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HotSeat Episode 7: Developing Mobile Applications

August 14, 2013 4:05 pm | by Alex Shanahan, Multimedia Production Specialist, WDD | Comments

Rachel has over 15 years in the mobile industry, with experience working for companies ranging in size from startups to multinational corporations. She was recently the vice president for product management at DeviceAnywhere, before it was acquired by Keynote. Rachel has also managed the wireless data quality products at Telephia, which is now part of Nielsen.

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Engineering Update: Bringing Immersive Entertainment to the Bathroom

August 14, 2013 10:39 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

In this week's headlines: AquaTop Display brings immersive entertainment to your bathroom: Researchers at Tokyo's University of Electro-Communications are exploring new territory in the field of natural user interface design with their AquaTop Display.

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Kickstarter of the Week: One Ring to Open All Doors

August 12, 2013 3:18 pm | by Alex Shanahan, Multimedia Production Specialist, WDD | Comments

This week on Kickstarter of the Week, we are unlocking doors and sharing information with the NFC Ring, a near field communication device designed by software engineer, John McLear. This wearable technology is based on radio frequency identification (RFID) technology which makes communication with devices such as digital door locks possible.

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HotSpot Episode 25: Game-Changing EMC Shielding Product

August 12, 2013 12:06 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

In this week’s WDD HotSpot, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, I’m covering some of the most exclusive and innovative products that I saw at the 2013 IEEE EMC Symposium in Denver, CO, including Empower RF's new amplifier platform, CIMA Nanotech's SANTE EMI Shielding Film, Rhode & Schwartz's EMC Pocket Guide, and Agilent Technologies' product showcases.

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Engineering Newswire 50: Big Bertha Tunnels to Downtown Seattle

August 8, 2013 2:25 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering Newswire, brought to you by Mouser Electronics, the electronic components distributor with the widest selection of the newest products, we’re digging ditches with Big Bertha, using self-cleaning super glass, making a mini Mona, and electrifying hydrogels to make soft robots.

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Engineering Update #18: NASA's 3D Printer and BMW's Electric Car

August 5, 2013 4:47 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering update, an impossible material made possible; a 3D printer gets sent to space; and BMW builds its first all-electric hatchback cakk the i3.

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HotSeat Episode 6: ZigBee and the Connected Home

August 5, 2013 3:43 pm | by Alex Shanahan, Multimedia Production Specialist, WDD | Comments

Tobin Richardson, Chairman and CEO of the ZigBee Alliance, will discuss the ZigBee Alliance and the progress it is making towards the Internet of Things, especially as it relates to the connected home. He will also touch base on the new Home Automation standard, as well as other "flavors" of ZigBee that go beyond the Home Automation Standard.

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HotSpot Episode 24: iPhone Biosensor Detects Toxins, Bacteria, & Viruses

August 5, 2013 10:15 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

In this week’s episode of WDD’s HotSpot, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, a smart home security device controlled from an iPhone; Telemakus USB range of USB controlled RF products; an iPhone biosensor that detects toxins; and a space laser communication system.

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Engineering Newswire 49: Embedded Teeth Circuits Monitor 'Unhealthy Acts'

August 1, 2013 12:35 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering Newswire, we're embedding sensors in your teeth to help track unhealthy acts; using the patch to help quit mosquitoes; designing temporary tattoo bio-sensors to warn extreme athletes when they are about to 'bonk'; and building the world's largest functioning brain ... model.

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Riding the Booster with Enhanced Sound

July 30, 2013 4:37 pm | by NASA | Comments

From the upcoming Special Edition Ascent: Commemorating Space Shuttle DVD/BluRay by NASA/Glenn a movie from the point of view of the Solid Rocket Booster with sound mixing and enhancement done by the folks at Skywalker Sound.

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HotSpot Episode 23: Urine Power for Charging Your Phone

July 29, 2013 10:26 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

In this week’s episode of WDD’s HotSpot, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, Leap Motion has launched their 3D motion control software; a brain for your barbecue; a way of charging mobile phones using urine as the power source to generate electricity; and internal tags called InfraStructs.

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Engineering Newswire 48: Spaceplane Propelled by Air-Breathing Rocket Engine

July 25, 2013 4:48 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering Newswire, brought to you by Mouser Electronics, the electronic components distributor with the widest selection of the newest products, we're giving amphibious airplanes a new angle of attack, flying self-assembling super copters, building rocket engines that breathe, and planning the hyperloop to prepare ourselves for tube transportation technology.

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Engineering Update #16: Steerable Paper Planes and An Educational Robotic Fish

July 24, 2013 9:36 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering Update, brought to you by Mouser Electronics, a robotics team create two versions of a single-use UAV; the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology develops a new fish for educating 10 to 18 year olds about technology and biology; and a robotic pen that tracks spelling errors.

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HotSpot Episode 22: Drowning Detection System Creates Virtual Safety Network

July 22, 2013 12:14 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

On this week’s episode of the HotSpot, brought to you by OKW Enclosures, Lilliputian Systems has created a portable power device that will power all of your CE devices; Brazilian startup Kinetics has created a new communication technology called NearBytes; InfoMotion Sports has developed the 94Fifty sensor basketball; and Seal Innovation has created the SEAL wearable swim monitor and drowning detection system.

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Engineering Newswire 47: Robotic Sea Creatures Have Guts

July 18, 2013 1:12 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Comments

This week on Engineering Newswire, brought to you by Interpower Corporation, the premier supplier for power system components with a one week manufacturing lead-time and over 4 million parts in stock, we're mapping blood vessels to recognize your face, spicing up swamps with robotic frog mates, and swimming with the robotic fishes, literally, not figuratively, no one died.

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