Community http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8190/more en SourceESB Is A Smarter, More Efficient Way to Buy Electronic Components http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components <div class="node-body blog-body">Engineers and designers looking to buy electrical and electronic components have a resource available they might not know about: SourceESB....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components#comments Editorial Comment A Skeptical Engineer Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0000 57061 at http://machinedesign.com Back to Where it All Began: The Pacific Design Show http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015 Pacific Design Show was my introduction to world of engineering events, and I’m getting ready for 2016....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/engineers-assemble">Engineers Assemble!</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show#comments Editorial Comment Engineers Assemble! Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:55:00 +0000 56981 at http://machinedesign.com Top 12 Trends in the Science of Managing R&D and Product Development: Part 2 http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Are you on top of the changes in R&D management approaches? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are you on top of the changes in R&D management approaches?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-2#comments Contributing Technical Experts Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:03:00 +0000 56751 at http://machinedesign.com What are the Differences Between Springs? http://machinedesign.com/springs/what-are-differences-between-springs <div class="node-body article-body">Some of the same technology that enables a pacemaker to function can also be found in a ballpoint pen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/springs/what-are-differences-between-springs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/springs/what-are-differences-between-springs#comments Basics of Design Manufacturing Equipment Springs Community Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:41:00 +0000 56721 at http://machinedesign.com Get Ready for National Engineers Week http://machinedesign.com/blog/get-ready-national-engineers-week <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s getting close to George Washington’s birthday, and that means it’s also getting close to National Engineers Week (Feb 21-27)...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/get-ready-national-engineers-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/get-ready-national-engineers-week#comments Editorial Comment News A Skeptical Engineer Tue, 02 Feb 2016 22:00:00 +0000 56631 at http://machinedesign.com Why Are Engineers Reluctant to Change? http://machinedesign.com/blog/why-are-engineers-reluctant-change <div class="node-body blog-body">While researching my latest feature regarding 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and its developing role in the cloud, I found the same story again and again...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/engineers-assemble">Engineers Assemble!</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/why-are-engineers-reluctant-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/why-are-engineers-reluctant-change#comments Editorial Comment CAD Engineers Assemble! Wed, 27 Jan 2016 20:18:00 +0000 56561 at http://machinedesign.com Contributed Article Guidelines http://machinedesign.com/contributed-article-guidelines <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> </fieldset> <div class="node-body curated_topic-body">Guidelines on how to contribute to the Penton Design, Engineering and Sourcing (DES) Group which includes Electronic Design, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Machine Design, and Microwaves & RF.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributed-article-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Community Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:54:00 +0000 56411 at http://machinedesign.com Get the Most Out of Your FDM 3D Printer, Part 2 http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body">Take advantage of your FDM 3D printer in the field of additive manufacturing, including the development of thermoset and thermoplastic parts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer-part-2#comments 3D Printing Contributing Technical Experts Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:12:00 +0000 55401 at http://machinedesign.com Top 12 Trends in the Science of Managing R&D and Product Development: Part 1 http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Is your shop utilizing some of the advances in management science? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Is your shop utilizing some of the advances in management science?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-12-trends-science-managing-rd-and-product-development-part-1#comments Contributing Technical Experts Editorial Comment Wed, 13 Jan 2016 20:47:00 +0000 55321 at http://machinedesign.com The Top 10 Innovative Companies in 2015 Poised for Success in 2016 http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-10-innovative-companies-2015-poised-success-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Companies developing brain-computer interfaces, advanced water treatments, cybersecurity, and more, presented new business opportunities in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-10-innovative-companies-2015-poised-success-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/top-10-innovative-companies-2015-poised-success-2016#comments Contributing Technical Experts Thu, 07 Jan 2016 19:25:00 +0000 55061 at http://machinedesign.com