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2014-07-16 16:22:42

Expert Insights: Daniel Toubian, Principal Consultant, Retail & Consumer Brands at Maxymiser explains the symbiotic relationship between testing and personalization for customer experience optimization. NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online marketers for retail brands often perceive and organize their personalization and testing strategies separately. They go so far as to create positions responsible for each within a team, wasting resources and creating unnecessary...

2014-07-15 23:13:16

The Next Generation of Body Scan-to-Avatar Continues with a Quick, Easy, and Portable Solution New York, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Body Labs, Inc., which provides the world’s most advanced digital body platform for creating and acquiring products and services, announces the public beta release of a new web application – Body Snap (http://www.bodysnapapp.com). With this app, anyone can use a single Microsoft Kinect to take full body scans and quickly convert these scans to highly...

2014-07-15 23:12:36

Firedrive, a leading secure cloud storage service, today announced the debut of its new Firedrive for Gmail™ extension, available immediately for download. With the new extension, users from all over the world can easily send and receive large files to anyone in any location without leaving their Gmail™ accounts. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Firedrive, a leading secure cloud storage services offered to users at no cost, is excited to announce the introduction of its new...

2014-07-15 23:08:18

ResearchMoz include new market research report "Next Generation Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Wireless: Developing Market Opportunities for P2P Direct Applications and Services" to its huge collection of research reports. View full report at http://www.researchmoz.us/next-generation-peer-to-peer-p2p-wireless-developing-market-opportunities-for-p2p-direct-applications-and-services-report.html. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Standardization is on the horizon for LTE to operate in a...

2014-07-15 23:06:52

Transparency Market Research published a new report "European Wearable Technology Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/europe-wearable-technology-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Wearable Technology Market - European Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...

2014-07-15 23:05:18

The BigHand/Olympus Partnership has been enhanced further to add the benefit of speech recognition functionality Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The BigHand/Olympus partnership announced in June enables customers to use BigHand’s Voice Productivity Technology and Olympus® professional digital recorders as a bundled solution, providing enhanced efficiency and allowing them to get more done with their voice. This partnership is now even more valuable, as BigHand is including its...

Google To Tackle Security Threats With New Project Zero Team
2014-07-15 10:54:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google reaffirmed its commitment to security with the creation of a new, well-staffed team dubbed Project Zero. "Security is a top priority for Google," Chris Evans, researcher herder at Google, posted in the official Online Security Blog. "We've invested a lot in making our products secure, including strong SSL encryption by default for Search, Gmail and Drive, as well as encrypting data moving between our data centers....

2014-07-11 23:01:32

Spectracom Group announces a new way to fight disease from Datalogic. The new anti-microbial bar code scanners come with ion infused material to help prevent the spread of dangerous diseases. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Datalogic brings a new and innovative scanner to take a step in improving sanitation hospital wide. With their new Gryphon GD4400 and GM4400 anti-microbial barcode scanners, the spread of disease, like the devastating MRSA, which claimed 5,500 lives, becomes more...

2014-07-11 08:26:32

Extensive and Intuitive RFID Software Development Kit Strengthened by More Universal Compatibility SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the addition of Apple iOS compatibility enhancements to the ThingMagic® Mercury® API software development kit. The latest enhancements to the Mercury API address the growing demand from end users who want to use consumer mobile devices--smartphones and tablets--as an alternative to handheld computers for...

2014-07-09 12:28:38

Partnership will enhance the Augmented/Virtual Reality experience IRVINE, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ImmersiON, a USA company of Manuel R. Gutierrez Novelo, announced today its strategic fusion with VRelia, a company owned by Jose Antonio Garcia Marin headquartered in Spain. Novelo, the founder of internationally awarded TDVision, has proven a leader in the design and development of 3D digital infrastructure and visualization systems. Now, this partnership fusions...


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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