Monthly Archives: June, 2012

WD® Says Hard Drive Production Back to Normal in September 2012

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC) today reported revenue of $2.0 billion, hard-drive unit shipments of 28.5 million and net income of $145 million, or $0.61 per share, for its second fiscal quarter ended Dec. 30, 2011. In the year-ago quarter, the company reported revenue of $2.5 billion, net income [...]

HP FIned $425,000 for Selling Defective Laptop Batteries in 2008

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that Hewlett-Packard Company (HP), of Palo Alto, Calif., has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $425,000.  The settlement agreement (pdf) has been provisionally accepted by the Commission (3-1). The settlement resolves staff allegations that HP knowingly failed to report [...]

Epson iProjection App for Wireless Projection from iOS Devices

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — (FETC, Booth #2317) – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide(1), today introduced iProjection – its first projection app for wirelessly displaying documents and photos to Epson projectors, allowing mobile professionals and educators the freedom to present content wirelessly with ease. Available for free in the App StoreSM, iProjection [...]

Cloud Union Says They Can Push PC Games to Any Device

BEIJING, Jan. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Cloud Union, currently operating the single largest cloud gaming platform in China, attended CES 2012 in Las Vegas. Cloud gaming platform provides a new form of “download-free” and “install-free” game services via cloud computing technologies, which enables users to easily play high-end 3D video games, such as Crysis 2 [...]

Power Supplies “100 Times Faster” for Mobile Devices

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Quantance Inc., manufacturer of ultra-fast, 4G envelope tracking (ET) power supplies, today announced the Q845 ET power supply that enables power amplifier (PA) efficiency to reach theoretical limits and dramatically increases PA peak transmit power. This single-chip product is the third generation implementation of the company’s qBoost™ technology, [...]

iON Goggles with Built in HD Video and Photo

BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Visitors to Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City this week will catch their first glimpse of an industry-changing goggle that lets you capture and share your memories from the mountain.  The new iON Goggle from Zeal Optics, Inc., the leader in GPS goggle technology, embeds a high-definition camera that [...]

Touchtv Launches TV App for iPad

SILICON VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Created by SkyGrid, who Apple® just named a Best News App of 2011, Touchtv introduced the world’s first TV for iPad today. Touchtv also announced the immediate availability of its Touchtv App for iPad™, that lets viewers watch their favorite programs anytime, anywhere. With Touchtv, viewers can [...]

GPS Shoes for Alzheimer’s Patients

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2 way GPS Tracking Personal Location Services (PLS) solutions, delivers its second commercial order of 1,500 GPS devices to Aetrex Worldwide, Inc. a global leader in comfort and wellness footwear products. The GTX Corp miniaturized 2 way GPS tracking devices [...]

Texas Instruments Unveils SimpleLink™ Embedded Products

ALLAS (January 18, 2012) /PRNewswire/ — Building from more than a decade of proven leadership in the wireless connectivity space, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today unveiled the SimpleLink™ product family, the industry’s widest portfolio of easy-to-use wireless connectivity technologies for low-power, low-cost embedded applications. The SimpleLink family includes self-contained wireless processors, aimed at [...]

AT&T’s New Wireless Data Plans

DALLAS, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – AT&T today announced new data plans for smartphone and tablet customers that will launch this Sunday, January 22. The plans give customers more data and value. The new smartphone plans include: AT&T DataPlus 300MB: $20 for 300MB AT&T DataPro 3GB: $30 for 3GB AT&T DataPro 5GB: $50 for 5GB, with [...]