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2014-10-29 16:33:28

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TIP Technologies, the leading provider of Quality, Compliance, and Shop Floor Execution (SFE) software, is pleased to announce Ron Dolan as its new President. Mr. Dolan joined TIP Technologies as Executive Vice President earlier in 2014 and brings over 30 years of sales and management experience with software solution providers as a transformational leader. Ron's results oriented approach will drive further innovation of the TIPQA(TM) solution...

2014-10-29 16:28:40

Project Will Apply Cognitive Computing to Uncover New Treatment Options for Patients CLEVELAND, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new initiative to accelerate the adoption of genomic based medicine at Cleveland Clinic. Researchers at Cleveland Clinic will use IBM Watson technology in the area of genomic research to help oncologists deliver personalized medicine by uncovering new cancer treatment options for patients....

2014-10-29 16:26:50

THE "AMERICA'S GOT TALENT" FINALIST RELEASES A TWO-TRACK DIGITAL SINGLE ON DECEMBER 2ND FOLLOWED BY A FULL ALBUM IN THE SPRING NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Masterworks announces the signing of Emily West to the Portrait imprint. The powerhouse vocalist and songwriter was a finalist on Season 9 of NBC's "America's Got Talent." West will release a two-track digital single on December 2(nd) featuring her sultry cover of Sia's "Chandelier" which brought the AGT...

2014-10-29 16:26:46

ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Credit & Finance, a subsidiary of Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company, today announced that it helped raise $61,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia. For the ninth straight year, Atlantic sponsored the Skins Game Golf Tournament that was played at Ballyhack Golf Club in Roanoke, VA. Over that time, ACF has raised a total of $585,000 for the local Clubs. "We...

2014-10-29 16:26:42

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The WorldVentures Foundation(TM), the philanthropic arm of WorldVentures(TM), Nancy Lieberman Foundation and Sport Court International teamed up on Tuesday for the opening of Chicago's first DreamCourt at the Morgan Park Boys & Girls Club. The opening ceremony unveiled a state-of-the-art basketball court funded by the WorldVentures Foundation, Nancy Lieberman Foundation and Sport Court International....

2014-10-29 16:23:21

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers and Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 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...

2014-10-29 16:23:18

HONG KONG, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the current pace, the Sumatran rainforest will disappear in 20 years. Singapore and Malaysia cough in smoke at regular intervals throughout the year every time Sumatra burns its valuable forest. Is the new Indonesian President going to address this thorny issue? At the same time, China is set to either fight pollution or succumb. What are the implications for the Tissue industry? Photo - http://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20141029/8521406361...

2014-10-29 16:21:15

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) board of directors today elected Michael J. Cave, retired senior vice president from The Boeing Company, to serve as a director of the Corporation. Cave served Boeing for 31 years, most recently as president of Boeing Capital Corp., a wholly owned Boeing subsidiary responsible for arranging, structuring and providing financing for Boeing's commercial airplane and space and defense products. Prior to...

2014-10-29 12:35:26

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Wearable Wireless: Technology, Solutions, Vendors, Markets and Forecast 2014 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Wearable technology presents the potential for massive transformation in many industries. The more obvious ones include consumer electronics and communications. Early adopter industries include clothing, healthcare, sports and fitness....

2014-10-29 12:35:20

Digital Convergance of High Fidelity Design, Technology, and Story Telling NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NakedUI Launched to Service Clients Branding and Digital Web Strategies Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155274 NakedUI LLC, a specialized Branding, Web Design, and Technology company is formally launched. Bringing together an eclectic and highly talented group of individuals that include designers and branding experts. NakedUI has a very...


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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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