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Calling it “unfair to families, businesses and churches,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is urging West Virginia Gov.
While new research shows over 250,000 tons of plastic floating in the world’s oceans, consumers continue to dispose of single-use cleaning product bottles.
On March 10, join one of the world’s top device packaging experts — Abhi Gautam of ConMed — for a case study-driven webinar that will teach attendees how to leverage a risk-based packaging
Intelling's latest Smart Insights Report: “mHealth: Game Changer for Healthcare,” establishes that mHealth (mobile health) solutions, which include the use of mobile devices to provide
Global IPTV Market 2015-2019 is a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store.
Qualified suppliers wield significant control over the market due to the high level of specialization required of nondestructive testing services; services must not only be customized for different
Qosmos is partnering with Cavium to showcase a demonstration of intelligent service chaining running on Cavium’s LiquidIO adapter at Mobile World Congress 2015.
Announcing Three New Final Cut Pro X Theme Templates from Pixel Film Studios entitled Be Mine, Picture Show, and Thinking of You exclusively for Final Cut Pro X Aliso
Hawaii based credit union leverages VServe, VSoft’s data center, to host the solution Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 24, 2015 VSoft Corporation, a global
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...
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...
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 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, 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....
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.