There May Be 3D In Your Car Before It's In Your Living Room

May 12, 2011

While 3D has been getting a big push from Hollywood and the video game and television set industries, consumers have not yet wholeheartedly embraced 3D when it comes to home tv. Stereo photos and videos can be visually stunning and emotionally evocative, but for many people 3D is a no-starter because current 3D tv requires […]

Me & My Car

May 11, 2011

Q: I have a 2003 VW New Beetle Convertible. The EPC light comes on every now and then. I can’t feel anything different about how the car drives when it does come on. Is this something that could be dangerous? Article source:


May 11, 2011

by Matt Tindall in Business on May 11, 2011 Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) percentage change fell -9.39%, to close at $30.51 and its overall traded volume was 1.01M shares in the last trading session. DIOD opened at $32.05 and is trading within the range of $29.83-$32.91. The 52-week range of the stock is $14.50 Article source: […]

First Sbirs Orbit-Raising Burn Completed

May 11, 2011

The first Space Based Infrared System (Sbirs) missile warning satellite has executed the first of six liquid apogee engine (LAE) burns needed for the spacecraft to reach geosynchronous orbit, says Col. Roger Teague, Sbirs program manager for the U.S. Air Force. This is another key step forward toward operations after more than a decade of […]

New 4OXV oxygen sensor moves reliability, stability and performance to a new level

May 11, 2011

If you manufacture oxygen detectors, you need to know about 4OVX, a new oxygen sensor set to revolutionise the gas detection industry. Launched by City Technology, it overcomes the single biggest headache for instrument manufacturers, sensor lifetime. Unique vented technology within the 4OXV and other significant design enhancements address this issue head on, reducing lead […]

Smart textiles set for commercial breakthrough – just

May 11, 2011

The use of smart fabrics will be pushed forward by the dramatic rise in the use of smart phones and what can now be done with them, a new report says, offering new opportunities for added-value developments. The spread of the smart phone is set to boost an increase in the availability of sensing and […]

The X PRIZE Foundation and Qualcomm Join Forces to Develop a Competition to …

May 11, 2011

PLAYA VISTA, CA–(Marketwire – May 10, 2011) – The X PRIZE Foundation, the leading nonprofit organization solving the world’s Grand Challenges of our time by creating and managing large-scale, global incentivized competitions, today announced a collaboration with Qualcomm Incorporated to design the Tricorder X PRIZE, a $10 million prize to develop a mobile solution that […]

Qualcomm and the X Prize Foundation Move to Energize Diagnostics with $10M …

May 11, 2011

‘); share1.attachButton(document.getElementById(“share_1”)); Incentive Prizes, Wireless Health, healthcare Bruce V. Bigelow 5/10/11 Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) chairman and CEO Paul Jacobs revealed today that the San Diego-based wireless technology giant has been working with the X Prize Foundation to develop criteria for a new $10 million X Prize grand challenge that is straight out of Star Trek […]