Monday, September 21, 2015

The Social Rewind for September 21, 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 week’s column: R&R Lotion shared this post that reminds us of the importance of knowing potential toxins (the alcohol content of hand sanitizers, for example) and dangerous substances that are at home and around the workplace.

TE Connectivity’s post tells us that when diverse robots can talk to each other they are more efficient and economical. All arguing aside, it seemed to have worked for R2D2 and C3PO.

Speaking of classic sci-fi, Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation’s post reminds us that many of the gadgets we loved from Star Trek, are now available in 21st century versions such as cell phones, tablets, phasers, and more.

[Infographic] Star Trek Gadgets That Exist In The 21st Century: http://bit.ly/1NvjaH9 #tech #engineering #technology

Posted by Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation on Tuesday, September 15, 2015

What kind of dressing goes with an LED salad? Gooch & Housego shared this story of GrowWise City, Philips Lighting’s indoor farm in the Netherlands where leafy vegetables are being grown with LED lighting.

There is now an indoor farm focused on growing salads and other leafy vegetables with the help of LED lighting. http://bit.ly/1fs1QFe

Posted by Gooch & Housego Instruments and Life Sciences on Monday, September 14, 2015

Mashable shared this article and photos of the inside of a WW1 German submarine. It’s an understatement to say that it took a very specific type of person to deal with the claustrophobic, creepy interior of the vessel.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about our limited-time IAC FREE Shipping promotion

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.


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