Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The Social Rewind for January 26, 2016

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: In a nod toward National Peanut Butter Day, this Agilent Technologies post looks at two peanut safety processes: A way to detect peanuts in food, for the safety of people with peanut allergies, and a method for protecting peanuts and peanut butter from cancer-causing chemicals found in soil mold.

We’re about a month into the New Year and many folks are probably struggling with their diet resolutions. This Workrite Ergonomics post discusses some common sense, simple rules for healthy eating.

Laboratory Equipment magazine’s post gives us a heads up to a rare cosmic show: Now into February, the five bright planets (Mercury, Venus, Saturn, Mars, and Jupiter) will shine in the sky every morning.

This post from Weller Soldering shows there may soon be hope for all of us who get lost in airports. Spencer, an autonomous robot, is being trained at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport to direct lost passengers to their travel gates.

KLM airlines in partnership with several organizations, is developing an autonomous robot to guide lost passengers to their travel gates. A robot to assisting you at the airport ... cool or creepy?

Posted by Weller Soldering on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

When super-geniuses talk of global holocausts, we listen. In this Mashable post, Stephen Hawking warns that Earth will face very dangerous times over the next 100 years.

And we close out this week’s column with a look at our focus on saving you money via the Vision Engineering FREE Shipping offer.

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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