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The Economic Times
Gas from seawater? Google’s idea factory, in search of profitsefforts played a role in creating some of the 20th century's most significant i
Gas from seawater? Google’s idea factory, in search of profits
The Economic Times / Posted 22 hours ago
efforts played a role in creating some of the 20th century's most significant innovations. For instance, Bell Labs, then a division of AT&T, invented the transistor, the foundation of modern electronics. But in many cases these... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Audio File: What's old is newthe engineering crop will be crafting a solution for them on the ground. This
Audio File: What's old is new
Colorado Daily / Posted 4 days ago
the engineering crop will be crafting a solution for them on the ground. This type of environment existed in the '30s at Bell Labs — minus the space travel, of course. Different type of science but a similar best-of-the-best approach to solving... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
OFFSHORING Fear for public coffers emergescenter and other white-collar workers. Charles Burch, 51, who has been a compu
OFFSHORING Fear for public coffers emerges
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
center and other white-collar workers. Charles Burch, 51, who has been a computer programmer for AT & amp;T Corp. and Bell Labs, said he'd be quick to sign up a refresher course, though he's unsure it would help. He's been burning through... Read more
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NJ Biz
iCIMS signs lease for new home at Bell Workssoftware solutions company iCIMS, on Wednesday. The event was held in the atri
iCIMS signs lease for new home at Bell Works
NJ Biz / Posted 5 days ago
software solutions company iCIMS, on Wednesday. The event was held in the atrium of the 2 million-square-foot former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel. In his address, iCIMS CEO Colin Day called his company’s relocation a personal... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers designing system so cellphones, laptops, other wireless devices can help nab radio-frequency thievesKurt Derr with the Idaho National Laboratory; and Milind Buddhikot, distinguish
Engineers designing system so cellphones, laptops, other wireless devices can help nab radio-frequency thieves
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Kurt Derr with the Idaho National Laboratory; and Milind Buddhikot, distinguished member of technical staff with Nokia Bell Labs in New Jersey. Explore further:New DARPA challenge is looking for innovative approaches to adaptive,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel lands tenantin Holmdel — enough room to house 2,000 employees, the company said Monday. Th
Former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel lands tenant
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
in Holmdel — enough room to house 2,000 employees, the company said Monday. The move gives the developer of the former Bell Labs site an anchor tenant in its bid to return the abandoned property to a hub for innovation. ICIMS and Somerset... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel lands tenantin Holmdel - enough room to house 2,000 employees, the company said Monday. Th
Former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel lands tenant
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
in Holmdel - enough room to house 2,000 employees, the company said Monday. The move gives the developer of the former Bell Labs site an anchor tenant in its bid to return the abandoned property to a hub for innovation. ICIMS and Somerset... Read more
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FierceTelecom
AT&T Western Electric arm's president Procknow passes away at 93an antitrust case with the U.S. government by agreeing to give up its local pho
AT&T Western Electric arm's president Procknow passes away at 93
FierceTelecom / Posted 7 days ago
an antitrust case with the U.S. government by agreeing to give up its local phone companies while keeping Western Electric, Bell Labs and a long-distance phone business that it would help Western Electric compete. "We're not afraid at all," he said... Read more
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The Register
Happy 50th birthday, optical fibres for telecomswho was trying to make plastic optical waveguides. Kao and other researchers –
Happy 50th birthday, optical fibres for telecoms
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
who was trying to make plastic optical waveguides. Kao and other researchers – the IEEE singles out Rudolf Kompfner at Bell Labs – knew it was impurities in the glass that were the problem. Their paths diverged when Kompfner looked at the best... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Asim Haque looking to bring steady hand to PUCOraised on the Far East Side by parents who are immigrants from India. His fathe
Asim Haque looking to bring steady hand to PUCO
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
raised on the Far East Side by parents who are immigrants from India. His father is a retired physicist who worked at Bell Labs, a precursor to AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent, which was recently acquired by Nokia. Haque’s mother is a doctor. Asked... Read more
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Boston Globe
Watch out: The AI bulls are running againapplications.” And 30 years before that, in the summer of 1956, academics and
Watch out: The AI bulls are running again
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
applications.” And 30 years before that, in the summer of 1956, academics and researchers from Harvard, IBM, and Bell Labs gathered on the campus of Dartmouth College to spend the summer making “a significant advance” on building... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
NASA’s Bold Bet on Juno Expected to Pay Dividendsled to huge, billion-dollar industries. The invention of the transistor in 194
NASA’s Bold Bet on Juno Expected to Pay Dividends
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
led to huge, billion-dollar industries. The invention of the transistor in 1947, which grew out of research efforts at Bell Labs, sparked the electronics industry. ARPANET, an early project of the Pentagon’s research organization, evolved into... Read more
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NJ Biz
Bell Works lands N.Y. communications firm, two other tenantsThree more companies have signed leases to move to the former Bell Labs complex
Bell Works lands N.Y. communications firm, two other tenants
NJ Biz / Posted 20 days ago
Three more companies have signed leases to move to the former Bell Labs complex in Holmdel, owner Somerset Development announced Tuesday. New York City-based communications solutions company MetTel highlights the three new tenants at the facility... Read more
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Slate
Video Conferencing Makes Us Self-Conscious, Distracted, and SuspiciousVideo Conferencing Is the WorstIt makes us self-conscious, distracted, and susp
Video Conferencing Makes Us Self-Conscious, Distracted, and Suspicious
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
Video Conferencing Is the WorstIt makes us self-conscious, distracted, and suspicious. Why do we do it? In 1964, AT&T’s Bell Labs debuted a prototype of the first video phone service at the World’s Fair in New York. The Picturephone, which was... Read more
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NJ Biz
A tradition of technology: Bell Works turning into hotbed of software, tech firmsIn less than a year, Somerset Development has attracted a half-dozen software a
A tradition of technology: Bell Works turning into hotbed of software, tech firms
NJ Biz / Posted 27 days ago
In less than a year, Somerset Development has attracted a half-dozen software and technology firms to the former Bell Labs complex in Holmdel. While that may seem like an obvious fit, Ralph Zucker says it wasn’t by design. “We, early on, did not... Read more
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The Washington Times
Next president shouldn’t be a mad scientistengines of private sector innovation flourished under the hand of government. U
Next president shouldn’t be a mad scientist
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
engines of private sector innovation flourished under the hand of government. Universities raked in government grants. Bell Labs blossomed because AT&T enjoyed status as government protected monopoly. But the research world has long since been... Read more

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