The American Research Center in Sofia, founded in 2004 by two members of Cornell's classics department, has been awarded a $750,000 Challenge Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Rotor may break and eject pieces of the rotor which may cause serious physical injury to bystanders and expose them to blood-borne infectious micro-organisms.
Royal Dutch Shell PLC and IBM Corp. are teaming up to research how to extend the life of oil and natural gas fields.IBM's analytic and simulation experience will be melded with Shell's subsurface and reservoir expertise to create a more efficient and accurate picture of how to tap the reserves,...
(Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft) In order to save energy, consumers need to be able to obtain up-to-date information at any time about the energy consumption of their appliances, and be able to control them while away from home. In Hall 9, Booth B36 at CeBIT, Fraunhofer scientists unveil two...
RF Micro Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq GS: RFMD) announced the addition of four new products to RFMD's portfolio of 3G transmit modules.
California Eastern Laboratories (CEL) announced the addition of a new international sales representative firm, Castle Microwave, covering the United Kingdom. Castle will join CEL in marketing CEL’s MeshConnect™ line...
British cable TV operator Virgin Media has chosen online video publisher Brightcove to provide and support short videos for its more than 11 million monthly website visitors.
For years, film student Bill Parker had a nagging idea for a short movie: He'd show those letters from the "Star Wars" opening scroll raining down on Earth and exploding.But the visual effects necessary to make his short film weren't available or affordable to him. Until now.Using a couple of...
Cyber attacks on Facebook pages set up to pay tribute to two murdered Australian children has prompted calls for the social networking site to be more accountable for its users.
Palm Inc slashed its revenue targets on weak demand for its smartphones, renewing concerns about its ability to compete against rivals like Apple Inc and sending shares down 16 percent.
With the U.S. space shuttle program fading, a Utah company that makes powerful booster rockets for space travel conducted its final ground test Thursday.
Apple Inc., buoyed by the success of the iPhones, iPods and computers it churns out to breathless buyers, could give some of its $25 billion in cash back to shareholders.
Diversinet Corp. (TSXV:DIV), an application provider for mobile communications, swings to a loss of US$406,000 or a penny a share in the fourth quarter from a profit of $272,000 or a penny a share in the comparable year-earlier period. Revenues increased to $2.1 million from $1.9 million.
Bill Warren founded an early online job board in the 1990s, helped kick-start an industry and was president of Monster.com, one of the leading Internet career sites. But these days he's not very happy with the results.