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2014-10-24 23:00:13

With ValuSeal IonX ions are bygones in semiconductor and microelectronics manufacturining facilities. The ValuSeal IonX wiper is the perfect solution to protect applications from the dangers of ionic contamination. Great Barrington, MA (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Berkshire Corporation, the world leader in contamination control products, is pleased to announce the release of the ValuSeal® IonX™ cleanroom wiper, designed to achieve the highest level of contamination containment in...

2014-10-24 16:27:41

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8c45wc/global_mvno) has announced the addition of the "Global MVNO Business Planning: Core Planning and Next Generation Services" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8c45wc/global_mvno ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) business model has experienced a...

2014-10-24 16:27:37

InComm removes reload packs from stores to help prevent victim assisted fraud ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InComm, a leading provider of integrated point-of-sale (POS) technology solutions to retailers, announced plans to add over 15,000 more swipe reload locations to its Vanilla Reload network, an innovative platform that both enhances consumer protections and greatly simplifies the reload process for consumers, participating general purpose reloadable (GPR) program...

2014-10-24 16:27:23

Noted economist will provide insight on issues of importance to U.S. semiconductor industry WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced that noted economist Austan Goolsbee will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming SIA Award Dinner, which will take place on Thursday, Nov. 13 in San Jose, Calif. Goolsbee has served as chairman of...

2014-10-24 16:26:34

Conference Call Scheduled for 4:30 P.M. ET BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will announce its 2014 second quarter financial results after market close on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Management will then host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results with the investment...

2014-10-24 16:25:12

OTTAWA, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Issue Halloween is a fun and exciting time for kids. Parents are encouraged to follow some important safety tips to ensure that it is a safe and happy experience for the whole family. Trick or Treating -- Give each child a flashlight to carry, to make them more visible to motorists and others. -- Tell your children to stay in well-lit areas and only visit homes that have their outside lights turned on. Make sure they know never to...

2014-10-24 16:24:20

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) will host its third quarter 2014 financial results conference call on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The dial-in numbers are 1-877-815-1625 (US) and 716-247-5178 (International), Conference ID #22882790. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140728/130640 EchoStar's earnings release will be distributed prior to the conference call and will be accessible on our website at...

2014-10-24 16:22:45

LONDON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) today announced its Board of Directors has scheduled the payment of the Company's quarterly cash dividend of $0.375 per share. The ex-dividend date for this payment is expected to be October 30, 2014, with a record date of November 3, 2014 and a payment date of November 13, 2014. The Company expects that this dividend will be treated as a qualified dividend for purposes of U.S. taxes. About Noble...

2014-10-24 16:21:35

Technology and Key Leaders from Groundbreaking 135,908-Foot StratEx Space Dive Form Foundation for Future Space Flights via High-Altitude Balloon ROSWELL, N.M., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the record-breaking 135,908-foot space dive accomplished by Google's Alan Eustace and the Paragon StratEx team, World View Enterprises, the commercial balloon spaceflight company, has acquired the technology from this history-making project. The acquisition will advance the company's...

2014-10-24 16:21:20

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, union representation elections were conducted by the National Labor Relations Board at three Con-way Freight locations in Southern California. As a result of these elections, employees in Santa Fe Springs and San Fernando Valley voted against representation by the Teamsters Union and demonstrated their desire to remain union-free. In downtown Los Angeles, a very narrow majority of employees voted in favor of union...


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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