Engineers, take note: Not just the auction hub for consumer goods, eBay Business (www.ebaybusiness.com), "the World's Online Marketplace™ for business-related products," now includes test & measurement listings. The new category features waveguides, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, amplifiers, calibration equipment, and signal generators, among other products, by companies like Fluke, Agilent, Anritsu, and Tektronix.
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.