Halogen is a socially conscious television network and
website that empowers its viewers to make positive changes in the world around
them. Using film, documentary, episodic and other formats, Halogen features a
wide variety of lifestyle programming that empowers viewers to leave their mark
and make the world a better place to live.
We believe that there are four common elements, knit into
the fabric of every human soul, that point us to our destiny; they are: a
longing for justice, a desire for relationships and connection, a quest for
purpose and a delight in beauty. These felt needs extend beyond race and
region, beyond borders and status, and they unite and connect us to meaningful
living. These inspired our foundation and filters through which our programming
is built and produced.
Science fiction author Isaac Asimov may have the best rules for effective brainstorming and creativity. His never-before-published essay, "On Creativity," recently made it to the Web pages of MIT Technology Review.
Much has been made over the potentially dangerous flammability of lithium-ion batteries after major companies like Boeing, Sony, and Tesla have grappled with well-publicized battery fires. Researchers at Stanford University may have come up with a solution to this problem with a smart sensor for lithium-ion batteries that provides a warning if the battery is about to overheat or catch fire.
In this new Design News feature, "How it Works," we’re starting off by examining the inner workings of the electronic cigarette. While e-cigarettes seemed like a gimmick just two or three years ago, they’re catching fire -- so to speak. Sales topped $1 billion last year and are set to hit $10 billion by 2017. Cigarette companies are fighting back by buying up e-cigarette manufacturers.
Advertised as the "Most Powerful Tablet Under $100," the Kindle Fire HD 6 was too tempting for the team at iFixit to pass up. Join us to find out if inexpensive means cheap, irreparable, or just down right economical. It's teardown time!
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.