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Enclosures designed for desktop and wall mounted electronic systems

August 25, 2010 5:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

METCASE the metal enclosures division of OKW has introduced the ‘UNIDESK’ range of aluminum terminal enclosures. These ergonomic sloping front enclosures are designed for desktop and wall mounted electronic systems.


Tinker’s Toolbox - Talking about Standards

August 25, 2010 5:10 am | Podcasts | Comments

In this episode of the Tinker’s Toolbox podcast, we talk about Standards and regulation, and their impact on the design community


iTunes Texas education channel launched

August 25, 2010 5:05 am | by SARAH PORTLOCK - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Texas students can now download podcasts, videos and other multimedia lessons directly from iTunes through a new online program aimed at providing free, supplementary coursework that can be accessed anywhere, state officials announced Tuesday.The Texas Education iTunes U channel allows teachers...


MEMS testing: innovations in mass production

August 24, 2010 6:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

The increasing penetration of MEMS into consumer applications presents continuous challenges to device testing


Multitest cooperates with semi Taiwan MEMS committee to support Asian MEMS industry

August 24, 2010 6:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Multitest, the market leader for MEMS test and calibration equipment, sees great opportunities for the MEMS industry in Asia.


Tegal corporation reports first quarter fiscal 2011 financial results

August 24, 2010 6:21 pm | by | News | Comments

Tegal Corporation (NASDAQ:TGAL), an innovator of specialized production solutions for the fabrication of advanced MEMS, power ICs and optoelectronic devices, today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2011, which ended June 30, 2010.


The9 posts smaller 2Q loss but revenue plunges

August 24, 2010 5:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chinese online game operator The9 Ltd. on Tuesday posted a smaller loss for the second quarter as lower costs offset a sharp decline in revenue.Revenue tumbled 91 percent to $3.7 million from $42.5 million a year earlier. The falloff was due to lower income from the multiplayer game "World of...

Hewlett-Packard gets $135M contract from Alabama

August 24, 2010 3:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Technology company Hewlett-Packard Co. said Tuesday it has received a $135 million, eight-year technology services contract from the Alabama Medicaid Agency.The contract, HP said, extends its 30-year relationship with Alabama's Medicaid agency, which oversees the Medicaid program for more than...

Advertisement buys Auctiva

August 24, 2010 2:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chinese e-commerce site operator Ltd. said Tuesday that it agreed to buy Auctiva, which makes online selling tools geared toward eBay users, for an undisclosed amount.Auctiva has more than 170,000 active users, Alibaba said. The company offers tools for listing and marketing...

China TMK Battery Systems Reports Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results

August 24, 2010 1:21 pm | by | News | Comments

China TMK Battery Systems Inc. announced the company’s financial results for the three month period ended June 30, 2010. For the second quarter of 2010, revenues increased 47.3% to $16.8 million, from $11.4 million...


Sony Develops Technology to Facilitate both Internal Data Transmission & Power Supply with a Single Cable

August 24, 2010 1:20 pm | by | News | Comments

Sony Corp. has developed ’single wire interface technology’, a hybrid transmission technology which facilitates both data and power transmissions through a single cable. This technology enables the internal wiring of a mobile device to be...


Microsoft finally fueling Yahoo's search engine

August 24, 2010 1:20 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Microsoft Corp.'s technology is now processing all the search requests on Yahoo Inc.'s website in the U.S. and Canada, completing a long-awaited leap that creates a more formidable challenger to Google Inc. in the most lucrative part of the online advertising market....

Buffett, Diller to join Montana economic summit

August 24, 2010 1:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. Sen. Max Baucus says investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett is scheduled to participate in the Montana Economic Development Summit in Butte next month.Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is scheduled to speak to the gathering live via video.Baucus also announced Tuesday that...


Dongbu HiTek Targets European Semiconductor Market

August 24, 2010 12:23 pm | by | News | Comments

Dongbu HiTek announced that it has kicked off its strategy to expand its European presence by opening a sales office in Nice, France with plans to open another in Milan, Italy later this year....

Timeline: Microsoft, Yahoo's road to partnership

August 24, 2010 12:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A chronology of key events leading to Microsoft Corp.'s deal with rival Yahoo Inc.:Feb. 1, 2008: After more than two years of talks and speculation, Microsoft makes unsolicited offer to buy Yahoo for $31 per share, or $44.6 billion.Feb. 3: Google Inc.'s top lawyer says the buyout could hurt Web...


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