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2014-07-22 00:22:19

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Massive technology-led disruption across all industries globally, driven by the rapid proliferation of connected devices and services is moving everyone and everything towards a state of 'connected everything'. Connected devices will continue to proliferate in every aspect of life with an average digital native of at least 10 personal connected devices at home and access to over 80 billion devices. It is expected that by the time...

2014-07-21 23:03:16

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Electricity Meters (Smart Meters) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/smart-meters-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Transparency Market Research’s new report based on "Electricity Meters (Smart Meters) Market For Residential, Commercial and Industrial...

2014-07-21 16:27:41

BENTON, Ill., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 765 acres of southern Illinois land - most of it tillable cropland - will be offered at auction Monday, Aug. 25, with Murray Wise Associates marketing the property and managing the auction. The property will sell in 13 tracts, including one tract with a four-bedroom home. "This auction features some of the better farmland in Franklin County, and nine of the 13 tracts - including the majority of the tillable land - are...

2014-07-19 23:02:51

Practice Manager Cites Advantage of Anytime, Anywhere Access to Payroll Records Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Like many medical practice managers, Angela Powell of Springboro-Ohio-based Cornerstone Pediatrics wears many hats: HR manager, accounts receivable tracker, payroll manager and physician credentialing specialist. So when she looked to upgrade her time and attendance system, she wanted something easy and painless. Lathem’s PayClock® Online cloud-based time and attendance...

2014-07-17 08:25:58

DRAPER, Utah, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (http://www.flexpoint.com/), and Bend Tech LLC today announced that Flexpoint has completed the development and manufacturing of working prototypes of a sports shoe that utilizes a series of bend sensors(®) to give real-time feedback in a high tech training shoe. The system, including the associated electronics and software, will provide real time analysis showing balance, performance and other pertinent...

2014-07-17 08:24:25

WESTBURY, N.Y., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electro Industries/GaugeTech (EIG) announced that the Shark® MP200(TM) multipoint high density energy metering system is now available in an easy install NEMA 1 type enclosure assembly. EIG's MP200(TM) in Enclosure expands switchgear capability and/or easily meters circuits without expensive and time-consuming redesign. This is a perfect retrofit solution for a user that wishes to meter energy consumption for high density applications....

2014-07-16 08:23:11

Smart meter delivery will bring benefits to end consumers in Poland's capital city through further development of a smart grid environment ZUG, Switzerland, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr, the global leader in energy management solutions, will deliver smart meter products and software solutions to energy utility RWE in Poland for installation in residential buildings located in the city of Warsaw. Deliveries are due to start in September, with system installation scheduled...

2014-07-15 12:22:52

Poster Communicates Top 20 Questions Every Utility Should Ask RALEIGH, N.C., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster Solutions announces publication of a new infographic focused on the most important questions utilities should answer when evaluating smart meters. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110126/SF35872LOGO-a The infographic focuses on important meter evaluation criteria for utilities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. "Market...

2014-07-11 23:03:59

Iconic watch brand to create interactive athletic performance hub for consumers MIDDLEBURY, CT (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Timex, the leader in outdoor and sports performance timepieces, announced today the launch of the Timex Performance Network, the brand’s new online content portal which will feature product information, training plans, athlete testimonials, seasonal news and special product offers for consumers. The Timex Performance Network will capitalize on the legacy of the Timex...


Latest Measurement Reference Libraries

Spiny Sand Seastar, Luidia quinaria
2013-08-12 10:52:26

The spiny sand seastar (Luidia quinaria) is a species of starfish that is classified within the Luidiidae family. It can be found in shallow waters around the Korean Archipelago and in the China Sea. This species holds three subspecies including Luidia quinaria quinaria and Luidia quinaria bispinosa. The spiny sand seastar has a small body with long, thin arms, the feature from it derives its common name. The top of its body is covered with small spines that resemble pillars with flat tops,...

Desert Red Bat, Lasiurus blossevillii
2012-04-25 05:07:00

The desert red bat, or western red bat, is one of 318 species of vesper bats. These bats can be found in North America, Central America, and even down to the northern most parts of South America. Like birds, the desert red bat migrates to warmer, desert climates during winter and returns to cooler climates during warm seasons. Males and females of this species have different migrating habits, and this hinders mating because they are always in different areas at different times. They will mate...

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2010-09-16 15:30:25

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information. This information can include everything from the relative position of the sun and the moon to major planets to zodiacal constellations. The term Astronomical clock is loosely used to refer to any clock that shows astronomical information. The clock could include the location of the sun and the moon, age and phase of the moon as well as other astronomical data. However, it should not be...

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Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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