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2014-10-24 16:21:11

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan Johnson, vice president of Enterprise CarShare, Rideshare and Zimride, participated in this month's SXSW Eco panel discussion on urban transportation. The Austin-based conference's connected Johnson with an academic researcher and a peer-to-peer car-sharing pioneer in the panel discussion - "City Transit 411: Urban Myths & Urban Mobility" - moderated by environmental journalist Jim Motavalli....

2014-10-24 12:29:38

NANJING, China, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tobin J. M. Richardson, chairman of ZigBee Alliance, allegedly emailed a Chinese and English announcement to more than 400 ZigBee Alliance members and interested stakeholders on Oct. 20th, 2014, in which he claims that Chinese enterprise "Nanjing IOT Sensor Technology Co., Ltd." (hereinafter referred to as "Wulian Group") has been inaccurately and intentionally misadvertising its products as being "ZigBee Certified." Now, this news has produced...

2014-10-24 12:29:28

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Variable Frequency Drives Market by Type, Power Range, Voltage , Application, and Geography - Global Market Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) is also known as adjustable speed drive, variable speed drive, or an inverter. It is a device which adjusts the speed and torque of the motor in...

2014-10-24 12:28:03

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Earthmoving Equipment Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Earthmoving Equipment Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global earthmoving equpiment industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2014-10-24 12:27:47

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Digital Textile Printing Ink Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Digital Textile Printing Ink Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global textile printing ink industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications,...

2014-10-24 12:26:48

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Laboratory Information System/LIS Market by Type, Delivery Mode, End User Labs & by Component - Global Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The global Laboratory Information System market consists of various products that help in efficient management of the laboratory workflow process. This market is driven by several factors which...

2014-10-24 12:26:31

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Dental Equipment Market Current Trends, Opportunities - Global Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 In this report, the global dental equipment market is categorized on the basis of product and geography. The dental systems and equipment market is expected to register the highest growth rate in the dental equipment market during the forecast...

2014-10-24 12:23:51

Continued Focus On Driving Production Growth LONDON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nighthawk, the US focused oil development and production company (AIM: HAWK and OTCQX: NHEGY), announces an update on production and drilling at its 100% controlled and operated Smoky Hill and Jolly Ranch projects in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, Colorado. Highlights -- Average gross oil production from all wells in the calendar month of September 2014 was 1,804 barrels per day ("bbls/day") and is...

2014-10-24 12:23:37

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5k6snp/opportunities_for) has announced the addition of the "Opportunities for FRP Tank in North America 2014-2019: Market Size, Market Share and Forecast Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5k6snp/opportunities_for ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The major drivers of North America FRP...

2014-10-24 12:23:13

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Proppant Market by Type (Frac Sand, Ceramic & Resin Coated) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 In 1947, first fracturing was done with fracturing silica sand. Fracturing sand is the basic type of proppant material and is being used since the first fracturing. The R&D on proppant resulted in two comparatively...


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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