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2014-10-22 08:37:00

LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Providing the latest in integrated embedded solutions and products, Z3 Technology, LLC announced today the immediate availability of the Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS broadcast encoder. The encoder was developed as a video infrastructure solution that works in applications such as broadcast video encoding, medical video, video security and industrial DVR, and industrial video processing. "With encoding capability of up to 1080p60 or dual channel with...

2014-10-22 08:36:56

BEIJING, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world, today announced that it will participate in the following upcoming conferences in October and November 2014: On October 30, 2014, LightInTheBox will participate in the Jefferies 4th Annual Asia Summit. The summit will be held at the Island Shangri-La Hotel in Hong Kong. On...

2014-10-22 08:36:47

BnBFinder Inns are Paying It Forward with Free Stays for Military this Veterans & Remembrance Day NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --In 2008, Kathleen Panek, owner and innkeeper of Gillum House located in Shinnston, WV, had an idea that would change the way the bed and breakfast industry treated its veterans. It was a simple idea; give back to the brave individuals who have served by offering a free night stay on Veterans & Remembrance Day. What started with one innkeeper's...

2014-10-22 08:33:34

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WealthEngine, the leading provider of wealth intelligence, prospect research and marketing services for nonprofits, healthcare, education, luxury goods and financial services, and the Gobel Group, the leading healthcare philanthropy consulting firm that educates and engages clinicians in the philanthropic process, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to support hospitals and healthcare organizations. As partners, the companies...

2014-10-22 08:33:29

Not-for-Profit Gets Clientless, In-browser Access to Microsoft Office Applications Using Ericom AccessNow CLOSTER, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ericom Software, a global leader in application access and desktop virtualization solutions, has been chosen by Continuum of Care to provide up to 700 case-workers with remote, 24-hour access from Chromebooks to Windows desktops. Headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut, Continuum of Care, Inc. runs approximately 40 residential homes...

2014-10-22 08:32:50

YARDLEY, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With a vision to ensure safety and sanctity of their animal health medications, a Global Pharmaceutical and Biotech manufacturer selects and implements the Xyntek and Antares serialization technology and turnkey solution to protect their animal health brand. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153438 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153439 The product that was serialized and aggregated by the Xyntek...

2014-10-22 08:32:15

LA VERNE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paper Pak Industries, a manufacturer of innovative emergency readiness products, has developed APLS(®) Body Guard Bio, a disposable, highly absorbent body bag that minimizes the spread of bacteria and virus while protecting service providers and the deceased. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153471 APLS Body Guard Bio features a rugged, external nylon shell, watertight zipper, thermal seals and finished edges that create a...

2014-10-22 08:32:10

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven weight-loss products and programs, will announce financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, after market close. The Company will host a conference call to discuss these results with additional comments and details. Participants from the Company will be Michael C. MacDonald, Chairman and...

2014-10-22 08:31:50

Innovative event format offers women, veterans, disabled, LGBT and minority professionals access to employers seeking to hire diverse talent CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPDN) announced it will host a Professional & Technology Diversity Career Fair in Chicago for diverse professionals including women, veterans, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, people with disabilities and members of the LGBT...

2014-10-22 08:30:42

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Launchpad Digital Health (www.launchpdh.com), the next generation accelerator for digital health, today announced it is accepting new business plan applications for its second class of companies. The application deadline is December 1, 2014. Dynamic entrepreneurs of companies ready to scale their digital health businesses are encouraged to apply. Launchpad Digital Health expects its new class of funded companies to begin their one-year...


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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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