Archive: 05/16/2007

New Study Examines 'Brain's Own Marijuana'

A researcher at the University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions (RIA) is investigating the "brain's own marijuana" -- called endocannabinoid -- in the regulation of stress, stress-related behavior and anxiety. ...

dateMay 16, 2007 in Medical research
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Gates Touts Vista's Sales Success

Microsoft has sold nearly 40 million copies of Windows Vista in the first 100 days, twice as fast as the introduction of Windows XP, Microsft chairman Bill Gates said in a keynote address Tuesday.

dateMay 16, 2007 in Software
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Oracle to Buy PLM Specialist Agile for $495M

Oracle will spend $495 million to acquire Agile Software, a developer of product lifecycle management applications, as it continues its relentless campaign to outgrow SAP through corporate buyouts.

dateMay 16, 2007 in Business
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Microsoft Research Aims to Make Computing Ubiquitous

Microsoft is pursuing research projects that aim to put computers into the hands of people in the remotest corners of the world to serve every aspect of their lives, according to Craig Mundie, the company's chief research ...

dateMay 16, 2007 in Other
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