Five exciting new emerging technology businesses walked away with awards at the finals of Discovering Start-Ups 2010, run by Cambridge Wireless and supported by the East of England Development Agency (EEDA). The five winners were selected from 25 budding entrepreneurs who pitched their innovative wireless technologies and business plans to the likes of Google, Microsoft and Orange, along with some of the world’s leading angel and VC investors.
CLEVELAND, /PRNewswire/ -- Gamers who want to make sure they never miss another video game release date now have a simple solution: GAME.minder v1.1, the free new iPhone/iOS app from Handelabra Studio LLC. Currently tracking over 1,000 games, GAME.minder enables iPhone users to search and filter their favorite games by platform (including Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii and many others), title or release window.
By Prachi Patel Article Source: Technology Review, Published by MIT Ultracapacitors, energy-storage devices that absorb and release charge in minutes, could be a rapid-charging, cheaper, and safer alternative to batteries for electric cars. But commercial ultracapacitors can hold just 5 percent of the energy of lithium-ion batteries, providing short power bursts that limit them to uses such as acceleration in hybrid buses.
IRVINE, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Broadcom Corporation announced a new baseband platform that provides simultaneous HSDPA modem connectivity and Android™-based applications processing. The new Broadcom® BCM2157 dual-core baseband processor provides a full suite of advanced functionality to deliver high-end smartphone features on more affordable 3G Android handsets.
TRW Pedestrian Protection System Utilizes Proven Technology and Safety Integration for Performance and ValueDecember 13, 2010 7:00 am | Comments
LIVONIA, Mich., /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. has developed an advanced Pedestrian Protection System to help address an important global safety issue. The system is now in production with a European auto manufacturer. TRW's Pedestrian Protection System uses up to three Remote Acceleration Sensors (RAS) located in the front bumper area.
WELLINGBOROUGH, U.K. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- An upcoming study by IMS Research, “The World Market for Low-power Wireless – 2011 Edition” reveals that, in 2009, of the 20 million IEEE 802.15.4 ICs shipped, fewer than half were ZigBee certified! The market for 802.15.4 ICs using proprietary networking software is often underestimated, partly because the market is fragmented with a large number of small deals accounting for much of the volume.
ANDOVER, Mass., /PRNewswire/ -- Enterasys Networks today announced the latest release of the Enterasys Intrusion Prevention Solution (IPS), a comprehensive solution featuring patented distributed intrusion prevention technology which simultaneously addresses the widest variety of network and host-based threats.
BOSTON -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Core Security Technologies announced the official release of CORE INSIGHT Enterprise. Following a successful beta program, which included more than a dozen Fortune 500 firms and top-level U.S. government agencies, the launch realizes Core Security’s vision of enabling customers to continuously identify and prove real-world exposures to critical assets across the entire organization through automated testing of network systems, web applications, and users in one completely integrated solution.
PORTLAND, Maine -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Many of the retail industry’s top names have come together for a unique pre-holiday giveaway on Facebook offering participants a chance to win more than $10,000 worth of merchandise and eGift cards, simply for liking the Click It To Gift It fan page. December 23rd is Click It To Gift It Day, a celebration of the Web’s ability to make it more convenient than ever to send friends and loved-ones personalized eGift cards from top retailers to anyone, anywhere and on-time.
LONDON and GERMANTOWN, Maryland, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cable&Wireless Worldwide and CURRENT Group are partnering to develop integrated smart grid and smart metering solutions to help utility companies achieve the goals of the UK Government's Low Carbon Economy and National Smart Metering program.
BRUSSELS and HERAKLION, Greece, /PRNewswire/ -- A new ENISA report identifies the top security risks and opportunities of smartphone use and gives practical security advice for businesses, consumers and governments. Top risks include spyware, poor data cleansing when recycling phones, accidental data leakage, and unauthorized premium-rate phonecalls and SMSs.
SAN DIEGO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Pulse Electronics Corporation provides engineers with an application-based sales (ABS) tool for designing a femtocell base station. To access the tool visit: http://cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pulseelectronics.com%2Fapplication_support%2Ffemtocell_basestation&esheet=6539686&lan=en-US&anchor=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.
Picochip and Wavesat Achieve Key LTE Interoperability Testing Milestones for Femtocells, Picocells and User EquipmentDecember 10, 2010 6:54 am | Comments
Picochip and Wavesat announced that they have successfully completed interoperability testing (IOT) between Picochip’s PC960x LTE small cell base station solution and Wavesat’s Odyssey 9000 family of UE chipsets. Completing this series of LTE service and IOT milestones represents success in the two companies’ jointly stated aim of delivering full performance with end-to-end interoperability.
IBM scientists today unveiled a new chip technology that integrates electrical and optical devices on the same piece of silicon, enabling computer chips to communicate using pulses of light (instead of electrical signals), resulting in smaller, faster and more power-efficient chips than is possible with conventional technologies.
IRVINE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gateway announced that its Gateway FX Series of gaming PCs was selected as an International CES Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Award honoree in the Computer Hardware product category. Products entered in this prestigious program were judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products across 35 product categories.