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Law

Oversight of US Safety Standards Under Audit

After 36,000 Americans died in motor traffic accidents in 2019, the Transportation Department’s Office of Inspector General announced it will audit U.S. vehicle safety standards. During the audit process, the inspector general will review the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in how it vets and implements Federal Motor Vehicle […]

Certification

Getting to Know IPC-A-610 Standards for Acceptability

The IPC-A-610, otherwise known as Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies, is a certification issued by the Association Connecting Electronic Industries to individuals involved in electronic assemblies. It is an important component of electronic manufacturing training that workers in the industry are required to undergo. This certification is intended for persons who […]

Web design

The Importance of Web Standards

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WD93tBGimpo]A few years ago, checking that the site worked in the two main browsers (Firefox and Internet Explorer) was all that mattered; the validity of the markup was not deemed important. You will still hear people talking about “both browsers” as if nobody ever used anything other than Internet […]

Investing

The Quick & Easy Guide to OTC Trading

Many people are familiar with the stock markets. These centralized trading exchanges include the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, London Stock Exchange, and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, among others. They are centralized because trading and investing activity takes place at a fixed location. OTC (Over the Counter) trading takes place […]