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Elma Expands LED Light Tube Offering With New Sizes

January 15, 2010 11:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Elma Electronic, a leading designer and manufacturer of rotary components and LEDs, has expanded its M-tube line of LED light tubes with new 5mm and 10mm diameter options. The Elma light tubes’ modular design allows wide range of lengths and shapes.


HP pledges up to $750K for Haiti relief

January 15, 2010 11:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hewlett-Packard Co. says it will donate $500,000 to the American Red Cross International Response Fund to support relief efforts in Haiti.The company also said it would match up to $250,000 in employee donations to the cause.The American Red Cross estimates 45,000 to 50,000 people were killed...

My SolidWorks World Sessions - Day 1, 10:30am to 12:00pm

January 15, 2010 10:58 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Blogs | Comments

Choosing sessions at SolidWorks World is never easy. Do I pick a "track" and stick with it? Maybe I should sit in on sessions covering functionality I don't normally use. I guess I could attend sessions based on the presenter's credentials and/or reputation. I just don't know.... I've...


TSX-listed corporate dividends by ex-date for Jan. 15 and 18, 2010

January 15, 2010 10:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Dividends by ex-date on the following listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange for Jan. 15 and 18, 2010:ASTRAL MEDIA INC. CL 'A' NV (TSX: ACM.A ): Dividend of $ 0.25 , expiring Jan 15, 2010ASTRAL MEDIA INC. CL 'B' SV (TSX: ACM.B ): Dividend of $ 0.25 , expiring Jan 15, 2010CANWEL BUILDING...

Which Sessions Should I Attend?

January 15, 2010 9:54 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Blogs | Comments

Ahhh..Monday morning at SolidWorks World. You're looking over the agenda and trying to decide which technical session to attend. But wait...there are twenty of them to choose from between 10:30am and 12:00pm. 2-0. TWENTY. And that's just the morning sessions. Count up the rest of the day...

Brookhaven Lab, Advanced Energy Systems Open Hi-Tech Production Facility

January 15, 2010 9:54 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Today, Brookhaven Lab and Advanced Energy Systems, Inc. of Medford, N.Y. celebrated the opening of a new hi-tech facility at the AES site that will produce crucial components used in particle accelerators around the world.

McNeil Consumer Healthcare Over-The-Counter Products: Recall

January 15, 2010 9:51 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

December 2009 recall expanded to multiple products.


Sitebrand Announces relevance7 Beta Release

January 15, 2010 8:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sitebrand Inc (TSX VENTURE: SIB), a leader in online marketing solutions today announced the start of its beta program for relevance7, Sitebrand's long anticipated new personalization platform."Kicking off the beta phase of relevance7 represents another great step forward for Sitebrand. Product and...


China faces tough challenge over Google dispute

January 15, 2010 7:01 am | by JOE McDONALD - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

At a time when they wanted to focus on the economy, Chinese leaders face a surprise political challenge: A possible Google pullout that could anger China's public and embolden other companies to vent grievances.Google Inc.'s threat to shut down its China-based site over censorship and...

Software Makers See a Market in Censorship

January 15, 2010 6:58 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

While China's censorship policies are prompting Google to consider quitting its operations in the country, some technology companies see the restrictions as an golden business opportunity.


Burst of Mobile Giving Adds Millions in Relief Funds

January 15, 2010 6:58 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

Americans are using their cellphones and social media like Facebook to make a donation to the Haiti relief effort.


After Google’s Stand on China, U.S. Treads Lightly

January 15, 2010 6:58 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

The difficulty of proving that the Chinese government was behind a cyberattack has frozen the U.S. response.


Men More Evolved? Y Chromosome Study Stirs Debate

January 15, 2010 6:58 am | by Product Design & Development | News | Comments

Women may think of men as primitive, but new research indicates that the Y chromosome — the thing that makes a man male — is evolving far faster than the rest of the human genetic code.


Harnessing the divas of the nanoworld

January 15, 2010 6:58 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Michigan Technological University) Boron nitride nanotubes have been notoriously difficult to grow, requiring special instrumentation, dangerous chemistry, or temperatures of over 1,500 degrees Celsius to assemble. As it turns out, they just needed a little encouragement. Now, Michigan...

Software Supports Autonomous Ground Robotic System Development

January 15, 2010 6:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

National Instruments announced LabVIEW Robotics 2009, a new version of its graphical system design software that provides a standard development platform for designing robotic and autonomous control systems.



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