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2014-10-31 08:27:47

DUBLIN, Oct 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Excavator Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The The Global Construction Equipment market has experienced several pitfalls in the past decade due to the global economic recession. Excavators form an integral part of the Global Construction Equipment market; therefore, they experienced a decrease in their demand during the recession....

2014-10-31 08:27:39

Company Leverages Recent Gehry Technologies Acquisition to Transform Industry Processes SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today Trimble Connect, a powerful cloud-based collaboration platform that empowers teams involved in the design, construction and operation of buildings. Based on GTeam(TM) software from recently acquired Gehry Technologies, Trimble Connect streamlines workflows and transforms collaborative processes, allowing teams to...

2014-10-31 08:23:42

Election Coverage Includes Twitter Partnership, Exclusive Content and Polls McLEAN, Va., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY will deliver industry-leading election coverage featuring innovative, interactive and exclusive analysis of the midterm elections. USA TODAY is partnering with Twitter to create the USA TODAY/Twitter Political Issue Index, an interactive visualization of political tweets on a range of key issues. The index shows, in real-time, the issues voters find important....

2014-10-31 08:22:34

DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Water Heater Market in North America 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Water heaters are equipment that works based on the principle of thermodynamics and increases the temperature of water above its normal temperature. The analysts forecast the Water Heater Market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 8.27 percent over the period 2014-2018....

2014-10-31 08:21:35

LAKE FOREST, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc., (QTWW) will hold a conference call to announce its Third Quarter 2014 financial results. The call will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time). If you are interested in participating in the financial results conference call, please call 800-207-9287 or 706-679-1155 if dialing internationally, and provide the Conference ID #29596459,...

2014-10-31 08:21:05

Iveco, the CNH Industrial brand which designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, has supplied the Brazilian Air Force with ten medium range trucks. This important delivery will see Iveco vehicles assist the armed forces with its ongoing missions to protect the Amazon rainforest. BASILDON, United Kingdom, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iveco, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), delivered 10 trucks to the Brazilian...

2014-10-31 04:20:43

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThynkWare (www.thynkware.com) is seeking to help amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients initiate text and email messages using their thoughts. ThynkWare Speech is based upon a patent-pending technology invented by ThynkWare's founder, Duane Cash, which is for a mind-controlled virtual assistant on a smartphone device. This technology allows users to control their devices in a variety of ways using only the power of thought....

2014-10-31 04:20:13

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- JMR Graphics, a leading manufacturer and designer of commercial vehicle wraps in the United States, creates 3M vehicle wraps for businesses ranging from large corporations to small, single-vehicle companies. The company explains that a study by the Federal Highway Administration predicts a large increase in the amount of time people spend in their vehicles and the number of trip drivers make. As a result, commercial vehicle...

2014-10-31 04:20:05

DALLAS, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds The Global Military Radar Market 2014-2024 research report of 186 pages that says territorial disputes, internal security threats and modernization initiatives undertaken by armed forces across the world are also boosting the various countries' expenditure on military radars. Cumulatively, the global market for military radars is expected to value under US$133 billion during the forecast period. Complete report...

2014-10-31 00:20:13

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drilling fluids play an important role in the drilling process for bore wells, mineral extraction and oil and gas extraction. These fluids, also known as drilling mud are used to carry rock cuttings to the surface, and lubricate and cool the drill bits and also maintain stability of the well. In addition, drilling fluids also function as biocides and weighing agents, emulsifiers, defoamers, filtration reducers, shale inhibitors, corrosion...


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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