Robert McCarthy

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MIT Engineers Create New Hybrid Materials That Could 'Grow' Electronic Devices

A team of MIT engineers have created ‘living cells’ made from bacteria that could be used to ‘grow’ electronic devices. The cells are then used to …

Product: Magura Elect Fork

We log more ride time on the new electronic suspension system<p><b>By Simon Stewart</b><p>The eLect fork uses a handlebar-mounted remote to toggle between auto …

Ballpoint Pen Draws Electronic Circuits With Conductive Ink

Circuit Scribe is a rollerball pen that uses a silver conductive ink to let you create fully functioning circuits as fast as you can draw, making it …

Nano Magnetics Announces Nanoport Magnetic Connectors for Electronics at CES

Nano Magnetics is launching a magnetic connector that will add a new type of connection to appliances and electronic devices.<p>The Vaughan-based …

This tiny generator can power wearable devices using your body heat

Many wearables have decent enough battery life, but you know what'll make them even better? If we never have to recharge them at all. That's why researchers have been developing small power sources that can generate electricity using body heat, including a team from the Korean Advanced Institute of …

Learn How to Use a Multimeter for All Your DIY Electronics Projects

Multimeters are a vital part of any electronics project, but learning how to use one isn't as simple as it looks. Thankfully, the above video from …

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Next Generation Membrane Pacemakers Wrap the Heart Like an Electronic Glove

This heart is wrapped in a special electronic membrane that keeps it beating at the perfect rate. Researchers from the University of Illinois at …

Over My Dead Body: A Medical Blood-Drawing Robot

Seen here with a face that clearly spells regret in every language, a man has blood drawn by Veebot, a blood-drawing robot. 'So, we're going to strap …