Fujitsu and Escrit Launch Multidimensional Analysis System for Bridal Industry

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Tokyo (November 8, 2010) – Fujitsu Limited and Escrit Inc. today announced the joint-development of a multidimensional analysis system using the Software as a Service (SaaS)-based SAP® BusinessObjects BI OnDemand business intelligence solution, provided by Fujitsu, in Japan. The new system will begin operation starting November 5, 2010. By employing the new service to perform... Read More

Kengo Kuma Wins Design Competition for Victoria and Albert Museum’s Outpost in Dundee

VA Museum Dundee Building Design

DUNDEE (November 03, 2010) – The Japanese architectural practice Kengo Kuma & Associates has been named the winner of the design competition for the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum Building in Dundee, Scotland. Kengo Kuma led one of six proposals shortlisted in an international competition to find a design team to develop a landmark building that will house the... Read More

Naperville, IL Announces Logo Design Contest for its Smart Grid Initiative

NAPERVILLE, ILL. (November 02, 2010) – The City of Naperville is has announced a design contest for budding artists and designers to create the Naperville Smart Grid Initiative logo. Entries are being accepted now through Wednesday, December 1, 2010. The smart grid initiative is an investment in Naperville’s city-owned utility to modernize the electric grid using the latest... Read More

Master Sand Sculptors to descend upon Fort Myers Beach for 24th Annual American SandSculpting Championship

FORT MYERS BEACH, FL (November 02, 2010) – The pristine, sugary white sand of Fort Myers Beach, Fla., once again will draw master sand sculptors from around the globe for the 24th Annual American SandSculpting Championship and Beach Festival on Nov. 10-14, 2010. Competition will be keen as 17 master sand sculptors who together hold at least 35 world titles descend upon the... Read More

Stanford Students Design Recyclable Laptop with Autodesk Software

Students Design Recyclable Laptop Using Autodesk Inventor

(SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct 29, 2010) – Autodesk, Inc. has named a class of Stanford University graduate students as Autodesk Inventor of the Month for October for developing a prototype of the recyclable Bloom laptop. The Bloom laptop is the project of a team of students from Stanford and Finland’s Aalto University who were given the task to create a recyclable consumer... Read More

Gretchen Jones Wins Season Eight of Project Runway

Project Runway Season 8 Winner Gretchen Jones

(LOS ANGELES, October 29, 2010) – After the toughest judges’ deliberation in Project Runway history, Northwest-based designer Gretchen Jones has been named the winner of Season Eight of Project Runway. Narrowly beating out fellow designers Mondo Guerra and Andy South, Jones ultimately won with her bohemian inspired, fashion-forward collection that won the praise of... Read More

Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Launches New Logo

New WTA Logo

DOHA, QATAR (October 24, 2010) – The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA), the world’s leading global sport for women with a storied 37-year history, launched a new logo on . The new mark is designed to serve as a distinctive and modern reminder of the captivating athleticism and excitement that has driven the international popularity and growth of women’s professional... Read More

Area Rugs Introduced That Aid Heat Retention and Insulation for Homes During Winter Months

(LOS ANGELES, CA Oct. 24) – With cold weather approaching fast, many homeowners will soon be facing higher energy bills in order to keep the house at a warmer, more comfortable temperature. In terms of energy usage, winter months are often the most demanding. The good news is that new and improved energy efficient insulation for windows and doors can go a long way in reducing... Read More

Life Becomes Art: Cancer Survivor Awarded Top Prize in 2010 Oncology On Canvas Art Competition

Oncology on Canvas 2010 Winning Entry

(INDIANAPOLIS, October 20, 2010) – Following her lung cancer diagnosis, a woman who had spent nearly 30 years in nursing felt as if her life had been “cut up, rearranged and become a different picture.” An amateur artist, Annette Zalewski, of Peoria, Ariz., sought to express her cancer journey on canvas by using a cut-up painting technique for the first time.... Read More

Fujitsu Announces 360-Degree 3D Imaging Technology for Automotive Designers

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(Sunnyvale, Cali. / Detroit, Mich., October 19, 2010) – Fujitsu Semiconductor America, Inc. (FSA) today announced the commercial availability of a breakthrough 3D imaging technology that provides a complete, 360-degree view of a vehicle’s surroundings. The Fujitsu 360-degree Wrap-Around Video Imaging Technology is available as a toolset for automotive system designers and... Read More