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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...

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...


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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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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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