|By PR Newswire||
|August 10, 2014 12:01 AM EDT||
WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:
Profile America — Sunday, August 10th. The Smithsonian Institution was founded on this date in 1846. It is named for British scientist James Smithson, who willed his fortune to the U.S. to establish the institution, even though he had never visited America. Today, the Smithsonian is the world's largest museum and research complex, made up of 19 museums and galleries, the National Zoo, and nine research centers. It currently has some 137 million items in its collections. It is one of the main attractions for both American and foreign visitors, and last year over 30 million people toured the Smithsonian's many exhibit halls. In addition to the Smithsonian archipelago, there are over 5,000 mostly modest museums in the U.S., employing over 86,000 people. You can find more facts about America from the U.S. Census Bureau, online at www.census.gov.
http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=BP_2012_00A1&prodType=table NAICS 712110
Profile America is produced by the Center for New Media and Promotions of the U.S. Census Bureau. These daily features are available as produced segments, ready to air, on the Internet at http://www.census.gov (look for "Multimedia Gallery" by the "Newsroom" button).
SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau
Amazon has gradually rolled out parts of its IoT offerings in the last year, but these are just the tip of the iceberg. In addition to optimizing their back-end AWS offerings, Amazon is laying the ground work to be a major force in IoT – especially in the connected home and office. Amazon is extending its reach by building on its dominant Cloud IoT platform, its Dash Button strategy, recently announced Replenishment Services, the Echo/Alexa voice recognition control platform, the 6-7 strategic...
Aug. 24, 2016 04:30 AM EDT Reads: 2,155
Aug. 24, 2016 03:30 AM EDT Reads: 2,896
Aug. 24, 2016 02:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,774
Aug. 24, 2016 02:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,378
Aug. 24, 2016 01:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,842
Aug. 24, 2016 01:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,250
Aug. 24, 2016 01:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,571
Aug. 24, 2016 12:45 AM EDT Reads: 2,043
Aug. 24, 2016 12:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,841
Aug. 24, 2016 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,793
Aug. 23, 2016 11:30 PM EDT Reads: 2,205
Aug. 23, 2016 11:00 PM EDT Reads: 3,480
Aug. 23, 2016 09:15 PM EDT Reads: 1,642
Aug. 23, 2016 09:00 PM EDT Reads: 2,969
Aug. 23, 2016 08:45 PM EDT Reads: 3,745