Tag Archives: Engineering

iFixit: The Teardown Team

The most important thing that happens when a new iPhone comes out is not the release of the phone, but the disassembly of it. The iPhone teardown, undertaken by third-party teams around the world, provides a roadmap for the life of the iPhone X: Is it repairable? Who made the components inside it? The answers to these questions shift stock markets, electronics design, and consumer experience

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ABB Robotics: Engineering with LEGO

It took eight months to build using only spare time, but a fully programmable, near life-size ABB robot made out of LEGO bricks is a spectacular thing to behold

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The Life of a Gear

An overview of design, production and use of an inwheel compounded planetary gearset for an electric Formula Student Racecar. Formula Student is the largest engineering design competition for Students all around the world.

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LG’s OLED displays

LG believes that OLED will fundamentally change the future of our home and portable devices. See some of the concepts that OLED technology will enable in the next few years…

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Predicting Mount Etna

In collaboration with the University of Mainz, Germany, DJI has completed a ground-breaking mission for volcano research by collecting gas directly from the crater of Italy’s Mount Etna. The scientists, led by volcanologist Prof. Jonathan Castro took innovation in their field to an unprecedented level by using a DJI Inspire 1 with Zenmuse XT thermal camera to detect the crater’s temperature in combination with the DJI Matrice 600 Pro as a frame for a multi-gas measurement box to analyse gas composition and deformation from the air

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The Rhythm of the Factory

The Formula One team, Red Bull Racing, based in Milton Keynes UK, show how to build a Formula One car creating ‘The Rhythm of the Factory’

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Microsoft Surface Laptop

Do you remember the time that Apple made the best laptops? Well… not anymore!

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Festo Robotics

Free-moving, intuitive to operate and safe when interacting with the user. The pneumatic lightweight robot is based on the human arm and has great potential as a sensitive helper for human–robot collaboration in the future

Not only do superconductors have fascinating properties, but they also have enormous potential for automation technology. In 2017 Festo is once again presenting amazing new application and motion concepts with superconductivity and robotic concepts

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