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Tyndall Workshop Redefines PwrSoC and Moves Toward Commercialization

October 18, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

By redefining the meaning of a PwrSoC from "Power Supply on Chip" to "Power System on Chip," and extending the definition of the "chip" itself, the Second International Workshop on Power Supply on...


UTC Offers To Acquire Remaining Interest in Clipper Windpower

October 18, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

United Technologies Corp. has reached agreement with the management and independent members of the board of directors of Clipper Windpower Plc (CWPL) on the terms of a cash offer by UTC to acquire all...


TDK-Lambda Joins PMBus Alliance

October 18, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

TDK-Lambda has joined the PMBus™ Alliance. The PMBus protocol is a standard way to communicate with power converters and other devices in a power system. Owned by the System Management Interface Forum, or...


Wright Express renews deal with Sinclair Oil

October 18, 2010 12:05 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Wright Express Corp. said Monday it renewed its agreement to manage a co-branded fleet card program for Sinclair Oil Corp.The renewal enhances Sinclair's ability to better serve and market to customers on a local basis, the company said.Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.Shares of...

AcuMEMS announces new Glaucoma product for cataract surgery

October 18, 2010 11:25 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

AcuMEMS, Inc. announced the development of a new sensor for wireless intraocular pressure (IOP) monitoring of patients with co-incident cataract and glaucoma.


Solarfun announces completion of capacity expansion plan and further expansion plans

October 18, 2010 11:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Power Holdings Co., Ltd. announced that it has already reached its 2010 year-end target of 360 MW in ingot manufacturing capacity, 400 MW in wire saw capacity, 500 MW of cell capacity and 900 MW in module capacity


ORNL theorist part of team that discovers unexpected magnetism

October 18, 2010 11:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory) Theoretical work done at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory has provided a key to understanding an unexpected magnetism between two dissimilar materials.

Plastic monitors itself

October 18, 2010 10:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft) A new polymer-metal material that has sensory properties makes it possible to produce plastic component parts that monitor themselves. This material can be combined with various others and used in a variety of different ways. Researchers at Fraunhofer will be...


CACI to buy TechniGraphics for undisclosed amount

October 18, 2010 10:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Government information technology contractor CACI International Inc. said Monday that it has agreed to buy TechniGraphics Inc. for an undisclosed amount.TechniGraphics provides digital map imagery and related products for U.S. intelligence agencies for uses including intelligence analysis,...

Crimp and Solder Cup Spring Pins

October 18, 2010 9:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

For customers looking for a spring way to connect a Mill-Max spring-loaded connector to a wire or cable, Mill-Max is pleased to announce two new innovative designs.


Handheld Enclosures Range Extended

October 18, 2010 9:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Following customer demand, OKW has extended its innovative Soft-Case handheld enclosures range with the new size XL series. Typical applications include portable instruments and medical devices.


White House Science Fair showcases Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams

October 18, 2010 9:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Lemelson-MIT Program) Today, two Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams were among more than a dozen teams from around the country that presented their winning work at a White House Science Fair. The fair celebrates the winners of STEM competitions, including InvenTeam students from Arizona and...


Barnes & Noble appoints DeFelice general counsel

October 18, 2010 8:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc. said Monday that it has hired Gene DeFelice to serve as its vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary.DeFelice previously served as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary for Savvis Inc., an information technology company.DeFelice will...


Wind River Linux 4 debuts

October 18, 2010 7:27 am | Comments

Wind River introduces its fourth-generation commercial embedded Linux platform based on the recently released Linux 2.6.34+ kernel with cross-compiling toolchains GCC 4.4, EGLIBC 2.11 and GDB 7.


Tourists 'visit' the Med without leaving home

October 18, 2010 7:21 am | by European Commission | Comments

Tourists will no longer have to leave the comfort of their armchair to experience the splendours of the Mediterranean islands thanks to an EU-funded project that has created software providing three-dimensional (3D) versions of sandy beaches, sleepy village squares and cosy local hotels....


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