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Free OCR Software

07/29/2014 by Lehman57
Can anyone suggest some free OCR software that will keep the formatting of the original? I had ABBYY which was great, but it "went away" when I had t...
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Last comment 07/30/2014 by GW

Urgent; Help Needed! My Touch Pad Keeps Jumping/Skipping

07/28/2014 by lyn
Ok, This isn't urgent just a royal pain. My Gateway MT6707 mouse/touch pad has an aggravating habit of of jumping/skipping when I'm typing because i...
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Last comment 07/30/2014 by lyn


07/28/2014 by hector_mesa
Hi, I am going to use a IND780 scale. I have a few questions about it. First of all I am going to connect the scale to a PLC through a profibus net...
Pathfinder Tags: IND780 profibus
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Last comment 07/28/2014 by SolarEagle

First to Go to the Cloud, First to Fail!

07/25/2014 by lyn
Imagine the surprise when you can't pay your water bill or get a ambulance/cop to come because they/he doesn't know where you live? If the power goes...
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Last comment 07/25/2014 by kramarat

When His Project Was Canceled, an Unemployed Programmer Kept Sneaking Into Apple

07/23/2014 by Rixter
I ran across this story on Mental Floss and thought others might find it interesting...
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Last comment 07/25/2014 by calasus40
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Design & Analysis Software

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Winning Formula for Rapid Prototypes

07/26/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
When it comes to wise use of 3D printing technology, more companies are following this tack: Do initial prototypes in house, then use outside expe...
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Megatrends in the World of CAD

05/28/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Want the big picture on everything from cloud computing to 3D printing? You'll find the latest update on the use of these and other engineering t...
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Last comment 05/28/2014 by Del the cat

How Software Speeds Custom Solutions

04/21/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Design engineers increasingly are turning to simulation software to develop products tailored to the special needs of target markets. This article des...
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Sorry Megabyte, We Don’t Need You Anymore

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Software Licensing for the Virtual Appliance

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Centralizing Software Usage and Software License Management

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HDCP Headaches (Part 2)

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