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2014-07-09 23:09:00

Statêra, “Enabling the Connected Cloud”™, one of the fastest growing IT service providers announces company expansion to the east coast, launching in booming Raleigh, NC. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The 13-year-old corporation set its sights on Raleigh as it is one of the fastest growing cities in America. “Raleigh is an ideal location for east coast representation based on the growing market, prestigious Research Triangle Park, easily-accessible airport, proximity to...

2014-07-09 23:08:36

KidCheck, providers of secure children’s check-in software, today announced its new mobile check-in app available for download from the App Store (SM) and the Google Store™, which provides the ability for churches and organizations caring for children to complete check-in using an iPad® or tablet device for Android™. More information can be found at http://www.kidcheck.com. Boise, Idaho (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 KidCheck, providers of secure children’s check-in software, today...

2014-07-09 23:08:29

Company to Demonstrate AprivaPay Plus and Apriva POS Universal Application Solutions During the Event Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction and information solutions, today announced that it will be a general sponsor and exhibitor at the 12th MidWest Acquirers Association (MWAA) Annual Conference taking place July 16 to 17, 2014. During the show Apriva staff will be on-hand to demonstrate leading products in their...

2014-07-09 23:08:00

Lots of five-year-old kids play video games, but at only five years of age, Jack already made one. Working with the help of Mommy (a graphic designer) and Daddy (a coder), Jack has created Happy Travels™, an app about an adventurer who visits exotic destinations in search of treasure chests filled with loot. Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Lots of five-year-old kids play video games, but at only five years of age, Jack already made one. Working with the help of Mommy...

2014-07-09 23:07:43

LinkTek Corporation’s latest release of LinkFixer Advanced can eliminate the threat of broken links within SQL database tables, saving IT departments from the perils of lost data when files are moved or renamed — such as during a data migration. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Studies have shown that 40% of data migrations fail to be completed on time(1), often presenting several unnecessary and costly risks such as lost productivity and lost data due to broken links — a...

2014-07-09 23:07:37

High Stakes Cyber-Ransom Likely to Become the New Norm with Mobile Devices as Prey Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 In response to a recent study done on IT professionals, KnowBe4 CEO Stu Sjouwerman announced an extension of the company’s offer to pay any customer’s cyber ransom with Bitcoin if they are hit after stepping through KnowBe4’s security awareness training. Our 300+ sample study shows 88% of IT professionals expect ransomware to grow the rest of this year. The...

2014-07-09 23:07:16

Global Graphics Add-in Board Market 2014-2018, a new research report added to Sandlerresearch.org store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Vendors such as AMD and Nvidia have already invested a considerable amount of time and money in R&D to expand their product portfolio, provide better functionality, and meet end-user requirements. The increase in R&D investments has enabled vendors to capture a significant market share and gain a competitive edge over other market vendors....

2014-07-09 23:07:09

Transfluent today announced the release of the new Transfluent Magento Extension, the easiest way to localize eCommerce websites. The extension, which is now available from the Magento Connect marketplace, gives Magento users the power to translate their entire product catalog to any language, effortlessly. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The Transfluent Magento Extension gives Magento users access to over 100 languages – practically any language that is needed in eCommerce...

2014-07-09 23:06:59

The world’s secure idea auction site for innovators of all kinds, Bideas.com turns to crowdfunding to build the global platform that will in turn crowdsource ideas, to connect top companies with brilliant innovations. Silicon Beach, Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Bideas.com (“bid-ee-uhs”) is an exciting new startup based in Los Angeles, founded by successful inventor Chris Simpson. The site and app will be a secure bid-and-auction marketplace for the...

2014-07-09 23:06:52

StayNTouch and Merchant Link partner to deliver leading-edge secure solutions. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 StayNTouch Inc., provider of the PMS Mobile Overlay Platform, has partnered with payments industry leader Merchant Link, to provide its customers with the highest level of payment security, including tokenization and point-to-point encryption on mobile devices and tablets running the StayNTouch Rover Front Office solution. Hotels utilizing the StayNTouch Rover Front Office...


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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
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.