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TerreStar GENUS Combines the Power of Satellite and Freedom of Mobility for Consumers

November 23, 2010 8:43 am | Comments

RESTON, Va., /PRNewswire/ -- From remote mountains to rural country roads and even up to 200 miles off the coast of the United States, consumers can now enjoy the freedom and flexibility to stay connected with the availability of the TerreStar™ GENUS™, the world's first integrated cellular-satellite smartphone.

SAE International Publication Focuses on Green Technologies and The Mobility Industry

November 23, 2010 8:43 am | Comments

WARRENDALE, Pa., /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SAE International is bringing to market a new and unique title, focusing on green technologies and their impact on the mobility industry. A compilation of twenty recently published technical papers, "Green Technologies and The Mobility Industry" is part of the SAE well-known series, Progress in Technology.

Popular Science Magazine Names MORIS™ One of the “Best Innovations of 2010”

November 23, 2010 8:43 am | Comments

PLYMOUTH, Mass. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Biometric Intelligence & Identification Technologies (BI2 Technologies) recently announced that Popular Science magazine named the company’s Mobile Offender Recognition and Identification System (MORIS™) as one of the best innovations of 2010. In its “Best of What’s New” awards edition for 2010, Popular Science included MORIS™ among the “100 innovations that indicate where technology is headed in the future.


Congress Needs to Update the Nation's Antiquated and Anti-Competitive Telecom Rules

November 23, 2010 8:43 am | Comments

WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire/ -- With a highly innovative and competitive Internet eco-system now a critical resource for consumers and increasingly important to America's economic growth, Congress must act to address telecommunications policies that are broken. "The grinding you hear are the gears churning as policymakers try to fit fast-changing technologies and competitive markets into regulatory boxes built for analog technologies and monopoly markets," said Tom Tauke, Verizon's executive vice president of public affairs, policy and communications, in discussing the Federal Communications Commission's outdated policies.

Global Research Organization Recognizes Anritsu's Accomplishments in the LTE Test Equipment Market

November 23, 2010 8:42 am | Comments

MORGAN HILL, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Corporation has earned the prestigious 2010 Global Product Line Strategy of the Year Award in the LTE test equipment market from Frost & Sullivan, a leading global market research organization. The award was presented to Anritsu during Frost & Sullivan's 2010 Excellence in Best Practices Awards Banquet, held in San Antonio, TX.

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.


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