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2014-08-20 08:26:46

CRANBURY, N.J., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, a global leader in empowering rich user experiences that help developers build stunning apps, today announced that WintellectNOW, the on-demand technical training provider, has added to its library 19 videos that cover Infragistics' award-winning ASP.NET and WPF toolsets. The ASP.NET and WPF series of courses are the second and third series by Infragistics published on WintellectNOW. Earlier this year, WintellectNOW...

2014-08-20 08:26:44

NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HUGO BOSS Parfums announces the "Success Beyond the Game" NFL campaign, bringing together men who have achieved success beyond their discipline with the brand's classic scents for men: BOSS BOTTLED., BOSS BOTTLED. NIGHT. and HUGO MAN. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137619 HUGO BOSS Parfums and the NFL have teamed up together for the "Success Beyond the Game" campaign, which celebrates successful players known for their...

2014-08-20 08:26:38

Smart Wi-Fi Innovator Earns Top Scores from its Channel Partners in CRN 2014 Annual Report Card for Product Innovation and Support within the SMB Networking Hardware Category, Beating Cisco, Dell and others for Second Straight Year SUNNYVALE, Calif, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that it has again taken top honors in the Networking Hardware for SMBs (small and medium/mid-size businesses) category in the CRN 2014 Annual Report Card...

2014-08-20 08:26:36

As apps move to the cloud, companies are moving toward cloud-based performance monitoring, says Heavy Reading Service Provider IT Insider NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more applications are moving into the cloud, forcing companies to strongly consider ensuring the quality of their cloud applications via testing services, according to the latest report from Heavy Service Provider IT Insider (www.heavyreading.com/servsoftware), a subscription research service from Heavy...

2014-08-20 08:26:31

Groundbreaking Service Lets Cable TV Subscribers "Nimble-ize" Their TV By Putting it in the Cloud to be Watched on Any Device, Anywhere in the World NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NimbleTV (nimbletv.com), the cloud-based TV service that finally makes "TV Everywhere" a reality, today announces its expansion in the Chicago metro region. Now offered as a free service, NimbleTV lets area residents with existing cable subscriptions watch their pay TV from any location, on any...

2014-08-20 08:26:25

Customers Can Now Leverage Entire Employee Base to Significantly Improve App Quality and Speed Time-to-Market BOSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apperian(®), Inc., the leading platform for securing, distributing and managing enterprise mobile apps, announced today a new solution to allow all employees to easily contribute to testing pre-production business-to-employee (B2E) and business-to-consumer (B2C) mobile apps. Early adopters, which include several national retail brands and an...

2014-08-20 08:25:55

The eDiscovery Managed Services provider saw three-year growth rate of 143%; attributes growth to strong employees and tactical partnerships. ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- D4 LLC, a national provider of discovery, forensics, deposition and managed services to law firms and corporate legal departments, announced today it has been named by Inc. Magazine to the Inc. 500|5000 list for the fourth straight year. An exclusive ranking of the country's...

2014-08-20 08:25:54

CHICAGO, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comic book fans have depended on ComicList.com for nearly 20 years to help them find the new releases that hit stands each week. Joining forces with GoCollect's tech-focused team promises new features that are certain to be a welcome addition to the comic community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137642)(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137641) Charles LePage, the long-time owner/editor of ComicList.com, has...

2014-08-20 08:25:36

New "Document Knowledge Miner" Enables Those With Print Disabilities To More Easily Acquire Knowledge From Digital Files, Increasing The Usability Of Mobile Wireless Technologies. HILLIARD, Ohio, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IDEAL Group Apps4Android today announced the release of "Document Knowledge Miner," an Android application that enables individuals with print disabilities to acquire knowledge from digital documents, even if the documents were not designed with accessibility in mind....

2014-08-20 08:25:28

Investors can download the new mobile app at Apple's App store and Google Play IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquity, Inc. (OTCBB: UBIQ) ("Ubiquity" or the "Company"), a technology development and licensing company that holds an extensive portfolio of patents across multiple technology market verticals, announced the release today of its investor relations app for iPhone, iPad, and Android mobile devices now available for free at Apple's App Store for the iPhone and...


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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
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.