With its integral USB connection, the S1010 USB digital media player allows users to control a connected MP3 player directly from the unit’s control buttons. An 80 cm USB cable connection enables storing the added digital device in the glove box or other nearby locations. The S1010 USB has other connectors that increase its functionality. With its two line-out connections, sound can also be enhanced with external amplifiers. An AUX IN connection allows expansion of the memory capability with an external hard drive player. A credit card-size remote control accesses the main functions of the audio unit from anywhere in the vehicle.
A middle school team from Rochester, Mich., has again nabbed the grand prize in the annual international Future City Competition, which drew students from 37 regions of the United States, as well as from England and China.
The word “smart” is becoming the dumbest word around. It has been applied to almost every device and system in our homes. In addition to smartphones and smart meters, we now hear about smart clothing and smart shoes, smart lights, smart homes, smart buildings, and every trendy city today has its smart city project. Just because it has a computer inside and is connected to the Web, does not mean it is smart.
Are you being paid enough? Do you want a better job? According to a recent survey Manpower released just before Engineers Week, employers and engineers don't see eye-to-eye about the state of US engineers' skills and experience.
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