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2014-09-12 12:28:01

Latest Cisco Architecture Delivers Secure Premium Ultra HD Content and Services to Multiple Screens in the Home AMSTERDAM, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBC 2014 News Highlights: -- World's first Cisco security certification for HEVC and Ultra HD set-top boxes -- Certification achieved across Broadcom's latest generation set-top box devices -- Supports the very latest security and content protection from Cisco Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global...

2014-09-12 12:27:48

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Laser Technology (Medical, Industrial, Military, Research, Consumer, & Others) Market - Trends & Forecast 2013-2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 LASER (Light Amplification by Simulated Emission of Radiation) technology has been used for various applications such as medical, industrial, military, research, commercial, consumer,...

2014-09-12 12:27:36

Velocity IP Plan Makes Award-Winning U-verse Services Available to More Customers in July SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands more San Diego-area residents have a new choice for their Internet and television, thanks to wider availability of AT&T U-verse® services. AT&T* today announced that U-verse expanded to more than 4,200 local customer locations in July. More than 187,000 customer locations were added across AT&T's wireline territory in the same...

2014-09-12 12:27:29

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global GaN Semiconductor Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 GaN is a wide band gap semiconductor material. Its properties such as saturation velocity and high breakdown voltage make it an apt choice for high power applications in high-voltage switching devices such as radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers. The usage of GaN in...

2014-09-12 12:26:29

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global FRP Rebars (Roads, Bridges & Tunnels, Electrical Isolation, Marine Structures & Water Fronts, Water Treatment Plants, MRI Rooms & Others) Market in Construction Industry - Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 FRP Rebars Market in Construction Industry, by Type (GFRP & BFRP), by Application (Roads, Bridges...

2014-09-12 12:26:25

DALLAS, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report of the "Machine Condition Monitoring Market by Product (Vibration Monitoring, Thermography, Ultrasound Emission, Lubricating Oil Analysis, Corrosion Monitoring, and Motor Current Signature Analysis), Component, Application, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the machine condition monitoring market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.16% from 2014 to...

2014-09-12 12:25:07

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Latin America Home Healthcare (Diagnostics and Monitoring Devices, Therapeutic Home Healthcare Devices, Mobility Assist Devices and Medical Supplies) Market - Trends and Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Home healthcare devices and services help the patients to be self-sufficient towards their health. This is been increasingly accepted...

2014-09-12 12:24:48

DALLAS, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new research report "Point-Of-Care Diagnostics / Testing Market by Products (Glucose Monitoring & Infectious Diseases Testing Kits, Cardiac & Tumor Markers), by End Users (Self & Professional Monitoring), Over the Counter & Prescription Based - Global Forecast to 2018" published by MarketsandMarkets, this report studies the global POC Diagnostics Market over the forecast period of 2013 to 2018. The...

2014-09-12 12:24:40

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Medical Technologies Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Medical technology is a collective term for software solutions, medical devices, imaging and diagnostic equipment used to ensure good health. The Global Medical Technologies market covers active implantable technology, hospital hardware, anaesthetic and respiratory technology,...

2014-09-12 12:21:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Latin America Drilling Fluids Market (By Product Segment - Water-based, Oil-based and Synthetic Drilling Fluids): Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Rising offshore drilling activities coupled with a paradigm shift towards the development of shale gas and deep-sea reserves is...


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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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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