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eBooks TechZone Sells Out For The 2010 International CES

December 9, 2009 7:39 am | News | Comments

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced that space for the eBooks TechZone at the 2010 International CES, dedicated to the latest digital and eBook technologies and services, has sold out since its official launch in June.


2010 CES Gaming Showcase to Increase by More Than 50 Percent

December 9, 2009 7:31 am | News | Comments

The 2010 International CES , the world's largest consumer technology tradeshow, will feature the latest in gaming hardware and software in the largest Gaming Showcase in CES history. The Gaming Showcase will feature advancements in online gaming and gaming-related product debuts all in one centralized location. The International CES returns to Las Vegas January 7-10, 2010. 


WALLS + FORMS to Debut New Wall And Floor Retail System for Electronics at CES 2010

December 9, 2009 7:04 am | News | Comments

Walls + Forms will debut a new wall and floor retail system that keeps up with today’s technologies with ease and confidence at its booth #15316 of the CES Show in Las Vegas. The show runs from January 7 through 10, 2010.


Bug or Windshield?

December 9, 2009 6:30 am | Blogs | Comments

As I write this blog in early December the Dow is reaching 14 month highs, indicating a belief that the worst is behind us.  While many believe there will be more bumps in the road and the unemployment picture hasn’t improved much, the tide is changing.   Thoughts are shifting from conservation of resources to the best deployment of resources to generate growth as consumer demand improves.


Controller Board Uses ATOM Z540 Processor

December 9, 2009 6:19 am | Renesas | Product Releases | Comments

Orchid Technologies has integrated Atom Z540 Processors into industrial controller applications, vision system applications, communications processors, and handheld devices.


Human Fall Detection Using New MEMS Accelerometer Technology

December 9, 2009 6:10 am | by Ning Jia, field applications engineer, Analog Devices, Inc., | Articles | Comments

For humans, an unobserved fall can have very serious consequences. In some cases, the initial injury can become more traumatic if not treated within a short time. In other cases, an individual can suffer an accidental fall as the result of weakness or dizziness due to a diminished self-care and self-protective ability.


Analyst: Apple tablet computer may arrive by March

December 9, 2009 6:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Oppenheimer analyst Yair Reiner said Wednesday the tablet computer Apple Inc. is rumored to be working on could launch as early as late March or April based on his recent checks.Apple executives have not directly acknowledged the allegedly forthcoming product, which would be a cross between a...

Digi's Spectrum Design Solutions Collaborates with Qualcomm to Promote Wireless M2M Designs Incorporating Gobi Technology

December 9, 2009 5:50 am | by Digi International | News | Comments

Spectrum Design Solutions reduces time-to-market of Gobi-enabled wireless M2M products


Ultracapacitors Make Battery Modules Greener

December 9, 2009 5:18 am | by Michael Tentnowski, vice president of marketing and business development of Ioxus, | Articles | Comments

In order to see how ultracapacitors make battery modules greener, one needs to have a basic description of the devices.  Batteries rely on a chemical reaction to dissipate stored energy. There is no chemical reaction in ultracapacitors, as they store energy in an electrostatic field.


System Optimization for Netbooks, Ultra-mobile PCs, and Mobile Internet Devices

December 9, 2009 5:07 am | by Jinrong Qian, Battery Charge Management Manager, Distinguished Member Technical Staff, Texas Instruments, | Articles | Comments

Small-size and low-cost netbooks, ultra-mobile PCs (UMPC) and mobile internet devices (MIDs) are becoming more popular and gaining wide user acceptance. The Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery charging system used in these portable devices is much more sophisticated than that used in cellular phones.


An Overview of the Virgin Galactic Spaceliner

December 9, 2009 5:00 am | Videos | Comments

Richard Branson unveiled his Virgin Galactic spaceliner for tourists willing to pay 200,000 dollars a ticket Monday for a trip into the weightlessness of space in a craft designed to make the perilous return home "like a giant shuttlecock."


SCIA "Saturday Winter Conference" Is a Success

December 9, 2009 5:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —Southern California Investment Association, Inc. has had an exciting "Winter Conference" welcoming Brokers, Institutions, Funds and Accredited Investors looking for new opportunities Saturday, Dec. 5th, 2009 from 8:00 a.m. registration including buffet breakfast,...

DealerAdvance Acquires Interest in Spectrum Broadcasting

December 9, 2009 5:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

DealerAdvance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DLAD) (soon to become Cabal Communications Corporation) today announced that it has acquired an interest in Spectrum Broadcasting. On November 13, 2009 the Company announced that it had signed a letter of intent with Spectrum. Today's announcement confirms the...


Optimizing Multicore for Networking Applications

December 9, 2009 4:44 am | by Millind Mittal, Sr. Director of Technology, AppliedMicro, | Articles | Comments

Today’s high-performance processors for networking applications utilize a multi-core approach that benefits from packet and flow level parallelism inherent to network processing. Multicores optimized for networking applications typically augment general-purpose processor cores...


StorFirst EAS Technology Provides Highly Scalable, Instant Access to Cloud Infrastructure

December 9, 2009 4:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —Seven10 Storage Software, a leader in enterprise archiving and disaster recovery ( technology, today announced that its StorFirst EAS file system software is fully integrated with EMC@ Atmos@ through the EMC...



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