Cool App-titude: Word Lens

December 21, 2010
By Rachel Eisenhower

Technology or magic? The Word Lens app translates printed words from one language to another instantly without any Internet connection.

Guident Announces Top Promotions

December 20, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

Guident, Herndon, Virginia, has promoted Tim Clements to vice president, Audrey Sites to vice president of Human Capital, and Len Rosenblum and Ryan Barker both to senior director of Business Intelligence.

"Just" Semantics? Navy Aims To Put Data in Context

December 17, 2010
By Beverly Schaeffer

The semantic Web's ultimate objective is to endow everyone with the capacity to compile, assess and exploit data for decision making. The Navy's IDC is working toward this goal with the belief that only a semantic approach-where the computer network relates data to its local situation-can deliver that outcome. Agree or disagree? Share you input here.

Homefront Help: Operation Mend

December 16, 2010
By Rita Boland
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Military members injured in combat who need reconstructive limb or face surgery, or help overcoming post-traumatic stress disorder, can take advantage of Operation Mend's treatment and follow-up support to find the care they need.

EADS to Provide Airborne Communications Systems

December 15, 2010
By George Seffers

EADS North American Defense, Arlington, Virginia, was awarded a nearly $10 million contract to provide for the retrofitting of 28 ARC-231 airborne communication systems. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.