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U.S. to roll out major broadband policy

March 15, 2010 7:08 am | News | Comments

U.S. regulators will announce a major Internet policy this week to revolutionize how Americans communicate and play, proposing a dramatic increase in broadband speeds that could let people download a high-definition film in minutes instead of hours.

Investors seek signs of China Mobile 3G commitment

March 15, 2010 7:05 am | News | Comments

China Mobile's 3G outlook will take center stage this week as China's three telecoms carriers begin to kick off quarterly results, with market focus on whether the nation's dominant player will turn up the volume in its low-key 3G roll-out.

Download growth boosts 2009 UK music royalties

March 15, 2010 7:02 am | News | Comments

British songwriters, composers and music publishers earned 623 million pounds ($944.8 million) in royalties in 2009, up 2.6 percent on 2008 and the first time the growth in digital revenues outperformed the drop in CD and DVD earnings.

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Dell sues 5 Asia tech firms, alleging LCD cartel

March 15, 2010 6:56 am | News | Comments

Dell Inc, the world's third-largest PC maker, has filed a lawsuit against Sharp Corp, Hitachi Ltd, Toshiba Corp and two other companies for alleged price fixing of LCD displays. Dell filed the suit at a U.S. district court in San Francisco on Friday against the group of five firms, which also includes Japan's Seiko Epson and Taiwan's HannStar, a spokesman at Dell's Japan unit said on Monday.

Intermap gets Garmin deal for 3D mapping technology

March 15, 2010 6:54 am | News | Comments

Intermap Technologies Corp, a Canadian 3D digital mapping technology firm, said U.S. navigation device maker Garmin Ltd signed a three-year agreement for Intermap's NEXTMap technology. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Innovation on display at Games Conference

March 15, 2010 6:51 am | News | Comments

Motion controls and social gaming were the hot topics at this week's Game Developers Conference, the annual convention of game designers, programmers and executives. Sony shook up the conference with a splashy introduction of the PlayStation Move, a new wand-shaped PlayStation 3 motion controller system that will rival Nintendo's popular Wii.

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Disney to close Zemeckis-run motion-capture studio

March 15, 2010 6:47 am | News | Comments

To further cut costs at its movie studio, The Walt Disney Co. said Friday that it will shut a San Francisco-area facility used to capture the performance of Jim Carrey for his digitally animated character, Scrooge, in "A Christmas Carol."

Programmable Multimedia Solution Supports Android-Powered HD Processors

March 15, 2010 6:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

CEVA, Inc. [(NASDAQ: CEVA); (LSE: CVA)], today announced that Fuzhou Rockchip Electronics Co. Ltd, has licensed and deployed the fully programmable CEVA-MM2000 portable multimedia solution in the latest generation RK28XX portable multimedia ICs.

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iLOOKABOUT Announces Series E Warrant Term Extension

March 15, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

iLOOKABOUT Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ILA) ("iLOOKABOUT" or the "Company") announced today that, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV"), it will extend the term of its Series E common share purchase warrants (the "Class E Warrants") that were issued as part of a private placement...

Card Eases Connectivity of Automation Drives to PROFINET-Based Networks

March 15, 2010 6:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Danfoss Drives introduced the VLT PROFINET MCA120 Option Card, expanding the Ethernet communication capabilities of the VLT AutomationDrive to PROFINET-based networks. This option card handles a single connection with an Actual Packet Interval down to 1 ms in

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Right-angle SMT Illuminated Pushbutton Designed With Long Travel

March 15, 2010 6:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

E-Switch launched the LP37 Series illuminated pushbutton switch, which features a right angle, surface mount design with long travel. LED colors of red, green and yellow are available. Specifications include

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LAN Connector Features Power over Ethernet Plus

March 15, 2010 5:53 am | Microsemi Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance analog mixed-signal integrated circuits and high reliability semiconductors, and Tyco Electronics (NYSE:TEL), a global leader in electronic components, announced today the delivery of the industry's most advanced RJ-45 connector with built-in power over Ethernet (PoE) technology.

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VCO operates from 2580 MHz to 2650 MHz

March 15, 2010 5:50 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek's CVCO55CC-2580-2650 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates from 2580 MHz to 2650 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V~4.5V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -110 dBc/Hz @ 10KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +3 dBm.

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Latest ZigBee Standards now available for Public Download

March 15, 2010 5:50 am | News | Comments

The ZigBee Home Automation and ZigBee Remote Control Standards are now available for public download.

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Drive-Thru Kiosk Uses Touchscreen Tech

March 15, 2010 5:41 am | News | Comments

The  Way2Order Drive-Thru kiosk solves critical challenges surrounding drive-through self service by integrating outdoor-usable touchscreen technology which can be operated with bare or gloved hands.

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