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Afterburn

The calories consumed after relatively intense (60+% of maximum heart rate, ideally for >30 minutes) exercise, which is said to reset the basal metabolic rate; afterburn is said to consume an extra 90 calories per session.

EPOC

Abbreviation for excess postexercise oxygen consumption.

EPOC

elevated postexercise oxygen consumption
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With the Psion EP10, Ferguson has access to real-time data thanks to the device s signature capture, GPS and wireless capabilities.
Louise Meads Company Secretary Psion PLC Tel: 020 7025 6862
When the Psion EP10 hits the market in Q2 2011, it will extend the reach and appeal of Psion to a new category of buyer: business users who employ consumer-grade smartphones and devices for commercial and industrial activities to deploy business applications into the field.
Psion Teklogix is excited to be the first Vocollect device manufacturer partner to offer a wireless headset capability with Vocollect Voice on a handheld mobile computer," said Bart Riviere, director of speech solutions for Psion Teklogix.
The Vocollect voice-directed system is a strong complement to the heritage of rugged mobile computing solutions Psion Teklogix offers," said Jack LeVan, president and ceo of Vocollect.
Psion chairman David Potter said, ``Enterprise markets in information logistics continue to be difficult.
Although Psion was one of the first to produce a handheld computer, launching its 'organiser' in 1984, the company failed to cash in on its first-mover advantage and rapidly lost market share, most notably to US company Palm.
Psion has been one of the stock market's favourite companies in the past year, with its share price more than doubling over 12 months.
At the same time, Psion will put in place a marketing campaign to create awareness around its brand name with a view to "deriving profitable revenues" Bergstedt said.
Unlike its main competitors, Psion makes nothing but hand-held computers and has spent 15 years refining its software and hardware designs, starting with the first electronic organizers.
Joseph Zanette, Solutions Manager, Ferguson "We've been using Psion handhelds in our warehouse for years and have always been pleased with Psion's service and its devices' ease-of-use and durability.
Improving efficiency in yard management and other environments is a critical success factor in today's competitive business environment, and we are pleased to work with Psion Teklogix, a leader in mobile computing, to provide the high-accuracy location, status and condition of assets needed to significantly streamline operations," said Gabi Daniely, vice president of marketing and product strategy at AeroScout.