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Backers of electronics recycling seek unified laws

August 23, 2010 6:46 am | News | Comments

Julayna Smith has a problem. Over the years, she has accumulated eight cell phones in trying to keep up with the latest models. Her boyfriend has also started a small Blackberry pile of his own.

Dell and HP shake off slowdown fears

August 23, 2010 6:39 am | News | Comments

Dell Inc and Hewlett-Packard Co dismissed worries about weakening technology demand, reporting broad-based strength from corporate customers and only hints of weakness from consumers.

Lady Gaga to steal Britney Spears' Twitter crown

August 23, 2010 6:31 am | News | Comments

In a symbolic exchanging of the pop princess crown, Lady Gaga will soon become the world's top Twitter user by overtaking current champ Britney Spears' number of followers.

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Panasonic to lift China plasma plant capacity: report

August 23, 2010 6:24 am | News | Comments

Japan's Panasonic Corp will expand the capacity of its plasma display panel plant in China by nearly five times by the financial year to March 2013 in a bid to meet strong demand in the country, the Yomiuri Shimbun reported on Friday.

Digi-Key Corporation and Opto Diode Corporation Announce Signing of Global Distribution Agreement

August 23, 2010 6:21 am | by Digi-Key | News | Comments

Friday, August 20, 2010 - THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota and Newbury Park, California – Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and Opto...

Digi-Key and Harwin Sign Global Distribution Agreement

August 23, 2010 6:21 am | by Digi-Key | News | Comments

August 2010, THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA and Portsmouth, UK — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and Harwin today announced the...

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Pentagon eyes technology to increase efficiency

August 23, 2010 6:14 am | News | Comments

Technology can provide important leverage to help the Defense Department cut costs and increase the efficiency of military spending, the Pentagon's chief technology officer said on Thursday.

India sees solution on BlackBerry emails next week: source

August 23, 2010 6:05 am | News | Comments

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion may provide some solution next week to help Indian security agencies access corporate email by obtaining encrypted data in readable format, a government source said on Friday.

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Study: Astronauts as weak as 80-year-olds in space

August 23, 2010 5:54 am | News | Comments

Astronauts can become as weak as 80-year-olds after six months at the International Space Station, according to a new study that raises serious health concerns as NASA contemplates prolonged trips to asteroids and Mars.

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New Harsh Environment Servo Drives

August 23, 2010 5:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Servo2Go.com announces the release of the 'AZX' series of embedded, extended environment servo drives, from Advanced Motion Controls of Camarillo, CA, designed to conquer the most demanding of applications!

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HP makes $1.5B bid for 3Par, topping Dell's offer

August 23, 2010 5:20 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hewlett-Packard Co. is bidding $1.5 billion for data storage provider 3Par Inc., just a week after rival Dell Inc. agreed to acquire the company for $1.13 billion....

Power Converter Accepts 6V to70V Inputs With Constant Output

August 23, 2010 4:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tech9’s new 3 amp DC to DC converter provides more power (up to 36 volt-amps) than other models in the company’s line of power converters.

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Energy 107 – Solar Cells I

August 23, 2010 4:49 am | by Ken Johnson | Blogs | Comments

This episode pertains to a different kind of solar energy electric power generator, the Photovoltaic Cell (PV), commonly called ‘solar cells’. But before we embark on that subject, a reference was made in the reader Comments of the last episode (ENERGY 106), about another Solar Thermal Energy system...

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New Energy Basics Site: Check It Out!

August 23, 2010 4:21 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

Interested in energy efficiency and renewable energy but a little confused by all the terms? Wondering how the technologies actually work? Maybe you're doing some research or working on a paper and just need a little background info.

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HP makes higher bid for 3Par against rival Dell

August 23, 2010 4:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hewlett-Packard is making a bid of $24 per share for data storage provider 3Par just a week after rival Dell agreed to acquire the company.Hewlett-Packard Co. and Dell Inc. both have been looking to expand from personal computers over the past few years in a search for bigger profits.HP's bid...

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