Headlines


MILITARY Semiconductor Device Rectifiers Sought by Defense Logistics Agency
October 26, 2014
WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio, has issued a combined synopsis/solicitation notice (SPE7M515T0813) for unitized semiconductor device rectifiers to be delivered to New Cumberland, Pennsylvania. It was posted on Oct. 23 with a response date of Nov. 3. The contract is set aside for Total Small Business. For more information about Targeted News Service contract awards please contact: Myron Struck, Editor, Direct: 703/866-4708, Cell: 703/304-1897, Myron@targetednews.com 22AbalosV141024-va-782373 22AbalosV

Allied Market Brings Out Organic Electronics Market Report
October 26, 2014
Allied Market Research reported that according to its new report titled, "Global Organic Electronics Market - Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", the global organic electronics (OE) market would reach $79.6 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 29.5 percent during 2014 - 2020.

MiraMEMS Unveils eCompass
October 25, 2014
MiraMEMS unveiled an eCompass combining a 3-axis accelerometer and 3-axis magnetometer, which is pin to pin compatible with the g-sensor family and can provide a gyroscope feature with software supported.

Retailers prepare for hack attack; Recent malware breaches have stores increasing security budget
October 25, 2014
Retailers are shoring up defences against escalating hacking attacks but as threats multiply so do costs, with businesses increasingly factoring cybercrime into their prospects for growth. Home Depot Inc., which saw some 56 million payment cards compromised in a malware assault this year that may have begun at infected self-checkout terminals, said initial costs of $62 million (U.S.) could reach much higher. The big box retailer with outlets in the U.S., Canada and Mexico said the fraud will likely have a significant adverse impact on financial results. In addition to direct losses, retailers believe the risk of legal liability and costly lawsuits will escalate.

Express Logic Says ThreadX RTOS Supports Analog Devices Blackfin ADSP-BF70x Signal Processor
October 25, 2014
Express Logic reported that its ThreadX RTOS now supports Analog Devices' ADSP-BF70x Blackfin Digital Signal Processor product family.

Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Appointment of John Jamieson as Vice President of Project Management
October 25, 2014
Park Electrochemical Corp. PKE, +1.68% announced the appointment of John Jamieson as Vice President of Project Management. In this new position, Mr. Jamieson will report to Christopher T. Mastrogiacomo, Park's President and Chief Operating Officer.

Lenovo business tools for millennial workplace
October 25, 2014
THE emergence of the Choose Your Own Device (CYOD) phenomenon, which allows employees to select their own gadgets from a pool of pre-approved devices, has refined expectations on IT consumerization, addressing employees' personal gadget preferences and offering enhanced work and play dynamics.

Lockheed Martin provides operational support for PTDS aerostat system
October 24, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Lockheed Martin Corporation, an aerospace, defense, security and technology company, has announced that it is providing operational support for a Persistent Threat Detection System, or PTDS, aerostat system.

Soitec signs 150MW concentrated PV deal
October 24, 2014
SPIE has issued the following news release: Soitec Solar Development, a subsidiary of the French semiconductor materials company Soitec specializing in concentrated photovoltaics (CPV) systems, is set to deploy more than 80,000 CPV modules following a new sales agreement.

Washington: Queen opens Information Age exhibition at Science Museum
October 24, 2014
The Institution of Engineering and Technology has issued the following news release: The Queen has officially opened a new exhibition celebrating the history of information and communication technologies where she also sent her first royal tweet. The £15.6m gallery features more than 800 objects and explores how breakthroughs in six key communication network – the telegraph, the telephone, radio and television broadcasting, satellite communications, computer networks and mobile communications – have transformed the world over the past 200 years. The 6m high copper and wood aerial tuning inductor from Rugby Radio Station – once the most powerful radio transmitter in the world – donated to the Science Museum by BT dominates the centre of the exhibition, which also includes state-of-the-art interactive displays to tell the personal stories of those whose lives were changed by each new wave of technology.


NEW PRODUCTS

VaporSorb filter line protects advanced yield production from Entegris
10/21/2014Entegris, Inc. today announced a new product for its VaporSorb line of airborne molecular contamination (AMC) filters. ...
Next-generation nanoimprint lithography technology
10/21/2014EV Group (EVG) today introduced its SmartNIL large-area nanoimprint lithography (NIL) process....
SEMI-GAS broadens gas mixing capabilities for highly corrosive gases
08/28/2014SEMI-GAS Systems, a provider of ultra-high purity gas delivery equipment, recently broadened the capabilities of its custom Xturion ...