Megan Crouse
Real-Time Digital Reporter

Megan Crouse has worked in journalism for four years, covering community news, entertainment, and technology. Before joining Advantage Business Media in January of 2015 she served as the editor of The Citizen, a community newspaper in New Jersey. As well as becoming acquainted with local politics and events in this capacity, she began to write television reviews and entertainment news for Den of Geek in 2013, and is a contributor to Suvudu.com. Primary topics of interest in the fields of engineering and design include NASA, artificial intelligence, robotics, and electric vehicles.

Outside of journalism she can be found watching movies, taking walks, and waiting impatiently for the Tesla Model 3.

 

Qualcomm demonstrated on-the-go electric vehicle charge Thursday at a specially made test track in Satory area of Versailles, France. Driving two modified...
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5.18.2017
4:54pm
Engineers and business strategists from across the unmanned aerial systems industry gathered in Dallas last week for AUVSI’s Xponential conference. AUVSI, a...
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5.18.2017
3:47pm
Flight time was a hot topic at AUVSI’s Xponential conference in Dallas last week. A top-of-the-line drone for personal use has a range of about 27 minutes, and...
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5.17.2017
9:32am
Curtiss-Wright announced a new COTS single-board computer May 8, targeting the avionics designers attending AUVSI’s Xponential. This SBC was especially...
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5.16.2017
9:44am
At AUVSI’s Xponential show last week, NASA was on hand to demonstrate the traffic management systems that will be needed if large “swarms” of drones start...
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5.16.2017
9:00am
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As the drone industry grows, more and larger companies are focusing efforts on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Velodyne says one of the driving forces behind...
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5.12.2017
10:20am
One of the more dramatic demonstrations at AUVSI Exponential in Dallas came from Intel, which demonstrated its Falcon 8+ drone at the keynote Tuesday. As part...
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5.11.2017
8:58am
Lockheed Martin rolled out the latest version of the Indago drone. The Indago 3 military reconnaissance drone has the longest range in Lockheed Martin’s...
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5.9.2017
10:18am
On the eve of AUVSI’s Xponential trade show, Lockheed Martin opened the doors of its Robotics Testing facility in Dallas to the media for demonstrations of...
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5.9.2017
10:13am
The latest announcement from XPrize sounds even more like science fiction than most. The roster of 147 teams selected for the IBM Watson AI XPrize was...
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5.8.2017
8:39pm
Automotive displays can change the look of a dashboard from conventional to high-tech, and automakers are increasingly adding screens to their vehicles....
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5.5.2017
11:39am
Researchers at the University at Buffalo may have found a way to increase the efficiency of 2D semiconductors used for computer chips. Ferromagnetic compound...
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5.2.2017
11:29am
Analog Devices displayed a wireless automotive battery management system (BMS) concept car at Hannover Messe, held April 24 to 28 in Germany. The car, a BMW i3...
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4.27.2017
9:59am
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Northrop Grumman has cut the ribbon on a new facility dedicated to developing autonomous systems. Opened April 21, the Grand Sky Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)...
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4.26.2017
3:47pm
Last year Hyundai launched Genesis, a brand dedicated to high-end vehicles. Their star at the New York International Auto Show is the hydrogen-powered GV80...
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4.21.2017
4:58pm
As was the case last year, automakers at the New York International Auto show are bringing out the best and greenest for over a week of displays and events at...
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4.21.2017
1:38pm
Tesla asked 53,000 drivers to have their parking brakes inspected as part of a voluntary recall Thursday. According to Vox, the electric parking brakes on...
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4.21.2017
1:06pm
Researchers at Washington State University have developed a fluid with negative mass at the atomic level. The fluid essentially accelerates backwards, against...
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4.19.2017
5:05pm
As computer-aided manufacturing becomes more accessible, businesses are looking to capitalize on the potential improvements on computer numerical control...
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4.19.2017
9:20am
Using a new technique for glob top adhesives, Delo Adhesives has released a coating that provides a thin, uniform, passivation layer for small chips, such as...
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4.18.2017
2:17pm
Nvidia has been boosting its Cloud AI capabilities, most recently through the application of TenCent, a Chinese cloud service provider. The acquisition follows...
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3.29.2017
11:04am
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Uber has paused its efforts to test self-driving cars after a crash in Arizona on Saturday. According to local station ABC-15, a Volvo XC90 used by Uber in...
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3.27.2017
10:18am
In the fast-paced world of SXSW’s software startups and big media events, one of the most thoughtful presentations at this year’s event was a thorough...
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3.24.2017
4:45pm
Boston Dynamics’ newest robot stands 6.5 feet tall and can jump four feet straight up – because of course it can. This is Handle, a hybrid robot with both...
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3.1.2017
1:05pm
The Consumer Electronics Show, one of the world’s tentpole technology shows, is a flashy vehicle for the engineering underneath. In the world of chipsets, the...
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2.27.2017
9:48am
At CES 2017, Osram held a unique place as a provider of lighting systems, including the four-channel LiDAR laser announced in November. It’s the first time a...
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2.17.2017
9:59am
At Embedded Tech Trends 2017, Alligator Designs announced the Falcon II, a rugged Small Form Factor computer for the military, avionics, and rugged industrial...
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2.9.2017
3:59pm
Driven by the consumer electronics, energy storage, and electric vehicle industries, the global demand for lithium is expected to rise 8.9 percent per year...
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2.9.2017
11:32am
Heidenhain announced an update for its kit angle encoder line, hardening the ECA 4000 ring so that it can survive and provide angular motion feedback. Capable...
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2.8.2017
4:20pm
The North American industrial robotics market received $1.9 billion in orders in 2016, a record for the market. In total, 34,606 robots were ordered in North...
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1.31.2017
3:49pm
Intel’s latest generation of Xeon processor offers the computer power needed for 4K graphics and 360-degree video. Concurrent Technologies now supports the new...
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1.31.2017
11:21am
The United States Department of Energy released its second annual United States Energy and Employment report (via Statista) in January, showing that solar...
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1.27.2017
4:16pm
Curtiss-Wright announced Monday that it has, for the first time, developed the ability to meet Gen 4 PCI Express bandwidth requirements with standard MultiGig...
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1.27.2017
3:17pm
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is open to working with Rex Tillerson, former ExxonMobil chief executive officer and President Donald Trump’s Secretary of State pick, on...
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1.26.2017
1:49pm
Intersil Corporation has announced a single-cell battery charger designed to extend the life of Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries for automotive emergency call...
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1.18.2017
4:04pm
Qualcomm has been sued by the antitrust group the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Law 360 announced Tuesday afternoon. The move wasn’t unexpected:...
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1.18.2017
9:03am
Engineers and software developers might want to look for Amazon for full-time work. According to the IET, Amazon plans to hire 100,000 people for full-time...
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1.16.2017
2:49pm
A 3D printer currently funding on Kickstarter brings some interesting and unprecedented capabilities to desktop printers. Developed by Germany-based Next...
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1.12.2017
11:49am
According to the Associated Press, a satellite from Ethiopia may circle the globe in three to five years. The civilian satellite will probably be launched from...
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1.10.2017
3:59pm