Archive: 12/19/2005

Ted Hoffman joins Smith Micro

A former Verizon Wireless executive has been named to the Smith Micro Board, the company announced Monday.

Dec 19, 2005
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Briefs: House passes digital TV bill

Legislation to convert the U.S. market to high-definition digital television by 2009 was approved Monday by the House of Representatives.

Dec 19, 2005
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Networking: Search term faves emerge

Back in the early 1990s, when the Internet first emerged as a cultural phenomenon, technology gurus reckoned that a brilliant new intellectual era was here and that Americans would soon be able to search for all sorts of ...

Dec 19, 2005
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Major loan funds Syria telecom expansion

An international loan agreement worth nearly $120 million will help Syria expand telecom services into the country's rural regions.

Dec 19, 2005
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NASA prepares for Pluto launch

The world's fastest spaceship is being readied for a scheduled Jan. 17 launch, with the craft reaching Pluto by the summer of 2015.

Dec 19, 2005
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New Nanoparticle Structure Boosts Magnetic Properties

Magnetic nanoparticles have shown promise as contrast-enhancing agents for improving cancer detection using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), as miniaturized heaters capable of killing malignant cells, and as targeted drug ...

Dec 19, 2005
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