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2014-08-28 08:33:13

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, virtual, big data and cloud environments, today announced that the Vormetric Data Security Platform has been named the Gold winner in the "Security and Compliance for Virtualized Environments" category for the Best of VMworld 2014 awards. The platform provides data-at-rest encryption, access controls and security intelligence across cloud and virtualized environments, big data...

2014-08-28 08:32:58

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte Digital and Salesforce.com announced today that they will team up to create a digital business practice that connects employees, customers and alliances in many new ways through the use of the Salesforce1 Community Cloud. As part of this extended relationship, Deloitte Digital will advise clients on how to effectively standup and establish a dynamic community, using social, digital and industry acumen that can extend the value of...

2014-08-28 08:32:48

Premier PHP Conference, October 27-30, 2014, Features Sessions Covering PHP Best Practices, Continuous Delivery & DevOps, APIs, Mobile and Cloud CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zend, the PHP Company, today announced the 10(th) annual ZendCon, the world's premier PHP conference, marking a decade of global community-building powered by PHP. Market dynamics including the rise of mobile and demand for rapid, iterative application delivery have accelerated enterprise PHP...

2014-08-28 08:32:34

Improvements to seed loading capabilities, real-time notification features and continuous restore functionality help partners to protect, monitor and recover customer data more quickly DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GFI MAX(TM) today announced the release of GFI MAX Backup 14.1. This major update contains several new enhancements designed to improve efficiency of backup processes. The updates also help administrators to better manage data backups and address any issues...

2014-08-28 08:32:22

Three regional companies partner to create nation's first education network. ELLIJAY, Ga., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NGN, Parker FiberNet, and ETC Communications launch a partnership today to create the Education Exchange, a fiber optic network to connect schools across North Georgia. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140827/140790 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140827/140791 The partnership forms a 3,600-mile network, extending across 30 counties from...

2014-08-28 08:32:20

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CertainSafe, making the world safer one byte at a time, will debut a new reseller program August 1 to attract U.S. dealers and VARs to its award-winning cloud-based file sharing and storage solution. Called the SecurePlus Partner Program, with the accompanying tagline "Securing Your Data, One Byte at a time," strategic partners can get easier and more transparent access to the CertainSafe solution. CertainSafe is the only cloud...

2014-08-28 08:32:15

ATLANTA, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NEBI.MOBI is born as an expression of frustration with the innovation preventive and uncompetitive nature of wireless carrier industry. It aims to force the mobile network operators in a new direction thanks to the recent advancements of some key technologies. Implementing these VoIP and WiFi technologies in a compatibly built custom smartphone model is not a cheap venture, but it could lower monthly cellular bills from $100+ to only $5. Photo -...

2014-08-28 08:32:13

BAAR, Switzerland, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data privacy is a reasonable expectation of Internet users, but many service providers and online entities have no qualms about mining personal information and profiting from the results. Switzerland-based Confidesk offers a solution in the form of straightforward email and file encryption tools designed for businesses and individuals. Learn more about this new service at http://www.confidesk.com. Logo -...

2014-08-28 08:32:00

USPTO grants allowance to Sensorstream for its circular smart watch case design, commercially dubbed "Pi"; Founder Tom Rapko believes smart watch adoption rate will rival all previous consumer electronics, aims "to put a computer on every wrist." SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensorstream is pleased to announce the successful allowance of its smart watch case design featuring a circular display from the USPTO and its subsequent release for purchase. Commercially dubbed...

2014-08-28 08:31:54

BEIJING, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that the Company will participate in the following investor event: Industrial Securities TMT Investor Forum Event: Presentation, One-on-one meetings and group meetings Date:...


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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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