This week we return to the past and try to ensure we can eat food all year round...and not die in the process.Read More
This week we recap the events at CES by discussing why anyone would get into the drone/wearables/sinking ship business. We theorize that the traditional business model is better than the current crowdsourcing model, and that doing your homework is essential when entering a flooded market.Read More
So you've used your engineering skills and acumen to create an incredible way to separate portions of bread. Primed to disrupt the world, your next step is to market your innovation...somehow?Read More
Tech and toys: the top of every engineer's Christmas wish list. In our second annual holiday episode, we discuss the gifts that we're hoping appear under our trees this year. From extravagent drones to cheap lego sets, we lay out the best gifts for the engineer in your life.Read More
This week we bask in the consumerism of the holiday season. We discuss how great the internet is for buying stuff, and how brick and mortar stores are usually not so great. And of course, we talk about how Amazon plans to change that.Read More
Looking back on the last 40-odd weeks there have been some moments of hilarity which, for obvious reasons, didn't make it into the final episodes. So come with us on a journey into the podcasting studio and see what happens before the final cut.Read More
After all of the years of late nights and longs days that it takes to spin up an education and career in engineering, how do you leave it all behind and completely change your path?
Now imagine that everyone around you is telling you that it's a mistake.Read More
This week we return to the past. The cold dark past. And try to warm things up with our engineering know-how. We discuss the downside of living with a garbage fire, try to avoid lead poisoning, and get distracted by centrifugal governors.Read More
This week we chat with friend of the podcast and returning guest, Dom Aibi. We talk about his new career, his thoughts on the industry and consulting, and the benefits of routine and positive peer pressure on the path to health.
After his original interview way back in episode 3, we fully intended to have Dom come back an tell us more about the mysterious world of PLCs. But then he ran off to the other side of the world and couldn't talk to us... until now! Dom is back and we are finally going to learn what a PLC is and why industry loves them so much.Read More
In a world where computers can teach themselves, will we still require programmers? This week a Wired article prompted us to we revisit the topic of a past episode to discuss the necessity of coding in the future.
This week we post Episode 41, our 40th anniversary episode! We set out to talk about pet peeves and premium pet perks that drive engineers crazy, and then lead us to fall in love all over again. I don’t really have any other words to describe the misguided hilarity that ensues. Warm fuzzies abound!Read More