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Upward trend in copper theft 'worrying' - TechCentral

2014-11-27
TechCentralUpward trend in copper theft 'worrying'TechCentralLosses to copper theft increased marginally to R13,2m in October, up from R13m the previous month, according to the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (Sacci's) Copper Theft Barometer. “This is the fifth monthly increase in the year and ...and more »

FCC to prevent phone companies from screwing over copper customers - Ars Technica

2014-11-21
Ars TechnicaFCC to prevent phone companies from screwing over copper customersArs TechnicaToday's vote is one of the first steps in planning for the discontinuation of the primarily copper-based Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). The PSTN is being replaced by Internet Protocol (IP)-based voice services that rely on network ...FCC Proposes Some Consumer Protections As They Inch Closer To Killing Off ...The ConsumeristFCC issues NPRM to protect businesses, consumers in IP, copper retirement ...FierceTelecomTelePacific Communications Endorses FCC's Adoption of Technology ...PR Web (press release)all 15 news articles »

Deer hunting technology helps man catch copper thief - WMC Action News 5

2014-11-10
Deer hunting technology helps man catch copper thiefWMC Action News 5He walked in the building and walked out with copper over his shoulder," said Irwin. An avid deer hunger, Irwin got the idea for the cameras because he set some up in the woods to send photos of deer to his phone. Irwin can even speak to intruders ...and more »

Agribiz: Net Irrigate combats copper theft, unveils WireRat 4.0 - Western Farm Press

2014-11-25
Agribiz: Net Irrigate combats copper theft, unveils WireRat 4.0Western Farm PressWireRat technology helps farmers protect valuable copper wire on pivot irrigation systems and other equipment by immediately sending alerts to a phone when a span cable is cut. The technology works with all brands of center pivots and requires no ...

DuPont Microcircuit Materials introduces pure copper conductive ink - ElectroIQ (blog)

2014-11-14
ElectroIQ (blog)DuPont Microcircuit Materials introduces pure copper conductive inkElectroIQ (blog)DuPont Microcircuit Materials introduced its first pure copper conductive ink for photonic curing, DuPont PE510 copper conductor. DuPont PE510 is a cost-effective alternative to silver conductor inks for a variety of possible applications and is the ...and more »

Aditya Birla to sell Mt Gordon copper mine in Australia - Mining Technology

2014-11-05
Aditya Birla to sell Mt Gordon copper mine in AustraliaMining TechnologyAditya Birla Minerals copper mining company is negotiating with a third party to sell its Mt Gordon copper mine in Australia. Mt Gordon mine is located in north-west Queensland, approximately 120km north of Mt Isa, which was targeted to produce 1.4 ...

NBN plans to roll out a quarter of Labor's model - The Australian (blog)

2014-11-27
NBN plans to roll out a quarter of Labor's modelThe Australian (blog)But the rollout plan is also expected to contain heavy qualifications that the technology mix could change — particularly given that talks with Telstra and Optus over copper and pay-TV cable networks have not been finalised and their condition won't ...and more »

Clean TeQ Holdings Limited (ASX:CLQ) Signs Copper Recovery MOU with ... - ABN Newswire (press release)

2014-11-19
ABN Newswire (press release)Clean TeQ Holdings Limited (ASX:CLQ) Signs Copper Recovery MOU with ...ABN Newswire (press release)Melbourne, Nov 20, 2014 (ABN Newswire) - Clean TeQ Holdings Limited ( ASX:CLQ) is pleased to announce it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Carbine Resources Limited ( ASX:CRB) for the use of the Clean-iX(R) technology to ...