AT&T, reaching out to iPad users to explain why their email addresses were released, blamed the incident on "computer hackers" who "maliciously exploited" an attempt by the carrier to speed the process of logging in to its website.
BP is being vilified from the Louisiana marshlands to the White House as its leaking oil well pollutes the Gulf Coast, raising doubts about whether the company can survive the backlash."There are no magic bullets for something like this," said Tony Jaques, a crisis management consultant in...
The Guggenheim Foundation and Google initiate YouTube Play, a channel enabling video artists to apply for a spot in a four-museum biennial Guggenheim exhibition.
A string of 10 suicides this year at the Foxconn complex has brought intense scrutiny of Hon Hai Precision Industry of Taiwan, the owner of Foxconn.
The site, Cambio, is being billed as a next-generation video network, where entertainers can connect with their fans.
In the list of winners in India's auction for broadband wireless spectrum, unveiled today, one stands out: Qualcomm Inc. of San Diego.
The eleventh annual charity auction of lunch with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett brought in more than $2.6 million, breaking the previous record of $2.1 million by investor Zhao Danyang
STMicroelectronics announced a miniature, digital temperature sensor targeting portable devices. The STTS751 is mounted on the circuit board to feedback accurate temperature data allowing the system to
Micronas has introduced its Hall-effect transducer CUR 3105 for applications such as battery monitoring e.g. in hybrid/electrical cars, DC-DC converters, start-stop-systems or metering systems. In combination with a flux concentrator, the CUR 3105 is able to
HBM’s data recorder GEN2i is targeted for the sectors of maintenance, service and commissioning. The instrument is equipped with four, eight or sixteen input channels and therefore offers flexibility, even for demanding measurement tasks. The palette of input amplifiers ranges from
The Federal Trade Commission will open an investigation to determine if Apple Inc.'s mobile software business practices are squashing competitors, according to a report published Friday.The Wall Street Journal said the FTC will start an investigation, citing people familiar with the situation....
The owners of three Connecticut restaurants are reeling from Gov. M. Jodi Rell's veto of a bill on Friday that would have allowed off-track betting programs to be televised in their businesses, saying it kills their plans to hire more workers.In one case, an owner said it's unlikely he can...
Participants in Pianofest, a summer workshop held in the Hamptons, will be showcased in two recitals at Brookhaven Lab on Wednesday, June 30, and Wednesday, July 28, at noon in Berkner Hall.
Turkey's President Abdullah Gul has used his Twitter page to condemn his country's ban on YouTube and some Google services. "I know there are lots of complaints about bans on YouTube and Google," Gul said in a tweet posted on June 10.
Tiffiny Britton has been named assistant vice chancellor for external affairs for the Engineering Program of The Texas A&M University System. In this position, Britton will handle external affairs for three agencies, the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), the Texas...