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ANADIGICS Power Amplifiers Selected for Novatel Phones

February 1, 2010 10:07 am | News | Comments

ANADIGICS, Inc., a leading provider of innovative RF solutions for broadband wireless and wireline communications, today announced that Novatel Wireless has selected its WCDMA/HSPA and EDGE power amplifiers (PAs) for two new wireless HSPA+ Mobile Broadband USB modems. HSPA+ is the next evolution of high-speed packet access (HSPA) wireless broadband technology, offering greater capacity for data throughput compared to current 3G networks.


Farmingdale High School Wins Science Bowl at Brookhaven Lab

February 1, 2010 9:55 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Farmingdale High School took first place in the Regional Science Bowl at Brookhaven Lab, beating Half Hollow Hills West, which won second place.


Constant Voltage LED Power Modules Boast 300 W Output

February 1, 2010 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Power Partners’ PIL300U-V Series power modules for LEDs boast 300 W of output power from a wide 90 V to 305 VAC input range. Their design incorporates high PFC, meeting the requirements for EN61000-3-2. Standard output voltages range from 


Minnick fills coffers in Idaho's 1st CD

February 1, 2010 9:01 am | by JOHN MILLER - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Democratic U.S. Rep. Walt Minnick outraised his would-be Republican rivals in Idaho's 1st Congressional District during the final three months of 2009.Minnick, a first-term House member who represents northern and western Idaho, pulled in about $274,000, luring money from Democratic...

Rose named new biotechnology institute director

February 1, 2010 7:53 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

As director of the Institute for Biotechnology and Life Sciences Technologies, Jocelyn Rose will promote and enhance research and infrastructure associated with life sciences at Cornell.


Factory activity fueling modest economic recovery

February 1, 2010 7:01 am | by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER - AP Business Writers - Associated Press | News | Comments

Hopes that America's factories will help drive the economic recovery drew support Monday from news that manufacturing activity grew for a sixth straight month in January, to its strongest point since 2004.Other data, though, offered a reminder that the recovery lacks strength. Construction...

New PlayStation 3 show 'The Tester' pits gamer against gamer

February 1, 2010 6:26 am | News | Comments

In the reality show "The Tester," the top prize is a job. Sony Corp. is launching the show on its PlayStation 3 on Feb. 18. The premise? Pit a broad swath of video game fans against one another to see who's the best at testing out games.


Are Fossil-Fuel CO2 Emissions a Problem?

February 1, 2010 6:06 am | by Ken Johnson | Blogs | Comments

The Oct. 2007 issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons contained a comprehensive 12 page report analyzing the factual data of over 100 studies concerning effects of carbon dioxide (CO2) on the environment.


Obama Pushes Nuclear Energy To Boost Climate Bill

February 1, 2010 5:58 am | by Product Design & Development | News | Comments

President Barack Obama is endorsing nuclear energy like never before, trying to win over Republicans and moderate Democrats on climate and energy legislation.

Code defends against 'stealthy' computer worms

February 1, 2010 5:58 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Penn State) Self-propagating worms are malicious computer programs, which, after being released, can spread throughout networks without human control, stealing or erasing hard drive data, interfering with pre-installed programs and slowing, even crashing, home and work computers. Now a...

Happy Mother's Day

February 1, 2010 5:55 am | by An Engineering Mind | News | Comments

I love you mom!


LuraTech Launches DocYard to Streamline Management of Document Conversion Processes

February 1, 2010 5:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

LuraTech, which provides software for managing document conversion and data capture environments, today introduced DocYard, a flexible software platform that enables organizations to build their own production-level document conversion and capture environments.


HTN acquires competitor medical office software developer ACSL

February 1, 2010 5:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

HTN Inc. (TSXV:HTN) is buying privately held medical office automation software developer Advanced Computer Systems Ltd. for an undisclosed amount.HTN said the purchase of its longtime competitor in the design, development and sale of medical office and clinic automation software is expected to...


Blind Mateable Connectors Can be Cleaned More Than 2500 Times

February 1, 2010 4:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

ITT Interconnect Solutions has expanded its family of sealed, miniature, lightweight connectors for modern and "future soldier" applications with a "Super Clean" version. Also suitable for medical use, the Nemesis SC connectors are 



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