Technology News Archive - October 25, 2008

Telecommunications equipment maker Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:NWK), announced today that it expects to report second quarter fiscal year 2009 financial results after the end of regular trading on Tuesday, October 28, 2008.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV Networks/Viacom today joined the growing number of business leaders signing onto the Equality Business Advisory Council to show their opposition to Proposition 8.


Steve Jobs, Apple CEO, did not have a heart attack, according to the SEC.

John Walsh, host of FOX's America's Most Wanted, today spoke to area families about safer online behavior for "tweens" (young people age nine to 15 years old). B-roll and photographs from today's event are now available at ftp://vccmedia.com.

A study of 5.2 million elementary, middle and high school students in South Korea has found nearly 2 percent of them are obsessed with the Internet.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.