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Copper Assembly Can Replace Fiber Optics in Some 2019-02-11 06:00:00In the ongoing drive toward gigabit speeds in servers and other computing systems, copper cabling has sometimes been written off. That’s especia

Light Used to Speed Up 3D Printing of 2019-02-11 05:30:00While 3D printing is being used more and more in the production of plastic parts, it’s still not economically feasible in small manufacturing jo

Silicone-Polymer Material Shows Unprecedented Ice-Repelling Capability 2019-02-11 05:00:00Anyone who lives in a place with below-freezing temperatures knows how destructive and even dangerous icy conditions can be, and the effect they have

3 Important Questions to Ask Before You Use 2019-02-08 06:00:00 (Image source: Pixabay) The decision to use deep learning in your research and development can be a good one. But only if you carefully consider the

Electrify America Adds Tesla Powerpacks 2019-02-08 05:30:00Last year, as a part of the settlement after it was found cheating on diesel engine emissions, Volkswagen agreed to spend $2 billion to create a subsi

3D-Printed Holographic Prints Developed for Enhanced Security 2019-02-08 05:00:00Researchers have developed a new way to protect printed money, ID cards, and passports from counterfeiting using nano-scale 3D printing. Researchers f

Big Jump in EV Sales Seen for 2019 2019-02-07 06:00:00It won’t be just a Tesla market anymore. A new study from Navigant Research predicts a 50% jump in battery-electric vehicle (BEV) sales in 2019.

Tempo Automation Is Creating the Engineer-Driven Factory 2019-02-07 05:30:00 Tempo Automation's factory uses real-time IIoT software to keep design engineers informed throughout the entire PCB manufacturing process (image sou

Safe, Biocompatible Sensor for Child Diagnostics and Virtual-Reality 2019-02-07 05:00:00Researchers have been working to develop medical monitoring devices that are less obtrusive and more user-friendly for patients, especially children,

Tesla Gains Technology in Purchasing Maxwell 2019-02-06 06:00:00Although lithium-ion batteries have become the portable power source of choice for everything from cell phones to electric vehicles (EVs), two things

Design News Honors Distinguished Products & Companies at 2019-02-05 23:02:00Design News, the leading industry publication for design engineers, today announced the Golden Mousetrap Award winners spanning 15 categories, includi

Batteries From Organic Radical Polymers 2019-02-05 06:00:00Over the past twenty years, lithium-ion batteries have become the dominant electrochemical storage system. Cell phones, personal electronics, electric

NYT > Art & Design

The Surprising Tale of One of Frank Stella’s 2019-02-17 10:00:07At 82, this titan of Modernism is talking about the past, taking stock and putting some of his works and part of his collection up for auction.

Met Museum to Return Prize Artifact Because It 2019-02-15 19:37:46Investigators found that the gold-sheathed coffin had been stolen from Egypt in 2011.

Family Guide: Kids and Culture? There’s So Much 2019-02-15 15:14:12Arts writers for The New York Times share their strategies (snacks) and budget-friendly options (outdoor events) in a discussion about introducing chi

Family Guide: 27 Ways to Keep Your Kids 2019-02-15 15:11:05Classical concerts, children’s film series and a festival where technology meets art are among the events that can keep young minds occupied (an

The Week in Arts: Kamasi Washington, Amy Sedaris, 2019-02-15 14:28:44The brash saxophonist performs at the Apollo; Season 2 of “At Home With Amy Sedaris" begins; and the Spanish dancer returns to Manhattan.

SFMoMA to Sell 1960 Rothko to Help Diversify 2019-02-15 09:20:51At Sotheby’s in May, the painting is expected to bring $35 million to $50 million, which will be used to acquire work by women and people of col

The Art Dealer Mary Boone Is Sentenced to 2019-02-14 23:45:48She begged for leniency but the judge ordered that she spend 30 months in federal prison.

20 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This 2019-02-14 17:00:04Our guide to new art shows and some that will be closing soon.

What to See in New York Art Galleries 2019-02-14 12:26:09‘Samaritans,’ an evocative show by 16 artists; Bonnie Collura’s ‘princes’; Carol Rama’s arresting watercolors; and

Japanese Architect’s Delicate Slate Canopy Is Chosen for 2019-02-14 11:23:31Junya Ishigami is to create the structure in Hyde Park, London, this summer, promising a design that would look “like a billowing piece of fabri

Morgan Library & Museum Announces $12.5 Million Exterior 2019-02-14 09:00:05After spending millions working to renovate and expand the complex’s interior, the Morgan shifts to revamp the historic library’s facade.

Tolkien’s World: An Exhibition Transports Us to Middle-earth 2019-02-14 05:00:14J.R.R. Tolkien — the artist, the writer, the scholar — is the subject of an exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum. The show is a c

designboom | architecture

in conversation: stefano boeri on la triennale di New! 2019-02-18 12:36:14designboom met architect stefano boeri, who was recently elected president of la triennale di milano, to investigate how he and his team of curators i

alessandro mendini passes away aged 87 New! 2019-02-18 12:10:03in honor of his life and work, we revisit our conversation back in 2000, where he spoke about the media, the internet, his fears, and his favorite pro

moon hoon installs vibrant ‘view folly’ overlooking south 2019-02-18 10:45:46moon hoon view folly is characterized by vibrant, contrasting colors and rhythmic, directional patterning projected onto the exposed structure. The po

snarkitecture builds narrative installation for LAUFEN at milan 2019-02-18 07:25:42from clay to ceramic, snarkitecture captures the transformation of the raw material into unique, excelling bathroom products by LAUFEN. The post snark

joana vasconcelos invades le bon marché with monumental 2019-02-18 07:15:34the piece is on display from 17 january to 24 march. The post joana vasconcelos invades le bon marché with monumental embroidered creature &lsq

ginga architects builds concrete house on top of 2019-02-18 07:00:26the compact house uses planes of concrete and glass to frame views of the rooftops below. The post ginga architects builds concrete house on top of a

marte marte architects covers austria’s castle extensions with 2019-02-18 06:30:14as hermetic cubes, the new additions are self-confident and formal in their uncompromising manner. The post marte marte architects covers austria&rsqu

the minimalist casa luum villa by pedro domingos 2019-02-18 06:00:39casa luum's whitewashed volumes are based on a traditional mediterranean structure of small plots delimited by stone walls. The post the minimalist c

designer builds huge hand sculpture as a stage 2019-02-18 05:30:37the installation is an ad campaign promoting 'rokid me', a high-quality portable smart speaker that can be controlled from the palm of the

benjamin hubert unveils app-controlled seating concept for airbus 2019-02-18 05:00:09'move' utilises smart textiles enabling passengers to monitor and control variables, including seat tension and temperature. The post benjamin huber

BCQ arquitectura constructs modular prototype for environmental education 2019-02-17 02:15:53the space doubles as a habitat for species of animals, insects, invertebrates, and birds. The post BCQ arquitectura constructs modular prototype for

idis turato wraps yellow swimming complex interiors into 2019-02-16 22:10:22swimming pool vukovar is located on the site of the old, open-air swimming complex in borovo naselje, croatia, which had been destroyed during the war