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2013-01-08 05:04:04

Join us at The 2013 CFO Corporate Performance Management Conference (CPM2013) and hear from Leslie Varon, Vice President of Finance and Global Controller at Xerox how finance played a critical role in Xerox´s transformation. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 07, 2013 Have you ever wondered how Xerox has managed to transform its iconic brand in today´s competitive and fast moving world? Then join us at The 2013 CFO Corporate Performance Management Conference (CPM2013) and hear from...


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2010-10-28 18:58:23

The telautograph transmists electrical impulses recorded by potentiometers at the sending station to servomechanismas attached to a pen at the receiving station. This machine is the precursor to the modern fax machine. It is the first device to transmit drawings to a stationary sheet of paper. Elisha Gray invented and patented the telautograph in 1888. It was publicly exhibited in 1893. The telautograph became popular for sending signatures over long distances and was often used by banks...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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