Thursday, June 22, 2017

OGA to host well construction hackathon

The Oil and Gas Authority will hold a hackathon to identify new technology and practices which can reduce the cost of well construction on...

Inside Fitbit’s Quest to Make Fitness Trackers Invisible

Now that everyone knows what a Fitbit looks like, the company wants to make Fitbits that don't look like anything. The post Inside Fitbit's...

How To Use Basic Design Principles To Decorate Your Home

And when we woke up, we had these bodies. They're like, except I'm having them! Oh, I think we should just stay friends. You'll...

Cook Inlet Lease Sale 244 yields more than $3 million in high bids

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has reported that the first lease sale held in Alaska’s federal waters since 2008 garnered $3,034,815 in...

Rosneft, partners to invest over $8 billion in Russian offshore energy sector

Rosneft and its partners plan to invest 480 billion roubles ($8.4 billion) in developing Russia’s offshore energy industry over the next five years. Source: Regional report

A Short History of the Many, Many Ways Uber Screwed Up

Uber's CEO resigned today. Here's a timeline of how the company got here. Source: Feed 1 business

Power Up Your iPhone 7’s Camera With Olloclip’s New Lenses

This week, Olloclip announced three new lens sets to help take those iPhone 7 cameras to the next level. The post Power Up Your...

Building a knowledge-sharing culture in Africa

The key to successful local skills development is the proactive promotion of tailored knowledge sharing in-country, rather than attempts to export learning formulas from...

Offshore design and analysis software assists wind farm engineering

Deepwater Wind, a Providence, Rhode Island-based offshore wind developer, undertook the $290-million Block Island Wind Farm project to supply less expensive power to Rhode...




Why You Should Keep Funding Kickstarter Projects That Don’t Deliver

Despite being a gamble for the consumer, crowdfunding is the only way a small group of people can turn their idea into a sustainable...

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The Tiny EOS M5 Is Canon’s Best Mirrorless Camera Yet

Because Canon is so good at making DSLRs, the company's mirrorless cameras have essentially been an afterthought. The EOS M5 will change that. The...

Gadget Lab Podcast: Nostalgia Is Huge Again

This week: Pokémon Go, Nintendo's NES Classic, and much ado about messaging. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Nostalgia Is Huge Again appeared first on...