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2014-09-16 08:33:01

Plan Check Entryway Display Case Showcases ECOB's Defensive Building Product Lineup VISTA, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) is pleased to announce that the Margate, New Jersey Building Department located at 9001 Winchester Ave. Margate, NJ 08402 has opened a display showcasing the newest in defensive building technology complete with Eco Building Products' flagship technology, which is also now available in the national supply chain at...

2014-09-16 08:32:59

How will new business trends affect existing markets? MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. EDT LOCATION: Online, with Complimentary Registration SPEAKERS: Frost & Sullivan Industry Analysts Vijay Narayanan Natrajan and Archana Vidyasekar As traditional business lines are crossed and the world becomes more connected, several emerging industries are on the brink...

2014-09-16 08:32:10

Moms Value Paid Parental Leave and Flexible Work Arrangements as Abbott Is Recognized for the Fourteenth Consecutive Year ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott's (NYSE: ABT) long-held commitment to supporting working mothers and their families was acknowledged today by Working Mother magazine. The healthcare company was named among the Top 10 companies in Working Mother's 100 Best Companies list, which commends companies for establishing a corporate culture that...

2014-09-16 08:31:43

- Onsite conference, New Technology Session, Medical Innovation Zone, Quality Focus Included - SHANGHAI, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 25 to 26, 2014, China's sole exhibition focusing on medical design and manufacturing - MEDTEC China - will mark its 10th anniversary at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center, bringing together close to 300 leading global suppliers from 25 countries and regions to showcase their latest medical-grade raw materials,...

2014-09-16 08:31:35

Joins Wellness Layers and Other Partners to Discuss Trends and Strategies in Corporate Wellness SAN FRANCISCO, Sept.16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SeeChange Health, a leader in clinically driven health improvement as an enterprise service, will present and co-sponsor at the eighth annual Health 2.0 Fall 2014 Conference. Joining Wellness Layers, Accenture and Aon Hewitt, SeeChange will share findings and take questions about trending corporate wellness solutions, increasing member engagement,...

2014-09-16 08:31:30

Domestic and International Growth Fuels Continued Innovation WESTPORT, Conn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HemCon Medical Technologies, Inc. ("HemCon"), a wholly owned subsidiary of TriStar Wellness Solutions(R), Inc. (OTCQB: TWSI) and a leading developer and marketer of advanced medical products, announced today that the revenue performance on their chitosan technology platform has grown by 39 percent, and microdispersed oxidized cellulose raw material is up 22 percent...

2014-09-16 08:31:07

Evana solution will help error-proof the process of assembling catheter parts and reduce labor. EVANSVILLE, Ind., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently received a contract to provide a robotic assembly cell for a leading medical device manufacturer. The Evana solution will help error-proof the process of assembling catheter parts, improve quality and ergonomics, as...

2014-09-16 08:30:05

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMMY), a specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to delivering high quality and novel medicines to physicians and patients at accessible prices, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Mark Baum will be a presenter at the 5(th) Annual Craig-Hallum Alpha Select Conference in New York City. Mr. Baum will discuss the company's growth strategy, including its Go Dropless(TM) campaign in...

2014-09-16 08:29:07

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten new digital health companies will demo their products for the first time in the Launch! session during the Health 2.0 8th Annual Fall Conference being held in Santa Clara, CA on September 21-24. Launch! is a contest held at 12:00 p.m PDT on Wednesday, September 24th, where the technology is demoed in three and a half minutes. At the end, the audience votes for their favorites. Previous Launch! winners have included Castlight Health, Basis,...

2014-09-16 08:28:11

--Trio of Websites Solves Information and Paperwork Challenges Surrounding Marriage-- WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- No job is finished until the paperwork is done! A suite of websites created to solve the headaches and needs surrounding the information and paperwork challenges related to marriage has just been completed with the launch of MarriageLicenseNow.com, a new online resource that offers succinct and up-to-date marriage license information organized by county...


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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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