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2014-10-20 16:28:53

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MasTec, Inc. (NYSE: MTZ) today announced that it has acquired WesTower Communications, Inc. ("WesTower"), a U.S. subsidiary of Exchange Income Corporation (TSX:EIF). WesTower is a telecommunications services firm, focusing on construction and maintenance of communications infrastructure related to wireless networks throughout the United States. WesTower's operations have experienced significant revenue expansion, growing from...

2014-10-20 16:28:46

Top of the line clothing deserves top of the line labels, and Hi-Tech Printing & Labeling Inc. provides designers with the quality they're looking for LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's consumer market, shoppers have increasingly come to value uniqueness and individuality. The desire to have products that are individually crafted or custom tailored in some way is highly appealing for buyers across the globe. As a result, companies and distributors of various...

2014-10-20 16:27:39

Meg Sheetz Recognized for Leadership at Medifast & Contributions to the Baltimore Community OWINGS MILLS, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven weight-loss products and programs, is proud to announce that President and COO Meg Sheetz has been named to The Baltimore Sun's 2014 50 Women to Watch List. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141020/153198 The Baltimore Sun's 50 Women to...

2014-10-20 16:25:14

Post Office Finder has officially launched their new website, http://postofficefinder.org SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Post Office Finder has officially launched their new website, http://postofficefinder.org. The new service delivers a user-friendly, interactive platform for locating a post office anywhere in the United States or U.S. territories. The robust new service from Post Office Finder is a no-cost service that virtually anyone can use. The new...

2014-10-20 16:25:07

GRAYSLAKE, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Abandoned In Place: Preserving America's Space History," a photography book by Roland Miller of Grayslake, Ill., has launched a $25,000 Kickstarter campaign to complete the publication process. Featuring 100 images, the book explores the American space launch and research facilities that played a crucial role in early space exploration. The book was selected for publication by the University of New Mexico Press after a lengthy...

2014-10-20 16:24:08

NEW YORK and POINT ROBERTS, Washington, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investorideas.com (http://www.investorideas.com), a global news source covering leading sectors including cybersecurity releases its updated cybersecurity stock directory for investors following the sector in conjunction with National Cyber Security Awareness Month. National Cyber Security Awareness Month is designed to engage and educate public and private sector partners through events and...

2014-10-20 16:24:00

Versatile and Portable Tablet Includes a Free Subscription to Office 365 Personal with 1TB OneDrive Cloud Storage For One Year; Detachable POGO Keyboard Included WEST COVINA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- E FUN, the fifth largest tablet supplier in the U.S.*, is redefining the Windows 2-in-1 tablet category with its newest Nextbook, the first Windows 10.1 inch tablet with an MSRP below $200 on the market. Developed closely with Microsoft Corp. and Intel, the portable Nextbook Windows...

2014-10-20 16:22:43

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. and CLEVELAND, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Signature Group Holdings, Inc. ("Signature" or the "Company")(OTCQX: SGGH) announces today details for its conference call regarding its acquisition of the Global Recycling and Specification Alloys ("GRSA") business of privately-held Aleris Corporation ("Aleris"). Acquisition Announced Friday, October 17, 2014 Conference Call Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Call Participants -- Craig Bouchard, Chairman...

2014-10-20 16:21:29

LIVONIA, Mich., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tower International, Inc. (NYSE: TOWR), a leading global manufacturer of engineered automotive structural metal components and assemblies, will report third quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, via PR Newswire. At 1:00 p.m. EDT on that date, a conference call is scheduled to discuss the results in further detail, as well as other related matters. To participate in the conference call: --...

2014-10-20 12:36:02

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PANDORA Jewelry embraced fall trends this year by partnering with renowned fashion bloggers Chriselle Lim of The Chriselle Factor, Tanesha Awasthi of Girl with Curves and Karen Blanchard of Where Did U Get That to kick off the release of their Autumn Collection. The new collection features golden hues and elegant shimmering leaves reminiscent of the falling autumn foliage. As part of the partnership with PANDORA, the fashion...


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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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