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USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: KAWELL
September 15, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 15 -- The trademark KAWELL (Reg. No. 4600501) was issued on Sept. 9 by the USPTO.

USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: KAWELL
September 15, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 15 -- The trademark KAWELL (Reg. No. 4600501) was issued on Sept. 9 by the USPTO.

Telit Communications PLC Interim Results -6-
September 15, 2014


Industry Weapon Examines When 4K is an Appropriate Application
September 15, 2014
Industry Weapon reported that it spoke with Rich Ventura, Vice President of Product Marketing and Solutions Operations of NEC Display Solutions, about how the 4K revolution might not become mainstream in the next few years but will eventually take place of the 1080p, even more so for particular industries.

Toshiba, SanDisk Celebrate Opening of 2nd Phase of Fab 5
September 15, 2014
Yokkaichi. OREANDA-NEWS . September 15, 2014. Toshiba Corporation (Tokyo: 6502) and SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) celebrated the opening of the second phase of the No. 5 semiconductor fabrication facility (Fab 5) and the start of construction of the new No. 2 fabrication facility (Fab 2) at Yokkaichi Operations, Toshiba's NAND Flash memory plant in Mie prefecture, Japan.Toshiba started construction of the second phase of Fab 5 in August 2013, and Toshiba and SanDisk have overseen installation of production equipment in the expanded facility since July this year. Production in phase 2 began at the start of this month, with 15nm NAND flash memory process technology, the world's smallest and most advanced node.Toshiba and SanDisk announced deployment of this jointly developed 15nm NAND flash process in April this year, with initial production in part of Fab 5 phase 1, and now target conversion of the remaining capacity in phase 1 to the new process technology. Toshiba is constructing the New Fab 2 to secure space to convert Toshiba and SanDisk's current 2D NAND capacity to 3D NAND, with expected readiness for production in 2016. Toshiba and SanDisk will together install production equipment and will determine installed capacity and output targets and schedules by closely monitoring market trends.Yasuo Naruke, Corporate Executive Vice President of Toshiba Corporation and President and CEO of Semiconductor & Storage Products Company, said, "Our determination to develop advanced technologies underlines our commitment to respond to continued demand of NAND flash memory.

Water purifier made from foil chip packets and glass tube might save lives in PNG
September 15, 2014
ADELAIDE, Sept. 15 -- Adelaide engineering students have developed a simple water treatment system using foil chip packets and glass tubing, hoping they can save lives in the developing world. Globally, polluted water is blamed for an estimated 1.5 million deaths annually. John Fenech from the support agency ChildFund said contaminated water was a serious issue in Papua New Guinea, where the simple device was now on trial.

Washington: High-tech 'visual poetry' breaks through boundaries of art
September 14, 2014
The University of California has issued the following news release: As you enter the cavernous lobby of the Gov. George Deukmejian Courthouse in Long Beach, a large colorful feather appears on the silver mesh LED screen 30 feet overhead. The feather sways back and forth as it gently descends, stirred by an unfelt breeze. Then another feather appears and another and still more until the screen fills with a swirl of neon pinks, oranges, greens, blues and yellows that appear and fade in a hypnotic dance. Jennifer Steinkamp Jennifer Steinkamp If that’s not what you’d expect when you enter a courthouse, then you’ve reacted just as the artist, UCLA Design Media Arts professor Jennifer Steinkamp, intended.

US Contract Notice: Department of the Army Issues Solicitation for "Light Omitting Diode (LED) Exterior Lighting"
September 14, 2014
Department of the Army, National Guard Bureau Officer has issued requirement for "Light Omitting Diode (LED) Exterior Lighting." Solicitation no. W912JD13B2000 Posted on: September 14, 2014

These upgrades are easy ways to make your dwelling smarter
September 14, 2014
Smart Home technology offers ways to make your home more state-of-the-art than the Jetsons’ abode. They can offer better energy efficiency, innovative security systems and myriad added conveniences to your living space. The multitude of choices, such as where should you begin when exploring ways to make your home more “connected,” can be quite overwhelming. Here are three easy and inexpensive options for bringing your home into the next generation.

US Contract Notice: Department of Veterans Affairs Issues Solicitation for "659-13-107 Replace Exterior Lighting with LED Fixtures"
September 14, 2014
Department of Veterans Affairs, Hampton VAMC Officer has issued requirement for "659-13-107 Replace Exterior Lighting with LED Fixtures." Solicitation no. VA24613B0393 Posted on: September 14, 2014


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