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Cisco allegedly defrauded of hardware worth millions
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A Massachusetts man has been arrested and charged with defrauding Cisco Systems of millions of dollars worth of computer networking equipment.
FAIR USE Act aims to clarify copyright limits
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Calling the fair use rights of consumers of digital media "severely threatened," two congressmen on Tuesday introduced the Freedom And Innovation Revitalizing U.S. Entrepreneurship Act of 2007 (FAIR USE Act) to restore balance to copyright law.
Abacus säljer Renesas i Norden
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Renesas Technology utvidgar sitt distributörsavtal med Abacus-koncernen att även omfatta de nordiska länderna, Sverige, Danmark, Norge och Finland
House panel OKs innovation, computing measures
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A package of technology innovation and competitiveness legislation cleared a House panel.
Verint Releases Performance Management Tool
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New version combines speech analytics with performance analytics to deliver a more comprehensive understanding of entire service delivery chain, from the front office to the back office.
Envox Worldwide Introduces Envox 7
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The system aims to offer a new development platform that can handle all types of voice, video and text communications, with the goal of reducing the cost and complexity of communications solutions within the contact center.
ASML, Nikon claim litho leadership
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Rivals ASML Holding NV and Nikon Corp. here separately claimed to be the technical leaders in lithography.
Grid computing startup set for Nasdaq IPO
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Startup Voltaire (Herzliya, Israel), which supplies Infiniband-based grid computing technologies, is set for a Nasdaq IPO in the third quarter of 2007, according to reports in Israel.
Un Français devient VP exécutif de LG Electronics
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Le groupe coréen d’électronique grand public LG Electronics a annoncé la nomination d’Eric Surdej en tant vice-président exécutif du groupe
Update: German industry concerned by Galileo infighting
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Three German industry associations - Bitkom, BDI and TelematicsPro - have called on the German government to press ahead with the Galileo navigation satellite system during the present German EU council presidency. The industry groups are concerned that the launch of the Galileo system could be delayed further.
Un Français entre chez Innovative Silicon
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La jeune pousse américano-suisse Innovative Silicon (Isi) a annoncé la nomination de Daniel LaBouve en tant que vice-président de l’ingénierie.
ECI to tip 1,000-km optical transmission at 40 Gbits/s
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ECI Telecom will show 1,000-kilometer optical transmission at 40 Gbits/second using RoadM.
Comment: Asked to choose between rice and ringtones
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The wireless industry's laudable goal of reaching out to the emerging world appears to have been derailed by the credit industry in the year since it was first announced.
Five9 Adds Auto Dialing to On-Demand Suite
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New voice message broadcasting capabilities let centers triple customer contact rate.
Incap buys manufacturing unit in India
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Finnish electronics contract manufacturer Incap Corp. and India-based TVS Electronic Ltd announced they have signed a letter of intent on the acquisition of a TVS Electronics' manufacturing unit in Tumkur, near Bangalore (India). No financial details have been released.
Micron joins Sematech, Freescale leaves
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Freescale Semiconductor Inc. is leaving Sematech, according to reports, while Micron Technology Inc. is joining the chip-making consortium.
Touch-screen monitor suits high-ambient light environments
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3M Touch Systems has introduced the 15-inch MicroTouch M150HB high-brightness LCD touch-screen monitor for POS applications in high-ambient light environments.
High performance current transducer measures up to 400 Arms
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Panel-mounted current transducer LA 306-S measures up to 400 ARMS at +70 °C or 300 ARMS at +85°C. The unit, whixh is is only 56mm high, offers the high performance of a closed-loop current transducer at a very competitive price.
Analyst: 3G spectrum to remain more expensive than WiMAX
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WiMAX spectrum is set to get more expensive as regulators in different countries start releasing lower frequencies to be used for the mobile version of the broadband access technology. The prediction, from analysis group Pyramid Research, comes in a report that also suggests 3G cellullar spectrum will remain significantly more expensive for operators than mobile WiMAX.
Incap buys manufacturing unit in India
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Finnish electronics contract manufacturer Incap Corp. and India-based TVS Electronic Ltd announced they have signed a letter of intent on the acquisition of a TVS Electronics' manufacturing unit in Tumkur, near Bangalore (India). No financial details have been released.
Software soll Leiterplatten-Design produktiver machen
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Besonders auf die Belange von Gro�unternehmen zugeschnitten ist die jüngste Generation von Mentor Graphics' Leiterplatten-Designsoftware Board Station XE. Vorhandenes Anwender-know-how in Gestalt von Bibliotheken, Designdaten und Infrastrukturen zur Designerfassung lässt sich in die Software interieren und weiter nutzen.
CTI Group Launches New VoIP Tools
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SmartRecord cards and recording-enabled SIP trunks are among the new innovations designed to decrease costs and increase flexibility.
Lena Norder leder både EIF och IM
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Lena Norder har nu tillträtt som branschansvarig för Elektronikindustriföreningen (EIF)
Wavecom launches new wireless CPU range
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Wavecom SA announced it has extended its plug & play family of products with the introduction of Fastrack Supreme Wireless CPU.
FlexRay accelerates with conformance testing
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The Flex-Ray Consortium has released Version 2.1 of the automotive networking bus protocol and physical layer conformance test specifications, to allow auto makers to standardize system components.
Judge stays Nokia, Qualcomm patent suit
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Resolution of one of the long running IPR issues between Nokia Corp. and Qualcomm Inc. has been delayed again as a judge halted legal proceedings just as a deadline neared for the two companies to renew an agreement.
New ferrite materials are developed for power applications
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EPCOS has developed two new ferrite materials whose improved properties make them suitable for the power range typical of SMPS and current meters.
Anyware Technologies rejoint la Fondation Eclipse
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La société toulousaine Anyware Technologies a annoncé son adhésion à la Fondation Eclipse. Elle dépasse ainsi le cap de l’évangélisation de la plate-forme et de relais technique de la Fondation en France en participant dès lors aux décisions prises par la Fondation sur les évolutions techniques et marketing de la plate-forme.
USB acquisition module is an eight channel, host powered device
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Host powered eight channel USB data acquisition module aids rapid control and monitoring application deployment.
45 nm ger Intel försprång
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Moores lag hålls fortfarande och Intels har tagit steget till 45 nanometer i sin senaste process.
Dialog Semi struggles for a new chance
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After refocusing on power management and audio products in its FY 2006, Dialog Semiconductor (Kirchheim/Teck, Germany), saw revenues plunge 45 percent. In order to emphasize its new strategy, the company now is launching a design center in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Analysts divided as SanDisk targets CE
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Amid questions about royalties from Samsung Electronics, embattled SanDisk told analysts earlier this week that the company plans to place emphasis on being a vertically integrated consumer electronics supplier, according to sources who attended the company's analyst day. Analysts appear divided on the wisdom of the strategy.
VDSL standard needed, says AT&T
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AT&T is calling for interoperability standards in VDSL and developing a new class of low-loss splitters as two steps forward in home networking where it is a proponent of technology from the Home Phoneline Networking Association.
Updated: Micron joins Sematech, Freescale leaves
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Freescale Semiconductor Inc. is leaving Sematech, according to reports, while Micron Technology Inc. is joining the chip-making consortium.
Updated: Applied tips double-patterning breakthrough
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Applied Materials Inc. here claimed two new breakthroughs in the patterning arena for chip designs. The chip-equipment giant rolled out a self-aligned double patterning technology as well as a hardmask system.
Case Study: N.E.W. Measures Success With Cicero
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N.E.W. expects the overall savings to be in the high six figures with an ROI in six months or less.
Optimizing Service and Increasing Sales at the Point of Contact
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Contact centers traditionally have played a fundamental role in providing customer service. Today, they are also being challenged to take on a critical new role " sales.
Touch-screen display touts high brightness at 550 cd/m2
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Planar Systems has added an exceptionally bright, scratch-resistant model to its open-frame kiosk display line. The RoHS-compliant LB1500RTC with a capacitive touch screen is aimed at retail, rail information and hospitality industries.
Analog TV nears sign off as DTV mandate approaches
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U.S. retailers will be taking analog TVs off their shelves at midnight on Feb. 28, 2007, when a government mandate takes effect requiring all TVs sold in the U.S. to include a digital TV tuner.
How to Raise the Contact Center Bar
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The optimization of your contact center requires a reassessment of scoring and an emphasis on quality and genuine value.
Career Profile: Senior Director of Security Engineering Strategy, Microsoft
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Veteran security expert Steve Lipner says successful IT leaders are those who know their customer, listen to their customer and have enough technical savvy to avoid being surprised.
Lenovo to cut 1,000 more jobs
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Lenovo Group Ltd., the world's third-largest computer maker, reportedly will cut an additional 1,000 jobs--mostly in the United States--amid intense price pressure in the PC market.
Cisco, M'soft and Sun push doctors online
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Cisco, Microsoft and Sun announced new tools or programs to help accelerate the move online of health care services, stymied by a lack of standards for data formats for medical information.
Mentor, MathStar partner on FPOA design tools
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Programmable logic vendor MathStar has teamed with top-tier EDA vendor Mentor Graphics to develop design tools for MathStar's field programmable object array devices.
JDSU acquires Picolight for $115 million
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Picolight Inc., the optical communications developer founded in 1995, is being acquired by JDSU for $115 million in JDSU stock, the companies said Tuesday (Feb. 27).
Apple delays Apple TV device until mid-March
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Apple announced the delay Monday, the same day that BitTorrent launched its video download store, a service that is likely to compete with the Apple TV offering.
Startup: OPC alternative may extend dry steppers
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Luminescent Technologies reports on the latest results for its inverse lithography technology (ILT) as applied to 45- and 32-nanometer chips at the SPIE Advanced Lithography Conference
Israel-China fund backs video surveillance startup
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Infinity Equity Capital has led a $6 million VC round in Mate Intelligent Video. In addition to Infinity's $3.2 million, other investors in the round included I-CSVC, Infinity's Chinese partner, as well as existing Mate backers such as The Peleg Group.
Conergy to strengthen US position
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With the acquisition of system integrator Mesa Energy LLC, German solar energy equipment provider Conergy AG intends to strengthen its position in the U.S.
Ferrite beads feature reduced dimensions and weight
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MPZ1005S100C ferrite beads feature reduced dimensions (0.5 x 1 x 0.5 mm) and weight (1mg), and offer increased design possibilities for space-constrained devices.
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