5 Ways to Reduce the Drag on Your Polyurethane Molding
Polyurethane molding is a type of pressure-sensitive plastics molding that is often used for larger-scale applications, such as automotive parts and furniture. Here's how to reduce drag on your molding.
3 Reasons Why Smartphone Companies Don't Make Their Own Chips
It's a brave new world in semiconductor chip technology. This article will break down the financial and logistical costs of manufacturing smartphone chips.
Elon Musk: His Obscure Company Will Change Metropolitan Transportation
A look at the relatively obscure company run by Elon Musk that will change transportation in metropolitan areas around the world.
ML Model and Arduino Programming for Machine Learning Typing Gloves
This tutorial will focus on the Arduino programming aspects of the ML gloves and the Machine Learning model. This tutorial is a continuation of my other article titled "How To Make Better Machine Learning Typing Gloves".
How to Make Better Machine Learning Typing Gloves
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a whole typing experience at a moment's notice while you were out and about? This kind of typing experience was the line of thinking that spurred on the idea to make ML gloves that would work on smart devices like phones, tablets, and watches.
Virtual and Augmented Reality: The Future of Immersive Healthcare
As medicine becomes digitalised, find out how both virtual reality and augmented reality are shaping the future of healthcare.
Cohabiting With Robots: 12 Emerging Home Robotic Technologies
This article explores 12 of the most exciting emerging robotic technologies coming to your future home. Consumer technology has improved significantly in recent years and we are closer than ever to having robots in the home.
How Virtual Reality Is Helping Dementia Sufferers Through "Time Travel"
Recent studies have shown that virtual reality (VR) and "time travel" using VR can positively impact the cognitive ability of patients with neurological issues.
Why Is It Called "Logistic Regression" and Not "Logistic Classification"?
Have you ever been confused by the name of the algorithm "Logistic Regression"? Despite being one of the most popular classification algorithms, it is named "Logistic Regression", but why? Has it been misnamed? Let's find it out!
Understanding Gradient Descent Optimization Algorithm
Gradient descent is one of the most popular optimization algorithms used by many machine learning and deep learning algorithms. Let's take a look at how it works!
Ring Main Units (RMUs), Construction, Working and Comparison With Switch-Gears
A first-hand engineer's guide to Ring Main Units (RMUs) detailing their construction, working, distribution philosophy and comparison with conventional Switch-Gears.
How Federated Learning Overcomes AI Privacy Concerns
Federated Learning 101: This article provides an introduction to FL and how its use overcomes privacy limitations faced by traditional Machine Learning systems.
Systems Engineering and the Concept of Interconnectedness
When you first start studying systems engineering, arguably the most common theme you will experience is interconnectedness throughout a system. It helps dictate design, manufacturing, operations, and so much more. This article takes a look at how critical it can really be, especially in aerospace.
Fundamentals of MV Transformer Protection Using Relays
Learn the basics of medium-voltage transformer protection through Siemens, GE and Schneider Electric's digital microprocessor relays.
Introduction to Nitriding: What Is It and How Does It Work?
What is nitriding? What are the benefits of nitriding metal? How does nitriding compare to other case-hardening methods?
Urban Mining: What Is It?
Anything you might find in a landfill that can be removed and reused is a source for urban miners. Around the world, a nascent industry has taken the world by storm. By reclaiming compounds and elements from products, buildings, and waste, we can preserve resources and limit our carbon footprint.
The Deep Learning Revolution: Four Major Advancements
Deep learning technology has many applications and has already revolutionized the way we do many things. This article explores four areas where deep learning has made significant advancements: image classification, data processing, deepfake technology, and video games.
Countries That Generate 100% Renewable Energy Electricity
Is generating electricity from 100% renewable energy sources impractical and unattainable? The answer is clearly no since there are already several countries that generate 100% of the electricity they use from renewable sources of energy. Many others are approaching the 100% renewable threshold.
Unique Characteristics of Tungsten Unmasked
With the highest melting point of any metal, tungsten is strong at high temps. Its primary use is in the manufacture of alloys. Alloys made by melting and mixing two or more metals, and tungsten alloys are used in electrical devices and cutting tools when strength and heat resistance are imperative.
Multiband Antennas Versus Multibeam Antennas
Multibeam antennas and multiband antennas are different types of RF hardware, though there is significant confusion on the matter. We'll explain the differences in the types of antennas and where they may overlap.
Influence of the Wind Generator on Power Grid Transient Stability
Learn about the influence of wind power on the stability of the power grid in this article.
Renting vs. Buying Electricity: Is There a Difference?
We've all heard the popular belief that buying is usually better than renting, whether it be a home, a car, or otherwise. Could this apply to electricity as well? If so, how does a person "buy" electricity, and is it more cost-effective than "renting" it from power companies? Find out here.
Recycled Steel and Ferrous Scrap: Pollution and Economic Cost Benefits
Evaluating the impact of recycling metals can be little tricky. Keeping metal out of landfills cuts down on the speed with which we fill them up. It also prevents oxide seepage. Steel recycling saves on the amount of wood we use. It contributes to taxes, wages, and recycles evermore.
Benefits of Drone Use in Agriculture
Drones have a wide number of uses, especially in the agriculture industry where they have some surprising benefits. These useful little machines can help farmers improve their yields, evaluate their crops and save time, among other advantages.
Top 5 Drones for Taking Amazing Pictures
Drones are incredibly useful for to photographers, experienced or new, but the vast range of drones available can be bewildering to those who don't know what they are looking for. Here is a short list of the best drones for capturing amazing pictures.
Powering the Entire World in Six Solar Arrays: Is It Possible?
Proposed in 2010, Matthias Loster proposed a simple idea: What if we were able to power the entire world with solar energy? What is the most optimal way we could accomplish this? How easy would it be? This article will cover his answer, as well as explore a bit into its integrity several years later
The U.S. Power Grid: How Safe Is Your Electricity?
How many power grids does the United States have? One? 10? 50? What even is a power grid? What does it do, and how does it becoming damaged affect me? If you've got no idea, it may be time to become informed and see what steps you can take to be prepared for the worst-case scenario.