Technology News Archive - July 01, 2005

Jul. 1--A once-bustling truck stop along Interstate 44 in east Tulsa that has been closed for two years will reopen in late July under new ownership and with a fresh, new face.


A bidder appears to have won lunch with billionaire Warren Buffett after offering $351,100 in a weeklong auction on eBay Inc.'s Web site that ended Thursday night.

South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. said on Friday it had signed an agreement with rival Motorola Inc. to share mobile technology.

Jul. 1--BELLEVILLE -- After 22 years downtown, Charter Communications' office will move in September to Kings Point in west Belleville.

LOS ANGELES, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Jon Carr, President and CEO of Checkmark Films, announced today the hiring of Richard Nalley, as Vice President of Media for the New York office.

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.