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2014-09-19 12:23:51

JohnsByrne, an industry-leading, award-winning packaging and print solution company announces the launch of its newly revamped website. Visitors will have improved access to products, resources and JohnsByrne news. NILES, Ill., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- JohnsByrne, an industry-leading, award-winning packaging and print solution company is pleased to announce the launch of its dynamic new website. As a full-service printing and packaging solutions provider, JohnsByrne's...

2014-09-19 12:23:45

Marketing Agency's Diversification & Acquisition Drives Record Growth WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delucchi Plus, a Washington, D.C.-based strategic digital communications and marketing agency, was named among the top women-owned businesses in the Washington, D.C. region by the Washington Business Journal (WBJ). The agency's 2013 revenue of $9.15 million put it in 24(th) place, marking its debut on this prestigious list. Christine Delucchi, a recognized leader in the...

2014-09-19 12:23:34

ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) announces the lineup for the 2014 Mobility LIVE conference, a national event that brings together key thought leaders and decision makers in the areas of mobile technology standards, strategies and innovation, Sept. 23-24 at the Woodruff Arts Center, W Atlanta Midtown Hotel and Opera. Mobility LIVE attendees are invited to learn about the latest trends, priorities, strategies and innovative products from...

2014-09-19 12:20:27

CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Tesla Motors, Inc. (Nasdaq:TSLA-Free Report), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS-Free Report), Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F-Free Report), Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC-Free Report) and General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM-Free Report)....

2014-09-19 08:28:37

Also Introduces New Case With Ultimate Protection, MightyShell For iPHONE 6 And iPHONE 5/5s SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Speck, the award-winning leader of mighty slim protective cases and covers for smartphones, tablets, and laptops, today announced the availability of iPhone 6 cases and iPhone 6 Plus cases. The line up includes two brand new cases designed by Speck, MightyShell and MightyShell Clear, its most protective cases yet. MightyShell harnesses 2x military-grade...

2014-09-19 08:28:29

The newest version of Yellowfin's BI software simplifies the process of using CSV files for data storage MELBOURNE, Australia, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The entire process for loading CSV files into Yellowfin has been streamlined and improved - from the creation of a target database to data preview. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147094Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147095 Yellowfin 7.1 was released in a series of launch Webinars. The...

2014-09-19 08:28:13

Bell, a researcher emeritus in the Microsoft Research Silicon Valley Laboratory, was recognized "for his exceptional contributions in designing and bringing several computer systems to market that changed the world of computing LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gordon Bell, known as "the father of the minicomputer," has been named the recipient of the 2014 IEEE Computer Society Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award for his work in designing computer...

2014-09-19 08:28:05

Users Believe Little Sensitive Data Being Stored in the Cloud; Greater Scrutiny of Cloud Usage Necessary SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CSA Congress 2014 -- In what could be called a tale of perception versus reality, the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) today released the results of a new survey that found a significant difference between the number of cloud-based applications IT and security professionals believe to be running in their environments, and...

2014-09-19 08:27:02

Accomplished Sales Executive to Drive Malish Sales efforts in China WILLOUGHBY, Ohio, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Malish Corporation, a global leader in the manufacturing of rotary/disk brushes for commercial floor cleaning machines, announced the appointment of Thomas Lee as Director of China Sales, effective immediately. Mr. Lee will be based out of the Malish manufacturing facility located in Dongguan, China. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147017...

2014-09-19 08:26:54

Midwest General Contractor streamlines administration for construction of school district's storm shelters. CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced that Branco Enterprises, a leading Midwest construction services provider headquartered in Neosho, Missouri, recently selected Submittal Exchange to implement an easier way to manage their construction administration...


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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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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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