The Legend Is Back!: Nokia Is Relaunching the 3310 Later This Month

It’s no secret that Nokia’s sales have taken a dive over the past few years with the introduction of the smartphone.Nokia’s failing attempts are no match for industry giants such as Apple or Samsung. Sales have drastically declined as Nokia’s market share has dropped from 46.7 percent in the first quarter of 2007 to 3.1 percent in the second...

Apple’s Latest Move Fuels iPhone Wireless Charging Rumors

Apple fans might have a bit more proof that the next iPhone would be equipped with wireless charging. The tech behemoth is now listed as a member of the Wireless Power Consortium.The company released a statement to Business Insider that neither confirms nor denies any current rumors about the phone, much to our disappointment:“Apple is an active member of...

This Revolutionary Technology Produces Eco-Friendly Concrete

A professor from Rutgers University is taking his creation and putting it on the market. Professor Richard Riman developed a flexible method to control low-temperature water reactions. The materials science engineer invented the energy-efficient technology to be applied to a number of products, including concrete.“Ultimately, what we’d like to be able to do is create a ‘Materials Valley’ here,...

Meet Miro: Your Sleek, One-Stop Entertainment System

This fresh new speaker wants to be the ultimate entertainment experience for users. The Miro speaker by Zbinno brings together clean sound with clean visuals for a unique experience.The speakers serve as the foundational part of the Miro bar. Dual speakers produce 85 decibels of sound to deliver a rich balance of mid-tones and bass. Zbinno said the speakers have been...

Awesome Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Engineers

Roses are red, violets are blue, we made a list, of special gift ideas for you. With the 14th of February marching ever closer, it’s probably time to start looking for that perfect Valentine’s Day gift for that special engineer in your life.So let’s cut to the chase and get this list started, here is our hand-picked selection of...

Tesla Smashes Acceleration Record of Production Cars

Tesla is making history again with another record-breaking story: the world’s fastest accelerating production vehicle.Tesla’s Model S P100D recently broke the Motor Trend’s all-time world record for fastest acceleration of a production car by going 0 to 97 kph in just 2.28 seconds.The result was recently posted by Motor Trend on February 8th, 2017. Tesla’s record breaking car, the Model S P100D,...

Top 10 Math Tricks for Getting Through Your Daily Life

Many of us struggle with math on a daily basis – even engineers. Whether it be calculating fractions or figuring out how much money you make, here are 10 math tricks you need to know for your daily life.Percentage Calculation TricksCalculating percents may seem simple when it’s just 10 percent, but what about 75 percent of 19.99? When you’re...

Top 3 Jobs for Highest Mechanical Engineer Salary

Every year, a stream of mechanical engineers graduate from their bachelor’s degree and do their best to get a job that would pay them the highest mechanical engineer salary. The reason is clear – mechanical engineering is one of the most in-demand engineering disciplines and in highly in demand within several industries in all countries around the world.In addition...

5 Mind-Scrambling Logical Paradoxes

What do you call apparently self-contradictory statements or problems? What about if they seem to prove something that doesn’t seem to be correct intuitively? Yes, you’ve guessed it, paradoxes. These, often infuriating, thought experiments have formed a central component of philosophy for centuries. They often challenge your intuitive understanding of the world around you. Perhaps they’ll completely flip your...

NASA’s New Electronics Can Survive Long Venus Surface Missions

Venus, the second planet from the sun and our closest planetary neighbor, has one of the harshest environments in our solar system. Its landscape is dusty, with surface temperatures reaching a searing 471 degrees Celsius (880 degrees Fahrenheit).Venus has a thick atmosphere consisting primarily of carbon dioxide and clouds of sulfuric acid with sharp lightning bursts. One day-night cycle takes 117 Earth...