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2014-11-20 23:02:58

The hard drive, backed by The Power Company, allows easy data transfer from iPhones and iPads and music and movie streaming without an Internet connection Franklin,

2014-11-20 23:02:52

eReflect, designer of the Ultimate Typing™ program, explains why keyboarding is an essential tech skill for elementary students.

2014-11-20 23:02:38

The world's only real-time online Nevada Ethernet Fiber Internet tool! Nevada businesses can now use Solveforce's free online service to perform unbiased Ethernet Fiber Internet research

2014-11-20 23:02:27

Web SEO Master expands into Nevada with Custom Website Services Solutions November 20, 2014.

2014-11-20 23:02:11

Argus Insights analysis of consumer wearable demand in October finds the overall market waning ahead of the holiday shopping season as potential buyers wait for the Apple Watch to launch in 2015.

2014-11-20 23:01:13

Datalogic a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets, and world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking

2014-11-20 23:00:27

Saloote is the world’s first collaborative community of music lovers, musicians, and other performance artists, and allows users of all skill and experience levels to connect with musicians

2014-11-20 20:25:04

CJ E&M leverages VisualOn's OnStream MediaPlayer+ to deliver high-quality media streaming to mobile users on Android and iOS-enabled devices SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov.

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Is it important that your Christmas purchases come from companies that align with your values? NICEVILLE, Fla., Nov.

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Population health management solution provider recognized for innovation in the field of healthcare technology ATLANTA, Nov.


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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
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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