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Did I Just Hit My Head? How Hard Did I Hit My Head?

Did I Just Hit My Head? How Hard Did I Hit My Head?

Apr 15, 2014

By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine Wearable, high-performance electronics offer a new tool for real-time assessment of head injuries Paul Litchfield, vice president of Reebok’s Advanced Concepts Group, is on a roll as he leans into the conversation at a small, circular table in Booth 26718 of the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall. It’s nearing 11:30...

Made in America – CADD Edge (MA)

Made in America – CADD Edge (MA)

Apr 14, 2014

CADD Edge is another preferred American supplier of contract manufacturing services you will find only at a Design-2-Part trade show at http://www.d2p.com. The CADD Edge Approach is Engineering Simplified™ CADD Edge provides a complete line of engineering business solutions to leading manufacturing companies throughout New England and the Mid-Atlantic. Well...

Is 3D Printing the Key to Jumpstarting American…

Is 3D Printing the Key to Jumpstarting American…

Apr 14, 2014

“Is 3D Printing the Key to Jumpstarting American Manufacturing?” By Gabrielle Karol, Fox Business According to 3D printing reps, the key to creating hundreds of thousands of jobs may soon be on a desktop near you. At the Inside 3D Printing Conference last week in New York City, industry insiders said that 3D printers could have the power to...

How Will You Know When to Reshore? Five Factors to Consider

How Will You Know When to Reshore? Five Factors to Consider

Apr 11, 2014

By Rosemary Coastes, Area Development Online There are many factors to consider when “rebalancing your manufacturing,” reshoring some operations to the U .S. and leaving others in place to serve the growing Asian market. Several of the important factors in the original offshoring decisions have dramatically changed. China is losing some of its clout as an...

3D Printing and Robotics – Design and Make the Future

3D Printing and Robotics – Design and Make the Future

Apr 11, 2014

SME’s Silicon Valley Chapter to Present Conference Titled “3D Printing and Robotics – Design and Make the Future” In Conjunction with the Design-2-Part Show April 2, 2014 – The SME’s Silicon Valley Chapter will present a one-day conference, “3D Printing and Robotics – Design and Make the Future” on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at the Santa Clara Convention...

Meet the New Coach

Meet the New Coach

Apr 10, 2014

By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine A look at some of the engineering feats that made a “digital coach”—the 94Fifty Smart Sensor Basketball—possible (Photo courtesy of 94Fifty/InfoMotion Sports Technologies) It’s a blustery, gray skied Tuesday afternoon in mid-November, hoops season has just begun, and Dave Calloway is power dribbling a basketball inside...