How to Negotiate Salary in Engineering Job Interviews

How confident are you when negotiating your salary in Engineering job interviews?Some of you may already have the knowledge, experience, and confidence but many engineers lack the self-assurance of negotiating their salary in engineering job interviews. For those of you who lack the confidence, here’s some help for you.Below, I will talk about why you should negotiate at engineering...

9 Interesting Materials That Could Shape the Future

Future materials isn’t just a buzzword, it’s an exciting field with developments that could very well spring great innovations for everything from building materials to clothing. In this article, we’ll look at 8 interesting materials that could become commonplace in our lives. This list is far from exhaustive and in no particular order.Feel free to add any suggestions you would...

Top 7 Technology Trends in 2017 That Are Moving Faster Than Ever

2016 has been an amazing year for all technology enthusiasts with the pioneering technology trends that were available. With the progressing year, the technology diversified ways in which we could communicate and retrieve the information from the pocket fitting devices. Technologies such as IoT, automation, and cognitive computing moved beyond the conceptual stages in 2016.As the year takes up, companies...

Top 8 Technology Trends in 2017 That Are Moving Faster Than Ever

2016 has been an amazing year for all technology enthusiasts with the pioneering technology trends that were available. With the progressing year, the technology diversified ways in which we could communicate and retrieve the information from the pocket fitting devices. Technologies such as IoT, automation, and cognitive computing moved beyond the conceptual stages in 2016.As the year takes up, companies...

IKEA Finally Says Goodbye to Finicky Screws

It happens every time a man decides to be a hero and assemble his newly purchased flat-packed furniture from IKEA. He gathers his tools, pulls out his electric screwdriver, (only to realize he hasn’t charged it) and then proceeds to search for the screwdriver and Allen key sizes that weren’t supplied with the furniture. He then unpacks the parts,...

Airbus Finally Reveals Long-Rumored Autonomous Flying Car

Part car, part quadcopter drone. Airbus finally debuted its Vahana flying concept car at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, and it’s certainly unique. Airbus partnered with Italdesign on the practical-sci-fi look of the car dubbed Pop.Up.This concept car is zero-emission and fully electric. It adapts to whatever an owner would need – both ground and airborne transport.“You’re in your...

This 3D Printed Grenade Launcher by the U.S. Army Is Called RAMBO

The United States military upped its game with this 3D-printed grenade launcher. The launcher looks like a weapon straight out of an action film, and rightly so. The working name for this gun? RAMBO.While not (entirely) inspired by the Sylvester Stalone character of the same name, it certainly looks like something Rambo would use. RAMBO stands for Rapid Additively...

Physicists Say Fast Radio Bursts Could be Powering Alien Spaceships

For ten years, since their discovery, fast radio bursts have been confusing astronomers. These pulses of intergalactic radio energy have, as yet, defied explanation. A new theory may help explain them and point to a possible technological origin. It could even hint at alien spacecraft propulsion. Of course, extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence but we should be willing to...

This Space Themed Birthday Cake Is out of This World

Space fanatics will be blown away by this spectacular space themed birthday cake. The space themed cake was created by Naushee (who goes by the name Pedagiggle on Imgur) for her 4-year-old son Ilyas. Naushee wanted to create a multi-layered space-inspired birthday cake that was as (inter)stellar inside as it is on the outside.This space themed birthday cake is...

“Three-Wheeling” into the future: Elio Motors

Founded by Paul Elio in 2009, Elio Motors was awarded the best Automotive Startup of 2015. With a base price of 7300 USD (subject to restrictions) and a touted efficiency of 84 MPG, the Elio could revolutionize the American Automotive industry.Elio started his company after working for automotive supplier Johnson Controls. Since then, he’s secured more than $22 million in private and public funding. He currently...