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Qwest, CenturyTel to Merge

April 22, 2010 8:21 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

CenturyTel said it will buy Qwest in an all-stock deal valuing the company at about $10.6 billion, combining two of the largest U.S. landline operators in one of the biggest U.S. telecom deals in years.

16.2 V Ultracapacitors are Optimized for Energy Storage

April 22, 2010 7:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tecate Industries announced the release of the PBD PowerBurst Ultracapacitor Modules. Tecate's newest multi-cell modules were developed together with Maxwell, and employ their radial 350F, 2.7 V ultracapacitor cells to facilitate


Verizon Earnings Fall 75%; Health Care Reform Cited

April 22, 2010 7:22 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

The results include a charge to reflect a change in health care law regarding the tax treatment of benefits.


Nokia Tumbles on Weak Report

April 22, 2010 7:22 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Nokia posted a weaker-than-expected net profit and cut its margin outlook as competition intensified in the premium smartphone market, sending shares sharply lower.

Supposed new iPhone 4G - leaked by Gizmodo

April 22, 2010 6:40 am | Videos | Comments

Technology blogging website Gizmodo claim to have got their hands on the new Apple iPhone. They made this video demonstrating its appearance and external features.


Queen’s Award Presented to DuPont for Increasing Efficiency of Solar Cells

April 22, 2010 6:26 am | News | Comments

Her Majesty the Queen, head of state of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth, has awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category to DuPont for the continuous development of DuPont Solamet photovoltaic metallization paste.


Diversified Opportunities, Inc. Announces Planned Acquisition

April 22, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Diversified Opportunities, Inc. (OTCBB: DVOP) announces that the Company has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") to acquire CommerceTel, Inc. ("CommerceTel"). The MOU provides for the parties to negotiate exclusively with one another with the objective of completing the transaction...

How Are You Celebrating Earth Day?

April 22, 2010 5:22 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

Happy Earth Day! Today marks the 40th anniversary of celebrating Earth Day, and we hope you're getting into the spirit and committing to protecting the environment and saving energy. Check out EERE's Earth Day Web site and interactive animation for some great ideas and information to get...


MIMO Over-the-Air: Facing the Challenges of Testing Wireless MIMO Devices

April 22, 2010 5:08 am | by Jukka-Pekka Nuutinen, EB, Elektrobit, | Articles | Comments

There seems to be no end to the demand of higher data rate applications and performance requirements as the number of new mobile devices continues to increase dramatically. The usage of mobile devices has evolved from voice only to multimedia messaging, downloading emails, web browsing, online gaming, video calls, social networking etc.


TransGaming Retains US-Based Financial Communications Agency

April 22, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —TransGaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TNG), a leader in the development of innovative software portability products that facilitate the deployment of video games across multiple platforms, today announced it has initiated a new corporate communications program to improve...

A Visit to a Microwave Anechoic Chamber

April 22, 2010 4:29 am | Videos | Comments

Step inside the NPL microwave anechoic chamber which provides a low reflection environment for the accurate characterisation of antennas.


DynaVox prices IPO at bottom of expected range

April 22, 2010 3:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

DynaVox Inc., which provides software for people with speech and learning disabilities, priced its initial public offering at the bottom of the expected range late Wednesday, raising $140.6 million.The Pittsburgh company was one of seven expected to price shares Wednesday.DynaVox sold 9.4...

SPS Commerce prices IPO within expected range

April 22, 2010 3:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SPS Commerce Inc., which provides supply chain software services to businesses, priced its initial public offering within its expected range Wednesday night, raising $49.1 million.SPS Commerce and its shareholders sold 4.1 million shares, more than expected, to initial investors for $12 apiece....


Canadian contract manufacturer Celestica boosts Q1 profit

April 22, 2010 3:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Celestica Inc. (TSX:CLS) says its first-quarter profit was up dramatically from a year ago, rising to US$25.9 million or 11 cents per share.That's up from US$19.2 million or eight cents per share, an increase of nearly 35 per cent.The Toronto-based contract manufacturer, which makes products in...

LG Display turns Q1 profit as sales, prices gain

April 22, 2010 2:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

LG Display, the world's second-largest manufacturer of liquid crystal displays used in flat screen televisions and other products, booked a profit in the first quarter from a loss last year as sales and prices rose.LG Display earned 649 billion won ($585.5 million) in the three months ended...


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