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Fire Detection Satellite Designed By UC Berkeley Scientists
2013-10-22 12:24:33

University of California, Berkeley Improved and cheaper sensors, faster analysis software make satellite feasible As firefighters emerge from another record wildfire season in the Western United States, University of California, Berkeley, scientists say it's time to give them a 21st century tool: a fire-spotting satellite. Such a satellite could view the Western states almost continuously, snapping pictures of the ground every few seconds in search of hot spots that could be newly...

Nest Protect WiFi Smoke Detector
2013-10-08 12:13:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In their ongoing effort to take over the “unloved products” in the home, Tony Fadell’s Nest has just announced their new carbon monoxide and smoke detector, Nest Protect. Rumors began to circulate about this impending product last month following a report from All Things D. For $129, The Nest Protect will connect with Nest’s other product, the WiFi-compatible thermostat. When connected together on the same WiFi network and...

2013-10-01 23:25:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Gas Detection Equipment Industry. London (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Gas Detection Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Types: Fixed Gas Detection Equipment, Handheld/Portable Gas Detection Equipment, and Detector Tubes. The specific End-Use Segments also analyzed are Oil & Gas Extraction, Power, Chemical, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive...

2013-09-26 23:20:55

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Infrared Detectors Technology & Market Trends. London (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Next growth opportunities spotted outside traditional markets: smart building automation and mobile phone business Total infrared detector market generated revenue of more than $153M in 2012, mostly due to the mature motion detection market which relies on high-volume sales of automatic lighting and intrusion detection systems. However in a...

2013-09-12 23:21:27

The home alarm specialists at AlarmSystemReport.com created a list of tips for homeowner to consider before choosing alarm system upgrades. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Many homeowners have home alarm systems that may be outdated or not as technologically advanced as they can be. Rather than installing a completely new system it’s often best to install upgrades instead. It’s even possible for homeowners to install numerous DIY home alarm system upgrades that don’t...

2013-09-06 23:00:49

Home Security Think Tank Protect America Advises Parents in Observance of National Child Injury Prevention Week Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Home security think tank Protect America, Inc. reminds parents of safety technologies at their disposal in observance of National Child Injury Prevention Week. Hazards in the home are now more avoidable than ever with advancements in wireless security. "Our lives are becoming more intertwined with wireless technology every day,"...

2013-08-21 10:34:33

"Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is a significant U.S. health problem, responsible for approximately 500 accidental deaths annually, and a risk of 18 percent to 35 percent for cognitive brain injury 1 year after poisoning. Most morbidity and mortality from CO poisoning is believed to be preventable through public education and CO alarm use. States have been enacting legislation mandating residential CO alarm installation. However, as of December 2012, 10 of the 25 states with statutes...


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  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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