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2014-06-25 23:07:13

Organizers of the new Innovation Center @3401 (ic@3401) are betting that assembling the key elements of the entrepreneurial ecosystem on a small scale in one location will help boost innovation,

2014-06-25 23:05:56

International District Energy Association recognizes Pepco Energy Services for impressive controls and efficiency innovation. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June

2014-06-25 12:34:28

Corporate Innovation Program re-branded as RocketX to expand offerings for Fortune 500 brands to partner with disruptive startups SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-06-25 08:38:09

WALTHAM, Mass., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InnoCentive Inc., the pioneer in crowd sourced innovation and software platforms and Strategos, a global leader in strategy and innovation consulting

2014-06-24 23:16:17

After attending Realcomm as a technology sponsor last week, AMP is presenting at the 3M Innovation Center June 24th and 25th alongside other innovation leaders from all over the world.

2014-06-24 12:25:53

Learn how innovation contests are now a staple for companies to engage the right innovators worldwide and accelerate strategic product development CLEVELAND, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2014-06-21 23:03:58

ETC is only 1 of 24 incubators in the world with the distinction of holding the "Soft Landings International Incubator Designation" from the National Business Incubation Association

2014-06-20 08:25:31

HUIZHOU, China, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It is universally acknowledged that people - talented people - are the key to any successful business and, as a result, a solid pillar for the fast

2014-06-19 23:10:21

For organizations and individuals looking to make the most out of Big Data this year, the Big Data Innovation Summit is not to be missed. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014

2014-06-18 12:29:46

Translating university researchers' discoveries to the market can transform both the institution and society TAMPA, Fla., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just how valuable is "technology


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2010-10-11 21:19:19

Velcro is a brand name, two layered system of fabric hook-and-loop fasteners. There is a "hook" side, which is a piece of fabric covered with tiny hooks, and a "loop" side, which is covered with even smaller and "hairier" loops. Pressing the two sides together will cause the hooks and loops to catch and hold the pieces together. The hooks and loops can be made of various materials, although the first was made of cotton, which turned out to be impractical. Today the most common material is...

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Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.