A Rate-Distortion Optimized Coding Method for Region of Interest in Scalable Video Coding
January 28, 2015
FULL TEXT Academic Editor:Jianping Fan Department of Electronic Engineering and Information Science, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230027, China Received 10 October 2014; Accepted 15 December 2014; 12 January 2015 This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. 1. Introduction

Visible Light-Assisted Photoreduction of Graphene Oxide Using CdS Nanoparticles and Gas Sensing Properties
January 28, 2015
FULL TEXT Amirhossein Hasani 1 and Hamed Sharifi Dehsari 2 and Ali Amiri Zarandi 2 and Alireza Salehi 1 and Faramarz Afshar Taromi 2 and Hanif Kazeroni 3 Academic Editor:Joydeep Dutta 1, Department of Electrical Engineering, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Seyyed Khandan, Tehran 16317-14191, Iran 2, Department of Polymer Engineering and Color Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, No. 424 Hafez Street, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran 3, Department of Chemical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, No. 424 Hafez Street, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran Received 12 September 2014; Revised 20 December 2014; Accepted 22 December 2014; 13 January 2015

Sector Update: Tech Stocks Drifting Lower; Universal Display Surges After Inking Licensing Pact with LG Display
January 26, 2015
Top Tech Stocks MSFT -1.31% AAPL +0.36% IBM +0.73% CSCO -0.78%

Sector Update: Tech
January 26, 2015
Technology stocks were mostly lower, with shares of technology companies in the S&P 500 dropping about 0.5%.

Update: Universal Display Shares Surges More Than 16%: Inks License And Supply Agreement With LG, Deal To Extend Through 2022
January 26, 2015
Universal Display (OLED) shares gained more than 16% in trading Monday after inking an agreement with LG Display (LPL).

European Commission Affirms Environmental Benefit of Cadmium-Based Quantum Dots; QD Vision's quantum dot materials are superior for color and efficiency
January 26, 2015
QD Vision, Inc. , the leading manufacturer of quantum dot solutions for display products, announced that the European Commission has granted an exemption to the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS 2) Directive for Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE). The ruling confirms that QD Vision's Color IQ(TM) quantum dot technology is beneficial for the environment.

Q1Media Recognized as One of America's Most Promising Companies by Forbes
January 26, 2015
 Q1Mediahas been named one ofAmerica's Most Promising Companiesby Forbes Magazine.  The fast growing, publisher-focused ad technology company placed in the 50th spot on the fourth annual ranking of one hundred privately held, high-growth U.S. companies with bright futures.

January 25, 2015
About $500,000 worth of lawsuit settlement checks remain uncashed by Wisconsin consumers who filed valid claims in connection with the purchase of LCD laptops, monitors and televisions. Time is running out, as the checks must be cashed within 90 days of the date on the check. The checks were sent out, alphabetically, in waves at the beginning of November.

LG shrugs off Qualcomm chip concerns
January 22, 2015
Models promote LG Electronics' new curved smartphone, the G Flex 2, during a launch event at the company's headquarters in Seoul, Thursday./ Courtesy of LG Electronics

2015 Nissan Sunny comes with more advanced features
January 21, 2015
The 2015 Nissan Sunny from the house of Suhail Bahwan Automobiles now comes in a refreshed appearance with subtle changes to the styling and the inclusion of new features in the cabin.As the best-selling vehicle for four years in a row in the highly competitive sub-compact segment the Nissan Sunny could rest on its reputation for value roominess and mid-size vehicle technology without a mid-size price. Yet the quest for constant improvement continues.The Nissan Sunny now receives an extensive makeover for 2015 - including new front and rear fascia a range of interior refinements and new grade level and packaging content. Along with a refreshed exterior and interior styling the vehicle features standard Bluetooth Hands-free Phone System.quot;Nissan Sunny is the entry point for the dynamic Nissan sedan lineup attracting many first-time car buyers to the brandquot; said a SBA official.quot;It is critical that we keep Sunny's look and feel fresh and its value equation high with a rewarding driving and ownership experience.quot;Most prominent of the changes to the 2015 Sunny is the bold new front end treatment anchored by larger headlights a more substantial looking fascia and standard chrome plating on the grille - all of which strengthen the Nissan stable mates - Sentra Altima and Maxima.


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