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Emusic adds major labels, higher price tiers

November 19, 2010 12:06 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Digital music subscription club eMusic launched a new pricing plan this week that charges more for new music but adds tunes from major labels in an effort to broaden its appeal.In the past, the site focused on indie labels and offered discounts on tracks for members committed to spend at least...

Lilliputian Systems announces wafer manufacturing supply agreement with Intel and equity stake by Intel Capital

November 19, 2010 11:27 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Lilliputian Systems, Inc. (, developer of the world?s first Personal Power? solution for consumer electronics devices, today announced that it has signed a Wafer Manufacturing Supply Agreement with Intel.


What?s the buzz on MEMS in 2011 and beyond?

November 19, 2010 11:27 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

MEMS Supply Chain Execs Get OEM Perspective at MEMS Executive Congress 2010.


National Marrow Donor Program® to Speed Transplants with IBM Analytics Software

November 19, 2010 11:27 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

IBM announced today that the National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP) has adopted IBM's WebSphere Lombardi Business Process Management (BPM) software to help automate its donor and patient management process. Both processes are critical to facilitate the matching of donors to patients...


Lilliputian Systems Announces Wafer Manufacturing Supply Agreement with Intel

November 19, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

Lilliputian Systems, Inc., developer of what the company says is the world’s first Personal Power™ solution for consumer electronics devices, announced that it has signed a Wafer Manufacturing Supply Agreement with Intel Corp.. ...


Waytronx and CUI Inc. Announce Membership in The Distributed-Power Open Standards Alliance

November 19, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

Waytronx and its subsidiary CUI, Inc. announced that they are now a member of the Distributed-power Open Standards Alliance(DOSA). DOSA is a global association dedicated to furthering compatibility and standardization in the dc-dc board mounted...


Salesforce shares soar after 3Q results

November 19, 2010 11:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Shares of Inc. soared to a record high on Friday after the business software company reported stronger-than-expected results for the latest quarter and said it expects to reap $2 billion in revenue in fiscal 2012.Salesforce was among the first companies to push cloud computing,...

Apotheker a no-show in Oracle-SAP trial

November 19, 2010 10:06 am | by JORDAN ROBERTSON - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

An industrial espionage trial between Oracle Corp. and SAP AG, two of the world's biggest business software makers, didn't feature after all the testimony of one of its most anticipated witnesses.The evidence part of the three-week trial wrapped up Friday without an in-person appearance by the...


Sensor Precisely Measures Relative Humidity and Temperature

November 19, 2010 5:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

The SHT25 precisely measures relative humidity over a range of 0 to 100% RH and temperature over a range of -40 to +125°C. It achieves a typical accuracy of 1.8% RH (at 25°C) for relative humidity and ±0.2°C for temperature.


Enclosures for Handheld, Portable Electronic Devices

November 19, 2010 5:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

TEKO has designed the OVOTEK enclosures for the latest handheld and portable electronic devices. These unique plastic enclosures utilize advanced ergonomics for comfortable handling and operation of the controls during use.


Land Patterns - Equal and Not Equal

November 19, 2010 4:21 am | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

I was recently asked a question about QFN package varieties. The questioner wanted to know if different package variants of 16 contact QFN packages, such as HUQFN, DHVQFN, SQFN and such, all shared the same footprint. If they did, the...

Fraunhofer solves power grid converter station problem

November 18, 2010 9:25 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Scientists and researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Systems and Device Technology (IISB) in Erlangen, Germany, said they have solved a major challenge that stumped them while building converter stations for power grids of the ...


Light flow controlled with all-optical transistor

November 18, 2010 9:24 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

By discovering how to couple light and vibrations, scientists have built a device in which a beam of light traveling through an optical microresonator could be controlled by a second, stronger light beam. The device acts like an optical transistor, in which one light beam influences the...


Sensors for defense and security: launch of European business roundtable

November 18, 2010 8:24 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

A group of European defense integrators and photonics clusters has today launched a Business Round Table for Photonics Sensors for Defense and Security (


An Unsealed Lawsuit Indicates Dell Hid Faults of Computers

November 18, 2010 5:30 pm | by New York Times | Comments

A court case against the computer maker was unsealed, indicating that customers were sold defective equipment and the criteria the company used for fixing the problems.


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