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2014-08-26 12:32:39

Leader in Mobile and Web-Based Credit Card Optimization Solutions Moves On to Round Two of Popular Competition for Companies That Develop Innovative, Functional Apps for Samsung Gear 2 PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wallaby Financial, the leader in mobile and web-based credit card optimization solutions, today announced it has been named a finalist in Samsung's Gear App Challenge 2014. Wallaby's unique solutions, including its financial apps for iPhone, Android, and...

2014-08-26 12:32:09

Solution Provider IDs Four Ways IT Pros can Properly Manage Virtual Resources NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The key to a truly successful, useful and fully functional IT environment - whether on-premise or in the cloud - is being able to manage and control available resources. According to Logicalis US, an international IT solutions and managed services provider (www.us.logicalis.com), a CIO's choice of centralized IT management application will affect the efficiency and...

2014-08-26 12:31:58

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "IT Market in Poland 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 IT is an integrated platform that include hardware, software, and services. The IT department has assumed critical importance in today's competitive business environment as it helps an organization to integrate various business processes through IT hardware, software, and service solutions...

2014-08-26 12:31:57

ROCHESTER, Wash., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington-based retailer of cookware and kitchen products, NJK Enterprises LLC, today announced the opening of its new online store at www.FoodiesCookware.com. "We're a small family-owned company that takes great pride in selecting high quality home items," explained Founder and President of NJK Enterprises LLC, Nancy Kitterman. "We can't wait to share our inventory and ideas with others through the new website." The new website at...

2014-08-26 12:31:53

Advanced Search Engine Replaces Google Local Search in 122 Countries SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, Inc., the leading independent LBS platform company today announced it is now providing the local search function for a worldwide, top 5 mobile handset manufacturer. deCarta has been hosting and running the search service since Aug 7 using its advanced geosearch engine - L2 - and has replaced the search service previously provided by Google. The service delivers...

2014-08-26 12:29:33

DENVER, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RE/MAX will award one winner a cash prize to find their right home while raising awareness and support for national charity organization Children's Miracle Network Hospitals(®) (CMN Hospitals(®)). #TheRightHome kicked off Aug. 18, as a month-long consumer sweepstakes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130930/LA87949LOGO The grand-prize winner of #TheRightHome Sweepstakes will receive $5,000 toward investing in their right home, along with...

2014-08-26 12:28:18

Sport Clips donates free haircut coupons for those who donate during September WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to show that "Saving Lives Never Looked So Good." During September, people who donate blood or platelets at Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers will receive a coupon for a free haircut. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090108/RedCrossLOGO "This is a great way for Sport...

2014-08-26 12:27:11

LONDON, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamers longing for the nostalgic thrill of childhood can now play mobile arcade games [http://m.myrealgames.com/genres/arcade-games ] on the go thanks to this month's influx of MyRealGames.com new releases. The new games drop also includes a host of free hidden object games [http://www.myrealgames.com/genres/free-hidden-object-games/) ]. The new additions round out one of the hottest summers on record for the popular gaming site, with...

2014-08-26 12:26:53

Daughter of music legend Carlos Santana introduces single with producer Hardy Indiigo NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singer/Songwriter Stella Santana, daughter of legendary Grammy award-winning musician Carlos Santana, premieres her debut single "The Reason." Stella collaborated on her first ever single with famed music producer Hardy Indiigo, best known for his hit single with Madonna, "Superstar." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/139789 "I'm very excited to...

2014-08-26 12:26:15

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the New Media Institute announced the winners of its 2014 New Media Awards. Websites, mobile applications and videos were recognized for achievements in new media communications. Winners of the 2014 New Media Awards can be found here: http://www.newmediaawards.org/webawards/2014/web_awards_winners.html "It's absolutely amazing to see so much creativity come from such varied industries and from different parts of the world. We are...


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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).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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