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2014-08-22 12:24:49

LAKE CITY, Fla., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephanie L. Smith is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Telecommunications as a result of her role as Co-Owner and CEO of Road Services of North Florida DBA Morrison Mobile Auto and Truck Repair. Road Services of North Florida provides 24 hour road side services. They have service trucks with mechanics on duty that are able to perform tire changes on all makes and models including...

2014-08-22 12:24:46

Launches Six New Sites MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twin Cities-based Irish Titan has concluded a busy summer with an incredibly productive month of August, launching a total of six new sites. They represent a broad range of the firm's capabilities, both within the Drupal and Magento spheres. Irish Titan kicked off the month by launching a new Drupal site for Indiana Seal, a GPK-product company that specializes in products for the piping industry. This was quickly...

2014-08-22 12:24:35

When it comes to IQ, drawing, singing, and teaching can help increase our brain power, according to a slew of new studies. Author David Wagner looks to see how his stick-figures stack up. NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're looking to add a few extra points on to your IQ score - you know, so you can impress your friends at the next party - you might want to take up drawing, playing a musical instrument, or teaching. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140729/130898...

2014-08-22 12:24:27

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Bringing out the rebel within us all with their unique and innovative clothing line, Country Rebel Clothing Co. is now opening its online store to customers who want to express their love for the country music genre in rebel style. Besides their many great apparel options being offered at their online store, the clothing and entertainment brand's main website is now home to many entertaining features, such as their video blog and links...

2014-08-22 12:23:55

CLEVELAND, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Electric, Guitar Center, Target and Four Seasons are just a few of the brands to receive honors from the 2014 Content Marketing Awards, the largest awards program in North America for people who create content for organizations. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138747 The Content Marketing Awards, presented by the Content Marketing Institute and sponsored by McMurry/TMG, launched in 2004. The agency portion of the awards...

2014-08-22 12:23:48

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jim Beam, well known Bourbon brand, competes with its fellow adversaries with a new marketing campaign featuring popular actress Mila Kunis in an attempt to catch a slightly broader audience, the Millennials. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138655 In recent months a trend has developed across multiple brands of alcohol, revolving around not only celebrity endorsement, but a specific rugged and darker feel....

2014-08-22 12:22:30

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 BP plc (NYSE:BP-Free Report), ConocoPhilips (NYSE:COP-Free Report), Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI-Free Report), Halliburton Co. (NYSE:HAL-Free Report) and Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE:SLB-Free Report)....

2014-08-22 12:22:27

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zacks Equity Research discusses the Oil & Gas, including Chevron Corp. (NYSE:CVX-Free Report), Emerald Oil Inc. (AMEX:EOX-Free Report), Jones Energy Inc. (NYSE:JONE-Free Report), Cameron International Corp. (NYSE:CAM-Free Report) and Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT-Free Report). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101027/ZIRLOGO Industry: Oil & Gas Link: http://www.zacks.com/commentary/34028/ Considering the...

2014-08-22 12:22:09

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 JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE:JKS-Free Report), SINA Corp. (Nasdaq:SINA-Free Report), China Mobile Limited (NYSE:CHL-Free Report), JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO-Free Report) and E-House (China)...

2014-08-22 12:21:59

First Solstice System Goes to Washington Nanofabrication Facility KALISPELL, Mont., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When ClassOne Technology introduced its new Solstice(TM) electroplating systems at SEMICON West last month they didn't expect to actually sell their first production unit off the show floor, but that's what happened. The company reported that the Washington Nanofabrication Facility (WNF) at the University of Washington purchased the Solstice Model LT plating tool for...


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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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