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2011-08-03 08:00:00

FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR), today announced it has entered into a product license agreement with Zarlink Semiconductor (TSX: ZL).

2008-11-11 09:00:46

A UK-based consortium of companies today announced it has successfully designed and clinically tested an in-body model microgenerator that converts energy from the heartbeat into power for implanted medical devices.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.