The US Navy has put out a call for small and "nano-sized", vertical take-off and landing unmanned air systems (UAS) for use by Marine infantry units to collect battlefield intelligence.Col Eldon Metzger, the navy’s small tactical UAS...Show More Summary
By Sarita Pereira: In January 2008, Tata Motors (NYSE:TTM) showcased the Nano, the world's most affordable car costing $2,500 (INR100,000, $1=INR40). Nano's journey since then has not been easy. Project site shifting In 2008, the project site had to be shifted from Singur in West Bengal to Sanand in Gujarat due to local protests in Singur. Show More Summary
DARPA is hosting a webinar on September 9 to discuss “Atoms to Product” [PDF]: “Many common materials exhibit unique and very uncommon physical characteristics when fabricated into nanometer scale particles, i.e., dimensions near the size of atoms. Show More Summary
new US eshop sales: Abyss - $1.49 Chasing Aurora - $3.99 Nano Assault Neo - $7.49 I'd recommend Nano Assault as a nice twin stick shooter. — curbles (@curbles) August 21, 2014
Eight Ebola patients in Nigeria will be treated with an experimental drug called Nano Silver, the Nigerian minister of health said, according to news reports. In any case, it's highly unlikely the medicine has ever been tested against Ebola in nonhuman animals, experts say. Show More Summary
Researchers at UC Santa Cruz have developed a new approach for studying single molecules and nanoparticles by combining electrical and optical measurements on an integrated chip-based platform. In a paper published July 9 in Nano Letters, the researchers reported using the device to distinguish viruses from similarly-sized nanoparticles with 100 percent fidelity. read more
AMHERST, Mass. – A team of materials chemists, polymer scientists, device physicists and others at the University of Massachusetts Amherst today report a breakthrough technique for controlling molecular assembly of nanoparticles over...Show More Summary
A deal that probably won’t last until lunch time in the US from 9to5Toys.com: Today Staples is offering deep discounts on current generation iPods. 16GB iPod nano (7th Gen) for only $114 (Reg. $149) 32GB iPod touch for only $214 (Reg. $299) 64GB iPod touch (5th Gen) $289 (Reg. $399) 2GB iPod shuffle for only $29 […]
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 30, 2014 4:30 PM ET Executives Claire McAdams - Investor Relations Tim Stultz - President and Chief Executive Officer Ronald Kisling - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Mahesh...Show More Summary
Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Gunnar Counselman, CEO of Fidelis Education. The post went through PandoDaily’s usual editorial process and Mr Counselman was not paid for his work. Between Udacity’s launch of Nano Degrees, General...Show More Summary
Scientists at the University of Iowa have developed a vaccine that combats dust mite allergies by naturally switching off the body's immune response. It's welcome news for the millions of people who suffer from mite-induced breathing difficulties. Read more...
$30, and your phone becomes waterproof, or, rather, "Anti-wet". Any takers? Impervious is an invisible nano spray with molecules 1000x smaller than a human hair with super-hydrophobic properties.
TweetOne supposes the great Apple Costco Spat of Aught-Ten is over, seeing as you can walk right in to Costco #144 and score an iPod Touch or Nano or, soon enough, an iPad Air or Mini or whatnot. Apparently Canadian Costcos are getting iPhones now but supplies will be spotty in the U.S. depending on region and [...]
A newly produced material is believed to be the "blackest" ever created. Vantablack is a pure carbon coating and absorbs 99.96 percent of incident radiation (solar energy as it hits the material's surface). Manufacturer Surrey NanoSystems...Show More Summary
A group of Oxford University scientists have accidentally created a new display technology -- one that could enable a new era of smart glasses, bendable displays and even artificial retinas. The team refers to its discovery as 'nano-pixels;' it's a...
Nano Fossil Fuel Technology (NFFT) said it has been helping companies reduce fuel consumption, reduce pollution output and save bottom-line dollars for more than 30 years.
Well, things are getting interesting. Just two days after I decided to ignore most public opinion polls except for Nanos Research polls, that very company has come out with a new poll in the Toronto mayoral race.The results put JohnShow More Summary
Looking for smooth feet this summer? Emjoi's Micro-Pedi Nano is the perfect beauty gadget to save those tootsies. Keep feet from cracking and smooth out your callouses with the Micro-Pedi Nano Callous Remover.
Squid tentacles are loaded with hundreds of suction cups, or suckers, and each sucker has a ring of razor-sharp "teeth" that help these mighty predators latch onto and take down prey. In a study published in the journal ACS Nano, researchers...Show More Summary
A new research project (PneumoNP) is aimed at tackling antibiotic resistance in respiratory tract infections via the use of inhalable nanotherapeutic compounds. Funded under the FP7 programme by the European Commission, the 4-year long...Show More Summary