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300 cookbooks enrich library's collection

November 4, 2010 1:22 pm | by Cornell University | Comments

Nancy Cameros, the wife of Alan Cameros '57, donated her collection of ethnic and regional cookbooks before her death in September.

Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

November 4, 2010 1:21 pm | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

Screaming Circuits will be closed on November 25th and 26th, 2010. This means that those days won't be counted toward your turn times. For example, if you have asked for a 48 hour turn time and we receive your kit...

Cable subscribers flee, but is Internet to blame?

November 4, 2010 1:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Cable companies have been losing TV subscribers at an ever faster rate in the last few months, and satellite TV isn't picking up the slack....


Activision posts higher 3Q earnings, revenue

November 4, 2010 1:05 pm | by BARBARA ORTUTAY - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Activision Blizzard Inc. said Thursday that its third-quarter net income more than tripled on strong sales of the "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" video game, along with the latest "World of Warcraft" and "StarCraft" titles.The company raised its outlook for the full year, though its guidance for...

State and Local Code Officials Deliver Improvement in Building Energy Efficiency

November 4, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) announced that more than 500 state and local code officials voted on changes to the nation’s model energy code to achieve energy savings of 30% relative...


UL White Paper Examines Safety Issues of Lithium-Ion Batteries

November 4, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification released the first in a series of white papers that review evolving battery technology. This paper explores many of the issues and...


U.S. Fuel Cell Council, National Hydrogen Association Merge

November 4, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

The U.S. Fuel Cell Council (USFCC) and the National Hydrogen Association (NHA) announced that they are joining forces to accelerate the commercialization of fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies. The newly formed Fuel Cell...


Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG intends to acquire Alcatel-Lucent?s Vacuum Technology unit ?Adixen?

November 4, 2010 11:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG intends to acquire Alcatel-Lucent?s Vacuum Technology Unit which is headquartered in Annecy, France.


Crossbow technology releases next generation MEMS AHRS with remote magnetometer

November 4, 2010 11:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Crossbow Technology a provider of inertial systems to the Avionics market announced the release of its next generation MEMS AHRS with the remote magnetometer capability.


LAST POWER Project aims to develop advanced SiC and GaN semicon

November 4, 2010 11:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

The partners in a new publicly-funded European research project have just announced details of the multinational/multidisciplinary program called LAST POWER (Large Area silicon carbide Substrates and heTeroepitaxial GaN for POWER device applications).


RC 44 regatta coming to San Diego in March

November 4, 2010 11:06 am | by BERNIE WILSON - AP Sports Writer - Associated Press | Comments

A major international regatta is coming to San Diego for the first time since the 1995 America's Cup.Organizers will announce Friday that the RC 44 Championship Tour season opener, featuring several America's Cup sailors, will take place on San Diego Bay from March 2-6.The RC 44 is a...

Lionbridge Technologies 3Q loss widens

November 4, 2010 11:06 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Lionbridge Technologies Inc. lost more money in its third quarter than a year ago, pulled down by higher operating expenses.The company also gave a fourth-quarter revenue guidance below analysts' expectations.Its stock slumped $1.14, or 22.8 percent, to $3.86 in afternoon trading on Thursday....

Hospira Symbiq One-Channel and Two-Channel Infusers: Class I Recall - Motor Encoder Failures

November 4, 2010 10:21 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

Infusers may cease operation and exhibit an audible and visual alarm. Delay or interruption of infusion therapy may result in serious injury or death.


Review: Kinect motion-sensing system impresses

November 4, 2010 10:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

By RON HARRIS 2010-11-04T18:00:58Z There are a lot of futuristic things we're still waiting on: jet packs for the entire family, self-driving cars and time-travel, to name a few. But one new, pretty darn amazing bit of technology has finally come to fruition, thanks to the folks at Microsoft....

E.U. Says It Will Overhaul Privacy Regulations

November 4, 2010 9:24 am | by New York Times | Comments

An E.U. commissioner said that breaches involving Facebook and Google illustrated the need for rules governing the development of social networking, personalized advertising and other Web services.


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