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Sharp Looking To Rebound By Supplying Both Apple And Samsung
2013-05-12 09:16:57

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online Sources familiar with Sharp´s midterm business plan have told reporters the Japanese liquid crystal display manufacturer plans to expand their association with Samsung Electronics while still continuing to ship screens to the South Korean company´s rival, Apple. The plan, the unnamed sources told Reuters reporters Reiji Murai and Nobuhiro Kubo on Friday, is to raise annual operating profit to $1.5 billion by March...

2013-05-09 16:28:04

NEW YORK, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it has received approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) for the annual renewal of its normal course issuer bid (NCIB). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/MM57185LOGO ) Under the NCIB, up to 15 million common shares (representing less than 2% of the total outstanding shares) may be...

2013-05-07 04:22:02

Irish Universities Association and Thomson Reuters solidify foundation for the evaluation and comparison of Ireland's global research output PHILADELPHIA, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a renewed four-year commitment between the Irish Universities Association and Thomson Reuters to demonstrate the efficiency and...

2013-05-03 12:23:04

Program development challenge will expand scientific discovery experience on Web of Knowledge PHILADELPHIA, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the launch of its Build Challenge, the second phase of a contest designed to expand the discovery experience offered by Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge(SM). The competition challenges the research...

2013-04-29 04:21:46

Over the weekend 13-15th April 2013, LJE and Beacon ETS successfully tested Thomson Reuters Eikon at Sea. Utilising existing ship based Ku-Band Satellite Broadband connection, travelling deep sea, between Gibraltar and Palma, Majorca. LONDON, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Land lubbers and shipmates please note: Brighton-based Beacon ETS stress tested Thomson Reuters products at Sea, April 15th, 2013. Chris Smith, Founder, Senior Technical Consultant and 'Salty Sea Dog' at...

LulzSec Hacker Sentenced To One Year In Prison
2013-04-19 12:52:00

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Another hacker was brought to justice yesterday when a judge sentenced 25-year old Cody Kretsinger to one year in prison for his role in attacking Sony´s network in June 2011. The group of self-proclaimed “hacktivists” broke into Sony´s networks nearly three years ago and posted private information of Sony customers in an attempt to prove a point about Sony´s weak security measures. Kretsinger, who...

2013-04-17 12:23:50

Trademark output in China more than triples that of the United States NORTH QUINCY, Mass., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson CompuMark, a Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science business and global leader in trademark searching and brand protection solutions, released its 2012 State of Trademarks report today. It tracks published trademark activity and identifies trends across the world's largest collection of trademark databases from186 countries and registrars...

Patent Law For The Human Genome
2013-04-15 06:01:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Monday in a case that could determine whether or not human DNA can be patented, which could have a tremendous impact on genetic research, one way or the other. According to Reuters reporter Sharon Begley, “The US Patent and Trademark Office has granted patents on at least 4,000 human genes to companies, universities and others that have discovered and decoded them.”...

2013-04-04 16:23:26

Meeting will bring together key stakeholders to discuss promise of translational research and help speed discoveries from laboratory to clinic PHILADELPHIA, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced it will host--in collaboration with the Pistoia Alliance and the tranSMART Foundation--a tranSMART Community meeting April 10, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.,...

Chinese University Linked To Government’s Military Hackers
2013-03-25 16:32:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) has recently been accused of hacking into a number of American, Canadian and UK networks. Today, Reuters reported that the PLA may be getting some help in the way of research from faculty members at a top Chinese University. According to Reuters, freely accessible online papers show that faculty members of Shanghai Jiaotong University have been working with the PLA to publish technical...