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Technology News Archive - July 07, 2008

China Eastern Airlines to set up Taiwan office TAIPEI, July 6 (Xinhua) -- The Shanghai-based China Eastern Airlines has become the first mainland aviation company approved to set up an office in Taipei, handling cross-Strait charter flights services, a company official said Sunday.

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A team of scientists from Wageningen University, led by Professor Johan van Leeuwen, has carried out studies both into the advantages of different rider techniques in reducing injury risk, and into the benefits of a method of equine rehabilitation.

Alltel Wireless today announced that it will continue expanding its wireless broadband network in 2008 with the launch of EVDO (evolution data optimized) Revision A technology in Wichita and surrounding areas enabling customers to upload files five to 10 times faster than before.

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Hardware computer equipment industry is available in its catalogue.

Commitment to excellence over the past year has earned KGP Telecommunications recognition as an outstanding supplier to affiliates of AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), one of the world's leading data, voice, wireless and Internet services providers.

Nokia Siemens Networks has announced to provide, operate and maintain a complete railway mobile communications solution for Spain's rail administration ADIF to cover some 450 kilometers of the newly constructed high-speed tracks linking Madrid with the cities of Valencia and Albacete.

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Chemicals industry industry is available in its catalogue.

SYDNEY, Australia, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Yahoo!7 the joint venture between Yahoo!, Seven and Pacific Magazines, has appointed Hill & Knowlton Australia as its new PR agency, after a competitive three way pitch. The agency started work immediately.

SAN FRANCISCO, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- After finding success with two previous promotions, VH1 has again partnered with the Ecast media network to promote the "VH1 Rock Honors: The Who" in 10,000 bars and nightclubs across the country. The show premieres on VH1 on Thursday, July 17 at 9:00 p.m.

Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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