According to an online engineering resource, a recent U.S. study reports that China is losing more manufacturing jobs than the U.S. The study cites that between 1995 and 2002, China lost 15 million manufacturing jobs, compared with 2 million in the U.S.—a trend that can also be seen in many other countries in similar industries. The study also found that China's entire industrial sector is currently being restructured, which analysts say should lead to increases in productivity and an improvement in incomes. For more information, visit http://rbi.ims.ca/3853-522.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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