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AT&T Government Solutions Awarded $30M Mission Support Services Contract

April 30, 2015 10:56 am | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) awarded a series of work contracts Wednesday, including a $30 million task order to AT&T Government Solutions for mission support services ...


Teardown: Digital Mixer

April 30, 2015 10:24 am | by EEVblog | Videos | Comments

What's inside a professional digital audio mixer? Dave opens a Yamaha DME32 Digital Mixing Engine with multi-channel 24bit audio ADC and DAC and custom DSP processing ...


Photos of the Day: 57-Story Building Constructed in 19 Days

April 30, 2015 10:19 am | by Peng Peng & Didi Tang, Associated Press | News | Comments

A Chinese construction company is claiming to be the world's fastest builder after erecting a 57-story skyscraper in 19 working days in central China. The Broad Sustainable Building Co. put up the rectangular, glass-and-steel ...


3D Printed Airway Tubes Save 3 Boys' Lives

April 30, 2015 9:58 am | by Lauran Neergaard, AP Medical Writer | News | Comments

In a striking example of how 3-D printers could customize medical care, doctors turned powdered plastic into tiny devices that saved the lives of three baby boys by holding open defective airways so they could breathe ...


Clinton's Plane Makes Unscheduled Landing Due to Engine Problem

April 30, 2015 9:53 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A spokesman for Bill Clinton says a chartered plane carrying the former U.S. president had to land unexpectedly after one of its engines developed a problem during a flight over Tanzania. Matt McKenna told ...


Sony Plays to Strengths in Games, Sensors as It Vows Revival

April 30, 2015 9:48 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Once at the leading edge of consumer electronics, Sony Corp. is now more lumbering giant than trend-setter after falling behind competitors such as Samsung Electronics Co. and Apple Inc. Sony watchers are urging the down-on-its-luck ...


Smithsonian to Demonstrate Hoverboard for 'Future' Festival

April 30, 2015 9:40 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

IBM's Watson computing system will be making a visit to Washington for the Smithsonian's "The Future is Here" Festival, and organizers plan to demonstrate a real hoverboard inspired by the movie "Back to the Future" ...

Fiat Chrysler CEO Again Makes Pitch for Auto Mergers

April 30, 2015 9:35 am | by Colleen Barry, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne says the auto industry faces grave risks if companies don't start consolidating and share skyrocketing product development costs. Marchionne has been pitching consolidation lately ...


Russia's Cargo Capsule for Space Station Total Loss

April 30, 2015 9:31 am | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

A Russian supply capsule that went into an uncontrollable spin after launch was declared a total loss Wednesday, but astronauts at the International Space Station said they will get by without the delivery of fresh food, water ...


Top 4 Electrical Engineering Universities All Housed in the U.S.

April 30, 2015 9:30 am | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

Engineering, regardless of the emphasis, is one of the most difficult majors any college student could declare. This round up touches on engineering as it pertains to America’s institutions of higher learning as well as one interesting story regarding girls in STEM ...

Space Station Astronauts Get Big Screen, Watch 'Gravity'

April 30, 2015 9:27 am | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

Space station astronauts have finally hit the big time, at least when it comes to the big screen. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he and the rest of the crew are enjoying the 65-inch ...


Bullet Train on Japanese PM's Agenda in CA Visit

April 30, 2015 9:22 am | by Martha Mendoza, AP National Writer | News | Comments

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is starting a three-day visit to California with plans to check out some of the region's tech innovations, lend support to expanded commercial ties, and even promote a Japanese-made bullet train ...


New 3D Inspection Software for Intuitive Contact & Non-Contact Measurement

April 29, 2015 5:14 pm | by Creaform | News | Comments

AMETEK Creaform has introduced VXinspect, an intuitive 3D inspection software that includes all the tools for first article inspection (FAI) and quality control. VXinspect provides simple integration for contact ...


R. Byron Pipes Announced as Keynote Speaker for Composites Conference

April 29, 2015 5:01 pm | by JEC | News | Comments

JEC Group, proudly announces that R. Byron Pipes, a distinguished professor and member of the National Academy of Engineering (1987) and the Royal Society of Engineering Sciences of Sweden (1995), will deliver his keynote ...


Allied Electronics Supports FIRST Robotics Competition

April 29, 2015 4:50 pm | by Allied Electronics | News | Comments

Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, has announced that they are supporting the FIRST Robotics Competition with a donation of 26 individual products, totaling 434,000 pieces ...



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