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Intel Creates End-to-End Photonics Connection with Integrated Lasers

July 28, 2010 10:25 am | Comments

Intel Corporation has developed a research prototype representing the world's first silicon-based optical data connection with integrated lasers.

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Envestnet expected to go public this week

July 28, 2010 10:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Envestnet Inc., a Chicago company that provides Web-based services for financial advisers, expects to raise more than $31 million in net proceeds this week in an initial public offering.The company is offering 7.7 million shares at an expected range of $9 to $10, according to an updated...

Small materials poised for big impact in construction

July 28, 2010 9:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(American Chemical Society) Bricks, blocks, and steel I-beams -- step aside. A new genre of construction materials, made from stuff barely 1/50,000th the width of a human hair, is about to debut in the building of homes, offices, bridges, and other structures. And a new report is...

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Nanoblasts Move Molecules, Proteins and DNA into Living Cells

July 28, 2010 8:21 am | by Georgia Institute of Technology | Comments

Using chemical "nanoblasts" that punch tiny holes in the protective membranes of cells, researchers have demonstrated a new technique for getting therapeutic small molecules, proteins and DNA directly into living cells.

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Registration Open for electronica 2010

July 28, 2010 8:09 am | Comments

It’s almost time for the 24th biennial electronica international trade fair, the world’s leading trade fair for components, systems, applications, and services in the electronics industry.

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Quicken Loans owner sees technology hub in Detroit

July 28, 2010 8:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Quicken Loans Inc. owner Dan Gilbert hopes his company's move to Detroit will help create a technology hub downtown.The online mortgage giant says in a release that 1,700 workers will work downtown when Quicken and several sister companies move their headquarters to Detroit in August.Quicken...

Wikipedia Reader Uses 8-Bit Computing Power

July 28, 2010 7:42 am | Comments

A digital book reader could bring information to students in developing countries using a technology that is long past its prime: 8-bit computing.

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Wireless Power Consortium Creates Qi Standard for Common Development

July 28, 2010 7:26 am | Comments

The Qi low power standard, delivering up to 5 Watt into wireless power receivers, was recently released by the Wireless Power Consortium.

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Review: 'DeathSpank,' 'Limbo' bring summer heat

July 28, 2010 7:06 am | by LOU KESTEN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | Comments

This summer has been so oppressive throughout most of the United States that even driving to the video-game store feels like an ordeal. Fortunately, you don't have to leave home to experience some of the season's most interesting games — you can download them directly to your console.That's...

Procter & Gamble is latest global Olympic sponsor

July 28, 2010 7:05 am | by STEPHEN WILSON - AP Sports Writer - Associated Press | Comments

The world's largest consumer products company signed on as a global Olympic sponsor Wednesday, the second multi-million-dollar marketing deal this month for the International Olympic Committee.IOC president Jacques Rogge unveiled the 10-year agreement with American-based giant Procter & Gamble...

Mediware Renews Relationship With William Blair & Company

July 28, 2010 7:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDW), a specialist provider of information systems focused on complex clinical solutions for Blood Management, Medication Management and Performance Management, today announced that it is renewing its relationship with its long standing...

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Sprint Nextel Reports Gain in Subscribers

July 28, 2010 6:23 am | by New York Times | Comments

Despite the overall gain in customers, the wireless phone provider posted a quarterly loss because of tax issues.

Best hope for saving Arctic sea ice is cutting soot emissions, says Stanford researcher

July 28, 2010 6:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Stanford University) Soot from the burning of fossil fuels and solid biofuels contributes far more to global warming than has been thought, according to a new Stanford study. But, unlike carbon dioxide, soot lingers only a few weeks in the atmosphere, so cutting emissions could have a...

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Kodak has 2Q loss, ending consecutive up quarters

July 28, 2010 6:05 am | by BEN DOBBIN - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Robust inkjet printer sales and fewer charges narrowed Eastman Kodak Co.'s loss to $168 million in the second quarter, but its slumping film business cast a shadow over the photography pioneer's prolonged digital transformation.Kodak's adjusted earnings fell short of Wall Street expectations as...

Oakland woman charged in job applicant's slaying

July 28, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

An Oakland woman has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a Virginia man who was killed after being robbed of $17.Prosecutors also filed robbery charges against 33-year-old Althea Housley on Tuesday.Housley and her boyfriend, 24-year-old George Huggins, are suspected of demanding...

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