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Review: Facebook fans will 'like' RockMelt browser

December 8, 2010 10:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

There's a lot to keep track of online....

3S PHOTONICS announces results for 2010 fiscal year

December 8, 2010 9:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

3S PHOTONICS announces 9% growth in turnover and significant increase of operating profits.


AT & S to start embedded die packaging production with Texas Intruments

December 8, 2010 9:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Smaller and smaller, and with ever more functions ? the products of the future continue to evolve. More economical use of space has now become an absolute must for the manufacturer.


Monocrystal expands LED industry prospects by introducing 10-inch sapphire substrate

December 8, 2010 9:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Monocrystal, a leading manufacturer of electronic materials for LED and solar industries, announced today availability of the company?s innovative ultra-large 10-inch C-plane epi-ready sapphire substrate.


Elusive spintronics success could lead to single chip for processing and memory

December 8, 2010 8:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Queen Mary, University of London) Researchers from Queen Mary, University of London, the University of Fribourg and the Paul Scherrer Institut have shown that a magnetically polarized current can be manipulated by electric fields.Published this week in the journal Nature Materials, this...

Penumbra System Reperfusion Catheter 032: Class I Recall Due to Manufacturing Error

December 8, 2010 8:21 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

Mid-shaft joint failures occuring in some catheters.


Salesforce to buy cloud co Heroku for $212M cash

December 8, 2010 8:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

In a move to expand its cloud computing efforts into mobile applications and social networking, Inc. said Wednesday that it will pay $212 million in cash for Heroku, which hosts developers' "apps" on its site for a fee.Founded in 2007, San Francisco-based Heroku provides a...

Drivers Meet Rigorous Demands for Environment Friendly LED Lighting Solutions

December 8, 2010 7:26 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

With the release of AMLD-Z, Aimtec launches the third series in its line of DC/DC LED Drivers. Offered in DIP24 packages, the AMLD-Z are feature rich LED drivers that meet the rigorous demands...


Linear Actuators Available With Class I, Division 2 Certification

December 8, 2010 7:26 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Exlar’s GSX and GSM linear actuators now offer Class I, Division 2 Certification, expanding the company’s actuator line for operation in hazardous environments.


Linear Actuators Have Extended Stroke of 20 mm

December 8, 2010 7:26 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Inc, a leading manufacturer of precision linear motion products, offers the 19000 Series, 20-mm captive linear actuator in a variety of stroke lengths.


WikiLeaks backers: We're behind MasterCard attack

December 8, 2010 7:20 am | Comments

The website for MasterCard suffered severe technical problems Wednesday, possibly the result of attacks by hackers supporting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Credit cards were not affected....

Review: 'Tron' video game suffers power shortage

December 8, 2010 7:05 am | by LOU KESTEN - Associated Press - Associated Press | Comments

As a young video-game fanatic, I was one of the first on my block to line up for "Tron" when it hit theaters in 1982. So I was one of the first to be dazzled by its then-state-of-the-art computer graphics — and disappointed with its jerry-built story of corporate espionage, a tale with less...

Microsoft, Spurred by Privacy Concerns, Introduces Tracking Protection to Its Browser

December 8, 2010 6:25 am | by New York Times | Comments

The announcement came after the F.T.C. called for a privacy mechanism that would allow consumers to opt out of having their data collected online.


For Artists’ Fund-Raising, a Social Network Site

December 8, 2010 6:25 am | by New York Times | Comments

United States Artists, a nonprofit group, will introduce a site that lets everyday people become arts patrons by donating to specific art projects.

A Facebook ‘Welcome’ That May Not Be

December 8, 2010 6:24 am | by New York Times | Comments

High school seniors about to be admitted to college, take note: That authentic-looking Facebook page inviting you to join the university’s “welcome group” for the class of 2015 may be unauthorized.


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