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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...

2014-01-21 23:21:59

New WS Series, VN Series and DM-901 offer superior recording quality and advanced features that support a more dynamic experience for users. Mahwah, NJ (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 eDist announced today the availability of a new line of Olympus digital recorders including the WS-821, WS-822, WS-823, VN-722 and DM-901. The new features on each device offer unique capabilities for simplified recording, higher-quality audio, enhanced long-distance functionality, more efficient playback and...

2014-01-16 08:29:28

ROANOKE, Va., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCC) ("OCC®" or the "Company") today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend to OCC's shareholders. OCC's Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.02 per share on the Company's common stock effective January 15, 2014. The dividend will be paid on or about February 14, 2014, to shareholders of record on January 28, 2014. The dividend announced today implies an annual...

2014-01-10 23:04:31

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “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)” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Pico projectors are miniature video projectors that can be used in many applications where there is a need for sharing...

2014-01-08 16:27:03

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mq7nsk/global_smart) has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Glass & Smart Windows Market (2013 - 2017) " [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mq7nsk/global_smart ]report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Smart glass is widening its applications from conventional architectural...

2014-01-08 16:21:21

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4z3dq/energy_efficient) has announced the addition of the "Energy Efficient Lamps and Ballasts Market - Latin America (South America, Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, and Central America) Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4z3dq/energy_efficient ] report to their offering....

2013-12-30 23:03:54

BigBright Malaysia, the sole distributor for Rishang LED lighting products in Malaysia, will be moving into a major expansion for 2014. BigBright is among the leading companies in Malaysia with a strong focus in LED lighting modules and components which are known to be very energy efficient and cost-effective. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 BigBright Malaysia is the sole and exclusive supplier of Rishang LED products from China. Rishang LED is one of the top LED...

2013-12-25 23:01:26

After 40 years in business, Gaslight Time in Brooklyn, N.Y. has closed its doors for good. The contents of the home, shop and personal collection of proprietor Randy Gottesfeld will be headlining the 300 lot auction at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery in Pittsfield Mass. on January 11, 2014. Pittsfield, MA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 After acquiring and restoring his historic Brooklyn brownstone in the 1970’s, Randy Gottesfeld interest turned to 19th century lighting and continued with clocks...

2013-12-20 23:21:11

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report"Worldwide Smart Coatings Markets: 2013-2020 " to its huge collection of research reports.Full Report With TOC at http://www.researchmoz.us/worldwide-smart-coatings-markets-2013-2020-report.html Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Smart coatings change in response to external stimuli and are finding a fast growing number of applications in several industries including construction, automotive, medical, consumer electronic...

2013-12-19 23:31:49

For government, medical, academic and other secure uses of DVI KVM, the new FXCORE-MX88 Fiber Optic Matrix from SmartAVI is the most safe, reliable and efficient USA-manufactured matrix on the market North Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 In mission-critical environments where fast and secure DVI KVM management over long distances is essential, the new FXCORE-MX88 Fiber Optic Matrix from SmartAVI is the ideal solution. By utilizing durable and protected fiber optic cables which are...


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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