Electricity/Electronics

UNICEF and partners welcome the Ambassador of Japan to Mahama Refugee Camp - Reliefweb

December 2, 2017 - 7:51am

UNICEF and partners welcome the Ambassador of Japan to Mahama Refugee Camp
Reliefweb
This support included expanding children's access to protection, early childhood development and education services. Programmes have been implemented under the leadership of MIDIMAR in close coordination with UNHCR and partners. The delegation began ...

'Dawn Of The New Everything' Argues For Human-Centered Technology - NPR

December 2, 2017 - 7:00am

NPR

'Dawn Of The New Everything' Argues For Human-Centered Technology
NPR
With virtual reality rigs like the Oculus finally finding their way into people's homes, it's a perfect time to look back on the birth of a technology that almost didn't exist. Dawn of the New Everything is techie guru Jaron Lanier's attempt to explain ...

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Catalysing innovation on a large-scale - The Hans India

December 2, 2017 - 12:48am

The Hans India

Catalysing innovation on a large-scale
The Hans India
Academia and industry are two important pillars of our economy. A robust collaboration between the two will augur well for our developing economy, enabling innovation, growth in the education system and producing an employment-ready workforce. For ...

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Catalysing innovation on a large-scale - The Hans India

December 2, 2017 - 12:48am

The Hans India

Catalysing innovation on a large-scale
The Hans India
Academia and industry are two important pillars of our economy. A robust collaboration between the two will augur well for our developing economy, enabling innovation, growth in the education system and producing an employment-ready workforce. For ...

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VN seeks ties with West Australia - Viet Nam News

December 1, 2017 - 8:00pm

Viet Nam News

VN seeks ties with West Australia
Viet Nam News
PERTH — National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân held talks with leaders from Western Australia to seek co-operation opportunities in various fields of mutual interest, such as mining, renewable energy, liquefied petroleum gas, education ...

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Southampton University boss pockets £433000 after pay rise - The Times

December 1, 2017 - 7:04pm

BBC News

Southampton University boss pockets £433000 after pay rise
The Times
A fellow of the Royal Society, he is the former president of Universities UK, which represents leaders of higher education institutions, was knighted for services to engineering and education, and has been chief executive of a FTSE 250 electronics ...
Vice-chancellor of Southampton university in new pay rowFinancial Times

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Cornwall business audience hears how South Korea rose from the rubble - Standard Freeholder

December 1, 2017 - 7:01pm

Standard Freeholder

Cornwall business audience hears how South Korea rose from the rubble
Standard Freeholder
“In 1950, the Korean War destroyed everything,” said Lee. After the war, the country made huge investments in education and science and technology. “Korea has transformed into the state it is in now in just one generation,” said Lee. Now the gross ...

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Jica taps 4 PH gov't agencies for technical cooperation plan - Inquirer.net

December 1, 2017 - 4:32pm

Inquirer.net

Jica taps 4 PH gov't agencies for technical cooperation plan
Inquirer.net
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) is partnering with different government agencies for a four-year technical cooperation to make certain Philippine industries are globally competitive, the agency said in a statement. Jica said it would ...

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Jica taps 4 PH gov't agencies for technical cooperation plan - Inquirer.net

December 1, 2017 - 4:32pm

Inquirer.net

Jica taps 4 PH gov't agencies for technical cooperation plan
Inquirer.net
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) is partnering with different government agencies for a four-year technical cooperation to make certain Philippine industries are globally competitive, the agency said in a statement. Jica said it would ...
JICA, DTI seek to bolster Filipino workers' skillsThe Manila Times

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Vice-chancellor of Southampton university in new pay row - Financial Times

December 1, 2017 - 1:12pm

Financial Times

Vice-chancellor of Southampton university in new pay row
Financial Times
The vice-chancellor of Southampton university enjoyed a £72,000 rise in his headline pay last year to £423,000, even after his remuneration was criticised as too high by the universities minister. Jo Johnson, the universities minister, had previously ...

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Nam Tai Electronics Inc. (NTE) Shares Moving On Volume - Pearson Press

December 1, 2017 - 12:47pm

Nam Tai Electronics Inc. (NTE) Shares Moving On Volume
Pearson Press
Knowing exactly where the money is invested and why it is invested there, may be a big help when reviewing portfolio performance down the line. Any investor who takes the reins and decides to make their own decisions should realize the importance of a ...

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3D Printing Market Will Generate New Growth Opportunities by 2025 - I-Connect007

December 1, 2017 - 11:06am

3D Printing Market Will Generate New Growth Opportunities by 2025
I-Connect007
An up-to-date study by Transparency Market Research (TMR) has detected that the global 3D printing market is distributed among a vast number of large and mid-level vendors, and going forward, the competitive landscape will remain fragmented. However, a ...

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School phone policy reviewed - Scarborough Leader

December 1, 2017 - 10:45am

School phone policy reviewed
Scarborough Leader
Cell phones can be a powerful tool to keep informed and stay in touch with friends and family, but in the hands of teenagers can also be a dangerous and distracting device. Members of the Scarborough Board of Education's policy committee recently ...

CE Pro Video Q&A: Doug Greenwald of ProjX360 Discusses Software Efficiency - CEPro

December 1, 2017 - 10:37am

CEPro

CE Pro Video Q&A: Doug Greenwald of ProjX360 Discusses Software Efficiency
CEPro
Jason has covered low-voltage electronics as an editor since 1990. He joined EH Publishing in 2000, and before that served as publisher and editor of Security Sales, a leading magazine for the security industry. He served as chairman of the Security ...

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He is Destined to Become an Electronics Engineer and Topnotcher - GineersNow (press release) (blog)

December 1, 2017 - 10:25am

He is Destined to Become an Electronics Engineer and Topnotcher
GineersNow (press release) (blog)
Becoming an electronics engineer is my childhood dream. When I was a child, I was amazed by how electronic things and gadgets work and most of the time I open them up and try to look and understand what are inside. During my high school years, I had ...

Local man joins engineering hall of fame - Mount Airy News

December 1, 2017 - 8:45am

Local man joins engineering hall of fame
Mount Airy News
Many people know Paul Madren of Mount Airy as a master craftsman beekeeper (one of only 12 in the state), but in a “previous life” he helped bring electronics into the modern digital world that exists today. That role has been recognized through Madren ...

Apple may introduce an all-new Entry Level iPad in H1 2018 - Patently Apple

December 1, 2017 - 5:59am

Patently Apple

Apple may introduce an all-new Entry Level iPad in H1 2018
Patently Apple
The sources noted that Apple is likely to outsource the production of the new iPad to Compal Electronics. The proposed entry level iPad could help Apple in markets like India and Vietnam while being able to better compete in the K12 market in the U.S ...

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Arthur Thomas Johnson, PhD, PE, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis ... - NB Herard

December 1, 2017 - 4:04am

Arthur Thomas Johnson, PhD, PE, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis ...
NB Herard
A founding fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering in 1992, Dr. Johnson is a lifetime fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education, the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers, and the American ...

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Sci-tech sports gain popularity among rural students in Ningxia - Xinhua

November 30, 2017 - 8:47pm

Sci-tech sports gain popularity among rural students in Ningxia
Xinhua
"In the battle against internet games and electronic products, Sci-tech sports are a great help," she added. According to the education bureau of Dawukou, all of the 32 elementary schools offer students SciTech sports, including seven rural schools. A ...

Parents taking away cellphones and other devices sometimes preceded youth suicide in Utah, CDC study finds - Salt Lake Tribune

November 30, 2017 - 8:08pm

Salt Lake Tribune

Parents taking away cellphones and other devices sometimes preceded youth suicide in Utah, CDC study finds
Salt Lake Tribune
“Researchers are really starting to look at the way teens use electronic devices,” said Michael Staley, suicide research coordinator with the Utah Office of the Medical Examiner. “And we know that from self-reported surveys ... that when teens really ...

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