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New F-16 configuration features AESA radar
August 20, 2014
The newest configuration of Lockheed Martin's F-16 Fighting Falcon has new capabilities with integration of Active Electronically Scanned Array Radar. AESA radar, with its numerous small solid-state transmit/receive modules, spreads signal emissions across multiple frequencies, increasing the capability of the aircraft using it to avoid detection.

U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Oregon (Aug. 20)
August 20, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 20 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Oregon. *** Intel Assigned Patent for Framework for Coordinated Multipoint Transmission Based on Multicell MAC/RRC Design ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 19 -- Intel, Santa Clara, California, has been assigned a patent (8,804,593) developed by five co-inventors for a "framework for coordinated multipoint transmission based on a multicell MAC/RRC design." The co-inventors are Kamran Etemad, Potomac, Maryland, Alexei Davydov, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Xiangying Yang, Portland, Oregon, Yuan Zhu, Beijing, and Yujian Zhang, Beijing. The patent application was filed on June 22, 2011 (13/165,946). The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=8,804,593.PN.&OS=PN/8,804,593&RS=PN/8,804,593 Written by Sudarshan Harpal; edited by Jaya Anand.

TI Speeds Power over Ethernet Development with Next-Generation PSE Controller
August 20, 2014
Two-layer evaluation module and reference design simplify PoE design in network video recorders and Ethernet switches DALLAS -- Easing design for rapidly growing Power over Ethernet (PoE) applications, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ:TXN) introduced a two-layer PoE power sourcing equipment (PSE) evaluation module and TI Design based on TI's new TPS23861 PoE controller. The high-performance quad-port controller and reference design significantly reduce development time and cost when creating PoE-enabled network video recorders, IP phone switches and wireless base stations. For more information and to order samples, visit: www.ti.com/poedesign-pr. Features and benefits of the PoE PSE design:

US Patent granted to Mentor Graphics Corporation (Oregon) on August 19 titled as "Speeding up defect diagnosis techniques"
August 20, 2014
United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent no. 8,812,922, on August 19, 2014, to Mentor Graphics Corporation (Oregon), titled as "Speeding up defect diagnosis techniques"

UK Intellectual Property Office grants trade mark "PROCUREMENT LEADERS/Procurement Leaders" to Sigaria Limited
August 20, 2014
Sigaria Limited, has been granted trademark (UK00003026700) titled as "PROCUREMENT LEADERS/Procurement Leaders" from the UK Intellectual Property Office. Status: Registered Class/es: Class 9 Transmission or reproduction of sound or images; magnetic data carriers, recording discs; compact discs, DVDs and other digital recording media; software; downloadable software; electronic publications; computer software all in the field of purchasing, management, education, communication, corporate and personal assessment and measurement and personal development; computer software and programs for interactive electronic communication about management; on-line electronic publications(downloadable) in the nature of reports, directories, brochures, reference materials, leaflets, newsletters, newspapers, booklets, pamphlets, post cards, flyers, magazine supplements to newspapers, magazines and trade and professional books in the fields of news, business, finance, current events, entertainment, sports, human interest stories, securities, securities markets and recruitment.

FRENCH CRYING FOR $$ Cash for T-Mobile
August 20, 2014
A French telecom giant is trying to raise money from at least two of America's biggest tech companies to fund a second takeover bid for T-Mobile, The Post has learned.

Undo Software releases UndoDB Out-and-About edition Enables proven reversible debugger to be deployed on customer sites
August 20, 2014
August 20, 2014 Cambridge, UK - Undo Software today announced the release of UndoDB Out-and-About, a new way of licensing its high-performance reversible debugging software. UndoDB Out-and-About is aimed at software vendors whose software is deployed on customer sites. It licenses the full capabilities of UndoDB to be used in the field on a customer machine by the software vendor's engineers to investigate, find and consequently fix customer-critical bugs.

-Mentor Graphics Announces 25th Annual PCB Technology Leadership Awards Program
August 20, 2014
ENP Newswire - 20 August 2014 Release date- 19082014 - WILSONVILLE, Ore-Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) today announced the call-for-entries of its 25th annual Technology Leadership Awards (TLA) competition, continuing its tradition of recognizing excellence in printed circuit board (PCB) design.

STATS ChipPAC's fcCuBE Technology Surpasses 100 Million Unit Milestone
August 20, 2014
Singapore, Aug. 20 -- STATS ChipPAC Ltd., a leading provider of advanced semiconductor packaging and test services, announced today that it has shipped over 100 million semiconductor packages with the Company's fcCuBE(R) technology, advanced flip chip packaging with fine pitch copper (Cu) column bumps, Bond-on-Lead (BOL) interconnection and enhanced assembly processes.

API Technologies introduces new configurable frequency synthesizers
August 14, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: API Technologies Corp., a provider of RF/microwave, power and security solutions, has introduced new configurable frequency synthesizers, or Models LCFS-X.


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