the ibm 1401 is a variable-wordlength decimal computer that was announced by ibm on october 5, 1959. the first member of the highly successful ibm 1400 series, it was aimed at replacing unit record equipment for processing data stored on punched cards and at providing peripheral services for larger computers. the 1401 is considered to be the model-t ford of the computer industry, because it .
the united states disposes of 279 million waste tires each year, representing over 4 million tons of scrap waste. the polymeric materials that tires they are made of do not decompose easily. even after heavy use and wear, only a few grams are abraded from each tire before they are deemed not serviceable. this means that almost all the material is discarded, and a valuable resource is left to .
in china, where pre-sale tickets were less than homecoming ' s, the film made $35.5 million on its first day, including $3.4 million from midnight previews the fourth-best of all time for a superhero film in the country .
kdf8 was an early british computer built by english electric as a version of the rca 501.by producing a software-compatible system, the intention was to reduce time and cost to develop software. however, the lengthy process of developing manufacturing capability meant that the system was soon outpaced by systems from other vendors.
the first sale outside the mim holdings group also occurred in 1995, with the sale of three smaller 'm1000' isamills to kemira for grinding calcium sulfate at one of its finnish operations. a fifth m3000 isamill was installed in the mcarthur river concentrator in 1998 and six more in the mount isa lead–zinc concentrator in 1999.
energy development is the field of activities focused on obtaining sources of energy from natural resources. these activities include production of conventional, alternative and renewable sources of energy, and for the recovery and reuse of energy that would otherwise be wasted. energy conservation and efficiency measures reduce the demand for energy development, and can have benefits to .
manhattan district the trinity test of the manhattan project was the first detonation of a nuclear weapon. active 1942–1946 disbanded 15 august 1947 country united states united kingdom canada branch u.s. army corps of engineers garrison/hq oak ridge, tennessee, u.s. anniversaries 13 august 1942 engagements allied invasion of italy allied invasion of france allied invasion of germany atomic .
the following is a partial list of products, services, and subsidiaries of international business machines ibm corporation and its predecessor corporations, beginning in the 1890s.. this list is eclectic; it includes, for example, the an/fsq-7, which was not a product in the sense of offered for sale, but was a product in the sense of manufactured—produced by the labor of ibm.
seagate technology plc commonly referred to as seagate is an american data storage company. it was incorporated in 1978, as shugart technology.since 2010, the company is incorporated in dublin, ireland, with operational headquarters in cupertino, california, united states.david mosley is the current ceo with stephen j. luczo as chairman of the board of directors.
carbon monoxide poisoning typically occurs from breathing in carbon monoxide co at excessive levels. symptoms are often described as 'flu-like' and commonly include headache, dizziness, weakness, vomiting, chest pain, and confusion.large exposures can result in loss of consciousness, arrhythmias, seizures, or death. the classically described 'cherry red skin' rarely occurs.
appliance recycling is the process of dismantling waste home appliances and scrapping their parts for reuse. recycling appliances for their original or other purposes, involves disassembly, removal of hazardous components and destruction of the end-of-life equipment to recover materials, generally by shredding, sorting and grading. the rate at which appliances are discarded has increased with .