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LAKE MARY, Fla., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FARO Technologies, Inc.

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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With graduation season in full swing at schools, colleges and universities across the country, senior executives with

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Security® announced that it has joined the Cisco Solution Partner Program as a Solution Partner.

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Early bird pricing now available to all Kickstarter backers LOS ANGELES, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mr.

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BEIJING, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The development of the Internet and mobile Internet has given rise to heavyweight Internet companies and a large number of mobile Internet applications.

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FDC Servers, a global provider of colocation, dedicated servers and virtual server hosting solutions has announced the opening of two new Enterprise Datacenter facilities in Los Angeles, CA and Denver,

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New cloud storage offering enables customers to simplify long-term data retention, reduce costs and meet stringent compliance requirements BURLINGTON, Mass., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/

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BOSTON, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyless, the leading Internet of Things ( IoT ) global managed services provider, today announced the appointment of Gavin Carter as CTO.

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BERKELEY, Calif., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Theory, Inc., the company behind groundbreaking fitness App, BitGym (www.bitgym.com),

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Silicon Valley's "TiE50" Award Hotly Contested by Thousands of Technology Startups Worldwide SAN RAFAEL, Calif., May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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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...

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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  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.