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3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Seeking an alternate growth driver, Samsung unveils first watch that can make calls without a phone

Samsung said the Gear S will start selling from October. It did not give details on pricing or where it will be available.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

6 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Maj. Gen. John Nichols and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst address National Guard troops at Camp Swift.

The Texas National Guard says at least two of its troops have requested financial assistance after deployment to the Texas-Mexico border in response to a surge of children pouring illegally into the United States.


Related Topix: Dewhurst, Camp Swift, TX, Rick Perry, US Governors

10 hrs ago |

Official 'Bayonetta 2' release date announced for North America

Nintendo of America have announced the official release date for Bayonetta 2 in North America.


Related Topix: Bayonetta 2, PlatinumGames, Nintendo, Video Games, Nintendo of America, Electronics, Wii U

13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Ormat Completes Financing for McGinness Hills Phase 2

Ormat Technologies, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned indirect subsidiary, OFC 2 LLC, and its project subsidiaries , have signed a $140 million loan to finance the construction of the McGinness Hills Phase 2 project in Nevada.


Related Topix: Ormat Technologies, Semiconductors, NV Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Geothermal Power, Energy

17 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Amphenol Corporation to Acquire Casco Automotive Group

Corporation announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Casco Automotive Group , a division of Cap-Con Automotive Technologies Ltd. for approximately $450 million .


Related Topix: Amphenol, Bridgeport, CT

20 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

5 things to know about the Texas elections

The results of Texas' Nov. 4 election will kick off the state's largest political shakeup in a generation because not a single statewide incumbent is on the ballot.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Pete Gallego, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Dewhurst, Rick Perry, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Nintendo unveils 'new' 3DS, 3DS XL

Nintendo announced 'new' models of the 3DS and 3DS XL during this morning's Direct stream for Japan.


Related Topix: Nintendo Co, Electronics, Video Games, Nintendo Gamecube

Business Journal

Why Air Liquide sold its Plug Power shares

Air Liquide reduced its stake in Latham, New York fuel cell manufacturer Plug Power to free-up money for future investments in innovative technologies.


Related Topix: Plug Power, Latham, NY

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Brady Releases New Infographic on PCB Label Properties & Processes

Brady , a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced its new infographic " PCB Labels: Properties You Need for Your Process ."


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Brady

Digital Post Production

Kaleidescape Appoints Buzz Goddard as New VP of Sales

With 25 years of experience with the CEDIA channel, he brings significant industry expertise to Kaleidescape.


Related Topix: Startups, Kaleidescape, CPU, Science / Technology

International Business Times

Smartphone Kill Switch Feature Now Mandatory In California

A journalist checks out a curved G Flex smartphone by LG Electronics during the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 6, 2014.


Related Topix: LG Electronics, Electronics, Las Vegas, NV, Criminal Defense Law, Law

SMTC Ceo Sushil Dhiman Purchases 6,500 Shares

SMTC CEO Sushil Dhiman bought 6,500 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 27th.


Related Topix: SMTC, Manufacturing, Telecom

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Information Technology

Microchip Technology Confirms Preliminary Discussions with CSR plc

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION Microchip Technology Incorporated , a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that it has had preliminary mutual ... (more)


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Microchip Technology, Chandler, AZ

Stage is set for a fight on private school vouchers

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, defeated by state Sen. Dan Patrick of Houston in his Republican primary bid for a fourth term, has handed his nemesis a nicely wrapped gift for the November general election campaign.


Related Topix: School Vouchers, Education, Dewhurst, Texas

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

1 to host its Investor Day and ring The NASDAQ Stock Market... )--Terence Bernard Wise, the largest shareholder and member of the board of directors of Forward Industries, Inc. , a designer and distributor ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Pot... INVESTOR ALERT Cobra ... (more)


Related Topix: Apparel, Forward Industries, Telecom, Cobra Electronics, Electronics

Customer Interaction Solutions

Newman Ferrara LLP Announces Investigation of Cobra Electronics Corporation

Newman Ferrara LLP is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Cobra Electronics Corporation concerning the proposed sale of Cobra to private equity firm Monomoy Capital Partners .


Related Topix: Cobra Electronics, Electronics, Telecom

Fox News

IBM Launches Watson System for Research

International Business Machines Corp on Wednesday launched a computer system that can quickly identify patterns in massive amounts of data, an ability that IBM said should hasten breakthroughs in science and medical research.


Related Topix: IBM, Semiconductors, International Business Machines Corporation -- Microelectronics, Business News


Samsung Gear S brings 3G connectivity to wearable devices

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has unveiled the Samsung Gear S, the next generation smart wearable device that expands the smartphone experience to the wrist.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Information Technology

Anixter International Inc. Announces Closing of $200 Million Term Loan

International Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned operating subsidiary, Anixter Inc., closed on a $200 million term loan utilizing the incremental facility available under its senior unsecured revolving credit agreement, dated as of April 8, 2011.


Related Topix: Anixter Intl


Miyamoto Looking to Shift Focus Away From Passive Gamers

In an interview in tomorrow's issue of Edge magazine , Nintendo 's Shigeru Miyamoto explained his philosophy going forward for making games.


Related Topix: Nintendo Co, Electronics, The, Video Games, Deep Silver, WII


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