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2014-07-29 23:02:38

Perfect for Powerful Demands and Practical Features That Provide Solutions Taipei, Taiwan (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 CipherLab, a leading innovator in Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) has released the CP55 series mobile computer today. This model is constructed to provide just the right amount of protection for the businesses looking for high performances. It comes with unique features and top of the line processor to complete tasks easily and efficiently. It is also equipped...

2014-07-29 16:20:43

DUBLIN, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Commercial Airport Baggage Handling Systems (Barcode Systems, RFID Systems, and Vacuum Systems) Market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global commercial airport baggage handling systems market was estimated to be $23.31 Billion in 2013 and is expected to register a CAGR of 7.17% to reach $37.86 Billion by2020. The BHS...

2014-07-28 23:05:40

Frank Moss, Dave Girouard and Christopher Ahlberg bring to Tamr vision and experience in the pioneering use of data analytics. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Tamr, Inc., today announced that it has named three successful entrepreneurs and data analytics visionaries as advisors to the company. They are Frank Moss, former director of the MIT Media Lab and former CEO and chairman of Tivoli Systems; Dave Girouard, founder and CEO of Upstart Network and former president of Google...

2014-07-28 23:03:53

RnRMarketResearch.com offers "Gesture Recognition & Touch-Less Sensing Market by Technology (2D, 3D, Ultrasonic, IR, Capacitive), Product (Biometric, Sanitary Equipment), Application (Healthcare, Consumer Electronics, Automotive), Geography (Americas, EMEA & APAC) – Global Forecasts and Analysis to 2013 – 2020" global research report in its store. (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Touch-less sensing and gesture recognition technologies enable the user to interact with a device...

wikipedia bans congress
2014-07-28 04:56:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online It sounds like the kind of joke you’d see on a late-night talk show, but there is no punch line: Wikipedia has actually banned some members of the US Congress from making page edits for the next 10 days. Yes, Wikipedia – the same website whose own help pages state that “anyone can edit any unprotected page and improve articles immediately for all readers” – has temporarily stripped an IP address linked to the House of...

twitch
2014-07-26 04:13:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Two months after rumors first circulated that Google was planning to purchase Twitch, the Mountain View, California-based tech giant has reportedly finalized a deal to acquire the streaming video game service for the sum of $1 billion. According to USA Today’s Brett Molina, neither party would comment on the reports. However, Google’s YouTube video service has reportedly been eyeing Twitch, a service that allows video game...

2014-07-25 16:20:31

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "RTLS Market in North America 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 A real-time location system (RTLS) is a local positioning system that enables users to track and identify the location of objects on a real-time basis. It uses tags attached to the objects through which end-users receive wireless signals to determine their exact location. RTLS...

Google Discloses 'Right To Be Forgotten' Progress
2014-07-25 04:17:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google recently revealed to European data protection authorities that it had already responded to more than half of “right to be forgotten” requests, but that revelation has not completely quelled regulators’ concerns regarding the company’s response to the ruling. According to Sam Schechner of the Wall Street Journal, the Mountain View, California-based search engine giant told officials during a Thursday meeting in...

2014-07-24 23:14:24

General Patent Corporation’s subsidiary, Leighton Technologies LLC, settled a patent infringement lawsuit with GAO RFID Inc., GAO TEK Inc., and GAO Tech Inc. which take a license under the Leighton patents. Suffern, N.Y. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 General Patent Corporation (GPC), a leading patent licensing and enforcement firm, announced today on behalf of its subsidiary, Leighton Technologies LLC (Leighton), that it settled a patent infringement lawsuit against GAO RFID Inc., GAO TEK Inc.,...

2014-07-23 23:11:48

Whipsaw product design honored again with 3 Gold and 1 Silver award. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Whipsaw Inc., the Silicon Valley-based Industrial Design and Engineering firm that creates innovative products for companies around the globe, is honored to win 3 Gold and 1 Silver award at the International Design Awards competition. A handful of designers, thinkers and entrepreneurs created the International Design Awards in 2007 as a response to the lack of recognition and...


Latest Human-computer interaction Reference Libraries

The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

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...

Graphics Tablet
2013-03-23 07:43:01

The graphics tablet or digitizer is a device that lets the user input hand drawn images, graphics, text, or hand written signatures into a computer. This device may also be used to trace an image by securing it to the face of the device and tracing it onto the tablet. The device has a flat surface where the user draws or traces an image by using a pen-like drawing tool called a stylus. The image itself is usually not shown on the screen of the tablet, but displayed on the computer monitor...

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2013-03-16 00:00:00

A wiki is simply a website that allows the users to create and edit any number of interlinked web pages through a simplified markup language. They are often powered with wiki software and used to collaborative wiki websites, power community websites, for note taking, and in knowledge management systems. Some wikis serve specific purpose while others are more of an open content format. Wiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian, was first created by Ward Cunningham who developed WikiWikiWeb. Wikis...

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2010-09-13 11:21:26

In relation to computing, a mouse is a pointing device that operates by detecting two-dimensional motion that is relative to the surface that supports it. Typically a mouse is an object held under the user's hand. It may have one or more buttons or wheels which allow the user to perform operations or other features that provide more control or dimensional input. The mouse's motion generally translates into the motion of a cursor on a display. The first mouse prototype was invented in 1963...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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