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Fanless Core 2 Duo Embedded Computer Suits Industrial Environments

January 19, 2010 9:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

Sealevel’s Relio R5200 embedded computer offers solid-state operation with no fans or other moving parts. The computer is powered by a 2.2 GHz Intel Core2 Duo CPU that is designed to run fanless up to 45°C. The compact chassis has 


High Temperature Quartz Oscillators Meet Oil and Gas Exploration Challenges

January 19, 2010 9:26 am | by Farzin Jahed, Application and Product Engineer, Statek | Articles | Comments

Application of high temperature quartz oscillators in oil, gas, and geo-thermal exploration has been the subject of increasing discussion in recent years. The need for these devices, and high temperature electronics in general, has arisen from application requirements that have pushed the upper temperature range limit higher.


NCR signs ATM deal with Westpac New Zealand

January 19, 2010 9:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NCR Corp. said Tuesday it signed a deal with Westpac New Zealand to upgrade its automated teller machines and provide better service at the bank's branches.The maker of ATMs, checkout scanners and self-serve kiosks will be responsible for replacing more than 400 of Westpac's ATMs by June, under...


Ambrosh Brings More Than 10 Years of Experience to Vangent's Growing Health Solutions Business

January 19, 2010 9:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Vangent, Inc., a leading global provider of information management and strategic business process outsourcing solutions, announced today the promotion of Jerry Ambrosh to Vice President of Business Development, Health Solutions. In Jerry's new role, he will be leading Vangent's Business...

My SolidWorks World Sessions - Day 1, 4:30pm to 6:00pm

January 19, 2010 8:55 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Blogs | Comments

Now that I've looked at the schedule closer, there's a hard break starting at 3:45pm. That's where you'll find the food and drinks, and hundreds of people. There are some great sessions starting at 4:30pm, so break away from the goodies a little early and get a good seat. Tips and Tricks:...

Google says launch of its mobile phone in China postponed amid dispute over censorship

January 19, 2010 8:52 am | News | Comments

Google on Tuesday postponed the launch of its mobile phone in China, adding to the potential commercial fallout of its dispute with Beijing over Internet censorship and e-mail hacking. One person briefed on Google's decision said it was linked to the company's threat that it will shut its Chinese-based search engine if restrictions aren't eased.


Intel's bright expectations for 2010 point to real PC recovery

January 19, 2010 8:40 am | News | Comments

Intel's fourth-quarter earnings breezed past Wall Street's expectations, and its rosy profit outlook for 2010 was another sign that a lasting recovery for the recession-battered personal computer market is under way.


China's population of Internet users hits 384 million

January 19, 2010 8:24 am | News | Comments

China's population of Internet users, already the world's largest, soared nearly 30 percent last year to 384 million as the number of people surfing the Web by mobile phone more than doubled, a research group reported Friday.


Microsoft's Browser Flaw Exposed Google to Hackers

January 19, 2010 8:19 am | News | Comments

Microsoft says a security flaw in its Internet Explorer browser played a role in the recent computer attacks against Google and at least 20 other companies.


Molina buying Unisys support division for $135M

January 19, 2010 8:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Health insurer Molina Healthcare Inc. said Tuesday it will buy Unisys Corp.'s health information management business for $135 million in cash.The business helps states design and run programs that are used to support Medicaid and other health care entitlements, Molina said. It has $110 million...

TitanWEB 4.2 Allows Anyone to Create Advanced Web 2.0 Content Online

January 19, 2010 8:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Kryos Systems Ltd. -Description: TitanWEB is powerful, enterprise-strength content management software ( 725 6b1000789182/1805d6ed40807d6e872576240058a859!OpenDocument) that allows people with no technical training to create and easily...

Why Hasn't Earth Warmed as Much as Expected?

January 19, 2010 7:54 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Planet Earth has warmed much less than expected during the industrial era based on current best estimates of Earth’s “climate sensitivity” — the amount of global temperature increase expected in response to a given rise in atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide.

Ambiguous PCB Markings

January 19, 2010 7:54 am | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

Here's a little issue we run into now and then. Which reference designator goes with which part? Quick. I need to know. Now. Now. Now! It's less of an issue with SMT parts because we machine place them and use...


Digi-Key and Amphenol Sine Systems Announce Global Distribution Agreement

January 19, 2010 7:53 am | by Digi-Key | News | Comments

Thief River Falls, Minnesota and Clinton Township, Michigan (USA) — January 19, 2010 — 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 Amphenol...

Microsoft cuts IP address storage to 6 months

January 19, 2010 6:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday it would shorten the time it stores Internet users' addresses from Web search queries from 18 months to six months following a request from a European Union data privacy panel.It said the change would make its Bing search a better choice for privacy-conscious users...


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