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iMANY Appoints Three Executives to Development Team to Meet Growing Market Demand for Contract Performance

July 19, 2010 4:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

iMANY, the leading provider of contract performance, announced three executive appointments to its development team. Gonzalo Castro will assume the role of Vice President of Product Management, Chip Alexander was named Chief Architect of User Interface and Experience, and Jin Huang was appointed...

Yahoo's 2Q results to illuminate turnaround effort

July 19, 2010 4:05 am | by MICHAEL LIEDTKE - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Internet company Yahoo Inc. is scheduled to report its second-quarter earnings after the stock market closes Tuesday.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Yahoo probably will need to hit the upper end of its revenue guidance to give its stock a much-needed lift. Management predicted the company's revenue for the...

Apple to report first iPad quarterly sales

July 19, 2010 3:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Apple Inc., maker of the iPhone, Macintosh computers and other consumer electronics, is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter results Tuesday after the stock market closes.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Remember the iPad? While all the buzz in recent weeks has been about the iPhone 4, the newest...

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Vaccine-Delivery Patch with Dissolving Microneedles Boosts Protection(3)

July 18, 2010 4:22 pm | by Georgia Institute of Technology | Comments

A new vaccine-delivery patch based on hundreds of microscopic needles that dissolve into the skin could allow persons without medical training to painlessly administer vaccines – while providing improved immunization against diseases such as influenza.

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Vaccine-Delivery Patch with Dissolving Microneedles Boosts Protection(2)

July 18, 2010 3:23 pm | Comments

A new vaccine-delivery patch based on hundreds of microscopic needles that dissolve into the skin could allow persons without medical training to painlessly administer vaccines – while providing improved immunization against diseases such as influenza.

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A Defiant Steve Jobs Confronts 'Antennagate'

July 18, 2010 11:23 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

Apple CEO Steve Jobs acknowledged that the iPhone 4 loses signal strength when held a certain way, but argued the problem is not unique to his company's device. CEOs from Motorola and Research in Motion disputed Mr. Jobs's claim.

Media Cache: France’s Three-Strikes Law for Internet Piracy Hasn’t Brought Any Penalties

July 18, 2010 11:23 am | by New York Times | Comments

As consumer preferences and technology change, some people in the music industry are proposing new ways to deal with piracy.

Technology Rivals Lobby to Break Microsoft’s Hold

July 18, 2010 11:23 am | by New York Times | Comments

A plan to advise local governments on software purchases has set off a battle this summer between Microsoft and its rivals Google, International Business Machines, Red Hat and Oracle.

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Telefónica Withdraws Bid for Brazilian Joint Venture

July 18, 2010 11:22 am | by New York Times | Comments

Telefónica of Spain withdrew a $9.24 billion bid to take full control of its Brazilian wireless joint venture with Portugal Telecom after the Portuguese government vetoed the deal.

Snyder brings outsider's outlook to governor race

July 17, 2010 6:05 am | by KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Rick Snyder is a workaholic, a man who considers a four-hour round of golf a waste of time and who crammed nine years' worth of college degrees into just over six.But get the silver-haired Snyder near his power boat on Gun Lake, and the intensity the 51-year-old Republican gubernatorial...

Rep. Djou maintains money advantage over Hanabusa

July 16, 2010 8:05 pm | by HERBERT A. SAMPLE - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Republican U.S. Rep. Charles Djou has begun the summer with a solid advantage in campaign contributions over his likely Democratic general election foe, state Senate President Colleen Hanabusa.In reports filed with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday, Djou said he had more than $379,000...

The Billion-Bug Highway In the Sky

July 16, 2010 2:20 pm | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | Comments

Listen to Bug Highway In The Sky there are 3 billion insects passing over your head in a summer month, he was talking about his survey in Great Britain. Closer to the equator, he says, the numbers should rise. He wouldn’t be surprised, for example, that in the sky over Houston or...

Former Koss exec charged in theft takes a plea

July 16, 2010 1:06 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

A former Koss Corp. finance executive accused of embezzlement has agreed to plead guilty to all six felony fraud counts against her and pay $34 million in restitution.The Journal Sentinel reports the plea deal for Sujata "Sue" Sachdeva does not include a specific recommendation for the length...

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Google buys Metaweb to 'improve search'

July 16, 2010 1:06 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Search giant Google Inc. says it has bought Metaweb Inc., a company that helps connect Internet search words to real-world things.Terms were not disclosed.Google director of product management, Jack Menzel, said in a blog post Friday that the acquisition will help "improve search and make the...

Gannett's stock dives after 2Q results disappoint

July 16, 2010 1:05 pm | by MICHAEL LIEDTKE - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Gannett Co., the largest U.S. newspaper publisher, moved closer to ending a 3 ½-year slump in print advertising during the second quarter. But it still isn't feeling confident enough to predict when the biggest part of its business will begin to grow again.The progress contained in earnings results...

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