Monday, November 9, 2015

The Social Rewind for November 9, 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: While those of us in the Northeast may need air conditioning less right now, this interesting retweet by IDEAL Industries looks at the breakthrough history of this life-improving and life-saving invention.

How do hospitals lower costs and create a safer environment for patient stays? Fashion Seal HC’s post mentions a study that says single-patient rooms are the key to reducing hospital-acquired infections and care costs.

Electric cars are slow and uncool, right? Wrong! TE Connectivity’s post presents us with the Venturi Buckeye Bullet: A 300+ MPH electric car built by Ohio State University students to be the fastest in the world.

The student-developed Venturi Buckeye Bullet hits speeds past 300 mph on the storied Bonneville Salt Flats but its...

Posted by TE Connectivity on Tuesday, November 3, 2015

When it comes to the fathers of the atomic bomb, most people have heard of Oppenheimer, Teller, and Einstein. But was there a mother of the atomic bomb? Agilent Technologies’ post tells the story of Lise Meitner.

Who was "the woman behind the atomic bomb"? Find out at

Posted by Agilent Technologies on Thursday, November 5, 2015

The ever-amazing accomplishments of 3D printing continue: This 3D Printing Industry post recognizes Russia’s 3D Bioprinting Solutions feat of successfully transplanting a thyroid into a mouse.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about Brady’s new BBP31/BBP85 firmware upgrades, which add additional functionality & versatility to these popular printers.

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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