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Plastic Gears Are the Future

Advances in polymers have created plastic gear solutions that are superior to metal gears. Plastic gearing has been increasing in usage as designers better understand their benefits and limitations. These…

Edge Computing: A Competing View

There still remains a lot of discussion about what “edge computing” really means. At its core, it’s more about how control technologies are used than what they do. Continue reading…