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Digi International Reports First Fiscal Quarter 2010 Results

January 21, 2010 11:51 am | by Digi International | News | Comments

Revenue and Net Income Increase Compared to First Fiscal Quarter 2009 and Fourth Fiscal Quarter 2009

General Dynamics gets $33M armor contract

January 21, 2010 10:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products has received a $33 million extention to provide vehicle armor to the U.S Army.The so-called "reactive armor" tile sets are used on Bradley fighting vehicles.The tiles are designed to withstand direct hits from anti-armor munitions, including...

Researchers study colloid crystal growth

January 21, 2010 9:54 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

In the journal Science, Cornell researchers shed new light on how atoms arrange themselves layer by layer into crystalline thin films.


SolidWorks World - Bigger Than Last Year!!

January 21, 2010 9:54 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Blogs | Comments

Everyone was surprised by the attendance number at SolidWorks World 2009 in Orlando. When Jeff Ray announced the number on stage at the general session, the crowd murmur said it all (Wow. Whoa. Really?). Given the state of the US economy at the time, nobody expected more than 4,000...

Handhelds Sport Safety-conscious Colors

January 21, 2010 9:53 am | Keysight Technologies | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies introduced the U1210 series handheld clamp meters, with up to 1000 A of high-current measurement capability for cables up to 2 inches in diameter. The company also announced an updated range of handheld instruments clad in vivid orange to 


Computer-on-module Uses Mobile-ITX Form Factor

January 21, 2010 9:45 am | Product Releases | Comments

VIA Technologies introduced the VIA EPIA-T700: said to be the first product based on the recently announced Mobile-ITX form factor. It measures 6 cm x 6 cm and is designed for a range of ultra-compact embedded devices in medical, military and in-vehicle applications. The VIA EPIA-T700 can


COM Express Small Form Factor Module Based on Latest Intel CoreT i7 Processor

January 21, 2010 9:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

congatec AG extended its COM Express product family with the highest performance module conga-BM57. It features the latest Intel CoreT i7-620M processor with a core speed of 2.66 GHz, with 4 MByte L2 cache and up to 8 GByte fast (1066 MT/s) dual channel DDR3 memory. This two-chip solution


Imation posts 4Q profit, helped by tax gain

January 21, 2010 9:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Imation Corp., a maker of digital storage products such as hard disk drives, on Thursday posted a profit for the fourth quarter as a tax gain and lower costs offset a 12 percent revenue drop.The company earned $6.7 million, or 18 cents per share, in the quarter compared to a loss of $45.6...


Guidance, Control, and Astrodynamics Seminar Series: Sam Wagner, AER Graduate student, "Target Asteroid Selection for Human Exploration of Near Earth Objects"

January 21, 2010 7:55 am | by Iowa State University | News | Comments

Sam Wagner AER E Grad Student working with Dr. Bong Wie

Meridia (sibutramine hydrochloride): Follow-Up to an Early Communication about an Ongoing Safety Review

January 21, 2010 7:51 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Contraindication to use in patients with history of cardiovascular disease.


Electric Wind

January 21, 2010 6:55 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

photo of William Kamkwamba on his windmill from his blog. I have written about William Kamkwamba before: Inspirational Engineer – Home Engineering: Windmill for Electricity. And along with the post, Make the World Better, donated to his cause. His new book, The Boy Who Harnessed the...

01 Communique Q4 loss widens to $471,397 from $322,590; revenue up slightly

January 21, 2010 6:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

01 Communique Laboratory Inc. (TSX:ONE) said Thursday its fourth-quarter and year-end losses widened despite a slight uptick in the software company's revenue.For the quarter ended Oct. 31, the company generated net and comprehensive loss of $471,397 versus a loss of $322,590 in the year-ago...

Interactive Program Guides Transform as Internet Content Migrates onto the TV

January 21, 2010 5:56 am | by In-Stat | News | Comments

Next-generation Interactive Program Guides (IPG) are emerging that help consumers wade through a proliferation of TV programs, movies, concerts and sporting events.


What Was Your Surprising Energy-Saving Discovery?

January 21, 2010 5:53 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

On Monday, Amy told you how her dog, Matilda, revealed that they were losing a lot of heated air from ducts damaged by


New method turns stem cells into blood vessels cells

January 21, 2010 5:53 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

Weill Cornell researchers have discovered a way to produce 40 times more blood vessel cells from stem cells than previous methods. Such cells will hopefully be used soon to heal damaged tissues.



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