Week 3 DQ 1
What would it take to provide a technological advancement such as powerful, lightweight electrical storage batteries into the innovation of the electric powered car that can have the range of a gas-powered car?
Would the traditional automotive industry embrace this change? Why or why not?
Week 3 DQ 2
With over 1.3 billion people in China, why are they known for cheap manufacturing instead innovation?
Conversely, northern California’s silicon valley has a relatively small population but is responsible for many new ideas and companies – think Facebook, Intel, yahoo, and thousands of smaller companies. Why?
And why isn’t Texas (much larger in size and close to the population of California) known as a leader for technology advancement?