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Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R tire engineered for automotive enthusiasts who demand maximum grip when cornering and braking NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Professional Drivers Attend to Louisville, Ky.
An official ceremony in the capital city of Santiago saw President Michelle Bachelet and the Minister of the Interior, Rodrigo Penailillo, take part in the vehicle hand over to 40 fire brigades, represented
Astronomers at the University of California, San Diego have broken out a new tool in the search for intelligent extraterrestrial life: an instrument that can scan the sky for pulses of infrared light that may be indicative of messages from advanced civilizations on other worlds.
AT&T Wi-Fi - Small Site Gives Businesses Convenient, Cost-Effective Wi-Fi DALLAS, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T*
Labs in France and Texas allow clients to evaluate, experience, test Software Defined Networking, virtualization, automation technologies for efficiency, agility, resiliency ARMONK,
New SE-S100 is a Versatile and Stylish Point of Sale Terminal with SD Card and Alpha Character Support DOVER, N.J., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today,
By adding Wi-Fi connectivity to its unique, fully automated test process, along with the flexibility and ease-of-use of Android(TM) smart devices, EXFO is removing the last roadblocks in making
The MY600 achieves high performance process results through superior volume repeatability and accurate positioning of solder paste deposits MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Click is an easy-to-install adapter that allows consumers to attach any 22mm watch band to Apple Watches ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Last week, Click began
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....
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