15 Results for

electrochromic

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Electrochromic roof

Mood lighting for your car: The ultimate in Targa tops, the power electrochromic roof is an electrically charged glass panel that goes from 0.5 to 15 percent light transmission.

May. 21, 2008

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This chemical iris could revolutionize smartphone camera design

A new chemical iris design developed by researchers in Germany could mean that smaller camera modules for smartphones are on the way.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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3D-printed dress exposes your body as you reveal data

An NYU graduate student explores what it means to expose ourselves online by creating a dress that translates data sharing into real-life exposure.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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Apple wins patent for solar-powered MacBook

The patent envisions a lid with a secondary display, touch inputs, and solar cells to help charge your Mac.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Apple awarded three new patents

Overnight, the USPTO granted Apple patents on a smart stylus, magnetic iPhone camera lenses and a solar-powered laptop.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Saint Gobain invests in self-tinting 'smart glass'

Building materials company pays $80 million for stake in Sage Electrochromics and plans to build a large-scale factory to make energy-saving glass.

By Nov. 11, 2010

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This sheet turns your windows into mirrors

Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology says its stick-on film turns glass into a smart window, and can reduce the air conditioning load by reflecting sunlight.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Window and insulation experts the next plumbers?

Emerging technologies geared toward closing a "thermal envelope" in green building, already the largest growth market in construction, are poised to see increased growth by 2020, report says.

By Aug. 3, 2011

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Picture brightens on auto-tinting smart windows

Big building companies back smart-glass startups Soladigm and Sage Electrochromics to get auto-tinting glass out of the labs and into buildings.

By May. 11, 2012

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E-paper sales expected to hit $9.6 billion in '18

Sales of e-paper displays--primarily used in e-readers for now--are predicted to soar from 22 million units this year to 1.8 billion in 2018.

By Aug. 26, 2009