Archive: 12/06/2009

Rambus settles EU antitrust probe, avoids fines

(AP) -- Memory chip company Rambus Inc. said Friday that European Union antitrust regulators had provisionally agreed to drop a probe and any fines if the company reduced its royalty rates for DRAM memory chip patents.

dateJun 12, 2009 in Business
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Moles, not magic, make worm 'grunting' work

(AP) -- Gary Revell gets up every morning before sunrise, heads into the woods and grunts. Not because it's so early. It's the term for coaxing worms from the ground by the hundreds to be scooped up and plopped in a tin ...

dateJun 12, 2009 in Plants & Animals
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Rainforest rehab in every sense

Sophisticated sensors that measure leaf wetness, soil moisture and temperature are helping rehabilitate rainforest in the Springbrook World Heritage precinct in south-east Queensland.

dateJun 12, 2009 in Engineering
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