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SemiLEDs announces availability of new EF LED series
September 01, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: SemiLEDs Corporation, a provider of vertical LED technology solutions, has announced the availability of its new Enhanced FlipChip, or EF, LED series.

Mentor Graphics reports lower Q2 net income, provides outlook for Q3
September 01, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Mentor Graphics Corporation has reported that net income attributable to shareholders for the second quarter ended July 31, 2014 was $14.17 million, or $0.13 per share, compared to $23.98 million, or $0.19 per share, for the same quarter ended July 31, 2013. For the third quarter of fiscal 2015, the company expects revenues to be approximately $275 million.

Mississippi: DPS-INTEL COORDINATION SPEC II
September 01, 2014
Department of Health, The State of Mississippi has issued the following job opportunities: DPS-INTEL COORDINATION SPEC II Bargaining Unit: N/A Class Code: 2937 Salary: $25,121.86 - $43,963.26 Annually Print Job Information Email me when jobs like this become available

US falls behind China as world's top 4G phone seller
September 01, 2014
China is set to overtake the United States to become the world's No. 1 4G smartphone seller in the second half of the year, reports our Chinese-language sister paper Want Daily.

United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office Publishes Application for Trademark "THE UNQUIET FILM SERIES" to Times Newspapers for Various Goods and Services
August 31, 2014
South Wales, Aug. 31 -- Times Newspapers Ltd., London, has filed the trademark "THE UNQUIET FILM SERIES" on May 30, for various goods and services. The trademark application (journal number: 2014/036) was published on Aug. 29. Class(es): 9 [Downloadable electronic publications; recorded media including CD-ROMs, DVDs; podcasts; webcasts; digital music; mouse mats; downloadable articles, columns and written/published articles contained and/or supplied in or by electronic media; motion picture films; interactive entertainment software for use with computers; downloadable online publications; all the aforesaid goods also provided on or via an Internet website or other communications network or means; downloadable software in the nature of an application for obtaining news, information, commentary, and textual, audio and visual content of the type found in general interest publications on mobile and stationary electronic device; electronic mail boxes], 16 [Paper; cardboard; printed matter; printed publications; newspapers; newsletters; manuals; catalogues; articles, columns and written/published articles contained and/or supplied in or by print media; magazines; periodicals; books; reference books; supplements; puzzle books, calendars; photographs; posters; stationery; packaging materials; instructional and teaching material (except apparatus); printed awards; vouchers of value; tokens for advertising purposes and for collection in sets; gift certificates], 25 [Clothing; footwear; headgear], 28 [Toys, games and playthings; playing cards; game cards; bingo cards], 35 [Advertising and promotional services; advertising services for the promotion of e-commerce; on-line prize competitions for advertisement purposes; provision of commercial information; proviion or display of business information online from a computer data base or from the internet; information relating to all the aforementioned services provided on-line from a computer database or via the Internet; arranging and conducting business and commercial trade shows and exhibitions, promotion of courses, training, instruction and exhibition; compilation of directories for publishing on the Internet; provision of space on websites for advertising goods and services; providing an on-line searchable database featuring classified ad listings and employment opportunities; news clipping services; organisation, operation and supervision of sales and promotional incentive schemes; electronic commerce services, namely, providing information about products via telecommunication networks for advertising and sales purposes; the bringing together, for the benefit of others, of a variety of newspapers, magazines, periodicals, books, calendars, photographs, posters, playing cards, clothing, footwear, headgear, motor vehicles, parts and fittings for motor vehicles, music, films, games, cameras, sports and fitness equipment through an online general retail outlet enabling customers to conveniently purchase such services from an Internet website; the bringing together, for the benefit of others, of a variety of service providers, enabling customers to conveniently view and choose those service providers; online retail services connected with the sale of: newspapers, magazines, periodicals, books, calendars, photographs, posters, playing cards, clothing, music, films, games, cameras, sports and fitness equipment], 38 [News agency services; telecommunications; providing user access to the Internet; providing telecommunications connections to the Internet or database services; facilitating access to information via the Internet and via the World Wide Web; e-mail services; information transmission services via digital networks; provision of access to a website on which details of related goods are offered for sale; webcasting services; providing online forums, chat rooms and blogs] and 41 [Entertainment; education; services for the operation of computerised bingo; publishing services; online publications; publication of texts, books, magazines, newspapers, journals, manuals, financial reports, periodicals and newsletters; providing on-line electronic publications; issue of publications; sporting and cultural activities; publication of material which can be accessed from databases, the Internet or other electronic communication networks; providing electronic publications on-line and/or on electronic media; organisation of competitions; organisation of events for cultural, entertainment and sporting purposes; arranging and conducting competitions and awards; arranging and conducting award ceremonies; presentation of awards for achievement; provision of news relating to motor vehicles, motor sports, entertainment, art education, current events, fitness and cultural activities, recreation, theatre, television and music; providing online electronic publications in the form of journals; shows, films radio and television production; provision of entertainment services through the media of video-films; exhibition of video films; providing non downloadable digital music from the Internet; providing non downloadable digital music from Internet web sites; sports information services; booking of seats for shows; gaming and gambling services; lottery operating services; organisation of lottery competitions; organisation of competitions, quizzes and games provided by means of a general interest newspaper, a general interest magazine, an on-line version of either; news and current events programme services for radio or television; all the aforesaid services also provided on-line and to mobile devices or by means of a podcast, short message services (SMS), multimedia messaging services (MMS), wireless application protocol (WAP) services and telephone services; information services relating to all the aforesaid services; providing the aforesaid services using the Internet and other electronic communications networks; information supplied on the Internet or other electronic communications networks relating to the aforesaid services; analysis, evaluation, advice, consultancy and information services relating to all the aforesaid services] The original document can be viewed at:

Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event
August 31, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company.

Obama Resurrects Intel Advisory Panel
August 29, 2014
The Obama administration is resuscitating a small intelligence council after membership dwindled to four people a year ago. The President's Intelligence Advisory Board -- not to be confused with the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board -- is intended to enhance the effectiveness of surveillance activities.

Apple denied Samsung sales ban
August 28, 2014
A federal U.S. judge denied Apple's request to slap a sales ban on the Galaxy S3 and older smartphones manufactured by Samsung Electronics. A court ruling by Judge Lucy H. Koh from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, said; "Apple has not established that it is entitled to the permanent injunction it seeks. Apple's motion for a permanent injunction is therefore denied."

SemiLEDs releases 80x80mil metal LED chips
August 25, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: SemiLEDs Corporation, a provider of vertical LED technology solutions, has released 80x80mil metal LED chips, including white, blue and UV variations.

CBP launches new mobile Passport Control app
August 22, 2014
FULL TEXT United States Customs and Border Protection announced the launch of Mobile Passport Control, which will allow eligible travelers to submit their passport information and customs declaration form via a smartphone or tablet prior to CBP inspection. This first-of-its-kind app was developed by Airside Mobile and Airports Council International-North America in partnership with CBP as part of a pilot program at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. IPhone and iPad users can download the app for free from Apple's App Store. MPC is expected to expand to more airports later this year and to Android smartphone users in the future.


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