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AOL hires Mike DeLuca to lead local ad sales

November 30, 2010 5:06 pm | Comments

AOL Inc. said Tuesday that it named Mike DeLuca as head of sales for its collection of local properties, which includes its Patch network of community news sites and mapping service MapQuest.AOL said that DeLuca will work with AOL Advertising to build up a regional and local ad sales group...

Sony Open to be aired live in 3-D

November 30, 2010 1:05 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Sony Corp. has extended title sponsorship of the Sony Open in Hawaii through 2014 and will broadcast the PGA Tour event in January live in 3-D.The company and tour said Tuesday that the upcoming Sony Open will be the first PGA Tour co-sponsored event televised live in 3-D.Last year's Masters...

Project pioneers use of silicon-germanium for space electronics applications

November 30, 2010 12:23 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Georgia Institute of Technology Research News) A five-year project led by the Georgia Institute of Technology has developed a novel approach to space electronics that could change how space vehicles and instruments are designed. The new capabilities are based on silicon-germanium technology.


Monsters Under the Bed

November 30, 2010 12:22 pm | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

Monsters, metaphorically speaking, that is. Take a look at this little land pattern for a TO-263 part. Can you tell me the two main things wrong with this land pattern? I'll give you a hint. One of the problems is...

B. Braun addEASE Binary Connector: Class I Recall -Stopper Fragments May Enter Bag

November 30, 2010 12:20 pm | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

The particles in the solution can potentially enter a patient’s body and lead to serious adverse health consequences.


SIN Holdings Inc. Completes Acquisition, Effects Forward Stock Split and Changes Name to Legend Oil and Gas, Ltd.

November 30, 2010 12:05 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Legend Oil and Gas, Ltd. (OTCBB: LOGL) ( the "Company") President Marshall Diamond-Goldberg is pleased to announce the closing of the Company's first acquisition of oil and gas assets in the state of Kansas, the forward split of shares on the basis of 20 to 1 and the change of the Company's...

RTI International validates Alchimer?s electrografting technology for 3D TSV applications

November 30, 2010 11:28 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Electrografting film strengths include ?excellent? interface trap densities.


Cellix limited launches two new branching microchannel biochips; the Vena4Y and the Vena4Y2 for thrombosis and atherosclerosis studies

November 30, 2010 11:27 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Cellix?s microfluidic based biochips have revolutionised drug discovery through their unique biochip designs which mimic human capillaries.


Columbia engineering team discovers graphene's weakness

November 30, 2010 11:26 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Columbia University) Using quantum theory and supercomputers, Chris Marianetti, assistant professor in Columbia Engineering's Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, has revealed the mechanisms of mechanical failure of pure graphene under tensile stress. In a paper...

Einaudi Center announces 2010 seed grants

November 30, 2010 11:24 am | by Cornell University | Comments

Ten projects received seed grants from Cornell's Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies in 2010.


HDP User Group Launches New Revision of Board Mounted Power Supplies Guidelines

November 30, 2010 11:21 am | by | Comments

The High Density Packaging (HDP) User Group announced the launch of its second edition of Board Mounted Power Supply (BMPS) Application Guidelines. First, launched in March 2007, it was designed to support the communications...


Konarka's Power Plastic Achieves 8.3% Efficiency Certification from NREL

November 30, 2010 11:21 am | by | Comments

Konarka Technologies, Inc., developer of Konarka Power Plastic®, a material that converts light to energy, announced that the National Energy Renewable Laboratory (NREL) has certified that Konarka’s organic based photovoltaic (OPV) solar cells have...


CHiL Semiconductor Expands Worldwide

November 30, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

CHiL Semiconductor Corp. announced that it is expanding its worldwide sales and support channels by opening sales offices in Japan and in Europe. According to the company, high electricity costs have made CHiL’s energy...


Digi-Key Corporation and Phihong USA Sign Global Distribution Agreement

November 30, 2010 8:21 am | by Digi-Key | Comments

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota and Fremont, California, USA - Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and Phihong USA, one of the most...

EU launches antitrust probe into Google

November 30, 2010 8:05 am | Comments

European Union regulators will probe whether Google Inc. has been manipulating its search results to stifle competition, funnel more traffic to its own services and protect its global stranglehold of the online search market.The European Commission's move, announced Tuesday, is the first formal...


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