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Rob Spiegel

Blog
Critical Security Controls Could Thwart 70% of Cyber Attacks
Rob Spiegel, Senior Editor, Automation & Motion Control
9/29/2016  0
Most cyber attacks could be avoided by adopting a list of Critical Security Controls that were created by the Center for Internet Security. That's the message from Steve Mustard at ...

Ann R. Thryft

Engineering Materials
How 3D Printing Can Be More Than Prototyping
Ann R. Thryft, Senior Technical Editor, Materials & Assembly
9/29/2016  0
How 3D printing fits into the digital thread, and the relationship between its uses for prototyping and for manufacturing, was the subject of a talk -- More Than Prototyping: ...

Ann R. Thryft

Blog
The Astronaut As Engineer: Winning the Space Race
Ann R. Thryft, Senior Technical Editor, Materials & Assembly
9/28/2016  3
My favorite keynote at last week's Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis conference and co-located events was George Leopold's speech about astronaut and engineer Gus Grissom. ...

Kerry Erendson

Gadget Freak
Obey Your Cat's Demands and Build an Automated Food Dispenser
Kerry Erendson
9/27/2016  4
Cat owners know that few things make their pets happier than getting their food on time. But sometimes those times aren't always the most convenient (for humans at least). You can't ...

Rob Spiegel

Blog
Tipping Point for Virtual Reality Is Content
Rob Spiegel, Senior Editor, Automation & Motion Control
9/27/2016  0
Pokemon Go may be a peek into the future of Virtual Reality (VR), but VR technology and content still has a ways to go before it gets adopted on a large scale. The on-again, ...

Suzanne Deffree, Editor-in-Chief

Blog
The Revitalization of Design & Manufacturing
Suzanne Deffree, Editor-in-Chief
9/26/2016  0
We forgot something. In all of our efforts here in the United States in the 15 years or so to make products faster and cheaper, and the outsourcing that came from that, we ...

Chris Wiltz

Blog
iPhone 7 Plus Teardown: No Headphone Jack, More Space
Chris Wiltz, Managing Editor, Design News
9/22/2016  15
Apple made some controversial decisions with the new iPhone 7 Plus, so what did it do with the extra space under the hood?

Ann R. Thryft

News
NAVAIR Flies First 3D-Printed Safety-Critical Part
Ann R. Thryft, Senior Technical Editor, Materials & Assembly
9/22/2016  0
The first 3D-printed flight-critical part to fly on a Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) plane was a success. The recent flight demonstration tested a titanium 3D-printed link and ...

Rob Spiegel

Blog
Do You Have the Classic Traits of a Great Engineer?
Rob Spiegel, Senior Editor, Automation & Motion Control
9/20/2016  10
What makes a great engineer?

Features

Submit Your Nominations for the ARM TechCon Innovation Challenge Awards
9/15/2016
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Nominations are now being accepted for the ARM TechCon 2016 Innovation Challenge Awards. Highlight your most innovative product today.

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6/30/2016
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ARM TechCon 2016 CFP Deadline Extended to June 17
6/13/2016
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Submission deadline for ARM TechCon 2016 Call for Proposals has been extended to June 17. Get your proposal in for the opportunity to be on the ARM podium in October!

ESC Silicon Valley 2016 Call for Speakers -- Deadline Extended
6/13/2016
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Our goal is to deliver a unique and highly useful educational experience for embedded designers involved in developing electronics products and systems.

DesignCon 2017 Call for Abstracts Now Open
5/24/2016
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We want you on the podium! Share your engineering knowledge and industry smarts with your peers at DesignCon – start by submitting your idea to our 2017 Call for Abstracts.

Call for Proposals Open for ARM TechCon 2016
5/3/2016
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Designers, engineers, and developers are encouraged to submit their proposals for ARM TechCon 2016, happening October 25-27. Submission deadline is June 10.

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CAD Expands Beyond Graphics
1/28/2016
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CAD programs are beginning to integrate product development tools such as simulation and analysis while also foregoing the 2D drawing.

Design Outsourcing Is on the Rise
10/21/2015
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Product design teams are turning to outside help for new ideas and to balance the ups and downs of design needs.

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