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stretchable

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Stretchable gold conductors bring bling to elastic electronics

Researchers work with gold nanoparticles to build a stretchy, conductive material that could go into medical devices and wearable technology.

By July 19, 2013

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Prosthetic 'smart' skin can feel all of the things

A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.

By December 9, 2014

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Liquid metal makes stretchable wires

North Carolina State University has created a liquid-metal cable that can stretch to eight times its size.

By December 20, 2012

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Fos wearable LED panel lights up urban athletes

The Fos Kickstarter project wants to brighten up the athletic fashion world with flexible LED panels that can display workout achievements.

By August 26, 2013

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3D-printing with liquid metal at room temperature

A new method for printing 3D structures and wires from liquid metal opens up possibilities for flexible and stretchable electronic connections.

By July 9, 2013

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Stretchable OLEDs let you fold, resize your screen

Is the display on your phone too small for you? If this prototype pans out, the solution will be simple. Stretch it.

By August 29, 2011

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Robots in development can reach out and touch someone

Georgia Tech team is working on a robotic arm that can "feel" through clutter to reach something, a common search-and-rescue task.

By May 1, 2013

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Thalmic Labs working on wearable remote control

The MYO armband reads muscle movement and sends the data via Bluetooth to control computers, smartphones, or almost any digital device.

By April 24, 2013

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How to find a good iPad Mini case or bag

So may options to choose from...but they're not all perfect. Here's how to start winnowing out what you really need for your little iPad.

By December 19, 2012

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Impact-sensing sports cap measures head injury

Reebok and startup MC10 team to make a smart skullcap that can be worn under helmets to measure impact to the head on athletes of any age or skill set.

By October 25, 2012