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Technical Headline News Archive - April 2010

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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4/30/2010
LTE Deployments Energize Prospects for Test and Monitoring Equipment Market
Tektronix Is on the Acquisition Trail
Smartphones to Get Novel Memory Material
iPhone Finder Regrets His 'Mistake'
Samsung 1Q Net Profit Surges to Record High
Injection of Melanin Nanoparticles Could Make Human Body Radiation-Resistant
Smart Grid Faces Security, Consumer Challenges
Mobile and Wireless Apple iAd Could Cost Advertisers $1M for iPhone, iPad Campaigns
Self-Powered Flexible Electronics
Mobile Phone Sales Bounce Back
Wireless Group Pushes Hunt for Spectrum
U.S. Navy Avionics Systems Integrators Embrace Open Architectures to Combat Parts Obsolescence
Controlling the Interaction Between Light and Matter
The iPad and Its Imitators Set to Shake Up Electronics Supply Chain
Layoffs Seen at Applied Materials
'Dimmer Switch' for Superconducting Quantum Computing Developed
Loan Supports Plug-in Car Project
Radar Captures Asteroid's Pic
VT Ponders More Monitoring of Worker Web Surfing
Economics of Solar Power Installations
NASA Reveals Solar Dynamics Observatory's First Fiery Images
4/29/2010
HP Buys Struggling Palm for $1B in Cash
Developing World Will Produce Double the E-Waste of Developed Countries by 2016
Can DOD Really Defeat PowerPoint?
Better Baking Puts the "Super" in Chip-Scale Supercapacitor
Aerospace and Defense Connector Users Demanding More Capability, Smaller Size, More EMI Protection
Cellphone Payments Offer Alternative to Cash
Spectrum Refarming and Digital Dividend Could Triple Irish Broadband Coverage
Wireless Sensor Networks Set to Take Off
Amateur Radio Exhibition Reflects Unity in Europe
University Team Sees Ingestible RFID Tag as a Boon to Clinical Trials
Home-Based Businesses Turn to Web for Survival
Motorola Posts Profit, Strong Sales; Stock Jumps
RFID Tagged Cows Start Tweeting
Samsung and Nokia Siemens Networks Make World's First TD-LTE Call
Physicist Finds Colder Isn't Always Slower as Electron Emissions Increase at Temps to -452 F
NASA Scientists Exploring 28 New Ways to Find E.T.
Jon Stewart to Steve Jobs: 'Chill, Baby'
3D TV Goes on Sale in the UK
DARPA Wants Someone to (Plug and) Play in Space
Boy Scouts Offer New Merit Pin -- for Video Gaming
4/28/2010
Harbinger Seeks $1-$2B for U.S. High-Speed Wireless Internet JV
iPad Users Targeted by Hackers
Cell Phone Industry Declares End of Recession
Silicon Labs Buys MEMS Firm
Huge Laser Aims to Create Star on Earth
Scientists Turn to Silk Strands for Circuits, Surgery
Nanotube Cable Has 20,000 Cores
China Telecom Q1 Profit Down on 3G Spending
Battle Erupts over Plans for the D-Block (700 MHz) and Public Safety
U.S., Europe Press China to Drop Tech Security Rule
Expected Top 10 IC Industry Capex Spenders in 2010
DoCoMo Doubles Quarterly Profits
5 Ways That Cars Are Getting Smarter
Large LCD TV Market Sweeps March Ratings
4/27/2010
Cops Raid Gizmodo Editor Home - Don't Mess with Steve Jobs
Physicists Capture First Images of Atomic Spin
Liquid Metal Batteries Could Lead to Power Storage Breakthrough
TSMC's Q1 Sales Rose 133%
UK Investment in Semiconductor Startups Plummets ("It doesn't so much fly as... plummet." - Monty Python)
FCC Chairman Genachowski Announces Launch of Spectrum Task Force
Unlicensed Access to Television Broadcasting Spectrum in Europe
Tyco International to Pursue Spin-Off of Electrical & Metal Products Business
Fuel Cells Get up to Speed with a New Kind of Platinum
Agilent Launches 32 GHz Real-Time Scope
Japan to Launch 'Space Yacht' Propelled by Solar Particles
SETI: 50 Years of Searching for ET
More Congressmen Sign On Support for The Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Enhancement Act of 2009
China Wants Telecom Companies to Inform on Clients
Global 'Boobquake' Effort to Disprove Iranian Cleric Begins (this is serious scientific research)
Nanotube Fibers
RIM Spills the Beans on New Devices
Microsoft Won't Be Dominating the OS Much Longer
Chavez Accuses U.S. Plane of "Electronic Warfare" (I hope it was doing EW!)
4/26/2010
Electronic Manufacturing Services to Return to Steady, But Uneven Growth in 2010
Implantable Electronics
Air Force Adjusts Big-Ticket Acquisition Programs
Explosive Mobile Data Traffic Drives Wireless Packet Core Market in 2009
Circuit Evolution Achieved for the First Time
Winners, Losers in 2009 Foundry Rankings
HomePlug Powers Onward as Connected Home Play
The End Is Near for Floppy Disks (does anyone still use them?)
Parents Using Smartphones to Entertain Bored Kids
UK Police Checking Retailers for Stolen Mobile Phones
More Chip Firms Top Estimates, but ST Comes up Short
Web Security Attack 'Makes Silicon Chips More Reliable' (so web attacks are now a good thing?)
Is There a Micro-Supercapacitor in Your Future ?
What Start-Ups Can Teach Big Companies
Harris Wins $18M ViaSat Order for MIDS Military Tactical Communications Hardware
More American Expatriates Give Up Citizenship (over tax burden)
4/25/2010
Don’t Talk to Aliens, Warns Stephen Hawking, They're Dangerous
Negative-Index Metamaterial Bends Light 'Wrong' Direction
USPTO to Co-Host Event Commemorating World Intellectual Property Day
Google Street View Logs WiFi Networks, MAC Addresses
Hyperfast Missile to Hit Anywhere in an Hour
4/23/2010
Guy Who Lost 4G iPhone Offered Trip to Germany
When Noise Becomes the Signal
Half of Smart Meters to Include Home Area Networking Connectivity by 2013
Biggest Study on Cellphone Health Effects Launched
Warning! 3D TV Can Kill You
Big Growth for Power Transistors, Says IC Insights
South Korea Targets Internet Addicts
Prepaid Is the New Wireless Battleground
A Look at Tech-Industry Earnings for Q1
USAF Launches Secretive Space Plane; ‘We Don’t Know When It’s Coming Back’
DOD Proposes New Conflict of Interest Rules
Big Energy Storage in Thin Films
Lockheed Martin Wins $25.7M THAAD Field Support Contract
More Chip Firms Top Estimates, but ST Comes up Short
Look for Wi-Fi to Improve 911 Location
Report Predicts 894M Mobile Banking Users by 2015
CenturyTel Acquires Qwest for $10.6B
Silicon Shrinkwrap Melts Smoothly Onto Brain to Monitor Real Time Activity
IRS Agent Andrea Fabiana Orellana Fail to Report $41,842 EBay Sales (that just means she qualifies to be the Sec. of the Treasury)
Microsoft Profit Jumps 35%
Top Financial Watchdogs at SEC Surfed for Porn (while investigating your company for possible infractions)
4/22/2010
Achieving Fiber-Optic Speeds over Copper Lines
Report Discusses Whitespace Radio
Army Puts Safeguards in Place for Satellite Transmissions
Chip Makers Beat Analysts' Expectations
Nanotechnology Comes Under Scrutiny and Nobody Is the Wiser
Cell Phones to 'Smell' Biochem Attack?
Light-Trapping Photovoltaics
South Korea, UAE Expand Semi Cooperation
How to Identify Chiral Superconductivity in New Materials
Nokia's Q1 Profits Up but Misses Forecasts
Verizon Q1 Profit Down 75% on One-Off Costs
Ericsson Scoops Last Wireless Remains of Nortel
And the Queen's Awards Go to...
Bomb's Shock Waves May Electrify Brain
Adobe Gives up on iPhone Flash Development
Stunning Images of the Sun from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory
Experience the ARRL EXPO at the Dayton Hamvention®
Massive Manual PC Cleanup Expected after McAfee Error
Cyber Threats Worsen Every Second
The True Story Behind America's "Recovery"
4/21/2010
Men with iPhones Are More Attractive to Women Claims Survey
Vendors Look Ahead to WiMax 2.0
1/3 of Employees Feel the Need to Stay Connected 24/7
Magnetic Vortex Memory Shows Memory Potential of Nanodots
Japanese Spacecraft to Land in Australian Outback (pass out the pit helmets to the Aborigines)
Undersea Cable Outage Would Be Catastrophic
Graphene: What Projections and Humps Can Be Good For
Air Force to Launch Unmanned Space Plane
Teens Prefer Text to Talk
RFID Journal Announces Winners of Its 4th Annual Awards
Graphene Films Clear Major Fabrication Hurdle
Advance Made in Thin-Film Solar Cell Technology
Should Apple Sue Gizmodo over Stolen iPhone Prototype?
Apple's Net Jumps 90% as iPhone Sales Surge
Nearly Half of Mobile Phone Users Worldwide to Make Mobile Payments by 2014
The Worst Jobs in Science
U.S. Navy Selects LeCroy Corp.'s Digital Oscilloscopes
Half of All Time Spent on the Mobile Internet Is on Social Networking Sites
A Less Personal Computer
Engineers Generate Electricity by Tapping into Algae Cells
Parahydrogen Puts New spin on Medical Imaging
4/20/2010
Thieves Sever Man's Finger, Steal iPad at Denver Mall
1 in 3 Teens Send 100+ Texts a Day
Deutsche Telekom to Recruit Some 9,000 New Staff
Satellite System Won't See Space Anytime Soon
Bluetooth Backers Explore 60 GHz Future
Tech Companies Fear Implications of Trade Pact
Bluetooth Core Specification Version 4.0 Ready to Roll
Mass Adoption of Smartphones is Eroding Operator Profitability
Web Hit by Hi-Tech Crime Wave
Samsung Warns of 3-D TV Health Hazards
Free WiFi Common in UK Pubs
Ericsson Teams Up with Datang to Develop TD-LTE Systems
Palm Loses RadioShack Support
W1AW Offers Code Practice, Bulletins via EchoLink
Cyberattack on Google Hit Password System
GM, Church Team up to Convert Sales (seems like a separation of church & state issue since Gov't owns GM now)
NXP Aims at Cars with Shrunken MOSFETs
9-Year Wind Farm Fight Splits Cape Cod (eco-hypocrites have NIMBY attitude)
Solar Electricity for All Markets
Space Shuttle Glides into Florida
Laptop Web Cams Snapped 56,000 Images of Unsuspecting Students (Nazi-like school admins)
4/19/2010
GE to Pay $0.00 U.S. Income Tax for 2009, While Claiming $10.8B Offshore Profit
European Air Travel Ban Disrupts Supply Chain
Air Traffic Ban Boosts Video Conferencing
Samsung Leapfrogs Intel and Micron
4G Wireless: It's Not Just for Phones Anymore
Airspace Closure Could Hit Chip, Cellphone Firms
Recycling Nanoparticles
NXP Confirms IPO Move in U.S.
Ukrainian Cabinet Mulls Raising Spectrum Costs 8x
Microsoft Debuts 'Fix It' Program
Rockwell Collins Seeks to Revolutionize A/D Converter Technology for DARPA RADER Program
Major Grant for Nuclear Materials Study
Cloudy Skies Delay Space Shuttle's Homecoming
Is This the Next iPhone?
RIM Says Video is Big Challenge to Networks
ARRL Public Relations Committee to Host Field Day Webinar
A Quantum Random-Number Generator for Encryption, Security
Office 2010 Releases to Manufacturing, Availabe May 1
Lyrid Meteor Shower Peaks April 22
Facebook to Track Your Internet Movements
4/18/2010
Boy Scouts Issue New Badge for Geocaching
Photos Surface of the Day Einstein Died
Volcano Spews Clouds of Uncertainty
Broadband Plan Architect Levin Leaves FCC
Source of Zodiac Glow Identified
New Malware Can Take Control of Macs
4/16/2010
Spectrum Auctions & Broadband Networks Are Key Issues for US Telecom Operators
Venture Capitalists Continue to Take It Slow
Sony Ericsson Swings Back into Profit
Korean Subscribers More Brand-Loyal to Handsets Than Networks
Scientists Work to Keep Hackers out of Implanted Medical Devices (password-protect your pacemaker)
Canada's T4G Announces U.S. Expansion
Military's Technological Might is Slipping, Navy Under Secretary Says
China to Construct Space Station Within Five Years
Europe Prepares to Ship Second ATV Space Freighter
The Army's Plans for an Unmanned Air Force (I like it)
SiliconSouthWest Opens Lab for Start-ups in Bristol
Watching the Tug of War between Structure and Superconductivity
New Program Makes Sure E-Waste is Recycled Right
3 Reasons Why the Mobile Web Will Rule by 2015
Trio Arrested in H.P. Case on Kickbacks
A Flexible Color Display
Using Neutrons to Peer Inside Battery Designed for Hybrid Locomotives
Ex-NSA Worker Charged in Classified Leak Case
Icelandic Volcano's Ash Plume as Seen from Space
Cat Brain: A Step Toward the Electronic Equivalent (it already exists - a box of rocks)
4/15/2010
Massive Fireball Reported Across Midwestern Sky
Consortium to Develop Mobile Phone to HDTV Connectivity Standards
Samsung Opens up over Cancer Allegations
U.S. House Passes Spectrum Inventory Bill
NIST Detector Counts Photons With 99% Efficiency
Israel Bans Imports of Apple iPad
Ofcom Delays Spectrum Band Manager Appointment
ARRL Public Relations Committee to Host Field Day Webinar
Green Laser Diode Market $500M by 2016 as Pico-Projector Market Drives Growth (see below)
Man Arrested for Flashing Green Laser Pointer at National Guard Helicopter (see above)
Soaring PC Shipments
Giant Natural Particle Accelerator Discovered above Thunderclouds
U.S. Community Banks Rank Mobile Banking as Top Priority
Which Wireless Firm Carries the Most Data Traffic?
Despite Ruling, FCC Says It Will Move Forward on Expanding Broadband (law be darned - we're the gov't!)
Congress to Archive Every Tweet Ever Posted Publicly (we know who you are)
DoJ Wants to Read Your E-Mails w/o Warrant
China's Internet Paradox
U.S. Scientists Reveal Bulletproof T-Shirts
Cassini Images First Extraterrestrial Lightnings (Ben ET Franklin pplease phone home)
4/14/2010
2010 College Graduates to Face a Highly Competitive Job Market
Technology Wages Start to Rise
Speech Recognition for Cell Phones Comes of Age
Two ESC Attendees to Win a CanSat Launch
IEEE Website Gets a Facelift
New Material Is a Breakthrough in Magnetism; Step Closer to 'Magnetic Monopole'
Can Graphene Be Made to Bend, Twist and Roll?
Top 10 Cell-Phone Manufacturers Face Challenging 2010
MSL Radar Tested in California
House Panel Proposes More Defense Contracting Reforms (who will reform the House?)
Follow the Smart Phones
NAB: Mobile TV for 700MHz
Fortunes to Be Made and Lost in 2010 Cellular Location Market
Tech Companies Embrace Higher Education
IEEE Members to Receive AAES Awards
New ARRL Website Design Online
Man Sells Old Video Game for $31,600
NASA Begins Science Flights with Robotic Jet
Nearly Half of U.S. Households Escape Fed Income Tax (I paid a LOT in fed, state, & local taxes)
Russia Doubles Price for U.S. Astronauts after Shuttles Get Scuttled (capitalism mixed with Marxism/Leninism?)
4/13/2010
Floating Nanosheets Could Be the Plywood of Nanotechnology
Mobile Data Can Stabilize Operator Revenues by End of 2010
New Material is a Breakthrough in Magnetism
Microsoft Debuts 'Social' Cell Phones
German Tablet PC Sets Out to Rival Apple's iPad
Is the Time Right for Telcos to Focus on 3DTV?
R&D Cash, and More Engineering Students
Magnetic Poles May Once Have Been at Equator
German Spectrum Auction Yet to Resume
India 3G Auction Price Hits INR43.24bn
Steve Jobs' iPad Trademark Snafu Could Be Costly
New Computer Interface Goes Beyond Just Touch
DOD Gets Authority to Limit Contract Competition
Should the Government Force Cell Phones to Carry TV Tuners? (is this a trick question?)
Ultra-Short, High-Density Electron Pulses for Advanced X-Ray Sources
Google Docs Refresh Aims to Steal Microsoft Office, Lotus Notes Users (still no e-mail client to replace Outlook)
Smartphone Maker Palm Up for Sale
FCC Chief Faces Broadband Dilemma
USAF Adds Cyber Training for Recruits and Officers
4/12/2010
Glimmers of Hope for North American Tech Jobs
Election 2010: Electronics Industry Fears Hung Parliament
Graphene Films Clear Major Fabrication Hurdle
Broadcast Associations Get Behind ALERT FM
Cellphones Could Protect Against Deadly Chemicals
China 3G Standard Phone Sales to Surge
Radar Resists Wind Farm Interference
Broadband Funds Stimulate Laments from Companies
How Crystal Electrons Behave in High Electric Fields
End of the CPU? HP Demos Configurable Memristor
Polymer Nanosheet to Innovate Electronics
China Overtakes Germany in Wind Power
Inexpensive Highly Efficient Solar Cells Possible
FCC Plods Ahead with Broadband Plan, Starts a Flame War with Verizon
Wi-Lan Sues Apple, HP, Others on Bluetooth Patent
Smartphone Maker Palm Seeking a Buyer
Probe Opened into France Telecom Suicides
News Sites Rethink Anonymous Online Comments
Green LEDs for Efficient Lighting
Big Change Coming to Safari 5: Kernel-Level Multi-Processing
4/11/2010
Piezoelectric Nanowires Develop Enough Voltage for a Charge-Storage Device
New Method for Manufacturing Complex Ceramic Components in One Step
Nearly Two Million 60 GHz Chipsets Expected to Ship in 2015
Chinese ISP Hijacks the Internet, Momentarily (nah, can't possibly be a test)
Exotic Quantum Spin-Liquid Simulated: A Starting Point for Superconductivity?
Nuke Sub Crashes While Navigator Listens to iPod
4/9/2010
City of Manassas to End Failed BPL Service
Memristor Memory Readied for Production
FCC Plans to Move Forward with Broadband Plan Soon
Dead? Hardly. Ruling All But Ensures Net Neutrality
Closing in on a Carbon-Based Solar Cell
Tech Industry Recovery Under Way
U.S. Awards $100M in Smart Grid Training Grants
Mexico May Cut Millions of Cellphones
GE Introduces 40W LED Light Bulb (a mere $40, which you will be forced to buy once CFLs are outlawed)
GE to Boost Research in China
MEMS Gyro Harnesses Bulk-Acoustic Wave
New High-Speed IC for World's Biggest Physics Experiment Is Fastest of Its Kind
NASA Unveils Sweeping New Programs (goodbye U.S. manned space program - transfer $, technology to Russia, China instead)
US Information Technology Spending on the Rise
Shadow Cyber Spy Network Revealed
NATO Unites to Thwart Cyber Threats
Inkjet-Like Device "Prints" Cells Right Over Burns
Discovery That Quasars Don't Show Time Dilation Mystifies Astronomers
Misery for Motorists as Petrol Hits £6 a Gallon (the price of green)
Italy Gets EPR Nuclear Plants
4/8/2010
Can the Kremlin's Silicon Valley Succeed?
A First? Texting While Driving Leads to Arrest
Mesofacts, Memes and More: 25 New Tech Words You Need to Know
iPhone Update Might Address Multitasking Complaint
Self-Powered Nanotechnology Closer to Reality
Possible Route to Better and Smaller Source/Drain Contacts for III–V Logic
India Planning to Launch Satellite Using Cryogenic Engine
Graduate Students Innovate the James Webb Space Telescope
Scientists Discover New Principle in Material Science
February's Poor Chip Sales: a Blip or a Sign?
3 Offers a WiFi Hotspot in Your Car
National Increases Amplifier Accuracy with Diagnostics
Florida City Moves to Integrated Smart Grid
Nearly 1/2 of U.S. Households Escape Fed Income Tax (that ½ votes for politicians who take from the ½ that DO pay)
ARRL Responds to FCC's NPRM Calling for New Rules on Vanity and Club Call Signs
Court Rules that FCC Can't Stop Comcast from Throttling Traffic
NASA Embraces Open Government Initiative
German Anti-Facebook Backlash Gathers Speed
Teen Sues Mom for Hacking Facebook Account
Men Account for 3/4s of UK Mobile Video Downloads
Windows 7 SP1 Leaks, Downloadable Now
4/7/2010
Princeton Demos Plastic Transistors
Element 117 Obtained (suggested name: rfcafenium)
Super-Fast Broadband Tax Scrapped
Digital Radio: Pros and Cons
Industry Losing Billions Through Revenue Leakage According to KPMG Survey
Student Uses Skin as Input for Mobile Devices
iPad Wi-Fi complaints echo those of Nexus One, iPod Touch (Broadcom RFIC)
TSA Says You Can Probably Leave Your iPad in Your Bag
Mobile Broadband Card Sales Grew 55% in 2009, Driven by HSPA Adoption
New NXP RFID Chips Bring Multiple Functions to Item-Level Tagging
Electrons' Extracurricular Activities Affect Superconductivity
Does Cable Have Grip on Speedy Internet?
Moonbounce for Everyone -- Courtesy of the Arecibo Radio Telescope
Discovery Arrives at the International Space Station
Swiss Make 1st Test of Round-the-World Solar Plane
Google Chrome Cracks 6% Market Share
UK Rich Get 50% Tax Rate (is £150k/yr = $228k/yr rich?)
NASA, Boeing Flight Test Futuristic Airliner
Geologist Connects Regular Changes of Earth's Orbital Cycle to Changes in Climate
4/6/2010
U.S. Court Rules Against FCC on Net Neutrality (good, 'cause there's a lot more to it than the public happy face presented)
World’s Smallest Microlaser Could Revolutionize Chip Technology
Einstein Equations Indicate Possibility of Black Hole Formation at the LHC (my cover-up theory: maybe one formed during initial run and caused the massive failure?)
Chip Market Recovery Still Has Legs
USPTO Launches Ombudsman Pilot Program
Astronauts' Space Shuttle Inspection Slowed by Antenna Malfunction
DoT (India) Publishes Final Bidder List for 3G Auction
Samsung Forecasts Q1 Profit Surge (what finances all these buying surges when people are still out of work? gov't handouts)
Battery Boost: Lithium-Ion Anode Uses Self-Assembled Nanocomposite Materials to Increase Capacity
Cities Sell Themselves - and Their Dignity - for a Shot at Google Fiber
New Software Design Technique Allows Programs to Run Faster
Researchers Trace Data Theft to Intruders in China
Aussie Scientists Back on Full Beamtime
Technical Troubles Complicate Shuttle Mission
Chain of Offshore Wind Turbines Could Power Atlantic Seaboard
Nokia to Launch Internet Tablet this Year
AT&T to Spend $1B in 2010 to Broaden Network, Expand Offerings for Small U.S. Businesses
Google Chrome Cracks 6% Market Share
Creating a Portable X-Ray Machine
IRS Could Tap Tax Refunds for "Free" Health Insurance Penalties
4/5/2010
Global Semiconductor Sales up 56% in February
Defense Giant Narrows Search for New Headquarters
Hacking the Smart Grid
Nanotechnologists Reveal the Frictional Characteristics of Atomically Thin Sheets
USPTO Proposes Change That Would Effectively Allow a 12-Month Extension to the Provisional Patent Application Period
New Editions of ARRL Ham Radio License Manual, Tech Q&A Now Available
Errant Text to Police Leads to 3 NY Drug Arrests
UK Government Launches R&D Competitions
Capacity of InGaAs to Increase Drive Current in Nano MOSFETs
Renesas Electronics is Biggest 'Non-Memory' Chip Firm
Plastic Electronics Could Slash the Cost of Solar Panels
Obama vs. Congress on Radio's Royalties Exemption
Using an Electronic Device to Break in a New Violin (or Guitar)
Ofcom Proposes Lower Mobile Termination Rates
Shuttle Discovery Blasts Off to ISS
Oil Hits 18-Month High on Economic Outlook
Think You’re Good at Driving While on Your Cellphone? You May Be Right
Over 300,000 iPads Sold on First Day
Air Force Announces New X-37B Spacecraft Launch
4/4/2010
4G iPad Coming, Says Clearwire
GPS Inventor Inducted into Inventors Hall of Fame
Significant Step Toward Lightweight Batteries w/Li-Air
IBM Teams With FAA to Neutralize Cyberthreats
4/2/2010
Apple Fans Eagerly Touch and Swipe First iPads
NIST Studies Spray-on Manufacturing of Transistors
April Fools! Google Jail Not Google's Prank
GaN Power Management Chips Poised for Impressive Growth
Black Silicon Makes Solar Cells Cheaper
Navy to Install New Automated Electronic Testing System
Palm's Free Hotspot Functionality Will Help Evolve the Mass Market Smartphone
Lasers and Seismic Waves Promote Nuclear Fusion
Android Surges, iPhone Stalls
Trucking Executive Supports Texting Ban
Microsoft Founders Lead Tributes to 'Father of the PC'
Shining Light on Graphene-Metal Interactions
Renesas Electronics Will Be Good for European Business
At Least Two More WiMax Handsets Coming in 2010
FCC 09Q3 Quarterly Report on Informal Consumer Inquiries and Complaints
Court: Woman's Phone Annoying, But Not Contempt
Underemployment Rises to 20.3% in March (better to be under than un)
Scaling, Collaboration Keys to Maintaining U.S. Cleantech Edge
Physicists Identify New Kind of Star
Verizon to Take $970M Charge from Health Care Bill (redefining the word "free")
4/1/2010
April Fool's Around the Web
Top 10 April Fools' Day Fake News Items for 2010
Economy and Shortages Affect the European Job Outlook
Astronauts Get Go-Ahead for Good Friday Launch
Manufacturers Will Have a Happy Easter
Carbon Nanostructures: Elixir or Poison?
FCC Sets Noncomm Workshop
Physicists Demonstrate 100x Speed Increase in Optical Quantum Memory
US Consumers Switching to PrePaid Phone to Save Money
Digital Radio Switch-Over Under Fire
Scaling, Collaboration Are Keys to Maintaining U.S. Cleantech Edge
Psychologists Search for Secret of Happiness at Work
Small Firms Driving Job Creation
The Few, the Proud, the "Supertaskers"
CTIA Rings Up Killer Smartphones from HTC, Samsung, BlackBerry, Microsoft
Tiny Tubular Generators
Purdue Solar-Powered Car Wins Award
RIM: Higher 4Q Profit as Subscriber Base Grows (looks like not everybody wants an iPhone)
Crippled Mars Rover Fails to Phone Home
Miller's Tree Service, Erie, PA
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