June's Cartoon Caption Contest Is an Armful!! Design Contests & Competitions 6/4/2014 168 comments Earn a chunk of your Andy Warhol fame by writing a clever caption for our June cartoon and you could win the colored original of the cartoon, signed by our esteemed illustrator Daniel Guidera.
Time to play hard ball on tech manufacturing Blog 2/1/2012 152 comments It's time for policy makers to play hard ball with multinational corporations that outsource manufacturing, design and R&D jobs. If they don't, manufacturing will cease to be the engine of U.S. economic growth.
Where are the jobs? Blog 10/10/2011 111 comments Where are the jobs? Thatís the question of the year. Itís easy to blame the President, the Congress and Wall Street. In some way or another, theyíre all complicit.
Caption contest: Mars attacks! Design Contests & Competitions 9/5/2012 99 comments Itís no small feat that our cartoon guru Daniel Guidera manages to come up with exceptional engineering themed artwork every month, but Septemberís drawing is out of this world. Literally.
My Geiger counter doesnít count (sob sob) Engineering Pop Culture! 4/8/2011 93 comments Sad to relate, my do-it-yourself Geiger counter kit has not Ė as yet Ė counted anything. But is this because it is broken, or because I have not yet presented it with anything to count?
Cheesy Sci-Fi TV Series of the 60s and 70s Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 8/22/2012 90 comments Here are some of the cheesy Sci-Fi TV Series I used to watch in the 60s and 70s. Did you see these? If so, which did you like the best (and which did you hate the most)?
World Cup Soccer: Designed to Be Dull Blog 6/16/2014 88 comments Most sports become more interesting as the skill of the players advances. The striking exception to this rule is World Cup soccer. In soccer, the higher you go, the duller it plays.
November caption contest: BarcaLounger Design Contests & Competitions 11/2/2011 85 comments November 2011 is behind us ... on to more contests and the next new thing. Stay tuned for a list of the top five captions for our November cartoon and your chance to vote on the winner.