Rebuilding America: Don’t teach to the test
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/22/2012 1 comment
It’s not often you get to meet a true dynamic duo. After corresponding with Bill and Shirley Mars about technical education in Mogadore, OH, I think I’ve found just such a rare breed.
Nostalgic about HP test equipment
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/7/2012 34 comments
Any electronics engineer or technical person you speak to will know about Hewlett-Packard (HP) test equipment. And many of them will talk nostalgically of a certain item they have owned or worked with.
LED Challenge winners announced
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/7/2012 2 comments
From a model of the Golden Gate Bridge to an LED version of the Gibson Les Paul guitar, the students came up with some fabulously creative entries.
Quick – Vote now!
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/7/2012 4 comments
It’s time to stand up and be counted – are we going to let some yahoo from “e-Book Reader” or “Netbook News” beat one of our very own at EE Times? No we are not!
Test Engineer of the Year 2012
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/3/2012 2 comments
Broadcom's Brad Davis takes home the award at this year's DesignCon for design-verification testing on mobility system on chip (SOC) designs, inclding the BCM4330 combo chip.
Good Grief… Not again!
Engineering Pop Culture! 2/1/2012 7 comments
I’m starting to feel distinctly silly, because yet another electronics hobby project has failed to perform as expected…