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Gibbs: Concerns over body scans will be considered

November 23, 2010 8:42 am | Comments

By Julie Pace, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Thanksgiving holiday travel gearing up, the White House said Monday the government will take into account the public's concerns and complaints as it evaluates rigid new airline boarding security checks. President Barack Obama's spokesman, Robert Gibbs, said the government is "desperately" trying to balance procedures that maximize security and minimize invasiveness.

The Wireless Innovation Forum Announces Annual Award Finalists

November 22, 2010 7:04 am | Comments

WASHINGTON -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Wireless Innovation Forum has announced finalists of their annual Achievement Awards. Finalists in the Technology of the Year include Ettus Research and Sandbridge Technologies. Finalists for International Achievement are Communication Research Centre Canada, John Glossner of Optimum Semiconductor Technologies and Marc McHenry of Shared Spectrum Company.

Affordable RF Cable Assembly Offers High Performance up to 40 GHz for Test Bench Applications

November 22, 2010 7:03 am | Comments

CHANDLER, Ariz., /PRNewswire/ -- Radiall USA, Inc., expands its extensive range of TestPro RF cable assemblies with new, affordable and high-performance TestPro 3. Radiall's current TestPro range already has excellent performance with a frequency range of DC to 20 GHz. TestPro 3, however, with its robust center contact retention, offers an even better performance of up to 40 GHz for test bench applications.


Three Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne RS-68 Engines Help Boost Classified Satellite

November 22, 2010 7:03 am | Comments

CANOGA PARK, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne today helped boost a classified satellite for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The satellite was onboard a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket, powered by three Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne RS-68 engines and one upper-stage RL10B-2 engine.

Tired of Fumbling with Your Remote Controls When the Lights are Dim?

November 22, 2010 7:03 am | Comments

KALAHEO, Hawaii, /PRNewswire/ -- The perfect stocking stuffer for under $10 is here - Pop-up Microlites™ are new micro-sized L.E.D. lights that stick on your remote controls to illuminate both the buttons and text in the dark or dim lighting. With a retail price of only $9.99, Pop-up Microlites are a unique and affordable holiday gift for anyone who watches TV.

What to Do If You Get a FakeTV for Christmas

November 22, 2010 7:03 am | Comments

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., /PRNewswire/ -- Many beloved friends and relatives will be receiving FakeTVs for Christmas this year. This is not at all like getting a lump of coal in your stocking. A FakeTV™ is a crime prevention device that produces exactly the same sort of light a television produces. From outside the home, FakeTV makes it look like someone must be home watching TV.

Broadcom Expands Its Connected Home Portfolio with the Addition of Gigle Networks' Powerline Networking Technology

November 22, 2010 7:03 am | Comments

IRVINE, Calif., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Broadcom Corporation today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Gigle Networks Inc., a privately-held company that develops system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for home networking over power lines.   When combined with Broadcom's portfolio of wired and wireless solutions for the home, Gigle Networks' technology will widen the breadth of Broadcom's intellectual property and enable the design of more highly integrated SoCs that allow whole-home network coverage in a wide variety of global deployment scenarios.

Trapeze Networks Gives Wireless Mobility to Thousands at SC10

November 19, 2010 6:41 am | Comments

PLEASANTON, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Trapeze Networks announced its solutions provided 100% wireless networking coverage to attendees using their mobile devices this past week at the SC10 conference at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) in New Orleans, LA.   During the seven days of the SC10 conference, New Orleans was host to one of the most powerful and advanced networks in the world ? SCinet.


Renesas Electronics America Develops Virtualization Technology for its V850 Architecture Targeted at Real-Time Processing Applications

November 19, 2010 6:40 am | Comments

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Renesas Electronics America Inc. announced the development of virtualization technology for its V850 CPU architecture that allocates CPU time and system resources for independent processes in a control system, dramatically reducing process interference and facilitating high-speed performance of diverse tasks.

MIPI® Alliance Gains Membership Momentum with Strong Projected Market Deployment of Specifications

November 19, 2010 6:40 am | Comments

MIPI Alliance recently announced it had reached several key milestones which reflect the growing demand for its mobile device specifications. The global organization reached a membership milestone of over 200 member companies and over 5000 active participants, comprised of the market leaders and innovators spanning the mobile ecosystem.

For the First Time, Give the Gift of Kindle Books (No Kindle Required)

November 19, 2010 6:40 am | Comments

SEATTLE -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kindle is the most gifted item in the history of and millions of people around the world are reading Kindle Books on Kindle devices and free Kindle apps. Beginning today, just in time for the holiday season, customers can give Kindle Books as gifts to anyone with an e-mail address—no Kindle required.

CommScope a Two-Time Winner for Outstanding 4G Solutions for Wireless Backhaul

November 19, 2010 6:40 am | Comments

HICKORY, N.C. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Two CommScope businesses — Andrew Solutions and Comsearch — have been named winners of the second annual Wireless Backhaul Distinction Award presented by 4GWE, the website of Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), a global, integrated media company, and Crossfire Media.

3DFusion No-Glasses 3D Display Technology is Accepted By Industry Experts as Commercially Ready

November 19, 2010 6:40 am | Comments

NEW YORK, /PRNewswire/ -- (3DFusion Logo) - After a number of public events involving presentations of 3DFusion display technology, Insight Media Analyst Matt Brenneshultz stated in the November 11, 2010 Display Daily publication, "The 3DFusion display is the one I was thinking of when I said Auto Stereoscopic Displays (ASD) were good enough for digital signage.

First Quadricopter Piloted by Wi-Fi Tops Recreation Category for 2010

November 18, 2010 8:58 am | Comments

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., /PRNewswire/ -- Parrot AR.Drone, the first quadricopter controlled by an iPod touch®, iPhone® or iPad™, has won a “2010 Best of What's New Award” in recreation from Popular Science.   The AR.Drone combines real and virtual worlds to offer an unparalleled flight experience. A front camera broadcasts and streams what the AR.

AT&T Announces Company's First MiFi Intelligent Mobile Hotspot

November 18, 2010 8:58 am | Comments

DALLAS, /PRNewswire/ -- The compact AT&T Mobile Hotspot MiFi 2372 from Novatel Wireless arms AT&T customers with their own Wi-Fi hotspot. The AT&T Mobile Hotspot connects virtually any Wi-Fi-enabled device to the nation's fastest mobile broadband network, such as PCs, cameras, digital media players, tablets and gaming devices and supports up to five simultaneous connections for devices located within 30 feet of the device.


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