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2014-10-01 08:41:44

Client Services Veteran Will Cultivate Publisher and Marketer Relationships NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yieldbot, the industry's leading real-time consumer intent platform for premium media, today announced the appointment of Liane Pierce as vice president of client services. In this new role, Liane will be responsible for driving the success of Yieldbot's marketer and publisher products, while overseeing client relations and working strategically to create new revenue...

2014-10-01 08:41:38

New Agreement Leverages MobileIron's Next-Generation Cloud Innovation to Provide Users with Secure, Managed and Instant Access to Enterprise Data on the Device of Choice MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MobileIron (NASDAQ: MOBL), the leader in enterprise mobility management (EMM), has entered into an agreement with CSC (NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, to integrate its MobileIron Cloud enterprise mobility management (EMM)...

2014-10-01 08:41:32

Join panelists on Oct. 8 at 10 a.m. PST to discuss tips for delivering better software faster SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Cloud, the leader in enterprise Continuous Delivery, today announced "Continuous Discussions," a new series of online events featuring a rotating panel of industry practitioners who will address trends around Agile development, Continuous Integration, DevOps, Deployment Automation and Continuous Delivery....

2014-10-01 08:41:31

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Switch Communications, previously known as Firespotter Labs, announced the launch of Switch.co today. Created for today's mobile workforce, Switch.co is a cloud-based, business-grade phone system that works across all devices and platforms including iOS, Android, Mac, PC, Linux, and even the old desktop phone. Switch.co seeks to revolutionize the experience of the 190 million business phone users in the US alone, starting with Google Apps...

2014-10-01 08:41:26

Datameer Version 5 with Smart Execution(TM) optimizes performance across both small and large data by dynamically selecting the most optimized compute framework SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Datameer, the only end-to-end big data analytics application for the Hadoop ecosystem, today introduced Datameer 5.0 with Smart Execution((TM)), a new patent-pending technology that intelligently and dynamically selects the best-of-breed compute framework at each step in the big...

2014-10-01 08:41:22

VP of channel and alliances recognized by list honoring unsung heroes of the IT channel LOS ALTOS, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netskope, the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement, announced today that Gary Ochs, VP of channel and alliances, has been named by CRN as one of the "100 People You Don't Know But Should" in the IT channel for 2014. Selected by the CRN editorial team based on ongoing feedback throughout the year from solution providers and other...

2014-10-01 08:41:16

Featuring Industry's Lightest, Smallest Outdoor 802.11ac APs, and Embedded Adaptive Antenna Technology SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today the expansion of its line of Smart 802.11ac ZoneFlex(TM) access points (APs) with the launch of four new models. The expanded lineup includes the new Ruckus ZoneFlex R500 (2x2:2) and ZoneFlex R600 (3x3:3) indoor dual-band (2.4/5 GHz) mid-range models, and two new Ruckus ZoneFlex T300...

2014-10-01 08:41:14

Maxim Integrated's MPOS-STD2 provides a complete, fully operational MPOS terminal platform including software, mechanical design details, and pre-certification for PCI. SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the MPOS-STD2 Mobile Point of Sale (MPOS) reference platform by Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM), payment terminal providers can enable customers of all sizes and security expertise levels to address the emerging mobile payment market. This allows them...

2014-10-01 08:41:05

Survey points to "the Flex Work Imperative," a perfect storm of employee demand, improving job market, and legislation shifting flex work from job perk to employee's right BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unify, a leading communications software and services firm, today published Volume 4 of its New Way to Work (NW2W) Index which revealed that more than 43% of employees surveyed would prefer flex work over a pay raise. The findings pointed to the rise of legal...

2014-10-01 08:41:03

Enterprise Cloud Offering Delivers Low-Cost, Full-Service Cloud Solution for Higher Ed BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Campus Management Corp., a leading provider of enterprise software products and services for higher education, today announced the expansion of its CampusNet(SM) Cloud service to include a new enterprise-level offering. CampusNet Cloud leverages Campus Management's experience and understanding of the challenges enterprises face hosting software on-premises in...


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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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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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