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2014-10-13 16:26:35

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google, which is now forced to honor the "Right To Be Forgotten" in Europe as the result of a high court decision, should voluntarily offer the same privacy protection to users in the United States after Google's own analysis shows the right is being successfully implemented, Consumer Watchdog said today. A letter from the nonpartisan, nonprofit public interest group to Google CEO Larry Page and Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt,...

2014-10-13 08:24:57

My Dad is Scrooge stars the voice talents of Jon Heder, Charles Shaugnessy and Bonnie Wright, with a November 1 U.S. premiere on digital, including Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Vimeo and VUDU LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarVista Digital Entertainment (MVDE) brings the holiday magic into the home this season with two new heartwarming movies making their U.S. Premiere in November, My Dad is Scrooge and 12 Dog Days Till Christmas. Providing entertainment that the whole family...

google doctor
2014-10-13 05:38:50

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google is currently testing out a new service that would allow users to video chat with medical professionals while searching for symptoms or general health information, various media outlets reported over the weekend. The new service was first revealed when a Reddit user posted a screenshot of the service (which appeared to be in “limited trial”) and Google officials confirmed its authenticity to Engadget’s Jon Fingas on...

google forget
2014-10-12 06:51:37

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google has received over 145,000 URL removal requests since the European Union Court of Justice court ruled in May that people had a “right to be forgotten,” the Mountain View, California-based tech giant revealed in its latest Transparency Report. Those requests pertained to a total of nearly 500,000 individual web pages, 41.8 percent of which were removed and 58.2 percent of which were denied, the search engine’s report added....

2014-10-11 23:02:44

Randall C. Flager of Flager & Associates says drivers should avoid using Google Glass while behind the wheel, even if there are no laws prohibiting wearing such devices. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 Commenting on a study that finds texting using Google Glass technology can be dangerous, Philadelphia car accident attorney Randall C. Flager today said drivers should avoid all types of distractions and maintain safe driving habits. Flager weighed in on a Sept. 25 Reuters...

2014-10-10 23:04:14

Launched by Doodle Creatives, “Pipes - Track the things you love" allows users to track topics exclusive to their interests. With countless news applications available to users today, over 1,500 handpicked sources and a beautiful UI ensure “Pipes - Track the things you love” provides iOS and Android users with all the information they need. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Launched by Doodle Creatives, “Pipes - Track the things you love” enables users to track topics,...

2014-10-10 12:26:30

CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq:FB-Free Report), Yahoo (Nasdaq:YHOO-Free Report), Twitter (NYSE:TWTR-Free Report), LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD-Free Report) and Google (Nasdaq:GOOGL-Free Report)....

2014-10-09 23:00:39

Forest: Stay Focused, Stop Phubbing from Forestapp lets users plant a seed in a virtual forest, which grows into a tree over the next 30 minutes – unless they leave the app, in which case their tree dies. The unique app is perfect for workers, students and anyone else who spends too much time on their iPhone or smartphone, and is available now from the App Store and Google Play. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 The hundreds of millions of people around the world who are addicted...

2014-10-09 12:26:29

Free App Offers On-the-Go Fun for Lottery Players MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery has introduced a free smartphone app offering easy access to drawing results, jackpots, instant game details, second-chance opportunities to win and on-the-go fun for Lottery players. "Our players asked us to develop an app and we listened," said Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte. "With the soaring popularity of smartphones and greatly increased mobile...

2014-10-09 12:24:12

Digital report highlights achievements for environment, customers and communities served throughout the U.S. and Canada JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today released its 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report, detailing numerous actions it has taken to invest responsibly in North America's energy future. The report catalogues the company's billions of dollars in clean energy investments, its low air emissions rates, and, at its Florida Power...


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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...

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....

Kobo Arc
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Arc is a tablet computer produced and released by Kobo Inc. in November, 2012. It has a 7-inch screen and uses Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. It is the second model produced by Kobo, the first was the Kobo Vox. It comes in black or white with Wi-Fi, a micro USB port, a headphone jack, and dual speakers. It has a dual core CPU, 1 GB Ram, and 16, 32, or 64 GB of storage. It has a rechargeable battery with ten hours of reading and two weeks stand by. It is capable of...

Nexus S
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nexus S is a smartphone produced jointly by Google and Samsung and released in the US on December 16, 2010. In other areas of the world it steadily became available; UK December 22, 2010; Canada April 7, 2011; Serbia April 4, 2011; and Thailand April 1, 2011. The Nexus S is produced in four variations, the GT-I9020, which uses Super AMOLED, the GT-I9023 that uses Super Clear LCD, The SPH-D720 using the 4G network, and the SHW-M200 released for the Korean market specifically. The phone...

Nexus One
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nexus One is the first generation of Nexus phones. It is a Google smartphone manufactured in Taiwan by the HTC Corporation. Tests began on the Nexus One on December 12, 2009, but Google did not confirm the phone to be sold at that time. However, it became available on January 5, 2010, and uses the Android open source mobile operating system featuring voice to text technology. The Nexus one features a 3.7 inch touchscreen, originally using AMOLED, but on July 26, 2010, the Nexus One...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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