Monday, February 23, 2015

The Social Rewind for February 23, 2015

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 edition, Tektronix posted this story (among other in their Tek Pulse feature) about a Hungarian inventor who used water’s natural abilities and the convective heat transfer process to create a water-insulated home that cuts energy needs.

Our friends at Weller are soldering experts, in this share of a Lifehacker post, they tell us about a simple way to recycle wasted solder for re-use.

Let’s hope a powerful slam dunk doesn’t send these beautiful stained-glass backboards, mentioned in MAKE Magazine’s post, from Baroque to broken.

Did Neanderthal communities have gender-based roles? This post by Laboratory Equipment magazine indicates that dental grooves on Neanderthal teeth seem to point to yes.

EE Times shared this post that details the ups and downs of the FAA’s proposed rules for commercial drones.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about the ESD Control for Electronics seminar, which we are co-hosting with Transforming Technologies and Focus Assembly.

There you have it…another quick look at a few of last week’s most interesting social media posts. We hope you enjoyed this week’s Social Rewind. We’d love it if you shared other interesting blog posts with us.

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