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2014-07-29 12:40:07

DUBLIN, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "LBS Market in China 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 A location-based service or LBS is used to track the location of users within a wireless network by using location-enabled mobile devices. The LBS makes use of GIS technology and the internet to track the location of users. The user-initiated LBS require an internet connection to gather the...

2014-07-29 12:39:59

New Compact Test Station Provides an All-in-One, Flexible and High-Throughput Solution for Automated Functional Product Testing MONTREAL, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Averna will be exhibiting at NIWeek 2014, the industry's premier event on graphical system design, and participate in the opening keynote address. NIWeek 2014 begins August 4 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas, for three days of interactive technical sessions, case study presentations, and panel discussions...

2014-07-29 12:39:49

DALLAS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GDT announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco® Partner Summit Theater award for Architectural Excellence US: SP Architectures. Cisco revealed the winners during its annual partner conference earlier this year in Las Vegas. Awarded to exemplary channel partners, the Cisco Partner Summit Theater awards are designed to recognize best-in-class business practices and serve as a model to the industry within their respective regions. Areas...

2014-07-29 12:39:31

NEW YORK, SINGAPORE and MUMBAI, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprise File Sync & Share (EFSS) leader Vaultize (www.vaultize.com [http://www.vaultize.com ]) today announced the launch of the new incarnation of its file sharing and anywhere access platform with integarted Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) features and with a sophisticated new user experience (UX) in line with today's need for Mobile-centric approach to enterprise solutions. (Logo:...

2014-07-29 12:39:14

ActivEdge(TM) prevents all known forms of skimming by shifting card insertion 90 degrees NORTH CANTON, Ohio, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skimmers beware. Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) is thwarting criminals' ability to capture automated teller machine (ATM) users' card data with its new ActivEdge(TM) card reader. The industry's first complete anti-skimming card reader prevents all known forms of skimming - the most prevalent type of ATM crime - as well as other forms of ATM...

2014-07-29 12:37:04

New Rail Line near Washington, D.C. Opens to the Public RESTON, Va., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tens of thousands of people in the Washington, D.C. region are now travelling on the newest rail line built by a Bechtel-led team. Phase 1 of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project, also known as the Silver Line, consists of 11.7 miles of track and five stations, and connects to the region's existing metro system. It opened to the public July 26. "To build a project of this scale...

2014-07-29 12:35:35

TAMPA, Fla., July, 29 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ISPE--the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering announced today it has hired John Bournas as President and CEO, succeeding Nancy Berg who announced plans to leave the Society last fall. Mr. Bournas takes the helm at ISPE with extensive competencies in the healthcare association industry as well as significant international experience. He brings to the Society a clear vision for the expansion of its global...

2014-07-29 12:35:19

ROCKY HILL, Conn., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Numotion's Board of Directors has announced that as of July 28, 2014, Mike Swinford will be the company's new Chief Executive Officer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140106/CG40900LOGO Swinford joins Numotion after a highly successful 22-year career at GE where he worked primarily for GE Healthcare Services, running businesses ranging from $200 million in annual revenue to over $5 billion. His most recent position was as...

2014-07-29 12:33:43

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Worldwide and U.S. Continuous Feed 2014-2018 Forecast and Analysishttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2126555/Worldwide-and-US-Continuous-Feed-2014-2018- Forecast-and-Analysis.html This IDC study quantifies the worldwide and U.S. continuous feed market in detail, analyzing issues, trends, and changes in device usage. It contains IDC's review and forecast of the worldwide and U.S. continuous...

2014-07-29 12:33:09

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Worldwide Mobile Phone 2014-2018 Forecast and Analysishttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1923373/Worldwide-Mobile-Phone-2014-2018-Forecast-and-Analysis.html This IDC study presents the five-year forecast for mobile phone shipments worldwide by device vendors. It is part of IDC's continuing research with respect to mobile phones, inclusive of smartphones. Findings in this document are based...


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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