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Cisco sees recovery continue in 3Q

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

Cisco says its net income for the latest quarter rose 63 percent from last year, as the economic recovery continued to give customers the confidence to spend on big-ticket networking gear.Cisco Systems Inc. says it earned $2.2 billion, or 37 cents per share, in the fiscal third quarter that...

Redefining electrical current law with the transistor laser

May 12, 2010 12:24 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) A major current law has been rewritten thanks to the three-port transistor laser, developed by Milton Feng and Nick Holonyak Jr. at the University of Illinois. Data the transistor laser generated did not fit neatly within established circuit...

IPC Says What?

May 12, 2010 12:22 pm | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

I recently wrote about spacing, IPC standards and such. James M. commented on the post with a question: "I run into this issue all the time. Assembly houses love to say that they can make anything that meets "IPC Standards...


ILR course led to internship for Grace Guichardo

May 12, 2010 12:22 pm | by Cornell University | Comments

Professor Michael Gold's labor and employment law class influenced student Grace Guichardo '10 to explore human resources and law.

HTC swipes back at Apple in patent dispute

May 12, 2010 11:30 am | by JESSICA MINTZ - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Taiwanese cell phone maker HTC Corp. said it filed a legal complaint against Apple Inc., saying its iPhone, iPod and iPad devices infringe on HTC patents.The move escalates a patent dispute between the two electronics companies, as Apple tries to maintain the iPhone's supremacy against Android,...

Results of 2010 All-Industry Survey

May 12, 2010 10:38 am | Comments

The following is the results of the 2010 All-Industry Survey, coinciding with EDS 2010.


HTC punches back at Apple in patent dispute

May 12, 2010 10:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Taiwanese cell phone maker HTC has filed a legal complaint against Apple, looking to block sales of the iPhone and other Apple products.The complaint, filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission, steps up an ongoing patent dispute between the two companies.Apple Inc. sued HTC Corp. in...

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, March 2010

May 12, 2010 10:25 am | by U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis | Comments

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that total March exports of $147.9 billion and imports of $188.3 billion resulted in a goods and services deficit of $40.4 billion, up from $39.4 billion in...


Blasting In Land Surveying Industry and GIS GPS Field, Total Station, Theodolite By VP Civil Surveying and Lab Equipment Company

May 12, 2010 10:25 am | by 1888 Press Release | Comments

Launching of Brand New Website VP Civil Surveying and Lab Equipment Company is leading provider of precision measuring systems. The company is promoted by pioneers in the field of survey instruments, testing equipments and other high precision systems. Company Name...

TFT LCD Glass Substrate Demand Forecast to Grow 15% in 2010 to 278M m2

May 12, 2010 10:25 am | by General Electric | Comments

According to its latest Quarterly LCD Glass Substrate Report, DisplaySearch reports that glass substrate demand for 2010 is forecast to grow to 278 million square meters, up 15% from 242 million square meters shipped in 2009. [...]

Spiders at the nanoscale: Molecules that behave like robots

May 12, 2010 10:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(California Institute of Technology) A team of scientists from Columbia University, Arizona State University, the University of Michigan, and Caltech have programmed an autonomous molecular "robot" made out of DNA to start, move, turn, and stop while following a DNA track. The development...


Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel: Packaging Changes to Reduce Use Errors

May 12, 2010 10:21 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

Reports of consumers ingesting the gel rather than using it topically, applied to the skin.


Promacta (eltrombopag): Portal Venous System Thromboses in Study of Patients With Chronic Liver Disease

May 12, 2010 10:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

Study terminated following the identification of an imbalance of thrombosis of the portal venous system in patients treated with eltrombopag versus matching placebo.


Philip Morris Int'l sees global economy recovering

May 12, 2010 9:30 am | by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM - AP Tobacco Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc. said it's seeing signs of recovery in the global economy, but the seller of Marlboro and other brands overseas cautioned that taxes and stringent tobacco regulation remain challenges for future growth.Chief Executive Louis C. Camilleri told...

Fossil Find Fills in Picture of Ancient Marine Life

May 12, 2010 9:21 am | by Yale UniversityYale University | Comments

Paleontologists have discovered a rich array of exceptionally preserved fossils of marine animals that lived between 480 million and 472 million years ago, during the early part of a period known as the Ordovician. The specimens are the oldest yet discovered soft-bodied fossils from the...


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