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Put the Finishing Touch on College Dorm Rooms with Back to School Essentials at Sam's Club.
July 25, 2014
  Green Bay, WI (PRWEB) July 25, 2014         Between the bare walls and cement floors, it's no secret that dorm rooms are far from glamorous. Fortunately, Nostalgia Electrics is looking to liberate students from boring dorm rooms by adding pops of color, comfort, and convenience. Available in both Retro Red and Retro Black, Nostalgia Electrics stylish Retro Series™ 3.0 Cu. Ft. Compact Refrigerator with Dispenser and 0.9 Cu. Ft. Microwave are the perfect space-saving appliances for any small space.       Outfitted with Nostalgia Electrics' characteristic retro lines, the 3.0 cubic foot Compact Refrigerator with Dispenser doesn't fall short on function or flair. What makes this unit unique is the gravity-fed dispensing system that holds one-liter of a favorite beverage, and keeps it cold, close and dispensable. The inside boasts a bright interior light that illuminates two slide-out wire shelves, the two-liter bottle storage on the interior door, an adjustable thermostat dial, and the upper freezer compartment. Unit also includes two leveling feet that adjust to keep the unit perfectly balanced.       "What's great about this compact refrigerator is that it's distinctive, and it does more than just keep groceries cold.

Larson Electronics Releases a Class 1 Division 2 Four Foot, Four Lamp Fixture Compatible with 347VAC.
July 25, 2014
  Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2014           The HALS-48-4L-347V from Larson Electronics is a hazardous area fluorescent light fixture that is Class 1 Division 2 Groups A,B,C, and D approved, has a T4A temperature rating and is ideal for open air locations where flammable chemical vapors may be occasionally encountered. This fixture comes standard with four 54 watt T5HO lamps but an optional T12HO or T8 lamps are available. The lamps are protected by an aluminum framed hinged glass door secured with four turn latches. The fixture is constructed of copper free aluminum alloy and the lamp reflector is constructed of a heavy gauge aluminum coated with a high gloss reflective finish. This fixture is configured to operate on 347 volts AC for Canada and is 1598A Marine Type approved for use in marine environments.       The HALS-48-4L-347V has an electronic voltage ballast that works specifically with 347 volts AC and wiring connections are made through a 3/4" threaded access hole.

Larson Electronics Releases a Class 1 Division 2 Four Foot, Four Lamp Fixture Compatible with 347VAC.
July 25, 2014
  Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2014           The HALS-48-4L-347V from Larson Electronics is a hazardous area fluorescent light fixture that is Class 1 Division 2 Groups A,B,C, and D approved, has a T4A temperature rating and is ideal for open air locations where flammable chemical vapors may be occasionally encountered. This fixture comes standard with four 54 watt T5HO lamps but an optional T12HO or T8 lamps are available. The lamps are protected by an aluminum framed hinged glass door secured with four turn latches. The fixture is constructed of copper free aluminum alloy and the lamp reflector is constructed of a heavy gauge aluminum coated with a high gloss reflective finish. This fixture is configured to operate on 347 volts AC for Canada and is 1598A Marine Type approved for use in marine environments.       The HALS-48-4L-347V has an electronic voltage ballast that works specifically with 347 volts AC and wiring connections are made through a 3/4" threaded access hole.

India: Profile of "A-Paul Instruments"
July 25, 2014
Following is the company profile of "A-Paul Instruments" as available: Company Name: A-Paul Instruments

Sapphire Technology Market Estimated to Reach $3.01 Billion by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets; Report
July 25, 2014
  (PRWEB) July 25, 2014             According to the new report "Sapphire Technology Market by Growth Technologies, Substrate Wafer, Devices, Applications, and Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2013 - 2020", the global sapphire market by substrate is expected to reach $3.01 Billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 12.31%, whereas the Global Sapphire Technology Market for devices is expected to reach $6.17 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 12.24% that includes an in-depth analysis of application and geography.       Browse more than 65 market data tables with 70 figures spread through 236 pages and in-depth TOC on "Sapphire Technology Market - Analysis & Forecast to 2013 - 2020"       http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/sapphire-semiconductors-market-391455.html             Early buyers will receive 10% customization on this report.       http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/requestCustomization.asp?id=391455           The Sapphire Technology Market by Growth Technologies entails a great potential across many industry verticals. The sapphire material is gaining attention due to effective cost matrix and leads to a longer life cycle with greater reliability. The highlighting features of sapphire material are high efficiency, better thermal and electric properties, and longer life that is best suited for power electronics devices, display cover for consumer electronics, and LED industry. Sapphire Technology Market is the one that will be the captivating essentials for new entrants as well as winning opportunities for the established players.           The Global Sapphire market in Semiconductors has created a new revenue stream in the electronics industry, having APAC as the crown holder of sapphire ecosystem.

Xicato Expands Its Sales Team With New U.S. And U.K. Appointments.
July 24, 2014
  San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2014   Xicato, enablers of the Internet of Lights, continues to expand its sales team and announces that it has added LED lighting specialists Charles Scheibler and Nick Gibbs to its sales team. Charles is based in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area and will serve Xicato's customer base throughout the mid-west. Nick is based in the United Kingdom and will serve customers in the UK and Nordic regions.     "As the transition from conventional to LED light sources continues, we believe it's critical to support our customers with both the technical engineering and lighting knowledge necessary for success and Charles and Nick clearly have the experience that will help customers become more successful," said Gerhard Rieser, VP Worldwide Sales for Xicato.       Charles' years of experience have taken him around the globe. He has worked on strategic partnerships in Taiwan and China and coordinated with organizations here in the U.S. such as UL, the EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy. He has spent the last several years at Soraa as the OEM and Technical Sales Manager.       Nick, who was previously with Bridgelux, has built strategic partnerships with some of Europe's leading lighting manufacturers and supported their efforts to globalize their portfolios to support lighting designer efforts around the world.             Charles and Nick are expert at supporting customers' luminaire programs and helping end-users and lighting designers achieve the lit effect they desire.      

Manufacturers turning away from OLED TVs
July 04, 2014
OLED televisions, which were once expected to become the mainstream successor to LCD TVs are losing favor among TV manufacturers, as high costs take their toll and models using liquid crystal displays decline in price and improve in quality.

Virtual Reality Takes a New Turn with Allstate's "Reality Rides℠" Across America Tour
April 11, 2014
Curved LED televisions embedded in the windshield of real vehicles will serve as centerpieces of Allstate Insurance Company's "Reality Rides℠" 2014 national campaign tour. Kicking off during the peak of "Distracted Driving Awareness Month," Reality Rides is a unique driving simulation experience featuring innovative distracted driving technology. The tour will start in Philadelphia and travel to more than 40 American cities at venues ranging from community gatherings to sporting events and teen safe driving advocacy programs. Reality Rides consists of a driving simulator that utilizes a real - but stationary - vehicle equipped with virtual reality technology, including a new curved LED television embedded in the car windshield. The television displays an animated environment and reacts to the driver's motions. Using the car's steering wheel, gas and brake pedals, the driver is tasked with driving while also attempting to text, talk on the phone and enter navigation system directions.

LG and PTO Today Join EPA in Recognizing Families for Energy-Saving Efforts on ENERGY STAR® Day
November 05, 2013
WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of ENERGY STAR Day 2013, LG Electronics USA and PTO Today joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recognize the top 25 winners of the Fall "Team ENERGY STAR" challenge. Team ENERGY STAR is a multi-year initiative from EPA's ENERGY STAR program that involves kids in helping their families save energy and money at home, while teaching them how energy efficiency is good for the environment.

Samsung and ENERGY STAR® Give Back to a Community in Need to Celebrate ENERGY STAR Day
October 31, 2013
/3BL Media/ - Samsung and ENERGY STAR celebrated ENERGY STAR Day yesterday with festivities at the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City. In light of the severe damage that the Club suffered from Superstorm Sandy one year ago, partnersBoys & Girls Clubs of America, ENERGY STAR and Samsung gathered to unveil the refurbished Pennsylvania unit of the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City and celebrate the accomplishments in teaching Club members and their families about the importance of saving energy and protecting the environment from climate change. Samsung donated energy-efficient appliances and electronics to the restored Club, including anENERGY STAR® Most Efficient2013 refrigerator, clothes washer and TV. An ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology award winner, clothes dryer DV457, plus ENERGY STAR certified products including a dishwasher, touch-screen LED monitor and LED light bulbs were also donated to the renovated Club. By outfitting the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City with its most energy-efficient products, Samsung is hoping to reinforce the impact saving energy can have on the planet's climate. The fun-filled ENERGY STAR Day also included "Go Green" activities and a "Show Your LIGHT Side" creatively silly photo contest. All contestants walked away with an ENERGY STAR certified LED light bulb and one lucky shutterbug was awarded an ENERGY STAR certified LED lighting makeover for their home.


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