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FalconStor to pay $5.8M to settle 2 federal cases

June 27, 2012 1:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Data storage company FalconStor Software Inc. said Wednesday that it will pay federal authorities $5.8 million in penalties to settle cases involving improper payments it made to a customer.The company announced in 2010 that its president, CEO and Chairman, ReiJane Huai, would resign after he...

Number of active users at Facebook over the years

June 27, 2012 1:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

On Wednesday, Google disclosed that its year-old Google Plus social network now has 250 million registered users. That's up from 170 million a few months ago.That's far smaller than Facebook's more than 900 million — and that counts only those who use the service in a given month. But near the...

Reno mulls tax breaks for proposed Apple project

June 27, 2012 1:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Reno City Council is considering tax breaks meant to coax Apple Inc. to open two facilities in northern Nevada as part of a $1 billion investment over 10 years.At a meeting Wednesday, councilmembers were set to consider their portion of a deal that includes $89 million in county, city and...


DesignSight Structure for Medical Devices

June 27, 2012 12:54 pm | by Dassault Systemes | Videos | Comments

An example of a Medication Reminder assembly static analysis with Dassault Systemes.  


Nano-Plasmonics for Medical Diagnostics and Therapy

June 27, 2012 12:51 pm | by SPIETV | Videos | Comments

A biosensing platform utilizing the plasmonic effect can be effective in early disease detection and personalized medicine.  


FAA OKs Boeing 787 production in South Carolina

June 27, 2012 12:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Boeing has gotten federal approval to certify the 787s rolling off its new production line in North Charleston, S.C., the company said on Wednesday.The Federal Aviation Administration added the new plant to Boeing's production certificate, which is needed to produce and sell commercial... new sponsor of PGA developmental tour

June 27, 2012 12:50 pm | by DOUG FERGUSON - AP Golf Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

The PGA Tour announced another important sponsorship Wednesday, agreeing to a 10-year deal with Group Inc. as the sponsor of its developmental tour.The Tour replaces what had been known as the Nationwide Tour, and the change was effective immediately.The agreement comes four...

Google releases tablet app for social network

June 27, 2012 12:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Google's Plus social network will have its own app for tablet computers.A version for Android devices is available Wednesday, while one for Apple's iPad is coming "very soon." The app will help you send invites to friends for events such as birthday parties. It will also make it easier for you...


With Page voiceless, Brin appears at Google show

June 27, 2012 12:50 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Google co-founder Sergey Brin is the high-ranking executive who appeared before computer programmers at a conference in San Francisco.As previously disclosed, CEO Larry Page didn't speak to the audience because he recently lost his voice. He has an unspecified health problem. Google didn't...

Facebook slides as underwriters give mixed ratings

June 27, 2012 12:50 pm | by BARBARA ORTUTAY - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

The Wall Street analysts who know Facebook best are giving the company's stock a mixed review. Think: like, not love.A flood of analyst reports from 33 banks gave Facebook's stock a mix of "Neutral" and "Buy" ratings on Wednesday. And there was at least one review that equated to a "Sell"...

Bi-Stable LCD Displays Making a Power Play

June 27, 2012 12:41 pm | by Focus Display Solutions | News | Comments

Imagine an LCD Display module that requires no power to display an image even if you leave the image on the screen for two weeks. That seems impossible, right? Well not any longer.

Dish's Ergen says ad-skipping DVR protects kids

June 27, 2012 11:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Dish Network Corp. chairman Charlie Ergen says his company's ad-skipping DVR, the Hopper, has a side benefit: It keeps children from watching ads about junk food and alcohol.Dish is in a legal fight with CBS, NBC and Fox over its Hopper digital video recorder.Flip on the set-top box's "PrimeTime...

MSHA issued 225 violations against Alpha in May

June 27, 2012 11:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Federal inspectors issued 225 violations against Alpha Natural Resources Inc. operations during a two-day inspection blitz at 40 mines last month, the Mine Safety and Health Administration said Wednesday.The former Massey Energy operations now owned by Virginia-based Alpha included Road Fork...

DSP Software and Development Kit

June 27, 2012 11:47 am | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments Incorporated (Dallas, TX) (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) has introduced the TMS320C6748 DSP development kit for real-time analytics applications such as fingerprint recognition and face detection

Medical Urethane Foams

June 27, 2012 11:43 am | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Custom die cut medical urethane foams to match OEM requirements for padding, sealing, energy absorption and other cushion-gasket applications are being introduced by Interstate Specialty Products (Sutton, MA).


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