MIPI Alliance today announced the formation of a new Battery Interface working group, targeting such issues as counterfeit batteries, consumer safety and power management. Comprised of companies spanning the mobile ecosystem, the working group will develop new specifications for the mobile battery interface system.
BOSTON, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have developed a new iPhone application in collaboration with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to engage health care practitioners and the general public in issues of drug safety and real-time pharmacovigilance.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.11 Working Group is celebrating its 20th anniversary as an active wireless standards development organization. When project IEEE 802.11 (Wireless Local Area Networks, WLAN) was created in September of 1990, its original goals were to bring together forward-thinking technology leaders to develop interoperable wireless standards reaching a data rate of over 1 Mb/s.
PITTSBURGH, /PRNewswire/ -- Avere Systems today announced the results of a third-party survey of IT executives. The survey clearly shows rapid increases in data and general growth in business are the major drivers for building higher performance storage networks. Between July 14 and August 10, 2010, Gatepoint Research invited more than 1,000 select executives to participate in the Next Generation Storage Performance survey, which queried them as to their top storage environment challenges.
MINNEAPOLIS --(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ADC today announced that its InterReach Fusion®, InterReach Spectrum and FlexWave™ Prism distributed antenna systems (DAS) have been deployed to deliver clear, high-capacity 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services at major college and professional sports stadiums across the United States.
Entire towns linked to the Web as giant hot spots with seamless wireless connections. Internet-connected refrigerators that monitor when it's time to get more milk and eggs. High-tech firms and engineers are dreaming that the Federal Communication Commission's move to release "white spaces," or unused television channels, later this month will unleash another boom of mobile innovation.
AMSTERDAM --(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Syabas, a leading provider of Home Media Entertainment, and VBox Communications, a private company partially owned by Optibase, a provider of converged digital broadcast and IPTV solutions, announce an innovative solution that enables the reception of converged Home Entertainment Media with Live TV for in home IP distribution.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble introduced today the new Trimble® Juno™ SD handheld, an addition to the pocket-sized Juno series of durable, lightweight field computing devices with integrated Global Positioning System (GPS) technology. All Juno series models include integrated GPS, wireless LAN (Wi-Fi) and Bluetooth® connectivity, a 3 Megapixel camera, a 533 MHz processor, 128 MB of onboard memory, a MicroSD/SDHC memory card slot, an all-day battery and a 3.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Synaptics Inc. announces that its capacitive TouchPad solution is featured in the Philips Dual remote control, that was introduced at IBC 2010 in Amsterdam. To develop their next-generation remote, Philips Home Control combined a variety of leading-edge innovations including ZigBee® RF4CE technology (Radio Frequency for Consumer Electronics), a QWERTY keyboard, and Synaptics' TouchPad solution.
SWINDON, England, /PRNewswire/ -- ISL Online, a leading provider of software for remote desktop access and support, web conferencing, and enterprise instant messaging, has been selected as one of UK's 12 most innovative companies delivering services based on Cloud computing technologies. ISL Online is visiting Boston and Silicon Valley, 13 to 17 September, to showcase its software in the USA as a member of the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)Cloud computing mission.
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cypress Envirosystems, a subsidiary of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation today announced it has introduced a â€œDeadbandâ€ version of its award-winning Wireless Pneumatic Thermostat (WPT). This product enables older buildings with pneumatic thermostats to have programmable independent heating and cooling setpoints, which increases energy savings.
MALVERN, Pa. -- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) communications is rapidly evolving from a futuristic concept to a readily available, multi-use technology that stands to revolutionize the safety, economy, utility and environmental impact of transportation. Rajant Corporation will offer an intriguing preview of this emerging technology at the inaugural AutoVenture Forum on September 22, 2010 at the Rock Financial Showcase in Novi, Michigan.
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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. announces it is demonstrating a wide variety of high-definition (HD) video semiconductor solutions for broadcast-station equipment and the fiber-access infrastructure at the IBC 2010 Show, September 10 to September 14 in Amsterdam.
DENVER, /PRNewswire/ -- mGive announced that it has partnered with the Entertainment Industry Foundation and will power mobile donations during 2010's Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) fundraising broadcast scheduled to air on primetime TV on September 10, 2010 at 8PM EDT & PDT / 7PM CT. Viewers will be able to donate via a dedicated phone line, the web, or by texting "STAND" to 40202 to make a $10 mobile donation.
HANOVER, Germany, /PRNewswire/ -- Automotive battery expert Johnson Controls-Saft was on Tuesday awarded 2nd place in the ÖkoGlobe awards in Category 6 "Supplier Innovation." The judges cited driving pleasure in electric mode for 130 km, a design life of more than ten years, and a special safety design.