Norway's Opera Software ASA reported Monday an 87 percent drop in fourth quarter profits, due to increased operating costs and a dip in revenue.The Oslo-based company said net profit for the quarter tumbled to 3.7 million kroner ($625,000) from 29.3 million kroner the year before.Revenue for...
Bdelloid rotifers haven’t had sex for at least thirty million years. Most asexual animals are doomed to extinction. The excellent show, Science Friday, looks at the extraordinary adaptations that allow rotifers to thrive sex-free. For millions of years, the rotifers have reproduced...
Micron, Nanya Unveil 42-Nanometer DRAM Process Technology – Reduces Memory Power Consumption, Increases PerformanceFebruary 21, 2010 1:22 pm | by Micron | News | Comments
Boise, Idaho, and Taoyuan, Taiwan , Monday, February 08, 2010 – Micron Technology, Inc. and Nanya Technology C
California Micro Devices Reports December Quarter Results
ESPOO, FINLAND, and SANTA CLARA, CALIF., Feb. 15, 2010 – In a significant development in the convergence of communications and computing, Intel Corporation and Nokia are merging their popular Moblin and Maemo software platforms.
Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), in response to growing market demand for 3.3V optocoupler solutions, has developed 3.3V optocoupler products that offer excellent isolation, strong noise immunity and superior performance over a wide temperature range (up to 110°C).
International Rectifier today introduced a family of HEXFET power MOSFETs including the IRFH6200TRPbF that delivers the industry's lowest on-state resistance.
LTC3127: 4% Accurate Programmable Average Input Current Limit Buck-Boost DC/DC Converter Delivers Maximum Current from Limited PowerSources for High Peak Power ApplicationsFebruary 21, 2010 1:21 pm | by Linear Technology | News | Comments
The LTC3127 is a wide VIN range, highly efficient, 1.35MHz fixed frequency buck-boost DC/DC converter that operates from input voltages above, below or equal to the output voltage. The LTC3127 features programmable average input current limit, making it ideal for power-limited input...
National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE:NSM) will release its third quarter fiscal year 2010 results after the market close at approximately 1 p.m. PST on Thursday, March 11. ...
Renesas Technology to Release R8C/Mx MCU Series with Power Consumption among the Lowest in the Industry and First R8C to Support 1.8V ReprogrammingFebruary 21, 2010 1:20 pm | by Renesas | News | Comments
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Feb 9, 2010—Renesas Technology America, Inc., today announced the release of the R8C/Mx Series of low-pin-count MCUs with on-chip flash memory (flash MCUs) offering power consumption among the lowest in the industry and a cost optimized peripheral set for...
VoIP penetration among US businesses will increase rapidly over the next few years, reaching 79% by 2013, compared to 42% at the end of 2009.
WiMAX modems and gateways will dominate the WiMAX chipset market, representing nearly 50% of the market on a unit basis in 2013.
Consumers warned not to use ear candles because they can cause serious injuries, even when used according to the manufacturer’s directions.
This video shows the robot has a ways to go to become a decent ping pong opponent. But progress is being made. How soon before I can have fun competing with some robot basketball players? TOPIO can play table tennis with human beings. It has a head, two hands and six legs. It can [...]