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2011-07-04 05:20:00

ZURICH, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Three talented students began their global internships today with EF Education First, the world's largest private education company.

2011-07-01 06:00:00

IBM has made a phase-change memory (PCM) breakthrough that may lead to the development of solid-state chips (SSD) that will match and surpass NAND flash technology data storage by 100 times the performance and with a greater lifespan.

2011-06-30 15:36:00

ZURICH, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, scientists at IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) have demonstrated that a relatively new memory technology, known as phase-change memory (PCM), can reliably store multiple data bits per cell over extended periods of time.

2011-06-20 00:00:00

ZURICH, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuros Biosurgery AG, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactive-biomaterial combination products for trauma, wound and spinal indications, announced today the allowance of European Patent Application 00910049 by the European Patent Office.

2011-06-16 08:03:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Benjamin Muskalla, Senior Software Developer Tasktop Technologies (www.tasktop.com) Muskalla will present two talks at the upcoming WHAT: Jazoon 2011 Conference (http://jazoon.com/) Eclipse Mylyn: Redefining the "I" of the IDE -------------------------------------------- Tuesday, June 21 In...

2011-06-08 14:55:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® SG&I presents the 2011 Icon Award, the company's highest customer honor, to recognize one winner and three nominees for their visionary use of Intergraph's enterprise engineering and geospatial software.

2011-06-08 02:00:00

BAODING, China and ZURICH, Switzerland, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), a leading solar energy company and one of the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand "Yingli Solar", today announced the sponsorship of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil(TM) on the occasion of the 2011 Intersolar show in Munich, Germany.

2011-06-01 12:54:00

DUBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology having shipped over 3.8 billion software applications on more than 2.2 billion phones, today announced an agreement to ship Myriad's Jbed Advanced Java Virtual Machine (JVM) on Qualcomm Incorporated's Brew® Mobile Platform (Brew MP(TM)).

2011-05-19 02:25:00

OSAKA, Japan, and ZURICH, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda", TSE: 4502) and Nycomed A/S ("Nycomed") jointly announced today that Takeda has reached an agreement with the shareholders of Nycomed in which Takeda will acquire the Zurich-headquartered company for 9.6 billion Euro on a cash-free, debt-free basis.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.