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2014-10-01 08:40:43

VP and GM for cloud services to provide valuable guidance on educational events and content for Channel Partners community SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension Data, the $6 billion global ICT services and solutions provider, today announced that Tina Gravel, vice president and general manager for cloud services, has been named to the 2014-15 Channel Partners Advisory Board. A leading provider of news, analysis, education and events, Channel Partners is relied on...

2014-10-01 08:40:40

Bigger, Stronger, Faster Tablet Offers Best of Both Learning Worlds CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a pioneer in children's learning tablets and world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the availability of InnoTab® MAX. Featuring a powerful dual-core CPU with up to six times the processing power of previous generations and a high resolution 7" multi-touch screen, it is...

2014-10-01 08:40:37

From Bogota to Madrid, Cadigan poised to inform Global HR, Tech, Culture and Leadership Audiences during Fall 2014 Tour SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted talent thought leader and in-demand speaker Steve Cadigan, founder of Cadigan Talent Ventures (CTV), kicks off his Fall/Winter 2014-15 Talent Season today at the Google Atmosphere Live event. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141001/149621 At the Google event, Steve, who launched CTV in 2012, will moderate a...

2014-10-01 08:40:33

DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freeman, the leading global partner for integrated marketing solutions for live engagements, announced today that they will acquire the audiovisual equipment rental, staging and hotel operations of Tampa, Fla., based AVI-SPL. Specializing in association trade shows, business meetings, and special events, this division of AVI-SPL will join other leading Freeman brands such as Encore Event Technologies, Stage Rigging and Alford Media, as part of...

2014-10-01 08:40:31

Companies Unite in the Delivery of Secure Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions ATLANTA, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VeriStor Systems, an advanced IT solutions provider specializing in virtual infrastructure and enterprise private, public and hybrid cloud services and solutions, today announced that it has joined the Palo Alto Networks NextWave Partner Program. With Palo Alto Networks, VeriStor will deliver the secure and efficient IT infrastructure that will lower management costs...

2014-10-01 08:40:26

Power Savings Enabled by Unique Techniques and Design Flow Supported by Design Compiler Graphical, IC Compiler and PrimeTime Tools MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- MB86S70 processor designed with ARM(®) Mali(TM)-T624 GPUs, ARM Cortex(®)-A15 and Cortex-A7 processors utilizing ARM big.LITTLE(TM) processor configuration exceeds power-performance targets -- 60 million gate, 28-nm device implemented using hierarchical low power...

2014-10-01 08:40:09

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, October 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are...

2014-10-01 08:40:08

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium watch seller, Jacob Time, has served customers online for years. With the launch of their new website, the company looks forward to providing even better service for customers shopping for brand name watches online. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140930/149387 The team at Jacob Time Watches has been hard at work over the last few months to up the ante when it comes to online shopping. With the launch of their redesigned...

2014-10-01 08:40:06

The Nation's Oldest Federal Law Enforcement Agency Continues to Build on its Legendary Origins with New Website Launch BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebDevelop.com, a company offering high-end web design, mobile application development, and results-driven internet marketing campaigns, announces the launch of U.S. Marshals Service Association's website. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141001/149602 WebDevelop.com created the USMSA.com website for members,...

2014-10-01 08:40:01

POMONA, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QNAP, Inc., a global network attached storage (NAS) manufacturer, is now shipping new 16GB models of the TS-x70 Pro Series Turbo NAS which is designed specifically in support of QNAP's new Virtualization Station, a centralized virtualization environment that allows users to run and manage multiple virtual machines directly on the NAS without the need for additional hardware/software. QNAP is the first and only NAS vendor to offer this capability....


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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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caparison
  • 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.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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