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January 20, 2015 1:59 pm
Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass
The aptly named MAID Oven knows what to cook, how to cook it, and will even learn your personal preferences and stream your favorite cooking show. The founders wanted everyone to be able to cook – a task that is harder for some than others ...
January 20, 2015 1:58 pm
Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group
Sick leave, cybersecurity may be on the schedule for State of the Union New Jersey is one of only three states to offer paid sick leave – which President Barack Obama will address at the State of the Union tonight, along with net neutrality ...
January 20, 2015 9:37 am
Siemens PLM Software
Since the 1990s, the design department at Knott has recognized the advantages of 3D technology, and its goal has been to use a 3D computer-aided design system to more efficiently design brakes and trailer components. In 1998, research led the ...
January 16, 2015 10:19 am
Bridget Bergin, Associate Editor, Manufacturing.net
According to Nager's January 2015 report, "It is easy to get the impression that American manufacturing has entered a new and exciting period of revival. Many in the media, along with consulting firms and economists, now tout the term ...
January 14, 2015 10:06 am
Meaghan Ziemba, Editor, WDD Magazine, @MZiembaWDD
Not all design engineering ideas begin as sketches on a restaurant napkin. Some designs start in the labs at the most prestigious engineering schools around the world, such is the story of Jung-Chih (J.C.) Chiao and Smitha Rao’s micro ...
January 13, 2015 9:36 am
Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy
Disney Imagineers are the creative brains behind the construction and design of Disney theme parks, cruise ships, and resorts worldwide. These ambitious employees possess a combination of engineering and imagination that Disney requires to ...
January 12, 2015 2:13 pm
Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass
As we move into the New Year, the decorations have been packed away, the lights unhung, and the diets started (and stopped). Now, just in time for this year’s celebrations a new product promises to ...       
January 12, 2015 10:17 am
Colder Products Company (CPC)
The use of liquid cooling to mitigate heat generated by electronics can be found in a wide variety of applications, including gaming computers, supercomputers and medical equipment. But the widest acceptance of the technology is in today’s data ...
January 8, 2015 9:56 am
Sal Cesario, Micro-Pak
With conventional anti-counterfeit tactics, such as acting to shut down imitators’ websites, it's a bit of a Sisyphean task, as a new website pops up as quickly as you can act to shut one down. For that reason, it can be much more effective to take a different approach ...
January 7, 2015 10:33 am
Nathan Tracy, Technologist and Manager of Standards for TE Connectivity, Datacomm
With the Internet of Things now upon us, it has the potential to dramatically change our lives at a dizzying pace. Gartner believes that the IoT market will grow from 0.9 billion units today to 26 billion units by 2020, an almost 30-fold ...
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