Posts Categorized: Internet of Things

Cells and electronics 3D printed directly onto skin

US-based researchers are using low cost 3D printers to print electronics and cells directly onto a moving human hand.

Prototype steering wheel makes driving easier

A new soft robotic steering wheel aims to improve the wellbeing of Gig economy drivers.

Smart tire reduces air pollution

A new concept tire uses moss and onboard electronics to reduce urban air pollution.

Blockchain technology used to verify votes in Sierra Leone Election

A financial company has developed proprietary software that provides end-to-end validity of votes using the bitcoin blockchain technology, used recently in Sierra Leone election.

Laser can create edible graphene electronics on food

Researchers have developed a technique that produces laser induced graphene on food, paving way for edible electronics.

Smart bike light could make cycling safer

A new smart light improves bicycle safety by alerting road users when a rider is turning, and sending an alert when there is an accident

Internet-connected display is made entirely of wood

A new multi-instinctive user interface has various displays and adapts to any space by using natural materials.

Smart tennis dampener coaches and analyzes play

Designed for use by players of all skill levels, a new device monitors 20 metrics including strokes, footwork and fitness and provides personalized coaching tips.

Online luxury retailer launches new store concept

A new experiential store aims to replicate the best aspects of the online experience by combining technology with luxury retail shopping.

Where Are They Now?: Smarter

We spoke to Christian Lane, whose brand Smarter has been disrupting kitchen appliances since 2013 and is now moving into a broader conversation around sustainable consumption and food waste reduction.

Reusable smart cups help London coffee shops recycle

A new subscription service that works with multiple brands, allows customers to return their cups to any participating store.

Data scientists compete to solve client problems using machine learning

Highly skilled data scientist professionals utilise crowdsourcing platform to help clients make sense of data and complete projects.