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2014-08-27 16:22:40

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Leo Denault plans to provide a presentation on Thursday, Sept. 4, during the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference in New York City. The presentation is expected to start at approximately 9:45 a.m. EDT. A live webcast will be available on the Investor Relations section of Entergy's corporate website at www.entergy.com. A replay of the webcast will be available and archived on...

2014-08-27 16:21:58

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SBG Technology Solutions, a leading information technology, program management and training services provider, was recently awarded a contract with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to support its Higher Education Opportunity Program. SBG will provide project management, technical consulting, financial management, performance measurement, and strategic communications support. The program partners accredited colleges and...

2014-08-27 16:21:51

Chicagoland luxury car shoppers find latest releases from top brands at Loeber Motors LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The constant innovation from brands like Mercedes-Benz and Porsche in the luxury segment makes each new model year a spectacle for consumers. While all-new models like the Porsche Macan and Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class near Chicago IL generate plenty of buzz on their own, other redesigned and refreshed models already are catching the attention of...

2014-08-27 16:21:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has exercised the second option of its Engineering and Scientific Services Contract with Vantage Partners, LLC, of Lanham, Maryland. Vantage Partners provides engineering and scientific support services to the agency's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The current potential value of the contract is $231 million, which includes the approximately $46 million one-year...

2014-08-27 16:21:25

Drivers Seek Fairness, Stronger Voice With App-Based Company EL MONTE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California App-Based Drivers' Association (CADA) met in El Monte, California on Tuesday, to formalize its affiliation with Teamsters Local 986. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100127/IBTLOGO CADA was established earlier this year in an effort to unite drivers who operate under smartphone-based ridesharing applications, including Uber. Uber drivers have...

2014-08-27 16:21:23

LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Strategic Focus Report - Enterprise Mobility: Technology and market trendshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2251306/Strategic-Focus-Report---Enterprise-Mobility-Technology-and-market-trends.html SummaryThis Strategic Focus report analyses the current trends, drivers, and inhibitors impacting the enterprise mobility market. The report outlines the evolution of enterprise mobility...

2014-08-27 16:21:11

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA officials Wednesday announced they have completed a rigorous review of the Space Launch System (SLS) -- the heavy-lift, exploration class rocket under development to take humans beyond Earth orbit and to Mars -- and approved the program's progression from formulation to development, something no other exploration class vehicle has achieved since the agency built the space shuttle....

2014-08-27 16:21:06

2015 Jeep Wrangler arrives at Palmen Motors of Kenosha, Wis. KENOSHA, Wis., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For many motorists who crave the ultimate off-road adventure, as well of those who just love the unique and iconic look and feel of a Jeep, the Wrangler has for decades represented the gold standard for all things rugged and ready for anything. With a new model year coming around there aren't a lot of big changes announced for the Wrangler, but it's one that rarely needs...

2014-08-27 16:21:04

Palmen Kia of Kenosha, Wis., offers affordable models that are also well-equipped KENOSHA, Wis., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It seems that gone are the days when economy cars, or as they were once lovingly called, "Econoboxes" could get away with offering virtually no comfort, convenience, or entertainment features. While inexpensive cars used to be regularly found to have scratchy seats, no air conditioning, and windows you had to crank in circles in order to open or close....

2014-08-27 16:20:53

Cars.com Analyst Forecasts Highest August SAAR since 2005 CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cars.com forecasts August light, new-vehicle sales will hit 1,503,640 units, up 0.2 percent year-over-year and 4.8 percent from July. A SAAR of 16.6 million is expected for the month, an increase of 4.1 percent from August 2013 and 0.7 percent month-over-month. Retail sales are expected to make up 87 percent of total sales in August, up 2.0 percent from August 2013. "Summer...


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Mount Erebus
2014-08-19 09:49:48

Mount Erebus is an active volcano that can be found on Ross Island in Antarctica. It is the second largest volcano in Antarctica, reaching a height of 12,448 feet. Sir James Clark Ross discovered it in 1841 in mid-eruption and named it and another volcano Mount Erebus and Mount Terror, after two of his ships. The first people to climb the volcano and reach its summit were part of Sir Ernest Shackleton's party, including Professor Edgeworth David, Jameson Adams, and Dr. Eric Marshall. Mount...

Atari Lynx
2014-07-15 14:42:15

The Atari Lynx is a handheld gaming console released in September 1989, by the Atari Corporation. It was the first handheld to feature a color LCD screen. The Lynx (Handy Game) was originally developed by Epyx in 1987, but the company had financial troubles and agreed to have Atari handle production and marketing of the system. In 1991, Atari re-released the Lynx with improved hardware, longer battery life, and a sleeker look. Known as the Lynx II, it had rubber hand grips, a stereo...

The History of Mobile Phone Technology
2014-07-14 13:56:38

Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...

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...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
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