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BUSINESS BRIEFS
September 22, 2014
ENERGY Exxon to end drilling in Russia The energy giant said the Treasury Dept. granted it a license to start winding down operations in Russian waters. Earlier Fri., the Kremlin said ExxonMobil and Rosneft were still drilling, disputing a Bloomberg report Thu. that Exxon had stopped on Washington sanctions that bar U.S. oil companies from working there. Meanwhile, Exxon put its Torrance refinery, its only in Calif., up for sale, according to a Reuters report, as environmental standards stiffen. Shares rose 0.5%.

Mentor Graphics Introduces Embedded Hypervisor Product
September 20, 2014
Mentor Graphics has launched its newest version of the Mentor Embedded Hypervisor product, offering features for system configuration, debugging, and hardware support for developing secure applications.

With iPhone 6 Debut, iPhone Unlockers Rake in Big Business; iPhones being unlocked in record numbers amid iPhone 6 consumer frenzy as consumers trade in older iPhones
September 19, 2014
Demand is sky high for Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 released today, considered the most substantial upgrade and redesign of Apple's flagship phone for several years- and third party unlockers are reveling.

Mentor Graphics Assigned Patent for Low Power Compression of Incompatible Test Cubes
September 19, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 19 -- Mentor Graphics, Wilsonville, Oregon, has been assigned a patent (8,832,512) developed by six co-inventors for "low power compression of incompatible test cubes." The co-inventors are Nilanjan Mukherjee, Wilsonville, Oregon, Janusz Rajski, West Linn, Oregon, Przemyslaw Szczerbicki, Wielkopolski, Poland, Jerzy Tyszer, Poznan, Poland, Dariusz Czysz, Poznan, Poland, and Grzegorz Mrugalski, Swarzedz, Poland.

Mentor Graphics Assigned Patent for Simulation of Circuits with Repetitive Elements
September 19, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 19 -- Mentor Graphics, Wilsonville, Oregon, has been assigned a patent (8,832,635) developed by three co-inventors for "simulation of circuits with repetitive elements." The co-inventors are Pole Shang Lin, Fremont, California, Kuei Shan Wen, Fremont, California, and Ruey Kuen Perng, Zhubei, Taiwan.

CompaVis LED Illumination Series Provides a New Perspective for Factory Automation
September 19, 2014
Factory automation and inspection, carried out by machine vision systems, is becoming increasingly important in the production processes of diverse industries such as automotive, electronics and pharmaceutical packaging. To support high-performance image processing, SCHOTT MORITEX has increased its product portfolio of lighting and illumination systems with its new CompaVis™ LED series. The series consists of 40 different models in a variety of configurations and colours.

-Lockheed Martin Successfully Mates NOAA GOES-R Satellite Modules
September 19, 2014
ENP Newswire - 19 September 2014 Release date- 18092014 - DENVER - A team of technicians and engineers at Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has successfully mated together the large system and propulsion modules of the first GOES-R series weather satellite at the company's Space Systems facilities near Denver, Colorado.

Wireless Internet Enabled Devices to Drive Demand for Electronic Contract Manufacturing Services, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
September 19, 2014
  San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 19, 2014         Follow us on LinkedIn - Electronic contract manufacturing services market includes companies engaged in providing manufacturing services to various Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). The market includes electronic manufacturing services (EMS) and Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) services. Over the years, EMS companies broadened the spectrum of services they offered from simple manufacturing of components to more complex manufacturing services. This led many OEMs to outsource a large part of their manufacturing activity. ODMs are companies that provide manufacturing services in addition to product designing services. Increasing demand for electronic products in various end-use markets, growing demand for mobile internet ready devices such as tablets and smartphones, and effervescent innovation in the market are few of the major growth drivers.         Rising importance of design uniqueness is driving demand for original design manufacturing services.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Apologizes for the Past, Promises to Do Better in Future; Nearly $3.5 Billion Spent Last Year in Advertising; Latest on the Alibaba IPO; 10 Percent of Americans Showed up to Work Stoned
September 19, 2014
CHERYL CASONE, FOX BUSINESS: Hello, I'm Cheryl Casone in for Gerri Willis tonight. Coming up right now on the show. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) ROGER GOODELL, NFL COMMISSIONER: We have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong. That starts with me. (END VIDEO CLIP) CASONE: The buck stops with him. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell apologizes for the past and promises to do better in the future. We're going to have a live report. Also, records being shattered on Wall Street as shares of Alibaba hit nearly $100, but, will the small investor make any money on this one?

New York: 3rd Annual Eugene H. Fram Chair in Applied Critical Thinking Lecture
September 19, 2014
Rochester Institute of Technology, The State of New York has issued the following Event release: Event Name: 3rd Annual Eugene H. Fram Chair in Applied Critical Thinking Lecture URL: http://rit.edu/provost/framlecture Category: Lecture/Speaker Description: Dr. Genevieve Bell, Vice President and Director of User Experience Research for Intel Labs, will deliver this year’s Eugene H. Fram Lecture.


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