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2014-07-23 08:34:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- P&F Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ GM: PFIN), plans to release its results for the three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2014 before the market opens on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. The company has scheduled a conference call beginning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time the same day. You may join this conference call by dialing 866-885-0439, or you may wish to listen only via a live web cast accessible at www.800rollcall.com/webpresenter/. We...

2014-07-23 08:28:45

Homeless organization reaches goal with help of marketing company ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Empower Network is pleased to announce that the 100,000 Homes Campaign, a national initiative of Community Solutions, achieved its goal of helping communities find homes for 100,000 vulnerable and chronically homeless individuals and families in less than four years. Empower Network, a network marketing and software company, was a sponsor of the effort for the past...

2014-07-23 08:28:38

Prolific Songwriter To Receive Award at "Voices On Point" Concert and Dinner, September 13 at Los Angeles' Hyatt Regency Century Plaza LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Point Foundation (Point) will present its Leadership Award to songwriter Diane Warren, whose work has been recognized with Grammy® and Golden Globe® awards and multiple Academy Award® nominations. The Point Leadership Award is given to an individual who has achieved prominence in their professional career...

2014-07-23 08:28:30

Home buyers can find good advice about finding the best neighborhood in a report from the award-winning studio. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- USM Studios is pleased to present an informative report on finding a dream home in a desirable neighborhood. The innovative studio investigates what goes into finding the best neighborhoods by exploring the key aspects of safety, convenience and schools. Producers learn why some communities are better than others and...

2014-07-23 08:28:26

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biometric companies make news with latest technology developments, wearable smart technologies gain momentum as anticipation grows: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), Facebook Ink. (NASDAQ: FB), Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Mastercard Corporation (NYSE: MA) NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD:OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces...

2014-07-23 08:28:17

SUWANEE, Ga., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) announced that Comporium will sell the ARRIS MS4000(TM) under the name "Moxi Sling" to its Whole Home Solution subscribers. This new solution enables Comporium subscribers to access live and recorded content on up to four HD channels in-home, or three in-home and one outside the home, simultaneously. Comporium subscribers will soon be able to purchase the ARRIS MS4000 from Comporium at any of its retail locations in...

2014-07-23 08:28:15

PORTLAND, Ore., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced that David Chemerow, Rentrak's Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Needham Interconnect Conference on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at The Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York City. Chemerow will present an overview of the company at 2:00 p.m. ET and will conduct one-on-one meetings throughout...

2014-07-23 08:28:03

STAMFORD, Conn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE: CVO) announced today that it will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, August 7(th) to discuss the company's second quarter 2014 results. A live webcast of the call will be accessible on Cenveo's website: www.cenveo.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20070618/CENVEOLOGO Robert G. Burton, Sr., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer stated: "I look forward to speaking with our...

2014-07-23 08:27:36

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympusat, Inc., the leading owner and distributor of independent Spanish-language TV networks, including 35+ HD networks, announces its film acquisitions agreement with 24 Frames, an independent distribution and production film company catering to the North American market. In an effort to deliver comprehensive and quality Latino entertainment to its consumers, Olympusat has acquired five Mexican blockbuster movie hits, which...

2014-07-23 08:27:22

WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Rogers, L.A. Assistant Sheriff, describes himself as the "antithesis" of Under-Sheriff Paul Tanaka, as he discusses campaign funding by powerful business interests that lead to favors owed, something he strongly opposes. In this 2-minute video preview, Rogers reveals the private and public battles he had with Baca, saying that Baca was determined to run for re-election. Rogers decried the conspiratorial activities taking place, with Baca...


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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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