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SYDNEY, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sydney lit up when legendary English football club Tottenham Hotspur FC took a climb up the Sydney Harbour Bridge, which was specially illuminated

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The agency donates to Heifer International's holistic approach to end hunger, poverty CHICAGO, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- It takes one act of kindness, one vision and one

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NEW YORK, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meet eeBoo--a woman-owned, innovative toy company from NYC celebrating its 20th anniversary

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SAN FRANCISCO and BOSTON, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tapjoy, the mobile app industry's leading Mobile Marketing Automation and Monetization Platform, today announced the promotion of Sean

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MINNEAPOLIS, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Echidna, Inc., a full-service eCommerce agency and leading provider of technology solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of EDGE, Echidna's

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DALLAS, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) CDN Market by Type (Video and Non-Video Content), by

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MIAMI, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Portada, www.portada-online.com, the leading Source on Latin Marketing and Media just

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It Has Made New Achievements in Russia, Germany and Other Countries MOSCOW, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the domination of Clash of Kings in the top 10 grossing apps on Google

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WASHINGTON, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has announced the selection of


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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
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).