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U.S. video viewing site Hulu plans an IPO: report

August 16, 2010 6:16 am | News | Comments

Hulu is planning an initial public offering which could value the U.S. video viewing site at more than $2 billion, the New York Times said.

Intel to buy TI's cable modem unit

August 16, 2010 6:11 am | News | Comments

Intel Corp said on Monday that it would buy the cable modem product line of chip maker Texas Instruments Inc in order to expand its consumer electronics chip business.

Current Shunt Monitors

August 16, 2010 6:10 am | Videos | Comments

This presentation from Digi-Key and Texas Instruments provides a brief overview of current shunt monitors with the intent to give a basic understanding of current shunt monitors and their key parameters.


Home computers aid in discovery of neutron star

August 16, 2010 6:04 am | News | Comments

Ordinary computers like those folks use to send e-mail or surf the Internet are being credited with finding a previously unknown neutron star.

Sealed Plastic Ignition Switches Suit Multiple Applications

August 16, 2010 6:00 am | Videos | Comments

Cole Hersee, a leading manufacturer of heavy-duty electrical and electronic products for the vehicle industry, introduces its new fully-sealed plastic ignition switches.


Spacewalking astronauts plug in new cooling pump

August 16, 2010 5:58 am | News | Comments

Spacewalking astronauts installed a new ammonia pump to the International Space Station on Monday, accomplishing the urgent cooling-system repairs after more than two weeks of impaired operations in orbit.


MagicJack banishes calling costs

August 16, 2010 5:45 am | News | Comments

The company behind the magicJack, the Internet phone gadget heavily advertised on television, has another trick up its sleeve: free phone calls from computers, smart phones and iPads.

FarmVille maker Zynga hires ex-MySpace CEO

August 16, 2010 5:38 am | News | Comments

Zynga, the maker of popular social networking game "FarmVille," has hired former MySpace CEO Owen Van Natta as its executive vice president of business operations.


Satellite images to peek at pools and additions

August 16, 2010 5:30 am | News | Comments

High-tech eyes in the sky - from satellite imagery to sophisticated aerial photography that maps entire communities - are being employed in creative new ways by government officials, a trend that civil libertarians and others fear are eroding privacy rights.

Terminations Handle up to 10 kW Peak

August 16, 2010 5:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Narda, an L-3 Communications company, introduced rugged Model 368BNM and 369BNM high-power terminations that operate up to 18 GHz.


HP awarded $200 M contract to work with Medicare

August 16, 2010 5:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

HP Enterprise Services has been awarded a contract worth up to $200 million to work with Medicare Part B coverage, the company said Monday.HP Enterprise, part of Hewlett-Packard Co. in Palo Alto, Calif., said the contract requires it to improve claims processing and also the delivery of health...

Crystals Offer Customization and Packaging Options

August 16, 2010 5:02 am | Product Releases | Comments

Bliley Technologies has introduced a new customizable, SC Cut (doubly-rotated) crystal series for telecommunications, SATCOM/space and defense applications.


Rehm Thermal Systems shows Solar Equipment for Metallization Lines

August 16, 2010 4:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rehm Thermal Systems presents an advanced new series of drying systems and firing systems for solar cell metallization at EU PVSEC in Valencia, September 6-9, 2010. These Systems offer a range of advanced process features and thermal control that enable PV manufacturers to move their processes to an entirely new level of efficiency and yield.


Intelligent Prosthetics for Natural Movements at electronica

August 16, 2010 4:48 am | News | Comments

electronica 2010 will showcase a world first in medical electronics: a prosthetic leg that moves in response to the wearer's thoughts.


Dell to buy 3Par for $1.13 billion

August 16, 2010 4:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Dell Inc. said Monday it's buying data storage company 3Par Inc. for about $1.13 billion cash.3par, of Fremont, Calif., makes products designed to minimize capacity and energy costs.Dell is offering $18 per share for 3Par, an 87 percent premium over Friday's closing price for the company of...


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