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2015-05-26 23:01:26

BikeSim 9.0 is last of the most comprehensive software upgrade in Mechanical Simulation's almost 20 year history. Ann Arbor, Mich.

2015-05-26 23:01:19

Quick reads, quick work Offered by QuickScan Eugene (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 Datalogic, a global leader

2015-05-26 23:01:14

Now musicians, journalists, audiophiles, fans, selfie-takers and social media enthusiasts can capture the perfect moment at the perfect angle with their mobile device. Sunrise,

2015-05-26 23:01:08

GPSTrackIt.com extends their Fleet Manager system by offering their fleet management customers emergency roadside assistance.

2015-05-26 23:01:05

Calling it a “huge momentum boost,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today praised two Florida newspapers, the Gainesville Sun and Ocala Star-Banner, for their editorial support

2015-05-26 23:00:52

Glass Doctor explains how double-paned windows can save homeowners money. WACO, Texas (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 In the next few months, summer temperatures

2015-05-26 23:00:37

May is National Mobility Awareness Month and NMEDA helps spread the word about living an active and mobile lifestyle.There are multiple options for adaptive vehicle equipment on the market to

2015-05-26 20:20:15

LAVAL, QC, May 26, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Over the next few months, the STL (Société de transport de Laval) will be testing a new smart phone application designed to improve the independence of people

2015-05-26 16:32:02

NEW YORK, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Elephant Talk Communications Corp.

2015-05-26 16:32:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OCSiAl, a producer of single wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNT), is broadening the scope of its groundbreaking iNanoComm program, which provides matching

Latest Technology Reference Libraries

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 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...

2013-12-24 14:19:08

Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, which is an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone-phobia”, was coined during a study by the UK Post Office who commissioned YouGov, a UK-based research organization to take a look at anxieties suffered by mobile phone users. The study found that almost 53 percent of mobile phone users in Britain have a tendency to be anxious when they “lose their mobile phone, run out of battery or credit, or have no network coverage”....

2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

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