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Steve Jobs attacks Adobe Flash as unfit for iPhone

April 29, 2010 8:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple CEO Steve Jobs is going on the offensive against Adobe's Flash technology. He says it has too many bugs, drains batteries too quickly and is too oriented to personal computers to work on the iPhone and iPad.In a statement Thursday, Jobs laid out his reasons for excluding Flash — the most...

Correction: Parametric Technology earnings story

April 29, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

In a story April 27 about Parametric Technology Corp.'s quarterly results, The Associated Press reported erroneously that analysts predicted revenue of $246.4 million for the latest quarter. They projected revenue of $243.1 million.

DisplaySearch Unveils Final Agenda for LED Forum 2010

April 29, 2010 7:22 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

DisplaySearch today announced the final agenda for its upcoming DisplaySearch LED Forum 2010, which will be held at the Tokyo Conference Center Shinagawa in Tokyo, Japan on May 11, 2010.

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Physicist finds colder isn't always slower as electron emissions increase at temps down to -452 F

April 29, 2010 7:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Indiana University) Working with highly sensitive photomultipliers, Indiana University nuclear physicist Hans-Otto Meyer identified new attributes to a phenomenon called cryogenic electron emission.

Scottish Highland Wildcats

April 29, 2010 7:20 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

Once again remote camera monitors have captured wild cats. What fun Cameras capture secret life of the ‘Highland tiger’ A new research project in the Highlands has provided a rare insight into the secret world of one of Britain’s most endangered and elusive...

Kodak posts profit, but misses view, shares tumble

April 29, 2010 6:30 am | by BEN DOBBIN - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Eastman Kodak Co. said Thursday it posted a $119 million profit in the first quarter in contrast to a steep loss a year ago, lifted by inkjet printer sales and a settlement deal with Samsung Electronics Co. over disputed digital-imaging technology.Revenue rose 31 percent, matching Wall Street...

Dual SAS-SATA redriver supports speeds up to 6Gbps

April 29, 2010 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX4952B, a dual-channel buffer designed to redrive SAS/eSATA/SATA signals at speeds up to 6.0Gbps on both the transmit and receive channels. This device preserves signal integrity at the receiver by reestablishing full output levels, and it can reduce total system jitter (TJ) by squaring the signal.

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Sensorless Brushless Gearmotors Eliminate Position Sensors and Wiring

April 29, 2010 5:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

In response to OEMs seeking higher energy efficiency and power density as well as simpler assembly and increased design life for their equipment, gearmotor and electric motor manufacturer, Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. introduces its new line of sensorless brushless DC (SBLDC) parallel shaft gearmotors with powers up to 1/6 hp (124 watts).

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Battelle Honors Paul Kalb as Brookhaven Lab's 'Inventor of the Year'

April 29, 2010 5:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Paul Kalb, a leading engineer in environmental research at Brookhaven Lab, will be honored as Brookhaven’s “Inventor of the Year” by Battelle, the global science and technology company that, together with Stony Brook University, manages Brookhaven Lab.

Kodak returns to profit in 1st-Qtr, revenue rises

April 29, 2010 4:30 am | by BEN DOBBIN - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Eastman Kodak Co. said Thursday it posted a $119 million profit in the first quarter in contrast to a steep loss a year ago, lifted by inkjet printer sales and a settlement deal with Samsung Electronics Co. over disputed digital-imaging technology.Revenue rose 31 percent, matching Wall Street...

What Do You Think of Electric 'Cars of the Future'?

April 29, 2010 4:20 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

On Tuesday, Shannon wrote about plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and all-electric vehicles. DOE is has a number of projects in the works to encourage development and adoption of these vehicles. While the flying "cars of the future" we imagined in years past have not come to fruition,...

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Alpha and Omega prices IPO within range

April 29, 2010 3:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chip maker Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. said late Wednesday it priced its initial public offering within expectations, raising $91.5 million.The Sunnyvale, Calif., company sold 3.4 million shares and its shareholders sold 1.7 million to initial investors for $18 apiece.Shares had been...

Taiwan computer maker Acer posts profit in Q1

April 29, 2010 2:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Acer Inc., the world's second largest computer vendor, said Thursday its quarterly profit surged 62 percent to 3.3 billion New Taiwan dollars ($105 million) on a rebound of global computer demand.Total revenue for the January-March quarter grew 36 percent to NT$162 billion ($5 billion) from a...

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Kaiser new VP of Wis.-based Journal Communications

April 29, 2010 2:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel editor Marty Kaiser has been named a vice president of Journal Communications Inc., the newspaper's parent company.Kaiser has been editor and senior vice president of the Journal Sentinel since 1997. He previously served as the managing editor of the Journal Sentinel...

Chartwell Pulls Off "The Italian Job(TM)"

April 28, 2010 8:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

http://www.chartwelltechnology.com () —Chartwell Technology Inc. ("Chartwell" or the "Corporation") (TSX: CWH), a leading provider of games, gaming systems and platform for the regulated online casino gaming industry announces the launch of the new "The Italian Job" slot at bwin, the world's...

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