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Worldwide Initiative Enhances Delivery of Industry Leading Technology and Services to Clients

May 4, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Pegasystems Inc. ( , (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) software solutions, and Wipro Technologies ( , the global IT services business of Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), today announced an expanded global strategic alliance to...

Baxter Colleague Infusion Pumps: FDA Ordering Recall

May 4, 2010 6:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Action based on failure to correct serious problems with infusion pumps.


Kit Helps Integrate Control of Multiple LEDs, Power With Single MCU

May 4, 2010 6:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments today announced its new TMS320C2000 Piccolo microcontroller (MCU) DC/DC LED Developer's Kit. The kit enables developers to incorporate Piccolo MCUs to differentiate LED designs with features such as dimming, color tone adjustment, power line communication and fault detection. Additionally, developers can


Through-wall radar aids in urban operations

May 4, 2010 6:05 am | by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Blogs | Comments

In 2007, SSG David Bellavia released the most poignant memoir of the Iraq War, “House to House.” The title is significant, because house-to-house fighting is among the most dangerous forms of urban warfare. Camero may have a solution with the Xaver 400, a compact through-wall radar.


Taiwan to invest in cloud-based computing

May 4, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Taiwan's government will invest 24 billion New Taiwan dollars ($760 million) in cloud-based computing over the next five years, as a complement to Microsoft Corp.'s support for local firms to develop and use the new technology.Vice Economics Minister Lin Sheng-chung said the Cabinet has...

From Sandcastle Crushers to Bookworms â?? Winning Projects at Brookhaven Lab's Science Fair

May 4, 2010 4:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Two of the top seven winners of Brookhaven Lab’s science fair were students at Coram Elementary School in the Longwood School District.

NYSE Euronext makes Q1 profit of $130 million

May 4, 2010 2:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Trans-Atlantic stock exchange operator NYSE Euronext said Tuesday its net profit rose 25 percent in the first quarter on a steep jump in trading of European fixed-income derivatives and U.S. equity options.The operator of the New York Stock Exchange and markets in Paris, Amsterdam and Brussels...

Emergency calls: Commission welcomes growing Member State endorsement for eCall in-car system

May 4, 2010 2:21 am | by European Commission | News | Comments

The European Commission has welcomed five more Member States endorsing the eCall in-car emergency system. This life-saving system automatically dials Europe's single emergency number 112 in the event of a serious accident and could save up to 2500 lives per year in Europe when fully...


Bee Colonies Continue to Collapse

May 3, 2010 6:20 pm | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

The activity to find the causes of Colony Collapse Disorder provides a view into the scientific inquiry process of complex living systems. Finding answers is not easy. Fears for crops as shock figures from America show scale of bee catastrophe Disturbing evidence that honeybees are in...

Concur Technologies 2Q beats Street; outlook weak

May 3, 2010 3:32 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Expense management software maker Concur Technologies Inc. said Monday its second quarter net income inched higher as revenue and costs surged.The company also said it appointed Frank Pelzer as chief financial officer, effective May 17. Pelzer is replacing John Adair, who recently said he plans...

Chip maker Silicon Image names new CFO

May 3, 2010 2:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chip maker Silicon Image Inc. on Monday named a new chief financial officer.The company promoted Noland Granberry, 47, to CFO from vice president of finance and chief accounting officer. He replaces Hal Covert, who was named president and chief operating officer in September.Granberry joined...

Artificial nose gives as good as it gets

May 3, 2010 2:23 pm | by European Commission | News | Comments

Is smell a personal sense, one that is specific to culture? No, says an Israeli team of scientists who have successfully 'trained' an electronic system capable of predicting the pleasantness of new odours. Their study, presented in the journal Public Library of Science (PLoS)...


ACS gets $1.6B contract with California Medicaid

May 3, 2010 1:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Affiliated Computer Services Inc. said Monday that it received a $1.6 billion contract to run California's Medicaid management information system.ACS, which was purchased earlier this year by Xerox Corp., said the contract runs for 10 years.ACS said it will be responsible for the system's...


Absolute Software breaks even for latest quarter compared with a loss a year ago

May 3, 2010 1:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Absolute Software (TSX:ABT) said Monday it broke even for its latest quarter compared with a loss a year go as revenue fell more than 10 per cent.The technology security firm said the break-even results for what was its third quarter compared with a loss of $1.1 million or two cents per share a...

Prestigious Award Recognizes IBM Business Partners Who Have Demonstrated Excellence in Delivering Solutions That Use IBM WebSphere Technology

May 3, 2010 12:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

IMPACT 2010 Booth S-16 --Hubspan ( , a leading provider of cloud-based business integration solutions, received the coveted "Best of Show" award today at the IBM Impact 2010 conference ( . The Best of Show award...


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