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2014-09-23 12:28:02

Digital agency expands senior leadership team SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LEVEL Studios, a digital marketing agency within the Publicis Groupe network, today announced that Deborah Heslip has been promoted to Partner. In her new role, Heslip will be responsible for leading existing client relationships and new business efforts, as well as managing the client services craft across the agency. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140923/147925 "Deb brings...

2014-09-23 12:27:28

GREEN BAY, Wis., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Associated Bank, with the help of Aaron Rodgers, is continuing a tradition dating back to the beginning of film - the photobomb. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140923/147874 Rodgers has some history - and notoriety - with the photobomb. It was noticed that all Packers game-captain photos had Rodgers in the background. And this was no coincidence. Rodgers was subtly and intentionally photobombing the photo. Once teammates and fans caught...

2014-09-23 12:27:25

Another GeekLabs April Fool's Product Made Real FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThinkGeek has traveled back in time to April 1, 2014 for the inspiration to build its next GeekLabs creation, the Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140812/135609 Styled after the iconic Flux Capacitor from the movie Back to the Future, ThinkGeek's Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger is a two-port USB hub that plugs into your car's existing 12V vehicle power...

2014-09-23 12:27:20

Electric bike shop shares spotlight with Time Warner Cable Business Class in TV ad campaign. SEAL BEACH, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- She almost deleted the email. Pedego Greater Long Beach co-owner Beth Black was busy running her popular electric bicycle shop, but the subject line challenged her to take a second look with, "Tell us your story!" Good thing, because the email from Time Warner Cable Business Class led to a competition she would eventually ace. The reward: A...

2014-09-23 12:26:58

Revolutionizing the entertainment news space NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bauer Xcel Media, Bauer Media U.S.'s digital division, today announces the relaunch of leading entertainment website InTouchWeekly.com. The new site, now live, breaks common industry standards and practices, instead streamlining the way users consume entertainment news by delivering quality content in one simple scroll. "We're thrilled to introduce the new InTouchWeekly.com, which is different from anything...

2014-09-23 12:26:56

Free Resource Offers Best Practices for High Potential Talent Development MILWAUKEE, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Right Management, the career and talent management expert within ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), today published its first eBook, How to Unleash the High Potential Talent in Your Organization. The eBook offers employers practical insights on how to identify, assess, develop and engage high potential talent to ensure strong leadership pipelines for business outcomes. It is available...

2014-09-23 12:26:52

FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Web Diva Wisdom: How to Find, Hire, and Partner with the Right Web Designer for You, by Lisa Stambaugh, is now available in paperback and Kindle formats on Amazon. This book shares tips and guidelines enabling individuals and organizations to select the right web designer for their needs, allowing that designer to work more efficiently on their behalf, and helping them collaborate to develop the best website showcasing their services and...

2014-09-23 12:26:42

NEW YORK, SINGAPORE and MUMBAI, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vaultize (http://www.vaultize.com), the leader in Enterprise File Sync & Share (EFSS), secure anywhere access and mobile collaboration, today announced the availability of a virtual appliance of its mobility platform for free download [http://www.vaultize.com/free-download.php ]. Businesses now get no-cost option to enable VPN-free anywhere access and sharing using world's most secure and efficient...

2014-09-23 12:26:32

"Qwyrk" from Qwyrk Media Inc. launches Android version that lets you message friends with licensed song clips, movie quotes, jokes, and sound effects from a library of 5 million+ licensed tracks. TORONTO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qwyrk, a Toronto-based digital messaging service allowing users to send and share audio clips from popular songs, movies, comedy skits and sound effects, has announced today that it has launched an Android version of its app in North America. "Qwyrk...

2014-09-23 12:26:30

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO This summary shows quarterly tax revenue statistics on property, sales, license, income and other taxes. Statistics are shown for individual state governments as well as national estimates of total state and local taxes, including 12-month calculations. This quarterly survey has been conducted...


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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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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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