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2014-10-23 12:29:47

- First-Ever Working Moms Tipping Point Survey from Care.com Reveals How Many are Overwhelmed with Work, Childcare & Household Chores - WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know moms are stressed. But just how much of that stress is taking a toll on their family, job, and their own emotional well-being? Care.com (www.care.com), the world's largest online destination for finding and managing family care, set out to determine how juggling work, childcare, and household...

2014-10-23 12:27:37

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Enterprise Location-based Search and Advertisement Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The location-based search and advertising is a form of advertising in which the users integrate mobile advertising with various mobile technologies such as location-based services. The location-based search and advertising is expected to grow...

2014-10-23 12:27:13

CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) will be webcasting their third quarter operating results conference call on Oct. 31, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. EDT (9:30 a.m. CDT). To listen to the live call, please visit Events & Presentations pages of investors.tdsinc.com or investors.uscellular.com. It is recommended that you register at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the call to...

2014-10-23 12:26:49

A new partnership for new media deals, combining world-class Investment Banking, Strategic Advisory and Event Management. NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landmark Ventures and ShellyPalmer announce the formation of a joint venture to advise clients related to their Merger & Acquisition strategies, strategic financing initiatives, and development of key strategic partnerships. This partnership also brings together both company's strategic consulting groups, business development...

2014-10-23 12:26:27

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- uBreakiFix continues its North American expansion, with the opening of uBreakiFix North Little Rock- the second location to open in the state of Arkansas. uBreakiFix was rated 13th in the 2013 INC Fastest Growing Companies list. uBreakiFix North Little Rock offers while you wait electronics repair, as well as a nationwide warranty, and price matching guarantee. "We are so thrilled to be expanding our services to the North Little...

2014-10-23 12:26:22

'The Kills' Play Secret Show For U.S Launch Of Moose Knuckles NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of its arrival to U.S. shores, WORKHOUSE (www.workhousepr.net) + Nur Khan Presents produced a launch introducing Canadian outerwear brand Moose Knuckles (www.mooseknucklescanada.com) that clearly cemented their positions as 'class clowns of the global schoolhouse.' Iconic New York City stars were out in force - Rosario Dawson, Karen Elson, Mario Sorrenti, Sky...

2014-10-23 12:26:16

5by's new mobile apps make finding, sharing and chatting about online video fast, simple and private SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How often do you find a video you want to share because it reminds you of someone? Mobile video platform, 5by, is revolutionizing the video consumption and exchange experience with its all-new iOS and Android apps. Developed to change how people communicate around video, the new version adds friend-to-friend messaging and multi-platform search to...

2014-10-23 12:26:15

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advance@Work(TM) has released a video interview with Max Snow, Founder of BackTrack Music. To view the interview, click here: www.advanceatwork.com. BackTrack Music is an innovative online music service which centralizes A&R by connecting emerging musical artists, record labels and managers throughout the world. Among its other features, BackTrack Music creates individual and corporate profiles based on information supplied by its...

2014-10-23 12:26:06

Service used by agencies to engage and interact with the public gets major upgrade MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tip411, a web-based toolset that helps law enforcement, municipalities, and schools engage community members of all ages, is announcing the release of its new Version 7.0. This innovative update to the tip411 system will enhance the user experience and allow agencies greater flexibility and more access to data via a customized dashboard....

2014-10-23 12:25:47

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frederick Buechner Center is pleased to announce the addition of Chinese-language website, Facebook, and Twitter pages for Frederick Buechner. In each case, new pages are available in both Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese. Each will feature daily quotes from Mr. Buechner's work. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153468 "We are thrilled to bring Mr. Buechner's work to the growing audience of Chinese-speaking...


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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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