JBT Corp., which provides technology solutions for the food processing and air transportation industries, on Wednesday declared a first-quarter dividend of 7 cents.The dividend is payable March 26 to shareholders of record as of March 5.
Everyone else seems to be writing about Toyota sudden acceleration problems, so I should probably do that too. Or should I? Personally, I have absolutely no solid information about what's going on with Toyota cars. There's an awful lot written,...
A Baird analyst said auto parts suppliers will be hurt in the short-term as consumers suspend their buying decisions because of the recalls and safety issues surrounding Toyotas.Baird's David Leiker said Toyota problems likely "froze" consumers who were poised to buy. But Leiker told investors...
Tech management software provider CA Inc. said Wednesday that it's buying 3Tera Inc. as it further expands its reach into cloud computing services.Terms of the deal were not disclosed.Privately held 3Tera sells cloud computing software, which lets companies operate and store their data on...
An analyst on Wednesday upgraded his rating on Liberty Starz Group, the tracking stock of John Malone's media empire that is linked to the Starz and Encore pay TV channels, saying downside risks were being overblown.Liberty Starz operates channels that play the movies of The Walt Disney Co. and...
To play PhotoCity, you have to get up from your computer and walk around campus. The game knits together still photos of an object taken from many angles to create a 3-D model of the Cornell campus.
Anders Electronics announced the addition of a 5.7” VGA (640 x 480 pixel) resolution display to its UMR 5 Series of products. The new 5.7” VGA amorphous silicon-based TFT display with LED backlight is suitable for a variety of industrial and medical applications and offers
Waste from discarded electronics will rise dramatically in the developing world within a decade, with computer waste in India alone to grow by 500 percent from 2007 levels by 2020, a U.N. study released Monday said.
Using patented technology, SMD LED Displays can be produced with 1 mm or less thickness on reflector height, making them appropriate for use in compact and space limited applications. Digit size starts from 0.28" and up. Single to
MPS Industries has developed a series of mini power transformers with reinforced isolation for interface card applications. The M6201 Series is constructed per IEC60950 reinforced isolation requirements and are designed to be used for
Skeptical senators are telling NASA's chief that the space agency lacks a goal and destination. Earlier this month, the White House killed the previous administration's plan to back to the moon. The space shuttles will soon be retired.
XP Power introduced its SHP650 and MHP650 Series of single output high power density fan cooled AC/DC power supplies. The MHP650 range meets the IEC60601-1 safety specification for medical equipment, while the SHP650 range compiles with the
Federal regulators are hoping to find more wireless spectrum for mobile broadband services by reallocating some airwaves now assigned to television broadcasters and others. Under a long-awaited proposal outlined by the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday, broadcasters and other existing spectrum holders would voluntarily give back some spectrum and share in proceeds raised by government auctions of those airwaves to wireless companies.
Nintendo plans to launch the latest version of its popular handheld video game system, the DSi XL, on March 28 in North America. The XL will cost $190. It will have two screens like its predecessors, but as the name suggests, the device and screens will be much larger than the currently available versions. The XL is already available in Japan.
A richly funded Silicon Valley clean-energy startup is keeping critical parts of its business plan secret as it launches its first product to international attention. The company, Bloom Energy, didn't offer many new details Wednesday about how it plans to make its promising fuel-cell technology affordable enough for regular people to buy for their homes.