North Carolina became the 34th state to allow hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas after new standards for the controversial practice took effect last week.
Now is the time for manufacturers to consider revamping how they track supply chain networks. Here are the top three reasons why.
This week, Greg Goodwin of LNS research is counting down the top 5 asset performance trends in the manufacturing sector.
Lana Zak investigates the efforts being made to get more girls into technology fields.
Eccentric Swiss watchmaker MB&F has launched a $35,000 robot clock at the Baselworld watch trade fair, complete with "mechanical brain" and flashing red eyes. The company's founder talked to Bloomberg about pushing the boundaries of clock making.
Seven of the 14 Chinese tech firms that made their U.S. debuts in 2014 currently have stock prices below their initial offerings.
President Barack Obama is highlighting private-sector efforts to encourage more students from underrepresented groups to pursue education in science, technology, engineering and math.
Marco della Cava got an exclusive look at Google's self-driving car at the Google facility in Mountain View, Calif.
This Engineering Newswire looks at flying rockets through the Northern Lights, sticking giant earth catheters into geysers, and taking the fastest bike ride in the world.
A proposed class action lawsuit was filed Thursday in California that claims some of the country's top selling wines have high levels of arsenic. Some brands have up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) allows for drinking water.
Each year, OSHA names the most cited violations it encountered during its workplace safety inspections that year. The seminar, “Avoiding OSHA’s Top 10 Safety Violations,” provided insight on the most frequently issued citations and industry best practices for reducing the hazards
On Thursday, Elon Musk unveiled a new software update that he said would make running out of charge unintentionally "basically impossible."
As strides in mobile technology are made, it’s becoming possible for anyone on the manufacturing floor with a mobile device to live-stream what they’re seeing to experts who can help with problem resolution in real time.
Watch out Apple: Swiss company Tag Heuer is developing its own smartwatch with tech rivals Google and Intel.
General Motors CEO Mary Barra will be questioned this fall by lawyers suing GM over its defective ignition switches.
The Federal Aviation Administration says it has issued online retailer Amazon a certificate to experiment with unmanned aircraft for research, development and crew training.
Three of the largest food services companies each announced in recent weeks that they would purchase liquid eggs exclusively from cage-free poultry facilities by 2020.
A recent analysis by Michigan State University researchers cast doubts on the effectiveness of compounds intended to promote biodegradation in plastics.
The world's multi-billion dollar chocolate market relies on a fragile plant and faces volatile global economic factors.
Graco has agreed to pay a $3 million fine for delayed reporting of consumer complaints about difficulty opening car seat buckles.