Subscribe to ECN Magazine News
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

ECN Daily

Study: 26 pct in US used cell phones for activism

December 23, 2010 1:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

If you this voted fall, there's a good chance you were texting about it....

Global Immune Technologies Acquires Solar License From Germans

December 22, 2010 6:06 pm | Comments

The Board of Directors of Global Immune Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GIMU) today announces that it has executed a Purchase And Assignment Agreement with Mid Atlantic Capital Associates SL of Mallorca, Spain. The Purchase and Assignment involves the formation of a new, wholly-owned GmbH that...

Google buys New York office as payroll expands

December 22, 2010 5:06 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Google has bought a New York office building where more than 2,000 of its employees work.The Internet search leader confirmed the purchase Wednesday, three weeks after The New York Times reported Google Inc. would pay $1.8 billion for a 15-story building that spans an entire city block.Google...


Review: Chrome OS gives a peek at computing future

December 22, 2010 1:20 pm | Comments

What if nearly everything you usually keep on your computer - photos, documents, music and software - was stored online? Your machine would be speedier and perhaps less vital because you could simply use another machine to recoup your digital life should you lose your laptop....

Grants fund projects that will tackle 'Grand Challenges'

December 22, 2010 12:21 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Arizona State University) Arizona State University engineering faculty will lead projects to address some of the world's most critical problems with support from the Grand Challenges Research Seed Funding program. The goals of each project align with the Grand Challenges for Engineering...


Advanced Energy Announces Creation of Strategic Business Units

December 22, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. announced the creation of two focused business units within the company effective January 1,2011. The two business units, Thin Films and Renewables, will enable improved execution and a strategic focus...


Balqon Named US Distributor for Lithium Batteries Manufactured by China-Based Winston Battery; Demonstrates First All Electric RV

December 22, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

Balqon Corp., a developer and manufacturer of zero-emissions heavy-duty electric vehicles and drive systems, has entered in to a Distribution Agreement with Seven One Limited under which Balqon was appointed the exclusive distributor in...


Broadcom gets favorable ruling in Emulex suit

December 22, 2010 11:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

A U.S. District Court handed down an interim ruling in Broadcom's patent infringement case against Emulex Corp., defining which of Emulex's products potentially violate the chip maker's patents.Judge James V. Selna issued his "favorable claim construction" ruling on Friday, which Broadcom...


Photonics projects get $7.4M in NIST funding

December 22, 2010 10:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Organic PV and novel LCD technology are among the latest projects to receive financial backing as part of NIST's Technology Innovation Program.


Honda to start testing EVs, PHEVs in Japan

December 22, 2010 10:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Honda Motor Co Ltd announced Dec 20, 2010, that it will start field tests of its electric vehicle (EV) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) in Japan.


Toshiba makes cryptography video breakthrough

December 22, 2010 10:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Advances in photodetector technology enable a fast enough exchange of cryptography key for ultra-secure video conferencing.


0.4mm Pitch BGA Redux

December 22, 2010 9:21 am | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

I've written about it before, and again here. When dealing with new technology parts, it's really important to look up all of the manufacturer's component information that is available. I'm going to quote from the Texas Instruments document "PCB Design...

Dell buys medical archiving website InSite One

December 22, 2010 9:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Dell Inc. said Wednesday that it will buy InSite One Inc., whose website stores medical records, in a bid to enhance its own archiving service. Terms of the purchase were not disclosed.InSite One, based in Wallingford, Conn., is different from other medical archiving services in that it stores...


Electrical Connectors Feature Vibration-Resistant Designs

December 22, 2010 8:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

ETCO high-retention electrical connectors are offered in two styles: the FlatSnap connector, which features a unisex design with a positive locking mechanism that connects with a simple push-pull motion...


Teledyne Technologies to acquire DALSA Corporation

December 22, 2010 8:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) ("Teledyne") and DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) ("DALSA") jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement that provides for the acquisition of DALSA Corporation by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teledyne.



You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.