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World’s Tallest Waterslide Now 17-Stories High

November 22, 2013 11:36 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Engineering Newswire, we’re scanning balloon dogs, rescuing swimmers with robots, protecting our wine collections, and riding the world’s tallest, wettest, fastest waterslide ...         

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No Roads? There’s a Drone for That

November 22, 2013 11:28 am | by Andreas Raptopoulos, TED Talk Videos Comments

A billion people in the world lack access to all-season roads. Could the structure of the internet provide a model for how to reach them? Andreas Raptopoulos of Matternet thinks so. He introduces a new type of transportation system that uses...

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Meet the Robots for Humanity

November 21, 2013 9:31 am | by TED Talk, Henry Evans Videos Comments

Paralyzed by a stroke, Henry Evans uses a telepresence robot to take the stage -- and show how new robotics, tweaked and personalized by a group called Robots for Humanity, help him live his life. He shows off a...               

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HotSeat Episode 12: Doherty Power Amplifiers

November 18, 2013 12:31 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Mario Bokatius, Product Manager for small signal and low power RF products at Freescale, will be discussing Doherty amplifiers in today's HotSeat interview. Mario has been involved with the design of LDMOS, Gallium Arsenide, and Gallium Nitrate power transistors and amplifiers, and...

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API's Spectrum Control Line of Standard Circular Connectors

November 18, 2013 10:49 am | by API Technologies Videos Comments

API Technologies has developed their Spectrum Control line of standard circular connectors for commercial, industrial and military applications that are completely intermateable with MIL-DTL-38999 Series III compact shell connectors. These EMI filtered or unfiltered circular...

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Engineering Newswire 65: Efficient Batteries Go Viral

November 18, 2013 10:17 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Engineering Newswire, we’re launching drones from tiny boats, recycling shower water, using sensors to prevent serious brain injuries, and making batteries more efficient by going viral ...       

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Meaghan's Minute: Microchip Tombstones

November 18, 2013 10:13 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, Tombstone Thefts are an apparent problem in Johannesburg, so a company will be offering relatives of the deceased microchips that can be inserted into the memorial. An alarm will be triggered if the...

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HotSpot Episode 39: Watson's Return

November 18, 2013 9:54 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

This week on WDD's Hotspot, brought to you by National Instruments, a product that combines all of your credit cards into one, easy-to-use device; Jeopardy superstar, Watson returns; the EnOcean Alliance introduces its generic profiles; and an app to help drivers locate alternative fueling stations...

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Meaghan's Minute: Wireless Power Transfer

November 15, 2013 10:35 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, researchers from North Carolina State University have developed new technology and techniques for transmitting power wirelessly from a stationary source to a mobile receiver – moving...

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Meaghan's Minute: Lithium-Air Batteries

November 14, 2013 9:49 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, lithium-air batteries hold the promise of drastically increasing power per battery weight, which could lead to electric cars with a much greater driving range. However, there has been...

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Meaghan's Minute: Invisibility Cloak

November 13, 2013 12:22 pm | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, an effective invisibility cloak that is thin, scalable and adaptive to different types and sizes of objects has been successfully demonstrated by two researchers at the Edward S. Rogers Senior...

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Meaghan's Minute: Driblet Water Sensor

November 12, 2013 10:03 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices,  Dragon Innovation's crowd funding platform is featuring a new project, Driblet, which is a Wi-Fi connected water sensor that harvests its own energy by using the flow of water...

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Meaghan's Minute: Power Harvesting

November 11, 2013 9:35 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, researchers at Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering have designed a power-harvesting device with efficiency similar to modern solar panels, with inexpensive materials that are configured and tuned to...

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HotSpot Episode 38: Sensors Smell Meth Labs, Bombs

November 11, 2013 9:16 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development Videos Comments

This week on WDD's HotSpot, brought to you by SanDisk, sesnors smell meth labs and bombs; a smartphone app that increases driver safety in low visibility situations; flexible batteries made from carbon nanotubes; and a Smart SesnorTag that shortens design time for Bluetooth app development...

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How the NSA Betrayed the World's Trust -- Time to Act

November 8, 2013 9:20 am | by Mikko Hypponen, TED Talk Videos Comments

Recent events have highlighted, underlined and bolded the fact that the United States is performing blanket surveillance on any foreigner whose data passes through an American entity -- whether they are suspected of wrongdoing or not. This means that, essentially, every...

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