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Display Week 2010 Business Conference to Spotlight E-Paper and Flexible Display Markets

April 7, 2010 8:24 am | by General Electric | Comments

The Society for Information Display (SID), the leading global organization dedicated to the advancement of electronic display technology, together with DisplaySearch, the worldwide leader in display market research, today provided a glimpse of the closing

SAE International partners with Elsevier

April 7, 2010 8:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Elsevier) AE International, a world leader in the development and distribution of engineering information for the mobility industry, is teaming with Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information.


Heparin: Change in Reference Standard

April 7, 2010 8:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

New studies reinforce FDA’s previous recommendation for healthcare professionals to exercise clinical judgment in determining the dose of heparin for a patient.


SRA International names Grafton to board

April 7, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

SRA International Inc., which provides technology and strategic consulting services to government agencies and commercial clients, said Wednesday it appointed W. Robert Grafton to its board of directors.His appointment adds one position to the board. With his appointment it has 11...

Keyword Management Leader Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Software as a Service Technology Space

April 7, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

WordStream, Inc., a provider of Internet marketing software ( for search engine optimization and pay per click advertising ( , today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100...

Mr. Andrew Pegler Appointed Sales Director

April 7, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Chartwell Technology Inc. ("Chartwell" or the "Company") (TSX: CWH), a leading provider of games, gaming systems and platform for the regulated online casino gaming industry is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Pegler as Sales Director for its wholly owned subsidiary, Chartwell...

NC State research may revolutionize ceramics manufacturing

April 7, 2010 6:26 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(North Carolina State University) Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new way to shape ceramics using a modest electric field, making the process significantly more energy efficient. The process should result in significant cost savings for ceramics...

NetApp to buy storage software maker Bycast

April 7, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Data storage company NetApp Inc. said Wednesday it has agreed to buy privately held rival Bycast Inc.NetApp says the acquisition will extend its expertise in the area of so-called object-based storage software, which uses a method of storing digital information that makes it easier to find.The...


Vodafone to offer Web via Opera in emerging markets

April 7, 2010 4:36 am | Comments

British mobile telecoms group Vodafone said it will launch the Opera Mini browser on low-cost handsets so its millions of users in emerging markets can easily access the Internet, lifting Opera's shares. Vodafone said on Wednesday it had worked with Opera to develop an enhanced version of its Opera Mini 5...

TOPICS: Sets Date to Announce First Quarter 2010 Results

April 7, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRT), a leading provider of services ( and software that help consumers and small businesses with their technology needs, today announced that it plans to release first quarter 2010 financial results after market close on Thursday,...

Blockbuster in deal with studios; shares jump

April 7, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Blockbuster Inc. has reached new terms with Twentieth Century Fox and Sony Corp.'s movie studios that will give the struggling DVD rental company quicker access to new films and better financial terms.The deal sent Blockbuster shares soaring ahead of regular trading Wednesday, though its stock...

Spring Tulips

April 7, 2010 4:22 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | Comments

Photo of red and yellow tulips in my yard. This is by far the most tulips that have flowered. The last several years I think there were 3-5 flowers. This year there are 20 in the front yard. Related: Backyard Wildlife: Great Spreadwing Damselfly – Researchers Learn What Sparks Plant...

Save the flat-headed cat, save the world

April 7, 2010 1:26 am | by European Commission | Comments

Animal species worldwide find refuge in the rain forests that dot the globe. But as human activities play havoc with our planet, countless creatures worldwide are feeling the effects. A case in point is the flat-headed cat (Prionailurus planiceps) which makes its home in the rain forests...


Finland : Fiscal consolidation key to restoring growth

April 7, 2010 1:26 am | by OECD | Comments

Hard-hit by the collapse in exports and faced with the costs of the recession and of population ageing, Finland will need to strengthen its public finances through reining in municipal spending growth and pursuing further labour market and retirement reforms. Improving the tax system and...


Global economy : Growth seen easing back slightly in US, Europe and Japan in first half of 2010

April 7, 2010 1:26 am | by OECD | Comments

The pickup in activity seen in the G7 countries in the last quarter of 2009 is expected to ease back in the first half of this year, according to the OECD’s latest Interim Economic Assessment. Watch the webcast.



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