Vending-machine operators, under pressure to lift sales, have begun to deploy credit-card readers and wireless sales-tracking devices to machines that dispense candy bars, potato chips and soda pop.
Two founders of Sun Microsystems have created two nonprofits to bring open-source textbooks to kindergarten through high school classes.
Communications companies and governments are struggling to balance privacy with national security.
The Connecticut attorney general, Richard Blumenthal, said the sellers’ deals with publishers might block rivals from providing attractive pricing.
Internet technology company VeriSign Inc. said Monday that its second-quarter profit rose as revenue from its domain-name registration business rose.For the April-June period, VeriSign earned $35.2 million, 19 cents per share, compared with a profit of $34.9 million, or 18 cents per share, in...
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a world leader in system-on-chip technology, today introduced the industry’s first embedded microprocessor that couples two ARM Cortex-A9 cores with a DDR3 (Third-generation double-data rate) memory interface.
California Eastern Laboratories (CEL) is shipping two RF antenna switches, the uPG2413T6M and the uPG2413T6Z. The single pole triple throw (SP3T) switches, designed by Renesas Electronics Corporation, feature
Vaunix Technology Corporation, a designer and manufacturer of RF and microwave test equipment and communications products, has announced the introduction of an X-band signal generator to their Lab Brick product line.
(Purdue University) Studies have revealed a potential marker for prostate cancer. A new analysis technique to create a profile of the lipids, or fats, found in prostate tissue and revealed a molecular compound that appears to be useful in identifying cancerous and precancerous tissue. The...
Scientists at the Energy Materials Center at Cornell have discovered a catalyst that could make fuel cells more resistant to carbon monoxide poisoning - and thus more efficient and cost-effective.
Microsoft Corp. said Monday it will start selling the next version of its Office programs for Apple Inc.'s Macintosh computers at the end of October.The software maker also said it will give free upgrades to people who buy the existing Office for Mac before the new version launches.Office for...
Microscan, a global technology leader for track and trace solutions, introduces the newest product release in the NERLITE machine vision line, further demonstrating the company’s commitment to investment in a leading edge machine vision lighting portfolio.
Supertex, Inc. (Nasdaq GS: SUPX), a recognized leader in high voltage analog and mixed signal integrated circuits (ICs), today introduced the SR10, a capacitor-coupled, switched shunt regulator for direct AC line operation.
Fluke Corporation the availability of the its TL 175 TwistGuard Test Leads with a manually adjustable test tip guard for use in changing measurement situations. By twisting the test lead, the user can
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that its high-performance mobile modular instruments have been selected by Seattle University for its College of Science and Engineering Circuits and Systems’ lab upgrade.