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- Wireless sensors that stick to the skin to track our health
Engineers have developed experimental stickers that pick up physiological signals emanating from the skin, then wirelessly beam these health readings to a receiver clipped onto clothing. It's all part of a system called BodyNet.
Science Daily. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- NASA chief says the mega-rocket that will carry humans to the moon is 90% complete
In a press conference Thursday afternoon at the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said engineers have at least 'four-firths of the rocket assembled.'
Daily Mail. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Two Harvard University Graduates Rethinking The Engineering Of Women's Footwear Through Smart Design
Margaux Women's Footwear launched in 2015 and it's been their mission to make thoughtfully designed, versatile, and most importantly, comfortable shoes that meet the demands of modern life.
Forbes. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- JANET STREET-PORTER: Are the advert police really serious about gender equality?
Banning ads because they might cause imaginary offence is social engineering
of the most insiduous kind, political correctness carried to extremes, writes JANET STREET-PORTER.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- Thinnest optical waveguide channels light within just three layers of atoms
Engineers have developed the thinnest optical device in the world -- a waveguide that is three layers of atoms thin. ...
Science Daily. Monday, 12 Aug 2019.
- Engineers design flat pack self-watering plant pot
Two young designers say their pot could have less environmental impact than the products it replaces.
BBC News. Friday, 9 Aug 2019.
- Tesla motors make classic Ferraris go faster
Electric cars have to be as cool as petrol ones to really take off, and these engineers think they can be.
BBC News. Thursday, 8 Aug 2019.
- Altair Engineering Inc. (ALTR) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates
Inc. (ALTR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -25.00% and -1.09%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Zacks. Thursday, 8 Aug 2019.
- Boeing 787 MAX jet entertainment system software vulnerable to hacking, engineer says
for a cyber-software company said a code vulnerability may allow Boeing 787 MAX jets to be hacked through the entertainment software system.
ABC News. Thursday, 8 Aug 2019.
- This Handy New Device Might Help KO Cholera
has invented a new way to test for the presence of cholera bacterium in water. The test could be useful in remote areas, because it's lightweight and self-contained.
NPR. Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019.
- Leadership And Leveling Up At Blizzard Entertainment With Rachelle Davis
Rachelle Davis, a Senior Software Engineer
at Blizzard Entertainment, has had an impressive career working on some of the most popular video games on the market.
Forbes. Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019.
- In race for tech talent, Compass swoops in after Uber lays off 400
Compass CCO Matt Spangler reached out to departing Uber staffers on Twitter as the company seeks to build engineering
and product development teams.
Inman. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- America's economic future hinges on this overlooked educational skill
Teaching entrepreneurship is key for our nation's economic future. STEEM (science, technology, engineering, entrepreneurship, and mathematics) is the academic ecosystem our nation needs to remain globally competitive.
CNBC. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Scientists engineer a blinking human eye replica on a dime-sized chip - CNET
An eye for a 3D-printed eye.
CNET. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Will Software Services Aid Altair in (ALTR) Q2 Earnings?
(ALTR) is likely to benefit from solid growth in software products during the second quarter. However, incremental costs raise a concern.
Zacks. Monday, 5 Aug 2019.
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