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12 Feb 2014

Governor Corbett announces energy-efficiency, pollution-prevention grants to 134 small businesses

Governor Tom Corbett announced that the Department of Environmental Protection has awarded $ 996,713 in grants to help 134 small businesses across Pennsylvania invest in energy-efficiency or pollution-prevention projects. CTBR – News
5 Jan 2014

Android this week: Small Acer tablets; Pandora wakes you; Galaxy S 5 design ideas

It’s the weekend before the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show and I can’t ever remember more products being announced in this last run-up before the show. Take Acer’s news just on Friday, for example: The company introduced two
29 Dec 2013

Solar Leasing For Small Commercial Solar Projects

By Yann Brandt Residential and large commercial solar has grown by leaps and bounds by using third-party solar financing, such as the solar lease and power purchase agreement or ‘PPA.’  Within the residential sector, the sales process
29 Dec 2013

Solar Leasing For Small Commercial Solar Projects

By Yann Brandt Residential and large commercial solar has grown by leaps and bounds by using third-party solar financing, such as the solar lease and power purchase agreement or ‘PPA.’  Within the residential sector, the sales process
28 Dec 2013

What to expect from mobile networks in 2014: The 4G car, LTE Broadcast and small cells

2013 was largely a year of entrenchment in the U.S. mobile industry. Carriers expanded their 4G footprints geographically and added new capacity to meet the demands of an increasing number of LTE devices. But in 2014, we’re
19 Dec 2013

2014: The year AT&T’s mobile network goes small

For the last year, AT&T has been poking and prodding small cells in its labs and out in the wild. The tiny little base stations will allow AT&T to surgically insert capacity into its HSPA and LTE
26 Nov 2013

Germans Living In Small Cities Would Most Benefit From Electric Cars

One of the studies presented at EVS27* in Barcelona last week was a study regarding the segments of the German population that would most benefit (economically) from switching to an electric car. The study, conducted by Patrick Plötz and Till
23 Oct 2013

Record Year Blows United Kingdom Small Wind Installations Past 102MW

2012 turned out to be a huge year for small wind in the United Kingdom, as the industry nearly doubled in size to pass £105 million in total value. The record year of installations is creating economic
11 Sep 2013

AT&T promises to make its LTE phones interoperable with the small carriers

AT&T has given in to the growing pressure from the small operators and the Federal Communications Commission to support interoperability on LTE devices. That means that in the future the same phones and gadgets that work on
25 Aug 2013

ICYMI podcasts: Google’s big cloud and Samsung’s small smartwatch

Just how big is “big” data? A peek into that answer comes from Greg DeMichillie, director of product management for the Google Cloud Platform on our GigaOM Structure podcast this week. DeMichillie explains Google’s lessons learned from scaling