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Tibco acquires Foresight for undisclosed price

January 8, 2010 9:01 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Tibco Software Inc., a maker of business software, said Friday it has acquired privately held Foresight Corp. for an undisclosed amount.Foresight makes software that validates transactions and processes claims. Among its customers are BlueCross Blue Shield organizations in 31 states.Tibco is...

Hotspot Usage is Increasingly Shifting Away From Notebooks and Laptops and Toward Handhelds

January 8, 2010 7:55 am | by In-Stat | Comments

Wi-Fi handset shipments have exploded over the past year, and will continue to show strong growth over the next several years.

Weill researchers find new approach to leukemia

January 8, 2010 7:53 am | by Cornell University | Comments

Chemical codes that control the behavior of normal and malignant cells have been identified and may lead to more precise treatment for people with leukemia.


GameStop names VP for international locations

January 8, 2010 7:01 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

GameStop Corp. said Friday it has named Michael Mauler senior vice president of its international operations.The job puts Mauler, previously senior vice president in charge of the company's international supply chain and support operations, at the head of GameStop stores in 15 countries outside...

Liquavista launches Electrowetting Color Display

January 8, 2010 6:55 am | Comments

 Liquavista launched its latest technology platform LiquavistaColor, which offers full color capability with full interactivity and hi-fidelity video at ultra-low power to future advanced eReader devices.


Aggie app is iGREAT

January 8, 2010 6:53 am | by Texas A&M University | Comments

Creative and wacky Aggie builds mobile app business By Rylan Barnes ’04 Since I graduated in December 2005, the value of my Texas A&M education has grown. Without it, I wouldn’t have won Google’s 2008 Android Developer Challenge — a $275,000 cash prize — for my...

Ikanos and Aricent Create Platform for Next-Generation Access Devices

January 8, 2010 6:44 am | Comments

Ikanos Communications, a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the digital home, and Aricent, a global innovation, technology and service company focused exclusively on communications, today introduced a production-ready platform for advanced next-generation broadband access products.


3D Display Revenues Forecast to Reach $22B by 2018

January 8, 2010 6:01 am | Comments

DisplaySearch forecasts that the total stereoscopic 3D display market will grow from 0.7 million units and $902 million in revenues in 2008 to 196 million units and $22 billion in revenues in 2018...


NIST TIP Carbon Nanotube Production Grant Awarded

January 8, 2010 5:54 am | Comments

Brewer Science and SouthWest NanoTechnologies (SWeNT) announced that they have received a $6.5M award under NIST’s Technology Innovation Program (TIP).

ICEME 2010 Call for Papers and Invited Sessions

January 8, 2010 5:47 am | Comments

Submit a paper/abstract in the area of your research, academic or professional interest and related to any of the topics included in the International Conference on Engineering and Meta-Engineering (ICEME 2010) to be held on April 6 -9, 2010 in Orlando, Florida.


TIBCO Software Acquires Foresight Corporation

January 8, 2010 4:01 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that it has acquired privately-held Foresight Corporation, a leading provider of transaction automation solutions and EDI productivity tools. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.Based in Columbus, Ohio, Foresight has over 400...

Sumatran Tiger and Cubs Filmed by Remote Wildlife Monitoring Cameras

January 8, 2010 3:53 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | Comments

Video cameras installed in the Sumatran jungle in Indonesia have captured close-up footage of a tiger and two cubs. This is the first time that the World Wildlife Fund has recorded evidence of tiger breeding in central Sumatra in what should be prime tiger habitat. The Sumatran Tiger is...

Renesas Technology to Start Mass Production of 12-Product Lineup of Energy-Efficient Low-Loss Power MOSFETs that Cover Wide Voltage Tolerance Ranges (40 V, 60 V, 80 V, 100 V) ...

January 8, 2010 3:52 am | by Renesas | Comments

SAN JOSE, Calif., December 17, 2009—Renesas Technology America, Inc., today announced a lineup of 12 10th generation power MOSFET products for isolated DC-DC converters*1 used in the power supplies of applications such as servers, communications equipment, and industrial equipment....


IBM Providing Credit and Financing to Businesses in China

January 8, 2010 3:52 am | by IBM | Comments

IBM today announced that its lending unit has signed a financing deal with Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. and its distributor network that will begin the flow of cash and credit in an important economic development zone in China.

Ophthalmic Surgeons Employ Cutting-edge Technology

January 8, 2010 3:07 am | by Staff Sgt. Vanessa Young | Comments

Ophthalmic surgeons here are the first in the Defense Department to employ a state-of-the-art laser that will shorten recovery times for corneal transplantation.



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