Maxwell Technologies, a US company that makes energy storage ...
Jan 31st, 2011
(Maxwell Technologies) - Maxwell Technologies, a US company that makes energy storage and power delivery products, has agreed to pay an $8 million penalty and relinquish $5.6 million in profits for bribing Chinese government officials, US officials said.(Maxwell Technologies) -
A commercial space company owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has lost a challenge over NASA's plans to lease out one of the space shuttle's dormant launch pads in Florida, officials said on Thursday. The company, Blue Origin, had filed a protest with the U.S. General Accountability Office, which arbitrates federal contract disputes. The ... [Full Article]
By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - A Philadelphia museum has the perfect holiday gift idea for the person who has everything, including a love of science and a dark sense of humor. A $200 donation buys the preservation of one of 139 skulls dating back to the 19th century in a collection at the MÃ¼tter Museum of the College of Physicians of P... [Full Article]
Ashegoda (Ethiopia) (AFP) - From the sky, the 84 glimmering white turbines at Ashegoda wind farm shoot up from the ground like massive spokes, standing out high amid vast expanses of yellow wheat. Ethiopia's northern Tigray region, mostly populated by cattle farmers who grow the country's staple grains, is an unlikely site for a modern Fr... [Full Article]
HTC is so eager to sell more units of its One that it's practically giving phones away. The Taiwanese manufacturer is now offering a 32GB One for $0 down, with monthly payments in increments as low as $25 during the course of two years. The unlocked handset runs on the newest flavor of Google's mobile OS -- Android 4.4 KitKat, as PhoneSco... [Full Article]