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Solar supercapacitor for wearables

Solar supercapacitor for wearables

Jul 19, 2018 United Kingdom
A new form of solar-powered supercapacitor could help make future wearable technologies lighter and more energy-efficient, scientists say.‌
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Ultimate smell test: Device sends rotten food warning to smartphone

Ultimate smell test: Device sends rotten food warning to smartphone

Jul 4, 2018 United States
When it comes to the "smell test," the nose isn't always the best judge of food quality. Now scientists report that they have developed a wireless tagging device that can send signals to smartphones warning consumers and food distributors when meat and other perishables have spoiled.
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Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Jun 25, 2018 Germany
Researchers have successfully teamed up to perform inkjet printing onto a gummy bear. This might initially sound like scientists at play - but it may in fact point the way forward to major changes in medical diagnostics, as reported in Printed Electronics World.
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Webinar Thursday 12 July - Gas Sensors for Internet of Things

Webinar Thursday 12 July - Gas Sensors for Internet of Things

Jun 20, 2018 Worldwide
IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 12 July titled Gas Sensors for Internet of Things.
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New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

Jun 19, 2018 Australia
Scientists from ANU have designed tiny optical sensors that open the door to developing a wearable device that allows doctors to medically diagnose people's health in real time.
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Smart material enables novel applications

Smart material enables novel applications

Jun 1, 2018 Luxembourg
Research led by scientists has shown the potential of liquid crystal shells as enabling material for a vast array of future applications, ranging from autonomous driving to anti-counterfeiting technology and a new class of sensors.
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Smart skin for flexible monitoring

Smart skin for flexible monitoring

May 8, 2018 Saudi Arabia
An electronic tag that stretches and flexes while it records location and environmental data can monitor marine animals in their natural habitat as reported in Printed Electronics World.
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Paint Job Transforms Walls Into Sensors, Interactive Surfaces

Paint Job Transforms Walls Into Sensors, Interactive Surfaces

May 3, 2018 United States
Walls are what they are — big, dull dividers. With a few applications of conductive paint and some electronics, however, walls can become smart infrastructure that sense human touch, and detect things like gestures and when appliances are used.
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Using tooth sensors to detect disease

Using tooth sensors to detect disease

May 1, 2018 United States
Collaborative research team developing biological sensors that would analyze saliva, send information electronically to doctors.
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BeBop Sensors announces close Of $10M+ series A funding

BeBop Sensors announces close Of $10M+ series A funding

Apr 24, 2018 United States
BeBop Sensors Inc announced the close of its $10 Million+ Series A funding led by San Francisco-based Bullpen Capital, a leader in post-seed funding. With millions of sensors in daily use, BeBop Sensors designs, manufactures, and delivers smart fabric sensors to Fortune 500 companies in the Health, Automotive, IoT, and AR/VR markets.
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Fully integrated ultra-low power module Silent Energy

Fully integrated ultra-low power module Silent Energy

Apr 12, 2018 United Kingdom, Russia
Fully integrated ultra-low power module "Silent Energy" to be launched at IDTechEx in Berlin on April 11th. Silent Sensors and Comberry participate in a new project to create a fully integrated solution for low power applications.