We were saddened by the news this week that our colleague John Fontanella, vice president of research at AMR Research, passed away Nov. 30 of a heart attack. I have worked with John for years and found him to have wit, intelligence and grace. For those who knew John, the family has setup a guestbook to share thoughts and memories.
Sometimes, it's the mundane things in electrical and electronic devices that make the difference. The strain relief on an air conditioner's line cord saved the day when the unit fell out of the window.
BMW Welt and BMW Museum, located next to BMW headquarters and its engine/automobile plant, has reportedly become a popular destination for tourists visiting Bavaria, almost rivaling King Ludwig's 19th century Neuschwanstein Castle.