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2014-09-19 12:25:22

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare) is pleased to announce that Drive Medical Design and Manufacturing has joined the AAHomecare Corporate Partner Program. Drive and its CEO Harvey Diamond have been actively involved in AAHomecare for much of the company's fourteen year history, as it has quickly grown into a major global manufacturer of home medical equipment. Support from corporate partners like Drive allows...

2014-09-19 12:25:01

DALLAS, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to market research report, "Lyophilization Market by Equipment Type (Benchtop, Mobile, Industrial, & Laboratory), Industry (Food, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Surgical Procedure, & Others), Technology (Tray-style, Manifold, & Rotary) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the lyophilization market on the basis of various types, applications,...

2014-09-19 12:22:32

DUBLIN, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Glass Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A smart glass or switchable glass is a unique type of glass, and it can change its light transmission properties. Based on the types of external stimuli needed for a change, smart glass can be bifurcated into two types: active and passive. In the case of passive glass, heat and...

2014-09-19 12:22:14

DALLAS, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.094779 per unit, payable on October 15, 2014, to unit holders of record on September 30, 2014. This month's distribution decreased from the previous month due to increased capital expenditures relating to the drilling in July of the initial two vertical wells of the 2014 program for the Waddell Ranch....

2014-09-19 12:22:00

Project Agreement Executed with Dublin City Council; Project Financing Completed MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced that it has executed an agreement with the Dublin City Council ("Dublin") to build, own and operate a new 600,000 metric tonne per year, 58 net megawatt Energy-from-Waste facility in Dublin, Ireland (the "Dublin Waste-to-Energy Facility"). The Company also announced that...

2014-09-19 12:20:56

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions for high-reliability applications, announced today that it has been awarded a new patent for antenna technology for GPS and asset tracking applications. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110629/NY28451LOGO U.S. Patent Number 8810474, titled "Antenna with High K Backing Material," features...

2014-09-19 12:20:36

Supply Chain Consultancy Showcases Unique Methodology at CSCMP Annual Global Conference HICKORY, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Globally-recognized enterprise third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight will demonstrate the transformative integration of two enterprise improvement disciplines at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference in San Antonio, TX from September 21-24. By marrying best-in-class supply chain...

2014-09-19 08:27:58

China's group-buying industry witnesses a transformation BEIJING, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wowo Limited (www.55tuan.com) chairman and CEO Xu Maodong recently said in an interview that Wowo Limited is being recast as an E-commerce platform providing life services. The model has now been upgraded from a provider of an online storefront for merchants to a operator of its own E-commerce operation while providing a proprietary mobile store client endpoint for merchants. The upgrade...

2014-09-19 08:27:44

Klarna Taps Executives from Alliance Data, PayPal and Apple to Complete Global Leadership STOCKHOLM, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Klarna, a Swedish e-commerce company focused on simplifying buying, today announced plans to expand to the U.S. market in early 2015. A well-known player in Europe for close to a decade, Klarna delivers a much needed payment solution for disenchanted online U.S. retailers and frustrated consumers alike....

2014-09-19 08:23:01

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jereh Group, a private Chinese oil and gas equipment manufacturer and service provider, showcased a cutting-edge coiled tubing unit and integrated unconventional E&P solutions at the 2014 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas on September 15. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147244 "In this multi-billion dollar market, a wealth of opportunities is offered," said Chengcheng Yu, manager of America Jereh, a...


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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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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.