Technology News Archive - May 27, 2008


A controversial robotic surgery is gaining popularity among cardiac surgeons for repairing defective heart valves and bypassing clogged coronary arteries.


Google Inc’s lawyers responded to a recent lawsuit on Friday, which claims that its video-sharing site YouTube has opened the door to “an explosion of copyright infringement” via the Web.

Silicon Border Science Park, located in Mexicali, the capital city of Baja California, Mexico, has been selected by Q-Cells, the world's largest solar cell manufacturer, for its next major expansion. Q-Cells' primary manufacturing facility is located in Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Germany.

AUSTIN, Texas, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. has announced that Texas native Don Cain has been named president of AT&T Texas.


Borders Group has its own online presence once again after launching its Web site on Tuesday.

By Kristin McAllister Staff Writer WEST CARROLLTON -- Despite the three decades between them, Thomas Johnson, 45, and Robert Mason, 77, discovered a mutual passion for business and for nurturing employees -- young and old.


A Yale research team has engineered a system with the potential for making the Internet work more efficiently, in which Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and Peer-to-Peer (P2P) software providers can work cooperatively to deliver data.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.