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2015-03-01 23:00:15

Windows and Mac software lets XGate users select, download and view marine weather forecasts using the GRIB format over narrow bandwidth satellite and cellular networks. Maryville,

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2015-03-02 08:13:44

Autodesk's app allows you to create 3D-scanned images using only your smartphone.

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2015-03-02 07:57:15

Sometimes you’re in the middle of something and can’t help but think, “Is anyone else doing the exact same thing I am right now, or am I completely unique in this moment?” Well now there’s an app for that, and it’s here to tell you that you’re not a special snowflake.

2015-03-01 16:21:46

New Platform Expected to Expedite Growth and Value LAS VEGAS, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure Hospitality

2015-03-01 16:20:56

Launch of mobile business desktop and Apple Touch ID app access paired with support for wearables and IoT drive enterprise-focused discussion at MWC BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2015

2015-03-01 16:20:46

Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform now supports smartwatches, fitness trackers and other next-generation mobile devices BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-03-01 12:22:34

Powered by Android Wear(TM), the Huawei Watch Features a Fully Circular Timeless Design BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei continues to break new ground in the

2015-03-01 12:22:23

BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress, ALCATEL ONETOUCH's new IDOL 3

2015-03-01 12:22:20

BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei today unveiled a series of wearable devices including the Huawei Watch, TalkBand B2, and TalkBand N1 for consumers to stay connected,

2015-03-01 12:22:18

Lucid's PowerXtend v3.0 integrates PowerXtend Touch, a unique patent-pending technology that significantly enhances the user-experience while saving power with various types of apps. NETANYA,


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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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