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2014-10-29 12:35:26

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Wearable Wireless: Technology, Solutions, Vendors, Markets and Forecast 2014 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Wearable technology presents the potential for massive transformation in many industries. The more obvious ones include consumer electronics and communications. Early adopter industries include clothing, healthcare, sports and fitness....

2014-10-29 12:35:20

Digital Convergance of High Fidelity Design, Technology, and Story Telling NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NakedUI Launched to Service Clients Branding and Digital Web Strategies Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155274 NakedUI LLC, a specialized Branding, Web Design, and Technology company is formally launched. Bringing together an eclectic and highly talented group of individuals that include designers and branding experts. NakedUI has a very...

2014-10-29 12:35:17

The Leader in iPad POS Now Offers a Comprehensive Suite for Retailers SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Revel Systems, the leader in iPad Point of Sale Solutions now offers a Retail Enhancement Suite. This expands the existing retail iPad POS for retail platform by allowing users more ways to customize their retail POS. The Revel Systems Retail Enhancement Suite offers many new features to the iPad point of sale platform, the biggest enhancements of which are: serial...

2014-10-29 12:35:11

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professor Wen-mei W. Hwu has been named the 2014 recipient of the IEEE Computer Society B. Ramakrishna Rau Award for his work in Instruction-Level Parallelism. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155239 The Rau Award recognizes significant accomplishments in the field of microarchitecture and compiler code generation. Hwu was recognized "for contributions to...

2014-10-29 12:34:59

SAN FRANCISCO and ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twitter and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a landmark partnership that will help transform how businesses and institutions understand their customers, markets and trends - and inform every business decision. The alliance brings together Twitter data that distinctively represents the public pulse of the planet with IBM's industry-leading cloud-based analytics, customer engagement platforms, and consulting services....

2014-10-29 12:34:45

LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 100 Lincoln-area students and professionals convened on Sandhills Publishing's campus headquarters last Wednesday for an open house. The event exposed students to opportunities available in the computer science and computer engineering fields while outlining the company's approach to software and systems development as well as the resources available to IT teams within the company. The IT open house comes as Sandhills begins...

2014-10-29 12:34:42

Texas-based location continues growth after 2013 launch DALLAS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in security software, is expanding its Global Operations Headquarters in Las Colinas, Texas To support its growth, the company is hosting a job fair spanning a variety of positions on November 5 from 5-8 p.m. at Trend Micro's offices, located at 225 E. John Carpenter Freeway, Suite 1500. "Trend Micro has increased momentum since moving...

2014-10-29 12:34:40

Legal respondents from Fortune 1000 companies unveil how and why inefficiencies within legal departments significantly impact revenue SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apttus, the category-defining Quote-to-Cash solution provider, today announced the findings of its recent legal survey, entitled 'Contract Management Flaws that are Submarining your Business.' The findings, collected within a whitepaper, are highlighted by startling statistics and insights: 44 percent of...

2014-10-29 12:34:28

Latest Version of Zend Studio Taps Into New Mobile Platforms Plus Z-Ray Live!, Offers PHP 5.6 Support, Leverages Eclipse 4 Functionalities SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZendCon 2014/ -- Zend, the PHP Company, today unveiled its newest feature-rich version of Zend Studio, the award-winning integrated development environment (IDE). Zend Studio 12 delivers on developers' need for a modern IDE, an essential prerequisite to elevated performance and quality code. The latest...

2014-10-29 12:34:23

ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Author, Content Science Principal, and ContentWRX Cofounder Colleen Jones will present the opening keynote address at eBay's upcoming content strategy conference. Jones will open the Content Strategy Applied conference on Monday, Nov. 17 at 9 a.m. with an address on scaling content strategy. The session will lay out a vision and principles to help midsize and enterprise organizations scale content strategy across products, brands, channels,...


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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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