Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Social Rewind for July 19, 2017

Are you subscribed to multiple social media networks like we are? Do you find it difficult it to keep up with all of the updates from the people you follow? Do you feel like you're missing a lot of good information?

"The Social Rewind," is a weekly compilation of what we thought were the most interesting, funny, or informational social media posts of the previous week. Q Source follows a variety of really fascinating companies and individuals on Twitter, Facebook & Google+ and we want to share the best of what they have to say.

Leading off this week’s column: Tektronix’ post celebrated the Man Out of Time, Nikola Tesla’s birthday. Much of our modern society would not exist if not for his amazing inventions.

For those of you who know what a kilogram is…not so fast. Agilent Technologies’ post looks at the upcoming change to the official standard for this globally used unit of measure.

Did you know that workplace falls account for 16% of workers comp claims? Wearwell’s post presents ways to prevent such falls and create a safer workplace.

Do you ever sing the ABCs when you wash your hands? Puritan’s post offers such advice from The Norovirus Woman, Lee Ann Jaykus.

Here's an important post from Laughing Squid for those who need to know how to properly greet people from different cultures.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about using our live chat option.

There you have it; another quick look at a few of last week's most interesting social media posts. We enjoy bringing you this weekly column and hope you liked reading the Social Rewind. We'd love it if you shared your interesting posts with us and if you would share this column with your friends and colleagues.


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Monday, July 17, 2017

Get Measured Savings w/Our INSIZE Micrometers Featured Product Promo

Save an extra 5% off the Q Source price of INSIZE Micrometers. Get this discount when you add an eligible micrometer to your shopping cart. Our Featured Product promo is valid Monday, July 17, 2017 and runs through Friday, July 21, 2017.

These top-quality micrometers are available as electronic outside micrometers, imperial micrometer sets w/ratchet stops, imperial outside micrometers w/ratchet stops, and outside micrometers w/counters. Each micrometer features a carbide measuring face and is supplied with setting standards. Please see the individual product page for further details.

Follow our regular Free Freight and Featured Product selections on our Q Source Resource Blog, via our email newsletter, or on our social media accounts. Please help us spread the word about these great money-saving opportunities by sharing these offers with your friends and colleagues.

Click here to shop for INSIZE Micrometers. For further questions, call us (800-966-6020), or send us an email. Please note: This promo is valid only at QSource.com and expires on Friday, July 21, 2017.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Social Rewind for July 12, 2017

Are you subscribed to multiple social media networks like we are? Do you find it difficult it to keep up with all of the updates from the people you follow? Do you feel like you're missing a lot of good information?

"The Social Rewind," is a weekly compilation of what we thought were the most interesting, funny, or informational social media posts of the previous week. Q Source follows a variety of really fascinating companies and individuals on Twitter, Facebook & Google+ and we want to share the best of what they have to say.

Leading off this week’s column: JBC Soldering Tools shared a post that predicts that the wearables market will grow to more than 240 million units worldwide by 2021 as technology improves and prices decline. Are you reading this on your Smart Watch?

3M’s post offers a story of the perseverance of scientist Tim Hoopman in his goal of creating safer traffic signage for road safety.

The event may be over, but this post by Weller still gives you a beautiful peek at some of the amazing eye candy seen at the Maker Faire Nantes. Origami gardens, light painting, humanoid robots? Yes, please!

Digital technology continues to change our world and this post from Eclipse Tools focuses on how things like mobile technology are impacting the building and construction industries.

A 7-foot tall robot made of trash? Check out Make’s post to learn about the collection of useless items that is Phillip the Robot.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about anti-fatigue floor mats.

There you have it; another quick look at a few of last week's most interesting social media posts. We enjoy bringing you this weekly column and hope you liked reading the Social Rewind. We'd love it if you shared your interesting posts with us and if you would share this column with your friends and colleagues.


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Monday, July 10, 2017

Save Shipping on the In-Stock, Ready-to-Ship Lindstrom Tools You Need

Get Free Freight on In-Stock Lindstrom Cutters & Pliers. Receive this discount when you add an eligible tool to your shopping cart. Our Free Freight promo is valid Monday, July 10, 2017 and runs through Friday, July 14, 2017.

Eligible tools include cutters and pliers from the Supreme, 80, and RX Series; a selection of ESD-safe and standard models, various cutting gauge capacities, and various cutting types, head shapes, and lengths. For complete details, please visit each individual product page.

Follow our regular Free Freight and Featured Product selections on our Q Source Resource Blog, via our email newsletter, or on our social media accounts. Please help us spread the word about these great money-saving opportunities by sharing these offers with your friends and colleagues.

Click here to shop for Lindstrom Cutters & Pliers. For further questions, call us (800-966-6020), or send us an email. Please note: This promo is valid only at QSource.com and expires on Friday, July 14, 2017.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

The Social Rewind for July 5, 2017

Are you subscribed to multiple social media networks like we are? Do you find it difficult it to keep up with all of the updates from the people you follow? Do you feel like you're missing a lot of good information?

"The Social Rewind," is a weekly compilation of what we thought were the most interesting, funny, or informational social media posts of the previous week. Q Source follows a variety of really fascinating companies and individuals on Twitter, Facebook & Google+ and we want to share the best of what they have to say.

Leading off this week’s column: You may want to sit down for this post from Agilent Technologies about a study that says french fries could be deadly.

Will NFL teams further embrace advanced analytics data? Zebra Technologies’ post looks at how the new Denver Broncos coach will use such information.

3D Printing Industry’s post looks at a record setting graphene aerogel that is the lightest 3D-printed material in the world and offers improvements for electronics and batteries.

This National Nuclear Security Administration post confirms that not only is Jupiter the largest planet in our Solar System, it is also the oldest.

In an example of what inspires a great invention, Laughing Squid’s post tells about why Philippe Kahn created the first camera phone twenty years ago.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about Metcal’s Spring/Summer Promo (Buy 3 MX-5200 Soldering Systems and Get 1 Free).

There you have it; another quick look at a few of last week's most interesting social media posts. We enjoy bringing you this weekly column and hope you liked reading the Social Rewind. We'd love it if you shared your interesting posts with us and if you would share this column with your friends and colleagues.


For additional Q Source news, product information, reviews, how-to articles, and special offers please subscribe to our email newsletter and to The Q Source Resource Blog.