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Presentations on key research findings on Hispanic Millennial's attitudes, behaviors and preferences to be held in Houston and Dallas HOUSTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- XiveTV (pronounced "zive"), a digital video network offering one of

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TORONTO, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UMIGO, the fun, free online world of adventure that helps early elementary-age children discover the fundamentals of math, has

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WASHINGTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will open a new exhibition on American business July 1 in the Mars Hall of American

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Company Selected for Continued Commitment to Veteran Hiring and Retention RESTON, Va., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos

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May 4-7 in Atlanta www.auvsishow.org ATLANTA, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than four decades, AUVSI's Unmanned

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HOUSTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mystik® Lubricants and Fintak Brothers are teaming up for a second sponsorship year.

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OREM, Utah, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To augment humanitarian search and rescue efforts, Lockheed

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Curated collection features Marvin's contemporary products and makes it easier for customers to identify solutions for contemporary design WARROAD, Minn., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid

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The combined conference and exhibition will take place November 4-5, 2015, at the Minneapolis Convention Center MINNEAPOLIS, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating the power


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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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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.