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Content posted in November 2011
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Would You Buy a Nissan Leaf or Chevy Volt?
Wolfe's Den 
11/2/2011  59 comments
We asked members of Design News's Systems & Product Design Engineering group on LinkedIn whether they're ready to embrace electric vehicles like the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf.
Did a Forklift Fire Burn Down the Store?
Sherlock Ohms 
11/2/2011  6 comments
A fire investigation found that a forklift with faulty design and repairs was responsible for a fire.
Slideshow: 3D Printing & Prototyping Takes Off
CAD/CAM Corner 
11/1/2011  11 comments
Thanks to technological advances, ease-of-use functionality, and far lower price points, 3D printing is fast becoming a prototyping and design resource for smaller manufacturers as well as hobbyists.
Smartphone's Next Role: Reducing Highway Fatalities
Electronic News & Comment 
11/1/2011  9 comments
Smartphones could reduce highways fatalities by running vehicle-to-vehicle communication applications.
Day in the Life of an Engineer Video Contest
Blog 
11/1/2011  Post a comment
Element14 is giving engineers an opportunity to demonstrate the creative process with its "A Day in the Life of an Engineer" video challenge.
Short, Happy Life of GM LEDs
Made by Monkeys 
11/1/2011  19 comments
Two different GM vehicles suffered the same early LED burnout in the life of one frustrated car owner.
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