A conductive self-healing hydrogel to create flexible sensors

Recent advancements in the field of electronics have enabled the creation of smaller and increasingly sophisticated devices, including wearable technologies, biosensors, medical implants, and soft robots. Most of these technologies are based on stret.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJun 2nd, 2023

Opinion: As space exploration and colonization expand, off-Earth resources will create a booming market

The drive to explore deeper into space and establish colonies on other planets has intensified over the last decade, and with it the importance of space resources extraction......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Incomplete disclosures by Apple and Google create “huge blindspot” for 0-day hunters

No one mentioned that libwebp, a library found in millions of apps, was a 0-day origin. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Incomplete information included in recent disclosures by Apple and Microsoft reporting critical zero-.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Don’t throw out those used coffee grounds—use them for 3D printing instead

Any object you create can be thrown back into a coffee grinder and reused on a new object. Enlarge / A pendant, espresso cups, and flower planters 3D-printed from used coffee grounds. (credit: Michael Rivera) Most coffee.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Novel filter uses carbon nanotubes to create new paradigm for dialysis membranes

A collaborative team has developed a new type of filter for kidney dialysis machines that can clean the blood more efficiently and improve patient care. Piran Kidambi, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, led the team, which.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

One-atom-thick phosphorus/arsenic alloy ribbons could improve batteries, solar cells and sensors

Researchers at UCL have created one-atom-thick ribbons made of phosphorus alloyed with arsenic that could dramatically improve the efficiency of devices such as batteries, supercapacitors and solar cells......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

High-energy-density chemical fuel powers bug-sized robots to leap, lift and race

Cornell researchers combined soft microactuators with high-energy-density chemical fuel to create an insect-scale quadrupedal robot that is powered by combustion and can outrace, outlift, outflex and outleap its electric-driven competitors......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

1Password introduces mobile support for passkeys

1Password customers can now create, manage, and sign in with passkeys on a growing number of websites and apps, providing cross-platform access on iOS 17 and Android 14, as well as all major web browsers on Mac, Windows, and Linux. Later this fall, 1.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Research finds that more flexible working and avoiding excessive alcohol at work events are key to workplace equality

Flexible working is key to creating a more diverse and inclusive workforce, according to a new report. The research into equality, diversity and inclusion in the UK insurance industry also found that excessive alcohol consumption at team building and.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Study shows high-resolution light field displays and vision correction result in enhanced virtual experiences

Near-eye displays are emerging as the future of portable devices, providing individuals with immersive virtual reality experiences. The primary objectives in developing these displays are to create immersive experiences and ensure visual comfort. Whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Researchers unveil new flexible adhesive with exceptional recovery and adhesion properties for electronic devices

The rapid advancements in flexible electronic technology have led to the emergence of innovative devices such as foldable displays, wearables, e-skin, and medical devices. These breakthroughs have created a growing demand for flexible adhesives that.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Study explores mechanical properties of molybdenum disulfide nanoribbons with armchair edges

The properties of nanoribbon edges are important for their applications in electronic devices, sensors, and catalysts. A group of scientists from Japan and China studied the mechanical response of single-layer molybdenum disulfide nanoribbons with ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Researchers use liquid metal and laser ablation to create stretchable miniature antennas

Researchers have developed a new method for making tiny stretchable antennas from a hydrogel and liquid metal. The antennas could be used in wearable and flexible wireless electronic devices to provide a link between the device and external systems f.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

Unveiling the invisible: A bioinspired CMOS-integrated polarization imaging sensor

Polarimetric imaging can uncover features invisible to human eyes and conventional imaging sensors, and it is becoming an ever more essential technique in modern society. Conventional polarimetric imaging systems require complex optical components an.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

Scientists develop self-healing elastomer for flexible electronics

Scientists in China have fabricated a high-strength elastomer with self-healing properties. The polymer has significant potential in the field of flexible electronic devices......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

Apple releases iPadOS 17 with new Lock Screen, flexible and interactive widgets, more

Apple has officially released iPadOS 17 today. While the major update doesn’t include as many changes as recent years, it comes with a refreshed Lock Screen, interactive and more flexible widgets, Stage Manager upgrades, and more. more….....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

Wipro partners with ServiceNow to optimize clients’ risk and security operations

Wipro has partnered with ServiceNow to create Wipro CyberTransform – Intelligent ServiceNow Risk and Security Solutions, a solution that enables organisations to integrate their risk, compliance, and security postures more effectively. In the c.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

iPhone 15 Pro weight mystery solved: Why it feels lighter than it is

While Apple made much of the iPhone 15 Pro weight reduction, achieved by swapping out the stainless steel frame for a titanium one, it did create something of a mystery. The weight reduction of the iPhone 15 Pro versus last year’s model is relat.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

All-fiber ellipsometer for nanoscale dielectric coatings

Measuring the refractive index and the thickness of thin films (films with a thickness from less than a nanometer to several microns) is essential to characterize them and improve the performance of sensors and devices that employ thin films. The mos.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

Developing novel conducting polymer-hydrogel interpenetrating networks for neural interfacing

A research group led by Prof. Lu Yi from the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has proposed three-dimensional (3D) conductive polymer-hydrogel interpenetrating networks for high-performance chro.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

Q&A: New tool can reveal inequitable distribution of "healing" green spaces

Areas in Vancouver with the greatest need for restorative nature often have the least exposure to it, according to a new UBC study published recently in Ambio. These neighborhoods include Strathcona, downtown Vancouver, the West End, southern Sunset.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 14th, 2023