As we found out from EE Times' recent Mind of the Engineer survey, more and more engineers are getting information from Twitter and social media, so I decided to put together a list containing some of the best people and companies in electronics to follow on Twitter.
I chose these influencers based on a combination of Klout, Peek Analytics, and good old-fashioned editorial judgment. So, if you are on Twitter, I recommend you follow the engineers in this list and if not, go to EE Times to see 10 good reasons to join Twitter today.
Appreciate this list, Nicholas. It's always good also for those of us writing for Design News to keep up with the latest information from the industry's top talents and visionaries. Going to Twitter now to start following...
According to a study by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, one of the factors in the collapse of the original World Trade Center towers on Sept. 11, 2001, was the reduction in the yield strength of the steel reinforcement as a result of the high temperatures of the fire and the loss of thermal insulation.
Robots are getting more agile and automation systems are becoming more complex. Yet the most impressive development in robotics and automation is increased intelligence. Machines in automation are increasingly able to analyze huge amounts of data. They are often able to see, speak, even imitate patterns of human thinking. Researchers at European Automation
call this deep learning.
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