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Changing the Mindset of Manufacturing

July 6, 2010 6:27 am | by AMANDA EARING, News Editor, | Blogs | Comments

When I was in college, I worked at a printing plant every summer, but each season I heard the same spiel from “lifers” at the plant — stay in school, get your education and don’t come back.

Nissan Plans To Go Green

July 6, 2010 6:26 am | by | News | Comments

Automaker is readying a new hybrid system for its Infiniti luxury model, set to go on sale later this year, while revamping technology for regular gas engines.

World Cup Halts Global Workplace Productivity

July 6, 2010 6:26 am | by | News | Comments

Soccer tournament is world's most watched sporting event, and the fact that it comes around only once every four years is probably fortunate for anyone trying to get some work done.


PPG, Union Agree On New 3-Year Contract

July 6, 2010 6:26 am | by | News | Comments

Chemical company says the International Chemical Workers Union has ratified a new three-year contract at its plant in Natrium, W. Va.

Could Tech Industry's Takeover Sprees Backfire?

July 6, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

As tech companies get bigger, they say they can offer a broader variety of products and?one-stop shopping, yet customers say there are more headaches the bigger the corporations get.

VW Manager To Become Porsche CEO

July 6, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

Porsche says Matthias Mueller, a manager at Volkswagen AG, will take over as chief executive of the sports car maker later this year.

Chevron Announces Further Drilling Success in Australia

July 6, 2010 6:25 am | by Chevron Corporation | News | Comments

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) today announced a new deepwater natural gas discovery in a Chevron-operated block in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia, Australia's premier hydrocarbon basin.

FIT4Green ICT Project Aims To Save Up To 20 Percent Of Energy

July 6, 2010 6:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland ) The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is participating in an EU project FIT4Green which targets to provide at least 20 percent savings in direct server and network devices energy consumption and induce an additional 30 percent...


Innovation: The tech refresher Russia's spies needed

July 6, 2010 6:23 am | by New Scientist | News | Comments

The Russian spy ring recently arrested in the US might have got away with it if they'd had New Scientist – and some everyday technology – to help them

First Step To New Therapy For Chronic Bowel Disease

July 6, 2010 6:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( VIB (the Flanders Institute for Biotechnology) ) Scientists associated with VIB and Ghent University have discovered that A20 protein plays an important protective role in diseases associated with chronic bowel inflammation. This makes A20 into a promising therapeutic target for...

Genotyping Technologies Help Keep UK Barley Market Competitive

July 6, 2010 6:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council ) By exploiting technology originally used in human genome studies, a public-private partnership program is changing the way in which commercial barley breeding is being conducted. Findings from this four-year research project...

12- & 17-Position M12 Connectors

July 6, 2010 5:58 am | News | Comments

High-density M12 connectors can be used in applications where previously only M23 and larger connectors could be used.

Measure & Record More

July 6, 2010 5:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

Onset's HOBO U12 data loggers can now measure and record kilowatts, air velocity, gauge pressure, differential pressure, DC current and other energy and environmental parameters.

Samsung Selects Skyhook Location Services

July 6, 2010 4:24 am | by InformationWeek | News | Comments

Skyhook Wireless' Core Location Platform will be deployed initially on the Samsung Wave, the first handset to use Samsung's open mobile bada platform.

Nissan's 1st hybrid aims to almost double mileage

July 6, 2010 2:23 am | by Reuters | News | Comments

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co said it aims to nearly double the mileage on its first hybrid car developed in-house compared with the gasoline engine version, while keeping costs down with a simple, single-motor system.


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