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2015-04-17 23:03:56

Can Kagitcibasi announces the launch of Socialeyes, a new social networking app that makes planning easy with moods and brings friends

2015-04-17 23:03:04

EtQ today announced that its Life Science Product Manager, Alexandre Alain, will be speaking at Medtec Europe which will be held from April 21st – 23rd in Stuttgart, Germany. FARMINGDALE,

2015-04-17 23:02:59

Google’s Announcement Makes Mobile Friendly Websites a Business Imperative Bridgeport, CT (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 GoECart, the leading provider of complete

2015-04-17 23:02:50

AppsFlyer’s SDK emerged as the leader in the mobile attribution field San Francisco (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 The same way that AppsFlyer is the unbiased

2015-04-17 23:02:38

Pivos Technology Group, Inc., a global pioneer in media peripherals and embedded technologies announces a Linux variation to its popular TOFU Media OS. Fremont,

2015-04-17 23:02:09

The XFS™ Zenith CH750 to be on display in Booth #MD26B Madison, Alabama and Lakeland, Florida (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 Avilution, an aviation technology

2015-04-17 23:01:57

The open house will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2015-04-17 23:01:44

Annual list recognizes Clearpath Solutions Group among elite IT solution providers with deep technical expertise and premier certifications. Herndon, VA (PRWEB)

2015-04-17 23:01:35

1 EDI Source, Inc., the leading provider of electronic data interchange (EDI) software and SaaS solutions, named Tech Company of the Year by OHTec. Cleveland,

2015-04-17 23:00:27

Profit by Search is offering Digital Marketing Solutions for Google's new mobile update at the most competitive prices New York, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2015


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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
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.