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LIN Driver Configuration Tool for PIC Microcontrollers

May 25, 2010 4:29 am | Videos | Comments

This video provides an enlightening overview of the LIN Driver Configuration Tool for PIC Microcontrollers from Microchip.


European SME Week 2010 - Promoting and supporting entrepreneurship

May 25, 2010 4:21 am | by European Commission | News | Comments

VP Antonio Tajani has launched the European SME Week 2010 in Brussels yesterday. This pan-European campaign is designed to promote and support entrepreneurship. Over 3 million people are estimated to participate in the some 1261 events and activities that are being organised in 37...

Like Energy Savers? Tell Your Friends!

May 25, 2010 4:20 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

One of the best things about the latest social tools on the Web is that it's so easy to share information that we find useful, interesting, or entertaining. My friends and the people I follow in social media generally have interests that are similar to mine, so I like it when they share...


Electric Boat to hire 450 at RI facility

May 25, 2010 3:30 am | News | Comments

Officials with submarine maker Electric Boat say the company will add 450 jobs at its Rhode Island facility over the next five years, and spend more than $55 million on new infrastructure as part of the expansion of the Virginia-class nuclear submarine program.Electric Boat president John Casey...

European Parliament adopts energy labelling

May 25, 2010 2:23 am | by European Commission | News | Comments

Günther Oettinger, European Commissioner for Energy, welcomed today's adoption of the Energy Labelling Directive by the European Parliament. The existing Labelling Directive introduced the energy label for household appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, ovens, air-conditioners,...

Telvent names Gonzalez Dominguez new CEO

May 24, 2010 7:30 pm | News | Comments

Spain's Telvent Git SA said Monday that it has named Ignacio Gonzalez Dominguez as the information technology company's new chief executive officer, effective June 1.Gonzalez Dominguez, who has been with the company since 1990, is currently the executive vice president of subsidiary Telvent...

Columbia council endorses IBM project

May 24, 2010 6:30 pm | News | Comments

One week after city leaders hailed an incentive-laden effort to lure IBM and hundreds of new jobs to town, the project easily passed its first hurdle Monday night.The seven-member Columbia City Council voted unanimously to buy an abandoned office building for $3.05 million. Starting in...

Google opens up, divulges its ad commission rates

May 24, 2010 3:30 pm | News | Comments

Google Inc. has finally revealed one of its financial secrets and spelled out how it splits revenue with other websites that show its online ads.The Internet search leader's partners get 68 percent of the revenue from ads placed alongside articles and other content on Web pages. Websites keep...


Federal Tax Credits: 2010 and Beyond

May 24, 2010 3:23 pm | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

The last time we talked about U.S. federal tax credits was in January where we posted 5 (More) Things to Know Before You Claim Your Energy Tax Credit: Part 2. You might think the information is outdated at this point, but that's not the case. (NOTE: This is not the same as the Rebates for...


ATS Corp. announces election of 2 new directors

May 24, 2010 2:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Information-technology provider ATS Corp. said Monday that two new directors were elected to new positions on its board.The new directors: Anita K. Jones, a computer science professor at the University of Virginia and former Pentagon technology official; and James R. Swartwout, formerly co-CEO...

CU telescope debuts on NASA flying observatory

May 24, 2010 2:22 pm | by Cornell University | News | Comments

SOFIA, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, will take flight May 25 along with the Cornell-built FORCAST (the Faint Object InfraRed Camera for the SOFIA Telescope).

Essentials of Genetics Website Reference

May 24, 2010 1:21 pm | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

Scitable is a science library and personal learning tool on genetics developed by Nature. I must admit I am against the closed science stance Nature normally supports. But this is a good effort on their part at actually talking advantage of the internet to openly promote science. I...

IBM to buy AT & T's Sterling unit for $1.4B

May 24, 2010 12:30 pm | News | Comments

IBM Corp. said Monday that it is buying AT&T Inc.'s Sterling Commerce unit, which makes software that helps businesses buy and sell to each other, for $1.4 billion.The deal would be IBM Corp.'s largest acquisition since it bought business software maker Cognos in 2008.Sterling runs...


To attack H1N1, other flu viruses, gold nanorods deliver potent payload

May 24, 2010 12:22 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University at Buffalo) Future pandemics of seasonal flu, H1N1 and other drug-resistant viruses may be thwarted by a potent, immune-boosting payload that is effectively delivered to cells by gold nanorods, report scientists at the University at Buffalo and the US Centers for Disease...


Longtop shares rise after earnings report(2)

May 24, 2010 11:31 am | News | Comments

U.S.-listed shares of Chinese financial software developer Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd. surged Monday after it reported results that beat expectations for its latest quarter.The stock rose $2.82, or 9.1 percent, to $33.86 in afternoon trading.On Saturday, the Hong Kong-based company said...


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