services company, Ingenium. Ingenium, a subsidiary company of ExactSource, is is the premier marketing and branding...

2014-08-28 23:16:32

Cloud|AG, a cloud software and services company focused on Microsoft’s cloud technologies, announces its acceptance into Microsoft’s exclusive Champions Club. Peachtree Corners, GA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Cloud|AG has been helping companies of all sizes realize the power and flexibility of Microsoft's cloud-based collaboration and business platforms Office 365 and Azure. In recognition of its commitment and success servicing small and medium-size businesses (SMB) with Office 365,...


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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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