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2014-09-15 08:21:08

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Photonix, Inc.(®) (NYSE MKT: API) announced today that it has received a contract worth approximately $1,600,000 from a leading military contractor, which acts as a prime supplier for the U.S. Navy's Guided Missile Weapon System. The contract is for a custom photodiode and is expected to be completed within the next 18 months, and payment is due upon shipment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130304/LA69982LOGO The...

2014-09-15 04:21:19

NEW YORK, LONDON, BERLIN and PARIS, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOURCE M/S. Reportstack

2014-09-14 23:01:36

iYogi, a global software and services company, has launched A Bridge to Kashmir, an initiative to rebuild lives and livelihoods affected by the recent floods in Jammu & Kashmir. The company aims to raise USD 100 million towards this effort over the next two years. New Delhi (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 iYogi has built a crowd sourcing platform http://www.bridgetokashmir.com to support the initiative. Bridge to Kashmir will integrate volunteer activity, with fund raising and the...

2014-09-14 08:20:06

Davenport, Iowa drivers embrace the safety and performance of the 2015 Ford Fusion DAVENPORT, Iowa, Sept. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Davenport, Iowa drivers can now get behind the wheel of the all-around impressive 2015 Ford Fusion at Dahl Ford. This midsize sedan model combines comfort, convenience, entertainment and incomparable safety with exhilarating EcoBoost power options. Davenport-area families who value safety will find a vast array of advanced safety features...

2014-09-13 23:00:49

The number of specialty independent practices has declined moderately during the past five years, as general consulting firms have acquired these companies to gain entrance into niche markets. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Healthcare Consultants industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 Healthcare employers, hospitals, insurance companies, pharmaceutical developers and medical device...

2014-09-12 23:09:44

Invizeon Corporation, http://www.invizeon.com formally announced the appointments of Mr. Thomas Gandy, Mr. Barry Marushi, and Mr. Jerry Edgerton to the company’s senior advisory board. Washington DC (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Invizeon Corporation, http://www.invizeon.com formally announced the appointments of Mr. Thomas Gandy, Mr. Barry Marushi, and Mr. Jerry Edgerton to the company’s senior advisory board. David Todd, CEO of Invizeon stated, “We are excited and honored to have...

2014-09-12 23:09:38

VotRite has unveiled a new voting machine, which will bring the democratic process to shopping centers, retail stores, and beyond. (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The right to vote is routinely championed as one of the hallmarks of the American experience—but the ability to vote is another matter entirely. As ballot-casting technology has improved and expanded, the logistics involved with voting have grown both more accessible but also more complex. A company called VotRite seeks to make the...

2014-09-12 23:05:41

Main Street Dental Team (http://www.MainStreetDentalTeam.com), Unionville’s first full-time dental clinic, is announcing the reasons why the dental hygienist is a key player in dental health. (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Main Street Dental Team (http://www.MainStreetDentalTeam.com), Unionville’s first full-time dental clinic, is announcing the reasons why the dental hygienist is a key player in dental health. “Providing dental services in Markham, Main Street Dental recognize the...

2014-09-12 23:05:39

Princeview Dental (http://www.PrinceviewDental.com), one of Etobicoke’s premier dental clinics, is acknowledging the efforts of the Indian Dental Association’s joint effort with the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network and Bicon Oncotherapeutics to conduct national oral cancer screenings. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Princeview Dental (http://www.PrinceviewDental.com), one of Etobicoke’s premier dental clinics, is acknowledging the efforts of the Indian Dental...

2014-09-12 23:04:01

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is paying a state visit to the White House this month; Tamils for Obama urges the president to include Tamil matters in their discussions and to consult the wise and well informed Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Jayalalithaa. New Delhi, India (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 "Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to the US to call on you this month," began the letter that Tamils for Obama wrote to the president this week. "Modi will...


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Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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