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.

 

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
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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
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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
At a press conference this morning, LG executives discussed how they plan to to enhance products with connectivity, adding the Deep ThinQ deep learning and...
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1.4.2017
5:34pm
Fiat Chrysler’s new electric concept car is indeed a van aimed at millennial families. This morning, Chrysler gave out some more details about the Portal ...
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1.4.2017
1:06am
Fledgling electric car company Faraday Future has a lot riding on today’s announcement. Just in advance of CES 2017, Faraday Future announced the FF 91 ...
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1.4.2017
12:30am
Next week’s CES 2017 in Las Vegas will bring some of the hottest tech companies in the world together to show off this year’s trends. Automotive and self-...
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12.30.2016
4:15pm
Amazon has filed a patent for an autonomous airship that could drop packages by drone. We’ve known for a while that Amazon was exploring ways to efficiently...
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12.29.2016
3:01pm
As self-driving cars become more common, more jobs may grow up around the infrastructure needed to implement them. On Dec. 20, Local Motors and Stantec...
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12.27.2016
3:22pm
As manufacturers head home for the holidays, care must be taken to ensure a swift and hassle-free start-up again in the new year. There are plenty of...
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12.23.2016
11:45am
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Self-driving Uber cars have been pulled from the road in California after the Department of Motor Vehicles declared them improperly registered. On Wednesday,...
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12.22.2016
10:31am
Facebook’s solar-powered plane, designed to beam internet into underserved areas, crashed during a test flight this summer, the Associated Press reports. The...
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12.21.2016
11:15am
Virtual reality headset company Oculus has been undergoing some changes lately. The Facebook-owned company has restructured its mobile VR and PC experiences...
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12.14.2016
4:59pm
Manufacturing Technology Inc. of Indiana announced Tuesday they are developing North America’s largest linear friction welder, a LF35-75 welder which will be...
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12.14.2016
4:56pm
A 3D printing startup in Santa Barbara will launch an Indiegogo campaign later this month to raise funds to produce recycled filament. ALT LLC currently runs a...
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12.9.2016
3:00pm
Microsoft and Qualcomm will work together to run Windows 10 on mobile devices using Qualcomm Snapdragon processors, the companies announced on Friday via...
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12.9.2016
10:41am
Two years ago, we took a look at SolarWindow, the clear energy-generating panels developed by New Energy Technologies. Since then, SolarWindow has started the...
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12.9.2016
10:04am
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died today at the age of 95, the Columbus Dispatch reported. As well as orbiting the Earth aboard the...
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12.8.2016
4:44pm
After President-Elect Donald Trump tweeted “Cancel order!”, Boeing issued a statement about the production of the next Air Force One, clarifying the cost of...
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12.8.2016
10:50am
After Samsung’s phones made the news for exploding (and were subsequently banned from several airlines), Apple may be experiencing its own explosive problem....
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12.7.2016
3:28pm
Virgin Galactic’s newest spaceship VSS Unity completed its first glide flight on Saturday, E&T said, taking the next step toward a viable space tourist...
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12.5.2016
2:49pm
Apple may be trying to make a mark in the self-driving sector after all. In a letter dated Nov. 22, the company told the National Highway Traffic Safety...
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12.5.2016
10:54am
Nissan is using self-driving cars to tow new vehicles from the factory floor onto transport ships in Japan. According to the AP, some new vehicles at the...
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12.5.2016
10:14am
Autonomous automotive technology has been around in some form since the 1950s, but it is still struggling to become a practical, trusted technology on today’s...
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12.2.2016
3:27pm
A South African mining company has lost nine unmanned aerial vehicles to eagle attacks since beginning operations near Kambalda, Australia, a local news...
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12.1.2016
3:19pm
An adhesive produced from organic compounds could change the way things like semiconductors and computer screens are made. Spotted by The Verge, the...
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12.1.2016
2:28pm
This electric car company is having trouble finding its spark. Faraday Future was on track to build a $1 billion factory in Nevada until they were unable to...
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11.30.2016
4:26pm
The Large Hadron Collider explores the limits of molecular science and the beginnings of the universe, but like any large machine, it sometimes hits snags. An...
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11.30.2016
2:17pm