Monday, November 23, 2015

The Social Rewind for November 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 week’s column: Back-to-work Mondays can be a little depressing, so check out this BioFit shared post of photos of some of the coolest offices from around the world for a quick pick-me-up.

As the temperatures outside continue to chill, cold and flu season is upon us. Puritan shared this post that investigates which popular cures for treating the common cold actually work.

Weller Soldering shared this exciting post about the first human tests of a memory-boosting brain implant. After successful experiments with rats and monkeys, the potential applications in humans are encouraging.

"The revolutionary implant, already shown to help memory encoding in rats and monkeys, is now being tested in human...

Posted by Weller Soldering on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Operating on tumors in the inner ear is extremely tricky and often requires surgeons to remove the mastoid bone. Robot Magazine’s post looks at a robotic worm (NiLiBoRo) for head surgery that will require only a 5 mm tunnel cut to perform the same operation.

Robotic worm for head surgery can cut around corners

Posted by Robot Magazine on Monday, November 16, 2015

This Mashable post examines a worrisome environmental trend: October 2015 was the first month to cross a key global-warming boundary and scientists are also 99% sure that 2015 will set a new calendar year temperature record.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about our latest Guest Blog, How to Choose a Continuous Monitor for Your ESD Control Program, by Transforming Technologies’ Craig Zander.

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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