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2015-03-27 08:30:19

SHENZHEN, China, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Information Technology, Inc.

2015-03-27 08:30:18

TRANSACT 2015 is in San Francisco from March 31 - April 2 NEW YORK, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The following event roundup from Virtual Press Office is a list of featured exhibitors

2015-03-27 08:25:35

TORONTO, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Mediaplanet announces distribution of its first cross-platform edition of "Green Building", educating readers on innovations in this booming sector within Canada's

2015-03-27 08:25:33

USM Studios programming will explore the latest advances in digital technology in upcoming segments. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

2015-03-27 08:25:27

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Since June 2013, the principals of Karuna Consulting (www.karunaconsulting.com)

2015-03-27 08:25:17

Inspired by EDM; UV-Reactive Cocktails Infused with Energy Supplements LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- XUVO Labs today announced that it will debut its XUVO(® )Re-Mixers,

2015-03-27 08:25:15

ATHENS, Ohio, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This week Colin Donohue, Principal Strategist for Root Deeper Marketing (www.rootdeeper.com)

2015-03-27 08:24:59

The book Not in God's Name: Making Sense of Religious Conflict addresses: Why do people kill in the name of God? Author/ filmmaker Paula Fouce goes on a quest for solutions to religious hatred, into

2015-03-27 04:22:31

READING, England, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Get your hack on with the forge SDK - innovate, disrupt and triumph! This coming weekend, 28th and

2015-03-27 00:21:56

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.


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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
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.