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Power door locks

Power door locks allow the driver or front passenger to simultaneously lock or unlock all the doors of an automobile or truck, by pressing a button or flipping a switch. Power door locks were introduced on the luxury Scripps-Booth in 1914, but we ...

                                               

Pin tumbler lock

The pin tumbler lock is a lock mechanism that uses pins of varying lengths to prevent the lock from opening without the correct key. Pin tumblers are most commonly employed in cylinder locks, but may also be found in tubular pin tumbler locks.

                                               

Electronic lock

An electronic lock is a locking device which operates by means of electric current. Electric locks are sometimes stand-alone with an electronic control assembly mounted directly to the lock. Electric locks may be connected to an access control sy ...

                                               

Device

Electronic component Machine Gadget Medical device Appliance, a device for a particular task

                                               

Computer monitor

A computer monitor is an output device that displays information in pictorial form. A monitor usually comprises the visual display, circuitry, casing, and power supply. The display device in modern monitors is typically a thin film transistor liq ...

                                               

Paper shredder

A paper shredder is a mechanical device used to cut paper into either strips or fine particles. Government organizations, businesses, and private individuals use shredders to destroy private, confidential, or otherwise sensitive documents.

                                               

E-reader

An e-reader, also called an e-book reader or e-book device, is a mobile electronic device that is designed primarily for the purpose of reading digital e-books and periodicals. Any device that can display text on a screen may act as an e-reader; ...

                                               

Clicker

A clicker, sometimes called a cricket, is any device that makes a clicking sound, usually when deliberately activated by its user. They usually consist of a piece of thin metal or plastic held in a casing so that the metal is slightly torqued; de ...

                                               

Automatic document feeder

In multifunction or all-in-one printers, fax machines, photocopiers and scanners, an automatic document feeder or ADF is a feature which takes several pages and feeds the paper one page at a time into a scanner or copier, allowing the user to sca ...

                                               

Turtle excluder device

A turtle excluder device or TED is a specialized device that allows a captured sea turtle to escape when caught in a fishermans net. In particular, sea turtles can be caught when bottom trawling is used by the commercial shrimp fishing industry. ...

                                               

Baggage carousel

A baggage carousel is a device, generally at an airport, that delivers checked luggage to the passengers at the baggage reclaim area at their final destination. Not all airports use these devices. Airports that do not have carousels generally del ...

                                               

Automatic bleeding valve

An automatic bleeding valve or air release valve is a plumbing valve used to automatically release trapped air from a heating system. Air, or other gas, may collect within plumbing. For water delivery systems to taps and basins, particularly with ...

                                               

Figure 8 (belay device)

This device utilities a large surface area in contact with a climbing rope to provide sufficient friction along with proper technique to be used as a belay device for rappelling. A figure 8 sometimes just referred to as an 8 is used in conjunctio ...

                                               

Grigri (climbing)

A GRIGRI is an assisted braking belay device manufactured by Petzl designed to help secure rock-climbing, rappelling, and rope-acrobatic activities. Its main characteristic is a clutch that assists in braking under a shock load. The success of th ...

                                               

Carabiner

A carabiner or karabiner is a specialized type of shackle, a metal loop with a spring-loaded gate used to quickly and reversibly connect components, most notably in safety-critical systems. The word is a shortened form of Karabinerhaken, a German ...

                                               

Tribrach (instrument)

A tribrach is an attachment plate used to attach a surveying instrument, for example a theodolite, total station, GNSS antenna or target to a tripod. A tribrach allows the survey instrument to be repeatedly placed in the same position over a surv ...

                                               

Minecraft

Minecraft is a sandbox video game created by Swedish developer Markus Persson, released by Mojang in 2011 and purchased by Microsoft in 2014. It is the single best-selling video game of all time, selling over 180 million copies across all platfor ...

                                               

Minecraft Dungeons

Minecraft Dungeons is an upcoming dungeon crawler game developed by Mojang and published by Xbox Game Studios. The game will be released for Xbox One, Windows 10, PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch in April 2020.

                                               

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang is a 2012 documentary about the history of the company Mojang and its creation, Minecraft. The film features interviews with company personnel such as Markus Persson and Jens Bergensten, and insights from people inv ...

                                               

Minecraft: Story Mode

Minecraft: Story Mode is an episodic point-and-click graphic adventure video game developed and published by Telltale Games, based on the sandbox video game Minecraft. The first five episodes of the game were released between October 2015 through ...

                                               

Minecraft Earth

Minecraft Earth is an upcoming augmented reality sandbox game developed by Mojang and published by Xbox Game Studios. A spin-off of the video game Minecraft, it was first announced in May 2019, and will be available on Android, iOS, and iPadOS. T ...

                                               

Back to the Future: The Game

Back to the Future: The Game is an episodic graphic adventure based on the Back to the Future film franchise. The game was developed and published by Telltale Games as part of a licensing deal with Universal Pictures. Bob Gale, co-creator, co-wri ...

                                               

Bone: Out from Boneville

Bone: Out from Boneville is an episodic adventure game by Telltale Games. It was Telltales first adventure game, and their second game overall, following Telltale Texas Holdem. On October 13, 2006, a Mac port of the game was released, ported by V ...

                                               

Bone: The Great Cow Race

Bone: The Great Cow Race is the fourth video game endeavor by Telltale Games, and the second episode of the Bone adventure game series. It was released in April 2006 after approximately seven months of production. It is based on the second volume ...

                                               

CSI: Deadly Intent

CSI: Deadly Intent is a computer game based on the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation television series. Its the seventh CSI game released, including CSI: Miami and CSI: NY. It was released for Microsoft Windows on October 20, 2009, and for Xbox 360, ...

                                               

CSI: 3 Dimensions of Murder

CSI: 3 Dimensions of Murder is a computer game based on the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation television series. Unlike the previous CSI games, this game was developed by Telltale Games, rather than 369 Interactive. It was published by Ubisoft, and ...

                                               

CSI: Fatal Conspiracy

CSI: Fatal Conspiracy is a video game based on the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation television series. It is the ninth CSI game released. It was released on 26 October 2010 on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii. The game corresponds ...

                                               

CSI: Hard Evidence

CSI: Hard Evidence is a computer and Xbox 360 game based on the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation television series. This is the fifth CSI game released, including CSI: Miami. As with the previous CSI games, there are five cases to work on. However, ...

                                               

Brand

A brand is a name, term, design, symbol or any other feature that identifies one sellers good or service as distinct from those of other sellers. Brands are used in business, marketing, and advertising for recognition and, importantly, to create ...

                                               

Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related serv ...

                                               

List of Microsoft software

Microsoft is a large developer of personal computer software. It is best known for its Windows operating system, the Microsoft Office family of productivity software plus services, and the Visual Studio IDE. The company also publishes books and v ...

                                               

Microsoft Space Simulator

Microsoft Space Simulator is a space flight simulator program, based on Microsoft Flight Simulator for MS-DOS. It was one of the first general-purpose space flight simulators and it incorporated concepts from astrodynamics and celestial mechanics.

                                               

The Intelligence of Dogs

The Intelligence of Dogs is a 1994 book on dog intelligence by Stanley Coren, a professor of canine psychology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. The book explains Corens theories about the differences in intelligence between var ...

                                               

Animal Liberation (book)

Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a 1975 book by Australian philosopher Peter Singer. It is widely considered within the animal liberation movement to be the founding philosophical statement of its ideas. Singer hims ...

                                               

What the Dog Saw

What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures is the fourth book released by author Malcolm Gladwell, on October 20, 2009. The book is a compilation of the journalists articles published in The New Yorker.

                                               

The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett first published in book form in 1911, after serialization in The American Magazine. Set in England, it is one of Burnetts most popular novels and seen as a classic of English childrens liter ...

                                               

Novel

A novel is a relatively long work of narrative fiction, normally written in prose form, and which is typically published as a book. The present English word for a long work of prose fiction derives from the Italian novella for "new", "news", or " ...

                                               

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Novel, often published as 1984, is a dystopian novel by English novelist George Orwell. It was published in June 1949 by Secker & Warburg as Orwells ninth and final book completed in his lifetime. The story was mostly writ ...

                                               

The Winter Queen (novel)

The Winter Queen is the first novel from the Erast Fandorin series of historical detective novels, written by Russian author Boris Akunin. It was subtitled конспирологический детектив.

                                               

Amerika (novel)

Amerika, also known as The Man Who Disappeared, The Missing Person and as Lost in America, is the incomplete first novel by author Franz Kafka, written between 1911 and 1914 and published posthumously in 1927. The novel originally began as a shor ...

                                               

Wide Sargasso Sea

Wide Sargasso Sea is a 1966 novel by Dominica-born British author Jean Rhys. It is a feminist and anti-colonial response to Charlotte Brontes novel Jane Eyre, describing the background to Mr Rochesters marriage from the point-of-view of his mad w ...

                                               

Villette (novel)

Villette is an 1853 novel written by English author Charlotte Bronte. After an unspecified family disaster, the protagonist Lucy Snowe travels from her native England to the fictional French-speaking city of Villette to teach at a girls school, w ...

                                               

The Doomed City

The Doomed City is a 1972 science fiction novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, which is widely considered among the most philosophical of their novels. The name originates from an artwork by Nicholas Roerich which "astonished a while ago with it ...

                                               

The Notebook (novel)

The Notebook is a 1996 romantic novel by American novelist Nicholas Sparks, The novel was later adapted into a popular film of the same name, in 2004. The Indian Bollywood film, Zindagi Tere Naam, starring Mithun Chakraborty, is also based on it.

                                               

Day Watch (novel)

Day Watch is a fantasy novel by Russian authors Sergey Lukyanenko and Vladimir Vasilyev. The second book in the saga of Watches, it is preceded by Night Watch and followed by Twilight Watch, Last Watch, New Watch, and Sixth Watch. Day Watch also ...

                                               

Dolores Claiborne

Dolores Claiborne is a 1992 psychological thriller novel by Stephen King. The novel is narrated by the title character. Atypically for a King novel, it has no chapters, double-spacing between paragraphs, or other section breaks; thus the text is ...

                                               

David Copperfield

David Copperfield is the eighth novel by Charles Dickens. The novels full title is The Personal History, Adventures, Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery. It was first published as a serial in 1849–5 ...

                                               

Dune (novel)

Dune is a 1965 science fiction novel by American author Frank Herbert, originally published as two separate serials in Analog magazine. It tied with Roger Zelaznys This Immortal for the Hugo Award in 1966, and it won the inaugural Nebula Award fo ...

                                               

Journalists (novel)

The novel begins with a bomb explosion at the newspaper Moskovskij Bogomolets Moscow Believer, which kills a famous Moscow journalist and affects the papers editorial staff. The main character of the novel, Sergei Ogloedov, is a journalist from t ...

                                               

Ring (Suzuki novel)

Ring is a Japanese mystery horror novel by Koji Suzuki first published in 1991, and set in modern-day Japan. The novel was the first in the Ring novel series, and the first of a trilogy, along with two sequels: Spiral and Loop. The original Ring ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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