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2015-05-27 23:07:00

Toronto’s Metro College of Technology is now a one-stop-shop for structural, mechanical and civil engineering education, software training and skill upgrading. Toronto,

2015-05-27 23:06:52

Pixel Film Studios, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, announced the availability of the

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Solution designed to improve communication and safety in K-12 and Higher Ed markets. (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 Hypersign, an industry leading digital signage

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DMG Productions explores recent advancements in solar power for the Ag industry. Jackson, MI (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 Harvest Energy Solutions announced

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Issuing EMV-compliant payment cards requires managing many more master and card keys and increases the risk of key compromise with its potential financial loss.

2015-05-27 23:05:33

Boost the range of any Wi-Fi network, with a few taps of your finger on the now shipping TAP-EX2. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 Amped Wireless,

2015-05-27 23:05:01

New white paper helps manufacturers build a business case for demand-driven transformation based on competitive gains and customer wins St.

2015-05-27 23:04:42

US Fleet Tracking talks about how the use of GPS trackers means running a better fleet. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 GPS trackers are

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Cameo Global’s Belgium Team Awarded for Commercial Market Growth Pleasanton, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 Cameo Global Inc., a business collaboration and

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Long Island security executive receives the 2015 Chapter Member of the Year Award from ASIS Long Island and is recognized at prestigious awards dinner in May Bohemia,


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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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