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2014-09-01 23:00:32

App aids scouts in knot-tying techniques Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Appsbar has awarded its App of the Day honor to 7 Scout Knots for showcasing how clubs, organizations, and their members are utilizing the DIY app builder at appsbar.com to create customized apps. 7 Scout Knots is a mobile application designed to educate scouts on various knot-tying techniques. The app uses photos, videos, and various links to help aspiring scouts earn knot-tying badges. The app is...

2014-09-01 23:00:22

Recently, Top10BestSEOHosting.com has compared a lot of professional Windows web hosting suppliers from the USA and announced that Bluehost, Arvixe and Hostgator are the best suppliers for webmasters who want to buy high quality WordPress hosting (including VPS and cloud hosting) at cost-effective prices. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Windows web hosting provides a Windows based server environment. There has been a boom in websites in recent years, and the new demand has resulted in an...

2014-09-01 16:25:53

DALLAS, September 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new market report "Internet of Nano Things Market by Communication Type (Short & Long Distance Communication), by Nano Components & Devices (Cameras, Phones, Scalar Sensors, Processors, Memory Cards, Power Systems, Antennas & Transceivers) - Worldwide Forecast & Analysis (2016 - 2020), by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the IoNT Market into various sub-segments with in-depth analysis and forecasting...

2014-09-01 16:25:28

BOGOTA, Colombia, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) reports that the risk agency Fitch Ratings has maintained Ecopetrol's international and local rating at BBB and BBB+ respectively, both ratings with a stable outlook. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090209/ARM001LOGO The complete report is available on the website www.fitchratings.com. Ecopetrol is the largest company in Colombia and is integrated into the oil chain; it is...

2014-09-01 16:24:24

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Security Testing Market by Network Security Testing, Application Security Testing, SAST, DAST, Security Testing Tools, Penetration Testing Tools, Automated Testing Tools, Code Review Tools - Global Advancements, Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019)...

2014-09-01 12:24:49

DUBLIN, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Security Testing Market by Network Security Testing, Application Security Testing, SAST, DAST, Security Testing Tools, Penetration Testing Tools, Automated Testing Tools, Code Review Tools - Global Advancements, Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The security testing market is rapidly growing due to the growth in use...

2014-09-01 12:24:47

NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Want to say goodbye to vintage bikinis and give your beach look a different definition? That's what inspired RIDI (RELLECIGA Industry Design Institute) to create the RIKINI, a new bikini category. RIKINI's concept - to wear ONE style of bikini in SIX ways - makes it a standout style among fashion lovers. In 2014, RIKINI has heated up beaches and pools all around the world and became many fashion lovers' most-loved bikini category. How did...

2014-09-01 08:22:50

LONDON, September 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CafeX is a rising star in the realm of real-time customer engagement solutions, operating out of the USA, UK and Asia. They provide a suite of WebRTC and mobile B2C applications for businesses that need deeply reliable consumer collaboration. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140901/703594 ) Originally CafeX were using Amazon Web Services, however the AWS solution was simply not meeting the needs of CafeX's...

2014-09-01 08:22:40

DUBLIN, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Data Center Market in China 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A data center is a centralized location for all the resources of an organization. Data centers consist of servers, storage, and other network equipment necessary for the business requirements of an organization. Data centers have many end-user systems connected to them and resources...

2014-09-01 08:22:35

PRINCETON, NJ, Sept. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - If you want your child to do better in school you might consider taking away their laptop. A series of studies from Princeton University and the University of California found that students retain less information taking lecture notes on laptops, rather than by hand. "Laptops lead to mindless transcription and worse performance. Handwriting consistently leads to better memory encoding," says Pam Mueller, the lead author. In the ongoing debate...


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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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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