David Evans, professor of geology and geophysics, has been named a Faculty Finalist in the New York Academy of Sciences' 2010 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists.
Summer doldrums weighed on the video game industry in June, with U.S. retail sales of hardware, software and accessories down 6 percent from a year earlier, to $1.1 billion.Market researcher NPD Group said Thursday that sales of game software tumbled 15 percent to $531.3 million. Analysts were...
Apple doesn't plan to recall the iPhone 4. Apple engineers were aware of the risks of the new antenna design as early as a year ago, but CEO Steve Jobs liked the design so much that Apple went ahead.
The company would not say who would speak at the event, which comes on the heels of criticism from Consumer Reports.
The company’s revenue beat analysts’ expectations, but its profit missed expectations.
A.M.D. would have made money were it not for a loss related to its investment in factories it spun off a year ago.
TREK introduced its 2200 Series of 40 W High Voltage Amplifiers. The series is positioned as offering a combination of high performance and attractive pricing. The three initial models of the series – Model 2205, 2210 and 2220 – provide
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) University of Illinois engineers have developed a novel direct-writing method for manufacturing metal interconnects that could shrink integrated circuits and expand microelectronics. The technique produces tiny pure metal wires much smaller in...
The ILR School's Jack Goncalo and colleagues find that having narcissists in the workplace has its pros and cons.
A new website backed by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar says it will offer potential visitors to Hawaii the ability to view hotels, shops and tourist attractions in three dimensions and from different angles in an interactive virtual tour.Team Vision Virtual launched 3DHawaii.com on Thursday,...
Tycon Power Systems announced the release of its industrial strength DC to DC converter/POE Inserter for battery powered vehicular and portable applications. The TP-DCDC-1248M accepts 9 V to 36V DC on the wire terminal input and
Apple said it would hold a news conference Friday to discuss its iPhone 4 amid mounting criticism of the smartphone's reception problems.
A recently published study suggested use of ARBs may be associated with a small increased risk of cancer.
Supertex, Inc. introduced the AT9917 and the AT9932, LED lamp driver integrated circuits (ICs), designed specifically for solid-state lighting applications in automobiles, such as head lights, tail lights, indicator lights, dome lights, and panel backlights. These ICs feature technology that is ideal for automotive applications.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen said Thursday that the majority of his wealth will go to philanthropy after his death.The Seattle billionaire says that has been his plan for years.A spokesman for the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, Aaron Blank, said the announcement was a response to last...