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Stanford researchers developing 3-D camera with 12,616 lenses
... a smaller cell phone camera. The cell phone aspect is important, Fife said, given that the majority of the cameras in the world are now on phones.
how it works:
The main lens (also known as the objective lens) of an ordinary digital camera focuses its image directly on the cameras image sensor...
Moss protein plays role in Alzheimer's disease
...ph S. Quatrano, Ph.D., Spencer T. Olin Professor and chair of the WUSTL biology department on the Danforth Campus, might inch Kopan toward that goal. heres
The gene presenilin in mammals provides the catalytic activity for an enzyme called gamma secretase, which cleaves, or cuts, important protein...
Pharmaceutical breakthrough may make a range of drugs cheaper and more available
...e study also is significant because it may also be a new way to eliminate diseases in future generations of animals, such as those used for livestock. heres
why: To get the goats to produce specific proteins, the researchers used radiation to kill a portion of a male goats germ cells (the cells that produc...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 12, 2007
...TICLE #2 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Marijuana smoke contains higher levels of certain toxins than tobacco smoke
Chemical Research in Toxicology
another reason to keep off the grass. Researchers in Canada report that marijuana smoke contains significantly higher levels of several toxic compound...
Too much fructose could leave dieters sugar shocked
... GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- heres
one tip for how to eat at the holidays: Dont take your cues from Santa. The sugary cookies and fat-laden fruitcakes the mythical North Pole resident e...
Bee strategy helps servers run more sweetly
...llocation problem (i.e. a limited number of bees and unpredictable demand on their time and desired location) with a seamless system driven by dances. heres
how it works: The scout bees leave the hive in search of nectar. Once theyve found a promising spot, they return to the hive dance floor and perform a...
Heres in Biological Technology
...anagement would rather have rubber-stamping than real assistance, especially if theyre likely to hear something they dont like.
Now the hard part. heres
concrete advice on how to create a board of directors for an early stage start-up tech company.
1) Size matters: For an early stage company, the p...
Local Company Records Blackout with Web-Based Monitoring System
...rew, Trungale said. For industrial companies, it gives them the data to say heres
what shut us down. heres
what I need to fix the problem, he said.
Often I-Grid helps to sell a di...
What's Next for Venture Capital?
...y had raised institutional venture capital. More likely, todays tech start-ups get their capital from individual angel investors (59 percent).
an interesting twist, and a statistic that may suggest the venture overhang wont change much in the months ahead: 72 percent of responding entrepreneu...
Are U.S. Tech Jobs in Jeopardy?
...ious tech support and product development functions. The trend will just continue to grow, and more tech jobs will vanish from the United States. And heres
why: a software engineer in Silicon Valley costs $150,000 per year versus about $50,000 for one overseas. Even EDS, the company founded by Ross Perot...
Wisconsin Economic Summits have given a hand to states progress
... following up on ideas that were broadly discussed at the summits.
With the fourth Wisconsin Economic Summit scheduled for Oct. 27-28 in Milwaukee, heres
an appraisal of what the first three accomplished:
Economic clusters have taken root. The first three summits pounded away on the theme that inte...
Unwrapping Political Perks for the Holidays
... MADISON -- A source close to the toy industry has once again leaked an advance copy of Santas perks list for Wisconsin politicians. heres
what the good (and not-so-good) boys and girls in Madison and Washington may find in their stockings this Christmas morning. But they better not pout ...
Wisconsin Cannot Dawdle if it Wants a Healthy State of the State
... MADISON heres
a quote that may sound familiar if youve listened to Gov. Jim Doyle over the last year or so: My goal is to create the very best business climate poss...
The CEO Crisis
...ng aim at top managers you know something real and serious is taking place. heres
what Herr Doctor Drucker had to say about todays CEO in the January 12, 200...nce - make them all the more alarming. Unfortunately, hes not exaggerating. heres
some data that supports his case. The October 11, 2003 issue of the Economi...
Former SGI/Cray Team Develops Products for G5 Platform
...ket for them as far as being able network Apple servers together to build powerful computing platforms, said West. To me the more interesting part is, heres
a group of guys that basically got let go from SGI and have taken Apples G5 technology coupled it with their experience, and turned it into a new busi...
Despite the three Gs, the Wisconsin Legislature had a productive session
...on than any Wisconsin Legislature in decades, said James Buchen, WMCs vice president of government relations.
Thats not a chest-thumping statement. heres
a review of major bills passed by the Legislature:
The Jobs Creation Act (Act 118) increased state agency accountability in the rule-making proces...