Kitware Eases Development of Virtual Reality Applications

Kitware announced that it will introduce two approaches at IEEE Virtual Reality (VR) 2017 that greatly simplify VR application development through the use of the Visualization Toolkit (VTK). The introduction will occur during the presentation of a paper that members of Kitware co-authored with researchers from Indiana University and Idaho … Continue reading

Groundhog Day in PA: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Six More Weeks of Wintry Weather

Pennsylvania’s world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow this morning in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Thousands of fans watched as Phil made his highly-anticipated weather prognostication, commemorating 131 years of Pennsylvania’s unique Groundhog Day tradition. According to holiday folklore, if the groundhog emerges in … Continue reading

Atria Books Makes Seven Books Available For Complimentary Download During The Women’s March Weekend

Atria Books announced today that it will make seven titles available for free download to everyone in the continental U.S. from Friday, January 20, through Sunday, January 22, in recognition of the Women’s Marches taking place in cities nationwide this weekend and to kick off Atria’s 15th anniversary celebration. The … Continue reading

Increase in Head Lice Cases Following Holiday Season

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Lice Troopers, the lice removal company based in South Florida, has seen a spike in head lice cases in families with school-aged children since the holiday season. “It happens every year around this time,” says owner, Arie Harel. “Many people spend the holidays with their families, sharing hugs and taking … Continue reading

Most Expensive Home In The U.S. Lists For $250 Million

Eighth Wonder of the World is Here. Spec King and Real Estate Mogul Bruce Makowsky Conquers Los Angeles’ Platinum Triangle with his Latest Trophy Property Curated from Top to Bottom with One-of-a-Kind Works of Art from Around the World Major luxury developer Bruce Makowsky, known for curating, designing and bringing … Continue reading

Record global auto sales expected in 2017

Global car sales accelerated sharply in the final months of 2016, with sales supported by stronger global economic growth. Gains are expected to continue, albeit more slowly over the coming year with purchases increasing to an eighth consecutive annual record. Increased replacement demand in the U.S. will be complemented by … Continue reading

Vuzix Completes FCC Proces for M300 Smart Glasses

– Vuzix® Corporation is pleased to announce that the Company has completed, passed, and filed with the US Federal Communication Commission (FCC) all of the (FCC) emission’s requirements for its next generation M300 Smart Glasses. Vuzix expects to commence shipping of the M300 Smart Glasses to customers in the USA … Continue reading

Bank Card Default Rate Rises In December 2016

Data through December 2016, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a comprehensive measure of changes in consumer credit defaults, shows the nation’s composite rate up two basis points from last month at 0.89% in December. The bank card default rate … Continue reading

Read for Free, Or Close to It, With New Kind Kindle eBook Finding Service

  Soma Studios, and Kind Kindle founder, Greg Rzeczko, announce the launch of KindKindle.com. Kind Kindle is an original eBook finding service that allows users access to affordable reading through their Kindle device or app. “Reading is such an important tool for learning, for others it’s an escape. There are … Continue reading

The New Amaazia WaterPark Opens in Surat, India

Polin Waterparks debuted its King Cobra

Polin Waterparks debuted its King Cobra waterslide among a wide variety of other waterslides at the new Amaazia Amusement Park that opened in December 2016 in Surat, India. The port city, known for its diamond industry, now can boast another jewel with this award-winning ride. The waterpark portion of Amaazia, … Continue reading