RoboNexus, an international conference and expo for the robotics industry, promises more than just playing with robots all day—at least for some. The conference is organized into the RoboNexus Professional Development Program—four days of conferences and the RoboNexus Consumer & Entertainment Program, which features consumer and entertainment seminars, competitions, and the emerging robots tech theater, and more. The conference takes place Oct. 21-23 in Santa Clara, CA. Go to www.robonexus.com for more information.
Everyone has had the experience of trying to scrape the last of the peanut butter or mayonnaise from the bottom of a glass jar without getting your hand sticky. Inventor Ron Jidmar thinks he has a solution to all of that nonsense with a flexible jar design that can be squeezed with one hand to lift contents from the bottom to the top of a jar or container, leaving the other hand free to scoop the contents out cleanly.
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.