GE Modernizes Moon Boots and Sells Them as SneakersThe moon boots worn by Armstrong and his fellow astronauts were made from GE silicon rubber designed for extreme weather and conditions. NASA may no longer fly its own missions, but that hasn’t stopped GE from reinventing the moon boot for the 21st century—this time as a sneaker made from “super materials” typically used in jet engines and wind turbines
        (via GE Modernizes Moon Boots and Sells Them as Sneakers - Businessweek)
GE Modernizes Moon Boots and Sells Them as Sneakers

The moon boots worn by Armstrong and his fellow astronauts were made from GE silicon rubber designed for extreme weather and conditions. NASA may no longer fly its own missions, but that hasn’t stopped GE from reinventing the moon boot for the 21st century—this time as a sneaker made from “super materials” typically used in jet engines and wind turbines

(via GE Modernizes Moon Boots and Sells Them as Sneakers - Businessweek)

Inside the Mind of a General Electric Company Chief Manufacturing ScientistOn a high level, GE’s vision of the Brilliant Factory combines software, data, analytics, sensors, and the cloud, where designers, suppliers, and production engineers can collaborate over crowdsourcing platforms, design goods, and virtually test production without touching materials or machines.
        (via Inside the Mind of a General Electric Company Chief Manufacturing Scientist (GE))
Inside the Mind of a General Electric Company Chief Manufacturing Scientist

On a high level, GE’s vision of the Brilliant Factory combines software, data, analytics, sensors, and the cloud, where designers, suppliers, and production engineers can collaborate over crowdsourcing platforms, design goods, and virtually test production without touching materials or machines.

(via Inside the Mind of a General Electric Company Chief Manufacturing Scientist (GE))