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Ping HD, a leading provider of digital signage solutions announces the launch of EngagePHD™, the next generation of Digital Signage Software. Denver, CO (PRWEB)
Continued Expansion of The ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network Enables Businesses to Stop Fraud, Not Customers – in Real Time San Jose, CA
Retrofit CEO Mary Pigatti has recruited technology, healthcare and people leaders to assist with innovation and employee engagement for the fast-growing weight management company helping America's
Unified contact center technology leader expands functionality of its award-winning manager portal Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 03, 2015
Capacitive sensing technology has been shown to be the fastest, most accurate method of clear (or nonclear) label registration detection, but the sensors are perceived as difficult to adjust and
TU-Automotive confirmed today that leading Canadian insurance carrier, Wawanesa will join telematics service provider, Octo, to discuss the longevity of discount-only UBI and how surcharging or
A smart and responsive ball kids program to invent and play their own games LONDON (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Innovation accelerator
--At the 16th annual design and engineering software event, scientist/inventor/futurist/bestselling SF author David Brin will discuss what’s on the horizon for five years down the road, and
The world’s first Wi-Fi enabled air cleaner that can connect to advanced indoor air quality sensor technologies and use cloud storage of air quality patterns to enable users to live healthier
Acquisition continues expansion of RKL’s presence on West Coast, with more on-site services and expert resources available to combined client base. Lancaster,
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....
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.