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2014-07-25 23:00:39

Launched by TerraPages, Pty Ltd MokBee Maps is a feature rich geospatial mapping application that allows android users to view and pinpoint their exact location. An alternative to Google Maps, MokBee Maps contains real-time tracking andmapping co-ordinates, directions (within Australia); extensive points of interest (POI) database and the option for account holders to create/edit and review POI’s. (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Google Maps has always been the top gun for mapping applications...

2014-07-25 23:00:33

Machine Health Monitoring Market report covers the market by product, component, application, and geography. It provides a detailed analysis of the current market scenario and the estimation till 2020. (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 According to a new market research report "Machine Health Monitoring Market by Product (vibration monitoring, thermography, ultrasound emission, lubricating oil analysis, corrosion monitoring, motor current signature analysis), Component, Application and Geography...

2014-07-25 20:22:26

PORTLAND, Ore., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Association of Western Pulp & Paper Workers. Date: July 25(th), 2014 Contact: Greg Pallesen AWPPW Vice President 503-228-7486 Where and When: Model Homes in these Quadrant Homes developments What: Informational leafleting telling potential homebuyers to "read the fine print" in the Quadrant Homes purchase and sale agreement. The leaflet's heading tells it all: "QUADRANT HOMES:...

2014-07-25 20:21:51

Awards Affirm the Company's Commitment to Fostering Future Talent and Ongoing Scientific Study ST. LOUIS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, Novus recognizes one educator and one student scholar for their outstanding scientific contributions to the poultry industry, presenting the honorees with awards during the annual Poultry Science Association (PSA) scientific conference. Novus is proud to announce that Christine Alvarado, PhD, Poultry Processing and Products, and Robert F....

2014-07-25 20:20:29

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Army today awarded the final round of solar technology contracts that will support a $7 billion renewable and alternative energy power production for Department of Defense installations Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC). The U.S. Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, established the $7 billion MATOC primarily to use for Power...

2014-07-25 16:24:18

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "IT Market in Qatar 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 IT can be defined as an integrated platform that includes IT hardware, software, and services. The IT department of an organization is responsible for storing, protecting, processing, transmitting, and retrieving information. The role of IT in an organization is to integrate various business...

2014-07-25 16:22:59

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) announced that its Board of Directors today declared a $0.61 per share dividend for the third quarter of 2014. The dividend will be paid on Sept. 5, 2014, to all stockholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 14, 2014. About AmgenAmgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative...

2014-07-25 16:22:10

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Enterprise Search Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Enterprise search involves finding and retrieving information from various sources such as content management systems, email archives, enterprise databases, and file servers for enterprise use. Enterprise search software provides a user interface for users to gain instant access to...

2014-07-25 16:21:37

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Powder Coatings Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Powder coatings are a type of solvent-free coating product used to provide a dry finishing process. They They are known to provide a high-quality, durable finish. Moreover, they emit minimal volatile organic compounds and are therefore eco-friendly compared to solvent-based coatings....

2014-07-25 16:21:33

El Salvador's electricity distribution companies select SolarReserve's 20 megawatt (MW) Acajutla photovoltaic (PV) project for the country's first utility-scale solar power SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a leading global developer of utility-scale solar power projects and advanced thermal energy storage technology, today announced that it signed a supply contract for its 20 megawatt (MW) Acajutla photovoltaic (PV) solar power project in El Salvador...


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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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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