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2014-08-26 23:03:03

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate candidates Senator Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie will participate in a Technology Town Hall Forum, co-hosted by NVTC and Microsoft, on Monday, September 8 at Microsoft’s offices in Reston. HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate...

2014-08-26 23:02:26

In the light of Google's recent pledge to rank website that use SSL connection higher in search results, SEO software provider Link-Assistant.Com has published a guide that explains what HTTPS is, which sites should use it and how one can determine whether it's worth switching to HTTPS. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Allegedly striving to make the Web a safer place, Google announced they were going to start ranking websites that use HTTPS slightly higher on August 06, 2014. At the same...

2014-08-26 23:01:58

The entire process of communicating and remaining connected to the outside world continues to create stress and confusion among businesses today. There are now an amazing number of companies that exist that offer this type of functioning to anyone that is interested in being able to stay connected to the internet as well as to one another throughout the course of daily operations. Sacramento, California (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Ethernet data connections that are regularly made...

2014-08-26 23:01:07

Animal hospital earns top billing with app built at appsbar.com. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Town Country AH has earned appsbar.com’s App of the Day award as an example of how small businesses in a wide array of industries are capitalizing on mobile outreach initiatives by utilizing the DIY app builder at appsbar.com. The app serves as the mobile platform for the Michigan-based Town & Country Animal Hospital. The app delivers photos, a list of services, and a...

2014-08-26 23:00:50

ATG Danmon and FileCatalyst have partnered to provide accelerated file transfer to customers throughout the United Kingdom. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of the Emmy® Award winning FileCatalyst, a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce the appointment of ATG Danmon as its UK-based channel distribution partner. “ATG Danmon is one of the world's most highly...

2014-08-26 23:00:36

Rugged phone makers from China have been making more affordable tough Android phones and Chinavasion has the latest for less than $100. Shenzhen, Guangdong (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 HIGH performance rugged smart phones are more accessible now than they have ever been thanks to Chinese smartphone makers claims China electronics supplier Chinavasion. “There is a growing demand for smartphones that are capable of handling everything life can throw at them while also offering the same...

2014-08-26 20:21:43

GLEN ELLYN, Ill., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Glen Ellyn Village Board meeting held Monday evening, Aug. 25, 2014, Magenium Solutions was awarded the annual award for Excellence in Building Design. The traveling trophy is chosen each year by the Architectural Review Commission and resides at the winner's location until the following year's winner is announced. Magenium Solutions completely renovated a 12,000 sq. ft. building into an "office of the future."...

2014-08-26 20:21:30

FEDERAL WAY, Wash., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced it will move its headquarters from Federal Way, Wash., to 200 Occidental Avenue in Seattle, Wash. The move will occur in mid to late 2016 when construction of the new building is complete. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120111/AQ34535LOGO "There are two main drivers for this decision, which we made after thorough analysis of various options for the location of our headquarters,"...

2014-08-26 20:20:56

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Life before the IsaBody Challenge® was frustrating," shares Amyra, 2014 IsaBody Challenge Grand Prize Winner. Amyra was announced at the Isagenix annual flagship event, Celebration, on Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the San Diego Convention Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/140321 As a finalist she was one of 15 contestants competing for the coveted title of the IsaBody Grand Prize Winner. Amyra was awarded $25,000 cash plus many...

2014-08-26 20:20:10

CINCINNATI, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul Company of South West Ohio has added a new center, U-Haul Moving and Storage at Glencrossing Way, to the Cincinnati community. The building, constructed in 1992, sits on 9.30 acres and contains 96,713 square feet of building space. This facility is ideally located at 5131 Glencrossing Way, just west of the Glenway Crossing Shopping Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/140214 U-Haul Moving and Storage at Glencrossing...


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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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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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