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2015-03-03 23:08:27

Skyrocketing Demand for Cloud Security Creates Opportunity for Channel Partners Focused on Secure, Successful Cloud and Mobile Migrations to Generate Revenue From Industry-leading IAM Solution

2015-03-03 23:07:56

The Summit takes place at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport hotel on March 20, and will feature a telecast of March Madness and chance to win a Chromebook. Columbia,

2015-03-03 23:07:53

Relativity eDiscovery Platform Pioneer, CDS< Recognized for Exceptional Service and Capabilities.

2015-03-03 23:07:47

Former CCBN COO brings extensive financial technology and operations experience to Q4 Toronto, ON (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Q4 Web Systems (Q4), the leading

2015-03-03 23:07:42

This new app gives users the control to customize their transportation needs.

2015-03-03 23:07:40

min will be honoring the top digital campaigns in more than 20 categories - ranging from Social Media Magazine Marketing Campaign to Advertiser Program/Partnership - on May 11, 2015 at New York's

2015-03-03 23:07:05

The Cellairis location in Walmart at 6435 Bells Ferry Road in Woodstock, GA 30189 gives customers the opportunity to have their mobile device or computer repaired while they shop.

2015-03-03 23:06:52

The new Quicklaunch™ for Microsoft® Lync® is an easy to use ‘one-click’ / ‘one-touch’ application to Join Meetings, Start Applications, Access Data, Play Media, showcase your

2015-03-03 23:06:46

OnRamp, a high security and hybrid hosting provider, has been recognized among The Channel Company's (CRN) 2015 Managed Service Provider 500 Hosting 100 List.

2015-03-03 23:06:36

PureFormulas CMO Daniel Moure will present on Wednesday, March 11, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.


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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
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.