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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    An analysis of the economic impact of the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority's (NELHA) ocean science and technology park at Keahole Point found that the park is generating a significantly larger impact than previously reported. The Economic Research Organization at the University of Hawaii (UHERO) completed the assessment for NELHA. Total expenditures from businesses at NELHA were $81.0 million, of which about $50 million was paid to Hawaii entities in 2010. Using type II multipliers from the state's input-output model, ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    In Canada police report online dating scams are on the rise. Earlier this year the FBI in the U.S. sent out a warning about dating scams. And, a 2011 study in England found 200,000 people were victims of online dating scams. ... read more

Monday, June 11, 2012

  • Posted at 5:10 PM
    Verizon Wireless has launched the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network on the island of Kauai. With the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, customers can use their 4G LTE wireless devices on Kauai to surf the Web, listen to music, stream live video, take advantage of thousands of applications, and stay in touch with family and friends, all with speeds up to 10 times faster than before. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:54 PM
    Verizon Wireless has expanded the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network on the Big Island. The expanded 4G LTE network enables customers in more parts of the Big Island to use their wireless devices to surf the Web, listen to music, stream live video, take advantage of thousands of applications, and stay in touch with family and friends, all with speeds up to 10 times faster than before. Verizon Wireless 4G LTE service is currently available in Hilo, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:11 AM
    Several technologists from Texas Instruments (NASDAQ: TXN) (TI) will share research and insight on semiconductor advancements shaping future applications this week at the 2012 Symposium on VLSI Technology. "TI's comprehensive research and development activities are addressing some of the electronic industry's most challenging problems," said Ajith Amerasekera, director of TI's Kilby Labs and the 2012 VLSI Symposium Chair. "Several TI speakers at this year's VLSI Symposium will outline how TI is shaping the power, performance and integration of electronics to enable ... read more

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Monday, June 4, 2012

  • Hawaii Gets Funds For Distributed Energy Systems At NELHA --- KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, May 30, 2012
    Posted at 4:33 PM
    The Island of Hawaii will receive more than $400,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to fund the development and deployment of distributed energy systems at the Hawaii Ocean Science and Technology Park (HOST Park) in Kailua-Kona, which is run by the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA). The funds will be used to analyze how advanced energy technologies could improve energy performance at HOST Park with the development of a small micro-grid and provide related updates to ... read more

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

  • Hawaii Gets Funds For Distributed Energy Systems At NELHA --- KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, May 30, 2012
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    The Island of Hawaii will receive more than $400,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to fund the development and deployment of distributed energy systems at the Hawaii Ocean Science and Technology Park (HOST Park) in Kailua-Kona, which is run by the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA). The funds will be used to analyze how advanced energy technologies could improve energy performance at HOST Park with the development of a small micro-grid and provide related updates to ... read more

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

  • Posted at 10:46 AM
    Hawaii-based internet retailer of household pet products, MP Enterprises Incorporated, today introduced a new e-commerce Web site, aimed at providing pet owners with a faster, more convenient shopping experience: www.Pet-Care101.com. Products sold on www.Pet-Care101.com include a wide range of items from Agility Equipment, Beds, Cat Litter Boxes, Fences, Treats, Toys, Feeders & Fountains, Carriers, Flea Control and more. The Web site caters to the owners of dogs, cats, small household pets and aquatic animals, but looks forward to expanding its ... read more

Thursday, May 17, 2012

  • Posted at 4:45 AM
    Although they offer the largest selection of vacation rentals in Hawaii, this is not the expressed intent of Hawaiian Beach Rentals. The company's main objective is to provide a customer experience that is unparalleled in the industry, and it shows. Over 98% of Hawaiian Beach Rentals' customers report no complaints of any nature. Committed to continued excellence, the subsidiary of Vacation Rental Agent is now offering an exclusive satisfaction guarantee. The satisfaction guarantee is a 100% refund on all fees earned ... read more

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Monday, April 30, 2012

Thursday, April 19, 2012

  • Posted at 2:17 PM
    Hawaii-based internet retailer of pet products, RWA Ventures LLC, today announced the launch of a new Web site geared towards pet owners: www.RWApetsupply.com. RWApetsupply.com offers a variety of products for household pets such as dogs, cats, aquatic animals and birds. Products found on the site include bedding, carriers, cages, feeders, bowls, toys, grooming products, shampoos, medication, food, treats, and many other miscellaneous items. Founded in 2012, RWA Ventures LLC is committed to providing pet owners with safe products for their ... read more

Monday, April 16, 2012

  • Posted at 1:17 PM
    In conjunction with the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, the United States Pacific Command (PACOM) will review technology solutions for the Transformative Reductions in Operational Energy Consumption (TROPEC) program. The TROPEC program is focused on reducing operational energy consumption at PACOM expeditionary basing by 25 percent in less than three years. Key areas of interest include: HVAC, structures, computing, lighting, electronics, and other loads (water heating, pumping, etc.). Solutions must reduce energy usage, demonstrate high performance in ... read more

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

  • Posted at 5:20 AM
    Pablo Garcia is not your typical tech entrepreneur. He takes a break from the computer every day at 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. to go surf or be outdoors for a few hours; makes at least one meal for his kids (usually breakfast); and reads his daughter a bedtime story every night. All while traveling around the world and running his own business. It is this same striving for a culture of work/life balance that brought Garcia to create a ... read more

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