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Amtrak Aims to Build Trackside Wi-Fi Network with Broadband Speeds on the NEC

June 10, 2014 9:36 am | by Christina Leeds, Amtrak Media Relations | News | Comments

Amtrak is exploring options to upgrade its on-board Wi-Fi service in the Northeast Corridor (NEC), with a particular interest in constructing a dedicated, wireless trackside network that provides a high-capacity, broadband-speed Internet connection between Washington and Boston...

Flaircomm Selects Gemalto to Provide M2M Solution for Car Manufacturers

June 10, 2014 9:21 am | by Ellen Lynch, LPI Communications | News | Comments

Gemalto announces that Flaircomm Microelectronics Inc. is integrating Gemalto’s M2M solution in their telematics control unit (T-Box). The solution designed for car manufacturers in China includes the Cinterion® MIM and integrates smoothly with in-car cellular networks...

RFMW Acquires Axomic Pte

June 9, 2014 2:48 pm | by RFMW | News | Comments

RFMW announced the acquisition of Axomic Pte. The agreement increases RFMW’s global footprint and enhances their corporate standing as an RF focused, technically proficient distribution organization catering to both highly technical and focused customers and suppliers...

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Murata Recognizes TTI, Inc. for Outstanding Contributions and Performance

June 9, 2014 10:56 am | by Amy Talley, Jefferson Communications | News | Comments

Murata announced today that it has awarded TTI, Inc., a global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical, and discrete components, its prestigious 2013 Channel Partner Performance Award...

USI Selects GreenPeak ZigBee for High-Growth Smart Home Market

June 9, 2014 10:45 am | by Elly Schietse, GreenPeak | News | Comments

USI, Universal Scientific Industrial Co. Ltd has joined forces with GreenPeak Technologies to develop a high performance and low cost ZigBee module for Smart Home sensor devices...

Auto-Aligning Street Level Backhaul Successfully Demonstrated by Siklu and AWTG

June 9, 2014 10:12 am | by Kevin Tanzillo, Siklu | News | Comments

Siklu and technical wireless service provider AWTG have successfully deployed 60 GHz backhaul radios on lighting poles using an auto-alignment toolkit that requires no human intervention...                       

Avago Technologies Announces $0.29 Interim Dividend

June 9, 2014 9:53 am | by Ashish Saran, Avago Technologies | News | Comments

Avago Technologies Limited, a semiconductor device supplier to the enterprise storage, wired, wireless, and industrial end markets, has announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly, interim cash dividend of $0.29 per ordinary share...

5 Things to Know about Apple's Stock Split

June 9, 2014 9:42 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple's resurgent stock may have as much to do with financial engineering as the company's technological wizardry.In late April, the iPhone and iPad maker announced plans to split its stock for the first time in nine years. Since then, Apple's stock has climbed 23 percent...

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CW Solutions Offers New GIS Service

June 9, 2014 9:41 am | by Christine Ziomek, Caryl Communications | News | Comments

CW Solutions, a national real estate services firm focusing on the wireless telecommunications, power, pipeline, title, and oil/gas industries, is now offering Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping and consulting services to the industries it serves...

Photos of the Day: COSY Accelerator: Quarks in 6-Packs

June 9, 2014 9:28 am | by Forschungszentrum Juelich | News | Comments

For decades, physicists have searched in vain for exotic bound states comprising more than three quarks. Experiments performed at Jülich's accelerator COSY have now shown that, in fact, such complex particles do exist in nature. This discovery has...

Exotic Particle Confirmed

June 9, 2014 9:18 am | by Forschungszentrum Juelich | News | Comments

For decades, physicists have searched in vain for exotic bound states comprising more than three quarks. Experiments performed at Jülich's accelerator COSY have now shown that, in fact, such complex particles do exist in nature. This discovery has...

New Leadership Appointments for Honeywell Life Safety Sensors Division

June 9, 2014 9:17 am | by Caroline Hardiman, Honeywell | News | Comments

Honeywell Life Safety has made some senior appointments within its multi-million dollar Sensors Division this month. Sean Clay has been promoted to the role of General Manager, and Alexandre Naef, ex Johnson and Johnson Director, has taken on the role of Sales Leader...

Vodafone Report Sparks Global Surveillance Debate

June 8, 2014 4:05 pm | by Peter Svensson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Telecommunications company Vodafone's report on government surveillance of its customers in 29 countries reveals more than first meets the eye — and is raising questions from Dublin to Delhi about how much spying on email and telephone chats happens in secret...

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Testing and Engineering Services, VNA, TDR

June 8, 2014 3:55 pm | by D-COAX | News | Comments

D-COAX has introduced Testing and Engineering Services business segment to assist their customers with design, prototyping and production of the microwave interconnects. Tests Services include characterization or production testing in the Time Domain...

USI Selects GreenPeak ZigBee for High-Growth Smart Home Market

June 8, 2014 3:51 pm | by GreenPeak Technologies | News | Comments

USI, Universal Scientific Industrial has joined forces with GreenPeak Technologies to develop a high performance and low cost ZigBee module for Smart Home sensor devices. The new USI ZigBee module enables a swift implementation with minimal integration...

Agilent Technologies and Cascade Microtech Announce Alliance

June 8, 2014 3:46 pm | by Agilent Technologies | News | Comments

Agilent Technologies and Cascade Microtech announced a strategic alliance to provide fully configured and validated RF measurement solutions that streamline wafer-level semiconductor measurements while delivering guaranteed configuration, installation and support...

MACOM Accredited as ‘Trusted Foundry’ by Department Of Defense

June 8, 2014 3:42 pm | by MACOM | News | Comments

MACOM announced that its wafer fabrication facility in Lowell, Massachusetts, has been accredited by the Department of Defense as a Category 1A Trusted Foundry. This DoD accreditation distinguishes MACOM as a trusted manufacturer of integrated circuits...

Exploring Technologies in the Race for Flexible and Wearable Phones

June 8, 2014 3:40 pm | by IDTechEx | News | Comments

Mobile phones and associated wearable electronics are now part of what is called the Internet of People. They will often have very flexible displays, some tightly rolled into a conventional phone body. When pulled out, these screens will gather...

A New Way to Make Laser-like Beams Using 1,000x Less Power

June 5, 2014 8:50 pm | by University of Michigan | News | Comments

With precarious particles called polaritons that straddle the worlds of light and matter, University of Michigan researchers have demonstrated a new, practical and potentially more efficient way to make a coherent laser-like beam. They have made what's believed...

Continuous Terahertz Sources at Room Temperature

June 5, 2014 8:41 pm | by Northwestern University | News | Comments

Imagine a technology that could allow us to see through opaque surfaces without exposure to harmful x-rays, that could give us the ability to detect harmful chemicals and bio-agents from a safe distance, and that could enable us to peer so deeply into space...

Photos of the Day: Pepper the Robot Deciphers Emotions

June 5, 2014 10:49 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says robots should be tender and make people smile. Son's mobile phone company Softbank said Thursday that the robot it has dubbed Pepper...

Emotional Robot Set for Sale in Japan Next Year

June 5, 2014 10:40 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says robots should be tender and make people smile. Son's mobile phone company Softbank said Thursday that the robot it has dubbed Pepper...

Judge Lets U.S. Intercept Info from Hacked Computers

June 4, 2014 12:31 am | by Joe Mandak, Associated Press | News | Comments

The Justice Department can continue to intercept information from 350,000 computers worldwide that are known to be infected with a data-stealing virus being spread by an alleged Russian computer hacker and his conspirators, a federal judge said...

Online Pirates Thrive on Legitimate Ad Dollars

June 4, 2014 12:29 am | by Ryan Nakashima, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Movie and music piracy thrives online in part because crafty website operators receive advertising dollars from major companies like Comcast, Ford and McDonald's. That's the conclusion of several recent reports that shed light on Internet piracy's funding sources...

2D Transistors Promise a Faster Electronics Future

June 3, 2014 9:48 pm | by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory | News | Comments

Faster electronic device architectures are in the offing with the unveiling of the world’s first fully two-dimensional field-effect transistor (FET) by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Unlike conventional FETs made from silicon, these 2D FETs suffer no...

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