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2012-02-06 10:34:36

For the first time, a group of chemists, physicists, and engineers has developed crystalline materials that allow an optical fiber to have integrated, high-speed electronic functions.

2008-10-16 09:00:12

Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) will receive R&D Magazine's respected 2008 R&D 100 Award for its innovative ClearCurve(TM) optical fiber at a ceremony this evening in Chicago, Ill. The award recognizes the 100 most technologically significant new products of the year.

2008-08-15 09:00:22

Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) announced today the company has received the 2008 Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award by the Product Development & Management Association (PDMA), the leading global advocate for product development and innovation.

2008-08-04 18:00:15

Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) announced today that, through a subsidiary, it signed an agreement to acquire Optimum Manufacturing Corporation for inclusion in its Specialty Materials segment.

2008-05-21 09:00:12

Corning Cable Systems LLC, part of Corning Incorporated's (NYSE:GLW) Telecommunications segment, announces Jim Young Construction Company, Inc. as the newest member of the selective Corning Total Access Program(SM) (TAP).

2007-04-25 06:00:09

Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) today announced plans to reopen a portion of its Concord, N.C., optical fiber manufacturing facility. As previously stated, the company expects it will take approximately six to nine months to restart fiber manufacturing.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.