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Cold atoms and nanotubes come together in an atomic 'black hole'

April 6, 2010 9:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Harvard University) Carbon nanotubes, long touted for applications in materials and electronics, may also be the stuff of atomic-scale black holes.Physicists at Harvard University have found that a high-voltage nanotube can cause cold atoms to spiral inward under dramatic acceleration...

Archaeologists find clues to the appearance of modern human

April 6, 2010 9:21 am | Comments

New findings from an excavation site in Spain are generating heated debate among palaeontologists and archaeologists about precisely when the Neanderthals disappeared and were replaced by the first anatomically modern human beings.

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Comcast wins Web traffic court fight against FCC

April 6, 2010 9:18 am | Comments

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday dealt a setback to the Federal Communications Commission's attempt to oversee the Internet, tossing out a ruling that forced Comcast Corp to change the way it managed its broadband network.

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Stanley gets $126M Army contract

April 6, 2010 8:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Stanley Inc., which provides information technology systems to the U.S. government, said Tuesday that it won a three-year, $126 million contract with the U.S. Army to provide logistics and other support services.The contract involves support services for the Field Logistics Readiness Center at...

Tyler Technologies licenses software to CA county

April 6, 2010 8:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Information management software provider Tyler Technologies Inc. said Tuesday the education office of one of the largest counties in California is licensing Tyler's software and services.Financial terms were not disclosed.The Contra Costa Country Office of Education agreed to use Tyler's Munis...

Alternative Energy Solutions Product Training Presentation

April 6, 2010 8:22 am | by Tyco Electronics | Comments

A new Tyco Electronics Alternative Energy (AE) Solutions SOLARLOK Product Training presentation is now available on the Tyco Electronics' Distributor Advantage website. Learn more about our AE SOLARLOK product portfolio, junction box, interconnection system as well as installation and...

Digi Launches Industry's First Enterprise Class Cellular Router with Qualcomm Gobi Technology

April 6, 2010 8:20 am | by Digi International | Comments

New flexible Digi TransPort WR44 provides global carrier diversity

Sandvine's Q1 revenue surges 18 per cent to $21.9 million, a company record

April 6, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Quarterly revenue at Sandvine Corp.( TSX:SVC) rose to record levels in the first quarter of 2010 and helped return the broadband technology developer to profitability.Sandvine, based in Waterloo, Ont., reported Tuesday that its net income was $600,000 or less than a cent per share for the...

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Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Cloud Computing and SaaS

April 6, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

OpSource, (http://www.opsource.net/) the leader in enterprise cloud and SaaS hosting, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies...

myDIALS Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Cloud Computing and SaaS

April 6, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

myDIALS (http://www.mydials.com) , the leader in SaaS performance management (http://www.mydials.com/) , today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches...

Court Strikes at 'Net Neutrality'

April 6, 2010 7:26 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

A federal court ruled that the FCC lacks the authority to require broadband providers to give equal treatment to all Internet traffic flowing over their networks.

Solar cells: UQAM researcher solves 2 20-year-old problems

April 6, 2010 7:26 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Université du Québec à Montréal) Thanks to two technologies developed by Professor Benoit Marsan and his team at the Universite du Quebec a Montreal Chemistry Department, the scientific and commercial future of solar cells could be totally transformed. Professor Marsan has come up with...

Intelligent networking of wind farms

April 6, 2010 6:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft) The EU member states have passed a resolution requiring one fifth of their electricity needs to be derived from renewable energy sources by 2020, with wind farms covering a large part of this requirement. Researchers have succeeded in interconnecting large wind...

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Business software maker CA to cut 1,000 jobs

April 6, 2010 5:30 am | by DEBORAH YAO - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Business software company CA Inc. is cutting 1,000 jobs and is closing an unspecified number of facilities as part of a restructuring plan to reduce costs and become more efficient.The job cuts represent about 8 percent of its work force.The Islandia, N.Y., company also says full-year earnings will...

AT & T Sets $1 Billion Investment

April 6, 2010 5:25 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

AT&T said it plans to invest about $1 billion this year to better serve its big business customers world-wide and small businesses in the U.S.

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