Electricity/Electronics

Grim report for computing studies - Electronics Weekly

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Electronics Weekly

Grim report for computing studies
Electronics Weekly
Budgetary concerns among college and sixth form providers mean the ongoing sustainability of A-level computer science remains a concern – 86.5% of providers are below the Department for Education (DfE)'s “minimum viable A level class size”.

Foxconn is coming to America — more specifically, to its new Milwaukee HQ - KXXV News Channel 25

June 17, 2018 - 11:58pm

KXXV News Channel 25

Foxconn is coming to America — more specifically, to its new Milwaukee HQ
KXXV News Channel 25
Recently,the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee launched a co-op program that encourages engineering students to travel to Taiwan in order to pursue further education at Chung Yuan Christian University, while working at a Foxconn facility before ...

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E-textiles control home appliances with the swipe of a finger - Printed Electronics World

June 17, 2018 - 8:08pm

Printed Electronics World

E-textiles control home appliances with the swipe of a finger
Printed Electronics World
Electronic textiles could allow a person to control household appliances or computers from a distance simply by touching a wristband or other item of clothing — something that could be particularly helpful for those with limited mobility. ... Thousand ...

'iPal' robot companion for China's lonely children - NEWS.com.au

June 17, 2018 - 1:39am

NEWS.com.au

'iPal' robot companion for China's lonely children
NEWS.com.au
The “iPal” was among a slew of new tech unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show Asia in Shanghai this week, offering education and company for lonely children and peace of mind for adults. The humanoid device stands as tall as a five-year-old, moves ...

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Norfolk Botanical Garden to hold guided sunset kayak trip - wtkr.com

June 16, 2018 - 6:55pm

wtkr.com

Norfolk Botanical Garden to hold guided sunset kayak trip
wtkr.com
Norfolk Botanical Garden's Adult Education program and Kayak Nature Tours are hosting a guided sunset kayak trip Thursday, August 16. No experience is necessary for the relaxing paddle, which will take place on Lake Whitehurst from 6-8 ... Pre-trip ...

AvatarMind develops robotic babysitters and carers - Taipei Times

June 16, 2018 - 12:02pm

Taipei Times

AvatarMind develops robotic babysitters and carers
Taipei Times
The iPal was among a slew of new technology unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show Asia in Shanghai this week, offering education and company for lonely children, and peace of mind for adults. The humanoid device stands as tall as a five-year-old.

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Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30 - TAPinto.net

June 16, 2018 - 10:26am

TAPinto.net

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30
TAPinto.net
Union County is offering a free electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools campus, 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains. Any Union County resident may bring unwanted ...

Making Electronics Just Got 25% More Expensive In The US - Hackaday

June 16, 2018 - 10:17am

Hackaday

Making Electronics Just Got 25% More Expensive In The US
Hackaday
So what's the analogy for electronics production? People. Using people in the US for manufacturing just isn't a good idea – educational attainment in the US is very high. It doesn't make sense to use a highly-educated workforce to produce goods ...

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Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30 - TAPinto.net

June 16, 2018 - 9:43am

TAPinto.net

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30
TAPinto.net
Union County is offering a free electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools campus, 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains. Any Union County resident may bring unwanted ...

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30 - TAPinto.net

June 16, 2018 - 9:43am

TAPinto.net

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30
TAPinto.net
Union County is offering a free electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools campus, 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains. Any Union County resident may bring unwanted ...

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30 - TAPinto.net

June 16, 2018 - 9:43am

TAPinto.net

Reminder: Free Electronics Recycling for Union County Residents, June 30
TAPinto.net
Union County is offering a free electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools campus, 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains. Any Union County resident may bring unwanted ...

Green Brook Electronics moves to North Plainfield - MyCentralJersey.com

June 16, 2018 - 9:00am

MyCentralJersey.com

Green Brook Electronics moves to North Plainfield
MyCentralJersey.com
NORTH PLAINFIELD - If you're an electronics enthusiast, you'll be pleased to find Green Brook Electronics' new location at 945 Route 22 West. A black LED-lighted sign advertises the store, which recently relocated from its long-time home just down the ...

Newport International Boat Show announces educational opportunities - Sail World

June 16, 2018 - 8:38am

Sail World

Newport International Boat Show announces educational opportunities
Sail World
One of the largest in-water shows in the country and the kick-off to the boat show season, the event will host exhibitors from around the world with an exceptional assortment of boats of every type and style, plus a variety of accessories, equipment ...

AAI Recruitment 2018: Apply online for 186 Junior Assistant (Fire ... - Times of India

June 16, 2018 - 5:14am

Times of India

AAI Recruitment 2018: Apply online for 186 Junior Assistant (Fire ...
Times of India
Education News: Airports Authority of India (AAI) has invited application for 186 Junior Assistant (Fire Service), Senior Assistant (Electronics) posts.

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'Digital India' eliminated middlemen, empowered citizens: PM Modi - The News Minute

June 16, 2018 - 1:52am

The News Minute

'Digital India' eliminated middlemen, empowered citizens: PM Modi
The News Minute
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said his flagship programme "Digital India" helped citizens by eliminating middlemen and promoted 4Es -- Education, Employment, Entrepreneurship and Empowerment. "We launched Digital India with a ... To make this ...
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Area students nominated to military academies - The Daily Progress

June 15, 2018 - 11:26pm

The Daily Progress

Area students nominated to military academies
The Daily Progress
Tom Garrett, R-Buckingham, to national military academies. Nationally, only about 10 percent of applicants make it into the nation's five academies. The local students said they aimed for the academies during their secondary education for the ...

Caring4Girls challenges executive to summit Kilimanjaro for a good cause - Independent Online

June 15, 2018 - 3:57pm

Caring4Girls challenges executive to summit Kilimanjaro for a good cause
Independent Online
UNICEF indicated that more educated women had a tendency to be healthier, work and earn more income, have fewer children and provide better health care and education to their children. On 9 August, Sung Yoon, CEO & President Samsung Electronics Africa ...

Electronic skin stretched to new limits - Phys.Org

June 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

Phys.Org

Electronic skin stretched to new limits
Phys.Org
Smart materials that flex, sense and stretch like skin have many applications for devices that interact with the human body. Possibilities range from biodegradable patches that help wounds heal to wearable electronics and touch-sensitive robotic devices.

Despite overall setbacks, one MOOC on AI gains ground - Education Dive

June 15, 2018 - 11:07am

Despite overall setbacks, one MOOC on AI gains ground
Education Dive
About a year ago, Robert Ubell, vice dean emeritus of online learning at New York University's Tandon School of Engineering, wrote in an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers publication that an estimated 58 million people had signed up for ...

Boston CIO Leadership Association Announces Recipients of 2018 CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards - PR Web (press release)

June 15, 2018 - 11:07am

Boston CIO Leadership Association Announces Recipients of 2018 CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards
PR Web (press release)
Our membership is comprised exclusively of CIOs (or equivalent executive roles) from public and private companies, government, education, healthcare and nonprofit organizations. BostonCIO is led by a CIO Advisory Board which sets the annual program ...