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2015-05-21 08:40:04

The LCR-Reader is the newest member in the Smart Tweezers family that simplifies troubleshooting of PCBs.

2015-05-21 08:40:02

AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CodeLathe, the leader in enterprise private cloud, today announced the immediate availability of a new and extremely secure version FileCloud for

2015-05-21 08:39:55

Industry-Leading IT Alert Aggregation and Correlation Platform Helps Wix Deliver World Class Reliability for Their Customers' 70,000,000 Websites MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 21, 2015

2015-05-21 08:39:53

AMITYVILLE, N.Y., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc.

2015-05-21 08:39:36

Allows users to file email in their firm's document management systems from their personal devices PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Prosperoware announced today that it has

2015-05-21 08:39:27

Technology Integration Offers Customers Cost-Effective Solutions to Address Wireless Security Concerns CAMPBELL, Calif.

2015-05-21 08:39:23

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc.

2015-05-21 08:39:11

Consumers Most Interested in Using Technology That Learns Their Needs and Recognises Their Lifestyle BOSTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- While current ownership and use of smart

2015-05-21 08:39:09

50 Percent of Consumers Don't Use Secure Messaging Apps Despite Widespread Concerns about Privacy NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty-six percent of millennials have sent

2015-05-21 08:39:02

AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) today announced it will hold a conference call on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.


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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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overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
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