With many airlines reducing the maximum weight per bag to 50 lb maximum, it is easy to overpack. The Solutions Collection has a built-in digital scale to weigh luggage and avoid surprises and costly over-weight charges. The built-in luggage scale uses load cell technology with a proven history in many digital scale applications. The system's electronics were designed and tested to withstand the punishment luggage must endure from baggage handlers. Pushing a button activates the scale, the LCD display provides the readout in pounds or kilograms, and the unit automatically turns off after 15 seconds to avoid excessive battery drain and extend battery life.
Some of our culture's most enduring robots appeared in the 80s. The Aliens series produced another evil android, and we saw light robot fare in the form of Short Circuit. Two of the great robots of all time also showed up: The Terminator and RoboCop.
Optomec's third America Makes project for metal 3D printing teams the LENS process company with GE Aviation, Lockheed, and other big aerospace names to develop guidelines for repairing high-value flight-critical Air Force components.
This Gadget Freak review looks at a cooler that is essentially a party on wheels with a built-in blender, Bluetooth speaker, and USB charger. We also look at a sustainable, rotating wireless smartphone charger.
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.