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2014-02-14 23:03:56

Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) Market research report provides in-depth analysis of different technologies, applications, geographies, and products with respect to market dynamics. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/liquid-crystal-on-silicon-market-947.html) (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 According to a new market research report “Global Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) market (2013-2018) by Application (Consumer electronics, Automotive, Aviation, Military, Optical 3D...

2014-02-13 20:21:56

DUBLIN, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/plmlb8/endoscopy) has announced the addition of the "Endoscopy Equipment Market by Endoscopes, Visualization Systems & Application - Global Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/plmlb8/endoscopy ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Endoscopy systems have a huge market demand...

2014-02-12 00:20:59

ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's lights, cameras and a whole lot more action for massAV as a result of a new FiberPlex Technologies optical snake recently added to its linecard. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/LA63558) The live event AV staging and production company in Billerica, Massachusetts, purchased FiberPlex's WDM optical multiplexer to create what massAV Director of Operations Aaron Raymond calls the ultimate production snake....

2014-02-10 12:23:16

LONDON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Bulletproof Security Glass Market in China 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Bulletproof Security Glass market in China to grow at a CAGR of 16.71 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing demand from the Financial Services industry. The Bulletproof Security Glass market in China has also been witnessing the...

2014-02-05 23:28:22

Industry Leader Raises Benchmark for Brighter and Better 1-Chip DLP Solutions ISE/AMSTERDAM (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Christie® welcomes three upgraded Christie G Series projectors to its powerful, industry-leading 1-chip DLP line-up at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show in Amsterdam Feb. 4-6. Providing 6000 lumens and WXGA/HD/WUXGA resolution, the three new Christie G Series models raise the benchmark of single-lamp, high brightness 1-chip DLP performance at a low ownership...

2014-01-31 23:03:34

Rochester Optical’s RO GOLD ® lenses are now available for sale on outside frames including Google’s own prescription frames for Google Glass. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Rochester Optical’s RO GOLD ® lenses are now available for sale on outside frames including Google’s own prescription frames for Google Glass. With the announcement of Google’s own prescription frames for Google Glass, Rochester Optical has opened up ordering of their patented RO GOLD ® lenses to be...

Bioinspired glass
2014-01-30 04:19:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Drawing inspiration from natural structures such as seashells, researchers from the McGill University Department of Mechanical Engineering have developed a new technique to create glass that will bend, but not break. “Mollusk shells are made up of about 95 percent chalk, which is very brittle in its pure form,” Professor François Barthelat explained in a statement. “But nacre, or mother-of-pearl, which coats the inner...

2014-01-27 23:22:05

Engage Mobile Solutions will work with the Kansas City Symphony and Google Glass, a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display, to simultaneously record the first-person perspective of four members of the Kansas City Symphony on Jan. 31, 2014, for a private rehearsal of Beethoven’s iconic Fifth Symphony. Four pairs of Google Glass marks the most pairs used at once for a coordinated activity in the nation outside of Google headquarters, and it is the first time Google Glass...

2014-01-27 23:03:03

New research report “Pico Projector Market by Technology (DLP, LCOS, LBS), Type (USB, Standalone, Media Player, Embedded), Product Model, Brightness, Application (Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Business & Education, Consumer, Healthcare) & Geography Forecasts & Analysis (2013–2020)” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the total Pico projectors market is anticipated to register a...

2014-01-24 16:21:58

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CrowdOptic, a maker of crowd-powered mobile and wearable applications as seen at popular sporting events, today announced it has received funding to ramp up sales and marketing of its software, which curates and broadcasts live streaming video from Google Glass and other smart devices to stadium scoreboards, fan mobile devices and live TV. The additional funding, which consists of debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank, as well as other...


Latest Glass Reference Libraries

Venus’ Flower Basket, Euplectella aspergillum
2014-01-05 00:00:00

Venus’ Flower Basket (Euplectella aspergillum) is a species of hexactinellid sponge found in the deep ocean. It is found with a male and female shrimp living inside it, which spend their lives living in just one sponge basket. Because of this, Asian cultures use the dead, dried sponge as a wedding present to signify the symbiotic relationship of the sponge and shrimp. The shrimp that make their home inside the basket reproduce and their offspring escape and find their own sponge to call...

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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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