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2014-10-22 12:23:01

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial and hospitality spaces, such as stores, restaurants, offices and hotel lobbies, want to appear warm and inviting to consumers. A light and bright atmosphere helps to convey this, but excessive lighting can hike up energy bills. Lumenova(TM) R20, BR40 and BR30 reflector lamps are the answer to this dilemma. These lamps are great replacements for inefficient incandescent BR and CFL lamps and are rated with the highest lumen output...

2014-10-22 12:22:56

DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hydrogen Generation Market by Geography, by Mode of Generation & Delivery, Applications and Technology - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The global hydrogen generation market is estimated to reach $138.2 billion by 2019, with a projected CAGR of 5.9%, signifying an increase in demand for a clean and emission...

2014-10-22 12:21:11

Auto insurance group offers discount to drivers in Ohio that install text blocking devices. ATLANTA, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good2Go®, specialists in offering minimum coverage auto insurance, announced that their Cell Phone Safety Discount will now be available in Ohio. Customers will receive 5% off bodily injury, property damage, and collision coverage per vehicle for installing a device that blocks distracting cell phone functions such as text messaging, email, and Internet...

2014-10-22 12:21:07

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifdek Corporation, a developer of corrugated paper pallet technology, is launching its site-assembled corrugated pallet system. Lifdek has started production of its pallet assembly machines with Ofab Inc., a leading contract equipment manufacturer in Ocala, FL. Lifdek has licensed Unisource Worldwide, Inc., a Veritiv company (NYSE:VRTV), to distribute corrugated products to be used with the Lifdek machines in the U.S. and Canada. To view...

2014-10-22 12:21:02

Growth Opportunities for the Global Composite Cylinders Market 2014-2019 IRVING, Texas, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global composite cylinders market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.7% during 2014-2019. The major driver of the composite cylinders is the increasing demand of composite cylinders in natural gas vehicles. Due to its lightweight and high-pressure sustainability, composite cylinders have become easier for firemen or rescue personnel to carry them in hazardous...

2014-10-22 12:20:52

KEARNEY, Neb., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hastings Premium Filters will be exhibiting at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 4-6, 2014. Hastings will be located at Booth 6010 in the Sands Expo Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141022/153622 Hastings provides lube, air, fuel, transmission and coolant filters for automotive and heavy-duty over-the road vehicles and off-highway equipment. "We focus on how Hastings can...

2014-10-22 08:41:03

Monochrome RICOH SP 213SNw/SP 213SFNw MFPs and RICOH SP 213Nw printer also offer mobile and environmentally friendly features MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh Americas Corporation today announced a new series of monochrome printers and multifunction products (MFPs) featuring All-In-One print cartridge technology and Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) - a security standard that helps users easily secure a wireless network....

2014-10-22 08:40:42

The need for multicore processors is growing as data traffic grows, says Heavy Reading Components Insider NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet rapidly growing data traffic requirements, service providers need networking systems with much greater packet processing capabilities, and multicore processors are the answer with over one fifth of companies already using 400G packet processors, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Components Insider...

2014-10-22 08:40:16

Exclusive offer makes the lowest cost 3D printing virtually free for schools DUNLEER, Ireland, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mcor Technologies Ltd, manufacturer of the only line of desktop paper-based 3D printers in the world, announced today that US schools purchasing an Mcor IRIS 3D printer education package by December 15, 2014 will receive three years of unlimited free consumables for their paper-based 3D printer.* Mcor 3D printers offer the lowest operating cost of any 3D printer. They...

2014-10-22 08:40:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following class-action Settlement is being announced by Court-approved Notice-program designer, Kinsella Media LLC: Courts have granted preliminary approval for a class-action Settlement involving fiber-optic cable and related telecommunications equipment that has been installed in railroad Rights of Way. This Settlement resolves a lawsuit in Texas, and will provide cash benefits to current and former owners of land next to or under...


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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.