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Study finds bigger social networks earn more money

May 26, 2010 2:21 pm | by Cornell University | News | Comments

According to a new study, people who phone diverse acquaintances live in more affluent communities and have more economic opportunities than those who talk to people in their immediate vicinity.

Hylenex recombinant (hyaluronidase human injection): Recall

May 26, 2010 1:20 pm | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Voluntary recall of all manufactured lots has been initiated as a precautionary measure due to instances of particulate matter observed in a limited number of vials during routine stability testing.


Amazon and Penguin make e-book pricing deal

May 26, 2010 12:30 pm | News | Comments Inc. and book publisher Penguin Group reached an agreement regarding the pricing of Penguin's electronic books, the online retailer and book publisher said Wednesday.With the new agreement, which both companies declined to detail, Penguin's newest e-books will begin selling through...


Don't Do It

May 26, 2010 12:21 pm | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

Friends don't let friends wire-wrap. Do people still do this? Do you still do this? When's the last time you did some wire-wrap? Digi-Key still sells an assortment of wire-wrap wire and wrapping tools, including the simple little hand tool...

Colorado State University student awarded top student prize in laser research

May 26, 2010 10:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Colorado State University) A Colorado State University electrical engineering graduate student has won the prestigious Theodore Maiman Student Paper Competition -- beating a pool of 944 candidates -- on the 50th anniversary of Maiman's invention of the laser.

What is a CNC Machining Company?

May 26, 2010 10:21 am | by Think Engineering | News | Comments

A CNC machining company is a company that provides CNC machining services. There are several CNC machining services that are provided in the market today. One of the most popular CNC machining services that are provided by a CNC machining company is the standard 3 axis CNC machining. The...

Mini-projectors – maximum performance

May 26, 2010 9:32 am | Blogs | Comments

The combination of a new kind of optical structure with high-performance LEDs enables completely new compact and brilliant lighting and projection systems.


Rensselaer researcher wins $1.4 million NIH grant to enable faster cancer treatment planning

May 26, 2010 9:24 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Professor Richard Radke is leading a new $1.4 million study to develop novel computer automation techniques that could reduce the prep time of a promising cancer-treatment technology from several hours to a few minutes....


ESD Protection Guide

May 26, 2010 9:11 am | News | Comments

TI’s System-Level ESD Protection Guide provides an overview of several types of our latest ESD protection devices for high-speed data rates and for diode array chips for ease of design. Application and end equipment devices are also listed.


Renesas Demonstrates Advanced Reflective Display Lighting Technology at SID 2010

May 26, 2010 8:56 am | Videos | Comments

Robert Dunhouse from Renesas talks about the company's "super reflective natural light technologies" at the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


Sharp at SID 2010 - Transflective vs. Transmissive Displays

May 26, 2010 8:34 am | Videos | Comments

Dave Hagan from Sharp Microelectronics talks about the company's LCD technology, comparing transflective backlit LED displays to transmissive on the showfloor of the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


Display Features 20-plus Finger Multi-touch Input

May 26, 2010 8:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

3M Touch Systems, Inc. announced the availability of the 3M Multi-Touch Display M2256PW. With its fast, 20-plus finger multi-touch input and a high-definition, wide viewing-angle LCD, the M2256PW display is presented as


Frameless Display Panels Touted as Ultra-Modern

May 26, 2010 8:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

JDSU announced that it has created new frameless display panels using a combination of its low-reflection optical coating technology and custom display manufacturing processes. The result are


SID 2010: Dontech Optical Filters

May 26, 2010 7:50 am | Videos | Comments

Jeff Blake from Dontech discusses how the company takes commerical off-the-shelf (COTS) displays and integrates their optical filters at the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


FAA awards 3 NextGen contracts worth up to $4.4B

May 26, 2010 7:30 am | News | Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday it awarded three contracts for its new air traffic control system worth a total of up to $4.4 billion.Under the contracts, Boeing Co., General Dynamics Corp. and ITT Corp. will perform large-scale demonstrations to see how procedures and...


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