Electricity/Electronics

LCC offers viable workforce education programs - Laredo Morning Times

July 31, 2017 - 10:06am

Laredo Morning Times

LCC offers viable workforce education programs
Laredo Morning Times
For those with a passion for technology, the Computer Technology Department offers courses in Computer Technology, Biomedical Electronics, Network and Cyber Security, Mobile-Apps Media & Web Development, Computer Aided Drafting and Design, and ...

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Bill Banning Electronics in Crosswalks Signed in Hawaii - wnep.com

July 31, 2017 - 9:13am

wnep.com

Bill Banning Electronics in Crosswalks Signed in Hawaii
wnep.com
Hirohata said his discussions with other students convinced him the law was needed, not just increased safety education. He said many students asked, “Is this a law? No? Then why should I care?” Honolulu's concerns may be supported by the Governors ...
Ordinance 17-39 / Bill 6 - City and County of HonoluluCity and County of Honolulu
Honolulu targets 'smartphone zombies' with crosswalk banReuters
Texting against law when in a crosswalk - Honolulu Star-AdvertiserHonolulu Star-Advertiser
City and County of Honolulu
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Sending Sons Off to College, and Finding Solace in a Big Box Store - New York Times

July 31, 2017 - 6:00am

New York Times

Sending Sons Off to College, and Finding Solace in a Big Box Store
New York Times
According to the National Retail Federation, these shoppers will spend a record amount this school year: $54.1 billion on items like clothes ($8 billion), shoes ($4.5 billion) and electronics ($12.8 billion). They also will spend more than $5.9 billion ...

Indian scientists use tiny bubbles to draw plastic circuits - The Indian Express

July 31, 2017 - 5:33am

The Indian Express

Indian scientists use tiny bubbles to draw plastic circuits
The Indian Express
Solution-printed electronics is one of the fastest growing areas in the industry primarily due to its very low cost and flexibility, researchers from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Kolkata said. It is mostly based on ...

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Army Cyber Education Enlists Field Operations - Signal Magazine

July 30, 2017 - 8:34pm

Signal Magazine

Army Cyber Education Enlists Field Operations
Signal Magazine
The U.S. Army is consolidating major electronics disciplines in an approach that brings education and operations under a single umbrella. This confluence extends to physical plants as well as organizational charts. For example, the Cyber Center of ...

Internship aid - Education Times

July 30, 2017 - 2:46pm

Education Times

Internship aid
Education Times
Engineering is a vast field of study. Earlier, it was restricted to core branches like civil, mechanical, electronics and electrical engineering. However, technology has changed things for the better and the demand for engineers has multiplied with new ...

Cynthia Arrington named Wallace State's new Adult Education director - CullmanSense

July 30, 2017 - 2:45pm

CullmanSense

Cynthia Arrington named Wallace State's new Adult Education director
CullmanSense
Among her previous duties as a Wallace State Adult Education instructor, Arrington worked specifically with students in welding, culinary arts, electronics technology, engineering technology and horticulture, focusing primarily on soft skills ...

Region Roundup: News and notes from around the area - nwitimes.com

July 30, 2017 - 1:35pm

nwitimes.com

Region Roundup: News and notes from around the area
nwitimes.com
Taylor fulfilled his educational requirement by attending classes, featuring experts in recycling processes, landfills, household hazardous waste, vermicomposting, backyard composting, electronics recycling and more. The program also included field trips.

Honolulu's new smartphone ban imposes a fine if you text at crosswalks - Digital Trends

July 30, 2017 - 1:08pm

Digital Trends

Honolulu's new smartphone ban imposes a fine if you text at crosswalks
Digital Trends
“Scrap this intrusive bill, provide more education to citizens about responsible electronics usage, and allow law enforcement to focus on larger issues,” resident Ben Robinson wrote to the city council. But alas, until we find a way to provide that ...
Honolulu bans texting while crossing streets in bid to curb injuriesThe Independent
Honolulu bans pedestrians from checking phones while crossing streetsSky News

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Honolulu bans texting while crossing streets in bid to curb injuries - The Independent

July 30, 2017 - 7:09am

The Independent

Honolulu bans texting while crossing streets in bid to curb injuries
The Independent
A ban on pedestrians looking at mobile phones or texting while crossing the street will take effect in Hawaii's largest city in late October, as Honolulu becomes the first major US city to pass legislation aimed at reducing injuries and deaths from ...
US city becomes first to ban texting while crossing the road with those caught looking at their phones facing finesThe Sun
Hawaii law targets 'smartphone zombies' with crosswalk banThe Guardian
Distracted Walking: Honolulu Bans Crosswalk Pedestrians From Looking At SmartphonesInternational Business Times
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Guest Opinion: New law criminalizes cellphone use while driving - Mail Tribune

July 30, 2017 - 3:01am

Guest Opinion: New law criminalizes cellphone use while driving
Mail Tribune
The gradual implementation of stricter cellphone laws in Oregon and Washington show that public education is essential in reducing the dangers of operating a 2-ton hunk of metal at a speed of a mile a minute while distracted by a hand-held electronic ...

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Dyer County Schools now offering STEM educational programs for all students grades 6-8 - State Gazette

July 30, 2017 - 1:05am

State Gazette

Dyer County Schools now offering STEM educational programs for all students grades 6-8
State Gazette
The 2017-18 school year will mark a year of great progressive change for all middle school students of Northview and Three Oaks, as both locations will now offer a STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math] lab education program available to all ...

Computer Ed Center breaks down high-tech talk - Lincoln Journal Star

July 29, 2017 - 9:04pm

Computer Ed Center breaks down high-tech talk
Lincoln Journal Star
Any time there's a technological breakthrough you can rest assured that classes at the Computer Education Center at The Landing will address the impact it will have on electronic devices. Introducing the latest to hit the field of electronics: iOS11 ...

US city becomes first to ban texting while crossing the road with those caught looking at their phones facing fines - The Sun

July 29, 2017 - 5:27pm

The Sun

US city becomes first to ban texting while crossing the road with those caught looking at their phones facing fines
The Sun
The Distracted Walking Law, states “no pedestrian shall cross a street or highway while viewing a mobile electronic device”. The law will come into effect on October 25 but does not include urgent calls to the emergency services. Local residents have ...
Honolulu bans texting while crossing streets in bid to curb injuriesThe Independent
Hawaii law targets 'smartphone zombies' with crosswalk banThe Guardian
Distracted Walking: Honolulu Bans Crosswalk Pedestrians From Looking At SmartphonesInternational Business Times
Sky News
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IoT dev board partnership aimed at makers, engineers - Electronic Products & Technology

July 29, 2017 - 7:14am

Electronic Products & Technology

IoT dev board partnership aimed at makers, engineers
Electronic Products & Technology
SparkFun has led the way in bringing open-source digital and programmable electronics to hobbyists, engineers, pro-makers, and education markets. The company provides development boards, sensors, kits, robotics components, and instructional resources ...

Rust Belt Wisconsin looks to fill high-skill jobs at Foxconn - Greensburg Daily News

July 29, 2017 - 7:02am

Greensburg Daily News

Rust Belt Wisconsin looks to fill high-skill jobs at Foxconn
Greensburg Daily News
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Rust Belt state that built a manufacturing legacy through assembly-line jobs will have to quickly transition to a more highly skilled workforce now that Foxconn has selected Wisconsin as the site of its coveted U.S. electronics ...

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Modi government is finally making moves to pull engineering back from brink of extinction - Economic Times

July 29, 2017 - 3:25am

Economic Times

Modi government is finally making moves to pull engineering back from brink of extinction
Economic Times
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), the body that regulates tech education in India, has now made it compulsory for engineering students to complete two internships during their course. The colleges will have to arrange for these ...

Harrison bands to have Electronics and Paint Recycle Day on Aug. 26 - MDJOnline.com

July 28, 2017 - 8:42pm

Harrison bands to have Electronics and Paint Recycle Day on Aug. 26
MDJOnline.com
The Harrison High School bands will have an Electronics and Paint Recycle Day on Aug. 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the upper parking lot of the school, 4500 Due West Road NW in Kennesaw. Participants can bring items to be recycled such as computers, ...

Walker: Foxconn deal critics can "suck lemons" - WEAU

July 28, 2017 - 7:48pm

WEAU

Walker: Foxconn deal critics can "suck lemons"
WEAU
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Gov. Scott walker spent Friday touting the multi-billion dollar deal with electronics giant Foxconn – one day after signing a memorandum of understanding to build a new facility in southeastern Wisconsin.
Wisconsin landed Foxconn's plant. Now UW-Madison looks to do the same with researchMadison.com
FOXCONN: A LOOK AT THE MANUFACTURING GIANT BUILDING $10 BILLION PLANT IN THE US9NEWS.com
Wisconsin's aglow with Foxconn announcement, but can Illinois share the spotlight?Chicago Tribune
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Hawaii law targets 'smartphone zombies' with crosswalk ban - The Guardian

July 28, 2017 - 7:12pm

The Guardian

Hawaii law targets 'smartphone zombies' with crosswalk ban
The Guardian
Opponents of the Honolulu law argued it infringes on personal freedom and amounts to government overreach. “Scrap this intrusive bill, provide more education to citizens about responsible electronics usage, and allow law enforcement to focus on larger ...

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