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2014-08-18 23:08:42

Andrea Pisarcikova is all set to introduce her latest offering to customers across the globe in the later part of the current year. Called LADYBAG, the product is a multipurpose heated handbag, which can warm the user up, charge mobile phones and tablets and be used to protect valuables. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Andrea Pisarcikova today announced the details related to her latest creation – LADYBAG. The product is a multipurpose heated handbag that can charge phones and tablets, and warm...

2014-08-18 23:08:37

Yashi’s online video ad platform relies on flash-optimization of open source Aerospike database to cost-effectively manage billions of ad opportunities. Mountain View, CA and Toms River, NJ (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Today, Aerospike announced that Yashi—a leader in location-focused online video advertising—uses the open source Aerospike flash-optimized in-memory NoSQL database to power its demand-side platform (DSP). Using Aerospike, Yashi’s DSP now analyzes billions of ad...

2014-08-18 23:07:55

Kit Check expands its sales team by adding Kevin Henry and John Muldoon who have recently worked for CareFusion and Omnicell respectively. Both have deep experience in medication supply tracking in the OR and throughout hospitals. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Kit Check™ (http://kitcheck.com), the leader in hospital pharmacy kit processing and medication tracking software, today announced the addition of two sales veterans to service the growing demand for the Kit Check and...

2014-08-18 23:07:19

Star2Star Communications announced the release of StarCenter SMART (StarCenter Monitoring Alerting & Reporting Tool) and other new enhancements to their advanced call center solution. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Star2Star Communications, makers of the World’s Most Scalable Cloud Communications Solution, announced the release of StarCenterTM SMART (StarCenter Monitoring Alerting & Reporting Tool) and other new features for their advanced call center solution....

2014-08-18 23:06:49

Robot Market Forecasts indicate that markets at $53 billion will reach $171.7 billion by 2020. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Growth comes as every industry achieves efficiency by automating process robotically. Robots are unique because they can perform multiple steps without human intervention and they can adapt to different conditions and different types of devices to be manipulated. The sensors and the cameras in the robots make them flexible. Robots: Market Shares, Strategy,...

2014-08-18 23:06:45

Typical delivery trucks have only been able to achieve 7.5 mph. E-Gen™ Breakthrough Technology Offers an Estimated 20 mpg equivalent in 14,500 – 19,500 lb. Medium-Duty Delivery Trucks Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 AMP Holding Inc., (OTCBB and OTCQB: AMPD, a medium-duty truck OEM, announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved its WORKHORSE E-GEN™ electric truck that employs an alternatively-fueled 2.4 liter engine as an emergency generator...

2014-08-18 23:06:22

With economic volatility, imminent supply shortages, rising input prices, and changing food-buying behaviors, confectionery, baked- good and grab-and-go food producers are looking to streamline processes while ensuring safety. The new METTLER TOLEDO Sweets and Savory Solutions Guide is helping to provide the kinds of testing best practices that speed up production and protect profit margins. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Baked goods, confections, snacks, pasta, and more continue to rise in...

2014-08-18 23:05:56

Contractors, industry experts, and manufacturers will share best practices for using machine control, telematics, and jobsite management technology in site preparation work. Troy, Mich (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Site prep contractors face a competitive environment where the efficient use of construction technology can offer many advantages. Is it time to invest now? What options are available? What’s next? Site Prep magazine is presenting a two-day educational conference to help its...

2014-08-18 23:05:52

MarketOptimizer.org adds “Russian Federation Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2014 – Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The report “Russian Federation Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2014 – Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape” elaborates Russia’s power market structure and provides historical and forecast numbers for generation, capacity and consumption up to 2030. Detailed...

2014-08-18 23:05:50

Two Senior Vice Presidents promoted to align leadership with business growth Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Caliper, a global talent management consulting firm based in Princeton, NJ, announced this week that Senior Vice President of Client Services, Mark Greenberg has been promoted to President. Also, the Senior Vice President of Caliper International, Greg Sidler, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Both of these appointments are based on Caliper’s plans for...


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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