Technology News Archive - July 29, 2009

PETACH TIKVA, Israel, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 012 Smile.Communications (Nasdaq: SMLC) today announced that it will release its second quarter results on Wednesday, August 12 2009, before the market is opened. On the same day, Management will host an interactive teleconference to discuss the results at 09:00 a.m.

WALLDORF, Germany, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced its preliminary financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2009.

TAICHUNG, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd.

EDINBURGH, Scotland, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest rental report from Scotland's leading online letting portal Citylets, people renting property are benefitting most from the beleaguered housing market, with a wide choice of properties available and rents continuing to fall across the country. The latest Citylets quarterly rental report, which covers the period April to June 2009, shows that average rents declined for the second consecutive quarter and are now 3.3% lower than the same period in 2008. Although high stock levels have forced landlords to lower prices to secure leases, properties are still proving slower to let than in previous years.

SANTA ANA, Calif. and ISMANING, Germany, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SCM Microsystems, Inc.

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Second Quarter 2009 Overview (Note 1): -- Revenue increased 108.8% sequentially to NT$22.63 billion (US$690 million) -- Gross margin of 23.8%, operating margin of 11.9% -- Net Income of NT$1.55 billion (US$47 million) -- Earnings per share of NT$0.12; Earnings per ADS of US$0.018 Note 1: Unless otherwise stated, all financial figures discussed in this announcement are prepared in accordance with ROC GAAP, which differ in some material respects from generally accepted accounting principles in the United States.

LONDON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Having conquered Europe with their innovative new online supercasino, the boys at Buzzluck.com set their eyes on a new heavenly body to make their mark on: Mars.

EXTON, Pa., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteLinq, Inc., a provider of multimedia interactive, broadband, and on-demand solutions for hospitality and extended-stay environments, has extended its interactive services from the guest room to the hotel lobby at Philadelphia's Sheraton University City Hotel.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A study released today reveals that smartphone users are more inclined to buy a device that offers them the ability to push one button, say what they want and get it, making them more efficient on the go.

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd.

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