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2014-08-22 12:28:03

Company also recognized by Vertical Systems Group as one of the top three providers overall of Business Ethernet in the U.S. LITTLETON, Colo., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced it has once again been recognized as the top ranked competitive provider in the US Ethernet market. Vertical Systems Group, a leading industry analyst firm, recognized tw telecom's leadership performance...

2014-08-22 12:27:53

AT&T Digital Life Expands Availability, Giving More Consumers the Ability to Manage their Homes Remotely OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* announced beginning today it will expand Digital Life in Shawnee. AT&T Digital Life ® makes customers' lives easier by simplifying the management of their home. Digital Life offers security, convenience and peace of mind in a customizable and easy-to-use experience from smartphones, tablets or computer. Starting today, customers...

2014-08-22 12:27:51

Expands Linux on Power Services to 54 Locations Worldwide, Increasing Global Reach by 10x CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the LinuxCon North America conference today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it is tapping into its global network of over 50 IBM Innovation Centers and IBM Client Centers to help IBM Business Partners, IT professionals, academics, and entrepreneurs develop and deliver new Big Data and cloud computing software applications for clients using Linux on IBM Power Systems...

2014-08-22 12:27:47

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Features: TriQuint Semiconductor (Nasdaq:TQNT-Free Report) and Jabil Circuit (NYSE:JBL-Free Report). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101027/ZIRLOGO Stocks to Buy at All-Time Highs If I had a nickel for every person that told me they were "Waiting for a pullback" or has most of their money "on the sidelines" I'd be living in the Caribbean eating jerk chicken and constantly applying...

2014-08-22 12:27:44

- Leading SaaS provider recognized for cloud computing excellence by one of the top industry and peer award programs - MATAWAN, N.J., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition software solutions for growing businesses, was included in the Network Products Guide's annual Hot Companies and Best Products Awards for the fourth consecutive year, taking home its second bronze in the Cloud Computing/SaaS category for its...

2014-08-22 12:27:39

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ-Free Report), Apple Inc. (Nasdaq:AAPL-Free Report), Google Inc. (Nasdaq:GOOG-Free Report), Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB-Free Report) and CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL-Free...

2014-08-22 12:27:28

AT&T Digital Life Expands Availability, Giving More Consumers the Ability to Manage their Homes Remotely LAWRENCE, Kan., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* today announced beginning Friday, August 22, it will expand Digital Life to cover Lawrence, Kan. AT&T Digital Life ® makes customers' lives easier by simplifying the management of their home. Digital Life offers security, convenience and peace of mind, in a customizable and easy-to-use experience from smartphones, tablets or...

2014-08-22 12:25:48

LINCOLN, Neb., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulu Box was awarded Best Culture and CTO Caitlin Bales brought home Technologist of the Year at the 2014 Silicon Prairie News Awards on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Midland Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. "There is never a day I dread going to work," said Bulu Box Co-Founder and CMO Stephanie Jarrett in the team's acceptance speech of the Best Culture award, "because this team is a family." The Silicon Prairie News Awards are...

2014-08-22 12:25:33

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks Equity Research highlights Epizyme (Nasdaq:EPZM-Free Report) as the Bull of the Day and Panera (Nasdaq:PNRA-Free Report) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis on Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq:FOLD-Free Report), Sanofi (NYSE:SNY-Free Report) and Shire (Nasdaq:SHPG-Free Report). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101027/ZIRLOGO Here is a synopsis of all five stocks: Bull of the Day: The biotech...

2014-08-22 12:25:22

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Fidelity Select Health Care Fund (FSPHX-Free Report), Fidelity Select Pharmaceuticals (FPHAX-Free Report), Fidelity Select Medical Equipment and Systems Portfolio (FSMEX-Free Report), Icon Healthcare Fund...


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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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