The European Union fined a group of computer chip makers 331.3 million euros, or $421 million, for price-fixing in the first settlement of a cartel case in Europe.
Seven telecom companies bid twice the expected total for air space designated for high-speed data services.
Novell, which has put itself on the block, plans to accept bids from potential acquirers this week, kicking off a process that will likely result in a sale of the software company.
Texas Instruments' TPS6302x devices provide a power supply solution for products powered by either a two-cell or three-cell alkaline, NiCd or NiMH battery, or a one-cell Li-Ion or Li-polymer battery.
TI's Power Management Selection Guide includes featured products, design factors and easy selector tables.
Companies Address Need for Cloud Portability by Harnessing VMware vCloud Technologies, SpringSource, Google Web Toolkit, and Google App Engine to Simplify Modern Application Develo...May 19, 2010 9:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments
VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced a series of technology collaborations with Google to deliver solutions that make enterprise software developers more efficient at building, deploying and managing applications within any cloud...
(Worcester Polytechnic Institute) An algorithm developed by a researcher at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, in partnership with the ScottCare Corporation, makes it possible for a new heart monitoring system to detect incidents of atrial fibrillation, the most common form of cardiac...
Norway's Opera Software ASA reported Wednesday a 15 million kroner ($2.4 million) first-quarter net loss, citing a major one-off downsizing expense and higher operating costs.That's down from a net profit of 15 million kroner in 2009.The software manufacturer said its quarterly revenue slipped...
Fourteen visionary, young trailblazers from around the world — including University of California, San Diego alumnus Albert Yu-Min Lin, '04, M.S. '06, Ph.D. '08 — have been named to the 2010 class of National Geographic Emerging Explorers. The new Emerging Explorers are...
LAN Systems was delighted to help sponsor a Girl Scout event yesterday at Southern Polytechnic State University. The Girl Scout Engineers program introduces girls to engineering as a career.
In its upcoming 2010 Touch Panel Market Analysis, DisplaySearch is reporting that total touch screen shipments increased 29% Y/Y in 2009, to 606 million units.
(Inderscience Publishers) A relatively simple electronic gadget could speed up HIV/AIDS diagnostics and improve accuracy particularly in parts of the world with very limited access to health-care workers. The device is described in the International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Technology.
A new study reveals factors that improve the activity of synthetic fibrin “knobs”, which bind to “holes” on fibrinogen molecules to prevent blood clot formation. It also identifies a knob mimic with a 10-fold higher affinity for holes than current mimics.
National Instruments' WSN measurement nodes enabled an NI team of cooks to supply rodeogoers with delicious, perfectly-cooked BBQ that was worthy of second place in the 29th annual Austin Rodeo BBQ competition.