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1 hr ago | International Business Times

Micromax's Canvas Doodle 3 Teaser Hits Net [VIDEO]

The teaser video with the tagline 'A bigger imagination needs a bigger Canvas!' hints that the handset will boast a bigger screen in order to compete with its rivals and that the company will reveal the device soon.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Cameras, Emerging Technology, Wireless

5 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Comment period opens for cruise waste permits

Last year, the Legislature approved new regulations for cruise ships to release wastewater into Alaska's oceans.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Ketchikan, AK

Fri Apr 18, 2014


LG, Verizon Wireless Introduce Secure and Smart Lucid 3 Smartphone

LG Electronics today announced the new Lucid 3 by LG smartphone will be available online and in Verizon Wireless stores starting today for free after a $50 mail-in rebate debit card and new, two-year activation.


Related Topix: LG Electronics, Electronics, Verizon, Scanners, Science / Technology, Marketing, Android

PC World

Plastic computers taking shape, but won't replace silicon

Researchers are looking at the possibility of making low-power, flexible and inexpensive computers out of plastic materials.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology, University of Iowa, New York University


Google tech to bring 3D mapping smarts to NASA's space station robots

Google said Thursday that its Project Tango team is collaborating with scientists at NASA's Ames Research Center to integrate the company's new 3D technology into a robotic platform that will work inside the space station.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Robots, Science / Technology, NASA, Space

The Tech Report

GlobalFoundries licenses Samsung process tech, grants AMD access to FinFETs

As you may know, AMD's former manufacturing arm is now a part of GlobalFoundries, which manufactures chips on contract for multiple customers while remaining the source for AMD's highest-performance CPUs.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Startups, Intel


Intel Reports Lower 1Q Net Income, Higher Revenue

Although revenue for the PC chip business fell, Intel saw signs of improvement. Intel credited solid growth in data centers and said it shipped 5 million tablet processors.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Science / Technology, Microsoft, Computers

National Public Radio

China Says One-Fifth Of Its Farmland Is Polluted

Faced with growing public anger about a poisonous environment, China's government released a yearslong study that shows nearly one-fifth of the country's farmland is contaminated with toxic metals, a stunning indictment of unfettered industrialization under the Communist Party's authoritarian rule.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Agriculture, Science


Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 moves closer to general release

Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more Gartner Magic Quadrant Report focuses on vendor's ability to solve complex application deployment challenges.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Open Source Software, Linux, Google, Startups, NetScaler, Red Hat, Intel

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6 million cards

Michaels Stores said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.


Related Topix: Michaels Stores, Retail, Irving, TX, Science / Technology


Information storage for the next generation of plastic computers

Inexpensive computers, cell phones and other systems that substitute flexible plastic for silicon chips may be one step closer to reality, thanks to research published on April 16 in the journal Nature Communications .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, University of Iowa, New York University

Lancashire Telegraph

A A1 2m spend on key X43 bus route

Responsive traffic lights are set to be installed or considered for a number of junctions along the A682 between the three boroughs, as used by the X43 service, this coming year.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Java Developer's Journal

Top Seven Website Performance Indicators to Monitor

Poorly performing websites, like Twitter's recent fiasco with Ellen's selfie, are a constant source of irritation for users.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computers

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Investigating Use of Google Glass in Surgical Settings

Oxford, UK - An article recently published in the International Journal of Surgery shows the potential applications for Google Glass in the surgical setting, particularly in relation to training.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


TSMC Benefits From Demand for High-tech Smartphone Chips

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. said its net profit in the first quarter increased by 21 percent year-over-year on better than expected demand for smartphone chips.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Science / Technology


The internet of things is great for chipmakers and a challenge for Intel

Bringing everyday physical objects online is going to shake up the chip industry in a major way.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Computers, Science / Technology

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Asia News Network

SEOUL: LG Electronics to produce mobile application processors

LG Electronics, Korea's second- largest consumer electronics company, is moving to develop mobile application processors for smart devices, raising speculation that it is aiming to start rebuilding its long-lost semiconductor business, industry sources said.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, LG Electronics, Electronics


OnePlus One release date announced with sub A 290 price

The OnePlus One release date has been announced, with the phone arriving in the UK for under A 290.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Cameras, Speakers

Electronic Engineering Times Asia

Configurable sensor boosts speed, optical performance

The Python series includes sensors with resolutions of 300kpx, 500kpx and 1.3Mpx.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

International Business Times

iPad Air 2 Release Soon as Carriers And Retailers Cut iPad Air Price

The best indication that a new device is coming very soon is whenever the price of its predecessor is dropped.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Ipad


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