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2014-10-22 12:36:10

Starting With the World's First Movable Light Switch, Avi-on's Expanding Suite of Products Are Delivering on the Promise of a Truly Simple Bluetooth Home SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Avi-on Labs today launched its Avi-on Simple Bluetooth Home ecosystem through a crowdfunding campaign. What started as an Avi-on movable and wireless light switch has quickly evolved into a suite of products that communicate using familiar Bluetooth Smart technology. To learn more visit...

2014-10-22 12:35:50

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FNJN), a technology company committed to enabling innovation through the licensing of its intellectual property (IP), today announced senior executives' scheduled participation in three IP industry and investor conferences through the months of October and November 2014. Phil Hartstein, President and CEO of Finjan Holdings will participate in a webinar titled "The New IP Business Models: How to Follow the...

2014-10-22 12:34:27

CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valid USA continually develops innovations and they will be showcasing some of their card and mobile payment solutions in booth #625 at the upcoming Money20/20 conference in Las Vegas, NV from November 3-5, 2014. The innovations they will highlight include a mobile solution using NFC to capture and redeem promotions, followed by brand driven & targeted e-communications, innovative card based solutions including EMV, advanced materials, hidden...

2014-10-22 12:34:21

DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Wearable Electronics and Technology Market by Applications, Products, Form Factors and Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The term Wearable Electronics refers to any electronic device or product which can be worn by a person to integrate computing in his daily activity or work and use technology to avail...

2014-10-22 12:34:17

Strengthens Secure Domain Name Initiative Partnership Efforts ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VirnetX(TM) Holding Corporation (NYSE MKT: VHC), an Internet security software and technology company, announced today that on October 21, 2014, it was granted a new patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO); Patent no. 8,868,705, , entitled "Agile Network Protocol for Secure Communications Using Secure Domain Names." This new patent is the twelfth...

2014-10-22 12:34:14

Part of new leadership structure to achieve company growth objectives BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff M. Fettig, Chairman and CEO today announced the promotion of Joseph T. Liotine to the position of Executive Vice President, Whirlpool Corporation, and President North America, reporting to Marc Bitzer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040202/DETU004LOGO In his new role as President, North America Region and Executive Vice President Joseph Liotine...

2014-10-22 12:34:10

Version R14-3 of the Tufin Orchestration Suite(TM) Enables SDN-Equivalent Agility for Network Security Infrastructure MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tufin®, the market-leading provider of Security Policy Orchestration solutions, today announced version R14-3 of its award-winning Tufin Orchestration Suite. Delivering on Tufin's vision for end-to-end network change automation, R14-3 enables full automation of policy changes for Check Point, Cisco and Juniper firewalls while...

2014-10-22 12:32:28

Enhanced materials bring new capabilities to the high-performance Form 1+ Desktop SLA 3D Printer SOMERVILLE, Mass., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Formlabs, the makers of the Form 1+ SLA 3D Printer, announced a new family of high-performance functional resins today. The new resins, Castable and Flexible, add capabilities to the Form 1+ 3D Printer, allowing for the investment casting of metal parts, as well as the printing of soft, impact-resistant models. Castable Resin is designed...

2014-10-22 12:30:21

VANCOUVER, BC and PLYMOUTH, MI, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - ProNAi Therapeutics Inc., a private company dedicated to developing and commercializing a new class of therapies based on its proprietary DNAi® platform, today announced that it has added five seasoned executives to its senior management team. -- Dr. Angie You, Chief Business & Strategy Officer & Head of Commercial -- Wendy Chapman, Senior Vice President, Clinical Operations...

2014-10-22 12:30:02

GPMG LLC, a medical device consulting firm, has exceeded sales expectations for its medical device ISO 13485 quality system products. That success is expected to continue as GPMG has partnered with PayPal Business Bill Me Later services to help companies manage ISO 13485 Certification costs. BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Pacific Manufacturing Group LLC (www.gpacmfg.com) portfolio of ISO 13485 quality system products has been an overwhelming success. Each ISO 13485...


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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