Sony provided new details of a forthcoming motion controller for its PlayStation 3 videogame console, another entry in a field pioneered by Nintendo.
Glentel Inc. (TSX:GLN) says it earned $5 million, or 46 cents per diluted share for the three months ended Dec. 31 compared with a profit of $897,000, or eight cents per share, for the same period in the previous year.
H-P, known to consumers mostly as a printer specialist, is seeking to recast itself as a broader tech company with a new ad campaign featuring rapper Dr. Dre, comedian Rhys Darby and the slogan "Lets Do Amazing."
Irex's DR800SG has a large, sharp screen for comfortable reading, but overall the device is clumsier to use than Amazon's Kindle. It also costs $400—about $140 more than the Kindle.
Analog Device’s AD5791 high-accuracy 20-bit digital-to-analog converter (DAC) is said to be the industry’s first to feature true 1-ppm (parts per million) resolution and accuracy, provides four times greater accuracy and four times more resolution than competing converters. The AD5791 features
The CWRS-4150 Power Shelf from DongAh Elecomm consists of a Shelf Controller, four 1U-high 2,000 W power modules in stacked pairs on the left side of the shelf. On the right is a hinged front-cover plate for easy access to the GMT-style fuses, RS-232 port, and AC interconnections. Rear connections include
Technology management software company CA Inc. said Wednesday that it's buying Nimsoft Inc. for $350 million in cash.The acquisition gives CA a cadre of smaller-company clients served by Nimsoft whose revenues typically run from $300 million to $2 billion. CA historically has focused on serving...
Traditionally pegged as a ground force, the Army is approaching an historic milestone: one million flight hours for its Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). According to COL Christopher Carlile, director, U.S. Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center of Excellence, the Army will hit one million UAS flight hours some time next month.
Rovi Corp. said Wednesday that it plans to issue $400 million of senior notes to buy back shares and pay down debt.Rovi, which provides TV listings data and related services, said the notes will be due in 2040 and will be offered to institutional investors.The company plans to use $159.6...
By watching how energy moves across a device akin to a tiny diving board, researchers are a step closer to creating extraordinarily tiny sensors that can instantly recognize harmful substances.
Device computer may shut down without an alarm, which can lead to serious injuries or death.
First lady Michelle Obama challenged software and video game designers Wednesday to develop games and tools that get kids, especially 9- to 12-year-olds, excited about eating better and exercising more.The carrot? A chance to share in $40,000 in cash prizes.The Apps for Healthy Kids contest is...
Some employees are over-sharing on social-media sites, causing embarrassment and possible financial harm to small enterprises.
(University of Washington) A group of computer scientists have found a way to tame multiprocessor computers, which behave in wildly unpredictable ways even as the systems become widespread in the industry.
(American Chemical Society) Scientists have leaped over a major hurdle in efforts to begin commercial production of a form of carbon that could rival silicon in its potential for revolutionizing electronics devices ranging from supercomputers to cell phones. Called graphene, the material...