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2014-09-16 16:21:08

HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul Company of Southwest Ohio welcomes its first U-Haul facility located in Huber Heights. The former Big Lots building, now U-Haul Moving and Storage of Huber Heights, features a 94,433 square foot, one-story building situated on 6.63 acres of land. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146526 U-Haul Moving and Storage of Huber Heights is located at 6550-6660 Brandt Pike. The building was constructed in 1974 and...

2014-09-16 16:20:43

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Inventory Tank Gauging Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Inventory tank gauging instruments are used to measure the level of a liquid contained inside a tank. There are two methods of tank gauging: volume based tank gauging and mass based tank gauging. Inventory Tank Gauging instruments are of two types: point level instruments...

2014-09-16 16:20:35

Sapphire Suite of Products and Services Includes Latest Generation of T6 Radio; Key Features are Ease of Installation, Maintenance and Significant Reduction in Environmental Impact LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) U.K.-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, today announced the introduction of a new line-up of air traffic control (ATC) communication products called Sapphire....

2014-09-16 16:20:31

Low-Profile Architecture Cuts Operational Expenses for Wi-Fi-Equipped Aircraft ANAHEIM, California, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Airline Passenger Experience Association Expo, Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) and Boeing Network and Space Systems (N&SS) today announced that, subject to terms, N&SS and Panasonic will develop a ground breaking broadband electronically steered phased array antenna for commercial airliners. The N&SS and...

2014-09-16 16:20:29

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spot market freight volume continued to achieve record-setting levels in August, increasing 32 percent compared to the same month in 2013. Freight availability remained constant from July to August, with a 0.4 percent uptick month over month, according to the DAT North American Freight Index. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146486 Compared to August 2013, freight volume rose for all three equipment categories in the U.S....

2014-09-16 12:36:44

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEE Mobile Capital LLC, Delta Partners Emerging Markets TMT Growth Fund II, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation have agreed to fund the launch of Virgin Mobile in Turkey andfurther growth in existing Virgin Mobile operations in Poland. Virgin Mobile Central and Eastern Europe ("VMCEE BV") announced today the successful closing of a EUR40 million equity capital funding round....

2014-09-16 12:36:18

LG to Share Commitment to Open Innovation and Sustainability with Makers NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Encouraging U.S. consumers to "Rethink Everything," global innovator LG Electronics will tap into the passion and enthusiasm of the maker movement this weekend at World Maker Faire New York 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110203/CG42292LOGO-d As a top-level sponsor of the family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourceful-ness, Sept. 20-21 at the New...

2014-09-16 12:36:00

Continued semiconductor scaling drives new mask design requirements; use of complex mask shapes predicted to increase SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The eBeam Initiative, a forum dedicated to the education and promotion of new semiconductor manufacturing approaches based on electron beam (eBeam) technologies, today announced the completion of its third annual eBeam Initiative survey. 52 industry luminaries representing 29 member companies from across the photomask supply...

2014-09-16 12:35:58

Advanced Designs Created in Colorado R&D Lab FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today, Water Pik, Inc., the leader in replacement shower heads, released video highlighting its history of designing product innovations using 3D printer technology. The company has used 3D printer technology for nearly 20 years to speed the design process and create high-performing, breakthrough products. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/146366 Rapid...

2014-09-16 12:35:47

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Internet of Nano Things Market by Communication Type, by Nano Components & Devices - Worldwide Forecast & Analys" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Internet of Nano Things Market by Communication Type (Short & Long Distance Communication), by Nano Components & Devices (Cameras, Phones, Scalar Sensors, Processors, Memory Cards, Power...


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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