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Caltech Scientists's Kickstarter Project: Nanoart


Here's an interesting Kickstarter project looking for some (crowd) funding: a Caltech scientist is looking to raise $50,000 to create "nanoart".

Uh Oh: The personal information in our database has been breached

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By Richard E. Neff There is so much in the news about cyber-security. Much of the focus is on cyber war as a new and inevitable weapon, Stuxnet and the vulnerability of our national infrastructure. Some of the news is about use of computers to steal US technology and trade secrets, with culprits—if traceable—often located in China or [.].

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gen-E Scores Private Equity Investment


Financial terms of the investment were not disclosed. According to the company, the firm will use the funding to accelerate adoption of its software.

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SpaceX Targets Astronaut Delivery


SpaceX said its Dragon has enough interior volume to hold the entire, three-person Russian Soyuz capsule inside its pressure vessel. READ MORE>>.

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SpaceX Sets April ISS Launch Date


Hawthorne-based SpaceX has set a new launch data for its mission to the International Space Station, saying this morning that it will launch on April 30th from Cape Canaveral. The firm's long awaited launch had been delayed in February, as the firm said it needed time to conduct additional testing. READ MORE>>.

Broadcom Wins Permanent Injunction Against Emulex


According to Broadcom, certain products of Emulex have been found to infringe upon U.S. Patent Nos. 7,058,150 and 7,471,691. READ MORE>>.

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QAD Wins French Customer


Santa Barbara-based ERP software manufacturer QAD is reporting a win in France this morning, with the Societe Ardennasie d'Essieux (SAE). SAE is a manufacturer of axles, suspensions, and brake systems for commercial vehicles. Financial impact of the win was not announced. QAD said SAE is using its software-as-a-service version of its product.

BeyondTrust Names VP


Carlsbad-based BeyondTrust , the developer of identity management and security software, said today that it has named Subbu Sthanu as Vice President, Product Management. Sthanu joins the firm from Novell, and had also served at NetIQ, Vignette Corp., and Oracle. READ MORE>>. beyondtrust executive identity management software

NetZero Goes 4G


Woodland Hills-based United Online , the parent company of Internet ISP NetZero , announced this morning that it has launched a new, 4G mobile broadband service called NetZero 4G Mobile Broadband. United Online said the new service will provide Internet service for laptops, iPads, and other tablet devices. per month. READ MORE>>.

Aerovironment Installs EV Charging Stations In Oregon


Aerovironment said it has a contract to install more than 40 additional charging stations in Oregon and Washington by the end of the year. READ MORE>>.