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Technology Drives 2010 National Scout Jamboree

FORT A.P. HILL, Va., July 29 /PRNewswire/When the Boy Scouts of America was founded in 1910, the latest advancement in

Google helps you find a parking spot, maybe not!

Over the years a number of companies have tried, most unsuccessfully and so m e with limited success, to provide services

UA team wins Gates’ Grand Challenges grant!!!

A University of Alabama research team, lead by  Joe Brown, an assistant professor in biological sciences, was awarded grant of $100,000by the Bill

National Semiconductor Offers New “Smart” Solar Technology

National Semi’s SolarMagic technology improves the efficiency of solar systems, even those already deployed in the field.

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UM researchers develop model for locating and forecasting sunken oil following spills

CORAL GABLES, FL (May 26, 2010)–A team of researchers at the University of Miami (UM) has developed a computer model for

DOE Secretary Calls Suniva “An American Success Story”

Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu called Suniva, based in Norcross, GA, “An American Success Story” during a recent visit to Georgia

ABB to buy Atlanta software company Ventyx for over $1 billion

ABB has agreed to acquire Ventyx, a leading software provider to asset-intensive businesses such as global energy, utility, communications companies, for more than

Incorporating biofunctionality into nanomaterials for medical, health devices

A team led by researchers from North Carolina State University has published a paper that describes the use of a technique called atomic

Researchers Discover New, Controllable State in Ferroelectric Nanowires

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Researchers at the University of Arkansas and their colleagues have discovered a new phase in ferroelectric nanowires that could be

Battery Boost: Lithium-Ion Anode Uses Self-Assembled Nanocomposite Materials to Increase Capacity

ScienceDaily — A new high-performance anode structure based on silicon-carbon nanocomposite materials could significantly improve the performance of lithium-ion batteries used