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NASA Selects Oxygen Recovery Proposals
October 22, 2014
NASA reported that it has chosen four partners to develop game changing technologies with the potential to increase the oxygen recovery rate aboard human spacecraft to at least 75 percent while achieving high reliability.

Soraa Founder Shuji Nakamura Garners Nobel Prize in Physics
October 22, 2014
Soraa reported that Shuji Nakamura, one of its founders, has been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics. In a release, the Company noted that recognizing that Nakamura's invention, the blue light emitting diode, represents a critical advancement in LED lighting, the Nobel committee explained the innovation "has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources."

Eaton LED Products Garner Illuminating Engineering Society Recognition
October 22, 2014
Eaton reported that the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Committee has noted nine of its light-emitting diode (LED) luminaires from its Cooper Lighting Division for inclusion in the 2014 IES Progress Report.

CO2Meter Receives U.S. Navy Contract
October 22, 2014
CO2Meter reported that the United States Navy recently contracted the company with provide carbon dioxide monitoring devices to measure ambient CO2 levels in expeditionary shelters.

Panasonic to Debut 4K Ultra HDTVs
October 22, 2014
Panasonic reported that the 65-inch class AX900 and 85-inch class AX850 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TVs will make their U.S. debuts next month.

Restraining the snoops; Technology companies step in to do what Congress should to protect the people
October 22, 2014
Obama administration officials seem to think the Constitution gives the government a license to snoop on whomever it pleases, whenever it pleases. The founding document does no such thing, of course, but Congress cannot summon the courage to restrain the executive branch, and the judiciary shows little interest in restraining abuse. That leaves it to the people, through technology, to enforce the inherent right of Americans to be left alone. In the latest version of Apple's iPhone, encryption software scrambles content stored on the device in such a way that, unless the correct password is entered, unauthorized eyes can't browse through the emails, text messages, photographs and contacts stored on the device. Google has announced similar security features coming for Android smartphones.

Micrel Selects Dongbu HiTek to Produce Camera Flash LED Drivers for Smart Phones and Tablet Computers
October 22, 2014
Dongbu HiTek confirmed that it has been selected by Micrel to manufacture the Silicon Valley company's recently introduced camera flash LED drivers for smart phones, tablet computers and digital cameras.

McDonald's & PepsiCo Complete Stellar Digital Speaker Line Up for ClickZ Live Chicago; Food and drink giants to join speakers from Yahoo!, Adobe, Cisco, Twitter, Expedia, Microsoft and Huffington Post
October 21, 2014
With just two weeks left until theClickZ Live Digital Marketing Conferencein Chicago, Incisive Media are thrilled to round off the agenda with a new session featuring senior marketers from McDonald's, PepsiCo, Starcom Mediavest and SheKnows Media. Entitled Marketing to Mom: How to Avoid a One-Size-Fits-All Approach to Reaching Millennial, Gen X, Stay-At-Home and Working Mothers, delegates will be treated to cutting-edge insight on how to market to an important demographic that accounts for $2.4 trillion in consumer spend and acts as many brands' most influential customers. Other notable talks at the conference being held at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel in Chicago from Tuesday 4th November until Thursday 6th November include:

EV Group Next-Gen Nanoimprint Lithography Technology Targets Photonics, LED And Bioengineered Device Production; SmartNIL(TM) large-area soft nanoimprint lithography process for high-volume manufacturing provides unmatched throughput and cost-of-ownership advantages over competing NIL approaches
October 21, 2014
 EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today introduced its SmartNIL(TM) large-area nanoimprint lithography (NIL) process. Available on all EV Group NIL platforms, including mask aligners as well as the industry benchmark EVG®720 and newly available EVG®7200 UV-NIL systems, SmartNIL provides a low-cost, large-area and high-volume-manufacturing solution for a variety of advanced devices, including: Photonic-based devices such as light-emitting diodes (LEDs), lasers and photovoltaics Micro arrays and nano-devices for medical devices and bioengineered applications Advanced storage media, including newly emerging forms of non-volatile memory (NVM)

Patton Opens SmartNode VoIP CPE to VoIP & UC Appliance Developers; The US-manufactured SmartNode Open Gateway Appliance offers the reliability of Patton VoIP gateways combined with a flexible, open hardware platform for customized business-communications software.; SmartNode(TM)... More than just talk!
October 21, 2014
Patton Electronics -US-manufacturer of award-winning SmartNode (TM) VoIP solutions, BODI rS (TM) High Availability Fixed & Mobile Routers, and CopperLink (TM) Ethernet Extenders-is now taking orders for the new SmartNode(TM) Open Gateway Appliance (SNOGA) that offers customized, IP-based, businesses communications for 2 to 128 concurrent voice or fax calls.


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