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Zain Expects Bharti Pacts Soon

March 25, 2010 6:25 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Kuwait's Mobile Telecommunications, or Zain, said it is likely to sign definite agreements in the coming days to sell most of its African assets to India's Bharti Airtel.

On Optical Bonding and Multi-touch Panels

March 25, 2010 6:00 am | by Phil Spivey, President and CEO, Ocular ( | Blogs | Comments

With touch panel solutions making their way into a wide variety of applications, system designers have seen the light – both literally and figuratively – when it comes to human interfaces with touch panel displays.


Driver Modules Power Mid-size, Multi-string, LED backlit LCDs

March 25, 2010 5:55 am | Endicott Research Group | Product Releases | Comments

The SFDMD Series is designed for applications that require a small footprint with high efficiency and brightness stability over a wide input voltage range, such as medical patient monitors, POS, kiosk, ATM, gaming and GPS displays. Less than 5 mm high, with a footprint of 2.782” (70.66 mm) x 0.96” (24.4 mm), drivers offer


Building It Up-Breaking It Down with iSuppli

March 25, 2010 5:42 am | Articles | Comments

Building It Up/Breaking It Down with iSuppli provides a quick look inside the latest products, highlighting some of the components used. Today we take a look inside the Apple iMac Desktop Computer.


SMT Metal Battery Holder Eases Replacement

March 25, 2010 5:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Renata is offering the SMTMxxxx Series of battery holders that will house various lithium manganese dioxide bare cells, including the CR1225, CR1632, CR2032, CR2025, CR2325, CR2430, and CR2450. This holder provides


PCB connector eliminates need for board-to-board connectors

March 25, 2010 5:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

ITT Interconnect Solutions, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of connectors, interconnects, and cable assemblies, has eliminated the need to use board-to-board connectors with its new cost-saving plastic connector.


QHR Completes $1,040,000 Private Placement

March 25, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

QHR Technologies Inc. ("QHR" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: QHR) is pleased that the TSX Venture Exchange has accepted QHR's $1,040,000 non-brokered private placement for filing documentation on March 22, 2010. The Company announced the private placement on March 10, 2010 and completed the private...


Perceptron Launches New Website

March 25, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP), a leading provider of non-contact measurement and inspection solutions for industrial and commercial applications, announced today the launch of its new corporate website, ( , to better reflect its current business and...


Development Kit Jump Starts DSP Designs

March 25, 2010 5:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Spartan-6 FPGA DSP Development Kit from Avnet enables users to focus on the unique value of their design with an easy entry point for using FPGAs for DSP.


Best Buy 4th quarter profit rises

March 25, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Better sales of notebook computers and flat-panel TVs helped Best Buy's fourth-quarter earnings rise 37 percent, the electronics retailer said Thursday.The news sent shares up nearly 8 percent in premarket trading.Profit for the three months ended Feb. 27 rose to $779 million, or $1.82 per...

Haemonetics completes tender offer for Global Med

March 25, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Blood collection and processing systems maker Haemonetics Inc. said Thursday it completed the $60 million tender offer for Global Med Technologies Inc.The company said last month that it would buy the health information technology company for $1.22 per share, and its preferred stock at about...

What Did You Learn About Your State's Energy Profile?

March 25, 2010 4:23 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

On Tuesday, Amy pointed you to some resources that will help you learn more about your state's energy profile. Check out some of the resources she mentioned, and tell us:


More women in top jobs key to economic growth, says EU report

March 25, 2010 3:27 am | by European Commission | News | Comments

Only one in 10 board members of Europe's biggest listed companies is a woman and all central bank governors in the EU are male. The economy would benefit by having full representation of both men and women in top positions, says a new report presented by the European Commission today. It...


Turkey - OECD welcomes efforts to tackle bribery in international business deals

March 25, 2010 12:25 am | by OECD | News | Comments

Turkey has made significant progress in its efforts to combat bribery in international business deals by fully implementing all but one of the recommendations made by the OECD Working Group on Bribery since 2007, earning praise from the other 37 countries that are Party to the OECD...


Zain Board Approves Bharti Sale

March 24, 2010 8:24 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Kuwait telecommunications firm Zain has approved the sale of most of its African assets to India's Bharti Airtel for approximately $9 billion.


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