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Digi-Key Corporation Announces Stock on Molex Mini-Fit Series

March 24, 2010 6:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it has stock on Molex's Mini-Fit H2O sealed connector system.


Broadband equipment maker Calix prices IPO

March 24, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Broadband communications equipment maker Calix Inc., formerly known as Calix Networks Inc., priced its initial public offering at the top of its expected range Tuesday night, raising $82 million.The Petaluma, Calif. company's products enable the delivery of phone, TV and Internet services,...

Chipmaker MaxLinear prices IPO above expectations

March 24, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chipmaker MaxLinear Inc. became the second company this year to price its initial public offering above expectations on Tuesday night, raising $89.6 million.Last week, portfolio manager and advisory firm Financial Engines Inc. was the first company to do so since late November, raising $127.2...


Brookhaven Lab's Cedomir Petrovic Receives the Marko Jaric Award for Outstanding Achievements in Physics

March 24, 2010 4:22 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Brookhaven physicist Cedomir Petrovic has received the Marko Jaric Award for his outstanding achievements in physics. The award is presented each year by the Marko Jaric Foundation to preserve the memory of the life and work of the Serbian physicist for whom it is named. Petrovic received...

European privacy battle looms for Facebook, Google

March 24, 2010 3:30 am | by FRANK JORDANS - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

You have been tagged in 12 photos. Even if you're not signed up to the Web site.European regulators are investigating whether the practice of posting photos, videos and other information about people on sites such as Facebook without their consent is a breach of privacy laws.The Swiss and...

Greece - Quick action needed to tackle rising youth unemployment, says OECD

March 24, 2010 3:26 am | by OECD | News | Comments

Young people in OECD countries have been hit hard by the economic crisis. In Greece, the already high youth unemployment rate could rise further in the coming months, according to a new OECD report.

Google still censoring for some China customers

March 24, 2010 2:30 am | by ALEXA OLESEN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Google Inc. is still censoring search content for some of its customers in China, a company spokeswoman said Wednesday, in a decision that underscores the Internet giant's delicate effort to hold onto its mainland businesses days after moving its search engine offshore.The decision to provide...

Google, Yahoo criticize Australian Internet filter

March 24, 2010 1:30 am | by TANALEE SMITH - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Internet giants Google and Yahoo have criticized Australia's proposal for a mandatory Internet filter, calling it a heavy-handed measure that could restrict access to legal information.Their statements, among 174 comments from the public submitted to the Department of Communications on the...


Dell To Grow Services Business in China

March 24, 2010 1:24 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Dell said it aims to grow its services business in China both organically and through acquisitions, as the broader technology sector struggles with dwindling hardware profits.

Samsung Ex-Chief to Return

March 23, 2010 9:25 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Lee Kun-hee, who resigned as Samsung Group chairman amid an ethics and fraud scandal in 2008, will return to lead Samsung Electronics, the group's biggest company.

Priceline Shifts Model in Asia

March 23, 2010 8:23 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Much of Priceline's growth in recent years has come from fixed-price travel bookings outside the U.S. Hotel reservation site Agoda is the company's effort to find new sources of growth in Asia.

Fujitsu Adviser Won't Seek Post

March 23, 2010 7:24 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

In the wake of a rare public dispute with its former president, Fujitsu senior executive adviser, Naoyuki Akikusa, will not stand for re-election to the board of the Japanese technology-services company.

Highest Ion Output in the Industry! Low-Voltage, Small Ionizer Module "Ionissimo MHM Series Adopted for Use in S.T. Corporation Ionizer

March 23, 2010 7:21 pm | by Murata Manufacturing | News | Comments

The Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. ionizer module “Ionissimo™” MHM Series has been adopted for use by the S.T. Corporation in its new “Virus Attacker” plug-in ionizer.


Cell Carriers Bow to Taliban Threat

March 23, 2010 6:27 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Every evening, cellphones go dead across southern and eastern Afghanistan because of a Taliban decree that aims to prevent villagers from passing tips to coalition forces.

T-Mobile to Boost U.S. Network

March 23, 2010 5:25 pm | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

T-Mobile said it will extend its faster network technology to more than 100 U.S. markets by the end of the year.


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