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COLLEGE PARK, Md., March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland today announces 28 faculty, student and alumni semifinalist teams for the twelfth annual UMD $75K Business Plan Competition.
Eighteen high school teams sponsored by Bechtel are competing in this year's FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®), a high-tech sporting event featuring robots designed and built by students. Bechtel employees in the United States and Canada mentored students and provided technical guidan...
fun. has ascended to the #1 spot on Billboard's "Hot 100" with their breakthrough hit single, "We Are Young (Feat. Janelle Monáe)." The track is one of the many highlights found on the band's newly released Fueled By Ramen debut album, "SOME NIGHTS," which has entered Billboard's "Top ...
 
SAN FRANCISCO, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Game technology platforms Applifier and Roar Engine are excited to announce their partnership and product integration. Developers can now sign up for a roar.io account which provides all of the integration points for Applifier's Faceb...
NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
SAN FRANCISCO, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bethesda's epic fantasy adventure, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, took the coveted Game of the Year award, capping off the 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards in San Francisco this evening. 
MCLEAN, Va., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SC&H Capital, an investment banking and advisory firm to middle market businesses, served as the exclusive financial advisor to Artis LLC in the sale of their controlling interest to Plasan.  Financial terms were not disclosed.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Keji Inc., the creators of the innovative Brobo children's plush toy line, launched their eCommerce store and received their first order within 24 hours after deciding to sell online at this year's International Toy Fair. Prior to ...
In both war and peacetime scenarios, fire in the shipboard environment is serious and frequently results in excessive damage and high repair costs because the fire is not detected or controlled adequately. To help further improve future shipboard firefightin...
LONDON, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
LONDON, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
STOW, Mass., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Robot-Racing, LLC, and its manufacturing affiliate, Radant Technologies, Inc., a leader in carbon fiber design and manufacture have once again teamed to offer lightweight carbon fiber dashboards for retrofit on Nissan 240 SX (Models S-13 and S...
Beginning today, Dextre, the Canadian Space Agency's (CSA) most dexterous robot is tackling new tasks. CSA is collaborating with NASA on a project called the Robotic Refueling Mission (RRM). The demonstration will use Dextre, the CSA's robotic handyman on board the International Space ...
Schilling Robotics, LLC, experts in subsea systems, announced today the order of HD ROV systems by Brazilian operator RRC Robotics Submarina. The order was for two (2) 150hp, 3,000m-rated HD™ ROV systems that are scheduled for delivery in the second quarter of 2012. These ROVs will be ...
SAN FRANCISCO, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Esurance, the direct-to-consumer personal car insurance company, is pleased to announce the "Road to Maker Faire Challenge Presented by Esurance." This competition invites burgeoning "makers" to enter their do-it-yourself (DIY) projects suit...
RedEye On Demand, a digital manufacturing service and business unit of Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS), has collaborated on a project with the Smithsonian to create one of the largest 3D-printed, museum-quality historical replicas in the world.
Over the course of the next several weeks, students from 94 high schools (78 from Ontario, 8 from Quebec, 2 from Alberta, 4 from the United States and 2 from Mexico) will take part in the FIRST Robotics Competition - the largest high school robotics competit...
NEW YORK, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Video games and real-life robotics are about to collide, as FIRST Robotics teams prepare to compete using Xbox 360 Kinect Controllers at the New York City FIRST® Robotics Competition, held on March 16-18, 2012 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Ce...
NEW YORK, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that The Home Depot Inc., the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer, has deployed the Harmonic Media Application Server (MAS) asset management platform and ProXplore™ media and workflow management application with a XenData arc...
iRobot Corp. (NASDAQ: IRBT), a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, received a $1.5 million order, funded by the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization (JIEDDO), for more than 100 of the company’s model 110 FirstLook™ robot...
PTC® (Nasdaq: PMTC) announced today it is continuing its support of the United States Department of Defense-sponsored STARBASE national youth program to deliver STEM learning opportunities to students in Georgia, Michigan and Minnesota. The program’s ...
NASHUA, N.H., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- VGo Communications, the leader in robotic telepresence, announced that Bern Terry has joined the company as Vice President of Sales, reporting to the CEO and President, Peter N. Vicars.  Mr. Terry will lead the company's sales efforts ...
Titan Medical Inc. ("the Company") (TSX VENTURE:TMD)(OTCQX:TITXF) announced today that it has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Clinique Generale-Beaulieu ("CGB"), a leading medical clinic based in Geneva, Switzerland.
BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
A three-team alliance from Grand Blanc, Auburn Hills and Lansing won the 2012 Kettering University FIRST Robotics District Competition Saturday in Flint. Grand Blanc's Team 2337, the Enginerds, joined with Auburn Hill's Team 33, the Killer Bees, and Lansing'...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies Corporation has released version 3.0 of its Actin software toolkit.  Actin provides advanced control tools and digital simulation for roboticists.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition winners were announced Thursday, March 1, at the Digital Media and Learning Conference. The Competition links designers, entrepreneurs, technologists and educators with leading business...
An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) design team led by Wei-Hsiang Lai, professor of aeronautics and astronautics and director of advanced propulsion and power system research center at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has innovated first turbo-jet robot ai...