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Technology News Archive - October 02, 2008

This week's Socially Speaking, Sun's Internet Radio show focused on the latest in social media, will feature Jim Louderback, CEO for Revision3. Jim, a pioneer in the online space has spent over 16 years in various media and technology roles and is a leading innovator in the Internet TV space.

VMETRO and Impulse Accelerated Technologies, Inc. today announced their first collaborative integration enabling software engineers to easily interface C code to FPGA hardware and firmware components on a widely used VMETRO FPGA PMC module.

Today's high-speed retail environment just got another boost. NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today announced the launch of its latest point-of-sale (POS) workstation, the NCR RealPOS(TM) 70XRT.

Today NXP Semiconductors, the independent semiconductor company founded by Philips, announced the availability of the new LPC2900 series of microcontrollers based on the ARM968 core.

CINCINNATI, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Christopher R. Powell has been named by Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. to head up corporate-wide human resources operations for the consolidated company.

CHICAGO, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than 11 years, a quarter of a million iGive.com members have been helping their favorite cause every time they shop online.

Wi-Fi TV Inc. (Pink Sheets:WIFT) will feature live coverage of the Vice Presidential debate this evening with live chat and breaking news and commentary from around the world.

Ultitek has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Tais will install the Serena-2.3 reservation system for Israir Airlines. The airline will fly between Moscow and Tel Aviv.

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Jennifer Cummings for CoSN, +1-202-822-9491, jcummings@fratelli.com, or Marlene Nesary for ISTE, +1-541-302- 3789, mnesary@iste.org WASHINGTON, Oct.

Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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