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2014-07-11 08:21:26

InformationWeek.com offers an exclusive look at how the city's transit agency is analyzing 500,000 transactions a day to create the best rider experience possible. NEW YORK, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System was suffering from a case of serious data overload. How they're handling it offers lessons for any business feeling overwhelmed by big data. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140710/126167 In this exclusive interview with Information...

2014-07-11 08:21:24

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BuyAutoParts.com, an online auto parts retailer based in San Diego has signed on to be a new dealer for Duralo Auto Parts. Headquartered in California, Duralo Auto Parts is a manufacturer of high quality aftermarket suspension, steering and driveline automotive parts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131126/LA23860LOGO "BuyAutoParts.com specialized in steering products prior to expanding to other automotive lines," commented Dara...

2014-07-11 08:21:05

DALLAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds "China Automotive Door Panel Industry Report, 2014-2017" market research report to its store. As per this report, during 2014-2017, the rise in both China's automobile output and ownership will enable the Chinese market volume of automotive door panel to grow at a rate of at least 9%. China's automotive door panel market volume stems from new vehicles and aftermarket. In 2013, the Chinese market capacity...

2014-07-11 08:20:46

Crossover is prepared to redefine the segment SKOKIE, Ill., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nissan is a brand that certainly knows how to keep a secret. For months, there were rumors floating around about the 2015 Nissan Murano. But the entire time, the folks at Nissan kept their lips sealed, with only teaser photos of the vehicle coming to light. But as consumer intrigue was peaking, the brand finally unveiled the new crossover recently. The next step will be for dealerships to...

2014-07-11 08:20:43

Stylish compact hatchback fully redesigned for new model year TOMS RIVER, N.J., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Until recently, the commonly held belief was that subcompact cars were beneath other vehicle segments not just in size, but also in quality, performance and design. Now, for the new model year, one vehicle is stating a bold contradiction to this belief, and New Jersey drivers are taking notice. The 2015 Honda Fit, featuring a head-to-tail redesign in its latest...

2014-07-11 08:20:28

TORRANCE, Calif., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Record sales in the first six months of 2014 have strengthened the third-generation MDX's position as America's best-selling three-row luxury SUV - not only in 2014, but of all time. Through June, sales of MDX are up 68.4 percent (compared to the same period last year) to 30,664 units, bringing cumulative sales of the MDX over its nearly 15-year history to 692,710 units, making it the most popular three-row luxury SUV of all time(*). In...

Microsoft Warning: Hackers Using Counterfeit Digital Certificates To Spoof Popular Websites
2014-07-11 06:36:51

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Users of Microsoft's Windows Internet Explorer – as well as other Windows applications – could be at risk by attacks that utilize counterfeit encryption certificates that allow for "spoof" sites to resemble the real deal. Hackers are using these counterfeit encryption certificates to fill in for legitimate credentials for such popular online destinations as Google, Yahoo and other Internet properties. "Microsoft is aware of...

Microsoft's New CEO Refocuses Company On Productivity, Platform
2014-07-11 06:04:08

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Microsoft named Satya Nadella the company's chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors back in February. Since he took the reins of the technology giant it was clear that he would likely take the company in a very different direction than his predecessor Steve Ballmer. Ballmer's vision was reportedly to chase Apple's business model, and declared that Microsoft would be a "devices and services" company. It is now...

Smartphone-Tablet Combos Are Putting The Squeeze On Tablet PCs
2014-07-11 05:43:15

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Those ultra-small tablets are getting the squeeze – not by users but rather by phablets, the so-called combination smartphone-tablet device. According to the new NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Mobile PC Shipment and Forecast Report, tablet PC demand saw a decline year-to-year for the time, and many top brands even reported weak tablet PC shipment results in Q1 of this year due in part to delayed launches of new products. As a result,...

Bling Is A Cultural Thing When It Comes To Your Smartphone
2014-07-11 04:49:48

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the United States and South Korea have delved into one of the more personal aspects of the lives of citizens in North America and Asia to demonstrate another major difference between the East and the West. It turns out how we customize our mobile devices is based less on personal expression and more on cultural norms. The researchers found that people from Eastern cultures display a more pronounced preference for...


Latest Technology Internet Reference Libraries

The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Cheetah Racing Cars
2014-06-23 06:16:01

Cheetah Racing Cars is a manufacturer of race cars in Australia. The design, engineering and production of Cheetah Race Cars are done by Brian Shead at a factory behind his home in Mordialloc, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The first car produced by Shead was for his own use in 1960 to race in the Formula Junior. He built another Cheetah in 1962 and a third in 1963. In 1970 he produced a MK4H Hill-climb car V-8 Oldsmobile, adding a redesign to previous cars. In 1973, Shead started to...

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