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Technical Headline News Archive - December 2005

If you came to RF Cafe looking for a certain news item you remember seeing or found on a search engine, there is a good chance it is no loner on the homepage. Headlines change daily (except Saturdays). Here are links to all the headline archives.

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12-30-2005
Times Square Ball to Get LED Makeover
ARRL Cautiously Optimistic about Texas BPL Deployment Announcement
Way Cleared for Large U.S. Spectrum Auction
Promise, but Questions as 2006 Approaches
Science News of the Year 2005
National Engineer's Week Material Available from IEEE
Web Services Thrive, but Outages Irk Users
WiMAX Certification Announcement Nears
Airbus Pilot Maroons Drunken Passenger on Desert Island
12-29-2005
India's Science Institute Attacked by Suspected Terrorists
Euro Satellite First Step in Challenging Pentagon's GPS
NEC to Delist on European Exchanges
Emergency Communications Software Standards Proven Interoperable
Waiting to Exhale: Outlook for 2006
Move to New Frequencies to Cost Government Nearly a $1 Billion
ITT Will Test Missile Defense Technology
Ultracold Test Produces Long-Sought Quantum Mix
Science 2005: Giant Steps Forward, Some Steps Backward
Stressed out from Too Much Knowledge
12-28-2005
China's Mobile Phone Subscribers Skyrocket to 388 Million
first of E.U.'s Galileo Navigation Satellite Launched
Fate of High-Def DVD May Lie with Microsoft
2006 Will Be Delayed by a "Leap Second"
Camera-Equipped Cell Phone Shipments to Surge
Defense Firms Turn to Border Security
Mathematical Solution Makes Professor Famous
TriQuint Opens New England Development Center
Techsphere to Fly Antenna Technology on High Flying Airships
12-26-2005
Woman Swallows Cell Phone to End Argument
Mobile Phones to Announce "You've Been Indicted"
802.11n to Boom in 2006
IBM Exec Says Microsoft Standards Plan has "Bizarre Restrictions"
IC Enables 13.56 MHz RFID Readers
IEEE-USA Commends Sens. Ensign & Lieberman for Introducing National Innovation Act of 2005
Cluster Helps to Protect Astronauts & Satellites Against "Killer Electrons"
U.S. Navy Plans to Increase its Fleet to 313 Vessels by 2020
Meteroid Recorded Hitting Moon, Creating New Crater
Japan Says China Considerable Threat
No Saturation Ahead for Wireless: Insight Research
12-23-2005
Santa Goes High Tech on the Internet
Nokia Sees 3G Handset Sales Doubling in 2006
DoD Spending Bill Includes Chip Reseach Funds
SIA Applauds Congress Funding of Advanced Research
Tests Achieve 3.6 Megabits per Second Call With HSDPA Datacard
College Launches Cell Phone Film Contest
Analyst Bullish on '06 Semi Market
Forbes' Sneak Peek 2006
Marine Corps Boosts Harris Radio Order to $586 Million
Saudi Arabia Buys $14 Billion of Eurofighter Typhoon Jets
Quantum Superfluid Could Be Akin to Exotic Matter Found in Quark Star
India Gets Biggest Bird in Orbit Yet
12-22-2005
Japan's Electronics Production Dipped in 2005
Technology Helps New Yorkers Weather Strike
U.K. Issues Final RoHS Guidelines
U. of California to Keep Running Los Alamos Lab
Europe Could Create Analog Market Leader
Solar Handbag Powers All Your Gadgets
Wise Guy: Tests Confirm Einstein's Formula Correct
New Lithium Batteries May Power Christmas
Why Nanolayers Buckle When Microbeams Bend
Russian Supply Vessel Delivers Astronauts' Christmas Presents
12-21-2005
Britain to be first Country to Monitor Every Car Journey
Sypris Wins Contract to Provide Metrology Services to Kodak
Poll: Americans Need High-Tech Gadgets
Laws of Nature Hold Fast So Far
Firm Foresees Philips Semi Merger
Wyoming Seeding Clouds to Boost Snowpack
NASA Selects Five Firms for Avionics Work
Winter Begins Tomorrow - the Science Behind It
Cell-Based Nano Machine Breaks Record
Teen Pleads Guilty After Blog Confession
China Now Consumes More Than 20% of Global Oil Supplies
12-20-2005
Broadband Over Power Lines Service Starts in Texas - Yikes!
Plan to Add H1B Visas for High-Tech Workers Dropped
Long DNA 'Wires' for Future Medical & Electronic Devices
House Sets Digital TV Deadline for 2009
Happiness Brings Success, Not the Other Way Around
WalMart Toughens Push on Wireless Tagging
3Q EDA Revenue up 6% Year-to-Year
U.S., Australian Partnership to Pursue North America Antenna Business
Record Year for Meteorite Recovery in Canada
Electric-Grid-Friendly Appliances
12-19-2005
Digital AM/FM Challenges Satellite Radio
Wall Street CEOs Get Big Bonuses
Industry Execs Meet with Cheney to Promote Research Agenda
Theater Owners Want Cell Phones Blocked
Biobased Plastic Flexes Its Muscle
Protecting Our Electronics Against EMP Attack (ESD on steroids)
Web Sites Let Users Send E-Mail [Back] to [the] Future
Vlogging: Blogging with Video
Pb-Free Tantalum Chip Caps Provide High Value in Small Package
German Armed Forces Commissions Rohde & Schwarz to Carry out SDR Study
12-18-2005
Smart Phone. Stupid Software.
Mathematicians Zero in on a Novel, Economical, and Infinite Helix
Scientists Figure out Why Mona Lisa Smiles
Sentenced to a Cell(phone)
NASA Plans to Remove Problematic Foam
Web Cams Bring Soldiers Together with Kin
New Windows Vista Test Build Expected
12-16-2005
RFMD to Expand Assembly Operations in China
Engineers Regain Use Of Opportunity Rover Arm
California Proposes $3B Solar Plan
Cell Phone Use by Drivers Keeps Growing
Emergency Communications Software Standards Proven Interoperable
RIM Pressured to Settle BlackBerry Case
Chip Equipment Sales to Drop 3% in 2006
National High Magnetic Field Lab Complete Testing of New 35 Tesla Magnet
CENTCOM Picks Harris for Sensor Network
Tech-Oriented Gift Givers Go High-End
12-15-2005
2006 Economic Environment for Electronics
Report Profiles WiMAX Chip Market
Firms Rank Most Admired Execs: Gates #1
Forbes: Where Not to Put Your Money in Tech for 2006
GPS Systems Getting Smaller
Cellphones for Your Christmas Wish List
Study Finds Cellphones are Interfering with Family Life
P-Band High-Power, Medium-Pulse Transistors Unveiled by APT
New Mexico Lays out Its Spaceport Plan
PolyFuel Claims Fuel Cell Power Boost
Electronic Walls & Ceilings Make it Easy to Change Lighting & Room Design
12-14-2005
CU BSEE Freshman Bought Big-Ticket Items Cheap by Printing His Own Bar Codes
China & Europe Push Forward High-Tech Cooperation
Near-Field Comms Tested at Atlanta Arena
Partnership to Create RF-MEMS for Cellular Handsets
RFID Spending Will Surpass $3B in 2010
Japanese Celebrity ASIMO Robot Gets a Real Job
Nortel to Build First WiMAX Network in Canada with Alberta SAB
First Member of Galileo Satellite Family (Euro GPS) to Be Launched 26 December
High-Speed Microscopic Engine Found
Riding the Ultra Wideband Communications Wave
Online Retailers Step up Discount Christmas Shopping Offers
12-13-2005
Ratification of 802.11n Hit by Hold Ups
China Tops U.S. As #1 Exporter of IT Goods
Bluetooth SIG Looks for Allies
EET Debuts "Great Minds, Great Ideas" Project
Cellphone Rulings Could Mean Billion$ in Tax Refunds
Sprint to Begin Selling Movies on Mobile Phones
FAA, LockMart Complete National Rollout of New Radar Data Communications Gateway
Agilent Technologies Announces Collaboration with CEA-Leti on Next-Generation Wireless System Design Flow
Philips Tunes in U.S. Market with Mobile TV Device
Hacker Attacks in US Linked to Chinese Military
Hundreds of Auroras Detected on Mars
Iridium Signs Service Provider Agreement with China Spacecom
12-12-2005
RFMD "Electronics Company of the Year" by The North Carolina Technology Association
Panasonic Withdraws from GSM Handset Market
Survey: Electronics Managers in China Earn $8,000 a Year
Worldwide Semi Revenue Hits Record High of $235B
More Research Urged on Nanoparticle Health Risk
Arizona Town Will Go Wall-to-Wall Wireless
IEEE-USA Chief Calls for IPv6 Adoption
Europe Keen to Join Russia in New Spaceship Project
Navy Funds Battery Research
RFID in China
12-10-2005
Live Tracking of Mobile Phones Prompts Court Fights on Privacy
Earth's Magnetic Pole Drifting Quickly
Itron Selects Orbcomm for Commercial Gas Meter Monitoring
BlackBerry Settlement Talks Continue
12-9-2005
NEC Develops Paper-Thin Mobile Battery
Saying Goodbye to Rank-and-File Stock Options
Consortium Seeks to Ramp Nanoelectronics Research
Wireless Camera can be Hurled into Danger
100,000 Applications for '.eu' Domain in first Day
As Wi-Fi Spreads, More Free Locations Popping Up
Nanoelectronics Research Grants Awarded to U.S. Universities
North Magnetic Pole Heading for Siberia - and Fast (no doubt it's Halliburton's fault)
Physicists Show Quantum Storage of Single Photons
WiMedia Group Pushes Alternate Route for UWB Standard
ID Theft Fears Overblown
12-8-2005
Mobile WiMax Standard Approved
Simple Experiment Creates Surprising State of Matter
Businesses Rush for '.eu' Domain Name
Japan Says Landmark Asteroid Probe Likely to Have Failed (dang!)
Lift-Off for Inmarsat's Global Broadband
It's Not Only About Lead
Globalstar Receives US Gov't Approval To Launch Spare Satellites
Yahoo Adds Skype-Like Ability to Its Instant Messenger
U.S. IT Workers Stressed Out
US Airways Keeps Laptop Users Plugged In
Google's Once-Brotherly Image Turns "Big Brotherly"
12-7-2005
Intel Presents 'Breakthrough' Transistor
BBN Technologies Wins DARPA Funding for Software Defined Radios
Apophis Meteor Could Hit Earth in 31 Years - Duck!
NATO Uses RFID Tags to Track Military Shipments to Afghanistan
Radio Companies Form HD Digital Radio Group
Getting Ready for the 'Big One,'  Detailed Survey Ever of San Adreas Fault
Japanese Researchers Unveil 3-D Stack for Chip Integration
Microsoft to Invest $1.7B in India
CDMA Coverage in the Arctic Wilderness
12-6-2005
Bone-Chilling in the U.S. Tonight
Researchers Discover Methods to Find 'Needle in a Haystack' Signals in Noise
Consumer Electronics Shows Strong Start
Wikipedia Tightens Rules Following False Article
Homeschooled Teen Wins Top Science Honor in Math
Qualcomm Calls in Wi-Fi
Frits Philips, Company Icon, Dead at 100
Cocoa, Tea and Coffee Good for Your Health - Drink Up
ICANN Gives Tentative OK to '.asia' Domain
WiMAX Important to Cellular Operators
China Picks Airbus in $10B deal for 150 Planes
Huge Building may Actually be Causing Quakes
12-5-2005
Intel to Invest $1B in India
DataPath to Design Satellite Comms Network for Army and Marines
RocketEZ's 10-mile Hop Sets Rocket Plane Record
Freescale Upends Thinking on Transistor Channels
China Urges U.S. to Sign Kyoto Protocol (while dealing with their massive chemical spills)
Yup, the Military Did Jam up Your Garage Door
Nanotech Discovery Could Have Radical Implications; Princeton Group Outlines Novel Mathematical Approach
Russian Technologies Can Put Cosmonauts on Moon
Chip Firms Use Calm to Prepare for Storm
Google Stock: Fool's Gold? (hey, someone has to pay for their Boeing 767-200 party jet)
12-3-2005
ARRL, FCC Continue BPL "Interference Resolution" Database Debate
Holiday PC Sales Booming
Sweden Has the Best 3G Coverage in Europe
No Laptop Under the Tree this Christmas?
African Americans and Hispanics Lead Mobile Culture
Microsoft Asks U.S. to Intervene in Europe
DARPA Funds Research on Gigabit Wireless Chip
Most Stable Optical Clock in Known Universe
Verizon to Offer Cell Phone TV Service
Boeing Runs Unmanned Helicopter Through Test Flight
12-2-2005
Consumers Drove $20B October, Says SIA
Raytheon Awarded $15.5M IED Countermeasure Devices Contract
Registration Opens for ".eu" Domain December 7th
China Wants Mobile Phone Users to Register
BlackBerry Users Cross Their Thumbs
A Better Way to Escape Cellphone Jail
Arkansas Scientists Make Fuel From Chicken Fat
Companies Hire 'Thieves' to Test Security
China Hits out at Japan over UN Security Council Seat
M/A-COM Awarded $4.75M Radio Communications Contract for U.S. Navy
12-1-2005
BlackBerry Shutdown Closer After Ruling
Einstein-a-Thon on the Web
New Twists in Environmental Compliance Rules
Senator Urges Corporate Tax Reforms (what we need: Corporations Urge Senate Reform)
iSuppli Raises 2005 Chip Market Growth Forecast
Launch of First Galileo GPS Satellite Underway at Baikonur
Almost 300 Million Cameraphones Sold in 2005
Study Reveals Severity of Go-cart Injuries (give your sons safe Barbie electric cars instead)
Kyoto Climate Accord Becomes Operational (get your winter coats out - global warming has just been stopped)
Iran Trying to Bolster its Space Program
Japan Abandons 'IPod Tax' Idea
 
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