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2014-08-19 16:25:18

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Market Update 2013https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2063494/World-Market-Update-2013.htmlInternational Wind Energy Development Forecast 2014-2018The BTM wind report, World Market Update 2013, published by Navigant Research, is the 19th edition of this annual wind energy market report. The report includes more than 70 tables, charts and graphs illustrating global wind market...

2014-08-19 16:24:49

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW): Industry, Technologies & Global Market - 2014-2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2228436/Non-Lethal-Weapons-NLW-Industry-Technologies--Global-Market---2014-2020.htmlOutcry From Social Networks and New Media Forces Governments to Invest Billions in Less Lethal WeaponsOver the next ten years, the Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) market is forecasted to emerge as a key...

2014-08-19 16:24:00

Brand new full-length episodes of HeyUSA, an Astronauts Wanted production, sees the dynamic duo of YouTube superstars leveraging their massive fan bases to guide them on a summer adventure across the USA NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Conde Nast Entertainment (CNE) today announced that Astronauts Wanted's (AW) HeyUSA will premiere full-length episodes exclusively on THE SCENE (www.thescene.com) October 15th. HeyUSA -- the first-of-its-kind series starring YouTube sensations,...

2014-08-19 16:22:56

DICKINSON, N.D., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- This past week the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued a patent to the Steffes Corporation for its design of a system to use domestic water heaters and other appliances to store renewable wind and solar energy. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137512 This patent was awarded for the Steffes "GETS" Dynamic Dispatch(TM) energy storage system which provides utilities with second-to-second precision control (0...

2014-08-19 16:22:45

Los Angeles and South Bay residents can save a lot of money on electrical bills by investing in various lighting devices LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An honest electrician in Los Angeles is hard to come by, but the expert electricians at 4 Over Electric always have their customer's best interest at heart. The fully bonded and licensed electrical contractors make it a part of their jobs to discuss ways to save money on electric bills for residential, commercial and industrial...

2014-08-19 16:22:41

SPRING, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Terry, CEO of Integrated Drilling Equipment Holdings Corp. ("IDE") (OTC: IRIG), announced today the appointment of Martin (Marty) Paulk, 52, as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Strategic Implementation, effective immediately. Prior to his appointment, Marty Paulk was the Senior Director-Global Technical Solutions and Strategy at Key Energy Services. Prior to his position at Key Energy Services, Mr. Paulk held leadership...

2014-08-19 16:21:24

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Residential Energy Innovations https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2164351/Residential-Energy-Innovations.html Residential Generation and Storage Technologies:Solar PV, Energy Storage, Electric Vehicles, and ResCHP Electric utilities are facing new technology trends that alter the traditional relationship with residential customers. This broad disruption is known collectively as...

2014-08-19 16:20:51

NEW CASTLE, Pa., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axion Power International, Inc. (OTC QB: AXPW), a developer of advanced lead-carbon PbC® batteries, energy storage systems and frequency regulation systems, today announced that it will showcase its patented PbC technology and the advantages it believes its PbC batteries provide to electric and hybrid vehicles at the Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Conference and The Battery Show 2014 being held September 16-18, 2014 in Novi,...

2014-08-19 16:20:38

Parkmobile's success stems not only from the depth of its services, but also its collaborations with other stakeholders MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the mobile payment solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Parkmobile USA with the 2014 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Company of the Year. In 2008, the Europe-based Parkmobile Group partnered with BCD Holdings and Fontinalis Partners to create a new North American...

2014-08-19 16:20:31

CARPINTERIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSprings(®) International has been awarded United States patents for its innovative SumoSprings vehicle suspension enhancers. The patents cover vehicular applications for two of the three SumoSprings designs, the Rebel and the Maxim. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137425 "Vehicles are always evolving, so in order to be innovative, we have to continually test and monitor how our products fit and perform,"...


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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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.