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Aerojet Rocketdyne Successfully Tests Thrust Chamber Assembly Using Copper ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

2014-10-17
Aerojet Rocketdyne Successfully Tests Thrust Chamber Assembly Using Copper ...GlobeNewswire (press release)... NEWSWIRE) -- NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, successfully completed a series of hot-fire tests on an advanced rocket engine Thrust Chamber Assembly (TCA) using copper alloy additive manufacturing technology.and more »

Texas Instruments announces 22B copper wire bond technology units shipped - ElectroIQ (blog)

2014-10-14
Texas Instruments announces 22B copper wire bond technology units shippedElectroIQ (blog)Texas Instruments today announced it has shipped more than 22 billion units of copper wire bonding technology from its internal assembly sites and is now in production for major high reliability applications including automotive and industrial. The ...TI demonstrates leadership in copper wire bonding technology with more than ...Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)all 3 news articles »

BT touts copper-boosting 1Gbps G.Fast broadband technology - V3.co.uk

2014-09-25
Telecoms.comBT touts copper-boosting 1Gbps G.Fast broadband technologyV3.co.ukBT has unveiled a new technology it is testing that could significantly boost the speed of copper broadband networks far beyond anything available today. The technology is called G.Fast and in trials it has shown that speeds of 1Gbps, mixing download ...Could ultrafast broadband over copper speed the rollout of gigabit internet?TechRepublic (blog)BT testing 800Mbps broadband over fiber to the curb, copper to the homeArs TechnicaBT claims G.fast 1Gbps via fibre-copper mixTelecoms.comRegister -TechWeekEurope UK -HEXUSall 37 news articles »

Bugs join robots to overcome global copper shortage - Livemint

2014-10-15
LivemintBugs join robots to overcome global copper shortageLivemintTotal copper production in 2013 was 13.8 million tonnes. The push for new technologies and ideas comes at a time when copper producers face a global deficit of 296,433 tonnes in the first half of this year, according to the World Bureau of Metal ...and more »

New Technological Survey Exposes Massive Copper Deposit - Yahoo!7 News

2014-09-10
New Technological Survey Exposes Massive Copper DepositYahoo!7 NewsVANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the copper markets perk up, risk-averse investors are looking to junior explorers with low political risk, good geology and strong management teams. Global X Copper Miners ETF is ...and more »

Envious of fiber broadband? Help is on the way for copper users - PCWorld

2014-10-17
PCWorldEnvious of fiber broadband? Help is on the way for copper usersPCWorldA technology that delivers broadband speeds over copper lines at a speed comparable to fiber is gaining momentum. Telekom Austria said this week it had connected the first subscriber in the world to its domestic network with G.fast, which offers data ...

Is your Ethernet fast enough? Four new speeds are in the works - Good Gear Guide

2014-10-19
Is your Ethernet fast enough? Four new speeds are in the worksGood Gear GuideThe EA's annual Technology Exploration Forum is a venue for discussing the kinds of technical details that many participants will go on to debate in various task groups of the IEEE 802.3 Working Group, which sets the official standards for Ethernet ...and more »

Copper's not dead yet: Superfast broadband trials in BT's G.fast lab - Recombu

2014-10-16
Copper's not dead yet: Superfast broadband trials in BT's G.fast labRecombuBT has been busy rolling out superfast broadband to millions of premises across the UK. But what happens next? How far can the old copper technology be pushed? Regular readers will know that BT is making FTTC (Fibre to the Cabinet) broadband ...