Posts Categorized: Physical & Offline

Startup provides companies with reusable packaging

A new packaging startup offers companies a sustainable shipping model with reusable packaging made from recycled materials.

Food boxes to sell unsaleable food

A new foodbox hopes to reduce food waste by selling ‘ugly’ foods at a deep discount.

New shoes made from recycled gum

A fashion company is marketing a new sneaker with soles made from recycled gum.

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.

New robot detects industrial hackers

A new robot could help detect, deflect and counteract hacker attempts who target factories and industrial sites.

Engineers produce biofuel from mushroom waste

A naturally occurring bacteria turns cellulose into a petrol substitute that gas-powered cars can use without requiring any modification.