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"Magnetic Sponge" for Drug and Cell Delivery

December 14, 2010 10:24 am | by Duke University | Comments

DURHAM, N.C.--Engineers at Duke and Harvard universities have developed an implantable sponge that can squeeze out drugs, cells, or other agents in response to a magnetic field.


Rolaids Extra Strength Softchews, Rolaids Extra Strength plus Gas Softchews, Rolaids Multi-Symptom plus Anti-Gas Softchews: Recall - Foreign Materials in Products

December 14, 2010 10:22 am | Comments

Reports of foreign materials in the product, including metal and wood particles.


Study: Green tea can alter how we perceive flavor

December 14, 2010 9:22 am | by Cornell University | Comments

Certain chemicals in green tea - and perhaps red wine - can alter how we perceive flavors, reports a Cornell study that also found the chemicals stored in the body for the first time.


On Final For Landing on Runway 0805

December 14, 2010 9:21 am | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

Keep out areas can be a problem when adapting a CAD component land pattern, but that's not the only potential problem. Sometimes the part may be close, but the footprint is different enough to cause problems, as in the picture...

The AVE pollutes 29 percent less than traditional trains

December 14, 2010 6:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) High-speed trains consume 29 percent less energy than conventional trains per passenger transported, and reduce CO2 emissions by the same proportion. These are the conclusions of a study by the Spanish Railways Foundation published...

New ConnectPort X3 H Cellular Gateway from Digi Connects Remote Devices in Harsh Environments

December 14, 2010 6:21 am | by Digi International | Comments

Product extends ConnectPort® X3 family with rugged remote asset monitoring solution

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks bail in London

December 14, 2010 6:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared Tuesday in a London court, seeking bail to get out of a British jail as he fights a Swedish request to extradite him in a sex-crimes investigation....

French regulator finds possible abuses by Google

December 14, 2010 5:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

France's competition regulator has found "possible" abuses by Google Inc. in its online advertising practices because of its dominant market position.However, the French Competition Authority said in a report Tuesday that it sees no need for new sector-wide regulations on online ads.The report,...


Google, Jordan seal $10 million deal

December 14, 2010 4:05 am | by JAMAL HALABY - Associated Press - Associated Press | Comments

Jordan on Tuesday sealed US$10 million agreement with Google that allows the kingdom to use the world's leading Internet search engine for advertising.Western-educated King Abdullah II is an Internet enthusiast who has been desperately seeking to turn his resource-barren country into a regional...

Go Daddy gives $500K to fund women's health center(3)

December 13, 2010 6:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Make no mistake: loves women....

Dell pays $884M for data storage maker Compellent

December 13, 2010 6:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Dell Inc. said Monday it has a deal to buy the data storage company Compellent Technologies Inc. for $884 million....

Yahoo preparing to lay off 600 to 700 workers

December 13, 2010 6:05 pm | by MICHAEL LIEDTKE - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Yahoo Inc. is preparing to lay off between 600 and 700 workers in the latest shake-up triggered by the Internet company's lackluster growth.Employees could be notified of the job cuts as early as Tuesday, according to a person familiar with Yahoo's plans. The person asked for anonymity because...

Students' Pill Pal, HugGloves to assist the elderly

December 13, 2010 4:24 pm | by Cornell University | Comments

A watch with built-in pill compartments and gloves that help relieve arthritic pain are examples of high-tech products that Human Ecology students designed this semester to help the elderly.


CSC to buy shares, increases dividend to 20 cents

December 13, 2010 4:05 pm | Comments

Computer Sciences Corp., which provides technology consulting to business and the public sector, said Monday that its board increased its quarterly dividend, approved a stock repurchase plan and added a tenth member.The Falls Church, Va., technology and software developer declared a dividend of...

Go Daddy gives $500K to fund women's health center(2)

December 13, 2010 2:24 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Make no mistake: loves women....


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