Breaking News
Engineering Pop Culture!
Content posted in August 2010
Software is from Mars, hardware is from Pluto
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/25/2010   24 comments
Engineers learn the hard way why it’s critical to communicate when a major requirement gets missed
Bigwig messes with robotic system, causing problems for the programmer
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/15/2010   10 comments
The humor factor proves problematic for the engineer responsible for a robotic delivery system
A serious case of component overload
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/10/2010   26 comments
An engineer finds himself literally knee-deep in resistors, thanks to a well-intentioned, but misguided purchasing agent
Get ready to swarm: 10 changes to the way we work in the next decade
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/5/2010   20 comments
The world of today is dramatically different from 20 years ago and with the lines between work and non-work already badly frayed, we predict that the nature of work will witness 10 key changes through 2020.
How to win the EE Times Caption Contest
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/4/2010   3 comments
Our first winner describes how she did it, and how you can too
NXP Cortex-MO LPC1100 design competition enters final phase
Engineering Pop Culture!  
8/1/2010   3 comments
Ten designs have made it to the final phase—weigh in by August 16, 2010 on your favorite


EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Some Days You're the Pigeon, Others You're the Statue
Max Maxfield
34 comments
I was watching the travel channel on television the other evening. It was some program about Madrid. The thing I really noticed was the plethora of statues all over the place.

EDN Staff

11 Summer Vacation Spots for Engineers
EDN Staff
20 comments
This collection of places from technology history, museums, and modern marvels is a roadmap for an engineering adventure that will take you around the world. Here are just a few spots ...

Glen Chenier

Engineers Solve Analog/Digital Problem, Invent Creative Expletives
Glen Chenier
15 comments
- An analog engineer and a digital engineer join forces, use their respective skills, and pull a few bunnies out of a hat to troubleshoot a system with which they are completely ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
46 comments
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 ...

Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)