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Claims over 2005 jet crash near Colo. city settled

August 19, 2010 5:07 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Court records say family members who sued over a fatal Colorado crash of a jet owned by Circuit City Stores Inc. have reached settlements of their lawsuits.A document filed Thursday in federal court in Denver didn't disclose terms.The crash in February 2005 killed the jet's two pilots and six...

Camelot Information Systems post higher 2Q profit

August 19, 2010 5:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Camelot Information Systems Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit increased from a year ago as the information technology company's revenue nearly doubled, reflecting growth in its enterprise application services business.The company, which is based in Beijing, said net income rose to $3.4...

Intuit 4Q results beat analyst views

August 19, 2010 2:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Finance software maker Intuit Inc. reported fiscal fourth-quarter results Thursday ahead of analyst estimates and predicted results for the first quarter and fiscal 2011 year will also beat Wall Street expectations.Intuit shares rose $2.23, or 5.8 percent, to $41 in after-hours trading, having...

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Petroleum engineering to induct two Distinguished Graduates

August 19, 2010 1:21 pm | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

The Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering will induct two new members to its Academy of Distinguished Graduates. Mark Ellis '79 and Mark Houser '83 will be honored Sept. 9 during the department's Annual Fall Reception and Dinner at the Miramont Country Club, sponsored by...

Yale Computer Scientist Wins Prestigious Nevanlinna Prize

August 19, 2010 12:21 pm | by Yale UniversityYale University | News | Comments

Daniel Spielman, professor of computer science and applied mathematics at Yale University, has won the Rolf...

VCO features typical phase noise of -120 dBc-Hz @ 10KHz offset

August 19, 2010 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek's CVCO55CC-2175-2175 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates at 2175 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V~4.5V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -120 dBc/Hz @ 10KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +7 dBm.

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Software for efficient computing in the age of nanoscale devices

August 19, 2010 11:21 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of California - San Diego) The NSF awards a $10 million, five-year grant to researchers at six universities who will explore "Variability-Aware Software for Efficient Computing with Nanoscale Devices."

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Spring pin socket features cycle life of 500,000 insertions

August 19, 2010 11:08 am | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics recently introduced a new stamped spring pin socket addressing high performance requirements for testing UART serial to parallel data convertor - CBT-QFN-7002. The contactor is a stamped spring pin with 26 gram actuation force per ball and cycle life of 500,000 insertions.

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Near-infrared LED assemblies prove illuminating for day-night security cameras

August 19, 2010 10:58 am | by Trevor Schelp, OPTEK Technology | Articles | Comments

As digital security cameras have become more sophisticated, so has the need to provide the optimal illumination required to produce high-resolution video images in all kinds of ambient light conditions. One of the most widely used types of security cameras is the day/night vision camera...

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Secure Mobile Hardware is Priceless

August 19, 2010 10:46 am | by Linh Hong, Kilopass Technology | Articles | Comments

With smart phones accounting for an increasing share of the mobile handheld market, more services and applications are being added, including premium TV and games, mobile banking, e-commerce, and even airline check-ins.

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Implement Market-driven Secure Microcontrollers

August 19, 2010 10:36 am | by Waqar Qureshi, Atmel | Articles | Comments

With an increasing need for security in the Card Payments industry, there is a growing trend for secure microcontrollers. With an increasing need to reduce card-originated fraud, the Pay TV industry tries to control media fraud, while the ID industry strives to reduce immigration fraud and the Smart Grid to reduce energy fraud.

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Probability Processing Promises Powerful Performance

August 19, 2010 10:33 am | News | Comments

Lyric Semiconductor, a DARPA- and venture-funded MIT spin-out, today emerged from stealth mode to launch a new technology called probability processing.

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CUI Adds 10 and 15 W Models to Low Cost Power Supply Line

August 19, 2010 9:20 am | by Digi-Key | News | Comments

CUI, Inc.’s power line, V-Infinity, and their distributor Digi-Key Corporation, announced the addition of 10 and 15 W models to the VOF series of low cost open frame ac-dc power supplies. The VOF series has a low no-load power consumption of <0.5 W and efficiencies up to 83%. The...

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Switching Regulator Needs No Heat Sink

August 19, 2010 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

V-Infinity announced the addition of a 2-A model to their V78XX switching regulator series. The compact V78XX-2000 series has been designed to be a high performance alternative to linear regulators.

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Sample Kit Offers Current-Compensated Ring-Core Power Chokes

August 19, 2010 8:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

TDK-EPC presents a new sample kit of EPCOS current-compensated ring-core power chokes.

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