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MEMSIC Introduces the World's First Monolithic and Wafer Level Packaged (WLP) Three-axis (3D) Accelerometer
August 21, 2014
ANDOVER, Mass., -- MEMSIC Inc., a leading MEMS sensing solution provider, announced today the availability of its MXC400xXC, the world's first monolithic 3D accelerometer, and also the first 3D accelerometer to utilize WLP technology. The technology breakthrough in combining the 3D IC sensor with full WLP translates directly to a 60 percent reduction in cost and a 50 percent reduction in size, enabling a new generation of mobile consumer devices including phones, tablets, toys and wearable devices.

-Robots Moving Robots: Lockheed Martin Conducts First Fully Autonomous Mission
August 21, 2014
ENP Newswire - 21 August 2014 Release date- 18082014 - DALLAS, - Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], in collaboration with the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC), successfully conducted a fully autonomous resupply, reconnaissance, surveillance and target-acquisition demonstration using its Squad Mission Support System (SMSS) unmanned ground vehicle, K-MAX unmanned helicopter and Gyrocam optical sensor.

F-16V updated with new array radar
August 21, 2014
21 August 2014 The newest configuration of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, the F-16V, has reached a major capability milestone with the integration of a new active electronically scanned array radar.

-F-16V Completes Major Capability Milestone
August 21, 2014
ENP Newswire - 21 August 2014 Release date- 20082014 - FORT WORTH, Texas- The newest configuration of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, the F-16V, has reached a major capability milestone with the integration of a new Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar.

-Telefonica and Brocade Establish Benchmarks for NFV Deployment and Performance in Joint Reference Lab Tests
August 21, 2014
ENP Newswire - 21 August 2014 Release date- 20082014 - SAN JOSE, CA - Telefonica (NYSE: TEF) and Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) have partnered to establish new benchmarks for the deployment and performance of Network Functions Virtualization solutions.

Earnings Watch For August 21 (ARO, BRCD, GPS, INTU, CRM)
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Teen-clothing retailer Aeropostale Inc (ARO), which recently revealed the appointment of its former Chief Executive Officer Julian Geiger to lead the company once again, is due to post its second quarter results. The New York-based company is expected to post a loss of $0.49 per share, wider than the loss of a $0.34 per share last year. Revenues are projected to decline to $394.38 million from last year's $454.03 million. The shares of ARO closed Wednesday's trade at $3.91. (52-wk H/L $11.40/$3.10) Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD), maker of switches and software for data-storage networks, is set to announce its third quarter results. The earnings of the San Jose, California-based company are expected at $0.19 per share, flat with the prior year quarter. However, quarterly revenues are anticipated to be $534.71 million, lower than $536.55 million recorded a year ago. The shares closed Wednesday's session at $9.35. (52-wk H/L $10.96/$7.29)

Mentor Graphics Q2 Adj. Profit Beats Estimate; Issues Q3 Outlook - Quick Facts
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT) Thursday reported second-quarter net income attributable to company shareholders of $14.2 million or $0.13 per share, compared $24.0 million or $0.19 per share in the comparable quarter last year.

Wall Street Seen Up Ahead Of Data Onslaught
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Wall Street looks set to start Thursday's session higher even as traders digest weak Chinese manufacturing data and mixed private sector activity data from the eurozone. Global cues are mixed, with Asian stocks ending mixed, while the European markets are advancing. Positive financial results from Hewlett-Packard and a deal news in the tech space could provide some buoyancy to the tech space. Traders may also focus on some key economic data on jobless claims, existing home sales and manufacturing activity and news out of Jackson Hole, where economists and financial experts converge for the annual symposium hosted by the Kansas City Federal Reserve. At 6:15 am ET, the Dow futures are rising 37 points, the S&P 500 futures are gaining 4 points and the Nasdaq 100 futures are moving up 5.25 points.

Mentor Graphics Q2 Profit Down, Tops View - Update
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Chip-design software maker Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT), Thursday reported a drop in profit for the second quarter, as higher revenues were offset by increase in operating costs. Nevertheless, both earnings and revenues for the quarter came in ahead of analysts estimates.

Global English (Middle East and North Africa Financial Network)
August 21, 2014
class="blk00-16b">Green America: Apple (AAPL) Takes First Steps To Protect Workers From ToxinsApple responds to over 23000 comments from concerned consumers. More needs to be done to protect workers. class="c15">Ideas get bigger when you share them...WASHINGTON D.C. - August 14 2014 (Investorideas.com renewable energy stocks newswire) Green America announced today that it is pleased with Apple's August 13 announcement that it is taking first steps to protect the workers who make their products from dangerous chemical exposures. Apple announced that it is banning the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its products.Green America continues to urge Apple to go further to ensure the safety of all workers in its supply chain.


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