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2014-09-23 08:22:56

TORONTO, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (formerly MCM Capital One Inc.) ("EHT" or the "Company") (TSX-V: EHT) is pleased announce the launch of its EnerSmart battery product line. The EnerSmart battery system is designed for residential and commercial use and is one of the industry's leading smart lithium battery energy storage and management systems. The EnerSmart Battery comes equipped with multiple hybrid inputs for Solar and/or Wind energy as well as...

2014-09-23 08:22:11

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Securaplane Technologies, a leading supplier of avionics products for business, commercial and military aircraft, has appointed Kerry McGovern as its newest regional sales manager. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140923/147756 Kerry will be based in Miami, Florida and will cover the southeast and central United States. Within his territory, Kerry will be responsible for all accounts including OEMs, OEM service...

2014-09-23 08:22:06

BANGALORE, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerospace Processing India (API), a joint venture (JV) of Aequs and Magellan Aerospace is India's first company to have Tartaric Sulphuric Acid (TSA) anodizing line approved by Airbus Aequs (formerly QuEST Global Manufacturing), one of the fastest growing aerospace manufacturing companies in India, and Magellan Aerospace, a global aerospace leader, today announced plans for an...

2014-09-23 08:22:01

Rail Europe Reveals Their 2014 Summer Travel Trends WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- France remains the top destination for their North American travelers according to Rail Europe, Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America. According to sales data, Italy and the United Kingdom followed France respectively as the top destinations for Rail Europe travelers this summer. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-09-23 08:21:32

~ Up to 10% Improvement in Power and Torque over Diesel; Targeted at Medium-Duty Truck Applications ~ VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT) (NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today is unveiling its newest proprietary technology, the first generation of enhanced spark-ignited (ESI) natural gas system. Westport's new revolutionary approach to natural gas combustion technology is designed to...

2014-09-23 08:21:30

New feature of Unisys Logistics Management System allows airlines to automatically collect and record key metrics of fragile freight to demonstrate compliance and improve service BLUE BELL, Pa., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) announced today new enhancements to the Unisys Logistics Management System (LMS) to allow airlines to better track and monitor sensitive air cargo such as pharmaceutical and perishable products. Airlines transport...

2014-09-23 08:21:13

SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brian Williams, CEO of AIP Aerospace (AIPA) announced today the creation of Ascent Aerospace, a wholly owned unit of AIPA, which will leverage the leadership positions the business has as one of the largest aerospace tooling companies in the world. The announcement was made at the SAE 2014 Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference & Exhibition in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA....

2014-09-23 08:20:49

Brings More than 20 Years of Experience in Transportation and Finance VAN BUREN, Ark., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ: USAK), a leading North American transportation and logistics provider, today announced the appointment of Michael K. Borrows as chief financial officer effective September 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110114/DA30069LOGO Mr. Borrows has an extensive background in transportation and finance. He held finance and accounting...

2014-09-23 08:20:38

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The new GT Radial Champiro UHP(AS )is being introduced in North America to provide ultra - high performance along with outstanding all season handling and grip for drivers of performance coupes, sedans and SUVs. Backed by a 45,000-mile limited tread wear warranty, the Champiro UHP(AS )features an all-new, advanced all season compound and tread design. SBR (Styrene Butadiene Rubber) and evenly distributed Nanometer Silica work...

2014-09-23 08:20:35

Acapela Group today announces the creation of a Business Unit dedicated to Public Transport BERLIN, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to meet growing demands for voice solutions adapted to Public Transport, Acapela Group is creating a division dedicated to Public Transport specificities. 'We are already very present in Public Transport systems with our technology, which is key to achieving the level of real-time information required by passengers. Acapela...


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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...

Nomophobia
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”....

Technophobia
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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