The EC’s new marketing tactic? Sexism
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/27/2012 30 comments
In what appears to be an institutional attempt to patronize and condescend to women everywhere, the European Commission’s marketing team has released a YouTube video of a group of giggly girls in lab coats, apparently manicuring their way to a science degree.
Mega-cool micro-design contest
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/27/2012 Post a comment
I just heard from that young man-about-town Richard Quinnell – the editor of Microcontroller Central – that he's running a micro-design contest.
Why people like the British
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/18/2012 13 comments
Knowing that I'm from England, a friend just sent me a humorous email that purports to contain true snippets from British Newspapers.
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/6/2012 15 comments
Before we get any further, EE Times needs you to click here to confirm your identity.
The implant-amped brain
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/3/2012 6 comments
My grandmother used to tell me, “The world is wiser and weaker.” She spouted many of these gems, but these words came to mind when I read a recent blog.
Weili Dai to grads: Follow your passion
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/1/2012 3 comments
In a commencement address at UC Berkeley last month, Weili Dai, co-founder of Marvell, urged new engineering grads to follow their passion, not their enthusiasm.