man and machine

Man and Machines

Machines are systems that convert energy and do work.  Machines come in large classes that can be sorted by industry and activity.  Transportation systems such as cars, trains,…

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T3

Rise of the Machines?

Artificial Intelligence is a major software technology that has been under development for decades.  As with many forms of technology, the current hype around artificial intelligence doesn’t really…

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Series hybrid electric truck pushes mechatronic boundaries

by Steve Meyer, Contributing Editor Sometimes mechatronic challenges come in unexpected places. Heavy hauling trucks are the latest transportation segment where an electric makeover provides major benefits. For…

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IoT

Internet of Things Hype

The Internet of Things continues to generate a lot of “buzz”.  One market research firm forecasts $1.9 trillion in revenue by 2020 in global economic value created by…

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Technology Applied

Technology is a term that is broadly used and highly misunderstood.  It is the art of, or skill that is based on the underlying principle of a certain…

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Manufacturing Trends

man and machine

Man and Machines

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Machines are systems that convert energy and do work.  Machines come in large classes that can be sorted by industry and activity.  Transportation systems such as cars, trains,…

T3

Rise of the Machines?

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Artificial Intelligence is a major software technology that has been under development for decades.  As with many forms of technology, the current hype around artificial intelligence doesn’t really…

IoT

Internet of Things Hype

Sunday, December 7, 2014

The Internet of Things continues to generate a lot of “buzz”.  One market research firm forecasts $1.9 trillion in revenue by 2020 in global economic value created by…

water

Technology Applied

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Technology is a term that is broadly used and highly misunderstood.  It is the art of, or skill that is based on the underlying principle of a certain…