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2015-03-31 16:36:44

Packaged solution with embedded best practices provides simple, fast, and cost effective solution to monitor, report, and analyze information technology portfolio management in days not months HALF

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DRAPER, Utah, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- It is World Backup Day, but one must ask the question: What good is a backup if data or an IT system is unable to be recovered? Fortunately, for IT professionals,

2015-03-31 16:30:46

The $20 Trillion Opportunity that will Transform Future Businesses and Societies LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This study discusses the evolution of various top-emerging industries,

2015-03-31 16:30:33

Touch Gesture Outshines Air Gesture in Value and Application Access LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This Strategic Insight analyzes the latest upcoming human-machine interface

2015-03-31 16:30:31

April first newsletter will feature "Hover Shoe" promotion designed to give sales a lift CORVALLIS, Ore., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Barefoot footwear innovator Soft Star Shoes

2015-03-31 16:29:56

Increasing Demand for High Throughput Data Drives Adoption of Automated Liquid Handling Instruments LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The increasing life science research activities

2015-03-31 16:29:36

Today, an association like TravelWritersNetwork.com issues professional credit card-style press passes to journalists and bloggers, which allows them to move like royalty in society, arranging interviews

2015-03-31 16:29:33

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Washington Women in Public Relations (WWPR) is pleased to announce that the call for nominations for the 2015

2015-03-31 16:29:27

MISSION, Kan., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) If you're struggling to find the perfect gift for a mom who has it all, or just the right way to express your love and appreciation,

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The marketing agency continues a string of expansions across the US LAS VEGAS, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Award-winning experiential marketing agency


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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
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.