Archive: 08/12/2004

Identifying Top Quality CD and DVD Media for Archiving

Will your medical or bank records stored on CD or DVD still be retrievable 10 or 20 years from now? The answer depends on how well this type of media are cared for and on specific manufacturing processes used, according to ...

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Microchip Industry Strives to Perfect Its Timing

Time is money, especially to the semiconductor industry. Electronics manufacturers use extremely sophisticated equipment to churn out the latest microchips, but they have a timing problem. It's very difficult to get all the ...

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JVC Develops Eco-friendly DVD Disk

According to JCN Network, Victor Company of Japan (JVC) has developed an eco-friendly DVD disk made from corn starch-based polylactide. The disk incorporates polyactide-based transparent plastic for optical disk use, which ...

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Thunderbird 1.0 vs. Outlook Express

Thunderbird 1.0 is Mozilla’s next generation e-mail client. Thunderbird makes emailing safer, faster, and easier than ever before with the industry’s best implementations of features such as intelligent spam filters, ...

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Women Online Have New Tech Attitude, According To Survey

Survey Reveals New Woman Emerging -"Tif" the Technology Involved Female It's sometimes fashionable, always functional, and a growing number of women consider it an absolute must-have. It's not the latest designer outfit ...

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New IP Phones from Siemens for Communication over IP

With optiPoint 420, the Siemens Communications Group has launched a new telephone family for the business customer segment. The optiPoint 420 series comprises IP phones that offer users major new advantages when communica­ting ...

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Study: Ocean tides once spread massive icebergs

Connection between changes in ocean circulation and future climate remains a matter of great interest Labrador Sea ocean tides dislodged huge Arctic icebergs thousands of years ago, carrying gigantic ice-rafted debris across ...

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Toshiba and Memory-Tech Develop Dual Format DVD

Memory-Tech Corporation and Toshiba Corporation today announced that they have jointly developed a dual-layer ROM (read-only) disc that can store content in both the HD DVD and DVD formats. The newly developed ROM disc ...

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