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AT&T to Add 225 Jobs in Mississippi

June 3, 2013 11:03 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

AT&T Inc. says it will hire 225 new employees in Mississippi and fill 25 open positions as part of a plan to upgrade its wireless and wireline network in Mississippi. The new employees will increase the telecommunications giant's current Mississippi workforce of 2,700 people by about 8 percent.


Google to Sell HTC One With Unmodified Android

June 3, 2013 10:53 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Google is adding the recently released HTC One to its lineup of smartphones running on an unmodified version of its latest Android software. An HTC One model relying on the same version of Android as Google's Nexus brand will go on sale on June 26 for $599.


ARM Releases New Cortex A-12 Processor

June 3, 2013 3:02 am | by Reuters | Comments

British chip designer ARM Holdings said it will defend its over 90 percent share of the mid-range mobile device market against hard-running rival Intel Corp, helped by a new processor it unveiled on Monday. ARM introduced the new Cortex A-12 processor optimized for smartphones that sell for between $200 and $350.


Patent Fights

May 31, 2013 6:45 pm | by Reuters | Comments

The U.S. International Trade Commission, which hears many patent fights, on Friday extended its deadline for ruling on whether Apple Inc infringes patents owned by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in making the iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad.      


U.S. Cellular gets into the 'Home Phone' biz for $20 a month

May 31, 2013 3:42 pm | by CNET | Comments

U.S. Cellular is the latest wireless service provider to make the jump into your home. On Friday, the carrier unveiled its U.S. Cellular Home Phone service, which goes on sale in retail stores on June 7 and online a couple of weeks later on June 20.


Anritsu Company Showcases Test Solutions That Address High-frequency Designs at IMS 2013

May 31, 2013 11:39 am | by Anritsu Company | Comments

Anritsu Company (booth #938) will display test solutions to meet the high-frequency testing requirements of engineers in the aerospace and defense, communications, and semiconductor industries at IMS 2013 in Seattle, June 4-6. Featured will be the VectorStar Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) platform, which is an ideal solution for device characterization...


An Electrical Switch for Magnetism

May 31, 2013 9:33 am | by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office | Comments

Researchers at MIT have developed a new way of controlling the motion of magnetic domains — the key technology in magnetic memory systems, such as a computer’s hard disk. The new approach requires little power to write and no power to maintain the stored information, and could lead to a new generation of extremely low-power data storage.


USSR's Old Domain Name Attracts Cybercriminals

May 31, 2013 9:04 am | by RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press | Comments

The Soviet Union disappeared from the map more than two decades ago. But online an 'e-vil empire' is thriving. Security experts say the .su Internet suffix assigned to the USSR in 1990 has turned into a haven for hackers who've flocked to the defunct superpower's domain space to send spam and steal money.


Dell Board Recommends Michael Dell Buyout Offer

May 31, 2013 9:00 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The board at Dell said that a takeover bid led the company's founder and CEO is in the best interest of shareholders at the slumping PC maker, and asked them to approve the deal when it's put to a vote in July. The board unanimously recommended the offer from Michael Dell to take the company private for $24.4 billion, or $13.65 per share, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.


SIAE MICROELETTRONICA is Main Supplier of Microwave Radio Solutions in Telefónica Worldwide

May 30, 2013 4:23 pm | by Telefónica | Comments

Telefónica ahas selected SIAE MICROELETTRONICA as one of the main supplier of microwave transmission for its mobile networks worldwide, to enable the launch of  LTE and high speed data services. SIAE MICROELETTRONICA supplies Telefónica in Latin America and in Europe with its latest generation microwave radio solutions.


Celcite Becomes Diamond Sponsor of Self Organising Networks 2013 Conference

May 30, 2013 3:50 pm | by Celcite | Comments

Celcite has announced that it will take up the headline Diamond sponsorship of the 4th Annual Self Organizing Networks (SON) conference, which takes place in Nice, France on 1 – 2 October 2013.Self-Organizing Networks is the largest dedicated self-optimizing network/self-organizing network event in the world.


Tech Trailblazers Awards Introduce Regional Trailblazers Cups

May 30, 2013 3:47 pm | Comments

The global Tech Trailblazers Awards for enterprise information technology start-ups has unveiled the Regional Cup Awards. All Tech Trailblazers Awards entrants will now be submitted to the Regional Cups free of charge as part of their other submissions, giving them the opportunity to win recognition, mentoring and prizes not only within their technology sectors, but also in their geographical regions.


New CSR platforms allow developers to capitalise on Android’s native support for Bluetooth Smart

May 30, 2013 3:38 pm | by CSR plc | Comments

CSR plc has announced the launch of its second generation Bluetooth Smart platforms, designed to give greater flexibility to developers looking to create low-power wireless accessories. The CSR1010 and CSR1011, part of the CSR µEnergy range, will provide developers with end-to-end solutions for a range of devices, including HIDs such as wireless remote controls, mice and innovative ‘appcessories’.


Allied Electronics Receives 8 Awards at EDS Conference

May 30, 2013 3:20 pm | by Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), received 8 awards at the recent 2013 EDS Conference held in Las Vegas, Nev. Allied was recognized by its supplier partners for sales excellence, sales growth, outstanding distributio | Comments

Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, received 8 awards at the recent 2013 EDS Conference held in Las Vegas, Nev. Allied was recognized by its supplier partners for sales excellence, sales growth, outstanding distribution, marketing and more.


Has Apple Lost its Cool? Its Chief Executive Says No

May 30, 2013 9:16 am | by JENNA WORTHAM, Associated Press | Comments

It has been a rough year for Apple. The company has battled fierce competitors like Samsung, come under scrutiny for tax avoidance, and watched in dismay as its stock price took more dips and turns than a roller coaster. In a keynote interview Tuesday evening at D: All Things Digital, a technology conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., Apple’s chief executive, Timothy D. Cook...



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