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Calif. state workers brace for minimum wage

July 3, 2010 2:06 am | by JUDY LIN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Some California state workers are preparing to tap into their savings while others already are cutting expenses as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's minimum wage order moved one step closer to reality.On Friday, the Schwarzenegger administration won an appellate court ruling saying it has the...

Cepheid Xpert MRSA/SA Blood Culture Assay for Use with the GeneXpert Dx System: Class I Recall

July 2, 2010 5:20 pm | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

The firm received increasing numbers of complaints for false negative MRSA results. False negative could result in incorrect treatment or delay of care for patients with MRSA infection.


Worker in trouble for snarky iPhone-Evo video

July 2, 2010 2:05 pm | by MARIA SUDEKUM FISHER - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

When Brian Maupin made two snarky online videos poking fun at zealots of the iPhone and the Evo phone, he thought it was just a good way to vent some of the frustrations inherent in selling smart phones.His employer, Best Buy, thought otherwise, even though the retailer, which sells both...


LIFEPAK 20 and LIFEPAK 20e External Defibrillator/Monitors by Physio-Control Inc.: Class I Recall Due To Power Supply Failure

July 2, 2010 10:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

A power supply assembly failure can result in the inability to deliver defibrillation therapy.


Renaissance Learning appoints CEO

July 2, 2010 10:06 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Renaissance Learning Inc., which makes curriculum and academic assessment products, said Friday that it has appointed Glenn R. James as CEO.James, who was most recently a principal with Technology Consulting Corp., replaces co-founder Terrance Paul, who will become chairman of the board. The...

General Dynamics gets $51.8M contract modification

July 2, 2010 10:05 am | News | Comments

General Dynamics Corp. said Friday it will perform maintenance, repairs, alterations, and testing on the nuclear submarine USS New Mexico.General Dynamics said its Electric Boat division received a $51.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy. Electric Boat will start work on the...

CES 2010: Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner

July 2, 2010 8:29 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

A demonstration of the Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner from the show floor of CES 2010. The Mint uses "Northstar Guidance" to track where it cleans.


CES 2010: Asus Eee PC T91 Touchscreen Netbook

July 2, 2010 8:29 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Video of Technical Editor, Jason Lomberg, trying out Asus' T91 Multi-touch Netbook PC.


Thermaltake Level 10 Full Tower Case

July 2, 2010 8:29 am | by TigerDirectBlog | Videos | Comments

The Thermaltake VL30001N1Z Level 10 Super-Gaming Modular Full Tower Case is the culmination of performance, design and innovation in computer chassis. The design allows gamers to experience the power of their high-end computers through the design itself. Iconic design combined with...


Truetouch Tablet Demo

July 2, 2010 8:28 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor demonstrates tablet-sized capacitive touchscreen with true multi-touch all-point capability.


NXT Segway with Leaning Rider

July 2, 2010 8:28 am | by nxtprograms | Videos | Comments

This is the "NXT Segway with Rider" project for NXT 2.0 from See free building instructions and programs at


Google Buzz Demo: Twitter Killer?

July 2, 2010 8:28 am | by SoldierKnowsBest | Videos | Comments



MORE Misa Digital Guitar

July 2, 2010 8:27 am | by misadigital | Videos | Comments

misa digital guitar running linux kernel 2.6.31. sydney, australia. the misa digital guitar can connect to any MIDI compatible sound source. practically every modern synthesizer / sampler / etc is MIDI compatible - it is a standard that has existed for over 20 years. in this video i have...


An e-mail counting t-shirt

July 2, 2010 8:27 am | by cjbprime | Videos | Comments

There's a blog post about the shirt at, and source code at If you'd like to distribute the video, you're welcome to under the terms of the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA license.


Texas Instruments Chats About Droid X

July 2, 2010 8:27 am | by texasinstrumentsVlog | Videos | Comments

Members of the TI team discuss the Droid X features leveraging TI technology.



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