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17 min ago | WFIE-TV Evansville
Police say Carter, along with Michael Muckle and Robert Amos, broke into the T-Mobile store at 7613 Shelbyville Road on July 4 and Aug. 12 by throwing a large object through the front glass door.
3 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times
I was driving across town from the Statehouse to a press conference promoting a new initiative to convince teens to stop texting while behind the wheel when I ended behind some knucklehead who was texting behind the wheel. I couldn't tell his age -- I maneuvered around him as quickly and safely as possible to get away from his zigzagging vehicle.
7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced its new 28 megapixel APS-C* CMOS image sensor for digital cameras. Currently in mass production, the new S5KVB2 is designed into Samsung's new compact system camera, the NX1, and will be showcased along with the camera at Photokina 2014 held in Cologne, Germany, September 16 to 21. Utilizing Samsung's advanced BSI pixel technology, the new S5KVB2 sensor offers superior light absorption.
11 hrs ago | ABC News
Sony expects its annual loss to swell to more than $2 billion after writing down the value of its troubled mobile business as phone sales were battered by brutal competition. The Japanese electronics and entertainment conglomerate said Wednesday it anticipates a net loss of 230 billion yen for the fiscal year that ends March 31, 2015.
An attorney for a Motorola subsidiary has asked New York's top state court on Tuesday to allow it to freeze the assets of a Turkish family held by branch of an international bank in the United Arab Emirates. U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan in 2003 ruled that the Uzan family owed Motorola Credit Corp more than $2 billion and tacked on $1 billion in punitive damages in 2006.
There are many movies from the 1990s that would make great television shows: Goodfellas , Se7en... heck, even Boogie Nights comes to mind. Way, way, way down that list would be the 1990 critically maligned comedy Problem Child , a movie that most would want to forget they ever saw.
DMN Newswire--2014-9-16--Academy Award-winning re-recording mixer Steve Pederson recently employed the new Penteo 4 Pro stereo-to-5.1 upmixer plug-in for the current film "Into the Storm" and upcoming, "The Equalizer." Pederson used Penteo to create multichannel surround mixes from stereo recordings by Moby and Eminem.
In this Jan. 29, 2008 file photo, a salesperson helps a customer with information on big screen televisions at a Best Buy store in Nashville, Tenn. Offers of extended warranties or service contracts are becoming the norm, whether you buy a big ticket item like a car or kitchen appliance or a less expensive one like a television or smartphone.
The quest to create artificial "squid skin"-camouflaging metamaterials that can "see" colors and automatically blend into the background-is one step closer to reality, thanks to a breakthrough color-display technology unveiled by Rice Univ.' s Laboratory for Nanophotonics .
You'd be forgiven for thinking Panasonic's latest gadget is a smartphone. It's a slim rectangle with a touchscreen and LTE connectivity.
British mobile phone retailer Phones 4u [PHONE.UL] is seeking administrators, putting 5,596 jobs in jeopardy, after the country's biggest mobile operator EE joined Vodafone in not renewing its network agreement. The contract with EE, which comprises T-Mobile and Orange, was crucial to Phones 4u's future after it lost Vodafone's contract earlier this month, leaving the company with EE as its only partner.
The $4.7 billion company is exploring options for splitting in two, including selling or spinning off its electronics business, people familiar with the matter said last week. For potential buyers interested in Visteon, a breakup may be preferable because it would let them bid directly on the faster- growing electronics division without having to take on its climate-control venture, said UBS AG.
A dedicated pedestrian lane for people on their mobile phones has been opened in Chongqing, offering a path for those too engrossed in texting or gaming to watch where they're going. The property manager responsible said the walkway is intended to be ironic - to remind people that it's dangerous to tweet while walking the street.
Governments around the world must agree to release spectrum in harmonized millimeter wave bands for 5G cellular services, according to a leading researcher in the field. The US has taken some, but not enough, steps in this direction, said Theodore Rappaport, director of NYU Wireless here.
This Sept. 9, 2014 file photo shows the iPhone 6, at left, and iPhone 6 plus during a new product release in Cupertino, Calif.
According to BCC Research, in 2012 alone consumers around the world purchased 238.5 million televisions, 444.4 million computers and tablets and a whopping 1.75 billion mobile phones. Most of us discard such items within three years of purchase.
Samsung has demanded an investigation after it accused senior executives at LG Electronics of deliberately "destroying" high-end washing machines at stores in Germany. The company claims its rival vandalised machines in Berlin, with one of the alleged incidents taking place before the massive IFA consumer electronics show earlier this month.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:53 pm
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