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2014-08-29 08:26:55

National Information Technology Solutions Provider's SOLVE Reporting Platform Recognized for Its Groundbreaking Technology CHICAGO, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Conventus (www.conventus-sei.com), a national information technology solutions provider, has been selected as one of 550 nominees for the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards, and is one of 150 nominees to advance to round two. Conventus has been highlighted for SOLVE, the company's unique security reporting platform. Since 2002...

2014-08-29 08:26:37

TEANECK, N.J., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH), a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, today announced that senior management will present at the following investor conferences: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110329/NY67603LOGO Citi 2014 Global Technology Conference -- Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 -- Time: 2:00 PM ET -- Presenter: Karen...

2014-08-29 08:26:35

Partnership Saves California Schools Thousands of Hours in Wasted Administrative Time ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eagle Software, a leader in student data administration software, today announced its new partnership with Clever, a leading edtech platform company. The partnership allows any school district using Aeries.net to instantly create a secure connection with Clever, making point-and-click integrations possible with more than 100 online learning applications...

2014-08-29 08:26:33

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With sapphire glass speculation escalating as we approach the September iPhone announcement, uBreakiFix, a national smartphone and tech repair company, did some in-house testing on sapphire glass to determine just how durable it is. Their conclusion may surprise you. Though sapphire is remarkably hard, second only to diamonds in fact - it turns out that it is also remarkably stiff. A combination that makes it quite brittle, and this...

2014-08-29 08:26:26

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers can now purchase the Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G LTE at all 34 Fry's Electronics stores as well as on Frys.com in the United States. The device will be offered in both black and white colors, and will retail for $299 USD. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140829/141399 Since its launch, the Ascend Mate2 has received critical acclaim for its powerful quad-core 1.6 GHz processor and a long-lasting 3900mAh lithium polymer battery...

2014-08-29 08:26:24

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, has been invited to present at the 2014 Gateway Conference which is being held on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco. TCS management is scheduled to present at 10:00 a.m. Pacific time, with one-on-one meetings throughout the day. Management will discuss the company's recent...

2014-08-29 08:26:20

ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report released by IBM (NYSE: IBM ) provides guidance for businesses on how to unlock the potential of enterprise mobility by empowering employees with the tools they need to make decisions, collaborate, transact and innovate in entirely new ways. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO The report, titled "The Individual Enterprise - How Mobility Redefines Business," developed by the IBM Institute for Business Value emphasizes...

2014-08-29 08:26:12

Will hold investor presentation and meetings at St. Regis Beijing, September 16th HONG KONG, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTSTARCOM HOLDINGS CORP. (NASDAQ: UTSI) announced today that it has been selected as a featured company at the second annual MarcumBP China Best Ideas Investment Conference on Tuesday, September 16(th), 2014 at the St. Regis hotel in Beijing. The China Best Ideas Conference is designed to introduce investors to Chinese companies that are well positioned for...

2014-08-29 08:26:10

MONTREAL, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - iStore has won the Best in Class 2014 award in the E-Commerce category at the Interactive Media Awards. The IMA recognizes the highest standards of excellence in Web design and development, and honours individuals and enterprises for their outstanding achievements. The jury includes a distinguished group of visionaries who have shown great leadership in their fields and respect equity and integrity standards in the selection process. iStore...

2014-08-29 08:26:00

DELAND, Fla., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCW), a leading global provider of advanced manufacturing and 3D printing solutions, today announced that Chairman & CEO, Jason Young, will present at the 2014 Brean Capital Global Technology Conference in New York, NY, on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014. Mr. Young will host one-on-one meetings with institutional investors throughout the day during the conference. A copy of the presentation is available...


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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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