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9|17|2014 PORTLAND, Ore. — The first IEEE microelectromechanical system (MEMS) standard -- recently approved by the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) -- should be ...

9|16|2014 PORTLAND, Ore. — The microelectromechanical system (MEMS) market for pico-projectors is heating up with the entry of Lemoptix SA. This year the Swiss ...

9|16|2014 Sometimes, being audacious can be a good thing. After all, the word simply means “showing a willingness to take surprisingly bold risks” according to ...

9|12|2014 SAN FRANCISCO — It’s too early to tell, but the total artificial heart might be the next potential medtech goldmine.

9|9|2014 At the auditorium where it introduced the Macintosh computer 30 years ago, Apple announced Apple Watch, its entry into the wearable computing market. It also ...

9|8|2014 Smartwatches seem all the rage these days, with more models continually appearing. The advent of wearable-specific platforms, such as Android Wear, gives ...

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Susan Rambo
This all started early last year, when I received an email from Clive (Max) Maxfield. He was hosting and moderating a session at Design West, and he asked me whether I ...
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Engineers Solve Analog/Digital Problem, Invent Creative Expletives
Glen Chenier
- 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 ...

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

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