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2014-10-21 16:26:24

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Containers & Packaging industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out research by identifying the size, growth, major...

2014-10-21 16:26:21

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Air Freight industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading...

2014-10-21 16:26:20

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Insurance industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and...

2014-10-21 16:26:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153455-INFO Census Bureau graphic shows statistics pertaining to Kansas City and San Francisco, the cities competing in the 2014 World Series. No news release associated with this graphic. Tip Sheet only. Graphic | JPG | PDF | CB14-TPS.79Public Information Office301-763-3030email: pio@census.gov...

2014-10-21 16:26:05

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction The electricity industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading...

2014-10-21 16:26:01

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Broadcasting & Cable TV industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size,...

2014-10-21 16:26:00

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Books industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits -- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and...

2014-10-21 16:25:55

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduction Global Music & Video industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits * Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading...

2014-10-21 16:25:52

A brand-new idea is giving users the chance to "surf" while in the city, using a high-tech and lightweight skate/surf board, called DESKA Board. BUDAPEST, Hungary, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand-new idea is giving users the chance to "surf" while in the city, using a high-tech and lightweight skate/surf board by Hungarian designer Csaba Tolgyesy. The DESKA Board CitySurf uses clever design features including 200-mm wheels, a hand-activated rear disc brake system, a unique foot...

2014-10-21 16:25:47

As CBS and HBO Announce Plans to Deliver Content to Mobile Devices, Bypassing Cable and Other Providers, GEM's SIMUL SEZ Proprietary Super App Pulls It All Together Anywhere, Anytime, Simultaneously on One Device NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Giga Entertainment Media (GEM) is ideally positioned to capitalize on the dramatic shift by consumers - led by 18- to 34-year-olds - away from cable, satellite and Telco providers to streaming video services, Bryan Maizlish, CEO of...


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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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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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