Monthly Archives: April 2016

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Visualizing the Flow of Oil Around the World

Visualizing the Flow of Oil Around the World Every day, 93 million barrels of oil are consumed by the world economy. While a handful of countries are fortunate enough to have sufficient domestic production, many others must go to the $3 trillion global crude market for their energy needs. We previously showed how oil prices [...]

April 11th, 2016|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , |

Finally! Earbuds that start and stop music when taken in and out of the ear!

Finally! Earbuds that start and stop music when taken in and out of the ear! If you're listening to music from your smartphone via earbuds, there are currently two ways of pausing the playback: you can hit pause on the phone, or use the button controls on the earbud cable. New Zealand-based Vivnnovation Limited, however, [...]

April 11th, 2016|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: |

2016 Manufacturing Forecast

  2016 Forecast for Manufacturing Here’s a few things you’ll want to watch in 2016.  Don’t get left behind! The Internet of Things - One of the skills that a new crop of workers should bring to the table are ones that can analyze the data they get from IoT output.  Even better are employees [...]

HEAT TREATING NICKEL ALLOYS

HEAT TREATING NICKEL ALLOYS Heat treatments are done to alloys and metals to change the properties to fit certain situations. Not all heat treatments are created equal. Because each metal has its own composition, heating and cooling operations performed on the metals to alter their properties happen at different temperatures.  Heat treating Fe based alloys [...]