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2014-10-23 12:33:42

RICHARDSON, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ModoPayments, or just Modo to its friends, is delighted to announce that several teams of developers (coders, devs, hackers, haxors, programmers, etc.) have been named as winners in Modo's contest to generate ideas for beautiful buying experiences*. The contest is focused on generating new ideas for the Money 2020 Hackathon on November 1(st) and 2(nd) in Las Vegas. There are over $125,000 in prizes available to winning teams at the...

2014-10-23 12:33:37

Smart Crowdfunding is slated to carry out strategic marketing initiatives for the 'BBee' crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. The BBee team is crowdfunding to bring their new cheap-rate calling service to market. NYON, Switzerland, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A brand new cheap call rate solution is being introduced to the public via an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign which was launched on October 2nd. This campaign has a funding goal of $50,000, which needs to be raised by...

2014-10-23 12:30:40

With Ebola in the headlines, the editors of InformationWeek are talking about how technology is trying to combat the deadly disease. NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For weeks, Ebola has been in the news as the deadly disease has spread around parts of Africa. In the US, the one fatality associated with the virus has sparked additional coverage and raised questions about the country's readiness to confront it. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/154029LOGO However,...

2014-10-23 12:30:37

MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of Emerson Ecologics, LLC who have been discouraged from a college degree in the past because of cost or time challenges can now benefit from an innovative new partnership between Emerson and College for America at Southern New Hampshire University, a national nonprofit college designed for working adults. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140115/NE47098LOGO "This new employee benefit with College for America will help...

2014-10-23 12:30:10

iOS 8 and Yosemite Compatible, Secure Messaging, ICD-10, Patient Portal, Online Registration LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MacPractice announced MacPractice MD, DC, 20/20 and DDS 5. In addition to MacPractice EMR and EDR, Yosemite compatible MacPractice 5 offers a new MacPractice EHR Ability that interoperates with MacPractice's iOS 8 compatible iEHR, Clipboard and Patient Check In apps for iPad, and features ICD-10 code mapping with ICD-9 and SNOMED, an updated Patient PHI...

2014-10-23 12:29:59

More than 125 regional physicians and healthcare executives leverage pioneering ACO experience MIDDLETOWN, N.Y., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On October 13-14, 2014, Crystal Run Healthcare hosted its inaugural New York Regional Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Summit. The Summit was designed to help new and prospective ACOs learn from the experience of regional ACO leaders. The event engaged more than 125 physicians and healthcare executives from throughout New York, New...

2014-10-23 12:29:47

- First-Ever Working Moms Tipping Point Survey from Care.com Reveals How Many are Overwhelmed with Work, Childcare & Household Chores - WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know moms are stressed. But just how much of that stress is taking a toll on their family, job, and their own emotional well-being? Care.com (www.care.com), the world's largest online destination for finding and managing family care, set out to determine how juggling work, childcare, and household...

2014-10-23 12:27:37

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Enterprise Location-based Search and Advertisement Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The location-based search and advertising is a form of advertising in which the users integrate mobile advertising with various mobile technologies such as location-based services. The location-based search and advertising is expected to grow...

2014-10-23 12:27:13

CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) will be webcasting their third quarter operating results conference call on Oct. 31, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. EDT (9:30 a.m. CDT). To listen to the live call, please visit Events & Presentations pages of investors.tdsinc.com or investors.uscellular.com. It is recommended that you register at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the call to...

2014-10-23 12:26:49

A new partnership for new media deals, combining world-class Investment Banking, Strategic Advisory and Event Management. NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landmark Ventures and ShellyPalmer announce the formation of a joint venture to advise clients related to their Merger & Acquisition strategies, strategic financing initiatives, and development of key strategic partnerships. This partnership also brings together both company's strategic consulting groups, business development...


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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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