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General Dynamics wins $20 million Boeing contract

April 7, 2010 11:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

General Dynamics Corp. said Wednesday it won a $20 million contract from Boeing Co. to make composite parts for military transport planes.General Dynamics said its armament and technical products division received the contract to build components for the C-17 Globemaster III, which the military...

Berkeley Researchers get thin-film OLEDs to emit various colors

April 7, 2010 11:27 am | Comments

Using polymer nanoparticles, scientists at the Molecular Foundry and the University of California, Berkeley, have made a thin film OLED using iridium-based guest molecules to emit various colors of visible light.

Crooked Components

April 7, 2010 10:22 am | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

I was looking at two different PCBs recently; one assembled here at Screaming Circuits, and one, a PC graphics card assembled someplace else in the world. In both cases, a crooked component caught my eye. The graphics card, at least,...


Meditation and Talk on 'Compassion In Action' at Brookhaven Lab, May 7

April 7, 2010 10:22 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | Comments

– Dayamrita Chaitanya, a disciple of Mata Amritanandamayi, or Amma, will give a talk on “Compassion In Action” and lead a group meditation at Brookhaven Lab on Friday, May 7.

US author says China media can't cover Google book

April 7, 2010 9:30 am | by CARA ANNA - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | Comments

A writer for The New Yorker no longer plans to promote his new book about Google during a China visit after being warned the media are restricted from writing about the company, which angered the government by moving its search engine off the mainland to avoid censorship.In a phone interview...

Court Rules For Qualcomm Lawyers

April 7, 2010 9:24 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

A federal judge found that six attorneys who represented Qualcomm in a high-profile case against Broadcom should not face sanctions for mishandling evidence.

Dow Corning and imec collaborate on silicon solar cells

April 7, 2010 8:36 am | Comments

Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, signed a three-year contract with imec to perform joint research on next generations of crystalline silicon solar cells. In the framework of imec’s industrial affiliation program (IIAP) on silicon solar cells, Dow Corning has joined several program activities.


ManTech gets $6 million in IT-services orders

April 7, 2010 8:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

ManTech International Corp. said Wednesday it received $6 million in orders to provide information technology services to the U.S. patent office.The five orders are part of a contract won in August 2008 to upgrade the patent office's infrastructure. ManTech and two other companies won contracts...


Display Week 2010 Business Conference to Spotlight E-Paper and Flexible Display Markets

April 7, 2010 8:24 am | by General Electric | Comments

The Society for Information Display (SID), the leading global organization dedicated to the advancement of electronic display technology, together with DisplaySearch, the worldwide leader in display market research, today provided a glimpse of the closing

SAE International partners with Elsevier

April 7, 2010 8:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Elsevier) AE International, a world leader in the development and distribution of engineering information for the mobility industry, is teaming with Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information.


Heparin: Change in Reference Standard

April 7, 2010 8:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

New studies reinforce FDA’s previous recommendation for healthcare professionals to exercise clinical judgment in determining the dose of heparin for a patient.


SRA International names Grafton to board

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

SRA International Inc., which provides technology and strategic consulting services to government agencies and commercial clients, said Wednesday it appointed W. Robert Grafton to its board of directors.His appointment adds one position to the board. With his appointment it has 11...

Keyword Management Leader Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Software as a Service Technology Space

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

WordStream, Inc., a provider of Internet marketing software ( for search engine optimization and pay per click advertising ( , today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100...


Mr. Andrew Pegler Appointed Sales Director

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

Chartwell Technology Inc. ("Chartwell" or the "Company") (TSX: CWH), a leading provider of games, gaming systems and platform for the regulated online casino gaming industry is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Pegler as Sales Director for its wholly owned subsidiary, Chartwell...

NC State research may revolutionize ceramics manufacturing

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

(North Carolina State University) Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new way to shape ceramics using a modest electric field, making the process significantly more energy efficient. The process should result in significant cost savings for ceramics...


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