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2014-02-28 23:21:50

Easy Wi-Fi allocation solution for individuals, businesses connects devices waved over a small wall mount PANAMA CITY, Fla. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 With less than 24 hours to go for Pylon’s Kickstarter campaign, it’s last call for those interested in backing the product, a three-square-inch mat that discretely resides on a wall to provide Wi-Fi access to those with permission. Having garnered over $14,000 on Kickstarter, Pylon creator Chris Henseler is hoping for a big final push....

2014-01-30 23:04:56

Pylon’s pre-linked base station and wall mount make connecting to Wi-Fi effortless while privacy and control remain intact. Panama City, LF (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 New to Kickstarter today is Pylon, an ultra-slim, three-square-inch plaque that lives on the wall near a person’s home entrance. The plaque is pre-linked to a Wi-Fi base station and when a user waves their mobile device over Pylon as they enter a home, they are automatically connected to the host’s Wi-Fi network without...

2010-01-07 10:47:00

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Planalytics Inc. announced today that Pylon Manufacturing Corporation, a leading marketer of wiper blades for the automotive aftermarket, has subscribed to its Business Weather Intelligence® Platform. Pylon is utilizing Planalytics' Consumer Insights(SM) service to analyze and project weather's impact on wiper blade demand on a weekly basis for locations across the U.S. and Canada. "Weather has a very direct impact on our business....

2008-08-07 06:00:27

By Ed Bumgardner, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Aug. 7--Bassist Michael Lachowski knows that his band Pylon, along with pals The B-52s and R.E.M., helped make Athens, Ga., the center of the alternative-rock universe. He also is quick to point out that Pylon, unlike the other two bands, was never really geared toward immersing itself into the dubious inner-workings of show business that brought about fame and fortune. The band formed in 1979 and split in 1983 when it decided that making...

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