Archive: 16/09/2005

Deal launches Canada broadband network

A deal was announced Friday that will lead to a wireless broadband network that will serve much of Canada in less than three years.

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

California game restrictions defended

A bill that would restrict access to overly violent or X-rated video games was defended Friday as being constitutionally sound.

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Stopping wireless ID theft

A New Jersey State Superior Court judge this week ordered a company that had acquired customer names from a major wireless carrier without its permission to refrain from selling those customer profiles to others and to surrender ...

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Night Vision System for Cars

At the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Siemens has introduced a night vision system that works with infrared technology. With this innovation, Siemens has also become the first automotive industry supplier to ...

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

This Week on ISS

Life for the two crew members on board the International Space Station has been busy this week. They installed a replacement part for an oxygen-generating system, unpacked a recently arrived cargo carrier and disassembled ...

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Study suggests new way of making super-hard nanomaterials

Research conducted by a team of scientists led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory suggests a new way of making super-hard materials under high-pressure conditions. The research offers a glimpse at harder materials ...

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Ghostly spokes in Saturn's rings spotted by Cassini

Delighted scientists on the Cassini imaging team will be breaking out the champagne in celebration of the first Cassini sighting of spokes, the ghostly radial markings discovered in Saturn's rings by NASA's Voyager spacecraft ...

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Internet2 fall meeting to be Netcast

Next week's fall meeting of Internet2 will be available on live Netcast. The meeting, which will take place in Philadelphia Sept. 19-22, is a forum for the latest scientific research into Internet technology.

dateSep 16, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0