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California Department of Motor Vehicles releases 2015 Driver Handbook
February 28, 2015
The California Department of Motor Vehicles has revealed in an announcement about its release of the 2015 Driver Handbook for the Apple iPad tablet. One can download this Driver Handbook for free by using the iBooks application bookstore. This book is available in English and Spanish. The 2015 California Driver Handbook's print publication copies are also available at DMV field offices, throughout the state.

Intel spending big in China to catch up
February 28, 2015
It may be too late for the chip maker to catch up in the US or Europe, so the company banks on China, where fewer than half the country's 500 million mobile phone users have smartphones. An employee displays how to remote control the game platform with a tablet computer at the 2014 Intel Developer Forum in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, in April last year.[Photo provided to China Daily] Although Intel Corp is the world's leading maker of chips for PCs and servers, the company has long struggled to land a significant piece of the mobile market, where Qualcomm Inc dominates.

Potential buyers count down days to Apple Watch launch
February 28, 2015
Here are four types of customer that Apple Watch will most likely win over. The list is compiled by online media Tech Web. Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple event announcing the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California, in this Sept 9, 2014 file photo.

USPTO Published Patent application of Mentor Graphics Corporation titled as "PROGRAMMABLE PATTERN AWARE VOLTAGE ANALYSIS"
February 28, 2015
United States Patent and Trademark Office has received an application no. 20150058818, published on February 26, 2015, by Mentor Graphics Corporation, titled as "PROGRAMMABLE PATTERN AWARE VOLTAGE ANALYSIS" for the registration of patent.

Apple and IBM Deliver First Wave of IBM MobileFirst for iOS Apps
February 28, 2015
India, Feb. 28 -- CUPERTINO, California and ARMONK, New YorkDecember 10, 2014Apple and IBM today deliver the first wave of IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions in a new class of made-for-business apps and supporting cloud services that bring IBMs big data and analytics capabilities to iPhone and iPad users in the enterprise. IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions are now available to enterprise customers in banking, retail, insurance, financial services, telecommunications and for governments and airlines, thanks to an unprecedented collaboration between Apple and IBM. IBM clients today announcing support for IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions include: Citi, Air Canada, Sprint and Banorte. What were delivering aims directly at the new quest of businesssmart technologies that unlock new value at the intersection of big data and individual engagement, said Bridget van Kralingen, senior vice president, IBM Global Business Services. Our collaboration combines IBMs industry expertise and unmatched position in enterprise computing, with Apples legendary user experience and excellence in product design to lift the performance of a new generation of business professionals.

Event Brief of Q4 2015 Mentor Graphics Corp Earnings Call - Final
February 26, 2015
CORPORATE PARTICIPANTS . Joe Reinhart - Mentor Graphics Corporation,VP of Corporate Development & IR . Walden - Wally Rhines - Mentor Graphics Corporation,Chairman & CEO . Gregory - Greg Hinckley - Mentor Graphics Corporation,President . Gregory Hinckley - Mentor Graphics Corporation,President . Walden Rhines - Mentor Graphics Corporation,CEO & Chairman CONFERENCE CALL PARTICIPANTS . Rich Valera - Needham & Company,Analyst . Krish Sankar - BofA Merrill Lynch,Analyst . Zack Ajzenman - Griffin Securities, Inc. ,Analyst . Tom Diffely - D.A. Davidson & Co.,Analyst . Bobby Burleson - Canaccord Genuity,Analyst

Q4 2015 Mentor Graphics Corp Earnings Call - Final
February 26, 2015
Corporate Participants * Joe Reinhart Mentor Graphics Corporation - VP of Corporate Development & IR * Walden - Wally Rhines Mentor Graphics Corporation - Chairman & CEO * Gregory - Greg Hinckley Mentor Graphics Corporation - President * Gregory Hinckley Mentor Graphics Corporation - President * Walden Rhines Mentor Graphics Corporation - CEO & Chairman Conference Call Participants * Rich Valera

BUSINESS BRIEFS
February 25, 2015
Manufacturing nonprofit receives $600,000 CONCORD -- A Concord organization will receive more than $600,000 from a federal grant designed to help manufacturers create and keep jobs. The U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology on Wednesday announced the awarding of new cooperative agreements to 10 nonprofit organizations and universities, including $628,176 to the New Hampshire Manufacturing Extension Partnership in Concord.The Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership program helps small- and mid-size manufacturers create and retain jobs, increase profits and save time and money.Existing centers in 10 states were selected to receive a collective $26 million in federal funding, an increase of about $10 million or nearly 60 percent. The funding will allow the centers to reach new customers and offer new services.

F.Y.I.
February 01, 2015
FULL TEXT The 2015 edition of "Vehicle Lifting Points for Frame Engaging Lifts" is now available from the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI). The 70-page Lifting Point Guide (LP-G) for domestic and import cars and light trucks uses more than 200 undercarriage images to cover the most recent 25 model years. Log on to www.auto lifi.org to order the guide, locate automotive lift inspectors certified by ALI or for information on other safety materials and standards sponsored by the lift manufacturers that support ALL Automotive repair professionals who install premium Monroe Quick-Strut assemblies through Feb. 28 will be able to earn a $30 Visa Prepaid Card through the "Ready 2 Install REWARDS" scorecard promotion from Tenneco. The units include all of the OE-style components required for a comprehensive strut repair. For more information, visit www.Monroe.com.

New Technologies Shine at ASSEMBLY Show
December 01, 2014
FULL TEXT Nearly 3,800 manufacturing professionals converged on Rosemont, IL, in October to see the latest assembly technology. Tabletop robots, error-proof fastening tools and a manufacturing app for the Google Glass were among the myriad new technologies that dazzled manufacturing engineers and managers attending the second annual ASSEMBLY Show. Some 205 technology suppliers-55 more than last year's event-exhibited at the show, which was held Oct. 28-30 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The exhibits spanned more than 50,000 net square feet, a 41 percent increase over 2013.


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