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2014-05-19 08:26:18

NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, May 12, Meeting of the Minds/Living Cities asked the question, "How Could Cities Better Connect All Their Residents to Economic Opportunity?" Civic and business leaders responded with a series of far-sighted blogs about everything from fair housing and urban mobility to entrepreneurism and jobs. Bloggers included Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International; Ken Thompson of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; and...

2014-05-14 16:26:23

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HDI, the worldwide professional association and certification body for the technical service and support industry, today announced the creation of two new industry awards that honor support organizations that have excelled in service management. The inaugural awards will be presented in October at FUSION 14, the leading industry conference for service management professionals....

2014-05-14 08:39:11

MANHASSET, N.Y., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech, the global media business that brings together the world's technology communities, today announced the donation of 414 Netbooks through the UBM LLC Foundation to Nassau Community College, a unit of the State University of New York, and its Center for Veterans Affairs, in order to assist student veterans in reaching their educational goals. The donation was made possible through UBM's collaboration with the Long Island Volunteer...

2014-05-07 12:35:51

Registration Now Open for Hottest New Event in Wearable Tech, 3D Printing and the Internet of Things, September 23-24, 2014 SAN FRANCISCO, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Designers of Things, a new conference produced by UBM Tech dedicated to the exciting potential of Wearable Tech, 3D Printing and the Internet of Things, announced that Gadi Amit, lead designer behind iconic products such as FitBit, Lytro Camera and Google's new modular and 3D printed Ara phone, will keynote the...

2014-05-02 12:25:36

Black Hat, EE Live!, Enterprise Connect, GDC and Interop to be Recognized at ExpoNext Conference in June SAN FRANCISCO, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EXPO named five UBM Tech events as finalists for the E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards, which recognize the innovation and accomplishments of the tradeshow and event industries across 26 categories. UBM Tech events collectively received seven honors within four categories: -- Hybrid Event (converting a tradeshow into a full-year, 360-degree...

2014-05-01 20:23:06

SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN THROUGH MAY 30 SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The call for submissions to present lectures and panels at the second annual Game Developers Conference® Next (GDC Next) as well as the featured App Developers Conference(TM) (ADC) is now open through Friday, May 30th. Organized by UBM Tech, GDC Next and ADC will take place simultaneously on November 3rd-4th, 2014 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Conference organizers and the distinguished GDC...

2014-05-01 12:36:33

UBM Tech research emphasizes the importance of useful, relevant content at technology events SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business technology professionals attend an average of four events annually to gather in-depth information on emerging technologies, network with their peers, and learn about new products and services to help them make smart decisions for their businesses. However, not all technology events deliver on their promise of presenting valuable information...

2014-05-01 08:46:46

SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InformationWeek announces the launch of a unique series of executive events called The Mobile Business Futures Summit, which take place in May and June in New York, Toronto, San Francisco, and Chicago. The events, which are designed to provide business executives with new ideas for empowering employees, improving customer experience, and unlocking additional revenue streams through mobile computing, are expected to attract more than 50 influential...

2014-04-30 12:28:37

Agreement Includes Content Sharing with EE Times and Licensing of DesignCon Brand SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, UBM Tech, which connects the electronics engineering community with essential business and technical insight, announced it is expanding its international footprint into Israel by partnering with ChiPortal. As part of the agreement UBM Tech will create a content share between EE Times and ChiPortal and its companion magazine TapeOut as well as...

2014-04-24 08:45:25

Online Community for IT Architects Provides Forum for Technical Advice, Commentary and Discussions SAN FRANCISCO, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech today announced the new community-driven Network Computing (networkcomputing.com), an interactive platform for the IT infrastructure community to connect through moderated discussions, blogs and social media. Now complementing its real-world technical editorial coverage is perspective from more than 100 community contributors, including...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.