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News
October 11, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

IEEE unveils roadmap to electronics’ future

2019 Heterogeneous Integration Roadmap (HIR) identifies long-term tech requirements to inspire collaboration in the electronics industry
News
September 27, 2019 by Joseph Pisani, The Associated Press, New York

Coming soon: Alexa in your ear and on your finger

The goal is to get Alexa voice assistant built into everything outside the home and wherever customers are
Product
September 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

Reflective sensor eliminates need for peripheral circuitry

TT ELECTRONICS OPB9001 pcb sensor module for industrial and medical applications provides 24-30 volt input compatibility and features 4-pin connectors for simple programming and operation. Device includes the OPB9000 reflective sensor and eliminates the need for peripheral circuitry like resistors,…
News
September 6, 2019 by Liezel Labios, UC San Diego

Robotic lens zooms-in with blink of an eye

Movements of soft robotic lens are controlled by the eyes
News
September 4, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Harmonic Medical receives funding for its med tech

FedDev Ontario contribution to accelerate commercialization of its innovative, non-invasive ultrasound therapy equipment
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August 2, 2019 by John Toon, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

Soft wearable health monitor uses stretchable electronics

A wireless, wearable monitor built with stretchable electronics could allow comfortable, long-term health monitoring of adults, babies and small children without concern for skin injury or allergic reactions caused by conventional adhesive sensors with conductive gels.  The soft and conformable monitor…
Product
August 2, 2019 by Stephen Law

Medical PSUs deliver design flexibility

VERSITILE POWER Medical Series of power supplies (PSUs) provide system designers flexible system power solutions from 600 to 1000 watts. Products can be used in multiple applications where standardizing on a single reference power platform is key for simplifying installation footprints…
News
July 31, 2019 by The Canadian Press, Vancouver

Federal gov’t commits $20M to scale health tech

The federal government has committed $20 million to help scale up innovative Canadian companies in the health and biosciences sectors. The funding announced Monday will go towards establishing a marketplace on which small and medium-sized companies and startups will be…
News
July 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Biometric credit, debit cards use super thin electronics

SmartMetric Inc. has created one of the most advanced biometric fingerprint validated and activated credit/debit cards, by developing super thin electronic components along with extremely thin circuit board technology. Together, this has turned the credit/debit card into an advanced powerful…
Feature
July 23, 2019 by Sam Million-Weaver, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Simple ‘smart’ glass reveals the future of artificial vision

Smart glass that can recognize images without requiring any sensors or circuits or power sources
Feature
July 9, 2019 by Andrew Dereka, product director, Laird Thermal Systems

Storage cooling technology is critical in medical environments

Industries such as biotech use liquid chromatography equipment to break down the chemical composition of complex liquids
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July 3, 2019 by Judy Illes, Professor of Neurology and Director of Neuroethics Canada, University of British Columbia and Jennifer Chandler, Professor of Law, University of Ottawa – The Canadian Press

New technologies for the brain require ethical approaches to innovation

Entrepreneurs are selling wearable devices in the open marketplace with claims of benefits to memory, attention and concentration