Electronic News & Comment
Content posted in May 2013
Slideshow: 22 More People You Didn't Know Were Engineers
Electronic News & Comment 5/15/2013
We recently posted an online slideshow called, ď18 People You Didnít Know Were Engineers.Ē Within hours of its publication, readers began to suggest names of other luminaries -- astronauts, politicians, athletes and actors -- who were educated or had worked as engineers.
How Safe Is Safe Enough?
Electronic News & Comment 5/6/2013
One of the ugly truths of engineering is that life has a price. Cars, buildings, power plants, and industrial machinery can always be made safer for a cost, but manufacturers are at the mercy of the market.
Front-Seat TV Unwelcome in US Auto Market
Electronic News & Comment 5/2/2013
Front-seat television technology is beginning to creep into the worldwide automotive market, but regulators, automakers, and suppliers say itís unlikely to take hold in the US.