From the archives: Bobacious Tomfoolery with Bob & Tom
In 1985, a group calling itself Decency in Broadcasting led a boycott that resulted in some businesses pulling their ads. The boycott Before long, Metcalf was fielding calls from listeners who had suggestions for better ways for Griswold and ...
November 6, 2015
LG V10 review: Bigger, stronger, and better than the LG G4
Apple iMac with Retina 5K display - Core i5 3.5 GHz - 8 GB - 1 TB - LED 27" - English. 8.5. Apple iPhone 5C. 7.5 The camera, laser focus, and flash are all positioned above these center buttons. The IR blaster and one of the three mics isn't ...
November 5, 2015
MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL) reported third-quarter net income
the display of broadband video content in various electronic devices, such as cable and terrestrial and satellite set top boxes, DOCSIS data and voice gateways, hybrid analog and digital televisions, satellite low-noise blocker transponders or ...
November 5, 2015
In-situ Fabricator can move around building sites without human help
Zurich-based architects and roboticists have created the 'In-situ Fabricator', an autonomous construction robot capable of laying bricks into various structures. The robotic arm is fitted with lasers and sensors and can create 3D maps of sites within ...
October 22, 2015
Nurturing a future tech hub: South Florida efforts accelerate
While not scientific, it's an indicator of momentum in South Florida's effort to develop a thriving tech hub and startup ecosystem, a long-term project that is beginning to clock results. The past year's successes have included an explosion of ...
October 11, 2015
Russia, US agree on Syria; Iraqis won't seek Russian strikes
FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2015, file photo, a Russian SU-24M jet fighter armed with laser guided bombs takes off from a runaway at Hmeimim airbase in Syria. Russia and the United States signed an agreement Oct. 20 designed to minimize the risk of ...
October 20, 2015
From phone charging to household security: Six of the best techie lights
The LED lamp allows you to pick mood lighting and change between the colours green, blue and purple. To run alongside this there's a clock, an FM radio - with the option of pre-setting 10 stations, and it also comes with AUX In and USB port so you can ...
October 19, 2015
Out of the box impressions I was sent an evaluation unit from LG that came in a plain cardboard box, not a typical retail experience. The first thing that caught my attention when I took it out of the box was the feel of the stainless steel frame running along both sides of the LG V10. They are smooth with an angled design that has brushed steel on the upper portion and a glossy... For comparison, the iPhone 6s Plus weighs 172 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 weighs 171 grams. Specifications Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 1. 8 GHz hexa-core 64-bit Displays : 5. 7 inch Quantum IPS 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution, 513 ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Secondary 2. 1 inch IPS Quantum display 160 x 1040 pixels Operating... Dual 5 megapixel front-facing cameras, one with 80 degree lens and the other with 120 degrees Sensors : Rear fingerprint, proximity, motion, compass, gyro, barometer, Android Sensor Hub Wireless : Bluetooth 4. 1, 802. 11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi, GPS, NFC...
The Carlsbad, California-based company said it had profit of 3 cents per share . Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and stock option expense, came to 40 cents per share. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 33 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $95 million. For the current quarter ending in December, MaxLinear said it expects revenue in the range of $95 million to $100 million. MaxLinear shares have climbed 77 percent since the beginning of the year. (NYSE:MXL) opened trading today as $16. 39 and is trading in the range of 13. 02-16. 40 today. MaxLinear’s current market cap stands at $987. 33 Million. Compared to other peers in the Semiconductor – Integrated Circuits sector, MaxLinear has outperformed in terms of quarterly revenue growth year over year at 0. 99 vs. the industry average of 0. 13. MaxLinear is currently covered by 8 Wall Street... The current quarter EPS consensus estimate is. 32 with revenue estimates of 94. 50M. Sales are expected to grow at a 191. 00% rate. MaxLinear reported actual earnings last quarter of 0. 40 which beat the 0. 34 consensus estimate, a 17. 60% surprise.
Super-robot can move around construction sites and arrange bricks without any human help The robotic arm is fitted with a laser range finder used to build 3D maps This map helps the robot navigate around a construction site unaided It is also... Zurich-based architects and roboticists have created the 'In-situ Fabricator', an autonomous construction robot capable of laying bricks into various structures. The robotic arm is fitted with lasers and sensors and can create 3D maps of sites within minutes. Called Hadrian, it can lay 1,000 bricks and hour and work around the clock - and could apparently build 150 homes a year. A 3D computer-aided design (CAD) is used to work out the shape of the house or structure required, and the robot then calculates where each brick should go. . It can even leave spaces for wiring and plumbing, and scans and cuts the bricks if they...