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Google: Online attacks aimed at Vietnam's critics

March 31, 2010 8:30 pm | by BEN STOCKING - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Google Inc. accused Vietnam on Wednesday of stifling political dissent with cyberattacks, the latest complaint by the Internet giant against a communist regime following a public dispute with China over online censorship.Like China, Vietnam tightly controls the flow of information and has said...

Seeking an E-Reader That's Easy on Eyes

March 31, 2010 8:24 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

What type of e-reader is easiest on the eyes: the black-and-white screens that simulate ink on a printed page or the back-lit color screens used by computers and the iPad?

Start-Ups Chase Cash as Funds Trickle Back

March 31, 2010 4:23 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Starting a new business is easier than it was a year ago, but wealthy investors, venture-capital firms and banks are still trickling out money very selectively.


Xyratex posts profit in fiscal 1Q

March 31, 2010 3:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Data storage company Xyratex Ltd. on Wednesday said it recorded a profit in its fiscal first quarter, helped by booming sales of networked storage solutions and storage infrastructure.For the three months ended Feb. 28, U.K.-based Xyratex posted net income of $26.3 million, or 85 cents per...

NY auto show: Ford-Microsoft deal, Hyundai hybrid

March 31, 2010 2:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Ford Motor Co. says buyers of its electric vehicles won't have to pay extra for software that will help them save money when recharging their cars.On Wednesday at the New York auto show, the automaker announced a partnership with Microsoft Corp. to develop a computerized link between houses,...

Micron Tech Swings to Profit

March 31, 2010 2:24 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Micron Technology swung to a fiscal second-quarter profit, as the chip maker's revenue nearly doubled amid stronger demand.

Study shows experiences are better than possessions

March 31, 2010 2:22 pm | by Cornell University | News | Comments

A new Cornell study finds that lust for material things fade but our unique experiences remain with us for a long time.

Inquiry Largely Clears Scientists

March 31, 2010 1:24 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

The first of several British investigations into the emails leaked from one of the world's leading climate research centers has largely vindicated the scientists involved.


DB25 - Survey Says...

March 31, 2010 1:22 pm | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

I've gotten a number of answers to my question: "What's wrong with this picture?" All good responses. Via between the connector pins Soldermask covering the pads Tight zig zag on some traces Traces real close to some of the pads...

Sitebrand Announces Year End 2009 Results

March 31, 2010 12:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sitebrand Inc (TSX VENTURE: SIB), a leader in online marketing solutions today announced results for its fiscal year ending November 30, 2009. Sitebrand achieved $2.10 million in revenues compared to $2.16 million in 2008, a 3% decrease."In 2009 Sitebrand continued to win top customers for its...

Martin B. O'Connor, II, of O'Connor, Morss & O'Connor, P.C., to Replace Outgoing Director

March 31, 2010 12:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), a pioneer in the digital cinema industry, today announced that Martin B. O'Connor, II has been named to the company's Board of Directors. He replaces Robert Mullholland, who will be leaving the board of the company effective March 31, 2010."Martin's...

Integral Vision, Inc. Announces Year End 2009 Results

March 31, 2010 12:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Integral Vision, Inc. (OTCBB: INVI), a leading global supplier of automated display inspection technology, today announced financial results for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2009.Business Highlights-- Integral Vision experienced increased sales activity in 2009 andachieved a 71% increase in...

Renesas Rethinks Japan Focus

March 31, 2010 12:25 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Renesas Electronics takes the stage as one of the world's biggest semiconductor makers Thursday, but it faces major challenges in the need to rethink its dependence on the Japanese market and to reorganize overlapping operations.


'Lighting a match in a tornado' is 1 of multiple feats for propulsion center

March 31, 2010 12:24 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Virginia Tech) Walter O'Brien, director of Virginia Tech's Center for Turbomachinery and Propulsion Research, has received a patent for his design of a novel ignitor for combustion and supersonic flows, a device that may prove useful in Mach 5 or hypersonic speed vehicles.

Biogas technology with potential to save thousands of lives to be featured at Texas event

March 31, 2010 11:24 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(IEEE-USA) Justin Henriques, a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow at the University of Virginia, has upated biogas digester technology that has the potential to save thousands of people from dying from indoor air pollution caused by cooking and heating with wood, dung,...


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