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: Many of Einstein’s theories have been proven, but some require leaving the planet to do so. Tektronix shared this post about a spacecraft called the LISA Pathfinder that will detect gravitational waves as a final step in proving or disproving Einstein’s ideas about the curvature of space-time.
Do you know how to care for your soldering equipment? JBC Tools shared this piece that tells how to properly tin your soldering iron tip (important info for prolonging the life of your tips).
If your business deals with chemicals, you’ve probably heard of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for Hazard Communications. This Brady post offers a complete FAQ for all you need to know about the GHS and its new deadlines.
If you’re a child of a certain age, you’ve no doubt played with Silly Putty at some point in your life. Have you ever wondered what it’s made of? Check out this Laughing Squid post to learn about what makes this odd putty so silly.
Whether you call it an elastic band or a rubber band, here’s a cool post from Instructables that offers up a bunch of unusual uses for the stretchy loops.
And we close out this week’s column with a post about the upcoming end to our Transforming Technologies Free Shipping/Free Wrist Strap promo.
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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