( Worcester Polytechnic Institute ) An algorithm developed by a researcher at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, in partnership with the ScottCare Corporation, makes it possible for a new heart monitoring system to detect incidents of atrial fibrillation, the most common form of...
During the year following hospitalization for a traumatic brain injury, a majority of patients experienced major depression, according to a new study.
Honeywell To Offer To Acquire Sperian Protection In $1.4 Billion Transaction; Combination With Honeywell Safety Products To Create $1.8 Billion Global Personal Protection Equi...May 19, 2010 8:24 am | by Honeywell International | Comments
- Honeywell to make €117 per share all-cash tender offer for Sperian Protection shares representing a 93% premium on the spot price as of March 30th (last unaffected share price before Cinven’s offer) and a 67% premium over the price previously offered by Cinven - Sperian’s Board of...
( National Physical Laboratory ) Watersports enthusiasts will soon be able to surf in colder waters and keep warm for longer, thanks to the National Physical Laboratory and UK wetsuit manufacturer, Spartan.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke is focused on encouraging clean energy technology sales, an area of huge potential given China's need to upgrade its industries and improve energy efficiency.
Union officials say the 1,100 Carlsberg employees on strike have returned to work to enable new negotiations with the brewer about wage increases.
Kirin managed to reduce the weight of its plastic bottle to 35 grams, making it 7 grams lighter than the bottle currently in use but just as strong.
Two third-generation nuclear plants in China will use nuclear bellows seal control valves that are built to handle stringent switch-off failure requirements.
A 20,000 gallon supertanker plane that could be used to drop dispersant on the Gulf of Mexico to break up oil from a blown well has been doing test runs in Waco.
A prototype ?autonomous robot car? might one day help avoid military fatalities from bombings and ambushes -- or so its designers hope.
Labor Department said Wednesday that consumer prices edged down 0.1 percent last month, reflecting a big fall in energy prices.
Delivery of the $370 million plane, the largest in the history of civil aviation, comes three years late as Airbus has struggled to cope with production delays.
Maker of iconic green and yellow machinery said its second-quarter profit jumped 16 percent to $547.5 million as sales of farm and construction equipment improved.
European Union fined 10 producers of memory chips, including Samsung, a combined $403 million on Wednesday for...
( Inderscience Publishers ) A relatively simple electronic gadget could speed up HIV/AIDS diagnostics and improve accuracy particularly in parts of the world with very limited access to health-care workers. The device is described in the International Journal of Biomedical...