The Fictiv team is back with another monthly edition of our hardware roundup! Read through for the latest on autonomous vehicle technology, major trends in automotive and telecomm production, and a look at NASA’s groundbreaking InSight landing.

Don’t forget to take a look at upcoming community events and job opportunities! We hope you have a chance to attend an event that sparks your interest.

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Industry News

Hardware Knowledge

Events + Community


  • Quip has a number of roles open, in both engineering and product management and design.
  • Samsara also has open product and hardware engineering positions.
  • The Prepared’s engineering and manufacturing job board is always a great resource.


For the Love of Engineering

“The Quantum Garden” is an interactive exhibit at Aalto University. The exhibit uses data from visitors touching the springs to visually simulate the results of a quantum physics problem. Each touch contributes to solving a real open scientific research problem!

See you next month!

The Fictiv Team