A casino once scheduled for construction within a few blocks or the National Manufacturing Week's new home never materialized after being tied to Chicago's mob, but that doesn’t mean show goers won't have the chance to do some gambling.
As part of an ongoing celebration of its 30th birthday and 20th year since the creation of NI LabVIEW, National Instruments is holding a Bingo game. Attendees won't be playing solely for a chance to win prizes. They'll also be learning -- the bingo cards display images that are each related to a fact about NI. The booth will also feature an industrial vision system which will measure the diameter of a ball bearing as it falls through the air. http://www.ni.com/
Attendees at NI's Manufacturing Week booth hope for big Bingo prizes.
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.
Two issues have been the bane of the plastics industry for as long as one can remember: The ban on plastic grocery bags and whether the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in plastics such as polycarbonate and PVC is harmful to humans.
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