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Invensense IPO will change the competition in the motion sensing business

September 25, 2010 1:21 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Business is there: moving from $300M in 2009 to $1.2B in 2015 only for smart phones


Rights groups denounce arrest of Thai webmaster

September 24, 2010 11:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Human rights and free speech groups protested Saturday the arrest of a Thai webmaster as she returned from an Internet freedom conference on charges of insulting the monarchy and violating the Computer Crime Act....

Six Technology Firms Agree to More Hiring Competition

September 24, 2010 7:22 pm | by New York Times | Comments

The antitrust settlement promises to increase the competition for sought-after technology workers.


Dell Settles a Client’s Claim That It Hid Computer Defects

September 24, 2010 7:22 pm | by New York Times | Comments

A plaintiff contended that Dell had expected almost all OptiPlex computers to have problems, but the company had played them down. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

From Young Mogul, a Gift on the Scale of Philanthropy’s Elders

September 24, 2010 7:21 pm | by New York Times | Comments

Mark Zuckerberg’s $100 million grant to Newark’s schools, announced on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” propelled him to the top of American philanthropy and made him something of a hero.

Epogen and Procrit (epoetin alfa): Recall - Particulate Matter in Vials

September 24, 2010 6:21 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Recall due to risks of embolic, thrombotic and other vascular serious adverse events.


Traders: China halts rare earth exports to Japan

September 24, 2010 3:22 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

China has halted exports to Japan of rare earth elements - which are crucial for advanced manufacturing - trading company officials said Friday amid tensions between the rival Asian powers over a territorial dispute....

Air Force rebuts gov't auditor concerns about GPS

September 24, 2010 3:20 pm | Comments

A government report raising questions about the future reliability of the Global Positioning System satellite network is "overly pessimistic," Air Force commanders said Friday....


XP Power Releases Green Mode Chassis Mount Industrial Power Supplies

September 24, 2010 1:23 pm | by | Comments

XP Power plc announced the VCS series of chassis mount single output ac-dc power supplies aimed at cost sensitive industrial applications. Extending the line-up of XP Power’s V-Brand range of low cost power supplies,...


ONR rolls out combat and tactical vehicle fleet at Modern Day Marine Expo

September 24, 2010 12:24 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Office of Naval Research) With several advanced warfare vehicles and a lineup of exciting technologies, the Office of Naval Research will showcase its latest expeditionary equipment at the 2010 Modern Day Marine Exposition scheduled Sept. 28-30 at Quantico Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Va.

IBM Breakthrough Captures High Speed Measurements of Individual Atoms

September 24, 2010 12:22 pm | by IBM | Comments

Highlights ? IBM scientists have measured how long information can stay in an individual atom ? IBM breakthrough enables ability to actually record, study and visualize the magnetism of individual atoms at staggering speeds – one million times faster than previously possible ? Could be...

Electric Dental Handpieces and Electric Oral Bone-cutting Handpieces: Safety Investigation of Patient Burns

September 24, 2010 12:21 pm | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

Device overheating may result in serious 1st to 3rd degree patient burns.


IBM Accelerates Smart Grid Adoption; Helps Utilities Modernize Communications Networks

September 24, 2010 12:21 pm | by | Comments

IBM announced that it will help utilities modernize the underlying communications networks that enable them to deliver energy resources. By providing complete consulting, design and implementation services with network technology from industry partners, IBM...


Green Plug Appoints Paul Panepinto VP Ecosystem Development

September 24, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

Green Plugannounced the appointment of Paul Panepinto to the newly created position of VP Ecosystem Development. Panepinto will oversee Green Plug’s ongoing involvement in industry-wide efforts to standardize dc power adapters so they...


NSF Funds Development of Hydrogen-Powered, Solar-Inspired Nano-Battery

September 24, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

Eduard Karpov, University of Illinois at Chicago assistant professor of civil and materials engineering, has received a three-year, $217,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a new battery he is calling a...



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