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Investment Firms Buy Into Sina

November 27, 2009 6:56 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Three investment firms, including Sequoia Capital, are joining Sina Corp.'s management to invest $180 million in the company as they attempt to reinvigorate China's largest internet portal, according to people familiar with the situation.

Stryker Operating Room System II Surgical Navigation System - Recall

November 27, 2009 2:51 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

A potential for the navigation PC SPC-1 component to stop working which could result in potential harms associated with this failure.

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Online Retail Battle Heats Up

November 27, 2009 1:59 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Major Retailers including Target, J.C. Penney and Best Buy put Black Friday discounts online early in another sign that retailers are worried about holiday sales.

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Taking an Open-Source Approach to Hardware

November 26, 2009 1:57 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

The palm-sized Arduino serves as an electronic brain running everything from high school robots to high-end art installations. It is an effort to bring an open-source development approach to hardware and spur innovation by allowing duplication.

Rogers Cuts 3% of Staff, Adds to Stake in Rival

November 26, 2009 12:57 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Canada's Rogers Communications said it is cutting about 900 positions, mostly mid-level managers, and said it had increased its stake in rival Cogeco Cable.

IPhone Shakes Up Korea

November 26, 2009 7:56 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Apple's iPhone is set to go on sale in South Korea, a country that prides itself on cutting-edge technology but where the government raised trade barriers on smart phones.

EU Charges TV Tube Manufacturers

November 26, 2009 5:59 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

The European Commission said it has sent formal antitrust charges to cathode ray tube manufacturers, used in televisions and computers, on suspicion that they operated a cartel.

A Wired-Up Portable PlayStation

November 26, 2009 5:59 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Willa Plank tests the new PlayStation Portable, PSPgo, which adds Internet functionality to its game prowess.

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Tesco to Sell iPhone in U.K.

November 26, 2009 2:59 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

The British retailer said it will sell Apple's iPhone in the U.K., potentially bringing its lower-priced ethos to the smartphone market.

Sony Looks to 3-D TVs to Drive Growth

November 26, 2009 2:59 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Sony said it sees 3-D compatible televisions accounting for up to half of all the TVs sold by the company in three years.

Unified Communications is Migrating to ‘The Cloud’

November 25, 2009 1:56 pm | by In-Stat | News | Comments

Unified communications is migrating to ‘the cloud’, as vendors begin positioning it as a service rather than a product

Traditional and Pay TV Services Migrating Infrastructure to More Efficient CDN and Data Center Models

November 25, 2009 11:57 am | by In-Stat | News | Comments

Traditional Video-on-Demand services, and traditional “siloed” video services currently use a great deal of proprietary, or industry-specific, equipment

Chemical engineering undergrad wins first in AIChE poster contest

November 25, 2009 10:55 am | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

Humberto Reyna Jr., an undergraduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has won first place in an undergraduate research poster session at the national meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Competing in...

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Graduate students receive Deisler Fellowships

November 25, 2009 10:55 am | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

Dany Jair Munoz-Pinto and Zuyi (Jacky) Huang, graduate students in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, each have been named a recipient of the Paul and Ellen Deisler Fellowship in Chemical Engineering. These fellowships are awarded on the...

Kaunas to give biomedical engineering seminar Dec. 2

November 25, 2009 10:55 am | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

Dr. Roland Kaunas, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering Texas A&M University, will give a talk Wednesday (Dec. 2) at 3:30 p.m. in Room 203 of the Zachry Engineering Center. Kaunas’s talk, “Coping with Stress — at the Cellular Level,”...

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