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Technical Headline News Archive - April 2008

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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4-30-2008
Indian Rocket Puts a Record 10 Satellites into Orbit
Senate Rejects FCC’s Media Ownership Rules
Canadian Union Wants More Pay for Workers with BlackBerrys
National Semi Cuts 130 Jobs
China Mobile Market Share Hits 70% as Growth Rate Continues on Upward Trend
Government Skills Policy Damaging Electronics, Says Lord Leitch
SEMI Suggests Semiconductor Market Losing $4B Annually to IP Infrigement
Copper Nanowires Grown by New Process Create Long-Lasting Displays
Epcos Acquires NXP's RF MEMS Business
Loral Spins a Giant Web in Space as First ICO Bird Comes Alive
ICO Launches DVB-SH-Based Mobile TV Satellite
Industry Groups Combine to Boost WiMAX Roaming
Flextronics Earnings Beat Estimates; Shares Rise
U.S. Air Force Pursues Promise of Carbon Nanotubes
Beating the Codebreakers with Quantum Cryptography
New A123 Systems Li-Ion Battery Could Help Electric Cars Dominate the Roads
Canadian Car Parts Maker Testing Electric-Compressed Natural Gas Hybrid
Federal Reserve Expected to Cut Rates One More Time
Wind Turbines Can Trigger Epileptic Fits and Seizures
Tech Gizmos Increasingly Target Toddlers
4-29-2008
FCC Updates Public and Broadcasting Manual
Microsoft Device Helps Police Pluck Evidence from Cyberscene of Crime
USPTO and EPO to Pilot Patent Prosecution Highway
Spectrum 'Spaces' Hold Allure for Technology Companies
Hittite's Q1 Revenues Rise 19% Year-on-Year
STMicro Posts 1Q Loss; Hurt by Dollar, Charges
EC: UK Government Ripping off Mobile Phone Users
FCC's McDowell Says It is on 'Collision Course' with First Amendment over Localism
'Tiny Radio Antennas' Under Skin Could Act as Remote Sensors of Humans' Emotional, Physiological State
Mobile Rich Media Advertising to Near $2.8B by 2012
Possible New Element Could Rewrite Physics Textbooks
The Making of a New Collider
Radio Free Europe Says It's Under Cyber Attack
Canadian Car Parts Maker Testing Electric-Compressed Natural Gas Hybrid
'Sticky Nanotubes' Hold Key to Future Technologies
Northern Lights Glimmer with Unexpected Trait
4-28-2008
India Becomes World's Second Largest Wireless Network
Union Calls for Cancer Research into Semiconductor Workers
Defense Companies Report First-Quarter Earnings
Court Finds FCC Violated Administrative Procedure Act in BPL Decision
Mobile Shipments of 289M in Q1 Exceed Expectations
GPS Units Headed for Commodity Future
iPods Cause Allergies
High-Tech Contributions to Prez Candidates Top $25M
Number of Mobile Phones Now Exceeds Australia's Population
Shanghai Drivers Warned About Unlicensed Radios
Doomed Chernobyl Reactor to Be Buried in Giant Steel Coffin
DISH’s DVB-SH Testing Could Gel with 700 MHz Plans
A Computerized Combat Glove
International Electronics Blues Band Lives Again
Matsushita Profit Surges on Sales of Cell Phones, TVs
A ¼ of the Way There: HDTVs Reside in 25% of U.S. Households (not mine, though)
U.S. Coast Guard Selects Selex Surveillance Radar System
Wireless Fuels Verizon's Q1
Low-Carbon Electricity is Needed to Power Plug-In Hybrids
Coffee May Protect Against Breast Cancer (more good news from the coffee front)
4/27/2008
Light Research Opens Door for Optical Storage and Computing
Electric Dirt and Street Motorcycles Make Debut
Petrol Stations Run Dry Ahead of Grangemouth Refinery Strike
Self-Assembling Method Could Lead to Inexpensive Diamond-Like Crystals for Technology
4-25-2008
Cellphone Market Q1 Growth Fastest Since 2006
Ericsson's Shares Soar on Better-Than-Forecast Sales, Profit
DoD May Push Back on Apple's P.A. Semi Bid
Carl Zeiss to Focus on Nanotechnology in North American HQ
NASA Plans 5G Communications 'Nanosats'
UK Engineering Body Calls on Government to Act over Registration
Is RIM Behind the Curve in 3G Handsets?
Telecoms Firms Face New Competition from Disruptive Innovators
New Features to the Trademark Electronic Search System (TESS)
ARRL Lab Test Engineer Leaves HQ Staff to Work for Synergy
BAE Systems to Develop Secure Military Communications Network
Silence on Tax Exemptions Hurting Indian Startups
DTI Says Intellectual Property Theft a Growing ?Concern
Microsoft Issues Final Threat to Yahoo
Motorola Reports Handset Unit Losses Reach $194M
Obering Would Welcome 'Missile Defense Race'
Greenpeace Founder Now Backs Nuclear Power
Load Up the Pantry
Testing and Improving the Exceptional Vision of Athletes
Bill's Billions Dwindle in 08Q1
4-24-2008
RIM to Open New R&D Facility in Germany
Ad-Funded, Free Telco Reaches 100,000 Clients in UK
New 'Anechoic Chamber' Key to Mobile Phone Research
The State of the Global Telecosm
NextWave Wireless Puts its U.S. Radio Spectrum Up for Sale
Anadigics Sales Rise 10% to a Record $74.4M
Silicon Nanotubes for Hydrogen Storage in Fuel Cell Vehicles
Motorola Loss Widens, Phone Sales Weaken
Skyworks Exceeds $200M Quarterly Revenue Guidance
U.K. Set to Unveil Defense Technology Plans
High-Speed Bluetooth Integrates Wi-Fi
Secure Communications Via Space
At NAB 2008, Technology Advances Despite Industry Concerns
Qualcomm Quarterly Profit Up, Raises '08 View
TriQuint's Profits Hit by Military/Network R&D Costs
EU Galileo SatNav Project Gets Final Greenlight
China Ties U.S. for Most Web Users
Ford Swings to $100M Profit in 1st Qtr, Beats Wall Street
'You're Dumped': Texting Makes Life Easier for Cowards
4-23-2008
FCC Chief Says No Need for New Regulation of the Internet
Engineer Charged With Passing Nuclear Info to Israel
NFC Technology May Bring Wave of Change to Mobiles
Intel Invests $500M in Taiwan WiMax
TowerStream: First With 802.16e in the US?
SEC Charges Broadcom with Stock Option Backdating (I thought we were done with these)
Sony Ericsson 1Q Net Profit Slumps 48%
Initial $1.16B BAMS Contract Goes to Northrop
Antenna Expert L. B. Cebik, W4RNL, Dies at 68
Data Prices Fall, Usage Booms
Photoluminescence in Nano-Needles
From Crackberry to "Lax" Berry
Cultural Divide Leaves Telcos, TV a World Apart
EADS Buys U.S. Civil Security Business
Samsung Chairman Falls on Sword, Takes Full Blame for Scandal
Mobile Service Providers Lead All Industries in Brand Value Growth
Era of Cheap Food Ends as Prices Surge (might be cheaper to drink your biofuel)
Oil Nears $120
Bionic Eye Implants Make Blind 'See Again' in Pioneering Operation
Arctic Ice More Vulnerable to Sunny Weather (Wow! Who would have guessed?)
4-22-2008
Web Site Aims to Limit Channels for Fake Chips
Taiwan President-Elect Aims to Lure Tech Investment
AT&T 1Q Net Up 22% on Strong Wireless Growth
China Passes U.S. with 220 Million Online
Lockheed, Rice U. Team Up for Nano R&D
First Steps to Topological Quantum Computer on GaAs?
World's Fastest Satellite Internet Connection to User Terminal Via KIZUNA
Solar Silicon Boom Wanes as new Plants Sprout
The Race to Build the Biggest, Baddest Telescope Continues
Nearly 20% of Mid- and High-End Mobile Devices Will Run a Linux Operating System by 2013
Powerful Antenna Attached to NASA's GLAST Satellite
Laptops as Earthquake Sensors
Carphone Warehouse Dumps Personal Data in Street
Primitive Alien Life May Exist, Stephen Hawking Says
NAB 2008 Attendance Down
Oil Near Record-High on Supply Woes, China Demand
Rough Re-Entry & Landing May Point to Quality Control Problems in Russia (yikes - how would you like to fall through the atmosphere it that contraption?)
Aerodynamic Truck Trailer Cuts Fuel and Emissions by up to 15%
Venture Capital Firms Back Electric Cars
4-21-2008
'Nerdic' Geek Speak Taking World by Storm?
Tower Erector Group Issues Safety Checklist
Australia State Bans Laser Pointers, Lists as 'Prohibited Weapons'
Communication from Car to Car - DLR Brings Mobile Communications Network into Operation
Saint-Gobain Acquires GaN Substrate Maker Lumilog
How a Google Engineer Hacks His Energy Usage
NEC Electronics to Show Larger Loss
Breakthrough in Nanotechnology by Uncovering Conductive Property of Carbon-Based Molecules
ARRL to Discontinue Web Classifieds
Vietnam's First Satellite Launched After 13-Year Preparation
China Supplier Survey: Rising Manufacturing Costs Increase Product Prices
Growth of World Trade Drops Sharply
Senator Urges FCC to Block XM-Sirius Deal
Experiencing Virtual Products Prior to Product Development
1st Ever to Marriage in Space to be Conducted by Virgin Boss
Bikini Atoll's Nuked Coral Reef Bounces Back to Life
World’s Rich Shrug off Credit Crunch (there are 8 million millionaires, and I'm not one of them)
Attacks in Middle East, Nigeria Send Oil to Record $117.40 (terrorists' coffers are looking pretty good these days - are you happy?)
See Mercury, the Elusive Planet
Russian Space Capsule Lands Hard, 260 Miles Away from Target Site
4-20-2008
Google Shares Soar 20% to Record 1-Day Gain
Music Has Its Own Geometry
HD Enthusiasts Crying Foul over Cable TV's Crunched Signals
Russian Agency Demands Registration for All WiFi Devices
4-18-2008
Rensselaer to Require All Engineering Students to Study Abroad
Nerds Might Live Longer
AIA: Spend More on Defense
Manchester University Makes Single Atom Graphene Transistor
Los Alamos National Laboratory Develops New Terahertz Tuners
LG Electronics Posts Strong Q1 Profit on Handsets
Chromium's Hidden Magnetic Talents Discovered
BAE Systems Develops Anti-Jamming GPS Receivers
FCC Weighs Dispute Over Network Practices
USPTO Introduces Its New Financial Profile System
Amateur Radio Well Represented at National Hurricane Conference
Plasmonic Imager Could Slim Down Spy Satellites
Motorola Names New Cell Phone Chiefs
German Whizz Kid Got it Wrong on NEO Calculation: NASA
Crackdown on Cell Phones on Public Transit Ignites Debate
5.2 Mag Earthquake Hits Illinois
WiFi Devices Vulnerable to Location Spoofing Attacks
AT&T to Cut More than 4,000 Workers After 2007 Acquisitions
NASA Spacecraft Fine Tunes Course for Mars Landing on May 25
4-17-2008
U.S. Patent Chief: Applications Up, Quality Down - Approvals at 42%
Raytheon Demonstrates GaN Advantages in Radar Components
RFMD Expands Product Portfolio to Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Components
European 3G Base Breaks 80 Million Mark
Alenia Opens Electromagnetic Emission Test Chamber
Wireless for Process Manufacturing to Reach $1.1B in 2012
Nokia Profits Up - Misses Forecasts
Electric Solar Wind Sail Could Power Future Space Travel in Solar System
Wireless Security Gets Boost from New Products
World's First Thermal Nanomotor Propelled by Changes in Temperature
DHS Extends Stay for 20,000 Foreign High Tech Grads (doing the jobs Americans can't do, per DHS)
Worldwide Semi Equipment Spending to Drop 20% in 2008, Gartner
March Radio Ad Revenue Drop Worst Since 2001
GAO Concerned About DOD Gear on eBay
Austrian Town Bans Ringtones on Public Transport
Micro Sensor and Micro Fridge Make Cool Pair
Canadian Police Taze Ticketless Riders Fleeing from Train Inspectors
Finally! The 'Robot Hall of Fame'
Clothes that Monitor Health
4-16-2008
Magnificent Seven Band Together for 4G Showdown
Hong Kong Plans a 'Wireless Lifestyle'
Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Test Scheduled for May
Zuma Says Foreign Skills Welcome in South Africa
Artificial Material May Revolutionize Electronics
After Stumbles, Boeing Has a Lot Riding on GPS 3
France Telecom Reportedly Weighs $54B TeliaSonera Bid
Campuses on High Tech Alert
T-Mobile USA: 3G, Going on 4G?
IBM Invested $7.9M in 2007 Lobbying; Does Tech Favor Democrats?
China Moves to Bolster IP Laws
Cubans Mob Phone Stores as New Government Begins Offering Unrestricted Cellular Service
Tesla Sues Former Auto Designer
Space Radiation May Cause Premature Ageing in Astronauts
EDN Names Winners of 18th Annual Innovation Awards (what - no one nominated RF Cafe?)
Connecticut Students to Get $100 Cash for Passing AP Tests
Zoombak Unveils Universal GPS Locator
EU Inflation Highest in 16 Years
61% of Americans Want Indecency Rules for 'Net Radio'
4-15-2008
Taxes in the U.S. Due Today (the freeloaders are counting on you - BTW, ½ our population pays 0 taxes)
E-Filing Fees Under Attack (those who pay most taxes are charged, others free)
U.S. Overwhelmed by H-1B Visa Requests
WiMAX Demo Shows a 50 km Broadband Internet Connection at 450 MHz
Cubans Line up for Their First Cellular Phones (1st text messages sent: "get me outta here!")
EADS Seeks to Build Up North American Division
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Market to Exceed $13B by 2014
Oxford University Makes Digital Radio Breakthrough
Nokia Launches New Phone with Electronic Wallet
Social Engineers Get Caught in the Web
Getting Wired for Terahertz Computing
Majority of Australians Say Mobile Internet is Too Expensive
Toward a Quantum Internet
Russia Should Promote Hi-Tech, Not Just Space Services - Putin
Patent Office Curriculum Teaches Kids Respect for Intellectual Property
Black Hole Pioneer John Wheeler Dies at 96
Cornell Robot Sets a Record for Distance Walking
Laser Triggers Electrical Activity in Thunderstorm for the First Time
Retailing Chains Caught in a Wave of Bankruptcies
Boeing Successfully Flies Fuel Cell-Powered Airplane
Oil Sets New High Above $113/bbl
California in for a Devastating Quake Within 30 Years - 99% Mag 6.7 or Greater
4-14-2008
Ericsson Signs $1.44B Worth of GSM Contracts in China
U.S. Electronic Warfare Spending Driven by IEDs
Supply Index Gauges Product Demand by Engineers
Australia Requests Bids for $8.8B Broadband Network
More Safety for Cell Phone Batteries
QST Contributing Editor H. Ward Silver, N0AX, Named "Amateur of the Year"
New Drug Protects Against Radiation Damage (great news for obsessive cellphone users!)
Molecular Waterproofing for Mobile Phones Gets Investment Funding
CSR Shows Low Power Bluetooth for Medical Body Monitor
THz QCL Operating Temperature Raised by 10°C
Scientists Find a Surprise When They Look for What Binds in Superconductivity
Growth in Ringback Tones 'Cash Cow' for Mobile Market
How to Make Graphene
Fortress Technologies, Telos Team on U.S. Army Front-Line Mobile Communications
U.S. Housing Collapse Spreads Overseas
Railway Cellphone Attacker Escapes Jail
Geological Survey Calls Find Largest Reserves Outside Alaska
Supercomputers Simulating as Close as Possible to Reality
US Banks Citigroup and Merrill Lynch Reveal Fresh $15B Loss
4-13-2008
U.S. Stocks Slide on Unexpected Drop in General Electric Profit - "Shocking"
IBM Makes New Bubble Memory
Organic Materials May Be Wave of the Future in Digital Signal Processing
Flat Electronic Component Orders Reflect Industry’s 'Wait and See' Attitude
G-7 Signals Concern on Dollar's Slide, Weaker Growth
4-11-2008
Airbus Starts World's Largest RFID Project
U.S. High-Tech Lobbying Grows
FCC Fines Major Retailers over DTV Transition Rules
More Cities Offer WiFi on Buses
State Parks Blaze Trails for Wireless Internet Service
Powerful New Satellite to Debut over Pacific
Canada Blocks $1.31B Bid by U.S. Company for Satellite Company
NXP, ST Combine Wireless Operations for Handset-Focused Joint Venture
EU Strikes a Blow Against Data Hoarding
Can You Hear Me Now? Taliban Fears Cell Phones
MIT Creates Art from Computer Viruses
QPC Lasers Ships High-Power Miniaturized Ultra laser to Prime
Sunnier Prospects for Polysilicon
Denmark Is Most Networked Economy
Stop 'Stealing' from Contractors, Chiefs Told
Business Giants Install 'Power Nap Pods' to Boost Productivity of Workforce (bottom pic looks like the Get Smart 'Cone of Silence')
Raytheon Wins Contract For Radar-Jamming Variant of It's Miniature Air Launched Decoy
Expert Foresees 10 More Years of Research & Development to Make Solar Energy Competitive
4-10-2008
Scientists Take Drugs to Boost Brain Power
FCC Approves Emergency Text Messages
Kansas Becomes 26th State to Have PRB-1 Law
GSA Ranks Chip Vendors, Saw Fabless Sales Up 7% in 2007 (Intel still #1)
Olympic Torch Emits 11 Million Pounds of CO2
Air Force Secretary Wants More Routers in Space
Modernized GPS Satellite Begins Operations
India May Raise 3G Spectrum Reserve Price
R&D Firm Developing Passive Ultra-Wideband RFID
New Zealand Mobile Costs Too High by International Standards
Telos to Develop, Deploy Secure Wireless Networks at Army Tactical Operations Centers
Solar Balloons to Power Remote Areas?
Radio Still the First Source for New Music
Printed Electronics Seeks New Territories
Broadcasters Form Traffic Consortium
Lentz: Content-Centricity Key to DOD Communications Security
'Well Above-Average' Hurricane Season Forecast for 2008 (are these the same folks that bombed the last two years?)
Nokia to Pay $314M to Close German Plant
DoCoMo Cell Phones Mobile Fragrance-Equipped
4-9-2008
U.S. Hits Cap on H-1B Visa Petitions for Fiscal 2009
Electronics Market Set to Grow 5.9% - iSuppli
Nokia Plans Swiss Research Facilities
Newly Discovered Fundamental State of Matter - Superinsulator Created
First Mobile WimMAX Certified Products on a Roll
Microsoft Ends Support for Visual Basic 6.0 (there is a LOT of legacy test automation code out there in VB6)
Weak Dollar Set to Drive 15,000 Tech Jobs Cuts in Israel
Battle Gets Down and Dirty Over TV White Spaces
GSM Family Subscriptions Reach 3 Billion Worldwide (like the old saying goes - "The family that uses cellphone together, get brain cancer together.")
Mobile Location Based Services Revenue to Reach $13B Worldwide by 2013
Shift to Internet of Advertisers Spelled Disaster for CBS News Staff (iow, the Old Media is dying)
AMD Slashes 10% of Workforce
GAO: Feds Live Lavishly on Credit Cards
New Anti-Terror Weapon: Hand-Held Lie Detector (coming to an HR office near you)
Sub-Saharan African Growth Remains Robust, but Global Forecast Slashed
How New Technology Keeps the Olympic Torch Flame Burning (except when it needs to be extinguished due to worldwide protests... read what someone posted on The Torch)
Oil Prices Head Towards $109/bbl
Breakthrough in Biofuel Production Process
4-8-2008
Engineers' Algorithm Picks Kansas to Win NCAA Championship
EU to Allow Cell-Phone Use on Airplanes (and you thought screaming babies were bad!)
Harris Gets More Radio Work from U.S. Marine Corps
Robots Seen Doing Work of 3.5M People in Japan
Hamburger-Making Device Wins Purdue's Rube Goldberg Engineering Contest
Home Automation Group Uses Enocean Radio Layer
Seven Men Arrested over SMS Scam
Huge Growth Seen for Mobile Broadband
'Radio Index' Report: Radio Audience Remains Loyal
Vacant Airwaves Spur TV-Tech Turf Battle
First Korean Astronaut Blasts Off
'The Grid' Could Soon Make the Internet Obsolete
GPS Technology Helps Cut Down Fuel Costs and Pollution
Teenagers Turning Their Back on Nokia - Prefer Sony Ericsson and Samsung
Physicist: Secrets of Universe Soon to Be Unlocked
TDRS-1 Satellite Reaches 25 Years of Age
Alert: Climate Change Hits Beer Production
Medical Errors Cost US $8.8B, Result in 238,337 Potentially Preventable Deaths for 2004-2006
4-7-2008
Domain Name Sells for $2.6 Million (buy RFCafe.com for only $1M)
Ballmer Threatens Yahoo with Hostile Takeover
SiBeam Gains $40M in Funding for mm-wave ICs
NTT DoCoMo's Share in Japanese Mobile Phone Market Sinks Below 50%
Field Day Station Locator Up and Running
Virginia First State to Require Internet Safety Lessons
Nanotechnology Now Used in Nearly 500 Everyday Products
AT&T Plans Fast 4G Wireless Rollout
U.S. Military Prepares Cyberwarfare Offensive
Older Americans Among Those Opting for Cell Phones over Landlines
France Mulls Slicing 3G License into Blocks
Icera Sirific RF Baseband Tie-Up Takes on Qualcomm
EADS Astrium to Buy Surrey Satellite from University of Surrey
Innovative Atom Trap Catches Highly Magnetic Atoms, Cools Atoms to Almost Absolute Zero
Boeing Updates Tanker-Protest Documents
Aerospace Jobs Going to Mexico
Longer-Lasting Batteries for Laptops
'Toxic Socks' Raise Concerns; Unknown Risks from Nanosilver Cited
Brits Kickstart Broadband Spectrum Offer
4-6-2008
91,400 High-Tech Jobs Added in the U.S. in 2007
Potential Hydrogen-Storage Compound Could Fuel Hydrogen-Powered Cars
IBM Eligibility for Federal Government Business Reinstated by EPA
Testing Shows XP Still Outperforms Vista
4-4-2008
Senate Prepares to Debate Patent Reform Bill
Verizon to Use New Spectrum for Advanced Wireless
Motorola Cuts Another 2,600 Jobs
Vodafone Warns About Indiscrete Public Conversations
BAE Systems May Cut Nearly 600 Jobs
Planning Skills Make Engineers Good 'Field Operatives'
Cell Phone Usage Continues to Increase in the USA
Global Temperatures Have Not Risen Since 1998
AT&T Wanted Unrestricted Spectrum
Google Mulls Next Moves on U.S. Wireless Networks
CTIA: From 'Can You Hear Me Now?' to 'Can You See Me Now?'
Skype Unlikely to Get FCC OK on Opening Wireless Networks
Parents Should Use GPS Phones to Track Teens
Kerry (aka Lurch) Tells FCC: Don't 'Rubber Stamp' DOJ Decision On XM-Sirius
Girl Beaten and Shot Dead by Her Father for Using Facebook
4-3-2008
Intel Unveils Tiny Chips Tailored for Mobile Internet Gadgets
Who Got H-1B Visas Petitions Approved Last Year?
Superconductors Could Help Spacecraft Hover
Nanotubes Connect at 1 GHz
Microchip Car Immobilizer System Cracked
Engineering 'Mindset' Doesn't Include Politics
Jules Verne Vessel to Dock with Space Station
British Employees Using Job Offers to Haggle for Pay Rises
USPTO and IP Australia to Pilot Patent Prosecution Highway
The 25 Most Disruptive Companies
Cell Boosters Coming for the Home
Bush Sees 'Unprecedented' Cooperation with Russia on Missiles
Source of Solar Wind Discovered
Software Engineer Arrested for Stealing Telecoms Trade Secrets
Americans Prefer Energy Fix to Cancer Cure
Software Tackles Production Line Machine 'Cyclic Jitters'
Michigan Fifth-Grader Finds 27-Year-Old Mistake at Smithsonian Science Museum
Feds Ready for Ipv6
4-2-2008
Duh! Science Confirms the Obvious
Half of Online Americans Say Radio is 'Important' in Their Lives
South African Pupils Seek to Improve Math Results Using a Mobile Phone
Graphene Super Transistors (Apr 2008 Scientific American has great article on graphene)
Court Rejects U.S. Patent Office's New Rules
Transparent Computer Monitors? First 'Active Matrix' Display Using Nanowires
Indian Electronics Group Interested in Buying Motorola Handsets Division
New Editions of The ARRL Repeater Directory Now Shipping
Semiconductor Materials Grew 14% in 2007
Motorola to Stop Singapore Mobile Phone Production
Survey Says US Consumers are Now Satisfied with Their Wireless Service
FCC Says No to Skype's Petition for Open Networks
ESA Confirms SSTL's GIOVE-A Full Mission Success
UC Berkeley's College of Engineering Places 3rd Nationwide, Following MIT and Stanford
WiMax-Based Service Integrates Cellphone, TV
Massive Job Cuts in Space Program Likely
Mobile Commerce is Japan's E-Commerce
Researchers Compress Music Files 1000x Smaller than MP3s
Dell to Cut 8,800 Jobs, Closes Desktop Plant to Save $3B
4-1-2008
Wanted or Not, H-1B Visa Process Starts on April 1
NXP RFID Encryption Cracked
RFMD Announces Retirement of Two Co-Founders
Babbage's 8,000-Part Difference Engine Heads for California
TI integrates GPS with Bluetooth, ULP and FM
Hybrid Satellite-Cellular Networks: New Radio Opportunity or Bust
Samsung Wife to Be Questioned
Nitronex and Merrimac to Develop Highly Integrated PAs for Wireless Infrastructure
IC Stockpiles Seen down as Suppliers Cut Back
Pentagon Awards Research Grants
Lost Without Your Mobile? Sounds Like a Case of 'Nomophobia'
Nanoelectronics: Compression of Light Directly Observed by Scientists
Nonelectric Hybrid Engines
IBM Suspended from Seeking New Federal Contracts
Banks Ask New York Court to Dismiss Clear Channel Suit
Lockheed Martin Wins $766M Military Radio Deal
Ten Exotic Planets Outside Our Solar System Discovered with New Technique
Hackers Flood Epilepsy Web Forum with Flashing Lights (soulless smart alecks)
IOC to Beijing: Open Internet During Olympics
Index Shows SA Factory Activity to be Near 5-Year Low
USA 2008: The Great Depression
Huge Meteorite Impact Found in UK -- Britain's Largest
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