Science

For U.S. investors sour on Apple, buying Samsung is tricky

For U.S. investors sour on Apple, buying Samsung is tricky

Published 24/01/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. retail investors who have gone sour on Apple Inc after the drubbing the stock has been taking may want to [more…]

Social media dispute resolution stumps some companies

Social media dispute resolution stumps some companies

Published 17/01/2013

(Reuters) - If HBO cuts out on you in the middle of the latest "Girls" episode, and you have Charter Communications Inc as your cable [more…]

Eli Lilly settles Mass. pregnancy drug-cancer case

Eli Lilly settles Mass. pregnancy drug-cancer case

Published 10/01/2013

BOSTON — Eli Lilly and Co. has settled a lawsuit brought by four sisters who contended their breast cancer was caused by a drug their [more…]

‘Smart’ potty or dumb idea? Wacky gadgets at CES

‘Smart’ potty or dumb idea? Wacky gadgets at CES

Published 10/01/2013

LAS VEGAS — From the iPotty for toddlers to the 1,600-pound mechanical spider and the host of glitch-ridden "smart" TVs, the International CES show is [more…]

DNA pioneer James Watson takes aim at “cancer establishments”

DNA pioneer James Watson takes aim at “cancer establishments”

Published 09/01/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A day after an exhaustive national report on cancer found the United States is making only slow progress against the disease, [more…]

Texas company: Microwave keeps bread mold at bay

Texas company: Microwave keeps bread mold at bay

Published 08/01/2013

LUBBOCK, Texas — Attention, bread shoppers: A Texas company could have the answer to some consumers' unwelcome discovery that just-purchased loaves contain mold.

MicroZap Inc. [more…]

ABK does everything from tracking inmates to helping on-call plumbers

ABK does everything from tracking inmates to helping on-call plumbers

Published 08/01/2013

EVANSVILLE — Danny Koester's ABK Alarm & Tracking — known for its capability to track offenders electronically every 10 seconds for court systems in the [more…]

Texas company: Microwave process keeps bread mold at bay

Texas company: Microwave process keeps bread mold at bay

Published 08/01/2013

Attention, bread shoppers: A Texas company could have the answer to some consumers' unwelcome discovery that just-purchased loaves contain mold.MicroZap Inc. claims its technology allows [more…]

Bucshon appointed chair of Science, Space and Technology subcommittee

Bucshon appointed chair of Science, Space and Technology subcommittee

Published 08/01/2013

Republican U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon -- a member of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee -- will chair the panel's subcommittee on research and [more…]

Sony mulls battery unit sale in push toward core electronics

Sony mulls battery unit sale in push toward core electronics

Published 08/01/2013

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Sony Corp is considering the sale of its battery business but has made no decision yet, Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai said [more…]