There is no question the overwhelming majority of ‘mechanical’ energy utilized in this country has as its source the output of Heat Engines, i.e. devices that convert stored solar energy in fossil fuels to ‘mechanical work’.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. has introduced a family of ultra-wideband fixed attenuator pads with a unique through-die via and split ground configuration that provide improved high frequency return loss, attenuation tolerance, flatness, and power handling performance.
Bookseller Barnes & Noble announced a CEO switch Thursday, elevating the president of its Web site to lead the company and replace Steve Riggio.The company said Riggio will be actively involved with the company and will stay on as vice chairman.New CEO William Lynch helped launch the company's...
The Commission has taken further steps against Austria, Ireland, Greece and Luxembourg because it believes these Member States are breaking EU law, creating obstacles to the free movement of goods. The Commission is bound to ensure that EU law is correctly implemented.
Barbara Royce, an employee of Brookhaven Lab since 1980, will be honored for her dedicated community service work at the Town of Brookhaven’s 24th Annual Women’s Recognition Night on March 25 at Town Hall in Farmingville.
This motor has the same mounting and shaft configuration as all NEMA 23 stepping motors. If you have room for a slightly larger body (3.55mm) you can achieve 75% more torque than your current NEMA 23 stepping motor.
HTC Corp., the Taiwanese cell phone maker sued by Apple for patent infringement, said Thursday it will defend itself against charges that it lifted iPhone technology.In his first public comment on the suit, HTC chief Peter Chou said the company "disagrees with Apple's actions," though he did...
IBM's Japan unit said Thursday it will fight an assessment by tax authorities, who reportedly investigated the company for failing to declare more than $4.4 billion in income.IBM Japan could be ordered to pay the Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau more than 30 billion yen ($332 million) in back...
Sony's "chief transformation officer" is working to keep the electronics company focused on improving efficiency and streamlining operations.
Tencent may be the biggest Internet company most people outside China have never heard of. It boasts hundreds of millions of users for its instant-messaging service and a market cap of $38 billion.
Citing the launch of Google Buzz, outgoing Federal Trade Commissioner Pamela Jones Harbour said technology companies are setting a dangerous precedent of publicly exposing consumer data, particularly during the rollout of new products.
(American Institute of Physics) The following press conferences will take place during the March Meeting of the American Physical Society (APS), to be held March 15-19, 2010 in the Portland Convention Center.
Walt Mossberg says the X100e and the Edge offer relatively low-price and colorful alternatives to the traditional model, without too many compromises on its keyboard.
Giving a boost to eastern Washington, state lawmakers on Wednesday passed a temporary sales-tax break for companies that build and operate server farms in rural areas.The sales and use tax exemption, which would take effect in April and last until 2018, applies to server equipment, software and...
As Apple builds its electronic bookstore, Amazon is trying to use its clout to hold on to its early lead in the market.