What to wear at a job interview and blockchain were among the hot topics Source: The Institute’s 10 Most Popular Articles of 2018
France aims to boost electrical renewable energy capacity - including hydropower - from 48.6 gigawatt (GW) end 2017 to 74 GW in 2023 and 113 GW in 2028, mainly by boosting wind and solar. Report by Geert De Clercq, (Reuters) - France plans to double its renewable energy capacity with a system of regular tenders… Continue reading France to double renewables capacity under 10-year energy plan
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Like most parents, I want my kids to succeed and choose a career that is right for them. I may be biased, but I’ve always felt an engineering career would provide them with a secure, stable future. I’ve tried many times to persuade my two oldest children to get into the profession, but to no… Continue reading A Hands-On Approach With My Son Sparked His Interest in Engineering
Susan Hagness and her research group at the University of Wisconsin in Madison have applied their expertise in electromagnetics to a number of areas including medical imaging and cancer therapies. Now her team is working on a device to help cranberry growers with the laborious task of counting their fruit. The current method of estimating… Continue reading Here’s how technology improves local communities first!
There’s a lot of confusion about what job candidates should wear for interviews at today’s tech companies and startups. Are suits and skirts too formal? Are jeans and sneakers too casual? Does anyone even care how you dress as long as you can do the job? The author of this article decided to ask a… Continue reading What’s the Dress Code for Job Interviews These Days?
In an era of fake news, IEEE, the largest and most respected nonprofit, non-political institution is trying to restore a semblance of trust in news-sharing sites and the institution of journalism. Its new "IEEE P7011 Standard for the Process of Identifying and Rating the Trustworthiness of News Sources" will analyze factual accuracy, headlines, and provide… Continue reading IEEE Standard to Rate the Trustworthiness of News Sites – IEEE – The Institute