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Graphene Cousin “Flips” For Energy Storage Breakthrough

<b>Published on</b> November 4th, 2014 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>9<p>Graphene Cousin “Flips” For Energy Storage Breakthrough<p>November 4th, 2014 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>It looks like …

Two-dimensional piezoelectric material forms basis of world's thinnest electric generator

Co-leader of the research, Zhong Lin Wang, has previously been involved in developing the world's first practical piezoelectric nanogenerator, …

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The Internet of Things Will Change Your Company, Not Just Your Products

I have had a front row seat as companies have struggled to enter the emerging world of the Internet of Things — first, 10 years ago as a vice president at Ambient Devices, an MIT Media Lab spinoff that was a pioneer in commercializing IoT devices, and then as a consultant.<p>One of the biggest …

My Dentist 3D Printed My Crown

As a tech junkie and geek wannabe I’ve been paying attention to 3D printing and the exploding maker movement. When I say paying attention, I mean reading about it, watching hackers and hobbyists make stuff, and wondering if there is more to the technology than the brightly colored plastic …

What it took for Elon Musk’s SpaceX to disrupt Boeing, leapfrog NASA, and become a serious space company

<i>This story has been corrected.</i><p>The Space Exploration Technology rocket factory is a large, white hangar-like building near Los Angeles international airport, with a parking lot filled with late-model motorcycles and Tesla electric cars. The vast metal structure once churned out 747 fuselages for …

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Minnesota firm using 3-D printing to customize cremation urns

Urns for storing ashes of the deceased, intended to look<br>classy, sometimes can be tacky — even creepy. One company hawks<br>3D-printed busts of the dearly …

It’s an IoT standards shakeup as Broadcom dumps Intel’s Open Interconnect Consortium

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Broadcom, one of the founding members of the Open Interconnect Consortium, has left the group over a disagreement on how to …

A recent advance in nanotechnology could herald the widespread uptake of nanoelectrode arrays and the next generation of low-cost, high-performance nanoscale biosensing devices<p>An interdisciplinary research team from the Schools of Engineering and Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh (in …

Google Partners With UCSB To Build Quantum Processors For Artificial Intelligence

Google today announced that it is expanding its research around quantum computing and that it has hired UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) John Martinis and his team — one of the most prolific research groups in this area — to work on new quantum processors based on superconducting electronics. Researchers …

How Beacons Are Changing the Shopping Experience

Beacons are taking the world of mobile by storm. They are low-powered radio transmitters that can send signals to smartphones that enter their immediate vicinity, via Bluetooth Low Energy technology. In the months and years to come, we’ll see beaconing applied in all kinds of valuable ways.<p>For …

3M Invests in Smart Energy Instruments

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M New Ventures – the corporate venture arm of 3M – announced an equity stake in Toronto-based Smart Energy …

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After acquiring Silego Technology, a US supplier of configurable mixed-signal ICs (CMIC), for US$306...<p>Taking place from June 5-9, Computex 2018 will …

Apple Prepares HealthKit Rollout Amid Tangled Regulatory Web

Apple has held talks with Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins.<p>Apple Inc has been discussing how its HealthKit service will work with health providers at Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins as well as with Allscripts, a competitor to electronic health records provider …

High-Quality Graphene Enables Flexible Circuits | Chemical & Engineering News

Bendable Circuits<p>Circuits made of graphene on polyethylene terephthalate (left) can switch at the high frequencies required for wireless …

Cisco invests $30m in IoT centre in Barcelona

Networking giant Cisco on Wednesday announced plans to open an Internet of Things innovation centre in the Spanish city of Barcelona. From 2015 to …

Battery-free wifi network inches closer to reality for IoT

Engineers at the University of Washington have further developed the short range, battery-free, wireless communication system they first showed off …

Energy Harvesting Chip Demonstrated

PORTLAND, Ore. — Energy harvesting chips can power sensors in hard-to-reach locations, providing power indefinitely to sensor nodes without …

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Lowest Power MEMS Mic Cuts Noise

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Always-on voice-activated applications, from smartphones to wearables to industrial control headsets -- at the very least have to …

Microsoft sides with Qualcomm in showdown over connected home | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has joined Qualcomm Inc and other technology companies in a bid to establish standard ways for household devices like light bulbs and thermostats to talk to each other.<p>A shadow of a man using his mobile phone is cast near Microsoft logo at the 2014 Computex …

Why U.S. Companies Will Win Wearables

Wearables seem to be everywhere. Whether it’s the wearables of the near future, like smart glasses, the even nearer future—smartwatches—or the ones …

Intel's mood-capturing 3D camera will be in tablets early next year

A new 3D webcam for mobile devices from Intel that can assess facial expressions is slated to appear in some tablets early next year.<p>Intel's …

Driverless Cars: A Bonanza for Chipmakers

We already know that we won’t see fully autonomous vehicles until after 2030. But the systems that will form the brains of a driverless car are …

Validation Board - FREE tool for testing startup ideas, stop wasting time and money

The Validation Board is a great tool to help entrepreneurs stay focused on taking action while implementing the Lean Startup process.<p>— Eric Ries, …