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See A Boeing Dreamliner Built In Under 2 Minutes

October 6, 2015 | by CNN | Videos | Comments

Take a behind-the-scenes look inside Boeing's factory as a 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft is built.

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Manufacturing Minute: An Autonomous Combat Drone

October 5, 2015 11:23 am | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos

In this episode, British engineers unveil an artificially intelligent combat drone. 


Manufacturing Minute: Airbus' Glider Aims To Reach New Heights

October 2, 2015 10:48 am | by Abbey Dean, Editor | Videos

In this episode, how a new engineless aircraft could reach the edge of space. 


Engineering Newswire: See Through Armor Developed From Fighter Plane Tech

October 2, 2015 10:44 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos

This episode looks at a 3D printed house, a "see-through" armored vehicle system and self-folding objects. 


Patent Wars Cooling? Microsoft, Google End 5-Year Dispute

October 2, 2015 10:38 am | by Bloomberg Business | Videos

Google and Microsoft agree to end their long-running patent feud over smartphones and video game systems, dropping about 20 lawsuits in the U.S. and Germany.


Manufacturing Minute: Flexible Smartwatch Displays

October 1, 2015 11:45 am | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos

In this episode, Polyera’s bendable smartwatch could finally bring flexible displays into the mainstream. 


Warehouse Workers Compete At LogistXGames

October 1, 2015 11:42 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos

With warehouses of companies like Amazon popping up all around New Jersey, it was only natural that the Garden State would play host to the LogistXGames, a competition commemorating the work of the employees that power those facilities.


Sony Spins Off Walkman Into New Company

October 1, 2015 11:39 am | by Bloomberg Business | Videos

The Walkman brand starts operations as a separate entity for the first time today after its spinoff from Sony.


Meet The Guy Who Invents New Beers For Anheuser-Busch

October 1, 2015 11:37 am | by CNNMoney | Videos

Rob Naylor is a brew master at the research pilot brewery of beer giant Anheuser-Busch. Every day he dreams up, brews and tastes new types of beer looking for the next big hit.


Manufacturing Minute: Breaking The Land-Speed Record

September 30, 2015 12:03 pm | by Bethe Croy, Associate Editor | Videos

In this episode, a car that travels faster than the speed of sound. 


What's It Like Driving The New Tesla Model X SUV?

September 30, 2015 11:54 am | by Bloomberg Business | Videos

Bloomberg's Betty Liu reports on her ride in the new Tesla Model X SUV.


Manufacturing Minute: SpaceX To Launch Next Falcon 9 Soon

September 29, 2015 11:55 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Videos

In this episode, SpaceX is looking to get its Falcon 9 rocket back on track. 


The History of Volkswagen, 'The People's Car'

September 29, 2015 11:51 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos

Volkswagen has always been more than a car. It occupies a special place in German society. Here's a look at some of the iconic moments for the German auto maker, now caught in a scandal over emissions.


Scientists Build Lightweight Solar Cells To Track Sun

September 29, 2015 11:47 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos

By borrowing from the ancient Japanese art of paper cutting Kirigami, Scientists at the University of Michigan have developed lightweight solar cells that twist to follow the sun. 


Manufacturing Minute: The Self-Driving Warehouse Robot

September 28, 2015 12:10 pm | by Abbey Dean, Editor | Videos

In this episode, Clearpath Robotics unveils the world's first self-driving warehouse robot. 


Behind The Brand: Tata Group

September 28, 2015 12:02 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos

With revenues of $108 billion, the Tata group is a global powerhouse, but is better known for its individual brands like Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley tea to name a few. Isa Soares talks about how the unique identity of those individual brands is more important to the company over being recognized as part of the Tata group.


Future On Wheels: New Gizmos Moving People

September 28, 2015 11:55 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos

New Yorkers are using personal transportation gadgets with a futuristic feel, from self-balancing electric scooters and unicycles to a portable motor that gives a boost to scooters and bikes.


Manufacturing Minute: Another Rival For Tesla?

September 25, 2015 10:59 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Videos

In this episode, meet Tesla's latest rival — the Thunder Power Sedan.


Engineering Newswire: Mercedes Shape-Shifts At High Speeds

September 25, 2015 10:54 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos

This Engineering Newswire looks at launching 50 drones into the sky and shape-shifting with Mercedes new concept car.


Manufacturing Minute: Volvo’s Trash-Collecting Robots

September 24, 2015 11:56 am | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos

In this episode, Volvo’s ROAR robots plan to take over the stinky job of trash collecting. 


A High-Resolution, Laser-Drawn Resin 3D Printer

September 24, 2015 11:54 am | by CNET | Videos

The Form 2 3D printer from Formlabs uses a powerful Blu-ray laser to slice layers of sticky resin into fully built, highly detailed objects.



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