Researchers in Japan have turned to heterogeneous silicone to "bounce back" stretchable sensors that have been stretched a touch too far.
About 6 days ago by Luke James
Engineers in South Korea have developed a process that could lead to the realization of embedded wearable electronics.
October 03, 2020 by Luke James
Engineers are finding ways to innovate face masks with electronics—whether for air filtration, an LED smile, or language translation.
September 26, 2020 by Adrian Gibbons
The printed solar cells are so light, thin, and flexible that they can rest on a bubble.
September 17, 2020 by Luke James
Texas researchers realize the strengths of both solid-state and liquid-state batteries in the first room-temperature liquid-metal battery.
August 29, 2020 by Luke James
Researchers from Berkeley have come up with a method to create ultra-high energy density capacitors, combining the virtues of both batteries and capacitors.
August 21, 2020 by Jake Hertz
A new type of so-called drawn-on-skin electronics reportedly allows precise biological data to be harvested while the wearer is in motion.
August 14, 2020 by Luke James
Smart ring company Oura has partnered with both the NBA and WNBA to keep players safe while the season resumes.
August 14, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Radar-on-chip systems span a number of industries, from autonomous cars to continuously-measuring medical devices. What's the secret to their flexibility?
August 13, 2020 by Rushi Patel
By using source-gated transistors in place of TFTs, researchers have created a new circuit design that promises great improvements in large-area electronics.
August 04, 2020 by Jake Hertz
By means of four wrist-mounted thermal cameras, the detailed positions of 20 points on the human hand can be tracked in real time.
July 23, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
Analog Devices (ADI) has put down billions to buy out Maxim Integrated in a continuation of ADI's string of acquisitions.
July 13, 2020 by Kate Smith
Optical sensors have made it big in the medical device industry. And with wearables taking on increasing roles for health monitoring, size is paramount.
July 11, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Smartwatches are increasingly used as medical devices. What's going on at the circuit level for these bio-metric wearables?
July 09, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a team of engineers at NASA JPL has created PULSE, a pendant that will warn if you’re about to touch your face.
June 29, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Researchers have created a high performance, eco-friendly, and elastic supercapacitor that could be a boon for the development of greener wearables.
June 25, 2020 by Luke James
In the electronics space, organic solar cells may find a range of useful applications, particularly in the development of wearable devices.
June 19, 2020 by Luke James
With the ability to conform to any shape, flexible hybrid electronics will animate devices with unprecedented spatial adaptability.
June 12, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
Patients with diabetic neuropathy often can't feel injuries on their feet, which can lead to ulcers and amputation. Siren's microsensor-embedded socks catch early signs of inflammation.
May 30, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
Heat-related illnesses cause more deaths than any other weather incident. Now, researchers are designing biomonitors—some that measure pH in sweat—to detect early indicators of heatstroke.
May 27, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
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