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2014-09-15 16:25:38

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers and Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. If you are interested in interviewing any of the experts, please contact them via the contact information at the end of the listing. To receive these updates by email, send a note to profnet@profnet.com with the industries you cover, and we'll add you to the appropriate...

2014-09-15 16:25:13

Real-Time and Replayed Application Performance Information for iOS or Android Enables Developers to Meet User Expectations in Functionality and Performance NEWPORT, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introspex, Inc., a pioneer in non-intrusive mobile application performance and customer experience management, today announced that its ground breaking Customer Experience Management software supports iPhone 6 apps. The first solution of its kind to support this latest iPhone, Introspex...

2014-09-15 16:25:08

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About SmartphonesSmartphones are cellphones that use an operating system (OS) and offer advanced functionalities and computing abilities as well as improved connectivity compared to the traditional feature phones. Besides providing digital voice services, smartphones offer services such as texting, web browsing, emails, music players, and video calling. Smartphones use an OS that supports multi-tasking functionality, which enables multiple...

2014-09-15 16:25:00

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About CMCCeramic matrix composites (CMCs) are manufactured by strengthening a ceramic matrix with a refractory fiber. The ceramic matrix can be of various types including silicon carbide and alumina matrices, among others. The reinforcements can also be made in different forms, including continuous or short fibers and particles. Because of their superior material properties such as heat and wear resistance and high strength, CMCs serves several...

2014-09-15 16:24:49

New tool will enable event organizers to promote events to hundreds of directories in one click NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- David Adler, C.E.O. and founder of BizBash, announced today that his company has teamed up with global event listing business evvnt to debut a new service for event professionals: BizBash Push. Event organizers for trade shows, conferences, and consumer events will now be able to push their event listings to multiple sites with a single form, saving...

2014-09-15 16:23:38

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) ("APL", "Atlas Pipeline", or the "Partnership") announced today that the Partnership has successfully brought into service its previously announced 200 million cubic feet per day ("MMCFD") Edward processing plant in the Permian Basin. The addition of the Edward facility increases the name-plate processing capacity on APL's WestTX system from 455 MMCFD to 655 MMCFD, an increase of approximately 44%....

2014-09-15 16:20:46

Efforts Part of Comprehensive "Tackle Ebola" Relief Campaign SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Philanthropist Paul G. Allen announced today two new initiatives as part of a comprehensive relief campaign to provide resources and support to tackle the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. The efforts will put an additional $6.6 million toward supporting business and organizations working on logistical and transport needs. This raises Mr. Allen's initial commitment to fighting the...

2014-09-15 12:31:55

It's time to hit the books. InformationWeek's University program starts this Tuesday, September 16, with a special class on cloud computing options, hosted by guest lecturer Joe Masters Emison. NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's September, and that means it's time to head back to class and hit the books. For IT professionals, executives, and CIOs who are interested in learning a lot more about the latest in technology, InformationWeek has a special program for you....

2014-09-15 12:31:43

Hosts Live Hangout for Spanish-Speaking Young Entrepreneurs with GobiernoUSA.gov on September 25, 2014 WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Young entrepreneurs have a new tool to help determine if they're ready for business ownership and to help them get started. Young Entrepreneurs: An Essential Guide to Starting Your Own Business (Jóvenes Emprendedores) is a free, self-paced online course in Spanish that gives an overview of basic business principles and...

2014-09-15 12:31:37

GOODYEAR, Ariz., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 911 ETC announced that VoIPConnect® has successfully achieved Cisco compatibility certification with Cisco Unified Communications for the Enterprise, Version 2.2.3. The Internet of Everything (IoE) continues to bring together people, processes, data and things to enhance the relevancy of network connections. As a member of the Cisco® Solution Partner Program, 911 ETC is able to quickly create and deploy solutions to enhance the...


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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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