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2014-07-24 08:35:37

Northern California health care provider connects Spanish-speaking patients with equal language access NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smartling today announced that it has partnered with Barton Health to provide Spanish speakers quick and convenient language access through a new Spanish website, es.bartonhealth.org. With the launch of this new site, Barton Health is now able to directly reach Spanish-speaking patients online....

2014-07-24 08:35:25

RENO, Nev., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPJ Enterprise (OTC Pink: PPJE) (PINKSHEETS: PPJE), a leader in proprietary automated health care reimbursement cycle software, online health information digital systems software and medical practice information management digital system software, has announced Professional Billing Service, has agreed on a new contract to provide its billing, collections and practice management services to an imaging center headquartered in Louisiana. The...

2014-07-24 08:32:29

EXTON, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) announced today that it will release second quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 31, 2014 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business expectations at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To participate on the call please dial 800-706-7749 (U.S.) or 617-614-3474 (International). The passcode is 66229803....

2014-07-24 08:32:06

Conference Call Set for 10 a.m. ET on August 18, 2014; Shareholders Encouraged to Submit Questions in Advance BETHESDA, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spherix Incorporated (SPEX) -- an intellectual property development company committed to the fostering and monetization of intellectual property, today announced that the Company will issue a business update for the period ending June 30, 2014 on Monday, August 18, 2014 for shareholders. Management has scheduled a conference call at 10 a.m....

2014-07-24 08:30:46

Startup to Hold Contests and Weekly Giveaways to Help Users Accomplish Goals and Wishes IRVINE, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is taking a trip to Hawaii on your wish list? How about seeing Beyonce and Jay Z in concert? Then you need to sign up for the new social network Voloe (www.voloe.com), because they have dedicated $1 million in prizes to help users accomplish their goals and wishes. Voloe is also giving away weekly prizes, including tickets to popular concerts including Beyonce...

2014-07-24 08:30:34

When it comes to landing a hot job at Google, Facebook, or Twitter, it would seem that a computer science degree is a no-brainer. Science writer Ransom Stephens takes to EDN to ask if that's really true. He offers five reasons for skipping the CS degree. NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For interns slaving away, or high school seniors thinking about college, getting the right degree in order to land the best job is something to be thinking about this summer. For those wanting...

2014-07-24 08:30:33

Survey of more than 1,200 telecom professionals shows an industry upbeat about jobs, salaries and prospects. NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the 2014 Telecom Industry Salary Survey. The report suggests that telecom industry employees are, in general, upbeat about their pay, current employment and future prospects....

2014-07-24 08:30:31

JRI Ventures managing member John Ingram invests in first-of-its-kind content site featuring a knowledge engine that powers discovery and exploration of millions of topics. NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mediander.com (Mediander), an expansive content site featuring a first-of-its-kind knowledge engine that powers the discovery and exploration of millions of topics, today announced that it has secured an early-stage investment from JRI Ventures LLC by its managing member,...

2014-07-24 08:30:18

New study from USC Annenberg finds females fill less than a third of speaking roles across six years of film content. LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Anna and Elsa managed to rescue their kingdom from perpetual winter, but the challenge they face now is to save other female characters and actors from being frozen out of speaking roles in film. A new study from the Media, Diversity, & Social Change Initiative at USC Annenberg reveals that less than a third...

2014-07-24 08:30:16

Major Update to Software Development Kit (SDK) Extends Advertisers' Ability to Deploy Interactive Ads, and Measure Viewability via Adtricity(TM) At Scale NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, leading enterprise ad management platform Vindico® widely releases the next generation of the Vindico Mobile SDK that allows advertisers to seamlessly deliver and measure video ad campaigns across all screens, including in app mobile environments and on mobile web, for greater flexibility in a...


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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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