Archive: 08/01/2010

The recession hits science

The lagging economy is hurting Massachusetts' vaunted life-sciences industry, and might especially hinder the development of new drugs, according to a report released today by MIT researchers.

dateJan 08, 2010 in Other
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Turner bid for Yellowstone bison draws protest

(AP) -- Ted Turner's bid to get 74 wild bison from Yellowstone National Park is drawing stiff opposition from those who say the animals are being given up for private profit instead of conservation.

dateJan 08, 2010 in Ecology
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Yahoo! expands Web-connected TV push

Yahoo! announced partnerships with television and other device manufacturers on Thursday as the Internet company joins others seeking to jump from the computer to the TV screen.

dateJan 08, 2010 in Internet
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Intel rolls out new chips (w/ Video)

Intel Corp. rolled out new computer chips Thursday that highlight the company's lead over Advanced Micro Devices Inc. in its ability to shrink the circuitry inside its processors.

dateJan 08, 2010 in Hardware
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