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2015-03-05 08:20:52

Dealership also fosters discussion about team's playoff prospects NAPERVILLE, Ill., Mar.

2015-03-05 04:22:45

With the female population becoming increasingly tech-friendly, wishes on International Women's Day 2015 are best shared through visually engaging online greeting cards. NEW YORK,

2015-03-05 00:23:51

Five Partners Receive Awards at London Event LONDON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, commended its

2015-03-05 00:23:48

- New Service Caters to Foreign Visitors to Japan to Solve Wi-Fi Trouble - TOKYO, March.

2015-03-05 00:22:43

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

2015-03-04 23:10:58

Ray Potter Will Join Internet of Things Experts from HP, Cisco, AMD, Samsung and Others on March 5, 2015 at IoT Summit in Santa Clara Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March

2015-03-04 23:10:48

Volute Technologies thinks outside the box with its answer to packaged software. Lincoln, RI (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 Volute Technologies is reinventing

2015-03-04 23:10:35

City View will be broadcast on PCNC – Pittsburgh Cable News Channel throughout the month of March 2015. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) March 04, 2015

2015-03-04 23:10:12

Sunrise Hitek is now extending reduced pricing on all iPad G5 cases in their üuber store https://www.sunrisehitek.com/product/ipad-slim-tough-case-g5.

2015-03-04 23:10:09

Robust Integration to Provide California Schools with Early Warning Solution to Identify At-Risk Students, Monitor Chronic Absenteeism and Track College Readiness (PRWEB)


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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
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.