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2014-09-02 08:26:50

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team One, a full-service marketing communications agency specializing in aspirational brands, and a division of Saatchi & Saatchi, today announced the appointment of Howard Moggs, director of new business development. Moggs helms the newly created Agency Marketing Group, where he will report to President Paul Mareski and lead Team One's growth and expansion plans. Moggs has more than 13 years experience in business development for...

2014-09-02 08:26:48

Award-winning Incognito Witch Paintings in Syracuse and Rochester Galleries in September SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative sorceress Mollie Kellogg conjures a magickal world on canvas. Mortals are transformed into mystical beings draped in mysterious fabrics, adorned with jewels and leaves, often wearing messy makeup with a signature flash of color under their eyes. True-to-life figures emerge from a textured, glitter-embedded realm, evoking a Mother Nature...

2014-09-02 08:26:03

The innovation that distinguishes this company is its integration expertise in binding heterogeneous entities, applications, processes, and users to create valuable business outcomes MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the business workflow integration platforms market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu) with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership. Fujitsu has seized the opportunities...

2014-09-02 08:25:55

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Women's Friendship Month, which is observed during September, Skout, the leading global social network for meeting new people, recently conducted a survey among women to uncover the latest trends and habits around women's friendship in today's digital society. Skout, which helps its users expand their social circles, made more than 500 million connections among its users in 2013. More than 3,800 women who use Skout...

2014-09-02 08:25:43

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Body Bar(®) Inc., a premier fitness company specializing in products and educational tools for fitness enthusiasts of all ages and abilities, today announced its revolutionary new Body Bar Flex Trek Walking Program. The Flex Trek workout is an audio program that guides participants through walking exercises set to music, utilizing a pair of light BBFlex-355 hand weights. The BBFlex-355 bars apply the flexible and resistive qualities of the...

2014-09-02 08:23:34

U.S. Parents Spent Five Times the Energy on Back-to-School as Emergency Planning,Save the Children's 2014 Disaster Report Card Finds FAIRFIELD, Conn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine years after Hurricane Katrina, 74 percent of parents with children in school or child care believe the federal government is not very prepared to protect their children from disaster. Yet the average parent spent only one hour on family emergency planning over the past year--and many spent no time at all, Save...

2014-09-02 08:23:20

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI Group, Inc. has announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Antioxidants, Ibuprofen, Propofol, and related businesses of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB). Through this acquisition, the company expands its global footprint with new manufacturing sites in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States and Jinshan, China. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130204/NY53537LOGO-b "Our growth strategy is...

2014-09-02 08:21:36

ALPHARETTA, Georgia, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global, multi-industry software and services senior executive Ravi Puri has been named Rolta Senior Vice President of Operations, with enterprise-wide and multi-pillar responsibility for strategy and execution across all of Rolta Americas businesses. Reporting into the President of Rolta Americas, Puri will have direct responsibility for many aspects of business operations, including process and technology, marketing,...

2014-09-02 08:20:50

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Closes $350 million term loan facility underwritten by Bank of America, N.A. Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and KeyBank National Association and a $100 million asset backed revolver underwritten by KeyBank National Association and Bank of America, N.A. -- Becomes a top three global manufacturer of metal bearing and precision metal components -- John Kennedy...

2014-09-02 08:20:43

Mx-Suite(TM) Embedded Software Test Environment Supports MC/DC Code Coverage NOVI, Mich., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Danlaw, Inc., a global provider of automotive embedded engineering solutions, announces integration of their Mx-Suite test tool and Rapita System's tool RapiCover. This allows full structural coverage for embedded software intended for ASIL-C and ASIL-D conformance to ISO-26262 specifications. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140901/141780 Danlaw's...


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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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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