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Energy Department Announces $80 Million to Increase SuperTruck Efficiency

Energy News - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 07:00
The Energy Department announced an $80 million funding opportunity for research, development, and demonstration of long-haul tractor-trailer truck technology.

Energy Department Announces $22 Million for Marine Energy Projects

Energy News - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 07:00
The Energy Department announced a $22 million funding opportunity for new research, development, and demonstration projects to advance marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy systems.

Energy Department Announces Finalists Vying for Wave Energy Prize

Energy News - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 07:00
The Energy Department announced the nine teams chosen as finalists in the Wave Energy Prize, a 20-month design-build-test competition that aims to double the energy captured from ocean waves.

Energy Department Solid-State Lighting Efforts Spark New Paradigm

Energy News - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 07:00
Breakthroughs in solid-state lighting technology, driven in part by Energy Department research investments, are leading to sweeping changes in the way lighting experts view the vast economic potential of future lighting systems and their growing benefits to society.

DOE Launches $40 Million Effort to Improve Materials for Clean Energy Solutions

Energy News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 07:00
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the launch of its Energy Materials Network, a new national laboratory-led initiative that will tackle the design, testing, and production of advanced materials.

West Palm Beach, Florida, Announces Bigger Energy-Saving Goal, New Efficiency Upgrades

Energy News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 07:00
The Energy Department recognized the City of West Palm Beach for their leadership in improving energy efficiency across 1.4 million square feet of building space by 20% in just 10 years.

Energy Department Recognizes Orlando Better Buildings Challenge Partners

Energy News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 07:00
The Energy Department recognized the City of Orlando, Florida, and Parkway Properties for their leadership in improving energy efficiency across a combined 20 million square feet of building space by 20% within 10 years.

The Recovery Act and Clean Energy

Energy News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 07:00
The Recovery Act not only lifted America out of the economic doldrums, it helped spark a clean energy revolution of technology innovation and market forces.

TIBCO Software Inc. F1Q10 (Qtr End 02/28/10) Earnings Call Transcript

BNET - Fri, 03/26/2010 - 02:05
Question-and-Answer SessionOperator Operator Instructions. Our first question comes from the line of Nabil Elsheshai with Pacific Crest Securities. Nabil Elsheshai – Pacific Crest Securities Hey, guys. Thank you for taking my question. First, I'll start with – some say, I think you may have been referring to this in...

4 Tools for Staying Out of the Office

BNET - Tue, 03/16/2010 - 12:00
Even if you don't get to stay at home, though, there are ways to stay away from your desk. Here are some essential tools and strategies for working away from your desk. by Dave Johnson

Live Webcast: Microsoft Exchange 2010: Essential Considerations Before You Upgrade

BNET - Tue, 02/23/2010 - 08:00
Thinking about migrating to Exchange 2010? Due to the complexity of messaging environments e-mail migrations can be risky and result in unnecessary downtime, security infractions, lost data and compliance concerns. Join this Live TechRepublic Webcast to hear Dell's Microsoft MVP, Dell Global Services, Chris Scharff...

Polish social networks to merge in DST-Naspers deal - Rumour

BNET - Mon, 02/08/2010 - 07:34
Russian Facebook investor Digital Sky Technologies DST is reportedly in talks with South African holding company Naspers about merging their Polish assets. According to a report by Russian business paper Kommersant, the deal could see the companies combine DST-owned social network Nasza-Klasa with Naspers-owned MSN-style messaging system, Gadu Gadu....

Apple iPad Proves Most Hilarious Gadget of the Century

BNET - Mon, 02/01/2010 - 00:07
The launch of the Apple iPad started off last week with hype; somehow, by the end of the week, the iPad proved unintentionally hilarious. by Catharine P. Taylor

Video From DLD: Tom Glocer on His Inner Geekery; Logic on BreakingViews Acquisition

BNET - Fri, 01/29/2010 - 06:34
At DLD earlier this week, Tom Glocer, CEO of Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI), gave the rest of the world a peek into what we know he really is: a geek. He talked about his early days playing with IM, and how that helped develop Reuters own financial IM product;...

Motricity Files For $250 Million Public Offering

BNET - Sat, 01/23/2010 - 04:59
Motricity, the Bellevue, Wash.-based company that provides back-end infrastructure to wireless carriers, including web portals, storefront and messaging platforms, has filed documents with the SEC today with the intention raising $250 million in an initial public offering. It will trade under the ticker “MOTR.”The company, which has raised $267...

How to Survive Information Overload

BNET - Tue, 01/12/2010 - 08:00
Texting and instant messaging can hinder your ability to get work done. Here's how to take control of information overload. by Richard Young

Google Makes A Play in Russia With Mail.ru Search Deal

BNET - Wed, 12/16/2009 - 04:44
Google (NSDQ: GOOG) wants a bigger piece of the Russian search market. Beginning in January, the company will become the default search engine on top Russian portal Mail.ru, according to a statement Mail.Ru put out today Via TechCrunch. The statement confirmed rumors of an agreement, which first surfaced...