Daily Archives: January 15, 2011

Cost Engineering in the 1930s

It looks like cost engineering was already happening back in the 1930s: In the foreground, the destroyed original power transformer from the 1939 Zenith 7-S-363 radio; the rear, an equivalently rated replacement built in October 2010 by Edcor Transformer. In order … Continue reading

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Web Reading Goes Full Circle

In the early days of the Internet, if you wanted to read a web page, you had to go to that site. If there were updates, you needed to check it manually as often as you wanted to know it … Continue reading

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