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2015-05-21 08:27:53

IRVINE, Calif., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Content syndication and monetization company, Adaptive Medias, Inc.

2015-05-21 08:27:50

The First Ever "Liquid at the Shore" Summer Kick-Off on May 31st to Include Beach Baptisms in the Atlantic Ocean MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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Computational studies unlock the secrets of cellulose for more sustainable and disease resistant crops MELBOURNE, Australia, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists from IBM Research

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WALTHAM, Mass., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen(®) Inc.

2015-05-21 08:26:02

Compliance, Flexibility, Ease of Use Make Contex Scanners the Industry's Choice for Digitizing Aerial Photos, Well Logs, Maps, and More ROCKVILLE, Md., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/

2015-05-21 08:25:56

Storage facilities go from green, to greener MANHATTAN, N.Y., May.

2015-05-21 08:25:48

HOUSTON AND NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that Doug Pike, vice president of investor relations, will address investors at the Deutsche

2015-05-21 08:23:09

AAMCO Expert Technicians Jump-Start Spring Cleaning Season with 10 Tips For a Fresh Vehicle HORSHAM, Pa., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As annual spring cleaning rituals get underway,

2015-05-21 08:22:22

State Farm® Lists Top Causes of Boat Damage BLOOMINGTON, Ill., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Captain Ahab may have had his ship sunk by a mighty white whale but submerged objects such as trees

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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
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.