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PRINCETON, N.J., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMREP Corporation (NYSE: AXR) today reported that it and its indirect subsidiaries, Kable Distribution Services, Inc.
Biometrics is increasingly being used in keeping security on mobile devices and Fujitsu plans to put more than just a finger on security for its smartphones. In a statement, the company announced it plans to deploy palm-vein scanning to address security on its mobile devices.
"Qualcomm appears to be entering the device space once again first with Toq smartwatch and now with Palm patents," says Technology industry analyst Kagan. Atlanta,
As an official sponsor for the wearable technologies event Vuzix will showcase its M100 smart glasses and be featured as two of the main prize giveaways ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec.
Palm Beach Gardens PD selects NDI-RS to provide two fixed camera license plate recognition systems. Longwood, FL (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Palm Beach
Brad Schmett of Luxury Homes by Keller Williams has announced today that Palm Springs area home sales will receive a big benefit from the April 20, 2013 Palm
Virtual Badge™ Cell Phone Software Generates Revenue, Productivity, and Safety West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) February 26, 2013 Forty percent of small
A new study, endorsed by U.S. faculty, establishes that palm creases can predict a range of the number of times an individual will most likely marry. Dr.
While we know our hands can allow us to do many things, such as play music, make art, and easily grasp and manipulate tools, they have actually evolved for a vastly different reason, according to new research.
Paralvinella sulfincola is a species of worm in the Alvinellidae family. It lives among undersea hot-water vents, thriving in the hottest of waters, at temperatures that would kill most animals. This characteristic makes it an extremophile or hyperthermophile. Having the unique ability to withstand extremely hot water from hydrothermal openings enables this stalk-like worm to feed on bacteria that other animals cannot reach. It is difficult to know exactly what temperatures this species...
Brahea armata or Mexican Blue Palm is also known as the Blue Hesper Palm and grows in Baja, California and in Savannah, Georgia. An ornamental plant, it grows to 49 feet in height and features a broad trunk, blue tinted leaves measuring 3 - 6.5 feet in width with 3 foot petioles and small brown elliptical fruits measuring 0.7 - 0.9 inches in length. Seeds from these fruits were once a regular part of the Cocopah people's diets. This species can be found growing along riverbeds, arroyos and...
The Ponytail Palm (Beaucarnea recurvata) is a commonly grown houseplant in temperate latitudes. The plant is often referred to as the a palm, although it is not truly a palm. In order to successfully cultivate this plant, winter minimum temperatures must remain above 50Â°F, and rise to temperatures of around 86Â°F in summer. States of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, and San Luis PotosÃ in Mexico make a native home to the Ponytail Palm. The Ponytail Palm thrives best in full sun to slight...
The Grugru Palm (Acrocomia aculeata) also known as MacaÃºba Palm, Coyol Palm, and Macaw Palm, is a species of palm native to the tropical regions of the Americas. It is found from southern Mexico and the Caribbean south to Paraguay and northern Argentina. Its habitat is a wide variety of climates and situations. It is the only species in the genus Acrocomia. The Grugru Palm grows to between 49 and 66 feet tall. The trunk is up to 20 inches in diameter. It is characterized by many...
Paurotis Palm (Acoelorrhaphe wrightii) also known as Everglades Palm, Madiera Palm, and Silver Saw Palmetto, is a single species of plant from the genus Acoelorrhaphe. It is native to Central America, southeastern Mexico, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, and extreme southern Florida. It was once plentiful in Florida, but many plants were taken for the nursery trade. It is now protected in Florida in the wild. It grows in swamps and forests that flood periodically. The species is named after the...
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