January 12, 2017
origami crane drone

ORIZURU, the Origami Crane Drone

    An Origami drone that flies like a real bird just became a reality. Orizuru, developed by LAPIS Semiconductor of ROHM Group, is an ultra-lightweight […]
December 29, 2016
epidermal electronics

Epidermal Electronics: Wearable Heart Monitor with Speech Recognition

©UPI Wearable technology has advanced to the point that it is no longer just a technology of the future. From Apple watches to Fitbit trackers, these […]
November 18, 2016
wristwhirl

WristWhirl: A Smartwatch That Works Like a Joystick

  It’s time to free your hand! Researchers from Dartmouth College and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Lab at University of Manitoba have been developing a smart wristwatch […]
October 6, 2016
flexible circuit technologies

Futuristic Trends in Flexible Circuit Technologies (Cont.)

Click here to read Part 1 of this article > Flex Products Flex circuits are used in many different settings. Similar to traditional circuit design, flex […]
October 6, 2016
flexible circuit technologies

Futuristic Trends in Flexible Circuit Technologies

While traditional electronic circuit design based on a rigid PCB board substrate has been the reliable foundation of the digital technology age, there is a limit […]
September 9, 2016
wearables tech con

Wearables TechCon 2016: The Rise of Emotionally-Intelligent Wearable Devices (Interview with JR Alaoui of Eyeris)

The influx of wearable tech and IoT into our everyday lives means more data is collected about our functioning and habits than ever before. Monitoring devices […]
August 31, 2016
neural sensors

Bioelectronics: Neural Dust – Ultrasonic Neural Sensors for Brain/Body Interface

Researchers from SWARM Lab at UC Berkeley have just introduced dust-sized ultrasonic neural sensors. Measuring only 0.8 x 3 x 1 mm in size, this tiny […]
July 28, 2016
Insect-inspired MEMS Microbot

Insect-inspired MEMS Microbot

An insect microbot has become reality. Weighing just under 0.080g and less than 5.0 mm in size, this insect-inspired microbot has six legs and can mimic […]
July 5, 2016
driver assist

Driver Assist Car Predicts Your Moves

Imagine that you are driving a car down a road in an unfamiliar area. You quickly turn right after realizing that your destination is on the […]
June 7, 2016
make an electric circuit

College Startup AgIC Introduce Printable Electrical Circuits

In this post, we will be shining a spotlight on manufacturing innovators. AgIC is a startup sponsored by Tokyo University that has gained notice for innovative […]
May 27, 2016
MEMS device

The MEMS Device That Will Change The World

©Melanie Gonick/MIT Medical Capsule Robots (MCRs) are the new sensation. Today, we explore various types of MCRs which are a MEMS device, embedded microelectromechanical systems, that […]
May 26, 2016
Sumo robot technology

All About The Sumo Robot Competition And Technology

Greetings! This is Hamaya from the Device Plus Editorial Team in Japan. This post was a collaboration project with Robocon Magazine, which covers sumo robot competitions […]