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2014-10-23 12:22:58

Global Agrochemicals Industry 2014-2019: Trends, Profit, and Forecast Analysis IRVING, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The agrochemicals industry consists of fertilizers and pesticides. Fertilizers include phosphate, potash, and nitrogenous fertilizers. Fertilizers act as nutrients for crops to boost agricultural yield. Pesticides are the crop protection chemicals that protect crops against pests, fungus, and other biological agents that harm crop growth. Pesticides include...

2014-10-23 12:21:08

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems recently received the Defense Mobile Classified Capability (DMCC) contract from the National Security Agency (NSA). As part of the contract, General Dynamics will deliver up to 1,000 Samsung KNOX(TM)-enabled Galaxy S(®) 4 smartphones provisioned with added GD Protected® software for the U.S. government. With these new smartphones, authorized government personnel will be able to make secure phone calls and...

2014-10-23 12:21:04

Company Provides Tips for Warding Off Thieves During Theft-fueled Holiday CANTON, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Halloween approaching, LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN) has released its top tips for car owners to protect their vehicles and assets from thieves this holiday season. Historically, more cars have been stolen on Halloween than any of the other major holidays, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau's 2012 Holiday Theft Report. According to the report, on...

2014-10-23 08:44:25

Offerings now include Fujitsu storage, servers and end-user devices MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh Americas Corporation today announced it has expanded its partnership with Fujitsu America, Inc., offering Ricoh customers a new, broader range of Fujitsu technologies to foster information mobility in the new world of work. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140718/128669 Ricoh, already a partner of Fujitsu, will now offer the company's storage, servers and...

2014-10-23 08:44:06

LAKE MARY, Fla., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARO Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: FARO), the most trusted source in 3D measurement, imaging and realization technology, announced today that after the market closes on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 27, 2014. In conjunction with FARO's third quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on...

2014-10-23 08:43:55

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Digital Camera Market in Latin America 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A digital camera or digicam is an optical device used to encode images and videos into a digital format. Unlike traditional film cameras that record an image on film (analog), digital cameras record images as digital data. Digital cameras can be classified into built-in...

2014-10-23 08:43:44

PARIS, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apple's quiet release of its Apple SIM has recently disrupted the embedded connectivity market. This technology allows users to switch mobile carriers without changing their SIM card and paves the way for a future where device manufacturers will be connectivity resellers and providers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/712735 ) Transatel anticipated this market trend long ago and developed SIM 901, which...

2014-10-23 08:43:14

Providing a powerful, reliable and feature-rich Path to True Enterprise IP PBX Capabilities SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Zultys, Inc., a leading provider of unified communications solutions introduces the MX-SE(TM) to their powerful MX series of SIP-based IP telephone systems. The MX-SE delivers enterprise class business IP telephony services that support high quality VoIP, contact center, conferencing and Unified Communications (UC) capabilities for...

2014-10-23 08:42:39

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FlexTech Alliance announced today the awarding of a development agreement to nScrypt and NovaCentrix for a next-generation three-dimensional (3D) printing tool for creating complex and functional objects. The total award of $1,291,000 will be cost-shared between the organizations over a 12 month period. FlexTech partners with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, which has a keen interest in 3D printing for rapid prototyping of new...

2014-10-23 08:42:07

QUAKERTOWN, Pa., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergis Engineering Design Solutions, a division of Synergis Technologies, LLC and a highly rated, value-added Autodesk reseller in the Americas, today announced that it has earned recognition as a certified Autodesk PLM 360 Advisor the new Autodesk Advisor status for PLM 360 from Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. As an Advisor Partner, Synergis has shown that they have made significant...


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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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