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Daily Mirror
Cryptographer Claude Shannon's 100th birthday marked with Google Doodlefamed for never taking himself too seriously. A world-class prankster and jugg
Cryptographer Claude Shannon's 100th birthday marked with Google Doodle
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
famed for never taking himself too seriously. A world-class prankster and juggler, he was often spotted in the halls of Bell Labs on a unicycle, and invented such devices as the rocket-powered frisbee and flame-throwing trumpet. The Google... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Claude Shannon: The juggling father of the information age who coined the term 'bit'in 1940. During the Second World War, he designed equipment to intercept V1 an
Claude Shannon: The juggling father of the information age who coined the term 'bit'
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in 1940. During the Second World War, he designed equipment to intercept V1 and V2 missiles and in Axis code-breaking and while working at Bell Labs, he is believed to have met codebreaker Alan Turing, though there is no record of their... Read more
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National Geographic
Five Small Animals That Messed With Big ScienceIn the 1960s, physicists Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson were trying to use a 20
Five Small Animals That Messed With Big Science
National Geographic / Posted yesterday
In the 1960s, physicists Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson were trying to use a 20-foot antenna at Bell Labs in New Jersey to map radio signals in the spaces between galaxies. Despite taking many steps to weed out background noise, the pair kept hearing... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Inventor, family man leaves legacy of love47 years, until she passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2000. For more than
Inventor, family man leaves legacy of love
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
47 years, until she passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2000. For more than 30 years, Samuel Kandel worked for AT&T at Bell Labs, the research and development arm that is credited with some of the biggest computing and electronics inventions of... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Sightseeing in Northern Michigan: Claude Shannonsense of humor and often lost in thought.” Keith says, “Lots of stories about
Sightseeing in Northern Michigan: Claude Shannon
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
sense of humor and often lost in thought.” Keith says, “Lots of stories about him riding his unicycle down the hallways of Bell Labs while he's juggling as he's thinking. People enjoyed him.” This Saturday Claude Shannon would have turned 100... Read more
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NJ Biz
A guide to New Jersey startupsis unique to innovation: Innovation is all about the people and NJ is home to a
A guide to New Jersey startups
NJ Biz / Posted 7 days ago
is unique to innovation: Innovation is all about the people and NJ is home to a lot of smart people. We were the home to Bell Labs where over 4000 individuals worked together to invent things like HDTV, The transistor, Unix, and the Laser. A lot... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Here Comes the SunRobert A Heinlein said, "It's raining soup. Grab a bucket." Finding the right
Here Comes the Sun
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 10 days ago
Robert A Heinlein said, "It's raining soup. Grab a bucket." Finding the right bucket has been a century-long project. When Bell Labs demonstrated the first practical silicon solar cell in 1954, it converted about six percent of the light energy... Read more
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Business Wire
NI Announces World’s First mmWave Software Defined Radio to Help Speed 5G Researchsystem has been a key research platform for our mmWave research,” said Tod Size
NI Announces World’s First mmWave Software Defined Radio to Help Speed 5G Research
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
system has been a key research platform for our mmWave research,” said Tod Sizer, head of mobile radio research for Nokia Bell Labs. “The platform delivers the right combination of hardware and software necessary to expedite our research and has... Read more
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NJ Biz
A guide to New Jersey startupsis unique to innovation: Innovation is all about the people and NJ is home to a
A guide to New Jersey startups
NJ Biz / Posted 11 days ago
is unique to innovation: Innovation is all about the people and NJ is home to a lot of smart people. We were the home to Bell Labs where over 4000 individuals worked together to invent things like HDTV, The transistor, Unix, and the Laser. A lot... Read more
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Cellular-News.com
Demand for a Digital Future Anywhere Can Only Partially Be Met By Networks in 2020trends. Across the study's five identified application areas: - streaming, com
Demand for a Digital Future Anywhere Can Only Partially Be Met By Networks in 2020
Cellular-News.com / Posted 12 days ago
trends. Across the study's five identified application areas: - streaming, computing, storing, gaming and communicating - Bell Labs Consulting found that audio and video streaming will be the highest contributors to the increased traffic demand in... Read more
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AdWeek
3 Reasons Agencies Struggle to Truly Invent and What They Can Do to Change Thatthese organizations have driven corporate growth, developing many of the fundam
3 Reasons Agencies Struggle to Truly Invent and What They Can Do to Change That
AdWeek / Posted 13 days ago
these organizations have driven corporate growth, developing many of the fundamental inventions that run modern life—Bell Labs and the transistor, RCA and color television, GE and MRI technology, etc. In the process, R&D has become the... Read more
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The Register
5G is looming, but network innovations are needed far more urgentlylike virtualization and HetNet, in the desperate bid to keep up with capacity,
5G is looming, but network innovations are needed far more urgently
The Register / Posted 13 days ago
like virtualization and HetNet, in the desperate bid to keep up with capacity, coverage and efficiency demands. Nokia’s Bell Labs’ R&D unit published a report this week warning that the capacity of mobile and Wi-Fi networks is not growing nearly... Read more
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Business Wire
Accenture and Nokia to Help Companies Accelerate Transition to Digital NetworksNokia Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and thi
Accenture and Nokia to Help Companies Accelerate Transition to Digital Networks
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Nokia Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. Powered by the innovation of Bell Labs and Nokia Technologies, the company is at the forefront of creating and licensing the technologies that are... Read more
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NJ Biz
Colliers to lead leasing efforts for Bell Works retail spacehired as the exclusive retail leasing agent for Bell Works, the 2 million-squar
Colliers to lead leasing efforts for Bell Works retail space
NJ Biz / Posted 19 days ago
hired as the exclusive retail leasing agent for Bell Works, the 2 million-square-foot redevelopment project at the former Bell Labs complex in Holmdel. In a news release, the real estate services firm said it has been retained by Somerset... Read more
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Ars Technica
OK, panic—newly evolved ransomware is bad news for everyonesaid Kevin Kelly, the CEO of LGS Innovations. His security company formed as a
OK, panic—newly evolved ransomware is bad news for everyone
Ars Technica / Posted 23 days ago
said Kevin Kelly, the CEO of LGS Innovations. His security company formed as a spinoff of the federal research arm for Bell Labs. "The reality is that most of the attack vectors are administrative vulnerabilities that creative and talented... Read more
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Digi Times
Nokia launches headcount reductions as part of global synergy and transformation programNokiaNokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and thing
Nokia launches headcount reductions as part of global synergy and transformation program
Digi Times / Posted 24 days ago
NokiaNokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. Powered by the innovation of Bell Labs and Nokia Technologies, the company is at the forefront of creating and licensing the technologies that are... Read more
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NJ Biz
Former glass factory to be reborn as residential, retail 'Main Street'Development is the master developer of The Glassworks, as well as the firm behi
Former glass factory to be reborn as residential, retail 'Main Street'
NJ Biz / Posted 25 days ago
Development is the master developer of The Glassworks, as well as the firm behind the massive redevelopment of the former Bell Labs complex in nearby Holmdel. “The Glassworks is an opportunity to create something great from what has become a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Google’s head of ads and commerce is coming to Disrupt NYGoogle, Sridhar was a Director of Engineering for the analytics platform at E.p
Google’s head of ads and commerce is coming to Disrupt NY
TechCrunch / Posted 26 days ago
Google, Sridhar was a Director of Engineering for the analytics platform at E.piphany. He also held research positions at Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, and Bell Communications Research (Bellcore). Sridhar earned a bachelor’s degree in computer... Read more
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Quartz
Inside the 122-year-old company that makes sure our electronics don’t blow up our homesto put the door in a furnace, and after an hour or so, we’ll see if it can with
Inside the 122-year-old company that makes sure our electronics don’t blow up our homes
Quartz / Posted 26 days ago
to put the door in a furnace, and after an hour or so, we’ll see if it can withstand all that fire,” Drengenberg said.Like Bell Labs, but for setting things on fire UL employees over 12,000 people, tests roughly 20,000 products at offices in 46... Read more
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Philly.com
Taking Upper Merion lessons to MontanaGianforte and classmates there for spectacular summer hiking. As soon as Gianf
Taking Upper Merion lessons to Montana
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
Gianforte and classmates there for spectacular summer hiking. As soon as Gianforte had the money - after Stevens Techand Bell Labs, after he built and sold his first company in New Jersey - he moved to Bozeman, where he built the cloud-computing... Read more
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iTWire
43rd anniversary of the first cellular phone call by Martin Cooperthere were car phones before that, but this was a ‘real’ cellular telephone, an
43rd anniversary of the first cellular phone call by Martin Cooper
iTWire / Posted 28 days ago
there were car phones before that, but this was a ‘real’ cellular telephone, and there was a race between Motorola and Bell Labs’ Joel Engel, with both trying to win the race to make the first cellular phone call possible. As many readers... Read more
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The Inyo Register
April 3)the war effort. 1973 – Martin Cooper of Motorola makes the first handheld mobi
April 3)
The Inyo Register / Posted 28 days ago
the war effort. 1973 – Martin Cooper of Motorola makes the first handheld mobile phone call to Joel S. Engel of Bell Labs, though it took ten years for the DynaTAC 8000X to become the first such phone to be commercially released. 1974 –... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Sweet sounds: Oklahoma City kindie-pop duo Sugar Free Allstars explore a slew of sonic influences on new self-titled albumhave a running list of the similar behaviors, and it is amazingly long,” Martin
Sweet sounds: Oklahoma City kindie-pop duo Sugar Free Allstars explore a slew of sonic influences on new self-titled album
The Oklahoman / Posted 30 days ago
have a running list of the similar behaviors, and it is amazingly long,” Martin added. The Allstars returned to Norman's Bell Labs, where the Flaming Lips often lay down tracks, to record their new self-titled effort, with former Chainsaw Kitten... Read more
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TechCrunch
Apply now for Include Office Hours with Sequoia Capitalto the founders and Eric Schmidt. Before Google, Bill was co-founder and CEO of
Apply now for Include Office Hours with Sequoia Capital
TechCrunch / Posted a month ago
to the founders and Eric Schmidt. Before Google, Bill was co-founder and CEO of Entrisphere (ERIC). Earlier, he was VP of Bell Labs’ Computing Sciences Research Center where C, C++, Unix, Plan 9, and Inferno were created. Bill has held adjunct and... Read more
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Business Wire
Trends in Digital Power Conversion AC-DC Power Supplies and DC-DC Modules: Worldwide Forecasts, Market Drivers and Commercial Developments 2015Altair - Amazon - Analog Devices - Apple - Architects of Modern Power - Ar
Trends in Digital Power Conversion AC-DC Power Supplies and DC-DC Modules: Worldwide Forecasts, Market Drivers and Commercial Developments 2015
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
Altair - Amazon - Analog Devices - Apple - Architects of Modern Power - Artesyn Embedded Power - Astec Power - Bell Labs - Braemar Energy Ventures - Broadcom - CUI Inc. - Cam Semi - Chalmers University of Technology - Cisco -... Read more

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