Monday, May 11, 2015

The Social Rewind for May 11, 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, Popular Mechanics looks at a Polish architect’s proposal to build an incredible underwater tennis court off the coast of Dubai. This awesome creation would allow spectators to enjoy undersea life between watching the tennis match…no scuba gear required.

Robotic surgery is becoming a common tool of the medical industry. Automaton examines the potential security issues of a surgical robot being hacked.

3D Printing Industry presents yet another medical-related life-saving success for 3D printing: 3D-printed, patient-specific splints for infants born with defective airways.

Three infants are saved by patient-specific, 3D printed medical implants! #3dprinting

Posted by 3D Printing Industry on Monday, May 4, 2015

This explanatory post from Laboratory Equipment magazine, about how the hottest Dust Bowl years of 1934 and ’36 were linked to two hot spots in the oceans, could assist us in understanding and preparing for future Dust Bowl type situations.

Hottest Dust Bowl Years Linked to Warm OceansTwo ocean hot spots have been found to be the potential drivers of the...

Posted by Laboratory Equipment magazine on Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Mashable reported on the licensing of the first self-driving semi-trucks in the U.S. The trucks were manufactured by Daimler and are currently licensed for operation only in the state of Nevada.

And we close out this week’s column with our post announcing EasyBraid’s new Buy 3, Get 2 Free Soldering System promo.

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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