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Future Design Needs for Next-Generation Radar and EW Systems

May 5, 2010 4:54 am | Articles | Comments

Next-generation FPGA-based processing platforms for radar and electronic warfare (EW) systems provide a substantial increase in computational resources, as well as greatly easing the implementation effort in a floating-point datapath.


SoC Empowers Smart-Grid Devices

May 5, 2010 4:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Dedicated to energy savings and optimization, the ASMgrid Smart Grid System-on-Chip addresses the emerging Smart Meter and Home Area Network (HAN) market.


Unica NetInsight Optimises Interactive Marketing Initiatives for Leading European Gaming Company

May 5, 2010 3:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Unica Corporation ( (NASDAQ: UNCA), the recognized leader in marketing software ( solutions, today announced that Paddy Power, one of the UK's largest gaming companies and the largest in Ireland, has selected Unica's...


Glentel reports Q1 profit of $2.3 million, sales up from year ago

May 4, 2010 5:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Glentel Inc. (TSX:GLN) said Tuesday that it earned $2.3 million in its latest quarter, down from $2.4 million a year ago.The company said the profit amounted to 21 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended March 31 compared with a profit of 22 cents per share a year ago. Revenue totalled...

NJ gov's high court pick a career corporate lawyer

May 4, 2010 3:30 pm | by BETH DeFALCO - Associated Press Writers - Associated Press | News | Comments

Regardless of when Legislators take up the nomination debate, Gov. Chris Christie's first pick for the state Supreme Court is decidedly different than most of the sitting judges.Unlike the majority of justices, who are former prosecutors or have worked in government, Christie's pick — Anne...


Omni-focus video camera to revolutionize industry

May 4, 2010 2:22 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Toronto) University of Toronto, a world-leading research university, announces a breakthrough development in video camera design. The omni-focus video camera, based on an entirely new distance-mapping principle, delivers automatic real-time focus of both near and far field...

Glu Mobile narrows 1Q loss, revenue falls 17 pct

May 4, 2010 1:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Mobile game publisher Glu Mobile Inc. said Tuesday it narrowed its loss in the first quarter, but its revenue fell and it expects the slowness to continue through the third quarter.For January through March, Glu said its net loss was $3.7 million, or 12 cents per share. A year ago, the company...

New Stanford-led program aims to produce insights into brain injury, recovery

May 4, 2010 1:22 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Stanford University) With $14.9 million of federal funding, the four-university research team will seek to develop new technology and lay the basic research foundation for improved therapies for brain trauma.


Photovoltaic Encapsulant Touts Desirable Power Delivery

May 4, 2010 11:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Oerlikon Solar and DuPont have collaborated on a new thin white reflective solar PV encapsulant sheet, called DuPont PV5223. This latest addition to the DuPont PV5200 Series of PVB sheets enables easy manufacturing of next-generation thin film PV modules that are said to not only


World-Herald sells subsidiary to e-Dialog

May 4, 2010 11:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A Massachusetts arm of GSI Commerce, Inc., has bought MBS, a database marketing company owned by a division of the Omaha World-Herald Co.The deal was announced Monday by e-Dialog, which is based in Burlington, Mass. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of GSI Commerce, which is based in King of...

Widetronix Corp. receives federal funding

May 4, 2010 11:21 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

A company that uses Cornell-developed technology to create low-power, long-lasting batteries has received a $2.2 million boost from the federal government.

Thermoharvester Provides Infinite Life for Industrial Sensor Apps

May 4, 2010 11:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Micropelt launched a commercial energy harvester for wireless applications. The TE-Power PROBE can is suited for use with modern WirelessHART, ISA100 and similar transmitters, according to the company. Mounting the device to a hot side of 20°C above ambient is


IDC says chip revenue dropped 9 percent last year

May 4, 2010 10:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A new study shows worldwide semiconductor revenue fell 9 percent to $225.1 billion in 2009.The figures, released Tuesday by market research firm Interactive Data Corp., showed the industry's slump was more severe in the beginning of 2009 as the recession deepened.Because of a rebound in the...


Vivitrol (naltrexone for extended-release injectable suspension): Medication Guide Required for Patients

May 4, 2010 10:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Patients to be informed of risk of severe injection site reactions.


LED with Integrated Lens Improves Vision System Operation

May 4, 2010 9:48 am | Osram Opto Semiconductors | Product Releases | Comments

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors’ infrared DRAGON SFH 4236 adds depth to the IR DRAGON family by maximizing radiant intensity from a small form factor. The new infrared DRAGON is designed for applications that require narrow radiation characteristics from limited board space...



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