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It's a new TV season soon, and again, engineers are mostly missing
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7/29/2011   38 comments
Once again, it's doctors, lawyers, and police who get the attention; and maybe that's OK
A cornucopia of iPad apps (Part 1)
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7/25/2011   3 comments
Is it really just a little more than a month ago that I took the plunge and purchased an iPad? I find that hard to believe, because I can’t remember life without it…
Arguing with a phone
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7/14/2011   15 comments
Cabbies once were institutional knowledge machines for their regions. Now, they've surrendered to the machine.
The triumph of engineering
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7/8/2011   24 comments
The space shuttle program has come a long way, but perhaps not as far as engineering itself
when engineers retire
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7/6/2011   81 comments
What happens to the profession when we die?
When pushing the envelope requires breaking through barriers
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It's hard to ensure leading-edge measurements are both precise and accurate


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Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
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A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Max Maxfield

Juggling a Cornucopia of Projects
Max Maxfield
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I feel like I'm juggling a lot of hobby projects at the moment. The problem is that I can't juggle. Actually, that's not strictly true -- I can juggle ten fine china dinner plates, but ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
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I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Karen Field

July Cartoon Caption Contest: Let's Talk Some Trash
Karen Field
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Steve Jobs allegedly got his start by dumpster diving with the Computer Club at Homestead High in the early 1970s.

latest comment mhrackin Where's the "empty bin" link?
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