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2014-10-29 12:24:45

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Horizontal Directional Drilling Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Horizontal Directional Drilling Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global horizontal directional drilling industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a...

2014-10-29 12:24:38

LONDON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced that Ashley Almanza informed the Company's Board of Directors that he has decided to resign his position on the Board effective with the selection of his replacement. Mr. Almanza is the Chief Executive Officer of G4S, a leading global integrated security company specializing in the provision of security products, services and solutions, and has served on Noble's board since June 2013. In light of...

2014-10-29 12:24:20

Global Adhesive Pastes and Films Market in Semiconductor Packaging Industry 2012-2017: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis IRVING, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Adhesive pastes and films are used for three basic applications in semiconductor devices: dicing, back-grinding, and die-attachment. The Asia Pacific region is expected to be the largest region of the global adhesive pastes and films market in the semiconductor packaging industry by 2017. Integrated circuits are...

2014-10-29 12:24:11

Sungage Financial's $100 million partnership with DCU demonstrates "Green Bank" model succeeding in Connecticut ROCKY HILL, Conn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA), also known as the Connecticut Green Bank (CT Green Bank), today announced that one of its earliest partners, Sungage Financial, has graduated from its CT Solar Loan pilot program with a $100 million partnership with Massachusetts-based Digital Federal Credit Union...

2014-10-29 12:24:09

DUBLIN, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n5lf5n/global_mining) has announced the addition of the "Global Mining Equipment Industry 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n5lf5n/global_mining ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global mining equipment industry is expected to...

2014-10-29 12:23:57

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen(®) Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announces the promotion of Benjamin M. Locke, effectively immediately, to Co-CEO. Mr. Locke will serve with current Tecogen CEO, John N. Hatsopoulos. Since joining the company as GM, Mr. Locke has successfully increased sales while directing marketing efforts, new business development, and execution of the overall corporate growth strategy. Prior to Tecogen, he served as Director of Business...

2014-10-29 12:22:15

DoD Officials & Industry Examine Opportunities in the Midst of Budget Constraints WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The opening day of TechAmerica Foundation's Vision Federal Market Forecast examined budget constraints and their implications for defense spending. TechAmerica Foundation's 50(th) annual Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference runs through the end of today at the Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Va....

2014-10-29 12:21:54

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Weighbridge Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Weighbridge Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Gglobal weighbridge industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-10-29 12:21:32

Tint World® will be holding its Seventh Annual National Convention at SEMA Show 2014 November 4-7 in Las Vegas, Nevada. BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers(TM) is pleased to announce their Seventh Annual National Convention and its Second Annual Awards Banquet will be held at the SEMA Show November 4-7 in Las Vegas, Nevada. SEMA is supporting Tint World® with conference room space to accommodate seminars, sales and...

2014-10-29 12:20:56

New role at FordDirect as company continues to grow DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FordDirect, a joint venture between Ford Motor Company and its franchise dealers, today announced the appointment of Jeff Forrester as director of purchasing, a position within the newly created department at FordDirect. In his role, Forrester will be primarily responsible for vendor management and contracts, working with internal teams to achieve cost reductions, quality...


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...

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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