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2014-07-28 08:23:58

JIASHAN, China, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd (www.renesola.com ) ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 before U.S. markets open on August 12, 2014. ReneSola's management will host an earnings conference call on August 12, 2014 at 8 am U.S. Eastern Time (8 pm Beijing/Hong Kong...

2014-07-28 08:23:18

MNOs are dipping into the connected car market and expecting annual growth of greater than 40% through 2018, says Heavy Reading Mobile Networks Insider NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The market for connected cars is growing rapidly, with an expected compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 41.2% between 2013 and 2018, and mobile network operators (MNOs) are jumping on the opportunity for new revenue streams and enhancement of customer loyalty that comes with this growth, according to the...

2014-07-28 08:22:51

New Nissan Model Research page can be found on dealer's website AVONDALE, Ariz., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As an increasing amount of shoppers perform a greater amount of his or her research online, there has been a greater need for pertinent information regarding the latest available models. However, it can often be difficult to separate the valuable information from the "noise," so to speak. Fortunately, one Phoenix-area auto dealer is now featuring an updated webpage...

2014-07-28 08:22:44

ARLINGTON, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN), a leader in engineering and technology solutions, was the focus of a recent article on the federal contracting page of Capital Business, a Washington, DC publication owned by The Washington Post. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140725/130385 The article http://wapo.st/1pz4Y5c is entitled, "How one firm navigated Washington's choppy waters" and flourished. "When the clouds of budget...

2014-07-28 08:21:17

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that is has disposed of its Honda dealership in Freehold, New Jersey. This dealership generated approximately $65.0 million in trailing-twelve-month revenues. "We continue to redeploy capital to maximize return on investment for our shareholders. I expect Group 1 will execute additional, similar actions this year while continuing to look for...

2014-07-28 04:22:37

TROY, Mich., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair, a US-based engineering company, recently acquired EM Software & Systems - S.A., makers of FEKO® electromagnetic field analysis software. FEKO is now becoming part of Altair's computer-aided engineering (CAE) suite HyperWorks®. With this move, Altair gains a local presence in South Africa with tremendous depth of industry expertise. Personnel in Stellenbosch will be responsible for all Altair sales and support activities in the...

2014-07-28 04:22:00

In response to an article published by Lifestyle.com, Friendly Drugs & Fashion Boutique, a leading fashion boutique on Long Island, comments on the best summer accessories for Summer 2014. HOLBROOK, N.Y., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Friendly Drugs & Fashion Boutique, a leading fashion boutique, gives the scoop on the best summer accessories that are on the must-have list this season. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140715/127383 According to the article posted on...

2014-07-28 00:21:55

Market Research Security Pack Rounds out First Completed Product Offering VANCOUVER, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Destiny Media Technologies (TSXV: DSY) (OTCQX: DSNY) is pleased to provide an update on some of the products and services being developed around the disruptive Clipstream® secure cross platform video engine. The company is rolling out a new set of security features for its Clipstream® Survey market research solution for Internet videos, images and concepts,...

2014-07-28 00:21:53

Company begins taking exclusive pre-orders through JD.com's Mobile QQ and Weixin entry points BEIJING, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JD.com, Inc. ("JD.com" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: JD), China's largest online direct sales company, began taking China pre-orders today for Microsoft Corporation's ("Microsoft") Xbox One gaming console. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130422/CN98601LOGO As part of an agreement between the companies, JD.com will have the exclusive right to...

2014-07-27 23:02:53

Wilkinson’s wide range of experience, broad industry knowledge and inclusive leadership style will be key to Vitalyst’s next chapter of expanded services and revenue growth. Bala Cynwyd, PA (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Vitalyst announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Nick Wilkinson as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. “As we position Vitalyst for growth in the ‘mobile first, cloud first’ world, while continuing our core business of providing expert...


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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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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